Monday, August 3, 2009

Marshall Chess Club Swiss 8/2/2009

Yesterday I played in a game/30 Swiss at the Marshall Chess Club where my final score was 3-2-0. This is my win from the third round.

Round Three: Philidor Counter Gambit

Michael Layevskiy (USCF 1959) - Jim West (USCF 2205), Marshall Chess Club 8/2/2009

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 f5 4.Nc3 fxe4 5.Nxe4 d5 6.Nc3 e4 7.Ne5 Nf6 8.Bg5 Bb4 9.a3 Bxc3+ 10.bxc3 O-O 11.c4 c6 12.cxd5 cxd5 13.Be2 Nc6 14.O-O Qe8

15.Nxc6 bxc6 16.c4 Qg6 17.Bf4 Ng4 18.Bg3 Be6 19.h3 Ne3 20.Bh5 Qxg3 21.fxg3 Rxf1+ 22.Qxf1 Nxf1 23.Kxf1 dxc4 24.Rb1 g6 25.Bd1 Rd8 26.Ke2 Rxd4 27.Rb8+ Kg7 28.Rb7+ Rd7 29.Rxd7+ Bxd7

30.Ke3 c5 31.Kxe4 Bc6+ 32.Ke5 Bxg2 33.h4 c3 34.Bc2 Bh3 35.Kd5 Bf5, White resigns.