Games 2001

Sims-Pylant Mid-South Open November 30, 2001
B76: Sicilian Dragon

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be2 Bg7 7. Be3 Nc6 8.
Qd2 O-O 9. f3 Bd7 10. g4 Rc8 11. h4 Ne5 12. O-O-O Nc4 13. Bxc4 Rxc4 14. h5 b5
15. hxg6 fxg6 16. e5 Nxg4 17. fxg4 Bxg4 18. Ndxb5 Bf3 19. Rhf1 d5 20. Rde1 e6
21. Nd4 Bg4 22. b3 Rc8 23. Rxf8+ Bxf8 24. Nb1 Qc7 25. Bg5 Bg7 26. Bf6 Rf8 27.
Kb2 Qb6 28. Bxg7 Kxg7 29. c3 a5 30. a4 Qc7 31. Rg1 Bf5 32. Rh1 h5 33. Qg5 Qxe5
34. Rxh5 Qf6 35. Qh6+ Kf7 36. Qh7+ Qg7 37. Nxf5 gxf5 38. Qxg7+ Kxg7 39. Rg5+
Kf6 40. Rg2 e5 41. Nd2 f4 42. Kc2 e4 43. c4 f3 44. Rf2 Ke5 45. cxd5 Kxd5 46.
Kc3 Rc8+ 47. Nc4 Rg8 48. Kd2 Kd4 49. Ne3 Rb8 50. Nc2+ Ke5 51. Kc3 Kf4 52. Rh2
Kg3 53. Rh7 Re8 54. Kd2 Kf2 55. Rh2+ 1/2-1/2

Bogle-Sims Mid-South Open November 16, 2001
A01: Larsen's Attack

 1. b3 e5 2. Bb2 Nc6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Bb5 d6 5. Ne2 Bd7 6. Bxc6 Bxc6 7. O-O h5 8. f4
Ng4 9. h3 Qe7 10. hxg4 h4 11. d3 exf4 12. e4 h3 13. Nxf4 hxg2 14. Nxg2 O-O-O
15. Qf3 d5 16. Qxf7 Qc5+ 17. Qf2 dxe4 18. d4 Qd6 19. Qf4 e3 20. Qxd6 Bxd6 21.
Nxe3 Bg3 22. d5 Rxd5 23. Kg2 Rd3+ 24. Kxg3 Rxe3+ 25. Kf4 Re2 26. Na3 Rg8 27.
Rae1 g5+ 28. Kf5 Bd7+ 29. Kf6 Bxg4 30. Rxe2 Bxe2 31. Rg1 g4 32. Be5 Kd7 33. Nc4
Re8 34. Ne3 Rf8+ 35. Kg5 Re8 36. Bf4 Rg8+ 37. Kf5 Rf8+ 38. Ke5 c6 39. Nxg4 Re8+
40. Kf5 Rf8+ 41. Nf6+ Ke7 42. Rg7+ Kd8 43. Rxb7 Bg4+ 44. Kg5 Bh3 45. Rxa7 Rh8
46. Rh7 Rxh7 47. Nxh7 Kc8 48. Nf6 Bg2 49. Ng4 Kb7 50. Ne3 Be4 51. c3 Bb1 52. a3
Be4 53. Kf6 Bh1 54. Ke5 Bf3 55. Kd4 Bh1 56. Kc5 Bf3 57. Nc4 Bd5 58. b4 Bg2 59.
Na5+ Kc8 60. Nxc6 1-0

Smith-Golonka Mid-South Open November 16, 2001
B08: Pirc Defence

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. h3 Bg7 5. Nf3 c5 6. dxc5 Qa5 7. Bd2 Qxc5 8. Be2
Bd7 9. Be3 Qc7 10. Nd4 Nc6 11. Ncb5 Qb8 12. Qd2 Nxe4 13. Qd3 Nc5 14. Qa3 a6 15.
Nxc6 Bxc6 16. Nd4 Bxg2 17. Rg1 Bxh3 18. O-O-O h5 19. Nf3 O-O 20. Bxc5 dxc5 21.
Qxc5 Qf4+ 22. Kb1 Rfc8 23. Qa3 Rc7 24. Ng5 Bf5 25. Bd3 Bxd3 26. Qxd3 Qb4 27.
Qb3 Qxb3 28. axb3 Rac8 29. c3 b5 30. Rd3 Bf6 31. Ne4 Kg7 32. Ng3 Rh8 33. Nf5+
Kh7 34. Ng3 Rc5 35. Rd7 Re5 36. f3 Re3 37. Rf1 Ra8 38. Ne4 Kg7 39. Rd2 b4 40.
Kc2 bxc3 41. bxc3 Rc8 42. c4 Rb8 43. Nc5 a5 44. Rd3 Rxd3 45. Kxd3 h4 46. Rh1 e6
47. Kc2 g5 48. Ne4 Kg6 49. Nf2 Bd4 50. Ne4 f5 51. Nd6 Kh5 52. Re1 h3 53. Rxe6
h2 54. Nxf5 Rh8 55. Ng3+ Kh4 56. Nh1 Kh3 57. Re2 Rf8 58. Kd3 Bc5 59. Re5 Rxf3+
60. Ke2 Rxb3 61. Rxc5 a4 62. Rxg5 a3 63. Ra5 Rb2+ 64. Kf3 Rb3+ 65. Kf2 Kh4 66.
c5 Rb2+ 67. Ke3 a2 68. c6 Rc2 69. Ra4+ Kh3 70. c7 Kg2 71. Rxa2 Rxa2 72. c8=Q
Ra3+ 73. Kd2 Ra2+ 74. Kc3 Kxh1 1-0

