Round 1



Round 1  09/08/1996



Gelfand, Boris    - Leko, Peter        1/2   59

Polgar, Judit     - Jussupow, Artur    1/2   22

Karpov, Anatoly   - Ehlvest, Jaan      1/2   53

Korchnoi, Viktor  - Topalov, Veselin   0-1   37

Kramnik, Vladimir - Shirov, Alexei     0-1   35




[Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.09"] [Round "1"] [White "Gelfand, B"] [Black "Leko, P"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2630"] 1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. g3 d5 5. d4 cxd4 6. Nxd4 dxc4 7. Nxc6 Qxd1+ 8. Nxd1 bxc6 9. Bg2 Nd5 10. Ne3 e6 11. Nxc4 Ba6 12. b3 Bb4+ 13. Bd2 Bxd2+ 14. Nxd2 Nb4 15. Kd1 Ke7 16. a3 Nd5 17. Rc1 Rac8 18. Ne4 c5 19. Nxc5 Rhd8 20. Ke1 Nb6 21. f4 Nd7 22. b4 Nxc5 23. bxc5 Rc7 24. c6 Bb5 25. Rc5 a6 26. Kf2 Rdc8 27. Rb1 Bxc6 28. Bxc6 Rxc6 29. Rb7+ Kf8 30. Ra5 Rd6 31. Ra7 Rcc6 32. h4 h6 33. Ra8+ Ke7 34. Ra7+ Kf8 35. a4 g6 36. h5 Kg7 37. hxg6 Kxg6 38. g4 Rb6 39. Ra8 Kg7 40. Ra7 Kg6 41. e3 Rdc6 42. Kf3 Kg7 43. Ra8 Rd6 44. Rc5 Rbc6 45. Rxc6 Rxc6 46. a5 Kg6 47. Ra7 Kf6 48. Ke2 Rd6 49. Ra8 Kg6 50. e4 h5 51. gxh5+ Kxh5 52. Ke3 Rc6 53. Ra7 f5 54. e5 Rc3+ 55. Kd4 Ra3 56. Rxa6 Kg4 57. Kc5 Kxf4 58. Kd6 Rd3+ 59. Kxe6 Re3 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.09"] [Round "1"] [White "Polgar, J"] [Black "Jussupow, A"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2665"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. d4 Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Nd7 6. Nxd7 Bxd7 7. O-O Be7 8. c4 Nf6 9. Nc3 Be6 10. c5 Qd7 11. Bf4 O-O 12. Re1 Rfe8 13. h3 c6 14. b4 Bf5 15. Re5 Bg6 16. Qf3 Bd8 17. Rxe8+ Nxe8 18. Rd1 Nc7 19. Be5 Ne6 20. Bxg6 hxg6 21. a4 Bc7 22. Bxc7 Nxc7 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.09"] [Round "1"] [White "Karpov, An"] [Black "Ehlvest, J"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2775"] [BlackElo "2660"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bg5 O-O 6. e3 Nbd7 7. cxd5 exd5 8. Bd3 c6 9. Qc2 Re8 10. O-O Nf8 11. h3 g6 12. Bxf6 Bxf6 13. b4 a6 14. a4 Be6 15. b5 axb5 16. axb5 Nd7 17. bxc6 bxc6 18. Ne2 c5 19. Bb5 Bf5 20. Qd2 Qc7 21. Rxa8 Rxa8 22. Bxd7 Bxd7 23. Nf4 Be6 24. dxc5 Qxc5 25. Rd1 Ra1 26. Rxa1 Bxa1 27. Qa2 Bf6 28. Qa8+ Kg7 29. Qb7 Qd6 30. h4 h6 31. g3 Bg4 32. Nh2 Be6 33. Nf3 Bg4 34. Nd4 Bxd4 35. exd4 Be6 36. Kg2 g5 37. hxg5 hxg5 38. Nd3 Qd7 39. Qxd7 Bxd7 40. Kf3 Kf6 41. Nb4 Be6 42. Nc2 Ke7 43. Ke3 Kd6 44. Nb4 Kc7 45. f4 gxf4+ 46. Kxf4 f6 47. Ke3 Kd6 48. Nd3 Bf5 49. Nf4 Be4 50. Kd2 Ke7 51. Ke3 Kd6 52. Ke2 Kd7 53. Kd2 Ke7 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.09"] [Round "1"] [White "Korchnoi, V"] [Black "Topalov, V"] [Result "0-1"] [WhiteElo "2635"] [BlackElo "2750"] 1. Nf3 d6 2. c4 Bg4 3. e4 c5 4. Nc3 Bxf3 5. Qxf3 Nc6 6. d3 g6 7. g3 Bg7 8. Bg2 e6 9. O-O Nge7 10. Be3 O-O 11. Qe2 Rb8 12. Qd2 Nd4 13. Kh1 Nec6 14. f4 f5 15. Rae1 Qa5 16. Bg1 Kh8 17. h3 a6 18. g4 Rbe8 19. Bh2 Qd8 20. exf5 gxf5 21. gxf5 Nxf5 22. Ne4 Ncd4 23. Qd1 Nh4 24. Rg1 Ndf5 25. Ng5 Bd4 26. Nxh7 Kxh7 27. Qh5+ Kg8 28. Be4+ Bg7 29. Rxg7+ Kxg7 30. Rg1+ Kf6 31. Bg3 Ng6 32. Be1 Ke7 33. Rxg6 Kd7 34. Qg4 Kc8 35. Rxe6 Rxe6 36. Bxf5 Rxf5 37. Qxf5 Qd7 0-1 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.09"] [Round "1"] [White "Kramnik, V"] [Black "Shirov, A"] [Result "0-1"] [WhiteElo "2765"] [BlackElo "2685"] 1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 c6 3. c4 Nf6 4. Nc3 a6 5. c5 Bf5 6. Qb3 Ra7 7. Bf4 Nbd7 8. h3 h6 9. e3 g5 10. Bh2 Bg7 11. Ne5 O-O 12. f3 Nxe5 13. Bxe5 Nd7 14. Bxg7 Kxg7 15. e4 dxe4 16. fxe4 Bg6 17. O-O-O e5 18. Qc4 Qf6 19. dxe5 Nxe5 20. Qd4 Raa8 21. Qe3 Rad8 22. Be2 Qe7 23. Rhe1 Nd7 24. Qd4+ Nf6 25. Qe3 Qe5 26. Bf3 h5 27. a3 Rfe8 28. Rxd8 Rxd8 29. Bd1 Rd4 30. Bc2 Rc4 31. Kb1 Rxc5 32. Qd2 Rc4 33. Qd8 Nxe4 34. Bxe4 Bxe4+ 35. Nxe4 Rxe4 0-1