[Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "1.1"] [White "Plat, Vojtech"] [Black "Raccanello, Marianna"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E67"] [WhiteElo "2552"] [BlackElo "2138"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "89"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 13,89,21,29,0,41,31,44,38,46,-14,38,36,27,30,30,14,16,20,18,20,70,29,43, 19,38,26,31,41,31,35,32,-21,52,44,50,56,51,54,50,46,89,64,79,64,162,144,177, 151,139,0,249,249,221,237,316,307,384,267,447,445,726,716,711,702,783,783,721, 700,962,1025,1019,1012,1011,968,29992,29993,29993,29994]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 d6 5. Nc3 O-O 6. Nf3 Nbd7 7. O-O e5 8. Be3 {E67: King's Indian: Fianchetto: 6...Nbd7.} Ng4 9. Bg5 f6 10. Bc1 {[#] White is slightly better.} c6 $146 ({Predecessor:} 10... Kh8 11. h3 Nh6 12. dxe5 Nxe5 13. Nxe5 fxe5 14. c5 Nf5 15. cxd6 cxd6 16. Ne4 d5 {1-0 (26) Plat,V (2547)-Kett,T (2197) Teplice 2019 }) 11. b3 ({Better is} 11. d5 $14) 11... exd4 (11... f5 $11) 12. Nxd4 $14 { Hoping for Ne6.} Nc5 13. h3 Ne5 14. Be3 a5 15. Qd2 Re8 16. Rad1 Qc7 17. f4 Nf7 18. Bf2 f5 19. Qc2 Bd7 20. Rfe1 Re7 21. Kh2 Rae8 22. e4 (22. Rd2 $14) 22... fxe4 (22... Qc8 $11) 23. Nxe4 Nxe4 24. Rxe4 Rxe4 25. Bxe4 Qc8 26. Bg2 Nh6 27. Qd2 Qc7 28. Ne2 Bf8 (28... a4 $14) 29. Nc3 $18 Bf5 30. Bd4 Bg7 31. g4 ({ White should try} 31. Bxg7 $16 Qxg7 32. Kg1) 31... Be6 $2 (31... Bxg4 $11 { and Black is okay.} 32. hxg4 Bxd4 33. Qxd4 Nxg4+ 34. Kg3 Ne3) 32. Bxg7 Qxg7 33. Re1 Qf8 34. Ne4 Bd7 35. Rd1 d5 $2 (35... Re6 {was necessary.} 36. Nxd6 Qe7) 36. cxd5 cxd5 (36... Nxg4+ $142 37. hxg4 Bxg4) 37. Qxd5+ {[%mdl 64] [#] Double Attack} Be6 38. Qe5 Nf7 39. Nf6+ Kh8 40. Qa1 Rc8 41. Re1 Nd8 42. Bd5 Rc2+ 43. Kg3 {[#] Intending Ne8+ and mate.} Bxd5 44. Re8 Rg2+ 45. Kh4 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.20/Black=0.65} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "1.2"] [White "Chennaoui, Yasin"] [Black "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A29"] [WhiteElo "2121"] [BlackElo "2485"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "54"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 19,54,0,29,0,12,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,9,-52,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-58,-58,-48,-43,-61, -53,-52,-55,-609,-258,-879,962,-855,-98,-998,693]} 1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. Nc3 Nb6 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. O-O Be7 8. d3 O-O 9. Be3 Re8 10. Rc1 Bf8 11. Bg5 {A29: English Opening: Four Knights Variation with 4 g3.} Qd7 {[#]} 12. Ne4 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12. a3 h6 13. Bd2 Qd8 14. Ne4 a5 15. Nc5 a4 16. Qc2 Ra7 17. Rfe1 Nd4 18. Nxd4 exd4 {1-0 (64) Caruana,F (2835)-Nepomniachtchi,I (2784) chess24.com INT 2020}) 12... h6 13. Bxh6 {The position is equal.} f5 $1 {[%CAl Rf5e4]} 14. Bh3 {Hoping for Bd2.} Qf7 $1 15. Neg5 Qxa2 {[#]} 16. Ra1 $1 Qd5 ({Black should try} 16... Qxb2 $15 17. Bxg7 Bxg7) 17. e4 $11 fxe4 18. Bxc8 exf3 ({Reject} 18... Raxc8 $6 19. Nxe4 Qd7 {[#]} 20. Nh4 $1 $16) 19. Bxb7 Rab8 20. Bxc6 ({White should play} 20. Ra5 $1 $11 Qxa5 21. Qxf3) 20... Qxc6 $15 21. Rc1 Qd7 $36 {[%mdl 2048] Black has some pressure.} ({But not} 21... Qxh6 $2 22. Qb3+ Re6 23. Nxe6 $18) 22. Ne4 Qh3 $1 {[%csl Gf3][%CAl Rh3g2]} 23. Qxf3 { And now Be3 would win.} Qxh6 24. Rc4 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} c6 (24... Nxc4 $142 25. dxc4 Rxb2) 25. Rxc6 $2 (25. Rc2) 25... Re7 $4 {[%mdl 8192]} 26. Rc7 $4 { [%mdl 8192]} Nd5 $2 (26... Rxc7 $19 27. Qf5 Re8) 27. Rfc1 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} Rc8 $4 {[%mdl 40960] Weighted Error Value: White=1.47/Black=0.63. Loss on time!?} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "1.3"] [White "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Black "Hercog, Nusa"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B11"] [WhiteElo "2406"] [BlackElo "2109"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "123"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 11,123,17,20,30,12,12,31,32,31,29,34,26,36,27,36,39,34,19,52,19,23,0,6, -27,-25,-29,11,11,11,12,19,10,28,32,27,27,72,48,43,43,46,31,47,25,25,8,58,12, 32,43,58,47,42,46,52,45,69,79,77,50,97,43,88,81,127,115,123,120,160,178,183, 173,208,200,189,197,229,195,197,205,197,193,178,173,375,356,319,165,291,278, 236,166,175,0,164,129,126,136,195,200,405,385,573,518,640,639,721,718,1273, 1204,5941,5929,29991,29992]} 1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Nf3 Bg4 4. h3 Bxf3 5. Qxf3 e6 6. d4 dxe4 7. Qxe4 {B11: Caro-Kann: Two Knights Variation.} Nf6 8. Qd3 Na6 9. a3 {White is slightly better.} Nc7 10. g3 Be7 11. Bg2 Qd7 12. Ne2 O-O 13. O-O {[#]} Rfd8 $146 ({Predecessor:} 13... Rad8 14. Bf4 Nfd5 15. Bd2 Bf6 16. Rad1 Nb6 17. Qb3 e5 18. dxe5 Bxe5 19. Nf4 Bxf4 20. Bxf4 Qxd1 21. Rxd1 Rxd1+ { 1/2-1/2 (59) Miettinen,K (2451)-Procopi,J (2254) ICCF email 2016}) 14. Qf3 Nb5 15. Be3 Qd5 16. Rfc1 Nd6 17. b3 Qxf3 18. Bxf3 Nd5 19. Bd2 Bf6 20. c4 Ne7 21. g4 {Threatens to win with g5.} g5 22. Be3 Ng6 23. Rab1 e5 24. dxe5 Nxe5 25. Bg2 Ne8 26. Be4 Nc7 27. b4 Ne6 28. c5 Nc7 29. Rc2 (29. b5 $5) 29... Re8 30. Ng3 Rad8 31. a4 a6 32. Nh5 Be7 33. f4 gxf4 34. Bxf4 f6 35. Bg3 Ne6 36. Rf1 (36. Kg2 $16) 36... Ng5 37. Bg2 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White is on the roll.} Rd3 38. Re2 Bd8 39. Kh1 Ra3 40. b5 axb5 41. axb5 Re6 42. bxc6 bxc6 43. Rb2 {Hoping for Rb8.} Ra8 44. Rb7 Ngf7 45. Be4 Ng6 46. Bc2 {[#] And now Bb3 would win.} Re7 47. Nxf6+ Kg7 $2 (47... Kh8 {was worth a try.} 48. Rb3 Bc7 49. Bxc7 Rxc7) 48. Nh5+ $18 Kg8 49. Rb2 (49. Rxe7 $142 {Threatening mate with Re8+.} Bxe7 50. Bb3) 49... Nfe5 (49... Bc7 $142 50. Bxc7 Rxc7) 50. Bb3+ Kh8 51. Be1 {Black must now prevent Bc3.} Ba5 52. Bg3 $2 {[#]} (52. Ra2 $18 Rea7 53. Bg3) 52... Bc3 (52... Bd8 $1 $11) 53. Rc2 Bd4 54. Rd1 Be3 (54... Nf3 $16 {was called for.} 55. Ra2 Rxa2 56. Bxa2 Re2) 55. Be1 Bh6 $2 (55... Rb7) 56. Bc3 Bg7 (56... Rb7 $142) 57. Re2 Rae8 58. Rde1 h6 59. h4 Kh7 60. Nxg7 Rxg7 61. h5 Nh4 62. Rxe5 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.16/Black=0.45} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "1.4"] [White "Colonetti, Fabio"] [Black "Solomon, Kenny"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "E52"] [WhiteElo "2100"] [BlackElo "2355"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "80"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 16,80,13,2,19,21,29,4,8,3,36,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-5,-4, -25,-34,-903,-20,-22,-21,-21,-21,-81,-93,-111,-95,-89,-74,-118,-75,-75,-75,-75, -75,-190,-190,-479,-454,-666,-562,-764,-727,-2368,-2201,-5210,-4672,-29982, -29983,-29988,-29989]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 d5 6. Nf3 b6 7. O-O Bb7 8. a3 Be7 9. b3 Nbd7 {E52: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 4...0-0 5 Nf3 d5 6 Bd3 b6.} 10. Bb2 Ne4 11. Nd2 {[%CAl Rd2e4]} Nxc3 {The position is equal.} 12. Bxc3 {[#]} Bd6 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12... Nf6 13. Bb2 h6 14. Qe2 Bd6 15. f4 Re8 16. e4 dxe4 17. Nxe4 Be7 18. b4 Nxe4 19. Bxe4 Bxe4 20. Qxe4 { 1/2-1/2 (52) Chu,B-Nguyen,T Vietnam 2002}) 13. Nf3 Qe7 14. Bb2 dxc4 15. Bxc4 Rad8 16. Qe2 e5 17. dxe5 Nxe5 18. Nxe5 Bxe5 19. Bxe5 Qxe5 20. Rfd1 g6 21. Rac1 Kg7 22. Qc2 c5 $40 {[%mdl 128] Black has some attack.} 23. Rxd8 (23. Qe2 { is interesting.} a5 24. a4 Bc6 25. h3 h5 26. Bb5) 23... Rxd8 24. Rd1 $2 { [%mdl 8192] [#]} (24. Re1 $15) 24... Rxd1+ $2 (24... Qe4 $1 $19 {[%csl Gb7] [%CAl Re4g2][%mdl 512]} 25. f3 (25. Qb2+ f6) 25... Qxc2 26. Rxd8 b5) 25. Qxd1 $11 Qe4 {[%csl Gb7][%CAl Re4g2]} (25... Bc6 {looks sharper.} 26. h3 Qe4 27. Qa1+ f6 28. Qf1 Qc2) 26. Bf1 Bd5 27. Qa1+ (27. Qc1 $11) 27... f6 $17 28. Qb2 a5 29. h3 g5 30. Kh2 a4 31. bxa4 {[#]} Qe5+ $1 32. Qxe5 fxe5 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KB-KB} 33. e4 (33. Bd3 $17) 33... Bxe4 $19 34. Bc4 $2 (34. f3 Bc6 35. Kg3) 34... Bc2 35. a5 (35. f3 $142 Bxa4 36. Kg3) 35... bxa5 36. Kg3 e4 37. f3 Bd3 38. Bd5 e3 39. Be4 c4 40. a4 h5 {Weighted Error Value: White=1.08/Black=0.25} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "1.5"] [White "Lumachi, Gabriele"] [Black "Olenik Campa, Rudi"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A26"] [WhiteElo "2318"] [BlackElo "2092"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "158"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,158,6,5,7,8,14,16,14,91,21,28,25,25,16,152,130,156,164,145,64,91,79, 79,47,35,36,50,14,357,0,0,-2729,49,49,73,7,7,3,3,7,10,14,16,0,46,40,87,52,225, 227,200,201,166,32,32,32,32,32,32,32,32,32,33,10,10,8,10,8,10,10,10,10,17,17, 17,10,10,10,10,10,32,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,0,10,0,10,10,10, 0,10,10,10,0,10,10,10,0,10,10,10,0,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,2,2,2,2,2,2,0,2,2,10, 10,10,10,10,3,10,10,10,10,10,3,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10]} 1. g3 g6 2. Bg2 Bg7 3. c4 d6 4. Nc3 Nc6 5. d3 e5 6. Qd2 {[#] A26: English Opening vs King's Indian with ...Nc6 and d3.} Nge7 $146 ({Predecessor:} 6... Be6 7. b3 Qd7 8. Bb2 Rb8 9. a3 Nh6 10. f4 O-O 11. Rc1 Rbe8 12. Nf3 Bh3 13. O-O Bxg2 14. Kxg2 Nd8 15. d4 e4 16. Ng5 f5 17. d5 {1/2-1/2 (17) Collas,S (2345)-Davies,N (2515) Porto San Giorgio 1998}) 7. b3 O-O 8. Bb2 f5 {[#]} (8... Be6 $11) 9. e3 ({White should play} 9. h4 $1 $16) 9... f4 $11 10. Nf3 {[%CAl Re3f4]} fxe3 11. fxe3 d5 (11... Bh6 $11 {remains equal.}) 12. cxd5 $16 Nxd5 13. Nxd5 Qxd5 {[#]} 14. O-O (14. Nxe5 $1 $16 {[%mdl 512]} Qd6 15. Nc4) 14... Qd6 15. Ng5 Bf5 16. Ne4 Bxe4 17. Bxe4 Bh6 18. Rac1 Rf5 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} 19. Rf2 $2 (19. Rxf5 gxf5 20. Bxf5 Ne7 $18) (19. Bxf5 $18 gxf5 20. Rxf5) 19... Rxf2 $11 20. Re1 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} Rf1+ $2 21. Rxf1 $14 Qc5 22. d4 ({Better is} 22. Rf3 $16) 22... exd4 $11 23. exd4 Bxd2 24. dxc5 {[%CAl Re4d5]} Be3+ 25. Kh1 {[%CAl Re4d5]} Rd8 26. Bf6 {And now Bxc6 would win.} Rd2 27. b4 a6 ({Don't go for} 27... Nxb4 $2 28. Bc3 $18) 28. Rf3 {Threatens to win with Bxc6.} Rf2 $2 29. Bxc6 $18 ({Not} 29. Rxe3 Rxf6 30. a3 Kf8 $11) 29... bxc6 30. Rxe3 Rxf6 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KR-KR} 31. Re8+ (31. Ra3 $18) 31... Rf8 $1 $14 {[%CAl Rf8e8]} 32. Re7 a5 $1 33. bxa5 Ra8 34. Rxc7 Rxa5 35. Rxc6 Rxa2 36. Rb6 Rc2 37. c6 Kf8 38. Kg1 Ke8 39. Rb8+ Ke7 40. Rb7+ Kd6 (40... Ke6 {seems wilder.} 41. c7 Kd6 42. c8=R Rxc8 43. Rxh7 Ke6) 41. Rxh7 Rxc6 42. Rf7 {Hoping for Rf6+.} Ke6 43. Rf2 Rc5 44. Kg2 Rh5 45. h3 Ra5 {The position is equal.} 46. g4 g5 47. Rf3 Ra8 48. Kg3 Rh8 49. Rf5 Rg8 50. Kh2 Rg7 51. Kh1 Rg8 52. Kh2 Rg7 53. Kh1 Rg8 54. Kg2 Rg7 55. Kg3 Rg8 56. Rf1 Ra8 57. Rf3 Rh8 58. Rf2 Ra8 59. Kg2 Rb8 60. Ra2 Rb6 61. h4 {Strongly threatening h5.} gxh4 62. Kh3 Kf6 63. Kxh4 Kg6 64. Ra8 Kg7 65. Kh5 Rh6+ 66. Kg5 Rg6+ 67. Kf5 { Intending Rg8+! and mate.} Rf6+ 68. Kg5 {White threatens Rg8+ and mate.} (68. Ke5 {keeps more tension.} Rg6 69. Ra7+ Kh6 70. Kf4 Rf6+ 71. Kg3) 68... Rg6+ 69. Kf4 Rf6+ 70. Kg3 Rb6 (70... Rc6 {is more complex.} 71. Rb8 Ra6 72. Rb2 Ra3+ 73. Kh4 Ra6) 71. Ra7+ Kg6 72. Ra3 Kg7 73. Rc3 Ra6 74. Rb3 Rc6 75. Rb7+ Kg6 76. Kh4 Ra6 77. Rb8 Kg7 78. Rb5 Kg6 79. Rg5+ Kh6 {Both players deserved the win here. Weighted Error Value: White=0.37/Black=0.38} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "2.1"] [White "Dappiano, Andrea"] [Black "Plat, Vojtech"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B35"] [WhiteElo "2250"] [BlackElo "2552"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "142"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 21,142,33,21,29,32,14,66,92,188,108,93,98,104,91,173,85,206,192,239,235, 223,191,206,133,149,139,133,151,150,128,155,171,131,62,58,65,71,62,60,64,56,16, 21,21,16,16,29,25,34,32,35,20,42,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0, 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-7,-7,-8,-8,-29959,-29958, -29958,-29956,-29969,-29970,-29969,-29971,-29971,-29971,-29970,-29971,-29971, -29972,-29970,-29974,-29983,-29984]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. Nc3 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Bc4 Qa5 8. O-O O-O 9. Bb3 d6 10. h3 Bd7 11. Re1 Rfe8 12. Nf3 {B35: Sicilian: Accelerated Dragon with 5 Nc3: main line.} Rac8 13. Qd2 {is more profitable than 13.Qe2 at the moment.} Qh5 $5 {[%mdl 4] A promising side line.} (13... Nh5 $11) 14. Ng5 $14 {[#] White is slightly better.