Game of the Day Part 19
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April 30, 2017

Middleton-Hurt Ladder Game 1975 
French Tarrasch

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. exd5 exd5 5. Ngf3 Nc6 6. Bb5 Bd6 7. O-O Nge7 8.
dxc5 Bxc5 9. Nb3 Bd6 10. Nbd4 O-O 11. b3 Bg4 12. Bb2 Qd7 13. Re1 Rfe8 14. h3
Bh5 15. Qd2 Ng6 16. Nxc6 bxc6 17. Qc3 d4 18. Qxd4 f6 19. Qc4+ Kf8 20. Bxc6 Qf5
21. Rxe8+ Rxe8 22. Bxe8 Kxe8 23. Qc6+ Kf7 24. Qxd6 Bxf3 25. Qc7+ Kg8 26. Qd8+
Kf7 27. Re1 Bc6 28. Qc7+ Bd7 29. Rd1 Ke8 30. Qb8+ Bc8 31. Re1+ Kf7 32. Qxa7+
Bd7 33. Rd1 Ke8 34. Qb8+ Bc8 35. Qc7 Bd7 36. Bc3 Ne7 37. Qxd7+ Qxd7 38. Rxd7
Kxd7 39. Kf1 Nd5 40. Bd2 1-0

April 29, 2017

Sytnytsky-Herbers Pawn Power 11 May 17, 2014, round 3 
Ruy Lopez: Classical Defence

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 e5 3. Bb5 Bc5 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. h3 Nf6 6. d3 Qe7 7. Nc3 O-O 8.
Qe2 Bd7 9. a3 Rad8 10. Be3 Bc8 11. Rd1 Rfe8 12. Bxc5 Qxc5 13. O-O h6 14. Kh2
Qd6 15. Rh1 Re6 16. g3 Qe7 17. Qe3 b6 18. Nh4 Red6 19. Nf5 Bxf5 20. exf5 Nd5
21. Nxd5 Rxd5 22. Rhe1 Qf6 23. g4 Qd6 24. Kg2 c5 25. Qe4 f6 26. f3 Rd4 27. Qe2
c4 28. h4 cxd3 29. cxd3 Rxd3 30. Rxd3 Qxd3 31. Qxd3 Rxd3 32. b4 Rd4 33. Re4 Kf7
34. Rxd4 exd4 35. b5 Ke7 36. Kf2 Kd6 37. Ke2 c5 38. bxc6 Kxc6 39. Kd3 Kd5 40.
f4 a6 41. a4 b5 42. axb5 axb5 0-1

April 28, 2017

Nilsson-Turner Free at the Library, January 31, 2015 round 3
English Opening

1. c4 e6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. Nf3 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. b3 b6 7. Bb2 Bb7 8. e3 c5
9. Nc3 Nc6 10. cxd5 exd5 11. d4 c4 12. Ng5 h6 13. Nh3 cxb3 14. axb3 Nb4 15. Nf4
a5 16. Re1 Rc8 17. Rc1 Ba6 18. Bf1 Bxf1 19. Rxf1 Qd7 20. Kg2 g5 21. Nd3 Qf5 22.
Nxb4 Bxb4 23. Qf3 Qxf3+ 24. Kxf3 Bxc3 25. Rxc3 Rxc3 26. Bxc3 Ne4 27. Be1 Rc8
28. Ke2 Rc2+ 29. Kd3 Rb2 30. f3 Nd6 31. Bd2 Rxb3+ 32. Kc2 Ra3 33. Rb1 Nc4 34.
Bc1 Ra2+ 35. Kd3 Rxh2 36. e4 dxe4+ 37. Kxc4 exf3 38. Rxb6 Rc2+ 39. Kd3 Rxc1 40.
Rf6 Ra1 41. d5 Kg7 42. Rf5 Kg6 43. g4 h5 44. Ke4 Ra4+ 45. Ke5 hxg4 46. d6 Ra1
47. d7 Re1+ 0-1

April 27, 2017

Knowles-Sytnytsky  Pawn Power Open 12, May 23, 2015 round 5
Queen's Gambit: Chigorin Defence

1. Nf3 Nc6 2. d4 e6 3. c4 d5 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bxf6 gxf6 7. cxd5 exd5 8.
Qb3 Bb4 9. e3 a6 10. g3 Qd6 11. Bg2 Be6 12. a3 Bxc3+ 13. bxc3 O-O-O 14. Nd2 b5
15. a4 Na5 16. Qb1 Qb6 17. Qa2 Nc4 18. axb5 axb5 19. Nxc4 dxc4 20. O-O Kd7 21.
Qc2 c6 22. Ra3 Ra8 23. Rfa1 Qb7 24. Qa2 f5 25. Rxa8 1-0

April 26, 2017

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

April 25, 2017

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

April 24, 2017

Dodge-Sytnytsky Pawn Power 11 May 17, 2014, round 2 
London System

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Bf4 Nc6 4. e3 h6 5. h3 Bf5 6. a3 a6 7. c4 e6 8. Nc3 Bd6
9. Ne5 Ne4 10. Na4 Nxe5 11. Bxe5 O-O 12. Bxd6 Qxd6 13. c5 Qd8 14. Bd3 Qh4 15.
Qc2 Nxf2 16. Qxf2 Qxf2+ 17. Kxf2 Bxd3 18. b4 f6 19. Nb2 Be4 20. Rhf1 f5 21. Kg1
Rf6 22. Rf2 Raf8 23. Raf1 Rg6 24. Kh2 Rgf6 25. h4 g5 26. h5 f4 27. exf4 Rxf4
28. Rxf4 gxf4 29. Nd1 Rf5 30. Kg1 Rg5 31. Rf2 f3 32. Ne3 fxg2 33. Nxg2 Kg7 34.
Kf1 Rxg2 35. Rxg2+ Bxg2+ 36. Kxg2 Kf6 37. Kg3 Kg5 38. a4 Kxh5 39. a5 c6 40. Kf4
Kg6 41. Kg4 h5+ 42. Kf4 Kf6 0-1

April 23, 2017

Nilsson-Herbers Pawn Power 11 May 17, 2014, round 2 
English Opening vs King's Indian

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Nc3 d6 4. Nf3 g6 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. O-O Nge7 7. d3 O-O 8. Rb1
f5 9. Bg5 h6 10. Bxe7 Nxe7 11. Nd5 c6 12. Nxe7+ Qxe7 13. Nd2 Be6 14. Qa4 f4 15.
b4 a6 16. Ne4 Bg4 17. Qc2 f3 18. exf3 Bxf3 19. Bxf3 Rxf3 20. Kg2 Raf8 21. b5 d5
22. Nd2 Qf7 23. Nxf3 Qxf3+ 24. Kg1 e4 25. dxe4 dxe4 26. Rb3 Qg4 27. Re3 axb5
28. cxb5 Qf5 29. Qxe4 cxb5 30. Qe6+ Qxe6 31. Rxe6 Bd4 32. Rxg6+ Kh7 33. Rd6 Bc5
34. Rd7+ Kg6 35. Rxb7 b4 36. Rc7 Rf5 37. Kg2 h5 38. Rc6+ Kg7 39. Rd1 Rxf2+ 40.
Kh3 Bf8 41. Rd7+ Kg8 42. Ra6 Rf5 43. Ra8 1-0

April 22, 2017

Wu-Frech Pawn Power Open 13 May 28, 2016 round 5
Petroff Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d3 Nf6 6. Be2 Be7 7. O-O Nc6 8.
Be3 Be6 9. Nbd2 Qd7 10. Ng5 O-O-O 11. c3 Rdf8 12. a4 a6 13. b4 Nd5 14. Nxe6
Qxe6 15. Nc4 Nxc3 16. Qd2 Nxe2+ 17. Qxe2 Nxb4 18. Rfb1 d5 19. Na5 d4 20. Qf3
dxe3 21. Qxb7+ Kd7 22. Rc1 Bd6 23. Rab1 e2 24. g3 Rc8 25. Qf3 Rhe8 26. Kg2 Qd5
27. Qxd5 Nxd5 28. Nc4 Bb4 29. Re1 Bxe1 30. Rxe1 Nb4 31. Kf3 Nxd3 32. Rxe2 Ne1+
33. Rxe1 Rxe1 0-1

April 21, 2017

Horobetz-Wade Pawn Power Open 13 May 28, 2016 round 5
Sicilian: Taimanov: 5 Nb5

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nb5 d6 6. Bf4 e5 7. Be3 a6 8. N5c3
Be6 9. Nd2 Nf6 10. Bg5 Be7 11. Nc4 Rc8 12. Bxf6 gxf6 13. Ne3 Qa5 14. Bd3 Nd4
15. O-O Qb4 16. Ncd5 Qa5 17. c3 Bxd5 18. exd5 Nb5 19. Qg4 Qd8 20. Qg7 Rf8 21.
a4 Nxc3 22. bxc3 Rxc3 23. Bxh7 Qb6 24. Rac1 Rxe3 25. Rc8+ Bd8 26. fxe3 Qxe3+
27. Kh1 Ke7 28. Qxf6+ Kd7 29. Bf5+ 1-0

April 20, 2017

Horobetz-Saurage Pawn Power Open 13 May 28, 2016 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 Ngf6 11. Bd2 e6 12. O-O-O Qb6 13. Ne4 Nxe4 14.
Qxe4 Nf6 15. Qe2 O-O-O 16. Ne5 Qc7 17. Be1 Bd6 18. Nc4 Bf4+ 19. Kb1 Nd5 20.
g3 Bg5 21. Ne5 Bf6 22. c4 Nb6 23. Ba5 Bxe5 24. dxe5 Rxd1+ 25. Rxd1 Qe7 26.
Rd6 Nd7 27. Qe3 c5 28. Qe4 f5 29. Qe3 b6 30. Bc3 Nb8 31. Kc2 Rd8 32. Qf4 Kc7
33. b3 Nc6 34. Qd2 Rxd6 35. exd6+ Qxd6 36. Qxd6+ Kxd6 37. Bxg7 Nd4+ 38. Kd3
f4 39. Bxd4 cxd4 40. Kxd4 fxg3 41. fxg3 e5+ 42. Ke4 1-0

April 19, 2017

Sood-Horobetz Pawn Power Open 13 May 28, 2016 round 3
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Bg7 5. Be3 Nf6 6. Nc3 Nc6 7. Be2 O-O
8. O-O d5 9. Nxc6 bxc6 10. e5 Nd7 11. f4 e6 12. Bd3 c5 13. Na4 Qa5 14. c4
Ba6 15. Bd2 Qc7 16. Qc2 Nb6 17. Ba5 Qc6 18. b3 dxc4 19. Bxc4 Bxc4 20. bxc4
Qxa4 21. Qxa4 Nxa4 22. Rfd1 Nb6 23. Rab1 Rfd8 24. Rd6 Rxd6 25. exd6 Rd8 26.
Bxb6 axb6 27. Rd1 Bd4+ 28. Kf1 Rxd6 29. Ke2 Kf8 30. Kf3 Ke7 31. Ke4 f5+ 32.
Kf3 Bf6 0-1

April 18, 2017

Wade-Frech Pawn Power Open 13 May 28, 2016 round 2
Ruy Lopez: Berlin defense, Beverwijk variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. O-O Bc5 5. Nxe5 Nxe5 6. d4 Nxe4 7. dxc5
O-O 8. Qd4 Nf3+ 9. gxf3 d5 10. fxe4 Bh3 11. Rd1 c6 12. Bf1 Bg4 13. Re1 Re8
14. Bf4 Qh4 15. Bg3 Qg5 16. Nc3 Bf3 17. exd5 Rad8 18. d6 Bd5 19. Nxd5 cxd5
20. d7 Rf8 21. Re5 1-0

April 17, 2017

Frech-Horobetz Pawn Power Open 13 May 28, 2016 round 1
Ruy Lopez: Anderssen variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. d3 Bc5 6. Be3 Bxe3 7. fxe3 b5 8.
Bb3 d6 9. Nbd2 Na5 10. O-O O-O 11. Rc1 Nxb3 12. Nxb3 c5 13. c4 bxc4 14. Rxc4
Be6 15. Rc3 c4 16. dxc4 Nxe4 17. Rc2 Qb6 18. c5 dxc5 19. Nxe5 c4 20. Nxc4
Bxc4 21. Rxc4 Qxe3+ 22. Kh1 Nf2+ 23. Rxf2 Qxf2 24. Rc2 Rad8 25. Nd2 Rfe8 26.
Nf1 Rxd1 27. Rxf2 Re2 28. Kg1 Rxf2 29. Kxf2 Rb1 30. a4 Rxb2+ 31. Kf3 Ra2 32.
a5 Rxa5 33. Ne3 Rb5 0-1

April 16, 2017

Keith Rice(1601) - Terry Jaeger(1441)     Pawn Power Open 4      May 19, 2007
Ruy Lopez: Classical defense deferred

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Bc5 5. c3 b5 6. Bc2 d6 7. h3 Be6 8. d4
exd4 9. cxd4 Bb4+ 10. Nc3 d5 11. e5 Nge7 12. O-O Bf5 13. Bg5 Bxc3 14. bxc3
Bxc2 15. Qxc2 h6 16. Bd2 Qd7 17. a4 O-O 18. Rfb1 bxa4 19. Rxa4 Qf5 20. Qxf5
Nxf5 21. Rba1 a5 22. Ne1 Ra6 23. Nd3 Rfa8 24. Nf4 Nfe7 25. Ne2 Rb6 26. f4
Rb2 27. R1a2 Rab8 28. Kf2 Rxa2 29. Rxa2 Ra8 30. g4 g6 31. Nc1 a4 32. Nd3 Nc8
33. Nb4 Nxb4 34. cxb4 Nb6 35. f5 h5 36. gxh5 gxh5 37. Kf3 Kg7 38. Kf4 Nc4
39. Bc1 Nb6 40. Kg5 f6+ 41. exf6+ Kf7 42. Bf4 Rg8+ 43. Kxh5 Kxf6 44. Bxc7
Kxf5 45. Rf2+ Ke4 46. Bxb6 Kd3 47. Ra2 Ra8 48. Ra3+ Ke4 49. Bc5 Kf5 50. Kh6
Kf6 51. Rf3+ Ke6 52. b5 Rh8+ 53. Kg7 Rb8 54. Rf6+ Kd7 55. Rf7+ Ke6 56. b6 a3
57. Ra7 a2 58. Rxa2 Rb7+ 59. Kg6 Rb8 60. Re2+ Kd7 61. Re7+ Kc6 62. h4 Rg8+
63. Rg7 Re8 64. h5 Re6+ 65. Kf7 Kd7 66. b7 Kc7 67. Kxe6+ Kb8 1-0

April 15, 2017

Patrick Coleman(1423) - Ed Hamelrath(1721)     Pawn Power Open 4      May 19, 2007
QGD: Tarrasch defense

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c5 4. Nf3 cxd4 5. Nxd4 e5 6. Nf3 d4 7. Ne4 Bf5 8.
Ng3 Qf6 9. Nxf5 Qxf5 10. e3 Bb4+ 11. Bd2 Nc6 12. exd4 Bxd2+ 13. Qxd2 Qe4+
14. Be2 Nxd4 15. Nxd4 O-O-O 16. f3 Qxd4 17. Qxd4 Rxd4 18. O-O Ne7 19. Rfd1
Nc6 20. Rxd4 Nxd4 21. Bd3 Rd8 22. Re1 Nxf3+ 23. gxf3 Rxd3 24. Rxe5 Rxf3 25.
Kg2 Rd3 26. Re2 Kd7 27. Rf2 f6 28. Re2 a5 29. Kf2 a4 30. Re3 Rd2+ 31. Re2
Rxe2+ 32. Kxe2 Kd6 33. b3 Kc5 34. Kd3 axb3 35. axb3 f5 36. Kc3 g5 37. b4+
Kd6 38. Kd4 b6 39. c5+ bxc5+ 40. bxc5+ Kc6 41. Ke5 f4 42. Ke4 Kxc5 43. Kf3
Kd4 44. h4 h6 0-1

