Friday, December 14, 2018

Thursday Night Action 12/13/2018

On Thursday, I finished with a score of 1-1-1 plus a half point bye in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Four: Larsen's Opening

Jim West (USCF 2203) - Kyle Anderson (USCF 1873), Marshall Chess Club 12/13/2018

1.b3 c5 2.Bb2 Nf6 3.e3 g6 4.f4 Bg7 5.Nf3 Nc6 6.a4 d5 7.Bb5 a6 8.Bxc6+ bxc6 9.Ne5 Qc7 10.Qc1 Ne4 11.O-O O-O 12.d3 Nd6 13.Nd2 f6 14.Nef3 Be6 15.e4 Bf7

16.Qe1 d4 17.e5 Nf5 18.Nc4 Bxc4 19.bxc4 Ne3 20.Rf2 fxe5 21.fxe5 Bxe5 22.Re2 Bf4 23.Ba3 Qd6 24.Qa5 Qf6 25.Qxc5 Nf5 26.Rae1 Be3+ 27.Kh1 Nh4 28.Qxe7 Nxf3 29.Qxf6 Rxf6 30.gxf3 Rxf3 31.Kg2 Rf5

32.Bc1 Raf8 33.Bxe3 dxe3 34.Rxe3 Rf2+ 35.Kg3 Rxc2 36.Re8 Rc3 37.Rxf8+ Kxf8 38.Re6 Rxd3+ 39.Kg2 Ra3 40.Rxc6 Rxa4 41.Rc7 a5 42.c5 Rc4 43.c6 a4 44.Ra7 Rxc6 45.Rxa4 Kg7 46.h4, draw.