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King hunts
Compiled by Steffy
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Exciting king hunts.Nothing more. I show the sacrifice that resulted in such hunt unless there was none.

4.Bxf2!!
Biegler vs Peperle, 1952 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 11 moves, 0-1

3.Bxf2?! Game results in draw
Hamppe vs Meitner, 1872 
(C25) Vienna, 18 moves, 1/2-1/2

11.Qxh7!!Love this one, but wish Lasker played 18.0-0-0#
Ed. Lasker vs G A Thomas, 1912 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 18 moves, 1-0

This Game is weird. 1.e4 e5 2.pxp pxp 3.Ke2 Qe5#.
Lindemann vs Echtermeyer, 1893  
(B01) Scandinavian, 3 moves, 0-1

26...Bxe4!
Rubinstein vs Spielmann, 1912  
(A84) Dutch, 42 moves, 0-1

king hunt results in king walk.26th move was 26.Kh8
J van Ruitenburg vs S Castellani, 2000 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 1-0

19.Qxf6!!
Petrosian vs Pachman, 1961  
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 21 moves, 1-0

12.0-0!!
F A Hoffmann vs Alexander Petrov, 1844 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 20 moves, 0-1

8.Nxe4!!
J Reinisch vs Traxler, 1890  
(C57) Two Knights, 17 moves, 0-1

White tries to chase a pawn with his king and loses his queen
Nash vs Jim Jordan, 1979 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 5 moves, 0-1

15.Bxf7!
Lasker vs J Bauer, 1889 
(A03) Bird's Opening, 38 moves, 1-0

Can I show a king walk-please?
Short vs Timman, 1991 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 34 moves, 1-0

Of course I can!Here's another one
Kramnik vs Leko, 2004  
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 41 moves, 1-0

I think I should stop, but here's another one, with zugzwang
D Kosic vs T Christensen, 2005 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 55 moves, 1-0

Here's a king hunt, but I'm running out of ideas.
Euwe vs Reti, 1920 
(C56) Two Knights, 20 moves, 0-1

17.Qxd5!
J Matschego vs Falkbeer, 1853 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 0-1

None of these are really king hunts
Larsen vs Spassky, 1970 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 17 moves, 0-1

Okay, here's one
Tarrasch vs Romberg, 1893 
(000) Chess variants, 21 moves, 1-0

And another one.
Nimzowitsch vs Tarrasch, 1914  
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 32 moves, 0-1

Not very beautiful. I should've reserved the best one for last
P Damiano vs NN, 1512 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 13 moves, 1-0

This ones beautiful
Keene vs Robatsch, 1971  
(E08) Catalan, Closed, 27 moves, 1-0

Even more beautiful
Morphy vs Anderssen, 1858  
(B44) Sicilian, 17 moves, 1-0

This is even more beautiful
Paulsen vs Morphy, 1857  
(C48) Four Knights, 28 moves, 0-1

And I DID save the best for last...
Averbakh vs Kotov, 1953 
(A55) Old Indian, Main line, 51 moves, 0-1

Right here:-)
Kasparov vs Topalov, 1999 
(B07) Pirc, 44 moves, 1-0

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