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15th Unive Tournament 2011 (Games and Results)

15th Unive Tournament 2011

Vladimir Kramnik at the start of Unive. He started fast with wins against Giri and Polgar. Photo © Fred Lucas

Vladimir Kramnik at the start of Unive. He started fast with wins against Giri and Polgar. Photo © Fred Lucas |

The 15th Unive Tournament took place 14th-22nd October 2011. The Crown Group took place 16th-22nd Oct Vladimir Kramnik dominating with a 4.5/6 performance. He won all his games with white and drew all of them with black. Anish Giri finished on 3/6 in 2nd place alone. In the open Sergei Tiviakov took first place on tie-break from Robin van Kampen and Sipke Ernst after all scored 7/9. The final round saw a real turn round in the leadership with both players on 6.5 losing. Key final round results: Tiviakov (6) 1-0 Lenderman (6.5), Nyzhnyk (6.5) 0-1 Ernst (6) and Van Kampen (6) 1-0 Haslinger (6). Peelen draw Brandenburg was a marathon 7 hour draw and the final game to finish.

Opening ceremony for Unive Crown Group 2011 (Opening Ceremony)

The opening ceremony for the Unive Crown Group took place on Saturday 15th July 2011. Vladimir Kramnik is the top seed in an exciting group with Anish Giri, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Judit Polgar. 6 Rounds. Round 1 Sunday 13:00 UK time (14:00 CET) pairings: Vachier-Lagrave vs. Polgar and Kramnik vs. Giri.

15th Unive Tournament 2011 (Opening Ceremony)

Kramnik, Vachier, Giri and Polgar at the opening ceremony. Photo ©

Kramnik, Vachier, Giri and Polgar at the opening ceremony. Photo © |

15th Unive Tournament (Hoogeveen NED)
Fri 14th Oct 2011 - Sat 22nd Oct 2011 - Official Site - Live

15th Unive Crown (4 players 6 Rds DRR Indiv TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Crown Games

15th Unive Open (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games Open

15th Unive Crown (4 players 6 Rds DRR Indiv TC: 90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Crown Games


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15th Unive Crown Hoogeveen (NED), 16-22 x 2011 cat. XX (2732)
1 2 3 4
1. Kramnik, Vladimir g RUS 2791 * * 1 ½ ½ 1 1 ½ 2905
2. Giri, Anish g NED 2722 0 ½ * * ½ ½ ½ 1 3 2735
3. Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime g FRA 2715 ½ 0 ½ ½ * * ½ ½ 2681
4. Polgar, Judit g HUN 2701 0 ½ ½ 0 ½ ½ * * 2 2617

Round 1 (October 16, 2011)
Kramnik, Vladimir - Giri, Anish 1-0 35 E97 King's Indian Classical
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Polgar, Judit ½-½ 64 E17 Queens Indian
Round 2 (October 17, 2011)
Kramnik, Vladimir - Polgar, Judit 1-0 31 E14 Queens Indian
Giri, Anish - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½ 24 A15 English counter King's Fianchetto
Round 3 (October 18, 2011)
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Kramnik, Vladimir ½-½ 28 D37 QGD 5.Bf4
Polgar, Judit - Giri, Anish ½-½ 27 C45 Scotch Game
Round 4 (October 20, 2011)
Giri, Anish - Kramnik, Vladimir ½-½ 63 A20 English Opening
Polgar, Judit - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½ 44 B90 Sicilian Najdorf Variation
Round 5 (October 21, 2011)
Kramnik, Vladimir - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 1-0 87 A15 English counter King's Fianchetto
Giri, Anish - Polgar, Judit 1-0 47 A15 English counter King's Fianchetto
Round 6 (October 22, 2011)
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Giri, Anish ½-½ 96 D37 QGD 5.Bf4
Polgar, Judit - Kramnik, Vladimir ½-½ 22 C67 Ruy Lopez Berlin

15th Unive Open (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC: 90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games Open


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