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Johannes Zukertort vs Joseph Henry Blackburne
Blackburne - Zukertort (1887), London ENG, rd 2, May-10
Colle System (D05)  ·  0-1
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Nov-17-09
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  offramp: White attacked on the queenside, black on the kingside. By an imaginative combination white crashed through with his pawns. But he thought the game was won, and lost his way; at some point he should have removed his king from the spell of the ♙g3. Black managed to double rooks on the 7th to level the game. The final position seems to be drawn:


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54... Ng6 55. Kh1 Rxg2 56. Qh7+ Kf8 57. Rc1 and white is threatening mate in 1, so black would take the perpetual.

Perhaps white lost on time. He may have thought he was lost.

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