Free online Chess server. Play Chess now in a clean interface. No registration, no ads, no plugin required. Play Chess with the computer, friends or random opponents.
Play
Create a game Tournament Simultaneous exhibitions
Learn
Chess basics Puzzles Practice Coordinates Study Coaches
Watch
Lichess TV Current games Broadcasts (beta) Video library
Community
Players Teams Forum Questions & Answers
Tools
Analysis board Board editor Import game Advanced search
Sign in
Reconnecting

Correspondence Chess • Paul Howden vs Peter Braham

Paul Howden plays Peter Braham in a casual imported game of chess. Peter Braham won by checkmate after 52 moves. Click to replay, analyse, and discuss the game!

A10 English Opening: Anglo-Dutch Defense

Paul Howden
7 Inaccuracies
6 Mistakes
1 Blunders
47 Average centipawn loss
Peter Braham
5 Inaccuracies
3 Mistakes
0 Blunders
27 Average centipawn loss

FEN

PGN Download annotated / Download raw / Download imported

[Event "[YCA"] [Site "https://lichess.org/uDPoFKXE"] [Date "2016.05.4"] [Round "-"] [White "Paul Howden"] [Black "Peter Braham"] [Result "0-1"] [WhiteElo "?"] [BlackElo "?"] [Variant "Standard"] [TimeControl "-"] [ECO "A10"] [Opening "English Opening: Anglo-Dutch Defense"] [Termination "Normal"] [Annotator "lichess.org"] 1. c4 f5?! { (0.00 → 0.57) Inaccuracy. Best move was e5. } { A10 English Opening: Anglo-Dutch Defense } (1... e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Nf3 Nc6 4. d4 exd4 5. Nxd4 Bb4 6. Nxc6 bxc6 7. e3 O-O 8. Bd3) 2. g3?! { (0.57 → 0.06) Inaccuracy. Best move was d4. } (2. d4 e6 3. e3 Nf6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Be2 O-O 6. Nf3 d6 7. O-O Ne4 8. Qc2 Nxc3) 2... Nf6 3. Nc3 e6 4. Bg2 d5 5. cxd5 Nxd5 6. Nxd5 exd5 7. d4 Bd6 8. Nf3 O-O 9. O-O c6 10. a3 a5 11. Bg5 Qb6 12. Qc2 Nd7 13. Bh3 f4 14. Bf5 h6? { (0.36 → 1.91) Mistake. Best move was Nf6. } (14... Nf6 15. Bxc8 Raxc8 16. Bxf4 Bxf4 17. gxf4 c5 18. Rac1 Ne4 19. e3 Qe6 20. Qd1 Qg4+ 21. Kh1) 15. Be6+ Kh8 16. Qg6 Nf6 17. Bxc8?! { (1.57 → 1.07) Inaccuracy. Best move was Bxh6. } (17. Bxh6 gxh6 18. Qxh6+ Nh7 19. Bxc8 Qc7 20. Bh3 Rf6 21. Qh5 Qg7 22. Bf5 Rh6 23. Qg4 Qxg4) 17... Raxc8 18. Bxh6? { (1.06 → 0.00) Mistake. Best move was Bxf4. } (18. Bxf4 Bxf4 19. gxf4 Ne4 20. e3 Rf6 21. Qg4 Rg8 22. Ne5 Qb5 23. h4 a4 24. h5 Qxb2) 18... Qc7? { (0.00 → 1.12) Mistake. Best move was gxh6. } (18... gxh6 19. Qxh6+ Kg8 20. Qg6+ Kh8 21. Qh6+ Kg8 22. Qg6+ Kh8 23. Qh6+) 19. Bxf4 Bxf4 20. gxf4 Qxf4 21. Qg3 Qf5?! { (0.82 → 1.74) Inaccuracy. Best move was Ne4. } (21... Ne4 22. Qxf4 Rxf4 23. Ne5 Rf5 24. e3 Rh5 25. Rac1 Kg8 26. f4 a4 27. Kg2 Rh6 28. Rf3) 22. Nh4 Qe4 23. Ng6+ Kg8 24. Nxf8 Rxf8 25. e3 Nh5?! { (2.03 → 