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Short Straw Don't Draw FTB Sicilian Puzzlers
Compiled by fredthebear
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The Last Straw compiled John Emms' Ultimate Puzzle Books. Thank you Last Straw!

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B20 Sicilian defence
B21 Sicilian, Grand Prix attack and Smith-Morra Gambit, including the Siberian Trap B22 Sicilian Defence, Alapin Variation (2.c3)
B23 Sicilian, Closed
B24 Sicilian, Closed
B25 Sicilian, Closed
B26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
B27 Sicilian defence
B28 Sicilian, O'Kelly variation
B29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein variation
B30 Sicilian defence
B31 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rossolimo attack (with ...g6, without ...d6) B32 Sicilian defence
B33 Sicilian, Sveshnikov (Lasker-Pelikan) variation B34 Sicilian Defence, Accelerated Fianchetto, Exchange variation B35 Sicilian Defence, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern variation with Bc4 B36 Sicilian Defence, Accelerated Fianchetto, Maroczy bind B37 Sicilian Defence, Accelerated Fianchetto, Maroczy bind, 5...Bg7 B38 Sicilian Defence, Accelerated Fianchetto, Maroczy bind, 6.Be3 B39 Sicilian Defence, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer variation B40 Sicilian defence
B41 Sicilian, Kan variation
B42 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Bd3
B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
B44 Sicilian defence
B45 Sicilian, Taimanov variation
B46 Sicilian, Taimanov variation
B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) variation
B48 Sicilian, Taimanov variation
B49 Sicilian, Taimanov variation
B50 Sicilian
B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky attack
B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky attack, 3...Bd7
B53 Sicilian, Chekhover variation
B54 Sicilian
B55 Sicilian, Prins variation, Venice attack
B56 Sicilian
B57 Sicilian, Sozin (not Scheveningen) including Magnus Smith Trap B58 Sicilian, Classical
B59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky variation, 7.Nb3
B60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
B61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen variation, 7.Qd2 B62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 6...e6
B63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack
B64 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...Be7 defence, 9.f4 B65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...Be7 defence, 9...Nxd4 B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6 B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6 defence, 8...Bd7 B68 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6 defence, 9...Be7 B69 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6 defence, 11.Bxf6 B70 Sicilian, Dragon variation
B71 Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish variation
B72 Sicilian, Dragon, 6.Be3
B73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical, 8.O-O
B74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical, 9.Nb3
B75 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav attack
B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav attack, 7...O-O
B77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav attack, 9.Bc4
B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav attack, 10.O-O-O B79 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav attack, 12.h4
B80 Sicilian Defence, Scheveningen Variation
B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres attack
B82 Sicilian, Scheveningen, 6.f4
B83 Sicilian, Scheveningen, 6.Be2
B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen (Paulsen), Classical variation B85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical variation with ...Qc7 and ...Nc6 B86 Sicilian, Sozin attack
B87 Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
B88 Sicilian, Sozin, Leonhardt variation
B89 Sicilian, Sozin, 7.Be3
B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) variation B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) variation B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
B94 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.Bg5
B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
B96 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7.f4
B97 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Qb6 including Poisoned Pawn Variation B98 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7
B99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line

[Beginning of Easy Puzzles] 23...?
M Gongora Reyes vs A Blees, 2000 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 24 moves, 0-1

37...?
R Zelcic vs N Miezis, 1999
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 37 moves, 0-1

31.?
Murey vs V Malakhov, 2000 
(B66) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6, 31 moves, 1-0

35...?
C G Ward vs M Hennigan, 2000 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 35 moves, 0-1

16...?
Y Yakovlev vs E V Kovalevskaya, 2000
(B50) Sicilian, 16 moves, 0-1

25.?
M A Souza vs A Achutti, 2000
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 25 moves, 1-0

22...?
M Hummel vs G Kilgus, 1999
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 42 moves, 0-1

26.? [Answer in Kibitzing]
J E Renteria Becerra vs M J Mateus, 1999 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 31 moves, 1-0

Mate in 5: 45.?
R L Perry vs M Barlow, 1999
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 47 moves, 1-0

27.?
N Gurieli vs N Lakos, 1999 
(B50) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1-0

27...?
A Bianchi vs I Efimov, 1999
(B33) Sicilian, 27 moves, 0-1

45...?
Xie Jun vs Sutovsky, 1998
(B33) Sicilian, 46 moves, 0-1

32...?
B Van Der Linden vs B Annakov, 1999
(B32) Sicilian, 33 moves, 0-1

[Beginning of Intermediate an Advanced Puzzles] 30.?
E M Green vs F Zakaria, 2000 
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 32 moves, 1-0

25.? [Answer in Kibitzing]
K Doskocil vs J Wege, 1999 
(B24) Sicilian, Closed, 39 moves, 0-1

40...?
P Thipsay vs C G Ward, 1998
(B74) Sicilian, Dragon, Classical, 42 moves, 0-1

44...?
M Agopov vs N Sommerbauer, 1999 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 47 moves, 0-1

30...?
G B Joshi vs J Sriram, 2000
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 40 moves, 0-1

20...?
E M Green vs I Rogers, 2000 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

25.?
E Najer vs N Vink, 2000
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 26 moves, 1-0

32.?
M Szelag vs Stefansson, 2000
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 52 moves, 1-0

