Game of the Day 2020d

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December 31, 2020

Lein-Gallagher  Dallas Pinfork op1 1996
B50: Sicilian Defence

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. c3 Nf6 4. Bd3 Nc6 5. Bc2 Bg4 6. d3 e6 7. Nbd2 d5 8. h3
Bh5 9. Qe2 Be7 10. Nf1 O-O 11. g4 dxe4 12. dxe4 Bg6 13. h4 h5 14. g5 Ng4 15.
N3h2 Nxh2 16. Rxh2 Qa5 17. Bd2 e5 18. Ng3 Rad8 19. Bb3 Rxd2 20. Qxd2 Rd8 21.
Bd5 c4 22. f3 Nb4 23. Rd1 Nd3+ 24. Kf1 b5 25. a3 Qc7 26. Qe3 Bc5 27. Rxd3 cxd3
28. Qxd3 a6 29. Rd2 Bb6 30. Nh1 Qc5 31. Nf2 Qc8 32. Kg2 Kh7 33. Qe2 Qd7 34. Rd1
Qe7 35. a4 f6 36. Nh3 f5 37. axb5 axb5 38. exf5 Bxf5 39. Be4 Bxe4 40. Qxe4+ g6
41. Rxd8 Qxd8 42. Nf2 Bxf2 43. Kxf2 Qb6+ 44. Ke2 Qc5 45. Kd2 Kg7 46. Kc2 Kf7
47. Kb3 Qd6 48. Qb7+ Ke6 49. Kc2 Qc5 50. Qa6+ Kd5 51. Qa8+ 0-1

December 30, 2020

Randy Cope(1278) - John Hurt(1831)  Bluff City Open, February 17, 1979
A40: Queen's pawn: Franco-Indian (Keres) defense

1. d4 e6 2. c4 Bb4+ 3. Bd2 Qe7 4. a3 Bxd2+ 5. Qxd2 b6 6. Nc3 Bb7 7. e4 d5 8.
cxd5 exd5 9. e5 c6 10. Be2 Na6 11. f4 Nh6 12. Nf3 O-O-O 13. O-O Kb8 14. Rac1
c5 15. Na2 cxd4 16. Bxa6 Bxa6 17. Nb4 Bb7 18. Nxd4 Qd7 19. Nbc6+ Bxc6 20.
Nxc6+ Kb7 21. Nxd8+ Rxd8 22. Rfd1 d4 23. Qd3 Ng4 24. Rc4 Qb5 25. Rc7+ 1-0

December 29, 2020

David Hawkes(1543) - Jim Wright(1773) Bluff City Open,  February, 23 1980
B05: Alekhine's Defence

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Be2 e6 6. h3 Bxf3 7. Bxf3 c6 8. O-O
Nd7 9. exd6 Bxd6 10. c4 Nf4 11. Bxf4 Bxf4 12. Nc3 O-O 13. Ne2 Bc7 14. b4 Nf6
15. Qc2 Rb8 16. Rad1 Qd6 17. Ng3 Qxb4 18. Ne4 Nxe4 19. Bxe4 g6 20. c5 Rfd8 21.
Rd3 Rxd4 22. Rb3 Qa4 23. Re1 Bf4 24. Qb1 Rd2 25. Bc2 Qd4 26. Rf1 Qxc5 27. Bxg6
hxg6 28. Rxb7 Rxb7 29. Qxb7 Bg3 30. Qc8+ 0-1

December 28, 2020

Jim Wright(1623) - Ron Minor(1926)  Bluff City Open  July 31, 1976 round 2 
C13: French: Classical System: 4 Bg5 Be7 main line

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Bxf6 Bxf6 6. Nf3 a6 7. e5 Be7 8. Bd3
c5 9. dxc5 Bxc5 10. a3 Qb6 11. O-O Qxb2 12. Na4 Qxa1 13. Qxa1 Ba7 14. Qb2 b5
15. Nc3 Nc6 16. Ne2 Bb8 17. Ng3 h5 18. a4 Bb7 19. Re1 Bc7 20. Qc1 Ba5 21. Re2
Bc3 22. Qg5 Kd7 23. Qxg7 Raf8 24. Nxh5 Rhg8 25. Nf6+ 1-0

