Games 2017 Part 1
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King-Kong City Championship March 19, 2017, round 5
Queen's Gambit Declined: Systems without Nc3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. b3 Nbd7 6. Bb2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8. O-O
b6 9. Nbd2 Bb7 10. Ne5 c5 11. f4 Ne4 12. cxd5 exd5 13. dxc5 Bxc5 14. Qe2 Ndf6
15. Ndf3 Rc8 16. a3 Qe7 17. Nd4 Bxd4 18. Bxd4 Nc3 19. Qb2 Nce4 20. Rfc1 Rxc1+
21. Rxc1 Rc8 22. Rxc8+ Bxc8 23. Nc6 Qc7 24. Qc2 h6 25. Nxa7 Qxc2 26. Bxc2 Bb7
27. Bxb6 Kf8 28. Bd4 Ke7 29. Nb5 g6 30. Nc3 Kd6 31. h3 h5 32. Bxf6 Nxf6 33.
Nb5+ Kc5 34. Nd4 Ne4 35. Bxe4 dxe4 36. g4 hxg4 37. hxg4 f6 38. g5 fxg5 39. fxg5
Bd5 40. Kf2 Bf7 41. Kg3 Kd6 42. Kf4 Kd5 43. Ne2 Kd6 44. b4 Bc4 45. Nc3 Kc6 46.
Kxe4 Bb3 47. Ke5 Kd7 48. Kf6 Bc2 49. e4 Ke8 50. Kxg6 Kf8 51. Kf6 Bb3 52. e5 Bf7
53. e6 Be8 54. g6 Kg8 55. Nd5 Kh8 56. g7+ Kh7 57. Ne7 Kh6 58. g8=Q Kh5 59. Qg5#
1-0

Horobetz-Beatty City Championship March 19, 2017, round 4
Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. c4 Nb6 5. Nc3 e5 6. dxe5 Qxd1+ 7. Nxd1 Nc6
8. f4 Be6 9. Ne3 O-O-O 10. Nf3 Bc5 11. b3 Nb4 12. Be2 f6 13. Bd2 g5 14. fxg5
fxe5 15. O-O-O Nd3+ 16. Bxd3 Rxd3 17. Nc2 e4 18. Ne5 Rdd8 19. Rde1 Bd6 20. Rxe4
Bf5 21. Ree1 Rhf8 22. Rhf1 Bxc2 23. Rxf8 Rxf8 24. Kxc2 Rf2 25. Nd3 Rxg2 26. c5
1-0

She-King City Championship March 19, 2017, round 4
Semi-Slav: Meran System

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 8. Bd3
Bd6 9. O-O O-O 10. a3 Bb7 11. b4 a5 12. Rb1 axb4 13. axb4 Qe7 14. Qb3 Nd5 15.
Nxd5 exd5 16. Bd2 Ra4 17. Ra1 Rfa8 18. Rxa4 Rxa4 19. Bc2 g6 20. Qb1 Ra8 21. e4
dxe4 22. Bxe4 Nf6 23. Re1 Nxe4 24. Rxe4 Ra1 25. Qxa1 Qxe4 26. Qe1 Qxe1+ 27.
Bxe1 f6 28. Kf1 Bc8 29. h3 Kf7 30. Bc3 Ke6 31. Ke2 Kd5 32. Nd2 Bf5 33. Ke3 g5
34. f3 Bf4+ 35. Ke2 Bc2 36. Kf2 Bd6 37. Ke3 f5 38. Nf1 f4+ 39. Kd2 Bf5 40. g4
fxg3 41. Ne3+ Ke6 42. Nxf5 Kxf5 43. Ke2 Ke6 44. Bd2 Bf4 45. Be1 g2 0-1

Kong-Puckett City Championship March 19, 2017, round 4
Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. f4 e6 5. Nf3 c5 6. c3 Ne7 7. Be3 Nec6 8. dxc5
Nd7 9. b4 Be7 10. Nbd2 f6 11. Bd4 O-O 12. g3 Be4 13. Bh3 fxe5 14. Bxe6+ Kh8 15.
Nxe4 exd4 16. Bxd5 dxc3 17. Bxc6 bxc6 18. Nxc3 Bf6 19. Rc1 a5 20. a3 axb4 21.
axb4 Qe7+ 22. Kf2 Nxc5 23. Re1 Qa7 24. bxc5 Qxc5+ 25. Re3 Ra3 26. Qe1 g5 27.
Ne4 Qa7 28. Nxf6 gxf4 29. gxf4 Rxf6 30. Rcc3 Ra2+ 31. Kf1 Qa6+ 32. Kg1 Rg6+ 33.
Kh1 Ra1 34. Rc1 Rxc1 35. Qxc1 Qa2 36. Qc3+ Kg8 37. Qb3+ Qxb3 38. Rxb3 Rg4 39.
Rb4 Kg7 40. Ne5 1-0

Sood-Saurage Memphis Reserve March 19, 2017, round 4
Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Bg4 5. Ne5 Bxd1 6. Bb5+ Nc6 7. Nxc6 Qb6
8. Nxa7+ Kd8 9. Kxd1 Rxa7 10. Nc3 Qxd4+ 11. Ke2 Qe5+ 12. Kf3 e6 13. Be3 Qf5+
14. Kg3 Bd6+ 15. f4 Nf6 16. Bd3 Bxf4+ 17. Bxf4 Qg4+ 18. Kf2 Qxf4+ 19. Ke2 d4
20. Nb5 Qe3+ 21. Kd1 Ng4 22. Rf1 Ra8 23. Nd6 Nf2+ 0-1

