Budapest Spring Festival round 8 game against FIDE-Master Balazs Pasztor | London system

Budapest Spring Festival round 8 game against FIDE-Master Balazs Pasztor | London system

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He could trapp my queen in the middle of the board. A rare situation. He missed it in his time trouble. The move Nd5 looked good. I did not think He could capture and when I capture back with my queen, my centralized queen can be trapped.

I did not remember how to play against Nh5 in the London system. I played the Suboptimal Bg5-h4-g3 manover which gave him bishop pair+ space advantage. I should keep it on f4 and recapture with the pawn to control e5.

I slowly improved my position and got a small edge, but I did not manage to find the follow up in the complicated position and needed to sacrifice a pawn to save my knight. 

I got some counterplay in his time trouble and even after move 40 when we got 30 minutes I had a fantastic way to make a draw by the right Exchange sacrifice.

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I played another sacrifice which was bad and after his good defense, I had no more checks and he won the game:

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