The Games

12 Rounds





[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.29"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Black "Gulko, B"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "D27"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. c4 dxc4 4. e3 e6 5. Bxc4 a6 6. O-O c5 7. a4 Nc6 8.

Qe2 Qc7 9. Nc3 Bd6 10. h3 O-O 11. Rd1 b6 12. d5 exd5 13. Bxd5 Bb7 14. e4

Rae8 15. Bg5 Nd4 16. Nxd4 Nxd5 17. Nxd5 Bxd5 18. Nb5 axb5 19. Rxd5 bxa4 20.

Rxa4 Bh2+ 21. Kh1 Bf4 22. Bxf4 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.29"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Svidler, P"]

[Black "Epishin, V"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B12"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 c5 6. Be3 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Ne7 8.

c4 Nbc6 9. Qa4 a6 10. Nc3 dxc4 11. Rd1 Qc8 12. Nxf5 Nxf5 13. Bb6 Be7 14. f4

O-O 15. Qxc4 Bd8 16. Bf2 Ba5 17. O-O Qc7 18. Bd3 Nfe7 19. Ne4 Bb6 20. Nd6

Nd5 21. Be4 Nce7 22. Qxc7 Bxc7 23. Bc5 b6 24. Ba3 Rad8 25. Rc1 Rd7 26. f5

Rb8 27. fxe6 fxe6 28. Rf3 b5 29. Bc5 Bb6 30. Bxb6 Nxb6 31. Ra3 Nc4 32. Rxa6

Nxe5 33. Rc5 Nc4 34. Rxb5 Rf8 35. Rb7 Rxd6 36. Bxh7+ Kxh7 37. Rxd6 Nxd6 38.

Rxe7 Nc4 39. Rxe6 Nxb2 40. Re7 Nc4 41. Re4 Nd2 42. Rh4+ Kg8 43. h3 Ra8 44.

a4 Nb3 45. Rc4 Ra5 46. Rb4 Nc1 47. Kh2 Ra6 48. Rd4 Nb3 49. Rc4 Na5 50. Rc5

Kf7 51. h4 Nc6 52. Rc4 Ne5 53. Rd4 Ke6 54. Kh3 Rb6 55. g3 Rb3 56. Rf4 Ra3

57. h5 Ra1 58. Kh4 Nf7 59. Re4+ Kf6 60. Rf4+ Ke7 61. Rb4 Ra3 62. g4 Ra1 63.

Rb7+ Kf8 64. Rb8+ Ke7 65. Rb7+ Kf8 66. Rb8+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.29"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Ehlvest, J"]

[Black "Vaganian, R"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E14"]

[WhiteElo "2660"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 b6 4. e3 Bb7 5. Bd3 Bb4+ 6. Bd2 Bxd2+ 7. Nbxd2

O-O 8. e4 d6 9. O-O e5 10. d5 a5 11. a3 Na6 12. Bc2 c6 13. Rb1 b5 14. cxb5

cxb5 15. b4 axb4 16. axb4 Qb6 17. Bd3 Bc8 18. Re1 Bd7 19. Nf1 Rfc8 20. h3

Rc3 21. Qd2 Rac8 22. Ng3 Ra3 23. Ra1 Rxd3 24. Qxd3 Nxb4 25. Qa3 Nc2 26. Qa6

Qb8 27. Rab1 Nxe1 28. Nxe1 g6 29. Nd3 Rc4 30. Nxe5 dxe5 31. Qxf6 b4 32. d6

Rd4 33. Nh5 gxh5 34. Qg5+ Kf8 35. Qe7+ Kg8 36. Qg5+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.29"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Anastasian, A"]

[Black "Lputian, S"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D36"]

[WhiteElo "2520"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e6 3. d4 d5 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Nf3 O-O

8. Bd3 Re8 9. Qc2 Nf8 10. h3 c6 11. O-O-O a5 12. Kb1 a4 13. Nxa4 Qa5 14. b3

b5 15. Nc5 Bxc5 16. Bxf6 Bb4 17. Bh4 Re6 18. Rhe1 Bxe1 19. Rxe1 b4 20. Rc1

Ba6 21. Ne1 c5 22. dxc5 Nd7 23. Bxa6 Rexa6 24. Nd3 Qb5 25. a4 bxa3 26. c6

Nf8 27. Be7 Ne6 28. Ka2 R6a7 29. Bd6 Rd8 30. Bg3 Rc8 31. Qc3 h5 32. Nf4 Nd8

33. Qc5 Qxc5 34. Rxc5 Nxc6 35. Ka1 Ra5 36. Rxd5 Nb4 37. Rd1 h4 38. Bh2 Rc2

0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.29"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Khalifman, A"]

[Black "Akopian, V"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "D43"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2620"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bxf6 Qxf6 7. e3 Nd7 8.

Bd3 dxc4 9. Bxc4 g6 10. O-O Bg7 11. e4 e5 12. d5 Nb6 13. Bb3 Bg4 14. h3

Bxf3 15. Qxf3 Qxf3 16. gxf3 Ke7 17. dxc6 bxc6 18. Rfc1 Rhd8 19. Nd1 Rd6 20.

Rc3 a5 21. Ne3 h5 22. Rac1 a4 23. Bd1 Kd7 24. Kf1 Bh6 25. Ke1 Kc7 26. Be2

Kb7 27. R1c2 Ra5 28. a3 Bxe3 29. fxe3 f5 30. Rc5 Rxc5 31. Rxc5 fxe4 32.

fxe4 Re6 33. Ra5 Kc7 34. Kd2 Kd6 35. Ra6 Kc5 36. Ra5+ Kd6 37. Ra6 Kc5 38.

Ra5+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.29"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Minasian, Art"]

[Black "Hracek, Z"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A07"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. b3 d5 2. Bb2 Bg4 3. g3 e6 4. Bg2 Nf6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. O-O c6 7. d4 Bd6 8.

Nbd2 Qe7 9. c4 O-O 10. Ne5 Bf5 11. c5 Bc7 12. b4 Rfd8 13. Qb3 Nxe5 14. dxe5

Nd7 15. Qe3 a5 16. a3 b6 17. Bd4 bxc5 18. bxc5 a4 19. f4 Ra5 20. Rac1 Rb5

21. h3 Ba5 22. g4 Bxd2 23. Qxd2 Be4 24. Bxe4 dxe4 25. Qc2 Rb3 26. e3 Qh4

27. Qxe4 Qg3+ 28. Qg2 Qxg2+ 29. Kxg2 Rxa3 30. Ra1 Rxa1 31. Rxa1 Ra8 32. Kf3

a3 33. Ke4 f6 34. Kd3 fxe5 35. fxe5 Kf7 36. Kc3 Kg6 37. Kb3 a2 38. h4 h5

39. gxh5+ Kxh5 40. Kc4 Kxh4 41. Kd3 g5 42. Ke2 Kg4 43. Kd2 Kf3 44. Rf1+ Kg2

45. Ra1 Ra4 46. e4 g4 47. Ke3 g3 48. Rc1 Kh2 49. Ba1 g2 50. Kf2 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.30"]

[Round "2"]

[White "Lputian, S"]

[Black "Epishin, V"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Bb7 5. Nc3 d5 6. Qc2 Be7 7. cxd5 exd5 8.

Bd2 c5 9. e3 O-O 10. Be2 Nc6 11. O-O Rc8 12. Rfd1 cxd4 13. exd4 Ne4 14. Be1

Na5 15. Ne5 Bd6 16. Qa4 Bxe5 17. dxe5 Nc5 18. Qg4 Nab3 19. Rab1 d4 20. Bc4

Rc6 21. e6 Rxe6 22. Bxe6 Nxe6 23. f3 f5 24. Qg3 Rf6 25. Qe5 Rg6 26. Qxf5

Qg5 27. Qxg5 Nxg5 28. Kf2 dxc3 29. Rd8+ Kf7 30. Bxc3 Nc5 31. Rbd1 Ba6 32.

h4 Nge6 33. Ra8 Bb5 34. Rxa7+ Ke8 35. Rd6 Nd3+ 36. Ke3 Nef4 37. Rxg6 hxg6

38. Rxg7 Nxg2+ 39. Kd4 Nxh4 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.30"]

[Round "2"]

[White "Gulko, B"]

[Black "Khalifman, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A39"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. g3 g6 5. d4 cxd4 6. Nxd4 Bg7 7. Bg2 O-O

8. O-O Nxd4 9. Qxd4 d6 10. Qd3 a6 11. Bd2 Rb8 12. Rac1 b5 13. cxb5 axb5 14.

Nxb5 Bf5 15. e4 Bd7 16. a4 Qb6 17. h3 Bxb5 18. axb5 Qxb5 19. Qxb5 Rxb5 20.

