Friday, February 15, 2019

Thursday Night Action 2/14/2019

On Thursday, I finished with a score of 2-1-1 in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Two: Sicilian Defense, Sveshnikov Variation

Jim West (USCF 2204) - Bartosz Kocwin (USCF 2292), Marshall Chess Club 2/14/2019

1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 e6 6.Ndb5 d6 7.Bf4 e5 8.Bg5 a6 9.Bxf6 gxf6 10.Na3 b5 11.Nd5 Rb8 12.c3 f5 13.exf5 Bxf5 14.Nc2 Bg7 15.Nce3 Bg6 16.g3 O-O 17.Bg2 f5 18.O-O f4

19.gxf4 exf4 20.Nxf4 Rxf4 21.Bxc6 Kh8 22.Kh1 Qf6 23.Qd2 Rf8 24.Rad1 Rxf2 25.Rxf2 Qxf2 26.Qxf2 Rxf2 27.Rxd6 Bf8 28.Rd8 Kg7 29.Rd7+ Kh8 30.Rd8 Kg7 31.Rd7+ Kh8, draw.