Sunday, April 21, 2019

Marshall April Under 2400 4/20/2019

On Saturday, I played these games in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Two: Philidor Counter Gambit

Lucas Foerster-Yialamas (USCF 1862) - Jim West (USCF 2200), Marshall Chess Club 4/20/2019

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 f5 4.dxe5 fxe4 5.Ng5 d5 6.c4 Bb4+ 7.Bd2 Qxg5 8.Bxb4 d4 9.Qxd4 Nc6 10.Qd2 e3

11.fxe3 Nxb4 12.Qxb4 Qxe3+ 13.Be2 Qc1+ 14.Bd1 Qe3+ 15.Be2 Qc1+ 16.Bd1 Qe3+, draw.

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Round Three: French Defense, King's Indian Attack

Jim West (USCF 2200) - Matthew Boxer (USCF 1900), Marshall Chess Club 4/20/2019

1.e4 e6 2.d3 d5 3.Nd2 Nf6 4.g3 Nc6 5.Bg2 dxe4 6.dxe4 e5 7.Ngf3 Bc5 8.O-O O-O 9.c3 a5 10.Qc2 Be6 11.a4 Qe7 12.Re1 Rfd8 13.Nf1 Ng4 14.Ne3 Nxe3 15.Bxe3 Bxe3 16.Rxe3 Rd6

17.Ree1 Rad8 18.Red1 Qd7 19.Rxd6 Qxd6 20.Bf1 f6 21.Be2 Qc5 22.Rd1 Rd6 23.Rxd6 cxd6 24.Qd2, draw.