Annotated Games

 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.04"] [Round "1"] [White "Lampsas, G."] [Black "Papaioannou, I."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A17"] [WhiteElo "1667"] [BlackElo "2606"] [Annotator "Simeonidis John"] [PlyCount "46"] [EventDate "2012.08.04"] 1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e6 3. e3 Bb4 4. Nge2 O-O 5. g3 $5 (5. a3 $1 {was more accurate transposing to the Nimzoindian defence!} Be7 6. d4 d5 7. cxd5 exd5 8. g3 $11) 5... d5 6. cxd5 exd5 7. Bg2 c6 8. O-O Re8 9. a3 Bd6 $5 10. b3 $6 (10. d3 $5 {White should try to exploit the fact that the d pawn is back and play d3 in hypermodern style!} Nbd7 11. Qc2 Nc5 (11... Nf8 12. e4 $13) (11... Ne5 12. e4 dxe4 13. dxe4 $13) 12. b4 Ne6 13. Bb2 $13) 10... Nbd7 11. d4 $6 $15 (11. Bb2 {was better}) 11... Nf8 12. h3 $6 (12. f3 {is more typical move aiming for e4 but black can stop it with} Ne6 $1 (12... c5 $5 {is possible too} 13. dxc5 Bxc5 14. Qd3 Ng6) 13. e4 $6 c5 $1 14. Nxd5 Nxd5 15. exd5 Nc7 16. Nc3 cxd4 17. Ne4 Nxd5 18. Nxd6 Nc3 19. Nxf7 Kxf7 20. Qd3 g6 21. Bh6 Bf5 22. Qc4+ Re6 23. g4 b5 24. Qc5 Bd3 $15) 12... Ne6 13. a4 Ng5 $17 14. Kh2 h5 $1 $40 15. Ng1 $2 (15. h4 $8 Nge4 16. Nxe4 Nxe4 17. Nf4 g5 18. hxg5 Qxg5 19. Kg1 h4 20. gxh4 Qh6 $17) 15... h4 $19 16. Nf3 Nfe4 $1 17. Ne2 Nxf3+ 18. Bxf3 Nxf2 $3 {nice finish!} 19. Rxf2 hxg3+ 20. Nxg3 Qh4 21. Kg1 Bxg3 22. Rc2 Bxh3 23. Raa2 Re6 {Black's play was perfect!} 0-1 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.08"] [Round "?"] [White "Pap"] [Black "Azar"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C02"] [Annotator "Simeonidis,John"] [PlyCount "35"] [EventDate "2012.08.05"] [SourceDate "2012.08.08"] 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Nf3 Qb6 6. Bd3 {White wants to play the gambit line with 5.Bd3 and black has to accept the pawn!} Bd7 {Black is trying to avoid the gambit} (6... cxd4 7. cxd4 Bd7 8. O-O Nxd4 9. Nxd4 Qxd4 10. Nc3 $44) 7. O-O (7. dxc5 $5 {This move is gives small advantage to white but Pap want's to give the pawn and attack} Bxc5 8. O-O Qc7 $1 9. b4 Bb6 10. Qe2 $14) 7... Rc8 $2 {It was last chance to take the pawn.Now Black is almost lost} 8. dxc5 $1 {Now dc5 is even stronger because after 9.b4 bishop has to go to e7} Bxc5 9. b4 $1 $16 Be7 10. Re1 f6 $6 {Black should keep the position closed. White has better development!