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

Pia Cramling vs Viktorija Cmilyte
"Cramling for the Final" (game of the day Feb-04-2019)
European Individual Championship (Women) (2010), Rijeka CRO, rd 11, Mar-17
English Opening: Symmetrical Variation. Two Knights Line (A37)  ·  1-0
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 17 more P Cramling/V Cmilyte games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can get computer analysis by clicking the "ENGINE" button below the game.

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
Mar-18-10  redwhitechess: white's king is so agile, traveling from castled position back to center and coming up to enemy's line.
Aug-07-10  Ulhumbrus: The moves 6 a3?! and 7 Rb1 lose time for development. With 7...d5! Black may have taken over White's opening initiative.

An alternative to 13...c4 is 13...d4.

If after 15...Qxd1 Black finds it difficult to advance the Queen side pawn majority further by ...a5 and ...b4, this suggests 15...Qc7 avoiding exchanging Queens, instead of 15...Qxd1. In the game Marshall vs Capablanca, 1909 in reply to 24 Qc6 Capablanca avoided exchanging Queens by the reply 24...Qe5.

Feb-04-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  al wazir: 46. Ng8 would have simplified faster: 46...Kxg8 47. Rxe7 Ra4 48. Re3, etc.
Feb-04-19  Ironmanth: Have admired Pia for decades now; this was a long tough fight. Bravo! Thanks, chessgames.
Feb-04-19  cormier:


click for larger view

Analysis by Houdini 4 d 24 dpa done

1. + / = (0.58): 32...Rb8 33.Ra7 Ke6 34.Ra6+ Kf7 35.Nd1 f5 36.Nc3 b4 37.axb4 Rxb4 38.Nxa4 Nd5 39.Kd2 f4 40.g4 Rb3 41.Rd6 Rb5 42.Kc2 Nb4+ 43.Kd1 Nd5 44.Kd2 Kg7 45.Rc6 Rb4 46.Ra6 Rb7 47.h4 Nf6 48.f3 Nd5 49.h5 gxh5 50.gxh5 Rb4 51.Kc2 Ne3+ 52.Kc3 Rb3+ 53.Kd4 Rb4 54.Rg6+ Kf7

2. + / - (1.28): 32...Rc8 33.Rb7 c3 34.bxc3 Rc5 35.Kd2 Ke6 36.Rb6+ Kf7 37.Kd3 g5 38.Kd4 Re5 39.c4 bxc4 40.Kxc4 h5 41.Ra6 h4 42.gxh4 Re4+ 43.Kb5 Rxh4 44.Rxa4 Rh5 45.Ng4 Rxh3 46.Ra6 Ng8 47.f3 Rh1 48.a4 Rb1+ 49.Kc5 Rc1+ 50.Kd4 Rd1+ 51.Ke4

Feb-04-19  waustad: Two of my favorite players having it out!
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?]
February 4: Cramling for the Final
from Game of the Day 2019 by Phony Benoni
European Individual Championships (Women) 2010
from Women's Chess Games (2010) by wanabe2000


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