Game of the Day Part 23
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April 04, 2018

Saurage-Hosad Reserve Championship, March 18, 2018, round 5
E70: King Indian: Miscellaneous lines with 4 e4

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. e4 d6 6. Bd3 O-O 7. Nge2 e6 8. Bc2
Ng4 9. Ng3 Bd4 10. Qxg4 exd5 11. Qg5 Qxg5 12. Bxg5 dxe4 13. Ngxe4 Kg7 14. Nxd6
Nc6 15. Nxc8 Raxc8 16. O-O Ne5 17. Bb3 Nd3 18. Ne2 Rfe8 19. Nxd4 cxd4 20. Rad1
f6 21. Bxf6+ Kxf6 22. Rxd3 Re2 23. Rxd4 Rce8 24. g3 Rxb2 25. Rf4+ Kg7 26. Rd1
Re7 27. Rfd4 Rbe2 28. Rd7 Kf7 29. c5+ Kf6 30. R1d6+ Kg5 31. h4+ Kh6 32. Rxe7
Rxe7 33. Kg2 Rc7 34. Rd5 a6 35. Kf3 Rf7+ 36. Ke3 Re7+ 37. Kd4 Rc7 38. Ke5 Rc6
39. g4 b6 40. cxb6 Rxb6 41. h5 Rb8 42. hxg6 Kxg6 43. Rd6+ Kg5 44. Be6 Rb5+ 45.
Rd5 Rxd5+ 46. Kxd5 h5 47. gxh5 Kxh5 48. f4 Kg6 49. f5+ Kf6 50. Kc6 a5 51. Kb5
a4 52. Kxa4 Ke5 53. Kb5 Kf6 54. a4 Ke7 55. Kb6 Kf6 56. a5 Ke7 57. a6 Kf6 58. a7
Ke7 59. a8=Q Kd6 60. Qe4 1-0

April 03, 2018

Kong-Taylor Reserve Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
B44: Sicilian: Taimanov: 5 Nb5

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Bc4 Qc7 6. Be3 a6 7. O-O Nf6 8.
Nc3 b5 9. Bd3 Bb7 10. a3 Be7 11. Re1 O-O 12. h3 Rad8 13. Qd2 Nxd4 14. Bxd4 e5
15. Be3 d5 16. exd5 Nxd5 17. Nxd5 Bxd5 18. Rad1 Qb7 19. f3 e4 20. fxe4 Bxe4 21.
Qe2 Bh4 22. Rf1 Rfe8 23. Rf4 Bxd3 24. Rxd3 Rxd3 25. Qxd3 Qe7 26. Bf2 Bxf2+ 27.
Kxf2 Rd8 28. Qe3 Qd6 29. Re4 Qf6+ 30. Ke2 h6 31. Re8+ Rxe8 32. Qxe8+ Kh7 33.
Qe4+ g6 34. c3 Qd6 35. a4 bxa4 36. Qxa4 Qe5+ 37. Kf3 Qf5+ 38. Qf4 Qd3+ 39. Qe3
Qf5+ 40. Kg3 Qd5 41. Qf3 Qb3 42. Qf2 a5 43. Qd2 a4 44. Kf3 a3 45. bxa3 Qxa3 46.
Qe3 Qa8+ 47. Qe4 Qa3 48. Qc4 Qe7 49. Qe4 Qf6+ 50. Kg4 Qxc3 51. Qe7 h5+ 52. Kf4
Kg7 53. Qb7 Qd4+ 54. Kf3 Qd3+ 55. Kf4 Qf5+ 56. Kg3 Qe5+ 57. Kf3 Qf5+ 58. Ke3
Qe5+ 59. Kd3 Qg3+ 60. Kc4 Qf4+ 1/2-1/2

April 02, 2018

Prathipati-Saurage Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
B18: Classical Caro-Kann: 4...Bf5 sidelines

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. Be3 e6 10. Bg5 Qb6 11. Rb1 Nd5 12. c3 c5 13. Ne5 Nxe5 14. dxe5 h6
15. Be3 Rd8 16. O-O Qc6 17. Qe4 Be7 18. Qg4 Nxe3 19. fxe3 O-O 20. Kh1 Qd5 21.
Qe4 Qxe4 22. Nxe4 Rd5 23. Rbd1 Rfd8 24. Nd6 Bxd6 25. Rxd5 exd5 26. exd6 Rxd6
27. Rd1 f5 28. c4 d4 29. exd4 Rxd4 30. Rxd4 cxd4 31. Kg1 Kf7 32. Kf2 Ke6 33.
Kf3 Ke5 34. b4 g5 35. g3 b6 36. h3 g4+ 37. hxg4 fxg4+ 38. Ke2 Ke4 39. c5 bxc5
40. bxc5 Kd5 41. Kd3 Kxc5 42. a4 Kd5 0-1

April 01, 2018

Chidambaram-Kong Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 3
C01: French: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Nc3 Be6 5. Nf3 Nf6 6. Bd3 Be7 7. O-O O-O
8. Be3 Nbd7 9. Qd2 Nb6 10. Rfe1 c6 11. a3 Re8 12. h3 Bd6 13. Bf4 Bxf4 14.
Qxf4 Rc8 15. b4 h6 16. Qd2 Qd6 17. Ne2 Ne4 18. Qf4 Qxf4 19. Nxf4 Bf5 20. Ne2
Re7 21. Ng3 Bh7 22. Bxe4 dxe4 23. Nd2 Rce8 24. Ra2 e3 25. fxe3 Rxe3 26. Rxe3
Rxe3 27. Kf2 Re7 28. Nge4 Bxe4 29. Nxe4 Rxe4 30. c3 Nd5 31. Rc2 Ne3 32. Rc1
Nc4 33. a4 f5 34. Kf3 Kf7 35. a5 Ke6 36. Rc2 Kd5 37. Kf2 Na3 38. Ra2 Nb5 39.
Rc2 Kc4 40. Kf3 Nxc3 41. g4 fxg4+ 42. hxg4 Rxd4 43. Rb2 Kb5 44. Rb3 Nd5 45.
Kg3 Rxb4 46. Rxb4+ Kxb4 47. Kf3 c5 48. Ke2 c4 49. Kd2 c3+ 50. Kc2 Ne3+ 51.
Kc1 Nxg4 52. Kc2 h5 53. Kd1 h4 54. Ke1 h3 55. Kd1 h2 56. Ke1 h1=Q+ 57. Ke2
Qe4+ 58. Kd1 Nf2+ 59. Kc1 Qe1+ 60. Kc2 Qd2+ 0-1

March 31, 2018

Stevenson-Chidambaram Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
A01: Nimzowitsch-Larsen Opening

1. b3 e5 2. Bb2 Nc6 3. e3 a6 4. Be2 Nf6 5. Nf3 d6 6. O-O Be7 7. d3 O-O 8. Nbd2
h6 9. e4 Be6 10. d4 exd4 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. Bxd4 c5 13. Bb2 Qc7 14. Bf3 Rad8 15.
Re1 Nd7 16. g3 Bf6 17. Bxf6 Nxf6 18. Bg2 Nd7 19. Nf3 Rfe8 20. c4 Bg4 21. Qc2
Re7 22. Qd2 Nf6 23. Qd3 Rde8 24. Nh4 g5 25. h3 Bxh3 26. Bxh3 gxh4 27. gxh4 Nxe4
28. Rad1 Kh8 29. Bf5 Rg8+ 30. Kh1 Nxf2+ 31. Kh2 d5+ 0-1

March 30, 2018

Cao-Taylor Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
B30: Sicilian: 2...Nc6 3 Bb5, lines without ...g6

1. e4 c5 2. Bc4 e6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Nf3 Qc7 5. d3 a6 6. a4 g6 7. Be3 Bg7 8. Bxc5
Na5 9. Be3 Nxc4 10. dxc4 Qxc4 11. Qd3 Qxd3 12. cxd3 d6 13. O-O Bd7 14. Bd4 e5
15. Bb6 Bc6 16. b4 Nf6 17. Bc7 Kd7 18. Bb6 Ke7 19. Rab1 Rac8 20. Rfc1 Bh6 21.
Rc2 Bxa4 22. Nd5+ Nxd5 23. Rxc8 Rxc8 24. exd5 Bc2 25. Rb2 Bxd3 26. h3 Rc1+ 27.
Kh2 Rb1 28. Ra2 Rxb4 29. Ba5 Rb5 30. Bd2 Bxd2 31. Rxd2 Be4 32. Ne1 Bxd5 33. Nc2
Rb2 34. Rxd5 Rxc2 35. f3 b5 36. Rd1 a5 37. Ra1 a4 38. Rb1 Rc5 39. Rb4 Kd7 40.
Kg3 Kc6 41. Kf2 Rc2+ 42. Kf1 Kc5 43. Rh4 a3 44. Rxh7 a2 45. Rxf7 a1=Q# 0-1

March 29, 2018

Shen-Schexnaydre City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
B79: Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack, 9 Bc4 Bd7 10 0-0-0 Qa5

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8. Bc4 
Nc6 9. Qd2 Bd7 10. O-O-O Rc8 11. Bb3 Ne5 12. g4 Nc4 13. Bxc4 Rxc4 14. h4 Qa5 
15. Nb3 Qa6 16. Kb1 Rfc8 17. h5 b5 18. hxg6 fxg6 19. Bh6 Bxh6 20. Qxh6 Rxc3 
21. bxc3 Be8 22. Kb2 Qc6 23. Qd2 Bf7 24. Rhe1 Qc7 25. Re3 Nd7 26. f4 Nb6 27. Qe2 Nc4+ 
28. Kb1 Nxe3 29. Qxe3 Bxb3 30. cxb3 Qxc3 31. Qxc3 Rxc3 32. Rd5 Rc5 33. Rd3 Kg7 
34. g5 h6 35. gxh6+ Kxh6 36. Rh3+ Kg7 37. Rg3 Kf6 38. Kb2 b4 39. Rg4 e5 40. fxe5+ dxe5 
41. a3 a5 42. Rg3 g5 43. Rf3+ Kg6 44. Rf8 g4 45. Rb8 bxa3+ 46. Kxa3 Kg5 47. b4 axb4+ 
48. Kxb4 Rc1 49. Rf8 g3 50. Rf5+ Kg6 51. Rf3 Rg1 52. Kc3 Rg2 53. Kc4 Kh5 54. Kd5 Kg4 
55. Rf8 Re2 56. Kxe5 g2 57. Rg8+ Kf3 58. Rf8+ Kg3 59. Rg8+ Kh2 60. Rh8+ Kg1 0-1

