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Dirty Didactic Dozen (attack) Compiled by soroka
Compiled by fredthebear

This collection of 42 games was Compiled by sorokahdeen. Thank you sorokahdeen! Fredthebear has no plans to alter it.

Didactic Games for Lorelei in attack

This is a doosie of an example of modern sacrificial attack.
B Vladimirov vs Doda, 1967 
(A69) Benoni, Four Pawns Attack, Main line, 27 moves, 1-0

Such beautiful calculation.
Bronstein vs V Mikenas, 1941 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Positionally correct? It doesn't get more correct than this
Vilem Novak vs Karpov, 1966 
(E22) Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann Variation, 19 moves, 0-1

One of those pre-steinitz games
Anderssen vs Dufresne, 1851 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

Anderson's Immortal Game
Anderssen vs Kieseritzky, 1851  
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

His Style is Dull.... and it works!
Karpov vs V Pronin, 1968 
(A43) Old Benoni, 22 moves, 1-0

The Evergreen Game, Attackers have all the fun
Anderssen vs Dufresne, 1852 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Another Didactic Ditty from AAA
Alekhine vs NN, 1911 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 32 moves, 1-0

Classic Bishop Sacrifice in the French
M Pestalozzi vs D Duhm, 1900 
(C13) French, 18 moves, 1-0

Petrosian Mecking, Light-Square Domination
Petrosian vs Mecking, 1969 
(B06) Robatsch, 41 moves, 1-0

Queen trap in bishop's opening
E Paehtz vs M Seps, 2004 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 11 moves, 1-0

topalov maneuvers in the middlegame
Topalov vs F Vallejo Pons, 2012 
(C14) French, Classical, 33 moves, 1-0

Very nice Velimirovic attack
W A Brown vs R Kneebone, 1985 
(B89) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Nice Little Sozin Attack
J Aijala vs T Leppamaki, 1968 
(B89) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Tal Versus B-Player, guess who wins!
Tal vs Jack Miller, 1988 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 33 moves, 1-0

Nice Little Win by Ernst
T Ernst vs Jansa, 1986
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 43 moves, 1-0

This is just pulling the wings off of flies
H Asauskas vs V Malisauskas, 2004 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Very Scary Attack from the black side of the Ruy Lopez
V Kuznetsov vs G Gajewski, 2007 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 31 moves, 0-1

One of the more interesting grandmaster-level miniatures.
Geller vs Portisch, 1967 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Big attack by black!
Tartakower vs Euwe, 1948 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 42 moves, 0-1

Wicked Smith Mora
R Malpert vs B Rind, 1992 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 23 moves, 1-0

An amazing game
Van der Wiel vs Sax, 1983 
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

Teichmann appears not to make any mistakes and still loses!
Rubinstein vs Teichmann, 1908 
(D61) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

A 20-move game with no obvious mistakes
J Dobias vs J Podgorny, 1952 
(C10) French, 20 moves, 1-0

Spielmann Schools Nimzovithc on the initiative.
Spielmann vs Nimzowitsch, 1905 
(C47) Four Knights, 42 moves, 1-0

Pretty savage attack!
Topalov vs Ponomariov, 2005 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 30 moves, 1-0

Pretty cool sacrificial attack
B Ivanovic vs Ermenkov, 1983 
(B54) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Beautiful attack
Rohde vs W Martz, 1977 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

Lots of attack here...
Korchnoi vs Fischer, 1970  
(E97) King's Indian, 31 moves, 0-1

A Zakharov vs A Bannik, 1963 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 32 moves, 1-0

Whoa! Good lord!
Kavalek vs Khodos, 1965 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 22 moves, 1-0

Lovely, extended attack based on an early exchange sacrifice.
M Dziuba vs A Ipatov, 2009 
(D85) Grunfeld, 39 moves, 1-0

Let's just say, "Yikes!"
G Castaneda vs Jobava, 1998 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 34 moves, 1-0

Good God, y'all.
Sax vs Ehlvest, 1988 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

Deep, brutal tactics.
Zhao Jun vs Xiu Deshun, 2011 
(E26) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 31 moves, 1-0

Not complicated enough...
Nunn vs B Gasic, 1974 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 44 moves, 1-0

Polugaevsky Gambit QID. Massive initiative.
Kasparov vs Marjanovic, 1980 
(E17) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

Diemer's Game
E J Diemer vs K Locher, 1948 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 16 moves, 1-0

Anderson miniature with black
F Riemann vs Anderssen, 1876 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 16 moves, 0-1

Muzio Double Gambit
Soren Jensen vs F Urkedal, 2013 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 21 moves, 1-0

Keres attack?! Yikes!
Kotronias vs Krum Georgiev, 1994 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

An Amazing Tactical Run
M Massironi vs F Stips, 2007 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

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