Fritz affronte les ouvertures de Vladimir Kramnik

Rapport général sur l'ouverture

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1 c4
c51
Nf32
Nf63
d44
cxd4
Nxd4
e65
g36
Bb4+
Bd27
Be7
Bg2
Nc6
Bf48
OO9
22: 43%
2 Nf3
c510
c411
Nf612
Nc3
d513
cxd5
Nxd5
d4
Nxc3
bxc3
g6
e4
Bg7
Rb114
OO15
24: 50%
3 ...
d5
d416
c617
c4
Nf6
Nc318
dxc419
a4
Bf520
Ne5
e6
f3
Bb4
e4
Bxe421
17: 59%
4 ...
...
...
Nf6
c4
c622
Nc323
e624
e325
Nbd7
Qc226
Bd6
b327
OO
Be2
b628
23: 61%
5 ...
Nf6
c4
c529
Nc330
d531
cxd5
Nxd5
d4
Nxc3
bxc3
g6
e432
Bg7
Bb5+33
Nc634
31: 65%
6 ...
...
...
e6
Nc335
Bb436
Qc237
OO
a3
Bxc3
Qxc3
b638
b439
Bb740
Bb2
d641
21: 55%
7 ...
...
...
g6
Nc342
Bg743
e444
d645
d4
OO
Be2
e546
OO47
Nc648
d5
Ne749
29: 69%
8 d4
d550
c451
dxc452
Nf3
e653
e3
Nf654
Bxc4
c5
OO
a655
Bb356
cxd457
exd4
Nc658
26: 62%
9 ...
...
...
c6
Nf359
Nf660
Nc361
e662
e363
Nbd7
Bd364
dxc4
Bxc4
b5
Bd3
a665
34: 54%
10 ...
Nf6
c466
g667
Nc368
d569
cxd570
Nxd5
e4
Nxc3
bxc3
Bg7
Nf371
c5
Rb172
OO73
36: 63%
11 ...
...
...
e6
Nc374
Bb475
Qc276
d577
cxd578
Qxd5
Nf379
Qf5
Qxf5
exf5
a3
Bd680
34: 57%
12 ...
...
...
...
Nf3
d581
Nc382
Be783
Bg584
h685
Bh486
OO
e3
b687
Be2
Bb788
36: 51%
13 e4
e589
Nf390
Nc6
Bb591
Nf692
OO93
Nxe4
d494
Be7
dxe5
OO
Re1
d5
exd6
Bxd695
27: 59%
14 ...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Nd6
Bxc6
dxc6
dxe5
Nf5
Qxd8+
Kxd896
15: 47%
15 ...
...
...
Nf6
Nxe597
d6
Nf398
Nxe4
d499
d5
Bd3
Nc6
OO
Be7
c4100
Nf6101
19: 58%
16 ...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Nb4102
17: 50%
17 ...
c5
Nf3103
Nc6104
Nc3105
d6106
d4
cxd4
Nxd4
Nf6
Bg5107
e6
Qd2
a6
OOO
h6108
27: 54%
18 ...
...
...
...
Bb5
g6109
OO110
Bg7
Re1111
e5112
Bxc6
dxc6
d3
Ne7113
Be3
b6114
15: 60%
19 ...
...
...
...
d4
cxd4
Nxd4
Nf6115
Nc3
e5116
Ndb5
d6
Bg5
a6
Na3
b5117
26: 56%
20 ...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
d6
Bg5118
e6
Qd2
a6119
OOO
h6120
21: 45%
  1. 1...e5 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.Nf3 Nc6 4.d4 exd4 5.Nxd4 Bb4 6.Bg5 h6 7.Bh4 Bxc3+ 8.bxc3 Ne5 9.f4 Ng6 =-=(21) Kramnik 2765 -- Karpov 2775, Las Palmas 1996; 4.a3 d5 5.cxd5 Nxd5 6.d3 Be7 7.e3 Be6 8.Be2 OO 9.OO a5 0-1(50) Kramnik 2760 -- Adams 2708, Las Vegas 1999; 2.g3 Nc6 3.Bg2 g6 4.Nc3 Bg7 5.d3 Nf6 6.Rb1 OO 7.b4 a6 8.e3 d6 9.Nge2 Be6 =-=(36) Karpov 2735 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998.
    1...g6 2.d4 Bg7 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.g3 d5 5.cxd5 Nxd5 6.Bg2 Nxc3 7.bxc3 c5 8.e3 Qa5 9.Ne2 cxd4 =-=(23) Georgiev 2670 -- Kramnik 2770, Belgrade 1997.

  2. 2.Nc3 g6 3.g3 Bg7 4.Bg2 Nc6 5.a3 a6 6.Rb1 Rb8 7.b4 cxb4 8.axb4 b5 9.cxb5 axb5 =-=(31) Kasparov 2805 -- Kramnik 2715, New York 1995.

  3. 2...Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 e6 5.Nb5 Nf6 6.Bf4 Bb4+ 7.N1c3 OO 8.Bd6 Bxd6 9.Nxd6 Qb6 0-1(44) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998; 5.Nc3 Nf6 6.Bg5 Be7 7.e3 OO 8.Be2 Qa5 9.Bh4 Rd8 =-=(33) Gelfand 2700 -- Kramnik 2775, Amsterdam 1996; 4...Nf6 5.g3 g6 6.Bg2 Bg7 7.Nc3 OO 8.OO Ng4 9.e3 d6 1-0(27) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998; 5...d6 6.Bg2 Bd7 7.Nc3 g6 8.Nxc6 bxc6 9.c5 d5 =-=(42) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998; 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.e3 e6 5.d4 d5 6.cxd5 exd5 7.Bb5 cxd4 8.Nxd4 Bd7 9.OO Bd6 0-1(63) Kasparov 2775 -- Kramnik 2775, Moscow 1996; 3...Nd4 4.Ne5 Nc6 5.Nf3 Nd4 6.e3 Nxf3+ 7.Qxf3 g6 8.d4 Bg7 9.Qd1 cxd4 =-=(50) Gelfand 2675 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998; 3.e3 Nf6 4.d4 cxd4 5.exd4 d5 6.Nc3 e6 7.Bg5 Be7 8.c5 OO 9.Bb5 h6 0-1(41) Korchnoi 2643 -- Kramnik 2802, Zurich SUI 2001.

  4. 3.g3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.Bg2 Nc6 6.Nc3 g6 7.OO Bg7 8.Qa4 Nb6 9.Qb5 Nd7 =-=(24) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000; 3...b6 4.Bg2 Bb7 5.OO g6 6.d4 cxd4 7.Qxd4 Bg7 8.Nc3 d6 9.Rd1 Nbd7 =-=(39) Topalov 2700 -- Kramnik 2751, Wijk aan Zee 1999.
    3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.d4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 g6 7.e4 Bg7 8.Rb1 OO 9.Be2 cxd4 1-0(52) Ivanchuk 2709 -- Kramnik 2758, Monaco 2000; 3...Nc6 4.g3 g6 5.d4 cxd4 6.Nxd4 d6 7.Bg2 Bd7 8.OO Bg7 9.Nxc6 bxc6 1-0(60) Gelfand 2692 -- Kramnik 2758, Monaco 2000.

  5. 4...a6 5.Nc3 e6 6.g3 Qc7 7.Qd3 Nc6 8.Nxc6 dxc6 9.Bg2 e5 =-=(11) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000.
    4...Nc6 5.g3 g6 6.Bg2 Bg7 7.Nc3 OO 8.Nc2 d6 9.OO Be6 =-=(31) Kasparov 2825 -- Kramnik 2790, Frankfurt 1998.

  6. 5.Nc3 Bb4 6.g3 d5 7.cxd5 Nxd5 8.Bd2 OO 9.Bg2 Bxc3 =-=(36) Kasparov 2812 -- Kramnik 2751, Wijk aan Zee 1999.

  7. 6.Nc3 OO 7.Bg2 d5 8.cxd5 Nxd5 9.Qb3 Qb6 0-1(22) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998.

  8. 8.Bc3 OO 9.OO d5 =-=(23) Kortschnoj 2676 -- Kramnik 2760, Las Vegas 1999.

  9. 9.Nc3 a6 0-1(40) Topalov 2690 -- Kramnik 2760, Las Vegas 1999.

  10. 1...g6 2.d4 Nf6 3.c4 Bg7 4.Nc3 d5 5.cxd5 Nxd5 6.e4 Nxc3 7.bxc3 c5 8.Rb1 OO 9.Be2 cxd4 =-=(41) Kramnik 2715 -- Anand 2715, Riga 1995; 1-0(101) Kramnik 2775 -- Anand 2725, Dos Hermanas 1996; =-=(23) Kramnik 2790 -- Anand 2770, Monte Carlo 1998; 2...d6 3.c4 Bg7 4.Nc3 e5 5.dxe5 dxe5 6.Qxd8+ Kxd8 7.Bd2 Be6 8.OOO Nd7 9.Ng5 Bxc4 1-0(48) Kramnik 2790 -- Topalov 2740, Monte Carlo 1998; 2.e4 d6 3.d4 Nf6 4.Bd3 Bg7 5.OO OO 6.c3 Nc6 7.Re1 e5 8.h3 Bd7 9.Nbd2 Nh5 =-=(30) Kramnik 2790 -- Timman 2635, Wijk aan Zee 1998.
    1...Nc6 2.d4 d5 3.Bf4 Bg4 4.e3 e6 5.c4 Bb4+ 6.Nc3 Nf6 7.Rc1 OO 8.h3 Bxf3 9.Qxf3 Qe7 =-=(58) Kramnik 2790 -- Ivanchuk 2740, Linares 1998.
    1...e6 2.c4 d5 3.d4 Nf6 4.Nc3 c6 5.e3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Be2 OO 8.OO Qe7 9.Rd1 dxc4 =-=(10) Kramnik 2765 -- Ivanchuk 2730, Yerevan 1996.

  11. 2.g3 g6 3.Bg2 Bg7 4.OO Nc6 5.d3 Nf6 6.e4 OO 7.Re1 d6 8.Nc3 Bg4 9.h3 Bxf3 0-1(52) Kramnik 2710 -- Anand 2715, Moscow 1994.

  12. 2...g6 3.d4 Bg7 4.e4 d6 5.Be2 Nc6 6.d5 Nd4 7.Nxd4 cxd4 8.OO Qb6 9.Nd2 Nf6 =-=(49) Kramnik 2751 -- Topalov 2700, Dos Hermanas 1999; 4...Qb6 5.dxc5 Qxc5 6.Be2 d6 7.OO Nc6 8.a3 Bg4 9.b4 Qb6 1-0(28) Kramnik 2751 -- Topalov 2700, Monte Carlo 1999; 3...cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nc6 5.e4 Nf6 6.Nc3 d6 7.Be2 Nxd4 8.Qxd4 Bg7 9.Be3 OO 0-1(108) Kramnik 2775 -- Anand 2725, Amsterdam 1996; 3.e4 Nc6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 Nf6 6.Nc3 d6 7.Be2 Nxd4 8.Qxd4 Bg7 9.Bg5 OO =-=(17) Kramnik 2710 -- Anand 2715, Moscow 1994.
    2...Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 e6 5.Nc3 Nf6 6.g3 Qb6 7.Nb3 Ne5 8.e4 Bb4 9.Qe2 d6 =-=(24) Kramnik 2790 -- Salov 2680, Wijk aan Zee 1998; 5.Nb5 Nf6 6.Bf4 Bb4+ 7.N1c3 OO 8.Bd6 Bxd6 9.Nxd6 Ne8 =-=(60) Kramnik 2758 -- Gelfand 2692, Monaco 2000; 3.Nc3 g6 4.e3 Bg7 5.d4 d6 6.d5 Bxc3+ 7.bxc3 Na5 8.e4 Nf6 9.e5 dxe5 0-1(37) Kramnik 2790 -- Anand 2770, Frankfurt 1998; 3...Nd4 4.g3 Nxf3+ 5.exf3 Nf6 6.d4 e6 7.Bg2 d5 8.cxd5 Nxd5 9.Nxd5 exd5 =-=(33) Kramnik 2790 -- Anand 2770, Frankfurt 1998.

