chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

 
Spaniards Sailin' Abroad
Compiled by fredthebear
--*--

More 3.Bb5

Ruy Lopez
Alapin Gambit – C68 – 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.O-O Bg4 6.h3 h5 Basque Gambit – C84 – 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.O-O Be7 6.d4 exd4 7.e5 Ne4 8.c3 Harksen Gambit – C80 – 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.O-O Nxe4 6.d4 b5 7.Bb3 d5 8.c4 Karpov Gambit – C80 – 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. d4 b5 7. Bb3 d5 8. dxe5 Be6 9. Nbd2 Nc5 10. c3 d4 11. Ng5 Marshall Gambit – C89 – 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.O-O Be7 6.Re1 b5 7.Bb3 O-O 8.c3 d5 Schliemann (Jaenisch) Gambit – C63 – 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 f5

Thank you jojomateo.

* Game Collection: mastering the spanish by daniel king

Portuguese Opening transposition (C20) 1-0 Pile on the pin
G Welling vs M Koevoets, 1995 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 10 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Classical (C64) 1-0 Smothered Queenmate!
Z von Balla vs A Ritzen, 1914 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 9 moves, 1-0

Spanish Schliemann Def. Tartakower (C63) 1-0 Decisive B threats
A Brinckmann vs Kieninger, 1932  
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 13 moves, 1-0

Spanish Classical. Cordel G. (C64) 1-0 Pinned to mating square
S Mariotti vs Nunn, 1970 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 20 moves, 1-0

Spanish Exchange. Normal (C69) 1-0 Defendant & Defender under f
B Wall vs B Henline, 1977 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 10 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Caro Var (C70) 1-0Resembles Kostics' Trap
T Martin vs NN, 1980 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Well known Noah's Arc trap in the Modern Steinitz Defense
R Dworzynski vs Keres, 1956 
(C71) Ruy Lopez, 11 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C72) 1-0 Pin, Dbl+
Alexander V Ivanov vs J A Curdo, 1990 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 19 moves, 1-0

How to Win Chess Games Quickly by Fred Reinfeld
C Kottnauer vs K Whyld, 1953 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 16 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Mackenzie Var (C77) 1-0Spearhead Q fork
D Burk vs A Wishnek, 1968 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 8 moves, 1-0

Cecil Valentine de Vere (1846-1874) - Born on Valentine's Day
De Vere vs Paulsen, 1870 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 21 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C78) 1-0 Open e-file, uncastled K
Carlsen vs E Blomqvist, 2001 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 21 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Open Var (C80) 1-0 Q sac, Legall's Attk, K walk, Pawn#
D Duhm vs A Duhm, 1900 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 17 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Richter Variation (C80) 1-0 You shouldn't
Laroschin vs Groper, 1923 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 10 moves, 1-0

Spanish Open. Skipworth Gambit (C80) 1/2- Bxh2+ sac, perpetual
J Hohmeister vs Wolff, 1993 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 10 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1-0 Castle opposite, P storm
G Kuzmin vs Beliavsky, 1977
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Open. Riga Var (C80) 0-1 Greek gift declined, K walk
M Vallet vs J Lebon, 2001 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 21 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Open. Riga Variation (C80) 1-0 Boden's # miniature
Pandolfini vs NN, 1970 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 15 moves, 1-0

Spanish Open Variation(C80) 0-1 Qg4 is a bad spot in open games
J A Congdon vs H Hosmer, 1874 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 14 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Open. Breslau Var (C83) 0-1 Dbl B Mate w/Chernev notes
NN vs Tarrasch, 1915  
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 26 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Trap: Spanish, Open. Classical ML(C83) 1-0Rob the pin
Tarrasch vs Gunsberg, 1890 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 13 moves, 1-0

Game 6 in Application of Chess Theory by Yeffim Geller
Geller vs Portisch, 1967 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Game 19: 125 Selected Games by Vasily Smyslov ...d5 pawn sac
Petrosian vs Smyslov, 1949 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 46 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open. St. Petersburg Var (C82) 1-0 Master of sacs
Tal vs Miglan, 1950 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 21 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Center Attack (C84) 1-0 Pawn promotion lesson
Tal vs Straume, 1953 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 58 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Smyslov Def (C93) 0-1 Smokin' and Sippin'
Tal vs Gligoric, 1968 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 46 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Closed. Chigorin Def (C97)1-0 Q is overworked defender
Tal vs Gligoric, 1964 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 40 moves, 1-0

Spanish Open. St. Petersburg (C82) 0-1 Who can break thru 1st?
Bronstein vs Flohr, 1944 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 35 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Closed. Delayed Exchange (C85) 1-0 Brief RR technique
Bronstein vs Gligoric, 1967 
(C85) Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD), 40 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Bogoljubow Var (C91)1-0Q sac opens h-file
Bronstein vs Keres, 1950 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 33 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Kholmov Var (C92) 1-0 N&Heavies down the middle
Bronstein vs Lilienthal, 1944 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Mastering the Spanish by Daniel King
Bronstein vs Alatortsev, 1944 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 39 moves, 0-1

Not that knight?The other one?Not that queen?No, the other one?
Spassky vs Taimanov, 1955 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 38 moves, 1-0

Game 122: Boris Spassky's 400 Selected Games
Geller vs Spassky, 1964 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 30 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Bird (C61) 1-0
Karpov vs I Arakelov, 1969
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Defense. Rio de Janeiro Var(C67) 1-0 Photo
Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1981 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 57 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C72) 1-0
Karpov vs H Westerinen, 1974 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 34 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C72) 1-0
Karpov vs Portisch, 1975 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 64 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Wormald Attack (C77) 1-0
Karpov vs M Steinberg, 1969
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 57 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1-0
Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1978 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 28 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. St. Petersburg Var (C82) 1-0
Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1978 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 50 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed (C84) 1-0
Karpov vs V Arbakov, 1966
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 44 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Flohr System (C92) 1-0 Minor pieces EG
Karpov vs Romanishin, 1979 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 62 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Breyer Defense Quiet Var (C94) 1-0
Karpov vs Gligoric, 1972 
(C94) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense, 52 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C98) 1/2
Karpov vs Spassky, 1973 
(C98) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 57 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Game: Open. Karpov Gambit (C80) 1-0 Zanzibar comments
Kasparov vs Anand, 1995 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 38 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1-0 Center scrap
Kasparov vs Krasenkow, 2002 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Main Lines (C80) 1-0 Trapped Rook
Kasparov vs Shirov, 2004 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 40 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Flohr System (C92) 1-0 Spearhead occupies holes
Kasparov vs Smejkal, 1986 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

Game 239: Chess Highlights of the 20th Century by G. Burgess
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1986 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

World Championship Rematch 1986 · Ruy Lopez, Closed (C92) 1-0
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1986 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 48 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Flohr-Zaitsev System (C92) Perpetual 1/2-1/2
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1990 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Closed. Keres Def (C92) 1/2-1/2 Ns on rim don't matter
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1990 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1/2-1/2

The Spanish: Closed Def. Flohr-Zaitsev (C92) 1/2-Coulda Shoulda
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1990 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Game: Closed. Keres Def (C92) 1-0 Black dropped a-pawn
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1990 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 57 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Flohr System (C92) 1-0 Spearhead manuever, fork
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1990 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 44 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Delayed Exchange (C85) 1-0Trade down to won EG
Kasparov vs Constellation, 1985 
(C85) Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD), 44 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 Black sacs come up short
Kasparov vs Constellation, 1985 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 40 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 Blindfolded Blast!
Kasparov vs Mephisto, 1985 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 36 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 Passer
Kasparov vs Mephisto, 1985 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 55 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game 3...g6 Pillsbury Def (C60) 0-1 Reminiscent Larsen
Anand vs Nakamura, 2013 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 45 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Bird Variation (C61) 1-0 Photo link in blog
I Saric vs Carlsen, 2014 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Bird Variation (C61) · 1/2-1/2
G Marco vs Bird, 1895 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 37 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish, Schliemann Def. 3...f5 (C63) 1-0 Black had tripled Ps
Macieja vs Radjabov, 2007 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 47 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Schliemann Def (C63) 1-0Heavy pieces ending w/accuracy
Maroczy vs Marshall, 1905 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 58 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy, Norwegian Var (C70) 0-1 Royal family fork loss
A Zozulia vs Short, 2007 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 49 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz (C71) 0-1 N over B
Tarrasch vs Capablanca, 1928 
(C71) Ruy Lopez, 48 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C72) 1-0 EZ pickin's
R P Michell vs Capablanca, 1919 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 54 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C75) 1-0 W initiative
Keres vs Sliwa, 1955 
(C75) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Morphy Def. Wormald Attk (C77) 1-0 Open g-file, deflect
Bisguier vs J Penrose, 1950 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 29 moves, 1-0

