Games
[Event "Devon Div. 1 - Bremridge Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2015.04.11"] [Round "?"] [White "Bramley, G.."] [Black "Wensley, O. E.."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D02"] [WhiteElo "117"] [BlackElo "151"] [Annotator "R. H. Jones"] [PlyCount "66"] [EventDate "2014.10.16"] [SourceDate "2010.03.07"] [WhiteTeam "Teignmouth 4/6 IV"] [BlackTeam "Exmouth 4/6 IV"] 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 Nc6 4. d4 Bf5 5. O-O e6 6. c3 Bd6 7. Nbd2 O-O 8. Nh4 Bg4 9. f3 Bh5 10. Bh1 {If the idea here was to give the knight a square to go to, White doesn't actually proceed with it, and Black was greatly relieved.} e5 11. Nb3 exd4 12. cxd4 Re8 13. Re1 b6 14. Bg5 h6 15. Bd2 Qd7 16. Qc1 Ne7 17. Rf1 Nf5 18. Nxf5 Qxf5 19. e4 $1 {Black is getting pressed for space.} Qg6 $2 20. e5 Be7 21. exf6 Bxf6 22. f4 Be2 23. Bxd5 Rad8 24. Bc6 Bxf1 25. Bxe8 Bh3 26. Bb5 Qe4 27. Bf1 Bxf1 28. Qxf1 {Black is about to recover his material deficit and establish a dominant position. White is paying for the non-development of his rook.} Bxd4+ 29. Nxd4 Qxd4+ 30. Kh1 Qxd2 31. b3 c5 32. Qc1 $4 {Inhibits development of the rook and allows Black to double up on the 7th.} Qe2 33. Kg1 Rd2 0-1 [Event "Devon Div. 1 - Bremridge Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2015.04.11"] [Round "?"] [White "Scott, C. J.."] [Black "Ariss, J.."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A89"] [WhiteElo "148"] [BlackElo "117"] [Annotator "R. H. Jones"] [PlyCount "59"] [EventDate "2014.10.16"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth V"] [BlackTeam "Teignmouth V"] 1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 g6 4. c4 Bg7 5. Nc3 O-O 6. Bg2 d6 7. O-O Nc6 8. d5 Ne5 9. Qb3 Rb8 10. a4 Ned7 11. Qc2 Qe8 12. Nb5 Nc5 13. Nxc7 Qd8 14. Nb5 a6 15. Nc3 Nfe4 16. Be3 Nxc3 17. bxc3 Ne4 18. Bd4 e5 19. dxe6 Bxe6 20. Bxg7 Kxg7 21. Nd2 Nxd2 22. Qxd2 Bxc4 $4 {Losing the bishop to a fork.} 23. Qd4+ Qf6 24. Qxc4 {White now has open lines for all his pieces.} Rbc8 25. Qd4 {Having won a piece, White is keen to make equal exchanges, which works well for him.} Rxc3 26. Qxf6+ Rxf6 27. Rfc1 Rb3 {Black sees the threatened check winning the b-pawn...} 28. Rc7+ Rf7 $4 {...but overlooks an even worse one.} 29. Rxf7+ Kxf7 30. Bd5+ 1-0 [Event "Devon Div. 1 - Bremridge Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2015.04.11"] [Round "?"] [White "Martin, S.."] [Black "Tidy, N. F.."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B30"] [WhiteElo "175"] [BlackElo "127"] [PlyCount "61"] [EventDate "2014.10.16"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth III"] [BlackTeam "Teignmouth III"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 e5 4. O-O Be7 5. Nc3 Nf6 6. d3 O-O 7. Be3 d6 8. h3 a6 9. a4 Ne8 10. Qd2 Be6 11. Bxe6 fxe6 12. Bg5 Nf6 13. Rfe1 Qe8 14. Ne2 Qg6 15. Ng3 h6 16. Bh4 Nh7 17. Bxe7 Nxe7 18. c3 Qf6 19. b4 Ng5 20. Nxg5 hxg5 21. bxc5 dxc5 22. Rab1 {White is now able to exploit the b-file with his rooks.