[Event "USSR Absolute Championship"] [Site "Leningrad-Moscow, RUS"] [Date "1941.03.23"] [Round "1"] [White "Andor Lilienthal"] [Black "Vasily Smyslov"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "E32"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. d4 { [%eval 0.08] } 1... Nf6 { [%eval 0.13] } 2. c4 { [%eval 0.12] } 2... e6 { [%eval 0.23] } 3. Nc3 { [%eval 0.13] } 3... Bb4 { [%eval 0.14] } 4. Qc2 { [%eval 0.02] } { E32 Nimzo-Indian Defense: Classical Variation } 4... d6 { [%eval 0.25] } 5. g3 { [%eval 0.09] } 5... c5 { [%eval 0.28] } 6. dxc5 { [%eval 0.15] } 6... dxc5 { [%eval 0.14] } 7. Bg2 { [%eval 0.1] } 7... Nc6 { [%eval 0.61] } 8. Bxc6+ { [%eval 0.55] } 8... bxc6 { [%eval 0.68] } 9. Nf3 { [%eval 0.65] } 9... O-O { [%eval 0.66] } 10. O-O { [%eval 0.61] } 10... Re8 { [%eval 1.02] } 11. Bg5 { [%eval 0.69] } 11... Bxc3 { [%eval 0.7] } 12. Qxc3 { [%eval 0.76] } 12... Ne4 { [%eval 1.0] } 13. Qe3 { [%eval 0.92] } 13... Nxg5 { [%eval 0.93] } 14. Nxg5 { [%eval 1.05] } 14... e5 { [%eval 0.92] } 15. Ne4 { [%eval 0.67] } 15... Qd4 { [%eval 0.68] } 16. b3 { [%eval 0.94] } 16... Bg4 { [%eval 0.91] } 17. Nc3 { [%eval 0.43] } 17... e4 { [%eval 0.93] } 18. Rad1 { [%eval 0.97] } 18... Qe5 { [%eval 1.15] } 19. Rd2 { [%eval 1.27] } 19... Rad8 { [%eval 1.14] } 20. Rxd8 { [%eval 0.92] } 20... Rxd8 { [%eval 1.03] } 21. Nxe4?! { (1.03 → 0.45) Inaccuracy. Qxe4 was best. } { [%eval 0.45] } (21. Qxe4 Qxe4 22. Nxe4 Bxe2 23. Re1 Bf3 24. Ng5 Bg4 25. h3 Bh5 26. Kg2 f6 27. Ne6 Re8) 21... f5 { [%eval 0.83] } 22. Nc3?! { (0.83 → 0.08) Inaccuracy. Ng5 was best. } { [%eval 0.08] } (22. Ng5 Qxe3 23. fxe3 g6 24. e4 h6 25. Ne6 Rd2 26. exf5 Bxf5 27. Nxc5 Rxa2 28. Kf2 Kg7) 22... Qxe3 { [%eval 0.08] } 23. fxe3 { [%eval 0.08] } 23... Rd2 { [%eval 0.08] } 24. Rd1 { [%eval 0.08] } 24... Rc2 { [%eval 0.09] } 25. Rd3 { [%eval 0.14] } 25... Bxe2 { [%eval 0.23] } 26. Rd8+ { [%eval 0.12] } 26... Kf7 { [%eval 0.35] } 27. Nxe2 { [%eval 0.29] } 27... Rxe2 { [%eval 0.56] } 28. Rd7+ { [%eval 0.44] } 28... Ke6 { [%eval 0.65] } 29. Rxa7?! { (0.65 → 0.08) Inaccuracy. Rxg7 was best. } { [%eval 0.08] } (29. Rxg7 Rxa2 30. Rxh7 Rb2 31. Rh6+ Ke5 32. Rxc6 Rxb3 33. Rxc5+ Ke4 34. Ra5 Rxe3 35. Rxa7 Rc3) 29... g5 { [%eval 0.16] } 30. Rxh7 { [%eval 0.28] } 30... Rxa2 { [%eval 0.35] } 31. Rh6+ { [%eval 0.0] } 31... Ke5 { [%eval 0.01] } 32. Rxc6 { [%eval 0.0] } 32... Ke4 { [%eval 0.0] } 33. Rxc5 { [%eval 0.0] } 33... f4 { [%eval 0.0] } 34. exf4 { [%eval 0.0] } 34... Kf3 { [%eval 0.0] } 35. h3 { [%eval 0.0] } 35... Ra1+ { [%eval 0.0] } { The game is a draw. } 1/2-1/2