Russian Championships
Round 1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Dreev, A"]

[Black "Rustemov, A"]

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

[ECO "D37"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2535"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Qc2 dxc4 6. e4 Nc6 7. e5 Nb4 8.

Qb1 Nfd5 9. Bxc4 Nb6 10. Be2 Bd7 11. a3 N4d5 12. Ne4 a6 13. Nc5 Bc6 14. O-O

Nd7 15. Nd3 g5 16. Nd2 Nf8 17. Ne4 Ng6 18. Rd1 Nh4 19. Bh5 Nf5 20. Ndc5 Ng7

21. Be2 b6 22. Nd3 Nf5 23. Ne1 h5 24. Qc2 Bb7 25. Nc3 Qd7 26. Bc4 Nxc3 27.

bxc3 g4 28. Qe2 Rg8 29. Bd3 Nh4 30. Be4 O-O-O 31. c4 Bxe4 32. Qxe4 Qa4 33.

Qc2 Qxc2 34. Nxc2 Rd7 35. Be3 Nf5 36. Kf1 Rgd8 37. Ke2 f6 38. a4 Kb7 39. f4

a5 40. Rdb1 Ka6 41. Rb5 c6 42. Rb3 fxe5 43. fxe5 Nxe3 44. Kxe3 c5 45. Rab1

cxd4+ 46. Kd3 Bc5 47. Rf1 Rg7 48. Rbb1 Be7 49. Rf4 Bc5 50. Rf6 Re8 51. Re1

Rg5 52. Re4 Rg7 53. Na1 Rg5 54. Nb3 Rg7 55. Ref4 Rg5 56. Re4 Rg7 57. Ref4

Rg5 58. Re4 Rg7 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Nevostrujev, V"]

[Black "Shchekachev, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B06"]

[WhiteElo "2405"]

[BlackElo "2560"]



1. e4 d6 2. f4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. d4 c5 5. c3 cxd4 6. cxd4 Nf6 7. Nc3 O-O 8.

Be3 Nc6 9. d5 Nb4 10. Nd4 Bg4 11. Qd2 Bd7 12. Be2 a5 13. O-O Qb8 14. Ndb5

Rc8 15. Qd1 Na6 16. Bf3 Nc5 17. Qe2 a4 18. Rac1 Ra5 19. Nd4 Ra6 20. Bf2 h5

21. h3 e5 22. dxe6 Nxe6 23. Qd2 b5 24. f5 Nc5 25. fxg6 fxg6 26. Ndxb5 Bxb5

27. Nxb5 Qxb5 28. e5 dxe5 29. Be2 Qa5 30. Rfd1 Qxd2 31. Rxd2 Rac6 32. Rdc2

Bh6 33. Bb5 R6c7 34. Re1 Nce4 35. Rxc7 Rxc7 36. Bxa4 Nxf2 37. Kxf2 e4 38.

Rd1 Kg7 39. Ke2 h4 40. b4 Nh5 41. Rd7+ Rxd7 42. Bxd7 Ng3+ 43. Ke1 Bf4 44.

a4 Bd6 45. b5 Bc7 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Dvoirys, S"]

[Black "Lugovoi, A"]

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

[ECO "B64"]

[WhiteElo "2570"]

[BlackElo "2500"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 Be7

8. O-O-O O-O 9. f4 h6 10. Bh4 e5 11. Nf5 Bxf5 12. exf5 exf4 13. Be2 d5 14.

Bxf6 Bxf6 15. Nxd5 Be5 16. Bf3 Re8 17. Rhe1 Qg5 18. Qd3 Rad8 19. c3 Qh4 20.

