Games 2006 Part 3
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Dan McCarver(948) - Mark Jackson(964)  Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 22, 2006
Queen's pawn game, Darooha variation 

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. e4 e6 5. Ne5 Bd6 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. g3 Nxe4
8. Nxe4 dxe4 9. Bg2 f5 10. g4 Ba6 11. gxf5 exf5 12. Bh3 g6 13. d5 O-O 14.
dxc6 Bb4+ 15. c3 Qxd1+ 16. Kxd1 Rad8+ 17. Kc2 Bd3+ 18. Kb3 Be7 19. Bf1 Rb8+
20. Ka4 Bc2+ 21. b3 Rb6 22. Bb5 a6 23. Bc4+ Kg7 24. Bd5 Bd3 25. Bc4 Rd8 26.
Bxd3 exd3 27. Ba3 Bf6 28. Bb2 Rxc6 29. Rac1 d2 30. Rcd1 Bxc3 31. Bxc3+ Rxc3
32. Kb4 Rc2 33. a4 c5+ 34. Ka5 c4 35. bxc4 Rxc4 36. Kxa6 Rb4 37. Ka5 Rb2 38.
f3 Ra8# 0:1

Alex Sytnytskyy(1287) - Nishit Reddy(1481)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 22, 2006
Caro-Kann: advance variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Bd3 Bxd3 5. Qxd3 e6 6. Qg3 h6 7. Ne2 Nd7 8.
f4 Ne7 9. Bd2 Qb6 10. Qb3 Qxb3 11. axb3 Nf5 12. c4 dxc4 13. bxc4 Nb6 14. b3
Be7 15. Ba5 O-O 16. O-O Bd8 17. Nd2 Nd7 18. Ne4 Bxa5 19. Rxa5 Rfd8 20. g4
Ne7 21. Nd6 b6 22. Ra2 Nc8 23. Nxc8 Rdxc8 24. Ng3 Nf8 25. Ne4 Ng6 26. Nd6
Rd8 27. f5 exf5 28. Rxf5 Rd7 29. Raf2 Rf8 30. g5 Nh4 31. R5f4 hxg5 32. Rg4
f6 33. Ne4 f5 34. Nf6+ gxf6 35. exf6 Rxf6 36. Rxg5+ Rg7 37. Rxg7+ Kxg7 38.
Ra2 Rf7 39. Kf2 Rd7 40. d5 cxd5 41. cxd5 a5 42. Rd2 Rd6 43. Rd4 Ng6 44. Ke3
Ne7 45. Kf4 Kf6 46. b4 axb4 47. h4 Nxd5+ 48. Kf3 Ke5 49. Rd1 Nf6 50. Rb1 Rd4
51. Re1+ Re4 52. Rh1 Rf4+ 53. Kg2 Rg4+ 54. Kf3 0:1

John Jennings(unr) - Agene Smith(620)  Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 22, 2006
French: advance variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. Be3 Be7 5. dxc5 Bxc5 6. Bxc5 h6 7. Bd4 Nc6 8.
Bb5 Bd7 9. Bxc6 Bxc6 10. Nf3 Ne7 11. O-O O-O 12. Nc3 Ng6 13. b4 b5 14. Qd3
a6 15. a4 Rb8 16. Bc5 Re8 17. a5 Nf4 18. Qe3 Ng6 19. Nd4 Ba8 20. Rad1 Qc7
21. Nf3 Qd8 22. Bd6 Rc8 23. Qb6 Qxb6 24. axb6 Rxc3 25. Ra1 Bb7 26. Ne1 Rc6
27. Nd3 Rxb6 28. g3 Rc6 29. Nc5 Bc8 30. h4 Ne7 31. h5 Nf5 32. g4 Nxd6 33.
exd6 Rxd6 34. g5 e5 35. f3 e4 36. Rae1 e3 37. Re2 d4 38. Ne4 Rc6 39. Rd1 Rd8
40. Nc5 a5 41. bxa5 Rxc5 42. f4 Rc3 43. g6 f6 44. Ra1 Rd6 45. Kg2 Bb7+ 46.
Kg3 b4 47. Rb1 Ba6 48. Rxb4 Bxe2 49. Rb8+ 1:0

Nagasa Adusumilli(1318) - Allan Bogle(1747)  Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 22, 2006
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Nc3 a6 4. Bc4 b5 5. Be2 Bb7 6. d3 Be7 7. O-O d6 8. a3
Nf6 9. Re1 O-O 10. h3 Qc7 11. Bg5 Qd8 12. Bd2 Nbd7 13. Rb1 Qc7 14. Bg5 Rfe8
15. Ra1 Rac8 16. Bf4 b4 17. axb4 cxb4 18. Na2 Qxc2 19. Nxb4 Qxd1 20. Rexd1
d5 21. Nxa6 dxe4 22. dxe4 Bxe4 23. Bc7 Nd5 24. Bb5 Nxc7 25. Bxd7 Nd5 26.
Bxe8 Rxe8 27. Rac1 Nf4 28. Rc4 Bxf3 29. gxf3 e5 30. Re1 Nxh3+ 31. Kg2 Nf4+
32. Rxf4 exf4 33. Nc7 Rc8 34. Rxe7 Kf8 35. Rd7 Rb8 36. Nd5 g5 37. b4 Rb5 38.
Rd6 1/2-1/2

Gary Pylant(1856) - Jeff Baudendistel(1519)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 22, 2006
French: Marshall variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 c5 4. exd5 cxd4 5. Bb5+ Bd7 6. Qxd4 Bxb5 7. Nxb5
Qa5+ 8. Nc3 Qd8 9. Qa4+ Qd7 10. dxe6 fxe6 11. Qxd7+ Nxd7 12. a3 Bc5 13. Nf3
Ngf6 14. O-O h6 15. h3 g5 16. Re1 g4 17. hxg4 Nxg4 18. Rxe6+ Kf7 19. Re2
Rag8 20. Bf4 Nxf2 21. Rxf2 Nf6 22. Ne5+ Kf8 23. Rd1 Bxf2+ 24. Kxf2 Ke7 25.
Nd5+ Nxd5 26. Rxd5 Ke6 27. c4 Rc8 28. b3 Rh7 29. Kf3 h5 30. Ng6 Rg7 31. Rd6+
Kf7 32. Ne5+ Kg8 33. g3 Rh7 34. Nd7 Rc6 35. Rxc6 bxc6 36. Ne5 Rb7 37. b4 Rb6
38. c5 Ra6 39. Bc1 Kg7 40. Nd7 1:0

Mark Beatty(1475) - Carlos Sims(1902) Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 22, 2006
King's Indian: Sämisch, 5...O-O

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. f3 g6 4. c4 Bg7 5. Nc3 O-O 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. Nge2 e5 8. d5
Ne7 9. O-O Nd7 10. Ng3 f5 11. exf5 gxf5 12. Bg5 Nf6 13. Qc2 h6 14. Bh4 Qd7
15. Rae1 Kh8 16. Nce2 Qe8 17. Bxf6 Bxf6 18. Nxf5 Nxf5 19. Bxf5 Bxf5 20. Qxf5
Bh4 21. Qh3 Bxe1 22. Qxh6+ Kg8 23. Rxe1 Rf7 24. Nd4 1/2-1/2

Sam O'Bar(1795) - Gary Pylant(1856)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 19, 2006
Polish (Sokolsky) opening

1. b4 d5 2. Bb2 Qd6 3. a3 e5 4. Nf3 Nd7 5. e3 Ngf6 6. c4 b6 7. Qa4 c6 8. Be2
Be7 9. cxd5 Nxd5 10. Nxe5 Nxe5 11. Bxe5 Qxe5 12. Qxc6+ Kd8 13. Qxa8 Nc7 14.
d4 1:0

Nagasa Adusumilli(1318) Agene Smith(620)  Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 08, 2006
French: advance variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bd7 6. a3 a6 7. Bxc6 Bxc6 8. Qg4
f5 9. Qg3 Ne7 10. Nf3 Ng6 11. h4 h5 12. Qxg6+ 1:0

Mark Beatty(1475) - John Craycroft(1515) Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 08, 2006
King's gambit

1. e4 e5 2. f4 d6 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. Bc4 Bxf3 5. Qxf3 Nf6 6. O-O Nc6 7. Qb3 d5 8.
Qxb7 Na5 9. Bb5+ Nd7 10. Bxd7+ Kxd7 11. Qxd5+ Kc8 12. Qxa8+ Kd7 13. Qd5+ Kc8
14. Qxd8+ Kxd8 15. d3 Bc5+ 16. Kh1 Nc6 17. fxe5 Nxe5 18. Bf4 Bd6 19. Nc3 f6
20. Nb5 a6 21. Nxd6 cxd6 22. Bxe5 dxe5 23. c3 Kd7 24. d4 Kd6 25. d5 Rc8 26.
Rac1 Rc4 27. Rfe1 a5 28. b3 Rc5 29. c4 g6 30. Re3 h6 31. Rf1 Ke7 32. d6+ Ke6
33. Rd3 a4 34. d7 1:0

Ed Hamelrath(1711) - Nishit Reddy(1481)  Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 08, 2006
King's Indian: Sämisch, 5...O-O

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. f3 O-O 6. Be3 Na6 7. Qd2 c5 8.
Nge2 Bd7 9. Nc1 cxd4 10. Bxd4 Nc5 11. Nb3 Nxb3 12. axb3 a6 13. Na4 Bxa4 14.
bxa4 Qc7 15. a5 Qc6 16. Qe3 e6 17. Be2 d5 18. cxd5 exd5 19. e5 Rfe8 20. O-O
Nd7 21. Rac1 Qe6 22. f4 Bh6 23. Rc7 Ne5 24. Qxe5 Qxe5 25. fxe5 f6 26. Bf3 fxe5
27. Bxd5+ Kh8 28. Bc3 1:0

Philip Maclin(1418) - Mark Jackson(964)  Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 08, 2006
Queen's pawn game, Chigorin variation

1. Nf3 Nc6 2. d4 d5 3. c4 Nf6 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nb6 6. Bb5 Bd7 7. Nc3 e6 8.
O-O a6 9. Bxc6 Bxc6 10. Ne5 Nd7 11. Nxc6 bxc6 12. Qa4 Nb8 13. d5 Qd6 14.
dxe6 Qxe6 15. Bf4 Bd6 16. e5 Be7 17. Rad1 O-O 18. Rfe1 Nd7 19. Ne4 h6 20.
Rc1 c5 21. Qa5 g5 22. Bg3 Ra7 23. b3 Nxe5 24. Nxc5 Bxc5 25. Qxc5 Qb6 26.
Bxe5 Qxc5 27. Rxc5 Re8 28. Rec1 c6 29. Bf6 Re6 30. Rxc6 Rxc6 31. Rxc6 Kh7
32. f3 1:0

Gary Pylant(1856) - John Bell(1547)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 08, 2006
KGD: Mafia defense

1. e4 c5 2. f4 e5 3. Nf3 exf4 4. Bc4 d6 5. O-O Nc6 6. d4 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Nf6 8.
Rxf4 Ne5 9. Bb3 Ng6 10. Rf1 Be7 11. h3 O-O 12. Nc3 Bd7 13. Be3 Re8 14. Qd2
Ne5 15. Rad1 Qc8 16. Nf5 Nc4 17. Nxe7+ Rxe7 18. Bxc4 Qxc4 19. Qxd6 Re6 20.
Qf4 Rf8 21. e5 Bb5 22. Nxb5 Qxb5 23. exf6 Rxf6 24. Qd4 1:0

John Bell(1547) - Jonathan Beatty(1285)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 01, 2006
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 Bd7 5. Nf3 g6 6. a3 Bg7 7. Qc2 Nh6 8. b3
Nf5 9. e3 O-O 10. Bb2 Na5 11. e4 Nd4 12. Nxd4 cxd4 13. Nd1 Qb6 14. b4 Nc6
15. O-O Rac8 16. d3 Be6 17. f4 a6 18. Qf2 f5 19. Kh1 fxe4 20. Bxe4 Bh3 21.
Re1 e5 22. Bd5+ Kh8 23. Qd2 Ne7 24. Be4 exf4 25. Bg2 Bxg2+ 26. Qxg2 f3 27.
Qf2 Be5 28. Re4 Nf5 29. g4 Ne3 30. Nxe3 dxe3 31. Bxe5+ dxe5 32. Rxe3 Qd4 33.
Rf1 Qxg4 34. Rxf3 Rxf3 35. Qxf3 Qxf3+ 36. Rxf3 Rd8 37. Kg2 Kg7 38. Kf2 Rd6
39. Ke3 b6 40. Ke4 Re6 41. Kd5 Re8 42. Kd6 e4 43. dxe4 Rxe4 44. c5 bxc5 45.
bxc5 Re2 46. c6 Rxh2 47. c7 1:0

Agene Smith(620) - Mark Beatty(1475)  Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 01, 2006
Bird's opening

