QGDD33

Vince B.
Madden J.

Leamington C v Stratford C
2008


D32: Tarrasch Defence: Sidelines and lines without g3

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c5 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. cxd5 exd5 6. dxc5 last book move 6... Bf5 7. Qxd5 Qxd5 8. Nxd5 O-O-O 9. Nc3?? gives the opponent counterplay 9. Ne3 Be6 10. Bd2 9... Nb4 10. e4 Nc2+ 11. Ke2 Be6 11... Nxa1?! 12. exf5 Nc2 13. Ne5 Nd4+ 14. Ke3 12. Nd2? 12. Ne1 Bc4+ 13. Kf3 Nxe1+ 14. Kg3 Bxf1 15. Rxf1 12... Nxa1 13. b3 13. b4 doesn't do any good 13... Nf6 13... Nc2 14. Nb5 14. Na4 doesn't get the bull off the ice 14... Nf6 15. Bb2 Nb4 14... Bxc5 15. Bb2 15. Kd1 cannot change destiny 15... Nb4 16. a3 Na2 15... Nf6 16. g3 16. h3 does not save the day 16... a6 17. Bxf6 gxf6 16... a6 16... Bb4 might be the shorter path 17. Nf3 Nxe4 17. Nc3 17. Bg2 does not win a prize 17... Bb4 18. Nb1 Ne1 19. Rxe1 Bxe1 20. Kxe1 axb5 17... Bxf2! Demolishes the pawn shield 18. Nf3 18. Kxf2 A deflection 18... Rxd2+ Eliminates the defender d2 18... Bd4 18... Bc5 secures the win 19. Na4 Nxe4 20. Nxc5 Nxc5 21. Bc1 19. Bg2 Bxc3 20. Bxc3 Nxe4 21. Bb2 21. Bxg7 cannot change what is in store for ? 21... Rhg8 22. Be5 Rd5 21... Bg4 21... Bd7 keeps an even firmer grip 22. Bh3 Rhe8 23. Bxd7+ Rxd7 22. Bc1 22. Rc1 otherwise it's curtains at once 22... Rd2+ 23. Kf1 Bxf3 24. Bxf3 22... Nc3+ 22... Rhe8 secures the point 23. Rf1 Nd4+ 24. Kd3 Bxf3 25. Bxf3 Nxf3+ 26. Kc2 23. Kf2 Rhe8 24. Ng1 Nd1+ 25. Kf1 Re1# 0-1 [Fritz 9 (20s)]

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