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Craigokat's favorite games
Compiled by Craigokat
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good stuff

early Rb1,b4 then d4!?
Smyslov vs D Levy, 1970 
(A25) English, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Exchange, Alapin Gambit
Piotrowski vs J Sokolow, 1971 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 24 moves, 0-1

Dutch Leningrad
I Farago vs P Poutiainen, 1975  
(A89) Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6, 21 moves, 0-1

Benoni, Taimanov
D Gurevich vs Shaked, 1990 
(A67) Benoni, Taimanov Variation, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Sozin
F Trabattoni vs B Toth, 1976 
(B89) Sicilian, 33 moves, 1-0

Dragon 9.0-0-0 d5
Ehlvest vs Nakamura, 2007
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 48 moves, 1/2-1/2

Dragon, 9.0-0-0 Bd7
Stripunsky vs Nakamura, 2007 
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 28 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
Spassky vs Short, 2001 
(E31) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, Main line, 62 moves, 1-0

K&2 Kts vs. K&pawn
M Dziuba vs M Sorokin, 2005 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 81 moves, 0-1

Albin C.G.
W Golz vs A Hennings, 1963
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 45 moves, 1-0

Reverse Slav Strategy
J Simpson vs Caruana, 2007
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 37 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit, Dlugy var.
Dlugy vs Alburt, 1991 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 47 moves, 1-0

KID< Saemisch, Byrne
Dlugy vs Lombardy, 1987 
(E80) King's Indian, Samisch Variation, 39 moves, 1/2-1/2

French 2 Kts
Lisitsin vs Ragozin, 1934 
(C00) French Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

London system
Kamsky vs Tiviakov, 2007 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 38 moves, 1-0

Muzio
Blackburne vs Anderssen, 1862  
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

Dragondorf
T Hirneise vs E Agrest, 2007 
(B75) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 29 moves, 0-1

Slav 3. Nc3
B Avrukh vs Bu Xiangzhi, 2007 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 34 moves, 1-0

QGD Bf4
Eljanov vs Short, 2007 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 39 moves, 0-1

Yusupov system
R Bellin vs C Briscoe, 2007
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 26 moves, 1-0

Pirc def.
Carlsen vs Radjabov, 2007 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

Scotch, 4....Qh4
Z Vukovic vs Mozetic, 1991 
(C45) Scotch Game, 22 moves, 1-0

Modern Benoni
Kasparov vs Rachels, 1988 
(A56) Benoni Defense, 42 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Anti-G.P. attack
N D Fleming vs Rohde, 2005
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Anti-G.P. attack
N Mitkov vs Rohde, 2003
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 26 moves, 1-0

Spanish , Bird
M Panarin vs Tseshkovsky, 2003
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 33 moves, 0-1

Schlieman
R Ovetchkin vs V Zvjaginsev, 2007 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 35 moves, 0-1

Albin, C. G.
A Sidorov vs S Zablotsky, 2007
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

Schlieman
A Shomoev vs V Zvjaginsev, 2007
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 20 moves, 1/2-1/2

2 Kts
V Popov vs G Kiselev, 2007 
(C59) Two Knights, 27 moves, 0-1

QGD , Ragozin
Grischuk vs Morozevich, 2007 
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 41 moves, 1-0

London System
G Welling vs P K Wells, 2007
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 40 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld , 3 Kts , Petrosian sys.
Keene vs Martinovsky, 1985  
(D91) Grunfeld, 5.Bg5, 29 moves, 1-0

Old Indian
O Bernstein vs Najdorf, 1954 
(A55) Old Indian, Main line, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Bird
M Palac vs T Kett, 2007
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

Alekhine, Def.
U Lauk vs M Karttunen, 2007
(B03) Alekhine's Defense, 36 moves, 0-1

Alekhine, 2.....Ng8
V Pushkar vs J Yuchtman, 1964 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 43 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
Hort vs Miles, 1982
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 32 moves, 1-0

Albin C.G.
Gelfand vs Kasimdzhanov, 2007
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 40 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Bird
T Gouret vs G Welling, 1986
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 50 moves, 0-1

Albin, C.G.
H Wagner vs W Schoenmann, 1919  
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Vienna, Mangerini var
G Welling vs K Pilgaard, 1988
(C26) Vienna, 27 moves, 1-0

Latvian
Bronstein vs V Mikenas, 1941 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

French, exchange var.
Chigorin vs Max Weiss, 1882 
(C01) French, Exchange, 34 moves, 0-1

2 Kts, Traxler
I Efimov vs Shirov, 1991 
(C57) Two Knights, 15 moves, 0-1

Center Game
Shabalov vs A Ivanov, 1994 
(C22) Center Game, 32 moves, 1-0

Leningrad Dutch
Miles vs Kramnik, 1989 
(A04) Reti Opening, 41 moves, 1-0

Birds Defence
S Boden vs Bird, 1873 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 19 moves, 0-1

Sicilian French
D H Campora vs I E Morovic-Fernandez, 1981 
(B40) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Ruy Zaitsev
Nunn vs A Greenfeld, 1988 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 31 moves, 1-0

Santasiere's Folly
Santasiere vs S E Almgren, 1942 
(A06) Reti Opening, 46 moves, 1-0

Santasiere's Folly
Santasiere vs S E Almgren, 1948 
(A04) Reti Opening, 63 moves, 1-0

Sicilian ...Nc6, Rossolimo
I Gaponenko vs V Johansson, 2005
(B30) Sicilian, 52 moves, 0-1

