Game of the Day Part 12

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January 30, 2015

Sytnytsky-Child, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library!, December 27, 2014, round 2
B12: Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. e5 d5 3. f4 Bf5 4. Nf3 Nd7 5. d4 e6 6. Bd3 Bg6 7. g4 Ne7 8. Nc3 
Qb6 9. h4 h5 10. Bxg6 fxg6 11. Ng5 c5 12. Nxe6 Qxe6 13. dxc5 Nxc5 14. Nb5 
O-O-O 15. Nxa7+ Kb8 16. Nb5 Nc6 17. Be3 Ne4 18. Nd4 Nxd4 19. Bxd4 Bc5 20. Bxc5 
Nxc5 21. Qd4 Ne4 22. O-O-O Rhf8 23. f5 gxf5 24. gxh5 Qh6+ 25. Kb1 Qxh5 26. e6 
Qe8 27. Qe5+ Ka8 28. e7 Rd7 29. exf8=Q Qxf8 30. Rxd5 Rxd5 31. Qxd5 Qf6 
32. Qa5+ Kb8 33. Rd1 Nd6 34. Qb6 Nc8 35. Qxf6 gxf6 36. h5 Ne7 1-0

January 29, 2015

Sytnytsky-Nilsson, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library!, December 27, 2014, round 3
B50: Sicilian: 2...d6, Miscellaneous

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 e6 5. c3 Be7 6. h3 O-O 7. Be3 Nc6 8.
Nbd2 Bd7 9. a3 Rb8 10. b4 b5 11. Ba2 a5 12. bxa5 Qxa5 13. Qc1 Rfc8 14. Nb3
Qa7 15. Nbd2 Qa6 16. O-O Ne8 17. d4 cxd4 18. Nxd4 Nxd4 19. Bxd4 Bf6 20. Bxf6
Nxf6 21. Re1 Rc5 22. g4 Rbc8 23. Re3 Qc6 24. Nb3 Rxc3 25. Rxc3 Qxc3 26. Qd1
Nxe4 27. Rc1 Qxh3 28. Rxc8+ Bxc8 29. Bb1 Bb7 30. Bd3 Ng5 31. Bf1 Qh1# 0-1

January 28, 2015

Puckett-Sood Memphis Reserve, January 10, 2015, round 1 
C62: Ruy Lopez: old Steinitz defense

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 d6 4. d4 Bd7 5. Be3 a6 6. Ba4 exd4 7. Nxd4 b5 8.
Bb3 Nf6 9. O-O Nxd4 10. Bxd4 c5 11. Bxf6 Qxf6 12. Bd5 Qxb2 13. c3 Qxa1 14.
Qc2 Be6 15. Nd2 Qxf1+ 16. Nxf1 Bxd5 17. exd5 Be7 18. Qe4 Ra7 19. a4 O-O 20.
Ng3 Bf6 21. Qd3 Rb8 22. f4 b4 23. Ne4 Bxc3 24. Kf1 Bd4 25. Nd2 Bc3 26. Nc4
Rd7 27. Ke2 Re7+ 28. Kd1 Rbe8 29. Nxd6 Re1+ 30. Kc2 R8e2+ 31. Kb3 Be5 32.
Qxa6 Bxd6 33. Qxd6 Rb1+ 34. Kc4 Rc1+ 35. Kd3 Re8 36. Kd2 Rc3 37. a5 Rc8 38.
a6 Ra3 39. Qb6 Kf8 40. Qb7 Ra2+ 41. Kd3 Ra3+ 42. Kc4 Rc3+ 43. Kb5 Re8 44. a7
b3 45. Kc6 c4 46. Qb4+ 1-0

January 27, 2015

Sytnytsky-Pylant, Free at the Library! May 03, 2014, round 2 
A04: Unusual lines after 1 Nf3 and King's Indian Attack

1. Nf3 c5 2. e3 g6 3. c3 Bg7 4. Bc4 Nf6 5. d3 a6 6. Nbd2 b5 7. Bb3 Bb7 8. Nf1
d6 9. Ng3 O-O 10. O-O Nbd7 11. Bd2 Qb6 12. a4 Rac8 13. c4 b4 14. Rb1 Qc6 15. e4
a5 16. Bc2 e5 17. b3 Ng4 18. h3 Ngf6 19. Kh2 Rfe8 20. Qe2 Nf8 21. Rh1 Ne6 22.
Bd1 Nd4 23. Nxd4 exd4 24. Qf1 Re7 25. Bf3 Qc7 26. Re1 Rce8 27. Bf4 Qd7 28. Qe2
Ba8 29. Bg4 Nxg4+ 30. Qxg4 f5 31. Qh4 fxe4 32. dxe4 Rf8 33. f3 Ref7 34. Bd2 Be5
35. Qg5 Bg7 36. Qg4 Qe7 37. h4 Bc6 38. h5 Bd7 39. Nf5 gxf5 40. exf5 Qf6 41. h6
Bxf5 42. Qg3 Kh8 43. hxg7+ Rxg7 44. Qf2 Bc2 45. Kg1 Rfg8 46. g4 Bxb3 47. Bh6
Rg6 48. g5 Qf5 49. Re7 Bxc4 50. Qe1 Bf7 51. Qe2 d3 52. Qh2 Qxf3 53. Bf8 Rxg5+
0-1

