Round 2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Reggio Emilia ITA"]
[Date "1997.12.27"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Efimov,I"]
[Black "Komarov,D"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D45"]
[WhiteElo "2540"]
[BlackElo "2600"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Qc2 Bd6 7. Be2 O-O 8.
O-O Qe7 9. Rd1 Re8 10. h3 b6 11. e4 Nxe4 12. Nxe4 dxe4 13. Qxe4 Bb7 14. Bf4
Bxf4 15. Qxf4 c5 16. Qc7 Nf8 17. Qxe7 Rxe7 18. dxc5 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Reggio Emilia ITA"]
[Date "1997.12.27"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Romanishin,O"]
[Black "Lputian,S"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D58"]
[WhiteElo "2550"]
[BlackElo "2585"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 d5 4. d4 Be7 5. Bg5 O-O 6. e3 h6 7. Bh4 b6 8.
Bd3 Bb7 9. O-O Nbd7 10. Bg3 c5 11. Qe2 Ne4 12. cxd5 exd5 13. Rfd1 cxd4 14.
Nxd4 Nxc3 15. bxc3 Nc5 16. Bc2 Bd6 17. a4 g6 18. a5 Bxg3 19. hxg3 Qf6 20.
Rdb1 Kg7 21. Qf3 Qxf3 22. gxf3 Rfb8 23. Rb4 Ba6 24. g4 Bd3 25. Bxd3 Nxd3
26. Rb5 Nc5 27. Nc6 Re8 28. Kg2 Nd7 29. Rxd5 Nc5 30. Nd4 Rec8 31. Ra3 Kf8
32. Nb5 Ke7 33. Nd4 Nd7 34. axb6 axb6 35. Rxa8 Rxa8 36. Rb5 Rc8 37. Rb3 Rc5
38. f4 Kd6 39. Kf3 Rc4 40. Ke2 Rc8 41. Kd2 Ra8 42. Rb2 Ra1 43. Ke2 1-0

[Event "It"]
[Site "Reggio Emilia ITA"]
[Date "1997.12.27"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Bellini,F"]
[Black "Godena,M"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "C49"]
[WhiteElo "2415"]
[BlackElo "2515"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Bb4 5. O-O O-O 6. Bxc6 dxc6 7. Nxe5
Re8 8. Nd3 Bxc3 9. dxc3 Nxe4 10. Bf4 1/2-1/2

[Event "It"]
[Site "Reggio Emilia ITA"]
[Date "1997.12.27"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Tatai,S"]
[Black "Mantovani,R"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B44"]
[WhiteElo "2385"]
[BlackElo "2375"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nb5 d6 6. c4 Nf6 7. N1c3 a6 8.
Na3 b6 9. Be2 Bb7 10. O-O Be7 11. Be3 O-O 12. Qb3 Nd7 13. Rad1 Qc7 14. Rd2
Nc5 15. Qc2 Nb4 16. Qb1 Bc6 17. f3 Rac8 18. Qe1 Rfe8 19. Nab1 a5 20. a3
Nba6 21. Nb5 Bxb5 22. cxb5 Nb8 23. b4 axb4 24. axb4 Ncd7 25. Rd3 Nf6 26.
Qd2 Nbd7 27. Rc3 Qb7 28. Qb2 d5 29. Rxc8 Rxc8 30. e5 Ne8 31. f4 g6 32. Nd2
Qc7 33. Rb1 h5 34. Nf3 Qc3 35. Kf2 f6 36. Bd2 Qxb2 37. Rxb2 fxe5 38. fxe5
Ng7 39. Ra2 Rc7 40. g3 Kf7 41. h3 Ne8 42. g4 hxg4 43. hxg4 Rc8 44. Bd3 Bd8
45. Ke2 Be7 46. Ra1 Bd8 47. Rh1 Kg7 48. Bh6+ Kh7 49. Bf4+ Kg7 50. Nd4 Nc7
51. Nc6 Ra8 52. Bh6+ Kg8 53. Bxg6 Nxb5 54. Be8 Ra2+ 55. Ke3 d4+ 56. Kf3 Rc2
57. Bxd7 Rxc6 58. Bxc6 1-0

[Event "It"]
[Site "Reggio Emilia ITA"]
[Date "1997.12.27"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Belotti,B"]
[Black "Yudasin,L"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B84"]
[WhiteElo "2410"]
[BlackElo "2610"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. a4 e6 7. Be2 b6 8.
f4 Bb7 9. Bf3 Qc7 10. O-O Nc6 11. Kh1 Be7 12. e5 Nxd4 13. Bxb7 Qxb7 14.
Qxd4 dxe5 15. fxe5 Nd7 16. Qg4 h5 17. Qe2 h4 18. h3 g6 19. Ne4 Rh5 20. Nd6+
Bxd6 21. exd6 Qc6 22. Bf4 e5 23. Rfd1 Kf8 24. Bh2 a5 25. Ra3 Re8 26. Rc3
Nc5 27. Re3 f6 28. Qg4 Rg5 29. Qe2 Qxa4 30. Rf3 Kg7 31. Qf2 Nd7 32. b3 Qc6
33. c4 Re6 34. Rfd3 Rh5 35. Rd5 Rh8 36. Qd2 Nc5 37. Qe3 Rd8 0-1

[Event "It"]
[Site "Reggio Emilia ITA"]
[Date "1997.12.27"]
[Round "02"]
[White "Sarno,S"]
[Black "Arlandi,E"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A29"]
[WhiteElo "2400"]
[BlackElo "2470"]

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. g3 Bc5 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O a6 7. e3 Ba7 8.
d4 O-O 9. h3 h6 10. b3 exd4 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. exd4 Re8 13. Qd3 Rb8 14. a4
Be6 15. Be3 d5 16. c5 Ne4 17. Nxe4 dxe4 18. Bxe4 Bxh3 19. Rfe1 c6 20. b4
Qd7 21. d5 Rxe4 22. Qxe4 cxd5 23. Qd3 Bf5 24. Qc3 Be4 25. f3 Bxf3 26. Bf4
Qg4 27. Re7 Rd8 28. Rf1 Be4 29. Bc7 Rf8 30. Bd6 a5 31. b5 Qe2 32. Rf2 Qd1+
33. Rf1 Qxa4 34. b6 Bb8 35. Bxb8 Rxb8 36. Rfxf7 Qd1+ 37. Kf2 d4 38. Qc4 Qh1
39. Rxe4 Qh2+ 40. Ke1 Qxg3+ 41. Kd1 Kh8 42. Qxd4 Qb3+ 43. Kc1 Qxf7 44. Kb2
Rf8 45. Ka3 Qf1 46. Ka4 Qb1 47. Re2 Qc1 48. Re4 Qc2+ 49. Kxa5 Qb3 50. Qb4
Qa2+ 0-1