March 28, 2018

Coleman-Kong Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 1
D45: Semi-Slav: 5 e3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Be2 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 8. b3
b6 9. Bb2 Bb7 10. Re1 Qc7 11. Bd3 e5 12. cxd5 Nxd5 13. Nxd5 cxd5 14. Rc1 Qb8
15. Qc2 e4 16. Ng5 exd3 17. Qxd3 Nf6 18. f3 Bxh2+ 19. Kf1 h6 20. Nh3 a5 21. Qf5
Ba6+ 22. Re2 Bxe2+ 23. Kxe2 Qg3 24. Nf4 Rfe8 25. Rc3 Qxf4 26. Qc2 Bg1 27. Bc1
Qxd4 28. Rd3 Qh4 29. Kf1 Qh1 30. Ke2 Qxg2+ 31. Kd1 Qxc2+ 32. Kxc2 h5 33. e4
dxe4 34. fxe4 Rxe4 35. Bg5 Ng4 36. Rh3 g6 37. Kd3 Nf2+ 38. Kd2 Nxh3 39. Bf6 h4
40. Bc3 Rd8+ 41. Kc2 Re2+ 42. Kc1 Be3+ 43. Bd2 Re1+ 44. Kc2 Rxd2+ 45. Kc3 Rc1# 0-1

March 27, 2018

Horobetz-Schexnaydre City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
B78: Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8.
Qd2 Nc6 9. Bc4 Bd7 10. O-O-O Rc8 11. Bb3 Ne5 12. Kb1 Nc4 13. Bxc4 Rxc4 14.
h4 Qa5 15. h5 Rfc8 16. hxg6 fxg6 17. Nb3 Qc7 18. Bh6 Bxh6 19. Rxh6 Rxc3 20.
bxc3 Qxc3 21. Qxc3 Rxc3 22. Kb2 Rc6 23. g4 Nxg4 24. fxg4 Bxg4 25. Rg1 Kg7
26. Rh2 Bd7 27. Nd4 Rb6+ 28. Kc1 Ra6 29. c3 Ra5 30. Rb2 b6 31. Rf2 e5 32.
Nf5+ Bxf5 33. exf5 Rc5 34. fxg6 hxg6 35. Rfg2 Rxc3+ 36. Kd2 Ra3 37. Rxg6+
Kf7 38. Rxd6 Rxa2+ 39. Ke3 Ra5 40. Ke4 1-0

March 26, 2018

Puckett-Beatty City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 5
B01: Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Bg4 4. Bb5+ Nbd7 5. Ne2 Nxd5 6. c4 Nf6 7. Nbc3 c6
8. Ba4 Nb6 9. f3 Bf5 10. g4 Nxa4 11. Nxa4 Bc8 12. Bf4 e6 13. Qb3 Bd6 14. Bg5
Be7 15. O-O-O b5 16. Nac3 bxc4 17. Qxc4 Qb6 18. Na4 Qa6 19. Qxa6 Bxa6 20.
Ng3 Nd5 21. Bxe7 Kxe7 22. Nc5 Bc8 23. Nge4 Rd8 24. Nc3 Nf4 25. Rhe1 Kf8 26.
Re4 Ng6 27. f4 Ne7 28. Re3 e5 29. fxe5 Bxg4 30. Rd2 Nd5 31. Rg3 Bf5 32. N3e4
Bxe4 33. Nxe4 Nb6 34. Rc3 Ke7 35. Nd6 Rxd6 36. exd6+ Kxd6 37. Rh3 h6 38. Rg2 1-0

March 25, 2018

Weng-Stevenson Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 1
B76: Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8. Qd2
Nc6 9. O-O-O Bd7 10. g4 Ne5 11. Be2 Rc8 12. h4 h5 13. Rdg1 Nc4 14. Bxc4 Rxc4
15. Kb1 hxg4 16. fxg4 Nxg4 17. Qe2 Nxe3 18. Qd3 Bxd4 19. e5 Bf5 20. Ne4 Qb6 21.
b3 Rc3 22. Qe2 Bxe4 23. Rc1 Rxb3+ 24. axb3 Qxb3# 0-1

March 24, 2018

Horobetz-Puckett City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
B10: Caro-Kann: 2 d3 and 2 c4

1. e4 c6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. dxe4 Nf6 5. Ngf3 Bg4 6. h3 Bh5 7. c3 Nbd7 8.
Be2 Bg6 9. e5 Nd5 10. e6 fxe6 11. Nc4 Qc7 12. Ng5 Bf7 13. O-O Bg8 14. Bg4 O-O-O
15. Bxe6 h6 16. Bxg8 hxg5 17. Bxd5 cxd5 18. Qxd5 g4 19. h4 Rxh4 20. g3 Rh3 21.
Rd1 e6 22. Nd6+ Bxd6 23. Qxd6 Qxd6 24. Rxd6 Rdh8 25. Kf1 Rh1+ 26. Ke2 Rg1 27.
Rd1 Rxd1 28. Kxd1 Rh1+ 29. Ke2 Nf6 30. Ke3 Re1+ 31. Kd2 Rf1 32. Ke2 Rg1 33. Ke3
Re1+ 34. Kd2 Rf1 35. Ke2 Rh1 36. b3 Ne4 37. c4 Rh2 38. Be3 Nxg3+ 39. Kd3 Nh1
40. Rf1 a6 41. b4 Kd7 42. a4 e5 43. c5 Ke6 44. b5 axb5 45. axb5 Kd5 46. Kc3 g3
47. fxg3 Nxg3 48. Rd1+ Ke4 49. c6 bxc6 50. bxc6 0-1

March 23, 2018

King-Shen City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 1
E52: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 4...0-0 5 Nf3 d5 6 Bd3 b6

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 d5 6. Nf3 b6 7. O-O Bb7 8. a3
Bxc3 9. bxc3 Nbd7 10. cxd5 exd5 11. a4 c5 12. Bb2 Qc7 13. h3 h6 14. a5 c4 15.
Bc2 b5 16. Nh2 Rfe8 17. Qe2 a6 18. f3 Nb8 19. e4 Nc6 20. e5 Nxa5 21. Qf2 Nd7
22. f4 Nc6 23. f5 Ncxe5 24. dxe5 Qxe5 25. Nf3 Qe3 26. Nd4 Qxf2+ 27. Kxf2 Nf6
28. Rfe1 Ne4+ 29. Kf3 f6 30. Kf4 Nc5 31. Ba3 Nd7 32. Bd6 Rac8 33. g4 Kf7 34. h4
Nb6 35. Bb4 Nd7 36. Re6 Ne5 37. g5 Rcd8 38. Rxe8 Rxe8 39. Nxb5 hxg5+ 40. hxg5
axb5 41. Ra7 Rb8 42. Bd6 Nc6 43. Bxb8 Nxa7 44. Bxa7 Bc8 45. g6+ Ke7 46. Ke3 Kd6
47. Kd4 1-0

March 22, 2018

Beatty-King City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
D60: Queen's Gambit Declined: Classical: Unusual White 7th moves

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Bd3 h6 8. Bh4
O-O 9. O-O dxc4 10. Bxc4 b5 11. Bd3 Bb7 12. Qe2 b4 13. Bxf6 Nxf6 14. Ne4 c5 15.
Nxf6+ Bxf6 16. dxc5 Rc8 17. a3 b3 18. Rfd1 Qa5 19. Nd2 Qxc5 20. Nxb3 Qb6 21.
Nd4 Rfd8 22. Rd2 e5 23. Bf5 exd4 24. Bxc8 Bxc8 25. exd4 Be6 26. b4 Rxd4 27.
Rxd4 Qxd4 28. Rd1 Qc3 29. Rd3 Qc1+ 30. Qd1 Qxd1+ 31. Rxd1 Kf8 32. f3 Bb2 33.
Rd3 Bc4 34. Rd7 Bxa3 35. Rxa7 Bxb4 36. Rc7 Be6 37. Kf2 Bd6 38. Rc1 h5 39. h4
Ke7 40. Rc2 Be5 41. Rd2 Bf6 42. g3 Bc3 43. Rd3 Ba5 44. Ra3 Bb6+ 45. Kg2 g6 46.
Ra6 Bd4 47. Ra4 Bc5 48. Ra5 Kd6 49. Ra6+ Ke5 50. Ra5 Kd4 51. Ra4+ Ke3 52. Re4+
Kd3 53. Re5 Be3 54. Ra5 Ke2 55. Re5 Bd7 56. Re7 Be6 57. g4 Bd5 58. gxh5 gxh5
59. Kg3 f5 0-1

March 21, 2018

Horobetz-Shen City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 5
B23: Closed Sicilian: Lines without g3

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bc4 e6 6. f5 Nge7 7. fxe6 fxe6 8. d3
d5 9. Bb3 O-O 10. O-O Qd6 11. Kh1 b6 12. Qe1 Bb7 13. Qh4 Bf6 14. Bg5 Bg7 15.
Bh6 Rae8 16. Ng5 Qe5 17. Bxg7 Qxg7 18. Nxe6 Rxf1+ 19. Rxf1 Qh8 20. Qh6 Nf5 21.
exf5 Qf6 22. Nxd5 Qxb2 23. fxg6 1-0

March 20, 2018

King-Schexnaydre City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 5
D30: Queen's Gambit Declined: Systems without Nc3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. b3 Nbd7 6. Bb2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8. O-O
b6 9. Nbd2 Bb7 10. Ne5 Qc7 11. f4 c5 12. cxd5 Nxd5 13. Rf3 N7f6 14. Rh3 h6 15.
Rc1 Qe7 16. g4 Nh7 17. Qc2 g6 18. Bxg6 1-0

March 19, 2018

Jeff Baudendistel(1497) - David Kernell(1826)  45th Mid-South Open    November 27, 2005 
E21: Nimzo-Indian: 4 Nf3

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 b6 3. d4 Bb7 4. e3 e6 5. Nf3 Bb4 6. Bd2 O-O 7. Bd3 d6 8.
Qc2 Nbd7 9. a3 Bxc3 10. Bxc3 Qe7 11. e4 e5 12. O-O exd4 13. Nxd4 Bxe4 14.
Rae1 Bxd3 15. Qxd3 Ne5 16. Nf5 Qd7 17. Qc2 Rfe8 18. f4 Ng6 19. Nh6+ Kf8 20.
Bxf6 gxf6 21. h4 Rxe1 22. Rxe1 Re8 23. Rf1 Qc6 24. Qf5 Re2 25. Qg4 Qc5+ 26.
Kh1 Qxc4 27. h5 Ne7 28. Qd7 Re6 29. Rf3 Re3 30. Rxe3 Qc1+ 31. Kh2 Qxe3 32.
Qg4 Qe4 33. Qg3 d5 34. Ng4 Qf5 35. h6 Ng6 36. Ne3 Qxf4 37. Qxf4 Nxf4 38. Kg3
d4 39. Kxf4 dxe3 0-1

March 18, 2018

Jonathan Van Doren(1401) - David Kernell(1826)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 8  December 02, 2005 
B12: Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Bb5 Qb6 6. Bxc6+ Qxc6 7. Nf3 Bg4 8.
O-O e6 9. Be3 Ne7 10. Nbd2 Nf5 11. Bf4 cxd4 12. h3 Bxf3 13. Nxf3 dxc3 14.
bxc3 Be7 15. Qb3 O-O 16. g4 Nh4 17. Nd4 Qd7 18. Rac1 Rfc8 19. Rfd1 Rc4 20.
Be3 Rac8 21. Nb5 a6 22. Na3 Bxa3 23. Qxa3 Nf3+ 24. Kg2 Nxe5 25. f4 Ra4 26.
Qb3 Nc4 27. Bd4 Ra3 28. Qb1 Qd6 0-1

March 17, 2018

David Kernell(1826) - Tony Maneclang(1630)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 8  December 09, 2005 
A04: Réti opening

1. Nf3 c5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 d5 6. c4 Qa5+ 7. Nc3 dxc4
8. O-O Bg7 9. Bf4 e5 10. Ndb5 exf4 11. Qd6 Na6 12. e4 Qd8 13. e5 Qxd6 14.
Nxd6+ Ke7 15. Nxc8+ Raxc8 16. exf6+ Bxf6 17. Nd5+ Ke6 18. Nxf6 Kxf6 19. Bxb7
Rb8 20. Bxa6 Rxb2 21. Bxc4 Rd8 22. Rad1 Rxd1 23. Rxd1 fxg3 24. fxg3 Rb4 25.
Bb3 h5 26. Kf2 Kg5 27. Kf3 f5 28. h4+ Kh6 29. Rd6 Rb6 30. Rxb6 axb6 31. Kf4
Kg7 32. Kg5 1-0

March 16, 2018

David Kernell(1820) - Charles Herbers(1970)   Jack Smith Memorial   March 26, 2005 
D91: Grunfeld 4 Nf3 Bg7 5 Bg5

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 g6 5. Bg5 Bg7 6. e3 O-O 7. Bd3 Nbd7 8.
O-O dxc4 9. Bxc4 Nb6 10. Bd3 Bg4 11. h3 Be6 12. Bxf6 Bxf6 13. Ne4 Bg7 14.
Nc5 Qc8 15. a4 Rd8 16. Ng5 Bf5 17. Qb3 Rd5 18. e4 Bxd4 19. exd5 Bxc5 20.
dxc6 Be6 21. Nxe6 Qxe6 22. Qxe6 fxe6 23. a5 Nd5 24. cxb7 1-0

March 15, 2018

David Kernell(1820) - Greg Turner(1797)   Jack Smith Memorial   March 26, 2005 
D35: Queen's Gambit Declined: Exchange Variation

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Nbd7 5. cxd5 exd5 6. e3 c6 7. Bd3 h6 8.
Bh4 Be7 9. Nf3 O-O 10. O-O Re8 11. Bc2 Nf8 12. Ne5 N6d7 13. Bxe7 Qxe7 14.
Nxd7 Bxd7 15. Qd3 g6 16. Qd2 Kg7 17. Rfe1 Qg5 18. Rab1 Bh3 19. f4 Qh4 20.
gxh3 Qxh3 21. Qf2 Re7 22. f5 Nh7 23. Qg3 Qh5 24. Rf1 Rae8 25. Rbe1 Nf6 26.
Bd1 Qg5 27. Qxg5 hxg5 28. fxg6 Kxg6 29. Kf2 g4 30. Rg1 Rh8 31. Rg2 Kg5 32.
Reg1 Rh4 33. h3 Rxh3 34. Bxg4 Rhxe3 35. Be6+ Kf4 36. Rg4+ 1-0

March 14, 2018

Allan Bogle(1609) - David Kernell(1646) Tenn. Warmup August 27, 2004 
A03: Bird's Opening with 1...d5

1. e3 d5 2. f4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. Be2 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bg4 6. d3 Nh6 7. h3 Bxf3 8.
Qxf3 e5 9. Nc3 O-O 10. Nxd5 exf4 11. Bxc6 Qh4+ 12. Qf2 Qxf2+ 13. Kxf2 fxe3+
14. Bxe3 bxc6 15. Ne7+ Kh8 16. Nxc6 Nf5 17. c3 Nxe3 18. Kxe3 Rfe8+ 19. Kf2
Re6 20. Na5 Rb8 21. Nc4 Rd8 22. Rhe1 Rxd3 23. Rxe6 fxe6 24. Re1 e5 25. Nxe5
Rd2+ 26. Kf3 Rxb2 27. Nc4 Rb8 28. Re7 Bxc3 29. Rxc7 Rb4 30. Nd6 Bd4 31. Nf7+
Kg8 32. Nh6+ Kh8 33. g4 Bb6 34. Rd7 Ra4 35. Nf7+ Kg8 36. Nh6+ Kh8 37. Nf7+
Kg7 38. Ng5+ Kg8 39. Nxh7 Ra3+ 40. Kg2 Rxa2+ 41. Kg3 Rf2 42. Kh4 Rf7 43.
Rxf7 Bd8+ 44. Kg3 Kxf7 45. Kf4 a5 46. Ke3 Kg7 0-1

March 13, 2018

Bansal-Kernell  Mid-South Open  November 23, 2012, round 1
E13: Queen Indian/Nimzo-Indian hybrid: 4 Nc3 Bb7 5 Bg5 h6 6 Bh4 Bb4

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. Nf3 d6 6. Bg5 Nbd7 7. e3 b6 8. Bd3
Bb7 9. O-O h6 10. Bh4 Bxc3 11. Qxc3 Qe8 12. Nd2 e5 13. d5 g5 14. Bg3 Nh5 15. e4
a5 16. Be2 Nxg3 17. fxg3 Nc5 18. b3 Bc8 19. Qc2 f6 20. a3 Qg6 21. b4 Nb7 22.
Rab1 f5 23. Bd3 f4 24. gxf4 gxf4 25. Nf3 Nd8 26. Rf2 Nf7 27. Kf1 Ng5 28. Be2
Nxf3 29. Bxf3 axb4 30. axb4 Ra3 31. Rb3 Ra4 32. Rb2 Bd7 33. b5 Rfa8 34. Re2 Qf6
35. h3 Qh4 36. Rd2 Qg3 37. Kg1 Bxh3 38. Kf1 Qxf3+ 39. Ke1 Qe3+ 40. Kd1 Qg1+ 41.
Ke2 Bg4+ 42. Kd3 Qd4# 0-1

March 12, 2018

Douglas Stewart(1787) - David Kernell(1618)    44th Mid-South Open  November 27, 2004
B12: Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. dxc5 Nc6 5. Bb5 e6 6. Be3 Ne7 7. c3 Bd7 8.
Bxc6 Nxc6 9. Nf3 Qc7 10. Bd4 a5 11. Na3 Nxd4 12. cxd4 b6 13. cxb6 Qxb6 14.
Qb3 Bb4+ 15. Kf1 O-O 16. g3 f6 17. Nc2 Qa6+ 18. Kg2 Be7 19. Qe3 Bb5 20. Rhe1
Bd3 21. Rac1 Be4 22. Kg1 Bxf3 23. Qxf3 fxe5 24. Qg4 e4 25. Ne3 Bf6 26. Rc7
Rac8 27. Rxc8 Rxc8 28. Rd1 Rc6 29. Qh3 g6 30. Qg4 Qb6 31. Qf4 Bg7 32. b3 Qc7
33. Qg5 Kf7 34. Ng4 Qe7 35. Qf4+ Kg8 36. Qb8+ Qf8 37. Qb7 Rc2 38. Qd7 h5 39.
Qxe6+ Kh7 40. f4 hxg4 41. Qxg4 Qf5 42. Qh4+ Qh5 43. Qxh5+ gxh5 44. h3 Rxa2
45. g4 hxg4 46. hxg4 Bh6 47. g5 Bg7 48. f5 Rc2 49. f6 Bf8 50. Ra1 Bb4 51.
Rf1 Bc3 52. Rf5 Bxd4+ 53. Kf1 Rc5 54. Ke1 Kg8 55. f7+ Kf8 0-1

March 11, 2018

David Kernell(1820) - Hal Phillips(1426)   Jack Smith Memorial   March 26, 2005 
D38: Queen Gambit Declined: Ragozin Defence (4 Nf3 Bb4)

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bg5 Nbd7 6. cxd5 exd5 7. Qb3
Bxc3+ 8. Qxc3 h6 9. Bh4 O-O 10. e3 Re8 11. Bd3 b6 12. Qc6 Rb8 13. Rc1 g5 14.
Bg3 Rb7 15. Bxc7 Nb8 16. Bxd8 Nxc6 17. Bxf6 Nb4 18. Bb1 Be6 19. Ne5 a5 20.
a4 Na6 21. h4 Rc8 22. Rxc8+ Bxc8 23. hxg5 hxg5 24. Rh8# 1-0

March 10, 2018

Jonathan Van Doren(1382) - David Kernell(1819)   Memphis Candidates 2006   January 06, 2006 
B17: Caro-Kann: Modern Line (4...Nd7)

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Nxf6+ Nxf6 7. Bg5
Ne4 8. Be2 Nxg5 9. Nxg5 Qa5+ 10. Qd2 Qxd2+ 11. Kxd2 e6 12. Rad1 Be7 13. Nf3
b6 14. Kc1 Bb7 15. Rhe1 Bf6 16. Bc4 O-O 17. Ne5 Rfd8 18. c3 Rac8 19. Nd3 Kf8
20. Kb1 Be7 21. Nf4 g5 22. Nd3 c5 23. dxc5 Bxc5 24. f3 Be7 25. Bb3 Bf6 26.
Nf2 Rxd1+ 27. Rxd1 Rd8 28. Ng4 Rxd1+ 29. Bxd1 Be7 30. Kc2 Bc5 31. Kd3 Ba6+
32. Ke4 f5+ 0-1

