[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.03.15"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C18"]
[PlyCount "63"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Qc7 7. Qg4 f5 8. Qg3
Ne7 ({RR} 8... cxd4 9. cxd4 Ne7 10. Bd2 O-O 11. Bd3 b6 12. Ne2 Ba6 13. Nf4 Qd7)
9. Qxg7 Rg8 10. Qxh7 cxd4 11. Kd1 Bd7 ({RR} 11... Nbc6 12. Nf3 Nxe5 13. Bg5
N5g6 14. cxd4 Rh8 15. Qg7 Rg8 16. Qh7 Rh8 17. Qg7 {1/2-1/2 (17) Perez Gormaz,M
(2261)-Cori Tello,J (2522) Mar del Plata 2012}) 12. Qh5+ ({RR} 12. Rb1 Nbc6 13.
Nf3 O-O-O 14. cxd4 Rh8 15. Qg7 Rdg8 16. Qf6 Rf8 17. Qg5 f4 18. Bd3 Rhg8 19. Qh6
Rh8 20. Qg5 Rhg8 21. Qh6 Rh8 {1/2-1/2 (21) Borovikov,V (2570)-Berg,E (2516)
Pardubice 2002}) 12... Ng6 ({RR} 12... Kd8 13. Nf3 ({RR} 13. Ne2 dxc3 14. Qf3)
({RR} 13. f4 dxc3 14. Rb1 Qc5) ({RR} 13. Bg5) 13... Qxc3 ({RR} 13... Ba4) ({RR
} 13... dxc3) 14. Ra2 ({RR} 14. Rb1 Ba4 15. Ne1 ({RR} 15. Rb2 d3) 15... Nbc6
16. f4 Rxg2 17. Bxg2 d3 18. Rb2 Nd4) 14... Nbc6 ({RR} 14... Ba4 15. Bd2) 15.
Rb2 ({RR} 15. Bb2 Qc5 16. Qh4 ({RR} 16. h3 d3) 16... Rg4) 15... Kc7 ({RR} 15...
Rc8 16. Rb3 ({RR} 16. Qh6 Ng6 17. h4 Ngxe5 18. Nxe5 Nxe5 19. Qf6+) 16... Qc5 ({
RR} 16... Qa1) 17. Rb5 Qc3 18. Bb2) 16. Rb5 Rh8 ({RR} 16... Qa1 17. Rb2 Rh8 18.
Qg5 Rag8 19. Qd2) ({RR} 16... a6 17. Bb2 axb5 18. Bxc3 dxc3 19. Bxb5 Rxa3 20.
Ke2 Ra2) 17. Qxh8 ({RR} 17. Qg5 Rag8 18. Qd2 ({RR} 18. Qxg8 Rxg8 19. Bb2) 18...
Qxd2+ ({RR} 18... Ng6) 19. Bxd2 Ng6) 17... Rxh8 18. Bb2 Qxf3+ ({RR} 18... Qa5
19. Rxa5 Nxa5 20. Bxd4 ({RR} 20. Nxd4)) ({RR} 18... a6 19. Bxc3 axb5 20. Nxd4)
19. gxf3 Ng6 ({RR} 19... Rh4 20. f4 ({RR} 20. Bc1 f4) 20... Ng6 ({RR} 20...
Rxf4 21. h4 Nxe5 22. Rb3 Ng4 23. Ke1 Ba4 ({RR} 23... Nxf2 24. Bc1) ({RR} 23...
e5 24. Be2 Nxf2 25. Rf1) 24. Rg3 Bxc2 25. Be2 ({RR} 25. Bc1 Re4+ 26. Kd2 Nxf2
27. Rh2 Ng4 28. Rxg4 fxg4 29. Kxc2 g3) 25... d3 26. Bxg4 Rxg4 27. Rxg4 fxg4 28.
Kd2) 21. Bc1 Nxf4 22. Bxf4 Rxf4 23. h4 Nxe5 24. Rb3 ({RR} 24. Rb4 Ng4) 24...
Ng4 ({RR} 24... Ba4 25. Rb4) ({RR} 24... Rxf2 25. h5 ({RR} 25. Ke1 Rxc2) ({RR}
25. Be2 d3) 25... Ba4 26. Rb4 ({RR} 26. Rg3 Rxc2) 26... Bxc2+ 27. Ke1 Rf4 28.
h6 Nf3+ 29. Ke2) 25. Ke1 Nxf2 ({RR} 25... Be8 26. h5 Nxf2 27. h6 Nxh1 28. h7
Rh4 29. Rh3) 26. Rg1 ({RR} 26. h5 Nxh1 27. h6 Rh4 28. Rh3 Rxh6 29. Rxh6 Ng3)
26... Ng4 27. h5 Be8 28. Rh3 Re4+ 29. Be2 ({RR} 29. Kd2 Re3)) ({RR} 19... Nxe5
20. Bxd4) 20. h4 Ngxe5 ({RR} 20... Rxh4 21. Rxh4 Nxh4 22. f4) ({RR} 20... Ncxe5
21. Rc5+ ({RR} 21. Rb3 Nc6 22. h5 e5) 21... Kd6 22. Bxd4 Rxh4 23. Rxh4 Nxh4 24.
Rc3 ({RR} 24. f4 Nef3) 24... Nhxf3) ({RR} 20... Nxh4 21. f4) 21. h5 Nf7 ({RR}
21... Nxf3 22. Bc1 ({RR} 22. Rb3 Nfe5 23. Rg3 Ng4 24. Ke1 e5) ({RR} 22. h6)
22... Nfe5 23. Bf4 Kc8) ({RR} 21... Ng6) 22. f4 Nd6 23. Rb3 Ne4 24. Ke1 Rh6 25.
Be2 Be8 26. Rd3 Nf6 ({RR} 26... Nc5 27. Rg3) 27. Bxd4 {Tal,M-Botvinnik,M
Moscow 1961 1-0 (41)}) 13. Ne2 d3 $146 ({RR} 13... Nc6 14. cxd4 O-O-O 15. Bg5
Rde8 16. Bf6 Qb6 17. Kc1 Nxd4 18. Rb1 Qc5 19. Nxd4 Qxd4 20. Qe2 Kb8 21. Qd2
Qxd2+ 22. Kxd2 Bc6 23. h4 Nf8 24. h5 Nd7 25. h6 Nxf6 26. exf6 Ref8 27. h7 Rh8
28. Rb3 {Jelen,I-Bratko,I Dravograd 1963 1-0 (34)}) ({RR} 13... Ba4 14. Nf4
Qxc3 15. Ra2 Kf7 16. Bd2 Qc6 17. g4 Rg7 18. gxf5 exf5 19. e6+ Kf6 20. Bd3 Nxf4
21. Qxf5+ Ke7 22. Bb4+ Kd8 23. Qf6+ Kc8 24. Qxf4 Rg8 25. Qf7 Re8 26. Rg1 Na6
27. Rg8 Nc7 28. f4 {Jakupovic,N (2150)-Berg,E (2390) Hallsberg 1998 1-0 (60)})
14. cxd3 Ba4+ 15. Ke1 Qxe5 16. Bg5 Nc6 17. d4 Qc7 18. h4 e5 19. Rh3 Qf7 20.
dxe5 Ncxe5 21. Re3 Kd7 22. Rb1 b6 23. Nf4 Rae8 24. Rb4 Bc6 25. Qd1 Nxf4 26.
Rxf4 Ng6 27. Rd4 Rxe3+ 28. fxe3 Kc7 29. c4 dxc4 30. Bxc4 Qg7 31. Bxg8 Qxg8 32.
h5 1-0

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.03.17"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A61"]
[PlyCount "88"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 e6 4. Nc3 exd5 5. cxd5 d6 6. Nf3 g6 7. Bg5 Bg7 8. Nd2
h6 9. Bh4 g5 10. Bg3 Nh5 11. Nc4 Nxg3 12. hxg3 O-O 13. e3 Qe7 14. Be2 ({RR} 14.
Bd3 Nd7 15. O-O Ne5 16. Nxe5 Qxe5 17. Re1 Bd7 18. Rb1 g4 19. Ne2 b5 20. b3 Rfc8
21. Nf4 c4 22. bxc4 bxc4 23. Bc2 Rab8 24. Qe2 Qc3 25. Rec1 Qa3 26. Kh2 a5 27.
Re1 Rb4 28. Ne6 fxe6 {Germek,M-Tal,M Bled 1961 0-1 (31)}) 14... Rd8 $146 ({RR}
14... Bd7 15. Qb3 Na6 16. Qxb7 Nb4 17. O-O Rab8 18. Qxa7 Ra8 19. Qc7 Bxc3 20.
bxc3 Nxd5 21. Qxd6 Qxd6 22. Nxd6 Nxc3 23. Bc4 Be6 24. Rfc1 Ra3 25. Rc2 Rfa8 26.
Bxe6 fxe6 27. Nc4 Rxa2 28. Raxa2 Nxa2 29. Ne5 {Letelier Martner,R-Marini,L Mar
del Plata 1960 1-0 (70)}) ({RR} 14... Bd7 15. a4 Na6 16. Qd2 Nc7 17. e4 b5 18.
axb5 Nxb5 19. O-O Nxc3 20. bxc3 Qxe4 21. Nxd6 Qe5 22. Nb7 c4 23. Bxc4 Rfc8 24.
Qa2 Rab8 25. Ba6 Rxc3 26. Rae1 Qf6 27. d6 Bf8 28. Qa5 Qd4 29. Rd1 {Benjamin,J
(2575)-Gurevich,D (2545) Estes Park 1987 1-0 (34)}) ({RR} 14... Nd7 15. Nb5 Nf6
16. Nbxd6 Rd8 17. Nxc8 Raxc8 18. d6 Qe4 19. a4 Qe6 20. Qc2 Ne4 {1/2-1/2 (20)
Colovic,A (2452)-Andriasian,Z (2588) Balaguer 2010}) ({RR} 14... Nd7 15. Nb5
Rd8 16. Nbxd6 Nf6 17. Nxc8 Raxc8 18. d6 Qd7 19. a4 Qe6 20. Rc1 Kf8 21. Bf3 b6
22. Qd3 Rb8 23. O-O a6 24. Rfd1 g4 25. Bd5 Nxd5 26. Qxd5 Qxd5 27. Rxd5 b5 28.
axb5 axb5 29. Na5 {Pytel,K (2320)-Nicevski,R (2410) Polanica Zdroj 1971 1/2-1/
2 (78)}) 15. O-O Nd7 16. a4 Ne5 17. Nxe5 Qxe5 18. a5 Rb8 19. Ra2 Bd7 20. Nb5
Bxb5 21. Bxb5 b6 22. a6 Rbc8 23. Qd3 Rc7 24. b3 Qc3 25. Qxc3 Bxc3 26. Rc2 Bf6
27. g4 Re7 28. Rc4 Rc8 29. g3 Bg7 30. Rd1 Rf8 31. Rd3 Kh7 32. Kg2 Kg6 33. Rd1
h5 34. gxh5+ Kxh5 35. g4+ Kg6 36. Rc2 Rh8 37. Bd3+ Kf6 38. Kg3 Ree8 39. Bb5 Re4
40. Rc4 Rxc4 41. bxc4 Ke7 42. Ba4 Be5+ 43. Kf3 Rh4 44. Rg1 f5 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.03.19"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B11"]
[PlyCount "74"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. h3 Bxf3 5. gxf3 e6 ({RR} 5... e5 6. f4 dxe4 7.
fxe5 Qd4 8. Qe2 Qxe5 9. d4 Qxd4 10. Nxe4 Be7 11. Bf4 Qxb2 12. Rd1 Nf6 13. Nd6+
Kf8 14. Qxe7+ Kxe7 15. Nf5+ Ke8 16. Nxg7+ Kf8 17. Bd6+ Kxg7 18. Rg1+ Ng4 19.
Rxg4+ Kf6 20. Rf4+ {Tal,M-Koblencs,A Moscow 1960 1/2-1/2}) 6. d4 Nd7 7. Bf4 ({
RR} 7. Be3 Ne7 8. Qd2 Ng6 9. O-O-O Be7 10. Bd3 Nh4 11. Qe2 O-O 12. Rhg1 Kh8 13.
f4 f5 14. f3 b5 15. Qf2 Rf7 16. Ne2 Nb6 17. Kb1 Nc4 18. Bc1 a5 19. Ng3 a4 20.
Rde1 a3 21. b3 Bb4 {Ter Sahakyan,S (2480)-Berkes,F (2647) Martuni 2009 0-1 (40)
}) 7... Bb4 $146 ({RR} 7... Ne7 8. Bd3 Ng6 9. Bg3 Be7 10. f4 dxe4 11. Nxe4 Nf6
12. c3 Nxe4 13. Bxe4 Bd6 14. f5 exf5 15. Bxf5 O-O 16. O-O Bxg3 17. fxg3 Qg5 18.
Qg4 Qe3+ 19. Kg2 Rae8 20. Rf2 Qe7 21. Bc2 Qd6 22. Bb3 {Bersamina,P (2310)
-Nguyen,V (2422) Jakarta 2013 1/2-1/2 (59)}) 8. h4 Ngf6 9. e5 Nh5 10. Bg5 Qa5
11. Bd2 Qb6 12. a3 Be7 13. Be3 g6 14. Na4 Qd8 15. Qd2 Ng7 16. Bg5 h6 17. Bxh6
Nf5 18. Bf4 Rxh4 19. Rxh4 Nxh4 20. O-O-O b5 21. Nc5 Nxc5 22. dxc5 Bxc5 23. Be2
Be7 24. Kb1 Qc7 25. Rh1 O-O-O 26. Bg3 Nf5 27. Rh7 Rf8 28. Bf4 Qd8 29. Bd3 Rh8
30. Rxh8 Qxh8 31. Qa5 Qh1+ 32. Ka2 Qxf3 33. Qa6+ Kb8 34. Qxc6 Qxf4 35. Bxb5
Qxe5 36. Qe8+ Kb7 37. Qc6+ Kb8 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.03.22"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E27"]
[PlyCount "80"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3 O-O 6. f3 d5 7. cxd5 exd5 8.
e3 Bf5 9. Ne2 Nbd7 10. Ng3 Bg6 11. Bd3 c5 12. O-O Re8 13. Re1 Qc7 14. Bxg6 hxg6
15. e4 cxd4 16. cxd4 Rac8 17. Bg5 $146 ({RR} 17. Ra2 Re6 18. e5 Nb6 19. Rae2
Nh7 20. f4 Rc6 21. Bd2 Nc4 22. f5 a5 23. e6 fxe6 24. Rxe6 Rxe6 25. fxe6 b5 26.
Bc1 Qc6 27. Qg4 Qe8 28. Qf3 Rd8 29. h4 Rd6 30. e7 Rd7 31. h5 gxh5 {Tal,
M-Sevcak,F Prague 1960 1-0 (35)}) 17... Qc2 18. Bxf6 Qxd1 19. Rexd1 Nxf6 20. e5
Nh5 21. Ne2 Rc2 22. Kf1 g5 23. Rdc1 Rec8 24. g3 f6 25. Rxc2 Rxc2 26. Rb1 b6 27.
Rb5 fxe5 28. dxe5 Rc5 29. Nd4 Kf7 30. Ke2 g6 31. Kd3 Ng7 32. Rb1 Ra5 33. Nc2
Ne6 34. Rb4 Rc5 35. h4 gxh4 36. Rxh4 d4 37. Nxd4 Rxe5 38. Nxe6 Kxe6 39. a4 Rg5
40. Re4+ Kf6 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.03.24"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B18"]
[PlyCount "85"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. N1e2 e6 7. h4 h6 8. Nf4
Bh7 9. Bc4 Nf6 10. Qe2 Bd6 11. Be3 Nbd7 12. Ngh5 ({RR} 12. O-O-O Qc7 13. Ngh5
Nxh5 14. Nxh5 Rg8 15. g3 O-O-O 16. Bd3 Bxd3 17. Rxd3 Qa5 18. Kb1 Nb6 19. Nf4
Kb8 20. Qh5 Qb5 21. Qxf7 e5 22. Rb3 Qc4 23. Qxc4 Nxc4 24. dxe5 Bxe5 25. Bc1
Rge8 26. Rd3 Rxd3 {Haznedaroglu,K (2436)-Ruck,R (2574) Beijing 2008 1/2-1/2
(52)}) 12... Nxh5 13. Nxh5 Rg8 14. g4 $146 ({RR} 14. O-O-O Qc7 15. Kb1 O-O-O
16. Bc1 Bg6 17. Qg4 Bxh5 18. Qxh5 Nb6 19. Be2 Bf4 20. Qg4 Bxc1 21. Kxc1 Nd5 22.
g3 Qa5 23. a3 Nf6 24. Qf3 h5 25. Rd2 Qd5 26. Qxd5 Rxd5 27. Bf3 Rd6 28. c3 g6 {
Matanovic,A-Marovic,D Zagreb 1964 1/2-1/2}) ({RR} 14. O-O-O Qc7 15. g4 O-O-O
16. Bd3 Bxd3 17. Rxd3 Nf6 18. Nxf6 gxf6 19. Qf3 Bf8 20. h5 Qa5 21. Kb1 Qd5 22.
Rh3 Qxf3 23. Rxf3 Rxg4 24. Rxf6 Rg1+ 25. Bc1 Rd7 26. Rdf3 Be7 27. c3 Bxf6 28.
Rxf6 c5 {Menkinovski,R (2282)-Andonovski,L (2311) Skopje 2008 0-1 (36)}) 14...
Qc7 15. g5 Bg6 16. O-O-O O-O-O 17. Ng3 hxg5 18. Bxg5 Bf4+ 19. Bxf4 Qxf4+ 20.
Qe3 Qh6 21. Bd3 Bxd3 22. Rxd3 Nb6 23. Qxh6 gxh6 24. Rf3 f5 25. Re1 Rd6 26. c3
Rg4 27. Ne2 Nd5 28. Rh1 Rd8 29. Rg3 Rxg3 30. fxg3 Rg8 31. Kd2 Rg4 32. Ke1 Kd7
33. Kf2 Re4 34. Re1 Kd6 35. Nc1 Rxe1 36. Kxe1 c5 37. Ke2 cxd4 38. cxd4 Nf6 39.
Kd3 Nh5 40. Ne2 e5 41. a4 Nf6 42. dxe5+ Kxe5 43. b4 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.03.26"]
[Round "6"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E69"]
[PlyCount "92"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. d4 d6 6. Nc3 Nbd7 7. O-O e5 8. e4
c6 9. h3 Qb6 10. d5 cxd5 11. cxd5 Nc5 12. Ne1 Bd7 13. Nd3 Nxd3 14. Qxd3 Rfc8
15. Rb1 ({RR} 15. Qe2 Qb4 16. Be3 Rc4 17. a3 Qb3 18. Rfc1 b5 19. Qd1 Qxd1+ 20.
Rxd1 Rc7 21. g4 Rb8 22. f3 Ne8 23. Bf1 {1/2-1/2 (23) Shestoperov,A (2458)
-Dyachkov,S (2549) Samara 2002}) 15... Nh5 ({RR} 15... Qd4 16. Qf3 b5 17. Be3
Qc4 18. Rfc1 Qb4 19. Kh2 Qa5 20. a3 b4 21. axb4 Qxb4 22. Qd1 Ne8 23. Qd2 f5 24.
f3 Nf6 25. Bh6 f4 26. Bxg7 fxg3+ 27. Kh1 Kxg7 28. f4 Re8 29. fxe5 Rxe5 30. Qe3
{Storjohann,K (1759)-Krueger,E (2060) Bad Bevensen 2011 1/2-1/2 (40)}) 16. Be3
Qb4 17. Qe2 $146 ({RR} 17. Rfc1 f5 18. Bf1 Nf6 19. f3 Nh5 20. Bf2 Bh6 21. Rc2
Nf6 22. Re1 Rc7 23. Nd1 Rxc2 24. Qxc2 Rc8 25. Nc3 Qa5 26. Rd1 fxe4 27. fxe4
Qxa2 28. Bd3 Qa5 29. Kh2 b5 30. Qe2 a6 31. Qf1 Rf8 {Wexler,B-Rubinetti,J
Buenos Aires 1964 0-1 (46)}) ({RR} 17. Kh2 f5 18. a3 Qb3 19. Qd1 Qxd1 20. Rfxd1
fxe4 21. Nxe4 Bf5 22. Nxd6 Bxb1 23. Nxc8 Bc2 24. Ne7+ {1-0 (24) Hatz,A-Jurlina,
R Eppingen 1988}) 17... Rc4 18. Rfc1 Rac8 19. Kh2 f5 20. exf5 Bxf5 21. Ra1 Nf4
22. gxf4 exf4 23. Bd2 Qxb2 24. Rab1 f3 25. Rxb2 fxe2 26. Rb3 Rd4 27. Be1 Be5+
28. Kg1 Bf4 29. Nxe2 Rxc1 30. Nxd4 Rxe1+ 31. Bf1 Be4 32. Ne2 Be5 33. f4 Bf6 34.
Rxb7 Bxd5 35. Rc7 Bxa2 36. Rxa7 Bc4 37. Ra8+ Kf7 38. Ra7+ Ke6 39. Ra3 d5 40.
Kf2 Bh4+ 41. Kg2 Kd6 42. Ng3 Bxg3 43. Bxc4 dxc4 44. Kxg3 Kd5 45. Ra7 c3 46. Rc7
Kd4 0-1

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.03.29"]
[Round "7"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B18"]
[PlyCount "103"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. N1e2 Nd7 7. h4 ({RR} 7.
c3 Ngf6 8. Nf4 e5 9. Nxg6 hxg6 10. Be3 Bd6 11. Bc4 Nb6 12. Bb3 Nbd5 13. Qf3
Nxe3 14. fxe3 exd4 15. exd4 Bxg3+ 16. Qxg3 Qe7+ 17. Kd1 O-O 18. Re1 Qd7 19. Kc2
a5 20. a3 c5 21. Rad1 b5 {Fedorchuk,S (2634)-Macieja,B (2614) Lublin 2012 1/
2-1/2 (56)}) ({RR} 7. Nf4 Ngf6 8. Bc4 e6 9. O-O Bd6 10. Re1 Qc7 11. Bxe6 fxe6
12. Nxe6 Qb6 13. Nc7+ Kf7 14. Nxa8 Rxa8 {1-0 (14) Skokov,B (2024)-Vasiljev,A
(1713) Omsk 2013}) 7... h6 8. Nf4 Bh7 9. Bc4 e5 $146 ({RR} 9... Ngf6 10. O-O
Nb6 11. Bb3 Nfd5 12. c4 Nxf4 13. Bxf4 e6 14. d5 Qxh4 15. Qf3 Rc8 16. dxe6 fxe6
17. Rad1 Be7 18. Be5 Rf8 19. Qe2 Kf7 20. Rd4 Qg5 21. Rg4 {1-0 (21) Zdebskaja,N
(2438)-Molchanova,T (2321) Dagomys 2009}) ({RR} 9... Ngf6 10. Qe2 Nb6 11. Bb3
Nbd5 12. c3 e6 13. O-O Qd7 14. Re1 O-O-O 15. Nd3 Bd6 16. Ne5 Qc7 17. c4 Nb4 18.
a3 Na6 19. Bf4 c5 20. Rad1 cxd4 21. Rxd4 Bxe5 22. Bxe5 Qb6 23. Rxd8+ Rxd8 24.
Bc2 {Borges,F (1926)-Labegalini,A (1897) Campinas 2009 0-1 (58)}) 10. Qe2 Qe7
11. dxe5 Qxe5 12. Be3 Bc5 13. Bxc5 Qxe2+ 14. Kxe2 Nxc5 15. Rhe1 Nf6 16. b4 Ncd7
17. Kf1+ Kf8 18. Bb3 g5 19. hxg5 hxg5 20. Nh3 Rg8 21. Red1 a5 22. bxa5 Rxa5 23.
Rd6 Ke7 24. Rad1 Re5 25. Nh5 Bg6 26. Rxd7+ Nxd7 27. Rxd7+ Kxd7 28. Nf6+ Kd6 29.
