(1) Short,N (2686) - Lutz,C (2640) [B48]
It Budapest HUN (1), 11.04.2003



1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 e6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nc6 5.Nc3 Qc7 6.Be3 a6 7.Qd2 b5 8.f3 Nxd4
[ 8...Bb7 9.0-0-0 b4 ( 9...Nxd4 10.Bxd4 Rc8 11.g4 d6 12.Kb1 Nf6 13.a3 Nd7 14.h4 Ne5 15.Qe3 Nc4 16.Bxc4 Qxc4 1/2-1/2 Topalov,V-Lautier,J/Amsterdam 1995/CBM 47 (57). (56)) 10.Na4 Nf6 11.g4 d6 12.h4 Qa5 13.b3 Nd7 14.Kb1 Nce5 15.Be2 Nc5 16.Nb2 Bxe4 17.Nc4 Nxc4 18.Bxc4 Bxf3 19.a4 Ne4 20.Qc1 Nc3+ 21.Ka1 Bxd1 22.Rxd1 Rc8 0-1 Lima,O-Lucena,L/BRA 1995/EXT 2001 (22). ]

9.Bxd4 Ne7 10.0-0-0 Nc6 11.Be3 Be7
[ 11...Bb4 12.h4 ( 12.a3 Be7<=> /\ Rb8, b4 13.Nd5? exd5 14.exd5 Na5-+ ) 12...Ne5 13.h5 h6 14.Qd4 van Wely-Lautier, Tilburg 1997. 1/2-1/2 (32) ( 14.Kb1 /\ Nb5 14...Bxc3 15.Qxc3 Qxc3 16.bxc3 Bb7= ; 14.Bd4 would have been a more serious test for Black 14...0-0 ( 14...f6 15.Kb1~~ ) 15.Kb1 /\ Nb5 15...Ba5!?~~ seems interesting, removing the Nxb5 threat and freeing the way for the b-P. ( 15...Bc5?! 16.Bxc5 Qxc5 17.Qd6! Qxd6 18.Rxd6 Rd8 19.Be2 Kf8 20.Rhd1 Ke7 21.f4 Nc6 22.e5+/- ; 15...Nc6 16.Be3 /\ g4-g5; 15...Nc4 16.Bxc4 Qxc4 17.g4+/= ) ) ]

12.h4
[ 12.Kb1 0-0 13.g4 b4 14.Ne2 a5 15.h4 Rd8 16.Nd4 Bb7 17.Nb5 Qc8 18.Bb6 Rf8 19.Qxd7 Bf6 20.Qxc8 Bxc8 21.Nd6 Ba6 22.Bxa6 Rxa6 23.Be3 Ne5 24.Rdf1 Rxd6 25.Bc5 Rd2 26.Bxf8 Kxf8 27.Kc1 Rg2 28.g5 Be7 29.f4 Nc4 30.Rfg1 Rf2 31.Rf1 Bc5 32.Rxf2 Bxf2 33.b3 Nd6 34.Rf1 Nxe4 35.Kd1 Nc3+ 36.Kd2 Bc5 37.f5 e5 38.a4 e4 39.Ke1 e3 40.Rf3 Bb6 41.Rh3 Ke7 42.Rf3 Kd6 43.h5 Ke5 44.g6 hxg6 45.f6 Ke4 46.Rxe3+ Kxe3 47.fxg7 gxh5 48.g8Q h4 49.Qg1+ Kf3 50.Qxb6 Ne4 51.Qxa5 Ng3 52.Qd5+ Kg4 53.a5 f5 54.a6 h3 55.a7 1-0 Blaich,M-Oesterle,C/Friedrichroda 1997/EXT 99 (55). ]

12...0-0 13.Kb1 Rb8 14.h5 b4 15.Nd5 exd5 16.exd5 b3 17.cxb3 Nb4 18.d6 Qa5 19.a3 Qf5+ 20.Ka1 Nc2+ 21.Ka2 Bf6 22.Ba7 Ra8 23.Bd3 Qe5 24.Qxc2 Rxa7 25.Rhe1 Qg5 26.Bxh7+ Kh8 27.Be4 Bb7 28.g4 a5 29.Qf2 Bxe4 30.Rxe4 Rb7 31.Qe2 Qb5 32.Rd3 Rbb8 33.f4 Kg8 34.g5 Bd8 35.Re5 Qa6 36.Qe4 Rb6 37.Red5 Rc6 38.h6 a4 39.hxg7 axb3+ 40.Kxb3 Kxg7 41.Rh3 Rg8 42.Rh7+ Kf8 43.Rxf7+! Kxf7 44.Qf5+ Kg7 45.Qxd7+ Kg6 46.Qe6+
[ 46.Qe6+ Kh5 47.Qh3+ Kg6 48.Qh6+ Kf7 49.Rf5+ Bf6 50.Qxf6+ Ke8 51.Qe7# ] 1-0