Games 2014 Part 5
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Pylant-Nilsson, Match, December 30, 2014, round 4
Sicilian: Najdorf, Opocensky variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e5 7. Nb3 Be7 8.
O-O O-O 9. Kh1 Be6 10. f4 exf4 11. Bxf4 Nc6 12. Qd2 Ne5 13. Bxe5 dxe5 14.
Qxd8 Rfxd8 15. Rad1 Bb4 16. Bf3 Bxc3 17. bxc3 b6 18. Rfe1 Kf8 19. Kg1 Ke7
20. Kf2 Rac8 21. Re3 Rc6 0-1


Nilsson-Pylant, Match, December 29, 2014, round 3
English Opening: Three Knights Variation

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Nc3 f5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. d4 e4 6. Nh4 d6 7. Bh3 g6 8. Bg5 Be7
9. O-O O-O 10. f3 exf3 11. exf3 Nh5 12. Bxe7 Qxe7 13. Qd2 Qg7 14. Rad1 Bd7 15.
f4 Nf6 16. Bg2 Rae8 17. Nd5 Nxd5 18. Bxd5+ Kh8 19. b4 Nd8 20. Ng2 Be6 21. Ne3
Bxd5 22. Nxd5 Re4 23. Nc3 Ree8 24. Rfe1 Nc6 25. Rxe8 Rxe8 26. d5 Nxb4 27. Rb1
a5 28. a3 Na6 29. Rxb7 Nc5 30. Ra7 Nb3 31. Qd3 Qe7 32. Nb5 Qe1+ 33. Qf1 Qd2 34.
Nxc7 Re1 35. Ra8+ Kg7 36. Ne6+ Kh6 0-1


Sytnytsky-Nilsson, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library!, December 27, 2014, round 3
Sicilian: 2...d6, Miscellaneous

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 e6 5. c3 Be7 6. h3 O-O 7. Be3 Nc6 8.
Nbd2 Bd7 9. a3 Rb8 10. b4 b5 11. Ba2 a5 12. bxa5 Qxa5 13. Qc1 Rfc8 14. Nb3
Qa7 15. Nbd2 Qa6 16. O-O Ne8 17. d4 cxd4 18. Nxd4 Nxd4 19. Bxd4 Bf6 20. Bxf6
Nxf6 21. Re1 Rc5 22. g4 Rbc8 23. Re3 Qc6 24. Nb3 Rxc3 25. Rxc3 Qxc3 26. Qd1
Nxe4 27. Rc1 Qxh3 28. Rxc8+ Bxc8 29. Bb1 Bb7 30. Bd3 Ng5 31. Bf1 Qh1# 0-1


Child-Kimble, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library!, December 27, 2014, round 3
English: Caro-Kann defensive system

1. c4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. cxd5 cxd5 4. g3 Nf6 5. Bg2 e6 6. Nf3 Be7 7. O-O O-O 8.
d4 b6 9. e4 dxe4 10. Ng5 Bb7 11. Ngxe4 Nxe4 12. Nxe4 Qd5 13. Nf6+ Bxf6 14.
Bxd5 Bxd5 15. Bf4 Nc6 16. Be3 Rfd8 17. a3 Nxd4 18. Bxd4 Bb7 19. Qc1 Rac8 20.
Qf4 Rxd4 21. Qe3 Rcd8 1-0


Sytnytsky-Child, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library!, December 27, 2014, round 2
Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. e5 d5 3. f4 Bf5 4. Nf3 Nd7 5. d4 e6 6. Bd3 Bg6 7. g4 Ne7 8. Nc3 
Qb6 9. h4 h5 10. Bxg6 fxg6 11. Ng5 c5 12. Nxe6 Qxe6 13. dxc5 Nxc5 14. Nb5 
O-O-O 15. Nxa7+ Kb8 16. Nb5 Nc6 17. Be3 Ne4 18. Nd4 Nxd4 19. Bxd4 Bc5 20. Bxc5 
Nxc5 21. Qd4 Ne4 22. O-O-O Rhf8 23. f5 gxf5 24. gxh5 Qh6+ 25. Kb1 Qxh5 26. e6 
Qe8 27. Qe5+ Ka8 28. e7 Rd7 29. exf8=Q Qxf8 30. Rxd5 Rxd5 31. Qxd5 Qf6 
32. Qa5+ Kb8 33. Rd1 Nd6 34. Qb6 Nc8 35. Qxf6 gxf6 36. h5 Ne7 1-0


Nilsson-Hayes, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library!, December 27, 2014, round 2
Ruy Lopez: Berlin Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Bc5 4. O-O Nf6 5. d3 a6 6. Bxc6 bxc6 7. Nxe5 h6 8.
Nc3 Bd4 9. Nf3 Bxc3 10. bxc3 O-O 11. c4 d6 12. h3 Re8 13. Bb2 Bb7 14. Rb1 Rb8
15. Bc3 c5 16. Rb3 Bc6 17. Qa1 Re6 18. Rfb1 Rxb3 19. axb3 Qa8 20. Nh4 Nh5 21.
Nf5 f6 22. Bd2 Bxe4 23. dxe4 Qxe4 24. Ng3 Nxg3 25. fxg3 Qxc2 26. Qb2 Qg6 27.
Bf4 Re2 28. Qxe2 Qxb1+ 29. Kh2 Qxb3 30. Qe6+ Kh7 31. Qf5+ Kg8 32. Qc8+ Kh7 33.
Qxa6 d5 34. cxd5 Qxd5 35. Bxc7 c4 36. Ba5 Qd4 37. Qc6 Kg6 38. Qc7 Qd3 39. Bb4
Kf5 40. Qxg7 Qe3 41. Qg4+ Ke5 42. Qxc4 h5 43. Bc3+ Kf5 44. Qc8+ Kg6 45. Qg8+
Kf5 46. Qd5+ Kg6 47. Qc6 Qe7 48. Qf3 Qe6 49. Qf4 Kg7 50. Qh4 Kg6 51. Bd4 Qf5
52. Bc3 1-0


Fowles-Nilsson, Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library!, December 27, 2014, round 1
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. c3 d6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Bd3 g6 5. O-O Bg7 6. Qb3 O-O 7. Re1 Nc6 8. Qc2
Qc7 9. Bb5 Bd7 10. d4 cxd4 11. cxd4 Rac8 12. d5 Nb4 13. Qxc7 Rxc7 14. Na3 Bxb5
15. Nxb5 Rc5 16. Nbd4 Rfc8 17. b3 Nd3 18. Ba3 Nxe1 19. Bxc5 Nxf3+ 20. Nxf3 Rxc5
21. Re1 Nd7 22. h3 Ne5 23. Nxe5 Bxe5 24. f3 b5 25. Rf1 g5 26. Rd1 b4 27. Kf1
Rc2 28. Rd3 Rxa2 29. Ke1 Rxg2 30. Kf1 Rb2 31. Ke1 Bc3+ 32. Kd1 Rxb3 33. Re3 Rb2
34. Re2 Rxe2 35. Kxe2 a5 36. Kd3 a4 37. Kc2 Kg7 0-1


Pylant-Nilsson, Match, December 26, 2014, game 2
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. Nf3 c6 5. Bc4 Bg4 6. O-O Nf6 7. h3 Bh5 8.
d3 e6 9. Bg5 Nbd7 10. Re1 Be7 11. Bh4 Qc7 12. Bg3 Bd6 13. Bxd6 Qxd6 14. Qe2 O-O
15. Ne4 Qc7 16. Ng3 Bxf3 17. Qxf3 b5 18. Bb3 Nc5 19. d4 Nxb3 20. Qxb3 Rfd8 21.
c3 a5 22. a3 Rab8 23. Rad1 Qb6 24. Ne4 Nxe4 25. Rxe4 b4 26. axb4 axb4 27. c4
Qb7 28. Re5 Rd7 29. c5 g6 30. g4 Qc7 31. Qe3 Qd8 32. Qe4 Rd5 33. Rxd5 Qxd5 34.
Qxd5 exd5 35. Ra1 b3 1/2-1/2


Krog-Pylant, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 23, 2014, round 3
Closed Ruy Lopez: Marshall 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. Nxe5 Nxe5 11. Rxe5 c6 12. d4 Bd6 13. Re1 Qh4 14. g3 Qh3 15.
Qf3 Bg4 16. Qg2 Qh5 17. Bxd5 cxd5 18. Nd2 Rae8 19. Rxe8 Rxe8 20. f3 Re1+ 21.
Kf2 Bh3 22. Qxh3 Qxh3 23. Kxe1 Qxh2 24. Nf1 Bxg3+ 25. Nxg3 Qxg3+ 26. Ke2 Qg2+
27. Ke3 Qg1+ 28. Kd3 h5 29. b3 Qf2 30. Be3 Qxf3 31. Rg1 h4 32. Kd2 h3 33. c4 h2
34. Re1 h1=Q 35. cxb5 Qxe1+ 0-1


Stanek-Child, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 19, 2014, round 3
Caro-Kann: Two Knights Variation

1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Neg5 h6 6. Nh3 e6 7. Bc4 Nf6 8.
d3 Bd6 9. Be3 Nbd7 10. Qd2 Bxh3 11. gxh3 Qc7 12. Ke2 O-O-O 13. Rhg1 Rhg8 14.
Qc3 Nd5 15. Qe1 Nxe3 16. fxe3 Ne5 17. Nxe5 Bxe5 18. Rg4 Bxh2 19. Qc3 Be5 20. d4
Bf6 21. Rf4 Kb8 22. Qb4 e5 23. Rf5 exd4 24. exd4 Rxd4 25. b3 Re8+ 26. Kf2 Rf4+
27. Kg3 Rxf5+ 28. Kg2 Bxa1 29. Bd3 Rg5+ 30. Kf3 Qg3# 0-1


Dolz-Sansom, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 19, 2014, round 3
Queen's Gambit Declined: Exchange Variation

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bf4 e6 5. c5 b6 6. b4 a5 7. a3 Bb7 8. e3 Be7 9.
Nf3 O-O 10. Be2 Nh5 11. Bg3 Nxg3 12. hxg3 Nd7 13. Qc2 axb4 14. Qxh7# 1-0


Sytnytsky-Nilsson, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 19, 2014, round 3
Sicilian Scheveningen

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Nc3 a6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. Bd3 e6 7. O-O b5 8. Be3
Bb7 9. Re1 Be7 10. f3 O-O 11. Qe2 Nbd7 12. b4 Rc8 13. Nd1 Ne5 14. Nf2 Nfd7 15.
f4 Nc4 16. Bc1 Bf6 17. Bxc4 Bxd4 0-1


Pylant-Horobetz, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 12, 2014, round 2
Closed Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 Nc6 5. d3 d6 6. f4 e6 7. Nf3 Nge7 8. O-O
O-O 9. h3 Rb8 10. a4 a6 11. g4 f5 12. exf5 exf5 13. g5 d5 14. Ne2 d4 15. Rb1 b5
16. axb5 axb5 17. b3 Nd5 18. Bd2 Bb7 19. Qc1 b4 20. Ra1 Re8 21. Re1 Qd6 22. Ra4
Re7 23. Ng3 Rbe8 24. Rxe7 Rxe7 25. Kf2 Ne3 26. Bxe3 dxe3+ 27. Kg1 Qxf4 28. Ne2
Qd6 29. Qe1 Ne5 30. Nxe5 Bxe5 31. Bxb7 Rxb7 32. Qh4 Qd5 33. Ra8+ Rb8 34. Ra7
Bg7 35. Qf4 Qe5 36. Rxg7+ Qxg7 37. Qxb8+ Kf7 38. Qc7+ Kg8 39. Qxg7+ Kxg7 40.
Kg2 Kf7 41. Kf3 Ke6 42. Kxe3 Ke5 43. Nf4 Kd6 44. h4 Ke5 45. Ne2 Kd5 46. Kf4 Kd6
47. d4 cxd4 48. Nxd4 Kd5 49. Nb5 Kc5 50. Nc7 Kd4 51. Na6 Kc3 52. Ke5 Kxc2 53.
Nxb4+ Kxb3 54. Nd5 Kc4 55. Nf6 1-0


Sytnytsky-Krog, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 12, 2014, round 2
Grünfeld: exchange, classical variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Bc4 c5
8. Ne2 cxd4 9. Bb5+ Bd7 10. Bxd7+ Nxd7 11. cxd4 O-O 12. O-O b5 13. Rb1 a6
14. Be3 Nb6 15. d5 Nc4 16. Bd4 Bxd4 17. Nxd4 Qd6 18. Nf3 Rfd8 19. Qb3 Na3
20. Rfd1 Nxb1 21. Qxb1 Rac8 22. e5 Qc5 23. e6 fxe6 24. Qe4 Qd6 25. Ng5 Qxd5 0-1


Kimble-Fowles, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 12, 2014, round 2
English Opening

1. c4 g6 2. Nc3 Bg7 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 e6 5. e4 Nc6 6. Nge2 O-O 7. O-O e5 8. d3
d6 9. f4 a6 10. fxe5 dxe5 11. Bg5 h6 12. Bxf6 Bxf6 13. Nd5 Bg7 14. Kh1 Bg4 15.
Bf3 Bh3 16. Bg2 Bg4 17. Bf3 Bh3 18. Bg2 1/2-1/2


Sansom-Stanek, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 12, 2014, round 2
QGD: semi-Slav

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c6 4. Nf3 Qa5 5. a3 b5 6. Bd2 Be7 7. Nxd5 Qd8 8.
Nxe7 Qxe7 9. e3 Nf6 10. cxb5 O-O 11. Bb4 c5 12. Bxc5 Qc7 13. Bxf8 Kxf8 14.
Bd3 Qd8 15. O-O Qc7 16. Rc1 Nc6 17. Rxc6 Qd8 18. Qc2 Bb7 19. Rc7 Rb8 20. Ne5
g6 21. Qc5+ Kg7 22. Rxf7+ Kh8 23. h3 Rc8 24. Rxb7 Rxc5 25. Nf7+ Kg8 26. Nxd8
Rc8 27. Nxe6 h6 28. Kh2 Ne8 29. Bxg6 Nd6 30. Rxa7 Nxb5 31. Ra5 Nd6 32. Ra6
Nb5 33. Rc1 Rxc1 34. Ra8+ Rc8 35. Rxc8# 1-0


Stanek-Sytnytsky, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 05, 2014, round 1
Sicilian defense

1. e4 c5 2. Qf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Ne5 4. Qc3 Nxc4 5. Qxc4 d6 6. Nf3 Be6 7. Qb5+ Qd7
8. Qd3 Nf6 9. Ng5 h6 10. Nf3 Qc6 11. c4 Qxe4+ 12. Qe2 Bxc4 13. d3 Bxd3 14.
Ng1 Bxe2 15. Nxe2 Nd5 16. f3 Qb4+ 17. Nd2 Ne3 18. a3 Qb6 19. Nb1 Nc2+ 20.
Kd1 Nxa1 21. Nd2 g6 22. Rf1 Bg7 23. f4 Bxb2 24. Rf3 Bxc1 25. Nxc1 c4 26. Ke2
d5 27. Re3 O-O 28. g4 Nc2 29. Rc3 Qg1 30. Nf1 Qxg4+ 31. Rf3 Nd4+ 32. Kf2
Qxf3+ 33. Ke1 Qxf4 34. a4 Qxc1+ 35. Kf2 Qc2+ 36. Ke3 Nf5+ 37. Kf4 Qf2+ 38.
Ke5 d4 39. Ng3 Qxh2 40. a5 Qxg3+ 41. Ke4 Qa3 42. a6 Qxa6 0-1


Krog-Sansom, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 05, 2014, round 1
KGA: bishop's gambit

1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Bc4 d6 4. Nf3 h6 5. h4 Bg4 6. d4 Nc6 7. Bxf4 Qf6 8.
Be3 g6 9. O-O O-O-O 10. Qe1 Rd7 11. Ne5 Nxe5 12. Rxf6 Nxc4 13. Rf4 h5 14.
Nd2 Nxe3 15. Qxe3 Bh6 16. g3 Re7 17. Raf1 d5 18. Qa3 Bxf4 19. Rxf4 a6 20. e5
Re6 21. Qf8+ 1-0


Hutchings-Pylant, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 05, 2014, round 1
French: Advance Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. Be3 cxd4 5. Bxd4 Nc6 6. Bb5 Bd7 7. Bxc6 bxc6 8.
a3 c5 9. Be3 Bc6 10. Nf3 d4 11. Bd2 a5 12. O-O Ne7 13. c3 d3 14. c4 Nf5 15. Nc3
Rb8 16. Rb1 Nd4 17. Nxd4 Qxd4 18. b3 Qxe5 19. Re1 Qf5 20. Re3 Be7 21. Nb5 Bxb5
22. cxb5 Rxb5 23. a4 Rb7 24. Bxa5 Rd7 25. Qf3 Qxf3 26. Rxf3 e5 27. Re3 Rd5 28.
Bc3 f6 29. Rd1 Kf7 30. Rexd3 Rxd3 31. Rxd3 Rb8 32. Be1 Ke6 33. f3 Bd6 34. Bf2
c4 35. Rd2 cxb3 36. Rb2 Ba3 37. Rb1 b2 38. Be3 Rc8 39. Kf2 Ra8 40. Bd2 Rxa4 41.
Bc3 Ra6 42. Ke2 Rb6 43. Kd2 Bb4 44. Rxb2 Bxc3+ 45. Kxc3 Rxb2 46. Kxb2 Kd5 47.
Kc3 f5 48. Kd2 Kd4 49. Ke2 g5 50. g3 h5 51. f4 gxf4 52. gxf4 e4 53. Kd2 e3+ 0-1


Nilsson-Dolz, Mitchell Memorial 2014, December 05, 2014, round 1
English Opening: Four Knights Variation with 4 g3

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 Nc6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Nf3 Bxc3 6. bxc3 O-O 7. O-O d6
8. Rb1 Rb8 9. Ne1 Bf5 10. Nc2 Qd7 11. Re1 Nd8 12. d3 h6 13. e4 Bg6 14. Ne3
c6 15. Ba3 Re8 16. Qa4 a6 17. Bb4 Ne6 18. Bh3 c5 19. Qxd7 Nxd7 20. Ba3 Nf6
21. Rb6 Ng5 22. Bg2 Red8 23. Reb1 Rd7 24. f4 exf4 25. gxf4 Ngh7 26. Bh3 Rdd8
27. Rxb7 Rxb7 28. Rxb7 Bh5 29. Kf2 g5 30. Nf5 gxf4 31. Nxh6+ Kg7 32. Nf5+
Kg8 33. Rb1 Kh8 34. Rg1 Nf8 35. Nh4 N8d7 36. Bxd7 Nxd7 37. Rg5 Bd1 38. d4
cxd4 39. cxd4 Nf6 40. Rf5 Nxe4+ 41. Ke1 Bc2 42. Rxf4 Rb8 43. Rxf7 Rb1+ 44.
Ke2 Rh1 45. Nf3 Bd1+ 46. Ke3 Bxf3 47. Rxf3 Ng5 48. Rf2 Re1+ 49. Kd2 Ra1 50.
Kd3 Rd1+ 51. Rd2 Rf1 52. Bxd6 Rf3+ 53. Kc2 Ne4 54. Be5+ Kg8 55. Rg2+ Kf8 56.
c5 Ra3 57. Kb2 Rf3 58. c6 Ke8 59. c7 1-0


Vera-Horobetz, Casual Chess Night, November 28, 2014
Bogo-Indian defense, Nimzovich variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 Qe7 5. e3 Nc6 6. a3 Bxd2+ 7. Nbxd2 d6
8. Bd3 e5 9. d5 Nb8 10. e4 a5 11. O-O a4 12. b4 axb3 13. Qxb3 Na6 14. Qb5+
Qd7 15. Nb3 c6 16. Qb6 c5 17. Nfd2 Nc7 18. Nc1 O-O 19. Ne2 Qe7 20. Ng3 g6
21. f4 Ra6 22. Qb2 Ng4 23. h3 exf4 24. Nf5 gxf5 25. hxg4 fxg4 26. Rxf4 Qe5
27. Qxe5 dxe5 28. Rf2 Bd7 29. Nb3 b6 30. a4 Rxa4 31. Raf1 Ne8 32. Kh2 f6 33.
Kg3 Kg7 34. Rb1 Ra3 35. Nc1 Nd6 36. Kh4 f5 37. Rxb6 Rf6 38. exf5 Rc3 39. Nb3
Rxd3 40. Nxc5 Rh6+ 41. Kxg4 Rd4+ 42. Kf3 Rf4+ 43. Ke2 Rxf2+ 44. Kxf2 Ne4+
45. Nxe4 Rxb6 46. g4 h5 47. c5 Rb4 48. c6 Bxc6 49. f6+ Kf8 50. dxc6 Rxe4 0-1


Krog-Nilsson, Casual Chess Night, November 28, 2014
Scandinavian: Pytel-Wade variation

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qd6 4. g3 e5 5. Bg2 c6 6. Nf3 Nf6 7. O-O Be7 8.
d3 Bg4 9. Qe1 Bxf3 10. Bxf3 O-O 11. Ne4 Qc7 12. Nxf6+ Bxf6 13. Be4 Nd7 14.
Bd2 Nc5 15. Bc3 Ne6 16. Rc1 Nd4 17. f4 Rad8 18. fxe5 Bxe5 19. Qf2 g6 20. Kh1
f5 21. Bg2 c5 22. Bxd4 cxd4 23. Qf3 Kg7 24. Rce1 Rfe8 25. Qxb7 Qxb7 26. Bxb7
Rb8 27. Bc6 Re7 28. Bd5 a5 29. Bb3 Rb4 30. a4 1/2-1/2


Dolz-Sytnytsky, Casual Chess Night, November 28, 2014
English: symmetrical variation

1. c4 c5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Bg2 b6 4. Nf3 Bb7 5. O-O Nd4 6. e3 Nxf3+ 7. Bxf3 Bxf3
8. Qxf3 Nf6 9. Nc3 g6 10. b3 Bg7 11. Bb2 O-O 12. d4 cxd4 13. exd4 Re8 14.
Rfe1 e6 15. Nb5 d5 16. cxd5 Nxd5 17. Rac1 a6 18. Na3 b5 19. Nc2 Rc8 20. Qd3
Qa5 21. a3 Rc7 22. Ne3 Rxc1 23. Rxc1 Nxe3 24. fxe3 Rd8 25. b4 Qb6 26. Qe4 f6
27. Qc6 Rb8 28. Qd7 Rd8 29. Qe7 Bf8 30. Qxf6 Bg7 31. Qe7 1/2-1/2


Davis-Horobetz, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 5
Sicilian: Hungarian variatio

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nf6 5. e5 Nc6 6. Qa4 Nd5 7. Qe4 Ndb4
8. a3 d5 9. Qe2 Qa5 10. c3 Na6 11. b4 Qc7 12. b5 Nc5 13. bxc6 Nb3 14. Qb5 1-0


Sansom-Tyler-Edgar, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 5
QGD: 4.Nf3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 Nbd7 5. Bf4 Be7 6. e3 O-O 7. cxd5 exd5
8. Bd3 Re8 9. O-O Nb6 10. Rc1 c6 11. h3 Bd6 12. Bxd6 Qxd6 13. Qc2 c5 14.
dxc5 Qxc5 15. Nd4 a6 16. Qd2 Nc4 17. Bxc4 Qxc4 18. Ncb5 Ne4 19. Qe1 Qa4 20.
Nc7 Rb8 21. Nxe8 Qxe8 22. f3 Nd6 23. Rc3 Qe7 24. Qg3 Nc4 25. Qxb8 Qxe3+ 26.
Rxe3 Nxe3 27. Qxc8# 1-0


Biggs-Satheesh, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 5
Queen's gambit declined

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Bd2 Nf6 4. Nf3 c5 5. e3 cxd4 6. exd4 Be7 7. cxd5 exd5
8. Bb5+ Bd7 9. Qb3 O-O 10. Nc3 Nc6 11. Nxd5 Be6 12. Nxe7+ Qxe7 13. Qe3 Nd5
14. Qe2 Bg4 15. Qxe7 Ndxe7 16. Be2 Bxf3 17. Bxf3 Nxd4 18. Be4 Nec6 19. O-O
Rfe8 20. Rfe1 Rad8 21. Bc3 a6 22. Bxd4 Nxd4 23. Bxb7 a5 24. h3 h6 25. Rxe8+
Rxe8 26. Ba6 Ne2+ 27. Bxe2 Rxe2 28. Rb1 Kf8 29. Kf1 Rd2 30. a3 Rd5 31. b4
Rb5 32. Ke2 Ke7 33. Kd3 Kd6 34. Kc4 Kc6 35. a4 Rb6 36. b5+ Kd6 37. Rd1+ Kc7
38. g4 Rd6 39. Rxd6 Kxd6 40. f4 g6 41. h4 f6 42. g5 fxg5 43. h5 gxh5 44. f5
Ke5 45. b6 g4 46. b7 g3 47. b8=Q+ Kxf5 48. Qxg3 Kf6 49. Kd5 Ke7 50. Qe5+ Kd7
51. Qe6+ Kd8 52. Kd6 h4 53. Qg8# 1-0


Wu-Nilsson, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 5
Sicilian: Scheveningen (Paulsen), classical variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
Be3 O-O 9. f4 Qc7 10. Bf3 Nc6 11. Nb3 b5 12. a3 Bb7 13. g4 Rfe8 14. g5 Nd7
15. Bg2 g6 16. Qg4 Bf8 17. Rf3 Bg7 18. Rh3 b4 19. axb4 Nxb4 20. Rc1 a5 21.
Nb5 Qb8 22. Bd4 a4 23. Bxg7 Kxg7 24. N3d4 Ba6 25. Qh4 Bxb5 26. Qh6+ Kg8 27.
f5 Nd5 28. fxg6 Nf8 29. g7 1-0

Fabijanic-Thomas, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
Sicilian: Smith-Morra gambit

1. e4 c5 2. d4 cxd4 3. c3 Nc6 4. cxd4 e6 5. Nc3 d5 6. Bb5 dxe4 7. Bxc6+ bxc6
8. Qa4 Bb7 9. Nxe4 Nf6 10. Nc3 Bd6 11. Nf3 O-O 12. O-O h6 13. Re1 c5 14. Ne5
Bxe5 15. dxe5 Nd5 16. Qg4 g5 17. Ne4 f5 18. Qh3 fxe4 19. Qxe6+ Kg7 20. h4
Qe7 21. Qg4 Qxe5 22. hxg5 hxg5 23. Rxe4 Nf6 24. Rxe5 Nxg4 25. Rxg5+ Kf7 26.
Rxg4 Rg8 27. Rf4+ Ke6 28. g3 Rh8 29. Rh4 Bf3 30. Be3 Rxh4 31. gxh4 Rg8+ 32.
Bg5 Kf5 33. Rc1 Rc8 34. Rc3 Kg4 35. Kf1 Re8 36. Re3 Rxe3 37. fxe3 Bd5 38. a3
Bf7 39. Ke2 Kf5 40. Kd3 Ke5 41. Kc3 c4 42. h5 Bxh5 43. Kxc4 Bf7+ 44. Kc5 Ke4
45. b4 Kd3 46. a4 Kc3 47. a5 a6 48. Bf6+ Kd3 49. Bd4 Bc4 50. Kd6 Ke4 51. Kc6
Bb5+ 52. Kc5 Bd3 53. Kd6 Bc4 1/2-1/2

Horobetz-Friedman, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
Ruy Lopez: Bird Defense

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nd4 4. Nxd4 exd4 5. O-O a6 6. Bc4 d6 7. a4 Be6 8.
Bxe6 fxe6 9. c3 Qh4 10. d3 dxc3 11. bxc3 O-O-O 12. Qb3 d5 13. Nd2 Rd6 14. a5 c5
15. Rb1 Qe7 16. Nf3 c4 17. dxc4 dxe4 18. Ba3 Qc7 19. Ng5 Nf6 20. Bxd6 Bxd6 21.
Nxe6 Qf7 22. c5 Be5 23. c6 Bxc3 24. Rfc1 Be5 25. cxb7+ Kb8 26. Rc8+ Rxc8 27.
bxc8=Q+ Kxc8 28. Qc4+ Bc7 29. Qxa6+ Kd7 30. Rb7 Ke7 31. Rxc7+ Nd7 32. Rxd7+ 1-0


Paxton-Smith, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
Sicilian: Taimanov variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 Qc7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. f4 Bb4 8.
Nb5 Qb8 9. a3 Be7 10. e5 Nxe5 11. fxe5 Qxe5 12. Qd4 Qxd4 13. Bxd4 O-O 14.
Nc7 Ng4 15. Nxa8 Bh4+ 16. g3 Nxh2 17. Bf2 Nxf1 18. Rxh4 Nxg3 19. Bxg3 f5 20.
Bf4 Rf6 21. O-O-O h6 22. Nc7 g5 23. Be5 Rg6 24. Rg1 Kh7 25. Rh5 b6 26. Ne4
g4 27. Nf6+ Rxf6 28. Bxf6 Kg6 29. Rh2 Kxf6 30. Rxh6+ Kg5 31. Rh7 a5 32. Kd2
d6 33. Nb5 d5 34. Nd6 Ba6 35. Ra7 1-0


Randle-Vargas, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
Philidor Defence

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 d6 4. d5 Nd4 5. Nxd4 exd4 6. Qxd4 Nf6 7. Bg5 Be7 8.
Nc3 O-O 9. Bd3 h6 10. Bh4 Bg4 11. f3 Bh5 12. O-O-O Qd7 13. b3 c6 14. Bxf6 Bxf6
15. Qe3 c5 16. Rhf1 a6 17. Ne2 Rac8 18. c3 c4 19. Bc2 b5 20. h4 Qb7 21. Nf4 Bg6
22. Nxg6 fxg6 23. a3 a5 24. f4 b4 25. e5 dxe5 26. fxe5 Qe7 27. Qe4 Bxe5 28.
Qxg6 Bf4+ 29. Kb1 Qf6 30. Qh7+ Kf7 31. h5 Rh8 32. Qg6+ Ke7 33. Qe4+ Qe5 1-0


Paxton-Nilsson, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
King's Indian

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. Nc3 O-O 5. Bf4 d6 6. e4 c5 7. dxc5 Qa5 8. e5
dxe5 9. Bxe5 Rd8 10. Qc2 Bf5 11. Qb3 Nc6 12. Qb5 Qxb5 13. Nxb5 Nxe5 14. Nxe5
Ne4 15. Nd3 Rdc8 16. Be2 Nxc5 17. Nxc5 Rxc5 18. Nc3 Be6 19. Na4 Re5 20. Rc1 Bh6
21. Rc3 Rd8 22. Kf1 Rd2 23. Bf3 Bd7 24. Ra3 b5 25. Nc3 b4 26. Rxa7 bxc3 27.
bxc3 Bf5 28. g4 Bd3+ 29. Kg2 Rxf2+ 30. Kxf2 Be3+ 31. Kg3 Bxa7 32. a4 Bxc4 33.
Rb1 Re3 34. Rb7 Rxf3+ 0-1


Kovalic-Gould, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
Slav

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 8. Bd3
a6 9. O-O Be7 10. Qc2 Bb7 11. e4 O-O 12. e5 Nd5 13. Bxh7+ Kh8 14. Bd3 Rc8 15.
Nxd5 cxd5 16. Qe2 Nb6 17. b3 g6 18. Bd2 Kg7 19. h3 Rh8 20. Nh2 Ba3 21. Rab1 Nd7
22. b4 Nb6 23. Rb3 Nc4 24. Bxc4 dxc4 25. Rxa3 Qxd4 26. Be3 Qd5 27. f3 Rc7 28.
Rd1 Qc6 29. Bg5 Rd7 30. Bf6+ Kg8 31. Rxd7 Qxd7 32. Bxh8 1-0


Satheesh-Sansom, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
Semi-Slav: 5 e3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Nf3 Be7 6. Bd3 O-O 7. cxd5 cxd5 8. O-O
Nbd7 9. Bd2 b6 10. Rc1 Bb7 11. a3 Bc6 12. Nb5 Nb8 13. Ne5 Bxb5 14. Bxb5 Nbd7
15. Nc6 Qe8 16. Nxe7+ Qxe7 17. Bb4 Nc5 18. dxc5 Qd8 19. cxb6 Qxb6 20. Bxf8 Rxf8
21. Qe2 Rd8 22. Rc6 1-0


Dolz-Knight, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
Caro-Kann: classical, Spassky variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nd7 8.
h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 Qc7 11. Ne2 e6 12. Bf4 Bd6 13. Bxd6 Qxd6 14.
O-O-O O-O-O 15. Qc3 Ngf6 16. Ng3 Ng4 17. Rd2 Nxf2 18. Rxf2 Qxg3 19. Rhf1 Nf6
20. Ne5 Qg5+ 21. Kb1 Qxh5 22. g4 Nxg4 23. Rxf7 Nxe5 24. Rxg7 Rhf8 25. Re7
Nf3 26. Qb3 Nd2+ 0-1


