Russian Championships
Round 4





[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Rustemov, A"]

[Black "Yakovich, Y"]

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

[ECO "D00"]

[WhiteElo "2535"]

[BlackElo "2530"]



1. d4 d5 2. Bg5 h6 3. Bh4 c6 4. e3 Qb6 5. Qc1 Bf5 6. Nf3 e6 7. Be2 Be7 8.

Bxe7 Nxe7 9. O-O O-O 10. c4 Nd7 11. Nc3 Rfd8 12. Rd1 Rac8 13. c5 Qc7 14. b4

Bg4 15. e4 a5 16. a3 Nf6 17. e5 Ne4 18. h3 Bxf3 19. Bxf3 Nxc3 20. Qxc3 axb4

21. axb4 Ra8 22. Bg4 b6 23. h4 Qb7 24. h5 bxc5 25. Qxc5 Rdb8 26. Ra5 Rxa5

27. bxa5 Qb4 28. a6 Qxc5 29. dxc5 Nc8 30. Be2 Kf8 31. Bd3 Rb3 32. Kf1 Na7

33. Ke2 Ra3 34. Rb1 Nb5 35. Bxb5 cxb5 36. Rxb5 Rxa6 37. Kd3 Ke8 38. Rb8+

Ke7 39. Rb7+ Ke8 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Skvortsov, A"]

[Black "Tiviakov, S"]

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

[ECO "B51"]

[WhiteElo "2350"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Nc6 4. O-O Bd7 5. Re1 a6 6. Bf1 g6 7. c3 Bg7 8.

h3 e5 9. Na3 Nge7 10. Nc4 Be6 11. a4 O-O 12. d3 h6 13. Bd2 b5 14. axb5 axb5

15. Na3 Rb8 16. d4 b4 17. Nb5 bxc3 18. bxc3 exd4 19. cxd4 cxd4 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Korneev, O"]

[Black "Vokarev, S"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B39"]

[WhiteElo "2565"]

[BlackElo "2310"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. c4 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Nc3 Ng4

8. Qxg4 Nxd4 9. Qd1 Ne6 10. Rc1 Qa5 11. Bd3 d6 12. Bb1 Bd7 13. O-O g5 14.

Bd2 Qe5 15. b4 h5 16. Nd5 Qb2 17. Re1 g4 18. Rc2 Qe5 19. Qc1 Rc8 20. Bc3

Nd4 21. Rd1 Qxe4 22. Bxd4 Bxd4 23. Re1 Qh7 24. Rxe7+ Kd8 25. Qg5 f6 26. Qd2

Bxf2+ 27. Qxf2 Qg6 28. Rc1 Qg5 29. Rce1 Rxc4 30. Rxd7+ Kxd7 31. Bf5+ Kc6

32. Qxa7 Re8 33. Rd1 Qxf5 34. Qa4+ b5 35. Qa6+ Kd7 36. Qxb5+ Rc6 37. Nb6+

Ke6 38. Qxc6 Kf7 39. Qd5+ 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Notkin, M"]

[Black "Yemelin, V"]

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

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2520"]

[BlackElo "2460"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Ba6 5. Qc2 Bb7 6. Nc3 c5 7. e4 cxd4 8.

Nxd4 d6 9. Be2 Nbd7 10. Be3 a6 11. g4 h6 12. O-O-O g5 13. h4 Rg8 14. hxg5

hxg5 15. Kb1 Ne5 16. Bxg5 Rxg5 17. f4 Nfd7 18. fxg5 Qxg5 19. Ka2 Rc8 20.

