DutchA90

Searle C.
Martin N.

Stratford v Banbury Open KO
2013


A80: Dutch Defence: Unusual White second moves

1. d4 e6 2. Nf3 f5 3. Bf4 Nf6 4. h3 Be7 5. e3 last book move 5... d6 6. Bd3 b6 6... O-O 7. Nbd2= 7. O-O Bb7 7... O-O 8. Nc3= 8. Nbd2 8. Bc4 Qd7 8... O-O= 9. c3 Ne4 9... Qe8 10. Qb3 Bd5 11. Bc4= 10. Qc2 d5 10... Nxd2 11. Nxd2 Qe8 12. e4 11. Ne5 Nd7 12. Ndf3 c5 13. Nxd7 Qxd7 14. Ne5 A classical outpost 14... Qe8 15. f3 White threatens to win material: f3xe4 15... Nf6 16. Qf2 Nh5 17. Bh2 f4 17... Bd6 18. Qh4 18. g4 18. Rae1!? 18... fxg3= 19. Bxg3 Nxg3 20. Qxg3 Black has the pair of bishops 20... Qh5 21. Kh2 Bd6 22. f4 Bxe5 23. dxe5 g6 Consolidates f5 24. Rf2 Kh8 25. Rg1 Rad8 25... Rae8 26. Be2 Qh6 27. Bf3 26. Be2 26. f5!? Qh6 27. fxg6 (27. fxe6?! Rxf2+ 28. Qxf2 Rf8) 27... Rxf2+ 28. Qxf2 26... Qf5 27. Bg4 White threatens to win material: Bg4xf5 27... Qf7 28. Rd1 Bc8 29. h4 Rg8 30. Qh3 h5 30... Rdf8!? must definitely be considered 31. Be2 Kh7 31... Bb7 32. Qg3 32. Bd3 Rg7? 32... Bb7 33. Qf3 33. Rg2 might be the shorter path 33... d4 34. Qf3 dxe3 35. Qxh5+ Kg8 33... Kh6 33... Kh8 34. Rg2 Rdg8 35. Rdg1 34. Rg2 Rdg8 34... c4 cannot change destiny 35. Qg3 Kh7 36. Bc2 35. Rdg1 Bb7 35... c4 does not improve anything 36. Bc2 d4 37. exd4 36. Rg5 36. Qg3 keeps an even firmer grip 36... Kh7 37. Qg5 36... a6 36... d4 is still a small chance 37. Qe2 dxc3 38. bxc3 Bc6 39. Bxg6 Qxg6 40. Rxg6+ Rxg6 37. Bxg6!! A double attack 37... Rxg6 Theme: Interference 37... Qxg6 38. Rxg6+ 38. Qxh5+ Kg7 39. Rxg6+ 39. Rxg6+ Kf8 40. Rxg8+ Qxg8 41. Qh6+ Kf7 42. Qf6+ Ke8 43. Rxg8+ Kd7 44. Qf7+ Kc6 45. Qe8+ Kc7 46. Rg7# 1-0 [Fritz 9 (10s)]

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