Chess Games

Andrei Kovalev vs Valerij Smirnov Chess Game

Chess game played between Andrei Kovalev and Valerij Smirnov in Kupreichik Mem GM 2018 started with Sicilian Opening Richter-Rauzer, Larsen variation, 7.Qd2 variation with score 1-0.

Andrei Kovalev GM (2518)
Valerij Smirnov IM (2261)

Event: Kupreichik Mem GM 2018
Round: 4.6
Game Date: 21 June 2018

Game Moves
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 d6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. Bg5 Bd7 7. Qd2 Rc8 8. Nxc6 Bxc6 9. f3 e6 10. O-O-O a6 11. Kb1 Be7 12. h4 b5 13. Ne2 Bb7 14. Nd4 O-O 15. g4 Nd7 16. Bxe7 Qxe7 17. Qg5 Rfe8 18. Qxe7 Rxe7 19. Be2 d5 20. exd5 Bxd5 21. Rhe1 Nb6 22. b3 Rec7 23. Bd3 Nd7 24. Kb2 e5 25. Nf5 Bxf3 26. Ne7+ Kf8 27. Nxc8 Bxg4 28. Be2

Result: 1-0.

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Chess Game Information

Player White Andrei Kovalev 2518
Player Black Valerij Smirnov 2261
Game Result 1-0
Chess Tournament Kupreichik Mem GM 2018
Round 4.6
Game Date 2018-06-21
Event Date 2018.06.21
Game Opening B61 Sicilian Richter-Rauzer, Larsen variation, 7.Qd2

Game PGN Notation

[Event "Kupreichik Mem GM 2018"]
[Date "2018-06-21"]
[EventDate "2018.06.21"]
[Round "4.6"]
[Result "1-0"]
[White "Andrei Kovalev"]
[Black "Valerij Smirnov"]
[ECO "B61"]
[WhiteElo "2518"]
[BlackElo "2261"]
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Nc3 d6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 Nf6 6.Bg5 Bd7 7.Qd2 Rc8 8.Nxc6 Bxc6 9.f3 e6 10.O-O-O a6 11.Kb1 Be7 12.h4 b5 13.Ne2 Bb7 14.Nd4 O-O 15.g4 Nd7 16.Bxe7 Qxe7 17.Qg5 Rfe8 18.Qxe7 Rxe7 19.Be2 d5 20.exd5 Bxd5 21.Rhe1 Nb6 22.b3 Rec7 23.Bd3 Nd7 24.Kb2 e5 25.Nf5 Bxf3 26.Ne7+ Kf8 27.Nxc8 Bxg4 28.Be2 1-0

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Games Between Andrei Kovalev and Valerij Smirnov

GameEventDateResult
Andrei Kovalev vs Valerij SmirnovKupreichik Mem GM 201821 June 20181-0