Qa4 Kd8 21. Rh5 Qg6 22. Rh8 Qg7 23. Rh5 Qg6 24. Rh8 Qg7 25. Rh5 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Dolmatov, S"]

[Black "Beshukov, S"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B47"]

[WhiteElo "2575"]

[BlackElo "2460"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 e6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. Be2 a6 7. O-O Nf6

8. Kh1 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 Bc5 10. Qd3 b5 11. f4 Bb7 12. Bf3 h5 13. e5 Ng4 14.

Bxb7 Qxb7 15. Ne4 Be7 16. b3 Nh6 17. Bb2 Nf5 18. Qf3 Qc6 19. Rac1 Rd8 20.

c4 bxc4 21. Rxc4 Qb6 22. Ng3 Nh4 23. Qe2 g6 24. Ra4 Ra8 25. Rd1 Nf5 26.

Nxf5 gxf5 27. Ba3 Bxa3 28. Rxa3 h4 29. h3 a5 30. Ra4 Rg8 31. Rad4 Ra7 32.

Qh5 Qb7 33. R1d2 Qb5 34. Qh7 Qf1+ 35. Kh2 Rg6 36. Qh8+ Ke7 37. Qxh4+ Kf8

38. Qh8+ Rg8 39. Qh6+ Rg7 40. Rc4 Ra8 41. Rdc2 Re8 42. Rc8 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Bareev, E"]

[Black "Balashov, Y"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E08"]

[WhiteElo "2655"]

[BlackElo "2530"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. g3 Bb4+ 5. Bd2 Be7 6. Bg2 O-O 7. O-O Nbd7

8. Qc2 c6 9. Bf4 Nh5 10. Bc1 f5 11. b3 g5 12. e3 g4 13. Ne5 Nxe5 14. dxe5

Ng7 15. Nc3 h5 16. Bb2 h4 17. Rad1 Qe8 18. f3 hxg3 19. hxg3 Qg6 20. Ne2 Bd7

21. Nf4 Qg5 22. Kf2 Kf7 23. Rh1 Rh8 24. fxg4 fxg4 25. e4 Bc5+ 26. Ke2 Rxh1

27. Rxh1 d4 28. Qd2 Qxe5 29. b4 Nf5 30. Kf2 d3+ 31. bxc5 Qxc5+ 32. Ke1 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Lugovoi, A"]

[Black "Makarov, M"]

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

[ECO "D29"]

[WhiteElo "2500"]

[BlackElo "2560"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. e3 Nf6 4. Bxc4 e6 5. Nf3 c5 6. O-O a6 7. Qe2 b5 8.

Bb3 Bb7 9. Rd1 Nbd7 10. Nc3 Qb6 11. d5 Nxd5 12. Nxd5 Bxd5 13. Bxd5 exd5 14.

Rxd5 Be7 15. e4 Rd8 16. Be3 Qb7 17. Bg5 f6 18. Be3 O-O 19. a4 bxa4 20. Rxa4

Rb8 21. Rxa6 Qxb2 22. Rd2 Qb5 23. Qxb5 Rxb5 24. Kf1 Rb7 25. Rc2 Kf7 26. Nd2

Ne5 27. Ke2 Rc8 28. Ra4 Rd8 29. f4 Nc6 30. Nf3 Rb4 31. Rxb4 Nxb4 32. Rc3

Rc8 33. Nd2 Nc6 34. Nb3 Nd8 35. Nxc5 Bxc5 36. Rxc5 Rxc5 37. Bxc5 Ne6 38.

Be3 g6 39. Kd3 f5 40. exf5 gxf5 41. Kc4 Nc7 42. Bb6 Ne6 43. g3 h5 44. h4

Nf8 45. Kd5 Ng6 46. Bd8 Nh8 47. Ke5 Kg6 48. Ke6 Nf7 49. Bg5 Nh8 50. Be7 Nf7

51. Bf8 Nd8+ 52. Kd7 Nf7 53. Ke7 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Shabanov, Y"]

[Black "Filippov, V"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B45"]

[WhiteElo "2405"]

[BlackElo "2565"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. e5 Nd5

8. Nxd5 cxd5 9. Bd3 Qc7 10. Qe2 Bb4+ 11. Kf1 Rb8 12. Bf4 Bc5 13. b3 O-O 14.

h4 f6 15. Qh5 f5 16. Qe2 Rb4 17. c4 dxc4 18. Bxc4 Ba6 19. Rc1 Qb6 20. g3

Bxc4 21. Rxc4 Rxc4 22. bxc4 Qc6 23. Kg1 Rb8 24. Kh2 Qe4 25. Qd2 Qxc4 26.

