Open Soviet Union Championship
Round 9



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Cacorin, S"]

[Black "Beil, Z"]

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

[ECO "B23"]

[WhiteElo "2245"]

[BlackElo "2325"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 e6 3. f4 d5 4. Bb5+ Bd7 5. Bxd7+ Qxd7 6. d3 dxe4 7. dxe4

Qxd1+ 8. Nxd1 Nf6 9. Nf2 Nc6 10. c3 e5 11. f5 c4 12. Be3 Nd7 13. Nf3 Bc5

14. Bxc5 Nxc5 15. O-O-O f6 16. Rd5 b6 17. Rhd1 h5 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Kachur, A"]

[Black "Khurtsilava, I"]

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

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2290"]

[BlackElo "2240"]



1. d4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Zugaj, F"]

[Black "Cioara, A"]

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

[ECO "B17"]

[WhiteElo "2190"]

[BlackElo "2320"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Ng3 Qc7 7. Be2 e6

8. O-O Bd6 9. c4 b6 10. Bd2 Bb7 11. Bc3 c5 12. dxc5 Bxc5 13. Nd4 a6 14. Bf3

O-O 15. Bxb7 Qxb7 16. Qf3 Qc7 17. Rac1 Rac8 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Sleich, J"]

[Black "Kopjonkin, G"]

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

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2200"]

[BlackElo "2340"]



1. d4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Cech, P"]

[Black "Semerij, Y"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A45"]

[WhiteElo "2325"]

[BlackElo "2205"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 Ne4 3. h4 Nxg5 4. hxg5 e5 5. dxe5 Qxg5 6. Nf3 Qg6 7. Nc3

Bb4 8. Qd3 Qxd3 9. exd3 d6 10. exd6 Bxd6 11. Nb5 Bf4 12. Rh4 a6 13. Rxf4

axb5 14. d4 c6 15. Kd2 O-O 16. Bd3 h6 17. g4 f6 18. Re4 f5 19. Re7 fxg4 20.

Ne5 Bf5 21. Rxb7 Bxd3 22. Kxd3 Na6 23. Nxg4 Nb4+ 24. Ke4 Nxc2 25. Rg1 Rae8+

26. Ne5 g5 27. Rh1 Rf4+ 28. Kd3 Nxd4 29. Ng6 Rf7 30. Rxh6 Rxb7 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Braun, G"]

[Black "Veltkamp, G"]

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

[ECO "C50"]

[WhiteElo "2330"]

[BlackElo "2205"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bxf6 Qxf6

8. Nd5 Qd8 9. c3 Ne7 10. d4 exd4 11. Nxd4 c6 12. Ne3 O-O 13. O-O d5 14.

exd5 Nxd5 15. Nxd5 cxd5 16. Bb3 Be6 17. Qd3 Qd7 18. Rae1 Bxd4 19. Qxd4 Rfd8

20. Re3 a5 21. Rfe1 a4 22. Bc2 Bf5 23. Re7 Re8 24. Rxe8+ Rxe8 25. Rxe8+

Qxe8 26. Bd3 a3 27. bxa3 Bxd3 28. Qxd3 Qe1+ 29. Qf1 Qxc3 30. Qb1 d4 31. Kf1

Qd2 32. Qe1 Qd3+ 33. Qe2 Qb1+ 34. Qe1 Qd3+ 35. Qe2 Qb1+ 36. Qe1 Qc2 37. g3

d3 38. Qe8+ Kh7 39. Qe4+ g6 40. Kg2 Qe2 41. Qc4 Kg8 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Kviriashvili, I"]

[Black "Krapivin, V"]

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

[ECO "B22"]

[WhiteElo "2275"]

[BlackElo "2305"]



1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nf3 e6 6. cxd4 b6 7. Nc3 Bb7 8.

