Game of the Day Part 25
This page was last updated on: 18 September, 2018
September 25, 2018

Chase Knowles(1637) - David Sichel(2036)   May Swiss  May 01, 2009
A10: English Opening: Unusual Replies for Black

1. c4 f5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Nf3 e6 4. g3 d5 5. cxd5 exd5 6. e3 c6 7. a3 Bd6 8.
Bg2 O-O 9. d3 Nbd7 10. b4 Ne5 11. Nxe5 Bxe5 12. d4 Bd6 13. Bb2 g5 14. b5 Qe7
15. O-O h5 16. Qc2 h4 17. Rfe1 Be6 18. bxc6 bxc6 19. Ne2 Bd7 20. Kh1 Rae8
21. gxh4 Ng4 22. Ng3 gxh4 23. h3 hxg3 24. hxg4 Qh4+ 25. Kg1 gxf2+ 0-1

September 24, 2018

Chase Knowles(1637) - David Sichel(2036)   May Swiss  May 01, 2009
A10: English Opening: Unusual Replies for Black

1. c4 f5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Nf3 e6 4. g3 d5 5. cxd5 exd5 6. e3 c6 7. a3 Bd6 8.
Bg2 O-O 9. d3 Nbd7 10. b4 Ne5 11. Nxe5 Bxe5 12. d4 Bd6 13. Bb2 g5 14. b5 Qe7
15. O-O h5 16. Qc2 h4 17. Rfe1 Be6 18. bxc6 bxc6 19. Ne2 Bd7 20. Kh1 Rae8
21. gxh4 Ng4 22. Ng3 gxh4 23. h3 hxg3 24. hxg4 Qh4+ 25. Kg1 gxf2+ 0-1

September 23, 2018

John Maddox(1555) - David Sichel(2036)   Bluff City Open  April 25, 2009
B06: Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. Nf3 Bg7 3. d4 d6 4. Bc4 Nc6 5. O-O Nf6 6. d5 Nb8 7. Nc3 O-O 8.
Bd2 a6 9. a4 Nbd7 10. Be3 Ng4 11. Bd2 Nde5 12. Nxe5 Nxe5 13. Bb3 f5 14. f4
Nf7 15. Qf3 Nh6 16. Rae1 Bd7 17. e5 Kh8 18. e6 Be8 19. h3 c6 20. g4 Rc8 21.
g5 Ng8 22. Qf2 h5 23. Be3 c5 24. Bd2 b5 25. axb5 axb5 26. Be3 b4 27. Nd1 Bb5
28. c4 bxc3 29. bxc3 Bxf1 30. Qxf1 Qa5 31. Qd3 Qa3 32. c4 Rb8 33. Bc2 Qa6
34. Bd2 Bd4+ 35. Kg2 Rfc8 36. Ne3 Rb2 37. Nxf5 Rxc2 38. Qxc2 gxf5 39. Qxf5
Qxc4 40. Qf7 Qxd5+ 41. Kh2 Qf3 42. g6 Bg7 0-1

September 22, 2018

Gary Pylant(1852) - Alex Sytnytsky(1413)   May Swiss  May 08, 2009
C51: Evans gambit: 5...Be7

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 e5 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. b4 Bxb4 5. c3 Be7 6. O-O d6 7. d4 f5 8.
Bxg8 Rxg8 9. Qb3 Rf8 10. Nbd2 g5 11. dxe5 dxe5 12. Rd1 Bd7 13. Nc4 b5 14.
Ncxe5 Nxe5 15. Nxe5 Bd6 16. Nxd7 Qxd7 17. e5 f4 18. exd6 cxd6 19. Ba3 b4 20.
Bxb4 Rb8 21. Qd5 f3 22. Bxd6 fxg2 23. Bxb8 1-0

September 21, 2018

Graham Horobetz(1955) - Alex Sytnytsky(1413)    May Swiss  May 01, 2009
C60: Ruy Lopez: Unusual Black 3rd moves and 3...g6

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Qf6 4. O-O a6 5. Ba4 b5 6. Bb3 b4 7. c3 h6 8. d4
g5 9. dxe5 Nxe5 10. Nxe5 Qxe5 11. f4 Qc5+ 12. Kh1 f6 13. cxb4 Qxb4 14. Qd5
Bb7 15. Qf7+ Kd8 16. Nc3 Qe7 17. Be3 Qxf7 18. Bxf7 Ke7 19. Bb3 d6 20. e5 Bg7
21. exd6+ cxd6 22. fxg5 hxg5 23. Bxg5 Bxg2+ 24. Kxg2 fxg5 25. Rf7+ Kd8 26.
Rxg7 Nf6 27. Rd1 Ng4 1-0

September 20, 2018

John Maddox(1555) - Chase Knowles(1637)   Bluff City Open  April 25, 2009
B18: Classical Caro-Kann: 4...Bf5 sidelines

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Bd3 e6 6. Nf3 Bxe4 7. Bxe4 Nf6
8. Bd3 c5 9. c3 a6 10. O-O cxd4 11. Nxd4 Bc5 12. Be3 O-O 13. Nxe6 fxe6 14.
Bxc5 Re8 15. Qf3 Nc6 16. Rad1 Qc7 17. Qe2 Rad8 18. Rfe1 e5 19. Bc4+ Kh8 20.
b4 e4 21. h3 Ne5 22. Bb3 Nd3 23. Rf1 Nxc5 24. bxc5 Qxc5 25. Qc4 Qxc4 26.
Bxc4 Rc8 27. Rd4 b5 28. Bb3 Rxc3 29. Rfd1 Rec8 30. Re1 h6 31. Re2 Rc1+ 32.
Kh2 R8c7 33. Be6 R7c2 34. Rd8+ Kh7 35. Rdd2 Rxd2 36. Rxd2 Rc6 37. Bb3 h5 38.
Bc2 g6 39. Kg3 Re6 40. Kf4 Kh6 41. g4 hxg4 42. hxg4 g5+ 43. Kf5 Rc6 44. Re2
Ne8 45. Bxe4 Nd6+ 46. Ke5 Nxe4 47. Kxe4 Re6+ 48. Kd3 Rxe2 49. Kxe2 Kg6 50.
Kd3 Kf6 51. Kd4 b4 52. Kc4 Ke5 53. Kxb4 Kf4 54. Ka5 Kxg4 55. Kxa6 Kf3 56. a4
Kxf2 57. Kb5 g4 58. a5 g3 1/2-1/2

September 19, 2018

Price-Horobetz  Oran Quintrell Memorial  September 15, 2018 round 4
A37: Symmetrical English vs ...g6: 4 Bg2 Bg7 5 Nf3