} Rab8 23. Rb6 Nc6 24. Reb1 Nd8 ({Even worse is} 24... Rf7 25. Rxc6) 25. Rxa6 Qf4 26. Qxf4 gxf4 27. Nf1 Nc6 28. Rab6 Na5 29. Rxe6 c4 30. Rxe5 cxd3 $4 31. Rxa5 1-0 [Event "Devon Div. 1 - Bremridge Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2015.04.11"] [Round "?"] [White "Stephens, J. K.."] [Black "Brusey, A. W.."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C18"] [WhiteElo "196"] [BlackElo "176"] [Annotator "R. H. J."] [PlyCount "111"] [EventDate "2014.10.16"] [SourceDate "2010.03.07"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth"] [BlackTeam "Teignmouth"] 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 {The Winawer Variation - the most open of the French lines.} 4. e5 {The usual way of defending White's threatened e-pawn. This generally gives White chances on the kingside while Black may counter on the other wing.} c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Ne7 7. Qg4 O-O 8. Bd3 Nbc6 9. Qh5 Ng6 10. Nf3 Qc7 11. O-O Nce7 12. h4 c4 13. Be2 f6 14. exf6 Rxf6 15. Bg5 Rf5 16. g4 Rf8 17. Rae1 {All White's pieces are now mobilised while Black still has his "French bishop". However, Black, a life-long aficionado of the opening will not be phased by this.} Bd7 18. Bxe7 Nxe7 19. Ne5 Be8 20. Qg5 Ng6 21. Nxg6 Bxg6 22. Bd1 Rf6 23. Re5 Raf8 24. Qe3 Rf4 25. Rxe6 Bxc2 26. Be2 ({If} 26. Bxc2 $4 Rxg4+ {and mate will follow shortly.}) 26... Be4 27. f3 Qf7 28. Re5 Qf6 29. g5 Qf7 30. Kg2 h6 31. fxe4 {Silicon Sam agrees this is the best move, but it's mighty risky as Black takes control of the f-file.} Rxf1 32. Bxf1 Qxf1+ 33. Kg3 hxg5 34. hxg5 dxe4 35. Rxe4 {By the time this skirmish finishes, the sides are materially level. All other games are over, the match is won, but everyone is fascinated by how this game will turn out.} Rf5 36. g6 Rf8 37. Re8 Qd3 38. Qxd3 ({If} 38. Rxf8+ Kxf8 39. Qxd3 cxd3 40. Kf3 Ke7 41. Ke3 Kf6 42. Kxd3 Kxg6 43. Ke4 Kf6 44. a4 Ke6 45. d5+ Kd6 46. a5 g5 47. c4 Kc5 48. Kf5 Kd6 49. Kxg5 b5 50. cxb5 (50. axb6 axb6 51. Kf5 b5 52. cxb5 Kxd5) 50... Kxd5 {drawn.}) 38... cxd3 39. Re3 d2 40. Rd3 Rf6 {With the queens off and the time control reached, the game's final stage is reached, still all square.} 41. Rxd2 Rxg6+ 42. Kf4 {This king move is key.} Kf7 43. Rb2 b6 44. Ke5 Ke7 45. Kd5 Kd7 46. Rf2 Rg5+ 47. Kc4 Kc6 48. a4 Kd6 49. Rf7 a6 50. Ra7 b5+ 51. axb5 axb5+ 52. Kb4 Kc6 53. Ra6+ Kc7 ( {If} 53... Kd5 54. Rb6 Ke4 55. Rxb5 Rxb5+ 56. Kxb5 g5 {and the game is drawn.} 57. c4 g4 58. c5 g3 59. c6 g2 60. c7 g1=Q 61. c8=Q) 54. Ra5 Rg1 55. Rxb5 g5 56. Rf5 {At which point Black's flag fell.