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Correspondence Chess • Daniel Garrett (1857) vs Pete McConaghie (1865)

Daniel Garrett (1857) plays Pete McConaghie (1865) in a casual imported game of chess. Daniel Garrett (1857) resigned after 80 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

D81 Grünfeld Defense: Russian Variation, Accelerated Variation

Daniel Garrett (1857)
13 Inaccuracies
7 Mistakes
4 Blunders
51 Average centipawn loss
Pete McConaghie (1865)
8 Inaccuracies
2 Mistakes
2 Blunders
37 Average centipawn loss

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[Event "City Championship Finals"] [Site "https://lichess.org/5ZABMqfF"] [Date "2017.7.3"] [Round "2"] [White "Daniel Garrett (1857)"] [Black "Pete McConaghie (1865)"] [Result "0-1"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "D81"] [Opening "Grünfeld Defense: Russian Variation, Accelerated Variation"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. Qb3 { D81 Grünfeld Defense: Russian Variation, Accelerated Variation } c6 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. Bg5 Nbd7 7. Qa4?! { (0.68 → 0.00) Inaccuracy. Best move was Nf3. } (7. Nf3 e6 8. Rc1 Be7 9. e3 h6 10. Bh4 g5 11. Bg3 O-O 12. h3 b6 13. Bd3 Bb7) 7... Ne4 8. Nxe4 dxe4 9. f3?! { (0.29 → -0.59) Inaccuracy. Best move was e3. } (9. e3 Bg7 10. Ne2 O-O 11. Nc3 h6 12. Bh4 Bf6 13. Bxf6 Nxf6 14. Bc4 Qd6 15. Qb3 Kg7) 9... h6 10. Bf4?! { (-0.33 → -0.92) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bd2. } (10. Bd2 Bg7 11. fxe4 e5 12. Nf3 O-O 13. e3 Nb6 14. Qc2 exd4 15. exd4 Bg4 16. Bc3 Bxf3) 10... exf3?! { (-0.92 → -0.06) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qb6. } (10... Qb6 11. Bd2 Qxb2 12. Rc1 b5 13. Qb3 Qxb3 14. axb3 Bb7 15. e3 a6 16. Be2 e5 17. fxe4) 11. Nxf3 Bg7 12. e4 O-O 13. Rd1 Nf6 14. Bd3 Qb6 15. Qb3 Qa5+ 16. Bd2 Qh5?! { (0.27 → 0.98) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qb6. } (16... Qb6 17. Qxb6 axb6 18. a3 Rd8 19. O-O Bg4 20. e5 Nd5 21. Be4 Ra4 22. Bc2 Raa8 23. Kf2) 17. O-O g5 18. e5 Nh7?? { (0.74 → 3.77) Blunder. Best move was Be6. } (18... Be6 19. Bc4 Bxc4 20. Qxc4 Nd7 21. Bb4 g4 22. Ne1 g3 23. Nf3 gxh2+ 24. Nxh2 Rfc8 25. Qd5) 19. h3? { (3.77 → 1.59) Mistake. Best move was Qc2. } (19. Qc2 f5 20. exf6 Nxf6 21. Rde1 Bd7 22. Rxe7 Rfe8 23. Rfe1 Rxe7 24. Rxe7 Be8 25. Rxb7 Nd5) 19... g4 20. hxg4?! { (1.82 → 1.13) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qc2. } (20. Qc2 Ng5 21. Nxg5 hxg5 22. Be2 Qh4 23. Be1 Qh6 24. hxg4 Bd7 25. Qe4 b6 26. Bb4 Rae8) 20... Qxg4?! { (1.13 → 1.73) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bxg4. } (20... Bxg4 21. Qxb7 Rad8 22. Be3 Ng5 23. Nxg5 hxg5 24. Rd2 f5 25. exf6 exf6 26. Rc2 Be6 27. Rc7) 21. Be3 e6?? { (1.44 → 5.56) Blunder. Best move was Ng5. } (21... Ng5 22. Nxg5) 22. Nh2?? { (5.56 → 2.49) Blunder. Best move was Qc2. } (22. Qc2 Ng5 23. Nxg5 hxg5 24. Rf3 f5 25. exf6 Rxf6 26. Rxf6 Bxf6 27. Rf1 Bxd4 28. Bh7+ Kh8) 22... Qh5 23. Qc2?! { (2.43 → 1.60) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rc1. } (23. Rc1 Bd7) 23... Ng5 24. Be2 Qh4? { (1.68 → 4.29) Mistake. Best move was Qg6. } (24... Qg6 25. Qxg6 fxg6 26. Rxf8+ Kxf8 27. Rf1+ Ke7 28. Rc1 Kd8 29. Bd3 Bd7 30. Bxg6 Rc8 31. Rxc8+) 25. Bxg5? { (4.29 → 1.43) Mistake. Best move was Ng4. } (25. Ng4) 25... Qxg5 26. Qc1? { (1.35 → 0.00) Mistake. Best