Linares Super Tournament 1997 - Round 4




Round 4  7/2/1997



Adams, Michael      -  Shirov, Alexei      1-0   95  C60  Ruy Lopez

Nikolic, Predrag    -  Anand, Viswanathan  1-0   39  D73  1.d4 d5 2.c4 g6

Dreev, Alexey       -  Gelfand, Boris      1/2   22  E12  Nimzo indian

Piket, Jeroen       -  Kasparov, Gary      1/2   51  E99  Kings indian; Main line

Topalov, Veselin    -  Kramnik, Vladimir   0-1   33  D43  Semi-Slav

Ivanchuk, Vassily   -  Polgar, Judit       0-1   19  D77  1.d4 d5 2.c4 g6






[Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.07"] [Round "04"] [White "Nikolic,Pr"] [Black "Anand,V"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "D73"] [WhiteElo "2655"] [BlackElo "2765"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 d5 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. Bg2 Nb6 7. O-O Nc6 8. e3 e5 9. Nxe5 Nxe5 10. dxe5 Qxd1 11. Rxd1 Bxe5 12. Nc3 O-O 13. e4 Bg7 14. Be3 Bg4 15. f3 Be6 16. Bd4 Bxd4+ 17. Rxd4 c5 18. Rd3 Rad8 19. Rad1 Rxd3 20. Rxd3 Nc4 21. b3 Ne5 22. Rd6 Nc6 23. f4 Rc8 24. e5 c4 25. bxc4 Bxc4 26. Bd5 Bxd5 27. Nxd5 Kg7 28. Rd7 Rd8 29. Rxd8 Nxd8 30. Kf2 Nc6 31. Ke3 g5 32. Ke4 gxf4 33. gxf4 b5 34. Nc7 b4 35. Na6 Kg6 36. f5+ Kg5 37. f6 h5 38. h4+ Kg6 39. Kd5 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.07"] [Round "04"] [White "Adams,Mi"] [Black "Shirov,A"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C60"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2690"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Bc5 6. Bxc6 dxc6 7. d3 Qe7 8. Nbd2 Bg4 9. Nc4 Nd7 10. Ne3 Bxe3 11. fxe3 f5 12. exf5 e4 13. dxe4 Qxe4 14. Ng5 Bxd1 15. Nxe4 Bxc2 16. Ng3 O-O 17. Rf2 Bd3 18. b3 Rae8 19. Rd2 Rxe3 20. Ba3 Rf7 21. Rad1 Rxg3 22. hxg3 Bxf5 23. Rf2 Bg4 24. Re1 Rxf2 25. Kxf2 Nf6 26. Re7 Nd5 27. Re8+ Kf7 28. Rf8+ Ke6 29. Rg8 g6 30. Re8+ Kd7 31. Re5 Bf5 32. Bf8 a5 33. a3 h5 34. Ke1 b6 35. Kd2 Be6 36. Kc2 Nf6 37. Bg7 Ng4 38. Re2 c5 39. Kc3 Bd5 40. a4 c6 41. Bf8 Be6 42. Rd2+ Ke8 43. Re2 Kf7 44. Bd6 Nf6 45. Kb2 Nd5 46. Rf2+ Bf5 47. g4 hxg4 48. Re2 Bd3 49. Re1 g5 50. g3 Kf6 51. Be5+ Kf5 52. Bd6 Be4 53. Re2 Nf6 54. Bc7 Nd5 55. Bd6 Bd3 56. Re5+ Kf6 57. Re1 c4 58. bxc4 Bxc4 59. Rc1 b5 60. Ra1 b4 61. Bc5 Nc3 62. Bd4+ Ke6 63. Bxc3 bxc3+ 64. Kxc3 Bd5 65. Re1+ Kd6 66. Rf1 Bf3 67. Rb1 Kc5 68. Rb7 Bd1 69. Rg7 Kb6 70. Rxg5 Bf3 71. Re5 Bd1 72. Re4 Bf3 73. Rf4 Kc5 74. Rf5+ Kb6 75. Kd4 Bd1 76. Rg5 Bf3 77. Rg7 Be2 78. Rf7 Bd1 79. Rf4 Bf3 80. Ke5 Kc5 81. Ke6 Bd1 82. Kd7 Kb6 83. Kd6 c5 