Puckett-Davis, Mid-South Open, November 23, 2014, round 4
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. b3 Nc6 3. Bb2 d6 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Bb5 Bd7 7. O-O Be7 8. Qe2
Qc7 9. Rad1 e5 10. Bc4 Bg4 11. Nd5 Nxd5 12. Bxd5 O-O 13. c3 Bf6 14. h3 Bxf3 15.
Qxf3 a6 16. Qg4 Ne7 17. c4 Nxd5 18. exd5 Rae8 19. f4 Qd8 20. fxe5 Bxe5 21. d4
cxd4 22. Bxd4 g6 23. Bxe5 Rxe5 24. Rde1 f5 25. Qg3 Rfe8 26. Rxe5 Qb6+ 27. Qf2
Qxf2+ 28. Kxf2 Rxe5 29. Re1 Rxe1 30. Kxe1 Kf7 31. Ke2 Kf6 32. h4 h6 33. Kf3 Ke5
34. Ke3 b5 35. Kd3 g5 36. hxg5 hxg5 37. Ke3 bxc4 38. bxc4 f4+ 39. Kf3 Kf5 40.
Ke2 Ke4 41. c5 Kxd5 42. cxd6 Kxd6 43. Kf3 Ke5 44. Kg4 Kf6 45. Kf3 Kf5 46. a4 a5
47. Kf2 g4 48. Ke2 Ke4 49. Kd2 f3 50. Ke1 Ke3 51. Kf1 g3 52. Kg1 f2+ 53. Kf1
Kd4 54. Ke2 Kc4 55. Kf1 Kb4 56. Ke2 Kxa4 57. Kf1 Kb3 58. Ke2 a4 59. Kd2 f1=Q
0-1


Thomas-Sansom, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 3
Scotch game

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Bc5 5. Nxc6 bxc6 6. Qh5 d6 7. Bc4 Qf6
8. O-O Ne7 9. Nc3 Qg6 10. Qxg6 Nxg6 11. Re1 O-O 12. a3 a5 13. Be3 Bxe3 14.
Rxe3 Ne5 15. Bb3 Re8 16. h3 Be6 17. Bxe6 fxe6 18. b3 d5 19. exd5 exd5 20.
Rae1 d4 21. Rxe5 Rxe5 22. Rxe5 dxc3 23. Rc5 a4 24. b4 1-0


Wu-Knight, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 3
Caro-Kann: advance variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 c5 6. Be3 Nc6 7. c3 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Nge7 9. O-O Bg6 10. Nc3 Nf5 11. Rc1 Nxe3 12. fxe3 Be7 13. Bd3 Bxd3 14.
Qxd3 O-O 15. Rf2 Rc8 16. e4 dxe4 17. Qxe4 Qb6 18. Rd1 Rfd8 19. Rfd2 Nb4 20.
Rf1 Rc4 21. Kh1 Nc6 22. Rfd1 h6 23. Qe2 Qb4 24. d5 exd5 25. Nxd5 Rxd5 26.
Rxd5 Re4 27. Qb5 Kh7 28. Qxb4 Rxb4 29. b3 Kg6 30. Nd4 Nxd4 31. R5xd4 Rxd4
32. Rxd4 b6 33. Rd7 Bc5 34. Rxa7 Bd4 35. a4 Bxe5 1-0


Davis-Kovalic, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 3
Caro-Kann: Two Knights Variation

1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Ne5 Bh7 8.
Qh5 g6 9. Qf3 Qd5 10. Qxd5 cxd5 11. Bb5+ Nc6 12. Nxc6 a6 13. Ba4 b5 14. Bb3 e6
15. a4 b4 16. a5 Bd6 17. Ba4 Kf8 18. c3 bxc3 19. bxc3 Nf6 20. Rb1 g5 21. Rb7 g4
22. O-O Bd3 23. Re1 Ne4 24. Nxe4 dxe4 25. Rd7 Bc5 26. g3 f6 27. Nd8 Be7 28. Ba3
1-0


Nilsson-Friedman, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 3
English Opening

1. c4 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Nf3 d6 4. Nc3 e5 5. d4 e4 6. Nh4 c6 7. Bh3 g6 8. Bg5 Bg7
9. O-O O-O 10. Qd2 Be6 11. d5 Bf7 12. f3 Qb6+ 13. Be3 Qa6 14. fxe4 fxe4 15. Bd4
Nbd7 16. Bxd7 Nxd7 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. Qd4+ Ne5 19. b3 cxd5 20. c5 Rfe8 21. cxd6
Qb6 22. Qxb6 axb6 23. Rfd1 Rad8 24. Nb5 Nc6 25. Rd2 Re5 26. Ng2 Be8 27. Ne3 Re6
28. Nxd5 Ne5 29. Ndc7 Rf6 30. Rad1 Bd7 31. Nc3 Bc6 32. Rd4 e3 33. b4 Rdf8 34.
b5 Bd7 35. Re4 Bh3 36. Rf4 0-1


Sansom-Fortner, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 2
King's Indian

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. O-O e5 8. d5
Ne7 9. Be3 Ne8 10. h3 f5 11. Bg5 f4 12. Qc2 h6 13. Bxe7 Qxe7 14. Rac1 g5 15.
Be2 Rf6 16. Qb3 b6 17. Nh2 Rg6 18. Bh5 Rf6 19. Na4 Bf8 20. c5 Ng7 21. Ng4 Bxg4
22. Bxg4 h5 23. Be2 h4 24. Bg4 Rh6 25. Qc4 Kh8 26. cxd6 cxd6 27. Qc7 Qxc7 28.
Rxc7 Rf6 29. Nc3 a6 30. Na4 Rb8 31. Rc6 f3 32. Bxf3 Rxf3 33. gxf3 Be7 34. Rxb6
Rf8 35. Kg2 Nh5 36. Rb3 Nf4+ 37. Kh2 Kh7 38. Rb7 Ng6 39. Rb3 Kh6 40. Nb6 Rd8
41. Rc1 Rf8 42. Nc8 Rf4 43. Nxe7 Nxe7 44. Kg2 g4 45. fxg4 Kg5 46. f3 Rf7 47.
Rb7 Kf6 48. Ra7 Ng6 49. Rxf7+ Kxf7 1-0


Petty-Kovalic, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 2
Colle System with ...e6

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 c5 4. c3 e6 5. Bd3 Nc6 6. Nbd2 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 8. dxc5
Bxc5 9. e4 Qc7 10. Re1 e5 11. exd5 Nxd5 12. Ne4 Be7 13. Qc2 h6 14. Bd2 Nb6 15.
Ng3 Bg4 16. Be4 Bxf3 17. Bxf3 Nd4 18. Qe4 Nxf3+ 19. Qxf3 Nc4 20. Bc1 Bg5 21.
Bxg5 hxg5 22. Qe2 f6 23. b3 Nd6 24. c4 Rad8 25. Rad1 a5 26. Ne4 Nf5 27. Nc3 Nd4
28. Qe4 Rfe8 29. Nd5 Qc5 30. Nxf6+ gxf6 31. Qg6+ Kf8 32. Qxf6+ Kg8 33. Qg6+
1/2-1/2


Friedman-Thomas, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 2
French Tarrasch

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. exd5 exd5 5. dxc5 Bxc5 6. Nb3 Be7 7. Bb5+ Bd7 8.
Qxd5 Qc7 9. Bxd7+ Nxd7 10. c3 Ngf6 11. Qd4 O-O 12. Bf4 Qc6 13. Nf3 Bc5 14. Nxc5
Rfe8+ 15. Be3 Nxc5 16. O-O b6 17. Rad1 Re4 18. Qd6 Qxd6 19. Rxd6 Ncd7 20. Rfd1
Rae8 21. R6d4 Rxd4 22. Rxd4 Ne5 23. Nxe5 Rxe5 24. Kf1 h6 25. Ra4 Rb5 26. b3 Nd5
27. Bd4 Ra5 28. Rxa5 bxa5 29. Ke2 Kf8 30. c4 Nb4 31. Bc5+ Ke8 32. Bxb4 axb4 33.
Ke3 Kd7 34. Kd4 Kd6 35. c5+ Kc6 36. f3 f6 37. Kc4 a5 38. g4 g6 39. f4 1-0


