(6) Cole,Jim (1160) - Hart,Glen (1708) [A25]
20th Kenilworth CC Championship Kenilworth, NJ (1), 14.01.2010
[Deep Rybka 3 + color by Moldovan]

A25 English Opening

1.c4 e5 2.g3
In the 2008 Championship, the players opted for the 4 Ns Variation.

2...Nf6 3.Bg2 Nc6 4.e4
[>=4.Nc3 Bc5 5.a3 + e3, as in Cole's games vs. Shiffman (2009 KST) & Biegel (GSCL 2009-10).]

4...Bc5 5.a3 0-0 6.Ne2 a5 7.Nbc3 d6 8.h3 Be6 9.d3 h6 10.0-0 Ne7 11.Kh2 c6 12.f4 Qc7 13.f5 Bc8 14.g4?!
[>=14.d4 ]

[>=14...Rd8 ]

15.cxd5 cxd5 16.Kg3?
White touched his K & had to move it but moving him opposite the enemy Q isn't the best. [>=16.Kh1?=/+ ; or if, he was allowed to move something else, 16.g5 hxg5 17.Bxg5 ]

[>=16...Rd8 ]

17.Nxe4 Nxe4+ 18.dxe4?
[18.Bxe4= ]

18...Rd8 19.Qc2??
[19.Qe1=/+ Kernighan]

&, facing the loss of his Q, White resigned. 0-1