Groningen 1996 - Round 10



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.29"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Timman,J"]

[Black "Svidler,P"]

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

[ECO "B66"]

[WhiteElo "2590"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 a6 8.

O-O-O h6 9. Be3 Be7 10. f4 Nxd4 11. Bxd4 b5 12. Be2 b4 13. Na4 Nxe4 14. Qe3

Nf6 15. Bf3 d5 16. Kb1 O-O 17. g4 Ne8 18. h4 Nd6 19. f5 Bf6 20. Bxf6 Qxf6

21. Qf4 Nc4 22. g5 Qe5 23. Qd4 Qxd4 24. Rxd4 Rb8 25. gxh6 gxh6 26. Be2 Ne3

27. fxe6 fxe6 28. Rd3 Nf5 29. Bg4 Rb7 30. Re1 Rf6 31. h5 a5 32. a3 Ng7 33.

Rg3 bxa3 34. Rxa3 Rb4 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.29"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Shirov,A"]

[Black "Sokolov,I"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "C88"]

[WhiteElo "2685"]

[BlackElo "2670"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 O-O 8.

h3 Bb7 9. d3 d6 10. a3 Nb8 11. Nbd2 Nbd7 12. Nf1 c5 13. Ng3 Rc8 14. Qe2 Qc7

15. Nf5 Bd8 16. Bg5 c4 17. Ba2 Re8 18. Rad1 d5 19. exd5 Bxd5 20. dxc4 bxc4

21. Bxf6 Nxf6 22. Nxe5 g6 23. Nh6+ Kg7 24. Qe3 Qb7 25. Qf4 Be6 26. Nhg4

Nxg4 27. Nxg4 Bxg4 28. Qxg4 Rxe1+ 29. Rxe1 h5 30. Qe4 Qxe4 31. Rxe4 Rb8 32.

b4 cxb3 33. Bxb3 f5 34. Re8 a5 35. a4 Kf6 36. Kf1 Bc7 37. Re6+ Kg5 38. Rc6

Bd8 39. Ke2 Rb6 40. Rc8 Bf6 41. Rc5 Ra6 42. Kd3 h4 43. Bd5 Bd8 44. Rc8 Rd6

45. Kd4 Kf4 46. c4 Bf6+ 47. Kc5 Be7 48. Re8 Re6+ 49. Rxe7 Rxe7 50. Kd6 Re8

51. c5 Rd8+ 52. Ke6 Re8+ 53. Kd7 Ke5 54. Kxe8 Kxd5 55. f4 Kxc5 56. Kf7 Kb4

57. Kxg6 Kxa4 58. Kxf5 Kb5 59. Kg5 a4 60. f5 a3 61. f6 a2 62. f7 a1=Q 63.

f8=Q Qe1 64. Qf4 Kb6 65. Kf5 Ka7 66. Qd4+ Ka6 67. Qd6+ Kb7 68. Qd5+ Ka7 69.

Kf6 Qa1+ 70. Ke6 Qe1+ 71. Kd7 Qf2 72. Kc7 Qc2+ 73. Qc6 Qh7+ 74. Qd7 Qc2+

75. Kd6+ Kb6 76. Qd8+ Kb7 77. Qxh4 Qc6+ 78. Ke5 Qc5+ 79. Ke6 Qc6+ 80. Kf5

Qd5+ 81. Kf4 Qxg2 82. Qe7+ Kc8 83. h4 Qf2+ 84. Kg5 Qg3+ 85. Kf5 Qd3+ 86.

Kf6 Qf3+ 87. Kg7 Qg3+ 88. Kf7 Qf3+ 89. Qf6 Qh5+ 90. Kg7 Qe2 91. Qf8+ Kd7

92. Qf7+ Kc8 93. h5 Qg2+ 94. Kf8 Qh3 95. Qe8+ Kb7 96. Qg6 Qc8+ 97. Kg7 Qc3+

98. Kh7 Qh3 99. h6 Ka7 100. Qf6 Qd3+ 101. Kh8 Qh3 102. h7 Qc8+ 103. Kg7

Qg4+ 104. Kf8 Qc8+ 105. Kf7 Qc4+ 106. Qe6 Qf4+ 107. Kg7 Qg3+ 108. Kf8 Qb8+

109. Qe8 Qb2 110. Qe3+ Ka8 111. Qf3+ Ka7 112. Kg8 Qb8+ 113. Qf8 1-0



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.29"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Van Wely,L"]

[Black "Leko,P"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A59"]

[WhiteElo "2605"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 c5 3. d5 b5 4. c4 g6 5. cxb5 a6 6. bxa6 Bxa6 7. Nc3 d6 8.

e4 Bxf1 9. Kxf1 Nbd7 10. g3 Bg7 11. Kg2 O-O 12. Re1 Qa5 13. h3 Rfb8 14. Qc2

Ne8 15. Bd2 Nc7 16. Nd1 Qa4 17. Qxa4 Rxa4 18. Bc3 Nf6 19. Nd2 Nb5 20. b3

Ra6 21. Bb2 Nd7 22. Bxg7 Kxg7 23. Ne3 Ne5 24. a4 Nd4 25. Reb1 Nd3 26. a5

Rb5 27. Nec4 f5 28. exf5 gxf5 29. Nf3 Nb4 30. Nxd4 cxd4 31. Rd1 Rxd5 32.

Ra4 Nc2 33. Na3 Nxa3 34. Rxa3 e5 35. b4 e4 36. b5 Rxb5 37. Rxd4 Kf6 38.

