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Aron Nimzowitsch vs Arthur Hakansson
"Women's Prison" (game of the day Sep-26-2005)
Kristianstad (1922), Kristianstad SWE
French Defense: Advance Variation. Nimzowitsch Gambit (C02)  ·  1-0
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Aug-01-09  WhiteRook48: <jackmandoo> weird idea for a pun although my ideas are worse
Aug-01-09  solskytz: It probably inspired the spoof "Systemsson" game - just looking at the opponent's name should be enough to understand this
Aug-01-09
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  Phony Benoni: <solskytz> Possibly, but I think this game had a larger influence: P F Johner vs Nimzowitsch, 1926
Sep-12-09  muwatalli: this is a very great game.
Feb-19-10  siegbert: 23 Nec6 does look better than nf5. I see above that i am not the first to notice the improvement though whites position is such that any normal developing moves should lead to a large plus for him (white).
Jun-02-10  rapidcitychess: Why is 6...f5 played? It seem like Black's knight should go there. Is there a tactic that I am missing? In all games played with the Nimzo-Gambit 6..f5 is played! Why?
Jun-02-10
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  Marmot PFL: 6...Qc7 looks better. That way black can play f6 as Qh5+ would be met by Qf7. Smyslov vs Lisitsin, 1942
Sep-23-10  sevenseaman: This gotta be the prettiest mate? Any one for a better one?
Sep-23-10
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  diceman: <sevenseaman: This gotta be the prettiest mate? Any one for a better one?>

I don't know if its prettier but I enjoyed playing it.

Key pieces:

Black: Kg8,Ph7,Pg6,Ne8,Rg7,Rf2
White: Pe6,Nd5,Rb8

1Rxe8+ Rf8
2Nf6+ Kh8
3Rxf8+ Rg8
4Rxg8++

diceman

Oct-18-10
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  kingscrusher: Hi all

Isn't this game related to the made up game by Hans Kmoch - the immortal overprotection game. It has a lot of similarities.

Oct-18-10
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  kingscrusher: Yes Monoceros: - my thoughts too :) Sorry just read your comment now.
Oct-18-10
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  TheFocus: This is from a match. There were actually two matches played between these players according to Per Sklodager, who is writing a new biography about Nimzowitsch due out next year. He gave me a previously unknown game against Hakansson from one of these matches. Can't share it with you, wait for the book.
Nov-24-10  sevenseaman: Not only is the title pun inspired by the Black Q's quarantine on a8 its isolation also marks White's total sway over 'C' file which Black K cannot run away from.
Jun-01-11  belgradegambit: This game had a profound influence on me. I am an e4 player who was never comfortable playing against the French. This gambit is one with a plan and clear ideas: hold onto the e5 pawn for dear life and develop the kingside quickly. I have played a number of successful queenside attacks as in this game with my queen stuck on the kingside
Jul-06-11  Garech: I had another look at this given the opening of the day and decided that it's definitely one of my favourite Nimzowitsch games of all time.

-Garech

Jul-06-11
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  FSR: <Garech> Don't forget The Immortal Overprotection Game: Nimzowitsch vs Systemsson, 1927
Jan-15-12  LIFE Master AJ: Its definitely a nice game, and also today's featured opening.
Mar-02-12
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  Eduardo Bermudez: Checkmated for the King and Stalemate for de Queen !!
Jun-24-13
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  notyetagm: Nimzowitsch vs Hakansson, 1922

Game Collection: REMOVE THE GUARD (TAKEN)! 27 Qg4xBd7+! destroys the defender of e6-mating sq, 28 Nd4-e6#

Jun-24-13
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  notyetagm: Nimzowitsch vs Hakansson, 1922

Game Collection: REMOVE THE GUARD! ATTACK DEFENDER! 27 Qg4xBd7+! destroys the defender of e6-mating sq, 28 Nd4-e6#

Jun-24-13
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  notyetagm: Nimzowitsch vs Hakansson, 1922

Game Collection: THE UNDERRATED REMOVAL OF THE GUARD -- HEISMAN 27 Qg4xBd7+! destroys the defender of e6-mating sq, 28 Nd4-e6#

Nov-07-13
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  Eduardo Bermudez: I like, like that !!
Mar-22-15  Cactusjuice: Nimzo sacrifice his d4 pawn base to get piece activity and made a decisive attack
Jun-03-15
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  Underworld: I've used this opening with a lot of success.
Sep-15-16  sorrowstealer: great game.bad pun
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