1. c4 c5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. a3 d6 6. Rb1 a5 7. d3 e5 8. Nf3 Nge7
9. O-O O-O 10. Nd2 Be6 11. Nd5 Rb8 12. b3 Qd7 13. Nb6 Qd8 14. Nd5 b5 15. Bb2
Qd7 16. Bc3 b4 17. axb4 axb4 18. Bb2 Bh3 19. f4 Bxg2 20. Kxg2 Ra8 21. Nb6 Qb7
22. Nxa8 Nf5 23. Kf2 exf4 24. Bxg7 Ne3 25. Qc1 Kxg7 26. Rg1 Ng4+ 27. Ke1 Rxa8
28. Nf3 fxg3 29. Rxg3 Nge5 30. Qf4 Ra2 31. Qe4 Qe7 32. Nxe5 Qxe5 33. Qxe5+ dxe5
34. h3 f5 35. e3 Kf6 36. Rf3 Rh2 37. Ra1 Kg5 38. Ra6 e4 39. Rf2 Rxh3 40. Rg2+
Kh5 41. Rxc6 Rxe3+ 42. Kf2 Rxd3 43. Rxc5 Rf3+ 44. Ke2 Rxb3 45. Rb5 Rb2+ 46. Kf1
Rb1+ 47. Kf2 Kh4 48. Ke3 Rb3+ 49. Kd4 Rd3+ 50. Kc5 f4 51. Kxb4 f3 52. Rh2+ Kg3
53. Rxh7 f2 54. Rg5+ Kf3 55. Rxg6 Ke2 56. Rf6 Rf3 57. Rxf3 exf3 58. Re7+ Kd2
59. Rd7+ Kc2 60. c5 f1=Q 0-1

September 18, 2018

Joseph Hawkes(1788) - Charles Herbers(2005)    Bluff City Open  April 25, 2009
B00: KP: Nimzovich defense

1. e4 Nc6 2. d4 e5 3. d5 Nce7 4. Nf3 Ng6 5. c4 Bc5 6. Nc3 d6 7. a3 a6 8. b4
Ba7 9. Qd3 N8e7 10. g3 O-O 11. h4 f5 12. h5 Nh8 13. Bg5 h6 14. Bh4 fxe4 15.
Nxe4 Bg4 16. Be2 Qd7 17. Nfd2 Bxe2 18. Qxe2 Nf5 19. O-O-O Nd4 20. Qd3 Qg4
21. Rdf1 Nf3 22. Nf6+ Rxf6 23. Bxf6 Nxd2 24. Rh4 Qf3 25. Kxd2 Qxd3+ 26. Kxd3
gxf6 27. f4 Bd4 28. g4 Nf7 29. a4 c6 30. Ke4 Kg7 31. Kf5 Re8 32. Re1 Bf2 33.
Rhh1 Bxe1 34. Rxe1 cxd5 35. cxd5 Rc8 36. Re4 b5 37. axb5 axb5 38. Ke6 Rc4
39. Rxc4 bxc4 40. b5 c3 41. b6 c2 42. b7 Nd8+ 43. Kxd6 Nxb7+ 44. Kc7 c1=Q+
45. Kxb7 exf4 0-1

September 17, 2018

David Sichel(2046) - Graham Horobetz(1955)   May Swiss  May 08, 2009
B25: Closed Sicilian: 3 g3, lines without early Be3

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. Nge2 d6 6. d3 e6 7. Bd2 Nge7 8.
Qc1 Nd4 9. Nxd4 cxd4 10. Nd1 h6 11. O-O e5 12. c4 Be6 13. b4 a5 14. Qb2 axb4
15. Qxb4 Qc7 16. Nb2 O-O 17. a4 Ra7 18. Rfb1 f5 19. f4 fxe4 20. Bxe4 Nf5 21.
Nd1 Qf7 22. Qb6 Raa8 23. Qxb7 Qf6 24. Bd5 exf4 25. Bxf4 g5 26. Bd2 Rae8 27.
Nf2 Nxg3 28. Ng4 Ne2+ 29. Kh1 Qf5 30. Rf1 Qxg4 31. a5 Be5 32. Bxe6+ Qxe6 33.
a6 Qh3 34. Rxf8+ Rxf8 35. Qg2 Qxg2+ 36. Kxg2 Nf4+ 37. Bxf4 Bxf4 38. a7 Ra8
39. Ra6 Kf7 40. h3 Ke7 41. Kf3 Kd7 42. c5 dxc5 43. Rxh6 Kc7 44. h4 Be3 45.
Rh7+ Kb6 46. h5 Rxa7 47. Rxa7 Kxa7 48. Kg4 c4 49. h6 cxd3 50. h7 d2 51. h8=Q
d1=Q+ 52. Kf5 Qf3+ 53. Ke6 Qg4+ 54. Kd5 Qg2+ 55. Kc4 Qc6+ 56. Kd3 Ka6 57.
Qf8 Bf4 58. Qd8 Qf3+ 59. Kc4 Qc3+ 60. Kd5 Kb5 61. Qd7+ Kb4 62. Qb7+ Ka3 63.
Qa6+ Kb2 64. Qe2+ Qc2 65. Qe7 d3 66. Kd4 Qc3+ 67. Ke4 Qe1+ 0-1

September 16, 2018

Kenneth Howell - Satoru Inoue  City Championship  02/08/2002
D11: Slav Defence: 3 Nf3 sidelines and 3...Nf6 4 e3 Bg4

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 c6 3. Bg2 d5 4. b3 Bf5 5. Bb2 e6 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. O-O Bd6 8.
d4 b6 9. Na3 Qe7 10. Nc2 O-O 11. Ne3 Bg6 12. Ne5 Rac8 13. Nxg6 hxg6 14. Nc2
e5 15. dxe5 Bxe5 16. Bxe5 Nxe5 17. cxd5 cxd5 18. Ne3 Rcd8 19. Nxd5 Qe6 20.
e4 Neg4 21. Nxf6+ gxf6 22. Qe2 Kg7 23. Bh3 f5 24. Rae1 Qc8 25. exf5 gxf5 26.
Bxg4 fxg4 27. Rc1 Qf5 28. Rc4 Rfe8 29. Qxg4+ Qxg4 30. Rxg4+ Kf8 31. h4 Re2
32. a4 Rd5 33. Kg2 Rb2 34. b4 Ra2 35. b5 f5 36. Rf4 Kg7 37. Re1 Kf6 38. Re8
Kf7 39. Ra8 Rad2 40. Rxa7+ Kg6 41. Rc7 Rd6 42. Rfc4  1-0

September 15, 2018

Michael Sansom - Carlos Sims  Reserve  02/15/2002
B05: Alekhine's Defence: 4 Nf3 Bg4

