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P Ds to Open Flame Games
Compiled by fredthebear
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Selection of grand and ghoulish games from the greats and ghosts of Albania, Austria, Bavaria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Romania, Slovenia, Serbia, etc. etc. Sit back and enjoy the show which includes dancing elephants behind the iron curtain, elves of Latvia, the giant black Russian, magic, mystery and the court jester, Philidor of St. Cecilia.

Thank you to Mughug, Jungol, ChessCoachClark.

prime rib says EG a blitz opening tried by Black:
White should take on d5 and play Qe2, Nc3 winning e4 pawn. Qd1 backward move and d3 are fine.

Alekhine Def: Maroczy Var (B02) 0-1 Beware same side B&N
J Lastovicka vs F Vykydal, 1971 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 12 moves, 0-1

Black cannot mirror White in the Russian Game
O Bernstein vs NN, 1931 
(000) Chess variants, 14 moves, 1-0

Odds game produces Legal's mate w/an extra step!
Smith vs NN, 1852 
(000) Chess variants, 11 moves, 1-0

The pawn looks free for the taking
G Welling vs T Veugen, 1979 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 4 moves, 1-0

Uncommon (A00) 1-0 Like a Lion/Philidor Defense Bxf7
E Reinhardt vs Reiss, 1934 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 10 moves, 1-0

Van't Kruijs (A00) 0-1 Heed warning -- Develop Ns & Bs before Q
Kusin vs Warfalamejew, 1973 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 4 moves, 0-1

Barnes Opening: Walkerling (A00) 1-0 1 defender isn't enough
H Walkerling vs Nagy, 1930 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 12 moves, 1-0

French Exchange/Petroff Structure Van't Kruijs (A00) ∑ 0-1
Tartakower vs Fahrni, 1911 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 50 moves, 0-1

Philidor Countergambit (C41) 1-0 It went according to plan
Fischer vs K Chaney, 1964 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Italian Fork Trick (C46) 0-1 ...b5 Q trap
R Rysan vs M Drtina, 1994 
(C46) Three Knights, 10 moves, 0-1

Legall's Mate in the Italian Game
F Knauer vs H Boehm, 1995 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 8 moves, 1-0

Legall's Mate: Good to know miniature
A Cheron vs Jeanloz, 1929 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 8 moves, 1-0

King Pawn Game: Napoleon Attack (C20) ∑ 0-1
Napoleon Bonaparte vs The Turk, 1809 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 0-1

Alapin Opening (C20) 1-0 Kingside attack
Charousek vs Englander, 1894 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Calabrese Countergambit (C23) ∑ 0-1
M Hewitt vs Steinitz, 1866 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 26 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: Calabrese CG (C23) 0-1 White Q attacks alone
Otto vs Von Der Lasa, 1839 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 24 moves, 0-1

prime rib 1 Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer V Main line Nxe5
Rublevsky vs E Maljutin, 1991 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

prime rib 2, Latvian G Accepted. Bilguer V, Q trade, tactics up
G Laderchi vs J Malmstroem, 1997
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Damiano Variation (C42) 1-0 Book Trap Blindfolded
Koltanowski vs Diller, 1960 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 5 moves, 1-0

Let's be reminded of the amateur missing the fork
Koltanowski vs K Cable, 1960 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: Hanham Var (C41) 1-0 Let me count the ways
Koltanowski vs Denhaene, 1931 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

The Black queen is overworked
Koltanowski vs McKeag, 1936 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

3...Bc5 is not so good for Black
Koltanowski vs J Spence, 1960 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

BA1 Cochrane Gambit. Bishop check line (C42) ∑ 1-0
Cochrane vs Mohishunder, 1848 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

BA2 Cochrane Gambit. Center Variation (C42) ∑ 1-0
M Galyas vs F Pasztor, 1999 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

BA3 Cochrane Gambit. Center Variation (C42) ∑ 1-0
Messinger vs M Rack, 1989 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

BA4 Cochrane Gambit. Center Variation (C42) ∑ 1-0
A Vitolinsh vs V Meijers, 1989 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

BA5 Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit (C42) ∑ 1/2-1/2
Topalov vs Kramnik, 1999 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

Philidor Alapin-Blackburne Gambit (C41) 0-1 Dangerous!
Szigethy vs L Deak, 1988 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 10 moves, 0-1

Philidor: Lopez Countergambit (C41) ∑ 1-0 miniature
J Blake vs G A Hooke, 1891 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

A simple 7 ... Qf6 holds things together for Black
G Robinson vs C Davie, 1916 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Boden-Kieseritsky Gambit (C42) 0-1 Fiction!?
Hartlaub vs Lasker, 1911 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 9 moves, 0-1

KGD similar to a Philidor; Old old game!
Ruy Lopez vs G da Cutri, 1575 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 12 moves, 1-0

KGD similar to a Philidor
J Chamouillet vs NN, 1849 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 12 moves, 1-0

KGD similar to a Philidor; Legal's Mate
Blackburne vs NN, 1885  
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 13 moves, 1-0

KGD Philidor's type defense; A Knight on the 6th
Jong vs Jacobson, 1918
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 15 moves, 1-0

KGD Philidor's type defense; White infiltrates
Short vs H Wright, 1974 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 30 moves, 1-0

KGD Philidor's type defense
I Maclellan vs D Thompson, 1984 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 8 moves, 0-1

King's Gambit: Declined. Petrov's Defense (C30) ∑ 0-1
Chigorin vs O Bernstein, 1903 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 32 moves, 0-1

A defense to be aware of
Beer vs Carter, 1988 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

Special Miniature: Alekhine's Block w/Classic B Sac
B Wall vs B Brooks, 1973 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 16 moves, 1-0

D1) Petrov Def Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1/2- Ez, no problems
F Vallejo Pons vs Ivanchuk, 2006 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

D2) Petrov Def Nimzowitsch Attack(C42) 1/2-Keep calm under fire
E Safarli vs Ramesh, 2006 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

D3) Petrov Def Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1/2- Popular W approach
Kramnik vs Adams, 2006 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

D4) Petrov Def Classical Attack. Jaenisch (C42) 1/2-Instructive
Leko vs Bacrot, 2006 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

D5) Petrov Def Classical Attack. Jaenisch(C42) 1/2-Fork tactics
Svidler vs Kramnik, 2006 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 39 moves, 1/2-1/2

Z1 The immune knight becomes a real problem
Sid Ali Gheroufella vs D Salim, 2000
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 28 moves, 1-0

Z2 Wht fianchetto backfires; exchanges allow Blk to rob pin
Dubois vs G De Koucheleff, 1880
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 26 moves, 0-1

Z3 Long range pieces reign against exposed royalty
A Mathiassen vs S Sorensen, 1862 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 28 moves, 0-1

Z4 W knabs overworked pawn, B offers Q sac to expose pin
M Kloss vs E J Diemer, 1959 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 0-1

Z5 The open f-file is a decisive highway for Black
F Bernsdorfer vs W Hasenfuss, 1937 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 21 moves, 0-1

Z6 Black doubles on 2nd rank w/Q, arranges discovered #
H Kloss vs E J Diemer, 1959 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Z7 White must reconsider his exchanges
A Hariman vs P Mary, 2000 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 25 moves, 0-1

Z8 Central sacrifices can be productive, but not here
T Pym vs G J Dannenberg, 2006 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 39 moves, 0-1

Z9 Game Changer Pin: 22...Bb6 and 23...Nde5 robs it
B Kovacevic vs D D Milutinovic, 2008 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 30 moves, 0-1

Z10 EG: Black has outside majority & White runs out of moves
R J Sutton vs M Wojnar, 2006 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 39 moves, 0-1

Z11 Typical Q check and fork miniature
M Duppel vs P Rouzaud, 2001 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 8 moves, 0-1

Z14 Keres wins his last game with the Latvian
Vassaguron vs Keres, 1972 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 48 moves, 0-1

Z15 White re-deploys too often; Black exchange sac finalizes!
C A Young vs D Lemoir, 1999
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 32 moves, 0-1

Black has space advantage but White hits f7
Alekhine vs Fine, 1937 
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Classic (B06) Robatsch, 22 moves, 1-0 Remove the Defender!
Steinitz vs Mongredien, 1863 
(B06) Robatsch, 22 moves, 1-0

Lion Def. Anti-Philidor. Lion's Cave (B07) 1-0 R sac, Arabian#
Z Andriasian vs B Burg, 2013 
(B07) Pirc, 29 moves, 1-0

Lion/Philidor (Not a Pirc) Defense (B07) 0-1 Black has passers
Q Seijp V/d vs T Kett, 2014 
(B07) Pirc, 28 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense (B07) 0-1 Queenside passers will pay off
A Moiseenko vs Caruana, 2014 
(B07) Pirc, 43 moves, 0-1

Knight swap w/eyes wide shut; Double B bombing!
J Horvath vs Zsuzsa Polgar, 1981 
(C00) French Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

King Pawn Game 1.e4 e5 2.b3 Bc5 (C20) 1-0 Dbl R's on h-file
J Meyer vs R Klees, 2001 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 1-0

Game 25 The Black rook works behind White lines
Blackburne vs Lasker, 1892 
(C22) Center Game, 50 moves, 0-1

Center Game: Paulsen Attack (C22) 0-1 Notes by JHB; Q batteries
J G Colbourne vs Blackburne, 1892  
(C22) Center Game, 17 moves, 0-1

Philidor/Vienna Game (C25) ∑ 1-0
I Ujhazi vs B Ivanovic, 1963
(C25) Vienna, 53 moves, 1-0

KGA Bishop's Gambit Bledow CG (C33) 0-1 Battery open g-file
R Eames vs Adams, 2010 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 21 moves, 0-1

Damiano, Chigorin Gambit (C40) 1-0 3...Qf7 Family Fork Set-Up
J Westman vs E Havansi, 1964 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 16 moves, 1-0

K Pawn: Busch-Gass Gambit (C40) 1-0 The Krejcik queen trap
J Krejcik vs Baumgartner, 1914 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 7 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted 3.exf5 Nc6 4.d4 (C40) 1/2-1/2
K Richter vs V Petrov, 1936
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 50 moves, 1/2-1/2

Elephant Gambit: Wasp Variation (C40) ∑ 1-0 WILD
M Lange vs NN, 1855 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 15 moves, 1-0

Elephant Gambit: Maroczy (C40) 0-1 Q sac removes the defender
Poehlmann vs E J Diemer, 1947 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

prime rib gives simple White approach to Elephant's Gambit
F Shiraliyeva vs N Mehbalieva, 2001
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 41 moves, 1-0

prime rib exd5 line, hit e4 pawn, model win, extra pawn counts
E Ghaem Maghami vs P Skatchkov, 2013
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 48 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bronstein Attack (C40) 1-0 DB UNLOADS
Bronstein vs V Mikenas, 1941 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Elephant Gambit: A game of chase
E Thorold vs F Deacon, 1860 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 36 moves, 0-1

Elephant Gambit: After giveway, the pin is decisive
E Cravens vs K Kluge, 1996 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 31 moves, 0-1

Discovered double check on the open e-file
A Toth vs C Guerra Costa, 1999 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 9 moves, 1-0

Discovered check wins the loose queen
NN vs Greco, 1620 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 10 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Mayet Attk Poisoned Pawn (C40) NN had a chance!
NN vs Greco, 1590 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 16 moves, 0-1

Twas known as Greco Counter-Gambit before renamed; Castle up!
NN vs Greco, 1620 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 21 moves, 0-1

Spanish Schleimann Def. Jaenisch G. Acptd (C40) 0-1 Full devel
Schlezer vs Chigorin, 1878 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 12 moves, 0-1

Three Knights Opening (C46) 1-0 Nge7 chopped up again!
A A Smorodsky vs B Gregory, 1914 
(C46) Three Knights, 24 moves, 1-0

anti-Marshall Max Lange Attack in the Urusov move-order
A Cheron vs L Steiner, 1928 
(C56) Two Knights, 33 moves, 0-1

There's no more sudden knockout than discovered double check!!
E F Wendell vs Dr. Lindos, 1903 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 9 moves, 1-0

Elephant Gambit: General (C40) 1-0 Cross-pin again!
W Schelfhout vs NN, 1910 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 10 moves, 1-0

Elephant Gambit: Wasp Var (C40) 0-1 She can't do it by herself
NN vs Bronstein, 1954 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 12 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer (C40) 0-1 You've been warned
Fischer vs V Pupols, 1955 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 44 moves, 0-1

Get every piece in play
Tal vs Lutikov, 1964 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Blistering Black Attack
Gligoric vs Holze, 1970 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 19 moves, 0-1

Even Steven Throughout
Tal vs A Freidl, 1970 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 36 moves, 1/2-1/2

Beautiful fork or mate
Romanishin vs H Van Riemsdijk, 1979 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 27 moves, 1-0