Qb5 Rb8 21. Nb4 Qg5 22. Nxc6 bxc6 23. Qxc6 Rec8 24. Qxc8+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Lastin, A"]

[Black "Goldin, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B56"]

[WhiteElo "2495"]

[BlackElo "2570"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nge2 d6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. f3 e6 7. Be3 Be7

8. Qd2 O-O 9. g4 Nxd4 10. Bxd4 Nd7 11. O-O-O a6 12. h4 b5 13. g5 Rb8 14.

Kb1 Bb7 15. Bh3 b4 16. Ne2 Ne5 17. f4 Nc4 18. Qd3 Qc7 19. g6 e5 20. gxf7+

Kh8 21. Ba7 Ra8 22. Bf2 Bc8 23. h5 Bf6 24. h6 g6 25. fxe5 Bxe5 26. Bd4 Bxh3

27. Qxh3 Rxf7 28. Qe6 Raf8 29. Bxe5+ dxe5 30. Qxa6 Rf2 31. Rhe1 Ne3 32. Rc1

Ng2 33. Red1 Ne3 34. Re1 Nc4 35. Qb5 Rb8 36. Qa6 Nd2+ 37. Ka1 Nxe4 38. Nd4

Nc5 39. Qc4 Ra8 40. Nb5 Qa5 41. Rxe5 Rf4 42. Re8+ Rxe8 43. Qxf4 Ne4 44. Rf1

Qd8 45. Nc7 g5 46. Qf7 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Balashov, Y"]

[Black "Rublevsky, S"]

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

[ECO "D27"]

[WhiteElo "2530"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. e3 e6 4. Bxc4 c5 5. O-O Nf6 6. d4 a6 7. dxc5 Qxd1

8. Rxd1 Bxc5 9. Nbd2 b6 10. a3 Bb7 11. b4 Be7 12. Bb2 Nbd7 13. Rac1 O-O 14.

Nd4 Rfd8 15. Be2 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Yakovich, Y"]

[Black "Epishin, V"]

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

[ECO "E42"]

[WhiteElo "2530"]

[BlackElo "2620"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 c5 5. Nge2 cxd4 6. exd4 O-O 7. a3 Be7

8. d5 exd5 9. cxd5 Bc5 10. b4 Bd6 11. Bf4 Bxf4 12. Nxf4 a5 13. Be2 axb4 14.

axb4 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Varavin, V"]

[Black "Kharlov, A"]

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

[ECO "B57"]

[WhiteElo "2520"]

[BlackElo "2605"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bc4 Qb6 7. Ndb5 a6

8. Be3 Qa5 9. Nd4 e6 10. O-O Be7 11. f4 O-O 12. Kh1 Nxd4 13. Bxd4 e5 14.

Be3 Be6 15. Bb3 exf4 16. Rxf4 Nd7 17. Nd5 Bg5 18. Rf3 Bxd5 19. Bxd5 Bxe3

20. Rxe3 Rab8 21. Rg3 g6 22. Qh5 Kg7 23. Qg5 Qd8 24. Qd2 Ne5 25. Rf1 b5 26.

Qd4 Qb6 27. Qd2 Qd8 28. Rf5 h6 29. Rh3 h5 30. Rg3 h4 31. Rh5 hxg3 32. Qh6+

Kf6 33. Qg5+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Yemelin, V"]

[Black "Aseev, K"]

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

[ECO "B67"]

[WhiteElo "2460"]

[BlackElo "2560"]



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 Bd7 9. f4 h6 10. Bxf6 Qxf6 11. Nf3 Qd8 12. Bc4 Be7 13. Bb3 Qc7 14. f5

O-O-O 15. Kb1 Kb8 16. fxe6 fxe6 17. Ne2 Na5 18. Nf4 Nxb3 19. axb3 Rhe8 20.

h4 Bc8 21. Qe2 g5 22. Ng6 Bf6 23. h5 b5 24. Nh2 Bb7 25. Rhf1 Bg7 26. Rf3

Rd7 27. Ng4 Ka8 28. Rfd3 Red8 29. R1d2 Qc6 30. e5 dxe5 31. N4xe5 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Dyachkov, S"]

[Black "Zvjaginsev, V"]

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

[ECO "A09"]

[WhiteElo "2515"]

[BlackElo "2590"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 d4 3. e3 Nc6 4. d3 e5 5. Be2 g6 6. exd4 exd4 7. O-O Bg7 8.