b4 d5 21. exd5 Nxd5 22. Rc5 Rxc5 23. bxc5 e6 24. Rc1 Rc8 25. c6 Bb2 26. Rc2

Be5 27. Kf1 Ne7 28. g4 Nd5 29. Bxd5 exd5 30. Ke2 f5 31. gxf5 gxf5 32. Kd3

Kf7 33. Bc3 Bxc3 34. Rxc3 Ke6 35. Kd4 Kd6 36. c7 f4 37. Rc5 Rxc7 38. Rxc7

Kxc7 39. Kxd5 Kd7 40. Ke4 Ke6 41. Kxf4 Kf6 42. h4 Ke6 43. Kg5 Kf7 44. Kf5

Ke7 45. Ke5 Kf7 46. h5 Ke7 47. f4 Kf7 48. Kd6 Kf6 49. h6 Kf7 50. Kd7 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.30"]

[Round "2"]

[White "Akopian, V"]

[Black "Ehlvest, J"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B07"]

[WhiteElo "2620"]

[BlackElo "2660"]



1. Nf3 g6 2. e4 d6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Bd3 Bg7 5. O-O O-O 6. c3 c5 7. Nbd2 cxd4 8.

cxd4 Nc6 9. a3 e5 10. d5 Ne7 11. a4 Ne8 12. b3 f5 13. Ba3 Kh8 14. Nc4 Ng8

15. Qc2 Rf7 16. Rac1 f4 17. Qd2 g5 18. Qa5 b6 19. Nxb6 Qxb6 20. Nxg5 Rf6

21. Qxb6 axb6 22. Bb5 h6 23. Nf3 Ba6 24. Bxa6 Rxa6 25. Rc8 Rf8 26. Rb8 Ngf6

27. Nh4 Kh7 28. f3 Nd7 29. Rb7 Nc5 30. Bxc5 dxc5 31. Nf5 Rxf5 32. exf5 Nd6

33. Rc7 Nxf5 34. Rd1 Nd6 35. Rd7 b5 36. axb5 Rb6 37. Rc1 Kg6 38. Rxc5 Bf8

39. Rc6 Rxb5 40. Rcxd6+ Bxd6 41. Rxd6+ Kg5 42. Rd8 Rxb3 43. d6 Kf6 44. Rh8

Rd3 45. Kf2 Kf5 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.30"]

[Round "2"]

[White "Anastasian, A"]

[Black "Minasian, Art"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A29"]

[WhiteElo "2520"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. Bg2 Nb6 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. O-O Be7

8. d3 O-O 9. Be3 Kh8 10. Rc1 f5 11. Na4 Bf6 12. Nc5 Nd5 13. Bd2 b6 14. Ne6

Bxe6 15. Rxc6 Bd7 16. Nxe5 Bxe5 17. Bxd5 Bxc6 18. Bxc6 Rc8 19. b4 Qd6 20.

b5 f4 21. Kg2 a5 22. Qb3 Rcd8 23. Bf3 Rf6 24. Rc1 Rdf8 25. Bc3 Bxc3 26.

Qxc3 Rf5 27. a4 Rc5 28. Qb2 Rd8 29. Rxc5 Qxc5 30. Qb3 fxg3 31. hxg3 Rf8 32.

e3 Qf5 33. Qd1 h5 34. Qe2 g6 35. d4 Qf6 36. Bc6 Kg7 37. f4 Qd6 38. Qc2 Rf7

39. Qd1 Qa3 40. Bd5 Rf8 41. Bb3 Kh6 42. Qd3 Rf6 43. e4 h4 44. e5 Rf5 45.

Bc2 Qxd3 46. Bxd3 Rf8 47. Be4 Rd8 48. d5 hxg3 49. Kxg3 g5 50. e6 Rh8 51.

Kg4 gxf4 52. Kxf4 Kg7 53. Ke5 Rh5+ 54. Kd4 Kf6 55. Bc2 Rh3 56. Bd3 Ke7 57.

Bf5 Rh4+ 58. Be4 Kd6 59. Ke3 Rh2 60. Bf3 Rb2 61. Bd1 Rb1 62. Bc2 Rh1 63.

Be4 Re1+ 64. Kf4 Ra1 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.30"]

[Round "2"]

[White "Vaganian, R"]

[Black "Svidler, P"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E94"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. d4 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O exd4 8.

Nxd4 Re8 9. f3 Nc6 10. Be3 Nh5 11. f4 Nf6 12. Bf3 Bg4 13. Nxc6 Bxf3 14.

Qxf3 bxc6 15. Rae1 Qc8 16. e5 dxe5 17. fxe5 Rxe5 18. Bd4 Rxe1 19. Rxe1 Qg4

20. Qf2 Nh5 21. Bxg7 Kxg7 22. Re4 Qd7 23. Rd4 Qe7 24. Re4 Qd6 25. Rd4 Qc5

26. g4 Nf6 27. Ne4 Nxe4 28. Rxe4 Qxf2+ 29. Kxf2 Rd8 30. Re7 Rd2+ 31. Kg3

Rxb2 32. Rxc7 Rxa2 33. Rxc6 Ra3+ 34. Kg2 Rc3 35. h3 a5 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.04.30"]

[Round "2"]

[White "Hracek, Z"]

[Black "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "C91"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



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. d4 Bg4 10. d5 Na5 11. Bc2 c6 12. h3 Bxf3 13. Qxf3 cxd5 14. exd5

Nc4 15. Nd2 Nb6 16. Nf1 Qc7 17. Ne3 g6 18. Bd2 Rfc8 19. Rad1 Qd8 20. a3 Ra7

21. h4 Bf8 22. g3 h5 23. Bb3 Bh6 24. Kg2 Kh7 25. Ra1 Rb7 26. Red1 Nc4 27.

Bxc4 bxc4 28. Rab1 Rc5 29. Nf1 Bxd2 30. Rxd2 Kg7 31. Ne3 Qc8 32. Rbd1 Ng4

33. Re1 Rbb5 34. Red1 Nxe3+ 35. Qxe3 Qb7 36. Qe2 Kf8 37. Kg1 Kg8 38. Kg2

Kg7 39. Kg1 Rb6 40. a4 Qd7 41. Ra1 Rb8 42. Qe4 Rbc8 43. Qe3 Re8 44. Kh2 Qf5

45. Kg2 Kg8 46. Re1 Rec8 47. Ra1 Qd7 48. Kg1 Qb7 49. Qe4 Kg7 50. Kh2 Ra5

51. Qe2 Qd7 52. Qd1 Rcc5 53. Ra3 Qg4 54. Qh1 Qf5 55. Ra1 e4 56. Re1 Rxd5

57. Rxd5 Rxd5 58. Re2 Qf3 59. Qe1 Rd3 60. Re3 Rd1 61. Rxf3 Rxe1 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.01"]

[Round "3"]

[White "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Black "Anastasian, A"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A46"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. g3 b5 4. Bg2 Bb7 5. O-O c5 6. c3 Be7 7. Bg5 cxd4 8.

cxd4 O-O 9. Qd3 Qb6 10. Nbd2 h6 11. Bxf6 Bxf6 12. Rfc1 d6 13. a4 bxa4 14.

Rxa4 Nd7 15. Qa3 Bxf3 16. Bxf3 d5 17. e3 a5 18. Nb3 Bd8 19. Be2 Bc7 20. Qa2

Rfb8 21. Nc5 Nxc5 22. Rxc5 Bd6 23. Rcxa5 Rxa5 24. Rxa5 Qxb2 25. Qxb2 Rxb2

1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.01"]

[Round "3"]

[White "Svidler, P"]

[Black "Akopian, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "C42"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2620"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Bd3 Bd6 7. O-O O-O

8. c4 c6 9. cxd5 cxd5 10. Nc3 Nxc3 11. bxc3 Bg4 12. Rb1 Nd7 13. h3 Bh5 14.

Rb5 Nb6 15. c4 Bxf3 16. Qxf3 dxc4 17. Bc2 Qd7 18. a4 g6 19. Bh6 Rfe8 20.

Rfb1 Rad8 21. Bg5 Be7 22. a5 Nd5 23. Rxb7 Qe6 24. Bd2 Bf6 25. Re1 Qc6 26.

Rxe8+ Qxe8 27. Be4 Qe6 28. Rxa7 c3 29. Bh6 Ne7 30. d5 Qd6 31. g3 Rc8 32.

Rb7 Bd4 33. Bf4 Be5 34. Rb6 Bxf4 35. Rxd6 Bxd6 36. Qf6 Nf5 37. g4 Be7 38.

