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A tactic a day keeps the losses at bay!
How should White follow up on 29.Bc2 Kg8?
Skripchenko,Almira (2497) – Fressinet,Laurent (2619)
FRA-ch Val d’Isere (5), 23.08.2002
Modern Defence [B06]
1.e4 g6 2.d4 Bg7 3.Nf3 d6 4.Bc4 e6 5.0-0 Nd7 6.Nc3 a6 7.a4 b6 8.Bf4 Bb7 9.Qd2 h6 10.h3 g5 11.Bh2 Ne7 12.h4 Ng6 13.h5 Ne7 14.d5 e5 15.Ne1 f5 16.exf5 Nf6 17.f3 Nxf5 18.Ne4 0-0 19.c3 Kh8 20.Rd1 Qe8 21.Bb3 Ne7 22.Nxf6 Rxf6 23.g4 c6 24.c4 cxd5 25.cxd5 Rc8 26.Ng2 Qf7 27.Qd3 Rf8 28.Ne3 Qe8 29.Bc2 Kg8
30.Bxe5!! dxe5 31.Qh7+ Kf7 32.d6 Rh8 33.Bb3+ Bd5 [33…Kf8 34.dxe7+ Qxe7 35.Qd3 and White is winning.] 34.Nxd5!! Rxh7 [34…Nxd5 6.Qe4 and White is winning.] 35.Nxf6+ Kxf6 36.d7 Qd8 [36…Qxd7 37.Rxd7+ and White is winning.] 37.Rd6# 1-0
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