} 11. Bf4 $5 (11. Be3 $1 Qc7 12. Bf4 $40) 11... f5 $2 (11... fxe5 $1 12. Nxe5 Nxe5 13. Bxe5 Nf6 14. Nd2 O-O 15. Nf3 $14) 12. Bxf5 $1 $16 Nxb4 (12... exf5 13. e6 Bxe6 14. Rxe6 Nf6 15. Nd4 Kf7 16. b5 $1 Bc5 17. Rxf6+ $1 Kxf6 (17... gxf6 18. bxc6 $18) 18. bxc6 $16) 13. Nd4 $1 {Nice tactics from Pap!} g6 (13... exf5 14. e6 Bb5 15. cxb4 Bxb4 16. Nxf5 Ne7 17. Nxg7+ Kd8 18. Nd2 $16) 14. Be3 $1 Qa6 $2 (14... exf5 15. Nxf5 Qa6 16. Nd6+ Bxd6 17. exd6 Nd3 18. Bd4+ Nxe1 19. Qxe1+ Kf7 20. Qe5 Re8 21. Qg7+ Ke6 22. Nd2 Kxd6 23. Qxh8 $40) (14... gxf5 15. Nxf5 Qa6 16. Qh5+ Kd8 17. Nxe7 Nxe7 18. cxb4 Nf5 19. Nd2 $16) 15. Bxe6 Bxe6 16. Nxe6 Qxe6 (16... Nd3 17. Rf1 Qxe6 18. Qxd3 $16) 17. cxb4 Bxb4 $4 {a bad mistake in a lost position!} 18. Qa4+ {Black stoped the clock!} 1-0 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.05"] [Round "3"] [White "Kokolias, K."] [Black "Sethuraman, S."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B80"] [WhiteElo "2205"] [BlackElo "2546"] [Annotator "Simeonidis John"] [PlyCount "48"] [EventDate "2012.08.05"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. Be3 a6 7. f3 Be7 8. Qd2 Nc6 9. g4 O-O 10. O-O-O {The English Attack in the Sicilian!One of the most exiting openings in chess!} Nd7 {Idea of this move is to stop temporary g5 and in some lines to play Nde5! before taking on d4 because f3 pawn is hanging!} ({ More common is} 10... Nxd4 11. Bxd4 b5) 11. Kb1 (11. h4 $1 {with idea g5 is better since we don't know if Kb1 is nessesary yet!} Bxh4 $4 12. Nxc6 bxc6 13. g5 Ne5 14. Qh2 Nxf3 15. Qh3 $18) (11. g5 $6 Nxd4 $1 {and g5 is hanging!}) 11... Nxd4 12. Bxd4 (12. Qxd4 $5 {Deserves attention!}) 12... b5 13. h4 Rb8 {Not so common.All the other moves are more often been played.} (13... Qc7) (13... Bb7) (13... b4) 14. g5 b4 15. Ne2 {is more often been played here but} (15. Na4 $5 { deserves attention!} Bb7 16. b3 Bc6 17. Nb2 a5 {With rook on b8 the a pawn push seems less effective!}) 15... Qc7 16. f4 $146 {Stoping Ne5} (16. h5 {This is the only move that has been played here.} Ne5 $13) 16... Nc5 $1 17. Ng3 e5 ( 17... Na4 18. Ka1 Rd8 $5 $13) 18. Be3 Na4 19. Ka1 (19. f5 $5 Nc3+ 20. Ka1) 19... Be6 {Black set a nice trap!} (19... Nc3 $5 20. f5 $1 (20. bxc3 bxc3 21. Qd3 Be6 $19) 20... Nxd1 21. Qxd1 $13) 20. f5 $2 (20. Nf5 $1 $13 {was the only chance leading the game into wild compications!} Bd8 $3 {Tactics are too difficult in this position even for computer!