Summer Simul #2
July 9, 2004
Grandmaster Sam Palatnik took on 10 boards with time control game in 100 minutes.  The event was held at Davis-Kidd Bookstore, 397 Perkinis Extended.  The ten players were:

Robert Schoumacher
Patrick Butler
Tony Maneclang
Bill Wood
Gary Pylant
Luke Hellwig
Donald Mayall
Eric Janssen
Brown Robertson
David Jones

Sam won 7 games and was held to a draw by Schoumacher, Maneclang, and Pylant.   See pictures from this event.
Luke Hellwig(1496) - Sam Palatnik(2534)     Summer Simul #2  July 09, 2004 
Alekhine's defense: exchange variation

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. c4 Nb6 4. d4 d6 5. exd6 cxd6 6. Nc3 g6 7. Nf3 Bg7 8.
Be3 Bg4 9. h3 Bxf3 10. Qxf3 Nc6 11. Qd1 O-O 12. Be2 d5 13. c5 Nc4 14. Rc1
Nxe3 15. fxe3 Bh6 16. Qd2 e5 17. dxe5 d4 18. Nd1 Qh4+ 19. Kf1 dxe3 20. Nxe3
Qf4+ 21. Ke1 Qg3+ 22. Kd1 Bxe3 23. Qd3 Rad8 24. Rc3 Nb4 25. Qd6 Qxe5 26. Bd3
Rxd6 27. cxd6 Rd8 28. a3 Nxd3 29. Rxd3 Rxd6 30. Rxd6 Qxd6+ 31. Ke2 Qd2+ 32.
Kf3 f5 33. Rf1 Qd3 34. Kg3 Qxf1 35. Kh2 Bg1+ 36. Kg3 Qf2# 0-1

Sam Palatnik(2534) - Patrick Butler(1631)      Summer Simul #2  July 09, 2004 
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 g6 4. O-O Bg7 5. c3 Nf6 6. Re1 O-O 7. d4 cxd4 8.
cxd4 d6 9. h3 a6 10. Bf1 Bd7 11. Nc3 Rc8 12. Bg5 Na5 13. e5 dxe5 14. dxe5
Ne8 15. Nd5 f6 16. Nxe7+ Qxe7 17. exf6 Qd6 18. fxg7 Kxg7 19. Be7 Qxd1 20.
Bxf8+ Kxf8 21. Raxd1 Nf6 22. Ne5 Be8 23. Rd6 Rc7 24. Rxf6+ Kg7 25. Re6 Bf7
26. Nxf7 Kxf7 27. b3 Nc6 28. Bc4 Kf8 29. Re8+ Kg7 30. Bd5 1-0

Sam Palatnik(2534) - Tony Maneclang(1601)      Summer Simul #2  July 09, 2004 
Catalan: open, 5.Qa4

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 dxc4 5. Qa4+ c6 6. Qxc4 Be7 7. Nf3 Nbd7
8. O-O O-O 9. Nc3 Qb6 10. e4 Qb4 11. Qe2 a6 12. Bf4 b5 13. Bc7 Bd8 14. Bxd8
Rxd8 15. e5 Nd5 16. Ne4 Qe7 17. Rac1 Nb8 18. h4 Bd7 19. Nd6 h6 20. Nd2 a5
21. N2e4 Na6 22. Nc5 Nxc5 23. dxc5 f6 24. Rfe1 f5 25. Bxd5 exd5 26. e6 Be8
27. Nxf5 Qf6 28. Qe5 Qxe5 29. Rxe5 1/2-1/2

David Jones(1004) - Sam Palatnik(2534)       Summer Simul #2  July 09, 2004 
Sicilian: Nimzovich-Rubinstein variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 e6 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. e5 Nd5
8. Ne4 f5 9. Nd6+ Bxd6 10. exd6 Ba6 11. c4 Nf6 12. b4 c5 13. b5 Bb7 14. Be3
O-O 15. Bxc5 Qa5+ 16. Qd2 Qxd2+ 17. Kxd2 Ne4+ 0-1

Sam Palatnik(2534) -  Robert Schoumacher(1493)      Summer Simul #2  July 09, 2004 
Caro-Kann: exchange variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Bd3 Nf6 5. c3 Qc7 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. Qa4+ Bd7
8. Qc2 Nc6 9. O-O g6 10. Bg5 Bg7 11. Bh4 Nh5 12. Nbd2 O-O 13. Rae1 e5 14.
dxe5 Nxe5 15. Nxe5 Bxe5 16. Nf3 Bf6 17. Bxf6 Nxf6 18. h3 Rfe8 19. Qd2 Kg7
20. Nd4 Rxe1 21. Rxe1 Re8 22. Rxe8 Bxe8 23. Qe3 a6 24. Nb3 Bc6 25. Be2 Qd6
26. Bf3 Ne4 27. Qd4+ Qf6 28. Qxf6+ Kxf6 29. Nd4 Bd7 30. Be2 Nd2 31. f3 Ke5
32. Kf2 Nc4 1/2-1/2

Sam Palatnik(2534) -  Donald Mayall(1495)      Summer Simul #2  July 09, 2004 
French: Tarrasch

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nf6 5. Nxf6+ Qxf6 6. Nf3 h6 7. Bd3 Bd6
8. O-O O-O 9. Qe2 Nc6 10. Qe4 Qg6 11. Qxg6 fxg6 12. Bxg6 Rxf3 13. gxf3 Nxd4
14. Kg2 Nf5 15. Bxf5 exf5 16. Re1 Bd7 17. Bd2 Kf7 18. Bc3 g5 19. Be5 Be7 20.
Rad1 Bc6 21. h3 g4 22. Kg3 gxf3 23. Kh2 Rg8 24. Rg1 Rg2+ 25. Rxg2 fxg2 26.
Bxc7 Bg5 27. Kg3 h5 28. h4 Be7 29. f3 Bf6 30. c3 Kg6 31. Bf4 Be7 32. Kxg2
Bxh4 33. Rd6+ Kg7 34. Be5+ Kh7 35. Bf6 Be1 36. Rd1 1-0