Games 2009 Part 1
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Russell Robbins(1787) - Edgar Davison(1911)    Memphis vs Jackson, TN.  April 11, 2009
Catalan: closed, 6...Nbd7

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. g3 e6 4. Bg2 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. c4 Nbd7 7. Nc3 c6 8.
b3 b6 9. Bb2 Ba6 10. cxd5 cxd5 11. Re1 Rc8 12. a3 Ne4 13. Rc1 Nxc3 14. Rxc3
Rxc3 15. Bxc3 Qc7 16. Bb2 Rc8 17. Qd2 Qc2 18. Rc1 Qxb3 19. Rxc8+ Bxc8 20.
Qc1 Qc4 21. Bc3 h6 22. h4 Ba6 23. e4 dxe4 24. Nd2 Qc7 25. Nxe4 Nf6 26. Qd2
Nxe4 27. Bxe4 Bxa3 28. d5 Qc4 29. Qc2 exd5 30. Bh7+ Kf8 31. Bxg7+ Kxg7 32.
Qf5 Qe4 0-1

Edgar Davison(1911) - Russell Robbins(1787)   Memphis vs Jackson, TN.  April 11, 2009
Bird's opening

1. f4 f5 2. e4 fxe4 3. d3 Nf6 4. dxe4 d6 5. Nc3 Bg4 6. Be2 Qd7 7. h3 Bxe2 8.
Qxe2 e5 9. fxe5 dxe5 10. Bg5 Nc6 11. Bxf6 gxf6 12. Nd5 Qf7 13. Nf3 O-O-O 14.
O-O-O f5 15. Qc4 Bh6+ 16. Kb1 Kb8 17. Rhf1 fxe4 18. Qxe4 Qg7 19. g4 Qg6 20.
Rfe1 Qxe4 21. Rxe4 Rhf8 22. Ne1 Rf1 23. Rd3 a5 24. a3 Rdf8 25. Ka2 R8f2 26.
h4 Bd2 27. Nf3 Bf4 28. Nxf4 exf4 29. Ng5 Rg2 30. Nxh7 Rxg4 31. h5 Rh4 32.
Nf6 Rf2 33. h6 Rxc2 34. h7 Rch2 35. Rf3 b5 36. Rexf4 Rxf4 37. Rxf4 Ne5 38.
Rf5 Ng6 39. Rxb5+ Kc8 40. Rxa5 Kb7 41. Rh5 Rxh5 42. Nxh5 Kc8 43. a4 Nh8 44.
b4 Kb7 45. Kb3 Kb6 46. Kc4 Nf7 47. Kd5 Nh8 48. Ke6 c5 49. bxc5+ Kxc5 50. Kf6 1-0

Joseph Hawks(1646) - Daniel McKee(1477)   Memphis vs Jackson, TN.  April 11, 2009
Scandinavian defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Bg4 4. Nf3 Qxd5 5. Be2 Nbd7 6. c4 Qa5+ 7. Bd2 Qb6
8. Bc3 O-O-O 9. O-O h5 10. Nbd2 h4 11. Ng5 Bxe2 12. Qxe2 h3 13. Nxf7 hxg2
14. Nxh8 gxf1=Q+ 15. Kxf1 Qd6 16. Nf3 Re8 17. b4 Ng4 18. Kg2 Qf6 19. Qe4 Nh6
20. Ng6 Nf5 21. Nxf8 Rxf8 22. Ne5 Nh4+ 23. Kh1 Qxf2 24. Nxd7 0-1

Daniel McKee(1477) - Joseph Hawks(1646)   Memphis vs Jackson, TN.  April 11, 2009
Queen's pawn, Mason variation

1. d4 d5 2. Bf4 Nf6 3. e3 Bf5 4. Nd2 e6 5. Be2 Be7 6. Ngf3 h6 7. c4 c5 8. h3
Nc6 9. a3 Qb6 10. Nb3 Be4 11. dxc5 Bxc5 12. Nxc5 Qxc5 13. b4 Qe7 14. c5 Nh5
15. Bd6 Qd7 16. b5 Ne7 17. Ne5 Qd8 18. Bxh5 g6 19. Be2 Bxg2 20. Rh2 Be4 21.
Ng4 Ng8 22. Qd4 f6 23. Bd3 h5 24. Bxe4 dxe4 25. Qxe4 Kf7 26. Qxb7+ Ne7 27.
Qxe7+ Qxe7 28. Bxe7 Kxe7 29. Nxf6 Kxf6 30. Rd1 Rh7 31. a4 Rc7 32. c6 a6 33.
f4 axb5 34. axb5 Ra3 35. Rd7 Rxd7 36. cxd7 Rd3 37. Rd2 Rxd2 38. Kxd2 Ke7 39.
Kd3 Kxd7 40. Ke4 Kd6 41. b6 h4 42. b7 Kc7 43. Ke5 Kxb7 44. Kxe6 Kc6 45. e4
Kc5 46. Kf7 Kd4 47. Kxg6 Kxe4 1-0

Ed Boldt(1845) - Carlos Sims(2013)   Memphis vs Jackson, TN.  April 11, 2009
Ruy Lopez: Marshall counter-attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 O-O 8.
c3 d5 9. exd5 Nxd5 10. d4 exd4 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. Bxd5 Qxd5 13. Rxe7 Qd6 14.
Re1 Nf5 15. Qf3 Be6 16. Bf4 Qb6 17. Nd2 Rad8 18. Ne4 Nd6 19. Be3 Qb7 20. Bc5
Bc8 21. Bxd6 cxd6 22. Qg3 d5 23. Nd6 Qc7 24. Nxc8 Rxc8 25. Qxc7 Rxc7 26.
Rad1 Rd7 27. Rd4 Rfd8 28. a4 Kf8 29. axb5 axb5 30. Red1 Ra7 31. h3 Ra2 32.
Rb4 Ra5 33. Rd3 Ke7 34. Kf1 Kd6 35. Rxd5+ Kxd5 36. Rd4+ Ke6 37. Rxd8 Ra2 38.
Rd2 Ra1+ 39. Ke2 Rg1 40. g3 Rb1 41. Kd3 g5 42. Kc2 Rh1 43. Kb3 Rxh3 44. Kb4
h5 45. Kxb5 h4 46. c4 Rh1 47. gxh4 gxh4 48. c5 Rc1 49. Rd4 h3 50. Rh4 Rh1
51. b4 h2 52. c6 Kd6 53. Kb6 Rb1 54. c7 h1=Q 55. Rxh1 Rxb4+ 56. Ka5 Rc4 57.
Kb6 Rc6+ 58. Kb5 Rxc7 1/2-1/2

Carlos Sims(2013) - Ed Boldt(1845)   Memphis vs Jackson, TN.  April 11, 2009
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 d6 3. Nf3 g6 4. c4 Bg7 5. Nc3 O-O 6. Be2 c6 7. O-O Nbd7 8.
h3 a6 9. Qc2 b5 10. b3 Bb7 11. e4 b4 12. Nd1 c5 13. e5 dxe5 14. dxe5 Ne4 15.
Bb2 Rb8 16. Ne3 Nc3 17. Bxc3 bxc3 18. e6 fxe6 19. Ng5 Qb6 20. Bg4 Rf6 21.
Rad1 Ne5 22. Be2 h6 23. Qxc3 Rxf2 24. Qc2 Rxf1+ 25. Rxf1 hxg5 26. Bg4 Nxg4
27. Nxg4 Bd4+ 28. Kh1 e5 29. Rf6 exf6 30. Qxg6+ Kf8 31. Nxf6 Ke7 32. Qg7+
Ke6 33. Qg6 Ke7 1/2-1/2

David Sichel(2056) - Joe Mooney(1900)  Memphis vs Jackson, TN.  April 11, 2009
Robatsch defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 c6 4. Nf3 d5 5. Be2 Bg4 6. Be3 e6 7. h3 Bxf3 8.
Bxf3 Ne7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qd3 dxe4 11. Nxe4 Nf5 12. Nc5 Nxd4 13. Bxd4 Qxd4 14.
Qxd4 Bxd4 15. Nxb7 Bxb2 16. Rab1 Ba3 17. Rfd1 Rc8 18. Rd8+ Rxd8 19. Nxd8 Nd7
20. Nxc6 Rc8 21. Rb7 Nf6 22. Rxa7 Bc5 23. Ne7+ Bxe7 24. Rxe7 Rxc2 25. a4 Ra2
26. Bc6 Nd5 27. Ra7 Kf8 28. a5 Ra1+ 29. Kh2 Ra2 30. Ra8+ Ke7 31. a6 Nc7 32.
Rc8 Rxa6 33. Rxc7+ Kd6 34. Bb7 Kxc7 35. Bxa6 Kd6 36. Kg3 Ke5 37. f4+ Kf6 38.
Bc4 g5 39. Bd3 h6 40. Kg4 h5+ 41. Kxh5 gxf4 42. Kg4 e5 43. h4 Kg7 44. Kf5 f6
45. Be2 Kh6 46. Bf3 Kg7 47. Bc6 Kh6 48. Be8 Kg7 49. Bc6 Kf7 50. Bd5+ Kg7 51.
Ke6 Kg6 52. Be4+ Kh5 53. Kxf6 Kxh4 54. Kxe5 Kg4 55. Bc6 Kg3 56. Kf5 Kh4 57.
Kxf4 Kh5 58. Kf5 Kh6 59. Kf6 Kh7 60. Kf7 Kh8 61. g4 Kh7 62. g5 Kh8 63. Bd5
Kh7 64. g6+ 1-0

Joe Mooney(1900) - David Sichel(2056)  Memphis vs Jackson, TN.  April 11, 2009
Modern defense

1. d4 g6 2. Nf3 Bg7 3. Bf4 d6 4. e3 Nf6 5. Nbd2 Nbd7 6. Be2 c6 7. c3 Nh5 8.
Bg3 Nxg3 9. hxg3 Nf6 10. Qc2 Qc7 11. a4 Bf5 12. e4 Bg4 13. a5 e5 14. b4 exd4
15. Nxd4 Bxe2 16. Nxe2 d5 17. Rd1 O-O 18. O-O Rae8 19. f3 Nh5 20. f4 dxe4
21. Nxe4 Qe7 22. Nc5 Qxe2 23. Qxe2 Rxe2 24. Rd7 Nxg3 25. Rf3 Nf5 26. Rxb7
Re3 27. Rxa7 Rxf3 28. gxf3 Bxc3 29. Rb7 Bd4+ 30. Kg2 Bxc5 31. bxc5 Ra8 32.
Rb6 Rxa5 33. Rxc6 Ra2+ 34. Kh3 Rc2 35. Kg4 h5+ 36. Kh3 Nd4 37. Rd6 Rc4 38.
Kg2 h4 39. Kh3 Kg7 40. Rd5 Nb3 41. Kxh4 Nxc5 42. Kg4 Ne6 43. Re5 Nxf4 44.
Kg3 Kf6 45. Ra5 g5 46. Ra6+ Ne6 47. Ra5 Rc2 48. Ra7 Kg6 49. Ra6 Re2 50. Ra8
Nf4 51. Rg8+ Kf6 52. Rxg5 Rg2+ 53. Kxf4 Rxg5 0-1

Gary Pylant(1859) - Graham Horobetz(1931)  Spring Swiss 2009,  April 10, 2009
Trompowsky attack (Ruth, Opocenský opening)

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 c5 3. Bxf6 exf6 4. Nf3 f5 5. g3 d5 6. Bg2 Nc6 7. O-O g6 8.
dxc5 Bg7 9. c3 a5 10. Nd4 Nxd4 11. cxd4 O-O 12. Nc3 Be6 13. e3 Qd7 14. Qa4
Qc6 1/2-1/2

Jordan Berryhill(1569) - Gary Pylant(1859)  Spring Swiss 2009,  April 10, 2009
Robatsch defense: Geller's system

1. e4 d6 2. Nf3 g6 3. d4 Bg7 4. c3 Nf6 5. Qc2 O-O 6. g3 Bg4 7. Bg2 Nc6 8.
O-O e5 9. Be3 Re8 10. Nbd2 Qd7 11. d5 Ne7 12. Qb3 b6 13. Rac1 Bh3 14. c4
Bxg2 15. Kxg2 Ng4 16. Rc3 f5 17. Ng5 Nxe3+ 18. fxe3 h6 19. Ne6 Kh7 20. Qb5
Qc8 21. g4 a6 22. Qa4 Bf6 23. exf5 gxf5 24. Ne4 Bh8 25. gxf5 Rg8+ 26. Kh1
Rg4 27. f6 Ng6 28. Ng3 b5 29. cxb5 Rxa4 30. Rxc7+ Qxc7 31. Nxc7 Rc8 32. Ne6
axb5 33. Nh5 Rxa2 34. f7 Nf8 35. Nxf8+ Rxf8 36. Nf6+ Bxf6 37. Rxf6 Kg7 38.
Rxd6 Rxf7 39. Re6 Rxb2 40. Kg1 Rff2  0-1

Patrick Coleman(1504) - Elartrice Ingram(unr)  Spring Swiss 2009,  April 10, 2009
Scandinavian (center counter) defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd8 4. Bc4 e5 5. Qh5 Nh6 6. Qxe5+ Qe7 7. Nf3
Bg4 8. Qxe7+ Bxe7 9. Ne5 O-O 10. d3 Re8 11. Bxh6 Bb4 12. Bxf7+ Kh8 13. Bxe8
Bxc3+ 14. bxc3 gxh6 15. Nxg4 1-0

Graham Horobetz(1931) - Alex Sytnytsky(1399)  Spring Swiss 2009,  April 10, 2009
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 c6 3. c4 d6 4. f4 b6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 f6 7. Be3 Bb7 8. Be2
Bh6 9. Qd2 Nd7 10. O-O Qc7 11. Rac1 Ne7 12. d5 e5 13. Rfd1 exf4 14. Bxf4
Bxf4 15. Qxf4 O-O-O 16. dxc6 Bxc6 17. Qxd6 Qxd6 18. Rxd6 a6 19. b4 g5 20.
Nd5 Bxd5 21. cxd5+ Kb7 22. Nd4 Nc8 23. Rdc6 Na7 24. Rc7+ Ka8 25. Ne6 Rc8 26.
Bxa6 Rxc7 27. Rxc7 Ne5 28. Rb7 Rc8 1-0

Joseph Hawks(1684) - Graham Horobetz(1955)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. Nf3 g6 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Be2 Bg7 6. c3 Nf6 7. f3 d5 8.
exd5 Nxd5 9. Nxc6 bxc6 10. Bg5 O-O 11. Qc1 Qb6 12. Na3 Qc5 13. Nc2 e5 14.
Bh4 Nf4 15. Ne3 Qxe3 16. Qxe3 Nxg2+ 17. Kf2 Nxe3 18. Kxe3 Be6 19. Rhd1 Rab8
20. b3 Bh6+ 21. Kd3 Bf5+ 22. Kc4 Be3 23. Bf6 Rb5 24. b4 Bc2 25. Rd7 Rfb8 26.
a4 a6 27. Re7 Rd8 28. Rc7 Re8 29. Ra2 Bb1 30. Rb2 Rd5 31. Rxb1 Rd6 32. Bh4
Rd2 33. Re1 e4 34. Bg3 f5 35. fxe4 f4 36. Bd3 g5 37. Rxc6 Rd8 38. Bxf4 gxf4
39. Rf1 Re8 40. Rxa6 Rxe4+ 41. Kb3 Rxh2 42. Rd1 Rd2 43. Bc4+ Kg7 44. Rh1 f3
45. Rc6 h6 46. Rc7+ Kg6 47. Bb5 Bf4 48. Rg1+ Rg2 49. Bd3 Rxg1 50. Bxe4+ Kf6
51. Rc6+ Ke5 52. Bxf3 Rg3 53. Bd1 Rg1 54. Bc2 Be3 55. Rc8 h5 56. Re8+ Kf4
57. Be4 h4 58. a5 h3 59. Bb7 Rg7 60. a6 Bf2 61. Rh8 Kg3 62. c4 h2 63. c5 Be1
64. a7 Rxb7 65. a8=Q Rxb4+ 66. Kc2 1-0

Jeff Baudendistel(1427) - Joseph Hawks(1684)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
Petrov: Italian variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Bc4 d5 4. Bxd5 Nxd5 5. exd5 Qxd5 6. Qe2 Nc6 7. Nc3
Qe6 8. d3 Bb4 9. Bd2 O-O 10. O-O Re8 11. a3 Bc5 12. Rae1 Nd4 13. Nxd4 Bxd4
14. Nb5 Bb6 15. Be3 a6 16. Bxb6 Qxb6 17. Nc3 Qxb2 18. Nb1 Bd7 19. c4 Qd4 20.
Qf3 Bc6 21. Qe3 Rad8 22. Qxd4 exd4 23. f3 Ba4 24. Rc1 Re2 25. Rf2 Rde8 26.
Nd2 Re1+ 27. Rxe1 Rxe1+ 28. Rf1 Re3 29. Ne4 Rxd3 30. Nc5 Rxa3 0-1

Oran Quintrell(1181) - Aaron Smith(1812)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
Réti opening

1. Nf3 d6 2. g3 c6 3. Bg2 e5 4. d3 Be7 5. O-O Be6 6. b3 Nf6 7. Bb2 Qd7 8.
Ng5 O-O 9. Nxe6 Qxe6 10. c4 h6 11. Nd2 Nh7 12. Ne4 f5 13. Nd2 Nd7 14. Bh3
Ng5 15. Bg2 f4 16. h4 Nh7 17. Kh2 fxg3+ 18. fxg3 Ndf6 19. e4 Ng4+ 0-1

Tony Maneclang(1591) - Rafi Chowdhury(1675)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
English: Carls' Bremen system

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 Bc5 4. Bg2 O-O 5. d3 d6 6. Nf3 Bg4 7. O-O Nc6 8.
Na4 Bb6 9. Nxb6 axb6 10. Bg5 h6 11. Bd2 Qd7 12. Re1 Nd8 13. Qc1 Rc8 14. Nh4
Re8 15. b4 b5 16. cxb5 Qxb5 17. a4 Qd7 18. b5 b6 19. Qb2 d5 20. Nf3 Qe6 21.
Rec1 Nd7 22. a5 bxa5 23. Bxa5 Nb6 24. Bxb6 cxb6 25. Rxc8 Qxc8 26. Nxe5 Be6
27. Rc1 Qb8 28. Qd4 Re7 29. Nc6 Rc7 30. Bxd5 Nxc6 31. Bxc6 Bh3 32. f3 Rc8
33. Ra1 Qc7 34. Kf2 Rd8 35. Qxd8+ Qxd8 36. Ra8 Bc8 37. Bb7 Qd4+ 38. Kg2 Kh7
39. Rxc8 Qb2 40. Ba6 Qxe2+ 41. Kh3 Qxf3 42. Rc6 Qf1+ 0-1

Rafi Chowdhury(1675) - Greg Turner(1887) Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
QGD: exchange, positional line

1. c4 e6 2. Nc3 d5 3. cxd5 exd5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 b6 7. Nf3 Bb7 8.
Bd3 Nbd7 9. O-O h6 10. Bh4 O-O 11. Rc1 c5 12. h3 Ne4 13. Bxe7 Qxe7 14. Bb1
Rac8 15. Ne2 cxd4 16. Qxd4 Qf6 17. Bxe4 Qxd4 18. Bh7+ Kxh7 19. Nfxd4 Nc5 20.
Rc2 Nd3 21. Rd2 Ba6 22. Rfd1 Ne5 23. b3 g5 24. Ng3 Rfd8 25. Ndf5 Rc5 26. e4
d4 27. Nxd4 Rc3 28. Nde2 Rxd2 29. Rxd2 Rc7 30. f3 Nd3 31. Nf5 h5 32. g4 hxg4
33. hxg4 Kg8 34. Ne3 Ne5 35. Kg2 Nd3 36. Nd5 Rc5 37. a4 Ne1+ 38. Kf2 Nd3+
39. Kg3 Nc1 40. Nxc1 Rxc1 41. Nf6+ Kg7 42. Nd5 Rb1 43. b4 Bc4 44. a5 bxa5
45. bxa5 Rb5 46. Ne3 Be6 47. a6 Rb6 48. Nd5 Rxa6 49. Nc7 Rc6 50. Nxe6+ Rxe6
51. Ra2 a6 52. Ra5 f6 53. Kf2 Kf7 54. Ke3 Ke7 55. f4 gxf4+ 56. Kxf4 Rb6 57.
e5 Ke6 1/2-1/2

Graham Horobetz(1955) - Sam O'Bar(1689) Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
Sicilian: Alapin's variation (2.c3)

1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. exd5 Qxd5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Ne2 Bg4 6. f3 Bf5 7. Nf4 Qd6 8.
Bd3 Bg6 9. Be3 e6 10. O-O Qc7 11. Na3 a6 12. Qa4+ Nfd7 13. d5 Bxd3 14. Nxd3
Bd6 15. dxe6 Bxh2+ 16. Kh1 fxe6 17. Qg4 O-O 18. f4 Nc6 19. Kxh2 Rf6 20. Kg1
Raf8 21. Bxc5 Nxc5 22. Nxc5 Qb6 23. b4 Nxb4 24. cxb4 Qxb4 25. Nxe6 Qxa3 26.
Qxg7# 1-0

Dakotah Davis(1162) - Daniel McKee(1416)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
Scandinavian: Icelandic gambit

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. c4 e6 4. dxe6 Bxe6 5. d4 c6 6. Nf3 Bb4+ 7. Bd2 Qe7
8. Qe2 Nbd7 9. a3 Bd6 10. Nc3 O-O 11. Bg5 Rfe8 12. O-O-O Qf8 13. Qd2 Rac8
14. Bd3 h6 15. h4 Nh5 16. g4 Bxg4 17. Rhg1 Bxf3 18. Bxh6 Bxd1 19. Kxd1 Re6
20. Qg5 Bf4 21. Qxh5 Rxh6 22. Qf5 Rxh4 23. Qxd7 Rd8 24. Qf5 Rxd4 25. Ne2 Bh2
26. Rxg7+ Qxg7 27. Nxd4 Qg1+ 28. Ke2 Rxd4 29. Qh7+ Kf8 1/2-1/2

Daniel McKee(1416) - Tony Maneclang(1591)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
Nimzovich-Larsen attack: modern variation

1. b3 e5 2. Bb2 d5 3. Bxe5 Nc6 4. Bb2 Nf6 5. e3 Bd6 6. f4 Bd7 7. Nf3 h6 8.
Nc3 Qe7 9. Be2 O-O-O 10. Nb5 Kb8 11. Nxd6 Qxd6 12. c4 Rhg8 13. Ne5 Qe7 14.
cxd5 Nxe5 15. fxe5 Nxd5 16. Qc2 Bc6 17. Qc4 Qg5 18. O-O-O Qxg2 19. Rdg1 Nb6
20. Rxg2 Nxc4 21. Bxc4 Bxg2 22. Rg1 Bd5 23. Be2 g6 24. d4 Kc8 25. Bg4+ Be6
26. Bf3 c6 27. Ba3 Kd7 28. Kd2 g5 29. Bc5 b6 30. Ba3 g4 31. Be4 h5 32. Rc1
Rc8 33. Rg1 h4 34. Ke2 a5 35. Bc1 c5 36. dxc5 bxc5 37. Bc2 Rg5 38. Bd3 c4
39. Bc2 cxb3 40. Bd1 a4 41. Kf2 Rxe5 42. Be2 Rc2 0-1

Greg Turner(1887) - Aaron Smith(1812)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 22, 2009
Pirc defense

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Bd3 c6 4. f4 e6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. O-O Be7 7. Kh1 h6 8. c4
Qc7 9. e5 dxe5 10. fxe5 Nh7 11. Nc3 Ng5 12. Nh4 Nf8 13. Qh5 g6 14. Bxg6 fxg6
15. Nxg6 Nxg6 16. Qxg6+ Kd8 17. Bxg5 hxg5 18. Ne4 Bd7 19. Rf7 Be8 20. Qg7
Bxf7 21. Qxh8+ Be8 22. Rf1 Qd7 23. c5 Kc7 24. Nd6 Rd8 25. b4 Bg6 26. Qg7 Bf5
27. g4 Be4+ 28. Kg1 Kb8 29. Rf7 Re8 30. Kf2 Bg6 31. Qxg6 Rf8 32. Qg7 Qd8 33.
Rxf8 Qxf8+ 34. Qxf8+ Bxf8 35. Kg3 b6 36. h4 gxh4+ 37. Kxh4 bxc5 38. dxc5 Kc7
39. Kg5 Kd7 40. Kg6 Ke7 41. Nc8+ 1:0

Aaron Smith(1812) - Edgar Davison(1864)   Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Dutch defense

1. c4 e6 2. d4 f5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Nc3 d6 6. Qc2 O-O 7. e4 fxe4 8.
Nxe4 Nc6 9. Nxf6+ Bxf6 10. Bxf6 Qxf6 11. Rd1 e5 12. dxe5 Nxe5 13. Nxe5 Qxe5+
14. Be2 Bf5 15. Qd2 Rae8 16. f3 Rf7 17. Kf2 Qc5+ 18. Qd4 Qa5 19. Rhe1 Re5
20. Bd3 Rxe1 21. Rxe1 Qd2+ 22. Re2 Qxd3 23. Qxa7 h5 24. Qb8+ Kh7 25. b3 Qd4+
26. Ke1 Qc3+ 27. Kf2 Bd3 28. Qe8 Qf6 29. Re6 Qd4+ 30. Ke1 Qc3+ 31. Kf2 Bg6
32. Qd8 Qd4+ 33. Ke1 Qg1+ 34. Kd2 Qxg2+ 35. Kc3 Qxf3+ 36. Kb4 Qf5 37. Re8
Qc5+ 38. Ka4 b5+ 39. Ka5 Qa3+ 40. Kxb5 Rf5+ 41. Kc6 Bxe8+ 42. Qxe8 Re5 43.
Qf7 Qxa2 44. b4 Qa4+ 45. b5 Rc5+ 46. Kd7 Qxc4 47. Qf3 Qg4+ 0-1

Edgar Davison(1864) - Rafi Chowdhury(1675)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Colle system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. e3 e6 4. Bd3 c5 5. c3 Nc6 6. Nbd2 b6 7. O-O Bb7 8.
Qe2 Bd6 9. dxc5 bxc5 10. e4 dxe4 11. Nxe4 Nxe4 12. Bxe4 Qc7 13. Rd1 h6 14.
Be3 O-O 15. Rd2 Rfd8 16. Rad1 Be7 17. Qb5 a6 18. Qa4 Rxd2 19. Rxd2 Kf8 20.
h3 Rd8 21. Rxd8+ Nxd8 22. Bxb7 Qxb7 23. Ne5 Qxb2 24. Bxc5 Bxc5 25. Nd7+ Kg8
26. Nxc5 Qxc3 27. Ne4 Qc6 28. Qd4 Qd5 29. Qa4 Qc6 1/2-1/2

Daniel McKee(1416) - Jeff Baudendistel(1427)   Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Nimzovich-Larsen attack: Indian variation

1. b3 Nf6 2. Bb2 e6 3. e3 d5 4. f4 Nbd7 5. Nf3 Be7 6. Be2 c5 7. c4 O-O 8.
O-O b6 9. Nc3 dxc4 10. Bxc4 Bb7 11. Qe1 a6 12. a4 Qc7 13. Qg3 Rfe8 14. Rac1
Rad8 15. Ng5 Nf8 16. Nce4 Ng6 17. Qh3 Bxe4 18. Bxf6 Bxf6 19. Qxh7+ Kf8 20.
Nxe4 Ke7 21. Qh5 Rh8 22. Qe2 a5 23. Ng3 Bh4 24. Ne4 f5 25. Nf2 1/2-1/2

Tony Maneclang(1591) - Dakotah Davis(1162)    Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 a6 5. Nf3 Qc7 6. O-O e6 7. d4 cxd4 8.
Nxd4 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 Bc5 10. Qd3 Rb8 11. Ne4 Nxe4 12. Qxe4 b6 13. Qg4 g6 14.
Bh6 Bb7 15. Bxb7 Qxb7 16. Bg7 Rg8 17. Be5 Rc8 18. b3 Be7 19. Rad1 b5 20.
cxb5 Qxb5 21. Bd6 Bxd6 22. Rxd6 Ke7 23. Rfd1 Rc1 24. Rxd7+ Qxd7 25. Rxc1 Rd8
26. Qf4 Ke8 27. Qc4 Qd2 28. Rc2 Qd1+ 29. Kg2 Rd4 30. Qc6+ Ke7 31. e3 Rd6 32.
Qb7+ Kf6 33. Qf3+ Qxf3+ 34. Kxf3 Ke5 35. Ke2 Rd7 36. Rc5+ Kd6 37. b4 Rc7 38.
Rxc7 Kxc7 39. Kd3 Kc6 40. Kc4 h6 41. f4 g5 42. fxg5 1-0


Dakotah Davis(1162) - Jeff Baudendistel(1427)   Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
French: Steinitz variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. Nf3 c5 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. Be3 Qb6 8.
Bb5 Be7 9. Bxc6 bxc6 10. Rb1 Ba6 11. Ne2 O-O 12. O-O cxd4 13. Bxd4 c5 14.
Be3 f6 15. exf6 Bxf6 16. b4 Qb5 17. Ng3 cxb4 18. Nd4 Bxd4 19. Qxd4 Qc4 20.
Rfd1 Nf6 21. Rxb4 Qxd4 22. Bxd4 Rf7 23. Rdb1 Rc7 24. Rb8+ Rxb8 25. Rxb8+ Kf7
26. Ra8 Bc4 27. a3 a6 28. Nf1 Kg6 29. Nd2 Rb7 30. Ra7 Rxa7 31. Bxa7 Kf5 32.
Nxc4 dxc4 33. f3 Ke5 34. c3 Kd5 35. Bb8 e5 36. a4 Nd7 37. Ba7 Nc5 38. Bxc5
Kxc5 39. Kf2 Kb6 40. Ke3 Ka5 41. f4 exf4+ 42. Kd4 g5 43. Kxc4 Kb6 44. Kd5 g4
45. c4 f3 46. c5+ Kc7 0-1

Jeff Baudendistel(1427) - Edgar Davison(1864)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
English opening

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nf3 d6 6. O-O Nbd7 7. d3 c6 8.
Rb1 e5 9. Bg5 h6 10. Bd2 Re8 11. h4 d5 12. cxd5 cxd5 13. Qc1 Kh7 14. Nb5 Re6
15. Qc7 Qe7 16. Rfc1 Ne8 17. Qc3 a6 18. Qa3 axb5 19. Qxa8 Nb6 20. Qa3 Qd8
21. Ba5 Bf8 22. Qb3 Nf6 23. Bh3 Rc6 24. Bxc8 Qxc8 25. Rxc6 Qxc6 26. Qc3 Nbd7
27. Qxc6 bxc6 28. Bc7 Ng4 29. b3 b4 30. Rc1 c5 31. Rc2 f5 32. e3 Kg7 33. Kg2
Kf7 34. Nh2 Ngf6 35. f4 e4 36. dxe4 dxe4 37. Rd2 Ke6 38. Kf2 Be7 39. Ke2 Nd5
40. Rxd5 Kxd5 41. Nf1 Kc6 42. Ba5 Nf6 43. Nd2 Nd5 44. Nc4 Nc3+ 45. Kd2 Nxa2
46. Ne5+ Kb5 47. Bc7 Nc3 48. Nxg6 Nd5 49. Be5 c4 50. Nxe7 Nxe7 51. Kc2 h5
52. Bd4 Nc6 53. Bf6 Na5 54. bxc4+ Nxc4 55. Bd4 Ka4 56. Kb1 Nd2+ 57. Kb2 Nf1
58. Kc2 Nxg3 59. Kd2 Nf1+ 60. Ke2 Nh2 61. Kd2 Nf3+ 0-1

Rafi Chowdhury(1675) - Sam O'Bar(1689)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
English opening

1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. e4 Bb4 4. d3 h6 5. f4 d6 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Be2 Bg4 8. O-O
Bxf3 9. Bxf3 Qd7 10. Be3 Bc5 11. Bxc5 dxc5 12. fxe5 Qd4+ 13. Kh1 Nxe5 14.
Be2 c6 15. Qc2 Rd8 16. Rad1 Nfg4 17. Bxg4 Nxg4 18. Qd2 Ne3 19. Ne2 Nxf1 20.
Qf4 Qf6 21. Rxf1 Qxf4 22. Nxf4 g5 23. Nh5 Rxd3 24. Re1 Ke7 25. h3 Rhd8 26.
Kh2 Rd1 27. Re3 R8d3 28. Re2 R1d2 29. Re1 Rxb2 30. Rf1 Rdd2 31. Rf6 Rxg2+
32. Kh1 Rgf2 33. Re6+ fxe6 34. Ng3 Rb1+ 35. Nf1 Rbxf1# 0-1

Rafi Chowdhury(1675) - Dakotah Davis(1162)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
English opening

