Monday, August 20, 2012

Red Bank Open Championship

On Sunday, I finished with a score of 2-1-1 in the game/30 Swiss, at the Monmouth Chess School and Club.

Candidate master Lev Zilbermintz won this PCG.

Round Four: Philidor Counter Gambit

Christopher Moravek (USCF 1727) - Lev Zilbermintz (USCF 2055), Red Bank NJ 8/19/2012

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 f5 4.exf5 e4 5.Nfd2 Nf6 6.Nc3 Bxf5 7.Nb3 d5 8.a3 c6 9.Bf4 Bd6 10.Qd2 O-O 11.O-O-O b5 12.Bxd6 Qxd6 13.Nc5 a5 14.Na2 Nbd7

15.Nxd7 Bxd7 16.Be2 b4 17.a4 c5 18.b3 Rfc8 19.Kb2 c4 20.Qe3 Rab8 21.h3 Bxa4 22.bxa4 b3 23.Nc3 bxc2+ 24.Kxc2 Qa3 25.Rb1 Rb3 26.Rxb3 cxb3+ 27.Kd1 Qa1+ 28.Kd2 Qb2+ 29.Kd1 Qc2+ 30.Ke1 Rxc3

31.Qf4 b2 32.f3 b1=Q+ 33.Kf2 e3+ 34.Kg3 Nh5+, White resigns.