Round 3


Round 3  11/08/1996



Gelfand, Boris    - Karpov, Anatoly    1-0   69

Polgar, Judit     - Leko, Peter        1-0   53

Jussupow, Artur   - Topalov, Veselin   1/2   23

Korchnoi, Viktor  - Shirov, Alexei     1/2   22

Kramnik, Vladimir - Ehlvest, Jaan      1-0   29




[Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.11"] [Round "3"] [White "Gelfand, B"] [Black "Karpov, An"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2775"] 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 exd5 9. d4 Na6 10. Bf4 c5 11. dxc5 Nxc5 12. Rc1 a6 13. a3 Re8 14. Nd4 Bd6 15. Bxd6 Qxd6 16. Qd2 Rad8 17. Red1 g6 18. Qf4 Qxf4 19. gxf4 Kf8 20. e3 Rd6 21. b4 Ne6 22. Nce2 Re7 23. a4 Nd8 24. a5 Bc6 25. Nc3 Be8 26. Bf1 bxa5 27. bxa5 Rb7 28. Ra1 Rc7 29. Na2 Rb7 30. f3 Ne6 31. Rdb1 Re7 32. Nb4 Nc5 33. Rc1 Rb7 34. Rab1 Nfd7 35. Nbc6 Rc7 36. Ne5 Ke7 37. Rc3 f6 38. Nxd7 Kxd7 39. Rb8 Ne6 40. Rxc7+ Nxc7 41. Kf2 Ke7 42. f5 g5 43. Ke1 Bb5 44. Bxb5 Nxb5 45. Nxb5 axb5 46. Rxb5 Rc6 47. Rxd5 Rc3 48. Kd2 Ra3 49. Kc2 Rxe3 50. Kb2 Re2+ 51. Kb3 Rxh2 52. a6 Rh1 53. Kb4 Ra1 54. Ra5 Rb1+ 55. Kc5 Rb8 56. a7 Ra8 57. Kc6 h5 58. Kb7 Rxa7+ 59. Kxa7 Kd6 60. Kb6 h4 61. Rc5 h3 62. Rc2 Ke5 63. Rh2 Kxf5 64. Rxh3 Kf4 65. Kc5 f5 66. Kd4 g4 67. fxg4 fxg4 68. Rh8 Kf3 69. Kd3 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.11"] [Round "3"] [White "Polgar, J"] [Black "Leko, P"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2630"] 1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Bc4 Ngf6 6. Ng5 e6 7. Qe2 Nb6 8. Bb3 h6 9. N5f3 c5 10. Bf4 Nbd5 11. Be5 Qa5+ 12. Nd2 b5 13. dxc5 Bxc5 14. a4 Bb7 15. Qxb5+ Qxb5 16. axb5 Bxf2+ 17. Kxf2 Ng4+ 18. Ke2 Nxe5 19. Bxd5 Bxd5 20. Ngf3 Nc4 21. b3 Nxd2 22. Kxd2 Bb7 23. Ra5 a6 24. bxa6 Bxa6 25. Rha1 Rd8+ 26. Ke3 Bc8 27. Ne5 O-O 28. Ra7 Rd5 29. Nc6 Kh7 30. c4 Rc5 31. Rc7 Bd7 32. Rxd7 Rxc6 33. Raa7 Kg6 34. Kd4 e5+ 35. Kxe5 Re6+ 36. Kf4 Re2 37. Kf3 Rc2 38. Rd6+ Kh7 39. Rd3 Re8 40. Re3 Rxe3+ 41. Kxe3 Rc3+ 42. Kd4 Rxb3 43. Ra2 Kg6 44. c5 Kf5 45. c6 Ke6 46. Rc2 Rb8 47. Kc5 Rb1 48. Re2+ Kf5 49. c7 Rc1+ 50. Kd6 Rd1+ 51. Ke7 Rc1 52. Kd7 Rd1+ 53. Ke8 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.11"] [Round "3"] [White "Jussupow, A"] [Black "Topalov, V"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2750"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 g6 6. Nc3 Bxa6 7. g3 d6 8. Nh3 Bg7 9. Nf4 Nbd7 10. h4 h5 11. Bh3 O-O 12. Qc2 Ne5 13. O-O Qb6 14. Rb1 Bc8 15. Bxc8 Rfxc8 16. b3 Nfg4 17. Kg2 c4 18. Ne4 Qa7 19. a3 cxb3 20. Qxb3 Nc4 21. Ng5 Nxa3 22. Qxa3 Qxa3 23. Bxa3 Rxa3 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.11"] [Round "3"] [White "Korchnoi, V"] [Black "Shirov, A"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2635"] [BlackElo "2685"] 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 a6 5. Ne5 Nbd7 6. Bf4 dxc4 7. Nxc4 b5 8. Ne5 Bb7 9. e4 e6 10. f3 c5 11. Nxd7 Qxd7 12. dxc5 Bxc5 13. Qxd7+ Nxd7 14. O-O-O Ke7 15. Kb1 Rhd8 16. Bd3 f6 17. e5 Nxe5 18. Bxe5 fxe5 19. Bxh7 Rxd1+ 20. Rxd1 Rh8 21. Be4 b4 22. Bxb7 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.11"] [Round "3"] [White "Kramnik, V"] [Black "Ehlvest, J"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "2765"] [BlackElo "2660"] 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. a3 Bxc3 6. Qxc3 c5 7. b4 b6 8. g3 Nc6 9. Bg2 Bb7 10. O-O d6 11. Bb2 e5 12. e3 Rc8 13. d3 Re8 14. b5 Ne7 15. Nxe5 Bxg2 16. Ng4 Ned5 17. Nxf6+ gxf6 18. cxd5 Bxd5 19. Rfe1 Re6 20. f4 Kg7 21. f5 Re8 22. Qd2 Bb7 23. e4 h6 24. Qf4 d5 25. Qg4+ Kh7 26. Qh4 Kg7 27. exd5 Kh7 28. Re4 Bxd5 29. Bxf6 1-0