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Be2 e6 6. O-O Nc6 7. exd6 Bxd6 8.
c4 Nf4 9. Bxf4 Bxf4 10. d5 exd5 11. cxd5 Qf6 12. dxc6 bxc6 13. Nc3 O-O 14.
Qd4 Qh6 15. g3 Bxf3 16. Bxf3 Bd6 17. Qa4 Rab8 18. Qxc6 Rxb2 19. Ne4 Rb6 20.
Qc3 Qh3 21. Nxd6 Rxd6 22. Bg2 Qd7 23. Rac1 Ra6 24. Rfd1 Qf5 25. Qxc7 Rxa2
26. Qc5 Qg4 27. Re1 h6 28. Ra1 Rc8 29. Qxc8+ Qxc8 30. Rxa2 Qc5 31. Rea1 g6
32. Rxa7 Qd4 33. Ra8+ Kg7 34. Rb1 h5 35. Rbb8 Qd1+ 36. Bf1 h4 37. Rg8+ Kf6
38. Rh8 g5 39. Rh6+ Kg7 40. Raa6 Qc1 41. Kg2 Qd1 42. Rad6 Qg4 43. Bd3 Qb4
44. Rh7+ Kf8 45. Rd7 Qc5 46. Rhxf7+ Ke8 47. Rfe7+ Kf8 48. Rf7+ Ke8 49. Rh7
Qc6+ 50. Kg1 hxg3 51. hxg3 Qc1+ 52. Kh2 Qc6 53. Rc7 Qxc7 54. Rxc7 g4 55. Rg7
Kf8 56. Rxg4 Kf7 57. Kh3 Kf6 58. Kh4 Kf7 59. Kg5 Kg7 60. Rf4 Kh8 61. Kg6 Kg8
62. Rf5  1-0
September 14, 2018

Bradley Denton - Kenneth Howell  City Championship  02/24/2002
E48: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 5 Bd3 d5 including 6 Ne2, but excluding 6 a3

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. c4 dxc4 5. Bxc4 Bb4+ 6. Nc3 Nf6 7. Ne2 O-O
8. O-O Nbd7 9. a3 Bd6 10. h3 Nb6 11. Bd3 Be6 12. Be3 Nbd5 13. Nxd5 Nxd5 14.
Nc3 Nxe3 15. fxe3 Bxh3 16. Bxh7+ Kxh7 17. Qh5+ Kg8 18. Qxh3 Qg5 19. Ne4 Qg6
20. Nxd6 cxd6 21. Rac1 Qe6 22. Rc7 Qxh3 23. gxh3 f6 24. Rxb7 Rf7 25. Rxf7
Kxf7 26. Rc1 Ke6 27. e4 Kd7 28. Kf2 Rb8 29. b4 a5 30. Rb1 d5 31. Kg3 axb4
32. axb4 dxe4 33. Kf4 f5 34. Kxf5 e3 35. Ke4 Rh8 36. Kxe3 Rxh3+ 37. Ke4 Rh4+
38. Kd5 Rh5+ 39. Kc4 Rh6 40. Rg1 Rc6+ 41. Kb5 g6 42. d5 Rf6 43. Kc5 Kc7 44.
b5 Rf2 45. b6+ Kd7 46. Rxg6 Rc2+ 47. Kb5 Rd2 48. Rc6 Rxd5+ 49. Rc5 Rd1 50.
Ka6 Kd6 51. Rc8 Kd7 52. b7 Ra1+ 53. Kb6 Rb1+ 54. Ka7 Ra1+ 55. Kb8 Rb1 56.
Rc7+ Kd8 57. Rc4 Rd1 58. Ra4 Rb1 59. Ka8 Kc7 60. Rc4+  1-0

September 13, 2018

Allan Bogle - Carlos Sims  Reserve  02/08/2002
A03: Bird's Opening with 1...d5

1. f4 d5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Bb5 a6 5. Bxc6+ bxc6 6. b3 c5 7. Bb2 g6 8.
O-O Bg7 9. d3 O-O 10. Nbd2 Bb7 11. h3 Qd6 12. Be5 Qb6 13. c4 e6 14. Qe1 Nd7
15. Bxg7 Kxg7 16. g4 Qd6 17. Qg3 Rae8 18. Rae1 e5 19. fxe5 Nxe5 20. Nxe5
Qxe5 21. Qxe5+ Rxe5 22. d4 cxd4 23. exd4 Rxe1 24. Rxe1 dxc4 25. bxc4 Kf6 26.
Ne4+ Bxe4 27. Rxe4 Rd8 28. Kf2 Rb8 29. a3 Rb2+ 30. Kf3 Rh2 31. Kg3 Rc2 32.
Rf4+ Ke7 33. c5 Rc3+ 34. Rf3 Rxf3+ 35. Kxf3 Ke6 36. Ke4 f5+ 37. gxf5+ gxf5+
38. Kf4 Kd5 39. Kxf5 Kxd4 40. Kf6 Kxc5 41. Kg7 Kb5 42. Kxh7 c5 43. h4 c4 44.
h5 c3 45. h6 c2 46. Kg7 c1=Q 47. h7 Qxa3 48. Kg8 Qc3  0-1

September 12, 2018

Gary Pylant - Allan Bogle  A Little More Time 04/26/2002
A40: Polish defense

1. d4 b5 2. e4 Bb7 3. Nd2 e6 4. Bxb5 c5 5. Ngf3 Qb6 6. Bd3 cxd4 7. O-O Nc6
8. Nc4 Qc7 9. a3 Be7 10. b4 a6 11. e5 d6 12. exd6 Bxd6 13. Re1 Nge7 14.
Nxd6+ Qxd6 15. Bb2 e5 16. b5 axb5 17. Bxb5 O-O 18. Qe2 Ng6 19. a4 Nf4 20.
Qd1 f6 21. Ba3 Qd5 22. Bxf8 Rxf8 23. c4 Qe6 24. c5 Qg4 25. Qb3+ Kh8 26. Bf1
Na5 27. Qa3 Nh3+ 28. Kh1 Nxf2+ 29. Kg1 Nh3+ 30. Kh1 Nf2+ 31. Kg1 Nh3+
1/2-1/2
September 11, 2018

Chase Knowles(1637) - Jerry Wheeler(2200)   Bluff City Open  April 25, 2009
A10: English Opening: Unusual Replies for Black

1. c4 b6 2. Nc3 e6 3. Nf3 Bb7 4. e3 Nf6 5. g3 d5 6. cxd5 Nxd5 7. Bg2 Be7 8.
O-O O-O 9. a3 c5 10. d4 Nd7 11. Nxd5 Bxd5 12. dxc5 Nxc5 13. Nd4 Rc8 14. b4
Bxg2 15. Kxg2 Ne4 16. Bb2 Bf6 17. Rc1 Qd5 18. Qf3 h6 19. Rfd1 Qa2 20. Qxe4
Qxb2 21. Rxc8 Rxc8 22. Qb7 Rd8 23. Qxa7 e5 24. Qxb6 exd4 25. Rxd4 Rxd4 26.
exd4 Bxd4 27. Qb8+ Kh7 28. Qf4 Bf6 29. a4 Qc2 30. g4 Qc6+ 31. f3 g5 32. Qe4+
Qxe4 33. fxe4 Bc3 34. b5 Ba5 35. Kf3 Kg7 36. e5 Kf8 37. Ke4 Ke7 38. Kd5 Kd7
39. Kc5 Kc7 40. Kd5 Kb6 41. e6 fxe6+ 42. Kxe6 Bb4 43. Kf7 Ka5 44. Kg6 Bf8
45. Kf7 Bd6 46. Kg6 Bxh2 47. Kxh6 Bf4 48. Kg6 Kb6 49. Kf5 Bd2 50. Kg6 Kc5
51. Kf5 1/2-1/2