White is up the exchange and two pawns but loses
R Kobs vs P Hammer, 1987 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 32 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Mayet Attack (C40) ∑ 0-1
Gamman vs Blackburne, 1869  
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 31 moves, 0-1

Great imagination from the Carribean Tal
T Sakelsek vs P Corbin, 2004 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 24 moves, 0-1

QxN?
T W Barnes vs Morphy, 1858 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Don't wait a move!
Bird vs Morphy, 1858 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 29 moves, 0-1

A different approach to the Philidor; Knight penetration
Morphy vs Harrwitz, 1858 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 35 moves, 1-0

Notes by J. Lowenthal
Morphy vs H Baucher, 1858  
(C41) Philidor Defense, 29 moves, 1-0

The Most Famous Game
Morphy vs Duke Karl / Count Isouard, 1858  
(C41) Philidor Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

Schlechter's gems; 2 Bishops vs Rook Ending
Schlechter vs Alekhine, 1910 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 34 moves, 1-0

Masterful Rook Use: Penetrate, Capture, Cut-off, Support
Schlechter vs J Mason, 1903 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 47 moves, 1-0

If 3...Bg4, Black play the gambit 4...Nd7
Kolisch vs Geake, 1860 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

Classic (C41) Philidor Defense, 50 moves, 1-0
Steinitz vs G MacDonnell, 1865 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 50 moves, 1-0

Classic Philidor Defense: Exchange Variation (C41) ∑ 1-0
Anderssen vs Paulsen, 1873 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 54 moves, 1-0

Philidor, Hanham. Steiner Variation (C41) 1-0 Casual game
Fischer vs Fine, 1963 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 10 moves, 1-0

Phase 2
Fischer vs A Sandrin, 1964 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 38 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 0-1 Black Q hung 3 different ways!?!
E MacDonald vs Burn, 1910 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 49 moves, 0-1

SW-- Alternate 46. Nfg6+ Kh7 47. Rh8# Hook Mate with N support
Seirawan vs L Christiansen, 1997 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 55 moves, 1-0

An early Philidor, pry open the h-file, back rank mate
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 21 moves, 1-0

Philidor Hanham. Delmar Var. (C41) 1-0 Lose a pawn, not game
K Milotzki vs A Sandrin, 1976 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 6 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def: Nimzowitsch. Rellstab Var(C41) 1-0 2-sided danger
F Manca vs F Braga, 1992 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

Philidor Exchange Var (C41) 1-0 This beauty never happened?!
E Z Adams vs Carlos Torre, 1920 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Castling opposite, pawn storm, Black's queen romps!
K Havasi vs Breyer, 1917 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 30 moves, 0-1

Miniature mate on f7
S Simov vs A Aleksandrov, 2003 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

This one resembles a kingside Boden's mate
O Krause vs B Leussen, 1908 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

The pawn was poisoned; Queen check and fork LPDO
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 6 moves, 1-0

Philidor book trap on the half-open d-file
O Dancevski vs D Gjorgjieski, 2002 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 6 moves, 1-0

A different ending to the same book trap
Y Rantanen vs T Tuomala, 1992 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 10 moves, 1-0

You copied your opponent's moves in a symmetrical position in w
Ed. Lasker vs Alekhine, 1908 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 32 moves, 0-1

The famous original Legall's mate
De Legal vs Saint Brie, 1750 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 7 moves, 1-0

Center pawn duo and fianchetto against Philidor
Korchnoi vs Guimard, 1960 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 59 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: Exchange Variation (C41) 1-0 N sac, R pin
Grischuk vs Bacrot, 2004 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 55 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 0-1 Boden's Mate by Boden!
R Schulder vs S Boden, 1853 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 15 moves, 0-1

Philidor Countergambit (C41) 0-1 The hangin' queen mate
Dupre vs Carlos Torre, 1927 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 10 moves, 0-1

Philidor Def: Larsen Var (C41) 1-0 POTD 6/6/6 Bxf7+ Deflection
M McCann vs B Wall, 1975 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def (C41) 1-0 Pseudo legal's mate w/2 bishops
T Draisma vs J de Graaf, 1954 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def (C41) 1-0 Dbl discovered check is often decisive
Kupfer vs Silski, 1881 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 10 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 1-0 Gain time, Remove the Guard
V Castaldi vs Tartakower, 1937 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 16 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: Nimzowitsch Variation (C41) 0-1 Dbl Rook Sac
O Bernstein vs Tartakower, 1937 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 13 moves, 0-1

Philidor Defense: Exchange Variation (C41) 1-0 hole on f6
Wall vs Kubasek, 1974 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Op: Boden-Kieseritsky G. (C42) 1-0 Defend w/a passer
Steinitz vs Bird, 1862 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Six pawns on the 4th rank
Cochrane vs Mohishunder, 1855 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 50 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Boden-Kieseritsky G (C42) 1-0 Legal's mate
Taylor vs K Dreyer, 1934 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

Boden-Kieseritsky Gambit (C42) 1-0 Notes by Steinitz
W Pollock vs Burille, 1889  
(C42) Petrov Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

French Attack, 6. Be2!?
Shumov vs Jaenisch, 1868 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 29 moves, 1-0

Double Mill?
Winawer vs Shumov, 1875 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

Urusov Gambit (C42) 0-1. Lengthy MG; lots of piece actions
R Franz vs Mayet, 1858 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 69 moves, 0-1

A quick draw on one open file
Schlechter vs Teichmann, 1894
(C42) Petrov Defense, 18 moves, 1/2-1/2

'LES PIONS SONT L' ¬ME DES …CHECS'
G Marco vs Pillsbury, 1896 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 50 moves, 0-1

Two bishops are better than two kNights
Schlechter vs J Mason, 1899 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 38 moves, 1-0

Drawish opposite colored bishops
Teichmann vs Schlechter, 1903
(C42) Petrov Defense, 32 moves, 1/2-1/2

A Masterful Mate to be!
Janowski vs Schlechter, 1902 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) ∑ 0-1
Ed. Lasker vs Marshall, 1926 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 27 moves, 0-1

only one of two losses that Capa suffered against Marshall in o
Capablanca vs Marshall, 1913 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 53 moves, 0-1

Black's game flows easily
Tartakower vs Spielmann, 1913
(C42) Petrov Defense, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

A good example of the drawishness of one open file
Tartakower vs L Zuckerbaecker, 1914
(C42) Petrov Defense, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Attack (Transposition to French, Exchange Variation)
Alekhine vs Bogoljubov, 1942 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 64 moves, 1-0

16.Ne5 was NOT out of the question
Keres vs C H Alexander, 1954 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Stafford Gambit (C42) ∑ 0-1
Lowens vs Stafford, 1950 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 6 moves, 0-1

Wrong Way to Unpin
S Isaksson vs H Broberger, 1976 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

Vishy got Zapped!
A Zapata vs Anand, 1988 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 6 moves, 1-0

Its a stalemate position had Kasparov taken the rook
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1985 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 67 moves, 1-0

Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42); instructive ending
Spassky vs J C Hawksworth, 1987 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 47 moves, 1-0

French Attack, 6. d4 Be7?!
Kasparov vs Fritz, 1992 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 33 moves, 1-0

White sacrifices the exchange
Short vs Gelfand, 1991 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

Not a long Tg of war!
Tg Zulkifli vs W Lai, 1992 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Don't take her she's all I've got
NN vs E Fossan, 1991 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 5 moves, 1-0

TCSC #163
Kasparov vs Timman, 1994 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 30 moves, 1-0

It looks like a Nimzovitch defense w/0-0
Morozevich vs Shirov, 1999 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 57 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: French Attack (C42) 1/2-1/2 d3 then d4
Short vs Timman, 1999
(C42) Petrov Defense, 19 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Classical Attack Jaenisch Var (C42)1-0Forcing Passer
Kasparov vs Adams, 2002 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 47 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 Wham! Bam!
Ponomariov vs Gelfand, 2008 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

How to draw instead of Wham! Bam!
Anand vs Gelfand, 2007 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Jaenisch (C42)Notes by R. Keene
Leko vs Kramnik, 2004  
(C42) Petrov Defense, 65 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 0-1 Zugzwang Ending
Ivanchuk vs Wang Yue, 2009 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 51 moves, 0-1

Ponmariov's 1st loss with the Petroff
Caruana vs Ponomariov, 2014 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 41 moves, 1-0

Petrov Def. Classical Attack. Jaenisch (C42) 1-0R fork on 5th
Anand vs Kramnik, 2005 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: French Attack (C42) 1-0 R is immune from capture
Rublevsky vs Jakovenko, 2005 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 50 moves, 1-0

Bishop-Pawn Link traps Black Queen at 18. h4
F Sanchez Aller vs A Gonzalez de la Nava, 2001 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 21 moves, 1-0

