LAS PALMAS - CHESS MEETS HISTORY


Round 6 16/12/1996 Ivanchuk, Vassily - Karpov, Anatoly 1/2 14 C10 French Kasparov, Gary - Topalov, Veselin 1/2 28 C45 Scottish Kramnik, Vladimir - Anand, Viswanathan 1-0 39 A30 English; 1.c4 c5


[Event "It"] [Site "Las Palmas ESP"] [Date "1996.12.16"] [Round "06"] [White "Ivanchuk,V"] [Black "Karpov,An"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C10"] [WhiteElo "2730"] [BlackElo "2775"] 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Bd3 Ngf6 6. Qe2 c5 7. Nxf6+ Nxf6 8. dxc5 Bxc5 9. Nf3 Qc7 10. O-O O-O 11. Bg5 b6 12. Ne5 Bb7 13. Bxf6 gxf6 14. Bxh7+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Las Palmas ESP"] [Date "1996.12.16"] [Round "06"] [White "Kasparov,G"] [Black "Topalov,V"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C45"] [WhiteElo "2785"] [BlackElo "2750"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Bc5 5. Nxc6 Qf6 6. Qd2 dxc6 7. Nc3 Ne7 8. Qf4 Ng6 9. Qxf6 gxf6 10. Bd2 Rg8 11. Na4 Bd6 12. O-O-O Be6 13. Nc3 O-O-O 14. g3 Bg4 15. Be2 Ne5 16. Bf4 Bh3 17. Bh5 Bc5 18. Rxd8+ Rxd8 19. Nd1 Bg2 20. Re1 Nf3 21. Re2 Ng1 22. Bg4+ Kb8 23. Rd2 Rxd2 24. Kxd2 Bxe4 25. Nc3 Bg2 26. Be3 Be7 27. Bh5 Nf3+ 28. Ke2 Ng1+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Las Palmas ESP"] [Date "1996.12.16"] [Round "06"] [White "Kramnik,V"] [Black "Anand,V"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A30"] [WhiteElo "2765"] [BlackElo "2735"] 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 b6 3. g3 Bb7 4. Bg2 e6 5. O-O Be7 6. Nc3 O-O 7. Re1 d5 8. cxd5 Nxd5 9. e4 Nxc3 10. bxc3 c5 11. d4 Nd7 12. Bf4 cxd4 13. cxd4 Nf6 14. Ne5 Bb4 15. Re3 Rc8 16. d5 exd5 17. exd5 Bd6 18. Nc6 Bxc6 19. Bxd6 Ba4 20. Bxf8 Bxd1 21. Be7 Qc7 22. Rxd1 Nd7 23. Bh3 h6 24. Bf5 b5 25. Bb4 Rd8 26. Re7 Qc4 27. Rxd7 Rxd7 28. Bxd7 Qxb4 29. d6 Qa4 30. Rd3 Qe4 31. Bxb5 Qe1+ 32. Kg2 Qe4+ 33. Kg1 Qe1+ 34. Kg2 Qe4+ 35. Kf1 Qh1+ 36. Ke2 Qe4+ 37. Kd1 Qg4+ 38. f3 Qh3 39. d7 1-0