Linares Super Tournament 1997 - Round 11




Round 11  16/02/1997



Kasparov, Gary      -  Kramnik, Vladimir   1-0   57  E47  Nimzo indian

Topalov, Veselin    -  Adams, Michael      1/2   31  D41  QGD; Tarrasch Defence

Anand, Viswanathan  -  Dreev, Alexey       1-0   26  B67  Sicilian

Gelfand, Boris      -  Shirov, Alexei      1/2   44  D49  Meran Variation

Nikolic, Predrag    -  Ivanchuk, Vassily   1/2   35  E60  Kings indian

Piket, Jeroen       -  Polgar, Judit       0-1   46  D97  Gruenfeld indian








[Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.16"] [Round "11"] [White "Kasparov,G"] [Black "Kramnik,V"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E47"] [WhiteElo "2795"] [BlackElo "2740"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 c5 6. Nf3 d5 7. O-O Nc6 8. a3 Bxc3 9. bxc3 dxc4 10. Bxc4 Qc7 11. Ba2 b6 12. Re1 e5 13. e4 Bg4 14. dxc5 bxc5 15. h3 Rad8 16. Qe2 Bxf3 17. Qxf3 Rd6 18. Bg5 h6 19. Bh4 Rfd8 20. Rab1 Ne7 21. Bc4 Nc8 22. Bg3 Nb6 23. Bb5 Re6 24. a4 c4 25. Qe2 Rd3 26. a5 Nc8 27. Rb4 Rxc3 28. Rxc4 Rxc4 29. Qxc4 Qb8 30. Qc5 Nd6 31. Bd3 Nd7 32. Qa3 Nf8 33. Rb1 Qc7 34. Rc1 Qd8 35. a6 Ng6 36. Qc5 Re7 37. f3 Ne8 38. Bf1 Rc7 39. Qe3 Rd7 40. Kh2 Re7 41. Rc6 Kh7 42. Qc1 Nc7 43. Qc3 Qd7 44. Rc5 Qd6 45. Bf2 Ne6 46. Rd5 Qb8 47. Rb5 Qd6 48. Rb7 Nd4 49. Qb4 Qf6 50. Qc5 Nc6 51. Be3 Re6 52. Bc4 Re7 53. Bd5 Nd4 54. Rxa7 Rxa7 55. Qxa7 Ne7 56. Bc4 h5 57. Qc5 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.16"] [Round "11"] [White "Topalov,V"] [Black "Adams,Mi"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D41"] [WhiteElo "2725"] [BlackElo "2665"] 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 d5 4. d4 c5 5. cxd5 cxd4 6. Qxd4 Nxd5 7. e4 Nxc3 8. Qxc3 Nc6 9. a3 Bd7 10. Be2 Rc8 11. O-O Na5 12. Qe3 Bc5 13. Qf4 Nb3 14. Qg3 Nxc1 15. Raxc1 O-O 16. Ne5 f6 17. Nxd7 Qxd7 18. Qb3 Kh8 19. Bc4 e5 20. Rfd1 Qe7 21. Be6 Rcd8 22. Bd5 b6 23. Qh3 Bd4 24. Rd2 f5 25. Rdc2 Qg5 26. Qg3 Qh6 27. Rf1 g6 28. Kh1 Rc8 29. Qd3 Rcd8 30. b4 Qh4 31. f3 fxe4 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.16"] [Round "11"] [White "Anand,V"] [Black "Dreev,A"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B67"] [WhiteElo "2765"] [BlackElo "2650"] 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 Bd7 9. f3 h6 10. Be3 Qc7 11. g4 Ne5 12. h4 b5 13. Be2 g6 14. g5 hxg5 15. hxg5 Rxh1 16. Rxh1 Nh5 17. Kb1 Ng3 18. Rh7 Nc4 19. Bxc4 Qxc4 20. b3 Qf1+ 21. Kb2 a5 22. Rh8 a4 23. Ndxb5 Bxb5 24. Nxb5 axb3 25. Nxd6+ Kd7 26. Nf5+ 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.16"] [Round "11"] [White "Gelfand,B"] [Black "Shirov,A"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D49"] [WhiteElo "2700"] [BlackElo "2690"] 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 8. Bd3 a6 9. e4 c5 10. e5 cxd4 11. Nxb5 axb5 12. exf6 gxf6 13. O-O Qb6 14. Qe2 Ba6 15. Rd1 Bc5 16. a3 Bb7 17. Bxb5 Rg8 18. b4 Be7 19. Rxd4 Qxd4 20. Nxd4 Bxg2 21. Qe3 Bh3+ 22. Kh1 Bg2+ 23. Kg1 Bh3+ 24. Qg3 Rxg3+ 25. hxg3 Bxb4 26. Bb2 Bc5 27. a4 e5 28. Nc6 Kf8 29. a5 Nb8 30. Rc1 Bd6 31. Nxb8 Rxb8 32. a6 Rxb5 33. a7 Ra5 34. Ra1 Rxa7 35. Rxa7 Kg7 36. Kh2 Be6 37. Ra8 Bc5 38. Kg1 h5 39. Bc1 Kg6 40. Rh8 Bg4 41. Kg2 Kg7 42. Rb8 Be6 43. Rb5 Bd4 44. Rb8 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.16"] [Round "11"] [White "Nikolic,Pr"] [Black "Ivanchuk,V"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "E60"] [WhiteElo "2655"] [BlackElo "2740"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O c6 7. Nc3 Qb6 8. b3 e5 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Qc2 Na6 11. e4 Rd8 12. Be3 Qc7 13. h3 Be6 14. a3 Nd7 15. Rfd1 Nf8 16. c5 Rxd1+ 17. Rxd1 Rd8 18. b4 Rxd1+ 19. Nxd1 Qd7 20. Ng5 Nc7 21. Bf1 Nb5 22. Bxb5 cxb5 23. Nxe6 Nxe6 24. Kg2 a6 25. Nc3 Nc7 26. Qd2 Qxd2 27. Bxd2 Kf8 28. Nd5 Nxd5 29. exd5 e4 30. Bc1 h5 31. g4 hxg4 32. hxg4 f5 33. gxf5 gxf5 34. f3 exf3+ 35. Kxf3 Ke7 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.16"] [Round "11"] [White "Piket,Je"] [Black "Polgar,J"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D97"] [WhiteElo "2640"] [BlackElo "2645"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Qb3 dxc4 6. Qxc4 O-O 7. e4 a6 8. e5 b5 9. Qb3 Nfd7 10. Be3 c5 11. e6 c4 12. exf7+ Rxf7 13. Qd1 Nb6 14. Ne5 Rf8 15. a4 Bb7 16. axb5 axb5 17. Rxa8 Bxa8 18. Nxb5 N8d7 19. Nxc4 Kh8 20. h4 Bxg2 21. Bxg2 Nxc4 22. O-O Qb8 23. Nc3 Nf6 24. Bc1 Nd6 25. d5 Nf5 26. Qa4 Nh5 27. Ne2 Bf6 28. Bg5 Qxb2 29. Bf3 Nhg7 30. Qe4 Nd6 31. Qg4 Ngf5 32. Nf4 Nf7 33. Be4 Ne5 34. Qh3 Nd4 35. Bh6 Bg7 36. Bg5 Qb4 37. Qe3 h6 38. Nxg6+ Nxg6 39. Bxh6 Nf4 40. Bxg7+ Kxg7 41. Kh1 Nde2 42. Bf3 Ng6 43. Bxe2 Qxh4+ 44. Kg1 Rh8 45. Qc3+ Kf7 46. Qf3+ Nf4 0-1