Fontys International Tournament in Tilburg
Round 8




Round 8  19/10/1996



Gelfand, Boris  - Shirov, Alexei   1-0   42  A20  English; 1.c4 e5

Leko, Peter     - Almasi, Zoltan   1/2   31  C92  Ruy Lopez

Adams, Michael  - Lautier, Joel    1/2   62  B25  Sicilian; Closed

Piket, Jeroen   - Sutovskij, Emil  1/2   62  E80  Kings indian; Saemisch

Svidler, Peter  - Van Wely, Loek   1/2   47  B85  Sicilian

Polgar, Judit   - Karpov, Anatoly  1/2   20  D42  Semi-Tarrasch Defence.






[Event "It"] [Site "Tilburg NED"] [Date "1996.10.19"] [Round "8"] [White "Gelfand, B"] [Black "Shirov, A"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A20"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2685"] 1. c4 e5 2. g3 f5 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. d4 exd4 5. Qxd4 Nc6 6. Qe3+ Be7 7. Nc3 O-O 8. Nh3 b6 9. O-O Bb7 10. b3 Bc5 11. Qd2 Qe7 12. Nd5 Nxd5 13. cxd5 Nd8 14. Bb2 Re8 15. Nf4 Bd6 16. Rac1 Nf7 17. Rfe1 Rac8 18. e4 fxe4 19. Rxe4 Qg5 20. h4 Qh6 21. Rce1 Rf8 22. Qd1 g6 23. Qg4 Rcd8 24. Bf6 Rb8 25. Bb2 Rfd8 26. R4e3 Bxf4 27. gxf4 Nd6 28. Bf6 Rf8 29. Bg5 Qg7 30. Re7 Nf7 31. h5 gxh5 32. Qxh5 Qg6 33. Qxg6+ hxg6 34. Bf6 Rfd8 35. Be4 Kf8 36. Bxg6 Bxd5 37. f5 b5 38. Rd1 Rb6 39. Rxf7+ Bxf7 40. Bxd8 Bxg6 41. fxg6 Rxg6+ 42. Kf1 1-0 [Event "It"] [Site "Tilburg NED"] [Date "1996.10.19"] [Round "8"] [White "Leko, P"] [Black "Almasi, Z"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C92"] [WhiteElo "2630"] [BlackElo "2655"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 d6 8. c3 O-O 9. h3 Bb7 10. d4 Re8 11. Nbd2 Bf8 12. d5 Nb8 13. Nf1 Nbd7 14. Ng3 Nc5 15. Bc2 c6 16. b4 Ncd7 17. dxc6 Bxc6 18. Bb3 h6 19. Nh2 a5 20. a3 Nb6 21. Ng4 Bd7 22. Nxf6+ Qxf6 23. Be3 Nc4 24. Bxc4 bxc4 25. a4 axb4 26. cxb4 d5 27. Qxd5 Be6 28. Qd2 Red8 29. Qb2 Rd3 30. b5 Rb3 31. Qc2 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Tilburg NED"] [Date "1996.10.19"] [Round "8"] [White "Adams, Mi"] [Black "Lautier, J"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B25"] [WhiteElo "2685"] [BlackElo "2620"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. g3 Nc6 6. Bg2 e6 7. O-O Nge7 8. d3 O-O 9. Be3 Nd4 10. Bf2 Nec6 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. Rb1 Bd7 13. Ne2 Ba4 14. b3 Bc6 15. c4 Nxe2+ 16. Qxe2 Qd7 17. Rbd1 Qe7 18. Qd2 f5 19. Rfe1 e5 20. exf5 Bxg2 21. Kxg2 Rxf5 22. d4 cxd4 23. Qxd4 Qf7 24. Qxd6 Bf8 25. Qd7 exf4 26. g4 f3+ 27. Kf1 Rf6 28. h3 h6 29. Re4 a5 30. Qxf7+ Rxf7 31. a4 Ra6 32. Rd8 Kh7 33. Bd4 Bg7 34. Kf2 Bxd4+ 35. Rdxd4 Rb6 36. Re3 Rbf6 37. Rdd3 Kg7 38. Rxf3 