Aberystwyth maintained their good form of the season at home to Gwyddbwyll.com on Tuesday 17th April with a comfortable win, dominating all the games from the early stages. Playing White on top board, Adam Watkin-Jones took advantage of Iwan Griffiths’s unfamiliarity with the theory of the Semi-Tarrasch Defence, gaining a passed pawn and a big space advantage, which he soon transformed into the win of a piece. I was nervous against Tegwyn Jones after a bad run of form recently, but quickly picked up two pawns in a Budapest Gambit, and was able to exchange into a winning ending without too much difficulty. Sam Holman’s no-nonsense approach to the tricky Bird’s Defence to the Ruy Lopez was not the best, but Dylan Jones didn’t know the theory either and got a cramped position, allowing White to build pressure against a pinned knight and eventually win it. Dan Hardman’s game against Emyr Llywelyn was a quiet Reti where White’s aimless manoeuvring let him in for a knight fork, after which he was always ahead. A 4-0 win for Aberystwyth keeps the club on course for this year’s League title.

[Event “Dyfed League: Gwyddbwyll.com”] [Site “?”] [Date “2018.04.17”] [Round “?”] [White “Watkin-Jones, A.”] [Black “Griffiths, I.”] [Result “1-0”] [ECO “D41”] [WhiteElo “1957”] [BlackElo “1628”] [Annotator “Rudy”] [PlyCount “43”] [EventDate “2018.04.18”] 1. c4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e6 3. Nf3 (3. e4 {main, a sharper line}) 3… d5 4. d4 c5 { semi-Tarrasch} 5. cxd5 Nxd5 (5… exd5 {Tarrasch}) 6. e4 (6. e3 {is a slower alternative}) 6… Nxc3 7. bxc3 Nc6 {dangerous, as it lures pawns forward to displace the N} (7… cxd4 8. cxd4 Bb4+ (8… Nc6 9. Bc4 b5 $1 { Spassky-Fischer, World Ch, Reykjavik 1972,1/2-1/2}) 9. Bd2 Bxd2+ 10. Qxd2 O-O 11. Bc4 Nc6 12. O-O b6 {main line, known from GM practice over the tears}) 8. d5 {main, 87% for Wh} exd5 9. exd5 {Stockfish9 already considers this winning for Wh} Qe7+ (9… Ne7 10. d6 Nf5 (10… Nc6 11. Bf4 {2-0}) 11. Bb5+ Bd7 12. Qe2+ {wins a piece}) 10. Be2 Ne5 (10… Nd8 11. O-O Qd6 12. Re1 Be7 13. Bb5+ Bd7 14. Bxd7+ Kxd7 15. Qa4+ Kc8 16. Qg4+ Qd7 17. Qxg7 {Carr-Everitt, Gb ch U120, aberystwyth 2014,1-0}) 11. O-O $18 Bd7 (11… Nxf3+ 12. Bxf3 