Game of the Day Part 17
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August 20, 2016

Bennett-Sytnytsky  Mike Barton Memorial 2  August 18, 2012, round 4
Giuoco Piano: four knights variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Bc4 Bc5 5. O-O O-O 6. Re1 Ng4 7. Qe2 h6 8.
Rf1 Nf6 9. Nh4 Nb4 10. Bd3 Nxd3 11. Qxd3 d6 12. Nd5 Nxd5 13. Nf5 Nf4 14. Qf3
Ne6 15. d3 Qf6 16. Qg3 g5 17. h4 Nf4 18. Bxf4 exf4 19. hxg5 hxg5 20. Qh3
Bxf5 21. Qxf5 Qxf5 22. exf5 Rae8 23. Kh2 Kg7 24. a4 Rh8+ 25. Kg1 Re2 26.
Rac1 Rhe8 27. b3 Ba3 28. Rcd1 Rxc2 29. Ra1 Bc5 30. Kh1 Ree2 31. f3 0-1

August 19, 2016

Bansal-O'Bar Mike Barton Memorial 3, August 17, 2013 round 1
King's Indian, 3.Nf3

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 O-O 5. e3 d6 6. Be2 Nbd7 7. O-O e5 8.
dxe5 dxe5 9. e4 h6 10. Qc2 Qe7 11. h3 Nh5 12. Be3 c6 13. Rac1 Nc5 14. Rfd1
Ne6 15. g3 Kh7 16. Bf1 Bh8 17. Bg2 Nhg7 18. Nxe5 Ng5 19. Nd3 N7e6 20. h4 1-0

August 18, 2016

Weaver-Satheesh Mike Barton Memorial 3, August 17, 2013 round 1
English Opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 Nc6 4. Nf3 d6 5. Nc3 Bf5 6. O-O Be7 7. Nh4 Be6 8. d3
O-O 9. Nf3 Qd7 10. Re1 Rfd8 11. e4 Nd4 12. Nxd4 exd4 13. Ne2 Ng4 14. Nxd4 c5
15. Nxe6 Qxe6 16. Bh3 h5 17. f3 Ne3 18. Bxe6 Nxd1 19. Bd5 Nxb2 20. Bxb2 h4 21.
Kg2 hxg3 22. hxg3 Rd7 23. Rh1 Rad8 24. Rh5 b6 25. Rah1 g6 26. Rh8# 1-0

August 17, 2016

Nilsson-Gardner Mike Barton Memorial 3, August 17, 2013 round 1
Nimzo-Indian: 4.e3 O-O, 5.Bd3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 Nc6 6. Ne2 b6 7. a3 Bxc3+ 8.
Nxc3 Bb7 9. O-O Ne7 10. e4 d5 11. cxd5 exd5 12. e5 Ne4 13. Qc2 Nxc3 14. bxc3
Kh8 15. f4 g6 16. f5 c5 17. Qf2 c4 18. Bc2 Bc8 19. Bg5 b5 20. Bf6+ Kg8 21.
Qf4 Qd7 22. Qh6 Nxf5 23. Bxf5 Qxf5 24. Qg7# 1-0

August 16, 2016

Sichel-Weaver Mike Barton Memorial 3, August 17, 2013 round 2
Sicilian: closed, 6.Ne2 e5 (Botvinnik)

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 d6 4. Bg2 g6 5. d3 Bg7 6. Nge2 e5 7. Bd2 a6 8. Qc1
Nd4 9. Nxd4 cxd4 10. Nd5 h6 11. O-O Be6 12. c4 Rc8 13. b4 Ne7 14. Qa3 O-O
15. Rab1 Nxd5 16. exd5 Bf5 17. Rfc1 Re8 18. b5 Ra8 19. b6 Rc8 20. Re1 g5 21.
Qb3 Qf6 22. a4 Qg6 23. Be4 Bxe4 24. dxe4 g4 25. Bb4 Bf8 26. Rbc1 Red8 27. a5
h5 28. Qd3 Be7 29. Rc2 h4 30. f4 hxg3 31. fxe5 gxh2+ 32. Rxh2 Kg7 33. exd6
Bg5 34. Qxd4+ Bf6 35. e5 Bg5 36. Re4 g3 37. Rg2 1-0

August 15, 2016

Kothapalle-Ponds Mike Barton Memorial 3, August 17, 2013 round 2
QGD: Ragozin variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 g5 7. Bg3 Ne4 8.
Qc2 Bxc3+ 9. bxc3 Nxg3 10. hxg3 Nc6 11. e3 g4 12. cxd5 Qxd5 13. e4 Qd6 14.
Nd2 e5 15. Nc4 Qe7 16. d5 Nd8 17. Rh5 f6 18. Rd1 Nf7 19. Ne3 Bd7 20. Qb3
O-O-O 21. Rb1 Nd6 22. Ba6 Nb5 23. Bxb5 Bxb5 24. Qxb5 Qa3 25. Qxb7+ Kd7 26.
Qc6+ Ke7 27. Qe6+ Kf8 28. Qxf6+ Ke8 29. Qxh8+ Kd7 30. Qh7+ Kc8 31. Qf5+ Rd7
32. Rxh6 Qxc3+ 1-0

August 14, 2016

O'Bar-Sood Mike Barton Memorial 3, August 17, 2013 round 3
Scotch game

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Nxd4 5. Qxd4 Bd6 6. Qxg7 Qe7 7. Qxh8
Qf8 8. Nc3 a5 9. Nb5 Ra6 10. e5 Rb6 11. exd6 Rxb5 12. Bxb5 cxd6 13. Bg5 d5
14. O-O-O b6 15. Rhe1+ Ne7 16. Qxf8+ Kxf8 17. Bxe7+ Ke8 18. Bf6+ Kf8 19. Re5
Bb7 20. Bxd7 Ba6 21. Re8# 1-0

August 13, 2016

Hill-Sichel Mike Barton Memorial 3, August 17, 2013 round 3
Pirc: classical (two knights) system

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Be3 c6 7. Bd3 Qa5 8. h3
Nbd7 9. g4 e5 10. dxe5 Nxe5 11. Nxe5 dxe5 12. Qe2 Be6 13. a3 O-O 14. Qd2 c5
15. Bxh6 c4 16. Bxg7 Kxg7 17. Be2 Rad8 18. Qe3 Rd4 19. Bf3 Qb6 20. Rb1 Rh8
21. g5 Nd7 22. h4 Qa5 23. h5 gxh5 24. Rxh5 Rxh5 25. Bxh5 Nc5 26. Ke2 Qd8 27.
f3 Bd7 28. f4 Qh8 29. Qf3 1/2-1/2

August 12, 2016

Salzgeber-Weaver, Mike Barton Memorial 4, October 25, 2014, round 4
Schmid Benoni

1. d4 e6 2. Nf3 c5 3. c3 Nc6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Bxe7 Qxe7 6. e4 Nf6 7. Nbd2 O-O 8. 
Bd3 cxd4 9. cxd4 e5 10. d5 Nb8 11. Qb3 d6 12. Rc1 b6 13. Qc3 Ba6 14. b4 Bxd3 
15. Qxd3 a5 16. b5 Ra7 17. O-O Nbd7 18. Rfe1 Nc5 19. Qa3 Rb7 20. g3 Qd7 21. 
Kg2 Qxb5 22. Rb1 Qa6 1/2-1/2

August 11, 2016

Barnes-Paxton, Mike Barton Memorial 4, October 25, 2014, round 4
London System: 1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 sidelines

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. Nbd2 d5 5. h3 O-O 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Bd3 b6 8. O-O
Bb7 9. c3 Re8 10. Ne5 c5 11. Rc1 Nh5 12. Ndf3 cxd4 13. cxd4 Nxe5 14. Nxe5 Nxf4
15. exf4 Qd6 16. Re1 f6 17. Nxg6 hxg6 18. Bxg6 Rec8 19. Qh5 Qxf4 20. Bf7+ Kf8
1-0

August 10, 2016

Sichel-Horobetz, Mike Barton Memorial 4, October 25, 2014, round 4
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Nge2 Nc6 5. Bg2 d6 6. d3 e6 7. Bd2 Rb8 8. Qc1
b5 9. a3 a5 10. O-O Nge7 11. Bh6 O-O 12. Bxg7 Kxg7 13. Nd1 Qb6 14. Ne3 Nd4 15.
Qd2 Bb7 16. h4 f5 17. Rad1 Nxe2+ 18. Qxe2 f4 19. gxf4 Rxf4 20. h5 Rbf8 21. hxg6
hxg6 22. c4 b4 23. Bh3 Nc6 24. f3 Nd4 25. Qg2 Rxf3 26. Rxf3 Rxf3 27. Nc2 Rg3
28. Qxg3 Ne2+ 29. Kg2 Nxg3 30. Kxg3 bxa3 31. bxa3 Qb3 32. Ne3 Bxe4 33. Kf4 Bf5
34. Bf1 Qxa3 35. d4 cxd4 0-1

August 09, 2016

Sichel-Nilsson, Mike Barton Memorial 4, October 25, 2014, round 3
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 g6 5. Nge2 Bg7 6. d3 e6 7. Bd2 Nd4 8. Qc1
Rb8 9. O-O b5 10. Nxd4 cxd4 11. Ne2 e5 12. f4 Bg4 13. Qe1 Ne7 14. h3 Bxe2 15.
Qxe2 f6 16. f5 O-O 17. fxg6 hxg6 18. h4 Qc8 19. Bb4 Qe6 20. Kh2 Nc6 21. Bh3 Qe7
22. Bd2 Qe8 23. Rf2 Rb7 24. Raf1 b4 25. h5 gxh5 26. Rf5 Qg6 27. Rxh5 Ne7 28.
Be6+ Rf7 29. Rh4 f5 30. Bxf7+ Qxf7 31. exf5 Bf6 32. Rh6 Kf8 33. Qg2 Ng8 34. Rg6
Qh7+ 35. Kg1 Qc7 36. Bh6+ Nxh6 37. Rxf6+ Nf7 38. Rf2 Qd8 39. Re6 Rc7 40. f6 Ng5
41. Re7 Rxe7 42. fxe7+ Kxe7 43. Qb7+ Ke6 44. Qh1 Qg8 45. Qh6+ Kd7 1-0

August 08, 2016

Horobetz-Salzgeber, Mike Barton Memorial 4, October 25, 2014, round 3
Sicilian: Maroczy Bind

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. c4 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Nc3 O-O 8.
Be2 d6 9. O-O Be6 10. Nxe6 fxe6 11. Qb3 Qc8 12. c5 Rb8 13. Bc4 Kf7 14. Qa3 Ne5
15. Bb3 dxc5 16. Bxc5 Re8 17. Rad1 a6 18. f4 Ned7 19. Bxe6+ Kf8 20. Bd4 Qc6 21.
f5 gxf5 22. Bxf5 Kg8 23. e5 Nd5 24. Nxd5 Qxd5 25. Qh3 Nf8 26. Bc2 Qc6 27. Rxf8+
Kxf8 28. Rf1+ Bf6 29. Qh6+ Kg8 30. Qxh7+ Kf8 31. Bg6 Qd5 32. Qh8+ Qg8 33. Rxf6+
1-0

August 07, 2016

Barnes-Sichel, Mike Barton Memorial 4, October 25, 2014, round 2
King's Indian: London system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. e3 d6 5. Bd3 Bg4 6. h3 Bxf3 7. Qxf3 c6 8.
c3 Nbd7 9. Nd2 Qc7 10. O-O O-O 11. e4 e5 12. Be3 b5 13. Rac1 a5 14. Rc2 Qb7
15. Rfc1 c5 16. b3 Rfc8 17. Qe2 Rab8 18. a4 b4 19. d5 Rf8 20. Nc4 bxc3 21.
Nxa5 Qa8 22. Nc4 Rxb3 23. a5 Ne8 24. Rxc3 Rxc3 25. Rxc3 f5 26. Ra3 Ndf6 27.
f3 fxe4 28. fxe4 Nh5 29. Kh2 Nf4 30. Qc2 Nxd3 31. Qxd3 Rf7 0-1

August 06, 2016

Quintrell-Pylant, 46th Mid-South Open 2006 
English: Anglo-Grünfeld defense

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. Ngf3 Nc6 5. g3 Bd6 6. Bg2 Nge7 7. O-O O-O 8.
Re1 Bc7 9. c3 b6 10. d4 f6 11. b3 Bb7 12. a4 Qe8 13. Ba3 cxd4 14. cxd4 Rd8
15. Rc1 Bd6 16. Bxd6 Rxd6 17. Bf1 Qh5 18. Bb5 Rc8 19. Kg2 a6 20. Bxc6 Nxc6
21. Nf1 Rdd8 22. e5 f5 23. Qd2 h6 24. h4 Qf7 25. b4 a5 26. b5 Nb4 27. Rxc8
Rxc8 28. Rc1 Qd7 29. Ne3 Rc7 30. Ne1 Qc8 31. Rxc7 Qxc7 32. Nd3 Nxd3 33. Qxd3
Qc1 34. Qc2 Qxc2 35. Nxc2 Bc8 36. Ne3 Bd7 37. Kf1 Be8 38. Ke1 Kf8 39. Ng2
Ke7 40. Kd2 g5 41. f4 gxh4 42. gxh4 Bh5 43. Ne3 Bf3 44. Nd1 Kf7 45. Nc3 Kg6
46. Ke3 Bg4 47. Kf2 Kf7 48. Ne2 Kg6 49. Nc3 Bh3 50. Ne2 Kh5 51. Kg3 Bf1 52.
Nc3 Bc4 53. Kh3 Kg6 54. Kg2 Kh5 55. Kh3 Bb3 56. Kg3 Bc4 57. Kh3 Kg6 58. Kg2
Bd3 59. Kf2 Bc2 60. Kf3 Bb3 61. Kf2 Kh5 62. Kg3 Bc4 63. Kh3 Bf1+ 64. Kg3 Kg6
65. Kf2 Bc4 66. Kg3 Kh5 67. Kh3 Kg6 68. Kg2 Kh5 1/2-1/2

August 05, 2016

Jeremy Tuggle(757) - Oran Quintrell(1320)   Amateur/Reserve 2006 March 31, 2006 
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 d6 4. Bc4 h6 5. O-O Nf6 6. Qc2 a6 7. d4 Na5 8. Na3
e6 9. dxc5 Nxc4 10. Nxc4 d5 11. exd5 exd5 12. Nce5 Qe7 13. Qa4+ Bd7 14. Nxd7
Qxd7 15. Qb4 Be7 16. Ne5 Qb5 17. Be3 Qxb4 18. cxb4 O-O 19. a4 Rfd8 20. c6
bxc6 21. Nxc6 Rd7 22. Nxe7+ Rxe7 23. Bc5 Rd7 24. b5 axb5 25. axb5 Rxa1 26.
Rxa1 Ne4 27. Ra8+ Kh7 28. Bd4 Nd6 29. b6 Nb7 30. Ra7 Re7 31. b4 Re1# 0-1

August 04, 2016

Momic(2290) - Hurt  Southern Open 1963  
French Defence

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. g3 dxe4 5. dxe4 e5 6. c3 c6 7. Bg2 Qd3 8.
Qe2 Qxe2+ 9. Nxe2 Be6 10. Nb3 Nbd7 11. f4 Bxb3 12. axb3 Nc5 13. Be3 Nd3+ 14.
Kd2 O-O-O 15. Kc2 Ng4 16. Bh3 h5 17. Bxa7 Kc7 18. Bxg4 hxg4 19. Be3 Bc5 20.
Rad1 Nb4+ 21. cxb4 Bxe3 22. Rd3 exf4 23. Nxf4 Bxf4 24. Rxd8 Kxd8 25. gxf4
Ke7 26. Rg1 Rxh2+ 27. Kc3 Re2 28. Kd3 Rxb2 29. Rxg4 Rxb3+ 30. Kc4 Re3 31.
Kd4 Rb3 32. Kc4 Rf3 33. Kc5 g6 34. Rh4 Kd7 35. Kb6 Rb3 36. Kc5 b6+ 37. Kc4
Rf3 38. Kd4 Ke6 39. Kc4 b5+ 40. Kd4 Rb3 41. Kc5 Rc3+ 42. Kb6 Rc4 43. f5+
gxf5 44. exf5+ Kxf5 0-1

