[Event "38. Open Untergrombach"] [Site "?"] [Date "2022.01.08"] [Round "1.1"] [White "Ikonnikov, Vyacheslav"] [Black "Roebers, Eline"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "D43"] [WhiteElo "2490"] [BlackElo "2365"] [Annotator "P. Nied & R.T Toth"] [PlyCount "94"] {White has won the tournament five times. Black leads before the final round with half a point and needs a win to secure the tournament victory withoiut being dependent on the second board.} 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. Qb3 dxc4 6. Qxc4 b5 7. Qd3 a6 8. Bg5 Bb7 9. e4 h6 10. Bh4 c5 $6 (10... g5 11. Bg3 c5 12. d5 b4 (12... exd5 13. exd5 Bg7 14. O-O-O O-O 15. h4 g4 16. Ne5 Nbd7 17. Nc6 Qb6 18. Ne7+ Kh8 19. d6 c4 20. Qf5 b4 21. Ncd5 Nxd5 22. Nxd5 Bxd5 23. Rxd5 b3 24. axb3 Qxb3 25. Qc2 Rfc8 26. Be2 Rab8 27. Bxg4 Qa2 28. Be5 Nxe5 29. Bxc8 Nd3+ 30. Kd1 Rxb2 31. d7 Qa1+ 32. Ke2 Rxc2+ 33. Ke3 Re2+ {0-1 (33) Indjic, A (2629)-Niemann,H (2609)/Vrnjacka Banja 2021}) 13. Na4 exd5 14. exd5 Bxd5 15. O-O-O Nc6 16. Ne5 Nd4 17. h4 g4 18. Qe3 Be7 19. Bc4 Ra7 20. Rhe1 Kf8 21. b3 Bxc4 22. Nxc4 Qd5 23. Be5 Kg7 24. Qf4 Rd8 25. Qxg4+ Kh7 26. Qf4 Nh5 27. Qe4+ Qxe4 28. Rxe4 f5 29. Ree1 Bxh4 30. g3 Bg5+ 31. Kb2 Nf3 32. Rxd8 Bxd8 33. Rd1 Nxe5 34. Rxd8 Nxc4+ 35. bxc4 Re7 36. Nxc5 Re2+ 37. Kb3 Rxf2 38. Nxa6 Nxg3 39. c5 Rf3+ 40. Kxb4 Rf1 41. c6 Rb1+ 42. Ka5 f4 43. c7 Rc1 44. c8=Q Rxc8 45. Rxc8 Kg6 46. Rf8 Kg5 47. Nc5 h5 48. Ne6+ {1-0 (48) Ponomariov,R (2744)-Movsesian,S (2721)/Warsaw 2010/CBM 139 Extra}) 11. e5 g5 12. Nxg5 hxg5 13. Bxg5 c4 14. Qd2 Nbd7 15. exf6 {White is two pawns up, but actually Black is slightly better due to the strong queenside pawns.} b4 16. Na4 c3 $1 17. Qe3 (17. bxc3 Qa5 $1) 17... Nb6 18. b3 Nxa4 19. bxa4 {Now the black c- and b-pawns dominate. White's pawn structure is shatterd and the two extra pawns are worthless. Black is clearly better.} Qb6 20. Bf4 Rd8 21. Be5 b3 $2 {This is actually premature. Black is wasting the advantage.} 22. axb3 Qxb3 23. Bd3 Bh6 24. Qg3 Kd7 25. Rb1 {Wh White has the upper hand, bt is already short on time.} Qd5 26. f3 $2 (26. Bc2 {to stop the pawn} Bd2+ 27. Ke2 Rhg8 28. Qd3 Rg5 29. h4 {and White has everything under control and is actually winning.}) 26... Bd2+ 27. Kf2 Bc6 $4 { Loses immediately. But White is in serious time trouble.} 28. Qg7 Rdf8 29. Rb8 {White is completely winning!} Qa2 30. Kg3 $2 {White misses the best continuation but is still winning.} (30. Be2 Bh6 31. Rxf8 $1 Rxf8 32. Qxh6 { and all is over}) 30... Be3 31. Rf1 Qa3 32. Qxh8 $4 {In serious time trouble White goes wrong.} (32. Bxa6 Rhg8 33. Bc8+ Rxc8 34. Rxc8 Rxc8 35. Qxf7+ $18) 32... Rxh8 33. Rxh8 Bxd4 34. Bf4 Bxf6 35. Rh7 Ke7 36. Bg6 Be8 37. Rb1 e5 38. Bc1 Qd6 39. Bxf7 {The final error.} (39. Rb7+ Kd8 40. Be4 $16) 39... Bxf7 40. Rb7+ Ke6 41. Rbxf7 Qd1 42. Ba3 Qxa4 43. Bc1 Qa1 44. Be3 Qe1+ 45. Bf2 Qd2 46. Rc7 c2 47. Rc6+ Kf5 {What a game.} 0-1