Russian Championships
Round 8



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Rustemov, A"]

[Black "Shariyazdanov, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D40"]

[WhiteElo "2535"]

[BlackElo "2470"]



1. Nf3 c5 2. c4 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. d4 d5 6. a3 a6 7. cxd5 exd5 8.

Be2 cxd4 9. exd4 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Be3 Be6 12. Rc1 Rc8 13. Na4 Ne4 14. b4

Bg4 15. h3 Bh5 16. Nc5 Nxc5 17. dxc5 Bf6 18. Rc2 d4 19. Bf4 Bg6 20. Rd2 Qd5

21. Bd6 Rfe8 22. a4 Rxe2 23. Rxe2 Qc4 24. Qe1 h6 25. Re8+ Rxe8 26. Qxe8+

Kh7 27. b5 axb5 28. axb5 Qxb5 29. Ra1 Qb3 30. Ra8 Bf5 31. Qh8+ Kg6 32. Rg8

Qb1+ 33. Kh2 Qe4 34. Bf8 Qf4+ 35. Kh1 Bxh3 36. Bxg7 Bxg2+ 37. Kg1 Bxf3 38.

Bxh6+ Kh5 39. Bg7+ Kg6 40. Bxf6+ Kf5 41. Rg5+ Ke6 42. Rg8 Qxf6 43. Re8+ Ne7

44. Qh3+ Kd5 45. Qd7+ Kc4 46. Qa4+ Kxc5 47. Qa5+ Kc6 48. Qa4+ Kc7 49. Qa5+

b6 50. Qa7+ Bb7 51. Qb8+ Kc6 52. Qa7 Qg5+ 53. Kh2 Qe5+ 54. Kg1 Qe1+ 55. Kg2

Kc7+ 56. f3 Qe2+ 57. Kg1 Qe3+ 58. Kf1 Qxf3+ 59. Ke1 Qg3+ 60. Kf1 Qf3+ 61.

Ke1 Qc3+ 62. Kf1 Qc1+ 63. Kf2 Qc2+ 64. Kf1 Qf5+ 65. Kg1 Qg5+ 66. Kf2 Nc8

67. Qa3 Nd6 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Shabanov, Y"]

[Black "Tiviakov, S"]

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

[ECO "B75"]

[WhiteElo "2405"]

[BlackElo "2615"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 Nc6 8.

Qd2 Bd7 9. O-O-O Rc8 10. Kb1 Ne5 11. g4 O-O 12. g5 Nh5 13. Be2 Nc4 14. Bxc4

Rxc4 15. Nde2 Be6 16. Bd4 Bxd4 17. Nxd4 Qd7 18. Nce2 Bh3 19. Ng3 Ng7 20.

Rhe1 Rfc8 21. c3 b5 22. Nc2 a5 23. Ne3 R4c6 24. Nd5 Be6 25. Re3 Qa7 26. Ne2

Bxd5 27. exd5 Rc5 28. Re4 Nf5 29. Qd3 Qc7 30. a3 Rc4 31. Nd4 Nxd4 32. Rxd4

Rxd4 33. Qxd4 Qd7 34. Qd3 Rc4 35. Re1 Rh4 36. Re2 h6 37. gxh6 Rxh6 38. Qe3

Qf5+ 39. Qe4 Qxe4+ 40. fxe4 Rh3 41. a4 bxa4 42. Ka2 Rd3 43. Ka3 Rd1 44.

Kxa4 Ra1+ 45. Kb5 Ra2 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Galkin, A"]

[Black "Sherbakov, R"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B58"]

[WhiteElo "2425"]

[BlackElo "2555"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nf3 h6 8.

O-O Be7 9. Re1 O-O 10. h3 b6 11. b3 Bb7 12. Bb2 Rc8 13. Bf1 a6 14. Qd2 Rc7

15. Nd5 Nxd5 16. exd5 Nb8 17. c4 Nd7 18. b4 Qa8 19. Bd3 b5 20. c5 Bxd5 21.

cxd6 Bxd6 22. Bf5 Rd8 23. Rad1 Nf6 24. Bxe5 Bxf3 25. gxf3 Be7 26. Qe2 Rxd1

27. Qxd1 Rc6 28. a3 g6 29. Bb1 Qc8 30. Ba2 Qf5 31. Bg3 Bf8 32. Kg2 Nh5 33.

Qd2 Qf6 34. Be5 Qg5+ 35. Kh2 Re6 36. Qd4 Re7 37. f4 Qh4 38. Rg1 Rxe5 39.

