(1) Ralphs,N (2001) - Thomas,R (1734) [A90]
WCU KO.Cup, 15.05.2004

Open Plate Barry v Pontypridd

1.c4 f5 2.g3 Nf6 3.Bg2 e6 4.d4 d5 5.Nf3 Bb4+?! 6.Bd2 Bxd2+?
Black now gets a bad version of a Stonewall Dutch. Since a key idea for White in that line is to exchange Black's dark squared Bishop, and here, Black has been doing all the work to do just that. To White's advantage!

[ ‹7.Qxd2?! ]

7...0-0 8.0-0 Nc6 9.e3 Ne4 10.Nxe4 fxe4 11.Nd2 Qg5 12.h4 Qh6 13.cxd5
[ 13.Qb3!? ]

13...exd5 14.Qb3 Qe6 15.Rac1 Rb8 16.f3 exf3 17.Rxf3 Rxf3 18.Bxf3 Na5 19.Qxd5 c6?
this leaves the Knight on a5 without a home.

20.Qxe6+ Bxe6 21.b4 Bxa2 22.bxa5 Rc8 23.Kf2 Rf8 24.Ke2 Be6 25.Kd3 1-0