Originally posted by Willzzzdefinitely agree 8. Qc2 was horrible :/
OK, well it's an odd choice of defence by black.
As the link says 3. cxd5 is the most common move by white and is pretty strong, e3 isn't terrible mind.
8. Qc2 was rather careless, losing the second pawn. Nc3 would have been much better as it protects the queen giving the threat of dxc6 and also attac ...[text shortened]... e a discovered check to charge straight into the middle of the enemy camp with total impunity.
Originally posted by greenpawn34Right GP34... Surprisingly for as long I've been here this is the first time I've wanted to talk about a game of mine. Now I know how to post the PGN.
Honestly guys you will get good feedback and ideas if you post the
game drop in diagrams with your analysis.
It makes more enjoyable for everyone.
I might add my 2p worth later but as it's Edinburgh Festival me and
Mrs Greenpawn are going out at midnight to catch some comedy.
[Site "http://www.redhotpawn.c 7 25. Ne5c4 Bf8d6 26. Bf4xd6 Kc7d8
27. Bd6xc5 Kd8c7 28. Bc5b6[/pgn]
Originally posted by sonhouseOne thing that is making me think is my rush to reduce when I have a lead. 15. ...Rd1 was probably not as good as unlocking my Bishop with a pawn move.
I guess that depends on just what you absorb