Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Marshall May FIDE Weekend 5/7/2017

On Sunday, this game was played in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Four: Larsen's Opening

Jim West (USCF 2200) - Victor Chen (USCF 1961), Marshall Chess Club 5/7/2017

1.b3 d5 2.Bb2 Bf5 3.e3 e6 4.Nf3 h6 5.c4 c6 6.Nc3 Nf6 7.Rc1 Nbd7 8.d3 Be7 9.cxd5 exd5 10.Be2 O-O 11.O-O a5 12.h3 Bh7 13.Re1 Re8 14.Bf1 Bf8

15.Rc2 Nc5 16.Rd2 Qb6 17.Nh2 a4 18.bxa4 Qa5 19.Nb1 Nfd7 20.Bc3 Qxa4 21.Rb2 Qa7 22.Bd4 Qa5 23.Bc3 Qa4 24.Qd2 Be7 25.Nf3 Bf6 26.Bxf6 Nxf6

27.Nc3 Qa3 28.Rd1 b5 29.Nd4 Rec8 30.Nb1 Qa6 31.Nc3 Qa3 32.Nb1 Qa6 33.Nc3, draw.