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?]

Get this game explained with Decode Chess
explore this opening
find similar games 15 more Kasparov/P Nikolic games
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]

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  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.

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?]
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by alip
Game 38
from Part 3: 1993-2005 (Kasparov) by Okavango
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by niazidarwish
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by mangala
Scotch Game: Mieses Variation
from ANNOTATED GAMES GTM by gambitfan
4...Nf6 8...g5
from Kasparov's Scotch by DanielLam
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by KingG
Scotch Game: Mieses Variation
from KASPAROV GAMES GTM by gambitfan
Kasparov The Killer!!
by Zhbugnoimt
SCOTCH
by vkwow
Round Five, Game #27
from Linares 1997 by JoseTigranTalFischer
Kasparov Scotch Wins
by Kinghunt
Kasparov The Killer!!
by chezstartz
Game 181 in Secrets of Modern Chess Strategy by John Watson
from ScotchMoreScotch for Fredthebear by Patca63
B23; B24; B25 and B26 white/black
by 5nizza
Game 181
from Secrets of Modern Chess Strategy (Watson) by Qindarka
Chess Informant Best Games 4
by Nimzophile
Scotch
by malterego
Briefly Mostly B-C
by fredthebear

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 2001-2021, Chessgames Services LLC