Round 1
[Event "VISA ch-Nordic"]
[Site "Reykjavic ISL"]
[Date "1997.10.08"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Hjartarson,J"]
[Black "Gausel,E"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B12"]
[WhiteElo "2605"]
[BlackElo "2540"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 Nd7 6. O-O Ne7 7. Nh4 Qb6 8.
c4 Bxb1 9. Rxb1 dxc4 10. Bxc4 Rd8 11. Qg4 h5 12. Qe4 Nxe5 13. dxe5 Rd4 14.
Qe2 Rxh4 15. Be3 Qc7 16. Rbd1 Nd5 17. Bxd5 exd5 18. f4 g5 19. e6 f6 20. Qc2
Qh7 21. Qa4 Bd6 22. Rxd5 Bxf4 23. Bxf4 Rxf4 24. Rxf4 gxf4 25. Rd1 Qe7 26.
Qxf4 O-O 27. Qf5 Qh7 28. Qxh7+ Kxh7 29. Rd7+ Kg6 30. Rxb7 Re8 31. e7 a5 32.
Kf2 Kf7 33. Kf3 Rxe7 34. Rxe7+ Kxe7 35. h4 f5 36. Kf4 Kf6 37. a4 c5 38. b3
Ke6 1-0

[Event "VISA ch-Nordic"]
[Site "Reykjavic ISL"]
[Date "1997.10.08"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Hector,J"]
[Black "Gretarsson,H"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B07"]
[WhiteElo "2470"]
[BlackElo "2475"]

1. e4 d6 2. d4 e5 3. dxe5 dxe5 4. Qxd8+ Kxd8 5. f4 Nd7 6. Nf3 Bd6 7. Nbd2
Ngf6 8. Bc4 exf4 9. Bxf7 Rf8 10. Bb3 h6 11. O-O g5 12. Re1 Re8 13. h3 Ne5
14. Nxe5 Rxe5 15. Bc4 Bf5 16. Bd3 Re8 17. b3 Be5 18. Rb1 Bg6 19. Ba3 Nd7
20. Rbd1 Bc3 21. Rf1 Bh5 22. Nf3 c6 23. Bd6 Bxf3 24. gxf3 Bd4+ 25. Kg2 Re6
26. Ba3 Be5 27. Bc4 Rg6 28. Rf2 Kc7 29. Rfd2 Nb6 30. Bf7 Rg7 31. Be6 a5 32.
c4 a4 33. Bb4 axb3 34. axb3 Ra1 35. Rxa1 1-0

[Event "VISA ch-Nordic"]
[Site "Reykjavic ISL"]
[Date "1997.10.08"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Schandorff,L"]
[Black "Hansen,Cu"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E32"]
[WhiteElo "2505"]
[BlackElo "2600"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. Qxc3 b6 7. Bg5 Bb7
8. f3 h6 9. Bh4 d5 10. e3 Nbd7 11. Rc1 c5 12. dxc5 bxc5 13. Bd3 Qb6 14. Ne2
e5 15. Bxf6 Qxf6 16. cxd5 1/2-1/2

[Event "VISA ch-Nordic"]
[Site "Reykjavic ISL"]
[Date "1997.10.08"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Tisdall,J"]
[Black "Thorhallsson,T"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D43"]
[WhiteElo "2480"]
[BlackElo "2510"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. c4 c6 4. Nc3 e6 5. g3 Nbd7 6. Bg2 dxc4 7. a4 Bb4 8.
O-O O-O 9. Qc2 Qe7 10. Na2 Bd6 11. Qxc4 e5 12. a5 exd4 13. Nxd4 Ne5 14. Qc2
a6 15. Nc3 Bc7 16. Bg5 h6 17. Bxf6 Qxf6 18. Nd5 Qd8 19. Nxc7 Qxc7 20. Qc3
f5 21. e3 Qe7 22. Rfd1 Be6 23. Nxe6 Qxe6 24. Qb4 Rf7 1/2-1/2

