Madrid 1997

Round 6


[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.27"]
[Round "06"]
[White "Akopian,V"]
[Black "Shirov,A"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A30"]
[WhiteElo "2655"]
[BlackElo "2690"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. g3 b6 4. Bg2 Bb7 5. O-O e6 6. Nc3 a6 7. Re1 Be7 8.
e4 d6 9. d4 cxd4 10. Nxd4 Qc7 11. Be3 Nbd7 12. f4 Rc8 13. Rc1 O-O 14. f5 e5
15. Nb3 Qd8 16. Qe2 h5 17. Nd5 Nxd5 18. cxd5 h4 19. Rxc8 Bxc8 20. Nd2 hxg3
21. hxg3 Bg5 22. Bxg5 Qxg5 23. Qe3 Qh5 24. Bf3 Qh3 25. Kf2 Nf6 26. Qg5 Nh7
27. Qh4 Qxh4 28. gxh4 b5 29. Rc1 g6 30. fxg6 fxg6 31. Rc6 g5 32. hxg5 Nxg5
33. Ke3 Rd8 34. a4 Kf7 35. axb5 axb5 36. Rb6 Rh8 37. Rb8 Nxf3 38. Nxf3 Ke7
39. Rxb5 Bg4 40. Rb7+ Kf6 41. Kf2 Bxf3 42. Kxf3 Rh3+ 43. Kg4 Re3 44. Rb4
Re2 45. Kf3 Rh2 46. Rb6 Kg5 47. Rxd6 Rh3+ 48. Ke2 Kf4 49. Rc6 Kxe4 50. d6
Rh2+ 51. Ke1 Rh7 52. Rc7 Rh8 53. d7 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.27"]
[Round "06"]
[White "Illescas Cordoba,M"]
[Black "San Segundo,P"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B69"]
[WhiteElo "2635"]
[BlackElo "2505"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 a6 8.
O-O-O Bd7 9. f4 Be7 10. Nf3 b5 11. Bxf6 Bxf6 12. Qxd6 Be7 13. Qd2 b4 14.
Na4 Nb8 15. Qd4 Qc7 16. Nb6 Ra7 17. Kb1 O-O 18. Nxd7 Nxd7 19. e5 Rc8 20.
Bd3 Nc5 21. Nd2 Qc6 22. Be4 Rd7 23. Qc4 Nxe4 24. Qxc6 Nc3+ 25. Qxc3 bxc3
26. Nb3 Rdc7 27. bxc3 Rxc3 28. Rd2 a5 29. Rd7 Kf8 30. Ra7 Rxc2 31. Rc1
Rxc1+ 32. Nxc1 g5 33. Rxa5 gxf4 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.27"]
[Round "06"]
[White "Beliavsky,A"]
[Black "Polgar,J"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E05"]
[WhiteElo "2665"]
[BlackElo "2645"]

1. c4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. g3 Be7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O dxc4 7. Qc2 a6 8.
a4 Bd7 9. Qxc4 Bc6 10. Nc3 b5 11. Qd3 b4 12. Nb1 Be4 13. Qd1 c5 14. Nbd2
Bd5 15. dxc5 Nbd7 16. Nb3 Rc8 17. Be3 Nxc5 18. Bxc5 Bxc5 19. Ne5 Qd6 20.
Nxc5 Qxe5 21. Nd3 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.27"]
[Round "06"]
[White "Salov,V"]
[Black "Short,N"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A40"]
[WhiteElo "2665"]
[BlackElo "2690"]

1. d4 e6 2. c4 b6 3. a3 f5 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. d5 Ba6 6. b3 g6 7. Bb2 Bg7 8. g3
O-O 9. Bg2 Ne4 10. Rc1 Nxc3 11. Bxc3 Bxc3+ 12. Rxc3 Qf6 13. Qd2 Bb7 14. Nf3
a5 15. O-O Na6 16. Qd4 Rae8 17. dxe6 Rxe6 18. Qxf6 Rfxf6 19. Nd4 Bxg2 20.
Kxg2 Rd6 21. e3 Kf8 22. h4 Ke7 23. Rb1 Rf8 24. Rc2 c6 25. Kf3 Nc5 26. Ke2
Rdf6 27. Nf3 h6 28. b4 axb4 29. axb4 Ne4 30. Ra1 c5 31. bxc5 bxc5 32. Nd2
g5 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Madrid ESP"]
[Date "1997.05.27"]
[Round "06"]
[White "Piket,Je"]
[Black "Topalov,V"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A57"]
[WhiteElo "2640"]
[BlackElo "2725"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. e3 g6 6. Nc3 Bg7 7. a4 O-O 8. Ra3
Bb7 9. Nf3 e6 10. dxe6 fxe6 11. Be2 d5 12. bxa6 Nxa6 13. O-O Nb4 14. Bd2
Qe7 15. Nb5 Nc6 16. Qb1 e5 17. h3 Kh8 18. Rc1 e4 19. Nh2 d4 20. exd4 cxd4
21. Qa2 Rad8 22. a5 d3 23. Bg4 Nd5 24. a6 Ncb4 25. Qb3 Nxa6 26. Nc7 Naxc7
27. Qxb7 Rb8 0-1