September 10, 2018

David Sichel(2036) - Tony Maneclang(1628)    Bluff City Open  April 25, 2009
B24: Closed Sicilian: 3 g3 sidelines

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 d6 4. Bg2 e6 5. d3 Nf6 6. Bd2 d5 7. f4 dxe4 8.
dxe4 e5 9. fxe5 Nxe5 10. Bf4 Qxd1+ 11. Rxd1 Ng6 12. Nb5 Nxf4 13. Nc7+ Ke7
14. gxf4 Rb8 15. Ne2 g6 16. O-O Bg4 17. Rde1 Bxe2 18. Rxe2 Bh6 19. f5 Rhc8
20. Nb5 Nh5 21. Nc3 g5 22. Nd5+ Kf8 23. Re3 Nf4 24. Nxf4 gxf4 25. Rh3 Bg7
26. Rxf4 Bxb2 27. Rxh7 Be5 28. Rf3 Ke7 29. f6+ Bxf6 30. e5 Bxe5 31. Rfxf7+
Kd6 32. Rd7+ Ke6 33. Bd5+ Kf6 34. Rdf7+ Kg5 35. h4+ Kg4 36. Be6+ Kg3 37.
Bxc8 Rxc8 38. Re7 Bd4+ 39. Kf1 Rf8+ 40. Ref7 Rxf7+ 41. Rxf7 Kxh4 42. Ke2 Kg4
43. Kd3 Kg5 44. Re7 Kf4 45. Re4+ Kf5 46. Rxd4 cxd4 47. Kxd4 Ke6  1/2-1/2

September 09, 2018

Carlos Sims - Gary Pylant   A Little More Time II    May 31, 2002
E32: Nimzo-Indian: Classical (4 Qc2): 4...0-0

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. e4 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 d6 7. Bg5 e5 8.
Nf3 Nc6 9. Rd1 Qe7 10. d5 Nb8 11. Be2 Nbd7 12. O-O b6 13. Nh4 Nc5 14. f4 h6
15. fxe5 hxg5 16. exf6 gxf6 17. Nf5 Qxe4 18. Qxe4 Nxe4 19. Ne7+ Kg7 20. Bd3
Nxc3 21. Rde1 Na4 22. Re2 Nc5 23. Bc2 Bg4 24. Ref2 Rae8 25. Nf5+ Bxf5 26.
Rxf5 Ne4 27. Re1 Nd2 28. Rc1 Re5 0-1
September 08, 2018

Graham Horobetz(1968) - Chase Knowles(1630)   May Swiss  May 15, 2009
B13: Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Bd3 e6 5. Bf4 Bd6 6. Bxd6 Qxd6 7. Nf3 Qb4+
8. Nc3 Qxb2 9. Nb5 Qb4+ 10. c3 Qe7 11. Ne5 Nc6 12. Qf3 Nf6 13. g4 a6 14. g5
axb5 15. gxf6 gxf6 16. Ng4 f5 17. Ne3 b4 18. O-O bxc3 19. Bb5 Bd7 20. Bxc6
bxc6 21. Rfe1 Qg5+ 22. Kh1 Qf6 23. Qf4 Rg8 24. a4 c5 25. Nxd5 Bc6 26. Qd6
Bxd5+ 27. Qxd5 Rd8 28. Qc6+ Rd7 29. d5 Qd4 30. Rad1 Qg4 31. dxe6 Kf8 32.
exd7 Kg7 33. Rg1 f6 34. Rxg4+ fxg4 35. Qxc5 1-0

September 07, 2018

Oran Quintrell(1181) - Graham Horobetz(1969)  Pawn Power Open 6  May 30, 2009
A37: English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. Nc3 d6 6. O-O e5 7. d3 h6 8. a3
Nge7 9. e4 O-O 10. Be3 f5 11. Qd2 Kh7 12. Nd5 a5 13. Nxe7 Qxe7 14. exf5 gxf5
15. Qc2 a4 16. Rab1 Bd7 17. Ne1 f4 18. Bd2 Nd4 19. Qd1 f3 20. Nxf3 Bg4  0-1

September 06, 2018

Gary Pylant(1800) - Jeff Kovalic(1857)  Candidates 2008, January 05, 2008
B78: Sicilian: dragon, Yugoslav attack, 9...Bd7

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. h4 Rc8 11. Bb3 Ne5 12. O-O-O Nc4 13. Bxc4 Rxc4 14. h5
Nxh5 15. g4 Nf6 16. Nde2 Qa5 17. Bh6 Rfc8 18. Bxg7 Kxg7 19. Qh6+ Kh8 20. Rd5
Qd8 21. e5 dxe5 22. Rd2 Qf8 23. Qh2 Bc6 24. Qh3 Qg8 25. Rhd1 b5 26. g5 b4
27. gxf6 bxc3 28. Nxc3 exf6 29. Rd6 f5 30. Qg3 Qe8 31. Qg5 Rd4 32. Qf6+ Kg8
33. R6xd4 exd4 34. Qxd4 Bxf3 35. Rf1 Bg2 36. Rg1 Qc6 37. Qd2 Be4 38. Re1 h5
39. Qg5 Kg7 40. Rg1 Qf6 41. Qxh5 Rxc3 42. bxc3 Qxc3 43. Qd1 0-1

September 05, 2018

Alex Sytnytsky(1413) - Tony Maneclang(1628)   May Swiss  May 15, 2009
B23: Closed Sicilian: Lines without g3

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bd7 6. Bxc6 bxc6 7. b4 Qb6
8. Qxb6 axb6 9. Be3 b5 10. Nf3 Nf6 11. h3 g6 12. O-O Bg7 13. Bd4 O-O 14. e5
Ne8 15. a4 bxa4 16. Rxa4 Nc7 17. Rxa8 Rxa8 18. exd6 exd6 19. Bxg7 Kxg7 20.
Rd1 d5 21. Ne5 Be8 22. Kf1 f6 23. Nd3 Rb8 24. Re1 Kf7 25. Ra1 Ra8 26. Rxa8
Nxa8 27. Ke2 Nc7 28. Ke3 Ne6 29. Nf4 d4+ 30. Kf3 Nxf4 31. Kxf4 dxc3 32. Ke4
Ke6 33. Kd3 Kd5 34. Kxc3 c5 35. bxc5 Kxc5 36. Kd2 Bc6 37. g3 Kd4 38. c3+ Ke4
39. c4 Kd4 40. f4 Kxc4 41. Ke3 Kc3 42. g4 g5 43. fxg5 fxg5 44. Kf2 Kd3 45.
Kg3 Ke3 46. h4 h6 47. Kh2 Kf4 48. hxg5 hxg5 49. Kg1 Kxg4 50. Kh2 Kf3 0-1

September 04, 2018

Gary Pylant(1805) - Edgar Davison(1824)  Reserve/Amateur   February 15, 2008
A11: English Opening: 1...c6

