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41st Mid-South Open
John Hurt started the tradition of the Mid-South Open in 1960.









Mid-South Open -- 41st Mid-South                             Cross Table, Page 1

  No.       Name(Team)                  Rate Rd 1  Rd 2  Rd 3  Rd 4  Rd 5  Score

   1.    Carlos Sims (2)............... 1730 W3    W5    L2    W6    D4      3.5
   2.    Allan Bogle (3)............... 1524 W8    D6    W1    L3    W5      3.5
   3.    Divakaran Marella (10)........ nnnn L1    W4    -H-   W2    W6      3.5
   4.    Gary Pylant (1)............... 1846 L6    L3    W9    W10   D1      2.5
   5.    Aaron Smith (5)............... 1336 W7    L1    W8    -H-   L2      2.5
   6.    Michael Sansom (7)............ 1295 W4    D2    W10   L1    L3      2.5
   7.    Jason Spires (9)..............  957 L5    L8    -H-   -B-   X9      2.5
   8.    Douglas Golonka (8)........... 1161 L2    W7    L5    L9    W10     2.0
   9.    Dr Robert Schoumacher (4)..... 1513 -H-   L10   L4    W8    F7      1.5
  10.    Keith Rice (6)................ 1309 -H-   W9    L6    L4    L8      1.5


Mid-South Open 41st Mid-South - Round 5                    Pairing Sheet, Page 1

 Board                     White                                 Black

  101.   0.5  Carlos Sims (3.5)                 0.5  Gary Pylant (2.5)                

  102.   0.0  Aaron Smith (2.5)                 1.0  Allan Bogle (3.5)                

  103.   0.0  Michael Sansom (2.5)              1.0  Divakaran Marella (3.5)          

  104.  F0.0  Dr Robert Schoumacher (1.5)      F1.0  Jason Spires (2.5)               

  105.   0.0  Keith Rice (1.5)                  1.0  Douglas Golonka (2.0)            



Mid-South Open -- 41st Mid-South                               Standings, Page 1

Place            Name/Team             Rate Score  MMed   Solk   Cum   CumOp
    1 Carlos Sims (2)                  1730   3.5   12.0   14.5   11.5   43.0
    2 Allan Bogle (3)                  1524   3.5   12.0   14.0   11.0   43.0
    3 Divakaran Marella (10)           nnnn   3.5   12.0   12.0    8.0   38.0
    4 Michael Sansom (7)               1295   2.5    9.5   14.5   10.0   42.0
    5 Gary Pylant (1)                  1846   2.5    8.0   13.0    5.5   39.5
    6 Aaron Smith (5)                  1336   2.5    7.0   10.5    8.5   29.5
    7 Jason Spires (9)                  957   2.5    2.0    4.5    2.0   13.5
    8 Douglas Golonka (8)              1161   2.0    7.5   11.0    5.0   31.5
    9 Keith Rice (6)                   1309   1.5    6.5    9.0    6.0   24.5
   10 Dr Robert Schoumacher (4)        1513   1.5    3.5    6.0    4.0   16.5






Bogle-Sims


1. b3 e5 2. Bb2 Nc6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Bb5 d6 5. Ne2 Bd7 6. Bxc6 Bxc6 7. O-O h5 8.

f4 Ng4 9. h3 Qe7 10. hxg4 h4 11. d3 exf4 12. e4 h3 13. Nxf4 hxg2 14. Nxg2

O-O-O 15. Qf3 d5 16. Qxf7 Qc5+ 17. Qf2 dxe4 18. d4 Qd6 19. Qf4 e3 20. Qxd6

Bxd6 21. Nxe3 Bg3 22. d5 Rxd5 23. Kg2 Rd3+ 24. Kxg3 Rxe3+ 25. Kf4 Re2 26.

Na3 Rg8 27. Rae1 g5+ 28. Kf5 Bd7+ 29. Kf6 Bxg4 30. Rxe2 Bxe2 31. Rg1 g4 32.

Be5 Kd7 33. Nc4 Re8 34. Ne3 Rf8+ 35. Kg5 Re8 36. Bf4 Rg8+ 37. Kf5 Rf8+ 38.

Ke5 c6 39. Nxg4 Re8+ 40. Kf5 Rf8+ 41. Nf6+ Ke7 42. Rg7+ Kd8 43. Rxb7 Bg4+

44. Kg5 Bh3 45. Rxa7 Rh8 46. Rh7 Rxh7 47. Nxh7 Kc8 48. Nf6 Bg2 49. Ng4 Kb7

50. Ne3 Be4 51. c3 Bb1 52. a3 Be4 53. Kf6 Bh1 54. Ke5 Bf3 55. Kd4 Bh1 56.

Kc5 Bf3 57. Nc4 Bd5 58. b4 Bg2 59. Na5+ Kc8 60. Nxc6 white won soon


Marella-Pylant


1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 Bxa6 6. Nc3 g6 7. Nf3 d6 8.

e4 Bxf1 9. Kxf1 Nbd7 10. g3 Bg7 11. Kg2 O-O 12. Re1 Qb6 13. Qc2 Rfb8 14. Nd2

Ne8 15. b3 Nc7 16. Bb2 Qa7 17. Ne2 Ne5 18. f4 Ng4 19. Nc4 f6 20. h3 Nh6 21.

