ROUND 9



White: Kasparov, Gary
Black: Timman, Jan
Novgorod, 1995 

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Qc2 d5 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Bg5 h6 7.Bh4 c5 8.dxc5 g5
9.Bg3 Ne4 10.e3 Qa5 11.Nge2 Nc6 12.a3 Bf5 13.Qc1 Nxc5 14.axb4 Nd3+ 15.Kd2
Qxb4 16.Ra4 Nxc1 17.Rxb4 Nxe2 18.Rxb7 Nxg3 19.hxg3 d4 20.exd4 Nxd4 21.Nd5
Rd8 22.Bc4 0-0 23.Kc3 Ne2+ 24.Kb4 Nd4 25.Ne7+ Kg7 26.Rxa7 Rb8+ 27.Kc5 Ne6+
28.Bxe6 Bxe6 29.b4 Rfd8 30.Re1 Kf6 31.Rh1 Kg7 32.Re1 Kf6 33.Rh1   1/2


White: Ivanchuk, Vassily Black: Topalov, Veselin Novgorod, 1995 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 e6 3.c4 c5 4.d5 d6 5.Nc3 exd5 6.cxd5 g6 7.Nd2 Bg7 8.Nc4 0-0 9.g3 b6 10.a4 Ba6 11.Nb5 Ne8 12.Bg2 Bxb5 13.axb5 Nd7 14.Bf4 Qe7 15.0-0 g5 16.Bd2 Nc7 17.Qb3 f5 18.Rae1 f4 19.gxf4 gxf4 20.Kh1 Ne5 21.Bf3 Qd7 22.Rg1 Qxb5 23.Qxb5 Nxb5 24.Nxe5 dxe5 25.Bg4 Kh8 26.Bd7 Nc7 27.Bc6 Rad8 28.e4 fxe3 29.Rxe3 Nxd5 30.Reg3 Ne7 31.Rxg7 Nxc6 32.Be3 Rd6 33.Rc7 Rg8 34.Rxg8+ Kxg8 35.Kg2 e4 36.Kg3 Rf6 37.Bg5 Rf3+ 38.Kg2 Nd4 39.Rxa7 Nf5 40.Ra4 Rb3 41.Rxe4 Rxb2 42.Rf4 Ng7 43.Rf6 Rb4 44.Kf3 h5 45.h4 b5 46.Rc6 Rc4 47.Rc8+ Kf7 48.Rc7+ Kg6 49.Rc6+ Kf5 50.Rf6+ Ke5 51.Rh6 Nf5 52.Rxh5 b4 53.Rh8 Nd4+ 54.Kg4 Ne6+ 55.Kh5 b3 56.Rb8 Rb4 57.Rxb4 cxb4 58.Bc1 Nf4+ 59.Kg5 Nd3 60.h5 Ke6 0-1
White: Kramnik, Vladimir Black: Elvest, Jaan Novgorod, 1995 1.Nf3 d5 2.d4 e6 3.c4 dxc4 4.Qa4+ Nd7 5.e4 Ngf6 6.Nc3 a6 7.Bxc4 Rb8 8.Qc2 b5 9.Bd3 Bb7 10.Bf4 Rc8 11.Rd1 c5 12.d5 c4 13.dxe6 cxd3 14.exf7+ Kxf7 15.Rxd3 Qe8 16.0-0 Nc5 17.Re3 Kg8 18.Rfe1 h6 19.e5 Nh5 20.Bg3 Ne6 21.Qf5 Qf7 22.Qg4 Nxg3 23.hxg3 h5 24.Qh4 Bc5 25.Rd3 g5 26.Qh1 g4 27.Ne4 Bxe4 28.Rxe4 Qf5 29.Qh4 Rh6 30.Nd2 0-1
White: Yusupov, Artur Black: Gulko, Boris Novgorod, 1995 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e3 0-0 5.Bd3 d5 6.Nf3 c5 7.0-0 b6 8.cxd5 exd5 9.Ne5 Re8 10.Ne2 c4 11.Bc2 Bd6 12.f4 b5 13.Ng3 Nbd7 14.Qf3 Bb7 15.Bd2 Bf8 16.a4 b4 17.a5 Rc8 18.a6 Ba8 19.Nf5 c3 20.bxc3 g6 21.Qh3 b3 22.Bxb3 Ne4 23.Nxf7 Kxf7 24.Qxh7+ Ke6 25.Qg8+ Kxf5 26.g4+ Kf6 27.f5 Bg7 28.fxg6+ Kxg6 29.Qf7+ Kh7 30.Qf5+ Kg8 31.Qf7+ Kh8 32.Qh5+ Kg8 33.Qf7+ Kh8 34.Qh5+ Kg8 35.Bxd5+ Bxd5 36.Qxd5+ Kh8 37.Qh5+ Kg8 38.Qf7+ Kh8 39.Qh5+ Kg8 40.Qf7+ Kh8 1/2
White: Vaganian, Rafael A Black: Short, Nigel Novgorod, 1995 1.Nf3 d5 2.d4 Bf5 3.c4 e6 4.Nc3 Nc6 5.Bg5 Be7 6.cxd5 exd5 7.Bxe7 Ngxe7 8.e3 0-0 9.Be2 Nc8 10.0-0 a6 11.b4 Bg4 12.Qb3 N6e7 13.a4 c6 14.b5 axb5 15.axb5 Nd6 16.bxc6 bxc6 17.Ne5 Bxe2 18.Nxe2 Qc7 19.Nf4 Ne4 20.Qc2 Qd6 21.Ned3 Rfb8 22.Rfb1 Rxb1+ 23.Qxb1 Rxa1 24.Qxa1 Qb8 25.h4 g6 26.g3 h6 27.Nc5 Nxc5 28.dxc5 Nf5 29.Kh2 Qb5 30.Qc1 g5 31.hxg5 hxg5 32.Nh3 f6 33.Qc2 Ne7 34.Ng1 Qc4 35.Qxc4 dxc4 36.Kg2 c3 37.Ne2 c2 38.e4 Ng6 39.Kf3 Nf8 40.Ke3 Ne6 41.f3 Nxc5 42.Kd2 g4 43.fxg4 Nxe4+ 44.Kxc2 c5 45.Kd3 Nd6 46.Ng1 Kf7 47.Nf3 Ke6 48.g5 f5 49.Nh4 Ne4 50.g6 Nxg3 51.g7 Kf7 52.Nxf5 Nxf5 53.Kc4 Nxg7 54.Kxc5 1/2