Horobetz-Kothapalle, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 2
Closed Ruy Lopez: Steinitz-type lines after 6 Re1 d6

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O d6 6. c3 Bd7 7. Re1 Be7 8. d4
O-O 9. Nbd2 b5 10. Bc2 Bg4 11. d5 Nb8 12. a4 Nbd7 13. Nf1 Nc5 14. b4 Nxa4 15.
Bxa4 bxa4 16. Rxa4 Qd7 17. Ra5 h6 18. Qd3 Rfb8 19. Bd2 Rb5 20. Rea1 Rxa5 21.
Rxa5 Qc8 22. h3 Bxf3 23. Qxf3 Nh7 24. c4 Ng5 25. Bxg5 Bxg5 26. Qa3 c5 27. b5
Bd8 28. Rxa6 Rxa6 29. Qxa6 Qc7 30. Qc6 Kf8 31. Ne3 g6 32. Nd1 Ke7 33. Qa6 Qb6
34. Nc3 Kd7 35. Na4 Qxa6 36. bxa6 Kc7 37. Nc3 Kb6 38. Nb5 Be7 39. a7 Kb7 40.
Kf1 f5 41. f3 f4 42. g3 g5 43. h4 gxh4 44. gxf4 exf4 45. Kg2 h5 46. Kh3 Ka8 47.
Nc7+ Kxa7 48. Ne6 Kb7 49. Nxf4 Kc7 50. Ng6 Kd7 51. Nxe7 Kxe7 52. Kxh4 Kf6 53.
f4 Kg6 54. e5 dxe5 55. fxe5 Kf5 56. e6 Kf6 57. Kxh5 1-0


Nilsson-Cole, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 2
English Opening: Four Knights Variation with 4 g3

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 e5 3. Bg2 Be7 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. d3 d6 6. Nf3 O-O 7. O-O Be6 8. Rb1
Rb8 9. b4 d5 10. b5 Nd4 11. Nxe5 dxc4 12. Nxc4 Bxc4 13. dxc4 Re8 14. e3 Nf5 15.
Qf3 Nd6 16. c5 Nc4 17. Rd1 Qc8 18. Qf4 Na5 19. Qa4 b6 20. c6 Qe6 21. Ne2 Qc4
22. Qxc4 Nxc4 23. Rd4 Ne5 24. Bb2 Bc5 25. Rdd1 Re6 26. Nf4 Re7 27. Nd3 Bd6 28.
Nxe5 Bxe5 29. Ba3 Ree8 30. Rd3 Ra8 31. Rbd1 a6 32. f4 Bd6 33. Bxd6 cxd6 34. a4
axb5 35. axb5 Ne4 36. Bxe4 Rxe4 37. Rxd6 h6 38. Rd8+ Rxd8 39. Rxd8+ Kh7 40. c7
Rc4 41. c8=Q Rxc8 42. Rxc8 f6 43. Rb8 1-0


She-Gough, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 2
1 d4 d5: Unusual lines

1. d4 d5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Bf4 c6 4. Nf3 Bf5 5. h3 Qb6 6. Rb1 e6 7. a3 c5 8. e3 Nc6
9. dxc5 Bxc5 10. b4 Nxb4 11. axb4 Bxb4 12. Bb5+ Qxb5 13. Rb3 Qa5 14. Be5 Rc8
15. Qd4 Rc4 16. Qd2 Ne4 17. Qc1 Nxc3 18. Bxc3 Bxc3+ 19. Ke2 Qa6 20. Kd1 Bb4 21.
c3 Qa4 22. Qb2 Bxc3 0-1


Fabijanic-Paxton, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 2
Sicilian

1. e4 c5 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6 5. Qd1 g6 6. Bc4 Bg7 7. Nge2 O-O 8.
O-O d6 9. h3 Bd7 10. Re1 Rc8 11. Be3 Ne5 12. Bb3 a6 13. Ng3 b5 14. a4 b4 15.
Nd5 Nxd5 16. Bxd5 Qc7 17. Bb3 Nc4 18. Qd3 a5 19. Bd4 Nxb2 20. Qc3 Nc4 21. Qd3
Bxd4 22. Qxd4 Qc5 23. Rad1 Nb6 24. Qxc5 Rxc5 25. Ra1 Rfc8 26. Re2 Be6 27. Rb1
Bc4 28. Ree1 Nd7 29. f3 Ne5 30. Nf1 Bxb3 31. cxb3 Nd3 32. Red1 Nf4 33. Ne3 Ne2+
0-1


Dolz-Vargas, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 2
Slav Defence

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. cxd5 cxd5 4. d4 Bf5 5. Bf4 Nc6 6. e3 e6 7. Bb5 Nf6 8. h3
Bb4+ 9. Nbd2 O-O 10. O-O Ne4 11. Nxe4 Bxe4 12. Qb3 Qb6 13. Bxc6 bxc6 14. Ng5
Ba5 15. Qxb6 Bxb6 16. Nxe4 dxe4 17. Rac1 Rac8 18. Rc4 f5 19. Rfc1 Rfe8 20. Rxc6
Rxc6 21. Rxc6 Kf7 22. Bd6 Rd8 23. Bc5 Bxc5 24. Rxc5 Kf6 25. Kf1 h5 26. Ke2 g5
27. f3 exf3+ 28. Kxf3 g4+ 29. hxg4 fxg4+ 30. Ke4 h4 31. Kf4 Rd5 32. Rxd5 exd5
33. Kxg4 a5 34. Kxh4 Kf5 35. Kh5 Ke4 36. g4 1-0


Paxton-She, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 1
1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 sidelines

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c4 Nf6 4. g3 Bf5 5. Bg2 dxc4 6. Qa4 Qd7 7. Qxc4 e6 8.
O-O Be7 9. Nc3 O-O 10. Re1 Rad8 11. e4 Bg6 12. Ne5 Nxe5 13. dxe5 Ne8 14. Be3 a6
15. Rad1 Qc8 16. Rxd8 Qxd8 17. Rd1 Qc8 18. a4 c6 19. a5 Nc7 20. Bb6 Rd8 21. Qe2
Rxd1+ 22. Qxd1 Nb5 23. Qd3 Nxc3 24. bxc3 h6 25. f4 c5 26. g4 f5 27. gxf5 exf5
28. exf5 Bf7 29. Bd5 c4 30. Bxf7+ Kxf7 31. Qd5+ Ke8 32. Qg8+ Kd7 33. Qe6+ 1-0


Kovalic-Dolz, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 1
Slav Defence

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 Bf5 5. c5 e6 6. e3 Be7 7. Be2 O-O 8. Nh4
Nbd7 9. Nxf5 exf5 10. O-O Re8 11. b4 Qc7 12. b5 Bf8 13. f3 g6 14. Bd2 Bg7 15.
a4 Nf8 16. a5 Ne6 17. a6 Qd7 18. axb7 Qxb7 19. bxc6 Qc7 20. Nb5 Qxc6 21. Nxa7
Qb7 22. Nb5 Bf8 23. Qc2 Nd7 24. Rab1 Qc6 25. Nc3 Nc7 26. Rb2 Rab8 27. Rfb1 Rxb2
28. Rxb2 Bh6 29. Kf2 Qe6 30. f4 Nf6 31. Rb7 Qc8 32. Qb3 Ne4+ 33. Nxe4 fxe4 34.
Ba5 Ne6 35. Qxd5 Qa8 36. Qd7 Rf8 37. Ra7 Qb8 38. Qb7 Qe8 39. Qxe4 Qb8 40. Qb7
Qe8 41. Bb5 1-0


Paxton-Sansom, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 1
Ruy Lopez: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 d6 4. Bb5 a6 5. Bxc6+ bxc6 6. dxe5 Bg4 7. exd6 Bxf3
8. Qxf3 cxd6 9. Nc3 Nf6 10. e5 dxe5 11. Qxc6+ Nd7 12. Bg5 f6 13. O-O-O fxg5 14.
Rxd7 Qxd7 15. Qxa8+ Qd8 16. Qxa6 1-0


Tyler-Edgar-Nilsson, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 1
Queen's Fianchetto Defence (1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 b6)