Marella-Pylant Mid-South Open November 09, 2001
A59: Benko Gambit

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 Bxa6 6. Nc3 g6 7. Nf3 d6 8. e4
Bxf1 9. Kxf1 Nbd7 10. g3 Bg7 11. Kg2 O-O 12. Re1 Qb6 13. Qc2 Rfb8 14. Nd2 Ne8
15. b3 Nc7 16. Bb2 Qa7 17. Ne2 Ne5 18. f4 Ng4 19. Nc4 f6 20. h3 Nh6 21. Ng1 Nf7
22. Nf3 Nb5 23. Qd2 Qa6 24. Ng1 Ra7 25. Nf3 Rba8 26. Qf2 Qb7 27. a4 Nc7 28.
Nfd2 f5 29. Bxg7 Kxg7 30. exf5 Nxd5 31. Qf3 gxf5 32. Kh2 Nf6 33. Qc3 Qb4 34.
Rac1 Qb7 35. Nf3 Re8 36. Ng5 Qb4 37. Qxb4 cxb4 38. Ne6+ Kg6 39. Ne3 Ne4 40. g4
Nd2 41. gxf5+ Kf6 42. Nd5+ Kxf5 43. Ng7+ Kg6 44. Nxe8 Nf3+ 45. Kg3 1-0

Bogle-Inoue Memphis Class Championship May 19, 2001
A06: Larsen's Attack

1. b3 d5 2. Bb2 Bf5 3. e3 e6 4. Be2 Nf6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. c4 dxc4 7. Bxc4 Bd6 8.
Nh4 Bg6 9. Nxg6 hxg6 10. g3 Qe7 11. Nc3 c6 12. Qf3 Ne5 13. Qe2 Nxc4 14. Qxc4
Rh5 15. Ne4 Nxe4 16. Qxe4 f5 17. Qf3 O-O-O 18. Bd4 Kb8 19. Qe2 e5 20. Bc3 e4
21. Qc4 Bc7 22. Bd4 Rd5 23. Rc1 Rh8 24. Qa4 Ra5 25. Qc4 Rxa2 26. O-O Rxd2 27.
Ra1 Bxg3 28. Bxa7+ Kc8 29. hxg3 Kc7 30. Rfd1 Rhd8 31. Rxd2 Rxd2 32. Bd4 g5 33.
Bc3 Rd5 34. Bd4 f4 35. Rc1 f3 36. Qxd5 1-0

Ganguli-Beatty Memphis Class Championship May 19, 2001
E83: King's Indian Defence

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. Be3 Bd7 8. a3 a5
9. Nge2 b6 10. O-O Qc8 11. Qd2 Qb7 12. Bh6 Qa7 13. Bxg7 Kxg7 14. f4 Rab8 15. d5
b5+ 16. Kh1 Nd4 17. Qe3 Nc6 18. Qxa7 Nxa7 19. b3 bxc4 20. Bxc4 Nb5 21. a4 Nxc3
22. Nxc3 c6 23. Rae1 Rfc8 24. e5 cxd5 25. exf6+ exf6 26. Nxd5 Be6 27. Rd1 Bg4
28. Rd2 Bf5 29. Ne7 Rc5 30. Nxf5+ Rxf5 31. Rxd6 g5 32. Rd4 Rb4 33. Kg1 Kg6 34.
fxg5 Kxg5 35. Rxf5+ Kxf5 36. Rd5+ Ke4 37. Rxa5 Ke3 38. Rb5 Rxb5 39. axb5 Kd2
40. b6 Kc3 41. b7 Kb2 42. b8=Q Ka3 43. Kf2 Ka2 44. Ke2 Kb2 45. Kd2 Kb1 46. Qa7
h5 47. b4 h4 48. Qa2# 1-0

Golonka-Ganguli Memphis Class Championship May 18, 2001
B21: Sicilian: Grand Prix Attack

1. e4 c5 2. f4 d6 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. c3 g6 5. d4 cxd4 6. cxd4 e6 7. Nc3 a6 8. Bd3
Bg7 9. Be3 Nge7 10. O-O b5 11. e5 d5 12. a3 Na5 13. Nd2 O-O 14. b4 Nb7 15. g4
Bd7 16. Nb3 Bh6 17. Qd2 Rc8 18. Rac1 Qb6 19. Ne2 Bg7 20. Ng3 f6 21. f5 Rxc1 22.
Rxc1 exf5 23. gxf5 Nxf5 24. Nxf5 gxf5 25. Bh6 Rf7 26. Nc5 fxe5 27. Nxd7 Qxd4+
28. Kh1 Rxd7 29. Bxf5 Qxd2 30. Bxd2 Rd8 31. Rc8 e4 32. Rxd8+ 0-1

Inoue-Sathyan Memphis Class Championship May 18, 2001
B32: Sicilian Defence

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 e5 5. Nb5 d6 6. c4 a6 7. N5c3 Nf6 8. Bg5
Be7 9. Bxf6 Bxf6 10. Nd5 Nd4 11. Nbc3 Be6 12. Be2 O-O 13. O-O Bh4 14. f4 f5 15.
exf5 Nxf5 16. g4 Nh6 17. f5 Bd7 18. Ne4 Bc6 19. Qd2 Bxd5 20. Qxd5+ Nf7 21. Kg2
Qb6 22. b3 Kh8 23. Rad1 Rad8 24. f6 Nh6 25. f7 g6 26. Nxd6 Nxf7 27. Nxf7+ Rxf7
28. Qxf7 Be7 29. Rxd8+ Qxd8 30. Rd1 1-0

Eckert-Sims Memphis City Championship February 23, 2001
A40: St. George defense

1. d4 a6 2. e4 e6 3. Nf3 g6 4. c4 d6 5. Nc3 b6 6. Bg5 Qd7 7. Be2 Bg7 8. Qd2 h6
9. Be3 Bb7 10. h3 Ne7 11. d5 exd5 12. cxd5 f5 13. Bd4 Bxd4 14. Nxd4 fxe4 15.
Bg4 Nf5 16. f3 e3 17. Qd3 O-O 18. O-O Qf7 19. Bxf5 gxf5 20. Qxe3 Nd7 21. Qxh6
Bxd5 22. Nxd5 Qxd5 23. Ne6 Qe5 24. Nxf8 Rxf8 25. Qg6+ Qg7 26. Qxg7+ Kxg7 27.
Rfd1 Nf6 28. Rac1 Rf7 29. g4 Kg6 30. Kg2 Re7 31. Kg3 fxg4 32. hxg4 Rd7 33. Rc6
Rf7 34. b4 Rd7 35. a4 d5 36. Kf4 Kf7 37. Kf5 Ng8 38. Rc2 d4 39. g5 Rd5+ 40. Kg4
c5 41. a5 d3 42. Rc4 b5 43. Rxc5 Rd4+ 44. f4 Ne7 45. Rc7 d2 46. Kf3 Ke6 47.
Rxe7+ Kxe7 48. Ke3 Rxb4 49. Rxd2 Ra4 50. g6 Rxa5 51. Rg2 Kf8 52. f5 b4 53. Kf4
b3 54. f6 Kg8 55. Rd2 Ra4+ 56. Ke5 Ra5+ 57. Ke6 1-0

Piekorz-Herbers Memphis City Championship February 23, 2001
A25: English Opening

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 Bc5 4. Bg2 d6 5. a3 a6 6. e3 Nge7 7. Nge2 O-O 8. O-O
Bg4 9. b4 Bb6 10. Qb3 Qd7 11. Bb2 Rab8 12. a4 Nd4 13. exd4 exd4 14. Nf4 dxc3
15. Qxc3 f6 16. d4 c6 17. Rae1 Rfe8 18. h3 Bf5 19. g4 Bg6 20. d5 cxd5 21. Bxd5+
Nxd5 22. Nxd5 Bd8 23. Rxe8+ Bxe8 24. Re1 Bf7 25. Qg3 b5 26. axb5 axb5 27. Qd3
bxc4 28. Qd4 Qb7 29. Nf4 Qxb4 30. Bc3 Qc5 31. Qe4 d5 32. Qf5 Ba5 33. Ne6 Bxc3
34. Nxc5 Bxe1 35. Qd7 Re8 36. Nb7 Bb4 37. Nd8 Rxd8 38. Qxd8+ Bf8 39. Kf1 Be6
40. Qe8 Bf7 1/2-1/2

Sims-Howell Memphis City Championship February 16, 2001
A80: Dutch

1. d4 f5 2. Bg5 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. h4 Bg7 5. h5 Nf6 6. hxg6 hxg6 7. Rxh8+ Bxh8 8.
Nf3 Be6 9. Ne5 Bf7 10. Qd3 Nbd7 11. Bxf6 Nxf6 12. Qb5+ Kf8 13. O-O-O Rb8 14. e3
a6 15. Qd3 Qd6 16. Be2 Ne4 17. Nxf7 Kxf7 18. Nxe4 fxe4 19. Qb3 e6 20. c4 Bg7
21. f3 Ke7 22. fxe4 dxe4 23. Qc2 Qc6 24. Rh1 Rh8 25. Rxh8 Bxh8 26. Bf1 Bf6 27.
Qf2 b5 28. Qc2 Bg5 29. Kd2 Qd6 30. Ke2 Qg3 31. Qxe4 Bh4 32. Qf4 Qe1+ 33. Kd3
bxc4+ 34. Kxc4 Qc1+ 35. Kb3 Be1 36. Bd3 Qd1+ 37. Bc2 Qe2 38. Qxc7+ Kf6 39. Qf4+
Ke7 40. Qg5+ Kd7 41. Bxg6 Bd2 42. Be4 Bxe3 43. Qg7+ Kd8 44. a4 Qd1+ 45. Bc2 Qd2
46. Qg6 Kd7 47. Qd3 Qf2 48. g4 Bxd4 49. Qxa6 Qg3+ 50. Qd3 Qxg4 51. a5 e5 52.
Qf5+ Qxf5 53. Bxf5+ Kc6 54. Bd3 e4 55. Be2 e3 56. a6 Kb6 57. Ka2 Ka7 58. Ka3
Bc5+ 59. b4 Bb6 60. Kb3 Kb8 61. Kc4 Kc7 62. Kd5 Ba7 63. Bb5 Bb6 64. Bd3 Ba7 65.
Kc4 Bb6 66. b5 Ba7 67. Kb4 Bb6 1/2-1/2

Eckert-Piekorz Memphis City Championship February 16, 2001
D36: QGD: Exchange Variation

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. cxd5 exd5 6. e3 O-O 7. Bd3 c6 8. Qc2
Nbd7 9. Nf3 h6 10. Bh4 Re8 11. O-O Ne4 12. Bxe4 Bxh4 13. Bh7+ Kh8 14. Bd3 Bf6
15. b4 Nf8 16. b5 Bg4 17. bxc6 bxc6 18. Nd2 c5 19. dxc5 d4 20. Nce4 dxe3 21.
Nxf6 Qxf6 22. fxe3 Qg5 23. Rae1 Re5 24. Ne4 Qe7 25. Nd6 f6 26. Rb1 Nd7 27. Rb7
Qf8 28. Qa4 Nxc5 29. Qxg4 Rg5 30. Qd4 Nxb7 31. Nxb7 Qe7 32. Nd6 Rd8 33. Nf7+
1-0

Bogle-Eckert Memphis City Championship February 09, 2001
A02: Bird's Opening

1. e3 g6 2. f4 Bg7 3. Nf3 c5 4. Be2 Nf6 5. b3 Ne4 6. c3 d5 7. Bb5+ Nc6 8. Bb2
O-O 9. Bxc6 bxc6 10. d3 Nd6 11. Nbd2 Qb6 12. Qe2 a5 13. O-O a4 14. Rab1 axb3
15. axb3 Ra2 16. Rfc1 c4 17. b4 cxd3 18. Qxd3 Bf5 19. Qe2 Bxb1 20. Rxb1 Qa6 21.
Qxa6 Rxa6 22. Nb3 Nc4 23. Nbd4 Rfa8 24. Bc1 Ra1 25. Rxa1 Rxa1 26. Nb3 Rb1 0-1

Piekorz-Bogle Memphis City Championship February 02, 2001
A36: English Opening

1. c4 e6 2. Nc3 c5 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 Be7 5. e4 Nc6 6. Nge2 Qc7 7. O-O b6 8. d4
cxd4 9. Nxd4 Nxd4 10. Qxd4 Bc5 11. Qd3 Bb7 12. b3 a6 13. Bf4 e5 14. Be3 O-O 15.
Bg5 Ng4 16. Nd1 h6 17. Be3 Nf6 18. Bxc5 Qxc5 19. Ne3 d6 20. Rad1 Qc6 21. Nf5
Qc5 22. Nxd6 Rfd8 23. Nxb7 Rxd3 24. Nxc5 Rxd1 25. Rxd1 bxc5 26. Rd6 Kf8 27. Rc6
Rd8 28. Bf3 Rd4 29. Rxc5 Nxe4 30. Bxe4 Rxe4 31. Ra5 Re1+ 32. Kg2 e4 33. Rxa6
Re2 34. Kf1 Rb2 35. c5 e3 36. fxe3 Rxh2 37. Ra7 Rc2 38. b4 g5 39. a4 h5 40. Rd7
h4 41. gxh4 gxh4 42. Rd4 h3 43. Kg1 Rc3 44. a5 Rxe3 45. a6 Ke7 46. c6 Rg3+ 47.
Kh2 Rg8 48. c7 1-0

Eckert-Senn Memphis City Championship February 02, 2001
A31: English Opening

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. Nf3 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 g6 6. g3 d6 7. Bg2 Bd7 8. O-O
Bg7 9. Nb3 b6 10. Nd4 Rc8 11. b3 O-O 12. Bb2 Ng4 13. e3 h5 14. Rc1 Nh6 15. Nde2
h4 16. Qd2 hxg3 17. hxg3 Ne5 18. Nd5 Bc6 19. Nd4 Ba8 20. e4 Nhg4 21. f4 e6 22.
Ne3 Nxe3 23. Qxe3 Ng4 24. Qe2 e5 25. Nb5 a6 26. Qxg4 axb5 27. cxb5 exf4 28.
Bxg7 Kxg7 29. Rxc8 Qxc8 30. Qxc8 Rxc8 31. gxf4 Rc2 32. Rd1 d5 33. exd5 Rxa2 34.
Bh3 Re2 35. d6 Re8 36. Bd7 Rd8 37. Bc6 Kf8 38. d7 Ke7 39. Re1+ Kd6 40. Re8 Bxc6
41. bxc6 1-0

