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Jonathan Wilson vs George Atwood
London (1795)  ·  King's Gambit: Accepted. Muzio Gambit Sarratt Defense (C37)  ·  1-0
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Jan-01-05  Knight13: 13... Kd8 is better. 13... 0-0 is met by 14. Nf6+, which is better for white. Good game.
Mar-21-07  MasterSavely: Not that great if a game... i would nmever sacrifice my knight in the beginning... what the oppenent doesn;t amke any foolish mistakes like black has here
Mar-12-08  openingspecialist: that is possibly the worst game i have ever seen. i don't know what it is doing on this database.
Dec-12-08
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  Honza Cervenka: <13... Kd8 is better. 13... 0-0 is met by 14. Nf6+, which is better for white.> After 13...Kd8 14.Nd6 white has a lot of compensation for sacced piece as black's Qs Rook and Bishop are out of play for a long time. 13...0-0 14.Nf6+ Kh8 15.Bxf4 Bg7 is probably better than that. Black's position is not very comfortable but with extra piece it seems to be viable. At least I see no clear win for white here.
Jul-26-09  just a kid: <mastersavely>Theorists have shown that White has compensation for the sacrificed knight,but not much more.
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