Open Soviet Union Championship
Round 1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Loktionova, N"]

[Black "Prandstetter, E"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "C02"]

[WhiteElo "2125"]

[BlackElo "2370"]



1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Nf3 Qb6 6. a3 c4 7. Be2 Bd7 8. Nbd2

Na5 9. O-O Ne7 10. Qc2 h6 11. Rb1 Qc6 12. Re1 Nc8 13. b4 cxb3 14. Nxb3 Nxb3

15. Rxb3 Nb6 16. Nd2 Rc8 17. Nb1 Be7 18. Bf4 Nc4 19. Qd3 Qc7 20. Qg3 g5 21.

Bc1 Ba4 22. Bxc4 dxc4 23. Rb2 Bc6 24. f4 Kd7 25. f5 Bd5 26. Rf1 Qc6 27. Qh3

Rcf8 28. Be3 Kc8 29. Qh5 f6 30. exf6 Bxf6 31. fxe6 Qxe6 32. Bf2 Qe4 33. Bg3

Bxd4+ 34. cxd4 Rxf1+ 35. Kxf1 Rf8+ 36. Bf2 Qxg2+ 37. Ke1 Qh1+ 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Sherbakov, R"]

[Black "Cioara, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E45"]

[WhiteElo "2555"]

[BlackElo "2320"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 b6 5. Nge2 Ba6 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. Nxc3 d5

8. b3 O-O 9. a4 Qd7 10. Be2 Nc6 11. O-O Na5 12. Ba3 Rfd8 13. Rb1 c6 14. Qd2

Qe8 15. Qa2 Rac8 16. Rfd1 Kh8 17. h3 Kg8 18. Bf1 Kh8 19. Bb4 Rb8 20. Qa3

Nb7 21. Be7 Rdc8 22. Bxf6 gxf6 23. e4 dxc4 24. b4 Qe7 25. e5 f5 26. Qa2 b5

27. axb5 Bxb5 28. Bxc4 a6 29. Ne2 Rg8 30. Bxb5 axb5 31. Nf4 Ra8 32. Qb3 Qg5

33. Qf3 Ra4 34. g3 Nd8 35. Nh5 h6 36. Kh2 Qe7 37. Nf6 Rg6 38. Qc3 Ra2 39.

Rd2 Ra7 40. Kg2 Kg7 41. Rdb2 Rxf6 42. exf6+ Qxf6 43. Qe3 Qe7 44. Qc3 Qf6

45. Qe3 Qe7 46. Qe5+ Kh7 47. Rc2 Kg6 48. Qh8 Ra6 49. Qg8+ Kf6 50. Qh8+ Kg6

51. Qg8+ Kf6 52. Kg1 Nb7 53. Qh8+ Kg6 54. Qg8+ Kf6 55. Rbc1 Nd8 56. Qh8+

Kg6 57. Qg8+ Kf6 58. g4 fxg4 59. Qxg4 Qd6 60. Qh4+ Kg7 61. Rc3 Kh7 62. Rg3

Ra7 63. Qf6 Qf8 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Grigorian, M"]

[Black "Paksashvili, D"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B01"]

[WhiteElo "2035"]

[BlackElo "2365"]



1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Bxd7+ Qxd7 5. c4 c6 6. Nc3 cxd5 7. cxd5

Nxd5 8. Nxd5 Qxd5 9. Qf3 Qxf3 10. Nxf3 Nc6 11. O-O e6 12. d4 Be7 13. Be3

O-O 14. Ne5 Nb4 15. Rfc1 Rfc8 16. Rxc8+ Rxc8 17. a3 Nd5 18. Rc1 Rxc1+ 19.

Bxc1 f5 20. Kf1 Bf6 21. Ke2 Kf8 22. Kd3 Ke7 23. Nc4 Kd7 24. Na5 b6 25. Nc4

Kc6 26. Ne5+ Bxe5 27. dxe5 Kc5 28. Bd2 b5 29. b4+ Kc6 30. Bc1 a6 31. Kd4

Ne7 32. h4 Kb6 33. Be3 Nc6+ 34. Kd3+ Kc7 35. Bd4 Ne7 36. Bb2 Ng6 37. g3 h5

38. Kd4 Kc6 39. Bc1 Ne7 40. Bg5 Nd5 41. Bd8 f4 42. Bg5 fxg3 43. fxg3 Nb6

44. Bc1 Kd7 45. Bg5 Na4 46. Bd2 Ke7 47. Ke4 Kf7 48. Kf4 Kg6 49. Ke4 Nb2 50.

Be3 Kf7 51. Kf4 Nc4 52. Bc1 Ke8 53. Ke4 Kd7 54. Kf4 Ke7 55. Ke4 Ke8 56. Kf4

g6 57. Ke4 Kd7 58. Kd4 Kc6 59. Ke4 Kc7 60. Kd4 Kb6 61. Ke4 Kc6 62. Kd4 a5

63. Ke4 a4 64. Kd4 Nb6 65. Bg5 Nd5 66. Bd8 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Dmitriev, I"]

[Black "Crisan, C"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B53"]

[WhiteElo "2370"]

[BlackElo "2105"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bd7 6. Qd3 Nf6 7. Nc3 g6

8. O-O Bg7 9. Bg5 a6 10. Bxc6 Bxc6 11. Nd5 Bxd5 12. exd5 O-O 13. Rfe1 Re8

14. Re2 Rc8 15. Rae1 h6 16. Bxf6 Bxf6 17. c3 Qd7 18. a3 Rc5 19. Nd2 Rcc8

20. h3 Bg7 21. Re4 Qf5 22. Nc4 Rcd8 23. Nb6 e5 24. dxe6 Rxe6 25. g4 Rxe4

26. Rxe4 Qc5 27. Nd5 Rd7 28. Rc4 Qa5 29. Rc8+ Kh7 30. Qe4 Rd8 31. Rc7 Qb5

32. Rxf7 Qxb2 33. Nf6+ 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Navratescu, C"]

[Black "Ondrejat, M"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E68"]

[WhiteElo "2375"]

[BlackElo "2135"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nc3 d6 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. O-O e5 8.

e4 exd4 9. Nxd4 Nc5 10. h3 Re8 11. Re1 a5 12. b3 Bd7 13. Kh2 Rb8 14. Rb1

Ne6 15. Ndb5 Bc6 16. Be3 Nd7 17. Qc2 Ndc5 18. Rbd1 Bxb5 19. Nxb5 h5 20. f4

h4 21. g4 Qe7 22. Qd2 g5 23. fxg5 Be5+ 24. Kg1 Rf8 25. Rf1 f6 26. gxf6 Rxf6

27. Rf5 Rbf8 28. Rdf1 Ng7 29. Rxf6 Rxf6 30. Rxf6 Bxf6 31. Qxa5 Nge6 32. Qd2

Be5 33. b4 c6 34. bxc5 cxb5 35. cxd6 Bxd6 36. cxb5 Nc5 37. Qd5+ Kf8 38. e5

Qxe5 39. Qxe5 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Monin, N"]

[Black "Janda, Zdenek"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A53"]

[WhiteElo "2345"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 d6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. d5 Nb8 6. e4 g6 7. Be2 Bg7 8.

