Ilham Aliev (Azerbaijan) and Vitaly Kovalenko (Russia)
 
Win 7+7

1.Na5+! Kxc5 [Main 1...Kc7 2.Qg3+ Kc8 3.Qh3+ Kc7 4.Qh2+ Kc8 5.Qh8+ Kc7 6.Qxg7+] 2.Qg1+ e3! [Main 2...Kb4 3.Nc6+! (Thematic try 3.Qb1+? Kxa4! 4.Qxb8 Rf1+ 5.Ka2 Rf2+ 6.Kb1 (6.Ka1 Rf1+ perpetual check, positional draw) 6...Rb2+ 7.Qxb2 axb2 8.Nc6 Kb3! 9.c5 Kc4!=) 3...Rxc6 4.Qb1+ Kxa4 5.Qxb8; 2...Kd6 3.Qh2+ Ke6 4.Qxb8 wins] 3.Qxe3+ Kb4 [3...Kd6 4.Qg3+ Ke6 5.Qxb8 wins] 4.Qb3+ Kxa5 5.Qxb8 Rf1+ 6.Ka2 Rf2+ 7.Kb1! [Try 7.Kxa3? Rf3+ 8.Qb3 (8.Ka2 Ra3+ 9.Kb2 (9.Kxa3 stalemate) 9...Rb3+ 10.Qxb3 stalemate(10.Kxb3 stalemate) ) 8...Re3! 9.Kb2 (9.Qxe3 stalemate) 9...Re2+ 10.Kc1 Re1+ 11.Kd2 Re2+ 12.Kc3 Re3+ 13.Kb2 Re2+ 14.Ka3 Re3 positional draw] 7...Rb2+ [7...a2+ 8.Ka1 Rf1+ 9.Kxa2+-] 8.Qxb2 axb2 9.c5! [9.Kxb2? Kxa4] 1–0