[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Florath,P"]
[Black "Ehlvest,J"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B83"]
[WhiteElo "2295"]
[BlackElo "2610"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be2 Be7 7. O-O Nc6
8. Be3 Bd7 9. f4 Nxd4 10. Bxd4 Bc6 11. Bf3 Qc7 12. Kh1 O-O 13. Qe2 Nd7 14.
Rad1 a6 15. Rfe1 Rac8 16. Nd5 Bxd5 17. exd5 e5 18. fxe5 dxe5 19. Bxe5 Nxe5
20. Qxe5 Bd6 21. Qh5 g6 22. Qh6 Qxc2 23. Rd2 Rfe8 24. Red1 Qa4 25. b3 Qb4
26. g3 Qc3 27. Bg2 Re5 28. Qh4 Rh5 29. Qg4 Bxg3 30. Bh3 f5 31. Qxg3 Rxh3
32. Qg2 Qf3 33. Re1 Rc7 34. Rde2 Qxg2+ 35. Kxg2 Rd3 36. Re7 Rxe7 37. Rxe7
Rxd5 38. Rxb7 Rd2+ 39. Kg3 Rxa2 40. h4 Ra5 41. Kf4 Rb5 42. Ra7 Rb6 43. h5
gxh5 44. Kxf5 Rg6 45. Rc7 h4 46. Rc4 h3 47. Rh4 Rg3 48. b4 Kg7 49. Kf4 Rb3
50. Kf5 h6 51. Rg4+ Kh7 52. Rh4 Rf3+ 53. Ke4 Rc3 54. Kf5 Rb3 55. Rh5 a5 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Miles,A"]
[Black "Jonker,M"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A25"]
[WhiteElo "2595"]
[BlackElo "2295"]

1. c4 d6 2. Nc3 e5 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 g6 5. Rb1 a5 6. a3 Bg7 7. b4 axb4 8.
axb4 Nf6 9. d3 O-O 10. b5 Ne7 11. Nf3 d5 12. cxd5 Nfxd5 13. Nxd5 Nxd5 14.
Qc2 f6 15. O-O Be6 16. Rd1 Rf7 17. Bb2 Rd7 18. Ra1 Rc8 19. Qb1 c5 20. bxc6
Rxc6 21. Rc1 Rdc7 22. Rxc6 Rxc6 23. Nd2 Rc8 24. d4 exd4 25. Qe4 Nc7 26.
Qxd4 Qxd4 27. Bxd4 Rd8 28. Nf3 Bd5 29. Bb6 Rd7 30. Rd1 Na8 31. Be3 Nc7 32.
Bf4 Ne6 33. Ne5 fxe5 34. Rxd5 Rxd5 35. Bxd5 exf4 36. Bxe6+ Kf8 37. gxf4 Ke7
38. Bg8 h6 39. Kg2 b5 40. Kf3 b4 41. Ke4 Kf6 42. Bb3 g5 43. Kf3 Bf8 44. e4
gxf4 45. Kxf4 Bd6+ 46. Kg4 h5+ 47. Kh3 Kg5 48. Kg2 h4 49. h3 Kf4 50. Bc2 b3
51. Bxb3 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Metz,H"]
[Black "Nisipeanu,LD"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B96"]
[WhiteElo "2290"]
[BlackElo "2600"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4 Qc7 8.
Qf3 b5 9. Bxf6 gxf6 10. Bd3 Bb7 11. f5 b4 12. Nd5 e5 13. Nb3 Nd7 14. Ne3 h5
15. O-O Bh6 16. a3 Qb6 17. Rfe1 a5 18. axb4 axb4 19. Rxa8+ Bxa8 20. Kh1
Bxe3 21. Rxe3 Nc5 22. Nxc5 Qxc5 23. Re1 Ke7 24. Qe3 Qxe3 25. Rxe3 h4 26.
Kg1 Rg8 27. Kf2 Rg4 28. h3 Rg5 29. g3 hxg3+ 30. Rxg3 d5 31. exd5 Bxd5 32.
h4 Rh5 33. Rg4 b3 34. c3 Bc6 35. Kg3 Bd7 36. Rb4 Bxf5 37. Be2 Rh7 38. Rxb3
Be4 39. Rb5 Rg7+ 40. Kf2 Rg2+ 41. Ke3 Rh2 42. Kxe4 Rxe2+ 43. Kf3 Re1 44.
Kf2 Rh1 45. b4 Rxh4 46. Rc5 Kd6 47. Rc8 Kd7 48. Rc5 Kd6 49. Rc8 Rh2+ 50.
Kg3 Rb2 51. Kg4 Kd5 52. Rc7 Ke4 53. Rxf7 Rg2+ 54. Kh3 Rg6 55. b5 Kf3 56.
Kh2 e4 57. b6 e3 58. c4 e2 59. Re7 Kf2 60. Rxe2+ Kxe2 61. b7 Kf2 62. Kh3 f5
0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Atalik,S"]
[Black "Oosterom,E"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E37"]
[WhiteElo "2590"]
[BlackElo "2290"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 d5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. Qxc3 Ne4 7. Qc2 c5
8. dxc5 Nc6 9. Nf3 a5 10. e3 a4 11. Bd2 O-O 12. Rc1 Nxd2 13. Qxd2 Na5 14.
Qb4 Nb3 15. Rc3 d4 16. Rxb3 axb3 17. exd4 e5 18. d5 e4 19. Nd4 Qg5 20. Qd2
Qg6 21. h4 Re8 22. h5 Qg4 23. Rh3 Bd7 24. Rxb3 Re5 25. Qe2 Qh4 26. Qe3 f5
27. Ne2 Qxh5 28. Rxb7 Qe8 29. Qg3 Re7 30. Qd6 Rf7 31. c6 Bc8 32. Rxf7 Kxf7
33. Nd4 Qe7 34. Qxe7+ Kxe7 35. c5 Ra5 36. d6+ Kd8 37. c7+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Heinis,V"]
[Black "Tiviakov,S"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E09"]
[WhiteElo "2285"]
[BlackElo "2590"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. g3 Bb4+ 5. Nbd2 Ba6 6. Qa4 Be7 7. Bg2 O-O
8. O-O c6 9. Qc2 d5 10. b3 Nbd7 11. Bb2 c5 12. e4 dxe4 13. Ne5 Bb7 14. Nxe4
Nxe4 15. Bxe4 Bxe4 16. Qxe4 Nxe5 17. dxe5 Qd2 18. Rab1 Rad8 19. Qg4 Qa5 20.
Bc1 Rd4 21. Qe2 Rfd8 22. Be3 Rd3 23. h4 h6 24. Ra1 Qc3 25. Bf4 Qd4 26. Qh5
g5 27. Be3 Qxe5 28. hxg5 hxg5 29. Rad1 Kg7 30. Rxd3 Rxd3 31. Kg2 Qe4+ 32.
Kg1 Qf5 33. Kg2 Bf6 34. Rh1 Kf8 35. Rd1 Rxd1 36. Qxd1 Bd4 37. Bxd4 Qe4+ 38.
Kg1 cxd4 39. Qd2 f6 40. Qb4+ Kf7 41. Qd6 d3 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Ibragimov,I"]
[Black "Lanchava,T"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B07"]
[WhiteElo "2585"]
[BlackElo "2275"]

1. e4 d6 2. d4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. c3 Nf6 5. Bd3 O-O 6. O-O c5 7. h3 Nbd7 8.
Re1 Qc7 9. Na3 a6 10. e5 dxe5 11. dxe5 Nd5 12. Be4 N5b6 13. Bf4 Rd8 14. Qc1
e6 15. c4 Nb8 16. Bh6 f5 17. exf6 Bxf6 18. Qc2 Bg7 19. Bxg7 Qxg7 20. Rad1
Bd7 21. Qb3 Nc8 22. Qxb7 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Krylov,St"]
[Black "Nenashev,A"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A20"]
[WhiteElo "2275"]
[BlackElo "2585"]

1. c4 e5 2. g3 d6 3. Bg2 f5 4. e3 Nf6 5. Nc3 c6 6. Nge2 Be6 7. b3 d5 8.
cxd5 cxd5 9. d4 e4 10. O-O Nc6 11. a3 Bd6 12. b4 O-O 13. Bd2 g5 14. f4 h6
15. Rc1 Qd7 16. Na4 b6 17. Nac3 Ne7 18. Qa4 Rfc8 19. Qa6 Rc4 20. Nb5 Rac8
21. Nxd6 Qxd6 22. Qa4 Bd7 23. Qb3 b5 24. Bh3 Qe6 25. Nc3 Qf7 26. Qd1 Kh8
27. Rf2 Qg8 28. Bf1 Ng4 29. Re2 gxf4 30. exf4 Qg7 31. Be1 Rxd4 32. Qb3 Rdc4
33. h3 Nc6 34. hxg4 Nd4 35. Qd1 Nf3+ 36. Kg2 Nxe1+ 37. Rxe1 Rxc3 38. Rxc3
Qxc3 39. gxf5 Rg8 40. g4 Bxf5 41. Be2 d4 42. Rh1 d3 43. Rxh6+ Kg7 44. Rh3
Kf7 45. Qg1 Qc7 46. Bd1 Bxg4 47. Rh7+ Ke8 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Ernst,S"]
[Black "Blatny,P"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E61"]
[WhiteElo "2270"]
[BlackElo "2555"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d6 3. c4 g6 4. Nc3 Bf5 5. g3 Bg7 6. Bg2 c6 7. O-O Ne4 8.
Nxe4 Bxe4 9. Ne1 Bxg2 10. Kxg2 d5 11. Qb3 Qd7 12. Nf3 dxc4 13. Qxc4 Qd5 14.
Qd3 f5 15. Re1 Nd7 16. e4 fxe4 17. Qxe4 Qxe4 18. Rxe4 Nf6 19. Re2 Nd5 20.
Bd2 O-O 21. Ng5 Rfc8 22. Ne6 Bf6 23. g4 b6 24. Rc1 Kf7 25. g5 Bh8 26. h4
Ke8 27. h5 Kd7 28. hxg6 hxg6 29. Kg3 Re8 30. Rh1 Rac8 31. Rh6 Rg8 32. Rh7
Rce8 33. b3 a5 34. Re1 a4 35. bxa4 Ra8 36. a5 Kd6 37. axb6 Rxa2 38. Bf4+
Nxf4 39. Nxf4 Bxd4 40. Re6+ Kc5 41. b7 Bxf2+ 42. Kf3 Kb5 43. Rhxe7 Ba7 44.
Re8 Ra3+ 45. Kg4 Rg7 46. b8=Q Bxb8 47. Rxb8+ Kc5 48. Rc8 Ra6 49. Rxg6 Rd7
50. Rf6 Rd1 51. g6 Rg1+ 52. Kf5 Ra5 53. Rfxc6+ Kd4+ 54. Kf6 Ke4 55. Rc4+
Kf3 56. Ne6 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Movsesian,S"]
[Black "Gerard,N"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B53"]
[WhiteElo "2555"]
[BlackElo "2270"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Qxd4 Nc6 6. Bb5 Bd7 7. Bxc6
Bxc6 8. Bg5 e6 9. O-O-O Be7 10. Qd3 Qc7 11. Kb1 d5 12. Bxf6 dxe4 13. Nxe4
Bxe4 14. Qxe4 Bxf6 15. g4 Rc8 16. g5 Be7 17. h4 O-O 18. h5 Qc6 19. Qe2 Qc4
20. Rd3 Rcd8 21. Ne5 Qb5 22. c4 Qc5 23. Rxd8 Rxd8 24. h6 g6 25. f4 Qd4 26.
Qf3 Bxg5 27. Nxg6 hxg6 28. fxg5 Qd3+ 29. Qxd3 Rxd3 30. Kc2 Rg3 31. h7+ Kh8
32. Rf1 Rxg5 33. Rxf7 Rh5 34. Rxb7 Ra5 35. a3 g5 36. Rb5 Ra6 37. Rxg5 Kxh7
38. c5 Kh6 39. Rg3 Ra4 40. b4 a5 41. Kb3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Istratescu,A"]
[Black "Schlecht,D"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D23"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]
[BlackElo "2270"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Qb3 dxc4 5. Qxc4 Bf5 6. Nc3 e6 7. g3 Be7 8.
Bg2 Nbd7 9. O-O O-O 10. e3 Ne4 11. Rd1 Rc8 12. Qe2 c5 13. Ne5 Nxc3 14. bxc3
Nxe5 15. dxe5 Qc7 16. e4 Bg6 17. f4 Rfd8 18. Rf1 Qd7 19. Qg4 f5 20. exf6
Bxf6 21. Qf3 e5 22. fxe5 Bxe5 23. Bf4 Qe6 24. h4 c4 25. Rad1 Rxd1 26. Rxd1
Re8 27. Kh2 Qf6 28. Bxe5 Qxe5 29. Qe3 b6 30. Rd4 b5 31. a4 a6 32. axb5 axb5
33. Qd2 Bf7 34. Rd6 Bg6 35. Rd5 Qf6 36. Qe3 Qe6 37. e5 Qc6 38. Qd4 Bf7 39.
Rd6 Qc7 40. Bc6 Rf8 41. e6 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Sosnicki,M"]
[Black "Schlosser,P"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E46"]
[WhiteElo "2270"]
[BlackElo "2550"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Nge2 d5 6. a3 Be7 7. cxd5 Nxd5
8. Qc2 Nd7 9. Nxd5 exd5 10. Ng3 a5 11. Bd3 g6 12. Bd2 c6 13. O-O-O Re8 14.
e4 dxe4 15. Nxe4 Nf6 16. Ng5 Ng4 17. h4 Nxf2 18. Bc4 Be6 19. Bxe6 fxe6 20.
Nxh7 Kxh7 21. h5 Bf6 22. Qxg6+ Kh8 23. Rdf1 Qxd4 24. Bc3 Qe3+ 25. Kb1 Bxc3
26. bxc3 Qe4+ 27. Qxe4 Nxe4 28. Rf7 Rf8 29. Rxb7 Rf2 30. Rh4 Nxc3+ 31. Kc1
Rd8 32. Rh1 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Tregubov,P"]
[Black "Willemze,J"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D23"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]
[BlackElo "2270"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Qc2 dxc4 5. Qxc4 Bf5 6. g3 Nbd7 7. Bg2 e6
8. O-O Be7 9. Nc3 O-O 10. e3 Qa5 11. Bd2 e5 12. e4 Be6 13. Qe2 exd4 14. Nd5
Qd8 15. Nxe7+ Qxe7 16. Nxd4 Rfe8 17. Rfe1 Bg4 18. f3 Be6 19. Bc3 a6 20. f4
Bg4 21. Qf1 Nc5 22. e5 Nd5 23. f5 Qg5 24. h3 Bxh3 25. Bxh3 Nxc3 26. bxc3
Qxg3+ 27. Qg2 Qxc3 28. Rad1 Nd3 29. Re3 Qxd4 30. Rdxd3 Qa1+ 31. Qf1 Qxf1+
32. Kxf1 Rad8 33. e6 f6 34. Rd7 b5 35. Bg2 Rc8 36. Be4 a5 37. Rg3 g5 38.
Rh3 Rcd8 39. Rdxh7 Kf8 40. e7+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Clemens,A"]
[Black "Galkin,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D47"]
[BlackElo "2540"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 8.
Be2 Bb7 9. O-O Be7 10. e4 b4 11. e5 bxc3 12. exf6 Bxf6 13. bxc3 O-O 14. Rb1
Qc7 15. Bf4 Qxf4 16. Rxb7 Rfd8 17. g3 Qf5 18. Bd3 Qd5 19. Qe2 c5 20. Be4
Qd6 21. Re1 h6 22. Bc2 cxd4 23. cxd4 Rac8 24. Ne5 Nxe5 25. dxe5 Qxe5 26.
Qxe5 Bxe5 27. Bh7+ Kxh7 28. Rxe5 Kg6 29. Ra5 Ra8 30. Raxa7 Rxa7 31. Rxa7
Rd2 32. Kg2 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Tseitlin,Ma"]
[Black "Thompson,I"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C05"]
[WhiteElo "2530"]
[BlackElo "2260"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. Bd3 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ngf3 f5 8.
g4 cxd4 9. cxd4 fxg4 10. Ng1 Qb6 11. Nb3 Bb4+ 12. Kf1 O-O 13. Be3 Ndxe5 14.
Bc2 Nc4 15. Kg2 e5 16. Ne2 Bf5 17. Bxf5 Rxf5 18. Ng3 Rf3 19. dxe5 Nxe3+ 20.
fxe3 Qxe3 21. Qxd5+ Kh8 22. Rhf1 Raf8 23. e6 Ne7 24. Qxb7 Bd6 25. Rxf3
gxf3+ 26. Kh1 Qxe6 27. Nd4 Qh6 28. Nxf3 Bxg3 29. Kg2 Bd6 30. Re1 Ng6 31.
Qe4 Nf4+ 32. Kh1 Qf6 33. Qd4 Qxd4 34. Nxd4 Nd3 35. Re2 Rc8 36. Rd2 Nf4 37.
Nb3 Bc7 38. h4 Rd8 39. Rc2 Bb6 40. a4 h5 41. a5 Rd1+ 42. Kh2 Bg1+ 43. Kg3
Nd5 44. Nd2 Be3 45. Nc4 Bd4 46. Kf3 Nf6 47. Nd2 Rh1 48. Ne4 Nxe4 49. Kxe4
Rxh4+ 50. Kf5 Be3 51. Re2 Bh6 52. Re7 Kh7 53. Rxa7 Rb4 54. a6 Rxb2 55. Rb7
Ra2 56. Rb6 Ra4 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Sulskis,S"]
[Black "Kohtz,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B05"]
[WhiteElo "2510"]
[BlackElo "2250"]

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Be2 e6 6. O-O Be7 7. c4 Nb6 8.
Nbd2 O-O 9. b3 Nc6 10. Bb2 d5 11. c5 Nc8 12. a3 f6 13. b4 Qe8 14. Qb3 fxe5
15. dxe5 Qg6 16. Rfe1 Rf4 17. Kh1 Bg5 18. Nxg5 Qxg5 19. Qg3 N8e7 20. Nf3
Qh6 21. Bc1 Raf8 22. Ng1 Nxe5 23. Bxg4 Nxg4 24. Nh3 Rxf2 25. Nxf2 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Riksten,M"]
[Black "Kiriakov,P"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E39"]
[WhiteElo "2250"]
[BlackElo "2505"]

