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Correspondence Chess • yago666 vs Vetinari_Computer

Vetinari_Computer (1500) plays yago666 (1896) in a casual Correspondence game of chess. yago666 won by checkmate after 45 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

C11 French Defense: Steinitz Variation #2

yago666 (1896)
1 Inaccuracies
3 Mistakes
2 Blunders
38 Average centipawn loss
Vetinari_Computer (1500?)
3 Inaccuracies
3 Mistakes
3 Blunders
63 Average centipawn loss

FEN

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[Event "Casual Correspondence game"] [Site "https://lichess.org/kFCO1UGN"] [Date "2017.09.03"] [Round "-"] [White "yago666"] [Black "Vetinari_Computer"] [Result "1-0"] [UTCDate "2017.09.03"] [UTCTime "00:39:14"] [WhiteElo "1896"] [BlackElo "1500"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "C11"] [Opening "French Defense: Steinitz Variation #2"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. f4 c5 6. Nf3 { C11 French Defense: Steinitz Variation #2 } Be7 7. Be3 Nc6 8. Qd2 O-O 9. dxc5 Nxc5 10. O-O-O Qc7 11. Kb1 a6 12. h4 b5 13. Bxc5 Bxc5 14. Bd3 Qa7?! { (0.10 → 0.67) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bb4. } (14... Bb4 15. f5 Nxe5 16. f6 gxf6 17. Nxd5 exd5 18. Qxb4 Nxd3 19. Rxd3 Bf5 20. Rc3 Qg3 21. Rc6) 15. Rde1 Nb4?! { (0.23 → 0.97) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bb4. } (15... Bb4) 16. g4 Nxd3 17. Qxd3 h6? { (0.74 → 1.83) Mistake. Best move was b4. } (17... b4 18. Nd1 Be7 19. f5 a5 20. f6 gxf6 21. exf6 Ba6 22. fxe7 Bxd3 23. exf8=Q+ Rxf8 24. cxd3) 18. f5 b4 19. Ne2? { (1.58 → 0.27) Mistake. Best move was Na4. } (19. Na4 Bf2 20. Re2 a5 21. Qd2 Bc5 22. Nxc5 Qxc5 23. Nd4 a4 24. f6 b3 25. g5 h5) 19... a5 20. Ned4 exf5?! { (0.15 → 0.86) Inaccuracy. Best move was b3. } (20... b3 21. Nxb3) 21. gxf5 Qb6?? { (0.95 → 6.10) Blunder. Best move was f6. } (21... f6 22. Rhg1 Bxd4 23. Qxd4 Qxd4 24. Nxd4 fxe5 25. Rxe5 Ra7 26. Kc1 Raf7 27. Rxd5 Rd7 28. Rxd7) 22. f6 gxf6 23. Reg1+? { (5.00 → 3.52) Mistake. Best move was Rhg1+. } (23. Rhg1+) 23... Kh8 24. Qe3 Kh7 25. Ng5+? { (3.05 → 0.76) Mistake. Best move was Qf4. } (25. Qf4 Bxd4 26. Nxd4 Be6 27. Nf3 Rg8 28. exf6 Qa7 29. Ng5+ Kh8 30. Re1 Raf8 31. Rhf1 Rg6) 25... fxg5 26. hxg5 Bxd4 27. Qd3+?? { (1.01 → -2.05) Blunder. Best move was g6+. } (27. g6+) 27... Kh8 28. Rg2?? { (-2.57 → -6.40) Blunder. Best move was Rd1. } (28. Rd1 Bxe5 29. Rxh6+ Qxh6 30. gxh6 Be6 31. Re1 Rg8 32. a4 Rg3 33. Qb5 Bd4 34. Rd1 Rg4) 28... Ba6?? { (-6.40 → -2.04) Blunder. Best move was Rg8. } (28... Rg8 29. Rgh2 Kg7 30. Rxh6 Be6 31. Rxe6 Qxe6 32. Rh7+ Kf8 33. Qxd4 Rc8 34. Qf2 Rxg5 35. Rh8+) 29. Qf5 Rg8? { (-2.75 → 0.00) Mistake. Best move was Qg6. } (29... Qg6) 30. Rgh2 Kg7?? { (0.00 → 11.93) Blunder. Best move was Rg6. } (30... Rg6 31. Rxh6+ Rxh6 32. Rxh6+ Qxh6 33. gxh6 Rg8 34. Qf6+ Kh7 35. Qxf7+ Kh8 36. Qf6+ Kh7 37. Qf7+) 31. Rxh6 Kf8 32. Rxb6 Bxb6 33. e6 Ra7 34. Qf6 b3? { (8.87 → Mate in 10) Checkmate is now unavoidable. Best move was Be2. } (34... Be2 35. exf7) 35. Rh7 bxc2+ 36. Kxc2 Rc7+ 37. Kd2 Bb5 38. exf7 Be3+ 39. Kxe3 Re7+ 40. Qxe7+?! { (Mate in 5 → Mate in 5) Not the best checkmate sequence. Best move was Kf3. } (40. Kf3 Re3+ 41. Kxe3 d4+ 42. Kxd4 Rg6 43. Rh8+ Rg8 44. fxg8=Q#) 40... Kxe7 41. fxg8=Q+ Kd6 42. Kd4 Bd7 43. Qd8 Kc6 44. Qxd7+ Kb6 45. Rh6# { White wins by checkmate. } 1-0