26.?
N Fercec vs Ivan J Markovic, 2000
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 29 moves, 1-0

18.?
T Kos vs S Vivoda, 2000
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 37 moves, 1-0

24...?
A V Filipenko vs F Lipinsky, 2000 
(B63) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 28 moves, 0-1

26...?
M Stolz vs J Hellsten, 2000
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 26 moves, 0-1

29.?
R Leyva Proenza vs Roman Hernandez, 2000
(B32) Sicilian, 29 moves, 1-0

16.?
L Perez Rodriguez vs M Gongora Reyes, 1999 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 18 moves, 1-0

24.?
Emms vs V Tukmakov, 1996 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 27 moves, 1-0

33.?
Short vs Judit Polgar, 2000
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 40 moves, 1-0

26.?
Movsesian vs Z Kozul, 1999
(B56) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1-0

49.?
G Vales Segura vs Martin Canfran, 2000
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 52 moves, 0-1

32...?
V Iordachescu vs C Sandipan, 2000 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 44 moves, 0-1

39...?
P Girinath vs I R Ibragimov, 2000
(B30) Sicilian, 41 moves, 0-1

21...?
R Bertholee vs Tiviakov, 2000 
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 29 moves, 0-1

30.?
Joel Benjamin vs Gufeld, 1998 
(B53) Sicilian, 34 moves, 1-0

35.?
G Sargissian vs M Calzetta, 2000
(B20) Sicilian, 37 moves, 1-0

31,,,?
N R McDonald vs Emms, 1993
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 33 moves, 0-1

26...?
U Fraunschiel vs B Hund, 1999
(B50) Sicilian, 26 moves, 0-1

28...? [Level 4]
J Aagaard vs M Bosboom, 1999 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 33 moves, 0-1

32.? [Level 3]
Wynn Zaw Htun vs Liu Wenzhe, 2000 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 39 moves, 1-0

35...?
Gurgenidze vs Y Kots, 1961 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 40 moves, 0-1

25...?
Y Kots vs Tal, 1962
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 34 moves, 0-1

25...?
I Zaitsev vs E Ubilava, 1967
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 33 moves, 0-1

21...?
Averbakh vs Suetin, 1950 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 33 moves, 1-0

BOOK 3, 33...?
V Mikenas vs Aronin, 1957 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 33 moves, 0-1

23.? and 24.?
Tal vs K Klaman, 1957 
(B61) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2, 34 moves, 1-0

16.?
Gipslis vs Bronstein, 1958 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 54 moves, 1-0

39...?
Korchnoi vs Averbakh, 1959 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 43 moves, 0-1

37.?
Keres vs Korchnoi, 1959 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 39 moves, 1-0

25...?
L Shamkovich vs Y Sakharov, 1960
(B65) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4, 25 moves, 0-1

30.? and 31.?
Geller vs Polugaevsky, 1961 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 31 moves, 1-0

18.?
Lutikov vs V Osnos, 1965 
(B27) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

37.?
Gufeld vs E Bukhman, 1965
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 42 moves, 1-0

36...?
V Liberzon vs Taimanov, 1967 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 36 moves, 0-1

26.?
V Liberzon vs Suetin, 1967
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 26 moves, 1-0

[Beginning of "Find the Wrong Move!"] 20...?
Emms vs M Roetteler, 1992 
(B57) Sicilian, 21 moves, 1-0

40.? [Alternate Solution in Kibitzing]
D Hersvik vs J Bellin, 2000 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 41 moves, 0-1

28...?
S Sale vs S Stantic, 2000
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 34 moves, 1-0

32...?
G Seul vs K van der Weide, 2000
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 35 moves, 1-0

16...?
I A Nataf vs M Paragua, 2000 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 17 moves, 1-0

33...?
Glek vs I Madl, 1999
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 34 moves, 1-0

39.?
Groszpeter vs Hracek, 1999
(B48) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 39 moves, 0-1

32.?
G M Todorovic vs Damljanovic, 1999
(B57) Sicilian, 32 moves, 0-1

25...? [Level 2]
B Trabert vs P Vezzosi, 2000
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 28 moves, 0-1

43...? [Level 2]
P Sinkevich vs S Kalugin, 2000
(B58) Sicilian, 43 moves, 0-1

37.? [Level 3]
D Collas vs D Das, 2000
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 41 moves, 1-0

24.? [Level 4] [Note in Kibitzing]
C De Wit vs Movsesian, 2000 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 29 moves, 0-1

24...? [Level 5]
D Tebb vs C G Ward, 1998
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 33 moves, 0-1

33.? [Level 3]
Kiril D Georgiev vs R Kempinski, 2000
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 33 moves, 1-0

26.? [Level 2]
S Rocha vs Galego, 2000
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 27 moves, 1-0

35.? [Level 3]
D Rogic vs A Maksimenko, 1999
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 36 moves, 1-0

37...? [Level 3]
A Minasian vs G Sargissian, 1999 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 39 moves, 0-1

[Beginning of Endgame Puzzles] 39.? [Answer in Kibitzing]
P Pisk vs Motylev, 2000 
(B30) Sicilian, 49 moves, 0-1

40...? [Answer in Kibitzing]
McShane vs Emms, 1999 
(B44) Sicilian, 53 moves, 1-0

