David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #127,128 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) vs Jovic, Stevan (FM)

#127 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Jovic, Stevan (FM) FIDE:2184

Chess960 start position: 841 (RKNBBRQN)

Time control: 15+10

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SP841

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 f6 4. f4 f5 5. Nd3 e6 6. Bd2 Nb6 7. g4 g6 8. g5 Be7 9. Bb4 Bxb4 10. Nxb4 Nc4 11. Qf2 Qg7 12. Ng3 Qe7 13. Nd3 Nf7 14. b3 Na3+ 15. Kb2 Nb5 16. a4 Nc7 17. h4 h5 18. a5 Na6 19. Qd2 c5 20. dxc5 Nxc5 21. Nxc5 Qxc5 22. a6 b6 23. Rf3 Bb5 24. Rc3 Qe7 25. Bxh5 gxh5 26. Nxh5 Rc8 27. Nf6 Rxc3 28. Qxc3 Qc7 29. h5 Qc5 30. h6 Qxc3+ 31. Kxc3 O-O-O 32. h7 Nh8 33. Kd4 Be8 34. Rh1 Bg6 35. Rh6 Kc7 36. Ng8 Re8 37. c4 dxc4 38. Kxc4 Kc6 39. Rh1 b5+ 40. Kb4 Kb6 41. Nf6 Re7 42. Rd1 Bxh7 43. Rh1 Ng6 44. Nxh7 Nxf4 45. Nf8 Nd3+ 46. Kc3 Nxe5 47. g6 Rc7+ 48. Kd4 Nc6+ 49. Ke3 e5 50. Ne6 Rc8 51. g7 Ne7 52. Nf8 Rc3+ 53. Kd2 Rg3 54. Rh6+ Ka5 55. Ne6 e4 56. Rh8 Rg6 57. Re8 Rxe6 58. Rxe7 Rg6 59. Ke3 Kxa6 60. Re6+ Rxe6 61. g8=Q Rc6 62. Kf4 Ka5 63. Kxf5 Kb4 64. Kxe4 a5 65. Qd5 Rc3 66. Kd4 Rxb3 67. Qc5+ Ka4 68. Qc2 Ka3 69. Kc5 a4 70. Kb6 Rb2 71. Qc1 Ka2 72. Ka5 a3 73. Qd1 b4 74. Ka4 Rb1 75. Qd4 Rb2 76. Qc4+ Ka1 77. Qd4 Kb1 78. Qd5 Ka1 79. Qd4 Ka2 80. Qd5+ Ka1 81. Qd4 Ka2 { The game is a draw. } 1/2-1/2


 

#128 Jovic, Stevan (FM) FIDE:2184 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 841 (RKNBBRQN)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/JEQphk4G

SP841

1. d4 f5 2. Nd3 d6 3. e3 Ng6 4. f4 Nb6 5. c3 Bf7 6. Ng3 Bc4 7. Bc2 e6 8. Bd2 Bh4 9. Ne2 O-O-O 10. g3 Bf6 11. a4 a5 12. b3 Bxd3 13. Bxd3 Kb8 14. c4 e5 15. Bxa5 exd4 16. Nxd4 Nd7 17. Ra2 Nc5 18. Bc2 Rde8 19. b4 Ne4 20. Bxe4 Rxe4 21. b5 Qxc4 22. Rc2 Qd3 23. Rd1 Qxe3 24. Bxc7+ Ka8 25. Qxe3 Rxe3 26. Nxf5 Ra3 27. Nd4 Rxa4 28. Ra2 Rxa2 29. Kxa2 b6 30. Nc6 Kb7 31. Bxd6 Ra8+ 32. Kb3 Ra1 33. Rxa1 Bxa1 34. Kc4 h5 35. Kd5 h4 36. f5 hxg3 37. hxg3 Nh8 38. Ke6 Kc8 39. g4 Bf6 40. Be7 Bc3 41. g5 Kc7 42. Bd6+ Kc8 43. g6 Bf6 44. Be5 Bxe5 45. Nxe5 Kd8 46. Nf7+ { Black resigns. } 1-0

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #125,126 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) vs Leyva Proenza, Richard (IM)

#125  Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Leyva Proenza, Richard (IM) FIDE:2333

Chess960 start position: 511 (RQNKNRBB)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/qRcgOgCS

