Games 2018 Part 2
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King-Schexnaydre City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 5
D30: 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 Qc7 11. f4 c5 12. cxd5 Nxd5 13. Rf3 N7f6 14. Rh3 h6 15.
Rc1 Qe7 16. g4 Nh7 17. Qc2 g6 18. Bxg6 1-0

Horobetz-Shen City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 5
B23: Closed Sicilian: Lines without g3

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 O-O 10. O-O Qd6 11. Kh1 b6 12. Qe1 Bb7 13. Qh4 Bf6 14. Bg5 Bg7 15.
Bh6 Rae8 16. Ng5 Qe5 17. Bxg7 Qxg7 18. Nxe6 Rxf1+ 19. Rxf1 Qh8 20. Qh6 Nf5 21.
exf5 Qf6 22. Nxd5 Qxb2 23. fxg6 1-0

Puckett-Beatty City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 5
B01: Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Bg4 4. Bb5+ Nbd7 5. Ne2 Nxd5 6. c4 Nf6 7. Nbc3 c6
8. Ba4 Nb6 9. f3 Bf5 10. g4 Nxa4 11. Nxa4 Bc8 12. Bf4 e6 13. Qb3 Bd6 14. Bg5
Be7 15. O-O-O b5 16. Nac3 bxc4 17. Qxc4 Qb6 18. Na4 Qa6 19. Qxa6 Bxa6 20.
Ng3 Nd5 21. Bxe7 Kxe7 22. Nc5 Bc8 23. Nge4 Rd8 24. Nc3 Nf4 25. Rhe1 Kf8 26.
Re4 Ng6 27. f4 Ne7 28. Re3 e5 29. fxe5 Bxg4 30. Rd2 Nd5 31. Rg3 Bf5 32. N3e4
Bxe4 33. Nxe4 Nb6 34. Rc3 Ke7 35. Nd6 Rxd6 36. exd6+ Kxd6 37. Rh3 h6 38. Rg2 1-0

Saurage-Hosad Reserve Championship, March 18, 2018, round 5
E70: King Indian: Miscellaneous lines with 4 e4

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. e4 d6 6. Bd3 O-O 7. Nge2 e6 8. Bc2
Ng4 9. Ng3 Bd4 10. Qxg4 exd5 11. Qg5 Qxg5 12. Bxg5 dxe4 13. Ngxe4 Kg7 14. Nxd6
Nc6 15. Nxc8 Raxc8 16. O-O Ne5 17. Bb3 Nd3 18. Ne2 Rfe8 19. Nxd4 cxd4 20. Rad1
f6 21. Bxf6+ Kxf6 22. Rxd3 Re2 23. Rxd4 Rce8 24. g3 Rxb2 25. Rf4+ Kg7 26. Rd1
Re7 27. Rfd4 Rbe2 28. Rd7 Kf7 29. c5+ Kf6 30. R1d6+ Kg5 31. h4+ Kh6 32. Rxe7
Rxe7 33. Kg2 Rc7 34. Rd5 a6 35. Kf3 Rf7+ 36. Ke3 Re7+ 37. Kd4 Rc7 38. Ke5 Rc6
39. g4 b6 40. cxb6 Rxb6 41. h5 Rb8 42. hxg6 Kxg6 43. Rd6+ Kg5 44. Be6 Rb5+ 45.
Rd5 Rxd5+ 46. Kxd5 h5 47. gxh5 Kxh5 48. f4 Kg6 49. f5+ Kf6 50. Kc6 a5 51. Kb5
a4 52. Kxa4 Ke5 53. Kb5 Kf6 54. a4 Ke7 55. Kb6 Kf6 56. a5 Ke7 57. a6 Kf6 58. a7
Ke7 59. a8=Q Kd6 60. Qe4 1-0

Beatty-King City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
D60: Queen's Gambit Declined: Classical: Unusual White 7th moves

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Bd3 h6 8. Bh4
O-O 9. O-O dxc4 10. Bxc4 b5 11. Bd3 Bb7 12. Qe2 b4 13. Bxf6 Nxf6 14. Ne4 c5 15.
Nxf6+ Bxf6 16. dxc5 Rc8 17. a3 b3 18. Rfd1 Qa5 19. Nd2 Qxc5 20. Nxb3 Qb6 21.
Nd4 Rfd8 22. Rd2 e5 23. Bf5 exd4 24. Bxc8 Bxc8 25. exd4 Be6 26. b4 Rxd4 27.
Rxd4 Qxd4 28. Rd1 Qc3 29. Rd3 Qc1+ 30. Qd1 Qxd1+ 31. Rxd1 Kf8 32. f3 Bb2 33.
Rd3 Bc4 34. Rd7 Bxa3 35. Rxa7 Bxb4 36. Rc7 Be6 37. Kf2 Bd6 38. Rc1 h5 39. h4
Ke7 40. Rc2 Be5 41. Rd2 Bf6 42. g3 Bc3 43. Rd3 Ba5 44. Ra3 Bb6+ 45. Kg2 g6 46.
Ra6 Bd4 47. Ra4 Bc5 48. Ra5 Kd6 49. Ra6+ Ke5 50. Ra5 Kd4 51. Ra4+ Ke3 52. Re4+
Kd3 53. Re5 Be3 54. Ra5 Ke2 55. Re5 Bd7 56. Re7 Be6 57. g4 Bd5 58. gxh5 gxh5
59. Kg3 f5 0-1

Horobetz-Puckett City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
B10: Caro-Kann: 2 d3 and 2 c4

1. e4 c6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. dxe4 Nf6 5. Ngf3 Bg4 6. h3 Bh5 7. c3 Nbd7 8.
Be2 Bg6 9. e5 Nd5 10. e6 fxe6 11. Nc4 Qc7 12. Ng5 Bf7 13. O-O Bg8 14. Bg4 O-O-O
15. Bxe6 h6 16. Bxg8 hxg5 17. Bxd5 cxd5 18. Qxd5 g4 19. h4 Rxh4 20. g3 Rh3 21.
Rd1 e6 22. Nd6+ Bxd6 23. Qxd6 Qxd6 24. Rxd6 Rdh8 25. Kf1 Rh1+ 26. Ke2 Rg1 27.
Rd1 Rxd1 28. Kxd1 Rh1+ 29. Ke2 Nf6 30. Ke3 Re1+ 31. Kd2 Rf1 32. Ke2 Rg1 33. Ke3
Re1+ 34. Kd2 Rf1 35. Ke2 Rh1 36. b3 Ne4 37. c4 Rh2 38. Be3 Nxg3+ 39. Kd3 Nh1
40. Rf1 a6 41. b4 Kd7 42. a4 e5 43. c5 Ke6 44. b5 axb5 45. axb5 Kd5 46. Kc3 g3
47. fxg3 Nxg3 48. Rd1+ Ke4 49. c6 bxc6 50. bxc6 0-1

Shen-Schexnaydre City Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
B79: Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack, 9 Bc4 Bd7 10 0-0-0 Qa5

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8. Bc4 
Nc6 9. Qd2 Bd7 10. O-O-O Rc8 11. Bb3 Ne5 12. g4 Nc4 13. Bxc4 Rxc4 14. h4 Qa5 
15. Nb3 Qa6 16. Kb1 Rfc8 17. h5 b5 18. hxg6 fxg6 19. Bh6 Bxh6 20. Qxh6 Rxc3 
21. bxc3 Be8 22. Kb2 Qc6 23. Qd2 Bf7 24. Rhe1 Qc7 25. Re3 Nd7 26. f4 Nb6 27. Qe2 Nc4+ 
28. Kb1 Nxe3 29. Qxe3 Bxb3 30. cxb3 Qxc3 31. Qxc3 Rxc3 32. Rd5 Rc5 33. Rd3 Kg7 
34. g5 h6 35. gxh6+ Kxh6 36. Rh3+ Kg7 37. Rg3 Kf6 38. Kb2 b4 39. Rg4 e5 40. fxe5+ dxe5 
41. a3 a5 42. Rg3 g5 43. Rf3+ Kg6 44. Rf8 g4 45. Rb8 bxa3+ 46. Kxa3 Kg5 47. b4 axb4+ 
48. Kxb4 Rc1 49. Rf8 g3 50. Rf5+ Kg6 51. Rf3 Rg1 52. Kc3 Rg2 53. Kc4 Kh5 54. Kd5 Kg4 
55. Rf8 Re2 56. Kxe5 g2 57. Rg8+ Kf3 58. Rf8+ Kg3 59. Rg8+ Kh2 60. Rh8+ Kg1 0-1

Stevenson-Dong Reserve Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
A01: Nimzowitsch-Larsen Opening

1. b3 e5 2. Bb2 Nc6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Bb5 d6 5. d3 a6 6. Bxc6+ bxc6 7. h3 Be7 8.
Nf3 c5 9. Nbd2 Be6 10. e4 h6 11. O-O O-O 12. Re1 Nh5 13. Nxe5 dxe5 14. Qxh5
f6 15. Re3 Qe8 16. Qxe8 Rfxe8 17. Nc4 Bxc4 18. dxc4 a5 19. a4 Red8 20. Bc3
g5 21. Kf1 Kg7 22. Ke2 Kg6 23. Rd1 Bd6 24. Rg3 h5 25. h4 g4 26. f3 f5 27.
exf5+ Kxf5 28. fxg4+ hxg4 29. Rf1+ Ke6 30. Rxg4 Re8 31. Re4 Rec8 32. g4 c6
33. g5 Rc7 34. Rf6+ Kd7 35. Bxe5 Re8 36. Rf7+ Ke6 37. Rxc7 Kf5 38. Kf3 Rxe5
39. Rf7+ Ke6 40. Rf6+ Kd7 41. Rxe5 1-0

Kong-Taylor Reserve Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
B44: Sicilian: Taimanov: 5 Nb5

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Bc4 Qc7 6. Be3 a6 7. O-O Nf6 8.
Nc3 b5 9. Bd3 Bb7 10. a3 Be7 11. Re1 O-O 12. h3 Rad8 13. Qd2 Nxd4 14. Bxd4 e5
15. Be3 d5 16. exd5 Nxd5 17. Nxd5 Bxd5 18. Rad1 Qb7 19. f3 e4 20. fxe4 Bxe4 21.
Qe2 Bh4 22. Rf1 Rfe8 23. Rf4 Bxd3 24. Rxd3 Rxd3 25. Qxd3 Qe7 26. Bf2 Bxf2+ 27.
Kxf2 Rd8 28. Qe3 Qd6 29. Re4 Qf6+ 30. Ke2 h6 31. Re8+ Rxe8 32. Qxe8+ Kh7 33.
Qe4+ g6 34. c3 Qd6 35. a4 bxa4 36. Qxa4 Qe5+ 37. Kf3 Qf5+ 38. Qf4 Qd3+ 39. Qe3
Qf5+ 40. Kg3 Qd5 41. Qf3 Qb3 42. Qf2 a5 43. Qd2 a4 44. Kf3 a3 45. bxa3 Qxa3 46.
Qe3 Qa8+ 47. Qe4 Qa3 48. Qc4 Qe7 49. Qe4 Qf6+ 50. Kg4 Qxc3 51. Qe7 h5+ 52. Kf4
Kg7 53. Qb7 Qd4+ 54. Kf3 Qd3+ 55. Kf4 Qf5+ 56. Kg3 Qe5+ 57. Kf3 Qf5+ 58. Ke3
Qe5+ 59. Kd3 Qg3+ 60. Kc4 Qf4+ 1/2-1/2

Beatty-Griffin Reserve Championship, March 18, 2018, round 4
B11: Caro-Kann: Two Knights Variation


1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nd7 5. Qe2 Ngf6 6. Nd6# 1-0

King-Horobetz City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 3
E58: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: Main Line: 7...Nc6 8 a3 Bxc3

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 c5 6. Nf3 d5 7. O-O Nc6 8. a3
Bxc3 9. bxc3 Qc7 10. cxd5 exd5 11. h3 c4 12. Bc2 b5 13. Nd2 Re8 14. Qe1 a5
15. f3 Rb8 16. Qf2 b4 17. Bb2 bxc3 18. Bxc3 1/2-1/2

Puckett-Shen City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 3
C67: Ruy Lopez: Berlin Defence: 4 0-0 Nxe4

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. O-O Nxe4 5. d4 Nd6 6. Bxc6 dxc6 7. dxe5 Nf5
8. Qe2 Bc5 9. Bg5 Be7 10. Rd1 Bd7 11. e6 fxe6 12. Ne5 O-O 13. Rxd7 Qe8 14. Bxe7
Nxe7 15. Nd2 Rc8 16. Ne4 Rf5 17. Nc5 Nd5 18. Qg4 g6 19. Qd4 b6 20. Ng4 e5 21.
Nh6+ Kh8 22. Qa4 bxc5 23. Qxc6 Ne7 24. Qe6 Ng8 25. Qxe8 Rxe8 26. Nxf5 gxf5 27.
Rxc7 1-0

Schexnaydre-Beatty City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 3
E94: King Indian: Classical: 6 Be2 e5 7 0-0: Various Black 7th moves

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 O-O 5. Nf3 d6 6. Be2 Na6 7. O-O e5 8. d5
Nc5 9. Qc2 a5 10. Be3 b6 11. Bg5 h6 12. Be3 Ne8 13. Qd2 Kh7 14. Bd1 Bd7 15.
Bc2 f5 16. exf5 gxf5 17. Kh1 Qf6 18. Bxc5 bxc5 19. a4 Qg6 20. Rg1 e4 21. Ne1
Nf6 22. Nb5 Bxb5 23. axb5 Qh5 24. Bd1 Qh4 25. g3 Qh3 26. Ng2 Ng4 27. Bxg4
Qxg4 28. Rxa5 Be5 29. Rxa8 Rxa8 30. b3 Rf8 31. Qd1 Qg7 32. Qh5 Qf6 33. Nf4
Bxf4 34. gxf4 Ra8 35. Rg5 Rf8 36. Rg3 Ra8 37. Kg2 Rf8 38. Qe2 Ra8 39. Qd2
Rg8 40. Qa5 Rxg3+ 41. fxg3 Qb2+ 42. Kh3 Qg7 43. Kg2 Qb2+ 1/2-1/2

Saurage-Pritchett Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 3
E12: Queen's Indian: Unusual White 4th moves

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. Bg5 h6 5. Bh4 Bb7 6. e3 Be7 7. Nbd2 Ne4 8.
Bxe7 Qxe7 9. Nxe4 Bxe4 10. Nd2 Bb7 11. Qg4 O-O 12. Bd3 d5 13. cxd5 exd5 14.
h4 Nc6 15. h5 Bc8 16. Qf4 Nb4 17. Bb1 c5 18. Nf3 Nc6 19. Nh4 cxd4 20. Nf5
Qf6 21. g4 dxe3 22. Nxh6+ Qxh6 23. g5 Qe6 24. h6 exf2+ 25. Kxf2 g6 26. h7+
Kh8 27. Bxg6 Qxg6 0-1

Taylor-Griffin Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 3
A23: English Opening: 1...e5 2 Nc3 Nf6 3 g3 c6

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 e5 3. Bg2 Bc5 4. Nc3 c6 5. d3 d5 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Nf3 Nc6 8.
O-O Bg4 9. a3 O-O 10. b4 Bd4 11. Bb2 Rc8 12. Rc1 a6 13. h3 Be6 14. Nxd4 Nxd4
15. e3 Nc6 16. Ne2 Qd7 17. Kh2 d4 18. e4 Ne7 19. f4 Rxc1 20. Bxc1 exf4 21.
gxf4 Qc7 22. Nxd4 Rd8 23. Nxe6 fxe6 24. Bb2 Qd7 25. Qb3 Kf8 26. d4 Nc6 27.
e5 Nd5 28. f5 exf5 29. Bxd5 Qxd5 30. Rxf5+ Ke7 31. Qg3 g6 32. Qh4+ Ke6 33.
Rf6+ Kd7 34. Rd6+ Qxd6 35. exd6 Kxd6 36. Qxh7 Re8 37. Qxg6+ Kd7 38. Qg4+ Kd8
39. d5 Ne5 40. Qg5+ Re7 41. Bxe5 Kd7 42. Qxe7+ Kxe7 43. h4 Kf7 44. h5 Kg8
45. d6 1-0