Nxg8 Rc5 30. Nh6 f6 31. Ng4 Bxc2 32. Nxf6 Bxb3 33. axb3 Rb5 34. Nxg5 Rxb3 35.
f4 Rb1+ 36. Ke2 Rb2+ 37. Kf3 Rb3+ 38. Kg4 Rb2 39. g3 b5 40. Nfe4+ Kd5 41. f5 b4
42. f6 Ra2 43. f7 Ra8 44. Nh7 b3 45. Nd2 b2 46. Kf3 Kd4 47. Ke2 c5 48. f8=Q
Rxf8 49. Nxf8 c4 50. Ne6+ Kd5 51. Nf4+ Kd4 52. Nb1 1-0

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.03.31"]
[Round "8"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A61"]
[PlyCount "81"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 c5 4. d5 exd5 5. cxd5 g6 6. Nc3 Bg7 7. Bg5 ({RR} 7.
h3 O-O 8. Bf4 d6 9. e3 Na6 10. Be2 Nc7 11. O-O Rb8 12. a4 a6 13. a5 b5 14. axb6
Rxb6 15. Ra2 Ncxd5 16. Bg5 Nxc3 17. bxc3 h6 18. Bxf6 Qxf6 19. Ra3 Rd8 20. Qc2
d5 21. Rd1 Bf5 {Melkumyan,H (2600)-Jobava,B (2713) Martuni 2011 0-1 (42)}) ({RR
} 7. Bf4 Qa5 8. Nd2 b5 9. e3 a6 10. Be2 Bb7 11. O-O O-O 12. e4 Ne8 13. a4 b4
14. Nc4 Qd8 15. Nb1 d6 16. a5 Qe7 17. Nbd2 Nd7 18. f3 f5 19. Qe1 g5 20. Bg3 f4
21. Bf2 Nc7 {Neubauer,M (2431)-Schmittdiel,E (2466) Germany 2012 0-1 (38)}) ({
RR} 7. Nd2 O-O 8. Nc4 b6 9. e3 d6 10. Be2 Ba6 11. a4 Bxc4 12. Bxc4 Nbd7 13. O-O
Re8 14. Qc2 Qe7 15. Rb1 Ng4 16. h3 Nge5 17. Be2 c4 18. b4 cxb3 19. Qxb3 Nc5 20.
Qa3 Rac8 21. Bd2 f5 {Boleslavsky,I-Tal,M Leningrad 1956 1/2-1/2 (31)}) 7... O-O
8. e3 Re8 $146 ({RR} 8... Qa5 9. Nd2 b5 10. a4 b4 11. Nc4 Qa6 12. Nb5 Qb7 13.
Be2 Qxd5 14. Qxd5 Nxd5 15. Bf3 Bb7 16. Rd1 Nb6 17. Bxb7 Nxc4 18. Bxa8 Nxb2 19.
Nxa7 Nxd1 20. Kxd1 Nc6 21. Bxc6 dxc6 22. Be7 Rb8 23. Bxc5 {Novkovic,M (2400)
-Pape,J (2245) Germany 1999 1-0}) 9. Nd2 d6 10. Be2 a6 11. a4 Nbd7 12. O-O Qc7
13. Qc2 Nb6 14. Bf3 c4 15. Bxf6 Bxf6 16. a5 Nd7 17. Nce4 Be5 18. Qxc4 Qd8 19.
Qa2 f5 20. Nc3 g5 21. Nc4 g4 22. Be2 Qf6 23. Na4 Kh8 24. g3 h5 25. f4 Bd4 26.
Qa3 Rb8 27. Nab6 h4 28. Rad1 Bxb6 29. axb6 Nc5 30. gxh4 Bd7 31. Qc3 Qxc3 32.
bxc3 Bb5 33. Rfe1 Ne4 34. Rc1 Rbc8 35. Na5 Bxe2 36. Rxe2 Nxc3 37. Rxc3 Rxc3 38.
Nxb7 Rexe3 39. Rxe3 Rxe3 40. Nxd6 Rd3 41. Nf7+ 1-0

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.02"]
[Round "9"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B18"]
[PlyCount "116"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. N1e2 Nf6 7. h4 h6 8.
Nf4 Bh7 9. Bc4 e6 10. O-O Bd6 11. Nxe6 fxe6 12. Bxe6 Qc7 13. Re1 Nbd7 14. Bg8+
Kf8 15. Bxh7 Rxh7 16. Nf5 g6 17. Bxh6+ Kg8 18. Nxd6 Qxd6 19. Bg5 Re7 20. Qd3
$146 ({RR} 20. Rxe7 Qxe7 21. h5 gxh5 22. Qxh5 Nxh5 23. Bxe7 Re8 24. Bg5 Nhf6
25. f3 Kf7 26. Kf2 Kg6 27. Bd2 Nb6 28. b3 Rd8 29. Ke3 Nbd5+ 30. Kd3 c5 31. c4
Ne7 32. d5 Nf5 33. Rh1 Nd7 34. Bf4 Re8 {Mekhitarian,K (2246)-Molina,J (2274)
Santos 2003 1/2-1/2 (71)}) 20... Kg7 21. Qg3 Rxe1+ 22. Rxe1 Qxg3 23. fxg3 Rf8
24. c4 Ng4 25. d5 cxd5 26. cxd5 Ndf6 27. d6 Rf7 28. Rc1 Rd7 29. Rc7 Kf7 30.
Bxf6 Nxf6 31. Kf2 Ke6 32. Rxd7 Kxd7 33. Kf3 Kxd6 34. Kf4 Ke6 35. g4 Nd5+ 36.
Ke4 Nf6+ 37. Kf4 Nd5+ 38. Ke4 Nb4 39. a3 Nc6 40. h5 g5 41. h6 Kf6 42. Kd5 Kg6
43. Ke6 Na5 44. a4 Nb3 45. Kd6 a5 46. Kd5 Kxh6 47. Kc4 Nc1 48. Kb5 Nd3 49. b3
Nc1 50. Kxa5 Nxb3+ 51. Kb4 Nc1 52. Kc3 Kg6 53. Kc2 Ne2 54. Kd3 Nc1+ 55. Kc2 Ne2
56. Kd3 Nf4+ 57. Kc4 Kf6 58. g3 Ne2 0-1

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.05"]
[Round "10"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E89"]
[PlyCount "119"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Be3 e5 7. d5 c6 8. Qd2 cxd5
9. cxd5 a6 10. g4 Nbd7 11. Nge2 h5 12. Bg5 hxg4 13. fxg4 Nc5 ({RR} 13... b5 14.
Ng3 Qa5 15. Nd1 Qxd2+ 16. Kxd2 Nc5 17. Nf2 Nxg4 18. Nxg4 Bxg4 19. b4 Na4 20. h3
Bf3 21. Rh2 f6 22. Be3 f5 23. Rf2 fxe4 24. h4 Rac8 25. Bh3 Rc3 26. Be6+ Kh7 27.
Re1 Ra3 28. Kc1 {Kotov,A (2252)-Loskutov,O (2439) Moscow 2012 0-1 (31)}) 14.
