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Correspondence Chess • JWCastle vs NeverBeenTimid

NeverBeenTimid (1733) plays JWCastle (1778) in a rated Correspondence game of chess. NeverBeenTimid resigned after 26 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

A43 Benoni Defense: Old Benoni, Schmid Variation

JWCastle (1778)+9
2 Inaccuracies
2 Mistakes
0 Blunders
29 Average centipawn loss
NeverBeenTimid (1733)-10
1 Inaccuracies
3 Mistakes
1 Blunders
51 Average centipawn loss

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[Event "Rated Correspondence game"] [Site "https://lichess.org/LbK2QyuK"] [Date "2017.11.01"] [Round "-"] [White "JWCastle"] [Black "NeverBeenTimid"] [Result "1-0"] [UTCDate "2017.11.01"] [UTCTime "09:30:16"] [WhiteElo "1778"] [BlackElo "1733"] [WhiteRatingDiff "+9"] [BlackRatingDiff "-10"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "A43"] [Opening "Benoni Defense: Old Benoni, Schmid Variation"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. d4 c5 2. d5 d6 3. Nc3 g6 { A43 Benoni Defense: Old Benoni, Schmid Variation } 4. e4 Bg7 5. h3 Nf6 6. Nf3 O-O 7. Be2 Na6?! { (-0.14 → 0.41) Inaccuracy. Best move was b5. } (7... b5) 8. O-O Nc7 9. Be3?! { (0.61 → -0.15) Inaccuracy. Best move was Re1. } (9. Re1 b6 10. a4 e6 11. dxe6 Nxe6 12. Bc4 Bb7 13. Qd3 Nd4 14. Bg5 h6 15. Bh4 Qd7) 9... b6 10. a4 Bb7 11. Nd2?! { (0.42 → -0.08) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bf4. } (11. Bf4 a6 12. Re1 b5 13. axb5 axb5 14. Rxa8 Bxa8 15. Nxb5 Nxe4 16. Bc4 Nf6 17. Nc3 Nd7) 11... a6 12. f4 e6 13. f5? { (0.00 → -1.33) Mistake. Best move was dxe6. } (13. dxe6 fxe6 14. Bf3 d5 15. e5 Nd7 16. a5 b5 17. Ne2 g5 18. fxg5 Qe7 19. c3 Nxe5) 13... exd5 14. exd5? { (-1.58 → -3.79) Mistake. Best move was Bg5. } (14. Bg5 h6 15. Bxf6 Bxf6 16. fxg6 fxg6 17. exd5 Qe7 18. Nde4 Bd4+ 19. Kh1 Rxf1+ 20. Bxf1 Nxd5) 14... Nfxd5 15. Nxd5 Nxd5 16. Bf2 Nf4? { (-3.99 → -1.15) Mistake. Best move was Bxb2. } (16... Bxb2 17. Bd3 Bxa1 18. Qxa1 Nf4 19. Bg3 Qg5 20. fxg6 hxg6 21. Rxf4 Qxg3 22. Rf2 Rae8 23. Nf1) 17. Bf3 Bxf3? { (-1.20 → 0.26) Mistake. Best move was d5. } (17... d5 18. a5 gxf5 19. Nc4 Qg5 20. Kh1 b5 21. Nb6 Rad8 22. Bxc5 Rfe8 23. Qc1 h6 24. Bg1) 18. Qxf3 Nh5 19. c3 d5 20. a5 Nf6 21. axb6 Qxb6 22. b4 Ne4 23. Nxe4 dxe4 24. Qxe4 Bxc3? { (0.61 → 1.82) Mistake. Best move was Rfe8. } (24... Rfe8 25. bxc5 Qf6 26. Qg4 gxf5 27. Qf3 Qxc3 28. Qxf5 Qe5 29. Qg4 Qe4 30. Ra4 Qxg4 31. Rxg4) 25. Bxc5 Rfe8?? { (1.99 → 5.92) Blunder. Best move was Qf6. } (25... Qf6 26. fxg6 Qxg6 27. Qxg6+ hxg6 28. Ra3 Bg7 29. Bxf8 Bxf8 30. Rb1 Rb8 31. Rxa6 Bxb4 32. Kf1) 26. Qxe8+ { Black resigns. } 1-0