} e6 $146 (14... Ne5 $16) ({Predecessor:} 14... Rf8 15. Ne2 Ne5 16. f4 Nc6 17. Ng3 Qh6 18. f5 Qh4 19. Nf3 Nxe4 20. Nxh4 Nxd2 21. Bxd2 Bxb2 22. fxg6 Bxa1 23. gxf7+ { 1-0 (51) Uysal,B (1998)-Kiremitciyan,A (1930) Istanbul 2015}) 15. Qxd6 ({ Better is} 15. Ne2 $1 $18 {[%CAl Re2g3] Strongly threatening Ng3.} d5 16. Ng3 ( 16. exd5 Nxd5 17. Rad1 Rcd8 $16)) 15... h6 $16 16. Nf3 Red8 17. Qg3 b5 (17... Qa5 $16) 18. a3 (18. e5 $18 {has better winning chances.} Ne8 19. Bd2 (19. Nxb5 Nxe5 20. Nxa7 Nxf3+ 21. Qxf3 Qxf3 $16)) 18... a5 (18... Be8 $16 {might work better.}) 19. Bb6 $1 $18 Rf8 20. e5 Nh7 21. Rad1 ({And not} 21. Nxb5 Rb8 $17) 21... Be8 22. Qg4 (22. Nxb5 Rb8 $11) 22... Qxg4 23. hxg4 a4 24. Ba2 ({Inferior is} 24. Nxb5 axb3 25. c4 Ng5 $17) 24... b4 25. Nxa4 Nxe5 26. Nxe5 Bxa4 27. Bb3 (27. Rd4 $16) 27... Bxb3 $14 28. cxb3 bxa3 29. bxa3 Rc3 $1 30. Nd7 Ra8 31. Re3 (31. b4 {keeps more tension.} Raxa3 32. b5 Nf6 33. Nxf6+ Bxf6 34. Rb1) 31... Rxa3 32. Rxc3 Bxc3 33. Rb1 Bb4 34. Bd4 Be7 35. Ne5 Bf6 36. b4 Ra4 $1 37. Nc6 Bxd4 38. Nxd4 $11 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRN-KRN} Nf6 39. Nc6 Nd5 ({Wrong is} 39... Nxg4 $2 40. b5 $18) 40. b5 {b6 is the strong threat.} Nb6 41. f3 Ra2 42. Kh2 Kg7 43. Nb4 Rd2 44. Kg3 Kf6 45. Nc6 Rd5 46. Rb4 e5 47. Na7 Rd2 48. Rb1 Kg5 49. Nc6 f6 50. Rc1 h5 51. gxh5 gxh5 52. Ne7 Rb2 53. Rc5 Rb3 54. Nd5 h4+ 55. Kh2 Nxd5 56. Rxd5 {KR-KR} Rb4 57. Kh3 Rb1 {[%CAl Rb1h1]} 58. Kh2 Kf4 59. Rd6 f5 60. Rh6 Kg5 61. Rb6 e4 62. fxe4 fxe4 {White must now prevent ...Kf5.} 63. Rb8 $2 { [%mdl 8192] [#]} (63. Re6 $11) 63... e3 $1 {[%CAl Re3e2] Black mates.} 64. Re8 Kf4 65. Rf8+ Ke4 66. Re8+ Kd3 67. Rd8+ Kc3 68. Re8 {[#]} Kd2 $1 69. Rd8+ Ke1 70. Rd5 e2 71. Kg1 Rd1 {Never resign too early! Weighted Error Value: White=0. 11/Black=0.10} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "2.2"] [White "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Black "Mahieu, Luc"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B90"] [WhiteElo "2485"] [BlackElo "2166"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "47"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 12,47,13,12,28,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,20,12,32,0,8,12,16,-32,0,-12,0,0,0,0,0, 0,0,0,174,175,267,-690,-670,-1245]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bd3 e5 7. Nde2 b5 {[%CAl Bb7b5,Bb5b4][%mdl 32] [#] B90: Sicilian Najdorf: Unusual White 6th moves, 6 Be3 Ng4 and 6 Be3 e5.} 8. a4 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 8. O-O b4 9. Nd5 Nxd5 10. exd5 f5 11. f4 e4 12. Bc4 Nd7 13. Nd4 Nf6 14. h3 g6 15. Be3 {1-0 (35) Barbosa,E (2501)-Petrov,V (2353) Caleta 2020}) 8... b4 {[%CAl Rb4c3]} 9. Nd5 Nxd5 {The position is equal.} 10. exd5 Nd7 11. a5 Be7 12. O-O Nc5 13. Bc4 O-O 14. b3 Rb8 15. Be3 Qc7 16. Ng3 Re8 17. Re1 f5 18. f4 {[#] Strongly threatening fxe5.} exf4 19. Bxf4 Bd7 20. Be5 Bf8 21. Bd4 f4 $2 {[#]} (21... Rxe1+ $11 {and Black stays safe.} 22. Qxe1 g6) 22. Nh5 $18 Re7 ( 22... Rxe1+ {was worth a try.} 23. Qxe1 Bb5) 23. Re4 $4 {[%mdl 8192]} Rxe4 $19 24. Qe1 {[%mdl 32768] Weighted Error Value: White=0.50/Black=0.33. Loss on time!?} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "2.3"] [White "Urh, Zala"] [Black "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A80"] [WhiteElo "2145"] [BlackElo "2406"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "126"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,126,8,20,12,16,10,5,-12,13,14,40,12,33,32,15,11,4,14,16,4,23,12,15,15, 15,13,24,18,22,12,15,0,0,0,-3,0,11,18,13,0,16,0,75,14,0,-6,-8,-8,0,-71,-6,-10, 61,-111,-108,-87,-96,-100,-38,-41,-41,-52,-41,-43,-31,-33,-46,-114,-82,-126, -87,-100,-113,-165,-181,-183,-195,-230,-245,-292,-284,-437,-427,-414,-413,-474, -423,-499,-507,-446,-420,-393,-362,-508,-362,-355,-354,-493,-482,-517,-515, -523,-491,-491,-491,-486,-481,-476,-464,-604,-604,-574,-594,-590,-589,-575, -574,-508,-381]} 1. d4 f5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Bg5 d5 4. e3 e6 5. Nf3 a6 6. Bd3 { A80: Dutch Defence: Unusual White second moves.} c5 7. dxc5 Bxc5 8. O-O { The position is equal.} O-O 9. Ne2 {[#]} h6 $146 ({Predecessor:} 9... Bd6 10. Bf4 Re8 11. Bxd6 Qxd6 12. c4 e5 13. Bc2 e4 14. Ne1 Nc6 15. cxd5 Ne5 {1/2-1/2 (51) Miljkovic,M (2484)-Forster,R (2460) Porto Carras 2018}) 10. Bf4 Nc6 11. c4 Qe7 12. Ned4 Bd7 13. Nxc6 bxc6 14. Rc1 Bd6 {Strongly threatening ...e5.} 15. Be5 Ng4 16. Bxd6 Qxd6 17. h3 Ne5 18. Nxe5 Qxe5 19. cxd5 exd5 20. Rc3 a5 21. Qd2 f4 22. exf4 Rxf4 23. Bc2 Raf8 24. Re3 Qf6 25. Rg3 Rf7 (25... Qd4 $11 26. Qe2 Re8) 26. Bg6 (26. Qxa5 $16 g5 27. Qd2) 26... Rf8 $11 27. Bc2 Qd4 28. Qe2 R4f6 29. Rg6 (29. Ra3 $11 {remains equal.}) 29... Re8 (29... Qxb2 $17 30. Rxh6 Bf5 31. Rxf6 Rxf6) 30. Qh5 {[#]} Re5 (30... Rxf2 $1 $11 31. Rxg7+ Qxg7 32. Rxf2 Re1+ 33. Kh2 Re3) 31. Qd1 $2 (31. Qxh6 $1 $14 {is the one way to stay ahead.} Rxg6 32. Qxg6) 31... Qxd1 $17 ({Of course not} 31... Qxb2 $6 32. Rxf6 gxf6 33. Qd3 $11) 32. Rxd1 Rxg6 33. Bxg6 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRB} Re2 ({Black should try} 33... Rg5 $17 34. Be4 Bxh3) 34. Rb1 $1 $15 c5 35. Rc1 c4 (35... Rxb2 36. Rxc5 Kf8 37. Rxd5 $16) 36. b3 Be6 37. bxc4 dxc4 38. Rc2 {Black continues to play with concentration.} (38. a3 $15) 38... Re1+ 39. Kh2 Kf8 40. Kg3 Ke7 41. f4 {[#]} (41. Rc3 $17) 41... Kd6 $1 $19 42. Kf2 Ra1 43. g4 Kc5 44. h4 Rh1 ({Weaker is} 44... Bxg4 45. Bf7 $11) 45. h5 (45. Re2 $142 Bd5 46. h5) 45... Bxg4 46. Kg2 Rd1 47. f5 Rd4 48. Kg3 Bd1 49. Rc1 Ba4 50. Kf3 Bc6+ 51. Ke3 (51. Ke2 $142) 51... Re4+ 52. Kd2 Rg4 53. Ke3 Rg3+ {Black is clearly winning.} 54. Kf4 Rf3+ 55. Ke5 Re3+ 56. Kf4 Re4+ 57. Kg3 Bd5 58. Kf2 Rf4+ 59. Ke3 Rf3+ 60. Ke2 Ra3 61. Ra1 Kd4 62. Rd1+ Ke5 {White must now prevent ...Bf3+.} 63. Ra1 Be4 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.26/Black=0.14} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "2.4"] [White "Solomon, Kenny"] [Black "Costa, Leonardo"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E07"] [WhiteElo "2355"] [BlackElo "2036"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "67"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 18,67,2,0,0,11,18,0,25,16,23,7,27,17,235,235,218,237,318,324,326,316, 409,272,261,252,204,175,156,146,160,131,135,142,424,428,523,382,1550,891,833,0, 1477,1390,2423,900,1189,1056,29967,29968,29968,12058]} 1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. c4 e6 4. g3 Be7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O c6 7. Nc3 Nbd7 8. Qd3 b6 9. e4 Ba6 10. b3 dxc4 {E07: Closed Catalan: Main Line (5 Nf3 0-0 6 0-0 Nbd7).} 11. bxc4 e5 12. Rd1 exd4 {The position is equal.} 13. Nxd4 ({But not} 13. Qxd4 Bc5 $17) 13... Ne5 {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} 14. Qc2 Qc7 ({Much worse is} 14... Bxc4 $6 15. Nxc6 $1 {[%mdl 512]} Nxc6 16. Rxd8 $16) 15. Bf4 {[#] Threatens to win with Bxe5.} Bd6 $146 (15... Nfd7 $11 {and Black stays safe.}) ({Predecessor:} 15... Nfd7 16. Nf5 Bf6 17. Ne2 g6 18. Nh6+ Kh8 19. Ng4 Bg7 20. Nd4 Qb7 21. Nxe5 Nxe5 22. Bxe5 Bxe5 {1/2-1/2 (60) Inkiov,V (2468)-Perrin,G (2309) Gif sur Yvette 2010 }) 16. Nf5 $18 Be7 {[#]} 17. Qb2 $1 {And now Nb5 would win.} Rfe8 {[#]} 18. Nb5 $1 {[%mdl 512]} cxb5 19. Bxe5 Qxc4 20. Nxe7+ Rxe7 21. Bxf6 gxf6 22. Qxf6 Qe6 23. Qg5+ Kf8 24. Qh4 Kg7 25. e5 $40 {[%mdl 128] White goes for the king.} Bb7 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (25... Rae8 $16) 26. Qg5+ ({Not} 26. Rd6 Qxe5 27. Rad1 Bxg2 $11) 26... Kf8 27. Rd6 Qc8 (27... Qxe5 28. Qxe5 Rxe5 29. Bxb7 Rae8) 28. Qh6+ Kg8 29. Qg5+ (29. Bxb7 $142 Qxb7 30. Qg5+ Kf8 31. Qf6) 29... Kf8 30. Rc1 Qe8 31. Qh6+ (31. Qf6 $142 Kg8 32. Rd4) 31... Kg8 32. Rd4 {Intending Rg4+ and mate. } f5 33. exf6 Rf7 34. Rg4+ {Black did not feel at home in the position after the opening. Weighted Error Value: White=0.43/Black=0.77} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "2.5"] [White "Prieb, Robert"] [Black "Droin, Augustin"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "E32"] [WhiteElo "2049"] [BlackElo "2289"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "94"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 11,94,10,35,5,10,4,5,0,7,0,0,-1,0,-10,-10,-10,-17,-14,-24,-23,-10,-22,0, 0,0,0,0,0,0,-14,-17,-21,-18,-36,-35,-38,0,-10,-10,-18,-10,-9,0,0,0,-3,0,-10,0, 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,10]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. Qxc3 Qe8 {6...d5 gains popularity.} 7. Bf4 {E32: Nimzo-Indian: Classical (4 Qc2): 4...0-0.} d6 8. Nf3 b6 9. e3 Bb7 10. Be2 Nbd7 11. O-O {[#]} e5 $146 ({Predecessor:} 11... Ne4 12. Qc2 f5 13. h3 Qe7 14. b4 Rac8 15. Rad1 g5 16. Bh2 h5 17. Nd2 g4 {1/2-1/2 (46) Grybas,G (2052)-Labuckas,A (2314) Kaunas 2012}) 12. dxe5 Ne4 13. Qc2 dxe5 14. Bg3 Nxg3 15. hxg3 c5 16. Rfd1 Nf6 17. Qc3 e4 18. Ng5 Qe7 19. Nh3 $1 Rad8 20. Qc2 Rxd1+ 21. Rxd1 Rd8 22. b3 Rxd1+ 23. Qxd1 Qd7 24. Qxd7 {The position is equal.} Nxd7 $11 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KBN-KBN} 25. f4 exf3 26. gxf3 Kf8 27. Kf2 Ke7 28. e4 Ne5 29. Nf4 g5 30. Nd5+ Bxd5 31. exd5 {KB-KN} f5 32. Ke3 Kf6 33. Bd1 Nf7 34. f4 h6 35. Bc2 Nd6 36. Bd3 a6 37. a4 Ne8 38. Bf1 Ng7 39. Be2 g4 40. Bf1 h5 41. Bd3 Ne8 42. Bf1 Nd6 {[#] aiming for ...Ne4.} 43. Bd3 Nf7 44. Kf2 Nd8 45. d6 Ke6 46. d7 a5 47. Ke3 Nc6 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.03/Black=0.03} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "3.1"] [White "Plat, Vojtech"] [Black "Solomon, Kenny"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B53"] [WhiteElo "2552"] [BlackElo "2355"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "89"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,89,1,71,73,64,31,46,47,43,17,20,2,8,5,9,4,37,0,0,0,20,8,25,22,16,0,4, 8,8,10,43,30,37,29,45,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,116,116,120,121,193,189,231,177,167, 158,179,166,162,78,79,64,66,74,78,78,66,8,531,9,527,519,531,535,510,511,498, 453,507,493,550,535,29986,29987]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nf6 5. e5 dxe5 (5... Nc6 $11 {remains equal.} 6. Bb5 Nd7 7. Bxc6 bxc6) 6. Qxd8+ $16 { B53: Sicilian: 2...d6: Lines with Qxd4.} ({Of course not} 6. Qxe5 $6 Nc6 $11) 6... Kxd8 7. Bc4 $5 {[%mdl 4] A promising side line.} e6 8. Nxe5 {White is slightly better.} Ke8 {[#]} 9. Be3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 9. Nc3 Nbd7 10. Nd3 a6 11. Be3 b5 12. Bb3 Bb7 13. f3 Rc8 14. O-O-O Bd6 15. Nf4 {1-0 (34) Dostan,J (2307)-Soos,A (2391) Hungary 2002}) 9... Nbd7 10. Nd3 b6 11. a4 Bb7 12. O-O Rc8 13. b3 a6 14. Nd2 g5 15. Bd4 ({But not} 15. Bxg5 $2 Rg8 $19) 15... Rg8 16. Rfe1 Be7 17. Nf3 Nd5 18. Nfe5 Nxe5 19. Nxe5 Bc5 20. Rad1 {Bxd5 is the strong threat. } Ke7 21. Bxd5 Bxd5 22. Bxc5+ (22. c4 $5 {[%CAl Rc4d5]} Bxd4 23. Rxd4 $14) 22... bxc5 23. c4 Bc6 24. Re3 Be8 25. Nd3 f6 26. f4 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White has the initiative.} Kf7 (26... h6 $11) 27. Rh3 h5 28. Rxh5 Kg6 (28... Kf8 $16 { was necessary.} 29. Rh3 gxf4) 29. Rh3 $1 $18 g4 30. Re3 Kf5 31. Nf2 {Hoping for Ne4.} Bc6 32. Rd6 Rge8 33. Nh1 (33. h3 $18) 33... Kxf4 $16 34. Rexe6 Rxe6 35. Rxe6 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} f5 36. Ng3 Be4 37. Kf2 (37. Nxe4 $14 fxe4 38. Kf2 (38. Rxa6 Rb8 $11)) 37... Rb8 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (37... Bc2 $1 $11) 38. Ne2+ $1 $18 Kg5 {[#]} 39. g3 $1 a5 40. Nf4 {[%csl Gf4][%CAl Re6g6]} Rg8 41. Ra6 Bb7 42. Rb6 Be4 43. Ne6+ Kf6 44. Nxc5+ Ke5 {[#]} 45. Ke3 $1 {[%csl Gc5] [%CAl Rb6e6] Weighted Error Value: White=0.14/Black=0.53} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "3.2"] [White "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Black "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B52"] [WhiteElo "2406"] [BlackElo "2485"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "47"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 16,47,29,25,30,28,31,35,32,32,39,1,8,0,135,132,142,122,116,129,143,128, 239,246,502,479,852,0,29981,1041,1636,-279,527,503]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Bxd7+ Nxd7 5. c4 Ngf6 6. Nc3 e6 7. O-O Be7 8. d4 cxd4 9. Nxd4 a6 { B52: Sicilian: Moscow Variation with 3...Bd7.} 10. b3 O-O 11. Bb2 Re8 {White is slightly better.} 12. Kh1 Bf8 13. f4 {[#]} e5 $146 ({Predecessor:} 13... Rc8 14. Qd2 Qa5 15. Nf3 e5 16. fxe5 dxe5 17. a3 Qb6 18. Qc2 Qc6 19. Nd5 Nxd5 20. exd5 {1/2-1/2 (61) Martin Del Campo C,R (2410)-Ricardi,P (2465) Manila 1992}) 14. Nf5 g6 (14... exf4 $11 {remains equal.} 15. Rxf4 Ne5) 15. Nxd6 $16 { [%mdl 64] Double Attack} Re6 16. fxe5 Nxe5 17. Nxb7 Qb8 {[#]} 18. Nd5 $1 Nfg4 { [#]} (18... Nxe4 $16 19. Qd4 f5) 19. h3 $1 $18 Nxc4 $2 (19... Qxb7 20. hxg4 Nxc4) 20. Qxg4 {And now Rxf7! would win.} Nxb2 {[#]} (20... Qxb7 $142 21. Rac1 Rc8 22. Nf6+ (22. bxc4 Qxb2 23. Qf4 Qb7 $18) (22. Rxc4 Rxc4 23. bxc4 Qxb2 $16) 22... Rxf6 23. Bxf6 h5) 21. Rf2 $2 f6 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} 22. Rxf6 (22. Qxe6+ $142 Kh8 23. Nxf6 Bh6 24. Nd6 Nd3 25. Nf7+ Kg7 {[#]} 26. Nh5+ $1 {[%mdl 576] Pin} Kf8 27. Rf6) 22... Qe5 23. Rf7 $4 {[%mdl 8192]} Bg7 {[%mdl 8192]} (23... Kxf7 $19 {and life is good for Black.} 24. Rf1+ Kg7) 24. Raf1 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.99/Black=1.22} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "3.3"] [White "Braeuning, Rudolf Wilhelm"] [Black "Loiacono, Antonio"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B13"] [WhiteElo "2272"] [BlackElo "2307"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "77"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 12,77,12,-36,-48,-24,-18,-18,-12,-17,-16,-12,-21,-22,-16,-30,1,-41,0, -10,-12,-42,-41,-41,-46,-39,-46,-44,-48,-82,-100,-70,-35,-51,-35,-45,-38,-70, -35,-64,-67,-84,-75,-125,-124,-124,-136,-177,-183,-170,-97,-91,-94,-93,-72,-66, -90,-114,-107,-104,-89,-633,-622,-625,-597,-745,-740,-617]} 1. c4 {Mokal,P} c6 2. e4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 Be6 7. Nge2 (7. a3 {seems wilder.} Qd7 8. Nf3 g6 9. c5 Ne4 10. Bf4) 7... dxc4 {B13: Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack.} 8. Nf4 {Hoping for d5.} Nxd4 9. Nxe6 Nxe6 {The position is equal.} 10. Bxc4 {Strongly threatening Bxf6.} Qxd1+ $1 ({ Don't take} 10... Nxg5 11. Bb5+ Nd7 12. Qd5 $17) 11. Rxd1 {And now Bb5+ would win.} a6 12. Bxe6 fxe6 13. O-O h6 14. Bc1 g5 {[#]} 15. Rfe1 $146 ({Predecessor: } 15. f4 g4 16. Na4 Rc8 17. b4 Kf7 18. Nc5 b6 19. Nd3 Nd7 20. Be3 b5 21. Ne5+ Nxe5 22. fxe5+ {0-1 (58) Hou,Y (2673)-Ding,L (2732) Wijk aan Zee 2015 CBM 165 [Mokal,P]}) 15... Kf7 16. Re3 Rc8 17. Rde1 Rc6 18. Ne2 Rd6 19. h4 b5 20. Re5 Nd7 21. Re3 Rg8 22. Rf3+ Nf6 23. hxg5 hxg5 24. Kf1 Rg6 (24... g4 $5 {[%CAl Rg4f3]} 25. Ra3 Nd5 $15) 25. Rh3 Bg7 26. Be3 Ng4 27. Bc1 Ne5 28. b3 Nd3 29. Rf3+ Ke8 30. Rd1 Ne5 ({Black should play} 30... Nxc1 $19 {[%CAl Rd6d1]} 31. Rxd6 exd6 32. Nxc1 Rh6) 31. Rxd6 $17 exd6 32. Rg3 g4 33. Nf4 Rh6 {...Rh1+ is the strong threat.} 34. Ke2 {[#]} Kd7 $1 35. Bb2 Rh4 36. Nd3 $2 {[%mdl 8192] This move loses the game for White.} (36. Re3 $17) 36... Nxd3 $19 {[%mdl 64] Discovered Attack. Black is clearly winning.} 37. Bxg7 Nf4+ 38. Ke3 Nh5 { [%mdl 64] [#] Double Attack} 39. Ke2 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.40/Black=0. 10} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "3.4"] [White "Lumachi, Gabriele"] [Black "Prieb, Robert"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "D73"] [WhiteElo "2318"] [BlackElo "2049"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "49"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 14,49,16,6,22,-12,112,108,97,102,184,92,91,92,128,114,121,87,83,42,68, 80,108,16,79,93,156,138,862,848,1144,1143,1105,1090,1206,1179,1795,1695]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 c6 5. Nc3 d5 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Ne5 O-O 8. Bg2 b6 { D73: Fianchetto Grünfeld: 5 Nf3 .} 9. e4 {[%CAl Re4d5]} e6 (9... Bb7 $11 { remains equal.}) 10. Bg5 $16 Bb7 {White is better.} 11. O-O {[#]} Na6 $146 {[#] } (11... Qd6 $16) ({Predecessor:} 11... Qd6 12. Bxf6 Bxf6 13. exd5 exd5 14. Re1 Na6 15. Nb5 Qb4 16. a4 Rfe8 17. Qf3 Kg7 {1/2-1/2 (34) Jojua,D (2592) -Tabatabaei,M (2486) Teheran 2016}) 12. exd5 (12. Ng4 $1 $18 {Black must now prevent e5.} h5 {[#]} 13. e5 $1 hxg4 14. f3) 12... exd5 13. f4 h6 14. Bxf6 Bxf6 15. h4 Nc7 16. Qc2 Ne6 17. Rad1 Rc8 18. h5 ({White should try} 18. Bh3 $16) 18... g5 (18... gxh5 $11 19. Qb3 Nc7) 19. Bh3 Qd6 (19... Qc7 $142) 20. Rfe1 { Hoping for Nxf7!} a6 $2 {[%mdl 8192] [#] This move loses the game for Black.} ( 20... Ng7 $16) 21. Nxf7 $1 $18 {[%mdl 576] Double Attack. White is clearly winning.} Bxd4+ (21... Rxf7 22. Bxe6) 22. Kh2 Rxf7 23. Bxe6 Bg7 24. Qg6 { [%mdl 64] Double Attack, Pin} Qc7 25. fxg5 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.24/ Black=0.58} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.13"] [Round "3.5"] [White "Droin, Augustin"] [Black "Bettalli, Francesco"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B33"] [WhiteElo "2289"] [BlackElo "2289"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "80"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 28,80,16,12,25,7,12,7,12,6,6,16,12,0,0,0,0,0,18,10,7,3,0,0,0,-60,-26, -37,-30,-41,0,-91,-79,-238,-244,-335,-144,-139,0,-331,-104,-617,-502,-652,-646, -793,-781,-776,-841,-864,-810,-1852,-1829,-2610,-1275]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6 8. Na3 b5 9. Nd5 Be7 10. Bxf6 Bxf6 11. c3 Bg5 12. Nc2 Rb8 13. a4 bxa4 14. Ncb4 Bd7 15. Bxa6 Nxb4 { B33: Sicilian: Pelikan and Sveshnikov Variations.} 16. cxb4 O-O 17. O-O Bc6 { The position is equal.} 18. Rxa4 Bxa4 19. Qxa4 Kh8 20. g3 {[#]} f5 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 20... Qe8 21. Qxe8 Rfxe8 22. Rd1 g6 23. Rd3 Bc1 24. Rc3 Bxb2 25. Rc7 Kg7 26. Bc4 Rec8 27. Rxc8 Rxc8 28. Bd3 Bd4 {0-1 (28) Shtyrenkov,V (2329) -Agaragimov,D (2376) Alushta 2013}) 21. exf5 Rxf5 22. Bd3 Rf7 23. b5 Qd7 24. h4 Bd8 25. Kg2 g6 26. Rh1 (26. f3 $11) 26... Qb7 (26... Bb6 $5 27. Nxb6 Qb7+ { [%mdl 64] Double Attack} 28. Qe4 Qxb6 $17) 27. Qe4 Bb6 28. f3 Bd4 (28... Rbf8 $5 {[%CAl Rf7f3]} 29. Nxb6 Qxb6 $15) 29. b3 (29. h5 $11 g5 30. Rc1) 29... Ra8 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White must now prevent ...Ra2+. Keeping White busy.} 30. Nb4 ( 30. Bb1 $17) 30... d5 $1 $19 {[%CAl Rd5e4]} 31. Qg4 Bc5 (31... e4 $19 {is more deadly.} 32. Nc2 exf3+ 33. Kh3 Ba7) 32. Na6 $17 Bd4 (32... Bd6 $17 {Threatens to win with ...e4!} 33. Qe6 e4 34. fxe4 Qb6 $1 35. Qxf7 Rf8 36. Qxf8+ Bxf8) 33. h5 $2 {[%mdl 8192] [#]} (33. Nb4 $1 $11 {and White stays safe.}) 33... g5 $2 ( 33... gxh5 $1 $19 {and Black stays clearly on top.} 34. Rxh5 e4) 34. h6 $2 { [%mdl 8192]} (34. Rc1 $17) 34... Raf8 $19 {Black is clearly winning.} 35. Be2 e4 36. Rf1 Qe7 37. Kh2 Bb6 38. Kh3 d4 39. Rc1 d3 40. Bd1 e3 {Weighted Error Value: White=1.07/Black=0.26} (40... exf3 $142 41. Nc5 Bxc5) 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "4.1"] [White "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Black "Plat, Vojtech"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2406"] [BlackElo "2552"] [Annotator "ChessBase"] [PlyCount "16"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] [TimeControl "5400+30"] 1. e4 {[%emt 0:01:20]} d6 {[%emt 0:06:00]} 2. d4 {[%emt 0:00:08]} Nf6 {[%emt 0: 00:04]} 3. Nc3 {[%emt 0:00:04]} e5 {[%emt 0:00:02]} 4. Nf3 {[%emt 0:00:07]} exd4 {[%emt 0:00:05]} 5. Nxd4 {[%emt 0:00:04]} Be7 {[%emt 0:00:04]} 6. Bf4 { [%emt 0:00:35]} c6 {[%emt 0:00:04]} 7. Qd2 {[%emt 0:00:16]} b5 {[%emt 0:00:06]} 8. f3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} O-O {[%emt 0:00:06]} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "4.2"] [White "Loiacono, Antonio"] [Black "Lumachi, Gabriele"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D41"] [WhiteElo "2307"] [BlackElo "2318"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "27"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 20,27,15,0,39,8,6,0,27,33]} 1. g3 d5 2. Bg2 Nf6 3. Nf3 e6 4. O-O c5 5. c4 Be7 6. cxd5 Nxd5 7. Nc3 O-O 8. d4 Nc6 9. Nxd5 exd5 10. dxc5 Bxc5 11. Bf4 Be7 {[#] D41: Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Tarrasch with 5 cxd5.} 12. Rc1 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 12. Ne5 Bf6 13. Nxc6 bxc6 14. Rc1 Bd7 15. e4 dxe4 16. Bxe4 Re8 17. Qc2 h6 18. Rfd1 Qe7 19. Rxd7 Qxe4 20. Qxe4 Rxe4 21. Rxc6 Bxb2 22. Kg2 Ra4 { 1/2-1/2 (22) Vogel,J (2266)-Brunia,R Dieren 2003}) 12... Bf6 13. Qd2 Bf5 14. Bg5 {Not much happened in this game. Weighted Error Value: White=0.17/Black=0. 19} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "4.3"] [White "Bettalli, Francesco"] [Black "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "E46"] [WhiteElo "2289"] [BlackElo "2485"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "112"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,112,3,7,12,13,0,4,10,8,-16,-14,-14,7,-2,0,-52,-20,-29,-27,-27,-4,-8, 53,48,55,71,56,-22,-28,-29,-31,-43,-23,-33,140,-43,-47,-73,-62,-122,-115,-114, -114,-105,-85,-89,-89,-81,-79,-87,-52,-75,-51,-56,-51,-89,-92,-93,-89,-99,-95, -83,-66,-75,-58,-62,-58,-58,-59,-60,-58,-64,-69,-59,-47,-47,-47,-47,-47,-68, -36,-103,-93,-108,-146,-67,-102,-257,-240,-741,-714,-1088,-1045,-1194,-710, -1754,-1748,-5269,-4522,-12208,-8517,-8510,-5229,-2039,-1296]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Nge2 c6 6. a3 {E46: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 4 e3 0-0 5 Ne2 without early Bd3.} Ba5 7. c5 d5 8. cxd6 {The position is equal.} Qxd6 9. g3 Qd5 10. Rg1 {Threatens to win with b4.} Qh5 11. h3 e5 {[#]} 12. b4 $146 (12. g4 $11 Qh4 13. Bd2) ({Predecessor:} 12. g4 Qh4 13. Bd2 Bb6 14. dxe5 Nfd7 15. Ng3 Nxe5 16. f4 Ng6 17. Qf3 f5 18. g5 Nxf4 19. exf4 {0-1 (26) Mirzoev, E (2407)-Adhiban,B (2674) Baku 2015}) 12... Bc7 13. Bb2 Rd8 ({Worse is} 13... Bxh3 14. Rh1 $16) 14. g4 Qg5 15. Qc2 Nbd7 (15... a5 $11) 16. O-O-O $14 Nb6 17. dxe5 Rxd1+ ({Not} 17... Qxe5 $2 18. Nd5 $1 $18 {[%mdl 512]}) 18. Qxd1 (18. Nxd1 $14 Bxe5 19. Nd4 Bxd4 20. Bxd4) 18... Qxe5 $11 19. Nf4 {And now Ncd5 would win. } Qe7 20. g5 Ne8 21. Bd3 Be5 $2 {[#]} (21... g6 $15 {keeps the upper hand.}) 22. Qc2 $2 (22. Bxh7+ $1 $16 {[%mdl 512]} Kf8 23. Qf3 Bxf4 24. Qxf4) 22... g6 $15 23. Ne4 Nd5 24. Nd2 ({White should try} 24. Nxd5 $15 cxd5 {[#]} 25. Qc5 $1) 24... Bxb2+ 25. Qxb2 Nxf4 26. exf4 Qd6 27. Qe5 Bxh3 28. Rg3 Be6 29. Ne4 Qd5 30. Re3 Qa2 31. Bb1 Qc4+ 32. Kb2 Rd8 33. Bc2 Qd4+ 34. Kb1 Qxe5 35. fxe5 Kg7 36. Nc5 Rd2 37. Nd3 Bg4 $1 38. Kc1 Re2 39. Rxe2 Bxe2 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KBN-KBN} 40. Nc5 b6 41. Nb3 Bc4 42. Nd4 $1 Bd5 43. Ba4 b5 44. Bb3 Nc7 45. Bxd5 (45. Bd1 $15) 45... cxd5 {KN-KN} 46. Kd2 a6 47. Ke3 Ne6 48. Nc6 $2 {Now White is beyond hope. } (48. f4 $17) 48... Nxg5 $19 49. Nb8 $2 (49. Ne7) 49... h5 {Black is clearly winning.} 50. Nxa6 d4+ 51. Ke2 Ne4 {White must now prevent ...h4.} 52. f3 {[#]} h4 $1 53. fxe4 (53. e6 h3) 53... h3 54. e6 fxe6 55. Kf2 d3 56. Nc5 d2 { Weighted Error Value: White=0.55/Black=0.27} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "4.4"] [White "Solomon, Kenny"] [Black "Rindone, Andrea"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C19"] [WhiteElo "2355"] [BlackElo "2150"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "148"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 18,148,-12,-19,-20,-31,0,-10,40,0,51,41,52,44,62,73,292,284,322,288,313, 311,293,293,346,346,347,372,362,302,305,304,275,244,237,247,258,259,251,241, 265,139,232,239,309,308,293,292,305,236,222,135,147,142,141,141,151,147,151, 142,159,142,142,142,185,182,179,181,183,170,169,168,199,176,195,195,193,179, 196,174,214,176,226,224,418,404,387,368,1252,299,873,285,712,672,548,445,542, 486,1054,1013,1001,923,6995,9260,12839,12839,12841,12841,12842,12841,12844, 12842,12842,12842,12843,12843,12844,12843,12843,12843,12845,0,12842,12842, 12845,12846,12846,12846,12846,12847,12847,12847,29999]} 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Ne7 7. a4 Qa5 8. Bd2 Bd7 9. Qb1 Nbc6 10. Nf3 Qc7 {C19: French: 3 Nc3 Bb4: Main line: 7 Nf3 and 7 a4.} 11. Be2 f6 { [%CAl Rf6e5] [#]} 12. O-O $146 ({Predecessor:} 12. exf6 gxf6 13. O-O O-O-O 14. Re1 Rhg8 15. Qb2 e5 16. Reb1 Bh3 17. g3 Bg4 18. dxc5 Na5 19. c4 Nec6 20. cxd5 Rxd5 21. c4 Rd7 {1-0 (83) Rissotti,L (2252)-Della Morte,P (2324) Mendoza 2002}) 12... O-O-O {[%CAl Rf6e5] The position is equal.} 13. Re1 Ng6 ({Better is} 13... fxe5 $11 14. Nxe5 Nxe5 15. dxe5 Rdf8) 14. exf6 $14 gxf6 15. dxc5 e5 16. a5 $1 {[%CAl Ba4a5,Ba5a6][%mdl 32] Threatens to win with a6.} Rhg8 $2 (16... a6 $16 {keeps fighting.}) 17. a6 $18 Bg4 {[#]} 18. Ng5 {[%mdl 512]} Bf5 19. Qxb7+ Qxb7 20. axb7+ Kb8 21. Nf7 (21. Nxh7 Nh4 $16) 21... Nh4 22. g3 (22. Nxd8 Rxg2+ 23. Kh1 Nxd8) 22... Rd7 23. Nh6 Rgg7 24. Ra6 Rc7 25. Rea1 Be4 26. Kf1 Nf3 27. Bxf3 Bxf3 28. Nf5 Rgd7 29. Bh6 (29. Nd6 $18) 29... d4 (29... Kxb7 $16 {might work better.} 30. Nd6+ Ka8) 30. cxd4 Nxd4 31. Nxd4 ({Much less strong is} 31. Rxf6 $6 Nxf5 32. Rxf5 Rd1+ 33. Rxd1 Bxd1 $18) 31... Rxd4 32. Rxf6 Bxb7 33. Rf8+ Rc8 34. Bg7 Rd5 35. Rxc8+ Kxc8 $16 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRB} 36. Ra5 Rd2 { [#]} 37. Ke1 $1 {[%CAl Re1d2]} Rxc2 38. Bxe5 Bf3 {[#] With the idea ...Re2+.