ROUND 1
[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.16"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Kramnik,V"]
[Black "Piket,Je"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D46"]
[WhiteElo "2790"]
[BlackElo "2580"]

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 c6 3. c4 e6 4. Qc2 Nf6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Nc3 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8.
O-O dxc4 9. Bxc4 a6 10. Rd1 b5 11. Be2 Qc7 12. Ne4 Nxe4 13. Qxe4 e5 14. Qh4
h6 15. Bd2 Re8 16. dxe5 Nxe5 17. Ba5 Qb8 18. Rac1 Be6 19. Nxe5 Bxe5 20.
Rxc6 Bxb2 21. Bc7 Qb7 22. Bf3 Rac8 23. Qb4 Be5 24. Rcc1 Qxc7 25. Rxc7 Rxc7
26. Qa5 Rc2 27. Qxa6 Rb8 28. Be4 Rc4 29. Bd3 Ra4 30. Qc6 g6 31. f4 Bf6 32.
f5 gxf5 33. Bxf5 Bxf5 34. Qxf6 Bg6 35. Rd2 Re4 36. h3 Rbe8 37. Qb6 b4 38.
Rd4 Rxe3 39. Qxb4 h5 40. a4 Re1+ 41. Kh2 Ra1 42. Qb2 Rb1 43. Qa3 Kh7 44. a5
Ree1 45. Qf8 Rh1+ 46. Kg3 Rb5 47. Rd8 Rg5+ 48. Kf2 1-0

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.16"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Gelfand,B"]
[Black "Polgar,Ju"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E54"]
[WhiteElo "2675"]
[BlackElo "2670"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 d5 6. Nf3 c5 7. O-O cxd4 8.
exd4 dxc4 9. Bxc4 b6 10. Bg5 Bb7 11. Ne5 Bxc3 12. bxc3 Nbd7 13. Qe2 Qc7 14.
Nxd7 Nxd7 15. Rac1 Qc6 16. f3 Qd6 17. Rfd1 Rfe8 18. Bb3 Rac8 19. Bh4 Qa3
20. c4 a5 21. Qd2 e5 22. d5 e4 23. Rc3 Qb4 24. Re3 Qxd2 25. Rxd2 Nc5 26.
fxe4 Rxe4 27. Rxe4 Nxe4 28. Re2 Nc5 29. Bc2 Ba6 30. Bf5 Rf8 31. d6 Bxc4 32.
Rd2 f6 33. d7 Rd8 34. Bg3 Be6 35. Bc7 Bxf5 36. Bxd8 Nxd7 37. Rd6 Kf7 38.
Bxb6 Ke7 39. Bc7 Be6 40. a3 a4 41. Rd2 h5 42. Kf2 Bb3 43. Rd4 Ke8 44. Rh4
g6 45. Re4+ Kf7 46. Bd6 Nb6 47. Re7+ Kg8 48. Bc5 Nd5 49. Ra7 Nf4 50. Bd4
Nd5 51. Kf3 Kf8 52. Ke4 Ke8 53. Ra5 Ne7 54. Bxf6 Nc6 55. Rc5 Kd7 56. Be5
Ne7 57. Bf6 Nf5 58. Kf4 Nd6 59. Bc3 Nf7 60. Ra5 g5+ 61. Kf5 Nd6+ 62. Kg6 h4
63. Bb4 Ne4 64. Kf5 Bc2 65. Rd5+ Kc6 66. Ke5 Bb3 67. Rd4 Nf2 68. Rd2 Nd1
69. Kf5 Ne3+ 70. Kxg5 1-0

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.16"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Adams,Mi"]
[Black "Van der Sterren,P"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C47"]
[WhiteElo "2670"]
[BlackElo "2555"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. g3 Bc5 5. Bg2 d6 6. d3 a6 7. h3 O-O 8.
Be3 Bxe3 9. fxe3 d5 10. exd5 Nxd5 11. Nxd5 Qxd5 12. O-O Qd6 13. Qe1 Bd7 14.
Rd1 Rae8 15. Qf2 f5 16. d4 exd4 17. Nxd4 Qe5 18. Rfe1 Re7 19. c3 Nd8 20.
Rd2 Bc8 21. Qf4 Nf7 22. Nf3 Qc5 23. Qd4 Qxd4 24. exd4 Rxe1+ 25. Nxe1 Re8
26. Nd3 a5 27. h4 g6 28. a3 Kg7 29. b4 axb4 30. axb4 Nd6 31. Ne5 Nf7 32.
Nxf7 Kxf7 33. Kf2 c6 34. d5 cxd5 35. Rxd5 Re7 36. Rc5 Be6 37. Rb5 Bc8 38.
Rb6 Ke8 39. Bd5 Kd8 40. c4 Kc7 41. Rf6 Bd7 42. b5 b6 43. Kf3 Re1 44. Kf4
Be8 45. Kg5 Rg1 46. Kh6 Rxg3 47. c5 bxc5 48. b6+ Kb8 49. Rd6 1-0

