R.Becker & Iuri Akobia (USA-GEO)
 
Draw 3+6


1.a5!

1.Rd6? c3 2.Rxb6 Bd3+ 3.Kh6 c2 4.Rc6 e4 5.a5 e3 6.a6 Be4 7.Rxf6+ Ke7 8.Rf1 e2 –+;

1.Rd7? Ke8 –+

1...Bb7

1...Ke7 2.axb6 =

2.Rb5 Be4+ 3.Kh8!

3.Kh6? bxa5 –+

3...bxa5

3...c3 4.axb6 c2 5.Rc5 =

4.Rxe5! Bb1

4...fxe5 stalemate

5.Rb5!

5.Rxa5? Bd3! zz 6.Re5 (6.Ra7 f5 7.Rd7 Ke8 –+;

6.Rb5 Ke7 7.Kg7 f5 8.Kg6 f4+ 9.Kg5 f3 10.Rb2 c3 –+;

6.Rh5 Ke7 7.Kg7 f5 8.Kg6 Ke6 9.Kg5 Ke5 10.Rh8 c3 –+) 6...Kf7! zz

5...Bc2 6.Rc5! Bd3 7.Rxa5
zz Kf7

7...c3 8.Rc5 c2 9.Rxc2! Bxc2 stalemate;

7...Ke7 8.Kg7 f5 9.Kg6 f4+ (9...Ke6 10.Kg5 =) 10.Kg5 f3 11.Ra2 c3 12.Kg4 =

8.Re5!
zz Kg6

8...f5 9.Rxf5+! Bxf5 stalemate

9.Rc5 Kf7 10.Re5 Kg6 11.Rc5 f5 12.Rxc4! Bxc4 stalemate.