Hebden-Lalić, Bunratty blitz final 2014

It isn’t often that we have access to full blitz games, but the final of this year’s Bunratty Blitz tournament is an exception: Damien Cunningham at Ballynafeigh Chess put togther an excellent video, from which it’s possible to reconstruct the entire game:

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Bunratty Blitz 2014 (final)

1. d4 e6 2. Nf3 c5 3. c3 Nf6 4. Bg5 h6 5. Bxf6 Qxf6 6. e4 cxd4 7. cxd4 Bb4+ 8. Nc3 O-O 9. Rc1 Nc6 10. e5 Qe7 11. Bd3 d6 12. O-O dxe5 13. dxe5 Rd8 14. Qe2 Bd7 15. Qe4 g6 16. h4 Be8 17. h5 Bxc3 18. Rxc3 Rd5 19. hxg6 fxg6 20. Qf4 Qf8 21. Qxf8+ Kxf8 22. Bc4 Rc5 23. Bxe6 Rxc3 24. bxc3 Rd8 25. c4 b6 26. Bd5 Nb4 27. Nd4 Ke7 28. Rd1 b5 (diagram)

29. Ne6 Rc8 30. Rb1 Nxa2 31. Ra1 Nb4 32. Rxa7+ Bd7 33. Nf4 g5 34. Ng6+ Ke8 35. e6 Bc6 36. Rh7 Kd8 37. Rh8+ Kc7 38. Rxc8+ Kxc8 39. Ne7+ Kc7 40. Nxc6 Nxc6 41. Bxc6 Kxc6 42. cxb5+ 1-0

[Click to replay the game.]

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