April 14, 2017

Kenneth Turner(1907) - Carlos Sims(2012)   Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
Old Benoni: Franco-Benoni defense

1. e4 e6 2. d4 c5 3. d5 Nf6 4. Nc3 d6 5. dxe6 fxe6 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Be2 Be7 8.
O-O O-O 9. Bg5 a6 10. h3 b5 11. Rb1 Bb7 12. Re1 Qa5 13. Nd2 h6 14. Nb3 Qb6
15. Bxf6 Rxf6 16. Nd2 Nd4 17. f3 Bc6 18. Bf1 Raf8 19. Ne2 c4 20. Kh1 e5 21.
c3 Ne6 22. Ng3 Nf4 23. Nf5 Bd8 24. b3 Rg6 25. bxc4 Nxh3 26. c5 Qxc5 27. Bc4+
bxc4 28. gxh3 Bd7 29. Ne3 Rg3 30. Ndxc4 Rxh3+ 31. Kg2 Rf6 32. Qd5+ Qxd5 33.
Nxd5 Rfxf3 34. Rb8 Rhg3+ 35. Kh2 Rh3+ 1/2-1/2

April 13, 2017

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 12, 2017

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

April 11, 2017

Marlon Mitchell(1433) - Greg Turner(1821)     Pawn Power Open 4      May 19, 2007
King's pawn opening

1. e4 d6 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. Bc4 Bg7 5. O-O O-O 6. d3 Nc6 7. Bg5 Bg4 8.
h3 Bxf3 9. Qxf3 a6 10. a3 Ne5 11. Qe2 Nxc4 12. dxc4 h6 13. Be3 Kh7 14. f4
Nh5 15. Rf3 Bxc3 16. bxc3 b6 17. h4 Qd7 18. f5 gxf5 19. Rxf5 Ng3 20. Qg4
Nxf5 21. exf5 Rh8 22. Bd4 Rag8 23. Qh5 f6 24. Be3 Rg7 25. Qf3 Rhg8 26. Qh5
Rh8 27. Qf3 Qe8 28. Qb7 Qa8 29. Qxa8 Rxa8 30. c5 bxc5 31. Bf4 Rb8 32. g3 Rb2
33. Rc1 Ra2 34. Kf2 Rxa3 35. Bd2 Ra2 36. Bf4 Rg8 37. Ke3 Rb8 38. Kd3 a5 39.
Kc4 a4 40. Kd5 a3 41. Ke6 Rab2 42. Kxe7 a2 43. Kxf6 Rb1 44. Rxb1 axb1=Q 45.
g4 Qxc2 46. Bxh6 Qxc3+ 47. Ke7 Kxh6 48. g5+ Kh5 49. g6 Qg7+ 0-1

April 10, 2017

Jeffrey Kovalic(1794) - Julian Zhang(869)   Pawn Power Open 4      May 19, 2007
Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 f6 4. f4 fxe5 5. dxe5 e6 6. Nf3 Ne7 7. Bd3 g6 8. Be3
Nf5 9. Bxf5 exf5 10. Nc3 Nd7 11. Qd2 Nc5 12. O-O-O Ne4 13. Qd4 Bc5 14. Qd3
Bxe3+ 15. Qxe3 Qe7 16. Rhg1 Qc7 17. h3 Qa5 18. g4 Nxc3 19. Qxc3 Qxa2 20. e6
Rg8 21. gxf5 Rf8 22. fxg6 hxg6 23. Rxg6 Rxf4 24. Rg8+ Rf8 25. Rxf8+ Kxf8 26.
Qf6+ Ke8 27. Qf7+ Kd8 28. e7+ Kc7 29. e8=Q+ Kb6 30. Qe3+ c5 31. Qf6+ Ka5 32.
Qa3+ Qxa3 33. bxa3 Bxh3 34. Rxd5 Bg2 35. Qc3+ Kb6 36. Qxc5+ Ka6 37. Qb5# 1-0

April 09, 2017

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

April 08, 2017

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

April 07, 2017

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 06, 2017

Herbers-Horobetz Pawn Power 11 May 17, 2014, round 4 
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. Bc4 Nc6 4. d3 Bg7 5. a3 a6 6. Nge2 e6 7. O-O b5 8. Bb3
Nge7 9. Bg5 d6 10. f4 h6 11. Bh4 g5 12. Bf2 Ng6 13. f5 Nge5 14. Ng3 g4 15. Nh5
Qg5 16. Nxg7+ Qxg7 17. Bh4 Rg8 18. fxe6 fxe6 19. Nd5 exd5 20. Bxd5 Rf8 21. Qd2
Rxf1+ 22. Rxf1 Ra7 23. c3 Re7 24. Rf6 Kd7 25. d4 Nf3+ 26. gxf3 gxf3+ 27. Kh1
cxd4 28. cxd4 Nxd4 29. e5 Rxe5 30. Rf7+ Qxf7 31. Bxf7 Bb7 32. Bf2 Re2 33. Qxd4
Re1+ 34. Bxe1 f2+ 0-1

April 05, 2017

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

April 04, 2017

Carlos Sims(1995) - Chris Turnbow(1875)   Pawn Power Open 5  May 31, 2008
Trompowsky attack (Ruth, Opocenský opening)

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 g6 3. Bxf6 exf6 4. e4 Bg7 5. Nc3 O-O 6. Bc4 d6 7. Nge2 f5
8. exf5 Bxf5 9. O-O c6 10. d5 Qf6 11. Qd2 b5 12. Bb3 b4 13. Nd1 c5 14. a3
bxa3 15. Rxa3 Nd7 16. Ng3 Ne5 17. Qf4 c4 18. Ba4 Bd7 19. Qxf6 Bxf6 20. f4
Bg4 21. fxe5 Bxe5 22. b3 Bb2 23. Nxb2 1-0

April 03, 2017

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

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

April 02, 2017

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

April 01, 2017
Terry Jaeger(1487) - Carlos Sims(1995)    Pawn Power Open 5  May 31, 2008
Sicilian: Labourdonnais-Löwenthal (Kalashnikov) variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 e5 5. Nb5 d6 6. c4 a6 7. N5a3 Nf6 8.
Nc3 Qb6 9. Nd5 Nxd5 10. exd5 Nd4 11. Nc2 Nxc2+ 12. Qxc2 Be7 13. Be3 Qc7 14.
Bd3 g6 15. O-O f5 16. Be2 O-O 17. Bh6 Rf7 18. Qd2 f4 19. Qc3 e4 20. h3 f3
21. gxf3 Bxh3 22. fxe4 Bxf1 23. Rxf1 Bf6 24. Qg3 Be5 25. Qg2 Bg7 26. Be3
Bxb2 27. Bg4 Kh8 28. Be6 Rff8 29. f4 Qe7 30. Qxb2+ Rf6 31. Bd4 Kg7 32. Bxf6+
Qxf6 33. Qxf6+ Kxf6 34. Kf2 b5 1/2-1/2

March 30, 2017

Graham Horobetz(1716) - Edgar Davison(1796)   Pawn Power Open 5  May 31, 2008
Scandinavian: Marshall variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. c4 Nb6 5. Nf3 Bg4 6. Be3 e6 7. h3 Bh5 8.
Be2 Bb4+ 9. Nc3 O-O 10. O-O c6 11. c5 Nd5 12. Nxd5 exd5 13. Qb3 Ba5 14. Qxb7
Qc7 15. Qxc7 Bxc7 16. g4 Bg6 17. Nh4 Be4 18. f3 Bg6 19. Kf2 Nd7 20. Nxg6
fxg6 21. Bd3 Nf6 22. Kg2 Rab8 23. Rab1 Rfe8 24. Bd2 Re7 25. b4 Kf7 26. a4 h5
27. b5 h4 28. bxc6 Rbe8 29. Rb7 Bg3 30. Rxe7+ Rxe7 31. Rb1 Ne8 32. Rb7 Nc7
33. Rxa7 Re8 34. f4 Re7 35. Kf3 g5 36. Rb7 Ke8 37. Bg6+ Kf8 38. Rb8+ 1-0

March 29, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

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

March 27, 2017

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

March 26, 2017

Graham Horobetz(1716) - Aaron Smith(1661)   Pawn Power Open 5  May 31, 2008
Caro-Kann: closed (Breyer) variation

1. e4 c6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 e5 4. g3 Nf6 5. Bg2 Be6 6. Ne2 Bc5 7. O-O Ng4 8. h3
Nf6 9. Kh2 O-O 10. c3 dxe4 11. Nxe4 Nxe4 12. Bxe4 f5 13. Bg2 Qf6 14. f4 Nd7
15. fxe5 Qf7 16. d4 Be7 17. Nf4 Bxa2 18. Re1 Bb3 19. Qd2 Qe8 20. Bf1 Nb6 21.
c4 Bxc4 22. Bxc4+ Nxc4 23. Qc3 Nb6 24. Ne6 Nd5 25. Qb3 Qf7 26. Nxf8 Bxf8 27.
Bd2 Kh8 28. h4 Qh5 29. Qxb7 Re8 30. Qxc6 Nb4 31. Bxb4 Bxb4 32. Red1 f4 33.
Qe4 fxg3+ 34. Kxg3 a5 35. Rf1 Qh6 36. d5 Qd2 37. Rf2 Qh6 38. Raf1 Kg8 39. e6
Bd6+ 40. Kh3 Be7 41. Qf4 Qxf4 42. Rxf4 Rb8 43. Rf7 Bd6 44. e7 Rb3+ 45. Kg4
Rg3+ 46. Kh5 g6+ 47. Kh6 Bxe7 48. Rg7+ Kh8 49. Rxe7 1-0

March 25, 2017

Polk-King, Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! February 25, 2017, round 3 
QGD Slav defense

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 Bf5 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. Qb3 Nc6 7. Qxb7 Bd7
8. Qb3 Rb8 9. Qd1 e5 10. Nf3 Bd6 11. dxe5 Nxe5 12. Be2 O-O 13. O-O Qe7 14.
Nxe5 Qxe5 15. g3 Qf5 16. Bf3 Be6 17. Bg2 Rfd8 18. Ne2 Qh5 19. Nd4 Bg4 20. f3
Bd7 21. b3 Re8 22. Re1 Bb4 23. Bd2 Ba3 24. Bc1 Bb4 25. Bd2 Bc5 26. Bc3 Qh6
27. Qd3 Rbc8 28. Rac1 Bb6 29. Rc2 Qg5 30. Rce2 h5 31. f4 Qh6 32. Nb5 Bxb5
33. Qxb5 Rxc3 34. a4 Qg6 35. Kf2 Rexe3 0-1

March 24, 2017

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

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

March 23, 2017

Child-Nilsson, Free at the Library! May 03, 2014, round 2 
Symmetrical English vs ...g6

1. c4 c5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. Nf3 e5 6. e4 Nge7 7. d3 d6 8. O-O h6
9. a3 O-O 10. Rb1 f5 11. b4 fxe4 12. dxe4 Nd4 13. Nxd4 cxd4 14. Nd5 Be6 15. f4
Qd7 16. Bd2 Rac8 17. Rc1 b6 18. Qe2 Kh7 19. fxe5 dxe5 20. Rxf8 Rxf8 21. c5 bxc5
22. Rxc5 Rc8 23. Rxc8 Nxc8 24. Qa6 Nd6 25. a4 Nxe4 26. Bxe4 Bxd5 27. Qxg6+ Kg8
28. Bxd5+ Qxd5 29. Bxh6 Qd7 30. Bxg7 Qxg7 31. Qe8+ Kh7 32. Qh5+ Kg8 33. Qe8+
Kh7 34. Qh5+ 1/2-1/2

March 22, 2017

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

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

March 21, 2017

Fowles-Sytnytsky, Free at the Library! May 03, 2014, round 3 
Modern Defence

1. e4 d6 2. Nc3 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. d4 c6 5. h3 f6 6. Bc4 e6 7. O-O Ne7 8. d5 e5
9. b3 b5 10. Be2 b4 11. Na4 c5 12. c4 Bd7 13. Nb2 O-O 14. Be3 a5 15. Nd3 Kf7
16. Nh2 f5 17. f4 exf4 18. Bxf4 Bxa1 19. Qxa1 Kg8 20. Bxd6 fxe4 21. Nxc5 Rxf1+
22. Qxf1 Nf5 23. Ng4 Nxd6 24. Nf6+ Kg7 25. Nfxd7 Kh6 26. Qc1+ Qg5 27. Qxg5+
Kxg5 28. Ne6+ Kh4 29. Kh2 Nf5 30. Nf6 a4 31. Nxh7 Nd7 32. Nf4 Ne5 33. g3+ Nxg3
34. Ng2# 1-0

March 20, 2017

Cao-Ingram Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! February 25, 2017
French: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Be2 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 Nc6 8.
Bg5 Be6 9. Nd2 Nxd4 10. Bxf6 Bxf6 11. Nb3 Nxb3 12. cxb3 c5 13. Bf3 Bxc3 14.
bxc3 Rb8 15. Re1 b5 16. Re5 Qd6 17. Qe2 a5 18. Rd1 b4 19. cxb4 axb4 20. Bxd5
Rbd8 21. Rxe6 1-0

March 19, 2017

Nilsson-Sytnytsky, Free Chess Tournament at the Library! September 27, 2014, round 3
Philidor Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bc4 Be6 4. Bxe6 fxe6 5. d4 exd4 6. Nxd4 Kd7 7. O-O Nc6 8.
Nc3 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 e5 10. Qd3 c6 11. f4 Kc7 12. Qg3 Qe7 13. Be3 Nf6 14. f5 b5 15.
a3 a5 16. h3 Rb8 17. b4 a4 18. Qf2 h5 19. g3 Qf7 20. Rad1 h4 21. g4 Be7 22. Qe2
g6 23. Kh1 gxf5 24. Rxf5 Qc4 25. Qxc4 bxc4 26. Bg5 Rbf8 27. Rdf1 Nxe4 28. Nxe4
Bxg5 29. Nxg5 Rxf5 30. gxf5 Rg8 31. f6 Kd7 32. f7 1-0

March 18, 2017

Horobetz-Pylant City Championship January 31, 2016 round 5
Ruy Lopez: Caro variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 b5 5. Bb3 d6 6. c3 Bb7 7. O-O Be7 8. d3
h6 9. a4 b4 10. a5 Nf6 11. Re1 O-O 12. Nbd2 Qd7 13. Nf1 Rfe8 14. Ng3 Bf8 15.
Nh4 Qg4 16. Nf3 g6 17. h3 Qd7 18. Nh4 Kh7 19. Ba4 bxc3 20. bxc3 Qc8 21. Rb1
Re7 22. Qb3 Nd8 23. Nf3 Bc6 24. Ba3 Bxa4 25. Qxa4 Nd7 26. d4 f6 27. Nf1 Bg7
28. Ne3 exd4 29. Nd5 Rf7 30. cxd4 Ra7 31. Rec1 Rb7 32. Qc4 Rxb1 33. Rxb1 c5
34. Nb6 Qb7 35. dxc5 Nxc5 36. Bxc5 dxc5 37. Rd1 Nc6 38. Qxc5 Bf8 39. Qd5 Nb8
40. Qe6 Bb4 41. Rd8 Rc7 42. Qg8# 1-0

March 17, 2017

Beatty-Cierna City Championship January 30, 2016 round 1
Fianchetto Grünfeld: Main Line

