Round 3


[Event "It"]
[Site "Novgorod RUS"]
[Date "1997.06.13"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Kramnik,V"]
[Black "Short,N"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D02"]
[WhiteElo "2740"]
[BlackElo "2690"]

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 a6 3. Bg5 Bg4 4. e3 Nf6 5. c4 dxc4 6. Bxc4 e6 7. Nc3 Be7 8.
h3 Bh5 9. Bxf6 Bxf6 10. g4 Bg6 11. h4 h6 12. Bd3 Bxd3 13. Qxd3 Nd7 14.
O-O-O Qe7 15. g5 hxg5 16. hxg5 Rxh1 17. Rxh1 Bxg5 18. Rh8+ Nf8 19. Rxf8+
Qxf8 20. Nxg5 O-O-O 21. f4 Qe7 22. Qh7 f6 23. Nge4 b6 24. a3 Kb8 25. Kb1
Ka7 26. Nf2 Qd7 27. Qe4 Qd6 28. Qg2 Qd7 29. Na2 Rc8 30. Nb4 c5 31. dxc5
bxc5 32. Na2 Rb8 33. Qg4 Qd2 34. Nd1 Qd3+ 35. Kc1 Qc4+ 36. Nac3 g5 37. Qf3
gxf4 38. exf4 Rg8 39. Kc2 Rd8 40. Nf2 Qd4 41. Nd3 Kb6 42. Nc1 c4 43. Kb1
Kc7 44. N3e2 Qd5 45. Qe3 Rd6 46. Qc3 e5 47. fxe5 fxe5 48. Ka1 Rf6 49. Qe1
Qe4 50. Ka2 Rb6 51. Qa5 Kb7 52. Qd2 Kc8 53. Nc3 Qd4 54. Qg5 Rc6 55. N1e2
Qc5 56. Ne4 Qb5 57. N2c3 Qb3+ 58. Kb1 Kb7 1-0

[Event "It"]
[Site "Novgorod RUS"]
[Date "1997.06.13"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Kasparov,G"]
[Black "Bareev,E"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C11"]
[WhiteElo "2795"]
[BlackElo "2665"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. f4 c5 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Be3 cxd4 8.
Nxd4 Bc5 9. Qd2 Bxd4 10. Bxd4 Nxd4 11. Qxd4 Qb6 12. Qxb6 Nxb6 13. a4 Ke7
14. a5 Nd7 15. Kd2 g5 16. g3 gxf4 17. gxf4 f6 18. Rg1 fxe5 19. Bh3 exf4 20.
Rae1 Nf8 21. Nxd5+ Kd6 22. Nxf4 e5 23. Rg3 Bxh3 24. Rd3+ Kc6 25. Rc3+ Kd6
26. Nxh3 Rg8 27. Rd3+ Ke6 28. Nf4+ Kf5 29. Nd5 Rg2+ 30. Kc1 Rf2 31. Rb3 Rb8
32. a6 b5 33. Ne7+ Kf6 34. Nc6 Rb6 35. Nxe5 h5 36. Nd3 Rxh2 37. Nb4 Kg5 38.
Rf3 Ng6 39. Rf7 Rh4 40. c3 Rxb4 41. cxb4 Rxa6 42. Rg1+ Kh6 43. Kd2 Rd6+ 44.
Ke3 a6 45. Ke4 Nh8 46. Ra7 Ng6 47. Ra1 Rd2 48. R7xa6 Rxb2 49. Kf5 Rf2+ 50.
Ke6 Rf4 51. Rb1 h4 52. Rb6 h3 53. Rxb5 h2 54. Rh1 Rh4 55. Kd6 Nf4 56. Rf5
Nh5 57. Rf2 Rxb4 58. Rfxh2 Rb5 59. Ra2 Kg6 60. Ra6 Nf4 61. Ke7+ Kg5 62.
Rg1+ Kh4 63. Ra4 Rf5 64. Rg8 Kh3 65. Ra3+ Kh2 66. Ra2+ Kh3 67. Rd2 Re5+ 68.
Kf6 Re3 69. Kf5 Ne2 70. Rb2 Kh2 71. Rg7 Re8 72. Rg6 Re3 73. Re6 1-0

[Event "It"]
[Site "Novgorod RUS"]
[Date "1997.06.13"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Gelfand,B"]
[Black "Topalov,V"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E12"]
[WhiteElo "2700"]
[BlackElo "2725"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 b6 4. Nc3 Bb7 5. a3 d5 6. Bg5 Be7 7. Qa4+ c6 8.
Bxf6 Bxf6 9. cxd5 exd5 10. g3 O-O 11. Bg2 c5 12. Rd1 Qe7 13. O-O Rd8 14. e3
Na6 15. Rd2 Nc7 16. Rfd1 Ne6 17. h4 g6 18. Qb3 h5 19. Qa2 a6 20. dxc5 Bxc3
21. bxc3 Qxc5 22. Nd4 Nxd4 23. cxd4 Qd6 24. Rc1 Rac8 25. Rdc2 Rxc2 26. Rxc2
Bc6 27. Rc3 Bb5 28. Qb2 Qe6 29. Qc1 Bc4 30. e4 b5 31. e5 Re8 32. Kh2 Qb6
33. Qf4 Rf8 34. Rf3 a5 35. Bh3 Be2 36. Re3 Bc4 37. Rf3 Be2 38. Re3 Bc4 39.
Qg5 Qxd4 40. e6 Qb2 41. Rf3 d4 42. Rxf7 1-0