1. d4 e6 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 c5 5. dxc5 O-O 6. f3 Bxc5 7. e4 Nc6 8.
Bg5 Qa5 9. Nge2 d5 10. cxd5 exd5 11. Bxf6 gxf6 12. O-O-O Be3+ 13. Kb1 d4
14. Nd5 Be6 15. Ng3 Nb4 16. Qb3 Nxd5 17. exd5 Bxd5 18. Bc4 Rfd8 19. Rhe1
Rac8 20. Bxd5 Rxd5 21. Ne4 Rb5 22. Qd3 Rc6 23. Nd6 Rxd6 24. Rxe3 dxe3 25.
Qxd6 e2 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Grabarczyk,M"]
[Black "Daudzvardis,J"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A44"]
[WhiteElo "2480"]
[BlackElo "2230"]

1. d4 c5 2. d5 e5 3. Nc3 d6 4. e4 Be7 5. a4 Bg5 6. Bxg5 Qxg5 7. Nf3 Qe7 8.
Nd2 Nf6 9. Be2 O-O 10. O-O g6 11. Nc4 Nbd7 12. a5 a6 13. Qd2 Ne8 14. Na4
Rb8 15. b4 cxb4 16. Qxb4 f5 17. exf5 gxf5 18. f4 exf4 19. Rae1 Qf6 20. Rxf4
Ne5 21. Nab6 Ng6 22. Rff1 f4 23. Qd2 Bf5 24. Bh5 Rd8 25. Bxg6 Bxg6 26. Re6
Qf5 27. Rf2 Qg4 28. Re7 f3 29. Rxb7 Ng7 30. Ne3 Qe4 31. Qc3 Ne8 32. h3 h5
33. Qd3 Qxd3 34. cxd3 Bxd3 35. Rxf3 Rxf3 36. gxf3 Nf6 37. Ng2 Re8 38. Nf4
Bb5 39. Kf2 h4 40. Rc7 Re5 41. Nc8 Nxd5 42. Nxd5 Re2+ 43. Kf1 Re5+ 44. Kf2
Re2+ 45. Kf1 Re5+ 46. Kf2 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Poldauf,D"]
[Black "Dhar,S"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A86"]
[WhiteElo "2455"]
[BlackElo "2225"]

1. c4 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 g6 4. d4 Bg7 5. Nc3 d6 6. d5 O-O 7. Nh3 Nbd7 8.
Nf4 Ne5 9. b3 Ne4 10. Nxe4 fxe4 11. Bxe4 Nf3+ 12. exf3 Bxa1 13. h4 Rb8 14.
Qd3 e5 15. dxe6 Qe8 16. h5 Bxe6 17. hxg6 hxg6 18. Nxg6 Rf7 19. Be3 Rh7 20.
Rxh7 Kxh7 21. Nf4+ Kg7 22. Bxa7 Ra8 23. Bd4+ Bxd4 24. Qxd4+ Kf8 25. Qf6+
1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Burnett,R"]
[Black "Radziewicz,I"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C01"]
[WhiteElo "2445"]
[BlackElo "2220"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. exd5 exd5 5. Bd3 Ne7 6. Qh5 c5 7. dxc5 Be6
8. Nge2 Nd7 9. Bg5 Nxc5 10. Bb5+ Nd7 11. O-O-O O-O 12. Nxd5 Qa5 13. Bxe7
Bxe7 14. Nxe7+ Kh8 15. Nc3 a6 16. Be2 b5 17. Rd4 Nf6 18. Qc5 Rfe8 19. Rhd1
1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Wohl,A"]
[Black "Van Beek,L"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B82"]
[WhiteElo "2435"]
[BlackElo "2215"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be3 a6 7. f4 b5 8.
Qf3 Bb7 9. Bd3 b4 10. Nce2 Nbd7 11. g4 Nc5 12. Ng3 g6 13. Nb3 Nxd3+ 14.
cxd3 Nd7 15. O-O Bg7 16. f5 O-O 17. d4 a5 18. Rac1 a4 19. Nd2 Rc8 20. Qf2
Ba6 21. Rfd1 Re8 22. g5 exf5 23. exf5 Rxc1 24. Rxc1 Qe7 25. Bf4 gxf5 26.
Nxf5 Qe6 27. Nxg7 Kxg7 28. b3 Bb7 29. Nf1 axb3 30. axb3 Qxb3 31. Ng3 Qd5
32. Rf1 Kh8 33. Bd2 b3 34. Bc3 Rc8 35. Rc1 Qf3 36. Qxf3 Bxf3 37. d5+ Kg8
38. Nf5 Re8 39. Nxd6 Rb8 40. Bb2 Bxd5 41. Nf5 Be6 42. Ne7+ Kf8 43. Nc6 Ra8
44. Ra1 Rxa1+ 45. Bxa1 Nb6 46. Ne5 Bc4 47. Kf2 Bb5 48. Nf3 Nc4 49. Nd4 Ba4
50. Nxb3 Bxb3 51. Kf3 Ke7 52. Kf4 Ke6 53. Bd4 Bd1 54. Ke4 Nd6+ 55. Kf4 Nf5
56. Bf2 Ne7 57. Be1 Ng6+ 58. Kg3 Kf5 59. Bd2 Ne5 60. Bc1 Nf3 61. h4 Nd4 62.
Bd2 Ke4 63. Ba5 Nf5+ 64. Kh3 Bh5 65. Be1 Kf3 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Tejero,J"]
[Black "Giffard,N"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B82"]
[WhiteElo "2195"]
[BlackElo "2390"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. f4 Be7 7. Bb5+ Bd7
8. e5 dxe5 9. fxe5 Nd5 10. Nxd5 exd5 11. e6 fxe6 12. Qg4 O-O 13. Bxd7 Qxd7
14. Qxe6+ Kh8 15. Be3 Bb4+ 16. c3 Re8 17. Qxd7 Nxd7 18. Nc2 Bc5 19. Kd2
Bxe3+ 20. Nxe3 Nf6 21. Rhe1 Re4 22. Nf5 Rg4 23. g3 g6 24. Nd6 Ne4+ 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Vajda,S"]
[Black "Blimke,D"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B22"]
[WhiteElo "2375"]
[BlackElo "2180"]

1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. exd5 Qxd5 4. d4 e6 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Be3 Nf6 7. dxc5 Qxd1+
8. Kxd1 Ng4 9. b4 Nxe3+ 10. fxe3 a5 11. Bb5 Bd7 12. Nd4 O-O-O 13. Nd2 Nxd4
14. Bxd7+ Rxd7 15. cxd4 axb4 16. Ke2 Kc7 17. Rab1 Be7 18. Rxb4 Ra8 19. Rhb1
Ra7 20. a4 e5 21. Ne4 exd4 22. exd4 Kc8 23. Kd3 Ra6 24. Kc4 Rg6 25. Nc3
Rxg2 26. Nd5 Bd8 27. Ne3 Rxh2 28. Nf5 Be7 29. Re1 Bd8 30. Nd6+ Kb8 31. Reb1
b6 32. a5 Bc7 33. Nf5 g6 34. Ne3 Rh4 35. Nd5 Be5 36. Rxb6+ Ka7 37. Rd1 Bc7
38. c6 Rxd5 39. Rb7+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Doggers,P"]
[Black "Borge,N"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B76"]
[WhiteElo "2170"]
[BlackElo "2360"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 Nc6 8.
Qd2 O-O 9. O-O-O d5 10. Qe1 e5 11. Nxc6 bxc6 12. exd5 Nxd5 13. Bc4 Be6 14.
Ne4 h6 15. Bc5 Re8 16. Bb3 Qc7 17. g4 a5 18. a4 Nf4 19. Nd6 Red8 20. Nc4
Rxd1+ 21. Qxd1 Bd5 22. Re1 Re8 23. Qd2 Bxf3 24. Bd6 Qd8 25. Nxe5 Bxe5 26.
Bxe5 Ne2+ 27. Rxe2 Bxe2 28. Qxe2 Qg5+ 29. Kb1 Rxe5 30. Qf3 Re7 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Vehreschild,A"]
[Black "Buhr,CC"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A10"]
[WhiteElo "2155"]
[BlackElo "2340"]

1. c4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. O-O O-O 6. Qc2 Nc6 7. d4 d6 8.
b3 Nb4 9. Qd2 c5 10. Nc3 Ne4 11. Nxe4 fxe4 12. Ng5 e3 13. fxe3 Rxf1+ 14.
Kxf1 e5 15. dxc5 Qxg5 16. Qxb4 e4 17. Rb1 dxc5 18. Qb5 Qe7 19. Ba3 b6 20.
Rd1 Bg4 21. Qc6 Re8 22. Kg1 Kh8 23. Qxe4 Qxe4 24. Bxe4 Bxe2 25. Rd2 Rxe4
26. Rxe2 Bc3 27. Kf2 Re7 28. Kf3 Kg7 29. Bb2 Bxb2 30. Rxb2 Rd7 31. Ke2 Kf6
32. Rd2 Re7 33. Rd5 Ke6 34. a3 Rc7 35. e4 Rc8 36. h4 h6 37. h5 g5 38. Ke3
Rf8 39. Rd2 Re8 40. Rd5 Rf8 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Steininger,D"]
[Black "Janssen,R"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A11"]
[WhiteElo "2135"]
[BlackElo "2330"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 Bg4 4. c4 c6 5. Qb3 Qb6 6. Qxb6 axb6 7. Ne5 dxc4
8. Nxc4 Nbd7 9. d4 Be6 10. Nbd2 b5 11. Ne3 g6 12. b3 Bg7 13. Bb2 O-O 14.
Nc2 Nd5 15. e4 N5b6 16. f4 f5 17. Nf3 fxe4 18. Ng5 Bf5 19. h3 Nc5 20. g4
Nd3+ 21. Kd2 Nxb2 22. gxf5 gxf5 23. Ne6 Rf6 24. Nc5 Nd5 25. Rhf1 Rg6 26.
Rf2 Rg3 27. Bxe4 fxe4 28. Nxe4 Rd3+ 29. Kc1 Bxd4 30. Rg2+ Kf8 31. Nxd4 Rxd4
32. Ng5 Nd3+ 33. Kc2 Ne3+ 34. Kc3 Nxg2 35. Kxd4 Ngxf4 36. Rf1 e5+ 37. Ke4
Rxa2 38. Ne6+ Ke7 39. Nxf4 Nxf4 40. Kxe5 Nxh3 41. Rh1 Re2+ 42. Kd4 Ng5 43.
Kc5 Kf6 44. Kb6 Re7 45. b4 Kg6 46. Ra1 h5 47. Ra7 h4 48. Rxb7 Rxb7+ 49.
Kxb7 h3 50. Kxc6 h2 51. Kxb5 h1=Q 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Eppinga,R"]
[Black "Van de Mortel,J"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B78"]
[WhiteElo "2120"]
[BlackElo "2320"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8.
Qd2 Nc6 9. Bc4 Bd7 10. h4 Ne5 11. Bb3 h5 12. O-O-O Rc8 13. Bh6 Nc4 14. Bxc4
Rxc4 15. Bxg7 Kxg7 16. g4 hxg4 17. h5 Rh8 18. hxg6 fxg6 19. f4 e5 20. fxe5
dxe5 21. Ne6+ Bxe6 22. Qxd8 Rxd8 23. Rxd8 Nxe4 24. Rb8 Nxc3 25. bxc3 Bd5
26. Re1 g3 27. Rxe5 g2 28. Re7+ Kf6 29. Re1 Rf4 30. Rf8+ Bf7 31. Rd8 Rf1
32. Rdd1 Bc4 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Hovenga,A"]
[Black "Kobese,W"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A88"]
[WhiteElo "2115"]
[BlackElo "2315"]

1. c4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. d4 Bg7 5. g3 O-O 6. Bg2 d6 7. O-O c6 8. b3
Na6 9. Ba3 Bd7 10. Qc2 b5 11. Bb2 b4 12. Nb1 h6 13. Nbd2 g5 14. e4 f4 15.
gxf4 gxf4 16. Nh4 Nh7 17. Ndf3 Ng5 18. Kh1 Qe8 19. e5 dxe5 20. dxe5 Nc5 21.
e6 Ncxe6 22. Bxg7 Nxg7 23. Rae1 Nf5 24. Re5 Nxh4 25. Nxg5 hxg5 26. Rxg5+
Kh8 27. Be4 Bh3 28. Rfg1 Rf6 29. Qd1 f3 30. R1g3 Rd8 31. Qc1 Bg2+ 32. Kg1
Rf4 33. Rg7 Qh5 34. Qa1 e5 35. Rh7+ Qxh7 36. Bxh7 Kxh7 37. Qb1+ Kh8 38. Qe1
Re4 39. Qc1 Kh7 40. h3 Red4 41. Qc2+ e4 42. Rg4 Nf5 43. Kh2 Rd1 44. Rxg2
fxg2 45. Kxg2 Ne3+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Dworakowski,L"]
[Black "Muehlbach,P"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C75"]
[WhiteElo "2320"]
[BlackElo "2100"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 d6 5. O-O Bd7 6. c3 Nge7 7. d4 Ng6 8.
d5 Nb8 9. c4 Be7 10. Nc3 O-O 11. b4 Bg4 12. h3 Bxf3 13. Qxf3 Nd7 14. Be3
Nf6 15. c5 Ne8 16. Rac1 f5 17. exf5 Nh4 18. Qe2 Nxf5 19. Ne4 g6 20. Rfd1
Neg7 21. Bb3 Kh8 22. Rc3 Nxe3 23. fxe3 Rf7 24. cxd6 cxd6 25. Rdc1 Bf8 26.
Qg4 Rf5 27. Rc7 Rb8 28. Ng3 Ne8 29. R7c3 Rf7 30. Rc8 Rxc8 31. Rxc8 Qe7 32.
Rb8 Nf6 33. Qc8 Kg7 34. a4 Qc7 35. a5 h5 36. Ne2 Qxc8 37. Rxc8 Ne4 38. Ba4
Nf6 39. Nc3 Be7 40. Bd1 Bf8 41. Bf3 Kh7 42. g3 Bh6 43. e4 Bd2 44. Kg2 Kg7
45. Na2 Nh7 46. h4 Nf6 47. Rc4 Ng4 48. Bxg4 hxg4 49. Nc3 Be3 50. Nd1 Bd4
1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Palmans,T"]
[Black "Overeem,M"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B23"]
[BlackElo "2305"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bc4 e6 6. O-O Nge7 7. d3 d5 8.
Bb3 Nd4 9. Nxd4 cxd4 10. Ne2 O-O 11. Ng3 a5 12. a3 a4 13. Ba2 dxe4 14. dxe4
Bd7 15. Rb1 Rc8 16. Bd2 Bb5 17. Rf3 Bc4 18. Bxc4 Rxc4 19. b3 Rc8 20. bxa4
Qd7 21. Bb4 Rfe8 22. Bxe7 Rxe7 23. f5 exf5 24. exf5 Re5 25. c3 Rd5 26. Rb5
Rxb5 27. axb5 Qxb5 28. f6 Bf8 29. cxd4 Rc4 30. Ne2 Qc6 31. d5 Qc5+ 32. Kf1
Qd6 33. g3 Rc5 34. Nc3 Qa6+ 35. Ne2 h5 36. Qd3 b5 37. Kg2 Rc4 38. Nf4 Qxf6
39. Nxh5 Qb2+ 40. Rf2 Qxa3 41. Nf6+ Kh8 42. Qe2 Qe7 43. Qxe7 Bxe7 44. Ne8
Kg8 45. d6 Bd8 46. Rb2 b4 47. Nc7 Kf8 48. Nd5 Ba5 49. d7 Rd4 50. d8=Q+ Bxd8
51. Nxb4 Bf6 52. Rf2 Kg7 53. Nc2 Rd3 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.20"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Timagin,P"]
[Black "Balster,S"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B85"]
[BlackElo "2295"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be2 Be7 7. O-O O-O
8. Be3 a6 9. a4 Nc6 10. f4 Qc7 11. Kh1 Bd7 12. Nb3 b6 13. Bf3 Rab8 14. g4
Bc8 15. g5 Nd7 16. Bg2 Re8 17. Qh5 g6 18. Qh4 Bf8 19. f5 Nde5 20. Nd4 Bb7
21. Nf3 Nc4 22. Bc1 Nb4 23. Qf2 d5 24. fxe6 fxe6 25. Qe2 Bg7 26. e5 Nc6 27.
b3 N4xe5 28. Bf4 Rf8 29. Bg3 Rf5 30. Bh3 Rxf3 31. Qxf3 Nd4 32. Qf4 Qxc3 33.
Rae1 Ndf3 34. Re3 Qd2 35. Rexf3 Nxf3 36. Qxf3 d4 37. Bxe6+ Kh8 38. Bd5 Bxd5
39. Qxd5 Re8 40. Qf7 Qe2 41. Re1 Qxe1+ 42. Bxe1 Rxe1+ 43. Kg2 Be5 44. Qf8+
1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Skripchenko,A"]
[Black "Gurevich,M"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B06"]
[WhiteElo "2385"]
[BlackElo "2620"]