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 d5 3. cxd5 Nxd5 4. Nf3 c6 5. Bg2 g6 6. O-O Bg7 7. d4 O-O 8. e4
Nc7 9. Be3 Nd7 10. Nc3 Nb6 11. Qe2 Be6 12. Rfd1 Bc4 13. Qc2 Rc8 14. a4 Nd7 15.
Nd2 Ba6 16. Nb3 Ne6 17. Bh3 Bc4 18. Nd2 Ba6 19. Bxe6 fxe6 20. Qb3 Kh8 21. Qxe6
Nb6 22. a5 Rf6 23. Qb3 Na8 24. e5 Rf8 25. Nde4 Nc7 26. Ng5 Nd5 27. Ne6 Qd7 28.
Nc5 Qd8 29. Nxa6 bxa6 30. Nxd5 cxd5 31. Bd2 Rb8 32. Qc2 Qd7 33. Bc3 Rfc8 34.
Qe2 Rc6 35. Kg2 e6 36. h4 Qf7 37. Rd3 Bh6 38. Qg4 Qf5 39. Qxf5 gxf5 40. f3 Rg8
41. Kh3 Rc4 42. Rg1 Bf8 43. b3 Rc7 44. g4 h5 45. g5 Kg7 46. Kg3 Be7 47. Rg2 Rb8
48. Be1 Rbc8 49. Ra2 Rc1 50. Kf2 R8c2+ 51. Rxc2 Rxc2+ 52. Rd2 Rc1 53. Rb2 Ba3
54. Ra2 Be7 55. Bd2 Rc7 56. Ke2 Kf7 57. Kd3 Rb7 58. b4 Rc7 59. Rc2 Rb7 60. Rc6
Bxb4 61. g6+ Kxg6 62. Rxe6+ Kf7 63. Rf6+ Kg7 64. Bxb4 Rxb4 65. Rxa6 Rb3+ 66.
Ke2 f4 67. Rxa7+ Kg6 68. Ra6+ Kg7 1-0

March 16, 2017

Horobetz-Beatty City Championship January 30, 2016 round 2
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. f4 Bg7 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bc4 Ne7 6. d3 Nbc6 7. a3 O-O 8. O-O
d5 9. Ba2 b6 10. Bd2 dxe4 11. dxe4 Ba6 12. Rf2 Nd4 13. Be3 Nxf3+ 14. Qxf3 Bxc3
15. bxc3 c4 16. f5 exf5 17. Bh6 Qc7 18. Bxf8 Rxf8 19. Rd1 Bb7 20. Qe2 b5 21.
exf5 Nxf5 22. Qd2 Qc5 23. Kh1 Ne3 24. Re1 Ng4 25. Rff1 Qh5 26. Qf4 Qh3 27. Qg3
Qxg3 28. hxg3 Rd8 29. Re2 f5 30. Rfe1 Be4 31. a4 a6 32. Kg1 Kf7 33. Rb1 Nf6 34.
axb5 axb5 35. Kf1 Ra8 36. Rb2 Nd5 37. Rxb5 Rxa2 38. Rxe4 fxe4 39. Rxd5 Rxc2 40.
Re5 Rxc3 41. Rxe4 Rc2 42. g4 Kf6 43. Kg1 h5 44. gxh5 gxh5 45. Kf1 Kf5 46. Rh4
Kg5 47. Rd4 c3 48. Rd5+ Kg4 49. Rd4+ Kg3 50. Rd3+ Kf4 51. Ke1 Rc1+ 52. Kf2 h4
53. Rd4+ Kg5 54. Rd5+ Kf6 55. Rc5 Ke6 56. Rh5 c2 57. Rc5 Kd6 58. Rc8 Ke5 59.
Rc7 Kf4 60. Rf7+ Kg5 1/2-1/2

March 15, 2017

Cierna-Puckett City Championship January 30, 2016 round 2
Semi-Slav: Botvinnik System

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. Nc3 e6 5. Bg5 dxc4 6. e4 b5 7. e5 h6 8. Bh4 g5
9. exf6 gxh4 10. Ne5 Qxf6 11. Be2 Bd6 12. Ne4 Bb4+ 13. Kf1 Qf4 14. Bf3 Bb7 15.
Qe2 Nd7 16. g3 Nxe5 17. gxf4 Nd3 18. Nc3 O-O-O 19. a4 Nxf4 20. Qe3 Nd5 21. Nxd5
cxd5 22. axb5 Rd7 23. Rxa7 Kb8 24. Qe5+ Kxa7 25. Qxh8 Kb6 26. Qxh6 Be7 27. Rg1
Kxb5 28. Qf4 Bd8 29. Rg7 Bc6 30. Rxf7 Bc7 31. Qxc7 Rxc7 32. Rxc7 Be8 33. Re7
Bg6 34. Rxe6 Bd3+ 35. Be2 Bc2 36. Re5 Kb4 37. Rxd5 Kb3 38. Bxc4+ Kxb2 39. Be2
h3 40. Rb5+ Ka3 41. d5 Be4 42. d6 Bc6 43. Ke1 1-0

March 14, 2017

Puckett-Horobetz City Championship January 30, 2016 round 3
Sicilian: Alapin's variation (2.c3)

1. e4 c5 2. c3 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. cxd4 d5 5. e5 Bg7 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. h3 Bxf3 8. gxf3
Nc6 9. Be3 e6 10. Nc3 Nge7 11. Bd3 O-O 12. Qd2 Nxe5 13. dxe5 d4 14. Bg5 dxc3
15. Qxc3 Nd5 16. Bxd8 Nxc3 17. Be7 Rfe8 18. bxc3 Rxe7 19. f4 Bh6 20. Kd1 Bxf4
21. Re1 Rc8 22. Re4 Rxc3 23. Ke2 Rd7 24. Rd1 Bh6 25. f4 Ra3 26. Rd2 Kf8 27. Ke3
g5 28. Rd4 gxf4+ 29. Ke4 Rxd4+ 30. Kxd4 Ra5 31. Be4 Bg7 32. Bxb7 Bxe5+ 33. Kc4
Ke7 34. Bc6 Bd6 35. Kd4 f5 36. Rg2 e5+ 37. Kd3 e4+ 38. Kd4 Be5+ 39. Kc4 f3 40.
Rd2 Bd6 41. Kd4 f2 42. Rd1 Rxa2 43. Bb5 a5 44. h4 a4 45. Ke3 a3 46. Rd5 Rb2 47.
h5 Rxb5 48. Rxb5 f1=Q 49. Rb7+ Ke6 50. h6 Qd3+ 51. Kf2 e3+ 52. Kg1 e2 53. Kg2
Qe4+ 0-1

March 13, 2017

Horobetz-Cierna City Championship January 31, 2016 round 4
Sicilian Najdorf: 6 Be2

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nb3 Be6 8.
f4 exf4 9. Bxf4 Nc6 10. O-O Be7 11. Qe1 Qb6+ 12. Kh1 Ne5 13. Qg3 Ng6 14. Be3
Qc7 15. Nd4 O-O 16. Nf5 Rfd8 17. Qf2 Qd7 18. Rad1 Bxf5 19. exf5 Ne5 20. Qf4
b5 21. Bd4 Qc7 22. Bf3 Rac8 23. Rf2 b4 24. Nd5 Nxd5 25. Bxd5 Bf6 26. c4 bxc3
27. Bxc3 Qc5 28. Rfd2 h6 29. Qf2 Qxf2 30. Rxf2 Ng4 31. Rf3 Bxc3 32. bxc3 Re8
33. h3 Ne5 34. Re3 Re7 35. Bb3 Rd8 36. Rd5 Kf8 37. Re4 Nc6 38. Rc4 Re1+ 39.
Kh2 Ne7 40. Ra5 d5 41. Rc7 Rd6 42. Ra7 Nxf5 43. Rxd5 Rf6 44. Rdd7 Nd6 45.
Rxa6 Ne4 46. Ra8# 1-0

March 12, 2017

Horobetz-Puckett City Championship 2014
Caro-Kann

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 e6 4. Nf3 Bd6 5. Bd3 Nd7 6. e5 Bc7 7. Ne2 f6 8. Nf4
Qe7 9. Qe2 Nh6 10. Nh5 Qf7 11. exf6 Nxf6 12. Nxf6+ Qxf6 13. Bg5 Qf7 14. Bxh6
gxh6 15. Ne5 Qf4 16. c3 Ba5 17. g3 Qg5 18. f4 Qg7 19. Qh5+ Ke7 20. O-O Bd7 21.
f5 Raf8 22. f6+ Rxf6 23. Rxf6 Be8 24. Rxe6+ Kxe6 25. Qf5+ Ke7 26. Qc8 Kd6 27.
Qb8+ Bc7 28. Qxb7 Qg5 29. Re1 a5 30. Qc8 Qd8 31. Nc4+ dxc4 32. Qe6# 1-0

March 11, 2017

Horobetz-Beatty City Championship 2013
Philidor Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 f5 4. exf5 e4 5. Ng5 Nf6 6. Ne6 Bxe6 7. fxe6 d5 8. g3
Bd6 9. h4 Qe7 10. Bh3 Nc6 11. c3 O-O 12. Qb3 Nd8 13. Na3 c6 14. Nc2 b5 15. a4
Rb8 16. axb5 Rxb5 17. Qa4 e3 18. Nxe3 Ne4 19. Nf5 Qxe6 20. Nh6+ Qxh6 21. Bxh6
Nxf2 22. O-O Bxg3 23. Kg2 Bxh4 24. Be3 Rxb2 25. Ra2 1-0

March 10, 2017

Davison-Smith City Championship 2008
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. e3 e6 3. Bd3 Nd7 4. f4 g6 5. Nf3 c5 6. c3 f6 7. O-O Qc7 8. e4
cxd4 9. exd5 dxc3 10. dxe6 Nc5 11. Bb5+ Ke7 12. Nxc3 Bxe6 13. Nd5+ Bxd5 14.
Qxd5 Rd8 15. Re1+ 1-0

March 09, 2017

Davison-Sichel City Championship 2012
Robatsch defense: two knights variation

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. h3 e5 6. dxe5 Nxe5 7. Bf4 Be6 8.
Nxe5 dxe5 9. Qxd8+ Rxd8 10. Be3 a6 11. Rd1 Rxd1+ 12. Kxd1 Ne7 13. Bd3 f5 14.
f3 h5 15. Na4 Nc6 16. Nc5 Bc8 17. Bc4 Ke7 18. Bg5+ Bf6 19. Be3 Rd8+ 20. Kc1
Nd4 21. c3 b6 22. Nxa6 b5 23. Nxc7 bxc4 24. Nd5+ Rxd5 25. exd5 Ne2+ 26. Kd2
Ng3 27. Bc5+ Kd7 28. Re1 Bb7 29. Bf2 h4 30. b4 Bxd5 31. a4 e4 32. f4 e3+ 33.
Rxe3 Ne4+ 0-1

March 08, 2017

Davison-Nilsson City Championship 2012
Blackmar-Diemer: Euwe defense

1. d4 d5 2. e4 dxe4 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. f3 exf3 5. Nxf3 e6 6. Bg5 Be7 7. Bd3 Nbd7
8. Qe2 O-O 9. O-O-O c5 10. dxc5 Qc7 11. h4 Nxc5 12. Bxf6 Nxd3+ 13. Rxd3 Bxf6
14. Ne4 b6 15. Nxf6+  0-1

March 07, 2017

Davison-Knowles City Championship 2009
1 d4 d5: Unusual lines

1. d4 d5 2. Bf4 e6 3. e3 Bd6 4. Bxd6 Qxd6 5. Nd2 b6 6. Ngf3 Bb7 7. Ne5 Ne7
8. Bd3 Nd7 9. f4 g6 10. O-O Nc6 11. c3 Ndxe5 12. fxe5 Nxe5 13. dxe5 Qxe5 14.
Qa4+ c6 15. Qf4 Qxf4 16. exf4 O-O-O 17. Nf3 f6 18. Rae1 Rhe8 19. Rf2 Re7 20.
Rfe2 Rde8 21. g4 Kd7 22. g5 f5 23. h4 a6 24. b4 c5 25. bxc5 bxc5 26. Rb2 Kc8
27. Ne5 c4 28. Bc2 Rc7 29. Reb1 Ree7 30. Ba4 Kb8 31. Nc6+ Kc8 32. Nxe7+ Rxe7
33. Kf2 Rc7 34. Ke3 1-0

March 06, 2017

Dasari-Bogle City Championship 2007
Unusual replies to 1 d4

1. d4 b5 2. Nf3 Bb7 3. e3 a6 4. Bd3 e6 5. O-O c5 6. Re1 Nf6 7. b3 Qc7 8.
Nbd2 Be7 9. Bb2 cxd4 10. Bxd4 Nc6 11. c4 Nxd4 12. exd4 bxc4 13. Bxc4 O-O 14.
Rc1 Rac8 15. Rc2 Qf4 16. Bd3 Bb4 17. g3 Qg4 18. Re3 g6 19. Rxc8 Rxc8 20. Bf1
Bxd2 21. h3 Bxf3 22. Rxf3 Qxd4 23. Rd3 Qc5 24. Rxd2 a5 25. Bd3 Qc1 26. Bc4
Qxd1+ 27. Rxd1 d5 28. Bd3 Rc3 29. Kf1 Nd7 30. Ke2 Ne5 31. Ke3 Nxd3 32. Rxd3
Rxd3+ 33. Kxd3 e5 34. a3 Kf8 35. Kc3 Ke7 36. b4 axb4+ 37. Kxb4 Kd7 38. a4
Kc6 39. h4 f5 40. f3 e4 41. fxe4 fxe4 42. a5 d4 43. Kc4 d3 44. Kc3 Kb5 45.
Kd2 Kxa5 46. g4 Kb5 47. g5 Kc5 48. Ke3 Kc4 49. Kd2 Kd4 50. Kd1 Ke3 51. Ke1
Kf3 52. Kf1 d2 53. Kg1 d1=Q+ 54. Kh2 Qe2+ 55. Kh3 Qg2# 0-1

March 05, 2017

Churchill-Hurt City Championship 1970
Réti Opening:1 Nf3 d5

1. Nf3 d5 2. b3 Nf6 3. Bb2 c5 4. e3 Nc6 5. Be2 e6 6. O-O Be7 7. d4 O-O 8. dxc5
Bxc5 9. Nbd2 Qe7 10. Ne5 Nxe5 11. Bxe5 Bd7 12. Bd3 Bc6 13. Qf3 Nd7 14. Qh3 f5
15. Bb2 g6 16. c4 dxc4 17. Bxc4 b5 18. Be2 Rad8 19. Nf3 e5 20. Rac1 Bxf3 21.
Bxf3 Nf6 22. Rc2 Bb6 23. Rfc1 h5 24. Qg3 Ng4 25. Bxg4 f4 26. exf4 exf4 27. Qh3
hxg4 28. Qh8+ Kf7 29. Qg7+ Ke8 30. Qxg6+ Rf7 31. Qxg4 f3 32. Qg8+ Rf8 33. Qg6+
Rf7 34. gxf3 Rd6 35. Qe4 Qxe4 36. fxe4 Rxf2 37. Rxf2 Bxf2+ 38. Kxf2 Rd2+ 39.
Kg3 Rxb2 40. Rc5 a6 41. Re5+ Kd7 42. h4 Rxa2 43. h5 Rb2 44. h6 Rxb3+ 45. Kg4
Rc3 46. h7 Rc8 47. Kg5 b4 48. Kf6 b3 49. Rd5+ Kc6 50. Rd1 Kb5 51. e5 a5 52. e6
a4 53. e7 b2 54. Rb1 Kc4 55. Rxb2 1-0

