Groningen 1996 - Round 11



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.30"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Short,N"]

[Black "Onischuk,Al"]

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

[ECO "C28"]

[WhiteElo "2695"]

[BlackElo "2605"]



1. e4 e5 2. Bc4 Nf6 3. d3 Nc6 4. Nc3 Na5 5. Nge2 c6 6. O-O b5 7. Bb3 b4 8.

Nb1 d5 9. Nd2 Nxb3 10. axb3 Bd6 11. h3 h5 12. c4 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.30"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Gelfand,B"]

[Black "Van Wely,L"]

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

[ECO "E73"]

[WhiteElo "2665"]

[BlackElo "2605"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Bg5 h6 7. Be3 Nbd7 8.

Qc2 a6 9. O-O-O e5 10. d5 Qe7 11. Qd2 Kh7 12. f3 Ne8 13. h4 c5 14. dxc6

bxc6 15. h5 g5 16. Na4 c5 17. Bd3 Rb8 18. Ne2 Nb6 19. Nxb6 Rxb6 20. Nc3 Nc7

21. g3 Qd8 22. f4 Ne6 23. fxg5 Nxg5 24. Nd5 Rb7 25. Bxg5 Qxg5 26. Qxg5 hxg5

27. Rdf1 g4 28. Rh2 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.30"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Leko,P"]

[Black "Shirov,A"]

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

[ECO "C78"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2685"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Bc5 6. c3 b5 7. Bc2 d6 8.

h3 O-O 9. a4 Bb7 10. d4 Bb6 11. axb5 axb5 12. Rxa8 Bxa8 13. dxe5 Nxe5 14.

Nxe5 dxe5 15. Qe2 Bc6 16. Na3 Qa8 17. Re1 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.30"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Svidler,P"]

[Black "Akopian,V"]

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

[ECO "B85"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. f4 Be7 8.

Be3 Nc6 9. O-O O-O 10. Qe1 Nxd4 11. Bxd4 b5 12. a3 Bb7 13. Qg3 g6 14. Bf3

a5 15. Nxb5 Nxe4 16. Qe1 f5 17. Rd1 Qc8 18. Qe2 a4 19. c4 Rf7 20. Rc1 Bf8

21. Rfd1 Qe8 22. Bc3 Nxc3 23. Rxc3 Bxf3 24. Rxf3 d5 25. cxd5 exd5 26. Qxe8

Rxe8 27. Nc3 d4 28. Nxa4 Ra7 29. Nb6 Re2 30. Nc4 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.30"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Sokolov,I"]

[Black "Timman,J"]

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

[ECO "E32"]

[WhiteElo "2670"]

[BlackElo "2590"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. Qxc3 Ne4 7. Qc2 f5

8. Nf3 b6 9. g3 Bb7 10. Bg2 Nf6 11. O-O Be4 12. Qc3 Qe8 13. b4 d6 14. Bb2

Nbd7 15. Nd2 Bxg2 16. Kxg2 a5 17. f3 axb4 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.30"]

[Round "11"]

[White "Korchnoi,V"]

[Black "Hodgson,Ju"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A27"]

[WhiteElo "2635"]

[BlackElo "2550"]



1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 d6 3. g3 Nc6 4. Nf3 f5 5. d4 e4 6. Ng5 h6 7. Nh3 g5 8. f3

exf3 9. exf3 Bg7 10. d5 Qe7+ 11. Kf2 Ne5 12. f4 Ng4+ 13. Kg2 Bd7 14. Qe2

Bxc3 15. bxc3 Qxe2+ 16. Bxe2 gxf4 17. Nxf4 O-O-O 18. Ng6 Rh7 19. Rf1 Re8

20. Bd3 Ne7 21. Re1 Nxg6 22. Rxe8+ Bxe8 23. Bxf5+ Bd7 24. Bxg6 Re7 25. Bd3

Re1 26. Rb1 Ne5 27. Bd2 Rxb1 28. Bxb1 h5 29. Bf4 Nxc4 30. Bg6 Bg4 31. h3

Bd1 32. g4 hxg4 33. h4 Nb6 34. h5 Nd7 35. Bf5 Kd8 36. h6 Nf8 37. Kg3 Bf3

38. c4 b6 39. Kf2 a6 40. h7 Nxh7 41. Bxh7 b5 42. Bd3 Kc8 43. Ke3 Kb7 44.

Kd4 Kb6 45. Bg3 Bg2 46. Kc3 Bf3 47. Bf2+ Kb7 48. Kb4 c6 49. dxc6+ Bxc6 50.

a4 1-0