Games
[Event "Peterlee v Hartlepool"] [Site "?"] [Date "2019.01.29"] [Round "?"] [White "Ian Hunter"] [Black "C.Solomon"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "D02"] [WhiteElo "80"] [PlyCount "61"] 1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. e3 a6 4. c3 Nf6 5. Bd3 Bg4 6. Nbd2 e6 (6... e5 {was a tad more direct.}) 7. Qc2 Bxf3 8. Nxf3 g6 9. O-O Be7 $6 {Fianchetto?} 10. Ng5 Qd6 11. e4 $1 Nxe4 12. Nxe4 dxe4 13. Bxe4 O-O-O 14. g3 Bf6 (14... h5 15. Re1 h4 16. b4 hxg3 17. hxg3) 15. Be3 Rhe8 16. Rad1 h5 17. Bf4 Qe7 18. Bxc6 bxc6 19. Qa4 Kd7 $4 (19... Kb7 20. Rd3 h4 21. Rfd1 hxg3 22. hxg3 e5 23. Be3 $16 { White is better, but the battle continue's.}) 20. d5 exd5 21. Rxd5+ Kc8 { #3 Its harsh to criticise this as the alternatives were...} (21... Qd6 22. Bxd6 cxd6 23. Rfd1 Be7 $18) (21... Ke6 22. Qe4+ Be5 23. Qxe5#) 22. Qxa6+ Kb8 23. Qxc6 $4 {The kill was missed!} (23. Ra5 {Mate is unavoidable.}) 23... Rxd5 24. Qxd5 Rd8 25. Qb5+ Kc8 26. Qa6+ Kd7 27. Qb7 Be5 $2 28. Re1 (28. Qb5+ {If black tries to hold the Be5 with..} Kd6 $4 {He runs into the terminal...} 29. Rd1+ Ke6 30. Qxe5#) 28... f6 29. Qb5+ Kc8 30. Bxe5 fxe5 31. Rxe5 1-0