Rg4 Re4 40. Bxf7+ Kxf7 41. Qd5+ Re6 42. Rxh4 Bd6 43. Qb7+ Ke8 44. Kg2 Nxf4+

45. Kf3 g5 46. Rg4 Be7 47. h4 Rf6 48. hxg5 hxg5 49. Ke3 Re6+ 50. Kd2 Re2+

51. Kd1 Rxf2 52. Qxa6 Rf1+ 53. Kd2 Rf2+ 54. Ke3 Re2+ 55. Kf3 Re5 56. Rg1

Kf7 57. Rh1 Bf6 58. Qb7+ Ke6 59. Qc8+ Kf7 60. Qd7+ 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Vorotnikov, V"]

[Black "Makarov, M"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B22"]

[WhiteElo "2510"]

[BlackElo "2560"]



1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. g3 d6 5. exd6 Qxd6 6. Bg2 Nc6 7. Na3 Bf5 8.

d4 cxd4 9. Nb5 Qe5+ 10. Ne2 Nxc3 11. Nbxc3 dxc3 12. bxc3 Rd8 13. Qa4 Bd7

14. Bf4 Qf6 15. O-O e5 16. Qe4 Be7 17. Be3 Qg6 18. Qc4 O-O 19. h3 Be6 20.

Qb5 Rd7 21. Rfd1 Rfd8 22. Rxd7 Rxd7 23. Bxc6 bxc6 24. Qxe5 Bd6 25. Qg5 Qe4

26. Bd4 f6 27. Qe3 Qxe3 28. Bxe3 Bxh3 29. Nd4 c5 30. Nb3 Rc7 31. Rd1 Be7

32. f3 Be6 33. g4 Kf7 34. Rd2 h6 35. Kf2 f5 36. gxf5 Bxf5 37. Rd5 Be6 38.

Re5 Bd6 39. Re4 Bd5 40. Ra4 Ke8 41. Ra5 Rf7 42. Nd2 Rc7 43. c4 Bf7 44. Ne4

Be7 45. Bf4 Rc6 46. Rxa7 Bxc4 47. a4 Bd3 48. Nc3 c4 49. Rb7 Re6 50. Rc7

Bh4+ 51. Bg3 Bd8 52. Rb7 Ba5 53. Ne4 Bxe4 54. fxe4 c3 55. Rb5 c2 56. Bf4

Rxe4 57. Bc1 Rxa4 58. Rb2 Rc4 59. Ke2 g5 60. Kd3 Rc3+ 61. Kd4 Rc8 62. Kd3

Kf7 63. Rxc2 Rxc2 64. Kxc2 Kg6 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Epishin, V"]

[Black "Vasiukov, E"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "A81"]

[WhiteElo "2620"]

[BlackElo "2505"]



1. d4 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. b3 O-O 6. Bb2 d6 7. Nbd2 Nc6 8.

O-O Qe8 9. Re1 e5 10. e4 f4 11. c3 Nh5 12. b4 Bg4 13. b5 Nd8 14. Qb3+ Kh8

15. dxe5 dxe5 16. c4 Nf7 17. Ba3 Rg8 18. c5 Rd8 19. b6 Be6 20. Qb2 axb6 21.

cxb6 cxb6 22. Rac1 g5 23. Rc7 Rd7 24. Rec1 g4 25. Ne1 Ng5 26. Bb4 h6 27.

Rxd7 Qxd7 28. Bc3 Qd6 29. Bf1 Rc8 30. Nd3 Kh7 31. Bb4 Qd8 32. Rxc8 Qxc8 33.

Bc3 Qc7 34. Bxe5 Bxe5 35. Qxe5 Qxe5 36. Nxe5 fxg3 37. fxg3 Nf6 38. a3 Kg7

39. Bg2 Ne8 40. Kf2 Nd6 41. Ke3 Kf6 42. Kf4 Ngf7 43. Nxf7 Kxf7 44. Bf1 b5

45. Ke3 Nc4+ 46. Nxc4 bxc4 47. a4 c3 48. Bb5 Kf6 49. a5 Ke5 50. Ba4 Bc4 51.

Bd1 Be6 52. Kd3 Bd7 53. Bc2 Bc6 54. Kxc3 Bxe4 55. Bxe4 Kxe4 56. Kc4 Kf3 57.

