Anti-Vienna

E. Keogh - John Emms [C28]

Telecom Open/Dublin, Ireland 1991


1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. f4 Nxe4 5. Nf3 Nd6 6. Bd5

6. Bb3 e4 7. Ne5

 

6... e4 7. Ng5 Be7 8. Qh5

8. Ngxe4 O-O

8... g6 9. Qh6

9. Qh3 Nd4

 

9... Bf8 10. Qh3 Bg7 11. d3 Ne7 12. dxe4

12. Bb3 exd3 13. Qxd3 O-O

12... Nxd5

12... h6 13. Nf3 Nxd5 may be more precise.

 

13. exd5 h6 14. Nf3

Better 14. Qe3+ Qe7 15. Qxe7+ Kxe7 16. Nf3 though White is still worse.

 

14... Qe7+ 15. Kd1

15. Kf1 was necessary.

 

15... Bxc3 16. bxc3 Ne4 17. Be3 d6 18. g4 Nxc3+ 19. Kd2 Ne4+ 20. Kd3 f5 21. g5 b6 22. Rhe1 Ba6+ 23. c4 O-O-O

23... Qf7 is a cute idea.

 

24. gxh6 Qf8 25. Nd4 Rxh6 26. Qg2 Qf6 27. a4 c5 28. Ne2

28. dxc6 d5

 

28... Qb2 29. Reb1 Bxc4+ 30. Kxc4 Qc2+

Black can mate faster with 30... b5+ 31. axb5 Qc2+ etc.

 

31. Kb5 Qd3+ 32. Kc6 Rh7 0-1

Game in PGN