Na3 h6 9. Qd2 Nge7 10. b4 a6 11. Bb2 O-O 12. b5 Na7 13. Nc2 c5 14. bxc6

Nexc6 15. a4 Re8 16. Rfe1 g5 17. h3 Bf5 18. a5 Rc8 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Sokolov, An"]

[Black "Vorotnikov, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "C62"]

[WhiteElo "2585"]

[BlackElo "2510"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 exd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6 5. Bb5 Nge7 6. O-O a6 7. Bxc6+

Nxc6 8. Qc3 Be6 9. Nd4 Qf6 10. Be3 Qg6 11. f3 Nxd4 12. Qxd4 Be7 13. Nc3 O-O

14. Nd5 Bxd5 15. Qxd5 Rfb8 16. Rad1 Qe6 17. Rf2 Qxd5 18. Rxd5 b5 19. Rfd2

a5 20. Kf2 a4 21. e5 dxe5 22. Rxe5 Bf6 23. Rc5 Bxb2 24. Rd7 c6 25. Rxc6 Rc8

26. Ra7 f6 27. Rxa8 Rxa8 28. c3 Rd8 29. Ke2 Rd5 30. g4 h5 31. h3 hxg4 32.

hxg4 Kf7 33. f4 Rd7 34. f5 Rb7 35. Bd2 Ba3 36. Kd3 Ke7 37. Be3 Bd6 38. Ra6

Be5 39. Bd4 Bb8 40. Ke4 Bd6 41. Kd5 Rd7 42. Kc6 b4 43. cxb4 Bxb4 44. Ra7

Rxa7 45. Bxa7 g6 46. Bc5+ Bxc5 47. Kxc5 gxf5 48. gxf5 Kd7 49. Kb4 Kd6 50.

Kxa4 Ke5 51. Kb5 Kxf5 52. a4 Ke6 53. Kc6 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Vasiukov, E"]

[Black "Dolmatov, S"]

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

[ECO "A04"]

[WhiteElo "2505"]

[BlackElo "2575"]



1. e4 e6 2. d3 c5 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 g6 5. Nf3 Bg7 6. O-O Nge7 7. c3 d5 8.

Nbd2 b6 9. Re1 h6 10. exd5 Nxd5 11. Nb3 Bb7 12. d4 cxd4 13. Nfxd4 Nxd4 14.

Nxd4 Rc8 15. Qa4+ Qd7 16. Qxd7+ Kxd7 17. Be3 Ke7 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Sakaev, K"]

[Black "Notkin, M"]

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

[ECO "D85"]

[WhiteElo "2600"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Nf3 c5

8. Rb1 O-O 9. Be2 cxd4 10. cxd4 Qa5+ 11. Bd2 Qxa2 12. O-O Bg4 13. Be3 Nc6

14. d5 Bxf3 15. Bxf3 Ne5 16. Be2 Nc4 17. Bg5 Rfe8 18. Rxb7 Nd6 19. Rb4 a5

20. Ra4 Qb2 21. Bc1 Qb6 22. Be3 Qb2 23. Bc1 Qb6 24. Qd3 Reb8 25. Bg5 Rb7

26. Rc1 Qb2 27. Rc5 h6 28. Bd2 Rb3 29. Qc2 Qb1+ 30. Bf1 Qxc2 31. Rxc2 Rb1

32. g3 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Tiviakov, S"]

[Black "Loginov, V"]

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

[ECO "B90"]

[WhiteElo "2615"]

[BlackElo "2525"]



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

Qd2 Nc6 9. f3 d5 10. exd5 Nxd5 11. Nxd5 Qxd5 12. Qxd5 Bxd5 13. O-O-O O-O-O

14. Bb6 Rd6 15. Bd3 g6 16. Rhe1 Bxb3 17. axb3 Nb4 18. Ba5 Nxd3+ 19. cxd3

Rd5 20. Bc3 Bd6 21. f4 f6 22. fxe5 Bxe5 23. h3 Rhd8 24. Kc2 R8d7 25. Re4

Bd4 26. g4 f5 27. gxf5 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Khalifman, A"]

[Black "Rashkovsky, N"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A30"]

[WhiteElo "2640"]

[BlackElo "2530"]



1. Nf3 c5 2. c4 b6 3. Nc3 Bb7 4. e3 Nf6 5. d4 g6 6. d5 Bg7 7. Bd3 d6 8. O-O

O-O 9. e4 e5 10. a3 Bc8 11. b4 Na6 12. Rb1 Ne8 13. Bc2 Bd7 14. Ba4 Rc8 15.

