Queen's PawnD00

Burrows N.
Ingram K.

Banbury A v Shirley A
2019


A30: Symmetrical English: Double Fianchetto and Hedgehog

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. b3 2. Nc3 d5 3. d4= 2... e6 3. Bb2 b6 4. e3 Bb7 5. c4 c5 6. Be2 d5 7. O-O Bd6 8. cxd5 exd5 9. d4 O-O 10. Nc3 Nbd7 11. Rc1 Rc8 12. Qc2 Ne4 13. Qb1 13. dxc5 Ndxc5 14. Rfd1 Nd7= 13... Ndf6 14. h3 Secures g4 14... Qe7 15. Qa1 Nxc3 16. Bxc3 Ne4 17. Bb2 17. dxc5 Nxc3 18. Qxc3 bxc5 17... f6 18. Qb1 Bb8 19. Rfd1 Rfe8 19... f5 20. Rc2 20. Qd3 Qd6 21. Kf1 21. Qb5 Bc6 22. Qa6 Qc7 21... Re6 22. Ng1?? 22. Qc2!? and White is still in the game 22... Rce8 22... c4 might be the shorter path 23. Qb1 c3 24. Nf3 cxb2 25. Rxc8+ Bxc8 26. Qxb2 23. Bf3 23. Bg4 Qh2 24. Qb5 23... Nxf2! the decision 24. Kxf2 24. Kxf2 Rxe3 Combination 24... Qg3+?? weakening the position 24... Rxe3 Black has the better game 25. Qb5 R8e7 25. Kf1= Rxe3 26. Qb5 Bf4 27. Qd7?? ignoring the path to victory 27. Bc3 is just about the only chance 27... a6 28. Qxb6 Rxf3+ 29. Nxf3= 27... Ba6+ 28. Be2 Rxe2 28... Rxe2 29. Qxe8+ Rxe8+ 30. Rc4 Bxc4+ 31. bxc4 Be3 32. Ke2 dxc4 33. Rd3 Qf2+ 34. Kd1 Qf1+ 35. Kc2 Qxd3# 28... Bxe2+ 29. Nxe2 Rf3+ 30. gxf3 Qxf3+ 31. Kg1 Bh2+ 32. Kxh2 Rxe2+ 33. Kg1 Qg2# 0-1 [Fritz 13 (30s)]

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