ROUND 7
[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.24"]
[Round "07"]
[White "Anand,V"]
[Black "Van der Sterren,P"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C95"]
[WhiteElo "2770"]
[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. b3 Bg7 16. d5 Rc8 17. Be3 c6 18. c4 Qc7 19. Rc1 b4 20. Qd2 a5 21.
Bb1 c5 22. Rf1 Ra8 23. Nh2 a4 24. Bg5 axb3 25. axb3 Ra3 26. Bc2 Ra2 27. Kh1
h5 28. Rce1 Nh7 29. Be3 Qd8 30. Qc1 Qe7 31. Ne2 Bc8 32. Bb1 Ra3 33. Qc2 Rf8
34. Nc1 Re8 35. Nd3 Nhf8 36. Re2 Ra6 37. Nf3 Nh7 38. Nd2 Nhf8 39. f4 exf4
40. Bxf4 Ne5 41. Nxe5 Bxe5 42. Bxe5 Qxe5 43. Ref2 Re7 44. Nf3 Qg3 45. Qd2
Nd7 46. Qh6 f6 47. e5 dxe5 48. Bxg6 Nf8 49. Be4 Rg7 50. Ne1 Ng6 51. Rf3 1-0

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.24"]
[Round "07"]
[White "Timman,J"]
[Black "Nijboer,F"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B40"]
[WhiteElo "2620"]
[BlackElo "2590"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Nc3 a6 4. g3 b5 5. Bg2 Bb7 6. d3 d6 7. O-O Qc7 8. Nh4
Nf6 9. f4 Be7 10. Be3 Nbd7 11. Qe2 Nb6 12. a4 Nxa4 13. Nxa4 bxa4 14. Rxa4
O-O 15. f5 Nd7 16. fxe6 fxe6 17. Qg4 Rxf1+ 18. Bxf1 Nf8 19. Nf3 Bc6 20. Ra2
e5 21. Nd2 Bd7 22. Qh5 Ne6 23. Bh3 Qb7 24. Nc4 Rf8 25. Bg4 g6 26. Qh3 Rf6
27. Qg2 Qc6 28. Ra1 Bc8 29. c3 h5 30. Bh3 Rf7 31. Kh1 Bd8 32. Qd2 Bc7 33.
Bh6 Qe8 34. Ne3 Kh7 35. Nd5 Bd8 36. Be3 Qf8 37. Kg2 Qe8 38. Rf1 Bb7 39. Rf2
Kg8 40. b4 cxb4 41. cxb4 Rxf2+ 42. Qxf2 Qf7 43. Nb6 Qxf2+ 44. Kxf2 Kf7 45.
Nc4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.24"]
[Round "07"]
[White "Shirov,A"]
[Black "Adams,Mi"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C88"]
[WhiteElo "2710"]
[BlackElo "2670"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 O-O 8.
h3 Bb7 9. d3 d6 10. a3 Nb8 11. Nbd2 Nbd7 12. Nf1 Re8 13. Ng3 c6 14. Nf5 Bf8
15. Nh2 d5 16. Qf3 Kh8 17. Bg5 h6 18. Bh4 g6 19. Ne3 g5 20. Bg3 dxe4 21.
dxe4 c5 22. Bxf7 Bxe4 23. Qe2 Re7 24. Bh5 Nxh5 25. Qxh5 Bg7 26. Neg4 Bxc2
27. Nxh6 Qe8 28. Qxg5 Re6 29. Nf5 Bf6 30. Qg4 Qg8 31. Ne3 Bh7 32. Rad1 Ra7
33. Qe2 c4 34. Neg4 Bg7 35. Nf3 Bd3 36. Qe3 Ra8 37. Ngxe5 Rae8 38. Qd4 Nxe5
39. Bxe5 Bxe5 40. Rxe5 1-0

