Hoogovens

  Wijk aan Zee 1998
Date Players Type Elo Average Games Rounds
Jan 16, 1998 14 Tourn 2670 90 13

  Name ELO Points
  GM Kramnik, Vladimir 2790 8.5
  GM Anand, Viswanathan 2770 8.5
  GM Shirov, Alexei 2710 7.5
  GM Adams, Michael 2670 7.5
  GM Timman, Jan H 2635 7.5
  GM Karpov, Anatoly 2735 6.5
  GM Gelfand, Boris 2675 6.5
  GM Polgar, Judit 2670 6.5
  GM Piket, Jeroen 2575 6.5
  GM Topalov, Veselin 2740 6.0
  GM Salov, Valery 2680 5.5
  GM Nijboer, Friso 2580 5.0
  GM Van Wely, Loek 2605 4.5
  GM Van der Sterren, Paul 2550 3.5


Hoogovens Games

White Black Result Round Date Opening View
Adams, M Van der Sterren, P 1-0 1 Jan 16, 1998 C26 Vienna, Falkbeer variation  
Gelfand, B Polgar, J 1-0 1 Jan 16, 1998 E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric system with 7...dc  
Kramnik, V Piket, J 1-0 1 Jan 16, 1998 D46 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav, 6.Bd3  
Nijboer, F Karpov, A ½-½ 1 Jan 16, 1998 C92 Ruy Lopez, closed, 9.h3  
Shirov, A Topalov, V ½-½ 1 Jan 16, 1998 A70 Benoni, classical with e4 and Nf3  
Timman, J Anand, V ½-½ 1 Jan 16, 1998 B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky attack, 3...Bd7  
Van Wely, L Salov, V ½-½ 1 Jan 16, 1998 A29 English, four knights, kingside fianchetto  
Anand, V Van Wely, L 1-0 2 Jan 17, 1998 E17 Queen's Indian, 5.Bg2 Be7  
Karpov, A Adams, M ½-½ 2 Jan 17, 1998 A30 English, symmetrical variation  
Kramnik, V Nijboer, F 1-0 2 Jan 17, 1998 E97 King's Indian, orthodox, Aronin-Taimanov variation (Yugoslav attack / Mar del Plata variation)  
Piket, J Salov, V ½-½ 2 Jan 17, 1998 E17 Queen's Indian, 5.Bg2 Be7  
Polgar, J Shirov, A 1-0 2 Jan 17, 1998 B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6  
Topalov, V Timman, J ½-½ 2 Jan 17, 1998 D43 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav  
Van der Sterren, P Gelfand, B ½-½ 2 Jan 17, 1998 E94 King's Indian, orthodox variation  
Adams, M Kramnik, V 0-1 3 Jan 18, 1998 B70 Sicilian, dragon variation  
Gelfand, B Karpov, A ½-½ 3 Jan 18, 1998 D37 Queen's Gambit Declined, 4.Nf3  
Nijboer, F Piket, J 1-0 3 Jan 18, 1998 C78 Ruy Lopez, 5.O-O  
Salov, V Anand, V 0-1 3 Jan 18, 1998 D43 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav  
Shirov, A Van der Sterren, P ½-½ 3 Jan 18, 1998 C95 Ruy Lopez, closed, Breyer, 10.d4  
Timman, J Polgar, J ½-½ 3 Jan 18, 1998 B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) variation  
Van Wely, L Topalov, V 0-1 3 Jan 18, 1998 A70 Benoni, classical with e4 and Nf3  
Karpov, A Shirov, A ½-½ 4 Jan 18, 1998 E63 King's Indian, fianchetto, Panno variation  
Kramnik, V Gelfand, B 1-0 4 Jan 20, 1998 D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 3.Nf3  
Nijboer, F Adams, M 0-1 4 Jan 20, 1998 C88 Ruy Lopez, closed  
Piket, J Anand, V ½-½ 4 Jan 20, 1998 D47 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav, 7.Bc4  
Polgar, J Van Wely, L ½-½ 4 Jan 20, 1998 B22 Sicilian, Alapin's variation (2.c3)  
Topalov, V Salov, V 1-0 4 Jan 20, 1998 B96 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7.f4  
Van der Sterren, P Timman, J 0-1 4 Jan 20, 1998 D97 Gruenfeld, Russian variation with e4  
Adams, M Piket, J ½-½ 5 Jan 21, 1998 C27 Vienna game  
Anand, V Topalov, V 1-0 5 Jan 21, 1998 C78 Ruy Lopez, 5.O-O  
Gelfand, B Nijboer, F 1-0 5 Jan 21, 1998 E99 King's Indian, orthodox, Aronin-Taimanov, main line  
Salov, V Polgar, J ½-½ 5 Jan 21, 1998 A45 Queen's pawn game  
Shirov, A Kramnik, V 1-0 5 Jan 21, 1998 B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6  
Timman, J Karpov, A ½-½ 5 Jan 21, 1998 D42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3  
Van Wely, L Van der Sterren, P 0-1 5 Jan 21, 1998 D37 Queen's Gambit Declined, 4.Nf3  
Adams, M Gelfand, B ½-½ 6 Jan 22, 1998 B50 Sicilian  
Karpov, A Van Wely, L ½-½ 6 Jan 22, 1998 E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric system with 7...dc  
Kramnik, V Timman, J ½-½ 6 Jan 22, 1998 B07 Pirc defence  
Nijboer, F Shirov, A ½-½ 6 Jan 22, 1998 C78 Ruy Lopez, 5.O-O  
Piket, J Topalov, V 1-0 6 Jan 22, 1998 A32 English, symmetrical variation  
Polgar, J Anand, V 1-0 6 Jan 22, 1998 B90 Sicilian, Najdorf  
Van der Sterren, P Salov, V 1-0 6 Jan 22, 1998 E17 Queen's Indian, 5.Bg2 Be7  
