NC Open 2011

Sep 4, 2011, 6:51 PM |

This was my first big "real" tournament.  I didn't know what to expect and I just walked in with an open mind with my sights set on winning.  Our time control was 30/90 with SD/60, for those not too familiar with chess time controls that is you have 90 minutes to make 30 moves, after which you get 60 minutes added on to whatever time you have left after 30 moves.

So play through the games and I will analyze them soon and put up my annotations.


This is the first game:



Thus follows game 2:




And now game 3:



The final day was here before I knew it and with it, the fourth game:



The final game was a must-win situation if I wanted to place and win some $$$, here it goes:


With that I finished with a score of 3.0/5.0.