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2009 pun contest
Compiled by kevin86
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Here are the winners of CG.com's puzzle oun contest.

1-THE WINNER:Holy queen sac,Basman!!
F Babar vs M Basman, 1993 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 36 moves, 0-1

2-Bonn Fire
Kramnik vs Anand, 2008 
(D49) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran, 35 moves, 0-1

3-the marjanov error
Kasparov vs Marjanovic, 1980 
(E17) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

4--Book em Panno
Panno vs Spassky, 1955 
(A04) Reti Opening, 33 moves, 1-0

5-Kavalanche
Gufeld vs Kavalek, 1962 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 32 moves, 0-1

6-fine slew (a spoonerism on swine flu
Fine vs Botvinnik, 1938  
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 31 moves, 1-0

7-Black be Nimzo,black win quick
H K Mattison vs Nimzowitsch, 1929  
(E21) Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights, 23 moves, 0-1

8-McHail's Navy
Tal vs Koblents, 1957 
(B63) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 37 moves, 1-0

9-Levon on a high note
Aronian vs Leko, 2009 
(E55) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation, 54 moves, 1-0

10-"no country for old men"
Spassky vs Fischer, 1992 
(D27) Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical, 50 moves, 1-0

11-who let the pawns out?
Kramnik vs Kasparov, 1994 
(E93) King's Indian, Petrosian System, 41 moves, 1-0

12-Sham Wow
L Shamkovich vs Benko, 1978 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 34 moves, 1-0

13-a fine line
Fischer vs Fine, 1963 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 17 moves, 1-0

14-Capa don't preach
Capablanca vs Lasker, 1921  
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 46 moves, 1-0

15-knight after knight
G MacDonnell vs Bird, 1874 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 38 moves, 0-1

16-Indian's queen defense
Topalov vs Anand, 2005 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 97 moves, 1/2-1/2

17-broken hjarted
Tal vs Hjartarson, 1987 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 43 moves, 1-0

Good Will Hunting
Steinitz vs Chigorin, 1892 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

It's not Euwe till it's over
Vidmar vs Euwe, 1929 
(A48) King's Indian, 37 moves, 1-0

Nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition
Tal vs Geller, 1958 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 33 moves, 1-0

The Sultan of Suat
S Atalik vs Sax, 1997 
(E37) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 26 moves, 1-0

The full Monti
Bogoljubov vs M Monticelli, 1930 
(E21) Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights, 39 moves, 0-1

The way to win a queen is to b1
Miles vs Yusupov, 1985 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 24 moves, 0-1

Boogie Knights
NN vs Blackburne, 1871  
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 21 moves, 0-1

Better luck to Moro
Ivanchuk vs Morozevich, 1996 
(C11) French, 34 moves, 1-0

Ashes Tarrasches
Tarrasch vs Allies, 1914  
(A03) Bird's Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

c4 yourself
Seirawan vs Browne, 1979 
(A27) English, Three Knights System, 18 moves, 0-1

I'll have what Xie's having.
A Stefanova vs Xie Jun, 1996 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 0-1

The Dao is Down
R Antonio vs T Dao, 2005 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Gone With the Windmill (tilt)
Alekhine vs A Fletcher, 1928 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 32 moves, 1-0

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