43...?
E Polovnikova-Atalik vs Kupreichik, 2000
(B30) Sicilian, 44 moves, 0-1

47.?
D Sermek vs B R Watson, 1999
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 61 moves, 1-0

36...?
D de Vreugt vs V Malakhov, 2000 
(B27) Sicilian, 43 moves, 0-1

41.?
P Ricardi vs Kotronias, 1996
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 81 moves, 1-0

39...?
G Lee vs Emms, 1999
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 39 moves, 0-1

43...?
D Boskovic vs P Benkovic, 2000
(B57) Sicilian, 44 moves, 0-1

37...? [Answer in Kibitzing]
D Smerdon vs Kuan Kuan Tian, 1999 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 46 moves, 1-0

38.?
E Berg vs Oral, 2000
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 41 moves, 1-0

41...?
Votava vs P David, 1999
(B97) Sicilian, Najdorf, 42 moves, 0-1

39.?
Anand vs Kasimdzhanov, 1999 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 39 moves, 1-0

38.?
Sutovsky vs Chandler, 2000 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 42 moves, 1-0

32.? [Level 2]
N Jakupovic vs D Feletar, 2000
(B50) Sicilian, 32 moves, 1-0

16.? [Level 2]
R Willmoth vs I Lambie, 2000 
(B50) Sicilian, 21 moves, 1-0

27...? [Level 1]
A van den Berg vs A Keatinge-Clay, 2000 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 30 moves, 0-1

38...? [Level 3]
S Conquest vs W Arencibia, 2000
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 59 moves, 0-1

35...? [Level 3]
G A Timoshenko vs A Lesiege, 1999
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 54 moves, 0-1

35...? [Level 3]
T Reich vs Agrest, 1999
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 35 moves, 0-1

[Beginning of the Ultimate Challenge!] 24.?
Grischuk vs A E Vaulin, 1999 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 26 moves, 1-0

34.?
Sadvakasov vs E Torre, 2000
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 41 moves, 1-0

22.?
Vasiukov vs Gurgenidze, 1967
(B88) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 29 moves, 1-0

B72 0-1 29
Timman vs Miles, 1982 
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 29 moves, 0-1

B80 0-1 35
Solozhenkin vs Wojtkiewicz, 1988
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 35 moves, 0-1

B96 0-1 27
Lapshun vs Wojtkiewicz, 1993
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 27 moves, 0-1

B77 0-1 26
L Barczay vs Sosonko, 1977 
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 26 moves, 0-1

B66 0-1 29
Shirov vs Kramnik, 1996 
(B66) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6, 29 moves, 0-1

B90 0-1 40
Shirov vs Kasparov, 1997 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 40 moves, 0-1

B99 0-1 32
R Navarro Segura vs de Firmian, 1980
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 32 moves, 0-1

B92 0-1 39
B Abramovic vs de Firmian, 1986
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 39 moves, 0-1

B90 0-1 33
Morozevich vs de Firmian, 1996 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 33 moves, 0-1

B90 0-1 29
L De Veauce vs Keene, 1963  
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 29 moves, 0-1

B76 0-1 33
O'Dell vs Keene, 1966 
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 33 moves, 0-1

Hyper Sicilian (A04) 1-0 The Bishops play on both wings
Dzindzichashvili vs E Torre, 1978 
(A04) Reti Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

Sic Closed vs Botvinnik System Rev (B25) 0-1 Remove the Guard!
H Tanner vs Shabalov, 1991 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 10 moves, 0-1

Rare example of a player moving all of his pawns before moving
Alekhine vs E Frahm, 1933 
(B20) Sicilian, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def (B20) 0-1 Be2 Big Clamp disappears quickly
W Arencibia vs Akopian, 1993 
(B20) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def Chameleon (B20) 0-1 QxN+ decoy sac!
G Oskam vs Colle, 1923 
(B20) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def 2.Na3?! (B20) 1-0 Pins & h-file pawn lever work
K Menyah vs A J Mestel, 2005 
(B20) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Chameleon Ne2xd4 (B20) 1-0 Systematic destruction
B Al Qudaimi vs O Croes, 2010
(B20) Sicilian, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Italian Gambit (B20) 1-0 Bxf7+, Ne5+, Qh5+, etc.
Cochrane vs Somacarana, 1855
(B20) Sicilian, 17 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Wing Gambit Declined (B20) 1-0 Center cut
M R Hazlewood vs Fleming, 1980 
(B20) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.b3 Variation (B20) 0-1 Discovery punishes P grabbing
D Herman vs Z Izoria, 2003
(B20) Sicilian, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Chameleon (B20) 1-0 Keres makes just 4 pawn moves
Keres vs Robert E Byrne, 1955 
(B20) Sicilian, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: 2.b3 (B20) 1-0 Bishops hack the g-file
M Abbink vs Y H de Rover, 1997 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0 Qs race to 7th+, 8th#
I Sabau vs A J Goldsby, 2003 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1 Bishop surprise
R J Kermeen vs E Tate, 1989 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin. Barmen Defense Modern Line (B22) 1-0
C Scheerer vs F Bindrich, 2004 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 17 moves, 1-0

Game 186 in Understanding Chess Middlegames by John Nunn
Tiviakov vs Le Quang Liem, 2008 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 28 moves, 0-1