Chidambaram-Kong Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 3
C01: French: Exchange Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5 4. Nc3 Be6 5. Nf3 Nf6 6. Bd3 Be7 7. O-O O-O
8. Be3 Nbd7 9. Qd2 Nb6 10. Rfe1 c6 11. a3 Re8 12. h3 Bd6 13. Bf4 Bxf4 14.
Qxf4 Rc8 15. b4 h6 16. Qd2 Qd6 17. Ne2 Ne4 18. Qf4 Qxf4 19. Nxf4 Bf5 20. Ne2
Re7 21. Ng3 Bh7 22. Bxe4 dxe4 23. Nd2 Rce8 24. Ra2 e3 25. fxe3 Rxe3 26. Rxe3
Rxe3 27. Kf2 Re7 28. Nge4 Bxe4 29. Nxe4 Rxe4 30. c3 Nd5 31. Rc2 Ne3 32. Rc1
Nc4 33. a4 f5 34. Kf3 Kf7 35. a5 Ke6 36. Rc2 Kd5 37. Kf2 Na3 38. Ra2 Nb5 39.
Rc2 Kc4 40. Kf3 Nxc3 41. g4 fxg4+ 42. hxg4 Rxd4 43. Rb2 Kb5 44. Rb3 Nd5 45.
Kg3 Rxb4 46. Rxb4+ Kxb4 47. Kf3 c5 48. Ke2 c4 49. Kd2 c3+ 50. Kc2 Ne3+ 51.
Kc1 Nxg4 52. Kc2 h5 53. Kd1 h4 54. Ke1 h3 55. Kd1 h2 56. Ke1 h1=Q+ 57. Ke2
Qe4+ 58. Kd1 Nf2+ 59. Kc1 Qe1+ 60. Kc2 Qd2+ 0-1

Puckett-King City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
C67: Ruy Lopez: Berlin Defence: 4 0-0 Nxe4

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. O-O Nxe4 5. d4 Nd6 6. Bxc6 dxc6 7. dxe5
Nf5 8. Qe2 Nd4 9. Nxd4 Qxd4 10. Rd1 Bg4 11. Rxd4 Bxe2 12. Nc3 Bh5 13. Bg5 h6
14. Bh4 Bc5 15. Rc4 Bb6 16. Na4 g5 17. Bg3 O-O-O 18. Nxb6+ cxb6 19. f4 gxf4
20. Bxf4 Bg6 21. a4 Rd5 22. b4 h5 23. Kf2 Rhd8 24. a5 Rd4 25. Rxd4 Rxd4 26.
Kg3 Rxb4 27. axb6 axb6 28. c3 Rb3 29. Kh4 Be4 30. Kg5 Kd7 31. Kf6 Bd5 32.
Ra7 c5 33. c4 Bxg2 34. Kxf7 Rf3 35. e6+ Kc6 36. e7 Rxf4+ 37. Ke8 Kc7 0-1

Shen-Beatty City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
E16: Queen's Indian: 4 g3 Bb7 5 Bg2 Bb4+

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 b6 3. Bg2 Bb7 4. c4 e6 5. d4 Bb4+ 6. Nbd2 Bxd2+ 7. Bxd2 Ne4
8. Qc2 Nxd2 9. Qxd2 O-O 10. O-O d5 11. Qc2 Qe7 12. Nd2 Rd8 13. Rfd1 Nc6 14.
e3 Rd7 15. a3 a5 16. Rac1 Qf6 17. Nf3 Rad8 18. Qc3 dxc4 19. Qxc4 e5 20. d5
Ne7 21. e4 c6 22. Qe2 cxd5 23. exd5 Ng6 24. h4 Bxd5 25. h5 Bxf3 26. Bxf3
Rxd1+ 27. Rxd1 Rxd1+ 28. Qxd1 Nf8 29. Qe2 g6 30. Bg2 Kg7 31. b4 axb4 32.
axb4 h6 33. hxg6 fxg6 34. Kf1 Qd6 35. b5 Ne6 36. Be4 Nd4 37. Qc4 Kf6 38. Qc1
g5 39. Qc4 Qe6 40. Qb4 Kg7 41. Qa4 Qd7 42. Bd3 Qb7 43. Kg1 h5 44. Qd1 Nf3+
45. Kf1 h4 46. Qe2 h3 47. Qb2 h2 48. Kg2 Nh4+ 0-1

Horobetz-Schexnaydre City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
B78: 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. Bc4 Bd7 10. O-O-O Rc8 11. Bb3 Ne5 12. Kb1 Nc4 13. Bxc4 Rxc4 14.
h4 Qa5 15. h5 Rfc8 16. hxg6 fxg6 17. Nb3 Qc7 18. Bh6 Bxh6 19. Rxh6 Rxc3 20.
bxc3 Qxc3 21. Qxc3 Rxc3 22. Kb2 Rc6 23. g4 Nxg4 24. fxg4 Bxg4 25. Rg1 Kg7
26. Rh2 Bd7 27. Nd4 Rb6+ 28. Kc1 Ra6 29. c3 Ra5 30. Rb2 b6 31. Rf2 e5 32.
Nf5+ Bxf5 33. exf5 Rc5 34. fxg6 hxg6 35. Rfg2 Rxc3+ 36. Kd2 Ra3 37. Rxg6+
Kf7 38. Rxd6 Rxa2+ 39. Ke3 Ra5 40. Ke4 1-0