1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 Bf5 4. c4 c6 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. O-O Nbd7 7. d4 e6 8.
Nc3 Be7 9. Nh4 Bg6 10. Nxg6 hxg6 11. e4 dxe4 12. Nxe4 Nd5 13. a3 Rc8 14. Be3
Qb6 15. Qd2 O-O 16. Rac1 Nxe3 17. fxe3 Nf6 18. Rxc8 1/2-1/2

September 03, 2018

Gary Pylant(1800) - Alex Sytnytsky(1376)  Reserve/Amateur  January 11, 2008
B12: Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 e5 3. dxe5 Qa5+ 4. Nc3 Qxe5 5. Nf3 Qd6 6. Bd3 Qg6 7. O-O Qh5
8. e5 d5 9. exd6 Bxd6 10. Re1+ Be7 11. Re5 g5 12. Bxg5 Bg4 13. Qe2 Bxf3 14.
Rxe7+ Kf8 15. Re8+ Kg7 16. gxf3 Qxg5+ 17. Kh1 Nf6 18. Re7 Kh6 19. Rg1 Qf4
20. Qe3 Qxe3 21. fxe3 Nbd7 22. Bf5 Rae8 23. Rxf7 Rxe3 24. Bxd7 Rxf3 25. Ne4
Rd8 26. Nxf6 Rxd7 27. Rxd7  1-0

September 02, 2018

Graham Horobetz(1969) - Alex Sytnytsky(1408)   Free Night!  May 29, 2009
C34: King's Gambit Accepted: 3 Nf3: 3...Nf6 and 3...d6

1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Nf3 Bc5 4. d4 Bb6 5. Bxf4 Nc6 6. Bc4 d6 7. O-O Bg4 8.
c3 Qf6 9. Qd2 h6 10. Bg3 Be6 11. Nh4 Qg5 12. Qxg5 hxg5 13. Bxe6 fxe6 14. Ng6 1-0

September 01, 2018

Jonathan Beatty(1546) - Gary Pylant(1800)   Candidates 2008, January 05, 2008
B21: 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

August 31, 2018

Gary Pylant(1851) - Graham Horobetz(1968)   May Swiss  May 22, 2009
B35: Sicilian: Accelerated Dragon with 5 Nc3: main line

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Bc4 O-O
8. Bb3 a5 9. O-O d6 10. Ndb5 Ng4 11. Bg5 h6 12. Bh4 g5 13. Bg3 Bd7 14. h3
Nf6 15. a4 Nb4 16. e5 dxe5 17. Bxe5 Bc6 18. Qxd8 Rfxd8 19. Rad1 Ne4 20. Bxg7
Kxg7 21. Nd4 Nd6 22. Rfe1 Re8 23. Re5 b6 24. f3 Rad8 25. Kf2 Bb7 26. Rde1
Rd7 27. Nf5+ Nxf5 28. Rxf5 e6 29. Rfe5 Red8 30. Kg3 Rd2 31. R5e2 Ba6 32.
Rxd2 Rxd2 33. Rc1 Bb7 34. Ne4 Bxe4 35. fxe4 Nc6 36. Bc4 Nd4 37. Bd3 Rxd3+ 0-1

August 30, 2018

Nathan Vogt(1824) - Randall Senn(1900)   John Hurt Memorial 6  June 27, 2009 round 03
C44: Scotch gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Bc4 d6 5. Nxd4 Nxd4 6. Qxd4 Nf6 7. O-O Be7
8. Nc3 O-O 9. Nd5 Nxd5 10. Bxd5 Bf6 11. Qb4 Rb8 12. c3 b6 13. Qc4 a5 14. Bf4
Bb7 15. Bxb7 Rxb7 16. Rfd1 Qe8 17. Qe2 Qe6 18. Rd5 Rbb8 19. Rad1 Rfe8 20. f3
h6 21. c4 g5 22. Bg3 Re7 23. Qd3 Bxb2 24. Rb1 Bg7 25. Rxa5 Qc8 26. Ra3 Ra8
27. Rxa8 Qxa8 28. Qb3 Qa5 29. Bf2 Qe5 30. Rd1 Qe6 31. Qb5 Qd7 32. Qxd7 Rxd7
33. Rd3 Be5  1-0

August 29, 2018

Carlos Sims(1987) - Graham Horobetz(1541)  Candidates 2008, January 05, 2008
D00: Queen's pawn: stonewall attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 d5 3. Bd3 g6 4. Nd2 Bg7 5. f4 Bg4 6. Ngf3 e6 7. O-O Nbd7 8.
Qe1 Bxf3 9. Rxf3 c6 10. c3 h5 11. e4 Nb6 12. exd5 cxd5 13. f5 gxf5 14. Bxf5
Qe7 15. Bd3 O-O-O 16. a4 Rdg8 17. a5 Na8 18. a6 b6 19. b3 Qd7 20. Nf1 Ne8
21. Bf4 Qe7 22. Ne3 Bf8 23. c4 Nec7 24. cxd5 Nxd5 25. Rc1+ Kd8 26. Nxd5 exd5
27. Qc3 Qd7 28. Bf5 1-0

August 28, 2018

Edgar Davison(1826) - Ron Harvey(1898)    City Championship January 31, 2008
D00: Queen Pawn Game

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 d5 3. Bd3 c5 4. c3 b6 5. Nd2 Bb7 6. f4 g6 7. Ngf3 Bg7 8. O-O
Nbd7 9. Ne5 Nxe5 10. fxe5 Ne4 11. Nxe4 dxe4 12. Bb5+ Kf8 13. Qb3 Bd5 14. c4
Bb7 15. e6 Bf6 16. dxc5 bxc5 17. exf7 Kxf7 18. Rd1 Qc8 19. Bd2 Rd8 20. Be1
Bc6 21. Rxd8 Qxd8 22. Bxc6 Rb8 23. Qd1 Qxd1 24. Rxd1 Rxb2 25. Rd2 Rb1 26.
Kf2 Bc3 27. Re2 Be5 28. Bxe4 Rc1 29. Rc2 Rb1 30. g3 h5 31. Ba5 g5 32. Kg2
Kf6 33. Rf2+ 1-0

August 27, 2018

Mike Salzgeber(1284) - Gary Pylant(1853)  G/30 Dual Rated Special  July 10, 2009 round 01
C00: French: Unusual White 2nd moves

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nf3 dxe4 4. Ng5 exd3 5. Bxd3 Nf6 6. Qf3 Bd6 7. Nc3 h6
8. Nge4 Nxe4 9. Bxe4 c6 10. Be3 Qc7 11. g3 Nd7 12. Bd4 e5 13. Be3 Nf6 14. h3
Be6 15. g4 Bb4 16. Bd2 Bxc3 17. Bxc3 Nxe4 18. Qxe4 Bd5 19. Qe3 Bxh1 20. Bxe5
Qe7 21. O-O-O Bd5 22. Re1 O-O 23. Bxg7 Qxe3+ 0-1

