DOS HERMANAS

 

            Round 8  10/4/1997

           Kramnik, Vladimir         -  Shirov, Alexei            1/2   24  A30  English; 1.c4 c5
           Polgar, Judit             -  Topalov, Veselin          1/2   82  C78  Ruy Lopez
           Gelfand, Boris            -  Salov, Valery             0-1   42  E13  Nimzo indian
           Short, Nigel D            -  Karpov, Anatoly           0-1   39  B12  Caro-Kann
           Illescas Cordoba, Miguel  -  Anand, Viswanathan        1/2   33  C68  Ruy Lopez; Exchange
[Event "It"]
[Site "Dos Hermanas ESP"]
[Date "1997.04.10"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Kramnik,V"]
[Black "Shirov,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A30"]
[WhiteElo "2740"]
[BlackElo "2690"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. Nc3 e6 4. g3 b6 5. Bg2 Bb7 6. O-O a6 7. d4 cxd4 8.
Qxd4 d6 9. Rd1 Be7 10. b3 Nbd7 11. e4 Qc8 12. Bb2 O-O 13. Qe3 Re8 14. Nd4
Bf8 15. h3 Qc7 16. Re1 g6 17. Rad1 Rad8 18. Qd2 Bg7 19. Nc2 Nc5 20. Ba1 h5
21. Nb4 Qc8 22. Qf4 Qa8 23. Nd3 Nfd7 24. Nxc5 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dos Hermanas ESP"]
[Date "1997.04.10"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Polgar,J"]
[Black "Topalov,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C78"]
[WhiteElo "2645"]
[BlackElo "2725"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Bc5 6. c3 b5 7. Bc2 d6 8.
a4 Bg4 9. h3 Bh5 10. axb5 axb5 11. Rxa8 Qxa8 12. d3 O-O 13. b4 Bb6 14. Na3
Qa6 15. Bb3 Nd8 16. g4 Bg6 17. Nh4 Ne6 18. Nf5 c5 19. Nc2 Bd8 20. c4 cxb4
21. Nxb4 Qb6 22. Be3 Nc5 23. Qb1 Bxf5 24. gxf5 Qb7 25. Ba2 g6 26. Bh6 Re8
27. cxb5 Qxb5 28. Kh2 Qd7 29. Rg1 Kh8 30. Bc4 Rg8 31. Nd5 gxf5 32. Nxf6
Bxf6 33. Rxg8+ Kxg8 34. exf5 Qb7 35. Qa2 Qe7 36. Bxf7+ Kh8 37. Bc4 Qd8 38.
Qa7 e4 39. Qf7 Nxd3 40. Bd5 Ne5 41. Qb7 Qe7 42. Qc8+ Qd8 43. Qb7 Qe7 44.
Qb1 Nd7 45. Kh1 Bg7 46. Be3 Nf6 47. Be6 Qe8 48. Bd4 Qa8 49. Kg1 Qd8 50. Qb2
Qf8 51. Kf1 Qd8 52. Qc3 Qf8 53. h4 h6 54. Qb3 Nh7 55. Be3 Nf6 56. Qc4 Qd8
57. Qc6 Qe7 58. Bb6 Kh7 59. Ke1 Kh8 60. Qc8+ Qe8 61. Bd8 Ng4 62. Bd7 Qg8
63. Be6 Qe8 64. Qc7 Qb5 65. Bg5 Qe8 66. Bd2 Ne5 67. Kf1 Nf3 68. Bc3 Nd4 69.
Bxd4 Bxd4 70. Qc4 Bg7 71. Qxe4 Qf8 72. Kg2 Bf6 73. Kh3 Bg7 74. Qc6 Bf6 75.
Kg4 Be7 76. Kh5 Kh7 77. Qc4 Qf6 78. Qg4 Qg7 79. Qe4 Qf6 80. f3 Bd8 81. Qg4
Qg7 82. Qxg7+ 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dos Hermanas ESP"]
[Date "1997.04.10"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Gelfand,B"]
[Black "Salov,V"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E13"]
[WhiteElo "2700"]
[BlackElo "2665"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 b6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bg5 Bb7 6. e3 h6 7. Bh4 Bxc3+ 8.
bxc3 d6 9. Nd2 Nbd7 10. f3 Nf8 11. Bd3 g5 12. Bf2 Rg8 13. Qa4+ Qd7 14. Qa3
Ng6 15. O-O-O Nh4 16. Rhg1 c5 17. e4 Ng6 18. e5 dxe5 19. Bxg6 Rxg6 20. dxe5
Nh5 21. Ne4 Qc7 22. Nd6+ Kf8 23. Nxb7 Qxb7 24. Qa4 Nf4 25. Qc2 Qa6 26. g3
Nh3 27. Rgf1 Qxc4 28. Be3 Kg7 29. Kb2 Rf8 30. f4 gxf4 31. gxf4 Rd8 32. Rxd8
Qxf1 33. Qa4 Rg2+ 34. Bd2 Qxf4 35. Qd7 Ng5 36. Ka3 Qxe5 37. Qe8 Kg6 38. Qd7
Rxh2 39. Rg8+ Kh7 40. Rd8 Kg6 41. Rg8+ Kh5 42. Qd3 c4 0-1

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dos Hermanas ESP"]
[Date "1997.04.10"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Short,N"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B12"]
[WhiteElo "2690"]
[BlackElo "2760"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. a3 Ne7 6. Nbd2 Nd7 7. Nh4 c5 8. c3
a6 9. Nxf5 Nxf5 10. Nf3 Rc8 11. Bd3 cxd4 12. Bxf5 exf5 13. Nxd4 g6 14. O-O
Nc5 15. Be3 Bg7 16. Nf3 O-O 17. Re1 Re8 18. Re2 Ne4 19. Qb3 b5 20. Rd1 Rc4
21. Bd4 Qb8 22. Rd3 f4 23. Qd1 Rc6 24. Ne1 Rce6 25. Nc2 Qb7 26. f3 Nd6 27.
b3 Nf5 28. Qd2 h5 29. Re1 a5 30. Kf1 Qc7 31. Kg1 Kh7 32. b4 a4 33. Kf1 Qc4
34. Kg1 Bxe5 35. Bxe5 Rxe5 36. Rxe5 Rxe5 37. Nd4 Re3 38. Rxe3 fxe3 39. Qd1
Qxc3 0-1

[Event "It"]
[Site "Dos Hermanas ESP"]
[Date "1997.04.10"]
[Round "08"]
[White "Illescas Cordoba,M"]
[Black "Anand,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C68"]
[WhiteElo "2635"]
[BlackElo "2765"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. O-O Qd6 6. Na3 Be6 7. Qe2 f6
8. Rd1 Bg4 9. Nc4 Qe6 10. Ne3 Bxf3 11. Qxf3 O-O-O 12. d3 c5 13. Qf5 Qxf5
14. Nxf5 c4 15. Be3 cxd3 16. Rxd3 Rxd3 17. cxd3 g6 18. Ng3 Ne7 19. d4 Nc6
20. dxe5 fxe5 21. Rd1 Bg7 22. Ne2 Rd8 23. Rxd8+ Kxd8 24. Kf1 Kd7 25. Nc1
Bf8 26. Ke2 Bd6 27. g3 Ke6 28. f4 exf4 29. gxf4 b6 30. h3 Nb4 31. Bd2 Nc6
32. Be3 Nb4 33. Bd2 Nc6 1/2-1/2