Round 4



Round 4  25/5/1996



Anand, Viswanathan       - Ivanchuk, Vassily         1-0   

Gelfand, Boris           - Polgar, Judit             1-0   

Kasparov, Gary           - Illescas Cordoba, Miguel  1/2   

Kamsky, Gata             - Kramnik, Vladimir         1/2   

Shirov, Alexei           - Topalov, Veselin          1/2   



White: Kamsky, G Black: Kramnik, V 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bg5 dxc4 6. e4 b5 7. e5 h6 8. Bh4 g5 9. Nxg5 hxg5 10. Bxg5 Nbd7 11. exf6 Bb7 12. g3 c5 13. d5 Qb6 14. Bg2 O-O-O 15. O-O b4 16. Rb1 Qa6 17. dxe6 Bxg2 18. e7 Bxf1 19. Kxf1 Bxe7 20. fxe7 {0.08} Rdg8 {0.14} 21. Ne4 {0.18} Qc6 {0.15} 22. Nd6+ Kb8 23. Bf4 Rxh2 {0.16} 24. Ke2 {0.46} Ka8 {0.21} 25. Qc2 {0.52} Nb6 {1.27} 26. Qf5 {0.59} Nc8 {1.45} 27. e8=Q Rxe8+ 28. Nxe8 Qxe8+ {1.45} 29. Be3 {1.11} Nb6 {1.48} 30. Rd1 Kb7 31. Qxc5 Qa4 {1.51} 32. Rd2 {1.30} c3 {1.54} 33. bxc3 bxc3 34. Rd4 Qxa2+ 35. Kf3 c2 {1.56} 36. Rd2 Rh8 37. Rxc2 Qd5+ 38. Qxd5+ Nxd5 39. Rb2+ Nb6 40. Ke4 Rc8 {1.48/1.58} 41. g4 Rc6 42. g5 {2.02} Re6+ {2.15} 43. Kf5 {2.07} a5 {2.28} 44. Rb5 {2.14} a4 45. Ra5 Nc4 {2.38} 46. Rxa4 Nxe3+ 47. fxe3 Rxe3 48. Ra5 Kc6 {2.42} 49. Kf6 Rf3+ 50. Ke7 {2.34} Rf1 {2.46} 51. Ra6+ Kd5 52. Rf6 Rg1 53. Rf5+ Ke4 {2.46} 54. Kf6 {2.37} Rg4 {2.49} 55. Re5+ {2.38} Kd4 {Times: 2.40/2.50. Kamsky offered the draw} 1/2-1/2
White: Gelfand, B Black: Polgar, J 1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 O-O 5. e4 d6 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8. d5 Ne7 9. Ne1 Ne8 10. Be3 f5 11. f3 Kh8 12. a4 Ng8 13. a5 Bh6 14. Bf2 Ngf6 15. Nd3 Nh5 16. c5 Nef6 17. b4 a6 18. Nb2 {0.37} Nf4 {0.29} 19. Nc4 {0.38} Qe7 {0.40} 20. Kh1 Bd7 {0.48} 21. cxd6 cxd6 22. Nb6 Rad8 {0.52} 23. exf5 gxf5 24. b5 {1.27} Bxb5 {1.11} 25. Nxb5 axb5 26. Bxb5 Rg8 27. Rg1 {1.29} Rg5 {1.14} 28. Bf1 {1.35} Rdg8 {1.18} 29. g3 {1.39} N4h5 30. Nc4 {1.45} Bf8 31. a6 bxa6 32. Rxa6 Qd7 {1.37} 33. Be2 {1.51} R5g6 34. Ra7 Qc8 35. Nb6 {1.55} Qd8 36. Qc2 {1.57} Ng7 37. Ra8 Qe7 38. Rga1 {1.58} Nfh5 39. R8a7 Qg5 40. Rg1 Ne8 41. Bd3 Nhg7 {2.04} 42. g4 {2.16} Qf4 {2.24} 43. Qe2 {2.25} Rh6 44. Bg3 Qg5 45. Nd7 {2.31} Nf6 46. Nxf8 Rxf8 47. gxf5 {2.33} Qh5 {2.43} 48. Bxe5 dxe5 49. Raxg7 {2.42} Nxd5 50. Bc4 Nf6 51. Qg2 Qe8 {2.52} 52. Qg5 {Times: 2.47/2.54} 1-0
