Monday, September 5, 2011

From the Illinois Open

It is good to draw a grandmaster in the first round!


Frederick Rhine said...

It's probably psychologically difficult to play another Dmitry/Dmitri.

Frederick Rhine said...

Nice job, but he could have drawn much more easily if he had not let his king get separated from his pawn: 43...Rc3 or 45...Kg6!, for example, gives Black a trivial draw.