LAS PALMAS - CHESS MEETS HISTORY


Round 10 21/12/1996 Anand, Viswanathan - Kasparov, Gary 1/2 33 B85 Sicilian Ivanchuk, Vassily - Topalov, Veselin 0-1 23 B81 Sicilian Karpov, Anatoly - Kramnik, Vladimir 1/2 38 D45 Semi-Slav


[Event "It"] [Site "Las Palmas ESP"] [Date "1996.12.21"] [Round "10"] [White "Anand,V"] [Black "Kasparov,G"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B85"] [WhiteElo "2735"] [BlackElo "2785"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. a4 Be7 8. O-O O-O 9. Be3 Nc6 10. f4 Re8 11. Bf3 Rb8 12. Kh1 Qc7 13. g4 Nxd4 14. Bxd4 e5 15. fxe5 dxe5 16. Ba7 Ra8 17. g5 Rd8 18. Qe2 Ne8 19. Be3 Be6 20. Qf2 Rdc8 21. Rad1 Bc5 22. Bxc5 Qxc5 23. Nd5 Bxd5 24. Rxd5 Qxc2 25. Rxe5 Qxf2 26. Rxf2 g6 27. Rd5 Nc7 28. Rd7 Ne6 29. Bg4 Nxg5 30. h4 Nxe4 31. Rfxf7 Rc1+ 32. Kg2 Rc2+ 33. Kg1 Rc1+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Las Palmas ESP"] [Date "1996.12.21"] [Round "10"] [White "Ivanchuk,V"] [Black "Topalov,V"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B81"] [WhiteElo "2730"] [BlackElo "2750"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e6 7. g4 h6 8. f4 b5 9. Bg2 Bb7 10. g5 hxg5 11. fxg5 b4 12. Na4 Nh5 13. O-O Nd7 14. g6 Nhf6 15. c3 Ne5 16. gxf7+ Kxf7 17. cxb4 Rh4 18. Qb3 Qe8 19. Rac1 Bxe4 20. Rc7+ Kg8 21. Nxe6 Rg4 22. Rxf6 Rxg2+ 23. Kf1 Qb5+ 0-1 [Event "It"] [Site "Las Palmas ESP"] [Date "1996.12.21"] [Round "10"] [White "Karpov,An"] [Black "Kramnik,V"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D45"] [WhiteElo "2775"] [BlackElo "2765"] 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Qc2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8. O-O e5 9. cxd5 cxd5 10. e4 exd4 11. Nxd5 Nxd5 12. exd5 h6 13. Nxd4 Qh4 14. Nf3 Qh5 15. Bh7+ Kh8 16. Qf5 g5 17. h4 Nb6 18. Qf6+ Kxh7 19. Qxd6 Bg4 20. Nh2 Rad8 21. Qb4 Bf5 22. hxg5 Nxd5 23. Qxb7 hxg5 24. Qb3 Rh8 25. Qf3 g4 26. Qg3 Nf6 27. f3 Rd3 28. Nxg4 Bxg4 29. fxg4 Qg6 30. Qc7 Kg8 31. Bf4 Rh4 32. Bg3 Rxg3 33. Qxg3 Qh6 34. Qf3 Rh1+ 35. Kf2 Qd2+ 36. Kg3 Qd6+ 37. Kf2 Qd2+ 38. Kg3 Qd6+ 1/2-1/2