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Correspondence Chess • Kirn vs Koushi

Koushi (1500) plays Kirn (1500) in a casual Correspondence game of chess. Kirn won by checkmate after 44 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

B00 Nimzowitsch Defense

Kirn (1500?)
7 Inaccuracies
6 Mistakes
3 Blunders
70 Average centipawn loss
Koushi (1500?)
6 Inaccuracies
5 Mistakes
6 Blunders
92 Average centipawn loss

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[Event "Casual Correspondence game"] [Site "https://lichess.org/PzbXQ2up"] [Date "2015.12.16"] [Round "-"] [White "Kirn"] [Black "Koushi"] [Result "1-0"] [UTCDate "2015.12.16"] [UTCTime "06:07:38"] [WhiteElo "1500"] [BlackElo "1500"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "B00"] [Opening "Nimzowitsch Defense"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. e4 Nc6 { B00 Nimzowitsch Defense } 2. c3?! { (0.52 → -0.35) Inaccuracy. Best move was d4. } (2. d4 e6 3. d5 exd5 4. exd5 Ne5 5. Qe2 Qe7 6. Nc3 d6 7. h3 Bf5 8. Be3 a6 9. O-O-O Nf6) 2... e5 3. Nh3?! { (-0.08 → -0.74) Inaccuracy. Best move was d4. } (3. d4 exd4 4. cxd4 Bb4+ 5. Nc3 Nf6 6. Bg5 d5 7. e5 h6 8. Bd2 Ne4 9. Nxe4 dxe4 10. Bxb4 Nxb4) 3... a5?! { (-0.74 → 0.04) Inaccuracy. Best move was Nf6. } (3... Nf6 4. d3 d5 5. Nd2 h6 6. Be2 Be7 7. O-O O-O 8. exd5 Nxd5 9. Nc4 Be6 10. Bd2 Nb6 11. Ne3) 4. d4 b6?! { (-0.11 → 0.76) Inaccuracy. Best move was exd4. } (4... exd4 5. Bb5 Nf6 6. O-O dxc3 7. Nxc3 Be7 8. Nf4 O-O 9. Nfd5 d6 10. Nxe7+ Qxe7 11. Nd5 Nxd5 12. exd5) 5. d5 Nce7 6. Qf3?! { (0.46 → -0.13) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bc4. } (6. Bc4 Nf6 7. f4 d6 8. Qf3 Bd7 9. O-O b5 10. Be2 c6 11. dxc6 Nxc6 12. Nf2 b4 13. Be3 exf4) 6... Ng6 7. Ng5 f6 8. Qf5?? { (-0.19 → -3.32) Blunder. Best move was Nh3. } (8. Nh3 Bc5 9. Bc4 N8e7 10. Nd2 a4 11. Rb1 Ba6 12. Bxa6 Rxa6 13. Qd3 Ra8 14. O-O Qb8 15. b4 axb3) 8... Nh6 9. Qh3 fxg5 10. g3 d6? { (-3.91 → -2.76) Mistake. Best move was Bc5. } (10... Bc5 11. Be2 O-O 12. Rf1 c6 13. dxc6 dxc6 14. Qh5 Nf7 15. Be3 Bxe3 16. fxe3 Nd6 17. Nd2 Rxf1+ 18. Kxf1) 11. Bb5+ Ke7?? { (-2.86 → 0.27) Blunder. Best move was Kf7. } (11... Kf7 12. Qg2 Be7 13. Na3 Rf8 14. Bc6 Rb8 15. O-O Kg8 16. f3 Nf7 17. Nb5 g4 18. Be3 gxf3 