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

Paul Keres vs Miguel Najdorf
Zurich Candidates (1953), Zurich SUI, rd 15, Sep-26
Formation: King's Indian Attack (A07)  ·  1/2-1/2
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 14 more Keres/Najdorf games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: To access more information about the players (more games, favorite openings, statistics, sometimes a biography and photograph), click their highlighted names at the top of this page.

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
Oct-02-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: After 41..♖c2 42. c7 ♗f8, Black has no way to free his position since neither the bishop or King can do anything. The rook can only move up and down the c-file, which leads to a draw.

Black could win with 40...♗b2 41. ♖d7 ♖c8 42. c7 ♗f6 43. ♔f1 ♔f8 44. ♖h7 ♗g7

Source: Jon Speelman, "Endgame Preparation", Batsford, 1981

Mar-25-12  b0ch0: if 40. Bxb2 then Rd7, Be5, c7, Bxe7, Rxe7 and the game is drawn
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, is 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, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
  3. No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any member Iincludinfgall Admin and Owners or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. If you think someone is an idiot, then provide evidence that their reasoning is invalid and/or idiotic, instead of just calling them an idiot. It's a subtle but important distinction, even in political discussions.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
  6. NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
  7. Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
  8. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
  9. The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
  10. All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
  11. Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a Moderator.

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, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors. All Moderator actions taken are at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.

This game is type: CLASSICAL. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
Game collection: KIA
by Gabo5588
Game 103
from Zurich International Tournament (Bronstein) by cassiooo
Game 103 inZurich International Chess Tourn., 1953 by Bronstein
from K's Indian Attk & Mislabels by fredthebear
Round Fifteen, Game 103
from WCC Zurich 1953 by Pawn N Hand
Game 103
from Zurich International Tournament (Bronstein) by isfsam
Game 103
from Zurich International Tournament (Bronstein) by Baby Hawk
Round Fifteen, Game 103
from WCC Index [Zurich 1953] by Atsa
Game 103
from Zurich International Tournament (Bronstein) by Qindarka
Round Fifteen, Game 103
from Zurich 1953 - Bronstein by vantheanh
Round Fifteen, Game 103
from WCC Index [Zurich 1953] by suenteus po 147
+0 -0 =2 vs Najdorf (Zurich Candidates - minimatch)
from Match Keres! by amadeus
Round Fifteen, Game 103
from WCC Index [Zurich 1953] by JoseTigranTalFischer
Game 103
from Zurich International Tournament (Bronstein) by MSteen
Game 103 inZurich International Chess Tourn., 1953 by Bronstein
from 18 Sicilians Bg2 by fredthebear
Round Fifteen, Game 103
from WCC Index [Zurich 1953] by TigerTiger
Game 103
from Zurich International Tournament (Bronstein) by uril
Game 103
from Zurich International Tournament (Bronstein) by smarticecream


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 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC