Podebrady: Snowdrops Lost in Round 4, But Maintain Overall Lead

Время публикации: 11.12.2012 22:13 | Последнее обновление: 11.12.2012 22:13

The first part of the friendly match between young women players and veterans has finished in Snowdrops' favor.

photo - http://praguechess.cz

In the first part of the competition Vlastimil Hort turned out to be the strongest among veterans: Czech player representing Germany scored 2 points out of 4 games. Today the only win was gained by Fridrik Olafsson: the win gained by the former FIDE President brought Oldhands first match victory. However, girls maintain overall lead: 10-6.
Таble, schedule, results, all games and other information 

Tomorrow the participants have a free day, the second part of the competition will be covered on Chess-News by Evgeny Surov.

[Event "Czech Coal Chess Match 2012"] [Site "Podebrady"] [Date "2012.12.11"] [Round "4"] [White "Olafsson, Fridrik"] [Black "Havlikova, Kristyna"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B22"] [WhiteElo "2419"] [BlackElo "2310"] [Annotator "Robot 9"] [PlyCount "47"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] [EventCountry "CZE"] [TimeControl "40/5400+30:1800+30"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 g6 3. c3 d5 4. exd5 Qxd5 5. d4 Nc6 6. Be3 cxd4 7. cxd4 e6 8. Nc3 Qa5 9. d5 exd5 10. Bd4 f6 11. Bb5 Bg7 12. O-O Nge7 13. Re1 Kf7 14. Bc5 Rd8 15. Qe2 Bf8 16. Rad1 a6 17. b4 Qc7 18. Ba4 Bf5 19. Bb3 Kg7 20. Qe3 Re8 21. h3 Bd7 22. g4 d4 23. Nxd4 Nxd4 24. Qxd4 1-0 [Event "Czech Coal Chess Match 2012"] [Site "Podebrady"] [Date "2012.12.11"] [Round "4"] [White "Hort, Vlastimil"] [Black "Tania, Sachdev"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A03"] [WhiteElo "2455"] [BlackElo "2400"] [Annotator "Robot 9"] [PlyCount "50"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] [EventCountry "CZE"] [TimeControl "40/5400+30:1800+30"] 1. f4 d5 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 Nf6 5. O-O O-O 6. d3 c5 7. Qe1 Nc6 8. e4 dxe4 9. dxe4 e5 10. Nc3 Nd4 11. Qd2 Nxf3+ 12. Rxf3 Bg4 13. Rf1 exf4 14. gxf4 Qxd2 15. Bxd2 Rad8 16. Be3 b6 17. h3 Be6 18. a4 Rfe8 19. Rfd1 Rxd1+ 20. Rxd1 Nxe4 21. Nxe4 Bf5 22. Nd6 Rxe3 23. Nxf5 gxf5 24. Rd8+ Bf8 25. Kf2 Re6 1/2-1/2 [Event "Czech Coal Chess Match 2012"] [Site "Podebrady"] [Date "2012.12.11"] [Round "4"] [White "Uhlmann, Wolfgang"] [Black "Kashlinskaya, Alina"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A84"] [WhiteElo "2319"] [BlackElo "2344"] [Annotator "Robot 9"] [PlyCount "87"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] [EventCountry "CZE"] [TimeControl "40/5400+30:1800+30"] 1. c4 e6 2. Nc3 d5 3. d4 c6 4. e3 Bd6 5. Nf3 f5 6. Rb1 Nf6 7. b4 O-O 8. Be2 dxc4 9. Bxc4 Nd5 10. Nxd5 cxd5 11. Bd3 Nd7 12. Qb3 g5 13. b5 g4 14. Ng1 Qe7 15. Ne2 b6 16. Bd2 Bb7 17. Bb4 Nc5 18. dxc5 bxc5 19. Ba3 c4 20. Bxd6 Qxd6 21. Qb4 Qxb4+ 22. Rxb4 cxd3 23. Nf4 Rac8 24. Nxd3 d4 25. exd4 Bxg2 26. Rg1 Be4 27. Kd2 Rfd8 28. a4 Rd6 29. Re1 h5 30. a5 Kg7 31. b6 axb6 32. axb6 Rb8 33. Nc5 Rbxb6 34. Rxb6 Rxb6 35. Nxe4 fxe4 36. Rxe4 Kf6 37. Ke2 Rb1 38. f3 Rb2+ 39. Kf1 gxf3 40. Rf4+ Kg5 41. Rxf3 Rxh2 42. Rd3 Kf4 43. d5 exd5 44. Rxd5 {Ke5} 1/2-1/2 [Event "Czech Coal Chess Match 2012"] [Site "Podebrady"] [Date "2012.12.11"] [Round "4"] [White "Romanishin, Oleg M"] [Black "Gunina, Valentina"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "D12"] [WhiteElo "2530"] [BlackElo "2517"] [Annotator "Robot 9"] [PlyCount "41"] [EventDate "2012.??.??"] [EventCountry "CZE"] [TimeControl "40/5400+30:1800+30"] 1. Nf3 d5 2. d4 Nf6 3. c4 c6 4. e3 Bf5 5. Bd3 Bxd3 6. Qxd3 e6 7. O-O Nbd7 8. Nc3 Bb4 9. Bd2 a5 10. a3 Be7 11. Rfe1 O-O 12. e4 dxe4 13. Nxe4 Nxe4 14. Qxe4 Qb6 15. Qc2 Rfe8 16. a4 Rad8 17. Bc3 c5 18. Rad1 Bf6 19. d5 Bxc3 20. Qxc3 exd5 21. Rxd5 1/2-1/2 


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