SP511

1. f4 f5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Nf3 Bd5 4. d3 d6 5. c4 Bc6 6. Nb3 O-O 7. Qc2 Bd7 8. e4 fxe4 9. dxe4 g6 10. O-O-O Bh3 11. Rfe1 Bg4 12. Bg2 a5 13. h3 Bd7 14. Nbd4 c5 15. e5 dxe5 16. fxe5 cxd4 17. exf6 Bxf6 18. Bxd4 Bf5 19. Qf2 Qc7 20. Bxf6 Rxf6 21. Qd4 Nb6 22. Ne5 Rd6 23. Qf4 Rf8 24. Rxd6 exd6 25. Ng4 Qxc4+ 26. Qxc4+ Nxc4 27. Bd5+ Kh8 28. Bxc4 Bxg4 29. hxg4 Rc8 30. b3 d5 31. Kb2 dxc4 32. bxc4 Rxc4 33. g5 Rb4+ 34. Kc3 Rb5 35. Re8+ Kg7 36. Re7+ Kg8 37. a4 Rxg5 38. Rxb7 Rxg3+ 39. Kc4 Ra3 { White resigns. } 0-1


 

#126 Leyva Proenza, Richard (IM) FIDE:2333 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 511 (RQNKNRBB)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/YDzyPtCl

SP511

1. f4 d5 2. g3 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nb3 Nd6 5. d3 h6 6. c3 Bh7 7. Qc2 O-O 8. Bd4 Nf5 9. Ne5 Qd8 10. Bf2 Nd7 11. O-O g6 12. Nxd7 Qxd7 13. Nc5 Qc7 14. e4 dxe4 15. dxe4 Nd6 16. e5 Nc4 17. Rad1 Rad8 18. Qe2 Nb6 19. c4 g5 20. Be3 gxf4 21. Bxf4 Bg7 22. e6 Qc8 23. exf7+ Rxf7 24. Ne6 Bd3 25. Rxd3 Rxd3 26. Nxg7 Qd7 27. Ne6 Nxc4 28. Be4 Rd2 29. Bxd2 Rxf1+ 30. Qxf1 Qxe6 31. Bf5 Qd5 32. Bc1 Qd4+ 33. Qf2 Qd1+ 34. Kg2 Qd5+ 35. Qf3 { Black resigns. } 1-0

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #123,124 Kocheev, Aleksandr vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM)

#123 Kocheev, Aleksandr FIDE:2315 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 231 (NRBQKNRB)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/G8Fv7tTW

SP231

1. e4 c5 2. c3 e5 3. Ne3 Ne6 4. g3 O-O 5. d3 d6 6. Nac2 b5 7. Nd5 Nb6 8. Nce3 Nxd5 9. Nxd5 b4 10. Bd2 bxc3 11. bxc3 Rxb1 12. Qxb1 Nc7 13. Ne3 Be6 14. f4 Qb8 15. O-O Bh3 16. Re1 g6 17. f5 Bg7 18. Bg2 Bxg2 19. Kxg2 Bh6 20. Nc4 Bxd2 21. Nxd2 d5 22. c4 d4 23. Nb3 Qb4 24. Rf1 a5 25. Qc1 a4 26. Nd2 Rb8 27. Rf2 Qc3 28. Qd1 g5 29. Qxa4 Qxd3 30. Qd7 Ne8 31. Qd5 Ng7 32. Qxe5 Rb2 33. Qxc5 h5 34. Qa5 h4 35. Qd8+ Kh7 36. Qxg5 h3+ 37. Kxh3 Qe3 38. Rf4 f6 39. Qg6+ Kg8 40. Rg4 Rb7 41. Qe8+ { Black resigns. } 1-0


 

#124 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Kocheev, Aleksandr FIDE:2315

Chess960 start position: 231 (NRBQKNRB)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/GB31dima

