ROUND 13


[Event "It"]
[Site "Linares ESP"]
[Date "1998.03.08"]
[Round "13"]
[White "Anand,V"]
[Black "Topalov,V"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B90"]
[WhiteElo "2770"]
[BlackElo "2740"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 Ng4 7. Bg5 h6 8.
Bh4 g5 9. Bg3 Bg7 10. Bc4 Nc6 11. Nxc6 bxc6 12. h4 Qb6 13. Bb3 Bd7 14. hxg5
O-O-O 15. Qd2 hxg5 16. Rxh8 Rxh8 17. O-O-O Ne5 18. f3 Qa5 19. Kb1 Bf6 20.
Qe3 Kb7 21. Bf2 Rb8 22. g3 Kc8 23. Qe2 Ng6 24. Be1 Qb6 25. Na4 Qb5 26. c4
Qb7 27. Ba5 c5 28. Nb6+ Qxb6 29. Bxb6 Rxb6 30. Rd2 Be5 31. Qh2 Kc7 32. Rf2
Rb8 33. f4 Rh8 34. fxe5 Rxh2 35. exd6+ Kxd6 36. Rxh2 Bc6 37. Bc2 Ne5 38. b3
Nf3 39. Rh7 f6 40. Kc1 a5 41. Kd1 Ke6 42. Bd3 Kd6 43. Ke2 Ne5 44. Kd2 Bb7
45. Kc3 Nc6 46. Rh8 Kc7 47. Bf1 Ne5 48. Bg2 Bc6 49. a3 Bb7 50. Rh7 Kd7 51.
b4 axb4+ 52. axb4 cxb4+ 53. Kxb4 Ba6 54. Bh3+ g4 55. Bf1 Bb7 56. Bg2 Ba6
57. Rh5 Ke6 58. Kc3 Kd6 59. Bf1 Bb7 60. Bd3 Bc6 61. Rh7 Bd7 62. Be2 Be6 63.
Bf1 Bf7 64. Bd3 Be6 65. Rh8 Nc6 66. Bc2 Kc5 67. Bb3 Bf7 68. Ba4 Ne5 69.
Rc8+ Kb6 70. c5+ Kb7 71. Rh8 Bg6 72. Kd4 Bf7 73. Rh7 Kc7 74. Bb5 Nf3+ 75.
Ke3 Ne5 76. Rh8 Bg6 77. Ra8 Kb7 78. Ra6 1-0

[Event "It"]
[Site "Linares ESP"]
[Date "1998.03.08"]
[Round "13"]
[White "Kasparov,G"]
[Black "Kramnik,V"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E32"]
[WhiteElo "2825"]
[BlackElo "2790"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. Qxc3 b6 7. Nf3 Bb7
8. Bg5 d6 9. Nd2 Nbd7 10. f3 h6 11. Bh4 Rc8 12. e4 c5 13. Bd3 d5 14. exd5
exd5 15. O-O cxd4 16. Qxd4 Nc5 17. Bxf6 Qxf6 18. Qxf6 gxf6 19. Bf5 Rcd8 20.
Rfe1 Ba6 21. Rac1 dxc4 22. Nxc4 Nb3 23. Rc3 Nd4 24. Bh3 Rfe8 25. Kf2 Rxe1
26. Kxe1 Re8+ 27. Kd2 Ne2 28. Re3 Rd8+ 29. Kxe2 Bxc4+ 30. Ke1 Kf8 31. Bf5
Re8 32. Rxe8+ Kxe8 33. Kd2 Ke7 34. Ke3 Bd5 35. Kd4 Kd6 36. Be4 Be6 37. Bd3
Bc8 38. Bc4 Ke7 39. Ke4 Bb7+ 40. Bd5 Bc8 41. Kd4 Bd7 42. Kc4 Be8 43. b4 Bd7
44. f4 f5 45. Bf3 Kd6 46. Bh5 f6 47. Bd1 Bc6 48. g3 Bd7 49. Bc2 Ke6 50. a4
Kd6 51. a5 Ke6 52. Kd4 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Linares ESP"]
[Date "1998.03.08"]
[Round "13"]
[White "Svidler,P"]
[Black "Shirov,A"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C78"]
[WhiteElo "2690"]
[BlackElo "2710"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O b5 6. Bb3 Bc5 7. a4 Rb8 8.
c3 d6 9. d4 Bb6 10. Na3 Bg4 11. axb5 axb5 12. Nxb5 O-O 13. Re1 Bxf3 14.
gxf3 Nh5 15. Kh1 Qf6 16. Rg1 Nf4 17. Be3 Ne6 18. Bxe6 fxe6 19. Rg3 Kh8 20.
Qd3 exd4 21. cxd4 e5 22. d5 Ne7 23. Bxb6 Rxb6 24. Nxc7 Rxb2 25. Ne6 Rg8 26.
Kg1 Ng6 27. Qa3 Rb6 28. Kh1 Nf4 29. Nxg7 Ne2 30. Nf5 Rgb8 31. Qd3 Rb2 32.
Rf1 Ra8 33. Qc4 Nxg3+ 34. hxg3 Qd8 35. Qc1 Rb3 36. Kg2 Qf8 37. Qc7 1-0