} 21. Rg1 $3 (21. Nxd6 $2 Nc3 $1 { winning} (21... Bxa2 22. Kxa2 Nc3+ {also wins})) (21. Qd3 Bxa2 (21... Nc5 22. Bxc5 dxc5 $15) 22. fxe5 $1 Be6 $1 (22... dxe5 $2 23. Kxa2 Nc3+ 24. Kb3 Qa5 25. Qxa6 $8 Nxd1 26. Qxa5 Bxa5 27. Ba7 $16) 23. exd6 Qa5 24. Qxa6 b3 25. Rc1 Nc3+ 26. Qxa5 Bxa5 27. Bd2 Nxe4 28. Bxa5 Ra8 29. Ne7+ Kh8 30. Nc6 Rfc8 31. Bg2 Rxc6 32. Bxe4 Rxa5+ 33. Kb1 bxc2+ 34. Rxc2 Rxd6 $15) (21. Nxg7 $5 Bxa2 $1 (21... Kxg7 $6 22. f5 Bxa2 23. g6 $1 $40) 22. Nf5 $1 (22. Nh5 Be6 $19) 22... Bd5 $3 { Beautiful!} 23. Bb6 $8 (23. g6 hxg6) (23. Qxd5 Nc3) (23. Nh6+ Kh8) 23... Rxb6 24. exd5 Nc3 $19) 21... Nxb2 $3 {Saves the day!} (21... Nc3 22. bxc3 bxc3 23. Qxd6 Qa5 24. Nh6+ $18) (21... Bxa2 22. Qxd6 $16) (21... d5 22. Nh6+ gxh6 23. f5 $16) (21... Qa5 22. Qxd6 Nc3 23. Nh6+ gxh6 24. gxh6+ Bg5 25. Bc4 $1 $16 (25. Rxg5+ Kh8 26. Bc4 Rbd8 27. Rxe5 Rxd6 28. Rxd6 Qc7 29. Bd4 f6 30. Rexe6 Qxc4 31. bxc3 Qf1+ 32. Kb2 bxc3+ 33. Bxc3 Qb5+ 34. Ka3 Rc8 35. Bxf6+ Kg8) 25... Rbd8 26. fxe5 Rxd6 27. Rxg5+ Kh8 28. exd6 Qxg5 29. Bxg5 Nxd1 30. Bxe6 fxe6 31. d7) 22. Kxb2 Qa5 $1 23. Ra1 d5 24. Kb1 (24. Rg3 dxe4 25. Nd6 exf4 $15) (24. Bg2 Rc8 $1 (24... dxe4 25. Bxe4 Bxf5 26. Bxf5 Bc7 27. Raf1 Rbd8 28. Qc1 exf4 29. Bxf4 Bb6 30. Bg4 Bxg1 31. Rxg1 Rfe8 32. Kb1 $14) 25. Nd6 (25. fxe5 dxe4 26. Nd6 Rc3 27. Rge1 Qxe5 28. Qd4 Qa5 29. Bxe4 Rxe3 30. Bxh7+ Kxh7 31. Rxe3 Bb6 32. Qe4+ Kg8 33. Rb3 Bc7) 25... d4 26. Bxd4 exd4 27. Nxc8 Bxc8 $44) (24. Nh6+ Kh8 (24... gxh6 25. gxh6+ Kh8 26. f5 Qa3+ 27. Kb1 b3 $11) 25. f5 Bd7 $40) (24. Nd6 Bc7 25. exd5 Qa3+ 26. Kb1 b3 27. axb3 Rxb3+ 28. cxb3 Qxb3+ 29. Qb2 Qxe3 30. dxe6 Bxd6 31. exf7+ Kh8 32. Rg2 Qe4+ 33. Rc2 Qe1+ 34. Qc1 Qb4+ 35. Rb2 Qe4+ 36. Bd3 Qxd3+ 37. Qc2 Qf1+ 38. Ka2 Qxf4 $132) (24. Bd3 dxe4 25. Bxe4 Bxf5 26. Bxf5 Bc7 27. Raf1 g6 $132) 24... dxe4 25. Nh6+ gxh6 26. f5 Bxf5 (26... b3 27. Qxa5 bxc2+ 28. Kc1 Bxa5 29. gxh6+ Kh8 30. fxe6 fxe6 (30... Bc3 31. e7 Rfe8 32. Bg5 Rb6 33. Bc4 Bxa1 34. Bxf7 Rc8 35. Kd2 Bb2 36. e8=Q+ Rxe8 37. Bxe8 c1=Q+ 38. Rxc1 Bxc1+ 39. Kxc1 Kg8 40. Bd7 $18) 31. Bxa6 Rf3 32. Bg5 Bc3 33. Kxc2 Bxa1 34. Rxa1 Rf2+ 35. Kc3 Rbb2 36. Rc1 Rxa2 37. Bc4 $16) 27. gxh6+ Kh8 28. Qg2 Bg6 29. h5 Qd5 30. hxg6 hxg6 31. Bxa6 Bb6 32. Qf2 Qc6 33. Bxb6 Qxb6 34. Qxb6 Rxb6 35. Bc4 f5 $13) 20... Bxa2 $1 $19 21. Qd3 (21. Kxa2 Nc3+ 22. bxc3 (22. Kb3 Qa5) 22... Qa5+ 23. Kb3 bxc3+ 24. Kc4 Rfc8+ 25. Kd3 Qb5#) 21... Nc3 $1 22. bxc3 bxc3 23. Ne2 Qa5 $1 24. Qxc3 Qa4 {Mate is inevitable!} 0-1 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.06"] [Round "4"] [White "Papadakis, M."] [Black "Maris, I."