Game of the Day Part 3
This page was last updated on: 17 May, 2013
May 17, 2013

Pylant-Horobetz Mid-South Warmup 2010
Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, Gurgenidze variation

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. Nf3 g6 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. c4 Nf6 6. Nc3 Nxd4 7. Qxd4 d6
8. Be2 Bg7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qd1 Be6 11. Be3 Qa5 12. Rc1 Rfc8 13. b3 a6 14. h3
b5 15. Nd5 Bxd5 16. exd5 Ne4 17. Bd4 Bxd4 18. Qxd4 Nc5 19. Rc2 b4 20. Qh4
Qd8 21. Rd1 e5 22. Qxd8+ Rxd8 23. f3 f5 24. Rcd2 a5 25. Rb1 Kf7 26. Bd3 Ke7
27. Bc2 Kd7 28. Re2 Kc7 29. Kf1 Kb6 30. Ke1 Nd7 31. a4 bxa3 32. Ra1 Kc5 33.
Rxa3 Nb6 34. Bd1 Rdc8 35. Rea2 Kb4 36. Kd2 Rc5 37. Ra4+ 1-0

May 16, 2013

Sims-Maneclang City Championship 2006
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

May 15, 2013

Murphy-Jones Southern Open 1969
Symmetrical English vs ...g6

1. g3 g6 2. Bg2 Bg7 3. d3 Nf6 4. Nf3 O-O 5. O-O c5 6. c4 Nc6 7. Nc3 Rb8 8. Rb1
Nh5 9. Bd2 a6 10. e4 b5 11. b3 d6 12. a4 bxc4 13. bxc4 Bd7 14. Nd5 e6 15. Nf4
Nxf4 16. Bxf4 e5 17. Bd2 Nb4 18. Ne1 Qc7 19. Bc3 Na2 20. Ba1 Qa5 21. Rb2 Rxb2
22. Bxb2 Qxa4 23. Qxa4 Bxa4 24. f4 exf4 25. Bxg7 Kxg7 26. gxf4 Nb4 27. Kf2 Re8
28. Ke3 Bc6 29. f5 a5 30. Kd2 a4 31. Nc2 Nxc2 32. Kxc2 Rb8 33. fxg6 hxg6 34.
Ra1 Kf8 35. Bh3 Ke7 36. Bg4 Kf6 37. Kc3 Ke5 38. Bd1 Rh8 39. Bxa4 Ra8 40. Kb3
Bxa4+ 41. Rxa4 Rxa4 42. Kxa4 Kd4 43. Kb5 Kxd3 44. e5 dxe5 45. Kxc5 e4 46. Kd6
e3 47. c5 e2 48. c6 e1=Q 49. c7 Qe8 50. Kc5 Qc8 0-1

May 14, 2013

Smith-Durett  Southern Open 1969
Danish gambit

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 Bb4 5. Bc4 Nf6 6. e5 Qe7 7. Nf3 O-O
8. O-O Bxc3 9. bxc3 Ng4 10. Bf4 Nc6 11. Qd5 d6 12. exd6 cxd6 13. Bxd6 Be6
14. Qc5 Qf6 15. Bxf8 Rxf8 16. Bxe6 fxe6 17. Rae1 Kh8 18. Rxe6 Qf4 19. Re4
Rf5 20. Re8+ Rf8 21. Rxf8+ Qxf8 22. Qxf8# 1-0

May 13, 2013

Little-Gilbert  Knob III Open 1976
Sicilian: Taimanov variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 Bc5 7. Be3 Qb6 8.
Na4 Qb4+ 9. c3 Qa5 10. Nxc6 bxc6 11. Bxc5 Rb8 12. Qd6 1-0

May 12, 2013

Thomas-Schwartz  Arkansas Open 1970
Danish gambit: Sorensen defense

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. c3 d5 4. exd5 Qxd5 5. Nf3 Qe6+ 6. Be2 dxc3 7. O-O Be7
8. Nxc3 Nf6 9. Ng5 Qd7 10. Qb3 O-O 11. Bc4 Qe8 12. Nb5 Na6 13. Re1 h6 14.
Qe3 hxg5 15. Qxe7 Qc6 16. b3 Bd7 17. Bxg5 Rae8 18. Qa3 Re4 19. Bxf6 Qxf6 20.
Rad1 Rfe8 21. Rxe4 Rxe4 22. Qc1 Bxb5 23. Bxb5 Qb6 24. Rd8+ Kh7 25. Bd3 f5
26. Bxe4 fxe4 27. Qe1 Qg6 28. Qe3 c5 29. Qh3+ Qh6 30. Qf5+ Qg6 31. Rh8+ 1-0

May 11, 2013

Duggan-McCarver  Memphis Candidates 2006
Petroff Defence

1. e4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Nf3 d6 4. g3 Bg4 5. Bg2 Bxf3 6. Qxf3 Nc6 7. O-O Nd4
8. Qd3 d5 9. Nb5 dxe4 10. Bxe4 Nxe4 11. Qxe4 Nxb5 12. Qxe5+ Be7 13. Qxb5+ c6
14. Qe5 O-O 15. d3 Bd6 16. Qe4 Re8 17. Qg4 Qf6 18. Bg5 Qg6 19. Rfe1 Rxe1+
20. Rxe1 h6 21. Qd7 Bb4 22. Re8+ Rxe8 23. Qxe8+ Kh7 24. Bf4 Qf6 25. Qe4+ g6
26. Qxb4 b6 27. Be3 h5 28. Bd4 Qe6 29. Qf8 f6 30. Bxf6 Qg8 31. Qe7+ Kh6 32.
Bg5# 1-0

May 10, 2013

Coleman-Vaux  Memphis Reserve 2010
Polish (Sokolsky) opening

1. b4 b5 2. Bb2 Nf6 3. e3 e6 4. a3 a6 5. Nf3 Be7 6. Be2 O-O 7. d4 Bb7 8. c4
bxc4 9. Bxc4 d5 10. Bd3 Nbd7 11. Nbd2 c6 12. O-O a5 13. b5 c5 14. a4 cxd4
15. Bxd4 Rc8 16. Nb3 Bb4 17. Rc1 Qe7 18. Ne5 Nxe5 19. Bxe5 Nd7 20. Bc7 e5
21. Bxa5 Rxc1 22. Qxc1 Rc8 23. Qb1 e4 24. Be2 Ne5 25. Bxb4 Qxb4 26. a5 Rc3
27. a6 Rxb3 28. axb7 Rxb1 29. b8=Q+ 1-0

May 09, 2013

Beatty-Sytnytsky  Candidates 2010
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

May 08, 2013

Burnette-Burris  Borneo Gambit Tourney 1968
Bird: From gambit, Lasker variation

1. f4 e5 2. fxe5 d6 3. exd6 Bxd6 4. Nf3 g5 5. d4 g4 6. Ng5 f5 7. e4 h6 8. e5
Be7 9. Nh3 gxh3 10. Qh5+ Kf8 11. Bc4 Rh7 12. Be3 hxg2 13. Rg1 Bh4+ 14. Ke2
Rg7 15. Nd2 f4 16. Nf3 Bg4 17. Rxg2 Bxh5 0-1

May 07, 2013

Bansal-Kernell  Mid-South Open  November 23, 2012, round 1
Nimzo Indian

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

May 06, 2013

Momic-Tsitseklis Tennessee Open 1964
Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Bc4 d6 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. Bb3 O-O 6. f3 Nbd7 
7. Nge2 c5 8. Be3 cxd4 9. Nxd4 Nc5 10. Qd2 Nxb3 11. axb3 a6 12. g4 h5 
13. gxh5 Nxh5 14. Nde2 Be6 15. Ng3 Kh7 16. Nxh5 gxh5 17. O-O-O Qa5 18. Kb1 Rac8 
19. Nd5 Qxd2 20. Rxd2 Rfe8 21. Rg1 Bh6 22. f4 f5 23. exf5 Bxf5 24. Bf2 Bg6 
25. Bh4 Bf8 26. Re1 Rc5 27. Nxe7 Bxe7 28. Rxe7+ Rxe7 29. Bxe7 Rc6 30. Kc1 Be4 
31. c3 d5 32. Rd4 Rb6 33. c4 Re6 34. Bg5 dxc4 35. bxc4 Kg6 36. Kd2 Kf5 37. h4 Rb6 
38. Kc3 Rc6 39. Rd8 Bf3 40. Rf8+ Kg6 41. f5+ Kg7 42. Rd8 Rc7 43. Kd4 Be2 44. b3 1-0

May 05, 2013

Lahde-Bennet  Donelson Club Match 1965
two knights defense: Fegatello attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. Ng5 d5 5. exd5 Nxd5 6. Nxf7 Kxf7 7. Qf3+
Ke6 8. Nc3 Nd4 9. Bxd5+ Kd6 10. Qf7 Nxc2+ 11. Kd1 Nxa1 12. Ne4# 1-0  

May 04, 2013

Goode-Garrett  Mid-South Amateur 1967
two knights defense: Lolli attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Bc4 Nc6 4. Ng5 d5 5. exd5 Nxd5 6. d4 exd4 7. O-O Be7
8. Nxf7 Kxf7 9. Qf3+ Bf6 10. Bxd5+ Be6 11. Bxe6+ Kxe6 12. Qb3+ Qd5 13. Re1+
Ne5 14. f4 Qxb3 15. axb3 Rhf8 16. fxe5 Bxe5 17. Ra5 Rf5 18. g4 Kd6 19. gxf5
Bxh2+ 20. Kxh2 1-0

May 03, 2013

Hurt-Gilley  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

May 02, 2013

Gilley-Williamson  Mid-South Open 1966
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 d6 4. Bg2 Nf6 5. d3 e5 6. Nge2 Bd7 7. O-O h6 8. h3
Ne7 9. Be3 Bc6 10. f4 Ng6 11. Qd2 exf4 12. Nxf4 Ne5 13. Qf2 Be7 14. Ncd5
Bxd5 15. Nxd5 Nxd5 16. exd5 O-O 17. Rae1 Bg5 18. Bxc5 dxc5 19. Rxe5 Bf6 20.
Re4 Bd4 21. Rxd4 cxd4 22. Qxd4 Qd6 1/2-1/2

May 01, 2013

Bates-Wright  Mid-South Open 1967
King's Indian: Sämisch, 5...O-O

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Bd3 e5 7. d5 Ne8 8. Be3
f5 9. Qd2 f4 10. Bf2 Nd7 11. Nge2 Nc5 12. Bc2 a5 13. O-O g5 14. a3 g4 15.
Kh1 Qg5 16. Rad1 b6 17. Bxc5 bxc5 18. Nb5 Rf6 19. g3 gxf3 20. gxf4 Qg2# 0-1

April 30, 2013

Wu-Kothapalle  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 13, 2013, round 5
Sicilian: Scheveningen (Paulsen), classical variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
Be3 Qc7 9. f4 b6 10. Bf3 Bb7 11. e5 dxe5 12. fxe5 Nfd7 13. Bxb7 Qxb7 14. Qg4
Bf8 15. Rxf7 Nxe5 16. Qxe6+ Be7 17. Rxg7 Ng6 18. Nf5 1-0

April 29, 2013

Kothapalle-Crockett G/90, April 26, 2013, round 1
King's Indian

1. d4 g6 2. c4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. h3 Nf6 5. Nc3 O-O 6. e4 c6 7. Be2 Qc7 8. O-O
Nbd7 9. Be3 e5 10. d5 a6 11. Rc1 c5 12. a3 Nb6 13. Qd2 Bd7 14. b3 Qc8 15. Kh2
Ne8 16. Bh6 f5 17. Rce1 f4 18. Bxg7 Kxg7 19. a4 Qd8 20. Na2 a5 21. Qd1 Qf6 22.
Nd2 h5 23. g3 Rh8 24. h4 g5 25. Nf3 g4 26. Ng5 f3 27. Bd3 Nc7 28. Qd2 Nc8 29.
Nc3 Ne7 30. Nb5 Bxb5 31. axb5 b6 32. Ra1 Ng6 33. Ra2 Rhf8 34. Qe3 Qe7 35. Rfa1
Rf6 36. b4 Qd8 37. bxa5 Rxa5 38. Rxa5 bxa5 39. Rxa5 Nxd5 40. Ra7+ Nde7 41. Qd2
Kg8 42. Qa2 Nf8 43. Ra8 Qd7 44. b6 Nc6 45. Qa4 Qb7 46. Qa6 Qxa6 47. Rxa6 Nb4
48. Ra8 Nxd3 49. b7 Nxf2 50. b8=Q Nd1 51. Qd8 Kg7 52. Qe7+ Kg6 53. Rxf8 Rxf8
54. Qxf8 f2 55. Qf7+ Kh6 56. Qf6# 1-0

April 28, 2013

Pallem-Thota, SuperNationals V, April 05, 2013, round 1
Two Knights

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. Nc3 d6 5. Ng5 Qe7 6. Nxf7 Ng4 7. O-O Qh4 8.
h3 Nd4 9. hxg4 Bxg4 10. Qe1 Nf3+ 11. gxf3 Bxf3 12. Ng5 Qh1# 0-1

April 27, 2013

Horobetz-O'Bar G/90, April 26, 2013, round 1
Sicilian: Accelerated Dragon

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. e5 Ng8 8.
Bf4 Bg7 9. Bc4 Qa5 10. Qf3 f6 11. e6 d5 12. O-O-O Bb7 13. Nxd5 cxd5 14. Bxd5
Bxd5 15. Rxd5 Qb4 16. Rd4 1-0

April 26, 2013

Sichel-Wu City Championship February 09, 2013, round 7
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 e6 5. d3 g6 6. Bd2 Bg7 7. Nge2 Nge7 8. Qc1
O-O 9. Bh6 Rb8 10. h4 f6 11. Bxg7 Kxg7 12. h5 Rh8 13. f4 Qg8 14. Qd2 b5 15. d4
cxd4 16. Nxd4 Nxd4 17. h6+ Kf7 18. Qxd4 Rb6 19. O-O-O Bb7 20. Qb4 Qb8 21. Rd2
Rd8 22. Rhd1 Ba8 23. a3 a5 24. Qb3 Kf8 25. Qxe6 d5 26. Qh3 d4 27. Rxd4 Rxd4 28.
Rxd4 b4 29. axb4 axb4 30. Na4 Rb5 31. Qd7 Kf7 32. Bh3 Kf8 33. Rd6 Rb7 34. Rxf6+
Kg8 35. Be6+ Kh8 36. Qd4 Nc6 37. Rf8# 1-0

April 25, 2013

Neyman-Sytnytsky  Mitchell Memorial 2012 December 21, 2012, round 3
QGD: Grau (Sahovic) defense

1. d4 d5 2. c4 Bf5 3. Nc3 dxc4 4. e3 Bd3 5. Bxd3 cxd3 6. Qxd3 c6 7. Nf3 e6
8. O-O Nf6 9. e4 h6 10. e5 Nd5 11. Nxd5 Qxd5 12. Rd1 Be7 13. Be3 g5 14. Nd2
Na6 15. a3 c5 16. Qb3 Qxb3 17. Nxb3 c4 18. Nd2 Rc8 19. Rac1 b5 20. Nb1 O-O
21. Bd2 b4 22. axb4 Bxb4 23. Bxb4 Nxb4 24. Nc3 Nd5 25. Nxd5 exd5 26. Ra1 Rc7
27. Ra5 Rb8 28. Rb1 c3 29. Ra2 Rc4 30. b3 Rxd4 31. Rc2 Rd3 32. Kf1 Rc8 33.
Ke2 Rd4 34. f3 Rb4 35. Kd3 d4 36. g3 Rc5 37. f4 a5 38. Rcc1 Kg7 39. Kc2 gxf4
40. gxf4 d3+ 41. Kxd3 Rxf4 42. Rxc3 Rxe5 43. Rg1+ Kh7 44. Rc8 Rf3+ 45. Kd4
Rg5 46. Rxg5 hxg5 47. Kc4 Rf4+ 48. Kb5 Rb4+ 49. Ka6 Rxb3 50. Kxa5 f6 51. Rc2
g4 52. Rg2 f5 53. Ka4 Rb8 54. h4 Kh6 55. Rf2 Rf8 56. Kb4 Kh5 57. Rh2 f4 58.
Kc3 Rd8 59. Rd2 Rxd2 60. Kxd2 Kxh4 0-1

April 24, 2013

Qunitrell-Sernel 49th Mid-South U1200 2009
Ruy Lopez: Berlin defense

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. d3 d5 5. O-O dxe4 6. dxe4 Nxe4 7. Qxd8+
Kxd8 8. Re1 Bf5 9. Bxc6 bxc6 10. Nxe5 Bc5 11. Be3 Bb4 12. c3 Bc5 13. Nxf7+
Ke7 14. Nxh8 Rxh8 15. Bxc5+ Kf6 16. Bd4+ Ke6 17. f3 Kd5 18. fxe4+ Bxe4 19.
Nd2 Bd3 20. Re5+ Kd6 21. Rae1 Rf8 22. Bc5+ Kd7 23. Bxf8 a6 24. Rd1 Kc8 25.
Nb3 Bc4 26. Re8+ Kb7 27. Nc5+ Kb6 28. b3 Bf7 29. Rb8+ Ka7 30. Rdd8 Be8 31.
Ra8+ Kb6 32. Rdb8+ Ka5 33. b4# 1-0

April 23, 2013

Horobetz-Pylant Pumpkin Swiss 2009
French: Winawer (Nimzovich) variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Bd3 dxe4 5. Bxe4 Nf6 6. Bd3 O-O 7. Nf3 b6 8.
O-O Bb7 9. a3 Bxc3 10. bxc3 Nbd7 11. Qe2 c5 12. Re1 Qc7 13. Bg5 Rfe8 14. Ne5
Rac8 15. Nxd7 Nxd7 16. Qh5 Nf8 17. Re3 f5 18. Rae1 g6 19. Qh4 c4 20. Be2 Bd5
21. Bf3 Qd7 22. g4 Qc6 23. Bxd5 Qxd5 24. Bf6 Rc7 25. Qg3 Rf7 26. g5 Qa5 27.
Qd6 Rd7 28. Qb4 Qd5 29. Re5 Qc6 30. a4 Rd5 31. Rxd5 Qxd5 32. Qb5 Qxb5 33.
axb5 Kf7 34. Ra1 Ra8 35. Ra4 Nd7 36. Rxc4 Nxf6 37. Rc7+ Kg8 38. gxf6 a5 39.
bxa6 Rxa6 40. Rc6 Kf7 41. c4 Ra1+ 42. Kg2 Rd1 43. c3 Rd3 44. Rxb6 Rxc3 45.
Rc6 h5 46. h4 Rd3 47. Rd6 Kxf6 48. d5 Rd4 49. Rxe6+ Kf7 50. Rc6 Rxh4 51. c5
Rd4 52. d6 Ke8 53. Rc7 Rd5 54. Kg3 g5 55. f4 Rd3+ 56. Kg2 Rd2+ 57. Kf3 g4+
58. Kg3 Rd5 59. Kh4 Rd1 60. Rg7 Rd5 61. Re7+ Kd8 62. Re5 Rd1 63. Rxf5 Rh1+
64. Kg3 Kd7 65. Rf7+ Kc6 66. Rc7+ Kd5 67. d7 Rh3+ 68. Kg2 1-0

April 22, 2013

Bogle-Ingram Memphis Reserve 2010
Bird's Opening

1. f4 d5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. e3 Bg4 4. Bb5 a6 5. Bxc6+ bxc6 6. b3 Nf6 7. Bb2 e6 8.
O-O Be7 9. d3 O-O 10. Nbd2 Qb8 11. Qe1 Qb6 12. Kh1 Qc5 13. Rc1 Qa5 14. a4
Qb6 15. Qg3 Bxf3 16. Qxf3 Rad8 17. Rfe1 Rd7 18. Qg3 Rfd8 19. Nf3 Qa7 20. Ne5
Rd6 21. Ba3 c5 22. b4 a5 23. bxc5 Ra6 24. d4 Ne4 25. Qf3 Bf6 26. Ng4 Qb7 27.
Nxf6+ Nxf6 28. Rb1 Qc6 29. Rb5 Ne4 30. Bb2 Raa8 31. Qe2 Qd7 32. Rb1 Qe7 33.
g3 Rdc8 34. Qe1 Qd8 35. Bc3 Nxc3 36. Qxc3 Rab8 37. Kg2 Rxb5 38. Rxb5 c6 39.
Rb6 Qc7 40. Qb3 h6 41. c4 dxc4 42. Qxc4 Rb8 43. Qb3 Rxb6 44. Qxb6 Qd7 45.
Qxa5 Qd5+ 46. Kg1 Qf3 47. Qd2 Qd5 48. a5 Qd8 49. Qa2 Qa8 50. a6 Kf8 51. a7
Ke8 52. Qa5 Kd7 53. Qb6 Kc8 54. Kf2 Qb7 55. Kf3 Qxb6 56. cxb6 Kb7 57. g4 g6
58. h4 f6 59. f5 exf5 60. gxf5 1-0

April 21, 2013

Beatty-Kovalic Candidates 2010
Sicilian: Smith-Morra gambit

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 a6 5. Bc4 e6 6. Be3 b5 7. Bb3 Bb7 8.
Qd2 b4 9. Na4 Bxe4 10. f3 Bc6 11. Ne2 Nf6 12. Bb6 Qc8 13. Rc1 Qb7 14. Qd4
Be7 15. Bc5 a5 16. Nb6 Bxc5 17. Qxc5 Ra6 18. Nc4 Qa7 19. Nd6+ Kf8 0-1

April 20, 2013

Nilsson-Sichel G/90 Special March 22, 2013
Petroff Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nc4 Nxe4 5. d4 d5 6. Ne3 Be6 7. Bd3 c6 8. Qf3
Ng5 9. Qe2 Be7 10. Nd2 O-O 11. f3 f5 12. c3 Qd7 13. h4 Nf7 14. f4 Bd6 15. g3 c5
16. Nf3 Nh6 17. Ng5 Nc6 18. Nc2 Rae8 19. O-O Bf7 20. Qf3 cxd4 21. cxd4 Ng4 22.
Nxh7 Nxd4 23. Nxd4 Bc5 24. Nxf8 Kxf8 25. Kg2 Bxd4 26. Bd2 Bh5 27. Kh1 Nf2+ 0-1

April 19, 2013

Satheesh-Cole G/90 Special March 22, 2013
Petroff Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 Nxe4 4. Qe2 d5 5. d3 Bd6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. dxe4 O-O 8.
Qd2 c6 9. h3 Re8 10. hxg4 Rxe4+ 11. Kd1 Rxg4 12. Qd3 h6 13. Qf5 Re4 14. Bd3 g6
15. Qh3 h5 16. Bxe4 dxe4 17. Nbd2 Qe7 18. g4 h4 19. Qxh4 Kg7 20. Qh8# 1-0

April 18, 2013

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

April 17, 2013

Kothapalle-Crockett G/90 Special March 22, 2013
Exchange Grünfeld: Classical Line

1. d4 d5 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Bc4 O-O 8.
Ne2 c6 9. Be3 b5 10. Bb3 Nd7 11. Qd2 Nf6 12. f3 Re8 13. Bh6 e5 14. Bxg7 Kxg7
15. O-O c5 16. d5 c4 17. Bc2 Qb6+ 18. Kh1 a6 19. h3 Rb8 20. f4 Qd6 21. fxe5
Qxe5 22. Qd4 Qxd4 23. Nxd4 Bb7 24. Rf2 Nh5 25. Raf1 Rf8 26. Kh2 Rbd8 27. Rxf7+
Rxf7 28. Ne6+ Kg8 29. Rxf7 Rb8 30. Rf2 Re8 31. g4 Ng7 32. Nxg7 Kxg7 33. Rd2 Kf6
34. Kg3 Ke5 35. Rf2 Re7 36. Rf8 Rd7 37. Re8+ Kd6 38. Re6+ Kc7 39. a4 Rd6 40.
Rxd6 Kxd6 41. axb5 axb5 42. Kf4 Bc8 43. Kg5 Ke5 44. Kh6 Kf6 45. Kxh7 g5 46. Kh6
Bd7 47. e5+ Kxe5 48. Kxg5 Kxd5 49. h4 Be6 50. h5 Bf7 51. h6 Bg8 52. h7 Bxh7 53.
Bxh7 Ke6 54. Kh6 b4 55. cxb4 c3 56. b5 Kd6 57. g5 Kc5 58. Bf5 Kxb5 59. g6 Kb4
60. g7 Kb3 61. g8=Q+ Kb2 62. Qb8+ Kc1 63. Qh2 Kd1 64. Bd3 c2 65. Qxc2+ Ke1 1-0

April 16, 2013

Nilsson-Puckett Mid-South Warmup 2012
Caro-Kann: Two Knights Variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. d4 Nf6 5. Nf3 c6 6. Ne5 Be6 7. Be3 g6 8.
Qd2 Bg7 9. O-O-O Nbd7 10. f4 O-O 11. Be2 Nb6 12. g4 Nfd5 13. Ne4 Qb4 14. c3
Qa5 15. a3 Nxe3 16. Qxe3 Nd5 17. Qf2 Bh6 18. g5 Bg7 19. h4 Bf5 20. Bd3 f6
21. Nc4 Qc7 22. gxf6 exf6 23. Rdf1 Rad8 24. h5 b5 25. Ncd2 Rfe8 26. hxg6
hxg6 27. Qh4 Kf7 28. Nc5 Bxd3 29. Nxd3 Rh8 30. Ne5+ fxe5 31. fxe5+ Kg8 32.
Qg4 Rxh1 33. Qe6+ Kh7 34. Rxh1+ Bh6 35. Qh3 Qg7 36. Kb1 Nf4 37. Qh4 Rf8 38.
Ne4 Nh5 39. Nc5 Qf7 40. e6 Qf5+ 41. Ka1 Bg5 42. Qh2 Bf4 43. Qg2 Qd5 44. e7
Qxg2 45. Rxh5+ gxh5 46. exf8=Q 1-0

April 15, 2013

Weaver-Davison Memphis Reserve 2013
English Opening

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 e5 3. Bg2 c6 4. b3 d5 5. Bb2 Bd6 6. e3 Bf5 7. d3 Qe7 8. Ne2
Nbd7 9. a4 Nc5 10. Nc1 dxc4 11. bxc4 h5 12. e4 Be6 13. h4 O-O-O 14. Nb3 Nxd3+
15. Qxd3 Bb4+ 16. Qc3 Bxc3+ 17. Bxc3 Bxc4 18. Na5 Ba6 19. Bh3+ Kb8 20. Nd2 Rd3
21. Rb1 Rxc3 22. Bf1 Bxf1 23. Rxb7+ Qxb7 24. Nxb7 Rc1# 0-1

April 14, 2013

Wu-Kovalic City Championship 2013
Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Qe2 d4 4. Nd1 e5 5. Nf3 Bd6 6. g3 Nf6 7. Bg2 b6 8. d3 c5
9. O-O Bg4 10. h3 Bh5 11. b3 a5 12. Nb2 b5 13. a4 b4 14. Nc4 Nc6 15. g4 Bg6 16.
Bd2 h5 17. Nh4 Nxe4 18. Nxg6 Nxd2 19. Nxh8 Nxf1 20. Rxf1 Kd7 21. Nxf7 Qe7 22.
Ncxd6 Rf8 23. Bxc6+ Kxc6 24. Nxe5+ Kxd6 25. Nc4+ Kd7 26. Qxe7+ Kxe7 27. Nxa5
Kd7 28. Re1 hxg4 29. hxg4 Kd6 30. Kg2 Kd5 31. Nc4 Rf4 32. Kg3 Rf6 33. Re5+ Kc6
34. g5 Rf7 35. f4 Rc7 36. f5 g6 37. Re6+ Kb7 38. Rxg6 Rf7 39. f6 Kc6 40. Ne5+
1-0

April 13, 2013

Gray-Williams  Magnolia Money Madness 1976
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. b3 d6 4. Bb2 e6 5. d4 cxd4 6. Nxd4 Nf6 7. Nc3 a6 8.
Be2 Be7 9. O-O O-O 10. Kh1 Qc7 11. f4 b5 12. Bf3 Bb7 13. e5 dxe5 14. Nxc6
Bxc6 15. Bxc6 Qxc6 16. fxe5 Nd7 17. Qe2 f6 18. exf6 Bxf6 19. Rf3 Rac8 20.
Rd1 Nc5 21. Ba3 Rfe8 22. Rdf1 Nd7 23. Ne4 Qxc2 24. Nxf6+ Nxf6 25. Qe5 Rcd8
26. Bb2 Rd5 27. Qg3 Qxb2 28. Rxf6 Qxf6 0-1

April 12, 2013

Sprague-Flickinger  Memphis Candidates 1976
QGD: semi-Slav

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c6 4. Nf3 Bd6 5. c5 Bc7 6. Bg5 f6 7. Bd2 Nd7 8. e4
Qe7 9. Bd3 dxe4 10. Nxe4 f5 11. Ng3 Ngf6 12. O-O O-O 13. Qe2 Nd5 14. Rae1
N7f6 15. Bg5 Qf7 16. Ne5 Bxe5 17. dxe5 Nd7 18. Nxf5 Nxc5 19. Nd6 Qc7 20. Bb1
b6 21. Nxc8 Raxc8 22. Qh5 g6 23. Qg4 Rce8 24. Bh6 Rf7 25. h4 Ne7 26. h5 Nf5
27. hxg6 hxg6 28. Qxg6+ Kh8 29. Bg5 1-0