Ng3 Bxg4 15. b4 $146 ({RR} 15. h3 Bd7 16. h4 Qa5 17. Rb1 Qb4 18. h5 Qd4 19. Qg2
Ng4 20. Rd1 Qb4 21. a3 Qb6 22. Nf5 gxf5 23. h6 Nxe4 24. Nxe4 fxe4 25. hxg7 Kxg7
26. Bh6+ Kg6 27. Be2 f5 28. Bxg4 fxg4 29. Qh2 Rf5 {Pachman,L-Gligoric,S Buenos
Aires 1960 0-1 (33)}) 15... Ncd7 16. h3 Bf3 17. Rh2 a5 18. b5 Qb6 19. Qf2 Qxf2+
20. Rxf2 Bh5 21. b6 Rfc8 22. Nb5 Ne8 23. Nxh5 gxh5 24. Be3 Nc5 25. Bxc5 Rxc5
26. Bd3 Rac8 27. Ke2 Rc1 28. Rxc1 Rxc1 29. Rf1 Rc5 30. Rb1 Bf6 31. Na3 Bd8 32.
Nc4 f5 33. Ne3 fxe4 34. Bxe4 Kh8 35. Kd3 Nf6 36. Bg2 Kg8 37. a4 Be7 38. Bf3 Bf8
39. Rg1+ Kh7 40. Be4+ Nxe4 41. Kxe4 Bh6 42. Nf5 Rc4+ 43. Kd3 Rxa4 44. Nxd6 Rd4+
45. Ke2 Rxd5 46. Ne4 Kh8 47. Nf6 Rd2+ 48. Kf3 Rd8 49. Rg6 a4 50. Rxh6+ Kg7 51.
Rh7+ Kxf6 52. Rxb7 Rd3+ 53. Kg2 Rb3 54. Ra7 a3 55. b7 Kf5 56. Rxa3 Rxb7 57. Ra4
Rb2+ 58. Kf3 Rb3+ 59. Kg2 Re3 60. Rh4 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.07"]
[Round "11"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D78"]
[PlyCount "143"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O O-O 5. c4 c6 6. b3 Ne4 7. d4 d5 8. Bb2
Be6 9. Nbd2 Nxd2 ({RR} 9... Qa5 10. Qc1 Nxd2 11. Nxd2 Rd8 12. Rd1 Nd7 13. e3
Rac8 14. Bc3 Qa6 15. Bf1 dxc4 16. bxc4 b5 17. cxb5 cxb5 18. a4 Qb7 19. Qb2 a6
20. axb5 axb5 21. Ba5 Rf8 22. Qxb5 Qxb5 23. Bxb5 Nf6 24. Bd3 {Sasikiran,K
(2689)-Melkumyan,H (2619) Bastia 2011 1-0 (73)}) 10. Qxd2 Na6 $146 ({RR} 10...
h6 11. Rac1 Nd7 12. Rfd1 Qb6 13. c5 Qc7 14. Qe3 b6 15. Ne5 bxc5 16. Nxg6 Rfe8
17. Nf4 Bf5 18. Nh5 cxd4 19. Bxd4 e5 20. Nxg7 Kxg7 21. Bb2 Qd6 22. f4 f6 23.
fxe5 fxe5 24. Qc3 Rac8 25. Qa5 {Van Scheltinga,T-Stahlberg,G Beverwijk 1963 1/
2-1/2 (47)}) ({RR} 10... h6 11. cxd5 cxd5 12. Ne5 Nd7 13. Qb4 Nxe5 14. dxe5 Qd7
15. Rfd1 a5 16. Qd4 Rfd8 17. a4 b5 18. Rac1 Qb7 19. Rc5 bxa4 20. bxa4 Qb4 21.
Qxb4 axb4 22. a5 Kf8 23. Bxd5 Bxd5 24. Rcxd5 Rdb8 25. Rc5 {Vorobiov,E (2585)
-Kovalev,A (2470) Pardubice 2013 1/2-1/2 (60)}) ({RR} 10... dxc4 11. Ng5 cxb3
12. Nxe6 fxe6 13. axb3 Qd7 14. Rfc1 e5 15. d5 e6 16. e4 cxd5 17. exd5 Nc6 18.
Bh3 Rfd8 19. Rd1 Qxd5 20. Qxd5 exd5 21. Be6+ Kf8 22. Bxd5 {1/2-1/2 (22) Doda,
Z-Trifunovic,P Halle 1963}) 11. Rac1 Qd6 12. Ne5 Rfd8 13. Rfd1 Rac8 14. Qa5
dxc4 15. Nxc4 Qc7 16. Qe1 Qb8 17. e4 Bxc4 18. Rxc4 Nc7 19. Bh3 e6 20. Bc1 Qa8
21. Bg5 Re8 22. Qd2 f5 23. Bh6 Bxh6 24. Qxh6 Re7 25. Re1 Rf8 26. Rc5 Qd8 27.
Re5 Ref7 28. Qd2 Qd6 29. Bf1 Rd7 30. exf5 Rxf5 31. R5e4 Rf6 32. h4 Kg7 33. h5
gxh5 34. Rh4 Kg8 35. Bd3 Rg7 36. Re5 Rff7 37. Qh6 Qe7 38. Rexh5 Nd5 39. Qd2 Nf6
40. Rh6 Qd6 41. Rf4 Qf8 42. Qe3 Nd5 43. Rxf7 Qxf7 44. Qe5 Nc7 45. Qc5 Qf3 46.
Bxh7+ Rxh7 47. Qg5+ Kh8 48. Qd8+ Kg7 49. Rxh7+ Kxh7 50. Qxc7+ Kg6 51. Qxb7 Qe4
52. Qa6 Qe1+ 53. Kg2 Qe4+ 54. Kf1 Qb1+ 55. Ke2 Qc2+ 56. Kf3 Qf5+ 57. Ke3 Qg5+
58. Ke2 Qh5+ 59. Kd2 Kf6 60. Qxc6 Qa5+ 61. Qc3 Qxa2+ 62. Ke3 Kf7 63. d5 exd5
64. Qc7+ Kf6 65. Qc6+ Ke7 66. Qxd5 Qa1 67. Qe4+ Kf7 68. Kf4 Qc1+ 69. Kg4 Qa1
70. Qd5+ Kf8 71. Kf5 Qb1+ 72. Kf6 1-0

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.12"]
[Round "12"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D40"]
[PlyCount "144"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. c4 {Atalik,S} Nf6 2. d4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 c5 5. e3 Nc6 6. a3 Bd6 7. dxc5
Bxc5 8. b4 Bd6 9. Bb2 O-O 10. cxd5 exd5 11. Nb5 Bb8 12. Be2 a5 $146 ({RR} 12...
Re8 13. O-O Be6 14. Nbd4 Nxd4 15. Nxd4 Qd6 16. g3 Bh3 17. Re1 a6 18. Bf3 Ne4
19. Bg4 Qf6 20. Bf3 {1/2-1/2 (20) Gereben,E (2325)-Knudsen,O (2200) Oslo 1976})
({RR} 12... Ne4 13. O-O Bg4 14. Nbd4 Re8 ({RR} 14... Qd6 15. Nxc6 bxc6 16. Be5
Qh6 17. Bxb8 Raxb8 ({RR} 17... Nc3 18. Bf4) 18. Qd4) 15. b5 Ne7 ({RR} 15...
Nxd4 16. Qxd4 Be5 17. Nxe5 Bxe2 18. Rfc1 ({RR} 18. Nxf7 Kxf7 19. Qxg7+ Ke6 20.
Rfc1 Qg5) 18... f6 ({RR} 18... Bxb5 19. Nxf7 Kxf7 20. Rc7+) 19. Nd3) ({RR}
15... Ne5 16. Nxe5 Bxe2 17. Nxe2 Bxe5 18. Bxe5 Rxe5 19. Qd4) 16. Nd2 Qd6 17. f4
({RR} 17. g3 Bxe2 ({RR} 17... Bh3 18. Nxe4 dxe4 19. Re1 Qg6 ({RR} 19... Qd7 20.
Nb3) ({RR} 19... Qh6 20. Bg4) 20. Bh5 Qg5 21. f4 exf3 22. Bxf3 Bc8 23. Qb3 Ng6
24. Bd5 Ne5 25. Rf1 Qh5 26. Rf4) 18. Qxe2 Qg6 19. N2f3 Bd6 20. Rfd1) 17... Bxe2
18. Qxe2 ({RR} 18. Nxe4 Bxd1 ({RR} 18... Qxf4 19. exf4 Bxd1 20. Nf6+ gxf6 21.
Raxd1) 19. Nxd6 Bxd6 20. Rfxd1 Bc5 21. Kf2) 18... Nxd2 19. Qxd2 a6 ({RR} 19...
Bc7 20. a4 Bb6 21. f5) 20. Kh1 ({RR} 20. a4 Ba7 21. f5 f6 ({RR} 21... Bxd4 22.
Qxd4 f6 23. e4) 22. g4 Bxd4 23. Bxd4 Qd7 24. Qd3 axb5 ({RR} 24... Nc8 25. Rac1
Nd6 26. Bb6 Re5 ({RR} 26... Nc8 27. Bc7) 27. Rc5 Qf7 28. bxa6 bxa6 29. Rc7 Qe8
30. a5 Nc4 31. g5 fxg5 32. f6) 25. axb5 Rxa1 26. Rxa1 Nc8 27. Rd1) 20... Ba7
21. f5 f6 22. a4 Bxd4 23. Qxd4 ({RR} 23. Bxd4 axb5 24. axb5 Rxa1 25. Bxa1 Qc5)
23... axb5 24. axb5 Rxa1 25. Bxa1 Rc8 26. Qd3 Qb4 27. Bd4 {Atalik,S (2561)
-Ehlvest,J (2614) Lake George 2005 CBM 107 [Atalik,S] 0-1 (43)} {RR} Rc4 28. g4
Qxb5 29. g5 fxg5 30. Bxg7 Kxg7 31. f6+ Kh6 32. fxe7 Qd7 33. Rf6+ Kg7 34. Qf5
Qxe7 ({RR} 34... Qxf5 35. e8=N+) 35. Re6) ({RR} 12... a6 13. Nbd4 Qd6 14. Nxc6
Qxc6 15. O-O Rd8 16. Qd4 Ba7 17. Qh4 Rd6 18. Rac1 Qe8 19. Rfd1 Ng4 20. Qg5 Rg6
21. Qxd5 Nxf2 22. Qe5 Bh3 23. Kxf2 Rxg2+ 24. Ke1 Bxe3 25. Rc2 Bf2+ 26. Kd2 Rd8+
27. Kc1 {Rauramaa,K (2207)-Sjoblom,J Finland 2011 1-0 (73)}) ({RR} 12... Be6
13. O-O Ng4 14. h3 Nf6 15. Qc2 Ne4 16. Nbd4 Qd6 17. Nxc6 bxc6 18. Be5 Qe7 19.
Bxb8 Raxb8 20. Bd3 f5 21. Nd4 Rbc8 22. Nxc6 Qd6 23. b5 Bd7 24. Rfc1 Rf6 25. f3
Ng5 26. f4 Ne4 27. Bxe4 {Zeynalov,F (2099)-Abdullaev,M (2215) Baku 2004 0-1
(58)}) 13. bxa5 Nxa5 14. O-O Ra6 15. Be5 Bxe5 16. Nxe5 Re8 17. Nd3 Ne4 18. Nf4
Re5 19. Rc1 Rh6 20. Nd4 Nc6 21. g3 g5 22. Nd3 Re8 23. Bg4 Bxg4 24. Qxg4 Nxd4
25. exd4 Qf6 26. Ne5 Nd2 27. Rfd1 Rxe5 28. Rxd2 Re4 29. Qc8+ Kg7 30. Qxb7 Qe6
31. Rf1 Re1 32. Qb5 Qh3 33. f3 Qe6 34. Rdf2 Rf6 35. Rxe1 Qxe1+ 36. Kg2 g4 37.
Qd3 h5 38. Rf1 Qe6 39. fxg4 Rxf1 40. Kxf1 hxg4 41. a4 Qb6 42. Kf2 Qb4 43. Ke3
Qxa4 44. Kf4 Qa2 45. Qe3 Qxh2 46. Qe5+ Kf8 47. Qd6+ Kg7 48. Qxd5 Qf2+ 49. Kxg4
f5+ 50. Kg5 Qxg3+ 51. Kxf5 Qg6+ 52. Kf4 Qf6+ 53. Ke3 Kf8 54. Kd3 Qf1+ 55. Ke4
Qg2+ 56. Ke5 Qg5+ 57. Ke6 Qe7+ 58. Kf5 Qc7 59. Qa8+ Ke7 60. Qe4+ Kd8 61. Qh4+
Kc8 62. Qh8+ Kb7 63. Qe5 Qf7+ 64. Ke4 Qg6+ 65. Qf5 Qd6 66. Qf7+ Kc8 67. Qf5+
Kd8 68. Qa5+ Ke8 69. d5 Ke7 70. Qa7+ Kd8 71. Qa8+ Kd7 72. Kf5 Ke7 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.14"]
[Round "13"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A30"]
[PlyCount "31"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 b6 4. Bg2 Bb7 5. O-O g6 6. d4 cxd4 7. Qxd4 Bg7 8. Nc3
Nc6 9. Qh4 h6 10. Nd5 e6 11. Nxf6+ Qxf6 ({RR} 11... Bxf6 12. Qf4 g5 13. Qe3 Na5
14. Nd2 Bxg2 15. Kxg2 Rc8 16. Qd3 O-O 17. Rb1 d5 18. cxd5 Qxd5+ 19. Qxd5 exd5
20. Rd1 Rc2 21. Nf1 Rxe2 22. Ne3 Nc4 23. Nxd5 Bxb2 24. Bxb2 Nxb2 25. Rd4 Kg7
26. Kf3 {Ragger,M (2565)-Drazic,S (2519) Zadar 2009 1/2-1/2 (56)}) 12. Qxf6
Bxf6 13. Rb1 Na5 $146 ({RR} 13... Ne7 14. Bf4 g5 15. Be5 Bxe5 16. Nxe5 Bxg2 17.
Kxg2 f6 18. Ng4 Kf7 19. Rbd1 d5 20. cxd5 Nxd5 21. e4 h5 22. exd5 hxg4 23. dxe6+
Kxe6 24. Rfe1+ Kf5 25. Rd5+ Kg6 26. Re4 Rh3 27. Rxg4 Rah8 28. Rc4 {Sunye Neto,
J (2490)-Boersma,P (2355) Amsterdam 1983 1/2-1/2 (34)}) 14. b3 Be4 15. Bb2 Bxb2
16. Rxb2 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.19"]
[Round "14"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E24"]
[PlyCount "44"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3 Ne4 6. Nh3 c5 7. e3 $146 ({RR
} 7. Qc2 Qa5 8. Bb2 f5 9. f3 Nd6 10. e3 b6 11. a4 Ba6 12. Qb3 Nc6 13. Ba3 f4
14. Nxf4 g5 15. d5 gxf4 16. dxc6 O-O-O 17. exf4 Nf5 18. cxd7+ Rxd7 19. Kf2 Rd2+
20. Ke1 Nd4 21. cxd4 Ra2+ {Saemisch,F-Colle,E Frankfurt 1930 0-1}) ({RR} 7. Qc2
Qa5 8. Bb2 d5 9. e3 cxd4 10. exd4 Nc6 11. f3 Nf6 12. O-O-O O-O 13. Kb1 Bd7 14.
Nf4 Rfc8 15. cxd5 exd5 16. Bd3 Qc7 17. g3 Na5 18. Rde1 Qd6 19. Re5 Nc4 20. Bxc4
Rxc4 21. g4 Rac8 {Semcesen,D (2486)-Rozentalis,E (2607) Gothenburg 2013 0-1
(48)}) ({RR} 7. Qc2 Qa5 8. Bb2 Nd6 9. e4 Nc6 10. O-O-O Qa6 11. dxc5 Nxc4 12.
Rd4 N6a5 13. Qa4 b5 14. cxb6 Nxb2 15. b7 Qxb7 16. Qxa5 Qb3 17. Qb4 Rb8 18. Qxb3
Rxb3 19. Kc2 Rb6 20. Be2 Bb7 21. f3 Bc6 {Hubert,R (2385)-Schiffer,K (2295)
Germany 1994 1/2-1/2 (36)}) 7... Qa5 8. Bd2 cxd4 9. cxd4 Nxd2 10. Qxd2 Qxd2+
11. Kxd2 b6 12. Bd3 Ba6 13. Rhc1 Nc6 14. Rab1 Ke7 15. c5 Bxd3 16. Kxd3 Rab8 17.
Rb5 bxc5 18. Rcxc5 a6 19. Rxb8 Rxb8 20. Kc2 Rc8 21. Nf4 d6 22. Rc3 g5 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.21"]
[Round "15"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B18"]
[PlyCount "82"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Bc4 e6 7. N1e2 Bd6 8.
h4 h6 9. Nf4 Bxf4 10. Bxf4 Nf6 11. Qd2 Nbd7 12. O-O-O Nd5 13. Rde1 N7b6 14. Bb3
Nxf4 15. Qxf4 Nd5 16. Qe5 O-O $146 ({RR} 16... Qf6 17. Ne4 Bxe4 18. Qxe4 Qxf2
19. Rhf1 Qg3 20. Rxf7 Qxe1+ 21. Qxe1 Kxf7 22. Qf2+ Nf6 23. g4 g5 24. Qf5 Rae8
25. h5 Rhf8 26. a4 Kg7 27. Qg6+ Kh8 28. Qxh6+ Nh7 29. Qg6 Re7 30. Bxe6 Rg7 31.