SP231

1. e4 e5 2. Ne3 Ne6 3. Nb3 Nb6 4. d4 g6 5. d5 Nd4 6. c3 Nxb3 7. Qxb3 Qh4 8. O-O Qxe4 9. g3 Qxb1 10. c4 e4 11. c5 Qd3 12. cxb6 axb6 13. Qa4 Be5 14. Ng4 Qd4 15. Qa7 c5 16. Nxe5 Qxe5 17. Bf4 Qxd5 18. Qxb8 O-O 19. Re1 f5 20. Qc7 Qc6 21. Qe5 d5 22. Bh6 Rf7 23. f3 Qe6 24. Qb8 Re7 25. fxe4 dxe4 26. Rd1 Re8 27. Qc7 Qf6 28. Bg2 g5 29. Rd6 Be6 30. Bf1 Qxh6 31. Bc4 Qh5 32. Bxe6+ Rxe6 33. Rxe6 Qd1+ 34. Kf2 Qd2+ 35. Kg1 Qc1+ 36. Kg2 Qxb2+ 37. Kh3 Qh8 { Black resigns. } 1-0

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #121,122 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) vs Tomic, Aleksandar (FM)

#121  Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Tomic, Aleksandar (FM) FIDE:2316

Chess960 start position: 203 (QNRKBNRB)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/KWfktVGa

SP203

1. f4 g6 2. Nc3 f5 3. g3 Bf7 4. a4 Ne6 5. Qa3 Nc6 6. e4 a5 7. Ne3 Bd4 8. exf5 gxf5 9. Nb5 Bh5+ 10. g4 Rxg4 11. Rxg4 Bxe3 12. Qxe3 Bxg4+ 13. Bf3 Bxf3+ 14. Qxf3 O-O-O 15. Bf2 b6 16. d4 Qb7 17. d5 Nb4 18. O-O-O Rg8 19. c3 Na6 20. Qe3 Nec5 21. Qxe7 Kb8 22. Qxh7 Rg2 23. Bxc5 Nxc5 24. Qxf5 Qc8 25. Re1 Qh8 26. Nd4 Qxh2 27. d6 Qxf4+ 28. Qxf4 Nd3+ 29. Kb1 Nxf4 30. dxc7+ Kxc7 31. Nb5+ Kc6 32. Rd1 d5 33. Ka2 Kc5 34. Ka3 Ne6 35. Re1 Rg6 36. Re5 Kc4 37. b3+ Kc5 38. c4 Nf4 39. Rf5 Rg4 40. cxd5 Nxd5 41. Nc7 Rf4 42. Ne6+ { Black resigns. } 1-0


 

#122 Tomic, Aleksandar (FM) FIDE:2316 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 203 (QNRKBNRB)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/f1wi5a2i

SP203

1. f4 d5 2. g3 e6 3. e4 dxe4 4. Bxe4 Bc6 5. d3 g6 6. Bc3 Nfd7 7. Nbd2 Bxc3 8. bxc3 Nf6 9. Bxc6 Nxc6 10. Ne3 a5 11. O-O Qa7 12. d4 a4 13. Nf3 Qa5 14. Ne5 O-O 15. Rce1 Nd5 16. c4 Nxe3 17. Rxe3 Rcd8 18. c3 Ne7 19. g4 c5 20. Rh3 Nc6 21. Qe1 Kg7 22. Qh4 Rh8 23. Qh6+ Kg8 24. f5 exf5 25. gxf5 Nxd4 26. fxg6 Ne2+ 27. Kg2 fxg6 28. Rf7 Nf4+ 29. Qxf4 Qb6 30. Rg7+ Kxg7 31. Qf7# { White wins by checkmate. } 1-0

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #103,104 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) vs Sukovic, Andrej (FM)

#103  Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Sukovic, Andrej (FM) FIDE:2235

Chess960 start position: 202 (QNRKBBNR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/O8ietVKw

SP202

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 e6 4. Bc4 Nge7 5. d3 O-O-O 6. Bd2 d5 7. exd5 exd5 8. Bb3 Qb8 9. O-O Qd6 10. a4 Bd7 11. a5 Qg6 12. Ne2 Bg4 13. Nf4 Qf6 14. a6 b6 15. Ne1 g5 16. f3 Bf5 17. Nh5 Qg6 18. Ng3 Be6 19. Ba4 h5 20. b4 h4 21. Ne2 Bg7 22. Qa3 g4 23. bxc5 gxf3 24. Nxf3 Rdg8 25. Nf4 Qg4 26. cxb6 Bh6 27. Qd6 axb6 28. Bxc6 Nxc6 29. Qxc6+ Kd8 30. Qd6+ Kc8 31. a7 Kb7 32. Rb1 Bxf4 33. Rxb6+ { Black resigns. } 1-0


