KGAC39

Mark C.
Gary H.

Olton A v Olton B
Maidford, 2009


C39: King's Gambit Accepted: 3 Nf3 g5 4 h4

1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Nf3 g5 4. h4 g4 5. Ne5 d6 6. Nxg4 Nf6 7. Nxf6+ Qxf6 8. Nc3 c6 9. d4 last book move 9... Rg8 10. Qf3 Attacking the isolated pawn on f4 10... Bh6 10... Qxd4!? deserves consideration 11. Bxf4 Bg4 11. Ne2 The pressure on the isolated pawn grows. White threatens to win material: Ne2xf4 11... Bg4 Black threatens to win material: Bg4xf3 12. Qf2 Nd7 13. Bxf4 13. Nxf4!? must be considered 13... Qe7 14. Bd3= 13... O-O-O 14. g3 Prevents intrusion on f4 14... Rde8 15. Bg2 15. Qe3! is interesting 15... Bxf4 16. gxf4 15... Bxe2 16. Kxe2?? the position was bad, and this mistake simply hastens the end 16. Bxh6 Qxh6 17. Kxe2 16... Bxf4 17. gxf4 Rxg2 Eliminates the defender g2 18. Qxg2 A deflection 18... Qxd4 19. e5 Qxf4 20. Raf1 20. Kd1 doesn't get the bull off the ice 20... Nxe5 (20... dxe5?! 21. Qf1 Qe4 22. Qe1 Qd4+ 23. Kc1) 21. Rf1 Qd4+ (21... Qxh4?! 22. Qf2 Qg4+ 23. Kc1) 22. Kc1 Nc4 23. Qh3+ f5 20... Qd4 21. c3 21. Re1 the only chance to get some counterplay 21... Rxe5+ 22. Kf3 Rf5+ 23. Kg3 21... Rxe5+ 22. Kf3 22. Qe4 cannot undo what has already been done 22... Rxe4+ 23. Kf3 Qe3+ 24. Kg2 Rg4+ 25. Kh2 Qg3# 22... Qe3+ 23. Kg4 h5# 0-1 [Fritz 9 (20s)]

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