Games 2017 Part 3
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Stevenson-King  Free Chess Tournament at the Library!, September 23, 2017, round 1
A01: Nimzowitsch-Larsen Opening

1. b3 d5 2. e3 e5 3. Bb2 Bd6 4. f4 Qh4+ 5. g3 Qe7 6. Nf3 Nd7 7. d3 Ngf6 8. Nbd2
exf4 9. gxf4 Qxe3+ 10. Qe2 Bxf4 11. Qxe3+ Bxe3 12. O-O-O O-O 13. Re1 Re8 14.
Bg2 c6 15. Bd4 Bxd4 16. Rxe8+ Nxe8 17. Nxd4 Nd6 18. Re1 Kf8 19. c4 dxc4 20.
dxc4 Nc5 21. Kc2 Bf5+ 22. Nxf5 Nxf5 23. Re5 Ne6 24. Kc3 g6 25. Nf3 Rd8 26. Bh3
Nfg7 27. Ng5 Nxg5 28. Rxg5 f5 29. Rg3 Ne6 30. Bf1 Ke7 31. Rd3 Rxd3+ 32. Kxd3
Kd6 33. Ke3 a5 34. Be2 Ke5 35. Bd1 Nd4 36. Kd3 c5 37. Ke3 b6 38. h3 f4+ 39. Kf2
h5 40. h4 Nf5 0-1

Horobetz-Burnett  Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 17, 2017, round 4
A41: 1 d4 d6: Tartakower System and Modern Defence

1. e4 g6 2. d4 Bg7 3. Nf3 d6 4. c4 Bg4 5. Be3 c5 6. Nc3 Bxf3 7. gxf3 cxd4 8.
Bxd4 Bxd4 9. Qxd4 Nf6 10. Nd5 e5 11. Qd2 Nc6 12. Bg2 Nd4 13. f4 Rc8 14. fxe5
dxe5 15. O-O Nxd5 16. exd5 Rxc4 17. f4 Rc2 18. Qe3 O-O 19. Rf2 Qb6 20. Rxc2
exf4 21. Qf2 Nxc2 22. Qxb6 axb6 23. Rc1 Ne3 24. Rc7 Rd8 25. Rxb7 Rd6 26. a4 g5
27. b4 g4 28. a5 bxa5 29. bxa5 f3 30. Bf1 Rxd5 31. a6 Rd1 32. Kf2 Rxf1+ 33.
Kxe3 Ra1 34. a7 Kg7 35. Kf2 h5 36. Kg3 h4+ 37. Kxg4 f2 38. a8=Q f1=Q 39. Rxf7+
Kxf7 40. Qd5+ Ke7 41. Qe5+ Kd7 42. Qd5+ Kc7 43. Qc5+ Kb7 44. Qd5+ Kb6 45. Qd6+
Kb5 46. Qd5+ Kb4 47. Qd2+ Kb3 48. Qe3+ Kc2 49. Qc5+ Kd2 50. Qb4+ Ke2 51. Qb2+
Ke3 52. Qb6+ Kd3 53. Qg6+ Kd2 54. Qd6+ Qd3 55. Qb4+ Kd1 56. Kxh4 Rc1 57. Qg4+
Kc2 58. Qa4+ Kd2 59. Qa5+ Rc3 60. Qg5+ Kc2 61. Qg2+ Kb1 62. Qg1+ Ka2 63. Qa7+
Kb2 64. Qf2+ Ka3 65. Qa7+ Kb4 66. Qb6+ Qb5 67. Qd6+ Kc4 68. Qe6+ Qd5 69. Qa6+
Kd4 70. Qb6+ Ke5 71. Qb8+ Ke4 72. Qb1+ Qd3 73. Qb7+ Ke3 0-1

Puckett-Tu  Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 17, 2017, round 4
C89: Closed Ruy Lopez: Marshall Attack

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 O-O 8. c3
d5 9. exd5 Nxd5 10. d4 exd4 11. Nxd4 Ndb4 12. Nxc6 Nxc6 13. Bd5 Bb7 14. Bf4 Rc8
15. c4 Bf6 16. Nc3 Bxc3 17. bxc3 bxc4 18. Rb1 Ba8 19. Bxc4 Qf6 20. Qg4 Na5 21.
Be5 Qh6 22. Bxa6 Rce8 23. Bb5 c6 24. Bd3 Nb7 25. Re3 g6 26. Rh3 Qd2 27. Qh4 h5
28. Qxh5 1-0

Sood-Paxton  Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 17, 2017, round 4
B41: Sicilian: Kan Variation: 5 c4

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Be3 Qc7 6. Be2 Nf6 7. f3 Bc5 8. O-O
Qb6 9. Nc3 Nc6 10. Na4 Bxd4 11. Nxb6 Bxe3+ 12. Kh1 Bxb6 13. Bc4 O-O 14. Re1 Bc7
15. c3 b5 16. Bb3 Bb7 17. c4 Be5 18. Rb1 Na5 19. cxb5 axb5 20. Qd3 Ba6 21. Qe3
Nc4 22. Bxc4 bxc4 23. Qc5 d6 24. Qf2 c3 25. b3 Bf4 26. Qc2 Rac8 27. Red1 d5 28.
Rd4 Be3 29. Ra4 Bd3 30. Qxd3 c2 31. g3 cxb1=Q+ 32. Qxb1 0-1

Ghimire-Weaver  Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 17, 2017, round 4
A45: Trompowsky Attack

1. d4 e6 2. Bf4 Nf6 3. e3 c5 4. c3 a6 5. Be2 Nc6 6. a4 b6 7. Nf3 Be7 8. Nbd2
Nh5 9. Bg3 Nxg3 10. hxg3 d5 11. Qc2 h6 12. Nh2 Rb8 13. f4 b5 14. axb5 axb5 15.
Kf2 c4 16. b4 Bb7 17. Ra3 Ra8 18. Rha1 Rxa3 19. Rxa3 g6 20. Ng4 h5 21. Ne5 Nxe5
22. dxe5 h4 23. g4 h3 24. gxh3 Rxh3 25. Nf3 Bh4+ 26. Kf1 d4 27. Ng1 Qd5 28. e4
d3 29. exd5 dxc2 30. Ra1 Rxc3 31. Rc1 Bxd5 32. g5 Be4 33. Bg4 Rb3 34. Ne2 Rxb4
35. Nc3 Bd3+ 36. Kg2 Rb3 37. Ne2 Bxe2 38. Bxe2 Rg3+ 39. Kf1 Rc3 40. Bg4 Bg3 41.
f5 exf5 42. Bd1 cxd1=Q+ 43. Rxd1 Rd3 44. Rb1 Rb3 45. Ra1 Bxe5 46. Re1 f6 47.
gxf6 Kf7 48. Rxe5 Kxf6 49. Rc5 Kg5 50. Rc6 c3 51. Ke2 b4 52. Kd3 c2+ 53. Kd2
Rc3 0-1

Weaver-Shen   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 3
A26: English Opening vs King's Indian with ...Nc6 and d3

