FIDE World Cup Khanty-Mansiysk (1.2), 25.11.2007

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1.e4
e5
2.Nf3
Nc6
3.Bb5
Nf6
4.d3
Bc5
5.Bxc6
**Not a very ambitious line, but probably good enough to make 'Goliath' uncomfortable.

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6.Bg5

6...Qd6

7.Nbd2 Be6

8.Nc4?!

8...Bxc4 9.Bxf6

9...Qxf6 10.dxc4 Qe6

11.0-0 Qxc4?!

12.Nxe5 Qe6 13.Qh5 Bb6 14.Nf3 0-0 15.a4 a5 16.e5!?

16...h6

17.b3 Rad8 18.Rae1?!

18...Rd5 19.Nh4?!

19...Re8! 20.Nf3 Red8 21.g3 Bc5 22.Kg2 Be7 23.Re3 Rc5! 24.Re2?!

24...Rc3!

25.h3 c5 26.Rfe1 c4 27.bxc4 b6 28.Re4 c5

29.Nh4?!

29...Rxc2 30.Nf5 Bf8?

31.Ne3! Ra2 32.Nd5

32...Rxa4 33.Nf4! Qe8 34.e6

34...fxe6 35.Qg4 Rd4?!

36.Nxe6 Rxe4 37.Rxe4 Qa8

38.Kh2!

38...b5

39.Nxg7!

39...Bxg7 40.Re7 Qf8 41.Qe6+ Kh7 42.Qe4+ Kh8 43.Re8 Rxc4 44.Rxf8+ Bxf8 45.Qe8 Kg8 46.Qxb5 Rd4 47.Qxa5

47...c4 48.h4 Bg7 49.Kg2 Kh8 50.Qa8+ Kh7 51.Qc8 Bh8 52.g4 c3 53.g5 hxg5 54.hxg5 Bg7 55.Kg3 Be5+ 56.Kh3 Bg7 57.Qc5 Rd2

58.Kg4 Kh8 59.Qc8+ Kh7 60.g6+! Kh6

61.Qf5 1-0