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A45"] [WhiteElo "2235"] [BlackElo "1971"] [Annotator "Simeonidis John"] [PlyCount "35"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 c5 3. Bxf6 gxf6 4. d5 Qb6 5. Qc1 Bh6 6. e3 f5 7. c4 f4 $6 ( 7... d6 $1 8. Nc3 Nd7 {Is ok for Black}) 8. exf4 Bxf4 9. Qxf4 $1 Qxb2 10. Ne2 Qxa1 11. Nec3 Qb2 $2 (11... d6 $8 $13) 12. d6 $1 $40 Nc6 13. Be2 $146 (13. Bd3 $1 exd6 14. O-O Ne5 15. Qf6 O-O 16. Nd5 Re8 17. Qg5+ Ng6 18. Nf6+ Kf8 19. Qh6+ Ke7 20. Nd5+ Kd8 21. Bxg6 hxg6 22. Nbc3 {1-0 Hodgson,J (2580)-Van der Wiel,J (2555)/Amsterdam 1994/EXT 2003}) 13... exd6 $2 (13... Qc2 $1 14. O-O Qg6 $13) 14. O-O $18 {now White is winning} O-O 15. Qg5+ Kh8 16. Qf6+ Kg8 17. Bd3 Re8 18. Qf5 1-0 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.07"] [Round "5"] [White "Theodorou, N."] [Black "Fragiadakis, E."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A25"] [WhiteElo "2129"] [BlackElo "1912"] [Annotator "Simeonidis John"] [PlyCount "92"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] 1. c4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 f5 4. Bg2 (4. Nf3 $1 Nf6 5. d4 e4 6. Nh4 {Is more accurate in order to get advantage with White}) 4... Nf6 5. e3 (5. d3 {is another option but} Bb4 {gives comfortable game to Black}) 5... d5 $5 {a typical idea} 6. cxd5 Nb4 7. d3 Nfxd5 8. Nxd5 Nxd5 9. Ne2 (9. Nf3 $5 Bd6 10. O-O Nf6 {Is ok for Black}) 9... Bb4+ 10. Bd2 Bxd2+ 11. Qxd2 O-O $11 12. O-O Qd6 13. a3 c6 14. Rac1 Be6 15. Rfd1 Rad8 16. e4 (16. d4 $5) 16... Nf6 17. Qc2 f4 ( 17... Ng4 $5) 18. f3 $6 (18. d4 $1 {Now is the time!}) 18... Ng4 $1 $15 19. Rd2 Ne3 20. Qc5 $1 g5 21. Qxd6 Rxd6 22. Rc5 g4 $6 (22... Kf7 $1 23. Rxe5 $2 Nc4 $17 ) 23. Rxe5 gxf3 24. Bxf3 fxg3 25. Rg5+ Kh8 26. Rxg3 $11 Nc4 27. Rc2 $6 (27. Rd1 $1 Nxb2 28. Rb1 Nxd3 29. Rxb7 $11) 27... Rxd3 $15 28. Bh5 $1 Bh3 $1 29. Rc1 $2 Nxb2 30. Rb1 Nd1 $1 $19 31. Rxh3 Rxh3 32. Ng3 Ne3 33. Be2 b6 34. Rc1 Rh4 35. Rxc6 Rhf4 36. Rc7 Rf2 37. Bb5 Rg2+ 38. Kh1 Rff2 39. Nf1 Nxf1 40. Bxf1 Rxh2+ 41. Kg1 Rb2 42. e5 Rh5 43. e6 Rg5+ 44. Kh1 Rb1 45. Rf7 Re1 46. e7 Rge5 0-1 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.08"] [Round "6"] [White "Papaioannou, I."] [Black "Maiorov, N."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "E04"] [WhiteElo "2606"] [BlackElo "2554"] [Annotator "Simeonidis John"] [PlyCount "89"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 d5 4. Bg2 Bb4+ 5. Nd2 {Papaioannou speciality!