Emuakpeje Ochuko turns a millionaire by winning 38th NBL Chess Open Championship!

38th NBL Chess Open Championship
9 Rounds Swiss Tournament
Tournament Director: Mr. Lekan Adeyemi (NCF President)
Deputy Tournament Director: Alhaji Bode Durotoye
Chief Arbiter: Amisu Omotayo
Venue: Teslim Balogun
Date: 10th – 15th November 2015
Time Control: 1:30mins(40moves) + 30mins to finish (30secs bonus added time from move 1)

There were 5 Categories in this competition
1. Masters (Elo 2000 and above)
2. Opens section (Elo 1800-2000)
3. Amateur Section (Elo 1600)
4. Weekender (No rating band)
5. Under 14 Boys and Girls
The total prize for this year is about N4million naira in cash prizes. The prize for the first in the Masters has been raised from the N400,000 to N1,000,000 naira.
Nicolaas-Vervelde

The CEO of Nigerian Breweries in person of Nicolaas Vervelde congratulates all past winners of the championship and wished all participants this year and exciting outing as they engage each other. He also urges all players to exhibit good spirit of sportmanship while conforming with the rules of the game set by the world chess body (FIDE).

PRIZES BREAKDOWN MASTERS (ELO 2000 AND ABOVE)
1ST – N1,000,000
2ND – N 500,000
3RD – N 250,000
4TH – N 100,000
5TH – N 50,000
6TH-10TH – N 20,000 each

Emuakpeje Ochuko wins the tournament and dedicates it to God and his mum. We were able to ask him which of the games was his best at the end of the tournament, he referred to his game against Edet Udeme in round 3. He though promised to send us this game later.
We bring you pictorials and some exciting games with annotations in the Masters section alone.
playing hallAnwuli vs onokpite
balogun vs fawolebomo vs balogun

CM Dieyi Rowlandabimbola osunfuyi

eugene vs emuakpejelasinu vs erhabor

lolomariodum vs balogun

ogunwobi vs obanutasorungbe vs olanrewaju

osunfuyi vs Dasaoluonokpite vs olape

onabogun vs degondooladapo adu

Some lovely games are presented below.

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.10”]
[Round “1”]
[White “Mutiu Salawu”]
[Black “Ekpoikong Unwana Eugene”]
[Result “0-1”]
[ECO “A96”]
[PlyCount “56”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]
1. Nf3 e6 2. d4 f5 3. g3 Nf6 4. Bg2 Be7 5. c4 d6 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3 a5 8. Qc2
Nc6 9. a3 e5 10. dxe5 dxe5 11. Rd1 Qe8 12. Nb5 Bd8 13. Be3 Qh5 14. Bc5 Re8 15.
Ne1 e4 16. f3 $4 f4 $1 17. Bd4 fxg3 18. hxg3 Nxd4 19. Nxd4 Qg5 20. g4 c6 21.
Qc1 e3 22. b4 Bc7 23. Nd3 Qh4 24. Nc2 {won’t blame white here….there is
absolutely nothing he can do to save his King} (24. f4 Nxg4 25. Nf3 Qg3 26. c5
Nf2 27. Nxf2 exf2+ 28. Kf1 Bg4 {black is still winning}) 24… Qh2+ 25. Kf1
Nxg4 26. Rb1 Qg3 27. fxg4 Rf8+ 28. Bf3 Qh3+ {of course, mate in 2} 0-1

