:: Hunguest 2003



The British GM Nigel Short clearly 1st in Hunguest 2003
 


Final Standings:
1. Short, Nigel D g ENG 2686 6.5, 2. Polgar, Judit g HUN 2715 5.5, 3. Leko, Peter g HUN 2746 5.0, 4. Acs, Peter g HUN 2600 4.5, 5. Gelfand, Boris g ISR 2700 4.5, 6.  Lutz, Christopher g GER 2640 4.5, 7. Korchnoi, Viktor g SUI 2632 4.0, 8. Movsesian, Sergei g SVK 2659 4.0, 9. Berkes, Ferenc g HUN 2578 3.5, 10. Almasi, Zoltan g HUN 2676 3.0

Round 1, 11.04.2003
Movsesian (SVK 2659) - Acs (HUN 2623) 1/2
Berkes (HUN 2578) - Leko (HUN 2746) 1/2
Short (ENG 2686) - Lutz (GER 2640) 1-0
Gelfand (ISR 2700) - Almasi (HUN 2676) 1/2
Korchnoi (SUI 2632) - Polgar (HUN 2715) 0-1
Round 2, 12.04.2003
Acs (HUN 2623) - Polgar (HUN 2715) 0-1
Almasi (HUN 2676) - Korchnoi (SUI 2632) 1/2
Lutz (GER 2640) - Gelfand (ISR 2700) 1/2
Leko (HUN 2746) - Short (ENG 2686) 1/2
Movsesian (SVK 2659) - Berkes (HUN 2578) 1/2
Round 3, 13.04.2003
Berkes (HUN 2578) - Acs (HUN 2623) 1/2
Short (ENG 2686) - Movsesian (SVK 2659) 1/2
Gelfand (ISR 2700) - Leko (HUN 2746) 1/2
Korchnoi (SUI 2632) - Lutz (GER 2640) 1/2
Polgar (HUN 2715) - Almasi (HUN 2676) 1-0
     
Round 4, 14.04.2003
Acs (HUN 2623) - Almasi (HUN 2676) 1/2
Lutz (GER 2640) - Polgar (HUN 2715) 1/2
Leko (HUN 2746) - Korchnoi (SUI 2632) 1/2
Movsesian (SVK 2659) - Gelfand (ISR 2700) 1/2
Berkes (HUN 2578) - Short (ENG 2686) 0-1
Round 5, 15.04.2003
Short (ENG 2686) - Acs (HUN 2623) 1/2
Gelfand (ISR 2700) - Berkes (HUN 2578) 1/2
Korchnoi (SUI 2632) - Movsesian (SVK 2659) 1/2
Polgar (HUN 2715) - Leko (HUN 2746) 0-1
Almasi (HUN 2676) - Lutz (GER 2640) 1/2
Round 6, 17.04.2003
Acs (HUN 2623) - Lutz (GER 2640) 1-0
Leko (HUN 2746) - Almasi (HUN 2676) 1/2
Movsesian (SVK 2659) - Polgar (HUN 2715) 1/2
Berkes (HUN 2578) - Korchnoi (SUI 2632) 1/2
Short (ENG 2686) - Gelfand (ISR 2700) 1-0
     
Round 7, 18.04.2003
Gelfand (ISR 2700) - Acs (HUN 2623) 1-0
Korchnoi (SUI 2632) - Short (ENG 2686) 1/2
Polgar (HUN 2715) - Berkes (HUN 2578) 1-0
Almasi (HUN 2676) - Movsesian (SVK 2659) 0-1
Lutz (GER 2640) - Leko (HUN 2746) 1/2
Round 8, 19.04.2003
Acs (HUN 2623) - Leko (HUN 2746) 1-0
Movsesian (SVK 2659) - Lutz (GER 2640) 0-1
Berkes (HUN 2578) - Almasi (HUN 2676) 1-0
Short (ENG 2686) - Polgar (HUN 2715) 1-0
Gelfand (ISR 2700) - Korchnoi (SUI 2632) 1/2
Round 9, 20.04.2003
Korchnoi (SUI 2632) - Acs (HUN 2623) 1/2
Polgar (HUN 2715) - Gelfand (ISR 2700) 1/2
Almasi (HUN 2676) - Short (ENG 2686) 1/2
Lutz (GER 2640) - Berkes (HUN 2578) 1-0
Leko (HUN 2746) - Movsesian (SVK 2659) 1-0
     

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The Hunguest 2003 (FIDE Category XVII, rating average 2663) was a round robin tournament with 10 participants which took place in Tulip Inn Hotel Millennium, Budapest between 11th and 20th April 2003 (free day 16th).
The rate of play was 40 moves, 2 hours + 20 moves, 1 hour + all moves, 30 min (Quick Play Finish). Total Prize 18.000 EURO

The players were: Peter Leko HUN 2746, Judit Polgar HUN 2715 Boris Gelfand ISR 2700, Nigel Short GBR 2686, Zoltan Almasi HUN 2676, Sergei Movsesian SLO 2659, Viktor Korchnoi SWI 2632, Christopher Lutz GER 2640, Peter Acs HUN 2600 and Ferenc Berkes HUN 2578.

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