Bg5 f6 16. Bd2 Nb8 17. Bxd7 Qxd7 18. Qb3 f5 19. bxc5 dxc5 20. Bc1 h6 21.

Nb5 Nd6 22. Nxd6 Qxd6 23. a4 Nd7 24. a5 f4 25. axb6 axb6 26. Bb2 g5 27. Ra1

Bf6 28. Ne1 g4 29. f3 g3 30. h3 b5 31. Nd3 Rb8 32. cxb5 Qb6 33. Qc4 Qxb5

34. Rfc1 Qxc4 35. Rxc4 Rb3 36. Ra3 Rfb8 37. Rxb3 Rxb3 38. Rc3 Rb5 39. Kf1

Be7 40. Rc2 Bd6 41. Ke2 Kf7 42. Kd2 Ke7 43. Bc3 c4 44. Rb2 Rb3 45. Rxb3

cxb3 46. Bb2 Kd8 47. Nc1 Kc7 48. Kc3 Nf8 49. Kxb3 Ng6 50. Nd3 Nh4 51. Ne1

Kd7 52. Kc4 h5 53. Bc3 Bb8 54. Kd3 Bd6 55. Ke2 Kc7 56. Ba5+ Kc8 57. Kf1 Kb7

58. Nd3 Ka6 59. Bb4 Bxb4 60. Nxb4+ Kb6 61. Nc6 Ng6 62. Nd8 Kc7 63. Ne6+ Kd7

64. Ng7 Ke7 65. Ke2 Nh8 66. Kd3 Nf7 67. h4 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Makarov, M"]

[Black "Galkin, A"]

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

[ECO "D46"]

[WhiteElo "2560"]

[BlackElo "2425"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Qc2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8.

O-O dxc4 9. Bxc4 b5 10. Bd3 Bb7 11. Bd2 a6 12. Ng5 h6 13. Nge4 Be7 14.

Nxf6+ Nxf6 15. Ne4 Nxe4 16. Bxe4 a5 17. a3 Bd6 18. Rfc1 Qb8 19. h3 Rc8 20.

b4 axb4 21. axb4 Rxa1 22. Rxa1 Qc7 23. Rc1 Qe7 24. Qb3 Ra8 25. Bxc6 Bxc6

26. Rxc6 Ra1+ 27. Rc1 Rxc1+ 28. Bxc1 Bxb4 29. Bb2 Qd6 30. e4 Qe7 31. g3 Qd6

32. Kg2 Qe7 33. Bc1 Qd6 34. Be3 Kf8 35. Qb2 Kg8 36. h4 Qe7 37. Qb3 Qd6 38.

g4 Qe7 39. h5 Bd6 40. Qxb5 Qh4 41. Qe8+ Kh7 42. Qxf7 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Fominyh, A"]

[Black "Tsebekov, H"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D46"]

[WhiteElo "2535"]

[BlackElo "2240"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Bd3 Nbd7 6. O-O Bd6 7. Nbd2 O-O 8.

e4 dxe4 9. Nxe4 Nxe4 10. Bxe4 h6 11. b3 f5 12. Bc2 e5 13. Bb2 e4 14. Ne5

Qe8 15. f4 Nf6 16. Qd2 Be6 17. a4 Qc8 18. b4 Re8 19. h3 a6 20. Rfc1 Qb8 21.

Bd1 Qa7 22. Kh1 Rac8 23. Be2 Qb8 24. Rg1 Rcd8 25. Qc3 Qc8 26. g4 fxg4 27.

hxg4 Bxe5 28. dxe5 Nxg4 29. Rxg4 Bxg4 30. e6 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Volzhin, A"]

[Black "Pigusov, E"]

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

[ECO "E05"]

[WhiteElo "2485"]

[BlackElo "2570"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 Be7 5. Nf3 O-O 6. O-O dxc4 7. Qc2 a6 8.

a4 Bd7 9. Qxc4 Bc6 10. Bg5 Nbd7 11. Nc3 a5 12. Rfe1 Bb4 13. Ne5 Bxg2 14.

Kxg2 Nb6 15. Qd3 h6 16. Bxf6 Qxf6 17. Red1 Rfd8 18. Ne4 Qe7 19. Qc2 c6 20.

e3 Nd5 21. Nc5 Rac8 22. Ncd3 Bd6 23. Rac1 Qc7 24. Qb3 Bf8 25. Rc2 Ra8 26.

Kg1 Ra6 27. Rcc1 Raa8 28. Qc2 Rac8 29. Qe2 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Filippov, V"]

[Black "Zakharevich, I"]

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

[ECO "E69"]

[WhiteElo "2565"]

[BlackElo "2485"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. d4 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. Nc3 Nbd7 7. O-O e5 8.

e4 c6 9. h3 exd4 10. Nxd4 Re8 11. Be3 Nc5 12. Qc2 Qe7 13. Rfe1 a5 14. Rad1

a4 15. f4 Qc7 16. Bf2 Qa5 17. Nf3 Nh5 18. a3 f5 19. Rxd6 Bxc3 20. bxc3 Nxe4

21. Rd4 Be6 22. Ng5 Nxf2 23. Qxf2 Ng7 24. Qb2 Re7 25. Qb4 Qc7 26. Qc5 Rae8

27. Rd2 Bc8 28. Rxe7 Qxe7 29. Qxe7 Rxe7 30. Kf2 Ne6 31. Nxe6 Bxe6 32. c5

Kf7 33. Bf3 Bb3 34. Bd1 Bxd1 35. Rxd1 Ke8 36. Rd4 Re6 37. Rxa4 Kd7 38. Rd4+

Kc7 39. g4 Re8 40. a4 Ra8 41. Kg3 Re8 42. Kf2 Re6 43. g5 Kc8 44. h4 Kc7 45.

a5 Kc8 46. Ra4 Kc7 47. Rb4 Kc8 48. Rd4 Kc7 49. Ra4 Kb8 50. a6 bxa6 51. Rxa6

Kb7 52. Ra4 Kb8 53. Rd4 Kc7 54. Ra4 Kb8 55. Rb4+ Kc7 56. Rd4 Kc8 57. h5 Kc7

58. Ra4 Kb7 59. Kf3 Kb8 60. Ra2 Kb7 61. Rb2+ Kc7 62. Ra2 Kb7 63. Rd2 Kc7

64. hxg6 hxg6 65. Ra2 Kd8 66. Re2 Rxe2 67. Kxe2 Ke8 68. Kd2 Kd8 69. Kc2 Kd7

70. Kb3 Kc7 71. Kb4 Kc8 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Shariyazdanov, A"]

[Black "Korneev, O"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D46"]

[WhiteElo "2470"]

[BlackElo "2565"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c6 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Qc2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8.

O-O dxc4 9. Bxc4 e5 10. h3 Qe7 11. a3 Bb8 12. Ba2 h6 13. Bd2 Re8 14. Nh4

Nf8 15. Nf5 Bxf5 16. Qxf5 Qc7 17. f4 exd4 18. exd4 Qd7 19. Qxd7 N8xd7 20.

g4 Nb6 21. g5 hxg5 22. fxg5 Nfd5 23. Rf3 Bd6 24. Raf1 Re7 25. h4 g6 26. Kg2

Rae8 27. Kh3 Rd7 28. a4 Bf8 29. a5 Nc8 30. Nxd5 cxd5 31. h5 Bg7 32. Rxf7

Rxf7 33. Bxd5 Re2 34. Rxf7 Kh8 35. h6 Bxd4 36. Rf8+ Kh7 37. Bg8+ Kh8 38.

