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Dortmund Sparkassen Tournament

Vladimir Kramnik6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Peter Svidler6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Michael Adams6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Peter Leko5/9(+2 -1 =6)[games]
Vassily Ivanchuk4.5/9(+1 -1 =7)[games]
Zoltan Almasi4/9(+1 -2 =6)[games]
Artur Yusupov4/9(+1 -2 =6)[games]
Viswanathan Anand4/9(+0 -1 =8)[games]
Alexander Beliavsky3/9(+0 -3 =6)[games]
Alexey Shirov2.5/9(+0 -4 =5)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Dortmund Sparkassen (1998)

The 26th Dortmund International Chess Tournament held from June 26th to July 5th, 1998 was a Category XVIII event. Ten players competed in a round robin format, including (in order of Elo): Vladimir Kramnik (2790), Vishwanathan Anand (2770), Vassily Ivanchuk (2740), Alexei Shirov (2710), Peter Svidler (2690), Alexander Beliavsky (2690), Michael Adams (2670), Peter Leko (2670), Zoltan Almasi (2630), and Artur Yusupov (2630). Kramnik, Adams, and Svidler tied for first with 6/9, with Kramnik and Adams finishing undefeated. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 =1 Kramnik * 1 = = = = 1 = = 1 6 =1 Svidler 0 * = 1 1 1 = = = 1 6 =1 Adams = = * = = 1 = 1 1 = 6 4 Leko = 0 = * = = 1 = = 1 5 5 Ivanchuk = 0 = = * = = = = 1 4 =6 Almasi = 0 0 = = * = = 1 = 4 =6 Yusupov 0 = = 0 = = * = 1 = 4 =6 Anand = = 0 = = = = * = = 4 9 Beliavsky = = 0 = = 0 0 = * = 3 10 Shirov 0 0 = 0 0 = = = = * 2

Category: XVIII (2699). Chief arbiter: Lothar Schmid

Previous: Dortmund Sparkassen (1997). Next: Dortmund Sparkassen (1999)

Original collection: Game Collection: Dortmund 1998, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 45  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Adams vs Ivanchuk ½-½391998Dortmund SparkassenB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
2. Kramnik vs Anand  ½-½201998Dortmund SparkassenA17 English
3. Beliavsky vs Leko  ½-½301998Dortmund SparkassenD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
4. Svidler vs Z Almasi 1-0301998Dortmund SparkassenC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. Shirov vs Yusupov  ½-½241998Dortmund SparkassenC00 French Defense
6. Ivanchuk vs Shirov 1-0481998Dortmund SparkassenC42 Petrov Defense
7. Anand vs Yusupov  ½-½641998Dortmund SparkassenC42 Petrov Defense
8. Z Almasi vs Beliavsky  1-0431998Dortmund SparkassenC78 Ruy Lopez
9. Kramnik vs Svidler 1-0301998Dortmund SparkassenD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
10. Leko vs Adams ½-½331998Dortmund SparkassenC78 Ruy Lopez
11. Yusupov vs Ivanchuk  ½-½231998Dortmund SparkassenE61 King's Indian
12. Svidler vs Anand ½-½301998Dortmund SparkassenC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
13. Shirov vs Leko 0-1311998Dortmund SparkassenD85 Grunfeld
14. Beliavsky vs Kramnik  ½-½191998Dortmund SparkassenD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. Adams vs Z Almasi 1-0431998Dortmund SparkassenC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
16. Z Almasi vs Shirov  ½-½171998Dortmund SparkassenC47 Four Knights
17. Svidler vs Beliavsky  ½-½331998Dortmund SparkassenB06 Robatsch
18. Anand vs Ivanchuk  ½-½371998Dortmund SparkassenB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
19. Leko vs Yusupov 1-0681998Dortmund SparkassenC42 Petrov Defense
20. Kramnik vs Adams ½-½411998Dortmund SparkassenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
21. Ivanchuk vs Leko  ½-½211998Dortmund SparkassenD85 Grunfeld
22. Shirov vs Kramnik 0-1541998Dortmund SparkassenE46 Nimzo-Indian
23. Beliavsky vs Anand ½-½311998Dortmund SparkassenE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
24. Adams vs Svidler ½-½271998Dortmund SparkassenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. Yusupov vs Z Almasi  ½-½211998Dortmund SparkassenE49 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Botvinnik System
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Dec-19-13  hellopolgar: Poor Shirov.

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