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.24"]
[Round "07"]
[White "Gelfand,B"]
[Black "Piket,Je"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D36"]
[WhiteElo "2675"]
[BlackElo "2580"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bg5 c6 6. Qc2 Be7 7. e3 O-O 8.
Bd3 Nbd7 9. Nge2 Re8 10. O-O Nf8 11. f3 Be6 12. Rad1 Rc8 13. a3 a6 14. Na4
N6d7 15. Bxe7 Qxe7 16. b4 a5 17. Rb1 axb4 18. axb4 b6 19. Rfc1 g6 20. Nf4
Bf5 21. Re1 Bxd3 22. Nxd3 Ne6 23. Nc3 Nf6 24. Qf2 c5 25. dxc5 bxc5 26. b5
d4 27. exd4 cxd4 28. Ne4 Nxe4 29. Rxe4 Qa3 30. Qd2 Rc3 31. Nf4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.24"]
[Round "07"]
[White "Topalov,V"]
[Black "Polgar,Ju"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D39"]
[WhiteElo "2740"]
[BlackElo "2670"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. e4 Bb4 6. Bg5 c5 7. Bxc4 cxd4
8. Nxd4 Qa5 9. Bd2 Qc5 10. Bb5+ Bd7 11. Nb3 Qe7 12. Bd3 Nc6 13. a3 Bd6 14.
O-O Rd8 15. f4 Bc8 16. e5 Bc5+ 17. Kh1 Rxd3 18. exf6 gxf6 19. Qe2 Qd8 20.
Rad1 Be7 21. Be3 Rd7 22. f5 Rxd1 23. Rxd1 Qc7 24. fxe6 Bxe6 25. Nd4 Nxd4
26. Bxd4 Rg8 27. Qf2 Rg5 28. Ne4 Rf5 29. Qe3 Qc4 30. Kg1 Rd5 31. b3 Qc7 32.
Rf1 f5 33. Nf6+ Bxf6 34. Bxf6 Qc5 35. Qxc5 Rxc5 36. Rd1 Rd5 37. Rxd5 Bxd5
38. b4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.24"]
[Round "07"]
[White "Salov,V"]
[Black "Karpov,An"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E15"]
[WhiteElo "2680"]
[BlackElo "2735"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. g3 Ba6 5. Nbd2 Bb7 6. Bg2 c5 7. e4 cxd4 8.
O-O d6 9. Nxd4 a6 10. Re1 Qc7 11. a4 Nc6 12. Nxc6 Bxc6 13. a5 Rb8 14. axb6
Qxb6 15. Re3 Nd7 16. Rb3 Qa7 17. Rba3 Bb7 18. b4 Qb6 19. Qa4 Be7 20. Bb2
Bf6 21. e5 Bxe5 22. c5 Qc7 23. Bxe5 dxe5 24. Bxb7 Rxb7 25. c6 Nb6 26. Qxa6
Qxc6 27. Nc4 Rb8 28. Nxb6 O-O 29. Nc4 Qe4 30. Re3 Qd5 31. Nxe5 Rfc8 32. Qd3
1-0

[Event "Hoogovens"]
[Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"]
[Date "1998.01.24"]
[Round "07"]
[White "Van Wely,L"]
[Black "Kramnik,V"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D37"]
[WhiteElo "2605"]
[BlackElo "2790"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bf4 O-O 6. e3 c5 7. dxc5 Bxc5 8.
a3 Nc6 9. Qc2 Qa5 10. O-O-O Be7 11. Kb1 a6 12. Nd2 Qb6 13. Nb3 Na5 14. Nxa5
Qxa5 15. cxd5 exd5 16. Be5 Be6 17. Bd3 Rac8 18. Qd2 d4 19. Bxd4 Rfd8 20.
Rc1 g6 21. Rhd1 Ne8 22. f3 Nd6 23. e4 Nc4 24. Bxc4 Rxc4 25. Qf2 Rdxd4 26.
Rxd4 Bc5 27. Ne2 Qb6 28. Rcd1 Qb3 29. R1d2 Rxd4 30. Rxd4 Kg7 31. Nf4 Qa2+
32. Kc2 Bb3+ 33. Kc3 Be6 34. Qc2 Bxd4+ 35. Kxd4 Bd7 36. Kc5 Qa1 37. Nd5 Be6
38. Qc3+ Kh6 39. Qe3+ Kg7 40. Qd4+ Kh6 41. Kb6 Qf1 42. Qd2+ Kg7 43. Kxb7
Qb5+ 44. Nb6 f6 45. Qd6 Bf7 46. b4 g5 47. a4 1-0