two pawns plus a bishop net in two rooks
J Cervenka vs J Schauer, 1993
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 38 moves, 1-0
chessboard magic! it's white's pawns that cannot be stopped!!
G Garcia Gonzales vs Quinteros, 1982
(E97) King's Indian, 51 moves, 1-0
the two pawns defeat white's poor rook
A Yegiazarian vs A Minasian, 2006
(A04) Reti Opening, 41 moves, 0-1
trips on the seventh
Janowski vs Ed Lasker, 1924
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 71 moves, 1/2-1/2
en passant war! THREE ep captures in one game!!
Kudrin vs R Douven, 1989
(B19) Caro-Kann, Classical, 51 moves, 1-0
black advances FOUR pawns to the seventh
F J Lee vs H Shoosmith, 1904
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 61 moves, 0-1
two pawns beat a lone queen
Khalifman vs Ermenkov, 1994
(A43) Old Benoni, 32 moves, 1-0
queenside pawns win this one-one at a time
Ermenkov vs V Kovacevic, 1990
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 39 moves, 0-1
black has 5 pawn army in center.
Nezhmetdinov vs Myagmarsuren, 1965
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 51 moves, 0-1
seven pawns to one!!!!!!! !
Caruana vs A Giri, 2012
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 41 moves, 1-0
white is five pawns ahead!!
K Sivic vs J Behrmann, 2001
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 59 moves, 1-0
two inside passed pawns win this one
A Gomila Pons vs A Belezky, 1998
(C02) French, Advance, 42 moves, 0-1
oops,missed the en passant capture!
A Markov vs P Vinogradov, 1916
(C11) French, 37 moves, 1-0
C Land vs D Datta, 2006
(B50) Sicilian, 57 moves, 1-0
the Machine and thirteen pawns-unlucky to face
Capablanca vs A G Conde, 1919
(C79) Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred, 46 moves, 1-0
Karpov's pawn army marches through
Karpov vs C Hansen, 1992
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 43 moves, 1-0
pawn triplets create open files
Timman vs J Smeets, 2006
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 22 moves, 1-0
pawns march to Pretoria-or at least the eighth rank
Wojtkiewicz vs D Filipovich, 2001
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 35 moves, 1-0
see a pin-pick it up-all the day you'll have good luck
Morozevich vs A Volokitin, 2006
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 85 moves, 1-0
two center pawns prove STRONGER than a rook
S Smagin vs Salov, 1984
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 31 moves, 1-0
b-pawn plays the part of the wanderer
Speelman vs Miles, 1975
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 37 moves, 1-0
black's pawn goes down the stairs to force draw.
Marshall vs Alekhine, 1924
(D43) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 32 moves, 1/2-1/2
lone pawn at f2-a real menace for the TALL-MAN
B Tallman vs Gordon, 1986
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 16 moves, 0-1
a2-a8 in five moves!
V Milov vs O Renet, 2002
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 39 moves, 1-0
pawn on d2=a rusty nail in white's knee
Wojtkiewicz vs Yermolinsky, 2000
(A56) Benoni Defense, 23 moves, 0-1
with all the exchanges on the king-side,the sole b pawn wins it
Yang Shen vs E Karavade, 2006
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 33 moves, 1-0
promoting pawn unstoppable,due to bright queen sac!
Y Rusakov vs Verlinsky, 1947
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 10 moves, 0-1
three rook pawns=worthless!
Petrosian vs Spassky, 1969
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2
March of the pawn-guins
Reti vs P Romanovsky, 1925
(A15) English, 47 moves, 1-0
a quiet pawn move ends hectic king hunt
W Watson vs J Littlewood, 1991
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0
forced endgame breakthrough
Wade vs Korchnoi, 1960
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 38 moves, 1-0
Q + SEVEN pawns vs R R B=easy win for the former
S Erenburg vs D Fridman, 2005
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 42 moves, 1-0
black pawn handcuffs white rook to a1-for 27 moves!
T Nyback vs D Howell, 2007
(A15) English, 50 moves, 0-1
Keres claimed this as his finest.
Fine vs Keres, 1938
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 57 moves, 0-1
from e4 to h7 in three captures!
A Fominyh vs Z Rahman, 2004
(E63) King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation, 42 moves, 1-0
pawn chain:Wall of China or wall of china
J Van Oosterom vs G Timmerman, 1996
(E98) King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1, 64 moves, 0-1
two pawns ahead-both rook pawns-DRAT!!
J Kraai vs Seirawan, 2002
(A15) English, 53 moves, 1/2-1/2
four pawns ahead! what a slaughter!