  13. 3...Nc6 4.g3 d5 5.d4 e6 6.cxd5 Nxd5 7.Bg2 Ndb4 8.e3 cxd4 9.exd4 Nxd4 =-=(33) Kramnik 2751 -- Topalov 2700, Linares 1999; 5...cxd4 6.Nxd4 dxc4 7.Nxc6 Qxd1+ 8.Nxd1 bxc6 9.Bg2 Nd5 =-=(48) Kramnik 2770 -- Polgar 2670, Tilburg 1997; 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 e6 6.g3 Qb6 7.Ndb5 Ne5 8.Bg2 a6 9.Qa4 Neg4 1-0(26) Kramnik 2710 -- Anand 2715, Monte Carlo 1994.
    3...e6 4.g3 b6 5.Bg2 Bb7 6.OO Be7 7.d4 cxd4 8.Qxd4 Nc6 9.Qf4 OO 0-1(44) Kramnik 2770 -- Leko 2743, Budapest 2001.

  14. 8.Bb5+ Nc6 9.OO cxd4 =-=(15) Kramnik 2772 -- Leko 2745, Wijk aan Zee 2001.

  15. 9.Be2 cxd4 =-=(43) Kramnik 2751 -- Shirov 2726, Monte Carlo 1999; =-=(33) Kramnik 2790 -- Ivanchuk 2740, Monte Carlo 1998; =-=(26) Kramnik 2790 -- Kasparov 2825, Linares 1998.

  16. 2.c4 e6 3.d4 Nf6 4.Nc3 Be7 5.Bg5 h6 6.Bh4 OO 7.e3 Ne4 8.Bxe7 Qxe7 9.Rc1 Nxc3 =-=(24) Anand 2790 -- Kramnik 2772, Monaco MNC 2001; 3.g3 Nf6 4.Bg2 dxc4 5.Qa4+ c6 6.Qxc4 b5 7.Qc2 Bb7 8.a4 Be7 9.Ne5 Nd5 0-1(26) Ivanchuk 2714 -- Kramnik 2751, Monte Carlo 1999.
    2.g3 Bg4 3.Bg2 Nd7 4.c4 e6 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Nc3 Ngf6 7.OO c6 8.d3 Bc5 9.Qb3 Bb6 =-=(29) Piket 2628 -- Kramnik 2797, Zurich SUI 2001.

  17. 2...e6 3.c4 dxc4 4.e3 Nf6 5.Bxc4 c5 6.OO a6 7.dxc5 Qxd1 8.Rxd1 Bxc5 9.Nbd2 Nbd7 0-1(29) Kramnik 2740 -- Anand 2765, Monte Carlo 1997; 6...Nc6 7.Qe2 cxd4 8.Rd1 Be7 9.exd4 Na5 1-0(41) Kramnik 2760 -- Kortschnoj 2676, Las Vegas 1999; 4.Qa4+ Nc6 5.Qxc4 Nf6 6.Bg5 h6 7.Bxf6 Qxf6 8.Nc3 Bd6 9.g3 OO 1-0(50) Kramnik 2730 -- Ivanchuk 2740, Dortmund 1995; 3...c5 4.cxd5 exd5 5.g3 Nc6 6.Bg2 Nf6 7.OO Be7 8.Nc3 OO 9.Bg5 cxd4 =-=(55) Kramnik 2790 -- Sadler 2650, Monte Carlo 1998; 3...Bb4+ 4.Bd2 Bxd2+ 5.Nbxd2 Nf6 6.g3 OO 7.Bg2 Qe7 8.OO b6 9.Rc1 Bb7 1-0(41) Kramnik 2770 -- Polgar 2670, Dortmund 1997.
    2...Bf5 3.c4 e6 4.Nc3 c6 5.Qb3 Qb6 6.c5 Qc7 7.Bf4 Qc8 8.Nh4 Bg6 9.Nxg6 hxg6 =-=(25) Kramnik 2740 -- Short 2690, Dos Hermanas 1997; 1-0(40) Kramnik 2790 -- Gelfand 2675, Wijk aan Zee 1998.
    2...a6 3.Bg5 Bg4 4.e3 Nf6 5.c4 dxc4 6.Bxc4 e6 7.Nc3 Be7 8.h3 Bh5 9.Bxf6 Bxf6 1-0(58) Kramnik 2740 -- Short 2690, Novgorod 1997.

  18. 4.e3 e6 5.Bd3 Nbd7 6.OO Bd6 7.Nc3 OO 8.Qc2 e5 9.cxd5 cxd5 =-=(31) Kramnik 2758 -- Shirov 2751, Frankfurt 2000.

  19. 4...a6 5.c5 Bf5 6.Qb3 Ra7 7.Bf4 Nbd7 8.h3 h6 9.e3 g5 0-1(35) Kramnik 2765 -- Shirov 2685, Vienna 1996.
    4...e6 5.e3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Bd3 OO 8.Bd2 Qe7 9.OO dxc4 =-=(58) Kramnik 2730 -- Shirov 2695, Belgrade 1995.

  20. 5...Na6 6.e3 Bg4 7.Bxc4 e6 8.h3 Bh5 9.OO Nb4 0-1(49) Kramnik 2775 -- Short 2665, Moscow 1996.

  21. 9.fxe4 Nxe4 1-0(49) Kramnik 2765 -- Shirov 2685, Dortmund 1996; 1-0(48) Kramnik 2758 -- Shirov 2751, Linares 2000.

  22. 3...e6 4.Nc3 c6 5.Bg5 Nbd7 6.cxd5 exd5 7.e3 Be7 8.Bd3 OO 9.Qc2 Re8 1-0(51) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998; 8...Ne4 9.Bxe7 Qxe7 =-=(51) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998; 8.Qc2 Nh5 9.h4 Ndf6 =-=(28) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998; 4...Be7 5.Qc2 c5 6.dxc5 Na6 7.g3 OO 8.Bg2 dxc4 9.OO Qa5 =-=(59) Kramnik 2765 -- Short 2695, Novgorod 1996; 5.Bf4 OO 6.e3 c5 7.dxc5 Bxc5 8.cxd5 Nxd5 9.Nxd5 exd5 1-0(32) Kramnik 2758 -- Short 2683, Wijk aan Zee 2000; 4...Bb4 5.Qa4+ Nc6 6.a3 Be7 7.cxd5 exd5 8.Bf4 OO 9.e3 Bf5 0-1(45) Kramnik 2770 -- Bareev 2670, Kazan 1997; 4...dxc4 5.e4 Bb4 6.Bg5 c5 7.Bxc4 cxd4 8.Nxd4 Qa5 9.Bd2 Qc5 1-0(46) Kramnik 2790 -- Lautier 2645, Monte Carlo 1998; 4.g3 dxc4 5.Bg2 Nc6 6.Qa4 Bb4+ 7.Bd2 Bd6 8.Qxc4 OO 9.Bc3 Qe7 =-=(40) Anand 2770 -- Kramnik 2790, Frankfurt 1998.
    3...dxc4 4.e3 g6 5.Bxc4 Bg7 6.OO OO 7.Nc3 Nfd7 8.Qe2 Nb6 9.Bb3 Nc6 =-=(47) Kramnik 2775 -- Kamsky 2735, Monte Carlo 1996; 4.Nc3 a6 5.e4 b5 6.e5 Nd5 7.a4 e6 8.axb5 Bb4 9.Qc2 Nb6 0-1(37) Kramnik 2710 -- Ivanchuk 2710, Monte Carlo 1994.

  23. 4.e3 e6 5.Bd3 dxc4 6.Bxc4 c5 7.OO Nc6 8.Qe2 a6 9.dxc5 Bxc5 =-=(21) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998.
    4.Qb3 e6 5.Bg5 Nbd7 6.Nc3 h6 7.Bh4 Be7 8.e3 OO 9.Rd1 Ne4 1-0(36) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998.

  24. 4...dxc4 5.a4 Na6 6.e3 Bg4 7.Bxc4 e6 8.h3 Bh5 9.OO Nb4 =-=(37) Kramnik 2775 -- Ivanchuk 2735, Monte Carlo 1996; 5...Bf5 6.e3 e6 7.Bxc4 Bb4 8.OO Nbd7 9.Qe2 Bg6 =-=(26) Kramnik 2760 -- Bareev 2698, Bugojno 1999.
    4...a6 5.a4 e6 6.Bg5 Nbd7 7.cxd5 exd5 8.e3 Be7 9.Bd3 OO =-=(76) Kramnik 2740 -- Gelfand 2700, Novgorod 1997.

  25. 5.Bg5 h6 6.Bxf6 Qxf6 7.g3 Nd7 8.Bg2 dxc4 9.OO Bd6 1-0(32) Kramnik 2758 -- Anand 2769, Monaco 2000; 6.Bh4 dxc4 7.e4 g5 8.Bg3 b5 9.Be2 Bb7 1-0(41) Kramnik 2770 -- Akopian 2660, Dortmund 2000; 5...dxc4 6.e4 b5 7.e5 h6 8.Bh4 g5 9.Nxg5 hxg5 =-=(59) Kramnik 2775 -- Shirov 2690, Monte Carlo 1996.

  26. 6.Bd3 dxc4 7.Bxc4 b5 8.Be2 Bb7 9.OO a6 =-=(46) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998; 8.Bd3 a6 9.e4 c5 =-=(28) Kramnik 2751 -- Kasparov 2812, Wijk aan Zee 1999.

  27. 7.Bd2 OO 8.Bd3 dxc4 9.Bxc4 e5 =-=(50) Kramnik 2775 -- Shirov 2690, Frankfurt 1996.

  28. 9.OO Bb7 1-0(30) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998; =-=(58) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998.

