Monday, January 28, 2013

Brandon Nydick - Lev Zilbermintz

Yesterday Lev Zilbermintz [pictured, right front] played the PCG against Brandon Nydick [pictured, left front] at the quads in Westfield.

Round One: Philidor Counter Gambit

Brandon Nydick (USCF 2087) - Lev Zilbermintz (USCF 2117), Westfield NJ 1/27/2013

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 f5 4.Nc3 fxe4 5.Nxe4 d5 6.Nxe5 dxe4 7.Qh5+ g6 8.Nxg6 Nf6 9.Qe5+ Kf7 10.Nxh8+ Kg7 11.Bg5 Be7 12.O-O-O Nc6 13.Qf4 Nd5 14.Qf7+ Kxh8

15.Bxe7 Ncxe7 16.c4 Nb6 17.Qf6+ Kg8 18.c5 Nbd5 19.Qg5+ Kf7 20.f3 e3 21.Bd3 Nf6 22.Qxe3 Be6 23.g4 Bxa2 24.g5 Nfd5 25.Qe4 Ng6 26.h4 Ndf4 27.Bc2 Bc4 28.h5 Ne2+ 29.Kb1 Nf8 30.g6+ hxg6 31.hxg6+ Kg7 32.Qe3 Kg8 33.Qh6 Qf6 34.Rh5 Re8 35.Rg5 c6

36.Rh1 Nxd4 37.Be4 Rxe4 38.fxe4 Bd3+ 39.Ka1 Nc2+ 40.Ka2 Nb4+ 41.Ka1 Nc2+ 42.Ka2 Nb4+ 43.Ka1 Nc2+, draw.