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.16"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Timman,J"]
[Black "Anand,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B52"]
[WhiteElo "2620"]
[BlackElo "2770"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Bxd7+ Qxd7 5. c4 Nc6 6. O-O g6 7. d4 cxd4
8. Nxd4 Bg7 9. Be3 Nh6 10. Nxc6 bxc6 11. Bd4 e5 12. Bc3 O-O 13. Nd2 f5 14.
Qa4 Rf7 15. Rad1 d5 16. cxd5 cxd5 17. Qxd7 Rxd7 18. exd5 Rxd5 19. Nc4
1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.16"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Nijboer,F"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C92"]
[WhiteElo "2590"]
[BlackElo "2735"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 d6 8.
c3 O-O 9. h3 Bb7 10. d4 Re8 11. Nbd2 Bf8 12. d5 Nb8 13. Nf1 Nbd7 14. N3h2
Nc5 15. Bc2 c6 16. dxc6 Bxc6 17. Bg5 h6 18. Bxf6 Qxf6 19. Ng4 Qg5 20. Qf3
Qf4 21. Qxf4 exf4 22. Nd2 Ra7 23. Nh2 Rae7 24. Nhf3 Nxe4 25. Nxe4 Bxe4 26.
Bxe4 Rxe4 27. Rxe4 Rxe4 28. Kf1 g6 29. Rc1 f5 30. Nd2 Re8 31. Re1 Rc8 32.
Ke2 Kf7 33. Kd3 Bg7 34. a4 bxa4 35. Ra1 Rb8 36. Kc2 Re8 37. Kd1 Rb8 38. Kc2
Re8 39. Kd1 1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.16"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Shirov,A"]
[Black "Topalov,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A70"]
[WhiteElo "2710"]
[BlackElo "2740"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 c5 4. d5 d6 5. Nc3 exd5 6. cxd5 g6 7. e4 a6 8. h3
Bg7 9. a4 O-O 10. Bd3 Re8 11. O-O c4 12. Bc2 Nbd7 13. Be3 Qc7 14. Qe2 Rb8
15. Ba7 Ra8 16. Be3 Rb8 17. a5 b5 18. axb6 Nxb6 19. Rfc1 Nbd7 20. Nd2 Rb4
21. Ra4 a5 22. Nxc4 Ba6 23. Bd3 Bxc4 24. Bxc4 Nxe4 25. Rxb4 axb4 26. Nxe4
Rxe4 27. Qd3 Rxe3 28. Qxe3 Bxb2 29. Rc2 Bc3 30. Bb5 Nf6 31. Ra2 Qc8 32. Bc6
Qf5 33. Ra8+ Kg7 34. Qe7 Ne4 35. Qf8+ Kf6 36. Qd8+ Kg7 37. Qf8+ Kf6 38.
Qd8+ 1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.16"]
[Round "01"]
[White "Van Wely,L"]
[Black "Salov,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A29"]
[WhiteElo "2605"]
[BlackElo "2680"]

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. g3 Bb4 5. Nd5 Bc5 6. Bg2 d6 7. O-O O-O 8.
d3 h6 9. e3 a6 10. a3 Ba7 11. b4 Nxd5 12. cxd5 Ne7 13. Nd2 f5 14. Nc4 f4
15. exf4 exf4 16. Bxf4 Rxf4 17. gxf4 Ng6 18. Qf3 Qf6 19. Rae1 Bd7 20. Re6
Bxe6 21. dxe6 Rb8 22. Ne3 Nxf4 23. Ng4 Qd4 24. Re1 d5 25. Ne3 c6 26. Nf5
Qxf2+ 27. Qxf2 Bxf2+ 28. Kxf2 Nxd3+ 29. Ke2 Nxe1 30. Kxe1 Re8 31. Nd4 g6
32. Bh3 Kg7 33. Nb3 Re7 34. Nc5 g5 35. Nd7 h5 36. Bf5 g4 37. Kf2 Kh6 38. h4
d4 39. Nc5 Kg7 40. Ne4 Re8 41. Ke2 Rf8 42. Ng3 Kf6 43. Kd3 Ke5 44. e7 Re8
45. Nxh5 Rxe7 46. Bxg4 Rc7 47. Kd2 c5 48. bxc5 Rxc5 49. a4 Rc3 50. Bd7 b6
51. Bg4 Ra3 52. Bd7 Kd6 53. Be8 Rh3 54. Nf4 Rxh4 55. Nd3 Rh2+ 56. Kc1 Kd5
57. Bf7+ Ke4 58. Bg6+ Ke3 59. Nb4 Rh6 60. Nc2+ Kf4 61. Bd3 a5 62. Nxd4
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