Spanish Morphy Def. Anderssen Var (C77) 1/2? The K must charge!
W Potter vs Zukertort, 1875 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 91 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game 10 in 'Think Like a Grandmaster' by Alexander Kotov.
Alekhine vs Reti, 1922 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 59 moves, 1/2-1/2

Deflection sac 29. Rd7! sets up winning dbl attack & skewer
A Arulaid vs Dus Chotimirsky, 1949 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 32 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Archangelsk (C78) 0-1 Best R wins
G Astrom vs Shirov, 1989 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 31 moves, 0-1

Spanish Closed. Martinez Var (C78) 1-0 Impressive N anchor
Navara vs Caruana, 2013 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 61 moves, 1-0

Game 17 in Fighting Chess with Hikaru Nakamura
Nakamura vs Shirov, 2011 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 93 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Archangelsk (C78) 1-0 Sqzd by lateral pin
Z Almasi vs Stefansson, 2006 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 49 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Archangelsk Var (C78) 1-0 Turn around
Anand vs Kamsky, 1995 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 58 moves, 1-0

26 ... Re8-e2!! attacks White c2-queen supporting defender
Kamsky vs Svidler, 2011 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 28 moves, 0-1

Spanish Morphy Def. Neo-Archangelsk (C78) 1-0 Humility is good
Svidler vs Topalov, 2014 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 48 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Archangelsk (C78) 0-1Lost in time trouble
Caruana vs Carlsen, 2015 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 40 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open. Zukertort Var (C80) 1-0 Pins, Ps, Battery
Tarrasch vs Mendelson, 1879 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 32 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Var. Main Lines (C80) 1-0 Deflection!
Timman vs Yusupov, 1987 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 29 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1-0 Q sac
Z Almasi vs M Marin, 2008 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 38 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. M.L. (C80) 0-1 Kside double exchange sac
Z Almasi vs I Sokolov, 1995 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 26 moves, 0-1

Spanish Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1-0 Black K in line of fire
K Spraggett vs P Lake, 1982 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 41 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Open Var (C80) 1-0 R in the center
Lasker vs Tarrasch, 1916 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 34 moves, 1-0

A novelty that goes bad for Alekhine. 10.Nd4 Nxe5
Alekhine vs Fine, 1938 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 68 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open Var. Classical Def (C83) 0-1 Central passer
Lilienthal vs V Makogonov, 1951
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 46 moves, 0-1

Game 9 in 107 Great Chess Battles: 1939-1945 by A. Alekhine
Alekhine vs K Junge, 1942  
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

