Games
[Event "Mamhead Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.02.01"] [Round "?"] [White "Shaw, M.."] [Black "Fraser, J.."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B25"] [WhiteElo "172"] [BlackElo "167"] [Annotator "Jones,Bob"] [PlyCount "108"] [EventType "team-match"] [SourceDate "2010.03.07"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth"] [BlackTeam "Newton Abbot"] 1. Nf3 g6 2. g3 Bg7 3. Bg2 c5 4. e4 Nc6 5. O-O d6 6. Nc3 Nf6 7. h3 O-O 8. d3 Rb8 9. Be3 h6 10. Qd2 Kh7 11. Rae1 e5 12. Nh2 Ng8 13. f4 f5 14. Nf3 Nd4 15. Nd5 Be6 16. c3 Nxf3+ 17. Rxf3 Qd7 18. Kh2 fxe4 19. dxe4 Qa4 20. b3 Qa5 21. c4 Qxd2 22. Bxd2 Bxd5 23. exd5 Rbe8 24. Rfe3 g5 25. Bc3 (25. fxg5 hxg5 {avoiding the loss of a pawn and leaving Black with an isolated pawn may be better.}) 25... gxf4 26. gxf4 Rxf4 27. Be4+ Kh8 28. Rg1 Ref8 29. Be1 Rf1 30. Rg6 R8f6 31. Rg2 Rf7 32. Bh4 Bf6 33. Reg3 Ne7 34. Rg4 Bxh4 35. Rxh4 R7f6 36. Rhg4 Rf7 37. h4 R1f4 38. Kg3 $4 {Disconnecting his rooks and allowing the rook fork 2 moves later.} (38. Kh3) 38... Rxg4+ 39. Kxg4 Rf4+ 40. Kh5 Rxe4 41. Kxh6 Rxh4+ 42. Kg5 Rf4 {The position is lost, of course, but the match result is still in doubt so White plays on with one eye on the adjacent board.} 43. a4 a5 44. Rg1 Kg7 45. Rg2 Rf5+ 46. Kg4 Kf6 47. Rh2 Rg5+ 48. Kf3 Kg7 49. Ke4 Rg4+ 50. Kf3 Rf4+ 51. Ke2 Nf5 52. Rg2+ Kf7 53. Rh2 Nh4 54. Ke3 Kf6 {White resigned at this point when he could see a draw agreed on the adjacent board that secured the match for his team.} 0-1 [Event "Mamhead Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.02.01"] [Round "?"] [White "Brooks, P.."] [Black "Wensley, O. E.."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A20"] [WhiteElo "167"] [BlackElo "157"] [Annotator "Jones,Bob"] [PlyCount "95"] [EventDate "2014.02.01"] [EventType "team-match"] [SourceDate "2014.02.02"] [WhiteTeam "Newton Abbot II"] [BlackTeam "Exmouth II"] 1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 e5 3. Bg2 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. O-O Be6 7. d4 exd4 8. Nxd4 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 c6 10. a3 Qf6 11. Qxf6 Nxf6 12. Nc3 O-O-O 13. Be3 Kb8 14. b4 Be7 15. Rfd1 Rxd1+ 16. Rxd1 Rd8 17. Rxd8+ Bxd8 18. Bd4 g6 19. e4 Nd7 20. f4 Bb6 21. Bxb6 Nxb6 {Already the endgame is reached.} 22. e5 Nc4 23. a4 Kc7 24. Kf2 Nb6 25. Ke3 h6 26. Kd4 a6 27. a5 Nc8 28. Na4 Ne7 29. Nb6 Nf5+ 30. Kc5 h5 31. Bf1 h4 32. gxh4 Nxh4 33. Nc4 Nf3 34. h3 Ng1 35. Nd6 Bxh3 36. Bc4 Be6 37. Nxf7 Bxc4 38. Kxc4 {At this point, White seems to have a winning position, with a central passed pawn and the Black knight on the other side of the board, but he finds just enough resources.} Ne2 39. e6 Nxf4 40. Ne5 Kd6 41. Kd4 Kxe6 42. Ke4 g5 {Suddenly it is Black calling the shots.