Monday, July 1, 2013

Marshall Sunday Game/45 6/30/2013

On Sunday, I won this game in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Four: Caro-Kann Defense, Exchange Variation

Jim West (USCF 2219) - Andrew Bykhovsky (USCF 1927), Marshall Chess Club 6/30/2013

1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.exd5 cxd5 4.Bd3 Nf6 5.c3 Bg4 6.Qb3 Qc7 7.h3 Bh5 8.Ne2 Nbd7 9.Nf4 e6 10.Nxh5 Nxh5 11.O-O Bd6 12.Na3 a6 13.Re1 O-O

14.Nc2 Nf4 15.Bf1 Nf6 16.Bxf4 Bxf4 17.Ne3 Ne4 18.Qc2 Rac8 19.Bd3 f5 20.Bxe4 fxe4 21.Ng4 h5 22.Ne5 Bxe5 23.dxe5 Qxe5 24.f3 Qg3 25.fxe4 d4 26.Rac1 dxc3 27.bxc3 Rf3 28.c4 b5 29.c5 Rcf8 30.Re2 b4 31.Qd2 a5

32.c6 Rd3 33.Qe1 Qc7 34.Rec2 Rc8 35.Qe2 Qb6+ 36.Kh1 Rd6 37.Qxh5 Rdxc6 38.Rxc6 Rxc6 39.Qe8+ Kh7 40.Qxc6, Black resigns.