Dortmund 1997
Round 8

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dortmund GER"]
[Date "1997.07.12"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Kramnik,V"]
[Black "Topalov,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E97"]
[WhiteElo "2770"]
[BlackElo "2745"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. d4 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8.
d5 Ne7 9. b4 a5 10. Ba3 axb4 11. Bxb4 Nd7 12. a4 Bh6 13. a5 f5 14. Nd2 Kh8
15. Bd3 Rf6 16. Na4 Rf7 17. c5 dxc5 18. Bc3 fxe4 19. Bxe4 Nf5 20. Nc4 Nd6
21. Nxe5 Nxe5 22. Bxe5+ Bg7 23. Bxg7+ Rxg7 24. Nxc5 b6 25. Ne6 Bxe6 26.
dxe6 Nxe4 27. axb6 cxb6 28. Re1 Nc3 29. e7 Nxd1 30. exd8=B Rxd8 31. Rexd1
Rxd1+ 32. Rxd1 Rb7 33. Kf1 b5 34. Rb1 Kg7 35. Ke2 Kf6 36. Kd3 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dortmund GER"]
[Date "1997.07.12"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Anand,V"]
[Black "Short,N"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C87"]
[WhiteElo "2765"]
[BlackElo "2660"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 d6 7. c3 Bg4 8.
d3 Nd7 9. Be3 Bxf3 10. Qxf3 Bg5 11. Nd2 O-O 12. Bc2 h6 13. Rf1 Nb6 14. Rad1
Bxe3 15. fxe3 g6 16. Qg3 Qg5 17. Qh3 Kg7 18. Rf3 Rg8 19. Rdf1 Raf8 20. Bb3
Nd8 21. Nc4 Nxc4 22. Bxc4 Qe7 23. Rf6 Re8 24. Qh4 Rgf8 25. b4 Qd7 26. Bd5
c6 27. Bb3 Ne6 28. Qg3 Qd8 29. Qf3 Ng5 30. Qg4 d5 31. exd5 cxd5 32. h4 Nh7
33. R6f5 f6 34. h5 Ng5 35. hxg6 Qd6 36. d4 Ne4 37. dxe5 Rxe5 38. Rxe5 Qxe5
39. Rf5 Qxc3 40. Rxd5 Qxe3+ 41. Kh2 Ng5 42. Qd7+ Kxg6 43. Bc2+ Kh5 44. Qf5
Kh4 45. Rd3 Qe5+ 46. g3+ Kh5 47. Bd1+ Qe2+ 48. Bxe2+ 1-0

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dortmund GER"]
[Date "1997.07.12"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Ivanchuk,V"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B17"]
[WhiteElo "2725"]
[BlackElo "2745"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Ng5 Ngf6 6. Bd3 e6 7. N1f3 Bd6
8. Qe2 h6 9. Ne4 Nxe4 10. Qxe4 c5 11. O-O Nf6 12. Qh4 Qc7 13. Re1 Bd7 14.
Bg5 Be7 15. dxc5 Qxc5 16. Ne5 Bc6 17. Qh3 Rd8 18. Rad1 Ne4 19. Bxe4 Rxd1
20. Bxc6+ bxc6 21. Rxd1 Qxe5 22. Bxe7 Kxe7 23. Qa3+ Kf6 24. Qf3+ Kg6 25. h4
Rb8 26. b3 Rb7 27. c4 Rc7 28. c5 f5 29. b4 Kf6 30. Qd3 Qd5 31. Qc2 Qe4 32.
Qc3+ 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dortmund GER"]
[Date "1997.07.12"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Huebner,R"]
[Black "Polgar,J"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E63"]
[WhiteElo "2580"]
[BlackElo "2670"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. O-O d6 6. c4 Nc6 7. Nc3 Rb8 8.
h3 a6 9. e4 Nd7 10. Be3 Na5 11. b3 b5 12. cxb5 axb5 13. Rc1 b4 14. Nd5 c6
15. Nf4 Ba6 16. Re1 Bb5 17. Nd3 c5 18. dxc5 Bc3 19. Bd2 Bxd2 20. Qxd2 Bxd3
21. Qxd3 Nxc5 22. Qe3 Ne6 23. Qh6 Nb7 24. h4 Qa5 25. Bh3 Nbd8 26. Re2 Rb5
27. Rc4 Rc5 28. Rxc5 Qxc5 29. Kg2 Qc3 30. h5 Qf6 31. e5 dxe5 32. Rxe5 Nc6
33. hxg6 hxg6 34. Re4 Ncd4 35. Ng1 Rd8 36. Bxe6 Nxe6 37. Nf3 Rd3 38. Ne5
Qf5 39. Re1 Rd5 40. Nc6 Rd7 41. Re5 Qf6 42. Qe3 Rd1 43. Re4 g5 44. Rxb4 Qh6
45. Rh4 Qf6 46. Rb4 Qh6 47. Rh4 Qf6 48. Rb4 Qh6 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dortmund GER"]
[Date "1997.07.12"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Jussupow,A"]
[Black "Gelfand,B"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E73"]
[WhiteElo "2640"]
[BlackElo "2695"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Bg5 Na6 7. Qd2 e5 8.
d5 c6 9. f3 cxd5 10. cxd5 Bd7 11. Bb5 Bxb5 12. Nxb5 Qb6 13. Nc3 Nc5 14. Rb1
Nh5 15. Be3 Nf4 16. g3 Nfd3+ 17. Kf1 Qb4 18. Kg2 Rac8 19. Nh3 a5 20. Rhd1
Qc4 21. b3 Qb4 22. a3 Qxa3 23. Nb5 Qb4 24. Qxb4 axb4 25. Nxd6 Ra8 26. Nxb7
Ra2+ 27. Kg1 Nxb7 28. Rxd3 Rc8 29. d6 Bf6 30. Nf2 Rcc2 31. Rbd1 Bd8 32.
R1d2 f6 33. Rxc2 Rxc2 34. Kf1 Kf7 35. d7 Ke6 36. Rd5 Na5 37. Bc5 Nxb3 38.
Bxb4 Rc7 39. Rd6+ Kf7 40. Nd3 Nd4 41. f4 Rc6 42. Rd5 Rc4 43. Ba5 Nc6 44.
Bxd8 Nxd8 45. Nc5 exf4 46. gxf4 Ke7 47. Kf2 f5 48. Ke3 fxe4 49. Nxe4 Rc2
50. h3 Ke6 51. Rd3 Rc7 52. Ng5+ Ke7 53. Nxh7 Ne6 54. Rd5 Rxd7 55. Re5 Kf7
56. h4 Ra7 57. Ng5+ Nxg5 58. hxg5 Ra3+ 59. Ke4 Ra4+ 60. Kf3 Ra3+ 61. Kg4
Rb3 62. Rc5 Ra3 63. Rc7+ Kf8 64. Rh7 Kg8 65. Rh3 Ra4 66. Rd3 Kf7 67. Rd7+
Kf8 68. Kf3 Rb4 69. Ke3 Ra4 70. Rd4 Ra7 71. Ke4 Kf7 72. Rd6 Re7+ 73. Kd5
Kg7 74. Re6 Rf7 75. Re4 Rf5+ 76. Ke6 Kg8 77. Rd4 Kg7 78. Rd7+ 1/2-1/2