Qd6 13. g3 ( 13. Re1+) (13. Bg5) 13… Be7 14. Bf4 Qf6 15. d6 Bxd6 16. Bxd6 Be6 17. Bxb7 Qd8 18. Bc6+ {Huebner-Hagemann, simul, CC siemens , Munich 2002, 1-0}) (11… Qc7 12. Nxe5 Qxe5 13. Bb5+ Kd8 14. Re1 Qd6 15. Re8+ Kc7 16. Qf3 {Steeger-Lemos de Freita, ICCF jubilee corr 2001,1-0 & Matzies-Kail, Eschborn op 2017, 1-0}) 12. Bf4 {Komodo11 & Stockfish9} (12. Nxe5 Qxe5 13. Bb5 O-O-O 14. Bxd7+ Rxd7 15. Qa4 (15. Re1 Qc7 16. Qg4 $16 {Komodo11}) 15… Bd6 16. g3 g5 (16… a6 $11 { Komodo11}) 17. Be3 (17. Qxa7) 17… h5 18. Qxa7 $16 {Sauleda Roig-Oliver Grammatico, Mallorca ch tm. Palma de Mallorca 2002,1-0}) (12. Rb1 $1 O-O-O 13. Qb3 Bf5 (13… b6 14. Qa3 Nxf3+ 15. Bxf3 Bf5 16. Rxb6 axb6 17. Qa8+ Kc7 18. Qc6+ Kb8 19. Qxb6+ Kc8 20. d6 Rxd6 21. Qxc5+ Kd8 22. Qxf5 $18 {Stockfish9}) 14. Nxe5 Bxb1 15. Re1 Qxe5 16. Bg4+ Bf5 17. Rxe5 Bxg4 18. Qa4 $18 {Stockfish9}) 12… Ng6 (12… f6 13. Re1 (13. Nxe5 fxe5 14. Bh5+ g6 (14… Kd8 15. Re1 $18) 15. Bxe5 O-O-O 16. Bxh8 $18 {Komodo11}) (13. Rb1 O-O-O 14. Qb3 Bf5 15. Nxe5 fxe5 16. Bg5 $18 {Komodo11}) 13… O-O-O 14. Nxe5 fxe5 15. Bf3 exf4 16. Rxe7 Bxe7 {Urosevic-Cirovic, Belgrade Winter op 2008,1-0}) 13. Bg3 $18 (13. Bc7 { prevents 0-0-0, & driving the B away with Rc8 , leaves the Bl K stuck in the centre, awaiting Re1} Qf6 14. d6 $18 {Komodo11 & Stockfish9- sharpest}) (13. Re1 $18 {Komodo11; looked at by Rudy during game} O-O-O (13… Nxf4 14. Bc4 Ne6 15. dxe6 fxe6 16. Ne5 O-O-O 17. Nxd7 Rxd7 18. Bxe6 Qxe6 19. Rxe6 Rxd1+ 20. Rxd1 $18) 14. Bf1 Nxf4 (14… Qf6 15. Bg5 $18) 15. Rxe7 Bxe7 16. Qb3 $18 (16. Ne5 $18)) 13… O-O-O 14. Re1 $18 (14. Rb1 $1 $18 {Komodo11 & Stockfish9} Be6 ( 14… Bf5 15. Qa4 Bxb1 16. Qxa7 $1 (16. Rxb1 f5 17. Qxa7 f4 18. Ng5 {mating , Komodo11}) 16… Qxe2 17. Rxb1 Qe7 18. Rb6 {mating} (18. Bd6 Kd7 19. Bxe7 $18) (18. Ng5 Kd7 19. Qa4+ Kc8 20. d6 $18 {Komodo11}))) (14. Qb3 $5 {Rudy} Qxe2 15. Qa3 (15. c4 Qe7 16. Qa3 a6 17. Rab1 Qf6 18. Qa5 Nf4 19. Bxf4 Qxf4 20. Rxb7 Kxb7 21. Rb1+ Bb5 22. Qxd8 Qxc4 23. d6 Qd3 24. Qc7+ Ka8 25. Qc8+ Ka7 26. Qc7+ $11 { Komodo11 & Stockfish9}) (15. Rfe1 {doesn’t trap the Q}) 15… Qa6 16. Qxa6 bxa6 17. Rfb1 Bb5 18. a4 Bd3 19. Rb8+ Kd7 20. Rb7+ Kc8 (20… Ke8 21. Re1+ Be7 22. d6 $18) 21. Rb8+ $11) 14… Qf6 15. Qb3 $18 (15. Nd2 Re8 16. Rb1 Bd6 17. Bxd6 Qxd6 18. Nc4 Qf6 19. d6 Nf4 20. Bf3 Nh3+ 21. Kf1 Qh4 22. Rxe8+ Rxe8 23. Bxb7+ Kd8 24. gxh3 Qxc4+ 25. Kg1 $16 {Komodo11}) 15… Bd6 16. Reb1 (16. Rab1 b6 17. a4 $18 {Komodo11}) 16… b6 17. a4 Bxg3 (17… Nf4 $5 {Rudy} 18. Bxf4 Bxf4 19. a5 $18) 18. hxg3 {the Bl N is now out of the game} Bf5 19. Rb2 (19. Rd1 a5 20. Nd2 Kc7 21. Nc4 Rd6 (21… Rb8 22. d6+ Kd8 23. Qb5 $18 {Komodo11})) (19. Ba6+ Kc7 20. Rd1 Qd6 21. a5 b5 22. Bxb5 Rb8 23. Qc4 $18 {Stockfish9}) 19… Rd6 ( 19… Be4 20. c4 Bxf3 21. Bxf3 Ne5 22. Be2 Kc7 23. a5 $18 {Komodo11}) 20. a5 Rhd8 21. Qc4 $1 $18 (21. Qa4 Qxc3 22. axb6 Qxb2 23. Qxa7 (23. bxa7 $18) 23… Rxb6 24. Ba6+ Rb7 25. Bxb7+ Qxb7 26. Qxc5+ Qc7 (26… Kb8 27. Nd4) 27. Ra8+ Kd7 28. Ra7 $18 {Komodo11}) (21. Nd2 Ne5 22. Qa3 Nd3 23. axb6 Rxb6 24. Rxb6 axb6 ( 24… Qxb6 25. Rb1 $18 {the Bl K position is far too open.})) (21. Bb5 Bd7 22. Nd2 Bxb5 23. Ne4 Qf5 24. Nxd6+ Rxd6 25. Qxb5 Qxd5 26. Re2 $18 {Stockfish9}) 21… Kd7 (21… Kb8 22. axb6 Rxb6 (22… axb6 23. Qa6 {with a quick mate}) 23. Qa4 (23. Qxc5) 23… Rd7 24. Rxb6+ Qxb6 25. g4 $18) 22. g4 $1 {simplest, winning a piece. while the Bl K is not yet out of the woods} (22. Qa6 $5 { Rudy, allows Bl wiggle-room} Ke8 23. Bb5+ (23. Qb5+ Kf8 24. axb6 axb6 25. c4 $14) 23… Kf8 24. Re1 Qxc3 25. Rbe2 $16) 1-0 [Event “Dyfed League: Gwyddbwyll.com”] [Site “?”] [Date “2018.04.17”] [Round “?”] [White “Jones, Tegwyn”] [Black “Francis, Matthew”] [Result “0-1”] [ECO “A51”] [WhiteElo “1174”] [BlackElo “1762”] [Annotator “Rudy”] [PlyCount “80”] [EventDate “2018.04.18”] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e5 3. e3 {declining the Budapest} (3. dxe5) 3… Bb4+ 4. Bd2 Bxd2+ 5. Nxd2 exd4 6. exd4 O-O {Bl has achieved a comfortable equality & Wh only scores 36% from this position} 7. Bd3 Re8+ (7… d5 {main} 8. Ne2 Nc6 9. O-O dxc4 10. Nxc4 Re8 {leaves Wh with a vulnerable d pawn & a displaced N on e2 }) 8. Ne2 d5 9. c5 {scores a bit bettter at 33 % than the alternative} (9. O-O {which just manages 17% for Wh}) 9… Nc6 10. a3 {missing the real threat rather than Nb4} (10. O-O Bg4 11. f3 {Wh has a hole at e3 to deal with} (11. Nb3 a5 12. f3 Bd7 13. Re1 Qe7 14. Qd2 Qe3+ 15. Qxe3 Rxe3 16. Bb5 a4 17. Nd2 Rae8 {Gielow-Lagemann, DESC corr 2001,0-1}) 11… Bh5 {2 draws, 3 losses for Wh } (11… Qe7 {3 losses, 2 draws for Wh} 12. Rf2 Bh5 {Taylor-Heaven, WLS ch 2014, 1/2-1/2} (12… Bd7 {Komodo11} 13. Nf1 Nb4 14. Bb1 Bb5 15. Neg3 g6 16. a3 Nc6 17. b4 Qe1 18. Rd2 h5 19. Bc2 Qxd1 20. Raxd1 a5 21. Bd3 Nxd4 22. Kf2 h4 { Klaric-Bajkusa, Split op 2009,0-1}))) 10… Nxd4 $19 11. O-O Nxe2+ 12. Bxe2 Qe7 {winning a second pawn, now its support has gone} 13. Bb5 c6 14. Bd3 Qxc5 15. b4 Qe7 {provoking exchanges that lead to a winning endgame} (15… Qd6 { with chances of an attack preferred by both Komodo11 & Stockfish9}) 16. Re1 Qxe1+ 17. Qxe1 Rxe1+ 18. Rxe1 Be6 (18… Bd7 {Rudy & Komodo11, brings the R to the e file quicker} 19. Nb3 (19. Re7 Kf8) 19… Re8 20. Rc1 Kf8 $19) 19. Nb3 Re8 20. Nc5 Bc8 21. Rxe8+ {keeping Rs on gives Wh better chances of surving, When behind, swap pawns, not pieces ( & vice versa when ahead). There is no entry for either R on the only open file so far.} Nxe8 22. f3 Nd6 (22… g6) 23. Bc2 {no need for this retreat} (23. Kf2) 23… h6 24. Kf2 Kf8 25. Ke3 $2 Nc4+ 26. Kd4 Ke7 (26… Nxa3 {why not take the pawn? A king invasion via e5 is met by Ke7, & Bl also gains a tempo on the B} 27. Bd3 Ke7 28. Ke5 b6 29. Nb3 Be6 30. f4 Nc4+ 31. Bxc4 dxc4 32. Nd4 f6+ 33. Ke4 Kd6 $19 {is a very comfortable win for Bl}) 27. a4 b6 28. Nb3 Be6 (28… Kd6 {looks more natural, Rudy & Komodo11} 29. a5 Ne5 30. axb6 axb6 31. Kc3 (31. Bd1 c5+ {anyway, as grabbing the pawn loses a piece} 32. bxc5+ bxc5+ 33. Nxc5 $2 Nc6+) 31… c5 $19 {mobilizes the centre pawns}) 29. f4 Nd6 (29… Bg4) (29… a5 30. f5 axb4 31. fxe6 fxe6 32. Kd3 c5 {Komodo11- Bl’s pawn mass is worth more than a piece, but looks like an unneccesary complication when already 2 pawns ahead}) 30. Nd2 ( 30. a5 {gets rid of a pawn & takes pawns away from the reach of Bl’s B}) 30… Nf5+ (30… a5 31. bxa5 c5+ 32. Kd3 bxa5 (32… Bf5+ 33. Kc3 d4+ 34. Kb2 Bxc2 35. Kxc2 bxa5) 33. Bd1 Bf5+ $19 {Komodo11}) 31. Kd3 (31. Bxf5 {looks like a chance, but Bl is too much ahead} Bxf5 32. b5 Kd6 33. bxc6 Kxc6 34. Nf1 a5 $19 {Komodo11}) 31… c5 32. b5 {leaves both Q side pawns exposed to a Bl K entry} (32. bxc5 bxc5 33. Bd1 (33. Bb3 $5 c4+ (33… Kd6)) 33… c4+ 34. Ke2 d4 $19) 