March 04, 2017

Chowdhury-Vogt City Championship 2010
Trompowsky Attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 b6 3. f4 Bb7 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bd3 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. c3 d5 8. Ne5
Nbd7 9. Nd2 c5 10. Rf3 Ne4 11. Rh3 f5 12. Ndf3 c4 13. Bc2 b5 14. Bd2 a5 15.
a3 Qe8 16. Be1 Ndf6 17. Qe2 Ng4 18. Bxe4 dxe4 19. Nd2 Nxe5 20. fxe5 Bd5 21.
g4 Qg6 22. Rg3 f4 23. exf4 Rxf4 24. h3 Raf8 25. Re3 Bg5 26. Rg3 Bh4 27. Re3
Bg5 28. Rg3 R4f7 29. h4 Bxh4 30. Rh3 Bg5 31. Bg3 Bxd2 32. Qxd2 Qxg4 33. Kh2
Rf3 34. Rg1 e3 35. Qd1 Rf2+ 36. Bxf2 Rxf2+ 0-1

March 03, 2017

Chowdhury-Salzgeber City Championship 2010
Sicilian: closed, 2...Nc6

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. a4 g6 4. Bc4 Bg7 5. d3 Nf6 6. Nge2 O-O 7. O-O d6 8.
Bg5 Nd4 9. Qd2 Be6 10. f4 Bxc4 11. dxc4 Nd7 12. Nd5 Re8 13. Nec3 Nb6 14. Qd3
Nxd5 15. Nxd5 Qd7 16. c3 Nc6 17. Kh1 h6 18. Bh4 e6 19. Nf6+ Bxf6 20. Bxf6 e5
21. f5 Ne7 22. Qh3 h5 23. g4 Qc6 24. Qe3 d5 25. Bxe7 Rxe7 26. f6 Kf8 27.
cxd5 Qd7 28. Qh6+ Ke8 29. Qh8# 1-0

March 02, 2017

Bunch-Sims City Championship 2006
English Opening

1. c4 d6 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 g6 4. Nc3 c6 5. e4 Bg7 6. Nge2 O-O 7. O-O Be6 8.
d3 Qc8 9. Nf4 Bd7 10. Rb1 e5 11. Nfe2 Bh3 12. f4 Qg4 13. Bf3 Qc8 14. Re1 h5
15. d4 Qc7 16. Qd3 Nbd7 17. b4 Ng4 18. Bxg4 Bxg4 19. fxe5 dxe5 20. d5 Bh3
21. d6 Qd8 22. Nd1 f5 23. Nf2 fxe4 24. Nxe4 Bf5 25. N2c3 Qe8 26. Rb2 Qf7 27.
Rf2 Nb6 28. c5 Nd5 29. a3 Nxc3 30. Qxc3 Qd5 31. Rd2 Qf7 32. Ng5 e4 33. Qe3
Qc4 34. Bb2 Bh6 35. Rc1 Bxg5 36. Qxg5 Qf7 37. Rf2 Rae8 38. Qe3 Qh7 39. Qb3+
Qf7 40. Qc3 Kh7 41. Re1 Rg8 42. Re3 Qd7 43. Qf6 Rgf8 44. Qg5 Qf7 45. Ree2
Qc4 46. Bc1 Qf7 47. Qh6+ Kg8 48. Bb2 Qh7 49. Qg5 Qf7 50. Qe3 Kh7 51. Rf4 Rg8
52. Qd4 Qe6 0-1

March 01, 2017

Bunch-O'Bar City Championship 2006
Smith Morra Gambit

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 d6 5. Nf3 e6 6. Bc4 Nf6 7. O-O Be7 8.
Qe2 a6 9. a4 O-O 10. Rd1 Qa5 11. Bg5 Nbd7 12. Bb3 h6 13. Bf4 e5 14. Be3 Nc5
15. Bc2 Bg4 16. Rab1 Qc7 17. b4 Ne6 18. Rb3 Rac8 19. Bd3 Rfd8 20. a5 Kh8 21.
Bb6 Qd7 22. Bxd8 Nd4 23. Nxe5 Nxe2+ 24. Bxe2 Qe6 25. Nd5 Bxe2 0-1

February 28, 2017

Bunch-Kernell City Championship 2006
Caro-Kann: Modern Line (4...Nd7)

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Ng5 Ngf6 6. Bd3 e6 7. N1f3 Bd6
8. Qe2 h6 9. Ne4 Nxe4 10. Qxe4 Nf6 11. Qe2 c5 12. dxc5 Bxc5 13. O-O O-O 14.
c3 b6 15. b4 Bd6 16. Bb2 Bb7 17. Ba6 Bxa6 18. Qxa6 Qc7 19. h3 Rfc8 20. a3
Qc4 21. Qxc4 Rxc4 22. Rfd1 Ne4 23. Nd2 Nxd2 24. Rxd2 Bc7 25. Rad1 Kf8 26.
Rd4 b5 27. Rxc4 bxc4 28. a4 Rd8 29. Rxd8+ Bxd8 30. Bc1 Bf6 31. Bd2 Ke7 32.
Kf1 Kd6 33. Ke2 Kd5 34. f3 h5 35. Be1 a6 36. a5 Kc6 37. Kd2 Bg5+ 38. Kc2 Be3
39. Bd2 Bf2 40. Kd1 Ba7 41. Ke2 f5 42. f4 Bb8 43. Kf3 e5 44. Be3 g6 45. g3
Bd6 46. Bb6 Kd5 47. Ke3 h4 48. fxe5 Bxe5 49. gxh4 Bxc3 50. Bc5 Be1 51. h5
gxh5 0-1

February 27, 2017

Bogle-Hall City Championship 2007
Nimzowitsch-Larsen Opening

1. e3 e5 2. b3 d5 3. Bb2 Bd6 4. Nf3 Nd7 5. c4 c6 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Bb5 Qe7 8.
Nc3 Nf6 9. Ne2 a6 10. Bxd7+ Bxd7 11. Ng3 O-O 12. h3 h6 13. O-O Rac8 14. d3
Rfe8 15. Rc1 Rxc1 16. Qxc1 Rc8 17. Qa1 Re8 18. Rd1 Qe6 19. e4 d4 20. Qc1 Rc8
21. Qd2 b6 22. Rc1 a5 23. Kf1 Rxc1+ 24. Qxc1 Bb5 25. Qc2 Nd7 26. Nd2 Bb4 27.
Ke2 Bxd2 28. Qxd2 Nc5 29. Ke1 Nxd3+ 30. Kd1 Nb4 31. Nf5 Nxa2 32. Qc2 d3 0-1

February 26, 2017

Beatty-Sims City Championship 2009
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. e3 Nc6 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. Nbd2 e5 5. dxe5 Nxe5 6. Be2 Ng6 7. h3 Bd7
8. c3 c6 9. Qc2 Nf6 10. b3 Bd6 11. Bb2 Qe7 12. a4 O-O 13. O-O-O b5 14. axb5
cxb5 15. Nd4 a6 16. Bd3 Rfc8 17. Kb1 Ba3 18. b4 Bxb4 19. Nf5 Bxf5 20. Bxf5
Rc7 21. Qb3 Bd6 22. Bxg6 hxg6 23. g4 Qe6 24. Rhe1 Rac8 25. e4 Bf4 26. exd5
Qxd5 27. Qxd5 Nxd5 28. Ne4 Nb6 29. Rd3 Na4 30. Red1 Nxb2 31. Kxb2 f5 32.
gxf5 gxf5 33. Nd6 Bxd6 34. Rxd6 Rxc3 35. Rd8+ Kh7 36. Rxc8 Rxc8 37. Rd5 g6
38. Rd7+ Kh6 39. Ra7 Rc6 40. f4 g5 41. fxg5+ Kxg5 0-1

February 25, 2017

Beatty-Reddy City Championship 2009
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 e6 4. Bg2 b6 5. d3 Bb7 6. Nge2 Nge7 7. Nb5 Ng6 8.
c4 a6 9. Nbc3 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Be3 d6 12. f4 Rb8 13. Qd2 Ba8 14. Rf2 b5
15. b3 Bf6 16. Raf1 Qa5 17. e5 Be7 18. exd6 Bxd6 19. Ne4 Qxd2 20. Nxd2 Nb4
21. Nc1 Bxg2 22. Rxg2 Nc2 23. Bf2 f5 24. Nf3 h6 25. Ne5 Nxe5 26. fxe5 Bxe5
27. Bxc5 Bd4+ 28. Bxd4 Nxd4 29. Ne2 Rbd8 30. Nxd4 Rxd4 31. Rd2 bxc4 32. bxc4
Rfd8 33. Rfd1 Kf7 34. Kf2 Kf6 35. Ke3 a5 36. c5 R4d5 37. d4 e5 38. c6 Rc8
39. Rc1 Ke6 40. dxe5 Rxd2 41. Kxd2 Kxe5 42. Ke3 1/2-1/2

February 24, 2017

Beatty-Hortillosa City Championship 2009
Anderssen's opening

1. a3 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 d5 5. c4 e6 6. Nc3 O-O 7. b4 c6 8. Bb2
Nbd7 9. Bd3 b6 10. O-O Bb7 11. c5 bxc5 12. bxc5 Qc7 13. h3 a5 14. Qe2 Rfe8
15. Kh1 Nh5 16. g4 Nhf6 17. Ne5 Nxe5 18. dxe5 Nd7 19. Na4 Nxe5 20. Bxe5 Bxe5
21. Rab1 Rab8 22. Rb6 Rbd8 23. Rfb1 Bc8 24. f4 Bg7 25. Ba6 d4 26. Rb7 Bxb7
27. Rxb7 d3 28. Qd2 Qc8 29. Nb6 Bc3 30. Qd1 Qxb7 31. Bxb7 Re7 32. Ba6 d2 33.
Kg2 Bb2 34. Nc4 Bc1 35. Nd6 Bxa3 36. Qxd2 Bxc5 37. Qxa5 Rxd6 38. Qxc5 Red7
39. Kf3 Rd8 40. h4 f5 41. Bc4 Kg7 42. Qe5+ Kf7 43. gxf5 gxf5 44. Qxf5+ Kg7
45. Qg5+ 1-0

February 23, 2017

Beatty-Horobetz City Championship 2009
Bird's Opening

1. f4 g6 2. e4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. d4 Nd7 5. Bc4 c5 6. c3 Qa5 7. Qb3 e6 8. Bxe6
fxe6 9. Qxe6+ Ne7 10. Qxd6 Qb6 11. Qxb6 axb6 12. d5 Ra4 13. Nbd2 O-O 14. g3
Nf6 15. d6 Nc6 16. e5 Ng4 17. b3 Ra8 18. Nc4 Ra6 19. h3 Nh6 20. g4 Be6 21.
O-O Nf7 22. Re1 Bxc4 23. bxc4 Nxd6 24. Ng5 Re8 25. Be3 Nxc4 26. Bf2 Ra3 27.
Rad1 h6 28. Ne4 N4xe5 29. fxe5 Nxe5 30. Re3 Rxa2 31. Bg3 Rf8 32. Rb1 Rc2 33.
Rxb6 Nc4 34. Rxg6 Nxe3 35. Bf2 Rf4 36. Re6 Nd5 37. Bxc5 Kf7 0-1

February 22, 2017

Beatty-Sichel City Championship 2013
Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. h3 c6 5. Nc3 Nd7 6. Bc4 b5 7. Bb3 Nb6 8. a4
b4 9. a5 bxc3 10. axb6 cxb2 11. Bxb2 Qxb6 12. O-O Nf6 13. e5 Ne4 14. exd6
Nxd6 15. Re1 O-O 16. Rxe7 Qd8 17. Rexa7 Rxa7 18. Rxa7 Nb5 19. Ra2 c5 20. d5
Bxb2 21. Rxb2 Qf6 22. Qc1 Bxh3 23. c4 Nd6 24. Bd1 Bf5 25. Rb6 Qe7 26. Qf4
Nc8 27. Rc6 Qa7 28. Kh2 Re8 29. g4 Qa1 30. gxf5 Qxd1 31. f6 Ne7 32. fxe7
Rxe7 33. Rc8+ Kg7 34. Rxc5 Qe2 35. Qd4+ f6 36. d6 Re4 37. Rc7+ Kg8 38. Qd5+
Kh8 39. Rc8+ Kg7 40. Rg8+ Kh6 41. Qd2+ Qxd2 42. Nxd2 Rd4 43. Ne4 f5 44. c5
fxe4 45. c6 g5 46. d7 e3 47. d8=Q Rh4+ 48. Kg3 Rg4+ 49. Kxg4 exf2 50. Qxg5# 1-0

February 21, 2017

Beatty-Sichel City Championship 2012
Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Bc4 Nf6 5. h3 c6 6. Qf3 e5 7. dxe5 dxe5 8.
Bd2 b5 9. Bb3 a5 10. a4 b4 11. Nd1 Qd4 12. Bg5 Qxe4+ 13. Ne3 O-O 14. Bxf6
Qxf3 15. Nxf3 Bxf6 16. O-O-O Bg7 17. Nc4 Be6 18. Ng5 Bh6 19. f4 Bxg5 20.
fxg5 Nd7 21. Rhe1 Nc5 22. Rxe5 Nxb3+ 23. cxb3 Bd5 24. Rdxd5 cxd5 25. Rxd5
Rfd8 26. Rxd8+ Rxd8 27. Nxa5 Rd5 28. Nc4 Rxg5 29. g4 h5 30. a5 hxg4 31. hxg4
Rxg4 32. Kb1 Rg1+ 33. Ka2 Rd1 34. a6 Rd7 0-1

February 20, 2017

Beasy-Smith City Championship 2008
QGD: exchange, positional line

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 Bf5 7. Bxf6 Bxf6
8. Qb3 Nd7 9. Nxd5 Nb6 10. Nxf6+ Qxf6 11. Nf3 O-O 12. Bd3 Rfe8 13. O-O c6
14. Ne5 Bxd3 15. Qxd3 Rad8 16. Qc2 Nd7 17. Nf3 Nf8 18. b4 Rd5 19. Ne5 Ng6
20. f4 Nxe5 21. fxe5 Qe7 22. Qc3 f6 23. e4 Rb5 24. exf6 gxf6 25. a3 Qxe4 26.
Rae1 Qg6 27. Rxe8+ Qxe8 28. Rxf6 Rg5 29. Qb3+ Kg7 30. Re6 Qf7 31. Qe3 Rf5
32. h3 Rf1+ 33. Kh2 Qf4+ 34. Qxf4 Rxf4 35. Re7+ Rf7 36. Rxf7+ Kxf7 37. Kg3
Ke6 38. Kf4 Kd5 39. Ke3 b6 40. g4 c5 41. dxc5 bxc5 42. bxc5 Kxc5 43. Ke4 Kc4
44. g5 Kb3 45. h4 Kxa3 46. h5 a5 47. g6 hxg6 48. hxg6 a4 49. g7 Kb2 50. g8=Q
a3 51. Qg2+ Kb1 52. Qg1+ Kb2 53. Qf2+ Kb1 54. Qe1+ Kb2 55. Qb4+ Ka2 56. Kd3
Ka1 57. Kc2  1-0

February 19, 2017

Beasy-Reddy City Championship 2008
King's Indian: Classical

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. O-O c5 8.
d5 a6 9. a4 Rb8 10. h3 h6 11. Bf4 Nh5 12. Be3 Nhf6 13. Qd2 Kh7 14. Rab1 Qa5
15. Rfd1 Nb6 16. Qc2 Bd7 17. b3 Na8 18. Bd3 Ng8 19. Ne2 Qd8 20. Nf4 Qe8 21.
Re1 e5 22. dxe6 Bxe6 23. e5 dxe5 24. Nxe6 Qxe6 25. Bxc5 Rfd8 26. Bd4 Qd6 27.
Bxe5 Bxe5 28. Nxe5 Kg7 29. Rbd1 Qf6 30. Ng4 Qb6 31. c5 Qc7 32. b4 Rbc8 33.
Qb2+ f6 34. Bc4 Rxd1 35. Rxd1 h5 36. Ne3 Ne7 37. Rd6 Rf8 38. Qd4 1-0

