Round 2


Round 2  10/08/1996



Shirov, Alexei    - Gelfand, Boris     1/2   53

Topalov, Veselin  - Polgar, Judit      1/2   41

Ehlvest, Jaan     - Jussupow, Artur    1-0   35

Karpov, Anatoly   - Kramnik, Vladimir  1-0   59

Leko, Peter       - Korchnoi, Viktor   1/2   24




[Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.10"] [Round "2"] [White "Shirov, A"] [Black "Gelfand, B"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2685"] [BlackElo "2665"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e5 7. Nb3 Be6 8. f3 Nbd7 9. Qd2 b5 10. a4 b4 11. Nd5 Bxd5 12. exd5 Nb6 13. Bxb6 Qxb6 14. a5 Qb7 15. Bc4 Be7 16. Ra4 Rb8 17. Nc1 Bd8 18. Nd3 Bxa5 19. Rxa5 Qc7 20. Rxa6 Qxc4 21. Rxd6 O-O 22. O-O Nxd5 23. Re1 f6 24. Re4 Qb5 25. h3 Rb6 26. Rxb6 Qxb6+ 27. Kh2 Rd8 28. Nxb4 Nf4 29. Qe1 Qd6 30. Nd3 Nxd3 31. cxd3 Qxd3 32. f4 Re8 33. fxe5 fxe5 34. b4 h6 35. Qh4 Qd6 36. Qg3 Qd5 37. Qg6 Re7 38. Qf5 Qc6 39. h4 h5 40. Qf3 g6 41. Qe2 Qd6 42. b5 Kh7 43. Qc4 Re6 44. Qb4 Qb8 45. Qc5 Rb6 46. Qe7+ Kh6 47. Rc4 Rb7 48. Qg5+ Kh7 49. Rc6 e4+ 50. Kg1 Qe8 51. Qf6 Qf7 52. Qxf7+ Rxf7 53. Rc3 Rf5 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.10"] [Round "2"] [White "Topalov, V"] [Black "Polgar, J"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2750"] [BlackElo "2665"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. g3 a6 7. Bg2 Nf6 8. O-O d6 9. Re1 Rb8 10. Nxc6 bxc6 11. e5 dxe5 12. Rxe5 Qxe5 13. Bf4 Qc5 14. Bxb8 Be7 15. Bf4 O-O 16. Na4 Qb5 17. b3 e5 18. c4 Qb8 19. Be3 e4 20. Bf4 Qa7 21. Qc2 Bf5 22. h3 h5 23. Rd1 Re8 24. Qe2 Qb7 25. Kh2 Qc8 26. Bd6 h4 27. Bxe7 Rxe7 28. Nb6 Qc7 29. Qe3 hxg3+ 30. fxg3 Bg4 31. Rd2 Bf3 32. c5 Bxg2 33. Kxg2 Qe5 34. b4 Qa1 35. a3 Re5 36. g4 Kh7 37. Rf2 Qd1 38. Rf1 Qc2+ 39. Rf2 Qd1 40. Rf1 Qc2+ 41. Rf2 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.10"] [Round "2"] [White "Ehlvest, J"] [Black "Jussupow, A"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "2660"] [BlackElo "2665"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. c4 e6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Qc2 dxc4 6. e4 Nc6 7. e5 Nb4 8. Qb1 Nfd5 9. Bxc4 Nb6 10. Be2 Bd7 11. O-O Bc6 12. a3 N4d5 13. Ne4 a6 14. Re1 h6 15. Bd2 Qd7 16. Qc2 Bb5 17. Bd1 Bc6 18. Rc1 Rd8 19. Qb1 Kf8 20. h4 g6 21. h5 Kg7 22. Nh2 Bb5 23. Ng4 g5 24. Bb3 Rdf8 25. Nef6 Qd8 26. Bxd5 Nxd5 27. Nxd5 exd5 28. Bb4 Bxb4 29. axb4 Re8 30. e6 Qd6 31. Qf5 Rxe6 32. Rxe6 Qxe6 33. Qxe6 fxe6 34. Rxc7+ Kf8 35. Nf6 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.10"] [Round "2"] [White "Karpov, An"] [Black "Kramnik, V"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "2775"] [BlackElo "2765"] 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Qc2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8. O-O e5 9. cxd5 cxd5 10. e4 dxe4 11. Nxe4 Nxe4 12. Bxe4 h6 13. Be3 exd4 14. Bh7+ Kh8 15. Bxd4 Nf6 16. Bf5 Bxf5 17. Qxf5 Qc8 18. Qb5 a6 19. Qb6 Qc7 20. Qxc7 Bxc7 21. Bxf6 gxf6 22. Rfe1 Rfe8 23. Rad1 Rxe1+ 24. Rxe1 Rd8 25. g3 Rd7 26. Re2 Kg7 27. Nh4 Rd5 28. Re7 Rc5 29. Rd7 b5 30. b4 Rc2 31. Nf5+ Kg6 32. Ne3 Rc1+ 33. Kg2 Be5 34. Ra7 Rc6 35. Nd5 Bd6 36. a3 Kf5 37. Ne3+ Kg6 38. Kf3 Be5 39. Nd5 Kg7 40. Ne7 Rc3+ 41. Kg4 Rxa3 42. f4 Bc3 43. Kh5 Bxb4 44. Nf5+ Kg8 45. Ra8+ Kh7 46. Ra7 Kg8 47. Nxh6+ Kf8 48. Rxf7+ Ke8 49. Kg6 Bc3 50. Nf5 b4 51. Rb7 Ra2 52. h4 a5 53. h5 a4 54. h6 Rh2 55. h7 Kd8 56. Nh4 f5 57. Rxb4 Rh3 58. Rxa4 Rxg3+ 59. Kxf5 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.10"] [Round "2"] [White "Leko, P"] [Black "Korchnoi, V"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2630"] [BlackElo "2635"] 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 dxe4 5. Nxe4 Nbd7 6. Nxf6+ Nxf6 7. Nf3 c5 8. Bb5+ Bd7 9. Bxd7+ Qxd7 10. Qe2 Be7 11. O-O-O O-O 12. dxc5 Qa4 13. Kb1 Bxc5 14. Bxf6 gxf6 15. Ne1 Rfd8 16. Nd3 Bf8 17. f4 Rd5 18. Rhf1 Rad8 19. Rf3 f5 20. h3 Bg7 21. g4 Qb5 22. Rc1 Qc4 23. gxf5 Ra5 24. a3 Rxa3 1/2-1/2