Game of the Day 2021a

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March 12, 2021

Ingram-Polk  Hot Summer Swiss, August 07, 2009, round 1
C47: Scotch Four Knights

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Bb4 6. Bb5 Qe7 7. O-O Nxd4 8.
Qxd4 Bc5 9. Qd3 c6 10. Ba4 Qe5 11. Be3 Ng4 12. g3 Qh5 13. h4 Nxe3 14. fxe3 Qg4
15. Rf2 Qxg3+ 16. Rg2 Bxe3+ 17. Kh1 Qh3+ 18. Rh2 Qf3+ 19. Rg2 Qf4 20. Rf1 Qh6
21. Bb3 Bf4 22. Ne2 Qxh4+ 23. Kg1 g5 24. Qd4 Rf8 25. e5 d5 26. Nxf4 gxf4 27.
Rxf4 Qe1+ 28. Rf1 Qa5 29. Rgf2 Bh3 30. Rd1 Rg8+ 31. Kh2 Rg4 32. Qd3 Rh4 33. Qg3
Bg4+ 34. Qxh4 Bxd1 35. e6 Qc7+ 36. Kg1 fxe6 37. c4 Qe7 38. Rf6 Bf3 39. Kf2 Kd7
40. Qf4 Bh5 41. Bd1 Bg6 42. Bc2 1-0

March 11, 2021

Hurt-Wright      Mid-South Open Open 1979 
C11: French: Steinitz, Bradford attack

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. f4 c5 6. dxc5 Bxc5 7. Qg4 g6 8.
Bd3 Nc6 9. a3 h5 10. Qh3 a6 11. Bxg6 Ndxe5 12. fxe5 fxg6 13. Nf3 Qc7 14. Qg3
Qg7 15. Bg5 Be7 16. O-O Bd7 17. Bxe7 Nxe7 18. Nh4 O-O-O 19. Rf6 Rhg8 20. Qg5
Rdf8 21. Raf1 Nf5 22. Rxg6 Qh7 23. Nxf5 exf5 24. Rxg8 Rxg8 25. Qd2 Qg7 26.
Nxd5 Qxe5 27. Re1 Qg7 28. Ne7+ 1-0

March 10, 2021

Devon Puckett(2011) - Clay Polk(1923)  57th Mid-South Open, November 27, 2016  round 5
B12: Caro-Kann: advance variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nc3 e6 5. g4 Bg6 6. Nge2 c5 7. Be3 Nc6 8. h4
h5 9. Nf4 Bh7 10. Nxh5 cxd4 11. Bxd4 Bxc2 12. Qxc2 Nxd4 13. Qa4+ Nc6 14. Bb5
Ne7 15. Rd1 Qc7 16. Rh3 Nc8 17. Re3 Nb6 18. Qf4 a6 19. Bxc6+ bxc6 20. Qg5
Qe7 21. b3 Qxg5 22. hxg5 d4 23. Rxd4 Bc5 24. Nxg7+ Kf8 25. Nxe6+ fxe6 26.
Rf3+ Ke7 27. Rdf4 Raf8 28. g6 Rxf4 29. Rxf4 Rf8 30. Ne2 Nd5 31. g7 Rg8 32.
Ra4 a5 33. a3 Bb6 0-1

March 09, 2021

Horobetz-Cierna National Chess Day! October 08, 2016 round 4
B19: Caro-Kann: classical, Spassky variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nd7 8.
h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 Ngf6 11. Bd2 e6 12. O-O-O Be7 13. Ne4 Nxe4 14.
Qxe4 Nf6 15. Qd3 O-O 16. g4 Nxg4 17. Rhg1 f5 18. Qe2 Qd5 19. c4 Qe4 20. Qxe4
fxe4 21. Rxg4 Rxf3 22. Bxh6 Rf7 23. Rdg1 g5 24. hxg6 Rxf2 25. Rxe4 Re8 26.
Rge1 Rh2 27. Rxe6 Rxh6 28. Rxe7 Rxe7 29. Rxe7 Rxg6 30. Rxb7 a5 31. Kc2 Rg4
32. Kd3 Kf8 33. Rb6 Rg2 34. Rxc6 Rxb2 35. a4 Rb4 36. Ra6 Rxa4 37. Ra7 Ke8
38. c5 Kd8 39. d5 Kc8 40. c6 Ra1 41. Kd4 a4 42. d6 Rd1+ 43. Kc5 Rc1+ 44. Kb6
Rb1+ 45. Ka6 1-0

March 08, 2021

King-Vera Mike Barton Memorial 6 September 17, 2016 round 1
D36: QGD: exchange, positional line

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 O-O 7. Bd3 c6 8. Qc2
h6 9. Bh4 Be6 10. Nge2 Nbd7 11. f3 c5 12. O-O Rc8 13. Rad1 a6 14. Bf5 c4 15.
Bxe6 fxe6 16. Nf4 Rc6 17. Ng6 Rf7 18. e4 b5 19. Nxe7+ Rxe7 20. e5 Nh7 21. Bxe7
Qxe7 22. f4 Ndf8 23. a3 Qh4 24. g3 Qg4 25. Qe2 Qh3 26. Qg2 Qg4 27. h3 Qg6 28.
g4 Rb6 29. f5 Qg5 30. fxe6 Rxe6 31. Nxd5 h5 32. Rf5 Qd8 33. gxh5 Rh6 34. Rdf1
Ne6 35. Kh2 Nxd4 36. Ne7+ Kh8 37. Ng6+ Rxg6 38. hxg6 Nxf5 39. Rxf5 Nf6 1-0

March 07, 2021

Horobetz-Bansal   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 1
B33: Sicilian: Pelikan and Sveshnikov Variations

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Nd5 Nxd5 8.
exd5 Nb8 9. a4 Be7 10. Be2 O-O 11. O-O Bf5 12. f4 Qc8 13. c3 f6 14. Be3 b6 15.
a5 Nd7 16. axb6 axb6 17. Ra7 Rxa7 18. Nxa7 Qc7 19. Nc6 Bd8 20. fxe5 fxe5 21. b4
Nb8 22. Qb3 Bg6 23. Nxe5 Rxf1+ 24. Bxf1 Qe7 25. Bd4 Qe8 26. Nxg6 Qxg6 27. Qa4
Qf7 28. Qa8 Qc7 29. Bb5 h6 30. Bc6 Nxc6 31. dxc6 Kf8 32. Qb7 h5 33. Kf1 Qf7+
34. Qxf7+ Kxf7 35. Ke2 g6 36. Kd3 Ke6 37. Kc4 Bc7 38. Kb5 Ke7 39. Bxb6 Kd8 40.
Bxc7+ Kxc7 41. h4 Kc8 42. Kb6 Kd8 43. c7+ Kc8 44. Kc6 d5 45. b5 d4 46. b6 dxc3
47. b7# 1-0

March 06, 2021

Beatty-King   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 3
D45: Semi-Slav: 5 e3

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. b3 Bd6 6. d4 Nbd7 7. Be2 O-O 8. O-O
b6 9. cxd5 exd5 10. Bb2 Re8 11. Qc2 Bb7 12. Bd3 Rc8 13. Rac1 c5 14. Qb1 Ne4 15.
Rfd1 cxd4 16. Bxe4 dxe4 17. Rxd4 Bc5 18. Rxe4 Bxe4 19. Nxe4 Qe7 20. Neg5 Nf8
21. Qf5 h6 22. Rc4 hxg5 23. Nxg5 Bxe3 24. Rxc8 Bxg5 0-1

March 05, 2021

Aaron Smith(1678) - Carlos Sims(1987)  Candidates 2008, January 05, 2008
A80: Dutch Defence: Unusual White second moves

1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 d5 4. Nbd2 e6 5. c3 Bd6 6. Qc2 Nbd7 7. c4 c6 8. c5
Bc7 9. b4 Ne4 10. Bb2 g5 11. h3 Qf6 12. Be2 h5 13. Nxe4 fxe4 14. Nd2 e5 15.
f3 exf3 16. Nxf3 e4 17. Ne5 Nxe5 18. dxe5 Bxe5 19. Bxe5 Qxe5 20. O-O-O Qa1+
21. Qb1 Qc3+ 22. Qc2 Qxb4 23. Rd4 Qa3+ 24. Kd2 Qa5+ 25. Kd1 Be6 26. Rf1 Ke7
27. Ra4 Qc7 28. Qb2 d4 29. Rxd4 Rad8 30. Kc2 Rxd4 31. Qxd4 Qd8 32. Qg7+ 1-0