February 18, 2017

Beasy-Davison City Championship 2008
Classical Dutch: Early Deviations

1. d4 f5 2. g3 e6 3. Bg2 d5 4. c4 c6 5. Qc2 Nf6 6. Nh3 Be7 7. O-O O-O 8. Nd2
Qe8 9. Nf3 Ng4 10. Bg5 Bxg5 11. Nhxg5 h6 12. Nh3 Qh5 13. Nf4 Qf7 14. h3 Nf6
15. Ne5 Qe8 16. Nfg6 Rf7 17. Nxf7 Qxf7 18. Ne5 Qh5 19. Qd3 Nbd7 20. Qf3 Qe8
21. Nxd7 Bxd7 22. Qb3 b6 23. Rac1 Ne4 24. Qc2 Qg6 25. Kh2 Rf8 26. Bxe4 dxe4
27. f3 f4 28. Rg1 e5 29. Qxe4 Qxe4 30. fxe4 fxg3+ 31. Rxg3 exd4 32. Rcg1 g5
33. e3 dxe3 34. Rxe3 Be6 35. b3 Rf4 36. Kg2 Kg7 37. Rf1 Kf6 38. Rxf4+ gxf4
39. Rd3 Ke5 40. h4 Kxe4 41. Rd6 Bg4 42. Kf2 c5 43. Rxh6 Bf5 44. Rh8 Kd4 45.
Rf8 Ke5 46. Ra8 a5 47. Rb8 Bb1 48. a3 Ba2 49. Rxb6 a4 50. b4 cxb4 51. Rxb4
Bb3 52. h5 Kf6 53. h6 Kg6 54. Rb6+ Kh7 55. c5 1-0

February 17, 2017

Bartlett-Davison City Championship 2008
Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Bd3 Nf6 5. Bf4 Nc6 6. c3 Bg4 7. f3 Bh5 8.
Ne2 Bg6 9. O-O e6 10. Ng3 Qb6 11. Bxg6 hxg6 12. Qe2 Be7 13. Re1 Nh5 14. Nxh5
Rxh5 15. g4 Rh7 16. a4 Bh4 17. Rd1 g5 18. Be3 Qc7 19. c4 O-O-O 20. cxd5 exd5
21. Qc2 Rdh8 22. Qf5+ Kb8 23. f4 Qe7 24. Rd3 Bg3 25. fxg5 Bxh2+ 26. Kf1 Bc7
27. Qxd5 Rh1+ 28. Bg1 Rxg1+ 29. Kxg1 Qe1+ 30. Kg2 Rh2+ 0-1

February 16, 2017

Anne-Pylant City Championship 2003
Sicilian: Smith-Morra gambit

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 Nc6 5. f4 e6 6. Bc4 a6 7. Nf3 b5 8.
Bb3 Bc5 9. Qe2 Qb6 10. f5 Nf6 11. Bg5 Ng4 12. Rf1 h6 13. Bh4 O-O 14. Bf2
Bxf2+ 15. Rxf2 Nxf2 16. Qxf2 Qxf2+ 17. Kxf2 Bb7 18. g4 Rad8 19. h4 Nb4 20.
g5 hxg5 21. hxg5 exf5 22. exf5 d5 23. Rd1 Rfe8 24. a3 d4 25. g6 Bd5 26. Nxd5
Nxd5 27. Rxd4 f6 28. Bxd5+ Kf8 29. Be6 Rxd4 30. Nxd4 Ke7 31. Ke3 Rh8 32. b3
Kd6 33. a4 bxa4 34. bxa4 Kc5 35. Nf3 Kb4 36. Bd7 Rd8 37. Bc6 Rd6 38. Be8 Rd8
39. Bf7 Kxa4 40. Nd4 Ka3 41. Ne6 Rc8 42. Nxg7 Rc3+ 43. Kd4 Rg3 44. Nh5 Rg4+
45. Ke3 a5 46. g7 Kb2 47. g8=Q Rxg8 48. Bxg8 1-0

February 15, 2017

Vogt-Horobetz City Championship 2010
Sicilian: Accelerated Dragon with 5 Nc3: sidelines

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. f3 Bg7 7. Be3 O-O 8.
Be2 d5 9. exd5 Nxd5 10. Nxd5 Qxd5 11. Nxc6 Qxc6 12. c3 Be6 13. Kf2 Rfd8 14.
Qc2 b5 15. Rac1 Rac8 16. a3 a5 17. Qe4 Bd5 18. Qxe7 Re8 19. Qa7 Rc7 20. Qb6
Rce7 21. Bxb5 Qxb6 22. Bxb6 Rb8 23. Bc5 Rxb5 24. Bxe7 Rxb2+ 25. Kg3 Be5+ 26.
Kh3 Be6+ 27. g4 Rf2 28. Rcf1 Rc2 29. Rc1 Rf2 30. Rcf1 1/2-1/2

February 14, 2017

Vogt-Kovalic City Championship 2010
Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, Maróczy bind, 6.Be3

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 Bd7 10. Qd2 Nxd4 11. Bxd4 Bc6 12. f3 a5 13. Nd5 Nd7 14. Be3 a4
15. Rab1 Nc5 16. Qb4 e6 17. Nc3 Qe7 18. Rfd1 Rfd8 19. Nb5 Be5 20. f4 Bg7 21.
e5 Ne4 22. Nxd6 f6 23. c5 fxe5 24. Nxe4 exf4 25. Bxf4 Qh4 26. g3 Qh3 27. Bf3
Rf8 28. Ng5 Qf5 29. Bxc6 bxc6 30. Qc4 Rfe8 31. Re1 Kh8 32. Nxe6 Bf6 33. Bd6
Ra7 34. Re4 Rf7 35. Rf1 Qh5 36. Ng5 Bd4+ 37. Qxd4+ 1-0

February 13, 2017

Vogt-Smith City Championship 2010
Pirc: Ufimtsev-Pytel variation

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 c6 4. Bd3 e5 5. Nf3 exd4 6. Nxd4 Be7 7. Bd2 Nbd7
8. Qe2 Ne5 9. O-O-O Be6 10. Nxe6 Nxd3+ 11. Qxd3 fxe6 12. Qg3 Qc7 13. Qxg7
Rg8 14. Qh6 Rg6 15. Qh3 O-O-O 16. Qxe6+ Kb8 17. Qh3 Rdg8 18. g3 Ng4 19. Qg2
Bf6 20. f4 Qb6 21. Rde1 Bd4 22. Qe2 Bf2 23. Ref1 Bd4 24. Na4 Qd8 25. f5 R6g7
26. h3 Ne5 27. g4 Nd7 28. Bc3 Qg5+ 29. Kb1 Be5 30. Rd1 Qf6 31. Bxe5 Qxe5 32.
Qd3 Kc7 33. Qd4 Re7 34. Qxe5 Rxe5 35. Nc3 Nf6 36. Rde1 h5 37. gxh5 Nxh5 38.
Reg1 Rg3 39. a3 d5 40. exd5 Rxf5 41. d6+ Kd7 42. Rxg3 Nxg3 43. Rg1 Nh5 44.
Ne4 Re5 45. Rg4 b6 46. b3 a5 47. Kb2 Re6 48. Rh4 Nf6 49. Nxf6+ Rxf6 50. Rd4
Rh6 51. Rd3 Rh4 52. c4 c5 53. Kc3 Re4 54. b4 axb4+ 55. axb4 b5 56. cxb5 Rxb4
57. h4 Rxh4 58. Rd5 Rh6 59. b6 Rh8 60. Kc4 Kc6 61. d7 Rd8 62. b7 Kxb7 1/2-1/2

February 12, 2017

Wade-Harbert City Championship 2006
Queen's Gambit Declined

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. cxd5 exd5 6. Nf3 O-O 7. e3 c6 8.
Qc2 Ne4 9. Bxe7 Qxe7 10. Bd3 Bf5 11. O-O Nd7 12. Rab1 Bg6 13. b4 a6 14. a4
Nb6 15. Bxe4 Bxe4 16. Nxe4 Qxe4 17. Qb3 Nc4 18. Rfd1 b5 19. Ra1 h6 20. Ra2
Rfb8 21. axb5 axb5 22. h3 Qe7 23. Rda1 Qb7 24. Ne1 Rxa2 25. Qxa2 Nb6 26. Nd3
Ra8 27. Qb1 Re8 28. Ra2 Qe7 29. Ne5 Rc8 30. Ra6 Qb7 31. Qa1 Na4 32. Ra5 Qe7
33. Nd3 Qe4 34. Nb2 Nc3 35. Ra3 Qc2 36. Nd3 Qxd3 37. Rxc3 1/2-1/2

February 11, 2017

Weaks-Scrivener City Championship 1963
Dutch Defence

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

February 10, 2017

Weaks-Wright City Championship 1963
King's Indian: Sämisch

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Bg5 c6 7. Qd2 Qc7 8. Bh6
e5 9. d5 Ne8 10. g4 f5 11. gxf5 gxf5 12. Bh3 Qe7 13. O-O-O Na6 14. Bxg7 Qxg7
15. Nge2 Kh8 16. Rhg1 Qf7 17. Rg5 f4 18. Bxc8 Rxc8 19. Rdg1 cxd5 20. Rf5 Nf6
21. Nxd5 Rxc4+ 22. Nec3 Qe6 23. Nxf6 Rxf6 24. Rxf6 Qxf6 25. Qd5 Rxc3+ 26.
bxc3 Qd8 27. Qf7 1-0

February 09, 2017

Wade-Pylant City Championship 2006
Budapest Gambit

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e5 3. dxe5 Ng4 4. Bf4 Bc5 5. e3 Nc6 6. Qxg4 d5 7. Qd1 Bb4+
8. Nc3 d4 9. exd4 Nxd4 10. a3 Bf5 11. Rc1 Be7 12. Nf3 Nxf3+ 13. Qxf3 c6 14.
Be2 a5 15. O-O h5 16. Rcd1 Qc8 17. Ne4 Bxe4 18. Qxe4 g5 19. Be3 a4 20. e6
Qxe6 21. Qxe6 fxe6 22. Bd4 Rh6 23. Bg7 Rh7 24. Be5 Bf8 25. f4 g4 26. g3 Bc5+
27. Bd4 Bf8 28. Bd3 Rh6 29. f5 h4 30. gxh4 Rxh4 31. fxe6 Rh6 32. Rf6 Ke7 33.
Rxh6 Bxh6 34. Bf5 Rg8 35. Be5 Be3+ 36. Kg2 Rg5 37. Rd7+ Ke8 38. Bf6 Bb6 39.
Bxg5 g3 40. Bh6 gxh2 1-0

February 08, 2017

Wade-Bunch City Championship 2006
Queen's Gambit Declined

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c6 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Qc2 g6 6. Bf4 Bf5 7. Qb3 Qb6 8.
Qxb6 axb6 9. Nf3 Nd7 10. e3 Ngf6 11. Nh4 Be6 12. Bd3 Be7 13. Nf3 h6 14. h3
b5 15. Bh2 Nb6 16. Ne5 Nc4 17. O-O b4 18. Bxc4 bxc3 19. Bb3 cxb2 20. Rab1
Ba3 21. Bc2 Ne4 22. Nd3 Nd2 23. Be5 O-O 24. Nxb2 Nxf1 25. Kxf1 f6 26. Bc7
Rf7 27. Bb6 Bf5 28. Bxf5 gxf5 29. Nd3 Bd6 30. Rb2 f4 31. exf4 Re7 32. f5 h5
33. Bc5 Bxc5 34. Nxc5 Kh7 35. Ne6 Ra5 36. Re2 Kh6 37. Rc2 Re8 38. Rb2 Rb5
39. Rc2 Rb1+ 40. Ke2 Ra8 41. g4 Ra1 42. Kf3 R8xa2 43. Rxa2 Rxa2 44. Nc5 b5
45. Ke3 b4 46. Kf3 b3 47. Nxb3 Ra3 48. Kf4 Rxb3 49. gxh5 Rd3 50. f3 Rxd4+
51. Ke3 c5 0-1

February 07, 2017

Wright-Rackley City Championship 1980
Sicilian Scheveningen

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be2 a6 7. Be3 e6 8.
O-O Be7 9. f4 O-O 10. Nb3 Qc7 11. Qd2 b5 12. a3 Bb7 13. Rfd1 Rfd8 14. Bf3
Rac8 15. Qf2 Nd7 16. Kh1 Na5 17. Nxa5 Qxa5 18. f5 exf5 19. exf5 Bxf3 20.
Qxf3 Ne5 21. Qg3 Nc4 22. Nd5 Bf8 23. Bd4 Rb8 24. Bxg7 f6 25. Bxf6+ Kf7 26.
b4 Qa4 27. Bxd8 Rxd8 28. Qh4 Ke8 29. Qxh7 1-0

February 06, 2017

Wright-Middleton City Championship 1972
Sicilian: 2 Nf3 a6 O'Kelly Variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 a6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Nf3 Bb4 7. Bg5 Bxc3+ 8.
bxc3 Qc7 9. Bd3 Qxc3+ 10. Bd2 Qc5 11. Rb1 Nc6 12. O-O d5 13. exd5 Qxd5 14. Qe2
O-O 15. Bc4 Nd4 16. Nxd4 Qxd4 17. Be3 Qe4 18. f3 Qc6 19. Rb6 Qc7 20. Rd1 Rd8
21. Rdb1 Rd6 22. Rxd6 Qxd6 23. Rd1 Qc7 24. Qd3 Bd7 25. Bg5 Be6 26. Bxe6 fxe6
27. Bh4 Rc8 28. Rd2 Nd5 29. Qb3 b5 30. Bg3 Qc5+ 31. Kh1 Qc3 32. Qxc3 Rxc3 33.
Bxe5 Re3 34. Bg3 b4 35. Kg1 Ra3 36. Bd6 Rxa2 37. Re2 b3 38. Rxe6 bxc2 39. Re1
Rb2 40. Ba3 Rb1 41. Kf2 Rxe1 42. Kxe1 Kf7 43. Kd2 Ke6 44. Bc5 Nf4 45. Kxc2 Nxg2
46. Kd3 g6 47. Ke4 Ne1 48. Bf8 a5 49. Ke3 a4 50. Ke2 Nc2 51. Kd3 Ne1+ 52. Ke4
h5 53. Bc5 Nc2 54. Kd3 Kd5 55. Bf8 Ne1+ 56. Ke2 Ng2 57. Be7 Ke5 58. Ba3 Nh4 59.
Ke3 Nf5+ 60. Kf2 Kd4 61. Bb2+ Kd3 62. f4 Ke4 63. Ke2 Nd6 64. Kd1 Nc4 65. Bg7
Kxf4 66. Kc2 Ne3+ 67. Kb2 Nf1 68. Bf8 Kg4 69. Ka3 Nxh2 70. Kxa4 Kf5 71. Kb3 Ke4
72. Kc2 g5 73. Kd2 Nf3+ 74. Ke2 h4 75. Kf2 g4 76. Bd6 Kf5 77. Kg2 Nd2 78. Be7
Nf3 79. Bd6 Ke4 80. Be7 Kf4 81. Bd6+ Ne5 82. Be7 h3+ 83. Kh1 Nf3 84. Bd8 g3 85.
Bc7+ Ne5 86. Bd6 Ke4 87. Bc5 Nf3 0-1

February 05, 2017

Pylant - Wright City Championship, 1978
Alekhine's defense: modern variation, 4...Bg4