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. O-O e5 7. d3 d6 8.
Bd2 Bf5 9. Qc1 Qd7 10. Bh6 Bg4 11. a3 Nd4 12. Re1 Nb3 13. Qe3 Nxa1 14. Rxa1
Bh3 15. Bxg7 Kxg7 16. Bh1 Ng4 17. Qd2 Nf6 18. Ng5 h6 19. Nxh3 Qxh3 20. Bg2
Qc8 21. b4 c6 22. b5 Qd7 23. a4 Rad8 24. Qe3 c5 25. Qf3 Rb8 26. a5 Ne8 27.
a6 b6 28. Qe3 Nc7 29. Bc6 Qe7 30. Qf3 Ne6 31. e3 Ng5 32. Qg2 Ne6 33. Nd5 Qd8
34. Nc3 f5 35. Bd5 Nc7 36. Bc6 Qf6 37. Rc1 f4 38. Ne4 Qe6 39. Nc3 Rf7 40.
Nd5 fxe3 41. Nxe3 Qf6 42. Nd5 Qg5 43. Ne3 Rbf8 44. Rd1 Rxf2 45. Qxf2 Rxf2
46. Kxf2 Ne6 47. Nd5 Nd4 48. Nxb6 Qd8 49. Nd5 Qf8+ 50. Ke1 Qf3 51. Nc3 Nxc6
52. bxc6 Qxc6 53. Nd5 Qxa6 54. Ke2 Qa2+ 55. Rd2 Qb3 56. Nc7 a5 57. Ke3 a4
58. Rf2 a3 59. Ne6+ Kh7 60. Rf7+ Kg8 1/2-1/2

Sheaf-She   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 3
E32: Nimzo-Indian: classical variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. Nf3 b6 6. Bg5 Bb7 7. e3 d5 8.
Bd3 h6 9. Bh4 Nbd7 10. O-O c5 11. cxd5 exd5 12. a3 Bxc3 13. bxc3 Rc8 14. Qd2
cxd4 15. cxd4 Qe8 16. Rfc1 Qe6 17. Bg3 Ne4 18. Qb2 Nxg3 19. hxg3 Nf6 20. Ne5
Ne4 21. Bb5 Rxc1+ 22. Rxc1 Rc8 23. Bd7 Rxc1+ 24. Qxc1 Qd6 25. Bc8 Ba8 26.
Ba6 f6 27. Qc8+ Qf8 28. Qe6+ Kh7 29. Qf5+ Kg8 30. Bc8 Ng5 31. Ng6 Qxa3 32.
Be6+ Nxe6 33. Qxe6+ Kh7 34. Qf7 Qc1+ 35. Kh2 Qc8 36. Nf8+ Kh8 37. Ne6 Qg8
38. Qd7 Bb7 39. Nd8 Ba6 40. Nf7+ Kh7 41. Qf5+ g6 42. Qxf6 Bc4 43. g4 Qg7 44.
Qe6 b5 45. f4 Bd3 46. Qxd5 Bc4 0-1

Horobetz-Badhe   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 2
C13: French: Classical System: 4 Bg5 Be7, Alekhine-Chatard Attack

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 dxe4 5. Nxe4 Be7 6. Bxf6 gxf6 7. Nf3 a6 8.
g3 b5 9. Bg2 Bb7 10. Qe2 f5 11. Nc5 Bxc5 12. dxc5 Qe7 13. Qe3 Nd7 14. c6 Bxc6
15. Qc3 Qf6 16. Qxc6 Qxb2 17. O-O Rd8 18. Rad1 b4 19. Rxd7 1-0

Paxton-Tu   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 2
D43: Semi-Slav: 5 Bg5 h6

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 Nf6 3. d4 c6 4. Nc3 e6 5. Qc2 Nbd7 6. Bf4 Be7 7. Ne5 O-O 8. e4
dxe4 9. Nxe4 Re8 10. Bd3 Nf8 11. Nf3 Ng6 12. Bd2 b6 13. O-O Bb7 14. Rfd1 Rc8
15. Be3 Qc7 16. Neg5 c5 17. Bxg6 hxg6 18. Ne5 Rf8 19. Bf4 Bd6 20. Qe2 Nh5 21.
Nh3 cxd4 22. Rxd4 Nxf4 23. Rxf4 Bxe5 24. Rg4 Rfd8 25. Re1 Bf6 26. Ng5 Bxg5 27.
Rxg5 Qxc4 28. Qxc4 Rxc4 29. h3 Rc2 0-1

She-Burnett   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 2
E38: Nimzo-Indian: Classical: 4...c5

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 c5 5. dxc5 Na6 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. Qxc3 Nxc5 8.
b4 Na4 9. Qd4 d5 10. e3 O-O 11. c5 a6 12. Nf3 Bd7 13. Bd3 b6 14. cxb6 Qxb6 15.
Qxb6 Nxb6 16. Ne5 Bb5 17. Bb2 Rfc8 18. Kd2 Bxd3 19. Kxd3 Ne4 20. Rhf1 f6 21. f3
Na4 22. Rfb1 Nec3 23. Ng4 Nxb1 24. Rxb1 Rc6 25. e4 dxe4+ 26. fxe4 Rd8+ 27. Ke3
Nxb2 28. Rxb2 Rc3+ 29. Ke2 Rd4 30. Nf2 Rxa3 31. b5 axb5 32. Rxb5 h6 33. Rb2 e5
34. g4 Kh7 0-1

Sood-Weaver   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 2
B76: Sicilian Dragon: Yugoslav Attack, 9 g4 and 9 0-0-0

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 a6 5. Be3 g6 6. Be2 Bg7 7. Nc3 d6 8. Qd2
Nf6 9. f3 O-O 10. O-O-O Re8 11. g4 Kh8 12. Rdg1 Ng8 13. Nxc6 bxc6 14. h4 h6 15.
h5 g5 16. f4 f6 17. Bc4 e6 18. f5 d5 19. exd5 1/2-1/2

Shen-Sheaf   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 2
D11: Slav Defence: 3 Nf3 sidelines and 3...Nf6 4 e3 Bg4

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 Bf5 4. d4 e6 5. c4 c6 6. O-O Be7 7. b3 O-O 8. Bb2
Nbd7 9. Nbd2 Re8 10. Re1 Ne4 11. Nxe4 Bxe4 12. Nd2 Bxg2 13. Kxg2 Nf6 14. Rh1
Qc7 15. Rc1 Rad8 16. Qc2 Qd7 17. Rcd1 Bd6 18. e4 Bb4 19. e5 Ng4 20. h3 Nh6 21.
Nf3 Bf8 22. g4 g6 23. Rdg1 Bg7 24. Kf1 Qe7 25. h4 b5 26. h5 bxc4 27. bxc4 Qb4
28. hxg6 fxg6 29. Nd2 Rf8 30. a3 Qb7 31. Bc1 Qf7 32. Nb1 Rb8 33. Nc3 Qf3 34.
Bxh6 Bxh6 35. Rxh6 Rb3 36. Nd1 Rd3 37. Nb2 Rc3 38. Rxg6+ Kh8 0-1