 

#104 Sukovic, Andrej (FM) FIDE:2235 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 202 (QNRKBBNR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/qKpjhHm1

SP202

1. a4 e5 2. a5 Nf6 3. d3 d5 4. Nd2 Be7 5. e4 Bc6 6. exd5 Nxd5 7. Nc4 Nd7 8. Nf3 Bf6 9. Bd2 O-O 10. Be2 Nf4 11. Bxf4 exf4 12. O-O b5 13. axb6 cxb6 14. Ne1 Bxg2 15. Nxg2 f3 16. Bd1 fxg2 17. Re1 Rfe8 18. Bg4 Ne5 19. Nxe5 Bxe5 20. Bxc8 Qxc8 21. Qa4 Qb8 22. f4 b5 23. Qe4 Qb6+ 24. Kxg2 Re6 25. fxe5 Rg6+ 26. Kh1 h5 { Black resigns. } 1-0

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #99,100 Filipets, Egor (FM) vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM)

#99 Filipets, Egor (FM) FIDE: 2293 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 553 (RNKBBNQR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/oUAuBUjF

SP553

1. f4 d5 2. d3 Nc6 3. e4 dxe4 4. dxe4 e5 5. Bg4+ Bd7 6. Bxd7+ Nxd7 7. f5 Bg5+ 8. Bd2 Bxd2+ 9. Nbxd2 O-O-O 10. Ne3 Nb6 11. Qf2 f6 12. O-O Qf7 13. Rfd1 Rd4 14. c3 Rd3 15. Qe2 Rd7 16. Ndc4 Rhd8 17. Nxb6+ axb6 18. Nd5 Kb8 19. a4 g6 20. g4 h5 21. g5 fxg5 22. f6 g4 23. b4 Na7 24. b5 Qf8 25. a5 Qc5+ 26. Kh1 Nxb5 27. axb6 c6 28. Qa2 Na3 29. Qxa3 Qxa3 30. Rxa3 Rf7 31. Ra8+ Kxa8 32. Nc7+ Kb8 33. Rxd8# { White wins by checkmate. } 1-0


 

#100 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Filipets, Egor (FM) FIDE: 2293

Chess960 start position: 553 (RNKBBNQR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/VmuNzUsJ

SP553

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. Nc3 f6 5. Ne3 Bc6 6. Bf3 e6 7. g3 Bb6 8. Ne2 Ng6 9. Qg2 Qf7 10. Bb4 Na6 11. Ba3 Ne7 12. O-O O-O 13. c4 Rfd8 14. Bxe7 Qxe7 15. cxd5 exd5 16. Nxd5 Bxd5 17. Bxd5+ Kh8 18. Rfe1 Nb4 19. Nf4 Qd7 20. Be6 Qxd4 21. Ng6+ hxg6 22. Qh3+ Qh4 23. Qxh4# { White wins by checkmate. } 1-0

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #95,96 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) vs Tomic, Aleksandar (FM)

#95 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Tomic, Aleksandar (FM) FIDE:2316

Chess960 start position: 725 (RKBBNQNR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/xMihRFaR

SP725

1. d4 Ngf6 2. Ngf3 Nd6 3. Bf4 Nde4 4. e3 d6 5. Be2 c6 6. O-O-O Bc7 7. h3 Qe8 8. Nd3 h6 9. g4 a5 10. Qg2 Be6 11. Kb1 Bd5 12. h4 g5 13. hxg5 hxg5 14. Rxh8 Qxh8 15. Bh2 Qc8 16. Rg1 Qe6 17. Nc1 b5 18. Ka1 a4 19. Qf1 a3 20. b3 Ba5 21. c4 bxc4 22. Bxc4 Bc3+ 23. Kb1 Bb2 24. Bxd5 Nxd5 25. Qc4 Nec3+ 26. Kc2 Qe4+ 27. Nd3 Qxf3 { White resigns. } 0-1


 

#96 Tomic, Aleksandar (FM) FIDE:2316 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 725 (RKBBNQNR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/El6h814a

SP725

1. e4 e5 2. Ngf3 d6 3. d4 Ngf6 4. Qe2 Bg4 5. d5 Nd7 6. h3 Bh5 7. g4 Bg6 8. Nd3 Nef6 9. Nd2 h5 10. g5 Nh7 11. h4 f6 12. f4 fxg5 13. fxg5 Nxg5 14. hxg5 Bxg5 15. Nc4 Bxc1 16. Kxc1 Nf6 17. Nf2 Qg8 18. Na5 a6 19. Qe3 O-O-O 20. Qa7 Nxe4 21. Qxb7+ Kd7 22. Qc6+ Ke7 23. Qxc7+ Kf6 24. Nxe4+ Bxe4 25. Rf1+ Bf5 26. Nc6 { Black resigns. } 1-0

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #87,88 Jovic, Stevan (FM) vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM)

#87  Jovic, Stevan (FM) FIDE:2184 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 242 (BNRKQBNR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/0ZrgpYBQ

SP242

1. b3 e5 2. e4 Nc6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Bc5 5. Bxc6 dxc6 6. Bxe5 Ng4 7. Bg3 O-O-O 8. Nc3 b6 9. O-O-O Ba3+ 10. Kb1 c5 11. h3 Nf6 12. e5 Nd5 13. Nxd5 Bxd5 14. Qe3 c4 15. Qc3 Qb5 16. Nd4 Qc5 17. Nf5 Bb4 18. Qe3 Bxg2 19. Rh2 Qxe3 20. fxe3 Be4 21. Nd4 cxb3 22. axb3 Bc5 23. Bf2 Rd5 24. d3 Bg6 25. Re1 Rxe5 26. Nc6 Rh5 27. Nxa7+ Kb7 28. Nb5 Bb4 29. Nd4 Bxe1 30. Bxe1 Re8 31. Bd2 Bf5 32. h4 Bg4 33. e4 f5 34. exf5 Bxf5 35. Kb2 Bd7 36. Bg5 h6 37. Bd2 g5 38. Rf2 Rxh4 39. Kc3 g4 40. Rf7 Kc8 41. Bf4 Rh3 42. Rg7 h5 43. b4 Rh1 44. b5 Rf1 45. Bg3 Rf6 46. Rh7 Re3 47. Bh4 Rg6 48. Rh8+ Re8 49. Rh7 g3 50. Rxh5 g2 51. Nf3 { White resigns. } 0-1


 

#88 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Jovic, Stevan (FM) FIDE:2184

Chess960 start position: 242 (BNRKQBNR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/WGbXRnxB

SP242

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nge7 4. b3 f6 5. Qe2 a6 6. Bxc6 Nxc6 7. O-O Qh5 8. Nc3 Ba3 9. Rcd1 O-O 10. d4 exd4 11. Nxd4 Qxe2 12. Ncxe2 Nxd4 13. Nxd4 g6 14. c4 Rce8 15. f3 Bc5 16. Kh1 b6 17. Nc2 Bd6 18. Ne3 f5 19. c5 Bxc5 20. Nd5 Bxd5 21. Rxd5 d6 22. exf5 Rxf5 23. Rd2 Rf7 24. Bc3 a5 25. g4 Re3 26. Bb2 Rexf3 27. Rxf3 Rxf3 28. Kg2 Re3 29. h4 Kf7 30. Rf2+ Ke8 31. Rd2 c6 32. h5 gxh5 33. gxh5 d5 34. Kh2 Rf3 35. Kg2 Rf5 36. h6 Bf8 37. Bc1 Kd7 38. Rd3 c5 39. Kg3 Rh5 40. Kg4 Rh1 41. Rxd5+ Kc6 42. Rf5 Bd6 43. Be3 Re1 44. Bf2 Re2 45. a4 Rb2 46. Rf3 Be5 47. Kf5 Bd4 48. Bg3 Kd5 49. Bc7 c4 50. bxc4+ Kxc4 51. Rf4 Rf2 52. Ke6 Rxf4 53. Bxf4 Kb3 54. Kf7 Kxa4 55. Kg8 Kb3 56. Kxh7 a4 57. Kg6 a3 58. h7 a2 59. Be3 a1=Q { White resigns. } 0-1

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #81,82 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) vs Jovanovic, Bojan P (FM)

#81  Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Jovanovic, Bojan P (FM) FIDE:2270

Chess960 start position: 103 (QNBRNKRB)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/b7WByMbR

SP103

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 Bf5 3. c3 Nd6 4. Bf4 Nc6 5. Nbd2 h6 6. g3 g5 7. Bxd6 exd6 8. O-O Re8 9. Rfe1 Qc8 10. Nf1 Be4 11. Qc1 f5 12. e3 Qe6 13. N1d2 f4 14. exf4 gxf4 15. Nxe4 fxg3 16. Nxg3 Qf6 17. Bg2 O-O 18. Rxe8 Rxe8 19. Re1 Rf8 20. Qe3 Kf7 21. Bh3 Nd8 22. Nf5 Qg6+ 23. Kh1 Bf6 24. Nxh6+ Kg7 25. Rg1 { Black resigns. } 1-0


 

#82 Jovanovic, Bojan P (FM) FIDE:2270 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 103 (QNBRNKRB)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/vdaBRamr

SP103

1. g3 d5 2. b3 Bh3+ 3. Bg2 Bxg2+ 4. Nxg2 Nf6 5. Bb2 g6 6. g4 Bg7 7. Nf4 c6 8. h4 Nbd7 9. h5 g5 10. Nh3 h6 11. f4 gxf4 12. g5 hxg5 13. Rxg5 Qb8 14. O-O-O O-O-O 15. Rf1 Bh6 16. Rf5 Rg3 17. Bxf6 Nxf6 18. Rxf6 exf6 19. Qxf6 Qd6 20. Qf5+ Qe6 21. Qxe6+ fxe6 22. Ng1 e5 23. Kd1 e4 { White resigns. } 0-1

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David Bronstein Memorial 2019 #75,76 Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) vs Jovanovic, Bojan P (FM)

#75  Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402 vs Jovanovic, Bojan P (FM) FIDE:2270

Chess960 start position: 65 (BNNBRKQR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/3Tr07RG7

SP65

1. e4 b6 2. Nc3 e5 3. Bf3 Nc6 4. Nb3 Nb4 5. O-O-O Nd6 6. Qe1 Bg5 7. h4 Bh6 8. Kb1 f6 9. g4 Bf4 10. d3 a5 11. Ne2 Nb5 12. Nxf4 exf4 13. a3 Nc6 14. Qd2 Ncd4 15. Nxd4 Nxd4 16. Qxf4 Re5 17. b3 c5 18. g5 Qe6 19. Bg4 Qf7 20. gxf6 gxf6 21. Bxd7 Kg8 22. Rhg1+ Kf8 23. Qh6+ Ke7 24. Rg7 { Black resigns. } 1-0


 

#75 Jovanovic, Bojan P (FM) FIDE:2270 vs Meribanov, Vitaly (IM) FIDE:2402

Chess960 start position: 65 (BNNBRKQR)

Time control: 15+10

Site: https://lichess.org/pTsRMkXM

SP65

1. b3 e5 2. e4 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nb6 4. Nd3 Bg5 5. f4 exf4 6. Qc5+ Be7 7. Qf5 O-O-O 8. Qxf4 f6 9. Nb5 d6 10. Bg4+ Kb8 11. Nc5 Ne5 12. Ne6 Rc8 13. d4 g5 14. Qg3 Nxg4 15. Qxg4 Qe8 16. Nexc7 Rxc7 17. Nxc7 Kxc7 18. O-O Nd7 19. e5 dxe5 20. dxe5 Bc5+ 21. Kh1 fxe5 22. Qc4 b5 23. Qxb5 Bc6 24. Qa5+ Bb6 25. Bxe5+ Nxe5 26. Qxe5+ Qxe5 27. Rxe5 h6 28. Rf7+ Kd6 29. Re1 Kc5 30. c3 Rd8 31. Rf5+ Rd5 32. Rxd5+ Kxd5 33. Re7 h5 34. Rg7 Be3 35. Re7 Bc5 36. Rg7 Be3 37. h3 h4 38. a4 Ke4 39. Rc7 Ba8 40. Rc8 Bb7 41. Rc7 Ba8 42. c4 a5 43. c5 g4 44. hxg4 Bd5 45. c6 h3 46. Re7+ Kf4 47. Rxe3 Kxe3 48. Kg1 Bxg2 49. c7 Bb7 50. g5 Kf4 51. g6 Kg3 52. g7 h2+ { White resigns. } 0-1

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