One move traps, attacks Queen in the Center at game's end
Sutovsky vs E Inarkiev, 2009 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 1-0

Classical Attack. Jaenisch Variation (C42)
Judit Polgar vs Karpov, 2003 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
Petrosian vs Nersesov, 1944 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 16 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) ∑ 0-1
Short vs Karpov, 2002 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 53 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Berger Variation (C42) ∑ 0-1
Morozevich vs Karpov, 2002 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 97 moves, 0-1

Russian Game:Kaufmann Attk (C42) 1-0 Terrific cross pin finish
Larry Evans vs Bisguier, 1959 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Turn the tables; hunter becomes the hunted
NN vs Zukertort, 1862 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 10 moves, 0-1

Game 21 Closed queenside allows kingside attack
Tarrasch vs G Marco, 1898 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 34 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 Bravo Chucky!
Ivanchuk vs Gelfand, 2010 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 32 moves, 1-0

French XRussian Game: Classical Attack. Staunton Var (C42) Draw
M Muzychuk vs A Muzychuk, 2009 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 21 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Game: Classical Attack (C42) 0-1 Lost on time?
Winawer vs Blackburne, 1880 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 19 moves, 0-1

Russian, Classical. Chigorin Var (C42) 0-1 HP's 1st win over EL
Lasker vs Pillsbury, 1895 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 33 moves, 0-1

Russian Game French Attack (C42) 1-0 Don't assume he'll play d4
Tarrasch vs Alapin, 1889 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 6 moves, 1-0

Russian Game (C42) 0-1 Cut-off the Bishop w/pawn taps
J Cook vs Roubal, 1982 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 9 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack (C42) 1-0Logical, crushing drive
J Cervenka vs NN, 2002 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. O-O O-O 7. c4
A Petrov vs Allies, 1837 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. O-O O-O 7. c4
A Petrov vs Jaenisch, 1844 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack Center (C43) 0-1 White too exposed
Macieja vs Rozentalis, 1999 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 34 moves, 0-1

3...exd4 4.e5 Ne4 5.Qxd4 d5 6.exd6 Nxd6 (Main Line) 7. Bg5!?
Steinitz vs Pillsbury, 1896 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 64 moves, 1-0

Steinitz Variation (5. Qe2)
Steinitz vs Pillsbury, 1895 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 60 moves, 1-0

Beautiful Skewer and Bxf2+ trap of the Queen
H McMahon vs Marshall, 1897 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 7 moves, 0-1

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. O-O O-O 7. c4 c6?!
Maroczy vs Marshall, 1900 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 61 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. O-O O-O 7. c4 c6?!
Chigorin vs Pillsbury, 1900 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 37 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 0-1 Another uncastled K walk
S T King vs E S Maguire, 1896  
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Nd7 6. Nxf7!?
I Zaitsev vs Karpov, 1966 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

Discovered Check on the open e-file
Fischer vs R Chalker, 1964 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 11 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern, Cntr Attack (C43) 1-0 Bad black P structu
Gurgenidze vs G Borisenko, 1971
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 42 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Nd7 6. Nxf7!?
Gurgenidze vs R Bellin, 1977 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Trifunovic Variation (C43) 1/2-1/2
Tal vs Karpov, 1975
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 30 moves, 1/2-1/2

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Bd6
G Timoshchenko vs Yusupov, 1979
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 26 moves, 0-1

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. O-O O-O 7. Nd2
Tseshkovsky vs Yusupov, 1979
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 84 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. O-O O-O 7. Nc3
Geller vs Yusupov, 1980
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 58 moves, 0-1

3...Nxe4 Main Line
Geller vs Smyslov, 1981
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 52 moves, 1/2-1/2

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. Nc3 Nxc3 7. bxc3 O-O 8. O-O
Geller vs Yusupov, 1983 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

Trifunovic Variation
Tal vs Yusupov, 1988 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 39 moves, 1-0

Trifunovic Variation
Timman vs Yusupov, 1992 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 52 moves, 1-0

Trifunovic Variation
Kasparov vs Timman, 1991 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 74 moves, 1/2-1/2

Trifunovich Variation
Kasparov vs Anand, 1991 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

It pays to block the pawn in front of the king
Judit Polgar vs N Gaprindashvili, 1990 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 31 moves, 0-1

