Caro-KannB13

Madden J.
Burnell S.

Individal Open KO


B13: Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Nf6 last book move 5. Nc3 Nc6 White has a very active position 6. Bb5 a6 7. Bxc6+ bxc6 Black has the pair of bishops 8. O-O 8. Ne5 e6 8... Bg4= White has an active position 9. Qd3 Black has a cramped position. Black's piece can't move: f8 9... e6 White has an active position 10. Ne5 White threatens to win material: Ne5xc6 10... Bf5 Black threatens to win material: Bf5xd3 11. Qe2 White has a king attack 11. Qg3 Qb6= 11... Qc7 11... Qb6 12. Qd1 12. Be3 White has an active position 12. Na4!?= must definitely be considered 12... Bd6 Black threatens to win material: Bd6xe5 13. f4 White has an active position 13... O-O 13... c5 14. Rac1 14. h3 Secures g4 14. Na4 Rfd8 14... c5 15. g4 Be4 15... cxd4!? 16. Bxd4 Bg6 16. g5= White gets more space 16... cxd4 16... Ne8 17. Nxe4 dxe4 18. Kh1= 17. Bxd4 Nd7 18. Nxd7 Qxd7 19. Nxe4 dxe4 20. Qxe4 White has a new passed pawn: c2. 20... Rac8 21. c3 Covers b4 21... Bc5 22. Bxc5 Rxc5 23. Rad1 White threatens to win material: Rd1xd7 23... Qc7 24. Rd4 e5 25. fxe5 25. Rd2 exf4 26. Qxf4 Qe7 25... Rxe5 26. Qf4 Qc5 26... Qe7 27. Kh2= 27. h4 Re2 Black threatens to win material: Re2xb2 28. b4 White threatens to win material: b4xc5 28... Qxc3?? 28... Qe7 was necessary 29. Qxf7+! Demolishes the pawn shield 29. Qxf7+ Rxf7 30. Rd8+ Re8 31. Rxe8+ Rf8 32. Rexf8# 1-0 [Fritz 9 (10s)]

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