March 04, 2021

Alex Sytnytsky(1423) - Chase Knowles(1749)  Candidates 2010   January 02, 2010  round 3
B10: Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c3 Nf6 5. Bb5+ Bd7 6. Qb3 Bxb5 7. Qxb5+
Qd7 8. Qxd7+ Nbxd7 9. d4 e6 10. Bg5 Bd6 11. Bxf6 Nxf6 12. Nbd2 O-O 13. O-O
Rac8 14. Rac1 Nd7 15. Rfe1 Nb6 16. b3 Ba3 17. Rc2 Rc7 18. Nb1 Bd6 19. Ree2
Rfc8 20. Ne1 Nd7 21. Nd3 Nf6 22. f3 b5 23. b4 Nd7 24. Nc5 Bxc5 25. dxc5 Nb8
26. Na3 a6 27. f4 Nc6 28. g4 d4 29. Re4 dxc3 30. Rxc3 Rd7 31. Rf3 Rcd8 32.
Rf2 Rd4 33. Rxd4 Rxd4 34. Nc2 Rc4 35. a3 a5 36. bxa5 Nxa5 37. Rd2 Kf8 38.
Rd8+ Ke7 39. Ra8 Rxc2 40. Rxa5 Rxc5 41. Kg2 Kf6 42. Kg3 g5 43. fxg5+ Kxg5
44. h4+ Kf6 45. h5 Kg5 46. a4 Rc3+ 47. Kf2 Kxg4 48. Rxb5 Ra3 49. a5 f5 50.
h6 Kg5 51. Rb6 Rxa5 52. Rxe6 Ra4 53. Re5 Rh4 54. Re3 Kxh6 55. Re6+ Kg5 56.
Re8 Kf4 57. Kg2 h5 58. Rh8 Rg4+ 59. Kh3 Rg1 60. Kh2 Rg5 1/2-1/2

March 03, 2021

King-Mikhalevski  Philadelphia International, 2018
E54: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: Main Line: 7...dxc4 8 Bxc4

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 d5 6. Nf3 c5 7. O-O cxd4 8. exd4
dxc4 9. Bxc4 b6 10. Bg5 Bb7 11. Re1 Nc6 12. a3 Bxc3 13. bxc3 Rc8 14. Bd3 Na5
15. Re3 Nc4 16. Bxc4 Rxc4 17. Ne5 Qd5 18. Qf1 Rc7 19. c4 Qxd4 20. Rd1 Qb2 21.
Bxf6 gxf6 22. Qd3 fxe5 23. Rg3+ Kh8 24. Qd8 1-0

March 02, 2021

Piekortz-Senn  City Championship  February 08, 2002
B01: Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. c4 Nf6 8.
Nc3 b6 9. Ne5 Bb7 10. Bf3 Qc8 11. Be3 Nfd7 12. Nxd7 Nxd7 13. Qe2 Rd8 14.
Rad1 c5 15. d5 Ne5 16. Be4 f5 17. f4 Nxc4 18. Qxc4 Ba6 19. Nb5 Bxb5 20. Qxb5
fxe4 21. Qc4 exd5 22. Rxd5  1/2-1/2

March 01, 2021

Shabalov-Filatov  North American Open  December 28, 1993 
C18: French: 3 Nc3 Bb4: Main line: 7 h4 and 7 Qg4

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Ne7 7. Qg4 O-O 8. Bd3
f5 9. exf6 Rxf6 10. Bg5 e5 11. Bxh7+ Kxh7 12. Qh5+ Kg8 13. Bxf6 gxf6 14. dxe5
Qf8 15. Nf3 Nbc6 16. O-O-O Bf5 17. Rhe1 Rd8 18. Qh4 Ng6 19. Qh5 Nge7 20. Nh4
Qf7 21. Qh6 Nxe5 22. Re3 Bh7 23. Rde1 d4 24. Rg3+ Kh8 25. f4 Ng8 26. Rxg8+ Kxg8
27. Rxe5 Qa2 28. Nf5 Qa1+ 29. Kd2 Bxf5 30. Rxf5 Qxc3+ 31. Kd1 Qa1+
32. Ke2 Re8+ 33. Kf3 Qf1+ 34. Kg3 Re3+ 35. Kh4 Qxg2 0-1

February 28, 2021

Pickard-Vaughn  Dyer County Quick Swiss  1981 
C45: Scotch Game

1. Nc3 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Nxd4 5. Qxd4 Nf6 6. e4 b6 7. e5 Bc5 8.
Qf4 Ng8 9. Bc4 Qe7 10. Nd5 Bxf2+ 11. Kxf2 Qc5+ 12. Be3 Qc6 13. Nxc7+ Kd8 14.
Nxa8 Bb7 15. Rhg1 Bxa8 16. Qxf7 Nh6 17. Bxh6 gxh6 18. Qf6+ 1-0

February 27, 2021

Andrews-Weaver      Shelby Coutny Open 2010 
A61: Old Benoni

1. d4 e6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 exd5 4. cxd5 d6 5. Nc3 Nf6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. Nd2 Be7 8. f3
Bh5 9. e4 Bg6 10. Be2 a6 11. a4 Nbd7 12. O-O h5 13. f4 h4 14. Bf3 Bh5 15. Nc4
Bxf3 16. Qxf3 Qc7 17. Bd2 O-O-O 18. a5 Kb8 19. e5 Nh5 20. Ne4 Nf8 21. Bc3 f6
22. exd6 Bxd6 23. Nexd6 Rxd6 24. Nxd6 Qxd6 25. f5 g5 26. fxg6 Nxg6 27. Qe4 Ngf4
28. Rad1 Rg8 29. Rd2 Rg4 30. Qe8+ Ka7 31. Qc8 Rxg2+ 32. Rxg2 1-0

February 26, 2021

Appleberry-Herbers Bluff City Open February 17, 1979
D34: Tarrasch Defence: 6 g3 Nf6 7 Bg2 Be7

1. c4 e6 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. d4 c5 7. cxd5 exd5 8. Nc3
Nc6 9. Bf4 Bg4 10. Be3 Qa5 11. dxc5 Bxc5 12. Nd4 Nxd4 13. Bxd4 Bxd4 14. Qxd4
Be6 15. Rfd1 Rfd8 16. b4 Qc7 17. e3 a6 18. Na4 Rd6 19. e4 Rc6 20. exd5 Rd8 21.
dxc6 Rxd4 22. Rxd4 bxc6 23. Nc5 Bd5 24. Bxd5 Nxd5 25. Nxa6 Qb6 26. Nc5 Nxb4 27.
Rb1 g6 28. Rdxb4 Qxc5 29. a4 Qa5 30. Rf4 Qa6 31. h4 c5 32. Rb5 h6 33. Rxc5 Qd6
34. Rb5 Qa6 35. Kh2 Kf8 36. Kg1 Ke7 37. Re5+ Kf8 38. Rd5 Qc8 39. a5 Qc1+ 40.
Kh2 Qc6 41. Rfd4 Qa6 42. Kg1 Ke7 43. Rd7+ Kf8 44. Rf4 f6 45. Rb4 0-1

February 25, 2021

Paul Linxwiler(2231) -  Gary Pylant(1990)   Bluff City Open   October 08, 1988  round 3
B33: Sicilian: Pelikan and Sveshnikov Variations

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6 8.
Na3 b5 9. Nd5 Be7 10. Bxf6 gxf6 11. c3 O-O 12. Qh5 Be6 13. Bd3 f5 14. exf5 Bxd5
15. f6 1-0

February 24, 2021

Wright-Smith       City Championship, March 14, 1975 round 5
B92: Sicilian: Najdorf, Opocensky variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nb3 Be7 8.
O-O Be6 9. f4 Qc7 10. Qd3 b5 11. Nd5 Bxd5 12. exd5 Nbd7 13. Bf3 Rc8 14. Be3
Qxc2 15. Qxc2 Rxc2 16. Rac1 Rxb2 17. Rc8+ Bd8 18. fxe5 Nxe5 19. Na5 O-O 20.
Nc6 Nxc6 21. dxc6 Ba5 22. Rxf8+ Kxf8 23. Rc1 Bc7 24. Bf4 Rxa2 25. Rd1 Ke7
26. Bg5 h6 27. Re1+ Kf8 28. Bxf6 gxf6 29. Bg4 b4 30. Bd7 b3 31. Re8+ Kg7 32.
Bf5 Bb6+ 33. Kf1 Rf2+ 0-1

February 23, 2021

Moody-Rackley       2nd Hunter Weaks Memorial, January 19, 1975 round 5
C42: Petrov: classical attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Be2 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 8.
Nbd2 Re8 9. Bd3 Bg4 10. Re1 Nc6 11. Nxe4 dxe4 12. Bxe4 Nxd4 13. Bxh7+ Kxh7
14. Rxe8 Nxf3+ 15. Qxf3 Qxe8 16. Qd3+ Kg8 0-1

February 22, 2021

Hurt-Timmel        Southern Open, July 04, 1975  
B20: Sicilian Wing Gambit

1. e4 c5 2. b4 cxb4 3. a3 d5 4. exd5 Nf6 5. axb4 Nxd5 6. b5 e5 7. Bb2 f6 8. Bc4
Nf4 9. Qf3 Qc7 10. Bb3 Be6 11. g3 Bxb3 12. Qxb3 Ng6 13. Nc3 Ne7 14. Ba3 b6 15.
Ne4 Nf5 16. Qe6+ Kd8 17. Qxf5 Bxa3 18. Rxa3 Qxc2 19. Ke2 Qb1 20. Rd3+ Ke7 21.
Nc3 Qa1 22. Nd5+ Kd6 23. Nxb6+ Ke7 24. Nd5+ Kf7 25. Nf3 Qxh1 26. Nxe5+ 1-0

February 21, 2021

Hurt-Acers, Greenville Invitational 1961
C44: Scotch: Göring gambit

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. c3 dxc3 5. Nxc3 Bc5 6. Bc4 d6 7. Qb3 Qe7
8. O-O Nf6 9. Bg5 h6 10. Nd5 Qd8 11. Nxf6+ gxf6 12. Bxf7+ Kf8 13. Bh5 Qe7
14. Nh4 Qg7 15. Ng6+ Ke8 16. Nxh8+ Kd8 17. Bxf6+ Qxf6 18. Qg8+ 1-0

