(1) Short,N (2655) - Kasparov,G (2805) [B86]
PCA-World Championship London (8), 23.09.1993
[Ftacnik]



1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Bc4 e6 7.Bb3 Nbd7 8.f4 Nc5 9.e5 dxe5 10.fxe5 Nfd7
[ 10...Nxb3 11.axb3 Bc5 12.Be3 Nd5? ( 12...Bxd4 13.Bxd4 Nd5 ) 13.Nxe6! Bxe6 14.Bxc5 Qg5 15.Qd4! Nxc3 ( 15...Nf4 16.g3 Ng6 17.Bd6 ; 15...Qxg2 16.0-0-0 0-0-0 17.Ne4+/- ) 16.bxc3 Rd8 17.Bd6 f6 18.0-0! fxe5 19.Qc5 Rc8 20.Qf2 Rxc3 21.Rae1 1-0/Pugatchev-Boger/URS/1991/]

11.Bf4
[ 11.Qe2!? Nxb3 12.axb3 Bc5 13.Nf3 ]

11...b5
[ 11...Nxb3 12.axb3 Bc5 13.Ne4 ( 13.Qd3!?  0-0-0) 13...0-0 14.Qd3 ( 14.Nxc5 Nxc5 15.b4 Ne4 16.Qd3 f5 ( 16...Qd5? 17.c4+- ) 17.exf6 Nxf6 18.0-0-0 Qd5<=> ) 14...Qh4+ ( 14...Bb4+ 15.c3 Nc5 16.Qe3  0-0-0>> ( 16.Nxc5 Bxc5 17.0-0-0 Bxd4 18.Qxd4 Qxd4 19.Rxd4 b5 ) ) 15.Bg3 Qh5 ( 15...Qg4!? ) 16.Nxc5 ( 16.Nf3!? b5 17.0-0-0 Bb7 18.Neg5 Bd5~~ ) 16...Nxc5 17.Qe3 f5 ( >=17...b6 ) 18.exf6 Rxf6 19.Nf3 ( 19.Qe5 Qxe5+ 20.Bxe5+/= ) 19...Nd7 ( 19...b6!? ) 20.0-0-0 h6 21.Rhe1 a5 22.Rd4 Qb5 23.Ne5 Nxe5 24.Bxe5 Mikhalchishin,A-Stangl,M/Dortmund-B (4)/1991/1-0 (40); 11...Nb6 12.Be3 ( 12.Qd2 Be7 13.0-0-0 0-0 14.h4 Bd7 15.Qe2 Kh8 16.Ne4 Nxe4 17.Qxe4 Qc8 18.c3 Bc6 19.Nxc6 Qxc6 20.Bc2 Qxe4 21.Bxe4 Rab8 22.Be3 Nc4 23.Ba7 Ra8 24.Bd4 Yagupov,I-Tataev,M/Moscow Tal/1992/1-0 (42)) 12...Nxb3 13.axb3 Nd5 14.Bf2 Nxc3 15.bxc3 Be7 16.0-0 0-0 17.Qf3 Qc7 18.Rfe1 Bd7 19.Re3 f5 20.exf6 Bxf6 21.Qe4 Rae8 22.Bg3 Qb6 23.Be5 Bxe5 24.Qxe5 Magomedov,M-Bukic,E/Ljubljana Iskra/1992/0.5 (47); 11...g5 12.Nxe6 ( 12.Bg3 h5 13.h3 Qc7 14.Qe2 b5 ) 12...Nxe6 13.Bxe6 gxf4 14.Bxf7+ ( 14.Qh5 Nxe5! 15.Qxe5 Bxe6 16.Qxh8 f3-/+ ) 14...Kxf7 15.Qh5+ Kg7 ( 15...Kg8 16.Qg4+ Bg7 17.Qe6+ Kf8 18.Qf5+ Nf6 19.Qxf4 ) 16.Qg4+ Kh6 17.h4 ( 17.0-0-0 Qg5-+ ; 17.0-0 Nxe5 18.Qxf4+ Qg5-+ ) 17...Nxe5 ( 17...Be7!? ) 18.Qxf4+ Kg7 ( 18...Kg6 19.h5+ ) 19.Qxe5+ Qf6 20.Qg3+ Qg6 21.Qe5+ Qf6 22.Qg3+ Sokolov,A-Har Zvi,R/Biel op (03)/1992/0.5 (22); 11...Be7 12.Qh5 ( 12.Qg4 g5! 13.Bg3 h5 14.Qe2 h4 15.Bf2 Qc7~~ ) 12...0-0 13.0-0-0 Qc7 14.Rhf1 ( 14.Rhe1 b5 15.Qg4 Re8 16.Re3 Nf8 17.h4 Ng6 18.Bg3 Bf8 19.Rf1 Bb7 20.h5 Ne7 21.Rxf7 Nxb3+ 22.axb3 Qb6 23.Rf4 Nd5 24.Nxd5 Vavra,P-Chloupek,S/CSR-chT/1992/1-0 (27)) 14...b5 15.Bd5 b4 16.Bxa8 bxc3 17.Nc6 Nb6 18.Nxe7+ Qxe7 19.Bg5 Qc7 20.Bf6 gxf6 21.exf6 Kh8 22.Rd4 cxb2+ 23.Kb1 Nba4 24.Rf3 Jaracz,P-Liiva,R/Duisburg WchJM-U18 (05)/1992/1-0 (25); 11...g6 12.0-0 Bg7 13.Qe2 0-0 14.Kh1+/- ]

