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Matthew Mckenna / Toga vs Greg Gomez / Deep Fritz Masters vs. Machines Invitational (2007), Yahoo Chess, rd 5, Apr-14
Queen's Gambit Declined: Three Knights Variation. General (D37)  ·  1/2-1/2



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Apr-21-07  chessmoron: 1. d4 <tournament created by Wilson Hu/chessmoron; Time control: 2 hours and a half> d5 <Notes by Matthew McKenna/User: themadhair > 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 a6 5. Bg5 c6 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Bd3 Be7 8. cxd5 cxd5 9. O-O b5 10. a4 b4 11. Ne2 O-O 12. Rc1 Bb7 13. Qb3 Qb6 14. Ne5 Bd6 15. Nxd7 Nxd7 16. Bf4 a5 17. Qc2 b3 18. Qb1 Nf6 19. Bxd6 Qxd6 20. Rc5 Bc6 21. Nc3 e5 22. Qd1 exd4 23. exd4 Nd7 24. Nb5 Qf6 25. Rc1 Nb6 26. Qxb3 Bxb5 27. Qxb5 Rfb8 28. b3 Qxd4 29. Rfd1 Qe5 30. Re1 Qf4 31. g3 Qd2 32. Kf1 Qh6 33. h4 Qh5 34. Be4 Qg4 35. Bg2 h6 36. Rc6 Qd4 37. Kg1 Ra7 38. Bxd5 <Throw away the win. The subtle move needed here is 38.Bf3! where the best line seems to run 38...Nd7 39.Qxd5 Qxd5 40.Bxd5 preserving the bishop. Toga would always have played 38.Bxd5. > Qxd5 39. Rxb6 Qxb5 40. Rxb5 Rxb5 41. Re8+ Kh7 42. axb5 Rb7 43. Re5 Rb6 44. Rc5 Rd6 45. Rc6 Rd5 46. Rb6 g5 47. hxg5 hxg5 48. Rb7 Kg6 49. Rb8 1/2-1/2

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