Game of the Day Part 13
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June 29, 2015

Browne - Hurt  Simul, 1973 

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nf6 5. Nxf6+ gxf6 6. Nf3 b6 7. Bb5+ c6 
8. Bd3 Bb7 9. Qe2 Qc7 10. c4 Bb4+ 11. Bd2 Bxd2+ 12. Nxd2 Nd7 13. O-O-O O-O-O 
14. Qh5 Nf8 15. Qh4 f5 16. Nf3 Ng6 17. Qf6 Qe7 18. Qxe7 Nxe7 19. Rhe1 Ng6 20. 
g3 Rd7 21. h4 Rhd8 22. h5 Nf8 23. Bc2 Re7 24. Bxf5 Nd7 25. g4 Nf6 26. Ng5 Rc7 
27. Nxh7 Nxh7 28. Bxh7 c5 29. dxc5 Rxd1+ 30. Rxd1 Bf3 31. Rd4 e5 32. Bf5+ Kb7 
33. Rd7 Rxd7 34. Bxd7 bxc5 35. h6 Be4 36. Bf5 1-0

June 28, 2015

Garner - Hurt  Memphis City Tourney, 1966 
English: Neo-Catalan accepted

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 dxc4 5. Qa4+ Bd7 6. Qxc4 Bc6 7. O-O Bd5
8. Qc2 Nc6 9. Nc3 Nb4 10. Qb1 Be7 11. a3 Nc6 12. Rd1 Bb3 13. Re1 e5 14. e4
Qd7 15. d3 O-O-O 16. Ng5 Nd4 17. Be3 Ng4 18. Bxd4 Qxd4 19. Bh3 0-1

June 27, 2015

Hurt - McDowell, City Championship 1965
French defense

1. e4 e6 2. d4 c5 3. dxc5 Bxc5 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. Bc4 a6 6. a4 Qc7 7. Qg4 Bf8 8.
Qe2 Nf6 9. Nf3 d6 10. h3 Be7 11. Bf4 O-O 12. O-O Bd7 13. Rad1 Na5 14. Bd3 e5
15. Bg5 Be6 16. Nd5 Nxd5 17. exd5 Bxd5 18. Bxh7+ Kxh7 19. Rxd5 Nc4 20. Bxe7 1-0

June 26, 2015

Hurt - Lahde, Mid-South Open 1965
French: Winawer, advance, poisoned pawn variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 Ne7 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 c5 7. Qg4 Nf5 8.
Bd3 h5 9. Qh3 cxd4 10. g4 Qc7 11. Ne2 Nh6 12. Qxh5 Nd7 13. g5 Qxe5 14. Bf4
Nf6 15. Qh3 1-0

June 25, 2015

Hurt - Wright, Club Ladder Game, 1965
Sicilian: wing gambit

1. e4 c5 2. b4 b6 3. Nf3 Bb7 4. bxc5 Bxe4 5. Nc3 Bb7 6. cxb6 axb6 7. d4 d5
8. Ne5 Nf6 9. Bb5+ Nbd7 10. Qf3 Qc8 11. Bxd7+ Nxd7 12. Qxf7+ Kd8 13. Ne2
Nxe5 14. dxe5 Qxc2 15. Be3 Ra6 16. Nd4 Qc3+ 17. Ke2 Rxa2+ 18. Rxa2 Qc4+ 19.
Kf3 Qxa2 1-0

June 24, 2015

Momic(2290) - Hurt  Birmingham Open, 1964
English: Anglo-Grünfeld defense

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3. cxd5 Nxd5 4. d4 c6 5. Nf3 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Nd7 7. e3 g6
8. Bc4 Nb6 9. Bb3 Bg7 10. h4 h5 11. Ng5 e6 12. Ba3 Nd5 13. Rc1 Bf8 14. Bxf8
Kxf8 15. Qf3 Qe7 16. e4 Nf6 17. Qg3 Kg7 18. O-O Re8 19. f4 Ng4 20. e5 Nh6
21. Qf3 Nf5 22. g3 b6 23. Kh2 Bb7 24. Rfd1 Rad8 25. Rd2 Rd7 26. Rcd1 Red8
27. Kh3 a5 28. Bc2 c5 29. Be4 Bxe4 30. Nxe4 cxd4 31. Nf6 Rc7 32. cxd4 Qb4
33. d5 Rc3 34. Rd3 Rxd3 35. Rxd3 exd5 36. Nxh5+ gxh5 37. Qxh5 Qe4 38. Rd2
Qh1+ 39. Kg4 Ne3+ 40. Kg5 Qe4 41. Qh6+ Kg8 42. g4 Re8 43. Qh5 Rxe5+ 0-1

June 23, 2015

Hurt - Wright       Ladder game, 1964  
French: Albin-Alekhine-Châtard attack, Breyer variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. e5 Nfd7 6. h4 c5 7. Bxe7 Qxe7 8.
Nb5 O-O 9. Nc7 cxd4 10. Nxa8 Nxe5 11. Qxd4 Nbc6 12. Qd2 Qd8 13. f4 Ng4 14.
Nf3 Bd7 15. Bd3 Qxa8 16. h5 h6 17. O-O-O Qd8 18. Kb1 Qb6 19. Rh4 Nf2 20. Rf1
Nxd3 21. cxd3 d4 22. Ne5 Be8 23. Nc4 Qc7 24. Qe2 Ne7 25. g4 b5 26. Qe5 Qc6
27. Nd6 Qg2 28. Rhh1 Nc6 29. Qxb5 Bd7 30. Rhg1 Qe2 31. g5 Rb8 32. gxh6 g6
33. hxg6 fxg6 34. Rxg6+ Kf8 35. Rg8+ Ke7 36. Nc8+ 1-0

June 22, 2015

Williamson-Hurt, Mid-South Open, 1964
French: Advance Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. Qg4 cxd4 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Bd3 Qc7 7. Qg3 f6 8.
exf6 Qxg3 9. f7+ Kxf7 10. hxg3 e5 11. Ng5+ Ke7 12. Rxh7 Rxh7 13. Nxh7 e4 14.
Bb5 Be6 15. Bg5+ Nf6 16. Nxf8 Rxf8 17. Nd2 Nb4 18. Ba4 Rc8 19. Kd1 Rh8 20.
Nf1 Bg4+ 21. Kd2 Rh1 22. a3 Na6 23. b4 Rg1 24. Bb3 Ke6 25. Bxf6 gxf6 26. Rc1
Rxg2 27. Ke1 Rg1 28. c4 Bh3 29. cxd5+ Ke5 0-1

June 21, 2015

Armstrong-Hurt, Mid-South Open, 1964
French: Winawer, fingerslip variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Bd2 dxe4 5. Qg4 Qxd4 6. O-O-O h5 7. Qg3 Bd6
8. Bf4 h4 9. Qg5 Qf6 10. Qxf6 Nxf6 11. Bxd6 cxd6 12. Nb5 Na6 13. Nxd6+ Ke7
14. Nh3 Rd8 15. Nb5 Rxd1+ 16. Kxd1 Bd7 17. Nc3 Bc6 18. Bxa6 bxa6 19. Re1
Rd8+ 20. Kc1 Rd4 21. Ng5 a5 22. a3 a6 23. Re2 Nd5 24. Nxd5+ Bxd5 25. c3 Rc4
26. Kc2 a4 27. f3 exf3 28. gxf3 f6 29. Ne4 f5 30. Nd2 Rf4 31. Re3 Kf6 32.
Kd3 e5 33. c4 Bxf3 0-1

June 20, 2015

Nilsson-Barnes John Hurt Memorial 12, June 13, 2015 round 4
King's Indian: Averbakh, 6...c5

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 g6 3. e4 d6 4. d4 Bg7 5. Be2 O-O 6. Bg5 c5 7. d5 Nbd7 8.
Qd2 a6 9. a4 Qc7 10. Bh6 Bxh6 11. Qxh6 Ne5 12. Nf3 Nfg4 13. Qd2 Kg7 14. h3
Nxf3+ 15. Bxf3 Ne5 16. Be2 f5 17. f4 Nf7 18. O-O Bd7 19. Bd3 Qc8 20. Rae1 e5
21. dxe6 Bxe6 22. exf5 Bxf5 23. Nd5 Bxd3 24. Qxd3 Qf5 25. Qc3+ Kh6 26. g4
Qd7 27. g5+ Nxg5 28. fxg5+ Kh5 29. Nf6+ Rxf6 30. gxf6 Rf8 31. Re7 Qxa4 32.
Rxh7+ Kg5 33. Qe3# 1-0

June 19, 2015

Nilsson-Steed John Hurt Memorial 12, June 13, 2015 round 3
English: Carls' Bremen system

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 Bb4 5. Nd5 Bc5 6. e3 O-O 7. Ne2 Re8 8.
O-O d6 9. a3 a5 10. d4 Ba7 11. h3 Be6 12. Nxf6+ Qxf6 13. d5 Bd7 14. dxc6
bxc6 15. Bd2 Qe6 16. Rc1 Bb6 17. b3 Reb8 18. Qc2 Bc5 19. Ra1 Qe8 20. Nc3 Be6
21. Na4 Ba7 22. b4 Qd7 23. Kh2 Bf5 24. e4 Bg6 25. c5 d5 26. Rad1 f5 27. f3
Rf8 28. Qd3 Rad8 29. Qe2 fxe4 30. fxe4 Rxf1 31. Rxf1 dxe4 32. Bg5 Qd3 33.
Qg4 Re8 34. Rd1 Qxa3 35. Rd8 Qb3 36. Rxe8+ Bxe8 37. Bf6 Qf7 38. Bxe5 1-0

June 18, 2015

Armstrong-Hurt, City Championship, 1963
French: Winawer, advance, 6...Ne7

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 Ne7 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 c5 7. h4 Nbc6 8.
Nf3 Bd7 9. h5 h6 10. g4 Qa5 11. Bd2 Qa4 12. Qb1 c4 13. g5 O-O-O 14. gxh6
gxh6 15. Nh2 Rdg8 16. Be2 Nf5 17. Ng4 Ncxd4 18. cxd4 Nxd4 19. Ne3 Nxe2 20.
Kxe2 d4 21. Nf1 c3 22. Be1 Qc4+ 23. Kd1 Bc6 24. Qb4 Qxb4 25. axb4 Bf3+ 26.
Kc1 Bxh1 27. Ng3 a6 28. Ne2 Rg5 29. Nxd4 Rg1 0-1

