Thursday, July 11, 2019

Weekend Open, Round 3, 7/6/2019

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

Round Three: Budapest Gambit, Fajarowicz Variation

William Tse (USCF 1933) - Jim West (USCF 2200), Marshall Chess Club 7/6/2019

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e5 3.dxe5 Ne4 4.Nf3 Bb4+ 5.Bd2 Nxd2 6.Nbxd2 Nc6 7.a3 Bxd2+ 8.Qxd2 Qe7 9.g3 Nxe5 10.Nxe5 Qxe5 11.Bg2 O-O 12.O-O d6 13.Rac1 Rb8 14.b4 b6 15.e3 Bb7

16.Bxb7 Rxb7 17.Qd5 Rbb8 18.Qxe5 dxe5 19.Rfd1 Rfd8 20.Rd5 f6 21.Rcd1 Rxd5 22.Rxd5 Rf8 23.Kg2 g6 24.b5 Rf7 25.Kf3 Kf8 26.Rd8+ Ke7 27.Ra8 Kd6 28.Rxa7 Kc5 29.Ra4 f5 30.Ke2 Rd7 31.Rb4 e4

32.h4 h6 33.Ra4 g5 34.h5 g4 35.Ra8 Rg7 36.Rh8 Rg5 37.Rxh6 Kxc4 38.Rh7 Kxb5 39.h6 Rh5 40.Rh8 c5 41.h7 Kc4 42.Kd2 Rh2 43.Kc1 Kc3 44.Kb1 c4 45.a4 Kb3 46.Kc1 c3 47.Rd8 Rxh7 48.Rd5 Rh1+ 49.Rd1 Rxd1+ 50.Kxd1 Kxa4

51.Kc2 Kb4 52.Kc1 Kc4 53.Kc2 b5 54.Kc1 b4 55.Kc2 b3+ 56.Kc1 Kd3 57.Kb1 Ke2 58.f4 exf3 59.e4 fxe4 60.Kc1 Kf2 61.Kd1 e3 62.Kc1 Kxg3 63.Kd1 Kf2 64.Kc1 e2 65.Kb1 e1=Q#.