} 39. Ra3 $1 {[%CAl Ra3f3]} Rxc5 40. Bd4 Rc1+ 41. Kd2 Rd1+ 42. Ke3 Bb7 43. Rxa7 Re1+ 44. Kd2 Re6 45. Ra5 Rd6 46. Ke3 Re6+ 47. Be5 Kd7 48. Kf4 Rb6 49. Rc5 Ke6 50. Kg5 Be4 $2 (50... Bf3 51. Ra5 Rb7) 51. Bc7 $18 Rb4 52. f4 Bg6 $2 (52... Bf3 53. f5+ Kf7) 53. Ba5 $2 (53. f5+ Bxf5 54. Re5+ (54. Rxf5 h6+ 55. Kxh6 Kxf5 $11) 54... Kd7 55. Ba5) 53... Rd4 $2 (53... Ra4 54. Bc7 (54. f5+ Bxf5 55. Bc7 Rg4+ 56. Kh6 Rb4 $16) 54... Bb1 55. f5+ Kd7) 54. g4 $2 ({Not} 54. f5+ Bxf5 55. Bc7 ( 55. Rxf5 h6+ 56. Kxh6 Kxf5 $11) 55... Bh3 $16) (54. Bc3 Rd3 55. g4) 54... Be4 $2 (54... Kd6) 55. f5+ Kd6 56. Rc3 Ra4 57. Bc7+ Ke7 (57... Kd7 $142 58. Bg3 Ra7 ) 58. Be5 Ra7 59. Bb8 Rb7 {[#]} 60. Re3 $1 Rb4 {[#]} (60... h6+ 61. Kxh6) 61. Kf4 $1 Rxb8 (61... Rb1 62. Rxe4+) 62. Rxe4+ {KR-KR} Kf7 63. Kg5 Rb6 64. Re6 Rb5 65. Ra6 Rb7 66. h4 Kg7 67. Re6 Kf7 68. Re4 Rb6 69. Re6 Rb7 $1 70. h5 {White is clearly winning.} Rb5 71. Kh6 Kg8 72. Ra6 Rb8 73. g5 Kh8 74. Ra7 {White wants to mate with f6.} Ra8 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.34/Black=0.37} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "4.5"] [White "Dappiano, Andrea"] [Black "Braeuning, Rudolf Wilhelm"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B01"] [WhiteElo "2250"] [BlackElo "2272"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "92"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 11,92,23,21,0,13,2,0,0,34,17,62,2,0,-29,-31,-38,-38,-19,-12,0,0,0,0,0,0, 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0, 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0]} 1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. Bb5+ Nbd7 4. c4 a6 5. Ba4 b5 6. cxb5 Nxd5 7. Nc3 {B01: Scandinavian Defence.} N5b6 8. Bc2 axb5 9. Nxb5 Ba6 10. Nc3 e5 11. d4 {[#]} ({Better is} 11. Nf3 $14) 11... Bb4 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 11... exd4 12. Qxd4 Bc5 13. Qxg7 Qh4 14. Qxh8+ Ke7 15. g3 Qg4 16. Qxh7 Bb7 17. Be4 Nf6 18. f3 Qe6 19. Bg5 Ra5 20. Bxf6+ Qxf6 21. Qh4 {1-0 (21) Thorhallsson,T (2454)-Rocha,S (2374) Istanbul 2000}) 12. Nge2 (12. a3 $5 { [%CAl Ra3b4]} Bxc3+ 13. bxc3 $11) 12... O-O $1 13. dxe5 Nxe5 {aiming for ... Qxd1+.} 14. Qxd8 Rfxd8 {The position is equal.} 15. Bf4 Nd3+ 16. Bxd3 Rxd3 17. O-O Nd5 {[%CAl Rd3c3] [#] And now ...Rxc3 would win.} 18. Rfc1 Bxc3 19. bxc3 { [%CAl Bb2c3,Bc3c4][%mdl 32]} Re8 20. c4 Nxf4 21. Nxf4 Rd2 22. h4 f6 23. Rd1 Rxd1+ 24. Rxd1 Bxc4 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} 25. Rc1 Re4 26. g3 g5 27. hxg5 fxg5 28. Ng2 c6 29. Ne3 Bb5 30. Rc5 h6 31. Kg2 Kf7 32. Nf5 {[#] Threatens to win with Nd6+.} Kg6 {With the idea ...Rc4.} 33. Nd6 Ra4 34. Nxb5 cxb5 35. Rxb5 Rxa2 {KR-KR} 36. g4 Ra3 37. Rb6+ Kg7 38. f3 Ra7 39. Kg3 Rf7 40. Rc6 (40. Kg2 {looks sharper.} Rf6 41. Rb5 Kg6 42. Rc5 Ra6 43. Kf2) 40... Rf6 41. Rxf6 Kxf6 42. f4 (42. Kf2 {feels hotter.} Kg6 43. Ke2 h5 44. gxh5+ Kxh5 45. Ke3) 42... gxf4+ 43. Kxf4 {KP-KP} Kg6 44. Kf3 Kg5 45. Kg3 h5 46. gxh5 Kxh5 { Weighted Error Value: White=0.06/Black=0.01} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "5.1"] [White "Plat, Vojtech"] [Black "Loiacono, Antonio"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2552"] [BlackElo "2307"] [Annotator "NA"] [PlyCount "13"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] [TimeControl "5400+30"] {[%evp 9,13,17,35,-748,20,-789]} 1. e4 {[%emt 0:06:55]} c5 {[%emt 0:00:00]} 2. Nf3 {[%emt 0:00:16]} d6 {[%emt 0:00:00]} 3. d4 {[%emt 0:00:05]} cxd4 {[%emt 0: 00:00]} 4. Qd2 {[%emt 1:24:44] [#]} d3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 4... e5 5. c3 dxc3 6. Nxc3 Nf6 7. Nb5 a6 8. Nc3 Be7 9. Qc2 O-O 10. Bd3 b5 11. O-O Bb7 {1/2-1/2 (31) Thuemler,F (1214)-Martin,R (1620) Playchess.com INT 2020}) 5. Qxd3 { [%emt 0:00:00]} Nc6 {[%emt 0:00:28]} 6. Qd4 $2 {[%emt 0:00:00] [#] B53: Sicilian: 2...d6: Lines with Qxd4.} Bd7 $2 {[%emt 0:00:14]} (6... Nxd4 $19 7. Nxd4 e5) 7. Bb5 $2 {[%emt 0:00:00] Not enough moves} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "5.2"] [White "Lumachi, Gabriele"] [Black "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D36"] [WhiteElo "2318"] [BlackElo "2406"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "62"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 26,62,36,49,39,45,56,33,60,66,81,34,87,2,39,0,18,21,81,25,33,12,96,85, 98,82,82,91,77,43,37,0,0,0,42,0,0,0,47]} 1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bg5 c6 6. e3 Be7 7. Bd3 Nbd7 {[%CAl Bb8d7,Bd7f8,Bf8g6][%mdl 32]} 8. h3 O-O 9. Qc2 Re8 10. Nf3 Nf8 11. Bf4 Ng6 12. Bh2 Bd6 13. Bxd6 Qxd6 14. O-O-O Qe7 {D36: Queen's Gambit Declined: Exchange Variation: Main line (5 Bg5 c6 6 Qc2).} 15. g4 b5 16. Kb1 Bd7 {White is slightly better.} 17. Rhg1 {[#]} Rac8 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 17... b4 18. Na4 Ne4 19. Bxe4 Qxe4 20. Qxe4 Rxe4 21. Nc5 Re7 22. h4 Be8 23. g5 Rd8 {1-0 (41) Shipov,S (2541)-Siemer,T (1960) Puhajarve 2015}) 18. Rc1 a5 (18... Ne4 $14) 19. Bf5 ({White should try} 19. g5 $16 Ne4 20. h4) 19... a4 {[%CAl Ba5a4,Ba4a3][%mdl 32]} 20. h4 a3 21. b3 Ne4 (21... Bxf5 $11 22. Qxf5 (22. gxf5 Nf8 $11) 22... b4) 22. Nxe4 (22. Bxd7 $16 Qxd7 23. h5 Nxc3+ 24. Qxc3) 22... dxe4 $11 23. Bxg6 hxg6 (23... fxg6 $11 {keeps the balance.} 24. Ne5 Rf8) 24. Ne5 $16 Be6 25. Qc5 ({Inferior is} 25. Qxe4 Bd5 $15) 25... Qf6 {[#]} 26. Rc2 (26. Qxa3 $6 Qxf2 27. Rce1 c5 $15) 26... Bd5 27. g5 Qe6 28. Rh1 Qf5 $1 29. Rg1 ({But not} 29. Qxa3 f6 $17) 29... Qe6 $1 30. Rh1 Qf5 $1 {Black wants to play ...f6.} 31. Rg1 ({Much weaker is} 31. Qxa3 f6 $17) 31... Qe6 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.24/Black=0.16} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "5.3"] [White "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Black "Solomon, Kenny"] [Result "*"] [ECO "A06"] [WhiteElo "2485"] [BlackElo "2355"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "157"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,157,-17,-17,-22,-9,-22,-5,-14,-18,0,13,0,72,19,10,-49,-52,-56,8,0,0, 13,27,0,0,-5,183,40,15,19,11,5,72,70,134,118,124,123,137,150,161,161,160,164, 170,171,172,172,247,180,290,159,266,202,285,214,352,349,388,308,256,190,189, 164,134,43,43,14,224,171,203,144,222,208,276,61,48,32,54,56,102,33,39,0,11,0,0, 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0, 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-8,-8,-8,-8,-8,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-8]} 1. Nf3 d5 2. b3 c5 3. e4 dxe4 4. Ng5 e6 5. Nxe4 {[#]} f5 $146 ({Predecessor:} 5... Nh6 6. Bb2 Nc6 7. Bb5 Bd7 8. Qh5 Nf5 9. Na3 a6 10. Bxc6 Bxc6 11. d3 Qa5+ {1-0 (26) Jones,G (2640) -Bacrot,E (2722) chess.com INT 2018}) 6. Ng3 {A06: Réti Opening: 1 Nf3 d5.} Nf6 7. Bb2 Be7 8. Bc4 Nc6 9. O-O g6 10. Re1 Kf7 (10... O-O $11 {remains equal.} ) 11. Qe2 ({Better is} 11. d3 $16) 11... Qd6 $11 12. b4 (12. a4 $11) 12... cxb4 13. a3 b5 (13... Re8 $15) 14. Bb3 Rb8 15. axb4 Rd8 16. d3 Nd5 17. Nd2 Bf6 $2 { [#]} (17... Rb7 $11) 18. Bxf6 (18. Nde4 $1 $18 {[%mdl 512]} fxe4 19. Nxe4) 18... Nxf6 $14 19. Nf3 Kg7 20. c3 ({Not} 20. Bxe6 $2 Re8 $19) 20... a6 (20... Qxd3 $11 21. Qb2 Qd6) 21. d4 $16 ({Don't blunder} 21. Bxe6 $2 Re8 $19) 21... Nd5 (21... Rb7 $14) 22. Qd2 Qf4 {intending ...Qxd2.} 23. Qb2 Qd6 24. Ne2 Re8 25. Nc1 Nf6 26. Nd3 Ne7 27. Nc5 {[%CAl Rc5e6]} Ned5 28. Ne5 Rb6 (28... Ra8 $142 29. f3 Ra7) 29. Qd2 h6 (29... Qd8 $142 30. f3 Kg8) 30. h3 (30. c4 $18) 30... Rf8 (30... Qc7 $16 31. h4 Rf8) 31. Re2 Re8 (31... Qd8 $142 32. g3 g5) 32. Rae1 Re7 (32... Qc7 {was necessary.} 33. f3 g5) 33. c4 $18 Nc7 34. d5 exd5 35. cxd5 Ncxd5 36. Bxd5 Qxd5 37. Qb2 (37. Qc1 $16) 37... Rd6 $14 38. Nf3 {[%mdl 1024] White has compensation.} Rf7 (38... Rxe2 $11 {and Black is okay.} 39. Rxe2 Qf7) 39. Re8 Rd8 40. R8e7 {Strongly threatening Ne6+.} Rdf8 (40... Kg8 $16 {keeps fighting.}) 41. R7e5 $18 Qd6 42. R5e2 $2 (42. Ne6+ $18 Bxe6 43. Rxe6) 42... Kh7 $1 $14 43. Ne5 Rg7 44. Rd2 Qc7 {[#]} 45. Nf3 (45. Qc1 $1 $16) 45... Ne4 46. Rc2 (46. Nxe4 {is interesting.} fxe4 47. Rxe4 Bb7 48. Nd4 Bxe4 49. Ne6) 46... Qd8 { The position is equal.} 47. Nd4 Nxc5 48. Rxc5 Re8 49. Rxe8 Qxe8 50. Qc3 Bb7 51. Rc7 {And now Rxg7+ would win.} Rd7 (51... Qe5 {feels hotter.} 52. Rxg7+ Qxg7 53. Qc5 Qd7 54. f3 Kg8) 52. f3 Qf7 (52... Kg8 {looks sharper.} 53. Kf2 Qe7 54. Rxd7 Qxd7 55. Qe3 Kf7) 53. Rxd7 Qxd7 54. Qc5 Bd5 55. h4 f4 56. Ne2 Qf7 57. Qd6 g5 58. Nc3 Bb7 59. h5 Qg7 60. Ne2 Qf7 61. Nd4 {aiming for Ne6.} Bc8 62. Nc6 Qe6 63. Qc7+ Qd7 64. Qb6 g4 {( -> ...Qd1+)} (64... Qg7 {seems wilder.} 65. Qc5 Qa1+ 66. Kh2 Qf6 67. Ne5 Be6) 65. Nd4 {Hoping for Qg6+.} Qg7 66. Qc5 {Threatens to win with Qc2+.} Bd7 67. Qd6 gxf3 68. Nxf3 Be8 69. Qd3+ Kg8 70. Qf5 Qa7+ 71. Kh2 Qf7 72. Qg4+ Kh7 73. Nh4 Qxh5 74. Qxf4 Qg5 (74... Kg8 {keeps more tension.} 75. Kg1 Qg5 76. Qb8 Kf7 77. Nf3 Qe7) 75. Qe4+ {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} Bg6 76. Nxg6 Qxg6 77. Qb7+ Kg8 78. Qc8+ Kg7 79. Qb7+ {Weighted Error Value: White=0.31/ Black=0.33} * [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "5.4"] [White "Bettalli, Francesco"] [Black "Mahieu, Luc"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E81"] [WhiteElo "2289"] [BlackElo "2166"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "75"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 12,75,56,0,18,25,62,-11,46,25,4,4,0,0,0,-38,0,0,10,-35,27,-71,-11,-78, -15,-10,-22,-32,-22,-26,-22,-22,-29,-249,-14,-20,51,57,84,55,152,141,163,140, 155,145,148,31,224,199,135,118,244,250,603,603,595,552,29977,29954,5310,3506, 29990,29991,29991,29992]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Bg5 O-O 6. f3 c5 7. Nge2 (7. d5 $1 $14) 7... Nc6 {E81: King's Indian: Sämisch: 6th move deviations (including 6 Be3 c6).} 8. d5 Ne5 9. Nc1 {[#]} (9. Ng3 $14) 9... h5 $146 (9... Nfd7 $11) ({Predecessor:} 9... h6 10. Be3 e6 11. Qd2 exd5 12. cxd5 a6 13. a4 h5 14. Be2 Nh7 15. O-O f5 16. exf5 Bxf5 17. a5 Qe7 18. Ra4 Rae8 19. Bf2 Bd7 20. Ra3 g5 21. Re1 Qf7 22. Ne4 Qg6 23. Kh1 g4 {0-1 (32) Harakis,A (2284)-Kovalev,A (2517) Gent 2017}) 10. Be2 Nh7 11. Be3 e6 12. O-O exd5 13. cxd5 a6 14. a4 f5 15. Qd2 Qf6 (15... Nf6 $15) 16. g3 (16. f4 $11 Nf7 17. e5 dxe5 18. Bxc5) 16... Bd7 (16... fxe4 $17 17. Nxe4 Qe7) 17. a5 (17. Nb3 $11 { remains equal.}) 17... Rae8 (17... Bb5 $17) 18. f4 $11 Ng4 19. e5 dxe5 20. Bxc5 exf4 21. gxf4 Qh4 {[%csl Gg4][%CAl Rh4h2]} 22. Bf3 $2 (22. Bxg4 $11 {and White is okay.} Qxg4+ 23. Qg2) 22... Rf7 $2 ({Black should play} 22... Bxc3 $19 23. bxc3 Bb5 24. Bxg4 (24. Bxf8 Re2 25. Qxe2 Bxe2 26. Bxg4 Qxg4+ 27. Kf2 Qf3+ { [%mdl 64] Double Attack} 28. Ke1 Qxf1+ 29. Kd2 Qd1+ 30. Ke3 Nf6 31. h3 Nxd5+ { [%mdl 64] Double Attack} 32. Kf2 Qf1+ {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} 33. Kg3 Qf3+ { [%mdl 64] Double Attack} 34. Kh2 Qf2+ 35. Kh1 Bf3#) 24... Qxg4+ 25. Qg2 Bxf1 26. Qxg4 hxg4 27. Kxf1 Rf7) 23. Nd3 Nhf6 (23... Bxc3 $11 24. bxc3 Bb5) 24. Rae1 $14 Rc8 {Threatening ...Ne4.} 25. Bb6 {Strongly threatening Ne5.} Bh6 {[#]} ( 25... Ne4 $14 26. Nxe4 (26. Bxe4 Bxc3 27. bxc3 fxe4 $11) 26... fxe4 27. Bxe4 Bb5) 26. Qg2 $1 $16 Rxc3 27. bxc3 {Threatens to win with h3.} Bb5 {[#]} 28. Rd1 {[%CAl Be1d1,Bd1d3,Bd3g3][%mdl 32] Black must now prevent h3.} Ne4 29. h3 (29. d6 $16) 29... Ngf6 (29... Nxc3 $14 30. hxg4 hxg4) 30. Bf2 (30. Qxg6+ $2 Rg7 $19 ) 30... Nxf2 31. Rxf2 {aiming for Ne5.} Bxd3 (31... Bxf4 $16 32. Nxf4 (32. Qxg6+ $2 Rg7 $19) 32... Qxf4) 32. Rxd3 $18 Ne4 $2 (32... Qxf4 33. d6 (33. Qxg6+ $2 Rg7 $19) 33... Qc4) 33. Bxe4 fxe4 34. Rg3 Bxf4 35. Rxg6+ Kh7 36. Rg8 { [%csl Gg8][%CAl Rg2g6]} Bh2+ 37. Kh1 {[%csl Gg8][%CAl Rg2g6]} Bg3 38. Rxg3 { Weighted Error Value: White=0.41/Black=0.93} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.14"] [Round "5.5"] [White "Droin, Augustin"] [Black "Urh, Zala"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C44"] [WhiteElo "2289"] [BlackElo "2145"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "64"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 11,64,0,21,-32,-38,-38,-26,-30,-9,-12,-15,-15,-16,-26,-21,-14,-3,-28, -19,-95,-7,-16,-17,-95,-70,-75,-54,-99,-98,-98,-98,-189,-167,-176,-172,-198, -184,-209,-197,-245,-215,-288,72,-710,-709,-886,-886,-5389,-5277,-4770,-886, -886,-854,-29985,-29986]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 Nf6 4. d4 exd4 5. e5 Nd5 6. cxd4 d6 7. Bg5 {C44: Ponziani Opening and Scotch Gambit.} (7. Bb5 $11) 7... Be7 $15 8. Bxe7 Qxe7 {[#]} 9. Bc4 $146 {Black has an edge.} ({Predecessor:} 9. Be2 Nf4 10. g3 dxe5 11. dxe5 Nxe5 12. Qa4+ Bd7 13. Qxf4 Nd3+ 14. Kf1 Nxf4 15. Nc3 Nxe2 16. Nxe2 Bb5 17. Re1 O-O-O 18. h4 Bxe2+ 19. Rxe2 Rd1+ 20. Ne1 Qb4 { 0-1 (20) Ekimov,A-Khachatrian,G Dagomys 2009}) 9... Nb6 10. Bb5 Bd7 {[%CAl Rc6e5]} 11. O-O O-O {[%CAl Rc6e5]} 12. Re1 Rfe8 {[%CAl Rd6e5]} 13. Nc3 Rad8 14. Bxc6 Bxc6 15. d5 (15. h3 $11) 15... Bd7 (15... dxe5 $17 16. Rxe5 Qf8) 16. Qb3 Bg4 {White should prevent ...Bxf3.} 17. Nd2 (17. exd6 $11 {remains equal.} Qxd6 18. Ng5) 17... dxe5 18. Nc4 Qg5 ({Much worse is} 18... Nxd5 19. Nxd5 Rxd5 20. Qxb7 $11) 19. Nxb6 Bf3 {[%csl Gf3][%CAl Rg5g2]} 20. g3 {Hoping for Nc4.} axb6 21. Qc4 (21. Re3 $17 Qf5 22. Rae1) 21... Qf5 $40 {[%mdl 128] White is in trouble.} 22. Re3 c6 {[%CAl Rc6d5]} 23. dxc6 bxc6 24. Rae1 Re6 25. a4 Rd2 { Strongly threatening ...Rxf2!} 26. Qa6 {White threatens Qc8+ and mate.} h5 $2 ( 26... h6 $19 {aiming for ...c5.} 27. b4 c5 28. Rxf3 {[%mdl 64] Remove Defender} Qxf3 {[%mdl 64] Double Attack}) 27. Qxb6 $2 {[%mdl 8192] [#] Loses the game.} ( 27. Qc8+ $16 Kh7 28. Rxf3 $1 Qxf3 29. Ne4) 27... e4 $1 $19 28. Qa6 h4 {( -> ... hxg3)} 29. Qf1 hxg3 30. fxg3 {[#]} Qh5 (30... Rxh2 $142 $3 {[%mdl 512]} 31. Rxf3 Qh5) 31. R1e2 Bxe2 32. Nxe2 Qc5 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.94/Black=0. 51} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "6.1"] [White "Urh, Zala"] [Black "Plat, Vojtech"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A52"] [WhiteElo "2145"] [BlackElo "2552"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "79"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 12,79,78,75,55,66,68,65,102,107,118,114,132,130,126,71,64,52,224,232, 191,99,122,121,155,157,291,292,657,613,609,537,522,457,523,385,393,379,375,216, 227,233,234,224,278,270,364,358,1077,1052,885,679,668,657,533,0,0,0,0,-35,-41, -37,-35,-343,-339,-939,-382,-716,-635,-29999]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e5 3. dxe5 Ng4 4. Bf4 g5 5. Bg3 Nc6 6. Nf3 Bg7 7. h4 Ngxe5 {A52: Budapest Gambit.} 8. Nxe5 Nxe5 9. Nc3 d6 {White is slightly better.} 10. hxg5 Be6 11. e3 Qxg5 12. Nd5 $1 {[%CAl Rd5c7]} Qd8 {[#]} 13. Qc2 $146 ({White should play} 13. Be2) ({ Predecessor:} 13. Bh4 f6 14. Nf4 Qd7 15. Nxe6 Qxe6 16. Qd5 Qxd5 17. cxd5 f5 18. Rc1 c6 19. f4 {1-0 (31) Ries,B (2252)-Schmitzer,K (2242) Germany 2019}) 13... c6 $16 {[#]} 14. Bh4 $1 Qa5+ ({Better is} 14... f6 $14 15. Nc3 Qa5) 15. b4 $18 Qa3 16. Nf6+ (16. Nc7+ $18 Kd7 17. Nxe6 (17. Nxa8 Nxc4 18. Rb1 Bc3+ 19. Ke2 Nd2 $11) 17... fxe6 18. Rb1) 16... Kf8 {Strongly threatening ...Ng4.} 17. Rb1 { And now Qd2 would win.} Ng6 18. Rb3 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White has strong initiative.} Qa4 (18... Qa6 $16 {was necessary.}) 19. Nh5 $1 {[%CAl Rh5g7]} Bh6 (19... Nxh4 20. Nxg7 (20. Rxh4 Rg8 $16) 20... Kxg7 21. Qc3+ f6) 20. Bf6 Rg8 21. f4 Re8 22. Kf2 Bg4 23. Bd3 c5 24. Ng3 Bg7 25. Bxg7+ (25. Ne4 $142) 25... Rxg7 26. Bf5 Ne7 27. Bxh7 cxb4 28. Be4 b5 29. Qb2 a5 (29... bxc4 30. Rxb4 Qa5 31. Rh8+ Ng8 32. Rxc4 Be6) 30. Rh8+ Rg8 31. Rh7 Be6 {intending ...Rc8.} 32. Qf6 { Qh6+ would kill now.} Rc8 33. Bf5 $2 (33. f5 $18 Qxa2+ 34. Rb2 Qxc4 35. Nh5 $1 (35. fxe6 Qxe6 36. Qxe6 fxe6 $16) 35... Nxf5 36. Bxf5) 33... Qxa2+ $11 34. Rb2 Qxc4 {Threatens to win with ...Bxf5.} 35. Rc2 Qxc2+ 36. Bxc2 Rxc2+ 37. Ne2 $2 { [%mdl 8192] [#]} ({White has to play} 37. Kf3 $1 $15 Ke8 38. f5 Bd5+ 39. e4) 37... Ke8 $1 $19 38. Kf3 $2 (38. g4 Bc4 39. Qxd6 Bxe2 40. Qb8+ Rc8 41. Qe5 Bxg4 42. Rh8) 38... Bg4+ (38... b3 $142 {aiming for ...b2.} 39. f5 Nxf5) 39. Ke4 $2 (39. Kf2 Rxe2+ 40. Kf1 Rxe3 41. Qxd6) 39... Bf5+ {[%mdl 64] Double Attack, Discovered Attack} 40. Kd4 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.70/Black=0.43} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "6.2"] [White "Solomon, Kenny"] [Black "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D37"] [WhiteElo "2355"] [BlackElo "2406"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "213"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 18,213,20,20,20,40,25,26,30,20,29,20,28,34,41,30,29,33,33,8,8,9,10,11, 10,9,13,17,16,21,21,20,13,23,60,58,53,0,15,19,66,19,73,11,9,6,18,20,17,2,2,2,2, 0,0,0,0,0,10,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-23,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-201, -201,-193,-193,-180,-178,-183,-185,-249,-220,-529,-527,-453,-458,-409,-417, -366,-261,-192,-168,-186,-185,-173,-178,-173,-143,-475,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0, 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0, 0,0,0,0,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000, -28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000, -28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000,-28000]} 1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 Nf6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bf4 O-O 6. e3 c5 7. dxc5 Bxc5 8. a3 Nc6 9. Qc2 Qa5 10. Rd1 Re8 {D37: Queen's Gambit Declined: 5 Bf4.} 11. Nd2 e5 12. Bg5 Nd4 {[%CAl Rd4c2] White has an edge.} 13. Qb1 {And now Bxf6 would win.} (13. exd4 exd4+ 14. Be2 ( 14. Ne2 $2 Ng4 $19) 14... dxc3 $17) 13... Bf5 14. Bd3 Bxd3 15. Qxd3 {Bxf6 is the strong threat.} Ne4 16. Ncxe4 ({Weaker is} 16. exd4 exd4 17. O-O (17. Ncxe4 $2 dxe4 18. Qg3 e3 $17 {[%mdl 64] Pin}) 17... dxc3 $17) 16... dxe4 17. Qxe4 { Strongly threatening b4.} Qb6 18. b4 ({Don't go for} 18. exd4 $2 exd4 19. O-O Rxe4 $19) 18... Bf8 19. Qd3 ({Not} 19. exd4 $2 exd4 20. O-O Rxe4 $19) 19... Ne6 {[%CAl Re6g5]} 20. Bh4 a5 $1 21. c5 {[#]} Qa6 $146 ({Predecessor:} 21... Qc6 22. O-O axb4 23. axb4 Ra4 24. Rb1 Nxc5 25. bxc5 Rxh4 26. Rb6 Qxc5 27. Rxb7 Rb4 28. Rxb4 {1/2-1/2 (28) Kitaev,S (2356)-Wedel,L (2164) ICCF email 2018}) 22. Qxa6 bxa6 23. Nc4 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White has some pressure.} axb4 24. axb4 Rab8 25. Nb6 a5 26. bxa5 Bxc5 27. Rb1 (27. Nd7 $1 $14 Rb4 28. Nxc5 Nxc5 29. Bd8) 27... Bxb6 28. axb6 Rb7 29. Ke2 Reb8 (29... f5 $11) 30. Rhc1 (30. Rb5 $1 $16) 30... f6 $1 $11 31. Rc6 Nf8 32. f4 Nd7 33. f5 Rxb6 34. Rbxb6 Nxb6 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} 35. Be1 Nd5 36. Rc5 Ne7 37. e4 Nc8 38. g4 Nd6 39. Kd3 h6 40. h4 Rb1 41. Bd2 Rb3+ 42. Rc3 Rb2 {Hoping for ...Rxd2+!} 43. Be3 Kh7 44. g5 hxg5 45. hxg5 fxg5 46. Bxg5 Rb4 47. Be3 Nxe4 48. Rc6 Nf6 49. Bg5 Rd4+ 50. Ke2 Ne4 51. Be3 Rd6 (51... Ra4 {is interesting.} 52. Kf3 Nf6 53. Rc5 e4+ 54. Kf4 Kh6) 52. Rc7 (52. Rxd6 $11 {and White is okay.} Nxd6 53. Kf3) 52... Ng3+ $19 53. Kf3 Nxf5 54. Bc5 Re6 55. Ke4 Kg6 56. Bf8 (56. Ra7 {was worth a try.}) 56... Re8 57. Rc6+ $2 (57. Ba3 {is a better chance.} Ng3+ 58. Kf3) 57... Kg5 58. Bb4 { Bd2+ would now be nice for White.} Ng3+ $1 59. Kf3 Nh5 60. Rc7 Kf5 61. Rf7+ Ke6 62. Rb7 Rc8 63. Re7+ Kf6 $1 64. Bd6 {[#]} Rc3+ $1 65. Kf2 $2 {[%mdl 8192] [#]} (65. Kg4 $17) 65... Rd3 $2 ({Black should try} 65... Rc6 $1 $19 {[%CAl Rc6d6]} 66. Bb4 g5) 66. Rxe5 $11 g6 (66... Nf4 {keeps more tension.} 67. Re4 Ne6 68. Bf4 Rb3 69. Be3 Kf5) 67. Bb8 Rb3 68. Re8 Kf5 69. Rc8 Nf6 70. Rc5+ Ke4 71. Rc4+ Kd5 72. Rc8 g5 73. Kg2 g4 74. Bf4 Nh5 75. Bb8 Rb2+ 76. Kg1 Nf6 77. Bg3 Ke4 78. Rc4+ Kf3 79. Rc3+ Ke2 80. Be5 Rb1+ 81. Kg2 Nd5 (81... Ne4 {is more complex.} 82. Rc8 Rb4 83. Rc2+ Kd1 84. Rb2 Rxb2+) 82. Rc2+ Kd3 83. Rb2 Ne3+ (83... Re1 { keeps more tension.} 84. Kg3 Re3+ 85. Kh4 Rxe5) 84. Kh2 Rd1 (84... g3+ { seems wilder.} 85. Kxg3 Rxb2) 85. Bf4 Nf5 86. Kg2 Ke4 87. Rb4+ Nd4 (87... Kd3 { is interesting.} 88. Be5 Re1 89. Kf2 Re2+ 90. Kg1 Ne3) 88. Bg5 Kf5 89. Be3 Ne6 90. Rc4 Rd3 91. Kf2 Ra3 (91... g3+ {feels hotter.} 92. Kf3 Ng5+ 93. Kxg3) 92. Rb4 g3+ $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (92... Rc3 $11) 93. Kxg3 Rxe3+ {KRN-KR. Mate.} 94. Kf2 Ra3 95. Ke2 Ke5 96. Rb8 Ke4 97. Re8 Ra2+ 98. Ke1 Kd5 99. Re7 Nc5 100. Kf1 Nd3 101. Re8 Kd4 102. Re7 Ne5 103. Re8 Ke4 104. Ke1 Kd4 105. Kf1 Ng4 106. Rd8+ Ke3 {( -> ...Nh2+)} 107. Re8+ {[%mdl 32768] Weighted Error Value: White=0.19/ Black=0.08. An unexpected result.} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "6.3"] [White "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Black "Lumachi, Gabriele"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C45"] [WhiteElo "2485"] [BlackElo "2318"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "83"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,83,1,5,-6,7,15,0,-2,0,21,26,24,12,18,29,0,23,31,29,36,48,45,55,48,46, 43,54,57,36,54,55,-62,-37,-72,17,-16,0,0,97,68,119,89,177,166,164,161,215,168, 164,150,224,217,273,272,415,414,389,381,441,425,463,455,452,440,527,516,514, 495,558,556,629,625,798,731,710,605]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Bc5 5. Nb3 Bb6 6. Qe2 {C45: Scotch Game.} Nge7 7. Nc3 O-O 8. Bg5 {The position is equal.} f6 9. Be3 f5 10. O-O-O fxe4 11. Bxb6 axb6 12. Qxe4 d6 {[#]} 13. f3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 13. f4 Bf5 14. Bc4+ Kh8 15. Qe2 Qd7 16. Qd2 Na5 17. Nxa5 bxa5 18. h3 Be6 19. Bxe6 Qxe6 20. g4 {0-1 (56) Corrales Jimenez,F (2532) -Kalogeris,I (2307) chess.com INT 2020}) 13... Kh8 14. a3 Ng6 15. Qe3 Re8 16. Qd2 Rf8 17. Bd3 Nge5 18. Be4 b5 19. Nxb5 Nc4 20. Qd5 (20. Qe2 $1 $14 N6e5 21. Nd2) 20... N6e5 $15 {[%mdl 1024] Black has compensation.} 21. Qd4 $1 Be6 (21... Bd7 $17 22. Nc3 Qg5+ 23. Kb1 c5) 22. Kb1 Ra4 {White must now prevent ...Nxa3+!} 23. Qc3 {aiming for Nc5!} Qd7 (23... Nxb2 $11 {keeps the balance.} 24. Qxb2 ( 24. Kxb2 Nc4+ 25. Kb1 Qg5 $11) 24... Nc4) 24. N5d4 $36 {[%mdl 2048] Threatens to win with f4. White is more active. White leaves nothing to chance now.} c6 ( 24... Bg8 $14) 25. f4 Ng4 ({Not} 25... Rxf4 $2 26. Nc5 $1 $18 {[%mdl 512]}) ( 25... Nxb2 $16 26. Kxb2 (26. Qxb2 Nc4 $14) 26... Nc4+ 27. Kc1 Bg8) 26. Nxe6 $18 Qxe6 {[#]} 27. Bf3 Nge3 (27... Nf6 {was worth a try.} 28. Rhe1 Qf7) 28. Rd3 Re8 ({Wrong is} 28... Rxf4 $2 {[#]} 29. Nc5 $1 $18 {[%mdl 512]}) 29. Bh5 Rea8 ( 29... Rc8 $16 {keeps fighting.}) 30. Re1 Qh6 31. Bf3 Qxh2 (31... Nxa3+ $142 32. bxa3 Nc4) 32. Rdxe3 (32. Rexe3 Nxe3 33. Rxe3 Qxf4 $18) 32... Nxe3 33. Qxe3 { White threatens Qe8+! and mate.} ({Weaker is} 33. Rxe3 Qxf4 34. Re7 Qf8 $18) 33... Rxf4 {[#]} 34. Qa7 $3 {[%mdl 512] White is clearly winning.} Raf8 (34... Rff8 35. Qxb7) 35. Qxb7 c5 36. Qc6 Qg3 37. Rd1 R4f6 38. Nd2 Qe5 39. Ne4 Rb8 { [%csl Gb8][%CAl Re5b2]} 40. b3 c4 41. Nxf6 {Hoping for Nd7!} cxb3 42. c3 { Weighted Error Value: White=0.07/Black=0.32} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "6.4"] [White "Loiacono, Antonio"] [Black "Bettalli, Francesco"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B33"] [WhiteElo "2307"] [BlackElo "2289"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "48"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 20,22,27,0,2]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Bg5 a6 8. Na3 b5 {[%CAl Bb7b5,Bb5b4][%mdl 32]} 9. Nd5 Be7 10. Bxf6 Bxf6 11. c4 b4 {[#] Not much happened in this game. B33: Sicilian: Pelikan and Sveshnikov Variations. Predecessor:} 12. Nc2 $146 a5 13. g3 h5 14. h4 g6 15. Bh3 Bb7 16. Qd3 Bg7 17. Rd1 O-O 18. O-O Rb8 19. b3 Re8 20. Rfe1 Ba8 21. Nde3 Bf8 22. Nd5 Bg7 23. Nde3 Bf8 24. Nd5 Bg7 {1/2-1/2 (24) Nepomniachtchi,I (2784) -Carlsen,M (2862) chess24.com INT 2020} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "6.5"] [White "Chennaoui, Yasin"] [Black "Braeuning, Rudolf Wilhelm"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A11"] [WhiteElo "2121"] [BlackElo "2272"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "78"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,77,15,20,-49,-40,-81,-59,-60,-56,-73,-82,-80,-72,-117,-97,-92,-81,-91, -68,-66,-16,-55,-13,-34,63,68,59,86,101,0,-4,0,0,-298,-159,-349,-329,-804,-789, -906,-918,-904,-894,-852,-852,-963,-962,-1659,-1043,-29980,-29981,-29976,-3171, -29982,-29983,-29992,-29993,-29993,-29994,-29995,-29996,-29996,-29996,-29997, -29997,-29997,-29998,-29998,-29999,-29999]} 1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 c6 3. Bg2 d5 4. Nf3 dxc4 5. O-O Nbd7 {[%CAl Bb8d7,Bd7c5,Bc5b3][%mdl 32]} 6. a4 {A11: English Opening: 1...c6.} (6. Na3 $11) 6... e5 $15 7. Qc2 Nc5 8. Nxe5 {Black is slightly better.} Nb3 $1 {[%CAl Rb3a1]} 9. Ra2 (9. Qxc4 $2 Be6 $19) 9... Nd4 10. Qd1 {[#]} (10. Qxc4 $2 Be6 $19) 10... Be6 $146 ({Predecessor:} 10... Qe7 11. f4 Bf5 12. Na3 Nd7 13. e3 Nxe5 14. fxe5 Qxe5 15. exd4 Qxd4+ 16. Kh1 Be6 { 1-0 (28) Lazic,M (2471)-Bogosavljevic,B (2531) Novi Sad 2012}) 11. Nc3 Bd6 12. Nf3 Nxf3+ 13. Bxf3 h5 14. a5 a6 15. Ra4 h4 16. d4 Bh3 (16... cxd3 $15 17. Qxd3 hxg3 18. hxg3 Qc7) 17. Re1 $14 hxg3 18. hxg3 Ng4 {And now ...Nxf2! would win.} 19. e4 ({White should try} 19. Ne4 $16) 19... Nxf2 $1 $11 20. Kxf2 {aiming for e5.} Bxg3+ 21. Ke2 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (21. Kxg3 $2 {gets mated.} Qh4+ 22. Kh2 Qf2+ 23. Kh1 Bg2#) (21. Ke3 $1 $11 {and White stays safe.} Bxe1 22. Qxe1) 21... Bxe1 (21... Be6 $1 $19 {( -> ...Rh2+)} 22. Rg1 Rh2+ 23. Rg2 Rxg2+ {[%mdl 64] Overworked Piece} 24. Bxg2 Bg4+ {[%mdl 64] Skewer} 25. Bf3 Qf6 $1) 22. Kxe1 $2 {[#] White does not recover from this.} (22. Qxe1 $17 {only move.} Qxd4 23. Bf4 ) 22... Bg4 $1 $19 {[%mdl 512]} 23. Be3 $2 {[#]} (23. Bxg4 Rh1+ {[%mdl 64] Skewer} 24. Ke2 Rxd1 25. Nxd1 Qxd4 26. Nf2) 23... Rh1+ $1 {[%mdl 576] Skewer, Decoy} 24. Bxh1 (24. Kd2 Rxd1+) 24... Qh4+ {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} ({Weaker is} 24... Bxd1 25. Nxd1 Qc7 26. Bf3 $17) 25. Kd2 Bxd1 26. Nxd1 Qxh1 27. Nf2 Qf1 28. Rb4 O-O-O 29. b3 c3+ {[%mdl 64] Decoy} 30. Kxc3 Qe1+ (30... Qe2 $142 31. Ra4 Qxe3+ 32. Nd3 Rh8 33. Ra1 Rh2 34. Rd1 Qe2 35. Re1 Qc2+ 36. Kb4 Qxd3 37. Rd1 Qxd1 38. Kc5 Qd3 39. d5 Qxe4 40. Kd6 Qb4+ {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} 41. Ke5 Rh5#) 31. Bd2 Qxf2 {Black mates.} 32. e5 Rh8 33. Rc4 Rh3+ 34. Kb4 Qxd2+ 35. Kc5 Qxa5+ 36. Kd6 Rh8 37. Rxc6+ bxc6 38. d5 Rd8+ 39. Ke7 Qc7# {Weighted Error Value: White=1.22/Black=0.43} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "7.1"] [White "Plat, Vojtech"] [Black "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D02"] [WhiteElo "2552"] [BlackElo "2485"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "24"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 16,24,-2,-18,2,3,3,-14,4,8,1]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Bf4 c5 4. e3 Nc6 5. c3 Qb6 6. Qb3 c4 7. Qc2 Bf5 8. Qc1 h6 9. Nbd2 {The position is equal.} Rc8 { D02:1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 sidelines, including 2...Nf6 3 g3 and 2...Nf6 3 Bf4.} 10. Be2 e6 11. h3 Qd8 {[#]} 12. b3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12. O-O Bd6 13. Ne5 Bxe5 14. dxe5 Nd7 15. Nf3 Nc5 16. Nd4 Nxd4 17. exd4 Nd3 18. Bxd3 cxd3 {0-1 (37) Munkhgal,G (2502)-Kiremitciyan,A (2281) Chess.com INT 2021}) 12... b5 {An uneventful encounter. Weighted Error Value: White=0.07/Black=0.11} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "7.1"] [White "Plat, Vojtech"] [Black "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Result "*"] [ECO "D02"] [WhiteElo "2552"] [BlackElo "2485"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "24"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 16,24,-21,-20,6,7,0,-14,3,4,8]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Bf4 c5 4. e3 Nc6 5. c3 Qb6 6. Qb3 c4 7. Qc2 Bf5 8. Qc1 h6 9. Nbd2 {The position is equal.} Rc8 { D02:1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 sidelines, including 2...Nf6 3 g3 and 2...Nf6 3 Bf4.} 10. Be2 e6 11. h3 Qd8 {[#]} 12. b3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12. O-O Bd6 13. Ne5 Bxe5 14. dxe5 Nd7 15. Nf3 Nc5 16. Nd4 Nxd4 17. exd4 Nd3 18. Bxd3 cxd3 {0-1 (37) Munkhgal,G (2502)-Kiremitciyan,A (2281) Chess.com INT 2021}) 12... b5 {A rather calm draw. Weighted Error Value: White=0.03/Black=0.12} * [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "7.2"] [White "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Black "Braeuning, Rudolf Wilhelm"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B11"] [WhiteElo "2406"] [BlackElo "2272"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "95"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,95,29,24,23,18,26,18,-13,-8,-1,21,16,29,-14,-17,-22,-9,-27,-36,-92, -99,-143,-88,-115,-74,-46,106,94,108,95,103,87,95,104,103,11,23,24,30,35,149, 145,144,158,141,148,218,210,209,210,191,217,522,506,674,674,627,600,1351,670, 670,670,660,659,647,638,626,625,656,658,3709,2907,2181,1469,6091,5639,983,582, 29961,29964,29967,29969,29969,29970,29966,29967,5948,29970]} 1. e4 c6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e5 Ne4 5. Ne2 Qb6 {[%csl Ge4][%CAl Rb6f2]} 6. d4 {B11: Caro-Kann: Two Knights Variation.} e6 7. Ng3 $1 {The main line 7.Ng3 scores better than 7. Nfg1.} c5 8. Bd3 {The position is equal.} Nxg3 $1 9. fxg3 h6 10. O-O Nc6 { [%CAl Bb8c6,Bc6a5,Ba5c4][%mdl 32]} 11. a3 cxd4 12. b4 Bd7 {[#]} 13. b5 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 13. Bb2 a6 14. Qd2 Be7 15. Rae1 O-O-O 16. Qf4 f6 17. Bxd4 Nxd4 18. Qxd4 Qxd4+ 19. Nxd4 fxe5 20. Nxe6 Bxe6 21. Rxe5 {1/2-1/2 (32) Moussard,J (2600)-Panjwani,R (2444) Caleta 2020}) 13... Na5 14. Nh4 (14. Nd2 $15) 14... Nc4 $17 ({Worse is} 14... Bxb5 15. Qh5 $16) 15. Qe2 g5 (15... Ne3 $142 16. Rf2 Bc5) 16. Nf3 Bg7 17. a4 a5 $2 (17... g4 $15 {stays ahead.} 18. a5 Qc5) 18. Bxc4 $16 {Threatens to win with Bd3.} d3+ 19. Qe3 Qxe3+ 20. Bxe3 dxc4 21. cxd3 cxd3 22. g4 (22. Ra3 $16) 22... h5 23. h3 hxg4 24. hxg4 {Rad1 is the strong threat.} f6 {White stays focused until the end.} (24... f5 $1 $14) 25. Rad1 fxe5 26. Nxg5 Bh6 {aiming for ...Rg8.} 27. Rxd3 Rg8 (27... Rc8 $16) 28. Ne4 $18 Bxe3+ 29. Rxe3 Ke7 30. Rd3 Be8 $2 {[#]} (30... Rgd8 31. Rf6 Bxb5) 31. Rc1 $1 { [%CAl Rc1c7] Intending Rc7+ and mate.} Rxg4 32. Rc7+ {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} Kf8 {[#]} 33. Rh3 $1 {Hoping for Nf6.} Rg7 (33... Bf7 34. Nf6) 34. Rf3+ (34. Rh8+ $142 Rg8 {[#]} 35. Ng5 $1 {[%mdl 512]}) 34... Rf7 35. Rcxf7+ Bxf7 { [%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} 36. Ng5 Kg7 37. Nxf7 {KRN-KR} ({Less strong is} 37. Rxf7+ Kg6 $16) 37... e4 38. Rf1 e3 {...e2 would now be nice for Black.} 39. Nd6 Rd8 40. Nxb7 {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} Rd4 41. Nc5 Rc4 42. Nxe6+ Kg6 43. b6 Rb4 44. Nf4+ Kg5 45. Nd5 {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} Rb2 46. Re1 e2 47. Kf2 Kf5 48. Rxe2 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.38/Black=0.53} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "7.3"] [White "Bettalli, Francesco"] [Black "Solomon, Kenny"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "E46"] [WhiteElo "2289"] [BlackElo "2355"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "124"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 13,124,0,6,-7,-12,-26,0,0,-8,-18,0,0,0,-27,0,-12,0,0,58,-18,0,16,0,7,0, -70,-68,-80,-93,-81,-83,-112,-82,-89,-48,-71,-66,-68,-54,-55,-52,-66,-19,-33, -19,-45,0,-51,-45,-87,32,-112,-41,-132,-72,-162,-85,-89,-80,-141,-81,-114,-77, -82,-43,-57,-37,-227,-212,-265,0,-101,0,-248,0,-145,-46,-143,-49,-62,-45,-41, -41,-133,-68,-91,0,-245,-240,-241,-235,-227,-193,-177,-160,-162,-5,-3,-19,-606, -606,-598,-580,-1041,-992,-1004,-1000,-4925,-4877,-2471,-1308,-4614,-3204]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Nge2 Re8 6. a3 Bf8 7. Ng3 d5 8. cxd5 { E46: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 4 e3 0-0 5 Ne2 without early Bd3.} exd5 9. Be2 b6 10. b4 {[%CAl Bb2b4,Bb4b5][%mdl 32] The position is equal.} c6 11. O-O Ba6 12. Bxa6 Nxa6 {[#]} 13. Qb3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 13. Qd3 Nb8 14. Bd2 Nbd7 15. Rab1 b5 16. a4 a6 17. a5 Bd6 18. f3 Qc7 19. Nce2 {0-1 (40) Moreno Ruiz,J (2478) -Santos Ruiz,M (2560) Linares 2019}) 13... g6 14. Rd1 Bd6 15. b5 Nb8 (15... cxb5 $11 16. Nxb5 Bb8) 16. Qc2 (16. a4 $14) 16... a6 17. bxc6 Bxg3 18. hxg3 { Threatens to win with e4.} Nxc6 19. Na4 (19. e4 $11) 19... Na5 $1 $15 20. Bd2 Rc8 21. Qd3 {Bxa5 would now be nice for White.} Nc4 22. Rab1 Ne4 23. Be1 Ned6 24. Qb3 Rc6 25. Nc3 Ne4 26. Na2 a5 27. Nc1 Qd6 28. a4 Kg7 29. Nd3 f6 30. Nf4 ( 30. g4 $11) 30... g5 31. Ne2 {next f3 is good for White.} Qe6 (31... Qd7 $1 $17 ) 32. Rd3 (32. f3 $1 $14 {was forced to keep a grip.}) 32... Ned6 ({Better is} 32... Qf7 $17 33. f3 Ned6) 33. Rc1 (33. Qd1 $15) 33... Rcc8 (33... Qf7 $142 34. Nc3 f5) 34. Rcc3 (34. Rdc3 $17) 34... Kf7 (34... f5 $19 35. Rd1 Qf7) 35. Qb1 f5 36. f3 (36. Rc2 $142) 36... Re7 (36... Qd7 $142 37. Qa2 Re6) 37. Bf2 $17 Qd7 38. Qa2 Rce8 39. Nc1 Kg7 40. Ne2 $2 {[#]} (40. Rd1 $1 $15) 40... Re6 $1 $19 41. Rb3 Nf7 $2 (41... Rh6 $19 {Strongly threatening ...Qf7.} 42. f4 g4) 42. Rbc3 ( 42. Nc3 $1 $11) 42... Nfd6 (42... Rh6 $17 43. Rxc4 dxc4 44. Qxc4 Nd6) 43. Rb3 $1 R6e7 ({Black should try} 43... Qf7 $19 44. Rdc3 Rh6) 44. Rbc3 $1 $17 h5 ( 44... Rf7 $17 45. Rb3 Rf6) 45. Kf1 (45. Rc2 $15) 45... Kg6 (45... f4 $17 { [%CAl Rf4e3]} 46. gxf4 g4) 46. Rb3 Re6 47. Nc3 Qc6 {[%CAl Rc4e3]} 48. Nd1 (48. Rb1 $15) 48... R8e7 ({Black should play} 48... Kg7 $17 49. Rb1 g4) 49. Kg1 Re8 (49... Kh7 $17) 50. Qb1 $2 (50. Kf1 $11 {and White stays safe.}) 50... Qxa4 $19 51. Nc3 Qc6 52. Rd1 b5 53. g4 hxg4 54. fxg4 {[#]} Ne4 $2 ({Don't do} 54... Nxe3 55. gxf5+ Ndxf5 56. Bxe3 $15) (54... Rf6 $1 $19 55. gxf5+ Kh6) 55. gxf5+ $11 Kxf5 {aiming for ...b4.} 56. Rxb5 {[%mdl 8192]} (56. Nxe4 $11 Rxe4 57. Rxb5) 56... Na3 $1 $19 {[%csl Bb1,Bb5,Bc3][%mdl 64] Double Attack. Black is clearly winning.} 57. Rxd5+ Kg6 58. Rc5 Nxb1 59. Rxc6 Nbxc3 60. Rxe6+ Rxe6 61. Ra1 a4 62. Be1 Rb6 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.70/Black=0.41} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "7.4"] [White "Dappiano, Andrea"] [Black "Loiacono, Antonio"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C00"] [WhiteElo "2250"] [BlackElo "2307"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "121"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 9,121,8,55,46,56,34,48,33,34,36,42,39,39,45,40,39,40,39,43,43,49,48,39, 40,68,26,25,7,12,10,25,18,21,6,51,57,60,53,60,57,50,52,81,21,91,68,70,0,66,60, 51,41,37,14,9,0,0,13,8,8,9,0,15,0,0,0,3,0,18,24,73,66,66,46,100,56,60,48,39,0, 70,17,25,17,73,0,0,8,17,17,20,17,20,17,17,0,22,0,20,18,18,17,17,17,17,17,22,0, 0,0,21,0,0,0]} 1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 g6 4. Ngf3 Bg7 5. d4 {[#]} Nc6 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 5... Ne7 6. c3 c5 7. dxc5 a5 8. Bb5+ Bd7 9. Qa4 Bxb5 10. Qxb5+ Qd7 11. a4 O-O 12. Ra3 Qxb5 13. axb5 {1-0 (33) Erendzhenov,S (2366)-Gusev,A (2394) Elista 2006}) 6. c3 {C00: French: Unusual White 2nd moves.} Nge7 7. e5 f6 8. exf6 {White is slightly better.} Bxf6 9. Be2 O-O 10. O-O e5 11. dxe5 Nxe5 12. Nxe5 Bxe5 13. Nf3 Bg7 14. Bg5 c6 15. Qd2 Qd6 16. Rae1 {[%CAl Ba1e1,Be1e2, Be2e6][%mdl 32]} Rf7 17. Bd1 Bg4 18. Bh6 Bxf3 19. Bxg7 {[#] Hoping for Be5.} Kxg7 20. Bxf3 Nf5 21. Re2 h5 22. Rfe1 Raf8 23. Re6 Qd8 24. Bd1 d4 25. Bc2 c5 26. Qe2 (26. f3 $16) 26... b6 (26... Rf6 $1 $11 {keeps the balance.}) 27. Qe5+ Kh7 28. Qe4 ({White should play} 28. Rd1 $14) 28... Qg5 ({Better is} 28... dxc3 $11 29. bxc3 Qd2) 29. g3 $14 dxc3 30. bxc3 Qd2 31. Qd3 (31. c4 {is more complex.} Rg7 32. Rd1 Qg5 33. Qd5 h4 34. Be4) 31... Rd8 32. Qxd2 Rxd2 33. R1e2 Rxe2 34. Rxe2 $11 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} Kg7 35. Kg2 Kf6 36. f4 Rd7 37. Kf3 b5 38. h3 b4 39. g4 hxg4+ 40. hxg4 Ne7 41. cxb4 cxb4 ({Black should try} 41... Nc6 $1 $14) 42. g5+ Kf7 43. Bb3+ Kg7 44. Bc2 Kf7 45. Be4 (45. Ba4 $14 Rd3+ 46. Ke4) 45... Rd6 46. Rc2 Ra6 {[#]} (46... Ke6 $11 {remains equal.}) 47. Rc7 (47. Bd3 $1 $16 {[%CAl Rd3a6]} Ra3 48. Ke4) 47... Ke6 {The position is equal.} 48. Rb7 Rxa2 49. Rxb4 Ra6 50. Rb8 Kf7 51. Rb7 Ke6 52. Rb8 Kf7 53. Rb7 Ke6 54. Kg4 Ra1 55. Rb8 (55. Bd3 {keeps more tension.} Rg1+ 56. Kf3 Ra1 57. Bb5 a5 58. Ra7) 55... Rg1+ 56. Kf3 {Threatens to win with Rf8.} Rf1+ 57. Kg3 { Strongly threatening Rf8.} Re1 58. Kf3 Rf1+ 59. Kg3 {Rf8 is the strong threat.} Re1 60. Kf3 {And now Rf8 would win.} Rf1+ 61. Kg3 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.15/Black=0.13} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.15"] [Round "7.5"] [White "Lumachi, Gabriele"] [Black "Raccanello, Marianna"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "D04"] [WhiteElo "2318"] [BlackElo "2138"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "49"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 11,48,6,6,-7,-12,-14,-12,-14,-16,-21,-14,-17,-8,-8,0,-26,17,0,22,16,44, 0,0,0,36,14,100,78,806,788,2015,1989,1874,1845,29980,3091,29998,29999,29999]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Nbd2 d5 4. e3 Bg7 5. Bd3 O-O 6. O-O Nbd7 7. h3 {D04: Colle System.} c5 8. c3 Qc7 9. Re1 {The position is equal.} b6 10. e4 dxe4 11. Nxe4 Bb7 12. Qe2 {[#]} Rae8 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12... Nd5 13. dxc5 Nxc5 14. Nxc5 Qxc5 15. Be4 Rad8 16. Bd2 e5 17. Bc2 Rfe8 18. Rad1 b5 19. Bb3 h6 20. a4 a6 21. axb5 axb5 22. Qe4 Qc7 23. Qh4 Ne7 {1/2-1/2 (23) Dienne,J (2119)-Tritt,M (1896) ICCF email 2008}) 13. Nxf6+ Bxf6 14. Ne5 Rd8 15. Bf4 {[#] Nxg6 is the strong threat.} Qc8 16. Rad1 cxd4 17. cxd4 Qa8 18. Qg4 Nb8 (18... Bxe5 $11 { keeps the balance.} 19. dxe5 Nc5) 19. h4 {[#] Hoping for h5.} h5 $2 {[%mdl 8192] Black cannot hold the game after this.} (19... Nc6 $16) 20. Qg3 $18 { Black must now prevent Nxg6!} Bg7 21. Nxg6 fxg6 22. Qxg6 Rf7 23. Bh6 (23. Qh7+ $142 Kf8 24. Bh6 Ke8 25. Bxg7 Bd5 26. Bb5+ Nc6 27. Rc1 Kd7 28. Qxh5) 23... Rd6 24. Qh7+ Kf8 25. Qh8# {Weighted Error Value: White=0.13/Black=0.75} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "8.1"] [White "Braeuning, Rudolf Wilhelm"] [Black "Plat, Vojtech"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B22"] [WhiteElo "2272"] [BlackElo "2552"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "96"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 21,96,18,10,16,25,17,22,-4,-4,-41,-41,-43,-47,-41,-53,-49,-58,-37,-35, -75,-75,-75,-74,-95,-85,-87,-92,-110,-109,-112,-112,-111,-112,-113,-113,-113, -108,-123,-129,-164,-171,-221,-219,-208,-206,-220,-160,-177,-160,-178,-160, -202,-160,-146,-153,-229,-197,-735,-549,-485,-138,-145,-138,-6235,-6083,-5221, -5197,-9189,-9189,-29987,-29988,-29988,-29988,-29989,-29990,-29998,-29999]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 Nf6 4. e5 Nd5 5. d4 cxd4 6. Bc4 Nb6 7. Bb3 d5 8. exd6 Qxd6 9. O-O Be6 10. Na3 a6 {10...Bxb3 is setting a new trend.} 11. Bxe6 Qxe6 12. Nxd4 {B22: Sicilian: 2 c3.} Nxd4 13. Qxd4 Rd8 {[%CAl Ba8d8,Bd8d5,Bd5g5, Bg5b5,Bb5b4][%mdl 32]} 14. Qb4 {The position is equal.} (14. Qh4 {seems wilder. } h5 15. h3 f6 16. Be3 Nd5 17. Nc2) 14... Qc6 15. Bg5 e6 16. Qb3 Rd5 17. Be3 Bxa3 18. Bxb6 {[#]} Rg5 $1 {[%csl Gg5][%CAl Rc6g2]} 19. g3 {[#]} Bxb2 $1 { [%mdl 64] Decoy} 20. Qxb2 {Strongly threatening Be3.} (20. Rad1 O-O) 20... Rb5 $36 {[%mdl 2112] Double Attack. Black is really pushing.} 21. Qa3 {Black must now prevent Be3.} Qxb6 22. c4 Rb4 {[#]} 23. c5 $146 ({Predecessor:} 23. Qd3 O-O 24. Rab1 Rxb1 25. Rxb1 Qc6 26. Qb3 h6 27. Qxb7 Qxc4 28. Qb2 Rc8 29. a3 { 1/2-1/2 (37) Nyudleev,D (2399)-Kassimov,B (2248) Anapa 2009}) 23... Qb5 ({ Don't go for} 23... Qxc5 $2 24. Rac1 $18) 24. c6 bxc6 25. Rfc1 O-O 26. Rxc6 Qxc6 27. Qxb4 $17 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KQR-KQR} Rd8 28. h4 h6 29. a4 Rd5 30. a5 Rf5 31. Qb6 Qc3 32. Ra2 Qd3 {Threatens to win with ...Rb5.} 33. Kh2 Qd5 34. Qb1 h5 35. Kg1 Qf3 36. Qc2 Kh7 37. Ra4 g6 38. Ra2 (38. Ra1 $17 {keeps fighting.}) 38... Re5 39. Ra1 (39. Qc1) 39... Re2 $19 40. Qc5 Qf6 $2 (40... g5 $19 { is more deadly.} 41. Rd1 gxh4) 41. Ra4 {and if Rf4 works, White does fine.} e5 {aiming for ...e4.} 42. Qb6 $2 {[%mdl 8192] White does not recover from this.} (42. Ra1 $17) 42... Qf3 {( -> ...Re1+)} 43. Ra1 e4 44. Rf1 e3 45. Qxa6 Rxf2 { Black mates.} 46. Rxf2 Qxf2+ 47. Kh1 e2 48. Qxg6+ fxg6 {[%CAl Re2e1] Weighted Error Value: White=0.85/Black=0.15} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "8.2"] [White "Loiacono, Antonio"] [Black "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C49"] [WhiteElo "2307"] [BlackElo "2406"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "23"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 16,23,2,0,3,0,10,10,8,15]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Bb4 5. O-O O-O 6. d3 Bxc3 7. bxc3 d6 8. Bxc6 bxc6 9. h3 {The position is equal.} h6 { C49: Four Knights: 4 Bb5 Bb4.} 10. Re1 {[#]} Nh7 $146 ({Predecessor:} 10... c5 11. c4 Nh7 12. Be3 f5 13. exf5 Bxf5 14. Rb1 Qd7 15. Nd2 Rf6 16. Kh2 Raf8 { 0-1 (39) Sokolin,L (2508)-Bindrich,F (2606) St Petersburg 2018}) 11. d4 Qf6 12. Rb1 {An uneventful encounter. Weighted Error Value: White=0.02/Black=0.04} 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "8.2"] [White "Loiacono, Antonio"] [Black "Vlachos, Anatole"] [Result "*"] [ECO "C49"] [WhiteElo "2307"] [BlackElo "2406"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "23"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 16,23,10,0,0,-7,12,0,3,0]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Bb4 5. O-O O-O 6. d3 Bxc3 7. bxc3 d6 8. Bxc6 bxc6 9. h3 {The position is equal.} h6 { C49: Four Knights: 4 Bb5 Bb4.} 10. Re1 {[#]} Nh7 $146 ({Predecessor:} 10... c5 11. c4 Nh7 12. Be3 f5 13. exf5 Bxf5 14. Rb1 Qd7 15. Nd2 Rf6 16. Kh2 Raf8 { 0-1 (39) Sokolin,L (2508)-Bindrich,F (2606) St Petersburg 2018}) 11. d4 Qf6 12. Rb1 {A rather calm draw. Weighted Error Value: White=0.10/Black=0.06} * [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "8.3"] [White "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Black "Dappiano, Andrea"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C14"] [WhiteElo "2485"] [BlackElo "2250"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "127"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 18,127,4,-3,7,0,34,45,35,28,27,4,53,7,51,46,63,0,0,0,205,162,179,242, 266,246,266,264,247,255,243,235,235,225,255,249,266,222,214,212,216,211,226, 215,286,254,247,247,251,214,230,216,223,204,223,130,152,147,163,141,166,172, 163,162,163,150,147,134,162,150,147,128,128,128,128,128,128,128,128,128,148, 132,145,143,223,221,269,159,305,295,282,249,283,128,215,189,456,458,489,450, 870,510,504,491,479,455,458,451,449,445,437,428]} 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. e5 Nfd7 6. Bxe7 Qxe7 7. f4 a6 8. Nf3 c5 9. Qd2 Nc6 10. Ne2 b5 { C14: French: Classical System: 4 Bg5 Be7 main line.} 11. c3 b4 {[#]} 12. cxb4 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12. Ng3 g6 13. Bd3 a5 14. O-O Ba6 15. Ne2 O-O 16. g4 f6 17. Bxa6 Rxa6 18. Ng3 fxe5 19. Nxe5 bxc3 20. bxc3 Ndxe5 21. dxe5 {0-1 (61) Lytchak,B (2208)-Borngaesser,R (2353) Germany 2009}) 12... Nxb4 {White is slightly better.} 13. a3 Nc6 14. Rc1 {next dxc5 is good for White.} Bb7 15. Qe3 {[%CAl Rd4c5]} O-O 16. dxc5 f6 17. b4 ({White should try} 17. h4 $14) 17... fxe5 $11 18. fxe5 d4 $2 (18... Rxf3 $1 $11 19. Qxf3 (19. gxf3 d4 $15) 19... Ndxe5) 19. Nexd4 $18 Nxd4 20. Nxd4 (20. Qxd4 Bxf3 21. gxf3 Qg5 $11) 20... Qh4+ 21. g3 $1 {[%CAl Rg3h4]} Qe4 22. Qxe4 Bxe4 23. Rg1 (23. Nxe6 $6 Bxh1 24. Nxf8 Kxf8 $16) 23... Nxe5 24. Be2 (24. Nxe6 Rf6 $11) 24... Rfd8 25. Rd1 Kf7 26. Kf2 Ke7 27. Ke3 Bd5 28. Rc1 Rf8 29. Rgf1 Rf6 30. a4 {[%CAl Ba3a4,Ba4b5][%mdl 32]} Rb8 31. b5 ({Weaker is} 31. Bxa6 Rxf1 32. Bxf1 Ng4+ 33. Kd3 Rxb4 $16) 31... axb5 32. axb5 Rxf1 33. Rxf1 Ra8 34. Rc1 Ra3+ 35. Kd2 $1 {Black must now prevent c6.} Ra4 36. Kc3 (36. Nc2 $1 $18) 36... Nd7 37. c6 Nb6 38. Nc2 Kd6 39. Nb4 Ra3+ 40. Kd2 Be4 41. Rc3 Ra4 42. Rb3 Kc5 43. Na6+ Kd6 44. Bd3 Ra2+ 45. Kc1 $1 Bd5 46. Rb2 Ra1+ 47. Kd2 e5 48. Nb4 Be6 49. Ke3 Re1+ 50. Re2 Ra1 {[#]} ( 50... Rxe2+ $16 51. Kxe2 e4 52. Bxe4 Bc4+ 53. Ke3 Bxb5) 51. Rd2 $1 (51. Bxh7 Nc4+ 52. Kf3 Ra5 $11) 51... Ra3 {aiming for ...Nc4+.} 52. Ke2 (52. Ke4 $18) 52... Kc7 (52... Ke7 $16 53. Kf2 (53. Bxh7 Rb3 $14) 53... Ra4) 53. Na6+ ({ Less strong is} 53. Bxh7 Bc4+ 54. Kf2 (54. Bd3 Rxd3 55. Nxd3 e4 $14 {[%mdl 64] Pin}) 54... Bxb5 $14) 53... Kc8 54. Bxh7 Nc4 {[#] Hoping for ...Bg4+.} 55. Rc2 (55. Rd1 $1 $18 {is the precise move to win.}) 55... Bg4+ (55... Nd6 $16) 56. Kf2 Rf3+ $2 (56... Nd6 {keeps fighting.} 57. Rc5 Ra2+ 58. Ke3 Ra3+ 59. Kd2 Nxb5 ) 57. Kg1 {White is clearly winning.} Bh3 {[%csl Gh3][%CAl Rf3f1]} 58. Rc1 Rf6 (58... Nb6 $142 59. Re1 Kd8 60. Rd1+ Kc8) 59. Be4 Nb6 60. Rd1 Rf8 61. Nb4 Kc7 62. Bg2 Bc8 63. Nd5+ Nxd5 64. Rxd5 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.22/Black=0.28 } 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "8.4"] [White "Solomon, Kenny"] [Black "Lumachi, Gabriele"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C95"] [WhiteElo "2355"] [BlackElo "2318"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "97"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 30,97,31,27,20,25,31,25,31,29,29,29,29,28,31,30,13,20,28,0,36,52,62,53, 46,35,39,20,20,13,13,9,14,4,62,62,62,69,135,128,120,111,382,370,342,181,197, 172,168,168,168,168,168,168,161,158,177,177,177,177,177,79,79,79,177,80,277, 177,177,8]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 d6 8. c3 O-O 9. h3 Nb8 10. d4 Nbd7 11. Nbd2 Bb7 12. Bc2 Re8 13. Nf1 Bf8 14. Ng3 g6 15. a4 Bg7 16. Bd3 exd4 {C95: Closed Ruy Lopez: Breyer Variation with 10 d4.} 17. cxd4 c5 18. axb5 axb5 {White has an edge.} 19. Rxa8 Bxa8 20. Bxb5 { Hoping for dxc5.} cxd4 21. Nxd4 Nxe4 22. Nxe4 Rxe4 23. Rxe4 Bxe4 24. Be3 {[#]} Qc7 $146 ({Predecessor:} 24... Nb6 25. f3 Bb7 26. Bf2 Qg5 27. Bc6 Bxc6 28. Nxc6 Nc4 29. h4 Qb5 30. b3 Qxc6 31. bxc4 {1/2-1/2 (31) Rabatin,J (2291)-Malinovsky, K (2474) Plzen 2020}) 25. Bf1 Qb7 26. Qa4 Nf6 27. b4 Qa8 28. Qxa8+ Bxa8 29. Nb5 Nd5 30. Bd2 Be5 31. g3 Bc6 (31... Kf8 $11) 32. f4 $14 Bxb5 33. Bxb5 Bc3 (33... Bb2 $14) 34. Bxc3 $16 Nxc3 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KB-KN} 35. Bc6 Ne2+ $2 { [%mdl 8192]} (35... Kf8 $16) 36. Kf2 $18 Nd4 37. Ba4 (37. b5 $142) 37... Kf8 38. g4 Ke7 39. Ke3 $1 {[%CAl Re3d4]} Ne6 40. f5 gxf5 41. gxf5 Nc7 {Threatening ...Nd5+.} 42. Kd4 Kf6 43. Bd7 $1 Na6 44. b5 Nc5 45. Be8 (45. Bc6 $18 {is the precise move to win.} Na4 46. Kd5 Nc3+ 47. Kd4) 45... Na4 $16 46. Bc6 h6 {[#]} (46... Nb6 $16 {is a better defense.}) 47. Be4 (47. Kd5 $1 $18 {[%CAl Rd5d6]} Nc3+ 48. Kc4) 47... Kg5 $2 (47... Nb6 $16) 48. Bd3 {And now Kd5 would win.} Nb6 {[#]} 49. Ke4 $2 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.20/Black=0.38} (49. Kc3 $1 $18) 1/2-1/2 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "8.5"] [White "Urh, Zala"] [Black "Bettalli, Francesco"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "D87"] [WhiteElo "2145"] [BlackElo "2289"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "121"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 27,121,8,8,0,0,0,4,0,9,0,185,178,179,179,179,191,188,185,456,450,452, 451,418,383,363,368,327,295,468,455,447,204,203,197,197,197,204,204,200,200, 199,195,190,191,340,340,315,174,356,270,325,333,389,389,389,379,312,137,695, 633,614,298,385,385,385,383,370,349,867,831,794,499,501,493,493,482,858,864, 798,562,558,527,970,513,596,596,577,500,500,478,615,617,739,740,689,725]} 1. d4 {Krasenkow,M} Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Bc4 c5 8. Ne2 O-O 9. O-O Nc6 10. Be3 Na5 11. Bd3 b6 12. Qd2 e5 13. Bh6 cxd4 14. cxd4 exd4 15. Bxg7 {D87: Exchange Grünfeld: Classical Line: Variations without ...cxd4.} Kxg7 16. f4 {16.Rac1 is not played anymore.} f6 17. f5 { The position is equal.} Nc6 {[#]} 18. Rf3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 18. Bb5 Ne5 19. Nxd4 gxf5 20. Rad1 Qe7 21. Ba6 Bd7 22. exf5 Kh8 23. Qc3 Rae8 24. Rf4 {1/2-1/2 (42) Nakamura, H (2759)-Caruana,F (2736) Wijk aan Zee 2012 CBM 147 [Krasenkow, M]}) 18... gxf5 $2 (18... Ne5 $11 {and Black stays safe.}) 19. Rg3+ $18 Kh8 20. Qh6 $1 {[%csl Gg3][%CAl Rh6g7]} Rg8 21. Rxg8+ Qxg8 {[#]} (21... Kxg8 $2 22. Bc4+ Kh8 23. Bd5 $18 (23. Nf4 Ne5 $15)) 22. Rc1 $1 $36 {[%CAl Rc1c6][%mdl 2048] Keeping Black busy.} ({But not} 22. Qxf6+ $6 Qg7 $16) 22... Ne5 (22... Bb7 { might work better.}) 23. Qxf6+ {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} Qg7 24. Qd8+ {[%mdl 64] Double Attack} Qg8 25. Qxd4 Qg7 {Threatens to win with ...Nf3+.} 26. Qd8+ { [%mdl 64] Double Attack} Qg8 27. Qe7 Ng6 (27... Be6 {was necessary.}) 28. Qf6+ Qg7 29. Qxg7+ (29. Qd8+ $142 Qg8 30. Qd6) 29... Kxg7 30. exf5 Ne5 31. Be4 Rb8 32. Rc7+ Kf6 33. Nd4 Bd7 34. Rxa7 Rc8 35. Rb7 b5 (35... Rc1+ $142 36. Kf2 Rc4) 36. Rb6+ (36. Nxb5 Rc1+ 37. Kf2 Bxf5 $18) 36... Kg5 37. Ne6+ (37. Rd6 $142) 37... Kg4 $2 (37... Bxe6 38. fxe6 Kf4) 38. Rd6 Rc4 39. Bd5 Rc1+ 40. Kf2 Kxf5 41. Nd4+ Kg5 {[#]} 42. Be4 (42. Kg3 $1 $18 {is the precise move to win. Strongly threatening h4+.} Bg4 43. h4+ Kh5 44. Nxb5) 42... Ra1 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (42... h5 $16 43. Rd5 Kf6) 43. Kg3 Rh1 44. Bf3 (44. Nf3+ $142 Nxf3 45. gxf3 ( 45. Rxd7 Nxh2 46. Rd5+ Kf6 $18) 45... Rg1+ 46. Kf2) 44... Bf5 45. h4+ Rxh4 { If only Black now had time for ...Rh1....} 46. Nxf5 Ra4 47. Nd4 b4 $2 (47... Rxa2 48. Nxb5 Nxf3 49. gxf3 Ra4) 48. Ne6+ {White is clearly winning.} Kf5 49. Ng7+ Kg5 50. Bd5 Ra3+ 51. Bb3 Ra7 (51... Nc4 $142 52. Rd5+ Kf6 53. Ne8+ Ke7) 52. Ne6+ Kf5 53. Nc5 Rg7+ 54. Kf2 Rc7 55. Nd3 Nc4 56. Rd4 Nd2 57. Rd5+ Kf6 58. Nxb4 Ne4+ 59. Ke3 Nc3 60. Rd6+ Kg5 61. Nd5 {Black did not feel at home in the position after the opening. Weighted Error Value: White=0.41/Black=0.68} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "9.1"] [White "Plat, Vojtech"] [Black "Lumachi, Gabriele"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C45"] [WhiteElo "2552"] [BlackElo "2318"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "69"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 11,69,6,20,0,2,0,12,-21,0,-20,-6,-23,0,0,16,26,26,9,10,-16,5,-43,-27, -27,-6,0,0,-45,-41,-28,-34,-25,0,0,3,3,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,0,528,202,250,245, 2533,2710,2485,2595,2454,2421,2326,2214,2009,2086]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Bc5 5. Nxc6 Qf6 6. Qf3 bxc6 7. Bc4 {C45: Scotch Game.