June 17, 2015

Hurt-Wright, City Championship, 1963
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Be3 Nf6 5. f3 O-O 6. h4 h5 7. Nh3 Nbd7 8.
Qd2 c5 9. Ng5 a6 10. a4 b6 11. Bc4 cxd4 12. Bxd4 Qc7 13. Bb3 Bb7 14. g4 hxg4
15. fxg4 e5 16. Bg1 Nc5 17. Bxc5 dxc5 18. Qe2 Rad8 19. h5 gxh5 20. Nxf7 Rxf7
21. g5 Nxe4 22. Nxe4 Bd5 23. Bxd5 Rxd5 24. Qxh5 Qd7 25. Nf6+ Bxf6 26. gxf6
Rh7 27. Qg6+ Kh8 28. Rxh7+ Qxh7 29. Qe8+ 1-0

June 16, 2015

Sood-Beatty John Hurt Memorial 12, June 13, 2015 round 1
Sicilian: Moscow Variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5+ Bd7 5. Bxd7+ Nbxd7 6. d3 g6 7. O-O Bg7 8.
Be3 O-O 9. Qd2 Re8 10. Bh6 Bh8 11. Rab1 Rb8 12. Nd5 e6 13. Nxf6+ Bxf6 14. Bg5
Ne5 15. Nxe5 Bxg5 16. f4 Bh6 17. Ng4 Bg7 18. c3 f5 19. Nf2 Qc7 20. exf5 exf5
21. Nh3 h6 22. Rfe1 d5 23. Re2 d4 24. c4 Re3 25. b3 Rbe8 26. Rbe1 Qe7 27. Kf1
g5 28. fxg5 hxg5 29. Nf2 g4 30. Nd1 Bh6 31. Nxe3 dxe3 32. Qc3 f4 33. d4 Bg7 34.
Qd3 cxd4 35. Qf5 Qe6 36. Qd5 Qxd5 37. cxd5 d3 0-1

June 15, 2015

Beatty-Horobetz John Hurt Memorial 12, June 13, 2015 round 4
King's Indian Attack

1. Nf3 c5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O Nc6 5. d3 d5 6. c3 Nf6 7. h3 O-O 8. Qa4
Ne8 9. Na3 e5 10. Be3 d4 11. cxd4 exd4 12. Bf4 Bd7 13. Rfc1 b6 14. Qd1 h6
15. g4 Be6 16. Nc4 Rc8 17. a3 b5 18. Ncd2 Qb6 19. Ne4 c4 20. dxc4 bxc4 21.
Bd6 Nxd6 22. Nxd6 Na5 23. Nxc8 Rxc8 24. Nd2 c3 25. bxc3 dxc3 26. Rab1 Qd8
27. Qa4 cxd2 28. Rxc8 Qxc8 29. Kh2 Qc1 30. Rb8+ Kh7 31. Qe8 Be5+ 0-1

June 14, 2015

John Hurt(1974) - Kenny Thomas(1608)  Mid-South Open, November 28, 1969,  round 1
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Be3 Nf6 5. Be2 O-O 6. h4 e5 7. d5 Ne8 8. h5
f5 9. hxg6 hxg6 10. exf5 gxf5 11. Bh6 Nd7 12. Qd2 Ndf6 13. O-O-O Rf7 14. Bg5
Qd7 15. Nh3 c6 16. Bc4 c5 17. Bh4 a6 18. Be2 b5 19. b3 Bb7 20. Ng5 Bh6 21.
f4 Rg7 22. Bg3 Rg6 23. Rh4 b4 24. Na4 Qe7 25. Rxh6 Rxh6 26. fxe5 dxe5 27. d6
Qxd6 28. Qxd6 Nxd6 29. Rxd6 f4 30. Bc4+ Kf8 31. Bf2 Bxg2 32. Bxc5 Kg7 33.
Kd2 Ne4+ 34. Nxe4 Bxe4 35. Rd7+ Kg6 36. Rd6+ Kg5 37. Rxh6 Kxh6 38. Bd3 Bc6
39. Nb6 Rb8 40. Nc4 e4 41. Bd6 Rd8 42. Bxf4+ Kg6 43. Ne5+ Kf6 44. Nxc6 Rc8
45. Bxe4 1-0

June 13, 2015

Randy Cope(1406) - John Hurt(1948)  King Cotton Open, April 21, 1979
QGD: 4.Bg5 Be7

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Nf3 h6 6. Bxf6 Bxf6 7. e3 O-O 8.
Bd3 dxc4 9. Bxc4 c5 10. Ne4 cxd4 11. Nxf6+ Qxf6 12. Qxd4 Qxd4 13. Nxd4 a6
14. b4 b5 15. Be2 e5 16. Bf3 Ra7 17. Nc6 Nxc6 18. Bxc6 Rc7 19. Bd5 Rd8 20.
e4 Kf8 21. Ke2 f5 22. Rhd1 Rc2+ 23. Ke1 fxe4 24. Bb3 Rxd1+ 25. Rxd1 Rc7 26.
Kd2 Bf5 27. Ke1 Ke7 28. h3 Be6 29. Bxe6 Kxe6 30. Rd2 Rc4 31. Rb2 Kd5 32. Ke2
Rd4 33. f3 exf3+ 34. Kxf3 e4+ 35. Ke2 Rd3 36. Rc2 Rg3 37. Kf2 Ra3 38. Ke2
Kd4 39. Ke1 g5 40. Ke2 h5 41. Ke1 g4 42. hxg4 hxg4 43. Ke2 g3 44. Ke1 Re3+
45. Kd2 Rd3+ 46. Ke1 e3 47. Rc6 Ra3 48. Rc2 Kd3 49. Kd1 Rc3 50. Rb2 e2+ 51.
Rxe2 Rc1+ 0-1

June 12, 2015

Hurt-Churchill, City Championship 1966
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. d3 Nf6 4. g3 e6 5. Bg2 Nbd7 6. Nge2 Be7 7. f4 O-O 8. h3
Ne8 9. Be3 f6 10. Qd2 a6 11. O-O Rb8 12. d4 e5 13. dxe5 fxe5 14. Rad1 Nef6 15.
f5 Nb6 16. b3 Qc7 17. g4 Bd8 18. Ng3 Nbd7 19. g5 Ne8 20. Nd5 1-0

June 11, 2015

Belke-Hurt, Mid-South Open 1966 
Polish (Sokolsky) opening

1. b4 e5 2. Bb2 Bxb4 3. Bxe5 Nf6 4. e3 Nc6 5. Bxf6 Qxf6 6. c3 O-O 7. d4 Ba5
8. Bd3 Re8 9. Ne2 d5 10. O-O Bf5 11. Nf4 Bxd3 12. Qxd3 Rad8 13. Nd2 Bb6 14.
Rab1 g6 15. Nf3 Rd6 16. Rb5 Qd8 17. a4 a6 18. Rb2 g5 19. Nh5 g4 20. Nd2 Rh6
21. Nf4 Qh4 22. h3 gxh3 23. Nxh3 Ree6 24. Qf5 Reg6 25. Kh2 Ne7 26. Qd7 f5
27. Rh1 Kh8 28. Nf1 Rg8 29. a5 Bxa5 30. Ng3 b5 31. Nxf5 Qg4 32. f3 Qxf5 33.
Qxe7 Bxc3 34. Re2 b4 35. Qxc7 Re8 36. e4 Qf6 37. Rd1 Bxd4 38. Rxd4 Qxd4 39.
Qd7 Qe5+ 40. Kg1 Rd6 41. Qb7 Qd4+ 42. Kf1 dxe4 43. Rxe4 Qa1+ 44. Kf2 Rd2+
45. Kg3 Rg8+ 46. Rg4 Qe1+ 0-1

June 10, 2015

Hurt-Holyfield, City Championship, 1973
Sicilian: wing gambit 

1. e4 c5 2. b4 cxb4 3. a3 d5 4. exd5 Qxd5 5. Nf3 e5 6. axb4 Bxb4 7. c3 Be7 8. 
Na3 Nf6 9. Nb5 Bd8 $2 10. Ba3 Bg4 11. Bc4 Qd7 12. Nd6+ Kf8 13. Nxf7+ Ke8 14. 
Nxh8 1-0

June 09, 2015

Hurt-Wright, Club Ladder Game 1974 
Sicilian Wing Gambit

1. e4 c5 2. b4 b6 3. Nf3 Bb7 4. Bc4 e6 5. Qe2 Nf6 6. e5 Nd5 7. Bxd5 Bxd5 8.
bxc5 Bxc5 9. c3 O-O 10. d4 Be7 11. O-O Qc7 12. Nfd2 d6 13. f4 Nd7 14. Ba3 Rae8
15. c4 Bb7 16. Nc3 dxe5 17. Bxe7 Rxe7 18. Nb5 Qb8 19. fxe5 f5 20. Nd6 Ba8 21.
Nf3 h6 22. Nh4 g5 23. Ng6 Rg7 24. Nxf8 Nxf8 25. Rac1 Ng6 26. g3 f4 27. d5 exd5
28. cxd5 fxg3 29. hxg3 Ne7 30. Rf6 b5 31. Rxh6 Qb6+ 32. Kh2 Bxd5 33. Qc2 Qe3
34. Qc8+ Nxc8 35. Rxc8# 1-0

June 08, 2015

Hurt-Orton, King Cotton Open, 1975
Danish gambit: Schlechter defense

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Bc4 cxb2 5. Bxb2 d5 6. Bxd5 Nf6 7. Bxf7+
Kxf7 8. Qxd8 Bb4+ 9. Qd2 Bxd2+ 10. Nxd2 Re8 11. Ngf3 c5 12. O-O-O b5 13. e5
Ng4 14. Ne4 Kf8 15. h3 Bb7 16. Nd6 Nxf2 17. Nxb7 Nxh1 18. Rxh1 Re7 19. Nd6
a6 20. Rf1 Kg8 21. Nf5 Re8 22. Rd1 Nc6 23. g4 Rad8 24. Nd6 Re7 25. a3 Na5
26. Rd5 Nc4 27. Nf5 Ree8 28. Rxc5 Rd3 29. Ng5 h6 30. Ne7+ Kh8 31. Ng6+ Kg8
32. Ne4 Rxh3 33. Rxc4 bxc4 34. Nd6 Rd8 35. Ne7+ Kh7 36. Nxc4 Rd7 37. Nf5 Rc7
38. Nd6 Rg3 39. Kd2 Rxg4 40. Ne3 Rh4 41. Kd3 Rd7 42. Bd4 Kg8 43. Bc5 g5 44.
Nf5 Rh3+ 45. Ke4 Rh1 46. e6 Re1+ 47. Kd5 Rc7 48. Nxh6+ Kh7 49. Nhf7 Rxe6 50.
Nxg5+ 1-0

