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Blitz Chess • IM IMAndrasToth vs Musicman523

IM IMAndrasToth (2441) plays Musicman523 (1231) in a rated Blitz (5+0) game of chess. IM IMAndrasToth won by checkmate after 18 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

C42 Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack

[Event "Rated Blitz game"] [Site "https://lichess.org/8c0dPLm6"] [Date "2018.12.12"] [Round "-"] [White "IMAndrasToth"] [Black "Musicman523"] [Result "1-0"] [UTCDate "2018.12.12"] [UTCTime "02:13:55"] [WhiteElo "2441"] [BlackElo "1231"] [WhiteRatingDiff "+0"] [BlackRatingDiff "+0"] [WhiteTitle "IM"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "300+0"] [ECO "C42"] [Opening "Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. Nc3 { C42 Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack } Nxc3 6. dxc3 Qe7+ 7. Be3 Nc6 8. Qd2 Be6 9. O-O-O O-O-O 10. Kb1 Kb8 11. Bb5 a6 12. Bxc6 bxc6 13. Rhe1 d5 14. c4 g6 15. Qd4 Rg8 16. Qa7+ Kc8 17. Ne5 Rd6 18. Qa8# { White wins by checkmate. } 1-0