Linares Super Tournament 1997 - Round 6


Round 6  09/02/1997



Polgar, Judit       -  Shirov, Alexei      1/2   25  C60  Ruy Lopez

Adams, Michael      -  Anand, Viswanathan  1/2   32  B96  Sicilian; Najdorf

Dreev, Alexey       -  Piket, Jeroen       1-0   42  E12  Nimzo indian

Nikolic, Predrag    -  Gelfand, Boris      0-1   37  D73  1.d4 d5 2.c4 g6

Topalov, Veselin    -  Kasparov, Gary      0-1   39  D35  Queen's gambit

Ivanchuk, Vassily   -  Kramnik, Vladimir   0-1   41  B65  Sicilian






[Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.09"] [Round "06"] [White "Polgar,J"] [Black "Shirov,A"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C60"] [WhiteElo "2645"] [BlackElo "2690"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Bc5 6. c3 b5 7. Bb3 d6 8. a4 Rb8 9. d4 Bb6 10. Na3 Bg4 11. axb5 axb5 12. Nxb5 O-O 13. Bc2 Bxf3 14. Qxf3 exd4 15. Bg5 h6 16. Bh4 dxc3 17. bxc3 Ne5 18. Qe2 Ng6 19. Bg3 Re8 20. Rad1 Qd7 21. Nd4 Qg4 22. f3 Qg5 23. f4 Qh5 24. Rf3 Nh4 25. Bxh4 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.09"] [Round "06"] [White "Adams,Mi"] [Black "Anand,V"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B96"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2765"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4 Nc6 8. e5 h6 9. Bh4 dxe5 10. Nxc6 Qxd1+ 11. Rxd1 bxc6 12. fxe5 Nd5 13. Ne4 Rb8 14. b3 Be7 15. Bg3 O-O 16. Be2 a5 17. c4 Nb4 18. Rd2 Rd8 19. Rf1 Rxd2 20. Kxd2 Na6 21. Bh5 g6 22. Bf3 Bb7 23. Kc3 Rd8 24. Nd6 Ba8 25. a3 f5 26. b4 g5 27. h3 Bf8 28. c5 Rb8 29. Bh5 Nc7 30. Bf3 Na6 31. Bh5 Nc7 32. Bf3 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.09"] [Round "06"] [White "Dreev,A"] [Black "Piket,Je"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E12"] [WhiteElo "2650"] [BlackElo "2640"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Ba6 5. Qb3 d5 6. cxd5 exd5 7. Nc3 Be7 8. Bg5 c6 9. Bxf6 Bxf6 10. e4 O-O 11. Bxa6 Nxa6 12. exd5 Re8+ 13. Kf1 c5 14. Rd1 Qd7 15. h3 Rad8 16. g3 Nc7 17. dxc5 Bxc3 18. bxc3 Nxd5 19. Kg2 Qc6 20. c4 Nc7 21. cxb6 axb6 22. Rxd8 Rxd8 23. Rd1 Rb8 24. Qd3 h6 25. Re1 Ne6 26. Qd5 Qc7 27. Ne5 Rd8 28. Qc6 Qa7 29. Rb1 Rb8 30. h4 Nc5 31. Qd5 Re8 32. Re1 Qc7 33. Re3 Re6 34. h5 Kh7 35. Ng4 Kg8 36. Rxe6 Nxe6 37. Ne3 Qa7 38. Qd6 Qa8+ 39. Nd5 b5 40. c5 Nd4 41. Qd7 Nc6 42. Nb6 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.09"] [Round "06"] [White "Nikolic,Pr"] [Black "Gelfand,B"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D73"] [WhiteElo "2655"] [BlackElo "2700"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 c6 5. Bg2 d5 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Ne5 O-O 8. Nc3 e6 9. Bg5 Qb6 10. Qd2 Nfd7 11. Be3 Nc6 12. Nxc6 bxc6 13. Rc1 a5 14. O-O Ba6 15. Rfd1 Rfc8 16. f3 Qb4 17. Bf2 a4 18. e4 Nb6 19. Qc2 Rd8 20. f4 Nc4 21. Nxa4 Bb5 22. Nc3 Qxb2 23. Nxb5 Qxb5 24. Bf1 Ra4 25. Rd3 Qa5 26. a3 dxe4 27. Rb3 Nd2 28. Rc3 Nxf1 29. Rxf1 Bxd4 30. Bxd4 Raxd4 31. Rxc6 Qxa3 32. Rc8 Rxc8 33. Qxc8+ Kg7 34. Qc7 Rd5 35. Qb6 Qc5+ 36. Qxc5 Rxc5 37. Re1 f5 0-1 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.09"] [Round "06"] [White "Topalov,V"] [Black "Kasparov,G"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D35"] [WhiteElo "2725"] [BlackElo "2795"] 1. c4 e6 2. Nc3 d5 3. d4 Be7 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bf4 Nf6 6. e3 Bf5 7. Qb3 Nc6 8. g4 Nxg4 9. Nxd5 O-O 10. Bg2 Bh4 11. Bg3 Be6 12. Kf1 a5 13. Nh3 a4 14. Qc4 Na5 15. Qc5 b6 16. Bxh4 bxc5 17. Bxd8 Raxd8 18. Ne7+ Kh8 19. d5 Bd7 20. Rc1 c4 21. Ng5 h6 22. Nf3 Rb8 23. h3 Nf6 24. Nd4 Rxb2 25. Bf3 Rxa2 26. Kg2 Re8 27. Nec6 Bxc6 28. Nxc6 Nxc6 29. dxc6 Rxe3 30. Rxc4 Rb3 31. Rd4 Rbb2 32. Rf1 Rd2 33. Rb4 Kh7 34. Rb7 Ne8 35. Kg3 g6 36. Re1 Nd6 37. Rxc7 Kg7 38. Rd7 Nf5+ 39. Kf4 Rxf2 0-1 [Event "It"] [Site "Linares ESP"] [Date "1997.02.09"] [Round "06"] [White "Ivanchuk,V"] [Black "Kramnik,V"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B65"] [WhiteElo "2740"] [BlackElo "2740"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 Be7 8. O-O-O Nxd4 9. Qxd4 O-O 10. f4 Qa5 11. Bb5 Rd8 12. e5 dxe5 13. Qxe5 h6 14. Bh4 Ng4 15. Qh5 Nf6 16. Qe5 Ng4 17. Rxd8+ Qxd8 18. Bxe7 Qxe7 19. Qe2 Nf6 20. Rd1 a6 21. Bd3 b5 22. g4 Bb7 23. g5 hxg5 24. fxg5 Nd7 25. Qh5 Nf8 26. h4 Qb4 27. Rf1 g6 28. Qh6 Qg4 29. Be2 Qh3 30. h5 Bg2 31. Rd1 Qf5 32. Rd3 b4 33. Nd1 Be4 34. Rd2 Qf4 35. hxg6 Nxg6 36. Qh3 Qxg5 37. Qe3 Qxe3 38. Nxe3 a5 39. Rd4 f5 40. Ng4 Nf4 41. Bc4 Kg7 0-1