June 07, 2015

Maclin - Hurt, City Championship 1977
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

June 06, 2015

Hurt - Pylant, City Championship 1977
Scotch: Göring gambit, Bardeleben variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. c3 dxc3 5. Bc4 Nf6 6. Nxc3 Bb4 7. O-O d6
8. Nd5 h6 9. Nxb4 Nxb4 10. Qb3 d5 11. exd5 Nbxd5 12. Re1+ Kf8 13. Bd2 c6 14.
Rad1 Qb6 15. Qa3+ c5 16. Ba5 Qd6 17. Bc3 Be6 18. Be5 Qb6 19. Nd4 Qb4 20.
Qxb4 cxb4 21. Bd6+ Kg8 22. Nxe6 fxe6 23. Rxe6 Rc8 24. Bxd5 Nxd5 25. Kf1 Kf7
26. Re5 Nf6 27. Re7+ Kg6 28. Bxb4 Rc2 29. Bc3 Rf8 30. Rd6 Rc1+ 31. Ke2 Rc2+
32. Ke3 Kf5 33. Re5+ Kg6 34. Ree6 Kf5 35. h3 h5 36. Re5+ Kg6 37. Ree6 Kf5
38. g3 Rc1 39. f4 Rg1 40. Re5+ Kg6 41. Kf2 Rc1 42. g4 hxg4 43. hxg4 Kh7 44.
Re7 Rc2+ 45. Kf3 1-0

June 05, 2015

Hurt - Mitchell  Club Ladder game, 1973 
Sicilian: wing gambit, Marshall variation

1. e4 c5 2. b4 cxb4 3. a3 e5 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. Bc4 bxa3 6. c3 Na5 7. Bxf7+ Kxf7
8. Nxe5+ Ke6 9. Qg4+ Kxe5 10. Qf5+ Kd6 11. Bxa3+ Kc6 12. Bxf8 Ne7 13. Bxe7
Qxe7 14. Rxa5 Kc7 15. Rc5+ Kd8 16. Rd5 d6 17. Qf4 Rf8 18. Qxd6+ 1-0

June 04, 2015

Hurt - Appleberry  Mid-South Open, 1973 
Sicilian Defence

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Bb5 Bd7 5. O-O e6 6. d3 a6 7. Bxc6 Bxc6 8.
Be3 Nf6 9. h3 Qc7 10. Re1 Be7 11. Qd2 O-O 12. Nh2 d5 13. exd5 Nxd5 14. Nxd5
Bxd5 15. Bf4 Qc6 16. f3 Qd7 17. Ng4 f6 18. Ne3 Bc6 19. Nc4 e5 20. Be3 Qd8
21. Na5 Bd5 22. c4 Bf7 23. Nxb7 Qb6 24. Na5 Rfd8 25. Qc3 Bg6 26. Rad1 Rd7
27. Nb3 Rad8 28. Nc1 Qc7 29. Qa3 e4 30. fxe4 Bxe4 31. Qxa6 Bc6 32. Bf4 Bd6
33. Bxd6 Qxd6 34. Qa5 Qd4+ 35. Kh1 Qxb2 36. Qd2 Qd4 37. Qe3 Ba4 38. Qe6+ Kf8
39. Re4 Qxe4 40. Qxe4 Bxd1 41. Qxh7 Re7 42. Qh8+ 1-0

June 03, 2015

McDade-Hurt  City Championship 1973
French: exchange variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bd3 Bd6 5. Nf3 Ne7 6. O-O Nbc6 7. c3 Bg4
8. Be3 Qd7 9. Nbd2 O-O-O 10. b4 Rde8 11. Qa4 Kb8 12. Bb5 f6 13. Qd1 Nf5 14.
Re1 h5 15. Nc4 Bxh2+ 16. Kxh2 dxc4 17. d5 Qd6+ 18. Kg1 Rxe3 19. fxe3 Ne5 20.
Nxe5 Bxd1 21. Nd7+ Kc8 22. Raxd1 Qg3 23. Re2 a6 24. e4 axb5 25. exf5 Kxd7
26. Rde1 h4 27. Re3 Qd6 0-1

June 02, 2015

Hurt - Pylant  Ralph King Memorial  October 12, 1973
Danish gambit

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. c3 Qe7 4. cxd4 Qxe4+ 5. Be2 Qxg2 6. Bf3 Qg6 7. Ne2
Bb4+ 8. Nbc3 Ne7 9. Rg1 Qa6 10. Rxg7 d5 11. Ng3 Bf5 12. Nxf5 Nxf5 13. Rg5
Qe6+ 14. Kf1 Bxc3 15. bxc3 h6 16. Rh5 Rg8 17. Qd3 Rg1+ 18. Kxg1 Qg6+ 19. Bg5
hxg5 20. Rh8+ 1-0

June 01, 2015

Momic-Hurt, Mid-South Open 1964 
English: Anglo-Grünfeld defense

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3. cxd5 Nxd5 4. g3 Nxc3 5. bxc3 e5 6. Bg2 Bc5 7. Nf3 Nc6
8. d3 e4 9. Ng5 exd3 10. exd3 Qe7+ 11. Qe2 Qxe2+ 12. Kxe2 O-O 13. Be3 Bxe3
14. fxe3 Nd8 15. Rab1 Rb8 16. Rb4 h6 17. Ne4 b6 18. Rf1 Re8 19. c4 f5 20.
Nc3 Bd7 21. Bh3 Nc6 22. Rb2 Re5 23. Kd2 Na5 24. Nb5 Bxb5 25. Rxb5 Rxb5 26.
cxb5 g6 27. Rc1 Rd8 28. Rxc7 Rd5 29. a4 Nb3+ 30. Kc3 Rc5+ 31. Rxc5 Nxc5 32.
a5 bxa5 33. g4 fxg4 34. Bxg4 Kf7 35. Bf3 Ke6 36. d4 Nd7 37. e4 Nb6 38. Bg4+
Ke7 39. Bd1 a4 40. Kb4 h5 41. Bf3 Ke6 42. h4 Kf6 43. Ka3 g5 44. e5+ Kf5 45.
hxg5 Kxg5 46. e6 Kf6 47. Bxh5 Kxe6 48. Bf3 Kd6 49. Kb4 Kc7 50. Bg2 Kd6 51.
Be4 Nd5+ 52. Kc4 a3 53. Bb1 Ne3+ 54. Kd3 Nd5 55. Kc4 Nb6+ 56. Kd3 Nd5 57.
Kc4 Nb6+ 58. Kc3 Nd5+ 59. Kb3 Nc7 1/2-1/2

May 31, 2015

Robertson-Sytnytsky John Hurt Memorial 2013,  June 22, 2013, round 2 
Scotch gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Bc4 f6 5. O-O g6 6. c3 Bh6 7. Bxg8 Bxc1 8.
Qb3 d5 9. Rxc1 Rxg8 10. exd5 Ne7 11. Re1 Rg7 12. Nxd4 Kf8 13. c4 Qd6 14.
Ne6+ Bxe6 15. Rxe6 Qf4 16. Nc3 b6 17. Ne4 Rf7 18. Re1 Re8 19. d6 cxd6 20.
Nxd6 Qd2 21. Nxe8 Kxe8 22. Qa3 Kf8 23. Rxe7 Rxe7 24. Qxe7+ Kg8 25. Qe8+ Kg7
26. Qe7+ Kh6 27. Qe3+ Qxe3 28. Rxe3 1-0

May 30, 2015

Wenzler-Nilsson John Hurt Memorial 2013,  June 22, 2013, round 2 
Pirc: Ufimtsev-Pytel variation

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 c6 4. Be2 Qa5 5. Rb1 Nxe4 6. b4 Nxc3 7. bxa5 Nxd1
8. Kxd1 g6 9. h4 Bg7 10. Bb2 h6 11. h5 g5 12. g4 Nd7 13. Nf3 Nf6 14. Nd2 Nd5
15. f3 Kd8 16. Nb3 Kc7 17. c3 Bd7 18. Kd2 Rhf8 19. c4 Nf4 20. Bd1 f5 21.
gxf5 Bxf5 22. Bc2 Bxc2 23. Kxc2 Rf5 24. Rbc1 Raf8 25. Rce1 e6 26. d5 Bxb2
27. Kxb2 Nd3+ 28. Ka1 Nxe1 29. Rxe1 e5 30. Nd2 Rf4 31. Rc1 b6 32. axb6+ axb6
33. Rc3 c5 34. Ra3 Kb7 35. Ne4 Rxe4 36. fxe4 Rf4 37. Re3 g4 38. Kb2 Rf3 39.
Re2 g3 40. a4 Rf2 0-1

May 29, 2015

Sichel-Robertson John Hurt Memorial 2013,  June 22, 2013, round 3 
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Nge2 Nc6 5. Bg2 e6 6. d3 Nge7 7. Bd2 O-O 8.
Qc1 Re8 9. Bh6 Bh8 10. h4 d5 11. h5 Ne5 12. Bg5 f6 13. Bf4 Nf7 14. hxg6 hxg6
15. Bd2 c4 16. dxc4 dxc4 17. Be3 Bd7 18. Qd2 Bc6 19. Nd4 e5 20. Ne6 Qxd2+
21. Bxd2 f5 22. Nc7 b5 23. Nxa8 Rxa8 24. O-O-O Rd8 25. Be3 Rxd1+ 26. Rxd1 a5
27. Bc5 Bf6 28. Nd5 Nxd5 29. exd5 Bd7 30. Bf1 Kg7 31. a4 e4 32. axb5 Bxb5
33. b3 Ne5 34. Bd4 Nd3+ 35. cxd3 1-0

May 28, 2015

O'Bar-Kormick John Hurt Memorial 2013,  June 22, 2013, round 4 
Caro-Kann: classical, 6.h4

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nf6 8.
h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 Nbd7 11. Bd2 e6 12. O-O-O Bd6 13. Kb1 Bxg3 14.
fxg3 Nd5 15. c4 Ne7 16. g4 b5 17. cxb5 cxb5 18. Qxb5 Rb8 19. Qa4 Qb6 20. b3
f6 21. Bf4 Rb7 22. Nd2 Nd5 23. Rc1 O-O 24. Rc6 Qb5 25. Qxb5 Rxb5 26. Bg3 Re8
27. Re1 Kf7 28. Ne4 Ke7 29. Nd6 Reb8 30. Nxb5 Rxb5 31. Rexe6+ Kf7 32. Red6
N5b6 33. Bf2 Rd5 34. Rxd5 Nxd5 35. g3 Ke7 36. Ra6 Nc3+ 37. Kc2 Nb5 38. a4
Nb8 39. axb5 Nxa6 40. bxa6 Kd6 41. d5 Kxd5 42. Bxa7 Kc6 43. Bc5 1-0

