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Simon Winawer vs Karl Pitschel
Paris (1878), Paris FRA, rd 7, Jun-27
Philidor Defense: Philidor Countergambit (C41)  ·  1-0
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Oct-05-15  Knight13: I don't think Morphy would've approved of 12. h4, 13. h5, 14. hxg6. But it worked.
Jun-28-16  sneaky pete: 19.Qf3 .. (instead of 19.Qf2 ..) aloowed black to play 19... Bxb2


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threatening mate on e1. The capture with check on d5 isn't worth much.

Schallopp (in the tournament book) recommends 16.Kd1 .. as a safer move (than 16.Kf1 ..).

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