Qa6 Nd6 39. Bc2 Rb8 40. Qc6 Rc8 41. Qd7 Bf8 42. a6 Rc5 43. a7 Ra5 44. Qa4

1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.01"]

[Round "3"]

[White "Ehlvest, J"]

[Black "Gulko, B"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2660"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 b6 3. Nc3 Bb7 4. d4 e6 5. a3 d5 6. Qc2 Be7 7. cxd5 exd5 8.

g3 O-O 9. Bg2 c5 10. O-O Nc6 11. Rd1 c4 12. Ne5 Na5 13. Bg5 Re8 14. e3 a6

15. Qf5 Qc8 16. Qxc8 Raxc8 17. Bxf6 gxf6 18. Ng4 Kg7 19. e4 dxe4 20. Ne3

Rcd8 21. d5 Bc5 22. Nf5+ Kg6 23. Nh4+ Kg7 24. Nf5+ Kg6 25. Nh4+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.01"]

[Round "3"]

[White "Epishin, V"]

[Black "Vaganian, R"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "D56"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 O-O 7. e3 Ne4 8.

Bxe7 Qxe7 9. Rc1 c6 10. Bd3 Nxc3 11. Rxc3 dxc4 12. Bxc4 Nd7 13. O-O b6 14.

Qe2 a5 15. Rfc1 Bb7 16. a3 Rfd8 17. h3 a4 18. Rd1 c5 19. Bb5 Ra5 20. Bxd7

Qxd7 21. Rd2 cxd4 22. Rxd4 Rd5 23. Qc4 Rxd4 24. Qxd4 Qxd4 25. Nxd4 e5 26.

Nf3 Rd1+ 27. Kh2 Bxf3 28. gxf3 Rd2 29. b3 Rxf2+ 30. Kg3 Re2 31. e4 axb3 32.

Rxb3 Ra2 33. h4 h5 34. Rxb6 Rxa3 35. Rb5 f6 36. Rb7 f5 37. exf5 e4 38. Kf4

exf3 39. Rb2 Ra4+ 40. Kxf3 Rxh4 41. Rg2 Rh3+ 42. Kf2 Kf7 43. Rg5 h4 44. Rg4

1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.01"]

[Round "3"]

[White "Khalifman, A"]

[Black "Hracek, Z"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B63"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 Be7

8. O-O-O Nxd4 9. Qxd4 a6 10. f4 b5 11. Bxf6 gxf6 12. f5 Qa5 13. Kb1 b4 14.

Ne2 e5 15. Qe3 Bb7 16. Ng3 d5 17. Bd3 O-O-O 18. Qe2 h5 19. exd5 h4 20. Ne4

Rxd5 21. Bc4 Rxd1+ 22. Rxd1 Rd8 23. Rd2 Kb8 24. Qe3 Kc7 25. g4 Qb6 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.01"]

[Round "3"]

[White "Minasian, Art"]

[Black "Lputian, S"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A05"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O O-O 5. c4 d5 6. cxd5 Nxd5 7. d3 c5 8.

Qa4 Nc6 9. Nbd2 Qd7 10. Qc4 b6 11. Ne5 Nxe5 12. Qxd5 Qxd5 13. Bxd5 Rb8 14.

Rb1 Rd8 15. Bg2 Ba6 16. b3 Nxd3 17. exd3 Bxd3 18. Be4 Bxf1 19. Kxf1 f5 20.

Bc2 e5 21. Ke2 Bh6 22. f4 exf4 23. Nf3 Re8+ 24. Kf1 Rbd8 25. gxf4 Re4 26.

Bxe4 fxe4 27. Ne1 Rf8 28. Rb2 Bxf4 29. Bxf4 Rxf4+ 30. Rf2 Rh4 31. Nc2 Rh3

32. Ke2 c4 33. bxc4 Rc3 34. Kd2 Rd3+ 35. Ke2 Rc3 36. Nd4 Rxc4 37. Ke3 Ra4

38. Ne6 h6 39. h4 Ra5 40. Kxe4 Kh8 41. Rg2 Ra4+ 42. Ke5 Rxh4 43. Kf6 Rh1

44. Nf8 Kg8 45. Nxg6 Rf1+ 46. Ke6 Re1+ 47. Ne5+ Kh7 48. Rf2 Rg1 49. Kd6 b5

50. Ke6 Rg7 51. Rc2 b4 52. Nc6 Rb7 53. Rb2 h5 54. a4 b3 55. Kd5 h4 56. Nd4

Kh6 57. Kc4 Kg5 58. Nxb3 h3 59. Rd2 Kf4 60. Nc5 Rh7 61. Ne4 h2 62. Kb5 Kf3

63. Nf2 Re7 64. Nh1 Re2 65. Rxe2 Kxe2 66. Kc4 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.02"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Lputian, S"]

[Black "Vaganian, R"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "D56"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. c4 e6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 O-O 7. e3 Ne4 8.

Bxe7 Qxe7 9. Qc2 Nxc3 10. Qxc3 dxc4 11. Qxc4 b6 12. Rc1 c5 13. dxc5 Ba6 14.

Qh4 Qxh4 15. Nxh4 Rc8 16. Be2 bxc5 17. Nf3 Bb7 18. O-O Nd7 19. Rfd1 Nb6 20.

Ne5 Rc7 21. b3 Kf8 22. f3 Ke7 23. e4 Rac8 24. Kf2 f6 25. Nc4 Nxc4 26. Bxc4

Rd7 27. Rxd7+ Kxd7 28. Ke3 Ke7 29. h4 Rc7 30. Bb5 a6 31. Be2 Kd6 32. Rd1+

Ke7 33. Rc1 Kd6 34. Rd1+ Ke7 35. Rd2 Bc8 36. Rc2 Kd6 37. Rd2+ Ke7 38. Rc2

Kd6 39. Kf4 e5+ 40. Ke3 a5 41. Rd2+ Ke7 42. g3 Be6 43. f4 Rb7 44. Rc2 Kd6

45. Bc4 Bxc4 46. Rxc4 Rb4 47. fxe5+ fxe5 48. Kd3 h5 49. Kc3 Kc6 50. a3

1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.02"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Gulko, B"]

[Black "Svidler, P"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E82"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 g6 3. e4 d6 4. d4 Bg7 5. f3 O-O 6. Be3 b6 7. Nge2 c5 8. d5

Na6 9. Ng3 Nc7 10. Bd3 Rb8 11. O-O Bd7 12. Qd2 b5 13. b3 bxc4 14. bxc4 e6

15. Rab1 exd5 16. exd5 Rb6 17. Rxb6 axb6 18. Bf4 Nfe8 19. Rb1 b5 20. Nce4

Bc8 21. a3 f5 22. Bg5 Qd7 23. Nc3 bxc4 24. Bxc4 Ba6 25. Bxa6 Nxa6 26. Nge2

Nec7 27. h4 Rb8 28. Rxb8+ Nxb8 29. Qb2 Qc8 30. Bf4 Bf8 31. Qb6 Nd7 32. Qc6

Nb8 33. Qb6 Nd7 34. Qc6 Nb8 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.02"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Akopian, V"]

[Black "Epishin, V"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2620"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Bb7 5. Nc3 d5 6. Qc2 Be7 7. cxd5 exd5 8.

g3 O-O 9. Bg2 Nbd7 10. O-O c5 11. Bf4 Rc8 12. Bh3 cxd4 13. Nxd4 Ne4 14. Qa4

Ndc5 15. Qd1 Nxc3 16. bxc3 Ra8 17. a4 Ne4 18. Qd3 Bc5 19. Nb3 Qf6 20. Nxc5

bxc5 21. Rac1 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.02"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Anastasian, A"]

[Black "Khalifman, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A16"]

[WhiteElo "2520"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. c4 g6 2. Nc3 Bg7 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nf3 d5 6. cxd5 Nxd5 7. O-O Nc6

8. Nxd5 Qxd5 9. d3 Qb5 10. Rb1 a5 11. a4 Qa6 12. Be3 Bg4 13. Qd2 Rfd8 14.

Rfc1 Rac8 15. Rc5 Bxf3 16. Bxf3 Ne5 17. Rxa5 Nxf3+ 18. exf3 Qxd3 19. Qxd3

Rxd3 20. b4 b6 21. Rb5 Ra3 22. a5 bxa5 23. Rxa5 Ra8 24. Rc5 Rc3 25. Rc1

Rxc1+ 26. Bxc1 Ra7 27. Bf4 Bd4 28. Rxc7 Rxc7 29. Bxc7 Kf8 30. Kf1 Ke8 31.

Ke2 Kd7 32. Bf4 Kc6 33. Bg5 e6 34. Be3 Bc3 35. Bc5 Kb5 36. Kd3 Bxb4 37.