Qe4 {Markowski,T (2450)-Grabarczyk,M (2455) Czestochowa 1993 1-0 (43)}) 17. Ne4
Qb8 18. Nd6 Rd8 19. Nc4 Nb6 20. Qxb8 Raxb8 21. Ne5 Bh7 22. Rh3 Nd7 23. c3 Nxe5
24. Rxe5 b6 25. Rhe3 Rbc8 26. Bc4 Rc7 27. b4 Kf8 28. g4 Bg8 29. Bb3 Bh7 30. f4
Bg8 31. Kb2 Bh7 32. h5 Rdc8 33. Bc2 Bg8 34. g5 f6 35. R5e4 c5 36. Bb3 cxb4 37.
cxb4 hxg5 38. fxg5 fxg5 39. Rg3 Rf7 40. Rxg5 Rf2+ 41. Ka3 Rc7 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.23"]
[Round "16"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E24"]
[PlyCount "81"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3 Ne4 6. Qc2 f5 7. Nh3 d6 8. f3
Nf6 9. e4 fxe4 10. fxe4 e5 11. Nf2 O-O 12. Be2 $146 ({RR} 12. c5 dxc5 13. Bc4+
Kh8 14. O-O cxd4 15. cxd4 Qxd4 16. Bg5 Qc5 17. Qa2 Bg4 18. h3 Bh5 19. Rac1 Qd6
20. Bd5 c6 21. Bb3 Nbd7 22. Be3 Qe7 23. Qb2 Ne8 24. a4 Nc7 25. Bd1 Bxd1 26.
Rfxd1 Rfb8 {Cherniack,A (2262)-Karklins,A (2376) Philadelphia 2001 0-1 (40)})
12... c5 13. dxe5 dxe5 14. O-O Nc6 15. Bg5 Qe8 16. Nd1 Qg6 17. Bxf6 Rxf6 18.
Ne3 Rxf1+ 19. Rxf1 Be6 20. Qd3 Rd8 21. Nd5 Rf8 22. Nc7 Rxf1+ 23. Bxf1 Qf7 24.
Qd6 Bc8 25. Na6 Qf4 26. Qd5+ Kh8 27. Qxc5 Be6 28. Nc7 Bg8 29. Qf2 Qxe4 30. Ne8
Qg6 31. Qf8 e4 32. Nd6 Ne5 33. c5 Nd3 34. Nf5 Ne5 35. Ne7 Qf7 36. Qxf7 Bxf7 37.
Kf2 Bc4 38. Bxc4 Nxc4 39. c6 bxc6 40. Nxc6 a5 41. a4 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.26"]
[Round "17"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B18"]
[PlyCount "81"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Bc4 e6 7. N1e2 Nf6 8.
Nf4 Bd6 9. Nxg6 ({RR} 9. Qf3 Nbd7 10. c3 Nb6 11. Nxg6 hxg6 12. Bb3 Qc7 13. Bg5
Be7 14. h4 Nbd5 15. Rd1 e5 {1/2-1/2 (15) Rublevsky,S (2670)-Dreev,A (2676)
Neum 2000}) 9... hxg6 10. Bg5 ({RR} 10. c3 Qc7 11. Qf3 Nbd7 12. Be3 O-O-O 13.
O-O-O Kb8 14. Kb1 Ka8 15. h3 c5 16. Bb5 cxd4 17. Bxd4 e5 18. Be3 e4 19. Qe2
Bxg3 20. fxg3 Qxg3 21. Rd2 Qc7 22. Rhd1 Nb6 23. Bd4 Nbd5 24. c4 Nf4 {
Warakomska,A (2095)-Piotrowski,A (1963) Warsaw 2013 1-0 (36)}) 10... Nbd7 11.
O-O Qa5 $146 ({RR} 11... Qc7 12. Re1 O-O-O 13. c3 Rh7 14. Re3 Rdh8 15. h3 Nh5
16. Ne4 Nhf6 17. Bxf6 gxf6 18. Nxd6+ Qxd6 19. Bf1 f5 20. Qf3 g5 21. Rd3 g4 22.
Qg3 Qf8 23. Kh2 Nf6 24. f3 gxh3 25. gxh3 Rg8 26. Qf2 {Kvon,A-Annaberdiev,M
Artek 1999 0-1 (39)}) 12. f4 O-O-O 13. a3 Qc7 14. b4 Nb6 15. Be2 Be7 16. Qd3
Nfd5 17. Bxe7 Qxe7 18. c4 Nf6 19. Rab1 Qd7 20. Rbd1 Kb8 21. Qb3 Qc7 22. a4 Rh4
23. a5 Nc8 24. Qe3 Ne7 25. Qe5 Rhh8 26. b5 cxb5 27. Qxb5 a6 28. Qb2 Rd7 29. c5
Ka8 30. Bf3 Nc6 31. Bxc6 Qxc6 32. Rf3 Qa4 33. Rfd3 Rc8 34. Rb1 Qxa5 35. Rb3 Qc7
36. Qa3 Ka7 37. Rb6 Qxf4 38. Ne2 Qe4 39. Qb3 Qd5 40. Rxa6+ Kb8 41. Qa4 1-0

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.04.28"]
[Round "18"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E24"]
[PlyCount "152"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 {ChessBase} Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3 Ne4 6. Qc2 f5 7.
Nh3 O-O ({RR} 7... d6 8. f3 Nf6 9. e3 Qe7 10. Bd3 Nc6 11. O-O b6 12. e4 fxe4
13. Bxe4 Bd7 14. Re1 Nxe4 15. Qxe4 e5 16. Bg5 Qf7 17. dxe5 dxe5 18. Rad1 h6 19.
Bh4 g5 20. Bg3 O-O-O 21. c5 Kb7 22. Nf2 {Debarnot,R (2425)-Sunye Neto,J (2475)
Moron 1982 0-1}) ({RR} 7... b6 8. f3 Nf6 9. e3 Bb7 10. Bd3 O-O 11. O-O d6 12.
e4 fxe4 13. fxe4 e5 14. c5 exd4 15. cxd6 cxd6 16. Qa2+ Kh8 17. Ng5 Qe7 18. Bd2
h6 19. Ne6 Re8 20. Nf4 Qd8 21. Rae1 Rxe4 22. Bxe4 {Isatto,D (1947)-Marino,F
(1887) Casaleone 2009 1/2-1/2}) ({RR} 7... d6 8. f3 Nf6 9. e4 fxe4 10. fxe4 e5
11. Nf2 O-O 12. Be2 c5 13. dxe5 dxe5 14. O-O Nc6 15. Bg5 Qe8 16. Nd1 Qg6 17.
Bxf6 Rxf6 18. Ne3 Rxf1+ 19. Rxf1 Be6 20. Qd3 Rd8 21. Nd5 Rf8 22. Nc7 {
Botvinnik,M-Tal,M Moscow 1960 1/2-1/2 (41)}) 8. f3 Nf6 9. c5 $146 ({RR} 9. e3
Qe7 10. Bd3 d6 11. O-O Nc6 12. Nf2 Bd7 13. e4 fxe4 14. Nxe4 h6 15. Be3 b6 ({RR
} 15... Nxe4) 16. Ng3 Be8 17. Rae1 Nh5 18. Nxh5 Bxh5 19. Be4 Be8 20. f4 Rd8 21.
d5 Na5 22. Bd4 c5 23. dxc6 Nxc6 {Eliskases,E-Andersen,E Bad Nauheim 1935 HCL
[ChessBase] 1-0 (35)}) ({RR} 9. e3 b6 10. Bd3 Bb7 11. O-O d6 12. Nf4 Qe7 13. d5
exd5 14. cxd5 g6 15. e4 fxe4 16. fxe4 Ng4 17. Bd2 Na6 18. Ne6 Rxf1+ 19. Rxf1
Nc5 20. Bc4 Ne5 21. Ba2 Ba6 22. Bg5 Qd7 23. Rf6 Bd3 {Avram,H-Spiller,A Aspen
1968 1-0}) 9... b6 10. cxb6 cxb6 11. e3 Qc7 12. Bd2 Ne8 13. c4 Ba6 14. Rc1 Nd6
15. Qa4 Qc6 16. Qxc6 Nxc6 17. Bb4 Nxb4 18. axb4 Bxc4 19. Bxc4 Rfc8 20. Bxe6+
dxe6 21. Kd2 Kf7 22. Nf4 a5 23. bxa5 bxa5 24. Kd3 a4 25. Rxc8 Rxc8 26. Ra1 Nc4
27. Rb1 a3 28. Rb7+ Kf6 29. Ra7 g5 30. Nh5+ Kg6 31. g4 Nb2+ 32. Kd2 Nc4+ 33.
Kd3 Nb2+ 34. Kd2 Nc4+ 35. Ke2 Rc6 36. h3 e5 37. dxe5 fxg4 38. hxg4 Nxe5 39.
