Tourney: equal 4th place

Jul 8, 2011, 12:59 AM |

I placed 4th in the NSWJCL 2 day Chess tournament, scoring 9/12. The time controls are 30 mins for all moves. Of particular interest, I beat a 900+ and drew against another two 900+ as white by playing the KIA (I am only rated 762)! However, I lost to a 600+ as black in a French exchange where I blundered a pawn in an endgame, and also lost to a 800+ as white (he plays the KIA himself and I got into time trouble).

Here is a very tactical last round game I played: