Monday, January 23, 2012

Marshall January Under 2300, Day 2

At the Marshall Chess Club, I finished the under 2300 tournament with a score of 1-0-3.

Round Four: Philidor Counter Gambit

Rachel Gologorsky (USCF 2032) - Jim West (USCF 2200), Marshall Chess Club 1/22/2012

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 f5 4.exf5 e4 5.Qe2 Qe7 6.Ng5 Nf6 7.Ne6 Bxe6 8.fxe6 d5 9.Bg5 Qxe6 10.Qb5+ Qc6 11.Qb3 Qb6

12.Qxb6 axb6 13.Nd2 Nbd7 14.f3 exf3 15.Nxf3 Bd6 16.Bd3 O-O 17.O-O, draw.