Herbers-Howell Memphis City Championship February 02, 2001
B40: Sicilian Defence

1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Nc3 c5 4. Bb5+ Nc6 5. exd5 exd5 6. Qe2+ Be6 7. d4 h6 8.
Be3 c4 9. Ne5 Rc8 10. Rd1 Nf6 11. O-O Be7 12. Nxc4 O-O 13. Ne5 Bb4 14. Nb1 Nxe5
15. dxe5 Nd7 16. c3 Bc5 17. Nd2 Qb6 18. Bxd7 Bxd7 19. Bxc5 Rxc5 20. Nb3 Rc4 21.
Rxd5 Be6 22. Qxc4 Rc8 23. Qd3 Bxd5 24. Qxd5 Rd8 25. Qc5 Qg6 26. Nd4 1-0

Bogle-Sims Memphis City Championship January 26, 2001
A01: Larsen's Attack

1. b3 e6 2. Bb2 b6 3. e3 a6 4. f4 Bb7 5. Nf3 d6 6. d3 Nd7 7. Nbd2 Ngf6 8. h3 g6
9. Be2 Bg7 10. O-O O-O 11. Rb1 Nd5 12. Kf2 Bxb2 13. Rxb2 Qf6 14. Qc1 Nc3 15.
Nb1 Nd5 16. c4 Ne7 17. Nbd2 e5 18. fxe5 Nxe5 19. Kg1 Nf5 20. Nd4 Nxd4 21. exd4
Qg5 22. Ne4 Qxc1 23. Rxc1 Nd7 24. Bf3 Rab8 25. Rf2 f5 26. Ng5 Bxf3 27. Nxf3
Rbe8 28. Kf1 Re3 29. Rd2 f4 30. Re1 Rxe1+ 31. Kxe1 Re8+ 32. Re2 Rxe2+ 33. Kxe2
h6 34. Nh4 Kg7 35. Kf3 Kf6 36. g3 fxg3 37. Kxg3 g5 38. Nf3 Kf5 39. Nd2 h5 40.
Ne4 Nf6 41. Nc3 c6 42. b4 d5 43. c5 b5 44. a4 h4+ 45. Kf3 bxa4 46. Nxa4 Nh5 47.
Nb2 Nf4 48. Nd1 Nxh3 49. Ne3+ Ke6 50. Ng4 Kd7 51. Ne5+ Kc7 52. Kg4 Nf2+ 53. Kf3
Nd1 54. Nf7 h3 55. Nxg5 h2 56. Kg2 h1=Q+ 57. Kxh1 Nf2+ 58. Kg2 Nxd3 59. Ne6+
Kc8 60. Kf3 Nxb4 61. Ke3 a5 62. Kd2 Kb7 63. Kc3 Kc8 64. Kb3 Kd7 65. Nf4 Kc7 66.
Ka4 Nc2 67. Ne2 Ne3 68. Kxa5 Kc8 69. Nf4 Nc4+ 70. Kb4 Ne3 71. Kc3 Nc4 72. Nd3
Kc7 73. Kb4 Kd7 74. Kc3 Kc7 75. Nb4 Kb7 76. Kd3 Nb2+ 77. Ke3 Nc4+ 78. Kf4 Kc7
79. Kf5 Kd7 80. Nd3 Ne3+ 81. Kf6 Nc4 82. Ne5+ Kc7 83. Ke6 Ne3 84. Nf3 Nc4 85.
Ke7 Ne3 86. Ke8 Kb7 87. Ng5 Kc7 88. Ne6+ Kc8 89. Ke7 Nf5+ 90. Kf6 Ne3 91. Nf8
Kc7 92. Ke5 1/2-1/2

Howell-Eckert Memphis City Championship January 26, 2001
B31: Sicilian Defence

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 g6 4. Bxc6 bxc6 5. O-O Bg7 6. Re1 e5 7. d3 Ne7 8.
Bg5 h6 9. Be3 d6 10. h3 O-O 11. Qd2 Kh7 12. Nh2 f5 13. exf5 gxf5 14. Qe2 f4 15.
Bd2 Ng6 16. Nc3 Rb8 17. Ne4 Rxb2 18. Bc3 Rb7 19. Nf3 Rbf7 20. Rab1 d5 21. Nxc5
e4 22. Nd4 Qd6 23. Ncb3 f3 24. Qe3 Nf4 25. g3 Ng2 26. Qd2 Qd7 27. g4 Nf4 28.
Nf5 Rxf5 29. gxf5 Qxf5 30. Bxg7 Qg5+ 0-1
 
Senn-Piekorz Memphis City Championship January 26, 2001
B80: Sicilian Defence

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 d6 5. Be3 Nf6 6. Nc3 e6 7. Be2 Be7 8. f3
O-O 9. Qd2 a6 10. g4 Nd7 11. O-O-O Nxd4 12. Bxd4 b5 13. a3 Qc7 14. h4 Rb8 15.
f4 Nb6 16. h5 Nc4 17. Bxc4 Qxc4 18. h6 g6 19. b3 Qc7 20. Kb2 Bb7 21. f5 e5 22.
Be3 Rbc8 23. Nd5 Bxd5 24. exd5 a5 25. c3 a4 26. Qd3 axb3 27. Kxb3 Qc4+ 28. Qxc4
Rxc4 29. Rhg1 Rfc8 30. Bd2 Bd8 31. fxg6 fxg6 32. g5 R8c5 33. Be1 Rf4 34. Rd3
Rf5 35. Bd2 e4 36. Rd4 Rcxd5 37. Rxe4 Rxd2 0-1

Sims-Herbers Memphis City Championship January 26, 2001
A80: Dutch Opening

1. d4 f5 2. Nc3 g6 3. Bg5 Bg7 4. Nf3 d6 5. h4 h6 6. Bf4 Nf6 7. e3 O-O 8. d5 e5
9. dxe6 Bxe6 10. Nd4 Bf7 11. Qf3 c6 12. Be2 Qe7 13. Qg3 Rd8 14. h5 g5 15. Nxf5
Qd7 16. Nxh6+ Bxh6 17. Bxg5 Kg7 18. Bxh6+ Kxh6 19. Qf4+ Kg7 20. Qg5+ 1-0

Eckert-Gholson Memphis City Championship January 26, 2001
A86: Dutch Opening

1. d4 f5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. c4 Bg7 5. Nh3 O-O 6. Nc3 d6 7. d5 Nbd7 8. O-O
Nb6 9. Qd3 Bd7 10. b3 Rc8 11. Bd2 c6 12. Nf4 cxd5 13. cxd5 Ng4 14. Rac1 Ne5 15.
Qb1 Kh8 16. a4 Rb8 17. e3 a6 18. Nce2 Bh6 19. Ba5 g5 20. Ne6 Bxe6 21. dxe6 g4
22. Nd4 f4 23. exf4 Bxf4 24. gxf4 Rxf4 25. Nf5 1-0

Senn-Sims Memphis City Championship January 26, 2001
B06: Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 e6 4. Be2 Ne7 5. O-O O-O 6. Ne5 d6 7. Ng4 Nd7 8. h4
f5 9. Nh6+ Kh8 10. exf5 exf5 11. Bg5 Nf6 12. Nc3 d5 13. Qd2 c6 14. Rad1 b5 15.
Bf3 a5 16. Rfe1 b4 17. Na4 Ne4 18. Bxe4 fxe4 19. Nc5 Ra7 20. Re3 Qd6 21. Rg3
Bxh6 22. Bxh6 Rf7 23. a3 Nf5 24. Bf4 Qd8 25. Be5+ Kg8 26. axb4 Nxg3 27. Bxg3
axb4 28. Qxb4 Bg4 29. Re1 Qf8 30. Qb6 Qe8 31. c4 Qa8 32. Kh2 Rae7 33. cxd5 cxd5
34. Be5 Qe8 35. Qd6 Be6 36. Nxe6 Rxe6 37. Qxd5 Rd7 38. Qxe4 Qd8 39. Ra1 h6 40.
Ra8 Qxa8 41. Qxa8+ Kf7 42. Qh8 Rde7 43. Qh7+ Ke8 44. Qxh6 Kd8 45. Qc1 Rb6 46.
Qd2 Rbe6 47. Qb4 Ke8 48. Bd6 Rd7 49. Qb8+ Rd8 50. Qb5+ Kf7 51. Be5 Rde8 52.
Qb7+ R6e7 53. Qf3+ Ke6 54. Qc6+ Kf5 55. f3 Rf8 56. g4# 1-0

Herbers-Eckert Memphis City Championship January 26, 2001
B20: Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Bc4 g6 4. d3 Bg7 5. Nge2 e6 6. a3 Nge7 7. O-O O-O 8. Bg5
b6 9. f4 Bb7 10. f5 gxf5 11. exf5 f6 12. Bh4 d5 13. Ba2 Nxf5 14. Rxf5 exf5 15.
Nxd5 Kh8 16. Nef4 Qe8 17. Qd2 Qe5 18. c3 Rae8 19. Re1 Qd6 20. Bg3 Rxe1+ 21.
Qxe1 Qd7 22. Qe2 Qe8 23. Ne6 Rf7 24. Ndf4 Re7 25. Qh5 Qxh5 26. Nxh5 Bh6 27.
Nxf6 Bc8 28. Nf4 Bxf4 29. Bxf4 Kg7 30. Nh5+ Kg6 31. Ng3 Ba6 32. Bd5 Ne5 33. d4
cxd4 34. cxd4 Nd3 35. Bd2 Bb7 36. Bxb7 Rxb7 37. Bc3 Re7 38. Kf1 Nf4 39. Kf2 Nd5
40. Ne2 f4 41. Bd2 Kf5 42. Kf3 Rc7 43. Bxf4 Nxf4 44. Nxf4 Rc2 45. h4 Rxb2 46.
g4+ Kf6 47. Ke4 Ra2 48. g5+ Kf7 49. h5 Rxa3 50. Ke5 Re3+ 51. Kf5 a5 52. d5 Ke7
53. g6 hxg6+ 54. hxg6 Rg3 55. Ne6 Rxg6 56. Kxg6 Kd6 57. Nf4 a4 58. Ne2 Kxd5 59.
Nc3+ Kc4 60. Nxa4 b5 61. Nb6+ Kc5 62. Nd7+ 1/2-1/2