Bc4+ 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Solozhenkin, E"]

[Black "Beshukov, S"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D85"]

[WhiteElo "2565"]

[BlackElo "2460"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Nf3 c5

8. Rb1 O-O 9. Be2 cxd4 10. cxd4 Qa5+ 11. Bd2 Qxa2 12. O-O b6 13. Qc1 Bb7

14. Bc4 Qa4 15. Bb5 Qa2 16. Bc4 Qa4 17. Bb5 Qa2 18. Re1 Rc8 19. Qd1 Qc2 20.

Qe2 Nc6 21. Bd3 Qa2 22. Ra1 Qb2 23. Ra4 Qb3 24. Rea1 Nd8 25. R4a3 Qe6 26.

Rxa7 Rxa7 27. Rxa7 Qd6 28. Be3 e6 29. h4 Rc7 30. Ra4 Nc6 31. Qb2 Ne7 32.

Rb4 Nc8 33. Qd2 Bf8 34. Rb3 Qc6 35. h5 Qa4 36. Rb2 Nd6 37. Bf4 Nc4 38. Bxc4

Rxc4 39. Rxb6 Bxe4 40. Rb8 Qa1+ 41. Kh2 Qa6 42. Ng5 Bf5 43. Nxh7 Rc8 44.

Nf6+ Kh8 45. Rxc8 Qxc8 46. Be5 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Sveshnikov, E"]

[Black "Bareev, E"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "C02"]

[WhiteElo "2535"]

[BlackElo "2655"]



1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Nf3 Qb6 6. a3 Nh6 7. b4 cxd4 8.

cxd4 Nf5 9. Bb2 Be7 10. h4 h5 11. Bd3 a5 12. Bxf5 exf5 13. Nc3 axb4 14.

Nxd5 Qa5 15. Nxe7 b3+ 16. Nd2 Nxe7 17. Qxb3 Rh6 18. Bc3 Qd5 19. O-O Qxb3

20. Nxb3 Rc6 21. Bb4 Nd5 22. Na5 Rc2 23. Rfc1 Rxc1+ 24. Rxc1 b6 25. Nc4 Be6

26. Nd6+ Kd7 27. Kh2 Ra4 28. Rb1 g6 29. f3 f4 30. Ne4 Bf5 31. Rb3 Kc6 32.

Rb2 Ne3 33. Nc3 Ra7 34. Bf8 Ra8 35. Be7 Ra7 36. Bd8 Ra6 37. a4 Nd5 38. Nxd5

Kxd5 39. Rxb6 Rxa4 40. Rd6+ Kc4 41. d5 Ra8 42. e6 fxe6 43. dxe6 Bxe6 44.

Rxe6 Rxd8 45. Rxg6 Kd5 46. Rg5+ Ke6 47. Rxh5 Rg8 48. Kg1 Kf7 49. Kh2 Ke6

50. Kh1 Kf6 51. Kg1 Rg7 52. Rh8 Kf5 53. Kh2 Rg6 54. h5 Rf6 55. Ra8 Rf7 56.

Kh3 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Sherbakov, R"]

[Black "Shabanov, Y"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D46"]

[WhiteElo "2555"]

[BlackElo "2405"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 Bd6 7. e4 dxe4 8.

Nxe4 Nxe4 9. Bxe4 h6 10. O-O O-O 11. Bc2 e5 12. Re1 Bb4 13. Bd2 Bxd2 14.

Qxd2 exd4 15. Qxd4 Qb6 16. Qc3 a5 17. Rad1 Nf6 18. Rd6 Qb4 19. Qe5 Qxc4 20.