Rxf3+ 39. Rxf3 Rd7 40. Ke2 Rd6 41. Ke3 b6 42. Ke4 h5 43. gxh5 gxh5 44. Rf5 Kg6 45. h4 Re6+ 46. Re5 Kf6 47. Rxe6+ Kxe6 48. Kd3 Kd7 49. Kc3 Kc7 50. b4 axb4+ 51. Kxb4 Kc6 52. Kb3 Kd6 53. Kc2 Kc6 54. Kd3 Kd6 55. Kc3 Kc5 56. Kb3 Kd6 57. Kb4 Kc6 58. c5 bxc5+ 59. Kc4 Kb6 60. Kd5 Ka5 61. Kxc5 Kxa4 62. Kc4 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Tilburg NED"] [Date "1996.10.19"] [Round "8"] [White "Piket, Je"] [Black "Sutovskij, E"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "E80"] [WhiteElo "2580"] [BlackElo "2565"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 a6 6. Be3 c6 7. Bd3 b5 8. e5 Nfd7 9. f4 b4 10. Na4 Qa5 11. Nf3 c5 12. dxc5 Nxc5 13. Nxc5 dxc5 14. Be4 Ra7 15. O-O Nd7 16. Qc2 O-O 17. Rad1 Qc7 18. Qf2 e6 19. Rd6 Re8 20. Bc6 Bf8 21. Bxd7 Bxd7 22. Bxc5 Rb7 23. b3 Rc8 24. Bd4 Bc6 25. c5 Bxf3 26. Qxf3 Bxd6 27. exd6 Qc6 28. Qe3 Qd5 29. Rc1 Kf8 30. h3 Ke8 31. Rc4 Kd7 32. Qe1 a5 33. Qh4 Kc6 34. Qxh7 a4 35. Qh4 axb3 36. axb3 Ra8 37. Qf2 f6 38. Bxf6 Qd1+ 39. Kh2 Qxb3 40. Qe2 Rh7 41. d7 Rxh3+ 42. gxh3 Ra2 43. d8=N+ Kc7 44. Nxe6+ Kc8 45. Re4 Rxe2+ 46. Rxe2 Qf3 47. Rg2 Qc6 48. f5 gxf5 49. Rg8+ Kd7 50. Nf8+ Kc8 51. Ne6+ Kd7 52. Nf8+ Kc8 53. Bd4 Qe4 54. Ne6+ Kd7 55. Rg6 f4 56. c6+ Kxc6 57. Nxf4+ Kd7 58. Rg7+ Ke8 59. Rg8+ Kf7 60. Rg7+ Ke8 61. Rg8+ Kf7 62. Rg7+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Tilburg NED"] [Date "1996.10.19"] [Round "8"] [White "Svidler, P"] [Black "Van Wely, L"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B85"] [WhiteElo "2650"] [BlackElo "2605"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. f4 Be7 8. Be3 O-O 9. O-O Nc6 10. Qe1 Nxd4 11. Bxd4 b5 12. a3 Bb7 13. Qg3 Bc6 14. Rae1 Qd7 15. Bd3 a5 16. b4 axb4 17. axb4 e5 18. fxe5 dxe5 19. Qxe5 Bd6 20. Qf5 Bxh2+ 21. Kxh2 Qxd4 22. e5 Bd7 23. Qf3 Ng4+ 24. Kh1 Nxe5 25. Bxh7+ Kxh7 26. Qh5+ Kg8 27. Qxe5 Qh4+ 28. Qh2 Qxh2+ 29. Kxh2 Rfe8 30. Rxe8+ Bxe8 31. Rf5 Rc8 32. Nxb5 Rxc2 33. Nd4 Rc4 34. Rd5 Rxb4 35. Rd8 Kh7 36. Rxe8 Rxd4 37. Kg3 f5 38. Kf3 Kh6 39. Re3 Kh5 40. g3 g5 41. Ra3 g4+ 42. Kg2 Rd6 43. Ra4 Kg5 44. Rf4 Kf6 45. Rf1 Rd2+ 46. Kg1 Re2 47. Rf4 Ke5 1/2-1/2 [Event "It"] [Site "Tilburg NED"] [Date "1996.10.19"] [Round "8"] [White "Polgar, J"] [Black "Karpov, An"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D42"] [WhiteElo "2665"] [BlackElo "2775"] 1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 Be7 7. cxd5 Nxd5 8. Bd3 Nc6 9. O-O O-O 10. Re1 Bf6 11. Be4 Nce7 12. Ne5 Ng6 13. Qf3 Nxc3 14. bxc3 Bxe5 15. dxe5 Qa5 16. Rb1 Nxe5 17. Qe2 a6 18. Rb3 Nc6 19. Bb2 e5 20. c4 1/2-1/2