[Event "Nottingham"] [Site "Nottingham ENG"] [Date "1936.08.22"] [Round "11"] [White "Mikhail Botvinnik (?)"] [Black "George Alan Thomas (?)"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "D37"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. c4 { [%eval 0.0] } 1... e6 { [%eval 0.28] } 2. Nf3 { [%eval 0.11] } 2... Nf6 { [%eval 0.31] } 3. Nc3 { [%eval 0.17] } 3... d5 { [%eval 0.24] } 4. d4 { [%eval 0.14] } 4... Nbd7 { [%eval 0.33] } { D37 Queen's Gambit Declined: Barmen Variation } 5. e3 { [%eval 0.22] } 5... a6 { [%eval 0.36] } 6. c5 { [%eval 0.36] } 6... c6 { [%eval 0.34] } 7. Na4 { [%eval 0.27] } 7... Ne4 { [%eval 0.59] } 8. Bd3 { [%eval 0.6] } 8... e5 { [%eval 0.53] } 9. Nd2 { [%eval 0.2] } 9... Nxd2 { [%eval 0.21] } 10. Bxd2 { [%eval 0.3] } 10... e4 { [%eval 0.31] } 11. Be2 { [%eval 0.18] } 11... Be7 { [%eval 0.31] } 12. O-O { [%eval 0.27] } 12... O-O { [%eval 0.34] } 13. f3 { [%eval -0.14] } 13... f5 { [%eval 0.28] } 14. fxe4 { [%eval 0.21] } 14... fxe4 { [%eval 0.31] } 15. Rxf8+ { [%eval 0.41] } 15... Qxf8 { [%eval 0.31] } 16. Ba5 { [%eval 0.03] } 16... Nf6 { [%eval 0.51] } 17. Bc7 { [%eval 0.5] } 17... Be6 { [%eval 0.49] } 18. Qb3 { [%eval 0.6] } 18... Bg4 { [%eval 0.64] } 19. Bxg4 { [%eval 0.67] } 19... Nxg4 { [%eval 0.68] } 20. Bf4 { [%eval 0.88] } 20... Qf7? { (0.88 → 2.15) Mistake. Ra7 was best. } { [%eval 2.15] } (20... Ra7 21. Rf1 Qe8 22. Qb6 Qa8 23. Bd6 Bf6 24. Qb3 Qe8 25. h3 Nh6 26. Qc2 Nf7 27. Qf2) 21. h3 { [%eval 1.74] } 21... Bh4 { [%eval 2.28] } 22. hxg4 { [%eval 2.25] } 22... g5 { [%eval 2.35] } 23. g3?! { (2.35 → 1.59) Inaccuracy. Bh2 was best. } { [%eval 1.59] } (23. Bh2 Rf8 24. Kh1 h5 25. Qd1 Bf2 26. gxh5 Bxe3 27. Nc3 Qe6 28. Bg1 Bxg1 29. Kxg1 Kh7) 23... gxf4 { [%eval 1.46] } 24. gxh4 { [%eval 1.43] } 24... Qe6 { [%eval 1.67] } 25. Kh2 { [%eval 1.16] } 25... Rf8? { (1.16 → 2.54) Mistake. Qh6 was best. } { [%eval 2.54] } (25... Qh6 26. Kg2 fxe3 27. Qxb7 Rf8 28. Qe7 Rf2+ 29. Kg1 Qf4 30. Qe8+ Kg7 31. Qd7+ Kg8 32. Qd8+) 26. Rf1 { [%eval 2.5] } 26... f3 { [%eval 2.81] } 27. Qc2 { [%eval 2.74] } 27... Kh8 { [%eval 2.74] } 28. Qf2 { [%eval 2.8] } 28... Qxg4 { [%eval 2.8] } 29. Rg1 { [%eval 2.78] } 29... Qd7 { [%eval 2.71] } 30. Nc3 { [%eval 2.56] } 30... Rf6 { [%eval 2.93] } 31. Nd1 { [%eval 2.73] } 31... Qe7 { [%eval 2.92] } 32. Qg3 { [%eval 2.92] } 32... Rg6 { [%eval 2.91] } 33. Qb8+ { [%eval 2.73] } 33... Kg7 { [%eval 2.82] } 34. Rxg6+ { [%eval 2.83] } 34... Kxg6 { [%eval 2.74] } 35. Kg3 { [%eval 2.66] } 35... Qg7 { [%eval 2.61] } 36. Kh2 { [%eval 2.51] } 36... Kh5 { [%eval 2.6] } 37. Qg3 { [%eval 2.6] } 37... Qg4 { [%eval 2.6] } 38. Qxg4+ { [%eval 2.6] } 38... Kxg4 { [%eval 2.6] } 39. Nf2+ { [%eval 2.55] } 39... Kxh4 { [%eval 2.55] } 40. b4 { [%eval 2.55] } 40... Kg5 { [%eval 2.55] } 41. Kg3 { [%eval 2.15] } 41... Kf5?! { (2.15 → 2.88) Inaccuracy. Kf6 was best. } { [%eval 2.88] } (41... Kf6 42. Nh3 Ke7 43. a4 Kd7 44. Ng5 h6 45. Nh3 Kd8 46. Nf2 Kc7 47. a5 Kb8 48. Kh4) 42. Nh3 { [%eval 2.77] } 42... Kf6 { [%eval 2.53] } 43. a4 { [%eval 2.06] } 43... Kf5?! { (2.06 → 2.93) Inaccuracy. Ke7 was best. } { [%eval 2.93] } (43... Ke7 44. Nf4 Kd8 45. Ne6+ Ke7 46. Nf4 Kd8 47. Kf2 Kd7 48. Nh5 Kd8 49. Nf6 h6 50. b5) 44. Nf4 { [%eval 2.93] } 44... Kf6 { [%eval 2.79] } 45. b5 { [%eval 2.63] } 45... axb5 { [%eval 2.62] } 46. axb5 { [%eval 1.94] } 46... Ke7?? { (1.94 → 9.31) Blunder. cxb5 was best. } { [%eval 9.31] } (46... cxb5 47. Nxd5+ Kf5 48. Kf2 h6 49. Nf4 b4 50. d5 Kf6 51. Nh5+ Ke5 52. d6 Ke6 53. Nf4+) 47. b6 { [%eval 8.91] } 47... Kd7 { [%eval 8.31] } 48. Nh5 { [%eval 6.57] } 48... Kd8?! { (6.57 → 63.66) Inaccuracy. Ke6 was best. } { [%eval 63.66] } (48... Ke6 49. Ng7+ Kd7 50. Nf5 Kc8 51. Nd6+ Kd7 52. Nxb7 Kc8 53. Na5 Kd7 54. Kh3 h6 55. Kg3) 49. Nf6 { [%eval 63.66] } 49... h6 { [%eval 63.66] } 50. Ng4 { [%eval 63.66] } 50... h5 { [%eval 63.66] } 51. Nf2 { [%eval 63.66] } 51... Kd7 { [%eval 63.66] } 52. Kh4 { [%eval 50.72] } 52... Kd8 { [%eval 63.66] } 53. Kxh5 { [%eval 63.59] } 53... Ke7 { [%eval 63.59] } 54. Kg4 { [%eval 63.66] } 54... Ke6 { [%eval 63.66] } 55. Kg3 { [%eval 63.66] } 55... Kd7 { [%eval 63.66] } 56. Nh3 { [%eval 63.66] } 56... Kd8 { [%eval 62.93] } 57. Nf4 { [%eval 59.72] } 57... Kd7 { [%eval 63.66] } 58. Nh5 { [%eval 63.59] } 58... Ke6 { [%eval 63.16] } 59. Ng7+ { [%eval 62.92] } 59... Kd7 { [%eval 62.14] } 60. Nf5 { [%eval 61.3] } 60... Kc8 { [%eval 60.57] } 61. Nd6+ { [%eval 60.57] } 61... Kb8 { [%eval 60.57] } 62. Nf5 { [%eval 60.57] } 62... Kc8 { [%eval 60.13] } 63. Kf4 { [%eval 60.13] } 63... Kb8 { [%eval 59.29] } 64. Ke5 { [%eval 57.13] } 64... Kc8 { [%eval 55.11] } 65. Ke6 { [%eval 54.27] } 65... Kb8 { [%eval 54.27] } 66. Kd7 { [%eval 54.2] } 66... Ka8 { [%eval 54.2] } 67. Ng3 { [%eval 54.2] } 67... Kb8 { [%eval 54.2] } 68. Nf1 { [%eval 54.2] } 68... Ka8 { [%eval 54.2] } 69. Kc8 { [%eval 51.87] } { Black resigns. } 1-0