GM Viktor Korchnoi (Switzerland, ELO 2639, 23.03.1931)
GM Ruslan Ponomariov (Ukraine, ELO 2677, 11.10.1983)
Match of eight games takes place on January 16 to 23, 2001 in the city of
Donetsk, Ukraine. Games hold in the First Ukrainian International Bank (Universitetskaya
Str., no. 2A). Each game begins at 14:00 local time (12:00 GMT) every day
except the last one that begins at 10:00 (8:00 GMT). The main sponsor is the
joint-stock company DANKO.
In co-operation with the organisers, web site Chess-Sector.odessa.ua provides daily internet coverage of the match. This page will be updated several times a day (reviewing performes constantly during the game and just after the game is completed).
Game 1: Ponomariov-Korchnoi, 1/2
Game 2: Korchnoi-Ponomariov, 1-0 Game 3: Ponomariov-Korchnoi, 1-0
Game 4: Korchnoi-Ponomariov, 1/2 Game 5: Ponomariov-Korchnoi, 1/2 Game 6: Korchnoi-Ponomariov, 0-1
Game 7: Ponomariov-Korchnoi, 1/2 Game 8: Korchnoi-Ponomariov, 1-0 Total Score 4-4
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