August 03, 2016

David Sichel(1978) - Max Friedman(1499)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 1
Vienna gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. f4 exf4 4. Nf3 d6 5. d4 Bg4 6. Bxf4 Nc6 7. Bb5 a6 8.
Bxc6+ bxc6 9. O-O Be7 10. Qd3 Bxf3 11. Qxf3 O-O 12. Rae1 d5 13. e5 Nd7 14.
Qg4 Kh8 15. Rf3 Rg8 16. Qf5 Rf8 17. Rh3 h6 18. Bxh6 Bh4 19. Bg5 g6 20. Qg4 1-0

August 02, 2016

Graham Horobetz(2090) - Bruce Garnett(1631)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 1
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. f4 Bg7 4. Nf3 d6 5. Bc4 Nc6 6. f5 Ne5 7. Nxe5 dxe5 8.
d3 Nf6 9. O-O a6 10. a4 Bd7 11. Bg5 Bc6 12. Qe1 Qc7 13. a5 b5 14. axb6 Qxb6
15. Rb1 Qb7 16. h3 Nh5 17. fxg6 f6 18. Qe2 hxg6 19. Bh4 Nf4 20. Rxf4 exf4
21. Bf2 Qb4 22. Qg4 Bh6 23. Qxg6+ Kd8 24. Qf5 Bd7 25. Qd5 Rb8 26. Bxc5 Qb7
27. Qxb7 Rxb7 28. Bxa6 Rb8 29. Nd5 f3 30. Bxe7+ Ke8 31. Bxf6 Rg8 32. g4 Kf8
33. Bc4 Be6 34. e5 Rg6 35. Ra1 Rb7 36. b4 Rxf6 37. exf6 Bg5 38. Kf2 Bxf6 39.
Nxf6 Bxc4 40. Ne4 Rxb4 41. dxc4 1-0

August 01, 2016

Andrew Bussom(1362) - Kenneth Turner(1940)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
King's pawn game

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 d6 4. d4 exd4 5. Nxd4 Nxd4 6. Qxd4 Nf6 7. Nc3 Be7
8. O-O O-O 9. Bd2 a6 10. Rae1 b5 11. Bb3 c5 12. Qd3 c4 13. Bxc4 bxc4 14.
Qxc4 Be6 15. Nd5 Kh8 16. Qc7 Bxd5 17. Qxd8 Bxd8 18. exd5 Nxd5 19. c4 Nb6 20.
b3 Bf6 21. Bb4 Rfd8 22. Ba5 Rdb8 23. Rd1 Be7 24. Rfe1 Bf8 25. Bb4 Nxc4 26.
bxc4 Rxb4 27. Re4 Rc8 28. Rde1 Rbxc4 29. Re8 Rxe8 30. Rxe8 0-1

July 31, 2016

John Hurt - Werthammer  West Virginia Championship, 1948
Scotch: Göring gambit

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. c3 d5 5. exd5 Qxd5 6. cxd4 Bg4 7. Nc3 Qa5
8. Be2 O-O-O 9. Qb3 Nf6 10. Be3 Bb4 11. O-O Rhe8 12. Rfd1 Nd5 13. Nxd5 Rxd5
14. a3 Bd6 15. Bd2 Qb6 16. Qxd5 Rxe2 17. Bc3 Be6 18. Qh5 g6 19. Qxh7 Kd8 20.
Re1 Qb5 21. Rxe2 1-0

July 30, 2016

Andy Sorensen(1551) - Carlos Sims(1991)    John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 1
Queen's Fianchetto Defence, Nimzowitsch Defence

1. e4 e6 2. d4 b6 3. Nc3 Bb7 4. Nf3 Bb4 5. e5 h6 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 Ne7 8.
Bd3 O-O 9. O-O d6 10. Qe2 Nd7 11. Be4 d5 12. Bd3 c5 13. Ba6 Bxa6 14. Qxa6
Qc7 15. Qd3 Rac8 16. Be3 cxd4 17. Bxd4 Nc6 18. Rfe1 Nxd4 19. cxd4 Qxc2 20.
Qxc2 Rxc2 21. Rec1 Rfc8 22. Rxc2 Rxc2 23. g3 b5 24. Kg2 Nb6 25. Rb1 a6 26.
Ra1 Rc4 27. Kf1 Ra4 0-1

July 29, 2016

Maurice Ingram(unr) - Sam O'Bar(1778) John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
Sicilian: Nimzovich-Rossolimo attack (without ...d6)

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nd4 4. Nxd4 cxd4 5. O-O a6 6. Ba4 e6 7. e5 Qa5 8.
Bb3 Qxe5 9. Re1 Qc7 10. d3 Nf6 11. Nd2 Bc5 12. Nf3 h6 13. Bd2 O-O 14. Rc1
Qb6 15. Rf1 Bb4 16. c3 dxc3 17. bxc3 Be7 18. Be3 Qc7 19. Qd2 Ng4 20. Bf4 Bd6
21. Bxd6 Qxd6 22. h3 Ne5 23. Nxe5 Qxe5 24. d4 Qc7 25. Qd3 d6 26. Bc2 g6 27.
Rfe1 Bd7 28. Re3 f5 29. Rg3 Rf6 30. Qd2 Kh7 31. h4 Rg8 32. Bd3 e5 33. dxe5
dxe5 34. c4 e4 35. Qb4 Bc6 36. Bc2 Rd8 37. c5 Qe5 38. Bb3 Bd5 39. c6 bxc6
40. Qb7+ Rf7 41. Qxa6 Rfd7 42. Bxd5 0-1

July 28, 2016

Nathan Vogt(1824) - Max Friedman(1245)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
Sicilian: classical

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 d6 5. Nc3 Nf6 6. Be2 Nxd4 7. Qxd4 e5
8. Qd1 Be6 9. Bg5 h6 10. Bxf6 Qxf6 11. Bb5+ Bd7 12. Bxd7+ Kxd7 13. O-O Be7
14. Qd3 a6 15. Nd5 Qg5 16. Nb6+ Ke6 17. Nxa8 Rxa8 18. Qd5+ Kf6 19. Qxb7 Rd8
20. Qxa6 Kg6 21. Qd3 Kh7 22. a4 Ra8 23. Qd5 Rf8 24. a5 1-0

July 27, 2016

Jay Ford(1598) - Bryan Denley(1894) -  John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 1
Sicilian: dragon, Yugoslav attack, Rauser variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. Nc3 Bg7 6. Be3 d6 7. Qd2 Nf6 8.
f3 O-O 9. O-O-O Bd7 10. Nxc6 bxc6 11. Bh6 Rb8 12. Bxg7 Kxg7 13. g4 h6 14. h4
Nh7 15. Bc4 Be6 16. Qd4+ Kg8 17. g5 h5 18. Bb3 Qb6 19. Qxb6 Rxb6 20. Kd2
Bxb3 21. axb3 f5 22. Ra1 fxe4 23. fxe4 Rb7 24. Rhf1 e6 25. Rxf8+ Nxf8 26.
Rf1 Rf7 27. Rxf7 Kxf7 28. Ne2 d5 29. Ke3 e5 30. c3 Nd7 31. Nc1 Nc5 32. exd5
cxd5 33. Nd3 Nxd3 34. Kxd3 a5 35. Ke3 Ke6 36. Kf2 Kd6 37. Ke3 Kc5 38. Kd2
Kb5 39. Kc2 d4 40. cxd4 exd4 41. Kd3 Kc5 42. Ke4 Kb4 43. Kxd4 Kxb3 44. Ke5
Kxb2 45. Kf6 a4 46. Kxg6 a3 0-1

July 26, 2016

Alex Sytnytsky(1436) - Edgar Davison(1945) -  John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 1
Sicilian: Nimzovich-Rossolimo attack (without ...d6)

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 d6 4. Bxc6+ bxc6 5. O-O e5 6. h3 Nf6 7. d3 Be7 8.
b3 O-O 9. Bb2 h6 10. Nbd2 Be6 11. Re1 Nh7 12. Nf1 f5 13. c4 f4 14. Re2 Qc7
15. Qd2 Rf6 16. N1h2 Ng5 17. Nxg5 hxg5 18. f3 a5 19. Kf2 g4 20. Nxg4 Bxg4
21. fxg4 Rh6 22. Rh1 Bh4+ 23. Kf3 Kf7 24. Qc2 Rah8 25. Bc3 Rb8 26. Be1 Qe7
27. g3 fxg3 28. Bxg3 Kg8 29. Rf2 Rf8+ 30. Kg2 Rxf2+ 31. Bxf2 Kf8 32. Bxh4
Qxh4 33. Qe2 Rg6 34. Rf1+ Ke7 35. Qf3 Rf6 1/2-1/2

July 25, 2016

Graham Horobetz(2288) - Alexander King(2346)  Memphis Chess Club Summer Invitational  July 23, 2016
Sicilian: Kan Variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Bd3 Qc7 6. O-O Nf6 7. Qe2 d6 8.
Kh1 g6 9. f4 Bg7 10. a4 O-O 11. a5 e5 12. Nb3 Nc6 13. Be3 exf4 14. Bxf4 Be6
15. c4 Nh5 16. Be3 Ne5 17. Bb6 Qe7 18. Nc3 Ng4 19. g3 Be5 20. Nd5 Qg5 21. Qd2
Qxd2 22. Nxd2 Bxb2 23. Rab1 Be5 24. Kg2 Nxh2 25. Kxh2 Nxg3 26. Kg2 Nxf1 27.
Bxf1 Bxd5 28. cxd5 f5 29. Nc4 Bf4 30. e5 dxe5 31. d6 e4 32. d7 Bg5 33. Nd6 f4
34. Nxe4 f3+ 35. Kh3 Be7 36. Bc4+ Kg7 37. Bd4+ Kh6 38. Kg4 g5 39. Rb6+ 1-0

July 24, 2016

Allan Bogle(1795) - Agene Smith(885)   Friday Night Fun Returns 10!  June 27, 2008
Bird's opening

1. f4 d5 2. Nf3 e6 3. e3 Nf6 4. b3 c5 5. Bb2 Nc6 6. Bb5 Bd6 7. O-O Bd7 8.
Bxc6 Bxc6 9. Qe1 Qd7 10. d3 O-O-O 11. Nbd2 h6 12. Ne5 Qe8 13. Ndf3 h5 14. a3
Ng4 15. Nxc6 Qxc6 16. h3 Rdg8 17. hxg4 hxg4 18. Ne5 Qe8 19. Nxg4 Be7 20. Qa5
Kb8 21. Kf2 Qc6 22. Ne5 Qc7 23. Qxc7+ Kxc7 24. Nxf7 Rh2 25. Be5+ Kd7 26. Rh1
Rxh1 27. Rxh1 Ke8 28. Nd6+ Bxd6 29. Bxd6 b6 30. g4 1-0

July 23, 2016

Douglas Stewart(1845) - Kevin Knight(1383)    Summer Open  June 12, 2004 
Caro-Kann: classical, Spassky variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nd7 8.
h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 Qc7 11. Bd2 Ngf6 12. O-O-O O-O-O 13. Qe2 e6 14.
Ne4 Be7 15. g3 Rhe8 16. Kb1 e5 17. dxe5 Ng4 18. e6 fxe6 19. Nd4 Bf6 20. Qxg4
Bxd4 21. Bf4 e5 22. Rxd4 exf4 23. Nd6+ Kb8 24. Nxe8 1-0

July 22, 2016

Sam O'Bar(1778) - Randall Senn(1900)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 02
Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, exchange variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. Nxc6 bxc6 6. Qd4 f6 7. h4 Qb6
8. Qd3 a5 9. h5 g5 10. a4 Ba6 11. Qh3 Bxf1 12. Rxf1 Bh6 13. Qd3 e5 14. Nd2
Bf8 15. Nf3 Nh6 16. b3 Bb4+ 17. Bd2 Qa6 18. c4 Nf7 19. Nh2 Nh6 20. Ke2 Qb6
21. Rfd1 Rd8 22. Be3 Qc7 23. Rac1 d6 24. f3 Ke7 25. Ng4 Nf7 26. Bg1 h6 27.
Ne3 Rhg8 28. Nf5+ Ke6 29. Ne3 Ke7 30. Rc2 Rd7 31. Nf5+ Kf8 1/2-1/2

July 21, 2016

Bryan Vaux(1136) - Dwight Weaver(1649)    John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 1
Blumenfeld Gambit

1. d4 e6 2. c4 c5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Nc3 O-O 6. d5 exd5 7. cxd5 d6 8.
Bxf6 Bxf6 9. e4 Bg4 10. Be2 Re8 11. Qd3 a6 12. h3 Bh5 13. a4 Nd7 14. O-O Bg6
15. Nd2 h6 16. g3 Ne5 17. Qc2 Qc8 18. Kg2 Bd8 19. f4 Nd7 20. Bf3 Ba5 21. Nc4
Qc7 22. Nxa5 Qxa5 23. Qd2 Qc7 24. b3 Rab8 25. a5 Nf6 26. Rfe1 Re7 27. Re2
Rbe8 28. Rae1 Qxa5 29. e5 Nd7 30. e6 fxe6 31. dxe6 Nf6 32. Bxb7 Rxb7 33. Nd5
Qxd2 34. Rxd2 Be4+ 35. Rxe4 Nxe4 0-1

July 20, 2016

Edgar Davison(1805) - Mark Beatty(1634)  John Hurt Memorial 5  July 19, 2008
King's Indian: London system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. e3 O-O 5. Be2 d5 6. O-O Nbd7 7. c4 dxc4 8.
Bxc4 Nb6 9. Be2 Nbd5 10. Be5 Bg4 11. h3 Bxf3 12. Bxf3 c6 13. Nc3 Qb6 14. Na4
Qa5 15. a3 Nb6 16. Nc5 Nfd7 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. b4 Qb5 19. Be2 1-0

July 19, 2016

David Kernell(1496) - Randall Senn(1918)  Candidates  January 03, 2004 
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Bg5 e6 5. e3 h6 6. Bh4 Bd6 7. Nf3 Nbd7 8.
Bd3 dxc4 9. Bxc4 Qa5 10. O-O g5 11. Bg3 Bxg3 12. fxg3 O-O 13. Nd2 Nd5 14.
Bxd5 exd5 15. Qh5 Kg7 16. e4 Qb4 17. Nb3 dxe4 18. Nxe4 f5 19. Nec5 Nf6 20.
Qe2 Re8 21. Qd2 Qxd2 22. Nxd2 b6 23. Ncb3 Nd5 24. Rae1 Bd7 25. Nc4 f4 26.
gxf4 Nxf4 27. Ne5 Be6 28. Nxc6 Rac8 29. Ne5 Bd5 30. Nf3 Rxe1 31. Nxe1 Re8
32. Nc1 Bc4 33. Nf3 Bxf1 34. Kxf1 Rc8 35. Ne2 Nxe2 36. Kxe2 Rc2+ 37. Kd3
Rxb2 38. d5 Kf6 39. d6 Ke6 40. Nd2 b5 41. Ne4 Rxa2 42. Kd4 Ra4+ 43. Kd3 Rxe4
44. d7 Kxd7 45. Kxe4 Kc6 46. Kd4 a5 47. Kc3 a4 48. g3 a3 49. h4 gxh4 50.
gxh4 b4+ 51. Kb3 Kc5 52. h5 Kd4 53. Ka2 Kc3 54. Ka1 b3 55. Kb1 b2 56. Ka2
Kc2 57. Kxa3 b1=Q 58. Ka4 Qb6 59. Ka3 Qa5#  0-1

July 18, 2016

David Justice(2087) - Kenneth Turner(1940)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 04
Réti: King's Indian attack (Barcza system)

1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 e6 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. d4 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. c4 b6 7. Nc3 Bb7 8.
cxd5 exd5 9. Bf4 c6 10. Rc1 Bd6 11. Ne5 Re8 12. e4 Bxe5 13. dxe5 Nfd7 14.
exd5 Nxe5 15. d6 Ng6 16. Be3 Nd7 17. b4 Nde5 18. Nb5 cxb5 19. Bxb7 Rb8 20.
Qd5 Re6 21. Rfd1 Nf8 22. Rc7 Nc4 23. Bf4 g5 24. Rxc4 bxc4 25. Bxg5 Rxd6 26.
Qxd6 Qxd6 27. Rxd6 Rxb7 28. Rc6 Ne6 29. Bf6 Rc7 30. b5 Kf8 31. Kf1 Ke8 32.
Ke2 Kd7 33. Rxc7+ Nxc7 34. a4 Nd5 35. Be5 f6 36. Bd4 Ke6 37. Kd2 f5 38. f3
Nc7 39. Kc3 Kd5 40. Be3 Ne6 41. h3 h5 42. Bf2 Ng5 43. g4 Nxh3 44. gxh5 Ke6
45. h6 Kf6 46.Be3 f4 47. Bd4 Kg6 48. Kxc4 Kxh6 49. a5 bxa5 50. Bxa7 1-0

July 17, 2016

Greg Turner(1763) - Ralph McNaughton(1465)    Summer Open  June 12, 2004 
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. c3 Nf6 4. Bb5+ Nc6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. Qa4 Nf6 7. Bxc6+
bxc6 8. Qxc6+ Bd7 9. Qa6 g6 10. Re1 Qb6 11. Qe2 e6 12. d4 cxd4 13. Nxd4 Bg7
14. Bg5 O-O 15. a4 a5 16. Na3 Nd5 17. Nab5 e5 18. Nf3 Rfe8 19. Rad1 Nf4 20.
Bxf4 exf4 21. Qd3 Rxe1+ 22. Nxe1 Bxb5 23. axb5 Be5 24. Nf3 Rb8 25. Nxe5 dxe5
26. c4 h5 27. Kf1 Re8 28. Qd7 Qb8 29. c5 e4 30. c6 Qxb5+ 31. Ke1 Qb4+ 32.
Rd2 Kf8 33. c7 e3 34. Qxe8+ Kxe8 35. c8=Q+ Ke7 36. Qd7+ Kf8 37. Qd6+ Qxd6
38. Rxd6 exf2+ 39. Kxf2 g5 40. Rd5 f6 41. Rxa5 Ke7 42. b4 h4 43. Rc5 Kd6 44.
Rc1 f5 45. b5 g4 46. h3 f3 47. hxg4 fxg4 48. gxf3 g3+ 49. Kg2 Ke5 50. b6 Kf4
51. Rc4+ 1-0

July 16, 2016

Chase Knowles(1671) - Andrew Bussom(1362)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 02
Giuoco Pianissimo: Italian four knights variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Bc4 Bc5 5. d3 h6 6. O-O Na5 7. Nxe5 Nxc4
8. Nxc4 d6 9. Be3 Bxe3 10. Nxe3 c6 11. Re1 O-O 12. Qf3 Be6 13. Nf5 Qd7 14.
Nxh6+ gxh6 15. Qxf6 Kh7 16. Qd4 Rg8 17. Ne2 Rg5 18. f4 c5 19. Qe3 Rg7 20. f5
Bxf5 21. exf5 Qxf5 22. Ng3 Rxg3 23. hxg3 d5 24. Qe5 Qg4 25. Qxd5 Rg8 26.
Qxf7+ Rg7 27. Qf4 Qd7 28. Rf1 Kg8 29. Qf8+ Kh7 30. Qf5+ 1-0

July 15, 2016

Paul Justice(1337) - Tony Maneclang(1670)    John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 02
QGD: 4.Nf3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Be7 5. cxd5 exd5 6. Bf4 c6 7. e3 Nbd7 8.
Bd3 Nh5 9. Be5 Nxe5 10. Nxe5 Nf6 11. h3 O-O 12. g4 Nd7 13. Nf3 Re8 14. Qc2
Nf8 15. O-O-O c5 16. Rdg1 a6 17. h4 cxd4 18. Nxd4 Bf6 19. Nce2 Bd7 20. Kb1
Rc8 21. Qb3 b5 22. g5 Bxd4 23. Nxd4 Bc6 24. h5 Ne6 25. Nxe6 fxe6 26. h6 g6
27. Rh4 Rf8 28. Qc3 Qe7 29. Bxg6 d4 30. Bxh7+ Qxh7+ 31. Qc2 Be4 32. g6 Bxc2+
33. Ka1 Bxg6 34. Rhg4 Rf6 35. e4 e5 36. Kb1 Qxh6 37. a3 Kf7 38. R1g2 Qc1+
39. Ka2 Rc2 0-1

July 14, 2016

Kenneth Turner(1936) - Graham Horobetz(2090)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 2
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Bb5 Nd4 5. O-O Nxb5 6. Nxb5 Bg7 7. c3 d5 8.
exd5 a6 9. Na3 Qxd5 10. d4 cxd4 11. Nxd4 Nf6 12. Re1 e6 13. Bf4 O-O 14. Be5
b5 15. Qf3 Qxf3 16. Nxf3 Bb7 17. Nd4 Rfd8 18. Nac2 Nd5 19. Bxg7 Kxg7 20.
Rad1 Rac8 21. f3 Nb6 22. Nb4 Nc4 23. b3 Nb6 24. Re3 a5 25. Nbc2 Nd5 26. Red3
Nxc3 27. Nxe6+ fxe6 28. Rxd8 Nxd1 29. Rxd1 Rxc2 30. Rd7+ Kf6 31. Rxb7 b4 32.
Rxh7 Rxa2 33. h4 Ra3 34. Ra7 Ke5 35. g4 Kf4 36. Kg2 Rxb3 37. Rf7+ Ke3 38. h5
gxh5 39. gxh5 Rc3 40. h6 Rc5 41. h7 Rh5 42. Ra7 Kd3 43. Rxa5 Rxh7 44. Kg3 b3
45. Rb5 Kc2 46. Kf4 Rc7 47. Ke5 Rc6 0-1

July 13, 2016

Edgar Davison(1945) - Keith Magouyrk(1103)     John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 2
Pirc: Austrian attack

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. f4 Bg7 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 d5 7. e5 Ne8 8. O-O
e6 9. Be3 b6 10. Kh1 c6 11. Qe1 a5 12. a4 Na6 13. g4 Nb4 14. Rc1 Ba6 15.
Bxa6 Nxa6 16. f5 c5 17. f6 cxd4 18. fxg7 dxc3 19. gxf8=Q+ Kxf8 20. Ng5 d4
21. Rxf7+ Kg8 22. Qh4 h5 23. Rcf1 Qd5+ 24. Kg1 dxe3 25. Rf8+ Kg7 26. R1f7+
Kh6 27. Rh7# 1-0

July 12, 2016

Chirs Lowrey(1711) - Terry Jaeger(1473)  John Hurt Memorial 5  July 19, 2008
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 Nf6 6. Be3 Ng4 7. Bf4 e5 8. Be3
Nxe3 9. fxe3 Be6 10. Nh3 Nc6 11. O-O Qe7 12. Rf2 Bh6 13. Nd5 Bxd5 14. exd5
Nb4 15. Qf3 O-O 16. a3 Nxd5 17. Qxd5 Bxe3 18. Rf1 h6 19. Kh1 Bxf2 20. Nxf2
Rab8 21. Ng4 h5 22. Nf6+ Kg7 23. Qe4 b5 24. Qh4 Qd8 25. g4 Rh8 26. gxh5 Kf8
27. Bd5 Rxh5 28. Qg4 Rf5 29. Rxf5 gxf5 30. Qg8+ 1-0

July 11, 2016

Chris Lowery(1368) - Douglas Stewart(1845)     Summer Open  June 12, 2004 
Sicilian: Nimzovich-Rossolimo attack (with ...g6, without ...d6)

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 g6 4. d3 Bg7 5. c3 Nf6 6. Be3 d6 7. Nbd2 O-O 8.
O-O Bd7 9. d4 cxd4 10. cxd4 Ng4 11. Nc4 a6 12. Bxc6 Bxc6 13. d5 Bb5 14. Bb6
Qe8 15. Nfd2 Ne5 16. Qb3 Rc8 17. Rac1 Nd7 18. a4 Nxb6 19. Nxb6 Rxc1 20. Rxc1
Qd8 21. axb5 Qxb6 22. bxa6 Qxb3 23. Nxb3 bxa6 24. Rc6 Rb8 25. Na5 Rxb2 26.
Kf1 Ra2 27. Rc8+ Bf8 28. Nc6 Kg7 29. Ra8 Ra4 30. Ke2 Rxe4+ 31. Kd3 Ra4 32.
Ra7 Kf6 33. Ra8 Bg7 34. Ra7 Ra2 35. Ke3 Bh6+ 36. Kf3 Ra3+ 37. Ke4 e6 38. Nd8
Ra4+ 39. Kf3 Rf4+ 40. Ke3 exd5 41. Rxf7+ Ke5 42. Nc6+ Ke6  1/2-1/2

July 10, 2016

James Long(1965) - Russell Robbins(1702)  John Hurt Memorial 5  July 19, 2008
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d3 d6 4. g3 g6 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. O-O e5 7. Nbd2 Nge7 8.
c3 O-O 9. Re1 h6 10. a4 Kh7 11. Nc4 f5 12. exf5 Bxf5 13. Qe2 Qd7 14. Ne3 Bh3
15. Bh1 Rf7 16. Nd2 Raf8 17. f3 Be6 18. Ne4 b6 19. Bd2 Nf5 20. Nxf5 gxf5 21.
Nf2 Bd5 22. f4 Bxh1 23. Kxh1 Qb7 24. Qf3 Na5 25. Qxb7 Rxb7 26. Ra3 Nc6 27.
Raa1 a6 28. Kg2 b5 29. axb5 axb5 30. Ra6 Rc8 31. Nd1 Bf8 32. Ne3 Kg6 33. Nd5
Nb8 34. Ra8 Rd8 35. Kf3 Bg7 36. Rea1 Nc6 37. Rxd8 Nxd8 38. Ra8 Nf7 39. h3 b4
40. cxb4 cxb4 41. b3 h5 42. Bxb4 Rb5 43. Ra5 Rb7 44. Ke3 Bh6 45. Kd2 Kg7 0-1

July 09, 2016

Carlos Sims(1993) - Alexis Zamora(1934)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 2
Queen's pawn: Torre attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bg5 Be7 4. e3 Ne4 5. Bf4 O-O 6. Bd3 d5 7. Nbd2 Nd6 8.
h4 Nd7 9. Qe2 c5 10. c3 c4 11. Bc2 f6 12. Bxh7+ Kxh7 13. Ng5+ fxg5 14. hxg5+
Kg8 15. Qh5 Rxf4 16. Qh7+ Kf8 17. exf4 Bxg5 18. fxg5 Qxg5 19. O-O-O Nf6 20.
Qh8+ Kf7 21. f3 b5 22. Qd8 Nfe4 23. Qc7+ Qe7 24. Qxe7+ Kxe7 25. fxe4 dxe4
26. Rh8 a5 27. Re1 Bb7 28. Rxa8 Bxa8 29. b3 Bd5 30. Kc2 e3 31. Rxe3 Bxg2 32.
Rg3 Bd5 33. Rxg7+ Nf7 34. bxc4 bxc4 35. Kb2 e5 36. dxe5 Ke6 37. Rg6+ Kxe5
38. Ra6 Nd8 39. Rxa5 Kd6 40. Ra6+ Nc6 41. Nf1 Kc5 42. Ne3 Bf7 43. Ng4 Be6
44. Nf6 Bf7 45. Nd7+ Kd5 46. Rxc6 1-0

July 08, 2016

Bryan Denley(1894) - Nathan Vogt(1954)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 2
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 g6 4. O-O Bg7 5. c3 a6 6. a4 e6 7. Re1 Nge7 8. d4
cxd4 9. cxd4 d5 10. Ba2 dxe4 11. Rxe4 O-O 12. Be3 Nd5 13. Nc3 Nf6 14. Rh4 h5
15. Bg5 Qb6 16. Qd2 Ne7 17. Rb1 Nf5 18. Rf4 Nh7 19. Ne4 Nxg5 20. Nexg5 Rd8
21. Rd1 f6 22. Ne4 g5 23. Rxf5 Rf8 24. Nexg5 fxg5 25. Rxg5 Bd7 26. Re1 Rad8
27. Ne5 Be8 28. a5 Rxd4 29. Rxg7+ Kxg7 30. Qg5+ Kh7 31. axb6 1-0

July 07, 2016

Aaron Smith(1668) - John Craycroft(1474)  John Hurt Memorial 5  July 19, 2008
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Bf5 3. e3 Nd7 4. Bd3 Bg6 5. Nbd2 Ngf6 6. Qe2 e6 7. Bxg6 hxg6
8. e4 dxe4 9. Nxe4 c6 10. c3 Be7 11. Bf4 Nb6 12. O-O Nfd5 13. Be5 f6 14. Bg3
Qd7 15. Rfe1 O-O-O 16. c4 Nc7 17. Nc5 Bxc5 18. dxc5 Na4 19. Bxc7 Qxc7 20. b4
Kb8 21. Qc2 g5 22. h3 g4 23. hxg4 Rd4 24. Nxd4 Qh2+ 25. Kf1 Qh1+ 26. Ke2
Qxg2 27. Rg1 Qh2 28. Nf3 Qf4 29. Rad1 Rh3 30. Qd3 Nc3+ 31. Qxc3 Rxf3 32.
Qxf3 Qxc4+ 33. Qd3 Qxa2+ 34. Ke3 1-0

July 06, 2016

Jim Davis(1728) - Austin McGregor(1171)  John Hurt Memorial 5  July 19, 2008
Dunst (Sleipner,Heinrichsen) opening

1. Nc3 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 f6 4. dxe5 fxe5 5. e4 Nf6 6. Bg5 Be7 7. Bc4 h6 8.
Bxf6 Bxf6 9. Nh4 h5 10. Qd5 Rf8 11. Ng6 Ne7 12. Qd1 Nxg6 13. Qxh5 Qe7 14.
Qxg6+ Kd8 15. O-O-O Bg5+ 16. Kb1 Rxf2 17. Nd5 Qf7 18. Qxg5+ 1-0

July 05, 2016

Graham Horobetz(2090) - Bryan Denley(1894)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 3
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bc4 d6 6. f5 Nf6 7. O-O O-O 8.
fxg6 hxg6 9. h3 a6 10. a4 Bd7 11. d3 Rb8 12. Qe1 Nd4 13. Nxd4 cxd4 14. Ne2
e5 15. Bg5 Qc8 16. Bxf6 Bxf6 17. Rxf6 Kg7 18. Qf2 Qe8 19. Rf1 Be6 20. Bxe6
fxe6 21. Rxf8 Qxf8 22. Qxf8+ Rxf8 23. Rxf8 Kxf8 24. Kf2 d5 25. Kf3 Kf7 26.
Ng3 Kf6 27. Kg4 b5 28. axb5 axb5 29. h4 b4 30. b3 Kg7 31. Kg5 dxe4 32. Nxe4
Kh7 33. Nc5 1-0

July 04, 2016

Joe Mooney(1900) - David Justice(2087)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 03
King's Indian: London system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. e3 O-O 5. Nbd2 d5 6. h3 c5 7. c3 Nc6 8.
Bd3 Nd7 9. O-O e5 10. dxe5 Ndxe5 11. Be2 Re8 12. Rc1 Bf5 13. Nxe5 Nxe5 14.
Nf3 Nc6 15. Bd3 Be4 16. Qe2 Qb6 17. Rc2 Rad8 18. Rd1 h6 19. Bxe4 dxe4 20.
Rxd8 Rxd8 21. Nd2 f5 22. Qc4+ Kh7 23. Nb3 Ne5 24. Qxc5 Rd1+ 25. Kh2 Nd3 26.
Qxb6 axb6 27. Bc7 h5 28. Nd4 h4 0-1

July 03, 2016

Chris Hilliard(1615) - Maurice Ingram(848)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 02
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bc4 e6 4. O-O Nf6 5. Re1 Be7 6. c3 O-O 7. d4 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Bd7 9. Nc3 Nc6 10. Bg5 a6 11. a3 b5 12. Bd3 Qc7 13. Rc1 Rac8 14. d5
exd5 15. exd5 Ne5 16. Nxe5 dxe5 17. Ne4 Qd8 18. d6 Nxe4 19. dxe7 Qe8 20.
exf8=Q+ Qxf8 21. Rxc8 Bxc8 22. Bxe4 h6 23. Bh4 Be6 24. Qd8 Qxd8 25. Bxd8 Kf8
26. Bc2 f6 27. Bg6 Bf7 28. Bxf7 Kxf7 29. Rd1 Ke6 30. Bc7 Kf5 31. Rd6 Kf4 32.
Rxa6 h5 33. a4 bxa4 1-0

July 02, 2016

Chase Knowles(1565) - Ed Hamelrath(1756)  John Hurt Memorial 5  July 19, 2008
Caro-Kann: advance variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nc3 Qb6 5. Nf3 e6 6. b3 Bb4 7. Bb2 Bxc3+ 8.
Bxc3 c5 9. Bd3 Ne7 10. Qd2 Nbc6 11. O-O-O Bxd3 12. Qxd3 Nb4 13. Bxb4 cxb4
14. Ng5 h6 15. Nh3 Rc8 16. Nf4 O-O 17. Rd2 Rc3 18. Qe2 Nf5 19. g4 Nxd4 20.
Qd1 Rfc8 21. h4 Rxc2+ 22. Rxc2 Rxc2+ 23. Kb1 Qa6 24. Qxc2 Nxc2 25. Kxc2
Qxa2+ 26. Kd3 Qxb3+ 27. Ke2 Qc4+ 28. Nd3 Qe4+ 0-1

July 01, 2016

Edgar Davison(1952) - Jeff Kovalic(1940)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 3
Colle system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. e3 c5 4. Bd3 d5 5. c3 b6 6. Nbd2 Bb7 7. Ne5 Be7 8. f4
Nbd7 9. Qf3 Qc7 10. O-O g6 11. g4 Rf8 12. a4 a5 13. g5 Nh5 14. Bb5 Bc8 15.
e4 f6 16. gxf6 Nxf6 17. Bc6 Bb7 18. exd5 Bxc6 19. dxc6 Nxe5 20. dxe5 Nd5 21.
Ne4 Rc8 22. Be3 Qxc6 23. c4 Nxe3 24. Qxe3 Rd8 25. Rfd1 Kf7 26. b3 Kg7 27. h4
Bxh4 28. Rd6 Rxd6 29. exd6 Bf6 30. Rd1 Qd7 31. Nxf6 Rxf6 32. Qe4 Rf5 33. Rd2
Rf8 34. Qe5+ Kg8 35. Re2 Rd8 36. Rd2 Rf8 37. Qg5 Rf7 38. Kh2 Qe8 39. Qe5 Rf5
40. d7 Qd8 41. Qxe6+ Kg7 1/2-1/2

June 30, 2016

Anderson-Weaver Free Chess Tournament at the Library! June 25, 2016 round 3
Symmetrical English

1. c4 g6 2. Nf3 Bg7 3. e3 c5 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. Be2 Nf6 6. O-O d5 7. b3 O-O 8. Bb2
d4 9. exd4 cxd4 10. Nd5 Nxd5 11. cxd5 Qxd5 12. Bc4 Qd8 13. d3 a6 14. a4 Rb8 15.
Qc2 Bg4 16. Ng5 e6 17. Ne4 e5 18. Ba3 Ne7 19. Ng5 Bf6 20. Nxf7 Rxf7 21. Bxf7+
Kxf7 22. f4 Kg7 23. fxe5 Bxe5 24. Rae1 Bd6 25. Qc4 Bxa3 26. Rf7+ Kh6 27. b4 Nc6
28. Re4 Bf5 29. Rxf5 gxf5 30. Qe6+ Kg7 31. Qxf5 Bxb4 32. Rg4+ Kh8 33. h4 Rc8
34. h5 Bd2 35. g3 Be3+ 36. Kg2 Qf8 37. Qxf8+ Rxf8 38. Kh3 Rf1 39. Re4 Rh1+ 40.
Kg4 Na5 41. Kf3 Rxh5 42. Re8+ Kg7 43. Re7+ Kg6 44. Rxb7 0-1

June 29, 2016

David Sichel(1989) - Sam O'Bar(1778)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 03
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 d6 5. d3 Bg7 6. Nge2 e6 7. Bd2 Nge7 8.
Qc1 a6 9. a3 O-O 10. Bh6 b5 11. h4 Nd4 12. Bxg7 Kxg7 13. h5 Ng8 14. Nxd4
cxd4 15. Ne2 e5 16. hxg6 fxg6 17. O-O Bg4 18. f3 Be6 19. c3 dxc3 20. bxc3
Qa5 21. Qb2 Nf6 22. Kh2 Nd7 23. Rfd1 Qc7 24. d4 Bc4 25. Ng1 Rad8 26. Nh3 h6
27. Qd2 Nb6 28. Nf2 Be6 29. Rh1 Rc8 30. Kg1 Rh8 31. Rc1 Nc4 32. Qa2 Qa5 33.
Nd1 Ra8 34. Ra1 Qc7 35. a4 bxa4 36. Qxa4 Bc8 37. dxe5  0-1

June 28, 2016

John Maddox(1469) - Charles Herbers(1997)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 03
KP: Nimzovich defense

1. e4 Nc6 2. d4 e5 3. d5 Nce7 4. Nc3 Ng6 5. Nf3 Bc5 6. Bd3 d6 7. a3 N8e7 8.
b4 Bb6 9. O-O a6 10. Na4 Ba7 11. c4 O-O 12. Bb2 f5 13. Qc2 Nf4 14. Nc3 Qe8
15. Ne2 fxe4 16. Bxe4 Qh5 17. Nxf4 Rxf4 18. Bc1 Rg4 19. g3 Nf5 20. Kg2 Bd7
21. Rb1 Rf8 22. Qd3 Nh4+ 23. Nxh4 Qxh4 24. h3 Rxg3+ 25. Qxg3 Qxe4+ 26. f3
Qxb1 27. Bh6 Qg6 28. Qxg6 hxg6 29. Bg5 Bf5 30. Rd1 e4 31. Bf4 Bxh3+ 32. Kxh3
Rxf4 33. fxe4 Rxe4 34. c5 dxc5 35. bxc5 Rc4 36. c6 bxc6 37. dxc6 Bb6 0-1

June 27, 2016

Andy Sorensen(1553) - Kenneth Turner(1926)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 3
King's pawn game

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 d6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. d4 exd4 6. Nxd4 Nxd4 7. Qxd4 Nf6
8. Nd5 O-O 9. O-O a6 10. Nxf6+ Bxf6 11. Qd3 Bd7 12. c3 Bc6 13. Be3 Qd7 14.
Rad1 Rfe8 15. f3 Qe7 16. Bd4 Rad8 17. Bxf6 Qxf6 18. Bd5 Bxd5 19. Qxd5 c6 20.
Qd4 Qxd4+ 21. Rxd4 Kf8 22. Rfd1 Re6 23. c4 Ke7 24. c5 g6 25. Kf2 f5 26. exf5
gxf5 27. cxd6+ Rdxd6 28. Rxd6 Rxd6 29. Rxd6 Kxd6 30. Ke3 Ke5 31. f4+ Kd5 32.
h3 h5 33. Kf3 c5 34. g4 fxg4+ 35. hxg4 h4 36. g5 b5 37. Kg4 c4 38. a3 a5 39.
Kf5 Kd6 40. Kf6 h3 41. g6 h2 42. g7 h1=Q 43. g8=Q Qh6+ 44. Kf5 Qh3+ 45. Ke4
Qd3# 0-1

June 26, 2016

Josh Salter(1911) - Graham Horobetz(1970)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 02
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. c3 Bg7 4. d4 cxd4 5. cxd4 d5 6. e5 f6 7. Bf4 a6 8. Nc3
Nc6 9. Bd3 Bg4 10. h3 Bxf3 11. exf6 Nxf6 12. gxf3 Nh5 13. Be3 O-O 14. Rg1 e5
15. Bxg6 hxg6 16. Rxg6 exd4 17. Bxd4 Qe8+ 18. Be3 Qxg6 19. Qxd5+ Kh8 20. Qb3
Qg1+ 0-1

June 25, 2016

Charles Herbers(1997) - Nathan Vogt(1824)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 02
Sicilian: closed, 2...Nc6

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Bc4 e6 4. d3 Nge7 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bh4 g5 7. Bg3 d5 8.
exd5 exd5 9. Bb3 Bg7 10. Nge2 O-O 11. O-O f5 12. f4 g4 13. Bh4 Be6 14. Re1
Bf7 15. Ng3 Qd7 16. Ba4 Ng6 17. Nxf5 Qxf5 18. Bg3 Rac8 19. Nb5 Rfd8 20. c3
a6 21. Na3 d4 22. Bc2 b5 23. Nb1 h5 24. a4 h4 25. axb5 axb5 26. Bf2 h3 27.
gxh3 Nxf4 0-1

June 24, 2016

Ed Hamelrath(1756) - Christopher Hilliard(1563)  John Hurt Memorial 5  July 19, 2008
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 b6 4. e4 d5 5. cxd5 exd5 6. e5 Ne4 7. Nxe4 dxe4 8.
Bf4 Bb4+ 9. Bd2 Bxd2+ 10. Qxd2 O-O 11. f3 Bb7 12. O-O-O Qd5 13. Kb1 Nc6 14.
fxe4 Qxe4+ 15. Bd3 Qxd4 16. Bxh7+ Kh8 17. Qc2 Qxe5 18. Nf3 Qh5 19. Be4 Nb4
20. Qc4 Bxe4+ 21. Qxe4 Qh7 22. Qxh7+ Kxh7 23. Rd7 c5 24. Re1 Nc6 25. Ng5+
Kg6 26. h4 Rad8 27. Red1 Rxd7 28. Rxd7 Nd4 29. Rxa7 1/2-1/2

June 23, 2016

Kenneth Turner(1936) - David Sichel(1978)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 4
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. Bc4 Nf6 5. Nc3 c6 6. O-O O-O 7. h3 Nxe4 8.
Bxf7+ Rxf7 9. Nxe4 h6 10. d5 Qf8 11. Nh4 Kh7 12. Ng3 Bf6 13. Nxg6 Qg8 14.
Nf4 Rg7 15. Ngh5 Rg5 16. h4 Bg4 17. Nxf6+ exf6 18. f3 Rg7 19. fxg4 Rxg4 20.
Rf2 Nd7 21. Qd3+ Kh8 22. Qf5 Ne5 23. Qxf6+ Kh7 24. Nh3 Rg6 25. Qf5 Qxd5 26.
h5 Rg8 27. hxg6+ Rxg6 28. Be3 1-0

June 22, 2016

Carlos Sims(1993) - Graham Horobetz(2090)   John Hurt Memorial 7  June 26, 2010  round 4
Queen's pawn: Torre attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bg5 h6 4. Bh4 Be7 5. e3 b6 6. Bd3 Bb7 7. Nbd2 c5 8.
c3 d5 9. O-O Nbd7 10. Qa4 O-O 11. Bb5 a6 12. Bxd7 Nxd7 13. Bxe7 Qxe7 14. Qb3
a5 15. Rfe1 a4 16. Qc2 Nf6 17. Ne5 Ne4 18. Nxe4 dxe4 19. b3 a3 20. dxc5 bxc5
21. Nc4 f5 22. Qc1 Qg5 23. Nxa3 f4 24. exf4 Rxf4 25. Nc4 Raf8 26. g3 e3 27.
Qxe3 Rxf2 28. Qxe6+ Kh8 29. Re2 Rxe2 30. Qxe2 Qd5 0-1

June 21, 2016

David Justice(2087) - Micah Lacefield(1833)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 02
Réti opening

1. Nf3 c5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nc6 6. Nb3 Nf6 7. O-O O-O
8. Nc3 d6 9. h3 Be6 10. e4 Rc8 11. Nd5 Qd7 12. Kh2 b6 13. Bg5 Rfd8 14. c3 h6
15. Nxf6+ exf6 16. Be3 d5 17. exd5 Bxd5 18. Qxd5 Qxd5 19. Bxd5 Rxd5 20. Rfd1
Rcd8 21. Rxd5 Rxd5 22. Kg2 f5 23. f4 Na5 24. Nxa5 Rxa5 25. a3 Rb5 26. Ra2
Kf8 27. Kf3 Ke7 28. Ke2 Kd6 29. a4 Rd5 30. c4 Rc5 31. Bxc5+ Kxc5 32. Kd3 Kb4
33. a5 bxa5 34. b3 Bc3 35. Rxa5 Kxa5 36. Kxc3 Kb6 37. b4 f6 38. Kd4 h5 39.
h4 a6 40. Kd5 g5 41. Ke6 1-0

June 20, 2016

Graham Horobetz(1970) - Kenneth Turner(1940)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 03
KGA: Fischer defense

1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Nf3 d6 4. d4 g5 5. Bc4 Bg7 6. O-O Nc6 7. c3 Nh6 8. b4
Bg4 9. Qb3 O-O 10. g3 Bxf3 11. Rxf3 Nxd4 12. cxd4 Bxd4+ 13. Kh1 Bxa1 14.
gxf4 g4 15. Rg3 Qe7 16. Nc3 Bxc3 17. Qxc3 Qxe4+ 18. Kg1 d5 19. Bd3 d4 20.
Qc2 Qe1+ 21. Kg2 f5 22. Bd2 Qe8 23. Qc4+ Qf7 24. Qxd4 Rad8 25. Qc5 Qd5+ 26.
Qxd5+ Rxd5 27. Bc4 Rd8 28. Re3 Kf8 29. Bxd5 Rxd5 30. Bc3 Kf7 31. Kg3 Ng8 32.
Be5 c6 33. Bh8 a6 34. h3 Nf6 35. hxg4 Nxg4 36. Rf3 Rd2 37. a4 Rc2 38. a5 Rd2
39. Rc3 Ke6 40. Kh4 Nf2 41. Be5 Ne4 42. Rb3 Kd5 43. Kh5 Nf2 44. Rc3 Rd3 45.
Rc5+ Ke6 46. Kh6 Rh3+ 47. Kg7 Nd3 48. Rc2 Nxe5 49. Re2 Rg3+ 50. Kxh7 Kf7 51.
Kh6 Nd3 52. Rd2 Kf6 53. Kh7 Nxf4 54. Rd6+ Ne6 55. b5 cxb5 56. Rb6 Ra3 57.
Rxb7 Rxa5 58. Rb6 f4 59. Rd6 Ke5 60. Rd1 Ra3 61. Re1+ Re3 62. Ra1 Nc5 63.
Rc1 Kd4 64. Rd1+ Rd3 65. Rf1 f3 66. Kg6 a5 67. Kh5 b4 68. Kh4 a4 69. Kh5 b3
70. Kh4 a3 71. Kh5 b2 72. Rg1 a2 73. Rg4+ Ne4 74. Rg8 Nf6+ 75. Kh4 Nxg8 76.
Kh5 Ke4 77. Kg5 f2 78. Kg4 f1=Q 79. Kh4 Qg2 80. Kh5 Rh3# 0-1

June 19, 2016

Micah Lacefield(1833) - Chris Hilliard(1615)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 03
French: Tarrasch, closed variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. f4 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ngf3 Qb6 8.
Nb3 Be7 9. Be3 c4 10. Nbd2 Qxb2 11. Rc1 Qxa2 12. Be2 Qa5 13. O-O Qd8 14. Qe1
Nf8 15. Ng5 h6 16. Nh3 Ng6 17. Bh5 O-O 18. Bxg6 fxg6 19. Qg3 Kh7 20. Nf3 Bd7
21. Rb1 Rb8 22. Bc1 b5 23. Bd2 a5 24. Nhg5+ hxg5 25. Nxg5+ Bxg5 26. fxg5 Kg8
27. h4 b4 28. Rxf8+ Qxf8 29. Rf1 Qe7 30. h5 gxh5 31. g6 Rf8 32. Qh3 Rxf1+
33. Kxf1 h4 34. Kg1 b3 35. Qg4 Be8 36. Qh5 Bxg6 37. Qxg6 Qf7 38. Qb1 Qf5 39.
Qb2 h3 40. gxh3 Qxh3 41. Bc1 Qg4+ 42. Kf1 g5 43. Qa3 Qf3+ 44. Kg1 Qxc3 45.
Bb2 Qe3+ 46. Kh1 Nxd4 47. Bxd4 Qxd4 48. Qd6 Qh4+ 49. Kg2 Qg4+ 50. Kf2 Qf5+
51. Ke2 Kg7 52. Qe7+ Kg6 53. Qe8+ Qf7 54. Qb5 g4 55. Qxa5 g3 56. Qe1 Qf2+ 0-1

