Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Marshall Sunday Game/45 8/14/2016

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

I stopped keeping score around move 50 and reconstructed the remainder of the game afterwards.  

The final position is correct.

Round Three: Philidor Counter Gambit

Adi Morgescu (USCF 1969) - Jim West (USCF 2200), Marshall Chess Club 8/14/2016

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 f5 4.dxe5 fxe4 5.Ng5 d5 6.e6 Bc5 7.Nxe4 Be7 8.Qg4 g6 9.Ng5 Nf6 10.Qh3 Bc5 11.Bd3 O-O 12.O-O Nc6 13.Nc3 Qe7 14.b3 Nd8

15.Re1 Bxf2+ 16.Kxf2 Ne4+ 17.Kg1 Nxg5 18.Bxg5 Qxg5 19.Re2 Qf6 20.Bb5 Nxe6 21.Qf3 Qd4+ 22.Qe3 Qxe3+ 23.Rxe3 d4 24.Rxe6 Bxe6 25.Ne4 Bf5 26.Bd3 Bxe4 27.Bxe4 c6 28.Rd1 Rad8 29.g3 Rfe8 30.Bd3 c5

31.Kg2 b6 32.a4 Kg7 33.Rf1 Rf8 34.Re1 Rde8 35.Rd1 Re3 36.Rc1 a5 37.Rd1 Rfe8 38.Kf2 g5 39.Rc1 g4 40.Rd1 h5 41.Bb5 R8e7 42.Bd3 Kf6 43.Bb5 Kg5 44.Bd3 h4 45.Rf1 hxg3+ 46.hxg3 Rf7+ 47.Kg2 Rxf1 48.Bxf1 Kf6 49.Kf2 Rf3+ 50.Kg2 Rc3

51.Bd3 c4 52.Bxc4 Rxc2+ 53.Kf1 Rxc4 54.bxc4 Ke5 55.Ke2 Ke4 56.Kd2 d3 57.Kd1 Kd4 58.Kd2 Kxc4 59.Kd1 Kb4 60.Kd2 Kxa4, White resigns.