August 26, 2018

Graham Horobetz(1965) - Kyle Salzgeber(1328)  G/30 Dual Rated Special  July 10, 2009 round 01
B23: Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 d6 5. Bc4 Bg7 6. f5 Nf6 7. fxg6 hxg6 8.
d3 O-O 9. h3 Rb8 10. O-O Nh5 11. Qe1 Nd4 12. Nxd4 Bxd4+ 13. Be3 Be5 14. Bh6
Ng7 15. Qh4 e6 16. Bg5 Qa5 17. Bf6 Bxf6 18. Qxf6 b5 19. Bb3 Qb6 20. Kh1 Nh5
21. Qf3 a5 22. g4 Ng7 23. g5 b4 24. Ne2 Qd8 25. Rf2 Bb7 26. Kh2 Qc7 27. Qg3
Rbc8 28. Raf1 d5 29. Qxc7 Rxc7 30. exd5 Bxd5 31. Bxd5 exd5 32. Nf4 Rd7 33.
Nxg6 Rdd8 34. Nxf8 Rxf8 35. Rf6 Ne8 36. Ra6 c4 37. Rxa5 c3 38. bxc3 bxc3 39.
Rxd5 Nc7 40. Rc5 Ne6 41. Rxc3 Ra8 42. Rc4 Nd8 43. Rb1 Ne6 44. Kg3 Nxg5 45.
h4 Nh7 1-0

August 25, 2018

Graham Horobetz(1975) - Sam O'Bar(1789)   Ivory Pawn Open  July 18, 2009  round 3
B04: Alekhine Defence: 4 Nf3 

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. c4 Nb6 4. d4 d6 5. exd6 cxd6 6. Nc3 Nc6 7. Be3 g6 8.
Rc1 Bg7 9. b3 O-O 10. Nf3 Bg4 11. Be2 d5 12. O-O e6 13. c5 Nc8 14. a3 b6 15.
Na4 Bxf3 16. Bxf3 b5 17. Nc3 a6 18. b4 N8e7 19. a4 Nf5 20. axb5 Ncxd4 21.
Bxd4 Nxd4 22. b6 Qh4 23. Na2 Nc6 24. g3 Qd4 25. Qa4 Ne5 26. Bg2 Nd3 27. Rc2
Nb2 28. Qb3 Nc4 29. Rfc1 Bh6 30. Rxc4 dxc4 31. Qxc4 Qb2 32. Rc2 Qb1+ 33. Nc1
Rad8 34. f4 Bg7 35. h4 Rd4 36. Qe2 Rxb4 37. Kh2 Bd4 38. b7 Rb2 39. Rxb2 Bxb2
40. Nd3 Ba3 41. Qe3 Qb5 42. Qd4 Rb8 43. c6 Qa5 44. Qa7 Qd8 45. Ne5 Bd6 46.
Nd7 a5 47. Qd4 Bc7 48. Qc3 a4 49. Nf6+ Kg7 50. Nh5+ Kf8 51. Nf6 h6 52. Nd7+
Kg8 53. Bf1 Bd6 54. Qd4 Qc7 55. Qxa4 g5 56. hxg5 hxg5 57. Bg2 gxf4 58. Kh1
fxg3 59. Qg4+ Kh8 60. Qh4+ Kg7 61. Qf6+ Kg8 62. Be4 Bf4 63. Qh4 f5 64. Bf3
e5 65. Bd5+ 1-0

August 24, 2018

Gary Pylant(1853) - Kyle Salzgeber(1328)  G/30 Dual Rated Special  July 10, 2009 round 02
D12: Slav Defence: 3 Nf3 Nf6 4 e3 Bf5

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 Bf5 5. Nc3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 Bxd3 7. Qxd3 e6 8.
O-O Bd6 9. Re1 O-O 10. e4 Ng4 11. e5 Be7 12. h3 Nh6 13. Bxh6 gxh6 14. Rad1
Nb6 15. cxd5 cxd5 16. Nd2 Rc8 17. Qe3 Bg5 18. f4 Bh4 19. g3 Be7 20. Kh2 Qc7
21. Qf3 Bb4 22. Rc1 Bxc3 23. Rxc3 Qd7 24. Rec1 Rxc3 25. Rxc3 Na4 26. Rc2 Rc8
27. Qb3 Rxc2 28. Qxc2 Qb5 29. Nb3 Nb6 30. Nc5 Nc4 31. a4 Qxb2 32. Qxb2 Nxb2
33. Nxb7 Nxa4 34. Na5 Nc3 35. Kg2 Nb5 36. Nc6 a6 37. Kf2 Kf8 38. Ke3 Ke8 39.
Kd3 Nc7 40. Kc3 Kd7 41. Na5 Nb5+ 42. Kd3 Kc7 43. Nb3 Kd7 44. Nc5+ Ke7 45.
Nxa6 f6 46. exf6+ Kxf6 1/2-1/2

August 23, 2018

Graham Horobetz(1965) - Tony Maneclang(1622) Free Night!  July 17, 2009 
B23: Closed Sicilian: Lines without g3

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. f4 e6 4. Bc4 Nf6 5. Nf3 d5 6. Bb3 d4 7. e5 dxc3 8.
exf6 cxd2+ 9. Bxd2 Qxf6 10. Bc3 Qxf4 11. O-O Qg4 12. Qd3 Be7 13. Ne5 Qh5 14.
Nxf7 O-O 15. Ne5 Rd8 16. Qg3 Qg5 17. Qh3 Bf6 18. Bxe6+ Bxe6 19. Qxe6+ 1-0

August 22, 2018

Mike Salzgeber(1401) - Graham Horobetz(1985)   Last of July Swiss  July 31, 2009  round 3
B23: Closed Sicilian: Lines without g3

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. f4 Nc6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bd3 e6 6. O-O Nge7 7. Qe1 d5 8.
e5 a6 9. Qf2 b6 10. a3 Bb7 11. Be2 Nf5 12. Bd3 Nfd4 13. Nxd4 Nxd4 14. Ne2
Nxe2+ 15. Bxe2 O-O 16. Bf3 f6 17. c3 fxe5 18. Re1 Rxf4 19. d4 Rf5 20. Qg3 e4
21. Bg4 cxd4 22. Bxf5 exf5 23. Bf4 d3 24. Bd2 d4 25. cxd4 Bxd4+ 26. Be3 Bxb2
27. Rab1 Bd4 28. Bxd4 Qxd4+ 29. Kh1 d2 30. Red1 e3 31. Rb4 e2 32. Qb3+ Qd5
0-1