April 11, 2013

Boldt-Newsom  Jackson Holiday Tornado 1975
Queen's Indian: 4.e3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. e3 Bb7 5. Nc3 Bb4 6. Bd2 O-O 7. a3 Be7 8.
Bd3 c5 9. O-O d5 10. b3 h6 11. Re1 Ne4 12. Ne5 Nxd2 13. Qxd2 g6 14. e4 dxc4
15. bxc4 Bg5 16. f4 Bxf4 17. Qxf4 Qxd4+ 18. Re3 Qxc3 19. Rf1 g5 20. Qf6 Qd4
21. Rf3 Nc6 22. Nxc6 Qxf6 23. Rxf6 Kg7 24. e5 Bxc6 25. Be4 Bxe4 26. Rxe4
Rad8 27. Rf1 Rd4 28. Rfe1 Rfd8 29. Rxd4 Rxd4 30. Rc1 Re4 31. Kf2 Rxe5 32.
Kf3 f5 33. a4 Kg6 34. h3 f4 35. h4 Re3+ 36. Kg4 Rg3# 0-1

April 10, 2013

Anderson-Barton  Tennessee Open 1987
Queen's Gambit Declined: Systems without Nc3

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. e3 e6 4. Nbd2 Bd6 5. c4 c6 6. c5 Bc7 7. b4 Nbd7 8. a4 a6
9. Bd3 e5 10. dxe5 Nxe5 11. Be2 O-O 12. Bb2 Nxf3+ 13. Nxf3 Qe7 14. a5 Ne4 15.
O-O f5 16. Bd4 f4 17. Qc2 fxe3 18. Bxe3 Bf5 19. Bd3 Kh8 20. Bd4 Bg4 21. Be2
Bxf3 22. Bxf3 Rxf3 23. gxf3 Qg5+ 24. Kh1 Qf4 25. Bxg7+ Kg8 26. Be5 Bxe5 27.
Rg1+ Kh8 28. Rg2 Bxa1 29. fxe4 Qxe4 30. Qc1 Qe5 31. f4 Qc3 32. Rc2 Qf3+ 33. Rg2
Bd4 34. h3 Rg8 35. Qd2 Qxg2+ 0-1

April 09, 2013

Nilsson-Sims  St. Patrick's Day Open March 17, 2013
Philidor Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Be7 6. Be2 O-O 7. O-O a6 8.
Re1 b5 9. Bf3 Ra7 10. Bf4 c5 11. Nf5 Bxf5 12. exf5 Re8 13. Qd3 Qd7 14. g4 h6
15. Kg2 Nc6 16. Nd5 Nxd5 17. Qxd5 Nb4 18. Qd2 Rd8 19. c3 Nc6 20. Rad1 Bf8 21.
h4 Re8 22. Rxe8 Qxe8 23. Bxd6 Ne5 24. Bxe5 Qxe5 25. Qd8 Re7 26. Rd5 Qe1 27.
Rxc5 Re8 28. Qd5 Bxc5 29. Qxc5 Rd8 30. g5 hxg5 31. hxg5 Qd2 32. Qe3 Qxe3 33.
fxe3 Rd2+ 34. Kg3 Rxb2 35. Bd5 Kf8 36. c4 b4 37. c5 a5 38. Kf4 a4 39. Ke5 b3 1/2-1/2

April 08, 2013

Sichel-Nilsson G/90 Special March 22, 2013
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. d4 Nc6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Be2 O-O-O 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Nbd2 e5
8. c4 Qd6 9. d5 Bxf3 10. Bxf3 Nd4 11. O-O Kb8 12. Bxd4 exd4 13. Nb3 Qb4 14.
Qxd4 c6 15. Rfd1 a5 16. Qc3 Qxc3 17. bxc3 a4 18. Na5 cxd5 19. Rab1 Nd7 20. cxd5
Ka7 21. Rd4 a3 22. Nc6+ 1-0

April 07, 2013

Pickard-Hawkes, Dyersburg Open  1977
English opening

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nf3 d5 6. cxd5 Nxd5 7. O-O Nxc3
8. bxc3 Nc6 9. Rb1 Be6 10. Rxb7 Bxa2 11. Qa4 Qd5 12. Nd4 Qc4 13. Qxc4 Bxc4
14. Nxc6 Bxe2 15. Re1 Ba6 16. Rxc7 Rac8 17. Nxe7+ 1-0

April 06, 2013

Lahde-Duke, Tennessee Open 1961
KGA: Schallop defense

1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 Bc5 5. d4 Be7 6. Bxf4 Bb4 7. Bg5 O-O
8. Be2 d6 9. O-O c6 10. Bxf6 Qxf6 11. e5 Qe6 12. Bd3 Qh6 13. exd6 Bg4 14.
Ne4 Nd7 15. c3 Ba5 16. Qc2 Bd8 17. Rae1 f5 18. Qb3+ Kh8 19. Qxb7 Nb6 20. Nc5
f4 21. Ne5 Bc8 22. Nf7+ Kg8 23. Nxh6+ gxh6 24. Qxh7# 1-0

April 05, 2013

Williamson-Mitchell, Mid-South Open 1964
French: advance, Nimzovich variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. Qg4 cxd4 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Bd3 Qc7 7. Qg3 Bd7 8.
O-O O-O-O 9. Re1 g6 10. a3 Nh6 11. c3 dxc3 12. Nxc3 Nf5 13. Bxf5 gxf5 14.
Bg5 Re8 15. Bf6 Bc5 16. Bxh8 Rxh8 17. b4 Bb6 18. Nb5 Qd8 19. Nd6+ Kb8 20.
Nxf7 Rg8 21. Nxd8 Rxg3 1-0

April 04, 2013

Pylant-Thomas, City Championship 1980
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

April 03, 2013

Baudendistel-Abdullahi Pawn Power 9, May 19, 2012
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c6 3. Bg5 d5 4. Bxf6 exf6 5. e3 Bf5 6. Nf3 Bd6 7. Nc3 Be6 8.
c5 Bc7 9. Be2 O-O 10. b4 Nd7 11. O-O b5 12. Qc2 f5 13. Bd3 f4 14. Bxh7+ Kh8
15. Bf5 Nf6 16. Ng5 Ng4 17. Bxe6 fxe6 18. Qh7# 1-0

April 02, 2013

Beatty-Elgin Game in 55, April 07, 2012
French: Winawer, advance, poisoned pawn variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Ne7 7. Qg4 Qc7 8.
Kd1 Nbc6 9. Nf3 Bd7 10. Qxg7 Rg8 11. Qxh7 cxd4 12. cxd4 Nxd4 13. Nxd4 Qc3
14. Nb3 Ba4 15. Rb1 Qxe5 16. Qd3 a6 17. Nc5 Bc6 18. f4 Qc7 19. Nb3 d4 20.
Bd2 Bxg2 21. Bxg2 Rxg2 22. Qf3 Rg8 23. Nxd4 Rb8 24. Qf2 Nd5 25. Rb3 b5 26.
h4 Rh8 27. Re1 Rh5 28. f5 e5 29. Qf3 1-0

April 01, 2013

Coleman-Sims Ides of March Madness, March 26, 2013
Neo-Grünfeld, 6.O-O c6

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 g6 4. O-O Bg7 5. c4 c6 6. d4 O-O 7. Nc3 Nbd7 8.
cxd5 cxd5 9. Qb3 e6 10. Bf4 a6 11. Rac1 Nb6 12. Na4 Nc4 13. Nc5 b6 14. Nd3
Nh5 15. Bg5 f6 16. Bd2 Nxd2 17. Nxd2 Bh6 18. e3 Bd7 19. Nb4 Bb5 20. Rfe1 Rc8
21. Rxc8 Qxc8 22. a4 Be8 23. Nd3 Qd8 24. Rc1 Rf7 25. Bh3 Ng7 26. Nb4 Qa8 27.
Qc2 a5 28. Nd3 Rb7 29. Qc8 Rb8 30. Qc7 Bxa4 31. Qe7 f5 32. Rc7 Rf8 33. Ne5
Qd8 34. Qxd8 Rxd8 35. Nf7 Rd7 36. Nxh6+ Kf8 1-0

March 31, 2013

Nilsson-Coleman Good Friday G/60, March 29, 2013, round 1
Pirc Defence

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nbd7 4. g3 e5 5. Nge2 Be7 6. Bg2 O-O 7. O-O c6 8. a4
Nb6 9. Qd3 Be6 10. d5 cxd5 11. exd5 Bg4 12. a5 Nbd7 13. Be3 a6 14. f4 Bxe2 15.
Nxe2 Rc8 16. c4 Qc7 17. b3 Ng4 18. Bf2 Nxf2 19. Rxf2 Bf6 20. Be4 g6 21. f5 Nc5
22. Qe3 Nxe4 23. Qxe4 Bg5 24. Raf1 Qc5 25. Kg2 Qe3 26. Qxe3 Bxe3 27. Rf3 Bd2
28. Nc3 Bxc3 29. Rxc3 Rc5 30. b4 Rc7 31. f6 Rfc8 32. Rfc1 h6 33. Kf3 Rd7 34.
Ke4 Re8 35. g4 g5 36. Rh3 Kh7 37. Kf5 Rh8 38. Rcc3 Kg8 39. Rh5 Rc7 40. h4 gxh4
41. Rxh4 Rc8 42. c5 dxc5 43. bxc5 e4 44. Kxe4 Re8+ 45. Kf5 Re2 46. Rc4 Kh7 47.
g5 Rf2+ 48. Rcf4 Rxf4+ 49. Kxf4 Kg6 50. Rxh6+ 1-0

March 30, 2013

Carlsten-Horobetz Good Friday G/60, March 29, 2013, round 1
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 e6 6. Be3 d6 7. Qd2 Rb8 8. Nge2
b5 9. a3 Nd4 10. O-O Ne7 11. Rac1 O-O 12. Rfe1 a5 13. Bh6 Nxe2+ 14. Rxe2 Nc6
15. Bxg7 Kxg7 16. Ree1 Nd4 17. Ne2 b4 18. axb4 axb4 19. Nxd4 cxd4 20. e5 dxe5
21. Rxe5 Qd6 22. Ra5 Bb7 23. Qg5 Bxg2 24. Kxg2 Rfc8 25. Ra7 Rc5 26. Ra6 Qc7 27.
Qf4 Qxf4 28. gxf4 b3 29. Ra4 bxc2 30. Rxd4 Rxb2 31. Rc4 Rxc4 32. dxc4 Kf6 33.
Kf3 Kf5 34. c5 Rb3+ 35. Ke2 Rc3 0-1

March 29, 2013

Cao-Davison GMCC G/1 2011
Scandinavian defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. Bb5+ Nbd7 4. Nc3 a6 5. Ba4 b5 6. Bb3 Nb6 7. Nf3
Nbxd5 8. Nxd5 Nxd5 9. O-O e6 10. d4 Bb7 11. Bg5 Be7 12. Bxe7 Qxe7 13. Re1
O-O 14. c3 Nf4 15. Bc2 Qf6 16. Be4 Bxe4 17. Rxe4 Nxg2 18. Kxg2 Qg6+ 19. Ng5
Qxg5+ 20. Rg4 Qd5+ 21. f3 Rad8 22. Qd2 f5 23. Rg3 f4 24. Rg4 h5 25. Rg6 Qf5 0-1

March 28, 2013

Bussom-Maddox Memphis Summer Open 2011
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 e6 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 Qc7 5. f4 a6 6. Nf3 Nge7 7. d3 g6 8. O-O
Bg7 9. Be3 d6 10. d4 cxd4 11. Nxd4 Qb6 12. Qd2 Nxd4 13. Na4 Qc7 14. Bxd4
Bxd4+ 15. Qxd4 e5 16. fxe5 dxe5 17. Qf2 O-O 18. Nb6 Rb8 19. Nd5 Qd6 20. Rfd1
Kg7 21. c4 Nc6 22. c5 Qe6 23. Nc7 Qe7 24. Nd5 Qe6 25. Nb6 Nd4 26. Nd5 Bd7
27. Nc3 Qc4 28. Ne2 Bg4 29. Rxd4 exd4 30. Bf3 Bxf3 31. Qxf3 d3 32. Nc3 Qd4+
33. Kg2 Rfc8 34. Rf1 Rc7 35. Nd5 Rd7 36. Nf6 Qxb2+ 37. Rf2 Qxf2+ 38. Kxf2 d2
39. Nxd7 Rd8 40. Qf6+ Kh6 41. Qf4+ Kg7 42. Qxd2 1-0

March 27, 2013

Bogle-Magouyrk GMCC Colossal Open 2011
Bird's opening

1. f4 d6 2. Nf3 g6 3. e3 Bg7 4. Be2 Nf6 5. O-O O-O 6. d3 Nbd7 7. Nc3 e5 8.
fxe5 Nxe5 9. Nxe5 dxe5 10. e4 Qd4+ 11. Kh1 h5 12. h3 Be6 13. Bg5 Qd7 14.
Bxf6 Bxh3 15. Bxg7 Bg4 16. Bxf8 Rxf8 17. Nd5 Kg7 18. Nf6 Bxe2 19. Nxd7 Bxd1
20. Nxf8 Bg4 21. Nxg6 fxg6 22. Rf2 h4 23. Raf1 h3 24. Rf7+ Kh6 25. Rxc7 Be2
26. Rf2 hxg2+ 27. Kxg2 Bg4 28. Rxb7 Be6 29. Rxa7 Kg5 30. Kg3 1-0

March 26, 2013

Crockett-Nilsson Mitchell Memorial 2012
Pirc: Ufimtsev-Pytel variation

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 c6 4. h3 Qa5 5. Bd3 e5 6. Nf3 Be7 7. Bd2 Qc7 8.
Qe2 O-O 9. Be3 b5 10. d5 b4 11. Na4 cxd5 12. Bd2 dxe4 13. Bxe4 d5 14. Bxh7+
Nxh7 15. Nxe5 Qxc2 16. b3 Ba6 17. Qe3 Qe4 18. Nf3 Nd7 19. Rc1 Rac8 20. h4
Rxc1+ 21. Bxc1 Rc8 22. Kd2 Qc2+ 23. Ke1 Qxc1+ 24. Qxc1 Rxc1+ 25. Kd2 Rxh1
26. Ke3 Nhf6 27. Nb2 Bc5+ 28. Nd4 Re1+ 29. Kd2 Rb1 30. Kc2 Rxb2+ 31. Kxb2
Bxd4+ 32. Kc2 Bc3 33. f3 d4 34. g4 Nd5 0-1

March 25, 2013

Burgess-Kovalic, Mid-South Open 2012
Caro-Kann: classical variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Nf3 Nd7 7. Bc4 Ngf6
8. O-O e6 9. Bf4 Be7 10. Re1 O-O 11. Rc1 Qb6 12. Bb3 a5 13. a4 Nd5 14. Be3
Nxe3 15. fxe3 Nf6 16. Ne5 c5 17. Nxg6 hxg6 18. Rb1 Rfd8 19. c3 Rac8 20. Rf1
e5 21. Ne2 exd4 22. exd4 cxd4 23. cxd4 Bc5 24. Kh1 Bxd4 25. Nxd4 Rxd4 26.
Qf3 Rb4 27. Bd5 Rf8 28. b3 Nxd5 29. Qxd5 Rd4 30. Qg5 Rfd8 31. Qe3 Qd6 32.
Qf3 Qd7 33. h3 Rd3 34. Qe2 Qd5 35. b4 Rxh3+ 36. Kg1 Rh4 37. bxa5 Rxa4 38.
Qf2 Rxa5 39. Qf3 Qxf3 40. Rxf3 b5 41. Rbf1 f5 42. Rb3 Rd2 43. Rf2 Rxf2 44.
Kxf2 Kf7 45. Ke3 Ke6 46. g3 Kd5 47. Kd3 Kc5 48. Rc3+ Kb6 49. Rb3 Ra4 50. Ke3
Rg4 51. Kf3 Ka5 0-1

March 24, 2013

Barnes-Paxton, John Hurt Memorial 2012
French: Two knights variation

1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Nc3 c5 4. Bb5+ Bd7 5. exd5 Bxb5 6. Nxb5 exd5 7. O-O
Be7 8. Re1 Nf6 9. Qe2 Nc6 10. d3 a6 11. Nc3 O-O 12. Ne5 Nd4 13. Qd1 Bd6 14.
Bg5 Bc7 15. Bxf6 gxf6 16. Nf3 Nxf3+ 17. Qxf3 d4 18. Nd5 Be5 19. Rxe5 fxe5
20. Nf6+ Kh8 21. Qf5 Kg7 22. Qg5+ Kh8 23. Qh6 1-0

March 23, 2013

Knowles-Vogt, Valentine's Tourn 2011
Réti Opening

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 Nf6 3. cxd5 Nxd5 4. e4 Nf6 5. Bc4 Nxe4 6. Qa4+ Qd7 7. Bxf7+
Kxf7 8. Ne5+ 1-0

March 22, 2013

Carr-Salzgeber, Mike Barton Memorial 2011
Réti opening

1. Nf3 c5 2. c4 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. b3 Nf6 6. Bg2 d5 7. Ba3 dxc4 8.
bxc4 Qa5 9. Qc1 Ng4 10. O-O Nge5 11. Nxe5 Nxe5 12. Ne4 Nxc4 13. Bxc5 Bxa1
14. Qxa1 O-O 15. Bxe7 Re8 16. Nf6+ Kg7 17. Ng4+ Kg8 18. Nh6# 1-0

March 21, 2013

Beatty-Horobetz, GMCC Colossal Open 2011
Sicilian Najdorf

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 Qc7 7. Bg5 Nbd7 8.
a4 e6 9. f4 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Bf3 Rb8 12. Kh1 b6 13. Qe1 Bb7 14. Rd1 Rfc8 15.
Qg3 Nc5 16. Rfe1 Ne8 17. Bxe7 Qxe7 18. e5 Bxf3 19. Nxf3 b5 20. axb5 axb5 21.
Nd4 b4 22. Ncb5 d5 23. f5 Ne4 24. Qf3 g6 25. f6 Qc5 26. Rxe4 dxe4 27. Qxe4 Rxb5
0-1

March 20, 2013

Bansal-Weaver, Mid-South Open 2012
Old Benoni defense

1. d4 c5 2. e3 e6 3. c4 cxd4 4. exd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Nf3 Be7 7. Bd3 Nbd7 8.
O-O a6 9. Qc2 h6 10. Bf4 Nh5 11. Bd2 Nhf6 12. Rfe1 Rb8 13. Rac1 b6 14. a3
Bb7 15. Be2 Rc8 16. b3 d5 17. cxd5 Nxd5 18. Ra1 N7f6 19. Rec1 Ne4 20. Qb2
Ndxc3 21. Bxc3 Nxc3 22. Rxc3 Rxc3 23. Qxc3 O-O 24. b4 Bf6 25. Rd1 Qe7 26.
Qb2 Rd8 27. a4 Qd7 28. b5 a5 29. Qd2 Bxf3 30. Bxf3 Qxd4 31. Qxd4 Rxd4 32.
Rxd4 Bxd4 33. Kf1 Kf8 34. Ke2 Ke7 35. Be4 g5 36. g4 Kd6 37. h3 Ke5 38. Kf3
Bxf2 39. Kxf2 Kxe4 40. Ke2 f5 41. gxf5 exf5 42. Kf2 h5 43. Kg3 Ke3 44. Kg2
Ke2 45. Kg3 f4+ 46. Kg2 f3+ 47. Kg3 f2 48. h4 f1=Q 49. hxg5 Qf3+ 50. Kh2 Kf1
51. g6 Qg2# 0-1

March 19, 2013

Burris-McNeely, Borneo Gambit Tourney 1968
Polish (Sokolsky) opening

1. b4 e5 2. Bb2 f6 3. e4 Bxb4 4. Bc4 Ne7 5. Qh5+ Ng6 6. f4 exf4 7. Nf3 d6 8.
Nh4 Qe7 9. O-O Qxe4 10. Bd3 Bc5+ 11. Kh1 Qb4 12. Bc3 Qb6 13. Nxg6 hxg6 14.
Qxh8+ Kf7 15. Qxc8 d5 16. Re1 Qc6 17. a4 a6 18. Bb5 1-0

March 18, 2013

Churchill-Nahas, Mid-South Open, November 29, 1969, round 4
Alekhine's defense: Scandinavian variation

1. e4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3. e5 d4 4. exf6 dxc3 5. bxc3 exf6 6. Bc4 Be7 7. Ne2 O-O
8. O-O b6 9. d4 Bb7 10. Ng3 c5 11. Qg4 Re8 12. Nf5 g6 13. Nh6+ Kg7 14. Nxf7
Qd5 15. Bxd5 Bxd5 16. Nh6 Kf8 17. Bd2 f5 18. Nxf5 gxf5 19. Qxf5+ Bf7 20.
Qxh7 1-0

March 17, 2013

Wright-Estes, Mid-South Open, November 28, 1969, round 1
Sicilian: Kan variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. a3 Nf6 6. Nc3 Qc7 7. f4 d6 8.
Bd3 Nbd7 9. f5 Nc5 10. O-O Be7 11. Qe2 h5 12. Kh1 Bd7 13. fxe6 fxe6 14. Nf3
Ng4 15. Bc4 b5 16. Ba2 Rc8 17. Bg5 Bxg5 18. Nxg5 d5 19. g3 d4 20. Nd1 Nf6
21. b4 Ncxe4 22. Nxe6 Bxe6 23. Bxe6 Qe5 24. Qg2 Qxe6 25. Re1 O-O 26. Kg1 Qc6
27. Nf2 Nxf2 28. Qxf2 Qxc2 29. Qxd4 Rcd8 30. Qc5 Qxc5+ 31. bxc5 Rc8 32. Re6
Rxc5 33. Rxa6 Rb8 34. Rb1 b4 35. a4 b3 36. Rd6 b2 0-1

March 16, 2013

Beatty-Davison, G/60 New Year Special, January 06, 2012, round 1
Queen's pawn: Charlick (Englund) gambit

1. d4 e5 2. dxe5 Nc6 3. Nf3 d6 4. e4 Bg4 5. Bb5 Bxf3 6. Qxf3 dxe5 7. Bxc6+
bxc6 8. O-O Bd6 9. Qc3 Ne7 10. f4 f6 11. f5 O-O 12. Be3 Qe8 13. Nd2 Qh5 14.
Rf3 Kh8 15. Raf1 Rab8 16. b3 Rfd8 17. Qc4 Rb4 18. Qe6 Nc8 19. c3 Rb8 20. Rh3
Qe8 21. Qc4 Nb6 22. Qe2 Nd7 23. Rff3 Nf8 24. Rfg3 Qe7 25. Qc4 Ba3 26. Nf3
Rd1+ 27. Kf2 Rbd8 28. Nh4 Bc1 29. Ng6+ Nxg6 30. Rxh7+ Kxh7 31. fxg6+ 1-0

March 15, 2013

Brown-Thomas, Memphis Candidates 1982
Sicilian Scheveningen/Najdorf: 6 Bc4, without early ...b5

1. e4 e6 2. d4 c5 3. Nf3 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bc4 Be7 7. Be3 O-O 
8. Bb3 Na6 9. f3 Nc5 10. Bc4 Qc7 11. Ndb5 Qb8 12. b4 Ncd7 13. Qd4 a6 
14. Na3 d5 15. exd5 e5 16. Qd3 Bxb4 17. Nab1 e4 18. Qe2 exf3 19. gxf3 Re8 
20. O-O Rxe3 21. Qd2 Qc7 22. Kh1 Rxc3 23. Nxc3 Qxc4 24. Rg1 Qxc3 
25. Rxg7+ Kxg7 26. Qg5+ Kf8 0-1

March 14, 2013

Maddox-Barnes, Jack Smith Memorial 6, March 27, 2010, round 3
Queen's pawn game, Krause variation

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 c5 3. c3 e6 4. Bf4 Bd6 5. Bxd6 Qxd6 6. Nbd2 Nc6 7. e3 cxd4
8. exd4 Nge7 9. Bd3 Ng6 10. Qc2 Bd7 11. O-O Nf4 12. Rfe1 Rc8 13. Re3 Nb4 14.
Qb1 Nbxd3 15. g3 Nh3+ 16. Kg2 Nhxf2 17. Rxd3 Nxd3 18. Qxd3 a6 19. Ne5 O-O
20. Ndf3 f6 21. Ng4 Be8 22. Ne3 Bg6 23. Qd2 Be4 24. Rf1 b5 25. a3 a5 26. Kg1
Rc7 27. Qe2 Qc6 28. Nd2 Bg6 29. Nb3 Qb6 30. Nc5 Rxc5 31. dxc5 Qxc5 32. Rf2
d4 33. cxd4 Qxd4 34. Nc2 Qc4 35. Qxc4 bxc4 36. Ne3 Bd3 37. Rf4 Rc8 38. Rd4
e5 39. Rd5 c3 40. Rxd3 cxb2 41. Rd1 Rc1 0-1

March 13, 2013

Shirazi-Kogan, Winter Knights Classic, 1983
Semi-Slav

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c6 4. e3 Nf6 5. Nf3 a6 6. Qc2 c5 7. cxd5 exd5 8. Be2
Nc6 9. O-O Be7 10. Rd1 cxd4 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. exd4 Be6 13. Qb3 b5 14. Bg5 Qd6
15. Bf3 Rd8 16. Ne2 O-O 17. Nf4 h6 18. Nxe6 fxe6 19. Bh4 Rc8 20. Bg3 Qd7 21. a4
b4 22. a5 Rc4 23. Be2 Rc6 24. Rac1 Rfc8 25. Rxc6 Rxc6 26. f3 Nh7 27. Be5 Ng5
28. Qa4 Qc8 29. Qa1 Nf7 30. Bf4 Bf6 31. Kh1 Nd6 32. Qb1 Nf5 33. Be5 Bxe5 34.
dxe5 Qc7 35. f4 Qxa5 36. Qd3 Qc5 37. g4 Nh4 38. f5 Qf2 39. Rg1 Rc1 0-1

March 12, 2013

Bussom-Wade, John Hurt Memorial 8, June 25, 2011, round 1
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 a6 3. f4 Nc6 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bc4 b5 6. Bb3 c4 7. a4 cxb3 8.
axb5 Nb4 9. O-O Nxc2 10. Ra4 Bb7 11. d4 axb5 12. Rxa8 Bxa8 13. Qd3 Qb6 14.
Kh1 Nf6 15. d5 Bc5 16. dxe6 dxe6 17. e5 Nd5 18. Nd1 Nce3 19. Bxe3 Nxe3 20.
Nxe3 Bxe3 21. f5 O-O 22. Nh4 Rd8 23. Qb1 Qd4 24. Nf3 Bxf3 25. gxf3 exf5 26.
Qxf5 Qf4 27. Qh5 Bd4 28. Rd1 0-1

March 11, 2013

Bennett-Kothapalle, Mid-South Open, November 25, 2012, round 5
Queen's pawn: Chigorin variation

1. d4 d5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 Bf5 4. Bg2 e6 5. Bf4 c5 6. Nb5 Qa5+ 7. Nc3 Nc6 8.
Bd2 Qd8 9. Be3 cxd4 10. Bxd4 e5 11. Be3 d4 12. Bxc6+ bxc6 13. Bd2 dxc3 14.
Bxc3 Qxd1+ 15. Rxd1 Bxc2 16. Rd2 Bf5 17. a3 Ne4 18. Rd3 Nxc3 19. Rxc3 Kd7
20. Nf3 f6 21. O-O Kc7 22. Rfc1 Bd7 23. b4 Rb8 24. Nd2 Kd8 25. Ne4 Be7 26.
Nc5 Bxc5 27. Rxc5 Rb5 28. R5c4 Re8 29. e4 Re6 30. a4 Rb6 31. Rd1 Ke7 32. b5
Rd6 33. Rdc1 cxb5 34. axb5 Rxb5 35. Rc7 Ra5 36. Rb7 Ke6 37. Rcc7 a6 38. Kg2
Ra2 39. Kf1 a5 40. Ra7 Rd1+ 41. Kg2 a4 42. Ra6+ Rd6 43. Raa7 Ke7 44. Kf1 Kd8
45. Rcb7 Ke7 46. Rc7 Rd3 47. Kg2 a3 48. Kf1 Rdd2 49. Kg1 Ra1+ 50. Kg2 a2 51.
Rcb7 Rb1 52. Rxa2 Rxf2+ 53. Kxf2 Rxb7 54. Kg2 Rb3 55. Kf2 g6 56. Ke2 f5 57.
exf5 gxf5 58. Kd2 e4 59. Ke2 Bb5+ 60. Kd2 e3+ 61. Kc2 Rd3 62. Ra7+ Rd7 63.
Rxd7+ Kxd7 64. Kd1 e2+ 65. Ke1 Ke6 66. Kf2 Ke5 67. Ke1 Kd4 68. Kd2 Ke4 69.
Ke1 Kd3 70. h3 h5 71. h4 Ke3 72. g4 hxg4 73. h5 0-1

March 10, 2013

Perez-Wright, Little Rock Open, May 23, 1976, round 5
Alekhine's defense

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. c4 Nb6 5. Nc3 Bf5 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Nh4 Bg6 8.
Nxg6 hxg6 9. exd6 exd6 10. Be3 Qd7 11. Qc2 O-O-O 12. O-O-O Qe7 13. d5 Ne5
14. Bxb6 cxb6 15. Be2 Kb8 16. Kb1 Rc8 17. Qb3 Qd8 18. Rc1 f5 19. f3 Be7 20.
Nd1 Bf6 21. Nf2 Re8 22. Nd3 Nxc4 23. Rxc4 Rxe2 24. Rg1 Rxc4 25. Qxc4 Qc7 26.
Qxc7+ Kxc7 27. h3 Kd7 28. Kc1 Bd4 29. Kd1 Rxb2 30. Nxb2 Bxg1 31. Kd2 b5 32.
Nd3 g5 33. Kc2 Bh2 34. Kd2 a5 35. a3 Bf4+ 36. Kc2 Be3 37. Kb3 Bf4 38. Kb2
Kc7 39. Ka2 Kb6 40. Kb3 a4+ 41. Ka2 Ka5 42. Ne1 b4 43. axb4+ Kxb4 0-1

