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I have played chess for more than three years. I am interested in the complexity and logical calculation of the game. With limited time and only self study, I hope to gradually increase my understanding of chess so I can both enjoy my play and watch the games of other people, especially master games.
Here is a sample online game I played recently.
[Event "Let's Play!"]
[TimeControl "1 in 3 days"]
[Termination "GeorgeZh won by resignation"]
1.d4 d5 2.Nf3 e6 3.e3 Nf6 4.Bd3 c5 5.b3 Nc6 6.a3 a6 7.Bb2 cxd4 8.exd4 g6 9.O-O Bg7 10.Ne5 O-O
11.f4 Bd7 12.Nd2 Ne8 13.Qg4 f5 14.Qh3 Nf6 15.Ndf3 Ne4 16.g3 Nxe5 17.Nxe5 Bxe5 18.fxe5 Qb6 19.Qg2 Rac8 20.Rac1 Nc3
21.Qf2 Bb5 22.Kh1 Bxd3 23.cxd3 Qxb3 24.Qc2 Qxc2 25.Rxc2 Nb5 26.Rfc1 Rxc2 27.Rxc2 Rf7 28.a4 Rc7 29.Rxc7 Nxc7 30.Ba3 b5
31.a5 b4 32.Bxb4 Kf7 33.Kg2 g5 34.Kf3 Ke8 35.Ke3 Kd7 36.Kd2 Kc6 37.Ke2 Nb5 38.Ke3 Kd7 39.h3 Na7 40.Kd2 Nc6
41.Bc3 Ke8 42.Ke3 Kf7 43.Kf3 Kg6 44.Kg2 Kh5 45.Kf2 h6 46.Kg2 g4 47.h4 f4 48.gxf4 Kxh4 49.Be1+ g3 50.Bxg3+ Kg4
51.Bf2 Kxf4 52.Kh3 Nxa5 53.Kh4 Nc6 54.Kh5 Kf5 55.Kxh6 a5 56.Be1 a4 57.Bc3 a3 58.Kg7 a2 59.Kf7 Nb4 0-1
Online chess is a good slow chess. Sometimes, I don't have enough time or get tired playing many live chess games. Chess is fun and good brain exercise.
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