Sicilian.....Nc6, Rossolimo
Svidler vs A Timofeev, 2007
(B30) Sicilian, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGA
V Malakhatko vs B Lalic, 2008 
(D24) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 31 moves, 1-0

2 Kts,Scotch
Nakamura vs Onischuk, 2007 
(C45) Scotch Game, 75 moves, 0-1

2 kts, Traxler
Sils vs L Schmid, 1971 
(C57) Two Knights, 14 moves, 0-1

Albin C.G.
E Formanek vs D Oshana, 1970 
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 19 moves, 0-1

Albin C.G.
Van Wely vs Morozevich, 2008 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 23 moves, 0-1

...Nc6....d6
Stripunsky vs J Bonin, 2008
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

K.I.D. Saemisch, Panno
Bu Xiangzhi vs V Zvjaginsev, 2008 
(E83) King's Indian, Samisch, 27 moves, 1-0

Catalan
K Burger vs P Keglevic, 1977 
(E00) Queen's Pawn Game, 32 moves, 1-0

Hedgehog , nice mating combo
Igor Ivanov vs Kudrin, 1989 
(A15) English, 30 moves, 1-0

winawar ..Qd7..Bxc3...b6
Akopian vs E Berg, 2008
(C16) French, Winawer, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

interesting opening with final blunder
Bacrot vs E Inarkiev, 2008 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 23 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld ...Bg5
Wang Yue vs Svidler, 2008 
(D80) Grunfeld, 48 moves, 1-0

English nice tactics
Aronian vs Topalov, 2008 
(E00) Queen's Pawn Game, 60 moves, 0-1

Slav tabia bishop sac
Ivanchuk vs Bu Xiangzhi, 2008 
(A15) English, 32 moves, 1-0

Ragozin system
Karpov vs Short, 2002 
(E34) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation, 20 moves, 1-0

Makogonov KID
Lombardy vs Saidy, 1960 
(E71) King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3), 38 moves, 1-0

Muzio !
Prince Dadian vs Kolisch, 1867 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Cordel gambit
E Hermansson vs Hector, 2007 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 41 moves, 0-1

classical def
M Florentiades vs Hector, 2005
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 30 moves, 0-1

charousek var w/ d-pawn sac
Nijboer vs Hector, 2003 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 28 moves, 1-0

Stolz slav Q sac line
Mikhalchishin vs Pavasovic, 1999  
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 30 moves, 1-0

Pelikan w/a4
DeFirmian vs F Vallejo Pons, 2003 
(B33) Sicilian, 27 moves, 0-1

Slav Knight f5!!
Morozevich vs Movsesian, 2008 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 37 moves, 1-0

Scotch 4....Bb4+ Malanyuk
Morozevich vs I Sokolov, 2008 
(C45) Scotch Game, 28 moves, 1-0

English reversed closed sicilian
Smyslov vs V Liberzon, 1968 
(A25) English, 41 moves, 1-0

Albin C.G.
Robert E Byrne vs B Kostic, 1950
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Albin C.G.
I Sokolov vs Morozevich, 2005 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 34 moves, 0-1

Four Knights ...Ne7
P Puig Pulido vs Smyslov, 1961
(C49) Four Knights, 37 moves, 0-1

2 Kts typical ending
J Piket vs A Medina Garcia, 1970 
(C56) Two Knights, 44 moves, 0-1

Slav 3.Nc3
Alekhine vs Opocensky, 1925 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 28 moves, 1-0

Slav 3. Nc3
Bronstein vs Aronin, 1947 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 43 moves, 1-0

ulvsted
Klementiev vs Mikhalchishin, 1974 
(C57) Two Knights, 27 moves, 0-1

ulvsted
Estrin vs Berliner, 1965 
(C57) Two Knights, 42 moves, 0-1

Winawar ...b6 , Planinc style
Kurajica vs A Planinc, 1972 
(C16) French, Winawer, 39 moves, 0-1

Larsen gem
Larsen vs Ulf Andersson, 1982 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 38 moves, 1-0

Marshalls defence in the QGD
Pillsbury vs Marshall, 1894 
(D06) Queen's Gambit Declined, 34 moves, 0-1

Albin C. G. weak dark squares
C Jaffe vs Marshall, 1904 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 35 moves, 0-1

Leningrad Nimzo with e4 gambit
Portisch vs G Barcza, 1957
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 55 moves, 1/2-1/2

Leningrad Nimzo, Larsens improvement over Spassky
Larsen vs R Garbarino, 1993 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 30 moves, 1-0

Dutch Bg5 white is relentless
D Gormally vs S Zeidler, 1999
(A80) Dutch, 26 moves, 1-0

Exch. French, no draw !
S Tatai vs Korchnoi, 1978 
(C01) French, Exchange, 14 moves, 0-1

2 kts
L Karell vs J Friedel, 2008 
(C56) Two Knights, 23 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Birds, ...Qh4
Englisch vs C T Goering, 1877
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 60 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Birds, ....Qh4
Englisch vs Bird, 1882 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 53 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Birds ...
G Sigurjonsson vs Kupreichik, 1986 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 31 moves, 0-1

Slav, Marshall gambit
Yermolinsky vs Y Shulman, 2008
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 36 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, Leningrad
Igor Ivanov vs Kudrin, 1982
(E31) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, Main line, 27 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, Leningrad, Ragozin
Igor Ivanov vs DeFirmian, 1985
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 35 moves, 1-0

