Tashkent Chess Grand Prix Peter Svidler-Alexander Morozevich: Even Draw Can be Exciting!

This game was played at the recently-concluded Tashkent Chess Grand Prix between Peter Svidler and Alexander Morozevich. Peter Svidler tweeted about it: “At least finally there was something to watch on my board. Games vs Alexander Morozevich tend to get watchable at some point, as a rule”. Indeed, it is a spectacular draw. Watch the game in the Chess King applet. Have you started your own training with Chess King yet? Read the event report at Chess Blog.




Peter Svidler – Alexander Morozevich

Result: 1/2-1/2
Site: Tashkent
Date: 2012.12.04

[…] 1.e4 c5 2.¤f3 e6 3.d4 cxd4 4.¤xd4 ¤c6 5.¤c3 £c7 6.g3 a6 7.¥g2 d6 8.O-O ¥d7 9.a4? +0.11 (9.¤xc6 +0.52) 9…¤f6 10.¤xc6 ¥xc6 11.a5 b5? +0.52 (11…¥e7 +0.04) 12.axb6 £xb6 13.¦e1 ¥e7 14.¦a3 £c7 15.¤d5 exd5 16.exd5 ¥d7 17.¦ae3 ¤g8 18.£e2 £d8? +0.48 (18…¥f5 19.¥d2 +0.11) 19.c4 ¢f8 20.c5? -0.26 (20.b4 +0.33) 20…¥b5 21.£h5 g6 22.£d1 ¥g5 23.c6? -1.12 (23.¦f3 dxc5 24.¥xg5 £xg5 -0.44) 23…¥f6? -0.11 (23…¥xe3 24.¥xe3 ¢g7 25.£d2 ¦c8 -1.12) 24.¥h3 ¢g7 25.¥d2 h5? +0.44 (25…£c7 26.¥c3 -0.41) 26.£c2 £c7 27.¥c3 h4 28.g4 g5 29.£f5 ¦h6 30.£xg5+ ¦g6 31.£f4? +0.00 (31.£xh4 ¥xc3 +0.44) 31…¢f8 32.¥xf6 ¤xf6 33.g5 ¤xd5 34.£xh4 ¤xe3 35.£h8+ ¦g8 36.£h6+ ¦g7 37.£h8+ ¦g8 38.£h6+ ¦g7 39.£h8+

One Response to “Tashkent Chess Grand Prix Peter Svidler-Alexander Morozevich: Even Draw Can be Exciting!”

  • ANDRE MARCEL, BARCELONA says:

    it is always a pleasure to see a fighting game of ideas irrespective of the results

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