Round 8

 

PLAYERS 1 2 3 4 5 6 PL 7 8 pts

Karpov An.

1

0 1/2 1 1/2 0 AY 1 1 5

Anand Vis.

0

1 1/2 0 1/2 1 OFF 0 0 3
KARPOV won the FIDE World Championship today!
Anatoly Karpov defeated Viswanathan Anand in both playoff games
today to win the FIDE World Championship and keep his title.
The two playoff games were played because the regular 6-game match
ended in a 3-3 tie after Anand won Game 6.

Take all the games in PGN file or read it now!!!

 

[Event "FIDE WCh KO"]
[Site "Lausanne SUI"]
[Date "1998.01.02"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Karpov,An"]
[Black "Anand,V"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D48"]
[WhiteElo "2745"]
[BlackElo "2765"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 8.
Bd3 Bb7 9. O-O a6 10. e4 c5 11. d5 Qc7 12. dxe6 fxe6 13. Bc2 c4 14. Qe2 Bd6
15. Nd4 Nc5 16. f4 e5 17. Ndxb5 axb5 18. Nxb5 Qb6 19. Nxd6+ Qxd6 20. fxe5
Qxe5 21. Rf5 Qe7 22. Qxc4 Rc8 23. Qb5+ Ncd7 24. Qxb7 Rxc2 25. Bg5 Qd6 26.
Qa8+ Kf7 27. Qxh8 Qd4+ 28. Kh1 Qxe4 29. Rf3 Rxg2 30. Kxg2 Ne5 31. Qxg7+
Kxg7 32. Bxf6+ Kg6 33. Bxe5 Qxe5 34. Rg1 h5 35. b3 Qe2+ 36. Rf2 Qe4+ 37.
Kf1+ Kh6 38. Rg3 Qb1+ 39. Kg2 Qe4+ 40. Rgf3 Qg6+ 41. Kf1 Qb1+ 42. Kg2 Qg6+
43. Kh1 Qb1+ 44. Rf1 Qxa2 45. Rf6+ Kg7 46. Rf7+ Kh8 47. Rf8+ Kg7 48. R8f7+
Kg8 49. R7f3 Kg7 50. h3 Qc2 51. R1f2 Qe4 52. Kg2 Qb4 53. Re2 Qd4 54. Re7+
Kg6 55. Re6+ Kg7 56. Rg3+ Kf7 57. Rge3 Qd5+ 58. Kg3 Qg5+ 59. Kf2 Qh4+ 60.
Ke2 Qd4 61. R6e4 Qa1 62. Kd3 Kf6 63. Re6+ Kf5 64. b4 Qc1 65. Kd4 Qc8 66. b5
Qd8+ 67. Kc5 Qc7+ 68. Kb4 Qf4+ 69. Kb3 Qc7 70. b6 Qd7 71. R3e5+ Kf4 72.
Re4+ Kg3 73. Re3+ Kh2 74. Kc4 h4 75. Kc5 Qc8+ 76. Kd5 Qd8+ 77. Ke4 Qd7 78.
Kf5 Kg2 79. Kg5 Qg7+ 80. Kxh4 Kf2 81. R3e5 Qh8+ 82. Kg4 Qg7+ 83. Kf5 Qh7+
84. Kf6 Qh4+ 85. Kf7 Qh7+ 86. Ke8 Qb7 87. h4 Qb8+ 88. Kf7 Qb7+ 89. Kg6 Qb8
90. h5 Qg8+ 91. Kf5 Qh7+ 92. Kf6 Kf3 93. Re3+ Kf2 94. Re2+ Kf3 95. R2e3+
Kf2 96. Kg5 Qg8+ 97. Kh4 Qd8+ 98. Kh3 Qd1 99. Re2+ Kf3 100. Kh2 Qd8 101.
R6e3+ Kf4 102. b7 Qb6 103. Re4+ Kf3 104. R2e3+ Kf2 105. Re7 Qd6+ 106. Kh3
Qb8 107. R3e5 Kg1 108. Rg7+ 1-0


[Event "FIDE WCh KO"]
[Site "Lausanne SUI"]
[Date "1998.01.03"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Anand,V"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C60"]
[WhiteElo "2765"]
[BlackElo "2745"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Bc5 6. c3 b5 7. Bb3 d6 8.
a4 Bg4 9. d3 O-O 10. h3 Bxf3 11. Qxf3 Na5 12. Bc2 b4 13. Nd2 Rb8 14. Qe2
Re8 15. Nf3 bxc3 16. bxc3 Nb3 17. Bxb3 Rxb3 18. d4 exd4 19. cxd4 Rxf3 20.
Qxf3 Bxd4 21. Ra2 Nxe4 22. Qd3 c5 23. Qxa6 d5 24. a5 c4 25. Be3 Be5 26. Bb6
Qd7 27. Qa7 Qc6 28. Bd4 Bc7 29. Rb2 c3 30. Rb7 Rc8 31. Bb6 Be5 32. Rxf7 c2
33. Rc1 Nc3 34. Rf3 h6 35. Qf7+ Kh8 36. Re3 d4 37. Rxe5 d3 38. Bd4 Rg8 39.
Re6 d2 40. Rxc6 dxc1=Q+ 41. Kh2 Qd2 42. Rc8 1-0
[Event "FIDE WCh KO"]
[Site "Lausanne SUI"]
[Date "1998.01.04"]
[Round "8.3"]
[White "Karpov,An"]
[Black "Anand,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D48"]
[WhiteElo "2745"]
[BlackElo "2765"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 8.
Bd3 Bb7 9. a3 b4 10. Ne4 Nxe4 11. Bxe4 bxa3 12. bxa3 Bd6 13. O-O O-O 14.
Bb2 Rb8 15. Qc2 c5 16. Bxb7 Rxb7 17. dxc5 Bxc5 18. Rfd1 Qe7 19. a4 1/2-1/2


[Event "FIDE WCh KO"]
[Site "Lausanne SUI"]
[Date "1998.01.06"]
[Round "8.4"]
[White "Anand,V"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D42"]
[WhiteElo "2765"]
[BlackElo "2745"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 Be7 7. cxd5 Nxd5
8. Bd3 Nc6 9. O-O O-O 10. Re1 Bf6 11. Be4 Nce7 12. h4 Nf5 13. Qd3 Nxc3 14.
bxc3 h6 15. h5 Nd6 16. Ne5 Nxe4 17. Qxe4 Bxe5 18. dxe5 f5 19. Qe2 Bd7 20.
Rd1 Bb5 21. Qf3 Qe8 22. Bf4 Rc8 23. Rd4 Rc4 24. Rad1 Qf7 25. Rxc4 Bxc4 26.
a3 Rc8 27. Rd4 Kh7 28. Bd2 Bd5 29. Qh3 b5 30. a4 bxa4 31. Rxa4 Rc4 32. Rxc4
Bxc4 33. Qh4 Bb5 34. c4 Be8 35. c5 Qd7 36. Bc3 Qd3 37. Qd4 Qxd4 38. Bxd4 a5
39. c6 Bxc6 40. f3 f4 41. Bb2 Be8 42. Bc1 a4 43. Bxf4 a3 44. Be3 Bxh5 45.
Kf2 Be8 46. Bd4 Bc6 47. Bc3 a2 48. g3 h5 49. g4 h4 0-1
[Event "FIDE WCh KO"]
[Site "Lausanne SUI"]
[Date "1998.01.07"]
[Round "8.5"]
[White "Karpov,An"]
[Black "Anand,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D46"]
[WhiteElo "2745"]
[BlackElo "2765"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. Qc2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8.
O-O dxc4 9. Bxc4 a6 10. Rd1 b5 11. Be2 Qc7 12. Ne4 Nxe4 13. Qxe4 e5 14. Qh4
Re8 15. Bd3 h6 16. Bc2 exd4 17. Qxd4 Bf8 18. b3 Nf6 19. Qh4 g5 20. Qg3 Qxg3
21. hxg3 c5 22. Bb2 Bg7 23. Rd6 Be6 24. Rad1 Rec8 25. Bxf6 Bxf6 26. Be4 Ra7
27. Bd5 Bxd5 28. R1xd5 Kg7 29. Rd2 Be7 30. Rb6 Bd8 31. Rbd6 Be7 32. R6d5 a5
33. Kf1 a4 34. Ke2 axb3 35. axb3 Ra3 36. b4 Rc3 37. bxc5 R3xc5 38. Rxc5
Rxc5 39. Nd4 Bf6 40. g4 b4 41. Rb2 Rc4 42. Kd3 Rc3+ 43. Kd2 Bxd4 44. exd4
Rc4 45. Kd3 Rc3+ 46. Kd2 Rc4 47. Kd3 Rc3+ 48. Ke4 b3 49. f3 Kf6 50. d5 Rc4+
51. Kd3 Rf4 52. Rxb3 Ke5 53. Rb6 Kxd5 54. Rxh6 Ke5 55. Ke3 Ra4 1/2-1/2


