GREENLAND 2003

 

    Recently Luke McShane played in strong tournament in Greenland and got the best result in his career by winning in a 9 round all-play-all.  His results were such that he gained 400 grading points.

    Following are the games that he played.

(1) McShane,L (2592) - Dahl,H [B70]
Greenland Open Qaqortoq GRL (1), 28.06.2003



1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 g6 6.Bc4 Bg7 7.0-0 0-0 8.Re1 Nc6 9.Bb3 Bd7 10.h3 Rc8 11.Bg5 a6 12.Qd2 Ne5 13.Bh6 Nc4 14.Bxc4 Rxc4 15.Bxg7 Kxg7 16.Nd5 e6 17.Nxf6 Qxf6 18.Rad1 Bc6 19.Qd3 d5 20.e5 Qe7 21.f4 Qc5 22.Kh2 b5 23.Re3 Rc8 24.b3 Rxd4 25.Qxd4 Qe7 26.Rc3 Qb7 27.f5 b4 28.f6+ Kf8 29.Rc5 Ke8 30.c3 a5 31.Rc1 Kd7 32.Qh4 h5 33.Qf4 Qb6 34.cxb4 axb4 35.Qh6 Qd8 36.R1c2 Rc7 37.Qf4 Qb8 38.Qc1 Qb7 39.a4 d4 40.R2c4 d3 41.Rd4+ Bd5 42.Rxc7+ Qxc7 43.Qxc7+ Kxc7 44.Rxd3 Kb6 45.Rxd5 exd5 46.e6 1-0