YourNextMove Grand Chess Tour 2017 – Day 2

YourNextMove Grand Chess Tour 2017 - Day 2

29 June, 2017 (Thursday)
14.00 Round 4
15.30 Round 5
17.00 Round 6

[Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "6"] [White "Carlsen, Magnus"] [Black "Jobava, Baadur"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "D71"] [WhiteElo "2832"] [BlackElo "2707"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "65"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,65,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,46,43, 28,91,84,81,77,144,146,240,226,214,104,97,80,214,212,222,206,217,210,315,331, 393,343,531,472,466,471,602,606,747,743,761,798,795,775,1130,1016,29970,29977, 29998,29999]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 d6 5. Nf3 Nbd7 6. O-O e5 7. Nc3 O-O 8. Qc2 c6 9. Rd1 Qc7 10. e4 {[%cal Be2e4,Be4e5,Be5d6,Bd6d7][%mdl 32]} a5 {E68: King's Indian: Fianchetto: 6...Nbd7 7 0-0 e5 8 e4} (10... Re8 11. h3 b6 12. Be3 Ba6 13. b3 Rac8 14. a4 Qb8 15. Ra2 Nf8 16. d5 cxd5 17. exd5 N8d7 18. Bf1 Bb7 19. a5 bxa5 20. Rxa5 {1/2-1/2 (29) Ivanchuk,V (2740)-Andreikin,D (2580) Dagomys 2008}) 11. h3 Re8 12. Be3 exd4 {LiveBook: 4 Games. White is slightly better.} 13. Bxd4 Nc5 $146 (13... a4 $11) ({Predecessor:} 13... Ne5 14. Nd2 Nh5 15. Be3 Be6 16. b3 f5 17. Re1 Rad8 18. Rad1 Nf6 19. Na4 {1-0 (27) Stanoev,A (2198)-Otero Nogueira,B (1917) Ourense 2008}) 14. e5 $1 $16 {[%cal Re5f6]} Bf5 15. Qc1 Nfe4 (15... Nfd7 $142) 16. exd6 Qb6 (16... Qd8 $16 17. Bxg7 Kxg7) 17. d7 $18 Red8 18. Nxe4 (18. Bxg7 $18 {has better winning chances.} Kxg7 19. Nh4 Nxg3 20. Kh2) 18... Bxd4 $16 19. Rxd4 ({Much weaker is} 19. Nxd4 Bxe4 20. Bxe4 Nxe4 $11) 19... Nxe4 {[#]} (19... Bxe4 $16 20. Ne5 Bf5) 20. g4 $1 $18 {[%cal Rg4f5]} c5 21. Rd1 Bxd7 {[#]} 22. Qf4 $1 {[%cal Rf4e4]} f5 (22... Nxf2 $142 23. Kxf2 Qxb2+ 24. Qd2 Qa3) 23. Ne5 Ba4 24. b3 Bc6 (24... Be8 {was called for.} 25. gxf5 Nf6 26. fxg6 hxg6 27. Bxb7 Rxd1+ 28. Rxd1 Rd8 29. Rxd8 Qxd8) 25. Nxc6 bxc6 26. gxf5 Rxd1+ 27. Rxd1 Nc3 28. Re1 Qd8 29. fxg6 {Threatening mate with Qf7+.} hxg6 30. Re6 Qd3 31. Qg5 Ra7 32. Rxg6+ Kh8 33. Qh6+ {Precision: White = 82%, Black = 15%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "6"] [White "So, Wesley"] [Black "Anand, Viswanathan"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C65"] [WhiteElo "2812"] [BlackElo "2786"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "119"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,119,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 12,18,18,16,7,29,20,25,19,27,33,36,22,35,10,9,15,12,21,16,3,8,0,8,0,25,18,24, 20,23,18,15,23,16,12,26,12,12,12,16,19,28,26,26,26,33,7,10,5,5,4,20,21,24,21, 24,25,29,25,35,40,33,0,0,0,53,39,41,47,117,117,110,109,106,107,107,107,106,106, 106,110,119,110,150,138,159,159,159,158,158,158,286,264,301,302,375,302,417, 417,658,631,630,241,250,0,520,509,487,395]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. c3 d5 6. Nbd2 {C65: Ruy Lopez: Berlin Defence (3...Nf6), unusual lines and 4 0-0 Bc5} O-O {LiveBook: 4 Games} 7. exd5 $146 ({Predecessor:} 7. O-O dxe4 8. dxe4 Qe7 9. b4 Bd6 10. a3 Nd8 11. Re1 c6 12. Bf1 Bc7 13. g3 a5 14. Rb1 axb4 15. cxb4 Ne6 16. Bb2 Rd8 {1/2-1/2 (25) Giri,A (2782)-Aronian,L (2792) Paris 2016}) 7... Qxd5 {[#] White must now prevent ...Bxf2+!} 8. Bc4 {The position is equal.} Qd8 (8... Qd6 {keeps more tension.} 9. b4 Bb6 10. a4 Bf5 11. Ba3 e4) 9. b4 Bd6 10. O-O h6 11. Re1 Re8 12. a4 a6 13. Ne4 Nxe4 14. dxe4 Qf6 15. Be3 Bg4 16. Be2 (16. h3 $5 {[%cal Rh3g4]} Be6 17. Nd2 $11) 16... Red8 17. Nd2 Be6 18. Bg4 a5 (18... Nd4 $5 {[%cal Re6g4]} 19. Bxe6 (19. cxd4 exd4 20. Bxe6 dxe3 $15) 19... Nxe6 $11) 19. b5 Nb8 20. Bxe6 Qxe6 21. Qb3 Qxb3 22. Nxb3 Nd7 23. Red1 Kf8 24. Rd3 Ke7 25. Kf1 Nb6 26. Nd2 Ke6 27. Bxb6 cxb6 28. Nc4 Bc5 29. Rad1 Rxd3 30. Rxd3 $11 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} Rc8 31. f3 Bg1 32. Rd6+ Ke7 33. Nxb6 Bxb6 34. Rxb6 {KR-KR} Rc7 $1 35. Ke2 Kd8 36. Rd6+ Ke7 37. Rb6 Kd8 $1 38. Rd6+ (38. f4 $11 exf4 39. Rd6+ Ke7 40. Rb6) 38... Ke7 $14 39. Rd5 Rxc3 40. Rxe5+ Kf6 (40... Kd6 $1 $14 41. Rd5+ Kc7) 41. Rf5+ $16 Ke6 {[#]} 42. b6 $1 Rc2+ 43. Kf1 Rb2 44. Rxa5 Rxb6 45. Kf2 Rb2+ 46. Kg3 Ra2 47. h4 {[%cal Bh2h4,Bh4h5][%mdl 32]} b6 48. Ra6 Ke7 49. h5 Rb2 50. Ra7+ Ke6 51. f4 Ra2 (51... b5 $16 52. axb5 Rxb5) 52. Kf3 Ra3+ 53. Kg4 Ra2 54. g3 Ra1 55. Ra6 f5+ (55... Ke7 $142 56. Kf5 Ra3) 56. exf5+ $18 Kf7 57. Ra7+ $2 (57. f6) 57... Kf6 58. Ra6 $2 (58. Ra8) 58... Kf7 $1 59. f6 g6 60. Rxb6 {Precision: White = 74%, Black = 63%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "6"] [White "Kramnik, Vladimir"] [Black "Aronian, Levon"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C50"] [WhiteElo "2808"] [BlackElo "2793"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "112"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,112,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,14,10,57,18,18,33,31,31,34,22,39,12,29,0,56,18, 19,6,25,4,17,0,0,0,0,0,31,25,53,15,22,-25,-18,-112,-102,-110,-104,-116,-118, -111,-117,-117,-121,-112,-122,-149,-127,-181,-174,-168,-162,-202,-201,-256, -208,-248,-254,-278,-272,-273,-281,-292,-341,-327,-322,-331,-327,-422,-403, -407,-333,-298,0,-3341,-2698,-12839,-12839,-12840,-12840,-12841,-12841,-12841, -12842,-29989,-12843,-29989,-29990,-29990,-29991,-29993,-29994,-29996,-12846, -12846,-12847,-12847,-12847]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. O-O Nf6 5. d3 O-O 6. c3 a6 7. h3 Ba7 8. Re1 d6 9. Bb3 Kh8 {C54: Giuoco Piano: 4 c3 Nf6, main lines with 5 d4 and 5 d3} (9... h6 10. Nbd2 Re8 11. Nf1 Be6 12. Be3 Bxe3 13. Nxe3 Qd7 14. Bxe6 Qxe6 15. c4 Ne7 16. Nd5 Nexd5 17. cxd5 Qd7 18. d4 c6 19. dxc6 Qxc6 {1/2-1/2 (71) Kramnik,V (2808)-So,W (2812) Stavanger 2017}) 10. Be3 Bxe3 11. Rxe3 Nd7 $146 {White is slightly better.} ({Predecessor:} 11... h6 12. d4 Qe7 13. Nbd2 Bd7 14. Bd5 Nd8 15. dxe5 dxe5 16. a4 Rb8 17. a5 {0-1 (48) Brkic,A (2530)-Amin,B (2561) Gaziantep 2008}) 12. d4 Qf6 13. Na3 {[%cal Bb1a3,Ba3c2, Bc2b4][%mdl 32]} Nb6 14. Nc2 Na5 15. Nb4 Nxb3 ({Black should play} 15... Qg6 $11) 16. axb3 exd4 17. cxd4 ({Wrong is} 17. Nxd4 $2 c5 $19) 17... Bd7 18. Rc1 ( 18. Qc2 $5 {[%cal Rc2c7]} Rfc8 19. Qc3 $11) 18... Rac8 19. Rec3 c6 {[%cal Bc7c6,Bc6c5][%mdl 32]} 20. Qd2 Rfe8 21. Re3 c5 22. Nc2 Qg6 23. Qe1 h6 24. Rd1 ( 24. Qa5 $5 {[%cal Ra5b6]} Na8 25. Rce1 $14) 24... Nd5 $36 {[%mdl 2048] Black is pushing.} 25. Nh4 (25. exd5 $11 Qxc2 26. Qd2) 25... Qh7 $17 26. exd5 Qxc2 27. Rc1 Qxb2 28. dxc5 dxc5 29. Nf5 Rxe3 30. Nxe3 {White wants to play Nc4.} b5 31. Qd1 a5 32. Ra1 (32. g3 $17) 32... Ra8 $19 33. Rb1 {[#]} Qf6 $1 34. Qc1 Qd6 35. Qb2 a4 36. bxa4 Rxa4 37. Rc1 f5 {[%cal Bf7f5,Bf5f4][%mdl 32]} 38. Rd1 Ra8 39. Nf1 f4 40. Nh2 b4 41. Nf3 c4 42. Qd4 c3 43. Ne5 {Threatens to win with Nf7+.} Qf6 44. Re1 Re8 $2 (44... c2 $19 45. Qxb4 {[#]} c1=Q $1 {[%mdl 512]} 46. Rxc1 Qxe5) 45. g3 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (45. Qxb4 $11 Rxe5 46. Qb8+ Re8 47. Rxe8+ Bxe8 48. Qxe8+ Kh7 49. Qe4+ Qg6 50. Qxf4) 45... fxg3 46. f4 Rxe5 47. fxe5 { [%mdl 4096] Endgame KQR-KQB} Qf3 48. e6 Bb5 49. e7 c2 50. d6 b3 (50... Kh7 $142 51. e8=N Bxe8 52. d7 Bxd7 53. Qe4+ Qxe4 54. Rxe4 c1=Q+ 55. Kg2 Qc2+ 56. Kxg3 Qxe4 57. Kf2 Bxh3 58. Kg3 Qe3+ 59. Kh2 Qf3 60. Kg1 Qg2#) 51. e8=Q+ Bxe8 52. Rxe8+ Kh7 53. Re1 {[#]} b2 $1 {[%mdl 512]} 54. Qd2 (54. Qxb2 Qf2+) 54... Qf2+ ( 54... c1=Q $142 55. Rxc1 bxc1=R+ 56. Qxc1 Qf2+ 57. Kh1 Qh2#) 55. Qxf2 gxf2+ 56. Kxf2 c1=Q {Precision: White = 34%, Black = 66%.} 0-1 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "6"] [White "Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime"] [Black "Giri, Anish"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C54"] [WhiteElo "2795"] [BlackElo "2771"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "87"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,87,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,0,17,7,8,0,0,-10,0,-18,-14,-35,-35,-31,-45, -64,-20,-64,-71,-65,-75,-69,-82,-81,-82,-90,-80,-83,-82,-84,-77,-86,-45,-43, -52,-54,-12,-85,-54,-94,-63,-60,-47,-82,-64,-64,-34,-65,-18,-87,-86,-86,-93, -100,0,0,0,-11,-10,-85,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. c3 Nf6 5. d3 d6 6. O-O a6 7. a4 {C54: Giuoco Piano: 4 c3 Nf6, main lines with 5 d4 and 5 d3} Ba7 8. Re1 O-O 9. h3 h6 {LiveBook: 36 Games} (9... b5 $5 { [%cal Rb5c4]} 10. Bd5 Bd7 $11) (9... Ne7 10. d4 Ng6 11. Nbd2 c6 12. Bd3 Re8 13. Bc2 h6 14. Nf1 exd4 15. cxd4 {1-0 (40) Kramnik,V (2808)-Carlsen,M (2832) Stavanger 2017}) 10. b4 Ne7 11. Nbd2 Ng6 12. Nf1 c6 13. Bb3 Re8 14. Ra2 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 14. Ng3 d5 15. Qc2 Qc7 16. Be3 Bxe3 17. Rxe3 {1/2-1/2 (47) Cvetanovic,U (2222)-Lukovic,V (2113) Sokobanja 2010}) 14... d5 15. Ng3 Be6 16. Rd2 Qc7 17. c4 dxe4 18. Nxe4 Nxe4 19. dxe4 a5 20. b5 Bc5 21. Rd3 Rad8 22. Rxd8 Rxd8 23. Qc2 f6 24. Rd1 Kh7 25. Rxd8 Qxd8 26. Ne1 Qd7 27. Qd2 (27. Nd3 $11 Bd4 28. Be3) 27... Qc7 (27... Qxd2 {looks sharper.} 28. Bxd2 cxb5 29. Nd3 Bd4 30. axb5 a4) 28. Nc2 Nf8 29. Ne3 Nd7 30. bxc6 bxc6 31. Bd1 Qd6 (31... Bb4 $5 { [%cal Rb4d2]} 32. Qe2 Nc5 $15) 32. Qc2 Ba3 33. c5 (33. Bxa3 $11 Qxa3 34. Kh2) 33... Bxc5 $17 34. Bg4 Bxg4 35. hxg4 {[#]} Bd4 (35... Bb4 $1 $17 {Threatens to win with ...Nc5.} 36. Nc4 Qc7) 36. Bd2 $1 $11 Bxe3 37. Bxe3 c5 38. f3 {[#]} ( 38. Qb3 $1 $11 {remains equal.}) 38... Qc6 (38... Nb6 $1 $17 39. Kh2 Qc6) 39. Qc4 {The position is equal.} Qb6 40. Qf7 {Intending Bxh6 and mate.} Qb1+ 41. Kh2 {White wants to mate with Bxh6.} Qe1 42. Qxd7 Qh4+ 43. Kg1 Qe1+ 44. Kh2 { Precision: White = 42%, Black = 57%.} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "6"] [White "Ivanchuk, Vassily"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A20"] [WhiteElo "2738"] [BlackElo "2732"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "147"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,147,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,-47,-38,-35, -33,-70,-16,-16,0,0,13,0,0,-25,-20,-23,-20,-15,-19,-21,0,-37,-36,-10,23,-7,-3, -14,-2,-6,-7,-29,-25,-31,-27,-39,-31,-40,-36,-76,-40,-56,-4,-4,0,0,0,0,55,0,0, 0,0,0,15,0,156,156,176,151,156,154,152,147,160,134,145,135,183,191,258,260,300, 81,102,0,328,325,368,366,352,353,333,358,361,340,347,329,368,285,329,314,517, 472,430,425,488,479,451,434,575,527,1568,439,422,389,457,456,621,504,618,625, 622,594,552,487,29973,1440,1392,1405,1046,989,1346,1081,1537,1446,1245,29977, 29976,29978,29978,29979,29980,29981,29981,29983,29983,29984,29984,29985]} 1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Bg2 h5 {[%cal Bh7h5,Bh5h4,Bh4h3][%mdl 32]} (3... f5 4. Nc3 Nf6 5. e3 e4 6. d3 Bb4 7. Nge2 d5 8. cxd5 Qxd5 9. dxe4 Qxd1+ 10. Kxd1 O-O 11. f4 fxe4 12. a3 Rd8+ 13. Ke1 Bxc3+ 14. Nxc3 {0-1 (59) Shankland,S (2676)-Sasikiran, K (2669) Matanzas 2017}) 4. d3 h4 5. g4 $146 {[#]} ({Predecessor:} 5. Nf3 h3 6. Bf1 d6 7. Nc3 Bg4 8. e3 f5 9. Be2 g5 10. Nd5 Be7 11. a3 {1-0 (54) Valet,A (1856)-Hollatz,M (1653) Oberhof 2012}) 5... h3 $1 {[%mdl 512]} 6. Be4 {A20: English Opening: 1...e5} (6. Nxh3 Qh4) 6... Nf6 7. Bg5 Be7 (7... Ne7 $15) 8. Bxf6 $1 $11 {The position is equal.} Bb4+ 9. Kf1 Qxf6 10. Nf3 (10. a3 $5 { [%cal Ra3b4]} Bc5 11. Nf3 $14) 10... Nd4 11. a3 Be7 12. Nc3 {And now Nd5 would win.} c6 13. Rg1 Nxf3 14. Bxf3 d6 15. e3 Qh4 16. Rg3 g6 17. Ke2 Be6 18. Rc1 Rd8 19. Qa4 a6 20. Nd5 (20. Qb3 {is interesting.} Rd7 21. Rcg1 f5 22. gxf5 gxf5 23. Na4) 20... Kf8 21. Nxe7 Qxe7 22. g5 Rh4 23. Qb4 b5 24. Bxc6 bxc4 25. dxc4 Rc8 ( 25... Qc7 $1 $15 26. Bd5 Bxd5 27. cxd5 Qxc1 28. Qxh4 Ke7 29. Qxh3 Qxb2+ 30. Kf3 Rh8 $1 {[%mdl 512]}) 26. Bd5 Kg7 {Strongly threatening ...Bxd5.} 27. Bxe6 Qxe6 28. b3 Rg4 (28... d5 $11) 29. Qb6 (29. Rcg1 $14 Rxg3 30. Rxg3) 29... Rxg3 30. fxg3 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KQR-KQR} Qg4+ 31. Kd2 Qf3 32. Re1 $36 {[%mdl 2048] Black is under pressure.} Qa8 $2 (32... Qg2+ $11 33. Re2 Qf1) 33. e4 $16 a5 34. a4 Rb8 35. Qe3 (35. Qxd6 $2 Rd8 $19) 35... Qb7 36. Kc2 Qb4 37. Rf1 Qa3 { [#] aiming for ...Qa2+.} 38. Qc3 $1 Rb7 39. g4 Rc7 (39... Rb8 $142 40. Rd1 (40. Ra1 Qc5 $16) 40... Rh8) 40. Rf3 $18 (40. Qxh3 Rxc4+ 41. Kb1 Rb4 $15) (40. Ra1 $6 Qc5 $16) 40... Qc5 41. Qe3 $2 (41. Rxh3 $18 {is more deadly.} Qg1 42. Rd3 ( 42. Qxa5 Qg2+ 43. Kc1 Qxh3 $11)) 41... Qa3 $16 42. Qc3 $2 (42. Rxh3 $16 Qa2+ 43. Kc1) 42... Qc5 $1 $18 43. Rxh3 {Threatens to win with Qf3.} Qf2+ 44. Qd2 Qg1 45. Rg3 (45. Qxa5 Qg2+ 46. Kb1 Qxh3 $11) 45... Qh1 46. Re3 (46. Qxd6 Qxh2+ 47. Kd1 Qxg3 $11) 46... Qa1 47. Qc3 ({Weaker is} 47. Qxa5 Qa2+ 48. Kc1 Rb7 $18) ({Less strong is} 47. Qxd6 Rb7 $18) 47... Qg1 48. h3 ({Stronger than} 48. Qxa5 Qxe3 49. Qxc7 Qxe4+ 50. Kb2 Qd4+ 51. Kc2 Qf2+ 52. Kc3 Qe1+ 53. Kc2 Qf2+ 54. Kc3 Qe1+ 55. Kb2 Qd2+ 56. Kb1 e4 $11) 48... Rb7 49. Kb2 Qf2+ 50. Ka3 Kg8 $2 (50... Rb6 51. Rd3 Qc5+ 52. Ka2 Qf2+ 53. Rd2 Qc5) 51. Rd3 Qc5+ 52. Ka2 Qf2+ 53. Qd2 Qb6 54. h4 Qg1 55. Rxd6 Qxg4 56. Rd8+ (56. Qd5 $142 {Intending Rxg6+ and mate.} Qg2+ 57. Ka3) 56... Kh7 57. Qe3 Qg2+ 58. Rd2 Qh1 59. c5 Qc1 {[#]} 60. h5 $1 Rd7 (60... gxh5 61. Qf2) 61. hxg6+ Kg7 62. Re2 Qd1 (62... Qxe3 $18 63. Rxe3 Kxg6) 63. gxf7 (63. Qf2 $142 Qc1 64. Qh2 Qf4 65. Qh6+ Kg8 66. g7 Qd2+ 67. Rxd2 Rxd2+ 68. Ka3) 63... Rd3 {[#]} 64. f8=Q+ $1 Kxf8 65. Qf2+ Kg8 66. Rb2 Rd4 67. Qc2 Qg1 68. c6 Rd1 {[#]White mates.} 69. Rb1 $1 Rxb1 70. Qxb1 Qc5 71. Qd3 Kg7 72. Qc4 Qf2+ 73. Kb1 Qe1+ 74. Kb2 {Precision: White = 54%, Black = 42%.} 1-0


[Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "5"] [White "Carlsen, Magnus"] [Black "Kramnik, Vladimir"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A03"] [WhiteElo "2832"] [BlackElo "2808"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "87"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,87,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,-11,-1,-19,0, -25,-17,-27,-19,-37,-27,-21,-21,-34,-35,-34,-33,-29,-37,-33,-10,-15,0,-5,0,0,0, -13,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,41,25,44,41,37,30,154,156,202,203,210,209,212,201,193, 150,216,227,292,260,293,276,283,247,373,269,266,248,535,520,806,720,871,840, 1304,1227,29956,29958,29956,29960,29957,12832]} 1. f4 d5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 e6 4. Bg2 Be7 5. O-O b5 $146 ({Predecessor:} 5... b6 6. d3 O-O 7. c3 c5 8. Nbd2 Nc6 9. Qe1 Ba6 10. h3 Qc7 11. a3 Rac8 12. b4 e5 13. fxe5 Nxe5 14. Nxe5 Qxe5 { 0-1 (38) Chigaev,M (2496)-Riazantsev,A (2671) St Petersburg 2015}) 6. d3 { A03: Bird's Opening with 1...d5} Bb7 7. Qe1 c5 8. c3 {The position is equal.} O-O 9. a4 b4 10. cxb4 cxb4 11. Kh1 Nc6 12. Be3 Nd7 13. Nbd2 Bf6 14. Rb1 Re8 15. Nb3 a5 16. g4 g6 17. Qf2 Bg7 18. Nbd4 Nxd4 19. Bxd4 Rc8 20. Rbc1 Bxd4 21. Nxd4 Rxc1 22. Rxc1 Qb6 23. Rf1 f6 24. h4 Rf8 25. Kg1 e5 26. Nb3 Qxf2+ (26... Ba8 $11 ) 27. Kxf2 $16 exf4 28. Nxa5 Ba8 {[#]} 29. Rc1 $1 Ne5 {[#]} 30. Bf3 $1 d4 31. Nc4 {Strongly threatening Nxe5.} Bxf3 (31... Nxf3 $16 {is a better defense.} 32. exf3 Rc8) 32. Nxe5 $18 Bxe2 $16 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} 33. Nd7 ({ Weaker is} 33. Kxe2 Re8 $16) 33... Rf7 {[#]} 34. Nxf6+ $1 {[%mdl 512]} Rxf6 35. Kxe2 $18 {KR-KR} Re6+ (35... Ra6 $142 36. Rc8+ Kf7) 36. Kf2 Kf7 37. a5 { [%cal Ba4a5,Ba5a6][%mdl 32]} g5 $2 (37... Ra6 38. Rc5 Ke6) 38. hxg5 Kg6 (38... Re5 $142 39. Rc7+ Kg6) 39. Rc5 f3 40. Kxf3 Re3+ 41. Kf4 Rxd3 42. a6 {White mates.} Rd1 43. Ra5 d3 44. Ke3 {Precision: White = 73%, Black = 41%.} (44. a7 $142 Rf1+ 45. Ke3 Rf8 46. a8=Q Rxa8 47. Rxa8 Kxg5 48. Rg8+ Kh4 49. Kxd3) 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "5"] [White "Anand, Viswanathan"] [Black "Ivanchuk, Vassily"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B09"] [WhiteElo "2786"] [BlackElo "2738"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "67"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,67,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,34,46,49,42,43,37,31,60,42,75,70,95,95,95, 95,93,79,108,106,124,129,137,121,136,124,128,124,167,168,164,124,152,127,126, 122,235,199,282,254,218,220,344,344,343,324,354,367,670,660,1970,1932]} 1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. f4 Bg7 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Bd3 Na6 7. O-O c5 8. d5 Rb8 9. Kh1 Bg4 10. h3 {B09: Pirc Defence: Austrian Attack} Bxf3 11. Rxf3 Nc7 12. a4 { White is slightly better.} b6 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12... a6 13. a5 e6 14. dxe6 Nxe6 15. f5 Nd4 16. Rf2 gxf5 17. exf5 d5 {1/2-1/2 (41) Geller,J (2505) -Zvjaginsev,V (2661) Sochi 2017}) 13. Nb5 {[%cal Bc3b5,Bb5a3,Ba3c4][%mdl 32]} Rb7 14. Qe2 Nfe8 15. c3 a6 16. Na3 Nf6 17. Nc4 ({Much worse is} 17. Bxa6 Nxa6 18. Qxa6 Qd7 $14) 17... Qd7 18. f5 b5 19. Na5 Rb6 20. Bg5 bxa4 21. Nc4 Rbb8 22. Bc2 a3 23. Rxa3 Qd8 24. Qf2 Nd7 25. Qh4 Bf6 26. Ra1 e5 (26... Bxg5 $16 27. Qxg5 Kg7) 27. Bxf6 Nxf6 (27... Qxf6 {was called for.} 28. Qh6 Nb6) 28. Raf1 $40 { [%mdl 128] [#] Threatens to win with fxg6. White attacks with force.} Nh5 29. f6 Kh8 (29... Ne8 {keeps fighting.} 30. g3 Qd7) 30. Bd1 Ne8 {Now ...Nhxf6 and Black clings on.} 31. g3 Rg8 32. R3f2 Qd7 $2 {[#]} (32... a5 33. Kg2 Ra8 34. Bxh5 gxh5) 33. Bxh5 gxh5 34. Rf5 {Precision: White = 86%, Black = 34%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "5"] [White "Giri, Anish"] [Black "So, Wesley"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D42"] [WhiteElo "2771"] [BlackElo "2812"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "66"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,66,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,0,0,0,-85,0, 0,0,0,0,0,21,24,16,20,25,10,10,7,4,0,0,0,0,3,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0, 0,0,0,0]} 1. c4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e3 e6 5. d4 d5 6. cxd5 Nxd5 7. Bd3 Be7 8. O-O O-O 9. a3 cxd4 10. exd4 b6 11. Nxd5 Qxd5 12. Qc2 {LiveBook: 8 Games} Bb7 {B14: Caro-Kann: Panov-Botvinnik Attack with 5...e6 and 5...g6} 13. Bxh7+ Kh8 14. Be4 Nxd4 15. Bxd5 Nxc2 16. Bxb7 {[#] aiming for Ra2.} Nxa1 17. Bxa8 Rxa8 18. Bg5 f6 $1 19. Rxa1 {And now Be3 would win.} (19. Ne5 $5 {[%cal Re5g6]} Bc5 20. Rxa1 $14) 19... fxg5 $11 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN. The position is equal.} 20. Rc1 g4 $146 21. Ne1 Bf6 22. Rc2 Rd8 23. Kf1 Kh7 24. Ke2 Kg6 25. Nd3 e5 {[%cal Be6e5,Be5e4][%mdl 32]} 26. Rc7 Kf5 27. Rxa7 e4 28. Nb4 Bg5 29. Rf7+ Kg6 30. Rb7 Rd2+ 31. Kf1 Rd1+ 32. Ke2 Rd2+ 33. Kf1 Rd1+ {Precision: White = 72%, Black = 96%.} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "5"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Aronian, Levon"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A29"] [WhiteElo "2732"] [BlackElo "2793"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "101"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,101,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,-6,18,0,6,3,26,32,33,12,36,43,47,47,64,47,70,75,71,88, 92,17,32,26,31,14,77,71,80,59,64,56,56,44,89,82,100,84,100,92,91,91,91,91,98, 98,95,83,79,79,83,31,122,99,100,100,100,100,99,79,89,24,24,33,27,0,0,0,0,0,0,0, 12840,12840,12841,12841,12841,12842,12842,12843,12845,12846,12846,12847,12848, 12848,12849,12849]} 1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 {[%cal Be7e5,Be5e4][%mdl 32]} 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. g3 Bb4 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O e4 7. Ne1 Bxc3 8. bxc3 Re8 9. f3 {A22: English Opening: 1...e5 2 Nc3 Nf6} d5 (9... exf3 10. Nxf3 d5 11. cxd5 Qxd5 12. Bb2 Qb5 13. Qb3 Qxb3 14. axb3 Rxe2 15. b4 Be6 16. b5 Nd8 17. Ra4 Bb3 18. Rh4 Ne6 19. Nd4 Nxd4 20. Rxd4 {1/2-1/2 (30) Zvjaginsev,V (2649)-Ma,Q (2613) China 2014}) 10. cxd5 Qxd5 11. fxe4 {White has an edge.} Nxe4 12. Qb3 Qh5 13. Nd3 Bd7 $146 ( {Predecessor:} 13... Na5 14. Qa4 Nd6 15. Nf4 {1-0 (52) Muratov,V (2415) -Ubilava,E (2455) Yerevan 1981}) 14. Nf4 (14. Bf3 $5 {[%cal Rf3h5]} Qg6 15. Qxb7 $14) 14... Qc5+ 15. e3 Na5 16. Qb4 $1 Qxb4 17. cxb4 Nc6 18. a3 (18. b5 $16 Nd8 19. d3) 18... Nd8 19. d3 Nd6 20. e4 Bc6 (20... Ba4 $11 {keeps the balance.} ) 21. a4 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White is on the roll.} a6 22. Bb2 Ne6 23. Rfc1 Rad8 24. Ra3 Nc8 25. Nxe6 Rxe6 26. b5 axb5 27. axb5 Bxb5 28. Rxc7 Rc6 29. Rxc6 bxc6 30. Ra8 {[#] Bh3 is the strong threat.} Re8 31. e5 Nd6 32. Ra7 Nc8 33. Rb7 (33. Rd7 $16) 33... Ne7 (33... Bxd3 $14 34. Bxc6 Ba6) 34. Ba3 Nf5 35. Be4 g6 36. Kf2 h5 37. h3 {[%cal Bh2h3,Bh3g4,Bg4f5][%mdl 32]} Rd8 38. g4 (38. Bc1 $16) 38... hxg4 $11 39. hxg4 Bxd3 40. gxf5 Bxe4 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRB} 41. e6 f6 42. Be7 c5 43. Rd7 Ra8 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (43... Rf8 $11) 44. Bxf6 $18 {White is clearly winning.} gxf5 {[#]} 45. Rg7+ $1 Kh8 46. Ke3 Rf8 47. Be5 c4 48. Kf4 { White wants to mate with e7.} Ra8 49. e7 c3 50. Bxc3 {Threatening mate with Kg5.} Rc8 51. e8=Q+ {Precision: White = 69%, Black = 61%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "5"] [White "Jobava, Baadur"] [Black "Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A45"] [WhiteElo "2707"] [BlackElo "2795"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "142"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,142,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,-2, -11,-1,-35,-27,-27,-23,-16,0,0,0,-11,-13,-18,-9,-42,-33,-45,-48,-48,-47,-47, -41,-43,-37,-43,-50,-41,-43,-33,-31,-65,-71,-77,-68,-68,-81,-81,-69,-74,-63, -80,-41,-102,-95,-110,-41,-41,-41,-47,-41,-41,-41,-61,-16,-27,-10,-39,-35,-36, -8,-8,-8,-40,-37,-102,-89,-93,-100,-80,-39,-86,-49,-85,-66,-131,-110,-83,-60, -54,-56,-51,-59,-129,-129,-129,-129,-129,-129,-129,-128,-127,-129,-182,-137, -100,-83,-83,-97,-434,-441,-534,-533,-637,-611,-602,-613,-596,-596,-595,-576, -457,-199,-316,-316,-1141,-1153,-1136,-1008,-1008,-612,-4581,-1008,-4627,-1694, -29979,-29979,-29981,-29982,-29984,-29985,-29988,-29989]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. e3 (4. dxc5 e6 5. e4 h6 6. Bh4 dxe4 7. Qe2 Qa5 8. O-O-O Qxa2 9. Qb5+ Nbd7 10. c6 bxc6 11. Qxc6 Bb7 12. Qxb7 {0-1 (28) Nepomniachtchi,I (2767) -So,W (2808) Wijk aan Zee 2017}) 4... Qb6 5. Ngf3 cxd4 6. exd4 {LiveBook: 4 Games. D00: 1 d4 d5: Unusual lines} Nc6 7. Bxf6 gxf6 8. Nb3 {Black has an edge. } Rg8 $146 ({Predecessor:} 8... e6 9. c3 {1/2-1/2 (9) Klaric,Z (2395)-Tratar,M (2340) Kecskemet 1991}) 9. c3 Bf5 10. g3 O-O-O 11. Bd3 Bh3 12. Nh4 Kb8 13. Bxh7 Rh8 $1 {[%cal Rh8h7]} 14. Qc2 e6 {...f5 is the strong threat.} 15. Bd3 Rc8 $1 16. Bf1 Bxf1 17. Kxf1 {[#]} Nxd4 $1 {[%mdl 512]} 18. Nxd4 Qxd4 19. Qe2 Qa4 20. Nf3 Bd6 21. Kg2 Qg4 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White is under strong pressure.} 22. h3 Qg7 23. Rad1 f5 24. Kf1 Rh6 25. Rd4 f4 26. gxf4 Qh7 27. Ng5 (27. Qd3 $1 $15) 27... Qf5 28. Qd3 {[#] And now Qxf5 would win.} Qxd3+ (28... Qf6 $1 $17 29. Nf3 Bxf4) 29. Rxd3 $15 Bxf4 30. Rg1 Rg8 31. Nf3 $1 Rxg1+ 32. Nxg1 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} Bg5 33. Rg3 Bf6 34. f4 Kc7 35. Nf3 Kd6 36. Kg2 b5 37. Ng5 Ke7 38. Kf3 (38. a3 $15) 38... Rh4 $17 39. Ke3 Bxg5 40. fxg5 {KR-KR} a5 41. Kd2 Rh5 42. Kc2 e5 43. Kd3 ({Better is} 43. b3 $15) 43... Rh4 44. Kd2 b4 45. Rf3 Rh5 46. Rf5 Kd6 47. Rxf7 (47. a4 $15) 47... Rxg5 48. Rf2 Rh5 49. Rf6+ {[#]} Kc5 $1 50. Ra6 Kb5 ({Reject} 50... Rxh3 $6 51. Rxa5+ Kd6 52. Ra6+ Kc5 53. Ra5+ Kd6 54. cxb4 $11) 51. Rd6 e4 ({Much weaker is} 51... Rxh3 $6 52. Rxd5+ Kc4 53. Rxa5 $11 ) 52. h4 (52. Rd8 $17) 52... a4 53. Rd8 Kc5 54. Rc8+ Kd6 55. Rd8+ $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (55. cxb4 $17 {nothing else works.} Rxh4 56. b5) 55... Kc7 $19 56. Ra8 Rxh4 57. Rxa4 bxc3+ 58. Kxc3 Kd6 59. Ra8 Rh3+ 60. Kb4 d4 61. a4 d3 (61... Rh2 $142 62. Re8 Kd5) 62. Rd8+ (62. Re8 {was the only defense.} e3 63. Rd8+ Ke5 64. Rxd3) 62... Ke5 63. a5 $2 (63. Kc3 Rh2 64. a5 Rc2+ 65. Kb3) 63... Rh1 64. a6 Ra1 65. Kb5 Ra2 66. Re8+ Kf4 67. Rf8+ Kg3 (67... Ke3 $142 68. b3 d2) 68. Rg8+ Kf3 {Black mates.} 69. Rf8+ Ke2 70. Re8 e3 71. b4 d2 {Precision: White = 39%, Black = 62%.} 0-1


[Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "4"] [White "So, Wesley"] [Black "Jobava, Baadur"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E70"] [WhiteElo "2812"] [BlackElo "2707"] [Annotator "RC"] [PlyCount "113"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] [TimeControl "1500+10"] 1. d4 {[%emt 0:00:00]} Nf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 2. c4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} g6 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 3. Nc3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bg7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 4. e4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} O-O {[%emt 0:00:10]} 5. Be2 {[%emt 0:00:45]} c6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 6. Be3 {[%emt 0: 01:02]} d5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 7. e5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Ne8 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 8. h4 { [%emt 0:00:22]} dxc4 {[%emt 0:00:17]} 9. h5 {[%emt 0:00:16]} c5 {[%emt 0:00:11] } 10. hxg6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} hxg6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 11. dxc5 {[%emt 0:00:13]} Qxd1+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} 12. Rxd1 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bxe5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 13. Nf3 {[%emt 0:00:22]} Bxc3+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} 14. bxc3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Nc6 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 15. Bxc4 {[%emt 0:02:47]} Bg4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 16. Rh6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} e6 {[%emt 0:01:48]} 17. Rd7 {[%emt 0:02:58]} Bxf3 {[%emt 0:02:02]} 18. gxf3 { [%emt 0:00:10]} Ne5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 19. Bd4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Nxf3+ {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 20. Ke2 {[%emt 0:01:12]} Nxd4+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} 21. cxd4 {[%emt 0:00: 10]} Ng7 {[%emt 0:00:43]} 22. Bd3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rab8 {[%emt 0:02:55]} 23. Rh1 {[%emt 0:05:01]} Rfd8 {[%emt 0:00:25]} 24. Rxd8+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rxd8 { [%emt 0:00:10]} 25. Rb1 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rd7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 26. Ke3 {[%emt 0: 00:57]} Kf8 {[%emt 0:00:27]} 27. a4 {[%emt 0:00:25]} e5 {[%emt 0:02:41]} 28. dxe5 {[%emt 0:01:47]} Ne6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 29. c6 {[%emt 0:01:04]} bxc6 { [%emt 0:00:10]} 30. Bc4 {[%emt 0:00:21]} Ke7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 31. Rb8 {[%emt 0: 00:24]} Nd4 {[%emt 0:05:03]} 32. f4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Nf5+ {[%emt 0:01:02]} 33. Kf3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Nd4+ {[%emt 0:00:22]} 34. Ke4 {[%emt 0:00:17]} Nf5 { [%emt 0:00:51]} 35. Kf3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} c5 {[%emt 0:01:18]} 36. Rc8 {[%emt 0: 00:43]} Nd4+ {[%emt 0:00:37]} 37. Ke3 {[%emt 0:00:52]} Nc2+ {[%emt 0:00:14]} 38. Kf3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Ne1+ {[%emt 0:00:41]} 39. Kg4 {[%emt 0:00:16]} Ng2 { [%emt 0:02:42]} 40. Bb5 {[%emt 0:00:14]} Rd8 {[%emt 0:00:23]} 41. Rc7+ { [%emt 0:01:47]} Kf8 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 42. Kg5 {[%emt 0:00:52]} Rd4 {[%emt 0:00: 30]} 43. Kh6 {[%emt 0:00:54]} Rd8 {[%emt 0:00:19]} 44. Bc4 {[%emt 0:00:12]} Rd4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 45. Bb5 {[%emt 0:00:12]} Rd8 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 46. Bc4 { [%emt 0:01:16]} Rd4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 47. Bxf7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Nxf4 {[%emt 0: 00:13]} 48. Rxa7 {[%emt 0:00:12]} c4 {[%emt 0:00:52]} 49. Kg5 {[%emt 0:00:48]} Nd5 {[%emt 0:01:21]} 50. Bxd5 {[%emt 0:00:15]} Rxd5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 51. Kf6 { [%emt 0:00:10]} Kg8 {[%emt 0:00:49]} 52. Kxg6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Kf8 {[%emt 0:00: 32]} 53. Kf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Kg8 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 54. e6 {[%emt 0:00:16]} Rc5 {[%emt 0:00:11]} 55. Ra8+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} Kh7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 56. e7 { [%emt 0:00:10]} Rc6+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} 57. Kf5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "4"] [White "Kramnik, Vladimir"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A48"] [WhiteElo "2808"] [BlackElo "2732"] [Annotator "RC"] [PlyCount "64"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] [TimeControl "1500+10"] 1. d4 {[%emt 0:00:00]} Nf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 2. Nf3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} g6 { [%emt 0:00:10]} 3. Bg5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bg7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 4. Nbd2 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} O-O {[%emt 0:00:10]} 5. e3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} d6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 6. Bd3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Qe8 {[%emt 0:00:22]} 7. O-O {[%emt 0:00:10]} e5 {[%emt 0:00: 10]} 8. c3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} h6 {[%emt 0:00:19]} 9. Bxf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bxf6 { [%emt 0:00:10]} 10. a4 {[%emt 0:00:11]} a5 {[%emt 0:00:15]} 11. Qc2 {[%emt 0: 00:11]} Bg7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 12. Nc4 {[%emt 0:00:52]} Nc6 {[%emt 0:00:12]} 13. Rfe1 {[%emt 0:03:21]} f5 {[%emt 0:01:29]} 14. e4 {[%emt 0:00:36]} f4 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 15. dxe5 {[%emt 0:00:24]} dxe5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 16. h3 {[%emt 0:02:43]} Qe7 {[%emt 0:00:15]} 17. Be2 {[%emt 0:00:34]} Be6 {[%emt 0:01:11]} 18. Rad1 { [%emt 0:00:24]} g5 {[%emt 0:01:15]} 19. Rd5 {[%emt 0:01:09]} Rad8 {[%emt 0:01: 59]} 20. Rb5 {[%emt 0:01:00]} b6 {[%emt 0:01:33]} 21. Ncxe5 {[%emt 0:00:33]} Nxe5 {[%emt 0:00:46]} 22. Nxe5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bxe5 {[%emt 0:02:02]} 23. Rxe5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Qd6 {[%emt 0:01:07]} 24. Rb5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Qd2 {[%emt 0:00: 40]} 25. Qxd2 {[%emt 0:02:21]} Rxd2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 26. b4 {[%emt 0:01:54]} axb4 {[%emt 0:00:47]} 27. cxb4 {[%emt 0:00:17]} Ra8 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 28. Re5 { [%emt 0:05:25]} Kf7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 29. Bg4 {[%emt 0:00:21]} Bxg4 {[%emt 0:00: 10]} 30. hxg4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rxa4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 31. Rc1 {[%emt 0:00:10]} c6 {[%emt 0:00:32]} 32. g3 {[%emt 0:03:37]} Raa2 {[%emt 0:02:45]} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "4"] [White "Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime"] [Black "Carlsen, Magnus"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B10"] [WhiteElo "2795"] [BlackElo "2832"] [Annotator "RC"] [PlyCount "96"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] [TimeControl "1500+10"] 1. e4 {[%emt 0:00:00]} c6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 2. Nf3 {[%emt 0:00:11]} d5 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 3. Nc3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} dxe4 {[%emt 0:01:11]} 4. Nxe4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Nf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 5. Qe2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bf5 {[%emt 0:00:20]} 6. Nxf6+ { [%emt 0:01:24]} gxf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 7. d3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Nd7 {[%emt 0:01: 22]} 8. g3 {[%emt 0:00:18]} Ne5 {[%emt 0:01:24]} 9. Nxe5 {[%emt 0:00:55]} Qa5+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} 10. Bd2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Qxe5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 11. Qxe5 { [%emt 0:00:57]} fxe5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 12. Bg2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} h5 {[%emt 0:00: 26]} 13. O-O {[%emt 0:01:33]} h4 {[%emt 0:02:45]} 14. Rae1 {[%emt 0:00:10]} f6 {[%emt 0:03:22]} 15. f4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} hxg3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 16. hxg3 { [%emt 0:00:38]} exf4 {[%emt 0:01:31]} 17. Rxf4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bh6 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 18. Rh4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bg7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 19. Rb4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bc8 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 20. d4 {[%emt 0:01:09]} Bf8 {[%emt 0:05:00]} 21. Rc4 { [%emt 0:02:07]} Bh3 {[%emt 0:01:41]} 22. Bf3 {[%emt 0:01:40]} Rd8 {[%emt 0:00: 10]} 23. d5 {[%emt 0:00:58]} cxd5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 24. Rc7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rd7 {[%emt 0:00:43]} 25. Rxd7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bxd7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 26. Bxd5 { [%emt 0:00:10]} b6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 27. c4 {[%emt 0:01:19]} e5 {[%emt 0:00:15]} 28. b4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Ke7 {[%emt 0:00:54]} 29. c5 {[%emt 0:00:22]} Be6 { [%emt 0:00:15]} 30. Bf3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bh6 {[%emt 0:01:49]} 31. Bxh6 { [%emt 0:00:22]} Rxh6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 32. cxb6 {[%emt 0:00:37]} axb6 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 33. a4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rh7 {[%emt 0:02:43]} 34. Rc1 {[%emt 0:01:55]} f5 {[%emt 0:00:14]} 35. Rc6 {[%emt 0:01:39]} Bd7 {[%emt 0:01:27]} 36. Rxb6 { [%emt 0:00:10]} Bxa4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 37. b5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rh8 {[%emt 0:00: 11]} 38. Bd5 {[%emt 0:00:42]} Rc8 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 39. Re6+ {[%emt 0:03:59]} Kd7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 40. Rxe5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bxb5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 41. Rxf5 { [%emt 0:00:10]} Rc1+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} 42. Kg2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Kd6 {[%emt 0:00: 10]} 43. Be4 {[%emt 0:00:53]} Bd7 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 44. Rf2 {[%emt 0:00:23]} Ke5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 45. Bf3 {[%emt 0:00:11]} Bf5 {[%emt 0:00:14]} 46. g4 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} Rc2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 47. gxf5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rxf2+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} 48. Kxf2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Kxf5 1/2-1/2 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "4"] [White "Aronian, Levon"] [Black "Anand, Viswanathan"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A21"] [WhiteElo "2793"] [BlackElo "2786"] [Annotator "RC"] [PlyCount "97"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] [TimeControl "1500+10"] 1. c4 {[%emt 0:00:00]} e5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 2. Nc3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bb4 { [%emt 0:00:10]} 3. Nd5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Bc5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 4. b4 {[%emt 0:00: 10]} Bd4 {[%emt 0:00:24]} 5. Rb1 {[%emt 0:00:10]} c6 {[%emt 0:00:22]} 6. e3 { [%emt 0:00:10]} Bb6 {[%emt 0:00:13]} 7. Nxb6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} axb6 {[%emt 0:00: 10]} 8. Nf3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} e4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 9. Nd4 {[%emt 0:00:56]} Nf6 { [%emt 0:00:19]} 10. d3 {[%emt 0:01:12]} d5 {[%emt 0:00:22]} 11. cxd5 {[%emt 0: 00:51]} Qxd5 {[%emt 0:00:12]} 12. a3 {[%emt 0:00:50]} O-O {[%emt 0:00:11]} 13. dxe4 {[%emt 0:03:39]} Qxe4 {[%emt 0:01:11]} 14. Bb2 {[%emt 0:00:16]} Nbd7 { [%emt 0:01:09]} 15. Nf3 {[%emt 0:00:32]} Qe7 {[%emt 0:03:23]} 16. Qd4 {[%emt 0: 01:34]} Re8 {[%emt 0:02:58]} 17. Bd3 {[%emt 0:00:52]} Nf8 {[%emt 0:00:55]} 18. Qc3 {[%emt 0:03:56]} Bg4 {[%emt 0:00:43]} 19. Ne5 {[%emt 0:00:30]} Bh5 { [%emt 0:00:34]} 20. O-O {[%emt 0:00:10]} Rad8 {[%emt 0:01:45]} 21. Qb3 { [%emt 0:04:31]} N8d7 {[%emt 0:02:53]} 22. Nc4 {[%emt 0:01:04]} b5 {[%emt 0:00: 14]} 23. Na5 {[%emt 0:00:26]} Ne5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 24. Bxe5 {[%emt 0:01:14]} Qxe5 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 25. Nxb7 {[%emt 0:00:48]} Ng4 {[%emt 0:00:31]} 26. g3 { [%emt 0:00:10]} Nxh2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 27. Nxd8 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Nf3+ {[%emt 0: 00:16]} 28. Kg2 {[%emt 0:00:22]} Nd2 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 29. Bxh7+ {[%emt 0:00:59] } Kf8 {[%emt 0:02:04]} 30. f4 {[%emt 0:00:43]} Qf6 {[%emt 0:01:10]} 31. Qb2 { [%emt 0:00:56]} Nxf1 {[%emt 0:02:09]} 32. Qxf6 {[%emt 0:00:19]} Nxe3+ {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 33. Kg1 {[%emt 0:00:10]} gxf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 34. Nxc6 {[%emt 0:00:10] } Nc4 {[%emt 0:00:46]} 35. Nd4 {[%emt 0:00:36]} Nxa3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 36. Rb3 { [%emt 0:00:27]} Nc4 {[%emt 0:00:25]} 37. Bd3 {[%emt 0:00:33]} Bd1 {[%emt 0:00: 29]} 38. Rc3 {[%emt 0:00:44]} Ba4 {[%emt 0:00:26]} 39. Bxc4 {[%emt 0:00:12]} bxc4 {[%emt 0:00:25]} 40. Rxc4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} Re4 {[%emt 0:01:12]} 41. Kf2 { [%emt 0:00:10]} f5 {[%emt 0:00:14]} 42. Rc8+ {[%emt 0:00:19]} Ke7 {[%emt 0:00: 10]} 43. Nxf5+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} Ke6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 44. Ng7+ {[%emt 0:00:15]} Kf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 45. Nh5+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} Kg6 {[%emt 0:01:28]} 46. g4 { [%emt 0:00:10]} Rxb4 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 47. Rg8+ {[%emt 0:00:10]} Kh6 {[%emt 0: 00:10]} 48. Kg3 {[%emt 0:00:10]} f5 {[%emt 0:00:21]} 49. Nf6 {[%emt 0:00:10]} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.29"] [Round "4"] [White "Ivanchuk, Vassily"] [Black "Giri, Anish"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A22"] [WhiteElo "2738"] [BlackElo "2771"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "42"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,42,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,-8,-11,-6,0, -7,-6,-9,-4,-6,-9,-12,-10,-11,-10,-12,-12,-31,-18,-18,-13,-18,-18,-22,-28,-19, -16,-31,-6,-6,-14,-136,-147,-242,-225]} 1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. g3 Bb4 4. Nf3 Bxc3 (4... Nc6 5. Bg2 O-O 6. O-O d6 7. d3 h6 8. Rb1 a5 9. a3 Bc5 10. e3 Bf5 11. Nh4 Bg4 12. Qc2 Qd7 13. Nd5 Nxd5 14. cxd5 Ne7 15. b4 axb4 16. axb4 {0-1 (31) Agdestein,S (2602)-Tomashevsky,E (2716) Doha 2016}) 5. dxc3 d6 6. Bg2 {A22: English Opening: 1...e5 2 Nc3 Nf6} h6 7. O-O Nc6 8. Qc2 {The position is equal. } Be6 9. b3 Qd7 10. e4 Bh3 11. Ne1 $146 ({Predecessor:} 11. Nh4 Bxg2 12. Kxg2 O-O-O 13. a4 Ne7 {0-1 (43) Sega,C (2235)-Diamant,A (2407) Santos 2008}) 11... O-O {[%cal Bh8f8,Bf8f5,Bf5d5][%mdl 32]} 12. f3 Nh7 13. Be3 b6 14. Rd1 Bxg2 15. Nxg2 f5 16. exf5 Rxf5 17. f4 exf4 18. Nxf4 Ne7 19. Qe4 Re8 {Threatens to win with ...Nd5.} 20. Qb7 (20. Qd3 $11 {keeps the balance.}) 20... Nc6 $17 21. Nd5 {[#]} (21. c5 $17 {might work better.} bxc5 22. Bc1) 21... Rxd5 $1 {[%mdl 512] Precision: White = 63%, Black = 68%.} 0-1



YourNextMove Grand Chess Tour 2017 - Day 1

28 June, 2017 (Wednesday)
14.00 Round 1
15.30 Round 2
17.00 Round 3
https://youtu.be/0xEzgGu23eA

ROUND3
[Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "3"] [White "Carlsen, Magnus"] [Black "So, Wesley"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "E50"] [WhiteElo "2851"] [BlackElo "2789"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "102"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,102,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,8,0,4,6,19,12,19,14,33,33,41,29,29,16,14,22,22,13,13,13,16,13,16,12,12,0, 18,18,16,6,16,0,14,14,15,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-28,-22,-25,0,-28,-18,-141, -132,-123,-116,-122,-103,-695,-444,-560,-368,-460,-27,-33,0,-223,-24,-251,-133, -150,-135,-123,-145,-444,-435,-2122,-1708,-12834,-12835,-12843,-12843,-12845, -12844,-12845,-12845,-12845,-12846,-29993,-7871]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Nf3 c5 6. Bd3 d5 7. cxd5 exd5 {E53: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: Main Line (4...0-0 5 Nf3 d5 6 Bd3 c5 7 0-0)} 8. dxc5 Bg4 (8... Nbd7 9. O-O Nxc5 10. Ne2 Bg4 11. Nfd4 Nxd3 12. Qxd3 Bxe2 13. Nxe2 Bd6 14. Bd2 Be5 15. Bc3 { 1/2-1/2 (56) Harikrishna,P (2755)-Wojtaszek,R (2745) Shamkir 2017}) 9. O-O Nbd7 {The position is equal.} 10. Bd2 $146 ({Predecessor:} 10. Be2 Bxc3 11. bxc3 Nxc5 {1/2-1/2 (11) Lauber,A (2464)-Huzman,A (2607) Rogaska Slatina 2011}) 10... Bxf3 11. Qxf3 Nxc5 12. Bc2 Nce4 13. Bxe4 (13. Rfd1 {with more complications.} Nxd2 14. Rxd2 Bxc3 15. bxc3 Qa5 16. Rad1) 13... Nxe4 14. Rfd1 Qa5 15. Nxe4 (15. g3 {looks sharper.} Rad8 16. Rac1 Qa6 17. Qf4 f5 18. Be1) 15... dxe4 16. Bxb4 Qxb4 17. Qe2 Rfd8 18. h3 g6 19. Rac1 Rxd1+ (19... Rd3 $5) 20. Rxd1 $11 { [%mdl 4096] Endgame KQR-KQR} Rc8 21. b3 h5 22. g4 Qc5 23. Kg2 Qe5 24. Rd4 Kg7 25. Qd1 hxg4 26. Qxg4 Rc2 27. Qxe4 Qg5+ $40 {[%mdl 128] Black mounts an attack. } 28. Kf1 Rxa2 29. Ra4 Rd2 30. Ke1 Rd5 {( -> ...Qg1+)} 31. Rd4 Rb5 32. b4 a5 33. h4 (33. bxa5 $11 {keeps the balance.} Rxa5 34. Rc4) 33... Qg1+ $17 34. Ke2 Rf5 35. f4 Qg4+ 36. Kd3 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (36. Kf1 $17) 36... Qd1+ 37. Kc3 Qc1+ 38. Kd3 a4 $2 ({Black should play} 38... axb4 $19 39. Rxb4 Ra5 40. Qd4+ Kh7) 39. Ke2 $11 a3 {[%cal Ba4a3,Ba3a2][%mdl 32] ...a2 is the strong threat.} 40. Rd2 $2 {[#]} (40. Rd8 $1 $11 {and White has nothing to worry.}) 40... Qg1 $2 ( 40... Rh5 $1 $19 {[%cal Rh5h4]} 41. Qc2 Qxc2 42. Rxc2 Rxh4) 41. Qc4 $2 (41. Rd8 $1 $11 {and White stays safe.}) 41... Rf6 (41... Qg2+ $19 42. Kd1 Qf3+ 43. Kc2 Qxe3 44. Qd4+ Qxd4 45. Rxd4 Rh5) 42. Qd4 $17 {[#]} a2 $1 {[%mdl 512]} 43. Rd1 { [#]} (43. Rxa2 Qg2+) 43... Qg2+ $1 44. Kd3 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (44. Ke1 $17) 44... Qc6 $19 45. h5 (45. Qc3 $142 Qa6+ 46. Kc2) 45... Kh7 46. hxg6+ Rxg6 47. b5 Qxb5+ 48. Kc2 Rg2+ 49. Kc3 Qb2+ 50. Kc4 Rc2+ 51. Kd5 Qb3+ {Precision: White = 27%, Black = 49%.} (51... Qb5+ $142 52. Kd6 Qc6+ 53. Ke7 Qe6+ 54. Kf8 Rc8+ 55. Qd8 a1=Q 56. Rh1+ Qxh1 57. Qxc8 Qhh6#) 0-1 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "3"] [White "Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime"] [Black "Kramnik, Vladimir"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C54"] [WhiteElo "2783"] [BlackElo "2789"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "87"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,87,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,16,5,5, 5,8,5,10,0,8,8,6,0,6,0,0,-8,25,-9,-6,-30,-23,-25,-22,-40,-27,-38,-34,-39,0,0,0, -23,-22,-21,-12,-34,0,-24,0,-33,192,152,154,-18,8,-318,-301,-303,-297,-632, -537,-1077,-1058,-1260,-1204,-1467,-1420,-1152,-1083,-1076,-1059,-3476,-1386, -1461,0,-2466,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. c3 Nf6 5. d3 O-O 6. Bg5 h6 {C54: Giuoco Piano: 4 c3 Nf6, main lines with 5 d4 and 5 d3} (6... d6 7. Nbd2 h6 8. Bh4 g5 9. Nxg5 hxg5 10. Bxg5 Kg7 11. Qf3 Be6 12. b4 Bb6 13. Bd5 a5 14. b5 Nb8 15. Bxb7 {1/2-1/2 (53) Carlsen,M (2840)-Karjakin, S (2785) Wijk aan Zee 2017}) 7. Bh4 Be7 8. Nbd2 {[%cal Bb1d2,Bd2f1,Bf1e3,Be3f5] [%mdl 32]} d6 9. a4 Nh5 10. Bg3 Nxg3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 10... g6 11. O-O Bf6 12. a5 a6 13. Re1 Nxg3 14. hxg3 {1/2-1/2 (23) Piorun,K (2681)-Banusz,T (2621) Katowice 2016}) 11. hxg3 Nb8 12. Nf1 c6 13. Ne3 Na6 14. g4 Nc7 15. Nf5 d5 16. Bb3 Bf6 17. Qe2 Ne6 {White must now prevent ...Nf4.} 18. g3 Re8 19. Kf1 b6 20. Kg2 Bb7 21. Rh2 c5 22. Bc2 Rc8 23. Rah1 c4 {And now ...cxd3 would win.} 24. dxc4 (24. Rxh6 $2 gxh6 25. Nxh6+ Kf8 $19) (24. Qe3 $5 {[%cal Rh2h6]} cxd3 25. Rxh6 gxh6 26. Qxh6 Rc6 27. Qh7+ Kf8 28. Qh8+ $1 {[%mdl 512]} Bxh8 29. Rxh8#) 24... Rxc4 {[%cal Rd5e4]} 25. Rd1 (25. g5 $5 Nxg5 26. Nxg5 Bxg5 27. Rd1 $17) 25... Nc5 $2 (25... Rc5 $15) 26. Nd2 Rxa4 27. b4 $2 (27. Bxa4 $16 Nxa4 28. Qb5) 27... Ra2 $36 {[%mdl 2048] Black is pushing.} 28. Bb1 $2 {[%mdl 8192] [#]} (28. bxc5 $11 {and White has nothing to worry.} Rxc2 29. Nd6) 28... Nxe4 $1 $19 { [%mdl 512]} 29. Bxa2 (29. Bxe4 dxe4) 29... Nxc3 30. Qf3 $2 (30. Qf1 Nxa2 31. Ra1) 30... e4 31. Nxe4 dxe4 {[%cal Bd5e4,Be4e3][%mdl 32]} 32. Nxh6+ gxh6 33. Qf5 e3+ 34. f3 {[#]} Bxf3+ $1 35. Qxf3 Nxd1 36. Qf5 Kg7 {...e2 is the strong threat.} ({And not} 36... Qd2+ 37. Kf3 $16) 37. Qh5 Bg5 $2 (37... Qe7 $19 38. Qxh6+ Kg8 39. Qh7+ Kf8) 38. Qxf7+ $11 Kh8 39. Qg6 {The position is equal.} Re7 40. Rxh6+ Bxh6 41. Qf6+ Bg7 42. Qh4+ {[#]} Bh6 $1 {( -> ...Qd2+)} 43. Qf6+ (43. Qxh6+ Rh7) 43... Bg7 44. Qh4+ {Precision: White = 24%, Black = 68%.} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "3"] [White "Anand, Viswanathan"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B90"] [WhiteElo "2775"] [BlackElo "2766"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "133"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,133,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,14,16,26,16,31,0,10,0,1,16,16,2,17,0,14,9,34,32,36,22,37,20,48,16,39,58, 117,120,123,129,129,122,124,122,129,86,93,81,89,85,77,83,133,133,127,102,128, 102,160,143,140,137,137,140,150,154,193,196,187,198,190,189,250,239,263,251, 257,253,263,270,271,256,260,236,382,391,390,382,370,365,364,329,315,302,452, 452,446,443,476,454,444,395,536,529,514,489,494,484,408,397,614,613,595,587, 640,609,845,774,806,761,709,516,910,911,842,599,533,506,613,481,4694,3045]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. h3 e5 7. Nde2 h5 {B90: Sicilian Najdorf: Unusual White 6th moves, 6 Be3 Ng4 and 6 Be3 e5} 8. Bg5 Be6 9. Bxf6 Qxf6 {The position is equal.} 10. Qd3 Nd7 11. Nd5 Qd8 12. O-O-O b5 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12... g6 13. Kb1 Nc5 14. Qa3 Bxd5 15. Rxd5 {1-0 (41) Salem,A (2652)-Areshchenko,A (2682) Sharjah 2017}) 13. Nec3 Rb8 14. Nb4 Qg5+ 15. Kb1 Nc5 16. Qf3 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White has the initiative.} Be7 17. Ncd5 {[%cal Bc3d5,Bd5e3,Be3f5,Bf5d6][%mdl 32]} Bd8 18. Be2 Rb7 19. Ne3 Qf4 (19... Be7 $14) 20. Qxf4 $16 exf4 21. Nf5 O-O 22. Nxd6 Rb6 23. e5 Nd7 24. Nd5 Bxd5 25. Rxd5 { [#] aiming for c4.} Nxe5 26. Rhd1 Bc7 27. Bxh5 g6 28. Be2 Kg7 29. a3 Rfb8 30. c3 Kf8 (30... f5 $142) 31. Kc2 Rd8 {[%cal Rb6d6]} 32. Ne4 Rxd5 33. Rxd5 Ke7 34. Nc5 Rc6 35. a4 bxa4 36. Nxa6 Bd6 37. Ra5 f5 (37... a3 $142 38. bxa3 Ke6) 38. Rxa4 g5 39. Nb4 Rc8 40. Nd3 Ng6 41. Ra7+ Kf6 42. Ra6 Ke7 43. Bf3 Nh4 (43... Ne5 $142 44. Bd5 Nxd3 45. Kxd3 Rb8) 44. Bd5 $18 g4 45. hxg4 fxg4 46. Ra4 Rf8 47. Re4+ Kd8 48. Re6 Kd7 (48... Kc7 $142 49. c4 f3 50. gxf3 Nxf3 51. Bxf3 Rxf3) 49. Rh6 Nf5 50. Be6+ Ke7 51. Bxf5 Rxf5 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRB-KRN} 52. c4 { [%cal Bc3c4,Bc4c5][%mdl 32]} g3 53. f3 Ra5 54. Rh4 Ra1 55. c5 {[#] Black must now prevent Rh7+.} Bb8 56. Nxf4 Rg1 (56... Bxf4 $142 57. Rxf4 Kd7) 57. Nd5+ { White is clearly winning.} Kd7 58. Ne3 Kc6 59. b4 Be5 60. Kd3 Kb5 61. Re4 Bb2 62. Rg4 Be5 (62... Bc1 $142 63. Nf5 Rxg2 64. Nd4+ Kxb4 65. Ne2+ Kxc5 66. Nxc1 Rg1) 63. f4 Bc7 64. Rxg3 Bxf4 65. Rg4 Bh6 66. Nf5 Bc1 (66... Rd1+ $142 67. Ke2 Rh1 68. Nd4+ Kxb4) 67. Nd4+ {Precision: White = 75%, Black = 42%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "3"] [White "Giri, Anish"] [Black "Aronian, Levon"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A29"] [WhiteElo "2764"] [BlackElo "2780"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "59"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,59,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,0,0,0,0,-8,0, -16,0,-13,-22,-18,150,159,160,146,221,68,223,220,367,368,353,362,973,958,1906, 1860,1481,1226,1179,1199,1199,895,866,845,838,843,841,834,823,836,832,812,916, 821,1228,1229,1217,1191,1165,955]} 1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. g3 Bb4 5. Nd5 e4 6. Nh4 {A29: English Opening: Four Knights Variation with 4 g3} O-O 7. Bg2 d6 8. b3 $146 {The position is equal.} ({Predecessor:} 8. a3 Bc5 9. O-O Re8 10. e3 g5 11. b4 Bb6 12. Bb2 Nxd5 13. cxd5 Nd4 {1-0 (26) Nakamura,H (2790) -Anand,V (2762) Moscow 2016}) 8... g5 9. Bb2 Nxd5 10. cxd5 Nb8 $2 {[#]} ({ Black should try} 10... Ne5 $11 11. a3 Ba5) 11. Qc2 $1 $16 ({And not} 11. a3 Bc5 $15) 11... gxh4 12. Bxe4 {[%csl Gc2][%cal Re4h7]} Re8 (12... f5 $16 { might work better.} 13. Bd3 c5) 13. Bxh7+ $18 Kf8 {[#]} 14. Qc4 $1 {[%csl LRb4, LRh4][%cal Rc4f4]} Na6 (14... Bc5 $142) 15. gxh4 Re5 16. Qf4 Qe7 $2 (16... Ke7 17. Bxe5 dxe5 18. Qxe5+ Be6 19. dxe6 Qxd2+ 20. Kf1 Bc3) 17. Rg1 {[%csl Gh7] [%cal Rg1g8] White is clearly winning.} Rxe2+ 18. Kd1 {[%csl Gh7][%cal Rg1g8]} Rxd2+ 19. Qxd2 {[%csl Gh7][%cal Rg1g8]} Qxh4 20. Rg8+ Ke7 21. Qe3+ Be6 22. dxe6 Qh5+ 23. Kc1 {Hoping for exf7+.} Rxg8 24. exf7+ Kxf7 25. Qf4+ Ke8 26. Bxg8 { [%cal Bh7g8,Bg8c4,Bc4b5][%mdl 32]} Nc5 27. Bc4 d5 28. Bb5+ c6 29. Qxb4 Qg5+ 30. Qd2 {Precision: White = 96%, Black = 35%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "3"] [White "Jobava, Baadur"] [Black "Ivanchuk, Vassily"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C15"] [WhiteElo "2703"] [BlackElo "2757"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "65"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,65,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,14,14,14,15,29,17,32,20,-1,25,-2,25,19,40,10,52,-21,22,-88,-74, -110,-110,-159,-164,-155,-90,-385,-374,-384,-223,-224,-226,-328,-395,-388,-356, -643,-204,-191,-169,-168,-130,-265,-81,-275,-206,-451,-495,-658,-625,-600,-556, -531]} 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Nge2 dxe4 5. a3 Be7 6. Nxe4 Nf6 7. Nxf6+ Bxf6 8. Be3 {C15: French: 3 Nc3 Bb4: Unusual White 4th moves} O-O 9. Qd2 b6 10. O-O-O {The position is equal.} Bb7 11. h4 $146 {[%cal Bh2h4,Bh4h5][%mdl 32]} ({ Predecessor:} 11. Nf4 Nd7 12. d5 e5 13. Nh5 Be7 14. f4 exf4 15. Bxf4 Bd6 { 1-0 (35) Negi,P (2617)-Giri,A (2714) Melilla 2011}) 11... Nd7 12. Nf4 Be7 13. h5 Nf6 14. f3 (14. h6 $5 {[%cal Rh6g7]}) 14... Qc8 15. Qf2 (15. h6 $14 g6 16. Bc4) 15... Rd8 16. Rh3 (16. h6 $11 {remains equal.} g6 17. Bc4) 16... c5 $36 { [%cal Bc7c5,Bc5d4][%mdl 2080] Black has strong initiative.} 17. Rg3 Qb8 18. Bd3 cxd4 19. Bd2 Bd6 ({Black should play} 19... e5 20. Ne2 Qc7) 20. Rxg7+ $2 { [%mdl 8192]} (20. h6 $17 g6 21. Qxd4) 20... Kxg7 $19 21. Qh4 h6 (21... Be7 $142 22. Bb4 Nd5 23. Nxe6+ fxe6 24. Bxe7 Qf4+ 25. Qxf4 Nxf4 26. Bxd8 Rxd8 27. h6+ Kf6) 22. Re1 {[#]} Re8 $1 23. Nxe6+ (23. Nh3 $142 Rh8 24. g4) 23... fxe6 ({Not } 23... Rxe6 $2 {[#]} 24. Bxh6+ $1 {[%mdl 512]} Kxh6 25. Rxe6 $18) 24. Bxh6+ Kf7 {Threatens to win with ...Bg3.} 25. Kb1 $2 (25. f4) 25... Rg8 $2 (25... Bg3 26. Qg5 Rg8 27. Bg6+ Ke7) 26. Bg6+ Ke7 {Strongly threatening ...Bg3.} 27. Bg5 Qf8 {Hoping for ...d3.} 28. Qxd4 (28. Qg4 $17 {was the only chance.} Bd5 29. Qxd4) 28... Rd8 $2 (28... Bg3 $19 {and Black stays clearly on top.} 29. Re2 Rd8 ) 29. f4 $2 (29. Qc4 $17 Bc8 30. f4) 29... Bc5 30. Qa4 $2 (30. Qe5 Rd6 31. f5) 30... Rd4 {Black is clearly winning.} 31. Qb3 Bd5 32. Qc3 Kd7 33. b4 { Precision: White = 28%, Black = 41%.} 0-1


ROUND2
[Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "2"] [White "Kramnik, Vladimir"] [Black "Anand, Viswanathan"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C50"] [WhiteElo "2789"] [BlackElo "2775"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "77"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,77,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,10,3,12,11,21,0,22,1,0,0,25,0,14,6,27,26,26,20,27,32,34,20,38,49,37,29, 35,36,75,67,87,107,106,104,103,109,83,93,87,89,97,106,274,281,270,260,459,448, 442,433,579,704,1657,1656,1597,1468,1429,1424,1570,1522,1349,622,600,571,545, 439]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. O-O Nf6 5. d3 O-O 6. h3 d6 7. c3 a5 { C54: Giuoco Piano: 4 c3 Nf6, main lines with 5 d4 and 5 d3} (7... a6 8. a4 Be6 9. Bxe6 fxe6 10. b4 Ba7 11. Be3 Bxe3 12. fxe3 Ne7 13. Nbd2 Ng6 14. d4 Qe7 15. Qb3 Kh8 {1/2-1/2 (63) Carlsen,M (2832)-So,W (2812) Stavanger 2017}) (7... a6 8. Re1 Ba7 9. Bb3 h6 10. Nbd2 Re8 11. Nf1 Be6 12. Bc2 d5 13. exd5 Bxd5 14. Ng3 Bc5 15. b4 Bf8 16. a4 g6 17. Bb2 b5 18. Ne4 Rb8 19. Bc1 Nd7 {1-0 (51) Kramnik,V (2808)-Anand,V (2776) Moscow 2016}) 8. Re1 h6 9. Nbd2 Be6 {The position is equal.} 10. a4 Re8 11. Bb5 Bd7 12. Nc4 $146 ({Predecessor:} 12. Nf1 Bb6 13. Ng3 Ne7 14. Bxd7 Qxd7 15. Nh4 Ng6 16. Nhf5 Rad8 17. Qf3 Re6 18. c4 c6 19. Ra3 d5 20. Rb3 Bc5 21. Rf1 {1/2-1/2 (21) Garcia Fernandez,C (2303)-Jordan Arenas,M (2071) Mislata 2016}) 12... Nb8 {[#] aiming for ...c6.} 13. Bxd7 Nbxd7 14. Bd2 Nb6 15. b3 {[%cal Bb2b3,Bb3c4][%mdl 32]} c6 16. Rb1 Qc7 17. d4 Nxc4 18. bxc4 exd4 19. cxd4 {[%cal Bc3d4,Bd4d5][%mdl 32]} Bb4 20. Qc2 c5 {[#]} 21. d5 $1 Re7 22. Re3 Rae8 {[%cal Rf6e4]} 23. Rbe1 $1 Qd8 24. R1e2 Nh5 25. g3 Bxd2 26. Qxd2 Qd7 27. e5 {[%cal Be4e5,Be5d6][%mdl 32]} Qxh3 $2 (27... Qxa4 $16 {keeps fighting.} 28. exd6 Rxe3 29. Rxe3 Rf8) 28. exd6 $18 Rxe3 ({But not} 28... Nxg3 $6 29. fxg3 Qxg3+ 30. Kf1 $18 (30. Rg2 Qxd6 31. Rxe7 Rxe7 $14)) 29. Rxe3 Qd7 $2 (29... Nf6 {might work better.} 30. Re7 Qf5 31. Rxe8+ Nxe8) 30. Rxe8+ {White is clearly winning.} Qxe8 31. Qxa5 Nf6 32. Qxc5 Qxa4 33. Qc8+ Kh7 34. Qf5+ Kg8 35. Ne5 Qb4 36. d7 Qd6 37. Qf3 (37. c5 $142 Qxd5 38. Qf3) 37... b6 38. Kg2 h5 39. Kg1 {Precision: White = 76%, Black = 36%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "2"] [White "So, Wesley"] [Black "Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D85"] [WhiteElo "2789"] [BlackElo "2783"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "120"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,120,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,27,9,31,36,45,42,39,41,37,32,39,44,37,30,36,35, 39,0,53,32,66,81,66,38,36,62,49,31,89,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,15,3,22,14,19,14,14,13, 11,0,85,87,77,80,83,20,18,19,90,91,100,98,114,107,129,132,138,0,116,0,0,0,0,0, 65,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. e4 Nxc3 6. bxc3 Bg7 7. Be3 c5 8. Rc1 O-O 9. Qd2 e5 {[%cal Re5d4] D85: Exchange Grünfeld: Unusual White 7th moves and lines with 7 Nf3} 10. d5 Qd6 (10... Nd7 11. f3 f5 12. Nh3 fxe4 13. fxe4 Nf6 14. Nf2 Qd6 15. Be2 Bd7 16. c4 Rf7 17. O-O h5 18. Bf3 Raf8 19. Nd3 b6 20. h3 {1/2-1/2 (20) Gledura,B (2602)-Li,C (2722) Chartres 2017}) 11. Bd3 f5 {White is slightly better.} 12. f3 Nd7 13. Ne2 Nf6 14. c4 fxe4 $146 ({Predecessor:} 14... b6 15. O-O Bd7 16. Bh6 Rf7 17. Bxg7 Kxg7 18. exf5 gxf5 {0-1 (29) Kosov,V (2064) -Osintsev Cheliabinsk 2009}) 15. Bxe4 Nxe4 16. fxe4 b6 17. Bf2 {[#]} Ba6 (17... Rxf2 $1 $11 {[%mdl 512]} 18. Kxf2 Qf8+ 19. Ke1 Bh6) 18. O-O $14 b5 19. cxb5 Bxb5 20. Bxc5 Rxf1+ 21. Kxf1 Qa6 $1 22. Ke1 Bc4 {[#]} ({Better is} 22... Rc8 $14 23. Bb4 Rxc1+ 24. Nxc1 Qc8) 23. Be7 (23. Bb4 $1 $16) 23... Bf8 $1 $11 { [%cal Rf8e7]} 24. d6 Bxe7 25. dxe7 Re8 $1 26. Ng1 Bf7 ({Much worse is} 26... Rxe7 $6 27. Qd8+ Kf7 28. Nf3 $16) (26... Qxa2 27. Qxa2 Bxa2 28. Ra1 $14) 27. Nf3 Rxe7 28. Qb4 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White has the initiative.} Re8 29. a3 Qf6 30. Kf2 g5 {White must now prevent ...g4.} 31. h3 Bh5 32. Rc7 g4 (32... Rf8 $11) 33. hxg4 $16 Bxg4 34. Qc4+ ({Weaker is} 34. Rxa7 Bxf3 35. Qc4+ Kh8 $17) 34... Be6 35. Qb5 ({White should play} 35. Qc3 $16) 35... Rf8 $11 36. Kg1 Bg4 (36... Qg6 $11) 37. Qd5+ $16 ({But not} 37. Nxe5 $6 Qf2+ 38. Kh1 Qh4+ 39. Kg1 Qe1+ 40. Kh2 Qh4+ 41. Kg1 Qe1+ 42. Kh2 Qh4+ 43. Kg1 $11) 37... Kh8 38. Rc6 Qg7 39. Nxe5 Be2 40. Qd4 Kg8 41. Qd5+ Kh8 42. Qc5 (42. Kh2 $16) 42... Rg8 $11 {[%csl Gg8] [%cal Rg7g2]} 43. Qf2 {Nf7+ would kill now.} Qxe5 44. Qxe2 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KQR-KQR} Re8 ({Black should try} 44... Qd4+ $1 $11 45. Qf2 Qd1+ 46. Qf1 Qd4+ 47. Kh1 a5) 45. Qf3 (45. Rc4 $1 $14) 45... Qxe4 {The position is equal.} 46. Qxe4 (46. Qf6+ {seems wilder.} Kg8 47. Rc7 Qe1+ 48. Kh2 Qe5+ 49. Qxe5 Rxe5 50. Rxa7 h5 51. Ra8+) 46... Rxe4 {KR-KR} 47. Rc8+ Kg7 48. Rc7+ Kg6 49. Rxa7 Re2 50. a4 Ra2 51. a5 h5 52. Kh2 Ra3 53. g3 Ra2+ 54. Kh3 {aiming for a6.} Ra4 55. Ra8 {Threatens to win with a6.} (55. g4 $5 hxg4+ 56. Kg3 $11) 55... Kg7 56. a6 Kh7 57. Kg2 {Strongly threatening a7.} (57. g4 $5 hxg4+ 58. Kh4 $11) 57... Ra3 58. Kf2 {a7 is the strong threat.} (58. g4 $5 hxg4 59. Kh2 $11) 58... Kg7 59. Kg2 {Hoping for a7.} (59. g4 $5 hxg4 60. Kf1 $11) 59... Kh7 60. Kh3 {And now Kg2 would win.} (60. g4 $5 hxg4 61. a7 $11) 60... Ra4 {Precision: White = 62%, Black = 68%.} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "2"] [White "Aronian, Levon"] [Black "Jobava, Baadur"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "D16"] [WhiteElo "2780"] [BlackElo "2703"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "63"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,63,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,19,23,27,31,7,17,27,68,23,48,4,10,8,47,6, 97,74,158,-2,0,0,4,-10,32,39,93,91,96,85,109,116,103,103,492,493,523,516,514, 515,500,486,480,456,460,454,437,448]} 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 dxc4 5. a4 a5 6. e4 Bg4 7. Bxc4 e6 8. Be3 Bb4 {D16: Slav Defence: 5 a4: Lines with 5...Bg4 and 5...Na6} (8... Nbd7 9. h3 Bh5 10. O-O Bb4 11. Bd3 O-O 12. Qc2 Bxf3 13. gxf3 e5 14. dxe5 Nxe5 15. Be2 Ng6 16. f4 Bxc3 17. bxc3 {1/2-1/2 (51) So,W (2815)-Giri,A (2785) chess.com INT 2017}) 9. Qd3 Nbd7 {LiveBook: 3 Games} 10. Nd2 Bh5 {White has an edge.} 11. f4 $146 ({Predecessor:} 11. f3 Nb6 12. Bb3 Nfd7 13. Qe2 Qh4+ 14. Bf2 Qe7 15. O-O O-O 16. Na2 {1/2-1/2 (38) Zubov,A (2507) -Sergeev,V (2451) Kiev 2003}) 11... O-O 12. h3 {g4 is the strong threat.} Re8 13. O-O (13. g4 $5 {[%cal Rg4h5]} Bg6 14. O-O $11) 13... Qc7 14. Rae1 Rad8 15. Qc2 Nb6 16. Bb3 Nfd7 (16... c5 $11 17. Nb5 Qd7) 17. f5 e5 {[#]} ({Black should try} 17... c5) 18. Kh1 $2 (18. d5 $1 $16) 18... exd4 $11 19. Bxd4 {Black should prevent g4.} Bc5 20. Be3 Bxe3 $1 21. Rxe3 {Black must now prevent g4.} Ne5 {[#]} (21... Qd6 $14) 22. g4 $1 $16 {[%cal Rg4h5]} Bxg4 23. hxg4 {aiming for Rh3.} Nxg4 {[%csl Gg4][%cal Rc7h2]} 24. Rh3 Nd7 25. Nf3 {[%cal Bd2f3,Bf3d4, Bd4e6][%mdl 32] Hoping for Bxf7+!} Ne3 $2 {[%mdl 8192] [#]} (25... Ndf6 $16 { is more resistant.}) 26. Bxf7+ $1 $18 {[%mdl 512] White is clearly winning.} Kf8 (26... Kxf7 27. Ng5+) 27. Qf2 Nxf1 28. Bxe8 ({Less strong is} 28. Qxf1 Kxf7 29. Qc4+ Kf8 $16) 28... Rxe8 29. Qxf1 h6 30. Nd4 Qe5 31. Ne6+ Kg8 32. Qg2 { Precision: White = 58%, Black = 47%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "2"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Giri, Anish"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B90"] [WhiteElo "2766"] [BlackElo "2764"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "99"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,99,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,21,18,22,19,9,29,0,0,-33,-20, -26,-19,-64,-72,-80,-79,-131,-129,-139,-139,-148,-154,-154,-139,-145,-152,-145, -147,-171,-174,-204,-136,-154,-143,-159,-141,-168,-119,-157,-101,-143,-135, -135,-141,-170,-157,-142,-135,-146,-6,-219,-233,-200,0,0,0,0,64,59,275,0,41,32, 332,58,90,0,0,0,0,0,52,0,540,0,647,630,716,1084,916,880]} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bd3 g6 7. O-O Bg7 8. Kh1 O-O {B90: Sicilian Najdorf: Unusual White 6th moves, 6 Be3 Ng4 and 6 Be3 e5} 9. f4 Nc6 10. Nxc6 bxc6 {LiveBook: 6 Games. The position is equal.} 11. f5 (11. Qe2 Nd7 12. Be3 Qa5 13. Bd2 Qc7 14. Rae1 Nc5 15. Bc4 Rb8 16. b3 {1-0 (38) Motylev,A (2674) -Maslak,K (2521) Pardubice 2008}) 11... a5 $146 {[%cal Ba6a5,Ba5a4,Ba4a3][%mdl 32]} ({Predecessor:} 11... Nd7 12. Bg5 Rb8 13. Rb1 Ne5 14. Qd2 Re8 15. Bh6 Qa5 16. h3 {0-1 (23) Leon Nanjari,R (2199)-Arancibia Guzman,E (2389) Santiago de Chile 2008}) 12. Qe1 Ba6 13. Qh4 a4 14. Bh6 Bxd3 15. cxd3 Qb6 16. fxg6 hxg6 17. Rab1 a3 18. b4 (18. Bxg7 $142 Kxg7 19. bxa3) 18... Qd4 $17 19. Ne2 Qxd3 20. Ng3 Bxh6 21. Qxh6 Nxe4 22. Nxe4 Qxe4 23. Rb3 {White wants to mate with Rh3.} Qc4 { [%cal Rc4f1]} 24. Rbf3 Rab8 25. Rf4 Qc3 26. Rh4 {[%csl Gh4][%cal Rh6h7]} Qg7 27. Qe3 e5 28. Qxa3 d5 29. Qc1 d4 (29... e4 $142 30. a3 Rfe8) 30. a3 Rbc8 31. Qc4 Rfe8 32. Re4 Qf8 33. h4 Kg7 34. h5 f5 {[#]} (34... gxh5 35. Rf5 $11) (34... Qe7 $17 35. h6+ Kg8) 35. hxg6 $2 (35. Rg4 $1 $11 {[%mdl 512]}) 35... Qf6 $1 $19 ({Weaker is} 35... fxe4 36. Rxf8 Rxf8 37. Qe6 $15) (35... Kxg6 36. Rg4+ $1 { [%mdl 512]} Kf6 37. Rh4 $15) (35... Qh8+ 36. Kg1 $15) 36. Kg1 Re6 $2 ({Worse is } 36... fxe4 37. Rxf6 Kxf6 38. Qf7+ Kg5 39. g7 $11) ({Much less strong is} 36... Qxg6 37. Rh4 $17) (36... Kxg6 37. Qe2 $17) (36... Rcd8 $1 $19 {And now .. .d3 would win.} 37. Re2 d3) 37. Rh4 $1 $11 Qxg6 (37... Rce8 $5 {[%cal Rf6h4]} 38. Rh5 f4 $11) 38. b5 Rb8 (38... Rce8 $11) 39. a4 $14 Rb7 $2 (39... f4 $14) 40. Qc5 $2 (40. Rf3 $1 $18) 40... Qg5 41. Rh3 Rbe7 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} ({Black should play} 41... f4 $1 $14) 42. bxc6 $2 (42. b6 $1 $18) 42... Rc7 43. Qd5 ( 43. Rb1 $16) 43... Rcxc6 $11 44. Kh2 f4 45. Rb1 {Hoping for Rb7+.} Qe7 (45... Kf6 $11) 46. Rb8 (46. a5 $1 $14) 46... Rcd6 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (46... Qd6 $1 $11 {and Black stays safe.} 47. Rb7+ Kg8) 47. Qb5 $2 {[#]} (47. Qb3 $18) 47... Rc6 $2 {[%mdl 8192] [#]} (47... d3 $1 $11 {[%mdl 512]} 48. Rb7 (48. Rxd3 Rxd3) 48... d2) 48. Qb3 $1 $18 {White is clearly winning.} Qf7 {Threatens to win with ...Rh6.} 49. Rbh8 {Black must now prevent R3h7+.} Kf6 50. R3h7 {Precision: White = 47%, Black = 52%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "2"] [White "Ivanchuk, Vassily"] [Black "Carlsen, Magnus"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "C89"] [WhiteElo "2757"] [BlackElo "2851"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "65"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,65,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,50,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0]} 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. Nxe5 Nxe5 11. Rxe5 c6 12. d4 Bd6 13. Re1 Qh4 14. g3 Qh3 15. Be3 Bg4 16. Qd3 f5 17. f4 Rae8 18. Nd2 g5 19. Qf1 Qh5 20. Qg2 (20. a4 {looks sharper.} bxa4 21. Ba2 Kg7 22. Bxd5 cxd5 23. Qf2) 20... gxf4 {The position is equal. C89: Closed Ruy Lopez: Marshall Attack} 21. Bxd5+ cxd5 22. Qxd5+ ({Don't do} 22. Bxf4 $6 Bxf4 23. gxf4 (23. Qxd5+ Kh8 $11) 23... Kh8 $14) 22... Kg7 $1 23. Bxf4 ({But not} 23. Qxd6 $2 fxe3 24. Qf4 exd2 $19) 23... Bxf4 24. gxf4 {White wants to play Re5.} Kh8 25. Nf1 {[#] Black must now prevent Ng3.} Bf3 (25... Qg6 26. Qg2 Rg8 27. Ng3 h5 28. h3 {1-0 (55) Wilczek,T (2682)-Parnenzini,P (2335) Chessfriend.com 2004}) 26. Ng3 Qg4 $146 ({Predecessor:} 26... Qxh2+ 27. Kxh2 Bxd5 28. Re5 Rxe5 29. fxe5 {1/2-1/2 (58) Simmelink,J (2445)-Farinas Seijas,H (2200) ICCF email 1997}) 27. Rxe8 Bxd5 28. Rxf8+ Kg7 29. Rxf5 Qf3 {[%csl Gd5] [%cal Rf3g2] [#]} 30. Rg5+ (30. Rxd5 $5 Qxd5 31. Kf2 $16) 30... Kf8 {[%csl Gd5] [%cal Rf3g2]} 31. Rf5+ Kg8 {[%csl Gd5][%cal Rf3g2]} 32. Rg5+ Kf8 {[%csl Gd5] [%cal Rf3g2]} 33. Rf5+ (33. Rxd5 $5 Qxd5 34. Kf2 $16) 1/2-1/2


ROUND1
[Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "1"] [White "Carlsen, Magnus"] [Black "Aronian, Levon"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E49"] [WhiteElo "2832"] [BlackElo "2793"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "97"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,97,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,0,-8,0,0,0,0,0,-17,-27,-32,-13,0,36, 47,55,47,34,9,63,51,46,52,70,72,46,19,23,13,42,56,37,0,18,22,20,0,0,0,211,208, 196,205,205,207,220,215,220,203,195,197,232,234,258,258,297,297,297,296,281, 276,365,365,359,358,351,347,348,349,367,367,417,415,560,516,516,510,509,503, 521,433]} 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 O-O 5. Bd3 d5 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 dxc4 8. Bxc4 c5 9. Ne2 Qc7 10. Ba2 b6 {E49: Nimzo-Indian: Rubinstein: 5 Bd3 d5 6 a3 Bxc3+ 7 bxc3} 11. O-O Ba6 12. Bb2 Nc6 {The position is equal.} 13. Rc1 Rfd8 14. c4 cxd4 ({Reject} 14... Ng4 $6 15. Nf4 $14) 15. exd4 {[#]} Ng4 $146 { [%csl Gg4][%cal Rc7h2]} ({Predecessor:} 15... b5 16. d5 bxc4 17. Bxc4 Bxc4 18. Rxc4 exd5 {1/2-1/2 (61) Tregubov,P (2584)-Gharamian,T (2626) Chartres 2017}) 16. Ng3 Qf4 {[%cal Rc6d4]} 17. h3 Nf6 {[%cal Rc6d4]} 18. Ne2 Qh4 (18... Qg5 $11 ) 19. d5 $14 exd5 20. cxd5 Ne7 {[%cal Re7d5]} 21. Re1 Nexd5 {White must now prevent ...Nf4.} 22. Nd4 {Threatens to win with Nc6.} Bb7 $1 {Black wants to play ...Nf4.} 23. Nf3 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White is pushing.} (23. Nf5 $5 {[%cal Rf5h4]} Qg5 24. Qf3 $11) 23... Qh6 {...Nf4 is the strong threat.} 24. Ne5 $1 { [%cal Re5f7]} Rf8 25. Nc6 Bxc6 26. Rxc6 Rad8 27. Qf3 {aiming for Bxd5.} Qd2 28. Re2 Qf4 $2 {[#]} (28... Qd1+ $11 29. Kh2 {[#]} Nf4 $1 {[%mdl 512]} 30. Qxf4 Qxe2 31. Bxf6 gxf6 32. Qxf6 Qxa2 33. Qg5+ Kh8 34. Qf6+ Kg8 35. Qg5+ Kh8 36. Qf6+ Kg8) 29. Rxf6 $1 $18 {[%mdl 512]} gxf6 (29... Nxf6 30. Qxf4) 30. Bxd5 Qxf3 31. Bxf3 Rfe8 32. Rc2 ({Don't do} 32. Bxf6 $6 Rd1+ 33. Kh2 Rxe2) 32... Rc8 33. Rxc8 Rxc8 34. Bxf6 b5 35. Kf1 a5 36. Ke2 b4 37. axb4 axb4 38. Bd5 Rc5 39. Bb3 Rc6 40. Bd4 Kf8 41. Kd3 Ke7 42. Ke4 Rc1 43. Kd5 Kd7 44. h4 Re1 45. g3 f5 46. Be3 {White is clearly winning.