May 27, 2015

Max Friedman(1793) - Roy Nilsson(1799)   John Hurt Memorial,  June 30, 2012, round 3
Scandinavian: Pytel-Wade variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bc4 c6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. Be3 e6 8.
O-O Nbd7 9. Re1 Qc7 10. Be2 Bd6 11. h3 Bh5 12. Qd2 O-O 13. Rab1 Rfd8 14. b4
Nb6 15. Ng5 Bg6 16. Bd3 Bxd3 17. cxd3 Nbd5 18. Nxd5 Nxd5 19. Ne4 Be7 20. f3
Qd7 21. Bf2 h6 22. a3 Nc7 23. Red1 Nb5 24. Nc5 Qc7 25. Qb2 Bf6 26. Nb3 Qd6
27. Rbc1 Bxd4 28. Nxd4 Nxd4 29. Bxd4 Qxd4+ 30. Qxd4 Rxd4 31. Rc4 Rad8 32.
Rxd4 Rxd4 33. Kf2 Kf8 34. Ke3 Rd5 35. Rc1 Ke7 36. d4 e5 37. dxe5 Rxe5+ 38.
Kf2 Kd6 39. Rc4 Kd5 40. Rc1 Re7 41. a4 b6 42. h4 c5 43. bxc5 bxc5 44. h5 c4
45. g4 Kd4 46. Rd1+ Kc3 47. Rd8 Kc2 48. Rc8 c3 49. f4 Kb3 50. a5 Re4 51. Kf3
Rc4 52. Rb8+ Ka2 53. Re8 c2 54. Re2 Kb1 55. Rxc2 Kxc2 56. g5 Kd3 57. a6 Ra4
58. g6 f5 59. Kg3 Ke4 60. Kh4 Kxf4 61. Kh3 Ra1 62. Kh2 Kf3 0-1

May 26, 2015

Davis-Horobetz 2nd Little Rock Spring Open,  May 17, 2015, round 5 
Sicilian: Accelerated Dragon

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Bg7 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Be2 O-O 8.
f4 d5 9. e5 Nd7 10. Qd2 e6 11. O-O-O Nxd4 12. Bxd4 a6 13. g4 b5 14. Bf3 Bb7 15.
Qe3 Qc7 16. Kb1 Rfc8 17. Rc1 Bc6 18. h4 b4 19. Ne2 a5 20. g5 a4 21. h5 Bb5 22.
Ng1 b3 23. Nh3 bxc2+ 24. Ka1 Nc5 25. Bxc5 Qxc5 26. Qxc5 Rxc5 27. Rh2 Rac8 28.
Nf2 Rc4 29. Be2 Rxf4 30. Bxb5 Rb4 31. Nd3 Rxb5 32. hxg6 hxg6 33. Rhxc2 Rc4 34.
Kb1 Rxc2 35. Rxc2 a3 36. b3 Rb7 37. Rc8+ Bf8 38. Kc2 Kg7 39. Kc3 Be7 40. b4
Bxg5 41. Ra8 Rc7+ 42. Kb3 Be3 43. Rxa3 g5 44. b5 g4 45. Ra4 d4 46. Rc4 g3 47.
Ne1 Rb7 48. a4 Kg6 49. Nf3 Rd7 50. Kc2 d3+ 51. Kd1 Kf5 52. a5 Rd4 53. Rxd4 Bxd4
54. Nxd4+ Kg4 55. Ke1 g2 56. Kf2 d2 57. Ne2 g1=Q+ 0-1

May 25, 2015

Nilsson-Sichel John Hurt Memorial 2013,  June 22, 2013, round 4 
Petrov's defense

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. Bd3 Nf6 6. O-O Bg4 7. c3 Be7
8. Qa4+ Qd7 9. Qxd7+ Nbxd7 10. Nd4 O-O 11. Nf5 Rfe8 12. Ne3 Bh5 13. Bf5 c6
14. d4 d5 15. Nd2 Bd6 16. Re1 Nf8 17. Ndf1 Ne4 18. f3 Ng5 19. Kf2 Nge6 20.
g3 Ng5 21. g4 Nh3+ 22. Ke2 Bg6 23. Kd1 Bf4 24. Bd2 h5 25. Ng3 hxg4 26. fxg4
Nf2+ 27. Ke2 Bxf5 28. gxf5 Ng4 29. Kf3 Bxe3 30. Bxe3 Nxh2+ 31. Kf4 g5+ 32.
fxg6 Nxg6+ 33. Kf5 Nf3 34. Re2 Ngh4+ 35. Kg4 Re6 36. Rf1 Rg6+ 37. Kf4 Re6
38. Rxf3 Rf6+ 0-1

May 24, 2015

Horobetz-Knowles Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 3
French: classical, Tartakower variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. e5 Ne4 6. Bxe7 Qxe7 7. Nxe4 dxe4
8. c3 f5 9. exf6 Qxf6 10. f3 O-O 11. Bc4 Kh8 12. Qe2 exf3 13. Nxf3 Nc6 14.
O-O Qe7 15. Ng5 Bd7 16. Qh5 g6 17. Qh6 Rf5 18. Rxf5 gxf5 19. Re1 Rg8 20.
Nxe6 Na5 21. Bb3 Nxb3 22. axb3 Bc6 23. Re2 Rg6 24. Nf4 Rxh6 25. Rxe7 Be4 26.
Rxc7 Rb6 27. d5 Bxd5 28. Nxd5 1-0

May 23, 2015

Zamora-Sichel Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 2
Robatsch defense: three pawns attack

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. f4 d6 4. Nf3 c6 5. Bc4 Nf6 6. Qe2 d5 7. exd5 cxd5 8.
Bd3 O-O 9. O-O Nc6 10. c3 Bg4 11. Na3 e6 12. Nc2 Bf5 13. Ne5 Bxd3 14. Qxd3
Ne4 15. Ne1 g5 16. Nxc6 bxc6 17. fxg5 Nxg5 18. Bxg5 Qxg5 19. Nf3 Qh5 20.
Rae1 a5 21. Ne5 Rab8 22. Nd7 Rxb2 23. Nxf8 Bxf8 24. Qg3+ Qg6 25. Qxg6+ hxg6
26. Rf2 Rb7 27. g3 c5 28. Kg2 cxd4 29. cxd4 Bg7 30. Rd1 Rb4 31. Rfd2 Bh6 32.
Re2 a4 33. Rd3 Bc1 34. Rc2 Bb2 35. a3 Rxd4 36. Rxd4 Bxd4 37. Rc8+ Kg7 38.
Ra8 Bb2 39. Rxa4 d4 40. Kf3 f5 41. Ra7+ Kf6 42. a4 e5 43. a5 e4+ 44. Ke2 d3+
45. Kd2 Ke6 46. Rb7 Bd4 47. a6 f4 48. gxf4 g5 49. fxg5 Be5 50. Ke3 Bxh2 51.
Kxe4 1-0

May 22, 2015

Horobetz-Puckett Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 1
Pirc Defence: Classical System

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. h3 c6 6. Be3 b5 7. e5 Nfd7 8. exd6
exd6 9. d5 b4 10. Bd4 Ne5 11. Bxe5 dxe5 12. Ne4 cxd5 13. Bb5+ Ke7 14. Qe2 Qc7
15. O-O-O dxe4 16. Qxe4 Na6 17. Bxa6 Rb8 18. Qc4 Qb6 19. Ng5 Rf8 20. Bxc8 Rbxc8
21. Qe2 Bh6 22. Qxe5+ Qe6 23. Rhe1 Qxe5 24. Rxe5+ Kf6 25. f4 Rc4 26. g3 Rfc8
27. Rd2 R8c7 28. Ne4+ Kg7 29. Nd6 Rxf4 30. gxf4 Bxf4 31. Ne8+ Kf8 32. Nxc7 Bxe5
33. Rd7 g5 34. Kd1 h5 35. Rd5 Bxc7 36. Rxg5 a5 37. Rb5 Bd6 38. Ke2 Kg7 39. h4
Kf6 40. Rxh5 1-0

May 21, 2015

Nilsson-Bansal Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 1
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Qc7 5. O-O g6 6. Re1 Bg7 7. h3 d6 8.
d4 cxd4 9. Nxd4 Bd7 10. Nb3 O-O 11. Bg5 a6 12. Bxf6 Bxf6 13. Nd5 Qb8 14.
Nxf6+ exf6 15. Bxc6 Bxc6 16. Qd4 Qd8 17. Rad1 Re8 18. f3 Re6 19. Nc5 Re5 20.
Nd3 Re6 21. Nf4 Re7 22. Qxf6 Rd7 23. Qd4 Qc7 24. c4 b6 25. Rc1 a5 26. Nd5
Bxd5 27. cxd5 Qb7 28. Rc6 Ra6 29. Rec1 Rd8 30. Qf6 Qb8 31. Rc7 Rf8 32. Qxd6
Ra7 33. Qe7 Rxc7 34. Rxc7 b5 35. e5 Qb6+ 36. Qc5 Qxc5+ 37. Rxc5 Rb8 38. Kf2
Kf8 39. Ke3 Ke7 40. Kd4 Kd7 41. g4 h6 42. f4 Rb7 43. f5 gxf5 44. gxf5 Rb6
45. d6 Rb7 46. Kd5 h5 47. e6+ fxe6+ 48. fxe6+ Kd8 49. e7+ Kd7 50. Rc7+ Rxc7
51. dxc7 Kxc7 52. e8=Q h4 53. Qc6+ Kb8 54. Qd7 Ka8 55. Kc6 b4 56. Qb7# 1-0

May 20, 2015

Garnett-Knowles Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 1
Réti Opening

1. Nf3 d5 2. b3 Nf6 3. Bb2 Bf5 4. d3 e6 5. g3 c5 6. Bg2 Nc6 7. Nbd2 Be7 8. O-O
O-O 9. Nh4 Bg4 10. f3 Bh5 11. Bh3 Nd7 12. Ng2 f5 13. Nf4 Bf7 14. e4 g5 15. exd5
exd5 16. Ne2 Bg6 17. f4 g4 18. Bg2 Nb6 19. a4 d4 20. Nc4 Nd5 21. Qd2 Bf6 22.
Ba3 b6 23. Rae1 Rc8 24. Rf2 Re8 25. h3 h5 26. hxg4 hxg4 27. Bc1 Ne3 28. Bb2 Bf7
29. c3 Bd5 30. Bxd5+ Qxd5 31. Rh2 Kg7 32. Nxe3 dxe3 33. Qc2 Rh8 34. c4 Qe6 35.
Bxf6+ Qxf6 36. Nc3 Nd4 37. Rxh8 Nxc2 38. Nd5 Rxh8 0-1

