Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Sunday Game/50, Round 1, 9/15/2019

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

Round One: Philidor Counter Gambit

Mark Rydzewski (USCF 1694) - Jim West (USCF 2205), Marshall Chess Club 9/15/2019

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 f5 4.exf5 e4 5.Ng5 Nf6 6.g4 h5 7.Bg2 d5 8.h3 hxg4 9.hxg4 Rxh1+ 10.Bxh1 Nc6 11.Nh3 Ng8 12.Nc3 Bb4 13.a3 Bxc3+ 14.bxc3 Qh4 15.Bg2 Nf6

16.Bg5 Qxg4 17.Bxf6 Qxd1+ 18.Rxd1 gxf6 19.Nf4 Ne7 20.Ke2 Bxf5 21.Rh1 O-O-O 22.Rh6 Rf8 23.Bh3 Bxh3 24.Rxh3 Rf7 25.Ne6 b6 26.Rh8+ Kd7 27.Nf4 Rg7

28.Nh5 Rf7 29.Rh6 Ke6 30.Nf4+ Kd7 31.Nh5 Ke6 32.Nf4+ Kd7, draw.