  29. 2...b6 3.g3 Bb7 4.Bg2 e6 5.OO Be7 6.Nc3 OO 7.Re1 d5 8.cxd5 Nxd5 9.e4 Nxc3 1-0(41) Kramnik 2740 -- Ivanchuk 2740, Monte Carlo 1997; =-=(36) Kramnik 2740 -- Karpov 2760, Monte Carlo 1997; 8...exd5 9.d4 Nbd7 =-=(26) Kramnik 2775 -- Karpov 2770, Monte Carlo 1996; 1-0 Kramnik 2765 -- Anand 2735, Las Palmas 1996; 6.Re1 OO 7.Nc3 d5 8.cxd5 Nxd5 9.e4 Nxc3 1-0(39) Kramnik 2770 -- Karpov 2745, Dortmund 1997; 6.d4 OO 7.Re1 d5 8.cxd5 exd5 9.Nc3 Nbd7 1-0(33) Kramnik 2770 -- Van Wely 2655, Tilburg 1997; 4...c5 5.OO g6 6.Nc3 Bg7 7.d4 cxd4 8.Qxd4 d6 9.Be3 Nbd7 =-=(58) Kramnik 2710 -- Karpov 2740, Monte Carlo 1994; 3...c5 4.Bg2 Bb7 5.OO g6 6.Nc3 Bg7 7.d4 cxd4 8.Qxd4 d6 9.Rd1 Nbd7 =-=(33) Kramnik 2751 -- Karpov 2710, Dos Hermanas 1999; =-=(57) Kramnik 2770 -- Kasparov 2849, London 2000; 5...e6 6.Nc3 Be7 7.Re1 d5 8.cxd5 Nxd5 9.e4 Nb4 1-0(31) Kramnik 2751 -- Karpov 2710, Monte Carlo 1999; 3.Nc3 c5 4.e4 d6 5.d4 cxd4 6.Nxd4 Bb7 7.Qe2 Nc6 8.Nxc6 Bxc6 9.Bg5 Nd7 =-=(48) Kramnik 2770 -- Adams 2680, Tilburg 1997.
    2...c6 3.Nc3 d5 4.d4 e6 5.e3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 b6 7.Bd3 Bb7 8.OO Be7 9.b3 Rc8 1-0(19) Kramnik 2770 -- Ivanchuk 2725, Dortmund 1997; 4...a6 5.a4 e6 6.g3 dxc4 7.Bg2 c5 8.OO cxd4 9.Nxd4 Nbd7 =-=(15) Kramnik 2740 -- Gelfand 2700, Linares 1997; 3.d4 d5 4.e3 Bf5 5.Nc3 e6 6.Nh4 Bg6 7.Nxg6 hxg6 8.g3 Nbd7 9.Bg2 dxc4 =-=(39) Kramnik 2758 -- Anand 2769, Frankfurt 2000.
    2...d5 3.Nc3 e6 4.d4 dxc4 5.Bg5 Bb4 6.Qa4+ Nc6 7.a3 Bxc3+ 8.bxc3 Qd5 9.Bxf6 gxf6 0-1(52) Kramnik 2751 -- Ivanchuk 2714, Wijk aan Zee 1999.

  30. 3.g3 d5 4.d4 dxc4 5.Qa4+ Bd7 6.Qxc4 Bc6 7.dxc5 Bd5 8.Qa4+ Bc6 9.Qc4 Bd5 =-=(41) Kramnik 2758 -- Kasparov 2851, Linares 2000; 7.Bg2 cxd4 8.OO Qd5 9.Na3 a6 =-=(33) Kramnik 2758 -- Leko 2725, Frankfurt 2000; 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.Bg2 Nc6 6.d4 cxd4 7.Nxd4 Ndb4 8.Nxc6 Qxd1+ 9.Kxd1 Nxc6 =-=(32) Kramnik 2758 -- Kasparov 2851, Frankfurt 2000; 3...b6 4.Bg2 Bb7 5.OO g6 6.d4 cxd4 7.Qxd4 Bg7 8.Nc3 d6 9.Rd1 Nbd7 =-=(61) Kramnik 2751 -- Polgar 2677, Dos Hermanas 1999.

  31. 3...e6 4.g3 b6 5.Bg2 Bb7 6.OO d6 7.b3 Nbd7 8.Bb2 Be7 9.d4 OO 1-0(36) Kramnik 2775 -- Topalov 2700, Amsterdam 1996; 6...Be7 7.d4 cxd4 8.Qxd4 OO 9.Rd1 Nc6 =-=(42) Kramnik 2751 -- Leko 2694, Linares 1999; 6...a6 7.d4 cxd4 8.Qxd4 d6 9.Rd1 Be7 =-=(24) Kramnik 2740 -- Shirov 2690, Dos Hermanas 1997; 4...d5 5.cxd5 Nxd5 6.Bg2 Nc6 7.OO Be7 8.d4 OO 9.Nxd5 exd5 =-=(51) Kramnik 2715 -- Anand 2715, Monte Carlo 1995.
    3...Nc6 4.g3 g6 5.Bg2 Bg7 6.d4 cxd4 7.Nxd4 OO 8.OO d6 9.Nxc6 bxc6 =-=(39) Kramnik 2740 -- Topalov 2725, Monte Carlo 1997; 5...d6 6.d4 cxd4 7.Nxd4 Bd7 8.e4 Bg7 9.Nxc6 Bxc6 =-=(26) Kramnik 2715 -- Kamsky 2710, Monte Carlo 1995; 4...e6 5.Bg2 d5 6.cxd5 Nxd5 7.OO Be7 8.d4 OO 9.Nxd5 exd5 =-=(17) Kramnik 2710 -- Anand 2715, Linares 1994.

  32. 7.e3 Bg7 8.Bd3 OO 9.OO Qc7 =-=(25) Kramnik 2790 -- Topalov 2740, Wijk aan Zee 1998.
    7.Bg5 Bg7 8.Qd2 Qa5 9.Rc1 h6 1-0(32) Kramnik 2772 -- Van Wely 2700, Monaco MNC 2001.

  33. 8.Rb1 OO 9.Be2 cxd4 =-=(55) Kramnik 2790 -- Topalov 2740, Linares 1998.

  34. 9.OO OO 1-0(39) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998; 9...cxd4 1-0(41) Kramnik 2751 -- Shirov 2726, Wijk aan Zee 1999.

  35. 3.g3 d5 4.d4 Be7 5.Bg2 OO 6.Qc2 dxc4 7.Qxc4 a6 8.Qc2 Nc6 9.Be3 Nd5 =-=(29) Kramnik 2751 -- Anand 2784, Wijk aan Zee 1999; 6.OO dxc4 7.Qc2 a6 8.Qxc4 b5 9.Qc2 Bb7 1-0(29) Kramnik 2790 -- Svidler 2690, Linares 1998.

  36. 3...d5 4.d4 Be7 5.Bg5 OO 6.e3 h6 7.Bh4 Ne4 8.Bxe7 Qxe7 9.Rc1 c6 =-=(58) Kramnik 2765 -- Kasparov 2785, Las Palmas 1996; 5...h6 6.Bh4 OO 7.e3 Ne4 8.Bxe7 Qxe7 9.Rc1 c6 =-=(51) Kramnik 2758 -- Karpov 2696, Monaco 2000; 5.Bf4 OO 6.e3 c5 7.dxc5 Bxc5 8.a3 Nc6 9.Qc2 Qa5 =-=(56) Kramnik 2790 -- Karpov 2735, Monte Carlo 1998; 4...dxc4 5.e4 Bb4 6.Bg5 c5 7.Bxc4 cxd4 8.Nxd4 Bd7 9.OO Nc6 =-=(14) Kramnik 2740 -- Anand 2765, Linares 1997; =-=(41) Kramnik 2740 -- Anand 2765, Dos Hermanas 1997; 4...c6 5.Bg5 h6 6.Bh4 dxc4 7.e4 g5 8.Bg3 b5 9.Be2 Bb7 0-1(42) Kramnik 2770 -- Anand 2765, Belgrade 1997.

  37. 4.Qb3 c5 5.g3 Nc6 6.a3 Ba5 7.Bg2 OO 8.OO d5 9.d3 h6 0-1(47) Topalov 2711 -- Kramnik 2802, Dortmund GER 2001; 6.Bg2 OO 7.OO d6 8.d3 h6 9.e3 e5 1-0(87) Kramnik 2765 -- Adams 2685, Dortmund 1996; 4...Nc6 5.a3 Be7 6.d4 d5 7.cxd5 exd5 8.Bf4 OO 9.e3 a6 =-=(19) Kramnik 2775 -- Anand 2725, Monte Carlo 1996.
    4.g3 b6 5.Bg2 Bb7 6.OO OO 7.Qc2 Re8 8.Rd1 Bxc3 9.Qxc3 Qe7 0-1(46) Kramnik 2715 -- Karpov 2780, Monte Carlo 1995; 4...OO 5.Bg2 d5 6.Qb3 Nc6 7.d4 Ne4 8.Qc2 Nd6 9.cxd5 exd5 =-=(11) Kramnik 2775 -- Khalifman 2650, Germany 1996.

  38. 6...c5 7.b4 b6 8.g3 Nc6 9.Bg2 Bb7 1-0(29) Kramnik 2765 -- Ehlvest 2660, Vienna 1996.

  39. 7.e3 Bb7 8.Be2 d6 9.OO Nbd7 1-0(65) Kramnik 2770 -- Anand 2762, Dortmund 2000; 8...c5 9.b4 d6 =-=(28) Kramnik 2760 -- Adams 2708, Las Vegas 1999.
    7.d4 Bb7 8.Bg5 d6 9.Nd2 Nbd7 =-=(24) Kramnik 2790 -- Anand 2770, Linares 1998; 8.e3 Ne4 9.Qc2 d6 =-=(22) Kramnik 2790 -- Nikolic 2635, Monte Carlo 1998.

  40. 7...a5 8.Bb2 axb4 9.axb4 Rxa1+ =-=(20) Kramnik 2790 -- Anand 2770, Dortmund 1998.

  41. 9.e3 a5 =-=(44) Kramnik 2790 -- Anand 2770, Frankfurt 1998; 9...Nbd7 1-0(35) Kramnik 2740 -- Karpov 2760, Dos Hermanas 1997.

  42. 3.g3 Bg7 4.Nc3 OO 5.Bg2 d6 6.OO e5 7.d3 h6 8.Rb1 a5 9.a3 Re8 =-=(79) Kramnik 2765 -- Topalov 2750, Vienna 1996.

  43. 3...d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.e4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 c5 7.d4 Bg7 8.Rb1 OO 9.Be2 cxd4 =-=(26) Kramnik 2725 -- Kasparov 2805, Novgorod 1994; 6...Bg7 7.d4 c5 8.Rb1 OO 9.Be2 Nc6 1-0(29) Kramnik 2730 -- Ivanchuk 2740, Paris 1995; 5.Qa4+ Bd7 6.Qh4 Nxc3 7.dxc3 e5 8.Bg5 Be7 9.e4 Nc6 1-0(47) Kramnik 2765 -- Ivanchuk 2730, Las Palmas 1996; 4.Qa4+ Bd7 5.Qb3 dxc4 6.Qxc4 Nc6 7.d4 Bg7 8.e4 OO 9.e5 Be6 =-=(32) Kramnik 2770 -- Ivanchuk 2725, Belgrade 1997.

  44. 4.g3 OO 5.Bg2 c6 6.d4 d5 7.Qb3 Qb6 8.OO Bf5 9.Ne5 e6 =-=(63) Kramnik 2775 -- Gelfand 2700, Dos Hermanas 1996.

  45. 4...OO 5.d4 d6 6.Be2 Nc6 7.OO e5 8.d5 Ne7 9.b4 Nh5 =-=(66) Kramnik 2770 -- Gelfand 2695, Belgrade 1997.

  46. 6...Na6 7.Nd2 c5 8.d5 e6 9.OO exd5 =-=(46) Kramnik 2730 -- Ivanchuk 2740, Belgrade 1995.

  47. 7.d5 a5 8.Bg5 h6 9.Bh4 Na6 0-1(65) Kramnik 2730 -- Kasparov 2795, Paris 1995; 0-1(31) Kramnik 2730 -- Kasparov 2795, Paris 1995; 7...Nbd7 8.Bg5 h6 9.Bh4 g5 1-0(40) Kramnik 2710 -- Kasparov 2805, Linares 1994; 8.Be3 Ng4 9.Bg5 f6 1-0(41) Kramnik 2710 -- Kasparov 2805, Moscow 1994.