March 09, 2018

Andrew Bussom(1357) - David Kernell(1874)  Jack Smith Memorial 2   March 25, 2006 
B12: Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. dxc5 Nc6 5. Bb5 e6 6. Qg4 h5 7. Qf4 Bxc5 8.
Nf3 Qb6 9. Bxc6+ bxc6 10. O-O Ba6 11. Ng5 Nh6 12. Re1 Qb4 13. Qxb4 Bxb4 14.
c3 Be7 15. h4 Rb8 16. b3 Ng4 17. Ba3 Bd3 18. Bxe7 Kxe7 19. Nd2 Bf5 20. c4 d4
21. Rac1 c5 22. Nf1 f6 23. Nf3 Rhd8 24. Ng3 Bg6 25. Nf1 Rb6 26. N1d2 Ra6 27.
Ra1 fxe5 28. Nxe5 Kf6 29. Ndf3 Nxe5 30. Rxe5 d3 31. Rxc5 d2 32. Rd1 Rad6 33.
Ne5 Bc2 34. Ra1 d1=Q+ 35. Rxd1 Rxd1+ 36. Kh2 Re1 37. Nf3 Re2 38. Rxh5 Bf5
39. Ng5 Rxf2 40. a3 Rdd2  0-1

March 08, 2018

David Kernell(1867) - Sam O'Bar(1810)   City Championship 2006  April 16, 2006 
E90: King Indian: Classical: Early deviations and 6 h3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bh4 Bg4 8.
Be2 c6 9. O-O Nbd7 10. Qd2 Bxf3 11. Bxf3 c5 12. Rad1 cxd4 13. Qxd4 Nb6 14.
b3 Nfd5 15. exd5 Bxd4 16. Rxd4 f5 17. Bg3 Qe8 18. Re1 Qf7 19. Nb5 Rfc8 20.
Rh4 Qg7 21. Nd4 Kf7 22. Ne6 Qc3 23. Kf1 Rh8 24. c5 g5 25. Bh5+ Kf6 26. cxb6
Qxe1+ 27. Kxe1 gxh4 28. Bxh4+ Ke5 29. Bg3+ Kxd5 30. Nc7+ Kc6 31. Nxa8 Rxa8
32. Bg6 axb6 33. Bxf5 Rxa2 34. Bf4 Rb2 35. Bxh6 Rxb3 36. h4 Rb4 37. h5 e6
38. Bg6 Rg4 39. Be3 1-0

March 07, 2018

Carlos Harbert(1833) - David Kernell(1874)   City Championship 2006  March 31, 2006 
D03: Torre attack (Tartakower variation)

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Bg5 Ne4 4. Bf4 c5 5. c3 cxd4 6. cxd4 Nc6 7. Nbd2 Qb6
8. Nb3 e5 9. Bd2 Nxd2 10. Nfxd2 Nxd4 11. Nxd4 Qxd4 12. Qb3 Bb4 13. Rd1 O-O
14. a3 Ba5 15. Qb5 Qb6 16. e3 Be6 17. b4 Qxb5 18. Bxb5 Bb6 19. Nf3 f6 20.
Ba4 a5 21. Bb3 axb4 22. axb4 Ra3 23. Bxd5 Bxd5 24. Rxd5 Rb3 25. Ke2 Rxb4 26.
Rc1 Rb2+ 27. Nd2 Ra8 28. Rd7 Ba5 29. Ra1 Ra6 30. Rb1 Rxb1 31. Nxb1 Rb6 32.
Na3 Rb2+ 33. Kf1 b6 34. Nc4 Rc2 35. Nd6 g6 36. Rb7 Rc6 37. Nb5 e4 38. f3
exf3 39. gxf3 Rc2 40. Kg1 Bd2 41. e4 Be3+ 42. Kh1 Rf2 43. Nc3 Rxf3 44. Nd5
Bc5 45. Nxb6 Bxb6 46. Rxb6 Kg7 47. Rb7+ Kh6 48. Kg2 Rf4 49. Re7 Rh4 1/2-1/2

March 06, 2018

David Kernell(1867) - Jonathan Wade(1691)  City Championship 2006  February 22, 2006 
E11: Bogo-Indian defense, Nimzovich variation

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

March 05, 2018

David Kernell(1867) - Tony Maneclang(1615)   City Championship 2006  March 24, 2006 
D37: Queen's Gambit Declined: 5 Bf4

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. a3 d5 4. Nc3 Nbd7 5. Nf3 Be7 6. Bg5 c5 7. cxd5 exd5 8.
e3 O-O 9. Bd3 Re8 10. O-O a6 11. Bc2 Qc7 12. dxc5 Qxc5 13. Rc1 Qa5 14. Qd4
Nf8 15. b4 Qxa3 16. Ra1 Qxb4 17. Qxb4 Bxb4 18. Bxf6 gxf6 19. Nxd5 Be7 20.
Nc7 Bd7 21. Be4 Rab8 22. Nxe8 Bxe8 23. Rfb1 f5 24. Rxb7 Rxb7 25. Bxb7 Ne6
26. Nd4 Bf6 27. Rxa6 Bd7 28. Nxe6 fxe6 29. Rd6 Bb5 30. Rxe6 Kg7 31. Rb6 Be8
32. Bd5 h5 33. g3 Bc3 34. h4 Ba5 35. Rb7+ Kf6 36. Kg2 Bg6 37. Rb5 Bc7 38.
Kf3 Be5 39. Bc4 Bc7 40. Rc5 Be5 41. Rxe5 Kxe5 42. Bg8 Be8 43. Bh7 Bf7 44. e4
fxe4+ 45. Bxe4 Be8 46. Ke3 Bf7 47. f4+ 1-0

March 04, 2018

David Kernell(1867) - Gary Pylant(1856)  City Championship 2006  March 17, 2006 
D07: Queen's pawn game, Chigorin variation

1. Nf3 Nc6 2. d4 d5 3. c4 Bg4 4. cxd5 Bxf3 5. dxc6 Bxc6 6. Nc3 e6 7. Bf4 Bb4
8. Qb3 Bxc3+ 9. bxc3 Nf6 10. f3 O-O 11. e4 Qd7 12. Bd3 b5 13. O-O a5 14. a3
Rab8 15. Rfb1 Rb7 16. Be3 Rfb8 17. Bf2 h6 18. Qd1 Qe8 19. Qe1 Qd7 20. Rb3 a4
21. Rb4 Qe8 22. Rab1 Nd7 23. Qe2 Nf6 24. R1b2 Qd7 25. Qf1 Qe7 26. Qb1 Bd7
27. Bc2 g5 28. Bxa4 Ra8 29. Bxb5 Bxb5 30. Rxb5 Rxb5 31. Rxb5 Qxa3 32. Rc5
Qa1 33. Qf1 Qb2 34. Be1 Ra1 35. Qf2 Qb1 36. Kf1 Ra2 37. Qe3 Qc2 38. Bf2 Ra1+
39. Be1 Ra2 40. Bf2 Ra1+ 41. Be1 Ra2 42. Qd2 Qb1 1/2-1/2

March 03, 2018

Kernell-Sichel Mike Barton Memorial 2  August 18, 2012, round 2
A80: Dutch Defence: Unusual White second moves

1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Bg5 e6 4. Nbd2 Be7 5. c3 b6 6. Qc2 Bb7 7. Bxf6 Bxf6 8.
e4 fxe4 9. Nxe4 O-O 10. Bd3 Be7 11. h4 c5 12. Neg5 h6 13. Bh7+ Kh8 14. Bg8 Rf5
15. Nf7+ Kxg8 16. Nxd8 Bxd8 17. O-O-O Bf6 18. dxc5 Rxc5 19. Qg6 Na6 20. Rxd7
Bd5 21. Ng5 1-0

March 02, 2018

Jonathan Wade(1769) - David Kernell(1940)  Friday Night Fun #7 July 13, 2007
B41: Sicilian: Kan Variation: 5 c4

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 c5 4. Nc3 cxd4 5. Nxd4 a6 6. e4 Qc7 7. Be3 b6 8.
f3 Bb7 9. Be2 Bd6 10. Qd2 Nc6 11. Ndb5 axb5 12. Nxb5 Qb8 13. Qxd6 Ba6 14.
Qxb8+ Rxb8 15. Nc7+ Kd8 16. Nxa6 Ra8 17. Bxb6+ Kc8 18. c5 Nd4 19. Nb4 Ra4
20. a3 Kb7 21. Kf2 d6 22. Bd1 Raa8 23. a4 Rhc8 24. e5 dxc5 25. Bxc5 Rxc5 26.
exf6 gxf6 27. Be2 Rac8 28. Ba6+ 1-0

March 01, 2018

Charles Herbers(1976) - David Kernell(1819)   Memphis Candidates 2006  February 07, 2006 
B11: Caro-Kann: Two Knights Variation

1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. d4 e6 5. Be2 Nf6 6. e5 Nfd7 7. O-O Bxf3 8.
Bxf3 c5 9. dxc5 Nxe5 10. Re1 Nxf3+ 11. Qxf3 Be7 12. Bf4 O-O 13. Nxd5 exd5
14. Rxe7 Qxe7 15. Bd6 Qe4 16. Qxe4 dxe4 17. Bxf8 Kxf8 18. b4 Na6 19. a3 Rd8
20. Kf1 Rd2 21. Ke1 e3 22. Rd1 Rxd1+ 23. Kxd1 exf2 24. Ke2 Ke7 25. Kxf2 Ke6
26. Ke3 Kd5 27. Kd3 f5 28. c4+ Ke5 29. g3 g5 30. Ke3 f4+ 31. gxf4+ gxf4+ 32.
Kf3 Kf5 33. h3 h6 34. h4 h5 35. c6 bxc6 36. c5 Ke5 0-1

February 28, 2018

John Bunch(1831) - David Kernell(1867)  City Championship 2006  February 16, 2006 
B17: Caro-Kann: Steinitz variation

