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Tilburg Fontys Tournament

Viswanathan Anand7.5/11(+4 -0 =7)[games]
Peter Leko7/11(+3 -0 =8)[games]
Matthew Sadler6/11(+1 -0 =10)[games]
Vadim Zvjaginsev6/11(+2 -1 =8)[games]
Vladimir Kramnik6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Jeroen Piket5.5/11(+2 -2 =7)[games]
Michael Adams5.5/11(+3 -3 =5)[games]
Peter Svidler5/11(+2 -3 =6)[games]
Loek van Wely5/11(+1 -2 =8)[games]
Veselin Topalov4.5/11(+1 -3 =7)[games]
Joel Lautier4.5/11(+2 -4 =5)[games]
Viktor Korchnoi3.5/11(+0 -4 =7)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Tilburg Fontys (1998)

The 3rd Annual Fontys International Chess Tournament was a Category XVIII event held in Tilburg, The Netherlands from October 24th to November 5th, 1998. 12 of the world's top players competed in a round robin format. The participants were (in order of Elo): Vishwanathan Anand (2795), Vladimir Kramnik (2780), Michael Adams (2715), Peter Svidler (2710), Veselin Topalov (2700), Peter Leko (2665), Matthew Sadler (2660), Vadim Zvjaginsev (2650), Loek van Wely (2635), Joel Lautier (2625), Viktor Korchnoi (2625), and Jeroen Piket (2605). The tournament was another feather in Anand's cap for 1998. He won clear first, undefeated, with a score of 7.5/11. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 1 Anand * = = = 1 = 1 = = = 1 1 7 2 Leko = * = = 1 = 1 = = 1 = = 7 =3 Sadler = = * = = = 1 = = = = = 6 =3 Zvjaginsev = = = * 0 1 = = = = 1 = 6 =3 Kramnik 0 0 = 1 * = = = = = 1 1 6 =6 Piket = = = 0 = * = 0 1 = 1 = 5 =6 Adams 0 0 0 = = = * 1 = 1 = 1 5 =8 Svidler = = = = = 1 0 * 1 0 0 = 5 =8 Van Wely = = = = = 0 = 0 * = = 1 5 =10 Topalov = 0 = = = = 0 1 = * 0 = 4 =10 Lautier 0 = = 0 0 0 = 1 = 1 * = 4 12 Korchnoi 0 = = = 0 = 0 = 0 = = * 3

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

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Adams vs Van Wely  ½-½361998Tilburg FontysB33 Sicilian
2. Anand vs Lautier 1-0391998Tilburg FontysB32 Sicilian
3. Kramnik vs Svidler  ½-½251998Tilburg FontysD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
4. Leko vs Korchnoi  ½-½361998Tilburg FontysC11 French
5. Piket vs Sadler  ½-½201998Tilburg FontysD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
6. Topalov vs Zvjaginsev ½-½461998Tilburg FontysB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
7. Anand vs Kramnik 1-0351998Tilburg FontysC42 Petrov Defense
8. Korchnoi vs Adams 0-1871998Tilburg FontysA14 English
9. Lautier vs Van Wely  ½-½201998Tilburg FontysA57 Benko Gambit
10. Sadler vs Topalov ½-½341998Tilburg FontysE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
11. Svidler vs Piket 1-0471998Tilburg FontysC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
12. Zvjaginsev vs Leko  ½-½351998Tilburg FontysD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
13. Piket vs Anand  ½-½211998Tilburg FontysD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
14. Van Wely vs Korchnoi 1-0601998Tilburg FontysD33 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
15. Topalov vs Svidler 1-0471998Tilburg FontysC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
16. Leko vs Sadler ½-½341998Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. Kramnik vs Lautier 1-0241998Tilburg FontysD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
18. Adams vs Zvjaginsev  ½-½321998Tilburg FontysB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
19. Anand vs Topalov ½-½461998Tilburg FontysB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
20. Kramnik vs Piket ½-½511998Tilburg FontysD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
21. Lautier vs Korchnoi  ½-½211998Tilburg FontysE12 Queen's Indian
22. Sadler vs Adams 1-0411998Tilburg FontysE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
23. Svidler vs Leko  ½-½231998Tilburg FontysB12 Caro-Kann Defense
24. Zvjaginsev vs Van Wely ½-½331998Tilburg FontysA28 English
25. Adams vs Svidler 1-0441998Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
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