Torneo Magistral 6th

  Madrid 1997
Date Players Type Elo Average Games Rounds
Jun, 1997 10 Tourn 2652 45 9

  Name ELO Points
  GM Topalov, Veselin 2725 6.5
  GM Shirov, Alexei 2690 6.5
  GM Beliavsky, Alexander G 2665 5.5
  GM Akopian, Vladimir 2655 5.5
  GM Short, Nigel D 2690 4.5
  GM Polgar, Judit 2645 4.5
  GM Illescas Cordoba, Miguel 2635 4.5
  GM Salov, Valery 2665 3.5
  GM Piket, Jeroen 2640 2.5
  GM San Segundo Carrillo, Pablo 2505 1.5


Torneo Magistral 6th Games

White Black Result Round Date Opening View
Akopian, V Illescas Cordoba, M ½-½ 1 May 21, 1997 A11 English, Caro-Kann defensive system  
Beliavsky, A Piket, J 1-0 1 May 21, 1997 D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 4.Nc3  
Salov, V Topalov, V ½-½ 1 May 21, 1997 E29 Nimzo-Indian, Saemisch, main line  
Shirov, A Polgar, J 1-0 1 May 21, 1997 B54 Sicilian  
Short, N San Segundo Carrillo, P 1-0 1 1997 B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6  
Beliavsky, A Akopian, V ½-½ 2 May 22, 1997 E09 Catalan, closed, main line  
Illescas Cordoba, M Salov, V ½-½ 2 1997 C60 Ruy Lopez (Spanish opening)  
Piket, J Polgar, J 0-1 2 1997 D85 Gruenfeld, exchange variation  
San Segundo Carrillo, P Shirov, A 0-1 2 May 22, 1997 E90 King's Indian, 5.Nf3  
Topalov, V Short, N 1-0 2 May 22, 1997 C87 Ruy Lopez, closed, Averbach variation  
Akopian, V Piket, J 1-0 3 May 23, 1997 A13 English opening  
Polgar, J San Segundo Carrillo, P 1-0 3 1997 B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6  
Salov, V Beliavsky, A 1-0 3 May 23, 1997 A28 English, four knights system  
Shirov, A Topalov, V 0-1 3 May 23, 1997 C68 Ruy Lopez, exchange variation  
Short, N Illescas Cordoba, M ½-½ 3 1997 B33 Sicilian defence  
Akopian, V Salov, V 1-0 4 May 25, 1997 A17 English opening  
Beliavsky, A Short, N 1-0 4 1997 E38 Nimzo-Indian, classical, 4...c5  
Illescas Cordoba, M Shirov, A ½-½ 4 May 25, 1997 C78 Ruy Lopez, 5.O-O  
Piket, J San Segundo Carrillo, P 1-0 4 1997 D53 Queen's Gambit Declined, 4.Bg5 Be7  
Topalov, V Polgar, J 1-0 4 May 25, 1997 D38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin variation  
Polgar, J Illescas Cordoba, M 0-1 5 1997 C78 Ruy Lopez, 5.O-O  
Salov, V Piket, J ½-½ 5 1997 D62 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox defence, 7.Qc2 c5, 8.cd (Rubinstein)  
San Segundo Carrillo, P Topalov, V ½-½ 5 May 26, 1997 E97 King's Indian, orthodox, Aronin-Taimanov variation (Yugoslav attack / Mar del Plata variation)  
Shirov, A Beliavsky, A ½-½ 5 1997 B09 Pirc, Austrian attack  
Short, N Akopian, V 1-0 5 May 26, 1997 C34 King's gambit accepted  
Akopian, V Shirov, A ½-½ 6 May 27, 1997 A30 English, symmetrical variation  
Beliavsky, A Polgar, J ½-½ 6 May 27, 1997 E05 Catalan, open, classical line  
Illescas Cordoba, M San Segundo Carrillo, P ½-½ 6 1997 B69 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6 defence, 11.Bxf6  
Piket, J Topalov, V 0-1 6 1997 A57 Benko gambit  
Salov, V Short, N ½-½ 6 May 27, 1997 A85 Dutch with c4 & Nc3  
Polgar, J Akopian, V ½-½ 7 1997 B04 Alekhine's defence, modern variation  
San Segundo Carrillo, P Beliavsky, A 0-1 7 May 29, 1997 A87 Dutch, Leningrad, main variation  
Shirov, A Salov, V 1-0 7 1997 B01 Scandinavian (centre counter) defence  
Short, N Piket, J 1-0 7 May 29, 1997 C35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham defence  
Topalov, V Illescas Cordoba, M ½-½ 7 1997 D46 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav, 6.Bd3  
Akopian, V San Segundo Carrillo, P 1-0 8 1997 D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox defence  
Beliavsky, A Topalov, V ½-½ 8 1997 E15 Queen's Indian, 4.g3  
Piket, J Illescas Cordoba, M 1-0 8 May 30, 1997 D47 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav, 7.Bc4  
Salov, V Polgar, J 0-1 8 May 30, 1997 B07 Pirc defence  
Short, N Shirov, A 0-1 8 May 30, 1997 C39 King's Gambit Accepted  
Illescas Cordoba, M Beliavsky, A ½-½ 9 May 31, 1997 C43 Petrov, modern (Steinitz) attack  
Polgar, J Short, N ½-½ 9 1997 C19 French, Winawer, advance, 6...Ne7  
San Segundo Carrillo, P Salov, V ½-½ 9 1997 E12 Queen's Indian defence  
Shirov, A Piket, J 1-0 9 May 31, 1997 C99 Ruy Lopez, closed, Chigorin, 12...c5d4  
Topalov, V Akopian, V ½-½ 9 May 31, 1997 C42 Petrov's defence