Rizal Ahmad Kamal (Kuala Lumpur) - Hishamullah (Terengganu) [B20]MAKSAK 2008 , 03.08.2008
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Bc4 e6 7.Bb3 b5 8.0–0 Be7 9.Qf3 Qb6 10.Bg5 Nc6!? after the game, Rizal and i can't find any reference regarding this move. Anyway, Rizal reply brilliantly with 11.e5 !
13.Be3 ? to be fair to Rizal, we took quite a long time to find the best reply during our post mortem analysis, so giving 13.Be3 a ? is merely academic. The best reply is actually 13.exf6! Bb7 and here we actually look first at a) 14.Qxf8+ and white only get a rook+ knight ( 2 piece) for his queen, however the drawback is black can stop the check and save the bishop on e7 simultaneously with 14...Bxf8 . NM Kamal Ariffin found a better combination with b) 14.Qxb7!! Qxb7 15. fxe7 where white got 3 pieces ( 2 bishop+ knight) for his queen!
13...dxe5 White have to pay a big prize to save his queen and black clearly have a large advantage to cash the points. ( Hashim Jusoh - Terengganu 1st board player said he has discuss with Rizal that
If 13.Be3 then Bb7, 14.Bd4 Qc6 15. Qb7 Qb7 16.ef6 gf6!+ ) 14.Bxd4 exd4 15.Qf3 dxc3 16.Qxc3 Bb7 17.Rad1 Bc5 18.Qg3 Ne4 19.Qh4 g5 20.Qh6 Bxf2+ 21.Kh1 Qc6 22.Rd3 Bh4 23.Rdf3 Nd2 0–1