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Adolf Georg Olland vs Heinrich Wolf
13th DSB Kongress (Hanover) (1902), Hanover GER, rd 3, Jul-23
Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Steinitz Deferred (C79)  ·  1-0
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Apr-13-12  rannewman: 33...Kh8 34.Rg8+ R:R 35.B:N+
May-14-17
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  MissScarlett: Olland and Wolf? Didn't they build the <Titanic>?
Mar-30-18
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  fredthebear: According to Wikipedia:
The Titanic was built by the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast. Thomas Andrews, her architect, died in the disaster.

FTB thinks <MissScarlett> is entitled to Pun of the Day honors for bringing up the subject.

The obituaries of the two chess players Olland and Wolf are interesting. They suffered opposite fates.

Matthew 24:36 King James Version (KJV)
36 But of that day and hour knoweth no man, no, not the angels of heaven, but my Father only.

Mar-30-18
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  fredthebear: The tempting 30.Rh3+ allows the Black queen to sacrifice herself and open the g-file, threatening to pin the White queen with Rg8. After 30.Rh3+ QxRh3 31.gxQh3 RxNe5 (necessary prior to Rg8) the intermezzo 32.Qh6+ escapes the open g-file. White still wins but it takes more work.

Thus 30.Rg3 as actually played is the best move available for White.

Feb-03-19
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  zydeco: Awarded one of two brilliancy prizes for the Hanover tournament.
Feb-03-19  ughaibu: Which game got the other?
Feb-03-19
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  vonKrolock: It was Von Bardeleben vs W Napier, 1902 , I believe.
Feb-09-19  ughaibu: vonKrolock: thanks.
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