12.Qg4
[ 12.Qe2 Bb7 13.0-0-0 ( 13.0-0 b4 14.Na4 Nxb3 15.axb3 Nc5 16.Rad1 Nxa4 17.bxa4 Bc5 18.Be3? ( 18.Kh1!~~ ) 18...Qc7!=/+ Zapolskis,A-Slekys,E/Mariampole/1992/) 13...Qa5 ( 13...b4 14.Na4 Nxb3+ 15.axb3 Qc7 16.Rhf1 Nc5 17.Nf5 ( 17.Kb1 Nxa4 18.bxa4 Bc5 19.Qg4 0-0-0 20.Bg3 g6 21.Bh4 Rd5 22.Bf6 Re8 23.Nb3 Bf8 24.g3 Riegler,P-Osterman,R/SLO-ch/1992/0-1 (35)) 17...exf5 18.e6 Nxb3+ 19.Kb1 Qc6 20.Nb6 Qxe6 21.Rfe1 Nc5 22.Nxa8 Qxe2 23.Rxe2+ Ne4 24.Nc7+ Emms,J-Petrosian,A/London LB (08)/1991/1-0 (65)) 14.Rhf1 ( 14.Rhe1 Rc8 15.Qg4 b4 16.Na4 Nxa4 17.Nxe6 Nac5 18.Nxg7+ Bxg7 19.Qxg7 Nxb3+ 20.Kb1 Nd4 21.e6 Bd5 Morawietz,D-Ottens,S/NWL-II 9192/1992/1-0 (22)) 14...Nxb3+ 15.Nxb3 Qc7 16.Nd4 Nc5 17.a3 Be7 18.Qg4 0-0 19.Rde1 Rfd8 20.Bh6 Bf8 21.Bg5 Rd7 22.Re3 Rc8 23.Bf6 Ne4 24.Rxe4 Motwani,P-Pigott,J/BCF-ch/1989/0-1 (40)]

12...h5
[ 12...Nb6 13.0-0-0 Bd7 14.Rhf1 h5 15.Qf3 Rc8 16.Kb1 Nc4 17.Bxc4 bxc4 18.Bg5! Zapolskis,A-Tataev,M/Stare Mesto 57/(242)/1992/1-0 (18); 12...Nf6! 13.exf6 Qxd4~~ Zapolskis,A]

13.Qg3 h4 14.Qg4 g5?!
[ 14...h3!? ]

15.0-0-0 Qe7
[ 15...gxf4 16.Nxe6! ( 16.Bxe6 Nxe5 17.Qe2 Ned3+! ) 16...Nxe6 17.Bxe6 Rh6 ( 17...fxe6 18.Qg6+ Ke7~~ ; 17...Qe7 18.Bxd7+ Bxd7 19.Qf3 Rc8 20.Nd5 Bc6 21.Nf6+ Qxf6 22.exf6 Bxf3 23.Rhe1++- ) 18.Bf5! Ra7 ( 18...Qe7 19.Nd5 Nxe5 20.Rhe1! Nxg4 21.Nc7# ) 19.e6-> ]