  48. 7...exd4 8.Nxd4 Re8 9.f3 c6 1-0(40) Kramnik 2770 -- Polgar 2670, Dortmund 1997; 9...Nc6 1-0(61) Kramnik 2765 -- Glek 2670, Berlin 1996.
    7...Na6 8.Be3 Ng4 9.Bg5 f6 1-0(41) Kramnik 2740 -- Topalov 2725, Novgorod 1997; 9...Qe8 1-0(51) Kramnik 2740 -- Shirov 2690, Monte Carlo 1997.

  49. 9.b4 Nh5 =-=(51) Kramnik 2765 -- Gelfand 2665, Novgorod 1996; =-=(24) Kramnik 2765 -- Gelfand 2665, Dortmund 1996; 1-0(44) Kramnik 2765 -- Polgar 2665, Vienna 1996; =-=(35) Kramnik 2765 -- Gelfand 2665, Vienna 1996; 1-0(23) Kramnik 2758 -- Ivanchuk 2709, Monaco 2000; 1-0(36) Kramnik 2770 -- Shirov 2700, Tilburg 1997; =-=(46) Kramnik 2790 -- Shirov 2710, Linares 1998; =-=(46) Kramnik 2790 -- Shirov 2710, Monte Carlo 1998; =-=(45) Kramnik 2765 -- Topalov 2750, Novgorod 1996; 1-0(32) Kramnik 2740 -- Kasparov 2795, Novgorod 1997; 9...a5 =-=(80) Kramnik 2765 -- Topalov 2750, Las Palmas 1996; =-=(36) Kramnik 2770 -- Topalov 2745, Dortmund 1997; 1-0(42) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998.

  50. 1...e6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 exd5 4.cxd5 d6 5.Nc3 g6 6.e4 Bg7 7.Nf3 a6 8.h3 b5 9.Bd3 Ne7 =-=(30) Kramnik 2770 -- Leko 2743, Budapest 2001; 2...d5 3.Nc3 c6 4.e3 Nf6 5.Nf3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Bd3 e5 8.cxd5 cxd5 9.Nb5 Bb4+ =-=(25) Kramnik 2751 -- Ivanchuk 2714, Linares 1999.

  51. 2.Nf3 e6 3.c4 dxc4 4.e3 c5 5.Bxc4 a6 6.d5 b5 7.Bb3 exd5 8.Qxd5 Qxd5 9.Bxd5 Ra7 =-=(19) Kramnik 2751 -- Anand 2781, Linares 1999; 4...Nf6 5.Bxc4 c5 6.OO Nc6 7.Qe2 a6 8.a3 cxd4 9.Rd1 b5 1-0(60) Kramnik 2760 -- Topalov 2690, Las Vegas 1999; 2...Nf6 3.c4 c6 4.e3 a6 5.Bd3 Bg4 6.Nbd2 e6 7.b3 Nbd7 8.Bb2 Bd6 9.Qc2 Qb8 =-=(57) Kramnik 2797 -- Kasparov 2827, Kasparovchess.com INT 2001; 4.Nc3 e6 5.Bg5 h6 6.Bxf6 Qxf6 7.Qc2 dxc4 8.e3 b5 9.a4 Bb7 =-=(19) Beliavsky 2690 -- Kramnik 2790, Dortmund 1998.
    2.Bg5 c6 3.Nf3 Bg4 4.Nbd2 Nf6 5.Bxf6 exf6 6.e3 Nd7 7.c4 dxc4 8.Bxc4 Bd6 9.Be2 OO 1-0(36) Adams 2670 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998.

  52. 2...e6 3.Nc3 Be7 4.Nf3 Nf6 5.Bg5 h6 6.Bh4 OO 7.e3 Ne4 8.Bxe7 Qxe7 9.Rc1 Nxc3 =-=(29) Anand 2735 -- Kramnik 2765, Cologne 1996; 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.Nc3 Be7 5.Bg5 OO 6.cxd5 exd5 7.e3 c6 8.Bd3 Bg4 9.Qc2 h6 1-0(41) Kramnik 2780 -- Zvjaginsev 2650, Tilburg 1998.
    2...Nc6 3.Nf3 Bg4 4.Nc3 e6 5.Bf4 Bxf3 6.gxf3 Bd6 7.Bg3 Nge7 8.e3 Qd7 9.Qc2 f5 =-=(62) Kramnik 2758 -- Morozevich 2748, Frankfurt 2000.

  53. 3...Nf6 4.e3 e6 5.Bxc4 c5 6.OO a6 7.dxc5 Qxd1 8.Rxd1 Bxc5 9.Nbd2 b6 1-0(52) Kramnik 2751 -- Karpov 2710, Frankfurt 1999; 7.Bd3 cxd4 8.exd4 Be7 9.Ne5 OO =-=(26) Kramnik 2751 -- Karpov 2710, Dortmund 1999; 7.Bb3 Nc6 8.Nc3 cxd4 9.exd4 Be7 1-0(32) Kramnik 2751 -- Karpov 2710, Frankfurt 1999.
    3...a6 4.e3 Nf6 5.Bxc4 e6 6.OO c5 7.Bb3 Nc6 8.Nc3 cxd4 9.exd4 Be7 =-=(25) Kramnik 2797 -- Anand 2794, Mainz GER 2001.

  54. 4...c5 5.Bxc4 a6 6.OO Nf6 7.dxc5 Qxd1 8.Rxd1 Bxc5 9.Nbd2 Nbd7 =-=(74) Kramnik 2770 -- Kasparov 2849, London 2000; 7.a4 Nc6 8.Qe2 cxd4 9.Rd1 Be7 =-=(66) Kramnik 2770 -- Kasparov 2849, London 2000.

  55. 6...Nc6 7.Qe2 a6 8.Rd1 b5 9.d5 exd5 =-=(29) Kramnik 2760 -- Topalov 2690, Las Vegas 1999.

  56. 7.a4 cxd4 8.exd4 Nc6 9.Nc3 Be7 =-=(34) Kramnik 2797 -- Anand 2794, Mainz GER 2001; 7...Nc6 8.Qe2 Qc7 9.Nc3 Bd6 =-=(54) Kramnik 2751 -- Anand 2781, Monte Carlo 1999.
    7.dxc5 Qxd1 8.Rxd1 Bxc5 9.Be2 Nc6 =-=(42) Kramnik 2797 -- Anand 2794, Mainz GER 2001.

  57. 7...Nbd7 8.Qe2 b5 9.e4 Bb7 =-=(38) Kramnik 2797 -- Anand 2794, Mainz GER 2001; 9.a4 Bb7 0-1(47) Kramnik 2797 -- Anand 2794, Mainz GER 2001.

  58. 9.Nc3 Be7 1-0(70) Kramnik 2751 -- Anand 2781, Dos Hermanas 1999; =-=(76) Kramnik 2772 -- Anand 2790, Monaco MNC 2001; =-=(26) Kramnik 2797 -- Anand 2794, Mainz GER 2001; 1-0(39) Kramnik 2802 -- Anand 2794, Dortmund GER 2001.

  59. 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Nf3 e6 5.e3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Bd3 OO 8.OO dxc4 9.Bxc4 b5 1-0(37) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998; 8...e5 9.cxd5 cxd5 1-0(59) Karpov 2775 -- Kramnik 2765, Vienna 1996; 7.g4 Bb4 8.Bd2 Qe7 9.a3 Bxc3 0-1(28) Gelfand 2665 -- Kramnik 2765, Berlin 1996; 6.Bd3 dxc4 7.Bxc4 b5 8.Bd3 Bb7 9.OO a6 0-1(35) Kasparov 2775 -- Kramnik 2775, Dos Hermanas 1996; 5.Bg5 h6 6.Bxf6 Qxf6 7.e3 Nd7 8.Bd3 dxc4 9.Bxc4 g6 =-=(22) Nikolic 2670 -- Kramnik 2765, Yerevan 1996; 1-0(40) Ivanchuk 2730 -- Kramnik 2765, Novgorod 1996; 6.Bh4 dxc4 7.e4 g5 8.Bg3 b5 9.Be2 Bb7 1-0(40) Shirov 2690 -- Kramnik 2775, Frankfurt 1996; 5...dxc4 6.e4 b5 7.e5 h6 8.Bh4 g5 9.Nxg5 hxg5 =-=(55) Kamsky 2735 -- Kramnik 2775, Dos Hermanas 1996; 4...dxc4 5.a4 Bf5 6.e3 e6 7.Bxc4 Bb4 8.OO OO 9.Qe2 Bg6 1-0(42) Kamsky 2710 -- Kramnik 2715, Monte Carlo 1995; 4.e3 e6 5.Nf3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Bd3 OO 8.OO dxc4 9.Bxc4 b5 =-=(18) Karpov 2710 -- Kramnik 2751, Frankfurt 1999; 9...a6 =-=(42) Karpov 2710 -- Kramnik 2751, Frankfurt 1999; 6.Bd3 dxc4 7.Bxc4 b5 8.Bd3 Bb7 9.a3 b4 =-=(18) Karpov 2775 -- Kramnik 2730, Dortmund 1995; 8...a6 9.e4 c5 =-=(30) Kramnik 2725 -- Shirov 2740, Novgorod 1994.
    3.cxd5 cxd5 4.Nf3 Nf6 5.Nc3 Nc6 6.Bf4 Bf5 7.e3 e6 8.Bd3 Bxd3 9.Qxd3 Bd6 =-=(11) Kramnik 2710 -- Anand 2725, Groningen 1993.

  60. 3...e6 4.Nbd2 Nf6 5.e3 Nbd7 6.Bd3 Bd6 7.e4 e5 8.cxd5 cxd5 9.exd5 OO =-=(17) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998.

  61. 4.e3 Bf5 5.Nc3 a6 6.Bd3 Bxd3 7.Qxd3 e6 8.OO Be7 9.e4 OO 1-0(38) Kramnik 2802 -- Morozevich 2749, Dortmund GER 2001.

  62. 4...dxc4 5.a4 Bf5 6.e3 e6 7.Bxc4 Bb4 8.OO OO 9.Qe2 Bg6 0-1(41) Karpov 2780 -- Kramnik 2715, Monte Carlo 1995; 1-0(86) Kasparov 2810 -- Kramnik 2725, Paris 1994; 9.Nh4 Nbd7 =-=(20) Kramnik 2758 -- Anand 2769, Linares 2000; =-=(18) Kasparov 2810 -- Kramnik 2725, Paris 1994; 6.Ne5 Nbd7 7.Nxc4 Qc7 8.g3 e5 9.dxe5 Nxe5 =-=(23) Kramnik 2797 -- Morozevich 2749, Astana KAZ 2001; 7...Nd5 8.g3 e5 9.Bg2 Nxc3 0-1(61) Kramnik 2772 -- Morozevich 2745, Wijk aan Zee 2001; 6...e6 7.g3 Bb4 8.Bg2 Ne4 9.Bxe4 Bxe4 =-=(31) Kramnik 2758 -- Shirov 2751, Monaco 2000; 6.Nh4 e6 7.Nxf5 exf5 8.e3 Bb4 9.Bxc4 OO =-=(22) Kramnik 2770 -- Bareev 2702, Dortmund 2000.

