chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Garry Kasparov vs Predrag Nikolic
Linares (1997), Linares ESP, rd 5, Feb-09
Scotch Game: Mieses Variation (C45)  ·  1-0

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Click Here to play Guess-the-Move
Given 54 times; par: 25 [what's this?]

explore this opening
find similar games 15 more Kasparov/P Nikolic games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: If you missed a Game of the Day, you can review the last year of games at our Game of the Day Archive.

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]

A COMPUTER ANNOTATED SCORE OF THIS GAME IS AVAILABLE.  [CLICK HERE]

Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-13-03  ksadler: This game is annotated at http://www.chesscafe.com/text/yaz23... for anyone who is interested.
Jun-29-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  plang: ..9 g5 was first played by Anand in his 1995 match with Kasparov. He obtained a draw with little difficulty. ..11 O-O seems suicidal; I doubt that was part of Anands idea. One of blacks "issues" in this line is the bishop buried at a6. It never gets into the game here and blacks kingside white square weaknesses lead to a rout after 13 Qh5 and 15 Kd1.
May-02-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  ToTheDeath: A typical "psychic murder" by Kasparov, as he wins entirely by home preparation against a usual victim. Garry's huge plus score against Nikolic is impressive even for him.

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.
  8. Do not degrade Chessgames or any of it's staff/volunteers.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.


NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific game only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

This game is type: CLASSICAL. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
scotch nf6 &ba6
by ajidv
Kasprov -Nikollic Scotch with g5 by Black
from Richard Taylor's favorite games by Richard Taylor
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by KingG
SCOTCH
by vkwow
Round Five, Game #27
from Linares 1997 by suenteus po 147
kuna65's favorite games iii
by kuna65
Scotch Game
by KingG
Scotch
from peshk@games by bleenn10
Kasparov Scotch Wins
by Kinghunt
4...Nf6 8...g5
from Kasparov's Scotch by DanielLam
Chess Informant Best Games 4
by koinonia
mbofana's favorite games
by mbofana
Kaspy's home prep vs. Anand's 9..g5. Play in GTM
from Scotch by Modern Players by alligator
9
from The Scotch Game by jakaiden
Secrets of Modern Chess
by Friedeggsof
Kasparov The Killer!!
by Zhbugnoimt
Scotch Game
by Zhbugnoimt
Kasparov in the Scotch
by UnMasterAlex
B23; B24; B25 and B26 white/black
by 5nizza
Chess Informant Best Games 4
by Olanovich
plus 45 more collections (not shown)

Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | 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 2001-2023, Chessgames Services LLC