May 19, 2015

Nilsson-Horobetz Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 2
Nimzo-Indian defense

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Bd2 c5 5. a3 Bxc3 6. Bxc3 Ne4 7. Rc1 Nxc3
8. Rxc3 Qb6 9. Qd2 cxd4 10. Rg3 Nc6 11. b4 d6 12. Rxg7 Ne5 13. Qf4 Rf8 14.
c5 Qa6 15. Qxd4 Qxa3 16. f4 Nc6 17. Qxd6 Qa1+ 18. Kf2 Qxg7 19. Nf3 Qb2 20.
b5 Qxb5 21. e3 Qb2+ 22. Be2 Qf6 23. Bb5 Bd7 24. Bxc6 Bxc6 25. Nd4 Qd8 26.
Qe5 Qd5 27. Nxc6 Qxc6 28. Rd1 Rd8 29. Rxd8+ Kxd8 30. Qf6+ Kc8 0-1

May 18, 2015

Shimera Paxton(1167) - Jeff Baudendistel(1535)   Pawn Power 9,  May 19, 2012, round 3
English: symmetrical, Benoni formation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. Nf3 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. g3 Bg7 6. Bg2 O-O 7. O-O Nc6 8.
e3 a6 9. b3 Qc7 10. Bb2 d6 11. Nd2 Bd7 12. Rc1 Nb4 13. a3 Nd3 14. Rc2 Nxb2
15. Rxb2 Rac8 16. Qf3 Rb8 17. Rc1 Bg4 18. Qf4 e5 19. Qg5 h6 20. Qxg4 Nxg4
21. Ne2 Rfd8 22. b4 Qe7 23. b5 f5 24. Bd5+ Kh7 25. Rcb1 e4 26. bxa6 Bxb2 0-1

May 17, 2015

Deepak Bhat(1391) - Jonathan Beatty(1900)    Pawn Power 9,  May 19, 2012, round 1
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. d3 Nc6 3. Nc3 g6 4. Be3 d6 5. f3 Bg7 6. Be2 e5 7. Bg5 Nge7 8. Nd5
O-O 9. Nf6+ Kh8 10. Nd5 Be6 11. c4 f6 12. Bh4 Qd7 13. Bg3 h6 14. h4 f5 15. exf5
Bxf5 16. Qd2 Nxd5 17. cxd5 Nb4 18. Qd1 Nxd5 19. Qb3 Be6 20. Qc2 Nb4 21. Qd2 Nc6
22. a3 a5 23. Rd1 Qe7 24. d4 cxd4 25. Bd3 e4 26. Bxe4 Bc4 27. Qc2 d5 28. Rd2
Qxe4+ 29. Qxe4 dxe4 0-1

May 16, 2015

Sam O'Bar(1882) - Carlos Sims(1941)    Pawn Power 9,  May 18, 2012, round 1
Modern defense: Averbakh system

1. e4 d6 2. d4 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 c5 5. d5 Nf6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. Be2 O-O 8. Be3
Nbd7 9. Qd2 a6 10. Bh6 Bxh6 11. Qxh6 Bxf3 12. Bxf3 Qb6 13. Qd2 Ne5 14. Be2
Qb4 15. b3 Rfb8 16. O-O b5 17. f4 Ned7 18. Rad1 bxc4 19. Bxc4 Nb6 20. Be2
Nxe4 21. Nxe4 Qxe4 22. Rfe1 Qb4 23. Qe3 Nxd5 24. Qg3 Nc3 25. Bc4 Nxd1 26. f5
Qc3 27. Rxe7 Qxg3 28. hxg3 0-1

May 15, 2015

Roy Nilsson(1821) - Jeff Baudendistel(1535)    Pawn Power 9,  May 18, 2012, round 1
Sicilian: closed, 2...Nc6

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nf3 d6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Bd7 6. Bc4 g6 7. Be3 Nf6 8.
O-O Bg7 9. h3 O-O 10. f4 Rc8 11. Bb3 a6 12. Nf3 Na5 13. e5 Nxb3 14. exf6
Nxa1 15. fxg7 Kxg7 16. Qxa1 b5 17. Qd1 Re8 18. Qd4+ Kg8 19. Ng5 Qc7 20. f5
Qc4 21. fxg6 fxg6 22. Qxc4+ Rxc4 23. Rf2 Bf5 24. g4 Bxc2 25. Ne6 b4 26. Nd5
Be4 27. Nec7 Bxd5 28. Nxe8 Bf7 29. Bh6 Rc8 30. Ng7 d5 31. Re2 Rc7 32. Ne6
Bxe6 33. Rxe6 d4 34. Kf1 d3 35. Ke1 Kf7 36. Rb6 a5 37. a3 e5 38. axb4 axb4
39. Rxb4 Rd7 40. Kd2 Ke6 41. Be3 Kd5 42. Kxd3 1-0

May 14, 2015

Graham Horobetz(2080) - Jonathan Beatty(1900)    Pawn Power 9,  May 18, 2012, round 1
Sicilian: Kan, Polugaievsky variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Bd3 Bc5 6. Nb3 Be7 7. O-O d6 8.
f4 Qc7 9. Nc3 Nd7 10. Qe2 b6 11. Bd2 Bb7 12. Rae1 Nc5 13. Nxc5 Qxc5+ 14. Be3
Qc7 15. Bd4 e5 16. Be3 Nf6 17. f5 b5 18. a3 O-O 19. g4 d5 20. exd5 Nxd5 21.
Nxd5 Bxd5 22. g5 Bd6 23. Qg4 g6 24. f6 Rfe8 25. Be4 Bxe4 26. Qxe4 Rac8 27.
c3 Bc5 28. Rf3 Bxe3+ 29. Rfxe3 Qd7 30. Qh4 Rc4 31. Qh6 Rg4+ 32. Kh1 1-0

May 13, 2015

Graham Horobetz(2080) - Cydney James(1246)     Pawn Power 9,  May 19, 2012, round 3
French: Albin-Alekhine-Châtard attack

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. e5 Nfd7 6. h4 Bxg5 7. hxg5 Qxg5
8. Rh5 Qg6 9. Nh3 f6 10. Nf4 Qf7 11. Bd3 Rf8 12. Bxh7 Kd8 13. Qg4 Nb6 14. g3
fxe5 15. dxe5 Nc6 16. O-O-O Nc4 17. Ng6 Re8 18. Qxc4 Qxf2 19. Nxd5 Bd7 20.
Qd3 exd5 21. Qxd5 Nb8 22. Qxb7 Qe3+ 23. Kb1 Qe2 24. Rhh1 Re6 25. Qxa8 Rb6
26. Rhf1 Qxf1 27. Rxf1 Be8 28. Rd1+ Kc8 29. Ne7# 1-0

May 12, 2015

Tanish Kothapalle(1055) - Roy Nilsson(1821)   Pawn Power 9,  May 20, 2012, round 4
QGD: Chigorin defense

1. d4 d5 2. c4 Nc6 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. Nc3 Bxf3 5. exf3 dxc4 6. d5 Na5 7. b4 cxb3
8. axb3 Qd6 9. Nb5 Qe5+ 10. Be3 e6 11. Ra4 O-O-O 12. b4 Rxd5 13. Qc2 Rxb5
14. Bxb5 Qxb5 15. bxa5 Bb4+ 16. Bd2 Bxd2+ 17. Kxd2 Qg5+ 18. Kd1 Qxg2 19. Re1
Qxf3+ 20. Qe2 Qd5+ 21. Qd2 Qh5+ 22. Re2 Qxh2 23. Rd4 Nf6 24. Qd3 Qg1+ 25.
Kc2 Qg6 26. Qxg6 hxg6 27. Red2 Nd5 28. Ra4 a6 29. Rdd4 Rh2 30. Rh4 Rxf2+ 31.
Kd1 Nc3+ 32. Ke1 Re2+ 33. Kf1 Re5 34. Rad4 Nd5 35. Rh7 c5 36. Rc4 Ne3+ 37.
Ke2 Nxc4+ 38. Kd3 Nxa5 39. Rxg7 Rf5 40. Rg8+ Kc7 41. Rh8 b5 42. Rh1 Kc6 43.
Rc1 Kd5 44. Ra1 c4+ 45. Kc3 Rf3+ 46. Kc2 Nc6 47. Kd2 a5 48. Ke2 Rd3 49. Rg1
Nd4+ 50. Kf2 c3 51. Rg5+ e5 52. Rg1 c2 53. Ra1 Nb3 54. Re1 c1=Q 55. Rxc1
Nxc1 56. Kg2 Ke4 57. Kf2 Kf4 58. Kf1 Kf3 59. Kg1 Nb3 60. Kh2 Kg4 61. Kg2
Rd2+ 62. Kf1 Kf3 63. Ke1 Ke3 64. Kf1 Rb2 65. Kg1 Kf3 66. Kh1 Kg3 67. Kg1
Rb1# 0-1

May 11, 2015

Graham Horobetz(2080) - Jeff Kovalic(1916)    Pawn Power 9,  May 20, 2012, round 5
Caro-Kann defense

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 e6 11. Bd2 Ngf6 12. O-O-O Be7 13. Ne4 Nxe4 14. Qxe4
Nf6 15. Qd3 Ng4 16. Qe2 Qd5 17. c4 Qf5 18. d5 c5 19. Nh4 Bxh4 20. Rxh4 Nf6 21.
Rf4 Qxh5 22. g4 Qg6 23. dxe6 O-O 24. e7 Rfe8 25. Re1 Kh7 26. Bc3 Qg5 27. Qd2
Nxg4 28. Rxf7 Qxd2+ 29. Kxd2 Kg6 30. Rxg7+ Kf5 31. f3 Nh2 32. Rg3 Rac8 33. Rh3
Nf1+ 34. Rxf1 Rxe7 35. Rxh6 Rd8+ 36. Kc2 Re2+ 37. Kb3 1-0

May 10, 2015

Jonathan Wade(1806) - Gary Pylant(1832)    Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 3 
Caro-Kann: exchange, Rubinstein variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Bd3 Nc6 5. c3 Nf6 6. Bf4 g6 7. Nf3 Bg4 8.
Nbd2 Bg7 9. Qb3 Qb6 10. Qxb6 axb6 11. Bc7 Nd7 12. O-O O-O 13. Rfe1 Rac8 14.
Bg3 h6 15. h3 Be6 16. Bxg6 Bxh3 17. Bd3 Bg4 18. Ne5 Ncxe5 19. dxe5 e6 20.
Nb3 Rfd8 1/2-1/2