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 Nc6!? 5. Bxe4 d5
Timman vs Murey, 1993 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 54 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Bd6
Kamsky vs Karpov, 1996 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 29 moves, 0-1

3...Nxe4 Main Line
Timman vs Yusupov, 1992 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 31 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Nc6
Ivanchuk vs Yusupov, 1995
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 38 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. O-O O-O 7. c4 Nc6
Ivanchuk vs Yusupov, 1995 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 62 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 4. Bd3 d5 5. Nxe5 Bd6 6. O-O O-O 7. c4 Nc6
Shirov vs Yusupov, 1997 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 36 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Qh4
Kasparov vs Ivanchuk, 1992 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 50 moves, 1-0

Murey Variation
Ivanchuk vs Anand, 1994 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 55 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Bd6
Kasparov vs Piket, 1999 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 41 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Qh4
Anand vs Ivanchuk, 1993 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Bd6
Shirov vs Kramnik, 1998 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 63 moves, 1-0

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Bd6
Shirov vs Kramnik, 1998 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Q dancing
Shirov vs Anand, 1997
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 58 moves, 1/2-1/2

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Bd6
Motylev vs Kramnik, 2005 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

3...Nxe4 Main Line, 7...Bd6
Rublevsky vs Kramnik, 2005 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

Petrov, Modern Attk. Center Var (C43) 1-0 Qside attack, K walk
Kotronias vs S Atalik, 1987 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

The tables turn quickly
de Riviere vs Anderssen, 1860 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 39 moves, 0-1

prime rib 1 Jaenisch ...Nf6, d4, ...d6, model piece play
M Gongora Reyes vs F Gomez, 2001
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 40 moves, 0-1

prime rib 2 Jaenisch line, Bb5, ...Be7, ...Qd7, good EG
T Upton vs D Boros, 2009
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 35 moves, 0-1

prime rib 3 D3 inverted Hanham line, GM model draw
Csom vs Suetin, 1970
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

prime rib 4 D3, ...a5, g6, Bg7 line, exchange sac, kside attack
M Boe vs G Welling, 1995
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 0-1

prime rib 5 Transposes to Scotch G, Dubois, PME
G Lang vs J Maciel, 1995 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 30 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 White defies h6
S Hosea vs P A Fontaine, 2009 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 29 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Relfsson Gambit (C44) 1-0 U don't C this Everyday
Birchbeer vs NN, 1995 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 8 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Urusov G. Keidansky G. (C24) 1-0 Boden's Mate
H Faehndrich vs Steinitz, 1897 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 19 moves, 1-0

How not to play Philidor (C41) for beginners.
N Karaklajic vs A Fuderer, 1955 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 7 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 0-1 Dbl Rook sacs, Dbl Minors sacs!!!
Rodzynski vs Alekhine, 1913 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 15 moves, 0-1

Philidor Def: Exchange Variation (C41) 1-0Prevents escape on f7
Alekhine vs Hoelscher, 1933 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense / Phildor (B07) 0-1Aggressive Rook play both sides
Browne vs Gulko, 1991
(B07) Pirc, 45 moves, 0-1

Philidor Def (C41) 1-0 W avoids draw by three-fold repetition
Karjakin vs Carlsen, 2013 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 42 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Mason Countergambit (C40) 0-1 Pile on the pin
D G Baird vs Blackburne, 1898 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 30 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Mason CG (C40) 1-0 Self-pin; remove defender
Blackburne vs W Pollock, 1888  
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Chigorin Variation (C42) 1-0
Anand vs Judit Polgar, 2003 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 41 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Chigorin Variation (C42) 1-0
Anand vs Karpov, 1999 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 45 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Chigorin (C42) 1-0 e-file flame
V Gashimov vs J Smeets, 2010 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 33 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Chigorin (C42) 0-1 Back ranker
Ivanchuk vs Anand, 1988 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 18 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack (C42) 1-0Central miscalculation
G Neumann vs J Minckwitz, 1870 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

Russian Game Classical Attack. Marshall Var(C42) 0-1Resting Qs
Janowski vs Marshall, 1912 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Marshall (C42) 0-1 Jalapenos!
R Vollmar vs D Ackerman, 1949
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit. Center Var (C42) 1-0 Windmill
Stellwagen vs S Alavi, 1999 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit. Center Var (C42) 1-0 Rf7+ coming
Stellwagen vs G van Lingen, 2000 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 19 moves, 1-0