O-O O-O 9. Be3 Nbd7 10. h3 Bxf3 11. Bxf3 b6 12. Qd2 Re8 13. b3 a5 14. Rae1

Nc5 15. g3 Rc8 16. Bg2 e5 17. Qd1 Qd7 18. a3 Ra8 19. b4 axb4 20. axb4 Nb7

21. Qb3 Nh5 22. Kh2 Qe7 23. Bf3 Nf6 24. Ra1 Rxa1 25. Rxa1 Rb8 26. Ra7 Ne8

27. Qa4 f5 28. Nb5 f4 29. Bd2 fxg3+ 30. fxg3 Qf7 31. Kg2 Nf6 32. Rxb7 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Kievelitz, B"]

[Black "Crouch, C"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D15"]

[WhiteElo "2145"]

[BlackElo "2375"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. e4 b5 6. e5 Nd5 7. a4 e6 8.

axb5 Nxc3 9. bxc3 cxb5 10. Ng5 Bb7 11. Qh5 Qd7 12. Be2 Bxg2 13. Rg1 Bd5 14.

Nxh7 Nc6 15. Nf6+ gxf6 16. Qxh8 O-O-O 17. Qxf6 b4 18. Bb2 a5 19. Bh5 a4 20.

Rxa4 Nxd4 21. Rxb4 Bxb4 22. cxb4 Be4 23. Qxf7 Nc2+ 24. Kf1 Qd3+ 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Jurek, J"]

[Black "Kansky, P"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A39"]

[WhiteElo "2380"]

[BlackElo "2145"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. c4 c5 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. O-O O-O 6. d4 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Nc6

8. Nc3 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 d6 10. Qd3 Rb8 11. Be3 b6 12. Bd4 Bb7 13. e4 Nd7 14.

Bxg7 Kxg7 15. b3 Nc5 16. Qe3 Bc6 17. Rfd1 Qc7 18. b4 Nd7 19. Rac1 a5 20. a3

axb4 21. axb4 Ra8 22. Nd5 Bxd5 23. cxd5 Qb7 24. Rc6 Qa6 25. Rdc1 Qa3 26.

Qxa3 Rxa3 27. Bh3 Ne5 28. Rxb6 Ra2 29. Bf1 f5 30. Rbc6 fxe4 31. R6c2 Nf3+

32. Kh1 Rxc2 33. Rxc2 Ne1 34. Re2 Nd3 35. b5 Rb8 36. Kg1 Rxb5 37. Rxe4 Rxd5

38. Rxe7+ Kf6 39. Rxh7 Ne5 40. Be2 Rd2 41. Kf1 d5 42. Rh4 Nd7 43. Rf4+ Ke5

44. Ke1 Rb2 45. Bd3 g5 46. Rf5+ Kd4 47. Kf1 Nc5 48. Be2 Ne4 49. Bh5 Rb7 50.

Bf7 Nc3 51. Kg2 Rd7 52. Bg6 Ne4 53. f3 Rg7 54. fxe4 Rxg6 55. exd5 Ke4 56.

g4 Ra6 57. Rxg5 Kf4 58. Rg8 Rd6 59. h3 Rxd5 60. Rf8+ Kg5 61. Kg3 Rd1 62.

h4+ Kg6 63. h5+ Kg5 64. Rf5+ Kh6 65. Rf6+ Kg7 66. Ra6 Rd5 67. Kh4 Rd4 68.

h6+ 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Capek, I"]

[Black "Hasangatin, R"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D18"]

[WhiteElo "2145"]

[BlackElo "2380"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. a4 Bf5 6. e3 e6 7. Bxc4 Bb4 8.

O-O Nbd7 9. Qe2 Bg6 10. Rd1 O-O 11. Na2 Bd6 12. b4 Qe7 13. Bb2 Nb6 14. Bb3

Rfc8 15. a5 Nbd5 16. a6 Nxb4 17. Nxb4 Bxb4 18. Ne5 bxa6 19. Rxa6 Be4 20.

Rda1 c5 21. dxc5 Bxc5 22. Nxf7 Kxf7 23. Bxe6+ Qxe6 24. Rxe6 Kxe6 25. Bxf6

Kxf6 26. Qg4 Bf5 27. Qh4+ g5 28. Qh6+ Bg6 29. h4 gxh4 30. Qxh4+ Kg7 31. Qf4

h5 32. Rd1 Re8 33. Rd7+ Be7 34. Qe5+ Kf8 35. Qf4+ Bf7 36. e4 Rad8 37. Qh6+

Kg8 38. Rxd8 Bxd8 39. f3 Re6 40. Qd2 Bb6+ 41. Kh2 Bc7+ 42. Kg1 Rd6 43. Qg5+

Rg6 44. Qc1 Bb6+ 45. Kh2 a5 46. Qc8+ Kg7 47. Qd7 Bf2 48. g4 hxg4 49. fxg4

Bc5 50. Kg3 Bd6+ 51. Kf3 Rf6+ 52. Ke2 Re6 53. Kf3 Be5 54. Ke2 Bf6 55. Kf3

Re5 56. Qb7 Kg6 57. Qa6 Bb3 58. Qc8 a4 59. Qb8 Bf7 60. Qb4 Be8 61. Qf8 Bg7

62. Qd6+ Kh7 63. Qa6 Re7 64. Qd6 Bf8 65. Qh2+ Kg8 66. Qa2+ Rf7+ 67. Ke3

Bc5+ 68. Kd3 Kf8 69. Qc4 Be7 70. e5 a3 71. Qa6 Rh7 72. Qa8 Rh6 73. Kd4 Rg6

74. Qf3+ Bf7 75. Qa8+ Kg7 76. g5 a2 77. Qa7 Rxg5 78. e6 a1=Q+ 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Kveliashvili, Tinati"]

[Black "Berezovics, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B06"]

[BlackElo "2360"]



1. e4 d6 2. d4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. Be3 c6 5. Qd2 Nd7 6. f3 b5 7. Nge2 Nb6 8.

b3 Qc7 9. a4 b4 10. Nd1 a5 11. Rc1 Nf6 12. c4 bxc3 13. Qxc3 Bd7 14. Nb2 O-O

15. Qd2 Rfb8 16. Kf2 Rb7 17. d5 c5 18. Nc3 Ne8 19. Nb5 Qd8 20. Bh6 Bh8 21.

h4 Nc7 22. Nxc7 Qxc7 23. Nd1 e6 24. h5 exd5 25. exd5 Qd8 26. hxg6 hxg6 27.

Bg5 Bf6 28. Bf4 Bd4+ 29. Be3 Qf6 30. Nc3 Re8 31. Bxd4 cxd4 32. Nb5 Nxd5 33.

Qxd4 Re5 34. Bc4 Rxb5 35. Qa7 Qf4 36. Rcd1 Nb6 37. Qb8+ Re8 38. Qxd6 Qe3+

39. Kg3 Rg5+ 40. Kh4 Rh5+ 41. Kg3 Rg5+ 42. Kh4 Nxc4 43. Rde1 Rh5+ 44. Kg3

Qg5+ 45. Kf2 Nxd6 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Gavrilov, AO"]

[Black "Kopjonkin, G"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B24"]

[WhiteElo "2445"]

[BlackElo "2340"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. d3 Bg7 5. Be3 d6 6. Qd2 Nd4 7. Bg2 Rb8 8.

Nd1 b5 9. c3 Nc6 10. Ne2 b4 11. O-O Nf6 12. h3 O-O 13. Bh6 bxc3 14. bxc3 e5

15. Bxg7 Kxg7 16. Ne3 Ng8 17. f4 f6 18. d4 cxd4 19. cxd4 Ba6 20. Rfc1 Qa5

21. Qxa5 Nxa5 22. dxe5 fxe5 23. Rc7+ Rf7 24. Rxf7+ Kxf7 25. Nc3 Rc8 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Ratolistka, J"]

[Black "Shurygin, S"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D02"]

[WhiteElo "2180"]

[BlackElo "2390"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 c6 3. c3 Bf5 4. Bf4 Nf6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 Bxd3 7. Qxd3 e6

8. Nbd2 Be7 9. h3 O-O 10. O-O c5 11. Ne5 Rc8 12. Rac1 Qb6 13. Qb1 Rfd8 14.

Rfd1 a5 15. Bg5 Re8 16. Nxd7 Nxd7 17. Bxe7 Rxe7 18. dxc5 Rxc5 19. c4 Nf6

20. cxd5 Rxd5 21. Rc8+ Re8 22. Nc4 Qb5 23. Rxd5 Qxd5 24. Rxe8+ Nxe8 25. Qc2

g6 26. a4 h5 27. b3 Nf6 28. Qd2 Qxd2 29. Nxd2 Nd7 30. Nc4 b6 31. Kf1 Kf8

32. Ke2 Ke7 33. Kd3 e5 34. Nd2 Kd6 35. Kc4 Kc6 36. e4 Nc5 37. f3 Nb7 38. g4

h4 39. f4 Nd6+ 40. Kd3 exf4 41. e5 Nb7 42. Nf3 Kd5 43. Nxh4 Nc5+ 44. Ke2

Nxb3 45. Nf3 Nd4+ 46. Nxd4 Kxd4 47. h4 Kxe5 48. Kf3 f6 49. Kf2 Ke4 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Cech, P"]

[Black "Ordian, Vrej"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "E61"]

[WhiteElo "2325"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. Nf3 O-O 5. g3 c6 6. Bg2 d5 7. Ne5 dxc4 8.

Nxc4 Be6 9. Ne5 Nfd7 10. Nf3 Nb6 11. O-O Na6 12. Bf4 Nd5 13. Be5 Bh6 14. e4

Nb6 15. Ne2 Bc4 16. b3 Bxe2 17. Qxe2 f6 18. Bf4 Bxf4 19. gxf4 Nc7 20. f5

gxf5 21. Nh4 Kh8 22. Nxf5 e6 23. Nh6 Qxd4 24. Qh5 Qb4 25. Rad1 Qe7 26. Rd3

Qe8 27. Qh4 Rd8 28. Rf3 Qe7 29. Ng4 Nd7 30. e5 Nd5 31. exf6 N7xf6 32. Ne5

Rg8 33. Rg3 Rxg3 34. fxg3 Kg8 35. Bxd5 Rxd5 36. Rxf6 Qc5+ 37. Kg2 Rxe5 38.

Qg4+ Kh8 39. Qf3 Qc2+ 40. Kh3 Rf5 41. Rxf5 Qxf5+ 42. Qxf5 exf5 43. g4 fxg4+

44. Kxg4 Kg7 45. Kf5 Kf7 46. b4 Ke7 47. h4 b6 48. Ke5 h5 49. a4 a6 50. Kd4

Kd6 51. Kc4 Ke5 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Dolezal, R"]

[Black "Gross, S"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "C79"]

[WhiteElo "2270"]

[BlackElo "2330"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 d6 5. c3 Bd7 6. O-O Nf6 7. d3 g6 8.

Nbd2 Bg7 9. Re1 O-O 10. Nf1 Nh5 11. Bg5 Bf6 12. Qd2 Bg4 13. Bd1 Bxf3 14.

Bxf6 Qxf6 15. Bxf3 Nf4 16. g3 Nh3+ 17. Kg2 Ng5 18. Bg4 h5 19. h4 Nxe4 20.

dxe4 hxg4 21. Nh2 Qe6 22. Qg5 Ne7 23. Qxg4 Qxg4 24. Nxg4 f5 25. exf5 gxf5

26. Ne3 f4 27. Nc4 Rf7 28. g4 Ng6 29. Kh3 Kg7 30. f3 Kf6 31. h5 Nf8 32. Nd2

d5 33. c4 c6 34. g5+ Kf5 35. g6 Rg7 36. Rg1 e4 37. cxd5 cxd5 38. fxe4+ dxe4

39. Rae1 Re8 40. Nc4 Re6 41. Rd1 e3 42. Nd6+ Kf6 43. Rd5 e2 44. Re1 Nxg6

45. hxg6 Rxg6 46. Rf5+ Ke7 47. Nc4 b5 48. Rxf4 bxc4 49. Rxc4 Re3+ 50. Kh2

Kd6 51. Rc2 Re7 52. Rc3 Kd5 53. Rg3 Rxg3 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Kachur, A"]

[Black "Sokalsky, A"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2290"]

[BlackElo "2230"]



1. d4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Osmanovitch, Faruk"]

[Black "Jirovsky, Pa"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "E17"]

[BlackElo "2325"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. b3 b6 7. d4 Bb7 8.

Ne5 Nbd7 9. Bf4 Rc8 10. Nd2 c5 11. e3 h6 12. g4 Nxe5 13. Bxe5 Nd7 14. Bg3

cxd4 15. exd4 Ba6 16. Re1 Nf6 17. cxd5 Nxd5 18. Ne4 Bb4 19. Bf1 Bb7 20. g5

Nc3 21. Nxc3 Bxc3 22. gxh6 Qd5 23. f3 Qxd4+ 24. Kg2 Bxa1 25. hxg7 Rfd8 26.

Qxa1 Rc2+ 27. Kh3 Qxa1 28. Rxa1 Kxg7 29. Bc4 Bxf3 30. Bc7 Rh8+ 31. Kg3 Bd5

32. Bd3 Rxc7 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Kamenik, Martin"]

[Black "Jonkman, H"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "C50"]

[BlackElo "2325"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. O-O d6 6. h3 Bb6 7. Nc3 h6 8.

Be3 O-O 9. Qd2 Kh7 10. Bxb6 axb6 11. a3 Nh5 12. d4 f6 13. Ne2 f5 14. exf5

e4 15. Nh2 Nf6 16. g4 d5 17. Ba2 Ne7 18. Ng3 g6 19. fxg6+ Nxg6 20. f4 exf3

21. Nxf3 Qd6 22. Ne5 Nxe5 23. dxe5 Qxe5 24. Qd3+ Kg7 25. Rae1 Qd6 26. c3

Bd7 27. Bb1 Ne4 28. Qd4+ Kg6 29. Nxe4 dxe4 30. Qxe4+ Kg5 31. h4+ Kxh4 32.

Qh1+ Kxg4 33. Re4+ Kg5 34. Qh4+ 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Scerbin, D"]

[Black "Klimentov, Roman"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B22"]

[WhiteElo "2335"]



1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. exd5 Qxd5 4. d4 cxd4 5. cxd4 Nc6 6. Nf3 e5 7. Nc3 Bb4

8. Bd2 Bxc3 9. Bxc3 e4 10. Ne5 Nxe5 11. dxe5 Ne7 12. Be2 O-O 13. O-O Bf5

14. Qa4 Ng6 15. f4 Nh4 16. Rad1 Qc5+ 17. Qd4 Qxd4+ 18. Rxd4 Be6 19. a3 Nf5

20. Rxe4 Bd5 21. Rb4 Ne3 22. Rf2 Nc2 23. Rb5 Bc6 24. Rc5 Rac8 25. Bg4 Ne3

26. Bxc8 Rxc8 27. Rd2 h6 28. Bd4 Nd5 29. g3 Kh7 30. Bf2 Ne7 31. Rc1 a6 32.

Bb6 g5 33. Rd8 gxf4 34. gxf4 Kg6 35. Rxc8 Nxc8 36. Bc5 Kf5 37. Rd1 b6 38.

Bxb6 Nxb6 39. Rd6 Bb5 40. Rxb6 Kxf4 41. Rf6+ Kxe5 42. Rxf7 Kd4 43. Rf4+ Kd3

44. a4 Be8 45. Rf6 Kc2 46. Rxh6 Bxa4 47. Rxa6 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Beil, Z"]

[Black "Morozov, Jaroslav"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E00"]

[WhiteElo "2325"]



1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. c4 e6 4. g3 c5 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. Bg2 Nc6 7. O-O cxd4

8. Nxd4 Bd7 9. e4 Nb6 10. Nb5 Qb8 11. N1c3 a6 12. Bf4 Ne5 13. Qd4 Nbc4 14.

b3 axb5 15. bxc4 Nc6 16. Qxd7+ Kxd7 17. Bxb8 b4 18. Rfd1+ Kc8 19. Nb5 Rxb8

20. c5 Be7 21. Rac1 Ra8 22. Rc2 Rd8 23. Rxd8+ Kxd8 24. e5 Ra5 25. Bxc6 bxc6

26. Nd6 Bxd6 27. exd6 Ra3 28. Kf1 Rd3 29. Rc4 b3 30. axb3 Rxb3 31. Ra4 Rb5

32. Ra8+ Kd7 33. Ra7+ Ke8 34. Re7+ Kf8 35. Rc7 Ke8 36. Rxc6 Rb1+ 37. Ke2

Rb2+ 38. Ke3 Rb3+ 39. Kd4 Rb2 40. Rc8+ Kd7 41. Rc7+ Ke8 42. Re7+ Kf8 43. c6

Rd2+ 44. Kc5 Rc2+ 45. Kb6 Rb2+ 46. Kc7 Ra2 47. d7 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Orsag, Miroslav"]

[Black "Braun, G"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B07"]

[BlackElo "2330"]



1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 e5 4. dxe5 dxe5 5. Qxd8+ Kxd8 6. Bc4 Be6 7. Bxe6

fxe6 8. Be3 Bb4 9. f3 Nbd7 10. O-O-O Ke7 11. Nh3 Rhd8 12. Nf2 Bc5 13. Bxc5+

Nxc5 14. Rxd8 Rxd8 15. b4 Ncd7 16. Nd3 a5 17. a3 Ra8 18. Kb2 Ne8 19. Nd1

Nd6 20. Ne3 b5 21. Rc1 Rb8 22. Kb3 Rc8 23. c4 c5 24. bxa5 bxc4+ 25. Nxc4

Rb8+ 26. Ka4 Nxc4 27. Rxc4 Kd6 28. Rc2 Ra8 29. Nb2 Kc6 30. Nc4 Rd8 31. Rd2

Rb8 32. Rd6+ Kc7 33. Rxe6 Kd8 34. a6 Ra8 35. Rd6 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Vologin, V"]

[Black "Reitinger, Petr"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A89"]

[WhiteElo "2330"]



1. Nf3 f5 2. c4 Nf6 3. g3 g6 4. d4 Bg7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O d6 7. Nc3 Nc6 8.

d5 Na5 9. Nd2 c5 10. Qc2 a6 11. b3 Rb8 12. Bb2 b5 13. Rab1 Nd7 14. Nd1 Bxb2

15. Nxb2 Ne5 16. Nd3 Nxd3 17. Qxd3 Bd7 18. f4 Qc7 19. Rfe1 bxc4 20. bxc4

Rxb1 21. Nxb1 Qb7 22. Nd2 Rb8 23. e4 Qb2 24. Rb1 Qd4+ 25. Qxd4 Rxb1+ 26.

Nxb1 cxd4 27. Nd2 fxe4 28. Bxe4 Nb7 29. Kf2 Nc5 30. Bc2 d3 31. Bd1 h5 32.

Ke3 Kg7 33. Bf3 Bf5 34. Bg2 e5 35. dxe6 Kf6 36. Nb3 Kxe6 37. Nxc5+ dxc5 38.

Bf1 Kf6 39. h4 a5 40. Bxd3 Bxd3 41. Kxd3 Kf5 42. Ke3 Kg4 43. Kf2 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Tomescu, V"]

[Black "Sostaric, M"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B47"]

[WhiteElo "2380"]

[BlackElo "2165"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 a6 6. g3 Qc7 7. Bg2 b5 8.

O-O Bb7 9. Re1 d6 10. Nxc6 Qxc6 11. a4 bxa4 12. Rxa4 Nf6 13. Rb4 e5 14. Bg5

Qd7 15. Bxf6 gxf6 16. Nd5 Bxd5 17. Qxd5 Rc8 18. Bf1 Qc6 19. Qa2 Bg7 20.

Bxa6 Ra8 21. Bb5 Rxa2 22. Bxc6+ Kd8 23. Rb7 Kc8 24. Re3 Ra6 25. Bd5 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Raudive, A"]

[Black "Balkhamishvili, T"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B40"]

[WhiteElo "2365"]

[BlackElo "2010"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. c3 d5 4. e5 d4 5. Bb5+ Bd7 6. a4 Bxb5 7. axb5 d3 8.

O-O Ne7 9. Na3 Nf5 10. Nc4 g6 11. Ne1 Nd7 12. Qf3 Qc7 13. Nxd3 Nb6 14. b3

Be7 15. Ndb2 O-O 16. d3 Nd5 17. Bd2 Qd7 18. Na3 Nh4 19. Qe4 f5 20. exf6

Bxf6 21. Na4 b6 22. Rae1 Rfe8 23. c4 Nb4 24. Bxb4 cxb4 25. Nc2 Qe7 26. d4

Nf5 27. d5 exd5 28. Qxd5+ Qf7 29. Nxb4 Nd4 30. Re3 Rad8 31. Qxf7+ Kxf7 32.

Nd5 Bg5 33. Rd3 Ne2+ 34. Kh1 Kg7 35. f3 Nc1 36. Rc3 Ne2 37. Rc2 Nd4 38. Rb2

Re5 39. Nac3 Rde8 40. f4 Re1 41. Kg1 Bf6 42. Kf2 Rxf1+ 43. Kxf1 Kf7 44. Ra2

Nxb3 45. Rxa7+ Be7 46. Ke2 Kf8 47. Rxe7 Rxe7+ 48. Nxe7 Kxe7 49. Kd3 Nc5+

50. Kd4 Ke6 51. Ne4 Na4 52. c5 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Aronian, L"]

[Black "Zugaj, F"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B19"]

[WhiteElo "2390"]

[BlackElo "2190"]



1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. d4 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nd7 8.

h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 e6 11. Bd2 Qc7 12. Qe2 Ngf6 13. O-O-O Bd6 14.

Nf5 Bf4 15. Bxf4 Qxf4+ 16. Ne3 Nd5 17. Rh4 Qc7 18. Nxd5 cxd5 19. Rg4 Rg8

20. Ne5 Nxe5 21. dxe5 O-O-O 22. Rd3 Qe7 23. Rdg3 Qf8 24. Qe3 Kb8 25. Qa3 f6

26. Qxf8 Rdxf8 27. Rxg7 Rxg7 28. Rxg7 fxe5 29. f3 Rf5 30. g4 Rf6 31. Kd2 a5

32. Ke3 d4+ 33. Ke2 e4 34. fxe4 e5 35. g5 hxg5 36. Rxg5 Rc6 37. Kd3 Re6 38.

Rg6 Re7 39. h6 Ka7 40. Rg7 Re6 41. h7 Rh6 42. Kc4 Rh5 43. Kb5 Rh2 44. Kxa5

Rxc2 45. h8=Q d3 46. Qf8 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Kviriashvili, I"]

[Black "Chernyshov, K"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B22"]

[WhiteElo "2275"]

[BlackElo "2470"]



1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Bc4 Nb6 7. Bb3 g6 8.

cxd4 Bg7 9. O-O O-O 10. Bf4 d6 11. exd6 Bg4 12. Nbd2 exd6 13. h3 Bf5 14.

Be3 d5 15. Rc1 Re8 16. a3 a5 17. Rc5 Bf8 18. Rc3 a4 19. Ba2 Ra5 20. Re1 Rb5

21. b4 axb3 22. Rxb3 Ra5 23. Bg5 Rxe1+ 24. Qxe1 Qc7 25. Qe3 Nc4 26. Nxc4

dxc4 27. Rc3 b5 28. d5 Ne7 29. Qd2 Nc8 30. g4 Bd7 31. Bf4 Nd6 32. Ne5 Be8

33. Bb1 Ra8 34. Bc2 f6 35. Nf3 Bf7 36. Nd4 Qd7 37. Nc6 Re8 38. Re3 Rxe3 39.

fxe3 Nb7 40. e4 Bxa3 41. Qc3 Bc5+ 42. Kf1 g5 43. Bg3 Kg7 44. Nd4 Bxd4 45.

Qxd4 Nd8 46. Qb6 Bg6 47. e5 fxe5 48. Bxe5+ Kh6 49. Qf6 Qf7 50. Bxg6 hxg6

51. d6 c3 52. Ke1 Qg8 53. Bxc3 b4 54. Bxb4 Nf7 55. Bc3 Nxd6 56. Qxd6 Qe8+

57. Qe5 Qg8 58. Bd2 Qd8 59. Bxg5+ 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Faibisovich, V"]

[Black "Sleich, J"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B56"]

[WhiteElo "2410"]

[BlackElo "2200"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. g3 Bg4 7. f3 Nxd4

8. Qxd4 Bxf3 9. Bb5+ Nd7 10. Rf1 Bg4 11. Qd5 Be6 12. Qxb7 Qc8 13. Qxc8+

Rxc8 14. Be3 Rc7 15. Nd5 Bxd5 16. exd5 g6 17. Bd4 f6 18. Rf3 Kd8 19. Ra3

Nb6 20. Rxa7 Nxd5 21. c4 Rxa7 22. Bxa7 Nb4 23. Kd2 Kc7 24. Be3 Bg7 25. a3

Ra8 26. Rb1 Nc6 27. a4 f5 28. b4 Nd4 29. a5 h5 30. Ba4 e5 31. Bd1 e4 32.

Ke1 Bf6 33. h4 Be5 34. Kf2 Bf6 35. Ba4 Bg7 36. Rd1 Nc6 37. Bb6+ Kd7 38. Bc5

Be5 39. Bxd6 Bxd6 40. c5 e3+ 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Rogovski, V"]

[Black "Hadraba, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B85"]

[WhiteElo "2450"]

[BlackElo "2275"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. Be2 Nf6 7. O-O d6 8.

f4 Be7 9. Kh1 Nc6 10. Be3 O-O 11. Qe1 Nxd4 12. Bxd4 b5 13. a3 Bb7 14. Qg3

Bc6 15. Rae1 Qb7 16. Bd3 b4 17. axb4 Qxb4 18. Ne2 Qb7 19. e5 Nh5 20. Qh3 g6

21. Bc3 Bb5 22. exd6 Bxd6 23. f5 exf5 24. Bxf5 Rae8 25. Bg4 Ng7 26. Rg1 h5

27. Bf3 Bc6 28. Nd4 Bxf3 29. Qxf3 Qxf3 30. Nxf3 Nf5 31. Ra1 Re2 32. Rxa6

Rxc2 33. Nh4 Nxh4 34. Rxd6 Re8 35. Bf6 Nf5 36. Ra6 Nh6 37. h3 Nf5 38. Rga1

Ng3+ 39. Kh2 Ne4 40. Bd4 Ng5 41. Ra8 Rcc8 42. Rxc8 Rxc8 43. b4 Ne6 44. Be5

g5 45. Rb1 Rc6 46. Kg3 Kf8 47. Kf3 Ke7 48. Rb2 f6 49. Bh2 f5 50. Ke3 g4 51.

b5 Rb6 52. h4 Kf6 53. Bf4 Ke7 54. Be5 Kf7 55. g3 Ke7 56. Kd3 Nf8 57. Kc4

Nd7 58. Bc7 Rb7 59. b6 f4 60. gxf4 Ke6 61. Kb5 Nxb6 62. Bxb6 Kf5 63. Kc6

Rg7 64. Rb5+ Kxf4 65. Bc7+ Ke4 66. Re5+ 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Dolezal, R"]

[Black "Meduna, E"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B17"]

[WhiteElo "2270"]

[BlackElo "2450"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. c4 Ngf6 6. Nc3 e6 7. Nf3 Bd6

8. Be2 h6 9. h3 e5 10. Be3 O-O 11. Qc2 exd4 12. Nxd4 Qc7 13. g3 Re8 14.

O-O-O Bb4 15. Kb1 Nc5 16. Bf3 Bd7 17. g4 Qe5 18. Nde2 Ne6 19. Ne4 Rad8 20.

N2g3 Nxe4 21. Nxe4 Bc8 22. Rxd8 Rxd8 23. Rd1 Be7 24. Rxd8+ Bxd8 25. Qd2 Be7

26. c5 Ng5 27. Nxg5 hxg5 28. Bd4 Qh2 29. Qe3 Be6 30. Be2 Qh1+ 31. Kc2 a5

32. b3 a4 33. Kb2 axb3 34. axb3 Qe1 35. Bc3 Bf6 36. Bxf6 gxf6 37. Bd3 Qh1

38. Bc2 Kg7 39. Qd3 Qe1 40. Qe3 Qf1 41. Bd3 Qg1 42. Kc3 Qd1 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Pribyl, J"]

[Black "Chouganov, J"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "A29"]

[WhiteElo "2460"]

[BlackElo "2270"]



1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 Bb4 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. O-O e4 7. Ng5 Bxc3

8. bxc3 Re8 9. Qc2 Qe7 10. d3 exd3 11. exd3 h6 12. Nf3 d6 13. Rb1 Rb8 14.

Nd4 Nxd4 15. cxd4 Qe2 16. Qxe2 Rxe2 17. a3 b6 18. c5 Bf5 19. cxd6 cxd6 20.

Bf4 Rd8 21. Rfd1 Ra2 22. Ra1 Rxa1 23. Rxa1 Bxd3 24. Rc1 g5 25. Be3 Rd7 26.

h4 Nh5 27. Rc8+ Kg7 28. Bc6 Re7 29. Rd8 Re6 30. d5 Re4 31. Rxd6 Nf6 32.

hxg5 hxg5 33. Rd8 Rc4 34. Bxg5 Be4 35. Rd6 Ng4 36. Bd7 f5 37. f3 Bxf3 38.

Bxf5 Rd4 39. Rd7+ Kf8 40. Rd8+ Kf7 41. Be6+ Kg6 42. Bxg4 Bxg4 43. Bf4 Kf7

44. Kf2 Rd3 45. a4 Rf3+ 46. Ke1 Ra3 47. Kd2 Rxa4 48. Kc3 Bf5 49. Rb8 Bd7

50. Rb7 Ke8 51. Bb8 b5 52. Rxa7 Rc4+ 53. Kd3 Bf5+ 54. Ke3 Re4+ 55. Kf3 Rd4

56. d6 Bd7 57. Bc7 Bg4+ 58. Ke3 Rc4 59. Ba5 Bd7 60. Rb7 Ra4 61. Bc3 Rg4 62.

Rb8+ Kf7 63. Be5 Ra4 64. Rh8 Ke6 65. Bf4 Kd5 66. Rh5+ Kc6 67. Rh1 Rc4 68.

Ra1 Kb7 69. Kd2 Rd4+ 70. Ke3 Rc4 71. Rd1 b4 72. Be5 Kc6 73. Rd2 Kc5 74. Ra2

Kd5 75. Ra5+ Rc5 76. Rxc5+ Kxc5 77. Kf4 b3 78. g4 b2 79. Bxb2 Kxd6 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Hachian, M"]

[Black "Havranek, M"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "C69"]

[WhiteElo "2480"]

[BlackElo "2280"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. O-O f6 6. d4 Bg4 7. c3 Bd6 8.

h3 Bh5 9. Nbd2 b5 10. Qe2 Nh6 11. Rd1 O-O 12. Nf1 Nf7 13. Ng3 Bxf3 14. Qxf3

g6 15. Be3 Qe7 16. a4 exd4 17. cxd4 Bxg3 18. Qxg3 Nd6 19. f3 Nc4 20. Bh6

Rfd8 21. b3 Na5 22. Rab1 Rd7 23. Qe1 Nb7 24. Qc3 Nd8 25. Be3 Ne6 26. Rbc1

Rb8 27. Bf4 Rb6 28. Rd3 Ng7 29. d5 cxd5 30. exd5 Qf7 31. Bxc7 Rb7 32. d6

bxa4 33. bxa4 Ne6 34. Ba5 Nf4 35. Rd2 Rxd6 36. Qe3 Rxd2 37. Bxd2 g5 38. Kh2

Re7 39. Qb6 Nxg2 40. Kxg2 Re2+ 41. Kg3 Rxd2 42. Rc7 Rd7 43. Rxd7 Qxd7 44.

Qxa6 h5 45. Qa5 Kg7 46. Qb4 h4+ 47. Kg2 Qd1 48. Kf2 Qc2+ 49. Ke3 Qc1+ 50.

Ke2 Qc2+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Jirovsky, M"]

[Black "Sakovich, I"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A09"]

[WhiteElo "2445"]

[BlackElo "2265"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 d4 3. e3 Nc6 4. exd4 Nxd4 5. Nxd4 Qxd4 6. Nc3 e5 7. d3 Ne7

8. Be2 c6 9. O-O Nf5 10. g4 Nh4 11. Be3 Qd6 12. d4 exd4 13. Qxd4 Qxd4 14.

Bxd4 f5 15. h3 Be7 16. f4 Kf7 17. Rad1 Rd8 18. Kh2 Be6 19. Kg3 Ng6 20. g5

Nf8 21. b3 Rd7 22. Bh5+ g6 23. Bf3 a6 24. Bb6 Rxd1 25. Rxd1 Nd7 26. Be3 Rc8

27. h4 b5 28. Be2 Nc5 29. h5 b4 30. Bxc5 Bxc5 31. Na4 Be7 32. Bf3 Rc7 33.

Nb2 gxh5 34. Nd3 c5 35. Bxh5+ Kg7 36. Re1 Bf7 37. Bxf7 Kxf7 38. Re5 Rd7 39.

Rxf5+ Kg6 40. Rd5 Rc7 41. Kg4 a5 42. f5+ Kf7 43. f6 Bf8 44. Kf5 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Kostin, A"]

[Black "Vaulin, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B21"]

[WhiteElo "2300"]

[BlackElo "2485"]



1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 Nc6 5. Nf3 e6 6. Bc4 Qc7 7. Qe2 Nge7

8. O-O Ng6 9. Rd1 Be7 10. Be3 O-O 11. Rac1 d6 12. Bb3 Qb8 13. Nd4 Nxd4 14.

Bxd4 Bd7 15. Qd2 Bc6 16. f4 e5 17. fxe5 dxe5 18. Be3 Bb4 19. Qf2 Bxc3 20.

Rxc3 Nf4 21. Bxf4 exf4 22. Rf3 g5 23. Qc5 Bxe4 24. Qxg5+ Bg6 25. h4 Kh8 26.

Qf6+ Kg8 27. Rd5 h6 28. h5 Be4 29. Rg5+ 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Nalbandian, T"]

[Black "Krapivin, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A54"]

[WhiteElo "2490"]

[BlackElo "2305"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 d6 3. Nc3 Nbd7 4. Nf3 e5 5. g3 c6 6. Bg2 e4 7. Nh4 d5 8.

O-O Be7 9. Nf5 O-O 10. Bf4 Bb4 11. cxd5 Bxc3 12. dxc6 Bxb2 13. Rb1 bxc6 14.

Rxb2 Nb6 15. Nd6 Nbd5 16. Nxe4 Nxe4 17. Bxe4 Nc3 18. Bxh7+ Kxh7 19. Qc2+

Kg8 20. Qxc3 Bh3 21. Re1 Qd5 22. e4 Qh5 23. f3 Be6 24. g4 Qh3 25. Bg3 Rfd8

26. Qe3 Rd7 27. Rd1 Rad8 28. Qg5 f6 29. Qe3 Bf7 30. Bf2 g5 31. Rc2 Rd6 32.

Bg3 Re6 33. Rdc1 Be8 34. Rc5 Re7 35. Rf5 Rf7 36. e5 Rd5 37. exf6 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Muhtarov, L"]

[Black "Konopka, M"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A16"]

[WhiteElo "2195"]

[BlackElo "2405"]



1. c4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. Qa4+ Bd7 6. Qh4 Nxc3 7. bxc3

c5 8. g3 Bg7 9. Bg2 Bc6 10. O-O O-O 11. d4 cxd4 12. cxd4 Nd7 13. Re1 e6 14.

Bg5 f6 15. Bh6 Nb6 16. e4 Qd7 17. Bh3 Qf7 18. Bxg7 Kxg7 19. Rad1 g5 20. Qg4

Rae8 21. e5 h6 22. d5 Bxd5 23. Nd2 f5 24. Qe2 Rc8 25. Rc1 Bxa2 26. Bg2 Rfd8

27. Rxc8 Rxc8 28. Ra1 Rc2 29. Qd3 Qc7 30. Bxb7 Nd5 31. Ba8 Qc5 32. Kg2 Bc4

33. Rxa7+ Kg6 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Pletanek, J"]

[Black "Buturin, V"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B50"]

[WhiteElo "2270"]

[BlackElo "2445"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. c3 Nf6 4. Be2 g6 5. O-O Bg7 6. Re1 O-O 7. Bf1 e5 8.

d4 exd4 9. cxd4 Bg4 10. d5 Nbd7 11. h3 Bxf3 12. Qxf3 Ne8 13. Nc3 a6 14. a4

Nc7 15. Qg3 Rb8 16. Bg5 f6 17. Bf4 Ne5 18. h4 Kh8 19. Bd2 f5 20. h5 gxh5

21. exf5 Rxf5 22. Bd3 Nxd3 23. Qxd3 Qf6 24. Re7 Qxe7 25. Qxf5 Rf8 26. Qxh5

Bd4 27. Rf1 b5 28. axb5 axb5 29. Nd1 Qe5 30. Qh6 Rg8 31. Bc3 Nxd5 32. Re1

Qf4 33. Qxf4 Nxf4 34. Bxd4+ cxd4 35. g3 d3 36. Re3 Ne2+ 37. Kf1 Nc1 38. Ke1

Rc8 39. Nc3 b4 40. Nd5 Rc2 41. Nxb4 d2+ 42. Kd1 Rxb2 43. Nd3 Ra2 44. Nb4

Rb2 45. Nd3 Ra2 46. Nb4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Romanovich, L"]

[Black "Moroz, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B32"]

[WhiteElo "2320"]

[BlackElo "2500"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 e5 5. Nb5 d6 6. a4 Be6 7. N1c3 a6 8.

Na3 Rc8 9. Bc4 Nf6 10. Bg5 Ne7 11. Qd3 Qc7 12. Nab5 axb5 13. Nxb5 Bxc4 14.

Nxc7+ Rxc7 15. Qxd6 Rc8 16. Qxe5 Nd7 17. Qd4 Be6 18. O-O Nc6 19. Qd2 Nde5

20. b3 f6 21. Be3 Bb4 22. Qe2 Bc3 23. Rad1 O-O 24. Rd6 Rfe8 25. h3 Nb4 26.

Rfd1 Nf7 27. Rb6 f5 28. Bd2 Na2 29. Be1 fxe4 30. Rxb7 Bxe1 31. Rxe1 Nc3 32.

Qh5 Bd5 33. Rd7 Re5 34. Qh4 Bc6 35. Re7 Rf5 36. Qg3 Nd5 37. R7xe4 Nf6 38.

Rc4 h5 39. Qc3 Nd5 40. Rxc6 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Sergienko, S"]

[Black "Petras, M"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E74"]

[WhiteElo "2425"]

[BlackElo "2210"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Bg5 c5 7. d5 Qa5 8.

Bd2 Na6 9. Nf3 e5 10. dxe6 Bxe6 11. O-O Qb6 12. Rb1 Rfe8 13. Re1 Rad8 14.

Bf4 Qc6 15. Nd2 Bc8 16. Bf3 Qb6 17. Bg5 Nc7 18. Nd5 Ncxd5 19. cxd5 Qa6 20.

a4 h6 21. Bh4 Qd3 22. h3 g5 23. Bg3 h5 24. Rc1 g4 25. hxg4 Bxg4 26. Bxg4

Nxg4 27. Nc4 Qd4 28. Qf3 Bh6 29. Bf4 Qf6 30. Bxh6 Qxh6 31. Ne3 Ne5 32. Qe2

Kh8 33. Nf5 Qg6 34. Rc3 Qg4 35. Qd2 Qg6 36. Rg3 Ng4 37. f3 Kh7 38. fxg4

hxg4 39. Qf4 Rg8 40. Ne7 Qg5 41. Qxf7+ Rg7 42. Qf5+ Kh6 43. Qxg5+ Kxg5 44.

Nf5 Rf7 45. Rf1 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Filipenko, A"]

[Black "Khurtsilava, I"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B15"]

[WhiteElo "2430"]

[BlackElo "2240"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nf6 5. Nxf6+ exf6 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Cacorin, S"]

[Black "Kholmov, R"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "C22"]

[WhiteElo "2245"]

[BlackElo "2435"]



1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. Qxd4 Nc6 4. Qe3 Nf6 5. Nc3 Bb4 6. Bd2 O-O 7. O-O-O

Re8 8. Bc4 d6 9. f3 Be6 10. Bxe6 Rxe6 11. Qg5 a6 12. Nd5 h6 13. Nxf6+ Qxf6

14. Qxf6 Bxd2+ 15. Rxd2 Rxf6 16. Ne2 Re6 17. Nf4 Ree8 18. Nd5 Rac8 19. Rhd1

1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Cherevatenko, R"]

[Black "Semerij, Y"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "B01"]

[WhiteElo "2415"]

[BlackElo "2205"]



1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. c4 Nb6 5. Nf3 g6 6. Nc3 Bg7 7. h3 O-O 8.

Be3 Nc6 9. Qd2 e5 10. d5 Nd4 11. Nxd4 exd4 12. Bxd4 Re8+ 13. Be3 Qh4 14. g3

Qe7 15. O-O-O c5 16. Bd3 Bf5 17. Rde1 Qd7 18. g4 Bxd3 19. Qxd3 Na4 20. Bd2

Nxc3 21. Bxc3 Bxc3 22. Qxc3 Qd6 23. Kb1 b5 24. Rxe8+ Rxe8 25. Re1 Rxe1+ 26.

Qxe1 bxc4 27. Qe4 Qh2 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Hansson, H"]

[Black "Tolstikh, N"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D11"]

[WhiteElo "2205"]

[BlackElo "2420"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nf3 a6 5. Be2 b5 6. b3 Bg4 7. O-O e6 8. Nbd2

Nbd7 9. Bb2 Be7 10. Ne5 Bxe2 11. Qxe2 Nxe5 12. dxe5 Nd7 13. cxd5 cxd5 14.

e4 Nc5 15. exd5 Qxd5 16. Rfd1 Qd3 17. Qxd3 Nxd3 18. Bd4 O-O-O 19. Nf3 Nb4

20. a3 Nc6 21. Rdc1 Kb7 22. Bc5 Rhe8 23. Kf1 Rd5 24. Bxe7 Rxe7 25. Re1 Red7

26. b4 h6 27. Re4 Kb6 28. Ra2 Ne7 29. Re3 Rd1+ 30. Ke2 Nd5 31. Kxd1 Nxe3+

32. Ke2 Nxg2 33. Nd2 Nf4+ 34. Ke3 Nd5+ 35. Kf3 Nc3 36. Rc2 Rd3+ 37. Kg4 Nd5

38. Ra2 a5 39. bxa5+ Kxa5 40. Ne4 Rd4 41. Kf3 Rxe4 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Veltkamp, G"]

[Black "Gorbatow, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B23"]

[WhiteElo "2205"]

[BlackElo "2415"]



1. e4 g6 2. Nc3 Bg7 3. f4 c5 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. Bc4 e6 6. f5 Nge7 7. fxe6 fxe6

8. d3 O-O 9. Bg5 h6 10. Bh4 g5 11. Bf2 d5 12. Bb3 d4 13. Ne2 Na5 14. O-O

Nxb3 15. axb3 Ng6 16. Ng3 g4 17. Nd2 Qg5 18. e5 Nxe5 19. Nge4 Qe7 20. Bg3

Rxf1+ 21. Qxf1 Bd7 22. Qe2 h5 23. h3 Nf7 24. Nc4 h4 25. Nb6 Rd8 26. Nxd7

Rxd7 27. Qxg4 hxg3 28. Rf1 Nh6 29. Qg6 Nf5 30. Ng5 Rd6 31. Re1 Ne3 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Mirumian, V"]

[Black "Dobronauteanu, I"]

[Result "1/2-1/2"]

[ECO "C10"]

[WhiteElo "2430"]

[BlackElo "2230"]



1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Nxf6+ Nxf6 7. c3

Be7 8. Bd3 O-O 9. O-O b6 10. Bg5 Bb7 11. Qe2 h6 12. Bh4 Qd5 13. Bg3 c5 14.

c4 Qd8 15. dxc5 Bxc5 16. Rad1 Qe7 17. Bh4 g5 18. Bg3 Nh5 19. Ne5 Nxg3 20.

hxg3 Rad8 21. Be4 Bxe4 22. Qxe4 Rxd1 23. Rxd1 Rd8 24. Rxd8+ Qxd8 25. Qf3

Qe7 26. Qh5 Bxf2+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Ionescu, D"]

[Black "Obodchuk, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A45"]

[WhiteElo "2235"]

[BlackElo "2430"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 Ne4 3. Bh4 d5 4. f3 g5 5. fxe4 gxh4 6. exd5 Qxd5 7. Nc3

Qa5 8. Nf3 Bg7 9. Qd2 Nc6 10. e4 Bg4 11. Bb5 O-O-O 12. Qg5 Bxf3 13. Qxg7

Nxd4 14. gxf3 Nxc2+ 15. Ke2 Qb6 16. Qg1 Nd4+ 17. Kf1 a6 18. a4 axb5 19.

axb5 Kb8 20. Qe3 Rhg8 21. Kf2 Nc2 22. Qxb6 Rd2+ 23. Ne2 cxb6 24. Rhd1 Rgd8

25. Rxd2 Rxd2 26. Ra4 e5 27. Kf1 h3 28. b3 f6 29. f4 h6 30. b4 h5 31. fxe5

fxe5 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.22"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Mashinskaya, I"]

[Black "Minasian, Ara"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B02"]

[WhiteElo "2230"]

[BlackElo "2425"]



1. e4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3. exd5 Nxd5 4. Nxd5 Qxd5 5. d4 Nc6 6. Be3 Bf5 7. c3

O-O-O 8. Nf3 e5 9. dxe5 Qe4 10. Nd2 Qxe5 11. Qf3 Nb4 12. cxb4 Rxd2 13. Be2

Rxb2 14. O-O Bd6 15. g3 Be4 16. Qh5 g6 17. Qh4 Rxe2 18. Qg4+ Qf5 19. Qxe2

Bf3 0-1