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!)
Anatoly Karpov vs John Nunn
Amsterdam OHRA (1985), Amsterdam NED, rd 1, Jul-15
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Opocensky Variation Traditional Line (B92)  ·  1-0
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Click Here to play Guess-the-Move
Given 34 times; par: 50 [what's this?]

explore this opening
find similar games 15 more Karpov/Nunn games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can change the color of the light and dark squares by registering a free account then visiting your preferences page. Or, you can change it with the "SETTINGS" link in the lower right.

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
Mar-24-06  notyetagm: Model play by Karpov agains the Najdorf, clamping down on the weak d5-square with the brilliant knight maneuvre 16 ♘c1 - 17 ♘1a2 - 18 ♘b4.
Mar-24-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Check It Out: Was 31...bxa5 his downfall, missing the 32.b5 tactic? His position is definitely cramped, but possibly defensible?
Mar-29-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  OhioChessFan: <Was 31...bxa5 his downfall, missing the 32.b5 tactic? His position is definitely cramped, but possibly defensible?>

<Check It Out> Your avatar is way cool. I don't see any reasonable options. If 31...b5 then 32 cxb5 axb5
33 Qxb5 and White has 2 passed pawns with 4 pieces bearing down on the Queenside.

Aug-06-07  ALEXIN: One of the black weakest move is 29.Bc7.
Mar-24-13  wachter123680: No wait. I am not the only smart one here to see that 33.. Rc5 was Nunn's owned losing move?!/..2
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 page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
moncho T's favorite games
by moncho T
Sic Najdorf05. 6.Be2 Opocensky Traditional Line (B92) 1-0
from Sicilian Najdorf Nags Fredthebear by fredthebear
Sicilian Najdorf 6.Be2
by KingG
Game collection: c5!
by sleepyirv
Karpov's Strategic Wins, volume 1
by Incremental
Amsterdam 1985, 1st, +4 =6
from Karpov Tournament Champion - II by amadeus
Sic Najdorf05. 6.Be2 Opocensky Traditional Line (B90) 1-0
from Kar pov 12th World Chess Champion by fredthebear
162
from Anatoly Karpov - My Best 300 Games by Incremental
Model play in the Najdorf
from Games for me to remember by waddayaplay
Anatoly Karpov's Best Games
by KingG
Sicillian Defense
by JoseTigranTalFischer
Amsterdam 1985, 1st, +4 =6
from Karpov Tournament Champion - II by chessgain
Saniyat24's favorite games part 3
by Saniyat24
162
from Anatoly Karpov - My Best 300 Games by webbing1947
"Chess Genius Karpov" - Victor Baturinsky
by Karpova
White Plays 6. Be2
from The Najdorf Sicilian by nkvd
Karpov's Sicilians
by Pawn N Hand
Game 51
from # New in Chess Book of Chess Improvement by Qindarka
Sicilian Study
by GPawn


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