Sunday, April 21, 2013

Rahway Swiss 4/20/2013

Yesterday I finished with a score of 2-1-1 in the game/45 tournament at Chess Mates.

Round Four: King's Indian Defense, Averbakh Variation

Vladimir Polyakin (USCF 2110) - Jim West (USCF 2200), Rahway NJ 4/20/2013

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 Bg7 4.e4 d6 5.Be2 O-O 6.Bg5 c5 7.d5 h6 8.Bf4 b5 9.cxb5 a6 10.a4 Qa5 11.Bd2 axb5 12.Bxb5 Qb6 13.Nge2 Ba6 14.O-O Bxb5 15.axb5 Nbd7

16.Qb3 Rfb8 17.Ra3 Ne8 18.Rfa1 Nc7 19.Rxa8 Rxa8 20.Rxa8+ Nxa8 21.Na4 Qa7 22.Qc2 Qb7 23.Nec3 Nab6 24.h4 h5 25.Be3 Bf6 26.Bg5 Bxg5 27.hxg5 Qa7 28.b3 Qa5 29.Nxb6 Nxb6 30.f4 Qb4

31.g3 c4 32.bxc4 Nxc4 33.Qd3 Qc5+ 34.Kg2 Ne3+ 35.Kf3 Nc4 36.Kg2 Ne3+ 37.Kf3 Ng4 38.Nd1 Qg1 39.Ke2 Qg2+ 40.Ke1 Qg1+ 41.Ke2 Qg2+ 42.Ke1 Qg1+ 43.Ke2, draw.