December 27, 2020

Jefferson-Scrivener  Memphis Chess Championship Match  September 18, 1920 round 3 
C01: Exchange French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bf4 Nf6 5. Bd3 Be6 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. O-O Be7 8.
Ng5 O-O 9. Re1 Bg4 10. f3 Bh5 11. Bxc7 Qxc7 12. Rxe7 Qf4 13. Nxh7 Qxd4+ 14. Kh1
Ne4 15. Rxe4 dxe4 16. Nxf8 Kxf8 17. Be2 Qxb2 18. Nd2 exf3 19. Nxf3 Bxf3 20.
Bxf3 Ne5 21. Rb1 Qxa2 22. Bxb7 Re8 23. h3 Qe6 24. Bd5 Qf5 25. Rb7 Nd3 26. cxd3
Qxd5 27. Rxa7 Re3 28. d4 Rxh3+ 29. Kg1 Rh4 30. Ra4 g5 31. Qd2 Rg4 32. Rb4 Qd6
33. Rc4 Qd7 34. Qb4+ Kg7 35. d5 Qa7+ 36. Kh2 Qc7+ 37. Rxc7 Rxb4 38. Kg3 Rd4 39.
Rd7 Kg6 40. Kf3 f5 41. Ke3 Rd1 42. d6 Kf6 43. Rd8 Kf7 44. d7 Rd6 45. Kf3 Rd3+
46. Ke2 Rd6 47. Kf3 1/2-1/2

December 26, 2020

Sam O'Bar(1806) - Graham Horobetz(2095)    GMCC Saturday Chess Fun!, June 18, 2011  round 3
E24: Nimzo-Indian: Kmoch variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. f3 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 O-O 7. e4 d6 8.
Bd3 e5 9. Be3 Nc6 10. d5 Ne7 11. Ne2 Ng6 12. O-O Re8 13. f4 Ng4 14. Bc1 exf4
15. Nxf4 N4e5 16. Be2 b6 17. Nh5 Qh4 18. g3 Qxe4 19. Rf4 Nxf4 20. gxf4 Bh3
21. Bf1 Bg4 0-1

December 25, 2020

Lahde-Middleton Tennessee Open 1966
B33: Sicilian: Pelikan and Sveshnikov Variations

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. Bg5 Rb8 8.
Bc4 h6 9. Bxf6 Qxf6 10. O-O Bb4 11. Ne2 Bc5 12. b3 O-O 13. c3 Bb7 14. Qxd7 Rfd8
15. Qf5 Qe7 16. Rfd1 Rf8 17. Rd7 Qe8 18. Rd3 Bc8 19. Qg6 Be6 20. Bxe6 Bxf2+ 21.
Kh1 fxe6 22. Qxe8 Rfxe8 23. Rd6 Rbd8 24. Rad1 Rc8 25. Ng1 Bb6 26. Nf3 c5 27. c4
Bc7 28. Rc6 Bb8 29. Rxc8 Rxc8 30. Rd7 Kh7 31. Kg1 Kg6 32. Kf2 Kf6 33. Ne1 Rc6
34. Nd3 Bc7 35. Ke2 h5 36. g3 Bb6 37. Nb2 g6 38. Na4 Kg5 39. Kf3 Bc7 40. Nc3 a6
41. h3 h4 42. g4 Ba5 43. Nd1 Bb4 44. Ke3 a5 45. Nb2 Bc3 46. Nd3 a4 47. Rb7 axb3
48. axb3 Ra6 49. Kf2 Bd4+ 50. Kf1 Ra1+ 51. Kg2 Ra2+ 52. Kf1 Rd2 53. Ne1 Rf2+
54. Kg1 Rf7+ 0-1