Burnett-Paxton   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 1
D40: Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Tarrasch with 5 e3

1. c4 c6 2. e4 e6 3. Nc3 d5 4. exd5 cxd5 5. d4 Nf6 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Bg5 Be7 8. a3
O-O 9. Bd3 dxc4 10. Bxc4 Qc7 11. Qe2 Rd8 12. Rd1 b6 13. O-O Bb7 14. Ba2 Rd7 15.
Bxf6 Bxf6 16. d5 Nd8 17. Nb5 Qc5 18. dxe6 Re7 19. Nd6 Nxe6 20. Nxb7 Nd4 21.
Nxd4 Rxe2 22. Nxc5 Bxd4 23. Rxd4 bxc5 24. Rd7 Rxb2 25. Bxf7+ Kf8 26. h4 Rb6 27.
Bd5 1-0

Sheaf-Horobetz   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 1
B30: Sicilian: 2...Nc6 3 Bb5, lines without ...g6

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. d3 Nc6 5. Be3 Nd4 6. Be2 d6 7. O-O e6 8. Qd2
a6 9. Rad1 b5 10. a3 Bb7 11. b4 Ne7 12. Bh6 O-O 13. Nxd4 cxd4 14. Nb1 d5 15. e5
Qc7 16. Bxg7 Kxg7 17. f4 Rfc8 18. Rc1 Nf5 19. c3 dxc3 20. Rxc3 Qb6+ 21. Kh1 d4
22. Rxc8 Rxc8 23. Bf3 Bxf3 24. Rxf3 Qc6 25. Rf1 h5 26. Qb2 Ne3 27. Re1 Qd5 28.
Qe2 Rc2 29. Nd2 Qa2 0-1

Weaver-She   Mike Barton Memorial 7 Open, September 16, 2017, round 1
A13: English Opening: 1...e6

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 e6 3. Bg2 d5 4. Nf3 c5 5. b3 Nc6 6. cxd5 exd5 7. O-O Be7 8. Bb2
d4 9. Na3 O-O 10. Nc4 Qc7 11. Rc1 Be6 12. d3 Nd5 13. Ncd2 Qd7 14. Ne4 b6 15. a3
Rac8 16. Ned2 f5 17. Nc4 Bf6 18. Rb1 b5 19. Ncd2 Nc3 20. Qc2 Nxb1 21. Rxb1 Ne7
22. Re1 Ng6 23. Bc1 Rfd8 24. h3 Bd5 25. Bb2 Re8 26. Bc1 Qc6 27. Kh2 Re7 28. Kg1
Rce8 29. Kf1 Ne5 30. Nh4 Bxh4 31. Bxd5+ Qxd5 32. gxh4 Qh1# 0-1

Mehrotra-Kundavajjala   Mike Barton Memorial 7 U1600, September 16, 2017, round 1
D02: 1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 sidelines, including 2...Nf6 3 g3 and 2...Nf6 3 Bf4

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. c3 Bf5 4. Bf4 Nf6 5. e3 e6 6. Bd3 Bd6 7. Bxd6 cxd6 8.
Bxf5 exf5 9. Nbd2 O-O 10. O-O Ne4 11. Qc2 Qe7 12. Qb3 Qe6 13. Qxb7 Nxd2 14.
Nxd2 Rfc8 15. Qb3 Rab8 16. Qc2 Nb4 17. Qb1 Nc6 18. Re1 Ne7 19. Nb3 Nc6 20. Qd3
Re8 21. Rab1 a5 22. Nd2 f4 23. Nf3 Re7 24. exf4 Qf6 25. Qd2 Rbe8 26. Rxe7 Rxe7
27. Re1 Rxe1+ 28. Qxe1 h6 29. Qe8+ Kh7 30. Qxc6 Qxf4 31. h3 Qc1+ 32. Kh2 Qxb2
33. Qxd5 Qxc3 34. Qxd6 Qc2 35. Qa3 Qxf2 36. Qxa5 Qc2 37. Qd2 Qxd2 38. Nxd2 Kg8
39. Kg3 Kf8 40. Kf4 Ke7 41. Ke5 f6+ 42. Kd5 Kd7 43. a4 Kc7 44. Ke6 Kc6 45. d5+
Kc5 46. d6 Kc6 47. Ke7 Kb7 48. d7 Ka8 49. d8=Q+ Ka7 50. Qc7+ Ka6 51. Qb8 Ka5
52. Kd6 Ka6 53. Kc6 Ka5 54. Qb5# 1-0

King-Andrews   Tennessee Open, September 03, 2017, round 5
E41: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 4...c5 5 Bd3, including Hübner Variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 c5 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. O-O Bxc3 8.
bxc3 d6 9. e4 e5 10. d5 Ne7 11. Nh4 h6 12. Bc2 Ng6 13. Nf5 Re8 14. g3 b6 15.
f3 Bxf5 16. exf5 Nf8 17. Re1 N8d7 18. a4 Rb8 19. Qe2 Rb7 20. Bd2 e4 21. f4
Nf8 22. h3 h5 23. Qg2 Rbe7 24. Re3 g6 25. fxg6 fxg6 26. Rae1 Qd7 27. g4 hxg4
28. hxg4 Qxg4 29. Qxg4 Nxg4 30. Rxe4 Rxe4 31. Rxe4 Rxe4 32. Bxe4 Kf7 33. Kg2 1/2-1/2

Burnett-King   Tennessee Open, September 03, 2017, round 4
A06: Réti Opening: Nimzovich-Larsen attack

1. Nf3 d5 2. b3 Bf5 3. Bb2 e6 4. e3 h6 5. Be2 Nf6 6. d3 Be7 7. Ne5 O-O 8.
Nd2 Nfd7 9. f4 Nxe5 10. Bxe5 Nc6 1/2-1/2

King-Bishop   Tennessee Open, September 02, 2017, round 3
A95: Classical Dutch: Classical Stonewall: 7 Nc3 c6

1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 e6 4. Bg2 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. c4 d5 7. Nc3 c6 8. Qc2
Ne4 9. Rb1 Nd7 10. b4 Bf6 11. Rd1 Qe8 12. b5 Nb6 13. bxc6 Qxc6 14. c5 Nc4
15. Rb4 Nxc3 16. Qxc3 Qxc5 17. e3 Qc6 18. Nd2 Nxd2 19. Qxd2 b5 20. Rb3 a5
21. a3 Bd7 22. Bf1 Rfb8 23. Qb2 a4 24. Rc3 Qb6 25. Bd2 Be7 26. Rb1 Rc8 27.
Rcc1 Rxc1 28. Rxc1 Rb8 29. Bb4 Bxb4 30. Qxb4 Kf7 31. Rc5 g5 32. f4 g4 33. h3
h5 34. hxg4 hxg4 35. Qb2 Rh8 36. Qc3 Ke7 37. Bxb5 Bxb5 38. Qb4 Qb7 39. Rc7+ 1-0

Phillis-King   Tennessee Open, September 02, 2017, round 2
C47: Scotch Four Knights and Four Knights with 4 g3