Nimzo,Leningrad, Ragozin
Igor Ivanov vs Hebert, 1986
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 61 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo, Leningrad, Ragozin
Igor Ivanov vs Seirawan, 1988 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 34 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Birds
Morozevich vs E Najer, 1992 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 50 moves, 0-1

2 kts
Morozevich vs Piket, 1995
(C57) Two Knights, 50 moves, 0-1

Bishops gambit
Morozevich vs Anand, 1995 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 28 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann
Morozevich vs Granda Zuniga, 1996 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 72 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Birds
Leko vs Morozevich, 2002 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 47 moves, 1-0

Bacrot vs Morozevich, 2004 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 45 moves, 0-1

Albins C.G.
Gelfand vs Morozevich, 2004 
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 28 moves, 0-1

B Predojevic vs Morozevich, 2008 
(C11) French, 35 moves, 0-1

French, Tarrasch......0-0-0
Kotronias vs Kramnik, 1992 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 40 moves, 0-1

Dzinji beats the Bloom
Dzindzichashvili vs G Botterill, 1978
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 26 moves, 1-0

Q G A , queenless middlegame
Bacrot vs L Dominguez, 2008 
(D27) Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical, 36 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, 3.Qc2 e5 gambit with Q sac
M Gerusel vs Lombardy, 1957 
(E33) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 18 moves, 0-1

Nimzo, Leningrad Gambit w/a3
S Guramishvili vs Z Borosova, 2007
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 19 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo, Leningrad, Boris beats his child
J Graf vs Spassky, 1988
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 36 moves, 0-1

Nimzo Leningrad
J Fang vs DeFirmian, 1993 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 36 moves, 1-0

Albins C.G.
E Agrest vs Sadler, 2003
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

Dragon ,Levinfish ...Bg7
A Nukin vs T M Georgescu, 2008 
(B71) Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation, 25 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Birds
Negi vs P Potapov, 2008
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 79 moves, 1/2-1/2

attack against KID pawn formation
Geller vs Keres, 1973 
(C87) Ruy Lopez, 29 moves, 1-0

Benoni Dynamics
K Langeweg vs Psakhis, 1981 
(A72) Benoni, Classical without 9.O-O, 18 moves, 0-1

Spanish Birds
T Fogarasi vs P Potapov, 2006
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Birds
E Romanov vs P Potapov, 2007
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 35 moves, 0-1

Dragon ,Knight vs Bishop
Tseshkovsky vs Miles, 1989
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 44 moves, 1-0

Albins C.G. oops
Denker vs M Smith, 1939 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 10 moves, 1-0

Nimzo , three kts
Wang Yue vs V Iordachescu, 2007
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 42 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, 3 Kts
Wang Yue vs Jakovenko, 2007
(E21) Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

winawer , w/b6 , nice finish
Tal vs Taimanov, 1954 
(C16) French, Winawer, 53 moves, 0-1

Nimzo Leningrad, move order
Timman vs Yusupov, 1986
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo , Leningrad
B C Addison vs J Anderson, 2001
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 27 moves, 1-0

Slav w/ fianchetto
A Gupta vs A Braun, 2008 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 50 moves, 1-0

Q.G.A.
Lputian vs Dlugy, 1998 
(D26) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Benoni, Mekinas
Lputian vs D Norwood, 1986 
(A66) Benoni, 27 moves, 1-0

Q.G.D.
Lputian vs Balashov, 1986 
(D68) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical, 23 moves, 1-0

Momentum
Timman vs Suttles, 1974 
(A42) Modern Defense, Averbakh System, 49 moves, 1-0

Bellin plays the Yusupov
R Bellin vs Zhao Xue, 2008 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

2 Kts Traxler , Kf1
Grebenshikov vs Grigoriev, 1964
(C57) Two Knights, 22 moves, 0-1

Birds def, 5.Bc4
A Odebrecht vs J Carra, 1985 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 16 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld ,Bf4
G Agzamov vs Gulko, 1985 
(D82) Grunfeld, 4.Bf4, 23 moves, 1-0

Benko G. w/ b6
M Umansky vs A Berndt, 1999
(A57) Benko Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

Morra gambit surprise
E Brandt vs Kaufman, 2001 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 31 moves, 0-1

English ,early b4 against Botvinik system
Kramnik vs E Alekseev, 2008 
(A37) English, Symmetrical, 41 moves, 1-0

Reverse slav in effect
R Bancod vs M K A Russell, 2007 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 0-1

exchange Philador/ Ruy,
Alekhine vs Hoelscher, 1933 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

Artie kicks a@#
M Pinto vs Bisguier, 1989 
(C45) Scotch Game, 30 moves, 0-1

Artie ,2 Kts ninja
P Yee vs Bisguier, 1995 
(C58) Two Knights, 43 moves, 0-1

Closed Sicilian, strategy model
Hecht vs Keene, 1972  
(B26) Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3, 32 moves, 0-1

Nimzo, Leningrad , f3
Bagirov vs S Zinser, 1968 
(E31) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, Main line, 40 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, Leningrad, Benoni pawns
Bagirov vs Y Sakharov, 1968
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 37 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Birds
K Aseev vs Bagirov, 1989
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 75 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, Leningrad, Rb1 !?
Bagirov vs U Gebhardt, 1994
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 33 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, Leningrad, Deep understanding
Bagirov vs Marcel Becker, 1992
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 31 moves, 1-0

