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Paul Morphy vs Charles Maurian
Knight Odds (1866), New Orleans USA, Dec-07
Chess variants (000)  ·  0-1


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Jan-10-18  Sularus: Find the forced checkmate sequence starting with black's 25th move (other than the text Qe7?)
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  ChessHigherCat: <Sularus> Maybe not the most elegant variation but it works:

25...Qc6+ 26. Kg1 [26. Kh3 Qf3#] Bxf2+ 27. Kxf2 [27. Kf1 Ng3+ 28. hxg3 Qh1+ 29. Ke2 Qxe1+ 30. Kd3 Rf3+ 31. Kc4 Qe2+ 32. Kb4 a5+ 33. Ka4 b5#] Nd4+ 28. Ke3 Rf3+ 29. Kxd4 Qa4+ 30. Kd5 c6+ 31. Kxd6 Qd4#

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  ChessHigherCat: I forgot this variant FWIW: 25...Qc6+ 26. f3 Nh4+ 27. Qxh4 [27. Kh3 Qxf3+ 28. Kxh4 Rf4#] Qxf3#
Jan-11-18  Sularus: <CHC> nice! alice would be proud! :D
Jan-11-18  WorstPlayerEver: Here's another one:

25... Qc6+ 26. Kg1 Bxf2+ 27. Kf1 Ng3+ 28. hxg3 Bb6+ 29. Ke2 Rf2+ 30. Kd1 Qd5+ 31. Kc1 Qd2+ 32. Kb1 Qxe1#

Jan-11-18  WorstPlayerEver: 25... Qc6+ 26. Kg1 Bxf2+ 27. Kxf2 Nh4+ 28. Ke2 Rf2+ 29. Kd3 Qc2+ 30. Kd4 Nf3+ 31. Ke3 Qd2+ 32. Ke4 Nxg5#

25... Qc6+ 26. Kg1 Bxf2+ 27. Kf1 Ng3+ 28. hxg3 Bb6+ 29. Ke2 Rf2+ 30. Kd1 Qf3+ 31. Re2 Qxe2+ 32. Kc1 Rf1#

Jan-12-18  Sularus: <WPE> clearly you are not the worst player here, buddy :)
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