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!)
Harlow Bussey Daly vs Samuel Reshevsky
Boston (1944), Boston, MA USA, rd 9, Aug-04
Queen Pawn Game: Stonewall Attack (D00)  ·  0-1
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 1 more H Daly/Reshevsky game
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: To access more information about the players (more games, favorite openings, statistics, sometimes a biography and photograph), click their highlighted names at the top of this 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
Jun-20-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  PawnSac: Daly was no bum..
He won 11 state championships, 4 Boston chess championships, and the New England championship. Yet it is amazing how easily Sammy dusts him off in this game. Of course there are at least 2 good reasons for this:

1) In addition to being a child prodigy, Sammy was one of the all time best players who never became world champ. He rubbed shoulders with the top players, and the year this game was played he won the US Open.

2) The Stonewall is not an opening to be used at top level (GM) play. So Daly had better choices against Reshevsky.

Nevertheless, it's quite pleasing to see how Sammy systematically disassembles the white position.

Jun-20-15  RookFile: Reshevsky annotated this game. The gist of what he said was that white's kingside play was cute, but he neglected development (see the QB and QR).
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 page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
Please Come to Boston
from US Open Milestones, 1900-1968 by Phony Benoni
Game 96
from Reshevsky's Best Games of Chess, Vol. I by suenteus po 147
Round 9 (Friday, August 4): CR 1944:10:12
from US Open 1944, Boston by Phony Benoni
Game 102
from Best Games of Chess (Reshevsky) by Qindarka


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