December 24, 2020

Maclin-Hurt, City Championship 1977
A06: Réti opening

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. b3 d5 3. Bb2 c5 4. e3 Nc6 5. Bb5 e6 6. O-O Qc7 7. Ne5 Nd7 8.
Bxc6 bxc6 9. f4 Rb8 10. d3 a5 11. Nd2 a4 12. Nxd7 Qxd7 13. Qg4 f6 14. Rf3
Qf7 15. e4 h5 16. Qh3 Qg6 17. f5 Qg4 18. Qxg4 hxg4 19. Re3 exf5 20. exd5+
Kd8 21. dxc6 Bd6 22. Rae1 Bxh2+ 23. Kf2 f4 24. Re7 Bg3+ 25. Kg1 Bxe1 26.
Rxg7 Bxd2 27. c7+ Ke8 28. cxb8=Q Be3+ 29. Kf1 Rh1+ 30. Ke2 f3+ 31. Kxe3 Re1+
32. Kf4 1-0

December 23, 2020

Pylant-Burnett Tennessee Open 1986
B63: Sicilian: Richter-Rauzer

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 Be7 8.
O-O-O O-O 9. Nb3 a5 10. f4 a4 11. Nd4 h6 12. Bh4 a3 13. b3 Qa5 14. Nf3 Bd7 15.
Bd3 Rfc8 16. Rhe1 Nb4 0-1

December 22, 2020

Meadows-Linxwiler Tennessee Open 1987
B21: Smith Morra Gambit

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 Nc6 5. Nf3 d6 6. Bc4 a6 7. O-O Nf6 8. h3
e6 9. Qe2 b5 10. Bb3 Be7 11. Rd1 Qc7 12. Bf4 Bd7 13. Rac1 Qb8 14. e5 dxe5 15.
Nxe5 Nxe5 16. Bxe5 Qb7 17. Bxf6 gxf6 18. Bd5 Bc6 19. Bxc6+ Qxc6 20. Nd5 Qb7 21.
Rc7 Qb8 22. Rxe7+ Kf8 23. Qh5 1-0

December 21, 2020

Khatena-Kuroda, Arkansas-Mississippi Match 1978 
B07: Pirc Defence: Miscellaneous Systems

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. Be2 Nf6 5. Nbd2 O-O 6. O-O Nc6 7. c3 Nd7 8. Qc2
e5 9. dxe5 Ncxe5 10. Nc4 Nxf3+ 11. Bxf3 Re8 12. Rd1 Qe7 13. Ne3 Nf6 14. Nd5
Nxd5 15. Rxd5 f5 16. Bf4 fxe4 17. Re1 Bf5 18. Qa4 Qf7 19. Bxe4 Bxe4 20. Rxe4
Rxe4 21. Qxe4 Re8 0-1

December 20, 2020

Bisguier-Herbers, Bisguier Simul, 1975
B07: Pirc defense

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. Nge2 Bg7 5. g3 Nbd7 6. Bg2 O-O 7. O-O e5 8.
h3 c5 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Be3 b6 11. Qd6 Ba6 12. Rfd1 Re8 13. Qc6 Qe7 14. Rd2
Rad8 15. Rad1 Nb8 16. Qa4 Rxd2 17. Rxd2 Rd8 18. Bf1 Rxd2 19. Bxd2 b5 20. Qa5
Qd7 21. Bg5 b4 22. Bxf6 bxc3 23. Nxc3 Bxf1 24. Bxg7 Qxh3 0-1

December 19, 2020

Porter-Appleberry, Mid-South Open 1978 
A23: English Opening

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 c6 4. Nf3 e4 5. Nd4 d5 6. cxd5 Qb6 7. Nb3 a5 8. a4
cxd5 9. d3 exd3 10. exd3 Bg4 11. Be2 Bh3 12. Bf1 Be6 13. Bg2 Bg4 14. Qc2 Qe6+
15. Be3 Nc6 16. O-O Nb4 17. Qd2 Bd6 18. Nb5 O-O 19. Nxd6 Qxd6 20. Bc5 Qa6 21.
Bxf8 Rxf8 22. Nc5 Qd6 23. d4 b6 24. Nd3 Nc6 25. Qf4 Qxf4 26. Nxf4 Nb4 27. h3
Bd7 28. b3 g5 29. Ne2 Re8 30. Nc3 Rc8 31. Rac1 Kf8 32. Nb5 Rxc1 33. Rxc1 Ne8
34. Nc7 Bc6 35. Na6 Bb7 36. Nxb4 axb4 37. Bf1 Nd6 38. Rc7 Bc8 39. Rc6 Ke7 40.
Rxb6 g4 1-0

