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B2 Bomber Codes Confuzzle Fredthebear
Compiled by fredthebear
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These lines are anti-Sicilian approaches.

Sicilian Defence

Andreaschek Gambit B21 1.e4 c5 2.d4 cxd4 3.Nf3 e5 4.c3

Bronstein Gambit B52 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.Bb5+ Bd7 4.Bxd7+ Qxd7 5.O-O Nc6 6.c3 Nf6 7.d4

Kasparov Gambit B44 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nc6 5. Nb5 d6 6. c4 Nf6 7.N1c3 a6 8. Na3 d5

Morra Gambit B32 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.c3

Portsmouth Gambit B30 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.b4

Rubinstein Countergambit B29 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.e5 Nd5 4.Nc3 e6 5.Nxd5 exd5 6.d4 Nc6

Sicilian Gambit B45 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 e6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 Nc6 6.Be2 Bb4 7.O-O

Smith-Morra Gambit B21 1.e4 c5 2.d4 cxd4 3.c3

Wing Gambit Deferred Sicilian 2...d6 B50 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 (or 2...e6) 3.b4

Wing Gambit B20 1.e4 c5 2.b4

Zollner Gambit B73 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 g6 6.Be2 Bg7 7.Be3 Nc6 8.O-O O-O 9.f4 Qb6 10.e5

The King's Indian Attack and Sicilian Wing Gambit have separate files. Many of the 2.c3 Alapin Sicilians and Closed Sicilians/Grand Prix will be moved to those particular files and deleted from here.


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M Galyas vs J Bick, 2006 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 1 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1 Seize open lines
Y Visser vs Stellwagen, 2004 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Staunton-Cochrane Var (B20) 0-1 c & e pawns are moved
Molinari vs Bordais, 1979 
(B20) Sicilian, 5 moves, 0-1

More of an English approach trapping royalty
Berecky vs Sonderso, 1986 
(B20) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian (B20) Alternative defense to BDG gets smothered
Deming vs Cornell, 1980 
(B20) Sicilian, 6 moves, 1-0

Incredible blind fold victory uses B+N# pattern into B's corner
Ljubojevic vs Judit Polgar, 1994 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 106 moves, 0-1

The first rated chessplayer to lose to software. Reti's #.
Greenblatt vs B Landey, 1967 
(B20) Sicilian, 21 moves, 1-0

Nakamura punished for 2.Qh5?!
Nakamura vs A Volokitin, 2005 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense 2.Qh5?! (B20) 0-1 Truly Bizarre!
E Treger vs S Agaian, 2003 
(B20) Sicilian, 68 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense (B20) 0-1 2.Na3?! leaks oil
V Zvjaginsev vs D Bocharov, 2006 
(B20) Sicilian, 26 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense 2.Na3 (B20) 1-0 Back rank threats
V Zvjaginsev vs Khalifman, 2005 
(B20) Sicilian, 37 moves, 1-0

Sicilian vs. 2.Na3 (B20) 1-0 Paper Tiger is a wood pusher
E Nemeth vs Chess Tiger, 2001 
(B20) Sicilian, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense 2.Na3!? (B20) 1-0 W ends one move ahead.
V Malakhov vs V Milov, 2006
(B20) Sicilian, 56 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: 2.a3 Mengarini Var (B20) 0-1 A Compliment?
N Larter vs E Inarkiev, 2008 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: 2.a3 Mengarini Var (B20) 0-1Remove the Guard
S Tofte vs Sarakauskas, 2007 
(B20) Sicilian, 20 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense 2.Bb5 (B20) 0-1 This game is awful. Flush it.
T Christiansen vs I Sajid, 2004 
(B20) Sicilian, 42 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: 2.b3 Variation (B20) 1-0 Threats and counters
Spassky vs K Wockenfuss, 1981 
(B20) Sicilian, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Snyder Variation (B20) 1-0 Q sac for a windmill
T Gelashvili vs M Gagunashvili, 2001 
(B20) Sicilian, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian b3 French Var. Westerinen Attack (B40) 0-1 Pile on pin
V Malaniuk vs Kotronias, 1988 
(B40) Sicilian, 27 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, French Variation (B40) 1-0 He gave her away
L Bruzon Batista vs M Krasenkow, 2005 
(B40) Sicilian, 64 moves, 1-0

5-move howler; Sicilian Wing Gambit. Marshall Var (B20) 0-1
K G Shirazi vs J Peters, 1984 
(B20) Sicilian, 5 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Wing Gambit (B20) 1-0 Bxh7+, Ng5+, Qh5, etc.
Marshall vs Stodie, 1920 
(B20) Sicilian, 13 moves, 1-0

Marshall pushes pawns...for 14 straight moves.
Marshall vs H Rogosin, 1940 
(B20) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Wing Gambit (B20) 1-0 Greek Gift delivers qk result!
Koltanowski vs NN, 1946 
(B20) Sicilian, 14 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Wing Gambit. Marshall Var (B20) 1-0 Bf6 better than 2P
Kujoth vs J Fashingbauer, 1950 
(B20) Sicilian, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Wing Gambit. Carlsbad (B20) 1-0 Dbl Discovered Check
A Gorbunova vs E Sapojnikov, 2001 
(B20) Sicilian, 16 moves, 1-0

09 World Blitz Ch: Sicilian Lasker-Dunne Attack; Remove the Def
Karjakin vs Carlsen, 2009 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Lasker-Dunne Attack (B20) 1-0 Pawn fork comin
E Mozes vs T Porrasmaa, 1966 
(B20) Sicilian, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Lasker-Dunne Attack (B20) 0-1 Smothered Mate
Schneider vs Schmidts, 1958 
(B20) Sicilian, 5 moves, 0-1

Hungarian Opening: Sicilian Invite (A00)Brilliant play by White
Suttles vs S Letic, 1982 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 43 moves, 1-0

Reclassify the ECO code in this game as B21. White B sac fails
Larsen vs Suttles, 1967 
(B06) Robatsch, 52 moves, 0-1

Sic Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1 d-pawn thrust removes the defender
A Simons vs E Lowe, 1849 
(B20) Sicilian, 7 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1 Qe4 has no escape square
Cochrane vs Staunton, 1842 
(B20) Sicilian, 9 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Bowlder Attack (B20) 1-0Rapid development; pin & skewr
Karlstrom vs Simmens, 1967 
(B20) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Bowlder Attack (B20) 1-0 Dbl Rook Sacrifices
Cochrane vs Staunton, 1842 
(B20) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Bowlder Attack (B20) 1-0 Mini 0-0-0#! A castle mate!
A Kvicala vs NN, 1869 
(B20) Sicilian, 18 moves, 1-0

Sic Bowlder Attack (B20)1-0 Premature Bg4 pin loses again
B South vs T Neshan, 1980 
(B20) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Bowlder Attack (B20) 1-0 Jaw dropper
Kieseritzky vs H Buckle, 1846 
(B20) Sicilian, 36 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1 Offramp comments
E Lowe vs H Kennedy, 1849 
(B20) Sicilian, 18 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1 She got caught pokin' about
M Pesa vs G Jones, 2011 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1Exchange to win the exchange
C Louw vs A Gupta, 2011 
(B20) Sicilian, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1 Looking for a lost dog
H Fidaeyee vs Ganguly, 2005 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1 White misused Rooks
N Shaposhnikov vs Alekhine, 1908 
(B20) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Magnus misses simple mate in one but still gets his first win.
Bendik Svendsen vs Carlsen, 1999 
(B20) Sicilian, 37 moves, 0-1

10 yr olds, Sicilian Bowlder Attk (B20) 0-1 Always 1 step ahead
I Andrade vs F Vallejo Pons, 1992 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Bowlder Attk (B20) 0-1 What occurs after an exchange?
H Bailey vs Keene, 1962 
(B20) Sicilian, 35 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1 If QxN then Discovered+
E Gutschi vs N Shalnev, 2010 
(B20) Sicilian, 7 moves, 0-1

Oldie but Goodie becomes lethal KG attack on the f-file
G Schnitzler vs Eberle, 1861 
(B20) Sicilian, 11 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Morphy G, Andreaschek Gambit (B21) 1-0 Bxf7+ K Walk
R Krogius vs A Ojanen, 1944 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 14 moves, 1-0

Sicilian: Morphy Gambit (B21) Bxf7+ Removes the Defender
J Krejcik vs H Suechting, 1908 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

Morphy Gambit (B21) 1-0 Opening blunder; truly amazing comebk
Shumov vs Jaenisch, 1851 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 25 moves, 1-0

Morphy Gambit (B21) Scorching game from Morphy
Morphy vs J L Preti, 1858 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Morphy Gambit (B21) 0-1 molto istruttiva
Von Der Lasa vs Anderssen, 1846 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 20 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Morphy Gambit (B21) 0-1Pile on the pin w/a Pawn
B V Lyubimov vs Alekhine, 1908 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 16 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Alapin Var (B22) 1-0, 9 moves
D Brandenburg vs J Broekmeulen, 2006 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 9 moves, 1-0

ANTI-ALAPIN DEFENSE
Kaidanov vs Areshchenko, 2013 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 91 moves, 0-1

ANTI-ALAPIN DEFENSE
D Sengupta vs S P Sethuraman, 2013 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 40 moves, 0-1

ANTI-ALAPIN DEFENSE
R Mamedov vs Judit Polgar, 2014 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 52 moves, 0-1

ANTI-ALAPIN DEFENSE
S Zhigalko vs A Korobov, 2014 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 30 moves, 0-1

ANTI-ALAPIN: BARMEN DEFENSE
T Nabaty vs Nakamura, 2015 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 58 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin Variation (B22) 0-1 She changed her mind
B Wall vs S Millimaci, 1988 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 11 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 0-1Uncastled vs 0-0
L Morin vs K Spraggett, 1983 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 26 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 0-1Black mates in 2
Blatny vs Jansa, 1986 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 26 moves, 0-1

Alapin Var, S-M Declined (B22) 1-0 N sac vs. hanging N
Hort vs Hartston, 1976 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3Alapin, Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 1-0 Q&B battery
P Reyes Jara vs M I Oliveira, 2014 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 1/2-1/2
Shaked vs J M Hodgson, 1997
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 16 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Def. Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 1/2-1/2
I Khairullin vs S Novikov, 2005
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 62 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Def. Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 0-1 Bxf2+
N Napoli vs I Miladinovic, 2005 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 15 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 0-1
D Howell vs Z Medvegy, 2005
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 58 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 1-0 Pins dictate
D Naroditsky vs G Oparin, 2014 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 53 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin Variation. Barmen Defense Central Exch
E Naiditsch vs A Draeger, 2000 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin, Barmen Def (B22) 1-0 Hit by both B's R&L
S Khader vs Yu Tien Poon, 2014 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 28 moves, 1-0

Sic 2.c3Alapin, Barmen Def (B22) 1-0 MG c-pawn passer dictates
R Hess vs E Romanov, 2011 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin 2.c3 Barmen Def Central Exch (B22) Common trap
N Miranda Gonzalez vs Soledad Coro, 2014
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin 2.c3 Barmen Def Central Exch (B22) Common trap
S Noorda vs J Sibe, 1965 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 14 moves, 1-0

Sic Alapin (B22) Mini: Line opening w/a pawn capture discovery
N Zambor vs K Biro, 2001 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 15 moves, 1-0

Sic Alapin B22 This "missing" game was found by Vlastimil Fiala
Nimzowitsch vs Schlechter, 1905 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 26 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin (B22) 1-0 Tactical pawn manipulation
G Jones vs J Reid, 2013 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 34 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin (B22) 1-0 Crushing pins like daggers
Jobava vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2014 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 47 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin, Stoltz Attack (B22) 1-0 Remove D, rob pin
Kosteniuk vs T Kosintseva, 2013 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin/Pseudo French Advance (B22) 0-1 B centralizes
G Szabo vs Aronian, 1994
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin (B22) 0-1 Comp has no plan for closed positions
Deep Thought vs Kasparov, 1989 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 52 moves, 0-1

Sic Alapin, Barmen Def Central Exchange (B22) 1-0 Standard trap
W Neto vs K Banas, 1993 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 1/2- Even
Ashley vs J M Hodgson, 1997
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 18 moves, 1/2-1/2

Delayed Sicilian Alapin 3.c3 Unpin miniature in 8 moves, 1-0
B Thelen vs NN, 1930 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 8 moves, 1-0

Sac thy Queen and checkmate her majesty instead!
S Soors vs A R Saleh Salem, 2012 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 35 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin. Barmen Def. Modern (B22) 1/2-1/2 Doubled pawns
K Al-Zarouni vs S Wafa, 2012
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 59 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin (B22) 1-0 Exchange sequence could differ
S Yudin vs A Kravtsova, 2003
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin (B22) 1-0 Greek Gift declined; Deflection
P Ofstad vs W Barlo, 2005
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 28 moves, 1-0

The first time a reigning champion loses to a computer!
Deep Blue vs Kasparov, 1996 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 37 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin. Stoltz Attack (B22)1-0 K walk along B hwy
Pavasovic vs V Hamitevici, 2010 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin (B22) 0-1 B & N+ attack c2, Ke1
Zakar vs Szabo, 1933 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 9 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin, Barmen Def (B22) Black picks his poison
G Lane vs J Flesch, 1983 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 10 moves, 1-0

Dropped a Knight, but picked up a Queen!
Jackson vs Fuller, 1981 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 7 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin (B22) 1-0 Remove Guard, Underpromotion+, Skewer
R Roehll vs D Funston, 1979 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 11 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin 2...d6, 3...e5!? (B22) 1-0 Qc7 under fire
M Simes vs C Scala, 2001 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin 2...Nf6 (B22) 1-0 When to take the c-pawn?
R Mamedov vs R Wojtaszek, 2014 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 54 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Delayed Alapin (B22) 1-0 3 pieces for Q, control cnter
S Smagin vs S Semkov, 1988
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin / Caro-Kann Panov Attack (B13) 1-0 Q trap
Capablanca vs M Czerniak, 1939 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 36 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin Barmen Def Central Exchange / C-K(B13) 1-0
B Wall vs Johnny Thomas, 1977 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin / French Advance 6.a3 Main Line (C02) 0-1
S Yordanova vs I Vasilevich, 2014
(C02) French, Advance, 53 moves, 0-1

Morphy notes (Fritz disagrees), defeat snatched from jaws of V
McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834  
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 44 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0
D H Campora vs I Herrera, 1999
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0 Miniature: Smothered mate
V Disawal vs M Anshuman, 2008 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0 g-file demolition
L Szell vs E Paoli, 1982 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, McDonnell Attack 2.f4 (B21) 1-0 Youth w/Qside passer
W So vs Caruana, 2004 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 27 moves, 1-0

McDonnell Attack 2.f4How to turn the tables in a tense position
A Khavsky vs Korchnoi, 1950 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 31 moves, 0-1

Game 29 in Golden Treasury of Chess (Wellmuth/Horowitz)
Morphy vs Loewenthal, 1850 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 49 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1 Failed to fully develop
Hebden vs A J Mestel, 1986 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 27 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 2.f4 McDonnell Attk. Tal Gambit(B21) 0-1Exchange Sac
M W Johnson vs T Niessen, 1996 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian McDonnell Attk / French(B21) 1-0 Premature resignation
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0 Kside attack
Anderssen vs Wyvill, 1851 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1Defensive Exchange Sac Fails
Dubois vs de Riviere, 1855 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 48 moves, 0-1

Sicilian McDonnell Attack, Unorthodox (B21) 1-0 Sharp
Larsen vs B Andersen, 1964 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian McDonnell Attack. Tal Gambit (B21) 1-0 Centralized N
Short vs Kasparov, 1990 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 52 moves, 1-0

Sicilian McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0 B sac breakthrough at base
J M Hodgson vs H Kingston, 1999 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.f4 McDonnell Attack. Tal Gambit (B21) 0-1 W misery
V Zhuravliov vs Yermolinsky, 1988 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 34 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: McDonnell Attk (B21) 0-1White gives up the center
H Wagner vs Baklan, 2017 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 36 moves, 0-1

The wrong Smith-Morra Gambit defense; accuracy by White
Kurtes vs Berta, 1958 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

S-M G Declinded (B21) A nice selection of forks w/Bxf2+
Petterson vs E Larsson, 1963 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1 The Siberian Trap
G Rohit vs K Szabo, 2001 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 9 moves, 0-1

Siberian Trap [Smith-Morra Gambit]
P Baran vs Ondrej Vacek, 2000 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 32 moves, 0-1

The "Evans Defense" to the Smith-Morra Gambit
K R Smith vs Larry Evans, 1972 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 40 moves, 0-1

Rip open the d-file to get to the monarch
Fischer vs Auner, 1960 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

A remarkable 16-move crush of an IM.
M Esserman vs J Sarkar, 2008 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 16 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1 Siberian Trap
Dick Sorensen vs J M Nielsen, 2012 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 9 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 1-0 pawn grabbing Q trap
B Wall vs J Friedrichsen, 1974 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 1-0 Royal family fork
B Wall vs K Saint Amant, 1991 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

Sic Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Paulsen (B21) 1-0 Rob the pin
M Esserman vs Van Wely, 2011 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 26 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 1-0 Bxf7+ removes K as defender of Q
S Titova vs D Koveshnikova, 2002 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra Gambit Accepted Scheveningen Formation (B21) 1-0Rh3
J Acers vs T Jenkins, 1968 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Smith-Morra G (B21)1-0 Common open d-file K deflection
D Zardus vs A Steventon, 1986 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 7 moves, 1-0

1000 Best Short Games of Chess by Irving Chernev
Cranktorp vs Maddox, 1933 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1A pinned N does not defend
Moller vs Krasborg, 1987 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 9 moves, 0-1

Sic S-M Gambit (B21) Stock Bxf7+ Sac; the K is Overworked
F Rechi Perez vs E Grassi, 1986 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 7 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1 Siberian Trap
W Byrne vs R Rozycki, 1992 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 0-1

It's a Danish>Smith-Morra Gambit, same Bxf7+ concept
B Wall vs R Monahan, 1972 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 1-0 Sweet c7 royal attack
P De Bortoli vs B Smaraglay, 1993
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 12 moves, 1-0

p. 85 of IM Marc Esserman's book *Mayhem in the Morra!* (2012)
Tal vs Neibult, 1991 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 24 moves, 1-0

S-M G: 4.Nxc3 Nc6 5.Nf3 g6 6.Bc4 Bg7 7.e5!
J Freyre vs A Rittiphunyawong, 1984 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 19 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Fianchetto Def (B21) 1-0 Stunner!
L Dubeck vs R Weinstein, 1958 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 18 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1 Reti's Mate
Dutch vs J N Sugden, 1964 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 11 moves, 0-1

Chess in the Fast Lane by Michael Adams
Adams vs W Watson, 1990 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian: Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 1-0 QxQd8 KxQ, Nxf7+ forks R
B Stokes vs Bett, 1974 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 7.Bxf7+ 8.Ng5+ Unpin
A Diaz Alonso vs M R Bernaldo De Quiros Lopez, 2001 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 18 moves, 1-0

S-M G Accepted There is a whole lot to like about this attack!
M Esserman vs V Martirosov, 2008 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 25 moves, 1-0

S-M G Accepted Loose as a goose. Don't over analyze this one!
Matulovic vs V Sokolov, 1953 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 29 moves, 1-0

S-M G Accepted It's easy to attack w/open lines, active pieces
Matulovic vs L Segi, 1953 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 35 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra Gambit e6 Qc7 Qe2
B Tan vs J Verwoert, 2000 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 32 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra Gambit. Declined Push Var (B21) 1-0 Maroczy Bind
Matulovic vs Z Vospernik, 1955 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 53 moves, 1-0

01) Sicilian Defense: Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1
G Barrenechea Bahamonde vs I Krush, 2015
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 34 moves, 0-1

02) Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Scheveningen Formatio
K Polishchuk vs A Smirnov, 2014
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 42 moves, 0-1

03) Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Scheveningen Formatio
E Shmirina vs K Dolzhykova, 2007
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 61 moves, 0-1

04) Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Classical Format
Roger Hojem vs H Molvig, 2015
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 20 moves, 0-1

05) Sicilian Smith-Morra G Declined Scandi Formation (B21) 0-1
K Winter vs A B Gikas, 2015
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 37 moves, 0-1

06) Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit. Declined Push Var (
V Mesic vs C Barros Rivadeneira, 2013
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 62 moves, 0-1

07) Sicilian Alapin 2.c3 (B22) 0-1 connected pawn is a passer
R Lagunow vs V Zvjaginsev, 2015
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 55 moves, 0-1

Declining the Smith-Mora with 3...Nf6 and Beginner's Book Draw?
J Tamargo vs Fischer, 1956 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 40 moves, 0-1

Always consider En Prise moves as possible 2-movers
N Gaprindashvili vs A Blagidze, 1963 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 15 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Closed Variation (B23) Miniature: 0-0 or Capture??
P A Ursell vs Watson, 1953 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 9 moves, 1-0

Sic O'Kelly Variation. Yerevan System (B23) HOLYMOLYKASMOLY
Kupreichik vs J Sunye Neto, 1989 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

Notes by Eric Schiller; Delayed Keres Attack (B23)
E Schiller vs M P S Da Cunha, 1981  
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

Correction: Open Sicilian; making use of pins w/a pesky knight
Von Bardeleben vs Paulsen, 1887 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Variation (B23) 1-0 Methodical destruction
G Welling vs Kappler, 1983 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 3.g4 (B23) 1-0 Odd start, 0-0-0, N fork
Nakamura vs A Zhigalko, 2009 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed (B23) 1-0 A pretty pair of knight sacrifices
F Vallejo Pons vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2008 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional (B23) 0-1 RxP sets up skewer+
R Hess vs Fedorowicz, 2007 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 40 moves, 0-1

World Championships U12 (2002) Sicilian Closed (B23) 1-0
Carlsen vs F Bindrich, 2002 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Grand Prix Attack (B23) Black's Q is trapped
Favela vs D Ohlhausen, 1974 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 11 moves, 1-0

Grand Prix Attack (B23) Interesting manuevering to bag targets
C Bouzoukis vs Wojtkiewicz, 1997 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 33 moves, 1-0

Grand Prix Attack (B23) Q decoy sac then discovery ala Harrwitz
K Thompson vs F Rhine, 1992 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 0-1

Sic Grand Prix Attk (B23)0-1 Qa5+ forks LPDO B shooting gallery
F Smrcka vs H R Engel, 1965 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 8 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack (B23) 1-0 Rook sac busts pawns
G Jones vs C Boikanyo, 2011 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Rob the pin
P Marie vs W So, 2006 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 18 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Pawn fork, Spearhead
O Mikalsen vs Carlsen, 2003 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto (B24) 1-0 Clown Knights Mischief
A Lehtinen vs T Simola, 1995 
(B24) Sicilian, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto Var (B24) 1-0 4 Queens, Standing O
Burn vs O Chajes, 1911 
(B24) Sicilian, Closed, 115 moves, 1-0

Early sac Nd5 in the Sicilian Chameleon leads to Q trap.
Smirin vs Gelfand, 1987 
(B20) Sicilian, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto Variation (B24) 0-1 Q pinned to K
L Palau vs Najdorf, 1939 
(B24) Sicilian, Closed, 12 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto Variation (B24) 1-0 She closes in
L Day vs A Sundar, 2007 
(B24) Sicilian, Closed, 27 moves, 1-0

Sic Closed. Fianchetto (B25) 1-0 Resigning in a won position
Veprek vs I David Glaz, 1982 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed (B25) 0-1 Triple on d-file
W Walz vs Fischer, 1956 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 40 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Closed (B25) 0-1 White overlooked check
R Hess vs E Sevillano, 2006 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 35 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Variation (B26) 0-1 Fine Defense!
Adams vs Kasparov, 1999 
(B26) Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3, 59 moves, 0-1

Sic Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) Mini: Fischer's Q trap or #
Humburg vs W Mandel, 1965 
(B27) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Cited in Polugayevsky's <"The Silician Labyrinth">
Aronin vs Kantarovich, 1960 
(B27) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sic, Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) Common # w/Ne7 & fianchetto
J Reeder vs T Peria, 1977 
(B27) Sicilian, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) Miniature: Q Sortie
B Ivanovic vs Grigic, 1982 
(B27) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sic Katalimov Variation (B27) 0-1Passive White gives away pawns
B Yildiz vs Koneru, 2012 
(B27) Sicilian, 39 moves, 0-1

Sic Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) or 2.c3 Alapin 1-0 Q trap
Fressinet vs M Al-Modiahki, 2014 
(B27) Sicilian, 21 moves, 1-0

Pterodactyl Sicilian. Siroccopteryx (B27) 0-1 Early Bxf7+ fails
I Golyak vs L Day, 1995 
(B27) Sicilian, 40 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 0-1 The Immortaller Game
A W Fox vs C Curt, 1906 
(B27) Sicilian, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Katalimov Var (B27) 1-0 Black K caught in the center
Sutovsky vs Jobava, 2014 
(B27) Sicilian, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Backdoor
Kaidanov vs E Perelshteyn, 2008 
(B27) Sicilian, 45 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 OCB ending trapped B
M Esserman vs E Perelshteyn, 2008 
(B27) Sicilian, 72 moves, 1-0

Sic Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 0-1 P thrusts, basic tactics
Greenblatt vs Fischer, 1977 
(B27) Sicilian, 47 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Katalimov 2...b6?! (B27) 1-0 Back to moth balls
Beliavsky vs Quinteros, 1986 
(B27) Sicilian, 15 moves, 1-0

Open Sicilian, 5.Bf4 pawn fork decoys the bishop into Q+ & fork
NN vs Pandolfini, 1967 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 6 moves, 0-1

Sic O'Kelly Yerevan System (B28) 1-0 Wasting time w/the queen
P Blazkova vs J Manak, 1995 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: O'Kelly Variation. Normal System Kan Line (B2
J Penrose vs L Popov, 1963 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 39 moves, 1-0

Sicilian O'Kelly. Normal, Kan Line (B28) 1-0 + repositions Q
J A Curdo vs J L Watson, 1970 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. O'Kelly. Normal System Kan Line (B28) 1/2-1/2
D Harika vs I Krush, 2015
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Nimzowitsch. Exchange Var (B29) 1-0 Castled into it!
J Cepiel vs Knaudt, 1975 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nimzowitsch Exchange Var (B29) 1-0Sacrifices all over
Seidman vs Santasiere, 1939 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 24 moves, 1-0

Sic Nimzowitsch Exch Var (B29) Rob the pinned pawn defender 2X!
Spassky vs J Saadi, 1960 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 40 moves, 1-0

Sic Nimzowitsch Var Main Line (B29) 1-0 Be careful what U take
Unzicker vs O Sarapu, 1970 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 19 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nimzowitsch. ML (B29) 1-0 Spearhead->Philidor's Legacy
T Peine vs V Budde, 1970 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 21 moves, 1-0

Game 92 in My Best Games of Chess, 1905-1954 by Tartakower
P F Johner vs Tartakower, 1928 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 15 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Nimzowitsch. Advance Var (B29) 1-0 Pawn snatching
Keres vs W Winter, 1935 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 19 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Delayed Alapin (B40) 1/2-1/2 Threats & Exchanges
L Christiansen vs J A Grefe, 1977
(B40) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Delayed Alapin/KIA (B50) 1/2-1/2 Mutual overlook
J Emma vs Stein, 1966 
(B50) Sicilian, 48 moves, 1/2-1/2

Delayed Alapin vs Sicilian-French (B40) 1-0Early Nxf7
Shaked vs J Hellsten, 1997
(B40) Sicilian, 67 moves, 1-0

Resembles the Smith-Morra Gambit; Bxf7+ removes the K defender
M De Bolster vs NN, 1970 
(B53) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Chameleon (B20) 1-0 Miniature: Open the d-file
Keres vs Kotov, 1947 
(B20) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0

Sic Chameleon (B20) 1/2-Astonishing problem-like save by Keres
Keres vs Fischer, 1962 
(B20) Sicilian, 77 moves, 1/2-1/2

Black must watch those Sicilian White knights on the d-file!
H Andruschak vs L Strull, 1986 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 7 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Chameleon Var (B23) 1-0 Smothered Mate
Anand vs NN, 1993 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 7 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Chameleon Var (B23)0-1 A brawl from the start
T Rakic vs I Nemet, 1966 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed. Chameleon Var (B23) 1-0 Knock and come on in
M Delgado Crespo vs N Collazo Hidalgo-Gato, 2001
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 29 moves, 1-0

Game 14: The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames by Steve Giddins
K Plater vs Botvinnik, 1947 
(B20) Sicilian, 62 moves, 0-1

Sicilian unClosed. Chameleon Var (B23) 0-1 Space is weak behind
Soltis vs Igor Ivanov, 1992
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 45 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Chameleon (B20) 1-0 Pin followed by N fork
N Gusev vs D Wiebe, 2011 
(B20) Sicilian, 16 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense vs LDL (B20) 1-0 Kside battery; score error
McShane vs A Rotstein, 2005 
(B20) Sicilian, 40 moves, 1-0

McShane is a big fan of the Big Clamp
McShane vs I Cheparinov, 2009 
(B20) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Chameleon 7...QxQ (B20) 1-0 White has B pair
Keres vs Kotov, 1947
(B20) Sicilian, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Chameleon (B20) 0-1 Chess Faux Pas
M Peckar vs Fine, 1939 
(B20) Sicilian, 8 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Chameleon (B20) 1-0 She did it again?!
L Schmid vs W Sahlmann, 1948 
(B20) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Pin Def (B21) 0-1 Royal threats
J Stopa vs Kosteniuk, 2011
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 32 moves, 0-1

Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Pin Def (B21) 0-1 Central P roller
R Malpert vs Joel Benjamin, 1992
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 41 moves, 0-1

Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Pin Def (B21) 0-1 3 pieces 2 many
M Baleja vs T Dusik, 2000
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 40 moves, 0-1

Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Paulsen (B21) 1-0 f6 aids 8 yr old
Zsuzsa Polgar vs Sirko, 1977 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 28 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Paulsen (B21) 1-0 Just like Tal!!
R Malpert vs B Rind, 1992 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 23 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra G. Accepted Kan Formation (B21) 1-0Seize the moment
G Spain vs M McNabb, 2006 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 54 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack Bb5 (B23) 0-1 Q+ & fork LPDO Bishop
P Herzman vs B Vuckovic, 2002 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 8 moves, 0-1

Anti-Sicilian Grand Prix Attk 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 then play 3 Bb5
S Iuldachev vs A H T dos Santos Fier, 2006 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Anti-Sicilian Grand Prix Attk 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 then play 3 Bb5
H Simonian vs Lutsko, 2007 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 58 moves, 1-0

Anti-Sicilian Grand Prix Attk 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 then play 3 Bb5
A Kovacevic vs N Djukic, 2002
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 52 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 2...d6 3.f4 Grand Prix Attk (B23) 1-0Pawn gifts
Nakamura vs W M Buehl, 2001
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Game 25 in Think Like a Grandmaster by GM Kotov
Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs Lasker, 1925  
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed (B23) 0-1 Double ++ on open e-file is decisive
Puck vs Troll, 1961 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 9 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1 Best battery
Jonathan Wilson vs G Atwood, 1801 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 31 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1 White Q out-of-play
E Keogh vs M Vassallo, 2001 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1 P fork
J Ramos Dominguez vs I Teran Alvarez, 2001
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 20 moves, 0-1

Game 59 in Starting Out: The Sicilian by John Emms
B Kristjansson vs Joseph Roberts, 1967 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 29 moves, 1-0

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