2001-2 World Tournament Championship
Moscow, Russia
November 2001 - January 2002

ROUND 1  (Round of 128)  (Best of 2)
ROUND 2  (Round of 64)   (Best of 2)
ROUND 3  (Round of 32)   (Best of 2)
ROUND 4  (Round of 16)   (Best of 2)
ROUND 5  (Round of 8)    (Best of 2)
ROUND 6  (Round of 4)    (Best of 4)
ROUND 7  (Round of 2)    (Best of 8)
RESULT  Ruslan Ponomariov becomes FIDE Champion

In the event of a tie match, there were two sets of
Best of 2 Rapids playoffs.  If the match was still
tied after this,  a Sudden Death 6/5 game was played,  
in which Black had Draw Odds

COMPOSITE RESULTS FOR RUSLAN PONOMARIOV
     STAND.  RAPIDS  Opponent
R1:  +1-0=1          vs. Li Wenliang
R2:  +0-0=2  +2-0=0  vs. Tiviakov
R3:  +2-0=0          vs. Georgiev
R4:  +1-1=0  +1-0=1  vs. Morozevich
R5:  +0-0=2  +2-0=0  vs. Bareev
R6:  +1-0=3          vs. Svidler
R7:  +2-0=5          vs. Ivanchuk
     ------  ------
     +7-1=13 +5-0=1



ROUND 1  (The Round of 128),  11/27 - 11/28/2001

                      1 2  3 4
Anand, V              0 1  1   2
Touzane, O            1 0  0   1
 
                      1 2
Adams, M              1 1  2
Sarthou, G            0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Morozevich, A          1  1
Zeliakov, Nugzar       0   
 
                      1 2
Ivanchuk, V            1  1
Shovunov, B            0   
 
                      1 2  3 4
Leko, P               1 0  1 1  3
Kobese, W             0 1  0 0  1
 
                      1 2
Bareev, E             1 1  2
Gluzman, M            0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Gelfand, B             1  1
Cabrera, A             0   
 
                      1 2
Topalov, V            1 1  2
Pierrot, F            0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Shirov, A             1 1  2
Rizouk, A             0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Kasimdzhanov, R        1  1
Vlassov, N             0   
 
                      1 2
Smirin, I             1 1  2
Simutowe, A           0 0  0
 
                      1 2  3 4
Khalifman, A             1 1  3
Ganguly, S               0 0  1
 
                      1 2
Van Wely, L           1   1
Felgaer, R            0    
 
                      1 2  3 4
Georgiev, K           0 1  1 1  3
El Taher, F           1 0  0 0  1
 
                      1 2
Svidler, P            1   1
Hoffman, A            0    
 
                      1 2  3 4
Karpov, A                0 0  1
Zhang Pengxiang          1 1  3
 
                      1 2
Dreev, A               1  1
Supatashvili, K        0   
 
                      1 2
Polgar, J             1 1  2
Al Modiahki, M        0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Ponomariov, R         1   1
Li Wenliang           0    
 
                      1 2  3 4
Ye Jiangchuan            1 1  3
Barsov, A                0 0  1
 
                      1 2
Lautier, J            1 1  2
Barua, D              0 0  0

                      1 2
Short, N              0    
Campora, D            1   1

                      1 2
Azmaiparashvili, Z    1.5 - 1  
Iuldachev, S          0.5 - 0  
 
                      1 2
Grischuk, A            1  1
Ghaem Maghami, E       0   
 
                      1 2
Zhang Zhong           0 1  1 1  3
Yu Shaoteng           1 0  0 0  1
 
                      1 2
Beliavsky, A           1  1
Harikrishna, P         0   
 
                      1 2
Bologan, V             0   
Nataf, IA              1  1
 
                      1 2
Nikolic, P             1  1
Safin, S               0   
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6  7
Sutovsky, E           1 0  1 0  0 1  B  3 (Sutovsky advances)
Zapata, A             0 1  0 1  1 0  W  3
 
                      1 2
Vaganian, R           1   1
Belkhodja, S          0    
 
                      1 2
Xu Jun                1   1
Atalik, S             0    
 
                      1 2  3 4
Tkachiev, V              1 1  3
Hamdouchi, H             0 0  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Rublevsky, S             0 0  1
Nguyen Anh Dung          1 1  3
 