Wu-Rice Memphis Reserve March 19, 2017, round 4
Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack, Miscellaneous

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 Bd7 8. Qd2
Nc6 9. Bc4 Rc8 10. Bb3 Ne5 11. O-O-O Nc4 12. Bxc4 Rxc4 13. Kb1 a6 14. Bh6 Rxd4
15. Qxd4 Bxh6 16. h4 Bf4 17. Ne2 Be5 18. Qe3 Bb5 19. Nf4 h5 20. Nh3 Qa5 21. Qb3
Qa4 22. Qxa4 Bxa4 23. f4 Ng4 24. fxe5 1-0

King-Horobetz City Championship March 18, 2017, round 3
Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 c5 5. Bd3 Nc6 6. Nf3 d6 7. O-O Bxc3 8.
bxc3 O-O 9. e4 e5 10. d5 Ne7 11. Nh4 h6 12. Bc2 Re8 13. f3 Nd7 14. g3 Nf8
15. Bd2 Bd7 16. a4 a5 17. Nf5 Nxf5 18. exf5 Qf6 19. Qb1 Nh7 20. Ra2 Qe7 21.
Rb2 Bc8 22. Kg2 Nf6 23. Re1 Qc7 24. Bc1 Rb8 25. Bd2 Ra8 26. Qd1 b6 27. Bd3
Rb8 28. Qc2 Bd7 29. h3 Bc8 30. Rbb1 Ba6 31. g4 Kf8 32. Kf2 Qe7 33. Re3 Nd7
34. Kg2 f6 35. Kf2 Kf7 36. Rg1 Rh8 37. h4 Rbf8 38. Ke1 Ke8 39. Kd1 Kd8 40.
Kc1 Kc7 41. Kb2 Kb8 42. Ka3 Bc8 43. Be1 Ka8 44. Qb1 Ba6 45. Bf2 Re8 46. Re2
Ref8 47. Kb3 Bc8 48. Be4 Ba6 49. Qd3 Qd8 50. Ka3 Qe7 51. Rb2 Ka7 52. Re1 Qd8
53. Reb1 Qe7 54. Qf1 Rb8 55. Re1 Rbf8 56. Qd3 Qd8 57. Be3 Qe7 58. Rh1 Qd8
59. Rbh2 Qe7 60. Kb3 Bc8 61. Rh3 Ka8 62. Qb1 Qd8 63. R1h2 Qe7 64. Qh1 Nb8
65. Qb1 Nd7 66. Ka3 Ba6 67. Qf1 Bc8 68. Rb2 Ba6 69. Kb3 Bc8 70. Rbh2 Nb8 71.
Qd3 Nd7 72. Qd2 Nb8 73. Qg2 Bd7 74. Ka3 Bc8 75. Rh1 Ba6 76. Bd3 Bc8 77. R3h2
Ka7 78. Qc2 Nd7 79. Be4 Ba6 80. Kb3 Bc8 81. Qg2 Nb8 82. Qg3 Ka8 83. Rg1 Ka7
84. Qg2 Qd8 85. Qc2 Qe7 86. Rgh1 Qd8 87. Rg1 Qe7 88. g5 hxg5 89. hxg5 Rxh2
90. Qxh2 Bd7 91. Ka3 Qe8 92. gxf6 gxf6 93. Rg7 Rh8 94. Qg2 Ka8 95. Qb2 Qf8
96. Rg6 Be8 97. Qxb6 Bxg6 98. Qxa5+ Kb7 99. fxg6 f5 100. g7 Qxg7 101. Qb5+
Ka7 102. Bxf5 Qb7 103. Be4 Na6 104. Bg5 Nc7 105. Qxb7+ Kxb7 106. Be7 Ne8
107. a5 Ka6 108. Bg6 Kxa5 109. Bxe8 Rxe8 110. Bxd6 Kb6 111. Kb3 e4 112. fxe4
Rxe4 1/2-1/2

Speck-Stevenson U1500 Championship March 18, 2017, round 3
Sicilian: 2...d6, Miscellaneous

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. g3 Nf6 4. d3 g6 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. Be3 O-O 7. Qd2 Nxe4 8. dxe4
Bxb2 9. c3 Bxa1 10. O-O Nc6 11. a3 Be6 12. Qc2 Bxc3 13. Qxc3 Re8 14. e5 b6 15.
Bh6 f6 16. exd6 Qxd6 17. Ng5 Rac8 18. Nxe6 Qxe6 19. Re1 Qf7 20. Bh3 Rcd8 21.
Be6 Qxe6 22. Rxe6 Rd1+ 23. Re1 Rxe1+ 24. Qxe1 g5 25. Qe6+ 1-0

Saurage-Dong Memphis Reserve March 18, 2017, round 3
QGD: Systems without Nc3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Nbd7 5. e3 h6 6. Bh4 b6 7. cxd5 exd5 8. Bb5
a6 9. Ne5 axb5 10. Nc6 Be7 11. Nxd8 Bxd8 12. Nd2 O-O 13. O-O Ne4 14. Bxd8 Nxd2
15. Qxd2 Rxd8 16. Qb4 c6 17. Rfc1 Ra4 18. Qe7 Rf8 19. Rxc6 Bb7 20. Rc7 Bc8 21.
Rxd7 Bxd7 22. Qxd7 Rb4 23. b3 f5 24. Qxd5+ Kh7 25. Qd6 Rxd4 26. exd4 Rf6 27.
Qe5 b4 28. Rc1 f4 29. Rc7 Kg6 30. h4 h5 31. Qg5+ 1-0

Rice-Gupta 2017 Memphis Reserve March 18, 2017, round 3
Sicilian: Lasker-Pelikan and Sveshnikov Variations

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6 8.
Na3 b5 9. Nd5 Be7 10. Bxf6 Bxf6 11. c3 O-O 12. Bd3 Bg5 13. Nc2 f5 14. Qe2 f4
15. Qf3 Be6 16. O-O-O Rb8 17. Kb1 Qd7 18. b3 a5 19. Rc1 b4 20. cxb4 axb4 21.
Bc4 Na5 22. Ncxb4 Rxb4 23. Nxb4 Nxc4 24. Qd3 Qb5 25. a3 Rc8 26. Rc2 Rb8 27. f3
Nxa3+ 0-1

Kong-Stevenson U1500 Championship March 18, 2017, round 2
Sicilian Dragon: 6 Be3, lines with h3+Bc4 and sidelines

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. Qd2 O-O 8.
O-O-O Nc6 9. Bb5 Bd7 10. Nxc6 Bxc6 11. Bxc6 bxc6 12. Bg5 Rb8 13. Bxf6 Bxf6
14. Qe3 c5 15. b3 Qa5 16. Na4 c4 17. Rd5 Qa6 18. Kd1 Rfc8 19. Qe2 Qc6 20.
Ke1 cxb3 21. cxb3 e6 22. Rd1 Rb4 23. f3 Bd8 24. Kf2 Be7 25. Rhe1 Qc2 26.
Qxc2 Rxc2+ 27. Re2 Rxe2+ 28. Kxe2 Kg7 29. Rc1 Bd8 30. Kd3 e5 31. Rc4 Rxc4
32. Kxc4 Kf6 33. Nc3 Bb6 34. Nd5+ Kg5 35. Nxb6 axb6 36. Kb5 Kf4 37. Kxb6 Ke3
38. a4 Kf2 39. a5 Kxg2 40. a6 Kxh2 41. a7 h5 42. a8=Q h4 1-0

Beatty-King City Championship March 18, 2017, round 2
Semi-Slav: 5 e3

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. d4 Nbd7 6. cxd5 exd5 7. Bd3 Bd6 8.
O-O O-O 9. Re1 Re8 10. Qc2 h6 11. Bd2 Nf8 12. h3 Bd7 13. e4 dxe4 14. Nxe4 Nxe4
15. Bxe4 Be6 16. Ne5 Qb6 17. Bc3 f6 18. Ng4 Qb5 19. Ne3 Rad8 20. Bd3 Qh5 21.
Re2 Qf7 22. Rae1 Bb8 23. Nf5 Bxf5 24. Bxf5 Rxe2 25. Qxe2 Bd6 26. Bd3 Kh8 27.
Bc4 Qg6 28. h4 h5 29. Bd3 Qf7 30. Bc4 Qg6 1/2-1/2

Horobetz-Kong City Championship March 18, 2017, round 1
Closed Ruy Lopez: Anti-Marshall Systems

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 Bb7 8. c3
O-O 9. d3 h6 10. Nbd2 Re8 11. Nf1 Bc5 12. Ng3 d6 13. Nh4 Ne7 14. Qf3 Bc8 15. h3
Bd7 16. Bxh6 Nc6 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. Nh5+ Kf8 19. Nxf6 Re7 20. Qg3 Re6 21. Qg8+
Ke7 22. Nf5+ Kxf6 23. Qg7# 1-0

Beatty-She City Championship March 18, 2017, round 1
English Opening: 1...e6

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 e6 3. b3 Nf6 4. Bb2 c5 5. cxd5 exd5 6. d4 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Nc6 8.
Nxc6 bxc6 9. e3 Bd6 10. Be2 O-O 11. O-O Qe7 12. Nc3 Rd8 13. Bf3 Bf5 14. Rc1
Rac8 15. Qe2 Ne4 16. g3 Nxc3 17. Bxc3 Ba3 18. Bb2 h6 19. Rfd1 Bxb2 20. Qxb2 Rc7
21. Rd4 Rb8 22. Qc3 Rbb7 23. Ra4 Be6 24. Ra5 Qd6 25. Rc5 Bd7 26. Bxd5 Rb6 
27. Bf3 a6 28. Rd1 Qe6 29. Re5 Qf6 30. Rxd7 1-0

King-Ingram Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! February 25, 2017, round 4
Nimzo-Indian: Fischer variation, 5.Ne2

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 b6 5. Ne2 Bb7 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. Nxc3 O-O 8.
Bd3 d5 9. O-O c5 10. dxc5 bxc5 11. cxd5 exd5 12. b4 Nbd7 13. Bb2 Rc8 14. Bf5
Rb8 15. Bxd7 Qxd7 16. Qd2 Rfd8 17. bxc5 Qg4 18. f3 Qg6 19. Ne2 Ba6 20. Nf4
Qf5 21. Rfd1 Bc4 22. e4 Qc8 23. Bxf6 gxf6 24. exd5 Qxc5+ 25. Qd4 Qxd4+ 26.
Rxd4 Ba6 27. Rad1 Rd6 28. R1d2 Rbd8 29. Kf2 Bb7 30. h4 Kg7 31. Kg3 f5 32.
Ra4 a6 33. Rb4 R6d7 34. Rb6 a5 35. Rb5 a4 36. Ra5 Rd6 37. Rxa4 Bc6 38. Ra6
Bb7 39. Rxd6 Rxd6 40. Rb2 Rd7 41. Rb5 Kf6 42. a4 Ke5 43. a5 Bxd5 44. Rxd5+
Rxd5 45. Nxd5 Kxd5 46. Kf4 1-0

Polk-King, Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! February 25, 2017, round 3 
QGD Slav defense

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 Bf5 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. Qb3 Nc6 7. Qxb7 Bd7
8. Qb3 Rb8 9. Qd1 e5 10. Nf3 Bd6 11. dxe5 Nxe5 12. Be2 O-O 13. O-O Qe7 14.
Nxe5 Qxe5 15. g3 Qf5 16. Bf3 Be6 17. Bg2 Rfd8 18. Ne2 Qh5 19. Nd4 Bg4 20. f3
Bd7 21. b3 Re8 22. Re1 Bb4 23. Bd2 Ba3 24. Bc1 Bb4 25. Bd2 Bc5 26. Bc3 Qh6
27. Qd3 Rbc8 28. Rac1 Bb6 29. Rc2 Qg5 30. Rce2 h5 31. f4 Qh6 32. Nb5 Bxb5
33. Qxb5 Rxc3 34. a4 Qg6 35. Kf2 Rexe3 0-1

King-Rotz, Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! February 25, 2017, round 2 
Queen's pawn game

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 g6 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 Bg7 6. Be2 O-O 7. O-O Nc6 8. h3
b6 9. Bg5 Bb7 10. Qd2 a6 11. Rfe1 Rc8 12. Rad1 Ne7 13. d5 c5 14. dxe6 fxe6
15. Qxd6 Qxd6 16. Rxd6 Rc6 17. Red1 Nc8 18. Rd8 Ne8 19. R1d7 Rc7 20. Rxc7
Nxc7 21. Rxf8+ Kxf8 22. Bf4 Ne8 23. Ne5 Nf6 24. f3 Nd6 25. Nxg6+ hxg6 26.
Bxd6+ Kf7 27. Be5 Bh6 28. Kf2 Nd7 29. Bc7 Kf6 30. g3 Ke7 31. f4 Kf6 32. e5+
Ke7 33. Bf3 Bxf3 34. Kxf3 Kf7 35. Bd6 Bg7 36. Ne4 Bh6 37. h4 Kg7 38. g4 1-0

Achanta-King, Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! February 25, 2017, round 1 
Queen's pawn: stonewall attack

1. d4 d5 2. e3 Nf6 3. Bd3 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. f4 Bg4 6. Ne2 e6 7. h3 Bf5 8. Bxf5
exf5 9. Nd2 Bd6 10. O-O O-O 11. Qc2 g6 12. Nf3 Qb6 13. Ne5 cxd4 14. cxd4
Rac8 15. Nc3 Rfe8 16. Rf3 Qd8 17. Rg3 Ne4 18. Nxe4 Nxe5 19. Qe2 Nc4 20. Nxd6
Nxd6 21. b3 Qa5 22. Bd2 Rc2 23. Bxa5 Rxe2 24. Bb4 Ne4 25. Rf3 Rc8 26. a4
Rcc2 27. g4 Rg2+ 28. Kf1 fxg4 29. hxg4 Ng3+ 30. Ke1 Rg1+ 31. Rf1 Rxf1# 0-1

Cao-Ingram Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! February 25, 2017, round 1
French: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Be2 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 Nc6 8.
Bg5 Be6 9. Nd2 Nxd4 10. Bxf6 Bxf6 11. Nb3 Nxb3 12. cxb3 c5 13. Bf3 Bxc3 14.
bxc3 Rb8 15. Re1 b5 16. Re5 Qd6 17. Qe2 a5 18. Rd1 b4 19. cxb4 axb4 20. Bxd5
Rbd8 21. Rxe6 1-0

Ross-King Memphis vs Jackson MS January 21, 2017
Semi-Slav: Meran System

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b5 8.
Be2 Bb7 9. e4 b4 10. e5 bxc3 11. exf6 cxb2 12. fxg7 Bxg7 13. Bxb2 Qa5+ 14.
Qd2 1/2-1/2

King-Ross Memphis vs Jackson MS January 21, 2017
Exchange Grünfeld

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Nf3 c5 8.
Rb1 O-O 9. Be2 cxd4 10. cxd4 Qa5+ 11. Bd2 Qxa2 12. O-O Bg4 13. Bg5 h6 14. Bh4
a5 15. Rxb7 a4 16. Bxe7 Re8 17. Bb5 Nd7 18. Bd6 Rxe4 19. Bxd7 Rxd4 20. Qb1 Qxb1
21. Rfxb1 Bxf3 22. Rb8+ Bf8 23. gxf3 Rxb8 24. Rxb8 Rxd6 25. Bxa4 1/2-1/2

Polk-Han Memphis vs Jackson MS January 21, 2017
Dutch Defence

1. d4 e6 2. c4 f5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. g3 c6 5. Bg2 d5 6. O-O Bd6 7. b3 Qe7 8. Nc3 O-O
9. Bf4 Bxf4 10. gxf4 Nbd7 11. e3 Ne4 12. Qd3 Kh8 13. Ne5 Nxe5 14. fxe5 Bd7 15.
Ne2 Rac8 16. Rac1 Be8 17. Rc2 Bh5 18. Nf4 Bf7 19. f3 Ng5 20. h4 Nxf3+ 21. Bxf3
Qxh4 22. Rh2 Qe7 23. Kh1 g5 24. Nh5 g4 25. Nf6 Bg6 26. Bxg4 1-0