August 21, 2018

Graham Horobetz(1985) - Tony Maneclang(1719)  Last of July Swiss  July 31, 2009  round 2
B23: Sicilian: Grand Prix attack, Schofman variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bc4 e6 6. f5 Nge7 7. fxe6 dxe6 8.
O-O O-O 9. d3 a6 10. a4 Ne5 11. Nxe5 Bxe5 12. Bg5 Qc7 13. h3 Nc6 14. Bh6 Bg7
15. Bxg7 Kxg7 16. Qf3 Qe5 17. a5 Nd4 18. Qf2 Bd7 19. Na4 Bxa4 20. Rxa4 f5
21. c3 Nc6 22. Qf4 fxe4 23. Qxe5+ Nxe5 24. Rxf8 Rxf8 25. dxe4 Kf6 26. Bf1
Rd8 27. b4 c4 28. b5 axb5 29. Rb4 Rd7 30. Rxb5 Rc7 31. Kf2 h5 32. Be2 h4 33.
Ke3 g5 34. Bg4 Nxg4+ 35. hxg4 e5 36. Kd2 Rd7+ 37. Kc2 Ke6 38. Rc5 Rd3 39.
Rxc4 Rg3 40. Rc7 Rxg2+ 41. Kb3 Rxg4 42. Rxb7 h3 43. Rh7 Rh4 44. Rxh4 gxh4
45. a6 h2 46. a7 h1=Q 47. a8=Q Qb1+ 48. Kc4 Qf1+ 49. Kc5 Qf2+ 50. Kc6 Qf7
51. Qa2+ Kf6 52. Qf2+ Kg7 53. Qxh4 Qe8+ 54. Kd5 Qb5+ 55. Ke6 Qc4+ 56. Kf5
Qxc3 57. Qe7+ Kg8 58. Qe6+ Kg7 59. Qxe5+ Qxe5+ 60. Kxe5 Kf7 61. Kd6 Ke8 62.
e5 Kd8 63. e6 Ke8 64. e7 1-0

August 20, 2018

Tony Maneclang(1670) - Graham Horobetz(1970)  Hot Summer Swiss  August 07, 2009  round 1
D85: Exchange Grünfeld: Unusual White 7th moves and lines with 7 Nf3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nb6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. Nf3 O-O 8.
Be2 Bg4 9. e5 Nc6 10. O-O f5 11. Qb3+ Kh8 12. Rad1 f4 13. Bc1 Bxf3 14. Bxf3
Nxd4 15. Rxd4 Qxd4 16. Qe6 Qxe5 17. Re1 Qxe6 18. Rxe6 c6 19. Rxe7 Rae8 20.
Rxe8 Rxe8 21. Kf1 Nc4 22. Be2 Bxc3 23. bxc3 f3 24. Bxf3 h5 25. h4 Rd8 26.
Be2 Nd2+ 27. Ke1 Ne4 28. c4 Kh7 29. g3 Nc3 30. Be3 Nxa2 31. Bxa7 Nc3 32. Bf3
b5 33. cxb5 cxb5 34. Bc5 Na4 35. Be3 b4 36. Bd1 Nb2 37. Bc2 Rc8 38. Be4 b3
39. Ke2 Re8 40. f3 Nc4 41. Bf4 Rxe4+ 0-1

August 19, 2018

Graham Horobetz(1965) - Gary Pylant(1853) G/30 Dual Rated Special  July 10, 2009 round 03
C00: French: King's Indian attack

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. g3 Nc6 5. Bg2 b6 6. Ne2 Bb7 7. O-O Qd7 8. c3
Be7 9. f4 Nf6 10. h3 O-O-O 11. a4 dxe4 12. dxe4 Qd3 13. e5 Nd5 14. Ne4 Ba6
15. Qxd3 Bxd3 16. Kf2 h5 17. Rd1 c4 18. b4 f5 19. exf6 Bxf6 20. Nxf6 gxf6
21. Bxd5 exd5 22. Nd4 Nxd4 23. cxd4 Rde8 24. Be3 Re4 25. Rac1 Kd7 26. Re1
Rc8 27. Rc3 Rce8 28. Rcc1 f5 29. Ra1 a6 30. a5 b5 31. Bd2 Re2+ 32. Kf3 Rxd2
33. Rxe8 Kxe8 34. g4 Be4+ 35. Kg3 Rg2+ 36. Kh4 hxg4 37. hxg4 Rxg4+ 0-1

August 18, 2018

Alex Sytnytsky(1438) - Oscar Carrillo(1480)    Hot Summer Swiss  August 21, 2009  round 3
C00: French: Unusual White 2nd moves

1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. e5 c5 4. Bb5+ Bd7 5. Qe2 Bxb5 6. Qxb5+ Qd7 7. Qxd7+
Nxd7 8. b3 g6 9. c4 d4 10. d3 Ne7 11. Na3 Nc6 12. Bf4 Bg7 13. Nb5 O-O 14.
Nd6 b6 15. h4 Ndxe5 16. Nxe5 Bxe5 17. Bxe5 Nxe5 18. Kd2 Rad8 19. Ne4 Kg7 20.
h5 Nd7 21. f4 h6 22. g4 Nf6 23. Nf2 Rh8 24. Rae1 Rde8 25. Kc2 Rhg8 26. hxg6
fxg6 27. Kb2 Rgf8 28. Ka3 Nd7 29. Re4 g5 30. Rhe1 Rxf4 31. Rxf4 gxf4 32. Nh3
e5 33. Nxf4 Nf6 34. Nh5+ Nxh5 35. gxh5 Re7 36. Rg1+ Kh7 37. Re1 Re6 38. Ka4
Kg7 39. Kb5 Kf6 40. Rg1 e4 41. b4 cxb4 42. c5 Re5 43. Rg6+ Kf5 44. dxe4+
Kxe4 45. Kxb4 bxc5+ 46. Kc4 Rxh5 47. Ra6 Rd5 48. Rxa7 Rd8 49. a4 d3 50. Re7+
Kf5 51. Re1 d2 52. Rd1 Ke4 53. Kxc5 Ke3 0-1

August 17, 2018

Graham Horobetz(2000) - Clint Child(1700)   Fall Classics September 18, 2009  round 2
B10: Caro-Kann: closed (Breyer) variation

1. e4 c6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 e5 4. Ngf3 Bg4 5. c3 Nd7 6. Qa4 Ngf6 7. exd5 Nb6 8.
Qc2 Qxd5 9. Be2 Bd6 10. Ne4 Nxe4 11. dxe4 Qe6 12. a4 a5 13. b3 O-O 14. Be3
Nd7 15. Ng5 Qg6 16. Bxg4 Nf6 17. Bf3 h6 18. Nh3 Ng4 19. Bxg4 Qxg4 20. f3 Qg6
21. O-O f5 22. exf5 1-0

August 16, 2018

Gary Pylant(1854) - Alex Sytnytsky(1359)    Hot Summer Swiss  August 28, 2009  round 4
A43: Schmid Benoni

1. e4 g6 2. d4 c5 3. d5 Bg7 4. Nf3 d6 5. h3 Qb6 6. Nc3 Nd7 7. Be2 Ne5 8. O-O
Bd7 9. a3 h6 10. Kh2 g5 11. Nxe5 Bxe5+ 12. g3 Nf6 13. Qd3 a6 14. f4 Bxc3 15.
Qxc3 O-O-O 16. Bd3 Bb5 17. Be3 Bxd3 18. cxd3 g4 19. h4 Qc7 20. Rac1 b6 21.
Bd4 Qb7 22. Bxf6 exf6 23. Qxf6 Qd7 24. b4 Qb5 25. Qc3 Rd7 26. Qxh8+ Kb7 27.
Qc3 1-0