December 18, 2020

Middleton-Lahde Memphis-Nashville Match  1962 
B96: Sicilian Najdorf

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4 h6 8.
Bh4 Be7 9. Bxf6 Bxf6 10. Qd2 b5 11. a3 Qb6 12. O-O-O O-O 13. Be2 Bb7 14. Bf3
Rd8 15. g4 Nc6 16. Nxc6 Bxc6 17. g5 Bxc3 18. Qxc3 Rac8 19. gxh6 e5 20. Qd2
g6 21. f5 Kh7 22. fxg6+ fxg6 23. Rhg1 Be8 24. Qg5 Qc7 25. Rd2 Qf7 26. Qe3
Qa2 27. c3 b4 28. Kd1 bxc3 29. bxc3 Qxa3 30. Rd3 Bb5 31. Qg5 Qa1+ 32. Kd2
Qb2+ 33. Ke3 Rg8 34. Bh5 Be8 35. Qe7+ Kxh6 36. Qxd6 Qxh2 37. Rg4 Qxh5 38.
Qe6 Bb5 39. Rd5 Qh3+ 40. Kf2 Rgf8+ 41. Ke1 Rf1+ 42. Kd2 Qxc3# 0-1

December 17, 2020

Lahde-Bennett  Donelson Club Match 1963
C57: Two Knights: Fried Liver Attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. Ng5 d5 5. exd5 Nxd5 6. Nxf7 Kxf7 7. Qf3+ Ke6
8. Nc3 Nd4 9. Bxd5+ Kd6 10. Qf7 Nxc2+ 11. Kd1 Nxa1 12. Ne4# 1-0

December 16, 2020

Lahde-DuPlantier  Nashville Club Match 1961
B34: Sicilian: Accelerated Dragon

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. Bc4 Bg7 6. Nf3 Nf6 7. Nc3 d6 8.
Bg5 O-O 9. Qd2 Re8 10. Bh6 Bh8 11. Nh4 a6 12. Qg5 b5 13. Nxg6 1-0

December 15, 2020

Morgan-Lahde  Mid-South Open 1974
C18: French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 Ne7 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 c5 7. f4 Nbc6 8. Nf3
Qa5 9. Bd2 cxd4 10. cxd4 Qa4 11. Bc3 Nf5 12. Qd2 h5 13. Be2 b6 14. Kf2 Ba6 15.
Bxa6 Qxa6 16. g3 Qc4 17. Rhd1 Rc8 18. Qe1 Nxe5 19. Qxe5 Qxc3 20. Ne1 O-O 21.
Rab1 Rc4 22. Rb3 Qa5 23. Rbd3 Rfc8 24. Qe2 g6 25. g4 hxg4 26. Qxg4 Rc3 27. h4
Rxd3 28. Rxd3 Rc3 29. Rf3 Rxf3+ 30. Qxf3 Qd2+ 31. Qe2 Qxf4+ 32. Nf3 Nxh4 0-1

December 14, 2020

Scrivener-Lahde  Tennessee Open 1967
D02: London System: Businessman's Opening

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bf4 d5 3. Nd2 e6 4. e3 c5 5. c3 Nc6 6. Ngf3 Bd6 7. Ne5 a6 8. Bd3
cxd4 9. exd4 Qc7 10. Qe2 Nd7 11. Ndf3 Ndxe5 12. dxe5 Bc5 13. Rc1 b5 14. Nd4
Nxd4 15. cxd4 Bb4+ 16. Kf1 Qb6 17. Be3 Bd7 18. Qg4 g6 19. h4 h5 20. Qf3 Be7 21.
g3 b4 22. Kg2 Bb5 23. Qe2 Kd7 24. Rc2 Rhc8 25. Rhc1 Rxc2 26. Bxb5+ Qxb5 27.
Qxc2 Qb7 28. Qa4+ Qb5 29. Qc2 Qb7 30. Qa4+ Qb5 1/2-1/2

December 13, 2020

Lahde-Estes, Nashville Club Match 1968
D08: QGD: Albin counter-gambit

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e5 3. dxe5 d4 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. b3 Bg4 6. Bb2 Bb4+ 7. Nbd2 f6 8. e6
Bxf3 9. gxf3 Qd6 10. a3 Bxd2+ 11. Qxd2 Qxe6 12. Rg1 g6 13. Rg3 Nge7 14. Bh3 Nf5
15. Qf4 Qe5 16. Qxe5+ fxe5 17. Bxf5 gxf5 18. Rg5 f4 19. O-O-O Kf7 20. e3 Rag8
21. exf4 Rxg5 22. fxg5 Kg6 23. Rg1 Rf8 24. Rg3 Rf4 25. Kc2 Nd8 26. Kd3 Ne6 27.
Bc1 Rf5 28. h4 Nf4+ 29. Kc2 Ne6 30. Kd3 Nf4+ 31. Kc2 a5 32. b4 axb4 33. axb4
Ne6 34. Kd3 Nf4+ 35. Ke4 Ne2 36. h5+ Kxh5 37. Kxf5 Nxc1 38. Rh3# 1-0

December 12, 2020

Lahde-Wright Memphis-Nashville Match, December 12, 1965 
C28: Vienna Game

1. e4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. d3 Nc6 5. f4 exf4 6. Bxf4 d6 7. h3 O-O 8. Nf3
Na5 9. Bb3 Nxb3 10. axb3 Nh5 11. Bg5 f6 12. Bh4 c6 13. Na4 Be3 14. Nh2 Qe8 15.
Ng4 Bf4 16. Nb6 Bg3+ 17. Bxg3 Nxg3 18. Nxa8 Nxh1 19. Rxa7 f5 20. Nh2 fxe4 21.
dxe4 Qxe4+ 22. Qe2 Qd4 23. Qc4+ Qxc4 24. bxc4 Rf2 25. Nb6 Bxh3 26. gxh3 Rxh2
27. Kf1 Rxc2 28. Rxb7 Ng3+ 29. Kg1 Rxb2 30. Rb8+ Kf7 31. Rb7+ Kg6 32. Rb8 d5
33. cxd5 cxd5 34. Nd7 Rxb8 35. Nxb8 d4 36. Nc6 Nf5 37. Kf2 Kg5 38. Kf3 g6 39.
Ne5 Kf6 40. Ke4 h5 41. Kf4 g5+ 42. Ke4 Ke6 43. Nd3 g4 44. Nf4+ 1/2-1/2

December 11, 2020

Lahde-Duke, Tennessee Open 1961
C34: King's Gambit Accepted

1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 Bc5 5. d4 Be7 6. Bxf4 Bb4 7. Bg5 O-O 8.
Be2 d6 9. O-O c6 10. Bxf6 Qxf6 11. e5 Qe6 12. Bd3 Qh6 13. exd6 Bg4 14. Ne4 Nd7
15. c3 Ba5 16. Qc2 Bd8 17. Rae1 f5 18. Qb3+ Kh8 19. Qxb7 Nb6 20. Nc5 f4 21. Ne5
Bc8 22. Nf7+ Kg8 23. Nxh6+ gxh6 24. Qxh7# 1-0

December 10, 2020

Lahde-Waersted, Tennessee - Alabama Match 1970
C00: Nimzowitsch Defence

1. e4 e6 2. d4 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. Nf3 c5 5. c3 b6 6. Bd3 Bb7 7. Qe2 d6 8. exd6
Bxd6 9. Be4 Qc7 10. Na3 a6 11. Nc4 Nc6 12. Bxd5 O-O 13. Bxc6 Bxc6 14. Nxd6 Qxd6
15. Be3 Bb5 16. c4 Bc6 17. dxc5 bxc5 18. Rd1 Qe7 19. O-O Rab8 20. b3 f5 21. Bf4
Rbd8 22. Rxd8 Rxd8 23. Ne5 Bb7 24. Rd1 Rd4 25. Be3 Rxd1+ 26. Qxd1 Qf6 27. f4 g5
28. Qh5 gxf4 29. Bxf4 Qg7 30. Qe8+ Qf8 31. Qxe6+ Kh8 32. Nf7+ 1-0