White: Anand, V Black: Ivanchuk, V 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 Bb7 10. d4 Re8 11. Nbd2 Bf8 12. d5 Nb8 13. Nf1 Nbd7 14. Ng3 g6 {0.04} 15. Nh2 {0.11} h5 {0.05} 16. Nf3 {0.14} Nc5 17. Bc2 c6 18. b4 {0.18} Ncd7 19. dxc6 Bxc6 {0.26} 20. Bb3 {0.22} Nb6 {0.28} 21. Bg5 {0.25} Bd7 {0.32} 22. Nh4 Be6 23. Qf3 Nbd7 {0.33} 24. Rad1 {0.38} Rc8 {0.35} 25. Rd3 {0.41} Bxb3 {0.37} 26. axb3 Qe7 {0.37} 27. Red1 {0.56} Qe6 28. Nhf5 {1.02} Qxb3 29. Nxd6 Bxd6 30. c4 {1.06} Qxc4 {0.58} 31. Rxd6 {1.09} Nh7 32. Bh6 Ndf8 {0.58} 33. Rxa6 {1.19} Re6 {1.08} 34. Rxe6 Nxe6 35. Nf5 {1.28} Qxb4 {1.16} 36. Rd7 {1.36} Nhg5 37. Bxg5 Qe1+ 38. Kh2 Nxg5 39. Qg3 Nxe4 40. Nh6+ Kh7 41. Rxf7+ Kxh6 42. Qxe5 Qd2 43. Qg7+ Kg5 44. h4+ Kxh4 45. Qxg6 {1.41} Rc3 46. Qxe4+ {Times: 1.41/1.39} 1-0
White: Kasparov, G Black: Illescas Cordoba, M 1. d4 f5 2. Bg5 h6 3. Bh4 g5 4. e3 Nf6 5. Bg3 d6 6. h4 Rg8 7. hxg5 hxg5 8. Nc3 e6 9. f3 Qe7 {0.11} 10. Qd2 Nc6 11. O-O-O Bd7 {0.28} 12. e4 {0.17} fxe4 {0.51} 13. fxe4 {0.19} O-O-O {0.51} 14. d5 {1.02} exd5 15. exd5 Ne5 {0.58} 16. Re1 Kb8 17. Kb1 {1.14} Bg7 {1.17} 18. a3 {1.38} Rh8 {1.26} 19. Rxh8 Rxh8 20. Bxe5 dxe5 21. Nf3 e4 22. Qxg5 {1.42} Rh5 23. Qd2 Qd6 24. Nd4 a6 {1.41} 25. Bc4 {1.48} Rh4 26. Bb3 {1.49} Rg4 27. Re2 e3 28. Qxe3 Nxd5 29. Nxd5 Bxd4 {1.53/1.53} 30. Qe7 Qxe7 31. Rxe7 Bc6 32. Nxc7 Rxg2 33. Bd5 Rg1+ 34. Ka2 Rg7 35. Rxg7 Bxd5+ 36. Nxd5 Bxg7 37. c4 Kc8 38. a4 Kd7 39. a5 Kd6 40. b4 Bd4 {1.57/1.58} 41. Kb3 Bf2 42. Nf4 Be3 43. Nd3 Kc6 44. Ka4 Bg1 45. b5+ {2.06} axb5+ 46. cxb5+ Kc7 47. Nb4 Bf2 48. b6+ Kb8 {Times: 2.07/2.33} 1/2-1/2
White: Shirov, A Black: Topalov, V 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 Nc6 8. Qd2 O-O 9. O-O-O d5 10. Qe1 e6 11. h4 Qc7 12. exd5 Nxd5 13. Nxd5 exd5 14. Qd2 Re8 {0.03} 15. h5 {0.40} Rxe3 16. Qxe3 Nxd4 {0.03} 17. Rxd4 {0.43} Bf5 {0.03} 18. Bd3 {0.56} Qb6 {0.12} 19. Rhh4 {1.03} Be4 {0.24} 20. Rdxe4 Qxb2+ 21. Kd1 dxe4 22. Rxe4 Qxa2 23. hxg6 hxg6 {0.27} 24. Re7 {1.31} Qb1+ 25. Ke2 {1.35} Bf6 26. Rd7 {1.36} a5 {1.03} 27. Bxg6 {1.39} Qb5+ 28. Qd3 Re8+ 29. Be4 Qxd3+ {Times: 1.40/1.08} 1/2-1/2