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Wilhelm Steinitz vs Carl Schlechter
Hastings (1895)  ·  Italian Game: Classical Variation. Greco Gambit Main Line (C54)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Annotations by Emanuel Lasker.      [80 more games annotated by Lasker]

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Jun-18-08  Lutwidge: Good ole' Schlechter, trying none to hard to win that exchange up endgame. :)
Aug-03-09  sneaky pete: Position after 11.Bb5 ..


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11... Nxc3? 12.Bxc6+ bxc6 13.Qc2 Ne4 14.Qxc6+ Bd7 15.Qxd5 Nf6 16.Rfe1+ Be6 17.Bxe6+ .. 1-0 in Steinitz vs Karl Marx, from a simultaneous exhibition in City of Leiden, May 11, 1896.

Oct-13-14  m.okun: 36 ... Qc6? - 36 ... Re5!, and black easily realize material overweight.
Oct-21-14
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  Ke2: funny Lasker didn't follow his own annotations when he played this vs Steinitz next year (although these annotations may be dated post 1896)
Oct-21-14
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  keypusher: <Ke2: funny Lasker didn't follow his own annotations when he played this vs Steinitz next year (although these annotations may be dated post 1896)>

Actually he did follow his notes here in game 1 of the Steinitz rematch.

Steinitz vs Lasker, 1896

Then he found an improvement for game 3.

Steinitz vs Lasker, 1896


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