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Re: Siesta correspondence game by Richard Callaghan
Reply #1 - 06/18/16 at 04:24:08
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[Event "W-ch M GT07 corr"]
[Site "ICCF corr"]
[Date "1969.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Rattmann, Kurt"]
[Black "Callaghan, Richard S Jr"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C74"]
[PlyCount "42"]
[EventDate "1969.??.??"]
[EventType "tourn (corr)"]
[EventRounds "14"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 d6 5. c3 f5 6. exf5 Bxf5 7. d4 e4 8. Ng5
Be7 9. O-O d5 10. c4 h6 11. cxd5 hxg5 12. dxc6 b5 13. Bb3 Qd6 14. g3 Nf6 15. f3
Rh3 16. Qe1 O-O-O 17. Bxg5 Rdh8 18. Bf4 Qxd4+ 19. Be3 Qxb2 20. Nd2 Rxh2 21. Qc1
exf3 0-1

  
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Siesta correspondence game by Richard Callaghan
06/18/16 at 01:48:34
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I'm trying to find a correspondence game by a past friend of mine, IM Richard Callaghan where he played the Siesta variation as Black.  I'm positive this was available when I had ChessBaseLight2009 but that is now defunct, and when I look at the current online incarnation of ChessBase, I cannot find it.

If it helps, I believe that the game began 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 d6 5.c3 f5 6.exf5 Bxf5 7.d4 e4 8.Ng5 Be7!? (Tim Taylor is wrong in his "Slay the Spanish" book -- this move seems perfectly playable.  He only gives 9.O-O Bxg5? when 9...b5! seems satisfactory)

Thanks in advance to anybody that has access to other resources than I do
  
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