Kc5 Kg2 58. Kb6 Kxh2 59. Kxb7 h5 60. a6 h4 61. a7 h3 62. a8=Q Kxg3 63. Kc6

Kg2 64. Kd6+ Kg1 65. Qa1+ Kg2 66. Qb2+ Kg1 67. Qd4+ Kh1 68. Qe4+ 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Shovunov, B"]

[Black "Tsebekov, H"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "C00"]

[WhiteElo "2320"]

[BlackElo "2240"]



1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. g3 Nc6 5. Bg2 Nf6 6. Ngf3 d4 7. O-O e5 8.

Nc4 Qc7 9. a4 Be6 10. Na3 Be7 11. h3 O-O 12. Ng5 Bd7 13. f4 h6 14. Nf3 exf4

15. gxf4 Qc8 16. f5 Nh7 17. Bf4 Ng5 18. Qd2 Nxf3+ 19. Rxf3 g5 20. Bh2 f6

21. Nc4 Be8 22. Raf1 Qd8 23. h4 Bf7 24. hxg5 hxg5 25. e5 Bxc4 26. dxc4 Kg7

27. Rb3 Na5 28. Rb5 b6 29. Qe2 Rc8 30. Re1 Rh8 31. Bd5 a6 32. exf6+ Bxf6

33. Qe6 Rxh2 34. Qf7+ Kh8 35. Kxh2 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Lugovoi, A"]

[Black "Aseev, K"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E41"]

[WhiteElo "2500"]

[BlackElo "2560"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 c5 5. Bd3 Nc6 6. Nf3 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 d6

8. O-O e5 9. Nd2 O-O 10. Rb1 b6 11. h3 Bd7 12. f4 exd4 13. cxd4 cxd4 14. e4

Re8 15. Re1 Qc7 16. Nf3 Bc8 17. e5 dxe5 18. fxe5 Nd7 19. Bf4 Nf8 20. Ng5

Be6 21. Qh5 h6 22. Nf3 f5 23. Bxf5 Bxf5 24. Qxf5 Ne6 25. Bd2 Qd7 26. Rb5

Nc5 27. e6 Nxe6 28. Ne5 Qe7 29. Qg6 Nxe5 30. Rbxe5 Qf7 31. Rxe6 Qxg6 32.

Rxg6 Rxe1+ 33. Bxe1 Rc8 34. Rd6 Rxc4 35. Bf2 Ra4 36. Bxd4 Rxa2 37. Rd8+ Kf7

38. Rd7+ Ke6 39. Rxg7 h5 40. Rh7 Kd5 41. Bf2 Kc4 42. Rxh5 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Dolmatov, S"]

[Black "Namgilov, S"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "B85"]

[WhiteElo "2575"]

[BlackElo "2495"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.

Be3 O-O 9. a4 Nc6 10. f4 Qc7 11. Kh1 Re8 12. Bf3 Rb8 13. g4 Nxd4 14. Bxd4

e5 15. fxe5 dxe5 16. Ba7 Ra8 17. g5 Rd8 18. Qe2 Ne8 19. Be3 Be6 20. Qf2 Qc4

21. Nd5 Bxd5 22. b3 Qc3 23. exd5 Nd6 24. Rac1 Rac8 25. Bd2 Qb2 26. c4 Qxb3

27. c5 Nf5 28. d6 Bxd6 29. cxd6 Rxc1 30. Rxc1 Qxa4 31. Qb6 Qd7 32. Ba5 Re8

33. Bb4 Ng3+ 34. hxg3 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Nevostrujev, V"]

[Black "Landa, K"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "B42"]

[WhiteElo "2405"]

[BlackElo "2570"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Bd3 g6 6. c4 Bg7 7. Be3 d5 8.

exd5 exd5 9. Nc3 Nf6 10. cxd5 Nxd5 11. Nxd5 Qxd5 12. O-O O-O 13. Be2 Nd7

14. Qa4 Ne5 15. Rfd1 b5 16. Qb3 Qxb3 17. axb3 Bb7 18. Rac1 Rac8 19. f4 Nc6

20. Nxc6 Rxc6 21. Rxc6 Bxc6 22. Rd2 Rc8 23. Kf2 Kf8 24. g4 Ke8 25. Bd4

Bxd4+ 26. Rxd4 Ke7 27. Ke3 f5 28. gxf5 gxf5 29. Bd3 Ke6 30. b4 Rg8 31. Bb1

Rg1 32. Ba2+ Ke7 33. Rd2 Be4 34. Bb3 Rf1 35. Bd1 Rh1 36. Bh5 Re1+ 37. Re2

Rc1 38. Rd2 Rc4 39. Rd4 Rc6 40. Bd1 Rh6 41. Rd2 Rh3+ 42. Kd4 Kd6 43. Bg4

Rb3 44. Bd1 Rxb4+ 45. Kc3+ Kc5 46. Bb3 Bc6 47. Rf2 Rd4 48. Kc2 Be4+ 49. Kc1

a5 50. Bg8 Rd7 51. Be6 Re7 52. Bb3 Kd4 53. Kd2 Rg7 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Loginov, V"]