} Qxf3 8. gxf3 Ne7 9. Rg1 $5 {[%mdl 4] [#] The position is equal. Leaves trodden paths.} O-O $146 ({Predecessor:} 9... d5 10. Bb3 Be6 11. Be3 Bd6 12. h4 O-O 13. Nc3 Ng6 14. h5 Ne5 15. Ke2 dxe4 16. Nxe4 Kh8 17. f4 Bg4+ 18. f3 Bxf3+ 19. Kf2 Bxe4 20. fxe5 Bxe5 21. h6 {0-1 (21) Pang,N (1849)-Curdo,J (2305) Natick 2000}) 10. Bf4 d5 11. Bb3 a5 12. Nc3 d4 13. Na4 Bd6 14. Bg3 Ng6 $1 15. O-O-O c5 16. Rge1 Be6 17. f4 c4 (17... Nxf4 18. e5 $14) 18. f5 cxb3 19. axb3 Ne5 {[#] Threatens to win with ...Bd7.} 20. fxe6 fxe6 21. f4 Nf3 22. e5 $1 {Hoping for Rf1.} Nxe1 23. exd6 Ng2 ({Of course not} 23... cxd6 $6 24. Rxe1 g5 25. fxg5 $16) 24. dxc7 { Black must now prevent Nb6.} Rac8 $1 25. f5 {[%CAl Rf5e6]} Ne3 26. fxe6 Nxd1 27. Kxd1 {Nb6 is the strong threat.} g5 $1 28. Nb6 h5 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (28... Kg7 $1 $11) 29. Kd2 $2 (29. Nxc8 Rxc8 30. c3 dxc3 31. bxc3) 29... h4 {[#]} 30. Bd6 {[%CAl Rd6f8]} ({Not} 30. Nxc8 Rxc8 31. Be5 Kf8 $11) 30... Rfe8 (30... Rxc7 31. Bxc7 Re8) 31. Nxc8 $18 {White is clearly winning.} Rxc8 32. Kd3 Kg7 33. Kxd4 Kf6 34. Kd5 g4 35. c3 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.28/Black=0.27} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "9.2"] [White "Droin, Augustin"] [Black "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B15"] [WhiteElo "2289"] [BlackElo "2485"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "64"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 14,64,25,25,36,20,50,35,40,12,33,25,37,11,14,0,94,85,131,129,106,112, 102,107,116,114,100,95,127,127,120,75,89,96,111,100,169,179,220,179,399,397, 397,375,369,379,374,248,371,369,645,522,516]} 1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Nf6 5. Nxf6+ exf6 6. c3 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8. Qc2 Re8+ {B15: Caro-Kann: 3 Nc3: 3...g6 and 3...dxe4 4 Nxe4 Nf6 5 Nxf6+ exf6.} 9. Ne2 h5 10. Be3 Nd7 {White is slightly better.} 11. O-O h4 12. h3 Nf8 13. Rfd1 Bc7 14. c4 {[#]} Ne6 $146 ( 14... g5 $11 {remains equal.}) ({Predecessor:} 14... Qd6 15. Bf4 Rxe2 16. Bxd6 Rxc2 17. Bxf8 Rxf2 18. Kxf2 Kxf8 19. Rac1 g5 20. b4 Bd7 {1/2-1/2 (32) Gavrilin, R (2055)-Ufimtsev,E (2101) Sochi 2019}) 15. d5 $16 cxd5 {next ...Qd6 is good for Black.} 16. Bh7+ Kf8 {Black wants to play ...Qd6.} 17. cxd5 Ng5 {[#]} 18. d6 $1 {[%CAl Rd6c7]} Bb6 19. Bxb6 axb6 20. f4 $36 {[%mdl 2048] Black is under strong pressure.} Ne6 ({Avoid the trap} 20... Rxe2 $2 21. Qxe2 Nxh7 22. d7 $18) 21. Be4 {And now Bxb7! would win.} Kg8 22. Bf3 Bd7 23. Bxb7 Ra5 24. Bf3 Qb8 { [#]} (24... b5 $16) 25. Qd2 $1 $18 g5 26. Qc3 Kg7 $2 (26... gxf4 27. Qxf6 Qd8 28. Qxd8 Rxd8) 27. b4 Ra7 28. fxg5 Nxg5 29. Nf4 Re5 30. Rd2 {Black must now prevent Nh5+.} Qe8 (30... Kf8 $142 31. Nh5 Nxf3+ 32. Qxf3 Qa8) 31. Rf1 ({ Weaker is} 31. Nh5+ Kg6 $18) 31... Bf5 $2 (31... Nxf3+ 32. Qxf3 Bc6) 32. Qd4 Nxf3+ {Weighted Error Value: White=0.20/Black=0.43} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "9.2"] [White "Droin, Augustin"] [Black "Dvirnyy, Danyyil"] [Result "*"] [ECO "B15"] [WhiteElo "2289"] [BlackElo "2485"] [Annotator "RC"] [PlyCount "64"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] [TimeControl "5400+30"] 1. e4 {[%emt 0:04:02]} c6 {[%emt 0:00:00]} 2. d4 {[%emt 0:00:02]} d5 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 3. Nc3 {[%emt 0:00:03]} dxe4 {[%emt 0:01:18]} 4. Nxe4 {[%emt 0:00:04]} Nf6 {[%emt 0:01:04]} 5. Nxf6+ {[%emt 0:00:30]} exf6 {[%emt 0:00:09]} 6. c3 { [%emt 0:00:59]} Bd6 {[%emt 0:00:16]} 7. Bd3 {[%emt 0:00:27]} O-O {[%emt 0:00: 12]} 8. Qc2 {[%emt 0:00:07]} Re8+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} 9. Ne2 {[%emt 1:28:16]} h5 { [%emt 0:00:10]} 10. Be3 {[%emt 0:05:52]} Nd7 {[%emt 0:02:05]} 11. O-O {[%emt 0: 00:34]} h4 {[%emt 0:00:31]} 12. h3 {[%emt 1:22:59]} Nf8 {[%emt 0:00:37]} 13. Rfd1 {[%emt 0:05:13]} Bc7 {[%emt 0:15:42]} 14. c4 {[%emt 0:02:12]} Ne6 { [%emt 0:06:50]} 15. d5 {[%emt 0:02:12]} cxd5 {[%emt 1:08:16]} 16. Bh7+ { [%emt 0:00:49]} Kf8 {[%emt 0:01:48]} 17. cxd5 {[%emt 0:16:24]} Ng5 {[%emt 0:00: 24]} 18. d6 {[%emt 0:00:42]} Bb6 {[%emt 0:00:30]} 19. Bxb6 {[%emt 0:00:48]} axb6 {[%emt 0:00:40]} 20. f4 {[%emt 0:03:56]} Ne6 {[%emt 0:04:54]} 21. Be4 { [%emt 0:01:40]} Kg8 {[%emt 0:01:26]} 22. Bf3 {[%emt 0:03:11]} Bd7 {[%emt 0:04: 51]} 23. Bxb7 {[%emt 0:05:24]} Ra5 {[%emt 0:00:49]} 24. Bf3 {[%emt 0:02:21]} Qb8 {[%emt 0:01:05]} 25. Qd2 {[%emt 0:01:46]} g5 {[%emt 0:07:02]} 26. Qc3 { [%emt 0:09:50]} Kg7 {[%emt 0:01:04]} 27. b4 {[%emt 0:00:47]} Ra7 {[%emt 0:00: 35]} 28. fxg5 {[%emt 0:01:52]} Nxg5 {[%emt 0:00:07]} 29. Nf4 {[%emt 0:00:20]} Re5 {[%emt 0:00:48]} 30. Rd2 {[%emt 0:05:48]} Qe8 {[%emt 0:01:12]} 31. Rf1 { [%emt 0:00:55]} Bf5 {[%emt 0:09:16]} 32. Qd4 {[%emt 0:05:50]} Nxf3+ {[%emt 0: 02:05]} * [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "9.3"] [White "Urh, Zala"] [Black "Solomon, Kenny"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "D38"] [WhiteElo "2145"] [BlackElo "2355"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "93"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 11,93,41,45,41,35,39,26,0,32,42,68,62,73,34,32,23,29,21,37,0,73,45,48, -43,-27,-49,37,-4,35,27,61,39,177,168,175,122,145,135,156,155,179,181,187,170, 185,190,318,160,158,166,320,320,306,312,290,114,1135,913,2474,12045,12045, 12100,6919,6695,6141,6119,29970,946,1816,946,852,613,720,706,6014,6695,4906, 4826,4814,4806,6102,6102,6102,5716]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Nf3 O-O 5. Bg5 d5 6. e3 h6 7. Bh4 {D38: Queen's Gambit Declined: Ragozin Defence (4 Nf3 Bb4).} c5 8. cxd5 exd5 9. Bd3 {White has an edge.} c4 10. Bc2 g5 11. Bg3 Qa5 {[#]} 12. Qd2 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12. O-O Nc6 13. Ne5 Bxc3 14. bxc3 Qxc3 15. Nxc6 bxc6 16. Be5 Ng4 17. Bd6 Rd8 18. Bc5 {1/2-1/2 (35) Schulz,H (1650) -Habes,J (1717) LSS email 2014}) 12... Ne4 13. Bxe4 dxe4 14. Ne5 Be6 15. h4 g4 (15... f6 $11 16. Ng6 Re8) 16. h5 Nd7 17. f3 (17. Nxd7 $14 Bxd7 18. Bf4) 17... Nxe5 $15 18. Bxe5 f5 ({Black should play} 18... f6 $15 19. Bf4 exf3 20. gxf3 Kf7) 19. O-O Rad8 20. Qc2 Bxc3 21. bxc3 Qd5 (21... gxf3 $1 $14 22. gxf3 Kh7) 22. fxg4 $18 fxg4 23. a4 ({White should try} 23. Qa4 $18) 23... Bd7 24. Qb2 Bc6 25. Qb4 Rde8 {[#]} 26. a5 $1 $40 {[%mdl 128] White goes for the king.} a6 27. Bd6 Rxf1+ 28. Rxf1 {Strongly threatening Be5.} Qxh5 (28... Qb5 {was called for. } 29. Qxb5 axb5) 29. Qxc4+ (29. Be5 $18 Bd5 30. Qd6) 29... Qd5 $16 30. Qb4 { [#] Threatens to win with Be5.} Bb5 $2 (30... Qb5 {is a better defense.} 31. Qa3 Bd5) 31. Rf6 $18 Re6 32. Rf8+ Kg7 33. Rd8 (33. Bg3 $18) 33... Qa2 $2 { [%mdl 8192]} (33... Kg6 $16) 34. Be5+ Kg6 35. Rg8+ Kh5 36. Qf8 {Intending Qf5+! and mate.} Rxe5 37. dxe5 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame Qf5+! would kill now. KQR-KQB} Qe6 38. Rh8 Bc6 39. Qd6 (39. Qf4 $142 Qg6 40. Qh2+ Kg5 41. Rf8 Qg7 42. Qf4+ Kh5 43. Rf5+ Kg6 44. Rf6+ Kh7 45. Rf7) 39... Qg6 {White is clearly winning.} 40. Qxg6+ Kxg6 {KR-KB} 41. Rf8 Kg7 42. Rf4 h5 43. e6 Bd5 44. e7 Bf7 45. Rxe4 Be8 46. Rf4 Bf7 47. e4 {Weighted Error Value: White=0.41/Black=0.64} 1-0 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "9.4"] [White "Gregoric, Andraz"] [Black "Loiacono, Antonio"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B53"] [WhiteElo "2084"] [BlackElo "2307"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "54"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 22,54,25,-5,33,16,18,0,0,-17,-3,-22,0,-91,-84,-83,-12,-16,0,-160,-159, -156,-133,-177,-186,-246,-240,-305,-305,-328,-314,-461,-403,-436,-434]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6 5. Bb5 Bd7 6. Qd3 a6 7. Bxc6 Bxc6 8. c4 Nf6 9. Nc3 g6 10. O-O Bg7 11. h3 O-O 12. Be3 Qa5 {B53: Sicilian: 2...d6: Lines with Qxd4.} (12... b5 $5) 13. a3 Rfc8 {[#]} 14. Rfd1 $146 ({Predecessor:} 14. b4 Qc7 15. Rac1 Nd7 16. Nd5 Qd8 17. Bd4 b5 18. Bxg7 Kxg7 19. c5 dxc5 20. bxc5 { 1-0 (41) Rudakov,S (1855)-Utnasunov,A (2442) Sochi 2019}) 14... b5 {The position is equal.} 15. Nd2 Nd7 16. b4 Qd8 17. Rac1 (17. cxb5 $11 Bxb5 18. Nxb5 axb5 19. Rac1) 17... Ne5 $17 18. Qe2 {[%CAl Rc4b5] [#]} Nxc4 (18... bxc4 $1 $17 19. Rc2 Qd7) 19. Nxc4 $11 bxc4 20. Qxc4 $2 ({White should try} 20. Bd4 $1 $11) 20... Bxc3 $17 21. Qxc3 ({Don't blunder} 21. Rxc3 $2 Ba4 $19) 21... Ba4 $36 { [%mdl 2048] Black is really pushing.} ({Much less strong is} 21... Bxe4 22. Qd4 $15) 22. Qd4 Bxd1 23. Rxd1 (23. Bh6 {keeps fighting.} e5 24. Qxd1) 23... Qc7 $19 24. Bh6 {[%csl Gh6][%CAl Rd4g7] [#]} Qc3 25. Qd5 Qxa3 26. Rd3 (26. Bg5 { was necessary.}) 26... Qa1+ 27. Kh2 Qe5+ {Weighted Error Value: White=0.52/ Black=0.15} 0-1 [Event "FE Carnevale GM Open 2021"] [Site "Bassano del Grappa"] [Date "2021.02.16"] [Round "9.5"] [White "Ghiotto, Marco Luigi"] [Black "Braeuning, Rudolf Wilhelm"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B31"] [WhiteElo "2091"] [BlackElo "2272"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "151"] [EventDate "2021.02.12"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventCountry "ITA"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 19,150,0,0,2,-6,0,0,-6,0,4,81,77,75,75,77,48,43,0,58,37,85,87,87,88,93, 67,94,92,98,58,64,62,96,97,83,45,61,13,8,0,0,-14,41,43,70,44,173,177,227,222, 228,217,269,210,267,263,305,305,279,222,222,222,222,222,277,222,222,222,290, 277,499,467,692,645,596,397,1835,1027,5814,5900,5114,5738,4936,5900,1276,189, 894,446,432,414,1275,1038,687,586,29967,493,425,0,4627,4622,29974,5089,5073, 4622,29972,872,29992,29993,29994,29995,29995,29996,29996,29997,29997,29997, 29997,29990,29990,29991,29992,29992,29996,29997,29997,29998,29998,29998,29998, 29999,29999,29999,29999]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 g6 4. Bxc6 bxc6 5. O-O Bg7 6. c3 Nf6 7. Re1 O-O 8. d4 cxd4 9. cxd4 d5 {9...d6 is the hot move.} 10. e5 Ne4 11. Nc3 {B31: Sicilian: 2...Nc6 3 Bb5 g6.} Nxc3 12. bxc3 Qa5 13. Bg5 {The position is equal.} Re8 14. Qc1 {[#]} Bg4 $146 {[#]} (14... c5 $11) ({ Predecessor:} 14... c5 15. Bh6 Bg4 16. Bxg7 Kxg7 17. Ng5 Bf5 18. Qf4 Qxc3 19. dxc5 Qc4 20. Qe3 d4 {1/2-1/2 (50) Matic,P (2239)-Zakic,S (2353) Belgrade 2009}) 15. Nd2 $1 $16 Rab8 16. Nb3 Qb5 17. Qa3 Bf8 18. Qc1 Bf5 (18... Bg7 $11) 19. Bh6 Qc4 20. Bxf8 Kxf8 21. h3 Kg7 22. g4 Bc8 23. Nc5 Rb5 24. a4 Rxc5 25. dxc5 Qxc5 26. Qe3 Qa5 27. Qd4 c5 28. Qxd5 {With the idea Re3.} Qxc3 29. Kg2 Be6 30. Qf3 Qd4 ({Better is} 30... Qa5 $11) 31. Qe3 $14 Bd5+ 32. Kg3 Qb4 {[#] Black is now going downhill.} ({Black should play} 32... Qxe3+ $1 $14 33. fxe3 (33. Rxe3 Rb8 $14) 33... Rc8) 33. Reb1 $1 $18 {[%CAl Rb1b4]} Qa5 34. Rb5 Qa6 35. Qxc5 e6 36. Ra5 Qe2 37. Qe3 Qb2 38. Rc1 Rb8 {Threatens to win with ...Rb3!} 39. Rb5 (39. Rxa7 $2 Rb3 $19) 39... Rxb5 40. axb5 Qxb5 41. Qxa7 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KQR-KQB } h6 42. Rc7 Qd3+ 43. Qe3 Qf1 {( -> ...Qg1+)} 44. f3 (44. Qf4 {gets mated.} Qg2+ 45. Kh4 g5+ 46. Qxg5+ hxg5+ 47. Kxg5 Qxh3 48. Rxf7+ Kxf7 49. f3 Qh2 50. f4 Kg7 51. f5 Qh6#) 44... g5 $2 (44... Bc4 {might work better.} 45. h4 (45. Qf4 { leads to mate.} Qg1+ 46. Kh4 Qe1+ 47. Qg3 g5+ 48. Kh5 Qxg3 49. Rxf7+ Kxf7 50. Kxh6 Qh4#) 45... Kg8) 45. Rc1 Qa6 (45... Qb5 $142 46. h4 Qb3 47. Qxb3 Bxb3) 46. h4 Kg6 47. Rh1 Qc8 $2 (47... Qc4 48. hxg5 hxg5) 48. Qd3+ f5 49. exf6+ Kxf6 50. hxg5+ hxg5 51. Qd4+ Kg6 52. Qa7 $2 (52. Rh8 Qc7+ 53. Kg2) 52... Bb7 (52... Qb7 53. Qxb7 Bxb7) 53. Qe3 (53. Qb6 $142) 53... Qc7+ 54. Kh3 Qc6 (54... Bd5 $142 55. Ra1 Qf7 56. Qd3+ Kg7) 55. Qd3+ Kf6 56. Kg2 {Qd8+ is the strong threat.} Ke5 57. Rh5 (57. Qe3+ $142 Kd6 58. Qd4+ Kc7 59. Qe5+ Kb6 60. Qe3+ Qc5 61. Rb1+ Kc6 62. Qxe6+ Kc7 63. Qf7+ Kd6 64. Qxb7) 57... Qc1 58. Rh1 $2 (58. Qe2+ $18 Kd6 59. Kf2) 58... Qb2+ $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (58... Qc6 $11 59. Qe3+ Kd6 60. Qd4+ Kc7 61. Qe5+ Kb6 62. Qe3+ Kc7 63. Qe5+ Kb6 64. Qe3+ Kc7) 59. Kg3 {Re1+ would kill now.} Bd5 60. Qe3+ (60. Rb1 $142 Qxb1 61. Qxb1 Kd6 62. Qb8+ Ke7 63. Qe5 Kd7 64. Qxg5 Kd6 65. Qf6) 60... Kd6 61. Qxg5 Qe2 62. Qf4+ (62. Qd8+ $142 Kc5 63. Qc7+ Kd4 64. Qa7+ Kd3 65. Qa3+ Kd2 66. Qc1+ Kd3 67. Rd1+ Qxd1 68. Qxd1+ Kc3 69. g5) 62... e5 63. Qb4+ {White mates.} Ke6 64. Qb6+ Ke7 65. Rh7+ Bf7 66. Qc7+ Ke6 67. Qxf7+ Kd6 68. Qd7+ Kc5 69. Qc7+ Kb5 70. Qb8+ Kc6 71. Rc7+ Kd5 72. Qd8+ Ke6 73. Re7+ Kf6 74. Qf8+ Kg6 75. Rg7+ Kh6 76. Qh8# {Weighted Error Value: White=0.63/ Black=0.65} 1-0
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