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1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. Ngf3 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Nf6 6. exd5 Nxd5 7. N2f3 Bb4+ 8. Bd2 O-O 9. Bc4 Bc5 10. Nb3 Be7 11. O-O Nc6 12. Qe2 Qc7 13. Bxd5 exd5 14. Nfd4 Nxd4 15. Nxd4 Bf6 16. Be3 Re8 17. Qd2 Bg4 18. Rfe1 Bh5 19. c3 Qd7 20. Nc2 Qf5 21. Nb4 Red8 22. Bd4 Bg5 23. Qd3 Qg6 24. Qg3 Bf6 25. Bxf6 Qxf6 26. Re5 Bg6 27. Nxd5 Qa6 28. Nc7 Qxa2 29. Ree1 Qxb2 30. Nxa8 Rxa8 31. Rxa7 Rf8 32. Qd6 Rc8 33. Qd7 Rf8 34. Ra8 Black resigns.

Harmon-Vellotti-Chiang, U.S. Junior Championship, St. Louis, June 2013

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 O-O 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. Qxc3 d5 7. Bg5 dxc4 8. Qxc4 b6 9. Nf3 Ba6 10. Qa4 c5 11. dxc5 bxc5 12. g3 Qb6 13. Bxf6 gxf6 14. Bg2 Nc6 15. O-O Bxe2 16. Qg4+ Kh8 17. Rfe1 Bd3 18. Qf4 Kg7 19. h4 Rad8 20. g4 Nd4 21. g5 Nxf3+ 22. Bxf3 Qxb2 23. Rac1 c4 24. Kh1 f5 25. Qg3 Qd4 26. h5 Rb8 27. Rg1 Rb2 28. Rg2 f4 29. Qh4 c3 30. g6 hxg6 31. hxg6 Bxg6 32. Rh2 f5 33. Rg1 Kf7 34. Rxg6 Rb1+ 35. Kg2 Kxg6 36. Bh5+ Kh6 37. Be8+ Kg7 38. Qg5 mate.

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