May 09, 2015

Alexandra Timofte(1395) - Dwight Weaver(1714) Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 2 
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be2 Nf6 7. Be3 e5 8.
Nb3 b5 9. a3 Be6 10. O-O Be7 11. f4 O-O 12. Bf3 Rc8 13. Qe2 Bc4 14. Qf2 Bxf1
15. Qxf1 Na5 16. Rd1 Nc4 17. Bc1 Qb6+ 18. Kh1 Nxa3 19. Qd3 Nc4 20. g4 exf4
21. Bxf4 Nxb2 22. Qd2 Nxd1 23. Bxd1 Rxc3 24. Qxc3 Nxe4 25. Qe1 Qf2 26. Bg3
Nxg3+ 0-1

May 08, 2015

Dwight Weaver(1714) - Emmanuel Paxton(999)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 3 
English Opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 Bc5 4. e3 d6 5. Ne2 O-O 6. O-O Be6 7. d3 d5 8. b3
Nc6 9. Bb2 Qd7 10. Re1 Bh3 11. Bh1 dxc4 12. bxc4 Ng4 13. d4 exd4 14. exd4
Rad8 15. Nf4 Bb4 16. Nxh3 Bxe1 17. Qxe1 Nxd4 18. Nc3 Nc2 19. Qe2 Nxa1 20.
Bxa1 Rfe8 21. Qf1 c6 22. Bf3 Qd2 23. Ne4 Qxa2 24. c5 f5 25. Nd6 Re7 26. Nxf5
Rf7 27. Bxg4 Qc2 28. Nd6 Re7 29. Nf4 Qxc5 30. Be6+ 1-0

May 07, 2015

Jay Ford(1561) - Andrew Bussom(1557)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 3 
Ruy Lopez: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. O-O f6 6. d4 Bg4 7. dxe5 Qxd1 8.
Rxd1 fxe5 9. h3 Bxf3 10. gxf3 Bd6 11. Bg5 Nf6 12. Nc3 O-O-O 13. Bxf6 gxf6 14.
Ne2 Rhg8+ 15. Kh2 f5 16. Ng3 f4 17. Nf5 Rg6 18. Rd2 b6 19. Rad1 Kb7 20. Rg1 Kc8
21. h4 Kd7 22. Rdd1 Rdg8 23. h5 Rg5 24. Rxg5 Rxg5 25. h6 Ke6 26. Ng7+ Kf7 27.
Nf5 Rg6 28. Kh1 Kg8 29. Kh2 Kf7 30. Kh1 Ke6 31. Ng7+ Kd7 32. Nf5 c5 33. Rg1
Rxg1+ 34. Kxg1 Bf8 35. Kh2 Ke6 36. Kh3 Kf6 37. Kg4 Kg6 38. Kh3 c6 39. Kg4 b5
40. Kh3 a5 41. a3 b4 0-1

May 06, 2015

Graham Horobetz(2099) - Jeff Kovalic(1929)  Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 4 
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 e6 11. Bd2 Ngf6 12. O-O-O Ng4 13. Qe2 Be7 14.
Ne5 Ngxe5 15. dxe5 Qc7 16. f4 O-O-O 17. Kb1 Nb6 18. Ne4 Rhg8 19. Ba5 Rxd1+
20. Rxd1 Rd8 21. Rxd8+ Qxd8 22. c4 Qd4 23. b3 Ba3 24. Bxb6 axb6 25. g3 1/2-1/2

May 05, 2015

Jay Ford(1561) - Graham Horobetz(2099)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 1 
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. f3 O-O 8.
Qd2 d5 9. O-O-O dxe4 10. Nxe4 Nxe4 11. fxe4 Qc7 12. Nxc6 Qxc6 13. Qd5 Qf6 14.
Bd4 Qf4+ 15. Kb1 Be6 16. Qxb7 Rad8 17. c3 Bg4 18. Rd3 Rd7 19. g3 Qxf1+ 20. Rxf1
Rxb7 21. e5 Be2 0-1

May 04, 2015

Jefferson-Scrivener  Memphis Chess Championship Match  September 18, 1920 round 3 
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

May 03, 2015

Gary Pylant(1832) - Jon Van Doren(1414)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 1 
Torre-Colle

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Bg5 e6 4. e3 c5 5. Bd3 Be7 6. c3 Nbd7 7. Nbd2 O-O 8. O-O
a6 9. a4 b6 10. Re1 Bb7 11. e4 dxe4 12. Nxe4 Bxe4 13. Bxe4 Nxe4 14. Bxe7 Qxe7
15. Rxe4 Nf6 16. Rh4 Rfd8 17. Qe2 b5 18. Ne5 Qd6 19. Qf3 cxd4 20. cxd4 Ra7 21.
Nc6 1-0

May 02, 2015

Paul Linxwiler(2235) - Dwight Weaver(1714)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 1 
O'Kelly Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 a6 3. c4 d6 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. d4 Bg4 6. d5 Bxf3 7. Qxf3 Nd4 8. Qd3
g6 9. g3 Bg7 10. Bg2 e5 11. O-O Qd7 12. Ne2 Nxe2+ 13. Qxe2 Nf6 14. f4 Nh5 15.
f5 Qe7 16. Bf3 Nf6 17. g4 Nd7 18. g5 f6 19. Qg2 fxg5 20. fxg6 h6 21. Bg4 Bf6
22. Qh3 O-O-O 23. Bd2 Kc7 24. b4 b6 25. Bxd7 Rxd7 26. bxc5 bxc5 27. Qa3 Kd8 28.
Rab1 Rc7 29. Ba5 1-0

May 01, 2015

David Sichel(1967) - Keith Rice(1480)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 1 
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 d6 4. Bg2 Nf6 5. d3 Bg4 6. f3 Bd7 7. Nge2 e6 8. f4
Rc8 9. h3 a6 10. Be3 Qc7 11. O-O Be7 12. g4 b5 13. Ng3 Nd4 14. g5 Ng8 15. Nce2
f5 16. c3 Nxe2+ 17. Qxe2 g6 18. Rae1 Bc6 19. d4 cxd4 20. Bxd4 e5 21. fxe5 dxe5
22. exf5 Bxg2 23. Bxe5 Qc5+ 24. Kxg2 Qd5+ 25. Kh2 1-0

April 30, 2015

Alex Sytnytsky(1510) - Guy Thompson(1776)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 1 
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Bxd7+ Qxd7 5. d3 Nc6 6. c3 e6 7. Be3 Nf6 8.
h3 Be7 9. Nbd2 O-O 10. d4 cxd4 11. Nxd4 d5 12. Nxc6 Qxc6 13. e5 Nd7 14. Nf3 Bc5
15. Nd4 Qb6 16. b4 Bxd4 17. Qxd4 Qc6 18. O-O Nb6 19. g4 Nc4 20. a4 a6 21. f4
Rac8 22. Rfc1 Qd7 23. g5 Nxe3 24. Qxe3 Rc4 25. Rd1 Rfc8 26. Ra3 Re4 27. Qxe4
1-0

April 29, 2015

Kyle Salzgeber(1688) - Keith Rice(1480)  Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 2 
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bg5 g6 4. Nbd2 Bg7 5. e4 Nbd7 6. c3 O-O 7. Bd3 c5 8.
O-O a6 9. Re1 b5 10. a4 c4 11. Bc2 Bb7 12. d5 Nc5 13. Nd4 Qd7 14. Nb1 Qg4
15. Qxg4 Nxg4 16. Bxe7 Rfe8 17. Bxd6 Nxe4 18. Rxe4 Rxe4 19. Bxe4 Re8 20. Nd2
Bxd4 21. cxd4 Rd8 22. Bg3 Bxd5 23. Bxd5 Rxd5 24. Nf3 Nh6 25. Re1 Nf5 26. Re5
Rd6 1-0

April 28, 2015

Sam O'Bar(1799) - David Sichel(1967)    Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 2 
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Be2 Nc6 5. Be3 e5 6. Nf3 Bd7 7. O-O Nf6 8.
d5 Ne7 9. Qd2 Ng4 10. Bg5 f6 11. Bh4 O-O 12. Ne1 g5 13. Bg3 Ng6 14. Qd1 Nh6
15. Qd3 f5 16. exf5 Nxf5 17. Bh5 Nf4 18. Bxf4 gxf4 19. Bg4 Qg5 20. Bh3 Qh5
21. Ne4 Qg6 22. c4 Rf7 23. Rc1 Raf8 24. Kh1 a6 25. Rg1 b5 26. c5 c6 27. Nxd6
Nxd6 28. Qxg6 hxg6 29. Bxd7 Ne4 0-1

April  27, 2015

Kyle Salzgeber(1688) - Emmanuel Paxton(999)  Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 1 
Queen's pawn game, Chigorin variation

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bg5 Bf5 4. e3 Nf6 5. Nbd2 Nb4 6. Bb5+ c6 7. Ba4 e6 8.
c3 Nd3+ 9. Ke2 Nxb2 10. Qb3 Nxa4 11. Qxa4 Be7 12. Ne5 Be4 13. f3 Bg6 14.
Nxg6 hxg6 15. Rab1 Qc7 16. Bf4 Bd6 17. Bxd6 Qxd6 18. Rxb7 Rxh2 19. Rxh2 Qxh2
20. Qxc6+ Kf8 21. Qc7 Qxc7 22. Rxc7 g5 23. c4 dxc4 24. Nxc4 Nd5 25. Rc5 Nc3+
26. Kd3 Nxa2 27. Rxg5 f6 28. Rh5 Kf7 29. Nd6+ Kg6 30. Ra5 Nc1+ 31. Kc2 Ne2
32. Kd2 Ng1 33. e4 f5 34. exf5+ exf5 35. Ke3 Kg5 36. Nf7+ Kf6 37. Ne5 g6 38.
Ra6+ Kg5 39. Rxg6+ Kh4 40. Rh6+ Kg5 41. Nf7# 1-0

April 26, 2015

David Sichel(1967) - Graham Horobetz(2099)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 3 
Closed Sicilian: Lines without g3

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 e6 4. Bg2 Nge7 5. Nge2 d5 6. O-O d4 7. Nb1 e5 8.
d3 Ng6 9. c4 Bd6 10. Na3 O-O 11. Bd2 Be6 12. Rb1 a6 13. f4 exf4 14. Nxf4
Nxf4 15. gxf4 f6 16. Nc2 Qc7 17. b4 Nxb4 18. Nxb4 cxb4 19. Bxb4 Bxf4 20.
Bxf8 Bxh2+ 21. Kh1 Rxf8 22. e5 Bxe5 23. Rxb7 Qc8 24. Qh5 Bg4 25. Qh4 f5 26.
Qe7 Bf6 27. Qd7 Qxd7 28. Rxd7 Be2 29. Bd5+ Kh8 30. Rxf5 Bxd3 31. Rf2 h6 32.
c5 Bb5 33. Ra7 d3 34. Ra8 Rxa8 35. Bxa8 Bd4 36. Rf8+ Kh7 37. Be4+ g6 38. Rd8
Bxc5 39. Bxd3 Bxd3 40. Rd7+ Kg8 41. Rxd3 Kf7 42. Rd7+ Ke6 43. Rg7 Kf5 44.
Rf7+ Kg5 45. Rd7 Bb4 46. Kg2 a5 47. Kf3 Kh4 48. a4 g5 49. Rg7 Kh5 50. Rc7 0-1

April 25, 2015

Jeff Kovalic(1929) - Alex Sytnytsky(1510)    Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 2 
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg2 Bc5 5. Nf3 d6 6. O-O h6 7. a3 Be6 8. d3
Qd7 9. b4 Bd4 10. Nxd4 exd4 11. Nb5 Bh3 12. Nxc7+ Ke7 13. Nxa8 Bxg2 14. Kxg2
Rxa8 15. Bb2 Re8 16. b5 Kf8 17. bxc6 Qxc6+ 18. Kg1 Ng4 19. Bxd4 b6 20. h3
Ne5 21. Bxe5 Rxe5 22. e4 Rg5 23. Kh2 h5 24. f4 Ra5 25. f5 Qc5 26. Qxh5 Rxa3
27. Rxa3 Qxa3 28. Qe2 a5 29. Rf2 Qc5 1-0

April 24, 2015

Gary Pylant(1832) - Paul Linxwiler(2235)  Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 2 
King's Indian: Averbakh, 6...c5

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Bg5 c5 7. d5 Qa5 8. Qd2
Na6 9. Bh6 Bxh6 10. Qxh6 Nxe4 11. Rc1 Nxc3 12. Rxc3 Qxa2 13. Qc1 Qa5 14. Nf3
f6 15. O-O Kg7 16. Qe3 Rf7 17. Ra3 Qc7 18. Qc3 Kg8 19. Rfa1 e5 20. dxe6 Bxe6
21. Rd1 Nb4 22. Qd2 d5 23. cxd5 Bxd5 24. Qh6 Re8 25. Bf1 a6 26. Rc3 b6 27.
Rd4 Bxf3 28. gxf3 Nc6 29. Rh4 Rg7 30. Bc4+ Kh8 31. Bxa6 Re1+ 32. Bf1 Qe5 33.
Re3 Rxe3 34. Qxe3 Qxe3 35. fxe3 Rd7 36. Bb5 Rd1+ 37. Kf2 Ne5 38. b3 Rb1 39.
Ba4 Nd3+ 40. Kg2 Nc1 41. Re4 Nxb3 42. Re6 Nc1 43. Rxf6 b5 44. Rb6 b4 45. Kg3
Ne2+ 46. Kg4 Rg1+ 47. Kh3 Kg7 48. Rb7+ Kh6 49. Rc7 Rg5 50. Bb3 Ng1+ 51. Kh4
Nxf3+ 52. Kh3 Rh5+ 53. Kg3 Nxh2 54. Bg8 Kg5 55. Rxc5+ Kh6 56. Rxh5+ Kxh5 57.
Kxh2 1/2-1/2

April 23, 2015

Dwight Weaver(1714) - David Sichel(1967)   Pawn Power 8 G/60  May 21, 2011 round 4 
English: Anglo-Dutch defense

1. c4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 e6 4. a3 d5 5. cxd5 exd5 6. d4 c6 7. b4 Bd6 8. g3
O-O 9. Bg2 Nbd7 10. O-O Qc7 11. e3 Ne4 12. Ne2 Ndf6 13. Bb2 Be6 14. Nf4 Bf7
15. Nd3 Bh5 16. Nf4 Bf7 17. Nd3 Rae8 18. Rc1 a6 19. Nfe5 Bh5 20. Bf3 Bxf3
21. Nxf3 g5 22. Nfe5 g4 23. f4 Qg7 24. Nf2 h5 25. Kg2 Re6 26. Bc3 Nxf2 27.
Kxf2 Ne4+ 28. Ke2 h4 29. Be1 hxg3 30. Bxg3 Rh6 31. Qe1 Rh3 32. Rg1 Qh7 33.
Rg2 Rf6 34. Rc2 Rfh6 35. Kd3 Nxg3 36. hxg3 Rh1 37. Qe2 Ra1 38. Ra2 Rhh1 39.
Rxa1 Rxa1 40. Qb2 Qh1 41. Kc3 Rc1+ 42. Kb3 Rb1 43. Rc2 Bxe5 0-1

April 22, 2015

Chris Albonetti(1607) Tony Maneclang(1707)  Pawn Power Open 7(G/60)   May 29, 2010  round 1
Sicilian: Sveshnikov variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6 8.
Bxf6 gxf6 9. Na3 b5 10. Nd5 f5 11. Bd3 f4 12. Qd2 Be6 13. O-O-O Bxd5 14.
exd5 Ne7 15. Be2 h5 16. Kb1 Qc7 17. g4 h4 18. c3 Qc5 19. f3 Nc8 20. Nc2 a5
21. Na3 Rb8 22. Rc1 Na7 23. b4 Qb6 24. Rc2 Bg7 25. Bd3 O-O 26. g5 f6 27.
gxf6 Rxf6 28. Qe2 Qe3 29. bxa5 Qxe2 30. Bxe2 b4 31. Rb2 e4 32. Rxb4 Rxb4+
33. cxb4 e3 34. Rg1 Kf7 35. b5 Nxb5 36. Nxb5 Kf8 37. a6 Rf7 38. a7 1-0

April 21, 2015

Douglas Strout(1504) - Sam O'Bar(1773)   Pawn Power Open 7(G/30)   May 29, 2010  round 1
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Be2 Nc6 4. Bb5 Qb6 5. Bxc6 Qxc6 6. d3 d5 7. exd5 exd5
8. h3 Bd6 9. Qe2+ Ne7 10. O-O O-O 11. Nc3 Re8 12. Qd1 d4 13. Ne4 Bc7 14. b3
Be6 15. Bb2 Bd5 16. Re1 Ng6 17. Ned2 Nf4 18. Rxe8+ Rxe8 19. Qf1 Nxh3+ 20.
gxh3 Bxf3 21. Nxf3 Qxf3 22. Qg2 Qxg2+ 23. Kxg2 Re2 24. Rc1 Bf4 25. Rd1 Rxc2
26. Re1 Kf8 27. Ba3 b6 28. Kf3 Bd2 29. Re2 Rxa2 30. Bc1 Bxc1 31. Rxa2 a5 1/2-1/2

April 20, 2015

Aaron Smith(1738) - Douglas Strout(1504)   Pawn Power Open 7(G/30)   May 29, 2010  round 6
London system

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Bf4 e6 4. e3 Bd6 5. Bg3 Bxg3 6. hxg3 Nc6 7. Bd3 h6 8.
c3 Bd7 9. Nbd2 a6 10. e4 dxe4 11. Nxe4 Nxe4 12. Bxe4 Rb8 13. Qd2 Na7 14. Ne5
Nc6 15. Qf4 Nxe5 16. Qxe5 f6 17. Bg6+ Kf8 18. Qc5+ Kg8 19. O-O-O Bc6 20. Qc4
Qd5 21. Qxd5 Bxd5 22. b3 Bxg2 23. Rhe1 Bh3 24. d5 Bf5 25. Bxf5 exf5 26. Re7
Rc8 27. c4 Kh7 28. d6 cxd6 29. Rxd6 Rhe8 30. Rxb7 Re2 31. Rd2 Rce8 32. Rbd7
f4 33. c5 fxg3 34. fxg3 R2e3 35. c6 Rc3+ 36. Rc2 Rxc2+ 37. Kxc2 Rc8 38. c7
Kg6 39. Kd3 f5 40. Kd4 Kf6 41. Kd5 g5 42. Kd6 f4 43. gxf4 gxf4 44. Rd8 Rxc7
45. Kxc7 Kg5 46. Ra8 f3 47. Rxa6 f2 48. Ra5+ Kg4 49. a4 f1=Q 50. Rb5 h5 51.
Rb8 Qf4+ 52. Kb7 Qxb8+ 53. Kxb8 h4 54. a5 h3 55. a6 h2 56. a7 h1=Q 57. a8=Q
Qh8+ 58. Ka7 Qd4+ 59. Kb7 Qd5+ 1/2-1/2

April 19, 2015

Chris Albonetti(1572) - Edgar Davison(1923)   Pawn Power Open 7(G/60)    May 29, 2010  round 2
Bishop's Opening

1. e4 e5 2. Bc4 Nf6 3. d3 c6 4. Nf3 d5 5. exd5 cxd5 6. Bb3 Nc6 7. c3 Bd6 8.
O-O h6 9. h3 O-O 10. Nbd2 Bf5 11. Bc2 Qd7 12. Nh2 Rfe8 13. Re1 Rac8 14. Ndf3
e4 15. dxe4 dxe4 16. Nh4 Rcd8 17. Nxf5 Qxf5 18. Qe2 Qe5 19. g3 Qe6 20. Kg2
Qf5 21. Bd1 Ne5 22. g4 Qd7 23. Bc2 Nf3 24. Rh1 Nxh2 25. Rxh2 Bxh2 26. Kxh2
Qd6+ 27. Kg1 Qe5 28. Be3 Nh7 29. h4 Qe7 30. g5 hxg5 31. hxg5 Nxg5 32. Kg2
Nf3 33. Rh1 Rd6 34. Kf1 Rg6 35. Bd4 Qe6 36. Qb5 Qh3+ 37. Ke2 Qe6 38. Qh5
Qc4+ 0-1