Qxd7 Qxa2 27. Kh3 Qd5 28. Qxd5 exd5 29. Rd1 d4 30. g4 Rb3+ 31. Kg2 fxg4 32.

Rc1 Rc3 33. Rb1 Bb6 34. e6 Kf8 35. Bd6+ Ke8 36. Rb5 Rf3 37. Rd5 g6 38. Bc5

Rf5 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Landa, K"]

[Black "Varavin, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A49"]

[WhiteElo "2570"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. O-O d6 6. Nc3 Nbd7 7. e4 c5 8.

e5 Ne8 9. exd6 Nxd6 10. Re1 cxd4 11. Nxd4 Re8 12. Ndb5 Ne5 13. h3 Nxb5 14.

Nxb5 Bd7 15. Bf4 Bxb5 16. Bxe5 Qb6 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. Re3 e5 19. Qe1 Qc7 20.

a4 Bd7 21. Rc3 Qa5 22. Rb3 Qxe1+ 23. Rxe1 Rab8 24. Rxb7 Rxb7 25. Bxb7 Rb8

26. Bd5 Rxb2 27. Rxe5 Kf6 28. Re3 Rxc2 29. Rf3+ Ke5 30. Rxf7 Bxh3 31. Bf3

a6 32. Rxh7 Bf5 33. Re7+ Kd6 34. Rb7 Bd3 35. Rb6+ Kc7 36. Rb3 Rd2 37. Kg2

Bc2 38. Rb7+ Kc8 39. a5 Rd6 40. Rg7 Bd3 41. g4 Re6 42. Bb7+ Kd8 43. f4 Ke8

44. Kg3 Kf8 45. Rc7 Bb5 46. Kh4 Rd6 47. Kg5 Be8 48. Be4 Re6 49. Bg2 Re2 50.

Bf1 Rd2 51. Bc4 Rd4 52. Be6 Ra4 53. Rh7 Re4 54. f5 gxf5 55. gxf5 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Vasiukov, E"]

[Black "Dreev, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B30"]

[WhiteElo "2505"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 e6 4. O-O Nge7 5. c4 e5 6. d3 g6 7. Be3 d6 8. a3

Bg7 9. b4 b6 10. Nc3 O-O 11. Nd5 h6 12. Bxc6 Nxc6 13. b5 Ne7 14. Nxe7+ Qxe7

15. Nd2 f5 16. f3 f4 17. Bf2 g5 18. a4 h5 19. Qe2 g4 20. a5 Rb8 21. axb6

axb6 22. Kh1 Qg5 23. Ra7 Kh8 24. Rfa1 Bf6 25. Ra8 Rb7 26. R1a7 Rxa7 27.

Rxa7 Rg8 28. Be1 Be6 29. Qf1 g3 30. Kg1 gxh2+ 31. Kxh2 h4 32. Nb1 Qh5 33.

Nc3 h3 34. gxh3 Bh4 35. Bxh4 Qxh4 36. Ne2 Rg6 37. Rb7 Kg8 38. Ng1 Kf8 39.

Kh1 Qg3 40. Ra7 Bxh3 41. Ra8+ Ke7 42. Nxh3 Rh6 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Goldin, A"]

[Black "Shariyazdanov, A"]

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

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2570"]

[BlackElo "2470"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. a3 Ba6 5. Qc2 Bb7 6. Nc3 c5 7. e4 cxd4 8.