1. f4 d5 2. d4 Bf5 3. e3 e6 4. Bd3 Bxd3 5. Qxd3 Nf6 6. Nf3 c5 7. c3 c4 8.
Qe2 Nbd7 9. O-O Be7 10. Nbd2 O-O 11. e4 Qc7 12. e5 Ne8 13. Ng5 b5 14. Ndf3
h6 15. Qc2 hxg5 16. Nxg5 Bxg5 17. fxg5 Nxe5 18. dxe5 Qxe5 19. Bf4 Qf5 20.
Qxf5 exf5 21. Rae1 Rd8 22. Be5 Nd6 23. Bd4 a5 24. a3 g6 25. Rf3 Ne4 26. h4
Rb8 27. Be5 Rb7 28. Ra1 Re8 29. Bd4 Nd2 30. Re3 Rxe3 31. Bxe3 Ne4 32. Kh2
Re7 33. Re1 Re6 34. Kh3 f4 35. Bd4 Nd2 36. Rxe6 fxe6 37. Kg4 Nb3 38. Bf6 Nc1
39. Kxf4 Nd3+ 40. Kg4 e5 41. h5 gxh5+ 42. Kxh5 e4 43. Bd4 Nf4+ 44. Kh6 Nxg2
45. g6 e3 0:1

Sam O'Bar(1795) - Nagasa Adusumilli(1318)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 01, 2006
Caro-Kann: two knights, 3...Bg4

1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. exd5 cxd5 5. Bb5+ Nc6 6. Ne5 Bxd1 7. Nxc6
Qd6 8. Ne5+ Kd8 9. Nxf7+ Kc7 10. Nxd6 Kxd6 11. Kxd1 Nf6 12. d4 Ng4 13. Bf4+
Ke6 14. Bg3 a6 15. Ba4 b5 16. Bb3 Nf6 17. Re1+ Kf7 18. Nxd5 Rd8 19. Nxe7+
Ke8 20. Ng6+ Kd7 21. Nxh8 Kc8 22. c3 Nd5 23. Bxd5 Rxd5 24. Re8+ Rd8 25.
Rxd8+ Kxd8 26. Nf7+ Ke7 27. Bd6+ Kxf7 28. Bxf8 Kxf8 29. a4 bxa4 30. Rxa4 Kf7
31. Rxa6 Ke7 32. Rc6 Kd7 33. d5 g6 34. b4 g5 35. b5 h5 36. b6 g4 37. b7 h4
38. b8=Q h3 39. Qb7+ Kd8 40. Rc8# 1:0

Mark Jackson(964) - Jeff Baudendistel(1519)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 01, 2006
Réti opening

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. Nc3 c5 3. e4 Nc6 4. d3 g6 5. Be3 d6 6. Nd5 Ng4 7. Bd2 Bg7 8.
h3 Nge5 9. Bc3 O-O 10. a3 b5 11. Qd2 a5 12. Bxe5 Nxe5 13. Qg5 e6 14. Ne7+
Kh8 15. Nc6 Nxf3+ 0:1

Teja Dasari(1335) - Gary Pylant(1856)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 01, 2006
English: symmetrical variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. Nf3 cxd4 4. Nxd4 e6 5. Bf4 e5 6. Bxe5 Qa5+ 7. Qd2 Bb4
8. Nc3 Qxe5 9. Ndb5 Nc6 10. f4 Qb8 11. Qe3+ Ne7 12. a3 Bxc3+ 13. bxc3 a6 14.
Nd4 d5 15. c5 Qc7 16. Nb3 O-O 17. h3 Nf5 18. Qf3 Re8 19. Rd1 Re3 20. Qf2
Rxc3 21. Rd3 Ne4 22. Qf3 Rxd3 23. exd3 Neg3 24. Rg1 Qe7+ 25. Kd2 Be6 26. d4
Ne4+ 27. Kc1 Nfg3 28. Bd3 Rc8 29. Bxe4 Nxe4 30. Kd1 Bd7 31. Nd2 Ba4+ 32. Ke2
Nxc5+ 33. Qe3 Bb5+ 34. Kf3 Qxe3+ 35. Kxe3 Re8+ 36. Kf3 Ne4 37. Nxe4 dxe4+
38. Ke3 f5 39. Rc1 Re7 40. Rc5 g6 41. g4 fxg4 42. hxg4 Kf7 43. g5 Bd3 44. a4
Rd7 45. Ra5 Ke6 46. Re5+ Kf7 47. Rc5 b5 48. axb5 axb5 49. Rc6 Rb7 50. Rc3 b4
51. Rb3 Bc2 52. Rb2 b3 53. d5 Ke7 54. Kd4 Kd6 55. Ke3 Kxd5 56. Ke2 Ra7 57.
Kd2 Ra2 58. Rxa2 bxa2 59. Kxc2 a1=Q 60. Kd2 Qf1 61. Kc2 Qxf4 62. Kd1 Qxg5
63. Ke2 h5 64. Kf2 h4 65. Kf1 h3 66. Kf2 e3+ 67. Kf1 Qg2+ 68. Ke1 h2 69. Kd1
h1=R# 0:1

Carlos Sims(1902) - Philip Maclin(1418)   Jim Mitchell Memorial 9,  December 01, 2006
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Bc4 e6 4. Ne2 d5 5. exd5 exd5 6. Bb3 Nf6 7. O-O O-O 8.
Bf4 Be6 9. Qc1 Re8 10. Nbc3 c6 11. a4 Nbd7 12. a5 Bg4 13. f3 Bf5 14. Ng3 Be6
15. Qd2 Qc8 16. Bg5 c5 17. Nb5 Qc6 18. Ba4 cxd4 19. Nxa7 Qc5 20. Nb5 d3+ 21.
Be3 d4 22. Bxd4 Qc4 23. cxd3 Qd5 24. Bf2 Nc5 25. Nc7 Qxd3 26. Qxd3 Nxd3 27.
Bxe8 Rc8 28. Nxe6 Rxe8 29. Nxg7 Kxg7 30. Bd4 g5 31. Nh5+ Kg6 32. Nxf6 1:0

Jordana Williams(1723) - Alex Sytnytskyy(1360)     46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
French defense

1. e4 e6 2. d4 c6 3. Nf3 h6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bd2 Nf6 6. Bd3 d5 7. e5 Bxc3 8.
Bxc3 Ne4 9. Bxe4 dxe4 10. Nd2 Qg5 11. O-O e3 12. Nc4 exf2+ 13. Rxf2 O-O 14.
Bb4 Rd8 15. Nd6 f5 16. exf6 gxf6 17. Rf3 Qd5 18. Rxf6 Rxd6 19. Bxd6 Kg7 20.
Be5 Nd7 21. Qg4+ 1:0

Jeff Baudendistel(1529) - Howard Cohen(1860)     46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 d6 7. f3 Bg7 8.
Qd2 Bd7 9. Be2 h5 10. O-O Rc8 11. Rad1 Ne5 12. b3 Qa5 13. Nd5 Qxd2 14. Nxf6+
Bxf6 15. Rxd2 Rc3 16. Bf2 a6 17. Be1 Rc5 18. c4 Bg7 19. Bf2 Rc8 20. Be3 f6
21. Nc2 f5 22. exf5 Bxf5 23. Nb4 Nxc4 24. Rc1 Nxe3 0:1

Howard Cohen(1860) - David Kernell(1923)     46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Caro-Kann: advance variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. Bb5+ Bd7 5. Bxd7+ Qxd7 6. Nc3 cxd4 7. Qxd4 e6
8. f4 Nc6 9. Qf2 Bb4 10. Bd2 Nge7 11. Nf3 Nf5 12. g4 Nfe7 13. Nb5 Bxd2+ 14.
Nxd2 Nxe5 15. Qc5 N5c6 16. Nd6+ Kf8 17. O-O-O Rd8 18. Nb5 a6 19. Nc3 Qd6 20.
Qf2 h5 21. h3 Ng6 22. f5 exf5 23. gxf5 Nge7 24. Rhf1 Rh6 25. Nde4 Qb4 26. f6
gxf6 27. Nxf6 Ne5 28. Qe3 Qxb2+ 29. Kxb2 Nc4+ 30. Kc1 Nxe3 31. Rde1 Nxf1 32.
Rxf1 Kg7 33. Nfxd5 Nxd5 34. Rd1 Rhd6 35. Ne4 Rc6 36. Rd4 Rd7 37. Kb2 Nf6 0:1

Greg Turner(1847) Chris Baumgartner(1760)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Nc3 a6 4. g3 d5 5. exd5 exd5 6. d4 Nf6 7. Bg2 Nc6 8.
O-O cxd4 9. Nxd4 Be7 10. Nb3 Be6 11. Ne2 Bg4 12. c3 h6 13. Be3 O-O 14. f3
Bf5 15. Ned4 Bg6 16. Bf2 Re8 17. Re1 Bf8 18. Ne2 Qc7 19. Nf4 Rxe1+ 20. Bxe1
Bf5 21. Nxd5 Nxd5 22. Qxd5 Be6 23. Qd1 Rd8 24. Bd2 Qd7 25. f4 Bxb3 26. Qxb3
Qxd2 27. Qxb7 Bc5+ 28. Kh1 Nb8 29. Qc7 Qd6 30. Qa5 Qb6 31. Qxb6 Bxb6 32. a4
Rd2 33. b4 a5 34. Rb1 axb4 35. cxb4 Nd7 36. a5 Bd8 37. Bc6 Kf8 38. a6 Bb6
39. Re1 g6 40. b5 h5 41. Ra1 Ba7 42. Rb1 Nb6 43. Re1 Nd7 44. Rb1 Nb6 45. Re1
Rd8 46. Kg2 Nd5 47. Kf3 Nb4 48. Rb1 Rd3+ 49. Ke2 Rd4 50. Kf3 Rc4 51. Ba8 Ke7
52. Re1+ Kd7 53. Re5 Rc3+ 54. Kg2 Rc5 55. Re4 Rxb5 56. Rc4 Rb6 57. Bb7 Nxa6
58. Bc8+ Kd6 59. Ra4 Rb2+ 60. Kh1 Rb1+ 61. Kg2 Rb2+ 62. Kf1 1:0

Lawrence Cohen(2000) - Sam Palatnik(2518)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
English: symmetrical, Rubinstein system

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 c5 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. Bg2 Nc7 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. O-O e5 8.
d3 Be7 9. Be3 O-O 10. Qd2 f6 11. Ne1 Bd7 12. f4 exf4 13. Bxf4 Ne6 14. Be3
Rc8 15. Nf3 Ncd4 16. Nd5 Bc6 17. Nxe7+ Qxe7 18. Rae1 Rfe8 19. Kh1 b6 20. Bf2
Qb7 21. e4 Nxf3 22. Bxf3 Rcd8 23. Qc2 Nd4 24. Bxd4 Rxd4 25. Kg1 Red8 26. Re3
Re8 27. g4 Re5 28. b3 Qd7 29. Qe2 Bb5 30. Rd1 a5 31. a4 Bc6 32. h3 Qd6 33.
Bg2 h6 34. Bf1 Bd7 35. Qg2 Be6 36. Rb1 Rb4 37. Qc2 Qd4 38. Kf2 h5 39. Be2 h4
40. Bd1 Bd7 41. Ke2 f5 42. gxf5 Bxf5 43. Rf3 Bg6 44. Kf1 Rg5 45. Qf2 Qxf2+
46. Kxf2 c4 47. Bc2 cxd3 48. Bxd3 Bxe4 49. Bxe4 Rxe4 50. Rg1 Rxg1 51. Kxg1
Kh7 52. Kf2 Kh6 53. Rd3 Kh5 54. Rd5+ g5 55. Rb5 Rb4 56. Rxb4 axb4 57. Kf3
g4+ 58. hxg4+ Kg5 59. Kg2 Kxg4 60. Kf2 Kf4 0:1

Oran Quintrell(1231) - Gary Pylant(1846)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
French: King's Indian attack

1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. Ngf3 Nc6 5. g3 Bd6 6. Bg2 Nge7 7. O-O O-O 8.
Re1 Bc7 9. c3 b6 10. d4 f6 11. b3 Bb7 12. a4 Qe8 13. Ba3 cxd4 14. cxd4 Rd8
15. Rc1 Bd6 16. Bxd6 Rxd6 17. Bf1 Qh5 18. Bb5 Rc8 19. Kg2 a6 20. Bxc6 Nxc6
21. Nf1 Rdd8 22. e5 f5 23. Qd2 h6 24. h4 Qf7 25. b4 a5 26. b5 Nb4 27. Rxc8
Rxc8 28. Rc1 Qd7 29. Ne3 Rc7 30. Ne1 Qc8 31. Rxc7 Qxc7 32. Nd3 Nxd3 33. Qxd3
Qc1 34. Qc2 Qxc2 35. Nxc2 Bc8 36. Ne3 Bd7 37. Kf1 Be8 38. Ke1 Kf8 39. Ng2
Ke7 40. Kd2 g5 41. f4 gxh4 42. gxh4 Bh5 43. Ne3 Bf3 44. Nd1 Kf7 45. Nc3 Kg6
46. Ke3 Bg4 47. Kf2 Kf7 48. Ne2 Kg6 49. Nc3 Bh3 50. Ne2 Kh5 51. Kg3 Bf1 52.
Nc3 Bc4 53. Kh3 Kg6 54. Kg2 Kh5 55. Kh3 Bb3 56. Kg3 Bc4 57. Kh3 Kg6 58. Kg2
Bd3 59. Kf2 Bc2 60. Kf3 Bb3 61. Kf2 Kh5 62. Kg3 Bc4 63. Kh3 Bf1+ 64. Kg3 Kg6
65. Kf2 Bc4 66. Kg3 Kh5 67. Kh3 Kg6 68. Kg2 Kh5 1/2-1/2

Carlos Sims(1911) - Lawrence Cohen(2000)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Grünfeld: Smyslov defense

