Games
[Event "?"] [Site "?"] [Date "2017.11.01"] [Round "?"] [White "CS"] [Black "Unlucky Opponent"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C39"] [SetUp "1"] [FEN "2kr4/p1p1bp1p/2p5/8/2P1PprP/8/PP4P1/R1B2K1R w - - 0 20"] [PlyCount "63"] [SourceDate "2015.08.21"] [SourceVersionDate "2015.08.21"] {After some poor opening choices, I (white) was feeling thoroughly dejected. My Rook and Bishop on a1 and c1 have played absolutely no part in the game at all.} 20. Kf2 Rdg8 $2 {I was very surprised by this, it gave me some hope!} ( 20... h5 {I was expecting this and pondering resignation...} 21. Kf3 Rd3+ 22. Ke2 Rdg3 23. Rh2 Bxh4 $19) 21. h5 $4 (21. Kf3 Bd6 22. Rh3 Rg3+ 23. Rxg3 Rxg3+ 24. Kf2 Bc5+ 25. Kf1 Rg4 $17) 21... Rxg2+ 22. Kf3 R8g3+ 23. Kxf4 Bd6+ $4 (23... Bg5+ 24. Ke5 {Forced as} (24. Kf5 $4 Rf2+ 25. Ke5 (25. Bf4 Rxf4+ 26. Ke5 Rf2 27. Kd4 Be3+ 28. Kc3 Bc5#) 25... Bf6#)) 24. e5 {Only move.} Rg4+ $4 $11 { All of Blacks advantage has now gone.} 25. Kf5 Be7 26. Bf4 Rg8 27. b3 Rf2 $6 $16 28. Rhf1 Rgg2 (28... Rg5+ $1 29. Ke4 Rxf1 30. Rxf1 Rxh5) 29. Rxf2 Rxf2 30. Kg4 Kd7 31. Be3 Rh2 32. Bxa7 Rh4+ (32... c5 33. a3 Rh4+ 34. Kg3 Rxh5 35. Rf1) 33. Kf3 Rxh5 34. Bd4 Ke6 35. a4 {I had visions of winning now.} Rh3+ 36. Ke4 Rxb3 37. a5 Rb8 38. a6 c5 39. Bc3 h5 40. a7 Ra8 41. Ra6+ Kd7 42. Kf3 h4 43. Kg4 Kc8 44. Be1 Kb7 45. Ra2 Rxa7 46. Rxa7+ Kxa7 47. Bxh4 Bxh4 $4 {The losing move. My opponent was very short of time.} (47... Bf8 48. Kf5 Bg7 49. Bf6 Bh6 50. Bh8 Kb6 51. Kf6 Bf4 52. Kxf7 Bxe5 53. Bxe5 Ka5 54. Bc3+ Ka4 $11) 48. Kxh4 Kb6 49. Kg5 Kc6 50. Kf6 Kd7 51. Kxf7 {Chess is a cruel game, I deserved nothing and somehow managed to fluke a win.} 1-0