March 09, 2013

Nilsson-Salzgeber, 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

March 08, 2013

Baudendistel-Turner, Mid-South Open, November 24, 2012, round 1
QGD: Orthodox defense

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Nbd7 5. e3 Be7 6. Nf3 O-O 7. Be2 b6 8.
Rc1 dxc4 9. O-O Bb7 10. Qc2 h6 11. Bxf6 Nxf6 12. Bxc4 Nh7 13. Be2 c5 14.
Rcd1 Qc7 15. Rd2 cxd4 16. Nxd4 Rac8 17. Bf3 Ba6 18. Rc1 Ng5 19. Be2 Bb7 20.
h4 Ne4 21. Nxe4 Qxc2 22. Rdxc2 Rxc2 23. Rxc2 Bxe4 24. Rc7 Bxh4 25. Rxa7 Rc8
26. Ra4 Rc1+ 27. Kh2 Bxf2 28. Ra3 Re1 29. Bf3 Bg6 30. Ne2 e5 31. e4 f5 32.
exf5 Bxf5 33. Bd5+ Kh7 34. Ng3 Bg1+ 0-1

March 07, 2013

Hurt-Crowder, North Mississippi/Memphis Match, February 05, 1978
French: Winawer, advance, poisoned pawn, Konstantinopolsky variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 Ne7 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 c5 7. Qg4 cxd4 8.
Qxg7 Rg8 9. Qxh7 Qc7 10. Ne2 dxc3 11. Qd3 Qxe5 12. Bf4 Qf5 13. Qxf5 Nxf5 14.
Nxc3 Nc6 15. O-O-O Bd7 16. Bd3 Nce7 17. g3 Rc8 18. Kb2 Bc6 19. h4 e5 20.
Bxf5 exf4 21. Bxc8 fxg3 22. fxg3 Nxc8 23. Nxd5 Rxg3 24. h5 Kf8 25. h6 Kg8
26. Rh5 Kh8 27. c4 Nd6 28. Rd4 Rg8 29. Ne3 Ne8 30. Nf5 Ba4 31. c5 Rg2+ 32.
Kc3 Rc2+ 33. Kd3 Bb3 34. h7 1-0

March 06, 2013

Bogle-Pylant, Game in 60 Galore!, August 13, 2010
Bird's opening

1. f4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. e3 g6 4. b3 Bg7 5. Bb2 O-O 6. Be2 c5 7. O-O Nc6 8.
Bb5 Bd7 9. Bxc6 Bxc6 10. d3 b5 11. Ne5 Bb7 12. Nd2 a5 13. a4 b4 14. Ndf3 Ng4
15. Nxg4 Bxb2 16. Rb1 Bg7 17. Qe1 e6 18. Rd1 Qe7 19. Qg3 Rac8 20. Rf2 Rfd8
21. Rff1 c4 22. dxc4 dxc4 23. Nge5 Bxf3 24. Nxf3 cxb3 25. cxb3 Rc3 26. Nd2
Rcd3 27. Qe1 Bc3 28. Rf2 Qd7 29. Qe2 Rxd2 30. Rxd2 Qxd2 31. Qf3 Qd5 32. Qh3
Qxb3 33. Qh4 Rd1+ 34. Rf1 Rxf1+ 0-1

March 05, 2013

Bhattacharjee-Sims, Game in 60 Galore!, August 27, 2010
Four knights: Italian variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. Re1 d6 7. h3 h6 8.
d4 exd4 9. Nxd4 Ne5 10. Bb3 a6 11. f4 Ng6 12. Qf3 Nh4 13. Qf2 Ng6 14. Be3 c6
15. Rad1 Qc7 16. g4 Bxg4 17. hxg4 Nxg4 18. Qf3 h5 19. Nf5 Bh4 20. Re2 Rad8
21. Rg2 Rd7 22. Rxg4 hxg4 23. Qxg4 Kh7 24. Qh5+ Kg8 25. Qxg6 Bf6 26. Qg4 1-0

March 04, 2013

Appleberry-Harvey Gateway Open 1971
QGD: 6.Nf3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Be7 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Bg5 O-O 6. e3 Ne4 7. Bxe7 Qxe7 8.
cxd5 Nxc3 9. bxc3 exd5 10. Qb3 Rd8 11. c4 dxc4 12. Bxc4 Nc6 13. Be2 Qb4+ 14.
Qxb4 Nxb4 15. O-O c6 16. Bc4 Nd5 17. Rfc1 h6 18. Rab1 Rb8 19. Ne5 Be6 20.
Rb2 Re8 21. Kf1 Nb6 22. Bxe6 Rxe6 23. Nd3 Nd7 24. Ke2 b6 25. Rbc2 Rc8 26. d5
Re7 27. Rxc6 Rce8 28. Rc7 Nc5 29. Rxe7 Rxe7 30. Nxc5 bxc5 31. Rxc5 Rb7 32.
Rc8+ Kh7 33. Kd3 1-0

March 03, 2013

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

March 02, 2013

Culhane-Horobetz Fall Classics 2011, September 02, 2011, round 1
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. d3 Nc6 5. Nf3 e6 6. Bf4 d6 7. Qd2 Nge7 8.
Nb5 e5 9. Bg5 h6 10. Bxe7 Qxe7 11. O-O-O O-O 12. Nc3 f5 13. Nd5 Qf7 14. h4
Be6 15. a3 b5 16. b3 a5 17. cxb5 Bxd5 18. bxc6 Bxb3 19. Re1 Rfb8 20. Ng5
hxg5 21. Qxg5 Ba4 22. Re2 Qb3 0-1

March 01, 2013

Durham-Horobetz Jack Smith Memorial 7, March 26, 2011, round 2
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. c3 Bg7 4. d4 cxd4 5. cxd4 d5 6. e5 Nc6 7. Nc3 f6 8. exf6
exf6 9. Be2 Nge7 10. O-O O-O 11. Bf4 Be6 12. Qd2 Bf7 13. Nb5 g5 14. Bg3 Nf5 15.
Bd3 Nce7 16. Rfe1 a6 17. Nc7 Nxg3 18. Nxa8 Ne4 19. Bxe4 dxe4 20. Rxe4 Nd5 21.
Rc1 Qxa8 22. h4 h6 23. hxg5 hxg5 24. a3 b6 25. Kh2 Nf4 26. Re3 Nd5 27. Ree1 Qd8
28. Rc2 Qd7 29. Rec1 Qg4 30. Qe2 Re8 31. Qd1 Bh5 32. Rc3 Nxc3 33. Rxc3 Qe6 34.
Re3 Qf7 35. Rxe8+ Qxe8 36. Qb3+ Qf7 37. Nd2 Qxb3 38. Nxb3 Bg6 39. Nd2 0-1

February 28, 2013

Kurek-Jones King of the Road Open, March 01, 1970, round 5
Sicilian: Smith-Morra gambit

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 Nc6 5. Nf3 d6 6. Bc4 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
b3 a6 9. a4 Nf6 10. Bg5 h6 11. Bh4 O-O 12. Re1 Na5 13. Bd3 Nc6 14. Qb1 Nb4
15. e5 Nxd3 16. Qxd3 dxe5 17. Qe2 Qb6 18. Rab1 Bd7 19. Nxe5 Rfd8 20. b4 Be8
21. Ne4 Nxe4 22. Qxe4 Rd4 23. a5 Rxe4 24. axb6 Rxh4 25. Nf3 Rxb4 26. Rbc1
Rxb6 27. Ne5 Bc6 28. Red1 Rd8 29. Rxd8+ Bxd8 30. Nc4 Rb5 31. Rd1 Bf6 32. Nd6
Rd5 33. Rxd5 Bxd5 0-1

February 27, 2013

Nilsson-Smith G/60 Dual Rated Fun February 22, 2013
Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. dxc5 e6 5. Be3 Qc7 6. Qd4 Nc6 7. Bb5 Nge7 8. Nf3
Bd7 9. Qa4 Nf5 10. Bxc6 Bxc6 11. Qa3 b6 12. b4 Nxe3 13. Qxe3 bxc5 14. bxc5 Qa5+
15. Nbd2 Qxc5 16. Qxc5 Bxc5 17. Rb1 O-O 18. O-O Rab8 19. Nb3 Bb4 20. Nfd4 Bd7
21. g4 f6 22. f4 fxe5 23. fxe5 Rxf1+ 24. Kxf1 Rf8+ 25. Kg2 Bc3 26. Kg3 g5 27.
Nf3 h6 28. Nc5 Rf7 29. Rb8+ Kg7 30. Rd8 Bb4 31. Nxd7 Ba5 32. Re8 Rxd7 33. Rxe6
Bb6 34. h4 d4 35. hxg5 hxg5 36. Nxg5 d3 37. cxd3 Rxd3+ 38. Nf3 Ra3 39. Kf4 Rxa2
40. Re7+ Kf8 41. Rb7 Rb2 42. Kf5 a5 43. g5 a4 44. g6 Bd4 45. Rf7+ Kg8 46. Nxd4
a3 47. e6 a2 48. Ra7 Rd2 49. e7 1-0

February 26, 2013

Wright-Meyer  Tennessee Open September 02, 1967, round 1
French: MacCutcheon, Lasker variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Bb4 5. e5 h6 6. Bd2 Bxc3 7. Bxc3 Ne4 8.
Nf3 c5 9. Bd3 Nxc3 10. bxc3 Qa5 11. Qd2 Nc6 12. dxc5 Qxc5 13. O-O O-O 14.
Rfe1 Na5 15. Re3 Nc4 16. Bxc4 Qxc4 17. Nd4 Bd7 18. Rg3 Kh7 19. Qf4 f6 20.
exf6 Rxf6 21. Qd6 Rf7 22. Nxe6 Bxe6 23. Qxe6 Raf8 24. Rd1 Rxf2 25. Qg6+ Kh8
26. Qxg7# 1-0

February 25, 2013

Crockett-Sichel  G/60 Dual Rated Fun February 22, 2013, round 2
Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. h3 Nc6 5. Bb5 a6 6. Bxc6+ bxc6 7. Nc3 Bd7 8.
Bg5 h6 9. Be3 Rb8 10. b3 c5 11. e5 cxd4 12. Bxd4 c5 13. O-O cxd4 14. Qxd4 Qb6
15. Qxb6 Rxb6 16. Nd5 Rb7 17. Rad1 Bxe5 18. Nxe5 dxe5 19. Rfe1 Nf6 20. Rxe5 O-O
21. Nxe7+ Kg7 22. Nd5 Nxd5 23. Rexd5 Be6 24. Rd6 Ra8 25. c4 a5 26. c5 a4 27. c6
Rc7 28. b4 a3 29. R1d2 Rb8 30. R2d3 Rxb4 31. Rxa3 Rb1+ 32. Kh2 Rb2 33. f4 h5
34. Kg3 Rxa2 35. Rc3 h4+ 36. Kh2 Ra6 37. Rc2 Kf6 38. g3 hxg3+ 39. Kxg3 Ke7 40.
Rcd2 Raxc6 41. Rxc6 Rxc6 42. Rd3 Kf6 43. Re3 Rb6 44. h4 Rb3 45. Kf2 Rxe3 46.
Kxe3 Bd5 47. Kf2 Kf5 48. Kg3 Be4 0-1

February 24, 2013

Sichel-Nilsson  G/60 Dual Rated Fun February 22, 2013, round 1
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. d4 g6 5. c4 Qd8 6. Nc3 Bg7 7. Be2 O-O 8.
O-O Bg4 9. h3 Bxf3 10. Bxf3 Nc6 11. Bxc6 bxc6 12. Bf4 Rb8 13. Qd2 Qd7 14. Rad1
Rfd8 15. Rfe1 Ne8 16. Be3 Nd6 17. b3 Nf5 18. d5 Qe8 19. Bxa7 Ra8 20. Bc5 e5 21.
a4 Qd7 22. Ne4 Nd4 23. dxc6 Qxc6 24. Qb2 Rab8 25. Bxd4 exd4 26. Qc2 Qb6 27. Rd3
c5 28. Qd1 h6 29. Qf3 Re8 30. Re2 Re6 31. Ng3 Rbe8 32. Rxe6 Rxe6 33. Qa8+ Kh7
34. Rf3 h5 35. Ne4 Bf6 36. a5 Qd8 37. Qb7 Kg8 38. Nxf6+ Rxf6 39. Qd5 Rxf3 40.
Qxd8+ 1-0

February 23, 2013

Middleton-Long  Tennessee Open 1966 
Réti: King's Indian attack

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O O-O 5. d3 d5 6. Nbd2 Nbd7 7. e4 dxe4
8. dxe4 e5 9. Re1 Qe7 10. b3 Rd8 11. Bb2 Ne8 12. Nc4 Nb6 13. Qe2 Nxc4 14.
Qxc4 Be6 15. Qe2 f6 16. Rad1 Rxd1 17. Rxd1 Rd8 18. Rxd8 Qxd8 19. h3 Nd6 20.
a4 Qd7 21. Kh2 Qc6 22. Ne1 Nf7 23. Nd3 Qa6 24. Qe3 b6 25. Qd2 c5 26. c4 Qc8
27. f4 Qd7 28. Bc3 Nd8 29. fxe5 fxe5 30. Ne1 Qxd2 31. Bxd2 Nc6 32. Nc2 Kf7
33. Kg1 Bf6 34. Kf2 Nd4 35. Nxd4 exd4 36. Bf4 Bd8 37. Bb8 a6 38. Ba7 a5 39.
Bb8 Ke7 40. Be5 Kd7 41. Bf1 Bc7 42. Bxc7 Kxc7 43. Kg2 Kd6 44. g4 Ke5 45. Kf3
h5 46. Bd3 Bc8 47. Bc2 Bb7 48. Bd3 Bc6 49. Bc2 Be8 50. Bd3 Bf7 0-1

February 22, 2013

Nilsson-Horobetz  Sudden Death G/45 Open February 15, 2013, round 2
Bogo-Indian defense, Grünfeld variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Nbd2 b6 5. e3 Bb7 6. Bd3 O-O 7. O-O Bxd2
8. Bxd2 d6 9. Qc2 Nbd7 10. Bc3 Qe7 11. b4 e5 12. Nd2 Rfe8 13. d5 Nf8 14.
Rfe1 c6 15. e4 Ng6 16. Nf1 Nf4 17. Ne3 cxd5 18. Nf5 Qf8 19. exd5 Rac8 20.
Qd2 b5 21. c5 Bxd5 22. Nxd6 Nxg2 23. Rxe5 Rxe5 24. Bxe5 Nh4 25. Bxf6 Nf3+ 0-1

February 21, 2013

Ingram-Nilsson  Sudden Death G/45 Open February 15, 2013, round 1
King's Indian, 3.Nf3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. e3 b6 5. Be2 Bb7 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 Ne4 8.
Nxe4 Bxe4 9. Nd2 Bb7 10. b4 c5 11. bxc5 bxc5 12. Bb2 d6 13. Qc2 Nd7 14. Rab1
Qc7 15. d5 Rfb8 16. e4 Bc8 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. Rxb8 Rxb8 19. Rb1 Nb6 20. a4
Bd7 21. a5 Na4 22. Rxb8 Qxb8 23. Qb1 Qc7 24. Nb3 f6 25. Qa1 Qb7 26. Bd1 Qb4
27. h3 Qxc4 28. Nd2 Qb4 29. Bxa4 Bxa4 30. Nf3 Kf7 31. Qe1 Qb2 32. Qd2 Qb1+
33. Qe1 Qc2 34. Kh2 Qd3 35. Qe3 Qxe3 36. fxe3 c4 37. Ne1 c3 38. Nd3 Bc2 39.
Nc1 Bxe4 0-1

February 20, 2013

Horobetz-Sichel  Sudden Death G/45 Open February 15, 2013, round 1
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. h3 Nc6 5. d5 Ne5 6. Nxe5 dxe5 7. Bb5+ Bd7 8.
Bxd7+ Qxd7 9. O-O e6 10. c4 Nf6 11. Nc3 O-O 12. Qb3 exd5 13. cxd5 c6 14. Rd1
cxd5 15. Nxd5 Nxd5 16. Rxd5 Qc6 17. Bg5 Rac8 18. Rad1 Qc4 19. Qxb7 Qxe4 20.
Qxc8 Rxc8 21. Rd8+ Rxd8 22. Rxd8+ Bf8 23. Bh6 Qe1+ 24. Kh2 Qb4 25. a3 Qe7
26. Rxf8+ Qxf8 27. Bxf8 Kxf8 28. Kg3 f5 29. Kf3 Ke7 30. Ke3 Kd6 31. h4 Kd5
32. b3 h6 33. Kd3 g5 34. hxg5 hxg5 35. f3 g4 36. fxg4 f4 37. b4 e4+ 38. Ke2
Ke5 39. a4 Kf6 40. b5 Kg5 41. a5 1-0

February 19, 2013

Estes-Lahde  Club Game June 22, 1965
French: advance variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Qb6 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Be2 Nge7 7. b3 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Nf5 9. Bb2 Bb4+ 10. Kf1 Bd7 11. g3 h5 12. h4 Rc8 13. Kg2 Rh6 14. Qd3
Be7 15. a3 Na5 16. b4 Nc4 17. Qb3 Nxb2 18. Qxb2 Ba4 19. Nc3 Bd7 20. Qd2 f6
21. Bd3 fxe5 22. dxe5 d4 23. Ne2 Bc6 24. Bxf5 exf5 25. Qxd4 Bxf3+ 26. Kxf3
Qc6+ 27. Ke3 Rd8 28. Rhc1 Rxd4 29. Rxc6 Re4+ 30. Kf3 Rxc6 31. Nf4 Rc3+ 32.
Kg2 Bxh4 33. Nxh5 Rg4 34. Kh3 g6 35. Nf6+ Bxf6 36. exf6 Kf7 0-1

February 18, 2013

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

February 17, 2013

Kovalic-Nilsson  City Championship February 01, 2013, round 2
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Bg2 h5 4. h4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Bc5 6. Nf3 Ng4 7. Ne4 Be7 8. d3
Nd4 9. O-O Nf5 10. Bg5 f6 11. Bd2 d6 12. b4 Be6 13. Rc1 Qd7 14. Nc3 c6 15. e4
Nd4 16. Nxd4 exd4 17. Ne2 Ne5 18. Nf4 g5 19. Nxe6 Qxe6 20. Be1 gxh4 21. f4 Ng4
22. Bh3 f5 23. exf5 Qg8 24. Qe2 hxg3 25. Rf3 h4 26. Bxg4 Qxg4 27. f6 O-O-O 28.
fxe7 Rdg8 29. Rc2 g2 30. e8=Q+ Rxe8 31. Re3 Qxe2 32. Rexe2 h3 33. Bg3 Re3 34.
Rxe3 dxe3 35. Re2 Re8 36. Kh2 d5 37. c5 d4 38. Re1 Rh8 39. f5 Kd7 40. Be5 Rh5
41. Bxd4 Rxf5 42. Rxe3 Rf1 43. Rxh3 1-0

February 16, 2013

Horobetz-Beatty  City Championship February 01, 2013, round 2
Philidor: Philidor counter-gambit

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

February 15, 2013

Kovalic-Beatty City Championship February 09, 2013, round 7
Dutch Defence: Leningrad System

1. c4 g6 2. g3 Bg7 3. Bg2 c6 4. Nf3 f5 5. d4 Nf6 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 d6 8. d5 a5
9. Qb3 Na6 10. Na4 Ne4 11. Be3 b5 12. cxb5 cxb5 13. Nc3 Nec5 14. Qc2 Bd7 15.
Bd4 b4 16. Bxg7 Kxg7 17. Nd1 a4 18. Nd4 Qb6 19. e3 Rac8 20. Qe2 e5 21. dxe6
Nxe6 22. Qd2 Rfe8 23. Ne2 Bb5 24. Re1 Bxe2 25. Rxe2 Nac5 26. e4 fxe4 27. Bxe4
Nxe4 28. Rxe4 Rc5 29. Rxb4 Qc6 30. Ne3 Ng5 31. Qd1 Rxe3 32. fxe3 Nh3+ 33. Kf1
Qh1+ 34. Ke2 Qg2+ 35. Kd3 Nf2+ 0-1

February 14, 2013

Horobetz-O'Bar City Championship February 09, 2013, round 7
Sicilian Dragon

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. g3 Bg7 7. Bg2 O-O 8.
Nde2 d6 9. O-O Bg4 10. h3 Bd7 11. g4 Ne8 12. Ng3 Nc7 13. f4 Nb5 14. Nxb5 Qb6+
15. Kh2 Qxb5 16. a4 Qb6 17. h4 Qd4 18. Qe2 Qf6 19. g5 Qe6 20. f5 gxf5 21. Nxf5
Nd4 22. Qf2 Be5+ 23. Kh1 Nxf5 24. exf5 Qc4 25. c3 Bc6 26. Bxc6 Bg3 27. Qg2
Qxh4+ 28. Kg1 bxc6 29. Be3 e5 30. Rf3 1-0

February 13, 2013

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

February 12, 2013

O'Bar-Salzgeber City Championship February 09, 2013, round 6
Sicilian: Unusual White 2nd moves

1. e4 c5 2. b3 Nc6 3. Bb2 e5 4. Bc4 d6 5. f4 g6 6. Nf3 Bg7 7. fxe5 dxe5 8. O-O
Nh6 9. d3 Bg4 10. h3 Bxf3 11. Qxf3 O-O 12. Qe3 Nd4 13. Rf2 Qc7 14. Nc3 Kh8 15.
Nd5 Qd6 16. c3 Ne6 17. Nf6 Ng8 18. Nxg8 Kxg8 19. Bd5 Rab8 20. c4 b6 21. g3 Rbd8
22. Raf1 Rd7 23. Qf3 Ng5 24. Qg4 Ne6 25. Rxf7 Rdxf7 26. Qxe6 Qxe6 27. Bxe6 h6
28. Bc1 g5 29. h4 g4 30. h5 a6 31. a4 a5 32. Kg2 Bh8 33. Bxh6 Bg7 34. Bg5 Bh8
35. h6 1-0

February 11, 2013

Horobetz-Sichel City Championship February 09, 2013, round 6
Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. h4 Bg7 3. h5 d6 4. d3 h6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Nge2 e5 7. Ng3 Nd4 8. Be3 c6
9. Qd2 Be6 10. Nce2 Qf6 11. c3 Nxe2 12. Bxe2 g5 13. d4 Qd8 14. d5 cxd5 15. Bb5+
Kf8 16. exd5 Bd7 17. Bxd7 Qxd7 18. f3 f5 19. Bf2 Nf6 20. Qc2 e4 21. fxe4 Re8
22. O-O-O f4 23. Nf5 Rxe4 24. Nxg7 Kxg7 25. Bd4 Rhe8 26. g3 f3 27. c4 Qf5 28.
c5 dxc5 29. Bc3 Kf7 30. d6 Nd7 31. Qb3+ c4 32. Qxb7 Re2 33. Qd5+ Qxd5 34. Rxd5
Ke6 35. Rd2 Kf5 36. Rd4 R8e4 37. Rxe4 Kxe4 38. Kd1 Ke3 39. Re1 Kf2 40. Bd4+
Kxg3 41. Rxe2 fxe2+ 42. Kxe2 Kg4 43. Ke3 Kxh5 44. Ke4 Kg6 45. Bxa7 Kf6 46. Kd5
Kf5 47. a4 Nf6+ 48. Kc6 Ke6 49. Be3 g4 50. Bxh6 g3 51. Be3 g2 52. Bg1 Nd7 53.
a5 Nb8+ 54. Kb7 Nd7 55. a6 Kxd6 56. a7 Nc5+ 57. Bxc5+ Kxc5 58. a8=Q 1-0

February 10, 2013

Coleman-Davison Grudge Match 10  February 08, 2013
English Opening

1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 Bf5 4. c4 e6 5. O-O c6 6. cxd5 exd5 7. Nc3 Bd6 8. d4
h6 9. Bd2 Nbd7 10. Qa4 O-O 11. b4 Nb6 12. Qb3 Nc4 13. Rad1 a6 14. Bc1 Qe7 15.
a3 Rae8 16. Rfe1 Qd7 17. Nh4 Be6 18. Nf3 b5 19. Nd2 Ng4 20. Qc2 Nge3 21. fxe3
Nxe3 22. Qb3 Bh3 23. Bh1 Qg4 24. Nde4 dxe4 25. Nxe4 Rxe4 26. Bxe4 Qxe4 0-1
February 09, 2013

Kovalic-Horobetz City Championship February 08, 2013, round 5
Symmetrical English

1. c4 c5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. Nf3 e5 6. O-O Nge7 7. a3 O-O 8. Rb1
a5 9. Ne1 d6 10. Nc2 Be6 11. Ne3 Rb8 12. d3 Nd4 13. b4 axb4 14. axb4 cxb4 15.
Rxb4 Qa5 16. Qa4 Qxa4 17. Rxa4 b5 18. cxb5 Rfc8 19. Ned1 Bb3 20. Ra7 Bxd1 21.
Nxd1 Nxe2+ 22. Kh1 Nxc1 23. Rxe7 Rxb5 24. Ne3 Nxd3 25. Bd5 Rb2 26. Rxf7 Kh8 27.
Nc4 Rbb8 28. Ra1 Rf8 29. Kg2 Rxf7 30. Bxf7 Rd8 31. Bd5 Nb4 32. Nxd6 Rxd6 33.
Ra8+ Bf8 34. Rxf8+ Kg7 35. Rf7+ Kh6 36. Bb7 Nd3 37. h4 Nc5 38. Bf3 e4 39. Be2
Rd2 40. g4 g5 41. hxg5+ Kg6 42. Rf6+ Kg7 43. Rf5 Ne6 44. Bc4 Nd4 45. Re5 Rc2
46. Bf1 Nf3 47. Rxe4 Nxg5 48. Re5 h6 49. Bd3 Rc3 50. Re3 Kf6 51. Bf5 Rxe3 52.
fxe3 1/2-1/2

February 08, 2013

Beatty-Wu City Championship February 02, 2013, round 3
Reti

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O O-O 5. c4 c6 6. d4 d5 7. cxd5 cxd5 8. Ne5
e6 9. Nc3 Nfd7 10. f4 Nxe5 11. fxe5 Nc6 12. Be3 Qb6 13. Na4 Qb4 14. a3 Qa5 15.
b4 Qc7 16. Rc1 Qd8 17. Qd2 Qe8 18. Nc5 a5 19. b5 Ne7 20. Bg5 b6 21. Nb3 Ra7 22.
a4 Nf5 23. g4 Ne7 24. Bxe7 Qxe7 25. g5 Rd8 26. Rf3 Qf8 27. h4 h6 28. Rfc3 Kh7
29. Qc2 Bd7 30. Nd2 h5 31. Bf3 Kh8 32. Nf1 Qb4 33. e3 Qf8 34. Ng3 Qg8 35. Kf2
Rb7 36. Ne2 Ra7 37. Nf4 Qh7 38. Be2 Rb7 39. Qb1 Ra7 40. R1c2 Rb7 41. Qc1 Ra7
42. Rc7 Rxc7 43. Rxc7 Qg8 44. Rb7 Rc8 45. Qa3 Be8 46. Rxb6 Bf8 47. Qb2 Be7 48.
Ra6 Bd8 49. b6 Rb8 50. b7 Qf8 51. Nd3 Qe7 52. Nc5 Qc7 53. Ra8 Bc6 54. Na6 Rxb7
55. Nxc7 Rxb2 56. Rxd8+ Kh7 57. Nb5 Bxb5 58. axb5 a4 59. Ra8 Rb4 60. Bd3 Kg7
61. Ke2 Kh7 62. Kd2 Kg7 63. Kc3 Rb3+ 64. Kc2 Rb4 65. Rc8 Kh7 66. Be2 Kg7 67.
Bd3 Kh7 68. Rc3 Kg7 69. Ra3 Kf8 70. Kc3 Rb3+ 71. Rxb3 axb3 72. Kxb3 Ke8 1-0

February 07, 2013

Sichel-Kovalic City Championship February 02, 2013, round 4
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Nf3 Nf6 7. Bd3 e6 8.
O-O Bd6 9. Re1 Nbd7 10. Bg5 Qc7 11. Nf5 Bxf5 12. Bxf5 O-O-O 13. Bd3 h6 14. Be3
g5 15. c4 c5 16. b4 cxd4 17. Nxd4 Bxh2+ 18. Kf1 a6 19. c5 Ne5 20. b5 Nxd3 21.
Qxd3 axb5 22. Qxb5 Be5 23. Rad1 Rd5 24. Qa4 Ng4 25. Nb5 Nxe3+ 26. fxe3 Qb8 27.
Na7+ Kd8 28. c6 Ke7 29. Qb4+ Kf6 30. Rxd5 exd5 31. Qxb7 Qd6 32. Kg1 Rb8 33.
Rf1+ Bf4 34. Nb5 Qe5 35. Qa7 Rxb5 36. exf4 gxf4 37. c7 Qe6 38. Rxf4+ Kg5 39.
Qf2 Rb1+ 40. Kh2 Kg6 41. Rf6+ Qxf6 42. Qxf6+ Kxf6 43. c8=Q d4 44. Qc2 Ra1 45.
Qd2 Kg6 46. Qd3+ Kg5 47. Qxd4 Rxa2 48. Qd5+ 1-0