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.10”]
[Round “1”]
[White “Shaapera Dooterna”]
[Black “Onabogun Kolade”]
[Result “0-1”]
[ECO “B56”]
[PlyCount “80”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 g6 4. O-O Bg7 5. Nc3 d6 6. d4 cxd4 7. Nxd4 Bd7 8.
Be3 Nf6 9. Rc1 {i honestly don’t understand the idea behind this move..Qd2 or
f3 even h3 have been played in the past.} O-O 10. h3 Nxd4 11. Qxd4 {this is
definitely not right.} Ng4 12. Qd3 Nxe3 $1 {this is the beginning of the
combination for a free pawn!} 13. Qxe3 Bxc3 14. Bxd7 Bxb2 15. Rb1 Qxd7 16. Rxb2
{with an extra pawn and very good pawn structure, black went on the win the
game.} b6 17. Rd1 Qc7 18. a4 Rac8 19. Rd3 Qc5 20. Qg3 Qa5 21. Qh4 Qxa4 {the
pawn on e7 can’t be captured coz of Qa1+ and the rook would be captured} 22.
Rdb3 Rfe8 23. c3 Rxc3 {another pawn for grabs} 24. Rxc3 Qa1+ 25. Kh2 Qxb2 26.
Rc7 a5 27. f4 Qf6 28. Qf2 e5 29. f5 gxf5 30. exf5 e4 31. Qxb6 e3 32. Qxa5 Qe5+
33. Qxe5 Rxe5 34. f6 h5 35. Rc1 e2 36. Re1 d5 37. Kg3 d4 38. Kf2 d3 39. g4 hxg4
40. hxg4 Re6 0-1

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.10”]
[Round “1”]
[White “Oragwu Nonso”]
[Black “Martin Odum”]
[Result “1/2-1/2”]
[ECO “B19”]
[PlyCount “64”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. h4 h6 7. Nf3 Nd7 8. h5
Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 e6 11. Bf4 Qa5+ 12. Bd2 Qc7 13. O-O-O Ngf6 14. Ne4
Nxe4 15. Qxe4 Nf6 16. Qe2 O-O-O 17. c4 c5 18. Bc3 Qf4+ 19. Bd2 Qe4 20. Be3 cxd4
21. Rh4 d3 22. Qe1 Ng4 23. Bxa7 Qxc4+ 24. Kb1 Qc2+ 25. Ka1 Bb4 26. Qf1 Bc3 27.
Rb1 f5 28. bxc3 Qxc3+ 29. Rb2 d2 30. Qd1 Qc1+ 31. Rb1 Qc3+ 32. Rb2 Qc1+ 1/2-1/2

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.10”]
[Round “1”]
[White “Ajibowo Olamide”]
[Black “Inimo Kigigha”]
[Result “1-0”]
[ECO “B01”]
[PlyCount “101”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qa5 4. d4 Nf6 5. Bc4 Bg4 6. Nf3 e6 7. h3 Bh5 8. g4
Bg6 9. Bd2 c6 10. Ne5 Nbd7 11. Nxg6 hxg6 12. Bb3 Bb4 13. Qe2 O-O-O 14. O-O-O
Nd5 15. Nxd5 Bxd2+ 16. Rxd2 cxd5 17. Qf3 Nf6 18. c4 dxc4 19. Bxc4 Kb8 20. Rhd1
Rc8 21. Rc2 Qb4 22. a3 Qa5 23. Kb1 Rhd8 24. h4 Rd7 25. Rdc1 Rcd8 26. Be2 a6 27.
Qf4+ Ka7 28. Rc5 Qb6 29. Rc8 Rxc8 30. Rxc8 Qxd4 31. Qb8+ Kb6 32. Rc4 Qd6 33.
Rb4+ Kc6 34. Rc4+ Kd5 35. Qa7 e5 36. g5 Nh5 37. Rc1 Ke6 38. Bg4+ f5 39. gxf6+
Kxf6 40. Bxd7 Qxd7 41. Qb6+ Kf5 42. Rg1 Qd3+ 43. Ka1 Nf4 44. Rg5+ Ke4 45. Qxb7+
Nd5 46. Rg4+ Kf5 47. Qd7+ Kf6 48. Qd6+ Kf7 49. Rg1 a5 50. h5 g5 51. Qxe5 1-0

