The 7th Torneo Magistral held from May 10th to the 22nd, 1998 in Madrid, Spain was a Category XVII event. Ten grandmasters competed in a round robin format. The participants were (in order of Elo): Vishwanathan Anand (2770), Peter Svidler (2690), Alexander Beliavsky (2690), Michael Adams (2670), Peter Leko (2670), Mikhail Krasenkow (2660), Alex Yermolinsky (2660), Julio Ernesto Granda Zuniga (2630), Miguel Illescas Cordoba (2600), and Pablo San Segundo Carrillo (2505). 1998 was Anand's best year and he continued it here with an undefeated first place score of 6.5/9. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:
Original collection: Game Collection: Madrid 1998, by User: suenteus po 147.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0
01 Anand * = = = 1 1 1 = = 1 6½
02 Svidler = * = = = = = = 1 1 5½
03 Leko = = * = = = = = 1 = 5
04 San Segundo = = = * 0 = = 1 1 = 5
05 Krasenkow 0 = = 1 * = = = = = 4½
06 Adams 0 = = = = * = = = 1 4½
07 Illescas 0 = = = = = * 1 = = 4½
08 Yermolinsky = = = 0 = = 0 * 1 = 4
09 Beliavsky = 0 0 0 = = = 0 * 1 3
10 Granda 0 0 = = = 0 = = 0 * 2½
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|1. Beliavsky vs Yermolinsky
||0-1||39||1998||Madrid||D07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense|
|2. Leko vs Granda Zuniga
|| ||½-½||28||1998||Madrid||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|3. P San Segundo Carrillo vs Illescas Cordoba
|| ||½-½||48||1998||Madrid||A17 English|
|4. Krasenkow vs Svidler
|5. Anand vs Adams
||1-0||39||1998||Madrid||E15 Queen's Indian|
|6. Adams vs Illescas Cordoba
|| ||½-½||60||1998||Madrid||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|7. Anand vs Krasenkow
||1-0||44||1998||Madrid||A35 English, Symmetrical|
|8. Svidler vs Leko
|| ||½-½||64||1998||Madrid||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|9. Yermolinsky vs P San Segundo Carrillo
||0-1||28||1998||Madrid||D47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|10. Granda Zuniga vs Beliavsky
|11. Leko vs Anand
|| ||½-½||21||1998||Madrid||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|12. P San Segundo Carrillo vs Granda Zuniga
|| ||½-½||20||1998||Madrid||D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|13. Krasenkow vs Adams
|| ||½-½||51||1998||Madrid||A15 English|
|14. Illescas Cordoba vs Yermolinsky
|15. Beliavsky vs Svidler
||0-1||43||1998||Madrid||D86 Grunfeld, Exchange|
|16. Granda Zuniga vs Illescas Cordoba
|| ||½-½||44||1998||Madrid||A15 English|
|17. Anand vs Beliavsky
||½-½||41||1998||Madrid||C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|18. Krasenkow vs Leko
|| ||½-½||43||1998||Madrid||D85 Grunfeld|
|19. Svidler vs P San Segundo Carrillo
|20. Adams vs Yermolinsky
|| ||½-½||65||1998||Madrid||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|21. Yermolinsky vs Granda Zuniga
|| ||½-½||20||1998||Madrid||A17 English|
|22. Leko vs Adams
|| ||½-½||27||1998||Madrid||C89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall|
|23. P San Segundo Carrillo vs Anand
|| ||½-½||35||1998||Madrid||A15 English|
|24. Beliavsky vs Krasenkow
|| ||½-½||79||1998||Madrid||A35 English, Symmetrical|
|25. Illescas Cordoba vs Svidler
|| ||½-½||18||1998||Madrid||E92 King's Indian|
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