Thursday, April 14, 2011

Ippolito - Zilbermintz

On Saturday, candidate master Lev Zilbermintz drew this game against international master Dean Ippolito at the world record event in Raritan.

Ippolito's final score was 67 wins, 4 losses, and 20 draws, for a winning percentage of 84.6%.

King's Indian Defense

Dean Ippolito (USCF 2555) - Lev Zilbermintz (USCF 2091), World Record Event 4/9/2011

1.Nf3 g6 2.d4 Nf6 3.c4 d6 4.g3 Bg7 5.Bg2 Ne4 6.Nbd2 Nxd2 7.Qxd2 O-O 8.O-O Nc6 9.h3 f5 10.d5 Ne5

11.Nxe5 Bxe5 12.f4 Bg7 13.Rb1 Bd7 14.b4 Rb8 15.Bb2 Bxb2 16.Rxb2 a6 17.Re1 e5 18.dxe6 Bxe6, draw.