Chess Games

Aleksandr Shimanov vs John Watson Chess Game

Chess game played between Aleksandr Shimanov and John Watson in National Open 2018 started with Nimzo-Indian Opening three knights variation variation with score 1-0.

Aleksandr Shimanov GM (2629)
John Watson IM (2211)

Event: National Open 2018
Round: 1.3
Game Date: 21 June 2018

Game Moves
1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 Bb4+ 4. Nc3 c5 5. g3 cxd4 6. Nxd4 Ne4 7. Qc2 Qa5 8. Bg2 Nxc3 9. O-O Nxe2+ 10. Qxe2 O-O 11. a3 Be7 12. b4 Qd8 13. Rd1 a5 14. Rb1 axb4 15. axb4 Ra4 16. c5 Na6 17. Qb5 Ra2 18. Bf4 g5 19. Be3 Nc7 20. Qc4 Ra4 21. Ne2 Ne8 22. Nc3 Ra8 23. Qe2 f5 24. Nb5 Ra6 25. Bd4 Bf6 26. Be5 Rf7 27. Rbc1 b6 28. Bxf6 Rxf6 29. Qc4 d5 30. cxd6 Bd7 31. Nc7 Ra7 32. Qd4 Rf7 33. Qxb6 Ra2 34. b5 f4 35. Ra1

Result: 1-0.

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Chess Game Information

Player White Aleksandr Shimanov 2629
Player Black John Watson 2211
Game Result 1-0
Chess Tournament National Open 2018
Round 1.3
Game Date 2018-06-21
Event Date 2018.06.21
Game Opening E21 Nimzo-Indian three knights variation

Game PGN Notation

[Event "National Open 2018"]
[Date "2018-06-21"]
[EventDate "2018.06.21"]
[Round "1.3"]
[Result "1-0"]
[White "Aleksandr Shimanov"]
[Black "John Watson"]
[ECO "E21"]
[WhiteElo "2629"]
[BlackElo "2211"]
1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 e6 3.c4 Bb4+ 4.Nc3 c5 5.g3 cxd4 6.Nxd4 Ne4 7.Qc2 Qa5 8.Bg2 Nxc3 9.O-O Nxe2+ 10.Qxe2 O-O 11.a3 Be7 12.b4 Qd8 13.Rd1 a5 14.Rb1 axb4 15.axb4 Ra4 16.c5 Na6 17.Qb5 Ra2 18.Bf4 g5 19.Be3 Nc7 20.Qc4 Ra4 21.Ne2 Ne8 22.Nc3 Ra8 23.Qe2 f5 24.Nb5 Ra6 25.Bd4 Bf6 26.Be5 Rf7 27.Rbc1 b6 28.Bxf6 Rxf6 29.Qc4 d5 30.cxd6 Bd7 31.Nc7 Ra7 32.Qd4 Rf7 33.Qxb6 Ra2 34.b5 f4 35.Ra1 1-0

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Aleksandr Shimanov vs John WatsonNational Open 201821 June 20181-0