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!)
Yakov Estrin vs Jiri Nun
5.corr ol (1965)
Italian Game: Two Knights Defense. Traxler Counterattack Knight sac line (C57)  ·  0-1
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 more Estrin/Jiri Nun game
sac: 6...Qe7 PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: All games have a Kibitzer's Corner provided for community discussion. If you have a question or comment about this game, register a free account so you can post there.

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-04-04  Egghead: That's beautifully sharp. But 16.Qd2 would have held, wouldn't it?
Mar-04-04  Lopin: Nope. 16.Qxd2 Qf6+ 17.Ke3 (forced - otherwise queen is lost) Qf4+ 18.Kd3 Bf5 mate.
Mar-04-04  Egghead: I don't know. ... 17.Qf4 does give up the queen, but White gets a rook and a bishop in return. I wouldn't resign yet.
Oct-28-04  rochade18: 15...Nd2 is a wonderful sackrifice, allowing Bf5 with check (mate) after 17...Qf4+
Sep-26-07  ColonelCrockett: this game goes to show you . . . Bxf7 is just better (mostly because it brings on less complication). It's interesting how this compares to other games in this line (and these two players). . . the f-file proves impotant in most of the games.
May-23-12  Cibator: I know the game date is right because I remember seeing it published in "Chess" soon afterwards. Nun's profile on here gives his birth date as 1957. Was he REALLY only 11 years old when he played this??!
May-23-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  SwitchingQuylthulg: <Cibator> This and other CC games attributed here to Jiri Nun were likely played by Josef Nun instead :)
May-25-12  Cibator: Aha! Thanks, <SwitchingQuylthulg:>. Another case of player confusion, still alas occasionally to be found here.
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: CORRESPONDENCE (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
Two Knights Defense. Traxler Counterattack Knight sac line
from KP Miniatures of Gambitfan by fredthebear
Two Knights Defense. Traxler Counterattack Knight sac line
from TWO KNIGHTS DEFENSE + TRAXLER + FRIED LIVER by gambitfan
Another great attack by black in the Traxler...
from Aritra Chatterjee's favourite games by Aritra Chatterjee
Opening Tactics Compiled by Easy Point
by fredthebear
6.Kf1 Qe7 7.Nxh8 d5 8.exd5 Nd4 9.h3 Bg3 10.c3 Nf5
from 98_C57_Traxler Counter Gambit by whiteshark
RedHawk's favorite games
by RedHawk
5. Nxf7
from two knights for black by rollerblader1324
2Knights Def. Traxler Cntrattack N sac line (C57) 0-1 Wrangled
from Knights Add Spice I Gives Fredthebear Heartburn by fredthebear
6 Kf1 After 7. Nxh8 d5 8. exd5 Black can play Nd4
from Wandering Tour through the Traxler Counterattack by tak traxler
16 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection IV by wwall
Traxler Counterattack N sac line (C57)0-1Sharp as a cat's claws
from Italians, Two Knights Defense of Fredthebear by fredthebear
Two Knights Defense. Traxler Counterattack Knight sac line
from MINIATURES by gambitfan
6 Kf1 After 7. Nxh8 d5 8. exd5 Black can play Nd4
from Wandering Tour through the Traxler Counterattack by takchess
2Knights Def. Traxler Cntrattack N sac line (C57) 0-1 Wrangled
from Italians (mixed) 43's Played Fredthebear's Piano by fredthebear
Two Knights Defense, Traxler (Wilkes-Barre) Vari
by double06
two knights
by zentovic
Nxf7 Beautifully sharp
from Trexler Variation by Lightpath
2Knights Def. Traxler Cntrattack N sac line (C57) 0-1 Wrangled
from Basic Foodfight Recipe Catered by Fredthebear by fredthebear
venderbest's black
by venderbest
5. Nxf7
from two knights for black Compiled by rollerblader13 by fredthebear
plus 2 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 | contact us
Copyright 2001-2017, Chessgames Services LLC