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!)
Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian vs Nersesov
Tbilisi (Georgia) (1944)
Russian Game: Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42)  ·  1-0
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

NOTE: You are using our new chess viewer, "Olga." For more info see the Olga Quickstart Guide. You can switch back to the old viewer (pgn4web) from the pulldown menu below. If you have questions or suggestions see our Olga chessforum.

explore this opening
find similar games 1,921 more games of Petrosian
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can get computer analysis by clicking the "ENGINE" button below the game.

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
Feb-16-04  marcus13: Short win by Petrosian 11.Bf5 look like a blunder.
Feb-16-04  rover: I think after 12...Be6 black would still have been ok. The refutation of Bg6 is very elegant though.
Feb-17-04  karlzen: I think black would still be considerably worse after 12...Be6 13.Bf3 losing a pawn. 12...Bd7 was a better try but still the position looks grim after 13.Ne4! Nxe4 14.Bxe7 Re8 15.Bh4 Nc5 16.Bg4! for example: 16...Re5 17.f4! Bxg4 18.fxe5 Bxd1 19.exd6 g5 20.Re5! gxh4 21.Rxc5 and the bishop on d1 has no available squares I'm afraid and white will come out at least a pawn up. Complications such as these always favour the more developed player. Anyway, it's hard psychologically to play such a move as black would then resign to the fact that he should have played it in the first place. In fact I would almost call 10...0-0 a mistakeas it got black in troble defending Be7. Instead there is an important maneouvre for black here: 10...Na6-c7 covering b5, d5 and the knight can come to e6 (as a bonus hitting the bishop on g5) followed by Bd7. Black may need to play d6-d5 and then on Nf3-e5 he answers Ne8 (the bishop must naturally be protected or Bg5 moved away) and f6 with a good game.
Jul-02-08  mcgee: Spot the world champ with the similar idea

Spassky vs J C Hawksworth, 1987

Dec-29-10  Sem: 9. c6 looks convincing to keep White's knight at bay, but perhaps Nc6 would have been better: defending e7, and making room for the rook.
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 game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from Diagonals Attack: Bs Highway, Battery, Crossfire by fredthebear
You think draw? You lost!
from Brilliancies @ best games by totololo
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from P-K4 Games by fredthebear
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from Queenside Raps and Zaps by fredthebear
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from Goering Gambit by TG Forney / Bonus Fredthebear by fredthebear
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from KP Miniatures - Save by fredthebear
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from 1940s & 50s Barious Beauties & Bonehead BBQs by fredthebear
16 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection I by wwall
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from Copycatz & Agreed/Book Drawz Fredthebear's pic by fredthebear
karlzen's favorite games
by karlzen
Game collection: 5
by gr2ca1
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from Attacks a2/a7, b2/b7 and c2/c7 ECO C by FTB by fredthebear
This is not magic : this is PETROSIAN
by Kublo
petrov defense collections
from chesslord's favorite games by chesslord
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from Petrosian Games Only by fredthebear
Petrosian wins miniatures
by ughaibu
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from 17 Moves or Less in Fredthebear's Lavatory by fredthebear
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from Pick & Choose Patch o' Berries for Fredthebear by fredthebear
Russian Game, Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 miniature
from N O P Players by fredthebear
Petrosian wins with 1.e4
by HOTDOG
plus 3 more collections (not shown)


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 | advertising | contact us
Copyright 2001-2017, Chessgames Services LLC