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Manuel G. Vergara's favorite games
Compiled by Manuel G. Vergara
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MGV's best collections of the royal game of Chess.


B Finegold vs R Gonzalez, 2006 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 55 moves, 0-1

Van Wely vs Judit Polgar, 1990 
(A04) Reti Opening, 44 moves, 0-1

Anand vs Topalov, 2010 
(E04) Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3, 32 moves, 1-0

Attaboy Wesley Snipes So!!!
B Villamayor vs W So, 2009 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 0-1

Ashot in the Dark
N Karapanos vs A Nadanian, 1998 
(A90) Dutch, 42 moves, 1-0

Mid-board Scuttle
Keres vs Fischer, 1959 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 53 moves, 0-1

Slaying the Diamond!!!
Fischer vs Larsen, 1958 
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 31 moves, 1-0

Dull Drawn!
Gligoric vs Fischer, 1961 
(E98) King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

Technical Malversation!
Letelier vs Fischer, 1960 
(E70) King's Indian, 23 moves, 0-1

Its a Rare Defeat! Rarity in Oblivion!
M Otteson vs Fischer, 1957 
(A05) Reti Opening, 49 moves, 1-0

Move the Other Rook, Kid!
M Surgies vs Fischer, 1957 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 30 moves, 0-1

Highway Robbery at Noontime!
Fischer vs Bisguier, 1957 
(C16) French, Winawer, 41 moves, 1-0

Marginalized Visionwise...
Fischer vs I Bilek, 1965 
(C11) French, 40 moves, 1-0

Cornered and Corned Beefed...
Fischer vs R Weinstein, 1960 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 33 moves, 1-0

I Seid it MAN!
Fischer vs Seidman, 1960 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 36 moves, 1-0

200MPH
Fischer vs Reshevsky, 1962 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 54 moves, 1-0

Cornered Again???
Fischer vs Pilnik, 1959 
(B88) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 33 moves, 1-0

I Seid its a book draw!
Seidman vs Fischer, 1957 
(B98) Sicilian, Najdorf, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Stopped on the 7th, until the King awakes at 8 sharp.
Fischer vs E Bhend, 1959 
(B27) Sicilian, 40 moves, 1-0

The Queen, all by her lonesome!
Fischer vs J Sherwin, 1957 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 36 moves, 1-0

It takes two Bishops to convince the King!
J de Souza Mendes vs Fischer, 1959 
(E80) King's Indian, Samisch Variation, 38 moves, 0-1

Take my Queen or else leave it!
Fischer vs Benko, 1965 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 37 moves, 1-0

Kasparov vs Deep Blue, 1996 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 43 moves, 1-0

Deep Blue vs Fritz, 1995 
(B33) Sicilian, 39 moves, 0-1

Portisch vs Pinter, 1984 
(D41) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 33 moves, 0-1

Le Quang Liem vs Ponomariov, 2010 
(D86) Grunfeld, Exchange, 52 moves, 1-0

McSorely played McPoorly
C Bloodgood vs R McSorely, 1959 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

An Amir to Remember
C Bloodgood vs K Amirjahed, 1959 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

The pot can't question the Porter Maker
C Bloodgood vs R Porter, 1959 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

El Philidor's Heir
C Bloodgood vs B Evans, 1961 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

Svend Bent
S Petersen vs Larsen, 1956 
(A10) English, 27 moves, 0-1

Take my Queen, I know you need her very badly!!
W So vs G Meier, 2010 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 60 moves, 0-1

London's Bridge
Adams vs D Howell, 2010 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 28 moves, 1-0

(KID) My best Japanese Game!
Gelfand vs Nakamura, 2010 
(E97) King's Indian, 33 moves, 0-1

(KID) Take my rook! Its freee....
Kamsky vs Kasparov, 1994 
(E97) King's Indian, 43 moves, 0-1

(KID) Art of Sun Tzu!!
Kamsky vs Kasparov, 1992 
(E97) King's Indian, 37 moves, 0-1