                      1 2
Zvjaginsev, V          1  1
Gdanski, J             0   
 
                      1 2
Gurevich, M           1   1
Rogozenko, D          0    
 
                      1 2  3 4
Vallejo Pons, F       0 1   1  2
Savchenko, S          1 0   0  1
 
                      1 2
Dautov, R             1   1
Gurevich, D           0    
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Sakaev, K                1 0  1   3
Volokitin, A             0 1  0   2
 
                      1 2
Delchev, A            1   1
Timoshenko, G         0    
 
                      1 2
Lastin, A              1  1
Cvitan, O              0   
 
                      1 2
Motylev, A            1   1
Liang Chong           0    
 
                      1 2  3 4
Movsesian, S             1   2
Malakhatko, V            0   1
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Ehlvest, J                  1   3
Radjabov, T                 0   2
 
                      1 2
Shipov, S              1  1
Lesiege, A             0   
 
                      1 2  3 4
Korchnoi, V               0  1
Psakhis, L                1  2
 
                      1 2  3 4
Tiviakov, S              1 1  3
Christiansen, L          0 0  1
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Milov, V              0 1     1   3
Yermolinsky, A        1 0     0   2
 
                      1 2
Milos, G               1  1
Dao Thien Hai          0   
 
                      1 2
Pigusov, E            1   1
Ivanov, AV            0    
 
                      1 2  3 4
Graf, A               0 1  0 0  1
Sulskis, S            1 0  1 1  3
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6  7
Nisipeanu, L                0 1  0  3
Bruzon, L                   1 0  1  4
 
                      1 2
Lputian, S            1 1  2
Krasenkow, M          0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Kaidanov, G           0    
Shabalov, A           1   1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Luther, T             0 1  1 1  3
Volkov, S             1 0  0 0  1
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Asrian, K                   0   2
Khenkin, I                  1   3
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6  7
Gyimesi, Z               0 1     1  4
Conquest, S              1 0     0  3
 
                      1 2
Gulko, B               0   
Vescovi, G             1  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Kotsur, P                0   1
Dominguez, L             1   2
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Benjamin, J              1 0   0  2
Baklan, V                0 1   1  3
 
                      1 2
Fedorov, Alex         0    
Anastasian, A         1   1
 
                      1 2
Avrukh, B             0 0  0
Macieja, B            1 1  2
 
                      1 2  3 4
Eingorn, V               0   1
Sasikiran, K             1   2
 
                      1 2  3 4
Aseev, K                 0 0  1
Kobalija, M              1 1  3
 
                      1 2
Goldin, A             0    
Nielsen, PH           1   1






ROUND 2  (The Round of 64),  11/29 - 11/30/2001

                      1 2
Nielsen, PH           0    
Anand, V              1   1
 
                      1 2
Adams, M              1   1
Kobalija, M           0    
 
                      1 2
Sasikiran, K           0   
Morozevich, A          1  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Ivanchuk, V           1 0  1 1  3
Macieja, B            0 1  0 0  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Anastasian, A            1   2
Leko, P                  0   1
 
                      1 2
Bareev, E              1  1
Baklan, V              0   
 
                      1 2
Dominguez, L           0   
Gelfand, B             1  1
 
                      1 2
Topalov, V            1   1
Vescovi, G            0    
 
                      1 2
Gyimesi, Z            0    
Shirov, A             1   1
 
                      1 2
Kasimdzhanov, R           1  2
Khenkin, I                0  1
 
                      1 2
Luther, T              0   
Smirin, I              1  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Khalifman, A             1 1  3
Shabalov, A              0 0  1
 
                      1 2
Lputian, S            0 0  0
Van Wely, L           1 1  2
 
                      1 2  3 4
Georgiev, K              1 1  3
Bruzon, L                0 0  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Sulskis, S            1 0  0   1
Svidler, P            0 1  1   2
 
                      1 2
Zhang Pengxiang       0 0  0
Pigusov, E            1 1  2
 
                      1 2
Milos, G               0   
Dreev, A               1  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Polgar, J             1 0   0  1
Milov, V              0 1   1  2
 