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Be2 Nc6 6. c4 Nb6 7. exd6 cxd6 8.
b3 g6 9. Bb2 Bg7 10. Nbd2 O-O 11. O-O d5 12. Re1 e6 13. h3 Bxf3 14. Nxf3
dxc4 15. bxc4 Qd7 16. Ne5 Nxe5 17. dxe5 Qc7 18. Bf1 Nxc4 19. Qc2 Rac8 20.
Rac1 b5 21. a4 a6 22. Ba3 Rfd8 23. Bd6 Qb7 24. Qa2 Nxd6 25. exd6 Rxc1 26.
Rxc1 Rxd6 27. axb5 axb5 28. Qa5 b4 29. Rc7 Qb8 30. Qc5 Rd8 31. Qe7 Rf8 32.
Rb7 Qf4 33. Rxb4 Qd2 34. Rb7 Bd4 35. Qh4 Kg7 36. Rb3 Rd8 37. Rd3 Bxf2+ 38.
Qxf2 Rxd3 39. Bxd3 Qxd3 40. Qb2+ f6 41. Qb7+ Kh6 42. Qf7 Qe3+ 43. Kh2 Qf4+
44. Kg1 e5 45. Qf8+ Kg5 46. Qg7 h5 47. Qb7 e4 48. Qb5+ Qe5 49. Qa4 Qf4 50.
Qa5+ Qf5 51. Qd2+ Qf4 52. Qa5+ Kh6 53. Qb4 Qc1+ 54. Kh2 Qc7+ 55. Kg1 e3 56.
Qf8+ Kh7 57. Qxf6 Qc5 58. Qf7+ Kh6 59. Qe8 e2+ 60. Kh2 Qd6+ 61. g3 Qd2 62.
Qh8+ Kg5 63. Qe5+ 1/2-1/2

February 04, 2017

Kernell-Wade - City Championship  02/22/2006 
Bogo-Indian

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 Qe7 5. Bxb4 Qxb4+ 6. Qd2 Qxd2+ 7. Kxd2
Ne4+ 8. Ke3 f5 9. g3 b6 10. Bg2 Bb7 11. Nfd2 Nd6 12. d5 exd5 13. cxd5 Kf7
14. Nc3 Re8+ 15. Kf4 a5 16. g4 fxg4 17. e4 Kg8 18. Kxg4 Nf7 19. Nb5 Na6 20.
Nc4 Ne5+ 21. Nxe5 Rxe5 22. f4 Re7 23. Rhe1 d6 24. e5 dxe5 25. fxe5 Nc5 26.
d6 cxd6 27. Bxb7 Nxb7 28. exd6 Rd7 29. Rad1 Rad8 30. Re7 Kf8 31. Rxd7 Rxd7
32. Kf5 Rf7+ 33. Ke5 Ke8 34. Rd2 Kd7 35. a3 g6 36. Rd5 Rf5+ 37. Kd4 Rf4+ 38.
Ke3 Rf6 39. h4 Kc6 40. Re5 Nxd6 41. Nxd6 Kxd6 42. Rb5 Kc6 43. a4 h6 44. b4
axb4 45. Rxb4 g5 46. hxg5 hxg5 47. Rb5 Rg6 48. Kf3 g4+ 49. Kg3 1/2-1/2

February 03, 2017

Roland Piekorz - Danny Gholson  City Championship  01/25/2002 
Reti

1. Nf3 e6 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 d5 4. O-O Nc6 5. c4 dxc4 6. Qa4 Bd7 7. Qxc4 Bd6
8. d4 O-O 9. Nc3 a6 10. e4 e5 11. dxe5 Nxe5 12. Nxe5 Bxe5 13. f4 Bxc3 14.
Qxc3 Bb5 15. Re1 c6 16. a4 Bd3 17. h3 c5 18. e5 Nh5 19. Kh2 c4 20. g4 Nxf4
21. Bxf4 f5 22. g5 g6 23. e6 Re8 24. e7  1-0

February 02, 2017

Divakaran Marella - Kenneth Howell  City Championship  01/26/2002
French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. Nf3 Qc7 6. a3 cxd4 7. Qxd4 Bxc3+ 8.
bxc3 Nc6 9. Bb5 Bd7 10. Qg4 Nge7 11. Qxg7 Rg8 12. Qxh7 Nxe5 13. Bxd7+ Kxd7
14. Bd2 Nxf3+ 15. gxf3 Qe5+ 16. Be3 Qxc3+ 17. Ke2 Rg7 18. Qd3 Qxd3+ 19. cxd3
Nc6 20. Rab1 b6 21. Rhc1 Rh7 22. Bf4 Rh4 23. Bg3 Ra4 24. Rc3 Rc8 25. Rbc1 f5
26. Be5 d4 27. R3c2 Rxa3 28. f4 Rc3 29. Rxc3 dxc3 30. Rxc3 Nxe5 31. Rxc8
Kxc8 32. fxe5 Kd7 33. d4 a5 34. Kd2 a4 35. Kc3 Ke7 36. Kb4 b5 37. f4 Kf7 38.
h4 Ke7 39. h5 Kf7 40. d5 exd5 41. e6+ Kg7   1-0
February 01, 2017

Tony Maneclang(1763) - Graham Horobetz(2011)    City Championship  March 05, 2010  round 7
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. g3 e6 3. Bg2 c5 4. c3 d5 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. Bf4 Be7 7. Ne5 O-O 8.
O-O Nxe5 9. Bxe5 b6 10. Nd2 Nd7 11. Bf4 Ba6 12. Be3 Rc8 13. f4 Nf6 14. Bf3
Qd7 15. a4 Qc7 16. Re1 cxd4 17. Bxd4 Nd7 18. Rc1 b5 19. axb5 Bxb5 20. Kg2 f6
21. e4 dxe4 22. Nxe4 e5 23. Be3 Kh8 24. fxe5 fxe5 25. Ng5 Bxg5 26. Bxg5 Rf5
27. Be7 Bc6 28. Re3 Nb6 29. Bd6 Nc4 30. Qd3 Nxe3+ 31. Qxe3 Rxf3 32. Bxc7
Rxe3+ 33. Kf2 Rf3+ 34. Ke2 Rxc7 35. Rd1 Rf8 0-1

January 31, 2017

Roy Nilsson(1791) - Kyle Salzgeber(1688)   City Championship, January 19, 2012, round 2
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 Nf6 6. f4 d6 7. Nf3 O-O 8. O-O
Rb8 9. Bd2 b5 10. a3 a5 11. f5 Qb6 12. Nh4 c4+ 13. Kh1 cxd3 14. cxd3 Ne5 15.
Bg5 Qd4 16. Nf3 Qxd3 17. Nxe5 Qxd1 18. Raxd1 dxe5 19. b4 h6 20. Bxf6 exf6
21. g4 axb4 22. axb4 gxf5 23. gxf5 Ba6 24. Rd6 Ra8 25. Rfd1 Rfc8 26. Nd5 Rd8
27. Ne7+ Kf8 28. Rxd8+ Rxd8 29. Rxd8+ Kxe7 30. Ra8 1-0

January 30, 2017

Nilsson-Salzgeber City Championship February 09, 2013, round 7
Sicilian: Accelerated Dragon with 5 Nc3: main line

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 g6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Bc4 O-O 8.
O-O Nxe4 9. Nxe4 d5 10. Nxc6 bxc6 11. Bd3 dxe4 12. Bxe4 Qc7 13. c3 Rb8 14. Qe2
Be6 15. Rfd1 a5 16. Bc5 Rb5 17. Ba3 Rh5 18. g3 Re5 19. Qf3 Rc8 20. Qd3 c5 21.
f4 c4 22. Qe3 Rh5 23. Bf3 Rh3 24. Rd2 Bf6 25. Rad1 h6 26. Bd5 Bg4 27. Re1 Kf8
28. Bg2 Rh5 29. Bf3 Bxf3 30. Qxf3 Qa7+ 31. Kg2 Kg7 32. Red1 Qb6 33. Qe4 e6 34.
Rd6 Qb5 35. Rd7 Re8 36. Rc7 Re7 37. Rxc4 Rd7 38. Re1 Rd2+ 39. Re2 Rxh2+ 40.
Kxh2 Qh5+ 41. Kg1 Rxe2 0-1

January 29, 2017

Wright-Hurt, City Championship 1963 
Réti opening

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 e6 4. O-O Be7 5. d3 O-O 6. Nbd2 Nc6 7. e4 dxe4 8.
dxe4 e5 9. h3 Be6 10. Qe2 h6 11. b3 Nd4 12. Nxd4 Qxd4 13. Rb1 Rfd8 14. Rd1
Qc3 15. Nf1 Rxd1 16. Qxd1 Rd8 17. Qe2 Qa5 18. c4 Bc5 19. Ne3 c6 20. Nf5 Rd7
21. g4 Qd8 22. Kh2 Nh7 23. b4 Bd4 24. Bb2 Qg5 25. Bc1 Qf6 26. c5 Bxf5 27.
gxf5 Qh4 28. Be3 Nf6 29. Qf3 Bxe3 30. Qxe3 Ng4+ 0-1

January 28, 2017

Thayer-Morgan  City Championship February 27, 1976, round 3 
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 Bg4 17. Qg2 Qh5 18. Be3 Bf3 19. Qf1 f5 20. Nd2 f4
21. Bxf4 Bxf4 22. Nxf3 Qxf3 23. gxf4 Rxf4 24. h3 Raf8 25. Re3 1/2-1/2

January 27, 2017

Ferguson-Flickinger City Championship, February 04, 1977 round 2  
Scandinavian defense, Lasker variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qa5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Nf3 Bg4 6. h3 Bh5 7. g4 Bg6 8.
Ne5 c6 9. h4 Nbd7 10. Nc4 Qc7 11. h5 Be4 12. Rh4 Bd5 13. g5 Bxc4 14. Bxc4
Nb6 15. Bb3 Nfd5 16. Nxd5 cxd5 17. Bf4 Qd7 18. Qe2 e6 19. O-O-O Be7 20. Kb1
h6 21. gxh6 Bxh4 22. hxg7 Rg8 23. h6 Ke7 24. Rh1 Bf6 25. Be5 Bxe5 26. Qxe5
Qd6 27. Qg5+ Kd7 28. h7 Qe7 29. Qxe7+ Kxe7 30. h8=Q 1-0

January 26, 2017

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

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

January 25, 2017

Herbers-Durham Memphis City Championship 1997 
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Bc4 e6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Nf3 a6 5. a4 Qc7 6. d3 Bd6 7. O-O Nf6 8. h3
h6 9. Re1 O-O 10. Be3 b6 11. Qd2 Bb7 12. Rad1 Ne5 13. Nxe5 Bxe5 14. f4 Bxc3
15. bxc3 d5 16. e5 Nh7 17. Ba2 Qc6 18. Rb1 Rfd8 19. Rb2 d4 20. cxd4 cxd4 21.
Bxd4 Rxd4 22. c3 Rd7 23. Reb1 Qxa4 24. Rxb6 Bd5 25. Rb8+ Rxb8 26. Rxb8+ Nf8
27. Bxd5 Rxd5 28. d4 Rb5 29. Ra8 Qa1+ 30. Kh2 Rb2 31. Qd3 Qa2 32. Qf3 g6 33.
f5 Rf2 34. Rxf8+ Kxf8 35. Qa8+ Kg7 36. f6+ Kh7 37. Qb7 Rxg2+ 38. Qxg2 Qxg2+
39. Kxg2 a5 40. c4 Kg8 41. d5 exd5 42. cxd5 a4 43. d6 1-0

January 24, 2017

Hood-Ferguson Memphis City Championship 1977
Robatsch defense: three pawns attack

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. f4 d5 4. e5 h5 5. Bd3 Nh6 6. Nc3 Bg4 7. Nge2 e6 8. Be3
Nd7 9. Qd2 Bxe2 10. Nxe2 Qe7 11. h3 O-O 12. Rg1 c5 13. c3 cxd4 14. Nxd4 Nf5
15. g4 Nxd4 16. Bxd4 hxg4 17. hxg4 Nc5 18. Rh1 Nxd3+ 19. Qxd3 Rfc8 20. Rc1
Qe8 21. Qh3 Qa4 22. a3 Qb3 23. Rh2 Rc4 24. f5 exf5 25. gxf5 gxf5 26. e6 Rxd4
27. exf7+ Kf8 28. cxd4 Qxh3 29. Rxh3 Bxd4 30. Rc7 Bxb2 31. Rxb7 Be5 32. Rh5
Bg7 33. Rxf5 d4 34. Rd5 a6 35. Rdd7 Bf6 36. Rb6 Be7 37. Rbb7 Bxa3 38. Rxd4
Be7 39. Re4 Bf6 40. Kd1 Bg7 41. Rbe7 Bf6 42. Re8+ 1-0

January 23, 2017

Scrivener-Wright City Championship 1965
King's Indian: Classical

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. O-O e5 8. Bg5
c6 9. Qd2 Qc7 10. Rad1 Re8 11. dxe5 dxe5 12. b4 Nf8 13. Qd6 Qxd6 14. Rxd6 Ne6
15. c5 Nxg5 16. Nxg5 h6 17. Nf3 Nh5 18. Rfd1 Be6 19. g3 Bf8 20. R6d2 f6 21. Nh4
Kf7 22. Bxh5 gxh5 23. Nf5 a5 24. a3 axb4 25. axb4 Ra3 26. Ne2 Rb3 27. Rd7+ Bxd7
28. Rxd7+ Ke6 29. Rxb7 Rc8 30. Nfd4+ exd4 31. Nxd4+ Ke5 32. Nxb3 Kxe4 33. Na5
Kd5 34. Kg2 Ra8 35. Rd7+ Ke6 36. Rc7 Ra6 37. Rxc6+ Rxc6 38. Nxc6 Kd5 39. Na5
Be7 40. Kf3 Bd8 41. Kf4 Ke6 42. Ke4 f5+ 43. Kd4 Bf6+ 44. Kc4 Kd7 45. b5 h4 46.
Kd5 hxg3 47. hxg3 h5 48. c6+ Kc7 49. Nc4 f4 50. b6+ Kb8 51. c7+ 1-0

January 22, 2017

Rackley-Hood  City Championship 1977
King's Indian: Makagonov system (5.h3)

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. h3 O-O 6. Nf3 e5 7. dxe5 dxe5 8.
Qxd8 Rxd8 9. Bg5 Nbd7 10. O-O-O b6 11. Nxe5 h6 12. Nc6 Re8 13. Bxf6 Bxf6 14.
Nd5 Bg5+ 15. f4 1-0

January 21, 2017

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

January 20, 2017

Tai-Jones Memphis City Championship February 02, 1990, round 3
Bird's opening

1. f4 g6 2. Nf3 Bg7 3. g3 c5 4. Bg2 Nc6 5. O-O Nf6 6. c3 O-O 7. Ne5 Nxe5 8.
fxe5 Ng4 9. d4 cxd4 10. cxd4 d6 11. h3 Nh6 12. g4 Kh8 13. exd6 Qxd6 14. d5
f5 15. g5 Nf7 16. Nc3 Bd7 17. Kh1 Qb6 18. a4 Rac8 19. Ra3 Rc4 20. a5 Qc5 21.
Qb3 Nd6 22. Bf4 Rc8 23. Bxd6 Qxd6 24. Qxb7 Rb4 25. Qxa7 Bd4 26. Nb5 Bxb5 27.
Qb7 Bd7 28. a6 Rxb7 29. axb7 Rb8 30. Ra8 Kg7 31. Rxb8 Qxb8 32. d6 Qxd6 33.
Ra1 Bc6 34. b8=Q Bxg2+ 0-1

