Dortmund: Karjakin Forgot His Analysis; Other Favourites Won

Время публикации: 15.07.2012 22:16 | Последнее обновление: 16.07.2012 02:34

The third round of the Dortmund competition was full of fighting. Perhaps it's possible to say that each of today's four wins was due to higher class. The winner of 'Aeroflot' Mateusz Bartel, who's performing unsuccessfully, wasn't able to cope with Vladimir Kramnik - the Polish remained on naught points in the table. Ruslan Ponomariov 'expelled' Georg Meier from the group of leaders. Peter Leko and Fabiano Caruana converted the bishop pair advantage with white; on top of that, Leko overpowered Jan Gustafsson in his trademark style - by positionally squeezing the opponent all over the board.

The Russian commented on the only drawn game of the round Karjakin - Naiditsch in his Twitter account, "I played too fast in the opening, having forgotten my own analysis, and due to that lost chances of the opening advantage. The end result was a draw".

[Event "40th Dortmund GM"] [Site "Dortmund GER"] [Date "2012.07.15"] [Round "3"] [White "Karjakin,S"] [Black "Naiditsch,A"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C67"] [Opening "Ruy Lopez"] [Variation "Berlin defence, open variation"] [EventDate "2012.07.13"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. O-O Nxe4 5. d4 Nd6 6. Bxc6 dxc6 7. dxe5 Nf5 8. Qxd8+ Kxd8 9. Nc3 Ke8 10. h3 h5 11. Bf4 Be7 12. Rad1 Be6 13. Ng5 Rh6 14. g3 Bxg5 15. Bxg5 Rg6 16. h4 f6 17. exf6 gxf6 18. Bf4 Nxh4 19. f3 Rd8 20. Rxd8+ Kxd8 21. Kf2 Nf5 22. Rh1 Ng7 23. b3 Bf5 24. Nd1 Bd7 25. c4 Be8 26. Bd2 Nf5 27. Bf4 Ng7 28. Ne3 Ne6 29. Rxh5 Nxf4 30. gxf4 Rg2+ 31. Kxg2 Bxh5 32. b4 Kd7 33. c5 Ke6 34. Kg3 b6 35. a3 f5 36. Kf2 Bg6 37. Ke2 Bh5 38. Kf2 Bg6 39. Kg2 Bf7 40. Kh3 Bh5 41. Kg3 Kf6 42. Nc2 Be8 43. Nd4 Bd7 44. Kf2 b5 45. Kg3 Kg7 46. Kf2 Kf6 47. Ke3 Be8 48. Kd2 Bd7 49. Kc3 Be8 50. Kb2 Bd7 51. a4 a6 52. a5 Be8 53. Kc3 Bd7 54. Nc2 Be6 55. Ne1 Bc4 56. Nd3 Bxd3 57. Kxd3 Ke6 58. Kd4 Kf6 59. Kd3 Ke6 1/2-1/2 [Event "40th Dortmund GM"] [Site "Dortmund GER"] [Date "2012.07.15"] [Round "3"] [White "Kramnik,V"] [Black "Bartel,M"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A25"] [Opening "English"] [Variation "Sicilian reversed"] [EventDate "2012.07.13"] 1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 f5 4. Bg2 Nf6 5. e3 d5 6. Nxd5 Nxd5 7. cxd5 Nb4 8. d3 Nxd5 9. Nf3 Bb4+ 10. Bd2 Bxd2+ 11. Qxd2 Qd6 12. O-O O-O 13. e4 Ne7 14. d4 fxe4 15. Nxe5 Bf5 16. Qc3 Rad8 17. Rac1 Nd5 18. Qb3 Qb6 19. Qxb6 axb6 20. Rfe1 c6 21. Bxe4 Bxe4 22. Rxe4 Nf6 23. Rf4 Rfe8 24. Kf1 Nd5 25. Rf3 Nb4 26. Rc4 Na6 27. Re3 b5 28. Rc1 Nb4 29. a3 Nd5 30. Re2 Nb6 31. b3 Rf8 32. Nd3 Rxd4 33. Nc5 Rb8 34. Re7 Nd5 35. Rxb7 Rxb7 36. Nxb7 Ne7 37. Ke2 Rd7 38. Nc5 Ra7 39. Ra1 Nd5 40. Kd3 Nb6 41. Kd4 Kf7 42. f4 Ra8 43. Nb7 