32… c4+ 33. Ke2 Nd4+ 34. Kd1 Nxc2 (34… Bg4+ 35. Kc1 Ne2+ 36. Kb1 Nxf4 { picks up a 3rd pawn, but exchangiing a piece gives a simpler endgame}) 35. Kxc2 Kd6 {played by Komodo11- getting the K into the act, but it does risk a blochade of the pawns on the same colour as their B} (35… d4 {though desirable, has the pawns needing a bit of extra care, having outrun their K support} 36. Nf3 Bf5+ 37. Kc1 (37. Kd2 $2 c3+ 38. Ke1 d3) 37… d3 38. Kd2 Kd6 39. Kc3 Be4 40. Nd2 Bd5 (40… Bxg2 41. Nxc4+ Ke6 42. f5+ Kf6 43. Kxd3 Bf1+ 44. Kc3 Bxc4 45. Kxc4 Kxf5 {is more complex to foresee}) 41. g3 {Blockade? But Bl can force a breakthrough elsewhere} Kc5 42. Nf1 h5 43. Nd2 f6 44. Nf1 g5 45. Nd2 gxf4 46. gxf4 h4 47. Nf1 Be6 48. Ne3 (48. Nd2 Kd5 49. Nxc4 Ke4 50. Nb2 Kxf4 51. Nxd3+ Kf3 {& since N’s have extra trouble with R’s pawns as well, its easy to win ( those Wh Q side pawns remain vulnerable to a B)}) 48… d2 49. Kxd2 Kb4 {picks up the Q side pawns}) 36. Kc3 Kc5 37. Nf3 {hoping to hold with Nd4?} Bg4 38. Ne1 (38. Nd4 Bd1 {picks up both Wh Q side pawns}) 38… d4+ 39. Kd2 c3+ 40. Kc2 Bf5+ (40… Kc4) 0-1 [Event “Dyfed League: Gwyddbwyll.com”] [Site “?”] [Date “2018.04.17”] [Round “?”] [White “Holman, S.”] [Black “Jones, Dylan”] [Result “1-0”] [ECO “C61”] [WhiteElo “1316”] [BlackElo “1206”] [Annotator “Rudy”] [PlyCount “53”] [EventDate “2018.04.18”] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nd4 {Bird’s defence} 4. Nxd4 exd4 5. c3 {eliminates the spearhead at once & gaining a centre; but allows Bl a tactic} (5. O-O { main, more flexible & avoids the tactice}) 5… a6 {giving Wh a score of 66%} ( 5… Qg5 {is a little awkward to meet; Wh scoring 43%} 6. Bf1 Bc5 7. d3 Qf6 ( 7… Qg6)) 6. Ba4 (6. Bc4) 6… dxc3 7. bxc3 $146 {strenghtening the centre} ( 7. Nxc3 {developing, 3-1}) 7… Nf6 8. Bc2 (8. e5 Nd5 (8… Qe7 $2 9. O-O $18) 9. O-O $14) 8… b5 (8… d6 {keeps the N in place, though the Wh centre gives Wh much the better prospects} 9. d4 $16) 9. O-O Bb7 10. Re1 c5 11. e5 Nd5 12. Be4 $16 Qg5 $2 {Bl needs to be developing, not hoping for a snap mate on g2} ( 12… Bc6 {securing the B, avois a lot of later trouble}) 13. d4 (13. c4 bxc4 14. d3 Qh4 15. g3 Qh3 16. dxc4 {wins a piece, because of the loose B}) (13. d3 Qe7 14. c4 $18 {is similar, & easier to see}) 13… Qe7 14. Qf3 Qe6 15. a4 $18 (15. c4 $1 bxc4 16. Nc3 Nxc3 17. Bxb7 $18 {Stockfish9} cxd4 (17… Rb8 18. d5 Qg6 19. e6 Rxb7 20. exf7+ Kd8 21. d6 Ne4 22. Bg5+ Kc8 23. Qxe4 Qxe4 24. Rxe4 Kb8 25. Be7 Ka8 26. Rxc4 {and Bl is totally tied down- Stockfish9}) 18. Bxa8 Bb4 19. Qb7 O-O 20. Qxb4 Rxa8 21. Bb2 $18 {a R up}) 15… Be7 16. axb5 (16. dxc5 $1 f5 (16… Qxe5 17. Bd2 f5 18. Bc2 Qc7 19. axb5 axb5 20. Rxa8+ Bxa8 21. Bb3 Qc6 22. Bg5 Kf8 23. Bxd5 Qxd5 24. Bxe7+ $18 {Stockfish9}) 17. Bxf5 Qc6 18. Be4 Rf8 19. Qh5+ Kd8 20. Nd2 (20. c4 Qxc5 21. Ra2 Qxc4 22. Rc2 Qxa4 23. Bg5 $18 {Stockfish9} (23. Rd2 Qc4 24. Qd1 Bc5 25. Rc2 Qxc2 26. Qxc2 Bxf2+ 27. Qxf2 Rxf2 28. Kxf2 Kc7 29. Ba3 $18 {Stockfish9}))) 16… axb5 17. Rxa8+ Bxa8 18. dxc5 ( 18. Na3 {Rudy & Stockfish9} O-O 19. Nxb5 c4 20. Bd2 $16 (20. Bf5 Qb6 (20… Qc6 21. Qh3 g6 22. Bxd7 $18) 21. Qh3 g6 22. Bxd7 $18)) 18… Bxc5 {missing the threat that Wh has been preparing} (18… Qxe5 19. Bd2 f5 20. Bxd5 Qxd5 21. Bg5 $18 {but Bl can escape the worst with}) (18… O-O 19. c6 (19. Rd1 Nc7 $11) 19… Nb6 (19… Bxc6 20. Bf5 {the Bl Q is in trouble} Ne3 21. Bxe6 Bxf3 22. Bxe3 fxe6 23. gxf3 $18 {Stockfish9}) 20. Qd3 h6 21. Qxb5 Rb8 (21… Bd8 22. cxd7 Bxe4 23. Rxe4 Nxd7 24. Ba3 $16 (24. Be3 $16)) 22. c7 Rc8 23. Be3 Bxe4 24. Bxb6 Bd3 25. Qb2 $18 {Stockfish9}) 19. Rd1 $18 O-O 20. Bxd5 Qg6 21. Bxa8 Qxb1 22. Be3 (22. Be4 {Stockfish9} Qa2 23. g3 $18 (23. Rxd7 $18)) 22… Qa2 23. Bd5 (23. Bxc5 Rxa8 24. Rxd7 $18) 23… Bxe3 $2 (23… Qa7 24. Bf4 $18) 24. Bxa2 Bc5 25. Rxd7 h6 26. Rxf7 Rd8 27. Rd7+ (27. Rf8+ {Rudy, is the quickest mate} Kh7 28. Qf5+ g6 29. Qf7#) 1-0 [Event “Dyfed League: Gwydbwyll.com”] [Site “?”] [Date “2018.04.17”] [Round “?”] [White “Llywelyn, E.”] [Black “Hardman, Dan”] [Result “0-1”] [ECO “E60”] [WhiteElo “950”] [BlackElo “1246”] [Annotator “Rudy”] [PlyCount “76”] [EventDate “2018.04.18”] 1. Nf3 Nf6 2. d4 g6 3. c4 c5 4. e3 (4. Nc3) (4. d5) 4… Bg7 5. Nbd2 (5. Nc3 { main, posts the N on a more active square.