Madrid 1997

Round 5


[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.26"]
[Round "05"]
[White "Shirov,A"]
[Black "Beliavsky,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B09"]
[WhiteElo "2690"]
[BlackElo "2665"]

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. f4 Bg7 5. Nf3 c5 6. Bb5+ Bd7 7. Bxd7+ Nfxd7
8. d5 b5 9. Qe2 b4 10. Nd1 Nb6 11. O-O O-O 12. Nf2 Qc8 13. Re1 a5 14. Rb1
e6 15. c4 bxc3 16. bxc3 Qa6 17. dxe6 Qxe2 18. Rxe2 Na4 19. Rd2 fxe6 20. Ng5
Re8 21. Rxd6 Nxc3 22. Rb7 Ra6 23. Rxa6 Nxa6 24. Rxg7+ Kxg7 25. Bb2 h6 26.
Bxc3+ Kf8 27. Nh7+ Ke7 28. Ng4 Nb4 29. a3 Nd3 30. Nxh6 Nxf4 31. Bf6+ Kd6
32. Nf7+ Kc6 33. a4 c4 34. Kf2 Kc5 35. Bc3 Rb8 36. Nf6 Rb7 37. Ne5 Rb3 38.
Bxa5 Nd3+ 39. Nxd3+ Rxd3 40. Ke2 Ra3 41. Be1 Kd4 42. Bf2+ Ke5 43. Bh4 Rxa4
44. Nd7+ Kd6 45. Nf8 Ke5 46. Nd7+ 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.26"]
[Round "05"]
[White "Salov,V"]
[Black "Piket,Je"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D62"]
[WhiteElo "2665"]
[BlackElo "2640"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Be7 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Bg5 Nbd7 6. e3 O-O 7. Qc2 c5 8.
cxd5 Nxd5 9. Bxe7 Qxe7 10. Nxd5 exd5 11. Bd3 g6 12. dxc5 Nxc5 13. O-O Bg4
14. Nd4 Rfc8 15. Qd2 Ne4 16. Qe1 Bd7 17. Qe2 Rc5 18. Rfc1 Rac8 19. Qe1 Qf6
20. Rxc5 Nxc5 21. Qd2 Qb6 22. b3 a5 23. Rc1 Rc7 24. h3 h5 25. Be2 Ne4 26.
Qb2 Rxc1+ 27. Qxc1 Qb4 28. a3 Qd6 29. Qb2 b6 30. Bf3 h4 31. b4 axb4 32.
axb4 f5 33. Qa2 Kg7 34. Qa7 Nf6 35. b5 Kh6 36. Qa8 g5 37. Qd8 Kg6 38. Nc6
g4 39. hxg4 fxg4 40. Be2 Kg5 41. Qxb6 Bxc6 42. Qxc6 Qb4 43. Qc7 g3 44. Qe5+
Kg6 45. Bd3+ Kf7 46. Qf5 Ke7 47. Qe5+ Kf7 48. Qf5 Ke7 49. Bf1 Qb2 50. Qf4
Ne4 51. Qxh4+ Ke6 52. Qg4+ Ke7 53. Qh4+ Ke6 54. Qg4+ Ke7 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.26"]
[Round "05"]
[White "Short,N"]
[Black "Akopian,V"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C34"]
[WhiteElo "2690"]
[BlackElo "2655"]

1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Nf3 d6 4. d4 g5 5. h4 g4 6. Ng1 Bh6 7. Nc3 c6 8.
Nge2 Qf6 9. g3 fxg3 10. Nxg3 Bxc1 11. Rxc1 Qh6 12. Bd3 Qe3+ 13. Nce2 Ne7
14. Qd2 Qxd2+ 15. Kxd2 d5 16. Rce1 Be6 17. Nf4 O-O 18. exd5 Nxd5 19. Nxe6
fxe6 20. Rxe6 Nd7 21. Nf5 Kh8 22. Rf1 Rae8 23. Rxe8 Rxe8 24. c4 N5f6 25.
Ng3 c5 26. d5 Kg7 27. Nf5+ Kh8 28. Nd6 Rf8 29. Re1 g3 30. Bf5 Nb6 31. b3
Ne8 32. Nxb7 Ng7 33. Bh3 Rf4 34. Nxc5 Rxh4 35. Bg2 Rh2 36. Re2 Nf5 37. Be4
Nd6 38. Bf3 Rh6 39. Ne6 Rf6 40. Bg2 Nd7 41. c5 Nf7 42. d6 Nfe5 43. Bd5 Rf5
44. c6 Nb6 45. Bg2 Rf2 46. Rxf2 gxf2 47. Ke2 1-0

[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.26"]
[Round "05"]
[White "Polgar,J"]
[Black "Illescas Cordoba,M"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C60"]
[WhiteElo "2645"]
[BlackElo "2635"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Bc5 6. c3 b5 7. Bc2 d6 8.
a4 Bg4 9. h3 Bh5 10. b4 Bb6 11. d3 O-O 12. axb5 axb5 13. Rxa8 Qxa8 14. Na3
Qa6 15. Bb3 Nd8 16. g4 Bg6 17. Nh4 Ne6 18. Nc2 c5 19. c4 Nf4 20. bxc5 Bxc5
21. Qf3 Bxe4 22. dxe4 bxc4 23. Bxf4 cxb3 24. g5 bxc2 25. gxf6 exf4 26. Rc1
g6 27. Nf5 Rb8 28. Kh2 Qc4 29. Nh6+ Kf8 30. e5 dxe5 31. Qc6 f3 32. Qxf3 Bd6
33. Kg2 Rc8 34. Kg1 e4 35. Qe3 Qc5 36. Qd2 Qc7 37. Qd5 Qd7 38. Kg2 Qe6 39.
Qb7 Rc7 40. Qb2 Be5 41. Qb8+ Rc8 42. Qb4+ Bd6 43. Qb7 Rb8 44. Qc6 Qxf6 45.
Ng4 Qf3+ 46. Kg1 Qd1+ 47. Kg2 Rb1 48. Qc8+ Ke7 0-1

[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.26"]
[Round "05"]
[White "San Segundo,P"]
[Black "Topalov,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E97"]
[WhiteElo "2505"]
[BlackElo "2725"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 O-O 5. e4 d6 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8.
Be3 Ng4 9. Bg5 f6 10. Bc1 f5 11. Bg5 Qe8 12. Nd5 Qf7 13. dxe5 Ngxe5 14.
exf5 Bxf5 15. Qd2 Rae8 16. Rae1 Kh8 17. b3 a6 18. Kh1 Nxf3 19. Bxf3 Nd4 20.
Rxe8 Rxe8 21. Bd1 Be4 22. Nc3 Bc6 23. Bg4 Bf3 24. Bh3 Be2 25. Re1 Qxf2 26.
Bg4 Nc2 27. Rc1 Bxc3 28. Qxc3+ Nd4 29. Bd7 Re5 30. Qg3 Qf7 31. Bh3 Re4 32.
Rg1 Kg8 33. Bd2 Bf1 34. Bg4 Be2 35. Bh3 h5 36. Bc3 Qf6 37. c5 h4 38. Bxd4
Rxd4 39. Qe3 Qe5 40. Qh6 Bd3 41. cxd6 cxd6 42. Rc1 Bf5 43. Bxf5 Qxf5 44. h3
Re4 1/2-1/2