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 g6 5. Nf3 Bg7 6. Bd3 O-O 7. O-O Bg4 8. h3
Bxf3 9. Qxf3 e6 10. b4 Ne8 11. Qg3 Nd7 12. f4 Nd6 13. c5 Nf5 14. Qf2 b6 15.
g4 Ne7 16. Bd2 f5 17. g5 Kf7 18. h4 h5 19. gxh6 Bxh6 20. Qg3 Rg8 21. Kf2 a5
22. a3 a4 23. Bc2 b5 24. Rg1 Nf6 25. Qf3 Rg7 26. Rg2 Neg8 27. Rh1 Ng4+ 1/2-1/2

James Wu(1948) - Greg Turner(1847)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Ruy Lopez: closed, Flohr-Zaitsev system (Lenzerheide variation)

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 b5 5. Bb3 d6 6. O-O Be7 7. c3 Nf6 8.
Re1 O-O 9. h3 Bb7 10. d4 h6 11. Nbd2 Re8 12. Nf1 Bf8 13. Ng3 g6 14. Nh2 Bg7
15. h4 Qd7 16. h5 Kh7 17. hxg6+ fxg6 18. f4 exd4 19. cxd4 Re7 20. e5 dxe5
21. fxe5 Rae8 22. Rf1 Nd5 23. Ng4 Rf7 24. Rxf7 Qxf7 25. Bxh6 Na5 26. Ne4
Bxh6 27. Nef6+ Kg7 28. Bxd5 Bxd5 29. Nxe8+ Qxe8 30. Nxh6 Nc4 31. Ng4 Nxb2
32. Qd2 Nc4 33. Qh6+ Kf7 34. Rf1+ Ke7 35. Nf6 Qf7 36. Nxd5+ Qxd5 37. Qg7+ 1:0

David Kernell(1923) - Carlos Harbert(1934)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Réti opening

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. g3 dxc4 4. Na3 Be6 5. Qc2 g6 6. Ng5 Qd5 7. Nxe6 Qxe6
8. Qxc4 Qxc4 9. Nxc4 Nd7 10. Bg2 Nb6 11. Na5 O-O-O 12. b4 Bg7 13. Rb1 a6 14.
O-O Nf6 15. d3 Nfd5 16. Bd2 Kb8 17. Rfc1 e6 18. Nb3 Na4 19. d4 Nc7 20. Bf4
Rd7 21. e3 Ka7 22. Nc5 Nxc5 23. bxc5 Nd5 24. Bd6 Ne7 25. g4 Bf6 26. Rc3 h5
27. gxh5 Rxh5 28. Ra3 Nf5 29. Bxc6 Rg5+ 30. Kf1 Nxd6 31. Bxd7 Nc4 32. Rd3
Rd5 33. c6 Bd8 34. Rxb7+ Ka8 35. c7 1:0

Jeff Baudendistel(1529) - Mark Beatty(1463)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Sicilian: dragon, 6.Be3

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. Qd2 Ng4 8.
Bb5+ Bd7 9. O-O Bxb5 10. Ndxb5 Nxe3 11. Qxe3 Nc6 12. Nd5 O-O 13. c3 a6 14.
Na3 Rc8 15. Qb6 e6 16. Qxd8 Rfxd8 17. Nb6 Rc7 18. Rad1 Ne5 19. f4 Rc6 20.
fxe5 Rxb6 21. Nc4 Rc6 22. Rxd6 Rdxd6 23. exd6 Bf8 24. d7 Be7 25. Ne5 Bc5+
26. Kh1 Rd6 27. b4 Bb6 28. Nc4 1:0

Ron Burnett(2443) - Carlos Sims(1911)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Pirc Defense

1. e4 d6 2. d4 c6 3. f4 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. h3 e5 6. dxe5 Qh4+ 7. Ke2 dxe5 8.
Nf3 Qe7 9. Kf2 exf4 10. Bxf4 Bxc3 11. bxc3 Qxe4 12. Bxb8 Rxb8 13. Qd6 Qxc2+
14. Kg3 Qxc3 15. Re1+ Be6 16. Qxb8+ Ke7 17. Qxb7+ Kf6 18. Qxa7 c5 19. Qb8
Ke7 20. Qc7+ Kf8 21. Rxe6 fxe6 22. Bc4 Qxc4 23. Rd1 Nf6 24. Rd8+ Ne8 25. Qd7 1:0

Sam Palatnik(2518) - Ron Burnett(2443)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 26, 2006
Queen's Indian: old main line, 9.Qxc3

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 b6 4. Bg2 Bb7 5. d4 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 Ne4 8.
Qc2 Nxc3 9. Qxc3 Bf6 10. Qc2 d5 11. cxd5 exd5 12. Bf4 Na6 13. Rac1 Qe7 14.
Be5 Bxe5 15. Nxe5 c5 16. b3 Rac8 17. Qb2 Nc7 18. dxc5 bxc5 19. Rfd1 Ne6 20.
Bxd5 Bxd5 21. Rxd5 Nd4 22. e3 Qe6 23. Rdxc5 Rxc5 24. Rxc5 Nf5 25. Qd2 h5 26.
Qd5 Qf6 27. Nd7 Qa1+ 28. Kg2 Nxe3+ 29. fxe3 Qxa2+ 30. Kf3 Re8 31. Ne5 Rf8
32. h4 Qh2 33. Kf4 Qf2+ 34. Qf3 Qb2 35. Qxh5 Qxb3 36. Nf3 Re8 37. Re5 Qb8
38. Kg4 g6 39. Rxe8+ Qxe8 40. Qe5 Qc8+ 41. Kg5 Qd8+ 42. Qf6 Qe8 43. Ne5 a5
44. g4 a4 45. h5 gxh5 46. gxh5 Kh7 47. h6 Qf8 48. Kh5 1:0

Greg Turner(1847) - Teja Dasari(1344)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Caro-Kann: exchange variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Bf5 5. Bb5+ Nd7 6. Ne5 a6 7. Qf3 axb5
8. Qxf5 Nxe5 9. Qxe5 e6 10. O-O Nf6 11. Bg5 Be7 12. Nd2 O-O 13. c3 Ng4 14.
Bxe7 Qxe7 15. Qe2 Qg5 16. Nf3 Ra5 17. Nxg5 Nf6 18. a3 Rfa8 19. b4 Rxa3 20.
Rxa3 Rxa3 21. Qxb5 h6 22. Nf3 Rxc3 23. Qxb7 Ne4 24. Ne5 Ng5 25. f4 Ne4 26.
Qxf7+ Kh7 27. Qxe6 Nf6 28. g4 Rc7 29. g5 hxg5 30. fxg5 Ne4 31. g6+ Kh6 32.
Qh3+ Kg5 33. Qf5+ Kh6 34. Ng4# 1:0

Jacob Schafer(1283) - Howard Cohen(1860)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. f3 Bg7 7. Be3 a6 8.
Qd2 h5 9. O-O-O Ne5 10. h4 b5 11. g3 Bb7 12. Bh3 Qc7 13. Bg5 b4 14. Nce2
Nxf3 15. Nxf3 Nxe4 16. Qf4 Qxf4+ 17. Bxf4 Nf2 18. Rdf1 Bxf3 19. Rh2 Nxh3 20.
Rxf3 Nxf4 21. Nxf4 Bh6 22. Kd1 e6 23. Re2 Bg7 24. Nd3 a5 25. Re4 f5 26. Rc4
Ke7 27. c3 bxc3 28. bxc3 Rhc8 29. Nb2 d5 30. Rxc8 Rxc8 31. Kd2 e5 32. Kd1 e4
33. Re3 Bh6 34. Re2 Rxc3 35. Rc2 Rxg3 36. Rc7+ Kd6 37. Rh7 Bf4 38. a4 Be5
39. Kc1 Rg1+ 0:1

Jordana Williams(1723) - Howard Cohen(1860)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Sicilian: Nimzovich-Rossolimo attack (without ...d6)

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nd4 4. Nxd4 cxd4 5. d3 e6 6. Nd2 Qg5 7. Bc4 Qxg2
8. Qf3 Qxf3 9. Nxf3 Bc5 10. a3 Ne7 11. Rg1 Ng6 12. e5 d6 13. exd6 Bxd6 14.
h4 h5 15. Nxd4 Nxh4 16. Bg5 Ng6 17. Nf3 Bd7 18. Nh4 Ne5 19. O-O-O f6 20. Be3
g5 21. Ng2 Bc8 22. Rh1 a6 23. f4 Ng4 24. fxg5 Nxe3 25. Nxe3 Bf4 26. Rde1 b5
27. Bb3 fxg5 28. Kb1 Bb7 29. Rhf1 Kd7 30. Nd1 e5 31. Nf2 Bg3 32. Re3 h4 33.
Ne4 Bxe4 34. dxe4 Raf8 35. Rd1+ Ke7 36. Rc3 Rc8 37. Rf3 Rhf8 38. Rfd3 Rcd8
39. Bd5 g4 40. Rg1 Rf3 41. Rdd1 h3 42. Ka2 h2 43. Rh1 Bf4 44. Rde1 g3 45.
Re2 Rd6 46. Rg2 Rf2 47. Rxf2 gxf2 48. Kb3 Rg6 49. a4 Rg1 0:1

James Wu(1948) - Jonathan Beatty(1324)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
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.
Bd3 Nxd2 9. Qxd2 c5 10. Nf3 Nc6 11. O-O c4 12. Be2 Bd7 13. Rab1 Qc7 14. Nh4
Ne7 15. f4 Nf5 16. Nxf5 exf5 17. g4 g6 18. gxf5 Bxf5 19. Bf3 Qd7 20. Rb4 b5
21. a4 a6 22. axb5 axb5 23. Rfb1 Ra2 24. Rxb5 Rxc2 25. Qe1 O-O 26. Bxd5 Bd3
27. e6 Qc7 28. exf7+ Kg7 29. Qe5+ Qxe5 30. fxe5 Rxc3 31. Re1 Rc2 32. e6 c3
33. e7 Bxb5 34. Bc4 Bd7 35. Be6 Bb5 36. exf8=Q+ Kxf8 37. Ra1 Bc6 38. Ra6 Bb7
39. Rd6 Rc1+ 40. Kf2 c2 41. Rd8+ Ke7 42. f8=Q+ Kxe6 43. Rd6# 1:0

Carlos Sims(1911) - Jeffrey Schlichter(807)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Queen's pawn: Charlick (Englund) gambit

1. d4 e5 2. dxe5 d5 3. exd6 cxd6 4. e4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Qe7 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bxf6 Qxf6
8. Bc4 Nc6 9. Nd5 Qxb2 10. Rb1 Qe5 11. Nc7+ Kd7 12. Nxa8 Qxe4+ 13. Be2 Qxg2
14. Bf3 Qg5 15. Bxc6+ bxc6 16. Nf3 Qe7+ 17. Kd2 Bb7 18. Rxb7+ Kc8 19. Rxe7
Bxe7 20. Qb1 Bg5+ 21. Nxg5 hxg5 22. Re1 Kd7 23. Qb7+ Kd8 24. Qc7# 1:0

Chris Baumgartner(1760) - John Jarrett(1865)     46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Ne5 Nf6 5. d4 e6 6. Bd3 Be7 7. O-O Nc6 8.
c3 Bd7 9. f4 g6 10. Nd2 Nxe5 11. fxe5 Nh5 12. Nf3 a6 13. Bh6 Rg8 14. g4 Ng7
15. Qd2 Bb5 16. Bxb5+ axb5 17. Qf4 Rc8 18. Ng5 Nf5 19. Nxh7 Nxh6 20. Qxh6
Rc7 21. Qf4 Rg7 22. Nf6+ Bxf6 23. Qxf6 Qxf6 24. exf6 Rh7 25. Kg2 b4 26. Rf3
bxc3 27. Rxc3 Rxc3 28. bxc3 Kd7 29. Rb1 Kc6 30. Kg3 g5 31. a4 Rh6 32. Rf1
Rh8 33. Rb1 Rh6 34. Rf1 1/2-1/2

Sam O'Bar(1782) - Oran Quintrell(1207)     46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Sicilian: Richter-Rauzer

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bg5 e5 7. Nb3 Be7 8.
Qd2 a6 9. O-O-O O-O 10. Bxf6 Bxf6 11. Qxd6 Bg5+ 12. Kb1 Be7 13. Qxd8 Rxd8
14. Rxd8+ Bxd8 15. Bc4 Bb6 16. f3 Na5 17. Nxa5 Bxa5 18. Nd5 b5 19. Ne7+ Kf8
20. Bd5 Bb7 21. Bxb7 Re8 22. Nf5 Rd8 23. Bd5 Bb6 24. Rd1 a5 25. Rd3 b4 26.
Bb3 Rxd3 27. cxd3 f6 28. Nd6 Bg1 29. h3 Ke7 30. Nc4 f5 31. Nxa5 fxe4 32.
dxe4 Kd6 33. Kc2 Bb6 34. Nc4+ Kc5 35. Nxb6 Kxb6 36. Kd3 Kc5 37. Ke3 g5 38.
g3 h6 39. f4 1:0

Jonathan Beatty(1324) - Chris Baumgartner(1760)     46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Bird's opening

