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All chess player DO require a QUICK FIX opening selection, here are some good choices for him.


A Sokolov vs S Milliet, 2015 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

K Terrieux vs M Ragger, 2015
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 27 moves, 0-1

R Edouard vs S Pucher, 2015
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 37 moves, 1-0

Berlin at its Best !
D Svetushkin vs Naiditsch, 2015 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 51 moves, 0-1

Barmen Variation (D37) QGD seems to latest Theory ?
Bacrot vs A Riazantsev, 2015
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

Giri controlled all the 64 squares with his K in the middle !
A Giri vs V Iordachescu, 2015 
(E90) King's Indian, 41 moves, 1-0

Worth a try
N Battulga vs P Jigjidsuren, 2011 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 24 moves, 1-0

similar line but Drawn
B Le Corre vs A Colovic, 2015
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

English Attack against Scheveningen
M Rahal vs R Har-Zvi, 1993 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 20 moves, 1-0

A Marathon game with interesting twists.
C Forestier vs F Steil-Antoni, 2015
(B06) Robatsch, 56 moves, 0-1

Gd1-QIDFianchetto. Nimzowitsch Var Timman's Line (E15)
S Feller vs Navara, 2015 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 30 moves, 0-1

same line --Menacing Knight
Shabalov vs T Gareyev, 2014 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 38 moves, 0-1

Black just manages DRAW as W has the lead.
Gelfand vs Karjakin, 2014 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Gd Queen sac & Inspiring End game
G Gajewski vs S Fedorchuk, 2015 
(E17) Queen's Indian, 58 moves, 0-1

Nicely played endgame.
J Moussard vs R Wojtaszek, 2015 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 74 moves, 1-0

Karjakin on fire with 3/3
Morozevich vs Karjakin, 2013 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 35 moves, 0-1

QIDFianchetto. Nimzowitsch Var Timman's Line (E15)
Van Wely vs Kamsky, 2013
(E15) Queen's Indian, 38 moves, 1/2-1/2

Dutch Defense: Leningrad. Warsaw Variation (A88)
N Brunner vs Bacrot, 2015
(A88) Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6, 20 moves, 1/2-1/2

J Dourerassou vs Flear, 2015 
(C48) Four Knights, 45 moves, 1-0

what a great game!
Jakovenko vs M Cornette, 2015 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 32 moves, 1-0

C Bauer vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2015 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 71 moves, 0-1

Fine defense by So
W So vs R Vazquez Igarza, 2015 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

W missing a WIN ! 30.Bf7 mates quickly
C Bauer vs Navara, 2015 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 51 moves, 1/2-1/2

Good attacking concept against ENG-caro type.
A Giri vs B Michiels, 2015 
(A11) English, Caro-Kann Defensive System, 39 moves, 1-0

Nice attack-QGD: Charousek (Petrosian) Variation (D31)
A H T dos Santos Fier vs S Feller, 2015 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 35 moves, 1-0

QGD-Charousek (Petrosian) Variation (D31)
F de Cresce El Debs vs B Sztokbant, 2014
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 38 moves, 1-0

What a bishop !
Svidler vs Mamedyarov, 2014 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 36 moves, 1-0

Gd for line prepN.
I Khairullin vs B Murtazin, 2015
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 35 moves, 1-0

What a Q-sac !
A H T dos Santos Fier vs T Rogers, 2014
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

Systems with Bf4 is popular & highly original.
Nakamura vs Bacrot, 2013 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 35 moves, 1-0

There was some action with 8.h4 bringing an attack on the kings
Morozevich vs A Giri, 2012 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 17 moves, 1/2-1/2

An exciting opening, good attacking chnaces for white.
Caruana vs H Melkumyan, 2012 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 40 moves, 1-0

Annotations by GM Balogh: http://pogonina.com/index.php?optio.
V Laznicka vs Topalov, 2013 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 38 moves, 0-1

17.O-O-O must work somehow, instead of 17 dxe5
Mamedyarov vs Nakamura, 2014 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

Gd game for line prep.
Tomashevsky vs R Aghasaryan, 2014 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 26 moves, 1-0

what a game
Ding Liren vs W So, 2015 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nice Rook maneuvers.
Bacrot vs M Krasenkow, 2015 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 47 moves, 0-1

threat isRc3 pins Q.White can avoid this,but will drop fewpawns
R Picard vs N Brunner, 2015 
(C00) French Defense, 20 moves, 0-1

