Sunday, December 30, 2018

Marshall Saturday Game/50 12/29/2018

On Saturday, I finished with a score of 2-0-2 in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round One: Philidor Counter Gambit

Mu Lin (USCF 1789) - Jim West (USCF 2200), Marshall Chess Club 12/29/2018

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 f5 4.dxe5 fxe4 5.Ng5 d5 6.e6 Bc5 7.Nxe4 Be7 8.Ned2 Bxe6 9.c4 Nf6 10.Qb3 O-O 11.cxd5 Bxd5 12.Bc4 Bxc4 13.Qxc4+ Qd5 14.O-O Qxc4 15.Nxc4 Nc6 16.Nc3 Rad8 17.Be3 Ng4

18.Rad1 Nxe3 19.fxe3 Rxf1+ 20.Kxf1 Rxd1+ 21.Nxd1 Bf6 22.Ke2 Kf7 23.Kd2 b5 24.Na3 a6 25.Nc2 b4 26.Kd3 Ne5+ 27.Ke4 a5 28.b3 c6 29.Nf2 Ke7 30.Nd3 Nxd3 31.Kxd3 Kd6 32.e4 Kc5 33.Ne3 g6

34.h3 h5 35.g4 hxg4 36.Nxg4 Bg7 37.Ne3, draw.