Mark Watkins v Philip Breach

Emigrant Cup 1976, Rd.4











2013 county champion, Mark Watkins, previously won it in 1976 while still at school. Here is his 4th round game against Philip Breach of Falmouth, one of the leading players in Cornwall at that time.

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.0-0 Bg4 6.h3 h5 7.d3 Bc5 8.Nbd2 Qf6 9.Nb3 Bxf3 10.Qxf3 Qxf3 11.gxf3 Bb6 12.f4 exf4 13.Bxf4 Ne7 14.d4 0-0-0 15.c3 f6 16.Be3 g5 17.f3 Rdg8 18.Rae1 f5 19.Kf2 g4 20.Rg1 Rh7 21.exf5 Nxf5 22.fxg4 hxg4 23.Rxg4 Rxg4 24.hxg4 Nd6 25.Bf4 Rf7 26.Kg3 Kd7 27.g5 Nc4 28.Re2 Re7 29.Rh2 Rg7 30.Kg4 Ke6 31.Rh6+ Kf7 32.Kf5 Nxb2 33.g6+ Kf8 34.Rh8+ Rg8 35.Bh6+

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