Sic Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Sweet polka dancing platypuses!
J Diaz vs D Freeman, 2004 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def Closed. Chameleon Ne2xd4 (B23) 1-0 White Q accepts
O Sarapu vs K W Lynn, 1982
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Chameleon (B23) 0-1 Smothered Mate
NN vs Dowd, 1984 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 9 moves, 0-1

Source: Sid Pickard - The Games of Wilhelm Steinitz p. 179 #692
Steinitz vs H Voigt, 1885 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 12 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Happy hanging N
Topalov vs M Leon Hoyos, 2010 
(B27) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Corner shot
Shirov vs C Troyke, 2007
(B27) Sicilian, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Methodical mash
Jansa vs F Petersen, 1970
(B27) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Bone in the throat!
Y Marrero Lopez vs Thi Mai Hung Nguyen, 2010 
(B27) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2...Qc7 Quinteros Var (B27) 1-0 Rabid White Octopus
J Gonzalez Garcia vs Quinteros, 1971 
(B27) Sicilian, 16 moves, 1-0

Sicilian O'Kelly. Normal System Kan Line (B22) 0-1 Greco-like #
M Sinner vs N Miezis, 1997 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 20 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Nimzowitsch. Closed (B29) 1-0 Discovered Attk
A Shiplay vs E Shipley, 1977 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 12 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 White has two threats
C Landenbergue vs S Jakob, 2001 
(B30) Sicilian, 15 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 0-1 Gem!
Lutikov vs O Chernikov, 1978 
(B30) Sicilian, 31 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 Kill or be killed!
Robson vs B Finegold, 2011 
(B30) Sicilian, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 1-0 N fork comin
Kasparov vs Kramnik, 1992 
(B30) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open 3...d5? (B32) 1-0 Minors charge, majors pin
Boleslavsky vs Gurgenidze, 1960 
(B32) Sicilian, 13 moves, 1-0

Game 48 in The Hypermodern Game of Chess by Savielly Tartakower
Alekhine vs Saemisch, 1922 
(B32) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 Promotion looms
I Szecsenyi vs Zsuzsa Polgar, 1984
(B32) Sicilian, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 Uncastled K stripped
K Peebo vs Kupreichik, 1968 
(B32) Sicilian, 18 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 Open h-file battery w/Pawn on 6th
R A Ziatdinov vs M Pinto, 1999
(B32) Sicilian, 34 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 Discovery
D Ciuksyte vs V M Golod, 2003 
(B32) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 Up the exchange & two pawns
S Petrik vs J Kozma, 1975
(B32) Sicilian, 12 moves, 0-1

Game 104 inThe Mammoth Book of the World's Greatest Chess Games
Nunn vs I A Nataf, 1999 
(B32) Sicilian, 28 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open (B38) 1-0 Notes by Geza Maroczy
Capablanca vs D Marotti, 1922  
(B32) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sic Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov, Chelyabinsk (B33) 1-0 Q&R sac
Kasparov vs Kramnik, 1994 
(B33) Sicilian, 36 moves, 1-0

CHESS: 5334 Problems, Combos & Games as Game #4673 on p.868-869
P Needham vs Zsuzsa Polgar, 1981 
(B33) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov, Chelyabinsk (B33) 1-0 28.?
Kasparov vs Lautier, 1994 
(B33) Sicilian, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov (B33) 0-1 27...?
L Dek vs Bacrot, 2017 
(B33) Sicilian, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov Var (B33) 1-0 Insert
J Ridameya Tatche vs J Otazu Ojer, 1992
(B33) Sicilian, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov (B33) 1-0 Smothered #
R Giblon vs L Hendon, 2011 
(B33) Sicilian, 11 moves, 1-0

Game 35 in Stein: Move by Move by Thomas Engqvist
Stein vs Pelikan, 1966 
(B35) Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Kan. Maroczy Bind Reti Var (B41) 1-0 backward P falls
I Nepomniachtchi vs Svidler, 2014 
(B41) Sicilian, Kan, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Kan. Polugaevsky Var (B42) 0-1
C Zuidema vs Ivkov, 1964 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 18 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Kan. Polugaevsky Var (B42) 0-1
Adams vs Hjartarson, 1994
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 19 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Kan. Modern Var (B42) 0-1 All of a sudden...
J Bosch vs G Kacheishvili, 1993 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 19 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Kan. Modern Var (B42) 1-0White's heavy pieces hit hard
K Mokry vs Gheorghiu, 1985 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 30 moves, 1-0

Donaldson and Tangborn wrote 'The Unknown Bobby Fischer'
Fischer vs M Green, 1963 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 35 moves, 1-0

37...? (Wednesday, September 5, 2007)
A Medina Garcia vs Tal, 1966 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Kan. Wing Attack (B43) 1-0 Brilliant
L Christiansen vs L C Gilden, 1976 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Kan. Knight Variation (B43) 1-0 Decoy then skewer
Unzicker vs Tal, 1975 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Paulsen. Modern Line (B44)1-0 "Pascal's Triangle"
P Charbonneau vs Anand, 2006 
(B44) Sicilian, 43 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Four Knights (B45) 0-1 f3 tactics on the 2nd rank
L Henry vs A Peredun, 2004
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 30 moves, 0-1

SSicilian Paulsen. Normal (B45) 1-0 pf6 jam for Lolli's Mate
D Mastrovasilis vs K Bischoff, 2003
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 27 moves, 1-0