Inoue-Sansom Amateur/Reserve Championship January 26, 2001
B24: Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 e6 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 Nf6 5. d3 g6 6. h3 Bg7 7. Be3 d6 8. Qd2 Qc7
9. Nge2 Bd7 10. Nb5 Qb8 11. c3 O-O 12. Bh6 a6 13. Bxg7 Kxg7 14. Na3 d5 15. f3
b5 16. O-O b4 17. Nc2 a5 18. d4 cxd4 19. cxd4 Qb6 20. Kh2 Rfb8 21. b3 a4 22. e5
Ne8 23. Rac1 axb3 24. axb3 Ra2 25. f4 Na5 26. f5 Nc7 27. f6+ Kg8 28. Qh6 Ne8
29. Rf4 1-0

Piekorz-Howell Memphis City Championship January 19, 2001
A26: English Opening

1. c4 f5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 d6 6. e4 Nc6 7. Nge2 e5 8. O-O
O-O 9. Bg5 Ne7 10. Qd2 c6 11. Rad1 Qc7 12. d4 Nxe4 13. Nxe4 fxe4 14. dxe5 dxe5
15. Bxe7 Qxe7 16. Nc3 Bg4 17. Rde1 Rad8 18. Qc1 Bf3 19. Nxe4 Bxg2 20. Kxg2 Rd4
21. b3 Qf7 22. Qe3 Bh6 23. Qxh6 Qf3+ 24. Kg1 Rxe4 25. Rxe4 Qxe4 26. Qd2 Qd4 27.
Qe2 Rd8 28. Re1 e4 29. Qxe4 Qxe4 30. Rxe4 Kf7 31. Kf1 Rd2 32. Re2 Rd1+ 33. Kg2
Rd3 34. f4 Kf6 35. Kf2 Rc3 36. h3 b5 37. cxb5 cxb5 38. Rd2 Rc7 39. Rd5 Rc2+ 40.
Kf3 Rxa2 41. Rxb5 a5 42. Rb6+ Kg7 43. Kg4 a4 44. bxa4 Rxa4 45. Rb7+ Kg8 46. Re7
h6 47. h4 Ra3 48. h5 gxh5+ 49. Kh4 Rf3 50. Re5 Kg7 51. Rxh5 Kg6 52. Rb5 Rf1 53.
Rb6+ Kg7 54. Kg4 Rh1 55. Kf5 Rh5+ 56. Ke4 Rh3 57. g4 Rg3 58. Kf5 Rg2 59. Rb7+
Kg8 60. g5 hxg5 61. fxg5 Rf2+ 62. Kg6 Rf8 63. Kh6 Kh8 64. g6 Kg8 1/2-1/2

Beatty-Inoue Amateur/Reserve Championship January 19, 2001
B01: Center Counter

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nxd5 4. Qf3 e6 5. Bc4 Nb6 6. Bb3 Nc6 7. Nge2 Be7 8.
O-O O-O 9. d3 Ne5 10. Qe4 Ng6 11. f4 c6 12. Be3 Nd5 13. Nxd5 exd5 14. Qf3 Nh4
15. Qh5 g6 16. Qh6 Nf5 17. Qh3 Nd4 18. Qh6 Nxe2+ 19. Kf2 Bg4 20. h3 Bh4+ 0-1

Schultz-Lu Amateur/Reserve Championship January 12, 2001
E12: Queen's Indian

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 b6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. e3 Bb7 6. Nf3 d5 7. Bd3 c5 8. dxc5
Bxc5 9. O-O O-O 10. Bxf6 Qxf6 11. cxd5 Bxd5 12. Nxd5 exd5 13. Qc2 Rc8 14. Qb3
d4 15. exd4 Bxd4 16. Nxd4 Qxd4 17. Rfd1 Qc5 18. Be4 Nc6 19. Rac1 Na5 20. Rxc5
Nxb3 21. Rxc8+ Rxc8 22. axb3 g6 23. g3 f5 24. Bd5+ Kg7 25. Bc4 Rc7 26. Rd4 Rb7
27. Kf1 b5 28. Be6 Kf6 29. Bc8 Rc7 30. Ba6 Rc2 31. Bxb5 Rxb2 32. Ba4 a5 33. Rd5
Rb1+ 34. Kg2 Ke6 35. Rxa5 Rb2 36. Ra7 h5 37. Ra6+ Kf7 38. Rb6 Rb1 39. Bb5 Kg7
40. Bc4 Rb2 41. h4 Rc2 42. Rb7+ Kh6 43. Bg8 g5 44. hxg5+ Kxg5 45. Rb6 Rc7 46.
f4+ 1-0