January 26, 2015

Nilsson-Kothapalle, Free at the Library  April 19, 2014, round 1 
A27: English Opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Nf3 d6 4. Nc3 Bg4 5. Bg2 Nf6 6. O-O Be7 7. d3 h6 8. b4
Nxb4 9. Rb1 c5 10. a3 Nc6 11. Rxb7 O-O 12. h3 Qc8 13. hxg4 Qxb7 14. Nh4 Nxg4
15. Nf5 Rfc8 16. Qa4 Kf8 17. Nd5 Bd8 18. Nxd6 Qd7 19. Nxc8 Rxc8 20. Bh3 f5 21.
f3 Nf6 22. e4 Ra8 23. Bxf5 Qd6 24. Qa6 Bc7 25. Qb7 Rb8 26. Qxc7 Qxc7 27. Nxc7
Rb1 28. Ne6+ Kf7 29. Nxc5 Ra1 30. Be6+ Ke7 31. Bd5 Nd4 32. Bb2 Rxf1+ 33. Kxf1
Nxf3 34. a4 Kd8 35. Ne6+ Kc8 36. Nxg7 Nd4 37. Bxd4 exd4 38. Nf5 1-0

January 25, 2015

Bansal-Sichel, Free at the Library  April 19, 2014, round 1 
A57: Benko/Volga Gambit

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. b6 Qxb6 6. Nc3 d6 7. e4 g6 8. Nf3 Bg7
9. h3 O-O 10. Bd3 a5 11. O-O Ba6 12. Na4 Qc7 13. Re1 c4 14. Qc2 Rc8 15. Bf1
Nbd7 16. Be3 Rab8 17. Rec1 Bb5 18. Nc3 Nc5 19. Nxb5 Rxb5 20. Nd4 Rb7 21. f3
Nfd7 22. Rab1 Ne5 23. Bxc4 Nxc4 24. Qxc4 Rb4 25. Qc3 Rcb8 26. Qd2 Bxd4 27. Bxd4
Qb6 28. Qc3 Rc8 29. a3 Rb3 30. Qc4 a4 31. Qxa4 Rb8 32. Qc4 Qa7 33. Bxc5 dxc5
34. Qxc5 Qxc5+ 35. Rxc5 Rxa3 36. Rc8+ Rxc8 37. bxa3 Ra8 38. Ra1 f5 1/2-1/2

January 24, 2015

Nilsson-Horobetz, Free at the Library  April 19, 2014, round 2 
A37: English: ultra-symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. a3 a5 6. Nf3 e5 7. O-O Nge7 8.
Ne1 d6 9. Nc2 Be6 10. Ne3 O-O 11. d3 f5 12. Ned5 h6 13. e3 g5 14. f4 exf4
15. gxf4 Ng6 16. fxg5 hxg5 17. Qh5 Nge5 18. e4 f4 19. h4 Bg4 20. Qxg5 Qxg5
21. hxg5 f3 22. Bh1 Nxd3 23. Nf6+ Bxf6 24. gxf6 Rxf6 25. Be3 Rg6 26. Kh2 Kg7
27. Bxf3 Rh8+ 28. Kg3 Bh3+ 0-1

January 23, 2015

Pylant-Child, Free at the Library! May 03, 2014, round 3 
D27: Queen's Gambit Accepted

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 Bb4 7. Bd3 dxc4 8.
Bxc4 Nc6 9. O-O O-O 10. Bg5 Be7 11. Re1 a6 12. a4 Nb4 13. Qe2 Re8 14. Rad1 Nbd5
15. Bd3 Nxc3 16. bxc3 Nd5 17. Bxe7 Qxe7 18. Qc2 h6 19. Rb1 Qc7 20. c4 Nf4 21.
Bf1 Bd7 22. Ne5 Bc6 23. Nxc6 bxc6 24. Qe4 Ng6 25. g3 Red8 26. Bg2 Ne7 27. Red1
Rab8 28. Rxb8 Rxb8 29. Rb1 Rxb1+ 30. Qxb1 c5 31. Qe4 cxd4 32. Qxd4 Nf5 33. Qe4
Nd6 34. Qa8+ Kh7 35. Qxa6 Nxc4 36. Qc6 Qxc6 37. Bxc6 Kg6 38. Bb5 Na5 39. Kf1
Kf5 40. Ke2 Ke4 41. Be8 f6 42. f3+ Kd4 43. h3 e5 44. Bb5 g5 45. Bd7 Kc3 46. Ke3
Nc4+ 47. Ke4 Nd2+ 48. Ke3 Nc4+ 49. Ke2 Kd4 50. Bb5 Na5 51. Be8 Nb7 52. Bb5 Na5
53. Kf2 Nb7 1/2-1/2