Kasparov does not even need to move his queen to beat Topalov!
Topalov vs Kasparov, 1995 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def Paulsen Var (B46) 0-1 Long, strong Q move+ next
A Guerrero vs Judit Polgar, 2014 
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 34 moves, 0-1

78 of 200 Modern Brilliancies (1984) by Kevin Wicker
Velimirovic vs Vasiukov, 1973 
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B47) 1-0 Exposure
Larsen vs Hort, 1978 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B48) 1-0 Occupy the center
L Christiansen vs M Zivanic, 2008 
(B48) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 34 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B48) 1-0 Exchange sac attack!
Wei Yi vs A Haast, 2015 
(B48) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B49) 0-1Notes by R. Keene
P Almond vs Keene, 1964  
(B49) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Modern Var (B50) 1-0 Focus shifts to f7
Vasiukov vs A Schneider, 1983
(B50) Sicilian, 28 moves, 1-0

it can be instructive to see great players lose a miniature
Petrosian vs Kotov, 1952 
(B50) Sicilian, 17 moves, 0-1

Delayed Alapin (B50) 1-0 Simul giveaway
Kasparov vs J Firor, 1995 
(B50) Sicilian, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Wing Gambit. Deferred Var (B50) 1-0 Pin gets worse
Keres vs S Herseth, 1937 
(B50) Sicilian, 19 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack (B51) 1-0 Devastating ++
O Kanmazalp vs A Karason, 2017
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack. Main Line (B52) 1-0 N+ for Q
J A Curdo vs Fedorowicz, 1974 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Canal Attack. Main Line (B52) 0-1 g5! pawn roller
A Kovchan vs Ivanchuk, 2014
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack. ML (B52) 1-0Undermine the Guard
A Rayes vs M Ozanne, 2008 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Chekhover Var (B53) 0-1 White runs w/scissors
L Shamaev vs Ufimtsev, 1949 
(B53) Sicilian, 34 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Classical. General (B56) 0-1 Line interference!
Navara vs O Chernikov, 1998
(B56) Sicilian, 37 moves, 0-1

Pawn roller, back-to-back sac clear the way for her majesty
Morozevich vs E Alekseev, 2004 
(B56) Sicilian, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Venice Attack (B56) 1-0 Pawn #
P Martinez Rodriguez vs M Luque Ibanes, 2001 
(B56) Sicilian, 15 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Classical (B56) 0-1 Resembles Bird, From Gambit
NN vs F Rhine, 2013 
(B56) Sicilian, 10 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def Classical. Anti-Fischer-Sozin Var (B57) 0-1 38...?
Topalov vs Kramnik, 1995 
(B57) Sicilian, 40 moves, 0-1

Sic Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern, Early deviate (B62) 1-0Bonehead
N Pogonina vs S Shaydullina, 2007 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Richter-Rauzer (B62) 0-1 If Qg7 Bf6 traps her
V Sherbakov vs Taimanov, 1954 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 14 moves, 0-1

Sic Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern, deviate (B62) 1-0Remove the Def
N Pogonina vs I Sudakova, 2007
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Richter-Rauzer. Classical (B63) 1-0 Remove the Guard!
E G F Hellers vs Piket, 1985 
(B63) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Richter-Rauzer. Classical (B63) 0-1Brainstorm backfire
Joel Benjamin vs Gulko, 2000 
(B63) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 32 moves, 0-1

Tue 2009.03.17 - 36...? two move queen trap
E Walther vs Tal, 1966 
(B64) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 37 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Dragon (B70) 1-0 Standard h-pawn thrust
Z Karniewski vs W Kolacin, 1993 
(B70) Sicilian, Dragon Variation, 15 moves, 1-0

Karpov Rules Las Palmas '77
Karpov vs A Martin Gonzalez, 1977 
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Classical (B72) 0-1 White style in the center
J Fichtl vs Miles, 1975
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Dragon. Classical (B72) 0-1 N sac nets Q
Larsen vs Miles, 1978
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Dragon. Classical (B72)1-0 Brilliant Greco's Mate
A W Fox vs H L Dickerson, 1904 
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attk Modern Line (B76)1-0 24.? Friday
B Ivanovic vs Velimirovic, 1981 
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attack (B77) 0-1 Sacs to the 3rd
T Pfeifer vs Judit Polgar, 1988 
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 31 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attack ML (B77) 1-0 Sacs & a passer
Karpov vs E Gik, 1968 
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 36 moves, 1-0

Sic Dragon. Yugoslav Attk Old Line (B78) 0-1 Central occupation
G McCurdy vs Keene, 1966 
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Scheveningen (B80) 1-0 Black was too busy to castle
Movsesian vs U Boensch, 1999 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Scheveningen. Keres Attk (B81) 1-0Early Kside P roller
T Ernst vs Jansa, 1986
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 43 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Scheveningen. Keres Attk (B81) 0-1 Weak back rank
Ljubojevic vs Kasparov, 1988 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 39 moves, 0-1

Quality sac for quality attack! - One of Karpov's best!
Karpov vs Sax, 1983 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 39 moves, 1-0

Sic Scheveningen. Keres Attack (B81) 1-0 Coffee. Coffee!
Razuvaev vs H Ree, 1975 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