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. d4 exd4 5. Nxd4 Bb4 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. Bd3 d5
8. exd5 cxd5 9. O-O O-O 10. h3 h6 11. Bf4 c6 12. Na4 Re8 13. c3 Bf8 14. Be3
Ne4 15. Bxe4 Rxe4 16. b4 Qh4 17. Bc5 Bxh3 18. gxh3 Qxh3 19. f4 Bxc5+ 20.
Nxc5 Re3 0-1

King-Guthrie   Tennessee Open, September 02, 2017, round 1
E01: Catalan: Early deviations

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 e6 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 c6 5. O-O Nbd7 6. d4 dxc4 7. Nc3 Nb6 8.
e4 Bb4 9. e5 Nfd5 10. Ne4 c3 11. b3 a5 12. a3 Be7 13. Bg5 f6 14. exf6 gxf6
15. Bh6 Rg8 16. Nh4 Kd7 17. Qd3 f5 18. Nc5+ Kc7 19. Nf3 Rg6 20. Bc1 Qf8 21.
Ne5 Rg8 22. Be3 h5 23. f4 Qg7 24. Rf3 h4 25. Bf2 hxg3 26. hxg3 Rh8 27. Kf1
Bd7 28. Nexd7 Nxd7 29. Nxe6+ 1-0

Ingram-Cui   Free Chess Tournament at the Library!, August 26, 2017, round 1
E33: Nimzo-Indian: Classical: 4...Nc6

1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nc6 3. c4 e6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Qc2 Nf6 6. e3 Ne4 7. Bd3 Bxc3+ 8.
bxc3 Nf6 9. Ba3 Ne7 10. Qa4+ Bd7 11. Qb4 Bc6 12. Ne5 Rb8 13. Rb1 Qc8 14. Qxe7#
1-0

Chidambaram-Hilliard   Free Chess Tournament at the Library!, August 26, 2017, round 1
C02: French: Advance Variation

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Nf3 Nge7 6. Be3 Nf5 7. Bf4 Qb6 8. Qd2
cxd4 9. cxd4 Nfxd4 10. Nxd4 Qxd4 11. Bb5 Qe4+ 12. Kf1 Bd7 13. Nc3 Qf5 14. Bxc6
Bxc6 15. Ne2 Bc5 16. Rc1 Bb6 17. Ng3 Qg6 18. Qb4 O-O-O 19. a4 Qd3+ 20. Ke1 Qa6
21. Qe7 Rd7 22. Qa3 Kb8 23. b3 Qd3 24. Rd1 Qc3+ 25. Ke2 d4 26. Rd3 Qc2+ 27. Rd2
d3+ 28. Ke1 Qc3 29. Qb2 Ba5 30. Kf1 Rhd8 31. Qxc3 Bxc3 32. Rd1 h6 33. Bd2 Bxe5
34. Be3 Bxg3 0-1

King-Horobetz   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 4
E41: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 4...c5 5 Bd3, including Hübner Variation

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 c5 5. Bd3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 d6 7. Ne2 Nc6 8.
O-O e5 9. Ng3 O-O 10. d5 Ne7 11. f4 exf4 12. exf4 Ng6 13. Nf5 Re8 14. Re1 Rxe1+
15. Qxe1 Bxf5 16. Bxf5 Qa5 17. Bd2 Re8 18. Qb1 Re7 19. g3 Qd8 20. Qd3 1/2-1/2

Dollahite-Robertson   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 4
B27: Sicilian: 2 Nf3, unusual Black 2nd moves

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. c3 d5 4. e5 Bg4 5. d4 cxd4 6. cxd4 Bh6 7. Bxh6 Nxh6 8.
Be2 Nc6 9. Nbd2 Nf5 10. h3 Bxf3 11. Nxf3 Qa5+ 12. Qd2 Qxd2+ 13. Kxd2 Nfxd4 14.
Nxd4 Nxd4 15. Bd3 Rc8 16. Rac1 Kd7 17. g4 Nf3+ 18. Ke3 Nxe5 19. Bb5+ Nc6 20.
Rhd1 Kd6 21. a3 a6 22. Bf1 Rc7 23. Bg2 e6 24. g5 Rhc8 25. f4 Na5 26. Rb1 Rc2
27. Kf3 Nc4 28. Bf1 Nxb2 29. Kg4 Nxd1 0-1

Stevenson-Shuey   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 4
A06: Réti Opening:1 Nf3 d5

1. b3 d5 2. Bb2 Bf5 3. e3 Nd7 4. Nf3 Ngf6 5. Be2 e6 6. O-O Bd6 7. d3 O-O 8.
Nbd2 Re8 9. Nh4 Bxh2+ 10. Kxh2 Ng4+ 11. Bxg4 Qxh4+ 12. Bh3 g5 13. Qf3 g4 14.
Qf4 1/2-1/2

Paxton-Beatty   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 4
E62: King's Indian: Fianchetto: 6...c6 and Panno Variation

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. d4 Bg7 4. Qc2 O-O 5. g3 d6 6. Bg2 c6 7. Nc3 Qa5 8. O-O
Be6 9. Nd2 Qa6 10. b3 d5 11. Na4 Nfd7 12. Bb2 Bf5 13. e4 dxe4 14. Bxe4 Bxe4
15. Qxe4 Re8 16. Nf3 Nf6 17. Qd3 Nbd7 18. Rfe1 Rad8 19. Qf1 Qa5 20. Ne5 Qc7 21.
Nxd7 Nxd7 22. Rad1 e5 1/2-1/2

Bansal-Robbins  John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 4
B34: Sicilian: Accelerated Dragon with 5 Nc3: sidelines

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. Be3 Bg7 6. Nc3 Nf6 7. Be2 O-O 8.
Qd2 d5 9. exd5 Nxd5 10. Nxd5 Qxd5 11. Bf3 Qd7 12. c3 Nxd4 13. Bxd4 Bxd4 14.
Qxd4 Qxd4 15. cxd4 Rb8 16. O-O Bf5 17. Rac1 Rfd8 18. Rfd1 Kf8 19. g4 Be6 20. d5
Bd7 21. d6 exd6 22. Rxd6 Ke7 23. Rd2 Be6 24. Rdc2 1/2-1/2

Ghimire-Holmes  John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 4
C45: Scotch Game: Schmidt variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nxc6 bxc6 6. Bd3 d5 7. O-O Bd6
8. e5 Bxe5 9. Re1 Ne4 10. f3 Qh4 11. fxe4 Qxh2+ 12. Kf1 Qh1+ 13. Kf2 Qh4+
14. Kf1 Qh1+ 15. Kf2 Qh4+ 16. Kf1 1/2-1/2

Ponds-Mehrotra  John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 4
B01: Scandinavian Defence

