chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

(If you register a free account you won't see all these ads!)
Preston Ware vs Henry Edward Bird
4th American Chess Congress (1876), Philadelphia, PA USA, rd 3, Aug-18
Dutch Defense: General (A80)  ·  0-1
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 3 more P Ware/Bird games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You should register a free account to activate some of Chessgames.com's coolest and most powerful features.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.
PREMIUM MEMBERS CAN REQUEST COMPUTER ANALYSIS [more info]

Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-19-03  vlatko: 46 ... Rb1+ 47 Kg2 Ne3+ wins the rook. Is this correct?
Mar-05-08  smarterthanbobby: vlatko thanks for your post iNDEED
the rook is won with your line...
great vision you must be a fine chess
player... Yes it does there is nothing
that can stop that from happening...
I don't think this was timed as well
so it was A BLUNDER for him to miss
that move as well...
Apr-04-08  Knight13: Exactly the way Bird would play the Bird's Opening!

32. Bxa6 Rxa6 33. cxb5 is better for White, IMO.

Apr-04-08  mistreaver: I suppose you mean 33 cxb4.
But it seems that black wins queen with 33. Rg6
Apr-04-08  Knight13: <mistreaver: I suppose you mean 33 cxb4. But it seems that black wins queen with 33. Rg6> I miss-looked. I thought the queen was already on d1 when I thought of Bxa6!! Embarassing.
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.


NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific game and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please submit a correction slip and help us eliminate database mistakes!
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collection [what is this?]
Philadelphia 1876
by suenteus po 147


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2018, Chessgames Services LLC