Theo Slade v Ian Wallis

Hastings Masters 2014/15, Rd.2











During Theo's successful display at Hastings, scoring 4½/9 in the Masters against higher-rated opposition, this won the prize for best game in round 8.

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 d6 5.0-0 Bd7 6.d4 b5 7.Bb3 Nxd4 8.Nxd4 exd4 9.c3 dxc3 10.Nxc3 Nf6 11.f4 Bc6 12.Qe2 Be7 13.e5 Nd7 14.exd6 cxd6 15.Re1 Nf6 16.g4 Ra7 17.g5 Rg8 18.gxf6 gxf6+ 19.Kf1 Qc8 20.Qh5 Rg6 21.Be3 Bd7 22.Bxa7 Bh3+ 23.Kf2 Bg4 24.Bxf7+ Kxf7 25.Qxh7+ Rg7 26.Rxe7+

1-0