Wednesday, 11 April 2007

Sophie makes a draw with Black in round 8

Good news from the European Chess Championships in Dresden, Sophie achieved her first points over the board today. She drew her 8th round game, a Nimzo Indian, with the Black pieces against Corinne Roelli (FIDE rating 2009):

Corinne Roelli - Sophie Seeber, European Championships, Round 8

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Qc2 Nc6 5.Nf3 d6 6.Bg5 h6 7.Bd2 O-O 8.e3 Qe7 9.a3 Bxc3 10.Bxc3 e5 11.d5 Nb8 12.e4 Nh5 13.g3 Nf6 14.Nh4 c6 15.O-O-O a5 16.f3 a4 17.Nf5 Bxf5 18.exf5 cxd5 19.cxd5 Nbd7 20.Bc4 Nb6 21.Ba2 Rfc8 22.Kb1 Nc4 23.Qd3 b5 1/2-1/2

1 comment:

Raymond Roy said...

Way Cool. Congratulations Sophie! And Roger, thanks for the update. :)



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