February 20, 2021

Scrivener-Hurt  Match 1965
D00: London System

1. d4 Nf6 2. f3 g6 3. e4 d6 4. Bd3 Bg7 5. c3 c6 6. Ne2 Nbd7 7. Nd2 Qc7 8.
Nc4 b5 9. Ne3 a5 10. a4 b4 11. cxb4 axb4 12. Bd2 Qb6 13. Nc4 Qb7 14. Qb3 c5
15. e5 dxe5 16. dxe5 Nd5 17. Be4 O-O 18. Nf4 e6 19. Nd6 Qc7 20. Nxd5 exd5
21. Bxd5 Nxe5 22. Nxf7 Nxf7 23. Bxa8 Qe5+ 24. Qe3 Qxb2 25. Rd1 Bd4 26. Qe7
Bd7 27. Bd5 Bxa4 28. Bxf7+ Rxf7 29. Qd8+ Rf8 30. Qd5+ Kh8 31. Rc1 Re8+ 0-1

February 19, 2021

Jack Smith - Victor Pupols        1983 Mid-South Open  
C40: Latvian gambit, 3.Bc4

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 f5 3. Bc4 fxe4 4. Nxe5 Qg5 5. d4 Qxg2 6. Qh5+ g6 7. Bf7+ Ke7
8. Nxg6+ hxg6 9. Qxh8 Qxh1+ 10. Ke2 Qf3+ 11. Ke1 Kxf7 0-1

February 18, 2021

Wright, Jim - Wright, M.C.        Dyersburg Fall Open, September 21, 1975, round 4  
A35: English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nf3 e5 4. g3 Nf6 5. d3 h6 6. Bg2 d5 7. cxd5 Nxd5 8.
O-O Be6 9. a3 Qd7 10. Qc2 Rc8 11. b3 Nd4 12. Qb2 Nxc3 13. Nxe5 Ncxe2+ 14.
Kh1 Qc7 15. Nc4 Nxc1 16. Raxc1 Be7 17. b4 b6 18. f4 O-O 19. Ne5 Qd6 20. b5
Bd5 21. a4 Bf6 22. Nc4 Qd7 23. Qf2 Rce8 24. Rce1 Rxe1 25. Rxe1 Ne6 26. Be4
Bxe4+ 27. dxe4 Qd4 28. Qc2 Qc3 29. Qxc3 Bxc3 30. Rd1 Rd8 31. Rxd8+ Nxd8 32.
Nd6 Kf8 33. e5 f6 34. Ne4 Bd4 35. exf6 gxf6 36. Kg2 Ke7 37. f5 Nb7 38. g4
Nd6 39. Nd2 c4 40. Kf3 Be5 41. h3 Bc3 42. Nf1 Bb2 43. Ke3 Nb7 44. Kd2 Nc5
45. a5 bxa5 46. Ne3 c3+ 47. Kc2 a4 48. Nd5+ Kd6 0-1

February 17, 2021

Linxwiler-Porter Region VIII Championship 1980 
C30: King's Gambit Declined

1. e4 e5 2. f4 Bc5 3. Nf3 d6 4. Bc4 Nf6 5. Nc3 O-O 6. d3 a6 7. fxe5 dxe5 8. Bg5
c6 9. Qd2 Nbd7 10. h4 Qb6 11. Na4 Qb4 12. Bxf6 Nxf6 13. Qxb4 Bxb4+ 14. c3 Bd6
15. Nb6 Rb8 16. Nxc8 Rbxc8 17. h5 Ng4 18. Ke2 Rfe8 19. Rh4 Nf6 20. g4 Nd7 21.
g5 Nf8 22. Rah1 Ne6 23. g6 h6 24. gxf7+ Kxf7 25. d4 Kg8 26. Rg4 Kh7 27. dxe5
Bc5 28. Rd1 Rc7 29. b4 Bf8 30. Nh4 b5 31. Bb3 c5 32. Bxe6 Rxe6 33. Ng6 Be7 34.
Rd8 Bxd8 35. Nf8+ Kg8 36. Nxe6 Rd7 37. Nxc5 Re7 38. e6 Bb6 39. Rg6 a5 40. Kd3
Bxc5 41. bxc5 Kf8 42. Kd4 Ke8 43. Kd5 Kd8 44. Rg1 b4 45. cxb4 axb4 46. Rb1 Ra7
47. Kd6 Rxa2 48. e7+ Ke8 49. Rxb4 1-0

February 16, 2021

Wright-Hurt Tennessee Open, September 07, 1970 round 6
D40: Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Tarrasch

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 c5 5. e3 Nc6 6. Qc2 cxd4 7. exd4 dxc4 8.
Be3 Nb4 9. Qd2 Nbd5 10. Bxc4 Bb4 11. Qc2 Qa5 12. Bd2 O-O 13. O-O Rd8 14. a3
Bxc3 15. bxc3 Qc7 16. Ne5 b6 17. f4 Bb7 18. Bd3 Rac8 19. Rac1 g6 20. g4 Ne7 21.
f5 exf5 22. gxf5 Nd7 23. fxg6 Nxe5 24. gxh7+ Kh8 25. dxe5 Qc5+ 26. Rf2 Qd5 27.
Be4 Qxe4 28. Qxe4 Bxe4 29. Bg5 Rc7 30. Rxf7 Bxh7 31. Rxe7 Rxe7 32. Bxe7 Rg8+
33. Kf2 Bf5 34. Rd1 Kg7 35. Bf6+ Kf7 36. h4 Rc8 37. Rc1 b5 38. Ke3 a5 39. Kd2
Rg8 40. Re1 Ke6 41. Re3 Kd5 42. Re2 Rg3 43. Re3 Rg2+ 44. Ke1 Rh2 45. Kf1 Be4
1-0

February 15, 2021

Michelsen-Jefferson, Western Open 1913 
C41: Philidor Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Be7 5. Nc3 Nf6 6. Bd3 O-O 7. O-O c5 8.
Nde2 Nc6 9. f4 Ng4 10. h3 c4 11. hxg4 cxd3 12. Qxd3 Bxg4 13. Nd5 Bf6 14. c3 Re8
15. Ng3 Bh4 16. Kf2 f5 17. Ne3 fxe4 18. Qd5+ Be6 19. Qxe4 d5 20. Qd3 Rf8 21.
Re1 Ne5 22. Qd4 Rxf4+ 23. Qxf4 Nd3+ 0-1

February 14, 2021

Scrivener-Wright  City Championship 1963
A45: Paleface attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. f3 g6 3. e4 d6 4. Bd3 Bg7 5. c3 c6 6. Ne2 Nbd7 7. Nd2 Qc7 8.
Nc4 b5 9. Ne3 a5 10. a4 b4 11. cxb4 axb4 12. Bd2 Qb6 13. Nc4 Qb7 14. Qb3 c5
15. e5 dxe5 16. dxe5 Nd5 17. Be4 O-O 18. Nf4 e6 19. Nd6 Qc7 20. Nxd5 exd5
21. Bxd5 Nxe5 22. Nxf7 Nxf7 23. Bxa8 Qe5+ 24. Qe3 Qxb2 25. Rd1 Bd4 26. Qe7
Bd7 27. Bd5 Bxa4 28. Bxf7+ Rxf7 29. Qd8+ Rf8 30. Qd5+ Kh8 31. Rc1 Re8+ 0-1

February 13, 2021

Scrivener-Hurt       Match 1965 
D00: London System: Business Man's Opening

1. d4 d5 2. Bf4 e6 3. e3 Bd6 4. Bxd6 Qxd6 5. Bd3 Nd7 6. c3 e5 7. Ne2 Ne7 8.
Nd2 e4 9. Bc2 f5 10. Bb3 Nf6 11. c4 c6 12. cxd5 cxd5 13. Ba4+ Kf7 14. Rc1
Rb8 15. O-O Ng6 16. h3 b5 17. Bb3 Be6 18. f4 exf3 19. Nxf3 Ne4 20. Nf4 Rhc8
21. Nxg6 hxg6 22. Ne5+ Ke8 23. Rxc8+ Rxc8 24. Nxg6 Qg3 25. Nf4 Qxe3+ 26. Kh2
Nd2 27. Nxe6 Nxf1+ 28. Qxf1 Qxe6 29. Qxb5+ Ke7 30. Qxd5 Qxd5 31. Bxd5 Rd8
32. Bc4 Rxd4 33. b3 Rd2 34. a4 f4 35. Kg1 Kd6 36. a5 Kc5 37. a6 Kb4 38. Kf1
g5 39. Bf7 Ra2 40. Bc4 Rb2 41. Kg1 Rxb3 0-1

February 12, 2021

Waltman-Wright      King Cotton Open 1975 
E67: King's Indian: Fianchetto: 6...Nbd7 