Nd7 44. a4 bxa4 45. bxa4 Kf6 46. a5 Kf5 47. h3 h5 48. Nd6+ Ke6 49. Ne4 Kf5 50. a6 1-0 [Event "40th Dortmund GM"] [Site "Dortmund GER"] [Date "2012.07.15"] [Round "3"] [White "Meier,G"] [Black "Ponomariov,R"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D12"] [Opening "QGD Slav"] [Variation "4.e3 Bf5"] [EventDate "2012.07.13"] 1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. e3 Bf5 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nh4 Bg6 7. Be2 Nbd7 8. O-O dxc4 9. Nxg6 hxg6 10. Bxc4 Qc7 11. h3 g5 12. Be2 e5 13. Bd2 Rd8 14. Rc1 Nb6 15. Re1 Be7 16. a4 a6 17. a5 Nbd5 18. Nxd5 Rxd5 19. Bc4 Rd7 20. Qb3 O-O 21. d5 Ne4 22. Qd3 Nxd2 23. Qxd2 e4 24. Red1 Rfd8 25. Qe2 c5 26. b4 Qe5 27. b5 Bd6 28. Qg4 axb5 29. Bxb5 Re7 30. g3 g6 31. Kg2 Kg7 32. Rh1 Rh8 33. Be2 Rh5 34. Qc8 Rc7 35. Qa8 Rh8 36. Qa7 f5 37. Qb6 f4 38. exf4 gxf4 39. gxf4 Qxf4 40. Qb3 Rf8 41. Qe3 Qf6 42. Rc4 Bf4 43. Qxe4 Re7 44. Qd3 Bd6 45. f4 Rfe8 46. Bg4 Re3 47. Qc2 Bxf4 48. Rb1 Rg3+ 49. Kh1 Rxg4 50. hxg4 Qh4+ 51. Kg1 Qxg4+ 52. Kf1 Qh3+ 0-1 [Event "40th Dortmund GM"] [Site "Dortmund GER"] [Date "2012.07.15"] [Round "3"] [White "Caruana,F"] [Black "Fridman,D"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B12"] [Opening "Caro-Kann"] [Variation "advance variation"] [EventDate "2012.07.13"] 1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 c5 6. Be3 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Ne7 8. Nd2 Nbc6 9. N2f3 Be4 10. O-O Ng6 11. Nd2 Ngxe5 12. Nxe4 dxe4 13. c3 Bd6 14. Qa4 Qa5 15. Qb3 Bc7 16. Qxb7 Rb8 17. Qa6 Nxd4 18. Bxd4 Qxa6 19. Bxa6 Rxb2 20. Rfb1 Rxb1+ 21. Rxb1 Kd7 22. a4 Nc6 23. Bxg7 Rb8 24. Bb5 Bd6 25. Rd1 Kc7 26. Bh6 Be5 27. Be3 f5 28. g3 Bd6 29. c4 Ra8 30. a5 e5 31. c5 Bf8 32. Rd5 Re8 33. a6 Re6 34. Kg2 Bg7 35. Bd2 Rg6 36. h4 h5 37. Kf1 Re6 38. Be2 Nd4 39. Rd6 Rxd6 40. cxd6+ Kxd6 41. Bxh5 Kc6 42. Be2 Nxe2 43. Kxe2 Kb5 44. h5 Kxa6 45. h6 Bf8 46. h7 Bg7 47. g4 fxg4 48. Ke3 Kb5 49. Kxe4 Kc6 50. Kf5 e4 51. Kxe4 Kd7 52. Kf5 1-0 [Event "40th Dortmund GM"] [Site "Dortmund GER"] [Date "2012.07.15"] [Round "3"] [White "Leko,P"] [Black "Gustafsson,J"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C84"] [Opening "Ruy Lopez"] [Variation "closed defence"] [EventDate "2012.07.13"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. d3 d6 7. c3 O-O 8. Re1 Re8 9. Nbd2 Bf8 10. d4 b5 11. Bc2 Bg4 12. h3 Bh5 13. d5 Ne7 14. Nf1 h6 15. a4 c6 16. dxc6 Nxc6 17. Ng3 Bxf3 18. Qxf3 b4 19. Nf5 bxc3 20. bxc3 Na5 21. Rd1 Re6 22. Ba3 g6 23. Ne3 Kg7 24. Bb4 Ra7 25. Rab1 Re8 26. Rd2 Nc6 27. Bc5 Rd7 28. Bb6 Qa8 29. a5 Rc8 30. Rbd1 Nb8 31. Nd5 Nxd5 32. Rxd5 Qc6 33. R5d3 Rb7 34. Bb3 Qe8 35. Bd5 Re7 36. Qe2 Nd7 37. Rf3 Nc5 38. Ra1 Na4 39. Qc2 Nc5 40. Qe2 Na4 41. Qxa6 Nxc3 42. Qd3 Nxd5 43. Qxd5 Qc6 44. Rb3 Qxd5 45. exd5 1-0 
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