Round 12


[Event "FIDE Cand (Women)"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.22"]
[Round "12"]
[White "Xie Jun"]
[Black "Maric,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B17"]
[WhiteElo "2495"]
[BlackElo "2460"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Bd3 Ngf6 6. Ng5 e6 7. N1f3 Bd6
8. Qe2 h6 9. Ne4 Nxe4 10. Qxe4 Nf6 11. Qe2 Qc7 12. Bd2 b6 13. O-O-O Bb7 14.
Kb1 O-O-O 15. c4 c5 16. Bc3 Kb8 17. Ne5 Ka8 18. f4 Qe7 19. Rhf1 h5 20. g3
Rc8 21. Nf3 Rhd8 22. Ng5 cxd4 23. Bxd4 Bc5 24. Bxf6 gxf6 25. Ne4 Bd4 26.
Nd2 f5 27. Nb3 Bf6 28. Qxh5 Rxd3 29. Rxd3 Be4 30. Qe2 Rxc4 31. Nd2 Bxd3+
32. Qxd3 Rd4 33. Qf3+ Kb8 34. Nb3 Rd5 35. Rd1 Rxd1+ 36. Qxd1 Qb4 37. a3
Qe4+ 38. Ka2 Kc7 39. Qh5 Kd6 40. Qxf7 Be7 41. Qe8 Qb7 42. Qh8 Kd7 43. h4 a5
44. Qd4+ Ke8 45. Nd2 b5 46. a4 Kf7 47. axb5 Qxb5 48. Nc4 Qa4+ 49. Kb1 Kg8
50. Qd3 Bf6 51. Ne5 Bxe5 52. fxe5 Kh7 53. b3 Qc6 54. Kb2 Kg7 55. Qd2 Qb6
56. h5 Kh7 57. Qd6 Qf2+ 58. Ka3 Qxg3 59. Qxe6 Qf4 60. Qd5 Qb4+ 61. Ka2 a4
62. e6 axb3+ 63. Kb2 Kh6 64. Qxf5 Qd2+ 65. Kxb3 Qd1+ 66. Kb4 Qd6+ 67. Kb5
Qb8+ 68. Kc6 Qa8+ 69. Kb5 Qb7+ 70. Kc4 Qa6+ 71. Kb3 Qb6+ 72. Kc2 Qc6+ 73.
Kd2 Qd6+ 74. Ke2 Qa6+ 75. Kf2 Qa2+ 76. Kg3 Qb3+ 77. Kh4 Qb4+ 78. Qg4 Qe1+
79. Kh3 Qh1+ 80. Kg3 Qg1+ 81. Kf4 Qc1+ 82. Ke4 Qc4+ 83. Kf3 Qf1+ 84. Ke3
Qc1+ 85. Kf2 Qc5+ 86. Kg2 Qc2+ 87. Kh3 Qd3+ 88. Kh4 Qd8+ 89. Kg3 Kh7 90.
Qf5+ Kh8 91. Qe5+ Kh7 92. Qe4+ Kh8 93. e7 Qd6+ 94. Kh3 Qd7+ 95. Kh4 Qe8 96.
Qe5+ Kh7 97. Qf5+ Kg7 98. Qg6+ 1-0

[Event "FIDE Cand (Women)"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.22"]
[Round "12"]
[White "Arakhamia,K"]
[Black "Chiburdanidze,M"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B18"]
[WhiteElo "2430"]
[BlackElo "2525"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Nc5 b6 6. Nb3 Nf6 7. Nf3 e6 8.
g3 Nbd7 9. Bg2 Qc7 10. O-O Rd8 11. Qe2 Bd6 12. c4 O-O 13. Bg5 c5 14. Rad1
h6 15. dxc5 bxc5 16. Bd2 e5 17. Ba5 Nb6 18. Nbd2 Rfe8 19. Nh4 Bg4 20. f3
Be6 21. Bh1 Nfd7 22. b3 Nb8 23. Bc3 Nc6 24. g4 Nd4 25. Qf2 Rf8 26. Ne4 Be7
27. Bd2 Nc8 28. Nc3 Bg5 29. Bxg5 hxg5 30. Ng2 Ne7 31. h4 gxh4 32. Qxh4 f6
33. Qh2 Ng6 34. Qh5 Kf7 35. Nh4 Rh8 36. Qxg6+ Kf8 37. Ng2 e4 38. Qxe4 Rh3
39. Nf4 Bxg4 40. fxg4 Rxc3 41. Rxd4 1-0