move was Qc7. } (26. Qc7) 26... f5?! { (0.00 → 0.69) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bd7. } (26... Bd7 27. Qxg5 hxg5 28. Ng4 Rad8 29. Kf2 Bc6 30. Nf6+ Bxf6 31. exf6 Rd5 32. Bd3 Rfd8 33. Rh1) 27. Nf3 Qe7 28. Qc5 Qf7 29. Bc4 Bd7 30. d5 Rac8 31. dxe6 Bxe6 32. Bxe6 Qxe6 33. Qd5 Rfe8 34. Rfe1 Qxd5 35. Rxd5 Rc2 36. Nd4 Rd2 37. Re2?! { (-0.08 → -0.61) Inaccuracy. Best move was Re3. } (37. Re3 Bf6 38. b3 f4 39. Re4 Rxe5 40. Rdxe5 Bxe5 41. Rxe5 Rxd4 42. Re7 Rd2 43. Rxb7 Rxa2) 37... Rxe2 38. Nxe2 Bxe5 39. b3?! { (-0.26 → -0.76) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rd7. } (39. Rd7 Bxb2 40. Kf1 Bf6 41. Rxb7 a5 42. Rb6 Kf7 43. Ra6 Re5 44. Ra7+ Ke8 45. Ra8+ Kd7) 39... Re7?! { (-0.76 → -0.12) Inaccuracy. Best move was Kf7. } (39... Kf7 40. Kf2 Kf6 41. Kf3 Rc8 42. Rd7 Rc7 43. Rd8 Ke7 44. Rd2 a6 45. Nf4 Rc3+ 46. Rd3) 40. Kf1?! { (-0.12 → -0.71) Inaccuracy. Best move was Nd4. } (40. Nd4 Bxd4+ 41. Rxd4 Kg7 42. Rd6 Rc7 43. a4 b6 44. Kf2 Rc3 45. b4 Rc4 46. a5 Rxb4) 40... Kf7 41. Nd4 Kg6 42. Nf3 Bg3 43. Rd2 Rc7 44. Ke2 h5?! { (-1.16 → -0.45) Inaccuracy. Best move was Kh5. } (44... Kh5 45. a4 Re7+ 46. Kd1 Bf4 47. Rd4 Bg5 48. a5 f4 49. Rd3 Re3 50. Rxe3 fxe3 51. Nxg5) 45. Kd1 Bf4 46. Rc2 Rd7+?! { (-1.41 → -0.83) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rxc2. } (46... Rxc2 47. Kxc2 Bg3 48. Kd3 h4 49. Kc4 Kh5 50. Kd5 Kg4 51. Nd4 a6 52. a3 Bf2 53. Ne2) 47. Ke2 b6 48. Rc6+ Rd6 49. Rxd6+?! { (-0.24 → -0.76) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rc8. } (49. Rc8 Bh6 50. Kf2 a6 51. Ne5+ Kf6 52. Nf3 Bg7 53. Kg3 b5 54. Rc5 Bf8 55. Rc8 Bh6) 49... Bxd6 50. Kd3?! { (-0.76 → -1.37) Inaccuracy. Best move was Ne1. } (50. Ne1 Kg5) 50... Kf6?! { (-1.37 → -0.70) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bc5. } (50... Bc5 51. Kd2 f4 52. Ke2 Kf5 53. Nh2 Ke4 54. Nf3 a5 55. Ne1 Be3 56. Nc2 Bd4 57. Ne1) 51. Kc4?! { (-0.70 → -1.30) Inaccuracy. Best move was Ke3. } (51. Ke3 Bb4 52. Kf4 Bc5 53. Ne1 Bd6+ 54. Ke3 Bg3 55. Nd3 Kg5 56. Kf3 Bd6 57. Nb2 Kf6) 51... a5 52. Kd5?! { (-1.21 → -1.81) Inaccuracy. Best move was Kd3. } (52. Kd3 Bc5) 52... Bc5 53. a4? { (-1.64 → -3.32) Mistake. Best move was Kc4. } (53. Kc4 f4 54. Kd3 Kf5 55. Nh2 Bg1 56. Nf3 Be3 57. Nh2 Bc5 58. Ke2 Ke4 59. Nf3 Be3) 53... Bf2 54. Kc4 f4 55. Kd3? { (-2.23 → -3.70) Mistake. Best move was b4. } (55. b4 axb4 56. Kxb4 Kf5 57. Kc4 Kg4 58. Kd3 Kg3 59. Ke4 Be3 60. Ne1 Bc5 61. Ke5 Bf2) 55... Kf5 56. Ke2 Bc5 57. Kd3? { (-2.98 → -5.59) Mistake. Best move was Nd2. } (57. Nd2 Be3 58. Nc4 Kg4 59. Nd6 h4 60. Ne4 Bd4 61. Kd3 Bc5 62. Ke2 f3+ 63. gxf3+ Kf4) 57... Kg4 58. Ke2?? { (-5.31 → -9.46) Blunder. Best move was Ne5+. } (58. Ne5+ Kg3) 58... Kg3 59. Kf1 h4 60. Nd2 Bd4? { (-8.50 → -7.12) Mistake. Best move was f3. } (60... f3) 61. Ne4+ Kg4 62. Nd6? { (-5.77 → -7.38) Mistake. Best move was Nd2. } (62. Nd2 Bc5) 62... f3 63. Nb5?? { (-6.07 → -52.70) Blunder. Best move was Ne4. } (63. Ne4 Kf4) 63... Bc5 64. Nc3 Kg3 65. Ne4+ Kf4 66. Nd2?? { (-6.51 → -21.50) Blunder. Best move was gxf3. } (66. gxf3) 66... fxg2+ 67. Kxg2 Ke3 68. Nc4+ Kd3 69. Ne5+ Kc3 70. Kh3 Kxb3 71. Kxh4?! { (-11.96 → Mate in 23) Checkmate is now unavoidable. Best move was Nd3. } (71. Nd3 Kxa4) 71... Kxa4 72. Kg4 Kb3 73. Kf3 a4 74. Ke2 a3 75. Nd3 Kc2 76. Ne1+ Kb1 77. Kd3 a2 78. Nc2 a1=Q 79. Nxa1 Kxa1 { White resigns. } 0-1