Game 293 in Chess Informant Best Games 201-300
Karpov vs Spassky, 1980 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Scheveningen. Classical General (B83) 1-0 24.?
P Thipsay vs C Sandipan, 2004 
(B83) Sicilian, 28 moves, 1-0

Sic Scheveningen. Modern Var (B83) 0-1 Find the mating square &
K Darga vs G Barcza, 1954 
(B83) Sicilian, 34 moves, 0-1

34...? Sicilian Def. Scheveningen. Classical Var (B84) 0-1
A Kovchan vs A Volokitin, 2015 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 35 moves, 0-1

Game 903 in Chess Informant Best Games 901-1000
A Volokitin vs Rublevsky, 2004 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Scheveningen. Classical (B84) 1-0 Greek gift, R lift
M Paragua vs J Goh, 2004 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attk. Flank Var (B87)1-0 Sacs on 6th, #
J Konikowski vs B Barbulovic, 1968 
(B87) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Velimirovic Attack (B89) 1-0 Sweet interference!
Balashov vs A Lukin, 1967 
(B89) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf Variation (B90) 0-1 Emms 60...?
A Bannik vs Bronstein, 1958 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 63 moves, 0-1

Sic Najdorf. English Attack Anti-English (B90) 1-0 two-way pin
Nunn vs B Gasic, 1974 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 44 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf (B90) 1-0 Rxf7 allows Qh7+ and she haunts
V Ciocaltea vs Jansa, 1963
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 37 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. English Attk (B90) 1-0 MG promotion prevails
M Leon Hoyos vs Jobava, 2010 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 34 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Najdorf. English Attack (B90) 1-0 Two solutions
Nunn vs Sadler, 1993  
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B90) 1-0 Pile on the pin
K Kuderinov vs M Arnold, 2008 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 18 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B90) 0-1 Ns pluckin' Ps & more
N Akylbekov vs Zhou Jianchao, 2010 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Najdorf. English Attack (B90) 1-0 Raking Rooks
Balashov vs Gheorghiu, 1977
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. English Attack Anti-English (B90) 0-1
E F Romero vs Jobava, 1999
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Najdorf. English Attack (B90) 1-0 Taking 1 pawn might
Carlsen vs Granda Zuniga, 2006 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Opocensky Var (B92) 0-1 Crossfire
Sadvakasov vs Wang Yue, 2001 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 32 moves, 0-1

Fischer wins U.S. C'ship with 1st Najdorf; returns the exchange
C Grossguth vs Fischer, 1956 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 29 moves, 0-1

17.? Sic Najdorf 10.Bxb5 sac (B96) 1-0 Loose pieces, # threat
M Sibarevic vs Bukic, 1976 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B96) 0-1 Thematic exchange sacrifice
Shirov vs Anand, 2008 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B96) 1-0 Give to get
Tal vs Tringov, 1958 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B96) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Ivanchuk vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2012 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 36 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Najdorf. Poisoned Pawn (B97) 1-0 Sac both Ns
B Adhiban vs Wei Yi, 2015 
(B97) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 1-0

116 of 200 Modern Brilliancies (1984) by Kevin Wicker
Lombardy vs Quinteros, 1973 
(B98) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Game 115 of 200 Modern Brilliances by Kevin Wicker (pub. 1982)
J A Grefe vs Browne, 1973 
(B98) Sicilian, Najdorf, 21 moves, 1-0

Sic Najdorf. Goteborg (Argentine) (B98) 0-1 Pro Bono
B Robertie vs G Bono, 1976 
(B98) Sicilian, Najdorf, 31 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Najdorf. Main Line (B99) 1-0 Unsound Q sac
P Openshaw vs P Hummel, 1999 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. Main Line (B99) 1-0 The Grand Old Man taps
A Planinc vs Najdorf, 1973 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf ML (B99) 1-0 Remarkable mating net noose
Navara vs J Helbich, 1998 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Pin Var (B40) 0-1 Shortest game of the tournament
A Rabinovich vs Schlechter, 1911 
(B40) Sicilian, 17 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Grand Prix Attk. 5.Bc4 Schofman Var (B23) 1-0 B+
Weeramantry vs Tingjie Lei, 2016 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Bb5-Bc4. Traditional (B25) 1-0 Blistering thrts
Y Gozzoli vs L Delorme, 2006 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nd4xBb5 Grand Prix Attk (B23) 1-0 Deflect the Defender
E Zude vs T Lowitz, 2006 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 18 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Delayed Alapin Var (B40) 1-0 2 Hogs on 7th
E Polovnikova-Atalik vs J Kochetkova, 2001
(B40) Sicilian, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 5.Bc4 GPA (B23) 1-0 Impressive Kside assault
J Aulin-Jansson vs H Isachsen, 2001
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen. Classical (B84) 1-0 21.?
Smyslov vs K Grigorian, 1976 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 26.?
V Ruehrig vs G Stertenbrink, 1984 
(B27) Sicilian, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Pin. Koch Var (B40) 0-1 X-Ray back ranker
H Einarsson vs Hector, 1984 
(B40) Sicilian, 34 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open/Delayed Smith-Morra (B32) 1-0 P thrust, fork
B Fleissig vs J Bauer, 1889 
(B32) Sicilian, 15 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attack Modern Line (B76) 1-0 34...?
Z Almasi vs W Watson, 1994 
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 34 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 33.?
Parma vs Stein, 1965 
(B27) Sicilian, 34 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 Sacs that look like a blunders
Svidler vs Carlsen, 2006 
(B30) Sicilian, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 1-0Pile on the pin
M B Oratovsky vs S Estremera Panos, 2001
(B30) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Sic Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Early deviation (B62) 1-0 27.?
Karpov vs Van der Wiel, 1980 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 32 moves, 1-0