Benoni Denied
Capablanca vs Santasiere, 1922 
(A33) English, Symmetrical, 33 moves, 1-0

Q.I.D. Topalovs evergreen
Topalov vs Anand, 2005 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 52 moves, 1-0

Botvinik slav, b4 !
Onischuk vs Shabalov, 2007 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 26 moves, 1-0

b4
Akobian vs Ponomariov, 1995 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 20 moves, 0-1

Q.G.D. Bf4, 0-0-0
Carlsen vs Ivanchuk, 2008 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 32 moves, 0-1

Nimzo, Be2!?, Na4,
Petrosian vs A Matanovic, 1959 
(E50) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Nf3, without ...d5, 30 moves, 1-0

Nice Sicilian, Richter Rauzer
R Ziatdinov vs D Gurevich, 1995 
(B64) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 26 moves, 0-1

Old Indian , Boris v. Rashid
Spassky vs Nezhmetdinov, 1959 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 31 moves, 1-0

Old Indian, Boris plays Bg5, e3
Spassky vs Vasiukov, 1959 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 30 moves, 1-0

Albins C.G.
Novotelnov vs V Soloviev, 1952
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 36 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Richter-Rauzer
Ivanchuk vs Kramnik, 1996 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 32 moves, 0-1

French winawar, ...Qa5-a4
R A Redolfi vs E Eliskases, 1957 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 23 moves, 0-1

Alekhines def.
Dzindzichashvili vs Alburt, 1996 
(B03) Alekhine's Defense, 34 moves, 1-0

Spanish Steinitz def
Alekhine vs J Pedreira, 1945 
(C62) Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

Albin C.G.
A E Post vs Spielmann, 1907 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 31 moves, 0-1

C von Holstein-Rathlau vs H Thomsen, 2001 
(E77) King's Indian, 29 moves, 1-0

N Schouten vs R Dieks, 1975 
(A69) Benoni, Four Pawns Attack, Main line, 25 moves, 1-0

Old Indian , f6 preasure
Dus Chotimirsky vs Chigorin, 1907 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 29 moves, 1-0

Albins G.G., ..c5 ?!
Dus Chotimirsky vs Tartakower, 1911 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 46 moves, 1-0

Feddy beats the Benko
Fedorowicz vs E G J Knoppert, 1987
(A57) Benko Gambit, 21 moves, 1-0

Nimzo Indian larsen var.
Bisguier vs Larry Evans, 1955
(E56) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 7...Nc6, 20 moves, 1/2-1/2

Ragozin system
A Ushenina vs Kosteniuk, 2008 
(E34) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation, 26 moves, 0-1

Spanish ..b5
Unzicker vs A Planinc, 1969 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 51 moves, 0-1

French winawar, ..b6
DeFirmian vs Bronstein, 1993 
(C16) French, Winawer, 56 moves, 0-1

French Winawar...b6
Kasparov vs Ivanchuk, 1995  
(C16) French, Winawer, 31 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Birds
M T Mora Iturralde vs O Rubtsova, 1950
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 33 moves, 0-1

Nimzo, Leningrad
Spassky vs Larsen, 1970 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 40 moves, 1/2-1/2

Q.G.D. Bf4
I Farago vs I Zaitsev, 1980 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 26 moves, 1-0

Q.G.A. , Alekhines
Kiril D Georgiev vs Dlugy, 1983 
(D29) Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical, 40 moves, 1-0

chig, def
Ftacnik vs M Kaminski, 1995
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 33 moves, 1-0

Benko , Dlugy var.
Nakamura vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2008 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 41 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, 5.Nge2
Nakamura vs Yifan Hou, 2008 
(E46) Nimzo-Indian, 41 moves, 1-0

momentum !
Carlsen vs A Skripchenko, 2008 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch, Moro var.
S Kristjansson vs Caruana, 2008 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 30 moves, 0-1

Q.G.D. Bf6
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1986 
(D55) Queen's Gambit Declined, 46 moves, 1-0

Albins C.G.
Gelfand vs Radjabov, 2008 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

Budapest
Mamedyarov vs B Amin, 2008
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 21 moves, 1-0

Budapest
Kramnik vs Mamedyarov, 2008 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 39 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, 4....e5
Suetin vs R Shcherbakov, 1991 
(B20) Sicilian, 44 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 4...e5
Judit Polgar vs Sveshnikov, 2008 
(B32) Sicilian, 82 moves, 1-0

Goodmans gem
D Goodman vs Nunn, 1978 
(A28) English, 24 moves, 1-0

Modern Benoni, Penrose -Tal stem game
K S Ojanen vs Keres, 1960 
(E00) Queen's Pawn Game, 38 moves, 1-0

Scotch w/... d5
Showalter vs Gossip, 1889  
(C45) Scotch Game, 29 moves, 0-1

Old indian
I Nyzhnyk vs K Meneses Gonzalez, 2005
(A53) Old Indian, 28 moves, 1-0

b4 w/ ...Nb6 !?
Santasiere vs F Reinfeld, 1937 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian , Pin var.
Szabo vs Dake, 1935 
(B40) Sicilian, 53 moves, 1/2-1/2

sokolsky-esque
Vaganian vs A Planinc, 1975
(A04) Reti Opening, 60 moves, 1-0

Botvinik System
M Marin vs L Shytaj, 2008 
(A25) English, 43 moves, 1-0

Lasker beats the closed sicilian
H Wolf vs Lasker, 1923 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 35 moves, 0-1

Reti system vs London system
Reti vs Lasker, 1924 
(A12) English with b3, 45 moves, 0-1

Albin c.g.
S Gordon vs E Berg, 2009 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 15 moves, 0-1

Maroczy unbound
P H Nielsen vs Larsen, 1997 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 38 moves, 0-1

Pirc debacle
Liu Wenzhe vs J H Donner, 1978 
(B07) Pirc, 20 moves, 1-0

Antidote
V Kovacevic vs Seirawan, 1980 
(B07) Pirc, 33 moves, 0-1

Tolush vs D Horne, 1954 
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 29 moves, 1-0

Albin c.g.
Dzindzichashvili vs V Manievich, 1978
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 35 moves, 1-0

Feddy up
Fedorowicz vs D Gustafson, 2003 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 29 moves, 1-0

I.Q.P.
Beliavsky vs Geller, 1979 
(D58) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst, 38 moves, 0-1

Koltanowsky would be proud
Movsesian vs Adams, 2009 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 38 moves, 1-0

Rossolimo/Nezh system
R Biolek vs Oral, 1997 
(B30) Sicilian, 33 moves, 0-1

Qp vs. London sys
Van Wely vs Piket, 1991
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 52 moves, 0-1

Exchange Ruy w/f6
D Reinderman vs Short, 2009 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 37 moves, 0-1

b4 w/Bf5,Nc6
Sokolsky vs J Podkrajsek, 1967
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 32 moves, 0-1

Old indian
Beliavsky vs M Carlhammar, 2009 
(A55) Old Indian, Main line, 42 moves, 1-0

Albin C.G.
V Cmilyte vs C Pantaleoni, 2009
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 59 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo, Leningrad
N Dzagnidze vs A Tate, 2009
(E31) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, Main line, 45 moves, 1-0

Tromp. gambit
D Collier vs V Gashimov, 2009
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 44 moves, 0-1

Old Indian
Gulko vs K Grigorian, 1971 
(A55) Old Indian, Main line, 40 moves, 1-0

Benoni Taimanov
Gulko vs Savon, 1978 
(A67) Benoni, Taimanov Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Benoni w/f3
Gulko vs Kasparov, 1981 
(A65) Benoni, 6.e4, 37 moves, 1-0

Nimzo, Leningrad
V Zak vs Y Shaposhnikov, 1952
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 53 moves, 0-1

Nimzo, Leningrad
V Zak vs Lilienthal, 1951 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 32 moves, 1-0

Tolush !!
Tolush vs G Mititelu, 1961 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 21 moves, 1-0

Rev. Dragon works
Botvinnik vs Portisch, 1968 
(A22) English, 26 moves, 1-0

Rev. Dragon doesn't work !?
Kaufman vs A Chernin, 2001
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 54 moves, 0-1

Clancy lower the Noteboom
Piket vs Xu Jun, 1994 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 31 moves, 1-0

Piket's charge
Piket vs Smirin, 1993 
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 36 moves, 1-0

Birds def. the Tolush way
Suetin vs Tolush, 1950 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Bucharest 53
Szabo vs Tolush, 1953
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

J Sherwin vs Denker, 1957
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 41 moves, 1-0

Benko gambit, knight pirouette
Shabalov vs Fedorowicz, 2003 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Evans gambit w/...Bd6, nice endgame technique too
T L Petrosian vs A Volokitin, 2009 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 66 moves, 0-1

Nimzo Leningrad
T Straeter vs R Tischbierek, 2009
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 47 moves, 0-1

Dragon "trap" backfires
T Olafsson vs M Perunovic, 2009
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

Bishop back from the dead
L'Ami vs Korchnoi, 2008 
(A15) English, 35 moves, 1-0

Slav w/ Qb3
Seirawan vs B Kogan, 1986 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 39 moves, 1-0

Evans gambit
S Kristjansson vs A Karlovich, 2009
(C52) Evans Gambit, 27 moves, 1-0

Old indian / K.I.D. Samisch
Vaisser vs E Relange, 1997
(A53) Old Indian, 41 moves, 1-0

Dreev vs G Pankov, 2009 
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 35 moves, 1-0

The lion sleeps
Shirov vs E Vorobiov, 2009 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

K Visweswaran vs C Ward, 2001 
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 34 moves, 0-1

K.I.D. Averbakh
Najdorf vs Fischer, 1966 
(E75) King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line, 31 moves, 1-0

Steinitz w/b6
M Fierro vs J Borrellas Comellas, 1996 
(C25) Vienna, 25 moves, 1-0

Steinitz Gambit
A D Martin vs Adams, 1992 
(C25) Vienna, 37 moves, 1-0

Petrosian vs. K.I.D. amusing finalee
A Petrosian vs L Hazai, 1970 
(E80) King's Indian, Samisch Variation, 55 moves, 1/2-1/2

pawn on f3 ?!
Romanishin vs Soltis, 1989
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 41 moves, 1-0

Q.I.D. Spassky sys.
J D Tisdall vs Keene, 1981
(E14) Queen's Indian, 28 moves, 1-0

Breyer's Ice cream
Breyer vs J Esser, 1917  
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 47 moves, 1-0

move order, Maroczy bind
L Shamkovich vs Joel Benjamin, 1992
(B20) Sicilian, 38 moves, 1-0

grunfeld Smyslov W/e4
F Barrios vs D Kagramanov, 2009
(D85) Grunfeld, 40 moves, 1-0