Anti-Grünfeld. Alekhine Variation (D70)
S Pucher vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2015 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 38 moves, 0-1

Study games 4.d3 Two Knights,learn how to play from bothsides
V Fougerit vs M Ragger, 2015 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 37 moves, 0-1

White's position after 23.Qe1 LOOKS winning
A Savina vs W So, 2015 
(D85) Grunfeld, 34 moves, 0-1

QID Nimzowitsch Variation Quiet Line (E15)
P Bailet vs Jakovenko, 2015
(E15) Queen's Indian, 42 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42)
S Milliet vs J R Koch, 2015
(C42) Petrov Defense, 20 moves, 1/2-1/2

C Bauer vs T Sanikidze, 2015
(C49) Four Knights, 70 moves, 0-1

Modern Bishop's Opening (C55)
N Benmesbah vs L Bergez, 2015
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 39 moves, 0-1

not sure where white went wrong here. 18.b4
M Matlakov vs A Donchenko, 2015 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 32 moves, 0-1

White's king is paralyzed, bound, gagged, and ready for termina
A Demuth vs A Giri, 2015 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 29 moves, 0-1

Semi-Slav Defense: Stoltz Variation (D45)
M Krasenkow vs B Michiels, 2015
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 31 moves, 1-0

Is it a trend ?
I Sokolov vs I D Dorfman, 2015
(D85) Grunfeld, 16 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Variation (C11)
D Svetushkin vs G Battaglini, 2015
(C11) French, 45 moves, 1-0

End game! Bogo-Indian Defense: Exchange Variation (E11)
P Tregubov vs M Nezar, 2015
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

Good GAME ! Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack (B51)
C Picard vs J Netzer, 2015
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 44 moves, 0-1

King's Indian Attack: Keres Variation (A07)
Van Wely vs M Krasenkow, 2015
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 32 moves, 1-0

After the 17.e4 advance, Black has a strategically lost game
A Giri vs Fressinet, 2015 
(D35) Queen's Gambit Declined, 41 moves, 1-0

E Postny vs S Fedorchuk, 2015
(E17) Queen's Indian, 34 moves, 0-1

Reti Opening: Advance Variation (A09)
A Demuth vs W So, 2015 
(A09) Reti Opening, 40 moves, 0-1


A Sokolov vs Naiditsch, 2015 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 40 moves, 1-0

A nice chain of moves to exploit 22.- c5 and 23.- Rc5
A Giri vs I A Nataf, 2015 
(A15) English, 34 moves, 1-0

N Benmesbah vs C Forestier, 2015 
(B01) Scandinavian, 47 moves, 1-0

Great defence by Fedorchuk!
W So vs S Fedorchuk, 2015 
(A27) English, Three Knights System, 31 moves, 0-1

Navara vs M Krasenkow, 2015 
(C45) Scotch Game, 43 moves, 0-1

B Michiels vs Fressinet, 2015 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 61 moves, 0-1

J N Riff vs Van Wely, 2015 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 32 moves, 1-0

A solid crush. The king chase is fun.
S Fedorchuk vs I D Dorfman, 2015 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 40 moves, 1-0

P Tregubov vs A Sokolov, 2015
(E56) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 7...Nc6, 27 moves, 1-0

White overwhelming attack after 23...Nxh6 27.Ng5+ Kg8 28 Nxe6
A Skripchenko vs D Leroy, 2015 
(C49) Four Knights, 23 moves, 1-0

Navara vs McShane, 2004 
(B06) Robatsch, 46 moves, 0-1

B Adhiban vs Nakamura, 2013 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 42 moves, 0-1

Nakamura vs Karjakin, 2015 
(A06) Reti Opening, 30 moves, 1-0

Nakamura vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2014
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Gelfand vs Nakamura, 2014 
(A88) Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nakamura vs Caruana, 2015 
(A36) English, 51 moves, 1-0

Caruana vs Nakamura, 2015 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 41 moves, 0-1

B Socko vs Nakamura, 2015 
(E92) King's Indian, 54 moves, 0-1

"most chess opening principles ignored during a victory".
J Rapport vs Nakamura, 2015 
(A80) Dutch, 33 moves, 0-1

