Wednesday, September 11, 2013

FIDE Mondays 9/9/2013

On Monday evening, my opponent blundered the exchange at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round One: Sicilian Defense, Closed Variation

Hal Rives (FIDE 1814) - Jim West (FIDE 2130), Marshall Chess Club 9/9/2013

1.e4 c5 2.Nc3 d6 3.g3 Nc6 4.Bg2 g6 5.f4 Bg7 6.Nf3 Bg4 7.d3 e6 8.h3 Bxf3 9.Qxf3 Nge7 10.O-O O-O 11.Be3 Nd4 12.Qf2 Rb8

13.Nd1 f5 14.c3 Ndc6 15.Qd2 Qd7 16.Nf2 b6 17.Rfe1 Rbd8 18.Rad1 d5 19.exd5 Nxd5 20.d4 Nxe3 21.Qxe3 cxd4 22.Qxe6+ Qxe6 23.Rxe6 Nb8 24.cxd4 Bxd4 25.Rd2 Na6 26.Kf1 Nc5

27.Re1 Bxf2 28.Rxd8 Rxd8 29.Kxf2 Nd3+ 30.Kf1 Nxe1 31.Kxe1 Rd3 32.g4 fxg4 33.hxg4 Rd4, White resigns.