Sunday, November 22, 2009

Hamilton Quads 11/21/2009

Yesterday's top quad in Hamilton ended today at 1am! I finished with a score of 1-1-1 against three masters. Here is my win.

Round One: Caro-Kann Defense, Exchange Variation

Boris Privman (USCF 2205) - Jim West (USCF 2200), Hamilton NJ 11/21/2009

1.d4 Nf6 2.Bf4 g6 3.e3 Bg7 4.Nf3 O-O 5.h3 c5 6.c3 Nc6 7.Nbd2 cxd4 8.exd4 d5 9.Bd3 Bf5 10.Qe2 Bxd3 11.Qxd3 Qd7 12.g4 h5 13.g5 Ne8 14.O-O-O Rc8 15.Kb1 Nd6

16.Nh4 a5 17.Rde1 a4 18.a3 Na5 19.Bxd6 Qxd6 20.Qb5 Nc4 21.Nxc4 Rxc4 22.Ng2 e6 23.Ne3 Qc6 24.Qxc6 Rxc6 25.f4 Rd8 26.Nc2 Bf8 27.Re2 Bd6 28.Rf1 Kg7 29.Ne1 b5 30.Nd3 Rc4 31.Ne5 Bxe5 32.fxe5 Rd7

33.Kc2 Rb7 34.Kd3 Ra7 35.Ref2 Rb7 36.h4 Ra7 37.Rb1 Rc6 38.b3 Rac7 39.Rc2 Rc8 40.Kd2 Kf8 41.bxa4 bxa4 42.Rb4 Rc4 43.Rxc4 Rxc4 44.Rb2 Rc7 45.Rb8+ Ke7 46.Ra8 Rc4 47.Kd3 Kd7 48.Ra7+ Ke8 49.Rb7 Rc6 50.Rb4 Ra6 51.c4 dxc4+ 52.Kxc4 Rc6+ 53.Kb5 Rc3

54.Rxa4 Rh3 55.d5 exd5 56.Kc5 d4 57.Kd6 Kf8 58.e6 fxe6 59.Kxe6 Rxh4 60.Kf6 Rf4+ 61.Kxg6 h4 62.Kh7 h3 63.Ra8+ Ke7 64.Ra7+ Kd8, White resigns.