[Black "Skvortsov, A"]

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

[ECO "A05"]

[WhiteElo "2525"]

[BlackElo "2350"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 b6 3. Bg2 Bb7 4. O-O d5 5. d3 e6 6. Nbd2 Nbd7 7. c3 Be7 8.

e4 dxe4 9. dxe4 e5 10. Nc4 Bxe4 11. Nfxe5 Bxg2 12. Kxg2 Nxe5 13. Nxe5 O-O

14. Nc6 Qe8 15. Qf3 Bd6 16. Nd4 Qe4 17. Bg5 Qxf3+ 18. Kxf3 Nd7 19. Rad1 f6

20. Bc1 Ne5+ 21. Kg2 Nf7 22. Ne6 Rfc8 23. h4 g6 24. Bf4 Bxf4 25. Nxf4 Ne5

26. Rd4 c6 27. Rfd1 Re8 28. b3 Rac8 29. c4 Kf7 30. c5 bxc5 31. Ra4 Rc7 32.

Rc1 c4 33. bxc4 Rd8 34. Rc3 Rd4 35. Rca3 Nxc4 36. Rxa7 Rdd7 37. Rxc7 Rxc7

38. Ra8 Nb6 39. Rh8 Kg7 40. Ne6+ Kxh8 41. Nxc7 Kg7 42. Ne6+ Kg8 43. Kf3 Na4

44. a3 c5 45. Ke4 Kf7 46. Nf4 g5 47. Ng2 c4 48. Kd4 c3 49. Ne3 gxh4 50.

gxh4 Kg6 51. Kc4 Kh5 52. Kb3 Nb6 53. Kxc3 Kxh4 54. Kd4 Kg5 55. Ke4 h6 56.

f4+ Kh4 57. Kf3 Kh3 58. Ng2 Nc4 59. a4 Nd2+ 60. Kf2 Ne4+ 61. Kf3 Nd2+ 62.

Ke2 Ne4 63. Kf3 Nd2+ 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Vokarev, S"]

[Black "Varavin, V"]

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

[ECO "B70"]

[WhiteElo "2310"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be2 g6 7. Nb3 Bg7

8. O-O O-O 9. Re1 Be6 10. Bf1 Rc8 11. Nd5 Re8 12. c3 Ne5 13. Bg5 h6 14.

Nxf6+ exf6 15. Bf4 Bc4 16. Bxe5 Rxe5 17. Bxc4 Rxc4 18. Qd3 Ra4 19. Nd4 Qa5

20. b4 Qb6 21. Qc4 Qd8 22. f4 Re7 23. Rad1 a6 24. Qb3 b5 25. Nf3 Qb6+ 26.

Kh1 Qc6 27. Rd5 f5 28. e5 dxe5 29. fxe5 Kh7 30. Rc5 Qa8 31. a3 Qe8 32. h3

Qd8 33. c4 Ra7 34. Rc6 Rd7 35. c5 Re7 36. Rd6 Qc7 37. c6 a5 38. Qd5 Rxa3

39. Rd7 Rxd7 40. cxd7 Qd8 41. Qxf7 Rxf3 42. gxf3 Qh4 43. Re3 Qf2 44. Qg8+

Kxg8 45. d8=Q+ Bf8 46. Qd5+ Kh7 47. Qd7+ Kg8 48. Qd3 Bxb4 49. Re2 Qg3 50.

Qd5+ Kg7 51. Qd7+ Kf8 52. Qd8+ Kg7 53. Qd7+ Kf8 54. Qc8+ Kg7 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Dyachkov, S"]

[Black "Notkin, M"]

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

[ECO "A30"]

[WhiteElo "2515"]

[BlackElo "2520"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. Nc3 e6 4. g3 b6 5. Bg2 Bb7 6. O-O Be7 7. d4 cxd4 8.

Qxd4 d6 9. b3 O-O 10. Rd1 Nbd7 11. e4 Qb8 12. Ba3 Nc5 13. e5 dxe5 14. Qxe5

Qc8 15. Qf4 h6 16. Ne5 a6 17. Bxc5 Bxc5 18. Na4 Bxg2 19. Nxc5 Qxc5 20. Kxg2

Rad8 21. g4 Qc7 22. Qe3 Rd6 23. h4 Rfd8 24. Rxd6 Rxd6 25. g5 hxg5 26. hxg5

Nd7 27. Rh1 Nxe5 28. Qxe5 Qc6+ 29. f3 Rd2+ 30. Kg3 Qd6 31. Qxd6 Rxd6 32.