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. d4 d6 5. g3 O-O 6. Bg2 Nbd7 7. O-O Rb8 8. Re1
b6 9. e4 e5 10. Bg5 Bb7 11. Qc2 a6 12. Rad1 Qe7 13. Bh3 exd4 14. Rxd4 Ne5 15.
Nxe5 Qxe5 16. Be3 c5 17. Rd3 Nxe4 18. Bf4 Qh5 19. Nxe4 Qxh3 20. Bxd6 f5 21. g4
Qxg4+ 22. Rg3 Bxe4 23. Rxg4 Bxc2 24. Rg3 Rfe8 25. Rc1 Rbd8 26. Rxc2 Rxd6 27. b3
Rde6 28. Kg2 Bd4 29. Rf3 Re2 30. Rxe2 Rxe2 31. a4 a5 32. Kf1 Rxf2+ 33. Rxf2
Bxf2 34. Kxf2 Kf7 35. Kf3 Kf6 36. h4 h6 37. Kf4 g5+ 0-1

February 11, 2021

Hurt-Hawks      King Cotton Open 1979 
C13: Rubinstein French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4.Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Bg5 Be7 7. Nxf6+ Bxf6 8. Bxf6 Qxf6 9. Bd3 Nb6 10. O-O
Bd7 11. Ne5 O-O-O 12. f4 Qe7 13. f5 exf5 14. Nxd7 Nxd7 15. Qf3 g6 16. Rae1 Qd6
17. c3 Rhe8 18. Bc4 Nf8 19. Bxf7 Rxe1 20. Rxe1 c6 21. Qe3 Kc7 22. d5 cxd5 23.
Qxa7 Qb6+ 24. Qxb6+ Kxb6 25. Rd1 Kc5 26. Rd4 b5 27. Kf2 Rd7 28. b4+ Kb6 29.
Bxd5 h6 30. Ke3 Nh7 31. c4 bxc4 32. Bxc4 Rxd4 33. Kxd4 Nf6 34. a4 Ne4 35. a5+
Ka7 36. b5 Nd6 37. b6+ Kb7 38. Bd3 g5 39. Ke5 1-0

February 10, 2021

Presson-Hurt      Arkansas Open 1969 
C18: French: Winawer, advance, poisoned pawn, Euwe-Gligoric variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Ne7 7. Qg4 cxd4 8.
Qxg7 Rg8 9. Qxh7 Qc7 10. Kd1 Nbc6 11. Nf3 dxc3 12. Ng5 Nxe5 13. f4 Rxg5 14.
fxg5 N5g6 15. h4 e5 16. h5 Nf8 17. Bb5+ Nc6 18. Qg7 Bg4+ 19. Ke1 O-O-O 20.
Bxc6 Qxc6 21. h6 d4 22. Qxf7 0-1

February 09, 2021

Carlos Sims(1987) - Graham Horobetz(1541)  Candidates 2008, January 05, 2008
D00: Queen's pawn: stonewall attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 d5 3. Bd3 g6 4. Nd2 Bg7 5. f4 Bg4 6. Ngf3 e6 7. O-O Nbd7 8.
Qe1 Bxf3 9. Rxf3 c6 10. c3 h5 11. e4 Nb6 12. exd5 cxd5 13. f5 gxf5 14. Bxf5
Qe7 15. Bd3 O-O-O 16. a4 Rdg8 17. a5 Na8 18. a6 b6 19. b3 Qd7 20. Nf1 Ne8
21. Bf4 Qe7 22. Ne3 Bf8 23. c4 Nec7 24. cxd5 Nxd5 25. Rc1+ Kd8 26. Nxd5 exd5
27. Qc3 Qd7 28. Bf5 1-0

February 08, 2021

Jack Smith - Doug Ralston       Tennessee Open 1973  
C44: KP: Nimzovich defense

1. e4 Nc6 2. d3 e5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. g3 g6 5. Nbd2 Bg7 6. Bg2 O-O 7. O-O d5 8.
Re1 Re8 9. c3 Bg4 10. h3 Bxf3 11. Bxf3 Qd7 12. Kh2 Rad8 13. Qb3 Na5 14. Qd1
c5 15. exd5 Nxd5 16. Ne4 b6 17. c4 Nb4 18. Bg5 Nxd3 19. Bxd8 Rxd8 20. Re2 f5
21. Nf6+ Bxf6 22. Bd5+ Kg7 23. Qxd3 Nxc4 24. Rd1 Nd6 25. Bc4 Qc7 26. Red2
Bg5 27. Qd5 Nxc4 28. Qd7+ Rxd7 29. Rxd7+ Qxd7 30. Rxd7+ Kh6 31. b3 Nb2 32.
Rxa7 b5 33. a4 bxa4 34. bxa4 c4 35. a5 c3 36. a6 Bd8 37. Ra8 Bb6 38. Rc8 Nd1
39. f3 e4 40. Kg2 Bd4 41. fxe4 c2 42. e5 Nc3 43. a7 c1=Q 0-1

February 07, 2021

Weaks-Scrivener       Memphis City Tourney 1963 
A84: Dutch

1. d4 e6 2. c4 f5 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 Bxd2+ 5. Qxd2 Nf6 6. Nc3 O-O 7. g3 c6 8.
Bg2 d5 9. O-O Nbd7 10. Qd3 Ne4 11. Rad1 Kh8 12. Nd2 Ndf6 13. f3 Nd6 14. e4 fxe4
15. fxe4 Nf7 16. e5 dxc4 17. Nxc4 Nd5 18. Ne4 Bd7 19. Ncd6 Nxd6 20. Rxf8+ Qxf8
21. Nxd6 Qe7 22. Rf1 Be8 23. Be4 g6 24. Qf3 b5 25. Qf8+ 1-0

February 06, 2021

Smith-Hurt      Summer Rating Tourney, 1975 
C19: French: 3 Nc3 Bb4: Main line: 7 Nf3 and 7 a4

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 Ne7 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3
c5 7. Nf3 Nbc6 8. Be2 Qa5 9. O-O Nf5 10. Re1 h5 11. h4
Qa4 12. Rb1 cxd4 13. cxd4 Nfxd4 14. Nxd4 Qxd4 15. c4 Qxh4
16. cxd5 exd5 17. Bb5 Be6 18. Rb4 Qe7 19. Qa4 Qc7
20. Bg5 O-O 21. Rh4 g6 22. Bf6 a6 23. Qf4 Ne7 24. Qh6 Nf5
25. Qh8# 1-0

February 05, 2021

Appleberry-Hurt      Hunter Weaks Memorial 1976 
D01: Richter-Veresov attack

1. Nc3 Nf6 2. d4 d5 3. Bg5 Nbd7 4. Qd3 e6 5. e4 dxe4 6. Nxe4 Be7 7. Bxf6
gxf6 8. O-O-O f5 9. Nc3 c6 10. h3 Nf6 11. Kb1 Qc7 12. Qf3 b6 13. g4 fxg4 14.
hxg4 Bb7 15. Bg2 O-O-O 16. g5 Nd5 17. Nxd5 exd5 18. Re1 Rdf8 19. Rxh7 Rxh7
20. Qf5+ Kd8 21. Qxh7 Bxg5 22. Qg7 Be7 23. Nf3 Qf4 24. Qe5 Bd6 25. Qxf4 Bxf4
26. Bh3 Re8 27. Rxe8+ Kxe8 28. c3 Ba6 29. Kc2 Be2 30. Ne5 Bxe5 31. dxe5 Bf3
32. Kd2 Ke7 33. Ke3 Be4 34. c4 Bh1 35. f3 d4+ 36. Kf2 d3 37. Bg4 f6 38.
exf6+ Kxf6 39. Ke3 Ke5 40. Kxd3 Kf4 41. Ke2 Bg2 42. Kf2 Bh1 43. Bh5 c5 44.
a3 a6 45. a4 a5 46. Bg4 Ke5 47. Kg1 Bxf3 48. Bxf3 Kd4 49. Bd5 Kd3 50. Kf2
Kc2 51. Bc6 Kxb2 52. Ke3 Kc3 53. Bb5 1-0

February 04, 2021

Harley-Cope      Memphis Open 1983 
B38: Sicilian: Maroczy Bind

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. f3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. c4 Nc6 8.
Qd2 O-O 9. Nc3 Nxd4 10. Bxd4 Be6 11. Be2 Qa5 12. O-O Rfc8 13. b3 a6 14. Rfd1
Qh5 15. Rac1 Bh6 16. f4 Bg4 17. Bxf6 exf6 18. Nd5 Kg7 19. Nxf6 Qc5+ 20. Kh1
Bxe2 21. Nd7 Qc6 22. Qb2+ Kg8 23. Nf6+ Kf8 24. Nxh7+ Ke7 25. Qf6+ Ke8 26.
Rxd6 Qxe4 27. Qh8+ Ke7 28. Qf6+ 1/2-1/2

February 03, 2021

Thomas-Wright       City Championship 1971 
C90: Closed Ruy Lopez with 7...d6: Early deviations

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O b5 6. Bb3 Be7 7. Re1 d6 8.
c3 Bg4 9. h3 Bxf3 10. Qxf3 O-O 11. d3 Na5 12. Bc2 c5 13. Be3 Nc6 14. Nd2 a5
15. Nf1 b4 16. Ng3 Re8 17. Nf5 a4 18. a3 b3 19. Bd1 Bf8 20. Bg5 Re6 21. Be2
Ne7 22. Nh6+ gxh6 23. Bxf6 Qc7 24. Rac1 Bg7 25. Bxg7 Kxg7 26. d4 Rf8 27. Bb5
Qa5 28. Qd3 Ng6 29. g3 Rb8 30. Bc4 Rf6 31. dxc5 Qxc5 32. Re2 Rg8 33. Qd5 Kh8
34. Qxc5 dxc5 35. Kf1 Ne7 36. Re3 Kg7 37. Rd1 Nc8 38. Red3 Nb6 39. Bb5 Rb8
40. Rd6 Rxd6 41. Rxd6 Nc8 42. Rd8 Rxb5 43. Rxc8 Kg6 44. Ra8 f5 45. exf5+
Kxf5 46. Rxa4 e4 47. Ke2 Ke5 48. Ke3 Kd5 49. c4+ 1-0

February 02, 2021

Senn-Ferguson      MCC Reserve 1978 
E70: King's Indian: Miscellaneous lines

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 O-O 5. e5 Ne8 6. Be3 d6 7. f4 c5 8. dxc5
Nc6 9. cxd6 exd6 10. exd6 Nxd6 11. Be2 Be6 12. Bc5 Nxc4 13. Bxf8 Qxf8 14. Bxc4
Bxc4 15. Nge2 Rd8 16. Qc1 Re8 17. O-O Bxe2 18. Nxe2 Rxe2 19. Qc4 Qe7 20. Rad1
Qe3+ 21. Kh1 Bd4 22. Rd3 Qf2 0-1

February 01, 2021

Mitchell-Ellis       Music City Spring 1972 
B03: Alekhine's defense

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. f4 Bf5 5. a3 e6 6. Nf3 Be7 7. Bd3 Bxd3 8.
Qxd3 O-O 9. O-O dxe5 10. dxe5 Bc5+ 11. Kh1 Qe7 12. b4 Bb6 13. c4 Nxb4 14.
axb4 Qxb4 1-0

January 31, 2021

Middleton-Wright      City Championship 1978 
C06: French Tarrasch

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. Bd3 c5 5. e5 Nfd7 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ne2 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Nb4 9. Bb1 b5 10. a3 Nc6 11. O-O Qb6 12. Nf3 Bb7 13. Be3 Be7 14. Ng5 h6
15. Nh3 a5 16. b3 b4 17. a4 Ba6 18. Bd3 O-O-O 19. Rc1 Kb7 20. Bxa6+ Qxa6 21.
f4 Qb6 22. Qd3 f5 23. exf6 Bxf6 24. f5 Ne7 25. fxe6 Qxe6 26. Nhf4 Qb6 27.
Bf2 Rc8 28. Nxd5 Nxd5 29. Qe4 Qd6 30. Bg3 Rhe8 31. Qxe8 Rxe8 32. Bxd6 Rxe2
33. Bc5 Nc3 34. Rf5 Nxc5 35. dxc5 Kc6 0-1

January 30, 2021

Thomas-Wright  City Championship 1972
B98: Sicilian Najdorf: 6 Bg5 e6 7 f4 Be7, sidelines

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4 Be7 8. Qf3
Qc7 9. O-O-O b5 10. Bxf6 Bxf6 11. Bxb5+ axb5 12. Ndxb5 Qa5 13. Nxd6+ Kf8 14. e5
Nd7 15. exf6 Nxf6 16. Nc4 Qa6 17. Rd6 Qa7 18. Rd8+ Ne8 19. Qc6 Ke7 20. Rxc8
Rxc8 21. Qxc8 Rf8 22. Nd5+ exd5 23. Re1+ Kf6 24. Qc6+ Kf5 25. Qxd5+ Kxf4 26.
Re4# 1-0

January 29, 2021

Jack Smith - Boris Kogan       1983 Mid-South Open  
A34: English: symmetrical, three knights system

1. Nf3 c5 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nb4 6. d3 Bg4 7. a3 Bxf3 8.
gxf3 N4c6 9. Be3 e6 10. f4 Be7 11. Qg4 g6 12. Rd1 Nd4 13. Bg2 Nc2+ 14. Ke2
Nc6 15. h4 h5 16. Qg3 Qb6 17. Rb1 N2d4+ 18. Kf1 O-O-O 19. Bh3 Rd7 20. Nd5
exd5 21. exd5 f5 22. dxc6 Qxc6 23. Bg2 Qb5 24. Bxd4 Rxd4 25. Ke2 Re8 26. Kd2
Bd6 27. Qxg6 0-1

January 28, 2021

Scrivener-McDowell       City Championship 1965 
B07: Pirc Defence

1. d4 Nf6 2. f3 c5 3. d5 g6 4. e4 d6 5. Ne2 Bg7 6. Nbc3 O-O
7. Be3 Na6 8. g4 Bd7 9. h4 b5 10. Ng3 Nc7 11. h5 b4
12. Nce2 Nb5 13. hxg6 fxg6 14. Nf4 Nc7 15. Bc4 Qc8
16. Qe2 Rf7 17. g5 Nfe8 18. Rb1 Be5 19. Qh2 Nb5 20. Nd3
Bxg3+ 21. Qxg3 Nd4 22. Bxd4 cxd4 23. Bb3 a5 24. a4 Ng7
25. e5 Bf5 26. e6 Nxe6 27. dxe6 Bxe6 28. O-O Bxb3 29. cxb3
Qc2 30. f4 Raf8 31. Rbe1 Qxb3 32. Rf3 Qxa4 33. Nf2 e5
34. Ng4 Rxf4 35. Nf6+ R8xf6 36. gxf6 Rxf3 37. Qxf3 Qd7
38. Qd5+ Qf7 39. Qxd6 d3 40. Qd8+ Qf8 41. Qxf8+ 1-0

January 27, 2021

Gilley-Hurt       Club Ladder Game 1963 
C04: French Tarrasch: 3...Nc6

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nc6 4. c3 Nf6 5. e5 Nd7 6. Ngf3 f6 7. Nh4 g6 8. Qg4
Qe7 9. Ndf3 fxe5 10. Bg5 Nf6 11. Qh3 Qf7 12. Bb5 exd4 13. Ne5 Qg7 14. Nxc6
bxc6 15. Bxc6+ Bd7 16. Qxe6+ Be7 17. Bxf6 Qxf6 18. Qxd7+ Kf8 19. Bxa8 Kg7
20. O-O Rxa8 21. Rfe1 Kf8 22. Re6 1-0

January 26, 2021


Gray-Thomas       Bluff City Open 1975 
D94: Grünfeld: 5.e3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. e3 O-O 6. Be2 c6 7. O-O Bf5 8. b3
Nbd7 9. Bb2 Ne4 10. Rc1 Nxc3 11. Bxc3 Re8 12. cxd5 cxd5 13. Bd3 Bxd3 14.
Qxd3 Nb6 15. Rc2 f6 16. Rfc1 Qd7 17. Ba5 Rec8 18. Bxb6 axb6 19. Rxc8+ Rxc8
20. Rxc8+ Qxc8 21. h3 Kf7 22. Qb5 Qe6 23. Qd3 Bf8 24. g4 Qd7 25. Kg2 Kg7 26.
a4 Qc6 27. Qb5 Kf7 28. g5 Qxb5 29. axb5 Ke6 30. gxf6 exf6 31. Ne1 Kf5 32.
Kf3 h5 33. Nd3 g5 34. Nb2 Bd6 35. Na4 Bc7 36. Nc3 Ke6 37. Kg2 f5 38. f3 f4
39. exf4 Bxf4 40. Kf2 h4 41. Ke2 Bd6 42. Kd3 Bf4 43. Na4 Bc7 44. Nc3 Bd8 45.
Ke3 Bc7 46. Kd3 1/2-1/2

January 25, 2021

Williams-Mitchell    Music City Spring 1972 
A05: Réti opening

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 b6 3. Bg2 Bb7 4. O-O g6 5. d3 Bg7 6. e4 d6 7. Nbd2 O-O 8.
Ne1 e5 9. f4 exf4 10. gxf4 Ne8 11. f5 Nf6 12. Ndf3 Nbd7 13. Bg5 Qc8 14. Qc1
Re8 15. Bh6 Bh8 16. Qg5 Nxe4 17. dxe4 Bxe4 18. fxg6 fxg6 19. c3 Qd8 20. Qxd8
Raxd8 21. Ng5 Bxg2 22. Nxg2 Nf6 23. Nf3 Re2 24. Rf2 Rxf2 25. Kxf2 Ng4+ 26.
Kg3 Nxh6 27. Re1 Kf8 28. Nf4 Nf5+ 29. Kg4 Ng7 30. Nd4 Rd7 31. Nc6 a5 32. Rf1
Kg8 33. Nd5 Nf5 34. Re1 Kf7 35. h4 h5+ 36. Kh3 Bg7 37. Nb8 0-1

January 24, 2021

Weaver-Barton  City Championship 1985
A12: English Opening

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 c6 3. Nf3 d5 4. b3 Bg4 5. Bb2 Bxf3 6. exf3 e6 7. Bg2 Be7 8. 
O-O O-O 9. f4 Nbd7 10. d3 Re8 11. Nd2 Qc7 12. Nf3 Rad8 13. Qc2 Qb6 14. Rac1 
Bf8 15. Ne5 d4 16. h3 c5 17. Qd2 Qc7 18. Rfe1 Bd6 19. Nxd7 Rxd7 20. Re2 Rde7 
21. Rce1 b6 22. Bc1 Nh5 23. Bf3 Nf6 24. g4 e5 25. g5 Nd7 26. f5 f6 27. h4 fxg5
28. Bd5+ Kh8 29. hxg5 Rf8 30. Be4 Nb8 31. f3 Nc6 32. Rh2 Nd8 33. Rxh7+ Kxh7 
34. Qh2+ Kg8 35. g6 1-0

