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!)
Kunath vs N Grant
Casual (1875), Postal
Blackmar-Diemer Gambit: Von Popiel Gambit (D00)  ·  0-1
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 2 more games of Kunath
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: To flip the board (so black is on the bottom) press the "I" key on your keyboard.

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
Jan-19-06  prinsallan: At quick glance, this looks good for white.
Maybe Kunath didnīt think of tha possible queensac until after he moved ^^

The continuation is:
11... Qd1+ (sacrifice)
12. Kxd1 (Forced) ... Bg4+ (doublecheck)
13. Kc1 (e1 gives equal result)... Rd1#

Oct-09-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Phony Benoni: Considering the era, Black probably announced mate in three.
Feb-05-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: Not often Black gets to have all the fun in the Blackmar-Diemer.
Feb-05-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  zanzibar: The Grant game maybe comes from Bill Wall's miniature collection:

http://billwall.phpwebhosting.com/a...

(Maybe = likely?)

What's the original source?

Jun-22-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: My guess is that this game has been played privately in <1975> [with 5...Nc6 as suggested improvement] after the following game had ended:

[Event "W2 BDG theme corr7275"]
[Site "corr"]
[Date "1972.??.??"]
[White "Kunath, Emil"]
[Black "Grant, Newton"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D00"]
[EventRounds "20"]
[SourceTitle "Corr Nr. 1"]

1. d4 d5 2. e4 dxe4 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Bf5 5. Qe2 Nbd7 6. Bxf6 exf6 7. g4 Bg6 8. Bg2 Bb4 9. f3 f5 10. gxf5 Bxf5 11. fxe4 Qh4+ 12. Kd1 Bg6 13. Nf3 Qd8 14. Nd5 Ba5 15. b4 Bb6 16. Nxb6 axb6 17. Nd2 Qe7 18. Qc4 Qg5 19. Bf3 Qf4 20. e5 O-O 21. Bxb7 Bh5+ 22. Kc1 Ra3 23. Bc6 Nb8 24. Be4 Qe3 25. b5 Rd8 26. d5 Rc3 27. Qb4 c5 28. Qa4 Ra3 29. Qc4 Be2 30. Bxh7+ Kf8 31. Qe4 Bf3 32. Qxe3 Rxe3 33. Nxf3 Rxf3 34. Bd3 Nd7 35. Re1 Re8 36. e6 Nf6 37. Kb2 Nxd5 38. exf7 Rxe1 39. Rxe1 Re3 40. Rxe3 Nxe3 41. a4 1-0

Source: Correspondence Database 2015

Jun-22-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  keypusher: < whiteshark: My guess is that this game has been played privately in <1975> [with 5...Nc6 as suggested improvement] after the following game had ended:>

I'll go you one better: I'll bet they (or one of them) composed it.

Jun-22-18  ughaibu: Reti vs Tartakower, 1910
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?]
Best under 20 move mates
by PTenzel
Blackmar-Diemer Gambit: Von Popiel G(D00) 0-1Q sac,Reti's Mate
from Fredthebear's Roundhouse RUUK Manuevers II by fredthebear
Blackmar-Diemer Gambit: Von Popiel G(D00) 0-1Q sac,Reti's Mate
from Favorite Minis* of Fredthebear's Chess Art ! ! by fredthebear
11 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection XII by wwall
Poor development from white.
from Queen's Pawn opening traps by Johan C


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 2001-2018, Chessgames Services LLC