Bxb4 Kxb4 38. Kd4 f6 39. f4 Kb5 40. g4 Kc6 41. g5 e5+ 42. fxe5 fxg5 43. f3

h5 44. Kc4 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.02"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Hracek, Z"]

[Black "Ehlvest, J"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "C10"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2660"]



1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. g3 Be7 6. Bg2 Ngf6 7. Nxf6+

Bxf6 8. Nf3 O-O 9. O-O e5 10. Be3 c6 11. Re1 exd4 12. Bxd4 Bxd4 13. Qxd4

Nf6 14. a4 Qxd4 15. Nxd4 Rd8 16. c3 a5 17. Re5 Nd7 18. Re7 Kf8 19. Rae1 Nf6

20. h3 Bd7 21. R7e5 Re8 22. f4 Rac8 23. Kf2 b6 24. g4 h6 25. Kg3 Rxe5 26.

fxe5 Ne8 27. h4 g6 28. Bf1 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.02"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Minasian, Art"]

[Black "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A29"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. g3 Nd4 5. Bg2 Nxf3+ 6. Bxf3 Bb4 7. Qb3

Bc5 8. O-O O-O 9. d3 h6 10. Na4 Be7 11. Be3 c6 12. c5 d5 13. cxd6 Bxd6 14.

Rfc1 Qe7 15. Bc5 Rd8 16. Bxd6 Qxd6 17. Nc5 Qe7 18. Rc2 Nd5 19. Qa4 b6 20.

Ne4 Bb7 21. a3 c5 22. Rac1 a5 23. Nd2 Qe6 24. Qh4 Rab8 25. Nc4 Bc6 26. Qh5

Re8 27. Bg4 Qf6 28. Bf3 Rbd8 29. Qh3 Ba4 30. Rd2 Bb3 31. Qg2 Qe6 32. Bxd5

Rxd5 33. Rc3 a4 34. Ne3 Rd7 35. Nf1 Red8 36. f3 f5 37. e4 f4 38. Qf2 Rd4

39. gxf4 exf4 40. Qh4 Qe5 41. h3 R8d6 42. Nh2 h5 43. Nf1 Rg6+ 44. Kh2 Rdd6

45. Qf2 h4 46. d4 cxd4 47. Rcd3 Bc4 48. Rxd4 Rxd4 49. Rxd4 Bxf1 50. Rd8+

Kh7 51. Rd5 Qf6 52. Rh5+ Kg8 53. Rf5 Qxf5 54. exf5 Rg2+ 55. Qxg2 Bxg2 56.

Kxg2 Kf7 57. Kf2 Kf6 58. Ke2 Kxf5 59. Kd3 Ke5 60. Kc4 b5+ 61. Kc3 Kd5 62.

Kd3 Kc5 63. Kc3 b4+ 64. Kd3 g5 65. axb4+ Kxb4 66. Kc2 Kc4 67. Kd2 Kb3 68.

Kc1 g4 69. fxg4 f3 70. Kd2 f2 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.03"]

[Round "5"]

[White "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Black "Lputian, S"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "D56"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Be7 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 O-O 7. e3 Ne4 8.

Bxe7 Qxe7 9. Qc2 Nxc3 10. Qxc3 dxc4 11. Bxc4 c5 12. O-O cxd4 13. Nxd4 Bd7

14. Qb3 e5 15. Ne2 Nc6 16. Bd5 Nb4 17. Nc3 Nxd5 18. Nxd5 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.03"]

[Round "5"]

[White "Svidler, P"]

[Black "Hracek, Z"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B49"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Qc7 5. Nc3 e6 6. Be2 a6 7. f4 b5 8.

Nxc6 Qxc6 9. Bf3 Bb7 10. Be3 Rc8 11. Qd3 Qc4 12. a3 Nf6 13. Bd4 d5 14. Bxf6

Qxd3 15. cxd3 dxe4 16. Nxe4 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.03"]

[Round "5"]

[White "Ehlvest, J"]

[Black "Anastasian, A"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A34"]

[WhiteElo "2660"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. e4 e5 5. g3 d6 6. Bg2 g6 7. O-O Bg7 8.

Ne1 O-O 9. Nc2 Nd4 10. d3 Rb8 11. Rb1 a5 12. Nxd4 cxd4 13. Nb5 Bd7 14. Nxd6

Bg4 15. f3 Bxf3 16. Qxf3 Qxd6 17. Bd2 Nd7 18. a3 a4 19. b4 axb3 20. Rxb3

Nc5 21. Rb5 Ra8 22. Bb4 b6 23. h4 Ra7 24. Bh3 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.03"]

[Round "5"]

[White "Vaganian, R"]

[Black "Akopian, V"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E87"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2620"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Be3 e5 7. d5 Nh5 8. Qd2

Qh4+ 9. Bf2 Qf4 10. Be3 Qh4+ 11. Bf2 Qf4 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.03"]

[Round "5"]

[White "Epishin, V"]

[Black "Gulko, B"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. d4 g6 2. c4 Bg7 3. e4 Nc6 4. Nf3 d6 5. Be2 Bg4 6. Be3 e5 7. d5 Bxf3 8.

Bxf3 Nd4 9. Bxd4 exd4 10. Nd2 c5 11. dxc6 bxc6 12. b4 Ne7 13. O-O O-O 14.

Nb3 Qb6 15. a3 Rab8 16. c5 dxc5 17. Nxc5 Rfd8 18. Nd3 a5 19. Qc2 axb4 20.

axb4 Ra8 21. g3 Ra7 22. Rxa7 Qxa7 23. e5 Qa6 24. Re1 Nd5 25. e6 Qb5 26.

exf7+ Kxf7 27. Qe2 Bf6 28. Qe6+ Kg7 29. Ne5 Rf8 30. Bxd5 cxd5 31. Nd7 Rf7

32. Nxf6 Rxf6 33. Qe7+ Rf7 34. Qe5+ Kh6 35. Qxd4 Qc4 36. Qd2+ Kg7 37. Rc1

Qe4 38. b5 d4 39. Qb2 Rb7 40. b6 Qe5 41. Ra1 Qc5 42. Rb1 h5 43. Qb5 Qd6 44.

Qb4 Qf6 45. Rb3 Qd8 46. Qb5 Qd6 47. h4 d3 48. Qa6 Rd7 49. Qa1+ Qd4 50. Qd1

d2 51. Rb1 Qe4 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.03"]

[Round "5"]

[White "Khalifman, A"]

[Black "Minasian, Art"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B00"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 d5 3. exd5 Qxd5 4. Nc3 Qa5 5. Bb5 Bd7 6. O-O O-O-O 7. a3

Nf6 8. Rb1 Qb6 9. h3 e6 10. d3 Nd5 11. Bd2 Be8 12. Bc4 Nd4 13. b4 Nxc3 14.

Bxc3 Nxf3+ 15. Qxf3 Qc6 16. Qxc6 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.04"]

[Round "6"]

[White "Lputian, S"]

[Black "Akopian, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D98"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2620"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Qb3 dxc4 6. Qxc4 O-O 7. e4 Nc6

8. Be2 Bg4 9. d5 Na5 10. Qa4 Bxf3 11. Bxf3 c6 12. O-O cxd5 13. Rd1 Nc6 14.

exd5 Ne5 15. Be2 Ne8 16. Ne4 Nd6 17. Nxd6 Qxd6 18. Qb3 b6 19. Be3 Nd7 20.

Rac1 Nc5 21. Qa3 a5 22. Bb5 Rac8 23. Bc6 Rfd8 24. g3 e6 25. b4 axb4 26.

Qxb4 exd5 27. Bxd5 Qc7 28. Rb1 Qe5 29. Qc4 Qf6 30. a4 Nd7 31. Qa2 Qf5 32.

Rb4 Be5 33. Qb1 Nf6 34. Qxf5 gxf5 35. Rb5 Nxd5 36. Rbxd5 Rxd5 37. Rxd5 Bc7

38. Rxf5 Ra8 39. Bf4 Bxf4 40. Rxf4 Ra5 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.04"]

[Round "6"]

[White "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Black "Khalifman, A"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "D78"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d5 6. O-O c6 7. b3 dxc4 8.

bxc4 c5 9. Bb2 cxd4 10. Nxd4 Qb6 11. Nb3 Rd8 12. Qc1 Nc6 13. Nc3 Be6 14.

Na4 Qc7 15. Nac5 Bf5 16. a3 Qb6 17. h3 Nd7 18. Bxg7 Nxc5 19. Nxc5 Qxc5 20.

