(1) Karpov,A - Kasparov,G [D92]
X3D Rapid Chess New York, 19.12.2002
[Frederic]



1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.Nf3 Bg7 5.Bf4 0-0 6.Rc1 dxc4 7.e3 Be6 8.Ng5 Bg4
Times: 19:00 - 25:11 [ 8...Bg4 9.f3 Bc8 was played in Dreev-Sutovsky 10.d5 ( 10.Bxc4 e6 11.h4 ) ]

9.f3 Bc8 10.Bxc4 c6
This is a novelty. Kasparov has been playing immediately, so this is a prepared line by Black. Times: 15:31 - 24:32

11.Qb3 e6 12.Nge4 Nd5 13.Bxd5 cxd5 14.Nd6 Nc6
Apparently Kasparov wants to sacrifice a pawn. Times: 08:1^6 - 20:42

15.Nxb7 Qh4+ 16.Bg3 Qh6
Karpov can try to repeat with Bf4. Times: 7:11 - 19:17

17.Ne2 Bxb7 18.Qxb7 Na5 19.Qb4 Nc4 20.Rxc4 dxc4 21.Kf2
Times: 4:12 - 16:26

21...Rfc8 22.Rc1 Bf8 23.Qa4 Qg5 24.Rxc4 Qd5 25.b3 Qb7
Times: 3:22 - 6:14

26.Be5 Be7 27.Nc3
White seems to be coming back into the game

27...f6 28.Bg3 a6
Times: 2:22 - 4:56

29.h3 Kf7 30.Kg1
Times: 1:58 - 4:30

30...g5 31.Kh2 h5 32.h4 gxh4 33.Bf4 Rxc4 34.Qxc4 Rc8 35.Qd3 f5 36.d5 Qd7 37.e4
Times: 0:48 - 1:05

37...Bf6 38.Na4 fxe4 39.fxe4
Times: 31" - 44"

39...e5 40.Bd2 Qg4 41.Nb6 Rg8 42.Qf3 Qxf3 43.gxf3 Rg3 44.f4 exf4 45.Bxf4 Rg4 46.Be3 Rxe4 47.Nc4 Rg4 48.a4 Rg3 49.a5 Ke8 50.b4 Rg4 51.b5 Rxc4 52.bxa6 Rc8
Times: 14" - 25". Karpov resigned. 0-1