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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
[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 { [%eval 0.28] } 1... Nf6 { [%eval 0.24] } 2. c4 { [%eval 0.18] } 2... g6 { [%eval 0.42] } 3. Nc3 { [%eval 0.35] } 3... d5 { [%eval 0.43] } 4. Qb3 { [%eval 0.34] } { D81 Grünfeld Defense: Russian Variation, Accelerated Variation } 4... c6 { [%eval 0.41] } 5. cxd5 { [%eval 0.37] } 5... cxd5 { [%eval 0.41] } 6. Bg5 { [%eval 0.43] } 6... Nbd7 { [%eval 0.68] } 7. Qa4?! { (0.68 → 0.00) Inaccuracy. Best move was Nf3. } { [%eval 0.0] } (7. Nf3 e6 8. Rc1 Be7 9. e3 h6 10. Bh4 g5 11. Bg3 O-O 12. h3 b6 13. Bd3 Bb7) 7... Ne4 { [%eval 0.0] } 8. Nxe4 { [%eval 0.0] } 8... dxe4 { [%eval 0.29] } 9. f3?! { (0.29 → -0.59) Inaccuracy. Best move was e3. } { [%eval -0.59] } (9. e3 Bg7 10. Ne2 O-O 11. Nc3 h6 12. Bh4 Bf6 13. Bxf6 Nxf6 14. Bc4 Qd6 15. Qb3 Kg7) 9... h6 { [%eval -0.33] } 10. Bf4?! { (-0.33 → -0.92) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bd2. } { [%eval -0.92] } (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. } { [%eval -0.06] } (10... Qb6 11. Bd2 Qxb2 12. Rc1 b5 13. Qb3 Qxb3 14. axb3 Bb7 15. e3 a6 16. Be2 e5 17. fxe4) 11. Nxf3 { [%eval -0.07] } 11... Bg7 { [%eval -0.02] } 12. e4 { [%eval -0.12] } 12... O-O { [%eval -0.07] } 13. Rd1 { [%eval -0.22] } 13... Nf6 { [%eval 0.0] } 14. Bd3 { [%eval 0.0] } 14... Qb6 { [%eval 0.0] } 15. Qb3 { [%eval 0.0] } 15... Qa5+ { [%eval 0.39] } 16. Bd2 { [%eval 0.27] } 16... Qh5?! { (0.27 → 0.98) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qb6. } { [%eval 0.98] } (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 { [%eval 1.01] } 17... g5 { [%eval 1.08] } 18. e5 { [%eval 0.74] } 18... Nh7?? { (0.74 → 3.77) Blunder. Best move was Be6. } { [%eval 3.77] } (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. } { [%eval 1.59] } (19. Qc2 f5 20. exf6 Nxf6 21. Rde1 Bd7 22. Rxe7 Rfe8 23. Rfe1 Rxe7 24. Rxe7 Be8 25. Rxb7 Nd5) 19... g4 { [%eval 1.82] } 20. hxg4?! { (1.82 → 1.13) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qc2. } { [%eval 1.13] } (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. } { [%eval 1.73] } (20... Bxg4 21. Qxb7 Rad8 22. Be3 Ng5 23. Nxg5 hxg5 24. Rd2 f5 25. exf6 exf6 26. Rc2 Be6 27. Rc7) 21. Be3 { [%eval 1.44] } 21... e6?? { (1.44 → 5.56) Blunder. Best move was Ng5. } { [%eval 5.56] } (21... Ng5 22. Nxg5) 22. Nh2?? { (5.56 → 2.49) Blunder. Best move was Qc2. } { [%eval 2.49] } (22. Qc2 Ng5 23. Nxg5 hxg5 24. Rf3 f5 25. exf6 Rxf6 26. Rxf6 Bxf6 27. Rf1 Bxd4 28. Bh7+ Kh8) 22... Qh5 { [%eval 2.43] } 23. Qc2?! { (2.43 → 1.60) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rc1. } { [%eval 1.6] } (23. Rc1 Bd7) 23... Ng5 { [%eval 