Bb2 Be6 21. Kh2 Qxc4 22. Qh6 Nd4 23. Bxd4 Qxd4 24. Bxb7 Rab8 25. Bf3 Rb5

26. Qf4 Qxf4 27. gxf4 Rd4 28. Kg3 Ra4 29. Rfd1 Rb3 30. Rd3 Rxd3 31. exd3

Bf5 32. Be2 Kg7 33. Bf1 Kf6 34. Kf3 h6 35. Ke3 e5 36. fxe5+ Kxe5 37. Bg2 g5

38. Bf1 Rh4 39. Rb1 Bxh3 40. Rb5+ Kd6 41. Bxh3 Rxh3+ 42. Ke2 g4 43. Ra5 Rh2

44. Rxa7 f5 45. Kf1 Rh1+ 46. Kg2 Rd1 47. Ra6+ Ke5 48. Rxh6 Rxd3 49. Ra6 Kf4

50. Ra4+ Kg5 51. Ra8 Rd2 52. Ra5 Rb2 53. Kg3 Rb3+ 54. Kg2 Rc3 55. Ra8 Rc4

56. Ra5 Kf4 57. Ra8 Rc2 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.04"]

[Round "6"]

[White "Gulko, B"]

[Black "Vaganian, R"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D41"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. g3 d5 5. d4 e6 6. cxd5 Nxd5 7. Bg2 Nxc3

8. bxc3 cxd4 9. cxd4 Bb4+ 10. Bd2 Be7 11. Bc3 O-O 12. O-O Bd7 13. Qd2 Rc8

14. e4 Bf6 15. Rac1 Qb6 16. d5 Bxc3 17. Rxc3 exd5 18. exd5 Nb8 19. Rb3 Qa6

20. Re1 Ba4 21. Ra3 b5 22. Nd4 Rce8 23. Rxe8 Rxe8 24. Re3 Rf8 25. Nc6 Qb6

26. Qb4 Nxc6 27. dxc6 a5 28. Qe7 b4 29. c7 Qa6 30. Bh3 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.04"]

[Round "6"]

[White "Anastasian, A"]

[Black "Svidler, P"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A36"]

[WhiteElo "2520"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. c4 g6 2. Nc3 Bg7 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 O-O 5. e4 c5 6. Nge2 Nc6 7. f4 d6 8.

h3 e6 9. O-O Ne8 10. d3 Nc7 11. Be3 Nd4 12. Rb1 a5 13. a4 b6 14. Nb5 Ncxb5

15. axb5 Bb7 16. Nxd4 cxd4 17. Bd2 Rc8 18. b4 axb4 19. Bxb4 Re8 20. Ra1 Rc7

21. Qb3 h5 22. h4 d5 23. cxd5 exd5 24. e5 Qd7 25. Qb2 Qxb5 26. Qxd4 Rc2 27.

Ra7 Qc6 28. Rf2 Rxf2 29. Qxf2 Ra8 30. Qa2 Rxa7 31. Qxa7 Bc8 32. Qb8 Kh7 33.

Qd6 Qc1+ 34. Kh2 Qb2 35. Qxb6 Bf5 36. Bc5 Qc2 37. Qd6 Bxd3 38. Qxd5 Bf5 39.

Be7 Be6 40. Qc5 Qe2 41. Qd4 Bg4 42. Qc3 Qf2 43. Qc1 Be6 44. Qf1 Qb2 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.04"]

[Round "6"]

[White "Hracek, Z"]

[Black "Epishin, V"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B66"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 a6 8.

O-O-O Nxd4 9. Qxd4 Be7 10. f4 b5 11. Bxf6 gxf6 12. f5 Qc7 13. Be2 Qc5 14.

Qd3 Ra7 15. Bh5 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.04"]

[Round "6"]

[White "Minasian, Art"]

[Black "Ehlvest, J"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B21"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2660"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. c3 dxc3 5. Nxc3 Nc6 6. Bc4 a6 7. O-O Nge7

8. Bg5 h6 9. Bh4 d6 10. Qe2 Qa5 11. a3 Ng6 12. b4 Qc7 13. Bg3 Be7 14. Rac1

O-O 15. Ba2 Qb8 16. Nd2 Bd7 17. f4 Bf6 18. Qh5 b5 19. e5 dxe5 20. Nce4 Bd8

21. fxe5 Ncxe5 22. Nc5 Bc6 23. Nxe6 Bb6+ 24. Nc5 Qd8 25. Ndb3 Nc4 26. Kh1

Ra7 27. Bb1 Re7 28. Rf2 Qe8 29. Rcf1 Ne3 30. Rg1 Ne5 31. Nd4 Ba8 32. Nf5

Nxf5 33. Qxf5 g6 34. Qh3 h5 35. Bxe5 Rxe5 36. Nd7 Re6 37. Nf6+ Rxf6 38.

Rxf6 Bxg1 39. Kxg1 Qe5 40. Qh4 Qb2 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.05"]

[Round "7"]

[White "Svidler, P"]

[Black "Minasian, Art"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B08"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 c6 4. h3 d6 5. a4 Nf6 6. Nc3 O-O 7. Be3 Nbd7 8.

a5 e5 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Qd6 Re8 11. Bc4 Bf8 12. Qd3 Bb4 13. Bxf7+ Kxf7 14.

Qc4+ Kg7 15. Qxb4 Nb8 16. Rd1 Qc7 17. O-O Na6 18. Qd6 Nd7 19. Ng5 Qxd6 20.

Rxd6 h6 21. Nf3 Nc7 22. Rfd1 Re7 23. Nh4 Nf8 24. Bc5 Re8 25. Nf3 Na6 26.

Ba3 g5 27. Rd8 Rxd8 28. Rxd8 Ng6 29. Bd6 Kf6 30. Na4 Ke6 31. b3 b6 32. axb6

Bb7 33. Rxa8 Bxa8 34. Ba3 axb6 35. Nxb6 Bb7 36. Nc4 Nb8 37. Nd6 Ba6 38. Nf5

Nf4 39. Nxh6 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.05"]

[Round "7"]

[White "Ehlvest, J"]

[Black "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A87"]

[WhiteElo "2660"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. Nf3 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 g6 4. O-O Bg7 5. c4 O-O 6. Nc3 d6 7. d4 Na6 8.

Rb1 c6 9. d5 Bd7 10. b3 Nc5 11. Bb2 a5 12. Nd4 Qe8 13. e3 e5 14. dxe6 Bxe6

15. Qc2 Bf7 16. Rbd1 Qe7 17. Rfe1 Qc7 18. Nde2 Rfe8 19. Nf4 Qe7 20. Nd3

Nce4 21. f3 Nxc3 22. Bxc3 d5 23. cxd5 Nxd5 24. Bxg7 Kxg7 25. e4 fxe4 26.

fxe4 Nb4 27. Qb2+ Kg8 28. Nf2 Qe5 29. Qxe5 Rxe5 30. Rd7 Kf8 31. Rxb7 Nxa2

32. Nd3 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.05"]

[Round "7"]

[White "Akopian, V"]

[Black "Gulko, B"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A05"]

[WhiteElo "2620"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 b6 3. Bg2 Bb7 4. O-O e6 5. c4 Be7 6. Nc3 O-O 7. Re1 d5 8.

cxd5 Nxd5 9. Nxd5 exd5 10. d4 Nd7 11. Qa4 c5 12. Rd1 a6 13. dxc5 Nxc5 14.

Qg4 Qc8 15. Qh5 Qe6 16. Bg5 Rfe8 17. Bxe7 Qxe7 18. Nd4 g6 19. Qf3 Ne4 20.

Rac1 Rac8 21. Qf4 Rc5 22. h4 Rec8 23. Nb3 Rc4 24. Bxe4 Qxe4 25. Qxe4 dxe4

26. Kf1 Rxc1 27. Rxc1 Rxc1+ 28. Nxc1 Kg7 29. Ke1 Kf6 30. Kd2 Ke5 31. e3 f6

32. Ne2 Bc6 33. Nd4 Bd7 34. Kc3 Kd5 35. Nc2 Kc5 36. b3 g5 37. Nd4 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.05"]

[Round "7"]

[White "Vaganian, R"]

[Black "Hracek, Z"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A07"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 c6 4. O-O Bf5 5. d3 h6 6. Nbd2 e6 7. Qe1 Bc5 8.

e4 Bh7 9. Kh1 Nbd7 10. Qe2 O-O 11. Nh4 a5 12. f4 a4 13. c3 Be7 14. f5 dxe4

15. dxe4 Ne5 16. Ndf3 Qd3 17. Re1 Rad8 18. Bf4 Qxe2 19. Rxe2 Nd3 20. Rf1

Nxf4 21. gxf4 Nh5 22. fxe6 Nxf4 23. exf7+ Rxf7 24. Ree1 Bxh4 25. Nxh4 Nxg2

26. Kxg2 Rd2+ 27. Kg3 Rxf1 28. Rxf1 Rxb2 29. e5 Rxa2 30. Rd1 Re2 31. Rd8+

Kf7 32. Rd7+ Kf8 33. Nf3 a3 34. Rxb7 a2 35. Ra7 c5 36. h4 Bg8 37. h5 Ke8

38. Kf4 Bd5 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.05"]

[Round "7"]

[White "Epishin, V"]

[Black "Anastasian, A"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E16"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 Qe7 5. g3 b6 6. Bg2 Bb7 7. O-O Bxd2

8. Qxd2 d6 9. Nc3 Ne4 10. Nxe4 Bxe4 11. Qe3 Bb7 12. Rfd1 Nd7 13. b4 a5 14.

a3 Nf6 15. Rac1 axb4 16. axb4 O-O 17. Ra1 b5 18. c5 Bd5 19. Qc3 Ne4 20. Qd3

Qf6 21. cxd6 cxd6 22. Rac1 g5 23. Qe3 Rfc8 24. Nd2 Nxd2 25. Qxd2 Rxc1 26.