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.10”]
[Round “2”]
[White “Abdulrahman Abdulraheem”]
[Black “Umar Abdulkadir”]
[Result “1-0”]
[ECO “B99”]
[PlyCount “62”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. e4 {2 roomates paired against each other. Lets see who gets the top bunk
after the game!} c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bg5 e6 7. f4
Be7 8. Qf3 Qc7 9. O-O-O Nbd7 10. g4 b5 11. Bxf6 Nxf6 12. g5 Nd7 13. f5 Bxg5+
14. Kb1 Ne5 15. Qh5 Qd8 16. Nxe6 Bxe6 17. fxe6 g6 18. exf7+ Kxf7 19. Qh3 Ra7
20. Be2 Kg7 21. Nd5 Rf8 22. Qa3 Qb8 23. h4 Bd8 24. h5 Bg5 25. hxg6 hxg6 26. Qg3
Nf7 27. Rdf1 Qd8 28. Rhg1 Rh8 29. Nf4 Qe7 30. Nh3 Rxh3 31. Qxh3 Ne5 {seems
Abdulrahman gets the top bunk} 1-0

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.11”]
[Round “3”]
[White “Olamide Ajibowo”]
[Black “Akinseye Abiola”]
[Result “0-1”]
[ECO “C77”]
[PlyCount “52”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. d3 Bc5 6. c3 d6 7. h3 h6 8. O-O b5
9. Bc2 O-O 10. d4 Bb6 11. Be3 exd4 12. cxd4 Nb4 13. Bb3 Rb8 {black could smell
the poison} ({the pawn on e4 has been laced with a rodent killer called sniper!
} 13… Nxe4 $4 14. a3 Nc6 15. Bd5) 14. a3 Nc6 15. Nc3 Bb7 16. Bc2 Na5 17. e5
dxe5 18. Nxe5 Nc6 19. Nxc6 Bxc6 20. Qd3 Qd7 21. Rad1 Rfd8 22. Rfe1 Ba8 23. b4
Qd6 24. Qf5 {The queen just left his knight defenseless…} (24. f3 {this
neutralises the a8 Bishop} Bxf3 25. gxf3 Qg3+ 26. Kf1 Qxh3+ 27. Kf2 Qh2+ 28.
Kf1 Qh3+ {and a draw would ensue…}) 24… Qc6 $1 25. Ne4 Nxe4 26. Bxe4 Qxe4 {
and white resigned….he is simply losing.} 0-1

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.11”]
[Round “3”]
[White “Oladapo Adu”]
[Black “Olanrewaju Ajibola”]
[Result “0-1”]
[ECO “B10”]
[PlyCount “120”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]{Ajibola had the got a better middle game before opting to take a pawn which
gave IM Adu play who was a whole piece up. An underestimation of Ajibola’s
passed c3 pawn turned the game around!} 1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 Nf6 3. Bg2 Nbd7 4. O-O
e5 5. d3 Bd6 6. Nbd2 O-O 7. e4 c6 8. Qe2 Re8 9. Nh4 dxe4 10. dxe4 Nb6 11. Rd1
Qc7 12. a4 a5 13. Nb3 Bg4 14. Bf3 Be6 15. Bg5 Nfd7 16. Bg4 Bc4 17. Qd2 Bb4 18.
c3 Nc5 19. Nxc5 Bxc5 20. Qc2 f6 21. Bc1 Qf7 22. Re1 Bb3 23. Qe2 g6 24. Be3 Bxe3
25. Qxe3 Nxa4 {of course, its so certain that Ajibola a.k.a Papa will always
consider pawns first} (25… Nc4 26. Qc5 Nxb2 27. Qa3 Nd3) 26. c4 Nxb2 $2 (
26… Qxc4) 27. Qxb3 Nxc4 28. Red1 b5 29. Rd7 Re7 30. Rxe7 Qxe7 31. Be2 Qf7 32.
Bxc4 Qxc4 33. Qxc4+ bxc4 34. Ra4 c3 35. Ng2 {seems white underestimated
black’s passed pawn on the c3} (35. Kf1 {and white should win}) 35… c2 $1 36.
Rc4 Rb8 37. Ne1 Rb1 38. Rxc2 Rxe1+ 39. Kg2 Rxe4 40. Rxc6 Kg7 41. Rc7+ Kg8 42.
h4 Rb4 43. Ra7 a4 44. f3 f5 45. Kf2 Rb2+ 46. Ke3 Rb3+ 47. Kf2 a3 48. g4 Rb2+
49. Kg3 f4+ 50. Kh3 a2 51. g5 Rf2 52. Kg4 Rg2+ 53. Kh3 Rg3+ 54. Kh2 Rxf3 55.
Rxa2 e4 56. Ra7 e3 57. Kg2 Rg3+ 58. Kh2 e2 59. Ra1 Rg4 60. Kh3 f3 {lovely game
with twists and turns} 0-1

