Round 3



Round 3  23/5/1996



Kasparov, Gary           - Shirov, Alexei            1-0   

Kramnik, Vladimir        - Gelfand, Boris            1/2   

Illescas Cordoba, Miguel - Anand, Viswanathan        0-1   

Ivanchuk, Vassily        - Kamsky, Gata              1/2   

Polgar, Judit            - Topalov, Veselin          0-1   



White: Illescas Cordoba,M Black: Anand,V 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 g6 5. O-O d6 6. Nc3 Bg7 7. a3 O-O 8. Rb1 d5 9. cxd5 Nxd5 10. Ng5 e6 11. Nge4 b6 12. d3 h6 13. Bd2 Bb7 14. Nxd5 exd5 15. Nc3 d4 {0.59/0.19} 16. Nd5 Rb8 17. b4 Nxb4 18. Nxb4 cxb4 19. axb4 Bxg2 20. Kxg2 Re8 {1.19/0.28} 21. Kg1 Rc8 22. Re1 Rc6 23. Qa4 Rce6 {0.36} 24. Qxa7 {1.36} Rxe2 {0.36} 25. Rxe2 Rxe2 26. Bf4 Qd5 27. Ra1 Qb5 28. Qa8+ Re8 29. Qa3 Bf8 30. h4 g5 31. hxg5 hxg5 32. Bd2 Re2 33. Be1 Qf5 {1.50/0.55} 34. Qa8 {1.53} Qxd3 {1.03} 35. Qd8 Qf3 36. Qxg5+ Bg7 37. Qd8+ Kh7 38. Qh4+ Kg6 39. Qf4 Qxf4 40. gxf4 {1.58} d3 {1.07} 41. Rd1 Kf5 42. Kf1 Ke4 43. b5 Bd4 44. Rb1 {2.21} Ra2 {1.14} 45. Rd1 Ra1 46. Rxa1 Bxa1 47. Bd2 Kd4 48. Be3+ Kc3 49. Bxb6 Kc2 {Times: 2.30/1.20} 0-1
White: Kasparov,G Black: Shirov,A 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. a4 Bf5 6. Ne5 e6 7. f3 c5 8. e4 cxd4 9. exf5 Bb4 10. Bxc4 Qd6 {0.11} 11. Bb5+ {After more than 20 minutes thought. 0.34} Nc6 {0.22} 12. Nc4 {0.34!} Qc5 {0.34} 13. Bd2 {0.36} O-O {0.48} 14. Na2 Bxd2+ 15. Qxd2 {0.45} Ne7 {0.50} 16. Qb4 {0.52} Qxb4+ 17. Nxb4 a6 18. Nb6 axb5 19. Nxa8 Rxa8 20. fxe6 bxa4 21. exf7+ Kxf7 22. Kd2 {1.07} Ke6 {1.12} 23. Rhc1 {1.09} Kd6 24. b3 b5 25. bxa4 bxa4 {1.25} 26. Rc4 Nf5 {1.25} 27. Nc2 {1.36} Nd7 28. Rcxa4 Rxa4 29. Rxa4 Nb6 30. Nxd4 {Times: 1.39/1.29} 1-0
White: Kramnik,V Black: Gelfand,B 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 c6 6. d4 d5 7. Qb3 Qb6 8. O-O Bf5 9. Ne5 e6 10. Bf4 Nbd7 11. Qxb6 axb6 12. f3 c5 13. dxc5 d4 14. Nb5 {1.18} bxc5 {1.02} 15. Nxd7 Nxd7 16. Bd6 Rfc8 17. f4 Rc6 {1.22} 18. a4 {1.31} Bc2 19. Ra3 Nb6 20. Rc1 d3 21. exd3 Rxd6 {1.42} 22. Rxc2 Rd7 23. a5 Nc8 24. d4 {1.52} cxd4 25. c5 Ne7 26. Nd6 d3 27. Rxd3 Rxa5 28. Bxb7 Bf8 29. b4 Ra1+ 30. Kg2 Nf5 31. Bc6 Rd8 32. Rcd2 Rc1 33. Nxf5 Rxd3 34. Rxd3 gxf5 35. Rb3 Rc2+ 36. Kg1 Bg7 37. Bf3 Rc3 38. Rxc3 Bxc3 39. c6 Bd4+ 40. Kf1 Bb6 41. Ke2 Kf8 42. Kd3 Ke7 43. Kc4 Kd6 44. Kb5 Kc7 45. Ka6 f6 46. b5 e5 {2.23} 47. Bg2 {2.26} exf4 48. gxf4 Be3 49. Bd5 h6 50. h3 Bb6 51. Be6 Be3 52. Bd7 Bb6 53. Bxf5 Be3 54. Be4 Bb6 55. f5 Be3 56. Ka5 Bd2+ 57. Ka4 h5 58. Kb3 h4 59. Kc4 Bf4 60. Kc5 Bd6+ 61. Kd5 Be5 62. Ke6 Bc3 63. Kf7 {Times: 2.55/2.45} 1/2-1/2
White: Polgar, J Black: Topalov, V 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Bd7 5. c4 Nc6 6. Qd2 g6 7. b3 Bg7 8. Nc3 Nf6 9. Bb2 Bg4 10. Be2 O-O 11. h3 Bxf3 12. Bxf3 Nd7 13. O-O Qa5 14. Rab1 Rfd8 15. Rfc1 a6 16. a3 Bf6 17. Bg4 e6 18. b4 Qg5 19. f4 Qh6 20. Ne2 Nde5 21. Rc2 Nxg4 22. hxg4 Bxb2 23. Rbxb2 {1.15} Qh4 24. g5 e5 25. b5 axb5 26. cxb5 Nd4 27. Nxd4 exd4 28. Rb3 {1.30} Re8 {1.19} 29. g3 Qg4 30. Qxd4 Ra4 31. Rc4 {1.39} Rxc4 {1.23} 32. Qxc4 Rc8 33. Qd3 {1.40} Rc1+ {1.24} 34. Kg2 Qh5 35. e5 Rd1 {1.27} 36. Qf3 Qh1+ 37. Kf2 {Times: 1.52/1.27} 0-1
White: Ivanchuk, V Black: Kamsky, G 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Bb5+ c6 8. Ba4 O-O 9. Ne2 b5 10. Bc2 c5 11. e5 Bb7 12. O-O Nc6 13. Rb1 a6 14. a4 cxd4 15. cxd4 b4 {0.46} 16. Be3 {0.40} a5 17. Nc1 Nb8 18. h4 e6 19. h5 Qh4 {1.17} 20. Ne2 Rd8 {1.29} 21. Ng3 Nc6 22. Be4 {1.31} Rab8 23. Qc1 Rdc8 24. Qd2 {1.43} Qd8 25. Rfd1 {Times: 1.55/1.47} 1/2-1/2