February 06, 2013

Horobetz-Nilsson City Championship  February 02, 2013, round 4
Queen Pawn Game

1. d4 d6 2. c4 e5 3. Nf3 e4 4. Ng5 f5 5. g3 h6 6. Nh3 g5 7. f3 c6 8. Nf2 Nf6 9.
Bg2 d5 10. O-O Bg7 11. Nc3 O-O 12. cxd5 cxd5 13. b3 Nc6 14. Ba3 Rf7 15. fxe4
fxe4 16. e3 Bf8 17. Bxf8 Qxf8 18. Qe2 h5 19. Nxd5 Nxd5 20. Bxe4 Nf6 21. Bg6 Bg4
22. Qc4 Re8 23. Nxg4 1-0

February 05, 2013

Wu-Salzgeber City Championship February 03, 2013, round 4
Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, Maróczy bind, 5...Bg7

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. c4 Bg7 6. Nc2 Nf6 7. Nc3 d6 8. Be2
O-O 9. O-O Nd7 10. Be3 Nc5 11. f3 f5 12. Qd2 fxe4 13. fxe4 Be6 14. Rxf8+ Qxf8
15. Rf1 Qd8 16. Bh6 Qb6 17. Kh1 Bxh6 18. Qxh6 Qxb2 19. Qd2 Qb6 20. Nd5 Qd8 
21. Qf4 Ne5 22. Nd4 Bxd5 23. exd5 Qf8 24. Qh4 Qg7 25. Ne6 Nxe6 26. dxe6 Rf8 
27. Rxf8+ Qxf8 28. Kg1 Qf6 29. Qxf6 exf6 30. Kf2 Kf8 31. Ke3 Ke7 32. Kd4 Kxe6 
33. a4 f5 34. a5 Nc6+ 35. Kc3 Nxa5 36. Kb4 Nc6+ 37. Kc3 d5 38. cxd5+ Kxd5 
39. Bf3+ Kc5 40. Bxc6 Kxc6 41. g3 b5 42. h4 a5 43. Kb3 Kc5 44. Kc3 a4 45. Kb2 
b4 46. Ka2 Kc4 47. Kb2 a3+ 48. Ka2 Kc3 49. Ka1 b3 50. Kb1 b2 51. Ka2 Kc2 
52. g4 b1=Q+ 53. Kxa3 Qb3# 0-1

February 04, 2013

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

February 03, 2013

Nilsson-Sichel  City Championship February 02, 2013, round 3
Sicilian: Maroczy Bind

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. c4 c5 4. Nf3 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nc6 6. Be3 d6 7. Nc3 Nf6 8.
Be2 O-O 9. f3 a6 10. Qd2 Bd7 11. Rc1 Nxd4 12. Bxd4 b5 13. cxb5 axb5 14. a3
Qa5 15. Na2 Qxd2+ 16. Kxd2 Nxe4+ 17. Ke3 Bxd4+ 18. Kxd4 Nc5 19. Rxc5 dxc5+
20. Kxc5 Rac8+ 21. Kb6 Rc2 22. Rd1 Be6 23. Bxb5 Bxa2 0-1

February 02, 2013

Pylant-Herbers  City Championship February 21, 1999
Danish Gambit

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. c3 dxc3 5. Nxc3 d6 6. Bc4 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 Nc6
8. Bxf7+ Kxf7 9. Qd5+ Kf8 10. Ng5 Qe7 11. O-O Nf6 12. Qb3 h6 13. Nf3 Qf7 14.
Qc2 Bg4 15. Nd4 Qg6 16. f3 Bd7 17. Ba3 Re8 18. Rae1 Ne5 19. c4 c5 20. Ne2 Qf7
21. Rc1 Be6 22. Nf4 Bxc4 23. Rfd1 Kg8 24. Rxd6 b6 25. Bb2 b5 26. Bxe5 Rxe5 27.
Rd8+ Kh7 28. Rdd1 Rc8 29. Qc3 Re7 30. e5 Ne4 31. Qe3 Ng5 32. h4 Ne6 33. Qe4+ g6
34. Nh5 Nd4 35. Ng3 Rce8 36. f4 Nf5 37. Nxf5 gxf5 38. Qc6 Rg8 39. Rd6 Rg6 40.
Rcd1 Rc7 41. Qa8 Rg8 42. Rd8 Qg6 43. R1d6 Qg3 44. R6d7+ Rxd7 45. Rxd7+ Kh8 46.
Qb7 Rg7 47. Rxg7 Qxg7 48. Qc8+ Bg8 49. e6 Qd4+ 50. Kh1 Qd6 51. e7 Qxe7 52. Qxf5
Bh7 53. Qc8+ Kg7 54. Qg4+ Kf8 55. Qc8+ Kf7 56. Qg4 a6 57. Qh5+ Kg7 58. Qg4+ Kf8
59. Qc8+ Kf7 60. Qg4 c4 61. Qh5+ Kg7 62. Qg4+ Kf8 63. Qc8+ Kf7 64. Qg4 Qe6 65.
Qh5+ Bg6 66. Qxh6 c3 67. f5 Qxf5 68. Qe3 c2 69. Qa7+ Kg8 70. Qb8+ Qf8 0-1

February 01, 2013

Salzgeber-Horobetz  City Championship January 26, 2013, round 3
Queen's pawn: Torre attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bg5 c5 4. e3 Qb6 5. Qc1 Ne4 6. Bf4 cxd4 7. exd4 Nc6
8. c3 d5 9. Nbd2 Bd7 10. Bd3 f5 11. Ne5 Nxe5 12. Bxe5 Bb5 13. Bxb5+ Qxb5 14.
f3 Nd6 15. Nb3 Nc4 16. Rb1 Qb6 17. Qg5 Kf7 18. Qh5+ g6 19. Qg5 Be7 20. Qh6
Nxe5 21. dxe5 Rac8 22. Ke2 Qa6+ 23. Kd2 Qxa2 24. Kc2 Bb4 25. Nd4 Rxc3+ 26.
Kd2 Rc4+ 27. Ke3 Bc5 28. Rhd1 Bxd4+ 29. Rxd4 Qxb1 30. Rxc4 Qe1+ 31. Kd4 dxc4
32. Qg5 Qd1+ 33. Kc3 Qd3+ 34. Kb4 Qb3+ 35. Kc5 Rc8+ 36. Kd6 Qb6+ 37. Kd7
Qc7#  0-1

January 31, 2013

Herbers-Pylant Memphis Candidates January 29, 2006, round 4
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Bc4 e6 4. d3 Nf6 5. Bg5 Be7 6. Nge2 a6 7. f4 Ng4 8.
Qd2 h6 9. Bxe7 Qxe7 10. O-O Qh4 11. h3 Nf6 12. e5 Nh5 13. Ne4 Nd4 14. Nd6+
Ke7 15. Nxd4 cxd4 16. Qb4 1-0

January 30, 2013

Pylant-Herbers Xmas Swiss December 31, 1988
Giuoco Piano: Bird's attack

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 e5 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. c3 Nf6 5. b4 Bxf2+ 6. Kxf2 Nxe4+ 7. Kf1 d5
8. Bb3 Bg4 9. d3 Nf6 10. Bg5 O-O 11. Bxf6 Qxf6 12. Bxd5 Nxb4 13. Be4 Qd6 14.
cxb4 f5 15. Qb3+ Kh8 16. Bd5 Rad8 17. Nc3 c6 18. Bc4 b5 19. Nxb5 cxb5 20.
Bxb5 e4 21. Nh4 Qf4+ 22. Nf3 exf3 0-1

January 29, 2013

Pylant-Herbers T.R.O.T.R.G!  May 23, 1978
Scotch gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Bc4 Bc5 5. O-O d6 6. c3 Ne5 7. cxd4 Nxc4
8. dxc5 Bd7 9. Qd4 Ne5 10. Nxe5 dxe5 11. Qxe5+ Ne7 12. Bf4 O-O 13. Qxc7 Qe8
14. Nc3 f5 15. Bd6 Rf7 16. Bxe7 Rxe7 17. Qg3 Rf7 18. exf5 Rxf5 19. Rae1 Qh5
20. Qd6 Bc6 21. Ne4 Raf8 22. Ng3 Qg5 23. Ne4 Qh5 24. Qe6+ Kh8 25. Ng3 R5f6
26. Qb3 Rh6 27. h3 Bxg2 28. Nf5 Qg5 29. Qg3 Qxf5 30. Re5 Qf6 31. Rfe1 Bc6
32. h4 Rg6 0-1

January 28, 2013

Nilsson-Cao Mid-South Open November 25, 2011, round 1
Sicilian: Najdorf, Lipnitzky attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bc4 e6 7. Bb3 Nbd7 8.
O-O Nc5 9. f4 Be7 10. Qf3 O-O 11. e5 dxe5 12. Nde2 e4 13. Qg3 b5 14. Be3 Bb7
15. Nd4 Nxb3 16. axb3 Bc5 17. Rad1 Qb6 18. b4 Bxb4 19. Nf5 Qxe3+ 20. Nxe3
Bxc3 21. bxc3 Rac8 22. Qe1 Nd5 23. Nxd5 exd5 24. f5 Rc6 25. f6 Rxf6 26. Rxf6
gxf6 27. Qh4 Kg7 28. Rf1 f5 29. Qg5+ Kh8 30. Qf6+ Kg8 31. Rxf5 e3 32. Rg5# 1-0

January 27, 2013

Beatty-Puckett  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 2
QGD Slav: 3.Nf3

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. d4 Bf5 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. Qb3 Qd7 7. Ne5 Qc8
8. Nxd5 Nxd5 9. Qxd5 e6 10. Qb5+ Nd7 11. Bd2 a6 12. Qxd7+ Qxd7 13. Nxd7 Kxd7
14. f3 Bd6 15. e4 Bg6 16. Bd3 Rhe8 17. Kf2 Rac8 18. Rhd1 e5 19. Be3 Ke7 20.
Rac1 f6 21. dxe5 Bxe5 22. f4 Bd6 23. Kf3 Red8 24. Bb6 Rf8 25. Bc4 f5 26. e5
Bxe5 27. Re1 Bh5+ 28. Kf2 Kf6 29. Rxe5 Bf7 30. Bc5 Rfe8 31. Rxe8 Bxe8 32.
Bd4+ Ke7 33. Re1+ Kf8 34. Be6 Rc2+ 35. Re2 Rxe2+ 36. Kxe2 g6 37. Bd5 b5 38.
Bc3 Bf7 39. Bxf7 1-0

January 26, 2013

Cao-Beatty Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 1
Benkö gambit half accepted

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. b6 Qxb6 6. Nc3 g6 7. e4 d6 8. Bd3
Bg7 9. Nf3 Bg4 10. O-O Nbd7 11. h3 Bxf3 12. Qxf3 O-O 13. Qe2 e6 14. dxe6
fxe6 15. Bc4 Rfe8 16. Rd1 d5 17. exd5 exd5 18. Nxd5 Nxd5 19. Bxd5+ Kh8 20.
Qc2 Rac8 21. Rb1 Bd4 22. b3 Nf6 23. Bf3 Qd6 24. Bb2 Qf4 25. Bxd4 cxd4 26.
Qd2 Qxd2 27. Rxd2 Ne4 28. Bxe4 Rxe4 29. Rbd1 Rd8 30. f3 Rf4 31. Kf2 Kg7 32.
g3 Rf5 33. Rxd4 Re8 34. g4 Ra5 35. R1d2 g5 36. Rd5 Rxd5 37. Rxd5 Kf6 38.
Rd6+ 1-0

January 25, 2013

Nilsson-Kovalic  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 13, 2013, round 4
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Qe2 d4 4. Nd1 e5 5. Nf3 Bd6 6. g3 Nf6 7. d3 h6 8. Bg2
Be6 9. O-O Nbd7 10. a4 a5 11. Bd2 O-O 12. Qe1 Nc5 13. b3 b6 14. Nb2 Na6 15.
Nh4 Nb4 16. Qc1 Rc8 17. Re1 Qd7 18. f4 Bh3 19. f5 Bxg2 20. Kxg2 Nh7 21. Nc4
Qc7 22. Nf3 Rfe8 23. h4 1/2-1/2

January 24, 2013

Salzgeber-Nilsson  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 13, 2013, round 5
King's Indian: Torre attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bg5 Bg7 4. Nbd2 O-O 5. e4 d6 6. Bc4 Nxe4 7. Bxf7+
Rxf7 8. Nxe4 Bg4 9. c3 Nc6 10. Ned2 Qd7 11. Qb3 1/2-1/2

January 23, 2013

Cao-Nilsson  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 2
QGD: semi-Slav

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c6 4. Nf3 Nd7 5. Bf4 dxc4 6. a4 a5 7. e3 Nb6 8. Ne5
Nf6 9. Bxc4 Bb4 10. O-O O-O 11. Qc2 Nbd5 12. Nxd5 exd5 13. Bd3 h6 14. Rac1
Nh5 15. Bg3 Nxg3 16. fxg3 Be6 17. Rf3 Qe7 18. Rcf1 c5 19. Bf5 Ra6 20. Ng6
fxg6 21. Bxe6+ Rxe6 22. Rxf8+ Kh7 23. R8f7 Qe8 24. dxc5 Rxe3 25. Rxb7 Re2
26. Qc1 Qe4 27. Rf2 Re1+ 28. Rf1 Rxc1 29. Rxc1 Qe3+ 0-1

January 22, 2013

Satheesh-Salzgeber  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 1
QGD Slav/Grünfeld: Schlechter variation

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 g6 5. e3 Bg7 6. Be2 O-O 7. O-O Bg4 8.
cxd5 Nxd5 9. Qb3 Nxc3 10. bxc3 Qb6 11. Qd1 Nd7 12. Ba3 Rfe8 13. h3 Bxf3 14.
Bxf3 Rab8 15. Qc2 Qc7 16. Rfd1 Nb6 17. Be2 Rbd8 18. c4 Nd7 19. Rac1 Nf6 20.
c5 e6 21. Rb1 Nd5 22. Qb3 Rb8 23. Bc1 e5 24. Bf3 exd4 25. exd4 Bxd4 26. Bb2
Bxb2 27. Qxb2 Nf4 28. Bg4 Ne6 29. Bxe6 Rxe6 30. Rd2 Rbe8 31. Qa1 b6 32. cxb6
axb6 33. Rbd1 c5 34. Rd7 Qf4 35. Rd8 Qc7 36. Rxe8+ Rxe8 37. g3 c4 38. Re1
Rxe1+ 39. Qxe1 c3 40. Qc1 c2 41. Kg2 Qc4 42. a3 Qd5+ 43. Kh2 Qd1 44. Qe3
c1=Q 45. Qe8+ Kg7 46. Qe5+ Kh6 47. Qe4 Qg1# 0-1

January 21, 2013

Kothapalle-Wu  Free G/60 Quads January 05, 2013, round 2
Grünfeld: Three knights variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. Bd2 O-O 7. e3 Nc6 8.
Bc4 Nb6 9. Be2 Re8 10. O-O e5 11. dxe5 Nxe5 12. Nxe5 Bxe5 13. Rc1 Bd7 14.
Bf3 c6 15. Qc2 Qb8 16. h3 Qc8 17. g3 Bxh3 18. Bg2 h5 19. Kh2 Bxg2 20. Kxg2
Qg4 21. Qd1 Qe6 22. b3 Rad8 23. Qc2 Nd5 24. Rh1 Nb4 25. Qb1 Rxd2 26. Rh4
Bxc3 27. Rxc3 Qf6 0-1

January 20, 2013

Kovalic-Salzgeber  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 3
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Bg2 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. Nf3 Nf6 6. d4 cxd4 7. Nxd4 O-O 8.
O-O Qb6 9. Ndb5 a6 10. Be3 Qd8 11. Nd4 Ng4 12. Nxc6 bxc6 13. Bd4 Bxd4 14.
Qxd4 Nf6 15. e4 Rb8 16. b3 Qc7 17. e5 c5 18. Qf4 Nh5 19. Qe3 Ng7 20. Nd5 Qd8
21. Qxc5 d6 22. exd6 exd6 23. Qc7 Qxc7 24. Nxc7 Nf5 25. Rad1 Rd8 26. Rfe1
Bb7 27. Nd5 Kg7 28. Re2 a5 29. Nc3 Bxg2 30. Kxg2 h5 31. Rd5 Ra8 32. a4 Rdb8
33. Nb5 Rb6 34. Red2 Raa6 35. R2d3 Kf6 36. h3 Ke7 37. g4 hxg4 38. hxg4 Ng7
39. Re3+ Ne6 40. Kg3 Kf8 41. f4 Nc5 42. Rd1 Kg7 43. g5 f5 44. Kg2 Ne4 45.
Rh3 Rb8 46. Rdh1 Raa8 47. Rh7+ Kf8 48. Rh8+ Ke7 49. R1h7+ Ke6 50. Nd4# 1-0

January 19, 2013

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 18, 2013

Salzgeber-Pope  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 13, 2013, round 4
Queen's pawn: Torre attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bg5 d5 4. Nbd2 b6 5. c3 Be7 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Bd3 Bb7 8.
O-O Ne4 9. Bxe7 Qxe7 10. Qc2 Ndf6 11. Ne5 O-O 12. f3 Nxd2 13. Qxd2 Rac8 14.
g4 c5 15. Qc2 g6 16. Kf2 cxd4 17. exd4 Ne8 18. Be2 f6 19. Nd3 e5 20. Qb3 Kg7
21. Nb4 Qd6 22. Rh1 e4 23. Raf1 f5 24. g5 Nc7 25. h4 Qf4 26. Qc2 a5 27. Qb3
axb4 28. Qxb4 exf3 29. Bxf3 Qd2+ 30. Kg1 Ba6 31. Qe7+ Kg8 32. Rf2 Qd3 33.
Kg2 Bb7 34. h5 Rf7 35. Qd6 Rg7 36. h6 Nb5 37. Qxb6 Qe3 38. hxg7 Qxg5+ 39.
Kh2 Qh4+ 40. Kg1 Qg5+ 41. Bg2 Qc1+ 42. Kh2 Qh6+ 43. Bh3 Qh4 44. Qe6+ Kxg7
45. Qe5+ Kf7 46. Re2 f4 47. Rg1 h5 48. Qe6+ Kg7 49. Qxg6+ 1-0

January 17, 2013

Sytnytsky-Herbers  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 1
Dresden opening

1. e4 Nc6 2. c4 e5 3. Nf3 Bc5 4. Nc3 d6 5. h3 a6 6. d3 Nge7 7. Be3 Nd4 8.
Na4 Ba7 9. Nxd4 exd4 10. Bd2 O-O 11. b4 b5 12. Nb2 f5 13. a4 fxe4 14. dxe4
bxa4 15. Rxa4 Ng6 16. Qh5 Bb7 17. Bg5 Qe8 18. f3 Bxe4 19. fxe4 Qxe4+ 20. Qe2
Qf5 21. Qd2 Rae8+ 22. Be2 Ne5 23. Rf1 Nd3+ 24. Nxd3 Qxf1# 0-1

January 16, 2013

Smith-Wu  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 3
King's Indian: London system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. e3 O-O 5. Nbd2 d5 6. c3 Bf5 7. h3 Nc6 8.
Be2 Re8 9. O-O Nd7 10. Nh4 Be4 11. Nhf3 e5 12. dxe5 Ndxe5 13. Nd4 Nxd4 14.
cxd4 Nd3 15. Bh2 b6 16. Nxe4 dxe4 17. Bxd3 exd3 18. Qxd3 c5 19. Rad1 cxd4
20. exd4 Qd5 21. b3 Rad8 22. Bf4 Bxd4 23. Be3 Re4 24. Rd2 Qe5 25. Bxd4 Rexd4
26. Qc3 Qc5 27. Qxc5 bxc5 28. Rc2 Rd2 29. Rfc1 Rxc2 30. Rxc2 Rd5 31. Kf1 Kf8 1/2-1/2

January 15, 2013

Kovalic-Herbers  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 13, 2013, round 5
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Nc3 d6 4. Bg2 g6 5. e4 Bg7 6. Nge2 Nge7 7. O-O O-O 8.
d3 f5 9. a3 Be6 10. Bg5 Qd7 11. Qd2 fxe4 12. Nxe4 Nf5 13. Be3 Nxe3 14. fxe3
Qe7 15. Rxf8+ Rxf8 16. Rf1 Bh6 17. Rxf8+ Qxf8 18. N2c3 Nd4 19. Qf2 Nf5 20.
Nd1 Bg7 21. Ng5 Bh6 22. Nxe6 Qe7 23. Bxb7 Kh8 24. Bd5 c6 25. Bxc6 Qxe6 26.
Bd5 Qe7 27. g4 Qg5 28. h3 Nxe3 29. Qf7 Nxd5 30. Qxd5 Qc1 31. Qa8+ Kg7 32.
Qxa7+ Kf6 33. Qf2+ Ke7 34. Qe2 Be3+ 35. Kg2 Bd4 36. a4 Qf4 37. Nc3 Qc1 38.
Nd1 Qf4 39. b4 h5 40. Nf2 h4 41. Ne4 Qc1 42. Qf1 Qb2+ 43. Kh1 Qxb4 44. Qf6+
Kd7 45. Qf7+ Kd8 46. Qf8+ Kc7 47. Qe7+ Kc6 48. Qe8+ Kc7 1/2-1/2

January 14, 2013

Weaver-Kovalic  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 2
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 b6 3. e4 Nc6 4. g3 Bb7 5. Bg2 Nf6 6. Nge2 Ne5 7. d3 d6 8.
O-O e6 9. f4 Ned7 10. f5 e5 11. a4 Nb8 12. Bd2 Nc6 13. Na2 a5 14. b3 Be7 15.
Be3 Ng4 16. Qd2 Nxe3 17. Qxe3 Bg5 18. Qf3 Nd4 19. Nxd4 cxd4 20. Kf2 Bd2 21.
Ke2 Qg5 22. h4 Qe3+ 23. Qxe3 dxe3 24. Rad1 h5 25. Rxd2 exd2 26. Kxd2 Ke7 27.
Nc3 Bc6 28. Nd5+ Bxd5 29. exd5 Rag8 30. Ke3 Rh6 31. Bh3 g5 32. hxg5 Rxg5 33.
Rf3 Kf6 34. Ke2 Rh8 35. Ke3 Rhg8 36. Kf2 R8g7 37. Re3 h4 38. gxh4 Rg1 39. h5
Rb1 40. d4 exd4 41. Rd3 Ke5 42. Kf3 Rg5 43. h6 Rh5 44. Bg4 Rxh6 45. Kg3 Rb2
46. Rf3 Rhh2 47. Bh3 Kf6 48. Kg4 Rhf2 0-1

January 13, 2013

Nilsson-Herbers  Memphis Candidates 2013 January 12, 2013, round 3
Ruy Lopez: Exchange Variation

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 e5 3. Bb5 a6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. O-O Bg4 6. d3 Bc5 7. Be3 Qe7 8.
Bxc5 Qxc5 9. Nbd2 O-O-O 10. Qb1 f6 11. b4 Qe7 12. a4 Qd7 13. Qb2 Ne7 14. Rfb1
Ng6 15. b5 a5 16. Qc3 Nf4 17. Qxa5 Kb8 18. b6 cxb6 19. Qxb6 Qc7 20. a5 Ne2+ 21.
Kf1 Nc3 22. Rb3 Nb5 23. c4 Qxb6 24. axb6 Nd6 25. Rba3 Kc8 26. Nb3 Kd7 27. Nc5+
Ke7 28. Nd2 Bc8 29. Ke2 g5 30. f3 h5 31. Ke3 g4 32. f4 Nf7 33. f5 Nd6 34. Ra7
Rh7 35. Ndb3 Ke8 36. Na6 Re7 37. Nc7+ Kf7 38. Nc5 Ne8 39. Nxb7 Bxb7 40. Rxb7
Rc8 41. Nxe8 Kxe8 42. Raa7 1-0

January 12, 2013

Sichel-Horobetz  Bluff City Open  April 21, 2012, round 4
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Nge2 Nc6 5. Bg2 d6 6. d3 e5 7. Nd5 f5 8. h4
h6 9. Nec3 Nge7 10. Bd2 Rb8 11. f4 Nxd5 12. exd5 Nd4 13. h5 g5 14. fxg5 hxg5
15. h6 Bf6 16. Qh5+ Kf8 17. O-O-O b5 18. Rdf1 Bd7 19. h7 Qe7 20. Ne4 Be8 21.
Qh6+ Bg7 22. Qxg5 Qxg5 23. Bxg5 Bf7 24. Nxd6 Ne2+ 25. Kd2 Nxg3 26. Nxf5
Nxf1+ 27. Rxf1 Rb7 28. d6 Rd7 29. Be7+ 1-0

January 11, 2013

Sichel-Horobetz  Memphis Candidates  January 08, 2012, round 4
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Nge2 Nc6 5. Bg2 d6 6. d3 Nf6 7. Bd2 O-O 8.
Qc1 Ne8 9. Bh6 Nd4 10. Bxg7 Nxg7 11. Nxd4 cxd4 12. Ne2 e5 13. O-O Be6 14. c4
dxc3 15. bxc3 d5 16. Rb1 dxe4 17. Bxe4 Bd5 18. Qe3 f5 19. Bxd5+ Qxd5 20. c4
Qd7 21. Rb5 Rae8 22. Rd5 Qf7 23. Rxe5 Rxe5 24. Qxe5 Re8 25. Qb2 Qd7 26. Nf4
Rf8 27. Nd5 Nh5 28. f4 g5 29. Qe2 Nf6 30. Ne7+ Kg7 31. fxg5 Qd4+ 32. Kg2 1-0

January 10, 2013

Horobetz-Sichel  Memphis Summer Open  July 22, 2012, round 5
Scandinavian: Marshall variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. c4 Nb6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. Rc1 O-O 8.
Be2 Nc6 9. d5 Na5 10. Bxb6 axb6 11. b4 c6 12. bxa5 Rxa5 13. dxc6 bxc6 14.
Qxd8 Rxd8 15. Bf3 Ra3 16. Nge2 Be6 17. O-O Bxc4 18. Rfd1 Rxd1+ 19. Nxd1 Bxe2
20. Bxe2 Rxa2 21. Bf3 c5 22. Ne3 Bd4 23. Rb1 Ra6 24. Nd5 e5 25. Nxb6 f5 26.
Bd5+ Kg7 27. h3 h5 28. g3 e4 29. Kg2 Ra3 30. Rc1 h4 31. gxh4 Rd3 32. Rc2 e3
33. f4 Rd1 34. Re2 Bf6 35. Bf3 Bxh4 36. Rxe3 Rb1 37. Nd7 c4 38. Ne5 Rb2+ 39.
Re2 c3 40. Nd3 Rb8 41. Rc2 Bf6 42. Ne5 Rb2 43. Bd1 Bxe5 44. fxe5 Kf7 45. Kf3
Rxc2 46. Bxc2 Ke6 47. Kf4 g5+ 48. Kxg5 Kxe5 49. Bxf5 1-0

January 09, 2013

Horobetz-Sichel  Sudden Death G/45  August 03, 2012, round 2
Petrov: modern attack, Symmetrical variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. d4 Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. c4 c6 8.
Nc3 Nxc3 9. bxc3 Nd7 10. Nxd7 Bxd7 11. cxd5 cxd5 12. Qh5 f5 13. Bf4 g6 14.
Qf3 Bc6 15. Rae1 Bf6 16. Re6 Qd7 17. Rd6 Qe7 18. Qg3 Qg7 19. Re1 Rae8 20.
Be5 Bxe5 21. dxe5 Re7 22. f4 Rfe8 23. c4 Rd7 24. c5 Rde7 25. h4 Re6 26. Bc2
Kh8 27. Bb3 Qc7 28. Qd3 Rxd6 29. cxd6 Qb6+ 30. Kh2 Qf2 31. Qg3 Qc5 32. Qg5
a5 33. h5 1-0

January 08, 2013

Horobetz-Sichel  Mid-Summer Slowdown  July 30, 2010, round 5
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. h3 Nc6 5. Nf3 e5 6. dxe5 Nxe5 7. Be3 Ne7 8.
Nxe5 Bxe5 9. Bc4 Be6 10. Bxe6 fxe6 11. Qg4 Qd7 12. Rd1 a6 13. f4 Bg7 14. O-O
O-O-O 15. Rd3 Rdf8 16. Rfd1 h5 17. Qg5 Bh6 18. Qc5 Nc6 19. Na4 dxc5 20. Rxd7
b6 21. b4 Ne5 22. Re7 Bxf4 23. Bxf4 Rxf4 24. Rxe6 Rxe4 25. Kh1 Rd8 26. Rxd8+
Kxd8 27. Rf6 cxb4 28. Rf2 g5 29. Nb2 g4 30. hxg4 Nxg4 31. Rd2+ Kc8 32. g3 a5
33. Nd3 Kb7 34. Kg2 Rc4 35. Kf3 a4 36. Nf4 Rc3+ 37. Kg2 Rxc2 38. Rxc2 Ne3+
39. Kh3 Nxc2 40. Nd3 b3 41. axb3 a3 42. Nc1 Ne3 43. Kh4 Nf5+ 44. Kxh5 Nxg3+
45. Kg4 Ne4 46. Na2 c5 47. Kf4 Nd2 48. b4 Kc6 49. Ke3 Nb3 50. Kd3 Kb5 51.
bxc5 Kxc5 52. Kc3 Nd4 53. Nb4 Nb5+ 54. Kb3 Kd4 55. Nc2+ Kd3 56. Nb4+ Kd2 57.
Ka2 Kc3 58. Nd5+ Kc4 59. Nxb6+ Kc5 60. Na4+ Kb4 61. Nb2 Nc3+ 62. Ka1 Kb3 63.
Nc4 a2 64. Nd2+ Ka3 1/2-1/2