1. f4 d5 2. b3 Nf6 3. e3 g6 4. Bb2 Bg7 5. Nf3 O-O 6. h3 c5 7. a3 b6 8. Be2
Bb7 9. O-O Nc6 10. Bb5 a6 11. Bxc6 Bxc6 12. d3 Re8 13. Qe1 e6 14. Nbd2 Bb7
15. c4 Rc8 16. Ne5 Nd7 17. Qf2 f6 18. Nxd7 Qxd7 19. Qh4 Rf8 20. Rf2 Rf7 21.
Raf1 h6 22. g4 Qc6 23. Kh2 Rcf8 24. Nf3 dxc4 25. dxc4 Qe4 26. f5 exf5 27.
gxf5 gxf5 28. Qg3 Qe7 29. Nh4 Qc7 30. Rg1 Be4 31. Rf4 Rd8 32. Bc1 Qe5 33.
Rf2 Qxg3+ 34. Rxg3 Kh7 35. Nxf5 Bf8 36. Bb2 Bxf5 37. Rgf3 Bd6+ 38. Kg1 Rg7+
39. Kf1 Bd3+ 40. Ke1 Rg1+ 41. Kd2 Be4 42. Rxf6 Be5+ 43. Ke2 Bxf6 44. Rxf6
Rg2+ 45. Ke1 Rxb2 46. Rxb6 Rg8 47. Kf1 Bd3+ 48. Ke1 Rg1# 0:1

Jordana Williams(1723) - Lawrence Cohen(2000)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
French: exchange variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Be7 6. Nf3 O-O 7. Bd3 dxc4
8. Bxc4 Bg4 9. Be3 Nc6 10. Be2 Qd7 11. O-O Rfd8 12. Rb1 a6 13. a3 Rab8 14.
Re1 Bf8 15. Ne5 Nxe5 16. dxe5 Qe6 17. Bd2 Bxe2 18. Qxe2 Ng4 19. h3 Nxe5 20.
Bf4 f6 21. Bxe5 fxe5 22. Qxe5 Qxe5 23. Rxe5 Rd2 24. Re2 Rxe2 25. Nxe2 Rd8
26. Nc3 Rd2 27. Kf1 Rc2 28. Ke1 Bc5 29. Ne4 Bd4 30. b3 Rb2 31. Rxb2 Bxb2 32.
a4 b6 33. Kd2 Kf7 34. b4 c6 35. a5 bxa5 36. bxa5 Bd4 37. Kd3 Ba7 38. Kc4 h5
39. Nc5 g5 40. Nxa6 Ke6 41. Nb4 Bxf2 42. Nxc6 Kd6 43. Nd4 g4 44. hxg4 hxg4
45. a6 Kc7 46. a7 Kb7 47. Nb5 g3 48. Kb4 Be1+ 49. Kc4 Bf2 50. Kd3 Be1 51.
Ke2 Bf2 52. Kf3 Be1 53. Ke2 Bf2 54. Nd6+ Kxa7 55. Ne4 Bg1 56. Nxg3 Kb7 57.
Ne4 Kc7 58. g4 Kd7 59. g5 Ke6 60. Ng3 Kf7 61. Kf3 Kg6 62. Ne4 Bc5 63. Kg4
Be3 1/2-1/2

Mark Beatty(1463) - Ed Hamelrath(1733)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Caro-Kann: exchange variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Bd3 Nc6 5. c3 Nf6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. Nbd2 e6 8.
Qc2 Rc8 9. O-O Bd6 10. Re1 O-O 11. a3 Qc7 12. h3 Bxf3 13. Nxf3 Rb8 14. Bg5
h6 15. Bxf6 gxf6 16. c4 dxc4 17. Bxc4 Na5 18. Rac1 Rfc8 19. b3 b5 20. Bd3
Qxc2 21. Rxc2 Rxc2 22. Bxc2 Bxa3 23. Ra1 Bb4 24. Ne1 Bc3 25. Rd1 Rd8 26. Nf3
Nc6 0:1

Lawrence Cohen(2000) - Sam O'Bar(1782)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. Nc3 Nb6 6. d3 Be7 7. Nf3 Nc6 8.
O-O O-O 9. a3 Be6 10. b4 a6 11. Bb2 f5 12. Na4 e4 13. Ne5 Nxe5 14. Nxb6 cxb6
15. Bxe5 exd3 16. Qxd3 Qxd3 17. exd3 Rfd8 18. d4 Bd5 19. Rfc1 Bxg2 20. Kxg2
Rd7 21. Rc2 b5 22. Rac1 Kf7 23. Rc7 Rad8 24. f4 g6 25. R1c3 Ke6 26. Rxd7
Rxd7 27. Kf3 h6 28. g4 fxg4+ 29. Kxg4 Bf6 30. Rc5 h5+ 31. Kf3 Bxe5 32. Rxe5+
Kf6 33. Ke4 Rc7 34. Rc5 Rxc5 35. dxc5 Ke6 36. h4 Kf6 37. Kd5 Kf5 38. Kd6
Kxf4 39. Kc7 g5 40. hxg5 Kxg5 41. Kxb7 h4 42. c6 h3 43. c7 h2 44. c8=Q h1=Q+
45. Qc6 Qh3 46. Qc1+ Kg6 47. Kxa6 Qc8+ 48. Qxc8 1:0

Sam O'Bar(1782) - Jeff Baudendistel(1529)    46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
French: King's Indian attack

1. e4 e6 2. d3 Nc6 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 d5 5. exd5 Nxd5 6. Nf3 Bb4+ 7. Bd2 O-O
8. O-O Bxd2 9. Qxd2 Qf6 10. d4 Bd7 11. Nc3 Nxc3 12. Qxc3 Qd8 13. Rad1 Ne7
14. Ne5 c6 15. Qb4 Rb8 16. c4 Be8 17. Qa3 f6 18. Bh3 fxe5 19. dxe5 Qb6 20.
Qxe7 Bf7 21. Bxe6 Bxe6 22. Qxe6+ Kh8 23. Qd6 Rbd8 24. Qa3 Rxf2 25. Rxf2
Rxd1+ 26. Kg2 h5 27. Qf3 Qd8 28. Qxh5+ Kg8 29. Qf7+ Kh7 30. Rf5 Rd2+ 31. Kh3 1:0

Jeff Baudendistel(1529) - Alex Sytnytskyy(1360)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
French defense

1. e4 e6 2. d4 c5 3. c3 cxd4 4. cxd4 Nc6 5. Nf3 Bb4+ 6. Nc3 Nf6 7. Bd3 h6 8.
Bd2 Bxc3 9. Bxc3 b6 10. O-O Bb7 11. Qb3 O-O 12. a4 Rb8 13. Rac1 Na5 14. Qc2
Nc6 15. b4 Rc8 16. Qb1 d5 17. e5 Ne4 18. Bxe4 dxe4 19. Qxe4 Na5 20. Qg4 Nb3
21. Rc2 Bxf3 22. gxf3 Nxd4 23. Rd2 Rxc3 24. Rxd4 Qa8 25. Kg2 Ra3 26. b5 Kh8
27. Rfd1 g5 28. Rd7 Kg7 29. R1d6 Re8 30. Qh5 Rf8 31. Rxe6 Qxf3+ 32. Qxf3
Rxf3 33. Kxf3 Rc8 34. Rxa7 Rc3+ 35. Kg4 Kg8 36. Rxh6 Rc4+ 37. Kxg5 Rc2 38.
f4 Rg2+ 39. Kf6 Rg6+ 40. Rxg6+ Kh8 1:0

Carlos Harbert(1934) - Jeff Baudendistel(1529)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Torre attack (Tartakower variation)

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Bg5 Nbd7 4. e3 Ne4 5. Bd3 Ndf6 6. c3 Bg4 7. Bh4 c6 8.
Qb3 Bxf3 9. gxf3 Nd6 10. Nd2 a5 11. a4 h6 12. e4 Nh5 13. Bg3 Nxg3 14. fxg3
Rb8 15. exd5 cxd5 16. Qxd5 e6 17. Bb5+ Nxb5 18. Qxb5+ Qd7 19. Qxa5 Bd6 20.
Qb5 f5 21. Nc4 Ke7 22. Qxd7+ Kxd7 23. Nxd6 Kxd6 24. Kd2 1:0

Oran Quintrell(1207) - Mark Beatty(1463)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Réti: King's Indian attack

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O O-O 5. d3 d5 6. Nbd2 c5 7. e4 dxe4 8.
dxe4 Nc6 9. Re1 Qc7 10. Qe2 Bg4 11. h3 Nd4 12. Qd3 Nxf3+ 13. Nxf3 Rad8 14.
Qe3 Bxf3 15. Qxf3 Nd7 16. Qe3 Bd4 17. Qb3 c4 18. Qa3 c3 19. Rb1 Qxg3 20. Rf1
Ne5 21. Kh1 Nf3 22. Bxf3 Qxf3+ 23. Kg1 Bxf2+ 0:1

Lawrence Cohen(2000) - Jason Qian(1825)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 Bc5 4. e3 Nc6 5. Ne2 O-O 6. O-O d5 7. d4 exd4 8.
exd4 Be7 9. c5 b6 10. cxb6 axb6 11. Nbc3 Bg4 12. Be3 Bb4 13. h3 Be6 14. Bg5
Be7 15. Qd2 Qd7 16. Kh2 Qd8 17. Rfd1 Ng4+ 18. hxg4 Bxg5 19. f4 Be7 20. f5
Bg5 21. Nf4 Bd7 22. Ncxd5 Ra4 23. Qc3 Bf6 24. Nxf6+ Qxf6 25. Nd5 Qh6+ 26.
Kg1 Qd6 27. b3 Ra7 28. Nf4 Rfa8 29. Rd2 Ra3 30. Rc2 Nxd4 31. Qxc7 Qxc7 32.
Rxc7 R8a7 33. Rxa7 Rxa7 34. Rd1 g5 35. Nh5 Ne2+ 36. Kf1 1:0

Ron Burnett(2443) - Carlos Harbert(1934)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Pirc: bayonet (Mariotti) attack

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. Be2 Bg7 5. h4 h6 6. Be3 Nbd7 7. f4 c6 8. e5
Nh7 9. h5 g5 10. Nf3 gxf4 11. Bxf4 dxe5 12. dxe5 Nc5 13. Qxd8+ Kxd8 14.
O-O-O+ Ke8 15. Be3 Ne6 16. Ne4 b6 17. Rd2 Bb7 18. Bc4 Nhf8 19. Ng3 Nd7 20.
Nf5 Bf8 21. Bxe6 fxe6 22. N5d4 Nc5 23. Rh4 Ne4 24. Rxe4 c5 25. Rg4 cxd4 26.
Nxd4 Rd8 27. c4 Rd7 28. Kc2 Rh7 29. Rf2 1:0

Mark Beatty(1463) - David Kernell(1923)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Caro-Kann: exchange variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Bd3 Nf6 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. c3 Bg4 7. Nbd2 e6 8.
O-O Bd6 9. Qc2 O-O 10. Re1 Qc7 11. h3 Bh5 12. Ng5 Bg6 13. Bxg6 hxg6 14. Ndf3
b5 15. Rxe6 fxe6 16. Nxe6 Qf7 17. Nxf8 Rxf8 18. Bd2 Ne4 19. Re1 Qd7 20. Ng5
Nxg5 21. Bxg5 Qf5 22. Qxf5 Rxf5 23. Re6 Rxg5 24. Rxd6 Na5 25. b3 Rf5 26. Ra6
Nb7 27. Rxa7 Rf7 28. a4 Nd6 29. Rxf7 Kxf7 30. a5 b4 31. cxb4 Nb5 32. Kf1
Nxd4 33. a6 Nb5 34. Ke2 Ke6 35. h4 Kf5 36. Kd3 Kg4 37. g3 Kf3 38. a7 Nxa7
39. Kd4 Kxf2 40. Kxd5 Kxg3 41. Kc5 Kxh4 42. b5 Nxb5 0:1

Carlos Sims(1911) - Greg Turner(1847)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
QGD: 4.Nf3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 Be7 5. e3 O-O 6. Qc2 c5 7. dxc5 Bxc5 8.
Bd3 dxc4 9. Bxc4 a6 10. O-O b5 11. Bd3 Qc7 12. Ne4 Nbd7 13. b4 Bb6 14. Qb1
Bb7 15. Nxf6+ Nxf6 16. Bb2 Bxf3 17. gxf3 h6 18. Bxf6 gxf6 19. Qb2 Qe5 20.
Qxe5 fxe5 21. a4 bxa4 22. Rxa4 a5 23. Be4 Ra7 24. Rfa1 f5 25. bxa5 Bxe3 26.
fxe3 fxe4 27. Rxe4 Rxf3 28. Rxe5 Rf6 29. a6 Kf8 30. Rb5 e5 31. Rb8+ Ke7 32.
Rb7+ Rxb7 33. axb7 Rb6 34. Ra7 Kd6 35. Ra6 Rxa6 36. b8=Q+ 1:0

Sam Palatnik(2518) - Greg Turner(1847)   46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
English: symmetrical, four knights system

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 c5 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 d6 6. e4 g6 7. Be2 Bg7 8.
Be3 a6 9. O-O O-O 10. f3 Bd7 11. Qd2 Rc8 12. Rfc1 Nxd4 13. Bxd4 Bc6 14. b4
b6 15. Rab1 Bb7 16. Nd5 Nd7 17. Be3 e6 18. Nc3 Qc7 19. Na4 Rfd8 20. Bf1 Ba8
21. Rd1 Bf8 22. Qf2 Rb8 23. Rbc1 Qb7 24. a3 Rdc8 25. Bf4 e5 26. Be3 Qc6 27.
Nc3 a5 28. Qh4 Re8 29. Nb5 Re6 30. Qe1 axb4 31. axb4 Bb7 32. Bd3 Ba6 33. Ra1
Bxb5 34. cxb5 Qc7 35. Rdc1 Qd8 36. Bc4 Re8 37. Bd5 Kg7 38. Bc6 Re7 39. Rd1
Nf6 40. Ra6 Re6 41. Qf2 Nd7 42. Ra7 Nf6 43. Qa2 Re7 44. Ra6 Re6 45. Qf2 Nd7
46. Rda1 Re7 47. Ra7 Nf6 48. Qh4 Rxa7 49. Rxa7 Be7 50. Bh6+ Kg8 51. Bg5 Kg7
52. Qh6+ Kg8 53. Bxf6 Bxf6 54. Bd5 Be7 55. Bxf7+ Kxf7 56. Qxh7+ Kf6 57. g4
Qe8 58. g5+ Ke6 59. Qh3+ Kf7 60. Qh7+ Ke6 1/2-1/2

Chris Baumgartner(1760) - Sam Palatnik(2518)    46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Sicilian: Canal-Sokolsky (Nimzovich-Rossolimo, Moscow) attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Nc6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Qxd4 Qa5+ 6. Nc3 Qxb5 7. Nxb5
Nxd4 8. Nfxd4 Kd8 9. c4 Nf6 10. f3 a6 11. Nc3 e6 12. Be3 Bd7 13. O-O Rc8 14.
b3 Be7 15. Rac1 Kc7 16. Rfd1 b6 17. Bf2 Kb7 18. Nde2 Rhd8 19. Bg3 Be8 20. e5
dxe5 21. Bxe5 b5 22. cxb5 axb5 23. Rxd8 Rxd8 24. Rd1 Rxd1+ 25. Nxd1 g6 26.
Ne3 Nd7 27. Bb2 e5 28. Kf1 f5 29. Nc3 Kc6 30. Ke2 Bf7 31. g4 Be6 32. h3 Bd6
33. Nc2 h5 34. g5 b4 35. Nd1 f4 36. h4 Bf5 37. Kd2 Bxc2 38. Kxc2 Bc5 39. Kd3
Kd5 40. Bc1 Nf8 41. a3 bxa3 42. Nc3+ Kc6 43. Kc4 Nd7 44. Na4 a2 45. Bb2 Bd4
46. Nc3 Nb6+ 47. Kd3 Nd5 48. Nxd5 Kxd5 0:1

Ron Burnett(2443) - Ed Hamelrath(1733)  46th Mid-South Open,  November 25, 2006
Caro-Kann: advance variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Be2 Qb6 5. Nf3 e6 6. O-O c5 7. c4 Be4 8. cxd5
Bxd5 9. Nc3 Bxf3 10. Bxf3 cxd4 11. Na4 Qc7 12. Qxd4 Nc6 13. Qc4 Nge7 14. Bf4
Rc8 15. Rac1 Ng6 16. Bxc6+ Qxc6 17. Qb3 Qd7 18. Rxc8+ Qxc8 19. Rc1 Qd7 20.
Bg5 Be7 21. Bxe7 Kxe7 22. Qb4+ Ke8 23. Nc5 Qc6 24. Qxb7 Qxb7 25. Nxb7 Kd7
26. Nc5+ Ke7 27. Rc3 Nxe5 28. Ra3 Nc6 29. Ra6 Rc8 30. a3 Rc7 31. b4 Nb8 32.
Ra5 Nd7 33. Nd3 Nb6 34. Kf1 Nc4 35. Ra6 Nb6 36. Ke2 Nd5 37. Nc5 e5 38. g3
Nb6 39. Kd3 f5 40. a4 Nd7 41. Kc4 Nxc5 42. bxc5 g6 43. Kd5 e4 44. Re6+ Kf7
45. c6 a6 46. Rd6 Ke7 47. h4 Kf7 48. Rd8 Ke7 49. Rb8 h6 50. Rb7 Kd8 51. Kd6 1:0

Allan Bogle(1752) - Dan McCarver(919)  Get Ready 5,  November 17, 2006
Bird's opening

1. f4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 Bg4 4. b3 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bxf3 6. Qxf3 Ne4 7. d3 Nf6 8.
Bb2 e6 9. Nd2 a6 10. Bxc6+ bxc6 11. Qg3 Nh5 12. Qh3 g6 13. Bxh8 f6 14. Qxe6+
Be7 15. g4 Nxf4 16. exf4 Kf8 17. O-O-O c5 18. Rde1 Qe8 19. Bxf6 Bxf6 20.
Qxf6+ Qf7 21. Qxf7+ Kxf7 22. Nf3 Kf6 23. Ng5 h6 24. Re6+ Kg7 25. Nf3 Kf7 26.
Rhe1 h5 27. Re7+ Kf6 28. R1e6# 1:0

Carlos Sims(1903) - Mark Jackson(919)  Get Ready 5,  November 17, 2006
Four knights: Italian variation

1. e4 e5 2. Bc4 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Nf3 h6 5. O-O Bc5 6. a3 O-O 7. d3 Nd4 8.
Nxe5 Qe7 9. Ng6 Qe8 10. Nxf8 Kxf8 11. Nd5 Qe5 12. Bf4 Qh5 13. Nxf6 Qxd1 14.
Rfxd1 Ne2+ 15. Kf1 Nxf4 16. d4 Be7 17. Nd5 Nxd5 18. Bxd5 c6 19. Ba2 d6 20.
Rd3 b5 21. Rf3 f6 22. e5 f5 23. e6 g6 24. g4 d5 25. gxf5 gxf5 26. Rxf5+ Kg7
27. Rf7+ 1:0

John Bunch(1838) - Oleksandr Sytnytskyy(1317)  Get Ready 5,  November 17, 2006
French: Chigorin variation

1. e4 e6 2. Qe2 c5 3. b3 Nc6 4. Nf3 a5 5. Bb2 a4 6. g3 Nb4 7. d4 Qa5 8. Bc3
b6 9. Qd2 a3 10. Be2 Ba6 11. O-O Nf6 12. Bxb4 cxb4 13. Bxa6 Rxa6 14. Qd3 d6
15. Nbd2 b5 16. Ng5 Be7 17. f4 O-O 18. e5 g6 19. exf6 Bxf6 20. Nde4 Be7 21.
Rae1 Rc8 22. Nf3 d5 23. Neg5 Rc3 24. Qd1 Qc7 25. Rf2 Rac6 26. Ne5 Rxc2 27.
Nxc6 Rxf2 28. Nxe7+ Qxe7 29. Kxf2 h6 30. Nf3 g5 31. fxg5 hxg5 32. Qd2 f6 33.
Qc2 g4 34. Qg6+ Qg7 35. Qxg7+ Kxg7 36. Nh4 Kf7 37. Rc1 1:0

Gary Pylant(1857) - John Reynolds(unr) Get Ready 5,  November 17, 2006
Ruy Lopez: open (Tarrasch) defense

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. Re1 d5 7. d3 Nc5 8.
Nxe5 Be6 9. Nxc6 Qd7 10. Ne5 Qxa4 11. Qf3 Be7 12. Nc3 Qa5 13. Bd2 O-O-O 14.
a3 Qb6 15. b4 d4 16. bxc5 Qxc5 17. Rab1 c6 18. Na4 Qxc2 19. Nb6+ Kc7 20. Ba5
Kb8 21. Rec1 Bd5 22. Nxd5 Qa4 23. Nxc6+ Qxc6 24. Rxc6 Rc8 25. Nxe7 Rhe8 1:0

Mark Jackson(964) - Agene Smith(620)  Get Ready 5,  November 10, 2006
Réti opening

1. Nf3 e6 2. Nc3 d5 3. d4 Bb4 4. Bd2 f5 5. a3 Bxc3 6. Bxc3 Nf6 7. Ne5 O-O 8.
Bb4 Re8 9. e3 Nbd7 10. Bb5 a6 11. Bxd7 Bxd7 12. Qf3 a5 13. Bd2 Re7 14. O-O
Be8 15. Qe2 Bh5 16. Qe1 c6 17. a4 Qb6 18. Rb1 Nd7 19. Nd3 Nf6 20. f3 Kh8 21.
Nf4 g6 22. b4 Qc7 23. Qh4 Kg7 24. Rfc1 b6 25. b5 c5 26. dxc5 Qxc5 27. Nd3
Qd6 28. Bc3 Rf8 29. Rb3 e5 30. Re1 d4 31. exd4 e4 32. fxe4 Rxe4 33. Rxe4
fxe4 34. Qf4 Qxf4 35. Nxf4 e3 36. Nxh5+ Nxh5 37. d5+ Kg8 38. Be5 e2 39. Re3
Rf1# 0:1

Ed Hammelrath(1720) - John Bunch(1838)  Get Ready 5,  November 10, 2006
QGD: semi-Slav

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c6 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Nf3 Nf6 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bxf6 Qxf6
8. e3 Bg4 9. Be2 Bd6 10. O-O O-O 11. h3 Bh5 12. Rb1 a5 13. Na4 Nd7 14. Qc2
Rfe8 15. Nc5 Nxc5 16. dxc5 Bc7 17. b4 a4 18. b5 Bxf3 19. Bxf3 Qe5 20. g3 Re6
21. bxc6 bxc6 22. Rb7 f5 23. Rfb1 g5 24. Qb2 a3 25. Qxe5 Bxe5 26. R1b6 Rf6
27. Re7 Bb2 28. Rc7 g4 29. hxg4 fxg4 30. Bxg4 Raf8 31. Rbxc6 d4 32. Rxf6
Rxf6 33. Rd7 dxe3 34. fxe3 Rg6 35. Bf3 Rxg3+ 36. Kf2 Rg7 37. Bd5+ Kf8 38.
Rxg7 Kxg7 39. Kf3 Kf6 40. Kg4 Ke5 1/2-1/2

Dan McCarver(948) - Gary Pylant(1856)  October Chess Festival 6,  October 27, 2006
Sicilian: closed, 2...Nc6

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. d3 g6 4. Na4 Bg7 5. Nxc5 Qa5+ 6. Qd2 Qxc5 7. Nf3 d6
8. c3 a6 9. d4 Qb6 10. d5 Ne5 11. Nxe5 Bxe5 12. f4 Bg7 13. Qc2 Nf6 14. Qd3
Ng4 15. Qe2 h5 16. h3 Nf6 17. Be3 Qc7 18. Bd4 Bd7 19. c4 O-O 20. e5 dxe5 21.
Bxe5 Qc8 22. d6 exd6 23. Bxd6 Re8 24. Be7 Bf5 25. Kf2 Ne4+ 26. Kf3 Rxe7 27.
g4 hxg4+ 28. Kg2 gxh3+ 29. Kh2 Qc7 30. Bxh3 Bxh3 31. Kxh3 Ng5+ 32. fxg5 Rxe2
33. Rab1 Qd7+ 34. Kg3 Qd3+ 35. Kg4 Re4# 0:1

Gary Pylant(1856) - Johnny York(1268)  October Chess Festival 6,  October 20, 2006
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. d4 g6 2. e4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Be2 Nf6 5. Be3 O-O 6. f3 Nc6 7. Qd2 Re8 8.
O-O-O a6 9. g4 b5 10. h4 b4 11. Nd5 Be6 12. Nxf6+ 1:0

Mark Jackson(926) - Jonathan Wade(1744)  October Chess Festival 6,  October 20, 2006
Réti opening

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3. d4 e6 4. Bf4 c5 5. Nb5 Qa5+ 6. Nc3 Nc6 7. Ne5 Nxe5
8. dxe5 Ne4 9. Bd2 Nxd2 10. Qxd2 Be7 11. e3 Bd7 12. a4 a6 13. Be2 O-O 14.
O-O Qc7 15. f4 f6 16. exf6 Bxf6 17. a5 Rad8 18. Na4 Bxa4 19. Rxa4 Bxb2 20.
c3 b5 21. axb6 Qxb6 22. Ra2 Rb8 23. Rxb2 Qxb2 24. Qxb2 Rxb2 25. Kf2 d4 26.
exd4 cxd4 27. cxd4 Rxf4+ 28. Ke1 Rb1+ 29. Kd2 Rfxf1 0:1

Jeff Baudendistel(1519) - Dan McCarver(948) October Chess Festival 6,  October 20, 2006
King's pawn game

1. e4 e5 2. d4 Nc6 3. dxe5 Nxe5 4. f4 Nc6 5. Nf3 Nf6 6. Nc3 Bb4 7. Bd3 Qe7
8. O-O Bc5+ 9. Kh1 d6 10. Nd5 Nxd5 11. exd5 O-O 12. Ng5 h6 13. Qh5 Nb4 14.
Bh7+ Kh8 15. c3 Nxd5 16. Be4 Nf6 17. Qh4 Nxe4 18. Nxe4 Qxh4 19. g3 Qg4 20.
a4 Qe2 21. Bd2 Qxe4+ 0:1

Salvatore Neglia(1610) - Scott Childers(1202)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Pirc defense

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nbd7 4. Nf3 c6 5. Bd3 e5 6. O-O Be7 7. Bg5 O-O 8.
Qe2 Re8 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Rad1 b5 11. a3 Qc7 12. Nh4 h6 13. Bxf6 Bxf6 14. Nf5
Nc5 15. Ng3 Nxd3 16. Rxd3 Be6 17. b3 a5 18. a4 bxa4 19. Nxa4 Be7 20. Qf3 c5
21. Nf5 c4 22. Nxe7+ Rxe7 23. Rc3 Qd6 24. Rd1 Qb4 25. Nb2 cxb3 26. cxb3 Rb8
27. Rdd3 Bxb3 28. h3 Ba4 29. Nxa4 Qxa4 30. Ra3 Qb4 31. Rdb3 Qe1+ 32. Kh2
Rxb3 33. Rxb3 f6 34. Rb8+ Kf7 35. Qb3+ Kg6 36. Qg3+ Kf7 37. Qb3+ Kg6 38.
Qg3+ Kf7 39. Qb3+ 1/2-1/2

Ralph McNaughton(1515) - Scott Childers(1202)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Nf3 d6 4. g3 c6 5. Bg2 Bf5 6. O-O Be7 7. d4 Nbd7 8.
dxe5 dxe5 9. Bg5 O-O 10. Nd2 Re8 11. e4 Be6 12. b3 a6 13. Qc2 b5 14. cxb5
axb5 15. Rfd1 Qb6 16. Be3 Bc5 17. Bxc5 Qxc5 18. Rac1 Ng4 19. Nf3 Rf8 20. Ng5
Ne3 21. Nxe6 fxe6 22. fxe3 Qxe3+ 23. Kh1 Rf2 24. Qd3 Qxd3 25. Rxd3 Nf6 26.
h3 Nh5 27. b4 Rf6 28. Rc2 Rg6 29. Kh2 h6 30. Nd1 Rc8 31. Nf2 Kh7 32. Ng4 Rg5
33. Rd6 Rg6 34. Rdxc6 Rxc6 35. Rxc6 Kg8 36. Bf1 Nf6 37. Rc8+ Kf7 38. Nxe5+ 1:0

Tony Maneclang(1560) - Jonathan Van Doren(1356)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bf4 Nf6 4. Nc3 a6 5. e3 c5 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. O-O Be7 8.
Ne5 cxd4 9. Nxc6 bxc6 10. exd4 O-O 11. Qf3 Bd6 12. Bg5 e5 13. dxe5 Bxe5 14.
h3 Qd6 15. Rad1 Rb8 16. Bc1 c5 17. Rfe1 Bb7 18. Qf5 Rfe8 19. Na4 Bc6 20.
Nxc5 Qxc5 21. Rxe5 Rxe5 22. Qxe5 Re8 23. Qg3 Bb5 24. Bg5 Bxd3 25. Bxf6 Bg6
26. Bc3 Rd8 27. Rd4 Qd6 28. Qxd6 Rxd6 29. Bb4 Rd7 30. c4 Bf5 31. Rxd5 Rxd5
32. cxd5 f6 33. d6 Kf7 34. Kf1 Ke6 35. Ke2 Kd5 36. Ke3 Kc4 37. Ba3 Kb5 38.
Kf4 g6 39. h4 a5 40. h5 Be6 41. hxg6 hxg6 42. g4 g5+ 43. Kg3 a4 44. f4 gxf4+
45. Kxf4 Kc6 46. g5 fxg5+ 47. Kxg5 Bxa2 48. Kf6 Kd7 1/2-1/2

Carlos Sims(1902) - Manu Nair(1577)   Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bc4 Nc6 4. a3 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. d3 Be7 7. O-O O-O 8.
Ne1 a6 9. f4 d5 10. exd5 exd5 11. Ba2 b5 12. Nf3 Bb7 13. Ne2 Re8 14. Ng3 Qd7
15. h3 Bd6 16. Re1 Rxe1+ 17. Qxe1 Re8 18. Qf2 Ne7 19. Bd2 Nf5 20. Nxf5 Qxf5
21. g4 Nxg4 22. hxg4 Qxg4+ 23. Qg2 Qxg2+ 24. Kxg2 d4 25. Rf1 g6 26. Kg3 Kg7
27. c3 Re2 28. Rf2 Rxf2 29. Kxf2 dxc3 30. Bxc3+ f6 31. Kg3 h5 32. Ng5 Be7
33. Ne6+ Kh6 34. Bd2 Bd6 35. Be3 Bc8 36. Nxc5 Bxc5 37. Bxc5 g5 38. fxg5+
fxg5 39. Be7 h4+ 40. Kh2 Kh5 41. Bf7+ Kg4 42. d4 Kf5 43. d5 Bd7 44. Be6+
Bxe6 45. dxe6 Kxe6 46. Bxg5 Kd5 47. Bxh4 Kc4 48. Be1 1:0

Riley Bartlett(1521) - Greg Turner(1816) Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Ruy Lopez: Steinitz defense deferred (Russian defense)

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O d6 6. Bxc6+ bxc6 7. d4 exd4
8. Qxd4 c5 9. Qd3 Be6 10. Nc3 Be7 11. Nd5 h6 12. Be3 O-O 13. Rad1 Nxd5 14.
exd5 Bg4 15. Qe4 Bh5 16. Rfe1 f5 17. Qe6+ Kh8 18. Bxh6 Bxf3 19. gxf3 Bg5 20.
Bxg5 Qxg5+ 21. Kh1 Qh4 22. Qe3 f4 23. Qd2 Rf5 24. Rg1 Re8 25. Rde1 Ree5 26.
Rxe5 dxe5 27. Qe1 Rh5 28. Rg2 c4 29. Qe4 Qh3 30. Qg6 1:0

Dennis Cummings(2003) - Ron Burnett(2435)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Robatsch defense: Pseudo-Austrian attack

1. e4 g6 2. d4 d6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. f4 a6 5. Nf3 Nd7 6. Be2 b5 7. e5 Bb7 8. Bd3
e6 9. Ne4 Bxe4 10. Bxe4 d5 11. Bd3 c5 12. c3 Ne7 13. O-O c4 14. Bc2 h5 15.
Be3 Nf5 16. Bxf5 gxf5 17. Ng5 Nf8 18. Rf3 Bh6 19. Rh3 Bxg5 20. fxg5 h4 21.
Bf4 Ng6 22. g3 Kd7 23. Qf3 hxg3 24. Rxg3 Rh4 25. Bd2 Qh8 26. Qf2 Qh5 27. Re1
Rh8 28. Rg2 f4 29. Rf1 Rg4 30. Rxg4 Qxg4+ 31. Qg2 Qf5 32. Kh1 Rh5 33. Qf3
Rh3 34. Qf2 Rh4 35. Qf3 Rg4 36. Be1 Rxg5 37. a3 Rh5 38. Bd2 Rh3 39. Qf2 Qe4+
40. Qg2 Rh4 41. Kg1 Kc7 42. Be1 Rh5 43. Qg4 Rh6 44. Qg5 Qe3+ 45. Bf2 Qh3 46.
Qg2 Qf5 47. Be1 Kb6 48. Qf3 Rh3 49. Qf2 f3 50. Bd2 Nh4 51. Qe3 Qg4+ 0:1

Ron Burnett(2435) - R.O. Mitchell(2161)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Catalan: closed, 5.Nf3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. g3 Be7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O c6 7. Nbd2 b6 8.
Qc2 Bb7 9. e4 dxe4 10. Nxe4 c5 11. Nxf6+ 1:0

John Craycroft(1515) - Barry Brazell(1314)   Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
QGD: Harrwitz attack

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bf4 c6 5. Nf3 Be7 6. e3 Nh5 7. Bd3 Nxf4 8.
exf4 Nd7 9. Ne5 Nxe5 10. fxe5 Qb6 11. cxd5 exd5 12. Ne2 Qxb2 13. O-O Qb6 14.
Rb1 Qc7 15. Qc2 a6 16. f4 Bg4 17. f5 O-O-O 18. h3 Bxe2 19. Qxe2 Rdf8 20. f6
Bd8 21. Bxa6 Kd7 1:0

Greg Turner(1816) - Latreze Townsned(1603)   Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Caro-Kann: exchange variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Bd3 Bg4 6. h3 Bxf3 7. Qxf3 e6
8. O-O Bd6 9. c3 Nbd7 10. Nd2 O-O 11. Re1 Qc7 12. Nf1 Rac8 13. Ne3 Rfe8 14.
g4 Bf4 15. h4 h6 16. g5 hxg5 17. hxg5 Ne4 18. g6 Ndf6 19. gxf7+ Kxf7 20. Kf1
Bh6 21. Ng4 Bxc1 22. Raxc1 Nd2+ 0:1

Willanthian Willaims(1391) - Jason Qian(1860)   Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bd3 Nc6 4. c3 g6 5. Bc2 Bg7 6. d3 Bg4 7. Be3 Nf6 8.
Nbd2 O-O 9. h3 Be6 10. O-O Qc8 11. Re1 Ne5 12. Nxe5 dxe5 13. f4 exf4 14.
Bxf4 Nh5 15. Be3 Ng3 16. Qf3 Be5 17. Bf4 Bxf4 18. Qxf4 Nh5 19. Qe3 f5 20.
Bb3 f4 21. Bxe6+ Qxe6 22. Qxc5 f3 23. Nxf3 Rxf3 24. gxf3 Qxh3 25. Qf2 Rf8
26. Qg2 Qxg2+ 27. Kxg2 Nf4+ 28. Kg3 Nxd3 29. Re2 h5 30. Rd2 Ne5 31. f4 h4+
32. Kh3 Rxf4 33. Re2 g5 34. Kg2 g4 35. Re3 Nc4 36. Re2 Rf3 37. Rf1 Ne3+ 38.
Rxe3 Rxe3 39. Rf4 Rg3+ 40. Kf2 Kg7 41. c4 e6 42. e5 Kg6 43. Rf6+ Kg5 44.
Rxe6 Rf3+ 45. Kg1 h3 46. Re8 g3 47. Rh8 g2 48. Kh2 Kf5 49. Rh5+ Ke6 50. Rg5
Rf1 51. b4 Rh1+  0:1

Carlos Harbert(1926) - Tony Maneclang(1560)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Queen's pawn: Torre attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bg5 Be7 4. Nbd2 d5 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 O-O 7. O-O h6 8.
Bh4 c5 9. c3 cxd4 10. exd4 a6 11. a4 b6 12. Re1 Bb7 13. Ne5 Nxe5 14. Rxe5
Nd7 15. Bxe7 Qxe7 16. Re3 Qd6 17. Qh5 Qf4 18. g3 Nf6 19. Qe2 Qd6 20. h3 Rfe8
21. f4 Ne4 22. Nxe4 dxe4 23. Bxe4 Bxe4 24. Rxe4 Qc6 25. Qd3 g6 26. Re5 a5
27. Kf2 Rad8 28. Qb5 Qxb5 29. Rxb5 Rd6 30. Rb1 Rc8 31. Rc1 Kf8 32. Ke3 f5
33. b4 axb4 34. Rxb4 Rdc6 35. Kd3 Ke7 36. Rb3 Kd6 37. Rcb1 Kc7 38. h4 h5 39.
Re1 Ra8 40. Rb4 Kd6 41. Re5 Kc7 42. Rc4 Re8 43. Rxc6+ Kxc6 44. d5+ Kd6 45.
Rxe6+ Rxe6 46. dxe6 Kxe6 47. Kc4 Kd6 48. Kb5 Kc7 49. c4 1:0

Jeff Baudendistel(1526) - Carlos Sims(1902)   Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Old Indian defense

1. d4 d6 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nf3 g6 4. g3 Bg7 5. Bg2 c6 6. Nbd2 O-O 7. O-O Nbd7 8.
Qc2 Re8 9. e4 e5 10. d5 c5 11. a3 Ng4 12. b4 f5 13. bxc5 Nxc5 14. Nh4 Bf6
15. h3 Nh6 16. Nb3 Nxb3 17. Qxb3 Bxh4 18. Bxh6 Bf6 19. Be3 fxe4 20. g4 h5
21. Bxe4 hxg4 22. Bxg6 Re7 23. Bh6 gxh3 24. Be4 Kh8 25. Kh2 Re8 26. Rg1 Rg8
27. Qf3 Rg2+ 28. Rxg2 hxg2 29. Rg1 Qe7 30. Qh5 Bg4 31. Qxg4 Rg8 32. Qh5 Qe8
33. Qxe8 Rxe8 34. Rxg2 Rg8 35. Rxg8+ Kxg8 36. Kg3 Kf7 37. f4 exf4+ 38. Bxf4
Be7 39. Kg4 Ke8 40. Bf5 Kd8 41. Bg5 Bxg5 42. Kxg5 Kc7 43. Kf6 Kb6 44. Ke7
Kc5 45. Bd3 b5 46. Bf1 bxc4 47. Bxc4 Kxc4 48. Kxd6 Kb3 49. Kc5 a5 50. d6 a4
51. d7 Kxa3 52. d8=Q Kb3 53. Qd3+ Ka2 54. Kb4 a3 55. Qxa3+ Kb1 56. Qc3 Ka2
57. Qd2+ Ka1 58. Kb3 1:0

Darryl Tomlinson(1091) - Freddy Burklow(1459)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 15, 2006
Queen's pawn: Bronstein gambit

1. d4 Nf6 2. g4 Nxg4 3. f3 Nf6 4. e4 e6 5. Bg5 Be7 6. Nc3 d6 7. Qd3 d5 8.
O-O-O Nh5 9. Bxe7 Qxe7 10. Nge2 c6 11. Kb1 Na6 12. Bh3 Bd7 13. e5 g6 14. Bg4
Ng7 15. Nf4 O-O-O 16. Ng2 h5 17. Bh3 c5 18. dxc5 Nxc5 19. Qe2 Kb8 20. Nb5
Ne8 21. f4 Ne4 22. Rhf1 Qb4 23. Qd3 Bxb5 0:1