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. dxc6 Nxc6 5. Nf3 Bg4 6. Be2 e6 7. b3 Be7 8.
Bb2 O-O 9. d4 Bb4+ 10. Nc3 Bxf3 11. Bxf3 Qxd4 12. Qxd4 Nxd4 13. Bxb7 Rab8 14.
O-O-O Nxb3+ 15. axb3 Rxb7 16. Kc2 Rfb8 17. Rd3 h6 18. f3 Nh5 19. g3 a5 20. Rhd1
Bxc3 21. Bxc3 Rxb3 22. Rd8+ Kh7 23. Rxb8 Rxb8 24. Bxa5 Ra8 25. Bc3 Ra2+ 26. Bb2
Ra5 27. Ra1 Rc5 28. Kd3 Kg6 29. Kd4 Rc8 30. Rc1 f6 31. Ke4 Kf7 32. g4 f5+ 33.
gxf5 exf5+ 34. Kxf5 g6+ 35. Ke4 Ke6 36. c5 Nf6+ 37. Bxf6 Kxf6 38. Kd5 Rd8+ 39.
Kc6 Re8 40. Kd7 Re7+ 41. Kd8 Kf7 42. c6 Re8+ 43. Kc7 Re7+ 44. Kb6 Re6 45. Kb7
Re2 46. c7 1-0

Sytnytsky-Cleveland  John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 4
B46: Sicilian: Taimanov: 5 Nc3 a6

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Nc3 a6 4. a3 Nc6 5. d4 cxd4 6. Nxd4 Qc7 7. g3 Nf6 8. Nxc6
dxc6 9. Bg2 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Qe2 e5 12. h3 Be6 13. Bg5 h6 14. Bxf6 Bxf6 15.
Kh2 b5 16. Rfd1 Rfd8 17. Rxd8+ Rxd8 18. Rd1 Rxd1 19. Qxd1 Be7 20. b4 a5 21. Qb1
axb4 22. axb4 Qd6 23. Na2 Qd2 24. f4 exf4 25. gxf4 Qxf4+ 26. Kg1 Qg3 27. Kf1
Bc4+ 28. Kg1 Bd6 29. Nc1 Qe1+ 0-1

Beatty-King   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 3
D45: Semi-Slav: 5 e3

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 c6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. b3 Bd6 6. d4 Nbd7 7. Be2 O-O 8. O-O
b6 9. cxd5 exd5 10. Bb2 Re8 11. Qc2 Bb7 12. Bd3 Rc8 13. Rac1 c5 14. Qb1 Ne4 15.
Rfd1 cxd4 16. Bxe4 dxe4 17. Rxd4 Bc5 18. Rxe4 Bxe4 19. Nxe4 Qe7 20. Neg5 Nf8
21. Qf5 h6 22. Rc4 hxg5 23. Nxg5 Bxe3 24. Rxc8 Bxg5 0-1

Robbins-Robertson   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 3
A07: Réti Opening: New York and Capablanca Systems

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. g3 d5 3. d3 Bf5 4. Bg2 e6 5. O-O Be7 6. b3 Nbd7 7. Bb2 O-O 8. Nh4
Bg4 9. h3 Bh5 10. Nf3 c6 11. Nbd2 Qc7 12. Qe1 Bc5 13. d4 Bd6 14. e4 dxe4 15.
Nxe4 Nxe4 16. Qxe4 Nf6 17. Qe1 Bg6 18. Rc1 h6 19. Ne5 Bh7 20. Qe2 Rad8 21. Nc4
Bb4 22. c3 Be7 23. Rfd1 Nd5 24. Ne3 Bg5 25. Nxd5 exd5 26. f4 Rfe8 27. Qf2 Bf6
28. Re1 Be4 29. Re2 Bxg2 30. Kxg2 Rxe2 31. Qxe2 Qe7 32. Re1 Re8 33. Qxe7 Rxe7
34. Rxe7 Bxe7 35. Kf3 f5 36. c4 Kf7 37. g4 Kf6 38. a4 Bb4 39. Bc1 Bc3 40. Be3
Kg6 41. Bf2 h5 42. Bg1 Bd2 43. Bf2 a6 44. Bg1 Be1 45. Be3 b5 46. Ke2 Bb4 47.
axb5 cxb5 48. cxb5 axb5 49. Kf3 hxg4+ 50. hxg4 Kf6 51. g5+ Ke6 52. Ke2 Bc3 53.
Kd3 b4 54. Bd2 Bxd2 55. Kxd2 Kf7 0-1

Horobetz-Wu   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 3
C93: Closed Ruy Lopez: Smyslov Variation

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 O-O 8. h3
d6 9. c3 Bb7 10. d3 h6 11. Nbd2 Re8 12. Nf1 Bf8 13. Ng3 Qd7 14. Nh4 Rad8 15.
Qf3 Ne7 16. Nh5 Nc6 17. Nxf6+ gxf6 18. Nf5 Ne7 19. Qg4+ 1-0

Holmes-Paxton   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 3
B40: Sicilian: 2...e6, Unusual lines

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. b3 a6 4. Bb2 Qc7 5. Nc3 d6 6. d4 cxd4 7. Qxd4 Nc6 8. Qe3
Nf6 9. h3 b5 10. O-O-O Bb7 11. g4 h6 12. Nd5 Nxd5 13. exd5 Nb4 14. dxe6 Qxc2#
0-1

Cleveland-Bansal   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 3
D35: Queen's Gambit Declined: Exchange Variation

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bg5 Be7 6. Qb3 c6 7. e3 O-O 8. Nf3
h6 9. Bh4 Nbd7 10. Bd3 Nb6 11. O-O Nh5 12. Bxe7 Qxe7 13. Rfe1 Nf6 14. Qc2 Be6
15. b3 Rac8 16. Rac1 Rfd8 17. Ne2 Nbd7 18. Qb1 Kh8 19. Nf4 Bg4 20. Nh4 Kg8 21.
h3 Be6 22. Nxe6 Qxe6 23. Bf5 Qe7 24. Nf3 Rc7 25. e4 dxe4 26. Bxe4 Nxe4 27. Rxe4
Qd6 28. Rce1 Nf6 29. R4e2 Kh8 30. Qf5 Qd5 31. Re5 Qd7 32. Qd3 Qd6 33. Qe2 Kg8
34. Re7 Rxe7 35. Qxe7 Qxe7 36. Rxe7 Rd7 37. Rxd7 Nxd7 38. Ne5 Nxe5 39. dxe5 Kf8
40. Kf1 Ke7 41. Ke2 Ke6 42. f4 Kd5 43. Kd3 a6 44. a3 c5 45. g4 g5 46. f5 Kxe5
47. Kc4 Kd6 48. b4 b5+ 49. Kd3 cxb4 50. axb4 Ke5 51. Ke3 f6 52. Kf3 Kd4 0-1

Baligar-Stevenson   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 3
B50: Sicilian: 2...d6, Miscellaneous

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 g6 5. Nf3 Bg7 6. Ng5 e6 7. Bf4 O-O 8. Nb5
Ne8 9. Rb1 Qa5+ 10. c3 d5 11. b4 cxb4 12. cxb4 Qb6 13. Be3 Qc6 14. Nxa7 Rxa7
15. Bxa7 dxc4 16. Bxb8 c3 17. Qc2 Qb6 18. e5 Qd4 19. Nf3 Qg4 20. O-O b5 21.
Qxc3 Bb7 22. d4 Bxf3 23. Qxf3 Qxd4 24. Rfd1 Qb6 25. Bd6 Nxd6 26. exd6 Rd8 27.
d7 Qa7 28. Qd3 Bh6 29. Rb2 Qa4 30. Rc2 Rxd7 31. Rc8+ Bf8 32. Qxd7 Kg7 33. Re8
Be7 34. Qxe7 Qxd1# 0-1

Shuey-Ponds   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 3
D02: 1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 sidelines, including 2...Nf6 3 g3 and 2...Nf6 3 Bf4

1. d4 d5 2. Bf4 e6 3. Nf3 c5 4. e3 Nf6 5. Nbd2 Nc6 6. c3 cxd4 7. exd4 Bd6 8.
Ne5 Bxe5 9. dxe5 Nd7 10. Bb5 a6 11. Qa4 Na7 12. Bd3 b5 13. Qc2 Nc6 14. Nf3 h6
15. h3 Qb6 16. O-O a5 17. a3 Nc5 18. Be3 d4 19. cxd4 Nxd3 20. Qxd3 Qb8 21. Rfc1
Ne7 22. Rc5 b4 23. axb4 Qxb4 24. Qb5+ Qxb5 25. Rxb5 Nc6 26. Bd2 a4 27. Bb4 Nxb4
28. Rxb4 Bd7 29. Ra3 Ke7 30. b3 axb3 31. Raxb3 Bc6 32. Rc3 Rhc8 33. Rbc4 Kd7
34. Kh2 Bxf3 35. Rxc8 Rxc8 36. Rxf3 Ke7 37. Rd3 Rc2 38. Kg3 Rc4 39. d5 exd5 40.
Rxd5 Ke6 41. Ra5 Re4 1-0

Paxton-Horobetz   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 2
A35: Symmetrical English: 2 Nc3 Nc6 3 Nf3

1. Nf3 c5 2. c4 g6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Bg7 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Nb3 Nf6 7. e4 O-O 8.
Be2 d6 9. Be3 Be6 10. Nd4 Nxd4 11. Bxd4 Qa5 12. O-O Rfc8 13. Nd5 Bxd5 14. exd5
Nd7 15. Bxg7 Kxg7 16. Re1 Nf6 17. Qd4 Qc5 18. Rad1 Qxd4 19. Rxd4 a5 20. Bd1 Kf8
21. Ba4 Rc5 22. Bb5 Ne8 23. Rde4 Nc7 24. Bd7 Rd8 25. Bh3 b5 26. b3 bxc4 27.
bxc4 Rb8 28. Bd7 Rb4 29. Rc1 Nxd5 30. a3 Rb3 31. Rce1 Nf6 32. Rxe7 Rc7 0-1

King-Guthrie   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 2
D12: Slav Defence: 3 Nf3 Nf6 4 e3 Bf5

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. e3 Bf5 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nh4 Be4 7. f3 Bg6 8. Qb3
Qc7 9. Bd2 Bd6 10. O-O-O Bxh2 11. f4 Ng4 12. Be2 Nxe3 13. Bxe3 Bxf4 14. Bxf4
Qxf4+ 15. Rd2 Qc7 16. Nxg6 fxg6 17. Bg4 O-O 18. Bxe6+ Kh8 19. Nxd5 cxd5 20.
Rxh7+ 1-0

Robertson-Cleveland   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 2
B22: Sicilian: 2 c3

1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. d4 cxd4 5. cxd4 e6 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Nc3 Nb6 8. Bd3
d6 9. a3 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Ne4 dxe5 12. dxe5 Nd7 13. Bf4 h6 14. Rc1 Qa5 15.
Bd2 Qd8 16. Bc3 Nc5 17. Nxc5 Bxc5 18. Qe2 Qb6 19. Qe4 g6 20. Nh4 Ne7 21. b4
Bxf2+ 22. Rxf2 Nf5 23. Rcf1 Nxh4 24. Qxh4 Qe3 25. Bd2 Qxd3 26. Bxh6 Bd7 27. Qf6
1-0

Bansal-Dollahite   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 2
B46: Sicilian: Taimanov: 5 Nc3 a6

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e6 7. a3 Be7 8. Be2
O-O 9. O-O b5 10. Qd2 Ne5 11. Rfd1 Bb7 12. Bd3 Nxd3 13. cxd3 Ng4 14. Nf3 Nxe3
15. Qxe3 Rc8 16. Rac1 Bc5 17. d4 Bb6 18. Qe2 Re8 19. h3 Qe7 20. Re1 Rc7 21.
Rcd1 Rec8 22. Qd3 Ba5 23. Rc1 Bxc3 24. bxc3 Qxa3 25. Qd2 Rxc3 26. Rxc3 Rxc3 27.
d5 h6 28. dxe6 dxe6 29. Qd8+ Qf8 30. Qd7 Qc8 0-1

Stevenson-Mehrotra   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 2
A06: Réti Opening:1 Nf3 d5

1. b3 d5 2. Bb2 c5 3. e3 Bd7 4. Nf3 Nc6 5. Bb5 e6 6. O-O Nf6 7. d3 a6 8. Bxc6
Bxc6 9. Nbd2 Be7 10. Ne5 Qc7 11. Nxc6 Qxc6 12. Qf3 O-O 13. Qg3 Rac8 14. Rac1
Qc7 15. Be5 Qd7 16. e4 d4 17. Nc4 Qc6 18. Rb1 Rfd8 19. b4 b5 20. Na5 Qb6 21. a3
Bd6 22. Bxd6 Qxd6 23. Qxd6 Rxd6 24. e5 Rd5 25. exf6 gxf6 26. Nb3 cxb4 27. axb4
Rxc2 28. Rfc1 Rc3 29. Rxc3 dxc3 30. Nc5 e5 31. Rc1 a5 32. Rxc3 axb4 33. Rc1 b3
34. Nxb3 Rxd3 35. Nc5 Rd5 36. Ne4 Rd4 37. Nc5 1-0

Lei-Ponds   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 2
D37: Queen's Gambit Declined

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Be7 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. e3 O-O 6. Bd3 dxc4 7. Bxc4 b6 8. O-O
Ba6 9. Bb3 Bxf1 10. Kxf1 c5 11. d5 Nxd5 12. Nxd5 exd5 13. Qxd5 Nd7 14. e4 Nf6
15. Qc4 Qc7 16. Be3 Ng4 17. Kg1 Nxe3 18. fxe3 Bf6 19. Rf1 Bxb2 20. Qc2 Bf6 21.
e5 Bd8 22. Qe4 Rc8 23. e6 c4 24. Ne5 f5 25. Qd5 Be7 26. Bc2 Qc5 27. Qxc5 Bxc5
28. Bxf5 Bxe3+ 29. Kh1 Bg5 30. e7 Rxf5 31. Rxf5 Bxe7 32. Rf2 c3 33. Rc2 Bf6 0-1

Ghimire-Shen   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 2
B07: Pirc Defence: Miscellaneous Systems