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.11”]
[Round “3”]
[White “Oragwu Chukwunonso”]
[Black “Dasaolu Olurotimi”]
[Result “0-1”]
[ECO “B42”]
[PlyCount “83”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]{Playing the exact moves of Xie, J vs Portisch, Dashe pulled a novelty on the
11th move. Houdini himself agrees to the move.} 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4
4. Nxd4 a6 5. Bd3 Qc7 6. O-O Nc6 7. Nxc6 bxc6 8. f4 d5 9. c4 dxe4 10. Bxe4 Nf6
11. Bc2 Bc5+ (11… Be7 12. Nc3 O-O 13. Qe2 Re8 14. Kh1 c5 15. b3 Bb7 16. Bb2
Qc6 17. Rad1 Rad8 18. Rxd8 Bxd8 19. Nd1 Be7 20. Ne3 Nd7 21. Ng4 f6 22. Rf3 Bd6
23. Nf2 Qc7 24. Rh3 Nf8 25. Bxh7+ Nxh7 26. Qh5 Kf8 27. Qxh7 Qf7 28. Ba3 e5 29.
Qd3 exf4 30. Rh8+ Ke7 31. Ne4 Bxe4 32. Qxe4+ Kd7 33. Qb7+ Bc7 34. Rxe8 Qxe8 35.
Bxc5 Qe2 36. Bb6 Qd1+ 37. Bg1 a5 38. c5 Qd2 39. a3 g5 40. b4 axb4 41. axb4 {
1-0 (41) Xie,J (2515)-Portisch,L (2605) Monte Carlo 1994}) 12. Kh1 O-O 13. Qe1
Rd8 14. Qh4 Be7 15. Nc3 g6 16. f5 exf5 17. Bg5 Kg7 18. Rae1 Be6 19. Bf4 Ng8 20.
Qh3 Bd6 21. Bg5 Re8 22. b3 h6 23. Bc1 Be5 24. Na4 Bf6 25. Nc5 Qa5 {The queen
got to a5 and was eyeing the d1 square with confidence.} 26. Na4 {this knight
just sentenced itself to LIFE imprisonment} Rad8 27. Qg3 c5 28. Be3 Bd4 29. Bf4
Rd7 30. Bxf5 Rde7 31. Bd3 Bd7 32. Rxe7 Rxe7 33. Qf3 Nf6 34. Bc2 Bg4 35. Qg3 Be2
36. Rb1 Nh5 37. Qh4 Bf6 38. Qf2 Nxf4 39. Qxf4 Bd1 40. Bd3 Re1+ 41. Bf1 Qd2 42.
g3 {the knight is still there #lol#} 0-1