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 c5 3. e4 Nc6 4. f4 d6 5. Nf3 e6 6. d3 a6 7. Be2 Qc7 8. O-O
Be7 9. b3 b6 10. Bb2 Bb7 11. Ne1 O-O 12. Rf3 Nd4 13. Rh3 d5 14. e5 Ne8 15.
Nf3 Nxf3+ 16. Bxf3 d4 17. Ne2 Bxf3 18. Rxf3 f6 19. exf6 Nxf6 20. Bc1 Bd6 21.
Bd2 Rae8 22. Qf1 e5 23. fxe5 Bxe5 24. Ng3 Ng4 25. Re1 Bxg3 26. hxg3 Ne3 27.
Bxe3 Rxf3 28. Qxf3 Rxe3 29. Rxe3 dxe3 30. Qxe3 Qd7 31. Kh2 a5 32. a4 Qc6 33.
Kg1 Qd7 34. Kf1 Kf8 35. Qf3+ Qf7 36. Kf2 Ke7 37. Qxf7+ Kxf7 38. Kf3 Kf6 39.
Kf4 h5 40. g4 g5+ 41. Kf3 h4 42. Ke4 Ke6 43. d4 cxd4 44. Kxd4 Kd6 45. Ke4
Ke6 46. Kf3 Kd6 47. Ke4 Ke6 48. Kd3 Kd7 49. Kc3 Ke6 50. b4 Kd6 51. bxa5 bxa5
52. Kd4 Kc6 53. c5 Kc7 54. Ke5 Kc6 55. Kf5 Kxc5 56. Kxg5 Kb4 57. Kxh4 Kxa4
58. g5 Kb4 59. g6 a4 60. g7 a3 61. g8=Q Kc3 62. Qa2 Kb4 63. Kg4 Ka4 64. Kf4
Kb4 65. Ke4 Kc3 66. Qxa3+ Kc4 67. Qd3+ Kc5 68. Qd4+ Kc6 69. Qd5+ Kc7 70. Qe6
Kb7 71. Qd6 Kc8 72. Qe7 Kb8 73. Qd7 Ka8 74. Kd5 Kb8 75. Kc6 Ka8 76. Kb6 Kb8
77. Qb7# 1-0

Greg Turner(1887) - Graham Horobetz(1955)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. d3 Bg7 5. g3 e6 6. Be3 b6 7. Bg2 d5 8. exd5
exd5 9. d4 Bg4 10. Ne2 Nge7 11. h3 Bxf3 12. Bxf3 O-O 13. c3 cxd4 14. Nxd4
Nxd4 15. Bxd4 Nf5 16. Bxg7 Re8+ 17. Kf1 Kxg7 18. Qxd5 Qf6 19. Qc6 Qg5 20. h4
Qd2 21. Rd1 Qxb2 22. g4 Rac8 23. Qb7 Rb8 24. Qd5 Rbd8 25. Qb3 Rxd1+ 26. Bxd1
Qxb3 27. axb3 Nd6 28. Rh3 Nb7 29. Re3 Rxe3 30. fxe3 Kf6 31. Ke2 Ke5 32. Kf3
f6 33. Bc2 Nd6 34. Bd3 f5 35. gxf5 gxf5 36. c4 a5 37. Bc2 h6 38. Bd3 Nb7 39.
Bc2 Nc5 40. h5 Ne6 41. Kf2 Ng7 42. Bd1 Kf6 43. Bf3 Kg5 44. e4 fxe4 45. Bxe4
Nxh5 46. Ke3 Ng7 47. Kd4 Ne6+ 48. Kd5 Nc5 49. Bc2 h5 50. Kc6 h4 51. Kxb6 Kf4
52. Kxc5 h3 53. Kd4 1:0

Graham Horobetz(1955) - Aaron Smith(1812) Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Pirc: Ufimtsev-Pytel variation

1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 c6 4. a4 a5 5. h3 Qc7 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. Be3 e5 8.
dxe5 Nxe5 9. Nxe5 dxe5 10. Bc4 Bb4 11. Qf3 Be6 12. Qe2 Nxe4 13. O-O Nxc3 14.
bxc3 Bxc3 15. Rab1 Bxc4 16. Qxc4 Bb4 17. c3 Be7 18. f4 O-O 19. fxe5 Qxe5 20.
Bd4 Qc7 21. Rf5 Qd7 22. Rbf1 Bd6 23. Rg5 g6 24. Rf6 Be7 25. Rfxg6+ hxg6 26.
Rxg6+ Kh7 27. Rg7+ Kh6 28. Qd3 f5 29. Qe3+ f4 30. Qe4 Qf5 31. Qxe7 Rae8 32.
Qh4+ Qh5 33. Rh7+ Kxh7 34. Qxh5+ 1-0

Greg Turner(1887) - Joseph Hawks(1684)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Giuoco Piano: four knights variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Bc4 Bc5 5. O-O d6 6. h3 h6 7. d3 Be6 8.
Bxe6 fxe6 9. Na4 Bb6 10. Nxb6 axb6 11. Be3 O-O 12. c3 Qe8 13. Nh2 Qg6 14. a3
Nh5 15. Qg4 Qxg4 16. hxg4 Nf4 17. g3 Nxd3 18. Rab1 g5 19. Kg2 Na5 20. Rfd1
Nc5 21. Bxc5 bxc5 22. Nf3 Rf7 23. Nd2 Raf8 24. f3 Kg7 25. b4 cxb4 26. axb4
Nc6 27. Ra1 d5 28. b5 Nd8 29. Rf1 d4 30. Nc4 Kf6 31. cxd4 exd4 32. f4 c5 33.
bxc6 bxc6 34. Ne5 Rc7 35. fxg5+ Kg7 36. gxh6+ Kg8 37. Rxf8+ Kxf8 38. h7 1-0

Tony Maneclang(1591) - Graham Horobetz(1955)  Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Nimzo-Indian: classical, 4...Nc6

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 Nc6 5. Nf3 Qe7 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. Qxc3 a5
8. Bg5 Ne4 9. Bxe7 Nxc3 10. bxc3 Nxe7 11. e4 d6 12. Nd2 Bd7 13. f3 O-O 14.
Bd3 a4 15. Rb1 Rfb8 16. Kf2 e5 17. h4 Nc6 18. Ke3 b6 19. h5 Re8 20. g4 Nd8
21. d5 Nb7 22. Be2 Nc5 23. Rhf1 f6 24. Rg1 Re7 25. Rgf1 Rb8 26. Rg1 Rb7 27.
Rgf1 Re8 28. Rb2 g6 29. hxg6 hxg6 30. Rbb1 Kg7 31. Bd3 f5 32. gxf5 gxf5 33.
Bc2 f4+ 34. Ke2 Kf6 35. Rg1 Rh8 36. Rbf1 b5 37. Kf2 bxc4 38. Rb1 Rh2+ 39.
Rg2 Rxg2+ 40. Kxg2 Bb5 41. Rf1 Nb3 42. Nb1 Rb8 43. Rh1 Rg8+ 44. Kf2 Be8 45.
Rg1 Bg6 46. Rh1 Rb8 47. Re1 Be8 48. Re2 Na1 0-1

Joseph Hawks(1684) - Oran Quintrell(1181) -   Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Scandinavian: Marshall variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Bf5 6. Bd3 Bxd3 7. Qxd3 e6
8. Nf3 Bb4 9. O-O O-O 10. a3 Bxc3 11. bxc3 c5 12. Rb1 b6 13. a4 Nc6 14. Rd1
Qc7 15. Bg5 Ng4 16. Qe4 Nf6 17. Bxf6 gxf6 18. d5 f5 19. Qh4 Ne5 20. Ng5 f6
21. Nxe6 1-0

Joseph Hawks(1684) - Tony Maneclang(1591) -   Jack Smith Memorial 5,  March 21, 2009
Sicilian: classical

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. Nf3 d6 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Be2 a6 7. O-O e5 8.
Nb3 Be6 9. Be3 b5 10. f3 Be7 11. Qd2 Na5 12. Nd5 Nxb3 13. Nxf6+ Bxf6 14.
axb3 O-O 15. c4 Be7 16. Rfd1 Qd7 17. c5 Rad8 18. Qc3 Qc6 19. b4 f6 20. Rd2
dxc5 21. Rxd8 Rxd8 22. bxc5 Rc8 23. b4 Rd8 24. Kf2 Kf7 25. h4 g6 26. g4 Bf8
27. Bd1 Ke7 28. Bb3 Bxb3 29. Qxb3 Bg7 30. Rd1 Rxd1 31. Qxd1 Bf8 32. Qd5 Qe6
33. Qb7+ Ke8 34. c6 Bxb4 35. c7 Qa2+ 36. Kg3 Be1+ 37. Kh3 1-0

Edgar Davison(1858) - Daniel McKee(1443)  Grudge Match Swiss,  March 13, 2009
Queen's Indian defense

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 b6 3. Bf4 Bb7 4. e3 e6 5. Bd3 Be7 6. Nbd2 c5 7. c3 d5 8.
O-O O-O 9. Ne5 Nbd7 10. Qe2 Ne4 11. Nxe4 dxe4 12. Ba6 Bxa6 13. Qxa6 Nxe5 14.
Bxe5 f5 15. dxc5 Bxc5 16. Rad1 Qe7 17. b4 Bxb4 18. cxb4 Qf7 19. Qa4 Rad8 20.
Rxd8 Rxd8 21. Rd1 Rxd1+ 22. Qxd1 Qe8 23. h3 1:0

Alex Sytnytsky(1404) - Gary Pylant(1852)   Grudge Match Swiss,  March 13, 2009
Trompowsky attack (Ruth, Opocenský opening)

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 Ne4 3. Nf3 Nxg5 4. Nxg5 e6 5. Nf3 d5 6. e3 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O
8. O-O c5 9. c4 Nc6 10. Qc2 h6 11. a3 cxd4 12. exd4 dxc4 13. Qxc4 Bd7 14. d5
exd5 15. Qxd5 Be6 16. Qe4 g6 17. Bb5 Bf5 18. Qa4 Ne5 19. Nxe5 Bxe5 20. Nc3
a6 21. Be2 b5 22. Qd1 Qh4 23. g3 Qh3 24. Bf3 Rad8 25. Bg2 Rxd1 26. Bxh3 Rxa1
27. Rxa1 Bxh3 28. f4 Bxc3 29. bxc3 Rc8 30. Rc1 Bf5 31. Kf2 0-1

Gary Pylant(1852) - David Sichel(2045)  Grudge Match Swiss,  March 13, 2009
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nc3 d6 4. Be2 Nc6 5. Be3 e5 6. d5 Nce7 7. Qd2 f5 8. f3
a6 9. h4 f4 10. Bf2 Nf6 11. O-O-O b5 12. g4 fxg3 13. Bxg3 b4 14. Nb1 Rb8 15.
Bc4 Nh5 16. Bf2 a5 17. Ne2 O-O 18. Qd3 a4 19. b3 Bd7 20. Rdg1 Nc8 21. Nd2
Nb6 22. Be3 Nxc4 23. bxc4 b3 24. cxb3 axb3 25. axb3 Qc8 26. Kc2 Qb7 27. Rb1
c6 28. Nc3 Nf6 29. dxc6 Qxc6 30. Nd5 Kh8 31. Ne7 Qb7 32. Nd5 Nh5 33. Rhg1
Be6 34. Bg5 Ra8 35. Ra1 Rfc8 36. Be3 Nf4 37. Nxf4 exf4 38. Bd4 d5 39. Bxg7+
Qxg7 40. Rxa8 Rxa8 41. Kd1 Ra1+ 42. Nb1 Qb2 1:0

Jeff Baudendistel(1423) - Edgar Davison(1858)  Grudge Match Swiss,  March 13, 2009
Scandinavian defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. Be2 Qxd5 5. Nc3 Qa5 6. O-O Nc6 7. d3
O-O-O 8. Bd2 e5 9. Ne4 Qb6 10. Neg5 Rd7 11. Nxe5 Nxe5 12. Bxg4 Nexg4 13. Qf3
Bd6 14. g3 h6 15. Ne4 Nxe4 16. Qxe4 Nf6 17. Qf3 Qc5 18. b4 Qd5 19. Qe3 Kb8
20. c4 Qe6 21. Qxe6+ fxe6 22. Rae1 Rhe8 23. f4 a5 24. c5 Bf8 25. d4 Rxd4 0:1

Gary Pylant(1707) - Chase Knowles(1579)  Friday Night Tornado! March 06, 2009
Blackmar-Diemer gambit

1. d4 Nf6 2. f3 d5 3. e4 dxe4 4. Nc3 e6 5. fxe4 Bb4 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bxf6 Qxf6
8. Nf3 Qf4 9. Qd3 Nc6 10. g3 Qd6 11. Bg2 b6 12. e5 Qd7 13. O-O-O Bxc3 14.
Qxc3 Bb7 15. Rhe1 O-O-O 16. Kb1 Qd5 17. Nh4 Qb5 18. a3 Na5 19. Bf1 Qd5 20.
Bg2 Qb5 21. Bxb7+ Kxb7 22. Qf3+ Kb8 23. Qc3 Qc4 24. Qxc4 Nxc4 25. Nf3 b5 26.
Ka2 a5 27. c3 a4 28. Rd3 Na5 29. Red1 Rd5 30. Nd2 c5 31. Nf3 c4 32. Re3 Rhd8
33. Rf1 R5d7 34. Nd2 Re8 35. Ne4 Nb7 36. Ref3 Ree7 37. R3f2 Kc7 38. Rd2 Rd5
39. Rdf2 Rdd7 40. Rf4 g5 41. Rf6 1:0

Albert Burgess(1347) - Graham Horobetz(1846)  Friday Night Tornado! March 06, 2009
Sicilian: Hungarian variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bc4 Nc6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. d3 e6 6. Be3 b6 7. Qd2 Nge7 8.
O-O d5 9. exd5 exd5 10. Bxd5 Nxd5 11. Bh6 O-O 12. Bxg7 Kxg7 13. Ne4 Nd4 14.
Ne1 Bb7 15. f4 f5 16. Ng5 Re8 17. c3 Re2 18. Qc1 Rxg2+ 19. Kxg2 Nxf4+ 20.
Kg1 Qxg5+ 21. Kf2 Nxd3+ 22. Nxd3 Qg2+ 23. Ke1 Qe2# 0:1

Chase Knowles(1579) - Alex Sytnytsky(1280)  Friday Night Tornado! March 06, 2009
English opening

1. c4 e6 2. a3 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. g3 d5 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. Bg2 g6 7. Qb3 Nce7 8.
Qa4+ c6 9. Qd4 Rg8 10. Qh4 h5 11. Ne4 Nf5 12. Qxd8+ Kxd8 13. Ng5 Ke7 14.
N5f3 Bg7 15. e4 Re8 16. Ne2 Nd6 17. exd5 exd5 18. O-O Kf8 19. Nc3 Bg4 20. h3
Bxf3 21. Bxf3 d4 22. Na4 Re5 23. b4 Rae8 24. Bb2 Rf5 25. Bg2 Re2 26. Rad1 b5
27. Nc5 Nc4 28. Bc1 Ne5 29. Rde1 Rxe1 30. Rxe1 Nf3+ 31. Bxf3 Rxf3 32. d3 Kg8
33. Kg2 Rf5 34. Re4 g5 35. g4 hxg4 36. hxg4 Rd5 37. Bb2 f5 38. gxf5 Rxf5 39.
Bxd4 Bxd4 40. Rxd4 Kg7 41. Rd7+ Kg6 42. Rd6+ Rf6 1:0

Edgar Davison(1744) - Gary Pylant(1707)  Friday Night Tornado! March 06, 2009
Old Benoni defense

1. d4 c5 2. e3 cxd4 3. exd4 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bd3 Nc6 6. O-O Be7 7. c3 O-O 8.
Re1 d6 9. Nbd2 Bd7 10. Qe2 a6 11. Ne4 Qc7 12. Nfg5 Nxe4 13. Nxe4 f5 14. Ng5
Bxg5 15. Bxg5 Rae8 16. Rad1 Kh8 17. Qc2 e5 18. dxe5 dxe5 19. f3 h6 20. Bh4
Rc8 21. Qd2 Be6 22. a3 Rce8 23. Qc2 Qb6+ 24. Bf2 Qb3 25. Rd2 Qxc2 26. Bxc2
Rd8 27. Red1 Rxd2 28. Rxd2 Rd8 29. Rxd8+ 1/2-1/2

Graham Horobetz(1846) - Gary Pylant(1707)  Friday Night Tornado! March 06, 2009
French: exchange variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bd3 Bd6 5. c3 Ne7 6. Nf3 Nbc6 7. O-O Bg4
8. Re1 Qd7 9. h3 Bh5 10. Nbd2 O-O-O 11. Qa4 f6 12. b4 Kb8 13. Qb3 Rde8 14.
Bb2 g5 15. b5 Nd8 16. c4 g4 17. hxg4 Qxg4 18. c5 Rhg8 19. Bf1 Bf4 20. c6
Bxd2 21. Nxd2 Qg5 22. Nf3 Bxf3 23. Qxf3 h5 24. cxb7 h4 25. Bc1 Qg7 26. Bf4
Ng6 27. Rxe8 Rxe8 28. a4 Re4 29. Bh2 Rxd4 30. Rc1 Ne6 31. a5 Ngf4 32. b6
axb6 33. axb6 cxb6 34. Qc3 Qxb7 35. Qe3 Re4 36. Qa3 Nc5 37. Qb2 d4 38. Qa2
Qg7 39. Qb1 Kc7 40. Rxc5+ bxc5 41. Qxe4 1:0

Andy Hortillosa(1958) - Jerry Wheeler(2200) Memphis Match 1, March 01, 2009
King's pawn game

1. e4 e5 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nc3 Bc5 4. h3 c6 5. Nf3 d6 6. d3 h6 7. Qc2 a6 8. a3
Nbd7 9. g4 b5 10. b4 Ba7 11. g5 hxg5 12. Bxg5 Nf8 13. cxb5 axb5 14. Rd1 Ne6
15. Bc1 Bb7 16. Qa2 Ng4 17. Rd2 Nd4 18. Nxd4 Bxd4 19. Nd1 Qf6 20. Bg2 Nh6
21. Rc2 c5 22. Qb3 Qg6 23. Rg1 c4 24. dxc4 Bxe4 25. Bxe4 Qxg1+ 26. Ke2 Rc8
27. c5 dxc5 28. bxc5 O-O 29. c6 Bb6 30. Qxb5 Rfd8 31. Bd2 Bc7 32. Ne3 Qg5
33. Nd5 Qh5+ 34. Bf3 Qh4 35. Rc4 e4 36. Bg2 Qh5+ 37. Kf1 Qxd5 38. Qxd5 Rxd5
39. Be3 0-1

Jerry Wheeler(2200) - Andy Hortillosa(1958)   Memphis Match 1, February 28, 2009
Sicilian: accelerated fianchetto, Maróczy bind, 6.Be3

1. Nf3 c5 2. c4 g6 3. e4 Bg7 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nc6 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Nc3 O-O 8.
Be2 d6 9. O-O Bd7 10. f3 h5 11. Qd2 Ne8 12. Rfd1 Nxd4 13. Bxd4 Bxd4+ 14.
Qxd4 Bc6 15. b4 b6 16. f4 Ng7 17. Rd3 Qc7 18. f5 Rad8 19. Rf1 gxf5 20. exf5
f6 21. Rg3 Be8 22. Nd5 Qd7 23. Nf4 Kh7 24. Rxg7+ Kxg7 25. Ne6+ Kg8 26. Qf4
Rf7 27. Qh6 Qxe6 28. fxe6 Rh7 29. Qf4 Rc8 30. Rf3 Kh8 31. Bd3 1-0

Andy Hortillosa(1958) - Jerry Wheeler(2200) Memphis Match 1, February 28, 2009
English opening

1. c4 b6 2. Nc3 Bb7 3. e4 e6 4. g3 Bb4 5. Nge2 f5 6. Bg2 Nf6 7. Qc2 Bxc3 8.
Nxc3 O-O 9. O-O fxe4 10. Nxe4 Nc6 11. Qc3 e5 12. d3 Nd4 13. Qd2 Nxe4 14.
dxe4 Rf3 15. Re1 Qf6 16. Qg5 Rxf2 17. Qxf6 Rxf6 18. Rb1 Raf8 19. Bg5 Rf2 20.
Be7 R8f7 21. Bd8 Rc2 22. Rf1 Rxg2+ 23. Kxg2 Bxe4+ 24. Kh3 Bxb1 25. Rxb1 d6
26. b4 Ne6 0-1

Jerry Wheeler(2200) - Andy Hortillosa(1958)   Memphis Match 1, February 22, 2009
Queen's Indian

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 Qe7 5. g3 b6 6. Bg2 Bb7 7. O-O Bxd2 8.
Qxd2 O-O 9. Qf4 d6 10. Nc3 Nbd7 11. Rad1 a6 12. Qh4 Rfe8 13. e4 e5 14. Rfe1
Nf8 15. dxe5 dxe5 16. Nd5 Bxd5 17. exd5 Qd6 18. Qg5 h6 19. Qf5 e4 20. Nd2
Re5 1/2-1/2

Andy Hortillosa(1958) - Jerry Wheeler(2200) Memphis Match 1, February 22, 2009
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nd4 4. Bc4 g6 5. Nge2 Bg7 6. Nxd4 cxd4 7. Qf3 e6
8. Nb5 d6 9. Qa3 Ke7 10. d3 a6 11. Bb3 Qb6 12. c4 Rb8 13. Nxd6 Qxd6 14. c5
Qc7 15. Bd2 Ke8 16. f4 Ne7 17. O-O Nc6 18. f5 Be5 19. Rae1 Bxh2+ 20. Kh1 Bg3
21. Re2 Qd8 22. f6 Qc7 23. Ba5 Qe5 0-1

Albert Burgess(1400) - Daniel McKee(1462) Double Reserve, February 20, 2009
Sicilian: Pin variation (Sicilian counter-attack)

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Bb4 6. Bd3 a6 7. O-O Qc7 8.
Nce2 d6 9. a3 Bc5 10. Nb3 Ba7 11. Bd2 Nbd7 12. c3 Ne5 13. Bc2 Neg4 14. Bf4
e5 15. Bg3 Be6 16. Kh1 h5 17. h4 O-O-O 18. Ng1 g5 0:1

Allan Bogle(1778) - Alex Sytnytsky(1404) Double Reserve, February 20, 2009
Bird's opening

1. f4 Nc6 2. Nf3 e6 3. e3 e5 4. fxe5 Bc5 5. Bb5 Nge7 6. b3 a6 7. Bxc6 dxc6
8. Bb2 Bf5 9. O-O Qd7 10. d4 O-O-O 11. Nbd2 Ba7 12. Kh1 Nd5 13. Re1 Nb4 14.
e4 Bg4 15. a3 Bxf3 16. Nxf3 Nxc2 17. Qxc2 g5 18. Rad1 g4 19. Nh4 g3 20. hxg3
Qg4 21. Qf2 Kb8 22. Qf4 Qe6 23. Rd3 c5 24. d5 Qb6 25. e6 c4 26. Rdd1 Rhf8
27. e7 Qxb3 28. exd8=Q+ Rxd8 29. Be5 Bb6 30. Rb1 1:0

Edgar Davison(1848) - Andy Hortillosa(1909)   City Championship 2009, February 20, 2009
King's Indian: London system

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. d4 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. e3 O-O 5. Be2 d6 6. h3 c5 7. O-O Qb6 8.
Qc1 Be6 9. Nbd2 Nc6 10. c3 Rac8 11. Ng5 cxd4 12. Nxe6 fxe6 13. Nc4 Qd8 14.
exd4 d5 15. Ne5 Nxd4 16. Qd2 Nxe2+ 17. Qxe2 Ne4 18. Bh2 Rf5 19. Nd3 Qb6 20.
Kh1 Rcf8 21. f3 Ng5 22. h4 Nf7 23. g4 Rf6 24. Rae1 g5 25. h5 Qa6 26. Nc5
Qxe2 27. Rxe2 Nd8 28. Kg2 Rh6 29. Rfe1 d4 30. cxd4 Bxd4 31. Nd7 Re8 32. Be5
Nc6 33. Bxd4 Nxd4 34. Re4 Nc6 35. Rxe6 Rxe6 36. Rxe6 Rd8 37. Ne5 Rd2+ 38.
Kf1 Rd6 39. Rxd6 exd6 40. Nc4 d5 41. Nd6 1/2-1/2

Aaron Smith(1836) - Chase Knowles(1688)   City Championship 2009, February 20, 2009
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bf4 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. e3 b6 6. Nbd2 Bb7 7. Be2 Nh5 8.
Bg3 Nxg3 9. hxg3 d5 10. Qc2 g6 11. b3 Bg7 12. Rd1 cxd4 13. cxd4 Rc8 14. Qb1
Nb4 15. O-O O-O 16. a3 Ba6 17. Bxa6 Nxa6 18. Qd3 Nc7 19. b4 Ne8 20. Nb3 Nd6
21. Nfd2 Qd7 22. Rc1 Rxc1 23. Rxc1 Rc8 24. Rxc8+ Nxc8 25. e4 dxe4 26. Nxe4
Nd6 27. Nc3 Nf5 28. Ne2 Qa4 29. g4 Nd6 30. Nd2 Qd1+ 31. Kh2 b5 32. Nc3 Qxg4
33. Nf3 a6 34. a4 Nf5 35. Ne2 Nh4 36. Nxh4 Qxh4+ 37. Kg1 bxa4 38. Qxa6 Qe4
39. Qc8+ Bf8 40. Qc4 Qb1+ 41. Kh2 Qxb4 42. Qd3 a3 43. Nc1 Qb2 44. Qc4 Qxf2
45. Na2 Bd6+ 46. Kh1 Qe1+ 0:1

Graham Horobetz(1905) - Nishit Reddy(1783)   City Championship 2009, February 20, 2009
French: Winawer (Nimzovich) variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. exd5 exd5 5. Bd3 c5 6. dxc5 d4 7. a3 Bxa3 8.
Rxa3 dxc3 9. Rxc3 Be6 10. Bb5+ Nc6 11. Bxc6+ bxc6 12. Qd6 Qxd6 13. cxd6 Bd5
14. Nf3 Kd7 15. Bf4 f6 16. O-O g5 17. Bg3 h5 18. h3 Nh6 19. Nd4 f5 20. Be5
Rh7 21. Nb5 Nf7 22. Nc7 Rb8 23. Nxd5 cxd5 24. Rc7+ Ke8 25. d7+ Kd8 26. Rxa7
Nxe5 27. Rd1 Rxd7 28. Rxd7+ Kxd7 29. Rxd5+ Ke6 30. Ra5 Rxb2 31. Ra6+ Kd5 32.
Ra5+ Kd6 33. Ra6+ Nc6 34. Ra8 Ne7 35. Ra6+ Ke5 36. Ra5+ Kf6 37. Ra6+ Kg7 38.
Ra7 Kf7 39. Rc7 Rb6 40. Rd7 Rc6 41. Rd2 Ng6 42. g3 Ne5 43. Kg2 g4 44. hxg4
hxg4 45. Kf1 Nf3 46. Re2 Nd4 47. Rd2 Nxc2 48. Rd3 Ke6 49. f3 Rd6 50. Rc3 Nd4
51. fxg4 fxg4 52. Kf2 Kd5 53. Ke3 Rf6 54. Rc8 Rf3+ 55. Kd2 Rxg3 56. Rd8+ Ke5
57. Ke1 Rg2 58. Kf1 Ra2 59. Rd7 Ne6 60. Rb7 Kf4 61. Rb4+ Kg3 62. Rb3+ Kh2
63. Rb8 Ng5 64. Rg8 g3 65. Rh8+ Nh3 66. Ke1 g2 67. Rf8 g1=Q+ 68. Rf1 Ra1+
69. Kd2 Qxf1 70. Kc3 Qf4 71. Kb2 Qc1+ 72. Kb3 Rb1+ 73. Ka4 Qc4+ 74. Ka3 Qb3# 0:1

Jonathan Beatty(1715) - Carlos Sims(1988)    City Championship 2009, February 17, 2009
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. e3 Nc6 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. Nbd2 e5 5. dxe5 Nxe5 6. Be2 Ng6 7. h3 Bd7
8. c3 c6 9. Qc2 Nf6 10. b3 Bd6 11. Bb2 Qe7 12. a4 O-O 13. O-O-O b5 14. axb5
cxb5 15. Nd4 a6 16. Bd3 Rfc8 17. Kb1 Ba3 18. b4 Bxb4 19. Nf5 Bxf5 20. Bxf5
Rc7 21. Qb3 Bd6 22. Bxg6 hxg6 23. g4 Qe6 24. Rhe1 Rac8 25. e4 Bf4 26. exd5
Qxd5 27. Qxd5 Nxd5 28. Ne4 Nb6 29. Rd3 Na4 30. Red1 Nxb2 31. Kxb2 f5 32.
gxf5 gxf5 33. Nd6 Bxd6 34. Rxd6 Rxc3 35. Rd8+ Kh7 36. Rxc8 Rxc8 37. Rd5 g6
38. Rd7+ Kh6 39. Ra7 Rc6 40. f4 g5 41. fxg5+ Kxg5 0:1

Edgar Davison(1851) - Graham Horobetz(1941)   City Championship 2009, February 15, 2009
Colle system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. e3 c5 4. c3 d5 5. Bd3 b6 6. Nbd2 Bb7 7. Ne5 Nbd7 8.
f4 Be7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qf3 Ne8 11. Qh3 Ndf6 12. f5 exf5 13. Rxf5 Bc8 14. g4
Bxf5 15. Bxf5 g6 16. Bc2 Bd6 17. Qg2 Qc7 18. Nef3 Qe7 19. g5 Nh5 20. Nf1 f6
21. Bd2 fxg5 22. Nxg5 Nef6 23. Re1 Rae8 24. e4 dxe4 25. Nxe4 Nxe4 26. Bxe4
Qg7 27. Kh1 Nf6 28. Bd5+ Kh8 29. Re6 Nxd5 30. Rxe8 Rxe8 31. Qxd5 Qe7 32.
dxc5 Bxc5 33. Ng3 Rd8 34. Qg2 Rf8 35. c4 Bd4 36. Ne4 Rf1+ 0:1

Nishit Reddy(1685) - Aaron Smith(1848)    City Championship 2009, February 15, 2009
1 d4 d6: Tartakower System and Modern Defence

1. c4 d6 2. d4 c6 3. e4 Qc7 4. Nc3 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Bd3 e5 7. O-O Be7 8. dxe5
Nxe5 9. Nxe5 dxe5 10. a3 O-O 11. Qc2 a5 12. h3 Be6 13. Be3 h6 14. c5 Nh7 15.
Qe2 a4 16. Bc2 Bb3 17. Bxb3 axb3 18. Qc4 Qa5 19. Rac1 Bg5 20. Bxg5 Nxg5 21.
Qxb3 Rfb8 22. Qb4 Qc7 23. Na4 Ra5 24. Nc3 Ne6 25. Na4 Rb5 26. Qc3 Nd4 27. Rfe1
Rb3 28. Qc4 Qe7 29. Rc3 Rxc3 30. Nxc3 Qg5 31. Re3 Rd8 32. Ne2 Nb5 33. Rf3 Rd7
34. a4 Nc7 35. Ng3 Ne6 36. Nf5 Rd1+ 37. Kh2 Qd2 38. Ne7+ Kh7 39. Rxf7 Qd7 40.
h4 Rd4 41. Qc3 Nd8 42. Qg3 Nxf7 43. Qg6+ Kh8 44. Qxf7 Qd8 45. Ng6+ Kh7 1/2-1/2

Terry Jaeger(1362) - David Sichel(2057)    Reserve 2009, February 13, 2009
Robatsch defense: two knights variation

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. Be3 a6 6. Bc4 Nf6 7. Ng5 e6 8. f4
d5 9. Bb3 dxe4 10. Ncxe4 Nxe4 11. Nxe4 Bxd4 12. Bxd4 Qxd4 13. Qxd4 Nxd4 14.
O-O Nxb3 15. axb3 b6 16. Nf6+ Ke7 17. Ng4 Bb7 18. Rf2 Rad8 19. h3 Rd5 20. c4
Rd4 21. Re1 Rhd8 22. f5 gxf5 23. Rxf5 Rd1 24. Re5 Rxe1+ 25. Rxe1 Rd2 26. Ne3
Rxb2 27. Nd5+ Kd6 28. Nf6 Rxg2+ 29. Kf1 Rg3 30. Rd1+ Ke7 31. Nxh7 Rxh3 32.
Ng5 Rh5 33. Nxf7 Rf5+ 0:1

James Langford(1142) - Daniel McKee(1445)    Reserve 2009, February 13, 2009
English opening

1. c4 b6 2. Nc3 e6 3. d4 Bb7 4. e4 Bb4 5. Ne2 Bxe4 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. Nxc3 Bb7
8. Be2 Bxg2 9. Rg1 Bb7 10. Rxg7 Qf6 11. Rg3 Nc6 12. Nb5 Qd8 13. Bf3 a6 14.
Nc3 Nge7 15. Ne4 h6 16. Nf6+ Kf8 17. Bh5 Nf5 18. Bxh6+ Nxh6 19. Qf3 Nf5 20.
Ne4 Ncxd4 21. Qc3 Rxh5 22. Rg4 Bxe4 23. Rxe4 Rxh2 24. Rxd4 Nxd4 25. Qxd4
Rh1+ 26. Ke2 Rxa1 27. Qh8+ 0:1

Andy Hortillisa(1958) - Carlos Sims(1988)    City Championship 2009, February 12, 2009
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 Bf5 4. c4 e6 5. Nc3 c6 6. Qb3 Qb6 7. c5 Qc7 8. Nh4
Bg6 9. f4 Be4 10. Nf3 Be7 11. Nxe4 Nxe4 12. Bd3 f5 13. Bd2 Nd7 14. Bxe4 fxe4
15. h4 exf3 16. gxf3 b6 17. cxb6 axb6 18. a3 O-O 19. Rc1 c5 20. Ke2 Rac8 21.
h5 Qa7 22. Rcg1 Qa6+ 23. Kf2 cxd4 24. exd4 Qc4 25. Qe3 Nc5 26. Rg4 Nd3+ 27.
Kg3 Rc6 28. h6 g6 29. Bc3 Rf6 30. Rd1 Nxf4 31. Qe5 Bd6 32. Qg5 Qe2 33. Rd2
Qe1+ 34. Kh2 Nh3+ 0:1