Bd3 Qg4 21. h3 Qh5 22. Qg3 Nd5 23. Re5 f5 24. Rg6 Rf7 25. Re8+ Kh7 26. Ne5

Rc7 27. f4 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Ulibin, M"]

[Black "Shovunov, B"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D15"]

[WhiteElo "2550"]

[BlackElo "2320"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 a6 5. Ne5 b5 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Bf4 e6 8.

e3 Nfd7 9. Bd3 Nxe5 10. Bxe5 Nd7 11. Bg3 Nf6 12. O-O Be7 13. a4 b4 14. Nb1

O-O 15. Nd2 a5 16. Qe2 Bd6 17. Rfc1 Bxg3 18. hxg3 Qb6 19. Nb3 Bd7 20. Nc5

Rfc8 21. Rc2 Be8 22. Rac1 g6 23. e4 Nd7 24. exd5 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Landa, K"]

[Black "Namgilov, S"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D17"]

[WhiteElo "2570"]

[BlackElo "2495"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. a4 Bf5 6. Ne5 e6 7. f3 Bb4 8.

e4 Bxe4 9. fxe4 Nxe4 10. Bd2 Qxd4 11. Nxe4 Qxe4+ 12. Qe2 Bxd2+ 13. Kxd2

Qd5+ 14. Kc2 Na6 15. Nxc4 O-O-O 16. Qe5 f6 17. Qxd5 cxd5 18. Na5 Nc7 19. b4

e5 20. g3 f5 21. h4 h5 22. Rh2 Ne6 23. Rd1 e4 24. Nb3 d4 25. Bc4 d3+ 26.

Kd2 Rhe8 27. Ke3 Kb8 28. a5 Nc7 29. a6 b5 30. Bf7 Re7 31. Bxh5 Nd5+ 32. Kd2

Nxb4 33. Kc3 Nxa6 34. Bg6 Re5 35. Rf1 e3 36. Ra2 d2 37. Bh5 e2 38. Bxe2

Re3+ 39. Kc2 Nb4+ 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Vokarev, S"]

[Black "Ibragimov, I"]

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

[ECO "B15"]

[WhiteElo "2310"]

[BlackElo "2545"]



1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 c6 4. Nf3 d5 5. h3 dxe4 6. Nxe4 Nd7 7. Bc4 Ngf6

8. Nxf6+ Nxf6 9. O-O O-O 10. c3 Qc7 11. Re1 Nd5 12. Qe2 e6 13. Bg5 b6 14.

Qd2 Re8 15. Nh2 f6 16. Bh6 Bxh6 17. Qxh6 Qf4 18. Qxf4 Nxf4 19. Re4 g5 20.

Rae1 Kg7 21. g3 Nd5 22. f4 gxf4 23. gxf4 Bd7 24. Bxd5 exd5 25. Re7+ Kf8 26.

Rxe8+ Bxe8 27. Ng4 Kf7 28. Kf2 h5 29. Ne3 Bd7 30. h4 a5 31. a3 Re8 32. Ng2

Rg8 33. Ne3 Be6 34. Rg1 Rd8 35. Re1 Rb8 36. Nf1 Bg4 37. Ng3 b5 38. Rc1 b4

39. cxb4 axb4 40. a4 b3 41. a5 Ra8 42. Ra1 Ke6 43. a6 Kd6 44. a7 Kc7 45.

Ra3 Kb6 46. Rxb3+ Kxa7 47. Ra3+ Kb7 48. Rxa8 Kxa8 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.15"]

[Round "1"]

[White "Skvortsov, A"]

[Black "Sorokin, M"]

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

[ECO "C68"]

[WhiteElo "2350"]

[BlackElo "2550"]



1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. d4 exd4 6. Qxd4 Qxd4 7. Nxd4

Bd7 8. Be3 O-O-O 9. Nd2 Re8 10. O-O-O Ne7 11. Rhe1 Ng6 12. N4f3 c5 13. h3

Bc6 14. Bg5 f6 15. Bh4 Bd6 16. Bg3 Re6 17. Bxd6 cxd6 18. Nc4 Kc7 19. Nfd2

Rhe8 20. f3 d5 21. Na5 dxe4 22. Nxc6 exf3 23. Rxe6 Rxe6 24. Nd4 cxd4 25.

Nxf3 Nf4 26. Nxd4 Ne2+ 27. Nxe2 Rxe2 28. g3 h5 29. h4 Re3 30. Rg1 Re4 31.

Rf1 Re3 32. Rg1 f5 33. Kd2 Re4 34. Rf1 g6 35. Rf4 Re5 1/2-1/2