Qxc1 Bxg2 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.05"]

[Round "7"]

[White "Khalifman, A"]

[Black "Lputian, S"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D36"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. d4 e6 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. c4 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Qc2 O-O 6. cxd5 exd5 7. Bg5 Nbd7

8. e3 Re8 9. Bd3 Nf8 10. O-O c6 11. Rae1 Ng4 12. Bxe7 Rxe7 13. b4 Qd6 14.

b5 c5 15. e4 c4 16. e5 Qd8 17. Bf5 Bxf5 18. Qxf5 Nh6 19. Qc2 Ne6 20. Rb1

Rd7 21. Ne2 g6 22. Ng3 Kg7 23. Qc3 a6 24. b6 a5 25. Rb5 Ra6 26. Rfb1 Ng8

27. Qe3 Ne7 28. Ng5 Nc6 29. Nxe6+ fxe6 30. Ne2 Qf8 31. Qh3 Re7 32. a3 Ra8

33. Rd1 Rae8 34. Rb2 Rf7 35. Qe3 Qe7 36. f3 Ref8 37. Rbd2 Qd8 38. Rb1 Qh4

39. Nc3 Qf4 40. Qxf4 Rxf4 41. Ne2 R4f7 42. Nc3 Rf4 43. Ne2 R4f7 44. Nc3 g5

45. Rbd1 Kg6 46. Ne2 h5 47. Kf2 g4 48. f4 Rxf4+ 49. Nxf4+ Rxf4+ 50. Ke2 Kf5

51. Rf1 Rxf1 52. Kxf1 Ke4 53. Ke1 c3 54. Rf2 Kd3 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.06"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Lputian, S"]

[Black "Gulko, B"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E11"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Nbd2 O-O 5. a3 Be7 6. e4 d5 7. e5 Nfd7 8.

b4 a5 9. b5 c5 10. cxd5 exd5 11. Bd3 cxd4 12. Nb3 a4 13. Nbxd4 Nc5 14. O-O

Nbd7 15. Nf5 Nxd3 16. Qxd3 Nc5 17. Nxe7+ Qxe7 18. Qxd5 Nb3 19. Bg5 Qe6 20.

Rad1 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.06"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Black "Svidler, P"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D78"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. O-O O-O 6. c4 c6 7. Nbd2 Ne4 8.

b3 c5 9. Bb2 Nxd2 10. Qxd2 dxc4 11. bxc4 cxd4 12. Nxd4 Nc6 13. Rfd1 Nxd4

14. Bxd4 Qxd4 15. Qxd4 Bxd4 16. Rxd4 Rb8 17. c5 Be6 18. Ra4 a6 19. c6 bxc6

20. Rxa6 c5 21. a4 Rb2 22. a5 c4 23. Rc6 Rfb8 24. Be4 Rxe2 25. Rb6 Rd8 26.

Bf3 Red2 27. a6 c3 28. a7 c2 29. Rb8 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.06"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Anastasian, A"]

[Black "Vaganian, R"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E13"]

[WhiteElo "2520"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 b6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bg5 Bb7 6. e3 h6 7. Bh4 Bxc3+ 8.

bxc3 Qe7 9. Nd2 e5 10. Be2 g5 11. Bg3 d6 12. Bf3 e4 13. Be2 Nbd7 14. a4 a5

15. Qb3 Bc6 16. h4 Rg8 17. hxg5 hxg5 18. Nb1 Kf8 19. Na3 Kg7 20. Nb5 Rh8

21. Kd2 Rxh1 22. Rxh1 Nf8 23. c5 bxc5 24. dxc5 dxc5 25. c4 Ne8 26. Qc3+ f6

27. Kc1 Ng6 28. Rh5 Ne5 29. Bxe5 fxe5 30. f4 exf3 31. gxf3 Kg6 32. f4 exf4

33. exf4 Qxe2 34. Rxg5+ Kf7 35. Rf5+ Kg8 36. Rg5+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.06"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Hracek, Z"]

[Black "Akopian, V"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B22"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2620"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 Nf6 4. e5 Nd5 5. d4 cxd4 6. Bc4 e6 7. cxd4 d6 8.

O-O Nb6 9. Bd3 Nb4 10. Be2 dxe5 11. Nxe5 Nc6 12. Nxc6 bxc6 13. Bf4 Be7 14.

Nc3 O-O 15. Rc1 Bd7 16. Ne4 Nd5 17. Be5 Qb6 18. Nc5 Rfd8 19. Qc2 Be8 20. a3

f6 21. Na4 Qb7 22. Bg3 Nb6 23. Nc5 Bxc5 24. dxc5 Nd5 25. Bd3 Bg6 26. Bxg6

hxg6 27. Qxg6 e5 28. h4 a5 29. Rc4 Rdb8 30. Rc2 Qf7 31. Qxf7+ Kxf7 32. Re1

Rb3 33. Re4 Rab8 34. Ra4 R8b5 35. h5 Kg8 36. Kh2 Kh7 37. Kh3 Nf4+ 38. Kg4

Ne6 39. Rd2 Rxc5 40. f3 e4 41. Bd6 Rg5+ 42. Kh4 Rd3 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.06"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Khalifman, A"]

[Black "Ehlvest, J"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B08"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2660"]



1. d4 g6 2. e4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. Be3 Bg4 6. Be2 O-O 7. O-O Nc6 8.

Qd2 Re8 9. Rad1 e5 10. dxe5 dxe5 11. Qc1 Qc8 12. h3 Bxf3 13. Bxf3 Rd8 14.

Rxd8+ Qxd8 15. Rd1 Qf8 16. Nb5 Qe7 17. c3 a6 18. Na3 h5 19. Nc2 Rd8 20. Na1

1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.06"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Minasian, Art"]

[Black "Epishin, V"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B12"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 c5 6. O-O Nc6 7. c3 cxd4 8.

cxd4 Nge7 9. Nc3 Bg4 10. Ne1 Bxe2 11. Nxe2 Nf5 12. Nc2 Qb6 13. b3 Be7 14.

Bb2 Rc8 15. Ne3 Nxe3 16. fxe3 Bg5 17. Rf3 O-O 18. Rg3 h6 19. Ba3 Nb4 20.

Qd2 a5 21. Nc3 f6 22. Na4 Qb5 23. Nc5 Rxc5 24. dxc5 fxe5 25. Bxb4 axb4 26.

Rc1 e4 27. Qd1 Bh4 28. Rh3 Bf2+ 29. Kh1 Qd3 30. g4 e5 31. Kg2 d4 32. exd4

Qxd1 33. Rxd1 exd4 34. Rh5 d3 35. Re5 Rf4 36. Rxe4 Rxe4 37. Kxf2 Re2+ 38.

Kg3 Rxa2 39. Rxd3 Rc2 40. Rd4 Rc3+ 41. Kf4 Rxb3 42. Rd7 Rc3 43. Rxb7 Rxc5

44. Rxb4 Kf7 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.07"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Gulko, B"]

[Black "Hracek, Z"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A27"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nf3 Bb4 4. Nd5 Bc5 5. e3 e4 6. d4 Be7 7. Nd2 f5 8.

g4 Nb4 9. gxf5 Nxd5 10. Qh5+ Kf8 11. cxd5 Nf6 12. Qh4 c6 13. Nxe4 Nxd5 14.

Qg4 Nb4 15. Rg1 Rg8 16. Kd1 d5 17. Ng5 Bxg5 18. Qxg5 Qxg5 19. Rxg5 h6 20.

Rg3 Bxf5 21. Bd2 Na6 22. Rf3 g6 23. Bd3 Ke7 24. Bxf5 gxf5 25. Rxf5 Rg1+ 26.

Be1 Rf8 27. Re5+ Kd7 28. Ke2 Rf6 29. Rc1 Rg2 30. Rh5 Nc7 31. Kf1 Rg8 32.

Rh3 Ne6 33. Rg3 Rgf8 34. Ke2 Ng5 35. f4 Ne4 36. Rg4 Rf5 37. Bb4 R8f7 38.

Rcg1 Rh5 39. h4 Ke6 40. Be1 Rhf5 41. Kf3 h5 42. Rg8 Rf8 43. R1g6+ Kd7 44.

Bb4 Rxg8 45. Rxg8 Rf7 46. Rh8 Ke6 47. Rxh5 Rg7 48. f5+ Kf6 49. Kf4 Rg2 50.