16.Nc6! Nxb3+ 17.axb3 Qc5 18.Ne4! Qxc6 19.Bxg5 Bb7
[ 19...Rg8 20.Nf6+! ( 20.Rxd7 Kxd7 21.Nf6++- ) 20...Nxf6 21.Bxf6+- ]

20.Rd6!! Bxd6
[ 20...Qxe4 21.Rxe6++- ]

21.Nxd6+ Kf8 22.Rf1 Nxe5
[ 22...Rh7? 23.Qxe6 Nxe5 24.Qxe5+- ; 22...f5 23.Rxf5++- ]

23.Qxe6 Qd5 24.Rxf7+!!
[ 24.Qf6 Rh7 25.Rf5 Qxg2~~ ; 24.Bh6+ Kg8 25.Rxf7 Qxe6 26.Rg7+ Kf8 27.Rf7+ Kg8 28.Rg7+= ]

24...Nxf7
[ 24...Kg8 25.Rg7+ Kxg7 ( 25...Kf8 26.Qe7# ) 26.Nf5+ Kh7 27.Qh6+ Kg8 28.Qg7# ]

25.Be7+ Kg7[]
[ 25...Kg8 26.Qg6# ]

26.Qf6+ Kh7 27.Nxf7
[ 27.Nf5 Rag8 ]

27...Qh5[] 28.Ng5+ Kg8 29.Qe6+ Kg7 30.Qf6+ Kg8 31.Qe6+ Kg7 32.Bf6+ Kh6 33.Nf7+ Kh7 34.Ng5+
[ 34.Nxh8 Rxh8 35.Qe7+ Kg6 36.Bxh8 Qg5+! ]

34...Kh6 35.Bxh8+
[ 35.Nf7+ Kh7 36.Nxh8 Qh6+ 37.Kb1 Rf8 38.Qf5+ Kg8 39.Ng6+/- ; 35.Qe7!? Rag8 ( 35...Qg6 36.Nf7+ Kh5 37.Qe5+ Kg4 38.h3# ; 35...Qe8 36.Qg7+ Kh5 37.Ne6 Qg6 38.Nf4+ Kg4 39.Qxg6+ Kxf4 40.Qg5+ Ke4 41.Qe5# ) 36.Nf7+ Kg6 37.Nxh8+ Rxh8 38.Bxh8 Qg5+! 39.Qxg5+ Kxg5 40.g3 hxg3 41.hxg3 Kg4 42.Be5 Bd5!! 43.Kd2 Kf3 44.Kc3 Be4= ]

35...Qg6
[ 35...Kxg5 36.Qe5+ Kg6 ( 36...Kg4 37.h3# ) 37.Qf6+ Kh7 38.Qg7# ]

36.Nf7+ Kh7 37.Qe7 Qxg2?
[ 37...Kg8!! 38.Qxb7 ( 38.Ne5 Qh7! ) 38...Rf8 39.Ne5 ( 39.Bd4 Qxf7=/+ ) 39...Rf1+ 40.Kd2 Qd6+= ]

38.Be5?
[ 38.Bd4! Qh1+ ( 38...Qf1+ 39.Kd2 Qf4+ ( 39...Qg2+ 40.Kc3 ) 40.Be3! ( 40.Kd3 Qf3+ ; 40.Kc3 Rc8+ ) 40...Qxh2+ 41.Kc3 Rc8+ 42.Kb4 Rc7 43.Ng5+ Kg6 44.Qe8+ Kg7 45.Ne6+ Kf6 46.Bg5+ Kf5 47.Bf4+- ) 39.Kd2 Qxh2+ ( 39...Qg2+ 40.Kc3 Qc6+ 41.Kb4 a5+ ( 41...Re8 42.Qxh4++- ) 42.Ka3 b4+ 43.Ka2+- ) 40.Kc3 Rc8+ 41.Kb4 Qd2+ ( 41...Rc7 42.Qf6+- ; 41...Qc7 42.Qf6 a5+ 43.Ka3 b4+ 44.Ka2 Qg3 45.Qh6+ ( 45.Ng5++- ) 45...Kg8 46.Nd6 ) 42.c3+- ]

38...Qf1+= 39.Kd2 Qf2+ 40.Kd3 Qf3+ 41.Kd2 Qf2+ 1/2-1/2