Rohith Parvathareddy(1524) - Alex Sytnytsky(1454)    Reserve 2009, February 06, 2009
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. f4 a6 3. Nf3 b5 4. a4 Qa5 5. Nc3 b4 6. Ne2 Bb7 7. Ng3 Nc6 8. Bc4
e6 9. d3 O-O-O 10. Ng5 Nh6 11. Bd2 Be7 12. Nf3 d5 13. exd5 exd5 14. Ba2 Qb6
15. Be3 Bf6 16. Ne5 Bxe5 17. fxe5 Nxe5 18. Qd2 d4 19. Bxh6 Qxh6 20. O-O-O
Qc6 21. Bb3 c4 22. dxc4 Nxc4 23. Qxb4 Ne3 24. Rxd4 Rxd4 25. Qxd4 Re8 26. Re1
Nxg2 27. Rxe8+ Qxe8 28. Qc5+ Kb8 29. Kb1 f6 30. Qd6+ Ka8 31. Bd5 Qe5 32.
Qxa6+ Kb8 33. Qxb7# 1:0

Carlos Sims(1988) - Chase Knowles(1622)    City Championship 2009, February 06, 2009
Queen's pawn: Charlick (Englund) gambit

1. d4 e5 2. dxe5 Qe7 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. e3 Nxe5 5. Be2 b6 6. Nc3 c6 7. Nd4 Qd8 8.
f4 Ng6 9. O-O Bb4 10. Ne4 Nf6 11. Ng3 Bc5 12. Ndf5 Rg8 13. c3 d5 14. b4 Bf8
15. Nd4 Bd7 16. Bf3 Nh4 17. Re1 Nxf3+ 18. Qxf3 Bg4 19. Qf2 c5 20. Nc6 Qc8
21. b5 Bd7 22. e4 d4 23. e5 Nd5 24. c4 Bxc6 25. bxc6 Nb4 26. Qd2 Nxc6 27. f5
g6 28. Ne4 Be7 29. f6 Bf8 30. e6 fxe6 31. f7+ Kxf7 32. Qf4+ Ke7 33. Qg5+ Kd7
34. Nf6+ Kc7 35. Nxg8 Nb4 36. Bf4+ Kb7 37. Qe5 Bd6 38. Qxd6 Nc2 39. Ne7 Qd8
40. Qc6+ Ka6 41. a4 Nxa1 42. Rxa1 d3 43. Qb5+ Kb7 44. Nc6 Qd7 45. Na5+ Kc8
46. Qxd7+ Kxd7 47. Nb3 Kc6 48. Rd1 Rd8 49. Nc1 e5 50. Bxe5 d2 51. Nb3 Re8
52. Bg3 Re3 53. Nxd2 Ra3 54. Ne4 Rxa4 55. Rd6+ Kb7 56. Rd7+ Ka6 57. Nd2 Ra1+
58. Kf2 Ra2 59. Ke2 h5 60. Bb8 1:0

Graham Horobetz(1941) - Andy Hortillisa(1958)    City Championship 2009, February 06, 2009
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack, Schofman variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bc4 e6 6. f5 Nge7 7. fxe6 fxe6 8.
d3 d5 9. Bb3 b5 10. O-O c4 11. dxc4 dxc4 12. Qxd8+ Nxd8 13. Nxb5 cxb3 14.
Nc7+ Kd7 15. Nxa8 bxc2 16. Rf2 Bb7 17. Rd2+ Kc8 18. Rxc2+ Nec6 19. Be3 Kb8
20. Nb6 axb6 21. Bxb6 Nf7 22. a4 Nfe5 23. Rac1 Rc8 24. Rd1 Nxf3+ 25. gxf3
Be5 26. Rd7 h5 27. b4 Nxb4 28. Rxc8+ Bxc8 29. Rf7 Nd3 30. a5 g5 31. Rf8 Nb4
32. Be3 g4 33. f4 Bc7 34. f5 exf5 35. exf5 Bxa5 36. f6 Nd5 37. Bc5 Nxf6 38.
Rxf6 h4 39. Rf8 Bc7 40. Kg2 Kb7 1/2-1/2

Jonathan Beatty(1715) - Nishit Reddy(1685)    City Championship 2009, February 06, 2009
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 e6 4. Bg2 b6 5. d3 Bb7 6. Nge2 Nge7 7. Nb5 Ng6 8.
c4 a6 9. Nbc3 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Be3 d6 12. f4 Rb8 13. Qd2 Ba8 14. Rf2 b5
15. b3 Bf6 16. Raf1 Qa5 17. e5 Be7 18. exd6 Bxd6 19. Ne4 Qxd2 20. Nxd2 Nb4
21. Nc1 Bxg2 22. Rxg2 Nc2 23. Bf2 f5 24. Nf3 h6 25. Ne5 Nxe5 26. fxe5 Bxe5
27. Bxc5 Bd4+ 28. Bxd4 Nxd4 29. Ne2 Rbd8 30. Nxd4 Rxd4 31. Rd2 bxc4 32. bxc4
Rfd8 33. Rfd1 Kf7 34. Kf2 Kf6 35. Ke3 a5 36. c5 R4d5 37. d4 e5 38. c6 Rc8
39. Rc1 Ke6 40. dxe5 Rxd2 41. Kxd2 Kxe5 42. Ke3 1/2-1/2

Aaron Smith(1848) - Edgar Davison(1851)    City Championship 2009, February 06, 2009
King's Indian: 6.Be2

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 g6 3. d4 Bg7 4. Nf3 d6 5. e4 O-O 6. Be2 Nbd7 7. O-O b6 8.
Qc2 Bb7 9. Bg5 h6 10. Bh4 g5 11. Bg3 Nh5 12. Rad1 Nxg3 13. hxg3 c5 14. d5
Ne5 15. Nh2 Ng6 16. Bh5 Ne5 17. Ne2 Bc8 18. f4 gxf4 19. gxf4 Ng6 20. Rf3 e6
21. dxe6 Bxe6 22. Bxg6 fxg6 23. e5 Qh4 24. Rxd6 Bf5 25. Qd2 Rad8 26. Ng3
Rxd6 27. Qxd6 Bb1 28. Qe6+ Kh8 29. Qg4 Qd8 30. Rf2 Qd4 31. b3 Bxe5 32. Nf3
Qd1+ 33. Rf1 Bd4+ 34. Kh2 Qd3 35. Nxd4 cxd4 36. Rf3 Qd1 37. Qe6 Qd2 38. Qe5+
Kg8 39. Ne4 Bxe4 40. Qxe4 Rf5 1/2-1/2

Nagasa Adusumilli(1310) - James Langsford(1118)  Reserve 2009, January 30, 2009
Modern defense

1. e4 d6 2. d4 g6 3. Bc4 Bg7 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Bxf7+ Kf8 6. Bxg8 Rxg8 7. Be3 Nd7
8. Nc3 Nf6 9. h3 Bxf3 10. Qxf3 Ke8 11. Bg5 Rf8 12. Qe3 c6 13. O-O Kf7 14.
Rfd1 Kg8 15. e5 Re8 16. Qf3 Nd5 17. Nxd5 cxd5 18. Qxd5+ e6 19. Bxd8 exd5 20.
Bf6 dxe5 21. dxe5 Bxf6 22. exf6 Rad8 23. Re1 Kf7 24. Rad1 Kxf6 25. Kf1 Rxe1+
26. Kxe1 Kf5 27. Rd3 d4 28. Ke2 Re8+ 29. Kd2 Ke5 30. Rb3 Re7 31. c3 Kd5 32.
cxd4 Kxd4 33. Rd3+ Kc4 34. Rc3+ Kd4 35. Rf3 b5 36. Rf4+ Ke5 37. Rb4 a6 38.
a4 Rd7+ 39. Ke3 bxa4 40. Rxa4 Rd6 41. g4 Rb6 42. Kf3 Rxb2 43. Rxa6 Rb3+ 44.
Kg2 Rb7 45. Kf3 Rb3+ 46. Kg2 Rb7 47. Ra4 Rg7 48. Kf3 Rf7+ 49. Kg3 Rg7 50.
Kh2 Rf7 51. Kg3 Rg7 52. f4+ Ke6 53. Ra5 h5 54. gxh5 gxh5+ 55. Kh4 1:0

Uday Cherukuri(1333) - Allan Bogle(1780)  Reserve 2009, January 30, 2009
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Bc5 5. c3 Qb6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nf3 Bxf2+
8. Kf1 Nc6 9. b4 Be3 10. Bxe3 Qxe3 11. b5 Nce7 12. Qd3 Qxd3 13. Bxd3 d6 14.
c4 Nf6 15. Nc3 Be6 16. Ke2 O-O 17. Rhd1 h6 18. Rh1 Rac8 19. Nd2 Ng6 20. g3
Ne7 21. h3 Nh5 22. Rag1 f5 23. Nd5 Bxd5 24. exd5 f4 25. g4 Ng3+ 26. Rxg3
fxg3 27. Ne4 Rcd8 28. Nxg3 Rf4 29. Rf1 Rxf1 30. Nxf1 Kf7 31. Ng3 Ng6 32. Nh5
Nf4+ 33. Nxf4 exf4 34. Bf5 g5 35. Kf3 Re8 36. Be6+ Kf6 37. h4 Re7 38. hxg5+
hxg5 39. Bf5 Re3+ 40. Kf2 Rc3 41. Bc8 b6 42. Bf5 Rxc4 0:1

Alex Sytnytsky(1389) - Daniel McKee(1384)  Reserve 2009, January 30, 2009
Queen's Indian: 4.Nc3

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Nc3 b6 4. d4 Bb7 5. d5 Bb4 6. dxe6 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 fxe6
8. Bg5 O-O 9. Qd3 c5 10. Rd1 Qc7 11. Bf4 Qxf4 12. g3 Qe4 13. Qd6 Qxc4 0:1

Nishit Reddy(1685) - Carlos Sims(1988)   City Championship 2009, January 30, 2009
King's pawn game

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nd4 4. Nxd4 exd4 5. O-O d6 6. c3 dxc3 7. Nxc3 c6
8. d4 b5 9. Bd3 g6 10. a3 a6 11. Be3 Bg7 12. Qc2 Nf6 13. f3 O-O 14. Qd2 Nh5
15. Ne2 Nf6 16. Bh6 c5 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. e5 dxe5 19. dxc5 Bf5 20. Rfd1 e4
21. fxe4 Bxe4 22. Qc3 Bxd3 23. Rxd3 Qe7 24. Re3 Qd8 25. Rf1 Rc8 26. Ref3 Rc6
27. Nd4 Re6 28. Nxe6+ fxe6 29. Qe5 Qd5 30. Qxd5 exd5 31. c6 d4 32. Rxf6 Rc8
33. Rd6 d3 34. Rd7+ Kh6 35. Rc1 Kg5 36. Rxd3 Kf4 37. c7 Ke4 38. Rd8 1:0

Andy Hortillosa(1958) - Chase Knowles(1622)   City Championship 2009, January 30, 2009
Caro-Kann: two knights variation

1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Nf3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Ne5 Bh7 8.
Qh5 g6 9. Qf3 Nf6 10. Qb3 e6 11. Qxb7 Nbd7 12. Nxc6 Qc8 13. Ba6 Qxb7 14.
Bxb7 Rd8 15. Nxd8 Kxd8 16. O-O g5 17. hxg5 hxg5 18. d3 g4 19. Bg5 Be7 20.
Rfe1 Nc5 1:0

Edgar Davison(1851) - Jonathan Beatty(1715)   City Championship 2009, January 30, 2009
Queen's pawn

1. d4 e6 2. e3 Nf6 3. Bd3 c5 4. c3 cxd4 5. exd4 d6 6. Nf3 b6 7. O-O Bb7 8.
Bg5 Be7 9. Nbd2 Nbd7 10. Re1 h6 11. Bxf6 Nxf6 12. Qa4+ Nd7 13. Qb3 Qc7 14.
Re3 O-O-O 15. a4 Kb8 16. a5 Rc8 17. Nc4 Bd5 18. Ra4 Qc6 19. Rb4 Kc7 20. Qc2
Bxf3 21. axb6+ axb6 22. Rxf3 f6 23. Na3 d5 24. Bb5 Qb7 25. Ra4 Ra8 26. c4
Rhc8 27. h3 Kd8 28. Qe2 Rxa4 29. Bxa4 Bxa3 30. Rxa3 Rxc4 31. Qxe6 b5 32. Bb3
Rxd4 33. Ra8+ Kc7 34. Qe8 Rb4 35. Rd8 Nc5 36. Bxd5 1:0

Graham Horobetz(1941) - Aaron Smith(1848)  City Championship 2009, January 30, 2009
Pirc Defence

1. e4 d6 2. d4 c6 3. a4 a5 4. Nc3 Qc7 5. h3 Nf6 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. Be3 e5 8.
dxe5 Nxe5 9. Nxe5 dxe5 10. Bc4 Bb4 11. f3 Bd7 12. Qe2 O-O 13. O-O Nh5 14.
Qf2 Bxc3 15. bxc3 b5 16. Bb6 Qc8 17. axb5 Nf4 18. Be3 cxb5 19. Bxf4 exf4 20.
Bd5 Ra6 21. Qd4 Rg6 22. Kf2 Qd8 23. Rg1 a4 24. Ke2 Qa5 25. Qb4 Qc7 26. Rad1
Rc8 27. Qd4 Be8 28. Rd3 h6 29. Qb4 Qb6 30. Rd4 Bc6 31. Bxc6 Rgxc6 32. Kd2
Rc4 33. Qb2 b4 34. Kd1 a3 35. Rxc4 Qxg1+ 0:1

Uday Cherukuri(1380) - James Langford(1135)  Reserve 2009, January 23, 2009
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nxd4 5. Qxd4 a6 6. Bc4 e6 7. Nc3 Qf6
8. e5 Qg6 9. g3 Qxc2 10. Bd3 Qxc3+ 11. Qxc3 a5 12. Bf1 Bb4 13. Bd2 Bxc3 14.
Bxc3 Ne7 15. Bd4 Nc6 16. Bc3 b5 17. a3 Bb7 18. Bg2 Ra7 19. O-O O-O 20. Rfd1
Rd8 21. Rac1 a4 22. Bxc6 Bxc6 23. Ba5 Rxa5 24. Rxc6 g6 25. Rc7 b4 26. axb4
Rxe5 27. Kf1 Rb5 28. Rdxd7 Rxd7 29. Rxd7 Rxb4 30. Ra7 Kf8 31. Ke1 h5 32. h4
f6 33. Kf1 g5 34. hxg5 fxg5 35. Kg2 e5 36. Ra5 Rxb2 37. Rxa4 Kf7 38. Ra6 e4
39. Ra3 Kf6 40. Ra6+ Kf5 41. Ra5+ Kg4 42. Ra4 Re2 43. Kf1 Rd2 44. Rxe4+ Kf5
45. Re2 Rd1+ 46. Re1 Rd4 47. Rc1 Kg4 48. Kg2 h4 49. gxh4 Kxh4 50. Rh1+ Kg4
51. Rh3 Rf4 52. Rg3+ Kf5 53. Rf3 g4 54. Rxf4+ Kxf4 55. Kf1 1/2-1/2

Kasyap Cherukuri(1047) - Mike Sansom(1491)  Reserve 2009, January 23, 2009
French defense

1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bd3 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 O-O 7. Nc3 Bg4
8. h3 Bh5 9. Be2 c6 10. Nd4 Bxe2 11. Qxe2 Bc5 12. Qd3 Nbd7 13. Na4 Bxd4 14.
Qxd4 Re8 15. Rxe8+ Qxe8 16. Qe3 Qxe3 17. dxe3 Ne4 18. Nc3 Nxc3 19. bxc3 Nc5
20. Bd2 Ne4 21. Be1 Re8 22. Rb1 b6 23. f3 Nf6 24. Kf2 Kf8 25. Rb4 c5 26. Rh4
b5 27. a4 g5 28. Rh6 Kg7 29. Rxf6 Kxf6 30. axb5 Rb8 31. e4 dxe4 32. fxe4
Rxb5 33. Ke3 Rb1 34. h4 Rxe1+ 35. Kf3 a5 36. hxg5+ Kxg5 37. g4 a4 38. e5 a3
39. e6 fxe6 40. c4 a2 41. c3 a1=Q 42. Kf2 Kxg4 0:1

Chase Knowles(1622) - Nishit Reddy(1685)  City Championship 2009, January 23, 2009
English: ultra-symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 g6 4. Bg2 Bg7 5. d3 e6 6. Bf4 d6 7. Nb5 e5 8. Bd2
a6 9. Nc3 Nge7 10. Nf3 O-O 11. O-O Rb8 12. a4 f5 13. Qc1 Nd4 14. Nxd4 cxd4
15. Nd5 Be6 16. Bg5 Bxd5 17. Bxd5+ Kh8 18. b4 Qd7 19. Bxe7 Qxe7 20. e4 f4
21. f3 Qg5 22. Qe1 fxg3 23. hxg3 Rf6 24. Ra2 Rbf8 25. Kg2 b6 26. Bb7 a5 27.
bxa5 bxa5 28. Qxa5 Qe3 29. Qd2 Rxf3 30. Qxe3 Rxe3 31. Rxf8+ Bxf8 32. Rd2 Be7
33. a5 Bd8 34. a6 Bb6 35. Kf2 Bc5 36. Bd5 h5 1/2-1/2

Jonathan Beatty(1715) - Graham Horobetz(1941)  City Championship 2009, January 23, 2009
Bird's opening

1. f4 g6 2. e4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. d4 Nd7 5. Bc4 c5 6. c3 Qa5 7. Qb3 e6 8. Bxe6
fxe6 9. Qxe6+ Ne7 10. Qxd6 Qb6 11. Qxb6 axb6 12. d5 Ra4 13. Nbd2 O-O 14. g3
Nf6 15. d6 Nc6 16. e5 Ng4 17. b3 Ra8 18. Nc4 Ra6 19. h3 Nh6 20. g4 Be6 21.
O-O Nf7 22. Re1 Bxc4 23. bxc4 Nxd6 24. Ng5 Re8 25. Be3 Nxc4 26. Bf2 Ra3 27.
Rad1 h6 28. Ne4 N4xe5 29. fxe5 Nxe5 30. Re3 Rxa2 31. Bg3 Rf8 32. Rb1 Rc2 33.
Rxb6 Nc4 34. Rxg6 Nxe3 35. Bf2 Rf4 36. Re6 Nd5 37. Bxc5 Kf7 0:1

Carlos Sims(1988) - Edgar Davison(1851)  City Championship 2009, January 23, 2009
Old Indian: Tartakower (Wade) variation

1. d4 d6 2. Nf3 Bg4 3. h3 Bxf3 4. exf3 e5 5. dxe5 dxe5 6. Qxd8+ Kxd8 7. Bc4
f6 8. O-O c6 9. Rd1+ Kc7 10. Nc3 Nd7 11. Be3 b6 12. a4 a5 13. Be6 Nb8 14.
Ne4 Be7 15. Rd3 Nh6 16. Rad1 Rd8 17. Rxd8 Bxd8 18. Bxb6+ Kxb6 19. Rxd8 f5
20. Ng5 Kc7 21. Rh8 Kd6 22. Bb3 c5 23. Nxh7 Kc7 24. Ng5 Ra6 25. Ne6+ Kb7 26.
Nxc5+ 1:0

Aaron Smith(1848) - Andres Hortillosa(1958)   City Championship 2009, January 23, 2009
Réti opening

1. Nf3 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. d4 e6 4. Bf4 b6 5. e3 Bb7 6. Nbd2 Be7 7. Bd3 d5 8. b3
O-O 9. Qc2 h6 10. O-O cxd4 11. cxd4 Nc6 12. a3 Rc8 13. Qb2 Nh5 14. Rac1 Nxf4
15. exf4 Qd6 16. f5 Qxa3 17. Qb1 Bf6 18. fxe6 fxe6 19. Bg6 Nxd4 20. Nxd4
Bxd4 21. Nf3 Bf6 22. Rfe1 e5 23. Rxc8 Rxc8 24. Qf5 Qd6 25. h3 e4 26. Nh2 Rf8
27. Rd1 Be5 28. Qg4 Bxh2+ 29. Kh1 Be5 30. Bxe4 Rf4 31. Bxd5+ Bxd5 32. Qc8+
Rf8 33. Qc2 Qe6 34. Re1 Qxh3+ 0:1

Uday Cherukuri(1333) - Nagasa Adusumilli(1310)  Reserve 2009, January 16, 2009
Caro-Kann: exchange variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. h3 Bh5 6. Be3 e6 7. c4 Nc6 8.
cxd5 Qxd5 9. Nc3 Bb4 10. g4 Bg6 11. a3 Bxc3+ 12. bxc3 Be4 13. c4 Qd6 14. Bg2
Nf6 15. Qb3 b6 16. c5 bxc5 17. dxc5 Qc7 18. O-O O-O 19. Bg5 Bd5 20. Qc2 Be4
21. Qc3 Nd5 22. Qe1 Bd3 23. Bd2 Bxf1 24. Qxf1 Rac8 25. Rc1 Nce7 26. Qb5 Ng6
27. Nd4 Rfd8 28. Ba5 Nb6 29. Nb3 Qe5 30. Re1 Qg5 31. Qb4 Nd5 32. Qb7 Re8 33.
c6 Ngf4 34. Bxd5 Qxd5 0:1

Rohith Parvathareddy(1524) - Daniel McKee(1384)  Reserve 2009, January 16, 2009
French: exchange variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bd3 Nf6 5. Bg5 Bb4+ 6. c3 Be7 7. Nf3 Bg4
8. Nbd2 Nbd7 9. Qc2 c6 10. O-O h6 11. Bh4 O-O 12. h3 Be6 13. Rfe1 Rc8 14.
Qb3 b6 15. Ba6 Ra8 16. Bg3 Ne4 17. Bb7 Nxg3 18. Bxa8 Qxa8 19. fxg3 Nf6 20.
Qd1 Nh5 21. Nf1 Qb8 22. Ne5 Nxg3 23. Nxg3 Bh4 24. Re3 Bxg3 25. Rxg3 f6 26.
Rg6 Bxh3 27. gxh3 fxe5 28. Qg4 1:0

Aaron Smith(1848) - Jonathan Beatty(1715)  City Championship 2009, January 16, 2009
Torre, London and Colle Systems

1. d4 e6 2. Nf3 c5 3. c3 Nf6 4. Bf4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 d6 6. Bg3 a6 7. e3 Be7 8. Bd3
Nbd7 9. Nd2 O-O 10. O-O Qc7 11. N4b3 b6 12. f3 Nh5 13. Bf2 Bb7 14. Qc2 h6 15.
Be2 f5 16. Nd4 Kf7 17. f4 Nhf6 18. Bh4 Rg8 19. Bf3 d5 20. Rac1 Rac8 21. Be2 Nc5
22. N2f3 Ng4 23. Nxf5 Bxh4 24. N3xh4 exf5 25. Qxf5+ Nf6 26. Bh5+ Ke7 27. Ng6+
Kd8 28. Bf3 Qd7 29. Qc2 Nce4 30. Rfd1 Qe8 31. Ne5 Kc7 32. Rd4 Kb8 33. Qb3 b5
34. a4 Rc5 35. Qd1 g5 36. Nd3 Rc4 37. axb5 axb5 38. g3 Rxd4 39. cxd4 Nd6 40.
Ne5 Nc4 41. Qc2 Rg7 42. Kf2 Rc7 43. b3 Qe7 44. bxc4 dxc4 45. Bxb7 Rxb7 1:0

Edgar Davison(1851) - Chase Knowles(1622)  City Championship 2009, January 16, 2009
Queen's pawn, Mason variation

1. d4 d5 2. Bf4 e6 3. e3 Bd6 4. Bxd6 Qxd6 5. Nd2 b6 6. Ngf3 Bb7 7. Ne5 Ne7
8. Bd3 Nd7 9. f4 g6 10. O-O Nc6 11. c3 Ndxe5 12. fxe5 Nxe5 13. dxe5 Qxe5 14.
Qa4+ c6 15. Qf4 Qxf4 16. exf4 O-O-O 17. Nf3 f6 18. Rae1 Rhe8 19. Rf2 Re7 20.
Rfe2 Rde8 21. g4 Kd7 22. g5 f5 23. h4 a6 24. b4 c5 25. bxc5 bxc5 26. Rb2 Kc8
27. Ne5 c4 28. Bc2 Rc7 29. Reb1 Ree7 30. Ba4 Kb8 31. Nc6+ Kc8 32. Nxe7+ Rxe7
33. Kf2 Rc7 34. Ke3 1:0

Graham Horobetz(1941) - Carlos Sims(1988)  City Championship 2009, January 11, 2009
Petrov: Nimzovich attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. Nc3 Nf6 6. d4 d5 7. Bd3 Be7 8.
O-O O-O 9. Ne5 c5 10. dxc5 Bxc5 11. Bg5 Nc6 12. Nxc6 bxc6 13. Qf3 Be7 14.
Rfe1 h6 15. Qe3 Bb4 16. Bxh6 Ng4 17. Qd4 Bxc3 18. Qxc3 Nxh6 19. Qxc6 Bf5 20.
Bxf5 Nxf5 21. Re5 Rc8 22. Qxd5 Qxd5 23. Rxd5 g6 24. c3 Rfd8 25. Rad1 Rxd5
26. Rxd5 Kf8 27. Rd7 a6 28. Kf1 Ke8 29. Ra7 Rc6 30. Ra8+ Kd7 31. Ra7+ Ke6
32. g4 Nd6 33. h3 Ke5 34. Kg2 Ke6 35. Kf3 Kd5 36. h4 Ke5 37. Kg3 Kf6 38. Kf4
Rc4+ 39. Kg3 Rc6 40. Kf4 Rc4+ 1/2-1/2

Andres Hortillosa(1958) - Nishit Reddy(1685)   City Championship 2009, January 11, 2009
Sicilian: Canal-Sokolsky attack, 3...Bd7

1. Nf3 c5 2. e4 d6 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Bxd7+ Nxd7 5. O-O Ngf6 6. d3 e6 7. c4 Be7
8. Nc3 O-O 9. Ne1 d5 10. f4 dxc4 11. dxc4 e5 12. f5 Nb6 13. Qe2 Qd4+ 14. Be3
Qxc4 15. Qf3 Na4 16. Rc1 Nxc3 17. Rxc3 Qxe4 18. Bxc5 Bxc5+ 19. Rxc5 Qd4+ 20.
Qf2 Qxf2+ 21. Rxf2 Ne4 22. Rxe5 Nxf2 23. Kxf2 Rfe8 24. Rb5 b6 25. g4 Rac8
26. h3 h6 27. Rb3 g6 28. Nd3 gxf5 29. gxf5 Rc2+ 30. Kf3 Ree2 31. f6 Re6 32.
Nf4 Rxf6 33. Kg3 Rc5 34. h4 Rcf5 35. Rb4 Rxf4 36. Rxf4 Rxf4 37. Kxf4 Kg7 38.
Kf5 f6 39. h5 Kf7 40. b3 Ke7 41. Kg6 Ke6 42. Kxh6 Kf7 1/2-1/2

Agene Smith(858) - Sam O'Bar(1746)  Reserve 2009, January 09, 2009
Queen's pawn: Yusupov-Rubinstein system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. e3 b6 4. Bd3 Bb7 5. Nbd2 d6 6. O-O Be7 7. Re1 O-O 8.
c4 c5 9. dxc5 dxc5 10. Qe2 Nc6 11. e4 e5 12. Bb1 Qd7 13. Rd1 Rad8 14. Bc2
Qg4 15. Qf1 Ne8 16. h3 Qh5 17. b3 Nc7 18. Bb2 f6 19. Qe1 Ne6 20. Nf1 Bc8 21.
Ng3 Qf7 22. Rxd8 Bxd8 23. Rd1 Bc7 0:1

Allan Bogle(1780) - Oscar Carrillo(1317)  Reserve 2009, January 09, 2009
Bird's opening

1. f4 d5 2. Nf3 Bg4 3. e3 e6 4. b3 Nc6 5. Bb5 Ne7 6. Bb2 a6 7. Bxc6+ Nxc6 8.
O-O Rg8 9. Qe1 Bxf3 10. Rxf3 Qd7 11. a3 O-O-O 12. b4 Kb8 13. d3 Na7 14. Nd2
c5 15. bxc5 Bxc5 16. d4 Be7 17. c4 dxc4 18. Nxc4 Qb5 19. Qc3 Rc8 20. Rc1
Rxc4 21. Qxc4 Qxb2 22. Rc2 Qxa3 23. Rc3 Qb4 24. Qd3 g6 25. Rb3 Qa5 26. Qe4
Qd5 27. Qd3 Rc8 28. e4 Qa5 29. Rb2 Qe1+ 30. Qf1 Qxf1+ 31. Kxf1 Nb5 32. Kf2
f5 33. e5 Rc7 34. Rd3 Rd7 35. Rbd2 Bb4 36. Rd1 Rxd4 37. Rxd4 Nxd4 38. Kg3
Bc5 39. Kh4 Be7+ 40. Kg3 Nc6 41. Kf3 Kc7 42. g4 a5 43. gxf5 exf5 44. h4 a4
45. Ke3 a3 46. Kd3 b5 47. Kc3 b4+ 48. Kb3 Na5+ 49. Ka4 Kb6 50. Rd7 a2 51.
Rxe7 a1=Q+ 0:1

Daniel McKee(1384) - Ed Hamelrath(1781)  Reserve 2009, January 09, 2009
Réti: Nimzovich-Larsen attack

1. Nf3 d5 2. b3 Nf6 3. e3 Bg4 4. Be2 Bxf3 5. Bxf3 e5 6. Bb2 Bd6 7. Nc3 c6 8.
d4 Nbd7 9. g3 O-O 10. O-O Re8 11. Qd2 Qc7 12. Rac1 Re7 13. Ne2 exd4 14. Nxd4
Ne4 15. Qe2 g6 16. c4 dxc4 17. Rxc4 Rd8 18. Nb5 Qb8 19. Nxd6 Nxd6 20. Rd4
Nf5 21. Rd2 Ne5 22. Bg2 Qc8 23. Rxd8+ Qxd8 24. Rd1 Qa5 25. f4 Nd7 26. e4
Qc5+ 27. Qf2 Qxf2+ 28. Kxf2 Ng7 29. f5 Nh5 30. g4 Nhf6 31. g5 Ng4+ 32. Kg3
gxf5 33. exf5 Re2 34. Rxd7 Rxb2 35. f6 h6 36. Rd8+ 1:0

Nagasa Adusumilli(1310) - Rohith Parvathareddy(1524)  Reserve 2009, January 09, 2009
Caro-Kann: exchange variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Bg5 Ne4 6. Bf4 Nc6 7. h3 Qb6 8.
b3 Bf5 9. c3 e6 10. Bd3 Be7 11. O-O O-O 12. Re1 Rac8 13. Bxe4 Bxe4 14. Nbd2
Bg6 15. a4 Qd8 16. Re3 Bd6 17. Bxd6 Qxd6 18. Nh4 Ne7 19. Nxg6 Nxg6 20. g3
Rc7 21. Rc1 f5 22. Qe1 Rf6 23. Re2 f4 24. g4 f3 25. Re3 Nh4 26. Qd1 Rcf7 27.
Nf1 Ng2 28. Re5 Nf4 29. Qxf3 Ng6 30. Qg3 Rf3 31. Qh2 Nxe5 32. dxe5 Qb6 33.
Rc2 Qxb3 34. Re2 Qxc3 0:1

Alex Sytnytsky(1426) - James Langford(1118)  Reserve 2009, January 09, 2009
Réti opening

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. b3 d6 3. Bb2 e5 4. e3 Bg4 5. Qe2 a6 6. Nc3 Nc6 7. h3 Bxf3 8.
Qxf3 Qd7 9. g4 Qe6 10. Bc4 Qe7 11. O-O-O Rd8 12. g5 Nd7 13. Nd5 e4 14. Nxc7# 1:0

Nishit Reddy(1685) - Edgar Davison(1851)  City Championship 2009, January 09, 2009
Pirc Defence: Miscellaneous Systems

1. e4 d6 2. d4 e5 3. dxe5 dxe5 4. Qxd8+ Kxd8 5. Nf3 f6 6. Bc4 c6 7. a4 Nd7
8. O-O Nc5 9. Nc3 Be6 10. Bxe6 Nxe6 11. Be3 Kc7 12. Rfd1 Bc5 13. Bxc5 Nxc5
14. b4 Ne6 15. Ne2 Ne7 16. c4 Rhd8 17. Kf1 Ng6 18. g3 Nh8 19. Nh4 Nf7 20.
Nf5 g6 21. Ne3 Nfg5 22. Nc3 Nf3 23. Kg2 Nfd4 24. Rab1 h5 25. a5 Rd7 1/2-1/2

Chase Knowles(1622) - Graham Horobetz(1941)  City Championship 2009, January 09, 2009
Sicilian: Grand Prix attack

1. e4 c5 2. f4 g6 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. Bc4 Bg7 5. Nc3 e6 6. O-O Nge7 7. Nb5 d5 8.
exd5 exd5 9. Be2 c4 10. d3 Qb6+ 11. Nbd4 Nxd4 12. Be3 Nxf3+ 13. Rxf3 Bd4 14.
Bxd4 Qxd4+ 15. Kh1 Bg4 16. c3 Qf6 17. Re3 Bxe2 18. Qxe2 cxd3 19. Qxd3 O-O
20. Rae1 Nf5 21. Re5 Rad8 22. g4 Ng7 23. Rxd5 Rxd5 24. Qxd5 Qc6 25. Qxc6
bxc6 26. Re7 Ne6 27. Rxa7 Nxf4 28. Rc7 Rd8 29. Kg1 Rd2 30. Rxc6 Rxb2 31. a4
Ra2 32. Rc4 Nd5 33. Rc5 Ne3 34. a5 Nxg4 35. Rb5 Nxh2 36. c4 Nf3+ 0:1

Carlos Sims(1988) - Aaron Smith(1848)  City Championship 2009, January 09, 2009
Old Indian defense

