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Nigel Short vs Michael Adams
England (ch-m/2) 53/305 (1991)
Four Knights Game: Spanish. Classical Variation (C48)  ·  1-0


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  Gypsy: 38...Re7 39.Qh5+ Qf7 40.Rxe7+ Kxe7 41.Re1+ Kf8 42.Qh8+ Qg8 43.Qxg6+ Qf7 44.Qh6+ Qg7 (44...Kg8 45.Qxg5+ Qg7 46.Qxg7+ Kxg7 47.Re7+...) 45.Qd6+ Kg8 46.Re7... 1-0
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  tpstar: 1) 37 ... Re7 38. Qh5+ Qf7 39. Rxe7+ Kxe7 40. Rd7+! Kxd7 41. Qxf7+ wins the Queen.

2) 37 ... Kf7 38. Rd7+ Kg6 39. Rxg7+ Qxg7 40. Qxa8 wins the Rook.

Very instructive major piece endgame, with the undefended Ra8 as the key to the winning combination.

Feb-06-09  rjsolcruz: In 2008, two 10-year olds played the same opening moves, 1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Nc3 Nf6 4 Bb5 Bc5; DE LEON vs SOL CRUZ, LSGH Tournament.

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