January 23, 2021

Smith-Sentef  Tennessee Open September 03, 1989 round 4
D01: Torre Attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Bg5 g6 4. Bxf6 exf6 5. e3 Bg7 6. Nf3 O-O 7. Bd3 f5 8. 
O-O Be6 9. Na4 b6 10. Qc1 Qe8 11. Nc3 a6 12. Ne2 b5 13. b3 c5 14. c4 dxc4 15. 
bxc4 Qc8 16. cxb5 c4 17. Bc2 axb5 18. Qb2 Qc6 19. Nc3 Bd7 20. Rfb1 Ra5 21. Qb4
Qa6 22. a4 Nc6 23. axb5 Rxa1 24. bxa6 Nxb4 25. Rxa1 Nxc2 26. Ra5 Ra8 27. Nd5 
Bc8 28. a7 Bb7 29. Nb6 Rd8 30. a8=Q Bxa8 31. Rxa8 Rxa8 32. Nxa8 f4 33. Nb6 
fxe3 34. fxe3 Nxe3 35. Kf2 Bh6 36. d5 c3 37. d6 Nf5 38. Nd5 Nxd6 39. Nxc3 f5 
40. Nd5 Ne4+ 41. Kf1 Nd2+ 42. Nxd2 Bxd2 43. Ke2 Ba5 44. Ne7+ Kg7 45. Nc6 Bc7 
46. h3 h6 47. Nd4 Be5 48. Nf3 Kf6 49. Kf2 g5 50. Nxe5 Kxe5 51. Ke3 h5 52. Kf3 
h4 53. Ke3 f4+ 54. Kf2 Kf6 55. Ke2 Kf5 56. Kf3 Ke5 57. Kf2 Kd4 58. Kf3 Ke5 59.
Kf2 1/2-1/2

January 22, 2021

Wright-Pletcher  Memphis Candidates 1980 January 05, 1980  round 3
D00: London System or Queen's pawn, Mason variation

1. d4 d5 2. Bf4 Nf6 3. Nd2 Bf5 4. e3 c5 5. c3 e6 6. Ngf3 Be7 7. Bb5+ Nbd7 8.
Ne5 O-O 9. Nxd7 Nxd7 10. Nf3 a6 11. Be2 Bg4 12. O-O Rc8 13. Ne5 Bxe2 14. Qxe2
Nf6 15. h3 h6 16. Rfd1 c4 17. f3 b5 18. e4 Re8 19. Re1 Qa5 20. Qd2 Qb6 21. Kh1
a5 22. g4 Qb7 23. Qg2 Nd7 24. g5 hxg5 25. Bxg5 Bxg5 26. Nxd7 Qxd7 27. Qxg5 f6
28. Qg4 Qf7 29. Re2 b4 30. Rg1 bxc3 31. bxc3 Rb8 32. Reg2 Rb7 33. exd5 exd5 34.
Qf5 Qe6 35. Qh5 Qe3 36. Qxd5+ 1-0

January 21, 2021

Puckett-King Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 3
B22: Sicilian: 2 c3

1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. Bc4 Nb6 5. Bb3 c4 6. Bc2 Nc6 7. Nf3 Qc7 8. Qe2
g5 9. h3 Bg7 10. d4 cxd3 11. Bxd3 h6 12. O-O Nxe5 13. Nd4 Nxd3 14. Nf5 Bf6 15.
Qxd3 d5 16. f4 Bxf5 17. Qxf5 Qd7 18. fxg5 hxg5 19. Na3 Qxf5 20. Rxf5 Rg8 21.
Nb5 Kd7 22. Be3 Kc6 23. a4 a6 24. Nd6 Kxd6 25. Bxb6 g4 26. hxg4 Rxg4 27. Rd1
Rxa4 28. Rdxd5+ Ke6 29. Rc5 Ra1+ 30. Rf1 Rxf1+ 31. Kxf1 Be5 32. Kf2 Bd6 33. Rh5
Rg8 34. Rh6+ Kd7 35. Bd4 Rg5 36. Kf3 Rb5 37. b4 Rf5+ 38. Ke4 Rg5 39. Kf3 Rg8
40. g4 Rc8 41. Rh7 Ke6 42. Ke4 Rg8 43. Rg7 Rxg7 44. Bxg7 Kd7 45. Bd4 Kc6 46.
Be3 Kb5 47. Kd5 Ka4 48. Kc4 e6 49. Bb6 Be7 50. Be3 b5+ 51. Kd3 Bf6 52. Kc2 Be7
53. Bd2 Bh4 54. Be3 Bf6 55. Bd2 Bd8 56. Be3 Bh4 57. Bd2 Bf2 58. Bf4 Bb6 59. Bd6
Bd8 60. Bc5 f5 61. gxf5 exf5 62. Be3 Bc7 63. Bf2 Be5 64. Kb2 Bd6 65. Bc5 Be5
66. Bf2 f4 67. Bg1 f3 68. Bf2 Bd6 69. Be1 Be7 70. Ka2 Bg5 71. Bf2 Bf4 72. Kb2
Bd6 73. Be1 Bb8 74. Ka2 Ba7 0-1

January 20, 2021

Hood-Flickenger, Mid-South Open 1981 
B12: Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Ne2 h6 5. Ng3 Bh7 6. e6 fxe6 7. Qh5+ Kd7 8. c4
Nf6 9. Qf3 g5 10. Nc3 Bg7 11. Bd3 Bxd3 12. Qxd3 Na6 13. Bd2 Qe8 14. Na4 Qf7 15.
b4 dxc4 16. Qxc4 Nc7 17. Nc5+ Ke8 18. Rc1 Nfd5 19. a4 Nb6 20. Qc3 Ncd5 21. Qd3
Nd7 22. b5 Nxc5 23. Rxc5 Kd7 24. bxc6+ bxc6 25. O-O Rhc8 26. Rfc1 e5 27. Qa6
Qe6 28. Qb7+ Kd8 29. Rxc6 Rxc6 30. Rxc6 1-0

January 19, 2021

Davison-Sims  Candidates 2009 January 04, 2009  round 4
A48: 1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6: Torre, London and Colle Systems

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 d6 4. h3 Bg7 5. e3 O-O 6. Be2 c6 7. O-O Qb6 8. Qc1
Bf5 9. Nbd2 Nd5 10. Bg5 h6 11. Bh4 g5 12. Bg3 Nf6 13. Ne1 Nbd7 14. Bd3 Bxd3 15.
Nxd3 Nh5 16. Bh2 f5 17. Qd1 Nhf6 18. h4 Rae8 19. hxg5 hxg5 20. c3 Ng4 21. Qb3+
Qxb3 22. axb3 Nxh2 23. Kxh2 a6 24. Nf3 Bf6 25. Ra5 e6 26. Rh1 Kg7 27. Kg1 Bd8
28. Ra1 Kg6 29. Nd2 Nf6 30. f3 Bc7 31. Nc4 Nh5 32. Kf2 g4 33. Nf4+ Nxf4 34.
exf4 e5 35. dxe5 dxe5 36. fxe5 b5 37. Rxa6 Re6 38. Nd6 g3+ 39. Kxg3 Rxe5 40.
Rxc6 Rc5 41. Rxc7 Rxc7 42. Nxb5 f4+ 43. Kf2 Rd7 44. Nd4 Rc8 45. Re1 Ra8 46. Re2
Rh7 47. Ke1 Rh1+ 48. Kd2 Rg1 49. b4 Ra2 50. Kc2 Ra6 51. b5 Rd6 52. Kb3 Rf6 53.
Kc4 Rh1 54. Kc5 Rf8 55. b6 Rc8+ 56. Kb4 Rh5 57. Re6+ Kf7 58. Rc6 Rb8 59. Rc7+
Ke8 60. b7 Rh8 61. Rc8+ Kd7 62. Rxh8 Rxh8 63. Kb5 Rb8 64. Ka6 Kc7 65. Ne6+ Kc6
66. Nd4+ Kc7 67. Ne6+ Kc6 68. b4 Re8 69. Ka7 Re7 70. Nc5 Rc7 71. Ka8 Rxb7 72.
Nxb7 Kd5 73. b5 Kc4 74. b6 Kd3 75. Nc5+ Ke2 76. Ne6 Kf2 77. Nxf4 Kg3 78. b7
Kxf4 79. b8=R Kg3 80. Rd8 Kxg2 81. c4 Kxf3 82. c5 Ke4 83. c6 Ke3 84. c7 Ke2 85.
c8=Q Ke3 86. Qe6+ Kf4 87. Rf8+ Kg5 88. Qf5+ Kh6 89. Rh8+ Kg7 90. Rh7+ Kg8 91.
Qf7# 1-0

January 18, 2021

Jonathan Beatty(1666) - Graham Horobetz(2088)  GMCC Open  April 09, 2011 round 2 
B36: Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, Gurgenidze variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Nc6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. Nc3 Nxd4 7. Qxd4 d6
8. Be2 Bg7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qd3 Be6 11. Rb1 Nd7 12. Nd5 Bxd5 13. exd5 Nc5 14.
Qg3 Rc8 15. Be3 a5 16. Rfe1 Na4 17. Bd2 Nxb2 18. Qb3 a4 19. Qb4 a3 20. Qxa3
Nxc4 21. Bxc4 Rxc4 22. Rxb7 Rd4 23. Bg5 Qc8 24. Rbxe7 Qf5 25. Be3 Rxd5 26.
Kf1 Rd3 27. Qa6 Qd5 28. Qa4 Bc3 29. Bh6 Bxe1 30. Re8 1-0

January 17, 2021

Thomas-Minor Bluff City Open August 09, 1975 round 3
B07: Pirc Defence: Miscellaneous Systems

1. g3 Nf6 2. Bg2 g6 3. e4 d6 4. Nc3 c6 5. Nge2 Bg7 6. d4 Qc7 7. O-O O-O 8. a4
Nbd7 9. a5 e5 10. h3 Re8 11. Re1 exd4 12. Nxd4 Nc5 13. Bf4 Bf8 14. Qd2 Ne6 15.
Nxe6 Rxe6 16. b3 Bd7 17. Na4 c5 18. a6 b5 19. e5 Rae8 20. Nxc5 Qxc5 21. exf6
Rxe1+ 22. Rxe1 Rxe1+ 23. Qxe1 Qxc2 24. Qe3 Qc5 25. Bh6 Be6 26. b4 Qxb4 27. Bxf8
Kxf8 28. Qxa7 Qe1+ 29. Kh2 Bc8 30. Qe7+ Qxe7 31. fxe7+ Kxe7 32. a7 Be6 33. a8=Q
Kf6 34. Qb7 b4 35. Qxb4 d5 1-0

January 16, 2021

Day-Senn  Jacques Knight Tourney  July 15, 1977 
A59: Benko Gambit

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. Nc3 axb5 6. Nxb5 Ba6 7. Nc3 d6 8. e4
Bxf1 9. Kxf1 g6 10. Nge2 Bg7 11. Qc2 O-O 12. Bd2 Nbd7 13. f3 Qb6 14. Kf2 Rfb8
15. Na4 Qa7 16. Nec3 Ne5 17. b3 c4+ 18. Ke2 cxb3 19. axb3 Qa6+ 20. Kf2 Nd3+ 21.
Kg3 Nh5+ 22. Kh4 h6 23. g4 Bf6+ 24. g5 hxg5+ 25. Bxg5 Bxg5+ 26. Kxg5 Kg7 27.
Nb2 f6+ 28. Kh4 g5+ 0-1

January 15, 2021

Eccles-Barton  Jackson Winter Knights  1982 
C12: French: McCutcheon Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Bb4 5. e5 h6 6. Bd2 Bxc3 7. Bxc3 Ne4 8. Bb4
Nc6 9. Ba3 Qh4 10. g3 Qg5 11. Nf3 Qd8 12. Bb5 Bd7 13. Bd3 Ng5 14. Be2 Nxf3+ 15.
Bxf3 Ne7 16. Qd3 b5 17. Bh5 a5 18. Bc5 Rb8 19. Qf3 g6 20. Qf6 Rg8 21. Be2 Nf5
22. Qxd8+ Kxd8 23. O-O b4 24. b3 Bb5 25. Bxb5 Rxb5 26. a4 Rb7 27. Rac1 Ne7 28.
c4 Nc6 29. cxd5 exd5 30. f4 Kd7 31. f5 Nd8 32. Rce1 Rb8 33. e6+ fxe6 34. fxe6+
Kc6 35. e7 Nb7 36. Rf8 Nxc5 37. Rxb8 Rxb8 38. e8=Q+ Rxe8 39. Rxe8 Nxb3 40. Re6+
Kd7 41. Ra6 Nxd4 42. Rxa5 c6 43. Rc5 Kd6 44. Ra5 b3 45. Ra8 b2 46. Rb8 Nb5 47.
a5 b1=Q+ 48. Kg2 0-1

January 14, 2021

Minor-Kogan, Mid-South Open 1984 
B89: Sicilian: Velimirovic Attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bc4 e6 7. Be3 Be7 
8. Bb3 O-O 9. Qe2 Qa5 10. O-O-O Bd7 11. Rhg1 Nxd4 12. Bxd4 Bc6 13. f3 b5 
14. e5 Nd7 15. exd6 Bxd6 16. Kb1 b4 17. Ne4 Bxh2 18. Rh1 Bc7 19. Qd2 e5 
20. Bc5 Rfb8 21. Qg5 Bxe4 22. Bxf7+ Kh8 23. fxe4 Nf6 24. Be7 Rf8 25. Qxf6 1-0

January 13, 2021

Puckett-Beatty City Championship March 19, 2017, round 5
E94: King's Indian: Classical

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 O-O 6. Be2 Na6 7. O-O e5 8.
dxe5 dxe5 9. Bg5 c6 10. Nxe5 Qxd1 11. Raxd1 Nxe4 12. Nxe4 Bxe5 13. Nd6 f6
14. Bh6 Rd8 15. Nxc8 Raxc8 16. Be3 b6 17. b3 Nb4 18. c5 b5 19. a4 a6 20. Bd2
Nc2 21. Ba5 Rxd1 22. Bxd1 Nd4 23. f4 Bb8 24. Bc3 Rd8 25. axb5 Nxb5 26. Bxf6
Rd3 27. Be2 Rd2 28. Bc4+ Kf8 29. Be5 Ba7 30. b4 a5 31. Ra1 axb4 32. Kh1 Bxc5
33. Bf6 Na3 34. Bb3 Bd4 35. Bxd4 Rxd4 36. g3 c5 37. f5 c4 38. Ba4 gxf5 39.
Rf1 f4 40. gxf4 b3 41. Rf2 Nc2 42. Kg2 Ne1+ 43. Kf1 Nd3 0-1

January 12, 2021

King-Pritchett  58th Mid-South Open, November 18, 2017  round 2
E40: Nimzo-Indian: 4.e3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 Qe7 5. Bd3 O-O 6. Nge2 c5 7. O-O d5 8. a3
Bxc3 9. Nxc3 dxc4 10. Bxc4 cxd4 11. exd4 Nbd7 12. Re1 Nb6 13. Bb3 Qd6 14. Bg5
Nbd5 15. Qd3 Bd7 16. Bc2 g6 17. Qf3 Kg7 18. Qh3 Rfe8 19. Qh6+ Kh8 20. Qh4 Kg7
21. Re3 Ng8 22. Rh3 h5 23. Rg3 Rac8 24. Bd2 Nde7 25. Bf4 Qb6 26. Be5+ Kf8 27.
b4 Red8 28. Qf4 Rxc3 29. Rxc3 Nd5 30. Bc7 Nxf4 31. Bxb6 Ne2+ 32. Kf1 Nxc3 33.
Bxd8 Bb5+ 34. Ke1 Ke8 35. Bg5 Nd5 36. Rc1 Nge7 37. Bxe7 Kxe7 38. Be4 Bc6 39. b5
Bxb5 40. Bxd5 exd5 41. Rc7+ Kf6 42. Rxb7 a6 43. Kd2 Ke6 44. Kc3 f6 45. Kb4 Kf5
46. Kc5 Bc4 47. a4 g5 48. a5 g4 49. Re7 h4 50. g3 hxg3 51. hxg3 Bb3 52. Kb4 Bc4
53. Kc3 Bb5 54. Kd2 Bc4 55. Ke3 Bb5 56. Rb7 Bc4 57. Rh7 Kg6 58. Rc7 Kf5 59. Rb7
Kg5 60. Rg7+ Kf5 61. Rg8 Bb5 62. Rh8 Kg5 63. f4+ gxf3 64. Kxf3 Bc4 65. g4 Bb3
66. Kg3 Bc4 67. Rg8+ Kh6 68. Kf4 Kh7 69. Rc8 Kg6 70. Rc6 Kf7 71. Rb6 Bd3 72. g5
fxg5+ 73. Kxg5 Bc4 74. Kf5 Ke7 75. Ke5 Kd7 76. Rd6+ Kc7 77. Rxd5 Bxd5 78. Kxd5
Kd7 79. Kc5 Kc7 80. d5 Kd7 81. Kb6 1-0

January 11, 2021

Holyfield-Maclin  Memphis Candidates 1977 January 09, 1977  round 4
B63: Sicilian: Richter-Rauzer: 7...Be7 and unusual Black 7th moves

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Bg5 Be7 7. f4 h6 8. Bxf6
Bxf6 9. Qd2 Nc6 10. Ndb5 d5 11. exd5 exd5 12. Nxd5 O-O 13. O-O-O Bf5 14. Nxf6+
Qxf6 15. c3 Rac8 16. a3 Na5 17. Nd4 Qxd4 0-1

January 10, 2021

Hurt-Rackley, Mid-South Open 1975 
B20: Sicilian: wing gambit, Marshall variation