1. d4 d6 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e4 Qc7 5. f4 e5 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. Be2 Be7 8.
O-O O-O 9. f5 exd4 10. Nxd4 Ne5 11. Kh1 b6 12. Qe1 Bb7 13. Qg3 Kh8 14. Bf4
Nfd7 15. Rad1 a6 16. h3 c5 17. Nf3 Nxf3 18. Rxf3 Ne5 19. Bxe5 dxe5 20. Rfd3
Rad8 21. Rxd8 Rxd8 22. Rxd8+ Bxd8 23. Qd3 Bc6 24. Nd5 Qd7 25. Qc3 f6 26. b4
h6 27. bxc5 bxc5 28. Qa3 Qa7 29. Qd3 Qb7 30. Nb4 Qxb4 31. Qxd8+ Kh7 32. Bh5 1:0

Jonathan Beatty(1715) - Andres Hortillosa(1958)   City Championship 2009, January 09, 2009
Anderssen's opening

1. a3 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 d5 5. c4 e6 6. Nc3 O-O 7. b4 c6 8. Bb2
Nbd7 9. Bd3 b6 10. O-O Bb7 11. c5 bxc5 12. bxc5 Qc7 13. h3 a5 14. Qe2 Rfe8
15. Kh1 Nh5 16. g4 Nhf6 17. Ne5 Nxe5 18. dxe5 Nd7 19. Na4 Nxe5 20. Bxe5 Bxe5
21. Rab1 Rab8 22. Rb6 Rbd8 23. Rfb1 Bc8 24. f4 Bg7 25. Ba6 d4 26. Rb7 Bxb7
27. Rxb7 d3 28. Qd2 Qc8 29. Nb6 Bc3 30. Qd1 Qxb7 31. Bxb7 Re7 32. Ba6 d2 33.
Kg2 Bb2 34. Nc4 Bc1 35. Nd6 Bxa3 36. Qxd2 Bxc5 37. Qxa5 Rxd6 38. Qxc5 Red7
39. Kf3 Rd8 40. h4 f5 41. Bc4 Kg7 42. Qe5+ Kf7 43. gxf5 gxf5 44. Qxf5+ Kg7
45. Qg5+ 1:0

Rohith Parvathareddy(1532) - Alex Sytnytsky(1426)    Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Queen's pawn

1. d4 e6 2. Nf3 c5 3. c3 Nf6 4. Bf4 Nc6 5. e3 Be7 6. Nbd2 Nh5 7. Bg3 d6 8.
Qc2 a6 9. a4 d5 10. dxc5 Bxc5 11. Nd4 Bxd4 12. exd4 Bd7 13. Bd3 Qb6 14. Nb3
Rc8 15. Nc5 Nxg3 16. hxg3 f5 17. Qe2 Ne7 18. a5 Qc6 19. Nxb7 Qxb7 20. Bxa6
Qb3 21. Bxc8 Nxc8 22. O-O O-O 23. Ra3 Qc4 24. Qxc4 dxc4 25. Rb1 Na7 26. a6
Rb8 27. b4 Nb5 28. a7 Ra8 29. Ra6 Nxc3 30. Rba1 Nd5 31. Rd6 Bc8 32. Rd8+ Kf7
33. Rxc8 Rxc8 34. a8=Q Rxa8 35. Rxa8 c3 36. b5 Ke7 37. Rc8 Kd7 38. Rc5 g5
39. Kf1 h5 40. Ke2 f4 41. Kd3 h4 42. gxf4 gxf4 43. Rxd5+ exd5 44. f3 c2 45.
Kxc2 Kc7 46. Kb3 Kb7 47. Ka4 Kc7 48. Ka5 Kb7 49. b6 1:0

Aaron Craig(1470) - Rohith Parvathareddy(1532)   Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Caro-Kann: two knights variation

1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Nf3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Ne5 Nf6 7. Bc4 Nbd7
8. Nxg6 hxg6 9. d4 e6 10. O-O Bd6 11. Re1 Qc7 12. Bg5 O-O-O 13. Qf3 Rh7 14.
c3 Rdh8 15. h3 Nb6 16. Bxe6+ fxe6 17. Rxe6 Re8 18. Rxe8+ Nxe8 19. Re1 Rh8
20. Ne4 1/2-1/2

Chase Knowles(1622) - Nishit Reddy(1685)   Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Sicilian: closed

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 e6 3. f4 Ne7 4. Nf3 d5 5. exd5 Nxd5 6. Bb5+ Bd7 7. Nxd5 Bxb5
8. Nc3 Bc6 9. d3 Nd7 10. Be3 Be7 11. d4 O-O 12. dxc5 Bxc5 13. Bxc5 Nxc5 14.
Qxd8 Raxd8 15. O-O Ne4 16. Nxe4 Bxe4 17. c3 Bxf3 18. Rxf3 Rd6 19. Raf1 f6
20. c4 b6 21. b3 Rfd8 22. g3 Kf7 23. R3f2 Ke7 24. g4 1/2-1/2

Rafi Chowdhury(1623) - Andres Hortillosa(1958)    Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Nimzo-Indian: three knights variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Nf3 b6 5. Bg5 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Bb7 7. d5 d6 8.
e3 e5 9. Qc2 Nbd7 10. e4 h6 11. Be3 Qe7 12. h3 a5 13. Be2 O-O 14. Nh4 Rfd8
15. Nf5 Qf8 16. g4 Nc5 17. Bf3 Nh7 18. h4 Bc8 19. Ke2 Ba6 20. Rag1 Bxc4+ 21.
Kd2 Bd3 22. Qd1 Bxe4 23. Bxc5 Bxf3 24. Qxf3 bxc5 25. g5 Rab8 26. gxh6 g6 27.
h5 g5 28. Kc2 Qe8 29. Rg4 f6 30. Ng7 Qf7 31. Ra4 Rb5 32. Qe4 Rdb8 33. c4
Rb2+ 34. Kc3 Rxf2 35. Rxa5 f5 36. Qe1 Rf3+ 37. Kc2 e4 38. Ra7 Qf6 0:1

Andres Hortillosa(1958) - Jonathan Beatty(1715)    Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
French: King's Indian attack

1. e4 e6 2. d3 c5 3. g3 Nc6 4. Bg2 d6 5. f4 g6 6. Nf3 Bg7 7. c3 Qb6 8. O-O
Nge7 9. h3 O-O 10. Kh2 Bd7 11. Nbd2 a6 12. Nc4 Qc7 13. Ne3 f5 14. Ng5 h6 15.
Nf3 e5 16. Nd5 Nxd5 17. exd5 Ne7 18. Qb3 Kh7 19. Bd2 Rae8 20. Rae1 b5 21. c4
bxc4 22. dxc4 e4 23. Ng1 Rb8 24. Qa3 Bxb2 25. Qa5 Qxa5 26. Bxa5 Rb7 27. Rb1
Rfb8 28. Ne2 Ba4 29. Rbe1 Bc2 30. Nc1 Bxc1 31. Rxc1 Bd3 32. Rf2 Nc8 33. Bf1
Bxf1 34. Rcxf1 Rb2 35. Bc3 Rxf2+ 36. Rxf2 Rb1 37. Rc2 Kg8 38. Kg2 Kf7 39. g4
Nb6 40. Ba5 Na4 41. gxf5 gxf5 42. Kg3 Rb2 43. Rc1 Rxa2 44. Kh4 Nb2 45. Bc7
Nd3 46. Rf1 Ke8 47. Rg1 e3 48. Rg3 e2 49. Ba5 Rxa5 50. Re3+ Kd7 51. Rxe2
Nxf4 52. Rf2 Nxh3 53. Kxh3 Ra3+ 54. Kh4 Rc3 55. Rf4 Rd3 56. Kh5 Rd4 57. Rxf5
Rxc4 58. Kxh6 Re4 59. Rf7+ Re7 60. Rf4 Kc7 61. Kg6 Re5 62. Rf7+ Kb6 63. Kf6
Rxd5 64. Ke6 Rd3 65. Rf4 a5 66. Kd7 Kb5 67. Rf8 a4 68. Rb8+ Kc4 69. Kc6 a3
70. Ra8 Kb3 71. Rb8+ Kc2 72. Ra8 Kb2 73. Rb8+ Rb3 0:1

Aaron Craig(1470) - Oran Quintrell(1197)   Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qa5 4. d4 Bf5 5. Nf3 c6 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Nd2 e6 8.
Nb3 Qc7 9. Be2 Bd6 10. Qd2 O-O 11. O-O-O Nbd7 12. h3 Bb4 13. f3 Nd5 14. g4
Nxe3 15. Qxe3 Bg6 16. h4 h6 17. h5 Bh7 18. Rdg1 f6 19. Qxe6+ Kh8 20. Qe3 Bd6
21. Kb1 Bf4 22. Qf2 a5 23. Nc1 b5 24. Nd3 b4 25. Nxf4 Qxf4 26. Na4 Rfe8 27.
Bc4 Re3 28. Rf1 Rae8 29. b3 Qxd4 30. Rd1 Qe5 31. Rxd7 Bg8 32. Nb2 Re1+ 33.
Rxe1 Qxe1+ 34. Qxe1 Rxe1+ 35. Rd1 Rxd1+ 36. Nxd1 Bxc4 37. bxc4 Kg8 38. Ne3
Kf7 39. f4 g6 40. f5 g5 41. c5 Ke7 42. Kb2 a4 43. c3 bxc3+ 44. Kxc3 Kd7 45.
a3 Kc7 46. Kb4 1:0

Tony Maneclang(1600) - Daniel McKee(1355)   Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Queen's pawn game, Darooha variation

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. g3 b6 4. Bg2 e6 5. O-O Bb7 6. Nbd2 Nbd7 7. c4 Bd6 8.
b3 O-O 9. Bb2 Rc8 10. cxd5 Bxd5 11. Re1 c5 12. e4 1:0

Jonathan Beatty(1715) - Chase Knowles(1622)   Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Caro-Kann: classical, 6.h4

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nf6 8.
h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 e6 11. Be3 Nbd7 12. O-O-O Qc7 13. Ne4 O-O-O 14.
g3 Nxe4 15. Qxe4 Nf6 16. Qd3 Nd5 17. c3 Nxe3 18. Qxe3 Bd6 19. Ne5 Bxe5 20.
Qxe5 Qxe5 21. dxe5 Rd5 22. f4 f6 23. Rxd5 cxd5 24. Rf1 Rf8 25. exf6 gxf6 26.
Kd2 1/2-1/2

Carlos Sims(1988) - Graham Horobetz(1941)    Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Queen's pawn: stonewall attack

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 d5 3. Bd3 e6 4. Nd2 c5 5. c3 b6 6. f4 Bb7 7. Ngf3 Nbd7 8.
O-O Be7 9. Ne5 a6 10. Rf3 Ne4 11. Rh3 Ndf6 12. g4 Nxd2 13. Bxd2 Ne4 14. g5
g6 15. Be1 b5 16. Kh1 c4 17. Bxe4 dxe4 18. a3 Bd6 19. Ng4 Be7 20. Bh4 h5 21.
Nf6+ Bxf6 22. gxf6 a5 23. Rg3 Qd7 24. Qe2 a4 25. Rg5 Bd5 26. Rag1 O-O-O 1/2-1/2

Nishit Reddy(1685) - Tony Maneclang(1600)   Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Exchange French

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Bd3 Nf6 5. Bg5 Nbd7 6. Nf3 c6 7. c3 Bd6 8.
O-O O-O 9. Qc2 Qc7 10. Nbd2 b6 11. c4 Ba6 12. c5 Bxd3 13. cxd6 Bxc2 14. dxc7
Rac8 15. Rfc1 Ba4 16. b3 Bb5 17. a4 Be2 18. Rxc6 h6 19. Bxf6 Nxf6 20. Re1
Bxf3 21. Nxf3 Ne4 22. Ne5 Kh7 23. Nd7 Rg8 24. Re2 Ng5 25. f3 Ne6 26. Rd2
Rxc7 27. Rxc7 Nxc7 28. Ne5 f6 29. Nc6 a5 30. Re2 Re8 31. Rxe8 Nxe8 32. Ne7
Nc7 33. Kf2 g6 34. Nc8 b5 35. Nd6 bxa4 36. bxa4 Kg7 37. Nb7 Kf7 38. Nxa5 Ke7
39. Nb3 h5 40. Nc5 h4 41. Ke3 g5 42. f4 Kd6 43. Kf3 Ne8 44. fxg5 fxg5 45.
Kg4 Nf6+ 46. Kxg5 Ne4+ 47. Nxe4+ dxe4 48. Kf4 Kd5 49. Ke3 1:0

Graham Horobetz(1941) - Aaron Smith(1848)   Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
Robatsch (modern) defense

1. e4 d6 2. d4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. h3 c6 5. a4 Nf6 6. Nf3 O-O 7. Be3 Nbd7 8.
Be2 e5 9. dxe5 Nxe5 10. Nxe5 dxe5 11. Qxd8 Rxd8 12. Bc4 Be6 13. Bxe6 fxe6
14. O-O b6 15. a5 b5 16. f3 a6 17. Bb6 Rd2 18. Rf2 Rxf2 19. Kxf2 Bf8 20. Rd1
h5 21. Ne2 Kf7 22. Nc1 Ke8 23. Nd3 Nd7 24. Bc7 Bg7 25. f4 Ra7 26. Bxe5 Bxe5
27. Nxe5 Nxe5 28. fxe5 Rd7 29. Rd6 Rxd6 30. exd6 e5 31. g4 hxg4 32. hxg4 g5
33. Ke3 Kd7 34. Kd3 Kxd6 35. b4 c5 36. c3 Kc6 37. Ke3 1/2-1/2

Alex Sytnytsky(1426) - Rafi Chowdhury(1623)   Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Queen's pawn game, Krause variation

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 c5 3. dxc5 Nc6 4. Nc3 e6 5. Bf4 Bxc5 6. Be5 Nxe5 7. Nxe5 d4
8. e3 a6 9. Nxf7 Qa5 10. Nxh8 dxc3 11. b3 Ba3 12. Qf3 Nf6 13. Bc4 Qh5 14.
Qxh5+ Nxh5 15. Rd1 b5 16. Bd3 Nf6 17. Be2 Bb7 18. Bf3 Bxf3 19. gxf3 Ke7 20.
Rg1 Kf8 21. e4 Kg8 22. e5 Nd5 23. Ng6 hxg6 24. Rxg6 Kf7 25. Rg4 Rh8 26. h4
Rh7 27. Rdd4 Ke7 28. Ke2 a5 29. Kd3 Bb2 30. Ke2 Nb4 31. Rxb4 axb4 32. Rxb4
Rh5 33. Rxb5 Rxh4 34. Rb7+ Kf8 35. Rb8+ Kf7 36. Rb7+ Kg6 37. Re7 Kf5 38.
Rxg7 Kxe5 39. Rg4 Rh1 40. a4 Rc1 41. Re4+ Kd5 42. Kd3 Rd1+ 43. Ke2 Rd2+ 44.
Ke3 Rxc2 45. a5 Rc1 46. b4 Rf1 47. Rd4+ Kc6 48. Ke2 Ra1 49. f4 Kb5 50. Rd1
Ra2  0:1

Aaron Smith(1848) - Edgar Davison(1851)  Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
King's Indian: East Indian defense

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. h3 Bg7 4. Bf4 d6 5. e3 O-O 6. Bd3 Nbd7 7. Nbd2 Re8 8.
c3 e5 9. dxe5 dxe5 10. Bg5 h6 1/2-1/2

Edgar Davison(1851) - Carlos Sims(1988)   Candidates 2009, January 04, 2009
King's Indian: London system

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 d6 4. h3 Bg7 5. e3 O-O 6. Be2 c6 7. O-O Qb6 8.
Qc1 Bf5 9. Nbd2 Nd5 10. Bg5 h6 11. Bh4 g5 12. Bg3 Nf6 13. Ne1 Nbd7 14. Bd3
Bxd3 15. Nxd3 Nh5 16. Bh2 f5 17. Qd1 Nhf6 18. h4 Rae8 19. hxg5 hxg5 20. c3
Ng4 21. Qb3+ Qxb3 22. axb3 Nxh2 23. Kxh2 a6 24. Nf3 Bf6 25. Ra5 e6 26. Rh1
Kg7 27. Kg1 Bd8 28. Ra1 Kg6 29. Nd2 Nf6 30. f3 Bc7 31. Nc4 Nh5 32. Kf2 g4
33. Nf4+ Nxf4 34. exf4 e5 35. dxe5 dxe5 36. fxe5 b5 37. Rxa6 Re6 38. Nd6 g3+
39. Kxg3 Rxe5 40. Rxc6 Rc5 41. Rxc7 Rxc7 42. Nxb5 f4+ 43. Kf2 Rd7 44. Nd4
Rc8 45. Re1 Ra8 46. Re2 Rh7 47. Ke1 Rh1+ 48. Kd2 Rg1 49. b4 Ra2 50. Kc2 Ra6
51. b5 Rd6 52. Kb3 Rf6 53. Kc4 Rh1 54. Kc5 Rf8 55. b6 Rc8+ 56. Kb4 Rh5 57.
Re6+ Kf7 58. Rc6 Rb8 59. Rc7+ Ke8 60. b7 Rh8 61. Rc8+ Kd7 62. Rxh8 Rxh8 63.
Kb5 Rb8 64. Ka6 Kc7 65. Ne6+ Kc6 66. Nd4+ Kc7 67. Ne6+ Kc6 68. b4 Re8 69.
Ka7 Re7 70. Nc5 Rc7 71. Ka8 Rxb7 72. Nxb7 Kd5 73. b5 Kc4 74. b6 Kd3 75. Nc5+
Ke2 76. Ne6 Kf2 77. Nxf4 Kg3 78. b7 Kxf4 79. b8=R Kg3 80. Rd8 Kxg2 81. c4
Kxf3 82. c5 Ke4 83. c6 Ke3 84. c7 Ke2 85. c8=Q Ke3 86. Qe6+ Kf4 87. Rf8+ Kg5
88. Qf5+ Kh6 89. Rh8+ Kg7 90. Rh7+ Kg8 91. Qf7#  1:0