Nakamura was smashed up
Anand vs Nakamura, 2015 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 41 moves, 1-0

Nakamura trots out these old-time openings
Nakamura vs Anand, 2014 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 26 moves, 1-0

Correct punishment for grubby pawn grab.
Nakamura vs J Hawkins, 2014 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 15 moves, 1-0

He had a reason! Qd7 doesn't help.
Nakamura vs Anand, 2014 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

Did Gawain see the Green Knight again?
G Jones vs Anand, 2012 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 29 moves, 0-1

Does this game make new theory in this line?
Grischuk vs L Dominguez, 2013 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

Jack Van Zyl-Rudd vs N Jyothilal, 2014
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 20 moves, 0-1

Caruana is in good shape
Caruana vs Svidler, 2014 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 33 moves, 1-0

Gorgeous combination
S Bogdanovich vs A Kovchan, 2014 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 31 moves, 0-1

A tense battle with twists and turns. Great stuff.
R Wojtaszek vs E Safarli, 2014 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

21....O-O?
M Matlakov vs A Greenfeld, 2014 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Wow. White, quality up, ran out of moves.
Sasikiran vs Wei Yi, 2015 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 40 moves, 0-1

Hello, 29.Th1 ?! But Black can answer Cd2+!
Bacrot vs D Baramidze, 2015 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

A beautiful endgame!
L Carranza vs Capablanca, 1911 
(C46) Three Knights, 44 moves, 0-1

Anand vs Grischuk, 2015 
(B33) Sicilian, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

a very natural move like 14...d6 led to black's downfall.
A Giri vs Grischuk, 2015 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 42 moves, 1-0

L'Ami vs H Lefebvre, 2011
(D47) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 32 moves, 1-0

Anand vs Van Wely, 2006 
(B33) Sicilian, 42 moves, 1-0

S Melia vs M Muzychuk, 2006 
(B33) Sicilian, 31 moves, 0-1

L Dominguez vs Grischuk, 2015 
(B33) Sicilian, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

explains <36.Rf3 Bb4!> blockading the b-pawn
C De Seroux vs M Muzychuk, 2010 
(B33) Sicilian, 38 moves, 0-1

Grischuk blunders with 40...exf4, and Carlsen picks up
Carlsen vs Grischuk, 2015 
(B91) Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation, 45 moves, 1-0

Adams drinks Giri's milkshake! He drinks it up!
Adams vs A Giri, 2015 
(B91) Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation, 33 moves, 1-0

Harikrishna vs R Gardner, 2015
(E14) Queen's Indian, 24 moves, 1-0

Ganguly vs V Pechenkin, 2015
(C11) French, 44 moves, 1-0

Negi vs G Munkhgal, 2014 
(C11) French, 30 moves, 1-0

Sutovsky vs Lenderman, 2015 
(C11) French, 35 moves, 0-1

F Vallejo Pons vs P Ponkratov, 2015 
(C11) French, 29 moves, 1-0

D Haessel vs V Pechenkin, 2015 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 0-1

Harikrishna vs S Shankland, 2015 
(A14) English, 45 moves, 1-0

G Valenti vs M De Polzer, 2011 
(A03) Bird's Opening, 29 moves, 1-0

D Khismatullin vs D Zoler, 2015 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 27 moves, 1-0

A Korobov vs M Demidov, 2015
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 21 moves, 1-0

Anand is a great tactician !
Anand vs J L Hammer, 2015 
(A20) English, 36 moves, 1-0

A remarkable performance by Giri and a worthy candidate.
A Giri vs Topalov, 2015 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 56 moves, 1-0

Topalov said that with 4...f6 Carlsen was .
J L Hammer vs Carlsen, 2015 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 34 moves, 1-0

Aronian has been stuck in Bad Form
Aronian vs Nakamura, 2015 
(A25) English, 40 moves, 0-1

Gd thinking, check theory.
Q Burri vs A Delorme, 2015
(C45) Scotch Game, 24 moves, 0-1

Gd play check theory.
P Darini vs N Khomeriki, 2015
(C45) Scotch Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Well played Scotch Game: Blumenfeld Attack (C45)
V Asadli vs B Adhiban, 2015 
(C45) Scotch Game, 51 moves, 0-1