Anand, V Van der Sterren, P 1-0 7 Jan 24, 1998 C95 Ruy Lopez, closed, Breyer, 10.d4  
Gelfand, B Piket, J ½-½ 7 Jan 24, 1998 D36 Queen's Gambit Declined, exchange, positional line, 6.Qc2  
Salov, V Karpov, A 1-0 7 Jan 24, 1998 E15 Queen's Indian, 4.g3  
Shirov, A Adams, M 1-0 7 Jan 24, 1998 C88 Ruy Lopez, closed  
Timman, J Nijboer, F ½-½ 7 Jan 24, 1998 B40 Sicilian defence  
Topalov, V Polgar, J ½-½ 7 Jan 24, 1998 D39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna variation  
Van Wely, L Kramnik, V 1-0 7 Jan 24, 1998 D37 Queen's Gambit Declined, 4.Nf3  
Adams, M Timman, J 0-1 8 Jan 25, 1998 C27 Vienna game  
Gelfand, B Shirov, A ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 1998 E97 King's Indian, orthodox, Aronin-Taimanov variation (Yugoslav attack / Mar del Plata variation)  
Karpov, A Anand, V ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 1998 D55 Queen's Gambit Declined, 6.Nf3  
Kramnik, V Salov, V ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 1998 A33 English, symmetrical variation  
Nijboer, F Van Wely, L ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 1998 B90 Sicilian, Najdorf  
Piket, J Polgar, J ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 1998 D86 Gruenfeld, exchange, classical variation  
Anand, V Kramnik, V ½-½ 9 Jan 26, 1998 B33 Sicilian defence  
Polgar, J Van der Sterren, P 1-0 9 Jan 26, 1998 C43 Petrov, modern (Steinitz) attack  
Salov, V Nijboer, F ½-½ 9 Jan 26, 1998 B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3  
Shirov, A Piket, J 1-0 9 Jan 26, 1998 C97 Ruy Lopez, closed, Chigorin defence  
Timman, J Gelfand, B ½-½ 9 Jan 26, 1998 E15 Queen's Indian, 4.g3  
Topalov, V Karpov, A 1-0 9 Jan 26, 1998 D31 Queen's Gambit Declined, 3.Nc3  
Van Wely, L Adams, M 0-1 9 Jan 26, 1998 E12 Queen's Indian defence  
Adams, M Salov, V 1-0 10 Jan 27, 1998 B42 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Bd3  
Gelfand, B Van Wely, L ½-½ 10 Jan 27, 1998 B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik attack, 5...e6  
Karpov, A Polgar, J 1-0 10 Jan 27, 1998 D77 Neo-Gruenfeld, 6.O-O  
Kramnik, V Topalov, V ½-½ 10 Jan 27, 1998 A34 English, symmetrical variation  
Nijboer, F Anand, V 0-1 10 Jan 27, 1998 B65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...Be7 defence, 9...Nxd4  
Piket, J Van der Sterren, P 1-0 10 Jan 27, 1998 D35 Queen's Gambit Declined, 3...Nf6  
Shirov, A Timman, J 1-0 10 Jan 27, 1998 C43 Petrov, modern (Steinitz) attack  
Anand, V Adams, M ½-½ 11 Jan 29, 1998 E15 Queen's Indian, 4.g3  
Polgar, J Kramnik, V 0-1 11 Jan 29, 1998 B33 Sicilian defence  
Salov, V Gelfand, B 1-0 11 Jan 29, 1998 B85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, classical variation with ...Qc7 and ...Nc6  
Timman, J Piket, J ½-½ 11 Jan 29, 1998 C68 Ruy Lopez, exchange variation  
Topalov, V Nijboer, F ½-½ 11 Jan 29, 1998 E97 King's Indian, orthodox, Aronin-Taimanov variation (Yugoslav attack / Mar del Plata variation)  
Van Wely, L Shirov, A ½-½ 11 Jan 29, 1998 D85 Gruenfeld, exchange variation  
Van der Sterren, P Karpov, A 0-1 11 Jan 29, 1998 E15 Queen's Indian, 4.g3  
Adams, M Topalov, V 1-0 12 Jan 30, 1998 B53 Sicilian, Chekhover variation  
Gelfand, B Anand, V ½-½ 12 Jan 30, 1998 D47 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav, 7.Bc4  
Kramnik, V Van der Sterren, P 1-0 12 Jan 30, 1998 D41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 5.cd  
Nijboer, F Polgar, J ½-½ 12 Jan 30, 1998 B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) variation  
Piket, J Karpov, A ½-½ 12 Jan 30, 1998 E15 Queen's Indian, 4.g3  
Shirov, A Salov, V 0-1 12 Jan 30, 1998 B90 Sicilian, Najdorf  
Timman, J Van Wely, L ½-½ 12 Jan 30, 1998 B50 Sicilian  
Anand, V Shirov, A ½-½ 13 Feb 01, 1998 C78 Ruy Lopez, 5.O-O  
Karpov, A Kramnik, V ½-½ 13 Feb 01, 1998 E04 Catalan, open, 5.Nf3  
Polgar, J Adams, M ½-½ 13 Feb 01, 1998 C88 Ruy Lopez, closed  
Salov, V Timman, J 0-1 13 Feb 01, 1998 A36 English, symmetrical variation  
Topalov, V Gelfand, B ½-½ 13 Feb 01, 1998 B97 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Qb6  
Van Wely, L Piket, J 0-1 13 Feb 01, 1998 D41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 5.cd  
Van der Sterren, P Nijboer, F ½-½ 13 Feb 01, 1998 E63 King's Indian, fianchetto, Panno variation