January 07, 2013

Horobetz-Sichel  Mitchell Memorial  December 21, 2012, round 3
Petroff Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. d4 Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Be7 6. O-O Nc6 7. Bb5 Bd7 8.
Nxd7 Qxd7 9. c4 a6 10. Ba4 Nf6 11. Bg5 O-O 12. Nc3 Qf5 13. cxd5 Qxg5 14. dxc6
b5 15. f4 Qh4 16. Qe1 Qxe1 17. Raxe1 Rfe8 18. Bb3 Bb4 19. Re5 Bd6 20. h3 b4 21.
Nd1 Rad8 22. Ne3 Rf8 23. Ra5 Ne4 24. Nf5 Nd2 25. Rf2 Nxb3 26. axb3 g6 27. Ne3
Rfe8 28. Nc4 Re1+ 29. Kh2 Be7 30. Re5 Rxe5 31. dxe5 Bc5 32. Rf3 h5 33. g4 hxg4
34. hxg4 Kg7 35. f5 Rd4 36. Kh3 Rd1 37. Kg3 Rg1+ 38. Kf4 f6 39. e6 g5+ 40. Ke4
Rxg4+ 41. Kd5 Be7 42. Rf1 Rg3 43. Ra1 Rxb3 44. Rxa6 g4 45. Ra1 Kh6 46. Rh1+ Rh3
47. Rg1 Kg5 48. Ke4 Bc5 49. Rg2 Rh1 50. Nd2 Re1+ 51. Kd5 Re5+ 52. Kc4 Kxf5 53.
Nb3 Bb6 54. Kxb4 Re4+ 55. Kb5 Kxe6 56. Ka6 f5 57. Nd2 Re5 58. Nc4 Bd4 59. Kb7
Rc5 60. b3 Rxc4 61. bxc4 Be5 62. Re2 g3 1-0

January 06, 2013

Bansal-Little  Mike Barton Memorial 2  August 18, 2012, round 1
QGD semi-Slav

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 c6 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 Nbd7 7. h3 h6 8. Bh4
O-O 9. Bd3 dxc4 10. Bxc4 b5 11. Bd3 a6 12. O-O Bb7 13. Qc2 Rc8 14. Rac1 Nd5
15. Bxe7 Qxe7 16. Nxd5 cxd5 17. Qd2 Rfd8 18. Rxc8 Rxc8 19. Rc1 Qd8 20. b4
Rc7 21. a3 Qc8 22. Rc2 Nb6 23. Rxc7 Qxc7 24. Qb2 f6 25. Nd2 Na4 26. Qc2 Qxc2
27. Bxc2 Nb6 28. Kf1 Nc4 29. Nxc4 dxc4 30. g3 Kf7 31. Ke2 Ke7 32. f3 Kd6 33.
Be4 Bd5 34. Bxd5 Kxd5 35. Kd2 f5 36. h4 h5 37. Kc3 g6 38. Kd2 e5 39. dxe5
Kxe5 40. Kc3 Kd5 41. Kd2 1/2-1/2

January 05, 2013

Houston-Wu  National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 1
Grünfeld: exchange variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Rb1 O-O
8. Nf3 c5 9. Be2 Nc6 10. Bb2 Bg4 11. d5 Bxf3 12. Bxf3 Ne5 13. O-O Qa5 14.
Qb3 Nxf3+ 15. gxf3 b5 16. Ba3 c4 17. Qb4 Qxb4 18. Bxb4 Rfe8 19. Ba5 Rab8 20.
Rfd1 Be5 21. Bb4 Ra8 22. Rbc1 a5 23. Bc5 Rac8 24. Bd4 Bxd4 25. Rxd4 Rc5 26.
f4 Rec8 27. a3 Kf8 28. e5 Rd8 29. Rcd1 Rc7 30. d6 exd6 31. exd6 Rcd7 32. Rd5
Rb7 33. Rb1 Rdb8 34. d7 Rd8 35. a4 Rdxd7 36. Rxd7 Rxd7 37. axb5 Rb7 38. b6
Ke7 39. Rb5 Kd6 40. Rxa5 Rxb6 41. Ra7 Ke6 42. Rc7 Rb8 43. Rxc4 Rb7 44. Kg2
Kd5 45. Rc8 Ke4 46. Kg3 h5 47. f3+ Ke3 48. c4 h4+ 49. Kg4 f5+ 50. Kg5 Kxf3
51. c5 h3 52. c6 Ra7 53. Rb8 Rc7 54. Rb3+ Kg2 55. Rb2+ Kf3 56. Rc2 Ke4 57.
Kxg6 Kxf4 58. Rc5 Kg4 59. Rc4+ f4 60. Kf6 Kf3 61. Ke5 Kg2 62. Kd6 Rxc6+ 63.
Kxc6 f3 64. Rc2+ f2 65. Kd5 Kg1 66. Rc1+ Kxh2 67. Ke4 Kg2 68. Rc2 h2 69. Ke3
h1=Q 70. Rxf2+ Kg3 71. Rf5 Qe1+ 72. Kd4 Qd2+ 73. Kc5 Kg4 0-1

January 04, 2013

Sytnytsky-Weaver  Mid-South Warmup 2012 #3  November 16, 2012, round 3
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 d6 4. a3 Nf6 5. h3 g6 6. d4 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Qb6 8.
Bb5 Bd7 9. Nxc6 Bxc6 10. Bxc6+ Qxc6 11. f3 Bg7 12. Bd2 O-O 13. O-O Qc5+ 14.
Kh1 Nh5 15. Ne2 Bxb2 16. Rb1 Bf6 17. g4 Ng7 18. g5 Bxg5 19. Bxg5 Qxg5 20.
Rg1 Qe3 21. Ng3 b6 22. h4 Qh6 23. h5 Nxh5 24. Nxh5 Qxh5+ 25. Kg2 Qg5+ 26.
Kf1 Qh5 27. Kf2 Qc5+ 28. Kg3 Rac8 29. Rg2 0-1

January 03, 2013

Weaver-Horobetz  Mid-South Warmup 2012 #3  November 16, 2012, round 2
English: ultra-symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 e5 6. Be3 d6 7. Qd2 Nge7 8.
Bh6 O-O 9. Bxg7 Kxg7 10. e3 Be6 11. Nge2 f5 12. f4 d5 13. b3 dxc4 14. dxc4
Qxd2+ 15. Kxd2 Rfd8+ 16. Ke1 e4 17. a3 Rd3 18. Kf2 a6 19. Rhd1 Rad8 20. Bf1
Na5 21. Rxd3 exd3 22. Nc1 d2 23. Nd3 Nxb3 24. Rb1 Bxc4 25. Nxc5 Nxc5 26.
Bxc4 Ne4+ 27. Nxe4 d1=Q 28. Rxd1 Rxd1 29. Nc5 Rc1 30. Ne6+ Kf6 31. Bb3 Rc3
32. Nd4 Nc6 33. Nxc6 bxc6 34. Bg8 Rxa3 35. Bxh7 0-1

January 02, 2013

Mitchell-Pylant  Pyramid Game  July 17, 1993, round 1

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3 O-O 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bh4 b6 8.
Nf3 Bb7 9. a4 a5 10. Rb1 d6 11. e3 Nbd7 12. Be2 g5 13. Bxg5 hxg5 14. Nxg5
Ne4 15. Nxe4 Bxe4 16. Rb2 f5 17. Bf3 Nf6 18. Bxe4 Nxe4 19. Rc2 Qg5 20. Qf3
Rf7 21. g3 Raf8 22. Qf4 Qxf4 23. exf4 Re8 24. f3 Nf6 25. Re2 Rfe7 26. Kd2 e5
27. fxe5 dxe5 28. d5 e4 29. Rhe1 Kf7 30. Re3 exf3 31. Rxe7+ Rxe7 32. Rxe7+
Kxe7 33. Ke3 f2 34. Kxf2 Ne4+ 0-1

January 01, 2013

Kleiman-Cohen  North American Open December 28, 2012, round 6
Giuoco Piano

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. c3 Nf6 5. d3 d6 6. O-O O-O 7. Bb3 a6 8. h3 d5
9. exd5 Nxd5 10. Re1 Re8 11. d4 Be7 12. dxe5 Be6 13. Qe2 Na5 14. Bc2 c5 15. Rd1
Qc7 16. Qe4 g6 17. Rxd5 Bxd5 18. Qxd5 Rad8 19. Qe4 f6 20. Bh6 Qb6 21. b3 fxe5
22. Nbd2 Qc7 23. Nc4 Nc6 24. Ne3 Bf8 25. Bg5 Rd6 26. Ng4 Bg7 27. Re1 b5 28. Be3
Nd8 29. Nh6+ Kh8 30. Qh4 Ne6 31. Be4 Rf8 32. Ng4 Kg8 33. Nfxe5 Qd8 34. Nh6+
Bxh6 35. Qxd8 Rfxd8 36. Bxh6 Rd1 37. Kf1 Rxe1+ 38. Kxe1 Nc7 39. c4 bxc4 40.
bxc4 Rb8 41. a4 Rb4 42. Bc6 Kh8 43. g4 Ne6 44. Bd5 Nc7 45. Bc6 Ne6 46. h4 Nd4 1-0

December 31, 2012

Moody-Friedman  Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 5
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Bf5 3. e3 Nf6 4. Bd3 e6 5. O-O c5 6. b3 Nc6 7. Bb2 cxd4 8.
Nxd4 Bd6 9. Nxf5 exf5 10. Bxf5 Be5 11. Bxe5 Nxe5 12. Qe2 O-O 13. Nd2 Qc7 14.
Rac1 Rad8 15. c4 Qa5 16. Rc2 dxc4 17. bxc4 Rfe8 18. Nb3 Qc7 19. c5 Nc6 20.
Qc4 Qe5 21. Bh3 Qg5 22. g3 Ne5 23. Qe2 Qh6 24. Bg2 Neg4 25. h3 Nxe3 26. fxe3
Rxe3 27. Qf2 Rdd3 28. Qf4 Qg6 29. c6 bxc6 30. Rxc6 Re8 31. Kh2 Rdd8 32. Ra6
Qd3 33. Rxa7 Re2 34. Qf3 Re3 35. Qf5 Rxg3 36. Qxd3 Rgxd3 37. Rf3 R3d7 38.
Rxd7 Rxd7 39. Rf1 Kf8 40. Ra1 Ra7 41. a4 Ke7 42. Nd4 Kd7 43. Kg3 Ra5 44. Nb5
h5 45. Kf4 Kc8 46. Ke3 Nd7 47. Rc1+ Kb8 48. Rc7 Rxb5 49. Rxd7 Rg5 50. Kf2 f6
51. Rd8+ Ka7 52. Ra8+ Kb6 53. Kf3 Re5 54. Kf4 g5+ 55. Kg3 Rf5 56. Rb8+ Ka7
57. Rb5 Rf4 58. Rb7+ Ka6 59. Rb8 Ka7 60. Ra8+ Kb6 61. a5+ Kc7 62. a6 h4+ 63.
Kh2 Rf2 64. Kg1 Ra2 65. Kf1 f5 66. Bb7 g4 67. Rc8+ Kb6 68. hxg4 fxg4 69. Rc4
h3 70. Rxg4 h2 71. Rh4 Rc2 72. Ke1 Ka7 73. Rh7 h1=Q+ 74. Rxh1 Rc1+ 75. Ke2
Rxh1 76. Bxh1 Kxa6 1/2-1/2

December 30, 2012

Nilsson-Wade  Mitchell Memorial 2012 December 28, 2012, round 4
Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, modern variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nf3 g6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. f3 O-O 8.
Qd2 d5 9. exd5 Nxd5 10. Nxd5 Nxd4 11. O-O-O Qxd5 12. c4 Nb3+ 13. axb3 Qxd2+
14. Rxd2 Be6 15. Bd3 Rad8 16. Rhd1 Bd4 17. Bxd4 Rxd4 18. Be4 Rxd2 19. Rxd2
b6 20. Rd4 Rc8 21. Kd2 Kf8 22. Kd3 Ke8 23. b4 Rc7 24. b3 Bc8 25. f4 Bb7 26.
Bxb7 Rxb7 27. g4 h6 28. Ke4 e6 29. Ke5 Ke7 30. g5 hxg5 31. fxg5 Rc7 32. Rd6
Rc8 33. Rd2 Rc7 34. h4 Rc8 35. Ra2 Rc7 36. b5 Rc5+ 1/2-1/2

December 29, 2012

Pylant-Mitchell 4th Match August 26, 1984
Scotch: Göring gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. c3 d5 5. exd5 Qxd5 6. cxd4 Nf6 7. Nc3 Qd8
8. Bb5 Qe7+ 9. Be3 Bd7 10. O-O a6 11. Bd3 Nb4 12. Bc4 b5 13. Bb3 c6 14. Re1
O-O-O 15. a3 Nbd5 16. Nxd5 cxd5 17. Rc1+ Kb7 18. Bf4 Be6 19. Rc7+ Qxc7 20.
Bxc7 Kxc7 21. Ne5 Rd6 22. Qc2+ Kb7 23. Rc1 Ka8 24. Nxf7 Bxf7 25. Qc8+ Ka7
26. Rc7+ Kb6 27. Rb7+ Ka5 28. Qc7+ 1-0

December 28, 2012

Mitchell-Serotta U.S. Junior Open July 06, 1990, round 2
QGD Slav defense: exchange variation

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. cxd5 cxd5 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. Bf4 e6 6. e3 Bd6 7. Bxd6 Qxd6 8.
f4 O-O 9. Bd3 Re8 10. Nf3 Nc6 11. O-O a6 12. Ne5 Ne7 13. Qf3 b5 14. Rac1 Ra7
15. Rc2 Bd7 16. g4 Rc8 17. g5 Ne4 18. Nxe4 dxe4 19. Rxc8+ Bxc8 20. Bxe4 Rc7 21.
Bxh7+ Kf8 22. Qh5 Ng8 23. Bxg8 Kxg8 24. g6 fxg6 25. Nxg6 Bb7 26. Qh8+ Kf7 27.
Ne5+ Kf6 28. Qh4+ Kf5 29. Qg4+ Kf6 30. Qg5# 1-0

December 27, 2012

Mitchell-Hall U.S. Junior Open July 08, 1990, round 6
Nimzo-Indian: Sämisch variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3 Ne4 6. e3 b6 7. Qg4 Bb7 8.
Qxg7 Rf8 9. f3 Nf6 10. Qg5 Rg8 11. Qh4 d6 12. e4 Nbd7 13. Be3 Qe7 14. Qf2 d5
15. cxd5 exd5 16. e5 Nh5 17. Kd2 f5 18. f4 c5 19. Be2 Ng7 20. Nf3 Ne6 21.
Nh4 Qf7 22. Bd3 Nxe5 23. fxe5 f4 24. Bxf4 Qxf4+ 25. Qxf4 Nxf4 26. Bxh7 1-0

December 26, 2012

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

December 25, 2012

Kothapalle-Nilsson  Mitchell Memorial 2012 December 21, 2012, round 3
King's Indian: orthodox, Aronin-Taimanov variation (Yugoslav attack / Mar del Plata variation)

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8. d5
Ne7 9. Bd2 a5 10. Ne1 Nd7 11. Nd3 f5 12. Rc1 h6 13. c5 Nxc5 14. Nxc5 dxc5
15. f3 Kh8 16. Be3 b6 17. Nb5 c6 18. dxc6 Nxc6 19. Bc4 Qxd1 20. Rcxd1 Nd4
21. Nxd4 cxd4 22. Bf2 Bb7 23. Bd3 Rac8 24. Rc1 fxe4 25. fxe4 h5 26. Bg3 Rxc1
27. Rxc1 Rc8 28. Rxc8+ Bxc8 29. h3 Be6 30. a3 a4 31. Bh4 Kg8 32. Bd8 Kf7 33.
Bxb6 Bh6 34. Bc7 Bc1 35. Bxe5 Bxb2 36. Bd6 g5 37. e5 Bd5 38. Kh2 Bc1 39. g3
h4 40. g4 Ke6 41. Bf5+ Kf7 42. Bd3 Bf4+ 43. Kg1 Ke8 44. Bb5+ Kf7 45. Bxa4
Ke6 46. Bd1 Bxe5 47. Bxe5 Kxe5 48. a4 d3 49. Kf2 Kd4 50. a5 Bc4 51. Ke1 Ke3
52. Ba4 d2+ 53. Kd1 Be2+ 54. Kc2 d1=Q+ 55. Kc3 0-1

December 24, 2012

Larsen-Mitchell  U.S. Junior Open 1990
French: King's Indian attack

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. Ngf3 Be7 5. g3 c5 6. Bg2 Nc6 7. c3 O-O 8.
Qc2 Rb8 9. O-O b5 10. e5 Nd7 11. Re1 Ba6 12. Nf1 Qc7 13. Bf4 Rfc8 14. h4 h6
15. N1h2 c4 16. d4 b4 17. h5 Bf8 18. Ng4 Qd8 19. Nh4 bxc3 20. bxc3 Ne7 21.
Bc1 Rc6 22. f4 Nb6 23. a4 Bc8 24. Rb1 Bd7 25. a5 Na8 26. Ba3 Rxb1 27. Rxb1
Qxa5 28. Bxe7 Bxe7 29. Ng6 Qd8 30. Nxe7+ Qxe7 31. Rb7 a6 32. Qb2 Qd8 33. f5
Rb6 34. Rxb6 Qxb6 35. Qc1 exf5 36. Bxd5 fxg4 37. Bxa8 Bc6 38. Bxc6 Qxc6 39.
Kh2 Qf3 40. Qb2 Kh7 41. Qb1+ Qd3 42. Qb2 a5 43. Qf2 Kg8 44. Qb2 a4 45. Qa2
Qd1 46. Qxc4 Qc2+ 47. Kg1 a3 0-1

December 23, 2012

DeHaven-Mitchell  U.S. Junior Open 1990
Sicilian: Smith-Morra gambit

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. c3 dxc3 5. Nxc3 d6 6. Bc4 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
Qe2 Bd7 9. Rd1 a6 10. Bf4 e5 11. Be3 Nf6 12. Nd5 Nxd5 13. Bxd5 O-O 14. Rac1
Rc8 15. h3 Qe8 16. Bg5 Nd4 17. Qe3 Bxg5 18. Nxg5 Bc6 19. Nf3 Bxd5 20. Rxc8
Qxc8 21. Nxd4 exd4  0-1

December 22, 2012

Zamora-Wade  G/30 Dual Rated Chess!  October 05, 2012, round 3
Sicilian: Taimanov (Bastrikov) variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. Ndb5 Qb8 7. Bc4 a6
8. Nd4 Nf6 9. a4 Bb4 10. O-O b6 11. Nxc6 dxc6 12. Qe2 O-O 13. e5 Bxc3 14.
bxc3 Nd5 15. Bd3 f5 16. c4 Ne7 17. Ba3 c5 18. a5 Qc7 19. axb6 Qxb6 20. Qe3
Bb7 21. Qxc5 Qxc5 22. Bxc5 Kf7 23. Rfb1 Bc6 24. Rb6 Rfc8 25. Raxa6 Rxa6 26.
Rxa6 Bb7 27. Ra5 Nc6 28. Rb5 Rc7 29. Bd6 Rd7 30. f3 Nd4 31. Rc5 Nc6 32. Kf2
g5 33. c3 h6 34. Bc2 Ba8 35. Ba4 Rd8 36. Bxc6 1-0

December 21, 2012

Mitchell-Pylant  Training Match December 23, 1984
St. George (Baker) defense

1. e4 a6 2. c4 e5 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. Be2 Nf6 5. d3 Bc5 6. Be3 Bxe3 7. fxe3 O-O 8.
O-O d6 9. Nc3 Bd7 10. h3 Qc8 11. Nd5 Nxd5 12. exd5 Ne7 13. Qe1 f5 14. e4 f4
15. a4 Rf6 16. Nh2 Rg6 17. Rf3 Bxh3 18. g3 Qd7 19. Kh1 Rf8 20. gxf4 Bg2+ 0-1

December 20, 2012

Sichel-Nilsson  Mid-South Warmup 2012 #3  November 16, 2012, round 2
Scandinavian: Pytel-Wade variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. g3 Nf6 5. Bg2 c6 6. Nf3 g6 7. O-O Bg7 8.
Re1 O-O 9. Qe2 Re8 10. d4 Bg4 11. Be3 Nbd7 12. h3 Be6 13. a3 Nb6 14. Bf4 Qd8
15. Ng5 Bc4 16. Qd2 Nfd5 17. Rad1 Nxf4 18. Qxf4 h6 19. Nf3 Nd5 20. Nxd5 Bxd5
21. c4 Bxc4 22. Ne5 Bd5 23. Ng4 g5 24. Qe3 Bxg2 25. Kxg2 Qd5+ 26. Kg1 Rad8
27. Rd3 Rd6 28. Rb3 b5 29. a4 Re6 30. Ne5 f6 31. axb5 fxe5 32. bxc6 Rxc6 33.
dxe5 0-1

December 19, 2012

Smith-Baudendistel  Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 5
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bf4 d5 4. e3 Be7 5. Bd3 Nbd7 6. h3 c5 7. c3 c4 8. Bc2
Qb6 9. b3 h6 10. O-O O-O 11. Nbd2 cxb3 12. Bxb3 Bd6 13. Ne5 Qc7 14. Nxd7
Bxd7 15. Bxd6 Qxd6 16. c4 b6 17. Rc1 Rac8 18. Ba4 Rc7 19. Bxd7 Qxd7 20. Qb3
Rfc8 21. Rc2 dxc4 22. Nxc4 Qd5 23. Rfc1 Ne8 24. Na3 Qxb3 25. axb3 Rxc2 26.
Rxc2 Rxc2 27. Nxc2 Nc7 28. Kf1 Kf8 29. Ke2 Ke7 30. e4 f6 31. Kd3 Kd6 32. f4
e5 33. Ne3 exd4 34. Kxd4 Ne6+ 35. Kc4 Nxf4 36. h4 g5 37. hxg5 hxg5 38. Kd4
Ne6+ 39. Kc4 Ke5 40. Ng4+ Kxe4 41. Nxf6+ Kf4 42. Nd5+ Kg3 43. b4 Kxg2 44.
Kb5 Kf3 45. Ka6 Nd4 46. Nf6 g4 47. Nxg4 Kxg4 48. Kxa7 b5 49. Kb6 Kf4 50. Kc5
Ke4 0-1

December 18, 2012

Nilsson-Sichel  Mitchell Memorial 2012 December 14, 2012, round 2
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. Be2 Nc6 5. O-O Nf6 6. Nc3 O-O 7. h3 e5 8.
dxe5 Nxe5 9. Nxe5 dxe5 10. Bg5 Be6 11. Qc1 c6 12. Qe3 Qb6 13. Qxb6 axb6 14.
a4 Nd7 15. Kh2 f5 16. Rfd1 Nc5 17. Be7 Rf7 18. Bxc5 bxc5 19. Rd6 Re7 20.
Rad1 Kf7 21. exf5 Bxf5 22. Bc4+ Ke8 23. R6d2 e4 24. g4 Bxc3 25. bxc3 Be6 26.
Bxe6 Rxe6 27. Rd7 Re7 28. Rxe7+ Kxe7 29. Re1 Rxa4 30. f3 Kd6 31. fxe4 Ke5
32. Rf1 h5 33. Rf7 hxg4 34. hxg4 b5 35. Rc7 Kd6 36. Rg7 Rxe4 37. Rxg6+ Kd5
38. Kg3 Re3+ 39. Kf4 Rxc3 40. g5 Rxc2 41. Rg8 b4 42. g6 Rg2 43. Kf5 b3 44.
g7 Kc4 45. Kf6 b2 46. Rb8 Kc3 47. Kf7 Kc2 48. g8=Q Rxg8 49. Kxg8 b1=Q 0-1

December 17, 2012

Kovalic-Sytnytsky  Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 5
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 Nc6 4. Nf3 e5 5. Nc3 Bd6 6. d3 h6 7. O-O a6 8. Nd2
Rb8 9. b3 b5 10. Nde4 Qe7 11. cxb5 axb5 12. Nxf6+ gxf6 13. Be3 Nd4 14. Qd2
h5 15. f4 h4 16. Nd5 Qd8 17. Bf2 h3 18. Bh1 Bb7 19. Bxd4 cxd4 20. fxe5 Bxe5
21. Rf5 Bxd5 22. Bxd5 Qe7 23. Rf3 Qc5 24. Be4 Qc3 25. Qxc3 dxc3 26. e3 Ke7
27. b4 Bd6 28. a3 Rhc8 29. Rff1 Be5 30. d4 Bd6 31. Rfc1 Ke6 32. Rc2 Rc7 33.
Rac1 Rbc8 34. Bd3 Kd5 35. Bxb5 Ke4 36. Kf2 Rg8 37. Rxc3 Rb7 38. Bd3+ Kd5 39.
Kf3 Ke6 40. Bc4+ Ke7 41. Bf1 Rh8 42. Kg4 Rbb8 43. Kf3 Rbg8 44. b5 Rh5 45. b6
Rf5+ 46. Ke4 Rf2 47. R3c2 Rxc2 48. Rxc2 Bxa3 49. Rc3 Bd6 50. b7 Rg4+ 51. Kf3
Rg5 52. Rc8 Rf5+ 53. Kg4 Rxf1 54. b8=Q f5+ 55. Kxh3 Bxb8 56. Rxb8 Re1 57.
Rb5 Rxe3 58. Rxf5 Ke6 59. Kg4 d5 60. h4 Re4+ 61. Rf4 Re3 62. h5 Rb3 63. h6
f6 64. Kh4 Rb8 65. g4 Rg8 66. Rf5 Rb8 67. Kh5 Rb4 68. h7 Rb8 69. Kg6 Rc8 70.
Rh5 1-0

December 16, 2012

Wade-Horobetz  Mitchell Memorial 2012 December 14, 2012, round 2
Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, Maróczy bind, 6.Be3

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 c5 4. c4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nc6 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Nc3 d6 8.
Be2 O-O 9. f3 Nxd4 10. Bxd4 Nd7 11. Bxg7 Kxg7 12. Qd4+ f6 13. O-O a5 14.
Rad1 a4 15. f4 Qa5 16. Nb5 Nc5 17. e5 Ne6 18. Qd5 dxe5 19. fxe5 f5 20. Nd4
Qb6 21. Kh1 Rd8 22. Nxe6+ Bxe6 23. c5 Rxd5 24. cxb6 Rxe5 25. Bf3 Ra6 26.
Rfe1 Rxe1+ 27. Rxe1 Rxb6 28. Bxb7 Kf6 29. Bf3 Rxb2 30. a3 Ra2 31. Be2 Bd5
32. Bf1 Rxa3 33. Bb5 Ra2 34. Bf1 a3 35. Rd1 e6 36. Kg1 Rb2 0-1

December 15, 2012

Mitchell-Pylant 3rd Match, August 19, 1984
French: exchange variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bd3 Bd6 5. Qe2+ Ne7 6. Be3 Nbc6 7. a3 Be6
8. Nf3 f6 9. Nbd2 Qd7 10. Nb3 O-O-O 11. O-O Rdg8 12. Nc5 Bxc5 13. dxc5 g5
14. Nd4 h5 15. Nxe6 Qxe6 16. b4 g4 17. Bf4 Qxe2 18. Bxe2 Ng6 19. Bd2 Nd4 20.
Bd1 Ne5 21. Kh1 h4 22. Bc3 Nf5 23. Bxe5 fxe5 24. f3 Ng3+ 25. hxg3 hxg3+ 26.
Kg1 Rh2 27. Re1 Rgh8 28. Kf1 Rh1+ 29. Ke2 gxf3+ 30. Kd2 Rxe1 31. Kxe1 Rh1+
32. Kd2 fxg2 0-1

December 14, 2012

Mitchell-Pylant Training Match, March 11, 1984
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Be2 Nf6 4. d3 Nc6 5. b3 Be7 6. Bb2 O-O 7. Nc3 d6 8.
Qd2 a6 9. a4 Bd7 10. h3 Qc7 11. g4 Rac8 12. g5 Ne8 13. O-O-O Nd4 14. h4 b5
15. h5 Nxe2+ 16. Qxe2 c4 17. dxc4 bxc4 18. Rdg1 cxb3 19. cxb3 Qb6 20. g6 h6
21. Nd2 Bf6 22. Rg3 fxg6 23. hxg6 Bxc3 24. Rxc3 Rxc3+ 25. Bxc3 Rxf2 26. Qd3
Rf8 27. e5 Qc6 28. Re1 dxe5 29. Rxe5 Nf6 30. Kb2 Nd5 31. Qc4 Qb7 32. Kc2 Rc8
33. Qe4 Rxc3+ 34. Kd1 Rh3 35. Ke1 Re3+ 36. Qxe3 Nxe3 37. Rxe3 Qh1+ 38. Kf2
Qh4+ 39. Kf3 Bc6+ 40. Ke2 Qg4+ 0-1

December 13, 2012

Pylant-Mitchell Match #2, game 4, May 13, 1984
Queen's Gambit Accepted: 4 e3 e6 5 Bxc5 c5 sidelines

1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Bxc4 Bb4+ 6. Bd2 Bxd2+ 7. Nbxd2
O-O 8. O-O b6 9. Qe2 Bb7 10. e4 Nbd7 11. Rfd1 Qc8 12. Rac1 Qb8 13. e5 Nd5
14. g3 c5 15. Bd3 cxd4 16. Bxh7+ Kh8 17. Bb1 f5 18. exf6 Rxf6 19. Ne4 Rh6
20. Rxd4 Qf8 21. Rdd1 N7f6 22. Neg5 Re8 23. Ne5 Re7 24. Ng6+ Rxg6 25. Bxg6
Nc7 26. Rd4 Bd5 27. Rh4+ Kg8 28. Nh7 Nxh7 29. Bxh7+ Kh8 30. Bg6+ 1-0

