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Amsterdam IBM 1978
Compiled by suenteus po 147
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The grandmaster section of the eighteenth annual IBM international chess tournament was a category XII event held at Amsterdam, the Netherlands in 1978. Fourteen grandmasters and top masters were invited to participate in the round robin event, including (in order of ELO): Vlastimil Hort (2620), Oleg Romanishin (2610), Ljubomir Ljubojevic (2605), Zoltan Ribli (2585), Jan Timman (2585), Anthony Miles (2565), Walter Shawn Browne (2550), Roman Dzindzichashvili (2550), Ulf Andersson (2545), Helmut Pfleger (2530), Andras Adorjan (2515), Hans Ree (2500), Juraj Nikolac (2495), and Kick Langeweg (2450). Timman finished clear first with an impressive +6, with Ribli in clear second a full point behind him in the standings. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

1 Timman 9.5/13 * 1 ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 0 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 1

2 Ribli 8.5/13 0 * 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 0 ½ ½ 1 ½

3 Dzindzichashvili 7.5/13 ½ 0 * ½ ½ ½ 1 1 ½ ½ ½ ½ 1 ½

4 Pfleger 7.5/13 0 ½ ½ * ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 ½ ½ ½ 1 ½

5 Hort 7.5/13 ½ 0 ½ ½ * ½ 0 ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1

6 Andersson 7/13 ½ ½ ½ ½ ½ * ½ ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 0 1

7 Romanishin 7/13 0 0 0 0 1 ½ * 1 ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1

8 Ljubojevic 6.5/13 1 0 0 ½ ½ ½ 0 * 1 ½ 1 1 0 ½

9 Langeweg 6/13 0 0 ½ 0 ½ ½ ½ 0 * ½ 1 ½ 1 1

10 Miles 5.5/13 ½ 1 ½ ½ 0 ½ ½ ½ ½ * 0 ½ 0 ½

11 Adorjan 5.5/13 0 ½ ½ ½ ½ 0 0 0 0 1 * ½ 1 1

12 Ree 5/13 ½ ½ ½ ½ 0 ½ ½ 0 ½ ½ ½ * ½ 0

13 Nikolac 4.5/13 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 ½ * 1

14 Browne 3.5/13 0 ½ ½ ½ 0 0 0 ½ 0 ½ 0 1 0 *

Round One, Game #1
Adorjan vs H Pfleger, 1978
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round One, Game #2
Dzindzichashvili vs Miles, 1978
(E12) Queen's Indian, 62 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round One, Game #3
K Langeweg vs Romanishin, 1978
(A09) Reti Opening, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round One, Game #4
Ljubojevic vs Ree, 1978
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 42 moves, 1-0

Round One, Game #5
J Nikolac vs Browne, 1978
(E14) Queen's Indian, 35 moves, 1-0

Round One, Game #6
Ribli vs Hort, 1978
(A61) Benoni, 52 moves, 1-0

Round One, Game #7
Timman vs Andersson, 1978
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Two, Game #8
Andersson vs Ljubojevic, 1978
(A33) English, Symmetrical, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Two, Game #9
Browne vs Adorjan, 1978
(B33) Sicilian, 33 moves, 0-1

Round Two, Game #10
Hort vs Miles, 1978
(D25) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 41 moves, 1-0

Round Two, Game #11
H Pfleger vs Timman, 1978
(A17) English, 41 moves, 0-1

Round Two, Game #12
Ree vs K Langeweg, 1978
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 19 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Two, Game #13
Ribli vs J Nikolac, 1978
(A06) Reti Opening, 32 moves, 1-0

Round Two, Game #14
Romanishin vs Dzindzichashvili, 1978
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 65 moves, 0-1

Round Three, Game #15
Adorjan vs Ribli, 1978
(E17) Queen's Indian, 16 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Three, Game #16
Dzindzichashvili vs Ree, 1978
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 29 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Three, Game #17
K Langeweg vs Andersson, 1978
(D42) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Three, Game #18
Ljubojevic vs H Pfleger, 1978
(B10) Caro-Kann, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Three, Game #19
Miles vs Romanishin, 1978
(A28) English, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Three, Game #20
J Nikolac vs Hort, 1978
(D87) Grunfeld, Exchange, 67 moves, 0-1

Round Three, Game #21
Timman vs Browne, 1978
(E19) Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3, 52 moves, 1-0

Round Four, Game #22
Andersson vs Dzindzichashvili, 1978
(A33) English, Symmetrical, 11 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Four, Game #23
Browne vs Ljubojevic, 1978
(D47) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Four, Game #24
Hort vs Romanishin, 1978
(E17) Queen's Indian, 42 moves, 0-1

Round Four, Game #25
J Nikolac vs Adorjan, 1978
(E45) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation, 41 moves, 0-1

Round Four, Game #26
H Pfleger vs K Langeweg, 1978
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 39 moves, 1-0

Round Four, Game #27
Ree vs Miles, 1978
(A10) English, 62 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Four, Game #28
Ribli vs Timman, 1978
(D93) Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3, 35 moves, 0-1

Round Five, Game #29
Adorjan vs Hort, 1978 
(A19) English, Mikenas-Carls, Sicilian Variation, 64 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Five, Game #30
Dzindzichashvili vs H Pfleger, 1978
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Five, Game #31
K Langeweg vs Browne, 1978 
(E14) Queen's Indian, 42 moves, 1-0

Round Five, Game #32
Ljubojevic vs Ribli, 1978
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 59 moves, 0-1

Round Five, Game #33
Miles vs Andersson, 1978
(E12) Queen's Indian, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Five, Game #34
Romanishin vs Ree, 1978 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 52 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Five, Game #35
Timman vs J Nikolac, 1978
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 37 moves, 1-0