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.11”]
[Round “3”]
[White “Balogun Oluwafemi”]
[Black “Fawole Oyeyemi”]
[Result “1-0”]
[ECO “C60”]
[PlyCount “97”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nge7 4. c3 g6 5. d4 exd4 6. cxd4 a6 7. Bc4 Bg7 8.
O-O d6 9. h3 O-O 10. Nc3 b5 11. Bb3 Na5 12. Bc2 c5 13. Bg5 Nac6 14. Nd5 f6 15.
Nxe7+ Nxe7 16. Be3 c4 17. a4 Bd7 18. b3 d5 19. exd5 Nxd5 20. bxc4 bxc4 21. Nd2
Rc8 22. Qe2 Nc3 23. Qe1 Kh8 24. Ra3 Nd5 25. Qe2 f5 26. Nxc4 f4 27. Bc1 f3 28.
Rxf3 Rxf3 29. Qxf3 Nb4 30. Nd6 Be6 31. Nxc8 Nxc2 32. Na7 Nxd4 33. Qb7 Ne2+ 34.
Kh1 Qd3 35. Qb8+ Bg8 36. Re1 Qe4 37. Be3 Qxa4 38. Nc6 Qxc6 39. Rxe2 h6 40. Qb6
Qc4 41. Re1 Kh7 42. Rc1 Qd3 43. Rc7 Bd5 44. f3 Kh8 45. Qb8+ Bg8 46. Qa7 Qf1+
47. Bg1 Be5 48. Rc8 Qd3 49. Qf7 1-0

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.11”]
[Round “4”]
[White “Fajemirokun Bimbo”]
[Black “Kigigha Bomo”]
[Result “1/2-1/2”]
[ECO “B33”]
[PlyCount “69”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Qb6 5. Nb3 Nf6 6. Nc3 e6 7. Be3 Qc7 8.
f4 Bb4 9. Bd3 Bxc3+ 10. bxc3 d6 11. O-O e5 12. Qe1 O-O 13. Qh4 exf4 14. Rxf4
Ne5 15. Rxf6 $1 gxf6 16. Bh6 Ng4 17. Bxf8 Kxf8 18. h3 Qb6+ 19. Kh1 {this just
equalizes} ({the only winning continuation} 19. Nd4 Ne5 20. Qxh7 Ke7 21. Rf1
Be6 22. Kh2 Bxa2 23. Rxf6 Kxf6 24. Qh4+ Kg6 25. Nf5 {total winning for white})
19… Qf2 $1 {the only saving move!} 20. Qxf2 Nxf2+ 21. Kg1 Nxd3 22. cxd3 f5
23. Nd2 Be6 24. c4 Rc8 25. exf5 Bxf5 26. d4 Rc6 27. Rf1 Bd3 28. Rc1 b5 29. c5
dxc5 30. dxc5 Bc4 31. a4 a6 32. axb5 axb5 33. Ne4 f5 34. Nd6 Rxc5 35. Nxb5
1/2-1/2

