2006 US Amateur Teams - Finals

Julio Becerra (2624) - Charles Riordan (2276) [B46]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - semi/Internet Chess Club (1) 2006


1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Bd3 d6 8. f4 Be7 9. Qf3 O-O 10. Nb3 Qc7 11. g4 b5 12. g5 Nd7 13. O-O Bb7 14. Qh5 Nb4 15. Rf3 g6 16. Qh6 f5 17. gxf6 Bxf6 18. Rg3 Nc5 19. Rd1 Nbxd3 20. cxd3 Nxb3 21. axb3 Bxc3 22. bxc3 Qxc3 23. Rc1 Qg7 24. Qh3 Qf7 25. Rf1 Rae8 26. b4 Qf6 27. Qg2 Rf7 28. h4 Qxh4 29. f5 exf5 30. Bg5 Bxe4 31. dxe4 Qxe4 32. Qd2 d5 33. Bf4 Rfe7 34. Rd1 d4 35. Rd3 Qe2 36. Qxe2 Rxe2 37. Rxd4 R2e4 38. Bh6 Rxd4 39. Rxd4 Kf7 40. Kf2 Kf6 41. Rd7 Re4 42. Bd2 h5 43. Bc3+ Ke6 44. Rg7 Rg4 45. Ra7 Kd5 46. Rxa6 h4 47. Ra8 Kc4 48. Be1 Rf4+ 49. Ke2 Re4+ 50. Kd1 g5 51. Rh8 Rd4+ 52. Kc2 Rg4 53. Bd2 Rg2 54. Rc8+ Kd4 55. Rd8+ Ke4 56. Re8+ Kf3 57. Kd3 h3 58. Rh8 h2 59. Bc3 g4 60. Be5 g3 61. Rh4 Rg1

White resigns

0-1

Alex Cherniak (2252) - Jorge Reynaldo (2091) [B07]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - semi/Internet Chess Club (1) 2006


1. d4 d6 2. e4 Nd7 3. Nf3 g6 4. Bc4 Nb6 5. Bb3 Bg7 6. Qe2 c6 7. h3 d5 8. e5 h6 9. Nbd2 Be6 10. Nf1 Qd7 11. Ne3 f5 12. h4 Bf7 13. Rg1 e6 14. g4 O-O-O 15. gxf5 exf5 16. Ng2 Ne7 17. Nf4 Qe8 18. e6 Bg8 19. Ne5 g5 20. Nfd3 Bf6 21. Nc5 Rd6 22. Bd2 Bxe6 23. O-O-O f4 24. Nxe6 Rxe6 25. Qg4 Ng8 26. Ng6 h5 27. Qh3 g4 28. Qd3 Rh6 29. Nxf4 Re4 30. f3 Rxd4 31. Qf5+ Qd7 32. Qxd7+ Kxd7 33. Ne2 Rxd2 34. Kxd2 Bxh4 35. fxg4 Bg5+ 36. Kd3 Re6 37. gxh5 Re3+ 38. Kd2 Re5+ 39. Ke1 Bh4+ 40. Kf1 Rf5+ 41. Kg2 Rxh5 42. Rh1 Rg5+ 43. Kh3 Bf2 44. Rdf1 Bc5 45. Rf7+ Ne7 46. Rhf1 a5 47. c3 Re5 48. Nf4 Re3+ 49. Kg4 a4 50. Bc2 a3 51. Nd3 Bd6 52. b3 Re2 53. R1f2 Re4+ 54. Kg5 Nbc8 55. Bd1 Re3 56. Bg4+ Kc7 57. R2f3 Re2 58. Rf2 Re3 59. R2f3 Re2 60. Rf2 Re4 61. Re2 Rxe2 62. Bxe2 Nb6 63. Kf6 Nbc8 64. Ke6 b6 65. Ne5 Bc5 66. Ng6 Kd8 67. b4 Bd6 68. Nxe7 Bxe7 69. Ba6 d4 70. cxd4 Bxb4 71. Rd7+ Ke8 72. Bxc8 c5 73. dxc5 Bxc5 74. Ba6 Kf8 75. Bb5 Kg8 76. Kf6 Kh8 77. Kg6 Kg8 78. Rd8+

Black resigns

1-0

Javier Gonzalez (2027) - Lawyer Times (2174) [B04]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - semi/Internet Chess Club (1) 2006