Rda4 d5 39. Ra2 h5 40. f4 Ke6 41. Kf2 Kd6 42. g4 hxg4 43. hxg4 fxg4 44. Kg3

Rb3+ 45. Kxg4 Ra8 46. Rh2 Rg8+ 47. Kf5 Rf8+ 48. Kg4 Rf3 49. a6 R3xf4+ 50.

Kg5 Ke5 51. a7 Rg8+ 52. Kh6 Rh8+ 53. Kg5 Rg8+ 54. Kh6 Rf6+ 55. Kh7 Ra8 56.

Kg7 Rd6 57. Rh5+ Kf4 58. Ra1 e3 59. Kf7 e2 60. Ke7 Ra6 0-1



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.29"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Onischuk,Al"]

[Black "Korchnoi,V"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "E32"]

[WhiteElo "2605"]

[BlackElo "2635"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. Qxc3 b6 7. Bg5 Ba6

8. g3 d5 9. b3 h6 10. Bxf6 Qxf6 11. Bg2 c5 12. cxd5 exd5 13. Rc1 cxd4 14.

Qf3 Nd7 15. Qxf6 Nxf6 16. Nf3 d3 17. exd3 Bxd3 18. Nd4 Rfc8 19. Kd2 Ba6 20.

Rxc8+ Rxc8 21. f3 Kf8 22. Bh3 Rc5 23. Re1 g6 24. Re5 Bc8 25. Bf1 Bd7 26.

Bd3 Rc8 27. Re1 Ng8 28. Ba6 Rc7 29. Bd3 Ne7 30. Re2 Nc6 31. Nxc6 Bxc6 32.

Re1 Bb7 33. f4 d4 34. Bc4 Bc6 35. f5 gxf5 36. Re5 Be4 37. a4 Rc5 38. Rxc5

bxc5 39. a5 Ke7 40. a6 f6 41. Ke2 Kd6 0-1



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.29"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Hodgson,Ju"]

[Black "Gelfand,B"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A45"]

[WhiteElo "2550"]

[BlackElo "2665"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 Ne4 3. Bf4 c5 4. f3 Qa5+ 5. c3 Nf6 6. Nd2 cxd4 7. Nb3 Qb6

8. cxd4 Nc6 9. e4 e5 10. dxe5 Bb4+ 11. Ke2 Nxe5 12. Qd4 Ng6 13. Be3 d5 14.

exd5 O-O 15. a3 Qxd4 16. Bxd4 Be7 17. Kf2 Nxd5 18. Ne2 Be6 19. Nc5 Bxc5 20.

Bxc5 Rfc8 21. Rc1 Ne5 22. Nd4 b6 23. Nxe6 fxe6 24. Re1 Nxf3 25. gxf3 Rxc5

26. Rxe6 Rf8 27. Re4 Rc2+ 28. Kg3 Nf6 29. Re2 Nh5+ 30. Kf2 Rfc8 31. b3 Kf8

32. Rg1 R8c3 33. Rg5 g6 34. Rb5 Nf4 35. Rxc2 Rxc2+ 36. Ke3 Ne6 37. Bc4 Nc7

38. Re5 Rxh2 39. a4 Rh1 40. Kf4 Rh4+ 41. Ke3 Rh1 42. Kf4 a5 43. Kg4 Rg1+

44. Kh3 Rd1 45. f4 Rd7 46. Re4 Kg7 47. Kg4 Kf6 48. Kf3 Rd6 49. Bg8 h5 50.

b4 Rd3+ 51. Kf2 Rd8 52. Rc4 Na6 53. Rc6+ Kg7 54. Rxb6 Nxb4 55. Be6 Nd5 56.

Bxd5 Rxd5 57. Ke3 h4 58. Rb5 Rxb5 59. axb5 a4 60. b6 a3 61. b7 a2 62. b8=Q

a1=Q 63. Kf3 Qc3+ 64. Kg2 Kh6 65. Qd6 Qg3+ 66. Kh1 Qh3+ 67. Kg1 Kh5 68. Qd4

Qf5 69. Kg2 Kg4 70. Qd1+ Kxf4 71. Qd2+ Kg4 72. Qd1+ Kg5 73. Qd8+ Kh5 74.

Qh8+ Kg5 75. Qd8+ Qf6 76. Qd2+ Kh5 77. Qe2+ Kh6 78. Kh3 Qf4 79. Kg2 Qg3+

80. Kh1 Qh3+ 81. Kg1 Qf5 82. Kh2 g5 83. Qe8 Qf6 84. Qc8 Qf4+ 85. Kh1 Kh5

86. Qe8+ Kg4 87. Qe6+ Qf5 88. Qc4+ Kg3 89. Qc7+ Qf4 0-1



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.29"]

[Round "10"]

[White "Akopian,V"]

[Black "Short,N"]

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

[ECO "D37"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2695"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bf4 O-O 6. e3 c5 7. dxc5 Bxc5 8.

Qc2 Nc6 9. a3 Qa5 10. O-O-O Be7 11. g4 dxc4 12. Bxc4 e5 13. g5 exf4 14.

gxf6 Bxf6 15. Nd5 Ne7 16. Nxf6+ gxf6 17. Rhg1+ Kh8 18. e4 b5 19. Bd5 Nxd5

20. exd5 b4 21. axb4 Qa1+ 22. Kd2 Qa6 23. Nd4 Rd8 24. b5 Qb6 25. Qe4 Bb7

26. Qxf4 Rxd5 27. Kc1 f5 28. Qg5 Rc5+ 29. Kd2 Qg6 30. Qe7 Qb6 1/2-1/2