1. e4 d6 2. d4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. Be3 a6 5. Qd2 b5 6. a4 b4 7. Nd1 a5 8. c3
Nf6 9. f3 bxc3 10. bxc3 O-O 11. Bh6 e5 12. h4 Re8 13. d5 c6 14. dxc6 Nxc6
15. Bxg7 Kxg7 16. Bb5 Qc7 17. h5 Be6 18. Ne3 Red8 19. hxg6 fxg6 20. Ne2 Ne7
21. c4 h5 22. Rd1 Qc5 23. Ng3 Kf7 24. Rf1 h4 25. Ne2 g5 26. Rc1 Qa7 27. Nc3
Nh5 28. Ned5 Nf4 29. Nxf4 exf4 30. Nd5 Ng6 31. Ke2 Rac8 32. Rfd1 Ne5 33.
Rc3 Rh8 34. Rh1 Rc5 35. Qd4 Kg6 36. Rg1 Rhc8 37. Rgc1 Qf7 38. Nb6 Rd8 39.
Nd5 Rh8 40. Rh1 h3 41. gxh3 Qf8 42. Rcc1 Rxh3 43. Rxh3 Bxh3 44. Rg1 Be6 45.
Qd2 Bxd5 46. cxd5 Kf6 47. Rc1 Qh8 48. Rxc5 Qh2+ 49. Kd1 Qxd2+ 50. Kxd2
Nxf3+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Nisipeanu,LD"]
[Black "Visser,Y"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C06"]
[WhiteElo "2600"]
[BlackElo "2380"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. c3 c5 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. Ne2 cxd4 8.
cxd4 f6 9. exf6 Nxf6 10. O-O Bd6 11. Nf3 O-O 12. Bf4 Nh5 13. Bxd6 Qxd6 14.
Ng3 Nf4 15. Bb5 Bd7 16. Bxc6 Bxc6 17. Qb3 a5 18. Ne5 Qb4 19. Qe3 Qxb2 20.
Rfb1 Qc2 21. Rc1 Qb2 22. a3 Qb6 23. Rab1 Qd8 24. Ne2 Nxe2+ 25. Qxe2 Qh4 26.
Qe3 Qe4 27. Qxe4 dxe4 28. Nxc6 bxc6 29. Rxc6 Rab8 30. Rxb8 Rxb8 31. Kf1 Rd8
32. Rc4 Rd5 33. Ke2 Rh5 34. h3 Rg5 35. g3 Rf5 36. Rc5 Rf3 37. Rxa5 Rd3 38.
Ra7 h5 39. a4 Rxd4 40. Ke3 e5 41. Ra5 g6 42. Ra7 Kf8 43. h4 Rb4 44. a5 Ra4
45. a6 Kg8 46. Kd2 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Nenashev,A"]
[Black "Van der Weide,K"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A59"]
[WhiteElo "2585"]
[BlackElo "2375"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 g6 6. Nc3 Bxa6 7. e4 Bxf1 8.
Kxf1 d6 9. Nf3 Bg7 10. h3 O-O 11. Kg1 Nbd7 12. Kh2 Qa5 13. Re1 Rfb8 14. Re2
Ne8 15. Rc2 Nc7 16. Bg5 Kf8 17. Rac1 Nb5 18. Nxb5 Qxb5 19. b3 Ra3 20. Re2
Qa6 21. Rcc2 Ne5 22. Nxe5 Bxe5+ 23. f4 Bg7 24. e5 h6 25. Bh4 g5 26. Bg3
gxf4 27. Bxf4 Bxe5 28. Bxe5 dxe5 29. Rxc5 Rd8 30. Qc2 e4 31. Rc6 Qd3 32.
Qb2 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Tella,J"]
[Black "Lanka,Z"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B89"]
[WhiteElo "2375"]
[BlackElo "2565"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bc4 e6 7. Bb3 Be7
8. Be3 O-O 9. Qe2 d5 10. O-O-O Bb4 11. exd5 exd5 12. Ndb5 Bg4 13. f3 Be6
14. a3 a6 15. axb4 axb5 16. Bc5 Re8 17. Qxb5 d4 18. Bxe6 fxe6 19. Kb1 Ra6
20. Na4 Qa8 21. b3 Nd5 22. Kb2 Nc7 23. Qe2 b5 24. Ra1 bxa4 25. b5 Ra5 26.
Bb6 a3+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Sielecki,C"]
[Black "Movsesian,S"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E94"]
[WhiteElo "2365"]
[BlackElo "2555"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. d4 O-O 6. Be2 Nbd7 7. Be3 c6 8.
O-O e5 9. d5 c5 10. Ne1 Ne8 11. g4 Nb6 12. Kh1 f5 13. gxf5 gxf5 14. exf5
Bxf5 15. Nf3 e4 16. Ng5 Qe7 17. Rg1 Nf6 18. Qd2 Kh8 19. Rg3 Rg8 20. Rag1
Raf8 21. b4 Nbd7 22. Nb5 Ne5 23. bxc5 dxc5 24. Nxa7 b6 25. Nb5 Qd7 26. h3
Nd3 27. Nc3 Qe7 28. R1g2 Qe5 29. Bxd3 exd3 30. Bf4 Qd4 31. Nf3 Qxc4 32. Ne5
Qb4 33. Rxg7 Rxg7 34. Rxg7 Ne4 35. Nf7+ Rxf7 36. Rxf7 Kg8 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Borge,N"]
[Black "Tregubov,P"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B47"]
[WhiteElo "2360"]
[BlackElo "2550"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. g3 a6 7. Bg2 d6 8.
O-O Bd7 9. a4 Nf6 10. Nb3 Be7 11. a5 Ne5 12. f4 Nc4 13. Qe2 O-O 14. g4 Rfc8
15. g5 Ne8 16. h4 b5 17. axb6 Qxb6+ 18. Kh1 a5 19. f5 a4 20. fxe6 fxe6 21.
Nd2 Ne5 22. Nf3 a3 23. Ra2 Qc5 24. Be3 Qc4 25. Qd1 Bc6 26. Bd4 axb2 27.
Rxb2 Ng6 28. Qd2 Nc7 29. h5 Nf8 30. Rfb1 e5 31. Be3 Qf7 32. h6 gxh6 33.
gxh6 Nce6 34. Rg1 Qh5+ 35. Nh2 Ng6 36. Nd5 Bg5 37. Bf3 Bxe3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Bromberger,S"]
[Black "Conquest,S"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A40"]
[WhiteElo "2345"]
[BlackElo "2500"]

1. d4 e6 2. c4 b6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e4 Bb7 5. Qc2 Qh4 6. Bd3 f5 7. g3 Qh5 8. f3
Nc6 9. d5 Nd4 10. Qf2 fxe4 11. Qxd4 exd3 12. Qxg7 O-O-O 13. Qxh8 exd5 14.
Be3 Ne7 15. Qf6 Nf5 16. Qg5 Qe8 17. Kd2 d4 18. Bxd4 Nxd4 19. Kxd3 d5 20.
Kxd4 dxc4+ 21. Kxc4 Bxc3 22. Qg4+ Kb8 23. Kxc3 Qe3+ 24. Kb4 Qc5+ 25. Kb3
Rd3+ 26. Ka4 Bc6+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Kupreichik,V"]
[Black "Kiseleva,N"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C02"]
[WhiteElo "2500"]
[BlackElo "2335"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Be3 Bd7 6. Nf3 Qb6 7. Qd2 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Rc8 9. Nc3 Na5 10. Rc1 Bb4 11. Bd3 Nc4 12. Bxc4 Rxc4 13. O-O Bb5 14.
Rc2 Bxc3 15. bxc3 Ba6 16. Rfc1 Ne7 17. Rb2 Qc7 18. Qc2 O-O 19. Ng5 Ng6 20.
h4 Rc8 21. Bd2 Nf8 22. Qd1 f6 23. exf6 gxf6 24. Nf3 Qg7 25. Nh2 Nd7 26. Ng4
R4c6 27. Qf3 Kh8 28. Re1 b6 29. Qh3 Bd3 30. Nh6 Be4 31. f3 Rxc3 32. Bxc3
Rxc3 33. Qxe6 Nf8 34. Qg4 Qxh6 35. fxe4 dxe4 36. Rf2 e3 37. Rf3 Ng6 38. h5
Ne7 39. Qe6 Ng8 40. Rg3 Qf8 41. Rexe3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Cyborowski,L"]
[Black "Paasikangas,J"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A10"]
[WhiteElo "2490"]
[BlackElo "2325"]

1. c4 g6 2. g3 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. Bg2 Nd7 5. Nc3 e5 6. O-O Ne7 7. d3 O-O 8.
Rb1 f5 9. Bd2 h6 10. b4 g5 11. Qb3 Kh8 12. Rfc1 f4 13. c5 dxc5 14. bxc5
Nxc5 15. Qa3 Ne6 16. Ne4 Nc6 17. Bc3 g4 18. Nh4 Kh7 19. Nc5 f3 20. exf3 Nf4
21. Qa4 Nd4 22. Bxd4 exd4 23. fxg4 Nxg2 24. Nxg2 Bxg4 25. Nxb7 Qg5 26. Rxc7
Bh3 27. Qxd4 Kh8 28. Qe3 Qd5 29. Nh4 Qxa2 30. Re1 Rae8 31. Ng6+ Kg8 32.
Ne7+ Kh8 33. Nd6 Rxe7 34. Rxe7 Qd5 35. Ne4 a5 36. Qc5 Qxd3 37. Rxg7 Qf3 38.
Qxf8+ Qxf8 39. Rg6 Kh7 40. Rf6 Qb4 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Bagirov,R"]
[Black "Mirumian,V"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D93"]
[WhiteElo "2325"]
[BlackElo "2490"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bf4 O-O 6. e3 c5 7. dxc5 Qa5 8.
Rc1 Be6 9. Nd4 Nc6 10. Nxe6 fxe6 11. Be2 Ne4 12. O-O Nxc3 13. bxc3 Qxc5 14.
Rb1 dxc4 15. Rxb7 e5 16. Bg3 Rab8 17. Rc7 Rfc8 18. Rxc8+ Rxc8 19. Qd7 Rd8
20. Qe6+ Kh8 21. Bf3 Na5 22. Bh4 e4 23. Bxe4 Qe5 24. Qxe5 Bxe5 25. Bxe7 Rd2
26. Bb4 Rxa2 27. Bd5 Rb2 28. Rd1 Nb3 29. Bxc4 a5 30. Ba3 Ra2 31. Rd8+ Kg7
32. Bf8+ Kf6 33. Bxb3 Rb2 34. Bd1 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Kamstra,C"]
[Black "Kreiman,B"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B20"]
[WhiteElo "2325"]
[BlackElo "2465"]

1. e4 c5 2. d3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. f4 d6 6. Nf3 Nf6 7. O-O O-O 8.
Nc3 Rb8 9. h3 Nd7 10. g4 b5 11. f5 b4 12. Nd5 Nb6 13. Ne3 d5 14. Ng5 dxe4
15. Bxe4 Nd4 16. c3 Nb5 17. fxg6 hxg6 18. Qe1 f6 19. Nh7 Kxh7 20. Qh4+ Kg8
21. Bxg6 Rf7 22. Nf5 Bf8 23. Qh5 Be6 24. Bf4 bxc3 25. bxc3 Nxc3 26. Rae1
Bxa2 27. g5 e5 28. Bxf7+ Bxf7 29. g6 Rb7 30. Qh7+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Van Wessel,R"]
[Black "Burnett,R"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B06"]
[WhiteElo "2315"]
[BlackElo "2445"]

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Be3 a6 5. Qd2 b5 6. O-O-O Bb7 7. f3 Nd7 8.
h4 h5 9. Nh3 Ngf6 10. Ng5 b4 11. Ne2 a5 12. Nf4 O-O 13. g4 e5 14. dxe5 dxe5
15. Nxg6 fxg6 16. Bc4+ Kh8 17. gxh5 gxh5 18. Rhg1 Qe7 19. Ne6 Rf7 20. Ng5
Rff8 21. Ne6 Rf7 22. Nxg7 Rxg7 23. Rxg7 Qxg7 24. Rg1 Qh7 25. Bh6 Ba6 26.
Qg5 Ng4 27. Rxg4 hxg4 28. Bxa6 Rxa6 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Pyda,Z"]
[Black "Vajda,L"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D30"]
[WhiteElo "2295"]
[BlackElo "2445"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 f5 4. Bf4 Nf6 5. e3 Be7 6. Nc3 c6 7. Be2 O-O 8.
O-O Ne4 9. Nxe4 fxe4 10. Ne5 Nd7 11. f3 exf3 12. Rxf3 Bf6 13. Qc2 Bxe5 14.
dxe5 Qb6 15. Bd3 Rxf4 16. Bxh7+ Kh8 17. Rxf4 Qxe3+ 18. Rf2 Nxe5 19. Kh1 g6
20. Re2 Qd3 21. Bxg6 Qxg6 22. Qc3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Burmakin,V"]
[Black "Clemens,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A57"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. b6 e6 6. Nc3 Nxd5 7. Nxd5 exd5 8.
Qxd5 Nc6 9. Nf3 Rb8 10. Ne5 Qf6 11. Nxc6 dxc6 12. Qe4+ Be7 13. Bd2 Bf5 14.
Qf4 Bd6 15. Qe3+ Qe5 16. Rc1 Rxb6 17. Qxe5+ Bxe5 18. b3 Bd6 19. f3 Be6 20.
e4 f5 21. exf5 Bxf5 22. Be3 Kd7 23. Bxc5 Bxc5 24. Rxc5 Be6 25. Kf2 Kd6 26.
Ra5 c5 27. Bd3 Rc8 28. Bxh7 c4 29. bxc4 Rb2+ 30. Kg3 Bxc4 31. Rd1+ Kc6 32.
a4 Rb4 33. Be4+ Kb6 34. Rg5 Rxa4 35. Rd6+ Kc7 36. Rc6+ Kb8 37. Rb6+ Kc7 38.
Rgg6 Bb5 39. Rb7+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Galkin,A"]
[Black "Van Delft,M"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B58"]
[WhiteElo "2540"]
[BlackElo "2260"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nf3 h6 8.
O-O Be7 9. Re1 O-O 10. h3 Be6 11. Bf1 Qd7 12. Nd5 Bxd5 13. exd5 Nb4 14. c4
a5 15. Qd2 b6 16. b3 Na6 17. Bb2 Nc5 18. Rad1 Nfe4 19. Qc2 f5 20. a3 g5 21.
Nh2 h5 22. Bc1 g4 23. hxg4 hxg4 24. b4 axb4 25. axb4 Na4 26. Rxe4 fxe4 27.
Qxe4 Qf5 28. Qxf5 Rxf5 29. Nxg4 Kg7 30. Be3 Bg5 31. Bd3 Bxe3 32. Bxf5 Bd4
33. Rd3 Nc3 34. Rh3 Rh8 35. Rxh8 Kxh8 36. Nf6 b5 37. cxb5 Nxb5 38. Bd3 Nc7
39. Bc4 Bc3 40. b5 Na8 41. Bd3 Nb6 42. Be4 Bb4 43. g4 Bd2 44. Ne8 Nc4 45.
Bd3 Nb6 46. Nxd6 Nxd5 47. Nf7+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Meijer,D"]
[Black "Hausrath,D"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B09"]
[BlackElo "2415"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d6 3. e4 g6 4. f4 c6 5. Nf3 Bg7 6. Be2 O-O 7. O-O Qb6 8.
Kh1 Bg4 9. Rb1 d5 10. e5 Ne4 11. Be3 Nxc3 12. bxc3 Qc7 13. Ng5 Bc8 14. Bd3
c5 15. f5 c4 16. fxg6 fxg6 17. Rxf8+ Bxf8 18. Qf3 e6 19. Rf1 Qe7 20. Nxh7
cxd3 21. Nf6+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Vehi Bach,V"]
[Black "Tejero,J"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B04"]
[WhiteElo "2395"]
[BlackElo "2195"]

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. Nf3 g6 5. Bc4 Nb6 6. Bb3 Bg7 7. O-O O-O 8.
exd6 cxd6 9. Re1 Nc6 10. h3 Bf5 11. Nc3 Rc8 12. Bg5 h6 13. Be3 Na5 14. Nh4
Nxb3 15. axb3 Bd7 16. Rxa7 e5 17. dxe5 Qxh4 18. Bxb6 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Shaw,J"]
[Black "Pihlajasalo,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C42"]
[WhiteElo "2390"]
[BlackElo "2245"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Nxe5 O-O 5. Be2 d6 6. Nd3 Bxc3 7. dxc3
Nxe4 8. O-O Bf5 9. Nf4 Nc6 10. Nd5 h6 11. c4 Re8 12. Bd3 Ne5 13. f3 Nxd3
14. fxe4 Nxc1 15. Rxf5 Nxa2 16. Qg4 c6 17. Nf6+ Kh8 18. Nxe8 Qb6+ 19. c5
1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Mas,H"]
[Black "Spierings,M"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B21"]
[WhiteElo "2370"]

1. e4 c5 2. f4 d5 3. exd5 Nf6 4. Bb5+ Bd7 5. Bxd7+ Qxd7 6. c4 e6 7. Qe2 Bd6
8. d3 O-O 9. dxe6 fxe6 10. Nf3 Nc6 11. O-O Rae8 12. Nc3 e5 13. f5 Qxf5 14.
Bg5 e4 15. dxe4 Nxe4 16. Rae1 Nf6 17. Qd1 Rxe1 18. Qxe1 Ng4 19. Ne4 Bc7 20.
Ned2 Qg6 21. h3 Nge5 22. Qe3 h6 23. Bh4 Nd3 24. Ne1 Rxf1+ 25. Kxf1 Nxe1 26.
Qxe1 Be5 27. b3 Bc3 28. Qe4 Kh7 29. Qxg6+ Kxg6 30. Ne4 Bd4 31. Ke2 Nb4 32.
a3 Nc2 33. Kd3 Kh5 34. Bf2 Bxf2 35. Kxc2 Bd4 36. Nd6 Kg5 37. Nxb7 Kf4 38.
Nd6 Kg3 39. Nf5+ Kxg2 40. Nxd4 cxd4 41. c5 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Hendriks,W"]
[Black "Vehreschild,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B33"]
[WhiteElo "2360"]
[BlackElo "2155"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6
8. Na3 b5 9. Bxf6 gxf6 10. Nd5 f5 11. c3 Bg7 12. exf5 Bxf5 13. Nc2 O-O 14.
Nce3 Be6 15. Bd3 f5 16. Bc2 Ra7 17. Qh5 Qd7 18. g4 Nd4 19. cxd4 exd4 20.
gxf5 Qf7 21. Qxh7+ Kxh7 22. fxe6+ Kh8 23. exf7 dxe3 24. fxe3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Spaan,N"]
[Black "Shaked,T"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C18"]
[BlackElo "2500"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Qc7 7. Qg4 f5 8.
Qh5+ g6 9. Qd1 Bd7 10. a4 Nc6 11. Ne2 Rc8 12. Ba3 cxd4 13. cxd4 Na5 14. c3
Nc4 15. Bc1 Qa5 16. Qb3 b5 17. Nf4 bxa4 18. Bxc4 Rxc4 19. Ne2 Ne7 20. Qa3
Bb5 21. Bd2 Qc7 22. O-O Rc6 23. Rfe1 Kf7 24. Nf4 Nc8 25. c4 Rxc4 26. Qh3 h6
27. g4 Qe7 28. Kh1 Rxd4 29. gxf5 Rxd2 30. Nxg6 Qe8 31. fxe6+ Qxe6 32. Nxh8+
Ke7 33. Qh4+ Kd7 34. Nf7 Ne7 35. Qxh6 Bc6 36. Qxd2 d4+ 37. f3 Bxf3+ 38. Kg1
Qg4+ 39. Kf2 Qg2+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Hopman,P"]
[Black "Sosnicki,M"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E92"]
[BlackElo "2270"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. d5 a5 8. h3
Na6 9. Bg5 Qe8 10. Nd2 Bd7 11. Qc2 Nh5 12. Bxh5 gxh5 13. g4 Nb4 14. Qb1 b5
15. a3 Na6 16. Qc2 Rb8 17. Rg1 hxg4 18. hxg4 bxc4 19. Nxc4 Nc5 20. Nxa5
Rxb2 21. Qd1 Qa8 22. Nc4 Rb3 23. Bd2 Qa6 24. Qe2 Rxc3 25. Bxc3 Bb5 26. g5
Bxc4 27. Qh5 Nd3+ 28. Kd2 Nf4 29. Qf3 Bd3 30. a4 Qc4 31. Rge1 c6 32. Ra3
cxd5 33. exd5 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Van Linde,P"]
[Black "Rajlich,V"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B22"]
[WhiteElo "2140"]
[BlackElo "2245"]