Rh2 a5 33. Rc2 Rc6 34. Rd2 a4 35. Rd8+ Kh7 36. Rd7 Kg6 37. Rb7 axb3 38.

axb3 f6 39. gxf6 gxf6 40. Kf4 Rd6 41. Ke4 e5 42. Rb8 Rd4+ 43. Ke3 Rd6 44.

Ke4 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Yakovich, Y"]

[Black "Solozhenkin, E"]

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

[ECO "A59"]

[WhiteElo "2530"]

[BlackElo "2565"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 g6 6. Nc3 Bxa6 7. e4 Bxf1 8.

Kxf1 d6 9. Nf3 Nbd7 10. g3 Bg7 11. Kg2 O-O 12. Re1 Qa5 13. e5 Ng4 14. exd6

exd6 15. Bf4 Rfb8 16. Re2 Bxc3 17. bxc3 Qxc3 18. Rc1 Qf6 19. Ng5 Qf5 20.

Ne4 Ngf6 21. Nxd6 Qxd5+ 22. Qxd5 Nxd5 23. Bh6 f6 24. Rd2 N5b6 25. Be3 Ra5

26. Ne4 c4 27. Bxb6 Nxb6 28. Nxf6+ Kg7 29. Ne4 Re8 30. Nc3 Re7 31. Rd4 h5

32. h4 Rea7 33. Rc2 Na4 34. Ne4 c3 35. Ng5 Rb5 36. Re4 Rb2 37. Ree2 Rab7

38. Ne6+ Kf6 39. Nd4 Rxc2 40. Rxc2 Rb2 41. Kf3 Ke5 42. Ke3 Kd5 43. Kd3 Rb1

44. Nb3 Rd1+ 45. Ke2 Rb1 46. Ke3 Re1+ 47. Kd3 Rd1+ 48. Ke2 Rb1 49. Kd3

1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Beshukov, S"]

[Black "Sokolov, An"]

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

[ECO "B40"]

[WhiteElo "2460"]

[BlackElo "2585"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d3 Nc6 4. g3 d5 5. Qe2 Nge7 6. Bg2 g6 7. O-O Bg7 8.

c3 b6 9. Na3 Ba6 10. e5 Qc7 11. Re1 h6 12. h4 O-O-O 13. Rb1 g5 14. hxg5

hxg5 15. Bxg5 Ng6 16. Bxd8 Rxd8 17. Qd1 Ngxe5 18. Nxe5 Bxe5 19. d4 cxd4 20.

Qa4 Kb7 21. b4 Bd3 22. Rbd1 Bg6 23. Nb5 Qd7 24. Nxd4 Bxd4 25. cxd4 Qe7 26.

a3 Qf6 27. b5 Na5 28. Rc1 Kb8 29. Qb4 Nc4 30. Rxc4 dxc4 31. Qxc4 Rc8 32.

Bc6 Qf3 33. Qb4 Rxc6 34. bxc6 Qxc6 35. Qd2 Kb7 36. Rc1 Qd5 37. Qc3 Ka6 38.

Qc4+ Qxc4 39. Rxc4 Kb5 40. Rc3 Ka4 41. Kf1 b5 42. Ke1 a5 43. Kd2 b4 44.

axb4 Kxb4 45. Rc7 a4 46. Rb7+ Kc4 47. Ra7 Kb3 48. g4 a3 49. f4 a2 50. d5

Be4 51. dxe6 fxe6 52. Ke3 Bc6 53. Rxa2 Kxa2 54. Kd4 Bf3 55. g5 Kb3 56. Ke5

Bg4 57. Kf6 Bf5 58. g6 Bxg6 59. Kxg6 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Pigusov, E"]

[Black "Zvjaginsev, V"]

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

[ECO "A10"]

[WhiteElo "2570"]

[BlackElo "2590"]



1. c4 b6 2. b3 Bb7 3. Bb2 Nf6 4. Nf3 c5 5. e3 e6 6. g3 d5 7. Bg2 dxc4 8.

bxc4 g6 9. O-O Nbd7 10. Ne5 Bxg2 11. Nxd7 Qxd7 12. Kxg2 Qc6+ 13. Qf3 Qxf3+

14. Kxf3 Be7 15. a4 Kd7 16. a5 Kc6 17. a6 Rhd8 18. Bxf6 Bxf6 19. Ra2 b5 20.

cxb5+ Kxb5 21. Na3+ Kc6 22. Nc4 Rab8 23. Na5+ Kd7 24. Nb7 Rdc8 25. Rb1 c4

26. Ra4 c3 27. dxc3 Bxc3 28. Nc5+ Kc6 29. Nb7 Kd7 30. Nc5+ Kc6 31. Nb7

1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Volzhin, A"]

[Black "Kharlov, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D27"]

[WhiteElo "2485"]

[BlackElo "2605"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. e3 Nf6 4. Bxc4 e6 5. Nf3 a6 6. O-O c5 7. Bb3 Nc6 8.