Ng1 Nf7 22. Nf3 Nb5 23. Qd2 Qa6 24. Ng1 Ra7 25. Nf3 Rba8 26. Qf2 Qb7 27. a4

Nc7 28. Nfd2 f5 29. Bxg7 Kxg7 30. exf5 Nxd5 31. Qf3 gxf5 32. Kh2 Nf6 33. Qc3

Qb4 34. Rac1 Qb7 35. Nf3 Re8 36. Ng5 Qb4 37. Qxb4 cxb4 38. Ne6+ Kg6 39. Ne3

Ne4 40. g4 Nd2 41. gxf5+ Kf6 42. Nd5+ Kxf5 43. Ng7+ Kg6 44. Nxe8 Nf3+ 45.

Kg3 1:0




Smith-Golonka


1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. h3 Bg7 5. Nf3 c5 6. dxc5 Qa5 7. Bd2 Qxc5 8.

Be2 Bd7 9. Be3 Qc7 10. Nd4 Nc6 11. Ncb5 Qb8 12. Qd2 Nxe4 13. Qd3 Nc5 14. Qa3

a6 15. Nxc6 Bxc6 16. Nd4 Bxg2 17. Rg1 Bxh3 18. O-O-O h5 19. Nf3 O-O 20. Bxc5

dxc5 21. Qxc5 Qf4+ 22. Kb1 Rfc8 23. Qa3 Rc7 24. Ng5 Bf5 25. Bd3 Bxd3 26.

Qxd3 Qb4 27. Qb3 Qxb3 28. axb3 Rac8 29. c3 b5 30. Rd3 Bf6 31. Ne4 Kg7 32.

Ng3 Rh8 33. Nf5+ Kh7 34. Ng3 Rc5 35. Rd7 Re5 36. f3 Re3 37. Rf1 Ra8 38. Ne4

Kg7 39. Rd2 b4 40. Kc2 bxc3 41. bxc3 Rc8 42. c4 Rb8 43. Nc5 a5 44. Rd3 Rxd3

45. Kxd3 h4 46. Rh1 e6 47. Kc2 g5 48. Ne4 Kg6 49. Nf2 Bd4 50. Ne4 f5 51. Nd6

Kh5 52. Re1 h3 53. Rxe6 h2 54. Nxf5 Rh8 55. Ng3+ Kh4 56. Nh1 Kh3 57. Re2 Rf8

58. Kd3 Bc5 59. Re5 Rxf3+ 60. Ke2 Rxb3 61. Rxc5 a4 62. Rxg5 a3 63. Ra5 Rb2+

64. Kf3 Rb3+ 65. Kf2 Kh4 66. c5 Rb2+ 67. Ke3 a2 68. c6 Rc2 69. Ra4+ Kh3 70.

c7 Kg2 71. Rxa2 Rxa2 72. c8=Q Ra3+ 73. Kd2 Ra2+ 74. Kc3 Kxh1 1:0






Sims-Pylant

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be2 Bg7 7. Be3 Nc6 8.
Qd2 O-O 9. f3 Bd7 10. g4 Rc8 11. h4 Ne5 12. O-O-O Nc4 13. Bxc4 Rxc4 14. h5
b5 15. hxg6 fxg6 16. e5 Nxg4 17. fxg4 Bxg4 18. Ndxb5 Bf3 19. Rhf1 d5 20.
Rde1 e6 21. Nd4 Bg4 22. b3 Rc8 23. Rxf8+ Bxf8 24. Nb1 Qc7 25. Bg5 Bg7 26.
Bf6 Rf8 27. Kb2 Qb6 28. Bxg7 Kxg7 29. c3 a5 30. a4 Qc7 31. Rg1 Bf5 32. Rh1
h5 33. Qg5 Qxe5 34. Rxh5 Qf6 35. Qh6+ Kf7 36. Qh7+ Qg7 37. Nxf5 gxf5 38.
Qxg7+ Kxg7 39. Rg5+ Kf6 40. Rg2 e5 41. Nd2 f4 42. Kc2 e4 43. c4 f3 44. Rf2
Ke5 45. cxd5 Kxd5 46. Kc3 Rc8+ 47. Nc4 Rg8 48. Kd2 Kd4 49. Ne3 Rb8 50. Nc2+
Ke5 51. Kc3 Kf4 52. Rh2 Kg3 53. Rh7 Re8 54. Kd2 Kf2 55. Rh2+ draw

Last Modified: December 01, 2001