G40: Winning w/the Hypermodern by Raymond Keene & Eric Schiller
Breyer vs Tarrasch, 1914 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 41 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Var. Classical Def (C83) 1-0 Central fury
Alekhine vs A Kubbel, 1920 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 20 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed (C84) 1-0 Black played Qside, W went for K
Kupreichik vs Razuvaev, 1980 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 29 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed (C84) 0-1 W took a pawn & Black took control
Nakamura vs Aronian, 2015 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 51 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed (C84) 0-1 Absurb waiting moves
Rybka vs Houdini, 2011 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 86 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Closed Center Attack Basque G. (C84) 1-0 Greek gift
Bird vs Steinitz, 1866 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 22 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed (C84) 0-1 Fabulous Q sac under duress
I Cheparinov vs Navara, 2007 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 36 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C88) 0-1 Rapid
Leko vs Grischuk, 2003 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 36 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed Variation (C84) 1-0 Sitting there en prise
J J O'Hanlon vs R Woodthorpe, 1949 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 13 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed (C84) 1-0 87.Rc3 pin & sac wins promo race
A Timofeev vs E Inarkiev, 2008 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 117 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed (C88) 0-1 Classic Rook EG annotated by Lasker
Spielmann vs Rubinstein, 1909  
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 75 moves, 0-1

Spanish Closed. Worrall Attack Castling (C86) 1-0Blindfold R EG
Judit Polgar vs Short, 1993 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 67 moves, 1-0

Game 28 in My Chess Career by Jose Raul Capablanca
Capablanca vs R T Black, 1916 
(C87) Ruy Lopez, 63 moves, 1-0

incredible long calculation to draw by Kramnik
Anand vs Kramnik, 2004 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 60 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Game: Closed (C88) 1-0 Power Chess w/a bossy King
Ivanchuk vs Bacrot, 2007 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 47 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed (C88) 1-0 K-B-N vs lone K ending
I Cheparinov vs Navara, 2006 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 75 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Marshall Attack. Steiner (C89) 0-1 Uncommon # pattern
W Frere vs Marshall, 1917 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 17 moves, 0-1

Spanish Closed. Bogoljubow (C91) 1-0 Heavy piece coordination
Carlsen vs L'Ami, 2006 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Yates Var (C91) 1-0 See "A Primer of Chess"
Capablanca vs Bogoljubov, 1922 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 52 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Kholmov Var (C92) · 1-0
Boleslavsky vs Flohr, 1950 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Flohr System (C92) 0-1 Rare loss on time
Anand vs Kamsky, 1995 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 32 moves, 0-1

How Nezhmetdinov was never awarded the GM title is puzzling
Nezhmetdinov vs L Lengyel, 1963 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 51 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Zaitsev System (C92) 0-1 27 pages of kibitz
A Volokitin vs Morozevich, 2006 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 59 moves, 0-1

Schachmeisterpartien 1960 - 1965 edited by Rudolph Teschner
Tal vs H Lehmann, 1960 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 39 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Smyslov Def (C93) 0-1 Impressive Zugzwang
H Westerinen vs Gligoric, 1971 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 58 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Smyslov Def (C93) 0-1 Sneaky Pete says so
Suetin vs Gligoric, 1967 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 54 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Closed. Smyslov (C93) 1/2-Another protected h-passer
S Jalanskis vs H Ploompuu, 2002 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 76 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Closed. Smyslov Def (C93) 1-0 Most impressive!
Fischer vs Ivkov, 1970 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 44 moves, 1-0

Schachmeisterpartien 1960 - 1965 edited by Rudolph Teschner
Unzicker vs N Padevsky, 1964 
(C94) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense, 41 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Breyer Def (C95) 1-0 Spearhead Qxf7+
Kosteniuk vs I Sokolov, 2005
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 48 moves, 1-0

Polgar and Spassky miss 12. Bxf7+!
Judit Polgar vs Spassky, 1993 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 63 moves, 0-1

The Maestro of The Ruy plays a beautiful endgame!
Fischer vs Spassky, 1972 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 56 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Breyer Def Zaitsev Hybrid (C95) 1-0QSmash
I Khairullin vs S Vijayalakshmi, 2007 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 39 moves, 1-0

Spanish Morphy, Breyer Def Zaitsev H (C95) 1-0Philidor's Legacy
J Peters vs Lombardy, 1977 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 34 moves, 1-0

