[Event "New York NYAC simul"] [Site "?"] [Date "2006.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "Kasparov, Garry"] [Black "Ansel, Andy"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C54"] [Annotator "Hoppe,Frank"] [PlyCount "59"] [SourceDate "2016.10.19"] {I wasn't sure what to expect -- he played both 1.e4 and 1.d4 on all boards.} 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 {I was hoping to play Riga (Open) Ruy Lopez. Was concerned about facing the Scotch.} Nf6 {No Evans for me!} 4. d3 Bc5 5. c3 Bb6 6. O-O h6 7. Bb3 O-O 8. Nbd2 d6 9. Nc4 Be6 10. Re1 Bxc4 11. Bxc4 Na5 12. Bb5 a6 13. Ba4 Ba7 14. d4 b5 15. Bc2 Nc6 16. a4 b4 17. a5 bxc3 18. bxc3 exd4 19. cxd4 Rb8 20. Ra4 {Around here GM Rohde commented to me -- you survived the opening but you have some weak spots.} Nb4 21. Bb1 c5 22. dxc5 dxc5 23. Qe2 Qd7 24. Ra3 Rfe8 25. e5 Nfd5 $6 {We are down top 8 or 9 players and some are completely lost so the pace has picked up. (25... De6 is probably better.)} 26. Bd2 Qg4 { A panic move as I was still thinking when Gary appeared at my board. I was very concerned about the b1-h7 diagonal.} 27. h3 Qe6 (27... Qh5 {was my original plan but I wasn't too happy with this -- at this point I was sure the end was coming quickly.}) 28. Qe4 f6 29. Qh7+ Kf8 30. Bg6 $1 {I missed this move ...} 1-0