Nc3 cxd4 9. exd4 Be7 10. Re1 O-O 11. a3 Na5 12. Ba2 b5 13. Ne5 Bb7 14. Bg5

Re8 15. Qe2 Qd6 16. Rad1 Bd5 17. Bb1 g6 18. Qe3 Nh5 19. Bxe7 Rxe7 20. Nxg6

hxg6 21. Nxd5 Qxd5 22. Be4 Qd8 23. Bxa8 Qxa8 24. d5 Ng7 25. Qc3 Nb7 26. Qc6

Re8 27. Rc1 Na5 28. Qc7 Nc4 29. b3 Rc8 30. Qd7 Rd8 31. Qc7 Nd6 32. dxe6

Nxe6 33. Rxe6 fxe6 34. Qe7 Nf7 35. Qxe6 Rd6 36. Qe3 Qd8 37. g3 Rd1+ 38.

Rxd1 Qxd1+ 39. Kg2 Qd5+ 40. Qf3 Qe6 41. h4 Ne5 42. Qe3 Kf7 43. f3 Nc6 44.

Qf4+ Ke8 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Balashov, Y"]

[Black "Sakaev, K"]

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

[ECO "D14"]

[WhiteElo "2530"]

[BlackElo "2600"]



1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 cxd5 5. d4 Nc6 6. Bf4 Bf5 7. e3 e6 8.

Bd3 Bxd3 9. Qxd3 Bd6 10. Bg3 O-O 11. O-O Rc8 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Dreev, A"]

[Black "Khalifman, A"]

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

[ECO "D82"]

[WhiteElo "2645"]

[BlackElo "2640"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Bf4 Bg7 5. e3 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Sveshnikov, E"]

[Black "Fominyh, A"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "C02"]

[WhiteElo "2535"]

[BlackElo "2535"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 e6 4. d4 d5 5. e5 Bd7 6. Be2 Nge7 7. Na3 Nf5 8.

Nc2 Be7 9. O-O cxd4 10. cxd4 h5 11. b4 Rc8 12. Rb1 a6 13. a4 Qb6 14. b5

axb5 15. Bxb5 Qc7 16. Ne3 Nxe3 17. Bxe3 Na5 18. Bg5 Bxb5 19. Rxb5 Nc4 20.

h4 b6 21. Bxe7 Qxe7 22. Ng5 Ra8 23. Rb3 Ra7 24. Qc2 g6 25. Rf3 Rf8 26. Rb1

Qd7 27. Rb4 Rc7 28. Rc3 Kd8 29. Nh7 Rh8 30. Nf6 Qe7 31. Qb3 Rc6 32. Rb5 Qc7

33. a5 Kc8 34. axb6 Qb7 35. Ne4 dxe4 36. Rxc4 Rxc4 37. Qxc4+ Kd7 38. Ra5

Rc8 39. Qb5+ Qc6 40. Ra7+ Kd8 41. Qxc6 Rxc6 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Korneev, O"]

[Black "Sorokin, M"]

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

[ECO "B36"]

[WhiteElo "2565"]

[BlackElo "2550"]



1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. c4 Nf6 6. Nc3 d6 7. Be2 Nxd4

8. Qxd4 Bg7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qe3 Be6 11. Rb1 Nd7 12. Nd5 Bxd5 13. exd5 a5 14.

b3 Qc7 15. Bb2 Bf6 16. Rfe1 Rfe8 17. Bf1 Qc5 18. Qh3 Ne5 19. a4 h5 20. Qg3

Nd7 21. h3 Bxb2 22. Rxb2 Qd4 23. Rbe2 Qf6 24. Re3 Nc5 25. Be2 h4 26. Qg4 e5

27. dxe6 Rxe6 28. Bf3 Rae8 29. Bd5 Re5 30. Rf1 Kf8 31. Rd1 Kg7 32. Rf1 R8e7

33. Rf3 Qg5 34. Qd4 f6 35. Qc3 b6 36. Rd1 Rf5 37. Rxf5 Qxf5 38. Bf3 Qe5 39.

Qc2 Qf4 40. Qc3 Qe5 41. Qc2 Qf4 42. Qc3 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Bareev, E"]

