(1) Mangion,Ian (1764) - Moldovan,John (1800) [C01]
Kenilworth Summer Tournament Kenilworth, NJ (10.1), 07.08.2008
[Fritz 8 (90s), HIARCS 11 & Moldovan]

G/55 + :05 delay C01 French Defense Exchange Variation

1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.exd5 exd5 4.Bd3 Nc6 5.c3 Bd6 6.Nf3 Nge7 7.0-0 Bg4 8.Nbd2 Qd7 9.Qc2 h6
[Also 9...0-0-0 10.b4 Bf5= ; 9...Bf5= ; 9...a6N =; & 9...f6 10.Re1 0-0-0 (10...g5?! Grau - Nimzowitsch : San Remo 1930 11.b4+/= ) 11.b4 Bf5= ]

10.Re1 0-0-0?!
[>=10...0-0= ]

11.b4
Diagram



11...Ng6?!N
[>=11...Bf5 Dedijer - Medic : Neum 2002 12.Bxf5 Nxf5 13.b5 Nce7+/= +/= HIARCS 11; +/- Fritz 8]

12.b5
[12.Bxg6? fxg6 13.Qxg6[] Bf5=/+ 14.Qh5[] Bg4 15.Qg6[] Bf5 1/2-1/2; >=12.h3! Bxh3[] (12...Be6 13.Rxe6 fxe6 14.Bxg6+- ; 12...Bxf3?? 13.Bf5+- ) 13.gxh3 Nce7 14.Nf1 Qxh3 15.Ng3+/- ]

12...Nce7 13.Ne5 Bxe5 14.dxe5 Nf4?
[14...Kb8+/= ]

15.Bf1 Bf5?
[15...Kb8 16.Qa4 g5+/- ]

16.Qa4 Kb8?
Terrible, but the game is lost in any case [16...Nd3 17.Re3 Nxc1 18.Qxa7 Qe6 19.Rxc1 Qb6 was the only try.]

17.Qxf4
Black resigns. Time left - Mangion 33:16, Moldovan 37:44 Time used - Mangion 23:09, Moldovan 18:41 1-0