chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Raymond Keene vs Jan Timman
Hastings (1973/74), Hastings ENG, rd 10, Jan-06
Zukertort Opening: Kingside Fianchetto (A04)  ·  1-0
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Annotations by Raymond Keene.      [407 more games annotated by Keene]

explore this opening
find similar games 8 more Keene/Timman games
sac: 15.cxd6 PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: If you register a free account you will be able to create game collections and add games and notes to them. For more information on game collections, see our Help Page.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.
PREMIUM MEMBERS CAN REQUEST COMPUTER ANALYSIS [more info]

Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-10-04  Rowson: lol of course you only put notes on your only win agianst timman... hmmm the human ego.
Sep-10-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  ray keene: <rowson> i wd like to point out that i have supplied notes to a considerable number of my losses and have sent these to admin-they simply have not been put up yet. i will now ask admin to confirm this and i wd ask you to withdraw your comment pls.
Sep-10-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  chessgames.com: That's absolutely right. The notes we have online right now are mostly from his book "Grandmaster Strategy", the format of which is Keene commenting on many of his fine wins; however he has also sent us literally reams of notes on all manner of games. Look for these new annoated games later in the month.
Sep-10-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  ray keene: thanks very much for the rectification!
Sep-10-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  IMlday: Kibitzers want 6..Nd4!?
Sep-10-04  clocked: white is golden after 6...Nd4 7.Nc3 Qxc5 8.Nb3 Nxb3 9.axb3
Sep-10-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  IMlday: The kibitzers want 6..Nd4 7.Nc3 Ne6 8.Nb3 Bxc3+ 9.bxc3 Qc7 10.Be3 Nf6 11.f3 b6 with a mess. :-|
Sep-10-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  ray keene: after 6...nd4 i wd doubtless have played bd3 and castled.the whole theme of my opening was to avoid...bxc3 at all costs
Sep-10-04  clocked: after 6...Nd4 7.Nc3 Ne6 8.Nd5 avoiding any mess
May-27-05  Heavy Metal Thunder: Can't black play 26. ...Qb5
May-27-05  Ernest van der Sar: <Ray Keene> I think it is really nice to read your comments and explanation of purposes. It certainly helps me to make better choices on the board. Thanks for that!
May-27-05  Ernest van der Sar: <Rowson> I think the only one who has the real human ego, is the one who thinks it's logical that others only want to comment their own wins and/or good stuff.
May-27-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  ray keene: if 26...qb5 then rxe5 is very unpleasant for black
Apr-26-06  hitman84: Nice game!

black delays Nf6 hoping for Bc3 but after 11.f4 white has gained the timing!

I think 11...a5 was a desperate try for a counter

I like this game very much MR.Keene you just dismantled the idea of black delaying Nf6 OTB!

Apr-26-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  ray keene: <hitman84> yes this was certainly an all time favourite of mine
May-08-06  vmur2000: Mr Ray keene.I really like all your games.Your annotations seem down to earth and not scary.There is a such a note of sincerity to explain to the viewer about your motives.Thanks a lot and continue to guide us.
May-08-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  ray keene: <vmur2000> thanks for your very kind comments--i hope to be posting some more games soon
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, is totally anonymous, and 100% free—plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
  3. No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any member Iincludinfgall Admin and Owners or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. If you think someone is an idiot, then provide evidence that their reasoning is invalid and/or idiotic, instead of just calling them an idiot. It's a subtle but important distinction, even in political discussions.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
  6. NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
  7. Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
  8. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
  9. The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
  10. All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
  11. Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a Moderator.

NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific game and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors. All Moderator actions taken are at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.

This game is type: CLASSICAL. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
Zukertort Opening: Kside Fianchetto (A04) 1-0RaymondKeene notes
from nOt sO lOng Games by fredthebear
Zukertort Opening: Kside Fianchetto (A04) 1-0RaymondKeene notes
from Attacks & Sacs on f7 Fredthebear ECO codes A-D-E by fredthebear
Hastings 1973/74
by suenteus po 147
franskfranz's favorite games as white
by franskfranz
Middlegame Study: 1
from CBBC by RMP67
Fianchetto Frolics
by Domdaniel
Ray Keene's Best Games
by KingG


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC