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Model Games with ChessMood Openings

Hello ChessMood Family! 
Now I'm adding model games in each section of our course, so you have a better understanding of the positions. Some of them, I'll also add in the book, that I'm writing now (later about that.) 

Why did I write this post? :) 
If you played nice and instructive games with our ChessMood openings - please post here. 
I would be happy to add them as well. 

P.S 
The first course, where I'm going to add model games, gonna be the Scotch game. If you want to make a research in your games, start from the Scotch :) 

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Mik Bernicchi

Mik Bernicchi 1 week ago

I start the ball rolling .. my model Scotch game, just follow the course with the simple f3, g4, h4, g5 attack to open the h-file .. with Qd2-Qh2 followed by checkmate :)

https://www.chess.com/analysis/game/live/5478551153

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Heri Darmanto

Heri Darmanto 1 week ago

Good game! Create a big imbalance King's Position with 0-0-0 vs 0-0. Launch direct attack to black king's side, It's more stronger attack for white because h6 black pawn... It's like similar theme with English Attack in Sicilian Najdorf, but with c-black pawn. Similar theme to Pirc Opening, there is white attack like this.

Thank you.

Devansh Shah

Devansh Shah 1 week ago

One request, if possible, add more games for anti sicilian and benko as they are more frequent in nature
Thank you
ChessMood

ChessMood 1 week ago

Devansh, all will be one by one. 
WIM_Susanna Gaboyan

WIM_Susanna Gaboyan 1 week ago

This game I played yesterday. Scotch game :) Hope I made the right moves.

https://lichess.org/0I9PcNjda2MS

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ChessMood

ChessMood 1 week ago

GG! 
Specter11

Specter11 1 week ago


https://www.chess.com/analysis/game/daily/279917930?tab=analysis

So I found a few games, which I will probably share with you and comment.
First game was played in Scotch Classical Variation with surprisingly move from opponent on move 6 so I think that would be even more instructive.
I mean 4.Nxd4 Bc5 5.Nb3 Bb6 6.Nc3 Qf6?!
That move wasn't covered in course so I was a bit confused for a moment. But for me that was a little innacuracy because queen on f6 can be easily attacked by for instance Nd5 or just pushing pawns.
So I did useful Qe2 move and I obviously defend pawn because of threat Qxf2#.
Further that was normally development, opposite castling. So I decided to go on immediately f4,h3,g4 against Nge7 setup how is covered in course.
After my 12.h3 he played tricky Qh4 probably with plan to pushing f5 some day with a nice tactic after moving my bishop from e3 somewhere and playing g4. However I decided to go for this. So I played I think nice positional move 13.Bxb6 making c7 pawn weak and having nice square on b5 for my knight to attack it. The only drawback of it is that the rook on a8 become playing but I think everything was in right time.
So after 13. Bxb6 axb6 as I mentioned earlier I played this agressive move 14.g4 and I have seen that tactic 14.g4 f5 15.exf5 or gxf5 no matter Nxf5! and after capturing the knight Bxb3! with attack on queen and a little bad pawn structure. But that also should be fine for me.
However I have seen very nice and crazy queen sacrifice which even engine can't saw initially :D
14.g4 f5 15.Nb5 (with threat of taking c7) Rac8 16.exf5 Nxf5 17.Qxe6!! Wxe6 18.Bc4 Nfe7 19.Bxe6 Kf8 20.Bxc8 Nxc8 21.Nxc7
And at this point I have strong compensation: two rooks and pawn against the queen and also opponent has three weak pawns on b7,b6,d6
After 21.Nxc7 Qg3 22.f5 he just resigned.

Conclusion:
1. I think that game can be very instructive with unusual idea of taking bishop on b6 and unlucky opening the rook on a8 but getting posibility to attack the c7 pawn.
2. Playing against Qf6 in Bc5 setup(Classical variation) .
3. Amazing queen sacrifice :D

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Chris Garrett

Chris Garrett 1 week ago

Nice queen sacrifice! :D
ChessMood

ChessMood 1 week ago

Wow!! Qe6!!
Can you tell your real name please? Definitely, we'll add this game in the course. 
Thanks! 
WIM_Susanna Gaboyan

WIM_Susanna Gaboyan 1 week ago

Qe6!!!! 
Specter11

Specter11 1 week ago

Yeah, sure!
My name is Jan Chyc.
Thanks also! :D
ChessMood

ChessMood 1 week ago

Super! Jan, I just recorded the game, and we'll add in the "Model games" section. 
By the way, instead of Kb1 move, I offer to play h3, with f4 and g4 next, skipping the Kb1 move. 
You'll see it in the addition section of the Scotch game, where I cover the Qf6 move as well.

P.S
Jan, are you a PRO Member?! I couldn't find you :) 
Regards,
Avetik
ChessMood

ChessMood 1 week ago

By the way, it reminds me of Ivanchuk's Qe6 sacrifice! :) 

Here you can see the game with my comments (done around 10 years ago, so might be mistakes in the analyses)
https://share.chessbase.com/SharedGames/share/?p=/BQlLKDBBQYrki7sfDtNH5Q9YURrcuFTfcY37h3Ee2fx8dPlOcGKfdlZfy9WPRe/


Specter11

Specter11 1 week ago

Yeah, that should be better to making attack faster.
Unfortunately I am not PRO Member yet, so that's why you couldn't find me ;D
I am considering that and probably I will become soon.
So for this moment I doesn't have posibility to watch additions sections :(
But I would really like to watch this game with your commentating ;D
I watched and did notes about scotch game course and few others when they were for free.

Oh so nice sacrifice! That's really crazier than mine haha. I didn't see that game. Thanks!! :D

Besides, as a few games can I add the game notation itself without a link, for instance, to chess.com?? Because I have a few games written in my notebook or computer notebook, without a reference and I don't remember where I played them. If not, that's ok I will try to find other games.

ChessMood

ChessMood 1 week ago

Hey Jan! 
I see :) 
No problem you can send a PGN file to us at contact@chessmood.com. 
Just in the headline write for GM Avetik, so our clients' support girls forward the mail to me :) 

Looking forward to seeing you in our PRO team soon. 
Ikezahu Emmanuel

Ikezahu Emmanuel 1 week ago

I played this game today. ???? I hope I made the right moves
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Ikezahu Emmanuel

Ikezahu Emmanuel 1 week ago

Here I tried to follow the plans I learned from chess mood scotch course. https://lichess.org/AYFEEwql/white#46.

amit mishra

amit mishra 1 week ago

Won a scotch game(10+5) format trying to follow suggested plans in scotch course.

https://lichess.org/VZo0fEM6FsCZ

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amit mishra

amit mishra 1 week ago

I was doing good in this match(3+0) format & kept pressure on higher rated player (250+ point on lichess platform) but due to time out i lost.But it is nice game.

https://lichess.org/Ax11W69KBaqJ

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Specter11

Specter11 1 week ago

https://www.chess.com/analysis/game/daily/280898128


Typical and ilustrative game against 4. ... Qf6.
My opponent decided to go long castle 8. ... O-O-O which is covered in the course how to play against it.
So first eleven moves I was playing almost immediately.
Later is just logical attack, pushing pawns and bringing more pieces to the queenside. Move 16. b6 breakthrough.
And after 21. Bf3 Qe7 I am winning much material or getting his queen like on move 26. Rb7.
And he just resigned.

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ChessMood

ChessMood 5 days ago

Great! 
Jan, here is your first game, commented and added in the course :)
https://chessmood.com/course/scotch-game/episode/1982 

I might add even in the book, I'm writing now :) 

Keep the good job, Jan! 
Good luck! 
Avetik 

Specter11

Specter11 3 days ago

Excellent!
Thank you, I really appreciate that :)
It would be an honor for me to be in your book ;D
Is there maybe some possibility to watch only that commented game without being PRO Member?
Thanks :D
GM_Avetik Grigoryan

GM_Avetik Grigoryan 3 days ago

Jan, just unlocked that game special for you :) 
Sriram M

Sriram M 3 days ago

Here is a game I played with the Accelerated Dragon. I don't know if it's aggressive or complicated enough to be called a model game but here it is:



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GM_Avetik Grigoryan

GM_Avetik Grigoryan 3 days ago

Cool! 
Please, Sriram, post games without gyphs. 
Sriram M

Sriram M 2 days ago

Here is a game I played with Scotch. It's more aggressive than the Dragon one :) .

Mini Carlsen

Mini Carlsen 2 days ago

https://www.chess.com/live/game/5600625181

Caro kann exchange variation.