1. e4 c5 2. c3 d6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Bd3 cxd4 5. cxd4 Nc6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. d5 Ne5 8.
Nxe5 Bxd1 9. Bb5+ Nd7 10. Bxd7+ Qxd7 11. Nxd7 Bg4 12. Nxf8 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.21"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Polkowski,P"]
[Black "Van Rijn,W"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B23"]
[WhiteElo "2125"]
[BlackElo "2235"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bc4 e6 6. d3 d6 7. O-O Nge7 8.
Qe1 a6 9. a4 O-O 10. Kh1 Nd4 11. Nxd4 cxd4 12. Ne2 d5 13. Bb3 dxe4 14. dxe4
Bd7 15. Ng1 Bc6 16. Nf3 Qc7 17. Bd2 b5 18. a5 Qb7 19. e5 Nf5 20. Qe2 Rfd8
21. Rae1 Bf8 22. Ng5 d3 23. Qf2 dxc2 24. Bxc2 Bxg2+ 25. Kg1 Bxf1 26. Rxf1
Rac8 27. Bxf5 exf5 28. Be3 h6 29. Nf3 Qe4 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.22"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Dworakowski,L"]
[Black "Moll,A"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B01"]
[WhiteElo "2320"]
[BlackElo "2115"]

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Bg4 4. f3 Bf5 5. c4 e6 6. dxe6 Nc6 7. Be3 Qe7 8.
exf7+ Kxf7 9. Kf2 Re8 10. Qd2 Qd7 11. Nc3 Rxe3 12. Kxe3 Bc5 13. dxc5 Ng4+
14. Ke2 Qe6+ 15. Kd1 Ne3+ 16. Kc1 Rd8 17. Nd5 Nxf1 18. Qe2 Qh6+ 19. f4 Rxd5
20. Qxf1 Rd4 21. Ne2 Rxc4+ 22. Kd1 Bg4 23. h3 Rd4+ 24. Ke1 Bxe2 25. Qxe2
Qg6 26. f5 Qg3+ 27. Kf1 Rf4+ 28. Kg1 Nd4 29. Qh5+ Kf8 30. Rf1 Rh4 31. Qd1
Re4 32. Rf2 Re1+ 33. Qxe1 Nf3+ 34. Kf1 Nxe1 35. Kxe1 Qe3+ 36. Re2 Qc1+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Ehlvest,J"]
[Black "Nenashev,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C45"]
[WhiteElo "2610"]
[BlackElo "2585"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Bc5 5. Nb3 Bb6 6. a4 Qh4 7. Qe2 Nf6
8. a5 Nd4 9. Nxd4 Bxd4 10. Ra4 c5 11. c3 Be5 12. Nd2 Qh6 13. Nb3 Qg6 14. f4
Bc7 15. Nxc5 O-O 16. f5 Qg4 17. Qxg4 Nxg4 18. Be2 Nf6 19. Bg5 d6 20. Nb3
Bd7 21. Rd4 Rfe8 22. Bxf6 gxf6 23. Kd2 Bc6 24. Bf3 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Tiviakov,S"]
[Black "Lanka,Z"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B66"]
[WhiteElo "2590"]
[BlackElo "2565"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 a6 8.
O-O-O h6 9. Bf4 Bd7 10. Nxc6 Bxc6 11. f3 d5 12. Qe1 Bb4 13. a3 Ba5 14. b4
Bb6 15. exd5 Bxd5 16. Be5 O-O 17. Qh4 Be3+ 18. Kb2 Bg5 19. Qd4 Bc6 20. a4
Qxd4 21. Bxd4 Rfc8 22. Kb3 Bd5+ 23. Nxd5 Nxd5 24. Bc4 Ne3 25. Bxe3 Bxe3 26.
Rd7 Rab8 27. Bd3 Bf4 28. Be4 Bc7 29. c4 Kf8 30. c5 f5 31. Bc2 a5 32. Re1 b5
33. Rxe6 bxa4+ 34. Ka2 Bd8 35. Bxa4 Bf6 36. Bb3 axb4 37. c6 Ra8+ 38. Kb1
Ra1+ 39. Kc2 Ra5 40. Kd2 Rc5 41. f4 Rc3 42. Bd5 Rc5 43. g3 h5 44. Ke2 Rc2+
45. Kd1 Rc3 46. Re2 Rd3+ 47. Rd2 Re3 48. Rf7+ Ke8 49. Rb7 Re7 50. Rd3 Bc3
51. Kc2 h4 52. gxh4 Rec7 53. Kb3 Bf6 54. Kxb4 Re7 55. h5 Re1 56. h6 gxh6
57. Rg3 Be7+ 58. Kc3 Bf8 59. Bf7+ Kd8 60. Rd7+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Nisipeanu,LD"]
[Black "Galkin,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B12"]
[WhiteElo "2600"]
[BlackElo "2540"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 c5 6. Be3 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Ne7 8.
c4 Nbc6 9. Qa4 dxc4 10. Na3 Qa5+ 11. Qxa5 Nxa5 12. Bd2 Nec6 13. Nxf5 exf5
14. Nxc4 Nxc4 15. Bxc4 Nxe5 16. Bb5+ Nc6 17. Rc1 O-O-O 18. Bxc6 bxc6 19.
Rxc6+ Kb7 20. Rc2 Rd5 21. O-O Bc5 22. Bc3 f6 23. Rfc1 Rhd8 24. Kf1 Bb6 25.
Re2 R8d7 26. Re6 f4 27. Rce1 Rh5 28. Re7 Kc8 29. Rxd7 Kxd7 30. Rd1+ Kc6 31.
Kg1 f3 32. gxf3 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Kiriakov,P"]
[Black "Burmakin,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D12"]
[WhiteElo "2505"]
[BlackElo "2550"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 Bf5 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. Qb3 Qc7 7. Bd2 e6 8.
Bb5+ Nc6 9. Bb4 Bxb4+ 10. Qxb4 Nd7 11. Bxc6 Qxc6 12. O-O a5 13. Qd2 O-O 14.
Rc1 Qa6 15. Nc3 Rfc8 16. a4 Bd3 17. b3 Rc6 18. Ne1 Bg6 19. Nb5 Rac8 20. Rc3
Rxc3 21. Nxc3 Qd6 22. Nb5 Qb4 23. Qxb4 axb4 24. Kf1 Kf8 25. Ke2 Ke7 26. Kd2
Nb8 27. Rc1 Nc6 28. f3 Kd7 29. Nd3 Bxd3 30. Kxd3 Ne5+ 31. Kd2 Rxc1 32. Kxc1
Ng6 33. g3 f5 34. Kd2 Ne7 35. e4 fxe4 36. fxe4 dxe4 37. Ke3 Nc6 38. Kxe4
Na5 39. Kd3 Nxb3 40. Kc4 Nd2+ 41. Kxb4 Kc6 42. a5 Nf1 43. Na7+ Kd5 44. Kb5
Nd2 45. Nc8 Nb3 46. Kb6 Kxd4 47. Nd6 e5 48. Nxb7 Nxa5 49. Nxa5 e4 50. Nb3+
Ke3 51. Kc5 Kf2 52. Kd4 e3 53. Nc1 e2 54. Nxe2 Kxe2 55. Ke4 Kf1 56. Kf3 Kg1
57. h4 Kh2 58. Kf2 Kh3 59. Kf3 g6 60. Kf4 h6 61. Kf3 g5 62. hxg5 hxg5 63.
g4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Urban,K"]
[Black "Schlosser,P"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E11"]
[WhiteElo "2490"]
[BlackElo "2550"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 Bb4+ 5. Bd2 Be7 6. Nf3 c6 7. Qc2 O-O 8.
O-O b6 9. Bf4 Nbd7 10. cxd5 cxd5 11. Rc1 Ba6 12. Nc3 Bb4 13. Bf1 Qe7
1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Kasimdzhanov,R"]
[Black "Forster,R"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E94"]
[WhiteElo "2545"]
[BlackElo "2460"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nbd7 8.
d5 Nc5 9. Qc2 a5 10. Bg5 h6 11. Be3 b6 12. Nd2 Bg4 13. f3 Bd7 14. b3 Nh5
15. Rfe1 Nf4 16. Bf1 h5 17. a3 Bh6 18. Kh1 Bg5 19. b4 Na6 20. bxa5 bxa5 21.
Rab1 h4 22. Nb3 Nh5 23. Qd2 Bf4 24. Bxf4 exf4 25. e5 Bf5 26. Rbd1 Qg5 27.
exd6 cxd6 28. Nd4 Nc5 29. Ncb5 Ng3+ 30. Kg1 Nxf1 31. Rxf1 Bd3 32. Rf2 Bxc4
33. Nxd6 Bxd5 34. Qc3 Na4 35. Qc2 Nb6 36. Qc5 Nd7 37. Qb5 Nf6 38. Nc6 Kg7
39. Ne4 Qf5 40. Ne7 Bxe4 41. Nxf5+ Bxf5 42. Qe5 h3 43. Rd6 Be6 44. g4 fxg3
45. hxg3 h2+ 46. Rxh2 Rac8 47. g4 Rc1+ 48. Kf2 Rfc8 49. g5 R8c2+ 50. Kg3
Rg1+ 51. Kh4 Rxg5 52. Kxg5 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Gurevich,M"]
[Black "Borge,N"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D97"]
[WhiteElo "2620"]
[BlackElo "2360"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Qb3 dxc4 6. Qxc4 O-O 7. e4 a6 8.
Qb3 c5 9. dxc5 Nbd7 10. Qa3 Qc7 11. Be3 Ng4 12. Bg5 b5 13. h3 Ngf6 14. Bxb5
axb5 15. Qxa8 Nxc5 16. O-O Ba6 17. Nd5 Nxd5 18. Qxd5 Rd8 19. Bf4 e5 20.
Bxe5 Qb6 21. Bc7 Qxc7 22. Qg5 Nxe4 23. Qe3 Bb7 24. Rad1 Rf8 25. Rd3 Bxb2
26. Rb3 Bg7 27. Rc1 Qd7 28. Rd3 Qe6 29. Rc7 Bd5 30. a3 Bc4 31. Rdd7 Nc3 32.
Qxe6 Bxe6 33. Rd3 Bc4 34. Rdd7 h6 35. g4 Be6 36. Rd3 Ne2+ 37. Kh2 Nf4 38.
Rd2 Bd5 39. Kg3 Ne6 40. Re7 Bxf3 41. Kxf3 Rc8 42. Rd3 Rc2 43. Rb7 Bd4 44.
Rxb5 Bxf2 45. Rb1 Ng5+ 46. Kf4 Re2 47. Rb4 Bg1 48. Kg3 Bh2+ 49. Kh4 Rg2 50.
a4 Kg7 51. a5 Bd6 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Istratescu,A"]
[Black "Roeder,M"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B87"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]
[BlackElo "2435"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bc4 e6 7. Bb3 b5 8.
O-O Be7 9. Qf3 Qb6 10. Be3 Qb7 11. Qg3 b4 12. Na4 Nbd7 13. f3 O-O 14. Ne2
Rb8 15. c4 bxc3 16. Nexc3 Qa8 17. Rfd1 a5 18. Kh1 Ba6 19. Bh6 Nh5 20. Qh3
Nhf6 21. Bf4 Ne5 22. Nc5 Kh8 23. Rd2 Bc4 24. Bxe5 dxe5 25. Nd7 Nxd7 26.
Rxd7 Bxb3 27. Rxe7 Bc2 28. Qh5 Rb7 29. Rxb7 Qxb7 30. b3 Qc7 31. Na4 f5 32.
exf5 exf5 33. Rc1 Qd8 34. Nc5 Qd2 35. Rg1 Qd6 36. Na4 Qd4 37. Qg5 e4 38.
Qe7 Rd8 39. fxe4 Bxe4 40. h3 Rc8 41. Qe6 Rb8 42. Kh2 h6 43. Qg6 Qe5+ 44.
Kh1 Rf8 45. Nb6 Qc3 46. Kh2 Qc7+ 47. Kh1 Bc6 48. Nc4 Rf6 49. Qh5 Qg3 50.
Nd2 Kh7 51. Nf3 g6 52. Qh4 Qxh4 53. Nxh4 g5 54. Nf3 Rd6 55. Re1 Bxf3 56.
gxf3 Kg6 57. Re2 Kh5 58. Kg2 Kh4 59. a3 Rd3 60. Rb2 a4 61. bxa4 Rxa3 62.
Rb4+ f4 63. Rb2 Rxa4 64. Rc2 Ra3 65. Rb2 h5 66. Rc2 g4 67. hxg4 hxg4 68.
fxg4 Kxg4 69. Rb2 Rg3+ 70. Kf2 Rh3 71. Rb8 Rh2+ 72. Kg1 Re2 73. Kf1 Kf3 74.
Rb3+ Re3 75. Rb2 Ra3 76. Rf2+ Ke4 77. Re2+ Kf5 78. Kf2 Kg4 79. Rb2 Ra1 80.
Rb3 Ra2+ 81. Kf1 f3 82. Rb8 Ra1+ 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Tregubov,P"]
[Black "Schebler,G"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E60"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]
[BlackElo "2440"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 c6 6. O-O d6 7. b3 Bf5 8.
Bb2 a5 9. Nh4 Bxb1 10. Rxb1 d5 11. Nf3 Ne4 12. Qc2 Nd7 13. Ne5 Nef6 14.
Rfd1 e6 15. Nd3 Re8 16. f3 Qe7 17. e4 dxe4 18. fxe4 e5 19. d5 h5 20. Qe2
cxd5 21. cxd5 a4 22. Bc3 Rec8 23. Bb4 Qd8 24. Kh1 axb3 25. Rxb3 Rc4 26. Nb2
Rcc8 27. Nc4 Bf8 28. d6 h4 29. Bf3 Ra6 30. gxh4 Rac6 31. Ne3 Rc1 32. h5 Bh6
33. hxg6 fxg6 34. Ba3 Rxd1+ 35. Qxd1 b6 36. Nd5 Nxd5 37. Qxd5+ Kh8 38. Bg2
Qh4 39. Qd1 Kg7 40. Kg1 Bf4 41. Bh3 Rc4 42. Qe2 Rd4 43. Rd3 Rxe4 44. Qf2
Re1+ 45. Bf1 Qg5+ 46. Kh1 Be3 47. Rxe3 Qxe3 48. Qxe3 Rxe3 49. Bb4 Re4 50.
a3 Rd4 51. Kg2 Kf6 52. Bb5 Nc5 53. Bxc5 bxc5 54. d7 Ke7 55. a4 c4 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Sulipa,A"]
[Black "Krakops,M"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E63"]
[WhiteElo "2415"]
[BlackElo "2530"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O Nc6 7. Nc3 a6 8.
Re1 Rb8 9. Rb1 Re8 10. b4 e5 11. d5 Nd4 12. Nd2 h5 13. e3 Nf5 14. Qc2 h4
15. Ba3 hxg3 16. hxg3 Ng4 17. b5 b6 18. bxa6 Ra8 19. Bb4 Rxa6 20. Nb5 Bh6
21. Nf1 Nf6 22. a4 Nd7 23. Ra1 Bg7 24. a5 Nc5 25. Ra3 bxa5 26. Rxa5 e4 27.
Rxa6 Bxa6 28. Bxc5 dxc5 29. Bxe4 Nd6 30. Bd3 Qd7 31. Na7 Bb7 32. Rb1 Ra8
33. Nb5 Nxb5 34. Rxb5 c6 35. dxc6 Bxc6 36. Be4 Ra1 37. Rb8+ Kh7 38. Bxc6
Qxc6 39. Rb1 Ra3 40. Qe2 Qe4 41. Rb5 Qc6 42. Qg4 Ra8 43. Qg5 Rc8 44. Nd2
Bc3 45. Nb3 Bb4 46. Qf4 Qe6 47. Rb7 Kg7 48. Nd4 Qf6 49. Nf3 Ba5 50. Qg4 Rh8
51. Kg2 Rh5 52. Qe4 Bc3 53. Rc7 Qd6 54. Qb7 Qe6 55. Nh4 Bf6 56. Qf3 Bxh4
57. gxh4 Qxc4 58. Qg3 Qe4+ 59. Kh3 g5 60. f3 Rxh4+ 61. Kg2 Qc2+ 62. Qf2
Rh2+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Barua,D"]
[Black "Van den Doel,E"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B85"]
[WhiteElo "2515"]
[BlackElo "2440"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
f4 O-O 9. Kh1 Qc7 10. a4 Nc6 11. Be3 Re8 12. Bf3 Bd7 13. Nb3 b6 14. g4 Bc8
15. g5 Nd7 16. Bg2 Bb7 17. Rf3 Bf8 18. Rh3 g6 19. Qd2 Na5 20. Qf2 Nc4 21.
Qh4 h5 22. gxh6 Nxe3 23. Rxe3 b5 24. Rg1 b4 25. Ne2 Kh7 26. Ned4 Qd8 27.
Qe1 e5 28. fxe5 Nxe5 29. Rf1 Bxh6 30. Rh3 Bc8 31. Rg3 a5 32. Nb5 Be6 33.
N3d4 Bc4 34. Rf2 Rh8 35. b3 Bxb5 36. axb5 Kg8 37. Qf1 Bg5 38. Nc6 Nxc6 39.
bxc6 Bh4 40. Rg4 Bxf2 41. Qxf2 Qe7 42. Bf1 a4 43. Bc4 a3 44. Rxg6+ Kf8 45.
Bxf7 Qxe4+ 46. Kg1 Qxc2 47. Qxc2 a2 48. Rf6 a1=Q+ 49. Rf1 Qd4+ 50. Kg2 Ra1
51. Rxa1 Qxa1 52. Bg6 Kg7 53. c7 Qc3 54. Qe4 Qh3+ 55. Kg1 Qxh2+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Shaw,J"]
[Black "Thipsay,P"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B40"]
[WhiteElo "2390"]
[BlackElo "2515"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. b3 Nc6 4. Bb2 d6 5. c4 Nf6 6. Nc3 Nd4 7. Nxd4 cxd4 8.
Ne2 e5 9. Ng3 h5 10. Bd3 h4 11. Nf1 Nh5 12. g3 Nf6 13. Qe2 Qa5 14. Bc2 Be7
15. Rg1 Be6 16. g4 Nh7 17. f4 Qb6 18. d3 exf4 19. Nd2 Ng5 20. O-O-O Bf6 21.
Rdf1 Be5 22. Nf3 Nxf3 23. Rxf3 g5 24. h3 Qc5 25. Kb1 b5 26. Rc1 a5 27. Bd1
O-O 28. cxb5 Qxb5 29. Rc4 d5 30. Rxd4 Bxd4 31. Bxd4 dxe4 32. Qxe4 Rae8 33.
Bb2 Bc8 34. Qd4 f6 35. Rf1 Kg7 36. Bc2 Rf7 37. a4 Qc6 38. Rc1 Rd7 39. Qf2
Qd5 40. Ka2 Rde7 41. Ba3 Re2 42. Qa7+ Bd7 43. Kb1 Ra8 44. Qb6 Rc8 45. Bb2
Rc6 46. Qa7 Rexc2 47. Rxc2 Qxd3 48. Qf2 f3 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Lobzhanidze,D"]
[Black "Tella,J"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B85"]
[WhiteElo "2515"]
[BlackElo "2375"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7
8. Be3 O-O 9. f4 a6 10. a4 Qc7 11. Kh1 Re8 12. Qd2 Bd7 13. Nb3 Na5 14. Nxa5
Qxa5 15. Bf3 Bc6 16. b4 Qc7 17. b5 axb5 18. axb5 Bd7 19. b6 Rxa1 20. bxc7
Rxf1+ 21. Bg1 d5 22. Be2 Ra1 23. Qd4 Rc8 24. exd5 Rxc7 25. d6 Bxd6 26. Nd1
Rxc2 27. Qxa1 Rxe2 28. Qd4 Bf8 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Wang Lei"]
[Black "Markowski,T"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A43"]
[WhiteElo "2375"]
[BlackElo "2515"]

