Round 8


Round 8  16/08/1996



Gelfand, Boris    - Jussupow, Artur    1/2   14

Karpov, Anatoly   - Leko, Peter        1/2   24

Kramnik, Vladimir - Topalov, Veselin   1/2   79

Ehlvest, Jaan     - Shirov, Alexei     0-1   60

Korchnoi, Viktor  - Polgar, Judit      1/2   73




[Event "Bank-Austria"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.16"] [Round "8"] [White "Ehlvest, J."] [Black "Shirov, A."] [Result "0-1"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2660"] [WhiteCountry "EST"] [WhiteTime "02:53:44"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [BlackElo "2685"] [BlackCountry "ESP"] [BlackTime "02:48:48"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. c4 c6 4. Nc3 a6 5. a4 e6 6. Bg5 Nbd7 7. cxd5 cxd5 8. e3 Be7 9. Bd3 b6 10. O-O Bb7 11. Qc2 O-O 12. Rfc1 h6 13. Bf4 Nh5 14. Be5 f6 15. Bg3 Nxg3 16. hxg3 f5 17. Ne2 Bd6 18. Nf4 Qf6 19. Be2 g5 20. Nd3 g4 21. Nh4 Rfc8 22. Qd1 a5 23. Rxc8+ Rxc8 24. Rc1 Rxc1 25. Qxc1 Kf7 26. b3 Qd8 27. Nf4 Qc8 28. Qxc8 Bxc8 29. Nhg6 Nb8 30. f3 Ba6 31. Kf2 Bxe2 32. Kxe2 Nc6 33. Kd3 Nb4+ 34. Kd2 Kf6 35. Ke2 Nc6 36. Kd3 Nd8 37. fxg4 fxg4 38. e4 dxe4+ 39. Kxe4 Nf7 40. Nh4 Bxf4 41. Kxf4 h5 42. Ke4 Nd6+ 43. Kd3 Kg5 44. Ke3 b5 45. axb5 Nxb5 46. Kd3 Kf6 47. Kc4 Nd6+ 48. Kd3 Kf7 49. Ke3 Kg7 50. Kd3 Kf6 51. Ke3 Nf5+ 52. Nxf5 exf5 53. Kf4 Ke6 54. Ke3 Kd5 55. Kd3 f4 56. gxf4 h4 57. Ke3 h3 58. gxh3 gxh3 59. Kf3 Kxd4 60. Kg3 Ke4 0-1 [Event "Bank-Austria"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.16"] [Round "8"] [White "Karpov, A."] [Black "Leko, P."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2775"] [WhiteCountry "RUS"] [WhiteTime "01:48:05"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [BlackElo "2630"] [BlackCountry "HUN"] [BlackTime "01:01:32"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Qb3 dxc4 6. Qxc4 O-O 7. e4 a6 8. e5 Nfd7 9. Be3 Nb6 10. Qd3 Nc6 11. Be2 Nb4 12. Qd2 c5 13. O-O cxd4 14. Bxd4 Nc6 15. Qe3 Nxd4 16. Nxd4 Nd5 17. Nxd5 Qxd5 18. f4 Qc5 19. Rac1 Qb6 20. Nf5 Qxe3+ 21. Nxe3 f6 22. Nd5 fxe5 23. Nxe7+ Kh8 24. Nxc8 Raxc8 1/2-1/2 [Event "Bank-Austria"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.16"] [Round "8"] [White "Kramnik, V."] [Black "Topalov, V."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2765"] [WhiteCountry "RUS"] [WhiteTime "03:17:11"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [BlackElo "2750"] [BlackCountry "BUL"] [BlackTime "02:29:00"] 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Nc3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O e5 7. d3 h6 8. Rb1 a5 9. a3 Re8 10. b4 axb4 11. axb4 e4 12. Ne1 Bf5 13. Nc2 exd3 