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, 2018

Greg Turner(1853) - David Kernell(1874)  Jack Smith Memorial 2   March 25, 2006 
B13: Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. Bb5 Qb6 6. Bxc6+ bxc6 7. O-O
Nf6 8. c3 Bg4 9. Nbd2 e6 10. Qb3 Nd7 11. Qxb6 axb6 12. b3 Bxf3 13. Nxf3 Ba3
14. Bxa3 Rxa3 15. Ne1 Ke7 16. Nc2 Ra7 17. a4 Rha8 18. Ra2 b5 19. Rfa1 bxa4
20. bxa4 Ra5 21. Nb4 Kd6 22. Nd3 c5 23. f4 c4 24. Ne5 f6 25. Nxd7 Kxd7 26.
Kf2 Rb8 27. Ke2 Rb3 28. Kd2 Kc6 29. Kc2 Kb6 30. Rb1 Rxb1 31. Kxb1 Ra7 32.
Rb2+ Kc6 33. Rb4 Rb7 34. Rxb7 Kxb7 35. Kb2 Ka6 36. Ka3 Ka5 37. g4 g5 38.
fxg5 fxg5 39. h3 h6 40. Kb2 Kxa4 41. Ka2 Ka5 42. Ka3 Kb5 43. Kb2 Kc6 44. Ka3
Kd6 45. Kb4 e5 46. dxe5+ Kxe5 47. Kc5 Ke4 48. Kb4 Kd3 49. Kc5 Kxc3 50. Kxd5 0-1

February 26, 2018

David Kernell(1819) - Jeff Baudendistel(1481)   Memphis Candidates 2006   January 13, 2006 
A05: Réti Opening: 1 Nf3 Nf6

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. b3 b6 3. Bb2 Bb7 4. c4 e6 5. Nc3 c5 6. d4 d5 7. cxd5 exd5 8.
e3 Be7 9. Rc1 O-O 10. Bd3 Re8 11. O-O Ba6 12. Ne2 Bxd3 13. Qxd3 Nc6 14. Rfd1
Rc8 15. a3 Na5 16. Nd2 Qd6 17. Qb5 Ng4 18. h3 Nf6 19. dxc5 Rxc5 20. Rxc5
Qxc5 21. Nd4 Qxb5 22. Nxb5 Ne4 23. Nd4 Bf6 24. Nxe4 dxe4 25. Rb1 a6 26. g4
g6 27. Ne2 Kg7 28. Kg2 Nxb3 29. Bxf6+ Kxf6 30. Rxb3 1-0

February 25, 2018

Anthony Maneclang(1572) - David Kernell(1641)   Pawn Power Open   April 18, 2004 
E18: 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

February 24, 2018

Carlos Sims(1739) - David Kernell(1632)  Pillsbury Incentive IV  May 14, 2004 
B17: Caro-Kann: Steinitz variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Bc4 Ngf6 6. Ng5 e6 7. N1f3 Nb6
8. Bb3 Be7 9. Ne5 O-O 10. c3 c5 11. O-O cxd4 12. cxd4 Nbd5 13. f4 h6 14.
Ngxf7 Rxf7 15. Nxf7 Kxf7 16. Rf3 Bd7 17. Rg3 Bd6 18. Qd3 Ne7 19. Bd2 Qb6 20.
Re1 g6 21. Kh1 Nf5 22. d5 Nxg3+ 23. hxg3 Re8 24. Bc2 Rg8 25. dxe6+ Bxe6 26.
Rxe6 Kxe6 27. Bb3+ Kd7 28. Bxg8 Nxg8 29. Qxg6 Qd8 30. Qf7+ Ne7 31. f5 Qg8
32. Qh5 Qxg3 33. f6 Qf2 34. Qb5+ Nc6 35. Qxb7+ Bc7 36. Qb5 Qxd2 37. Qf5+ Kd6
38. Qf1 Qd4 39. g3 Ne5 40. f7 Qd5+ 41. Kh2 Ng4+ 42. Kh3 Qh5+ 43. Kg2 Qh2+
44. Kf3 Ne5+ 45. Ke4 Qc2+ 46. Ke3 Bb6+ 47. Kf4 Qd2+ 48. Ke4 Qd4+ 49. Kf5
Qg4+ 50. Kf6 Bd8# 0-1

February 23, 2018

Gary Pylant(1800) - David Kernell(1653)    Pillsbury Incentive IV  May 28, 2004 
B12: Caro-Kann: advance variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 Nd7 6. O-O Ne7 7. c4 dxc4 8.
Bxc4 Nb6 9. Bb3 Bg4 10. Be3 Nf5 11. Nbd2 Bb4 12. Ne4 Bxf3 13. gxf3 Nd5 14.
Bxd5 Qxd5 15. Qa4 Nh4 16. Qd1 O-O-O 17. Bg5 Ng6 18. Bxd8 Qxd8 19. Qa4 Qxd4
20. a3 Bc5 21. Nxc5 Qxc5 22. f4 Nh4 23. Qe4 Qd5 24. Qxd5 exd5 25. f3 Kd7 26.
Kf2 Nf5 27. Rg1 Ke6 28. b4 Rc8 29. Rac1 g6 30. Rgd1 h6 31. Rc5 b6 32. Rcc1
Rc7 33. Rg1 Rc8 34. Rgd1 Rc7 1/2-1/2

February 22, 2018

David Kernell(1717) - Kenneth Turner(1763)   Memphis Mid-Summer Open    July 17, 2004 
D11: QGD Slav: 3.Nf3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. Bf4 Nf6 6. e3 e6 7. Qc2 Nbd7 8.
Be2 Nh5 9. Bd6 dxc4 10. Bxc4 Nb6 11. Ne4 Nxc4 12. Qxc4 f5 13. Nc5 Qxd6 14.
Ng5 Ke7 15. g4 fxg4 16. Nce4 Qd5 17. Qb4+ c5 18. dxc5 a5 19. Qa3 Be5 20. c6+
Bd6 21. Nxd6 Qxd6 22. Qxd6+ Kxd6 23. Nf7+ Ke7 24. Nxh8 bxc6 25. Rc1 Bb7 26.
Nxg6+ hxg6 27. Rg1 Nf6 28. Rc5 Ra6 29. f3 gxf3 30. Rxg6 f2+ 31. Ke2 Ne4 32.
Rc4 c5 33. Rg7+ Kf6 34. Rxb7 f1=Q+ 35. Kxf1 Nd2+ 36. Ke2 Nxc4 37. h4 Rb6 38.
Rxb6 Nxb6 39. Kd3 a4 40. b3 Kf5 41. h5 Nd7 42. Kc4 Kg5 43. Kb5 Kxh5 44. Kc6
Nb8+ 45. Kd6 Kg4 46. Kxe6 Kf3 47. Kd5 Na6 48. Kc4 Kxe3 49. Kb5 1/2-1/2

February 21, 2018

Kent Stratton(1397) - David Kernell(1653)    Summer Open  June 12, 2004 
B12: Caro-Kann: advance variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nc3 e6 5. g4 Bg6 6. Nge2 Nd7 7. h4 h6 8. Nf4
Bh7 9. Bg2 Qc7 10. Qe2 O-O-O 11. Be3 c5 12. Nb5 Qa5+ 13. Bd2 Qb6 14. Bxd5
exd5 15. Nxd5 Qg6 16. f3 a6 17. Nbc7 Ne7 18. e6 Nxd5 19. h5 Qf6 20. Nxd5
Qxe6 21. Ne3 cxd4 22. Qc4+ Qxc4 23. Nxc4 0-1

February 20, 2018

David Kernell(1819) - Carlos Sims(1777)  Memphis Candidates 2006   January 29, 2006 
E12: Queen Indian: Unusual White 4th moves

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 b6 4. a3 Bb7 5. Nc3 Be7 6. d5 O-O 7. e4 exd5
8. cxd5 Re8 9. Be2 Bd6 10. Bg5 h6 11. Bh4 Ba6 12. O-O Bxe2 13. Qxe2 Be7
14. Qd3 d6 15. Rac1 Nbd7 16. b4 a6 17. Bg3 Nh5 18. Nd4 Nxg3 19. Qxg3 Ne5
20. Nf5 Ng6 21. Ne2 Bf6 22. f3 Bb2 23. Rb1 Bf6 24. Rfc1 Qd7 25. Ned4 Be5 
26. Qf2 Nf4 27. Rc6 Qd8 28. Ne2 Qg5 29. Nxf4 Bxf4 30. Qh4 Qxh4 31. Nxh4 Bg5
32. Nf5 g6 33. Ng3 Re7 34. Rb3 a5 35. b5 h5 36. a4 Bd2 37. Rb2 Be3+ 38. Kf1
Bc5 39. Re2 Rae8 40. h4 Kg7 41. Ke1 Kf6 42. Kd2 Ke5 43. Kd3 Kf4 44. Nf1 f5
45. Nd2 Kg3 46. Nb3 fxe4+ 47. fxe4 Kxh4 48. Nxc5 bxc5 49. b6 cxb6 50. Rxd6
g5 51. Rh6 g4 52. d6 Kg5 53. Rxh5+ Kxh5 54. dxe7 Rxe7 55. e5 Kg5 56. Ke4 Rd7
57. e6 Re7 58. Ke5 Kh4 59. Kd6 Re8 60. e7 c4 61. Kd7 Rg8 62. e8=Q Rxe8 63. Kxe8
Kg3 64. Kd7 c3 65. Kc6 Kh2 66. Kxb6 Kg1 67. Kxa5 Kf1 68. Ra2 Ke1 69. Kb4 c2
70. Rxc2 g3 71. a5 Kf1 72. a6 Kg1 73. a7 Kh2 74. a8=Q Kg1 75. Qh8 Kf1 76. Qh1# 1-0

February 19, 2018

David Kernell(1717) - Jonathan Beatty(1391)   Ivory Pawn    July 30, 2004 
A85: Dutch Defence: 2 c4 Nf6 3 Nc3

1. d4 e6 2. c4 f5 3. Nf3 d6 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. Bg5 Be7 6. Bxf6 Bxf6 7. e4 fxe4 8.
Nxe4 O-O 9. Bd3 Nc6 10. Bc2 d5 11. Nxf6+ Qxf6 12. c5 b6 13. cxb6 axb6 14.
O-O Nb4 15. a3 Na6 16. b4 c5 17. Re1 cxd4 18. Qxd4 Qxd4 19. Nxd4 Re8 20. Ba4
Rf8 21. Bc6 Ra7 22. Rac1 Raf7 23. Nxe6 Bxe6 24. Rxe6 Rxf2 25. Bxd5 Rd8 26.
Re8# 1-0

February 18, 2018

David Kernell(1940) - Terry Jaeger(1485)  Friday Night Fun #7 July 13, 2007
E81: King Indian: Saemisch: 6th move deviations (including 6 Be3 c6)