1.89] } 24. Be2 { [%eval 1.68] } 24... Qh4? { (1.68 → 4.29) Mistake. Best move was Qg6. } { [%eval 4.29] } (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. } { [%eval 1.43] } (25. Ng4) 25... Qxg5 { [%eval 1.35] } 26. Qc1? { (1.35 → 0.00) Mistake. Best move was Qc7. } { [%eval 0.0] } (26. Qc7) 26... f5?! { (0.00 → 0.69) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bd7. } { [%eval 0.69] } (26... Bd7 27. Qxg5 hxg5 28. Ng4 Rad8 29. Kf2 Bc6 30. Nf6+ Bxf6 31. exf6 Rd5 32. Bd3 Rfd8 33. Rh1) 27. Nf3 { [%eval 0.49] } 27... Qe7 { [%eval 0.71] } 28. Qc5 { [%eval 0.54] } 28... Qf7 { [%eval 0.68] } 29. Bc4 { [%eval 0.65] } 29... Bd7 { [%eval 0.56] } 30. d5 { [%eval 0.69] } 30... Rac8 { [%eval 0.7] } 31. dxe6 { [%eval 0.27] } 31... Bxe6 { [%eval 0.25] } 32. Bxe6 { [%eval 0.55] } 32... Qxe6 { [%eval 0.7] } 33. Qd5 { [%eval 0.37] } 33... Rfe8 { [%eval 0.45] } 34. Rfe1 { [%eval 0.31] } 34... Qxd5 { [%eval 0.4] } 35. Rxd5 { [%eval 0.3] } 35... Rc2 { [%eval 0.28] } 36. Nd4 { [%eval -0.08] } 36... Rd2 { [%eval -0.08] } 37. Re2?! { (-0.08 → -0.61) Inaccuracy. Best move was Re3. } { [%eval -0.61] } (37. Re3 Bf6 38. b3 f4 39. Re4 Rxe5 40. Rdxe5 Bxe5 41. Rxe5 Rxd4 42. Re7 Rd2 43. Rxb7 Rxa2) 37... Rxe2 { [%eval -0.56] } 38. Nxe2 { [%eval -0.57] } 38... Bxe5 { [%eval -0.26] } 39. b3?! { (-0.26 → -0.76) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rd7. } { [%eval -0.76] } (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. } { [%eval -0.12] } (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. } { [%eval -0.71] } (40. Nd4 Bxd4+ 41. Rxd4 Kg7 42. Rd6 Rc7 43. a4 b6 44. Kf2 Rc3 45. b4 Rc4 46. a5 Rxb4) 40... Kf7 { [%eval -0.74] } 41. Nd4 { [%eval -0.83] } 41... Kg6 { [%eval -0.77] } 42. Nf3 { [%eval -0.76] } 42... Bg3 { [%eval -0.6] } 43. Rd2 { [%eval -0.95] } 43... Rc7 { [%eval -0.83] } 44. Ke2 { [%eval -1.16] } 44... h5?! { (-1.16 → -0.45) Inaccuracy. Best move was Kh5. } { [%eval -0.45] } (44... Kh5 45. a4 Re7+ 46. Kd1 Bf4 47. Rd4 Bg5 48. a5 f4 49. Rd3 Re3 50. Rxe3 fxe3 51. Nxg5) 45. Kd1 { [%eval -0.82] } 45... Bf4 { [%eval -0.96] } 46. Rc2 { [%eval -1.41] } 46... Rd7+?! { (-1.41 → -0.83) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rxc2. } { [%eval -0.83] } (46... Rxc2 47. Kxc2 Bg3 48. Kd3 h4 49. Kc4 Kh5 50. Kd5 Kg4 51. Nd4 a6 52. a3 Bf2 53. Ne2) 47. Ke2 { [%eval -0.92] } 47... b6 { [%eval -0.59] } 48. Rc6+ { [%eval -0.51] } 48... Rd6 { [%eval -0.24] } 49. Rxd6+?! { (-0.24 → -0.76) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rc8. } { [%eval -0.76] } (49. Rc8 Bh6 50. Kf2 a6 51. Ne5+ Kf6 52. Nf3 Bg7 53. Kg3 b5 54. Rc5 Bf8 55. Rc8 Bh6) 49... Bxd6 { [%eval -0.76] } 50. Kd3?! { (-0.76 → -1.37) Inaccuracy. Best move was Ne1. } { [%eval -1.37] } (50. Ne1 