Loek makes it look easy
Van Wely vs J Sarkar, 2009
(D85) Grunfeld, 32 moves, 1-0

Benoni, g3
Grischuk vs Bacrot, 2009 
(A63) Benoni, Fianchetto, 9...Nbd7, 56 moves, 1-0

Model Nimzo-indian
Aronian vs Leko, 2009 
(E55) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation, 54 moves, 1-0

Tony, son of Igor (2)
Igor Ivanov vs Miles, 1989 
(A04) Reti Opening, 43 moves, 1-0

Tony ,son of Igor (1)
Igor Ivanov vs Miles, 1982 
(A15) English, 40 moves, 1-0

Tony, son of Igor (3)
Igor Ivanov vs Miles, 1994
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 69 moves, 1-0

k.i.d. samisch,. go for the jugular !
B Rabar vs Znosko-Borovsky, 1949 
(E81) King's Indian, Samisch, 21 moves, 1-0

Leningrad stories
Dzindzichashvili vs M Damjanovic, 1966
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 30 moves, 1-0

Birds def. w/Marshall pawns !?
Mackenzie vs Bird, 1883 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 45 moves, 0-1

Kings gambit, Abbazia
Nakamura vs A Ivanov, 2009 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 21 moves, 1/2-1/2

Birds def.
Negi vs Hoang Thong Tu, 2009 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 48 moves, 1/2-1/2

Albin c.g.
Akobian vs T Taylor, 2003
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 43 moves, 1-0

Albin c.g.
T Iwamoto vs T Taylor, 2002
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 55 moves, 0-1

Albin c.g.
I Gil Biag vs T Taylor, 2002
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 35 moves, 0-1

Nimzo ,Leningrad
T Taylor vs A E Kahn, 2007
(E31) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, Main line, 35 moves, 1-0

Q.P. move order crisis
Bisguier vs Lombardy, 1957 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 21 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav, w/a6
Carlsen vs Wang Yue, 2009 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 33 moves, 1-0

K.I.A. themes !
L Day vs R Eberlein, 1969
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 51 moves, 1-0

Q.G.D. w/c5 crime and punishment anot.by RJF
Zukertort vs Steinitz, 1886  
(D53) Queen's Gambit Declined, 29 moves, 0-1

Albin c.g. sharp, with surprise ending
G Borisenko vs Simagin, 1955 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 59 moves, 0-1

Old Indian, great fighting game
Kan vs Boleslavsky, 1943
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 33 moves, 1-0

Old indian, A real grind
Najdorf vs Boleslavsky, 1946 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 37 moves, 1-0

Slav, Stoltz, Shaba gambit
Shirov vs Fressinet, 2004 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 28 moves, 1-0

Budapest, Nc3
A Madej vs M Raryta, 2001
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 27 moves, 1-0

Closed Sic. heroic defence
Capablanca vs Ilyin-Zhenevsky, 1925 
(B24) Sicilian, Closed, 37 moves, 0-1

French, Good knight vs. bad bishhop
Fine vs Botvinnik, 1938  
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 31 moves, 1-0

Philador, oops
V Gashimov vs Bologan, 2009 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Leningrad w/o 4....h6
Berliner vs J Sloth, 2003 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 44 moves, 1-0

Ragosin system
Berliner vs Bisguier, 1960 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 27 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Leningrad
Berliner vs G Sanakoev, 2003
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 62 moves, 1/2-1/2

Dragondorf, w/Qf3 !?
Short vs N Grandelius, 2009 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 28 moves, 1-0

Alapin sicilian, 2....Nf6
L Schandorff vs W Zili, 1995 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 27 moves, 0-1

Evans Gambit, Stone-Ware def.
E Kemeny vs Pillsbury, 1895 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 35 moves, 1-0

Dragondorf snags Keres
Keres vs A Khasin, 1961 
(B70) Sicilian, Dragon Variation, 35 moves, 0-1

Sveshnikov , black gives up h7 !?
Ivanchuk vs Carlsen, 2009 
(B33) Sicilian, 100 moves, 1/2-1/2

Hustler vs GM
J I Zilber vs Seirawan, 1979 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 104 moves, 1/2-1/2

Korchnoi tackles the Old Indian
Korchnoi vs J I Zilber, 1958
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 25 moves, 1-0

Slav w/Nbd2, c5 theme
Gruenfeld vs J Schenkein, 1915 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 23 moves, 1-0

Nice variation on old mating theme
R Antonio vs T Dao, 2005 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Bird
P Dubinin vs Levenfish, 1947 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 44 moves, 0-1

benko gambit, unique handling
G Kacheishvili vs D Gurevich, 2009
(A57) Benko Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

French advance , how not.....
Grischuk vs Bareev, 2001 
(C02) French, Advance, 17 moves, 1-0

French, "the Master of manouver"
D H Campora vs Petrosian, 1981 
(C15) French, Winawer, 35 moves, 0-1

staunton Gambit, american attack
Bisguier vs Bronstein, 1955 
(A82) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 31 moves, 0-1

Kramnik vs Naiditsch, 2009 
(D39) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation, 42 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit goes down in flames
V Mikhalevski vs G Jones, 2009 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 15 moves, 1-0

Two kts, Qf3
J Tayar vs Ni Hua, 2009 
(C58) Two Knights, 32 moves, 0-1

Closed Sicilian w/2...a6
F Vallejo Pons vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2009 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

Alekhines, w/o sac on f7
Smirin vs Nakamura, 2009
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

