Andrew Wemyss vs Kevin Perrin
[Event "Geelong vs Ballarat - Fletcher-Morrow Shield"] [Site "Geelong Chess Club"] [Date "2013.08.10"] [White "Andrew Wemyss"] [Black "Kevin Perrin"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B32"] [Opening "Sicilian: Open, 2...Nc6"] 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 d6 5.Nc3 Nf6 6.Be2 g6 7.Be3 Bg7 8.O-O O-O 9.f4 Bd7 10.Nf3 a6 11.a3 Rc8 12.Kh1 Na5 13.Rb1 Ng4 14.Bd4 Bxd4 15.Qxd4 Nc6 16.Qg1 Qa5 17.Nd5 e6 18.Nb6 Rc7 19.Ng5 Nf6 20.Nxd7 Rxd7 21.Bd3 d5 22.e5 Ng4 23.h3 Nh6 24.Qf2 Kg7 25.Rfd1 Ne7 26.c3 Nhf5 27.Bc2 h5 28.Ne4 Qd8 29.Nf6 Rc7 30.Bd3 Ng8 31.Bxf5 exf5 32.Rxd5 Qc8 33.Qh4 Nxf6 34.exf6+ Kh7 35.Rbd1 Rc6 36.g4 fxg4 37.Rxh5+ gxh5 38.Qxh5+ {#r} 1-0
Michael Sugrue vs Patrick Cook
[Event "Geelong vs Ballarat - Fletcher-Morrow Shield"] [Site "Geelong Chess Club"] [Date "2013.08.10"] [White "Michael Sugrue"] [Black "Patrick Cook"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "A17"] [Opening "English: Nimzo-English, 4.g3"] 1.c4 Nf6 2.Nc3 e6 3.Nf3 Bb4 4.g3 O-O 5.Bg2 c6 6.O-O d5 7.Qb3 Bxc3 8.Qxc3 Nbd7 9.d3 b6 10.cxd5 cxd5 11.b3 Bb7 12.Bb2 Rc8 13.Qd2 Qc7 14.Rac1 Qb8 15.Rxc8 Rxc8 16.Rc1 Rxc1+ 17.Qxc1 Qc8 {#d} 1/2-1/2
Rob Loveband vs Reza Daneshvar
[Event "Geelong vs Ballarat"] [Site "Geelong Chess Club"] [Date "2013.08.10"] [White "Rob Loveband"] [Black "Reza Daneshvar"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "A50"] [Opening "Indian: Slav-Indian, 3.Nc3"] 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c6 3.Nc3 d5 4.Nf3 Nbd7 5.e3 g6 6.Be2 Bg7 7.O-O a6 8.cxd5 cxd5 9.Qb3 e6 10.Bd3 O-O 11.e4 dxe4 12.Nxe4 Nd5 13.Bd2 Qb6 14.Qxb6 N7xb6 15.Nc5 Nd7 16.Ne4 N7b6 17.Rac1 Bd7 18.Ne5 f6 19.Nxd7 Nxd7 20.Rc2 f5 21.Nc5 Nxc5 22.dxc5 Rac8 23.b4 Kh8 24.Rfc1 Rfd8 25.Bc4 Bf6 26.a4 e5 27.g3 e4 28.Be2 Re8 29.c6 b6 30.Bxa6 Rc7 31.Bc4 e3 32.Bxd5 exd2 33.Rxd2 Rd8 34.Rd3 Be7 35.b5 Ra8 36.Bb3 Raa7 37.Rcd1 Kg7 38.h4 h5 39.Rd4 Kf6 40.Re1 Kg7 41.Be6 Kf8 42.Bd7 Ra8 43.Rc4 Raa7 44.Ra1 Ra8 45.a5 Raa7 46.Rca4 Rxd7 47.cxd7 bxa5 48.Rxa5 Rxd7 49.Ra8+ Kf7 50.R8a7 Ke8 51.b6 Bd6 52.Re1+ {#r} 1-0
Bas van Riel (1704) vs Geoffrey Gill (1870)
[Event "Geelong-Ballarat 2013"] [Site "Geelong Chess Club"] [Date "2013.08.10"] [White "Bas van Riel"] [Black "Geoffrey Gill"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "1704"] [BlackElo "1870"] [ECO "D85"] [Opening "Gruenfeld: Exchange, 5.e4"] 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.cxd5 Nxd5 5.e4 Nxc3 6.bxc3 c5 7.Be3 Bg7 8.Bc4 O-O 9.Ne2 Nc6 10.O-O Na5 11.Bd3 cxd4 12.cxd4 b6 13.Rc1 Bb7 14.d5 e6 15.dxe6 fxe6 16.Nf4 Qd6 17.Qd2 Be5 18.g3 Rac8 19.Rfd1 Rfd8 20.Rxc8 Rxc8 21.Qe2 Qe7 22.Qg4 Bxf4 23.Bxf4 e5 24.Bg5 Qf7 25.Bb1 {( ?) is too fancy and slow and overanxious to protect the a-pawn. 25. Bb5 would have been much more forceful and direct.} h5 26.Qe2 Qc4 27.Bd3 Qd4 28.Be3 Qa4 29.f3 Rc3 30.Bb5 { A blunder destroying a very good position. I was lucky to be able to create drawing chances (and even more, albeit overlooked..)} Rxe3 31.Rd8+ Kf7 32.Qxe3 Qxb5 33.Qh6 Qc5+ 34.Kg2 Qc2+ 35.Rd2 Qc6 36.Qh7+ Kf6 { 36..Ke8 would have been a perpetual} 37.Qh8+ {37.Rd7! would have given checkmate in 2 moves. Here I did suffer a weird brainwave, thinking that rook-move would be folllowed by 37...Qc2+ 38.Kh3, Bc8. Somehow, I thought that the bishop was to check me (and Qxh2 checkmate), but this was not to be if the rook was placed on d7 of course.} Ke6 38.Qg8+ Kf6 39.Qf8+ Ke6 40.Rd8 Qc5 41.Re8+ Kd7 42.Rd8+ Kc7 43.Qe8 Bc6 44.Rc8+ Kb7 45.Rb8+ Ka6 46.Qxg6 Bd7 {#d} 1/2-1/2

Ballarat vs Geelong Annual Match

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