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Salomon Flohr vs Erich Eliskases
Podebrady (1936), Podebrady CZE, rd 6, Jul-11
Queen's Gambit Declined: Neo-Orthodox Variation. Main Line (D55)  ·  0-1


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Aug-26-10  David2009: Flohr vs E Eliskases, 1936 is a fine win by Eliskases (Black against his nemesis Salo Flohr). Prior to this game Eliskases had scored +0=1-5:

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In the diagram position Eliskases (Black, to play) throws caution to the winds with 21...Bg4!? (more prudent, and good, is 21...Bd7) and wins in fine style with a positional Queen sacrifice after 22 Qxc6.

Crafty link to explore the variations from the White side of the board: The game continued 22.Qxc6 Rae8 23.Rc3 Bxe2 24.Bh7+ Kxh7 25.Rxe3 Rxe3 26.Rf4 Bd3 27.h3 Be4 28.Kg1 Re6 29.Qd7 Rg3 30.Qxf7 Rxg2+ 31.Kf1 Reg6 32.Qa7 0-1. Can you do better as White against Crafty?

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Round 6 (Saturday, July 11, 1936)
from Podebrady 1936 by Phony Benoni

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