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Be3 c5 7. d5 Nbd7 8.
Nge2 Re8 9. Qd2 Nb6 10. b3 a5 11. a4 Ra6 12. h4 Na8 13. Rd1 Qb6 14. Nb5 Nc7
15. g4 Nxb5 16. cxb5 Ra8 17. Ng3 Qc7 18. Bh6 Nd7 19. Bxg7 Kxg7 20. h5 Ne5
21. Be2 f6 22. hxg6 hxg6 23. Qh6+ 1-0

February 17, 2018

Ronnie Barnes(1600) - David Kernell(1923)  John Hurt Memorial 4    June 23, 2007
A08: Nimzovich-Larsen attack: Indian variation

1. b3 Nf6 2. Bb2 d5 3. Nf3 c5 4. g3 Nc6 5. Bg2 Qc7 6. O-O e5 7. c4 d4 8. d3
Be7 9. Nbd2 O-O 10. h4 h6 11. Ne4 Nxe4 12. dxe4 Bd8 13. Ba3 Qe7 14. Qd2 Ba5
15. Qd3 Bc3 16. Rac1 Nb4 17. Bxb4 cxb4 18. Ne1 a5 19. Qc2 Bd7 20. Nd3 a4 21.
f4 f6 22. Rf2 axb3 23. axb3 Ra5 24. fxe5 fxe5 25. Rxf8+ Qxf8 26. Rf1 Qa8 27.
Nc1 Kh7 0-1

February 16, 2018

David Kernell(1893) - Jeff Kovalic(1726)  James Wright Memorial 4  August 11, 2007
D27: Queen's Gambit Accepted: Classical main line

1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Bxc4 a6 6. O-O c5 7. a4 cxd4 8.
exd4 Be7 9. Nc3 O-O 10. Re1 Qc7 11. Qe2 Bb4 12. Bg5 Nbd7 13. Rac1 h6 14. Bh4
Qa5 15. Ne5 Bxc3 16. Rxc3 Qxa4 17. Rg3 b5 18. Qf3 Nxe5 19. dxe5 Qxc4 20.
Bxf6 g6 21. Qxa8 Qb4 22. Qe4 Qxe4 23. Rxe4 Bb7 24. Rh4 Rc8 25. h3 Kh7 26.
Rgg4 Rc2 27. Rxh6+ 1-0

February 15, 2018

Ronnie Barnes(1600) - David Kernell(1893)  James Wright Memorial 4  August 11, 2007
D40: Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Tarrasch with 5 e3

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 c5 4. e3 cxd4 5. exd4 d5 6. Nc3 Be7 7. Bd3 O-O 8.
O-O dxc4 9. Bxc4 Nbd7 10. a3 Nb6 11. Ba2 Nbd5 12. Ne5 Bd7 13. Re1 Rc8 14.
Qd3 Bc6 15. Bd2 Qb6 16. Nxd5 Bxd5 17. Bxd5 exd5 18. Nd7 Nxd7 19. Rxe7 Nf6
20. Bb4 Rfe8 21. Rae1 Rxe7 22. Rxe7 Rc1+ 23. Re1 Rxe1+ 24. Bxe1 Qxb2 25. Qg3
Qe2 26. Qc3 h6 27. f3 Qc4 28. Qe3 b6 29. h4 a5 30. Bf2 b5 31. Kh2 b4 32.
axb4 axb4 33. Qe5 b3 34. Qb8+ Kh7 35. Be3 0-1

February 14, 2018

David Kernell(1893) - Aaron Smith(1663)   James Wright Memorial 4  August 11, 2007
D96: Grünfeld: Russian System (5 Qb3): sidelines

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 g6 5. Bg5 Bg7 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Qb3 O-O 8.
Bxf6 exf6 9. Qxd5 f5 10. e3 Nc6 11. Qb3 Re8 12. Be2 Na5 13. Qc2 Be6 14. O-O
Rc8 15. Rfd1 Bd5 16. Nd2 Qg5 17. Bf3 Bxf3 18. Nxf3 Qd8 19. Rac1 a6 20. b3 b5
21. Qd2 Nc6 22. d5 Nb4 23. a3 Bxc3 24. Rxc3 Rxc3 25. Qxc3 Nxd5 26. Qc5 Qf6
27. Qxd5 Rc8 28. g3 Rc6 29. Qd8+ Kg7 30. Kg2 Kh6 31. Qxf6 Rxf6 32. Rd7 Kh5
33. Ne5 h6 34. h4 b4 35. f3 bxa3 36. Kh3 1-0

February 13, 2018

Pat Coleman(1458) - David Kernell(1897)  Friday Night Fun #15  September 07, 2007
A47: 1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 b6: Torre, London and Colle Systems

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 c5 3. e3 b6 4. c3 Bb7 5. Bd3 d6 6. Nbd2 Nbd7 7. Qa4 Qc7 8.
e4 a6 9. O-O b5 10. Qd1 e5 11. d5 Be7 12. Nh4 Nxe4 13. Qg4 Nxd2 14. Bxd2
Bxd5 15. Nf5 Nf6 16. Nxg7+ Kd8 17. Qh3 Rg8 18. Qh6 Ne8 19. Bxh7 Rxg7 20. f3
Qb7 21. Kh1 e4 22. Bxe4 Bxe4 23. fxe4 Qxe4 24. Qh3 Bh4 25. Rf4 Qd5 26. Qxh4+
Kd7 27. Qh3+ Kc6 28. Qf3 Nc7 29. Rf1 Re8 30. h3 a5 31. Qxd5+ Nxd5 32. Rxf7
Rxf7 33. Rxf7 Re2 34. h4 Rxd2 35. h5 Re2 36. h6 Re6 37. h7 Rh6+ 38. Kg1 Nc7
39. g4 Ne6 40. Kf2 Ng5 41. Re7 Rxh7 42. Rxh7 Nxh7 0-1

February 12, 2018

Aaron Smith(1665) - David Kernell(1898)  47th Mid-South Open, November 17, 2007
A48: 1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6: Torre, London and Colle Systems

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 c5 3. c3 g6 4. e3 b6 5. Nbd2 Bb7 6. Bd3 Bg7 7. Qc2 d6 8. h3
O-O 9. O-O Nc6 10. Ne4 Rc8 11. Nxf6+ Bxf6 12. d5 Na5 13. e4 a6 14. Bh6 Re8
15. c4 Rb8 16. Rab1 Bc8 17. Rfe1 Qc7 18. Re3 b5 19. b3 bxc4 20. bxc4 Rxb1+
21. Qxb1 Bd7 22. Qe1 e5 23. Nh2 Rb8 24. Ng4 Bxg4 25. hxg4 Rb4 26. Qc1 Qd7
27. Rh3 Qa4 28. Bd2 Qxa2 29. Bxb4 cxb4 30. c5 Nb3 31. Qc4 dxc5 32. Bc2 Qa1+
33. Kh2 Nd2 34. Qe2 Nf1+ 35. Kg1 Ng3+ 36. Qd1 Qxd1+ 37. Bxd1 Nxe4 38. Rd3 c4
39. Re3 Nc5 40. Kf1 a5 41. Ke1 a4 42. Bxa4 Nxa4 43. Re4 Nb6 44. d6 Kf8 45.
Kd2 Ke8 46. f4 Kd7 47. fxe5 Bg5+ 48. Kc2 Ke6 49. g3 Bh6 50. Re1 Bg7 51. Ra1
b3+ 52. Kc1 b2+ 53. Kxb2 Bxe5+ 54. Ka2 Bxa1 55. Kxa1 Kxd6  0-1

February 11, 2018

David Kernell(1923) - Charles Herbers(1983)  John Hurt Memorial 4    June 23, 2007
D06: QGD: Marshall defense

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 d5 3. cxd5 Nxd5 4. e4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 Be7 7. Bd3 O-O 8.
h4 c5 9. e5 Nd5 10. Bxh7+ Kh8 11. Bb1 cxd4 12. Nxd5 Qxd5 13. Qd3 Bb4+ 14.
Kf1 f5 15. exf6 Qf5 16. fxg7+ Kxg7 17. Qxd4+ Qf6 18. Qg4+ Kh8 19. Qh5+ Kg8
20. Qh7# 1-0

February 10, 2018

Edgar Davison(1814) - David Kernell(1907)  Candidates Warmup #2, December 14, 2007
A47: 1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 b6: Torre, London and Colle Systems

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 c5 3. c3 b6 4. Nf3 Bb7 5. Bd3 d6 6. Nbd2 Nbd7 7. e4 e6 8.
Qe2 Qc7 9. O-O Be7 10. Re1 Rc8 11. e5 Nd5 12. exd6 Bxd6 13. Nc4 Nf4 14.
Nxd6+ Qxd6 15. Bxf4 Qxf4 16. Be4 Bxe4 17. Qxe4 Qxe4 18. Rxe4 Nf6 19. Re5 Ke7
20. dxc5 Rxc5 21. Rxc5 bxc5 22. Rd1 Rb8 23. b3 c4 24. Nd4 Kd7 25. bxc4 a6
26. Nb3+ Kc6 27. f3 Nd7 28. Rb1 Rb6 29. Kf2 Ne5 30. Ke3 Nxc4+ 31. Kd4 Nd6
32. Na5+ Kc7 33. Rxb6 Kxb6 34. Nc4+ Nxc4 35. Kxc4 Kc6 36. Kb4 e5 37. g4 f6
38. Ka5 g6 39. Kb4 Kd5 40. Ka5 f5 41. gxf5 gxf5 42. Kxa6 Kc6 43. Ka5 e4 44.
fxe4 fxe4 0-1

February 09, 2018

David Kernell(1898) - Allan Bogle(1721)    47th Mid-South Open, November 17, 2007
A30: English: symmetrical, hedgehog system

1. Nf3 e6 2. c4 c5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. g3 b6 5. Bg2 Bb7 6. O-O Be7 7. e3 O-O 8. d4
cxd4 9. exd4 Qc8 10. Re1 d5 11. Bg5 dxc4 12. Rc1 h6 13. Bxf6 Bxf6 14. Ne4
Bxe4 15. Rxe4 Nd7 16. Ne5 b5 17. Qh5 Rb8 18. Rg4 Bxe5 19. dxe5 f5 20. Rd4
Nxe5 21. Re1 Nd3 22. Rxe6 Rb6 23. Re7 Nb4 24. Rdd7 Rff6 25. Re8+ Qxe8 26.
Qxe8+ Kh7 27. Qe7 1-0

