chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

(If you register a free account you won't see all these ads!)
Viswanathan Anand vs Garry Kasparov
PCA-GP Credit Suisse Rapid Final (1996), Geneva SUI, rd 4, Sep-01
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf Variation. English Attack Anti-English (B90)  ·  0-1
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Click Here to play Guess-the-Move
Given 21 times; par: 72 [what's this?]

NOTE: You are using our new chess viewer, "Olga." For more info see the Olga Quickstart Guide. You can switch back to the old viewer (pgn4web) from the pulldown menu below. If you have questions or suggestions see our Olga chessforum.

explore this opening
find similar games 79 more Anand/Kasparov games
sac: 45...Rxh2+ PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can get computer analysis by clicking the "ENGINE" button below the game.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.
PREMIUM MEMBERS CAN REQUEST COMPUTER ANALYSIS [more info]

Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-10-05  Nezhmetdinov: This is a masterly game from GK - the swapping of the knight to the queenside - after that he utterly outplays Anand
Dec-06-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  KingG: Another great Najdorf game by Kasparov.
Jun-01-06  spirit: what happens after 21.Qxe6...complete outplaying
Jun-01-06  VishyFan: <spirit: what happens after 21.Qxe6...complete outplaying> u mean 21. Qxd6?

it will be met with 21... Rxc3

Jul-10-06  spirit: thanks <vishyfan>
Nov-02-08  VaselineTopLove: Was this a classical game?
Nov-02-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  acirce: No, it was a rapid game in the Geneva PCA GP. They used the KO format with mini-matches. This was the final. Kasparov won this game but Anand won overall (2.5-1.5). Kasparov should have won Anand vs Kasparov, 1996 though but blundered, his hilarious reaction when he realized this can be seen here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZqc...
Jan-07-09  WhiteRook48: I've made some analysis and it appears that the white king will be stuck on h1 and cannot move because then the pawn queens. White envisions Ng2-e3-f1.
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.


NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific game and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please submit a correction slip and help us eliminate database mistakes!
<This page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
Sicilian
by ALL
Game 116
from Part 3: 1993-2005 (Kasparov) by Qindarka
if queen takes: 15. Qxg5 Bh6 16. Qh4 Ng6 17. Qg3 h4
from traps and openings by tivrfoa
Kasparov Masacrating Anand
by Horse Bishop
Sicilian Najdorf. Anti-English (B90) 0-1 Kside staircase promo
from GK Collection on the move to Fredthebear's den by fredthebear
Najdorf Anti-English
from Random Collection of Games that SOG7 like. by SniperOnG7
In the trenches
from Thunderstorms from a Blue Sky by Benjamin Lau
Kasparov the King
by Bufon
Kasparov The Killer!!
by Zhbugnoimt
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by niazidarwish
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf Variation.English Attack Anti-English
from MKD's Sicilian Defense Black by MKD
Sicillian Defense
by JoseTigranTalFischer
Sicilian
by EruditeEgress
Ng4 Sicilian!
by deepthinker
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by mangala
dnash007's favorite games
by dnash007
Najdorf - 6. Be3
by pcmvtal
The Sicilian Defense
by Timothy Glenn Forney
Kasparov The Killer!!
by chezstartz
kasp end
from jewish playersin chess by gmlisowitz
plus 11 more collections (not shown)


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2017, Chessgames Services LLC