E Lin vs N Antonova, 2006
(B56) Sicilian, 62 moves, 0-1
Black "Marshall" his pawns -l,he doesn't need elbowed off rook
J Esser vs Marshall, 1911
(C15) French, Winawer, 37 moves, 0-1
many advanced pawns prevent the hunt for a single one.
S Zagrebelny vs N McDonald, 2000
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 54 moves, 0-1
Spassky gets schooled in the sport of pawn hockey
Spassky vs Petrosian, 1966
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 43 moves, 0-1
three black pawns cost white rook and queen
B Colias vs E Friedman, 1985
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 47 moves, 0-1
the pawns come marching-helped by a skewering bishop
M Trosman vs Salov, 1978
(B33) Sicilian, 37 moves, 0-1
final pawn threats are that of an atom bomb.
D Bubalovic vs V Malakhov, 1996
(B35) Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4, 42 moves, 0-1
a pawn push turns black's game into a house of cards
Tiviakov vs V Arbakov, 1989
(B67) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7, 64 moves, 1-0
R+N,perfect ushers for a passed pawn
Ulf Andersson vs B E Horberg, 1969
(B15) Caro-Kann, 28 moves, 1-0
pawns:as show,support,and on their own
V Mladenovic vs A Brkic, 2001
(A48) King's Indian, 44 moves, 0-1
four connected passed pawns is a real Dutch treat
Van Wely vs Carlsen, 2007
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 60 moves, 1-0
a Roach in the penthouse
W Roach vs A D Penman, 1992
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 36 moves, 1-0
after the kingside is cleared,only 2.5 white pawns remain
Clapham vs S Pride, 1987
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 35 moves, 1-0
two unmoved q-side pawns win this one
A Casellato vs S Alma, 1969
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 39 moves, 1-0
pawns-three files apart-defend each other
Kramnik vs Topalov, 2006
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 45 moves, 1-0
a pawn starts it...and a pawn ends it
K Burger vs P Keglevic, 1977
(E00) Queen's Pawn Game, 32 moves, 1-0
pawn aided strongly by sacrificial rook...
R Bertholee vs Judit Polgar, 1990
(A35) English, Symmetrical, 43 moves, 0-1
ignore capture of queen to mate with a pawn!
Schmid vs K Gumprich, 1950
(C75) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 30 moves, 1-0
Maroczy can bind like five pounds of cheese
Maroczy vs H Suechting, 1905
(D61) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack, 48 moves, 1-0
Adrian's wall is two pawns....and they tumble on black's Q
Mikhalchishin vs Pavasovic, 1999
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 30 moves, 1-0
black's pawn array cost white two rooks,but white's solo wins
A Nickel vs J Van Oosterom, 2005
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 45 moves, 1-0
black's 3 pawns win! white's are blocked by single one!!
G Timmerman vs M Umansky, 2005
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 42 moves, 0-1
queen is sacrificed-so pawn can mate.
G Burgess vs W Watson, 1989
(E98) King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1, 39 moves, 0-1
two connectors are enough for a lethal attack-ALONE
Sax vs Larsen, 1972
(C00) French Defense, 40 moves, 0-1
pawn gobbled up pieces like dog biscuits.
B Warnock vs C Hertan, 1988
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 52 moves, 0-1
three ushered pawns can buffalo a knight
A Planinc vs Tarjan, 1974
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 39 moves, 0-1
white has a P on the 7th-black has THREE
McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834
(B32) Sicilian, 37 moves, 0-1
Morphy puts trips on the 7th
Morphy vs S Boden, 1858
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 38 moves, 1-0
Anand's pawn decides this one!!
Kramnik vs Anand, 2008
(D49) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran, 35 moves, 0-1
Fischer masses five pawns vs Spassky's rook
Spassky vs Fischer, 1972
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 74 moves, 0-1
piece goes down as pawns goes up...
S M Shyam vs D Sengupta, 2008
(C10) French, 55 moves, 0-1
Pillsbury uses three passed pawns as a battering ram
G Marco vs Pillsbury, 1896
(C42) Petrov Defense, 50 moves, 0-1
mean passed pawns decide this queen vs rook game
Dreev vs Shirov, 1996
(E76) King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack, 56 moves, 1-0
two pawns force back king-one helps in the mate
Lipschutz vs Gossip, 1889
(C28) Vienna Game, 72 moves, 0-1
the underdog pawn at a2 would win...in a variation
Fischer vs Spassky, 1992
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 44 moves, 1-0
breakaway! The c-pawn cannot be stopped!