February 08, 2018

Graham Horobetz(2020) - Kyle Salzgeber(1415)     October Chess Festival  October 24, 2009  round 1
B34: Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, modern variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. Nc3 Bg7 6. Be3 d6 7. Nb3 Nf6 8.
Qd2 Ng4 9. Bf4 O-O 10. O-O-O Qb6 11. f3 Bxc3 12. Qxc3 Nf2 13. Bh6 f6 14.
Bc4+ Kh8 15. Bxf8 Nxh1 16. Bxe7 h5 17. Qxf6+ Kh7 18. Bg8+ Kh6 19. Bf8# 1-0

February 07, 2018

Carlos Sims(1989) - Graham Horobetz(2082)  Get Ready for the Bluff City  April 08, 2011 round 1 
B30: Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Be2 Bg7 5. d3 Nf6 6. O-O d5 7. exd5 Nxd5 8.
Nxd5 Qxd5 9. Re1 O-O 10. a3 e5 11. h3 h6 12. Rb1 a5 13. Be3 Be6 14. Qc1 Kh7
15. Nd2 f5 16. Nc4 Ra6 17. Nd2 Qd6 18. Nc4 Qe7 19. f4 Bxc4 20. dxc4 e4 21.
c3 Raa8 22. Rd1 Rad8 23. Rd5 b6 24. Qc2 Qc7 25. Rbd1 Ne7 26. Rxd8 Rxd8 27.
Rxd8 Qxd8 28. Qd2 Qxd2 29. Bxd2 Nc6 30. Kf2 Bf6 31. Bd1 g5 32. g4 Kg6 33.
gxf5+ Kxf5 34. Bg4+ Kg6 35. f5+ Kf7 36. Ke3 Ne5 37. Kxe4 Nxc4 38. Bc1 Ne5
39. Be2 c4 40. Be3 b5 41. Bc5 a4 42. Bh5+ Kg7 43. Be2 Kf7 44. Bh5+ Kg7 45.
Be2 h5 46. Bd4 Nd3 47. Bxh5 Nxb2 48. Be8 Bxd4 49. Kxd4 Kf6 50. Bxb5 Kxf5 51.
Bxc4 Kf6 52. Be2 1-0

February 06, 2018

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

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

February 05, 2018

Jonathan Beatty(1730) - Sam O'Bar(1833)   Mike Barton Memorial, August 20, 2011  round 2
D00: Blackmar gambit

1. e4 d5 2. d4 dxe4 3. Nc3 Bf5 4. f3 exf3 5. Nxf3 e6 6. Bf4 Nf6 7. Bc4 Bd6
8. Ne5 O-O 9. O-O Nfd7 10. Qf3 Bxe5 11. dxe5 Nc6 12. Rad1 Qe7 13. Rfe1 Qc5+
14. Kh1 Ndxe5 0-1

February 04, 2018

Saurage-Beatty G/60;d5, Casual chess, Chess 960, and Bughouse Night
E81: King Indian: Sämisch: 6th move deviations (including 6 Be3 c6)

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Be3 c5 7. Nge2 Nbd7 8. Qd2
e5 9. dxc5 dxc5 10. O-O-O Qa5 11. Bh6 Nb6 12. Bxg7 Kxg7 13. Ng3 Be6 14. Qg5 h6
15. Qxe5 Bxc4 16. Rd6 Be6 17. Nd5 Qe1+ 18. Kc2 Nbxd5 19. Rxd5 Bxd5 20. Be2 Qa5
21. exd5 Rfe8 22. Qf4 Rad8 23. a3 b5 24. h4 Rxd5 25. Ne4 Nxe4 26. fxe4 Qa4+ 27.
Kb1 Qxe4+ 28. Qxe4 Rxe4 29. Bf3 Red4 30. Bxd5 Rxd5 31. Kc2 Kf6 32. Re1 Rd4 0-1

February 03, 2018

Beatty-Horobetz G/60;d5, Casual chess, Chess 960, and Bughouse Night
A09: Réti Opening: 1 Nf3 d5 2 c4

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 d4 3. g3 c5 4. b4 cxb4 5. a3 b3 6. Qxb3 Nc6 7. Bg2 e5 8. d3 Nf6
9. O-O Nd7 10. Bb2 Nc5 11. Qc2 Be7 12. Nbd2 O-O 13. Nb3 Be6 14. Rad1 Nxb3 15.
Qxb3 Qc7 16. Qc2 Rad8 17. Nd2 Na5 18. f4 exf4 19. gxf4 Bd6 20. f5 Bxh2+ 21. Kh1
Bc8 22. Nf3 Be5 23. e3 Rd6 24. Bxd4 Bxd4 25. Nxd4 Rh6+ 26. Kg1 Qh2+ 27. Kf2
Qh4+ 28. Kg1 Qh2+ 29. Kf2 Nc6 30. Nf3 Qd6 31. d4 Qxa3 32. Rh1 Rxh1 33. Rxh1 Nb4
34. Qe4 Qd3 35. Ne5 Bxf5 36. Qxd3 Nxd3+ 37. Nxd3 Bxd3 38. c5 b5 39. c6 b4 40.
Bd5 a5 41. Ra1 b3 42. Bxb3 Bb5 43. d5 Ra8 44. c7 Kf8 45. Rxa5 1/2-1/2

February 02, 2018

Sood-Saurage Memphis Reserve March 19, 2017, round 4
B13: Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Ne5 Bxd1 6. Bb5+ Nc6 7. Nxc6 Qb6
8. Nxa7+ Kd8 9. Kxd1 Rxa7 10. Nc3 Qxd4+ 11. Ke2 Qe5+ 12. Kf3 e6 13. Be3 Qf5+
14. Kg3 Bd6+ 15. f4 Nf6 16. Bd3 Bxf4+ 17. Bxf4 Qg4+ 18. Kf2 Qxf4+ 19. Ke2 d4
20. Nb5 Qe3+ 21. Kd1 Ng4 22. Rf1 Ra8 23. Nd6 Nf2+ 0-1

February 01, 2018

Shen-Wu Memphis Reserve March 19, 2017, round 5
Nimzo-Indian: Fischer variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. e3 b6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Bd3 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 Bb7
8. O-O d6 9. Bc2 c5 10. Re1 Qc7 11. Qd3 Be4 12. Qd2 Bxf3 13. gxf3 cxd4 14.
Qxd4 Nc6 15. Qd3 Ne5 16. Qe2 Qxc4 17. Qxc4 Nxc4 18. f4 d5 19. Bb3 Rad8 20.
Rd1 Ne4 21. Bxc4 dxc4 22. Bb2 Nc5 23. Rd4 Rxd4 24. exd4 Nd3 25. Bc1 Rc8 26.
Be3 f5 27. Kg2 Kf7 28. Kh3 Ke7 29. Kh4 Kd6 30. Rg1 Rc7 31. Kg5 b5 32. Rb1 a6
33. a4 Rb7 34. axb5 Rxb5 35. Rxb5 axb5 36. h4 b4 37. cxb4 Nxb4 38. Bd2 Na2
39. h5 c3 40. Be3 c2 41. h6 gxh6+ 42. Kxh6 c1=Q 43. Bxc1 Nxc1 44. Kxh7 Ne2
45. Kg7 Nxd4 46. Kf6 Kd5 47. Kg5 Ke4 48. f3+ Kxf3 49. Kh4 Kxf4 50. Kh3 Kf3
51. Kh2 Kf2 52. Kh3 e5 53. Kh4 e4 54. Kg5 e3 55. Kf4 e2 56. Ke5 e1=Q+ 57.
Kxd4 Qe4+ 58. Kc5 Ke3 59. Kd6 Kd4 60. Kd7 Qe5 0-1

January 31, 2018

Beatty-She City Championship March 18, 2017, round 1
A13: English Opening: 1...e6

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 e6 3. b3 Nf6 4. Bb2 c5 5. cxd5 exd5 6. d4 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Nc6 8.
Nxc6 bxc6 9. e3 Bd6 10. Be2 O-O 11. O-O Qe7 12. Nc3 Rd8 13. Bf3 Bf5 14. Rc1
Rac8 15. Qe2 Ne4 16. g3 Nxc3 17. Bxc3 Ba3 18. Bb2 h6 19. Rfd1 Bxb2 20. Qxb2 Rc7
21. Rd4 Rb8 22. Qc3 Rbb7 23. Ra4 Be6 24. Ra5 Qd6 25. Rc5 Bd7 26. Bxd5 Rb6 
27. Bf3 a6 28. Rd1 Qe6 29. Re5 Qf6 30. Rxd7 1-0

January 30, 2018

She-King City Championship March 19, 2017, round 4
D47: Semi-Slav: Meran System

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 8. Bd3
Bd6 9. O-O O-O 10. a3 Bb7 11. b4 a5 12. Rb1 axb4 13. axb4 Qe7 14. Qb3 Nd5 15.
Nxd5 exd5 16. Bd2 Ra4 17. Ra1 Rfa8 18. Rxa4 Rxa4 19. Bc2 g6 20. Qb1 Ra8 21. e4
dxe4 22. Bxe4 Nf6 23. Re1 Nxe4 24. Rxe4 Ra1 25. Qxa1 Qxe4 26. Qe1 Qxe1+ 27.
Bxe1 f6 28. Kf1 Bc8 29. h3 Kf7 30. Bc3 Ke6 31. Ke2 Kd5 32. Nd2 Bf5 33. Ke3 g5
34. f3 Bf4+ 35. Ke2 Bc2 36. Kf2 Bd6 37. Ke3 f5 38. Nf1 f4+ 39. Kd2 Bf5 40. g4
fxg3 41. Ne3+ Ke6 42. Nxf5 Kxf5 43. Ke2 Ke6 44. Bd2 Bf4 45. Be1 g2 0-1

