Express Program Level 2 PGN - October 6th, 2019

[Event "Ideas to Remember"] [Site "?"] [Date "????.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "Italian"] [Black "4.c3"] [Result "*"] [ECO "C56"] [Annotator "Neistadt; AJ"] [PlyCount "33"] [Source "ChessPublishing"] [SourceDate "2000.01.31"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 {Diagram # - Control the Center!} Nc6 3. Bc4 {Diagram # - Bring your pieces out as quickly as possible!} Bc5 4. c3 (4. d3 {see next game. }) 4... Nf6 $1 5. O-O $5 {Diagram # - Castling is always an important decision!} (5. d4 exd4 6. cxd4 Bb4+ $1 7. Bd2 Bxd2+ 8. Nbxd2 d5 $1) (5. d3 $5) 5... Nxe4 $1 {Diagram # - Time can be worth more than material.} 6. d4 exd4 ( 6... d5 $5) 7. cxd4 Bb6 $6 (7... d5 $1 8. dxc5 dxc4 9. Qe2 Qd3 $1 {Diagram # - There are no fair trades!} 10. Re1 f5 11. Nc3 O-O $1 12. Nxe4 fxe4 13. Qxe4 Bf5 $1 14. Qxd3 cxd3 15. Bd2 $1 $11 {Diagram # - Passed pawns are criminals!}) 8. d5 $1 {Diagram # - Prevent your opponent's best moves!} Ne7 9. Qe2 $1 { Diagram # - Gain time whenever you can!} Nd6 10. Re1 {Diagram # - Rooks love open files!} (10. Bd3 $1) 10... Nxc4 11. Qxc4 O-O $2 {Diagram # - Castling is always an important decision!} (11... d6 $8) 12. Bg5 $1 (12. d6 cxd6 13. Qe4 $44 (13. Bg5 d5 $1 $13)) (12. Qh4 $2 Nxd5 $19) 12... Re8 (12... f6 {Diagram #} 13. d6+ Rf7 (13... Kh8 14. dxe7 $18) 14. Rxe7 Qf8 15. Bf4 $18) (12... h6 13. Bxe7) 13. d6 $1 cxd6 (13... h6 14. dxe7) 14. Nc3 $1 {Diagram # - Improve your worst piece!} Kf8 (14... h6 15. Bh4 g5 {Diagram #} 16. Nxg5 $1 (16. Bxg5 $1 hxg5 17. Nxg5 Rf8 18. Qh4 Kg7 19. Qh7+ Kf6 20. Nge4+ Ke5 21. Qg7+ f6 22. Qg3+ Ke6 23. Nxd6+ Be3 24. Rxe3#) 16... hxg5 17. Bxg5 Kf8 (17... Qc7 18. Qg4 $18) 18. Bh6+ Kg8 19. Rxe7 $1 Qxe7 20. Qg4+ $18) 15. Nd5 f6 {Diagram #} 16. Nxf6 $1 $18 gxf6 17. Bh6# {Belin - Wainstein, St. Petersburg 1892.} * [Event "Applying Ideas (London mt)"] [Site "London"] [Date "1862.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "Dubois, Serafino"] [Black "Steinitz, William"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C50"] [Annotator "ChessBase; AJ"] [PlyCount "78"] [EventDate "1862.??.??"] [EventType "tourn"] [EventRounds "24"] [EventCountry "ENG"] [Source "ChessBase"] [SourceDate "1999.11.16"] 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. O-O d6 5. d3 Nf6 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bh4 $2 (7. Bxf6 ) 7... g5 $1 (7... O-O $6) 8. Bg3 h5 $1 9. h4 (9. Nxg5 h4 $1 10. Nxf7 hxg3 11. Nxd8 (11. Nxh8 Bg4 $2 (11... Qe7 $1 12. Nf7 Bxf2+ 13. Rxf2 gxf2+ 14. Kxf2 Ng4+ 15. Kg3 Qf6 16. Qf3 Qg7 $19) 12. Qd2 Nd4 13. hxg3 (13. Nc3 Qe7 14. Qg5 O-O-O 15. Ng6 Qg7 16. Nd5 $10) 13... Kd7 14. Ng6 Qe8 15. Qg5 Ne2+ 16. Kh1 Qxg6 $1 17. Qh4 Rh8 18. Qxh8 Nh7 $1 $19) 11... Bg4 $1 (11... gxh2+ $2 12. Kh1 Ng4 13. Qd2 $18) 12. Qd2 (12. Nf7 Rh5 13. Qxg4 Nxg4 14. hxg3 Nd4 15. Nc3 c6 16. a3 d5 $19) (12. Nxc6 gxf2+ 13. Kh1 Bxd1 14. Rxd1 Ng4 15. h3 Ne3 $19) 12... Nd4 13. Nc3 ( 13. h3 Ne2+ 14. Kh1 Rxh3+ 15. gxh3 Bf3# {Lindfors-Marus, 1925}) (13. Re1 Nf3+ $1 14. gxf3 Bxf3 $19) 13... Nf3+ 14. gxf3 Bxf3 $19) 9... Bg4 (9... Ng4 $2 10. Nxg5 $16) 10. c3 (10. hxg5 Nh7 $17) 10... Qd7 11. d4 exd4 12. e5 dxe5 (12... Ne4 $1) 13. Bxe5 Nxe5 14. Nxe5 Qf5 15. Nxg4 (15. Bxf7+ Kf8 16. Nxg4 hxg4 17. cxd4 Rd8 $17 {-+}) 15... hxg4 16. Bd3 (16. cxd4 Rxh4 17. g3 Rh3 18. dxc5 Qh7 $19) 16... Qd5 17. b4 (17. Re1+ $2 Kd7 $1) 17... O-O-O 18. c4 $1 (18. bxc5 Rxh4 19. f3 Rdh8 (19... g3 $19) 20. fxg4 Nxg4 21. Qxg4+ Rxg4 22. Bf5+ Kb8 23. Bxg4 dxc3 24. Rd1 Qxc5+ 25. Kf1 Rh1+ 26. Ke2 Rxd1 27. Kxd1 c2+ $19) 18... Qc6 19. bxc5 (19. b5 Qd6 $19) 19... Rxh4 20. f3 (20. Qc2 Rdh8 21. f3 g3 22. Bf5+ Qe6 23. Bh3 Rxh3 $1 $19) 20... Rdh8 21. fxg4 Qe8 $6 (21... Ne4 $1 22. Bxe4 Rh1+ 23. Kf2 Qxe4 $1 24. Qe2 (24. Qd2 Rxf1+ 25. Kxf1 Rh1+ 26. Kf2 d3 27. Qe3 Qf4+ 28. Qxf4 gxf4 $19) 24... Qf4+ 25. Qf3 (25. Ke1 Qc1+ 26. Kf2 Rxf1+ 27. Qxf1 Qe3#) 25... d3 $19 (25... Rxf1+ $1 26. Kxf1 Qc1+ 27. Kf2 Re8 $19) 26. Nc3 Rxf1+ 27. Rxf1 Qd2+ 28. Kg1 Qxc3 29. Rd1 $6 Qd4+ 30. Qf2 (30. Kf1 Rh1#) 30... Rh1+ 31. Kxh1 Qxf2 $19) 22. Qe1 $2 (22. Bf5+ $1 Kb8 23. Re1 Qf8 24. Nd2 $1 $14 (24. Qxd4 $6 Nxg4 25. Bxg4 f5 $19 {Steinitz})) (22. Re1 Rh1+ 23. Kf2 Qxe1+ 24. Qxe1 Nxg4+ 25. Ke2 (25. Kf3 Ne5+ $19) 25... Re8+ $19 {Reti}) 22... Qe3+ $1 23. Qxe3 dxe3 24. g3 Rh1+ 25. Kg2 R8h2+ 26. Kf3 Rxf1+ 27. Bxf1 Rf2+ 28. Kxe3 Rxf1 29. a4 Kd7 30. Kd3 Nxg4 31. Kc3 Ne3 32. Ra2 Rxb1 33. Rd2+ Kc6 34. Re2 Rc1+ 35. Kd2 Rc2+ 36. Kxe3 Rxe2+ 37. Kxe2 f5 38. Ke3 Kxc5 39. Kd3 f4 0-1