M Ortueta vs J Sanz, 1933
(C00) French Defense, 35 moves, 0-1
the three amigos
L Dominguez vs Radjabov, 2004
(B30) Sicilian, 45 moves, 1-0
the pawns are mightier than the sword
Goldin vs Geller, 1989
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 32 moves, 1-0
two queenside pawns win this 4 white
N Starr vs J Trottier, 2001
(B01) Scandinavian, 38 moves, 1-0
a weird one:knight and cadry of pawns beat Q
F Apaydin vs D Rombaldoni, 2008
(B10) Caro-Kann, 91 moves, 0-1
white's trio of three paws leads to win
Kramnik vs Kasparov, 1994
(E93) King's Indian, Petrosian System, 41 moves, 1-0
coy pawn advance sets up a leter mate in two!
J Schulten vs E Rousseau, 1841
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 33 moves, 0-1
Torre's triplets triumph!
Carlos Torre vs M A Schapiro, 1924
(D43) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 31 moves, 1-0
black pawn chains wipe out white
Yudasin vs D Monokroussos, 2002
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 56 moves, 0-1
connectors on q side-decide it
Lilienthal vs Ragozin, 1935
(E24) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 47 moves, 0-1
four pawns harass black like beetles (or beatles)
A Timofeev vs D Khismatullin, 2009
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 62 moves, 1-0
double pawns-different results.
O W Hartvig vs V Havik, 2010
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 6.d4, 50 moves, 0-1
black engaged in "whichcraft" which pawn will beat him.
Larsen vs Laursen, 1950
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 52 moves, 1-0
three pawns have the power of freight trains.
Geller vs Averbakh, 1954
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 46 moves, 0-1
bishop sac sets up commectors vs rook
A Alexikov vs A Bets, 2001
(B19) Caro-Kann, Classical, 58 moves, 1-0
A blocked,doubled pawn comes to life!
Van der Sterren vs P Gelpke, 1985
(E00) Queen's Pawn Game, 39 moves, 1-0
after white's 59th,NINE passed pawns!
Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1941
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 60 moves, 0-1
a race and white winz
Tal vs Lisitsin, 1956
(B71) Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation, 54 moves, 1-0
Fischer's king side pawns are irrestable
Saidy vs Fischer, 1965
(E45) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation, 38 moves, 0-1
white's pawn gobbles up the game.
J A Rubinetti vs S Imbert, 2001
(B20) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0
doubled pawns vs connected pawns
Korchnoi vs Tal, 1962
(A62) Benoni, Fianchetto Variation, 54 moves, 1-0
doughboy wins pawn pushin' war.
Pillsbury vs Gunsberg, 1895
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 40 moves, 1-0
three on one-one wins!!
Scorpio vs Junior, 2007
(B66) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6, 89 moves, 1-0
encore! one pawn defeats three!
S Macgilchrist vs G Solomon, 2006
(B07) Pirc, 51 moves, 1-0
queen sac-queen fork sets up an array of pawns.
F Borges vs A Sandrin, 1954
(B50) Sicilian, 58 moves, 0-1
triples trap king and allow bishop to mate.
Nakamura vs McShane, 2009
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 55 moves, 0-1
queen sac allows h-pawn breakaway
Mikhalchishin vs Shirov, 1988
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 25 moves, 1-0
the connectors ace this one.
A Spiller vs J Acers, 1968
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 27 moves, 0-1
entourage of pawns swamp knight.
G Marco vs Maroczy, 1899
(C01) French, Exchange, 78 moves, 0-1
pawns decide it for black! big!
Kotronias vs Bologan, 2007
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 55 moves, 0-1
the PAWN PYRAMID POWER PLAY
A Pokorny vs K Kullberg, 1930
(E76) King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack, 34 moves, 1-0
2 connectors dominate this one.
E Tranmer vs M Karff, 1950
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 54 moves, 1-0
little pawn is the final nail!
J Wyss vs B Bellahcene, 2012
(B32) Sicilian, 26 moves, 0-1
eight pawns win this one!
T Todorov vs A Kovacevic, 1998
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 19 moves, 1-0
give up a queen to enable a fatal pawn fork!
Igor Ivanov vs J Bonin, 1983
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 24 moves, 1-0
pawn entourage makes up for two pieces...and more!
E Formanek vs A Lein, 1977
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 51 moves, 0-1
muzio marathon-black's pawns win it all!
Anderssen vs G Neumann, 1866
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 81 moves, 0-1