Scott Gordon Chess Page

Here's a game I'm especially proud of (even though I didn't win!).

White: Sage Mo (~2100)
Black: Scott Gordon (~2100)
January 1992, time control: 40/90

  1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 exd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nxc6 bxc6 6.Bd3 Bb4+ 7.Nd2 d5
  8.O-O O-O 9.c3 Bd6 10.Qc2 Bg4 11.c4 dxe4 12.Nxe4 Nxe4 13.Bxe4 Qh4 14.g3 Qh5
  15.Bxc6 Rae8 16.Bxe8 Rxe8 17.Qd2 Bf3 18.Re1 Rd8 19.Qd3 Bf8 20.Qf1 Rd4
  21.Re3 Bc6 22.f3 Bc5 23.Kg2 Rd6 24.Rd3 Rf6 25.Rd8+ Bf8 26.Bf4 g5 27.g4 Qg6
  28.Qe2 Rxf4 29.Rd3 Kg7 30.Rad1 h5 31.h3 hxg4 32.Qe5+ Qf6 33.Qxf6+ Kxf6
  34.hxg4 Rxg4+ 35.Kh3 Rh4+ 36.Kg3 Rxc4 37.Rc3 Rxc3 38.bxc3 Kf5 39.Rd4 Bd6+
  40.Kg2 a5 41.a4 Be5 42.Rc4 Bd5 43.Rc5 Bb3 44.Rxa5 Bd1 45.Kf2 Kf4 46.Rc5 Bxf3
  47.Rc4+ Be4 48.Ke2 g4 49.a5 c6 50.a6 Bb8 51.Rb4 Ba7 52.Rb7 Bf3+ 53.Kf1 Bc5
  54.Rxf7+ Ke4 55.Rg7 Kd3 56.a7 Bxa7 57.Rxa7 Kxc3 58.Ke1 Kd3 59.Ra3+ Kd4
  Draw agreed.
The History of Chess in Sacramento, by Scott Gordon, c.1991

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