French Championships 1996
Rounds 6-10



[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.14"] 

[Round "6"] 

[White "Vaisser, A"] 

[Black "Relange, E"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "B09"] 

[WhiteElo "2565"] 

[BlackElo "2450"] 

 

1. d4 d6 2. e4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. f4 Bg7 5. Nf3 c5 6. Bb5+ Bd7 7. e5 Ng4 8. 

Bxd7+ Qxd7 9. d5 dxe5 10. h3 e4 11. Nxe4 Nf6 12. Nxf6+ Bxf6 13. O-O Qd6 14. 

c4 Nd7 15. Be3 b5 16. Nd2 bxc4 17. Ne4 Qa6 18. d6 Rd8 19. f5 O-O 20. fxg6 

hxg6 21. Kh1 Rfe8 22. Qf3 Ne5 23. Qf4 Rxd6 24. Nxd6 Qxd6 25. Rad1 Qa6 26. 

Rd2 Nd3 27. Qf3 Rb8 28. Bg5 Bxg5 29. Qxf7+ Kh8 30. Re2 Qc6 31. Qxc4 Nxb2 

32. Qg4 Qd5 33. h4 Bf6 34. Qxg6 Qg8 35. Rxf6 exf6 36. Qxf6+ Qg7 37. Qf5 Nc4 

38. Re6 Qa1+ 39. Kh2 Rb6 40. Qf8+ 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.14"] 

[Round "6"] 

[White "Hauchard, A"] 

[Black "Santo Roman, M"] 

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

[ECO "A80"] 

[WhiteElo "2500"] 

[BlackElo "2385"] 

 

1. d4 f5 2. Bg5 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 fxe4 5. Nxe4 Nf6 6. Ng3 c5 7. dxc5 Qa5+ 

8. c3 Qxc5 9. Nf3 d5 10. Be2 Nc6 11. O-O O-O 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.14"] 

[Round "6"] 

[White "Lepelletier, B"] 

[Black "Prie, E"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "B01"] 

[WhiteElo "2460"] 

[BlackElo "2480"] 

 

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qa5 4. g3 Nf6 5. Bg2 e5 6. Nge2 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 

8. d4 Nc6 9. d5 Nb8 10. h3 Bf5 11. g4 Bg6 12. Ng3 h6 13. h4 Nbd7 14. g5 

hxg5 15. hxg5 Nh7 16. Be4 f5 17. gxf6 Rxf6 18. Qe2 Bb4 19. Bd2 Bxe4 20. 

Qxe4 Raf8 21. Kg2 Bxc3 22. Bxc3 Qc5 23. Bb4 Rxf2+ 24. Kh1 Qb6 25. Rxf2 Rxf2 

26. Nf5 Qf6 27. Ne7+ Kf7 28. Kg1 Rf4 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.14"] 

[Round "6"] 

[White "Koch, JR"] 

[Black "Bricard, E"] 

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

[ECO "B18"] 

[WhiteElo "2490"] 

[BlackElo "2475"] 

 

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. f4 e6 8. 

Nf3 Nd7 9. h5 Bh7 10. Bd3 Bxd3 11. Qxd3 Bd6 12. Ne4 Ndf6 13. Bd2 Nxe4 14. 

Qxe4 Nf6 15. Qe2 Qc7 16. Ne5 c5 17. dxc5 Qxc5 18. O-O-O Bxe5 19. fxe5 Rc8 

20. Bc3 Nd5 21. Bd4 Qa5 22. Kb1 Nb4 23. a3 Nc6 24. Bc3 Qc5 25. Rd6 b5 26. 

Rhd1 O-O 27. g4 a5 28. Bd4 Nxd4 29. R1xd4 b4 30. a4 Qa7 31. b3 Rc5 32. Rd7 

Qb8 33. R4d6 Rc7 34. Qe3 Rfc8 35. Qd4 Rxd7 36. Rxd7 Qa8 37. Kb2 Qf3 38. 

Rd8+ Rxd8 39. Qxd8+ Kh7 40. Qd3+ Qxd3 41. cxd3 Kg8 42. Kc2 Kf8 43. Kd2 Ke7 

44. Ke3 Kd7 45. Kd4 Kc6 46. Kc4 Kb6 47. Kd4 f6 48. Ke3 Kb7 49. d4 fxe5 50. 

dxe5 Kc6 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.14"] 

[Round "6"] 

[White "Apicella, M"] 

[Black "Anic, D"] 

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

[ECO "C78"] 

[WhiteElo "2560"] 

[BlackElo "2455"] 

 

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Bc5 6. c3 Ba7 7. d4 O-O 8. 

Re1 d6 9. h3 h6 10. Be3 Bd7 11. Nbd2 exd4 12. cxd4 Re8 13. d5 Ne5 14. Bxa7 

Rxa7 15. Nxe5 Rxe5 16. Bb3 Re8 17. Kh1 Ra8 18. f4 c6 19. Qf3 b5 20. Nf1 Rc8 

21. Rad1 Qa5 22. Re2 Qb4 23. a3 Qc5 24. Ng3 Qb6 25. Nh5 Nxh5 26. Qxh5 cxd5 

27. Kh2 Qd8 28. e5 dxe5 29. Bxd5 Re7 30. Rxe5 Rc7 31. Qh4 Kf8 32. Bf3 Qe8 

33. Rde1 Bc8 34. b4 Rxe5 35. Rxe5 Re7 36. Bc6 Qd8 37. Qe1 Qd6 38. Rxe7 Qxe7 

39. Qxe7+ Kxe7 40. Kg3 Kd6 41. Bf3 Bd7 42. Kf2 Bc6 43. Bh5 f6 44. h4 g5 45. 

g3 gxf4 46. gxf4 Kd5 47. Bf3+ Kd6 48. Be2 Bb7 49. Ke3 Bc6 50. Kd4 Bd7 51. 

Bf3 Bc8 52. Be4 Bd7 53. Bg6 Bc8 54. Ke4 Bg4 55. Bf5 Bd1 56. Bc8 Bc2+ 57. 

