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!)
Garry Kasparov vs Michael Adams
SuperGM (2002), Linares ESP, rd 5, Feb-28
Russian Game: Classical Attack. Jaenisch Variation (C42)  ·  1-0
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Click Here to play Guess-the-Move
Given 17 times; par: 68 [what's this?]

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 22 more Kasparov/Adams games
sac: 32.d5 PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: If you find a mistake in the database, use the correction form. There is a link at the bottom that reads "Spot an error? Please suggest your correction..." Avoid posting corrections in the kibitzing area.

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-28-02  knight: 32.d5!! the move of the tournament.
Jan-09-03  evertoexcel: Indeed, 32. d5 is outstanding
Jul-08-04  tomh72000: A nice novelty (18.Ra2) by Garry too.
Feb-06-06  GlennOliver: 32.d5! Bxc5!?
Jun-22-06  LIFE Master AJ: I wonder ... does Rybka find 32.d5!! - as in this game? (My Fritz 9.0 did not, even after a couple of minutes 'thinking' time.)
Jun-22-06  Jilted Rook: 32.d5 is more worthy of !?

In the same way that one shouldn't revere computer analysis one shouldn't get one's prayer mat out for a bold move by Kasparov. Much better was the calm 32...cd with a probable draw.

Nevertheless d5 is an enterprising and practical OTB choice, all the more so for Micky calling Kasparov's bluff...

Jun-22-06  euripides: what does Black play after <32...cd> 33 c6 ?
Jun-22-06  Jilted Rook: 33...Na5
Jun-23-06  blingice: <Jilted Rook> This is probably ultra-ignorant, but what does your notation of "32...cd" mean?
Jun-23-06  Jilted Rook: <blingice:> 32...c6xd5
Jun-23-06  HannibalSchlecter: Jilted Rook, after 32..cd doesn't white still get the dangerous passed pawn though with 33. c6
Jun-23-06  Jilted Rook: <Hannibal> see above 33...Na5
Jun-23-06  HannibalSchlecter: Jilted Rook, sorry about that, missed the prior note. Ok 33. Na5 34 Bd7!
Jun-23-06  HannibalSchlecter: on second thought I don't like it after 34Nxc6! followed by Rc8
Oct-13-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: Game Collection: Bishop pair + passed pawn = UNSTOPPABLE(!)

Position after 34 c5-c6:


click for larger view

Position after 40 ♗d5-b7:


click for larger view

Oct-31-08  gambitfan:


click for larger view

After 48 ♗d8 1-0

The result is not pretty obvious to me!

What allows to say that the game is over ?

Material advantage is not huge for White 1 ♗ against ♙♙ and I do not see the follow-on which would permit a White Pawn to queen...

Npt obvious !!

Nov-01-08  gambitfan: That is a BISHOP ENDGAME : ♗♗ + ♙♙ // ♗ + ♙♙♙♙

The material advantage for the stronger side is 1.25 point (♗ // ♙♙)

47... a4 48 ♗xa4

47... b5 48 ♗xb5 ♗b4 to protect ♙a5 49 ♗e8 to look after ♔h6 White King comes along the white f1-a6 diagonal to take ♙a5 which cant move !

47... f4 48 ♔d3 ... Nothing can prevent White King from reaching f5 to take ♙g5

47... g4 48 h3xg4 f5xg4 49 f3xg4 ♔g5 50 ♔f3 the only remaining White Pawn remains on the white square g4 and cannot therefore be bothered by the dark coloured Black Bishop...

♔h6 cannot move without leaving the protection of ♙g5

47... ♔h7, ♔g7 48 ♗xg5

47... ♗d4, ♗g1 .... what cant prevent white ♔ing to walk on the white squares e2-d3-c4-d5, then e5-f5 and then take ♙g5 with ♗d8

Aug-21-17  Toribio3: In chess, you can distinguish the quality of Russian grand master and English grand master in their manner of executing chess tactics. Russian are natural while the English are trying hard, correct me if I'm wrong. Let us debate?
Aug-21-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  WorstPlayerEver: I guess it depends on the GM. As long as guys like Karjakin miss a winning continuation at move 4 against Kasparov, I would keep my mouth shut if I were a Russian.

Kasparov on Kasparov: Part I
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?]
Pawn power! (20. g4!, 21. g5! and 32 d5!!...)
from Gazza's Greats by AdrianP
Instructional Remedies Vs. Pirc & Petrov Defense
by southpawjinx
Russian Classical Attack Jaenisch Var (C42)1-0Forcing Passer
from P Ds to Open Flame Games by fredthebear
What Grandmasters do not see
from QUIQUE COLLECCION by genie9
nice C42 sac: 32.d5!
from Kasparov! by larrewl
Size GAZA
by lonchaney
others + Ruy Lopez
by hartkoka
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by niazidarwish
Passed pawn on the seventh
from Passed pawns by unonning
Round Five, Game #13
from Linares 2002 by suenteus po 147
Kasparov's rook sacrifice
from Bow to... by blingice
Endgames
by obrit
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by KingG
Russian Classical Attack Jaenisch Var (C42)1-0Forcing Passer
from K Players by fredthebear
...Qxd5
from marwanredman123's favorite games 9 by marwanredman123
Russian Game: Classical Attack. Jaenisch Variation
from RUSSIAN GAME by gambitfan
Kasparov The Killer!!
by Zhbugnoimt
Book of Samurai's favorite games 4
by Book of Samurai
Petrov, Main Line
by KingG
Garry Kasparov's Best Games
by mangala
plus 10 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