Spanish Morphy Def. Breyer Def Zaitsev Hybrid (C95) 1-0Exch Sac
Karpov vs Gligoric, 1975 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 50 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Keres Defense (C96) 1-0 Obstructed Rook
Leko vs Adams, 2005
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 44 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed Chigorin (C96) 0-1 Hole on the 3rd
Maroczy vs Capablanca, 1924 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 57 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Keres Def (C96) 1-0 N semi-barrier vs B
Nakamura vs Nisipeanu, 2011 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 78 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Keres Def (C96) 0-1 B vs N ending
Fischer vs Ivkov, 1965 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 53 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed, Closed Def (C96) 0-1White center crumbles
R Duff vs A G Ashton, 2013 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 0-1

nicely annotated by Silman in his "Reasses your Chess".
Karpov vs Ulf Andersson, 1969 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 60 moves, 1-0

Game 15 in 125 Selected Games by Vasily Smyslov
Boleslavsky vs Smyslov, 1946 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 34 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 Exchange sac
Unzicker vs J H Donner, 1955
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 30 moves, 1-0

Spanish Morphy Def Breyer Def Zaitsev Hybrid (C95) 1-0Batteries
I Cheparinov vs E Alekseev, 2008 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 35 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Chigorin Def (C98) 1-0Q sac, Royal Family Fork
Tal vs Cherepkov, 1969 
(C98) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 32 moves, 1-0

Spanish,Morphy Def Chigorin Def Panov System (C99) 1-0 N+
Gao Rui vs V C Shen, 2015 
(C99) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd, 64 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Chigorin Def Panov System (C99) 0-1 Q sac
Karjakin vs M Kobalia, 2004
(C99) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd, 41 moves, 0-1

C80 1/2-1/2 28
Short vs Yusupov, 1985
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Bernstein Variation. 10...d4 against 9.Nbd2 and 10.c3
Short vs Beliavsky, 1989
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 44 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game 73 in Tarrasch's Best Games of Chess by Fred Reinfeld
O Bernstein vs Tarrasch, 1914 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 69 moves, 0-1

200 Open Games by David Bronstein
Cherepkov vs Bronstein, 1961 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 41 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1/2-1/2 Black has space
Topalov vs I Sokolov, 1997
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 36 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game 59 in Capablanca: Move by Move by Cyrus Lakdawala
Capablanca vs Ed. Lasker, 1915 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 68 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Var. Main Lines (C80) 0-1 Creep forward
E Inarkiev vs E Najer, 2009 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 51 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open Var. Main Lines (C80) 0-1 Two tacticians
Morozevich vs Ivanchuk, 1995 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 32 moves, 0-1

Game 166 in Understanding Chess Middlegames by John Nunn
Adams vs Koneru, 2008 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 44 moves, 1-0

Game 28 in The Survival Guide to Competitive Chess by John Emms
Svidler vs Anand, 1999 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 69 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Short Circuit N+ & fork LDPO responds w/CHECKMATE!
Short vs Morozevich, 2002 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 53 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Closed Def (C96) 0-1 Big R Shots!
Sherzer vs Acs, 1998 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 32 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Closed. Flohr System (C92) 1-0 Lil' demoliction combo
Z Almasi vs Navara, 2008 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 58 moves, 1-0

Game 25 in Tal: Move by Move by Cyrus Lakdawala
Tal vs Averbakh, 1961  
(C98) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 32 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Delayed Exchange (C85) 1-0 tactics 23.?
Shabalov vs R Elseth, 1991 
(C85) Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD), 27 moves, 1-0

Yu Yangyi vs Li Shilong, 2012 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 47 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Pilnik Var (C90) 1-0 En prise Ns, Bs trap R
Caruana vs M van der Werf, 2008 
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 27 moves, 1-0

Gajewski Gambit C96 0-1 31
V Kuznetsov vs G Gajewski, 2007 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 31 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed Def (C96) 0-1 Gajewski´s novelty
A Volokitin vs R Wojtaszek, 2007 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 33 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. General (C92) 1-0 68.?
G Kuzmin vs Smyslov, 1978 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 68 moves, 1-0

