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Correspondence Chess • Richard Reti (?) vs Alexander Alekhine (?)

Richard Reti (?) plays Alexander Alekhine (?) in a casual imported game of chess. Game is still being played after 41 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

A00 Hungarian Opening: Reversed Alekhine

Richard Reti (?)
2 Inaccuracies
2 Mistakes
0 Blunders
18 Average centipawn loss
Alexander Alekhine (?)
2 Inaccuracies
0 Mistakes
0 Blunders
8 Average centipawn loss

FEN

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[Event "Baden-Baden"] [Site "https://lichess.org/uCZcybkU"] [Date "1925.04.25"] [Round "8"] [White "Richard Reti (?)"] [Black "Alexander Alekhine (?)"] [Result "*"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "A00"] [Opening "Hungarian Opening: Reversed Alekhine"] [Termination "Unterminated"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. g3 e5 2. Nf3 { A00 Hungarian Opening: Reversed Alekhine } e4 3. Nd4 d5 4. d3 exd3 5. Qxd3?! { (-0.17 → -0.75) Inaccuracy. Best move was cxd3. } (5. cxd3 Nf6 6. Bg2 c5 7. Nc2 d4 8. O-O Be7 9. Bg5 O-O 10. Nd2 Nc6 11. Bxc6 bxc6 12. Bxf6 Bxf6 13. Ne4 Bh3 14. Nxc5) 5... Nf6?! { (-0.75 → -0.25) Inaccuracy. Best move was c5. } (5... c5 6. Qb5+ Nd7 7. Nf3 Nf6 8. Bg2 Be7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qd3 Nb6 11. Bf4 Nh5 12. Bd2 Be6 13. e3 Nf6 14. Nc3 Nc4 15. b3) 6. Bg2 Bb4+?! { (-0.44 → 0.07) Inaccuracy. Best move was c5. } (6... c5 7. Qb5+ Qd7 8. Qxd7+ Bxd7 9. Nf3 Nc6 10. Bf4 Nh5 11. Bd2 Be7 12. Nc3 Nf6 13. Bf4 d4 14. Nb5 O-O 15. c3 a6 16. Nc7) 7. Bd2 Bxd2+ 8. Nxd2 O-O 9. c4 Na6 10. cxd5 Nb4 11. Qc4 Nbxd5 12. N2b3 c6 13. O-O Re8 14. Rfd1 Bg4 15. Rd2 Qc8 16. Nc5 Bh3 17. Bf3 Bg4 18. Bg2 Bh3 19. Bf3 Bg4 20. Bh1 h5 21. b4 a6 22. Rc1 h4 23. a4 hxg3 24. hxg3 Qc7 25. b5 axb5 26. axb5 Re3 27. Nf3? { (0.35 → -1.36) Mistake. Best move was Bf3. } (27. Bf3 Rea3 28. bxc6 bxc6 29. Nd3 Bxf3 30. Nxf3 R8a6 31. Nc5 Rb6 32. Ne4 Rba6 33. Nxf6+ Nxf6 34. Qd4 Ra2 35. Qd8+ Qxd8 36. Rxd8+ Kh7) 27... cxb5 28. Qxb5 Nc3 29. Qxb7 Qxb7 30. Nxb7 Nxe2+ 31. Kh2 Ne4 32. Rc4 Nxf2 33. Bg2?! { (-1.92 → -2.43) Inaccuracy. Best move was Ng5. } (33. Ng5 Nxh1 34. Rxg4 Nhxg3 35. Rd7 Re5 36. Kg2 Nf5 37. Re4 Rxe4 38. Nxe4 f6 39. Nbd6 Nfd4 40. Rb7 Nf4+ 41. Kg3 Nfe6 42. Kh3 Ra3+) 33... Be6 34. Rcc2? { (-1.87 → -3.82) Mistake. Best move was Rb4. } (34. Rb4 Ng4+ 35. Kh3 Ne5+ 36. Kh2 Rxf3 37. Rxe2 Ng4+ 38. Rxg4 Bxg4 39. Bxf3 Bxf3 40. Re7 Kf8 41. Rd7 Ra1 42. g4 Bxg4 43. Rc7 Be6) 34... Ng4+ 35. Kh3 Ne5+ 36. Kh2 Rxf3 37. Rxe2 Ng4+ 38. Kh3 Ne3+ 39. Kh2 Nxc2 40. Bxf3 Nd4 *