}) 5… cxd4 6. Nxd4 (6. exd4 d5 { more frequent, 1 draw & 6 Bl wins}) 6… O-O 7. Be2 (7. Bd3 {2 draws}) 7… Nc6 8. N2b3 (8. N4b3 d5 9. cxd5 Nxd5 10. Bf3 Ne5 11. O-O Nb4 12. a3 Nbd3 (12… Nxf3+ 13. Qxf3 Nc2 14. Rb1 Qc7 $19) 13. Be4 Qb6 14. Bxd3 Nxd3 15. Nc4 Qd8 16. Qe2 e5 17. e4 Be6 18. Ncd2 Nf4 19. Qf3 h5 {Gualtieri-Msacellani, ITA ch U18, Rimini 1993,0-1}) 8… b6 (8… d5 {Komodo11} 9. cxd5 Nxd4 10. Nxd4 Nxd5 $15 ( 10… Qxd5 $15)) (8… d6 9. O-O a5 10. Bf3 a4 11. Nxc6 bxc6 12. Nd4 Bb7 13. Qe2 d5 14. Rd1 e5 15. Nc2 Ba6 $17 (15… e4 $19 {Komodo11}) 16. Na3 e4 $19 { David-Kostin, GER-RUS Seniors, Serpukhov 2005,1/2-1/2}) 9. O-O Bb7 $15 { Bl is better develped with more active pieces . Wh has lost time with the Nd2-b3 moves} 10. Bd2 Ne4 (10… Nxd4 11. exd4 Ne4 12. Bf4 d5 $15 {Komodo11}) 11. Nf3 $2 {undeveloping & dropping a key pawn ( splitting up the other Q side pawns)} (11. Be1 a5 12. f3 Nd6 13. a4 Nxd4 14. Nxd4 Rc8 15. b3 $11 {Komodo11}) 11… Bxb2 $17 12. Rb1 Bg7 13. Bc1 $2 {to make use of the otherwise passive B, but Bl should now grab an exchange} Qc7 (13… Nc3 $19) 14. Bb2 Bxb2 15. Rxb2 Rfd8 (15… Rac8) 16. Nbd4 Rac8 17. Qc1 Nxd4 18. Nxd4 (18. exd4 d5 $17 { Komodo11}) 18… Nc5 (18… Ba6 $19 {Komodo11} 19. Rc2 e5 20. f3 (20. Nb3 d5 $19) 20… exd4 21. fxe4 dxe3 22. Qxe3 Qc5 $19 {the Wh pawns are split & vulnerable, with Wh also having a bad Bcontrained by those pawns & already a pawn down}) 19. Nf3 Bxf3 (19… d5 $19 {Komodo11} 20. Rc2 (20. cxd5 Na4 21. Qxc7 Rxc7 22. Rd2 Rxd5 23. Rxd5 Bxd5 24. a3 Nc3 25. Bd3 b5 {and Bl advances on the Q side}) 20… dxc4 21. Rxc4 e5) 20. Bxf3 (20. gxf3 d5 $19 {Bl has an extra Q side pawn, more active pieces & a weakened K side to play against}) 20… Nd3 {wins the exchange after all.} 21. Qb1 Nxb2 22. Qxb2 Qxc4 {and another pawn} 23. Qe5 e6 (23… Qc5) 24. Qf6 Qc3 25. Qxc3 Rxc3 26. g3 d5 27. Kg2 Rdc8 (27… Ra3 28. Ra1 Rc8 (28… Kg7)) 28. Kg1 d4 (28… Ra3) (28… Rc1) 29. e4 $2 (29. Re1 Rc1 $19) 29… Rxf3 30. Kg2 Rfc3 (30… Ra3) 31. Rd1 Rd8 ( 31… e5) 32. Kf1 Rc2 33. Ke1 Rxa2 34. h4 d3 (34… Rc8 35. Rxd4 Rc1+ 36. Rd1 Rxd1+ (36… Rcc2) 37. Kxd1 Rxf2 {Komodo11}) 35. g4 Re2+ 36. Kf1 Rxe4 (36… Rc2 37. e5 d2 38. Ke2 Rc1 39. Rxd2 Rxd2+ 40. Kxd2 Rc5 41. f4 a5 {Komodo11, the outside passed pawn Qs}) 37. f3 Re2 38. h5 Kf8 (38… gxh5 39. gxh5 Rh2 40. Kg1 Rc2 41. Kf1 Kg7 {is another of several ways to win}) 0-1

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