Sims,C (1857) - Turner,G (1853) [D37]
John Hurt Memorial 3
[Chess Tiger 14.0 (60s)]
1.d4 d5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.c4 e6 4.Nc3 Be7 5.Bf4 a6 6.e3 0–0 7.Bd3 dxc4 8.Bxc4 b5 9.Bd3 Bb7 10.0–0 c5 11.dxc5 Bxc5 12.Qc2 last book move 12...Qe7 [12...Nbd7 13.Rfd1 Qe7 14.Ng5=] 13.Bg5 [13.Ng5 g6 White is a little better] 13...h6= 14.Bh4 [14.Bh7+ Kh8 15.Bxf6 gxf6=] 14...Nbd7 [14...Rc8 15.Rac1=] 15.Be4 [15.Bh7+ Kh8 16.Be4 Ra7=] 15...Bxe4= 16.Nxe4 Rac8 [Better is 16...g5 17.Bg3 Nxe4 18.Qxe4 Nf6 but White is still slightly better] 17.Qd2?? a transit from better to worse [17.Rac1 g5 18.Bg3 Nxe4 19.Qxe4 Nf6 with a small edge for White] 17...e5?? Black loses the upper hand [17...Nxe4!? 18.Bxe7 Nxd2 19.Bxf8 Nxf3+ 20.gxf3 Kxf8 21.Rac1 Black wins] 18.Rfc1?? White lets it slip away [18.Qd3=] 18...Qe6?? spoils everything [18...Nxe4 Black had this great chance 19.Bxe7 Nxd2 20.Bxf8 Nxf3+ 21.gxf3 Rxf8 Black wins (21...Kxf8 22.b4 White has a small edge; 21...Nxf8? 22.b4 White wins) ] 19.Bxf6 White wins 19...gxf6 [19...Bb6 cannot undo what has already been done 20.Bh4 Nc5 21.Nxc5 Bxc5 White should win] 20.Qd3 [20.Qxd7! ends the debate 20...Be7 21.Qd1] 20...f5? [20...Be7!? deserves consideration 21.Ng3 Nc5 White is only slightly better] 21.Qxd7! Annihilates a defender: d7 21...fxe4 [21...Qxd7 A deflection 22.Nf6+ Theme: Double Attack] 22.Qxe6 fxe6 23.Nxe5 [23.Nd2 Be7 White is better] 23...Rf5 [23...Rfd8 24.Kf1 White stands better] 24.Nd7 Rc7 25.Nxc5 [25.Nb8 a5 White is better] 25...Rfxc5 26.Rxc5 Rxc5 27.f3 [27.h3!?] 27...exf3 28.gxf3 Rc2 29.Rb1 [29.b4 Rb2=] 29...Kf7 30.a3 [30.a4 b4 with a small edge for Black] 30...Re2 Black is slightly better 31.e4 Kf6 32.b3 [32.h4 Ke5 Black is better] 32...Ra2 [32...Ke5 33.Rc1 Re3 34.Rc6 Rxb3 35.Rxa6 Rxf3 36.Kg2 Black is much better] 33.a4 [33.b4 Ke5 34.Rc1 Kf4 Black stands better] 33...bxa4 [33...Ke5 34.Rc1 with the better game for Black] 34.bxa4 Black is slightly better 34...Rxa4 [34...Ke5 35.Rb6 Rxa4 36.Kf2 Black is slightly better] 35.Rb2 [35.Kf2 a5=] 35...a5 [35...Ke5 36.Rb7 Black is better] 36.Kf2 [36.Rb5 Ra2 Black is slightly better] 36...Rb4 37.Ra2 a4 38.Kg3 Ke5 39.Kg4 [39.Ra3 Black is still better] 39...Kf6 [39...Kd4!? 40.Ra3 Kc5 Black wins] 40.h4 [40.Kg3 e5 Black is slightly better] 40...Kg6 41.Kf4 Kf6 42.Ra3 [42.Kg4 Rc4=] 42...h5  Black is slightly better43.Ra2 [Better is 43.Rc3!? which should be examined more closely, but Black is slightly better] 43...e5+ Black is better 44.Kg3 Ke6 45.Kf2 [45.Rc2 Kd6 46.Rc8 Black wins] 45...Rd4 [45...Kd6 a shame that Black overlooked this excellent chance] 46.Ke3= Rb4 47.Kf2 Kd6 48.Ra3? [48.Ke2 Kc5 49.Kd1 Black wins] 48...Kc5 49.Ke2 [49.Kg3 is no salvation 49...Kc4 Black wins ] 49...Rb2+ 50.Kf1 [50.Kd1 what else? 50...Kb4 51.Rd3 Black wins ] 50...Kb4 51.Ra1 [51.Rd3 does not help much 51...a3 52.Rd7 a2] 51...a3 52.f4 exf4 53.e5 a2 54.e6 Rb1+ 55.Kf2 Rxa1 56.e7 Re1! Boing! 57.Kxe1 Decoy to e1 57...a1Q+ 58.Kf2 [58.Ke2 doesn't change the outcome of the game 58...Qe5+ 59.Kf2 Qxe7 60.Kf3 Qe3+ 61.Kg2 Qe2+ 62.Kh3 Qg4+ 63.Kh2 f3 64.Kh1 Qg2#] 58...Qe5 [58...Qa7+ 59.Ke2 Qxe7+ 60.Kf2 Qe4 61.Kf1 Qc2 62.Ke1 f3 63.Kf1 Qe2+ 64.Kg1 Qg2#] 59.e8Q Qxe8 60.Kf3 [60.Kg2 doesn't improve anything 60...Qe2+ 61.Kh3 Qg4+ 62.Kh2 f3 63.Kh1 Qg2#] 60...Qe3+–+ 61.Kg2 f3+ [61...Qe2+ 62.Kh3 Qg4+ 63.Kh2 f3 64.Kh1 Qg2#] 62.Kh1 [62.Kg3 does not solve anything 62...f2+ 63.Kg2 Qe1 64.Kg3 f1Q+ 65.Kh2 Qxh4#] 62...Qe2 [62...Qe2 63.Kg1 Qg2#; 62...Qd2 63.Kg1 Qg2#]  0–1