More Smith-Mora

Jan 7, 2011, 10:49 AM |
Brian Wall was black in this game, and Ted Doyos was white. Here are a couple of points Brian makes about this game:
Brian -
A couple of points -

A - I try to save a tempo by playing ... Bd7, ... Qb8
skipping ... Qc7 - I think IM Lester Van Meeter likes this system
B - Even that has to be timed correctly - I innocently added 9 ... b5 against
Ted Doykos and could have been smoked after the pyscho sacs -
12 e5! d5!! 13 N:d5! ed 14 e6!! Q:f4 15 ed+! K-any 16 B:d5!