January 19, 2017

O'Bar-Beatty City Championship  February 02, 2013, round 4
Philidor: Philidor counter-gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 f5 4. Nc3 fxe4 5. Nxe4 d5 6. Nxe5 dxe4 7. Qh5+ g6 8.
Nxg6 Nf6 9. Qe5+ Kf7 10. Bc4+ Kg7 11. Bh6+ Kxh6 12. Nxh8 Bb4+ 13. c3 Bxc3+ 14.
bxc3 Qxh8 15. f3 exf3 16. O-O Bg4 17. h3 Bh5 18. g4 Bg6 19. g5+ 1-0

January 18, 2017

Gilley-Pylant City Championship January 20, 1989
Réti opening

1. Nf3 b6 2. e4 Bb7 3. Nc3 e6 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bd3 Be7 6. Qe2 O-O 7. h3 c5 8. e5
Nd5 9. Nxd5 exd5 10. c3 d6 11. O-O dxe5 12. Nxe5 Nd7 13. Bf4 Nf6 14. Rae1
Bd6 15. Bg5 h6 16. Bxf6 Qxf6 17. Nd7 Qh4 18. Nxf8 Rxf8 19. Qg4 Qd8 20. Re3
Bc8 21. Bf5 Ba6 22. Rfe1 cxd4 23. cxd4 Bb4 24. Rd1 Bd6 25. a3 Kh8 26. Rde1
Bb5 27. Bd3 Bd7 28. Bf5 Bb5 29. Rc3 Ba6 30. Bd7 g6 31. Rce3 f5 32. Qxg6 Qxd7
33. Qxh6+ Kg8 34. Re6 Qh7 35. Qg5+ Kf7 1-0

January 17, 2017

Sichel-O'Bar City Championship February 08, 2013, round 5
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. Nge2 d6 6. d3 e5 7. Bd2 Nge7 8. Qc1
Nd4 9. h3 O-O 10. Nxd4 cxd4 11. Ne2 Qb6 12. c4 dxc3 13. bxc3 Be6 14. Rb1 Qc7
15. c4 Bd7 16. O-O b6 17. Qa3 Rfd8 18. Rfc1 Rac8 19. Qb3 Bc6 20. Nc3 Qb7 21. a4
Rb8 22. Bg5 f6 23. Be3 Nf5 24. Nb5 Kh8 25. Nxa7 Qxa7 26. exf5 Bxg2 27. Kxg2
gxf5 28. Bxb6 Qa8+ 29. f3 Bh6 30. Rc2 f4 31. g4 Rd7 32. Qb5 Rg7 33. a5 f5 34.
Qd5 fxg4 35. hxg4 Qa6 36. Qxd6 Qb7 37. Qd5 Qe7 38. Rh1 Rg6 39. Re2 Bg7 40. Qe4 1-0

January 16, 2017

Hurt-Gilley, Memphis City Championship 1967 
Caro-Kann

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Nf3 e6 7. Ne5 Nd7 8.
Nxg6 hxg6 9. Be3 Ngf6 10. Be2 Bd6 11. Qd3 Qc7 12. O-O-O O-O-O 13. Kb1 Kb8 14.
Bg5 Bf4 15. Ne4 Rc8 16. g3 Bxg5 17. Nxg5 Nb6 18. h4 Rhd8 19. Ne4 e5 20. Nxf6
Rxd4 21. Qf3 Rxd1+ 22. Rxd1 gxf6 23. Qxf6 Nd5 24. Qf3 f5 25. Bc4 Nb6 1/2-1/2

January 15, 2017

Gilley-Hurt, Memphis City Championship 1971 
English Opening: Flohr-Mikenas System

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e6 3. e4 Bb4 4. e5 Bxc3 5. bxc3 Ng8 6. Qg4 Kf8 7. d4 h5 8.
Ba3+ Ne7 9. Qf4 Kg8 10. Bd3 Nbc6 11. Nf3 Rh6 12. Ng5 f6 13. exf6 Rxf6 14. Qh4
Qe8 15. g4 Rh6 16. Ne4 d5 17. Bc1 dxe4 18. Bxh6 exd3 19. Bg5 e5 20. d5 Ng6 21.
Qxh5 Nd4 22. Kd2 Nf3+ 23. Kxd3 e4+ 24. Ke3 Qe5 25. Qxg6 Qxc3+ 26. Kf4 Qd2+ 27.
Kg3 Qxg5 28. Qxg5 Nxg5 29. Rae1 Bd7 30. h4 Nh7 31. Rxe4 Nf6 32. Re7 Kf8 33.
Rhe1 Re8 34. Rxe8+ Bxe8 35. f4 b5 36. cxb5 Bxb5 37. Rb1 Ne4+ 38. Kh2 a6 39. Rc1
Nf6 40. Rxc7 Nxd5 41. Rc8+ Kf7 42. Kg3 g6 1/2-1/2

January 14, 2017

Sims-Maneclang City Championship  February 13, 2006 round 1
Sicilian: 2...d6, Miscellaneous

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bc4 e6 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. d3 Nc6 6. a3 a6 7. O-O Be7 8. Ne1
e5 9. h3 Nd4 10. f4 Be6 11. Bxe6 Nxe6 12. f5 Nd4 13. g4 h6 14. Rf2 g5 15.
fxg6 fxg6 16. Nf3 g5 17. Nxd4 cxd4 18. Nd5 Nxd5 19. exd5 Rf8 20. Rxf8+ Bxf8
21. Qf3 Bg7 22. Bd2 Qf6 23. Qe4 Kd7 24. Rf1 Qe7 25. Qf5+ Kc7 26. Qf7 Kd7 27.
Kg2 Rf8 28. Qxe7+ Kxe7 29. Rxf8 Bxf8 30. Kf3 Kf6 31. c3 dxc3 32. Bxc3 b5 33.
Ke4 Be7 34. d4 exd4 35. Bxd4+ Kg6 36. b3 Bd8 37. Kd3 h5 38. a4 hxg4 39. hxg4
bxa4 40. bxa4 Ba5 41. Ba7 Be1 42. Bb8 Bg3 43. Bc7 Bf4 44. Bb6 Kf6 45. Bd4+
Kg6 46. Bc3 Bg3 47. Kc4 Bf2 48. Kb4 Bb6 49. Bb2 Kf7 50. Bc3 Kg6 51. Bd2 Kf6
52. Kc4 Bd8 53. Bc3+ Kg6 54. Bb4 Bc7 55. Be1 Kf6 56. Bc3+ Kg6 57. a5 Bd8 58.
Bd4 Be7 59. Be3 Bd8 60. Bb6 Be7 61. Bc7 Kf6 62. Kd4 Kg6 63. Ke4 Kf6 64. Bb6
Kg6 65. Bd4 Bf8 1/2-1/2

January 13, 2017

Hurt-Smith City Championship  February 20, 1976 round 2
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. f4 Nc6 3. Nf3 e6 4. Nc3 d5 5. Bb5 Ne7 6. O-O dxe4 7. Nxe4 a6 8.
Bxc6+ Nxc6 9. d3 Be7 10. Be3 b6 11. Qe2 O-O 12. Rae1 f5 13. Ned2 Bf6 14. c3
Re8 15. Nc4 Qc7 16. d4 b5 17. Nce5 c4 18. Bf2 Bb7 19. Bh4 Nxe5 20. fxe5 Bxf3
21. Rxf3 Bxh4 22. Ref1 Be7 23. g4 fxg4 24. Rf4 Rf8 25. Qxg4 Qd7 26. Qf3 Qd5
27. Qxd5 exd5 28. Kg2 Rxf4 29. Rxf4 Rf8 30. Kg3 Rxf4 31. Kxf4 Kf7 32. Kf5
g6+ 33. Kg4 Ke6 34. h4 h6 0-1

January 12, 2017

Pylant-Thomas City Championship  January 25, 1980 round 3
Sicilian: Scheveningen variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be3 Be7 7. Qf3 O-O 8.
O-O-O a6 9. Be2 Nc6 10. Qg3 Qc7 11. h4 Bd7 12. h5 Kh8 13. f4 Rac8 14. h6 g6
15. Nf3 Nb4 16. Bd3 Nxd3+ 17. cxd3 b5 18. Kb1 b4 0-1

January 11, 2017

Beatty-Sims City Championship  January 17, 2012 round 1
Catalan: closed, Qc2 & b3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 c6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. O-O Be7 7. Qc2 O-O 8.
b3 Re8 9. Bb2 Ne4 10. Nbd2 f5 11. Ne5 Nxe5 12. dxe5 Qb6 13. Rac1 Bg5 14.
Bxe4 fxe4 15. c5 Qa6 16. e3 Bd7 17. b4 Rf8 18. Nb3 Rf7 19. h4 Bh6 20. Qd2
Raf8 21. Nd4 Qa4 22. a3 b6 23. g4 g6 24. g5 Bg7 25. Ne2 Qa6 26. Bd4 Rf3 27.
Kg2 h6 28. Ng1 R3f5 29. f4 exf3+ 30. Nxf3 Qb7 31. Qe1 hxg5 32. hxg5 Qb8 33.
Qg3 b5 34. Rc2 Qd8 35. Rcf2 a6 36. Rh1 Be8 37. Kf1 1/2-1/2

January 10, 2017

Hurt-Felt City Championship  January 23, 1970
Danish gambit

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. c3 Qe7 4. cxd4 Qxe4+ 5. Be2 Qxg2 6. Bf3 Qg6 7. Ne2
Be7 8. Nbc3 Nf6 9. Rg1 Qf5 10. Ng3 Qh3 11. Be3 O-O 12. Qc2 d5 13. Bxd5 Nxd5
14. Nxd5 Bd8 15. Nxc7 Bxc7 16. Qxc7 Na6 17. Qe7 Bd7 18. Ne4 Qe6 19. Qf6 g6
20. Bh6 Qxe4+ 21. Kd2 1-0

January 09, 2017

Hurt-Smith City Championship 1979
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d3 Nc6 4. g3 g6 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. O-O e5 7. Nc3 Nge7 8.
Nh4 O-O 9. f4 f5 10. exf5 Nxf5 11. Bd5+ Kh8 12. Nxf5 Bxf5 13. fxe5 Bxe5 14.
Bh6 Bd4+ 15. Kh1 Bg7 16. Qd2 Qd7 17. Bxg7+ Kxg7 18. Ne4 Bxe4+ 19. dxe4 Ne5
20. Rf4 Qh3 21. Raf1 Qxf1+ 22. Rxf1 Rxf1+ 23. Kg2 Raf8 24. Bxb7 Ng4 25. Kh3
h5 26. Kh4 R1f2 27. Qxd6 Kh6 28. h3 R8f6 29. Qd5 R2f5 30. hxg4 g5+ 31. Kh3
Rxd5 32. Bxd5 Rf2 33. b3 Rxc2 34. a4 Rc3 35. gxh5 Kxh5 36. Bf7+ Kh6 37. Kg4
Kg7 38. Bc4 Kf6 39. a5 Ke5 40. Bd5 Kf6 41. a6 Re3 42. Kh3 Ke5 43. Kg4 Kf6
44. Kh3 Re1 45. Kg4 Ra1 46. Bc4 Re1 47. Bd5 Ra1 48. Bc4 Rc1 49. Kh5 1/2-1/2

January 08, 2017

Herbers-Harley City Championship 1993
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. f4 Nc6 3. Nc3 e6 4. Bc4 a6 5. d3 b5 6. Bb3 Nd4 7. Nf3 Nxb3 8.
axb3 Bb7 9. O-O Nf6 10. Qe1 d5 11. e5 Ng4 12. Qg3 h5 13. h3 Nh6 14. Nh4 g6
15. Bd2 Be7 16. Nf3 Nf5 17. Qe1 h4 18. Ne2 Qb6 19. Kh2 Rc8 20. Qf2 Qc7 21.
c3 Kf8 22. d4 cxd4 23. Nfxd4 Bc5 24. b4 Bxd4 25. Nxd4 Ng3 26. Rfd1 Rh5 27.
Be3 Kg7 28. Nf3 Ne4 29. Qe1 Qe7 30. Bd4 Rch8 31. Rd3 Qc7 32. Rad1 Qc4 33.
Qe2 Rf5 34. Be3 Ng3 35. Qc2 Rxf4 36. Bxf4 Qxf4 37. Kg1 Ne4 38. Qe2 Rh5 39.
Rf1 Ng3 40. Qf2 Nxf1 41. Qxf1 Rf5 42. Qe1 Qe4 43. Re3 Qf4 44. Nxh4 Rh5 45.
Nf3 d4 46. Nxd4 Rg5 47. g4 Bd5 48. Qf2 Qxf2+ 49. Kxf2 f5 50. Nf3 Bxf3 51.
Kxf3 Kh6 52. Kf4 Rxg4+ 53. hxg4 g5+ 54. Kf3 1-0

January 07, 2017

Wright-Boyd City Championship, February 08, 1980, round 5 
Queen's pawn

1. d4 e6 2. Bf4 d5 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nd2 Bd6 5. Bd3 Bxf4 6. exf4 c5 7. c3 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Nc6 9. Ngf3 Bd7 10. O-O Qc7 11. g3 Rc8 12. Rc1 Qa5 13. a3 Ne7 14. Rxc8+
Bxc8 15. Ne5 a6 16. Ndf3 Ne4 17. Qc2 f6 18. Ng4 Bd7 19. Ne3 Ba4 20. Qb1 Bb5
21. Bxb5+ Qxb5 22. Qc2 O-O 23. b4 Rc8 24. Qb2 Nc3 25. Kg2 Qd3 26. Rc1 Nb5
27. Rxc8+ Nxc8 28. Qc2 Qc3 29. Qxc3 Nxc3 30. f5 Kf7 31. fxe6+ Kxe6 32. Kf1
b5 33. Ke1 Nd6 34. Nd2 Nc4 35. Ndxc4 bxc4 36. Nc2 Kf5 37. f3 Ke6 38. Kd2 Na4
39. Ne3 g6 40. g4 Nb2 41. f4 f5 42. gxf5+ gxf5 43. Nc2 Nd3 44. Ke3 Nb2 45.
Ne1 Kf6 46. Nf3 c3 47. Ne5 Ke6 48. Ke2 Kd6 49. Nd3 Kc6 50. Nc1 Kb5 51. Nb3
Ka4 52. Nc5+ Kxa3 53. Nxa6 Ka4 54. Nc7 Kxb4 55. Nxd5+ Kc4 56. Ne3+ Kxd4 57.
Nxf5+ Ke4 58. Ne3 Nd3 59. f5 Nf4+ 60. Kf2 Nh5 61. Ke2 Nf4+ 62. Kf2 Kd3 63.
f6 Ne6 64. f7 c2 65. Nxc2 Kxc2 66. Kg3 Kd3 67. Kg4 Ke4 68. Kh5 Kf4 69. Kh6
Kf3 1/2-1/2

January 06, 2017

Pylant-Jones City Championship, January 15, 1993, round 1 
Grünfeld: 5.Bg5

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bg5 dxc4 6. e4 c5 7. Bxc4 cxd4 8.
Nxd4 a6 9. e5 Ng4 10. f4 Ne3 11. Qd3 Qxd4 12. Qxd4 Nc2+ 13. Kf2 Nxd4 14. Nd5
b5 15. Nc7+ Kd7 16. Nxa8 bxc4 17. Rhd1 Nc6 18. Ke3 f6 19. Bh4 Bb7 20. Nb6+
Kc7 21. Nd5+ Kb8 22. Kf2 fxe5 23. Nxe7 Nxe7 24. Bxe7 Nf5 25. Bc5 Rc8 26. Bb4
exf4 27. Rd7 Bd4+ 28. Ke2 Bxg2 29. Rxh7 f3+ 0-1