[Event "FIDE Cand (Women)"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.22"]
[Round "12"]
[White "Cramling,P"]
[Black "Ioseliani,N"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D31"]
[WhiteElo "2520"]
[BlackElo "2520"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 c6 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. a4 Bb4 6. e3 b5 7. Bd2 a5 8.
axb5 Bxc3 9. Bxc3 cxb5 10. b3 Bb7 11. bxc4 b4 12. Bb2 Nf6 13. Bd3 Nbd7 14.
O-O O-O 15. Re1 Re8 16. Qc2 Qc7 17. e4 e5 18. c5 exd4 19. Bxd4 Ng4 20. Bc4
Nde5 21. Nxe5 Nxe5 22. Bd5 Bc6 23. Qb3 Rad8 24. Rad1 Rc8 25. h3 Kh8 26. f4
Ng6 27. Bxc6 Qxc6 28. Qxf7 Rg8 29. f5 Nf4 30. Kh2 Qh6 31. Qa2 Rge8 32. Qf2
Nh5 33. e5 Rcd8 34. Be3 g5 35. Rd6 Qg7 36. f6 1-0

[Event "FIDE Cand (Women)"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.22"]
[Round "12"]
[White "Gurieli,N"]
[Black "Galliamova,A"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B22"]
[WhiteElo "2370"]
[BlackElo "2445"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 d5 4. exd5 Qxd5 5. d4 Nf6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
Na3 O-O 9. Nb5 Qd8 10. dxc5 Bxc5 11. b4 Qxd1 12. Rxd1 Bb6 13. Nd2 Nd5 14.
Nc4 Bd8 15. Ne3 a6 16. Nxd5 exd5 17. Nd6 Bf6 18. Bd2 Rd8 19. Nxc8 Raxc8 20.
Rac1 g6 21. Bg4 Ra8 22. Be3 Ne5 23. Be2 Nc4 24. Bf3 Nxe3 25. fxe3 Bg5 26.
Kf2 Re8 27. Rd3 Re5 28. Re1 Rd8 29. g3 b6 30. h4 Bf6 31. Red1 Rc8 32. Rc1
Be7 33. a3 a5 34. Rcd1 Bf6 35. Ke2 Re7 36. Kd2 Rec7 37. Rc1 Be5 38. Bxd5
Bxg3 39. Rh1 axb4 40. axb4 Be5 41. c4 Ra7 42. Rb3 h5 43. Kd3 Bd6 44. Rf1
Kg7 45. e4 Bg3 46. c5 bxc5 47. b5 Bxh4 48. b6 Re7 49. b7 Rb8 50. Kc4 Rc7
51. Ra1 Rd7 52. Ra8 Rdd8 53. Kxc5 Bf6 54. Rf3 Rf8 55. Rxb8 Rxb8 56. Kd6
Rd8+ 57. Kc7 Rf8 58. Rxf6 Kxf6 59. Bc6 Ke7 60. Bd7 Rd8 61. Bc8 Rd4 62. e5
Rc4+ 63. Kb6 Rb4+ 64. Kc7 f5 65. exf6+ Kxf6 66. b8=Q Rxb8 67. Kxb8 g5 68.
Kc7 Ke5 69. Kc6 g4 70. Kc5 Ke4 71. Bb7+ Ke3 72. Kd5 h4 73. Ke5 g3 0-1