Teja Dasari(1208) - Ralph McNaughton(1515)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. c3 e6 4. Bf4 Nbd7 5. e3 c5 6. Qa4 c4 7. b3 cxb3 8.
axb3 Be7 9. Ne5 O-O 10. Nd2 Nb6 11. Qa5 Nfd7 12. c4 f6 13. Nef3 dxc4 14.
Nxc4 Nd5 15. Qxd8 Rxd8 16. Bd3 Bb4+ 17. Ke2 Nxf4+ 18. exf4 a5 19. Ra4 b5 20.
Rxb4 axb4 21. Nd6 Ra2+ 22. Ke3 Ba6 23. Bxb5 Bxb5 24. Nxb5 Rc8 25. g4 Nb6 26.
Re1 Nd5+ 27. Ke4 Nc3+ 28. Nxc3 Rxc3 29. Re3 Rxf2 30. f5 exf5+ 31. gxf5 Rxe3+
32. Kxe3 Rc2 33. d5 Kf8 34. Kd3 Rc3+ 35. Ke4 Rxb3 36. h4 Rxf3 37. Kxf3 b3
38. d6 b2 39. d7 Ke7 40. Ke3 b1=Q 41. Kf4 Kxd7 42. Kg4 Qd1+ 43. Kf4 Qd4+ 44.
Kg3 Kd6 45. h5 h6 46. Kf3 Ke5 47. Kg3 Qf4+ 48. Kg2 Kxf5 49. Kg1 Kg4 50. Kg2
Qd2+ 51. Kh1 Kg3 52. Kg1 Qg2# 0:1

Ronnie Cole(774) - Sanford Merrill(1237)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Philidor: exchange variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Bd7 5. Be2 Be7 6. b3 c5 7. Nf3 Bf6 8.
c3 a6 9. Qxd6 Be7 10. Qd1 Nc6 11. Bg5 Bxg5 12. Nxg5 Qxg5 13. g3 h5 14. h4
Qe5 15. Bd3 Bf5 16. Nd2 Nf6 17. Nf3 Qxc3+ 18. Kf1 Bg4 19. Rc1 Qa5 20. e5
Nxe5 21. Qe2 O-O-O 22. Kg2 Rhe8 23. a4 Bxf3+ 24. Kg1 Bxe2 25. Bxe2 Qd2 26.
Rxc5+ Kb8 27. f4 Qd4+ 28. Kf1 Neg4 29. Rc4 Qf2# 0:1

James Nelson(585) - Mike Sansom(1513)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
French defense

1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Nc3 Bxb5 5. Nxb5 dxe4 6. Ne5 Nf6 7. d3
exd3 8. cxd3 a6 9. Nc3 Bc5 10. O-O Nbd7 11. Qf3 Nxe5 12. Qxb7 O-O 13. Ne4
Nxe4 14. Qxe4 Bd6 15. h3 Nxd3 16. Qxd3 Bh2+ 17. Kxh2 Qxd3 18. Bf4 c5 19.
Rad1 Qb5 20. Bd6 Rfd8 21. Kg1 Qxb2 22. Bxc5 Rxd1 23. Rxd1 Qc2 24. Re1 Qxc5
25. g3 Rd8 26. a4 Rd4 27. Rb1 g6 28. Ra1 Qa5 0:1

Scott Childers(1202) - Darryl Tomlinson(1091)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Sicilian: Kan, 5.Nc3

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Bd3 Nd7 7. O-O Be7 8.
Re1 Qc7 9. Nf3 b6 10. Bd2 Bb7 11. a3 Ngf6 12. b4 O-O 13. Nb1 b5 14. Qe2 Ng4
15. Ng5 Nge5 16. f4 Nc4 17. Bc3 Bf6 18. Bxf6 Nxf6 19. Bxc4 Qxc4 20. Qxc4
bxc4 21. Nc3 h6 22. Nf3 d5 23. e5 Nd7 24. Nd4 Rae8 25. a4 f6 26. exf6 Rxf6
27. f5 e5 28. a5 Kf7 29. Nf3 Rxf5 30. b5 d4 31. Ne4 Rf4 32. Nd6+ Kf8 33.
Nxe8 Bxf3 34. gxf3 Kxe8 35. bxa6 Ke7 36. Rab1 Rxf3 37. Rb7 Kd6 38. Rf1 Rxf1+
39. Kxf1 d3 40. cxd3 c3 41. Ke1 Nc5 42. Rb6+ Kd5 43. a7 Nxd3+ 44. Kd1 Nb2+
45. Kc2 1:0

Graham Horobetz(1325) - Tony Maneclang(1560)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Sicilian: Najdorf, Lipnitzky attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bc4 e6 7. f3 Be7 8.
Be3 Bd7 9. a3 Nc6 10. Qd2 b5 11. Ba2 Rc8 12. O-O Ne5 13. b3 Qc7 14. Nde2 O-O
15. Qd4 Bc6 16. Bb1 d5 17. Ng3 dxe4 18. Ncxe4 Rfd8 19. Qb6 Qb7 20. Qxb7 Bxb7
21. Rc1 Nxe4 22. Nxe4 Bxe4 23. fxe4 Bf6 24. Ra2 Ng4 25. Bf4 Bc3 26. g3 e5
27. h3 exf4 28. hxg4 fxg3 29. Kg2 Rd4 30. Kxg3 Rxe4 31. Rf1 h6 32. Rd1 Rc6
33. b4 Rcc4 34. a4 Rxg4+ 35. Kf3 Rgf4+ 36. Kg3 Rxb4 37. axb5 Rg4+ 38. Kf3
Rbf4+ 39. Ke3 axb5 40. Ra3 b4 41. Rxc3 bxc3 42. Rd3 Rc4 43. Ba2 Rc7 44. Kf3
h5 45. Bd5 g6 0:1

Kirk Petty(1900) - Willanthian Willaims(1391)    Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
English: Caro-Kann defensive system

1. c4 c6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. Nf3 Bf5 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. d3 Nf6 7. Qb3 Qc8 8.
Nc3 e6 9. O-O Be7 10. h3 Nbd7 11. d4 Nb6 12. Re1 O-O 13. Nh4 Bg6 14. Nxg6
hxg6 15. e4 Qd7 16. Be3 Rfe8 17. Red1 Nh5 18. d5 exd5 19. Bxb6 axb6 20. exd5
Qc7 21. Ne4 Bc5 22. Nxc5 bxc5 23. dxc6 bxc6 24. Rd2 Re6 25. Rad1 Qa5 26. a3
Rae8 27. Kh2 Nf6 28. Bf3 Qb5 29. Qc3 Re1 30. Rxe1 Rxe1 31. Rd8+ 1:0

Jonathan Beatty(1288) - Freddy Burklow(1459)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Vienna gambit

1. e4 e5 2. f4 Nf6 3. Nc3 d6 4. Nf3 Nbd7 5. Bc4 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. d3 a6 8.
Be3 Ng4 9. Qe1 Nxe3 10. Qxe3 Bf6 11. Nd5 c6 12. Nxf6+ Qxf6 13. fxe5 dxe5 14.
Ng5 Qh6 15. Qg3 Nf6 16. Qxe5 Be6 17. Bxe6 fxe6 18. Qxe6+ Kh8 19. Nf7+ Rxf7
20. Qxf7 Qe3+ 21. Kh1 Qb6 22. e5 Ng8 23. e6 Qd8 24. Rae1 Qe7 25. Qxe7 Nxe7
26. Rf7 Re8 27. Ref1 h6 28. Rf8+ Rxf8 29. Rxf8+ Kh7 30. Rf7 1:0

Oran Quintrell(1224) - Salvatore Neglia(1610)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Réti opening

1. Nf3 d6 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 e5 4. d3 Nc6 5. O-O Be6 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bxf6 gxf6 8.
Nbd2 Rg8 9. Re1 f5 10. e4 f4 11. Nb3 Be7 12. d4 Bxb3 13. axb3 fxg3 14. fxg3
Nxd4 15. Nxd4 exd4 16. Qxd4 Bf6 17. Qa4+ c6 18. Rad1 Bxb2 19. e5 Qb6+ 20.
Kh1 dxe5 21. Rxe5+ Bxe5 22. Qe4 Qc7 23. Re1 f6 24. Bf1 O-O-O 25. Bh3+ Kb8
26. Qh4 Rd2 27. Qc4 Rgd8 28. Qg4 Qb6 29. Re2 Rxe2 30. Qxe2 Qd4 31. Bg4 Qd2 0:1

Darryl Tomlinson(1091) - Jonathan Van Doren(1356)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. e3 Nf6 3. a3 d6 4. Be2 Be7 5. Nc3 a6 6. b3 O-O 7. Bb2 Bf5 8. d3
Nc6 9. Nd5 Nxd5 10. cxd5 Na7 11. Nf3 e4 12. dxe4 Bxe4 13. Ra2 Bf6 14. Bxf6
Qxf6 15. O-O Qf5 16. Rd2 Nb5 17. Nd4 Qg5 18. Bf3 Nc3 19. Qa1 Bxf3 20. Nxf3
Qf6 21. Rc1 Ne4 22. Qxf6 gxf6 23. Rd4 Nc5 24. b4 Nb3 25. Rg4+ Kh8 26. Rxc7
Rac8 27. Rxc8 Rxc8 28. h3 Na1 29. a4 Nc2 30. b5 axb5 31. axb5 Rc5 32. b6 Rb5
33. Rc4 Nb4 34. Nd4 Rxb6 35. Nf5 Nxd5 36. Rc8# 1:0

Ron Burnett(2435) - Carlos Harbert(1926)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
QGD: Tarrasch, Prague variation, 9.Bg5

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. g3 Be7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O c5 7. Nc3 Nc6 8.
cxd5 exd5 9. Bg5 c4 10. Ne5 h6 11. Bxf6 Bxf6 12. f4 Be6 13. f5 Bc8 14. Nxd5
Nxe5 15. dxe5 Bxe5 16. Qc2 Rb8 17. Rad1 Qg5 18. Qxc4 b5 19. Qc5 Bxb2 20.
Ne7+ Kh7 21. Nc6 1:0

Adam Caveney(2147) - Jason Qian(1860) Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Bird's opening

1. f4 e6 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. b3 Nc6 4. Bb2 b6 5. e3 Bb7 6. Be2 Be7 7. O-O O-O 8.
Ne5 d6 9. Nxc6 Bxc6 10. Bf3 Bxf3 11. Qxf3 c5 12. d3 Qc7 13. Nd2 Rad8 14. a4
d5 15. Rae1 d4 16. e4 e5 17. fxe5 Qxe5 18. Nc4 Qh5 19. Qxh5 Nxh5 20. Bc1 h6
21. e5 f5 22. exf6 Bxf6 23. g4 Bh4 24. gxh5 Bxe1 25. Rxe1 Rf5 26. Re7 Rdf8
27. Re1 Rxh5 28. Nd6 Rh4 29. Re4 Rh3 30. Rf4 Rf3 31. Rxf3 Rxf3 32. Kg2 Rf6
33. Ne4 Rg6+ 34. Kf2 0:1

Jason Qian(1860) - Teja Dasari(1321)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
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+
Ke8 8. Bxd5 Qf6 9. Bxc6+ Qxc6 10. Qh5+ Kd8 11. O-O Bd6 12. Qg5+ Ke8 13. Qxg7
Rf8 14. Nc3 Rf7 15. Qg8+ Ke7 16. d3 Bh3 17. Qg5+ Kf8 18. Qh6+ Ke7 19. Qxh3
Rg8 20. Ne4 Qd7 21. Bg5+ Kf8 22. Qxd7 Rxd7 23. Nf6 Rxg5 24. Nxd7+ Ke7 25.
Nxe5 Rxe5 26. Rae1 Kd7 27. Rxe5 Bxe5 28. c3 c5 29. Re1 1:0

Latreze Townsend(1603) - Darryl Tomlinson(1091)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Colle

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 a6 4. Bd3 g6 5. Nbd2 b5 6. O-O Bg7 7. c3 O-O 8. e4
Bb7 9. e5 Ne4 10. Qe2 Nxd2 11. Bxd2 Nd7 12. e6 fxe6 13. Qxe6+ Kh8 14. Ng5
Qe8 15. Qh3 Nf6 16. Ne6 Bc8 17. Qe3 Ng4 18. Qe2 Bxe6 19. Qxe6 Nf6 20. Bg5
Qf7 21. Qxf7 Rxf7 22. Rfe1 Raf8 23. Re6 Ne4 24. Bxe4 dxe4 25. Rf1 Rf5 26.
Be3 Re8 27. Rxa6 Rd5 28. Re6 b4 29. Rxe4 bxc3 30. bxc3 c5 31. Rc1 cxd4 32.
Bxd4 Bxd4 33. Rxd4 Rxd4 34. cxd4 Ra8 35. Rc2 Ra4 36. Rd2 e6 37. g3 Kg7 38.
Kg2 Kf6 39. Kf3 h6 40. Ke2 Ra3 41. Kd1 Kf5 42. Kc2 Rxa2+ 43. Kd3 Rxd2+ 44.
Kxd2 Ke4 45. Kc3 e5 46. dxe5 Kxe5 47. Kd3 h5 48. Ke3 Kf5 49. Kf3 Ke5 50. g4
h4 51. h3 g5 52. Ke3 Kf6 53. Ke4 Ke6 54. f4 gxf4 55. Kxf4 Kf6 56. g5+ Kg6
57. Kg4 Kh7 58. Kxh4 Kg6 59. Kg4 Kh7 60. h4 Kg7 61. Kf5 Kh7 62. h5 Kg7 63.
Ke6 Kh7 64. Kf7 Kh8 65. h6 Kh7 66. g6+ Kh8 67. g7+ 1:0