1. e4 d6 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. d3 g6 4. Be2 Bg7 5. O-O O-O 6. c3 e5 7. Qc2 Nc6 8. Nbd2
d5 9. d4 exd4 10. e5 Bf5 11. Bd3 Bxd3 12. Qxd3 Nd7 13. cxd4 Ne7 14. b3 c5 15.
Bb2 Nc6 16. Rfe1 Re8 17. h4 cxd4 18. Bxd4 Ncxe5 19. Nxe5 Nxe5 20. Qg3 Nc6 21.
Bxg7 Kxg7 22. h5 Rh8 23. Rad1 Qf6 24. Nf3 Rad8 25. Qh3 h6 26. Qg3 d4 27. hxg6
Qxg6 28. Qc7 b6 29. Ne5 Nxe5 30. Qxe5+ Kh7 31. Qe4 d3 32. Qxg6+ Kxg6 33. Re3 d2
34. Re2 Rhe8 35. Rexd2 Re1+ 36. Rxe1 Rxd2 37. a4 Rb2 38. Re3 f5 39. Rf3 Kg5 40.
Kh2 Re2 41. Rg3+ Kf6 42. Rf3 Re4 43. Rh3 Kg5 44. Rg3+ Rg4 45. Kh3 h5 46. f3
Rxg3+ 47. Kxg3 f4+ 48. Kh3 Kf5 49. Kh4 Kg6 50. Kh3 Kg5 51. b4 a6 52. b5 a5 53.
g3 fxg3 54. Kxg3 Kf5 55. Kh4 Kf4 56. Kxh5 Kxf3 57. Kg5 Ke4 58. Kf6 Kd5 59. Ke7
Kc5 60. Kd7 Kb4 61. Kc6 Kxa4 62. Kxb6 1-0

Baligar-Shuey   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 2
B10: Caro-Kann: 2 d3 and 2 c4

1. e4 c6 2. Bc4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Bb3 Nf6 5. d4 Nc6 6. Nc3 g6 7. Bf4 Bg7 8.
Nb5 Qa5+ 9. Nc3 Ne4 10. Nge2 Nxc3 11. bxc3 Nxd4 12. O-O Nxe2+ 13. Qxe2 Bxc3 14.
Rad1 Be6 15. Be5 Bxe5 16. Qxe5 O-O 17. c4 Rfd8 18. cxd5 Bxd5 19. Rxd5 Rxd5 20.
Qxd5 Qxd5 21. Bxd5 Rb8 22. f4 e6 23. Bf3 b5 24. Rb1 a5 25. a3 Kf8 26. Kf2 Ke7
27. Ke3 b4 28. axb4 Rxb4 29. Ra1 a4 30. Bd1 Rb2 31. Kf3 Rb6 32. Rxa4 Kf6 33.
Ra5 Rd6 34. Bc2 Rd5 35. Ra6 Rc5 36. Be4 h5 37. h3 Rc3+ 38. Kf2 h4 39. Rd6 Ke7
40. Rd3 Rc2+ 1/2-1/2

Horobetz-Bansal   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 1
B33: Sicilian: Pelikan and Sveshnikov Variations

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e5 6. Ndb5 d6 7. Nd5 Nxd5 8.
exd5 Nb8 9. a4 Be7 10. Be2 O-O 11. O-O Bf5 12. f4 Qc8 13. c3 f6 14. Be3 b6 15.
a5 Nd7 16. axb6 axb6 17. Ra7 Rxa7 18. Nxa7 Qc7 19. Nc6 Bd8 20. fxe5 fxe5 21. b4
Nb8 22. Qb3 Bg6 23. Nxe5 Rxf1+ 24. Bxf1 Qe7 25. Bd4 Qe8 26. Nxg6 Qxg6 27. Qa4
Qf7 28. Qa8 Qc7 29. Bb5 h6 30. Bc6 Nxc6 31. dxc6 Kf8 32. Qb7 h5 33. Kf1 Qf7+
34. Qxf7+ Kxf7 35. Ke2 g6 36. Kd3 Ke6 37. Kc4 Bc7 38. Kb5 Ke7 39. Bxb6 Kd8 40.
Bxc7+ Kxc7 41. h4 Kc8 42. Kb6 Kd8 43. c7+ Kc8 44. Kc6 d5 45. b5 d4 46. b6 dxc3
47. b7# 1-0

Sytnytsky-Paxton   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 1
B40: Sicilian: 2...e6, Unusual lines

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. Nc3 a6 4. Ne2 Qc7 5. d4 cxd4 6. Nfxd4 Nf6 7. Nc3 Bb4 8.
Bd3 Bxc3+ 9. bxc3 Qxc3+ 10. Bd2 Qxd4 11. O-O Nc6 12. Bg5 Nxe4 13. Bxe4 Qxe4 14.
Re1 Qd4 15. Qf3 Qc5 16. Be3 Qxc2 17. Rec1 Qf5 18. Qxf5 exf5 19. Bc5 f6 20. Re1+
Kf7 21. Rad1 Re8 22. Rxe8 Kxe8 23. f4 a5 24. Rd3 Ra6 25. Rh3 h6 26. Re3+ Kf7
27. Rd3 Nb4 28. Re3 Nd5 29. Re2 d6 30. Be3 Nxe3 31. Rxe3 Be6 32. Rc3 Rc6 0-1

Shen-King   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 1
D13: Slav Defence: Exchange variation without ...Bf5

1. c4 c6 2. g3 d5 3. cxd5 cxd5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bg2 Nc6 6. Nc3 Bf5 7. Nf3 e6 8. O-O
Bd6 9. e3 O-O 10. b3 Rc8 11. Bb2 h6 12. Rc1 Qa5 13. Qd2 Nb4 14. Ra1 Nd3 15. Nd1
Bb4 16. Qe2 Nxb2 17. Qxb2 Rc2 18. Qb1 Rfc8 19. Ne5 Rd2 20. e4 Nxe4 21. Ne3 Nc3
22. Qe1 Re2 23. Qc1 Ba3 24. Nxf5 Bxc1 25. Ne7+ Kh7 26. Nxc8 Bb2 27. Rae1 Rxe1
28. Rxe1 Nb5 29. Rf1 Qc7 30. a4 Bxd4 31. Nf3 Qxc8 32. axb5 Bb6 33. Ne1 Qc3 34.
Nf3 Qxb3 35. Ne5 Qc3 36. Nf3 e5 37. Nh4 e4 38. Nf5 g6 39. Ne3 Bxe3 40. fxe3
Qxe3+ 41. Kh1 f5 42. Rd1 d4 43. Rg1 d3 44. Bh3 d2 45. Rf1 Qf3+ 46. Kg1 Qxf1+
47. Kxf1 d1=Q+ 48. Kf2 Qf3+ 49. Kg1 e3 50. Bf1 Qf2+ 51. Kh1 Qxf1# 0-1

Cleveland-Beatty   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 1
E94: King's Indian: Classical: 6 Be2 e5 7 0-0: Various Black 7th moves

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 Na6 7. O-O e5 8. d5
Nc5 9. Bg5 h6 10. Bxf6 Qxf6 11. b4 Nd7 12. Ne1 Qe7 13. Nd3 f5 14. f3 b6 15. Re1
Nf6 16. Qd2 f4 17. Bf1 g5 18. a4 a5 19. bxa5 Rxa5 20. Nb5 Bb7 21. Nb4 Rfa8 22.
Qc2 Qd7 23. Nc6 Bxc6 24. dxc6 Qd8 25. Red1 Nh7 26. Qb3 Kh8 27. Nc3 Nf8 28. Bd3
Ne6 29. Bc2 Nd4 30. Qb1 Nxc6 31. Nd5 Nd4 32. Rc1 Ne2+ 33. Kh1 Nxc1 34. Qxc1 c6
35. Nb4 Qc7 36. Nd3 b5 37. cxb5 cxb5 38. Nb4 bxa4 39. Nd5 Qc5 40. Qd1 a3 41.
Ra2 Rb8 42. Qd2 Rb2 43. Rxb2 axb2 44. Bb1 Qc1+ 0-1

Vyavahare-Stevenson   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 1
B70: Sicilian Dragon: 6 g3 and 6 Be2 (without a later Be3)

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Bg5 Bg7 7. Bd3 O-O 8.
O-O Qb6 9. Be3 Qxb2 10. Qd2 Qb4 11. a3 Qa5 12. h3 Nc6 13. Nxc6 bxc6 14. Rfb1
Nxe4 15. Nxe4 Qxd2 16. Bxd2 Bxa1 17. Rxa1 Rb8 18. Bh6 Re8 19. Ng5 f6 20. Ne4 g5
21. c3 Bf5 22. Nxd6 Bxd3 23. Nxe8 Rxe8 24. h4 Kf7 25. f4 gxh4 26. Rd1 Bf5 27.
g4 hxg3 28. Kg2 Kg6 29. Rh1 Be4+ 30. Kg1 Bxh1 31. Kxh1 Kxh6 32. Kg2 Rg8 0-1

Han-Shuey   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 1
B13: Caro-Kann: Exchange Variation and Panov-Botvinnik Attack

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. Bb5+ Bd7 6. Bxd7+ Nbxd7 7. Nc3 e6
8. Be3 Be7 9. h3 Nb6 10. Nd2 O-O 11. O-O Bb4 12. Ne2 Rc8 13. c3 Be7 14. Qb3 Qc7
15. Rac1 Nc4 16. Nxc4 Qxc4 17. Qxc4 Rxc4 18. b3 Rc6 19. b4 Rc4 20. a4 Rfc8 21.
Bd2 Ne4 22. Rfd1 Nxd2 23. Rxd2 Bxb4 24. cxb4 Rxc1+ 25. Nxc1 Rxc1+ 26. Kh2 Rc4
27. a5 Rxb4 28. Rc2 g6 29. Rc7 a6 30. Rc8+ Kg7 31. Rb8 Rxd4 32. Rxb7 Ra4 33.
Ra7 Rxa5 34. Kg3 Kf6 35. Kf4 e5+ 36. Ke3 Ra3+ 37. Kd2 h5 38. Ke2 h4 39. Kd2 Ke6
40. Ke2 f5 41. Rh7 Ra4 42. Ke3 d4+ 43. Ke2 Ra2+ 44. Kf3 e4+ 45. Kf4 Rxf2+ 46.
Kg5 Rxg2+ 47. Kf4 d3 48. Rxh4 d2 49. Rh8 d1=Q 50. Re8+ Kf7 51. Ra8 Qd6+ 52. Ke3
Qd3+ 53. Kf4 Qg3# 0-1

Barron-Baligar   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 1
C48: Four Knights: 4 Bb5, replies other than 4...Bb4

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. Nc3 Bc5 5. Bxc6 bxc6 6. d3 Ng4 7. d4 exd4 8.
Nxd4 Qf6 9. Be3 O-O 10. Nf5 Bb4 11. Qxg4 Bxc3+ 12. bxc3 Qxc3+ 13. Ke2 Qxc2+ 14.
Kf3 g6 15. h4 Kh8 16. Nd4 Qd3 17. Rhd1 Qa3 18. h5 d5 19. Qf4 dxe4+ 20. Qxe4
gxh5 21. Qe5+ f6 22. Qxh5 Rg8 23. Rh1 Bg4+ 24. Qxg4 Rxg4 25. Kxg4 Qd3 26. Nf5
Qe4+ 27. f4 Rg8+ 28. Kh4 Qxf5 29. Bf2 Qg4# 0-1

Ponds-Chidambaram   John Hurt Memorial 14 U1600, July 29, 2017, round 1
C54: Giuoco Piano: 4 c3 Nf6, main lines with 5 d4 and 5 d3

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. c3 d6 5. O-O Nf6 6. d3 h6 7. Re1 O-O 8. d4
Bb6 9. h3 a6 10. d5 Ne7 11. Nbd2 Re8 12. Nf1 Ng6 13. Ng3 Bd7 14. Be3 Bxe3 15.
Rxe3 Qe7 16. Bb3 Rab8 17. Ba4 b5 18. Bc2 Rb6 19. Bb3 Qd8 20. Qc2 Qc8 21. Kh2 a5
22. a3 c6 23. dxc6 Bxc6 24. Rd1 Rd8 25. Nf5 Qb7 26. Rxd6 Rf8 27. Nxh6+ gxh6 28.
Rxf6 Kg7 29. Rd6 Ra6 30. Bd5 Bxd5 31. Rxa6 Qxa6 32. exd5 Qd6 33. Qd2 e4+ 34. g3
1/2-1/2

Holmes-Barnes   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 1
C80: Open Ruy Lopez: Sidelines and 9 Nbd2

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. d4 b5 7. Bb3 d5 8. dxe5
Be6 9. Nbd2 Nc5 10. c3 Nxb3 11. axb3 Be7 12. b4 O-O 13. Re1 Qc8 14. h3 h6 15.
Nb3 Rd8 16. Be3 Bf8 17. Bc5 Qd7 18. Bxf8 Rxf8 19. Nc5 Qc8 20. Nd4 Nxd4 21. Qxd4
Rd8 22. Ra5 c6 23. Rea1 Bf5 24. Rxa6 Rxa6 25. Rxa6 Be4 26. e6 fxe6 27. Ra7 1-0

Guthrie-Robertson   John Hurt Memorial 14, July 29, 2017, round 1
B22: Sicilian: 2 c3

1. e4 c5 2. c3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. d4 cxd4 5. cxd4 Nc6 6. Nf3 e6 7. a3 d6 8. Bd3
dxe5 9. dxe5 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Nc3 Nxc3 12. bxc3 Qc7 13. Qe2 b6 14. Qe4 g6
15. Bg5 Bb7 16. Bf6 Rfd8 17. Qe3 Bxf6 18. exf6 Qd6 19. Rfd1 Qf8 20. h4 Rd5 21.
Be4 Rxd1+ 22. Rxd1 Rd8 23. Rb1 Qxa3 24. h5 Qf8 25. hxg6 hxg6 26. Qg5 Na5 27.
Qh4 Bxe4 28. Ng5 1-0