January 05, 2017

Turner-Bansal Memphis Candidates 2015, January 03, 2015, round 2 
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. d3 e6 5. Be2 d5 6. exd5 exd5 7. d4 h6 8.
O-O cxd4 9. Nxd4 Bc5 10. Be3 Bxd4 11. Bxd4 Be6 12. Bxf6 gxf6 13. Re1 a6 14.
Bg4 Ne7 15. Bxe6 fxe6 16. Rxe6 Kf7 17. Re1 Qd7 18. Qh5+ Kg7 19. Nxd5 Nxd5
20. Rad1 Rad8 21. c4 Qf7 22. Qxf7+ Kxf7 23. Rxd5 Rxd5 24. cxd5 Rd8 25. Rd1
Ke7 26. d6+ Rxd6 27. Rxd6 Kxd6 28. Kf1 b5 29. Ke2 Ke5 30. Ke3 a5 31. h3 a4
32. f4+ Kd5 33. Kd3 h5 34. g4 hxg4 35. hxg4 Kd6 36. Kd4 Kc6 37. g5 fxg5 38.
fxg5 Kd6 39. g6 Ke7 40. Kc5 Kf6 41. Kxb5 a3 42. bxa3 Kxg6 43. a4 1-0

January 04, 2017

Sichel-Puckett, Memphis Candidates 2014 January 04, 2014 round 3 
Caro-Kann

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 e6 4. Nf3 Bb4 5. Bd3 Nf6 6. Bg5 Qa5 7. Bxf6 Bxc3+ 8.
bxc3 Qxc3+ 9. Nd2 gxf6 10. O-O Na6 11. exd5 cxd5 12. Nb3 b6 13. Qf3 Ke7 14.
Rae1 Nb4 15. Re3 Qc6 16. Be2 Ba6 17. Bxa6 Nxa6 18. Rc3 Qd6 19. Qh5 Rhg8 20. Rf3
Nb4 21. Qh4 Rg6 22. a3 Nxc2 23. Rc3 Nxa3 24. Rfc1 Nc4 25. Nd2 Nxd2 26. Rc7+
Qxc7 27. Rxc7+ Kd8 28. Qxh7 Nf3+ 29. Kh1 Kxc7 30. Qxf7+ Kd6 31. Qxg6 Nxd4 32.
Qxf6 Nc6 33. g4 a5 34. g5 a4 35. g6 a3 36. g7 a2 37. Qf8+ Rxf8 38. gxf8=Q+ Ke5
39. Qa3 Nb4 40. Kg2 d4 41. Kg3 Kd5 42. h4 d3 43. Qc1 Nc2 44. Qg5+ Kc4 45. Qg4+
Kc3 46. Qxe6 a1=Q 47. Qc6+ Kd2 48. Qxb6 Qe5+ 49. Kg2 Qe4+ 50. Kg1 Qg4+ 51. Kf1
Qxh4 52. Qb2 Qf4 53. Qb3 Kd1 54. Qb1+ Qc1 55. Qb6 Na3 56. Qd4 Qc4 57. Qa1+ Kc2
58. Qxa3 d2+ 59. Kg2 d1=Q 60. Qe3 Qcg4+ 0-1


January 03, 2017

Beatty-Salzgeber  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 13, 2013, round 5
King's Indian Attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 Nc6 5. O-O Nf6 6. Re1 O-O 7. Nc3 d5 8. exd5
Nxd5 9. Nxd5 Qxd5 10. Ne5 Qd6 11. Nxc6 bxc6 12. Qf3 Bd7 13. Rb1 c4 14. Qe4 c3
15. bxc3 Bf5 16. Qxe7 Qxe7 17. Rxe7 Rfe8 18. Ba3 Bxc2 19. Rbe1 Rxe7 20. Bxe7
Ba4 21. Bc5 Bh6 22. Be3 Re8 23. Rb1 Bxe3 24. fxe3 Bb5 25. Kf2 a6 26. Bf1 Rd8
27. d4 Kg7 28. c4 Ba4 29. Bd3 c5 30. d5 Rd6 31. e4 Kf6 32. Ke3 Ke5 33. Rb7 Rd7
34. Rb6 Rd6 35. Rb7 Rd7 36. Rb8 Rd6 37. Bc2 Bd7 38. Rb7 f5 39. Rc7 fxe4 40.
Bxe4 Bf5 41. Bxf5 Kxf5 42. Rxc5 Ke5 43. Rc7 h5 44. Rc6 Rxc6 45. dxc6 Kd6 46.
Kf4 Kxc6 47. Kg5 1-0

January 02, 2017

David Sichel(2006) - Roy Nilsson(1791)   Memphis Candidates 2012, January 07, 2012, round 2 
Scandinavian: Pytel-Wade variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. d4 c6 6. Bd3 Bg4 7. O-O Nbd7
8. Re1 e6 9. Be3 Be7 10. Be2 O-O 11. Qd2 Bxf3 12. Bxf3 Nb6 13. b3 Rfd8 14.
a3 Rac8 15. Ne4 Nxe4 16. Bxe4 Bf6 17. Qa5 Qb8 18. Rad1 Nd5 19. c4 b6 20. Qd2
Ne7 21. Qe2 e5 22. d5 c5 23. h4 Qd6 24. h5 Kh8 25. g4 h6 26. Qd2 Qd7 27. f3
Bh4 28. Re2 f5 29. gxf5 Nxf5 30. Rg2 Rf8 31. Bf2 Bg5 32. Rxg5 hxg5 33. Qxg5
Rf6 34. Kg2 Rcf8 35. Rh1 Nd6 36. h6 gxh6 37. Rxh6+ Rxh6 38. Qxh6+ Kg8 39.
Bg3 Nxe4 40. fxe4 Qf7 41. Qg5+ Kh7 42. Qh4+ Kg8 43. Bxe5 Qf1+ 44. Kg3 Qg1+
45. Kh3 Qh1+ 46. Bh2 Qf1+ 47. Kg4 Qg2+ 48. Kh5 Qf3+ 49. Qg4+ Kh7 50. Qxf3
Rxf3 51. Kg4 Rxb3 52. e5 Kg6 53. e6 Kf6 54. Bf4 Ke7 55. Kf5 Rd3 56. Ke5 Rd1
57. d6+ Ke8 58. d7+ Kf8 59. Bg5 Re1+ 60. Kd6 1-0

January 01, 2017

Thompson-Kovalic Memphis Candidates January 08, 2011 round 2
Polish (Sokolsky) opening

1. b4 e5 2. Bb2 Bxb4 3. Bxe5 Nf6 4. c4 O-O 5. e3 d5 6. Nf3 Re8 7. Bb2 Nc6 8.
Be2 Ne4 9. O-O dxc4 10. Bxc4 Na5 11. Be2 b6 12. d3 Nf6 13. Bc3 Bxc3 14. Nxc3 c5
15. Qc2 Nc6 16. a3 Bf5 17. e4 Bg4 18. Rfe1 Bxf3 19. Bxf3 Nd4 20. Qd1 Re5 21. g3
Qe7 22. Bg2 Re8 23. Ne2 Nxe2+ 24. Rxe2 Qd7 25. Rd2 Rd8 26. Raa2 Re7 27. h3 Ne8
28. h4 Nc7 29. a4 Ne6 30. Bh3 Qd6 31. Bxe6 Rxe6 32. Kg2 Qd7 33. Qg4 Rd6 34.
Qxd7 R6xd7 35. Kf3 Rxd3+ 36. Rxd3 Rxd3+ 37. Ke2 Rd4 38. Ke3 Kf8 39. f4 Ke7 40.
g4 Rd1 41. e5 g6 42. Kf3 Rd3+ 43. Kg2 c4 44. Re2 c3 45. Kf1 Rf3+ 46. Kg2 Rxf4
47. Rc2 Rxg4+ 48. Kh3 Rxa4 0-1

December 31, 2016

Beatty-Sytnytsky Memphis Candidates January 02, 2010 round 1
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d6 3. e3 Bf5 4. Bd3 g6 5. O-O Bg7 6. Re1 Qc8 7. e4 Bg4 8.
c3 O-O 9. Nbd2 e5 10. dxe5 dxe5 11. Qc2 Nc6 12. Bb5 Bxf3 13. Nxf3 Ne8 14.
Bxc6 bxc6 15. Be3 Nd6 16. Rad1 Nc4 17. Bc5 Rd8 18. Rxd8+ Qxd8 19. Rd1 Nd6
20. Qd3 Qd7 21. Bxd6 Rd8 22. Qd2 Qxd6 23. Qxd6 Rxd6 24. Rxd6 cxd6 25. b4 f6
26. Kf1 d5 27. exd5 cxd5 28. Ke2 Bh6 29. Nd2 Kf7 30. Nb3 Ke6 31. Kd3 f5 32.
Nc5+ Kd6 33. a4 g5 34. c4 e4+ 35. Kc3 Bg7+ 36. Kb3 d4 37. Kc2 d3+ 38. Kd2
Bd4 39. Nb7+ Kc7 40. Na5 Bxf2 41. c5 h5 42. Nc4 Bg1 43. Nd6 Bxh2 44. Nxf5
Bf4+ 45. Kd1 e3 46. g3 e2+ 47. Ke1 Be5 0-1


December 30, 2016

Davison-Maneclang Memphis Candidates January 03, 2009 round 2
Queen's pawn

1. d4 e6 2. e3 d5 3. Bd3 Nf6 4. Nd2 c5 5. c3 cxd4 6. exd4 Be7 7. Ngf3 Nc6 8.
O-O O-O 9. Re1 a6 10. Ne5 Nxe5 11. dxe5 Nd7 12. Re3 f5 13. Qe2 Nc5 14. Rh3
Nxd3 15. Qxd3 Bd7 16. Qg3 Qe8 17. Nf3 Qg6 18. Qxg6 hxg6 19. Rg3 Be8 20. Ng5
Bf7 21. Bf4 Rfc8 22. Rd1 Rc4 23. Nh3 Bh4 24. Rgd3 Rac8 25. Bg5 Bxg5 26. Nxg5
Rg4 27. Nf3 Re4 28. Rd4 Rc4 29. Rxc4 Rxc4 30. Rd4 Kf8 31. Ng5 Ke7 32. Kf1
Be8 33. Rxc4 dxc4 34. Ke2 Bc6 35. g3 b6 36. Ke3 Bd5 37. Nh3 Bc6 38. Kd4 Bb5
39. f4 Kd7 40. a3 Ke7 41. Nf2 Kd7 42. Nd1 Ba4 43. Ne3 b5 44. Kc5 Kc7 45. Ng2
Bd1 46. Nh4 Bh5 47. a4 bxa4 48. Kxc4 Kc6 49. Kb4 g5 50. Ng2 Bf3 51. Ne1 gxf4
52. Nxf3 fxg3 1-0

December 29, 2016

Beatty-Pylant Memphis Candidates January 05, 2008 round 2
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. f4 d5 3. exd5 Qxd5 4. Nc3 Qd6 5. d3 Nf6 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Be3 b6 8.
Qd2 g6 9. h3 Bg7 10. Be2 Bb7 11. O-O-O O-O-O 12. Ng5 Rhf8 13. Nge4 Qd7 14.
Bf3 e6 15. Qf2 Nd4 16. Nxf6 Bxf6 17. Bxb7+ Qxb7 18. g4 Bg7 19. Ne2 Rd7 20.
c3 Nxe2+ 21. Qxe2 Rfd8 22. f5 Rxd3 23. fxe6 Rxd1+ 24. Rxd1 Rxd1+ 25. Qxd1
fxe6 26. Bg5 Qd5 27. Qxd5 exd5 28. Kc2 Kd7 29. Kd3 Ke6 30. Be3 Be5 31. b3
Kd6 32. c4 Ke6 33. Bg5 Bg3 34. Bd8 Bf4 35. h4 h5 36. gxh5 gxh5 37. a4 Bg3
38. a5 bxa5 39. cxd5+ Kxd5 40. Bxa5 Bxh4 41. Bd2 Bg3 42. Be3 a6 0-1

December 28, 2016

Harbert-Maclin Memphis Candidates January 07, 2007 round 4
Modern Defence

1. d4 d6 2. Nf3 g6 3. e4 Bg7 4. Bg5 h6 5. Bh4 Nf6 6. Nbd2 O-O 7. Be2 c5 8.
c3 cxd4 9. Nxd4 Nc6 10. Qb3 Na5 11. Qc2 b6 12. b4 Nb7 13. f4 a5 14. Rb1 Bd7
15. Bf3 axb4 16. Rxb4 e5 17. fxe5 dxe5 18. Nb5 Nc5 19. O-O Be6 20. a4 Nd3
21. Rbb1 g5 22. Bg3 Ng4 23. Bxg4 Bxg4 24. Nc4 Nf4 25. Bxf4 exf4 26. h3 Be6 1/2-1/2

December 27, 2016

Herbers-Robinson Memphis Candidates January 13, 2006 round 2
Sicilian Closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. Bc4 Nc6 4. d3 g6 5. Nf3 Bg7 6. Ng5 e6 7. O-O h6 8. Nh3
Nge7 9. Nf4 O-O 10. a3 a6 11. Ba2 b5 12. Nce2 Bb7 13. Ng3 d5 14. c3 Qd7 15.
Qg4 Ne5 16. Qh3 g5 17. exd5 Nxd5 18. Nfh5 Bh8 19. Ne4 Qe7 20. f4 f5 21. fxe5
fxe4 22. Bxg5 hxg5 23. dxe4 Nc7 24. Rf6 Rxf6 25. exf6 Bxf6 26. Rf1 Rf8 27.
Qg3 Bd4+ 28. cxd4 Rxf1+ 29. Kxf1 Qf7+ 30. Qf3 Bxe4 31. Nf6+ Kg7 32. Nxe4
Qxf3+ 33. gxf3 cxd4 34. Nxg5 Kf6 35. Nxe6 Nxe6 36. Bxe6 Kxe6 37. Ke2 Ke5 38.
Kd3 a5 39. f4+ Kxf4 40. Kxd4 Kf3 41. Kc5 b4 42. axb4 axb4 43. Kxb4 Kg2 44.
h4 1-0

December 26, 2016

Maclin-Anne Memphis Candidates January 22, 2005 round 1
King's Indian: Classical

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. d4 d6 5. h3 O-O 6. e4 c6 7. Bd3 e5 8. d5 cxd5
9. cxd5 Nbd7 10. b4 Nxe4 11. Nxe4 f5 12. Bg5 Qb6 13. Qb3 fxe4 14. Bxe4 Nf6 15.
Bxf6 Rxf6 16. O-O Rf4 17. Nd2 Bf5 18. Rfe1 Bxe4 19. Rxe4 Rxe4 20. Nxe4 Rf8 21.
a3 Rf4 22. Qc2 Qd8 23. Rc1 h6 24. Qc8 Qxc8 25. Rxc8+ Kh7 26. Nxd6 Rd4 27. Nf7
Rxd5 28. Rc7 Kg8 29. Rxb7 a6 30. a4 Kf8 31. g4 g5 32. Kg2 e4 33. Kg3 Rd3+ 34.
Kg2 Rd2 35. Kf1 Bd4 36. Nxh6 Rxf2+ 37. Ke1 e3 38. Rb8+ Ke7 39. Nf5+ Kf6 40.
Nxd4 Ke5 41. Nf5 Ra2 42. a5 Kf4 43. Re8 Ra1+ 44. Ke2 Ra2+ 45. Kd3 Ra3+ 46. Kc4
Ra1 47. Rxe3 Ra2 48. Kc5 Rc2+ 49. Kd4 Rc4+ 50. Kd5 Rd4+ 51. Ke6 Rxb4 52. Rd3
Re4+ 53. Kf6 Re1 54. Rd4+ Kf3 55. Kxg5 Re8 56. Rd6 Rg8+ 57. Rg6 Re8 58. Rxa6
1-0