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Correspondence Chess • mattbcheck vs ismithers

mattbcheck (1938) plays ismithers (1811) in a rated Correspondence game of chess. ismithers resigned after 36 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

C64 Ruy Lopez: Classical Variation

mattbcheck (1938)+6
3 Inaccuracies
2 Mistakes
0 Blunders
27 Average centipawn loss
ismithers (1811)−8
6 Inaccuracies
4 Mistakes
1 Blunders
57 Average centipawn loss
[Event "Rated Correspondence game"] [Site "https://lichess.org/005AX7D0"] [Date "2018.03.17"] [Round "-"] [White "mattbcheck"] [Black "ismithers"] [Result "1-0"] [UTCDate "2018.03.17"] [UTCTime "00:11:44"] [WhiteElo "1938"] [BlackElo "1811"] [WhiteRatingDiff "+6"] [BlackRatingDiff "-8"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "C64"] [Opening "Ruy Lopez: Classical Variation"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. e4 { [%eval 0.03] } 1... e5 { [%eval 0.24] } 2. Nf3 { [%eval 0.25] } 2... Nc6 { [%eval 0.26] } 3. Bb5 { [%eval 0.06] } 3... Bc5 { [%eval 0.36] } { C64 Ruy Lopez: Classical Variation } 4. Bxc6 { [%eval -0.01] } 4... bxc6 { [%eval 0.32] } 5. d3 { [%eval 0.02] } 5... d5 { [%eval 0.5] } 6. exd5 { [%eval 0.32] } 6... cxd5 { [%eval 0.48] } 7. O-O { [%eval 0.0] } 7... Nf6?! { (0.00 → 0.70) Inaccuracy. Best move was f6. } { [%eval 0.7] } (7... f6 8. d4 exd4 9. Nxd4 Ne7 10. Nc3 O-O 11. Bf4 Bb6 12. Re1 Re8 13. Na4 Bd7 14. Nxb6) 8. Nxe5 { [%eval 0.69] } 8... O-O { [%eval 0.85] } 9. Bg5 { [%eval 0.76] } 9... Bb7 { [%eval 1.16] } 10. Nc3?! { (1.16 → 0.60) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bxf6. } { [%eval 0.6] } (10. Bxf6) 10... d4 { [%eval 0.6] } 11. Ne4 { [%eval 0.63] } 11... Bxe4? { (0.63 → 1.66) Mistake. Best move was Be7. } { [%eval 1.66] } (11... Be7 12. Bxf6 Bxf6 13. Nxf6+ Qxf6 14. f4 Rfe8 15. Qd2 Qe6 16. Nc4 Qd7 17. Rae1 c5 18. f5) 12. dxe4 { [%eval 1.62] } 12... Rb8?! { (1.62 → 2.56) Inaccuracy. Best move was Re8. } { [%eval 2.56] } (12... Re8 13. f4 Qd6 14. Bxf6 Qxf6 15. Qd3 Qe6 16. Rae1 Bb4 17. Re2 Rad8 18. a3 Be7 19. Nc4) 13. Nc6 { [%eval 2.43] } 13... Qd6 { [%eval 2.54] } 14. Nxb8 { [%eval 2.27] } 14... Rxb8?! { (2.27 → 2.93) Inaccuracy. Best move was Nxe4. } { [%eval 2.93] } (14... Nxe4 15. Bh4 Rxb8 16. Qd3 Qc6 17. Rae1 Nd6 18. b3 Bb4 19. Re5 f6 20. Re2 Qc5 21. Bg3) 15. Re1?! { (2.93 → 2.41) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bxf6. } { [%eval 2.41] } (15. Bxf6 Qxf6 16. b3 Re8 17. Qd3 Bb4 18. f4 c5 19. e5 Qc6 20. Rf3 g6 21. Rh3 h5) 15... Qb6?! { (2.41 → 3.20) Inaccuracy. Best move was Nd7. } { [%eval 3.2] } (15... Nd7 16. Rb1 Bb6 17. Qg4 Qc6 18. b4 Re8 19. e5 Nf8 20. Qe4 Qd7 21. Qd3 Ng6 22. e6) 16. Bxf6 { [%eval 2.86] } 16... Qxf6 { [%eval 2.87] } 17. e5 { [%eval 2.8] } 17... Qf5 { [%eval 3.15] } 18. b3 { [%eval 3.08] } 18... Re8 { [%eval 3.03] } 19. Qd3 { [%eval 2.97] } 19... Rxe5?! { (2.97 → 3.84) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qe6. } { [%eval 3.84] } (19... Qe6 20. f4 Qd7 21. Re2 c6 22. Rf1 Qc7 23. a4 Qd7 24. Rd1 Bb6 25. b4 a5 26. b5) 20. Qxf5 { [%eval 3.79] } 20... Rxf5 { [%eval 3.77] } 21. Re8+ { [%eval 3.72] } 21... Bf8 { [%eval 3.52] } 22. Rd8 { [%eval 3.41] } 22... f6 { [%eval 3.88] } 23. Rxd4 { [%eval 3.59] } 23... Bc5 { [%eval 3.46] } 24. Rd2 { [%eval 3.51] } 24... Re5?! { (3.51 → 4.01) Inaccuracy. Best move was g5. } { [%eval 4.01] } (24... g5 25. c4 Kf7 26. Rd7+ Kg6 27. Rf1 Bd6 28. Re1 a5 29. Re8 Bc5 30. Re2 Bd6 31. g3) 25. Kf1 { [%eval 3.76] } 25... Ba3? { (3.76 → 4.84) Mistake. Best move was Bd6. } { [%eval 4.84] } (25... Bd6 26. g3 Kf7 27. Rad1 Ke6 28. Re2 Rxe2 29. Kxe2 h5 30. Kd3 Kd5 31. c3 g5 32. c4+) 26. Rd8+ { [%eval 4.79] } 26... Kf7 { [%eval 4.73] } 27. Re1 { [%eval 4.48] } 27... Rc5 { [%eval 4.93] } 28. c4?! { (4.93 → 4.29) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rd7+. } { [%eval 4.29] } (28. Rd7+ Kg6 29. c4 Rc6 30. Re8 f5 31. Rg8 Bb2 32. Ra8 Bc3 33. Rxa7 Re6 34. g3 c5) 28... Ra5? { (4.29 → 5.97) Mistake. Best move was Rc6. } { [%eval 5.97] } (28... Rc6 29. Rd7+ Kf8 30. Re4 Bd6 31. g3 h6 32. Kg2 a6 33. f4 a5 34. Kf3 Rc5 35. Kf2) 29. Rd7+ { [%eval 5.82] } 29... Kg6 { [%eval 5.76] } 30. Re2? { (5.76 → 4.29) Mistake. Best move was Rxc7. } { [%eval 4.29] } (30. Rxc7 Bd6 31. Rd7 Bb4 32. Re2 a6 33. Rb7 Bc3 34. a4 Rh5 35. Ree7 Rxh2 36. Rxg7+ Kf5) 30... Bd6 { [%eval 4.31] } 31. h3 { [%eval 4.25] } 31... h5 { [%eval 4.4] } 32. a4 { [%eval 4.15] } 32... f5? { (4.15 → 5.31) Mistake. Best move was Be5. } { [%eval 5.31] } (32... Be5) 33. Rxd6+? { (5.31 → 3.45) Mistake. Best move was Re6+. } { [%eval 3.45] } (33. Re6+) 33... cxd6 { [%eval 3.61] } 34. Re6+ { [%eval 3.42] } 34... Kg5 { [%eval 3.61] } 35. Rxd6 { [%eval 3.31] } 35... Rd5?? { (3.31 → Mate in 11) Checkmate is now unavoidable. Best move was f4. } { [%eval #11] } (35... f4 36. Ke2 Re5+ 37. Kf3 Re1 38. Rd5+ Kg6 39. Kxf4 Re2 40. Kf3 Rb2 41. Rb5 Kf6 42. Rb7) 36. Rxd5 { [%eval #11] } { Black resigns. } 1-0