1. e4 c5 2. b4 cxb4 3. a3 d5 4. exd5 Qxd5 5. Nf3 e5 6. axb4 Bxb4 7. c3 Be7
8. Na3 Bd7 9. Bc4 Qe4+ 10. Be2 Nf6 11. O-O O-O 12. Re1 Ba4 13. d3 Qg4 14.
Nc2 Bc6 15. Ne3 Qe6 16. Nc4 Nd5 17. Qc2 f6 18. Na5 Kh8 19. d4 e4 20. Bc4 f5
21. Ne5 Nd7 22. Bxd5 Bxd5 23. c4 Bc6 24. Nxd7 Bxd7 25. Nxb7 Qb6 26. Nc5 Bxc5
27. dxc5 Qc7 28. Rd1 Rf6 29. Bb2 Rg6 30. Qd2 Bc6 31. g3 f4 32. Bd4 e3 33.
Qe1 Re8 34. Qa5 exf2+ 35. Bxf2 Qc8 36. Rd5 Qh3 37. Re1 f3 38. Rxe8+ Bxe8 0-1

January 09, 2021

Minor-Aquirre City Championship 1997  
A01: Nimzovich-Larsen attack: classical variation

1. b3 d5 2. Bb2 c5 3. e3 Nc6 4. Bb5 a6 5. Bxc6+ bxc6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. h3 Bh5 8.
g4 Bg6 9. Ne5 Qd6 10. f4 Be4 11. O-O f6 12. d3 Bg6 13. Qf3 O-O-O 14. Nxg6
hxg6 15. b4 Nh6 16. bxc5 Qxc5 17. Bd4 Qxc2 18. Nc3 e5 19. Rac1 Qxd3 20. Nxd5
exd4 21. Nb6+ Kb8 22. Qxc6 Qxe3+ 23. Kg2 Qd2+ 24. Kh1 Qc3 25. Rxc3 dxc3 26.
Rb1 Bb4 27. Nd7+ Ka7 28. Qc7+ 1-0

January 08, 2021

Pylant-Linxwiler Memphis Candidates 1981 
B99: Sicilian: Najdorf, 7...Be7 main line

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4 Be7 8.
Qf3 Qc7 9. O-O-O Nbd7 10. Bd3 b5 11. Rhe1 Bb7 12. Qg3 b4 13. Nd5 exd5 14.
Nf5 Kd8 15. Nxe7 Kxe7 16. e5 dxe5 17. fxe5 Kf8 18. exf6 Qxg3 19. fxg7+ Kxg7
20. hxg3 Rae8 21. Be7 d4 22. Bf5 Nf6 23. Rxd4 Bxg2 24. Rxb4 Rxe7 25. Rxe7
Nd5 26. Reb7 Nxb4 27. Rxb4 Rd8 28. Bd3 Bf3 29. Ra4 1-0

January 07, 2021

Edgar Davison(1796) - Kenneth Turner(1928)  Pawn Power Open 5  May 31, 2008
D00: Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. e3 e6 3. Bd3 g6 4. Nd2 Bg7 5. Ngf3 Nd7 6. e4 dxe4 7. Nxe4 Ngf6
8. Bg5 h6 9. Bh4 c5 10. Nd6+ Ke7 11. Ne5 Qa5+ 12. c3 cxd4 13. Nexf7 dxc3 14.
O-O cxb2 15. Rb1 g5 16. Bg3 Rf8 17. Bg6 Qd5 18. Nf5+ exf5 19. Re1+ Qe4 20.
Qd6+ Ke8 21. Qe6+ 1-0

January 06, 2021

Filatov-Barton Collierville Winter Open, February 18, 1995 round 2
D05: Colle/Zukertort

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 e6 4. Bd3 Be7 5. Nbd2 Nbd7 6. b3 O-O 7. Bb2 b6 8.
O-O Bb7 9. Ne5 Ne4 10. Bxe4 dxe4 11. Qe2 f6 12. Nxd7 Qxd7 13. c4 Rad8 14.
Rad1 Qe8 15. Rfe1 Qg6 16. a3 a5 17. Nb1 f5 18. Nc3 f4 19. exf4 Rxf4 20. d5
exd5 21. cxd5 Bc5 22. Rf1 Rdf8 23. b4 Rxf2 24. Rxf2 Rxf2 25. Qxf2 Bxf2+ 26.
Kxf2 Qf5+ 27. Ke3 Qg5+ 28. Kf2 e3+ 29. Kg1 axb4 30. axb4 Qf4 31. b5 Qf2+ 32.
Kh1 Qxb2 0-1

January 05, 2021

Brown-Thomas   Candidates 1982
B86: Sicilian Scheveningen/Najdorf

1. e4 e6 2. d4 c5 3. Nf3 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bc4 Be7 7. Be3 O-O 
8. Bb3 Na6 9. f3 Nc5 10. Bc4 Qc7 11. Ndb5 Qb8 12. b4 Ncd7 13. Qd4 a6 
14. Na3 d5 15. exd5 e5 16. Qd3 Bxb4 17. Nab1 e4 18. Qe2 exf3 19. gxf3 Re8 
20. O-O Rxe3 21. Qd2 Qc7 22. Kh1 Rxc3 23. Nxc3 Qxc4 24. Rg1 Qxc3 
25. Rxg7+ Kxg7 26. Qg5+ Kf8 0-1

January 04, 2021

Horobetz-Andrews Mike Barton Memorial 5, October 24, 2015 round 4
C16: French: Winawer, Petrosian variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 Qd7 5. a3 Bf8 6. Nf3 b6 7. Ne2 Ba6 8. g3
c5 9. c3 Ne7 10. h4 Nbc6 11. h5 h6 12. b4 cxd4 13. cxd4 Bc4 14. Nf4 b5 15.
g4 Nc8 16. Be3 Nb6 17. Nd3 Na4 18. Be2 Nc3 19. Qd2 Nxe2 20. Qxe2 a5 21. bxa5
Rxa5 22. O-O Bxa3 23. Qd2 Qa7 24. Rfb1 Ra4 25. Nf4 Be7 26. Qd1 Kd7 27. Nd2
Ra8 28. Nxc4 Rxa1 29. Nb6+ Qxb6 30. Rxa1 Rxa1 31. Qxa1 b4 32. Nd3 b3 33. Kg2
Qb5 34. Nb2  35. Qa8 Be7 36. Kg3 Bd8 37. Qa3 Qb4 38. Qa8 Qb8 39. Qa3 Na5
 40. g5 hxg5 41. Qf8 Nc4 42. Qxf7+ Be7 43. Qxg7 Nxb2 44. h6 Nc4 45. Bxg5 Qf8 
46. Bxe7 Qxe7 47. Qxe7+ Kxe7 48. h7 b2 49. h8=Q b1=Q 50. Qg7+ Kd8 51. Qf8+
 Kc7 52. Qe7+ 1-0

January 03, 2021

Jonathan Beatty(1842) - Carlos Sims(1947)    Mid-South Open, November 26, 2011  round 3
B75: Sicilian Dragon

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 c5 4. Nf3 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nc6 6. Be3 d6 7. Bc4 Nf6 8. f3
a6 9. Qd2 h5 10. O-O-O Bd7 11. h4 Rc8 12. Bb3 Na5 13. Kb1 Nc4 14. Bxc4 Rxc4 15.
Nde2 Qa5 16. Bg5 Qb6 17. e5 Ng8 18. exd6 e6 19. Be3 Qd8 20. Bf2 Nh6 21. Qd3 Rc6
22. Ne4 f5 23. Ng5 Nf7 24. Nxf7 Kxf7 25. Qb3 Qb8 26. Nd4 Rcc8 27. Rhe1 Rhe8 28.
f4 b5 29. Nf3 Rc4 30. g3 Bf6 31. Ne5+ Bxe5 32. fxe5 Rec8 33. Qe3 Kg7 34. Qg5
Rf8 35. Be3 Qe8 36. Qh6+ Kg8 37. Bg5 Qf7 38. Bf6 Qh7 39. Qe3 Re4 40. Qa7 Rxe1
41. Rxe1 Rc8 42. Be7 Bc6 43. Qxa6 Bd7 44. Qb7 g5 45. Qxd7 Ra8 46. Qxe6+ Kh8 47.
Bf6+ 1-0

January 02, 2021

Milan Momic - John Hurt Correspondence Game 1968  
C00: French: King's Indian attack

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. g3 dxe4 5. dxe4 e5 6. Bg2 Nc6 7. Ngf3 Bc5 8.
O-O Bg4 9. Qe2 Qd7 10. Qb5 Bb6 11. Nxe5 Nxe5 12. Qxe5+ Kf8 13. Qf4 Nh5 14.
Qg5 Re8 15. Nc4 Bd4 16. Ne3 Be2 17. Re1 Re5 18. Nf5 f6 19. Qd2 Rxf5 20. exf5
Bb5 1-0

January 01, 2021

Marty Appleberry(2238) - Jim Rackley(1626)  Bluff City Open  February 1978  
A07: English: four knights, Capablanca variation

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. d3 d5 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. g3 Be7 7. Bg2 Nxc3
8. bxc3 O-O 9. O-O Bd7 10. Rb1 Rb8 11. Qc2 Qc8 12. d4 exd4 13. Nxd4 Nd8 14.
Bf4 Ne6 15. Nf5 Bf6 16. Be3 b6 17. Nd4 Nd8 18. Be4 g6 19. Nb5 Re8 20. a4 a5
21. Rfd1 Nc6 22. Rxd7 Qxd7 23. Rd1 Qe6 24. Bd5 Qd7 25. Bf3 Qe6 26. Nxc7 Qc8
27. Nxe8 Qxe8 28. Rd6 1-0