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Budapest TCh 2012-13 Semi-Final RAC-HORT:Bolyai,I

Board 5
Bolyai,I is on the RAC team for the Monday League but plays for another team in Division 1 play. He comes through regularly with win after win.

‘Actually, he(Bolyai), altogether with András Szili and with me(Nadasi), are from the same club, from the Sárkány Diáksport Egyesület. Bólyai plays for Sárkány III in the 2nd Div, but András Szili and me are playing in the 1st Div.’

Back row: Bolyai,I is on the right

Back row:Szili,András(left) playing Nádassy,Attila 

Al Rahaam,Mohamaad (2115) – Bolyai,I (2012) 
Scotch exd4 4.Nxd4 Qh4 5.Nc3 Bb4 6.Qd3 [C45]
RAC-HORT (8.5), 18.03.2013

Position 1
Black is winning but find the big finish.

Black to Play


Pere Noel Montreal 2012 Rd1

Here is GM Sambuev’s rd1 game.

GM Bator Sambuev
Position 1
Black is able to grind out the win starting with a better structure and slightly more active pieces.
Black to Play

Frau Bundesliga 2012-13

Here is a recent game(TWIC 945) featuring Rudolf,Anna(HUN) from the Women’s Bundesliga.

‘Anna Rudolf (born November 12, 1987 in Miskolc, Hungary) is a Hungarian chess player. In 2008, 2010 and 2011 she won the Hungarian Women Chess Championship..(more).- Wikipedia Anna_Rudolf

Moser,E (2443) – Rudolf,An (2294)
Scotch 4…Bc5[C45]
Frau Bundesliga Div1 2012–13 Germany GER (4.4), 02.12.2012

Position 1
White has strong pressure in a RRB-RRB ending. What is the best way to continue?

White to Play