} O-O 6. Ngf3 dxc4 7. Qc2 Nc6 8. Qxc4 Qd5 9. O-O Bxd2 10. Qxd5 exd5 11. Bxd2 Re8 12. e3 Bf5 13. Rfc1 Be4 14. b4 Rec8 15. b5 Nd8 {This line is considered to be close to equal but i believe white can keep a slight advantage} 16. Bb4 $1 $146 (16. Ne5 Bxg2 17. Kxg2 Ne6 18. a4 a6 19. Rab1 axb5 20. Rxb5 Rxa4 21. Rxb7 Ra2 22. Be1 h5 23. h3 Rca8 24. Rcb1 g5 25. R1b2 {1/2-1/2 Belov,V (2625)-Tomashevsky,E (2708)/Irkutsk 2010/CBM 138}) 16... Ne6 17. Ne5 Bxg2 18. Kxg2 a6 19. a4 Ne8 20. Nd3 $14 {Better pawn stracture and bishop gives white an edge!} Rd8 21. g4 $1 { After fixing the c7 pawn white starts getting space in the king side!} g6 22. h3 (22. Be7 $5 Rd7 23. Bh4 {Also gives Black problems}) 22... f6 23. Rcb1 Kf7 24. f3 Ra7 25. bxa6 Rxa6 26. a5 Rda8 27. Kg3 {White keeps improving the position!} b6 $6 {Black couldn't take the pressure any more!} 28. axb6 $1 cxb6 $8 (28... Rxa1 $4 29. Rxa1 Rxa1 30. b7 $18) 29. Rxa6 Rxa6 30. Rc1 Ra8 $6 (30... N8c7 $14) 31. Rc6 $1 $16 Rb8 32. Kg2 Nd8 33. Rc2 Ne6 34. Rc6 Nd8 35. Rc1 Ne6 36. Be1 $5 Rb7 37. Bg3 {Black can only wait!There is no plan.} f5 $6 { Weakening e5 can't be a good idea!} 38. Rc6 N6c7 39. gxf5 gxf5 40. Nb4 b5 41. Be5 $18 {Too many weaknesses.} Ra7 42. Rh6 Kg8 43. Rb6 Ra4 44. Nd3 Ra6 $2 45. Rb8 {An excellent positional achievement by Papaioannou!} 1-0 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.09"] [Round "7"] [White "Theodorou, N."] [Black "Bahar, Mose Iakov"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B96"] [WhiteElo "2129"] [BlackElo "1918"] [Annotator "Simeonidis John"] [PlyCount "73"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4 Qc7 8. Qf3 Nbd7 9. O-O-O b5 10. Bd3 Bb7 11. Rhe1 O-O-O $6 12. f5 $1 e5 13. Nb3 Be7 14. a4 $1 {Kotronias closed the line for black after his game with Jobava!} b4 15. Bxf6 Nxf6 16. Nd5 Nxd5 17. exd5 Kb8 $6 (17... a5 18. Re4 Kb8 19. Rc4 Qb6 20. Be4 h5 21. Kb1 h4 22. Ka2 Bg5 23. c3 Be3 24. cxb4 axb4 25. Re1 Bf4 26. Bd3 Ka8 27. a5 Qa7 28. Rc7 Qb8 29. Rxf7 Qc8 30. Bb5 Rhf8 31. Rxg7 Rxf5 32. a6 e4 33. axb7+ Qxb7 34. Rxb7 exf3 35. Bc6 {1-0 Kotronias,V (2580)-Jobava,B (2566)/ Batumi 2002/CBM 090/[Tyomkin,D]}) 18. a5 $1 $14 Ka8 19. Kb1 Rb8 20. g3 Bd8 $146 (20... Bc8 21. Re4 Qa7 22. Rc4 Bd7 23. Rc6 Bxc6 24. dxc6 Qc7 25. Bxa6 d5 26. Bb7+ Rxb7 27. cxb7+ Qxb7 28. Rxd5 Rd8 29. Rxd8+ Bxd8 30. Qd3 Be7 31. Nd2 f6 32. Qc4 Ka7 33. Ne4 Bf8 34. g4 Qd7 35. Kc1 Qd8 36. Nc5 Bxc5 37. Qxc5+ Ka6 38. Qxb4 Qxa5 39. Qxa5+ Kxa5 40. Kd2 Kb4 41. h4 Kc4 42. Ke3 h6 43. Ke4 Kc5 44. b3 Kc6 45. c4 Kc5 46. Ke3 Kb4 47. Kd3 Kc5 48. Kc3 Kb6 49. b4 Kc6 50. c5 Kd5 51. Kd3 Kc6 52. Kc4 Kc7 53. Kd5 Kb7 54. b5 Kc8 55. c6 Kc7 56. Kc5 Kc8 57. b6 Kd8 58. Kd6 {1-0 Filev,G (2378)-Ljangov,P (2095)/Sofia 2009/EXT 2010}) 21. Bf1 Qd7 22. Qg4 $1 g6 $1 23. Qxb4 $5 (23. Bd3 $1) 23... gxf5 24. Qd2 Bc8 (24... Rg8 25. Bh3 Rg5 $14) 25. Bh3 Qa4 $2 26. Rf1 Rb5 $6 27. Bxf5 $16 Bxa5 28. Qd3 Bb7 29. Bd7 $1 $18 Rb8 30. Bxb5 axb5 31. Nxa5 Qxa5 32. Rxf7 Ba6 33. Qxh7 Qb6 34. Rc7 b4 35. Rc6 Qa5 36. Qc7 Qb5 37. Qxd6 {Great performance from White!