  63. 5.Bg5 dxc4 6.e4 b5 7.e5 h6 8.Bh4 g5 9.Nxg5 hxg5 1-0(24) Kramnik 2765 -- Ivanchuk 2730, Novgorod 1996; =-=(35) Kasparov 2805 -- Kramnik 2710, New York 1994; =-=(29) Topalov 2750 -- Kramnik 2765, Dortmund 1996; 5...Nbd7 6.cxd5 exd5 7.e3 Be7 8.Qc2 OO 9.Bd3 Re8 =-=(36) Jussupow 2665 -- Kramnik 2765, Vienna 1996.
    5.g3 Nbd7 6.Bg2 dxc4 7.a4 Be7 8.OO OO 9.e4 e5 0-1(26) Topalov 2725 -- Kramnik 2740, Linares 1997.

  64. 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Bd3 OO 8.OO e5 9.cxd5 cxd5 =-=(38) Karpov 2775 -- Kramnik 2765, Las Palmas 1996; 8...dxc4 9.Bxc4 a6 =-=(28) Topalov 2725 -- Kramnik 2740, Dos Hermanas 1997.

  65. 9.e4 c5 1-0(40) Karpov 2740 -- Kramnik 2710, Linares 1994; 0-1(40) Karpov 2740 -- Kramnik 2710, Monte Carlo 1994.
    8...Bb7 9.a3 b4 =-=(27) Karpov 2770 -- Kramnik 2775, Monte Carlo 1996.

  66. 2.Nf3 e6 3.g3 d5 4.Bg2 Be7 5.c4 OO 6.OO dxc4 7.Qc2 a6 8.a4 Bd7 9.Qxc4 Bc6 1-0(60) Kramnik 2797 -- Gelfand 2712, Astana KAZ 2001; 3.c4 b6 4.g3 Ba6 5.b3 Bb4+ 6.Bd2 Be7 7.Bg2 c6 8.OO d5 9.Qc2 OO 1-0(49) Kramnik 2758 -- Adams 2715, Wijk aan Zee 2000; 2...c5 3.d5 g6 4.Nc3 Bg7 5.e4 d6 6.Bb5+ Bd7 7.a4 OO 8.OO Bxb5 9.axb5 Nbd7 =-=(26) Kramnik 2758 -- Leko 2725, Linares 2000; 3...b5 4.Bg5 Ne4 5.Bh4 Bb7 6.Qd3 f5 7.Nbd2 c4 8.Qd4 Na6 9.c3 Nxd2 0-1(33) Kramnik 2758 -- Topalov 2702, Monaco 2000; 2...d5 3.c4 c6 4.Nc3 a6 5.c5 Bf5 6.Bf4 Nbd7 7.e3 e6 8.Be2 Be7 9.Nd2 Bg6 1-0(40) Kramnik 2760 -- Topalov 2690, Dortmund 1999.
    2.Bg5 d5 3.e3 c6 4.Bd3 Bg4 5.f3 Bh5 6.Ne2 e6 7.Nf4 Bg6 8.Nxg6 hxg6 9.c4 dxc4 =-=(66) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998.
    2.c3 g6 3.Bg5 Bg7 4.Nd2 OO 5.e3 d6 6.Ngf3 Qe8 7.Be2 e5 8.OO h6 9.Bh4 Bf5 0-1(45) Short 2665 -- Kramnik 2775, Moscow 1996.

  67. 2...c5 3.d5 b5 4.Nd2 g6 5.e4 bxc4 6.Bxc4 d6 7.b3 Bg7 8.Bb2 OO 9.Ngf3 e5 =-=(31) Kramnik 2790 -- Ivanchuk 2740, Frankfurt 1998; 4...bxc4 5.e4 c3 6.bxc3 g6 7.Nc4 d6 8.Bd3 Bg7 9.Nf3 OO =-=(52) Kramnik 2790 -- Leko 2670, Dortmund 1998; 3...e5 4.Nc3 d6 5.e4 g6 6.Be2 a6 7.Bg5 h6 8.Be3 h5 9.Nf3 h4 1-0(45) Kramnik 2797 -- Piket 2628, Zurich SUI 2001.

  68. 3.g3 c6 4.Nf3 Bg7 5.Nc3 d5 6.Qb3 OO 7.Bg2 Qb6 8.OO Bf5 9.Ne5 e6 =-=(34) Kramnik 2790 -- Shirov 2710, Cazorla 1998; 3...c5 4.Nf3 cxd4 5.Nxd4 Bg7 6.Bg2 OO 7.OO Nc6 8.Nc3 Ng4 9.e3 d6 =-=(21) Akopian 2660 -- Kramnik 2770, Kazan 1997.
    3.f3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.e4 Nb6 6.Nc3 Bg7 7.Be3 OO 8.Qd2 e5 9.d5 c6 0-1(48) Kramnik 2790 -- Shirov 2710, Cazorla 1998; 3...e5 4.dxe5 Nh5 5.Nh3 Nc6 6.Bg5 Be7 7.Bxe7 Qxe7 8.Nc3 Qxe5 9.g4 Ng7 0-1(45) Kramnik 2780 -- Leko 2665, Tilburg 1998.

  69. 3...Bg7 4.e4 d6 5.Nf3 OO 6.Be2 e5 7.d5 a5 8.Bg5 h6 9.Bh4 Na6 0-1(39) Kramnik 2710 -- Kasparov 2815, Munich 1994; 7.Be3 c6 8.d5 Ng4 9.Bg5 f6 1-0(39) Topalov 2750 -- Kramnik 2765, Las Palmas 1996; 7.OO Na6 8.Re1 c6 9.Bf1 exd4 1-0(46) Kramnik 2772 -- Gelfand 2712, Monaco MNC 2001; 5.h3 OO 6.Bg5 Na6 7.Bd3 e5 8.d5 c6 9.Nge2 Nc5 =-=(19) Kasparov 2785 -- Kramnik 2765, Las Palmas 1996; 5.Nge2 OO 6.f3 c5 7.d5 e6 8.Ng3 exd5 9.cxd5 Nbd7 1-0(34) Ivanchuk 2730 -- Kramnik 2765, Las Palmas 1996; 5.f3 OO 6.Be3 e5 7.Nge2 c6 8.Qd2 Nbd7 9.OOO a6 =-=(19) Kramnik 2685 -- Kasparov 2805, Linares 1993; 5.Be2 OO 6.Nf3 e5 7.OO Na6 8.Re1 c6 9.Bf1 Bg4 1-0(14) Kramnik 2772 -- Shirov 2718, Monaco MNC 2001.

  70. 4.Nf3 Bg7 5.Bf4 OO 6.Rc1 dxc4 7.e4 b5 8.Nxb5 Nxe4 9.Bxc7 Qd7 1-0(52) Kramnik 2790 -- Kasparov 2825, Frankfurt 1998; 5.cxd5 Nxd5 6.e4 Nxc3 7.bxc3 c5 8.Be3 Qa5 9.Qd2 Nc6 1-0(22) Kramnik 2770 -- Leko 2743, Budapest 2001.

  71. 7.Bc4 c5 8.Ne2 Nc6 9.Be3 OO =-=(65) Kramnik 2790 -- Shirov 2710, Cazorla 1998; =-=(35) Kramnik 2751 -- Kasparov 2812, Linares 1999; 9...cxd4 1-0(30) Kramnik 2790 -- Svidler 2690, Dortmund 1998; 7...OO 8.Ne2 c5 9.OO Nc6 =-=(25) Kramnik 2790 -- Shirov 2710, Cazorla 1998; =-=(32) Kramnik 2790 -- Shirov 2710, Cazorla 1998; 8...Nc6 9.OO b6 =-=(25) Kramnik 2780 -- Svidler 2710, Tilburg 1998.

  72. 8.Be3 Qa5 9.Qd2 Bg4 1-0(40) Kramnik 2770 -- Kasparov 2849, London 2000; 9...Nc6 1-0(33) Kramnik 2772 -- Van Wely 2700, Wijk aan Zee 2001; 8...Bg4 9.Qa4+ Bd7 =-=(44) Kramnik 2772 -- Leko 2745, Monaco MNC 2001.
    8.h3 OO 9.Be2 b5 =-=(37) Kramnik 2758 -- Kasparov 2851, Wijk aan Zee 2000.

  73. 9.Be2 cxd4 1-0(33) Kramnik 2751 -- Svidler 2713, Linares 1999; =-=(27) Kramnik 2802 -- Svidler 2695, Zurich SUI 2001; =-=(36) Kramnik 2751 -- Kasparov 2812, Frankfurt 1999.

  74. 3.g3 d5 4.Bg2 Be7 5.Nf3 OO 6.OO dxc4 7.Qc2 a6 8.Qxc4 b5 9.Qc2 Bb7 =-=(13) Kortschnoj 2673 -- Kramnik 2751, Dos Hermanas 1999; =-=(38) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000; 8.a4 Bd7 9.Qxc4 Bc6 =-=(15) Khalifman 2667 -- Kramnik 2770, Dortmund 2000.

  75. 3...c5 4.d5 exd5 5.cxd5 d6 6.Nf3 g6 7.Nd2 Bg7 8.e4 OO 9.Be2 Re8 =-=(60) Kramnik 2772 -- Topalov 2718, Monaco MNC 2001.
    3...d5 4.Nf3 Be7 5.Bg5 h6 6.Bh4 OO 7.e3 Ne4 8.Bxe7 Qxe7 9.Rc1 Nxc3 =-=(19) Sadler 2660 -- Kramnik 2780, Tilburg 1998.

  76. 4.e3 OO 5.Bd3 d5 6.Nf3 c5 7.OO dxc4 8.Bxc4 Nbd7 9.a3 cxd4 =-=(35) Kramnik 2772 -- Anand 2790, Wijk aan Zee 2001; =-=(33) Kramnik 2770 -- Kasparov 2849, London 2000; 7...cxd4 8.exd4 dxc4 9.Bxc4 b6 1-0(25) Kramnik 2770 -- Kasparov 2849, London 2000; 6.cxd5 exd5 7.Ne2 Re8 8.OO Bf8 9.a3 a5 =-=(35) Kramnik 2802 -- Leko 2730, Dortmund GER 2001; 5...c5 6.Nf3 d5 7.OO Nc6 8.a3 Bxc3 9.bxc3 Qc7 0-1(53) Lautier 2660 -- Kramnik 2770, Tilburg 1997; =-=(42) Lautier 2645 -- Kramnik 2790, Monte Carlo 1998; 9...dxc4 1-0(57) Kasparov 2795 -- Kramnik 2740, Linares 1997; 5.Ne2 d5 6.a3 Be7 7.Nf4 c6 8.Bd3 dxc4 9.Bxc4 Nbd7 0-1(58) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2790, Dortmund 1998; 4...c5 5.Ne2 cxd4 6.exd4 OO 7.a3 Be7 8.Nf4 d5 9.cxd5 Nxd5 1-0(51) Kramnik 2770 -- Leko 2743, Budapest 2001.

  77. 4...OO 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.Qxc3 b6 7.Bg5 Bb7 8.f3 h6 9.Bh4 d5 1-0(38) Kramnik 2751 -- Adams 2716, Linares 1999; =-=(28) Topalov 2740 -- Kramnik 2790, Monte Carlo 1998; 1-0(61) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998; 1-0(62) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998; =-=(38) Kramnik 2770 -- Kasparov 2849, London 2000; 7.Nf3 Bb7 8.Bg5 d6 9.Nd2 Nbd7 =-=(52) Kasparov 2825 -- Kramnik 2790, Linares 1998; 8.e3 d6 9.b4 Nbd7 1-0(54) Kramnik 2751 -- Ivanchuk 2714, Monte Carlo 1999; 6...b5 7.cxb5 c6 8.Bg5 cxb5 9.e3 Bb7 =-=(41) Kramnik 2790 -- Adams 2670, Dortmund 1998; 5.e4 d5 6.e5 Ne4 7.Bd3 c5 8.cxd5 exd5 9.Ne2 cxd4 1-0(51) Kramnik 2780 -- Adams 2715, Koeln 1998.
    4...c5 5.dxc5 OO 6.a3 Bxc5 7.Nf3 Nc6 8.Bg5 Nd4 9.Nxd4 Bxd4 =-=(35) Kasparov 2820 -- Kramnik 2770, Tilburg 1997.

  78. 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.Qxc3 Ne4 7.Qc2 e5 8.cxd5 Qxd5 9.f3 Nf6 0-1(41) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998; 9.e3 exd4 =-=(28) Kramnik 2760 -- Adams 2708, Las Vegas 1999; 7...c5 8.dxc5 Nc6 9.cxd5 exd5 =-=(18) Kramnik 2760 -- Anand 2771, Dortmund 1999; 9.e3 Qa5+ =-=(28) Kramnik 2751 -- Gelfand 2691, Monte Carlo 1999; 6...dxc4 7.Qxc4 b6 8.Nf3 Ba6 9.Qc2 Nbd7 0-1(58) Kramnik 2780 -- Kasparov 2815, Moscow 1998.

  79. 6.e3 c5 7.a3 Bxc3+ 8.Qxc3 Nbd7 9.Nf3 cxd4 =-=(38) Kramnik 2790 -- Anand 2770, Frankfurt 1998; 7.Bd2 Bxc3 8.Bxc3 cxd4 9.Bxd4 Nc6 =-=(49) Kramnik 2751 -- Anand 2781, Frankfurt 1999.

  80. 9.Bg5 Nbd7 1-0(41) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998.
    9.Nb5 Be6 =-=(20) Kramnik 2790 -- Anand 2770, Frankfurt 1998.
    8...Be7 9.Bg5 Be6 =-=(20) Kasparov 2812 -- Kramnik 2751, Linares 1999.

  81. 3...b6 4.g3 Ba6 5.b3 Bb4+ 6.Bd2 Be7 7.Bg2 c6 8.OO d5 9.Qc2 Nbd7 =-=(80) Kramnik 2772 -- Karpov 2679, Monaco MNC 2001; =-=(28) Kramnik 2770 -- Leko 2743, Budapest 2001; =-=(129) Kramnik 2770 -- Leko 2743, Budapest 2001; 8.Bc3 d5 9.Nbd2 Nbd7 =-=(13) Azmaiparashvili 2681 -- Kramnik 2760, Bugojno 1999; =-=(18) Kramnik 2802 -- Adams 2744, Dortmund GER 2001; 5...b5 6.cxb5 Bxb5 7.Bg2 c5 8.OO Bc6 9.Ba3 Na6 1-0(50) Kramnik 2772 -- Ivanchuk 2717, Monaco MNC 2001; 5.Nbd2 Bb7 6.Bg2 Be7 7.OO OO 8.b3 d5 9.cxd5 exd5 =-=(34) Kramnik 2751 -- Anand 2781, Frankfurt 1999; 4.Nc3 Bb7 5.a3 d5 6.cxd5 Nxd5 7.e3 g6 8.Nxd5 exd5 9.Bb5+ c6 0-1(47) Kasparov 2827 -- Kramnik 2797, Kasparovchess.com INT 2001.
    3...c5 4.d5 d6 5.Nc3 exd5 6.cxd5 g6 7.Nd2 Bg7 8.e4 OO 9.Be2 Re8 =-=(42) Kramnik 2802 -- Topalov 2711, Dortmund GER 2001.

  82. 4.g3 dxc4 5.Bg2 Nc6 6.Qa4 Bb4+ 7.Bd2 Bd6 8.OO OO 9.Qxc4 e5 =-=(21) Karpov 2735 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998; 7...Nd5 8.Bxb4 Nxb4 9.a3 b5 =-=(70) Karpov 2710 -- Kramnik 2751, Monte Carlo 1999; 4...Be7 5.Bg2 OO 6.Qc2 c5 7.OO cxd4 8.Nxd4 Nc6 9.Nxc6 bxc6 1-0(29) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2790, Monte Carlo 1998; 4...Bb4+ 5.Bd2 Be7 6.Bg2 OO 7.Qc2 c6 8.OO Nbd7 9.Bf4 b6 =-=(28) Karpov 2679 -- Kramnik 2772, Monaco MNC 2001.
    4.e3 Be7 5.b3 OO 6.Bb2 b6 7.Nbd2 Bb7 8.Bd3 c5 9.OO cxd4 =-=(20) Karpov 2696 -- Kramnik 2758, Monaco 2000.

  83. 4...c6 5.e3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.Bd3 OO 8.OO dxc4 9.Bxc4 a6 1-0(29) Karpov 2735 -- Kramnik 2790, Monte Carlo 1998; 9...b5 =-=(17) Gelfand 2700 -- Kramnik 2740, Dos Hermanas 1997; 5.Bg5 Nbd7 6.cxd5 exd5 7.e3 Be7 8.Bd3 OO 9.Qc2 Re8 =-=(25) Kramnik 2751 -- Kasparov 2812, Frankfurt 1999; 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Bg5 Be7 7.e3 Bf5 8.Bd3 Bxd3 9.Qxd3 Nbd7 0-1(35) Nikolic 2635 -- Kramnik 2790, Monte Carlo 1998.
    4...Bb4 5.cxd5 exd5 6.Bg5 Nbd7 7.Qc2 c5 8.dxc5 h6 9.Bd2 OO 1-0(45) Anand 2765 -- Kramnik 2740, Monte Carlo 1997; 7.Nd2 Be7 8.e3 OO 9.Be2 b6 =-=(19) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2740, Monte Carlo 1997; 5.Qb3 c5 6.cxd5 exd5 7.dxc5 Nc6 8.e3 OO 9.Be2 Be6 0-1(68) Karpov 2760 -- Kramnik 2740, Monte Carlo 1997.
    4...dxc4 5.e3 a6 6.Bxc4 b5 7.Bd3 c5 8.a4 b4 9.Ne4 Nbd7 1-0(36) Kramnik 2797 -- Kasparov 2827, Zurich SUI 2001.

  84. 5.Bf4 OO 6.e3 c5 7.dxc5 Bxc5 8.a3 Nc6 9.Qc2 Qa5 =-=(30) Gelfand 2691 -- Kramnik 2751, Dos Hermanas 1999; =-=(26) Topalov 2718 -- Kramnik 2772, Wijk aan Zee 2001; 1-0(56) Topalov 2718 -- Kramnik 2772, Monaco MNC 2001; 9.Rc1 a6 =-=(22) Ivanchuk 2714 -- Kramnik 2751, Linares 1999; 9...dxc4 =-=(22) Gelfand 2691 -- Kramnik 2751, Monte Carlo 1999; 8.cxd5 Nxd5 9.Nxd5 exd5 =-=(91) Van Wely 2700 -- Kramnik 2772, Monaco MNC 2001.
    5.e3 OO 6.b3 c5 7.Bd3 Nc6 8.OO cxd4 9.exd4 b6 =-=(17) Gelfand 2700 -- Kramnik 2740, Novgorod 1997.

  85. 5...OO 6.e3 h6 7.Bh4 b6 8.Qb3 Bb7 9.Bxf6 Bxf6 0-1(34) Beliavsky 2710 -- Kramnik 2770, Belgrade 1997; 8.Be2 Bb7 9.Bxf6 Bxf6 =-=(24) Lautier 2660 -- Kramnik 2770, Belgrade 1997; 7.Bxf6 Bxf6 8.Rc1 c6 9.Bd3 Nd7 =-=(32) Gelfand 2695 -- Kramnik 2770, Dortmund 1997.

  86. 6.Bxf6 Bxf6 7.e3 OO 8.Qb3 c6 9.Rd1 Nd7 =-=(25) Ivanchuk 2717 -- Kramnik 2772, Monaco MNC 2001.

  87. 7...Ne4 8.Bxe7 Qxe7 9.Rc1 Nxc3 =-=(63) Gelfand 2712 -- Kramnik 2772, Monaco MNC 2001.

  88. 9.Bxf6 Bxf6 =-=(29) Topalov 2700 -- Kramnik 2751, Monte Carlo 1999; 0-1(48) Topalov 2740 -- Kramnik 2790, Linares 1998.

  89. 1...e6 2.d4 d5 3.exd5 exd5 4.Nf3 Nf6 5.Bg5 c6 6.Bd3 Qe7+ 7.Kf1 h6 8.Bh4 Qd8 9.Qe2+ Be6 1-0(52) Kramnik 2790 -- Topalov 2740, Wijk aan Zee 1998; 4...Bd6 5.c4 Nf6 6.Nc3 c6 7.Bg5 OO 8.cxd5 h6 9.Bh4 Qb6 1-0(55) Kramnik 2765 -- Polgar 2665, Novgorod 1996; 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 dxe4 5.Nxe4 Be7 6.Bxf6 Bxf6 7.Nf3 OO 8.Bc4 Nd7 9.Qe2 Be7 1-0(45) Topalov 2725 -- Kramnik 2740, Monte Carlo 1997; 3.e5 c5 4.c3 Nc6 5.Nf3 Qb6 6.a3 Nh6 7.b4 cxd4 8.cxd4 Nf5 9.Bb2 Bd7 1-0(45) Shirov 2690 -- Kramnik 2740, Monte Carlo 1997; 2.d3 d5 3.Nd2 c5 4.g3 Nc6 5.Bg2 Nf6 6.Ngf3 Be7 7.OO Qc7 8.Re1 b6 9.Nf1 dxe4 =-=(39) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998.
    1...g6 2.d4 Bg7 3.Nf3 d6 4.Be2 Nf6 5.Nc3 OO 6.OO c6 7.h3 Nbd7 8.Bf4 Qa5 9.Qd2 e5 =-=(47) Kramnik 2775 -- Kasparov 2775, Moscow 1996; 3.Nc3 c6 4.Nf3 d6 5.Be2 Nf6 6.OO OO 7.Re1 Qc7 8.Bf4 Nh5 9.Bg5 e5 1-0(42) Anand 2715 -- Kramnik 2715, Monte Carlo 1995; 3.c3 d6 4.Bg5 Nf6 5.Nd2 OO 6.Ngf3 c5 7.dxc5 dxc5 8.Be2 Nc6 9.OO b6 0-1(65) Kramnik 2715 -- Shirov 2710, Monte Carlo 1995.
    1...c6 2.d4 d5 3.e5 c5 4.dxc5 e6 5.Bf4 Bxc5 6.Bd3 Nc6 7.Nf3 f6 8.Nbd2 fxe5 9.Bxe5 Nf6 0-1(53) Shirov 2718 -- Kramnik 2772, Wijk aan Zee 2001.