} Ke7 47. Kc4 Kf6 48. Kxb4 Ke5 49. Bc2 { Precision: White = 80%, Black = 45%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "1"] [White "So, Wesley"] [Black "Kramnik, Vladimir"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C65"] [WhiteElo "2812"] [BlackElo "2808"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "123"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,123,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,17,17,14,4, 7,8,8,23,20,16,26,18,0,5,6,15,13,24,0,52,52,48,40,50,49,49,12,6,6,11,0,25,20, 34,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,110,112,130,139,143,141,187,81,87,79,77,57,62,57, 131,133,189,191,176,172,171,160,191,195,195,187,208,187,331,328,331,326,327, 319,327,325,327,296,314,328,325,331,325,325,389,386,429,428,449,431,427,438, 417,404,445,463,587,568,694,676,878,857,1007,975,1212,1346,12840,12840]} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. c3 d5 6. Nbd2 {C65: Ruy Lopez: Berlin Defence (3...Nf6), unusual lines and 4 0-0 Bc5} (6. exd5 Qxd5 7. Bc4 Qd6 8. Qe2 O-O 9. Bg5 Be6 10. Nbd2 Bxc4 11. Nxc4 Qe6 12. Bxf6 gxf6 13. Nfd2 {1/2-1/2 (53) Caruana,F (2808)-Kramnik,V (2808) Stavanger 2017}) 6... dxe4 7. dxe4 O-O 8. O-O {The position is equal.} a5 9. Bxc6 bxc6 10. Nxe5 Re8 11. Nxc6 $146 (11. Nb3 $5 {[%cal Rd1d8]} Qxd1 12. Rxd1 $11) ({Predecessor:} 11. Ndc4 Ba6 12. Qf3 Bxc4 13. Nxc4 Rxe4 14. b3 Qd5 15. Be3 Bxe3 16. Nxe3 {1/2-1/2 (33) Maki,V (2410)-Santa Torres,L (2255) Yerevan 1996}) 11... Qd7 12. Nd4 Bxd4 13. cxd4 Qxd4 14. Nb3 Qxd1 (14... Qxe4 $11 15. Bg5 Qg6 16. Bxf6 Bb7) 15. Rxd1 $14 Nxe4 16. f3 a4 17. Nd4 {[#] aiming for Nb5.} Nc5 18. Nb5 Ne6 19. Nc3 Bb7 20. Kf2 c5 21. Be3 f5 22. f4 Bc6 23. Rd6 $36 {[%mdl 2048] Black is under pressure.} Rac8 24. Rc1 Kf7 25. Ne2 Bb5 26. Nc3 Bc6 27. Ne2 Bb5 28. Ng1 g5 (28... Bc6 $11) 29. fxg5 $16 a3 30. bxa3 Ra8 31. Rc3 Ra4 32. Rb6 (32. Rd5 $18 {has better winning chances.}) 32... f4 33. Rxb5 ({Reject} 33. Bxc5 $6 Nxg5 34. Rc1 (34. Rb7+ Kg6 $11) 34... Ne4+ 35. Kf3 Nd2+ 36. Kf2 Ne4+ 37. Kf3 Nd2+ 38. Kf2 Ne4+ $11) 33... Nxg5 {Black wants to play ...Ne4+.} 34. Rb7+ Kg8 {next ...Ne4+ is good for Black.} 35. Rxc5 fxe3+ {[#]} (35... Ne4+ $1 $14 36. Kf1 fxe3) 36. Ke1 $1 Rg4 (36... Ne6 $16 37. Rc3 Rg4) 37. g3 $18 Ne4 38. Rc4 Rg6 {Strongly threatening ...Nd6.} 39. Rbb4 Nd6 40. Rc6 Nf5 41. Rc5 Nd6 42. Nf3 Ne4 (42... Rf6 $142) 43. Re5 Nf6 44. Rxe8+ Nxe8 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRN-KRN} 45. Re4 Nc7 46. Rxe3 Ra6 47. Nd4 Nd5 48. Rf3 Nf6 49. Kd2 Kf7 50. Nb5 Kg6 51. Rf4 h5 52. a4 Ng4 53. h3 Ne5 54. Kc3 Rc6+ 55. Kd4 Nf7 56. Kd5 {White is clearly winning.} Rc2 57. a3 Rd2+ 58. Rd4 Rb2 59. Rb4 Rd2+ 60. Nd4 Ng5 61. a5 {[%cal Ba4a5,Ba5a6][%mdl 32]} Nf3 62. a6 {Precision: White = 76%, Black = 52%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "1"] [White "Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime"] [Black "Ivanchuk, Vassily"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C41"] [WhiteElo "2795"] [BlackElo "2738"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "75"] [EventDate "2017.06.28"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,75,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767, 32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,56,18,47,50, 42,55,58,50,46,47,62,65,54,71,56,65,61,66,72,71,75,76,77,64,63,73,150,138,144, 140,159,136,139,146,454,454,454,410,443,433,424,431,474,474,902,859,935,789, 29980,29981,29988,1129,29989,29990]} 1. e4 d6 2. d4 Nf6 3. Nc3 e5 4. Nf3 Nbd7 5. Bc4 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. a4 a5 8. Re1 c6 9. Ba2 Re8 10. h3 Bf8 11. Be3 h6 12. Nh4 {LiveBook: 6 Games. C41: Philidor Defence} exd4 13. Bxd4 Nc5 14. Bxc5 $146 {White is slightly better.} ({Predecessor:} 14. Qf3 Be6 15. Bxe6 Rxe6 16. Bxc5 dxc5 17. Nf5 Qb6 18. b3 Rae8 19. Rad1 Qb4 {1-0 (45) Rijnaarts,S (2341)-Orlov,A (2541) Germany 2012}) 14... dxc5 15. e5 Qxd1 16. Raxd1 Nh5 17. Ng6 {[#] Black must now prevent g4.} Be6 18. Nxf8 Kxf8 19. Bxe6 Rxe6 20. Rd7 Rb8 21. Re3 { aiming for Rf3.} g6 22. Rf3 $36 {[%mdl 2048] White is on the roll.} Re7 23. Rxe7 Kxe7 $16 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KRN-KRN} 24. Ne4 b6 (24... Ng7 $142) 25. g4 Ng7 26. Nd6 Rf8 27. Rf6 Ne6 {[#]} 28. f4 $1 {[%cal Bf2f4,Bf4f5][%mdl 32]} g5 $2 {[%mdl 8192]} (28... b5 $16 29. Nb7 (29. axb5 cxb5 30. Nxb5 Rd8 $16) 29... bxa4 ) 29. f5 $18 Nd4 30. Kf2 Nxc2 31. Rxh6 Nb4 {intending ...Nd3+.} 32. Ke3 Nd5+ 33. Ke4 Rd8 (33... Rg8 $142 34. Nc4 Rc8) 34. h4 gxh4 35. g5 Rg8 36. Rh7 Rxg5 37. Rxf7+ Kd8 38. e6 {Precision: White = 94%, Black = 45%.} 1-0 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "1"] [White "Giri, Anish"] [Black "Anand, Viswanathan"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A08"] [WhiteElo "2771"] [BlackElo "2786"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "96"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,96,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,22,8, 15,12,16,16,16,18,18,24,23,15,24,24,12,12,19,8,33,-15,-9,-15,0,-19,-29,-5,-9, -31,-36,-41,0,-34,-28,-29,0,0,0,-22,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,-6,0,0,0,-6,0,0,-4,-6,0,0,0, 0,0,0,0,-4,0,-12,-10,-16,-8,-16,-16,-14,0,-7,-9,-9,-6,-8,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,10,10, 10]} 1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 c5 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. O-O g6 5. c4 Bg7 6. Qa4+ {LiveBook: 6 Games. A08: King's Indian Attack} Bd7 7. Qb3 dxc4 8. Qxc4 Qb6 9. Ne5 $146 ({ Predecessor:} 9. Nc3 O-O 10. d3 Be6 11. Qh4 Nc6 12. Ng5 Nd4 {1/2-1/2 (73) Oparin,G (2626)-Dominguez Perez,L (2720) Monzon 2016}) 9... Be6 10. Qa4+ Nbd7 11. d3 O-O 12. Nc4 Qc7 13. Bf4 Qc8 14. Nc3 Nb6 15. Nxb6 axb6 16. Qc2 Bh3 17. Qb3 Bxg2 18. Kxg2 Qc6+ 19. Kg1 Rfd8 20. Be5 Nh5 21. Bxg7 (21. f4 {with more complications.} Nf6 22. Rf3 Nd5 23. Bxg7 Kxg7 24. Raf1) 21... Nxg7 22. Qb5 Qe6 23. Qc4 {The position is equal.} Qc6 24. Qe4 (24. Qb5 {seems wilder.}) 24... Qxe4 (24... Ne6 {is interesting.} 25. a4 Nd4 26. Rab1 Qc7 27. Qe3 Qd6) 25. Nxe4 Ne6 26. Rfc1 f5 27. Nc3 Kf7 28. Rab1 {[#]} b5 $1 {[%mdl 512]} 29. Nxb5 Rxa2 30. Rc3 Ra4 (30... Ra5 $5 {[%cal Ra5b5]} 31. Rb3 Rb8 $11) 31. Kg2 Rb4 32. Na3 Kf6 33. Nc2 Rb5 34. Na3 Rb4 35. Nc2 Rb5 36. e3 Ra8 37. b4 Ra2 38. Rc4 Nd8 39. d4 cxd4 40. Nxd4 Rd5 41. Rc5 Rd6 42. Ra5 Ra6 43. Rxa6+ bxa6 $11 {KRN-KRN} 44. Rc1 Nf7 45. Rc6+ Nd6 46. b5 axb5 47. Nxb5 Ke6 48. Nxd6 exd6 {Precision: White = 76%, Black = 62%.} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Your Next Move GCT 2017-Rapid"] [Site "Leuven"] [Date "2017.06.28"] [Round "1"] [White "Jobava, Baadur"] [Black "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D71"] [WhiteElo "2707"] [BlackElo "2732"] [Annotator "TA"] [PlyCount "108"] [EventDate "2017.??.??"] [EventType "rapid"] [EventCountry "BEL"] [SourceTitle "playchess.com"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceQuality "1"] {[%evp 0,108,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,32767,-33,-6,-7,0, -15,0,0,0,0,0,-5,20,-8,0,0,6,0,16,28,30,33,41,42,63,48,56,49,54,41,42,35,66,72, 72,72,69,50,60,23,15,0,6,6,33,0,0,0,0,-92,0,0,0,-12,6,0,0,-245,-244,-358,-353, -367,-306,-285,-292,-285,-284,-284,-284,-370,-366,-356,-348,-328,-320,-412, -399,-623,-623,-554,-608,-579,-561,-554,-554,-12815,-5021,-4868,-2619,-1846, -6319,-5204,-5497,-12836,-12835,-12837,-12836,-12836,-12837,-12837,-12836]} 1. d4 {[%cal Bd2d4,Bd4d5][%mdl 32]} Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 c6 4. d5 Bg7 5. Bg2 O-O 6. Nc3 {E60: King's Indian: Unusual lines and Fianchetto Variation without Nc3} ( 6. Nh3 cxd5 7. cxd5 d6 8. Nf4 Na6 9. O-O Nc5 10. Nc3 Bf5 11. Be3 Rc8 12. Bd4 a5 13. e4 {0-1 (35) Shabalov,A (2585)-Khalifman,A (2702) Moscow 2001}) 6... Qa5 7. Nh3 $146 ({Predecessor:} 7. Bd2 Qb6 8. Rb1 d6 9. e4 e6 10. Be3 Qa6 11. Bf1 exd5 12. cxd5 Qa5 {1/2-1/2 (86) Vardanian,H (2314)-Harutjunyan,G (2444) Yerevan 2014 }) 7... cxd5 8. cxd5 {The position is equal.} d6 9. O-O Na6 10. Nf4 Bd7 11. Be3 Rfc8 12. Bd4 Nc7 13. a4 {[%cal Ba2a4,Ba4a5][%mdl 32]} Na6 14. e3 Nb4 15. Qd2 Qd8 16. a5 Qf8 17. Rfc1 Na6 18. Rab1 Nc7 19. b4 a6 20. h4 Nb5 21. Nxb5 Bxb5 { [#]} 22. Bh3 $1 Nd7 23. Bxg7 Qxg7 24. Rxc8+ Rxc8 25. Rc1 Qf8 26. Kg2 { Threatens to win with Ne6.} h6 27. Qb2 Rxc1 28. Qxc1 Nf6 $36 {[%mdl 2048] Hoping for ...g5. Black is pushing.} 29. Bc8 (29. g4 $11) 29... g5 ({Black should try} 29... e5 $17 30. Nh3 Nxd5 31. Bxb7 Nxb4) 30. hxg5 $11 hxg5 31. Nh3 Qh6 32. Bf5 (32. e4 $5 Nxe4 33. Bxb7 $14) 32... Nxd5 {...e6 is the strong threat.} 33. Be4 $2 (33. Qc8+ $11 Kg7 34. e4) 33... Bc6 $19 34. b5 {[#]} (34. g4 $142) 34... Nf4+ $1 {[%mdl 512]} 35. Nxf4 (35. exf4 Bxe4+) 35... Bxe4+ 36. f3 gxf4 37. fxe4 fxg3 ({But not} 37... fxe3 38. Qc8+ Kg7 39. bxa6 $17) 38. Kxg3 {[%mdl 4096] Endgame KQ-KQ} Qg5+ ({Not} 38... axb5 39. Qc8+ Kg7 40. Qxb7 $17) 39. Kf2 Qh4+ 40. Ke2 Qg4+ ({Inferior is} 40... Qxe4 41. Qc8+ Kg7 42. bxa6 $11) 41. Kd2 axb5 42. Qb1 Qg5 43. e5 (43. Qh1 $142) 43... Qg2+ {Black is clearly winning.} 44. Kc3 Qc6+ 45. Kb2 dxe5 46. Qf5 f6 47. e4 Kf8 48. Qg6 Qc4 49. Qh6+ Ke8 50. Qh8+ Kd7 51. Qa8 Qxe4 52. a6 Qd4+ 53. Kb1 Qb4+ 54. Kc1 Qa3+ {Precision: White = 47%, Black = 61%.} 0-1


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