Anand vs Spassky, 1989 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 51 moves, 1-0

Deep Blue vs Kasparov, 1997 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 45 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Breslau Var (C83) 1-0 Battery on g-file
C L C Dekker vs W A T Schelfhout, 1935
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 28 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Main Lines (C80) 1-0 Nxg7 sac
W Moranda vs M S Yahya, 2005 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Flohr System (C92) 1-0 Blindfold
Ivanchuk vs Morozevich, 2009 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 50 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed 8.a4 (C84) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish, tpstar
Anand vs Svidler, 2016 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 24 moves, 1-0

Chandler vs H Olafsson, 1991 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 35 moves, 1-0

Gheorghiu vs S Momo, 1962 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 36 moves, 1-0

Keres vs Reshevsky, 1937 
(C88) Ruy Lopez, 35 moves, 1-0

Hampyuk vs Karpov, 1965 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 28 moves, 0-1

M Magomedov vs J Isaev, 1997 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 27 moves, 1-0

K Nadporoshky vs Botvinnik, 1925 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 36 moves, 0-1

Max Weiss vs Gossip, 1889 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 27 moves, 1-0

Kasparov vs Leko, 2001 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

M Vachier-Lagrave vs Tomashevsky, 2015 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 91 moves, 0-1

Timman vs Spassky, 1984
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Game: Open. St. Petersburg Var (C82) 0-1
Korchnoi vs H Karl, 1982 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 69 moves, 0-1

Petrosian vs Korchnoi, 1965 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 49 moves, 0-1

Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1978 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 61 moves, 0-1

Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1981 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 41 moves, 0-1

Karpov-Spassky Candidates Semifinal (1974), Leningrad URS, rd10
Spassky vs Karpov, 1974 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 60 moves, 1/2-1/2

Ljubojevic vs Karpov, 1976 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 42 moves, 0-1

Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1981 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 46 moves, 1-0

Kamsky vs D Naroditsky, 2017 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 45 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Suetin Variation (C90) · 0-1
Yifan Hou vs Kosteniuk, 2008 
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 48 moves, 0-1

Yudasin vs Psakhis, 1981
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 0-1

L Schmid vs Rossolimo, 1949 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 28 moves, 0-1

S P Sethuraman vs R Wojtaszek, 2016 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Yu Yangyi vs S P Sethuraman, 2016
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 36 moves, 1/2-1/2

Bacrot vs S P Sethuraman, 2016 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

M Vachier-Lagrave vs S P Sethuraman, 2016
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Game: Closed Variations. Delayed Exchange (C85) · 0-1
Huebner vs Smyslov, 1970 
(C85) Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD), 41 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open Var (C80) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
Tal vs Smyslov, 1977 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 40 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Keres Def (C96) 1-0 Gorgeous
G N Gopal vs D Howell, 2016 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 49 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Dilworth Var (C82) 0-1 tpstar notes
D Flores vs G Papp, 2001 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 27 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Pilnik Var (C90) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
P Dubinin vs Botvinnik, 1939 
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 29 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Kholmov Var (C92) 1-0 22.?
P Popovic vs M Lazic, 1993 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 29 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Variations (C80) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Pillsbury vs Albin, 1895  
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 45 moves, 1-0