January 22, 2015

Sytnytsky-Nilsson, Free at the Library! May 03, 2014, round 1 
B90: Sicilian: Najdorf, Adams attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Nc3 a6 4. h3 Nf6 5. d4 cxd4 6. Nxd4 g6 7. b3 Bg7 8.
Bb2 O-O 9. Rb1 b5 10. a3 Bb7 11. Bd3 Nbd7 12. g4 d5 13. exd5 Nxd5 14. Nxd5
Bxd5 15. Nf3 Bc6 16. Bxg7 Kxg7 17. Qe2 Qc7 18. O-O Qf4 19. Nh2 e5 20. Rbe1
e4 21. Bxe4 Rae8 22. f3 f5 23. gxf5 gxf5 24. Qg2+ Kh8 25. Bxc6 Rxe1 26. Rxe1
Rg8 27. Ng4 h5 28. Qh2 Qd4+ 1-0

January 21, 2015

Child-Sichel, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library!  March 15, 2014, round 2 
A10: English Opening

1. c4 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 e6 4. Nc3 d5 5. e3 c6 6. b3 Bd6 7. Bb2 O-O 8. Nf3 Bd7
9. O-O Be8 10. Qc2 Ne4 11. d3 Nf6 12. Ne2 Nbd7 13. d4 Ne4 14. c5 Bc7 15. Ne5
Bxe5 16. dxe5 Nexc5 17. Bd4 Ne4 18. Nf4 Qe7 19. f3 Ng5 20. Nd3 Bg6 21. f4 Ne4
22. Bxe4 fxe4 23. Nc5 Rfb8 24. Nxd7 Qxd7 25. Bc5 Qf7 26. Qg2 h5 27. h3 Rd8 28.
Kh2 Rd7 29. Rac1 b6 30. Bd6 c5 31. b4 c4 32. a4 Rc8 33. Qa2 Rc6 34. b5 Rcxd6
35. exd6 Rxd6 36. Qa3 Qc7 37. Qc3 Rd7 38. Rf2 Qc5 39. Rd2 Bf5 40. Rg1 Qc8 41.
Rc1 Re7 42. Qd4 Bg6 43. Rc3 Be8 44. Qe5 Qc7 45. Qxc7 Rxc7 0-1

January 20, 2015

Sichel-Horobetz, Free at the Library  April 19, 2014, round 3 
B26: Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Nge2 Nc6 5. Bg2 d6 6. d3 e6 7. Be3 Nge7 8. O-O
O-O 9. Qd2 Nd4 10. Nd1 Rb8 11. c3 Nxe2+ 12. Qxe2 b6 13. f4 Bb7 14. g4 f5 15.
Nf2 d5 16. Rad1 Ba6 17. exf5 exf5 18. Bc1 fxg4 19. Nxg4 Bc8 20. Ne5 d4 21. cxd4
cxd4 22. Rfe1 Bb7 23. Bxb7 Rxb7 24. Qe4 Rc7 25. b3 Nf5 26. Ba3 Re8 27. Rc1 Rxc1
28. Rxc1 Bxe5 29. fxe5 Ne3 30. Bd6 Qg5+ 31. Kh1 Nf5 32. Rg1 Qe3 33. Qd5+ Kh8
34. Qf7 Qf3+ 35. Rg2 Qf1+ 0-1

January 19, 2015

Shoemake-Krog, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library! February 01, 2014, round 3 
C00: French

1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Qb6 5. Qc2 Nd7 6. d3 Ne7 7. Be2 Nf5 8. Bf4
Be7 9. O-O O-O 10. Nbd2 f6 11. exf6 Nxf6 12. Bg5 Bd7 13. Rfe1 Rae8 14. c4 Nd4
15. Nxd4 cxd4 16. cxd5 Nxd5 17. Bxe7 Rxe7 18. Bf3 Nb4 19. Qb3 Nc6 20. Qxb6 axb6
21. a3 Ref7 22. Rac1 Rf5 23. Nc4 Rg5 24. Nxb6 Rxf3 25. Nxd7 Rxd3 26. Rxe6 h6
27. Re8+ Kf7 28. Re4 Rb5 29. Rce1 Rxb2 30. Rf4+ Kg6 31. Re6+ Kg5 32. g3 Rd1+
33. Kg2 Rbb1 34. h4+ Kh5 35. Ne5 Rg1+ 36. Kf3 Rb3+ 37. Ke4 Re1+ 38. Kf5 Nxe5
39. Rxe5 Rxe5+ 40. Kxe5 d3 41. Rf5+ g5 0-1