April 18, 2015

Andrew Bussom(1460) - Edgar Davison(1923)   Pawn Power Open 7(G/60)   May 29, 2010  round 4
Petrov: classical attack, Marshall variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Bd3 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 8.
c4 c6 9. Nc3 Nxc3 10. bxc3 Bg4 11. cxd5 cxd5 12. h3 Bd7 13. Rb1 b6 14. Qc2
h6 15. Re1 Nc6 16. Bf5 Qc8 17. Bxd7 Qxd7 18. Qb3 Rfe8 19. Bd2 Na5 20. Qb5
Qxb5 21. Rxb5 Nc4 22. Rxe8+ Rxe8 23. Kf1 Nxd2+ 24. Nxd2 Bf4 25. Nf3 Rc8 26.
Rxd5 Rxc3 27. Rd8+ Kh7 28. Re8 Rc7 29. Re2 Rc1+ 30. Re1 Rxe1+ 31. Kxe1 Kg6
32. g3 Bd6 33. Ne5+ Bxe5 34. dxe5 Kf5 35. f4 g5 36. fxg5 hxg5 37. Ke2 Kxe5
38. Ke3 b5 39. Kf3 a5 40. Kg4 Kf6 41. h4 gxh4 42. gxh4 b4 43. h5 a4 44. h6
b3 45. h7 Kg7 0-1

April 17, 2015

Patrick Coleman(1637) - Chris Albonetti(1572)  Pawn Power Open 7(G/60)    May 29, 2010  round 4
Caro-Kann: exchange variation

1. d4 d5 2. e4 c6 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 h6 5. Bd3 Nf6 6. Nbd2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
Re1 a6 9. Ne5 O-O 10. c3 Nc6 11. Ndf3 Bd6 12. Bf4 Ne7 13. Qd2 Nf5 14. h3 Nh5
15. Bh2 Nh4 16. Qc2 Nxf3+ 17. Nxf3 Bxh2+ 18. Kxh2 Nf6 19. Ne5 Qd6 20. Kg1
Nd7 21. Re3 Nxe5 22. Rxe5 f6 23. Re3 e5 24. dxe5 fxe5 25. Bh7+ Kh8 26. Bd3
e4 27. Bf1 Bf5 28. Rd1 Rad8 29. Qb3 b5 30. Rd4 Rf6 31. g4 Be6 32. Rexe4 Rdf8
33. Re2 Rg6 34. Bg2 h5 35. Qc2 Rg5 36. Qd2 Qd8 37. Rxe6 hxg4 38. Rxg4 Rgf5
39. Qh6+ Kg8 40. Qxg7# 1-0

April 16, 2015

Richard Kohl(1623) - Graham Horobetz(2016)   Pawn Power Open 7(G/60)    May 29, 2010  round 1
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. d3 Nc6 4. c3 Bg7 5. Qc2 d5 6. Nbd2 e5 7. Be2 Nge7 8.
Nf1 h6 9. Ng3 O-O 10. Nd2 f5 11. Bf3 Be6 12. exf5 gxf5 13. O-O e4 14. dxe4
dxe4 15. Be2 Ne5 16. Rd1 Qc7 17. Ndf1 c4 18. Nh5 Nd3 19. Nxg7 Kxg7 20. Be3
Nc6 21. Bd2 Kh7 22. Ng3 Rg8 23. Be1 Rg6 24. Bf1 Rag8 25. Qe2 Nce5 26. Qh5
Qf7 27. Bd2 Qe8 28. Rab1 Rf8 29. Be2 Rfg8 30. Qh4 Qd8 31. Qxd8 Rxd8 32. Kf1
Rf8 33. Bh5 Rg7 34. h3 Nxf2 35. Kxf2 Nd3+ 36. Ke2 Rxg3 37. Be3 Rxg2+ 38. Kf1
Rg3 39. Bd4 f4 40. Bg4 Bxg4 41. hxg4 Rxg4 42. Rd2 Rfg8 43. Rh2 e3 44. b3
Rg1+ 45. Ke2 Rxb1 46. Kf3 Rb2 47. Rh5 Rg5 48. Rh4 0-1

April 15, 2015

Graham Horobetz(2016) - Patrick Coleman(1637) Pawn Power Open 7(G/60)    May 29, 2010  round 2
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qa5 4. d4 c6 5. Nf3 Nf6 6. Ne5 Nbd7 7. Nc4 Qc7
8. g3 Nd5 9. Bg2 N7f6 10. O-O Bg4 11. Qe1 e6 12. Qe5 Qxe5 13. dxe5 Nxc3 14.
exf6 Ne2+ 15. Kh1 Nxc1 16. fxg7 Bxg7 17. Raxc1 O-O-O 18. Rfe1 Bh5 19. a4 Rd4
20. b3 Rhd8 21. a5 c5 22. a6 b6 23. Bb7+ Kc7 24. Na3 Rd1 25. Be4 Rxc1 26.
Rxc1 Kb8 27. Nc4 Be2 28. Bxh7 Rd4 29. Bg8 Bh5 30. Bh7 Be2 31. Kg2 Kc7 32.
Bg8 Bxc4 33. bxc4 Rxc4 34. Bxf7 Kd6 35. Bg6 b5 36. Be8 b4 37. Rd1+ Rd4 38.
Rxd4+ cxd4 39. Bb5 e5 40. Kf3 Kd5 41. Bd3 Ke6 42. Ke4 Kf6 43. h4 Kg6 44.
Kd5+ Kh5 45. f3 Bf6 46. Ke6 Bg7 47. Kf7 Bh8 48. Kg8 Bf6 49. Kh7 Bxh4 50.
gxh4 Kxh4 51. Kg6 Kg3 52. Kf5 Kxf3 53. Kxe5 Ke3 54. Bh7 b3 55. cxb3 d3 56.
Bxd3 Kxd3 57. Kd6 Kc3 58. Kc7 Kxb3 59. Kb7 1-0


April 14, 2015

Douglas Strout(1533) - Alexis Zamora(1626)   Pawn Power Open 7(G/30)   May 29, 2010  round 7
Ruy Lopez: fianchetto (Smyslov/Barnes) defense

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 g6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. h3 Bg7 6. Nc3 Ne7 7. d3 O-O 8.
Be3 f5 9. exf5 Nxf5 10. Qd2 Nxe3 11. Qxe3 Qd6 12. O-O-O Be6 13. a3 b5 14.
Rde1 b4 15. axb4 Qxb4 16. Qe4 Qb7 17. Rhf1 Bh6+ 18. Kb1 Rab8 19. b4 Qxb4+
20. Qxb4 Rxb4+ 21. Ka1 Rxf3 22. gxf3 Bd2 23. Nb1 Ra4+ 24. Kb2 Ra2# 0-1

April 13, 2015

Edgar Davison(1923) - Graham Horobetz(2016)  Pawn Power Open 7(G/60)    May 29, 2010  round 3
Bogo-Indian defense, Nimzovich variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 Qe7 5. a3 Bxd2+ 6. Nbxd2 a5 7. e3 Nc6
8. Bd3 d6 9. O-O O-O 10. Qe2 a4 11. Bc2 e5 12. d5 Nd8 13. h3 b6 14. Qd1 Bd7
15. Re1 Nb7 16. Ng5 h6 17. Nge4 Nxe4 18. Nxe4 f5 19. Nc3 Nc5 20. Qe2 Qg5 21.
Qf3 Rf6 22. Ne2 Qh4 23. e4 f4 24. Kf1 g5 25. Ng1 Kh8 26. Bd1 Rg8 27. Qh5 Nd3
28. Qxh4 gxh4 29. Re2 f3 30. Nxf3 Rxf3 31. Rd2 Rf4 32. Rxd3 Rxe4 33. Rc1 b5
34. Bf3 Rf4 35. c5 Rgf8 36. Re3 b4 37. Re4 Bb5+ 38. Ke1 bxa3 39. bxa3 Rxe4+
40. Bxe4 Rf4 41. f3 Rf7 42. cxd6 cxd6 43. Rc8+ Kg7 44. Rd8 Rd7 45. Rxd7+
Bxd7 46. Kd2 Kf6 47. Ke3 Kg5 48. Bd3 Bf5 49. Bb5 Bc2 50. Bc6 Bb3 51. Bb7 Bc4
52. Bc6 Bb3 53. Bb7 Bc2 54. Bc6 Kf6 55. Bb7 Ke7 56. Kd2 Bb3 57. Bc6 Bc4 58.
Ke3 Kd8 59. f4 Ke7 60. fxe5 dxe5 61. Ke4 Kd6 62. Ba8 Bf1 63. Kf3 e4+ 64. Kf2
Bc4 65. Bc6 Ke5 66. d6 Kxd6 67. Bxe4 Kc5 68. Ke3 Bd5 69. Bf3 Kc4 70. Kd2 Kd4
71. Bxd5 Kxd5 72. Kd3 Ke5 73. Kc3 Kf4 74. Kb4 Kg3 75. Kxa4 Kxg2 76. Kb5 Kxh3
77. a4 Kg3 0-1

April 12, 2015

Graham Horobetz(2016) - Jerry Hisaw(1705) Pawn Power Open 7(G/60)    May 29, 2010  round 4
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 e6 3. Bc4 Nc6 4. f4 a6 5. a4 g6 6. Nf3 Bg7 7. f5 Nge7 8.
fxe6 fxe6 9. d3 d5 10. Bb3 Nd4 11. Nxd4 cxd4 12. Ne2 O-O 13. Nf4 Kh8 14. O-O
Qd6 15. Bd2 dxe4 16. dxe4 e5 17. Nd3 Rxf1+ 18. Qxf1 a5 19. Qf7 Bd7 20. Bg5
Nc6 21. Rf1 Rf8 22. Qc4 Rxf1+ 23. Kxf1 Qf8+ 24. Kg1 h6 25. Bd2 b6 26. Qb5
Qd8 27. Qd5 Ne7 28. Nxe5 Nxd5 29. Nf7+ Kh7 30. Nxd8 Ne7 31. Nf7 g5 32. Nd6
Bc6 33. Nc4 Nc8 34. e5 Bd5 35. Nxa5 Bxb3 36. Nxb3 Bxe5 37. Kf2 Kg6 38. h3
Kf5 39. Ke2 Ke4 40. Be1 Nd6 41. Nd2+ Kd5 42. Kd3 Bf6 43. Nf3 Nc4 44. b3 Ne5+
45. Nxe5 Bxe5 46. g4 Bf4 47. Bb4 Be3 48. Bf8 Ke6 49. Bg7 1-0

April 11, 2015

Charles Herbers(2021) - Oran Quintrell(1181)  Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Sicilian: Smith-Morra gambit

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 a6 5. Bc4 e6 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. O-O b5 8.
Bb3 Bc5 9. Qe2 d6 10. Rd1 Nf6 11. e5 Nd7 12. exd6 O-O 13. Bg5 Qb6 14. Ne4
Nd4 15. Nxd4 Bxd4 16. Be7 Re8 17. Ng5 Bf6 18. Nxf7 Bxe7 19. Qxe6 Bb7 20.
Nh6+ Kh8 21. Qg8+ Rxg8 22. Nf7# 1-0