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Green Tea and Toast for Fredthebear's Ghost
Compiled by fredthebear
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* If these are not your cup o' tea, then allow MadBishop to provide Mikhail Tal playing the Modern Benoni: Game Collection: Tal - The Modern Benoni

By the way, Fredthebear is no relation to fref, does not know fref.

Slav Def (D10) 1-0 Marshall traps the trapper Bernstein
Marshall vs O Bernstein, 1914
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 30 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: General (D10) 0-1 Handsome Rook sacs!!
Zhao Xue vs Wang Hao, 2007 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 24 moves, 0-1

Game 235 in Irving Chernev's "Winning Chess Traps"
S Von Freymann vs I Rabinovich, 1934 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 50 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game 239 in Irving Chernev's "Winning Chess Traps"
Schlechter vs J Perlis, 1911 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 45 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: Modern Line (D11) 1-0 Outside passer
Nisipeanu vs E Neri, 2004 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 37 moves, 1-0

Slav Def. Quiet Variation. Schallopp Def (D12) 1-0 Notes by AA
Lasker vs Euwe, 1936  
(D12) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 33 moves, 1-0

[Game 39] Quickies, p. 194 in The Fireside Book of Chess
S Nadel vs I Margulis, 1932 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 14 moves, 1-0

Przepiórka loses his chances for gold after being mated in 14!
Przepiorka vs A Cheron, 1928 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 14 moves, 0-1

Same as Przepiorka vs A Cheron, 1928
C Staldi vs I Pleci, 1937 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 14 moves, 0-1

Slav Def: Czech. Wiesbaden Sharp line (D17) 1-0 Q on 6th, R
I Stohl vs P Haba, 1989
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 23 moves, 1-0

Old Trap QGA (D20) 1-0 Black needs 3...e5 instead of 3...b5?
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 6 moves, 1-0

QGA. Central Var. McDonnell Def (D20) 1-0 Exchange sac attack
Owen vs A Boden, 1867 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 20 moves, 1-0

Riesgos en GDA
Kasparov vs Deep Thought, 1989 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 37 moves, 1-0

QGA 3 e4 Nf6
K Miton vs Sadvakasov, 2000
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 46 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGA: White may play e5
Beim vs S Wagman, 1990 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 19 moves, 1-0

QGA: 3 e4 Nc6
Van Wely vs V Milov, 1999
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 66 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGA. Central Var. McDonnell Def (D20) 1-0 P roller in time
Velimirovic vs I Susic, 1965 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 35 moves, 1-0

Queen's Gambit Accepted: Central. Greco Variation (D20) 0-1Wild
L Javakhishvili vs R Edouard, 2015 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 32 moves, 0-1

Black's f-pawn stays on its starting square for 171 moves
Seirawan vs Xu Jun, 1988 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 191 moves, 1/2-1/2

Semi-Slav Defense: Marshall Gambit. Main Line (D31) 1-0
G Schwartzman vs D Komarov, 1994 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 27 moves, 1-0

Page 17 in Pawn Structure Chess by Andrew Soltis
Steinitz vs G Marco, 1896 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 33 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Marshall Gambit. Main Line (D31) 1-0
I Krush vs I A Novikov, 2001
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 48 moves, 1/2-1/2

Semi-Slav Defense: Marshall Gambit. Main Line (D31) 1-0
D Bunzmann vs K Karakehajov, 2001
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 30 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Marshall Gambit. Main Line (D31) 1-0
D Reinderman vs Kharlov, 1994
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 64 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Marshall Gambit. Main Line (D31) 1-0
Lputian vs Pavasovic, 1996
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 51 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Marshall Gambit. Main Line (D31) 1-0
P Horvath vs Pavasovic, 2003
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 50 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def. Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 1-0
Nakamura vs K Szabo, 2008 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 42 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def. Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 1-0
Nakamura vs Van Wely, 2007 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 29 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def. Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 1-0
Radjabov vs D Mastrovasilis, 2005 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 23 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def. Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 1-0
H Lemke vs C Lofgren, 1997
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 27 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def. Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 0-1
Kramnik vs Anand, 1997 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 42 moves, 0-1

