Two Recent Games of Victor Shen
12-year-old Candidate Master
Victor Shen (2139) - Peter Radomskyj (2215) [C16]
Westfield CC Quads/Westfield, NJ USA 2006
Supports the c4 advance and allows (on Black's coming ...c5) White to play dxc5 followed by d4 securing the center.
Getting the Bishop to a good diagonal with Ba3.
To guard f4 upon 18...fxe5 19.Nxe5, but White had some more active moves:
In his Star Ledger column, Pete Tamburro reports that Shen saw the following miracle save for Black: 31... Re6! 32. Qa8+ Qe8 33. Qb7 Qc6+ 34. Qxc6 Rxc6 35. Bxe5 h6 36. h4 Nd4 37. h5 Nf3 38. Rf1 Nxe5 39. fxe5 Kf7 40. Rxf5+ Ke6 41. Rf6+ Kd5 42. Kg2 Re6 43. Kf3 Kxe5 44. Rxe6+ Kxe6 45. Ke4 a5 46. d4 cxd4 47. Kxd4 Kd6 with a draw.
and Black is getting mated.1-0
Mauricio Camejo (2031) - Victor Shen (2139) [D55]
WCC Quads/Westfield, NJ USA 2006
Calling White's bluff. Now Black is simply up material with the better game -- including the safer king.
and White gets mated.
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