Kg5) 50... Kf6?! { (-1.37 → -0.70) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bc5. } { [%eval -0.7] } (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. } { [%eval -1.3] } (51. Ke3 Bb4 52. Kf4 Bc5 53. Ne1 Bd6+ 54. Ke3 Bg3 55. Nd3 Kg5 56. Kf3 Bd6 57. Nb2 Kf6) 51... a5 { [%eval -1.21] } 52. Kd5?! { (-1.21 → -1.81) Inaccuracy. Best move was Kd3. } { [%eval -1.81] } (52. Kd3 Bc5) 52... Bc5 { [%eval -1.64] } 53. a4? { (-1.64 → -3.32) Mistake. Best move was Kc4. } { [%eval -3.32] } (53. Kc4 f4 54. Kd3 Kf5 55. Nh2 Bg1 56. Nf3 Be3 57. Nh2 Bc5 58. Ke2 Ke4 59. Nf3 Be3) 53... Bf2 { [%eval -3.15] } 54. Kc4 { [%eval -3.13] } 54... f4 { [%eval -2.23] } 55. Kd3? { (-2.23 → -3.70) Mistake. Best move was b4. } { [%eval -3.7] } (55. b4 axb4 56. Kxb4 Kf5 57. Kc4 Kg4 58. Kd3 Kg3 59. Ke4 Be3 60. Ne1 Bc5 61. Ke5 Bf2) 55... Kf5 { [%eval -3.57] } 56. Ke2 { [%eval -3.54] } 56... Bc5 { [%eval -2.98] } 57. Kd3? { (-2.98 → -5.59) Mistake. Best move was Nd2. } { [%eval -5.59] } (57. Nd2 Be3 58. Nc4 Kg4 59. Nd6 h4 60. Ne4 Bd4 61. Kd3 Bc5 62. Ke2 f3+ 63. gxf3+ Kf4) 57... Kg4 { [%eval -5.31] } 58. Ke2?? { (-5.31 → -9.46) Blunder. Best move was Ne5+. } { [%eval -9.46] } (58. Ne5+ Kg3) 58... Kg3 { [%eval -8.91] } 59. Kf1 { [%eval -8.96] } 59... h4 { [%eval -8.64] } 60. Nd2 { [%eval -8.5] } 60... Bd4? { (-8.50 → -7.12) Mistake. Best move was f3. } { [%eval -7.12] } (60... f3) 61. Ne4+ { [%eval -7.07] } 61... Kg4 { [%eval -5.77] } 62. Nd6? { (-5.77 → -7.38) Mistake. Best move was Nd2. } { [%eval -7.38] } (62. Nd2 Bc5) 62... f3 { [%eval -6.07] } 63. Nb5?? { (-6.07 → -52.70) Blunder. Best move was Ne4. } { [%eval -52.7] } (63. Ne4 Kf4) 63... Bc5 { [%eval -51.99] } 64. Nc3 { [%eval -50.66] } 64... Kg3 { [%eval -9.83] } 65. Ne4+ { [%eval -8.95] } 65... Kf4 { [%eval -6.51] } 66. Nd2?? { (-6.51 → -21.50) Blunder. Best move was gxf3. } { [%eval -21.5] } (66. gxf3) 66... fxg2+ { [%eval -16.4] } 67. Kxg2 { [%eval -13.52] } 67... Ke3 { [%eval -11.36] } 68. Nc4+ { [%eval -51.45] } 68... Kd3 { [%eval -28.79] } 69. Ne5+ { [%eval -29.08] } 69... Kc3 { [%eval -15.65] } 70. Kh3 { [%eval -17.72] } 70... Kxb3 { [%eval -11.96] } 71. Kxh4?! { (-11.96 → Mate in 23) Checkmate is now unavoidable. Best move was Nd3. } { [%eval #-23] } (71. Nd3 Kxa4) 71... Kxa4 { [%eval #-22] } 72. Kg4 { [%eval #-22] } 72... Kb3 { [%eval #-22] } 73. Kf3 { [%eval #-22] } 73... a4 { [%eval #-21] } 74. Ke2 { [%eval #-17] } 74... a3 { [%eval #-16] } 75. Nd3 { [%eval #-16] } 75... Kc2 { [%eval #-19] } 76. Ne1+ { [%eval #-19] } 76... Kb1 { [%eval #-18] } 77. Kd3 { [%eval #-18] } 77... a2 { [%eval #-17] } 78. Nc2 { [%eval #-17] } 78... a1=Q { [%eval #-16] } 79. Nxa1 { [%eval #-16] } 79... Kxa1 { [%eval #-17] } { White resigns. } 0-1