Semi-Slav Def. Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 1-0
S Williams vs S Gordon, 2009 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 35 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Pawn Return Var (A57)1-0 d6 will fall
Shabalov vs Fedorowicz, 2003 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Zaitsev. 5.Nc3 Nescafe Frappe Attack (A57) 0-
Bacrot vs Nisipeanu, 1996 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 23 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fianchetto (A58) 1-0
Dautov vs K Abdel Razik, 2002 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 62 moves, 1-0

Hey Offramp, who is Max Shneider? Is he rich like me?
M Vukic vs Benko, 1967 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 39 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fianchetto Var (A58) 1-0 37.?
Potkin vs D Brandenburg, 2008 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 41 moves, 1-0

Game 971 in Chess Informant Best Games 901-1000
Kiril D Georgiev vs Nisipeanu, 2006 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 37 moves, 0-1

Blumenfeld Countergambit: General (E10) 0-1 Bundesliga 27...?
R Svane vs F Zeller, 2014 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 29 moves, 0-1

Blumenfeld Countergambit: Accepted (E10) 0-1 Brilliancy Prize
Tarrasch vs Alekhine, 1922 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 40 moves, 0-1

Blumenfeld Cntrgambit: Dus-Chotimursky Var (E10) 1-0 Dbl R sac
I Cheparinov vs I Salgado Lopez, 2011 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 1-0

Blumenfeld Countergambit: Dus-Chotimursky Var (E10) 1-0
Leitao vs A Rodriguez Vila, 2005
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 1-0

Blumenfeld Countergambit: Dus-Chotimursky Var (E10) 1-0
P Cramling vs S T Ansell, 2007 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Blumenfeld Countergambit: Dus-Chotimursky Var (E10) 1/2-
Polugaevsky vs Ljubojevic, 1975
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 42 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game 287 in Irving Chernev's "Winning Chess Traps"
Gruenfeld vs Bogoljubov, 1922 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 1-0

Game 263 in Irving Chernev's "Winning Chess Traps"
Bogoljubov vs Nimzowitsch, 1923 
(E18) Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3, 87 moves, 1-0

QGD Pseudo-Tarrasch (D30) 0-1Dbl B Sacs; Notes by Raymond Keene
Nimzowitsch vs Tarrasch, 1914  
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 32 moves, 0-1

QGD. Q's Knight vs Dutch Modern Stonewall (D31) 1-0Connected Rs
A Gupta vs Obay Ali, 2006
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 44 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 0-1 Serious pins
A Lein vs Korchnoi, 1964 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 39 moves

Tarrasch Defense (D32) 0-1 Standard 3 piece Kside attack
C Magerkurth vs A Subochek, 1950 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 20 moves, 0-1

Game 8 in The Fireside Book of Chess by Chernev & Reinfeld
NN vs H Bruening, 1907 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 6 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def Symmetrical (D32) 0-1 Arabian Mate Variant Awaits
J Sunye Neto vs Kasparov, 1981 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 47 moves, 0-1

Game 107 in Russians versus Fischer
Petrosian vs Fischer, 1971 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 40 moves, 0-1

Game 38 in My Fifty Years of Chess by Frank James Marshall
Marshall vs E Cohn, 1906 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 28 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Def. General (D32) 0-1 Notes by Lasker
Nenarokov vs J Mieses, 1909  
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 41 moves, 0-1

Rubinstein's Immortal
Rotlewi vs Rubinstein, 1907  
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def: Symmetrical Var (D32) 1-0 Dbl B sacs
Miles vs Browne, 1982 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 0-1 Blunder finish
Schlechter vs Pillsbury, 1902 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 0-1 Brilliant!
Benko vs Lombardy, 1969 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 38 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def. Swedish, Central Break (D33) 0-1 She robs the pin
S Khalilbeili vs Furman, 1956 
(D33) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 10 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def. Prague Var (D33) 0-1 That loose horse will kick
P N Wallis vs Wade, 1959 
(D33) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 16 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def. Rubinstein System (D33) 1-0 "Chess Fundamentals"
Rubinstein vs Capablanca, 1911  
(D33) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 42 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Classical. Carlsbad Var (D34) 0-1 Blitz
Korchnoi vs Kasparov, 1983 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 27 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Classical. Advance Var (D34) 0-1 Fascinating!
Ribli vs Marjanovic, 1979 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 36 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Classical. Carlsbad Var (D34) 1/2-1/2
Kramnik vs Deep Fritz, 2002 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