84. Rc4 Bb3 85. Rxg4 c4 86. Rf4 Bxa4 87. Rxc4 Kb5 88. Rc8 Kb4 89. g4 Bb3 90. Ke5 Ka3 91. g5 Kb2 92. g6 a4 93. g7 Bf7 94. Rf8 Bc4 95. Rf4 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.07"] [Round "04"] [White "Dreev,A"] [Black "Gelfand,B"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "E12"] [WhiteElo "2650"] [BlackElo "2700"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Bb7 5. Nc3 d5 6. Qa4+ Qd7 7. Qxd7+ Nbxd7 8. Nb5 Bd6 9. e3 dxc4 10. Bxc4 O-O 11. Nxd6 cxd6 12. b3 Rfc8 13. Bd2 Ne4 14. Ke2 Ndf6 15. Rhc1 Nxd2 16. Kxd2 Ne4+ 17. Ke2 Rc7 18. Bd3 Rac8 19. Rxc7 Rxc7 20. Ne1 Nc3+ 21. Kd2 Ne4+ 22. Ke2 Nc3+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.07"] [Round "04"] [White "Piket,Je"] [Black "Kasparov,G"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "E99"] [WhiteElo "2640"] [BlackElo "2795"] 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. Ne1 Nd7 10. Be3 f5 11. f3 f4 12. Bf2 g5 13. Rc1 Ng6 14. c5 Nxc5 15. b4 Na6 16. Nd3 h5 17. Nb5 Bd7 18. a4 Bh6 19. Rc3 b6 20. Be1 Rf7 21. Nf2 Nh4 22. Nxd6 cxd6 23. Bxa6 Qe8 24. Qe2 g4 25. fxg4 Rg7 26. h3 Qg6 27. Bb5 Bxb5 28. axb5 Rf8 29. Nd1 hxg4 30. Bxh4 f3 31. Qc2 gxh3 32. g3 Rf4 33. Ne3 Rxe4 34. Nf5 Qxf5 35. Rcxf3 Qg4 36. Kh1 Rf4 37. R3f2 Rxf2 38. Rxf2 e4 39. Rf6 e3 40. Re6 Qf3+ 41. Kg1 Rf7 42. Qg6+ Bg7 43. Re8+ Rf8 44. Rxf8+ Kxf8 45. Be7+ Kg8 46. Qe6+ Qf7 47. Qc8+ Bf8 48. Qg4+ Bg7 49. Qc8+ Kh7 50. Qxh3+ Bh6 51. Bg5 Qf2+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.07"] [Round "04"] [White "Topalov,V"] [Black "Kramnik,V"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D43"] [WhiteElo "2725"] [BlackElo "2740"] 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. g3 Nbd7 6. Bg2 dxc4 7. a4 Be7 8. O-O O-O 9. e4 e5 10. dxe5 Ng4 11. Bf4 Qa5 12. e6 fxe6 13. Qe2 Nge5 14. Nd4 Nd3 15. Nxe6 Rf6 16. Bc7 Qb4 17. Nd4 Bc5 18. Nc2 Qxb2 19. Nd1 Qb3 20. Nde3 N7e5 21. h3 Be6 22. Kh2 Rh6 23. Rab1 Bg4 24. Nxg4 Nxg4+ 25. Qxg4 Qxc2 26. Qg5 Nxf2 27. Rxf2 Qxf2 28. Rf1 Qd4 29. Be5 Qd7 30. Qc1 Qe6 31. Bxg7 Kxg7 32. Qg5+ Rg6 33. Qxc5 Qd6 0-1 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.07"] [Round "04"] [White "Ivanchuk,V"] [Black "Polgar,J"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D77"] [WhiteElo "2740"] [BlackElo "2645"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d5 6. O-O Nc6 7. Nc3 dxc4 8. d5 Nb4 9. e4 e6 10. Bg5 h6 11. Be3 Nd3 12. dxe6 Bxe6 13. h3 Qd7 14. Qd2 Bxh3 15. Bxh6 Rae8 16. Bxg7 Kxg7 17. Ng5 Bxg2 18. Kxg2 Nh5 19. Qe3 Ndf4+ 0-1