Thursday, February 10, 2011

Mike Serovey Defeats GMThomas

Earlier today I completed a chess agame at Stan's Net Chess. I decided to play an unusual opening so that I can add more games with them to this blog and my chess site. This agme with the Gedult-Gunderam can be found at Here is the game in PGN:

[Event "Game 495676"]
[Site "Stan's NetChess"]
[Date "2011.01.28"]
[Round "?"]
[White "mserovey"]
[Black "GMThomas"]
[WhiteElo "2362"]
[BlackElo "2365"]
[Result "1-0"]

1. f3 d5 2. c3 e5 3. e4 dxe4 4. Qe2 Nc6 5. fxe4 Nf6 6. Nf3 Be7 7. b4 a6 8. Na3
O-O 9. Nc4 Bg4 10. a4 b5 11. Ne3 Bxf3 12. gxf3 Rb8 13. axb5 axb5 14. Ra6 Qd7 15.
Nf5 Rfe8 16. Bh3 1-0

Friday, February 04, 2011

Mike Serovey Loses to kato

Here is a miniature played last year at ICC. I was up material and got over confident. I didn't pay attention for one move and dropped my Queen! Considering how weak my opponent was I probably should have played this one out some more.

The entire game, with analysis and diagrams, can be found at Here is teh game in PGN:

[Event "ICC 45 15"]
[Site "Internet Chess Club"]
[Date "2010.06.26"]
[Round "-"]
[White "kato"]
[Black "OnGoldenPawn"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ICCResult "Black resigns"]
[WhiteElo "1061"]
[BlackElo "1377"]
[Opening "Sicilian: closed, 2...Nc6"]
[ECO "B23"]
[NIC "SI.44"]
[Time "18:08:34"]
[TimeControl "2700+15"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Nf3 d6 4. Bc4 g6 5. Ng5 e6 6. b3 Qxg5 7. Qf3 Ne5 8.
Qh3 Nxc4 9. d3 Ne5 10. Bxg5 {Black resigns} 1-0

I have also added new chess books and chess boards and sets at my new chess shop.