} 1-0 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.10"] [Round "8"] [White "Pap, Misa"] [Black "Makka, I."] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B12"] [WhiteElo "2504"] [BlackElo "2073"] [Annotator "Simeonidis John"] [PlyCount "47"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] 1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. f3 e6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Bd2 $5 {Not so common but very tricky move!} Bxc3 $6 {Taking the pawn gives white too much counterplay!} (5... Ne7 { Is better!}) 6. Bxc3 dxe4 7. Nh3 $5 $146 (7. d5 {Has been played here}) (7. Qe2 $5 exf3 8. Nxf3 $44) (7. fxe4 $2 Qh4+ $1) 7... exf3 8. Qxf3 $44 Nh6 $6 (8... Ne7 {was prefferable}) ({or} 8... Nf6) 9. Bd3 Qh4+ 10. Nf2 Nf5 11. g4 $1 Ne7 12. O-O-O $40 Nd5 13. Bd2 Qf6 14. Qg3 $1 Qe7 $8 15. Ne4 O-O 16. g5 b5 (16... Nd7 {Was better but still black is lost}) 17. Nf6+ $1 $18 Kh8 (17... Nxf6 18. gxf6 Qxf6 19. Bg5 $18) 18. Qh4 h6 19. Qe4 g6 20. Qh4 h5 21. Nxh5 Kg8 22. Nf6+ Nxf6 23. gxf6 Qd8 24. Ba5 {Very agressive play from Pap!} 1-0 [Event "Open Tournament Gazi 2012"] [Site "Amoudara, Gazi"] [Date "2012.08.11"] [Round "9"] [White "Tsilidis, A."] [Black "Sethuraman, S."] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "A64"] [WhiteElo "2247"] [BlackElo "2546"] [Annotator "Simeonidis John"] [PlyCount "66"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g3 c5 4. d5 exd5 5. cxd5 d6 6. Bg2 g6 7. Nf3 Bg7 8. Nc3 O-O 9. O-O Re8 10. Nd2 a6 11. a4 Nbd7 {Main line g3 Benoni} 12. Nc4 (12. h3 { Is the main move}) 12... Ne5 $1 13. Nxe5 Rxe5 $11 14. h3 Rb8 15. Bf4 Re8 16. a5 b6 $1 17. axb6 Rxb6 18. Qc1 Bf5 $1 19. g4 $6 Be4 20. f3 (20. Nxe4 $1 Nxe4 21. Ra2 $15) 20... Bxd5 $3 {Giving up the bishop only to take it back after a few moves!} 21. g5 Nh5 22. Nxd5 Bxb2 23. Qd2 $2 (23. Qc4 $1 Bd4+ 24. e3 $8 Nxf4 25. exd4 Qxg5 26. Nxf4 Qxf4 $132 {Bishop on g2 is out of play.Black has too many pawns!}) 23... Bd4+ 24. Kh1 $2 (24. e3 $8 Nxf4 25. exd4 Nxd5 26. dxc5 dxc5 27. Rad1 Rd6 28. f4 Re2 29. Qxe2 Nc3 30. Qc4 Nxd1 31. Qxc5 Rd4 $17) 24... Rb2 $19 25. Qd3 Nxf4 26. Nxf4 Qxg5 {The knight has no place to go!} 27. e3 Rxe3 28. Qxa6 Qxf4 29. Qc8+ Kg7 30. Ra8 Kh6 31. Qf8+ Bg7 32. Qd8 Be5 33. Qf8+ Kh5 { Great game from Black!} 0-1