Groningen 1996 - Round 6



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.24"]

[Round "06"]

[White "Timman,J"]

[Black "Hodgson,Ju"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B76"]

[WhiteElo "2590"]

[BlackElo "2550"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8.

Qd2 Nc6 9. O-O-O d5 10. Qe1 e5 11. Nxc6 bxc6 12. exd5 cxd5 13. Bg5 Be6 14.

Bc4 Qc7 15. Bxf6 dxc4 16. Bxg7 Kxg7 17. Qe3 Rab8 18. Ne4 Rb6 19. Qc5 Rc6

20. Qa3 Rb8 21. Rd6 Rxd6 22. Nxd6 c3 23. b3 Rd8 24. Ne4 Bf5 25. Qb4 Bxe4

26. fxe4 Rd4 27. Qa3 Rxe4 28. Qa6 Qd8 29. Kb1 0-1



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.24"]

[Round "06"]

[White "Leko,P"]

[Black "Korchnoi,V"]

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

[ECO "C83"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2635"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. d4 b5 7. Bb3 d5 8.

dxe5 Be6 9. Nbd2 Nc5 10. c3 Be7 11. Bc2 Bg4 12. h3 Bh5 13. Re1 O-O 14. Nf1

f6 15. exf6 Bxf6 16. Ng3 Bg6 17. Bxg6 hxg6 18. Qc2 Ne7 19. Bf4 Qd7 20. Ne5

Bxe5 21. Bxe5 Rae8 22. Nf1 Ne4 23. f3 Ng5 24. Qd2 Ne6 25. Ne3 g5 26. Rad1

c6 27. Ng4 Ng6 28. Bd4 Qd6 29. b4 Re7 30. Bf2 Rfe8 31. Re3 Qc7 32. Rde1

Nef4 33. Kf1 Rxe3 34. Bxe3 Qf7 35. g3 Ne6 36. Kg2 Rf8 37. Rf1 Qf5 38. Qd1

Ne5 39. Nxe5 Qxe5 40. Qd3 Qf5 41. Qxf5 Rxf5 42. a4 bxa4 43. Ra1 Rf8 44.

Rxa4 Ra8 45. g4 Kf7 46. Kg3 Kf6 47. Ra5 g6 48. Ra1 Kf7 49. f4 gxf4+ 50.

Bxf4 g5 51. Be3 Kg6 52. h4 gxh4+ 53. Kxh4 Nc7 54. Bd4 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.24"]

[Round "06"]

[White "Shirov,A"]

[Black "Gelfand,B"]

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

[ECO "B90"]

[WhiteElo "2685"]

[BlackElo "2665"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e5 7. Nb3 Be6 8.

f3 Nbd7 9. g4 b5 10. g5 Nh5 11. Qd2 Be7 12. O-O-O Nb6 13. Kb1 O-O 14. Nd5

Bxd5 15. exd5 Qc7 16. Na5 Nxd5 17. Qxd5 Qxa5 18. f4 Nxf4 19. Bxf4 exf4 20.

Bd3 Rae8 21. h4 Bd8 22. Qf5 g6 23. Qxf4 Re5 24. c3 Qb6 25. Bc2 Qc6 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.24"]

[Round "06"]

[White "Van Wely,L"]

[Black "Svidler,P"]

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

[ECO "E94"]

[WhiteElo "2605"]

[BlackElo "2650"]



1. c4 g6 2. Nc3 Bg7 3. d4 Nf6 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nbd7 8.

Qc2 Nh5 9. Rd1 Nf4 10. Bf1 c5 11. d5 Nf6 12. Bxf4 exf4 13. e5 dxe5 14. Nxe5

Qd6 15. Nf3 Bf5 16. Bd3 Bg4 17. Be4 Nd7 18. Nb5 Qb6 19. d6 a6 20. Nc7 Rad8

21. Nd5 Qxd6 22. Ne3 Qb6 23. Nxg4 h5 24. Nh6+ Bxh6 25. Qb3 Qxb3 26. axb3

Nf6 27. Rxd8 Rxd8 28. Bxb7 Rb8 29. Rxa6 Rxb7 30. Rxf6 Rxb3 31. Rc6 Rxb2 32.

Kf1 Bf8 33. Ne5 Rd2 34. Rc7 Rd4 35. Nxf7 Rxc4 36. Ng5 Rd4 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.24"]

[Round "06"]

[White "Akopian,V"]

[Black "Onischuk,Al"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A81"]

[WhiteElo "2630"]

[BlackElo "2605"]



1. Nf3 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 d6 4. d4 g6 5. c3 Bg7 6. Qb3 c6 7. O-O Qb6 8.

Qc2 O-O 9. Nbd2 Kh8 10. e4 fxe4 11. Nxe4 Bf5 12. Nh4 Nxe4 13. Bxe4 Bxe4 14.

Qxe4 e5 15. dxe5 dxe5 16. Be3 Qc7 17. Nf3 Nd7 18. Ng5 Nf6 19. Qh4 Rfe8 20.

Rad1 Qe7 21. Rd6 h6 22. Rfd1 Kg8 23. Ne4 g5 24. Nxf6+ Qxf6 25. Qc4+ Qf7 26.

Qxf7+ Kxf7 27. Rd7+ Kg8 28. Rxb7 a5 29. Rd6 Reb8 30. Rbd7 Bf8 31. Rg6+ Kh8

32. b3 c5 33. Rc7 Rc8 34. Rgc6 1-0



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.24"]

[Round "06"]

[White "Sokolov,I"]

[Black "Short,N"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D53"]

[WhiteElo "2670"]

[BlackElo "2695"]



1. d4 e6 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bxf6 Bxf6 7. Rc1 O-O

8. e3 a6 9. Qc2 c6 10. Bd3 b5 11. c5 Nd7 12. e4 e5 13. exd5 exd4 14. Ne2

Qa5+ 15. Qd2 b4 16. Nfxd4 Nxc5 17. Bb1 cxd5 18. O-O Qb6 19. Rfd1 Bb7 20.

Qc2 Ne4 21. f3 Rfc8 22. Qd3 Rxc1 23. Rxc1 Nd6 24. Kh1 g6 25. b3 Re8 26. h3

a5 27. Rd1 Ba6 28. Qd2 Bxe2 29. Nxe2 Qf2 30. Bd3 Nf5 31. Nf4 Qxd2 32. Rxd2

Bg5 0-1