Groningen 1996 - Round 7



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.26"]

[Round "07"]

[White "Short,N"]

[Black "Leko,P"]

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

[ECO "B47"]

[WhiteElo "2695"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 e6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. Be2 a6 7. O-O b5 8.

Nxc6 dxc6 9. f4 Bb7 10. Kh1 Be7 11. Qe1 b4 12. Nb1 c5 13. Nd2 Nf6 14. Bd3

O-O 15. b3 a5 16. Bb2 a4 17. Rb1 Bc6 18. Rf3 axb3 19. axb3 Rfd8 20. Qe2 Qb7

21. Re3 Kf8 22. Rf1 Ra2 23. Be5 Nd7 24. Qh5 h6 25. Rg3 Nf6 26. Bxf6 Bxf6

27. Qxc5+ Be7 28. Qh5 Rxc2 29. Bxc2 Rxd2 30. Rc1 Bxe4 31. Bxe4 Qxe4 32. h3

Rd5 33. Qf3 Qf5 34. Qg4 Qf6 35. Rc8+ Bd8 36. Re3 Rd4 37. Qf3 g6 38. Rd3 Kg7

39. Rxd4 Qxd4 40. Kh2 Bf6 41. Rc4 Qd2 42. Qe4 Bc3 43. Qb7 1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.26"]

[Round "07"]

[White "Gelfand,B"]

[Black "Timman,J"]

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

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2665"]

[BlackElo "2590"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Bb7 5. Nc3 d5 6. Bg5 Be7 7. Qa4+ Nfd7 8.

Bf4 dxc4 9. Qxc4 c5 10. d5 exd5 11. Nxd5 b5 12. Qe4 Bxd5 13. Qxd5 Nb6 14.

Qxd8+ Bxd8 15. e3 a6 16. Bd3 N8d7 17. O-O-O Ra7 18. Bf5 Bf6 19. Ng5 Be5 20.

Nxh7 f6 21. g4 Nc4 22. Bxe5 Ndxe5 23. f4 Nxe3 24. fxe5 Nxf5 25. Nxf6+ gxf6

26. gxf5 fxe5 27. Rd5 c4 28. Rxe5+ Kf7 29. h4 Rh5 30. Rc5 Re7 31. Rh2 Re4

32. Rc7+ Kf6 33. Rf2 Rhxh4 34. Rc6+ Kf7 35. Rxa6 Rhf4 36. Rh2 Rxf5 37. Rh7+

Kg8 38. Rb7 Re8 39. Ra5 c3 40. bxc3 Rf2 41. Kd1 Rc8 42. Raa7 Rxc3 43. Rxb5

Rf7 44. Ra8+ Kg7 45. a4 Rd7+ 46. Ke2 Rc6 47. a5 Re6+ 48. Kf3 Rf7+ 49. Kg4

Rff6 50. Rb7+ Kg6 51. Rg8+ Kh6 52. Rh8+ Kg6 53. Rg8+ Kh6 54. Rb3 Re4+ 55.

Kh3 Ra4 56. Rb6 Kh7 57. Rg4 Rxb6 58. axb6 Ra8 59. Rc4 Kg6 60. Kg4 Kf6

1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.26"]

[Round "07"]

[White "Svidler,P"]

[Black "Sokolov,I"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "C89"]

[WhiteElo "2650"]

[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.

c3 d5 9. exd5 Nxd5 10. Nxe5 Nxe5 11. Rxe5 c6 12. d3 Bd6 13. Re1 Qh4 14. g3

Qh3 15. Re4 Qd7 16. Nd2 Bb7 17. Re1 c5 18. Ne4 Be7 19. Bg5 f6 20. Bd2 Kh8

21. c4 Nb4 22. Bxb4 cxb4 23. cxb5 f5 24. Nd2 axb5 25. Re6 Bf6 26. Nf3 f4

27. d4 fxg3 28. hxg3 Bxf3 29. Qxf3 Bxd4 30. Qc6 Bxf2+ 31. Kg2 Qd3 32. Rg6

Be1 0-1



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.26"]

[Round "07"]

[White "Onischuk,Al"]

[Black "Van Wely,L"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B93"]

[WhiteElo "2605"]

[BlackElo "2605"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. f4 Qc7 7. Qf3 g6 8.