Rh6+ Kg7 51. Re6 Rxb2 52. a3 Rb3 53. h5 a5 54. h6+ Kg8 55. Re8+ Kh7 56. Bf8

1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.07"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Svidler, P"]

[Black "Khalifman, A"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B58"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nf3 h6 8.

O-O Be7 9. Re1 O-O 10. h3 Be6 11. Bf1 Qa5 12. Bd2 Qd8 13. Bc1 Qa5 14. Bd2

Qd8 15. Bc1 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.07"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Ehlvest, J"]

[Black "Lputian, S"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "D37"]

[WhiteElo "2660"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. d4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. c4 Nf6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Qc2 c5 6. dxc5 Na6 7. cxd5 Nxd5

8. e4 Ndb4 9. Qa4+ Bd7 10. Qd1 Nxc5 11. a3 Nc6 12. Be3 a5 13. Bb5 O-O 14.

O-O Qc7 15. Rc1 Rfd8 16. Qe2 Ne5 17. Nxe5 Qxe5 18. f4 Qb8 19. e5 b6 20. b4

axb4 21. axb4 Bxb5 22. Nxb5 Na6 23. Rc6 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.07"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Akopian, V"]

[Black "Anastasian, A"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B17"]

[WhiteElo "2620"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Ng5 Ngf6 6. Bd3 e6 7. N1f3 Bd6

8. Qe2 h6 9. Ne4 Nxe4 10. Qxe4 c5 11. O-O Nf6 12. Bb5+ Ke7 13. Qe2 Bd7 14.

dxc5 Bxc5 15. a4 Bxb5 16. axb5 Qb6 17. Bd2 Rhc8 18. c4 a5 19. b3 Bb4 20.

Be3 Bc5 21. Bd2 Bb4 22. Be3 Bc5 23. Bf4 Rd8 24. Be5 Bd6 25. Bd4 Bc5 26. Be5

Bb4 27. Bxf6+ gxf6 28. Rad1 Rxd1 29. Rxd1 Rd8 30. Rxd8 Qxd8 31. g3 b6 32.

Kg2 Bc5 33. h4 Qa8 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.07"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Vaganian, R"]

[Black "Minasian, Art"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A07"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 Bg4 3. Bg2 c6 4. d3 Nd7 5. O-O e6 6. b3 Qf6 7. d4 Bd6 8. c4

Qe7 9. Nc3 f5 10. Qc2 Ngf6 11. cxd5 exd5 12. h3 Bxf3 13. exf3 O-O 14. Qxf5

Ne8 15. Qd3 g5 16. Qe3 h6 17. Qxe7 Bxe7 18. f4 Bf6 19. Ne2 Ng7 20. Be3 Nf5

21. Rad1 Rae8 22. Rd3 Re7 23. g4 gxf4 24. Nxf4 Nxe3 25. fxe3 Rxe3 26. Rxe3

Bxd4 27. Nxd5 cxd5 28. Bxd5+ Kg7 29. Rxf8 Bxe3+ 30. Rf2 Nc5 31. Kg2 Bxf2

32. Kxf2 Kf6 33. Ke3 Ke5 34. Bf3 b6 35. h4 Ne6 36. Be4 Nf4 37. g5 hxg5 38.

hxg5 Ne6 39. g6 Ng7 40. Bd3 Ne6 41. Bc4 Ng7 42. Kd3 Nf5 43. Kc3 a5 44. Bd3

Ng7 45. Kc4 Kd6 46. Kd4 Ke6 47. Bc4+ Kd6 48. Ke4 Ne8 49. Kf5 Ke7 50. Ke5

Ng7 51. a4 Nh5 52. Be6 Ng7 53. Bf7 Nh5 54. Kd5 Kd7 55. Be6+ Ke7 56. Bf5 Ng7

57. Bd3 Ne6 58. Kc6 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.07"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Epishin, V"]

[Black "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "E11"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 a5 5. Qc2 d6 6. Nc3 Qe7 7. e4 e5 8.

dxe5 dxe5 9. Nd5 Nxd5 10. cxd5 O-O 11. Bc4 Bg4 12. Bxb4 Qxb4+ 13. Nd2 c6

14. a3 Qe7 15. O-O cxd5 16. exd5 Nd7 17. Rfe1 Rac8 18. Qd3 Qg5 19. Re3 Bf5

20. Qe2 Rfd8 21. Re1 Qh6 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.08"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Lputian, S"]

[Black "Hracek, Z"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Ba6 5. Qc2 Bb7 6. Nc3 c5 7. e4 cxd4 8.

Nxd4 Nc6 9. Nxc6 Bxc6 10. Be2 Qb8 11. f4 Bc5 12. e5 Bxg2 13. exf6 Bxh1 14.

fxg7 Rg8 15. Qxh7 Ke7 16. Bd2 Qb7 17. O-O-O Rac8 18. f5 f6 19. Qg6 Qg2 20.

Bg4 Bd4 21. fxe6 dxe6 22. Re1 e5 23. Qf5 Qc6 24. Nb5 Qxc4+ 25. Kb1 Rcd8 26.

Bb4+ 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.08"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Black "Vaganian, R"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. d4 e6 2. c4 b6 3. Nf3 Bb7 4. a3 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Bg5 Bg7 7. e3 O-O 8.

Be2 d6 9. h3 Nbd7 10. Qc2 h6 11. Bh4 c5 12. O-O cxd4 13. Nxd4 a6 14. Rfd1

Qc7 15. Rac1 Rac8 16. Bg3 Ne5 17. b3 Rfd8 18. Qb1 Qb8 19. Bf1 Ba8 20. Qa2

Ne4 21. Nxe4 Bxe4 22. b4 Qa7 23. a4 Qc7 24. Qa3 Bb7 25. a5 bxa5 26. bxa5 g5

27. Nb3 Qe7 28. c5 dxc5 29. Rxd8+ Qxd8 30. Rxc5 Nd7 31. Rxc8 Qxc8 32. Qb4

Bd5 33. Nd4 Qc1 34. Bd6 Nf6 35. Ne2 Qc2 36. Qc3 Qd1 37. Qc8+ Kh7 38. Qxa6

Ne4 39. Ng3 Nxd6 40. Qxd6 Qa1 41. Qc7 Kg6 42. a6 Be5 43. Qc2+ f5 44. e4

fxe4 45. Nxe4 Kg7 46. Ng3 Bd4 47. Kh2 Be5 48. Kg1 Bd4 49. Kh2 Be5 50. Be2

Qe1 51. Bh5 Kf8 52. Qc5+ Kg8 53. Qc8+ Kh7 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.08"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Ehlvest, J"]

[Black "Svidler, P"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "E61"]

[WhiteElo "2660"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 O-O 5. Bg5 d6 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Qc2 a6 8.

Be2 h6 9. Bh4 c5 10. O-O cxd4 11. Nxd4 Ne5 12. Rac1 Nc6 13. a3 Bd7 14. Rfd1

Qb8 15. b4 Nxd4 16. exd4 Bc6 17. c5 dxc5 18. dxc5 Qe5 19. Bg3 Qe6 20. Re1

Qc8 21. Bc4 e6 22. a4 Rd8 23. Red1 Nd5 24. Bxd5 exd5 25. b5 axb5 26. axb5

Ra3 27. bxc6 Rxc3 28. Qxc3 Bxc3 29. c7 Bg7 30. cxd8=Q+ Qxd8 31. Rb1 Qd7 32.

Bd6 d4 33. Rb6 Qa4 34. Rbb1 g5 35. h3 Qc6 36. Re1 d3 37. Rbd1 Qd5 38. Re3

d2 39. g4 Qc4 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.08"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Anastasian, A"]

[Black "Gulko, B"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A22"]

[WhiteElo "2520"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 Bb4 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nf3 Re8 6. O-O e4 7. Nd4 Bxc3

8. dxc3 d6 9. Nc2 Nbd7 10. Ne3 b6 11. b3 a5 12. Nd5 Bb7 13. a4 h6 14. h3

Nxd5 15. cxd5 Qf6 16. Be3 Qf5 17. c4 Nc5 18. Qc2 Bc8 19. Qc3 h5 20. Bd4 Qg6

21. Kh2 Bd7 22. Rae1 f6 23. Rd1 Re7 24. Rfe1 Kf7 25. f3 exf3 26. exf3 Rxe1

27. Rxe1 Qd3 28. Qxd3 Nxd3 29. Re3 Nb4 30. g4 Nc2 31. Rd3 Nxd4 32. Rxd4 Re8

33. Bf1 Re3 34. Rd3 Re1 35. Bg2 g5 36. gxh5 Bf5 37. Rc3 Kg7 38. Kg3 Kh6 39.

f4 Kxh5 40. Bf3+ Kg6 41. fxg5 fxg5 42. Bg4 Be4 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.08"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Khalifman, A"]

[Black "Epishin, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A32"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Nf3 c5 5. g3 O-O 6. Bg2 cxd4 7. Nxd4 d5 8.

cxd5 Nxd5 9. Qb3 Nc6 10. Nxc6 bxc6 11. O-O Be7 12. Rd1 Ba6 13. e4 Rb8 14.

exd5 Rxb3 15. axb3 cxd5 16. Rxa6 Qb8 17. Be3 Qxb3 18. Rxa7 Bf6 19. Rd2 Qc4

20. Bf1 Qb4 21. Ra4 Qb3 22. Ra3 Qb4 23. Ra4 Qb3 24. Ra5 Rb8 25. Bf4 Bxc3

26. bxc3 Qxc3 27. Rda2 Rc8 28. Ra8 f6 29. Bd2 Qc6 30. R8a6 Qe8 31. Bh3 Rc6

32. Ra8 Rc8 33. R8a6 Rc6 34. Ra8 Rc8 35. R8a7 h6 36. Ra1 Kh8 37. Bb4 Rc4

38. Be7 Rc6 39. Bf1 Rc8 40. Bd3 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.08"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Minasian, Art"]

[Black "Akopian, V"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B86"]

[WhiteElo "2580"]

[BlackElo "2620"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bc4 e6 7. f4 Nc6 8.

