Kenilworth Classic Game-30 Tournament

October 21-28, 2005

Best Games from Rounds 3 and 4

 

Cesar Sorto - Kenneth Chieu [D44]

Kenilworth Classic Game-30/Kenilworth, NJ USA (3) 2005


1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Nf3 c6 5. Bg5 dxc4 6. e4 b5 7. e5 h6 8. Bh4 g5 9. Nxg5 hxg5 10. Bxg5 Nbd7 11. Qf3!? More common are 11. exf6 or 11. g3! Bb7 12. Bg2 Qb6 13. exf6 O-O-O 14. O-O c5 15. d5~~ 11... Qb6 12. Bxf6 Nxf6 13. Qxf6 Rh6 14. Qf4 Rg6 15. Ne4!? 15. g3 Bh6 16. Qh4 Bb7 17. Bg2 Bg5 18. Qh8+ Ke7 19. Qh5 Qxd4 20. Qe2+/- 15... Bb4+ 16. Ke2!? 16. Kd1!? Be7 follwed by Bb7 and O-O-O(16... Qxd4+ 17. Kc2+-) >= 16. Nc3= 16... Be7 17. h4 Ba6 18. h5 Rg8 19. Rd1 b4 20. Ke3 c5 21. Nf6+? >= 21. dxc5! Bxc5+ 22. Nxc5 Qxc5+ 23. Qd4 Qc7 24. Qd6+- 21... Bxf6 22. exf6 O-O-O-/+ 23. g3 cxd4+ 24. Rxd4 e5? Winning is 24... Rg5!!-+ with the threats of 25. .Rxd4 26.Qxd4 Re5+! or 25....e5! winning since the pawn cannot be taken. Black likely has a number of winning lines, such as 24... Bb7!? 25. Rh4! c3! (25... e5 26. Qxe5 Rge8 27. Bh3++-) 26. Bd3 cxb2 27. Ke2 Ba6-/+ 25. Qxe5 Rge8? 25... Rxd4! 26. Bh3+ Rd7+-+ 26. Bh3+ Kb7 27. Bg2+ Kc8 28. Bh3+= 1/2-1/2


Ari Minkov - Kenneth Chieu [D02]

Kenilworth Classic Game-30/Kenilworth, NJ USA (4) 2005


1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Bf4 c5 4. c3 Nc6!? 4... Qb6 4... cxd4 5. e3 5. dxc5 Ne4 6. b4 f6~/= 5... e6 6. h3 Bd7?! 6... Qb6 6... Bd6 7. Bd3 a6 8. Nbd2 Rc8 9. dxc5 9. Ne5 9... Bxc5 10. e4?! 10. O-O Qe7 (10... Qb6 11. b4!?) 11. e4+/= 10... Qb6 11. O-O Qxb2 12. exd5 Nxd5 13. Nc4 Qxc3 14. Bd6? 14. Rc1! Qb4 15. Bd2+- 14... Ba7?! 14... b5! 15. Bxc5 bxc4 16. Be4 Qa5-/+ 15. Rb1 15. Ba3!? 15... b5 16. Nce5 f6?! 17. Rb3!? 17. Nxd7! Kxd7 18. Rb3~/= 17... Qa5 18. Nxd7 Kxd7 19. Ra3 Qb6 20. Bg3 Qc5 21. Rxa6 Bb6 22. Be4+/= Ncb4 23. Rxb6!? 23. Bxd5 exd5 24. Ra3 23... Qxb6 24. a3+/- f5 25. Bxf5 25. Ne5+ 25... exf5 26. axb4 Qe6 27. Re1 Qg8 28. Re5 28. Qd3 28... Kc6 29. Nd4+ Kb7 30. Qf3 30. Nxb5-> 30... Rd8 31. Ne6 Kc6 32. Nxd8+ Qxd8 33. Re6+ Kb7 34. Rd6 Qg8 35. Rxd5 Ka6 36. Rd6+ Ka7 37. Rd7+ forces mate next move. 1-0


Mark Kernighan - Mauricio Camejo [A65]

Kenilworth Classic Game-30/Kenilworth, NJ USA (3) 2005


1. d4 c5 2. d5 Nf6 3. c4 d6 4. Nc3 g6 5. e4 Bg7 6. Bd3 O-O 7. h3 a6 8. Nf3 Nbd7 9. O-O Rb8 10. Be3 Nh5 11. Qd2 Re8 12. Bh6 Bh8 13. Rae1 Ne5 14. Be2 Nxf3+ 15. Bxf3 Nf6= 16. Be2 Qa5 17. f4 b5 18. e5 b4! 19. Nd1 Ne4?! 19... Nd7! 20. Qc2?? 20. Qe3! f5 21. Bd3~~ 20... Ng3 21. Rf3 Nf5 22. Bg5 Nd4 22... f6! 23. Qe4 Bf5 24. Qe3 Nc2 25. Qd2 Nxe1 26. Qxe1 dxe5 27. fxe5 Bxe5 28. Qh4 e6 29. d6 Bxd6 30. g4 Qc7? 30... Bc2 31. Rxf7 h5!-+ 30... f6! 31. Bxf6 Be4-+ 31. gxf5 exf5 32. Bd3 Re5? 33. Ne3~~ and White went on to win the game. 1-0

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