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Dortmund Sparkassen Tournament

Vladimir Kramnik7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Viswanathan Anand7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Boris Gelfand6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Michael Adams4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Judit Polgar4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Alexey Shirov4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Veselin Topalov4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Robert Huebner3.5/9(+1 -3 =5)[games]
Eric Lobron2.5/9(+1 -5 =3)[games]
Peter Leko2/9(+0 -5 =4)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Dortmund Sparkassen (1996)

The 24th Dortmunder Sparkassen Chess-Meeting took place in the Dortmunder Opernhaus (Theater, Schauspielhaus) in Dortmund, Germany 5-14 July 1996. Rest day: July 9. Eric Lobron was replacing Anthony Miles, who could not come because of a burglary in his house in Andorra. Vladimir Kramnik won the event for the second time, on SB tiebreak ahead of the newly married Viswanathan Anand, both with 7/9.

Age Elo 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 Kramnik 21 2765 * ½ ½ 1 1 1 ½ 1 1 ½ 7 2 Anand 26 2735 ½ * ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 1 7 3 Gelfand 28 2665 ½ ½ * ½ ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 1 6 4 Adams 24 2685 0 ½ ½ * 0 ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 4½ 5 Polgar 19 2665 0 0 ½ 1 * ½ 1 0 1 ½ 4½ 6 Shirov 24 2685 0 ½ 0 ½ ½ * ½ 1 0 1 4 7 Topalov 21 2750 ½ 0 ½ 0 0 ½ * ½ 1 1 4 8 Hübner 47 2595 0 0 ½ ½ 1 0 ½ * ½ ½ 3½ 9 Lobron 36 2585 0 0 0 ½ 0 1 0 ½ * ½ 2½ 10 Leko 16 2630 ½ 0 0 0 ½ 0 0 ½ ½ * 2

Category: XVIII (2676).

Wikipedia article: Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting
TeleSchach: http://www.teleschach.de/schachtage...
TWIC 1: https://theweekinchess.com/html/twi...
TWIC 2: https://theweekinchess.com/html/twi...
Juergen Daniel in Jaque 433, pp. 10-15: http://www.bartelski.pl/olimpbase/l...
Tidskrift för Schack, September 1996, pp. 350-354: https://www.schack.se/tfsarkiv/hist...

Tournament book: 24. Internationale Dortmunder Schachtage 5.-14. Juli 1996. Joachim Beyer Verlag, Hollfeld. 140 pp. (https://i0.wp.com/www.blog.konikows...)

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Original collections: Game Collection: Dortmund 1996 by User: suenteus po 147 and Game Collection: Dortmund Sparkassen 1996 by User: Tabanus.

 page 1 of 1; 21 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kramnik vs Gelfand ½-½241996Dortmund SparkassenE97 King's Indian
2. Shirov vs Topalov  ½-½301996Dortmund SparkassenE92 King's Indian
3. Adams vs Huebner  ½-½521996Dortmund SparkassenC42 Petrov Defense
4. Shirov vs Judit Polgar ½-½561996Dortmund SparkassenB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
5. Leko vs E Lobron  ½-½261996Dortmund SparkassenB33 Sicilian
6. Topalov vs Gelfand  ½-½581996Dortmund SparkassenD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
7. Adams vs Shirov  ½-½261996Dortmund SparkassenB06 Robatsch
8. Leko vs Huebner  ½-½471996Dortmund SparkassenC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
9. Anand vs Kramnik ½-½161996Dortmund SparkassenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
10. Gelfand vs Judit Polgar  ½-½261996Dortmund SparkassenE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
11. Shirov vs Anand  ½-½311996Dortmund SparkassenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
12. Huebner vs E Lobron  ½-½441996Dortmund SparkassenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
13. Kramnik vs Leko ½-½231996Dortmund SparkassenD85 Grunfeld
14. Adams vs Gelfand ½-½201996Dortmund SparkassenB23 Sicilian, Closed
15. Gelfand vs Anand  ½-½231996Dortmund SparkassenE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
16. Huebner vs Topalov  ½-½591996Dortmund SparkassenA10 English
17. E Lobron vs Adams  ½-½361996Dortmund SparkassenD05 Queen's Pawn Game
18. Topalov vs Kramnik ½-½291996Dortmund SparkassenD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
19. Judit Polgar vs Leko  ½-½511996Dortmund SparkassenB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
20. Adams vs Anand  ½-½461996Dortmund SparkassenB50 Sicilian
21. Gelfand vs Huebner  ½-½191996Dortmund SparkassenD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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