Pillsbury vs W Pollock, 1895 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 56 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. St. Petersburg Variation (C82) · 1-0
Pillsbury vs Albin, 1896
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 70 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Var (C80) 1-0 KEG annotates
Pillsbury vs Janowski, 1900 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 45 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Smyslov Def (C93) 0-1 Octopus adds Q+
Y Kotkov vs Spassky, 1965 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 38 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open. Berlin Var (C82) 1-0 A bomb for Viet8Nam
J Mangini vs E German, 1952 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 38 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed (C84) 1-0 Beautiful combination!
D King vs D Howell, 2003 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Bogoljubow Var (C91) 1-0 tpstar notes
Smyslov vs I Rabinovich, 1941 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 42 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0Pin breaker finish!
Fischer vs Shocron, 1959 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 40 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1-0 Stillwater, OK
B G Smith vs C Airapetian, 2007
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 46 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Flohr System (C92) 1-0 R lift, crossfire
Topalov vs G Vescovi, 2001 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Var. Classical Def (C83) 0-1 Brussels
Y Gruenfeld vs Korchnoi, 1985
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 37 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open. Richter Var 7.d5 (C80) 1-0 Vicious attack!
Vidmar vs A Neumann, 1903 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Motzko Attack II (C82) 1-0 Lolli's # next
Vidmar vs L Loewy Sr, 1905 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 22 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Bogoljubow Variation (C91) 1-0 33.?
Van der Wiel vs Timman, 1988 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed 8.a4 Anti-Marshall (C84) 1-0 Extra pawn
Aronian vs Svidler, 2019 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Motzko Attack II (C82) 1-0 Spearheads rule
Breyer vs Chodera, 1911 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 28 moves, 1-0

Game 922 in Chess Informant Best Games 901-1000
Sutovsky vs I Sokolov, 2005 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C84) 1-0 N sac for a Q attack!
Anand vs Svidler, 2007 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 21 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Marshall Attk. Modern Main Line (C89) 1-0 Teed Up
Tal vs Krogius, 1971 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 22 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Howell Attack (C81) 1-0 1st World Corres Ch
H Malmgren vs A Cuadrado, 1950
(C81) Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack, 19 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1-0 R&B vs R&N
Shirov vs Ivanchuk, 2009 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 49 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. St. Petersburg Var (C82) 0-1 KEG annotates
F G Jacob vs W Cohn, 1900 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 45 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C84) 1-0 Qs & pieces, passers ending
I Nepomniachtchi vs Aronian, 2019 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 72 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Bernstein Variation (C80) · 1-0
Svidler vs Vitiugov, 2019 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 46 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Var (C80) 0-1 KEG annotates
Von Bardeleben vs Von Gottschall, 1900 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 31 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Def. Breyer Def Zaitsev Hybrid (C95) 0-1 Stockf
Browne vs Karpov, 1976 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 73 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open Var (C80) 1/2-1/2 Notes by Stockfish
Caruana vs Carlsen, 2019 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 68 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C98) 1-0 Rook roller
Simagin vs Chekhover, 1949
(C98) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 68 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Howell Attack (C81) 1/2-1/2 En prise
A Giri vs Anand, 2019 
(C81) Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack, 59 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish, Closed. Worrall Attk Delayed 0-0 (C86) 1-0 Promo #
Keres vs J Turn, 1943 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 56 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Malkin Var (C83) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Tal vs Korchnoi, 1955 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 33 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C84) 0-1 Keres' Three on the 3rd Mate
B Malksoo vs Keres, 1940 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 40 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 No speculation
Petrosian vs Kopelevic, 1942 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Keres Def (C96) 1-0 create a passer
Sutovsky vs D Sadzikowski, 2017 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

He missed Petrosian's corner Q sac, N+ fork for a draw
Kotronias vs Hebden, 2007 
(C99) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd, 86 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Smyslov vs Filip, 1956 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 49 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Chigorin Def Panov System (C99) 1-0
J Aagaard vs Fuad Ahmed Mohamme Mufleh, 2006 
(C99) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd, 28 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Center Attack (C84) 1-0 Bxf7+
O Sarapu vs B Marsick, 1960 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Fine vs Reshevsky, 1938 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 55 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Closed. Worrall Attk Delayed castling (C86) 1-0 26.?
Pilnik vs Pachman, 1952 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 42 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Riga Var (C80) 0-1 Snug as a bug in a rug!
M Borriss vs U Kersten, 2007 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 39 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Def. Breyer Def Quiet Var (C94) 1-0 hitting f7
A Planinc vs Miklos Kovacs, 1970 
(C94) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense, 21 moves, 1-0

237 games

 » View all game collections by fredthebear PGN Download
 » Search entire game collection library
 » Clone this game collection (copy it to your account)
 » FAQ: Help with Game Collections


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC