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Pballa's favorite games
Compiled by Pballa
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White steals a win! Very creative!
Marshall vs G Marco, 1904 
(C45) Scotch Game, 76 moves, 1-0

Tactical win by white vs. Sicilian
Gufeld vs B Ivanovic, 1979 
(B33) Sicilian, 34 moves, 1-0

How many times can you successfully sac a rook?
Steinitz vs Von Bardeleben, 1895 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 25 moves, 1-0

Qxf2!! Nakamura's Immortal
M Krasenkow vs Nakamura, 2007 
(A14) English, 28 moves, 0-1

Qg3!!
S Levitsky vs Marshall, 1912 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 0-1

3 connected pawns on the 7th
McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834 
(B32) Sicilian, 37 moves, 0-1

Black Queen Corner Pocket
Nimzowitsch vs Hakansson, 1922  
(C02) French, Advance, 28 moves, 1-0

R+2B beats Q+2R
Y Gusev vs E Auerbach, 1946 
(B70) Sicilian, Dragon Variation, 37 moves, 1-0

Sick attack by white in a Sicilian
Tal vs Koblents, 1957 
(B63) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 37 moves, 1-0

Unbelievable pawn promotion
M Ortueta Esteban vs J Sanz, 1933 
(C00) French Defense, 35 moves, 0-1

Restrain, Blockade, Destroy
P F Johner vs Nimzowitsch, 1926 
(E47) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3, 40 moves, 0-1

White wins Traxler with wild king march
C Van de Loo vs M Hesseling, 1983 
(C57) Two Knights, 48 moves, 1-0

The Immortal Draw
Hamppe vs Meitner, 1872 
(C25) Vienna, 18 moves, 1/2-1/2

White's Coffin
B Harper vs R Zuk, 1971 
(E97) King's Indian, 39 moves, 0-1

Ba3!!
Botvinnik vs Capablanca, 1938 
(E40) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 41 moves, 1-0

Double check for mate on move 10
Reti vs Tartakower, 1910 
(B15) Caro-Kann, 11 moves, 1-0

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