  90. 2.Bc4 Nf6 3.d3 c6 4.Nf3 d5 5.Bb3 Bd6 6.Nc3 dxe4 7.Ng5 OO 8.Ncxe4 Nxe4 9.Nxe4 Bf5 =-=(20) Adams 2715 -- Kramnik 2780, Tilburg 1998; =-=(59) Anand 2770 -- Kramnik 2790, Frankfurt 1998; 3...Bc5 4.Nf3 d6 5.c3 Bb6 6.Nbd2 OO 7.OO c6 8.Bb3 Re8 9.Re1 Be6 =-=(23) Adams 2708 -- Kramnik 2760, Dortmund 1999.
    2.Nc3 Nf6 3.g3 d5 4.exd5 Nxd5 5.Bg2 Nxc3 6.bxc3 Bd6 7.Nf3 OO 8.OO Nd7 9.d4 h6 =-=(40) Leko 2743 -- Kramnik 2770, Budapest 2001.

  91. 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.d3 Be7 5.OO OO 6.Bb3 d5 7.exd5 Nxd5 8.h3 a5 9.a3 a4 =-=(41) Kramnik 2715 -- Kasparov 2805, New York 1995; 8.Re1 Bg4 9.h3 Bh5 =-=(58) Kramnik 2715 -- Kasparov 2805, Novgorod 1995; 6...d6 7.c3 Na5 8.Bc2 c5 9.b4 cxb4 =-=(43) Kramnik 2775 -- Polgar 2675, Moscow 1996; 4...Bc5 5.c3 d6 6.Bb3 h6 7.h3 Be6 8.Ba4 Bb6 9.d4 exd4 =-=(42) Kramnik 2790 -- Shirov 2710, Wijk aan Zee 1998; 3...Bc5 4.d3 Nf6 5.c3 d6 6.Bb3 a6 7.h3 h6 8.Nbd2 Be6 9.Nf1 d5 =-=(14) Kramnik 2715 -- Kasparov 2805, Riga 1995; 4.c3 d6 5.d4 exd4 6.cxd4 Bb4+ 7.Nc3 Bg4 8.OO Nf6 9.d5 Bxf3 1-0(18) Kramnik 2790 -- Salov 2680, Wijk aan Zee 1998.
    3.d4 exd4 4.Nxd4 Bc5 5.Be3 Qf6 6.c3 Nge7 7.Bc4 Ne5 8.Be2 Qg6 9.OO d6 =-=(19) Morozevich 2749 -- Kramnik 2802, Dortmund GER 2001.

  92. 3...a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.OO b5 6.Bb3 Bc5 7.a4 Bb7 8.d3 OO 9.Nc3 Na5 1-0(43) Kramnik 2775 -- Shirov 2690, Frankfurt 1996; =-=(41) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000; 9.axb5 axb5 =-=(23) Anand 2794 -- Kramnik 2797, Mainz GER 2001; 5...Be7 6.Bxc6 dxc6 7.Qe1 Nd7 8.b3 c5 9.Bb2 Bd6 =-=(36) Kramnik 2775 -- Shirov 2690, Dos Hermanas 1996.

  93. 4.d3 Bc5 5.c3 OO 6.Bxc6 bxc6 7.Nxe5 d5 8.Bg5 Re8 9.f4 dxe4 0-1(38) Ivanchuk 2717 -- Kramnik 2772, Wijk aan Zee 2001.

  94. 5.Bxc6 dxc6 6.Re1 Nf6 7.Nxe5 Be7 8.Qe2 Be6 9.d3 Nd7 =-=(14) Anand 2794 -- Kramnik 2797, Mainz GER 2001.

  95. 9.Nbd2 Bf5 1-0(18) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2790, Linares 1998.

  96. 9.Nc3 Bd7 0-1(41) Shirov 2718 -- Kramnik 2772, Monaco MNC 2001; =-=(44) Leko 2743 -- Kramnik 2770, Budapest 2001; 0-1(56) Leko 2743 -- Kramnik 2770, Budapest 2001; 1-0(62) Leko 2743 -- Kramnik 2770, Budapest 2001; =-=(41) Shirov 2722 -- Kramnik 2797, Astana KAZ 2001; =-=(25) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000; =-=(53) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000; =-=(27) Kasparov 2827 -- Kramnik 2797, Zurich SUI 2001; 9...h6 0-1(27) Anand 2794 -- Kramnik 2797, Mainz GER 2001; =-=(33) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000; =-=(30) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000; =-=(14) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2770, London 2000; 1-0(41) Kasparov 2827 -- Kramnik 2797, Astana KAZ 2001; 9...Ke8 =-=(35) Topalov 2700 -- Kramnik 2751, Wijk aan Zee 1999; =-=(46) Kasparov 2849 -- Kramnik 2772, Wijk aan Zee 2001.

  97. 3.d4 Nxe4 4.Bd3 d5 5.Nxe5 Nd7 6.Nxd7 Bxd7 7.OO Bd6 8.Nc3 Nxc3 9.bxc3 OO =-=(33) Shirov 2700 -- Kramnik 2770, Belgrade 1997; =-=(23) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2790, Cazorla 1998; 8.c4 c6 9.cxd5 cxd5 1-0(63) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2790, Cazorla 1998; 4.dxe5 d5 5.Nbd2 Nxd2 6.Qxd2 Be7 7.Bb5+ c6 8.Be2 OO 9.OO f6 =-=(23) Svidler 2713 -- Kramnik 2751, Dos Hermanas 1999.
    3.Nc3 Nc6 4.Bb5 Nd4 5.Bc4 Bc5 6.Nxe5 d5 7.Bxd5 Nxd5 8.Nxd5 OO 9.c3 Re8 =-=(18) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2790, Cazorla 1998; 5.Ba4 c6 6.Nxe5 d6 7.Nd3 b5 8.Bb3 a5 9.a3 d5 =-=(61) Adams 2716 -- Kramnik 2751, Linares 1999.

  98. 4.Nxf7 Kxf7 5.Nc3 c5 6.Bc4+ Be6 7.Bxe6+ Kxe6 8.d4 Kf7 9.dxc5 Nc6 =-=(31) Topalov 2700 -- Kramnik 2751, Linares 1999.

  99. 5.Qe2 Qe7 6.d3 Nf6 7.Nc3 Qxe2+ 8.Bxe2 g6 9.Nd4 a6 =-=(18) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2790, Cazorla 1998; 7.Bg5 Nbd7 8.Nc3 Qxe2+ 9.Bxe2 h6 =-=(17) Adams 2716 -- Kramnik 2751, Dos Hermanas 1999.
    5.Bd3 d5 6.Qe2 Qe7 7.OO Nd6 8.Qd1 Qd8 9.Nc3 c6 =-=(16) Morozevich 2748 -- Kramnik 2758, Wijk aan Zee 2000; 8.Re1 Qxe2 9.Rxe2+ Be7 =-=(28) Leko 2694 -- Kramnik 2751, Linares 1999.
    5.Nc3 Nxc3 6.dxc3 Be7 7.Be3 OO 8.Qd2 Nc6 9.OOO Ne5 =-=(66) Kramnik 2715 -- Kasparov 2805, New York 1995.
    5.d3 Nf6 6.d4 Be7 7.Bd3 OO 8.OO Bg4 9.Nbd2 c5 =-=(12) Ivanchuk 2714 -- Kramnik 2751, Wijk aan Zee 1999.

  100. 8.Re1 Bg4 9.c3 f5 =-=(27) Svidler 2713 -- Kramnik 2751, Linares 1999; 1-0(64) Shirov 2726 -- Kramnik 2751, Belgrade 1999; =-=(27) Anand 2784 -- Kramnik 2751, Wijk aan Zee 1999; 1-0(35) Anand 2795 -- Kramnik 2780, Tilburg 1998; 9.c4 Nf6 =-=(19) Anand 2794 -- Kramnik 2797, Mainz GER 2001.

  101. 9.Nc3 OO =-=(17) Anand 2794 -- Kramnik 2802, Dortmund GER 2001.

  102. 9.Be2 OO =-=(26) Leko 2694 -- Kramnik 2751, Dortmund 1999; =-=(32) Shirov 2726 -- Kramnik 2751, Monte Carlo 1999; =-=(46) Topalov 2700 -- Kramnik 2780, Tilburg 1998; =-=(49) Shirov 2751 -- Kramnik 2758, Monaco 2000; =-=(28) Leko 2743 -- Kramnik 2770, Dortmund 2000; =-=(64) Leko 2745 -- Kramnik 2772, Monaco MNC 2001; 0-1(58) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2790, Frankfurt 1998; =-=(17) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2790, Dortmund 1998; =-=(36) Anand 2770 -- Kramnik 2790, Frankfurt 1998; =-=(22) Anand 2770 -- Kramnik 2790, Frankfurt 1998; =-=(21) Kasparov 2851 -- Kramnik 2758, Linares 2000.
    9.cxd5 Nxd3 =-=(25) Anand 2769 -- Kramnik 2758, Linares 2000; =-=(19) Anand 2781 -- Kramnik 2751, Frankfurt 1999; 1-0(27) Anand 2781 -- Kramnik 2751, Frankfurt 1999.
    9.Re1 Nxd3 =-=(50) Topalov 2690 -- Kramnik 2760, Las Vegas 1999; =-=(21) Anand 2781 -- Kramnik 2751, Linares 1999; =-=(45) Kasparov 2815 -- Kramnik 2780, Moscow 1998.

  103. 2.Nc3 Nc6 3.Nge2 Nf6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 d6 6.Bg5 e6 7.Qd2 a6 8.OOO h6 9.Be3 Be7 =-=(41) Kasparov 2795 -- Kramnik 2740, Novgorod 1997; =-=(28) Kasparov 2775 -- Kramnik 2775, Moscow 1996; 6.Bc4 Qb6 7.Nb3 e6 8.Bf4 Ne5 9.Be2 Bd7 =-=(13) Kasparov 2795 -- Kramnik 2730, Horgen 1995; 5...e5 6.Ndb5 d6 7.Bg5 a6 8.Na3 b5 9.Nd5 Be7 =-=(30) Kasparov 2805 -- Kramnik 2710, Moscow 1994; 1-0(35) Kasparov 2805 -- Kramnik 2725, Novgorod 1994; 3...d6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 Nf6 6.Bg5 e6 7.Qd2 Be7 8.OOO Nxd4 9.Qxd4 a6 1-0(43) Kasparov 2775 -- Kramnik 2775, Amsterdam 1996; 3.g3 g6 4.Bg2 Bg7 5.d3 d6 6.Be3 e5 7.Qd2 Nge7 8.f4 Nd4 9.Nf3 OO =-=(78) Adams 2708 -- Kramnik 2760, Las Vegas 1999.
    2.c3 d5 3.exd5 Qxd5 4.d4 Nf6 5.Nf3 Bg4 6.Be2 e6 7.h3 Bh5 8.Be3 cxd4 9.cxd4 Bb4+ =-=(37) Kramnik 2725 -- Kasparov 2810, Paris 1994.
    2.d3 Nc6 3.f4 e6 4.Nf3 d5 5.Nbd2 Nf6 6.c3 Be7 7.g3 b6 8.e5 Nd7 9.d4 a5 =-=(40) Short 2665 -- Kramnik 2775, Moscow 1996.