December 09, 2020

Estes-Lahde, Club Game June 22, 1965
C02: Advanced French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Qb6 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Be2 Nge7 7. b3 cxd4 8. cxd4
Nf5 9. Bb2 Bb4+ 10. Kf1 Bd7 11. g3 h5 12. h4 Rc8 13. Kg2 Rh6 14. Qd3 Be7 15. a3
Na5 16. b4 Nc4 17. Qb3 Nxb2 18. Qxb2 Ba4 19. Nc3 Bd7 20. Qd2 f6 21. Bd3 fxe5
22. dxe5 d4 23. Ne2 Bc6 24. Bxf5 exf5 25. Qxd4 Bxf3+ 26. Kxf3 Qc6+ 27. Ke3 Rd8
28. Rhc1 Rxd4 29. Rxc6 Re4+ 30. Kf3 Rxc6 31. Nf4 Rc3+ 32. Kg2 Bxh4 33. Nxh5 Rg4
34. Kh3 g6 35. Nf6+ Bxf6 36. exf6 Kf7 0-1

December 08, 2020

Lahde-Gilley, Memphis-Nashville Match April 20, 1963, round 1 
C73: Ruy Lopez: Neo-Steinitz

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 d6 5. Bxc6+ bxc6 6. d4 f6 7. O-O Ne7 8. h3
Be6 9. Nc3 g6 10. Qe2 Bg7 11. Rd1 O-O 12. Be3 d5 13. dxe5 fxe5 14. Ng5 Qd6 15.
Bc5 Qd7 16. Nxe6 Qxe6 17. exd5 Nxd5 18. Nxd5 cxd5 19. Bxf8 Rxf8 20. Rd3 c5 21.
Ra3 c4 22. c3 Rf4 23. Rd1 Re4 24. Qf3 Qc6 25. Ra5 d4 26. Rxa6 Qxa6 27. Qxe4
Qxa2 28. cxd4 exd4 29. Qe6+ Kf8 30. Re1 Qa4 31. Re4 g5 32. Qf5+ Kg8 33. Qxg5 d3
34. Qd5+ Kf8 35. Rf4+ 1-0

December 07, 2020

Lahde-Wright, Memphis-Nashville Match November 01, 1964, round 2 
E87: King's Indian: Sämisch

1. c4 Nf6 2. d4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Be3 e5 7. d5 Nbd7 8. Qd2 a5
9. g4 Nc5 10. Bg5 Bd7 11. h4 Qc8 12. Bxf6 Bxf6 13. h5 g5 14. h6 Be7 15. Bh3 f6
16. Nge2 Qe8 17. Ng3 Qg6 18. Bf1 Rfd8 19. Qh2 c6 20. Rd1 Na6 21. Bd3 c5 22. a3
Nc7 23. Nf5 Bxf5 24. exf5 Qe8 25. Qe2 Rdb8 26. a4 Ra6 27. Ra1 b6 1/2-1/2

December 06, 2020

Wright-Lahde, Memphis-Nashville Match November 01, 1964, round 1 
C18: French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 cxd4 6. axb4 dxc3 7. Nf3 cxb2 8.
Bxb2 Ne7 9. Bd3 Ng6 10. Qd2 Bd7 11. O-O O-O 12. Ra3 Nc6 13. b5 Nce7 14. Re1 Nf5
15. Bxf5 exf5 16. Qxd5 Be6 17. Qd6 Qe7 18. Rd3 Rfd8 19. Qxe7 Nxe7 20. Red1 Rxd3
21. cxd3 Rd8 22. Ba3 Nd5 23. Rc1 Nf4 24. Kf1 Rxd3 25. Bd6 h6 26. Ne1 Rd5 27. g3
Nd3 28. Rd1 Nxe1 29. Rxd5 Bxd5 30. Kxe1 a6 31. bxa6 bxa6 32. Bb4 1/2-1/2