Beatty-Sansom Amateur/Reserve Championship January 12, 2001
C02: Advanced French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Nf3 Qb6 6. Qc2 Nge7 7. Be3 cxd4 8. cxd4
Nf5 9. Qc3 Bb4 10. Nbd2 Bxc3 11. bxc3 O-O 12. Rb1 Qa5 13. Be2 Nxe3 14. fxe3
Qxc3 15. O-O Qxe3+ 16. Rf2 Nxd4 17. Re1 Nxf3+ 18. Nxf3 f6 19. exf6 Rxf6 20. Rd1
Bd7 21. Bd3 Rxf3 22. gxf3 Rf8 23. Kg2 Bc6 24. f4 d4+ 25. Kf1 Rxf4 0-1

Sims-Beatty Memphis Candidates 2001
A45: Trompowsky attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 e6 3. Nc3 Be7 4. Bf4 O-O 5. e4 Bb4 6. Bd3 d5 7. e5 Nfd7 8. Nh3
h6 9. Bxh6 gxh6 10. Qh5 Kg7 11. g4 f6 12. Qg6+ 1-0

Sathyan-Inoue Memphis Candidates 2001
C02: Advanced French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Bb5 Qb6 6. Bxc6+ bxc6 7. Nf3 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Ba6 9. b3 c5 10. Be3 Rc8 11. Nc3 cxd4 12. Bxd4 Qa5 13. a3 Rxc3 14. Bxc3
Qxc3+ 15. Nd2 Qxe5+ 16. Ne4 Qxe4+ 17. Kd2 Be7 18. g3 Qd4+ 19. Ke1 Qc3+ 0-1

Gholson-Piekorz Memphis Candidates 2001
A34: Accelerated Dragon

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 d6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. Bb5 Bd7 8.
Qd2 Nf6 9. O-O-O Ng4 10. Bxc6 bxc6 11. h4 Nxe3 12. fxe3 h5 13. Rhf1 Rb8 14. Nf3
Qb6 15. Na4 Bxb2+ 16. Kb1 Qb5 17. Nb6 Bc3+ 0-1

Sims-Inoue Memphis Candidates 2001
D43: QGD

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c6 4. a4 Nf6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. e3 b6 7. Qc2 Bd6 8. e4
dxe4 9. Nxe4 Nxe4 10. Qxe4 Qc7 11. Qg4 Kf8 12. Bd3 Nf6 13. Qg5 h6 14. Qe3 Bb7
15. Bd2 c5 16. Bc3 Rd8 17. h3 cxd4 18. Nxd4 Bf4 19. Qe2 a6 20. O-O e5 21. Nf5
g6 22. Bb4+ Kg8 23. Be7 gxf5 24. Bxd8 Qxd8 25. Bxf5 Qe7 26. g3 Bg5 27. Rad1 h5
28. Rd3 Kg7 29. h4 Bh6 30. Kh2 Qc5 31. Rdd1 e4 32. Bh3 Re8 33. b3 a5 34. Qb2
Kg6 35. Bd7 Re7 36. Bh3 Ng4+ 37. Bxg4 hxg4 38. Rd8 Re5 39. Rfd1 Bg7 40. Qe2 f5
41. Qd2 e3 42. Qd7 e2 43. Rd6+ Kh7 44. Qxb7 Qxf2+ 45. Qg2 Qxg2+ 46. Kxg2 e1=Q
47. Rd2 Re2+ 48. Rxe2 Qxe2+ 49. Kg1 Qe1+ 50. Kg2 Qe4+ 51. Kg1 Bd4+ 52. Kf1 Qf3+
53. Ke1 Bc3+ 54. Rd2 Bxd2+ 55. Kxd2 Qxg3 56. c5 bxc5 57. b4 cxb4 58. h5 Qh2+
59. Ke3 Qxh5 60. Kf4 Kg6 61. Kg3 Kg5 62. Kg2 Kf4 63. Kf2 g3+ 64. Kg2 Qh2+ 65.
Kf1 0-1

Piekorz-Sims Memphis Candidates 2001
B73: Classical Dragon

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 d6 5. Be2 g6 6. O-O Bg7 7. Be3 Nf6 8.
Nc3 O-O 9. Qd2 Ng4 10. Nxc6 bxc6 11. Bxg4 Bxg4 12. Bd4 e5 13. Be3 Qc7 14. f3
Be6 15. Rfd1 Rfd8 16. Qf2 d5 17. Bc5 d4 18. Na4 Qa5 19. b3 Bh6 20. Qe1 Qxe1+
21. Rxe1 d3 22. cxd3 Rxd3 23. Red1 Bd2 24. Bf2 Rad8 25. Nc5 Bc3 26. Rxd3 Rxd3
27. Nxd3 Bxa1 28. Bxa7 Bc3 29. Kf1 h5 30. Ke2 h4 31. h3 Kg7 32. Bf2 g5 33. Nc5
Bc8 34. a4 f5 35. Kd3 Bb4 36. Kc4 Bxc5 37. Kxc5 Ba6 38. Kb6 Bf1 39. a5 fxe4 40.
a6 e3 41. Bxe3 Bxa6 42. Kxa6 Kf6 43. Kb6 Kf5 44. Kxc6 1-0

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