14. exd3 Qc8 15. Ne3 Be6 16. Bb2 Nc6 17. Ncd5 Bxd5 18. cxd5 Na7 19. Ra1 Nb5 20. Ra5 b6 21. Rxa8 Qxa8 22. Qc2 Re7 23. d4 Na7 24. Ra1 b5 25. Qc6 Qb8 26. Qa6 Nc8 27. Qa8 Qxa8 28. Rxa8 Re8 29. Bf1 Nb6 30. Rxe8+ Nxe8 31. Bxb5 Nf6 32. Bc6 h5 33. Kf1 Ng4 34. h3 Nxe3+ 35. fxe3 f5 36. Ke2 Bh6 37. Kd3 Kf7 38. Bc3 Bg5 39. Be1 Kf6 40. Bf2 Kf7 41. Be1 Ke7 42. e4 fxe4+ 43. Kxe4 Nd7 44. Kd3 Nb6 45. Bb7 Bh6 46. Ke4 Nd7 47. Bc6 Bg5 48. Kf3 Nb6 49. Bc3 h4 50. gxh4 Bxh4 51. Kf4 Kf6 52. Ke4 Bg5 53. Bb5 Bc1 54. Be1 Ke7 55. Bh4+ g5 56. Be1 Kf6 57. Be2 Kg6 58. Bg4 Kf6 59. Bf3 Kg6 60. Kd3 Bf4 61. Ke4 Bc1 62. Bg4 Kf6 63. Be6 Kg6 64. Kd3 Kf6 65. b5 Bf4 66. Kc3 Be3 67. Kd3 Bc1 68. Kc2 Bf4 69. Kb3 Ke7 70. Kb4 Ke8 71. Kb3 Be3 72. Kc3 Ke7 73. Kd3 Bc1 74. Ba5 Kf6 75. Ke4 Kg6 76. Kf3 Bb2 77. Kg4 Bc1 78. Bf5+ Kf6 79. Be4 Be3 1/2-1/2 [Event "Bank-Austria"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.16"] [Round "8"] [White "Gelfand, B."] [Black "Yusupov, A."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [WhiteCountry "BLR"] [WhiteTime "00:35:55"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [BlackElo "2665"] [BlackCountry "GER"] [BlackTime "00:37:44"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 d5 5. cxd5 Qxd5 6. Nf3 Qf5 7. Qxf5 exf5 8. a3 Bd6 9. g3 Be6 10. Bg2 Nbd7 11. Ng5 c6 12. Nxe6 fxe6 13. O-O Nb6 14. Rd1 1/2-1/2 [Event "Bank-Austria"] [Site "Vienna AUT"] [Date "1996.08.16"] [Round "8"] [White "Korchnoi, V."] [Black "Polgar, J."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2635"] [WhiteCountry "SUI"] [WhiteTime "03:22:50"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [BlackElo "2665"] [BlackCountry "HUN"] [BlackTime "03:25:32"] 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. d4 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8. d5 Ne7 9. Ne1 Ne8 10. Be3 f5 11. f3 f4 12. Bf2 h5 13. c5 g5 14. cxd6 cxd6 15. Kh1 Ng6 16. Rc1 Bd7 17. a4 Bh6 18. Nd3 g4 19. fxg4 f3 20. gxf3 Bxc1 21. Qxc1 hxg4 22. Qh6 Qf6 23. fxg4 Qg7 24. Qxg7+ Kxg7 25. Kg2 Rh8 26. Be3 Nf6 27. h3 a6 28. Kg3 Rac8 29. Nf2 Rcf8 30. Rh1 Nf4 31. Bd1 Rh6 32. h4 Rg6 33. g5 N6h5+ 34. Kh2 Rh8 35. Bg4 Bxg4 36. Nxg4 Kf7 37. Rg1 Rg7 38. Nh6+ Kg6 39. Rf1 Rc8 40. Nf5 Rd7 41. Ng3 b5 42. axb5 axb5 43. Bxf4 Nxf4 44. Nf5 Rc5 45. Kg3 b4 46. Nd1 Rc2 47. Kg4 Rg2+ 48. Kf3 Rd2 49. Kg4 Nh5 50. Nde3 Rxb2 51. Nc4 Rg2+ 52. Kf3 Rc2 53. Nfxd6 Rc3+ 54. Kg2 Kh7 55. Ra1 Nf4+ 56. Kf2 Rc7 57. Ne3 Ra3 58. Rb1 Rc1 59. Rxc1 Nd3+ 60. Kf3 Nxc1 61. Nc4 Rc3 62. d6 Nb3 63. d7 Nd4+ 64. Kg4 Nc6 65. Kf5 b3 66. Kf6 Rxe3 67. Nxe3 b2 68. g6+ Kh8 69. g7+ Kh7 70. Nf5 b1=Q 71. g8=Q+ Kxg8 72. Ne7+ Kh7 73. Nxc6 Qxe4 1/2-1/2