Round 2 at the Paris Chess Grand Prix witness just one decisive game: Laurent Fressinet – Alexander Grischuk 1-0. The game cruising along fine with Grischuk even going into the endgame with a very slight advantage. However, Fressinet defended well and Grischuk’s time-trouble tipped the balance. Replay the game with the Houdini-powered Chess King.


Fressinet, Laurent (FRA) – Grischuk, Alexander (RUS)

Result: 1-0
Site: Paris
Date: 2013.09.23
[…] 1.d4 ♘f6 2.c4 e6 3.♘f3 b6 4.♗f4 ♗b4+ 5.♘fd2 ♗b7 6.a3 ♗e7 7.♘c3 ♘h5 8.♗g3 d6 9.e3 g6 10.d5 ♘d7 11.♕c2 ♘xg3 12.hxg3 ♗f6 13.O-O-O ♕e7 14.♗e2 O-O-O 15.♘b3 ♗xc3 16.♕xc3 ♕f6 17.♕xf6 ♘xf6 18.♗f3 exd5 19.cxd5 h5 20.♖d4 ♖de8 21.♘d2 ♘g4 22.♗xg4+ hxg4 23.♖g1 ♖h5 24.e4 f5 25.f3 fxe4 26.fxe4 ♗a6 27.♘b1 ♖f8 28.♘c3 ♖h7 29.b4 ♔d8 30.b5 ♗b7 31.♔d2 a6 32.♔e3 ♔d7 33.♖c1 ♖h2 34.♖d2 ♖h7 35.♖dc2 ♔d8 36.a4 g5 37.♖a1 ♖e7 38.♔d4 ♗c8 39.a5 bxa5 40.bxa6 ♗xa6 41.♖xa5 ♗c8
41…♗b7 42.♖b2 ♗c8 43.♖a8 ♔d7 44.♖c2 ♖fe8 45.♖aa2 ♔d8 46.♖f2 ♖h7 47.♖f6 ♖h2 48.♖g6 ♖e5 49.♖g8+ ♔d7 50.♖g7+ ♔d8 (0:00:02) 41.Rxa5
42.♖a8 ♖fe8
42…♖f1 43.♘b5 ♖d1+ 44.♔e3 ♖e1+ 45.♔d3 ♖d1+ 46.♖d2 ♖xd2+ 47.♔xd2 ♖xe4 48.♘a7 ♔d7 49.♖xc8 ♖d4+ 50.♔e3
50.♔c2 ♖xd5 51.♖g8 ♖c5+ 52.♔b2 ♔e6 53.♖g6+ ♔d7 54.♔b3 ♔e7 55.♖g7+ ♔e6 (0:00:02) 42.Ra8
50…♖xd5 51.♖g8 ♖e5+ 52.♔d4 ♖c5 53.♖g7+ ♔e6 54.♔d3 (0:00:02) 41.Rxa5
42…♖e5 43.♘b5 c5+ 44.♖xc5 ♖xe4+ 45.♔xe4 dxc5 46.♔e5 ♔e7 47.♘d6 ♗d7 48.♖xf8 ♔xf8 49.♘e4 c4 50.♔d4 ♗f5 51.♘c5 ♗g6 52.♔xc4 ♗e8 53.♘e4 ♔e7 54.♔c5 ♗g6 55.♘xg5 ♔f6 56.♘e6 ♔e5 57.♘f4 (0:00:06) 42.Ra8
43.♔d3 ♖e5
43…♖f8 44.♘b5 ♖ef7 45.♔d4 c5+ 46.dxc6 ♔e7 47.♖a7+ ♔d8 48.♖xf7 ♖xf7 49.♘xd6 ♖f6 50.e5 ♖f1 51.c7+ ♔d7 52.♔e4 ♖e1+ 53.♔d5 ♖d1+ 54.♔e4 ♖f1 55.♘xc8 ♔xc8 56.e6 ♖f8 57.e7 ♖e8 (0:00:08) 42…Rfe8
44.♘b5
44…♖xe4 45.♖xc8+ ♔xc8 46.♘xd6+ ♔b8 47.♘xe4 ♖f8 48.♔d4 ♖f1 49.♘xg5 ♖d1+ 50.♔e5 ♖e1+ 51.♔f4 ♖d1 52.♘e6 ♖xd5 53.♖xc7 ♖d8 54.♖e7 ♖g8 55.♔f5 ♔c8 56.♖a7 ♖e8 57.♖a8+ ♔d7 58.♘f8+ ♔e7 59.♘g6+ ♔d7 60.♘e5+ ♔e7 61.♖xe8+ ♔xe8 62.♔xg4 (0:00:20) 44.Nb5
44…♔e7 45.♖xc7+ ♗d7 46.♖xe8+ ♔xe8 47.♘xd6+ ♔d8 48.♖a7 ♖e7 49.♔d4 ♗e6 50.♘b7+ ♔c8 51.dxe6 ♖xe6 52.e5 ♔b8 53.♘d8 ♖b6 54.♖g7 ♔c8 55.♘f7 ♔d7 56.♘xg5+ ♔d8 57.♘f7+ ♔d7 58.♘d6+ ♔c6 59.♖xg4 ♖b2 60.♘e4 ♖e2 61.e6 ♖xg2 62.♖g7 (0:00:28) 44.Nb5