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Igor Kovalenko vs Vincent Keymer
Bundesliga (2018/19), Berlin GER, rd 10, Mar-02
Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Tarrasch Defense. Pillsbury Variation (D41)  ·  1-0



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White to move Opening Explorer FEN Lookup

1) +0.20 (27 ply) 16.Ne5 Rfd8 17.Rb3 Nd7 18.f4 Be7 19.Be3 Rac8 20.Qb2 Nxe5 21.fxe5 Bh4 22.Rf1 Bg5 23.Bxg5 hxg5 24.Ra3 Bc6 25.Bb1 Qd7 26.d5 exd5 27.Bf5 Qe7 28.cxd5 Bxd5 29.Bxc8 Rxc8 30.Rg3 g4 31.Kh1 Be6 32.Kg1 Qg5 33.Ra3

2) -0.08 (27 ply) 16.h3 Bxf3 17.gxf3 Rfd8 18.Bxh6 gxh6 19.Qxh6 Bf8 20.Qxf6 Bg7 21.Qg5 Rxd4 22.Be2 Qf4 23.Qg3 Rad8 24.Rbd1 Rxd1 25.Rxd1 Rxd1+ 26.Bxd1 Qxc4 27.Qb8+ Bf8 28.Bb3 Qd3 29.Kg2 b5 30.Qg3+ Kh7 31.Qc7 Qg6+ 32.Kh2 Qg7 33.Bc2+ f5 34.Qg3 Qxg3+ 35.fxg3 Bd6 36.Bb3

3) -0.20 (27 ply) 16.Qd1 Rac8 17.h3 Rfd8 18.Rb3 Ba6 19.Rc3 Bb4 20.Rc1 Ba3 21.Rc2 Bb7 22.Bc3 Nh5 23.Re3 Nf4 24.Bf1 Be7 25.Ne5 Bd6 26.Rd2 f6 27.Nf3 Qf7 28.g3 Qh5 29.Nh4 g5 30.Qxh5 Nxh5 31.Ng2 Kf7 32.Bd3 Ng7 33.Re1

6.0 minute analysis by Stockfish 9 v010218

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  whiteshark: It seems that White took some risk with <16.d5>:

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Black to move

1) -1.07 (31 ply) <16...exd5 17.Bxh6 Rfe8 18.Rxe8+ Rxe8> 19.Bg5 Ng4 20.cxd5 Bxh2+ 21.Kf1 Qd7 22.Bb5 Qxd5 23.Qd2 Qxd2 24.Bxd2 Rd8 25.Bc3 Bc7 26.Rb4 Nf6 27.Bxf6 gxf6 28.Ra4 Bb8 29.Rd4 Rxd4 30.Nxd4 Be5 31.Nc6 a6 32.Nxe5 fxe5 33.Be2 a5 34.a4 Kg7 35.f3

2) -0.87 (30 ply) 16...Rfe8 17.Bc3 exd5 18.Bxf6 dxc4 19.Rxe8+ Rxe8 20.Qxc4 Qxc4 21.Bxc4 gxf6 22.Rd1 Rd8 23.Kf1 a6 24.a4 Rd7 25.Rd4 Bc8 26.g3 Be7 27.Rxd7 Bxd7 28.Bxa6 Bxa4 29.Nd4 Bc5 30.Bb5 Bxb5+ 31.Nxb5 Kg7 32.Nc3 Kg6 33.Ke2 f5 34.Kf3 Kf6 35.Nd5+ Ke5 36.Ne3

3) -0.11 (30 ply) 16...Ng4 17.h3 Ne5 18.Nxe5 Bxe5 19.Bxh6 Rfe8 20.Be3 exd5 21.cxd5 Qd6 22.Qc4 Qxd5 23.Qxd5 Bxd5 24.a4 Bf6 25.Bb5 Red8 26.Rbd1 Bb3 27.Rxd8+ Rxd8 28.Rc1 Be5 29.g4 Bd6 30.f3 Kf8 31.Kf2 Ke7 32.h4 Rh8 33.h5 f6 34.Kg2 Kf7 35.Kf2

6.0 minute analysis by Stockfish 9 v010218

but Black played something different ...

Aug-14-21  AlexPomor: Very beautiful attack! Maybe white "took some risk with <16.d5>" and other attack moves, maybe all attack was uncorrect, but attack without risk is very boring and not interesting (D. Bronstein).

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