Rxa3 Rc2+ 40. Kf1 Kf7 41. e4 Rd2 42. Ke1 Rg2 43. Rb3 Ke7 44. Ng7 Nxf3+ 45. Rxf3
Rxg4 46. Nf5+ Ke6 47. Ng3 h5 48. Nxh5 Rxe4+ 49. Kf2 Ke5 50. Kg3 Rh4 51. Ng7 Rf4
52. Ra3 Rd4 53. Ra6 Rd6 54. Ra7 Rd4 55. Rf7 Rf4 56. Re7+ Kf6 57. Ra7 Re4 58.
Nh5+ Kg6 59. Kf3 Rb4 60. Ng3 Rf4+ 61. Ke3 Rf7 62. Ra5 Rf6 63. Ne4 Rf5 64. Ra6+
Kg7 65. Ng3 Re5+ 66. Kd4 Rb5 67. Ke4 Kf7 68. Nf5 Rb4+ 69. Nd4 Rb1 70. Nf3 Rb4+
71. Nd4 Rb1 72. Nc6 Kg6 73. Ne5+ Kh5 74. Ra5 Re1+ 75. Kf3 Rf1+ 76. Kg3 Rf4
1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.05.03"]
[Round "19"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A87"]
[PlyCount "82"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. c4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d4 d6 6. Nc3 e6 7. O-O O-O 8. Qc2
Nc6 9. Rd1 Qe7 10. Rb1 a5 11. a3 Nd8 12. e4 fxe4 13. Nxe4 Nxe4 14. Qxe4 Nf7 15.
Bh3 Qf6 16. Bd2 d5 17. Qe2 dxc4 18. Bf4 Nd6 $146 ({RR} 18... c6 19. Bg2 c5 20.
Qxc4 cxd4 21. Rxd4 b5 22. Qb3 Bb7 23. Rd7 Bc6 24. Rc7 Bd5 25. Qe3 Rac8 26. Rxc8
Rxc8 27. h4 h6 28. Qd3 Rc4 29. Ne1 Bxg2 30. Nxg2 g5 31. hxg5 hxg5 32. Bb8 Qd4
33. Qxd4 {Mojzis,J (2194)-Turner,J (2390) Tabor 2011 0-1 (34)}) 19. Ng5 Re8 20.
Bg2 Ra6 21. Ne4 Nxe4 22. Bxe4 b5 23. b3 cxb3 24. Qxb5 Rf8 25. Qxb3 Rb6 26. Qe3
Rxb1 27. Bxb1 Bb7 28. Ba2 Bd5 29. Bxd5 exd5 30. Bxc7 a4 31. Rd3 Qf5 32. Be5 Bh6
33. Qe2 Rc8 34. Rf3 Qh3 35. Bc7 Bf8 36. Qb5 Qe6 37. Be5 Qc6 38. Qa5 Ra8 39. Qd2
Rc8 40. Kg2 Qd7 41. h4 Qg4 1-0

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.05.05"]
[Round "20"]
[White "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Black "Tal, Mihail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E24"]
[PlyCount "54"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3 Ne4 6. e3 f5 ({RR} 6... b6 7.
Nf3 Bb7 8. Bd3 O-O 9. O-O d6 10. Qc2 f5 11. Nd2 d5 12. f3 Nxd2 13. Bxd2 Nd7 14.
Rae1 Qh4 15. cxd5 Bxd5 16. c4 Bb7 17. e4 e5 18. d5 Nc5 19. Bb4 f4 20. Bxc5 bxc5
21. Qf2 {Loyal,M (1153)-Pohl,G (1927) Leipzig 2013 0-1 (40)}) 7. Qh5+ g6 8. Qh6
d6 $146 ({RR} 8... Qg5 9. Qxg5 Nxg5 10. f3 b6 11. e4 Nf7 12. Bf4 d6 13. exf5
gxf5 14. c5 bxc5 15. dxc5 Ba6 16. Nh3 Bxf1 17. Rxf1 Nd7 18. cxd6 cxd6 19. Ng5
e5 20. Nxf7 Kxf7 21. Be3 Rhc8 22. Kd2 Rc4 23. Rfb1 {Bricard,E (2469)-Jedynak,R
(2519) Montpellier 2006 1/2-1/2 (45)}) 9. f3 Nf6 10. e4 e5 11. Bg5 Qe7 12. Bd3
Rf8 13. Ne2 Qf7 14. Qh4 fxe4 15. fxe4 Ng4 16. h3 Qf2+ 17. Kd2 Qxh4 18. Bxh4 Nf2
19. Rhf1 Nxd3 20. Rxf8+ Kxf8 21. Kxd3 Be6 22. Ng3 Nd7 23. Nf1 a6 24. Bf2 Kg7
25. Nd2 Rf8 26. Be3 b6 27. Rb1 Nf6 1/2-1/2

[Event "World Championship 23th"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1960.05.07"]
[Round "21"]
[White "Tal, Mihail"]
[Black "Botvinnik, Mikhail"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E19"]
[PlyCount "34"]
[EventDate "1960.03.15"]
[EventRounds "21"]
[EventCountry "RUS"]
[Source "ChessBase"]
[SourceDate "2013.11.20"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. g3 Bb7 5. Bg2 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 Ne4 8. Qc2
Nxc3 9. Qxc3 f5 10. b3 Bf6 11. Bb2 d6 12. Rad1 Qe7 13. Ne1 Bxg2 14. Nxg2 Nc6 ({
RR} 14... Nd7 15. Qf3 Bg5 16. e4 fxe4 17. Qxe4 a5 18. f4 Bf6 19. Qc6 Rac8 20.
Rfe1 Qf7 21. Rd2 Nb8 22. Qf3 Rce8 23. Ne3 Nd7 24. Rde2 Bd8 25. Ng4 Qf5 26. Nf2
Qg6 27. Kg2 Qf5 28. Qg4 Nf6 29. Qh3 {Andersson,U (2625)-Rozentalis,E (2600)
Tilburg 1993 1-0 (41)}) ({RR} 14... Nd7 15. Qc2 g6 16. e4 Bg7 17. Rfe1 Qf7 18.
exf5 exf5 19. Nf4 Rfe8 20. d5 Bxb2 21. Qxb2 Nf8 22. h4 Re7 23. Rxe7 Qxe7 24.
Rd3 Kf7 25. Re3 Qf6 26. Qe2 Rd8 27. h5 Rd7 28. Re6 Qa1+ 29. Kg2 {Izhnin,A
(2353)-Mazurchak,B (2224) Alushta 2011 1-0 (33)}) 15. Qf3 Qd7 16. Nf4 Rae8 17.
d5 $146 ({RR} 17. Nh5 Bg5 18. Nxg7 Kxg7 19. Qxc6 Qxc6 20. d5+ Bf6 21. Bxf6+
Kxf6 22. dxc6 Rb8 23. a4 a5 24. f4 Rbd8 25. Rf3 h5 26. Rfd3 Rfe8 27. Kf2 e5 28.
e3 e4 29. Rd5 Rg8 30. Rb1 Ke6 31. Rg1 Rg7 {Pomar Salamanca,A-Bobotsov,M
Kapfenberg 1970 1-0 (57)}) 17... Nd8 1/2-1/2