Our Australian Junior Training Squad has started a match against the Mildura Chess Club. We choose a move each Saturday during the session and Mildura Chess Club chooses a move each Friday night at their club. See the game in progress, feel free to make comments or suggestions as the game progresses.

If you want to see what else we’re doing – check out our page: Preparation for Australian Junior Chess Championships

Game 1:
[White “Mildura Chess Club”]
[Black “Aus Junior Squad”]
1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6.d4 b5 7.Bb3 d5 8.dxe5 Be6 9. Nd4 Nxd4 10. Qxd4 Bc5

[fen caption=”White (Mildura) to move”]r2qk2r/2p2ppp/p3b3/1pbpP3/3Qn3/1B6/PPP2PPP/RNB2RK1 w kq – 0 6[/fen]

Game 2:
[White “Aus Junior Squad”]
[Black “Mildura Chess Club”]
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. Qd2 0-0 8. f3 Nc6 9.O-O-O e5 10.Nxc6 bxc6 11. Qxd6

[fen caption=”Black (Mildura) to move”]r1bq1rk1/p4pbp/2pQ1np1/4p3/4P3/2N1BP2/PPP3PP/2KR1B1R b KQkq – 0 6[/fen]

6 Responses to “Challenge Match v. Mildura Chess Club”

  1. August 18, 2011 at 2:47 pm, Carl said:

    The Open Variation of the Spanish and the Sicilian Dragon are 2 of the most exciting openings. Both were played in matches for the World championship between Karpov and Korchnoi.


  2. August 22, 2011 at 8:30 pm, Max Chew Lee said:

    game 1 ,…..b5 for squad

    game 2 ,f3 or Qd2 followed by castle queen side and f4.


  3. August 22, 2011 at 8:46 pm, Alanna Chew Lee said:

    game 1…..b5
    game 2.Bc4 followed by castle king side


  4. August 23, 2011 at 7:46 pm, Lochie Martin said:

    Game 1 b5 Game 2 Bc4


  5. August 25, 2011 at 5:11 pm, Brandon Donaldson said:

    Game #1. Bc4
    Game #2. for Black: Kingside Castle
    for White: Nb3, followed by Queenside Castle OR
    : F4 followed by Be2 & Kingside Castle


  6. September 04, 2011 at 10:49 pm, Magician from riga said:

    Game 2: Why is everyone saying Bc4? Why not just 0-0-0, g4, h4 and Bh6?