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The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

Chess Scotland

The home of Chess in Scotland

World Braille Team Championship 2013

Fourteen teams took part in the World Braille Team Championship, in Zaragoza Spain, from June 11-22....reports IBCA general secretary Stephen Hilton.

I played on second board for the UK Braille team. and it is the first time I achieved 50% against titled players in a tournament.

Here is my game against Sergey Wassin of the Ukraine. He is one of the highest rated totally blind players in the World. Play over game.

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. bxa6 g6 6. Nc3 Bxa6 7. g3 d6 8. Bg2 Bg7 9. Nf3 Nbd7 10. Rb1 Qa5 11. O-O O-O 12. Bd2 Rfb8 13. b3 Ng4 14. Qc2 c4 15. h3 cxb3 16. axb3 Nge5 17. Nxe5 Bxe5 18. b4 Qc7 19. Rfc1 Nb6 20. b5 Bb7 21. Qd3 Ra3 22. Ne4 Qxc1+ 23. Rxc1 Rxd3 24. exd3 Nxd5 25. Ng5 Bd4 26. Nf3 Bb6 27. Nh2 Ra8 28. Nf1 Ra3 29. Bxd5 Bxd5 30. Rc3 Ra1 31. Rc8+ Kg7 32. Bc3+ 1-0.

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Posted on: 27-06-2013
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