} ({Play might have continued} 56. Rf5 Kd6 57. c4 Rd1 58. c5+ Ke6 59. Re5+ Kf6 60. Kc4 Rc1+ 61. Kd5 g4 62. Re3 Kg5 63. c6 Kf4 64. Re8 g3 65. Rg8 Kf3 66. Kd6 Ke4 67. d5 Rc3 68. Rg7 Rd3 69. Ke6 g2 70. Rxg2 Re3 71. c7 Kf3+ 72. Kf6 Kxg2 {etc.} 73. c8=Q) 1-0 [Event "Bremridge Teignmouth v Exmouth"] [Site "?"] [Date "2015.04.11"] [Round "?"] [White "Prior, M."] [Black "Gosling, B."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B27"] [WhiteElo "116"] [BlackElo "148"] [Annotator "Deep Fritz 14 x64"] [PlyCount "54"] [SourceDate "2010.03.07"] [WhiteTeam "Teignmouth VI"] [BlackTeam "Exmouth VI"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bc4 e6 4. d4 Bg7 {last book move} 5. Be3 cxd4 6. Bxd4 Nf6 7. e5 Ne4 8. c3 O-O 9. Nbd2 f5 10. exf6 Nxf6 11. h3 Nc6 12. Be3 d5 13. Be2 e5 14. Nb3 Ne4 15. Nc5 Nxc5 16. Bxc5 Rf7 17. O-O e4 18. Nd4 Ne5 19. f4 exf3 20. Nxf3 Be6 21. Nxe5 Rxf1+ 22. Qxf1 Bxe5 23. Rd1 Qg5 24. Bf3 Qg3 ({If} 24... Bxh3 {White hits back with} 25. Bxd5+ Kg7 26. Qf7+ Kh6) 25. Qd3 Rd8 26. Bd4 Qh2+ 27. Kf2 Bg3+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "Bremridge - Teignmouth v Exmouth"] [Site "?"] [Date "2015.04.11"] [Round "?"] [White "Ingham, Bill"] [Black "Underwood, Johnathan"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A85"] [WhiteElo "168"] [BlackElo "182"] [Annotator "Deep Rybka 4 x64 (30s)"] [PlyCount "34"] {A85: Dutch Defence: 2 c4 Nf6 3 Nc3} 1. d4 f5 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nc3 e6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Bxf6 Bxf6 6. e4 fxe4 7. Nxe4 Nc6 (7... O-O 8. Nf3 Qe7 9. Qd2 d5 10. Nxf6+ Qxf6 11. Bd3 dxc4 12. Bxc4 Nc6 13. O-O Kh8 14. Rfe1 Bd7 15. Re2 h6 16. Rae1 Rae8 17. b4 g5 18. b5 Ne7 19. Ne5 Bc8 20. Ng4 Qg7 21. Bxe6 Ng6 22. g3 {Hanoeman,S (1992) -Kromosoeto,I (1802)/Paramaribo 2012/EXT 2013/1-0}) 8. Nf3 O-O 9. Nxf6+ (9. Be2 d5 10. Nxf6+ Qxf6 11. O-O dxc4 12. Rc1 b5 13. b3 Rd8 14. bxc4 Nxd4 15. Nxd4 Rxd4 16. Qb3 bxc4 17. Rxc4 Rxc4 18. Bxc4 a5 19. Rd1 Qe7 20. Bd5 a4 21. Qb5 Bd7 22. Qc4 Ra5 23. Bf3 Rc5 {Fier,A (2560)-Toth,C (2366)/Rio de Janeiro 2011/CBM 143 Extra/1-0 (40)}) 9... Qxf6 10. Bd3 $146 (10. Be2 e5 11. dxe5 Nxe5 12. b3 ( 12. Qd5+ Nf7 13. Qd4 Qe7 14. Rd1 d6 15. Rd2 b6 16. O-O Bb7 17. Bd1 Ng5 18. Nxg5 Qxg5 19. f4 Qa5 20. a3 Rae8 21. Bc2 Qh5 22. Rdf2 Re7 23. f5 Rf6 24. b4 Qg5 25. c5 Qe3 26. Qb2 dxc5 {Korovin,V (2087)-Khashimov,V (2188)/Borisoglebsk 2007/EXT 2010/0-1 (55)}) 12... Nxf3+ 13. Bxf3 Qc3+ 14. Kf1 d6 15. Rc1 Qf6 16. Qe2 Bd7 17. Bd5+ Kh8 18. f3 Rae8 19. Qc2 Bf5 20. Qc3 Qxc3 21. Rxc3 c6 22. Kf2 cxd5 23. cxd5 Rc8 24. Rhc1 Rxc3 {Raimondi,C (1640)-Ranfagni,S (2011)/Crema 2010/EXT 2012/0-1 (31)}) (10. Be2 $5 $11) 10... Nxd4 $17 11. Bxh7+ Kxh7 12. Qxd4 Qxd4 13. Nxd4 d6 (13... Rf4 $5 14. Rd1 e5 $17) 14. Nf3 Bd7 15. O-O Rf4 (15... e5 16. Ng5+ Kh6 17. Ne4 $15) 16. b3 {Controls a4} (16. c5 Rg4 17. h3 Rg6 $11) 16... Raf8 17. Rad1 R4f5 1/2-1/2