Be3 b5 9. Bd3 Bb7 10. g4 b4 11. Nce2 Bg7 12. O-O-O Nbd7 13. g5 Nh5 14. Kb1

e5 15. fxe5 Nxe5 16. Qf1 d5 17. Nf4 Nxf4 18. Qxf4 O-O 19. Nb3 Rac8 20. exd5

Bxd5 21. Be4 Bxe4 22. Qxe4 Nc4 23. Bf4 Qb6 24. Bc1 Rfe8 25. Qd3 Qc7 26.

Rhe1 Rxe1 27. Rxe1 Qxh2 28. Nc5 Qf2 0-1



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.26"]

[Round "07"]

[White "Hodgson,Ju"]

[Black "Akopian,V"]

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

[ECO "D00"]

[WhiteElo "2550"]

[BlackElo "2630"]



1. d4 d5 2. Bg5 c6 3. e3 h6 4. Bh4 Qb6 5. b3 Bf5 6. Nf3 e6 7. Bd3 Bxd3 8.

Qxd3 Nd7 9. O-O Be7 10. Bxe7 Nxe7 11. c4 O-O 12. Nc3 Qa6 13. Rfc1 Rfd8 14.

Qf1 dxc4 15. bxc4 c5 16. a4 Qc6 17. a5 Rdc8 18. Rab1 a6 19. Qd1 cxd4 20.

Nxd4 Qc7 21. Ne4 Rab8 22. Qa4 Nc5 23. Nxc5 Qxc5 24. Rb6 e5 25. Nb3 Qc7 26.

Nd2 Rd8 27. Ne4 Nc8 28. Rbb1 Nd6 29. c5 Nb5 30. h3 Rd5 31. c6 bxc6 32. Qc4

Rc8 33. Ra1 Qb7 34. Nc5 Qa7 35. Na4 Nd6 36. Qc3 Nb5 37. Qc4 Rd6 38. Qe4 Qe7

39. Nb6 Rcd8 40. Rxc6 Rxc6 41. Qxc6 e4 42. Rf1 Na7 43. Qc4 Nb5 44. Qc6 Na7

1/2-1/2



[Event "?"]

[Site "Groningen"]

[Date "1996.12.26"]

[Round "07"]

[White "Korchnoi,V"]

[Black "Shirov,A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D15"]

[WhiteElo "2635"]

[BlackElo "2685"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 a6 5. g3 b5 6. c5 g6 7. Bg2 Bg7 8. Ne5

O-O 9. O-O Be6 10. h3 Qc8 11. g4 h5 12. f3 Nh7 13. gxh5 gxh5 14. Kh2 Nd7

15. Nxd7 Qxd7 16. Rg1 Kh8 17. e3 Rg8 18. f4 Nf6 19. Qe1 Bh6 20. Qh4 Rg7 21.

Bd2 Rag8 22. Ne2 Rh7 23. Bf1 Ne4 24. Rxg8+ Kxg8 25. Rd1 Bf5 26. Bg2 Qe6 27.

Bxe4 Qxe4 28. Rg1+ Rg7 29. Ng3 Qc2 30. Rg2 Be4 31. Nxe4 Rxg2+ 32. Kxg2 dxe4

33. Qf2 Qxb2 34. Ba5 Qxf2+ 35. Kxf2 e6 36. Bd8 Kg7 37. Ke2 Kg6 38. Kd2 Kf5

39. Bc7 Bg7 40. Kc3 Bf6 41. Kb4 Bh4 42. Ka5 Bf2 0-1