Aaron Smith(1585) - Salvatore Neglia(1610)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Queen's gambit declined

1. d4 e6 2. c4 d5 3. a3 Nf6 4. Nc3 c6 5. Nf3 Be7 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Qc2 Nc6 8.
Bg5 O-O 9. e3 h6 10. Bh4 Bd7 11. Bd3 Rc8 12. Rc1 Re8 13. h3 a6 14. O-O Na7
15. Qb1 Qb6 16. b4 Nb5 17. Nxb5 Bxb5 18. Ne5 Bxd3 19. Qxd3 Qd6 20. f3 Nd7
21. Nxd7 Bxh4 22. Nc5 Qb8 23. Rc3 Be7 24. Rfc1 Rc6 25. b5 axb5 26. Qxb5 Rec8
27. a4 Bxc5 28. Rxc5 Rxc5 29. Rxc5 Kf8 30. a5 Qa8 31. Rxc8+ Qxc8 32. Qc5+
Qxc5 33. dxc5 Ke8 34. c6 Kd8 35. cxb7 Kc7 36. a6 e5 37. Kf1 f5 38. g4 g6 39.
Kf2 h5 40. gxh5 gxh5 41. f4 e4 42. Ke2 h4 43. Kd2 Kb8 44. Kc3 Ka7 45. Kd4 1:0

Jeff Baudendistel(1552) - Barry Brazell(1314) Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
English: Bremen system, Keres variation

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 c6 3. g3 Nf6 4. Nf3 d6 5. Bg2 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. d3 Nbd7 8.
Bd2 h6 9. Rc1 Nh7 10. b4 Ng5 11. Nh4 Nf6 12. Bxg5 hxg5 13. Nf3 Nh7 14. Nd2
f5 15. e3 Rf6 16. b5 Bd7 17. Qa4 Qc8 18. Qb3 Rh6 19. Rb1 f4 20. bxc6 bxc6
21. Qb7 Qe8 22. Be4 Nf6 23. exf4 exf4 24. Rfe1 Ng4 25. Nf3 Nf6 26. Bf5 g4
27. Nh4 1:0

Carlos Sims(1902) - John Craycroft(1515)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Giuoco Piano

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. O-O Nf6 5. d3 d5 6. exd5 Nxd5 7. Bg5 Qd6
8. Nbd2 f5 9. Re1 h6 10. Bxd5 Qxd5 11. Bf4 e4 12. dxe4 fxe4 13. Rxe4+ Kd8
14. Nb3 Qxd1+ 15. Rxd1+ Bd6 16. Bxd6 cxd6 17. Rxd6+ Kc7 18. Rg6 Rg8 19. Rf4
Bd7 20. Rf7 Rad8 21. Nc5 Kb6 22. Nxd7+ Ka5 23. h3 1:0

Grahm Horobetz(1325) - Greg Turner(1816) Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Four knights: Spanish variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 d6 5. d3 Be7 6. Nd5 Be6 7. c4 O-O 8.
Bxc6 bxc6 9. Nxe7+ Qxe7 10. Bg5 h6 11. Bxf6 Qxf6 12. Qa4 c5 13. O-O-O Rfb8
14. Rde1 a5 15. a3 Qd8 16. Nd2 Bd7 17. Qc2 Rb6 18. Re2 Rab8 19. b3 Qg5 20.
f3 h5 21. Kd1 a4 22. h4 Qh6 23. bxa4 Rb2 24. Qc1 Bxa4+ 25. Ke1 Rb1 26. Kf2
Rxc1 27. Rxc1 Rb2 28. Ke1 Qf4 0:1

R.O. Mitchell(2161) - Greg Turner(1816) Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. e4 d6 6. Nge2 Nbd7 7. O-O O-O 8.
h3 a6 9. d3 Ne8 10. a4 Nc7 11. Rb1 Rb8 12. b4 b6 13. d4 Bb7 14. Be3 cxb4 15.
Rxb4 a5 16. Rb3 Ba6 17. Nb5 Nxb5 18. cxb5 Bb7 19. Rc3 Rc8 20. Rxc8 Qxc8 21.
Qd3 Qa8 22. Rc1 Rc8 23. Rxc8+ Qxc8 24. Qc3 Qxc3 25. Nxc3 e6 26. Kf1 f5 27.
f3 Kf7 28. Ke2 d5 29. exd5 Bxd5 30. Nxd5 exd5 31. Kd3 Ke6 32. h4 Bf8 33. Bh3
Be7 34. Bf4 Bd8 35. Ke3 h5 36. Bh6 Be7 37. Bf4 Ba3 38. Kd3 Bb4 39. Bc7 Be7
40. Ke3 Bf6 41. Kd3 Be7 42. Ke3 Ba3 43. Kd2 Bb2 44. Kd3 Bc1 45. Bf1 g5 46.
hxg5 Bxg5 47. Bh3 h4 48. f4 Be7 49. g4 Bd6 50. gxf5+ Ke7 51. f6+ Nxf6 52.
Bxb6 Bxf4 53. Bxa5 Ne4 1:0

Jonathan Van Doren(1356) - Aaron Vancil(1097)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 f6 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Be2 Bxf3 6. Bxf3 e6 7. O-O Bb4 8.
Bd2 Ne7 9. Re1 Bxc3 10. Bxc3 dxe4 11. Rxe4 Qd7 12. Qe2 Kf7 13. Re1 Nd5 14.
Rxe6 Nf4 15. Re7+ Kg6 16. Qe4+ Qf5 17. Rxg7+ Kxg7 18. Qxf5 Ng6 19. d5 cxd5
20. Qxf6+ Kh6 1:0

Barry Brazell(1314) - Sam O'Bar(1795)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Bc4 e6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Nf3 a6 5. a3 g6 6. d3 Bg7 7. Bg5 Nge7 8.
Qd2 O-O 9. O-O-O b5 10. h4 bxc4 11. dxc4 Qa5 12. h5 Bxc3 13. Qxc3 Qxc3 14.
bxc3 f6 15. Bh6 Rd8 16. hxg6 hxg6 17. Rh2 d5 18. exd5 exd5 19. cxd5 Rxd5 20.
Rdh1 Bg4 21. Bg5 Kf7 22. Rh7+ Ke6 23. Re1+ Kf5 24. Bd2 Bxf3 25. gxf3 Re5 26.
Rhh1 Rxe1+ 27. Rxe1 Nd5 0:1

Jonathan Van Doren(1356) - Carlos Harbert(1926)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Pirc: Holmov system

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. Bc4 Bg7 5. Nf3 O-O 6. O-O c5 7. dxc5 dxc5 8.
Qxd8 Rxd8 9. Re1 Nc6 10. Be3 b6 11. h3 Bb7 12. e5 Ne8 13. Bf4 e6 14. Rad1 a6
15. Rxd8 Rxd8 16. Bg5 Rd7 17. Bd3 h6 18. Bf4 Nb4 19. Na4 Nxd3 20. cxd3 Rxd3
21. Nd2 Rd4 22. Nxb6 Rxf4 23. Nd7 Rd4 24. Nxc5 Rxd2 25. Nxb7 Rxb2 26. Nd6
Nxd6 27. exd6 Rd2 0:1

Dennis Cummings(2003) - John Craycroft(1515)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. g3 e6 3. Bg2 d5 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. O-O Be7 6. Nc3 Nf6 7. d3 O-O 8. e4
dxe4 9. dxe4 Qxd1 10. Rxd1 e5 11. h3 Be6 12. b3 Nd7 13. Nd5 Bxd5 14. exd5
Na5 15. Bd2 b6 16. Bc3 Bd6 17. Re1 f6 18. Nd2 Nb7 19. Ne4 Rae8 20. h4 h6 21.
g4 Kh8 22. Bh3 g5 23. Ng3 Kh7 24. Bg2 Bc7 25. Be4+ Kg8 26. Nf5 Nd6 27. Nxh6+
Kg7 28. hxg5 Nxe4 29. Rxe4 fxg5 30. Nf5+ Kg6 31. f3 Nf6 32. Re2 Rh8 33. d6
Bd8 34. Rae1 e4 35. Bxf6 Bxf6 36. Rxe4 Rxe4 37. Rxe4 Rd8 38. Kf2 Bd4+ 39.
Nxd4 cxd4 40. Rxd4 Kf6 41. d7 Ke6 42. Ke3 Kf6 43. Ke4 Ke6 44. Rd2 Kf6 45.
Rd6+ Ke7 46. Ke5 Kf7 47. Kd5 Ke7 48. Kc6 Rf8 49. Kc7 Rd8 50. Re6+ Kxe6 51.
Kxd8 Kd6 52. Kc8 1:0

Freddy Burklow(1459) - Gerald Larson(2099)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Be2 d6 6. O-O e6 7. d3 Nge7 8. a3
a6 9. Be3 Qc7 10. Qd2 Nd4 11. Rab1 O-O 12. Bf2 Bd7 13. Nxd4 cxd4 14. Na2 e5
15. Bg3 Be6 16. b3 f5 17. Rfc1 Rac8 18. fxe5 dxe5 19. c4 dxc3 20. Rxc3 Qd6
21. Qb2 Nc6 22. Bf2 Nd4 23. Bf1 Rxc3 24. Nxc3 Rc8 25. b4 Qc6 26. Be1 b5 27.
Rc1 Bh6 28. Rb1 Be3+ 29. Bf2 Bxf2+ 30. Qxf2 Qxc3 31. Qb2 Qxb2 32. Rxb2 Rc2 0:1

Carlos Sims(1902) - Aaron Smith(1585)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Queen's pawn game, Chigorin variation

1. Nf3 Nc6 2. d4 d5 3. g3 Bf5 4. Bd2 h6 5. Bg2 e6 6. O-O Bd6 7. Qc1 Qf6 8.
e3 Nge7 9. a3 a6 10. Re1 O-O 11. c4 dxc4 12. Qxc4 Rab8 13. e4 b5 14. Qc1
Nxd4 15. Nxd4 Qxd4 16. exf5 Nxf5 17. Bc3 Qb6 18. Be4 Ne7 19. Qd1 f5 20. Bg2
Bc5 21. Qe2 Rf7 22. b4 Bd4 23. Bxd4 Qxd4 24. Nd2 Rd8 25. Nb3 Qd3 26. Qxd3
Rxd3 27. Nc5 Rd6 28. Nxe6 Nc8 29. Nc5 Nb6 30. Nxa6 Nc4 31. Nc5 Rf8 32. Re6
Rf6 33. Rxf6 Rxf6 34. Bd5+ 1:0

Greg Turner(1816) - Joshua Salter(1554)  Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. Nf3 Bg7 3. d4 d6 4. Bd3 a6 5. c3 Nd7 6. O-O b6 7. Re1 Bb7 8. Be3
Nh6 9. h3 O-O 10. Qd2 Nf5 11. exf5 Bxf3 12. gxf3 e6 13. Bg5 Qc8 14. fxe6
fxe6 15. Qe3 e5 16. Bc4+ Kh8 17. Be6 Re8 18. d5 Rxe6 19. dxe6 Nc5 20. e7
Qxh3 21. f4 Qf5 22. fxe5 Bxe5 23. f4 Nd3 24. Re2 Qg4+ 25. Kf1 Qf5 26. Qe4
Qh3+ 27. Qg2 Qxg2+ 28. Kxg2 1:0

Ron Burnett(2424) - Jeff Baudendistel(1526)   Memphis Chess Classic Open,  October 14, 2006
Alekhine's defense: two pawns' (Lasker's) attack

1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. c4 Nb6 4. c5 Nd5 5. Bc4 e6 6. d4 b6 7. Bxd5 exd5 8.
cxb6 axb6 9. Nf3 Bb4+ 10. Bd2 Bxd2+ 11. Qxd2 Ba6 12. Nc3 Bc4 13. Rc1 Nc6 14.
b3 Ba6 15. Nxd5 O-O 16. Qg5 Qxg5 17. Nxg5 Bb7 18. Nf3 Rxa2 19. O-O Rc8 20.
h3 Kf8 21. Rfd1 Rb2 22. Rc3 Na5 23. Nxc7 Rxb3 24. Rc2 Bc6 25. Nd5 Rb8 26.
Ne3 Bxf3 27. gxf3 Nc6 28. f4 Rb4 29. Rcd2 Ra8 30. d5 Ne7 31. Rd4 Rb2 32. f5
b5 33. Rf1 Ke8 34. Rh4 h6 35. d6 Nc6 36. f6 Kf8 37. Nf5 Nxe5 38. fxg7+ Kg8
39. Rxh6 Ng6 40. h4 b4 41. Re1 f6 42. Rxg6 1:0

Robert Torchia(1912) - Carlos Harbert(1840)  Pumpkin Madness 2 October 06, 2006
King's Indian: fianchetto, classical variation

1. c4 d6 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. g3 Bg7 5. Bg2 Nbd7 6. d4 O-O 7. O-O e5 8.
dxe5 Nxe5 9. Nxe5 dxe5 10. Bg5 Qxd1 11. Rfxd1 c6 12. Rd6 Be6 13. Rad1 h6 14.
Bxf6 Bxf6 15. b3 Rfd8 16. Ne4 Be7 17. Rxd8+ Rxd8 18. Rxd8+ Bxd8 19. Nc5 Bc8
20. h4 Kf8 21. Kf1 f5 22. e4 Be7 23. Nd3 Bf6 24. Ke2 fxe4 25. Bxe4 Bf5 26.
Bg2 Ke7 27. Nc5 1/2-1/2