12/03/2008 20:26     

Gary Lane at the 37th Olympiad

Gary Lane played for Australia in the recently completed Olympiad held in Turin.  He had a tough time and the 8 games that he played are below.

(1) Lane,G (2440) - Celis,S (2079) [C55]
37th Olympiad Turin ITA (1), 21.05.2006

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.d3 Be7 5.0-0 d6 6.a4 Bg4 7.c3 0-0 8.Re1 Nd7 9.h3 Bh5 10.Nbd2 Kh8 11.Nf1 Bxf3 12.Qxf3 Bg5 13.Ne3 g6 14.a5 a6 15.b4 Bf6 16.Ng4 Bg5 17.Ne3 Bf6 18.Nd5 Bg7 19.Qg3 Ne7 20.Bd2 Nxd5 21.Bxd5 c6 22.Bb3 f5 23.exf5 gxf5 24.f4 Qf6 25.Re2 Rae8 26.Rae1 Qg6 27.Qf2 Re7 28.Bc2 Rfe8 29.c4 d5 30.cxd5 cxd5 31.fxe5 Rxe5 32.Ba4 Rxe2 33.Rxe2 Rxe2 34.Qxe2 Bd4+ 35.Be3 Qg7 36.Bxd7 Bxe3+ 37.Qxe3 Qxd7 38.Qe5+ Kg8 39.Kf2 Kf7 40.Ke3 Qe6 41.Kd4 Qg6 42.Qxd5+ Kg7 43.Qxb7+ Kf8 44.Qd5 Qf6+ 45.Kc4 Qh4+ 46.d4 Qf4 47.Kc5 Qc7+ 48.Qc6 Qa7+ 49.Qb6 Qg7 50.Qb8+ 1-0