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Georg Meier vs Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu
Dortmund Sparkassen (2018), Dortmund GER, rd 6, Jul-21
Catalan Opening: Closed Variation (E06)  ·  1-0


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Jul-23-18  cormier:

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Analysis by Houdini 4: d 25 dpa done

1. + / = (0.26): 42...Rd3 43.hxg6 hxg6 44.Nf2 Rd2 45.Ke3 Rd8 46.f4 b6 47.Ne4 b4 48.g5 fxg5 49.fxg5 Rd1 50.Kf4 Rf1+ 51.Ke5 Rd1 52.Bc4 Re1 53.Kf4 Rh1 54.Nf6 Rh3 55.Ne8+ Kf8 56.Nd6 Kg7 57.Ne8+ Kf8

2. + / = (0.27): 42...Rd4 43.Ke3 Rd1 44.hxg6 hxg6 45.f4 b6 46.Nc3 Re1+ 47.Ne2 Rh1 48.Nd4 Re1+ 49.Kf3 Kh6 50.Bd5 Rf1+ 51.Ke3 Re1+ 52.Kd3 Rd1+ 53.Kc3 Rc1+ 54.Kd2 Rg1 55.Bf3 b4 56.Ne6 g5 57.f5 Rb1 58.Kc2 Rg1 59.Kd3 Rg3 60.Ke4 Rh3

Jul-23-18  cormier:

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Analysis by Houdini 4: d 25 dpa done

1. + / = (0.66): 42.Bxb5 gxh5 43.gxh5 Rd5 44.h6+ Kg6 45.Be8+ Kxh6 46.Nxf6 Rd1 47.Bb5 Kg6 48.Ng4 Kg7 49.Ne3 Rb1 50.Bc4 b6 51.Nf5+ Kf6 52.Ng3 Re1 53.Ne4+ Ke7 54.Bd5 Rh1 55.Ng3 Rh3 56.Kg4 Rh2 57.f4 Kd6 58.Be4 Ke6 59.Kg5

2. + / = (0.62): 42.Be2 Rb1 43.hxg6 hxg6 44.Nc5 Re1 45.Ke3 f5 46.gxf5 b6 47.Ne6+ Kf6 48.Nd4 gxf5 49.b4 Rb1 50.Nxf5 Rxb4 51.Nd4 Ra4 52.Bxb5 Ra7 53.Ke4 Rh7 54.f4 Re7+ 55.Kf3 Rh7 56.Ke3 Re7+ 57.Kf3 Rh7

3. = (0.23): 42.Be6 Rd3 43.hxg6 hxg6 44.Nf2 Rd8 45.Ke4 Rd2 46.Ke3 Rd8 47.f4 b6 48.Ne4 Rd1 49.Nc3 Re1+ 50.Ne2 g5 51.Bf5 gxf4+ 52.Kf2 Ra1 53.Nxf4 Kh6 54.Nd5 Kg5 55.Nxb6 Ra3 56.b4 Kf4 57.Nd5+ Ke5 58.Ne3 Kf4 59.Ng2+ Kg5

Jul-23-18  cormier:

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Analysis by Houdini 4: d 23 dpa done

1. + / = (0.43): 41.h5 Rd4 42.Ke3 Rd7 43.hxg6 hxg6 44.Nc3 Kh6 45.Nd5 Rd6 46.f4 Kh7 47.Ke4 Re6+ 48.Kf3 Rd6 49.Nc7 Rd8 50.Ke4 Rd7 51.Nd5 Rd6 52.Bf1 Kg7 53.Bb5 Kf7 54.Nc7

2. + / = (0.39): 41.Nc3 Rd2 42.Nb5 Rd7 43.Be6 Rd8 44.Nc7 Rd4+ 45.Kg3 Rd1 46.Bc4 Kf8 47.g5 fxg5 48.hxg5 Rd7 49.Nb5 Ke7 50.Kf4 Rd8 51.Ke5 Rd1 52.Nc3 Re1+ 53.Kd4 Kd7 54.Ne4 Kc7

Jul-23-18  cormier:

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Analysis by Houdini 4: d 27 dpa

1. + / = (0.29): 35...Rd2 36.Nc3 f5 37.g5 Rd4 38.Kg3 Rg4+ 39.Kh3 Rf4 40.Be2 Kg7 41.f3 Rd4 42.Bc4 Rd2 43.Ne2 h6 44.Nf4 Rd1 45.Kg2 Rb1 46.Ne6+ Kh7 47.Bd5 Rb2+ 48.Kg3 b5 49.Nc7 Rd2 50.gxh6 b6 51.Be6 Re2 52.Bd7 Re3 53.Nxb5 Rxb3

2. + / = (0.33): 35...Rc2 36.Kf3 Kg7 37.Bd5 Rd2 38.Ne3 Rb2 39.Ng2 Rb1 40.h5 Rc1 41.Ne3 Rb1 42.hxg6 hxg6 43.Ng2 Kh6 44.Nf4 Rc1 45.Ne6 b5 46.Nd4 Rd1 47.Ke3 b6 48.Bf3 Rb1 49.Be4 Re1+ 50.Kf4 b4 51.Ne6 Re2 52.f3 Rb2 53.Nd4

Jul-23-18  cormier:

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Analysis by Houdini 4: d 24 dpa done

1. = (0.16): 14...c6 15.Bxe7 Nxe7 16.Qb4 Nd5 17.Bxd5 exd5 18.Qe7 Be6 19.Nd4 c5 20.Qxc5 Rac8 21.Qb4 Qd6 22.Qxd6 Nxd6 23.Kg2 Nf5 24.Nef3 Nxd4 25.Nxd4 Bd7 26.Rfd1 Re8 27.b3 g6 28.e3 a6 29.Rac1 Kg7 30.h3 h5 31.h4 f6 32.Rh1 Bg4 33.f3 Bd7

2. = (0.25): 14...Bf6 15.Rad1 Rxd1 16.Rxd1 c6 17.Nc3 Qa5 18.f4 Be7 19.Bxe7 Nxe7 20.e4 Qc7 21.Qd4 f6 22.Nc4 b6 23.Qd8 Qxd8 24.Rxd8 Kf7 25.e5 Bb7 26.Rd7 Bc8 27.Bxc6 Bxd7 28.Bxa8 Bc6 29.Bxc6 Nxc6 30.Kg2 Ke7 31.Kf3 Nc7 32.exf6+ gxf6 33.Nd2 Na6 34.Nb5 Nc5

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  HeMateMe: the big piece swap in the middle game definitely benefitted black.
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