[Event "FIDE WCh KO"]
[Site "Lausanne SUI"]
[Date "1998.01.08"]
[Round "8.6"]
[White "Anand,V"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D42"]
[WhiteElo "2765"]
[BlackElo "2745"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 e6 3. e4 h6 4. Bxf6 Qxf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Qd2 g5 7. Bc4 Nc6 8.
Nge2 Bg7 9. Rd1 Bd7 10. O-O O-O-O 11. Nb5 a6 12. Na3 g4 13. f4 gxf3 14.
Rxf3 Qe7 15. c3 h5 16. Rdf1 Rdf8 17. b4 Na7 18. Nc2 Bh6 19. Qe1 Kb8 20. Bd3
Bc6 21. Nf4 Rfg8 22. d5 Be8 23. Qf2 Bg7 24. Nd4 Bd7 25. dxe6 Bxd4 26. cxd4
fxe6 27. e5 Bc6 28. Ng6 Qd8 29. Nxh8 Bxf3 30. Nf7 Qh4 31. Qxf3 Qxd4+ 32.
Kh1 d5 33. Rd1 Qxb4 34. Rb1 Qa4 35. Qxh5 Nc6 36. Qe2 Ka7 37. Qf2+ b6 38.
Rc1 Kb7 39. h3 Rc8 40. Qf6 Nd4 41. Nd8+ Kb8 42. Nxe6 1-0
THE PLAY OFFS
[Event "FIDE WCh KO"]
[Site "Lausanne SUI"]
[Date "1998.01.09"]
[Round "8.7"]
[White "Karpov,An"]
[Black "Anand,V"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D46"]
[WhiteElo "2745"]
[BlackElo "2765"]

1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 c6 4. O-O Bg4 5. d3 Nbd7 6. Nbd2 e6 7. e4 Be7 8.
Qe2 O-O 9. h3 Bh5 10. Re1 dxe4 11. dxe4 e5 12. b3 Qc7 13. Bb2 Rfe8 14. Qf1
Rad8 15. a3 b5 16. Bc3 Bf8 17. Nh4 Nc5 18. Bf3 Bg6 19. Nxg6 hxg6 20. Bg2 a6
21. Qe2 Ne6 22. Nf3 Nd7 23. a4 b4 24. Bb2 a5 25. c3 bxc3 26. Bxc3 Rb8 27.
Rab1 Bb4 28. Rec1 Bxc3 29. Rxc3 c5 30. Qe3 Qd6 31. h4 Nd4 32. Bh3 Nb6 33.
Rbc1 c4 34. bxc4 Nxa4 35. c5 Qe7 36. Ra3 Nxc5 37. Rac3 Ncb3 38. Rc7 Qf6 39.
R1c3 Nxf3+ 40. Qxf3 a4 41. Qxf6 gxf6 42. Bd7 Nd4 43. Bxe8 Ne2+ 44. Kg2 Nxc3
45. Bxf7+ Kf8 46. Bxg6 Nb5 47. Rf7+ Kg8 48. Rxf6 Ra8 49. h5 a3 50. h6 a2
51. Bf7+ Kh7 52. Bxa2 Rxa2 53. g4 Nc3 54. g5 Nxe4 55. Rf7+ Kg6 56. Rg7+ Kf5
57. h7 Rxf2+ 58. Kg1 Kg4 59. h8=Q Kg3 60. Re7 Rg2+ 61. Kf1 Nd2+ 62. Ke1 1-0

[Event "FIDE WCh KO"]
[Site "Lausanne SUI"]
[Date "1998.01.09"]
[Round "8.8"]
[White "Anand,V"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D00"]
[WhiteElo "2765"]
[BlackElo "2745"]

1. d4 d5 2. Bg5 h6 3. Bh4 c6 4. Nf3 Qb6 5. b3 Bf5 6. e3 Nd7 7. Bd3 Bxd3 8.
Qxd3 e6 9. c4 Ne7 10. c5 Qa5+ 11. Nc3 b6 12. b4 Qxb4 13. O-O Nf5 14. Rfc1
bxc5 15. Rab1 c4 16. Qc2 Qa5 17. Rb7 Qa6 18. Rcb1 Bd6 19. e4 Nxh4 20. Nxh4
Rb8 21. Rxb8+ Bxb8 22. exd5 cxd5 23. Ng6 fxg6 24. Qxg6+ Kd8 25. Qxg7 Re8
26. Qxh6 Qa5 27. Qg5+ Kc8 28. Qg6 Rf8 29. Rc1 Qb6 30. Ne2 e5 31. Qh5 Qf6
32. Rf1 Rh8 0-1