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Dortmund Sparkassen 1996
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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...

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

Round 1 July 5
Kramnik vs Gelfand, 1996 
(E97) King's Indian, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

Anand vs E Lobron, 1996 
(B33) Sicilian, 36 moves, 1-0

Shirov vs Topalov, 1996
(E92) King's Indian, 30 moves, 1/2-1/2

Leko vs Adams, 1996 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 57 moves, 0-1

Huebner vs Judit Polgar, 1996 
(D78) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6, 67 moves, 1-0

Round 2 July 6
Anand vs Leko, 1996 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 39 moves, 1-0

Gelfand vs Shirov, 1996 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 29 moves, 1-0

E Lobron vs Topalov, 1996 
(A70) Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3, 47 moves, 0-1

Adams vs Huebner, 1996
(C42) Petrov Defense, 52 moves, 1/2-1/2

Judit Polgar vs Kramnik, 1996 
(B57) Sicilian, 66 moves, 0-1

Round 3 July 7
Huebner vs Anand, 1996
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 36 moves, 0-1

Leko vs E Lobron, 1996
(B33) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Shirov vs Judit Polgar, 1996 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2

Topalov vs Gelfand, 1996
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 58 moves, 1/2-1/2

Kramnik vs Adams, 1996 
(A17) English, 87 moves, 1-0

Round 4 July 8
Anand vs Kramnik, 1996 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 16 moves, 1/2-1/2

Judit Polgar vs Topalov, 1996 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 36 moves, 1-0

Adams vs Shirov, 1996
(B06) Robatsch, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

E Lobron vs Gelfand, 1996 
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 33 moves, 0-1

Leko vs Huebner, 1996
(C75) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 47 moves, 1/2-1/2

Round 5 July 10
Kramnik vs Leko, 1996 
(D85) Grunfeld, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Shirov vs Anand, 1996
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

Gelfand vs Judit Polgar, 1996
(E67) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Huebner vs E Lobron, 1996
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 44 moves, 1/2-1/2

Topalov vs Adams, 1996 
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 59 moves, 0-1

Round 6 July 11
Adams vs Gelfand, 1996 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 20 moves, 1/2-1/2

Huebner vs Kramnik, 1996
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 27 moves, 0-1

Anand vs Topalov, 1996 
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 38 moves, 1-0

Leko vs Shirov, 1996 
(B06) Robatsch, 60 moves, 0-1

E Lobron vs Judit Polgar, 1996
(E97) King's Indian, 53 moves, 0-1

Round 7 July 12
Gelfand vs Anand, 1996
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Judit Polgar vs Adams, 1996 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

Kramnik vs E Lobron, 1996
(A17) English, 35 moves, 1-0

Shirov vs Huebner, 1996
(C73) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 42 moves, 1-0

Topalov vs Leko, 1996
(B89) Sicilian, 60 moves, 1-0

Round 8 July 13
Anand vs Judit Polgar, 1996
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 36 moves, 1-0

E Lobron vs Adams, 1996
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 36 moves, 1/2-1/2

Kramnik vs Shirov, 1996 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 49 moves, 1-0

Huebner vs Topalov, 1996
(A10) English, 59 moves, 1/2-1/2

Leko vs Gelfand, 1996
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 81 moves, 0-1

Round 9 July 14
Gelfand vs Huebner, 1996
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 19 moves, 1/2-1/2

Adams vs Anand, 1996
(B50) Sicilian, 46 moves, 1/2-1/2

Judit Polgar vs Leko, 1996
(B48) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 51 moves, 1/2-1/2

Shirov vs E Lobron, 1996
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 40 moves, 0-1

Topalov vs Kramnik, 1996 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 29 moves, 1/2-1/2

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