[Black "Rublevsky, S"]

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

[ECO "D27"]

[WhiteElo "2655"]

[BlackElo "2645"]



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

8. Rxd1 Bxc5 9. Nbd2 b6 10. Be2 Nbd7 11. Nb3 Be7 12. Nfd4 Bb7 13. f3 O-O

14. e4 Rfc8 15. Be3 Kf8 16. Kf2 Ne5 17. Nd2 Rc7 18. N4b3 Rc6 19. Rac1 Rac8

20. Rxc6 Rxc6 21. h3 Ke8 22. Bd4 Nfd7 23. Rc1 Rxc1 24. Nxc1 f6 25. a3 Bd6

26. b4 a5 27. Bc3 axb4 28. axb4 Ke7 29. Ndb3 g5 30. Nd4 Nc6 31. Nc2 h6 32.

Nb3 Nce5 33. Nbd4 h5 34. Bb5 h4 35. Ne3 Nf8 36. Bf1 Nfd7 37. Ke1 Bb8 38.

Bb5 Nf8 39. Nc4 Nxc4 40. Bxc4 Be5 41. Kd2 Bxd4 42. Bxd4 Nd7 43. Bb5 e5 44.

Be3 Kd6 45. Bc4 Kc7 1/2-1/2



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Zakharevich, I"]

[Black "Lastin, A"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A81"]

[WhiteElo "2485"]

[BlackElo "2495"]



1. d4 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 g6 4. Nh3 Bg7 5. Nf4 Nc6 6. d5 Ne5 7. Nc3 O-O 8.

h4 c6 9. h5 Qe8 10. hxg6 hxg6 11. a4 d6 12. Be3 Nfg4 13. Bd4 e6 14. dxc6

bxc6 15. Nb5 Qd7 16. Bxe5 Nxe5 17. Nxd6 Ba6 18. c4 Rab8 19. b3 Rb4 20. O-O

Rd8 21. c5 Qe7 22. Qc2 Ng4 23. Rad1 Rxf4 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Goldin, A"]

[Black "Yemelin, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "E12"]

[WhiteElo "2570"]

[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. O-O-O Rc8 12. f4 Qc7 13. g4 e5 14. Nf5

g6 15. Ng3 exf4 16. Bxf4 Ne5 17. Bxe5 Bh6+ 18. Kb1 dxe5 19. h4 Bf4 20. g5

Nd7 21. Bg4 Rd8 22. Nge2 O-O 23. Nd5 Bxd5 24. exd5 f5 25. gxf6 Nxf6 26.

Be6+ Kg7 27. Nxf4 exf4 28. Qc3 Kh6 29. Rhe1 Qd6 30. b4 a5 31. bxa5 Nh5 32.

Bg4 Rde8 33. Qb4 Qf6 34. axb6 f3 35. Qd2+ Nf4 36. Bxf3 Qxb6+ 37. Ka2 Qc5

38. Rxe8 Qxc4+ 39. Ka1 Rxe8 40. Rc1 Qa4 41. Ka2 Rb8 42. Bd1 Qe4 43. Bb3 Qg2

44. Qxg2 Nxg2 45. Rc4 Rd8 46. a4 g5 47. hxg5+ Kxg5 48. Rc7 Nf4 49. Rxh7

Nxd5 50. Bxd5 Rxd5 51. Rf7 Rd3 52. Kb2 Kg6 53. Rf1 Re3 54. a5 Re5 55. Ra1

Kf7 56. a6 Re8 57. Kb3 Ra8 58. Kb4 Ke7 59. Kb5 Kd6 60. a7 Kc7 61. Ka6 Rh8

62. Rc1+ 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Ibragimov, I"]

[Black "Filippov, V"]

[Result "1-0"]

[ECO "D30"]

[WhiteElo "2545"]

[BlackElo "2565"]



1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Qc2 e6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 dxc4 7. Qxc4 b5 8.

Qc2 Bb7 9. e3 Nbd7 10. Nbd2 Rc8 11. Be2 c5 12. Bxf6 gxf6 13. d5 Bxd5 14.