Bb3 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 Qc7 10. Be3 Be7 11. O-O O-O 12. Kh1 b5 13. f5 exf5 14.

exf5 Bb7 15. Rad1 Rac8 16. Rd2 Rfe8 17. Qf4 Bc6 18. Bd4 Qb7 19. Qg3 Nh5 20.

Qg4 Nf6 21. Qg3 Nh5 22. Qh3 Bg5 23. Qxh5 Bxd2 24. Qg4 Bh6 25. Kg1 Kh8 26.

f6 g6 27. Qh3 Bd2 28. Rd1 Bg5 29. Qg3 Bh6 30. Qh3 Bf8 31. Bf2 Re5 32. Bxf7

Bxg2 33. Qxg2 Qxf7 34. Bd4 Rf5 35. Ne4 h6 36. Ng3 Rg5 37. c3 Kh7 38. Re1 h5

39. Qe4 Rg4 40. Qe2 Qd7 41. Kh1 Qb7+ 42. Kg1 Rc7 43. Qe8 Rf7 44. Kf2 Rxd4

45. cxd4 Rxf6+ 46. Kg1 Qd5 47. Qe4 Qg5 48. Qe3 Qg4 49. Kh1 d5 50. Ne2 Re6

51. Qf2 Qe4+ 52. Kg1 Bg7 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.09"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Gulko, B"]

[Black "Minasian, Art"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B39"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. Nf3 g6 2. c4 Bg7 3. d4 c5 4. e4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. Nc3 Nc6 7. Be3 Ng4

8. Qxg4 Nxd4 9. Qd1 Ne6 10. Rc1 d6 11. Be2 O-O 12. O-O b6 13. Qd2 Bb7 14.

f3 Qd7 15. b4 Bc6 16. Rfe1 Qb7 17. Nd5 Rfe8 18. a3 Rac8 19. Bf1 Nc7 20. Bd4

e5 21. Nxc7 Rxc7 22. Be3 Bf8 23. b5 Bd7 24. a4 Be6 25. a5 bxa5 26. Qxa5 f5

27. exf5 gxf5 28. Qa4 Rec8 29. Bf2 Rg7 30. Kh1 Qf7 31. c5 e4 32. fxe4

1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.09"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Svidler, P"]

[Black "Lputian, S"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "C00"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2580"]



1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. Ngf3 c5 5. g3 Nc6 6. Bg2 g6 7. O-O Bg7 8.

Qe2 O-O 9. Nb3 b6 10. e5 Nd7 11. Bf4 a5 12. c4 a4 13. Nbd2 a3 14. bxa3 Re8

15. Rac1 Bb7 16. Nb1 d4 17. h4 h6 18. Rfe1 Ra7 19. Rc2 Qa8 20. Qf1 Ne7 21.

Nh2 Bxg2 22. Qxg2 Nc6 23. Rce2 g5 24. hxg5 hxg5 25. Bxg5 Ncxe5 26. f4 Qxg2+

27. Kxg2 Nxd3 28. Rd1 b5 29. Rxd3 bxc4 30. Rd1 c3 31. f5 e5 32. Ng4 f6 33.

Bc1 e4 34. Nxc3 dxc3 35. Bf4 Nb6 36. Rd6 Nc4 37. Nxf6+ Bxf6 38. Rxf6 Rd7

39. Re6 Rxe6 40. fxe6 Rd2 41. Kf2 Rxe2+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.09"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Akopian, V"]

[Black "Nikolic, Pr"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A26"]

[WhiteElo "2620"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 d6 6. Nf3 h6 7. Rb1 a5 8. a3

Be6 9. b4 axb4 10. axb4 Qd7 11. b5 Nd8 12. Nd5 Ne7 13. e4 Nxd5 14. cxd5 Bh3

15. O-O Bxg2 16. Kxg2 O-O 17. d4 exd4 18. Nxd4 c5 19. dxc6 bxc6 20. Bf4 Re8

21. Re1 Bf8 22. Qd3 cxb5 23. Nxb5 Nb7 24. Be3 Rac8 25. Nc3 Nc5 26. Bxc5

Rxc5 27. Nd5 Bg7 28. Rb4 Ra5 29. Reb1 Ra7 30. h4 h5 31. Rb8 Kh7 32. Qf3

Rxb8 33. Rxb8 Qe6 34. Nf4 Qe5 35. Nd5 Qe6 1/2-1/2



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.09"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Vaganian, R"]

[Black "Khalifman, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A04"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. Nf3 1-0



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.09"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Epishin, V"]

[Black "Ehlvest, J"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A42"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2660"]



1. d4 g6 2. c4 Bg7 3. e4 d6 4. Nf3 e5 5. Nc3 exd4 6. Nxd4 Ne7 7. Be3 O-O 8.

h4 c5 9. Nb3 Nbc6 10. Qd2 Be6 11. h5 Nc8 12. O-O-O a5 13. Bh6 Bh8 14. Qe3

Qe7 15. Nd5 Bxd5 16. hxg6 Bxe4 17. Bxf8 Kxf8 18. gxf7 a4 19. Nxc5 dxc5 20.

Bd3 Bxd3 21. Qxd3 Qf6 22. Rd2 N8e7 23. Qxh7 Bg7 24. a3 Nd4 25. Kb1 Kxf7 26.

Qh5+ Qg6+ 27. Ka2 Qxh5 28. Rxh5 b6 29. Rd3 Ng6 30. Rg3 Nf4 31. Rh4 Nfe6 32.

Rh7 Rb8 33. Rg4 b5 34. cxb5 Rxb5 0-1



[Event "It"]

[Site "Erevan ARM"]

[Date "1996.05.09"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Hracek, Z"]

[Black "Anastasian, A"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B17"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Ng5 Ngf6 6. Bd3 Nb6 7. N1f3

Bg4 8. Qe2 Bh5 9. Bf4 h6 10. Ne4 Nxe4 11. Bxe4 e6 12. O-O-O Bd6 13. Be5

Bxf3 14. Bxf3 Bxe5 15. dxe5 Qg5+ 16. Kb1 Rd8 17. g3 O-O 18. h4 Qe7 19. Be4

Rxd1+ 20. Rxd1 Rd8 21. Bd3 Kf8 22. Qe3 Qb4 23. a3 Qd4 24. Qxd4 Rxd4 25. Kc1

g5 26. c3 Rd5 27. hxg5 hxg5 28. f4 Ke7 29. Kc2 gxf4 30. gxf4 Rd8 31. Be4

Rg8 32. b3 Rg4 33. Rf1 Nd5 34. Bxd5 exd5 35. f5 Re4 36. e6 fxe6 37. fxe6

Rxe6 38. b4 Re2+ 39. Kb3 Re3 40. Rf4 Kd6 41. Rh4 b5 42. Rh6+ Kc7 43. Rh7+

Kb6 44. Rd7 a5 45. Kb2 Re2+ 46. Kb1 a4 47. Rh7 Re8 48. Rg7 Rc8 49. Rh7 Rc7

50. Rh6 Re7 51. Rg6 Kc7 52. Rh6 Kd7 53. Kb2 Re6 54. Rh7+ Kd6 55. Rh5 Rf6

56. Kb1 Re6 57. Kb2 c5 58. bxc5+ Kxc5 59. Rh4 Re2+ 60. Kb1 Re4 61. Rh2 Kc4

62. Kc2 b4 63. axb4 a3 64. Rd2 Rg4 65. b5 a2 66. Kb2 a1=Q+ 67. Kxa1 Kxc3

68.  Rxd5 1/2-1/2