1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. Nf3 dxe5 5. dxe5 Bg4 6. h3 Bxf3 7. Qxf3 Nc6 8. Bb5 Ndb4 9. O-O a6 10. e6 fxe6 11. Rd1 Qc8 12. Ba4 g6 13. a3 Nd5 14. c4 Nf6 15. Bxc6+ bxc6 16. Qxc6+ Kf7 17. Nc3 Bg7 18. Be3 Rb8 19. Rab1 Qb7 20. Qxb7 Rxb7 21. Na4 Ne4 22. f3 Nd6 23. b3 Rbb8 24. Nc5 a5 25. Bf2 Rhd8 26. g4 e5 27. Be3 Ra8 28. a4 Rab8 29. Kf2 e6 30. Ke2 Bf6 31. Na6 Rbc8 32. c5 Ne8 33. Rxd8 Bxd8 34. c6 Be7 35. Rd1 Nd6 36. Nc5 Rb8 37. Rd3 Bf6 38. Na6 Rc8 39. Nxc7 Be7 40. Bb6 e4 41. fxe4 Nxe4 42. Bxa5 Bd8 43. Rd7+ Kg8 44. b4 Nf6 45. Rxd8+ Rxd8 46. b5 Kf7 47. b6 Ne4 48. b7 Nc5 49. Na6 Rd2+ 50. Bxd2 Nxa6 51. Bf4 Ke8 52. b8=Q+ Nxb8 53. Bxb8 Kd8 54. c7+ Kd7 55. Ke3 Kc8 56. Ke4 h5 57. Ke5 hxg4 58. hxg4

Black resigns

1-0

Charles Mays (2039) - Gil Luna (1961) [B10]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - semi/Internet Chess Club (1) 2006


1. e4 c6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 e5 4. Ngf3 Bd6 5. h3 Nf6 6. g3 O-O 7. Bg2 Re8 8. O-O Nbd7 9. Re1 Nf8 10. Nf1 h6 11. Nh4 Ne6 12. Ne3 Ng5 13. Nef5 Bf8 14. f4 exf4 15. gxf4 Ne6 16. e5 g6 17. Ng3 Bc5+ 18. Kh2 Ne4 19. Nxe4 dxe4 20. Rxe4 Qxh4 21. f5 Qe7 22. fxe6 Bxe6 23. d4 Rad8 24. c3 h5 25. Qe1 Bb6 26. Qg3 Bf5 27. Bg5 Qe6 28. Rf4 Rd7 29. Raf1 Kh7 30. Bf6 Rg8 31. Qg5 Bd8 32. Rxf5 c5 33. Be4 Rg7 34. Bxd8 Qe8 35. Bf6

Black forfeits on time

1-0

Howard Liu (2043) - Jim Dean (2219) [D35]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - semi/Internet Chess Club (1) 2006


1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Be7 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bf4 Nf6 6. Qc2 O-O 7. e3 c5 8. dxc5 Nc6 9. O-O-O Qa5 10. Bd6 Bxd6 11. cxd6 Be6 12. a3 Rac8 13. Nf3 Rfd8 14. Nd4 Nxd4 15. Rxd4 Ne4 16. Ra4 Qb6 17. Bd3 Nxc3 18. bxc3 Rxd6 19. Kd2 d4 20. Rxd4 Rxd4 21. exd4 Bb3 22. Qb2 Qh6+ 23. Ke2 Re8+ 24. Kf1 Bd5 25. c4 Qe6 26. Qc3 Bxg2+ 27. Kxg2 Qg4+ 28. Kf1 Qh3+ 29. Kg1 Re4 30. Bxe4 Qxc3 31. Bxb7 Qxd4 32. Bd5 Qg4+ 33. Kf1 Qh3+ 34. Kg1 Qxa3 35. Kg2 a5 36. Rb1 h5 37. Rb7 Kh7 38. Rxf7 Qc3 39. Ra7 h4 40. h3 Kh6 41. Ra6+ Kg5 42. Bf7 Kf4 43. Bd5 Ke5 44. Rg6 a4 45. Rxg7 a3 46. Re7+ Kd6 47. Re6+ Kc5 48. Rc6+ Kd4 49. Ra6 Qb2 50. Be6 a2 51. Rxa2 Qxa2 52. Bd5 Qe2 53. Bg8 Qe4+ 54. Kh2 Qf4+

White resigns

0-1

Les Kistler (1971) - Joshua Gutman (1993) [C06]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - semi/Internet Chess Club (1) 2006


1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. Bd3 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ne2 cxd4 8. cxd4 f6 9. exf6 Nxf6 10. Nf3 Bd6 11. O-O Qc7 12. Nc3 a6 13. g3 O-O 14. Re1 Bd7 15. Bf1 Rae8 16. Bg2 Re7 17. Qd3 Be8 18. Be3 Bg6 19. Qd2 Ne4 20. Nxe4 Bxe4 21. Ng5 Bxg2 22. Kxg2 h6 23. Nf3 Bb4 24. Qd3 Bxe1 25. Rxe1 Nb4 26. Qd2 Nc2 27. Rc1 Nxe3+ 28. Qxe3 Qd6 29. Ne5 Rc7 30. Re1 Rc2 31. Nd3 Rf6 32. Re2 Rxe2 33. Qxe2 Qb6 34. Nc5 Qb5 35. Nd3 Qc4 36. Qe3 Qc2 37. a3 b6 38. Kg1 Qb1+ 39. Kg2 Qc2 40. Kg1 Qb1+ 41. Kg2 Qc2 42. Kg1