47.f5 fairly routine triangulation...Yet also counter intuitive
Seirawan vs Kasparov, 1983 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 54 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Prague Variation. M.L. (D34) 0-1Interference!
H Machelett vs R Slobodjan, 2007
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 32 moves, 0-1

East Indian Def/Tarrasch (E00) 0-1 Q sac for passer & pieces
Udris vs Tal, 1953 
(A60) Benoni Defense, 34 moves, 0-1

P-Q4 Steinitz Countergambit (D00) 0-1 Black owns the center
E von Feyerfeil vs Lasker, 1889 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 47 moves, 0-1

P-Q4 Steinitz Countergambit (D00) 0-1 Open d- and b-files
E Danielian vs Qi Guo, 2012
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 50 moves, 0-1

$Notes by Carl Schlechter from "Deutsche Schachzeitung" 1908
Rubinstein vs Duras, 1908  
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 39 moves, 1-0

Krause Def. vs London System (D02) 0-1 Exchanges Ne5
Schlechter vs Rotlewi, 1911 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 40 moves, 0-1

P-Q4 Krause Var (D02) 0-1 Flohr Bewitched by an Illusion
Flohr vs Grob, 1933 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 0-1

London System 9.e4 (D02) 0-1 Open e-file, IQP passer
O Sarapu vs I Rogers, 1992
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 47 moves, 0-1

London System (D02) 0-1 Weak pawns, weak squares
F J Lee vs Przepiorka, 1905
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 59 moves, 0-1

Q's Gambit Declined: Marshall Def (D06) 1-0 N sac for Greco's #
Alekhine vs A Stephan, 1925 
(D06) Queen's Gambit Declined, 21 moves, 1-0

QGD. Albin Countergambit. Normal (D08) 1-0 Two Ns on 3rd lose?
P P Benko vs W Von Stamm, 1903
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 35 moves, 1-0

An Opera of Sacrifices w/notes in Italian
H Wagner vs W Schoenmann, 1919  
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

QGD. Albin Countergambit. Fianchetto Bf5 Liner (D09)1-0 Qs Exch
M Ronczkowski vs A G Ivanov, 1983
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 15 moves, 1-0

QGD. Albin Countergambit. Fianchetto Be6 Line (D09) 1-0 Promo
E Postny vs D Schneider, 2001
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 96 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Pseudo-Benko (A46) 0-1 Skewer Q twice, Overworked
Carlsen vs I Cheparinov, 2005 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 0-1

Torre Attack: Fianchetto Def. Euwe Var(A48) 1-0Anastasia's Mate
Vidmar vs Euwe, 1929 
(A48) King's Indian, 37 moves, 1-0

Budapest G Declined? (A51) 0-1 Unpin "Chess Made Simple/EZ"
F B Arnold vs M L Hanauer, 1936 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 5 moves, 0-1

Budapest G., Fajarowicz Var (A51) 0-1Deflect defender, Discover
M Warren vs Jan Selman, 1932 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 6 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Budapest Defense (A51) 0-1 Q sac for Legall's Mate
Tjio vs R Verheij, 1978 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 7 moves, 0-1

Budapest Defense (A51) 0-1 Dbl B plus N Sacrifice
Biegler vs Peperle, 1952 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 11 moves, 0-1

Budapest Def. Fajarowicz (A51) 0-1 Ps eat minors into R ending
J C Rodriguez Talavera vs M Sion Castro, 1988 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 59 moves, 0-1

Budapest Defense: Adler Variation (A52) 0-1 Smothered Mate
Henricksen vs Bjarne Pedersen, 1937 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 8 moves, 0-1

Game 49 in Masters of the Chessboard by Richard Reti
Rubinstein vs Vidmar, 1918 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 24 moves, 0-1

Budapest Defense: Adler Variation (A52) 0-1 Impressive Debut
Adler vs Maroczy, 1896 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 18 moves, 0-1

Budapest Defense (A52) 0-1, 17 moves. Dbl R sacs, K walk
Helmer vs J Krejcik, 1917 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 17 moves, 0-1

Budapest Defense: Adler Variation (A52) 1-0 Handy Bishop
W Arencibia vs J Sosa Harrison, 2005
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 61 moves, 1-0

Budapest Defense: Adler Variation (A52) · 1-0
E Moradiabadi vs C Prasad, 2004
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 34 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def. Adler Var(A52)1-0 g-file railroad mate is coming
F Vallejo Pons vs A Romero Holmes, 2002 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

Benoni Defense: Modern Var (A56) 0-1 Spearhead pin
C Tscholowitsch vs Wojtkiewicz, 1990 
(A56) Benoni Defense, 40 moves, 0-1

A57 0-1 33
D Marovic vs M Bobotsov, 1961
(A57) Benko Gambit, 33 moves, 0-1

A57 0-1 26
S Johannessen vs Fischer, 1966 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 26 moves, 0-1

A57 0-1 29
Tolush vs A Filipowicz, 1964 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 29 moves, 0-1

A57 0-1 27
P Peev vs Eigil Pedersen, 1972 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 27 moves, 0-1

A57 1-0 41
Kasparov vs Royal Automobile Club, 1993 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 41 moves, 1-0

A57 0-1 34
B Blumin vs Benko, 1969 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 34 moves, 0-1

A57 0-1 28
Dlugy vs Alburt, 1990 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 28 moves, 0-1

A57 0-1 33
Hjartarson vs Kasparov, 1994 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 33 moves, 0-1

A57 1-0 37
Petrosian vs Alburt, 1977 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 37 moves, 1-0

A57 0-1 58
Mamedyarov vs Carlsen, 2007 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 58 moves, 0-1

A58 0-1 24
K Rawicz vs G Jones, 2011 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 24 moves, 0-1

A58 0-1 39
V Shishkin vs V Malakhatko, 2001 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 39 moves, 0-1

A58 0-1 41
N Batsiashvili vs N Zhukova, 2015 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 41 moves, 0-1

A58 1-0 36
V Malinin vs V Savinov, 1988 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 36 moves, 1-0

A58 1-0 44
Piket vs Topalov, 1999 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 44 moves, 1-0

A58 1-0 57
Kramnik vs Topalov, 2003 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 57 moves, 1-0

A58 1-0 51
A Korobov vs Caruana, 2012 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 51 moves, 1-0

A58 1-0 45
Bacrot vs R Fontaine, 2002
(A58) Benko Gambit, 45 moves, 1-0

A58 0-1 26
G Aspler vs Benko, 1971 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 26 moves, 0-1

A58 0-1 34
M Gurevich vs S Cao, 2005 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 34 moves, 0-1

A58 0-1 63
K Aseev vs Ponomariov, 2001 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 63 moves, 0-1

A58 0-1 36
L E Johannessen vs Carlsen, 2006 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 36 moves, 0-1

A58 0-1 47
Gheorghiu vs Beliavsky, 1982 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 47 moves, 0-1

A58 0-1 31
Bareev vs Kasparov, 1994 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 31 moves, 0-1

A58 1-0 32
V Malinin vs A Andreev, 1989 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 32 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. BxBf1 K Walk Var (A59) 1-0 Mikhail won
M Gurevich vs M M Ivanov, 2001 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 39 moves, 1-0

Winning with the Benko by Jacobs says 27.Ng5 does not work
L Brunner vs Kotronias, 1990 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 31 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Yugoslav 7…Bxf1, Nge2 (A59) 0-1Standard
Yermolinsky vs Ehlvest, 2010 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 39 moves, 0-1

Benoni Classical. General (A70) 0-1 Seirawan's Benoni principle
J H Donner vs Tal, 1959 
(A70) Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3, 28 moves, 0-1