Nunn vs M Marin, 1987 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 27 moves, 1-0

Tal vs Benko, 1959 
(B27) Sicilian, 30 moves, 1-0

M Sharif vs Kasparov, 1988 
(B82) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 31 moves, 1-0

T Olafsson vs M Perunovic, 2009
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

H Goldhamer vs Fischer, 1956 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 25 moves, 0-1

Sic Dragon. Yugoslav Attack Early deviations (B75) 1-0 Q sac
A Beni vs I Anagnostou, 1954 
(B75) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen. Modern Var (B83) 0-1 25...?
R Fuchs vs Korchnoi, 1965 
(B83) Sicilian, 27 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 Cold, but not quite coldcocked
M Matthiesen vs T Jaksland, 2007 
(B32) Sicilian, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian O'Kelly. Venice System Gambit line (B28) 0-1 R avenue
A Karklins vs M Uribe, 2010 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 19 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 32.?
L Bruzon Batista vs E Perelshteyn, 2000 
(B27) Sicilian, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 0-1Tactics
A Galliano vs P Littlewood, 2010 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 22 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Kan. Maroczy Bind Reti Var (B41) 1-0 Just Take It
Kashdan vs J Brunner, 1932
(B41) Sicilian, Kan, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Richter-Rauzer. Modern (B61) 1-0 No en passant
A Planinc vs Z Mestrovic, 1974 
(B61) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2, 15 moves, 1-0

Polgar's own book How I Beat Fischer's Record says 27... ♕
E Polihroniade vs Judit Polgar, 1988 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 27 moves, 0-1

G52: Champions of the New Millennium by Ftacnik, Kopek & Browne
Ponomariov vs Karjakin, 2007 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 32 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Marshall Attack. Modern ML (C89) 0-1 Kside Crush
M Vachier-Lagrave vs Svidler, 2009 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, French Var Normal (B40) 1-0 12.?
D H Campora vs I E Morovic-Fernandez, 1981 
(B40) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Sic Scheveningen. Classical Paulsen Var (B85) 1-0 21.?
C H Alexander vs Szabo, 1947 
(B85) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical, 26 moves, 1-0

Flohr is playing a full blodded Hedgehog in the mid-1930s
Riumin vs Flohr, 1936 
(B32) Sicilian, 31 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 0-1 25...?
Anand vs Carlsen, 2009 
(B30) Sicilian, 34 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Nimzowitsch. Advance Var (B29) 0-1 25...?
S Cross vs C Henderson, 1938 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 1-0 31.?
Akopian vs Sveshnikov, 1993 
(B30) Sicilian, 35 moves, 1-0

Sic Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk. Fianchetto Var (B31) 0-1 Qxf2+
M Cetkovic vs Velimirovic, 1962 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 28 moves, 0-1

Sic Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk. Fianchetto (B31) 0-1 32...?
O Sick vs Gorelov, 1989 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 35 moves, 0-1

Sic Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk. Fianchetto (B31) 0-1 31...?
Sax vs Salov, 1989 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 34 moves, 0-1

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

Sicilian Najdorf (B90) 1-0 Patented Kside assault, promo combo
Fischer vs Rodolfo Cardoso, 1957 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Classical. General (B56) 0-1 Blitz
Movsesian vs Morozevich, 2008 
(B56) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Morozevich vs J Rowson, 1999 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 26 moves, 1-0

J Kaufeld vs H Prasovic, 2003 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

Anderssen vs E Schallopp, 1864 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 35 moves, 0-1

M Esserman vs C Tsai, 2003 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 23 moves, 1-0

Y Novikov vs Veresov, 1955 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 24 moves, 0-1

Tolush vs Gurgenidze, 1956 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 15 moves, 1-0

Levin vs A Makarov, 1957
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 20 moves, 1-0

Krogius vs G Borisenko, 1953 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

Knishenko vs Zurakhov, 1956
(B95) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6, 21 moves, 1-0

Kalatozishbili vs A Blagidze, 1956 
(B98) Sicilian, Najdorf, 23 moves, 1-0

Akimov vs Polyak, 1956
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Raush vs Muratov, 1958
(B32) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

G Kanayan vs Y Zelinsky, 1956
(B30) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Shishkin vs Belov, 1960 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Galimov vs Ephashkin, 1959
(B32) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Lutikov vs Tylevitch, 1957
(B44) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Strekalovsky vs Bastrikov, 1958
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 23 moves, 0-1

Artiushikhin vs Koifman, 1961
(B40) Sicilian, 17 moves, 0-1

Bagirov vs A Movshovich, 1960 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 15 moves, 1-0

Rekka vs Bobrinsky, 1961 
(B32) Sicilian, 14 moves, 1-0

Yurkov vs Salov, 1979 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 14 moves, 1-0