Game drawn by repetition

1/2-1/2

Charles Riordan (2276) - Patrick Hummel (2439) [C18]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - final/Internet Chess Club (2) 2006


1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Ne7 7. Qg4 O-O 8. Bd3 f5 9. exf6 Rxf6 10. Bg5 Rf7 11. Qh5 g6 12. Qd1 Nbc6 13. Nf3 Qf8 14. O-O c4 15. Be2 h6 16. Bd2 Bd7 17. a4 Kh7 18. Bc1 Qg7 19. Ba3 g5 20. Bd6 Ng6 21. Ne1 Nf4 22. Bf3 Rg8 23. Bxf4 Rxf4 24. g3 Rf6 25. Ng2 Rgf8 26. Bg4 e5 27. Bxd7 Qxd7 28. dxe5 Nxe5 29. f4 Ng6 30. Qd4 gxf4 31. gxf4 Qg4 32. Qxa7 Nxf4 33. Qxb7+ R8f7 34. Rxf4 Rxf4 35. Qxd5 R4f5 36. Qd4 Qe2 37. Re1 Rf1+

White resigns

0-1

Eugene Yanayt (2312) - Alex Chernicak (2252) [E04]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - final/Internet Chess Club (2) 2006


1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. g3 dxc4 5. Bg2 c5 6. Qa4+ Bd7 7. Qxc4 Bc6 8. O-O Nbd7 9. Rd1 Rc8 10. Nc3 cxd4 11. Qxd4 Bc5 12. Qh4 Qb6 13. e3 O-O 14. Na4 Qb4 15. Nxc5 Qxh4 16. Nxh4 Nxc5 17. b3 Bxg2 18. Nxg2 Nce4 19. Ba3 Rfd8 20. Bb2 h6 21. f3 Rxd1+ 22. Rxd1 Rc2 23. Bxf6 Nxf6 24. Rd8+ Kh7 25. Rf8 Rc7 26. e4 g5 27. Ne3 Kg7 28. Rd8 Nd7 29. Kf2 Ne5 30. Ke2 Nc6

Game drawn by mutual agreement

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Lawyer Times (2174) - Howard Liu Liu (2043) [A47]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - final/Internet Chess Club (2) 2006


1. d4 e6 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e3 c5 4. Bd3 b6 5. Nbd2 Bb7 6. c3 Be7 7. O-O Nc6 8. a3 O-O 9. e4 d6 10. Qe2 Nd7 11. b4 Qc7 12. Bb2 Bf6 13. Rfe1 e5 14. d5 Ne7 15. b5 g6 16. c4 Bg7 17. g3 Bh6 18. Nh4 f5 19. exf5 Nxf5 20. Bxf5 gxf5 21. Nf1 Qd8 22. f4 Bxf4 23. gxf4 Qxh4 24. fxe5 dxe5 25. Nd2 Kf7 26. Kh1 e4 27. Rg1 Rg8 28. Nf3 Qf4 29. Rgf1 Qg4 30. Ng1 Nf6 31. Qxg4 Rxg4 32. Rxf5 Rag8 33. Rxf6+ Ke7 34. Raf1 Bc8 35. Be5 e3 36. Rf7+ Ke8 37. Rxh7 Rxc4 38. Bg3 Bg4 39. Rff7 Rc2 40. Rxa7 Kd8 41. Bh4+ Kc8 42. Ra8#

Black checkmated

1-0

Joshua Gutman (1993) - Charles Mays (2039) [B00]

US Amateur Team 2006 Ch - final/Internet Chess Club (2) 2006


1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 g6 5. Bg5 Bg7 6. h3 h6 7. Be3 Nd7 8. Qd2 a6 9. a4 e5 10. Be2 exd4 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. Bxd4 O-O 13. Bxg7 Kxg7 14. O-O Re8 15. f4 c6 16. Bd3 Qf6 17. Rf2 Re7 18. Re1 Nc5 19. Bc4 Be6 20. e5 dxe5 21. Bxe6 Rxe6 22. fxe5 Qe7 23. Qf4 a5 24. Ref1 Rf8 25. Qd4 Nd7 26. Ne4 Nxe5 27. Nf6 Qb4 28. c3 Qxd4 29. cxd4 Nd3 30. Rf3 Nxb2 31. Nd7 Re7 32. Nxf8 Kxf8 33. Ra1 Nc4 34. Rb3 Nd6 35. Rab1 Re4 36. Rd3 Ke7 37. Kf2 f5 38. Re1 Ke6 39. Rxe4+ fxe4 40. Rg3 g5 41. Rb3 Kd5 42. Ke3 Nf5+ 43. Kd2 Nd6 44. Ke3 b5 45. axb5 cxb5 46. g4 b4 47. Rb1 Nb5 48. Ra1 Na3 49. Ra2 Nc4+ 50. Ke2 Kxd4 51. Ra4 b3 52. Ra1 b2

White resigns

0-1

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