Round Six, Game #36
Adorjan vs Timman, 1978 
(A28) English, 57 moves, 0-1

Round Six, Game #37
Andersson vs Romanishin, 1978
(E17) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Six, Game #38
Browne vs Dzindzichashvili, 1978
(E17) Queen's Indian, 29 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Six, Game #39
Hort vs Ree, 1978
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 34 moves, 1-0

Round Six, Game #40
J Nikolac vs Ljubojevic, 1978
(A04) Reti Opening, 47 moves, 1-0

Round Six, Game #41
H Pfleger vs Miles, 1978
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 32 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Six, Game #42
Ribli vs K Langeweg, 1978 
(E21) Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights, 23 moves, 1-0

Round Seven, Game #43
Dzindzichashvili vs Ribli, 1978 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 46 moves, 0-1

Round Seven, Game #44
K Langeweg vs J Nikolac, 1978
(A14) English, 38 moves, 1-0

Round Seven, Game #45
Ljubojevic vs Adorjan, 1978
(B32) Sicilian, 43 moves, 1-0

Round Seven, Game #46
Miles vs Browne, 1978 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 62 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Seven, Game #47
Ree vs Andersson, 1978
(E15) Queen's Indian, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Seven, Game #48
Romanishin vs H Pfleger, 1978
(B07) Pirc, 55 moves, 0-1

Round Seven, Game #49
Timman vs Hort, 1978
(C42) Petrov Defense, 11 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eight, Game #50
Adorjan vs K Langeweg, 1978
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 52 moves, 0-1

Round Eight, Game #51
Browne vs Romanishin, 1978 
(D25) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 60 moves, 0-1

Round Eight, Game #52
Hort vs Andersson, 1978
(B44) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eight, Game #53
J Nikolac vs Dzindzichashvili, 1978 
(E14) Queen's Indian, 39 moves, 0-1

Round Eight, Game #54
H Pfleger vs Ree, 1978
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 13 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eight, Game #55
Ribli vs Miles, 1978 
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 52 moves, 0-1

Round Eight, Game #56
Timman vs Ljubojevic, 1978 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 53 moves, 0-1

Round Nine, Game #57
Andersson vs H Pfleger, 1978
(D56) Queen's Gambit Declined, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Nine, Game #58
Dzindzichashvili vs Adorjan, 1978 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 70 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Nine, Game #59
K Langeweg vs Timman, 1978
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 38 moves, 0-1

Round Nine, Game #60
Ljubojevic vs Hort, 1978
(D41) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 13 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Nine, Game #61
Miles vs J Nikolac, 1978 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 39 moves, 0-1

Round Nine, Game #62
Ree vs Browne, 1978
(E34) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation, 78 moves, 0-1

Round Nine, Game #63
Romanishin vs Ribli, 1978 
(A37) English, Symmetrical, 40 moves, 0-1

Round Ten, Game #64
Adorjan vs Miles, 1978 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 21 moves, 1-0

Round Ten, Game #65
Browne vs Andersson, 1978
(E15) Queen's Indian, 48 moves, 0-1

Round Ten, Game #66
Hort vs H Pfleger, 1978
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 57 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Ten, Game #67
Ljubojevic vs K Langeweg, 1978
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 71 moves, 1-0

Round Ten, Game #68
J Nikolac vs Romanishin, 1978
(C46) Three Knights, 50 moves, 0-1

Round Ten, Game #69
Ribli vs Ree, 1978
(A14) English, 13 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Ten, Game #70
Timman vs Dzindzichashvili, 1978
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 11 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eleven, Game #71
Andersson vs Ribli, 1978
(A36) English, 15 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eleven, Game #72
Dzindzichashvili vs Ljubojevic, 1978
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 55 moves, 1-0

Round Eleven, Game #73
K Langeweg vs Hort, 1978
(A09) Reti Opening, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eleven, Game #74
Miles vs Timman, 1978
(A15) English, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eleven, Game #75
H Pfleger vs Browne, 1978
(A25) English, 12 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eleven, Game #76
Ree vs J Nikolac, 1978
(E34) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Eleven, Game #77
Romanishin vs Adorjan, 1978
(E63) King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation, 41 moves, 1-0

Round Twelve, Game #78
Adorjan vs Ree, 1978
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 16 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Twelve, Game #79
Hort vs Browne, 1978
(A25) English, 40 moves, 1-0

Round Twelve, Game #80
K Langeweg vs Dzindzichashvili, 1978
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 40 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Twelve, Game #81
Ljubojevic vs Miles, 1978
(B70) Sicilian, Dragon Variation, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Twelve, Game #82
J Nikolac vs Andersson, 1978
(E14) Queen's Indian, 67 moves, 1-0

Round Twelve, Game #83
Ribli vs H Pfleger, 1978
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Twelve, Game #84
Timman vs Romanishin, 1978
(A28) English, 75 moves, 1-0

Round Thirteen, Game #85
Andersson vs Adorjan, 1978 
(A04) Reti Opening, 63 moves, 1-0

Round Thirteen, Game #86
Browne vs Ribli, 1978
(D41) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 9 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Thirteen, Game #87
Dzindzichashvili vs Hort, 1978
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 10 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Thirteen, Game #88
Miles vs K Langeweg, 1978
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Thirteen, Game #89
H Pfleger vs J Nikolac, 1978
(D48) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran, 73 moves, 1-0

Round Thirteen, Game #90
Ree vs Timman, 1978
(D58) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round Thirteen, Game #91
Romanishin vs Ljubojevic, 1978
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 80 moves, 1-0

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