Nxd4 d6 9. Be2 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Rd1 Nbd7 12. a4 a6 13. a5 bxa5 14. Nb3

Rb8 15. Nxa5 Ba8 16. Be3 Qc7 17. f4 Rfc8 18. Kh1 Bf8 19. Bf3 g6 20. Rd2 Nb6

21. Be2 Nbd7 22. Bf3 Nb6 23. Be2 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Shovunov, B"]

[Black "Volzhin, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B11"]

[WhiteElo "2320"]

[BlackElo "2485"]



1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. h3 Bxf3 5. Qxf3 e6 6. d3 Nf6 7. a3 Nbd7 8.

g3 Bc5 9. Bg2 O-O 10. O-O a5 11. Qe2 Bd4 12. Nb1 e5 13. c3 Ba7 14. a4 Nc5

15. Nd2 dxe4 16. dxe4 Qd3 17. Qxd3 Nxd3 18. Nc4 Rfd8 19. Be3 Bxe3 20. Nxe3

Nd7 21. Nc4 N7c5 22. Rfd1 Nb3 23. Rab1 Ndc5 24. Nxe5 Nxa4 25. Nd7 Nbc5 26.

Nxc5 Nxc5 27. Rxd8+ Rxd8 28. b4 axb4 29. cxb4 Na4 30. e5 Kf8 31. Rb3 Rd1+

32. Kh2 Rd2 33. Ra3 Nb6 34. Ra7 Rd7 35. f4 Ke7 36. Be4 g6 37. Kg2 Kd8 38.

Kf3 Nc4 39. Kg4 Kc7 40. b5 Ne3+ 41. Kg5 Nd5 42. bxc6 Kxc6 43. Bxd5+ Rxd5

44. Kf6 Rd7 45. Ra1 b5 46. Rc1+ Kb6 47. g4 Rd3 48. Kxf7 Rf3 49. f5 gxf5 50.

g5 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Loginov, V"]

[Black "Sakaev, K"]

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

[ECO "A07"]

[WhiteElo "2525"]

[BlackElo "2600"]



1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 g6 3. c4 c6 4. Qa4 d4 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. O-O Nf6 7. d3 O-O 8. c5

Ne8 9. Bf4 Nd7 10. Rc1 e5 11. Bg5 f6 12. Bd2 Qe7 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Nevostrujev, V"]

[Black "Tsebekov, H"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B42"]

[WhiteElo "2405"]

[BlackElo "2240"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Bd3 g6 6. c4 Bg7 7. Be3 Ne7 8.

Nc3 O-O 9. O-O d5 10. exd5 exd5 11. c5 Nbc6 12. Nce2 Be6 13. Qd2 Qd7 14.

Rac1 Ne5 15. Rfd1 Nxd3 16. Qxd3 Rfe8 17. b4 Bg4 18. f3 Bf5 19. Qb3 h6 20.

Bf2 Rad8 21. a4 Nc6 22. b5 axb5 23. axb5 Na5 24. Qb4 Nc4 25. c6 bxc6 26.

bxc6 Qc7 27. Nxf5 gxf5 28. Ng3 Qxc6 29. Nxf5 Bf8 30. Qc3 Qg6 31. g4 Qg5 32.

Bh4 Qf4 33. Bxd8 Rxd8 34. Kg2 h5 35. Rd4 Qg5 36. Rcd1 Ra8 37. Rxd5 hxg4 38.

Qxc4 gxf3+ 39. Kxf3 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Zakharevich, I"]

[Black "Ulibin, M"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A90"]

[WhiteElo "2485"]

[BlackElo "2550"]



1. d4 e6 2. c4 f5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. g3 d5 5. Bg2 c6 6. O-O Bd6 7. Bf4 Bxf4 8.

gxf4 O-O 9. Ne5 Nbd7 10. e3 Ne4 11. f3 Nd6 12. c5 Nxe5 13. fxe5 Nf7 14. Nc3

f4 15. e4 Qh4 16. b4 Bd7 17. Qe1 Qh6 18. b5 dxe4 19. Qxe4 Ng5 20. Qe2 Rad8

21. a4 Be8 22. Rad1 Rf5 23. Rf2 Rf7 24. a5 cxb5 25. Nxb5 Bxb5 26. Qxb5 Qg6

27. Kh1 Rc7 28. a6 bxa6 29. Qa5 Rcc8 30. Rfd2 h5 31. h4 Nh7 32. Qxa6 Nf8

33. Bh3 Qg3 34. Bxe6+ Nxe6 35. Qxe6+ Kh8 36. Rf1 Qxh4+ 37. Rh2 Qg5 38. Qf7

h4 39. Rg1 Qh6 40. Rg6 Qh7 41. Rxg7 Qh6 42. Rg6 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Rashkovsky, N"]

[Black "Pigusov, E"]

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

[ECO "E05"]

[WhiteElo "2530"]

[BlackElo "2570"]



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

a4 Bd7 9. Rd1 Bc6 10. Nc3 Bxf3 11. Bxf3 Nc6 12. Bxc6 bxc6 13. a5 Qb8 14.

Ra4 Qb3 15. Qxb3 cxb3 16. Rc4 c5 17. dxc5 Rfd8 18. Rxd8+ Rxd8 19. c6 Rb8

20. Bd2 Rb4 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Kharlov, A"]

[Black "Lastin, A"]

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

[ECO "B14"]

[WhiteElo "2605"]

[BlackElo "2495"]



1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 Bb4 7. cxd5 Nxd5

8. Qc2 Nc6 9. Be2 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Rd1 Qa5 12. a3 Rd8 13. b4 Ndxb4 14.

axb4 Qxa1 15. Qb3 Rxd4 16. Nxd4 Nxd4 17. Rxd4 Qxc1+ 18. Rd1 Qf4 19. g3 Qe5

20. Bf3 g6 21. Qc4 Rb8 22. Nb5 Kg7 23. Nxa7 b5 24. Qd3 Bb7 25. Bxb7 Rxb7

26. Nc6 Qc7 27. Nxe7 Qxe7 28. Qc3+ Qf6 29. Qc6 Rb8 30. h4 Qe5 31. Kg2 h5

1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Namgilov, S"]

[Black "Sorokin, M"]

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

[ECO "E62"]

[WhiteElo "2495"]

[BlackElo "2550"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 d6 6. O-O c6 7. Nc3 Qa5 8.

h3 Be6 9. Nd2 Qa6 10. b3 d5 11. cxd5 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Vorotnikov, V"]

[Black "Khalifman, A"]

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

[ECO "A04"]

[WhiteElo "2510"]

[BlackElo "2640"]



1. Nf3 c5 2. e3 g6 3. d4 Bg7 4. Nbd2 cxd4 5. exd4 Nf6 6. Be2 O-O 7. O-O Nc6

8. c3 d6 9. Re1 Qc7 10. Bf1 a6 11. a4 d5 12. g3 Bf5 13. Nb3 Rad8 14. Bf4

Qc8 15. Ne5 Rfe8 16. Nc5 Ne4 17. Nxc6 Qxc6 18. Nd3 Qc8 19. Qb3 g5 20. Be3

g4 21. Rad1 e6 22. Bf4 h6 23. Bg2 Ng5 24. Bxg5 hxg5 25. Nc5 Bf8 26. Qxb7

Qxb7 27. Nxb7 Rb8 28. Nc5 Bxc5 29. dxc5 Rxb2 30. Bxd5 Rc8 31. Bc4 Rxc5 32.

Bxa6 Rxc3 33. Re2 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Ibragimov, I"]

[Black "Sokolov, An"]

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

[ECO "E52"]

[WhiteElo "2545"]

[BlackElo "2585"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 d5 6. Nf3 b6 7. a3 Bd6 8. e4

dxe4 9. Nxe4 Nbd7 10. O-O Bb7 11. Qe2 Nxe4 12. Bxe4 Bxe4 13. Qxe4 c5 14.

Rd1 Qc7 15. Bg5 Rae8 16. Qd3 Be7 17. Bxe7 Rxe7 18. b4 e5 19. Ng5 Nf6 20.

dxc5 bxc5 21. Ne4 Nxe4 22. Qxe4 cxb4 23. axb4 Qb7 24. Qxb7 Rxb7 25. b5 Rc8

26. Rf1 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Epishin, V"]

[Black "Dyachkov, S"]

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

[ECO "E11"]

[WhiteElo "2620"]

[BlackElo "2515"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 Qe7 5. g3 O-O 6. Bg2 Bxd2+ 7. Nbxd2

d6 8. e4 e5 9. O-O c5 10. d5 Ng4 11. Qe2 Nh6 12. Ne1 f5 13. exf5 Bxf5 14.

f4 Bg4 15. Bf3 Bh3 16. Bg2 Bg4 17. Bf3 Bh3 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Aseev, K"]

[Black "Fominyh, A"]

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

[ECO "A58"]

[WhiteElo "2560"]

[BlackElo "2535"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 g6 6. Nc3 Bxa6 7. g3 Bg7 8.

Bg2 d6 9. Nh3 Nbd7 10. O-O O-O 11. Bd2 Qc7 12. Qc2 Rfb8 13. Rab1 Ne5 14. b3

Bc8 15. Ng5 Qa7 16. Nf3 Nxf3+ 17. Bxf3 Nd7 18. Bg2 Ne5 19. h3 Bf5 20. e4

Bc8 21. Rfd1 Qa6 22. Be3 Qa5 23. Rbc1 Nd7 24. Rd2 Ba6 25. Kh2 Rc8 26. Ne2

Ne5 27. Qd1 Qa3 28. Nf4 Qb4 29. Rdc2 Qb7 30. f3 Bb5 31. Bf1 Ra3 32. Bxb5

Qxb5 33. Rd2 Rca8 34. Rcc2 c4 35. Qe2 Qa6 36. Kg2 cxb3 37. Qxa6 R8xa6 38.

Rc8+ Bf8 39. axb3 Kg7 40. Rb2 Ra2 41. Rcc2 Rxb2 42. Rxb2 Kg8 43. Bd4 Bg7

44. Ne2 Ra3 45. Rb1 Ra2 46. Rb2 Ra3 47. Rb1 Ra2 48. Rb2 Ra3 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Sherbakov, R"]

[Black "Zvjaginsev, V"]

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

[ECO "A50"]

[WhiteElo "2555"]

[BlackElo "2590"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 Nc6 3. Nf3 e6 4. e3 Bb4+ 5. Nbd2 d6 6. Be2 O-O 7. O-O Bxd2

8. Qxd2 a5 9. b3 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Solozhenkin, E"]

[Black "Shchekachev, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B08"]

[WhiteElo "2565"]

[BlackElo "2560"]



1. e4 d6 2. d4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. Be2 Nf6 5. Nc3 O-O 6. O-O c6 7. Bf4 Nbd7 8.

Qd2 b6 9. Rad1 Bb7 10. e5 Nd5 11. exd6 Nxf4 12. Qxf4 Qb8 13. Ne4 Nf6 14.

Qh4 Qd8 15. dxe7 Qxe7 16. Nxf6+ Bxf6 17. Qf4 Qxe2 18. Qxf6 Qxc2 19. Rd2 Qc4

20. Ne5 Qd5 21. Ng4 h5 22. Ne3 Qe4 23. Nc4 Ba6 24. b3 Bxc4 25. bxc4 Rad8

26. Rfd1 Rfe8 27. h3 c5 28. a4 Rd7 29. a5 bxa5 30. d5 Qxc4 31. Qc6 Red8 32.

d6 Qb4 33. Rd5 c4 34. R5d4 Qb3 35. Re1 Qb6 36. Qxc4 Rxd6 37. Rf4 R6d7 38.

Rfe4 Qf6 39. Qa4 Rd2 40. Rf4 Qb6 41. Re8+ Kg7 42. Qa1+ R8d4 43. Re1 Qd6 44.

g3 Qd5 45. Rxd4 Qxd4 46. Qxd4+ Rxd4 47. Re5 Ra4 48. Re7 h4 49. Kg2 g5 50.

Rxa7 Kg6 51. gxh4 gxh4 52. Ra6+ Kf5 53. Ra7 f6 54. Ra8 Ke4 55. Rh8 Ke5 56.

Ra8 f5 57. Ra7 Ke4 58. Rh7 Kd3 59. Kf3 Rc4 60. Rh5 a4 61. Rxf5 Kc3 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Rublevsky, S"]

[Black "Sveshnikov, E"]

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

[ECO "B32"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2535"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 e5 5. Nb5 d6 6. a4 Be7 7. N1c3 a6 8.

Na3 Be6 9. Bc4 Nf6 10. O-O O-O 11. Bg5 Nxe4 12. Nxe4 Bxc4 13. Bxe7 Nxe7 14.

Nxc4 d5 15. Qh5 dxc4 16. Qxe5 Ng6 17. Qf5 Qb6 18. a5 Qc6 19. f3 b6 20. Rfd1

bxa5 21. Qxa5 Rab8 22. Rd6 Qb5 23. Qxb5 Rxb5 24. Ra2 a5 25. Ra6 Rfb8 26.

R2xa5 Rxa5 27. Rxa5 f5 28. Nd6 Rxb2 29. Ra8+ Nf8 30. c3 Rc2 31. Nb5 Kf7 32.

Ra7+ Kf6 33. Rc7 Ne6 34. Rc6 Rc1+ 35. Kf2 Ke5 36. Na3 Rxc3 37. Nxc4+

1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.18"]

[Round "4"]

[White "Galkin, A"]

[Black "Dvoirys, S"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B92"]

[WhiteElo "2425"]

[BlackElo "2570"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nb3 Be7 8.

O-O Be6 9. f4 Qc7 10. Kh1 Nbd7 11. f5 Bc4 12. a4 O-O 13. a5 Rfc8 14. Bxc4

Qxc4 15. Ra4 Qc6 16. Qd3 Bd8 17. Be3 b5 18. axb6 Bxb6 19. Bg5 Bd8 20. Be3

Nb6 21. Na5 Qd7 22. Rb4 Na4 23. Nxa4 Bxa5 24. Nb6 Bxb6 25. Rxb6 Rc6 26. Rd1

h6 27. Rb4 Qc7 28. c4 a5 29. Ra4 Qb7 30. Rd2 Rc7 31. Re2 Qxe4 32. Qxe4 Nxe4

33. Bd2 d5 34. Bxa5 Rca7 35. Rxe4 dxe4 36. b4 e3 37. Kg1 Rd7 38. Kf1 Rd2

39. c5 Rc2 40. Ra3 e2+ 41. Ke1 Ra7 42. Re3 f6 43. Rxe2 Rc1+ 44. Kf2 Kf7 45.

Rd2 Ke7 46. Bd8+ Ke8 47. Bb6 Ra3 48. Ke2 Rb3 49. Ba5 e4 50. Rd8+ Ke7 51.

Rd6 Rc2+ 52. Kd1 Rxg2 53. Kc1 Rc3+ 54. Kb1 Rf3 55. Rd1 Rb3+ 56. Ka1 e3 57.

c6 Rc2 58. c7 e2 59. Rg1 Kf7 60. Re1 Rd3 61. Kb1 Rdd2 62. b5 Rb2+ 63. Ka1

Ra2+ 64. Kb1 Rdb2+ 65. Kc1 Rc2+ 66. Kb1 Rab2+ 67. Ka1 Rxb5 0-1