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David Graham Baird vs Max Weiss
6th American Chess Congress (1889), New York, NY USA, rd 5, Mar-29
Spanish Game: Open. Bernstein Variation (C80)  ·  0-1
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Dec-04-14  Knight13: <35. Bg5!> seems to be the only move that saves the game: Ke6 36. Ke3 Kf5 37. Bd8 a) ... g4 38. Kf3 wins the Bishop b) ... Kg4 38. Bb6 h4 39. gxh4 Bd6 40. Bd8 is a draw. c) 38... c4 39. bxc4 dxc4 40. Kd4 h4 41. gxh4 Kxh4 42. Kxc4 (gets pawn back) results in a non-drawish position that seems to give both sides equal chances to win/lose. Conclusion: Far more advisable than the text move, 35. Ke2?.
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