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Charbonneau,Pascal (2490) – Mitkov,Nikola (2539)
Calvia ol (Men) Mallorca (10), 25.10.2004
Ruy Lopez Defense [C65]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 Nf6 4.d3 Bc5 5.0-0 Nd4 6.Nxd4 Bxd4 7.c3 Bb6 8.Kh1 c6 9.Ba4 0-0 10.Bg5 h6 11.Bh4 d6 12.Nd2 g5 13.Bg3 Bg4 14.f3 Be6 15.Bb3 Nh5 16.Bf2 Bxf2 17.Rxf2 Qb6 18.Rf1 d5 19.g3 Ng7 20.Qe2 Rad8 21.exd5 Bxd5 22.Nc4 Qb5 23.Kg1 Qc5+ 24.Qf2 Qxf2+ 25.Rxf2 Bxc4 26.Bxc4 b5 27.Bb3 Rxd3 28.a4 bxa4 29.Rxa4 Rb8 30.Bc2 Rd7 31.b4 c5 32.bxc5 Rc7 33.f4 exf4 34.gxf4 Rxc5 35.Rxa7 g4 36.f5 Rxc3 37.f6 Ne6 38.Bf5 g3 39.hxg3 Rxg3+ 40.Kh2 Re3 41.Re7 Kf8 42.Rg2
How should White respond to 42…Re8?
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43.Rg8+! 1-0 If 43…Kxg8 44.Rxe8+ Nf8 45.Rxe3.