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Schlezer vs Mikhail Chigorin
Petersburg (1878)
Spanish Game: Schliemann Defense. Jaenisch Gambit Accepted (C40)  ·  0-1
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Jun-16-03  Corben: Chigorin really had plenty of guts. And an Alekhine-type calculation... His position is demolished but he knows he has the last card.
Jun-16-03
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  kevin86: The condemned man ate a happy meal.
Aug-10-05  gambitfan: 5. Nc3 completely refutes 4. ... Bc5 ?! isn't it ?
Apr-12-10  AnalyzeThis: Apparently, white is better after 5. Nc3, but there would be a lot of chess left to be played.
Nov-21-10  meppi: also 5 d4 is good against 4Bc5.

black wouldnt capture with the bishop because the horse would just capture it, so after exd5. white can castle and attack the black king along the open e file

May-31-12  LoveThatJoker: Guess-the-Move Final Score:

Schlezer vs Chigorin, 1878.
YOU ARE PLAYING THE ROLE OF CHIGORIN.
Your score: 23 (par = 17)

LTJ

Nov-20-14  tranquilsimplicity: Chigorin: The Father of Anti-Materialist Chess.#
Sep-23-17  Christoforus Polacco: Game like thunderbolt.

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