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.12”]
[Round “5”]
[White “Obele Koko”]
[Black “Abdulrahman Abdulraheem”]
[Result “1-0”]
[ECO “A40”]
[WhiteElo “2084”]
[BlackElo “2203”]
[PlyCount “93”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. c4 b6 2. d4 e6 3. a3 Bb7 4. Nc3 f5 5. Nf3 Nf6 6. h3 d6 7. Bf4 Be7 8. e3 O-O
9. Be2 a6 10. O-O h6 11. Rc1 g5 12. Bh2 Qe8 13. Nd2 Qg6 14. Bf3 c6 15. Qb3 Nfd7
16. Na4 b5 17. cxb5 axb5 18. Nc3 d5 19. Rfe1 h5 20. Kh1 Nf6 $2 {this move
gives white a free pawn} 21. Bd1 {Missing the offer…am sure the likes of
Papa et al won’t miss this lovely opportunity} (21. Nxb5 cxb5 22. Rc7 g4 23.
Bd1 $18) 21… Rf7 22. f3 Rg7 23. Ne2 Nbd7 24. Bc2 Ba6 25. e4 fxe4 26. fxe4 Qh6
27. exd5 ({houdini suggests} 27. Qc3 Bb7 28. e5 Ne8 29. Nb3 Ra4 30. Qe3 h4 31.
Rf1 Qh5 32. Bd1 Qg6 33. Qd2 Ra7) 27… Nxd5 28. Be4 g4 29. Bxd5 exd5 $2 (29…
cxd5 $11) 30. Nf4 Bb7 31. Re6 Qg5 32. Ne4 (32. Rce1 Bf8 {and now} 33. Ne4 Qf5
34. h4 b4 35. Ng5 c5 36. Nxh5 Rg6 37. Ng3 Rxe6 38. Nxf5 Rxe1+ 39. Bg1 Rae8 40.
Qd3 Nf6 41. Nd6 Ne4 42. Ngxe4 R8xe4 43. Nxe4 Rxe4 44. dxc5 bxa3 45. Qxa3 $18)
32… Qf5 33. Rf1 gxh3 34. gxh3 h4 35. Rxe7 Rxe7 36. Nd6 Qf6 37. Nxb7 Qxd4 38.
Nd6 Nc5 39. Qc2 Ne4 40. Nf5 Qf6 41. Nxe7+ Qxe7 42. Qxc6 Rd8 43. Rg1+ Ng3+ 44.
Bxg3 Qe4+ 45. Kh2 Kf7 46. Qc7+ Ke8 47. Bxh4 1-0

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.12”]
[Round “5”]
[White “Osemekhian Omoifo”]
[Black “Onovughe Ochuko”]
[Result “0-1”]
[ECO “D02”]
[WhiteElo “2106”]
[BlackElo “2177”]
[PlyCount “78”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. Nf3 Nf6 2. d4 d5 3. Nbd2 Bf5 4. c3 c6 5. g3 Nbd7 6. Bg2 h6 7. O-O e6 8. Re1
Bd6 9. Nf1 Qc7 10. Ne3 Bh7 11. c4 O-O 12. b3 Rad8 13. Bb2 dxc4 14. bxc4 c5 15.
d5 exd5 16. Nxd5 Nxd5 17. cxd5 b5 {white has to be very careful, keeping both
eyes on the queenside pawns} 18. e4 Rfe8 19. Nd2 c4 20. Bd4 Bc5 21. Bxc5 Nxc5
22. Re3 f5 23. exf5 $4 (23. a4 Nxa4 24. e5 Rxe5 25. Rxe5 Qxe5 26. Nxc4 Qf6 27.
Qe1 {and the position looks equal or black slightly better}) 23… Rxe3 24.
fxe3 c3 {this is ambitious} 25. Nf3 Bxf5 26. Nd4 Qe5 27. Nxf5 Qxf5 28. Qd4 Na4
29. Be4 Qf6 30. Qxf6 gxf6 31. Bc2 Nc5 32. Rd1 Kf7 33. Kf2 Ke7 34. Kf3 Kd6 35.
Kf4 (35. e4 Rd7) 35… a5 36. Kf5 {the king has missed his calling..his
attention should be on the queen’s side} Re8 37. e4 b4 38. Rd4 Rb8 (38… Re5+
39. Kxf6 Nd7+ 40. Kf7 Re7+ 41. Kg6 Ne5+ 42. Kxh6 Rf7 $19) 39. g4 (39. Rc4 Rg8
40. Bb3 Re8 41. Bc2 Rg8 {drawish}) 39… a4 {the recording from here wasn’t
clear anymore…won’t mind if the continuation can be sent by either of the
players in the comment section.} 0-1

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.13”]
[Round “8”]
[White “Degondo Simplice”]
[Black “Olape Bunmi”]
[Result “0-1”]
[ECO “A11”]
[PlyCount “52”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]{At the end of this game, i asked IM Bunmi about this game and he said, “my
opponent brought Axe, Matchet, Guns, Swords, Bombs to this battle…he had
many opportunities to do damages but fortunately for me, he doesn’t know how
to use them”. The Ivorian FM is definitely not happy with his play.} 1. Nf3 d5
2. c4 e6 3. g3 c6 4. Bg2 Nd7 5. cxd5 cxd5 6. O-O Ngf6 7. d4 Bd6 8. Nc3 O-O 9.
Qc2 b6 10. Nb5 Nb8 11. Nxd6 Qxd6 12. Bf4 Qc6 13. Qb3 Ba6 14. Rfc1 Qb5 15. Qa3
Bb7 16. Rc7 Qa6 17. Ne5 Qxa3 18. bxa3 Ba6 19. Bf1 Ne8 20. Re7 Nd6 21. Rc1 Nf5
22. Rec7 Nxd4 23. e3 Bxf1 24. exd4 Bb5 25. Rxf7 Rxf7 26. Nxf7 Nc6 {won’t also
mind if the players can give us the remaining of their game.} 0-1

[Event “?”]
[Site “?”]
[Date “2015.11.10”]
[Round “2”]
[White “Lolomari George”]
[Black “Osanyijobi Ola”]
[Result “0-1”]
[ECO “E67”]
[PlyCount “76”]
[SourceDate “2015.11.17”]1. Nf3 d6 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. O-O Nf6 5. c4 O-O 6. d4 Nbd7 7. Nc3 c6 8. Rb1
h6 9. Qc2 e5 10. dxe5 dxe5 11. b4 Re8 12. Nd2 Nf8 13. Rd1 Ne6 14. e3 Qc7 15. c5
Ng5 16. Nc4 Bg4 17. Rf1 Qd7 18. f3 Bh3 19. Nd6 Re7 20. Rd1 Bxg2 21. Qxg2 Qe6
22. e4 Nh3+ 23. Kh1 h5 24. Nf5 Nf2+ 25. Qxf2 gxf5 26. Rd6 Qc4 27. Nd1 $4 {this
move took white 10minutes to make but there is a tactical oversight by white.}
f4 {black didn’t see the winning tactic} (27… Nxe4 28. fxe4 (28. Qg2 Nxd6 29.
cxd6 Rd7) 28… Qxe4+) 28. gxf4 Nxe4 29. fxe4 Qxe4+ 30. Qg2 Qxb1 31. Bb2 Re6
32. Rd7 Rg6 33. Qf3 e4 34. Qxh5 e3 35. Qf3 Bxb2 36. Qxe3 Bf6 37. Rd3 Kf8 38.
Qh3 Re8 {and its all over….need i say white had 5mins 17secs to black’s
1hour 20mins} 0-1

Watch out for Anwuli Daniel’s games and Ochuko Emuakpeje as the promised to annotate and send soon!

Final Ranking after 9 Rounds

Rk. SNo Name FED Rtg Pts.  TB1
1 28 EMUAKPEJE OCHUKO NGR 2114 8,0 36,5
2 1 KIGIGHA BOMO NGR 2305 7,5 37,0
3 13 ANWULI DANIEL NGR 2182 7,0 37,5
4 40 OBUBELE KOKO NGR 2084 6,5 36,5
5 7 ADU OLADAPO NGR 2238 6,5 33,0
6 26 FAWOLE JOHN OYEYEMI NGR 2126 6,5 31,5
7 9 BALOGUN OLUWAFEMI NGR 2217 6,0 42,0
8 30 FM SIMPLICE DEGONDO CIV 2107 6,0 38,5
9 4 DIEYI ROWLAND NGR 2252 6,0 36,5
10 5 SORUNGBE DEMOLA NGR 2243 6,0 34,0
11 16 BUNMI OLAPE NGR 2169 6,0 32,5
20 AJELE ROTIMI NGR 2163 6,0 32,5
13 39 MARTIN ODUM NGR 2087 6,0 31,0

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