Cao-Taylor Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
B30: Sicilian: 2...Nc6 3 Bb5, lines without ...g6

1. e4 c5 2. Bc4 e6 3. Nc3 Nc6 4. Nf3 Qc7 5. d3 a6 6. a4 g6 7. Be3 Bg7 8. Bxc5
Na5 9. Be3 Nxc4 10. dxc4 Qxc4 11. Qd3 Qxd3 12. cxd3 d6 13. O-O Bd7 14. Bd4 e5
15. Bb6 Bc6 16. b4 Nf6 17. Bc7 Kd7 18. Bb6 Ke7 19. Rab1 Rac8 20. Rfc1 Bh6 21.
Rc2 Bxa4 22. Nd5+ Nxd5 23. Rxc8 Rxc8 24. exd5 Bc2 25. Rb2 Bxd3 26. h3 Rc1+ 27.
Kh2 Rb1 28. Ra2 Rxb4 29. Ba5 Rb5 30. Bd2 Bxd2 31. Rxd2 Be4 32. Ne1 Bxd5 33. Nc2
Rb2 34. Rxd5 Rxc2 35. f3 b5 36. Rd1 a5 37. Ra1 a4 38. Rb1 Rc5 39. Rb4 Kd7 40.
Kg3 Kc6 41. Kf2 Rc2+ 42. Kf1 Kc5 43. Rh4 a3 44. Rxh7 a2 45. Rxf7 a1=Q# 0-1

Griffin-Shi Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
D53: Queen Gambit Declined: 4 Bg5 Be7: Early deviations

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. e3 b6 7. Bd3 Bb7 8. O-O
O-O 9. Rc1 Bd6 10. e4 h6 11. Bxf6 Qxf6 12. e5 Qe7 13. exd6 Qxd6 14. Nb5 Qd7 15.
cxd5 exd5 16. Ne5 Nxe5 17. dxe5 Ba6 18. Nc3 Bxd3 19. Qxd3 1-0

Prathipati-Saurage Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
B18: Classical Caro-Kann: 4...Bf5 sidelines

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Nf3 Nd7 7. Bd3 Bxd3 8.
Qxd3 Ngf6 9. Be3 e6 10. Bg5 Qb6 11. Rb1 Nd5 12. c3 c5 13. Ne5 Nxe5 14. dxe5 h6
15. Be3 Rd8 16. O-O Qc6 17. Qe4 Be7 18. Qg4 Nxe3 19. fxe3 O-O 20. Kh1 Qd5 21.
Qe4 Qxe4 22. Nxe4 Rd5 23. Rbd1 Rfd8 24. Nd6 Bxd6 25. Rxd5 exd5 26. exd6 Rxd6
27. Rd1 f5 28. c4 d4 29. exd4 Rxd4 30. Rxd4 cxd4 31. Kg1 Kf7 32. Kf2 Ke6 33.
Kf3 Ke5 34. b4 g5 35. g3 b6 36. h3 g4+ 37. hxg4 fxg4+ 38. Ke2 Ke4 39. c5 bxc5
40. bxc5 Kd5 41. Kd3 Kxc5 42. a4 Kd5 0-1

Stevenson-Chidambaram Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 2
A01: Nimzowitsch-Larsen Opening

1. b3 e5 2. Bb2 Nc6 3. e3 a6 4. Be2 Nf6 5. Nf3 d6 6. O-O Be7 7. d3 O-O 8. Nbd2
h6 9. e4 Be6 10. d4 exd4 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. Bxd4 c5 13. Bb2 Qc7 14. Bf3 Rad8 15.
Re1 Nd7 16. g3 Bf6 17. Bxf6 Nxf6 18. Bg2 Nd7 19. Nf3 Rfe8 20. c4 Bg4 21. Qc2
Re7 22. Qd2 Nf6 23. Qd3 Rde8 24. Nh4 g5 25. h3 Bxh3 26. Bxh3 gxh4 27. gxh4 Nxe4
28. Rad1 Kh8 29. Bf5 Rg8+ 30. Kh1 Nxf2+ 31. Kh2 d5+ 0-1

Schexnaydre-Puckett City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 1
D46: Semi-Slav: 5 e3 Nbd7 6 Bd3, Black avoids the Meran

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. e3 Bd6 6. Bd3 O-O 7. O-O Nbd7 8. e4
dxe4 9. Nxe4 Nxe4 10. Bxe4 Nf6 11. Bc2 h6 12. Qd3 Qc7 13. h4 Rd8 14. Re1 c5 15.
Be3 Bf4 16. Qc3 Bxe3 17. Rxe3 cxd4 18. Nxd4 Ng4 19. Rg3 Qf4 20. Nf3 e5 21. Re1
f5 22. Rxg4 fxg4 23. Nxe5 Bf5 24. Bxf5 Qxf5 25. Qb3 Rf8 26. f3 Rae8 27. Qc3
gxf3 28. Nxf3 Rxe1+ 29. Qxe1 Qc5+ 30. Qf2 Qxc4 31. Qxa7 Qc1+ 32. Kh2 Qxb2 33.
Kg3 Re8 34. Qa4 b5 35. Qa6 Kh7 36. h5 Re2 37. Qc8 Rxg2+ 38. Kh3 Qc2 39. Qd7 Rf2
40. Kg3 Rf1 0-1

King-Shen City Championship, March 17, 2018, round 1
E52: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 4...0-0 5 Nf3 d5 6 Bd3 b6

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 d5 6. Nf3 b6 7. O-O Bb7 8. a3
Bxc3 9. bxc3 Nbd7 10. cxd5 exd5 11. a4 c5 12. Bb2 Qc7 13. h3 h6 14. a5 c4 15.
Bc2 b5 16. Nh2 Rfe8 17. Qe2 a6 18. f3 Nb8 19. e4 Nc6 20. e5 Nxa5 21. Qf2 Nd7
22. f4 Nc6 23. f5 Ncxe5 24. dxe5 Qxe5 25. Nf3 Qe3 26. Nd4 Qxf2+ 27. Kxf2 Nf6
28. Rfe1 Ne4+ 29. Kf3 f6 30. Kf4 Nc5 31. Ba3 Nd7 32. Bd6 Rac8 33. g4 Kf7 34. h4
Nb6 35. Bb4 Nd7 36. Re6 Ne5 37. g5 Rcd8 38. Rxe8 Rxe8 39. Nxb5 hxg5+ 40. hxg5
axb5 41. Ra7 Rb8 42. Bd6 Nc6 43. Bxb8 Nxa7 44. Bxa7 Bc8 45. g6+ Ke7 46. Ke3 Kd6
47. Kd4 1-0

Weng-Stevenson Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 1
B76: 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 Bd7 10. g4 Ne5 11. Be2 Rc8 12. h4 h5 13. Rdg1 Nc4 14. Bxc4 Rxc4
15. Kb1 hxg4 16. fxg4 Nxg4 17. Qe2 Nxe3 18. Qd3 Bxd4 19. e5 Bf5 20. Ne4 Qb6 21.
b3 Rc3 22. Qe2 Bxe4 23. Rc1 Rxb3+ 24. axb3 Qxb3# 0-1

Coleman-Kong Reserve Championship, March 17, 2018, round 1
D45: Semi-Slav: 5 e3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Be2 Bd6 7. O-O O-O 8. b3
b6 9. Bb2 Bb7 10. Re1 Qc7 11. Bd3 e5 12. cxd5 Nxd5 13. Nxd5 cxd5 14. Rc1 Qb8
15. Qc2 e4 16. Ng5 exd3 17. Qxd3 Nf6 18. f3 Bxh2+ 19. Kf1 h6 20. Nh3 a5 21. Qf5
Ba6+ 22. Re2 Bxe2+ 23. Kxe2 Qg3 24. Nf4 Rfe8 25. Rc3 Qxf4 26. Qc2 Bg1 27. Bc1
Qxd4 28. Rd3 Qh4 29. Kf1 Qh1 30. Ke2 Qxg2+ 31. Kd1 Qxc2+ 32. Kxc2 h5 33. e4
dxe4 34. fxe4 Rxe4 35. Bg5 Ng4 36. Rh3 g6 37. Kd3 Nf2+ 38. Kd2 Nxh3 39. Bf6 h4
40. Bc3 Rd8+ 41. Kc2 Re2+ 42. Kc1 Be3+ 43. Bd2 Re1+ 44. Kc2 Rxd2+ 45. Kc3 Rc1# 0-1