Russian, Cochrane Gambit. Bishop check line (C42) 1-0 Namesaked
Cochrane vs Mohishunder, 1855
(C42) Petrov Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit. Center Var (C42) 1-0 Up 3 pawns
Stellwagen vs I Smirnov, 2002 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 39 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 R sac creates K walk
Leko vs V Gashimov, 2008 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 57 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 Unpin immediately
Leko vs J Smeets, 2010 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 45 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 En prise MADNESS
Karjakin vs Kramnik, 2010 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 32 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1/2-1/2 Photo
Svidler vs Anand, 2005 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 19 moves, 1/2-1/2

Anand shows great technique in a R+2P v R endgame
Anand vs Shirov, 2004 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 56 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Jaenisch (C42) 0-1Black K advan
Shirov vs Anand, 2003
(C42) Petrov Defense, 73 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Staunton Var (C42) 1-0 Photo
Svidler vs Morozevich, 2005 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 70 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Var (C43) 1-0 Pawn pokes
Anand vs Kramnik, 2009 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 30 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 1-0 Bf6 block is coffin nails
Fischer vs E German, 1962 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 30 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Var (C43) 0-1 Doubled pawns
Sutovsky vs Shirov, 2007
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 75 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Closed position
F Ercan vs M Gonzalez Amaya, 2009 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights (C42) 1-0 Discovered check coming
Koltanowski vs M Stephens, 1946 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Loose Black Q
Tarrasch vs Gruenfeld, 1922 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Skewer; gets worse
B Tillema vs H Mekkes, 2000
(C42) Petrov Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 P breakthrough
Rozentalis vs Chekhov, 1985 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 40 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Q bests R&B EG
A Becker vs Euwe, 1929 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 56 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game(C42) 1-0Well-played both wings
R Masiyazi vs S Namangale, 2005 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 62 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Early R lift
Psakhis vs Yusupov, 1980
(C42) Petrov Defense, 64 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game(C42) 1-0It got away from Black
S Rotenstein vs Gruenfeld, 1928
(C42) Petrov Defense, 65 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Bishop pair wins
B Khetsuriani vs H Kefalis, 2001
(C42) Petrov Defense, 68 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Mason-Showalter (C42) 1-0 Q sac
Psakhis vs Martinovsky, 1989 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Damiano. Kholmov G. (C42) 1-0 Lethal Bishop Pair
A Steinkuehler vs Horwitz, 1861 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

Urusov G /Scotch G. Advance Var (C44) 1-0 Pin allows royal fork
D Joncic vs L Juen, 2005
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 15 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Def. Fried Liver Attack (C57) 1-0 Double Rs Sac
Speelman vs J T Fletcher, 1969 
(C57) Two Knights, 18 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Ponziani Gambit (C24)1-0 Q deflection, P mate
D Ponziani vs NN, 1769 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 10 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 Qside attacks
Lasker vs Marshall, 1914 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 29 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 Deflection 31.b4!
McShane vs Lahno, 2004 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 40 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Urusov Gambit (C24)1-0 Rob the pin, spearhead
I A Horowitz vs NN, 1939 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 14 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 0-1Get a winning idea and make it happen
O de la Riva Aguado vs Bologan, 2001 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 49 moves, 0-1

Urusov Gambit>Scotch G. Anderssen Attack (C56) 1-0 Back ranker
Tartakower vs M Billecard, 1907 
(C56) Two Knights, 27 moves, 1-0

Italian, Scotch Gambit. Anderssen Attack (C56) 0-1 Dbl R Sacs
Euwe vs Reti, 1920 
(C56) Two Knights, 22 moves, 0-1

Philidor Defense: Hanham Variation (C41) 1-0 Q trap
Krogius vs N Aratovsky, 1945 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Var 3.d4 (C43) 1-0 B blast
Chigorin vs S F Lebedev, 1900 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 22 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 0-1Passer alters outcome
M Delgado Crespo vs V Bashkite, 2008
(C42) Petrov Defense, 40 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Modern Attack Center Var(C43) 1-0R sac, cut-off K
O Korneev vs C Humeau, 2005 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 18 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 Knight inflicts pain
Svidler vs Kramnik, 2005 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 48 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Var (C43) 1-0 Spearhead
C Lip vs N Mills, 2001 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

Philidor / Scotch Declined (C41) 1-0 P thrust, R sac, spearhead
Kasparov vs R Abud, 2004 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

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