We Are All Pawns, My Dear

We Are All Pawns, My Dear

Jul 12, 2014, 3:58 AM |


On July 8th, the Colorado Springs Chess Club held its 2nd Tuesday of the month event: Quads.  Players are grouped into 4-man Round Robin tournaments.  Gunnar Andersen, Kurt Kondracki, and Koji Del Conte all scored 2 points to claim the 1st place tour points.


Next week:  Quick-rated Swiss

The 2nd Quarter Tuesday Night tour prize came down to the wire, as Daniel Herman lost his quarter-long lead on the final night.

1 Paul Anderson 32.70, $10.00 Panera gift card
2 Daniel Herman 30.00

This week's newsletter is a true gem.  It has everything!

1.  Best-selling chess author, Anthea Carson
2.  Photo from rock & roll band, I2M1's, debut
3.  Tactical diagram chosen by the co-author of Tactics Time & Tactics Time 2
4. Actual video of Anthea Carson and Paul Anderson's game
5. Paul Anderson losing to a girl

Read The Newsletter!

1. Game Of The Week: We Are All Pawns, My Dear
2. This Week In Chess:  Quad results
3. Tuesday Night Chess Tour 3rd Quarter standings

2014 Calendar Of Events for the Colorado Springs Chess Club:


For additional events, see the following websites:

Denver Chess Club: DCC (http://www.denverchess.com)
Colorado State Chess Association: CSCA (http://colorado-chess.com/)
Wyoming Chess Association: WCA (http://www.wyomingchess.com/)

Peace be with you,
Paul Anderson, Chess Coach
Cell: 719-310-9635

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We Are All Pawns, My Dear


[Event "June Panera Wednesday"]
[Site "http://cschess.webs.com/"]
[Date "2014.06.04"]
[Round "1.1"]
[White "Carson, Anthea"]
[Black "Anderson, Paul"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A42"]
[PlyCount "93"]
[EventDate "2014.06.04"]
[TimeControl "5400"]
1. d4 c6 2. c4 g6 3. e4 d6 4. Nc3 Bg7 5. h3 Na6
6. Nf3 Nf6 7. Be2 O-O 8. O-O c5 9. d5 Bd7 10. Qb3 Rb8 11. Nb5 Nxe4 12. Nxa7 Nc7
13. Ng5 Nf6 14. a4 h6 15. Nf3 e6 16. dxe6 Bxe6 17. Be3 Na6 18. Qa3 Nb4 19. Rac1
Bf5 20. Qb3 Ne4 21. Rfd1 Qf6 22. Bd4 Qe7 23. Bxg7 Kxg7 24. Re1 Qf6 25. Nb5 Rfe8
26. Nc7 Re7 27. Nd5 Nxd5 28. cxd5 Rbe8 29. Rcd1 Bc8 30. Qc2 Qf5 31. Bd3 Qf4 32.
Bb5 Rf8 33. b3 Bxh3 34. Rxe4 Rxe4 35. Qc3+ Kh7 36. gxh3 Qf5 37. Qd3 Kg8 38. Kg2
g5 39. Re1 Rf4 40. Qxf5 Rxf5 41. Re7 Rb8 42. Rd7 Rxd5 43. Bc4 Rd1 44. Rxf7 Kh8
45. Rd7 b6 46. Ne5 Rf8 47. Ng6# 1-0