French, w/...0-0 ,every piece in the attack
Bologan vs Vaganian, 2006 
(C18) French, Winawer, 19 moves, 1-0

Italian game, Nf5 !?
T Hillarp Persson vs S Petersen, 2009
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kan , Larsen beats his own system
Eigil Larsen vs T Wasenius, 2009
(B16) Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation, 30 moves, 1-0

Old Indian ,Kere's system
B Avrukh vs T Manouck, 1993
(A53) Old Indian, 38 moves, 1-0

Semi -Tarrasch, dynamic counterattack
Gulko vs J Horvath, 1985 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 37 moves, 0-1

French Winawar, Anand picks apart an Armenian Favorite Var.
Anand vs Lputian, 2000 
(C18) French, Winawer, 61 moves, 1-0

Grunfeld, original bishop manouvre
S Williams vs S Gordon, 2009 
(D85) Grunfeld, 31 moves, 1-0

Two-er de force
S Conquest vs D Howell, 2009 
(C58) Two Knights, 48 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-indian, Leningrad, original handling by black
Bagirov vs Lputian, 1982 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 38 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian, Samisch w/...b6
E Wiersma vs Timman, 2009
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 33 moves, 0-1

K.I.D. Samisch, Knights go crazy
Korchnoi vs W Hendriks, 2009 
(E81) King's Indian, Samisch, 75 moves, 0-1

2 Kts w/Bd3
Short vs I Sokolov, 2009 
(C58) Two Knights, 31 moves, 1-0

Modern Benmoni Reversed w/f3
T Chapman vs Korchnoi, 2009
(A13) English, 36 moves, 0-1

Santasiere's Folly, Alekhine has fun
Alekhine vs J Drewitt, 1923 
(A06) Reti Opening, 22 moves, 1-0

Philador, Big Al goes down to a girl !
Yifan Hou vs Beliavsky, 2009 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 39 moves, 1-0

K.I.D. Makogonov System
Beliavsky vs Stellwagen, 2009 
(E71) King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3), 62 moves, 1-0

Albin c.g. w/h3
Janowski vs Marshall, 1899 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 39 moves, 0-1

Marshall plays the white side of Albin c.g.
Marshall vs Showalter, 1904 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 38 moves, 1-0

Albin c.g. w/a3 and h3
Janowski vs Tarrasch, 1902 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 33 moves, 1-0

Slav, Dutch system, c pawn gambit
V Osnos vs G Ustinov, 1960 
(D16) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 22 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-indian , Leningrad
Azmaiparashvili vs J Hall, 2005
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 78 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo-Indian Leningrad , exchange vs pawns
Spassky vs Kholmov, 1957 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

K.I.D./Grunfeld move order tour de force
Nakamura vs Svidler, 2009 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 32 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-indian Leningrad improvement over CVT-Wilder
Li Shilong vs Harikrishna, 2007
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Superior Q+N vs Q,B+2ps
O Dementiev vs Dzindzichashvili, 1972 
(B83) Sicilian, 61 moves, 0-1

Reti w/R+B vs. R ending
Dzindzichashvili vs E Torre, 1984 
(A06) Reti Opening, 118 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo Indian ,Leningrad
Bagirov vs A Veingold, 1981
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 41 moves, 1-0

Morra gambit
A Kristjansson vs T Einarsson, 1997 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 23 moves, 1-0

A case for the Chigorin
Bisguier vs J Littlewood, 1962 
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

sic. accel. fianchetto
Gufeld vs J Frankle, 2001
(B32) Sicilian, 64 moves, 1/2-1/2

sic. accel. fianchetto
D Arganian vs J Frankle, 2001
(B32) Sicilian, 29 moves, 0-1

Scotch w/ ...Ng4
Efimenko vs Short, 2009 
(C45) Scotch Game, 32 moves, 1/2-1/2

K.I.A. w/ 13 e5 !?
Spassky vs Gufeld, 1988 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 42 moves, 1-0

...Qb8 Dragon w/ a4 sac !
A Planinc vs Velimirovic, 1975 
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 49 moves, 0-1

Evans gambit w/ Nge7
Morozevich vs Adams, 2001 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 27 moves, 0-1

Nimzo Indian Saemisch w/d6
Capablanca vs Ragozin, 1935 
(E24) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 49 moves, 1-0

French w/b6
Kavalek vs Bronstein, 1968
(C16) French, Winawer, 41 moves, 0-1

Q.I.D. w/Qb3 , Bg5
Seirawan vs Timman, 1990 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 26 moves, 1-0

Old Indian, exd5
V Makogonov vs Boleslavsky, 1943
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 38 moves, 1-0

Old Indian, exd5
V Makogonov vs Smyslov, 1943 
(A53) Old Indian, 54 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
Timman vs G Garcia Gonzales, 1976
(E31) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, Main line, 54 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilain Dragon, white pawn on g7!
Plaskett vs W Watson, 1983 
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 28 moves, 0-1

Slav. w/a6, Catalan treatment
M Rodshtein vs A Braun, 2008
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 30 moves, 1-0

Slav w/a6 Catalan Treatment
M Rodshtein vs J Vang Glud, 2008 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 35 moves, 1-0

Torre attack, exch. on f6
R Cifuentes vs Tarjan, 1980
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Birds
P Dubinin vs K Klaman, 1947
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 36 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish, Birds
V G Kirillov vs K Klaman, 1947
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 39 moves, 1-0

Spanish , Birds
Geller vs K Klaman, 1949 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 71 moves, 1-0