December 12, 2012

Pylant-Mitchell Match #2, game 3, April 29, 1984
Scandinavian (center counter) defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd8 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bc4 e6 6. Nf3 a6 7. Bg5 Be7 8.
O-O O-O 9. Qe2 c6 10. Rad1 Nd5 11. Bxe7 Qxe7 12. Bxd5 cxd5 13. Nxd5 Qd6 14.
Ne3 b5 15. d5 Bb7 16. dxe6 Qxe6 17. a3 Nc6 18. Rfe1 Rad8 19. Rxd8 Rxd8 20.
Rd1 Rxd1+ 21. Qxd1 h6 22. h3 Kf8 23. Nd4 Nxd4 24. Qxd4 Kg8 25. c4 bxc4 26.
Qxc4 Qxc4 27. Nxc4 Kf8 28. f3 Ke7 29. Kf2 h5 30. h4 Ke6 31. Ke3 Kd5 32. Kd3
Bc6 33. Ne3+ Kc5 34. Nf5 Bb5+ 35. Kc3 g6 36. Ne3 Kd6 37. Kd4 Ke6 38. g3 f5
39. f4 Kd6 40. Nc4+ Kc7 41. Kc5 Kb8 42. Ne5 Be8 43. Kb6 a5 44. Kxa5 Kc7 45.
Kb4 Kb6 46. Kc4 1-0

December 11, 2012

Mitchell-Pylant Match #2, game 2, April 22, 1984
St. George (Baker) defense

1. e4 a6 2. d4 b5 3. a4 Bb7 4. axb5 Bxe4 5. bxa6 Bb7 6. Nf3 Bxa6 7. Bxa6
Nxa6 8. O-O g6 9. Qd3 Qc8 10. Be3 Nf6 11. Nc3 Nb4 12. Rxa8 Qxa8 13. Qc4 Nbd5
14. Nxd5 Nxd5 15. Ne5 Bg7 16. Bd2 f6 17. Nf3 O-O 18. Bb4 Kh8 19. Ba3 Qb7 20.
Re1 Re8 21. c3 e6 22. Nd2 Rb8 23. Ne4 Nf4 24. f3 d5 25. Qb4 Qxb4 26. Bxb4
Nd3 27. Re3 Nxb4 28. Nxf6 Bxf6 29. Rxe6 Kg7 30. cxb4 Rxb4 31. Rc6 Rc4 32.
Re6 Bxd4+ 33. Kf1 Kf7 34. Re1 Bxb2 35. Rd1 Rc1 36. Rxc1 Bxc1 37. Ke2 Ke6 0-1

December 10, 2012

Pylant-Mitchell Match #2, game 1, April 08, 1984
Benko's opening

1. g3 d5 2. Bg2 e5 3. a3 Nf6 4. b4 c6 5. Bb2 Bd6 6. d3 O-O 7. Nd2 Be6 8.
Ngf3 e4 9. Bxf6 gxf6 10. dxe4 dxe4 11. Nxe4 Be5 12. Nxe5 fxe5 13. O-O Bd5
14. Qc1 f5 15. Qg5+ Qxg5 16. Nxg5 Bxg2 17. Kxg2 Na6 18. Rad1 h6 19. Nf3 e4
20. Ne5 Rad8 21. Ng6 Rfe8 22. Ne7+ Kf7 23. Nxf5 Kg6 24. Ne3 Nc7 25. Rxd8
Rxd8 26. Rd1 Rxd1 27. Nxd1 Nb5 28. a4 Na3 29. Ne3 Nb1 30. Kf1 Nc3 31. Nc4 b5
32. axb5 cxb5 33. Ne5+ Kf5 34. Nc6 Na2 35. Ke1 Kg4 36. h4 Kf5 37. Kd2 a6 38.
c3 Kg4 39. Kc2 e3 40. f4 Kxg3 1-0

December 09, 2012

Mitchell-Pylant Match 40/2, April 01, 1984
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 a6 4. Nc3 b5 5. a3 Bb7 6. Bd3 d6 7. O-O Nd7 8. Be3
Ngf6 9. h3 O-O 10. Qd2 Re8 11. e5 Nd5 12. Nxd5 Bxd5 13. exd6 cxd6 14. c3 Nb6
15. Bf4 e5 16. dxe5 dxe5 17. Nxe5 Bxe5 18. Bxe5 Rxe5 19. Qc2 Qc7 20. Rfe1
Rae8 21. Rxe5 Qxe5 22. Rd1 Qe6 23. Qd2 Nc4 24. Bxc4 Bxc4 0-1

December 08, 2012

Keita-Horobetz Mitchell Memorial 2012 December 07, 2012, round 1
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nf6 5. e5 Nc6 6. Qc3 Nd5 7. Qb3 Nb6 8.
c4 d6 9. Bf4 dxe5 10. Bxe5 Nxe5 11. Nxe5 Bg7 12. Nf3 O-O 13. Be2 Na4 14. Nc3
Qa5 15. Rc1 Bh6 16. Rd1 Nxc3 17. bxc3 Be6 18. O-O Rab8 19. Nd4 Bd7 20. Qb4
Qxa2 21. Ra1 Qd2 22. Rfd1 Qf4 23. Rxa7 Bc6 24. Bf3 e5 25. Ne2 Qf5 26. Bxc6
bxc6 27. Rb7 Rxb7 28. Qxb7 Qc2 29. Re1 Rd8 30. Qb1 Rd2 31. Qb8+ Bf8 32. Qxe5
Bd6 33. Qe8+ Kg7 34. Nd4 Qxc3 35. Ne6+ fxe6 36. Qd7+ Kh6 37. Qf7 Rxf2 0-1

December 07, 2012

Mitchell-Pylant Training Match January 21, 1985
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. h3 Qa5 10. Qd2 Bd7 11. g4 Rac8 12. g5 Ne8 13. h4 Ne5 14. h5 Nxc4
15. Bxc4 Rxc4 16. hxg6 hxg6 17. f4 Bg4 18. Rc1 Nc7 19. Nb3 Qb4 20. Rh2 Rc8
21. Nd5 Rxc1+ 22. Nxc1 Nxd5 23. Qxb4 Nxb4 24. Kf1 Rc2 25. Rxc2 Nxc2 26. Bxa7
Bxb2 27. Nd3 Bd4 28. Bxd4 Nxd4 29. e5 Be2+ 0-1

December 06, 2012

Weaver-Nilsson Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 4
English opening

1. c4 g6 2. Nc3 Bg7 3. g3 d6 4. Bg2 Nc6 5. Nf3 e5 6. O-O Nf6 7. d3 O-O 8. a3
Nh5 9. e4 Bg4 10. h3 Bd7 11. Nd5 Ne7 12. g4 Nxd5 13. gxh5 Nf4 14. Bxf4 exf4
15. Qd2 g5 16. Nh2 Qc8 17. h4 Bh3 18. hxg5 Bxg2 19. Kxg2 f3+ 20. Kxf3 Qh3+
21. Ke2 Qxh2 22. Rh1 Qe5 23. h6 Bh8 24. Rab1 Rfe8 25. f4 Qe6 26. Kf3 Bd4 27.
Qg2 Kh8 28. f5 Qe5 29. b3 c6 30. Rbe1 Re7 31. Qg4 a5 32. a4 Bc5 33. g6 fxg6
34. fxg6 Rf8+ 35. Kg2 hxg6 36. Ref1 Ref7 37. Rxf7 Rxf7 38. Qxg6 Qb2+ 39. Kh3
Rf3+ 40. Kh4 Qf2+ 41. Kh5 Rg3 42. Qf5 Qe2+ 43. Kh4 Bf2 44. Qf8+ Rg8+ 0-1

December 05, 2012

Nilsson-Burnett Mid-South Open  November 24, 2012, round 3
Modern Defence

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 g6 5. Be2 Bg7 6. O-O O-O 7. Be3 Bg4 8. Qd2
e5 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Rad1 Qc8 11. h3 Rd8 12. Qc1 Bxf3 13. Bxf3 Nd4 14. Bxd4 exd4
15. Nd5 Nxd5 16. exd5 Qf5 17. Rfe1 Re8 18. Qd2 h5 19. Re2 Rxe2 20. Qxe2 Bf6 21.
Re1 a5 22. Qe4 Qd7 23. Qf4 Kg7 24. h4 Ra6 25. g3 a4 26. Kg2 Rb6 27. b3 Rb5 28.
Qe4 Rc5 29. Rd1 Qd6 30. Rd2 Rc3 31. Be2 Be5 32. Bd3 Rc5 33. f4 Bf6 34. b4 Rc3
35. f5 Qe5 36. Qxe5 Bxe5 37. Re2 Kf6 38. fxg6 fxg6 39. Rf2+ Kg7 40. Re2 Bf6 41.
Re8 Ra3 42. Bc4 b5 43. Bxb5 Rxa2 44. Bd3 Rb2 45. b5 a3 46. Ra8 Be7 47. Ra6 Bd6
48. Kf3 Rb1 49. g4 hxg4+ 50. Kxg4 Kf6 51. Kf3 Ke5 52. Bxg6 Rxb5 53. h5 Rb8 54.
Kg4 Kf6 55. Kf3 Rb1 56. Ke2 Rh1 57. Ra8 Rh3 58. Ra6 Ke5 59. Ra5 Bb4 60. Ra4 Bc5
61. Bf7 d3+ 62. cxd3 Rh2+ 63. Kd1 Bd6 64. Kc1 a2 65. h6 Kf6 66. Bg8 Rh1+ 67.
Kb2 a1=Q+ 68. Rxa1 Be5+ 0-1

December 04, 2012

Burnett-Horobetz Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 4
English: symmetrical, Botvinnik system reversed

1. Nf3 c5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. c4 Nc6 5. Nc3 e5 6. d3 Nge7 7. Nd2 O-O 8.
Nf1 d6 9. Ne3 Be6 10. Rb1 Rb8 11. O-O a6 12. a4 Qd7 13. Ned5 Nb4 14. Nxb4
cxb4 15. Ne4 h6 16. Bxh6 f5 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. Ng5 Bg8 19. d4 Rfd8 20. b3 b5
21. axb5 axb5 22. Qd2 bxc4 23. bxc4 Qa7 24. Rxb4 Rxb4 25. Qxb4 Qxd4 26. Rc1
Rc8 27. Qb7 Kf6 28. Nf3 Qc5 29. Nd2 Qa3 30. Rd1 Bxc4 31. Qb6 Be6 32. Bf1 Qc5
33. Qb1 d5 34. e3 Qc2 35. Qa1 Ra8 36. Qc1 Ra2 37. Qxc2 Rxc2 38. f4 e4 39.
Nb3 Rc3 40. Nd4 Rxe3 41. Rb1 Bc8 42. Rb6+ Kf7 43. Kf2 Ra3 44. Be2 Bd7 45. h4
Nc8 46. Rb7 Ra7 47. Rxa7 Nxa7 48. h5 gxh5 49. Bxh5+ Ke7 50. Ke3 Nc8 51. Kd2
Nd6 52. Kc3 Nc8 53. Bg6 Kf6 54. Bh5 Nb6 55. Be2 Ke7 56. Bf1 Kd6 57. Bh3 Kc5
58. Nb3+ Kd6 59. Nd4 1/2-1/2

December 03, 2012

Turner-Kovalic Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 4
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bb5+ Bd7 6. Bxd7+ Qxd7 7. O-O
Nc6 8. b3 e6 9. Bb2 Bd6 10. Nbd2 b5 11. Qe2 Qb7 12. a4 b4 13. c4 bxc3 14.
Bxc3 O-O 15. g3 a5 16. Rfc1 Rab8 17. Rc2 Rfc8 18. Rac1 Nb4 19. Bxb4 Rxc2 20.
Rxc2 Bxb4 21. Qd1 Rc8 22. Qc1 Rxc2 23. Qxc2 g6 24. Kg2 Kg7 25. Nf1 Ne4 26.
Ne5 Bc3 27. f3 Bxd4 28. Nc6 Nxg3 29. Nxd4 Nxf1 30. Kxf1 e5 31. Nb5 Qd7 32.
Kg2 Qe7 33. Qd2 d4 34. Kg3 h5 35. h4 f5 36. f4 Qe6 37. Qd3 Kh7 38. fxe5
Qxe5+ 39. Kh3 Qe1 40. Nxd4 Qh1+ 41. Kg3 Qg1+ 42. Kf4 Qh2+ 43. Kg5 Qd6 44.
Qe3 Qd8+ 45. Kf4 Qxh4+ 46. Ke5 Qd8 47. Ne6 Qh8+ 48. Kf4 Qf6 49. Kg3 Kg8 50.
Kh3 Qe7 51. Qb6 Kh7 52. Qc7 Qxc7 53. Nxc7 g5 54. b4 axb4 55. a5 b3 56. Nd5
b2 57. Nc3 g4+ 58. Kg3 Kg6 59. a6 Kg5 60. a7 f4+ 61. Kh2 h4 62. a8=Q h3 63.
Qe4 1-0

December 02, 2012

Burnett-Weaver  Mid-South Open  November 24, 2012, round 1
English Opening

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. e4 d6 6. Nge2 e5 7. O-O Nd4 8. Nxd4
cxd4 9. Ne2 Qc7 10. d3 Ne7 11. Bd2 Bd7 12. b4 Qc8 13. Rc1 Bh3 14. Qa4+ Bd7 15.
Qb3 Be6 16. b5 a5 17. Qa3 Qc5 18. Qa4 b6 19. f4 Bg4 20. Rf2 Bxe2 21. Rxe2 O-O
22. Rf1 f6 23. f5 g5 24. Ref2 h6 25. Bf3 Qc8 26. Bh5 Qd8 27. h4 Kh7 28. Rh2 Rh8
29. hxg5 Kg8 30. gxf6 Bxf6 31. c5 Bg5 32. Bxg5 hxg5 33. cxd6 Qxd6 34. Qc4+ Nd5
35. f6 Kf8 36. exd5 1-0

December 01, 2012

Horobetz-Turner  Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 5
Ruy Lopez: 3...a6 4 Ba4, Norwegian and Delayed Schliemann

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 b5 5. Bb3 d6 6. a4 Bb7 7. Nc3 b4 8. Nd5 a5
9. d3 h6 10. O-O Be7 11. Ne3 Bg5 12. Nxg5 hxg5 13. Qf3 Qf6 14. Nf5 g6 15. Bxg5
Qxg5 16. Nxd6+ cxd6 17. Qxf7+ Kd8 18. Qxb7 Rc8 19. f4 exf4 20. d4 Nge7 21. e5
Rc7 22. Qb6 Nc8 23. Qb5 Nxd4 24. Qd3 Rch7 25. Qxd4 Rxh2 26. Bd5 Qg3 0-1

November 30, 2012

Nilsson-Wade  Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 5
Sicilian: Taimanov (Bastrikov) variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nf3 e6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Qc7 6. g3 a6 7. Bg2 b5 8.
O-O Bb7 9. Re1 d6 10. a4 b4 11. Nce2 Nf6 12. h3 Rc8 13. Nxc6 Qxc6 14. Nd4
Qc7 15. Re2 Be7 16. b3 O-O 17. Bb2 Rfe8 18. Qe1 Bf8 19. g4 d5 20. e5 Ne4 21.
f4 Bc5 22. Kh1 Bxd4 23. Bxd4 a5 24. Qh4 Qe7 25. g5 g6 26. Bxe4 1/2-1/2

November 29, 2012

Wu-Burgess  Mid-South Open  November 25, 2012, round 5
Sicilian: Scheveningen (Paulsen), classical variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
f4 d5 9. e5 Ne4 10. Nxe4 dxe4 11. Be3 Bc5 12. c3 b5 13. b4 Bb6 14. Qe1 Qc7
15. Rc1 O-O 16. Qg3 f5 17. Bd1 Bxd4 18. Bxd4 Nc6 19. Bc5 Rd8 20. Bd6 Qa7+
21. Kh1 a5 22. a3 Rd7 23. a4 Ba6 24. axb5 Bxb5 25. c4 Bxc4 26. Rxc4 Nxb4 27.
Bb3 Qa6 28. Ra1 Nd5 29. Rc5 Qb7 30. Rd1 Nxf4 31. Rb1 Nd5 32. Rcc1 Qa6 33.
Bxd5 exd5 34. Qb3 Rxd6 35. exd6 Qxd6 36. Rd1 Rd8 37. Rd4 Kf7 38. Rbd1 Ke6 1/2-1/2

November 28, 2012

Wade-Friedman Mid-South Open  November 24, 2012, round 3
Ruy Lopez

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O b5 6. Bb3 Bc5 7. d3 h6 8. h3 d6
9. c3 Be6 10. Bc2 Qd7 11. d4 exd4 12. cxd4 Bc4 13. Re1 Bb4 14. Bd2 Bxd2 15.
Qxd2 b4 16. b3 Bb5 17. e5 dxe5 18. Nxe5 Nxe5 19. Rxe5+ Kd8 20. Qxb4 Qd6 21. Qd2
Re8 22. Rxe8+ Bxe8 23. Nc3 Bc6 24. Rd1 Kc8 25. Bf5+ Bd7 26. Ne4 Nxe4 27. Bxe4
Rb8 28. Rc1 Rb6 29. Qc3 Kd8 30. Qc5 Be6 31. Bc6 Qxc5 32. Rxc5 Rb4 33. d5 Bd7
34. Kf1 Bc8 35. Rc4 Rb6 36. Ke1 Bf5 37. Rc3 Rb4 38. f3 Rb6 39. Kf2 Bd7 40. Ke3
Bxc6 41. Rxc6 Rxc6 42. dxc6 Ke7 43. Kd4 Kd6 44. b4 Kxc6 45. Kc4 h5 46. h4 Kd6
47. b5 a5 48. a4 f6 49. f4 f5 50. Kd4 g6 51. Kc4 Ke6 52. Kc5 Kd7 53. Kd5 Ke7
54. Kc6 Kd8 55. g3 Kc8 56. b6 cxb6 57. Kxb6 Kd7 58. Kxa5 Kc6 59. Kb4 1-0

November 27, 2012

Turner-Burgess  Mid-South Open  November 24, 2012, round 2
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5+ Nbd7 5. O-O e6 6. e5 dxe5 7. Nxe5 Bd6
8. d4 O-O 9. Bxd7 Nxd7 10. Nxd7 Bxd7 11. dxc5 Bxc5 12. Ne4 Bb6 13. Bf4 Bc6
14. Ng3 Rc8 15. c3 Qf6 16. Qg4 Rcd8 17. h3 Qg6 18. Rad1 Kh8 19. Bg5 f6 20.
Bc1 Qc2 21. Qe2 Qxe2 22. Nxe2 Bb5 23. Rde1 e5 24. b3 Bd3 25. Be3 Bxe3 26.
fxe3 Ba6 27. c4 Rd2 28. Nc3 Rfd8 29. Rf2 b6 30. Rxd2 Rxd2 31. Rd1 Rxd1+ 32.
Nxd1 Bb7 33. Nc3 Kg8 34. Kf2 Kf8 35. e4 Ke7 36. Ke3 Kd6 37. Nb5+ Kc5 38. a3
a6 39. Nc7 g6 40. g4 Kd6 41. Nd5 f5 42. exf5 Bxd5 43. cxd5 Kxd5 44. fxg6
hxg6 45. h4 Ke6 46. Ke4 a5 47. h5 Kf6 48. hxg6 Kxg6 49. Kxe5 Kg5 50. Kd5 a4
51. bxa4 1-0

November 26, 2012

Smith-Kothapalle  Mid-South Open  November 23, 2012, round 1
London System

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Bf4 Bf5 4. e3 e6 5. Nbd2 Be7 6. Be2 O-O 7. Nh4 Bg6 8.
Nxg6 fxg6 9. O-O Nbd7 10. c4 c6 11. Rc1 Rc8 12. a3 a5 13. c5 Rf7 14. b4 axb4
15. axb4 Ra8 16. h3 b6 17. Ra1 bxc5 18. bxc5 Ne8 19. Ba6 Nc7 20. Bb7 Rxa1 21.
Qxa1 Nb8 22. Nf3 Bf6 23. Ne5 Bxe5 24. Bxe5 Ne8 25. Rb1 Nc7 26. Qa4 Nb5 27. Qa8
Qe7 28. Bxc6 Rf8 29. Rxb5 Nxc6 30. Qxc6 Rd8 31. Rb7 Qf8 32. Qxe6+ Kh8 33. Bxg7+
Qxg7 34. Rxg7 Kxg7 35. Qe7+ Kh6 36. Qxd8 1-0

November 25, 2012

Wade-Burnett Mid-South Open  November 24, 2012, round 2
Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. Be2 c6 5. c4 Qb6 6. h3 Nd7 7. O-O e5 8. dxe5
dxe5 9. Qc2 Ngf6 10. Nc3 O-O 11. Be3 Qc7 12. Rfd1 Nh5 13. c5 Re8 14. Ng5 h6 15.
Bxh5 hxg5 16. Bg4 Bf8 17. b4 Be7 18. Qc1 f6 19. Qc2 Kg7 20. a3 Nf8 21. Bxc8
Qxc8 22. g4 Ne6 23. Rd2 Bd8 24. Rad1 Re7 25. Ne2 Bc7 26. Kg2 Qe8 27. f3 Qf7 28.
Ng3 a5 29. Rb1 axb4 30. axb4 Ra3 31. Rd3 Nd4 32. Bxd4 Rxd3 33. Qxd3 exd4 34.
Qxd4 Rd7 35. Qf2 Be5 36. Qe2 Rd4 37. b5 cxb5 38. Rxb5 Ra4 39. c6 bxc6 40. Rc5
Ra2 41. Rc2 Rxc2 42. Qxc2 Qa7 43. Nf1 Qa1 44. Qd2 Bd4 45. Qd3 c5 46. Qd2 Qb1
47. e5 fxe5 48. Qxg5 Kf7 49. Qh6 Qc2+ 50. Qd2 Qb1 51. Qh6 Qb2+ 52. Qd2 c4 53.
Qxb2 Bxb2 54. Ne3 c3 55. Kf2 Ba3 56. Ke2 Bc5 57. Nd5 c2 58. Kd2 Kg7 59. Kxc2
Kh6 60. Kd3 Kg5 61. Ke4 Bd6 62. Ne3 Kh4 63. Nc4 Bb8 64. Nxe5 g5 65. Nf7 Bf4 66.
Kf5 Bc1 67. Nxg5 Bxg5 68. f4 Bd8 69. g5 Ba5 70. g6 Bc3 71. Ke6 Kh5 72. f5 Kh6
73. Kf7 Kg5 74. h4+ Kxf5 75. h5 Kg5 76. g7 Bxg7 77. Kxg7 Kxh5 1/2-1/2

November 24, 2012

Balsai-Wright  Mid-South Open  November 25, 1967, round 4
Giuoco Piano: four knights variation

1. e4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. Bc4 Bc5 5. O-O d6 6. h3 O-O 7. d3 a6 8.
Bg5 h6 9. Bh4 Na5 10. Nd5 Nxc4 11. dxc4 c6 12. Nxf6+ gxf6 13. Nh2 Kh7 14.
Qf3 Be6 15. Bxf6 Qd7 16. Rfd1 Rg8 17. Kf1 Bxc4+ 18. Ke1 Qc7 19. c3 Be6 20.
g4 d5 21. h4 Bd6 22. g5 Qd7 23. Rd2 dxe4 24. Qxe4+ Bf5 25. Qf3 Qe6 26. Rxd6
e4 27. Qf4 Qc8 28. Rad1 Bg6 29. Ng4 Bh5 30. Rd7 Qe8 31. Re7 Qf8 32. Rdd7 Rd8
33. Rxd8 1-0

November 23, 2012

Barton-Patterson  Mid-South Amateur  November 23, 1979, round 1
Queen's pawn: Yusupov-Rubinstein system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. e3 Nc6 4. c3 d5 5. Bd3 Be7 6. Nbd2 O-O 7. O-O Re8 8.
a3 Bd6 9. e4 dxe4 10. Nxe4 Nxe4 11. Bxe4 Bd7 12. Re1 Rb8 13. Bxh7+ Kxh7 14.
Ng5+ Kg8 15. Qh5 f6 16. Qh7+ 1-0

November 22, 2012

Hurt-Fowler  Mid-South Open  November 25, 1979, round 5
Sicilian: wing gambit

1. e4 c5 2. b4 a5 3. bxc5 Nc6 4. d4 e6 5. Nc3 Nf6 6. Nf3 d6 7. cxd6 Bxd6 8.
e5 Bb4 9. Bd2 Bxc3 10. Bxc3 Ne4 11. Bb2 a4 12. Qd3 Qa5+ 13. Nd2 Nxd2 14.
Qxd2 b5 15. Qxa5 Rxa5 16. a3 Na7 17. Bc3 Ra6 18. Rb1 Bd7 19. Bb4 Bc6 20. Bc5
Kd7 21. Bxa7 1-0

November 21, 2012

McClain-Flickinger  Mid-South Open  November 24, 1979, round 3
Réti: King's Indian attack

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O d6 5. c4 O-O 6. Nc3 c6 7. Rb1 a5 8. a3
Nbd7 9. b4 axb4 10. axb4 e5 11. d3 Re8 12. Qc2 Qe7 13. Ng5 h6 14. Nge4 Nxe4
15. Nxe4 f5 16. Nc3 Nf6 17. b5 Bd7 18. bxc6 bxc6 19. Rb7 Reb8 20. Rxb8+ Rxb8
21. Ba3 Qe6 1/2-1/2

November 20, 2012

Herbers-Nilsson  Mid-South Open  November 27, 2011, round 4
Scandinavian (center counter) defense

1. e4 d5 2. Nc3 d4 3. Nce2 Nc6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Ng3 e5 6. Bc4 Qd7 7. O-O O-O-O
8. d3 h5 9. h3 h4 10. hxg4 hxg3 11. Ng5 gxf2+ 12. Rxf2 Nh6 13. Rxf7 Qe8 14.
Qf3 Nxf7 15. Nxf7 Be7 16. Nxd8 Qxd8 17. g5 Kb8 18. Qg4 Rh7 19. Bd2 Qh8 20.
Rf1 Rh4 21. Qg3 Rh1+ 22. Kf2 Qf8+ 23. Qf3 Qxf3+ 24. gxf3 Rh2+ 25. Ke1 Rg2
26. f4 exf4 27. Bxf4 Rxc2 28. Rh1 a6 29. Rh8+ Ka7 30. Rg8 Rxb2 31. Rxg7 Bd6
32. Bxd6 cxd6 33. Bd5 Ne5 34. g6 Nxd3+ 35. Kf1 Nc5 36. Rf7 d3 37. Ke1 Rb1+
38. Kd2 Rg1 39. g7 Rg2+ 40. Ke1 Rg1+ 41. Kd2 Rg2+ 42. Kc3 Rc2+ 43. Kd4 Rg2
44. Ke3 d2 45. Rf1 Rxg7 46. Kxd2 1/2-1/2

November 19, 2012

Wright-Cohen  Mid-South Open  November 28, 1971, round 6
Alekhine's defense: four pawns attack, 7.Be3

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. c4 Nb6 5. f4 dxe5 6. fxe5 Nc6 7. Be3 Bf5 8.
Nc3 e6 9. Nf3 Qd7 10. Be2 O-O-O 11. O-O f6 12. exf6 gxf6 13. a4 a5 14. Qb3
Rg8 15. d5 Qg7 16. Rf2 Nb4 17. Nd4 Re8 18. Nxf5 exf5 19. Nb5 Nd7 20. Rc1 Nc5
21. Bxc5 Bxc5 22. Bf3 Re3 23. Qd1 Nd3 24. Kf1 Nxf2 25. Qc2 Rxf3 26. gxf3
Qg2+ 0-1

November 18, 2012

Horobetz-Nilsson  Mid-South Warmup 2012 #3  November 16, 2012, round 3
Scandinavian: Pytel-Wade variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. d4 Nf6 5. Nf3 c6 6. Ne5 Be6 7. Be3 g6 8.
Qd2 Bg7 9. O-O-O Nbd7 10. f4 O-O 11. Be2 Nb6 12. g4 Nfd5 13. Ne4 Qb4 14. c3
Qa5 15. a3 Nxe3 16. Qxe3 Nd5 17. Qf2 Bh6 18. g5 Bg7 19. h4 Bf5 20. Bd3 f6
21. Nc4 Qc7 22. gxf6 exf6 23. Rdf1 Rad8 24. h5 b5 25. Ncd2 Rfe8 26. hxg6
hxg6 27. Qh4 Kf7 28. Nc5 Bxd3 29. Nxd3 Rh8 30. Ne5+ fxe5 31. fxe5+ Kg8 32.
Qg4 Rxh1 33. Qe6+ Kh7 34. Rxh1+ Bh6 35. Qh3 Qg7 36. Kb1 Nf4 37. Qh4 Rf8 38.
Ne4 Nh5 39. Nc5 Qf7 40. e6 Qf5+ 41. Ka1 Bg5 42. Qh2 Bf4 43. Qg2 Qd5 44. e7
Qxg2 45. Rxh5+ gxh5 46. exf8=Q 1-0

November 17, 2012

Rackley-Smith Mid-South Open  November 26, 1972, round 1
Nimzo-Indian: three knights variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Nf3 c5 5. e3 Ne4 6. Qc2 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 d5 8.
Bd3 f5 9. O-O O-O 10. cxd5 exd5 11. c4 Be6 12. Rd1 Nc6 13. Bb2 Nb4 14. Qe2
Nxd3 15. Rxd3 dxc4 16. Rdd1 Qd5 17. Qc2 b5 18. Nd2 b4 19. Nxe4 Qxe4 20. Qxe4
fxe4 21. dxc5 c3 22. Bc1 Rfd8 23. Rd4 a5 24. Rb1 Bxa2 25. Ra1 b3 26. c6 b2
27. c7 Rxd4 28. exd4 bxa1=Q 29. h3 Qxc1+ 30. Kh2 Qd2 0-1

