Movsziszian,Karen (2541) - Bhat,Vinay (2510) [A07]
Palma de Mallorca (8), 27.11.2009
1.g3 d5 2.Bg2 Nf6 3.Nf3 Bf5 4.0-0 e6 5.d3 h6 6.Nc3 Be7 7.Nd2 0-0 8.e4 Bh7 9.f4 d4 10.Ne2 c5 11.h3 Nc6 12.Kh1 b5 13.g4 Rc8 14.Nf3 c4 15.Ng3 cxd3 16.cxd3 Nd7 17.a3 a5 18.f5 a4 19.b4 axb3 20.Qxb3 Nc5 21.Qxb5 Na5 22.Bf4 g5 23.Bd2 Nab3 24.Rab1 Nxd2 25.Nxd2 Nxd3 26.f6 Bd6 27.Qxd3 Rc3 28.Qxd4 Rxg3 29.Nf3 Bf4 30.Rfd1 Qa8 31.Re1 Qxa3 32.Ra1 Qb3 33.Rab1 Qa2 34.Rb2 Qa8 35.Rb4 Bg6 36.e5 Rxf3 37.Ra4 Rxh3+ 38.Kg1 Rd3 0-1
Go to http://vbhat.wordpress.com/ to visit Vinay's blog where he discusses his games.
http://blog.chess.com/dpruess/a-beautiful-game2 is the link to a beautiful win in the Muzio Gambit by IM David Pruess over hard to beat Croatian GM Bogdan Lalic. The game was played earlier this fall in France.
|1st London Chess Classic (ENG), 8-16 xii 2009. Cat XIX (2696.25).|
|4||Short, Nigel D||g||ENG||2707|
|7||McShane, Luke J||g||ENG||2615|
|8||Howell, David W L||g||ENG||2597|
Here is a strong candidate for the shortest decisive game played in a US Womens Championship.
Jacqueline Piatigorsky- Wilma Owens
US Women's Championship New York, 1951
French Tarrasch C07
1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nd2 c5 4.Ngf3 Nc6 5.exd5 Nxd4 6.Nxd4 cxd4 7.Bb5+ Bd7 8.dxe6 Bxb5 9.Qh5 Qf6 10.Qxb5+ 1-0
Source: Chess Review, January 1952, page
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