Spanish , Birds
V A Vasiliev vs K Klaman, 1949
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Birds
K Klaman vs Tolush, 1954
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 60 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
A Yuneev vs K Klaman, 1979
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 22 moves, 1-0

Albin C.G.
Furman vs K Klaman, 1954
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 32 moves, 1-0

Budapest
Spassky vs K Klaman, 1957
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 41 moves, 1-0

Planinc vs. the Pirc
A Planinc vs D Gliksman, 1968 
(B07) Pirc, 52 moves, 1-0

Alekhines, sac on e6
Grischuk vs A Riazantsev, 2009 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 31 moves, 1-0

French ,Tarrasch,Guimard , w/... Na7
G Sargissian vs A Riazantsev, 1997 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 56 moves, 0-1

Cheliabinsk w/Nd5
I A Nataf vs Wang Yue, 2004 
(B33) Sicilian, 41 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Tango
A Gavrilov vs Rozentalis, 2009
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 85 moves, 0-1

Benko gambit, new pre-arranged draw variation !?
E Gleizerov vs P Ponkratov, 2010
(A57) Benko Gambit, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

Philador Lion dream sequence
B Lindberg vs P Ponkratov, 2009
(C41) Philidor Defense, 51 moves, 0-1

Albin c.g. the new main line !?
T Kantans vs I Caspi, 2009
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 10 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Tarrasch by xposition
E Gorovykh vs P Cramling, 2009
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 46 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo-Indian ,Leningrad var.
Keene vs M G Smith, 1966 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 38 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez, Vintage Kamsky
Kamsky vs Z Almasi, 2010 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 41 moves, 1-0

D44, Just one variation...
Polugaevsky vs E Torre, 1981 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 40 moves, 1-0

Grunfeld, Nf3,Rb1
Mamedyarov vs Morozevich, 2010 
(D85) Grunfeld, 35 moves, 1-0

Grunfeld, Nf3, Rb1
Mamedyarov vs G N Gopal, 2010 
(D85) Grunfeld, 28 moves, 1-0

K.I.D. Naka's imortal Zwischenzug game
Gelfand vs Nakamura, 2010 
(E97) King's Indian, 33 moves, 0-1

French ,Steinitz ,dynamic handling by Carlson
Karjakin vs Carlsen, 2010 
(C11) French, 45 moves, 0-1

Grunfeld Dim Sum
Ding Liren vs Ni Hua, 2009 
(D85) Grunfeld, 35 moves, 1-0

KID Saemisch ,w/..Nd7,..Bh6
Sasikiran vs A Borisenko, 2010 
(E80) King's Indian, Samisch Variation, 37 moves, 1-0

Grunfeld w/ b6
P Cramling vs S Kindermann, 1991 
(D86) Grunfeld, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

Birds defense
Anand vs Tseshkovsky, 1986 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 33 moves, 0-1

Birds Defense
A Lanc vs Tseshkovsky, 1986
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 58 moves, 1-0

KID Fiachetto, Black wins a pawn and gets mated
Reshevsky vs Lombardy, 1958 
(E69) King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, 3.c3 vs Sveshnikov
A Delorme vs Sveshnikov, 2009
(B30) Sicilian, 34 moves, 0-1

Grunfeld , exch. all out attack !
E Najer vs E Safarli, 2010
(D86) Grunfeld, Exchange, 38 moves, 1-0

Slav , e4 gambit
C Kottnauer vs Smyslov, 1946 
(D18) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch, 56 moves, 1-0

QP/Grunfeld, Knight wheel
Capablanca vs Yates, 1924 
(A48) King's Indian, 77 moves, 1-0

Slav w/g3
I Sokolov vs Lenderman, 2010 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 36 moves, 1-0

Naidorf/Sozin, poison e pawn
Fischer vs J Sherwin, 1957 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 36 moves, 1-0

Siclian Dragon , Nde2, ...Ng3!?
L Shamkovich vs Vukcevich, 1976 
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 40 moves, 0-1

4 kts, blocking the d-pawn
Bondarevsky vs Smyslov, 1945 
(C47) Four Knights, 22 moves, 0-1

Albin C.G. w.../a5
R P Michell vs C S Howell, 1901
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 64 moves, 1-0

Chigorin quick ending
T Bartell vs Stripunsky, 2010
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 42 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kahn Transpose to Grunfeld
Ehlvest vs Kamsky, 2010
(B14) Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Meyer plays the kan sicilian
Dzindzichashvili vs E B Meyer, 1989
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 35 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo Indian, Leningrad ,Benoni var.
A Moiseenko vs K Landa, 2010
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 65 moves, 1-0

French ,Tarrasch, stock exchange sac.
M Sorokin vs Ulibin, 1986 
(C06) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 0-1

Tchigorin
D Gurevich vs Stripunsky, 2010
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 41 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-indian, Leningrad w/0-0-0
Acs vs Harikrishna, 2007 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 45 moves, 1-0

Harikrishna vs C Bauer, 2007
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 47 moves, 1/2-1/2

Chigorin, Morozevich
V Malaniuk vs Morozevich, 1994
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 63 moves, 0-1

Taimanov beats the Morra gambit
A Ozsvath vs Taimanov, 1965 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 41 moves, 0-1

Evans gambit , tactics
Hector vs M Antonsen, 2010 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian bastrikov, tactics
Spassky vs Suetin, 1967 
(B48) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 59 moves, 1-0

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