ROUND 3

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.18"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Timman,J"]
[Black "Polgar,Ju"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B47"]
[WhiteElo "2620"]
[BlackElo "2670"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. Be2 a6 7. O-O Nf6
8. Kh1 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 Bc5 10. Qd3 b5 11. f4 Bb7 12. Bf3 Bb4 13. e5 Bxc3 14.
bxc3 Nd5 15. Ba3 f5 16. exf6 gxf6 17. Bh5+ Kd8 18. f5 Rg8 19. Bf3 Rc8 20.
Rae1 Qxc3 21. fxe6 Qxd3 22. e7+ Kc7 23. cxd3 b4 24. Rc1+ Kd6 25. Rxc8 Rxc8
26. Bxb4+ Nxb4 27. Bxb7 Rb8 28. e8=Q Rxe8 29. Be4 Nxa2 30. Rxf6+ Re6 31.
Rf1 h6 32. Ra1 Nb4 33. h4 Ke5 34. g4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.18"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Adams,Mi"]
[Black "Kramnik,V"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B70"]
[WhiteElo "2670"]
[BlackElo "2790"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 d6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. g3 g6 7. Bg2 Nxd4
8. Qxd4 Bg7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qb4 a5 11. Qb3 Be6 12. Nd5 a4 13. Qxb7 Nxd5 14.
exd5 Bf5 15. Bg5 Qb8 16. Qxb8 Rfxb8 17. Bxe7 Rxb2 18. a3 Rxc2 19. Rae1 Ra6
20. Be4 Bxe4 21. Rxe4 Bb2 22. Rfe1 Rc1 23. Rxc1 Bxc1 24. Bf6 Ra8 25. Rc4
Bxa3 26. Bd4 Bc5 27. Bxc5 dxc5 28. Rxc5 a3 29. Rc1 a2 0-1

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.18"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Gelfand,B"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D37"]
[WhiteElo "2675"]
[BlackElo "2735"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 d5 4. d4 Be7 5. Bf4 O-O 6. e3 c5 7. dxc5 Bxc5 8.
a3 Nc6 9. Qc2 Qa5 10. O-O-O Be7 11. h4 a6 12. Ng5 Rd8 13. cxd5 exd5 14. e4
Nxe4 15. Ngxe4 dxe4 16. Rxd8+ Qxd8 17. Qxe4 g6 18. Bc4 Bf5 19. Qe3 Qd4 20.
Qxd4 Nxd4 21. Rd1 Ne6 22. Bxe6 Bxe6 23. g3 Rc8 24. Kb1 f6 25. Nd5 Bd8 26.
Be3 Bg4 27. Rd2 Bf5+ 28. Ka2 Rc2 29. Rd1 Kf7 30. Nc3 Ba5 31. Kb3 Bxc3 32.
bxc3 Re2 33. Rd6 g5 34. hxg5 Be6+ 35. c4 fxg5 36. Rb6 Bc8 37. a4 Kg7 38. c5
h5 39. c6 bxc6 40. Rxc6 Bf5 41. Bxg5 Rxf2 42. Kb4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.18"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Shirov,A"]
[Black "Van der Sterren,P"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C95"]
[WhiteElo "2710"]
[BlackElo "2555"]

