Round 6


[Event "It"]
[Site "Novgorod RUS"]
[Date "1997.06.17"]
[Round "06"]
[White "Topalov,V"]
[Black "Kramnik,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B57"]
[WhiteElo "2725"]
[BlackElo "2740"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bc4 Qb6 7. Nxc6
bxc6 8. O-O g6 9. e5 dxe5 10. Qe2 Qd4 11. Be3 Qd6 12. Rad1 Qc7 13. f4 Bg4
14. Qf2 e4 15. Rde1 Bf5 16. h3 h5 17. Bd4 Bg7 18. b3 O-O 19. Bxf6 Bxf6 20.
Nxe4 Bxe4 21. Rxe4 Qb6 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Novgorod RUS"]
[Date "1997.06.17"]
[Round "06"]
[White "Gelfand,B"]
[Black "Kasparov,G"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E12"]
[WhiteElo "2700"]
[BlackElo "2795"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 c5 5. d5 Ba6 6. Qc2 exd5 7. cxd5 g6 8.
Nc3 Bg7 9. g3 O-O 10. Bg2 d6 11. O-O Re8 12. Re1 Nbd7 13. h3 b5 14. e4 Qc8
15. Bf4 b4 16. Na4 b3 17. Qxb3 Nxe4 18. Qc2 Ndf6 19. g4 Qd7 20. g5 Nh5 21.
Bh2 f5 22. Nc3 Rab8 23. Rab1 Bxc3 24. bxc3 Rxb1 25. Rxb1 Bc4 26. Nd2 Nxd2
27. Qxd2 f4 28. Re1 Re5 29. Re4 Rxe4 30. Bxe4 Qxh3 31. Bg2 Qg4 32. Qe1 Ng7
33. f3 Qxg5 34. Qb1 Nf5 35. Qb8+ Kg7 36. Qxa7+ Kh6 37. Qf7 Bf1 38. Kxf1
Ne3+ 39. Ke1 Qh4+ 40. Ke2 Qxh2 41. Kd3 Nf5 0-1

[Event "It"]
[Site "Novgorod RUS"]
[Date "1997.06.17"]
[Round "06"]
[White "Short,N"]
[Black "Bareev,E"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C02"]
[WhiteElo "2690"]
[BlackElo "2665"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Bd7 5. Nf3 Qb6 6. a3 Bb5 7. c4 dxc4 8. Nc3
Nc6 9. d5 O-O-O 10. d6 f6 11. Nxb5 Qxb5 12. Qc2 Nxe5 13. Nxe5 fxe5 14. Bxc4
Qc6 15. Bxe6+ Kb8 16. O-O Nf6 17. Be3 Bxd6 18. Rfc1 e4 19. h3 Rhe8 20. Bc4
Nd5 21. Bxd5 Qxd5 22. Bxc5 Bxc5 23. Qxc5 Qxc5 24. Rxc5 e3 1/2-1/2