19. Qxf3) 12. Bxg5+ Kf7 13. Bxd8?? { (0.24 → -3.42) Blunder. Best move was Qxh6. } (13. Qxh6 gxh6 14. Bxd8 Bh3 15. Bxc7 Rc8 16. Bxb6 Rb8 17. Nd2 Rxb6 18. a4 Be7 19. Nc4 Rbb8 20. Rg1 Ra8) 13... Bxh3 14. Nd2? { (-3.21 → -5.60) Mistake. Best move was Bxc7. } (14. Bxc7 Rc8 15. Bxb6 Rb8 16. a4 Rxb6 17. Nd2 Be7 18. Nc4 Rbb8 19. f3 Ra8 20. Bc6 Ra7 21. Kf2 Rb8) 14... Rxd8 15. f4? { (-5.58 → -7.12) Mistake. Best move was Bf1. } (15. Bf1 Bd7 16. h4 Be7 17. f3 Ng8 18. a4 Nf6 19. Kf2 h6 20. Nc4 Rhe8 21. h5 Nf8 22. Ne3 N8h7) 15... Be7? { (-7.12 → -6.05) Mistake. Best move was exf4. } (15... exf4 16. Bf1 Bd7 17. Be2 fxg3 18. O-O+ Kg8 19. hxg3 Ne5 20. b4 Ra8 21. Nb3 Nhg4 22. bxa5 bxa5 23. Rab1) 16. fxe5?! { (-6.05 → -7.01) Inaccuracy. Best move was f5. } (16. f5 Nf8 17. Bf1 Bxf1 18. Kxf1 Nd7 19. h3 g6 20. fxg6+ Kxg6 21. Ke2 Bg5 22. Nf3 Rhf8 23. Raf1 b5) 16... Bg2? { (-7.01 → -4.75) Mistake. Best move was Nxe5. } (16... Nxe5 17. Bf1 Bd7 18. Be2 Bg5 19. Nb3 Nhg4 20. O-O+ Ke7 21. Nd4 Be3+ 22. Kh1 g6 23. Nc6+ Nxc6 24. dxc6) 17. Rg1 Nf4?? { (-4.65 → 0.06) Blunder. Best move was Bh3. } (17... Bh3 18. e6+ Kg8 19. Bf1 Bxf1 20. Rxf1 Ng4 21. Nf3 h5 22. h4 Kh7 23. Ke2 N6e5 24. Nxe5 Nxe5 25. Rf4) 18. gxf4 Bh4+?! { (0.00 → 0.89) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bh3. } (18... Bh3 19. e6+ Kg8 20. Kf2 Rf8 21. Kg3 Bg4 22. h3 Bh5 23. Raf1 g6 24. Nb3 Kg7 25. Nd4 Bf6 26. Nc6) 19. Ke2 Bh3 20. Nf3 Be7 21. Rg3?! { (0.67 → 0.00) Inaccuracy. Best move was Ng5+. } (21. Ng5+ Bxg5 22. fxg5 Ng4 23. exd6 cxd6 24. Rg3 h6 25. g6+ Ke7 26. Rag1 Rdf8 27. Rxh3 Rf2+ 28. Ke1 Rxh2) 21... Bd7?? { (0.00 → 3.98) Blunder. Best move was Bg4. } (21... Bg4 22. e6+ Kf8 23. Rag1 Bxf3+ 24. Rxf3 g6 25. f5 Kg7 26. Bd3 Rhf8 27. Rfg3 Bh4 28. Rf3 Be7) 22. c4?? { (3.98 → -0.19) Blunder. Best move was Bxd7. } (22. Bxd7 g6 23. Nd4 Rxd7 24. e6+ Ke8 25. exd7+ Kxd7 26. e5 dxe5 27. fxe5 Bc5 28. Nc6 Nf5 29. Rh3 h5) 22... Rhg8?? { (-0.19 → 4.46) Blunder. Best move was Bg4. } (22... Bg4 23. e6+ Kf8 24. Rag1 Bxf3+ 25. Rxf3 Bf6 26. b3 Ke7 27. Bc6 Rhg8 28. Kd3 g6 29. Rh3 Bg7 30. f5) 23. e6+? { (4.46 → 1.97) Mistake. Best move was Bxd7. } (23. Bxd7 Rxd7 24. e6+ Ke8 25. exd7+ Kxd7 26. Rag1 Rf8 27. Rxg7 Rxf4 28. Ke3 Rf7 29. Rxf7 Nxf7 30. Rg7 Ke8) 23... Ke8?? { (1.97 → 5.03) Blunder. Best move was Bxe6. } (23... Bxe6 24. dxe6+ Kxe6 25. Bc6 Bf6 26. Bd5+ Kd7 27. Bxg8 Rxg8 28. e5 Be7 29. Rag1 Nf5 30. Rh3 h6 31. Kd3) 24. exd7+ Rxd7? { (4.93 → 6.15) Mistake. Best move was Kf8. } (24... Kf8 25. Rf1 Rh8 26. Nd4 Kf7 27. Ne6 g6 28. Rh3 Ng4 29. e5 h5 30. Nxc7 Rdf8 31. e6+ Kg8 32. Ne8) 25. Nd4? { (6.15 → 4.52) Mistake. Best move was Rag1. } (25. Rag1 Bf8 26. Ng5 Ke7 27. Bxd7 Kxd7 28. Ne6 Rh8 29. Rxg7+ Bxg7 30. Rxg7+ Ke8 31. Nxc7+ Kd8 32. Ne6+ Ke8) 25... Bh4?! { (4.52 → 5.16) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bf6. } (25... Bf6 26. Ne6 Ke7 27. Bxd7 Kxd7 28. Rag1 Bxb2 29. Rh3 Rh8 30. Nxg7 Nf7 31. Ne6 Nd8 32. Rxh7+ Rxh7 33. Nf8+) 26. Rg2?! { (5.16 → 4.17) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rh3. } (26. Rh3 Bf6 27. Ne6 Ke7 28. Bxd7 Kxd7 29. Rg1 Re8 30. Nxg7 Rxe4+ 31. Kd3 Re7 32. Ne6 Nf5 33. Rg8 Rf7) 26... Bf6 27. Ke3 c5 28. Nf5? { (3.84 → 2.59) Mistake. Best move was Ne6. } (28. Ne6 Ke7 29. Bxd7 Kxd7 30. Rf1 Ke7 31. h4 Nf7 32. b3 Nd8 33. Nc7 Nf7 34. h5 Kd7 35. Nb5 Nd8) 28... Nxf5+ 29. exf5 Bd4+ 30. Kd3 Bxb2?? { (2.77 → 9.54) Blunder. Best move was Kd8. } (30... Kd8 31. Bxd7 Kxd7 32. Re1 a4 33. h4 h5 34. Re6 Rf8 35. Rg5 Rh8 36. Rgg6 Bf6 37. Rexf6 gxf6 38. Rxf6) 31. Re1+? { (9.54 → 6.57) Mistake. Best move was Rxb2. } (31. Rxb2 Kd8 32. Bxd7 Kxd7 33. Rxb6 Ke7 34. Re1+ Kf6 35. Rxd6+ Kxf5 36. Rc6 Kxf4 37. Rxc5 Rd8 38. Rc7 g5) 31... Kd8 32. Bxd7 Kxd7? { (6.82 → 9.81) Mistake. Best move was Bf6. } (32... Bf6 33. Re6 Rf8 34. Bc6 Kc7 35. Rxg7+ Bxg7 36. Re7+ Kc8 37. Rxg7 Kd8 38. Rd7+ Kc8 39. Rxh7 Rf6 40. Bd7+) 33. Rxb2 a4?! { (10.57 → Mate in 17) Checkmate is now unavoidable. Best move was Re8. } (33... Re8 34. Rxe8 Kxe8 35. Rxb6 Ke7 36. Rb7+ Kf8 37. Rd7 g6 38. fxg6 hxg6 39. Rxd6 Kg7 40. Re6 Kf7 41. Rc6) 34. Rxb6 Kc7 35. Rc6+ Kd7 36. Rb1 Rc8?! { (10.74 → Mate in 9) Checkmate is now unavoidable. Best move was Ke7. } (36... Ke7 37. Rb7+ Kf6 38. Rxd6+ Kxf5 39. Rf7+ Kg4 40. Rc6 g5 41. fxg5 Kxg5 42. Rxh7 Rf8 43. Rxc5 Rf1 44. Rcc7) 37. Rb7+ Kd8 38. Rxd6+ Ke8 39. Rxg7 Kf8 40. f6 h5 41. Rdd7 Re8 42. f7?! { (Mate in 1 → Mate in 7) Not the best checkmate sequence. Best move was Rdf7#. } (42. Rdf7#) 42... Kxg7 43. fxe8=Q+ Kf6 44. Qf7# { White wins by checkmate. } 1-0