Vladimir Kuzmichev (Russia)  
Draw 3+2

1.a6! g1Q 2.a7!
2… Qb1 (threat 3… Kd3! 4.Be3 5.Kc4! Bb6 6.Kb5! Kb8
7.K*b6! a8Q 8.Qh7! Qc6 9.K*c6 Ka8 10.Qb7#)
3.Be3!! Kd3
(3…. K* e3 – stalemate)
4.Bb6!! Kc4 5.Kb7! Qh1 8.Kb8! Qh8 9.Kb7! = =
2… Qb6 (threat 3…. Qc7 4…. Qc8#
3.Bf4 Qc8+ 4.Bb8 Qc6#)
3.Bf4! Kf3 4.Bc7!! Q*c7 – stalemate
4…. Qb5 (threat 5… Ke4! 6.Bb6 Kd5! 7.Kb7 Qc6+!
8.Kb8 Q*b6 9.Ka8 Qc6+ 10.Kb8 Kd6 11.a8Q Qc7#)
5.Bb6!! Qc6+ 6.Kb8 Q*b6 7.Ka8! = =

2… Qc5 (threat 3…. Qc8#)  3.Kb7! Qb5+ 4.Kc7! Qa6 5.Be3!! K*e3 6.Kb8! = =


1.Be3? K*e3 2.a6 g1Q 3.a7 Kd4!! 4.Kb7 Kc5 5.a1Q Qg7+!
6.Ka6 Qf6+ 7.Ka7 Qb6#
7.Ka5 Qa1#
(7.Kb7 Qe7 8.Kc8 Qe8 9.Kb7 Qd7 10.Ka6 Qb5+ 11.Ka7 Qb6#)
1.Kb7? a8Q! 2.a6 Qg1+ 3.Kb8 Qc6 4.a7 Qb6 5.Ka8 Qc7 6.Bf4 Qc8
7.Bb8 Qc6#