Thursday April 9, 2020

Chess with Sam Collins

Gavin Wall vs Alex Lopez, Irish Championship 2018

2nd September, 2018

Irish Championship 2018

Alex Lopez dominated this year’s Irish Championship, scoring an emphatic 8/9 against the strongest field in recent memory. Most of his wins (including one against me!) were earned in long games, but he can attack sharply when the opportunity presents itself, as demonstrated by this game.

1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.f3

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