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

There is a clue unsolved right now on the Holiday Contest Clues Page!   [Official Contest Rules]
Please see this announcement for some updates.
(If you register a free account you won't see all these ads!)
Evgeny Degtiarev vs Kulkarni Ojas
Isle of Man Masters (2017), Douglas IMN, rd 6, Sep-28
Gruenfeld Defense: Exchange Variation (D85)  ·  1-0


explore this opening
find similar games 74 more games of E Degtiarev
sac: 29.Qg4 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.

Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  offramp: White was rated 2412, Black a healthy 2289.
The healthy one has just played 23...fxe4.

click for larger view

White could have undoubled his pawns with 24. fxe4. Instead he plays for a huge attack.
24. Bxe4 Qf7
25. Bd6 Rfd8
26. Bg3.

click for larger view

White is threatening 27. ♙h5, so Black plays
27. Qg5 Bh6
28. Qxh5 Kg7
29. Qg4 Bxc1
30. h5. It's that dreaded h-pawn again.
31. hxg6 Qf6

click for larger view

32. Rxh6! Kxh6
33. g7 Rg8
34. Bf4+ Qxf4
35. Qg6#

click for larger view

NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, 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, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.

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, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please submit a correction slip and help us eliminate database mistakes!
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

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