Canadian Chess Newsletter - Games - International - Issue #8

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Here is the tournament winner's victory over the only Grandmaster in the event:

Andre Diamant - Ray Robson
Pan-American Under-20 Championship, Montevideo, Uruguay, 2009.10.09, Round 5

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. g4 e5 7. Bb5+ Bd7 8. Bxd7+ Qxd7 9. Nf5 h5 10. gxh5 Nxh5 11. Nd5 g6 12. Ng3 Bg7 13. Qf3 Nc6 14. Be3 Nf4 15. Bxf4 exf4 16. Qxf4 O-O-O 17. c3 Bh6 18. Qf3 Qe6 19. Qf6 Ne5 20. Rd1 Qg4 21. h3 Qe6 22. Qxe6+ fxe6 23. Nb4 Bf4 24. Nd3 g5 25. Ne2 Nf3+ 26. Kf1 Nd2+ 27. Kg2 Nxe4 28. f3 Nc5 29. Nexf4 gxf4 30. Nxf4 e5 31. Nd5 e4 32. fxe4 Nxe4 33. Rd4 Rdg8+ 34. Kh2 Rg3 35. Nf4 Re3 36. Rg1 Rh4 37. Rc4+ Nc5 38. Rg3 Re8 39. Rd4 Ne4 40. Ng2 Nxg3 41. Nxh4 Nh5 42. Rd2 Kc7 43. Nf5 Re6 44. Rf2 Rf6 45. Kg2 Rg6+ 46. Kh2 Rf6 47. Rf3 Re6 48. Nd4 Re7 49. Kg2 a6 50. Kf2 b5 51. Nf5 Rh7 52. h4 Kc6 53. Ng3 Ng7 54. Rf7

Diagram 1

54... Rxh4 55. Rxg7 Rh2+ 56. Ke3 Rxb2 57. Ne4 Rxa2 58. Rg6 Ra3 59. Kd4 Ra4+ 60. Kd3 a5 61. Rxd6+ Kc7 62. Rh6 Ra1 63. Kd4 b4 64. c4 b3 65. Rh2 a4 66. Nc5 Kc6 67. Rh6+ Kc7 68. Rh7+ Kc6 69. Nd3 a3 70. Ne5+ Kd6 71. c5+ Ke6 72. Rh6+ Kf5 73. Rh5+ Ke6 74. Rh6+ Kf5 75. Rh5+ Kf6 76. c6 a2 77. Nd3 Rd1 78. Ra5 b2 79. c7 b1=Q 80. Ra6+ Kg7 81. c8=Q Qxd3+ 0-1


Acknowledgements

Source: The Week in Chess 779.