Games
[Event "Bremridge Div 1"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.03.22"] [Round "?"] [White "Shaw, M."] [Black "Brusey, A. W.."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C00"] [WhiteElo "176"] [BlackElo "181"] [PlyCount "106"] 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Ngf3 Nf6 6. e5 Nd7 7. Bd3 g6 8. O-O Bg7 9. Re1 Qb6 10. Qa4 O-O 11. Nf1 cxd4 12. cxd4 f6 13. exf6 Nxf6 14. Bf4 Ng4 15. Be3 Qxb2 16. Rab1 Qc3 17. Bb5 Nxe3 18. Rxe3 Qa5 19. Bxc6 Qc7 20. Bb5 a6 21. Bd3 Qf4 22. Qb4 g5 23. Rb2 a5 24. Qc5 a4 25. a3 Rf6 26. Ne5 b6 27. Qxb6 $2 ({ White misses} 27. Qc6 {after which he has threats on a8 & e8} {If} Qxd4 28. Qxa8 Qxb2 29. Qxc8+ Bf8 (29... Rf8 30. Qxe6+ Kh8 31. Nf7+ Rxf7 32. Qxf7)) 27... g4 28. g3 Qg5 29. Qd8+ Bf8 30. Nxg4 Rg6 31. Qxg5 Rxg5 32. Ne5 Bxa3 33. Ra2 Bd6 34. f4 Rg7 35. Nd2 Rc7 36. Ndf3 a3 37. Ng5 h6 38. Ngf3 {The following moves provided by Alan Brusey.} Rc1+ 39. Re1 Rc3 40. Kf2 Rb8 41. Rb1 Rxb1 42. Bxb1 Ba6 43. Ne1 Bc4 44. Nxc4 Rxc4 45. Ke3 Rc1 46. Nc2 Rxb1 47. Kd2 Rb2 48. Ra1 Rb3 49. Re1 Kf7 50. Ra1 Kf6 51. Kc1 Rf3 52. Kd2 Kf5 53. Ne3+ Ke4 0-1 [Event "Bremridge Div 1"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.03.22"] [Round "?"] [White "Ingham, H. W.."] [Black "Underwood, J. W.."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A00"] [WhiteElo "160"] [BlackElo "171"] [PlyCount "38"] 1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Bg5 e6 4. Nbd2 Be7 5. Bxf6 Bxf6 6. e4 fxe4 7. Nxe4 O-O 8. Bd3 Nc6 9. c3 b6 10. Qc2 h6 11. Qd2 Bb7 12. Rg1 Ne7 13. Ne5 Bxe5 14. dxe5 Nd5 15. g3 a5 16. a4 Qe7 17. f4 d6 18. exd6 cxd6 19. Nf2 Rac8 {and a quick draw was agreed.} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Bremridge Div 1"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.03.22"] [Round "?"] [White "Martin, S.."] [Black "Gorodi, J. G.."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B20"] [WhiteElo "165"] [BlackElo "159"] [PlyCount "85"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth III"] [BlackTeam "Teignmouth III"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d3 Nc6 4. g3 g6 5. Bg2 Bg7 6. O-O Nf6 7. Re1 O-O 8. Nbd2 Bg4 9. h3 Bd7 10. c3 e5 11. Nf1 Re8 12. Bg5 Qc7 13. Ne3 Ne7 14. Nc2 Rac8 15. Rc1 Qb6 16. b3 h6 17. Bd2 Bc6 18. Ne3 Qd8 19. g4 {White's ultimately successful kingside attack starts here.} g5 20. h4 Nh7 21. hxg5 Nxg5 22. Nxg5 hxg5 23. Nf5 Nxf5 24. gxf5 {lines have been opened to the Black king and White exploits them fully.} f6 25. Bf3 Re7 26. Kg2 Bh8 27. Rh1 Rcc7 28. Qe2 Rh7 29. Bh5 Be8 30. Bg6 Bxg6 31. fxg6 {This pawn is the key to the win.} Rxh1 32. Rxh1 Qf8 33. Qh5 Qg7 34. Kf1 b5 35. a4 bxa4 36. bxa4 Rb7 37. Ke2 {Not unnaturally, Black seeks play on the other wing, but there is none to be had.} Rb2 38. Qg4 Qf8 ({if} 38... Qxg6 39. Qc8+ Kg7 40. Qxh8+ Kf7 41. Rh7+ Ke6 42. Qc8#) 39. Rh7 Qe8 40. Qh5 Bg7 41. Rxg7+ $1 Kxg7 42. Qh7+ Kf8 43. g7+ {The Black queen must fall} 1-0 [Event "Bremridge Div 1"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.03.22"] [Round "?"] [White "Tidy, N. F.."] [Black "Wesley, O. E.."