Games
[Event "Devon Div. 2 Mamhead Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.11.29"] [Round "?"] [White "Stephens, J. K.."] [Black "Ingham, W. H.."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B01"] [WhiteElo "194"] [BlackElo "176"] [Annotator "Jones,Bob"] [PlyCount "79"] [EventDate "2014.10.16"] [SourceDate "2010.03.07"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth"] [BlackTeam "Teignmouth"] 1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. d4 Nxd5 4. c4 Nb6 5. Nc3 e5 6. d5 Bb4 7. Be3 O-O 8. Be2 Bf5 9. Nf3 N8d7 10. O-O Bxc3 11. bxc3 Qe7 12. c5 Nxc5 13. Nxe5 Qxe5 14. Bxc5 Rfe8 15. Re1 Qxd5 16. Qxd5 Nxd5 17. Bf3 c6 18. c4 Nb6 19. h3 Nxc4 20. Rxe8+ Rxe8 21. Bxa7 Nd2 22. Bg4 Bxg4 23. hxg4 {At this point, White is a pawn down and with an isolani and doubled pawns. It's not looking good.} f6 24. Rd1 Rd8 25. Kh1 Rd5 26. Be3 Nc4 27. Rxd5 cxd5 28. Bd4 {White must blockade the passed pawn as best he can.} Kf7 29. Kg1 Ke6 30. Kf1 Nd6 31. Ke2 Nb5 32. Bb2 d4 33. Kd3 Kd5 34. a4 Nc3 35. Bxc3 dxc3 36. Kxc3 Kc5 37. Kb3 g6 38. f4 h6 39. Kc3 h5 $4 ({Normally, it is correct to advance the pawn that is not directly opposed, but this is a blunder. Correct is ...f5} 39... f5) 40. f5 {Resigns 1-0} (40. f5 {If} gxf5 ({If} 40... hxg4 41. fxg6 {and the pawn must queen on g8.}) 41. gxh5 {and the pawn must queen on h8.}) 1-0 [Event "Devon Div. 2 Mamhead Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.11.29"] [Round "?"] [White "Brusey, A. W.."] [Black "Underwood, J.."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B22"] [WhiteElo "176"] [BlackElo "179"] [Annotator "Jones,Bob"] [PlyCount "42"] [EventDate "2014.10.16"] [SourceDate "2010.03.07"] [WhiteTeam "Teignmouth II"] [BlackTeam "Exmouth II"] 1. e4 c5 2. c3 d5 3. exd5 Nf6 4. Bb5+ Nbd7 5. c4 a6 6. Ba4 b5 7. cxb5 Nxd5 8. Nf3 Qb6 9. Nc3 Nxc3 10. dxc3 axb5 11. Bc2 e6 12. O-O Be7 13. Re1 Nf6 14. Bg5 Bb7 15. Ne5 Rd8 16. Qe2 O-O 17. Ng4 Qc6 18. f3 Nd5 19. Bxe7 Nxe7 20. Rad1 c4 21. Ne5 Qb6+ {Neither player could see any advantage so a draw was agreed.} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Devon Div. 2 Mamhead Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.11.29"] [Round "?"] [White "Wensley, O. E.."] [Black "Hindom, K.."] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C44"] [WhiteElo "149"] [BlackElo "137"] [PlyCount "56"] [EventDate "2014.10.16"] [SourceDate "2010.03.07"] [WhiteTeam "Exmouth III"] [BlackTeam "Teignmouth III"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Bc4 Bc5 5. O-O d6 6. c3 Bg4 7. b4 Bb6 8. Qb3 Qd7 9. Nxd4 Nxd4 10. cxd4 Bxd4 11. Bb2 Bxb2 12. Qxb2 Nf6 13. e5 dxe5 14. Qxe5+ Be6 15. Nc3 O-O 16. Rad1 Qc8 17. Bxe6 Qxe6 18. Qxe6 fxe6 19. Nb5 Nd5 20. Rfe1 Kf7 {White spots the chance to eliminate his pawn deficit.} 21. Nxc7 Nxc7 22. Rd7+ Kf6 23. Rxc7 Rf7 24. Rxf7+ Kxf7 25. g3 ({Probably best here to (a) grab an open file for the rook and (b) create a threat at the same time.} 25. Rc1 b5 {but basically the position is dead level, so a draw was agreed soon after.}) 25... Rc8 26. a4 Rc4 27. Rb1 Ke7 28. Kf1 Rc2 1/2-1/2 [Event "Devon Div. 2 Mamhead Cup"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.11.29"] [Round "?"] [White "Tidy, N. F.."] [Black "Blake, S.."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C45"] [WhiteElo "102"] [BlackElo "137"] [Annotator "Jones,Bob"] [PlyCount "94"] [EventDate "2014.10.16"] [SourceDate "2010.03.07"] [WhiteTeam "Teignmouth IV"] [BlackTeam "Exmouth IV"] 1. e4 Nc6 2. d4 e5 3. Nf3 exd4 4. Nxd4 Nxd4 5. Qxd4 c5 6. Qd1 b6 7. Nc3 Bb7 8. Bd3 Nf6 9. O-O d5 10. exd5 Qd6 11. Nb5 {Black is on the back foot for a spell.} Qd7 12. Re1+ Kd8 13. c4 a6 14. Nc3 Bd6 15. Bg5 Kc7 16. Bxf6 gxf6 17. Qf3 Be5 18. Bf5 Qe7 19. Ne4 b5 20. Qd3 Kb6 21. cxb5 axb5 22. Nc3 c4 23. Qe3+ Qc5 24. Qxc5+ Kxc5 25. Ne4+ Kxd5 26. Rad1+ Kc6 27. Rd7 $4 {overlooking Black's reply which turns the game on its head.} Bc8 28. Rxf7 Bxf5 {From now on the bishop pair rule the roost.} 29. Ng3 Bg6 30. Re7 Rxa2 31. f4 Bd4+ 32. Kh1 Re8 33. Rxe8 Bxe8 34. h4 ({Of course, not} 34. Rxe8 Ra1+) 34... Bf7 35. Re7 Bd5 36. Ne2 Bxb2 37. Rxh7 c3 38. Nd4+ Kb6 39. Rh8 Ra4 40. Nc2 Rxf4 41. Kh2 Rf2 42. Ne3 Be4 43. Kg3 Re2 44. Kf4 f5 45. Rg8 Bc1 46. Rg3 Bd2 ({An immediate} 46... c2 {would suffice to force mate in a number of variations.}) ({if} 46... Bxe3+ 47. Rxe3 Rxe3 48. Kxe3 b4 49. h5 b3 50. h6 c2 51. Kd2 b2 52. h7 c1=Q+ 53. Ke2 b1=Q 54. h8=Q Qe1#) 47. h5 c2 {and Black must queen first} 0-1