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Egil Jacobsen vs Jorgen Moeller
"Fly Like an Egil" (game of the day Nov-04-2018)
Copenhagen (1923), Copenhagen DEN, rd 4, Mar-06
Dutch Defense: Normal Variation (A84)  ·  1-0


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  FSR: Fly Like an Egil.
Nov-04-18  kungfufighter888: typical ending with a pawn up
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  Check It Out: “(By FSR)” on the main page. Is that new or a glitch?

Les Paul was Steve Miller’s godfather.

Nov-04-18  ASchultz: Fly, Egil Fly
On the road to victory
Fly, Egil Fly
Push the passed pawn 1-2-3

(Think! Think! Think!)

Threaten low
Threaten high
and watch our Egil fly...

Nov-04-18  clement41: Very nice game indeed!
The final combination with the tempo-gaining f5+/f6+ reminds me of a Kasparov game
Nov-04-18  erimiro1: "Pawns keep on slipping, slipping, slipping, under the king's nose"
Nov-04-18  Ironmanth: Instructive game; thanks chessgames. All have a great day!
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  MissScarlett: <The Egil Has Landed> is better.
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  thegoodanarchist: "To the Sea!"

Congrats, <FSR>.

@ <sargon>: Great new feature, crediting the pun maker!

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  FSR: Thanks, <sargon>! I agree with <thegoodanarchist>, great new feature!
Nov-04-18  Ilkka Salonen: Nice game. It's kind of dramatic or tragic that Jacobsen died in just some weeks.
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