Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Marshall September Under 2300 9/20/2015

On Sunday, with a perfect score, NM Hans Niemann [pictured] won the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Four: Alekhine Defense, King's Indian Attack

Jim West (USCF 2200) - Kai Kronberg (USCF 1938), Marshall Chess Club 9/20/2015

1.e4 Nf6 2.d3 d5 3.Nd2 e5 4.Ngf3 Nc6 5.g3 Bc5 6.Bg2 O-O 7.O-O Be6 8.c3 h6 9.b4 Bb6 10.b5 Ne7 11.Nxe5 Qd6 12.d4 Rad8 13.a4 dxe4 14.Ba3 c5 15.bxc6 Qc7

16.a5 Bxd4 17.cxd4 Rxd4 18.Nd7 Nxd7 19.cxd7 Qxd7 20.Bxe7 Rxd2 21.Bxf8 Rxd1 22.Rfxd1 Qc7 23.Bd6 Qc4 24.Bf4 f5 25.Be3 a6 26.h4 Kh7 27.Rdc1 Qd5 28.Rc5 Qb3 29.Rac1 Qb4 30.Bf4 Kh8 31.h5 Bd7

32.Bh3 Qa3 33.Bxf5 Bxf5 34.Rxf5 Qd3 35.Re5 Kg8 36.Re1 Qd8 37.R1xe4 Kf7 38.Kg2 Kf6 39.Re6+ Kf7 40.R4e5 Qc8 41.Re7+ Kf6 42.R5e6+ Kf5 43.Rg6, Black resigns.