Han-Polk Memphis vs Jackson MS January 21, 2017
Caro-Kann: Advance Variation

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. h4 h5 5. c4 e6 6. Nc3 Ne7 7. Nge2 Nd7 8. Ng3 Bg6
9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 dxc4 11. Qxc4 Nd5 12. Qb3 Qb6 13. Qxb6 N7xb6 14. Nge2 Be7
15. Bd2 Nc4 16. O-O-O Nxd2 17. Kxd2 O-O-O 18. Kc2 Kb8 19. Kb1 Rd7 20. Ne4 Rhd8
21. g3 Nc7 22. Kc2 Nb5 23. Nc5 Nxd4+ 24. Rxd4 Bxc5 25. Rxd7 Rxd7 26. f4 Kc7 27.
Rf1 g6 28. Nc3 Be7 29. Ne4 c5 30. Rf3 Kc6 31. b3 b5 32. Rd3 Rxd3 33. Kxd3 a6
34. a4 Kb6 35. Kc3 Kc7 0-1

Stewart-Beatty Memphis vs Jackson MS January 21, 2017
Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8. Qd2
Nc6 9. O-O-O d5 10. Kb1 e6 11. g4 Qe7 12. g5 Nd7 13. exd5 exd5 14. Nxd5 Qe5 15.
Bc4 b5 16. f4 Qd6 17. Nxc6 1-0

Beatty-Stewart Memphis vs Jackson MS January 21, 2017
Reti Opening

1. Nf3 c5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Bg2 g6 4. O-O Bg7 5. c3 Nf6 6. d3 O-O 7. e4 d5 8. Qe2
Bg4 9. Nbd2 Qd7 10. exd5 Qxd5 11. Nc4 Rad8 12. Rd1 b5 13. Ne3 Bxf3 14. Bxf3 Qe6
15. Nc2 Ne5 16. Bg2 Qd6 17. d4 c4 18. Bf4 1-0

Edler-Paxton Memphis vs Jackson MS January 21, 2017
1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 sidelines

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Bf4 e6 4. e3 Nbd7 5. Bd3 Be7 6. Nbd2 c5 7. c3 Qb6 8. Rb1
Bd6 9. Bg3 Qc7 10. O-O O-O 11. Rc1 e5 12. dxe5 Nxe5 13. Nxe5 Bxe5 14. f4 Bd6
15. Bh4 Ng4 16. Re1 c4 17. Bb1 Qb6 18. Qf3 Re8 19. Kh1 Rxe3 20. Rxe3 Qxe3 21.
Qxd5 Be7 22. Re1 Qxf4 23. Qd8+ Bf8 24. Bg3 Qh6 25. Re8 g6 26. Bd6 Nf2+ 27. Kg1
1-0

Paxton-Edler Memphis vs Jackson MS January 21, 2017
Dutch Defence

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 e6 3. e3 Bd6 4. Nc3 c6 5. d4 Nd7 6. Bd3 f5 7. Qc2 Ngf6 8. cxd5
cxd5 9. Nb5 Bb8 10. b3 a6 11. Nc3 Bd6 12. Na4 O-O 13. Nc5 Nxc5 14. dxc5 Qa5+
15. Bd2 Qxc5 16. Bc3 Qc7 17. Qb2 Ne4 18. Be5 Nc5 19. Be2 Bxe5 20. Nxe5 Nd7 21.
Nf3 Qd6 22. O-O b6 23. Rfd1 Bb7 24. Nd2 e5 25. e4 d4 26. Nc4 Qg6 27. Qa3 Bxe4
28. g3 Qf6 29. Qd6 Qxd6 30. Nxd6 Bd5 31. f4 Rf6 32. Nc4 Bxc4 33. Bxc4+ Kf8 34.
fxe5 Nxe5 35. Rf1 Nxc4 36. bxc4 Rc8 37. Rac1 g5 38. Kf2 Re8 0-1

Price-Shen Memphis Candidates January 15, 2017 round 5
Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack, 9 g4 and 9 0-0-0

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 Nc6 8. Qd2
O-O 9. O-O-O Bd7 10. g4 h5 11. gxh5 Nxh5 12. Be2 Rc8 13. f4 Nb4 14. Kb1 Qa5 15.
a3 Nc6 16. Nxc6 Rxc6 17. Nd5 Qxd2 18. Nxe7+ Kh8 19. Rxd2 Rc7 20. Nd5 Rcc8 21.
Bxa7 Rce8 22. Bf3 Bc6 23. Bd4 Bxd5 24. Bxg7+ Kxg7 25. Rxd5 Nxf4 26. Rxd6 Rb8
27. c4 Rfc8 28. Rc1 Ne6 29. e5 b5 30. cxb5 Rxc1+ 31. Kxc1 Rxb5 32. Rd5 Rb3 33.
Bg4 Nc7 34. Rd7 Nb5 35. e6 Kf8 36. Rxf7+ Ke8 37. Rb7 Nd4 38. Rxb3 Nxb3+ 39. Kc2
Nc5 40. b4 Na4 41. Kb3 Nb6 42. a4 Kd8 43. a5 Nc8 44. b5 Kc7 45. Kb4 Kb7 46. Kc5
Kc7 47. b6+ Kb7 48. Bf3+ Ka6 49. b7 Ne7 50. b8=Q Nc8 51. Qb5+ 1-0

Pritchett-Weaver Memphis Candidates January 15, 2017 round 5
Trompowsky Attack

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bg5 Nbd7 6. e3 Qa5 7. Bxf6 Nxf6 8.
Qa4 Qb6 9. Qc2 Bb4 10. Bd3 O-O 11. O-O dxc4 12. Bxc4 Nd5 13. Ng5 g6 14. Nce4
Be7 15. Nf3 f6 16. h4 Qc7 17. h5 g5 18. a3 h6 19. Nc3 f5 20. Nxd5 cxd5 21. Bd3
Qxc2 22. Bxc2 Bd6 23. Ba4 a6 24. Rfc1 b5 25. Bd1 Bb7 26. Rc2 Rac8 27. Rac1 a5
28. Be2 b4 29. a4 Rxc2 30. Rxc2 Rc8 31. Rxc8+ Bxc8 32. Bb5 Kf7 33. Nd2 Bc7 34.
g3 g4 35. Kg2 Kf6 36. b3 Ke7 37. f3 gxf3+ 38. Nxf3 Bd7 39. Bxd7 Kxd7 40. Ne1 e5
41. Kh3 Ke6 42. Nd3 Kf6 43. dxe5+ Bxe5 44. Nf4 Bxf4 45. gxf4 Ke6 46. Kg3 d4 47.
Kf3 Kd5 48. Ke2 Ke4 49. exd4 Kxd4 50. Kf3 Kc3 0-1

Saurage-Kong Memphis Candidates January 15, 2017 round 5
Queen's Gambit Declined: Cambridge Springs Variation

1. d4 e6 2. Bf4 c5 3. e3 Nf6 4. c3 Be7 5. Bd3 Nc6 6. Nd2 a6 7. Ngf3 Nh5 8. Bg3
Nxg3 9. hxg3 g6 10. Ne5 Bf6 11. Ne4 Nxe5 12. Nd6+ Ke7 13. dxe5 Bxe5 14. Nxc8+
Qxc8 15. f4 Bg7 16. e4 Qc6 17. Qe2 e5 18. Bc4 Rab8 19. O-O Rhf8 20. Bd5 Qc7 21.
Rf2 f6 22. f5 g5 23. Qh5 d6 24. Rd1 Kd8 25. Rfd2 Qe7 26. Be6 Kc7 27. Rxd6 Qxd6
28. Rxd6 Kxd6 29. Qxh7 Rfe8 30. Qxg7 Rxe6 31. fxe6 Kxe6 32. Qc7 Re8 33. Qxb7
Rd8 34. Qxa6+ Rd6 35. Qc4+ Kd7 36. Qxc5 Rd1+ 37. Kh2 Rd2 38. b4 1-0

Sood-Saurage Memphis Candidates January 15, 2017 round 4
Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Bd3 Nc6 5. c3 h6 6. Bf4 Nf6 7. Nf3 Bg4 8.
Nbd2 Nh5 9. Bg3 Nxg3 10. fxg3 Qc7 11. Qc2 e6 12. O-O-O Bd6 13. Rhf1 O-O 14.
Rde1 Bxf3 15. Nxf3 Rac8 16. Kb1 Qa5 17. Qe2 b5 18. Bxb5 a6 19. Bxc6 Rxc6 20.
Ne5 Bxe5 21. Qxe5 Rb6 22. Rf2 Qxc3 23. Rc2 Qb4 24. Rec1 a5 25. Qe3 a4 26. a3
Qb5 27. Qc3 Rfb8 28. Ka2 Qb3+ 29. Ka1 Qxc3 30. bxc3 Rb3 31. Ka2 Rc8 32. c4 Rd3
33. cxd5 Rxc2+ 34. Rxc2 Rxd4 35. dxe6 fxe6 36. Re2 Kf7 37. Kb2 Kf6 38. Kc3 e5
39. Rf2+ Ke6 40. Re2 Kd5 41. Rb2 Rc4+ 42. Kd2 e4 43. Rb5+ Kd4 44. Rb7 e3+ 45.
Ke2 Rc2+ 46. Kf3 Rf2+ 47. Kg4 e2 48. Re7 Kd3 49. Rd7+ Kc2 50. Rc7+ Kb3 51. Rb7+
Kxa3 52. Rb1 Rf1 53. Re1 Rxe1 54. Kf3 Rg1 55. Kxe2 Rxg2+ 56. Kd3 Kb2 57. Ke4
Rf2 0-1

Weaver-Rotz Memphis Candidates January 15, 2017 round 4
English Opening: 1...e5

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. Qb3 Be6 6. Qxb7 Nb4 7. Qb5+ c6 8.
Qa4 Bd5 9. f3 e4 10. fxe4 Qe7 11. exd5 Nd3+ 12. Kf1 Qf6+ 13. Bf3 Nxc1 14. Nc3
Nd3 15. exd3 Bc5 16. Qe4+ Kf8 17. Re1 Na6 18. dxc6 Nc7 19. Qe5 Qg6 20. Qxc5+
Kg8 21. Be4 Qf6+ 22. Qf5 Qh6 23. Qf4 Qxf4+ 24. gxf4 g6 25. Nh3 Kg7 26. Nd5 Rac8
27. Nxc7 Rxc7 28. d4 1-0

Puckett-King Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 3
Sicilian: 2 c3

1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. Bc4 Nb6 5. Bb3 c4 6. Bc2 Nc6 7. Nf3 Qc7 8. Qe2
g5 9. h3 Bg7 10. d4 cxd3 11. Bxd3 h6 12. O-O Nxe5 13. Nd4 Nxd3 14. Nf5 Bf6 15.
Qxd3 d5 16. f4 Bxf5 17. Qxf5 Qd7 18. fxg5 hxg5 19. Na3 Qxf5 20. Rxf5 Rg8 21.
Nb5 Kd7 22. Be3 Kc6 23. a4 a6 24. Nd6 Kxd6 25. Bxb6 g4 26. hxg4 Rxg4 27. Rd1
Rxa4 28. Rdxd5+ Ke6 29. Rc5 Ra1+ 30. Rf1 Rxf1+ 31. Kxf1 Be5 32. Kf2 Bd6 33. Rh5
Rg8 34. Rh6+ Kd7 35. Bd4 Rg5 36. Kf3 Rb5 37. b4 Rf5+ 38. Ke4 Rg5 39. Kf3 Rg8
40. g4 Rc8 41. Rh7 Ke6 42. Ke4 Rg8 43. Rg7 Rxg7 44. Bxg7 Kd7 45. Bd4 Kc6 46.
Be3 Kb5 47. Kd5 Ka4 48. Kc4 e6 49. Bb6 Be7 50. Be3 b5+ 51. Kd3 Bf6 52. Kc2 Be7
53. Bd2 Bh4 54. Be3 Bf6 55. Bd2 Bd8 56. Be3 Bh4 57. Bd2 Bf2 58. Bf4 Bb6 59. Bd6
Bd8 60. Bc5 f5 61. gxf5 exf5 62. Be3 Bc7 63. Bf2 Be5 64. Kb2 Bd6 65. Bc5 Be5
66. Bf2 f4 67. Bg1 f3 68. Bf2 Bd6 69. Be1 Be7 70. Ka2 Bg5 71. Bf2 Bf4 72. Kb2
Bd6 73. Be1 Bb8 74. Ka2 Ba7 0-1

Wu-Price Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 3
Queen's Gambit Declined: 5 Bf4

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. e3 O-O 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 c5 8. O-O
cxd4 9. Nxd4 e5 10. Nde2 Nc6 11. b3 Bf5 12. Ng3 Bg6 13. Bb2 h5 14. Qf3 Qd7 15.
Rfd1 Qg4 16. Qxg4 Nxg4 17. Rd7 Rfd8 18. Rad1 Rxd7 19. Rxd7 Rd8 20. Rxd8+ Bxd8
21. Nge4 Be7 22. Nd2 Nf6 23. Nd5 Nxd5 24. Bxd5 Bb4 25. Nc4 Ne7 26. Bxb7 f6 27.
a3 Bc5 28. b4 Bb6 29. Nxb6 axb6 30. Kf1 Bd3+ 31. Ke1 Bb5 1/2-1/2

King-Saurage Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 2
Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Slav

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 e6 4. e4 dxe4 5. Nxe4 Nf6 6. Nc3 Bb4 7. Nf3 Ne4 8. Qc2
Nxc3 9. bxc3 Be7 10. Bd3 h6 11. O-O Nd7 12. Re1 Nf6 13. Ne5 O-O 14. Re3 Kh8 15.
Rh3 Ng8 16. Bg6 Qe8 17. Bxf7 Qxf7 18. Nxf7+ Rxf7 19. Re3 Bd7 20. a4 Nf6 21. h3
c5 22. a5 Raf8 23. Rb1 Ne8 24. Rxb7 Bh4 25. g3 Bg5 26. Re2 Bf6 27. Ba3 Nd6 28.
Rxa7 Nf5 29. Bxc5 Rb8 30. d5 exd5 31. Rxd7 Rxd7 32. Qxf5 Rdb7 33. a6 Rb1+ 34.
Kg2 Ra1 35. a7 1-0

Price-Cierna Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 2
Sicilian: Nimzovich-Rubinstein variation

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. d4 e6 5. c3 cxd4 6. cxd4 d6 7. Bd3 Nc6 8.
O-O Be7 9. a3 Bd7 10. Nbd2 dxe5 11. dxe5 Nf4 12. Ne4 Ng6 13. Nd6+ Bxd6 14.
exd6 Nce5 15. Be2 O-O 16. Nxe5 Nxe5 17. Be3 Bc6 18. Qd4 Nd7 19. Qg4 Nf6 20.
Qh4 Qxd6 21. Rac1 Qe5 22. Bd3 Qd5 23. Rxc6 bxc6 24. Bg5 Qxd3 0-1

Kong-Rotz Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 2
Scandinavian: Icelandic gambit

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. c4 e6 4. dxe6 Bxe6 5. d4 Bb4+ 6. Nc3 Ne4 7. Qd3 Bf5
8. Qe3 O-O 9. Be2 Re8 10. Qf3 Qxd4 11. Be3 Bxc3+ 12. Kf1 Nd2+ 13. Bxd2 Qxd2
14. bxc3 Be4 15. Qg3 Nc6 16. Nh3 Bxg2+ 17. Kxg2 Rxe2 18. Qxc7 Rae8 19. Qxb7
Ne5 20. Qb3 Ng4 21. Kg3 R2e3+ 22. fxe3 Qxe3+ 23. Kh4 g5+ 24. Nxg5 Qf4 25.
Raf1 Nf2+ 26. Kh5 Qg4+ 27. Kh6 Qh4# 0-1

Weaver-King Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 1
English: Caro-Kann defensive system

1. c4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. cxd5 cxd5 4. g3 Nc6 5. Bg2 e5 6. d3 Bb4+ 7. Bd2 e4 8.
Ng1 e3 9. fxe3 Bc5 10. Nf3 Nf6 11. d4 Bd6 12. Nc3 O-O 13. a3 Re8 14. b4 h6
15. O-O Bb8 16. Ne1 Ne7 17. Rxf6 gxf6 18. e4 dxe4 19. Bxe4 Qxd4+ 20. e3 Qd6
21. Qc2 Bf5 22. Bxf5 Nxf5 23. Rd1 Qe6 24. Ng2 Be5 25. Nf4 Bxf4 26. exf4 Rad8
27. Rb1 Qb6+ 28. Kg2 Qc6+ 0-1

Saurage-Shen Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 1
QGD semi-Slav

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 h6 7. Bh4 Nbd7 8.
Bd3 dxc4 9. Bxc4 b5 10. Bd3 a6 11. O-O Bb7 12. Bxf6 Nxf6 13. Rc1 O-O 14. a3
c5 15. dxc5 Bxf3 16. gxf3 Bxc5 17. Nxb5 Qb6 18. Qc2 Bxe3 19. fxe3 Qxe3+ 20.
Kh1 axb5 21. Bxb5 Rfd8 22. Rcd1 Rac8 23. Qe2 Qxe2 24. Bxe2 Kf8 25. Rxd8+
Rxd8 26. Rd1 Rb8 27. b4 Ra8 28. Ra1 Nd5 29. b5 Ke7 30. Kg1 Kd7 31. a4 Nc3
32. Bd3 Nxa4 33. Be4 Ra5 34. Bc2 Kd6 35. Bxa4 Kc5 36. Rc1+ Kb4 37. b6 Ra6
38. b7 Rb6 39. Rb1+ Kc5 40. Rxb6 Kxb6 41. b8=Q+ Kc5 42. f4 Kd4 43. Bb5 Kc5
44. Kf2 Kb4 45. Be8+ Kc5 46. Bxf7 Kd5 47. Qe5+ Kc4 48. Bxe6+ Kb4 49. Qd4+
Kb5 50. Bd7+ Ka5 51. Qc5+ Ka6 52. Bc8# 1-0

Rotz-Polk Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 1
Caro-Kann: Panov-Botvinnik attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Be3 Bg4 7. h3 Bh5 8.
g4 Bg6 9. Nc3 e6 10. c5 Ne4 11. Bb5 Nxc3 12. bxc3 Be4 13. O-O Bxf3 14. Qxf3
Be7 15. Qe2 Qc7 16. f4 O-O 17. Qh2 f6 18. h4 b6 19. h5 bxc5 20. Bd3 cxd4 21.
cxd4 Nb4 22. Rac1 Qd6 23. Bb1 f5 24. gxf5 exf5 25. Qh3 g6 26. Rf2 Kg7 27.
hxg6 hxg6 28. Rg2 Qf6 29. Rc7 Nc6 30. Rxc6 Qxc6 31. Bxf5 Rf6 32. Bd3 Qc3 33.
f5 Qe1+ 34. Bf1 Rh8 35. Qf3 Qh4 36. Bf4 Rxf5 37. Be5+ 1/2-1/2

Youngblood-Paxton Memphis Candidates January 14, 2017 round 1
Colle System

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 c6 4. Bd3 Nbd7 5. O-O e6 6. Nbd2 Be7 7. e4 dxe4 8.
Nxe4 O-O 9. Re1 b6 10. Nxf6+ Nxf6 11. c3 Bb7 12. Bf4 c5 13. Rc1 Bxf3 14.
Qxf3 cxd4 15. cxd4 Qxd4 16. Be5 Qg4 17. Qxg4 Nxg4 18. g3 Nxe5 19. Rxe5 Rac8
20. Rce1 Rfd8 21. Be4 Rd2 22. Rb1 Bc5 23. Rf1 Rxb2 24. Rh5 g6 0-1

Ferrell-Speck Memphis Candidates U1500 January 14, 2017 round 1
King's Indian: Classical

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 O-O 5. e4 d6 6. Bg5 Bg4 7. h3 Bxf3 8. Qxf3
Nfd7 9. Rd1 c5 10. Nd5 Nc6 11. dxc5 Nxc5 12. b4 Ne6 13. b5 Nxg5 14. Qg3 Nxe4
15. Qe3 Nxf2 16. Qxf2 Ne5 17. Be2 e6 18. Ne3 a6 19. a4 Qa5+ 20. Kf1 Qxa4 21.
Rxd6 axb5 22. cxb5 Qb4 23. Rd1 Rfc8 24. g3 Ra2 25. Kg2 Qe4+ 26. Kh2 Nf3+ 27.
Kg2 Nd4+ 28. Kh2 Rxe2 29. Qxe2 Nxe2 30. Rde1 Qxe3 31. Rhf1 Qxg3+ 32. Kh1 Rc2
33. Rb1 Nf4 34. Rg1 Qh2# 0-1

Ellis-Moore Memphis Candidates U1500 January 14, 2017 round 1
Slav Defence

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Bf5 5. Nf3 Ne4 6. e3 Qa5 7. Qb3 Nd6 8. cxd5
cxd5 9. Qxd5 Qxd5 10. Nxd5 Kd8 11. Rc1 Nc6 12. Be2 Be6 13. Nc3 Rc8 14. O-O Bg4
15. h3 Bxf3 16. Bxf3 Nc4 17. Bxc6 Rxc6 18. Rc2 f6 19. Bf4 g5 20. Bb8 a5 21.
Rfc1 e6 22. Na4 b5 23. b3 bxa4 24. Rxc4 Rxc4 25. bxc4 Bb4 26. c5 Ke7 27. Ba7
Rc8 28. Kf1 h5 29. Ke2 Kf7 30. Kd3 Ba3 31. Rc2 e5 32. d5 Rc7 33. Bb6 Rd7 34. d6
Rb7 35. Kc4 Ke6 36. Kb5 Rf7 37. Bc7 Rg7 38. Rd2 Bb4 39. Rd1 Rd7 40. c6 Rxd6 41.
Bxd6 Bxd6 42. Rxd6+ Kxd6 43. Kb6 1-0