Nº16 Luis Miguel González


Section A.1

Luis Miguel González (Spain)


1.Be4? Qa5+! 2.Kd1 Qb5! 3.Kc1 Qf1+ 4.Kc2 Qe2+ 5.Kb3 Qxe4–+
1.Rxa2? Qe7+! 2.Kf2 Qe3+! 3.Kf1 Qb3–+

1…d3 2.Kd2! Qb6 3.Bc3 Qxb7 4.Kxd3= transposes to the solution

2.Kd2 Qh2+ 3.Kc1 Qc7+ 4.Kd2 Qxb7 5.Bxd4 Qd5! 6.Kc2!
6.Kc3? Qf3+ 7.Kd2! Qf4+ 8.Kc2 Qe4+ 9.Kc1 Qb1+ 10.Kd2 Qxf5 loss of time

6…Qe4+ 7.Kc1! Qb1+ 8.Kd2 Qxf5 9.Ba1! It is necessary for the bishop to move to the corner.
9.Bb2? Qf2+! 10.Kc3 Qf3+ 11.Kd2 Kg4 12.Rc1 Qf4+ 13.Kc2 Qa4+ 14.Kd3 Kf5! 15.Re1 Qh4 16.Rc1 Qe4+ 17.Kd2 Qb1 18.Ba1 Ke4–+

9…Qf2+! Black initiates a long manoeuver to restrict White’s play 10.Kd3!
10.Kc3? Qe3+! 11.Kc2 Qe2+ 12.Kc1 Kg4–+

10…Kg4 11.Rc1! Kf4 12.Kc3 Qb6! Cutting off the White king! 13.Kc2!
13.Bb2? Qb5! 14.Ra1 Qa4! 15.Rc1 Ke4 16.Ba1 Qa3+ 17.Kc2 Kd5 18.Rd1+ Kc5 19.Rd3 Qa6 20.Rc3+ Kb4 21.Rb3+ Ka4!–+

13…Ke4 14.Bb2!
14.Bc3? Kd5! 15.Ra1 Kc4–+

14…Kd5 15.Ra1! Qa6 16.Kb3 Qc4+ 17.Ka3 Kc5 The white pieces have been surrounded in the queenside and they have hardly any moves. 18.Bc1!
18.Rxa2? Qb4#

18…Kb5 19.Kb2! Qe2+ 20.Kb3=

19.Bb2 Qb1! 20.Kb3!
20.Rxa2? Qd3–+

20…Kb5 21.Rxa2 Finally, White can capture the pawn. 21…Qd1+ 22.Kc3
22.Ka3? Qa4#

22…Qf3+ 23.Kc2 Qe4+ 24.Kc1! Qc4+ 25.Kb1 Qd3+ 26.Kc1! positional draw