Nishit Reddy(1685) - Daniel McKee(1355)  Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Scandinavian defense

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nxd5 4. Nxd5 Qxd5 5. Nf3 Bg4 6. Be2 c5 7. O-O
Nc6 8. b3 e5 9. d3 h6 10. Bb2 Bf5 11. Re1 Be7 12. Nd2 Bf6 13. Bf3 Qd6 14.
Nc4 Qc7 15. Bxc6+ Qxc6 16. Nxe5 Bxe5 17. Rxe5+ Be6 18. Qe2 O-O-O 19. Qe3 Kb8
20. Rxc5 1:0

Carlos Sims(1988) - Nishit Reddy(1685)  Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Sicilian: Alapin's variation (2.c3)

1. e4 c5 2. c3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. cxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Bd3 Be7 7. Nge2 Nbd7
8. f4 b6 9. e5 dxe5 10. fxe5 Nd5 11. Nxd5 exd5 12. O-O O-O 13. Nf4 Nb8 14.
Qf3 Bb7 15. Nh5 Bg5 16. Qh3 h6 17. Qg3 g6 18. Nf6+ Bxf6 19. Rxf6 Qe7 20.
Bxh6 Nd7 21. Bg5 Kg7 22. Rxg6+  1:0

Chase Knowles(1622) - Ed Hamelrath(1756)   Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Caro-Kann: Steinitz variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Nf3 Ngf6 6. Ng3 e6 7. c3 c5 8.
Bg5 cxd4 9. Nxd4 Be7 10. Bc4 Nb6 11. Qe2 Nxc4 12. Qxc4 O-O 13. O-O Bd7 14.
Rad1 Rc8 15. Qd3 Nd5 16. Bxe7 Nxe7 17. Ne4 Nc6 18. Qg3 Nxd4 19. Rxd4 f5 20.
Rfd1 f4 21. Qd3 Qb6 22. Rxd7 Qxb2 23. Qd4 Rf7 24. Rxf7 Kxf7 25. Qd7+ 1:0

Carlos Sims(1988) - Chase Knowles(1622)    Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Caro-Kann: classical variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Nf3 e6 7. h4 h6 8.
Ne5 Bh7 9. Bc4 Nd7 10. Qe2 Ngf6 11. Nxf7 Qe7 12. Nxh8 O-O-O 13. h5 Nb6 14.
Bb3 Rxd4 15. Bxe6+ Nbd7 16. Ng6 Bxg6 17. hxg6 Kd8 18. Nf5 Qxe6 19. Qxe6 Re4+
20. Qxe4 Nxe4 21. Rh4 Ndf6 22. Bxh6 gxh6 23. g7  1:0

Rafi Chowdhury(1623) - Edgar Davison(1851)   Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Center Counter

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. c4 e6 4. Nc3 exd5 5. d4 Be7 6. Nf3 O-O 7. Be2 c6 8.
h3 dxc4 9. Bxc4 Nbd7 10. a4 Nb6 11. Bb3 Nbd5 12. O-O Bf5 13. Nh4 Be6 14. Nf3
Qb6 15. Ba2 Rfd8 16. Re1 h6 17. Re2 Qc7 18. Ne5 Bd6 19. Bd2 Re8 20. Qe1 Rad8
21. Bxd5 Nxd5 22. Nxd5 Bxd5 23. Rc1 Re6 24. Nc4 Rde8 25. Rxe6 Rxe6 26. Qf1
Qe7 27. Nxd6 Qxd6 28. Re1 Rg6 29. Re8+ Kh7 30. f3 Be6 31. g4 Qxd4+ 32. Qf2
Qxa4 33. Bc3 Qd1+ 34. Kg2 Bd5 35. Re1 Qa4 36. h4 Rxg4+ 37. Kh3 Rg6 38. Re8
Qf4 39. h5 Qf5+ 40. Kh4 Qg5+ 41. Kh3 Qxh5+ 42. Qh4 Qxf3+ 0:1

Jonathan Beatty(1715) - Graham Horobetz(1941) Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Nimzo-Indian: classical variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 Qe7 5. Bd2 O-O 6. e3 Nc6 7. a3 Bxc3 8.
Bxc3 d6 9. Bd3 a5 10. Nf3 e5 11. dxe5 dxe5 12. Nd2 Nd4 13. Qd1 Nf5 14. Qf3
Nd6 15. Bc2 Re8 16. h3 b6 17. Qxa8 Bb7 18. Qxe8+ Qxe8 19. f3 Qe7 20. O-O-O
Ba6 21. f4 Nxc4 22. Nxc4 Bxc4 23. Bxe5 Kf8 24. Rd4 Qc5 25. Kb1 Nd5 26. Rhd1
f6 27. b3 Nc3+ 28. Kb2 Nxd1+ 29. Bxd1 fxe5 30. Rxc4 Qxe3 31. Bf3 Qd2+ 32.
Kb1 Qd3+ 33. Kb2 b5 34. Rxc7 e4 35. Bg4 e3 36. Rc2 a4 37. Rc3 Qd2+ 38. Rc2
Qd4+ 39. Ka2 h5 40. Bxh5 axb3+ 41. Kxb3 Qd5+ 42. Kc3 Qxh5 43. Kd3 Qd1+ 0:1

Graham Horobetz(1941) - Edgar Davison(1851)   Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Scandinavian: Marshall variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. c4 Nb6 5. Nc3 c6 6. Bf4 e6 7. Nf3 Bd6 8.
Bxd6 Qxd6 9. c5 Qe7 10. cxb6 axb6 11. Bd3 O-O 12. h4 Nd7 13. Bxh7+ Kxh7 14.
Ng5+ Kg8 15. Nce4 Nf6 16. Qd3 Nxe4 17. Qxe4 f5 18. Qf3 Qb4+ 19. Qc3 Qxc3+
20. bxc3 Ra3 21. Kd2 Bd7 22. Rhb1 b5 23. Rb3 Ra4 24. f4 Rfa8 25. a3 b6 26.
Nf3 c5 27. Ne5 Be8 28. dxc5 bxc5 1/2-1/2

Graham Horobetz(1941) - Rohith Parvathareddy(1523)   Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
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 Nf6 8.
h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 e6 11. Bd2 Bd6 12. Ne4 Nxe4 13. Qxe4 Nd7 14. Qg4
Qf6 15. O-O-O O-O-O 16. Kb1 Nb6 17. Ba5 Rd7 18. Nd2 Rg8 19. c4 Qf4 20. Rh4
Qxg4 21. Rxg4 Bc7 22. b3 Kb8 23. Ne4 Rdd8 24. Ng3 Nd7 25. Bxc7+ Kxc7 26. Kc2
Nf6 27. Rf4 Rd7 28. Ne4 Nxh5 29. Rh4 Nf6 30. Nxf6 gxf6 31. Rxh6 Rxg2 32.
Rxf6 Rg4 33. Kc3 Re4 34. Rd3 Rg4 35. Rd1 Rh4 36. Rd3 a6 37. a4 Kd8 38. Kb4
Rh5 39. Rdf3 Rh7 40. R6f4 Kc7 41. Kc3 b5 42. axb5 axb5 43. Kb4 bxc4 44. bxc4
Kd6 45. Kc3 Ra7 46. Kd2 Ke7 47. Kc3 Ra3+ 48. Kb4 Rxf3 49. Rxf3 Kd6 50. Ka5
c5 51. Kb6 Rh5 52. dxc5+ Rxc5 53. Rd3+ Rd5 54. cxd5 exd5 55. f4 f5 56. Rd4 1:0

Edgar Davison(1851) - Tony Maneclang(1600)  Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Queen's pawn

1. d4 e6 2. e3 d5 3. Bd3 Nf6 4. Nd2 c5 5. c3 cxd4 6. exd4 Be7 7. Ngf3 Nc6 8.
O-O O-O 9. Re1 a6 10. Ne5 Nxe5 11. dxe5 Nd7 12. Re3 f5 13. Qe2 Nc5 14. Rh3
Nxd3 15. Qxd3 Bd7 16. Qg3 Qe8 17. Nf3 Qg6 18. Qxg6 hxg6 19. Rg3 Be8 20. Ng5
Bf7 21. Bf4 Rfc8 22. Rd1 Rc4 23. Nh3 Bh4 24. Rgd3 Rac8 25. Bg5 Bxg5 26. Nxg5
Rg4 27. Nf3 Re4 28. Rd4 Rc4 29. Rxc4 Rxc4 30. Rd4 Kf8 31. Ng5 Ke7 32. Kf1
Be8 33. Rxc4 dxc4 34. Ke2 Bc6 35. g3 b6 36. Ke3 Bd5 37. Nh3 Bc6 38. Kd4 Bb5
39. f4 Kd7 40. a3 Ke7 41. Nf2 Kd7 42. Nd1 Ba4 43. Ne3 b5 44. Kc5 Kc7 45. Ng2
Bd1 46. Nh4 Bh5 47. a4 bxa4 48. Kxc4 Kc6 49. Kb4 g5 50. Ng2 Bf3 51. Ne1 gxf4
52. Nxf3 fxg3 1:0

Oran Quintrell(1197) - Daniel McKee(1355)  Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Réti: King's Indian attack

1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 c5 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. O-O e6 5. d3 Be7 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bxf6 Bxf6 8.
Nc3 Qb6 9. Rb1 Nc6 10. Na4 Qa5 11. b3 Bd7 12. Qe1 Qxe1 13. Rfxe1 b6 14. e4
O-O 15. e5 Be7 16. c3 Rac8 17. d4 cxd4 18. cxd4 Nb4 19. Bf1 Nxa2 20. Ra1 Nb4
21. Nb2 Nc2 0:1

Tony Maneclang(1600) - Oran Quintrell(1197)  Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Exchange Grünfeld

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 d5 3. cxd5 Nxd5 4. Nc3 g6 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. d4 O-O
8. Be2 c5 9. O-O cxd4 10. cxd4 Bg4 11. Be3 Nc6 12. e5 e6 13. h3 Bxf3 14.
Bxf3 Rc8 15. Rb1 b6 16. Qa4 Na5 17. Rfc1 Qe8 18. Qb4 f6 19. exf6 Bxf6 20. d5
Be7 21. d6 Rc4 22. Rxc4 Nxc4 23. dxe7 Rf7 24. Qxc4 Qxe7 25. Bh6 Rf5 26. Re1
Kf7 27. Bg4 1:0

Alex Sytnytsky(1426) - Aaron Smith(1848)   Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Pirc Defence: Miscellaneous Systems

1. e4 d6 2. c4 g6 3. Be2 Bg7 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Nc3 c6 6. d3 Nbd7 7. Bf4 Qb6 8.
Qb3 Nc5 9. Qxb6 axb6 10. e5 Nh5 11. g3 Nxf4 12. gxf4 Bg4 13. b4 Bxf3 14.
Bxf3 Nxd3+ 15. Kd2 Nxf4 16. exd6 O-O-O 17. c5 bxc5 18. bxc5 exd6 19. Rac1
dxc5+ 20. Kc2 Rd3 21. Bg4+ f5 22. Bxf5+ gxf5 23. Na4 Rhd8 24. Rhd1 Rxd1 25.
Rxd1 Rxd1 26. Kxd1 Bd4 27. f3 b5 0:1

Oran Quintrell(1197) - Alex Sytnytsky(1426)    Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Réti opening

1. Nf3 g6 2. g3 Bg7 3. Bg2 e5 4. d3 c6 5. Nbd2 d5 6. O-O f5 7. c3 b6 8. e4
Ba6 9. Qc2 dxe4 10. dxe4 Bxf1 11. Bxf1 f4 12. gxf4 exf4 13. e5 Bxe5 14. Nxe5
Qg5+ 15. Kh1 Qxe5 16. Nf3 Qd6 17. Qe4+ Ne7 18. Bxf4 Qd5 19. Qxd5 Nxd5 20.
Re1+ Ne7 21. Bh6 a5 22. Nd4 Ra7 23. Ne6 Nf5 24. Ng7+ Kd7 25. Bh3 Kc8 26.
Nxf5 gxf5 27. Bxf5+ Kb7 28. Be4 Nd7 29. Be3 Nc5 30. Bg2 Re8 31. Rd1 Ne4 32.
Kg1 Re7 33. Kf1 Ra8 34. Bxe4 Rxe4 35. Rd7+ Ka6 36. Rxh7 Rf8 37. h4 Rxe3 38.
Rh8 Rxh8 39. fxe3 Rxh4 40. Ke1 Rh2 41. e4 Rxb2 42. e5 Rh2 43. e6 Rh7 44. Ke2
Re7 45. Kd3 Rxe6 46. a3 Kb5 47. Kd2 Ka4 48. Kd3 Kxa3 49. Kd2 Kb3 50. Kd3 a4
51. Kd2 Re3 52. Kxe3 Kxc3 53. Ke4 a3 54. Ke5 a2 55. Kd6 a1=Q 0:1

Alex Sytnytsky(1426) - Chase Knowles(1622)   Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Caro-Kann defense

1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. d4 e6 5. Bd3 Bxd3 6. Qxd3 Qb6 7. O-O c5 8.
Qc3 Nc6 9. Be3 c4 10. a3 Nge7 11. Nbd2 Nf5 12. Rad1 a5 13. g4 Nxe3 14. fxe3
Qd8 15. Rf2 b5 16. e4 Be7 17. Rdf1 O-O 18. Kh1 Bg5 19. Nxg5 Qxg5 20. exd5
exd5 21. Rg1 b4 22. Qf3 Rad8 23. c3 bxc3 24. bxc3 Qg6 25. Qh3 Qe6 26. Rg3
Ne7 27. Qh5 Qg6 28. Qh4 Rde8 29. Rh3 h6 30. Nf3 Qb1+ 31. Kg2 Ng6 32. Qg3 Qe4
33. Kf1 Nf4 34. Rh4 g5 35. Rxh6 Re6 36. Rf6 Rxf6 37. exf6 Re8 38. Rd2 Qb1+
39. Ne1 Nd3 40. Rxd3 cxd3  0:1

Ed Hamelrath(1756) - Aaron Craig(1470)   Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Nimzo-Indian: 4.e3 O-O, 5.Bd3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 b6 6. Ne2 Bb7 7. O-O c5 8. a3
cxd4 9. exd4 Bd6 10. Bg5 Bxh2+ 11. Kh1 Bc7 12. Be4 d5 13. cxd5 exd5 14. Bd3
a6 15. Qc2 Qd6 16. Bf4 Qd7 17. Bf5 Qe7 18. Bxc7 Qxc7 19. Ne4 Qxc2 20. Nxf6+
gxf6 21. Bxc2 Nc6 22. Rad1 Rfe8 23. Nf4 Ne7 24. Nh5 Rec8 25. Rfe1 Ng6 26.
Bxg6 hxg6 27. Nxf6+ Kg7 28. Re7 Rh8+ 29. Kg1 Kxf6 30. Rxb7 Rhb8 31. Rxb8
Rxb8 32. Rc1 Ke7 33. Rc7+ Ke6 34. Rc6+ Kd7 35. Rf6 1/2-1/2

Tony Maneclang(1600) - Rafi Chowdhury(1623)    Candidates 2009, January 03, 2009
Queen's pawn game, Krause variation

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 c5 3. c3 Nc6 4. g3 Bg4 5. Bg2 c4 6. O-O Qd7 7. Nbd2 Bh3 8.
e4 Bxg2 9. Kxg2 dxe4 10. Nxe4 e6 11. Qe2 Na5 12. Bf4 Be7 13. Kg1 Nf6 14.
Nxf6+ Bxf6 15. Be5 Bxe5 16. Qxe5 Qd5 17. Qxg7 O-O-O 18. Ne5 Rdf8 19. Qf6 Nc6
20. Rfe1 h5 21. Nxc6 Qxc6 22. Re5 Kb8 23. h4 Qb6 24. Rb1 Qa6 25. a3 Qa4 26.
Qe7 Qc2 27. Qd6+ Ka8 28. Ree1 Rfg8 29. Qc7 Rg4 30. Qxc4 Rhg8 31. Kf1 Qf5 32.
Rbd1 Rxg3 33. Ke2  1/2-1/2