Game 2 in The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal
Tal vs K Klasup, 1952 
(A80) Dutch, 64 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Blackmar's Second Gambit (A82) 1-0 Entertaining
V Sjoberg vs Tarrasch, 1911 
(A80) Dutch, 39 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def. Blackmar's Second Gambit (A80) 1-0 Q sac for K walk
Goldschmied vs Preinhalter, 1916 
(A80) Dutch, 20 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton Gambit. Tartakower Var (A82) 1-0 Fabulous Q grab
Bronstein vs H Dobosz, 1976 
(A82) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

Dutch, Staunton Gambit. Accepted (A82) 1-0 5 Piece Attack w/Pin
A E Blackmar vs A Labry, 1876 
(A82) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 14 moves, 1-0

G40The Fireside Book of Chess by Irving Chernev & Fred Reinfeld
Tartakower vs J Mieses, 1925 
(A82) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 15 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Staunton Gambit 4...h6? (A83) 1-0 Spearhead f7
H Krongraf vs U Monsehr, 1989 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 9 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton Gambit. Chigorin Var (A83) 1-0 Q sac for pieces
Marshall vs Chigorin, 1905 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 30 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton Gambit. Chigorin Var (A83) 1-0 White Q hassles
Staunton vs Horwitz, 1846 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 56 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton Gambit. Lasker Var (A83) 1-0 Dbl Rook Sac smack
Reti vs Euwe, 1920 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 19 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton Gambit. Chigorin Var (A83) 1-0 Center swarm, pin
Marshall vs Spielmann, 1908 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 22 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton Gambit. Chigorin, both 0-0-0 (A83) 1-0 extra Ps
Pillsbury vs A M Levin, 1902 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

G125 p. 308 in The Fireside Book of Chess by Chernev & Reinfeld
Anderssen vs Dufresne, 1851 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 26 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Zaitsev. Nescafe Frappe Attack (A57) 1-0
Jobava vs D de Vreugt, 2000
(A57) Benko Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Modern Var (A57) 1-0 Black came in but
A Ziegler vs A Chernin, 1996
(A57) Benko Gambit, 40 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Pawn Return Var (A57) 1-0 Brilliant!
E Vladimirov vs V M Mikhalevski, 2001 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Pawn Return Var (A57) 1/2- Linares
Gleizerov vs S Halkias, 2003
(A57) Benko Gambit, 36 moves, 1/2-1/2

Benko Gambit: Declined. Main Line (A57) 1-0 Octopus strikes!
Gulko vs O Renet, 1986 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 19 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Declined. ML (A57) 1-0 Knights delight!
A Shariyazdanov vs B Zueger, 1998 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 33 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Declined. Main Line (A57) 1/2-1/2
Khenkin vs P Tregubov, 2001
(A57) Benko Gambit, 39 moves, 1/2-1/2

Benko Gambit: Declined. Quiet Line(A57) 1/2-Drama Without Music
Kramnik vs Leko, 1998 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 52 moves, 1/2-1/2

Benko Gambit: Declined. Sosonko Var (A57) 0-1 Finland
J Paasikangas-Tella vs T Nyback, 2001
(A57) Benko Gambit, 36 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: General (A57) 1-0 Who's passer will promote?
R Kempinski vs K Miton, 2000
(A57) Benko Gambit, 48 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Modern Var (A57) 1-0 90th US Open
Fedorowicz vs W J Wenz, 1989
(A57) Benko Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1/2-1/2
B Lalic vs B V Alterman, 1997
(A57) Benko Gambit, 39 moves, 1/2-1/2

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Variation (A57) 1-0 K walk
I Nyzhnyk vs S Siebrecht, 2011 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 34 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1/2-
I Nyzhnyk vs Bologan, 2012
(A57) Benko Gambit, 30 moves, 1/2-1/2