1. d4 g6 2. c4 Bg7 3. Nc3 c5 4. d5 e5 5. e4 d6 6. Bd3 Nd7 7. Nge2 Ne7 8. g4
O-O 9. Ng3 Nf6 10. h3 a6 11. Rb1 Ne8 12. Qc2 Bd7 13. b4 b6 14. Be3 Nc8 15.
a4 cxb4 16. Rxb4 a5 17. Rb3 Bf6 18. Qd2 Nc7 19. Bxb6 Rb8 20. Bxc7 Qxc7 21.
Nb5 Qc5 22. O-O Bd8 23. Rbb1 Nb6 24. Qa2 Bg5 25. Kg2 Ra8 26. Rb2 Rfc8 27.
Rfb1 Bd8 28. Ne2 Be8 29. Nc1 Nd7 30. Nb3 Qb6 31. Qa3 Be7 32. Rc2 Nc5 33.
Nxc5 Qxc5 34. Rcb2 Rd8 35. Nc3 Rac8 36. Rb7 Bh4 37. Qb2 h5 38. Qe2 hxg4 39.
hxg4 Rc7 40. Rxc7 Qxc7 41. Nb5 Qe7 42. Qe3 Bd7 43. Be2 Kg7 44. Rh1 Rh8 45.
Qf3 Rh6 46. Qa3 Qf6 47. Qf3 Qe7 48. Qa3 Qf6 49. Qf3 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Ye Rongguang"]
[Black "Kobese,W"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A24"]
[WhiteElo "2500"]
[BlackElo "2315"]

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 g6 3. e4 d6 4. g3 Bg7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. Nge2 e5 7. d3 a5 8. a3
Bd7 9. b3 Na6 10. Rb1 Nc5 11. O-O Qc8 12. Kh1 Kh8 13. b4 axb4 14. axb4 Ne6
15. f4 Nd4 16. Be3 Bg4 17. Qd2 Ne8 18. Rf2 Qd7 19. Ng1 Be6 20. Rbf1 c6 21.
Nf3 Nxf3 22. Rxf3 f6 23. Qc2 b5 24. cxb5 cxb5 25. fxe5 dxe5 26. Bc5 Rf7 27.
R3f2 Nc7 28. d4 exd4 29. Rd1 f5 30. Bxd4 Bxd4 31. Rfd2 Rd8 32. Ne2 Qe7 33.
Nxd4 Qxb4 34. exf5 Bxf5 35. Qa2 Be6 36. Nxe6 Rxd2 37. Rxd2 Nxe6 38. Bd5 Qc3
39. h3 Qc1+ 40. Kh2 Rf1 41. Bg2 Rf8 42. Rc2 Qd1 43. Rd2 Qc1 44. Rc2 Qd1 45.
Qb2+ Qd4 46. Qxb5 Ng7 47. Rc4 Qd6 48. Qb2 Re8 49. Rf4 Rf8 50. Qe5 Qd8 51.
Ra4 Qb6 52. Rc4 Re8 53. Rf4 Qd8 54. Qc3 Qe7 55. Re4 Qf7 56. Rc4 Qe7 57. Re4
Qf7 58. Rf4 Qe7 59. Rf2 Qe6 60. Qb2 Rd8 61. Rf6 Qe7 62. Rf4 Re8 63. Bf1 Rf8
64. Qb5 Qa3 65. Qa5 Qd6 66. Qa6 Qd2+ 67. Bg2 Nf5 68. Qa1+ Kg8 69. Qe5 h5
70. Qe6+ Kg7 71. Qe5+ Kh6 72. Rf3 Ra8 73. Qf6 Ng7 74. Qf7 Kh7 75. Qf6 Kh6
76. Rb3 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Vink,N"]
[Black "Meins,G"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B66"]
[WhiteElo "2190"]
[BlackElo "2460"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 a6 8.
O-O-O h6 9. Bxf6 Qxf6 10. g3 Nxd4 11. Qxd4 Qxd4 12. Rxd4 Bd7 13. Bc4 Bc6
14. Rhd1 Be7 15. f3 h5 16. h3 Bf6 17. R4d3 h4 18. g4 Be5 19. Ne2 g5 20. c3
Ke7 21. Nd4 Bd7 22. Kd2 b5 23. Bb3 a5 24. Ke2 Rac8 25. Ke3 b4 26. Rb1 Rb8
27. Kd2 bxc3+ 28. bxc3 a4 29. Bc2 Rxb1 30. Bxb1 Rb8 31. Kc1 a3 32. Nb3 Bb5
0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Rytshagov,M"]
[Black "Radziewicz,I"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C05"]
[WhiteElo "2525"]
[BlackElo "2220"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. c3 c5 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. Ngf3 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Qb6 9. O-O Be7 10. Nb3 a5 11. a4 Ndb8 12. Bg5 Qd8 13. Bxe7 Qxe7 14.
Rc1 O-O 15. Rc3 Nb4 16. Bb1 Bd7 17. Nc5 b6 18. Nxd7 Nxd7 19. Qc1 Rfd8 20.
Rc7 Qe8 21. Ng5 h6 22. Nh3 Rac8 23. Rc3 Nf8 24. Qd1 Rxc3 25. bxc3 Nc6 26.
Qb3 Rb8 27. Bd3 Qd8 28. Nf4 Qc7 29. g3 Ne7 30. Rc1 Qd8 31. Ne2 Rc8 32. Rb1
Rb8 33. h4 Nc8 34. Kg2 Qe7 35. h5 Qd8 36. f4 Ne7 37. g4 Kh8 38. Qc2 Nc6 39.
Kh3 Rb7 40. Qd2 f6 41. exf6 Qxf6 42. Kg3 Ne7 43. Qe3 Qf7 44. Ng1 Rc7 45.
Bc2 Nc8 46. Nf3 Qe7 47. Rb3 Nd6 48. Bd3 Nd7 49. f5 Ne4+ 50. Bxe4 exf5 51.
Ne5 Nxe5 52. Bxf5 Nc4 53. Qxe7 Rxe7 54. Rb5 Ne3 55. Kf4 Nxf5 56. Kxf5 Rc7
57. Rb3 Kg8 58. Ke5 Kf7 59. Kxd5 Kf6 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Tseitlin,Ma"]
[Black "Holzke,F"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C05"]
[WhiteElo "2530"]
[BlackElo "2400"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. Bd3 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ngf3 Qb6 8.
O-O cxd4 9. cxd4 Nxd4 10. Nxd4 Qxd4 11. Nf3 Qb6 12. Qa4 Qb4 13. Qc2 Nc5 14.
Bd2 Qa4 15. b3 Qd7 16. Bb4 b6 17. Nd4 Nxd3 18. Bxf8 Ba6 19. Bxg7 Rg8 20.
Bf6 Rg4 21. f4 Qc8 22. Qd2 Kd7 23. h3 Rg3 24. Kh2 Nc5 25. Rfc1 Qg8 26. Bh4
Rd3 27. Qb4 Rc8 28. Nb5 Qg6 29. Nd6 Rg8 30. Bg5 Qh5 31. Rc3 h6 32. Rxd3
Bxd3 33. Qa3 hxg5 34. Qxa7+ Kc6 35. Rc1 Bc4 36. b4 d4 37. bxc5 gxf4 38.
Qb7+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Conquest,S"]
[Black "Delemarre,J"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B12"]
[WhiteElo "2500"]
[BlackElo "2395"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. f3 g6 4. Be3 Bg7 5. Ne2 dxe4 6. fxe4 Nf6 7. Nbc3 Ng4
8. Bg1 e5 9. d5 O-O 10. h3 Nf6 11. Qd2 b5 12. a3 Bb7 13. O-O-O cxd5 14.
exd5 Qa5 15. Kb1 b4 16. axb4 Qxb4 17. Nc1 Nbd7 18. Bb5 Rfc8 19. N1a2 Qd6
20. Bxd7 Qxd7 21. Bh2 Ne8 22. Nb4 Nd6 23. Rhe1 Nc4 24. Qf2 a5 25. Nd3 Na3+
26. Kc1 Rxc3 27. bxc3 Bh6+ 28. Rd2 f6 29. Qxf6 Nc4 30. Bf4 Rf8 31. Qe6+
Qxe6 32. dxe6 exf4 33. e7 Re8 34. Rf2 f3+ 35. Kb1 fxg2 36. Rfe2 Nd2+ 37.
Ka2 Bd5+ 38. Ka3 Nf3 39. Nc5 Nxe1 40. Rxe1 Rxe7 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Kreiman,B"]
[Black "Mas,H"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E73"]
[WhiteElo "2465"]
[BlackElo "2370"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Bg5 c6 7. h4 a6 8. h5
b5 9. hxg6 fxg6 10. cxb5 axb5 11. Qb3+ Kh8 12. Nf3 Qa5 13. Nh4 e6 14. Nxg6+
Kg8 15. Nxf8 Kxf8 16. e5 dxe5 17. dxe5 Ne4 18. Bh6 Nc5 19. Bxg7+ Kxg7 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Visser,Y"]
[Black "Ernst,S"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C83"]
[WhiteElo "2380"]
[BlackElo "2270"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. d4 b5 7. Bb3 d5 8.
dxe5 Be6 9. Nbd2 Be7 10. c3 O-O 11. Qe2 Bf5 12. Rd1 Nc5 13. Nf1 Nxb3 14.
axb3 Be4 15. Ng3 Bxf3 16. gxf3 Qd7 17. f4 Qe6 18. Be3 f6 19. f5 Qxe5 20. f4
Qd6 21. Qg2 Rad8 22. Rxa6 Qd7 23. Kh1 Rf7 24. c4 bxc4 25. bxc4 Nb4 26. Re6
Qa4 27. Rg1 dxc4 28. b3 cxb3 29. Nh5 Qa8 30. Re4 Bf8 31. Bd4 Nd3 32. h3 b2
33. Kh2 Rxd4 34. Rxd4 Qxg2+ 35. Kxg2 Nc1 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Hunt,H"]
[Black "Schlecht,D"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B01"]
[WhiteElo "2360"]
[BlackElo "2270"]

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qa5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Bc4 c6 6. Qe2 Bf5 7. d4 e6
8. Bd2 Bb4 9. a3 Nbd7 10. O-O-O Bxc3 11. Bxc3 Qc7 12. Kb1 b5 13. Bb3 O-O
14. Ne5 Be4 15. Nxd7 Qxd7 16. d5 Bxd5 17. Bxf6 gxf6 18. g4 Qc7 19. Bxd5
cxd5 20. g5 Qe5 21. Qd2 f5 22. f4 Qe4 23. Rhe1 Qc4 24. Qf2 Rfc8 25. Rd3 Qc5
26. Qe2 Qf8 27. h4 Rc4 28. Qd2 Rac8 29. h5 b4 30. g6 Rxc2 31. gxf7+ Kxf7
32. Qxc2 Rxc2 33. Kxc2 Qc5+ 34. Kb1 Qf2 35. Rde3 bxa3 36. bxa3 Qxf4 37.
Rxe6 Qh4 38. R6e5 Qxh5 39. Rf1 Kf6 40. Rxd5 Qg4 41. Rd3 h5 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Peek,Mar"]
[Black "Van Kooten,L"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E94"]
[WhiteElo "2335"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O a5 8.
Bg5 Qe8 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Nd5 Nxd5 11. cxd5 c6 12. Qd2 cxd5 13. exd5 b6 14.
Rfd1 Bb7 15. Rac1 Qd7 16. d6 Bc6 17. Be7 Re8 18. Qe3 e4 19. Ng5 Bh6 20. Qf4
Bxg5 21. Qxg5 Qb7 22. Qh6 Rxe7 23. dxe7 Qxe7 24. Qe3 b5 25. Qb6 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Lomineishvili,M"]
[Black "Van Linde,P"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D45"]
[WhiteElo "2350"]
[BlackElo "2140"]

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 b5 10. Be2 Bb7 11. Rd1 Qb8 12. h3 a6 13. e4 e5 14. dxe5
Nxe5 15. Bg5 Nxf3+ 16. Bxf3 Be5 17. Be3 Qc7 18. b4 c5 19. Bxc5 Rfe8 20.
Rac1 Bxc3 21. Qxc3 Bxe4 22. Qb3 Rac8 23. Be3 Qb7 24. Bxe4 Nxe4 25. Rxc8
Qxc8 26. Rc1 Qb7 27. Qc2 h6 28. Qc6 Qxc6 29. Rxc6 Re6 30. Rxe6 fxe6 31. Bd4
Nd2 32. f4 Kf7 33. Kf2 g6 34. Ke3 Nc4+ 35. Kd3 h5 36. Bh8 Ke7 37. Kd4 Kd6
38. Bg7 Kc6 39. Bf6 Kd6 40. Bh8 Kc6 41. Bg7 Kd6 42. a4 Nb2 43. a5 Kd7 44.
g3 Ke7 45. Bh6 Kd7 46. Bg5 Kd6 47. Bf6 Kd7 48. Be5 Kc6 49. Bg7 Kd7 50. Kc5
Na4+ 51. Kd4 Nb2 52. Ke5 Ke7 53. Ke4 Nc4 54. Be5 Kd7 55. Kd4 Nb2 56. Bb8
Kc8 57. Ba7 Kd7 58. g4 hxg4 59. hxg4 Kd6 60. Bb8+ Kd7 61. Be5 Kc6 62. Bg7
Kd7 63. Bh6 Ke7 64. Kc5 Nd3+ 65. Kb6 Nxb4 66. Bg7 Kd7 67. Bf8 Nd3 68. Kxa6
Kc6 69. Ka7 b4 70. a6 b3 71. Ba3 Kc7 72. Ka8 b2 73. Bxb2 Nxb2 74. f5 exf5
75. gxf5 g5 76. f6 Nc4 77. f7 Nb6+ 78. Ka7 Nd7 79. Ka8 g4 80. f8=Q Nxf8 81.
a7 Kb6 82. Kb8 Nd7+ 83. Ka8 Nc5 84. Kb8 Na6+ 85. Ka8 Nc7+ 86. Kb8 g3 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Clemens,A"]
[Black "Kraai,J"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A61"]
[BlackElo "2345"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 c5 4. d5 exd5 5. cxd5 d6 6. Nc3 g6 7. Nd2 Bg7 8.
Nc4 O-O 9. Bg5 Na6 10. e3 Nc7 11. a4 b6 12. Rc1 Ba6 13. b3 Qd7 14. Be2 Rae8
15. O-O Ne4 16. Nxe4 Rxe4 17. f3 Ree8 18. e4 f5 19. Bd3 fxe4 20. Bxe4 b5
21. axb5 Nxb5 22. Qd3 Nd4 23. Ra1 Bb5 24. Ra2 Rb8 25. h4 Nf5 26. h5 Ng3 27.
hxg6 h6 28. Be3 Bxc4 29. bxc4 Nxf1 30. Kxf1 Qe7 31. Kg1 Rb7 32. g4 Rfb8 33.
Bc1 Qh4 34. Kg2 Be5 35. Qd2 Qh2+ 36. Kf1 Qh1+ 37. Kf2 Bd4+ 38. Kg3 Qg1+ 39.
Kf4 Re7 40. g7 Rxg7 41. Bf5 Be5+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Spierings,M"]
[Black "Bagirov,R"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D38"]
[BlackElo "2325"]

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 e6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Qa4+ Nc6 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 Bd7
8. Qc2 dxc4 9. e4 b5 10. Bg5 h6 11. Bh4 g5 12. Bg3 Nh5 13. Be2 Nxg3 14.
fxg3 O-O 15. O-O f6 16. e5 f5 17. g4 Ne7 18. gxf5 exf5 19. Qd2 Nd5 20. h4
f4 21. Nh2 Qe7 22. Bf3 c6 23. a4 a6 24. axb5 axb5 25. Bxd5+ cxd5 26. Qe2
Bf5 27. Qh5 Kg7 28. Ng4 Qe6 29. Nf6 Bg6 30. Qf3 Bf7 31. g3 Rxa1 32. Rxa1
Qh3 33. Ra7 Qxg3+ 34. Qxg3 fxg3 35. hxg5 hxg5 36. Nxd5 Kg6 37. Ne7+ Kh5 38.
d5 Kg4 39. e6 Bh5 40. Nc6 Rf2 41. d6 Rd2 42. d7 Rd1+ 43. Kg2 Kf4 44. Nd4
Rd2+ 45. Kg1 Rd1+ 46. Kg2 Rd2+ 47. Kg1 Rd1+ 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Lorscheid,G"]
[Black "Van Beek,L"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D85"]
[WhiteElo "2320"]
[BlackElo "2215"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Qa4+ c6
8. Bg5 O-O 9. Qa3 Re8 10. Bc4 b5 11. Bb3 Qd6 12. Qb2 e5 13. d5 Nd7 14. dxc6
Nb6 15. Nf3 Qxc6 16. Nd2 Bg4 17. O-O Rac8 18. Rfc1 Be2 19. Be3 Bf8 20. Bxb6
Qxb6 21. Bd5 Bc5 22. a4 Bxf2+ 23. Kh1 Re7 24. a5 Qf6 25. Nb3 Bc4 26. Rf1
Bxf1 27. Rxf1 b4 28. Rxf2 bxc3 29. Qxc3 Qxf2 30. Qxc8+ Kg7 31. Qc5 Qf1+ 32.
Qg1 Qf4 33. h3 Rc7 34. Qd1 Rc3 35. Qe1 Re3 36. Qg1 Qg3 37. Nd2 Re1 38. Nf1
Qd3 39. Kh2 Qxf1 40. Qxa7 Qf4+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Tennstedt,A"]
[Black "Kohtz,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E87"]
[WhiteElo "2215"]
[BlackElo "2250"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Be3 e5 7. d5 Nh5 8. Qd2
f5 9. O-O-O f4 10. Bf2 Bf6 11. Nge2 Bh4 12. Bg1 Nd7 13. Kb1 a5 14. Nc1 b6
15. Bd3 Nc5 16. Bc2 Ba6 17. b3 Be7 18. a3 Bc8 19. Nd3 Nxd3 20. Bxd3 Bd7 21.
Kb2 g5 22. Qe2 Rf7 23. Bf2 Rg7 24. g4 Nf6 25. h4 gxh4 26. Bxh4 Ne8 27. Bf2
Bg5 28. Qc2 Nf6 29. Rh2 Be8 30. Rdh1 Bg6 31. Qd1 Qe8 32. Bf1 Rd8 33. Ne2 h6
34. Ng1 Rh7 35. Nh3 Qf8 36. Qe1 Rdd7 37. Bd3 Rdg7 38. Nxg5 hxg5 39. b4 axb4
40. axb4 Qa8 41. Qa1 Qxa1+ 42. Kxa1 Kf8 43. Kb2 Rxh2 44. Rxh2 Rh7 45. Rxh7
Bxh7 46. Kc3 Ke7 47. c5 bxc5 48. bxc5 Bg6 49. Kc4 Be8 50. c6 Bg6 51. Be1
Kd8 52. Ba5 Kc8 53. Be1 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Rajlich,V"]
[Black "Moret,V"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B76"]
[WhiteElo "2245"]
[BlackElo "2190"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8.
Qd2 Nc6 9. g4 Nxd4 10. Bxd4 Be6 11. h4 Qa5 12. h5 Rfc8 13. a3 Rab8 14. hxg6
hxg6 15. Rh4 Bc4 16. g5 Nh5 17. Bh3 Bxd4 18. Qxd4 Qxg5 19. Qf2 Nf4 20. Rxf4
Qxf4 21. Bxc8 Rxc8 22. Qxa7 Qxf3 23. Qxb7 Qe3+ 24. Kd1 Qc5 25. Qxe7 Qh5+
0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Blokhuis,J"]
[Black "Daudzvardis,J"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B27"]
[WhiteElo "2180"]
[BlackElo "2230"]

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 c5 4. Nc3 b6 5. Be3 Na6 6. Bc4 Nh6 7. h3 f6 8.
dxc5 Nc7 9. cxb6 axb6 10. Bxb6 Rb8 11. Nd5 Rxb6 12. Nxb6 Bb7 13. Qd4 e5 14.
Qe3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Oosterom,E"]
[Black "Theulings,PP"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E15"]
[WhiteElo "2290"]
[BlackElo "2160"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. g3 Ba6 5. Nbd2 Bb7 6. Bg2 c5 7. e4 Nxe4 8.
Ne5 d5 9. Nxe4 dxe4 10. Qa4+ Ke7 11. dxc5 f6 12. c6 Bc8 13. Bf4 Qd4 14. Rd1
Qc5 15. Bxe4 fxe5 16. Be3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Valens,V"]
[Black "Delanoy,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D55"]
[WhiteElo "2190"]
[BlackElo "2135"]

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. c4 e6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bg5 O-O 6. e3 Ne4 7. Bxe7 Qxe7
8. Qc2 Nxc3 9. Qxc3 dxc4 10. Qxc4 b6 11. Rc1 c5 12. dxc5 Ba6 13. Qh4 Qxh4
14. Nxh4 Rc8 15. Be2 Bxe2 16. Kxe2 Rxc5 17. Rxc5 bxc5 18. Rd1 Nc6 19. Rd7
Nb4 20. a3 Nd5 21. Rb7 Kf8 22. Nf3 f6 23. Nd2 Nb6 24. Ne4 c4 25. Nc5 Nd5
26. Nxe6+ Ke8 27. Rxg7 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "De Mie,M"]
[Black "Marcoli,P"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B42"]
[WhiteElo "2150"]
[BlackElo "2185"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Bd3 Nf6 6. O-O d6 7. c4 Qc7 8.
Nc3 Be7 9. Be3 Nbd7 10. f4 b6 11. Rc1 Bb7 12. b4 O-O 13. Kh1 Rfe8 14. Nf3
Rad8 15. a3 Qb8 16. Qe2 Qa8 17. Bd4 e5 18. fxe5 Nh5 19. Nd5 Bxd5 20. exd5
Nf4 21. Qe4 Nxd3 22. Qxd3 b5 23. exd6 bxc4 24. Qf5 g6 25. Qf4 Bf8 26. Ng5
Qxd5 27. Nxf7 Re4 28. Qf3 Rde8 29. Ba1 Bg7 30. Rcd1 Qf5 31. Qg3 Qg4 32. Qf2
Rf8 33. Bxg7 Qxd1 34. Bxf8 Qe2 35. Nh6+ Kh8 36. Qf7 Qb2 37. Qg8+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.28"]
[Round "09"]
[White "Pel,B"]
[Black "Vehreschild,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A00"]
[WhiteElo "2150"]
[BlackElo "2155"]

1. Nc3 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. g3 Bg7 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. Bg2
Rb8 8. O-O Qa5 9. e4 Bxc3 10. bxc3 Ba6 11. Qd4 Nf6 12. Rd1 O-O 13. e5 Nd5
14. c4 Nc3 15. Re1 Nb1 16. Re3 c5 17. Qh4 Rb6 18. Qxe7 Bxc4 19. Re4 Re6 20.
Qxf8+ Kxf8 21. Bh6+ Ke8 22. Rxb1 d5 23. exd6 Rxe4 24. Bxe4 Kd7 25. Bf4 Bb5
26. c4 Ba6 27. h4 f6 28. Kg2 Qxa2 29. Re1 Bxc4 30. Bf3 Be6 31. Re2 Qc4 32.
Rb2 Qa6 33. Rb7+ Qxb7 34. Bxb7 a5 35. Ba6 Bd5+ 36. Kf1 Bc6 37. Bc4 h6 38.
g4 a4 39. Ke2 a3 40. Kd2 g5 41. hxg5 hxg5 42. Bg3 Bf3 43. Bb5+ Kd8 44. Kc2
Bxg4 45. Kb3 c4+ 46. Bxc4 Bd7 47. Kxa3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Nenashev,A"]
[Black "Tiviakov,S"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E13"]
[WhiteElo "2585"]
[BlackElo "2590"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Nf3 b6 5. Bg5 Bb7 6. e3 h6 7. Bh4 Bxc3+ 8.
bxc3 d6 9. Bd3 Nbd7 10. O-O Qe7 11. Nd2 g5 12. Bg3 h5 13. f3 h4 14. Bf2
O-O-O 15. e4 Rdg8 16. h3 Nh5 17. Re1 Nf4 18. Bc2 c5 19. Nf1 f5 20. exf5 g4
21. fxg4 Bxg2 22. Kh2 Nf6 23. Ne3 Qb7 24. Rg1 Bf3 25. Qd2 Ne4 26. Bxe4 Qxe4
27. fxe6 Kb8 28. Nf5 Nd3 29. Be3 d5 30. cxd5 c4 31. Raf1 Qxd5 32. Bf4+ Ka8
33. Qe3 Be4 34. Nd6 Bg6 35. Be5 Rh7 36. Rf6 Re7 37. Rgf1 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Borge,N"]
[Black "Ehlvest,J"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B90"]
[WhiteElo "2360"]
[BlackElo "2610"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e5 7. Nb3 Be6 8.
f3 Nbd7 9. g4 Be7 10. Qd2 Rc8 11. O-O-O O-O 12. Qf2 Bxg4 13. fxg4 Nxg4 14.
Qg3 Nxe3 15. Rg1 Bg5 16. Qxg5 Qxg5 17. Rxg5 Nxd1 18. Kxd1 Nf6 19. Rf5 Rxc3
20. bxc3 Nxe4 21. Rf3 Rc8 22. c4 g6 23. Nd2 Nc5 24. Rf6 Rd8 25. Bg2 Kg7 26.
Rf1 f5 27. Bd5 b5 28. Ke2 b4 29. a3 Rb8 30. axb4 Rxb4 31. Ra1 Rb2 32. Kd1
e4 33. h4 Kf6 34. Ra3 Rb4 35. Rg3 a5 36. h5 g5 37. h6 a4 38. Kc1 Kg6 39.
Rh3 g4 40. Rh1 a3 41. Nb3 Nxb3+ 42. cxb3 Rxb3 43. Kc2 Rh3 44. Rf1 Rf3 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Ibragimov,I"]
[Black "Kasimdzhanov,R"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D35"]
[WhiteElo "2585"]
[BlackElo "2545"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. d4 d5 4. Nc3 Nbd7 5. cxd5 exd5 6. Bf4 Nb6 7. e3 Bf5
8. Be2 Bd6 9. Ne5 c6 10. g4 Be6 11. h4 Qe7 12. Rc1 Ne4 13. Nd3 Nc8 14. Qc2
O-O 15. f3 Ng3 16. Rh3 Nxe2 17. Qxe2 Bxf4 18. exf4 Re8 19. Kf2 Nd6 20. Kg3
Qf6 21. Ne5 Qd8 22. Qf2 f6 23. Nd3 Qc7 24. Rhh1 Bf7 25. h5 g6 26. Kg2 gxh5
27. Qh4 Re3 28. Rcd1 Qe7 29. Rde1 Bg6 30. f5 Bxf5 31. gxf5 Nxf5 32. Qf4 Qc7
33. Qh4 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Burmakin,V"]
[Black "Movsesian,S"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E11"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]
[BlackElo "2555"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 Bb4+ 4. Nbd2 b6 5. a3 Bxd2+ 6. Qxd2 Bb7 7. e3 O-O
8. Bd3 Ne4 9. Qc2 f5 10. O-O d6 11. Bd2 Nxd2 12. Nxd2 Nd7 13. e4 f4 14. e5
Qh4 15. Nf3 dxe5 16. c5 Bd5 17. cxb6 cxb6 18. Bb5 Qd8 19. Bxd7 Qxd7 20.
dxe5 Rac8 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Meins,G"]
[Black "Nisipeanu,LD"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A57"]
[WhiteElo "2460"]
[BlackElo "2600"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. Nc3 axb5 6. e4 b4 7. Nb5 d6 8.
Bf4 g5 9. Bxg5 Nxe4 10. Bf4 Bg7 11. Qe2 Nf6 12. Nxd6+ Kf8 13. Nxc8 Qxc8 14.
d6 exd6 15. Bxd6+ Kg8 16. Nf3 Nc6 17. Bxc5 Qf5 18. Qb5 Qe6+ 19. Be3 Ra5 20.
Nd4 Nxd4 21. Qxa5 Nc2+ 22. Kd2 Nxe3 23. Qd8+ Bf8 24. fxe3 Kg7 25. Bd3 Bc5
26. Qc7 Bxe3+ 27. Kd1 Qg4+ 28. Be2 Qd4+ 29. Kc2 Qd2+ 30. Kb3 Qxe2 31. Qc4
Qxg2 32. Rhe1 Nd7 33. Qe2 Nc5+ 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Schlosser,P"]
[Black "Thipsay,P"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E69"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]
[BlackElo "2515"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O Nbd7 7. Nc3 e5 8.
e4 c6 9. h3 Re8 10. Re1 exd4 11. Nxd4 Nc5 12. b3 Nfd7 13. Be3 a5 14. Qc2
Qe7 15. Rad1 Nf8 16. Qd2 Be6 17. Bh6 Bxh6 18. Qxh6 Qf6 19. Qd2 Red8 20. f4
Bd7 21. Nde2 Be8 22. Qe3 Qe7 23. Nd4 f6 24. Rd2 Qc7 25. Red1 Bf7 26. Kh2 a4
27. b4 Ncd7 28. Bf1 Nb6 29. c5 dxc5 30. bxc5 Nc4 31. Bxc4 Bxc4 32. Nf3
Rxd2+ 33. Rxd2 Rd8 34. Nxa4 Rxd2+ 35. Qxd2 Qd7 36. Nc3 Qxd2+ 37. Nxd2 Bd3
38. Nb3 Ne6 39. e5 fxe5 40. fxe5 Bc2 41. Na1 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Galkin,A"]
[Black "Kiriakov,P"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C11"]
[WhiteElo "2540"]
[BlackElo "2505"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 dxe4 5. Nxe4 Be7 6. Bxf6 gxf6 7. Nf3 f5
8. Ng3 c5 9. Qd2 cxd4 10. O-O-O Nc6 11. Bb5 a6 12. Bxc6+ bxc6 13. Nh5 Rg8
14. Kb1 Rg6 15. Nf4 Rg8 16. Nh5 Rg6 17. Nf4 Rg8 18. Nh5 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Krakops,M"]
[Black "Urban,K"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B12"]
[WhiteElo "2530"]
[BlackElo "2490"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. dxc5 Nc6 5. Bb5 e6 6. Be3 Nge7 7. c3 Nf5 8.
Bd4 Bd7 9. Bxc6 Bxc6 10. Nf3 Nxd4 11. Qxd4 Qa5 12. b4 Qa6 13. Qe3 b6 14.
cxb6 axb6 15. Nd4 Bd7 16. Nd2 Be7 17. N2f3 O-O 18. Ne2 Ra7 19. O-O Rfa8 20.
Rfc1 Qc4 21. Nd2 Qc7 22. Nb3 Rxa2 23. Rxa2 Rxa2 24. Ra1 Rxa1+ 25. Nxa1 Qc4
26. Nc2 Qa2 27. Ncd4 Qb1+ 28. Nc1 h6 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Van den Doel,E"]
[Black "Miles,A"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C67"]
[WhiteElo "2440"]
[BlackElo "2595"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. O-O Nxe4 5. d4 Nd6 6. Bxc6 dxc6 7. dxe5
Nf5 8. Qxd8+ Kxd8 9. Nc3 Ke8 10. h3 Be7 11. Bg5 Bb4 12. Ne4 Be6 13. c3 Bf8
14. g4 Ne7 15. Nd4 Bd5 16. Nd2 c5 17. Nb5 Kd7 18. Bf4 Kc6 19. a4 h5 20. f3
Ng6 21. Bg3 hxg4 22. hxg4 Be7 23. e6 Bg5 24. Ne4 Be3+ 25. Kg2 Nf4+ 26. Bxf4
Bxf4 27. exf7 Rh2+ 28. Kg1 Rah8 29. Nf2 Bxf3 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Mirumian,V"]
[Black "Istratescu,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A26"]
[WhiteElo "2490"]
[BlackElo "2550"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O O-O 5. c4 d6 6. Nc3 Nc6 7. d3 h6 8.
Rb1 a5 9. a3 e5 10. b4 axb4 11. axb4 Be6 12. b5 Ne7 13. Bb2 Qd7 14. Re1 Bh3
15. Bh1 Ng4 16. d4 Rad8 17. dxe5 dxe5 18. Qxd7 Rxd7 19. Ba3 Rfd8 20. Red1
Nf5 21. e3 Bf8 22. Bxf8 Kxf8 23. c5 b6 24. cxb6 cxb6 25. Ne1 Rxd1 26. Rxd1
Rxd1 27. Nxd1 Nd6 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Delemarre,J"]
[Black "Tseitlin,Ma"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A48"]
[WhiteElo "2395"]
[BlackElo "2530"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bg5 Bg7 4. Nbd2 O-O 5. c3 d6 6. e4 c5 7. dxc5 dxc5
8. Bc4 Nc6 9. Qe2 Qc7 10. O-O h6 11. Bxf6 Bxf6 12. Qe3 Ne5 13. Nxe5 Bxe5
14. Qxh6 b5 15. Bd5 Bg7 16. Qe3 Rb8 17. a4 e6 18. Bb3 c4 19. Bd1 b4 20. Be2
bxc3 21. bxc3 Ba6 22. Rfb1 Rfd8 23. Bf1 Rbc8 24. Nf3 Qc5 25. Qe1 Qa5 26.
Rb4 Rd7 27. h4 Rb7 28. e5 Rb6 29. Qd2 Bb7 30. Rxb6 axb6 31. Qd7 Qd5 32. Qe7
Bc6 33. Qg5 Qa5 34. Rd1 Bxf3 35. gxf3 Qxe5 36. Rd8+ Rxd8 37. Qxd8+ Bf8 38.
Qxb6 Bc5 39. Qd8+ Kg7 40. Qg5 Qd5 41. Qf4 Ba7 42. Qc7 Bc5 43. Qf4 Bb6 44.
Bxc4 Qd1+ 45. Bf1 Qe1 46. Qg3 Qxc3 47. h5 Bc7 48. Qg2 Bf4 49. hxg6 f5 50.
Bb5 Qd2 51. Qh3 Kxg6 52. Qh8 Kf7 53. Qe8+ Kf6 54. Qf8+ Ke5 55. Qc5+ Kf6 56.
Qf8+ Ke5 57. Qh8+ Kd5 58. Qd8+ Ke5 59. Qh8+ Kd6 60. Qd8+ Ke5 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Roeder,M"]
[Black "Rytshagov,M"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A04"]
[WhiteElo "2435"]
[BlackElo "2525"]

1. Nf3 c5 2. b3 d6 3. e3 e5 4. d4 e4 5. Nfd2 cxd4 6. exd4 d5 7. Bb2 Nc6 8.
c4 Nf6 9. Nc3 Bb4 10. Be2 O-O 11. Nxd5 Nxd5 12. cxd5 Qxd5 13. O-O Nxd4 14.
Bc4 Qe5 15. Nxe4 Qxe4 16. Qxd4 Qxd4 17. Bxd4 Rd8 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Berelovich,A"]
[Black "Kreiman,B"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B19"]
[WhiteElo "2515"]
[BlackElo "2465"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nf6 8.
Ne5 Bh7 9. Bc4 e6 10. Qe2 Nd5 11. Nh5 Nd7 12. Bxd5 Qa5+ 13. c3 Qxd5 14. Nf4
Qe4 15. Qxe4 Bxe4 16. f3 Bh7 17. Be3 Be7 18. Nxd7 Kxd7 19. h5 Rad8 20. Rd1
Kc8 21. Ke2 Rhe8 22. Nd3 Bd6 23. Ne5 Bg8 24. b3 f6 25. Nd3 Bh7 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Zhu Chen"]
[Black "Wang Lei"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D00"]
[WhiteElo "2515"]
[BlackElo "2375"]

1. d4 d5 2. Bg5 c6 3. e3 Qb6 4. Qc1 Bf5 5. Nd2 e6 6. Ngf3 Nd7 7. Be2 h6 8.
Bh4 Be7 9. Bxe7 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Markowski,T"]
[Black "Forster,R"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A00"]
[WhiteElo "2515"]
[BlackElo "2460"]

1. g3 g6 2. Bg2 Bg7 3. d4 d6 4. e4 Nc6 5. Ne2 e5 6. Be3 Bg4 7. f3 exd4 8.
Nxd4 Bd7 9. Nc3 Nf6 10. O-O O-O 11. Qd2 Re8 12. Rad1 a6 13. a4 Nxd4 14.
Bxd4 b5 15. axb5 axb5 16. Rfe1 Bc6 17. f4 Qd7 18. b4 h5 19. h3 Ra3 20. Kh2
h4 21. g4 Nxg4+ 22. hxg4 Bxd4 23. Qxd4 Qxg4 24. Rd3 Qxf4+ 25. Kh1 Re5 26.
Rf1 Qg5 27. Ne2 h3 28. Bf3 f5 29. Rg1 Rxd3 30. cxd3 Qh6 31. Qc3 Qe3 32.
Rxg6+ Kh7 33. Rg3 fxe4 34. Qxc6 exf3 35. Qd7+ Re7 36. Qf5+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Tella,J"]
[Black "Ye Rongguang"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A85"]
[WhiteElo "2375"]
[BlackElo "2500"]

1. c4 f5 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 e6 4. e3 d5 5. Bd3 c6 6. Qc2 Na6 7. a3 Bd6 8. f3
O-O 9. Nge2 Kh8 10. Bd2 dxc4 11. Bxc4 Nc7 12. e4 fxe4 13. Nxe4 Nxe4 14.
Qxe4 e5 15. dxe5 Bf5 16. Qd4 Bxe5 17. Qxe5 Qh4+ 18. Qg3 Qxc4 19. Qxc7 Rae8
20. O-O Rxe2 21. Bc3 Qf7 22. Qxf7 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Skripchenko,A"]
[Black "Barua,D"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C01"]
[WhiteElo "2385"]
[BlackElo "2515"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. exd5 exd5 5. Bd3 Nf6 6. Nge2 O-O 7. Bg5 h6
8. Bh4 c5 9. dxc5 Nc6 10. O-O Bxc5 11. Nxd5 g5 12. Nxf6+ Qxf6 13. Bg3 Qxb2
14. Rb1 Qf6 15. Kh1 Nb4 16. f4 Nxd3 17. fxg5 Qg6 18. cxd3 hxg5 19. d4 Bb6
20. Qd2 Bg4 21. Rb5 f6 22. Rxf6 Rxf6 23. Rxg5 Re8 24. Rxg6+ Rxg6 25. Nf4
Rd6 26. d5 Be3 27. Qe1 Rb6 28. Ne6 Bxe6 29. dxe6 Rexe6 30. Qd1 Rbc6 31.
Qd8+ Kf7 32. h4 Rc2 33. Kh2 Bg1+ 34. Kh3 Rc3 35. Qd7+ Kf6 36. Qd8+ Kf7 37.
Qd7+ Kf6 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Kupreichik,V"]
[Black "Peek,Mar"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B56"]
[WhiteElo "2500"]
[BlackElo "2335"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nf3 d6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. Be3 Ng4 7. Bb5 Nxe3
8. fxe3 Bd7 9. Bxc6 bxc6 10. O-O e6 11. e5 Be7 12. exd6 Bxd6 13. Qh5 O-O
14. Rad1 Qc7 15. Nf3 f5 16. Qh4 Rf6 17. Qc4 Rb8 18. e4 Rb4 19. Qd3 e5 20.
b3 Rd4 21. Nxd4 exd4 22. h3 dxc3 23. e5 Bc5+ 24. Kh1 Qxe5 25. Rfe1 Qf4 26.
Qxd7 h6 27. Re6 Rxe6 28. Qxe6+ Kh7 29. Qxc6 Bb6 30. Qf3 Qe5 31. Rf1 g6 32.
Qb7+ Kg8 33. Rd1 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Hendriks,W"]
[Black "Hansen,SuB"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B33"]
[WhiteElo "2360"]
[BlackElo "2490"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6
8. Na3 b5 9. Bxf6 gxf6 10. Nd5 f5 11. c3 Bg7 12. exf5 Bxf5 13. Nc2 Be6 14.
g3 O-O 15. Bg2 a5 16. O-O f5 17. Qe2 Rb8 18. Rfd1 Kh8 19. Rd2 e4 20. f4 b4
21. Nce3 Qd7 22. Rad1 Qa7 23. Kh1 a4 24. cxb4 Nxb4 25. Nxb4 Rxb4 26. g4
fxg4 27. f5 Bxa2 28. Rxd6 Rxb2 29. Qe1 Qc5 30. f6 Bxf6 31. Nxg4 Bg7 32. Qh4
Bg8 33. Rd7 Qf5 34. Ne3 Qf4 35. Qxf4 Rxf4 36. Ra7 Re2 37. Nf1 e3 38. Ba8
Bf8 39. Ng3 Rd2 40. Ra1 a3 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Ernst,S"]
[Black "Vajda,L"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E60"]
[WhiteElo "2270"]
[BlackElo "2445"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. O-O c6 6. c4 d6 7. b3 Nbd7 8.
Bb2 a5 9. a3 Rb8 10. Nbd2 b5 11. Qc2 bxc4 12. bxc4 c5 13. Rab1 Bb7 14. d5
e6 15. e4 exd5 16. cxd5 Ba6 17. Rfe1 Nb6 18. Bc3 Qd7 19. Bxa5 Na4 20. e5
Nxd5 21. e6 fxe6 22. Rxb8 Rxb8 23. Bh3 Re8 24. Ng5 Nac3 25. Rxe6 Qc6 26.
Rxe8+ Qxe8 27. Be6+ Kf8 28. Nxh7+ Ke7 29. Bxd5 Nxd5 30. Qe4+ Kd7 31. Qxd5
Qe1+ 32. Kg2 Bd4 33. Nf8+ Ke8 34. Qe6+ Qxe6 35. Nxe6 Bb7+ 36. f3 Ba1 37.
Ne4 Ke7 38. Nf4 g5 39. Nxg5 d5 40. Ne2 Bb2 41. a4 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Gaprindashvili,N"]
[Black "Conquest,S"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A81"]
[WhiteElo "2355"]
[BlackElo "2500"]

1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. O-O O-O 6. d5 a5 7. c4 Na6 8.
Nc3 Qe8 9. Bf4 h6 10. h4 d6 11. Nd4 Nh5 12. e3 Nc5 13. Ncb5 Qd8 14. Qe2 Nf6
15. Rad1 Bd7 16. Nc3 Nh7 17. e4 Bxd4 18. Rxd4 e5 19. dxe6 Nxe6 20. Rd3 fxe4
21. Bxe4 Rxf4 22. gxf4 Nxf4 23. Qf3 Nxd3 24. Qxd3 Qxh4 25. Bxb7 Rf8 26.
Qxg6+ Kh8 27. Bg2 Ng5 28. Ne4 Bf5 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Van Linde,P"]
[Black "Van der Weide,K"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B00"]
[WhiteElo "2140"]
[BlackElo "2375"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. exd5 exd5 6. Bb5 Bb4 7. O-O O-O
8. Bg5 Bxc3 9. bxc3 Qd6 10. Bh4 Ne4 11. Qd3 Bf5 12. c4 dxc4 13. Qxc4 Na5
14. Qa4 b6 15. Bg3 Nxg3 16. hxg3 a6 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Coenen,N"]
[Black "Nieminen,K"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B60"]
[WhiteElo "2335"]
[BlackElo "2230"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 Bd7 7. Be2 Rc8
8. f4 h6 9. Bxf6 gxf6 10. Nb3 f5 11. Bh5 Bg7 12. Qd2 fxe4 13. Nxe4 Qb6 14.
c3 a5 15. Rf1 a4 16. Nc1 a3 17. b4 Nxb4 18. f5 Rc4 19. Ne2 Rxe4 20. Rb1 Qe3
21. Rf3 Qxd2+ 22. Kxd2 Nd5 23. Rxb7 Bc6 24. Rb8+ Kd7 25. Rb3 Ra8 26. Bxf7
Be5 27. g3 Nf6 28. Rf1 Bd5 29. Bxd5 Nxd5 30. Rfb1 Rxe2+ 31. Kxe2 Nxc3+ 32.
Rxc3 Bxc3 33. Rb7+ Ke8 34. Kd3 Be5 35. Ke4 Kf7 36. Rb3 Ra4+ 37. Kf3 Ra5 38.
h4 Ra4 39. Rb8 Rc4 40. Ra8 Rc3+ 41. Ke4 Rxg3 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Fontaine,R"]
[Black "Clemens,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B90"]
[WhiteElo "2395"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. h3 e6 7. g4 Nc6 8.
Bg2 Qc7 9. O-O Be7 10. Be3 O-O 11. g5 Nd7 12. f4 Re8 13. Qh5 Bf8 14. Rad1
Rb8 15. a4 g6 16. Qe2 Na5 17. h4 b6 18. h5 Bb7 19. hxg6 hxg6 20. Qf2 Nc4
21. Bc1 e5 22. fxe5 Ndxe5 23. b3 Na5 24. Nd5 Bxd5 25. exd5 b5 26. axb5 axb5
27. Qf4 Bg7 28. Bb2 Re7 29. Kh1 b4 30. Rde1 Rbe8 31. Re3 Nb7 32. Rh3 Nd8
33. Qh4 Qc8 34. Rf4 Qc7 35. Be4 Qd7 36. Rh2 Qc7 37. Rf6 Nc4 38. Qh7+ Kf8
39. Ne6+ Nxe6 40. Qxg7+ Kxg7 41. Rxg6+ Kf8 42. Rh8+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Grabarska,B"]
[Black "Van Haastert,E"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B78"]
[WhiteElo "2235"]
[BlackElo "2345"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8.
Qd2 Nc6 9. Bc4 Bd7 10. O-O-O Rc8 11. Bb3 Ne5 12. h4 h5 13. Bg5 Rc5 14. Rhe1
b5 15. f4 Neg4 16. f5 gxf5 17. exf5 a5 18. Ne4 Qa8 19. Nxf6+ exf6 20. Ne6
a4 21. Bd5 Rxd5 22. Qxd5 fxe6 23. Qxa8 Rxa8 24. fxe6 Bxe6 25. Rxe6 fxg5 26.
hxg5 Be5 27. Re7 Ne3 28. Rh1 Rc8 29. c3 a3 30. Rh3 axb2+ 31. Kxb2 Rxc3 32.
Kb1 Rd3 33. Rc7 b4 34. g6 Bc3 35. Rh1 Rd2 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Kuipers,E"]
[Black "Overeem,M"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B20"]
[WhiteElo "2220"]
[BlackElo "2305"]

1. e4 c5 2. a3 g6 3. Bc4 Nc6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. Nge2 e6 6. O-O Nge7 7. Ba2 O-O
8. d3 b6 9. f4 Bb7 10. f5 exf5 11. Bg5 h6 12. Bh4 Nd4 13. exf5 Ndxf5 14.
Rxf5 gxf5 15. Ng3 Qe8 16. Qh5 d5 17. Re1 f6 18. Nxd5 Bxd5 19. Rxe7 Qxe7 20.
Bxd5+ Kh8 21. Nxf5 Qe5 22. Qg6 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Rechel,R"]
[Black "Mamedova,R"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C16"]
[WhiteElo "2210"]
[BlackElo "2215"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 Ne7 5. Qg4 Ng6 6. h4 h5 7. Qg3 c5 8. Bd3
cxd4 9. a3 dxc3 10. axb4 cxb2 11. Bxb2 Ne7 12. Qxg7 Rg8 13. Qh7 Qb6 14. b5
Bd7 15. Nf3 Bxb5 16. Bd4 Qc6 17. Ng5 Rf8 18. O-O Bxd3 19. cxd3 Nf5 20. Rfc1
Qd7 21. Bc5 Nc6 22. Bxf8 Kxf8 23. Qh8+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Moll,A"]
[Black "Jantzen,HJ"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B45"]
[WhiteElo "2115"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. a3 a6 7. Be3 Qc7 8.
Be2 b5 9. f4 Bb7 10. Bf3 d6 11. g4 Nxd4 12. Qxd4 e5 13. Qd2 Be7 14. f5 Rc8
15. g5 Nd7 16. Qf2 Qa5 17. O-O Rxc3 18. bxc3 Qxc3 19. Qd2 Qxd2 20. Bxd2 Nc5
21. Rfe1 Kd7 22. h4 Rc8 23. Bb4 f6 24. Rad1 fxg5 25. hxg5 Bxg5 26. f6 gxf6
27. Bg4+ Kc6 28. Bxc8 Bxc8 29. Bxc5 dxc5 30. Rd8 Bg4 31. Ra8 Kb7 32. Rh8 h5
33. Kg2 h4 34. a4 b4 35. a5 c4 36. Rh7+ Kc6 37. Ra7 Bc8 38. Rf7 b3 39. cxb3
cxb3 40. Rb1 Be6 41. Rf8 Kc5 42. Rb8 h3+ 43. Kf3 h2 44. Kg2 Bf4 45. R8xb3
Bxb3 46. Rxb3 f5 47. exf5 e4 48. f6 Bd6 49. f7 Kc4 50. Rb6 Ba3 51. Rxa6 e3
52. Re6 Bc5 53. Kxh2 Kd5 54. Rxe3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Muhlbach,P"]
[Black "Tejero,J"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A81"]
[BlackElo "2195"]

1. d4 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. b3 O-O 6. Bb2 d6 7. O-O Qe8 8.
c4 Na6 9. Nbd2 h6 10. a3 g5 11. Qc2 Qg6 12. b4 c6 13. Ne1 Nc7 14. a4 Qh5
15. Nef3 Bd7 16. b5 Rf7 17. bxc6 bxc6 18. c5 Ncd5 19. Ba3 Ne4 20. e3 Ndf6
21. Rab1 Nxd2 22. Nxd2 f4 23. exf4 gxf4 24. cxd6 fxg3 25. fxg3 Ng4 26. Nf3
Bxd4+ 27. Kh1 Bf5 28. Qxc6 Rc8 29. Qd5 e5 30. Rbc1 Rxc1 31. Rxc1 Nf2+ 32.
Kg1 Ne4+ 33. Kf1 Nd2+ 34. Ke2 Nxf3 35. Bxf3 Qxh2+ 36. Bg2 Bg4+ 37. Kd3 Bf3
38. d7 Qxg3 39. d8=Q+ Kg7 40. Bxf3 Rxf3+ 41. Kc4 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Heyl,T"]
[Black "Pel,B"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E62"]
[WhiteElo "2100"]
[BlackElo "2150"]