M Yudovich Jr. vs Strom, 1961
(B40) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Vladimir Lepeshkin vs Grishanin, 1959
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 19 moves, 1-0

E Belokurov vs G Sanakoev, 1962 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

Foltys vs E Eliskases, 1936 
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Scheveningen. Modern Var (B83) 1-0Arabian # in middle!
Wade vs A G Shoebridge, 1945 
(B83) Sicilian, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 34.?
Anand vs I E Morovic-Fernandez, 1990 
(B32) Sicilian, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Delayed Alapin (B50) 0-1 b-pawn buster
Stoltz vs V Ciocaltea, 1953 
(B50) Sicilian, 17 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: General 2.d3 d6 (B20) 0-1 Snipping Ps
D Tunks vs J McDonnell, 2009
(B20) Sicilian, 26 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Staunton-Cochrane Var (B20) 0-1Harassing Black Bs
A A Bykhovsky vs Antoshin, 1959
(B20) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Four Knights (B45) 1-0 Black K caught in center
D Kostakiev vs S Erofeev, 1998 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 16 moves, 1-0

Sicilian O'Kelly. Normal System Kan Line (B28) 1-0Black Q leads
E Tate vs S Kriventsov, 1998 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 22 moves, 1-0

S Mariotti vs G Eppinger, 1969 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Wch U12
M El Adnani vs Aronian, 1994 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 22 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. UnClosed. Chameleon (B23) 1-0 Remove the Defender
J Mieses vs Breyer, 1920 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed. Chameleon (B23) 1-0 Dovetail #
K Spraggett vs G Pelle, 1997
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk (B30) 1-0 Bind, P lever
Morozevich vs K Arakhamia-Grant, 1994 
(B30) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk (B30) 1-0 Set up Lolli's #
Morozevich vs Petursson, 1994 
(B30) Sicilian, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin 2...d5 3.exd6 Nf6 4.Bb5+ (B22) 1-0 21.?
Smagin vs Sveshnikov, 1995 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Canal Attack (B51) 1-0 Caught in the center
M Muzychuk vs V Dotan, 2012 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 18 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Fischer-Sozin Attack. Flank Var (B87) 1-0 N fork
K Sorri vs T Sammalvuo, 1996
(B87) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5, 19 moves, 0-1

Nunn vs A J Mestel, 1978 
(B75) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 31 moves, 0-1

Kotronias vs Ivanchuk, 2011 
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 37 moves, 0-1

Kholmov vs Keres, 1959 
(B30) Sicilian, 29 moves, 1-0

Kholmov vs Bronstein, 1965 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 34 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 Q decoy sacrifice for N+ fork
Aronian vs Beshukov, 2000 
(B30) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Fischer-Sozin Attk. Leonhardt Var (B88) 1-0 13.?
Y Troinov vs L Popov, 1962 
(B88) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Movsesian vs V Babula, 1996 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Movsesian vs M Orsag, 1995
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1 Black Ns cross frontier
M Albano vs Matulovic, 1968
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 21 moves, 0-1

Spassky vs Kajan, 1955 
(B33) Sicilian, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk (B30) 1-0 Crowded Q trap
Ivanchuk vs Sosonko, 1989 
(B30) Sicilian, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin. Barmen Def (B22) 1-0 29.?
S Yudin vs O Loskutov, 2004 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 33 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish. 31.?
Ivanchuk vs Anand, 1994 
(B32) Sicilian, 35 moves, 1-0

Game 132 in My Fifty Years of Chess by Frank James Marshall
Marshall vs D S Polland, 1937 
(B41) Sicilian, Kan, 32 moves, 1-0

Big Clamp vs Sicilian Dragon Nh6 (B20) 0-1 Back ranker coming
T Chapman vs M Rose, 2001 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack. Main Line (B52) 1-0 20.?
Tkachiev vs W Watson, 1993 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

K Rohonyan vs A L'Ami, 2008 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 23 moves, 1-0

Anderssen Opening/Sicilian Dragon (A00) 1-0 29.?
Carlsen vs K Holm, 2018 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 34 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov Chelyabinsk (B33)0-1 33...?
A Holmsten vs G Mohr, 2001 
(B33) Sicilian, 33 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: French Variation (B40) 1-0 14.?
Movsesian vs N Miezis, 2008 
(B40) Sicilian, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Scheveningen. Delayed Keres Attack (B81) 1-0 Say what?
Svidler vs I Cheparinov, 2007 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Four Knights. Exchange (B45) 0-1 Simul upset
Lasker vs J Dimer, 1904 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 17 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1 A bit of Chicago in Reno
D Moody vs Nakamura, 1999 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 20 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Classical. Anti-Fischer-Sozin Var (B57) 0-1Skewer
Vogt vs Hort, 1971
(B57) Sicilian, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Fischer-Sozin Attk. Flank Var (B87) 0-1White Rs halted
Lu Yijie vs Le Quang Liem, 2013 
(B87) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. English Attack (B90) 1-0 35.?
L Dominguez vs Morozevich, 2009 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 36 moves, 1-0

J Littlewood vs Botvinnik, 1961 
(B75) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 28 moves, 0-1

A Kuindzhy vs Jansa, 1961
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 26 moves, 1-0

Game 2: My Best Games of Chess by Viswanathan Anand & John Nunn
Anand vs K Ninov, 1987 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 25 moves, 1-0

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