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Early Knockouts
Compiled by Grampmaster
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King Gambit Winner

J O H Taylor vs NN, 1874 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 13 moves, 1-0

Queen sac and the mate is forced
J Schulten vs Horwitz, 1846 
(C26) Vienna, 17 moves, 0-1

Castling wins the hanging rook
O Feuer vs O'Kelly, 1934 
(C73) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 13 moves, 1-0

Black has blind spot
J Henningsen vs R Borik, 1979 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 7 moves, 1-0

White offers poisoned pawn for winning attack
Palatnik vs Geller, 1980 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 15 moves, 1-0

Black blunders
R Schwarz vs Labau, 1948 
(C15) French, Winawer, 11 moves, 1-0

White's fork loses
F Riemann vs Anderssen, 1876 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 16 moves, 0-1

Black sacs the queen and wins
K V Shantharam vs K Murugan, 1994 
(A08) King's Indian Attack, 18 moves, 0-1

Leaving Queen hanging leads to quick mate
W Pollock vs E Hall, 1890 
(C46) Three Knights, 12 moves, 1-0

Blunderfest
Rubinstein vs NN, 1902 
(000) Chess variants, 18 moves, 1-0

Exposed King---quick loss
Benko vs Sawyer, 1964 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Euwe masters the Dutch
Euwe vs Cortlever, 1940 
(A90) Dutch, 11 moves, 1-0

White ignores the attack on his Knight and counters
Carlsen vs N Ibraev, 2004 
(E38) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5, 17 moves, 1-0

Sammy blunders
Reshevsky vs E D Duncan, 1921 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 0-1

Black too passive
Alekhine vs De Cassio, 1944 
(C25) Vienna, 10 moves, 1-0

White scores on the f7
B Rositsan vs A Hervais, 1998 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 20 moves, 1-0

Early exposure of King hunt wins
G Laco vs M Lanzani, 1992 
(A10) English, 21 moves, 1-0

Black uses forcing combo after dividing white defense
Harris vs Weeramantry, 1972 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

A Hansen vs S Jensen, 1945 
(E23) Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann, 9 moves, 0-1

Black king stuck in the center!
C J Corte vs Jacobo Bolbochan, 1946 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 18 moves, 1-0

White repositions the black queen to smother the king
Morphy vs T J Bryan, 1859 
(000) Chess variants, 23 moves, 1-0

Black collapses with congestion.
Y Rusakov vs B Kalinkin, 1963 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Bad King's Gambit
Iverhov vs Ilianako, 1957 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 8 moves, 0-1

Alekhine combo snares Black
Alekhine vs Hoelscher, 1933 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

Larsen messes up his defense
Bisguier vs Larsen, 1965 
(B06) Robatsch, 19 moves, 1-0

Back rank allows nice combo
O Bernstein vs Metger, 1907 
(A22) English, 22 moves, 1-0

Tal sacs after Black blunder
Tal vs Tringov, 1958 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

Greco mating pattern
Morant vs A de Feuquieres, 1680 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 10 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening mating attack
Antoshin vs B Rabar, 1964 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

Poor development leads to suffocation
A Saalbach vs H Pollmaecher, 1861 
(B40) Sicilian, 13 moves, 1-0

Black pays for poor development
Bastrikov vs L Shamkovich, 1958 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 10 moves, 1-0

White's attack gets trapped
P Charbonneau vs H A Hussein Al-Ali, 2008 
(C10) French, 13 moves, 0-1

Uncastled King loses
G Minchev vs D Miraschiev, 1986 
(C46) Three Knights, 11 moves, 1-0

Keene sets a winning attack
H High vs Keene, 1964 
(A48) King's Indian, 18 moves, 0-1

Black exploits the weak back rank
D Riley vs F Parr, 1949 
(E61) King's Indian, 20 moves, 0-1

Black's uncastled King soon has problems
T Ernst vs C Gruvaeus, 2000 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 13 moves, 1-0

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