Kd4 Kc6 58. Ke3 Bg6 59. Kf3 Bh5+ 60. Kg3 Kb6 61. Bg4 Bg6 62. Kf3 Kc6 63. 

Bc8 Bh5+ 64. Ke4 Bg6+ 65. f5 Be8 66. Kd4 Kd6 67. Ke4 Kc6 68. Kf4 Kc7 69. 

Be6 Bh5 70. Ke4 Kc6 71. Bd5+ Kc7 72. Kd4 Kd6 73. Bb7 Be8 74. Bc8 Bc6 75. 

Be6 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.14"] 

[Round "6"] 

[White "Degraeve, JM"] 

[Black "Chomet, P"] 

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

[ECO "C41"] 

[WhiteElo "2515"] 

[BlackElo "2385"] 

 

1. d4 d6 2. e4 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nbd7 4. Nf3 e5 5. Bc4 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Re1 c6 8. 

a4 b6 9. d5 Bb7 10. dxc6 Bxc6 11. Bg5 Ne8 12. Bxe7 Qxe7 13. Bd5 Bxd5 14. 

Nxd5 Qd8 15. Nd2 Rc8 16. Nf1 Ndf6 17. Nfe3 Nxd5 18. Nxd5 Nf6 19. Nxf6+ Qxf6 

20. Qd3 Qe6 21. b3 f5 22. exf5 Qxf5 23. Qxf5 Rxf5 24. c4 a5 25. Rad1 Rc6 

26. Rd3 Kf7 27. Re4 Ke6 28. Re2 h6 29. Red2 Rf6 30. Kf1 Kd7 31. Rd5 Rc5 32. 

Ke2 Rxd5 33. Rxd5 Kc6 34. Ke3 Rf5 35. g3 Rh5 36. h4 Rf5 37. f3 h5 38. Ke4 

Rf6 39. f4 exf4 40. gxf4 Re6+ 41. Kd4 g6 42. f5 gxf5 43. Rxf5 Rg6 44. Rxh5 

Rg4+ 45. Kc3 Rg3+ 46. Kb2 Rh3 47. Rh7 Kc5 48. Ka3 Rh1 49. Rh5+ Kd4 50. Rb5 

Kc3 51. Ka2 Rh2+ 52. Ka1 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.14"] 

[Round "6"] 

[White "Adrian, C"] 

[Black "Marciano, D"] 

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

[ECO "E04"] 

[WhiteElo "2330"] 

[BlackElo "2480"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Nf3 dxc4 5. Bg2 Nc6 6. O-O Rb8 7. Nc3 a6 8. 

e4 Be7 9. Qe2 b5 10. d5 Nb4 11. Ne5 Bd6 12. f4 Bb7 13. a3 Nd3 14. Nxd3 cxd3 

15. Qxd3 exd5 16. exd5 O-O 17. Be3 Re8 18. Rfe1 b4 19. axb4 Bxb4 20. Bd4 

Rxe1+ 21. Rxe1 Nxd5 22. Rd1 Nxc3 23. bxc3 Bf8 24. Bxb7 Rxb7 25. Qxa6 Rb2 

26. Qd3 Qa8 27. Rd2 Rb3 28. Qf5 Qf3 29. Qd3 Qb7 30. Rd1 h5 31. Be5 Qb6+ 32. 

Kg2 Rb2+ 33. Rd2 Qc6+ 34. Kh3 Qe6+ 35. Kg2 Rb3 36. Qd5 Qxd5+ 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.14"] 

[Round "6"] 

[White "Touzane, O"] 

[Black "Bauer, C"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "E12"] 

[WhiteElo "2495"] 

[BlackElo "2465"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Ba6 5. Qc2 c5 6. d5 exd5 7. cxd5 g6 8. 

Nc3 Bg7 9. g3 O-O 10. Bg2 d6 11. O-O Re8 12. Re1 h6 13. e4 Bb7 14. Bf4 Nh5 

15. Be3 Na6 16. Rad1 Qd7 17. h3 b5 18. g4 Nf6 19. g5 hxg5 20. Bxg5 Nh5 21. 

Ne2 c4 22. Nf4 Nxf4 23. Bxf4 Nc5 24. Bf1 Rac8 25. Re3 a6 26. e5 dxe5 27. 

Nxe5 Qd8 28. Nc6 Bxc6 29. dxc6 Qf6 30. Rxe8+ Rxe8 31. Bg3 Qxc6 32. Rd6 Qe4 

33. Qd2 Be5 34. Rd8 Bxg3 35. fxg3 Rxd8 36. Qxd8+ Kg7 37. Qd6 Qe3+ 38. Kh2 

Qf2+ 39. Bg2 Nd3 40. Kh1 Qxb2 41. Qxa6 c3 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.15"] 

[Round "7"] 

[White "Bauer, C"] 

[Black "Adrian, C"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "B35"] 

[WhiteElo "2465"] 

[BlackElo "2330"] 

 

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. Nc3 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Bc4 Qa5 

8. O-O O-O 9. Bb3 d6 10. h3 Bd7 11. f4 Nxd4 12. Bxd4 Bc6 13. Qd3 Rad8 14. 

Rad1 e6 15. f5 gxf5 16. exf5 e5 17. Be3 d5 18. Bg5 d4 19. Bxf6 Bxf6 20. Ne4 

Bxe4 21. Qxe4 Qc7 22. Qe2 Kh8 23. Qh5 e4 24. Rde1 Rde8 25. Qh6 Qd8 26. Kh1 

Bg5 27. Qh5 Qf6 28. Bd5 Be3 29. c3 Re5 30. Bxb7 Rb8 31. cxd4 Bxd4 32. Rxe4 

Rxe4 33. Bxe4 Rxb2 34. Bd5 Kg8 35. Bb3 Rf2 36. Rd1 Bb6 37. Qg4+ Kf8 38. Rc1 

Rxf5 39. Rc8+ Ke7 40. Qe4+ Qe5 41. Qb7+ Kf6 42. Qxf7+ Kg5 43. Qg8+ Kf4 44. 