August 15, 2018

Elartrice Ingram(986) - Oleksandr Sytnytsky(1363)   Fall Classics September 25, 2009  round 3
C45: Scotch Game

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Nxd4 5. Qxd4 Qf6 6. e5 Qb6 7. Qf4
Qb4+ 8. Qxb4 Bxb4+ 9. Bd2 Bc5 10. Nc3 Bd4 11. f4 c6 12. Be2 b5 13. Rb1 Bxc3
14. Bxc3 Ne7 15. Bd3 Nd5 16. Bd2 g6 17. O-O a5 18. a3 b4 19. axb4 axb4 20.
Rf3 Ra4 21. Rbf1 Ba6 22. f5 Bxd3 23. cxd3 Ra2 24. fxg6 fxg6 25. Rf7 Rxb2 26.
Bg5 Re2 27. d4 b3 28. R7f2 Rxf2 29. Rxf2 Rf8 30. Rb2 Nf4 31. Bf6 Ne6 32.
Rxb3 Nxd4 33. Rb7 g5 34. Kf2 Ne6 35. Ke3 h6 36. Kf3 h5 37. Ra7 g4+ 38. Ke3
Rg8 39. Ke4 Nc5+ 40. Ke3 Nb3 41. Kf2 Nc5 42. Ke3 Kf7 43. Kd4 Ne6+ 44. Ke3
Nf8 45. Ke4 Ke6 46. Ra8 Kf7 47. Ra7 Ne6 48. Kf5 Nc5 49. Kf4 Rg6 50. Ra8 Rg8
51. Ra7 Rb8 52. Kg5 Ne4+ 53. Kf5 Nxf6 54. exf6 Rd8 0-1

August 14, 2018

Darren Sam(1587) - Tony Maneclang(1723)     Hot Summer Swiss  August 28, 2009  round 4
B54: Sicilian: 2...d6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4, Unusual Lines

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bc4 e6 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. d4 cxd4 6. Nxd4 Bd7 7. Ndb5 Ne5
8. Bb3 Bxb5 9. Nxb5 a6 10. Nd4 Nf6 11. Bf4 Be7 12. h4 Qd7 13. c4 O-O 14. Nf3
Nc6 15. Ng5 e5 16. Be3 h6 17. Bc2 Ng4 18. Nf3 Nxe3 19. fxe3 Qg4 20. Qe2 Nb4
21. O-O-O Nxa2+ 22. Kb1 Nb4 23. Nd4 Qxe2 24. Nxe2 Rac8 25. Bb3 g6 26. Nc3
Kg7 27. Nd5 Nxd5 28. Rxd5 f5 29. h5 g5 30. exf5 Rxf5 31. Rc1 b6 32. Rd2 Rcf8
33. Bc2 Rf2 34. Rcd1 Rxd2 35. Rxd2 Rf1+ 36. Bd1 Re1 37. Rd3 e4 38. Rd5 Rxe3
39. Bb3 Rxb3 40. Kc2 Rg3 41. Rd2 Rg4 42. Re2 Kf6 43. Kc3 Ke5 44. b4 Rg3+ 45.
Kd2 Kd4 46. Kc2 b5 47. cxb5 axb5 48. Rf2 d5 49. Rf5 Bxb4 0-1

August 13, 2018

Alex Sytnytsky(1359) - Graham Horobetz(2000)   Fall Classics September 11, 2009  round 1
B20: Sicilian: Unusual White 2nd moves

1. e4 c5 2. Bc4 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nf6 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Qc3 Bg7 7. O-O O-O
8. Qe3 Qc7 9. h3 Nb4 10. Qc3 a5 11. Bxf7+ Rxf7 12. Qxc7 Nc6 13. Qf4 d6 14.
Ng5 Rf8 15. Qh4 Bd7 16. Nc3 h6 17. Nf3 g5 18. Bxg5 hxg5 19. Nxg5 Ne5 20. Nd5
Ng6 21. Nxf6+ Rxf6 22. Qh7+ Kf8 23. g3 Nh8 24. Qxh8+ Bxh8 25. Nh7+ Kf7 26.
Nxf6 Bxf6 27. Kh2 Rh8 28. h4 Bc6 29. c3 Bxe4 30. Rfe1 d5 31. Rad1 Be5 32.
Rxe4 dxe4 33. Kh3 Ke6 34. g4 Bf6 35. h5 Bg5 36. Rd4 Ke5 37. Rd7 Kf4 38. Rxb7
Kf3 39. Rb5 Bf4 40. Rf5 e5 41. c4 Kxf2 42. c5 e3 43. g5 e2 44. g6 e1=Q 0-1

August 12, 2018

Graham Horobetz(2006) - Oleksandr Sytnytsky(1359)   Pumpkin Swiss October 02, 2009  round 1
B07: Pirc Defence: Miscellaneous Systems

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nd7 3. Nf3 Ngf6 4. Nc3 c6 5. h3 b5 6. e5 b4 7. exf6 bxc3 8.
fxg7 Bxg7 9. bxc3 Qa5 10. Bd2 Nf6 11. Bd3 Nd5 12. O-O Qa3 13. Ng5 h6 14. Ne4
Bb7 15. Rb1 Nb6 16. Re1 d5 17. Nc5 Rb8 18. Qg4 Rg8 19. Nxb7 Rxb7 20. Rxb6
Rd7 21. Rb7 e6 22. Rxe6+ fxe6 23. Qxe6+ Qe7 1-0

August 11, 2018

Rajesh Rajendran(unr) - Elartrice Ingram(994)   Pumpkin Swiss October 09, 2009  round 3
B01: Scandinavian (center counter) defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 Qd8 5. g3 e6 6. Bg2 Nc6 7. Nf3 Bd7 8.
O-O Bd6 9. d5 Nxd5 10. Nxd5 exd5 11. Qxd5 Be6 12. Qh5 Qd7 13. Bg5 Ne7 14.
Rad1 O-O-O 15. Bf4 Qe8 16. Qa5 Bxf4 17. gxf4 Nc6 18. Qb5 Bd7 19. Ne5 f6 20.
Nxc6 Bxc6 21. Rxd8+ Qxd8 22. Bxc6 bxc6 23. Qxc6 Kb8 24. c4 Qd3 25. Re1 Rg8
26. c5 g5 27. Re8+ Rxe8 28. Qxe8+ Kb7 29. c6+ Kb6 30. fxg5 Qd1+ 31. Kg2 Qg4+
32. Kf1 Qd1+ 33. Qe1 Qd3+ 34. Kg1 Kxc6 35. Qe6+ Kb7 36. gxf6 Qb1+ 37. Kg2
Qg6+ 38. Kf3 Qd3+ 39. Kf4 Qd2+ 40. Kg3 Qd3+ 41. Kf4 Qd4+ 42. Qe4+ 1-0