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0 rapid
Kasimdzhanov vs P Tregubov, 2000 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 43 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var f3, f6 (A57) 1-0 Remove the G
R Wojtaszek vs E Sharapov, 2001 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0 Disconnected Rs
Kasparov vs I I Resnik, 1992 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 45 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
Akopian vs Leko, 1993
(A57) Benko Gambit, 63 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
S Volkov vs A Iljushin, 2005 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 52 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
I Nyzhnyk vs R Hardarson, 2011 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 45 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
I Nyzhnyk vs V Zolotukhin, 2009
(A57) Benko Gambit, 60 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
Bareev vs Khalifman, 1995
(A57) Benko Gambit, 61 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
D Dubov vs D Dvirnyy, 2013
(A57) Benko Gambit, 33 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
E Postny vs N Skiadopoulos, 2005
(A57) Benko Gambit, 59 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
Azmaiparashvili vs S Conquest, 2003
(A57) Benko Gambit, 34 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
E Postny vs G Guseinov, 2005
(A57) Benko Gambit, 32 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
Bacrot vs D Hartmann, 1994
(A57) Benko Gambit, 33 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fully Accepted Var (A58) 1/2-
Karpov vs Salov, 1996 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 35 moves, 1/2-1/2

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fully Accepted Var (A58) 1/2-
P Haba vs M Prusikin, 2003
(A58) Benko Gambit, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fully Accepted Var (A58) 1-0
P Nikolic vs Fedorowicz, 1989
(A58) Benko Gambit, 61 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Zaitsev System (A58) 1-0
L Christiansen vs N Andrianov, 1990 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0 Warsaw
V Laznicka vs V Jianu, 2013
(A59) Benko Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
Carlsen vs Bologan, 2012 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 40 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
Nakamura vs Bologan, 2012 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 58 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
J L Hammer vs A Kogan, 2012
(A59) Benko Gambit, 48 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
Ju Wenjun vs N Pogonina, 2012
(A59) Benko Gambit, 47 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
Karpov vs C S M Franco, 2001 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
R Akesson vs J M Carrasco Martinez, 2001
(A59) Benko Gambit, 30 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
Illescas Cordoba vs Topalov, 1994 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 59 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0 World Open
D B Gurevich vs Alburt, 1982 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
Gligoric vs Palatnik, 1974
(A59) Benko Gambit, 48 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0
Gligoric vs J Barle, 1977
(A59) Benko Gambit, 56 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. K Walk Var (A59) 1-0 USSR
G Kuzmin vs Alburt, 1971 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 39 moves, 1-0

Annotated by Kramnik in most important novelty of Informator 99
Kramnik vs Carlsen, 2007 
(D39) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Comprehensive Chess Course V2, Game 41 Q sac for a Q trap!
Fine vs M Yudovich Sr., 1937 
(D40) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 43 moves, 0-1

Game 52 in The Fireside Book of Chess by Chernev & Reinfeld
H Steiner vs J C Thompson, 1940 
(D41) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 12 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav, Meran. Wade Var (D47) 1-0 Black squeezed out of play
V M Mikhalevski vs K Miton, 2008 
(D47) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 32 moves, 1-0

A brilliant game by Topalov to finish the tournament
Topalov vs Ivanchuk, 2008 
(D47) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 43 moves, 1-0

Queen's Gambit Declined: Pseudo-Tarrasch Var (D50) 0-1 Pin
V F Kelly vs L Levy, 1972 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 10 moves, 0-1

QGD. Pseudo-Tarrasch Var (D50) 1-0 Nagging Knights
Furman vs Bronstein, 1967 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 42 moves, 1-0

Reinfeld's "Chess Traps, Pitfalls & Swindles" pp 235-7.
Maroczy vs Alapin, 1905 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 70 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGD. Modern. Knight Def (D51) 0-1 The Elephant Trap
Mayet vs Harrwitz, 1848 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 8 moves, 0-1

The Full Score - QGD "Poisoned Pawn" Harrwitz Trap Unpin
Mayet vs Harrwitz, 1847  
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 0-1

Game 86: The Greatest Ever Chess Tricks and Traps by Gary Lane
Pillsbury vs F J Lee, 1899 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 26 moves, 1-0

QGD Modern. Knight Defense (D52) 1-0 Weak back rank, Q sac
Alekhine vs Russian Tennis Club, 1932 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 20 moves, 1-0