W held initiative throughout.
D Cornette vs K Ozturk, 2015 
(C45) Scotch Game, 32 moves, 1-0

S Halkias vs Kramnik, 2014 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 35 moves, 1/2-1/2

Short vs J Hawkins, 2014 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 30 moves, 1/2-1/2

Ganguly vs C Sandipan, 2014
(C51) Evans Gambit, 43 moves, 1-0

Great attack by shirov.
Shirov vs F Handke, 2013 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 34 moves, 1-0

Wei Yi vs Mamedyarov, 2013
(C51) Evans Gambit, 40 moves, 1/2-1/2

stills packs a bit of a sting.
C Sreeves vs J Lenier, 2013 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 26 moves, 1-0

Nakamura vs R Hess, 2012 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 33 moves, 1-0

Looks like So fell into trap in the Grand prix attack 9..Nge7?
Nisipeanu vs W So, 2015 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 1-0

Black should have taken the draw by repetition.
Wang Chen vs Zhao Jun, 2015 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 40 moves, 1-0

Weeramantry vs Ian Mahoney, 2015
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 21 moves, 1-0

Wang Chen vs Sasikiran, 2015
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

Tal said:"Since I lost the title, chess game became quiet again
I Nepomniachtchi vs Caruana, 2015 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 46 moves, 1/2-1/2

8 f5 amazing sacrifice with no clear immediate tactical win
E Kharous vs Gu Xiaobing, 2014 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 33 moves, 1-0

N Das vs M Othman, 2015
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 35 moves, 1-0

P Brochet vs M Choisy, 2015
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Vivian Smith vs W Li, 2015
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 26 moves, 0-1

G Antoms vs Gelfand, 2015
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 27 moves, 0-1

not sure how sound this is, but it sure is spectacular.
M Cornette vs R Rapport, 2014 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 30 moves, 1/2-1/2

Colin Watson vs A Csonka, 2013
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Short vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2013
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 46 moves, 1/2-1/2

R Felgaer vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2013
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 44 moves, 1/2-1/2

Wang Chen vs S P Sethuraman, 2015
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 50 moves, 1/2-1/2

Beautiful dancing knight for Naiditsch
Kramnik vs Naiditsch, 2015 
(D41) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 57 moves, 0-1

17.Qxa8 Bb7 18.Qa3 Ra8 19.Qb4 Bxf3 20.gxf3 Nd3 Black gets R
Yifan Hou vs Kramnik, 2015 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 28 moves, 0-1

Caruana vs W So, 2015 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 69 moves, 0-1

Interesting game. This was all preparation? i wonder.
I Nepomniachtchi vs G Meier, 2015 
(C11) French, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Kiriakov vs S Sjugirov, 2015
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 18 moves, 0-1

Hoang Thanh Trang vs U Fataliyeva, 2015
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 42 moves, 1-0

17...Nxd5 & then pawn fork e3 recovering piece with interest !
A Virkud vs R Goletiani, 2015 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 29 moves, 0-1

L'Ami vs S Ernst, 2015
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 37 moves, 1-0

Showing respect for Nisi's attacking prowess made sense.
Nisipeanu vs Yifan Hou, 2015 
(E16) Queen's Indian, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

A cute mate coming from h5 square on move 47
J Hawkins vs S Conquest, 2011 
(E16) Queen's Indian, 46 moves, 1-0

F Handke vs A Cioara, 2014
(E16) Queen's Indian, 32 moves, 1-0

W So vs S Megaranto, 2010
(E16) Queen's Indian, 38 moves, 1-0

Spanish IM Martin takes us thro': http://chess24.com/en/read/n
W So vs Naiditsch, 2015 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 36 moves, 0-1

Patiently and accurately played by Kramnik
Kramnik vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2015 
(A04) Reti Opening, 55 moves, 1-0

Caruana vs Naiditsch, 2015 
(E04) Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3, 41 moves, 1-0

That knight on f5 just had to be taken - otherwise d6 falls
W So vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2015 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 49 moves, 1-0

Time trouble, certainly.
Kramnik vs Caruana, 2015 
(D78) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6, 38 moves, 0-1

Naiditsch vs Yifan Hou, 2015
(E48) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5, 64 moves, 1/2-1/2

A Stefanova vs S Melia, 2013 
(E48) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5, 31 moves, 0-1

Short vs G Thornton, 2014
(E48) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5, 39 moves, 0-1

5th straight to win also Engine evaluation falters !
Nisipeanu vs Caruana, 2015 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 30 moves, 0-1

Caruana makes the pawn-for-play strategy look feeble.
Caruana vs Yifan Hou, 2015 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 39 moves, 1-0

White should have pushed her a and b pawns.
Yifan Hou vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2015 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 63 moves, 1/2-1/2

B Adhiban vs A Gadimbayli, 2015
(C02) French, Advance, 28 moves, 1-0

Quite a style
D Sengupta vs Marcos Ernesto Jurdao Perez, 2015 
(C02) French, Advance, 30 moves, 1-0

He is very good in Ruy Lopez as white
Yu Yangyi vs Sasikiran, 2015 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 54 moves, 1-0

37.e7?. Instead 37.♗xh5 looks completely winning:
I Nepomniachtchi vs Yu Yangyi, 2015 
(B33) Sicilian, 44 moves, 0-1

Wang Yue vs Lu Shanglei, 2015 
(A11) English, Caro-Kann Defensive System, 35 moves, 1-0

check theory, Black posN was good.
Bu Xiangzhi vs Wang Chen, 2015
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 32 moves, 1/2-1/2

Ding Liren vs Wei Yi, 2015
(A10) English, 30 moves, 1/2-1/2

B Bok vs S Ernst, 2015 
(B30) Sicilian, 30 moves, 1-0

The misplaced Queen cost Tiviakov this game.
R Pruijssers vs Tiviakov, 2015 
(C02) French, Advance, 33 moves, 1-0

Ding Liren vs Lu Shanglei, 2015 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 20 moves, 1-0

Napoleon Attack
Lu Shanglei vs L Bruzon Batista, 2015 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

A Demchenko vs A Gorbatov, 2013 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 31 moves, 1-0

M Matlakov vs Lu Shanglei, 2015 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 30 moves, 1-0

Lu Shanglei vs D Dubov, 2015 
(C85) Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD), 37 moves, 1-0

J Duda vs T L Petrosian, 2015
(B01) Scandinavian, 42 moves, 1/2-1/2

V S Gujrathi vs D Anton Guijarro, 2015
(A80) Dutch, 37 moves, 1-0

Wei Yi vs L Bruzon Batista, 2015 
(B40) Sicilian, 36 moves, 1-0

scalped!
Adams vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2015 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 36 moves, 0-1

R Rapport vs Bacrot, 2014
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Wow, what a draw.
R Rapport vs Adams, 2015 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

Navara had decided to play a sideline against Sicilian Najdorf.
Navara vs R Wojtaszek, 2015 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 48 moves, 1-0

nice positional/ technical win by Adams
Adams vs Navara, 2015 
(B91) Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation, 56 moves, 1-0

Van Wely vs Karjakin, 2014 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 60 moves, 0-1

A Giri vs Karjakin, 2014 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 32 moves, 1/2-1/2

Probably the wisest course against Leko.
G Meier vs Leko, 2014 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

Rather tense game and well played fearless defense by Karjakin.
Kramnik vs Karjakin, 2013 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 48 moves, 1/2-1/2

Kramnik vs Carlsen, 2013 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

<14...Bb7??> is the decisive blunder.
H Tikkanen vs E Goudriaan, 2012 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 24 moves, 1-0

G Meier vs K Terrieux, 2012
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 35 moves, 1-0

S Ter-Sahakyan vs A R Saleh Salem, 2015 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 42 moves, 1-0

W missed 37Bf7+ Kf8 38 Rc7 wins
Eljanov vs R Rapport, 2015 
(A95) Dutch, Stonewall, 44 moves, 1/2-1/2

Navara vs Adams, 2015 
(D35) Queen's Gambit Declined, 37 moves, 0-1

R Rapport vs R Wojtaszek, 2015 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 34 moves, 0-1

Nice combination at the end
J Hawkins vs J D Wager, 2015 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 21 moves, 1-0

it's a trappy line, so don't blaim black too much
R Pert vs J Burnett, 2015 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 20 moves, 1-0

Leko vs Li Chao, 2015 
(B56) Sicilian, 42 moves, 1/2-1/2

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