} 43. Nf3 Nd5 44. Nxg5+ Kd7 45. Kd4 Nxb4 46. Kc5 Nd5 47. Nf3 Kc7 48. Nd4 {At this point Black offered a draw that won the match, and his adjacent teammate simultaneously resigned his game. } 1/2-1/2 [Event "Mamhead Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.02.01"] [Round "?"] [White "Scott, C. J.."] [Black "Rahimili, N."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E94"] [WhiteElo "142"] [BlackElo "167"] [PlyCount "87"] [EventDate "2014.02.01"] [EventType "team-match"] [SourceDate "2014.02.02"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth III"] [BlackTeam "Newton Abbot III"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d6 3. c4 g6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. e4 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. d5 Nbd7 8. O-O Nc5 9. Qc2 a5 10. Ne1 Ne8 11. Nd3 {Playing at great speed, and with 5 pieces still on the back rank, Black launches a kingside pawn storm.} f5 12. Nxc5 dxc5 13. Be3 b6 14. f3 f4 15. Bf2 g5 16. a3 Qe7 17. Rab1 h5 18. b4 cxb4 19. axb4 axb4 20. Na2 g4 21. Nxb4 Bd7 22. Ra1 $4 {blundering away his knight.} Rxa1 23. Rxa1 Qxb4 24. c5 gxf3 25. Bxf3 Bg4 26. cxb6 cxb6 27. Rb1 Qe7 28. Bxb6 Bxf3 29. gxf3 Rf6 30. Kh1 Qa3 31. Qg2 Qd3 32. Rb2 Qd1+ 33. Bg1 Kh7 34. Rd2 Qa4 {Having pushed away the queen it is now White's turn to ask a few questions.} 35. Qg5 Kg8 36. Qxe5 Qa6 $4 {Taking away the defence of his knight.} 37. Qxe8+ Kh7 38. Qxh5+ Rh6 39. Qf5+ Kg8 40. Rg2 Rf6 41. Qh5 Rf7 42. Bd4 {1-0 Black resigned.} { He had} Qf1+ 43. Rg1 Qb5 44. Qe5 {The whole game lasted less than half of the allocated 4 hours, and most of this was taken up by White.} 1-0 [Event "Mamhead Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.02.01"] [Round "?"] [White "Taylor, W.."] [Black "Gosling, B. G.."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B01"] [WhiteElo "151"] [BlackElo "136"] [PlyCount "102"] [EventDate "2014.02.01"] [EventType "team-match"] [SourceDate "2014.02.02"] [WhiteTeam "Newton Abbot IV"] [BlackTeam "Exmouth IV"] 1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qa5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bd2 c6 6. Nf3 Bf5 7. Bc4 e6 8. O-O Bb4 9. a3 Bxc3 10. Bxc3 Qc7 11. Qe2 Nbd7 12. Bb3 Bg4 13. h3 Bh5 14. Rfd1 O-O-O 15. Be1 e5 16. g4 Nxg4 17. Bxf7 Bxf7 18. hxg4 e4 19. Qxe4 Bd5 20. Qd3 Rhf8 21. Nh2 Rf6 22. Qg3 Qxg3+ 23. fxg3 Re8 24. Rd2 Rfe6 25. Bf2 g5 26. Kf1 Nf6 27. Re1 $4 Bc4+ {Black has the choice of losing either a whole piece or just the exchange.} 28. Rd3 ({if} 28. Kg1 Rxe1+ 29. Bxe1 Rxe1+) 28... Bxd3+ 29. cxd3 Rxe1+ 30. Bxe1 h6 31. Bd2 {With only 2 minor pieces to worry about, the Black king can safely join the fray.} Kd7 32. Kf2 Kd6 33. Kf3 Kd5 34. Be3 a5 35. b3 b5 36. Nf1 Rf8 37. Nh2 Ne4+ 38. Kg2 Nc3 39. Nf3 Nb1 40. Bc1 b4 41. a4 Nc3 42. Be3 Nd1 43. Bc1 Re8 44. Ne5 c5 45. Nc4 Kxd4 46. Nxa5 {taking the pawn allows Black a 2-move combination to win the bishop.} Re2+ 47. Kf1 Rc2 48. Nc6+ Kxd3 49. Ne5+ Ke4 50. Bxg5 hxg5 51. Nf7 Rf2+ {swapping knights and leaving only the rook on the board.} (51... Rf2+ 52. Ke1 Rxf7 53. Kxd1) 0-1