                      1 2  3 4
Tiviakov, S              0 0  1
Ponomariov, R            1 1  3
 
                      1 2  3 4
Ye Jiangchuan             1  2
Psakhis, L                0  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Shipov, S                0   1
Lautier, J               1   2
 
                      1 2
Campora, D             0   
Ehlvest, J             1  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Movsesian, S             0   1
Azmaiparashvili, Z       1   2
 
                      1 2
Grischuk, A            0   
Motylev, A             1  1
 
                      1 2
Lastin, A              0   
Zhang Zhong            1  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Beliavsky, A             0   1
Delchev, A               1   2
 
                      1 2
Sakaev, K             1   1
Nataf, IA             0    
 
                      1 2  3 4
Nikolic, P                1  2
Dautov, R                 0  1
 
                      1 2
Vallejo Pons, F       0 0  0
Sutovsky, E           1 1  2
 
                      1 2  3 4
Vaganian, R               0  1
Gurevich, M               1  2
 
                      1 2
Zvjaginsev, V         1   1
Xu Jun                0    
 
                      1 2
Tkachiev, V           1   1
Nguyen Anh Dung       0    






ROUND 2  (The Round of 32),  12/01 - 12/02/2001

                      1 2  3 4
Anand, V                 1   2
Tkachiev, V              0   1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Zvjaginsev, V            0 0  1 
Adams, M                 1 1  3
 
                      1 2
Morozevich, A         1   1
Gurevich, M           0    
 
                      1 2
Ivanchuk, V            1  1
Sutovsky, E            0   
 
                      1 2
Anastasian, A          0   
Nikolic, P             1  1
 
                      1 2  3 4
Sakaev, K             1 0  0 0  1
Bareev, E             0 1  1 1  3
 
                      1 2
Gelfand, B            1 1  2
Delchev, A            0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Zhang Zhong            0   
Topalov, V             1  1
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Shirov, A                1 0  1   3
Motylev, A               0 1  0   2
 
                      1 2  3 4
Azmaiparashvili, Z        1  2
Kasimdzhanov, R           0  1
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6  7
Smirin, I                   1 0  0  3
Ehlvest, J                  0 1  1  4
 
                      1 2  3 4
Lautier, J               1 1  3
Khalifman, A             0 0  1
 
                      1 2
Van Wely, L           0    
Ye Jiangchuan         1   1
 
                      1 2
Ponomariov, R         1 1  2
Georgiev, K           0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Svidler, P            1 1  2
Milov, V              0 0  0
 
                      1 2
Dreev, A              1   1
Pigusov, E            0  






ROUND 4  (The Round of 16),  12/03 - 12/05/2001

                      1 2
Dreev, A               0  1
Anand, V               1   
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Adams, M                     0  2
Svidler, P                   1  3
 
                      1 2  3 4
Ponomariov, R         1 0   1  2
Morozevich, A         0 1   0  1
 
                      1 2
Ivanchuk, V           1   1
Ye Jiangchuan         0   
 
                      1 2  3 4
Lautier, J               1 1  3
Nikolic, P               0 0  1
 
                      1 2
Bareev, E             1 1  2
Ehlvest, J            0 0  0
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Azmaiparashvili, Z       0 1  0   2
Gelfand, B               1 0  1   3
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6  7
Topalov, V                  0 1  0  3
Shirov, A                   1 0  1  4






ROUND 5  (The Round of 8),  12/06 - 12/07/2001

                      1 2
Anand, V              1   1
Shirov, A             0    
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Gelfand, B                  0   2
Svidler, P                  1   3
 
                      1 2  3 4
Ponomariov, R            1 1  3
Bareev, E                0 0  1
 
                      1 2  3 4  5 6
Lautier, J                  0   2
Ivanchuk, V                 1   3






ROUND 6  (The Round of 4),  12/08 - 12/14/2001

                      1 2 3 4
Anand, V                 0  1
Ivanchuk, V              1  2
 
                      1 2 3 4
Ponomariov, R           1   2
Svidler, P              0   1






ROUND 7  (The Round of 2),  1/16 - 01/25/2002

                      1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Ponomariov, R         1    1     4
Ivanchuk, V           0    0     2


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