Iuri Akobia (Georgia)
 
Draw 4+5

1.h7 Rh1 2.Ra1! Rxh7 3.Nxe3 d2! 4.Kc6!

4.Kb5!? Re7 5.Nf1 Rd7 6.Ne3 Rd3–+; 4.Kc5!? Rc7+ 5.Kd4 Rc1–+; 4.Rf1!? Rf7 5.Ra1 (5.Rf2 Kc3 6.Kc5 Kd3–+; 5.Kc6 Kc3 6.Ra1 f2–+) 5...Kc3 6.Nd1+ (6.Nf1 Kd3 7.Kc6 f2–+) 6...Kb4 7.Rb1+ Kc4 8.Ne3+ Kd3–+

4...Re7 5.Nf1

5.Rb1+!? Kc3 6.Nd5+ Kc2–+

5...Re2!

5...Kc3 6.Ra3+=; 5...Kc2 6.Ra2+=

6.Kc5!

6.Kd5!? Kb2 7.Rd1 Kc2–+

 

A) - 6...f2 7.Kd4! Kb2 8.Rd1 Kc2 9.Rxd2+ Rxd2+ 10.Ke3=;

 

B) -6...Kc2 7.Ra2+ and play branches:

7...Kd3 8.Ra3+ Ke4 9.Ra4+ Kd3 10.Ra3+ Ke4 11.Ra4+ Ke5 12.Rd4=, or

7…Kc1 8.Ra1+ Kb2 9.Nxd2 Rxd2

9...Kxa1 10.Nxf3=

10.Rf1 f2 11.Kc4! Kc2 12.Ra1 Re2 (or also 12...Rd1 13.Ra2+=) 13.Kd4!

13.Rf1!? Re4+!–+ (13...Kd2? 14.Kd4=)

13...Re1 14.Ra2+ draws. (Author)