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A00"] [WhiteElo "123"] [BlackElo "154"] [PlyCount "61"] [WhiteTeam "Teignmouth IV"] [BlackTeam "Exmouth IV"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Bc5 5. O-O d6 6. d4 Bxd4 7. Nxd4 exd4 8. Qxd4 Bd7 9. Bxc6 bxc6 ({Black allows his pawn structure to be disrupted unnecessarily.} 9... Bxc6 {seems quite playable.}) 10. Bg5 h6 {...and now for the other pawns.} 11. Bxf6 gxf6 12. f4 Rg8 13. g3 Qe7 14. Rfe1 c5 15. Qd2 Kd8 16. Nd5 Qe6 17. Qc3 f5 18. Nf6 Rg6 19. Nxd7 Kxd7 ({If} 19... Qxd7 $4 20. Qh8+ Qe8 21. Qxe8+ Kxe8 22. exf5+ {winning the rook.}) 20. e5 Qd5 21. Rad1 Qxa2 { The sides are materially level, but there the similarity ends. Think piece coordination and momentum.} 22. Qxc5 Re8 23. Qb5+ Kd8 24. exd6 Rxe1+ 25. Rxe1 cxd6 (25... Rxd6 {and queen or rook can mate on e8.}) {And the final king hunt begins.} 26. Qe8+ Kc7 27. Re7+ Kb6 28. Qb8+ Kc5 29. Rc7+ Kd5 30. Qb5+ Ke4 31. Qd3# 1-0 [Event "Bremridge Div 1"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.03.22"] [Round "?"] [White "Gosling, B. G.."] [Black "Ariss, J. A.."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A00"] [WhiteElo "152"] [BlackElo "119"] [PlyCount "49"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth V"] [BlackTeam "Teignmouth V"] 1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 d4 4. f4 c5 5. Ngf3 Nc6 6. a4 h6 $2 {An unnecessary non-developing move that fatally weakens the light squares around the king.} 7. Nc4 Na5 8. Bd2 Nxc4 9. dxc4 Nf6 10. Bd3 b6 11. e5 Nd7 12. Qe2 f5 {completing the weakening process.} 13. exf6 {White goes for the jugular.} Nxf6 14. Bg6+ Ke7 15. Ne5 {Threatening forks on both c6 and f7.} Qc7 16. O-O Nd7 17. Nf7 ({ another option was} 17. Be1 Bb7 18. Bh4+ Nf6 19. f5 d3 20. cxd3 Qc8 21. fxe6 Qc7) 17... Rg8 18. Rae1 {Threatening mate on e6} Nf6 19. f5 h5 20. Bf4 Qc6 {or} 21. Bd6+ {Black resigned.} (21. Bd6+ {if} Ke8 (21... Kd7 22. Qxe6#) 22. Ne5+) { Least worst is} 21... Qxd6 22. Nxd6 Kxd6 23. Qf3 Rb8 24. Qg3+ Kc6 25. Qxb8 1-0 [Event "Bremridge Div 1"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.03.22"] [Round "?"] [White "Bramley, G.."] [Black "Scott, C. J.."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A00"] [WhiteElo "109"] [BlackElo "145"] [PlyCount "68"] [WhiteTeam "Teignmouth VI"] [BlackTeam "Exmouth VI"] 1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 Nf6 3. d3 c5 4. Bg2 Nc6 5. O-O e5 6. Nbd2 Be7 7. Re1 Qc7 8. e4 d4 9. c3 O-O 10. a3 dxc3 11. bxc3 Rd8 12. Qc2 {White's restricted development allows Black to set up a strong queenside position, almost at leisure.} b5 13. Nf1 a5 14. Bd2 Qd6 15. Ne3 Qxd3 16. Qxd3 Rxd3 17. Bf1 Rd6 18. Nf5 {Having freed up his pieces allows White to ask a few questions of his own.} Bxf5 19. exf5 e4 20. Bxb5 Na7 21. Bf4 Nxb5 22. Bxd6 Bxd6 23. c4 Nd4 24. Nxd4 cxd4 { centralising the c-pawn to support its colleague.} 25. a4 Rc8 26. Rec1 Bb4 { Tightening Black's grip on the position.} 27. Kf1 Nd7 28. Ra2 Nc5 29. Rd1 d3 30. g4 Rd8 31. h3 Rd4 32. f3 e3 33. Kg2 {A back rank mate lurks in several variations, so} h6 $1 {A back rank mate lurks in several variations.} (33... e2 34. Rxe2 dxe2 35. Rxd4 e1=Q 36. Rd8+) 34. h4 e2 (34... e2) 0-1