(KID) The Art of Swindling!
Khalifman vs Kasparov, 1991 
(E97) King's Indian, 32 moves, 0-1

(KID) Give Way for my new Princess!
Gelfand vs Kasparov, 1991 
(E97) King's Indian, 75 moves, 0-1

(KID) Move your other Rook!
Portisch vs Kasparov, 1990 
(E97) King's Indian, 27 moves, 0-1

(KID) The Big Boss's collection in high stakes!
Korchnoi vs Kasparov, 1989 
(E97) King's Indian, 55 moves, 0-1

(KID) Football's your favorite? Forget Chess...
S Agdestein vs Kasparov, 1989 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 57 moves, 0-1

(Sicilian-Najdorf) I love this game!
D Howell vs Carlsen, 2010 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 55 moves, 0-1

Its a good year ender theory!!!
Leitao vs F de Cresce El Debs, 2010 
(D80) Grunfeld, 26 moves, 1-0

#2 Year Ender!
V Shumyatsky vs B Ribeiro, 2010
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 66 moves, 1-0

#3 Year Ender!
Karjakin vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2010 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 49 moves, 1-0

#4 Year Ender for 2010!
E Paehtz vs J Zawadzka, 2010 
(A13) English, 32 moves, 1-0

#5 Year Ender 2010!
G Milos vs A H T dos Santos Fier, 2010 
(E80) King's Indian, Samisch Variation, 28 moves, 1-0

#6 Year Ender 2010!
Zhao Xue vs Chiburdanidze, 2010 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 42 moves, 1-0

#7 Year Ender 2010!
Ruan Lufei vs C Baginskaite, 2010 
(C18) French, Winawer, 30 moves, 1-0

#8 Year Ender 2010!
T Kosintseva vs Y Dembo, 2010 
(B67) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7, 40 moves, 0-1

#9 Year Ender 2010!
K Mekhitarian vs Leitao, 2010
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 41 moves, 1-0

French Kiss among Computers!
The Baron vs Rybka, 2010 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 41 moves, 0-1

KID, Can't Take My Eyes Off Your Queen!!
Larsen vs Tal, 1969 
(E98) King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1, 40 moves, 0-1

The WoW Manouvre!
Ivanchuk vs Morozevich, 2011 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 72 moves, 1-0

The Tongue Twisting French Tongue!
Ganguly vs W So, 2011 
(C11) French, 30 moves, 0-1

The Culprit is the Be6 Move!
W So vs Navara, 2011 
(D76) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.cd Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6, 34 moves, 1-0

Probably the Best English Player of 2011!
Fressinet vs W So, 2011 
(A15) English, 42 moves, 0-1

A New Dimension in Chess after the Legendary Fischer!!!
W Spoelman vs W So, 2011 
(E44) Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2, 34 moves, 0-1

A New Dimension of Uncommon Opening!
Carlsen vs Nakamura, 2011 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 37 moves, 1-0

I love English!
Tkachiev vs Efimenko, 2011 
(A13) English, 70 moves, 1-0

Number 61 is Najdorf
Ljubojevic vs Kasparov, 1989 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 37 moves, 0-1

My Lucky Number 62 is Kramnik's!
Kramnik vs Gelfand, 2003 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 39 moves, 1-0

First Trip 2011. . .
W So vs Li Chao, 2011 
(D72) Neo-Grunfeld, 5.cd, Main line, 34 moves, 0-1

Likened to Egypt's King Tot! This Luke!
McShane vs W So, 2011 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 40 moves, 1-0

The Greatest Japanese Chess GM?
I Nepomniachtchi vs Nakamura, 2011 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 44 moves, 0-1

How can I forget this One?!
C Bloodgood vs G Trefzer, 1958 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 32 moves, 1-0

Cliffhanger 2011.
A H T dos Santos Fier vs W So, 2011 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 21 moves, 1/2-1/2

The 2nd Trip of 2 Trips for 2011.
W So vs A Shomoev, 2011 
(E92) King's Indian, 34 moves, 0-1

KK Opocensky Var.
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1975 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 45 moves, 1-0

Look, Im the Champ Here! -Kaspy.
Kasparov vs Gelfand, 1996 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 36 moves, 1-0

Wait for your Turn!!! Toe the Line!
Anand vs Kasparov, 2000 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 32 moves, 0-1

KID, Ivan Tut The Great!
Le Quang Liem vs I Cheparinov, 2011 
(E99) King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 45 moves, 0-1

Cornered in the corner of 2011
Le Quang Liem vs McShane, 2011 
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 46 moves, 1-0

Its just a matter of time KIDdie!!!
Wang Hao vs Grischuk, 2011 
(E63) King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation, 36 moves, 1-0

The Pumper!
B Maryasin vs Barsov, 1998
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 62 moves, 0-1

French Fries! My favorite!
P Van der Sterren vs M Gurevich, 1987
(C11) French, 59 moves, 0-1

Extra! Extra! A Champion becomes the Pretender!
Zsuzsa Polgar vs Karpov, 1992 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 36 moves, 1-0

Marginalized Vision
V Gashimov vs Ivanchuk, 2011 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 33 moves, 1-0

Mamaaaa! Levon is bullying meeee!!!
A Giri vs Aronian, 2011 
(A89) Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6, 40 moves, 0-1

A French disguised as cKn! wheew
Yu Yangyi vs Ni Hua, 2011 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 32 moves, 0-1

Upto the Last Mohican! Comrade!
Ding Liren vs Li Chao, 2011 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 82 moves, 1-0

Nigel's Short Barrelled Gun!!!
R Shetty vs Short, 2011 
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 38 moves, 0-1

Short's Time!!!
Short vs J Wismeijer, 2011 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 19 moves, 1-0

Geller's Leggers!!!
Fischer vs Geller, 1967 
(B89) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Vlad's a Teen Brat!!! Says me.
Shilov vs Kramnik, 1987 
(B33) Sicilian, 37 moves, 0-1

Averkin's Kin!!!
Spassky vs Averkin, 1973 
(B44) Sicilian, 35 moves, 1-0

Hi Dao! How r u?
T Dao vs Kasparov, 2001 
(E34) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation, 27 moves, 0-1

Nigel's Spanish Girlfriend!!!
Short vs A Illner, 2011 
(C49) Four Knights, 44 moves, 1-0

Blitzing Caro!!!
M Vachier-Lagrave vs A Neiksans, 2010
(B01) Scandinavian, 33 moves, 1-0

Wow! Black Slav!!!
Ivanchuk vs Z Andriasian, 2010
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 43 moves, 0-1

Blinded by the Horse's Foot!!!
Tkachiev vs Ivanchuk, 2010
(A57) Benko Gambit, 40 moves, 0-1

She Mastered the 'Wrath of a Woman'!!!
Judit Polgar vs W Moranda, 2010
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 48 moves, 1-0

Cavalier Horsemen and Strong Towers!!!
Jobava vs E Inarkiev, 2010
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 37 moves, 0-1

A Sure Slav!
S Shankland vs Shabalov, 2011 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 39 moves, 0-1

A Semi-Slav!!!
Kaidanov vs S Shankland, 2011 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 18 moves, 0-1

A Scan The Avian Flu!!!
Anand vs Lautier, 1997 
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1-0

The Ever Reliable Sicilian Defense!
Mamedyarov vs Gelfand, 2011 
(B87) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5, 39 moves, 0-1

China vs. Philippines! On Disputed Islets!
W So vs Sasikiran, 2011 
(B67) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7, 38 moves, 1-0

Philippines vs. Italy! Long lost friends!
W So vs Caruana, 2011 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

Czeckoslovakia vs. Philippines! Can not Czeck!
V Laznicka vs W So, 2011 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 39 moves, 1-0

Philippines vs. India! Feels like a drawn Soccer Game!
W So vs Negi, 2011 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 30 moves, 1/2-1/2

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