June 18, 2016

Charles Herbers(1997) - Rafi Chowdhury(1715)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 04
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 g6 5. Nge2 Bg7 6. O-O O-O 7. Bg5 Nbd7 8.
f4 b6 9. Ng3 Bb7 10. f5 a5 11. a4 Ba6 12. Bb3 Ne5 13. fxg6 hxg6 14. Qe2 Rb8
15. Rf4 Qc8 16. Bxf6 Bxf6 17. Raf1 Bb7 18. Bd5 Ba6 19. h4 Kg7 20. h5 Rh8 21.
Ba2 Bb7 22. Nd5 Bxd5 23. Bxd5 Qd7 24. c3 Qxa4 25. Rxf6 exf6 26. Qf2 Ng4 27.
Qf4 Qd7 28. hxg6 fxg6 29. Nf5+ gxf5 30. exf5 Ne5 31. Qg3+ Kf8 32. d4 Qg7 33.
Qe3 Ng4 34. Qe6 Rd8 35. Rf4 Rh1+ 36. Kxh1 Qh6+ 37. Kg1 Qh2+ 0-1

June 17, 2016

Chris Hilliard(1615) - Tony Maneclang(1670)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 04
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bc4 e6 4. O-O Nf6 5. Re1 Nc6 6. c3 a6 7. d4 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Be7 9. Nc3 b5 10. Bb3 O-O 11. Qe2 Re8 12. Bg5 Bb7 13. Rad1 Qc7 14. Bc2
Rac8 15. d5 Na5 16. dxe6 fxe6 17. Nd4 e5 18. Bxf6 Bxf6 19. Bb3+ Nxb3 20.
Nxb3 Bg5 21. Qg4 Bh6 22. Nd5 Bxd5 23. Rxd5 Rcd8 24. Red1 g6 25. Qh4 Bf8 26.
Nd2 Qc2 27. Nf3 Be7 28. Qg4 Qxb2 29. h4 Rc8 30. h5 Kg7 31. Nh4 Bxh4 32. Qxh4
Rcd8 33. h6+ Kf7 34. R1d3 Qc1+ 35. Kh2 Qf4+ 36. Qxf4+ exf4 37. Rxd6 Rxd6 38.
Rxd6 Rxe4 39. Rxa6 Ra4 40. Rb6 Rxa2 41. Rb7+ Kg8 1/2-1/2

June 16, 2016

Josh Salter(1911) - Jonathan Van Doren(1369)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 04
Ruy Lopez: closed, Flohr-Zaitsev system (Lenzerheide variation)

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O d6 6. Re1 Be7 7. c3 b5 8.
Bb3 O-O 9. h3 Bb7 10. a4 Na5 11. Bc2 d5 12. exd5 Qxd5 13. Rxe5 Qd7 14. d4
Nc4 15. Re1 Rfe8 16. b3 Nb6 17. axb5 axb5 18. Rxa8 Rxa8 19. Bg5 Nbd5 20. Ne5
Qd6 21. Qd3 g6 22. f4 Nh5 23. Bxe7 Nxe7 24. Qxb5 Qd5 25. Qxd5 Bxd5 26. c4
Bb7 27. Nd3 Nf5 28. d5 Kf8 29. Nc5 Nd4 30. Bd1 Rb8 31. Nd7+ 1-0

June 15, 2016

Chase Knowles(1671) - Graham Horobetz(1970)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 04
English opening

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. d3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. g3 Nc6 6. Bg2 Be6 7. Nf3 Bc5 8.
Ng5 Nxc3 9. Bxc6+ bxc6 10. bxc3 Bf5 11. Nf3 Qd6 12. d4 exd4 13. cxd4 Rd8 14.
e3 Bb4+ 15. Bd2 Bxd2+ 16. Nxd2 Bh3 17. Qf3 f5 18. Qh5+ g6 19. Qxh3 c5 20.
O-O O-O 21. Nf3 cxd4 22. Nxd4 c5 23. Nf3 Qf6 24. Qh4 Qc6 25. Qc4+ Kg7 26.
Nd4 Qb6 27. Ne6+ Kf6 28. Nxf8 Rxf8 29. Rfc1 Rc8 30. Qc3+ Kf7 31. Qb3+ Qe6
32. Qxe6+ Kxe6 33. Rd1 h6 34. Rac1 a6 35. Rd2 a5 36. Rcd1 Rc6 37. Rc2 h5 38.
Rc4 g5 39. h3 Rc7 40. f4 g4 41. hxg4 hxg4 42. e4 fxe4 43. Rxe4+ Kf7 44. Rd5
Kf6 1-0

June 14, 2016

Eric Poss(1401) - Bradley Denton(2022)    Memphis Mid-Summer Open    July 17, 2004 
Giuoco Pianissimo

1. e4 e5 2. Bc4 Nc6 3. d3 Bc5 4. Nf3 d6 5. a3 Bg4 6. Nbd2 Qd7 7. h3 Be6 8.
Bxe6 fxe6 9. Nc4 Nge7 10. b4 Bb6 11. Nxb6 axb6 12. O-O Nxb4 13. Nh4 O-O 14.
f4 Nbc6 15. Qg4 Rad8 16. f5 exf5 17. Nxf5 Nxf5 18. Rxf5 Rxf5 19. Qxf5 Qxf5
20. exf5 Nd4 21. g4 Nxc2 22. Ra2 Ne1 23. Be3 Nxd3 24. g5 Rf8 25. Rd2 Nc5 26.
Bxc5 bxc5 27. Rf2 e4 28. f6 gxf6 29. gxf6 d5 30. Rg2+ Kf7 31. Rg7+ Kxf6 32.
Rxc7 c4 33. Kf2 Rf7 34. Rc5 Ke5+ 35. Ke3 Rf3+ 36. Kd2 Kd4 37. Rb5 Rxa3 38.
Rxb7 Rxh3 39. Rg7 Rh2+ 40. Ke1 Kd3 41. Rg3+ e3 42. Rf3 Rh1+ 43. Rf1 Rxf1+
44. Kxf1 Kd2 45. Kg2 e2 46. Kf3 e1=Q 47. Kf4 Qe6 48. Kf3 Qf5+ 49. Kg3 Ke2
50. Kh4 h5 51. Kg3 Qg4+ 52. Kh2 Kf2 53. Kh1 Qh3# 0-1

June 13, 2016

Alex Sytnytsky(1438) - David Sichel(1989)    John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 04
Benko's opening

1. g3 f5 2. e3 Nf6 3. Nc3 e6 4. Bg2 d5 5. Nf3 c6 6. d4 Bd6 7. O-O Nbd7 8.
Ne2 O-O 9. Kh1 Ne4 10. Neg1 Qe8 11. Nh4 Ndf6 12. Nh3 g5 13. Bxe4 Nxe4 14.
Ng2 Qg6 15. f4 g4 16. Nh4 Qh5 17. Qe2 Be7 18. Nf2 Bxh4 19. Nxe4 dxe4 20.
gxh4 Qxh4 21. Qf2 Qh5 22. Rg1 Rf6 23. Bd2 Rh6 24. Rg3 Kf7 25. Rag1 b6 26.
Bb4 Ba6 27. Bd6 Rg6 28. b3 Qh4 29. c4 Qd8 30. Be5 Qe7 31. R3g2 Rag8 32. h3
gxh3 33. Rxg6 Rxg6 34. Rxg6 hxg6 35. Kh2 g5 36. Kxh3 g4+ 37. Kg3 Qb4 38. Kh4
b5 39. c5 Qc3 40. Kg5 b4 41. Qh4 Qxe3 42. Qh7+ Ke8 43. Bd6 Kd8 44. Qe7+ Kc8
45. Qc7# 1-0

June 12, 2016

Turner-Horobetz Memphis Open June 05, 2016 round 5
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. d3 Nc6 5. Be2 Nf6 6. O-O d5 7. exd5 Nxd5 8.
Bd2 O-O 9. h3 h6 10. Re1 e5 11. Nxd5 Qxd5 12. Bc3 Be6 13. Nd2 Qd7 14. Bf3
Nd4 15. Ne4 Rac8 16. Bd2 Bd5 17. Be3 Nxf3+ 18. gxf3 Qxh3 19. Bc1 f5 20. Re3
f4 21. Re2 Rf5 0-1

June 11, 2016

Horobetz-Shimanov Memphis Open June 05, 2016 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 e6 8.
h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 Nf6 11. Bd2 c5 12. O-O-O Nc6 13. Be3 Qa5 14. Qb3
O-O-O 15. Kb1 Bd6 16. dxc5 Bxc5 17. Nd2 Be7 18. Nc4 Qc7 19. c3 Ng4 20. Qc2
Na5 21. Rxd8+ Rxd8 22. Nxa5 Nxe3 23. fxe3 Qxa5 24. Rd1 Qe5 25. Rxd8+ Bxd8
26. Nf1 Qxh5 27. Kc1 Qg4 28. Qf2 f5 29. Nd2 Bb6 30. Kc2 g5 31. Qf1 Qa4+ 32.
Kb1 0-1

June 10, 2016

Max Friedman(1182) - Maurice Ingram(unr)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 04
Queen's pawn game, Darooha variation

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 e6 4. Bf4 Bb4 5. e3 O-O 6. h3 Nc6 7. a3 Bxc3+ 8.
bxc3 Ne4 9. Qd3 Bd7 10. c4 Na5 11. cxd5 exd5 12. Nd2 Re8 13. Be2 Nxf2 14.
Kxf2 Qh4+ 15. Bg3 Qf6+ 16. Nf3 Nc4 17. Bxc7 Rxe3 18. Qd1 Rae8 19. Bxc4 dxc4
20. Be5 Qh6 21. Qc1 Rf8 22. Qxe3 Qxe3+ 23. Kxe3 f6 24. Bg3 Re8+ 25. Kf2 Bf5
26. Rhe1 Rf8 27. c3 b5 28. Nh4 Bd3 29. Re3 f5 30. Bf4 h6 31. Ng6 1-0

June 09, 2016

Tony Maneclang(1670) - Charles Herbers(1997)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
English: three knights system

1. Nf3 Nc6 2. c4 e5 3. Nc3 Bc5 4. e3 d6 5. Be2 Nge7 6. d3 a6 7. O-O O-O 8.
d4 exd4 9. exd4 Bb6 10. a3 Bg4 11. Be3 Nf5 12. c5 Nxe3 13. fxe3 dxc5 14. Na4
Qe7 15. Ne5 Nxe5 16. Nxb6 cxb6 17. dxe5 Bxe2 18. Qxe2 Qxe5 19. Rad1 Rad8 20.
g3 g6 21. Kf2 Rfe8 22. Rxd8 Rxd8 23. Re1 b5 24. Kg1 c4 25. Kf2 Rd3 26. Kg1
Rb3 27. Qg2 Rxe3 28. Rxe3 Qxe3+ 29. Kh1 Qc1+ 0-1

June 08, 2016

Randall Senn(1900) - Alex Sytnytsky(1438)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
English opening

1. c4 e6 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 c6 4. Bg2 Bb4 5. e3 Bxc3 6. dxc3 d5 7. cxd5 exd5
8. Ne2 Bg4 9. h3 Bxe2 10. Qxe2 Nbd7 11. O-O Qb6 12. b3 O-O-O 13. Bb2 Rhe8
14. Qc2 Ne4 15. c4 Kb8 16. cxd5 cxd5 17. Bd4 Rc8 18. Qxc8+ Rxc8 19. Bxb6
axb6 20. Bxe4 dxe4 21. Rac1 Rxc1 22. Rxc1 Ne5 23. Rd1 Nd3 24. Kf1 Kc7 25. f4
Kc6 26. Ke2 Kb5 27. Rxd3 exd3+ 28. Kxd3 Kb4 29. Kc2 Kc5 30. a3 b5 31. Kc3
Kd5 32. Kd3 f5 33. g4 fxg4 34. hxg4 g6 35. g5 Ke6 36. e4 Kd6 37. Kd4 b6 38.
f5 gxf5 39. exf5 Ke7 40. Ke5 Kf7 41. Kd6 Kg7 42. Kc6 b4 43. a4 h5 44. gxh6+
Kxh6 1-0

June 07, 2016

Gary Pylant(1802) - Gurukumar Swami(2108)   City Championship  January 9, 2004 
Queen's pawn: Torre attack

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. d4 e6 3. Bg5 Bb4+ 4. c3 Be7 5. Nbd2 d5 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Bd3 O-O
8. O-O h6 9. Bh4 c5 10. Re1 b6 11. e4 dxe4 12. Nxe4 Bb7 13. Rc1 Nxe4 14.
Bxe4 Bxe4 15. Rxe4 Bxh4 16. Rxh4 Qe7 17. Qe2 cxd4 18. Rxd4 Rac8 19. Rcd1 Nf6
20. Qd2 Rc5 21. Rd8 Nd5 22. Rxf8+ Kxf8 23. Ne5 Qc7 24. Nf3 Kg8 25. h3 b5 26.
Qd4 a6 27. Qg4 Nf4 28. Qh4 f6 29. g3 Nd5 30. Qe4 Kf7 31. Nd4 Qd7 32. Re1 e5
33. Qf5 Qxf5 34. Nxf5 Ne7 35. Nxe7 Kxe7 36. f4 Ke6 37. fxe5 Rxe5 38. Rxe5+
Kxe5 39. Kf2 Ke4 40. Ke2 f5 41. b3 g5 42. a3 h5 43. a4 bxa4 44. bxa4 a5 0-1

June 06, 2016

Rafi Chowdhury(1706) - David Justice(2087)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
King's Indian: East Indian defense

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. e3 Bg7 4. Bd3 O-O 5. Nbd2 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. O-O d5 8.
Re1 Bf5 9. Qe2 c4 10. Bb1 e6 11. e4 dxe4 12. Nxe4 Bxe4 13. Bxe4 Nxe4 14.
Qxe4 Qd5 15. Bf4 Rfd8 16. Re2 b5 17. Qxd5 Rxd5 18. Rae1 h6 19. h3 a5 20. Ne5
Bxe5 21. Bxe5 Rc8 22. g4 b4 23. f3 Rb5 24. Kf1 Ne7 25. Bg3 Nd5 26. Rc1 Rc6
27. Kf2 a4 28. Kf1 bxc3 29. bxc3 a3 30. Ke1 Rcb6 31. h4 Kf8 32. Bh2 Ke7 33.
Bg3 Rb1 34. Kd2 R6b2+ 35. Rc2 Rxc2+ 36. Kxc2 Rb2+ 37. Kd1 Nxc3+ 0-1

June 05, 2016

John Maddox(1468) - Joe Mooney(1900)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
Robatsch defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 c6 4. Be3 d5 5. f3 a6 6. Qd2 h5 7. O-O-O b5 8. Kb1
e6 9. Nh3 Nd7 10. Nf2 Nb6 11. g4 a5 12. gxh5 Rxh5 13. Ne2 Nc4 14. Qd3 Ba6
15. Nf4 Rh4 16. Re1 b4 17. Ng4 Na3+ 18. bxa3 Bxd3 19. Bxd3 bxa3 20. Ka1 Qb6
21. Rb1 Bxd4+ 0-1

June 04, 2016

Graham Horobetz(1970) - Chris Hilliard(1615)  John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
French: King's Indian attack

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. g3 Bc5 5. Bg2 O-O 6. Ne2 Nc6 7. O-O Re8 8.
a4 h6 9. c3 a6 10. h3 dxe4 11. dxe4 Ne5 12. b4 Ba7 13. Nb3 Nd3 14. Ned4 Nxc1
15. Rxc1 e5 16. Nf5 Be6 17. Qc2 Qe7 18. Na5 c5 19. Rfd1 Qc7 20. Nd6 Reb8 21.
Kh1 b6 22. Nac4 cxb4 23. cxb4 b5 24. axb5 axb5 25. Nxe5 Qxc2 26. Rxc2 Bb3
27. Rdc1 Bxc2 28. Rxc2 Bb6 29. Nexf7 Ra1+ 30. Kh2 Rb1 31. e5 Ne8 32. Bd5 Rd1
33. Nxh6+ Kh7 34. Bf3 Rf1 35. Ng4 Nxd6 36. exd6 Rb1 37. d7 Ra8 38. Rc6 Bd4
39. Be4+ Kh8 40. Rc8+ 1-0