November 16, 2012

Garner-Neitzel Mid-South Amateur  November 24, 1972, round 1
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qe6+ 4. Be2 Nh6 5. d4 g6 6. Nf3 Bg7 7. h3 O-O 8.
Be3 Nd7 9. Qd2 b6 10. Bxh6 Bxh6 11. Qxh6 c5 12. Ng5 Qd6 13. Qxh7# 1-0

November 15, 2012

Wright-Thomas Mid-South Open  November 28, 1970, round 3
Sicilian: Najdorf

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. a3 Qc7 7. Be2 Nc6 8.
Be3 Bd7 9. O-O g6 10. f4 Bg7 11. Qd2 O-O 12. f5 Rfd8 13. fxg6 hxg6 14. Nf3
Na5 15. Bh6 Bh8 16. Ng5 Nc4 17. Qf4 Ne5 18. Kh1 Be8 19. Nd5 Nxd5 20. exd5
Qxc2 21. Rae1 Qc5 22. Qh4 Bf6 23. Rxf6 exf6 24. Ne4 1-0

November 14, 2012

Meidinger-Burnett Mid-South Open  November 26, 1989, round 5
Nimzo-Indian: 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 b6 5. Ne2 Ba6 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. Nxc3 d5 8.
cxd5 Bxf1 9. Kxf1 exd5 10. Qd3 O-O 11. f3 Qd7 12. Kf2 c5 13. dxc5 bxc5 14.
b3 Nc6 15. Rd1 Rfd8 16. Ne2 Qc7 17. Kg1 c4 18. Qc3 Qb6 19. bxc4 dxc4 20.
Rxd8+ Qxd8 21. Bb2 Rb8 22. Nd4 Ne5 23. Rd1 Rb3 24. Qc2 Rd3 25. Rd2 Nd5 26.
Rxd3 cxd3 27. Qc5 d2 28. Qc2 Nc4 0-1

November 13, 2012

Hurt-Lewis Mid-South Open  November 29, 1969, round 3
Scotch: Göring gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. c3 dxc3 5. Bc4 cxb2 6. Bxb2 Qe7 7. O-O d6
8. Nc3 Nf6 9. Nd5 Qd8 10. Re1 Be7 11. Nxe7 Nxe7 12. Ng5 O-O 13. Qb3 d5 14.
exd5 Nfxd5 15. Rad1 c6 16. Ba3 Re8 17. Qf3 Nf5 18. Qh5 Nh6 19. Bd3 Rxe1+ 20.
Rxe1 Nf6 21. Qe2 Bf5 22. Bxf5 Nxf5 23. Nxf7 Kxf7 24. Qe6+ Kg6 25. h4 h5 26.
g4 Nxh4 27. gxh5+ Kh7 28. h6 Qd5 0-1

November 12, 2012

Hurt-Reh Mid-South Open  November 29, 1968, round 2
Center game

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. Nf3 d5 4. exd5 Qxd5 5. c3 Be7 6. cxd4 Bf5 7. Nc3 Bb4
8. Be2 Nf6 9. O-O Bxc3 10. bxc3 O-O 11. c4 Qd7 12. Ne5 Qc8 13. g4 Bd7 14. g5
Ne4 15. Qb3 Bh3 16. Re1 Nxg5 17. Bxg5 f6 18. c5+ Be6 19. Bc4 Re8 20. Nf3
Bxc4 21. Qxc4+ Kf8 22. Rxe8+ Qxe8 23. Be3 Qh5 24. Qe2 Nc6 25. Kh1 Re8 26.
Ng1 Qg6 27. Qf3 Re4 28. Ne2 f5 29. Ng3 1-0

November 11, 2012

Jones-Linxwiler Mid-South Open  November 22, 1992, round 5
French: exchange variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bd3 Nc6 5. Be3 Bd6 6. Nc3 Nf6 7. Qd2 Nb4
8. Nge2 Bg4 9. f3 Bh5 10. a3 Nxd3+ 11. Qxd3 c6 12. Bf4 O-O 13. Bxd6 Qxd6 14.
O-O Bg6 15. Qd2 Rfe8 16. Rae1 Re7 17. Nd1 Rae8 18. c3 h5 19. Nc1 Kf8 20.
Rxe7 Rxe7 21. Re1 Rxe1+ 22. Qxe1 Qf4 23. Qe3 Qf5 24. Qd2 h4 25. Ne3 1/2-1/2

November 10, 2012

Wheeler-Givens Mid-South Open  November 20, 1993, round 3
Caro-Kann: Panov-Botvinnik attack, 5...e6

1. d4 c6 2. e4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 a6 7. cxd5 Nxd5 8.
Bd3 Bd6 9. O-O Nf4 10. Bxf4 Bxf4 11. Qe2 O-O 12. Qe4 Bxh2+ 13. Kxh2 f5 14.
Qh4 Rf6 15. Kg1 b5 16. Rad1 Bb7 17. d5 b4 18. Qxb4 1-0

November 09, 2012

Hawkes-Schaeffer Mid-South Open  November 21, 1993, round 4
Reversed Grob (Borg/Basman defense/macho Grob)

1. e4 g5 2. d4 h6 3. Bc4 Bg7 4. Nc3 c5 5. Nge2 Nc6 6. dxc5 Ne5 7. Bd3 Qa5 8.
Be3 Nf6 9. f3 b6 10. cxb6 axb6 11. O-O d6 12. Bd2 Qa7 13. Nb5 Qd7 14. Nbd4
Nxd3 15. cxd3 Nh5 16. Bc3 Nf4 17. Ng3 Nxg2 18. Ngf5 Be5 19. Kxg2 e6 20. Ne3
Bxd4 21. Bxd4 e5 22. Ng4 Ke7 23. Be3 f5 24. exf5 Qxf5 25. Qd2 Bb7 26. Nxh6
Qg6 27. Ng4 Raf8 28. Rac1 Bxf3+ 29. Rxf3 Rxf3 30. Kxf3 Rh3+ 31. Kg2 Qh5 32.
Bxg5+ Ke6 33. Nf2 Rxh2+ 34. Kf1 Qf3 35. Ke1 Rg2 0-1

November 08, 2012

Wolski-Wright  Mid-South Open  November 21, 1993, round 4
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. c3 d6 4. Bd3 Nf6 5. Bg5 c5 6. Nf3 cxd4 7. cxd4 Nc6 8.
Nc3 Bg4 9. Be2 Qa5 10. O-O Bxf3 11. Bxf6 Bxe2 12. Nxe2 Bxf6 13. d5 Ne5 14.
Qb3 O-O 15. Rac1 Nd7 16. Qc4 Rac8 17. Qxc8 Rxc8 18. Rxc8+ Kg7 19. Nc3 Qb4
20. f3 Nc5 21. Nd1 Bxb2 22. Nxb2 Qxb2 23. Rf2 Qd4 0-1

November 07, 2012

Sirias-Wheeler  Mid-South Open  November 21, 1993, round 4
Sicilian: Richter-Rauzer, Margate (Alekhine) variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Bb5 Bd7 8.
Bxc6 bxc6 9. Qf3 h6 10. Bh4 Qb6 11. Nb3 Be7 12. O-O-O a5 13. e5 dxe5 14.
Rhe1 a4 15. Nd2 Qb4 16. Bxf6 Rb8 17. Nc4 gxf6 18. Qd3 Bc8 19. a3 Qc5 20. Ne4
Qa7 21. Qf3 f5 22. Ned6+ Kf8 23. Nxe5 Qb6 24. Qc3 Bxd6 25. Rxd6 Rg8 26. Red1
Qxf2 27. Rd8+ 1-0

November 06, 2012

Filatov-Durham  Mid-South Open  November 20, 1993, round 1
King's Indian: London system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. e3 O-O 5. h3 d6 6. Be2 c5 7. c3 b6 8. Nbd2
Bb7 9. O-O Nbd7 10. a4 Qc7 11. Bh2 a6 12. Re1 Ne4 13. Nxe4 Bxe4 14. Ng5 Bb7
15. Bf3 h6 16. Ne4 Rfe8 17. Qb3 Nf6 18. Nxf6+ Bxf6 19. dxc5 Bxf3 20. cxb6
Qc6 21. gxf3 Qxf3 22. a5 Bh4 23. Rf1 Rac8 24. Ra4 Qxh3 25. Rf4 Bf6 26. Bg3
Rc5 27. Qa4 Rd8 28. Ra1 Rh5 29. Qe4 Bg5 30. Qg2 Qxg2+ 31. Kxg2 Bxf4 32. Bxf4
Rb5 33. b4 g5 34. Bg3 Rc8 35. Rc1 Rc4 36. f3 h5 37. Be1 Kf8 38. Rd1 Ke8 39.
Rd4 Rxd4 40. exd4 Kd7 41. c4 Rf5 42. Bd2 e6 43. Kg3 Kc6 44. Be1 h4+ 45. Kg2
h3+ 46. Kxh3 Rxf3+ 47. Kg2 Rb3 48. Kf2 f5 49. Ke2 f4 50. Kd1 Rd3+ 51. Ke2
Rxd4 52. b5+ Kb7 53. bxa6+ Kxa6 54. Bb4 Rxc4 55. Bxd6 Ra4 56. Bc7 Rxa5 57.
Kf3 Ra3+ 58. Ke4 Re3+ 59. Kd4 e5+ 60. Kc4 g4 61. Bd8 g3 0-1

November 05, 2012

Pope-Nilsson  Mid-South Warmup 2012 #1  November 02, 2012, round 3
Pirc: Ufimtsev-Pytel variation

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 c6 4. Be2 Qa5 5. Nf3 Nxe4 6. O-O Nxc3 7. bxc3 g6
8. Re1 Bg7 9. Bc4 d5 10. Qe2 O-O 11. Bd3 e6 12. Bd2 Qd8 13. a4 Nd7 14. a5 c5
15. dxc5 Nxc5 16. Be3 Nxd3 17. Qxd3 Qc7 18. Bd4 Bd7 19. Reb1 Bxd4 20. Nxd4
a6 21. Rb4 e5 22. Nb3 Be6 23. Rb1 Rac8 24. Nd2 Qxc3 25. Rxb7 Qxc2 26. Qxc2
Rxc2 27. Nf3 f6 28. h3 Rfc8 0-1

November 04, 2012

Horobetz-Sorensen  Mid-South Warmup 2012 #1  November 02, 2012, round 2
French: Unusual White 2nd moves

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. g3 b6 5. Bg2 Bb7 6. e5 Nfd7 7. f4 c5 8. c4 Qc7
9. cxd5 Bxd5 10. Ngf3 g5 11. Nc4 g4 12. Nh4 Qc6 13. O-O Be7 14. Qxg4 Bxh4 15.
Bxd5 Qxd5 16. Nd6+ Kf8 17. Qxh4 Qd4+ 18. Rf2 Nc6 19. Qh5 Nd8 20. Qh6+ Kg8 21.
Ne8 1-0

November 03, 2012

Wilwers-Lahde  Mid-South Open November 28, 1969, round 2
French: Winawer, classical variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Qc7 7. Qg4 f6 8.
Ne2 fxe5 9. dxe5 Qxe5 10. Bf4 Qf6 11. Qg3 Nc6 12. Bg5 Qf5 13. O-O-O g6 14.
Nf4 h6 15. Bd3 Qxg5 16. Bxg6+ Ke7 17. Qe3 Kd6 18. Rhe1 Nge7 19. h4 Qf6 20.
Be4 b6 21. g4 Rf8 22. Nh3 Na5 23. g5 hxg5 24. hxg5 Qg7 25. Bg2 Nc4 26. Qg3+
Kc6 27. Nf4 Qf7 28. Nd3 Qg7 29. Nf4 Rxf4 30. Qxf4 Qxc3 31. Qf6 Qxa3+ 32. Kb1
Qb4+ 33. Kc1 Qa3+ 34. Kb1 1/2-1/2

November 02, 2012

Nilsson-Horobetz  Pre-Mid-South Warmup October 26, 2012, round 3
Grünfeld: Stockholm variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Bg5 c6 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. e3 Nc6 7. Bd3 Bg7 8.
Nge2 O-O 9. O-O a6 10. Nf4 Be6 11. Nxe6 fxe6 12. f4 b5 13. Rc1 Na5 14. b3
Nb7 15. Qf3 Nd6 16. Qh3 Nf5 17. g4 Nd6 18. Qh4 Rc8 19. a4 Qa5 20. Ne2 Qd2
21. f5 Qxd3 22. Nf4 Qxe3+ 0-1

November 01, 2012

Hurt-Middleton  Mid-South Open  November 28, 1976, round 5
Danish gambit

1. e4 e5 2. d4 exd4 3. c3 dxc3 4. Nxc3 Bb4 5. Bc4 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Qe7 7. Qb3
Nc6 8. Ba3 d6 9. Nf3 Nh6 10. O-O-O O-O 11. e5 Na5 12. Qb4 Nxc4 13. Qxc4 Be6
14. Qe2 Bg4 15. Rhe1 Bxf3 16. Qxf3 Qg5+ 17. Qe3 Qxe3+ 18. fxe3 Rfe8 19. exd6
cxd6 20. Rxd6 Rad8 21. Rxd8 Rxd8 22. Kc2 f6 23. Bc5 a6 24. a4 Kf7 25. Rb1
Rd7 26. Rb6 Ng4 27. h3 Nf2 28. Bd4 Ne4 29. c4 g6 30. Kb3 f5 31. Kb4 Nd6 32.
c5 Nc8 33. Rf6+ Ke7 34. c6 Rc7 35. cxb7 Rxb7+ 36. Ka5 1-0

October 30, 2012

Ilderton-Kuroda  Mid-South Open  November 28, 1976, round 5
King's Indian: Semi-Averbakh system

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. c4 d6 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Be3 c5 7. d5 Nbd7 8.
Qd2 b5 9. cxb5 a6 10. Bh6 Bxh6 11. Qxh6 Qa5 12. Qd2 axb5 13. f3 b4 14. Nd1
Ba6 15. b3 Rfc8 16. Nb2 Nb6 17. Bxa6 Qxa6 18. Ne2 Qa3 19. O-O c4 20. Nxc4
Nxc4 21. bxc4 Rxc4 22. Nd4 Qc3 23. Qxc3 bxc3 24. Nc2 Nd7 25. Kf2 Nc5 26. Ke3
Rb8 27. Rab1 Rb2 28. Rxb2 cxb2 29. Kd2 f5 30. exf5 gxf5 31. g3 Kf7 32. Ne3
Ra4 33. Kc2 f4 34. Nd1 Rxa2 35. Kb1 Nb3 36. Kxa2 b1=Q+ 37. Kxb1 Nd2+ 38. Kc2
Nxf1 39. Kd3 fxg3 40. hxg3 Nxg3 41. Ne3 h5 42. Ng2 Kf6 43. Ke3 Ke5 44. f4+
Kxd5 45. Nh4 Ke6 46. Kf3 Nf5 47. Ng6 0-1

October 30, 2012

Ingram-Dodge  Pre-Mid-South Warmup October 26, 2012, round 2
Ruy Lopez: exchange, Gligoric variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. O-O f6 6. h3 Bc5 7. c3 Qd3 8.
Re1 Be6 9. b3 O-O-O 10. Qe2 Ne7 11. Na3 Ng6 12. Nc4 Nf4 13. Qxd3 Rxd3 14.
Nb2 Nxh3+ 15. gxh3 Rxf3 16. Re2 Rxh3 17. Kg2 Rh5 18. d3 g5 19. Be3 Bxe3 20.
Rxe3 Rg8 21. d4 exd4 22. cxd4 Rh4 23. Nc4 Rd8 24. Rd1 c5 25. d5 Bg4 26. f3
Bh3+ 27. Kf2 g4 28. Kg3 Rh5 29. fxg4 Rg8 30. Rh1 Rxg4+ 31. Kf2 Rg2+ 32. Ke1
Bg4 33. Rxh5 Bxh5 34. e5 fxe5 35. Rxe5 Bf7 36. a3 Rg3 37. Kf2 Rxb3 38. Rf5
Bg6 39. Rf6 Rc3 40. Rf8+ 1-0

October 29, 2012

Sytnytsky-Horobetz  Pre-Mid-South Warmup October 26, 2012, round 1
Benoni defense

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. dxc5 Qa5+ 4. Bd2 Qxc5 5. Qc2 d5 6. e3 Nc6 7. Nf3 dxc4
8. Qxc4 e6 9. Nc3 a6 10. Rc1 Qxc4 11. Bxc4 Na5 12. Be2 Bd7 13. Ne4 Nxe4 14.
Bxa5 Bd6 15. b3 Ke7 16. Bd3 Nc5 17. Be2 Bb5 18. b4 Nd3+ 19. Bxd3 Bxd3 20.
Kd2 Bb5 21. Rc3 Rab8 22. Bc7 Bxb4 23. Bxb8 Rxb8 24. a3 Ba5 25. Rc1 Rd8+ 26.
Ke1 Rd3 0-1

October 28, 2012

Weaver-Nilsson  G/25 Pre-Halloween Special October 19, 2012, round 3
English, 1...Nf6 (Anglo-Indian defense)

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 c5 3. Bg2 e6 4. e3 d5 5. b3 Nc6 6. Bb2 Qb6 7. Bxf6 gxf6 8.
cxd5 Nb4 9. Be4 exd5 10. Bc2 Be6 11. a3 Nxc2+ 12. Qxc2 Bg7 13. Nc3 Qc6 14.
Rc1 O-O 15. d4 cxd4 16. exd4 Rac8 17. Qd2 Rfe8 18. Nge2 Bh3 19. Ne4 0-1

October 27, 2012

Horobetz-Sims  Pre-Mid-South Warmup October 26, 2012, round 2
Latvian Gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 f5 3. exf5 e4 4. Ne5 Nf6 5. Be2 d5 6. Bh5+ Ke7 7. b3 b6 8. Ba3+
c5 9. b4 Bxf5 10. bxc5 bxc5 11. Bxc5+ Ke6 12. Bf7+ Kxe5 13. d4+ exd3 14. f4+
Kxf4 15. Qf3+ Kg5 16. Be3+ Kh4 17. Qg3# 1-0

October 26, 2012

Davison-Horobetz Pawn Power Open 7 May 29, 2010, round 3
Bogo-Indian defense, Nimzovich variation

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

October 25, 2012

Kothapalle-Sichel G/25 Pre-Halloween Special October 19, 2012, round 2
Pirc: classical, h3 system

1. d4 g6 2. e4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. h3 Nf6 5. Nc3 c6 6. Bf4 b5 7. a3 Nbd7 8. Be2
Nb6 9. O-O O-O 10. Re1 Bd7 11. Qd2 Re8 12. Rad1 Qc8 13. Kh2 a5 14. Bd3 b4
15. axb4 axb4 16. Ne2 c5 17. dxc5 dxc5 18. b3 c4 19. bxc4 Nxc4 20. Bxc4 Qxc4
21. Ne5 Qxe4 22. f3 Qb7 23. Nxd7 Nxd7 24. Qxd7 Qxd7 25. Rxd7 Ra2 26. Rc1 b3
27. Be3 b2 28. Rb1 Rea8 29. Rdd1 Rc8 30. c3 Be5+ 0-1

October 24, 2012

Pope-Weaver G/25 Pre-Halloween Special October 19, 2012, round 2
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Qb6 5. Nb3 e6 6. Be3 Qb4+ 7. N1d2 Nf6 8.
a3 Qe7 9. Bb5 Qd8 10. Bxc6 bxc6 11. c4 d5 12. e5 Nd7 13. cxd5 Nxe5 14. dxe6
Nd3+ 15. Ke2 Ba6 16. exf7+ Kxf7 17. Kf3 Qd5+ 18. Kg3 Bd6+ 19. f4 Qg5+ 20. Qg4
Qe7 21. Qf5+ Kg8 22. Nc5 Qxe3+ 23. Kg4 Bc8 24. Qxc8+ Rxc8 25. Nxd3 h5+ 0-1

October 23, 2012

Sichel-Sims  G/25 Pre-Halloween Special October 19, 2012, round 3
Vienna game

1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 Bb4 3. Nge2 Nf6 4. g3 b6 5. Bg2 Bb7 6. O-O O-O 7. d3 h6 8.
f4 exf4 9. Bxf4 d6 10. Qc1 Kh7 11. Nd5 Bxd5 12. exd5 b5 13. a4 Re8 14. Bf3
bxa4 15. Rxa4 a5 16. c3 Qd7 17. Qc2 Na6 18. Raa1 Rab8 19. cxb4 Nxb4 20. Qd2
Ng4 21. Nd4 Ne5 22. Be4+ g6 23. Bxh6 Qh3 24. Bg5 Rf8 25. Rf4 Ng4 26. Raf1
Rbe8 27. Rxf7+ Rxf7 28. Rxf7+ Kg8 29. Rf4 Nxd3 30. Qxd3 Qxh2+ 31. Kf1 1-0

October 22, 2012

Sytnytsky-Nilsson  National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 2
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 c6 3. c3 e6 4. Bf4 Bd6 5. Qd2 Nf6 6. Bxd6 Qxd6 7. Ne5 Nbd7
8. f4 Ne4 9. Qe3 f6 10. Nxd7 Bxd7 11. Nd2 Nxd2 12. Qxd2 O-O 13. e3 Rfe8 14.
Bd3 e5 15. O-O-O e4 16. Be2 b5 17. g4 a5 18. f5 Reb8 19. Qe1 c5 20. Qg3 Qxg3
21. hxg3 c4 22. a3 b4 23. Rd2 bxa3 24. bxa3 Rb3 25. Rb2 Rab8 26. Rxb3 Rxb3
27. Kd2 Rb2+ 28. Ke1 Rb1+ 29. Bd1 Ra1 30. Kd2 Rxa3 31. Bc2 Ba4 32. Bxa4 Rxa4
33. Rb1 Ra2+ 34. Kc1 h6 35. Rb5 a4 36. Rxd5 a3 37. Ra5 Re2 38. Rxa3 Rxe3 39.
Kd2 Rxg3 40. d5 Rd3+ 41. Ke2 Rxd5 42. Ra4 h5 43. Rxc4 hxg4 44. Rxe4 Rxf5 45.
Rxg4 g5 46. Ke3 Kf7 47. Rd4 Ke6 48. Rd8 Rf1 49. c4 Rc1 50. Kd4 Rd1+ 0-1

October 21, 2012

Wade-Nilsson  National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 3
QGD: Grau (Sahovic) defense

1. d4 d5 2. c4 Bf5 3. cxd5 Qxd5 4. Nc3 Qa5 5. Qb3 Nd7 6. Bd2 Qb6 7. Qxb6
Nxb6 8. e4 Bd7 9. Nf3 O-O-O 10. Be3 Nf6 11. Ne5 Be8 12. f3 e6 13. Kf2 Nfd7
14. Nxd7 Bxd7 15. Rc1 Bc6 16. Bb5 Be7 17. Bxc6 bxc6 18. Ne2 c5 19. dxc5 Na4
20. Rc2 Rd3 21. Nf4 Rxe3 22. Kxe3 Bxc5+ 23. Ke2 Bd4 24. Rc4 Be5 25. Nd3 Nxb2
26. Nxe5 1-0

October 20, 2012

Turner-O'Bar National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 3
French: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Nf3 Bd6 5. Be2 c6 6. O-O Nf6 7. Bg5 h6 8. Bh4
Bf5 9. c4 g5 10. Bg3 Bxg3 11. fxg3 Be6 12. cxd5 Nxd5 13. Qd2 Nd7 14. Nc3 N7f6
15. Ne5 Qd6 16. Nxd5 Nxd5 17. Bh5 O-O 18. Rf2 f5 19. Raf1 f4 20. Ng6 Rf6 21.
gxf4 Bf7 22. f5 Bxg6 23. Bxg6 Nf4 24. Rxf4 gxf4 25. Rxf4 Kf8 26. Re4 Rxg6 27.
fxg6 Qxg6 28. Qe3 Rd8 29. Qf3+ 1-0

October 19, 2012

O'Bar-Sichel  National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 2
Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Bg5 c6 5. Qd2 Qa5 6. f4 h6 7. Bh4 b5 8. Nf3 Bg4
9. Be2 Nd7 10. O-O b4 11. Nd1 Qh5 12. Bf2 Ngf6 13. e5 Ne4 14. Qxb4 d5 15. Be3
g5 16. Nf2 Rb8 17. Qa3 gxf4 18. Bxf4 Qf5 19. Qe3 Rxb2 20. Nh4 Qh5 21. Bxg4 Qxh4
22. g3 Nxf2 23. Bxd7+ Kxd7 24. gxh4 Ne4 25. Qa3 Rxc2 26. Qxa7+ Ke6 27. Rac1 Rc3
28. Rxc3 Nxc3 29. Qc7 Ne2+ 30. Kf2 Nxd4 31. Rd1 c5 32. Qxc5 1-0

October 18, 2012

Wu-Kothapalle National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 3
Ruy Lopez: Caro variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 b5 5. Bb3 Nf6 6. d3 g6 7. Ng5 d5 8.
exd5 Nd4 9. O-O Nxb3 10. axb3 Qxd5 11. Nc3 Qc6 12. Re1 Bd6 13. d4 Nd7 14.
dxe5 Be7 15. Nxf7 O-O 16. Nh6+ Kg7 17. Ng4 Kh8 18. Qd5 Qxd5 19. Nxd5 Bc5 20.
Rf1 c6 21. Nc7 Ra7 22. Ne6 Re8 23. Nxc5 Nxc5 24. Be3 Rb7 25. Bxc5 Bxg4 26.
Rxa6 Rxe5 27. Bd4 Re7 28. f4 Re6 29. fxe5 Kg7 30. Rf6 h5 31. Rxc6 Rxc6 32.
Rxc6 Kf7 33. Rf6+ Kg7 34. e6 Bxe6 35. Rxe6+ Kh6 36. Rb6 h4 37. Rxb5 1-0

October 17, 2012

Horobetz-Sichel  National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 3
Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. h3 Nc6 5. Nf3 e5 6. Be3 Bd7 7. Be2 a6 8. a4 f5
9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Bc4 Nf6 11. Ng5 Nd4 12. Nf7 Qe7 13. Nxh8 Bxh8 14. Bxd4 exd4
15. Qxd4 O-O-O 16. Qa7 Bc6 17. O-O Nxe4 18. Rad1 Nd6 19. Rfe1 Be5 20. f4 b5 21.
Rxe5 Qxe5 22. fxe5 Nxc4 23. Qxa6+ Bb7 24. Qe6+ 1-0

October 16, 2012

Nilsson-Murphy  National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 1
Pirc Defence

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 c6 4. Nf3 Qa5 5. Nd2 e5 6. Nc4 Qc7 7. a4 b5 8. axb5
cxb5 9. Nxb5 Qc6 10. dxe5 Nxe4 11. Nbxd6+ Bxd6 12. Nxd6+ Nxd6 13. exd6 O-O 14.
Be2 Re8 15. O-O Bb7 16. Bf3 Qb5 17. Bxb7 Qxb7 18. b3 Nd7 19. Bb2 Re6 20. Ra4
Rg6 21. Rg4 Rc8 22. Rxg6 hxg6 23. Re1 Qc6 24. c4 Rd8 25. Qd4 Nf6 26. c5 a5 27.
h3 Rb8 28. Re3 Rb4 29. Qe5 Re4 30. Rxe4 Qxe4 31. Qxe4 Nxe4 32. d7 1-0

October 15, 2012

Sichel-Turner  National Chess Day Memphis: Sunday Edition October 14, 2012, round 1
Vienna Game

1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 Bc5 5. d3 d6 6. Be3 O-O 7. Bxc5 dxc5 8.
Nge2 b6 9. O-O Bg4 10. h3 Bh5 11. Kh2 Nd4 12. f4 exf4 13. gxf4 c6 14. Qd2 Re8
15. Ng3 Bg6 16. Rae1 Nh5 17. Nce2 Nxe2 18. Qxe2 Nxg3 19. Kxg3 f6 20. h4 Qc7 21.
Qg4 Qf7 22. b3 Bh5 23. Qh3 Rad8 24. Kh2 Rd4 25. Re3 f5 26. e5 Re6 27. Rg3 Bg4
28. Rxg4 fxg4 29. Qxg4 Rxe5 30. c3 h5 31. fxe5 Rxg4 32. Rxf7 Kxf7 33. Bf3 Rf4
34. Kg3 Rf5 35. d4 cxd4 36. cxd4 c5 37. Be4 Rf1 38. d5 Re1 39. Kf4 g6 40. Bd3
Rh1 41. Kg5 Rg1+ 42. Kh6 Rg4 43. Bc4 Ke7 44. d6+ Kd7 45. Bf7 Rxh4 46. Bxg6 Ke6
47. Kg5 Rd4 48. d7 Kxe5 0-1

October 14, 2012

Nilsson-Sorensen  G/30 Dual Rated Chess!  October 05, 2012, round 3
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Qe2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. d3 Nd7 6. Nf3 Ngf6 7. g3 e6 8.
Bg2 Be7 9. O-O O-O 10. Nh4 Bg6 11. Nxg6 hxg6 12. Bd2 Qc7 13. Rfe1 Nc5 14.
Ng5 Nd5 15. d4 Bxg5 16. Bxg5 Nd7 17. c4 N5f6 18. Bf4 Qb6 19. Rad1 Rfe8 20.
Be3 Qc7 21. Rd2 Rac8 22. Red1 Nb6 23. Bf4 Qd7 24. Be5 Qe7 25. c5 Nbd5 26. g4
Qd8 27. f4 Qa5 28. Rd3 Qb5 29. Qf2 Nxg4 30. Qh4 Nh6 31. Rh3 f6 32. Bd6 Nf5
33. Qh7+ Kf7 34. Be4 Qe2 35. Rg3 Qxd1+ 36. Kg2 Qe2+ 0-1

October 13, 2012

Hurt-Mitchell Club Ladder Game, 1970
Scotch: Göring gambit

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. c3 dxc3 5. Bc4 cxb2 6. Bxb2 f6 7. O-O Na5
8. Bxg8 Rxg8 9. Qd5 1-0

October 12, 2012

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

October 11, 2012

Sorensen-Weaver  G/30 Dual Rated Chess!  October 05, 2012, round 2
Old Benoni defense

1. d4 c5 2. c3 e6 3. Bf4 d5 4. e3 a6 5. a4 Bd6 6. Bg3 Bxg3 7. hxg3 Nf6 8.
Bd3 c4 9. Bc2 Nbd7 10. Nf3 h6 11. Nbd2 b6 12. e4 Bb7 13. e5 Nh7 14. Qe2 b5
15. Nh4 Ndf8 16. Qg4 Qg5 17. Qxg5 Nxg5 18. axb5 axb5 19. Rxa8+ Bxa8 20. Ke2
Nd7 21. Ra1 O-O 22. Ra7 Rd8 23. Ke3 g6 24. f4 Nh7 25. Nhf3 Nhf8 26. g4 Rb8
27. f5 g5 28. Ne1 Bc6 29. Ra6 Rb6 30. Rxb6 Nxb6 31. Bd1 Bd7 32. Bf3 Bc8 33.
f6 Nfd7  1-0

October 10, 2012

Keita-Nilsson  G/30 Dual Rated Chess!  October 05, 2012, round 2
Scandinavian (center counter) defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nf3 c6 5. Be2 Bg4 6. O-O e6 7. Bf4 Be7 8.
Nbd2 O-O 9. c4 Qd8 10. Qb3 Qb6 11. Qxb6 axb6 12. h3 Bxf3 13. Nxf3 Na6 14.
Rfd1 Rfd8 15. a3 Bd6 16. Ne5 Nc7 17. Be3 b5 18. cxb5 cxb5 19. f3 Nfd5 20.
Bf2 f6 21. Nd3 Ra7 22. Nc5 b6 23. Ne4 Bf4 24. Rd3 b4 25. g3 Bd6 26. Nxd6
Rxd6 27. Rc1 bxa3 28. Rxa3 Rxa3 29. bxa3 f5 30. f4 Kf7 31. Bf3 Ke7 32. Be1
Kd7 33. Kf2 Rc6 34. Rxc6 Kxc6 35. Be2 b5 36. Bd3 Nb6 37. Bb4 Kd5 38. Ba5 Kc6
39. Bxb6 Kxb6 40. Ke3 Nd5+ 41. Kd2 Ka5 42. Bc2 b4 43. Bb3 bxa3 44. Kc2 Kb4
45. Ba2 Nc3 46. Bxe6  0-1

October 09, 2012

Sims-Horobetz  G/30 Dual Rated Chess!  October 05, 2012, round 3
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. f4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. Bc4 e6 6. O-O Nge7 7. Qe2 O-O 8.
e5 d5 9. exd6 Nf5 10. Ne5 Ncd4 11. Qd1 Nxd6 12. Be2 b5 13. d3 Bb7 14. Nf3 b4
15. Nb1 Qb6 16. Nxd4 Bxd4+ 17. Kh1 Nf5 18. Bf3 a5 19. c3 Bg7 20. Bxb7 Qxb7
21. Qf3 Qxf3 22. Rxf3 a4 23. a3 Rfb8 24. axb4 cxb4 25. d4 a3 26. g4 axb2 27.
Bxb2 Rxa1 28. Bxa1 bxc3 29. Nxc3 Nxd4 30. Rf2 Nb3 31. Bb2 Nc5 32. Ba3 Nd3
33. Rf3 Nxf4 34. Bc1 Rb3 35. Bxf4 Rxc3 36. Rxc3 Bxc3 37. Kg2 f5 38. g5 e5
39. Bc1 Kf7 40. Kf3 Ke6 41. h3 Kd5 42. Ke3 Bd4+ 43. Kf3 e4+ 44. Ke2 Ke5 45.
h4 f4 46. Ba3 f3+ 47. Kf1 e3 48. Be7 e2+ 49. Ke1 Bc3+ 50. Kf2 e1=Q+ 51. Kxf3
Qf1+ 52. Ke3 0-1

October 08, 2012

Horobetz-Zamora  G/30 Dual Rated Chess!  October 05, 2012, round 2
Ruy Lopez: closed

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O b5 6. Bb3 Be7 7. Re1 d6 8.
a4 Bb7 9. c3 O-O 10. d3 Na5 11. Bc2 c5 12. Nbd2 Rc8 13. Nf1 b4 14. Ng3 Re8
15. Bb3 bxc3 16. bxc3 c4 17. dxc4 Qb6 18. Rb1 Bc6 19. c5 Qxc5 20. Ba2 Nc4
21. Qe2 Bxa4 22. Ng5 Bb5 23. Qf3 h6 24. Nh3 Bc6 25. Nf5 Bxe4 26. Rxe4 Nxe4
27. Qxe4 d5 28. Qg4 Bf6 29. Nxh6+ Kf8 30. Bxc4 Qxc4 31. Rb7 Re7 32. Ba3 Qxc3
33. Bxe7+ Bxe7 34. g3 gxh6 35. Qd7 Qe1+ 36. Kg2 Qe4+ 37. f3 Qe2+ 38. Nf2 Re8 1-0

October 07, 2012

Zamora-Sorensen G/30 Dual Rated Chess!  October 05, 2012, round 1
French: Steinitz, Boleslavsky variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. f4 c5 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Be3 Be7 8.
dxc5 Bxc5 9. Nd4 Nxd4 10. Bxd4 Qb6 11. Na4 Qa5+ 12. c3 Bxd4 13. Qxd4 Qc7 14.
Bd3 a6 15. b4 b5 16. Nb2 Nb6 17. a4 Bd7 18. axb5 Bxb5 19. Bxb5+ axb5 20.
Rxa8+ Nxa8 21. Nd3 Qc4 22. Qxc4 dxc4 23. Nc5 Nc7 24. Kd2 O-O 25. Ra1 Rd8+
26. Kc2 Ra8 27. Rxa8+ Nxa8 28. Nb7 f6 29. Kd2 Nc7 30. g3 Kf7 31. Ke3 Ke7 32.
Kd4 Kd7 33. Kc5 Nd5 34. Kxb5 Nxc3+ 35. Kxc4 Nd5 36. Nc5+ Ke7 37. exf6+ Kxf6
38. Nd7+ Kf5 39. b5 Kg4 40. Nf8 Kh3 41. Nxe6 Nb6+ 1-0

October 06, 2012

Sichel-Sims G/30 Dual Rated Chess!  October 05, 2012, round 2
Vienna Game

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nc3 e5 3. g3 d6 4. Bg2 f5 5. d3 Nf6 6. Bg5 Be7 7. Nge2 O-O 8. f4
Ng4 9. Bxe7 Nxe7 10. Qd2 c6 11. h3 Nf6 12. O-O-O b5 13. exf5 b4 14. Ne4 Nfd5
15. g4 Rb8 16. d4 Qa5 17. Kb1 exf4 18. Nxf4 Nc3+ 19. Nxc3 bxc3 20. Qc1 Rxb2+
21. Qxb2 cxb2 22. Rhe1 Nd5 23. Bxd5+ cxd5 24. Re7 Ba6 25. Ne6 Bc4 26. Rxg7+ Kh8
27. Kxb2 Rb8+ 28. Kc1 Bxa2 0-1

October 05, 2012

Hurt-Weaks Club Ladder Game, 1969
Caro-Kann: Steinitz variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Ng3 e6 7. Bd3 Be7
8. O-O O-O 9. Qe2 c5 10. Re1 Re8 11. c3 cxd4 12. cxd4 Bb4 13. Bd2 Bxd2 14.
Qxd2 b6 15. Ne4 Nxe4 16. Bxe4 Rb8 17. Qf4 Qf6 18. Qc7 Qd8 19. Qxa7 Bb7 20.
Bxb7 Qc7 21. Rac1 Qxb7 22. Rc7 Qxa7 23. Rxa7 Nf6 24. Ne5 Ra8 25. Rxa8 Rxa8
26. Rc1 Nd5 27. a3 f6 28. Nf3 g5 29. Kf1 Kf7 30. g3 Ra4 31. Rd1 Rc4 32. Ke2
g4 33. Kd3 Rc8 34. Nd2 f5 35. Nc4 Ke7 36. Rd2 b5 37. Ne3 Nf6 38. Rc2 Rxc2
39. Nxc2 Ne4 40. Ke3 Ng5 41. Ne1 Kd6 42. b3 Ne4 43. f3 gxf3 44. Nxf3 Kd5 45.
Kd3 Nd6 46. Kc3 h6 47. a4 bxa4 48. bxa4 Nc8 49. Ne5 Na7 50. h4 h5 51. Kd3
Nc8 52. Ng6 Nd6 53. Nf4+ Kc6 54. Nxe6 Ne4 55. Kc4 Nxg3 56. d5+ Kd7 57. Nf4
Nf1 58. Nxh5 Ne3+ 59. Kc5 Ng2 60. a5 Nxh4 61. a6 1-0

October 04, 2012

Bogle-Pylant  Game in 60 Galore!  August 13, 2010, round 3
Bird's opening

1. f4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. e3 g6 4. b3 Bg7 5. Bb2 O-O 6. Be2 c5 7. O-O Nc6 8.
Bb5 Bd7 9. Bxc6 Bxc6 10. d3 b5 11. Ne5 Bb7 12. Nd2 a5 13. a4 b4 14. Ndf3 Ng4
15. Nxg4 Bxb2 16. Rb1 Bg7 17. Qe1 e6 18. Rd1 Qe7 19. Qg3 Rac8 20. Rf2 Rfd8
21. Rff1 c4 22. dxc4 dxc4 23. Nge5 Bxf3 24. Nxf3 cxb3 25. cxb3 Rc3 26. Nd2
Rcd3 27. Qe1 Bc3 28. Rf2 Qd7 29. Qe2 Rxd2 30. Rxd2 Qxd2 31. Qf3 Qd5 32. Qh3
Qxb3 33. Qh4 Rd1+ 34. Rf1 Rxf1+ 0-1

October 03, 2012

Elgin-Nilsson  Bluff City Open April 21, 2012, round 2
Scandinavian: Pytel-Wade variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. d4 c6 6. Bg5 Bg4 7. Be2 Nbd7
8. Qd2 Nb6 9. Bf4 Qd8 10. O-O-O g6 11. h3 Bxf3 12. Bxf3 Bg7 13. Bh6 Nc4 14.
Qf4 Bxh6 15. Qxh6 Qb6 16. b3 Qa5 17. Nb1 Nd6 18. Kb2 Nf5 19. Qd2 Qxd2 20.
Rxd2 O-O-O 21. Rhd1 Nh4 22. Rd3 Rd6 23. Re1 e6 24. g3 Nf5 25. c3 h5 26. Nd2
g5 27. Nc4 Rd7 28. Kc2 g4 29. Bg2 Nd6 30. Ne5 Rc7 31. h4 Nd5 32. Kb2 Rh6 33.
c4 Nb4 34. Rde3 Rf6 35. R3e2 a5 36. a3 Na6 37. d5 1/2-1/2

October 02, 2012

Elgin-Weaver  Bluff City Open April 21, 2012, round 2
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bb5 e6 6. Bxc6 dxc6 7. O-O b5 8.
d3 Bd4+ 9. Kh1 Qa5 10. Ne2 Bg7 11. e5 Ne7 12. Bd2 Qb6 13. Qe1 a5 14. Qf2 Bf8
15. Ng5 Nd5 16. a3 Bb7 17. c4 Nc7 18. Be3 Na6 19. Rab1 h6 20. Ne4 O-O-O 21.
b4 Rxd3 22. bxc5 Qd8 23. cxb5 cxb5 24. Nd6+ Bxd6 25. cxd6 Qd7 26. Nd4 b4 27.
axb4 Nxb4 28. Rfc1+ Kb8 29. Nb3 Rd5 30. Rc7 Qa4 31. Ba7+ Ka8 32. Rxb7 Kxb7
33. Nc5+ Rxc5 34. Qxc5 Rc8 35. Qb6+ Ka8 36. d7 Qxd7 37. Qxa5 Qxa7 38. Qxb4
Rb8 39. Qe4+ Rb7 40. Qc6 Kb8 41. Qe8+ Kc7 42. Qxf7+ Kc6 43. Qxe6+ Kc5 44.
Qd6+ Kc4 45. Rc1+ Kb3 46. Qd5+ Kb2 47. Qd2+ Kb3 48. Qc3+ Ka4 49. Ra1+ 1-0

October 01, 2012

Bussom-Beatty  Memphis Summer Open  July 23, 2011, round 1
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. f4 e6 6. Nf3 Nge7 7. O-O O-O 8.
d3 Rb8 9. Be3 Nd4 10. Bf2 Nec6 11. e5 f6 12. exf6 Qxf6 13. Ne4 Qe7 14. c3
Nxf3+ 15. Bxf3 b6 16. Qe2 Ba6 17. Rfe1 Rbe8 18. Bg2 e5 19. Be3 d5 20. Nf2 e4
21. c4 d4 22. Bc1 exd3 23. Qxe7 Nxe7 24. b3 Nf5 25. Rxe8 Rxe8 26. Nxd3 Ne3
27. Bxe3 Rxe3 28. Nf2 1/2-1/2

September 30, 2012

Bhattacharjee-Sytnytsky  Game in 60 Galore!  August 13, 2010, round 4
Pirc Defence: Miscellaneous Systems

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 a6 4. g3 Nc6 5. Bg2 h6 6. Nge2 e5 7. O-O Bg4 8. h3
Bh5 9. g4 Bg6 10. f4 exd4 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. Qxd4 c5 13. Qd3 Qb6 14. Be3 Qb4
15. a3 Qb6 16. Rad1 O-O-O 17. b4 d5 18. f5 dxe4 19. Qc4 Bh7 20. Nxe4 Nd5 21.
bxc5  1-0

September 29, 2012

Coleman-Horobetz  John Hurt Memorial  June 25, 2011, round 2
Torre, London and Colle Systems

1. d4 Nf6 2. g3 e6 3. Bg2 c5 4. Nf3 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nc6 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. O-O d5 8.
c4 Be7 9. Nc3 O-O 10. cxd5 cxd5 11. Bf4 Bb7 12. Qb3 Qb6 13. Qxb6 axb6 14. a3
Rfc8 15. Rac1 Ba6 16. Rfd1 h6 17. e4 dxe4 18. Nxe4 Nd5 19. Bd6 Bd8 20. Be5 f6
21. Bd4 Be7 22. Nc3 Nxc3 23. Bxc3 Ra7 24. Bd4 Bc5 25. Bxc5 bxc5 26. Rc2 Kf7 27.
Rdc1 Rb8 28. Bf1 Bxf1 29. Kxf1 Rab7 30. Rb1 Rb3 31. Ke2 R8b5 32. Kd2 Ke7 33.
Kc1 Kd6 34. Rc3 Rxc3+ 35. bxc3 Rxb1+ 36. Kxb1 c4 37. Kc2 Kc5 38. Kd2 e5 39. Ke3
f5 40. f4 e4 41. a4 Kb6 42. Kd4 Ka5 43. Kxc4 Kxa4 44. Kd4 Kb5 45. g4 g6 46. g5
h5 47. h4 Kc6 48. Kc4 Kc7 49. Kd4 Kd6 50. Kc4 Kc6 51. Kd4 Kb5 52. c4+ Kc6 53.
Kc3 Kc5 54. Kb3 Kd4 0-1

September 28, 2012

Horobetz-Sims  Game in 30 Special  September 21, 2012, round 1
Pirc: classical, h3 system

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. h3 c6 6. Be3 Nbd7 7. a4 Qc7 8.
Bc4 e5 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. O-O O-O 11. a5 h6 12. Qd2 Kh7 13. Rfd1 Nh5 14. Qd6
Qxd6 15. Rxd6 f5 16. Rad1 f4 17. Bc1 Nb8 18. Rd8 b5 19. axb6 axb6 20. Rxf8
Bxf8 21. Rd8 Nd7 22. Be6 Be7 23. Rxc8 Rxc8 24. Bxd7 Rc7 25. Bg4 Bd6 26. Bxh5
gxh5 27. b3 b5 28. Bb2 Kg6 29. Ne2 Re7 30. Nc1 Kf6 31. Nd3 Ke6 32. Nfxe5
Bxe5 33. Bxe5 f3 34. gxf3 Ra7 35. f4 Ra2 36. Nb4 Ra8 37. Nxc6 Rg8+ 38. Kf1
Rc8 39. Nd4+ Ke7 40. Ke2 b4 41. Kd2 Rg8 42. f5 Rg2 43. Ke2 Kd7 44. Nf3 Rg8
45. Bf4 Rc8 46. Ne5+ Ke7 47. Nc4 Rh8 48. Bd6+ Kd7 49. Bxb4 Re8 50. e5 Kc6
51. f4 Kd5 52. e6 Rc8 53. e7 Ke4 54. e8=Q+ Rxe8 55. Nd6+ Kxf4+ 56. Nxe8 1-0

September 27, 2012

Nilsson-Sims  Game in 30 Special  September 21, 2012, round 3
Owen defense

1. e4 b6 2. d4 e6 3. Bd3 Bb7 4. Nf3 c5 5. c3 c4 6. Bc2 Nf6 7. Nbd2 Be7 8.
Qe2 d5 9. e5 Nfd7 10. Nf1 O-O 11. Ng3 Qe8 12. Ng5 Bxg5 13. Qh5 Bh6 14. Bxh6
gxh6 15. Qxh6 f5 16. Nh5 Qg6 0-1

September 26, 2012

Weaver-Viktor-32 Bluff City Open, February 23, 1980
Symmetrical English vs ...g6

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Nf6 5. Nf3 e5 6. O-O Be7 7. d3 Qb6 8. Nd5
Nxd5 9. cxd5 Nb4 10. Nxe5 Qd6 11. Nc4 Qf6 12. a3 Na6 13. Bf4 d6 14. Bd2 O-O 15.
Bc3 Qg5 16. Rb1 b5 17. Bd2 Qg4 18. Ne3 Qg5 19. Nc2 Qh5 20. Re1 Bd7 21. b4 Qe5
22. d4 Qf6 23. dxc5 dxc5 24. d6 Qxd6 25. Bxa8 Rxa8 26. Bg5 Re8 27. Qxd6 Bxd6
28. Rbd1 Re6 29. bxc5 Nxc5 30. Nd4 Re5 31. Bf4 Ne4 32. Bxe5 1-0

September 25, 2012

Weaks-Hurt City Championship  1971
Bird's opening

1. f4 d5 2. Nf3 c5 3. e3 Nc6 4. Bb5 Bg4 5. b3 e6 6. Bb2 Nf6 7. O-O Be7 8. d3
O-O 9. Bxc6 bxc6 10. Nbd2 Nd7 11. Qe1 f6 12. Qg3 Bh5 13. Rae1 Bf7 14. e4 Qb6
15. Kh1 Rae8 16. e5 f5 17. a4 h6 18. Nh4 Bxh4 19. Qxh4 Kh7 20. Nf3 Qd8 21.
Qxd8 Rxd8 22. Ba3 Rg8 23. h4 Bh5 24. g3 Bxf3+ 25. Rxf3 g5 26. hxg5 hxg5 27.
Kg2 gxf4 28. Rxf4 Kg6 29. Rh4 Rh8 30. Rxh8 Rxh8 31. Bc1 c4 32. dxc4 dxc4 33.
Rd1 Rh7 34. Rd6 Re7 35. Bf4 cxb3 36. cxb3 Nb8 37. b4 Kh7 38. Be3 Rb7 39. Bc5
Nd7 40. Rxc6 Nxe5 41. Ra6 Nd3 1/2-1/2

September 24, 2012

Knowles-Maddox GMCC Open  April 09, 2011, round 4
English Opening

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 b6 4. e4 Bb7 5. e5 Ne4 6. Nxe4 Bxe4 7. d4 Bb4+ 8.
Bd2 Bxf3 9. gxf3 Bxd2+ 10. Qxd2 Nc6 11. Rg1 g6 12. Qf4 Qe7 13. O-O-O a5 14. Qe4
Rb8 15. Bh3 Na7 16. d5 Qc5 17. Qd4 Qxd4 18. Rxd4 c5 19. Rd3 b5 20. Ra3 bxc4 21.
Rxa5 Nb5 22. Rd1 O-O 23. a4 Nd4 24. Kb1 c3 25. Rxd4 cxd4 26. Rb5 d3 27. bxc3
Rfc8 28. Rxb8 Rxb8+ 29. Kc1 Ra8 30. Kd2 Rxa4 31. dxe6 fxe6 32. Kxd3 Kf7 33. c4
Ra3+ 34. Ke4 Rc3 35. Bf1 Rc1 36. Bd3 Rh1 37. Kd4 Rxh2 38. Kc5 Ke7 39. Kd4 Rh1
40. f4 0-1

September 23, 2012

Beatty-Davison Hot Summer Swiss  July 15, 2011, round 3
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Bg4 4. Be2 Bxe2 5. Qxe2 Qxd5 6. Qf3 Nc6 7. Qxd5 Nxd5
8. c4 Nxd4 9. cxd5 Nc2+ 10. Kd2 Nxa1 11. Nf3 O-O-O 12. Nc3 e6 13. Ne5 Bb4 14.
Nxf7 Rxd5+ 15. Ke3 Nc2+ 16. Ke2 Bxc3 17. Nxh8 Bf6 18. Rd1 Nd4+ 19. Ke1 Kd7 20.
Nf7 Ke7 21. Ng5 Nc2+ 22. Ke2 Re5+ 23. Kd2 Bxg5+ 24. Kxc2 Rc5+ 25. Kb1 Rxc1+ 26.
Rxc1 Bxc1 27. Kxc1 Kd6 28. Kd2 c5 29. f4 b5 30. g4 a5 31. b3 h6 32. h3 g5 33.
f5 exf5 34. gxf5 Ke5 0-1

September 22, 2012

Horobetz-Kovalic   Pawn Power 9  May 20, 2012, round 5
Classical Caro-Kann: 4...Bf5 main line

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

September 21, 2012

Ingram-Anderson   Mike Barton Memorial 2  August 18, 2012, round 3
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. d4 Bg4 5. Bb5+ Nc6 6. O-O Nf6 7. Nc3 e6
8. Bf4 Bd6 9. Bg3 Bxg3 10. fxg3 O-O 11. Bxc6 bxc6 12. h3 Bxf3 13. Qxf3 Qb6
14. Rab1 Qxd4+ 15. Kh1 Rab8 16. g4 e5 17. g5 e4 18. Qg3 Nh5 19. Qh4 g6 20.
g4 e3 21. Rbd1 Qc4 22. Rf6 Rxb2 23. Rdf1 Nxf6 24. gxf6 Qxf1+ 0-1

September 20, 2012

Hurt-Churchill Ralph King Memorial 1968  
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 e6 5. f4 Nc6 6. d3 g6 7. Be3 Bg7 8. e5
dxe5 9. Bxc6+ bxc6 10. Qf3 exf4 11. Bxc5 fxg3 12. Nge2 g2 13. Qxg2 Nd5 14.
O-O Bh6 15. Ne4 Be3+ 16. Bxe3 Nxe3 17. Nf6+ Ke7 18. Qg5 Nxf1 19. Rxf1 Qb6+
20. d4 Kf8 21. Qh6+ Ke7 22. Nxh7 Qb5 23. Nf4 Kd6 24. Qg7 Ba6 25. Nd3 Qh5 26.
Rxf7 Qd1+ 27. Kg2 Qxc2+ 28. Nf2 1-0

September 19, 2012

Hurt-Middleton  
Sicilian: wing gambit, Marshall variation

1. e4 c5 2. b4 cxb4 3. a3 d5 4. exd5 Qxd5 5. Nf3 e5 6. axb4 Bxb4 7. c3 Bc5
8. Na3 Nf6 9. Bc4 Qe4+ 10. Be2 O-O 11. Nb5 Nc6 12. Ra4 Qf5 13. O-O Nd5 14.
d4 exd4 15. Bd3 Qh5 16. cxd4 Be7 17. Re1 Bg4 18. Be4 a6 19. Bxd5 axb5 20.
Rxa8 Rxa8 21. Bxc6 1-0

September 18, 2012

Sims-Vogt  City Championship, January 16, 2011
Torre, London and Colle Systems

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 e6 3. Bd3 b6 4. Qe2 Bb7 5. Nf3 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Nbd2 c5 8. c3
d6 9. e4 cxd4 10. Nxd4 Nbd7 11. f4 Nc5 12. Bc2 e5 13. Nf5 Re8 14. Nxe7+ Qxe7
15. f5 Ba6 16. c4 d5 17. exd5 Nxd5 18. g3 Rac8 19. b3 Nd7 20. Ne4 N5f6 21. Bg5
Bb7 22. Rad1 Bxe4 23. Bxe4 h6 24. Bc1 Nxe4 25. Qxe4 Nf6 26. Qe2 Qc5+ 27. Be3
Qc7 28. Bc1 Qc5+ 1/2-1/2

September 17, 2012

Hill-Herbers  Bluff City Open, April 21, 2012
Scotch: Potter variation

1. e4 Nc6 2. d4 e5 3. Nf3 exd4 4. Nxd4 Bc5 5. Nb3 Bb6 6. Bb5 d6 7. O-O Ne7
8. Nc3 O-O 9. Nd5 Nxd5 10. exd5 Ne5 11. Nd2 Bg4 12. Be2 Qh4 13. h3 f5 14.
hxg4 fxg4 15. Ne4 g3 16. Nxg3 Qxg3 17. Be3 Bxe3 18. fxe3 Qxe3+ 19. Kh1 Rxf1+
20. Bxf1 Rf8 21. Qe2 Qg3 22. Qh5 Ng4 23. Bd3 g6 24. Bxg6 Nf2+ 25. Kg1 hxg6 0-1

September 16, 2012

Cope-Brown  Ivory Pawn, November 16, 1979
Bird's opening

1. f4 Nf6 2. Nf3 c5 3. b3 Nc6 4. Bb2 e6 5. e3 d5 6. Bb5 Bd7 7. Nc3 Be7 8.
O-O O-O 9. Bxc6 Bxc6 10. Ne5 Be8 11. Rf3 d4 12. Ne2 dxe3 13. Rxe3 Nd5 14.
Rg3 f6 15. Ng4 Bg6 16. c4 Nb4 17. d4 cxd4 18. Nxd4 Qb6 19. Kh1 Rad8 20. Qe1
Rxd4 21. Bxd4 Qxd4 22. Qxe6+ Kh8 23. Re1 Nc6 24. Ne3 f5 25. Rh3 Qd6 26. Nd5
Bf7 27. Qxf5 g6 28. Qe4 Bxd5 29. cxd5 Rxf4 30. Qb1 Ne5 31. Qc1 Ng4 32. Rxe7
Qxe7 33. Kg1 Qd6 34. Qc8+ Rf8 35. Qc3+ Kg8 36. Rg3 Qb6+ 0-1

September 15, 2012

Mueller-Hood   Norderstedt-Memphis Match, May 19, 1979
Trompowsky attack (Ruth, Opocenský opening)

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 Ne4 3. Bf4 d6 4. f3 Nf6 5. e4 g6 6. Nc3 Bg7 7. Qd2 O-O 8.
O-O-O Nbd7 9. Be3 c6 10. h4 h5 11. Be2 b5 12. e5 b4 13. exf6 bxc3 14. Qxc3
Nxf6 15. Qd2 Rb8 16. Bc4 Qb6 17. c3 Bf5 18. Nh3 d5 19. Be2 Qa5 20. b4 Qa4
21. Kb2 a5 22. a3 Rb6 23. Bf4 c5 24. b5 c4 25. Kc1 Rxb5 26. Qa2 Bb1 27. Qxb1
Rxb1+ 28. Kxb1 Qb3+ 29. Kc1 Qxc3+ 30. Kb1 Qb3+ 31. Kc1 c3 32. Rd3 Qxa3+ 33.
Kd1 Qa1+ 34. Bc1 Rb8 35. Re3 Rb1 36. Kc2 Qa2+ 0-1

September 14, 2012

Kernell-Horobetz   Mike Barton Memorial 2  August 18, 2012, round 3
Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, modern variation with Bc4

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Bg7 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Bc4 O-O
8. g4 Nxg4 9. Nxc6 dxc6 10. Bc5 Qc7 11. Qe2 b6 12. Ba3 a5 13. O-O-O b5 14.
Bxb5 cxb5 15. Nd5 Qc4 16. Nxe7+ Kh8 17. Qf3 Qxa2 18. Nxc8 Bh6+ 0-1

September 13, 2012

Appleberry-Sulcer   King Cotton Open  April 21, 1979
Réti: King's Indian attack

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. b3 d5 4. Bb2 c5 5. c4 Bg7 6. Bg2 d4 7. b4 Nbd7 8. O-O
e5 9. bxc5 Qc7 10. e3 d3 11. Nc3 O-O 12. Nb5 Qb8 13. Rb1 e4 14. Ng5 Nxc5 15.
Bxf6 Bxf6 16. Nxe4 Nxe4 17. Bxe4 a6 18. Nd4 Qd6 19. Bd5 Rb8 20. Qf3 Bh3 21.
Rfe1 b6 22. g4 Bxg4 23. Qxg4 h5 24. Qxg6+ 1-0