Bxb5 Bd6 15. e4 Bc6 16. Nc4 Nb6 17. Bxc6+ Rxc6 18. O-O Ke7 19. Rad1 Nxc4

20. Qxc4 Qb8 21. b3 Qb4 22. Qe2 Rg8 23. Rc1 Qa3 24. Rc2 Qa6 25. Rc4 Rb6 26.

g3 Rb4 27. Rfc1 Qb7 28. Ne1 Rg5 29. Nd3 Rxc4 30. Rxc4 h5 31. f4 Rg4 32. e5

fxe5 33. fxe5 Bc7 34. Rxg4 hxg4 35. Qxg4 c4 36. Qh4+ Ke8 37. Qh8+ Ke7 38.

Qf6+ Ke8 39. Qh8+ Ke7 40. Qh4+ Ke8 41. Qxc4 Bb6+ 42. Nf2 Qf3 43. Qc2 Qe3

44. Kg2 Qxe5 45. h4 Ke7 46. Ne4 f5 47. Ng5 Kf6 48. Nf3 Qd5 49. Qc4 Qxc4 50.

bxc4 e5 51. Nd2 e4 52. Nb3 Bc7 53. Nd4 f4 54. gxf4 Bxf4 55. h5 Ke5 56. Nb3

Kf5 57. Kf2 Kg5 58. Nd4 Kxh5 59. c5 Be5 60. Ke3 Kg6 61. Kxe4 Kf6 62. Nc6

Bg3 63. Kd5 a6 64. a4 Be1 65. Nb8 a5 66. Na6 Bg3 67. Kc6 Ke6 68. Kb7 1-0



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Shchekachev, A"]

[Black "Ulibin, M"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "A34"]

[WhiteElo "2560"]

[BlackElo "2550"]



1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 e6 4. g3 b6 5. Bg2 Bb7 6. d4 cxd4 7. Qxd4 Nc6 8.

Qf4 Bb4 9. Bd2 O-O 10. O-O Rc8 11. Nb5 Bxd2 12. Qxd2 Na5 13. b3 Ne4 14. Qd4

a6 15. Nd6 Nxd6 16. Qxd6 Bc6 17. Rfd1 Nb7 18. Qd4 Qc7 19. Rac1 Rfd8 20. e4

d6 21. Qe3 Nc5 22. Nd4 Bb7 23. Ne2 h6 24. Nc3 Qc6 25. h4 Nd7 26. Qd4 Nf6

27. Na4 b5 28. Nb6 Rb8 29. a4 bxa4 30. bxa4 e5 31. Qb2 Qc5 32. a5 Bxe4 33.

Bxe4 Nxe4 34. Rd5 Qc6 35. c5 Nxc5 36. Qd2 Qe8 37. Rd1 Ne6 38. Qe2 Nd4 39.

Qxa6 Qc6 40. Qa7 Rb7 41. Qa6 Rdb8 42. R5xd4 exd4 43. Rxd4 Re7 44. Qf1 Rbe8

45. Qg2 Qc1+ 46. Kh2 Re2 47. Rf4 Qc5 48. Nd5 Qxa5 49. Qf3 Rxf2+ 50. Qxf2

Qxd5 51. Rd4 Qc5 52. Qd2 Qb5 53. Rd3 Qh5 54. Kh3 Re2 55. Qf4 Rh2+ 56. Kxh2

Qe2+ 57. Kh3 Qxd3 58. h5 Qd5 59. g4 Qe5 60. Qb4 d5 61. Qc5 Qe4 62. Qc6 Qf3+

63. Kh2 Qxg4 64. Qxd5 Qh4+ 0-1



[Event "ch-RUS"]

[Site "Elista"]

[Date "1996.10.23"]

[Round "8"]

[White "Rashkovsky, N"]

[Black "Dvoirys, S"]

[Result "0-1"]

[ECO "D83"]

[WhiteElo "2530"]

[BlackElo "2570"]



1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Bf4 Bg7 5. Rc1 O-O 6. e3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 c5 8.

dxc5 Qa5 9. Qa4 Qxa4 10. Nxa4 Bd7 11. Nc3 Rc8 12. b4 a5 13. b5 a4 14. Nd5

Nxd5 15. Bxd5 Bxb5 16. Bxb7 Na6 17. Bxa8 Rxa8 18. Ne2 Bb2 19. Rc2 a3 20.

Nd4 Nb4 21. Nxb5 Nxc2+ 22. Ke2 Nb4 23. Rd1 Nxa2 24. c6 Nc1+ 25. Kf3 a2 26.

Rxc1 Bxc1 27. Be5 Bd2 28. Ba1 Ba5 29. Ke4 Rb8 30. c7 Rc8 31. Kd5 Bxc7 0-1