December 05, 2020

Churchill-Lahde, Mid-South Open 1970 
A05: Réti Opening

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. b3 g6 3. Bb2 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Bc4 O-O 6. d3 c6 7. b4 a5 8. a3 axb4
9. axb4 Rxa1 10. Bxa1 Qb6 11. c3 d5 12. exd5 cxd5 13. Bb3 Nc6 14. Nbd2 Bf5 15.
Bc2 Ra8 16. Qb1 Ng4 17. O-O Nge5 18. Nxe5 Bxe5 19. Nf3 Bf6 20. Bb2 d4 21. cxd4
Nxd4 22. Bxd4 Bxd4 23. Qb3 Be6 24. Qb1 Ra1 25. Qxa1 Bxa1 26. Rxa1 Qxb4 27. h3
Kg7 28. Rb1 Qc3 29. Ba4 Bd5 30. Ne1 Qa5 31. Bd7 Qc7 32. Bg4 Qc3 33. Kf1 e5 34.
Be2 e4 35. dxe4 Bxe4 36. Rb6 Qc7 37. Rb4 Qh2 38. f3 Bc6 39. Nc2 Qh1+ 40. Kf2
Qc1 41. Ne3 f5 42. Rc4 Qb2 43. Rc2 Qb6 44. f4 Bxg2 45. h4 Be4 46. Rd2 Qc7 47.
Kg3 Kh6 48. Rd1 Qc3 49. Kf2 Qc7 50. Kg3 Qc3 51. Kf2 Qb2 52. Rd6 Qb4 53. Re6 Qd4
54. Re5 Qd2 55. Re6 Bd3 56. Kg3 Qe1+ 57. Kh3 Qh1+ 58. Kg3 Qg1+ 59. Kh3 Be4 60.
Rxe4 fxe4 61. Ng2 e3 62. h5 Qf2 63. hxg6 hxg6 64. Bd3 e2 65. Bxg6 Kxg6 66. Kh2
e1=Q 0-1

December 04, 2020

Peter Lahde(1751) - Jim Mitchell(1318)  Mid-South Open November 26, 1976
C44: Scotch: Göring gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. c3 d3 5. c4 Bc5 6. a3 a6 7. Bxd3 d6 8. Nc3
Bg4 9. Be2 Nf6 10. O-O O-O 11. Bg5 h6 12. Bxf6 Qxf6 13. Nd5 Qd8 14. Qb3 Rb8
15. Rad1 Re8 16. h3 Bh5 17. Nf4 Bxf3 18. Bxf3 Nd4 19. Qc3 Nxf3+ 20. Qxf3 b5
21. b4 Ba7 22. c5 Qf6 23. cxd6 cxd6 24. Rd5 Re5 25. Rc1 g5 26. Nh5 Qxf3 27.
gxf3 Rxd5 28. Nf6+ Kg7 29. Nxd5 a5 30. Rc7 Bb6 31. Rc6 Bd8 32. Rxd6 axb4 33.
axb4 Ra8 34. Ne3 Kf8 35. Nf5 Bc7 36. Rxh6 Kg8 37. Rc6 Bd8 38. Rc5 Rb8 39.
Nd4 Be7 40. Rxb5 Rxb5 41. Nxb5 Bxb4 42. Nc7 Bd6 43. Nd5 Kg7 44. Kg2 Kg6 45.
Ne3 Bb8 46. Nf5 Bc7 47. h4 f6 48. Kh3 Bb6 49. Kg3 gxh4+ 50. Nxh4+ Kh5 51.
Nf5 Bc7+ 52. f4 Bb6 53. f3 Bc7 54. Ng7+ Kg6 55. Ne6 Bd6 56. Nd4 Bb8 57. Nc6
Bc7 58. e5 Kf5 59. Nd4+ Kg6 60. f5+ Kh5 61. f4 fxe5 62. Ne6 exf4+ 63. Kf3
Bd6 64. f6 Kg6 1/2-1/2