2015 Chship Round 1

White: Owen Courtis
Black: Andrew Wemyss

1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.exd5 cxd5 4.Bd3 Nf6 5.c3 e6 6.Bg5 Be7 7.Qc2 Nbd7 8.Nf3 Qc7 9.Nbd2 e5 10.dxe5 Nxe5 11.Bb5+ Nc6 12.O-O O-O 13.h3 h6 14.Bh4 Be6 15.Bg3 Qb6 16.Bxc6 bxc6 17.Rfe1 c5 18.Re2 d4 19.cxd4 cxd4 20 Qd3 Rfd8 21.Nb3 Bc5 22.Rc1 Bxb3 23.axb3 Re8 24.Rec2 Ne4 25.Bh2 Re6


26.Ne5! (with a triple threat of 27 Nd7,27 Qxe4, and 27 f3).
26 … Rd8 27.f3 (equally unclear is 27 Qxe4 d3 28 Rd2 Bd4 29 Rxd3 f6) 27 … Nc3! 28.Kh1! Na2 29.Rxc5 Nxc1 30.Rxc1 f6 31.Nc4 Qb4 32.Bg3 Rde8 33.Rc2 h5 34.Bf2 Qb8 35.Qxd4 Re1+ 36.Bg1 Qg3 37.Qd5+ Kf8 38.Qd6+ Qxd6 39.Nxd6 R8e6 40.Nc4 Ra1 41.Kh2 Ree1 42.Bc5+ Kg8 43.Ba3 h4 44.g4 Rh1+ 45.Kg2 Rag1+ 46.Kf2 Rf1+ 47.Ke3 Rxh3 48.Rf2 Re1+ 49.Kf4 Rhh1 50.Bc5 g5+ 51.Kf5 h3 52.Kg6 h2 53.Rd2 Re8 54.Bd6 Rf1 55.Bxh2 Rxf3 56.Rd7 Rxb3 57.Rg7+ 1/2-1/2