Sunday, July 2, 2017

Marshall Saturday Game/60 7/1/2017

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

Round One: Sicilian Defense, Najdorf Variation

Jim West (USCF 2203) - Dennis Li (USCF 1811), Marshall Chess Club 7/1/2017

1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Bc4 b5 7.Bb3 Bb7 8.O-O g6 9.Re1 Nbd7 10.a4 b4 11.Nd5 Nxd5 12.exd5 Bg7 13.Nc6 Bxc6 14.dxc6 Ne5

15.f4 Nxc6 16.Qd5 Qb6+ 17.Be3 Bd4 18.Qxf7+ Kd8 19.Bxd4 Qxd4+ 20.Kh1 Kc7 21.Rad1 Qc5 22.Rd5 Qb6 23.a5 Qb7 24.Rxe7+ Nxe7 25.Qxe7+ Kb8 26.Qxd6+ Qc7 27.Qxb4+ Ka7 28.Qd4+ Kb8 29.Qxh8+, Black resigns.