12/03/2008 20:25


Devon retained the Bristol Cup by winning the senior jamboree played at the Rembrandt Hotel, Weymouth on 25th September 2005.

Below are 12 games from this tournament.  The remaining games are on the WECU page.

(1) Wheeler,J. F. (Devon 1) - Tunks,D. (Hants 1) [E21]
WECU Jamboree Open, 25.09.2005

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Nf3 0-0 5.Bg5 d6 6.e4 Nc6 7.a3 Bxc3+ 8.bxc3 h6 9.Bxf6 Qxf6 10.Bd3 e5 11.d5 Ne7 12.Nd2 Ng6 13.g3 Qe7 14.Qh5 b6 15.h4 Qd7 16.0-0-0 Qa4 17.Kb2 b5 18.cxb5 a6 19.b6 cxb6 20.Qe2 Qd7 21.h5 Nh8 22.f4 f6 23.fxe5 fxe5 24.Rdf1 Nf7 25.Nf3 Qc7 26.Nh4 Bd7 27.Rh2 Rfc8 28.Qd2
White's Queen has the freedom to switch easily from defence to attack.

28...Ng5 29.Nf3 Nh7 30.Nh4 Bb5 31.Nf5 Ng5 32.Rhf2 Be8 33.g4 b5 34.Nh4 Bd7 35.Nf5 Bxf5 36.gxf5 Nh7 37.f6 Nxf6
Time for White to pounce

38.Rxf6! gxf6 39.Rxf6 Rf8 40.Qg2+ 1-0