2003 Dark Horse Award
GM Viktor Bologan

   This 31 year old GM burst onto the scene with victories at  Aeroflot and Dortmund. He has a Fide rating of 2679. He hails from Moldova. At Dortmund Viktor proved he was a player to be reckoned with. He finished ahead of  Kramnik, Anand, and Leko. 

  Victory at Dortmund

  Victory at Aeroflot

  Who is Viktor Bologan

  Victor Bologan - Chess Reporter

 

Here is Viktor's victory over Anand at Dortmund.

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