January 29, 2018

King-Kong City Championship March 19, 2017, round 5
D30: Queen's Gambit Declined: Systems without Nc3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. b3 Nbd7 6. Bb2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8. O-O
b6 9. Nbd2 Bb7 10. Ne5 c5 11. f4 Ne4 12. cxd5 exd5 13. dxc5 Bxc5 14. Qe2 Ndf6
15. Ndf3 Rc8 16. a3 Qe7 17. Nd4 Bxd4 18. Bxd4 Nc3 19. Qb2 Nce4 20. Rfc1 Rxc1+
21. Rxc1 Rc8 22. Rxc8+ Bxc8 23. Nc6 Qc7 24. Qc2 h6 25. Nxa7 Qxc2 26. Bxc2 Bb7
27. Bxb6 Kf8 28. Bd4 Ke7 29. Nb5 g6 30. Nc3 Kd6 31. h3 h5 32. Bxf6 Nxf6 33.
Nb5+ Kc5 34. Nd4 Ne4 35. Bxe4 dxe4 36. g4 hxg4 37. hxg4 f6 38. g5 fxg5 39. fxg5
Bd5 40. Kf2 Bf7 41. Kg3 Kd6 42. Kf4 Kd5 43. Ne2 Kd6 44. b4 Bc4 45. Nc3 Kc6 46.
Kxe4 Bb3 47. Ke5 Kd7 48. Kf6 Bc2 49. e4 Ke8 50. Kxg6 Kf8 51. Kf6 Bb3 52. e5 Bf7
53. e6 Be8 54. g6 Kg8 55. Nd5 Kh8 56. g7+ Kh7 57. Ne7 Kh6 58. g8=Q Kh5 59. Qg5#
1-0

January 28, 2018

Horobetz-Beatty City Championship March 19, 2017, round 4
B01: Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. c4 Nb6 5. Nc3 e5 6. dxe5 Qxd1+ 7. Nxd1 Nc6
8. f4 Be6 9. Ne3 O-O-O 10. Nf3 Bc5 11. b3 Nb4 12. Be2 f6 13. Bd2 g5 14. fxg5
fxe5 15. O-O-O Nd3+ 16. Bxd3 Rxd3 17. Nc2 e4 18. Ne5 Rdd8 19. Rde1 Bd6 20. Rxe4
Bf5 21. Ree1 Rhf8 22. Rhf1 Bxc2 23. Rxf8 Rxf8 24. Kxc2 Rf2 25. Nd3 Rxg2 26. c5
1-0

January 27, 2018

Beatty-Kong City Championship March 18, 2017, round 3
D45: Semi-Slav: 5 e3

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. d4 Nbd7 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Bd3 a6 8. O-O
Bd6 9. b3 O-O 10. Bb2 b5 11. Rc1 Bb7 12. Qe2 Qb6 13. Rc2 Rac8 14. Rfc1 Rc7 15.
Nb1 Rfc8 16. Rxc7 Rxc7 17. Rxc7 Qxc7 18. Qc2 Qxc2 19. Bxc2 Kf8 20. Kf1 Ke7 21.
Ke2 Nb8 22. g3 Nc6 23. a3 g6 24. Ne1 Nd7 25. Nc3 b4 26. axb4 Nxb4 27. Ba3 a5
28. Bxb4 axb4 29. Na2 Nb8 30. Bd3 Nc6 31. Bb5 Na5 32. Ba4 Bc6 33. Bxc6 Nxc6 34.
Ng2 Na5 35. Nc1 Kf6 36. Kd3 Kf5 37. f3 h5 38. Ne1 Kg5 39. Ke2 Kf5 40. Ncd3 f6
41. Nf2 e5 42. dxe5 fxe5 43. e4+ Ke6 44. exd5+ Kxd5 45. Ne4 Nc6 46. Nxd6 Kxd6
47. Nd3 Nd4+ 48. Ke3 Nxb3 49. Nxb4 Nd4 50. Ke4 Ne6 51. h4 Nc5+ 
52. Ke3 Ke6 53. Nd3 Nd7 54. Nf2 Nb6 55. Ne4 Nd5+ 56. Kd3 Nf6 57. Ng5+ Kf5 58.
Ke3 Nd5+ 59. Kd3 Nb4+ 60. Kc4 Nc2 61. Kd5 Ne3+ 62. Kd6 Nf1 63. Ne4 Ne3 64. Ke7
Nd5+ 65. Kf7 g5 66. Nd6# 1-0

January 26, 2018

Kong-Puckett City Championship March 19, 2017, round 4
B12: Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. f4 e6 5. Nf3 c5 6. c3 Ne7 7. Be3 Nec6 8. dxc5
Nd7 9. b4 Be7 10. Nbd2 f6 11. Bd4 O-O 12. g3 Be4 13. Bh3 fxe5 14. Bxe6+ Kh8 15.
Nxe4 exd4 16. Bxd5 dxc3 17. Bxc6 bxc6 18. Nxc3 Bf6 19. Rc1 a5 20. a3 axb4 21.
axb4 Qe7+ 22. Kf2 Nxc5 23. Re1 Qa7 24. bxc5 Qxc5+ 25. Re3 Ra3 26. Qe1 g5 27.
Ne4 Qa7 28. Nxf6 gxf4 29. gxf4 Rxf6 30. Rcc3 Ra2+ 31. Kf1 Qa6+ 32. Kg1 Rg6+ 33.
Kh1 Ra1 34. Rc1 Rxc1 35. Qxc1 Qa2 36. Qc3+ Kg8 37. Qb3+ Qxb3 38. Rxb3 Rg4 39.
Rb4 Kg7 40. Ne5 1-0

January 25, 2018

Beatty-King City Championship March 18, 2017, round 2
D45: Semi-Slav: 5 e3

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. d4 Nbd7 6. cxd5 exd5 7. Bd3 Bd6 8.
O-O O-O 9. Re1 Re8 10. Qc2 h6 11. Bd2 Nf8 12. h3 Bd7 13. e4 dxe4 14. Nxe4 Nxe4
15. Bxe4 Be6 16. Ne5 Qb6 17. Bc3 f6 18. Ng4 Qb5 19. Ne3 Rad8 20. Bd3 Qh5 21.
Re2 Qf7 22. Rae1 Bb8 23. Nf5 Bxf5 24. Bxf5 Rxe2 25. Qxe2 Bd6 26. Bd3 Kh8 27.
Bc4 Qg6 28. h4 h5 29. Bd3 Qf7 30. Bc4 Qg6 1/2-1/2

January 24, 2018

King-Puckett City Championship March 18, 2017, round 1
D30: QGD: Systems without Nc3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. b3 Bd6 6. Bb2 O-O 7. Bd3 b6 8. O-O Bb7
9. Nbd2 c5 10. Qb1 Nc6 11. dxc5 bxc5 12. Bxf6 Qxf6 13. Bxh7+ Kh8 14. Bd3 g5 15.
h3 Kg7 16. Re1 Ne5 17. Qc2 dxc4 18. Be4 Bxe4 19. Qxe4 cxb3 20. axb3 Rfd8 21.
Ra6 Nd3 22. Rf1 Qe7 23. Nxg5 Qxg5 24. Rxd6 Rxd6 25. Qxa8 Qe7 26. Nc4 Rd5 27.
Qb8 Rg5 28. Rd1 Qf6 29. Rxd3 Qg6 30. e4 Rxg2+ 31. Kf1 Rg1+ 32. Ke2 Qxe4+ 33.
Re3 Qc2+ 34. Nd2 Qd1+ 35. Kd3 Rg5 36. Rg3 Rxg3+ 37. Qxg3+ Kf8 38. Qd6+ Ke8 39.
Qxc5 Qh1 40. Qb5+ Kf8 41. h4 e5 42. Qxe5 Qxh4 43. Qd6+ Ke8 44. Qb8+ Ke7 45.
Qxa7+ Kf8 46. Qb8+ Ke7 47. Qe5+ Kf8 48. Ne4 Qh3+ 49. Kc2 Qh7 50. Kb2 1-0

January 23, 2018

King-Horobetz City Championship March 18, 2017, round 3
E41: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 c5 5. Bd3 Nc6 6. Nf3 d6 7. O-O Bxc3 8.
bxc3 O-O 9. e4 e5 10. d5 Ne7 11. Nh4 h6 12. Bc2 Re8 13. f3 Nd7 14. g3 Nf8
15. Bd2 Bd7 16. a4 a5 17. Nf5 Nxf5 18. exf5 Qf6 19. Qb1 Nh7 20. Ra2 Qe7 21.
Rb2 Bc8 22. Kg2 Nf6 23. Re1 Qc7 24. Bc1 Rb8 25. Bd2 Ra8 26. Qd1 b6 27. Bd3
Rb8 28. Qc2 Bd7 29. h3 Bc8 30. Rbb1 Ba6 31. g4 Kf8 32. Kf2 Qe7 33. Re3 Nd7
34. Kg2 f6 35. Kf2 Kf7 36. Rg1 Rh8 37. h4 Rbf8 38. Ke1 Ke8 39. Kd1 Kd8 40.
Kc1 Kc7 41. Kb2 Kb8 42. Ka3 Bc8 43. Be1 Ka8 44. Qb1 Ba6 45. Bf2 Re8 46. Re2
Ref8 47. Kb3 Bc8 48. Be4 Ba6 49. Qd3 Qd8 50. Ka3 Qe7 51. Rb2 Ka7 52. Re1 Qd8
53. Reb1 Qe7 54. Qf1 Rb8 55. Re1 Rbf8 56. Qd3 Qd8 57. Be3 Qe7 58. Rh1 Qd8
59. Rbh2 Qe7 60. Kb3 Bc8 61. Rh3 Ka8 62. Qb1 Qd8 63. R1h2 Qe7 64. Qh1 Nb8
65. Qb1 Nd7 66. Ka3 Ba6 67. Qf1 Bc8 68. Rb2 Ba6 69. Kb3 Bc8 70. Rbh2 Nb8 71.
Qd3 Nd7 72. Qd2 Nb8 73. Qg2 Bd7 74. Ka3 Bc8 75. Rh1 Ba6 76. Bd3 Bc8 77. R3h2
Ka7 78. Qc2 Nd7 79. Be4 Ba6 80. Kb3 Bc8 81. Qg2 Nb8 82. Qg3 Ka8 83. Rg1 Ka7
84. Qg2 Qd8 85. Qc2 Qe7 86. Rgh1 Qd8 87. Rg1 Qe7 88. g5 hxg5 89. hxg5 Rxh2
90. Qxh2 Bd7 91. Ka3 Qe8 92. gxf6 gxf6 93. Rg7 Rh8 94. Qg2 Ka8 95. Qb2 Qf8
96. Rg6 Be8 97. Qxb6 Bxg6 98. Qxa5+ Kb7 99. fxg6 f5 100. g7 Qxg7 101. Qb5+
Ka7 102. Bxf5 Qb7 103. Be4 Na6 104. Bg5 Nc7 105. Qxb7+ Kxb7 106. Be7 Ne8
107. a5 Ka6 108. Bg6 Kxa5 109. Bxe8 Rxe8 110. Bxd6 Kb6 111. Kb3 e4 112. fxe4
Rxe4 1/2-1/2

January 22, 2018

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

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