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 Nb8 10. d4 Nbd7 11. Nbd2 Bb7 12. Bc2 Re8 13. Nf1 Bf8 14. Ng3
g6 15. a4 c5 16. d5 c4 17. Bg5 h6 18. Be3 Nc5 19. Qd2 h5 20. Bg5 Be7 21.
Ra3 Rb8 22. axb5 axb5 23. Rea1 Qc7 24. Qe3 Ra8 25. Bh6 Nh7 26. Nh2 Rxa3 27.
Rxa3 h4 28. Ne2 Ra8 29. Rxa8+ Bxa8 30. Ng4 Bb7 31. f4 Bc8 32. f5 Qd8 33.
Qf2 Nf6 34. Qf3 Nh7 35. Be3 Ng5 36. Qf1 Ncxe4 37. Nh6+ Kg7 38. fxg6 fxg6
39. Bxe4 Kxh6 40. Qf7 Bf5 41. Bxf5 gxf5 42. Qxf5 Kg7 43. Qg4 Kf8 44. Kh2
Nf7 45. g3 Bg5 46. Bf2 hxg3+ 47. Nxg3 Bf4 48. h4 Nh6 49. Qh3 Qf6 50. Qc8+
Kg7 51. Qd7+ Kg6 52. Kg2 Bxg3 53. Bxg3 Nf5 54. Bf2 Kh5 55. Qxb5 Nxh4+ 56.
Bxh4 Qxh4 57. Qe8+ Kg4 58. Qc8+ Kg5 59. Qd8+ Kg4 60. Qc8+ Kg5 61. Qd8+
1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.18"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Nijboer,F"]
[Black "Piket,Je"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C78"]
[WhiteElo "2590"]
[BlackElo "2580"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O b5 6. Bb3 Bc5 7. a4 Rb8 8.
axb5 axb5 9. c3 d6 10. d4 Bb6 11. Na3 O-O 12. Nxb5 Bg4 13. Be3 exd4 14.
cxd4 Nxe4 15. Bd5 Qe8 16. h3 Bf5 17. Re1 Nb4 18. Bc4 c6 19. Na3 d5 20. Bf1
Bc7 21. Qc1 Rb6 22. Bf4 Qb8 23. Bxc7 Qxc7 24. Nh4 Be6 25. Nc4 Rbb8 26. Nd2
Nd6 27. Nb3 Qd8 28. Nf3 Bf5 29. Na5 Qb6 30. Qc5 Qc7 31. Ne5 Rb6 32. Ra4 Nc2
33. Rc1 Rxb2 34. Naxc6 Re8 35. Ra7 Nb7 36. Ne7+ 1-0

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.18"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Van Wely,L"]
[Black "Topalov,V"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A70"]
[WhiteElo "2605"]
[BlackElo "2740"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 c5 4. d5 d6 5. Nc3 exd5 6. cxd5 g6 7. h3 Bg7 8.
e4 O-O 9. Bd3 b5 10. Nxb5 Re8 11. Nd2 Nxe4 12. Bxe4 Ba6 13. a4 Qa5 14. Nxd6
Nd7 15. Qc2 f5 16. Nxe8 Rxe8 17. Kd1 fxe4 18. Ra3 c4 19. Re3 Qxd5 20. Rxe4
Rf8 21. f3 Nc5 22. Re7 Bf6 23. Rxa7 c3 24. Rxa6 cxd2 25. Rxf6 dxc1=Q+ 26.
Kxc1 Rxf6 27. Rd1 Qc6 28. Kb1 Nxa4 29. Qxc6 Rxc6 30. Rd8+ Kg7 31. Rd7+ Kh6
32. h4 Nc5 33. Rf7 Ne6 34. Ka2 Ra6+ 35. Kb1 Nd4 36. Rf4 Nf5 37. Re4 Rd6 38.
Kc2 Ng3 39. Rg4 Nf1 40. Kc3 Ne3 41. Rg5 Nf5 42. Rg4 Kh5 43. b4 Ne3 44. Rd4
Rxd4 45. Kxd4 Nc2+ 46. Ke5 Nxb4 47. Kf6 Nd5+ 48. Kg7 Ne3 0-1

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.18"]
[Round "03"]
[White "Salov,V"]
[Black "Anand,V"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D43"]
[WhiteElo "2680"]
[BlackElo "2770"]

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. Nc3 e6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bxf6 Qxf6 7. e3 Nd7 8.
Bd3 dxc4 9. Bxc4 g6 10. O-O Bg7 11. Rc1 O-O 12. Bb3 Rd8 13. Qc2 Qe7 14.
Rfd1 b6 15. a3 Bb7 16. Ba2 a6 17. Nd2 c5 18. Nc4 cxd4 19. exd4 b5 20. Na5
Nb6 21. Nxb7 Qxb7 22. Ne2 Rac8 23. Qd3 Qd7 24. Rxc8 Rxc8 25. Bb3 Nc4 26.
Bxc4 Rxc4 27. f4 h5 28. Kf2 Bf6 29. g3 h4 30. Rd2 Qd5 31. Rd1 Kg7 32. b3
hxg3+ 33. hxg3 Rc8 34. Qf3 Qd6 35. b4 Rc4 36. Qd3 Qc7 37. d5 exd5 38. Qxd5
Bb2 39. Rd3 Rc2 40. Kf3 Qc8 41. Re3 Qh3 42. Qd1 Qh5+ 43. Kf2 Qh2+ 44. Kf3
Rc8 45. Qb1 Bc1 46. Nxc1 Qh1+ 47. Kf2 Rxc1 48. Qd3 Rg1 0-1