1. d4 d6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. g3 Nf6 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O Nc6 7. Nc3 Bg4 8.
h3 Bxf3 9. Bxf3 Nd7 10. e3 e5 11. d5 Ne7 12. Qc2 f5 13. b4 a5 14. Rb1 e4
15. Be2 axb4 16. Rxb4 Nc5 17. Nb5 Qd7 18. Nd4 Ra7 19. Ne6 Nxe6 20. dxe6
Qxe6 21. c5 d5 22. Rd1 Nc6 23. Rb1 Ne5 24. Bb2 c6 25. Bxe5 Qxe5 26. Rd4
Rfa8 27. a4 Qe7 28. Rdb4 Bf8 29. Bd1 Rb8 30. Rc1 Ra5 31. Qb1 Qc7 32. Qb3
Bxc5 33. Rb5 Bd6 34. Qc3 cxb5 35. Qd2 Qd8 36. Qxd5+ Kg7 37. Bb3 bxa4 38.
Qf7+ Kh6 39. Ba2 Qe7 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.29"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Theulings,PP"]
[Black "Minnican,A"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D56"]
[WhiteElo "2160"]
[BlackElo "2195"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 d5 4. d4 Be7 5. Bg5 O-O 6. e3 h6 7. Bh4 Ne4 8.
Bxe7 Qxe7 9. Rc1 Nxc3 10. Rxc3 c6 11. Bd3 Nd7 12. O-O dxc4 13. Rxc4 e5 14.
Nxe5 Nxe5 15. dxe5 Qxe5 16. Qe2 Be6 17. f4 Qf6 18. Rc3 Rfe8 19. f5 Bd5 20.
Rf4 Re7 21. Qf2 Rae8 22. Bc2 Be4 23. Bxe4 Rxe4 24. Rxe4 Rxe4 25. Qf3 Rb4
26. Qf2 Qxc3 27. bxc3 Rb1+ 28. Qf1 Rxf1+ 29. Kxf1 Kf8 30. Ke2 Ke7 31. Kf3
Kd6 32. Ke4 b5 33. g4 c5 34. h4 a5 35. g5 hxg5 36. hxg5 a4 37. a3 b4 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Movsesian,S"]
[Black "Nenashev,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C90"]
[WhiteElo "2555"]
[BlackElo "2585"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. d3 b5 7. Bb3 d6 8.
c3 O-O 9. Re1 Na5 10. Bc2 c5 11. Nbd2 Re8 12. Nf1 Nc6 13. Ng3 Bf8 14. h3 g6
15. Nh2 Bg7 16. f4 exf4 17. Bxf4 d5 18. Nf3 dxe4 19. Nxe4 Nxe4 20. dxe4
Qxd1 21. Raxd1 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Ehlvest,J"]
[Black "Ibragimov,I"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D20"]
[WhiteElo "2610"]
[BlackElo "2585"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. e4 Nc6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. d5 Ne5 6. Bf4 Ng6 7. Be3 e5 8.
Bxc4 Nf6 9. Nc3 a6 10. Be2 Bd6 11. Nd2 Bd7 12. O-O 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Nisipeanu,LD"]
[Black "Tiviakov,S"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B75"]
[WhiteElo "2600"]
[BlackElo "2590"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 Nc6 8.
Qd2 Be6 9. O-O-O Rc8 10. Kb1 Qa5 11. Nxe6 fxe6 12. Bc4 Kf7 13. Bb3 b5 14.
Ne2 Qxd2 15. Rxd2 a5 16. Nf4 Nd8 17. a4 bxa4 18. Bxa4 Rb8 19. Nd3 Nb7 20.
c4 Rhc8 21. Rc1 Ne8 22. Rcc2 h6 23. Ba7 Ra8 24. Bb6 g5 25. e5 Ra6 26. Bf2
Raa8 27. exd6 exd6 28. c5 dxc5 29. Nxc5 Nxc5 30. Rxc5 Nf6 31. Rdc2 Rxc5 32.
Rxc5 Nd5 33. Rb5 Be5 34. g3 Kf6 35. Be1 Nb4 36. Bxb4 axb4 37. Rxb4 Rb8 38.
Rxb8 Bxb8 39. Be8 Ke5 40. Kc2 Kd4 41. Kd2 Bd6 42. Bf7 e5 43. Bg6 Bc5 44.
Ke2 Kc4 45. Bf7+ Kd4 46. Kf2 e4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Miles,A"]
[Black "Markowski,T"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D94"]
[WhiteElo "2595"]
[BlackElo "2515"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 d5 5. e3 O-O 6. b4 Be6 7. Ng5 Bg4 8.
Qb3 e5 9. dxe5 Nfd7 10. h3 Qxg5 11. hxg4 dxc4 12. Bxc4 Qxg4 13. f4 Nb6 14.
Bd3 Qxg2 15. Be4 Qg3+ 16. Ke2 Nc6 17. Bf3 Nxe5 18. fxe5 Rad8 19. Bb2 Qxe5
20. a4 Rfe8 21. Nd1 Qf4 22. Bxg7 Nc4 23. Ra2 Kxg7 24. Qc3+ Kg8 25. Kf2 Rxe3
26. Nxe3 Ne5 27. Ng2 Qf6 28. Ra3 Rd3 29. Qxd3 Nxd3+ 30. Rxd3 Qb2+ 31. Be2
Qxb4 32. Rh4 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Lanka,Z"]
[Black "Borge,N"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B78"]
[WhiteElo "2565"]
[BlackElo "2360"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 Nc6 8.
Bc4 Bd7 9. Qd2 Ne5 10. Bb3 Rc8 11. O-O-O O-O 12. h4 h5 13. Kb1 Nc4 14. Bxc4
Rxc4 15. Qd3 Qc8 16. Nde2 b5 17. Nf4 Re8 18. Ncd5 Nxd5 19. Nxd5 e6 20. Nf4
d5 21. Bc1 Qc7 22. g3 Rc8 23. Rh2 b4 24. exd5 e5 25. d6 Qa5 26. Nd5 R8c5
27. Ne7+ Kh7 28. Be3 Be6 29. Bxc5 Rc3 30. bxc3 Qxa2+ 31. Kc1 e4 32. Bxb4
exd3 33. Rxd3 a5 34. Bc5 Qa1+ 35. Kd2 Bd7 36. Bd4 a4 37. Nd5 a3 38. Bxg7
Kxg7 39. Nb4 a2 40. Nxa2 Qxa2 41. Re2 Bf5 42. Re4 Bxe4 43. fxe4 Qa7 44. d7
Qf2+ 45. Kd1 Qf1+ 46. Kd2 Qf2+ 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Thipsay,P"]
[Black "Burmakin,V"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B17"]
[WhiteElo "2515"]
[BlackElo "2550"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Ng3 e6 7. Bd3 c5
8. O-O Be7 9. Qe2 O-O 10. c3 b6 11. Bg5 Bb7 12. Rad1 Qc7 13. Rfe1 Rad8 14.
Bb1 Rfe8 15. dxc5 Qxc5 16. Be3 Qc6 17. Qf1 e5 18. Bg5 Qc7 19. Nf5 Bxf3 20.
gxf3 Nf8 21. Rxd8 Bxd8 22. Qb5 Re6 23. Rd1 g6 24. Ne3 Rd6 25. Rxd6 Qxd6 26.
Bxf6 Bxf6 27. Nd5 Kg7 28. Be4 Ne6 29. b4 Bh4 30. Qc4 Bd8 31. Bc2 Ng5 32.
Kg2 Qe6 33. Be4 Qh3+ 34. Kg1 f5 35. f4 Nxe4 36. Ne3 exf4 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Lobzhanidze,D"]
[Black "Schlosser,P"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B19"]
[WhiteElo "2515"]
[BlackElo "2550"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nf6 8.
h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 e6 11. Bd2 c5 12. O-O-O Nc6 13. Bc3 Qd5 14. Qb5
O-O-O 15. dxc5 Qxc5 16. Rxd8+ Nxd8 17. Qd3 Qd5 18. Rd1 Qxd3 19. Rxd3 Nd5
20. Ne5 Bd6 21. Ne4 Bc7 22. Rf3 f6 23. Ng6 Re8 24. Bd2 f5 25. Nc3 Nf6 26.
Nb5 Nc6 27. Nxc7 Kxc7 28. Bc3 Nxh5 29. Rh3 Nf6 30. Bxf6 gxf6 31. Rxh6 Ne5
32. Nf4 Nd7 33. Nh5 Rf8 34. c4 Kd6 35. b3 a6 36. Kb2 b5 37. cxb5 axb5 38.
b4 Ne5 39. f3 Nc4+ 40. Kb1 Ke5 41. Nxf6 Kd4 42. g4 Nd2+ 43. Kb2 Nxf3 44.
gxf5 exf5 45. a4 bxa4 46. Nd7 Re8 47. Ka3 f4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Kasimdzhanov,R"]
[Black "Schebler,G"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E97"]
[WhiteElo "2545"]
[BlackElo "2440"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8.
d5 Ne7 9. b4 a5 10. Ba3 Nd7 11. bxa5 Rxa5 12. Bb4 Ra8 13. Nd2 Bh6 14. Nb3
b6 15. a4 f5 16. a5 Nc5 17. Ra3 Bd7 18. axb6 Rxa3 19. Nxc5 dxc5 20. Bxa3
cxb6 21. Bb2 Nc8 22. Bd3 Nd6 23. Qe2 f4 24. f3 Bg5 25. Ra1 Bh4 26. Bc2 Qg5
27. Ra7 Rf7 28. Ra6 Qd8 29. Ba4 Bc8 30. Ra8 Rf8 31. Bc6 g5 32. Nb5 Nxb5 33.
cxb5 Qd6 34. Bc3 g4 35. fxg4 Qf6 36. Qa2 Qd6 37. h3 Bf6 38. Qa7 h5 39. gxh5
c4 40. Qxb6 Kh8 41. Qf2 Qe7 42. Ra7 Qd8 43. b6 Rg8 44. b7 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Urban,K"]
[Black "Galkin,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D79"]
[WhiteElo "2490"]
[BlackElo "2540"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O O-O 5. d4 d5 6. c4 c6 7. cxd5 cxd5 8.
Ne5 Ng4 9. Nxg4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Kiriakov,P"]
[Black "Krakops,M"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E97"]
[WhiteElo "2505"]
[BlackElo "2530"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8.
d5 Ne7 9. Bd2 Nd7 10. Rc1 c5 11. dxc6 bxc6 12. Be3 Nf6 13. h3 Bb7 14. b4
Qb8 15. Qb3 d5 16. Bc5 Re8 17. cxd5 cxd5 18. Bb5 Nxe4 19. Nxe4 dxe4 20.
Bxe8 Qxe8 21. Ng5 Bd5 22. Qc2 Bh6 23. Nxe4 Bxe4 24. Qxe4 Bxc1 25. Qxe5 Bh6
26. Re1 Bg7 27. Qxe7 Qc6 28. Rd1 Bf6 29. Qd7 Qe4 30. Qd5 Qe8 31. Qb7 a6 32.
a4 h5 33. a5 h4 34. b5 Kg7 35. b6 Qe2 36. Qf3 Qc2 37. Bd6 Rd8 38. b7 Qb2
39. b8=Q Rxb8 40. Bxb8 Qxb8 41. Qd3 Qc8 42. Rb1 Qe6 43. Rc1 Bg5 44. Rd1 Bf6
45. Kf1 Qc6 46. Rb1 Qc8 47. Qd5 Bb2 48. Rd1 Qc2 49. Qd2 Qc4+ 50. Qe2 Qa2
51. Qxa6 Bc3 52. Qb6 Qa4 53. Rd3 Qc4 54. Qe3 Qb5 55. Ke2 Qh5+ 56. f3 Qb5
57. Qb6 Qc4 58. a6 Qa2+ 59. Kd1 Qa4+ 60. Kc1 Qc4 61. Rxc3 Qxc3+ 62. Kb1
Qd3+ 63. Ka2 Qc4+ 64. Ka3 Qc3+ 65. Ka4 Qc4+ 66. Ka5 Qd5+ 67. Kb4 Qd2+ 68.
Kb5 Qb2+ 69. Kc6 Qxg2 70. Qd4+ Kg8 71. a7 Qxf3+ 72. Qd5 Qc3+ 73. Kd7 Qxh3+
74. Kd8 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Istratescu,A"]
[Black "Delemarre,J"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B10"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]
[BlackElo "2395"]

1. e4 c6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 e5 4. Ngf3 Bd6 5. g3 Nf6 6. Bg2 O-O 7. O-O Re8 8.
b3 a5 9. a3 Qc7 10. Bb2 dxe4 11. dxe4 Nbd7 12. Re1 Bc5 13. h3 b6 14. c3 Bb7
15. Qc2 Bf8 16. Rad1 b5 17. Nf1 a4 18. b4 c5 19. Qb1 Bc6 20. N3h2 Nb6 21.
Ng4 Nxg4 22. hxg4 Nc4 23. Ne3 Nxe3 24. Rxe3 Rad8 25. Red3 c4 26. Rxd8 Rxd8
27. Qc2 Be7 28. Bc1 Rxd1+ 29. Qxd1 Qd8 30. Qe2 h6 31. Bd2 Qd6 32. Kf1 Bg5
33. Bxg5 hxg5 34. Ke1 f6 35. Qe3 Bd7 36. Bf3 Be6 37. Be2 Qc7 38. f3 Kf7 39.
Qg1 Kg8 40. Qh2 Qb6 41. Qf2 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Tseitlin,Ma"]
[Black "Van den Doel,E"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B96"]
[WhiteElo "2530"]
[BlackElo "2440"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4 Nbd7 8.
Qf3 Qc7 9. O-O-O b5 10. Bd3 Bb7 11. Rhe1 O-O-O 12. Kb1 Kb8 13. Qe2 Qb6 14.
Nf3 Rc8 15. Bh4 Qa5 16. e5 Nh5 17. Qe3 Rxc3 18. bxc3 Nc5 19. exd6 Na4 20.
Qd4 Nf6 21. Ne5 Nd5 22. Nd7+ Kc8 23. Nxf8 Rxf8 24. Qxg7 Naxc3+ 25. Kc1
Nxa2+ 26. Kb2 Kd7 27. Bf6 b4 28. Bb5+ axb5 29. Rxd5 Qa3+ 30. Kb1 Nc3+ 31.
Bxc3 bxc3 32. Rxb5 Bd5 33. Qxf8 Ba2+ 34. Ka1 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Hansen,SuB"]
[Black "Lobejko,R"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B07"]
[WhiteElo "2490"]
[BlackElo "2275"]

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Bd3 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. c3 O-O 6. O-O Nc6 7. Re1 Bg4 8.
h3 Bxf3 9. Qxf3 e5 10. d5 Nb8 11. c4 Nbd7 12. Nc3 a5 13. Bd2 Nc5 14. Bc2
Nfd7 15. Rab1 Nb6 16. b3 Qh4 17. Qg4 Qe7 18. Be3 Bf6 19. Nb5 c6 20. Nc3 h5
21. Qd1 cxd5 22. exd5 Rfc8 23. f4 Bh4 24. Re2 f5 25. g4 Kh8 26. Nb5 Nbd7
27. gxf5 gxf5 28. Rg2 Nf6 29. Bxf5 Rg8 30. Rbb2 Rxg2+ 31. Rxg2 Rg8 32.
Rxg8+ Kxg8 33. Qf3 exf4 34. Bxf4 Nce4 35. Qg2+ Kh8 36. Qg6 Ng5 37. Qh6+ Kg8
38. Qg6+ Kh8 39. Qh6+ Kg8 40. Qg6+ Kh8 41. Bd2 Nf3+ 42. Kh1 Nxd2 43. Qh6+
Nh7 44. Qxd2 Bf6 45. Be6 Be5 46. Nd4 Qf6 47. Nf5 Ng5 48. Qe2 Qg6 49. Nh4
Qh6 50. Bf5 Kg8 51. Qg2 Qg7 52. Ng6 Bf6 53. h4 Nf7 54. Be6 Kh7 55. Qe4 Kh6
56. Qf4+ Kh7 57. Qe4 Kh6 58. Bf5 Bd4 59. Qf4+ Kh7 60. Qg3 Kh6 61. Kg2 Qf6
62. Ne7 0-1

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Wang Lei"]
[Black "Mirumian,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D85"]
[WhiteElo "2375"]
[BlackElo "2490"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Nf3 c5
8. Rb1 O-O 9. Be2 cxd4 10. cxd4 Qa5+ 11. Bd2 Qxa2 12. O-O b6 13. Qc1 Bb7
14. Bc4 Qa4 15. Bb5 Qa2 16. Bc4 Qa4 17. Bb5 Qa2 1/2-1/2

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Atalik,S"]
[Black "Shaw,J"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D21"]
[WhiteElo "2590"]
[BlackElo "2390"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. Nf3 c5 4. e3 cxd4 5. Bxc4 Qc7 6. Qb3 e6 7. exd4 Nc6
8. Nc3 Bd7 9. Qd1 Nf6 10. O-O Be7 11. Bg5 O-O 12. Rc1 Rac8 13. a3 Rfd8 14.
Ba2 Be8 15. Re1 Qa5 16. Bd2 Nxd4 17. Nd5 Rxc1 18. Qxc1 Qc5 19. Nxe7+ Qxe7
20. Nxd4 Rxd4 21. Be3 Ra4 22. Qc8 h6 23. Rd1 b6 24. Rd8 Kh7 25. Bd2 g6 26.
h3 a5 27. Qb8 Kg7 28. Bc3 Bc6 29. Rg8+ 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Barua,D"]
[Black "Pitam,E"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C01"]
[WhiteElo "2515"]
[BlackElo "2375"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bd3 Nc6 5. c3 Bd6 6. Qf3 Nge7 7. Ne2 O-O
8. Qh5 Ng6 9. Nd2 Be6 10. Nf3 Qd7 11. Ng5 h6 12. Nxe6 Qxe6 13. O-O Nce7 14.
Bd2 Rfe8 15. f4 Qf6 16. f5 Nf8 17. g4 Nh7 18. h4 Nc6 19. g5 Qd8 20. f6 Re4
21. fxg7 Qd7 22. Bxe4 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Sulskis,S"]
[Black "Sulava,N"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C18"]
[WhiteElo "2510"]
[BlackElo "2375"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Qa5 7. Nf3 cxd4
8. Bd3 b6 9. O-O Ba6 10. Nxd4 Ne7 11. a4 Bxd3 12. Qxd3 Nbc6 13. Nb3 1-0

[Event "Open"]
[Site "Groningen NED"]
[Date "1997.12.30"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Rechel,R"]
[Black "Wortel,Ma"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B07"]
[WhiteElo "2210"]
[BlackElo "2255"]

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. h3 Bg7 5. Be3 O-O 6. Qd2 c6 7. Bh6 b5 8. a3
Nbd7 9. h4 Qa5 10. b4 Qb6 11. h5 Bxh6 12. Qxh6 Qxd4 13. Nge2 Qxf2+ 14. Kxf2
Ng4+ 15. Kg3 Nxh6 16. hxg6 Kg7 17. gxh7 a5 18. bxa5 Rxa5 19. Nd4 Ne5 20.
Bd3 Kxh7 21. Rh5 Rg8+ 22. Kf2 b4 23. Be2 bxc3 24. Rah1 Rg6 25. Nf5 Bxf5 26.
exf5 Rf6 27. g4 Kg7 28. g5 Rxf5+ 29. Kg3 Ng8 30. Rh7+ Kf8 31. Rb1 Rxg5+ 32.
Kf2 Ra8 33. a4 Nf6 34. Rh8+ Rg8 35. Rh4 Nfg4+ 0-1