  104. 2...d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 Nc6 6.Bg5 e6 7.Qd2 a6 8.OOO Nxd4 9.Qxd4 Be7 =-=(40) Anand 2769 -- Kramnik 2758, Wijk aan Zee 2000; 8...h6 9.Be3 Be7 =-=(33) Shirov 2690 -- Kramnik 2740, Linares 1997; 7...Be7 8.OOO Nxd4 9.Qxd4 OO 0-1(41) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2740, Linares 1997; =-=(20) Anand 2735 -- Kramnik 2765, Las Palmas 1996; 6.Be2 g6 7.OO Bg7 8.Nb3 OO 9.Kh1 a6 0-1(30) Smirin 2671 -- Kramnik 2760, Bugojno 1999; 3.Bb5+ Bd7 4.Bxd7+ Qxd7 5.c4 Nf6 6.Nc3 Nc6 7.OO Nd4 8.b4 Qg4 9.Kh1 Nxf3 =-=(34) Kramnik 2775 -- Polgar 2675, Dos Hermanas 1996.
    2...e6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nc6 5.Nc3 d6 6.Be3 Nf6 7.Qd2 Be7 8.f3 OO 9.OOO a6 =-=(36) Adams 2744 -- Kramnik 2802, Dortmund GER 2001; 5.Be2 Qc7 6.Nc3 a6 7.OO b5 8.Nxc6 dxc6 9.Be3 Bb7 1-0(32) Kramnik 2770 -- Leko 2743, Cologne 2000; 4...a6 5.Bd3 Bc5 6.Nb3 Ba7 7.c4 Nc6 8.Nc3 Nge7 9.OO OO =-=(21) Leko 2725 -- Kramnik 2758, Wijk aan Zee 2000; 3.c4 Nc6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 Nf6 6.Nc3 Bb4 7.Nxc6 bxc6 8.Bd3 e5 9.OO OO 1-0(74) Kramnik 2710 -- Kasparov 2805, New York 1994.

  105. 3.c3 Nf6 4.e5 Nd5 5.d4 cxd4 6.Bc4 Nb6 7.Bb3 d6 8.exd6 Qxd6 9.OO Be6 =-=(57) Polgar 2675 -- Kramnik 2775, Monte Carlo 1996; 3...e6 4.d4 d5 5.exd5 exd5 6.Bb5 Bd6 7.dxc5 Bxc5 8.OO Ne7 9.Nbd2 Bg4 0-1(35) Sadler 2650 -- Kramnik 2790, Monte Carlo 1998.

  106. 3...g6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 Bg7 6.Be3 Nf6 7.Nb3 OO 8.Be2 d6 9.OO Be6 =-=(11) Svidler 2713 -- Kramnik 2751, Belgrade 1999; 6.Nb3 Nf6 7.Be2 OO 8.OO d6 9.Re1 a6 1-0(62) Gelfand 2665 -- Kramnik 2765, Novgorod 1996.
    3...e6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 d6 6.Be3 Nf6 7.Be2 Be7 8.Qd2 OO 9.f4 a6 =-=(35) Leko 2730 -- Kramnik 2802, Dortmund GER 2001.

  107. 6.g3 g6 7.Bg2 Nxd4 8.Qxd4 Bg7 9.OO OO 0-1(29) Adams 2670 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998.

  108. 9.Be3 Be7 =-=(24) Kasparov 2812 -- Kramnik 2751, Frankfurt 1999; 9...Bd7 1-0(36) Kasparov 2810 -- Kramnik 2750, Frankfurt 1999.

  109. 3...e6 4.OO Nge7 5.c3 a6 6.Be2 d5 7.exd5 Nxd5 8.d4 Be7 9.c4 Nf6 0-1(63) Kasparov 2795 -- Kramnik 2730, Paris 1995; 5.b3 a6 6.Bxc6 Nxc6 7.Bb2 b5 8.c4 bxc4 9.bxc4 Rb8 1-0(34) Shirov 2690 -- Kramnik 2775, Frankfurt 1996.
    3...Nf6 4.Nc3 e5 5.OO d6 6.d3 Be7 7.h3 OO 8.Bc4 h6 9.a3 Re8 0-1(45) Morozevich 2748 -- Kramnik 2758, Frankfurt 2000; 4.e5 Nd5 5.Nc3 Nc7 6.Bxc6 dxc6 7.h3 g6 8.OO Bg7 9.Re1 OO 1-0(60) Adams 2708 -- Kramnik 2760, Las Vegas 1999.

  110. 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.d3 Bg7 6.h3 b6 7.Nc3 e5 8.Be3 Ne7 9.Qd2 h6 =-=(17) Adams 2708 -- Kramnik 2760, Las Vegas 1999; 7...Nh6 8.Be3 f6 9.d4 cxd4 1-0(42) Svidler 2713 -- Kramnik 2751, Wijk aan Zee 1999; 6...Nf6 7.Nc3 Nd7 8.OO e5 9.Be3 OO 1-0(50) Adams 2755 -- Kramnik 2770, Dortmund 2000; 6...e5 7.Be3 b6 8.Nbd2 Ne7 9.a3 OO 1-0(30) Kramnik 2775 -- Polgar 2675, Monte Carlo 1996; 5.h3 e5 6.d3 f6 7.c3 Nh6 8.OO Nf7 9.Be3 g5 0-1(40) Shirov 2740 -- Kramnik 2725, Novgorod 1994.

  111. 5.Bxc6 dxc6 6.d3 Nf6 7.h3 Nd7 8.Nc3 OO 9.Be3 e5 1-0(37) Anand 2795 -- Kramnik 2780, Villarrobledo 1998.
    5.Nc3 d6 6.h3 Bd7 7.Re1 Nf6 8.Bxc6 Bxc6 9.e5 dxe5 =-=(26) Kasparov 2795 -- Kramnik 2730, Paris 1995.
    5.c3 Nf6 6.Re1 OO 7.d4 d5 8.exd5 Qxd5 9.c4 Qd6 =-=(71) Anand 2715 -- Kramnik 2710, Moscow 1994.

  112. 5...Nf6 6.e5 Nd5 7.Nc3 Nc7 8.Bxc6 dxc6 9.Ne4 Ne6 =-=(29) Kramnik 2775 -- Kasparov 2775, Moscow 1996.

  113. 7...Qe7 8.Nbd2 Nf6 9.Nc4 Nd7 =-=(16) Anand 2735 -- Kramnik 2765, Dortmund 1996.

  114. 9.a4 a5 =-=(67) Anand 2770 -- Kramnik 2790, Monte Carlo 1998.

  115. 4...e5 5.Nb5 d6 6.c4 Be7 7.N1c3 a6 8.Na3 Be6 9.Nc2 Rc8 =-=(66) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2730, Paris 1995; 6.N1c3 a6 7.Na3 b5 8.Nd5 Nf6 9.Bg5 Be7 1-0(50) Anand 2715 -- Kramnik 2710, Monte Carlo 1994.
    4...Qb6 5.Nb3 Nf6 6.Nc3 e6 7.a3 Be7 8.f4 d6 9.Qf3 a6 =-=(46) Anand 2794 -- Kramnik 2797, Mainz GER 2001; 7.Qe2 Bb4 8.Bd2 OO 9.a3 Be7 1-0(28) Anand 2794 -- Kramnik 2797, Mainz GER 2001.

  116. 5...e6 6.Ndb5 Bb4 7.a3 Bxc3+ 8.Nxc3 d5 9.exd5 exd5 0-1(133) Leko 2743 -- Kramnik 2770, Budapest 2001; =-=(33) Leko 2743 -- Kramnik 2770, Budapest 2001; 6.Nxc6 bxc6 7.e5 Nd5 8.Ne4 Bb7 9.Be2 c5 =-=(93) Shirov 2751 -- Kramnik 2758, Frankfurt 2000.

  117. 9.Bxf6 gxf6 1-0(60) Kramnik 2710 -- Anand 2715, Munich 1994; =-=(57) Anand 2715 -- Kramnik 2710, Moscow 1994; =-=(26) Short 2660 -- Kramnik 2770, Dortmund 1997; =-=(26) Svidler 2660 -- Kramnik 2770, Tilburg 1997; =-=(27) Svidler 2713 -- Kramnik 2751, Wijk aan Zee 1999; =-=(30) Svidler 2690 -- Kramnik 2790, Linares 1998; =-=(41) Leko 2725 -- Kramnik 2758, Linares 2000; 1-0(46) Leko 2725 -- Kramnik 2758, Frankfurt 2000; =-=(33) Shirov 2751 -- Kramnik 2758, Linares 2000; =-=(34) Adams 2746 -- Kramnik 2772, Wijk aan Zee 2001; =-=(38) Anand 2769 -- Kramnik 2758, Monaco 2000; =-=(25) Anand 2769 -- Kramnik 2758, Frankfurt 2000; =-=(30) Anand 2770 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998; =-=(28) Anand 2770 -- Kramnik 2790, Linares 1998.
    9.Nd5 Be7 1-0(54) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2715, Monte Carlo 1995; 0-1(46) Polgar 2670 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998; =-=(35) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2790, Monte Carlo 1998; =-=(24) Anand 2765 -- Kramnik 2770, Dortmund 1997; =-=(35) Kasparov 2851 -- Kramnik 2758, Frankfurt 2000.

  118. 6.Bc4 Qb6 7.Ndb5 a6 8.Be3 Qa5 9.Nd4 Ne5 1-0(43) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2730, Paris 1995; 9...e6 =-=(23) Short 2695 -- Kramnik 2765, Novgorod 1996; 8...Qd8 9.Nd4 Ng4 =-=(74) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2790, Linares 1998; 7...Bg4 8.f3 Bd7 9.Qe2 a6 =-=(44) Topalov 2700 -- Kramnik 2775, Dos Hermanas 1996; 7.Nxc6 bxc6 8.OO e6 9.Qe2 Nd7 1-0(34) Topalov 2750 -- Kramnik 2765, Novgorod 1996; 8...g6 9.e5 dxe5 =-=(21) Topalov 2725 -- Kramnik 2740, Novgorod 1997; 7.Nb3 e6 8.Bf4 Ne5 9.Be2 Bd7 0-1(66) Polgar 2665 -- Kramnik 2765, Dortmund 1996; =-=(20) Polgar 2665 -- Kramnik 2765, Novgorod 1996.
    6.f3 e5 7.Nb3 Be7 8.Be3 OO 9.Qd2 a5 0-1(24) Anand 2781 -- Kramnik 2751, Monte Carlo 1999.
    6.g3 g6 7.Nde2 Bg7 8.Bg2 OO 9.OO Rb8 =-=(49) Ivanchuk 2740 -- Kramnik 2730, Horgen 1995.
    6.Be2 e5 7.Nf3 h6 8.OO Be7 9.Re1 OO =-=(14) Short 2665 -- Kramnik 2775, Amsterdam 1996.
    6.h3 g6 7.Be3 Bg7 8.Bc4 OO 9.Bb3 Na5 1-0(30) Short 2690 -- Kramnik 2740, Novgorod 1997.

  119. 7...Be7 8.OOO Nxd4 9.Qxd4 a6 0-1(29) Shirov 2690 -- Kramnik 2775, Monte Carlo 1996.

  120. 9.Be3 Be7 0-1(65) Polgar 2675 -- Kramnik 2775, Moscow 1996; 0-1(40) Anand 2725 -- Kramnik 2775, Monte Carlo 1996; 1-0(52) Shirov 2710 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998; 0-1(32) Ivanchuk 2735 -- Kramnik 2775, Dos Hermanas 1996; 9...Nxd4 0-1(50) Kamsky 2735 -- Kramnik 2775, Monte Carlo 1996; 1-0(51) Ivanchuk 2735 -- Kramnik 2775, Monte Carlo 1996.
    8...Be7 9.f4 Nxd4 =-=(49) Polgar 2670 -- Kramnik 2790, Wijk aan Zee 1998; =-=(39) Topalov 2702 -- Kramnik 2758, Monaco 2000.