(38) Battles Royal of the Chessboard by R.N. Coles
Alekhine vs Bogoljubov, 1929 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 63 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGD Cambridge Springs (D52) 0-1 Discovery Dbl Attack
B Wall vs D Erb, 1982 
(D52) Queen's Gambit Declined, 11 moves, 0-1

Game 217 in Irving Chernev's book "Winning Chess Traps"
Gruenfeld vs Bogoljubov, 1923 
(D52) Queen's Gambit Declined, 49 moves, 1/2-1/2

Botvinnik's earliest victory over an international master
Botvinnik vs Stoltz, 1926 
(D55) Queen's Gambit Declined, 31 moves, 1-0

QGD. Orthodox Def. Main Line (D63) 1-0 Rubinstein's Trap
Euwe vs Rubinstein, 1928 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 55 moves, 1-0

Their last meeting - Rubinstein walks into another trap
Alekhine vs Rubinstein, 1930 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 46 moves, 1-0

QGD. Orthodox Def. Henneberger (D63)1-0 13.cxd5? Rubinstein's T
Burn vs H Wolf, 1905 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 66 moves, 1-0

QGD. Orthodox Def. Main Line (D63) 1/2-
Alekhine vs Teichmann, 1923 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 45 moves, 1/2-1/2

"One of the best combinations of my life." - J.R. Capablanca
O Bernstein vs Capablanca, 1914 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 29 moves, 0-1

one of the most famous Stalemate traps ever played
C Pilnick vs Reshevsky, 1942 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 93 moves, 1/2-1/2

Queen's Indian Defense (E12) 1-0 Blunders by both colors
Tarrasch vs Bogoljubov, 1920 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 28 moves, 1-0

QID Kasparov Variation (E12) 0-1 Miserable White Knight?
H E Atkins vs Alekhine, 1922  
(E12) Queen's Indian, 57 moves, 0-1

G73: "Capablanca's Hundred Best Games of Chess" by H. Golombek
A Ribera Arnal vs Capablanca, 1929 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 34 moves, 0-1

Queen's Indian Def: General (E12) 0-1 Black K gets a workout
J Vilardebo Picurena vs Capablanca, 1929 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 72 moves, 0-1

QID Kasparov Variation (E12) 0-1 Coordinated Rooks
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1986 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 58 moves, 0-1

QID Kasparov-Petrosian Var. Petrosian Attack (E12) 0-1 Blitz
Kasparov vs Kramnik, 2001 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 47 moves, 0-1

Game 81 in The Mammoth Book of the World's Greatest Chess Games
Miles vs Beliavsky, 1986 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 29 moves, 1-0

Game 1 in Kasparov Teachess Chess
Kasparov vs Gheorghiu, 1982 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 27 moves, 1-0

QID. Fianchetto. Check Intermezzo (E15) 0-1 IQP gets loose
Aronian vs Karjakin, 2013 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 38 moves, 0-1

Max Pavey (American great) falls into a stalemate trap
I A Horowitz vs M Pavey, 1951 
(E17) Queen's Indian, 78 moves, 1/2-1/2

QID. Classical. Traditional Main Line (E19) 0-1 Clear the way
Szabo vs Denker, 1946 
(E19) Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3, 39 moves, 0-1

QID Classical. Traditional ML (E19) 0-1 W is stuck in his half
C Kottnauer vs Alekhine, 1942 
(E19) Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3, 70 moves, 0-1

"Every move - no matter how obvious - must be checked". -- Capa
Saemisch vs Capablanca, 1929 
(E24) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 62 moves, 1-0

NID. Saemisch. Accelerated (E24) 1-0 Brilliant combination
Lilienthal vs Capablanca, 1935 
(E24) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 26 moves, 1-0

KID. Classical Fianchetto (E67) 0-1 Pinned to mating square
Stoltz vs Kotov, 1952 
(E67) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 42 moves, 0-1

D20 1-0 50
Salov vs J Magem Badals, 1992
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 50 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 39
Bareev vs Speelman, 1991 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 39 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 40
Shirov vs N Murshed, 1991
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 40 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 37
Dautov vs Chekhov, 1989
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 37 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 27
Khalifman vs R Mascarinas, 1992 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 27 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 61
Timman vs Lautier, 1994
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 61 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 40
Timman vs Lautier, 1994
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 40 moves, 0-1

D20 1-0 41
Karpov vs Speelman, 1988 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 41 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 36
Glek vs V A Kozlov, 1988
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 36 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 73
Lautier vs Adianto, 1990 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 73 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 41
Karpov vs Timman, 1988 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 41 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 52
Shabalov vs Drasko, 1989
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 52 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 48
Karpov vs D Pajak, 2000 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 48 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 23
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 20
W Schwartz vs Kieseritzky, 1842 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 20 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 45
P Michalik vs S R Burns-Mannion, 2018
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 45 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 33
Alburt vs Gulko, 1986 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 33 moves, 1-0

D20 1-0 25
Van Wely vs Anand, 1999 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 0-1

Game 41 in My Fifty Years of Chess by Frank James Marshall
Marshall vs H Wolf, 1906 
(D24) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 30 moves, 1-0

Queen's Gambit Declined: Hastings Var (D30) 1-0 Mateo says
Carlsen vs Onischuk, 2007 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 39 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Def: Symmetrical (D32) 0-1 Boden's Mate upon the Q!
E O'Hare vs P Dillon, 1966 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 16 moves, 0-1

Game 37 in 'I Play Against Pieces' by Svetozar Gligoric
A Deze vs Gligoric, 1979 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 30 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense (D32) 0-1 Incredible straight jacket
S F St Jermain Steadman vs Ed. Lasker, 1913 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 19 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 1/2-1/2
L Popov vs Pribyl, 1973
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 16 moves, 1/2-1/2

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 1-0
L Lenic vs J Bejtovic, 2012
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 36 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 0-1
M Bluvshtein vs Lapshun, 2011 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 28 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 1-0
A Galkin vs B Savchenko, 2011
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 40 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 0-1
R R Laxman vs Short, 2011
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 45 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 1-0
I V Kovalenko vs A Lojko, 2012
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 69 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Def Two Knights Var (D32) 0-1 Rough & tumble tackle
T Nissl vs Tarrasch, 1932 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 49 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def. Swedish, Central Break (D33) 0-1 Black 39...?
T van Scheltinga vs Stahlberg, 1950 
(D33) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 41 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Classical. Bogoljubow Variation (D34) 0-1
Saidy vs H Pfleger, 1973 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 34 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Classical. Endgame Var (D34) 1/2-1/2
H Pfleger vs Ulf Andersson, 1973
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

Tarrasch Def. Classical. Carlsbad (D34) 0-1 N blockade holds
Smyslov vs Kasparov, 1984 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 40 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def: Classical. Endgame Var (D34) 1/2-1/2 Stockfish
Petrosian vs Spassky, 1969 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

Tarrasch Def: Classical. 9.dxc5 Reti Var (D34) 0-1 Blitz
P Tregubov vs Akobian, 2009
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 41 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def: Classical. 9.dxc5 Reti Var (D34) 1/2-1/2Equalizer
I Koenig vs Tarrasch, 1922 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Semi-Slav Def. Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 1-0 Unusual X-ray mate
Carlsen vs A Groenn, 2005 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 24 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 0-1 King hunt
Topalov vs F Vallejo Pons, 2006 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 56 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Agincourt Defense. Tarrasch Defense (A14) 0-1
I Nei vs Balashov, 1973
(A14) English, 41 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Agincourt Defense. Tarrasch Def (A14) 1/2-1/2
Pribyl vs K Kiik, 1985
(A14) English, 29 moves, 1/2-1/2

English Opening: Agincourt Def. K's Knight (A13) 0-1 Greco's #
M Labollita vs E Schiller, 2003
(A13) English, 33 moves, 0-1

Burn vs Znosko-Borovsky, 1906 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 39 moves, 0-1

Marshall vs Capablanca, 1909 
(D33) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 49 moves, 0-1

J Brach Sr vs J R von Pessler, 1910 
(D33) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 1-0

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