Bd3 Be7 9. O-O O-O 10. Re1 f5 11. exf6 Nxf6 12. Bg5 Nc6 13. a3 Rc8 14. Qe2

Qe8 15. d5 exd5 16. Nxd5 Bd8 17. Qxe8 Nxe8 18. Bxd8 Rxd8 19. Ng5 g6 20. Re3

Nf6 21. Nxf6+ Rxf6 22. Rae1 Kg7 23. b4 h6 24. Ne4 Re6 25. Ng3 Rde8 26. Rxe6

Rxe6 27. Rxe6 dxe6 28. f4 Ne7 29. Kf2 Kf6 30. Ne4+ Bxe4 31. Bxe4 e5 32. Kf3

exf4 33. Kxf4 g5+ 34. Kg4 Ke5 35. Bf3 Kf6 36. Be4 Ke5 37. Bf3 Kf6 38. h4

Nf5 39. hxg5+ hxg5 40. Be4 Nd4 41. Bd3 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Kveliashvili, Tinati"]

[Black "Havranek, M"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B26"]

[BlackElo "2280"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 d6 6. Be3 Rb8 7. Qd2 b5 8.

Nge2 b4 9. Nd1 Nd4 10. O-O e5 11. f4 Bg4 12. Nc1 exf4 13. Bxf4 Bxd1 14.

Qxd1 Ne7 15. Rb1 O-O 16. Ne2 Nec6 17. Kh1 Ne6 18. Qd2 Ncd4 19. Nxd4 Nxd4

20. Bg5 Qe8 21. Bh3 Qe5 22. Rf2 a5 23. Rbf1 Rb7 24. Bf6 Bxf6 25. Rxf6 Kg7

26. Qf2 Nf5 27. exf5 Qxf6 28. Qg2 Re7 29. fxg6 Qxg6 30. Bf5 Qh5 31. g4 Qh4

32. Be4 d5 33. Bxd5 Re1 34. h3 Rfe8 35. Be4 Rxf1+ 36. Qxf1 Re6 37. Kg2 h5

38. Qf5 hxg4 39. hxg4 Qf6 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Romanovich, L"]

[Black "Sokalsky, A"]

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

[ECO "C60"]

[WhiteElo "2320"]

[BlackElo "2230"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 g6 4. c3 d6 5. d4 Bd7 6. O-O Bg7 7. Re1 Nge7 8.

h3 O-O 9. Na3 a6 10. Bf1 h6 11. Nc2 Kh7 12. a4 f6 13. a5 Qc8 14. Ne3 Nd8

15. Nd5 Nxd5 16. exd5 Nf7 17. dxe5 dxe5 18. c4 f5 19. b3 e4 20. Nd4 c5 21.

dxc6 Bxc6 22. Ra2 Ne5 23. Bb2 Qd7 24. Nxc6 Qxc6 25. Qa1 Qc7 26. Bc3 Rad8

27. f3 Nd3 28. Bxg7 Qxg7 29. Bxd3 Rxd3 30. fxe4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Sakovich, I"]

[Black "Kievelitz, B"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2265"]

[BlackElo "2145"]



1. d4 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Reitinger, Petr"]

[Black "Osmanovitch, Faruk"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A40"]



1. d4 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Mashinskaya, I"]

[Black "Kostin, A"]

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

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2230"]

[BlackElo "2300"]



1. d4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Crisan, C"]

[Black "Hansson, H"]

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

[ECO "C06"]

[WhiteElo "2105"]

[BlackElo "2205"]



1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. Bd3 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ne2 cxd4

1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Gavrilov, AO"]

[Black "Paksashvili, D"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B26"]

[WhiteElo "2445"]

[BlackElo "2365"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. d3 Bg7 5. Be3 d6 6. Qd2 Rb8 7. Bg2 e6 8.

Nge2 Nd4 9. O-O Ne7 10. Rae1 O-O 11. Nd1 b5 12. c3 Nxe2+ 13. Rxe2 b4 14.

Bh6 bxc3 15. bxc3 Bxh6 16. Qxh6 Ba6 17. Re3 Rb1 18. g4 f6 19. Rh3 Rf7 20.

Rf3 Nc6 21. Qd2 Qa5 22. Ne3 Rb8 23. g5 f5 24. exf5 gxf5 25. Nc4 Bxc4 26.

dxc4 Ne5 27. Rh3 Qc7 28. f4 Ng6 29. Rd3 Rd8 30. Rb1 d5 31. cxd5 Qxf4 32.

dxe6 Qxd2 33. exf7+ Kxf7 34. Rb7+ Ke6 35. Rxd2 Rxd2 36. Rxa7 Ke5 37. Rxh7

Kf4 38. Rc7 Nh4 39. Bb7 Nf3+ 40. Bxf3 Kxf3 41. h4 f4 42. Rb7 Kg3 43. Rb1 f3

44. c4 Rg2+ 45. Kh1 Rh2+ 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Kamenik, Martin"]

[Black "Capek, I"]

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

[ECO "B22"]

[BlackElo "2145"]



1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 Nf6 4. e5 Nd5 5. cxd4 Nc6 6. Nf3 d6 7. Bc4 Nb6 8.

Bb3 dxe5 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Orsag, Miroslav"]

[Black "Chouganov, J"]

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

[ECO "B17"]

[BlackElo "2270"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Nxf6+ Nxf6 7. h3

Bf5 8. Bd3 Bxd3 9. Qxd3 e6 10. O-O Qc7 11. Ne5 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Dolezal, R"]

[Black "Janda, Zdenek"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B08"]

[WhiteElo "2270"]



1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. h3 Bg7 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be3 c6 7. a4 Qa5 8.

Bd3 d5 9. e5 Ne4 10. O-O Nxc3 11. bxc3 c5 12. c4 cxd4 13. Bxd4 Nc6 14. Qe1

dxc4 15. Bxc4 Bf5 16. Bc3 Qc5 17. Bd3 Bxd3 18. cxd3 Rfd8 19. d4 Qd5 20. Rb1

Rab8 21. Qe2 e6 22. Rfd1 Qd7 23. Ng5 Ne7 24. Bb4 Nd5 25. Qe1 Rbc8 26. a5 h6

27. Ne4 Nxb4 28. Qxb4 Bxe5 29. dxe5 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Balkhamishvili, T"]

[Black "Kansky, P"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2010"]

[BlackElo "2145"]



1. d4 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Dobronauteanu, I"]

[Black "Ondrejat, M"]

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

[ECO "E16"]

[WhiteElo "2230"]

[BlackElo "2135"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 b6 3. g3 Bb7 4. Bg2 e6 5. c4 Bb4+ 6. Bd2 Qe7 7. O-O O-O 8.

a3 Bxd2 9. Qxd2 d6 10. Nc3 Nbd7 11. Qc2 g6 12. e4 e5 13. Rad1 c5 14. dxe5

dxe5 15. Rd2 Nb8 16. Nd5 Bxd5 17. cxd5 Ne8 18. Qc3 f6 19. Bh3 Nd6 20. Be6+

Kg7 21. Re1 Nc6 22. a4 Nd4 23. Nxd4 exd4 24. Qd3 Rae8 25. f4 f5 26. exf5

Nxf5 27. Re5 Ne3 28. b3 Qd6 29. h4 Nxd5 30. Rde2 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Pletanek, J"]

[Black "Muhtarov, L"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B65"]

[WhiteElo "2270"]

[BlackElo "2195"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 Be7

8. O-O-O O-O 9. f4 Nxd4 10. Qxd4 Qa5 11. Bc4 Bd7 12. e5 dxe5 13. fxe5 Bc6

14. Bd2 Nd7 15. Nd5 Qd8 16. Nxe7+ Qxe7 17. Rhe1 Rfc8 18. Bf1 a5 19. h4 h6

20. Qg4 Kh8 21. Re3 Nc5 22. Rg3 Rg8 23. Re1 b5 24. Ree3 Qb7 25. Bd3 b4 26.

Qf4 Nxd3+ 27. cxd3 Rac8 28. Kd1 Bd5 29. Rg4 Bxa2 30. Reg3 Qe7 31. Rxg7 Bb3+

32. Ke1 Rxg7 33. Rxg7 Kxg7 34. Qxh6+ Kg8 35. Bg5 f6 36. Bxf6 Qh7 37. Qe3

Qg6 38. Kf1 Bd5 39. g3 Qf5+ 40. Kg1 Rc2 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Vologin, V"]

[Black "Hadraba, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E69"]

[WhiteElo "2330"]

[BlackElo "2275"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. d4 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O Nbd7 7. Nc3 c6 8.

e4 e5 9. h3 Re8 10. Re1 exd4 11. Nxd4 Nc5 12. Rb1 a5 13. b3 Qe7 14. Bf4

Nfd7 15. Re2 Ne5 16. Be3 Ne6 17. f4 Nd7 18. Qd2 Ndc5 19. Bf2 Qf6 20. Rd1 h5

21. Nxe6 Nxe6 22. e5 dxe5 23. Ne4 Qe7 24. Nd6 Rf8 25. fxe5 a4 26. b4 Ng5

27. Nxc8 Rfxc8 28. Bc5 Qd8 29. Qc1 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Mirumian, V"]

[Black "Tolstikh, N"]

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

[ECO "A07"]

[WhiteElo "2430"]

[BlackElo "2420"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O e5 5. d3 Ne7 6. Nbd2 O-O 7. e4 Nbc6 8.

exd5 Nxd5 9. Re1 Re8 10. c3 h6 11. a4 a5 12. Nc4 Ra6 13. Qc2 Nb6 14. Nxb6

Rxb6 15. Be3 Ra6 16. Rad1 Bf5 17. Qb3 Qc8 18. Bc5 Be6 19. Qc2 Bg4 20. Re3

Ra8 21. Rde1 Qd7 22. Nd2 Bh3 23. Bh1 Be6 24. Nc4 Bd5 25. Bxd5 Qxd5 26. Ba3

Red8 27. Qb3 Rab8 28. Qb5 h5 29. Qxd5 Rxd5 30. f4 exf4 31. gxf4 Bh6 32. Rf3

Bf8 33. Bxf8 Kxf8 34. d4 Re8 35. Rxe8+ Kxe8 36. Kf2 Ne7 37. Re3 f6 38. Re1

Kf7 39. Ne3 Rd7 40. Kf3 b6 41. Re2 Nd5 42. Nxd5 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Gorbatow, A"]

[Black "Chernyshov, K"]

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

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2415"]

[BlackElo "2470"]



1. d4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Raudive, A"]

[Black "Ordian, Vrej"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B52"]

[WhiteElo "2365"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Bxd7+ Qxd7 5. c4 Nc6 6. Nc3 Nf6 7. O-O e6

8. d4 cxd4 9. Nxd4 Be7 10. Be3 O-O 11. f3 a6 12. a4 Rac8 13. Nde2 Qc7 14.

b3 Rfd8 15. Qd2 d5 16. cxd5 exd5 17. Nxd5 Nxd5 18. exd5 Qa5 19. Rfd1 Bb4

20. Qd3 Bc5 21. Bxc5 Qxc5+ 22. Kh1 Nb4 23. Qf5 g6 24. Qg5 Rxd5 25. Rxd5

Qxd5 26. Qg4 Qc5 27. h3 Nd3 28. Rf1 Re8 29. Qd4 Re3 30. Qd8+ Kg7 31. Ng3

Qe5 32. Ne4 Nf4 33. Qb6 Re2 34. Rg1 Nxh3 35. Rd1 f5 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Jirovsky, M"]

[Black "Shurygin, S"]

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

[ECO "D23"]

[WhiteElo "2445"]

[BlackElo "2390"]



1. c4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Qb3 Nf6 4. d4 dxc4 5. Qxc4 Bf5 6. g3 e6 7. Bg2 Be7 8.

O-O Nbd7 9. Nc3 O-O 10. Bg5 Ne4 11. Bxe7 Qxe7 12. Rfd1 Nb6 13. Qb3 Nxc3 14.

bxc3 Be4 15. Ne5 Bxg2 16. Kxg2 Rab8 17. Qb4 Qxb4 18. cxb4 Rfd8 19. e3 f6

20. Nd3 Na4 21. Rac1 Rd7 22. f4 h5 23. Kf3 Kf7 24. h3 Ke7 25. Nc5 Nxc5 26.

Rxc5 Rd5 27. a4 Rbd8 28. Rdc1 a6 29. R1c4 R8d7 30. Rc2 Rd8 31. Rc1 Kf7 32.

b5 axb5 33. axb5 Rxc5 34. Rxc5 Rd5 35. bxc6 Rxc5 36. dxc5 bxc6 37. e4 g6

38. Ke3 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Pribyl, J"]

[Black "Hasangatin, R"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "C41"]

[WhiteElo "2460"]

[BlackElo "2380"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 Nd7 4. Nc3 Ngf6 5. Bc4 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. a4 c6 8.

Qe2 exd4 9. Nxd4 Re8 10. Be3 Bf8 11. f3 d5 12. exd5 Nb6 13. Bb3 c5 14. Ndb5

c4 15. Ba2 Bc5 16. Bxc5 Rxe2 17. Nxe2 Nxa4 18. Bd4 a6 19. Nbc3 Nxc3 20.

Nxc3 Nxd5 21. Nxd5 Qxd5 22. Rad1 Qc6 23. Rfe1 Bf5 24. c3 Bc2 25. Rd2 Bd3

26. b4 Re8 27. Red1 Re2 28. Rxe2 Bxe2 29. Re1 Bd3 30. Bb1 h6 31. Bxd3 cxd3

32. Kf2 Qa4 33. Ke3 Qc2 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Nalbandian, T"]

[Black "Minasian, Ara"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B87"]

[WhiteElo "2490"]

[BlackElo "2425"]



1. Nf3 d6 2. e4 c5 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bc4 e6 7. Bb3 b5 8.

O-O Be7 9. Qf3 Qc7 10. Qg3 Nc6 11. Nxc6 Qxc6 12. Re1 O-O 13. Bh6 Ne8 14.

Nd5 Bd8 15. Nf4 Bf6 16. c3 Be5 17. Bg5 f6 18. Nxe6 Bxg3 19. Nd8+ Qc4 20.

Bxc4+ bxc4 21. Be3 Bh4 22. g3 Bg5 23. f4 Bh6 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Hachian, M"]

[Black "Aronian, L"]

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

[ECO "E62"]

[WhiteElo "2480"]

[BlackElo "2390"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 d6 3. Bg2 g6 4. O-O Bg7 5. c4 c6 6. Nc3 O-O 7. d4 Qa5 8.

e4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Cherevatenko, R"]

[Black "Moroz, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B30"]

[WhiteElo "2415"]

[BlackElo "2500"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 e5 4. Bc4 Be7 5. d3 Nf6 6. Nd2 d6 7. Nf1 O-O 8.

Ne3 a6 9. Ncd5 Rb8 10. c3 Nxd5 11. Bxd5 Bg5 12. O-O Ne7 13. Bb3 Ng6 14. d4

cxd4 15. cxd4 Bd7 16. dxe5 dxe5 17. Nd5 Be6 18. Qh5 Bxc1 19. Raxc1 Bxd5 20.

Bxd5 Nf4 21. Qf3 Qb6 22. Bb3 Rbd8 23. Rcd1 Qb5 24. Rxd8 Rxd8 25. g3 Qe2 26.

Qxe2 Nxe2+ 27. Kg2 Rd2 28. Rd1 Rxd1 29. Bxd1 Nd4 30. f4 f6 31. Kf2 Kf7 32.

Bg4 a5 33. Bc8 b5 34. Ke3 Ke7 35. Bg4 Kd6 36. Kd3 Kc5 37. Bd1 h6 38. h4 Nc6

39. a3 Nd4 40. fxe5 fxe5 41. Kc3 b4+ 42. axb4+ axb4+ 43. Kd3 Nb5 44. Bb3

Nd6 45. Be6 Ne8 46. Bg4 Nf6 47. Be2 b3 48. Bd1 Kb4 49. Ke3 Ne8 50. Bg4 Nc7

51. Bh5 Na8 52. Kf3 Nb6 53. Kg4 Nc4 54. Bf7 Nxb2 55. Bxb3 Kxb3 56. Kf5 Nd3

57. Kg6 Kc3 58. Kxg7 h5 59. Kg6 Nf2 60. Kf5 Nxe4 61. g4 Nc5 62. Kg6 e4 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Meduna, E"]

[Black "Sherbakov, R"]

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

[ECO "D00"]

[WhiteElo "2450"]

[BlackElo "2555"]



1. d4 d5 2. Bg5 h6 3. Bh4 c6 4. e3 Qb6 5. Qc1 e5 6. Nf3 e4 7. Nfd2 Ne7 8.

c4 Nf5 9. Bg3 Be6 10. Nc3 Nxg3 11. hxg3 Nd7 12. cxd5 cxd5 13. Nb5 Kd8 14.

Qc2 Rc8 15. Nc3 Nf6 16. Be2 Bd6 17. Qb3 Qxb3 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Morozov, Jaroslav"]

[Black "Dolezal, R"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A40"]

[BlackElo "2270"]



1. d4 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Konopka, M"]

[Black "Kholmov, R"]

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

[ECO "A30"]

[WhiteElo "2405"]

[BlackElo "2435"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 b6 4. Bg2 Bb7 5. O-O c5 6. Nc3 Be7 7. d4 cxd4 8.

Qxd4 Nc6 9. Qf4 O-O 10. Rd1 Qb8 11. b3 Rd8 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Jirovsky, Pa"]

[Black "Buturin, V"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A40"]

[WhiteElo "2325"]

[BlackElo "2445"]



1. d4 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Loktionova, N"]

[Black "Crouch, C"]

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

[ECO "C01"]

[WhiteElo "2125"]

[BlackElo "2375"]



1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bd6 6. O-O Nge7 7. h3 O-O

8. c4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Jurek, J"]

[Black "Gross, S"]

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

[ECO "E13"]

[WhiteElo "2380"]

[BlackElo "2330"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Nc3 b6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 Bb7 7. e3 g5 8.

Bg3 Ne4 9. Qc2 Bxc3+ 10. bxc3 d6 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Sergienko, S"]

[Black "Navratescu, C"]

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

[ECO "E73"]

[WhiteElo "2425"]

[BlackElo "2375"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Bg5 Na6 7. Nf3 h6 8.

Bf4 e5 9. dxe5 Nh5 10. Be3 dxe5 11. Qc1 Kh7 12. O-O c6 13. Rd1 Qe7 14. c5

Nc7 15. Rd6 Ne8 16. Rd2 f5 17. exf5 gxf5 18. Qc2 Nef6 19. Nh4 Nd5 20. Nxd5

cxd5 21. g3 Qf7 22. Bxh5 Qxh5 23. Rxd5 Be6 24. Rd6 Rae8 25. Re1 Kg8 26. b3

Bf6 27. Ng2 f4 28. Bxf4 Bh3 29. Bc1 Re7 30. Qe4 Bg4 31. h4 Bf3 32. Qc4+ Kh7

33. Bb2 Qf5 34. Kh2 Rg7 35. Qd3 e4 36. Qd2 Bxg2 37. Kxg2 Qf3+ 38. Kh2 Bxb2

39. Rxh6+ Kg8 40. Qxb2 Qxf2+ 41. Qxf2 Rxf2+ 42. Kh3 Rf3 43. Rg1 Re7 44. Rd6

e3 45. Rd3 Rf2 46. Re1 e2 47. Rd2 Re3 48. b4 Kf7 49. b5 Rff3 50. Rexe2

Rxg3+ 51. Kh2 Rh3+ 52. Kg2 Rxe2+ 53. Rxe2 Rxh4 54. Rd2 Ke7 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Dmitriev, I"]

[Black "Klimentov, Roman"]

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

[ECO "B53"]

[WhiteElo "2370"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bd7 6. Qd3 g6 7. O-O Bg7

8. Nc3 Nf6 9. Bg5 O-O 10. Nd5 Re8 11. c3 Rc8 12. a4 a6 13. Bxc6 Bxc6 14.

Bxf6 exf6 15. Rfe1 Bxd5 16. exd5 Qb6 17. Qc2 f5 18. h3 Re4 19. Nd2 Rd4 20.

Qb3 Qxb3 21. Nxb3 Rxd5 22. Re7 b5 23. Na5 bxa4 24. Rxa4 Rd1+ 25. Kh2 Rd2

26. Nc4 Rxf2 27. Nxd6 Rd8 28. Nc4 f4 29. Rxa6 Rd1 30. Rd6 Rxd6 31. Nxd6

Rxb2 32. Re8+ Bf8 33. Nc4 Rc2 34. Ne5 Kg7 35. Rc8 Bb4 36. Rc4 Bxc3 37. Nf3

Rc1 38. h4 Bb2 39. Rxf4 Ba3 40. Rd4 Bc5 41. Rd7 Bb6 42. Ng5 h6 43. Nxf7 Rc7

44. Ne5+ Rxd7 45. Nxd7 Bc7+ 46. Kh3 h5 47. g4 1/2-1/2



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Prandstetter, E"]

[Black "Jonkman, H"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "C63"]

[WhiteElo "2370"]

[BlackElo "2325"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 f5 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. exf5 Bc5 6. O-O O-O 7. Nxe5 Nd4

8. Nf3 c6 9. Ba4 Nxf3+ 10. Qxf3 d5 11. Bb3 Ne8 12. Qd1 Qh4 13. Ne2 Rxf5 14.

d4 Bd6 15. g3 Qh3 16. f3 Nf6 17. Bf4 Ne8 18. Rf2 g5 19. Bxd6 Nxd6 20. Qd2

Qh6 21. Nc3 Kh8 22. Re1 Be6 23. Nd1 Raf8 24. Qe2 Bc8 25. c3 R5f6 26. Bc2

Qh5 27. Bd3 Kg8 28. Qd2 h6 29. Re3 Qf7 30. Qe2 Be6 31. Qe1 Re8 32. Rfe2 Kf8

33. Nf2 Bd7 34. Rxe8+ Nxe8 35. Ng4 Bxg4 36. fxg4 Nd6 37. Re5 Qd7 38. Qe2

Kf7 39. h4 gxh4 40. g5 hxg5 41. Qh5+ Kg8 42. Rxg5+ Kf8 43. Qh8+ Ke7 44.

Re5+ Re6 45. Qxh4+ Kf8 46. Qh8+ Ke7 47. Bg6 Rxe5 48. dxe5 Ne4 49. Kh2 c5

50. Bxe4 dxe4 51. Qf6+ Ke8 52. e6 Qh7+ 53. Kg2 Qh5 54. c4 Qe2+ 55. Qf2 Qh5

56. Qf7+ Qxf7 57. exf7+ Kxf7 58. Kf2 Kf6 59. Ke3 Kf5 60. b3 b6 61. a3 a6

62. a4 Kg4 63. Kxe4 Kxg3 64. Kd5 Kf4 65. Kc6 Ke4 66. Kxb6 Kd4 67. Kxa6 Kc3

68. Kb5 Kxb3 69. a5 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Faibisovich, V"]

[Black "Monin, N"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A49"]

[WhiteElo "2410"]

[BlackElo "2345"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. d4 O-O 5. O-O d6 6. Nc3 Nbd7 7. e4 e5 8.

h3 a5 9. a4 exd4 10. Nxd4 Nc5 11. Re1 Re8 12. Bf4 Nh5 13. Be3 Nf6 14. f3

Ne6 15. f4 Nxd4 16. Bxd4 Bd7 17. Qd2 Bc6 18. Rad1 Nd7 19. Bxg7 Kxg7 20. e5

Bxg2 21. Kxg2 Re6 22. Nb5 Ra6 23. exd6 Rxe1 24. Qxe1 cxd6 25. Rxd6 Rxd6 26.

Nxd6 Nb6 27. Qe5+ f6 28. Qd4 Kg8 29. b3 Qc7 30. c4 Qc6+ 31. Kf2 Kg7 32. Ne4

Nd7 33. Ke3 Kh6 34. g4 g5 35. fxg5+ fxg5 36. Nd6 b6 37. Nf5+ 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Tomescu, V"]

[Black "Obodchuk, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B60"]

[WhiteElo "2380"]

[BlackElo "2430"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 Bd7 7. Be2 Qa5

8. Bxf6 gxf6 9. O-O Nxd4 10. Qxd4 Rc8 11. Kh1 Qc5 12. Qd2 f5 13. exf5 Qxf5

14. Bd3 Qa5 15. Rfe1 Rg8 16. Rad1 Kd8 17. Be4 Bc6 18. Bxc6 Rxc6 19. f4 Rg6

20. Qd3 Qc5 21. f5 Rh6 22. h3 Bg7 23. Nd5 Be5 24. c3 f6 25. Rd2 Rh4 26.

Rxe5 fxe5 27. f6 Qc4 28. fxe7+ Ke8 29. Rf2 Rf4 30. Rxf4 exf4 31. Qf5 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Ionescu, D"]

[Black "Filipenko, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B30"]

[WhiteElo "2235"]

[BlackElo "2430"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 e6 4. Bxc6 bxc6 5. e5 f6 6. O-O Be7 7. Nc3 Qc7

8. Qe2 Nh6 9. d4 Nf7 10. dxc5 Bxc5 11. Ne4 Be7 12. Bf4 f5 13. Neg5 Nd8 14.

Nd2 O-O 15. Ngf3 Nf7 16. h4 Re8 17. g3 g6 18. Nb3 Qb6 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Rogovski, V"]

[Black "Scerbin, D"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B31"]

[WhiteElo "2450"]

[BlackElo "2335"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 g6 4. c3 a6 5. Bxc6 bxc6 6. O-O Bg7 7. d4 cxd4

8. cxd4 Nf6 9. Nc3 O-O 10. e5 Ne8 11. Bf4 d6 12. h3 Bf5 13. Rc1 Qb6 14. Qd2

Rd8 15. Rfd1 Nc7 16. Bh6 Nb5 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. Na4 Qb7 19. Rc2 Be6 20. b3

Bd5 21. Ne1 f6 22. Nc3 Nxc3 23. Rxc3 fxe5 24. dxe5 Rf7 25. Nc2 Rdf8 26. f3

Qb6+ 27. Qe3 Qb7 28. exd6 exd6 29. Qd4+ Kg8 30. Ne3 Rf4 31. Qd2 Qg7 32. Kh2

Bxf3 33. gxf3 Rxf3 34. Ng2 d5 35. Rxf3 Rxf3 36. h4 Qc7+ 37. Kg1 Rh3 38. Qf2

Qh2+ 39. Kf1 Rc3 40. Rd2 Rc1+ 41. Ke2 a5 42. Qf3 Qg1 43. Kd3 Qc5 44. Qf4

Qb5+ 45. Ke3 Qc5+ 46. Qd4 Qd6 47. Re2 Rh1 48. Kd3 Rd1+ 49. Rd2 Rh1 50. Ne3

Qd7 51. Qe5 a4 52. Rf2 axb3 1-0



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Berezovics, A"]

[Black "Vaulin, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D24"]

[WhiteElo "2360"]

[BlackElo "2485"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 a6 5. a4 Nc6 6. e4 Bg4 7. e5 Bxf3 8.

gxf3 Nd5 9. Be3 e6 10. Bxc4 Nxe3 11. fxe3 Nxe5 12. Bxe6 Qh4+ 13. Ke2 Ng6

14. Bd5 Bd6 15. Bxb7 Rb8 16. Bc6+ Kf8 17. Qc2 Ne7 18. Be4 g6 19. Rag1 Kg7

20. Rg4 Qh3 21. Nd1 Rhe8 22. Nf2 Qh5 23. h4 h6 24. Rhg1 f5 25. Rxg6+ Nxg6

26. Bxf5 Rxb2 27. Rxg6+ Qxg6 28. Bxg6 Rxc2+ 29. Bxc2 Bg3 30. h5 Bxf2 31.

Kxf2 Rb8 32. Bd3 a5 33. Bb5 Rxb5 34. axb5 a4 35. d5 Kf7 36. d6 Ke6 37. dxc7

Kd7 38. Kg3 a3 39. Kf4 a2 40. Kf5 a1=Q 41. Kg6 Qg1+ 42. Kxh6 Kxc7 43. e4

Kd7 44. f4 Ke7 0-1



[Event "op"]

[Site "Decin CZE"]

[Date "1996.07.29"]

[Round "9"]

[White "Grigorian, M"]

[Black "Sostaric, M"]

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

[ECO "B21"]

[WhiteElo "2035"]

[BlackElo "2165"]



1. e4 c5 2. f4 d5 3. exd5 Qxd5 4. Nc3 Qd8 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Ne5 Nxe5 7. fxe5 e6

8. Qf3 Qc7 9. Bb5+ Bd7 10. O-O f5 11. exf6 Nxf6 12. Bxd7+ Qxd7 13. d3 Be7

14. Bf4 O-O 15. Be5 Bd6 16. Bxd6 Qxd6 17. Rae1 b6 18. Kh1 Rae8 19. Ne4

1/2-1/2