chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Joachim Schenkein vs Rudolf Spielmann
Vienna (1910), Vienna AUH
Bird Opening: From Gambit. Lasker Variation (A02)  ·  0-1
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 4 more J Schenkein/Spielmann games
sac: 12...Rxh4 PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Help with kibitzing features can be found on our Kibtizing Help Page.

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
Mar-16-04  youngplayer11: A Powerful King hunt,Typical of Spielmann.He Always finds a way to attack.
Mar-16-04  TrueFiendish: I don't think the Nh4 and Ng2 idea was much good, and black makes him pay.
Mar-16-04  fatbaldguy: 8 Ng2 may still be playable, but 12 N:h4 simply begs for the exchange sacrifice. Perhaps with 10 Nf4 followed by 11 Bg2 (to protect the rook) white might hold the fort. Or better yet, don't play 1 f4 if you don't know how to play the From gambit...
Oct-19-06  jegbjerg: Beautiful attacking play from Spielmann.
May-08-07  sambo: It seems to me that Shenkein lost this game on move one.
Jun-15-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  FSR: <fatbaldguy: ... better yet, don't play 1 f4 if you don't know how to play the From gambit>

Word.

Jul-20-16  zanzibar: Spielmann gets a leg up on Schenkein here.

Was this from one of the Trebitsch tournaments? And if so, which one?

Oct-18-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  tpstar: Schenkmate!
Dec-17-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: According to Eric Schiller in his book "How to Play the From Gambit", 8. e3 is the key error. He recommends 8. c3, which supports the d4-square as well as opening up some escape squares for the White King if he needs to flee to the queenside.
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, is 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, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
  3. No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any member Iincludinfgall Admin and Owners or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. If you think someone is an idiot, then provide evidence that their reasoning is invalid and/or idiotic, instead of just calling them an idiot. It's a subtle but important distinction, even in political discussions.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
  6. NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
  7. Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
  8. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
  9. The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
  10. All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
  11. Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a Moderator.

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, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors. All Moderator actions taken are at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.

This game is type: CLASSICAL. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

<This page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
Gambito Fromm
by InglesaNegra
other good games
by sk.sen
22 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection IX by PinkLedDoor
King hunt...
from Collections in Idleness 4 by kishchess
22 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection IX by wwall
White walks right into it, against a great attacking player
from The Last Romantic Harkened Fredthebear by fredthebear
White walks right into it, against a great attacking player
from Having your way with Birds by Zebra
King hunt...
from Collections in Idleness 4 by Trigonometrist
Halfpricemidge's King-Hunt Collection
by Halfpricemidge
Gambito Fromm Compiled by InglesaNegra
by fredthebear
King hunts
by MorphyMatt
Bird's Opening - From gambit!!!
from Timeless classics by Mudphudder
from gambit, decisive attack by black
from Dutch/Bird Study by fispok
a Typical Spielman King hunt.
from Spielmann's best games by youngplayer11
Bird Opening: From Gambit. Lasker Variation
from BIRD OPENING - FROM GAMBIT by gambitfan
zengames
by zentovic
Spielmann handles the From's Gambit well.
from Great Spielmann sacrifices by jegbjerg


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 | contact us
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC