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Van Wely, Loek (2670) - Iordachescu, Viorel (2589) [E15]
2 IECC, Ohrid (7.4) 2001

Notes by Boris Schipkov

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. g3 Ba6 5. b3 Bb7 6. Bg2 Bb4+ 7. Bd2 a5 8. O-O O-O 9. Qc2 d6 10. Bg5 a4 11. Nc3 Bxc3 12. Qxc3 Nbd7 13. b4 h6
In the game Zhu Chen - Maric, A., 2nd SUFE Cup Rapid, Shanghai 2001 Black played 13...Ne4 14. Qc2 Qc8 15. Be3 c5 16. bxc5 bxc5 17. Rab1 Nef6 18. d5 exd5 19. Nh4 g6 20. Rfd1 Ba6 21. Bxd5 Nxd5 22. Rxd5 Ne5 23. Bxc5 Nxc4 24. Bb4 Re8 25. Rd4 Qc6 26. Rxd6 Rxe2 27. Qxe2 Nxd6 28. Qe5 Qe4 29. Qxe4 Nxe4 1/2-1/2. Interesting is 14. Qd3!?
14. Bc1 b5
A risky move.
15. cxb5 Nb6 16. Ba3 Rc8 17. Nd2 Bxg2 18. Kxg2








   
18...d5
A novelty. In the game Anand, V - Adams, M, Madrid 1998 White obtained an advantage after 18...Nfd5 19. Qd3 f5 20. Rac1 Qd7 21. e3 Rb8.
19. Qd3 Ne8 20. Rac1 Nd6 21. Rc5 Qd7 22. Rfc1 Nbc4 23. Nxc4 Nxc4 24. R1xc4! dxc4 25. Qxc4
White has very good compensation for the exchange.
25...Rfd8 26. Bb2 Rb8 27. e4 a3 28. Bc3








   
28...Rb6?
After 28... Rb7 29. d5 Re8 30. f3 (or 30. Be5 exd5 31. Rxd5 Qe6 32. f4 Kh7 33. f5 Qe7 34. Kf3 f6 35. Bc3) 30... Re7 31. Ba1 Kh7 32. Qd3 White stands only slightly better.
29. d5 exd5 30. Rxd5 Rd6 31. Rc5 Rc8?
Better is 31... Qe6.
32. Be5 Rd2 33. b6
Black resigned. 1-0










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Van Wely, Loek (2670) - Iordachescu, Viorel (2589) [E15]
EU-ch 2nd/Ohrid (7) 2001

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. g3 Ba6 5. b3 Bb7 6. Bg2 Bb4+ 7. Bd2 a5 8. O-O O-O 9. Qc2 d6 10. Bg5 a4 11. Nc3 Bxc3 12. Qxc3 Nbd7 13. b4 h6 14. Bc1 b5 15. cxb5 Nb6 16. Ba3 Rc8 17. Nd2 Bxg2 18. Kxg2 d5 19. Qd3 Ne8 20. Rac1 Nd6 21. Rc5 Qd7 22. Rfc1 Nbc4 23. Nxc4 Nxc4 24. R1xc4 dxc4 25. Qxc4 Rfd8 26. Bb2 Rb8 27. e4 a3 28. Bc3 Rb6 29. d5 exd5 30. Rxd5 Rd6 31. Rc5 Rc8 32. Be5 Rd2 33. b6 1-0


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