As A. Nimzowitsch once noted, the center should indeed always be treated as the Balkans of the chess board…

Rogers v Amodio, 7.31.2013

1. g3 Nf6 2. Bg2 g6 3. d4 d5 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. O-O O-O 6. Nc3 e6 7. Re1 Nc6 8.
Bg5 Re8 9. Ne5 h6 10. Nxc6 {(Ne5xc6) +0.32/1} bxc6 {(b7xc6 Bg5-d2 Bc8-a6
Bd2-f4 Ra8-b8 b2-b3) -0.09/10} 11. Bd2 Bb7 12. e4 Nd7 13. e5 a6 14. h4 c5
15. Be3 Kh7 16. dxc5 Bxe5 17. Qd2 Bg7 18. Re2 c6 19. Rae1 e5 20. Na4 d4 21.
Bxd4 {(Be3xd4) +0.68/1} exd4 22. Rxe8 {(Re2xe8) +0.89/1} Qxe8 {(Qd8xe8)
-0.93/1} 23. Rxe8 {(Re1xe8) +0.97/1} Rxe8 {(Ra8xe8) -1.01/1} 24. c3 Bf6 25.
cxd4 Rd8 26. Qf4 g5 27. hxg5 Bxg5 28. Be4+ Kg7 29. Qf5 Nf8 30. f4 Rxd4 31.
fxg5 {(f4xg5) +3.81/1} Rxa4 32. Qe5+ Kg8 {(Kg7-g8) -4.89/1} 33. gxh6 Nd7
34. Qg7# 1-0

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