June 03, 2016

David Sichel(1989) - Chase Knowles(1671)    John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 01
Caro-Kann: classical variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Nf3 Nd7 7. Bd3 Bxd3
8. Qxd3 Ngf6 9. O-O Qc7 10. Bd2 e6 11. c4 Bd6 12. Rac1 O-O-O 13. b4 h6 14.
Rfe1 g5 15. b5 Kb8 16. bxc6 Qxc6 17. Rc2 g4 18. Nh4 Qc7 19. Qb3 Be7 20. Ngf5
Bd6 21. Nxd6 Qxd6 22. Rb1 Qb6 23. Rcb2 Qxb3 24. Rxb3 b6 25. a4 Ka8 26. f3
gxf3 27. Nxf3 Ne4 28. Bf4 Rdg8 29. a5 Ng5 30. axb6 Nh3+ 31. Kf1 Nxf4 32. Ra1
Kb8 33. Rxa7 Rd8 34. c5 Nd5 35. Ne5 Nxe5 36. dxe5 Rc8 37. Rba3 Rhd8 38. b7
Rxc5 39. Ra8+ Kxb7 40. Rxd8 Rc1+ 41. Kf2 Rc4 42. Rd7+ Kb6 43. Rxf7 Re4 44.
Rh7 Rxe5 45. Rxh6 Kc5 46. Ra6 Rf5+ 47. Kg3 e5 48. Ra5+ Kd4 49. Rh4+ Nf4 50.
Kf3 Kd3 51. Rxe5 Rxe5 52. Rxf4 Rh5 53. h4 1-0

June 02, 2016

Abou Anne(1654) - Falilou Keita(1506)     City Championship  January 30, 2004 
Colle

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 e6 4. Bd3 Bd6 5. Nbd2 Nbd7 6. O-O e5 7. e4 O-O 8.
exd5 Nxd5 9. Nc4 Qe7 10. dxe5 Nxe5 11. Nfxe5 Bxe5 12. Qh5 Bxh2+ 13. Kxh2 Nf6
14. Bg5 Nxh5 15. Bxe7 Re8 16. Bg5 b5 17. Na3 h6 18. Bh4 Be6 19. Be2 Nf6 20.
Bxf6 gxf6 21. c3 Re7 1-0

June 01, 2016

Gurukumar Swami(2108) - J. Stanton Polk(1725)     City Championship  January 31, 2004 
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nf6 5. Ng5 Bf5 6. N1f3 Nbd7 7. Bd3
Bxd3 8. Qxd3 e6 9. O-O Bd6 10. Re1 Qc7 11. Nxf7 Kxf7 12. Ng5+ Kg8 13. Rxe6
Bxh2+ 14. Kh1 h6 15. Ne4 Nxe4 16. Qxe4 Bd6 17. Qe2 Nf8 18. Re4 Qf7 19. c4
Ng6 20. Bd2 Kh7 21. Re1 Rhf8 22. Kg1 Qf5 23. f4 Bxf4 24. Rf1 Qg5 25. Bb4 Rf5
26. g4 Rf6 27. Rf2 h5 28. Rg2 h4 29. Qd3 Rd8 30. b3 Kh6 31. a4 Rd7 32. Re8
Bc7 33. Bd2 Rf4 34. Re6 Rdxd4 35. Qxd4 Bb6 36. c5 Bxc5 37. Qxc5 Qxc5+ 38.
Kh2 Qd4 39. Rge2 Kh7 40. Be3 Qb4 41. Bxf4 Qxf4+ 42. Kh1 Qf3+ 43. Kh2 Nf4 44.
R6e3 Qxe2+ 45. Rxe2 Nxe2 46. Kh3 0-1

May 31, 2016 

Carlos Sims (1682) - Gurukumar Swami(2108)     City Championship  February 03, 2004 
Ruy Lopez: Marshall counter-attack, 11...c6

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 O-O 8.
c3 d5 9. exd5 Nxd5 10. Nxe5 Nxe5 11. Rxe5 c6 12. Bxd5 cxd5 13. d4 Bd6 14.
Re1 Qh4 15. g3 Qh3 16. Qf3 Ra7 17. Qg2 Qh5 18. f3 Bh3 19. Qf2 f5 20. f4 Re8
21. Be3 Rae7 22. Nd2 g5 23. fxg5 f4 24. gxf4 Qg4+ 25. Kh1 Rxe3 26. Rxe3 Rxe3
27. Rg1 Re2 28. Rxg4 Rxf2 29. Rg3 Bxf4 30. Rxh3 Bxd2 31. Rh6 Bxg5 32. Rxa6
Rxb2 33. Rb6 Bd2 34. a4 Bxc3 35. axb5 Bxd4 36. Rb7 Bc5 37. Rd7 d4 38. Rd5
Rxb5 39. Kg2 Rb2+ 40. Kf3 Bb6 41. Rd6 d3 42. Rxd3 Rxh2 43. Rd7 Rf2+ 44. Kg3
Rf6 45. Rb7 Bf2+ 46. Kg2 Be3 47. Rd7 Rg6+ 48. Kh1 Rh6+ 49. Kg2 Bf4 50. Kg1
Rh4 51. Kg2 Be5 52. Re7 Bg7 53. Rd7 h5 54. Re7 Kh7 55. Re6 Rf4 56. Rc6 Bf6
57. Rc7+ Kg6 58. Rc6 Kg5 59. Rc8 Kg4 60. Rg8+ Bg5 61. Rg7 h4 62. Rg8 h3+ 63.
Kh2 Rf2+ 64. Kg1 Rd2 65. Rg7 Kh4 66. Rf7 Kg3 67. Rf1 Be3+ 68. Kh1 Rh2# 0-1

May 30, 2016

Rainey-Child Free at the Library, January 31, 2015 round 1
Caro-Kann: two knights, 3...Bg4

1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Nc3 Bg4 4. Be2 dxe4 5. Nxe4 e6 6. d3 Nd7 7. Bg5 Be7 8.
Qd2 Ngf6 9. h3 Bxf3 10. Bxf3 Nxe4 11. Bxe4 Bxg5 12. f4 Bh4+ 13. Ke2 Qb6 14.
d4 O-O-O 15. a4 Nf6 16. Bf3 Qxd4 17. Qc1 Qf2# 0-1

May 29, 2016

Turner-Reynolds Free at the Library, January 31, 2015 round 2
French: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. d4 Bd6 5. Bd3 Nf6 6. O-O O-O 7. Bg5 Bg4 8.
Bxf6 Qxf6 9. Nbd2 Qh6 10. h3 Bxh3 11. gxh3 Qxh3 12. Ne5 Nc6 13. Qg4 Qxg4+ 14.
Nxg4 Nxd4 15. Ne3 c6 16. Kg2 g6 17. c4 Bf4 18. cxd5 cxd5 19. Nf3 Bxe3 20. fxe3
Nxf3 21. Kxf3 Kg7 22. Rac1 Rac8 23. a3 f5 24. Bb1 Kf6 25. Ba2 Ke5 26. Rfd1 Rxc1
27. Rxc1 Rf7 28. Rc8 Rd7 29. Re8+ Kf6 30. Bb3 g5 31. Rf8+ Kg6 32. Rc8 Rf7 33.
Rd8 h5 34. Rxd5 h4 35. Ba4 Re7 36. Rd6+ Kg7 37. Bc2 Rf7 38. Bb3 Re7 39. Bc2 Rf7
40. Rd8 Kg6 41. Rg8+ Kf6 42. Bb3 Rh7 43. Rf8+ Ke5 44. Rxf5+ Kxf5 45. Bc2+ Ke5
46. Bxh7 b5 47. Bd3 a6 48. Kg4 Kf6 49. Bf5 h3 50. Be4 Ke5 51. Bh1 h2 52. Kxg5
a5 53. b4 a4 54. Bg2 Ke6 55. Kf4 Kf6 56. e4 Ke6 57. e5 Ke7 58. Kf5 Kf7 59. e6+
Ke7 60. Ke5 Ke8 61. Kf6 Kf8 62. e7+ Ke8 63. Bc6# 1-0

May 28, 2016

Jeff Baudendistel(1500) - Jose Trevino(1906)    Pawn Power Open   April 17, 2004 
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 c5 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 O-O 6. f4 Nc6 7. Nf3 e6 8. Be3
b6 9. O-O d5 10. Bf2 Bb7 11. Rc1 d4 12. Na4 Ng4 13. a3 Rb8 14. Qd2 e5 15. b3
Bh6 16. Ng5 Na5 17. Qb2 Bxg2 18. Kxg2 exf4 19. gxf4 Bxg5 20. fxg5 Qxg5 21.
Kh1 Nxb3 22. Rcd1 Na5 23. Qd2 Qh5 24. Qf4 Rbe8 25. Rde1 Re6 26. Bg3 Qh3 27.
Rf3 Nc6 28. Qc7 Ne3 29. Rg1 Qh5 30. Bd6 Ne5 31. Bxf8 Nxf3 32. Qb8 Re8 0-1

May 27, 2016

Jonathan Van Doren(1415) - Greg Turner(1878)   Pawn Power 3   May 27, 2006 
Scotch game

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Nxd4 5. Qxd4 d6 6. Nc3 Nf6 7. Bg5 Be7
8. Bc4 O-O 9. O-O a6 10. Rad1 b5 11. Bb3 c5 12. Qd3 c4 13. Bxc4 bxc4 14.
Qxc4 Be6 15. Qe2 Qc7 16. h3 Bc4 17. Qf3 Bxf1 18. Kxf1 Rab8 0-1

May 26, 2016

Philip Maclin(1440) - Brandon Ivey(1194)   Pawn Power 3   May 27, 2006 
Réti opening

1. Nf3 Nc6 2. c4 Nf6 3. d4 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Ndb4 6. Bb5 Bd7 7. d5 Nb8
8. Bxd7+ Nxd7 9. Bg5 Nf6 10. Nc3 Qd7 11. O-O h6 12. Bf4 a6 13. Ne5 Qd8 14.
Rc1 g5 15. Bg3 Bg7 16. f4 Nh7 17. fxg5 hxg5 18. Nxf7 Qd7 19. Nxh8 Nf6 20.
Ng6 1-0

May 25, 2016

Carlos Harbert(1887) - Greg Turner(1878)  Pawn Power 3   May 27, 2006 
King's Indian: Torre attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bg5 Bg7 4. Nbd2 d5 5. e3 Nbd7 6. c4 c6 7. Be2 O-O 8.
O-O b6 9. b4 Re8 10. a4 Bb7 11. a5 bxa5 12. Rxa5 Qc7 13. Bf4 Qc8 14. Ne5
Nxe5 15. Bxe5 Nd7 16. Bxg7 Kxg7 17. f4 Nb6 18. c5 Nd7 19. Qa4 Qc7 20. Ra1 f6
21. Qd1 e5 22. fxe5 fxe5 23. Rxa7 Rxa7 24. Rxa7 Qb8 25. Ra4 exd4 26. exd4
Qf4 27. Nf1 Re4 28. b5 Nxc5 29. g3 Qd6 30. dxc5 Qxc5+ 31. Kg2 Rxa4 32. Qxa4
cxb5 33. Qxb5 d4+ 34. Kg1 Qe7 35. Qd3 Qc5 36. Nd2 Qc3 37. Qxc3 dxc3 38. Nb3
Kf6 39. Kf2 Ke5 40. Ke3 Bd5 41. Nc1 Be4 42. Bd3 Bf5 43. Ne2 c2 44. Bxf5 gxf5
45. Kd2 Ke4 46. Kxc2 Kf3 47. Kd3 h5 48. Nd4+ Kg4 49. Ke3 h4 50. Ne2 hxg3 51.
hxg3 Kg5 52. Kf3 1-0

May 24, 2016

Greg Turner(1878) - Jeff Baudendistel(1482)   Pawn Power 3   May 27, 2006 
Two knights defense (Modern bishop's opening)

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. Nc3 Na5 7. Nxe5 Nxc4
8. Nxc4 d6 9. Bg5 Be6 10. Ne3 c6 11. f4 Qb6 12. Qd2 Rae8 13. Kh1 h6 14. Bh4
Nh7 15. Bxe7 Rxe7 16. f5 Bc8 17. a4 Rd8 18. a5 Qd4 19. Ng4 c5 20. Ra4 c4 21.
Rxc4 1-0

May 23, 2016

John Bunch(1800) - Jonathan Van Doren(1415)   Pawn Power 3   May 27, 2006 
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 c6 4. d4 e4 5. Nc3 d5 6. Qb3 dxc4 7. Qxc4 Be6 8.
Qa4 b5 9. Qd1 Bd5 10. Bg5 Bb4 11. e3 Qd6 12. Ne2 O-O 13. O-O Nbd7 14. a3
Bxc3 15. Nxc3 Bc4 16. Re1 Rfe8 17. h3 h6 18. Bf4 Qe6 19. g4 Bd3 20. f3 exf3
21. Qxd3 fxg2 22. e4 Nxg4 23. hxg4 Qxg4 24. Qg3 Qxg3 25. Bxg3 Nf6 26. Kxg2
g5 27. Rad1 Rad8 28. e5 Nd5 29. Nxd5 cxd5 30. Rc1 Rc8 31. b4 Rc4 32. Rxc4
bxc4 33. b5 Rb8 34. a4 a6 1-0

May 22, 2016

Rohith Parvahareddy(1128) - Jeff Baudendistel(1500) Pawn Power Open   April 17, 2004 
Petrov three knights game

1. e4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Nf3 d6 4. h3 Be7 5. Bc4 O-O 6. O-O c6 7. d3 Nbd7 8.
d4 b5 9. Bd3 Bb7 10. dxe5 Nxe5 11. Nxe5 dxe5 12. Qf3 Nd7 13. Qg3 f6 14. Bh6
Rf7 15. Be2 g6 16. a4 a6 17. axb5 cxb5 18. Rad1 Bf8 19. Bxf8 Qxf8 20. Bg4
Nc5 21. b4 Nxe4 22. Nxe4 f5 23. Bxf5 Rxf5 24. Nd6 Bc8 25. Nxf5 Bxf5 26. Qxe5
Rc8 27. c3 Qg7 28. Qxg7+ Kxg7 29. Rd6 Rxc3 30. Rxa6 Bd3 31. Rd1 Rb3 32. Ra7+
Kh6 33. Rd7 Bc4 34. Re7 Rxb4 35. Rdd7 Rb1+ 36. Kh2 Rb3 37. Rxh7+ Kg5 38. h4+
Kf5 39. h5 Be6 40. Rd8 b4 41. hxg6 Kxg6 42. Rh4 Rb2 43. f3 b3 44. Rb8 Re2
45. Re4 Rxe4 46. fxe4 Kg5 47. Kg3 Bf7 48. Rb5+ Kf6 49. Kf4 1-0

May 21, 2016

Max Friedman(1224) - Oran Quintrell(1181)  Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Pirc: classical, h3 system

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. Nc3 g6 3. e4 d6 4. d4 Bg7 5. h3 O-O 6. Bd3 c5 7. d5 a6 8. O-O
Re8 9. Be3 e6 10. a4 exd5 11. Nxd5 Nbd7 12. Nxf6+ Nxf6 13. Bg5 h6 14. Bxf6
Bxf6 15. c3 Bd7 16. Re1 Bc6 17. Qc2 b5 18. axb5 axb5 19. Rab1 c4 20. Bf1 Qc7
21. Nd2 Rad8 22. b3 d5 23. bxc4 bxc4 24. exd5 Bxd5 25. Rxe8+ Rxe8 26. Qc1
Bg5 27. Qd1 Rd8 28. Rb2 Bf6 29. Qc2 Be6 30. Nf3 Bf5 31. Qc1 Bd3 32. Bxd3
Rxd3 33. Rd2 Rxc3 34. Rc2 Qa5 35. Nd2 Ra3 36. Nxc4 Ra1 37. Nxa5 Rxc1+ 38.
Rxc1 Kg7 39. Nc4 h5 1-0

May 20, 2016

Jose Trevino(1906) - David Kernell(1641)    Pawn Power Open   April 18, 2004 
Nimzo-Indian defense

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Bd2 Bxc3 5. Bxc3 Ne4 6. Rc1 O-O 7. Nf3 c5
8. e3 Nxc3 9. Rxc3 cxd4 10. exd4 b6 11. Bd3 Ba6 12. O-O Nc6 13. Re1 Ne7 14.
Bxh7+ Kxh7 15. Ng5+ Kg6 16. Rg3 Nf5 17. Nxe6+ Nxg3 18. Qg4+ 1-0

May 19, 2016

Rohith Parvahareddy(1128) - Kenneth Turner(1792)       Pawn Power Open   April 17, 2004 
Giuoco Piano

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. Nc3 d6 5. h3 Nf6 6. O-O O-O 7. d3 Be6 8.
Be3 Bxe3 9. Bxe6 Bxf2+ 10. Rxf2 fxe6 11. Ng5 Qe7 12. Nf3 Rad8 13. d4 exd4
14. Nxd4 Nxd4 15. Qxd4 a6 16. Re1 e5 17. Qc4+ Kh8 18. Nd5 Nxd5 19. Rxf8+
Rxf8 20. Qxd5 c6 21. Qd3 Qf6 22. Qd2 d5 23. exd5 cxd5 24. Rd1 d4 25. Qe2 h6
26. Rf1 Qxf1+ 27. Qxf1 Rxf1+ 28. Kxf1 Kg8 29. Kf2 Kf7 30. Kf3 Kf6 31. Ke4
Ke6 32. a4 b5 33. axb5 axb5 34. b4 g6 35. g4 g5 36. Kd3 Kd5 37. c3 e4+ 38.
Kd2 d3 39. Ke3 Kc4 40. Kd2 e3+ 41. Kd1 Kxc3 42. Kc1 e2 43. Kb1 e1=Q+ 44. Ka2
Qd2+ 45. Ka3 Qb2# 0-1

May 18, 2016

Patrick Butler(1651) - Anthony Maneclang(1572)   Pawn Power Open   April 17, 2004 
Dutch, 2.Bg5 variation

1. d4 f5 2. Bg5 h6 3. Bh4 Nf6 4. Bxf6 exf6 5. e4 Qe7 6. Qh5+ Kd8 7. Qxf5 d6
8. Qf4 g5 9. Qe3 Bg7 10. Bd3 Nc6 11. c3 Rf8 12. Nd2 Bg4 13. Ngf3 a6 14. h3
Bh5 15. O-O-O Bg6 16. Rde1 Kd7 17. Nf1 Qf7 18. Ng3 Qxa2 19. Nf5 Bxf5 20.
exf5 Rae8 21. Qd2 Na5 22. Qc2 Qa1+ 23. Qb1 Qxb1+ 24. Kxb1 d5 25. Nd2 Rxe1+
26. Rxe1 Re8 27. Re3 Bf8 28. b4 Nc6 29. Nb3 Bd6 30. Nc5+ Bxc5 31. dxc5 Ne5
32. Be2 Nc4 33. Rxe8 Kxe8 34. Bxc4 dxc4 35. Kc2 Kd7 36. Kd2 Kc6 37. Ke3 Kd5
38. f4 b6 39. cxb6 cxb6 40. g3 a5 41. fxg5 hxg5 42. h4 gxh4 43. gxh4 Ke5 44.
h5 Kxf5 45. bxa5 bxa5 46. Kd4 Kg5 47. Kxc4 f5 0-1

May 17, 2016

Knowles-Puckett Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 4
King's Indian

1. Nf3 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. g3 O-O 6. Bg2 c6 7. O-O Qc7 8. e4 e5
9. d5 Ng4 10. h3 Nh6 11. Nh4 f5 12. f4 Nd7 13. fxe5 Nxe5 14. Bxh6 Bxh6 15. exf5
g5 16. Nf3 Nxc4 17. Qb3 cxd5 18. Kh1 Qb6 19. Nxd5 Qxb3 20. axb3 Nxb2 21. Rab1
Nd3 22. Rbd1 Nc5 23. Nc7 Ne4 24. Nxa8 Nxg3+ 25. Kg1 Nxf1 26. Rxf1 Bxf5 27. Nd4
Bc8 28. Nc7 Rxf1+ 29. Kxf1 b6 30. Nc6 Kf7 31. Nxa7 Bd7 32. Nab5 Bf8 33. Nd4 Bg7
34. Bd5+ Kg6 35. Nde6 Bc3 36. Nf8+ Kf5 37. Nxd7 h5 38. Nb5 Bb4 39. Nd4+ Kf4 40.
Ne2+ Ke3 41. Nxb6 g4 42. hxg4 hxg4 1-0

May 16, 2016

Sichel-Nilsson Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 4
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. Nge2 d6 6. d3 e6 7. Bd2 Nge7 8.
Qc1 O-O 9. Bh6 Nd4 10. Bxg7 Kxg7 11. Nxd4 cxd4 12. Ne2 Qa5+ 13. c3 e5 14.
O-O dxc3 15. bxc3 Be6 16. Qb2 b5 17. Rfd1 Rac8 18. a4 bxa4 19. c4 Rb8 20.
Qc2 Bd7 21. Nc3 Rb4 22. Bf1 Rfb8 23. d4 exd4 24. Rxd4 Rb2 25. Qd3 Qc5 26.
Nxa4 Bxa4 27. Rxa4 Nc6 0-1

May 15, 2016

Puckett-Nilsson Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 3
Scandinavian (center counter) defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. d4 Nf6 4. c4 Qd8 5. Nc3 c6 6. h3 g6 7. Nf3 Bg7 8.
Be3 O-O 9. Be2 Bf5 10. O-O Nbd7 11. Qb3 Qc7 12. Rac1 Ne4 13. Nxe4 Bxe4 14.
Nd2 Bf5 15. g4 e5 16. d5 e4 17. gxf5 gxf5 18. f4 c5 19. Rf2 a5 20. Rg2 Kh8
21. Nf1 Ra6 22. Ng3 Rb6 23. Qd1 Bxb2 24. Rc2 Rg8 25. Rxb2 Rxb2 26. Qa1 Qb6
27. Bc1 1-0

May 14, 2016

Satheesh-Sichel Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 3
(Dutch:) Balogh defense

1. d4 f5 2. e4 d6 3. exf5 Bxf5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Be2 Nc6 6. O-O Qd7 7. Bb5 a6 8.
Be2 e5 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Nbd2 O-O-O 11. c3 Bc5 12. b4 Ba7 13. b5 axb5 14.
Bxb5 Rhe8 15. Qa4 Kb8 16. Nc4 Be4 17. Nfxe5 Qd5 18. Nxc6+ bxc6 19. Ba6 Bb6
20. Nxb6 cxb6 21. Bf4+ Ka7 22. Bb5+ Kb7 23. Qa6# 1-0

May 13, 2016

O'Bar-Zamora Pawn Power 10, May 25, 2013, round 3
Four knights: double Ruy Lopez

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Bb4 5. O-O O-O 6. Re1 d6 7. h3 Be6 8.
a3 Bc5 9. Na4 Bb6 10. Nxb6 cxb6 11. d4 d5 12. Bxc6 bxc6 13. exd5 cxd5 14.
Rxe5 Ne4 15. Ng5 Nxg5 16. Bxg5 Qd7 17. Bd2 Rac8 18. c3 Qb5 19. b3 Rfe8 20.
a4 Qd3 21. Re3 Qg6 22. Rg3 Qf6 23. Bg5 Qf5 24. Bh6 g6 25. Rf3 Qh5 26. Qd2 f5
27. Bf4 Bd7 28. Re1 Re4 29. Rg3 Rce8 30. Rxe4 Rxe4 31. f3 Re8 32. Rg5 Qh4
33. Kh2 Qe1 1-0

May 12, 2016

Carlos Sims(2012) - Michael Robertson(1449)  Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Queen's pawn: stonewall attack

1. d4 d5 2. e3 Nf6 3. Bd3 Nc6 4. f4 Bg4 5. Nf3 e6 6. c3 Bd6 7. Nbd2 Qd7 8.
O-O O-O 9. Qe1 Bxf3 10. Rxf3 Ne7 11. Rh3 Nf5 12. e4 dxe4 13. Nxe4 Nd5 14. g4
Nh6 15. Rxh6 gxh6 16. c4 f5 17. Nxd6 Qxd6 18. cxd5 Qxd5 19. Qe5 Qxe5 20.
fxe5 fxg4 21. Bxh6 Rfd8 22. Be3 c5 23. Bc4 cxd4 24. Bxe6+ Kg7 25. Bg5 Re8
26. Bf6+ Kh6 27. Bxg4 Rg8 28. h3 Rac8 29. Rd1 Rc2 30. Rxd4 Rxb2 31. a4 b5
32. axb5 Rxb5 33. Kf1 Rf8 34. Ke1 Rb6 35. Rd7 Rfxf6 36. exf6 Rxf6 37. Rxa7
Rf4 38. Ke2 Kg6 39. Ke3 Rf6 40. Ra3 h6 41. Ke4 Kg7 42. Bf5 Rb6 43. Ke5 Kf7
44. Ra7+ Kf8 45. Be6 Rb2 46. Kf6 Rf2+ 47. Bf5 Re2 48. h4 h5 49. Rh7 Rg2 50.
Rh8+ Rg8 51. Rxh5 Rg7 52. Rh8+ Rg8 53. Rh7 Ke8 54. h5 Rf8+ 55. Ke6 Kd8 56.
Ra7 1-0

May 11, 2016

Alex Sytnytsky(1378) - Kenneth Turner(1907)   Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Hungarian defense

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Be7 4. c3 Nf6 5. d3 O-O 6. b4 d6 7. a4 a6 8. h3
Bd7 9. Bb2 h6 10. Nbd2 Qc8 11. Nf1 Be6 12. Ne3 Kh8 13. Qb3 Bxc4 14. Nxc4 Nh5
15. Ne3 Nf4 16. O-O-O Qe6 17. c4 b5 18. Nd5 Bd8 19. Nxf4 exf4 20. Kc2 Bf6
21. Bxf6 Qxf6 22. a5 Rab8 23. Rb1 Rfe8 24. Qc3 Qe6 25. cxb5 Qa2+ 26. Rb2
Qa4+ 27. Kd2 Qxb5 28. Rc1 Ne5 29. Nxe5 dxe5 30. Qxc7 Rec8 31. Qxf7 Rxc1 32.
Kxc1 Qxd3 33. Qb3 Rc8+ 34. Rc2 Qxb3 35. Rxc8+ Kh7 36. Rb8 Qa3+ 37. Kd1 Qd3+
38. Ke1 Qxe4+ 39. Kf1 f3 40. gxf3 Qxf3 41. b5 axb5 42. a6 Qxh3+ 43. Kg1 Qg4+
44. Kf1  0-1

May 10, 2016

Graham Horobetz(1965) - Edgar Davison(1906)  Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Scandinavian defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Bg4 4. Be2 Bxe2 5. Nxe2 Qxd5 6. O-O Nc6 7. Nbc3
Qh5 8. Nf4 Qxd1 9. Rxd1 O-O-O 10. Be3 e6 11. d5 exd5 12. Nfxd5 Nxd5 13. Nxd5
Bd6 14. c4 Ne7 15. Nxe7+ Bxe7 16. b3 Bf6 17. Rab1 a6 18. f3 Rxd1+ 19. Rxd1
Rd8 20. Rxd8+ Kxd8 21. Kf2 Kd7 22. Ke2 Be5 23. h3 f5 24. Kd3 Ke6 25. Bd4 b6
26. Bf2 Bd6 27. a4 a5 28. Be1 g6 29. Bc3 Bc5 30. Ke2 Bd6 31. Kf2 Be5 32. Bd2
Bd6 33. g4 Be5 34. Be3 f4 35. Bd2 Bd4+ 36. Ke2 Ke5 37. Kd3 g5 38. b4 axb4
39. Bxb4 c6 40. Bd2 1/2-1/2

May 09, 2016

Tony Maneclang(1622) - Patrick Coleman(1556)   Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Philidor: Improved Hanham variation

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nbd7 4. Nf3 e5 5. Be2 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Bg5 b6 8.
dxe5 dxe5 9. a3 Bb7 10. Bd3 Ng4 11. Bxe7 Qxe7 12. h3 Ngf6 13. Qe2 Nc5 14.
Rfd1 Rad8 15. Nd2 Nxd3 16. cxd3 Rd4 17. Nb3 Rd7 18. f3 Rfd8 19. Nc1 Ba6 20.
Rd2 Nh5 21. Rd1 Nf4 22. Qf1 Qg5 23. Kh2 Rd6 24. b4 Rh6 25. Nd5 Nxd5 26. exd5
Rxd5 27. Qf2 Rhd6 28. Qg3 Qf5 29. Qg4 Qxg4 30. hxg4 c5 31. Nb3 cxb4 32. axb4
Rxd3 33. Rxd3 Rxd3 34. Rxa6 Rxb3 35. Rxa7 Rxb4 36. Rb7 g6 0-1

May 08, 2016

Michael Robertson(1448) - Alex Sytnytsky(1378)   Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Sicilian: Pin variation (Sicilian counter-attack)

1. e4 e6 2. d4 c5 3. Nf3 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Bb4 6. Bd2 Bxc3 7. Bxc3
Nxe4 8. Bd3 Nxc3 9. bxc3 Nc6 10. O-O Ne5 11. Qh5 Nxd3 12. cxd3 b6 13. Rfe1
Bb7 14. Re3 Qc7 15. c4 g6 16. Qg5 Qd8 17. Qe5 O-O 18. Rg3 f5 19. Nb5 f4 20.
Rg4 f3 21. g3 Rf5 22. Qd4 Qf6 23. Qxf6 Rxf6 24. Nd6 Bc6 25. h4 a6 26. Rb1 e5
27. Ne4 Bxe4 28. Rxe4 Re8 29. d4 Kf7 30. dxe5 Rf5 31. Rxb6 Rexe5 32. Rxe5
Rxe5 33. Rxa6 Ke7 34. a4 Re1+ 35. Kh2 Rc1 36. Rb6 Rxc4 37. a5 Ra4 38. a6 Ra3
39. Kh3 d5 40. Rb7+ Kf6 41. a7 d4 42. Rxh7 Ke5 43. h5 gxh5 44. Rxh5+ Ke4 45.
Rh7 Kd3 46. Re7 Kd2 47. g4 Kc2 48. Rc7+ Kb2 49. g5 d3 50. Rb7+ Ka2 51. g6 d2
52. Rd7 d1=Q 53. Rxd1 Rxa7 54. Rg1 Rg7 55. Kh4 Kb3 56. Rg4 Kc2 57. Kg3 Kd3
58. Kxf3 Kd2 59. Kg3 Ke2 60. f4 Kf1 61. f5 Kg1 62. f6 Rb7 63. g7 Rb3+ 64.
Kh4+ 1-0

May 07, 2016

John Bunch(1800) - Carlos Harbert(1887)   Pawn Power 3   May 27, 2006 
Pirc defense

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. Be3 Bg7 5. Qd2 Nbd7 6. f3 a6 7. O-O-O e5 8.
g4 h5 9. gxh5 Nxh5 10. Nge2 exd4 11. Bxd4 Ne5 12. Bxe5 Bxe5 13. f4 Bxc3 14.
Qxc3 O-O 15. f5 Qe7 16. fxg6 fxg6 17. Qe3 Be6 18. Nc3 Nf4 19. h4 Kg7 20. Kb1
Rf7 21. Bd3 Nxd3 22. cxd3 Bg4 23. Rdg1 Bh5 24. Nd5 Qf8 25. Qg5 Kh7 26. d4 c6
27. Ne3 Qh6 28. Rf1 Bf3 29. Kc1 Raf8 30. Nf5 gxf5 31. Rxf3 fxe4 32. Rg3 Rf1+
33. Rxf1 Rxf1+ 34. Kc2 Qxg5 35. hxg5 Kg6 36. Rb3 Rf2+ 37. Kd1 Rf7 38. Rg3
Rf5 39. Rb3 Rb5 0-1

May 06, 2016

Carlos Harbert(1887) - Tony Maneclang(1574)   Pawn Power 3   May 27, 2006 
Queen's pawn: Torre attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bg5 Be7 4. Nbd2 d5 5. e3 c5 6. c3 O-O 7. Bd3 Nbd7 8.
O-O Re8 9. Ne5 Nf8 10. f4 cxd4 11. exd4 N6d7 12. Bxe7 Qxe7 13. Ndf3 f6 14.
Nxd7 Bxd7 15. Qb3 Rab8 16. Rae1 Qd6 17. Nd2 b5 18. f5 a6 19. fxe6 Bxe6 20.
a3 Bf7 21. Qb4 Qd7 22. Qa5 Qd6 23. Nb3 Nd7 24. Bf5 Be6 25. Bxe6+ Rxe6 26.
Rxe6 Qxe6 27. Qc7 1/2-1/2

