Monday, January 30, 2017

Marshall Sunday Game/45 1/29/2017

On Sunday, I finished with score of 1-1-1 plus a half point bye in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Two: Larsen's Opening

Jim West (USCF 2200) - Brian Arthur (USCF 2068), Marshall Chess Club 1/29/2017

1.b3 Nf6 2.Bb2 d5 3.e3 Bf5 4.f4 e6 5.Nf3 Nbd7 6.Be2 Be7 7.O-O O-O 8.a4 c5 9.Na3 Rc8 10.h3 Ne4 11.Qe1 Bf6

12.Bxf6 Qxf6 13.Bb5 Nb8 14.Ne5 a6 15.Bd3 Rfd8 16.a5 Nc6 17.Bxe4 Bxe4 18.d3 Bg6 19.Nxc6 Rxc6 20.Ra2 e5 21.f5 Bh5 22.g4 Qg5 23.Qg3 f6 24.Rf3 Bf7 25.h4 Qh6 26.g5 Qh5 27.Ra1 e4 28.dxe4 dxe4 29.Rff1 Rd2

30.Nc4 Bxc4 31.bxc4 Rcd6 32.Rab1, draw.