[Event "VISA ch-Nordic"]
[Site "Reykjavic ISL"]
[Date "1997.10.08"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Akesson,R"]
[Black "Westerinen,H"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D21"]
[WhiteElo "2520"]
[BlackElo "2410"]

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 c5 3. c4 dxc4 4. d5 e6 5. Nc3 exd5 6. Qxd5 Qxd5 7. Nxd5 Bd6
8. e4 Nf6 9. Bxc4 Nc6 10. Nxf6+ gxf6 11. Be3 Be6 12. Rc1 Rc8 13. O-O b6 14.
Ba6 Rc7 15. Rfd1 Be5 16. Nxe5 fxe5 17. Bg5 Rg8 18. f4 Nd4 19. Bf6 Bg4 20.
Rd2 Bc8 21. Bb5+ Bd7 22. Bxd7+ Rxd7 23. Kf2 Nc6 24. Rcd1 Rxd2+ 25. Rxd2 Rg4
26. Rd6 Rxf4+ 27. Ke3 Rf1 28. b4 cxb4 29. Rxc6 Kd7 30. Ke2 Rf4 31. Rc7+ Kd6
32. Bh8 Rxe4+ 33. Kf3 Rf4+ 34. Ke3 a5 35. Rb7 Rg4 36. g3 Rg8 37. Bf6 Rg6
38. Bh8 Rg8 39. Bf6 Rg6 0-1

[Event "VISA ch-Nordic"]
[Site "Reykjavic ISL"]
[Date "1997.10.08"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Hillarp Persson,T"]
[Black "Djurhuus,R"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A57"]
[WhiteElo "2445"]
[BlackElo "2525"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. e3 g6 6. Nc3 Bg7 7. a4 O-O 8. Ra3
d6 9. Nf3 Nbd7 10. e4 Ne8 11. Be2 axb5 12. Nxb5 Ba6 13. O-O Nc7 14. Nc3 Qc8
15. Re1 Rb8 16. Qc2 Qb7 17. Nd1 Rfe8 18. Nd2 Bxe2 19. Rxe2 e6 20. Nc4 Qa6
21. Bf4 exd5 22. exd5 Nxd5 23. Bxd6 Nb4 24. Bxb8 Nxc2 25. Rxe8+ Nf8 26.
Nde3 Nxa3 27. bxa3 Qxa4 28. Rd8 Bf6 29. Rd1 Bd4 30. Be5 Ne6 31. Rb1 Bxe5
32. Nxe5 Qxa3 33. h3 Qa2 34. Rb8+ Kg7 35. N3c4 f6 36. Rb7+ Kg8 37. Rb8+ Nf8
38. Nd7 Qxc4 39. Rxf8+ Kg7 40. Rc8 0-1

[Event "VISA ch-Nordic"]
[Site "Reykjavic ISL"]
[Date "1997.10.08"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Nilssen,J"]
[Black "Stefansson,H"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A14"]
[WhiteElo "2315"]
[BlackElo "2545"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 c5 4. Bg2 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. b3 d5 7. Bb2 Nc6 8.
e3 b6 9. Nc3 Ba6 10. d3 Qd7 11. Qe2 Rad8 12. Rfd1 Rfe8 13. Rac1 Bf8 14. d4
Qc8 15. Nb5 cxd4 16. exd4 Qb8 17. Ne5 Ne7 18. a4 dxc4 19. bxc4 Bb7 20. a5
Bxg2 21. Kxg2 a6 22. Nc3 bxa5 23. Kg1 Qc7 24. Ra1 Nf5 25. Ne4 Nxe4 26. Qxe4
Bd6 27. Bc3 Bxe5 28. Bxa5 Qxc4 29. Bxd8 Bxd4 30. Qa8 Bxa1 31. Rxa1 Qd4 32.
Bf6 Qxa1+ 0-1