May 05, 2016

Greg Turner(1878) - John Bunch(1800)   Pawn Power 3   May 27, 2006 
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. g3 Nc6 5. Bg2 e6 6. d3 Nge7 7. Bd2 O-O 8.
Qc1 d5 9. exd5 exd5 10. O-O Re8 11. Bh6 Bh8 12. Re1 a6 13. Nh4 Be6 14. Qf4
Qd7 15. Na4 Rad8 16. Nxc5 Qc8 17. Nxe6 fxe6 18. c3 b5 19. Bh3 Nf5 20. Nxf5
exf5 21. g4 Be5 22. Qg5 f4 23. d4 1-0

May 04, 2016

Gerald Larson(2129) - Kenneth Howell(1591)   Pawn Power Open   April 17, 2004 
French: Tarrasch, closed variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. f4 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ndf3 Qb6 8.
Ne2 cxd4 9. cxd4 Be7 10. g3 O-O 11. Bh3 Nd8 12. O-O f6 13. Kh1 f5 14. b3 Nf7
15. Nc3 Qd8 16. Be3 b6 17. Rf2 Ba6 18. g4 Nh6 19. g5 Ng4 20. Bxg4 fxg4 21.
Ng1 Rc8 22. Nce2 h5 23. gxh6 gxh6 24. Ng3 Kh7 25. Qxg4 Rg8 26. Qxe6 Rg6 27.
Qh3 Bd3 28. f5 Rg5 29. f6 Rxg3 30. Qxh6+ Kg8 31. fxe7 1-0

May 03, 2016

Anthony Maneclang(1572) - Jose Trevino(1906)   Pawn Power Open   April 18, 2004 
Grünfeld: 5.Bg5

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 d5 5. Bg5 c6 6. e3 O-O 7. Rc1 Nbd7 8.
Bd3 dxc4 9. Bxc4 Nb6 10. Bd3 Bg4 11. h3 Bxf3 12. gxf3 Nbd5 13. Qd2 Nxc3 14.
bxc3 Qa5 15. e4 e5 16. Be3 Rfe8 17. Rc2 Rad8 18. f4 exd4 19. cxd4 Qxd2+ 20.
Kxd2 Nxe4+ 21. Ke2 Bxd4 22. Bxe4 Rxe4 23. Kf3 f5 24. Rd1 Rd6 25. Rd3 c5 26.
Bxd4 cxd4 27. Rc8+ Kf7 28. Rc7+ Re7 29. Rc4 Red7 30. a4 Kf6 31. h4 Kg7 32.
Kg3 a6 33. Rb4 Rd5 34. Kf3 Kh6 35. Kg3 Kh5 36. Kh3 h6 37. Kg3 b5 38. axb5 a5
39. Ra4 Rxb5 40. Raxd4 Rxd4 41. Rxd4 Rb3+ 42. f3 Ra3 43. Rd6 a4 44. Ra6 Ra1
45. Ra5 a3 46. Ra4 a2 47. Kh2 Kxh4 48. Ra3 g5 49. fxg5 hxg5
50.Ra4+ Kh5 51.Kg2 Kg6 52.Ra6+ Kf7 53.Ra7+ Ke6 54.Ra6+
Kd5 55.Kf2 Rh1 0-1

May 02, 2016

Gary Pylant(1853) - John Zarshenas(1160)  Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Caro-Kann: Panov-Botvinnik attack, 5...g6

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. c5 Bg7 8.
Be2 Nc6 9. a3 O-O 10. b4 b6 11. b5 Na5 12. c6 a6 13. a4 Bxf3 14. Bxf3 axb5
15. axb5 Nc4 16. Rxa8 Qxa8 17. Nxd5 Nxd5 18. Bxd5 Qa5+ 19. Bd2 Qxb5 20. Bf3
Nxd2 21. Qxd2 Rd8 22. d5 Qb3 23. O-O e6 24. c7 Rc8 25. d6 Bf6 26. Bb7 Re8
27. c8=Q Rxc8 28. Bxc8 Qc4 29. d7 Qc7 30. Rd1 Kg7 31. d8=Q Bxd8 32. Qxd8
Qxd8 33. Rxd8 b5 34. Rd1 b4 35. Rb1 f5 36. Rxb4 Kf6 37. Kf1 h5 38. Ke2 e5
39. h4 g5 40. Rb6+ Ke7 41. hxg5 f4 42. f3 h4 43. Rh6 e4 44. fxe4 f3+ 45.
Kxf3 h3 46. Bxh3 Kf7 47. Kf4 Kg7 48. g4 Kg8 49. Kf5 Kg7 50. Bf1 Kg8 51. Kf6
Kf8 52. Rh8# 1-0

May 01, 2016

Graham Horobetz(1969) - Charles Herbers(2021)  Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Vienna game

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 Be7 5. Nge2 d6 6. h3 O-O 7. O-O Na5 8.
f4 Nxc4 9. dxc4 b6 10. Nd5 Bb7 11. Nec3 c6 12. Nxf6+ Bxf6 13. Qg4 Rc8 14. f5
Kh8 15. Be3 Qe7 16. Rad1 Rfd8 17. Rf2 Rd7 18. Rfd2 Rcd8 19. a3 Ra8 20. b4
Rdd8 21. b5 a6 22. bxc6 Bxc6 23. Nd5 Bxd5 24. Rxd5 a5 25. Qf3 Bg5 26. Bxg5
Qxg5 27. Qd3 g6 28. Rd2 Rg8 29. Rf2 Kg7 30. Rf3 h5 31. Qd1 h4 0-1

April 30, 2016

Anthony Maneclang(1572) - David Kernell(1641)   Pawn Power Open   April 18, 2004 
Queen's Indian: old main line, 7.Nc3

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 b6 4. g3 Bb7 5. Bg2 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 d5 8.
Ne5 Nbd7 9. Nxd7 Qxd7 10. Bg5 h6 11. Bf4 Rac8 12. Rc1 Rfd8 13. Qd2 c5 14.
cxd5 Nxd5 15. Nxd5 Bxd5 16. dxc5 Qb7 17. Bxd5 Rxd5 18. Qe3 Bxc5 19. Qf3 Rcd8
20. a3 Qd7 21. b4 Bd6 22. e4 Bxf4 23. Qxf4 e5 24. Qf5 Qxf5 25. exf5 Rd3 26.
g4 Rxa3 27. Ra1 Rf3 28. Rad1 Rxd1 29. Rxd1 Ra3 30. Rd8+ Kh7 31. Rd7 Ra4 32.
Rxf7 Kg8 33. Re7 b5 34. Rxe5 Rxb4 35. Re8+ Kf7 36. Ra8 Ra4 37. h3 b4 38. h4
b3 39. Rb8 Ra3 40. Rb7+ Kf6 41. Rb5 a5 42. Kg2 a4 43. Rb4 Ra2 44. Kg3 b2 45.
Rb6+ Kf7 46. Rb7+ Kg8 47. Rb8+ Kh7 48. Rb7 Ra3+ 49. f3 Rb3 0-1

April 29, 2016

Jonathan Beatty(1388) - Gerald Larson(2129)   Pawn Power Open   April 18, 2004 
Bird's opening

1. f4 c5 2. b3 Nc6 3. Bb2 e6 4. e3 Nf6 5. Bb5 Be7 6. Nf3 Qc7 7. O-O d6 8.
Qe1 Bd7 9. Qg3 Rg8 10. Ng5 O-O-O 11. Nxf7 Rdf8 12. Ng5 h6 13. Nf3 g5 14.
fxg5 Ne4 15. Qg4 Nxg5 16. Nxg5 Rxf1+ 17. Kxf1 Rxg5 18. Qe2 a6 19. Bxa6 bxa6
20. Qxa6+ Kb8 21. Na3 Nb4 22. Qc4 d5 23. Qc3 Qxh2 24. Qh8+ Kb7 0-1

April 28, 2016

Philip Clark(Unr) - Jeff Baudendistel(1500)   Pawn Power Open   April 18, 2004 
Sicilian: dragon variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Bc4 Bg7 7. Bg5 O-O 8.
f4 Bd7 9. Qf3 Nc6 10. Nxc6 Bxc6 11. Bxf6 Bxf6 12. O-O-O Rc8 13. Nd5 Bxd5 14.
Bxd5 Qb6 15. Bb3 Rc5 16. g4 Rfc8 17. Rd2 a5 18. a4 Qb4 19. h4 b5 20. g5
Bxb2+ 21. Kxb2 bxa4 0-1

April 27, 2016

Kenneth Turner(1792) - Anthony Maneclang(1572)   Pawn Power Open   April 17, 2004 
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 e6 4. Nc3 a6 5. a4 d6 6. d4 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Nf6 8.
Bg5 h6 9. Bh4 Nxd4 10. Qxd4 Be7 11. Rd1 Qc7 12. Bb3 Bd7 13. Bxf6 gxf6 14. f4
Rg8 15. g3 b6 16. f5 Qc5 17. Qxc5 bxc5 18. fxe6 fxe6 19. Nd5 exd5 20. Bxd5
O-O-O 21. Bxg8 Rxg8 22. b3 Bc6 23. Kd2 Bxe4 24. Rhe1 f5 25. Kc1 d5 26. Kb2
Bf6+ 27. c3 d4 28. cxd4 Bxd4+ 29. Ka3 a5 30. Rc1 Kb7 31. Rc4 Kb6 32. Rcc1
Rg4 33. Rf1 h5 34. Rce1 h4 35. Rf4 Rxf4 36. gxf4 Kc6 37. Re2 h3 38. Re1 Kd6
39. Re2 Ke6 40. b4 cxb4+ 41. Kb3 Kd5 42. Re1 Bc3 43. Rd1+ Kc5 44. Rd8 Bd5+
45. Kc2 Kc4 46. Rc8+ Kd4 47. Rh8 b3+ 48. Kd1 b2 49. Rb8 Kd3 50. Rxb2 Bxb2
51. Ke1 Ke4 52. Kf2 Kxf4 0-1

April 26, 2016

Korey Kormick(1366)  - Mark Beatty(1462)   Pawn Power Open   April 17, 2004 
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nd2 g6 6. b3 Bg7 7. Bb2 O-O 8.
Bd3 Nc6 9. Nxc6 bxc6 10. Qe2 Qc7 11. e5 Nd7 12. exd6 exd6 13. Bxg7 Kxg7 14.
O-O Bb7 15. Rfe1 Rfe8 16. Qxe8 Rxe8 17. Rxe8 Ne5 18. f4 Qb6+ 19. Kf1 Ng4 20.
Re2 Nxh2+ 21. Ke1 Qg1+ 22. Nf1 Qxf1+ 23. Kd2 Qxa1 24. Re7 Bc8 25. Rxa7 Qd4
26. Re7 Qxf4+ 27. Ke2 Bg4+ 28. Ke1 Qg3+ 29. Kd2 Qxg2+ 30. Kc3 Qf3 31. Re8
Bf5 32. a4 Bxd3 33. cxd3 Qf6+ 34. Kc2 Qf2+ 35. Kc3 Qc5+ 36. Kb2 Nf3 37. Re4
h5 38. Rc4 Qe5+ 39. Ka3 h4 40. Rxc6 h3 41. Kb4 h2 42. a5 Qd4+ 43. Kb5 Qxd3+
44. Kb6 Qxb3+ 45. Ka7 h1=Q 46. a6 Qhb1 47. Rc8 Qb6+ 0-1

April 25, 2016

Gerald Larson(2129) - Kenneth Turner(1792)    Pawn Power Open   April 18, 2004 
Ruy Lopez: exchange variation, 5.O-O

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. O-O Bg4 6. h3 Bxf3 7. Qxf3 Nf6
8. d3 Qd6 9. Nd2 O-O-O 10. Nc4 Qd4 11. Bd2 Qd7 12. Nxe5 Qe7 13. Bc3 Rg8 14.
Rfe1 Qe8 15. b4 c5 16. Qe3 cxb4 17. Qa7 c5 18. Bb2 Bd6 19. Nc4 Be7 20. Be5
Kd7 21. Qxb7+ Ke6 22. Qxa6+ Kd7 23. Qb7+ Ke6 24. f4 Nxe4 25. f5+ Kxf5 26.
Qxe4+ Ke6 27. Bb2+ Kd7 28. Qb7# 1-0

April 24, 2016

David Hawkes(1543)- John Hurt(1851) Bluff City Open,  February 1979
French: 3 Nc3 Bb4 4 e5 c5 sidelines

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. Qg4 Ne7 6. Nf3 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Bxc3+ 8.
bxc3 Qc7 9. Qg3 a6 10. Be2 Nd7 11. O-O Ng6 12. f4 Nc5 13. Bf3 O-O 14. Bd2 Na4
15. Be2 Ne7 16. Bd3 Nc5 17. Nb3 Nf5 18. Qh3 Nxd3 19. cxd3 Bd7 20. g4 Ne7 21. d4
f5 22. Nc5 fxg4 23. Qxg4 Nf5 24. Rab1 Bc8 25. Rb2 b6 26. Nd3 Bd7 27. Nf2 Rab8
28. Qh3 Bb5 29. Rc1 Qc4 30. Ng4 Nxd4 0-1

April 23, 2016

Ed Issa(1694)- Randy Cope(1391) Bluff City Open,  February 1979
Bishop's Opening

1. e4 e5 2. Bc4 Nf6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nf3 Bb4+ 5. c3 dxc3 6. bxc3 Be7 7. e5 Ng8 8.
Qd5 Nh6 9. Bxh6 O-O 10. Bf4 c6 11. Qd3 g5 12. Be3 g4 13. Nd4 d5 14. exd6 Bxd6
15. Nd2 Nd7 16. Nf5 Ne5 17. Qxd6 Nxc4 18. Ne7+ Kh8 19. Qf6# 1-0

April 22, 2016

Jerry Marlowe(1514)- Fred Lowe(1271) Bluff City Open,  July, 31 1976
Réti Opening

1. b3 e5 2. Bb2 d6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Be2 Nbd7 6. h3 Bh5 7. Nc3 h6 8. Nh4
Bxe2 9. Qxe2 Be7 10. Nf3 O-O 11. g4 g5 12. h4 Nh7 13. hxg5 Bxg5 14. Nxg5 Qxg5
15. O-O-O Ndf6 16. Rdg1 a6 17. Qc4 Rac8 18. f4 Qg7 19. fxe5 dxe5 20. Nd5 Nxd5
21. Qxd5 c6 22. Qxe5 Qxe5 23. Bxe5 Rfe8 24. Bf4 Kh8 25. Rxh6 Re6 26. Rh4 Rg8
27. Rgh1 Rg7 28. Bh6 Rgg6 29. Bf8 Kg8 30. Bc5 Rg7 31. Bd4 f6 32. Rh6 b5 33.
R1h5 Ree7 34. Bxf6 Nxf6 35. Rxf6 Ref7 36. Rxc6 a5 37. Rc8+ Rf8 38. Rxf8+ Kxf8
39. Rxb5 1-0

April 21, 2016

Ron Harvey(1891)- David Hawkes(1543) Bluff City Open,  February, 23 1980
French Defence

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Bd3 Nxe4 7. Bxe4 Nf6
8. Bg5 Be7 9. Bxf6 Bxf6 10. O-O c6 11. c3 Qc7 12. Qe2 O-O 13. Rad1 b6 14. Ne5
Bxe5 15. dxe5 a5 16. Rfe1 Bb7 17. Qf3 Rad8 18. Qg3 Rxd1 19. Rxd1 Rd8 20. Bxh7+
Kh8 21. Bd3 Kg8 22. f4 Ba6 23. Qf3 Bxd3 24. Rxd3 Rxd3 25. Qxd3 b5 26. Kf2 Qb6+
27. Qd4 c5 28. Qd7 c4+ 29. Qd4 Qb8 30. Ke3 Qa8 31. Kf2 Qb8 32. Ke3 Qa8 33. Kf2
Qb8 34. g4 Kf8 35. Qd6+ Qxd6 36. exd6 Ke8 37. a4 bxa4 38. Ke3 Kd7 39. Kd4 Kxd6
40. Kxc4 Kc6 41. h4 f6 42. g5 fxg5 43. fxg5 Kd6 44. h5 Ke7 45. h6 gxh6 46. gxh6
Kf7 47. Kd4 1-0