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. d4 g6 3. g3 b6 4. c4 Bb7 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. Nc3 d6 7. O-O O-O 8. Bf4
Nfd7 9. e4 e5 10. Be3 a5 11. a4 Na6 12. dxe5 dxe5 13. Bh3 Ndc5 14. Bxc5 Nxc5
15. Re1 Qxd1 16. Raxd1 f5 17. Bg2 fxe4 18. Ng5 Rad8 19. Ngxe4 Nd3 20. Re2 Ba6
21. b3 Bh6 22. g4 Nc1 23. Rb2 Rxd1+ 24. Nxd1 Nd3 25. Re2 Nf4 26. Re3 Nxg2 27.
Kxg2 Bxe3 28. Nxe3 Bb7 0-1


Wu-Donar, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 1
Sicilian: Kan Variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Bd3 Bc5 6. Nb3 Be7 7. O-O Qc7 8.
Be3 Nc6 9. c3 Nf6 10. f4 d6 11. N1d2 e5 12. f5 b6 13. Qf3 Qd8 14. Nc4 Rb8 15.
Bc2 a5 16. Bf2 a4 17. Nbd2 b5 18. Ne3 Ba6 19. Rfd1 h5 20. Ndf1 h4 21. Rd2 Nh5
22. Nd5 Nf4 23. Nxf4 exf4 24. Qxf4 Bg5 25. Qxd6 Qxd6 26. Rxd6 Bb7 27. Rad1 O-O
28. Be3 Bf6 29. Bf4 Be7 30. Rd7 Bc8 31. Rxe7 Rb6 32. Rc7 Na5 33. Ne3 Nc4 34.
Nxc4 bxc4 35. Bxa4 Rxb2 36. Rxc4 Ba6 37. Rcd4 Be2 38. R1d2 Rb1+ 39. Kf2 Rf1+
40. Kxe2 Rxf4 41. c4 Rb8 42. Rd8+ Rxd8 43. Rxd8+ Kh7 44. Bc2 g5 45. c5 g4 46.
c6 g3 47. hxg3 hxg3 48. c7 Rf2+ 49. Kd3 Rxg2 50. c8=Q Rh2 51. Rh8+ Kg7 52. Qf8+
Kf6 53. Rh6+ Rxh6 54. Qxh6+ Ke7 55. f6+ Ke6 56. Bb3+ Kd7 57. Qh3+ Ke8 58. Qc8#
1-0


Biggs-Horobetz, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 1
Queen's Indian

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bf4 b6 4. e3 Bb7 5. c4 Bb4+ 6. Nbd2 Nh5 7. Bg5 Nf6 8.
Be2 h6 9. Bh4 g5 10. Bg3 Bxd2+ 11. Qxd2 Ne4 12. Qd3 h5 13. Be5 f6 14. d5 exd5
15. cxd5 d6 16. Qxe4 dxe5 17. Qg6+ Kf8 18. Rd1 Qe7 19. Qf5 Kg7 20. h4 g4 21.
Nh2 Bc8 22. Qd3 Qb4+ 23. Rd2 Nd7 24. O-O Nc5 25. Qc2 Bf5 26. Qc1 Rac8 27. a3
Qe4 28. Qc3 Qa4 29. b4 Ne4 30. Qc2 Qxc2 31. Rxc2 Ng3 32. fxg3 Bxc2 33. Rc1 Be4
34. Bc4 c6 35. d6 Rcd8 36. Rd1 Bd5 37. Bxd5 cxd5 38. Rxd5 Kf7 39. Nf1 Ke6 40.
e4 f5 41. Ne3 fxe4 42. Kh2 Rxd6 43. Rxd6+ Kxd6 44. Nf5+ Ke6 0-1


Sytnytsky-Friedman, Mid-South Open, November 22, 2014, round 1
Dutch Defence

1. d4 f5 2. Nc3 d5 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 e6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. O-O c5 7. Ne5 Bd6 8. Nxd7
Bxd7 9. Bf4 Bxf4 10. gxf4 Qb6 11. dxc5 Qxc5 12. e3 Rc8 13. Qd4 Qxd4 14. exd4
Nh5 15. Rfe1 Kf7 16. Nxd5 exd5 17. Bxd5+ Kf6 18. Bxb7 Rxc2 19. Rec1 Rxc1+ 20.
Rxc1 Nxf4 21. Rc7 Re8 22. Kf1 Bb5+ 0-1


Nilsson-Sytnytsky, Game in 80, November 14, 2014, round 1
Sicilian: Taimanov

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 e6 5. Nc3 a6 6. g3 g6 7. Bg2 Bc5 8. Nb3
Be7 9. Be3 Bf6 10. O-O Nge7 11. f4 Bxc3 12. bxc3 b6 13. Qe2 Bb7 14. Qf2 Nc8 15.
Rab1 Rb8 16. Nd2 Ba8 17. f5 Qf6 18. g4 gxf5 19. g5 Qxc3 20. exf5 O-O 21. Ne4
Qa5 22. Nf6+ Kh8 23. Qh4 1-0


Fowles-Lin, Game in 80, November 14, 2014, round 1
Sicilian: Alapin's variation (2.c3)

1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nc6 3. Nf3 g6 4. d4 cxd4 5. cxd4 Bg7 6. Bc4 a6 7. a3 b5 8.
Ba2 e6 9. Nc3 Nge7 10. Rb1 O-O 11. Bg5 Re8 12. O-O Qa5 13. Re1 Bb7 14. e5 b4
15. Qa4 bxa3 16. Qxa5 Nxa5 17. bxa3 Bxf3 18. gxf3 Rac8 19. Ne4 Nf5 20. Rb4
Nc6 21. Rb7 Ncxd4 22. Kg2 Bxe5 23. Rxd7 Bg7 24. Nd6 Nxd6 25. Rxd6 Nc2 26.
Rexe6 Rxe6 27. Bxe6 fxe6 28. Rxa6 e5 29. a4 Ne1+ 30. Kg3 Rc3 31. Ra8+ Bf8
32. Bh6 Rxf3+ 33. Kg4 e4 34. Rxf8+ Rxf8 35. Bxf8 Kxf8 36. a5 Nd3 37. a6 Ne5+
38. Kf4 Nc6 39. Kxe4 Ke7 40. f4 h5 41. h4 Kf6 42. Kf3 Kf5 0-1


Paxton-Nilsson, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 3
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. e5 c5 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bf5 6. c3 e6 7. Nf3 Nge7 8.
Nbd2 a6 9. Bxc6+ Nxc6 10. Qe3 Qc7 11. O-O Rd8 12. Re1 Be7 13. b3 O-O 14. Bb2 b6
15. Nd4 Nxd4 16. cxd4 Qc2 17. Bc3 Ba3 18. Nb1 Rc8 19. Nxa3 Qxc3 20. h3 Qb2 21.
b4 Rc3 0-1


Byles-Kimble, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 3
Queen's Gambit Declined

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. Bd3 dxc4 6. Bxc4 Nbd7 7. Nge2 Nb6 8.
Bb3 c5 9. dxc5 Qxd1+ 10. Bxd1 Bxc5 11. O-O O-O 12. Bb3 Rd8 13. Na4 Nxa4 14.
Bxa4 Bd7 15. Bxd7 Rxd7 16. b3 Rad8 17. a4 Rd1 18. g3 Rxf1+ 19. Kxf1 Rd1+ 20.
Kg2 Bb4 21. Bb2 Rd2 22. Bxf6 gxf6 23. Kf3 Rd3 24. Nd4 Bc3 25. Ke4 Rd2 26. Rc1
Ba5 27. Rc2 Rd1 28. f4 f5+ 29. Kf3 Rd2 30. Rxd2 Bxd2 31. h3 a6 32. g4 fxg4+ 33.
hxg4 f5 34. gxf5 exf5 35. Nxf5 h5 36. e4 Kf7 37. Ng3 h4 38. Ne2 h3 39. Kg3 h2
40. Kxh2 Kf6 41. Kg3 Bb4 42. Kg4 Be7 43. Nd4 1-0


O'Bar-Randle, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 3
KP: Patzer opening

1. e4 e5 2. Qh5 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nh6 4. d3 g6 5. Qf3 Nd4 6. Qg3 Qf6 7. Nc3 Nxc2+ 8.
Kd1 Nxa1 9. Bg5 Qd6 10. Nb5 Qc5 11. b4 Qxb5 12. Bxb5 Bd6 13. Bxh6 c6 14. Bc4
Rg8 15. Qf3 f5 16. Bxg8 Kd8 17. exf5 gxf5 18. Qxf5 Kc7 19. Bg7 b6 20. Bxh7 Bxb4
21. Bxe5+ Kb7 22. Bxa1 Bd6 23. Nf3 Bb4 24. g4 d5 25. Qf7+ Ka6 26. Bf5 Bxf5 27.
Qxf5 Rf8 28. Qxf8 Bxf8 29. g5 c5 30. h4 d4 31. Nxd4 Bg7 32. Nb3 Bxa1 33. Nxa1
b5 34. Kc2 c4 35. dxc4 bxc4 36. Rb1 Ka5 37. g6 c3 38. g7 Ka4 39. g8=Q Ka5 40.
Qb3 Ka6 41. Qa4# 1-0


Biggs-Sytnytsky, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 2
Queen's Gambit: Symmetrical and Baltic Defences

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 d5 3. Bf4 Nc6 4. Nc3 Nh5 5. cxd5 Nxf4 6. dxc6 bxc6 7. e3 Ne6 8.
d5 cxd5 9. Nxd5 c6 10. Nb4 Bb7 11. Qa4 Nc5 12. Qc2 e6 13. Rd1 Qb6 14. a3 Be7
15. Nd3 Nxd3+ 16. Bxd3 Qa5+ 17. Rd2 O-O-O 18. Ne2 Rd6 19. O-O Rhd8 20. Rfd1 Ba6
21. Bxa6+ Qxa6 22. Nd4 Qb6 23. a4 c5 24. Nb5 Rxd2 25. Rxd2 Rxd2 26. Qxd2 a6 27.
Nc3 Bf6 28. h3 c4 29. Qc2 g6 30. Ne4 Bxb2 31. Qxc4+ Kb8 32. Nc5 Ka7 33. Nd7 Qa5
34. Qf4 Qd8 35. Qxf7 Qc7 36. Qxe6 Qc1+ 37. Kh2 Qc8 38. Qb6+ Ka8 39. Nc5 Be5+
40. g3 Bc7 41. Qxa6+ Qxa6 42. Nxa6 Kb7 43. Nxc7 Kxc7 44. a5 Kb7 45. g4 Ka6 46.
Kg3 Kxa5 47. Kf4 h6 48. h4 Kb6 49. h5 g5+ 50. Kf5 Kc5 51. f4 gxf4 52. exf4 Kd4
53. Kf6 Kd5 54. f5 Ke4 55. Kg6 Kf4 56. f6 Kxg4 57. f7 1-0




Paxton-Paxton, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 2
King's Indian

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Qc2 d5 5. e3 O-O 6. Bd3 c5 7. O-O Nc6 8. Nc3
Nb4 9. Qe2 Nxd3 10. Qxd3 Bf5 11. Qe2 dxc4 12. Qxc4 b6 13. Rd1 Qc8 14. dxc5 Be6
15. Qe2 Qxc5 16. e4 Bc4 17. Qe3 Qc7 18. Nd5 Nxd5 19. exd5 Rfd8 20. Qe4 Bxd5 21.
Rxd5 Rxd5 22. Qxd5 Rd8 23. Qe4 Rd1+ 24. Ne1 Rxc1 25. Rxc1 Qxc1 26. h3 Bxb2 27.
Kh2 Qc7+ 28. g3 Qe5 29. Qa8+ Kg7 30. Nd3 Qe2 31. Nxb2 Qxb2 32. Kg2 Qxa2 33. Qe4
Qe6 34. Qd4+ f6 0-1


O'Bar-Byles, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 2
French: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. c4 c6 5. Nc3 Nf6 6. Bg5 Be7 7. Bd3 O-O 8.
Nge2 Na6 9. Rc1 Nb4 10. Bb1 dxc4 11. O-O Nbd5 12. Qc2 g6 13. Ng3 h5 14. Rfe1
Nh7 15. Bxe7 Nxe7 16. Qe2 Be6 17. Nxh5 gxh5 18. Bxh7+ Kxh7 19. Qxh5+ Kg7 20.
Qe5+ Kg8 21. Ne4 Ng6 22. Nf6+ Kg7 23. Ne8+ Kh6 24. Qg7+ Kg5 25. h4+ Kf5 26. Rc3
Rxe8 27. Rf3+ Nf4 28. g4# 1-0



Nilsson-Fabijanic, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 2
English opening

1. c4 e6 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 d5 4. Nf3 c5 5. O-O Be7 6. b3 b6 7. Bb2 Bb7 8. e3
Nbd7 9. Nc3 O-O 10. Qe2 h6 11. Rfd1 Ba6 12. d3 Re8 13. Rac1 Qc7 14. Nb5 Bxb5
15. cxb5 Rac8 16. b4 Qb8 17. bxc5 Nxc5 18. Ne5 Rc7 19. Nc6 Qc8 20. Be5 Rxc6
21. bxc6 Qa8 22. g4 Rc8 23. d4 Nce4 24. f3 Nd6 25. Bxd6 Bxd6 26. f4 Rxc6 27.
h4 1-0


Paxton-Biggs, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 1
French: Tarrasch, open variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. exd5 cxd4 5. Bb5+ Nd7 6. dxe6 Qe7 7. Ne2 Qxe6
8. O-O a6 9. Nxd4 Qd5 10. Re1+ Be7 11. Bxd7+ Bxd7 12. N2b3 Nf6 13. Qe2 Be6
14. Nxe6 fxe6 15. Bf4 O-O 16. Rad1 Qf5 17. Qxe6+ Qxe6 18. Rxe6 Bb4 19. c3
Nh5 20. Bg3 Rad8 21. Rde1 Nxg3 22. hxg3 Bd6 23. Na5 Rd7 24. Nc4 Bc5 25. R6e2
b5 26. Ne5 Rdd8 27. Nf3 b4 28. c4 a5 29. Re5 Rc8 30. b3 a4 31. bxa4 b3 32.
axb3 Bb4 33. Rd1 Rcd8 34. Red5 Rxd5 35. Rxd5 h6 36. Ne5 Be1 37. Nd3 Bc3 38.
a5 Rb8 39. a6 Rxb3 40. a7 Rb1+ 41. Kh2 Ra1 42. Rd8+ Kh7 43. a8=Q Rxa8 44.
Rxa8 1-0


Sytnytsky-Nilsson, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 1
Réti Opening: New York and Capablanca Systems

1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Bg2 e5 4. d3 f5 5. Bg5 Nf6 6. d4 e4 7. Ne5 Bd6 8. Nxc6
bxc6 9. c3 O-O 10. e3 Ba6 11. b4 Qe8 12. Bxf6 Rxf6 13. Nd2 Qg6 14. Bf1 Bxf1 15.
Nxf1 Qe8 16. Qe2 a5 17. Rb1 Qb8 18. a3 axb4 19. axb4 Ra3 20. Qb2 Qa8 21. Nd2
Ra2 22. Qc1 Rf8 23. O-O g5 24. Ra1 f4 25. Qb1 Rxa1 26. Qxa1 Qe8 27. gxf4 gxf4
28. Kh1 Qh5 29. Rg1+ Kh8 30. Qd1 f3 31. Nf1 Qe8 32. Rg4 Qe6 33. Rg1 h5 34. Rg5
Qh6 35. Rg1 h4 36. b5 Rg8 37. Nd2 Rxg1+ 38. Qxg1 cxb5 39. Qg4 Kh7 40. Qf5+ Qg6
41. Qxg6+ Kxg6 42. h3 Ba3 43. Nb3 Bb2 44. Nc5 Bxc3 45. Ne6 c6 46. Nd8 b4 47.
Nxc6 b3 48. Ne5+ Kg7 0-1


Fabijanic-O'Bar, Free at the Library!, November 01, 2014, round 1
Owen defense

1. e4 b6 2. Nc3 e6 3. Bc4 Bb7 4. d3 d5 5. exd5 exd5 6. Qf3 c6 7. Bb3 Nf6 8.
Bg5 Be7 9. Nge2 O-O 10. O-O h6 11. Bh4 Nbd7 12. d4 Re8 13. Rfe1 Nf8 14. Nf4
g5 15. Qg3 N6h7 16. Nce2 Kh8 17. Nh5 Ng6 18. Bxg5 hxg5 19. c3 Ba6 20. Bc2
Bd6 21. Qf3 Bxe2 22. Rxe2 Rxe2 23. Qxf7 Qg8 24. Qd7 Qe8 25. Qg7# 1-0