2.59) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qe8. } (25... Qe8 26. Qg2 Ne4 27. f3 Nd6 28. Rae1 Rf6 29. Kh1 Qf7 30. Qh3 Rh6 31. Qg3 Rg6 32. Qh4) 26. Qg2 Qe6 27. Kh1 Rf6 28. Rg1 Qf7 29. f4 Re6 30. Qf3 Nf6 31. b4?! { (2.86 → 2.34) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rg2. } (31. Rg2 Qe8 32. Rag1 Re7 33. Qh3 Rf7 34. Rg5 Qe4+ 35. Qg2 Qh7 36. Re5 Rf8 37. b3 Ne4) 31... Qe7 32. Rge1 axb4 33. axb4 Qxb4 34. Ra8+ Kf7 35. Qe2?! { (2.34 → 1.53) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rg1. } (35. Rg1 Re8 36. Rxe8 Nxe8 37. Qh5+ Kf8 38. Qf5+ Nf6 39. Qe5 Ne8 40. Ra1 Qe7 41. Ra8 Kf7) 35... g6 36. Rg1 Qxd4 37. Qg2? { (1.11 → 0.07) Mistake. Best move was exd4. } (37. exd4 Rxe2 38. Rb1 Re7 39. Ra7 b5 40. Ra6 Re6 41. Rc1 Nh5 42. f5 gxf5 43. Rcxc6 Nf4) 37... Qd3 38. Rb8 Re7 39. h3?! { (0.12 → -0.70) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qg5. } (39. Qg5 Qe4+ 40. Qg2 Qd3 41. Re1 Qf5 42. Qb2 Qh3 43. Qg2 Qf5 44. Qb2 Qh3 45. Qe2 Qf5) 39... b5?! { (-0.70 → 0.00) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rxe3. } (39... Rxe3 40. Qxg6+ Qxg6 41. Rxb7+ Nd7 42. Rxd7+ Ke6 43. Rxg6+ Kxd7 44. Kg2 d4 45. h4 c5 46. Rg7+) 40. Rc8? { (0.00 → -2.18) Mistake. Best move was f5. } (40. f5 Qxf5 41. Rf1 Qe5 42. Rc8 Qe6 43. Qg4 Kg7 44. Qxe6 Rxe6 45. Rc1 Rxe3 46. R1xc6 Ne4) 40... Rxe3 41. Rc7+ Ke6? { (-2.18 → -0.20) Mistake. Best move was Kf8. } (41... Kf8 42. Rc8+ Kf7 43. Rc7+ Kf8 44. Rc8+ Ke7 45. Rh8 c5 46. Qf1 Qxf1 47. Rxf1 d4 48. Kg2) 42. Qf2?? { (-0.20 → -8.55) Blunder. Best move was f5+. } (42. f5+ Kd6 43. Qh2+ Re5 44. Rxc6+ Kxc6 45. Qxe5 Qxh3+ 46. Qh2 Qf3+ 47. Qg2 Qxf5 48. Rc1+ Kd7) 42... Qe4+ 43. Kh2 Re2 44. Rg2? { (-7.76 → -9.40) Mistake. Best move was Qxe2. } (44. Qxe2 Qxe2+ 45. Rg2 Qc4 46. Rf2 b4 47. Rg7 Qd4 48. Re2+ Kf5 49. Rf7 c5 50. Re5+ Kxf4) 44... Rxf2 45. Rxf2 Kd6 46. Rf7 Qe6 47. Ra7? { (-8.23 → -9.58) Mistake. Best move was Rf8. } (47. Rf8 Nh5 48. Rd8+ Kc7 49. Rf8 Qe7 50. Rg8 Qe6 51. Rh8 Qe3 52. Rh7+ Kd6 53. Rg2 Nxf4) 47... Qe3 48. Kg2? { (-8.57 → -16.43) Mistake. Best move was Raa2. } (48. Raa2 Ne4 49. Rg2 Qxf4+ 50. Kh1 Qh6 51. Kh2 b4 52. Rg4 g5 53. Ra7 Qf6 54. Rb7 Kc5) 48... d4?! { (-16.43 → -9.24) Inaccuracy. Best move was Qxa7. } (48... Qxa7 49. h4 Ne4 50. Re2 Qa3 51. Kg1 Qc1+ 52. Kh2 Qxf4+ 53. Kg1 b4 54. Rg2 Qc1+ 55. Kh2) 49. Raa2?! { (-9.24 → -14.30) Inaccuracy. Best move was Rf3. } (49. Rf3 Qe2+ 50. Rf2 Qe4+ 51. Kh2 d3 52. Raa2 Nh5 53. f5 gxf5 54. Rg2 Qe5+ 55. Kg1 Nf4) 49... Nd5 50. f5 Nf4+ 51. Kf1?! { (-12.43 → Mate in 1) Checkmate is now unavoidable. Best move was Rxf4. } (51. Rxf4 Qxf4 52. fxg6 Qe4+ 53. Kh2 Qxg6 54. h4 d3 55. Rf2 Qe4 56. h5 Qe5+ 57. Kg2 Qd5+) 51... Qc1# { Black wins by checkmate. } 0-1