Qg4+ Ke3 45. Rc1 Ba5 46. Bc4 Rf2 47. Qd7 Qf5 48. Qxa7+ Kd2 49. Rg1 Bc3 50. 

Qa3 Qc2 51. Qe7 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.15"] 

[Round "7"] 

[White "Relange, E"] 

[Black "Hauchard, A"] 

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

[ECO "E38"] 

[WhiteElo "2450"] 

[BlackElo "2500"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 c5 5. dxc5 Na6 6. a3 Qa5 7. Bd2 Nxc5 

8. Rd1 Bxc3 9. Bxc3 Qa4 10. Qxa4 Nxa4 11. Be5 b6 12. Nf3 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.15"] 

[Round "7"] 

[White "Anic, D"] 

[Black "Degraeve, JM"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "E62"] 

[WhiteElo "2455"] 

[BlackElo "2515"] 

 

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 d6 5. d4 O-O 6. O-O c6 7. Nc3 Qa5 8. 

h3 Be6 9. Nd2 Qa6 10. d5 cxd5 11. cxd5 Bd7 12. Nb3 b5 13. a3 Qb7 14. e4 a5 

15. Be3 b4 16. axb4 axb4 17. Ne2 Rxa1 18. Qxa1 Bb5 19. Nbc1 Nbd7 20. Rd1 

Ne5 21. f4 Nc4 22. Bf2 Nxe4 23. Bxe4 Nxb2 24. Rf1 b3 25. Qb1 Bc4 26. Bd4 

Bxd4+ 27. Nxd4 Na4 28. Nce2 Qb6 29. Rf2 Bxe2 30. Nxe2 Rc8 31. Kg2 Qe3 32. 

f5 Nc5 33. Bf3 Nd3 34. Rf1 Rc2 35. fxg6 hxg6 36. Kh1 Rxe2 37. Bxe2 Qxe2 38. 

Kg1 Qe3+ 39. Kh2 Qd2+ 40. Kg1 Qe3+ 41. Kh2 Qe2+ 42. Kg1 b2 43. Qa2 Ne1 44. 

Rf2 Nf3+ 45. Kg2 Nh4+ 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.15"] 

[Round "7"] 

[White "Bricard, E"] 

[Black "Lepelletier, B"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "A46"] 

[WhiteElo "2475"] 

[BlackElo "2460"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. e3 c5 4. Bd3 b6 5. O-O cxd4 6. exd4 Be7 7. c4 O-O 8. 

Nc3 Bb7 9. a3 d5 10. Re1 dxc4 11. Bxc4 Nc6 12. Ba2 Qd7 13. Be3 Rad8 14. Qe2 

Ng4 15. Rad1 Nxe3 16. Qxe3 Bf6 17. d5 Bxc3 18. Qxc3 Ne7 19. dxe6 Qxd1 20. 

exf7+ Kh8 21. Rxd1 Rxd1+ 22. Ne1 Nd5 23. Qe5 Nf4 24. Qe7 Ng6 25. Qe2 Ra1 

26. Bc4 Bxg2 27. f4 Bf3 28. Qe8 Bc6 29. Qe6 Nxf4 30. Qd6 Ng6 31. Kf2 Be4 

32. h4 Rc1 33. Qe6 b5 34. Bxb5 Rc5 35. Be8 Re5 36. Qd7 Re7 37. Qa4 Bd5 38. 

Qb4 Rexe8 39. h5 Rxf7+ 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.15"] 

[Round "7"] 

[White "Marciano, D"] 

[Black "Apicella, M"] 

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

[ECO "C06"] 

[WhiteElo "2480"] 

[BlackElo "2560"] 

 

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. Bd3 c5 5. e5 Nfd7 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ne2 cxd4 8. 

cxd4 f6 9. exf6 Nxf6 10. Nf3 Bd6 11. O-O O-O 12. Bf4 Bxf4 13. Nxf4 Ne4 14. 

Qc1 Ng5 15. Nxg5 Qxg5 16. Ne2 Qf6 17. Qe3 a6 18. Rad1 Bd7 19. Qh3 g6 20. 

Bb1 Rac8 21. Qe3 Na5 22. b3 Bb5 23. Rfe1 Bxe2 24. Qxe2 Rfe8 25. Qe5 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.15"] 

[Round "7"] 

[White "Prie, E"] 

[Black "Vaisser, A"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "B33"] 

[WhiteElo "2480"] 

[BlackElo "2565"] 

 

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bf4 e5 

8. Bg5 a6 9. Na3 b5 10. Bxf6 gxf6 11. Nd5 Bg7 12. Bd3 Ne7 13. Nxe7 Qxe7 14. 

c3 f5 15. O-O Bb7 16. exf5 Qg5 17. g3 h5 18. Qe2 h4 19. Bxb5+ Kf8 20. Ba4 

Qxf5 21. Bc2 Qh3 22. f3 hxg3 23. Qg2 Qxh2+ 24. Qxh2 Rxh2 25. Be4 d5 26. Bf5 

Bh6 27. Nc2 Kg7 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.15"] 

[Round "7"] 

[White "Santo Roman, M"] 

[Black "Touzane, O"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "B66"] 

[WhiteElo "2385"] 

[BlackElo "2495"] 

 

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 h6 9. Be3 Be7 10. f4 Nxd4 11. Bxd4 b5 12. Qe3 Rb8 13. e5 dxe5 14. Ba7 

Qc7 15. Bxb8 Qxb8 16. Qxe5 Qb6 17. Be2 O-O 18. Bf3 b4 19. Na4 Qa7 20. Qa5 

Qe3+ 21. Kb1 Qxf4 22. Nc5 Qe5 23. Nb3 Qf4 24. Nc5 Qe5 25. Nb3 Qf4 26. Nd4 

Ne4 27. Nc6 Bg5 28. h4 Bxh4 29. Qxb4 f5 30. Bxe4 fxe4 31. Ne7+ Kh7 32. Rxh4 

Qxh4 33. Ng6 Rd8 34. Nf8+ Kg8 35. Rf1 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.15"] 

[Round "7"] 

[White "Chomet, P"] 

[Black "Koch, JR"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "B52"] 

[WhiteElo "2385"] 

[BlackElo "2490"] 

 

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Bxd7+ Nxd7 5. O-O Ngf6 6. Qe2 e6 7. b3 

Be7 8. Bb2 O-O 9. d4 cxd4 10. Nxd4 a6 11. c4 Qb6 12. Qe3 Ng4 13. Qg3 Nge5 

14. Nd2 Bf6 15. Rad1 Ng6 16. Nb1 Rad8 17. Qe3 Nde5 18. Rd2 Rfe8 19. Nc3 Qa7 

20. Rfd1 h6 21. Nc2 Qb8 22. Qb6 Nc6 23. c5 d5 24. exd5 exd5 25. Na4 d4 26. 

g3 Nge5 27. Kg2 Nd7 28. Nxd4 Nxb6 29. Nxc6 bxc6 30. Kf1 Rxd2 31. Rxd2 Nxa4 

32. Bd4 Qb4 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.16"] 

[Round "8"] 

[White "Bauer, C"] 

[Black "Santo Roman, M"] 

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

[ECO "A83"] 

[WhiteElo "2465"] 

[BlackElo "2385"] 

 

1. d4 f5 2. e4 fxe4 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Nc6 5. d5 Ne5 6. Qe2 c6 7. O-O-O cxd5 

8. Nxd5 e6 9. Nc3 Nf7 10. Bxf6 gxf6 11. Nxe4 Be7 12. f4 Qa5 13. Kb1 b6 14. 

g3 Bb7 15. Bg2 O-O-O 16. Nf3 Kb8 17. Nd4 f5 18. Nc3 Bxg2 19. Nb3 Bf3 20. 

Qxf3 Qa6 21. Rd3 Qb7 22. Qxb7+ Kxb7 23. Rhd1 Kc8 24. Na4 Kc7 25. c4 Nh6 26. 

Nd4 a6 27. Nf3 Ng4 28. R1d2 Rhg8 29. a3 h5 30. b4 Nf6 31. Ne5 d6 32. Nf7 

Ne4 33. Nxd8 Nxd2+ 34. Rxd2 Bxd8 35. Nc3 h4 36. Ne2 Bf6 37. Kc2 hxg3 38. 

hxg3 Rh8 39. Rd1 Rh2 40. Kd3 Kd7 41. a4 Rh8 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.16"] 

[Round "8"] 

[White "Vaisser, A"] 

[Black "Bricard, E"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "B09"] 

[WhiteElo "2565"] 

[BlackElo "2475"] 

 

1. d4 d6 2. e4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. f4 Bg7 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. O-O e5 8. 

dxe5 dxe5 9. f5 gxf5 10. exf5 e4 11. Nxe4 Bxf5 12. Nxf6+ Qxf6 13. Bg5 Qe6 

14. Bxf5 Qxf5 15. c3 Rae8 16. Qd2 Re4 17. Rae1 Rxe1 18. Rxe1 f6 19. Be3 Rd8 

20. Qf2 Ne5 21. Nxe5 Qxf2+ 22. Kxf2 fxe5 23. Kf3 Kf7 24. Ke4 Ke6 25. g4 Rd6 

26. b3 b5 27. Rc1 Rc6 28. c4 bxc4 29. Rxc4 Rxc4+ 30. bxc4 a6 31. h4 h6 32. 

h5 c6 33. g5 hxg5 34. Bxg5 Kd6 35. h6 Bh8 36. Kf5 e4 37. Kxe4 Ke6 38. Be3 

1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.16"] 

[Round "8"] 

[White "Hauchard, A"] 

[Black "Prie, E"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "A56"] 

[WhiteElo "2500"] 

[BlackElo "2480"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 a6 4. f3 e6 5. e4 d6 6. Nd2 g6 7. Bd3 Bg7 8. Ne2 

O-O 9. O-O Qe7 10. Kh1 Re8 11. Nc3 exd5 12. cxd5 b5 13. a4 b4 14. Ncb1 a5 

15. Bb5 Bd7 16. Nc4 Rd8 17. Bg5 h6 18. Bh4 g5 19. Bxd7 Nbxd7 20. Bg3 Ra6 

21. Nbd2 Nh5 22. Bf2 Nf4 23. Qc2 f5 24. Rae1 fxe4 25. fxe4 Ng6 26. Bg3 Nde5 

27. Ne3 Qb7 28. b3 Ra7 29. Ndc4 Qa6 30. Qd1 Rf8 31. Rxf8+ Kxf8 32. Qh5 Re7 

33. Bxe5 Nxe5 34. Nxe5 Rxe5 35. Nc4 Re7 36. Qg6 Rf7 37. Qxd6+ Qxd6 38. Nxd6 

Rf2 39. Nc4 Bc3 40. Rd1 Re2 41. d6 Bd4 42. Nxa5 Rxe4 43. d7 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.16"] 

[Round "8"] 

[White "Lepelletier, B"] 

[Black "Chomet, P"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "C44"] 

[WhiteElo "2460"] 

[BlackElo "2385"] 

 

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 f5 4. d4 fxe4 5. Nxe5 Nxe5 6. dxe5 d5 7. exd6 Nf6 

8. Bg5 Bxd6 9. Bc4 Qe7 10. Nd2 Bf5 11. Qe2 O-O-O 12. Nb3 h6 13. Be3 Kb8 14. 

h3 Be5 15. Nd4 Bxd4 16. Bxd4 Rxd4 17. cxd4 Qb4+ 18. Kf1 e3 19. a3 Qd6 20. 

Bd3 Bxd3 21. Qxd3 Nd5 22. fxe3 Qg3 23. Kg1 Nxe3 24. Qe2 Re8 25. Re1 Qd6 26. 

Qf2 Qxd4 27. h4 a5 28. Rh3 Ng4 29. Rxe8+ 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.16"] 

[Round "8"] 

[White "Koch, JR"] 

[Black "Anic, D"] 

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

[ECO "C71"] 

[WhiteElo "2490"] 

[BlackElo "2455"] 

 

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 d6 5. c4 Bd7 6. Nc3 g6 7. d4 exd4 8. 

Nxd4 Bg7 9. Be3 Nf6 10. f3 O-O 11. O-O Nxd4 12. Bxd4 Bxa4 13. Nxa4 b5 14. 

cxb5 axb5 15. Nc3 c5 16. Be3 b4 17. Na4 Nd7 18. a3 bxa3 19. Rxa3 Ne5 20. 

Qd5 Ra6 21. Rfa1 Qc7 22. Nc3 Rxa3 23. Rxa3 Rb8 24. Ra8 Qc8 25. Rxb8 Qxb8 

26. Nd1 h5 27. Bd2 Qb5 28. Bc3 Qe2 29. Qd2 Nxf3+ 30. gxf3 Bd4+ 31. Nf2 

Bxf2+ 32. Kg2 Qxd2 33. Bxd2 Bd4 34. b3 Kf8 35. Kf1 Ke7 36. Ke2 Kd7 37. Kd3 

Kc6 38. Kc4 Be5 39. h3 Bg3 40. Be3 Bh4 41. b4 cxb4 42. Kxb4 Kd7 43. Kc4 Ke6 

44. Bf4 Bf6 45. Kd3 Be5 46. Bd2 f5 47. Ke2 Bf6 48. Bf4 fxe4 49. fxe4 g5 50. 

Bd2 g4 51. hxg4 hxg4 52. Bf4 Be5 53. Bd2 Kd7 54. Be3 Kc6 55. Ba7 Kb5 56. 

Ke3 Kc4 57. Bb6 Kc3 58. Ba7 Kc2 59. Ke2 Bf4 60. Bb6 Kc3 61. Ba7 Kc4 62. Bb6 

Bc1 63. Bc7 Bf4 64. Bb6 Kb5 65. Ba7 Kc6 66. Bd4 Bg5 67. Kf2 Bh4+ 68. Ke3 

Bg3 69. Ke2 Kb5 70. Ba7 Be5 71. Kd3 Bb2 72. Bf2 Kc6 73. Ke3 Be5 74. Ke2 Kd7 

75. Be3 Ke6 76. Bd2 Bd4 77. Bf4 Kd7 78. Kf1 Be5 79. Bxe5 dxe5 80. Kg2 Kd6 

81. Kg3 Kc5 82. Kxg4 Kc4 83. Kf3 Kd3 84. Kf2 Kxe4 85. Ke2 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.16"] 

[Round "8"] 

[White "Degraeve, JM"] 

[Black "Marciano, D"] 

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

[ECO "A45"] 

[WhiteElo "2515"] 

[BlackElo "2480"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 e6 3. e4 h6 4. Bxf6 Qxf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Qd2 g5 7. O-O-O Bg7 

8. e5 dxe5 9. dxe5 Qe7 10. f4 gxf4 11. Nf3 Nc6 12. Qxf4 Bd7 13. a3 O-O-O 

14. Bd3 Qc5 15. Rde1 Rdf8 16. Kb1 Qa5 17. Qe3 h5 18. Qg5 Rfg8 19. Qf4 Rf8 

20. Qg5 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.16"] 

[Round "8"] 

[White "Adrian, C"] 

[Black "Apicella, M"] 

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

[ECO "E60"] 

[WhiteElo "2330"] 

[BlackElo "2560"] 

 

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. d4 d6 6. O-O Nbd7 7. Qc2 e5 8. 

e4 exd4 9. Nxd4 Re8 10. Rd1 c6 11. Nc3 Qc7 12. h3 a5 13. Be3 Nc5 14. Nb3 

Ne6 15. Na4 Nd7 16. Qd2 Ndc5 17. Naxc5 dxc5 18. Nxc5 a4 19. Rac1 a3 20. b3 

Bb2 21. Rc2 Rd8 22. Qe1 Nd4 23. Bxd4 Bxd4 24. Rcd2 Qa5 25. Na4 c5 26. e5 

Re8 27. Re2 Qxe1+ 28. Rdxe1 Ra6 29. Kh2 g5 30. Bd5 Kg7 31. f4 gxf4 32. gxf4 

Rh6 33. e6 Bxe6 34. Bxe6 Rhxe6 35. Rxe6 Rxe6 36. Rxe6 fxe6 37. Kg3 Kf6 38. 

Nb6 Kf5 39. Kf3 Bc3 40. Nc8 e5 41. Nd6+ Ke6 42. Nxb7 Bd4 43. Nd8+ Kf5 44. 

fxe5 Bxe5 45. Nc6 Bc3 46. Ne7+ Ke5 47. Ke3 Bd4+ 48. Kd3 Bg1 49. Nd5 h5 50. 

Nc3 h4 51. Ke2 Kf4 52. Kf1 Bd4 53. Ne2+ 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.16"] 

[Round "8"] 

[White "Touzane, O"] 

[Black "Relange, E"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "E38"] 

[WhiteElo "2495"] 

[BlackElo "2450"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 c5 5. dxc5 Bxc5 6. Nf3 Qb6 7. e3 Qc7 

8. Nb5 Qd8 9. Be2 a6 10. Nbd4 b6 11. O-O Bb7 12. b3 Be7 13. Bb2 h6 14. Ne5 

O-O 15. Rad1 d6 16. Bf3 Qc8 17. Ng4 Nbd7 18. Nxh6+ gxh6 19. Nxe6 Bxf3 20. 

gxf3 Ne5 21. Nd4 Nxf3+ 22. Kh1 Qh3 23. Rg1+ Kh8 24. Rg2 Rg8 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.17"] 

[Round "9"] 

[White "Relange, E"] 

[Black "Bauer, C"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "E10"] 

[WhiteElo "2450"] 

[BlackElo "2465"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 c5 4. d5 exd5 5. cxd5 b5 6. a4 b4 7. e3 g6 8. Bc4 

d6 9. O-O Bg7 10. Re1 O-O 11. e4 Re8 12. Qc2 Ba6 13. Bxa6 Nxa6 14. Nbd2 Qd7 

15. Qd3 Nc7 16. Nc4 Nh5 17. Bg5 f6 18. Be3 Rad8 19. h3 f5 20. exf5 Qxf5 21. 

Qxf5 gxf5 22. Bg5 Bf6 23. Rxe8+ Nxe8 24. Re1 Nc7 25. Bxf6 Nxf6 26. Nh4 f4 

27. Nf5 Re8 28. Kf1 Ncxd5 29. Nfxd6 Rxe1+ 30. Kxe1 Kf8 31. Ke2 a6 32. Kf3 

Ke7 33. Nb7 Nd7 34. Ke4 N5f6+ 35. Kxf4 Ke6 36. Nba5 Kd5 37. g4 Kd4 38. g5 

Nd5+ 39. Kf5 N7b6 40. Nxb6 Nxb6 41. h4 c4 42. h5 c3 43. bxc3+ bxc3 44. Nb3+ 

Kc4 45. Nc1 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.17"] 

[Round "9"] 

[White "Anic, D"] 

[Black "Lepelletier, B"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "D46"] 

[WhiteElo "2455"] 

[BlackElo "2460"] 

 

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 d5 4. d4 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 8. 

e4 dxe4 9. Nxe4 Nxe4 10. Bxe4 h6 11. b3 Nf6 12. Bc2 b6 13. Bb2 Bb7 14. Qd3 

Re8 15. Rfe1 Qc7 16. Rad1 Rad8 17. Bb1 Kf8 18. Qc2 Be7 19. Ne5 c5 20. d5 

exd5 21. Nxf7 Kxf7 22. Qg6+ Kf8 23. Be5 Rd6 24. Re3 Bd8 25. Bxf6 Rxe3 26. 

Bxg7+ Ke7 27. Qh7 Ree6 28. Be5+ Ke8 29. Qg8+ Ke7 30. Re1 dxc4 31. Qg7+ Ke8 

32. Bg6+ Rxg6 33. Bxd6+ 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.17"] 

[Round "9"] 

[White "Bricard, E"] 

[Black "Hauchard, A"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "D15"] 

[WhiteElo "2475"] 

[BlackElo "2500"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. c4 c6 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. e3 b5 6. a4 b4 7. Nb1 Ba6 8. 

Qc2 e6 9. Bxc4 Bxc4 10. Qxc4 Qd5 11. Nbd2 c5 12. Qxd5 Nxd5 13. e4 Nf6 14. 

b3 Nbd7 15. Bb2 Be7 16. Rc1 O-O 17. Ke2 Rfc8 18. dxc5 Nxc5 19. Bxf6 Bxf6 

20. e5 Be7 21. Rc4 Nd7 22. Rhc1 Rxc4 23. Rxc4 Nb6 24. Rc6 Nd5 25. g3 Kf8 

26. Ne4 Ke8 27. Nd4 Kd7 28. Kd3 Bd8 29. Kc4 Bb6 30. Nc5+ Ke8 31. Nb5 Bd8 

32. Ra6 Bb6 33. a5 Bxc5 34. Kxc5 Rc8+ 35. Rc6 Rd8 36. Nxa7 Ne7 37. Rd6 Ra8 

38. Kb6 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.17"] 

[Round "9"] 

[White "Marciano, D"] 

[Black "Koch, JR"] 

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

[ECO "B22"] 

[WhiteElo "2480"] 

[BlackElo "2490"] 

 

1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bc4 d6 6. O-O dxe5 7. Nxe5 Be7 8. 

d4 O-O 9. dxc5 Bxc5 10. Nd2 Nc6 11. Ndf3 Nxe5 12. Nxe5 Qc7 13. Re1 Bd6 14. 

Qd4 Rd8 15. Bb3 b6 16. Bxd5 exd5 17. Bf4 Be6 18. Qd2 Rac8 19. Bg3 d4 20. 

cxd4 Qc2 21. Qxc2 Rxc2 22. Rac1 Rxc1 23. Rxc1 Bxe5 24. Bxe5 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.17"] 

[Round "9"] 

[White "Prie, E"] 

[Black "Touzane, O"] 

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

[ECO "B22"] 

[WhiteElo "2480"] 

[BlackElo "2495"] 

 

1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. exd5 Qxd5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Nf3 e6 6. Na3 Nc6 7. Be2 cxd4 

8. Nb5 Qd8 9. Nfxd4 Nxd4 10. Nxd4 Bc5 11. Be3 Bb6 12. Nc2 Nd5 13. Bb5+ Bd7 

14. Bxd7+ Qxd7 15. Bxb6 Nxb6 16. Qxd7+ Kxd7 17. Ne3 Rhd8 18. O-O-O+ 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.17"] 

[Round "9"] 

[White "Santo Roman, M"] 

[Black "Adrian, C"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "C18"] 

[WhiteElo "2385"] 

[BlackElo "2330"] 

 

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 Ne7 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 c5 7. h4 Qc7 8. 

Nf3 b6 9. Bb5+ Bd7 10. Bd3 Ba4 11. h5 h6 12. Bd2 Nbc6 13. Rh4 c4 14. Bf1 

O-O-O 15. Rf4 Rdf8 16. g3 Nd8 17. Bh3 Kb7 18. Rg4 g5 19. hxg6 fxg6 20. Rf4 

Rxf4 21. Bxf4 g5 22. Bd2 Ng6 23. Be3 Qe7 24. Qd2 Nf7 25. Kd1 Nd8 26. Nh2 

Qf7 27. Kc1 Ne7 28. Bg2 Qh5 29. Nf3 Rf8 30. Qe2 Nf5 31. Kb2 Nc6 32. Rh1 Qg6 

33. Bc1 b5 34. g4 Nfe7 35. Be3 a5 36. Qd2 Kc7 37. Nh2 Rb8 38. Ra1 Nc8 39. 

Kc1 Nb6 40. Ra2 Rf8 41. Nf1 h5 42. gxh5 Qxh5 43. Bxg5 b4 44. axb4 axb4 45. 

cxb4 c3 46. Qe3 Nc4 47. Qg3 Qe2 48. f4 Nxb4 0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.17"] 

[Round "9"] 

[White "Apicella, M"] 

[Black "Degraeve, JM"] 

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

[ECO "B33"] 

[WhiteElo "2560"] 

[BlackElo "2515"] 

 

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Nd5 Nxd5 

8. exd5 Nb8 9. c4 Be7 10. Be2 O-O 11. O-O Nd7 12. Kh1 a6 13. Nc3 f5 14. f4 

Bf6 15. Qc2 exf4 16. Bxf4 Be5 17. Rad1 Bxf4 18. Rxf4 Ne5 19. b4 Qg5 20. 

Rdf1 Qh6 21. c5 g5 22. R4f2 f4 23. Qd2 Bf5 24. c6 b5 25. a4 bxa4 26. Nxa4 

Rae8 27. Nb6 Qh4 28. Qd4 Bg4 29. Bf3 Rf6 30. Re2 Rh6 31. Qg1 Bf5 32. c7 Kg7 

33. Be4 Bg4 34. Rc2 Qg3 35. Nc4 Bc8 36. Nxd6 Rxd6 37. hxg3 Rh6+ 38. Qh2 

Rxh2+ 39. Kxh2 Ng4+ 40. Kg1 Rxe4 41. gxf4 gxf4 42. Rd2 Rxb4 43. d6 Nf6 44. 

Re1 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.17"] 

[Round "9"] 

[White "Chomet, P"] 

[Black "Vaisser, A"] 

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

[ECO "B33"] 

[WhiteElo "2385"] 

[BlackElo "2565"] 

 

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 e6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bf4 e5 

8. Bg5 a6 9. Na3 b5 10. Bxf6 gxf6 11. Nd5 Bg7 12. c3 f5 13. exf5 Bxf5 14. 

Nc2 Be6 15. a4 bxa4 16. Nce3 O-O 17. Qxa4 Ne7 18. Nxe7+ Qxe7 19. Bc4 Rab8 

20. Ra2 Rfc8 21. Bxe6 Qxe6 22. Qxa6 f5 23. O-O f4 24. Nc2 Qg6 25. Nb4 f3 

26. g3 Qe6 27. Rd1 e4 28. Nd5 Bh6 29. b4 e3 30. fxe3 Bxe3+ 31. Nxe3 Qxe3+ 

32. Rf2 Rxc3 33. Qxd6 Rf8 34. Qd5+ Kh8 35. Qd4+ Qxd4 36. Rxd4 Rb3 37. h4 

Rb8 38. Kh2 R8xb4 39. Rxb4 Rxb4 40. Rxf3 Kg7 41. Kh3 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.18"] 

[Round "10"] 

[White "Bauer, C"] 

[Black "Prie, E"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "B01"] 

[WhiteElo "2465"] 

[BlackElo "2480"] 

 

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qa5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Nf3 c6 6. Bc4 Bf5 7. Ne5 e6 

8. g4 Bg6 9. h4 Nbd7 10. Nxd7 Nxd7 11. h5 Be4 12. Rh3 Bg2 13. Re3 Nb6 14. 

Bd3 Nd5 15. Rg3 Nxc3 16. bxc3 Bd5 17. Bd2 Qa4 18. Qe2 b5 19. h6 O-O-O 20. 

a3 g6 21. Bg5 Bd6 22. Bxd8 Rxd8 23. Rf3 f5 24. Kf1 Bxf3 25. Qxf3 Kc7 26. 

Qe3 fxg4 27. Qxe6 Qa5 28. Qf7+ Rd7 29. Qb3 Bf4 30. Re1 Bd2 31. Re8 Qxc3 32. 

Qg8 Qa1+ 33. Kg2 Qxd4 34. Be4 Kb6 35. Re6 Be1 36. Qf8 Rd8 37. Rxc6+ Ka5 38. 

Qf4 Rd7 39. Re6 g5 40. Bb7 b4 41. Qf5+ 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.18"] 

[Round "10"] 

[White "Vaisser, A"] 

[Black "Anic, D"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "B01"] 

[WhiteElo "2565"] 

[BlackElo "2455"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. e4 d5 3. exd5 Nxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 Be7 7. c5 Nd5 8. 

Bd3 Nc6 9. O-O O-O 10. a3 Nxc3 11. bxc3 b6 12. Re1 Bb7 13. h4 g6 14. Ng5 

Bf6 15. Qg4 h5 16. Qg3 Ne7 17. Bf4 Nf5 18. Nxe6 fxe6 19. Qxg6+ Bg7 20. Rxe6 

Qxh4 21. Bxf5 Qxf4 22. Qh7+ Kf7 23. Rae1 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.18"] 

[Round "10"] 

[White "Hauchard, A"] 

[Black "Chomet, P"] 

[Result "1-0"] 

[ECO "A86"] 

[WhiteElo "2500"] 

[BlackElo "2385"] 

 

1. c4 f5 2. d4 Nf6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. Nh3 O-O 6. Nc3 d6 7. d5 Na6 8. 

Nf4 Nc5 9. h4 e5 10. dxe6 Nxe6 11. Nxe6 Bxe6 12. Bxb7 Bxc4 13. b3 Rb8 14. 

Bg2 Bf7 15. Be3 Rb4 16. Rc1 a5 17. Bg5 h6 18. Bxf6 Bxf6 19. e3 Kg7 20. Nd5 

Bxd5 21. Qxd5 c5 22. Bf1 Qe7 23. Bc4 f4 24. gxf4 Bxh4 25. Ke2 Rbb8 26. Qf3 

g5 27. Rcg1 Kh8 28. Qh5 Rf6 29. Rxg5 Bxg5 30. fxg5 1-0 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.18"] 

[Round "10"] 

[White "Lepelletier, B"] 

[Black "Marciano, D"] 

[Result "0-1"] 

[ECO "C43"] 

[WhiteElo "2460"] 

[BlackElo "2480"] 

 

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. d4 Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Nd7 6. Nxd7 Bxd7 7. O-O 

Bd6 8. c4 c6 9. Nc3 O-O 10. cxd5 Nxc3 11. bxc3 cxd5 12. Qh5 g6 13. Qxd5 Qc7 

14. Bh6 Rfe8 15. Rac1 Bxh2+ 16. Kh1 Be5 17. f4 Bc6 18. Qc4 b5 19. Qb3 Qd7 

20. f5 Bg3 21. Kg1 Bd5 22. Qd1 a6 23. Qg4 Qd6 24. a4 b4 25. fxg6 hxg6 26. 

Qg5 Re6 27. c4 Be4 28. d5 Bh2+ 29. Kh1 Re5 30. c5 Qd7 31. Bxe4 Rxg5 32. 

Bxg5 Be5 33. Bf4 Qg4 34. Bxe5 Qxe4 35. Bf6 Qxd5 36. c6 Rc8 37. c7 Qd6 38. 

Bd8 Rxd8 39. cxd8=Q+ Qxd8 40. Rfd1 Qa5 41. Ra1 b3 42. Rab1 b2 43. Kg1 Qc5+ 

0-1 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.18"] 

[Round "10"] 

[White "Koch, JR"] 

[Black "Apicella, M"] 

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

[ECO "C01"] 

[WhiteElo "2490"] 

[BlackElo "2560"] 

 

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bf4 Bd6 5. Bxd6 Qxd6 6. c3 Bf5 7. Bd3 

Bxd3 8. Qxd3 Nd7 9. Nd2 Ngf6 10. Qe3+ Qe7 11. Qxe7+ 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.18"] 

[Round "10"] 

[White "Santo Roman, M"] 

[Black "Relange, E"] 

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

[ECO "B66"] 

[WhiteElo "2385"] 

[BlackElo "2450"] 

 

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 h6 9. Be3 Nxd4 10. Bxd4 b5 11. f3 Be7 12. Kb1 e5 13. Be3 Be6 14. g4 

Rc8 15. h4 Qc7 16. Rh2 Qa5 17. Bh3 b4 18. Nd5 Nxd5 19. exd5 Bd7 20. g5 Bxh3 

21. Rxh3 hxg5 22. Bxg5 b3 23. Qxa5 bxc2+ 24. Kc1 Bxg5+ 25. f4 Bxf4+ 26. Rd2 

Rc5 27. Qb4 a5 28. Qb8+ Ke7 29. Qa7+ Kf6 30. Rc3 Rxd5 31. Rcxc2 Rxh4 32. 

Qg1 Be3 33. Qf1+ Rf4 34. Qg2 Rfd4 35. Kb1 Rxd2 36. Rxd2 Rxd2 37. Qa8 Bd4 

38. Qxa5 Rxb2+ 39. Kc1 Rf2 40. Qa8 Bc5 41. a4 g5 42. Qd8+ Kf5 43. Qd7+ Ke4 

44. Qb7+ Kd4 45. a5 g4 46. Qb3 f5 47. a6 f4 48. Qd1+ Kc3 49. Qe1+ Kc4 50. 

Qe4+ Bd4 51. a7 d5 52. Qxd5+ Kxd5 53. a8=Q+ Kc4 54. Qc8+ Kd3 55. Qf5+ e4 

56. Qb5+ Ke3 57. Qb3+ Ke2 58. Qd1+ Ke3 59. Qb3+ Bc3 60. Qxc3+ Ke2 61. Qc2+ 

Kf3 62. Qd1+ Kg3 63. Qg1+ Rg2 64. Qe1+ Kh3 65. Qh1+ Rh2 66. Qf1+ Kg3 67. 

Qg1+ Rg2 68. Qe1+ Kf3 69. Qf1+ Rf2 70. Qd1+ 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.18"] 

[Round "10"] 

[White "Adrian, C"] 

[Black "Degraeve, JM"] 

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

[ECO "A46"] 

[WhiteElo "2330"] 

[BlackElo "2515"] 

 

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. g3 c5 4. Bg2 Nc6 5. c4 Qa5+ 6. Bd2 Qb6 7. Bc3 Ne4 8. 

d5 Nxc3 9. Nxc3 Nd4 10. Qd2 Nxf3+ 11. exf3 Be7 12. O-O O-O 13. Rfe1 Bf6 14. 

f4 Rb8 15. Re2 a6 16. f5 Bd4 17. Rae1 exf5 18. d6 Qxd6 19. Nd5 g6 20. Re8 

Kg7 21. Qg5 b5 22. Nf4 h6 23. Qh4 Rxe8 24. Rxe8 Bb7 25. Rxb8 Qxb8 26. Qe7 

Bxg2 27. Kxg2 Qb7+ 28. Kg1 bxc4 29. Ne6+ Kh7 30. Qxf7+ Kh8 1/2-1/2 

 

[Event "ch-FRA"] 

[Site "Auxerre"] 

[Date "1996.08.18"] 

[Round "10"] 

[White "Touzane, O"] 

[Black "Bricard, E"] 

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

[ECO "A21"] 

[WhiteElo "2495"] 

[BlackElo "2475"] 

 

1. d4 d6 2. c4 e5 3. Nc3 exd4 4. Qxd4 Nf6 5. b3 g6 6. Nd5 Bg7 7. Bh6 Bxh6 

8. Nxf6+ Kf8 9. Nd7+ Kg8 10. Nf6+ Kf8 11. Nd7+ Kg8 12. Nf6+ 1/2-1/2