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Adolf Anderssen vs Henry Edward Bird
Vienna (1873), Vienna AUH, rd 2, Jul-26
Spanish Game: Bird Variation (C61)  ·  1-0
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Nov-16-04  Knight13: Bird needed to watch out the a4 pawn on move 24. If made no-sense of moving Queen to d5 because of that. And he became the weak defender from a good attacker. Bird really needed to watch out on the Queen side more.

Good game.

Nov-25-04  sneaky pete: 19.d5? .. was a mistake in an already very bad position. 19... Re8 (20.dxc6+ Kc7 etc) would have been winning, as was soon discovered after the game.
Jun-16-16  devere: Bird missed 21...g5! winning for Black.


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