Monday, March 8, 2010

Westfield Game/15 Swiss 3/7/2010

Yesterday I finished with a score of 3-2-0 in a game/15 Swiss tournament at Westfield.

It is not necessary to keep score at quick chess events. So I am presenting the following game from memory.

Round Two: Vienna Game

L.G. (QC 1699) - Jim West (QC 2024), Westfield NJ 3/7/2010

1.e4 e5 2.Nc3 d6 3.Bc4 Nc6 4.f4 Nf6 5.Nf3 Bg4 6.fxe5 Nxe5 7.Bb3 Be7 8.d4 Nxf3+ 9.gxf3 Bh3 10.Be3 O-O 11.Qd2 c6 12.Rg1 Kh8 13.O-O-O Be6

14.Bxe6 fxe6 15.Qg2 Rf7 16.Kb1 Qf8 17.Qh3 e5 18.d5 cxd5 19.Nxd5 Nxd5 20.Rxd5 Rxf3 21.Rg3 Rf1+ 22.Bc1 Qf4 23.Re3 Bg5 24.Rdd3 Rf8 25.b3 Qf2

26.Rf3 Rxc1+ 27.Kb2 Rxc2+ 28.Ka3 Rxa2+ 29.Kb4 Qc5#.