Sunday, August 6, 2017

Marshall August FIDE Weekend 8/5/2017

On Saturday, I drew this game in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Two: Pirc Defense

Jose De Villa (USCF 1815) - Jim West (USCF 2200), Marshall Chess Club 8/5/2017

1.d4 Nf6 2.Nc3 g6 3.e4 d6 4.Nf3 Bg7 5.h3 O-O 6.Bd3 Nc6 7.a3 e5 8.d5 Nd4 9.Be3 Nd7 10.h4 Nc5 11.Be2 f5

12.Nxd4 exd4 13.Bxd4 Nxe4 14.Nxe4 fxe4 15.Bxg7 Kxg7 16.Qd4+ Qf6 17.Qxf6+ Rxf6 18.h5 g5 19.Rd1 h6 20.Rd4 Bf5 21.g3 a5 22.a4 b6 23.Rc4 Rf7 24.g4 Bh7 25.Rh2 Re8 26.Rc3 Re5 27.Re3 Rfe7 28.c4 Rf7 29.Bd1 Rf4

30.Kd2 Kf8 31.b3 Re7 32.f3 exf3 33.Rxf3 Rxf3 34.Bxf3 Be4 35.Rf2 Bxf3 36.Rxf3+ Kg7 37.Kd3 Re1 38.Re3 Rxe3+ 39.Kxe3 Kf7 40.Kd4 Ke7 41.Ke3 Kf7, draw.