Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Daftani - Zilbermintz

Candidate master Lev Zilbermintz, as Black, defeats NM Maraj Daftani in this game of blitz chess. Zilbermintz's comments can be found at Unorthodox Chess Openings.

Philidor Counter Gambit

Maraj Daftani (QC 2326) - Lev Zilbermintz (QC 2051), East Orange NJ 7/16/2011

1.e4 e5 2.d4 d6 3.Nf3 f5 4.exf5 e4 5.Ng5 Bxf5 6.d5 h6 7.Nxe4 Bxe4 8.Qh5+ g6 9.Qe2 Qe7 10.Qb5+ c6 11.dxc6 Bd3+ 12.Be3 Bxb5 13.Bxb5 bxc6 14.Bd3 Qf6 and Black wins.