goeller (1671) - guest7542 [C24]

ICC 1 7 u/Internet Chess Club 2006


1. e4 e5 2. Bc4 Nf6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. Qxd4 f5!?N

During the game I kept thinking, "Oh, I wish I could remember how I refuted this one on my Urusov Gambit website..." Once the game was over, though, and I checked, I found I didn't even give it a mention! Well, well! The novelty is surprisingly tough to crack!

 

6. O-O

6. Nc3!?

 

6... Nc6 7. Qd5 Qf6 8. Nbd2

8. Nc3!?

 

8... Nb4

8... Nd6 9. Re1+ Be7 10. Bb3 Nf7 11. Nc4 d6 12. Bd2

 

9. Nxe4! Nxd5 10. Nxf6+ Nxf6 11. Re1+ Be7 12. Bf4!?

Fritz suggests targetting the f-pawn by 12. Nd4!? d5 13. Bd3 Kf7 (13... g6 14. Nb5) 14. Nxf5

 

12... d6

12... d5 13. Bd3 c5 14. Re5 Ng4 15. Rxd5 Be6 16. Bb5+ Kf7 17. Rd2

 

13. Ng5

13. Nd4!?

 

13... h6

13... d5! 14. Bb3 (14. Bxc7? dxc4 15. Bd6 Ng8!) 14... h6 15. Nf3 c6 16. Ne5! with compensation.

 

14. Nf7 Rf8?

White's idea may be refuted by 14... Rh7!

 

15. Nxd6+! cxd6 16. Bxd6 Ne4 17. Bxe7 Kxe7 18. f3 Kf6 19. fxe4 fxe4 20. Rf1+ Ke7 21. Rxf8 Kxf8 22. Re1 Bf5?? 23. Rf1+- g6 24. g4 Rc8 25. Bb3 Kg7 26. gxf5 gxf5 27. Rxf5 Kg6 28. Re5 Black resigns 1-0

Game in PGN