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!)
Alexander Koblents vs Teodors Zeids
"Beware the Zeids of March" (game of the day Mar-15-2012)
LAT-ch (1955), Soviet Union
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal. Bronstein (Byrne) Variation (E45)  ·  1-0


explore this opening
find similar games 115 more games of Koblents
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can display posts in reverse order, by registering a free account then visiting your preferences page and checking the option "Display newest kibitzes on top."

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.

Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-15-12  mmousez: Why doesn't Black play 22. ... Rg8 to continue?
Premium Chessgames Member
  imthecat: 23. Qxg8.
Mar-15-12  john2629: because queen will take the rook :)
Mar-15-12  ColeTrane: no stopping Re1+ followed by Bxf6+
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Someond did a lot of searching in the database for a "Zeids" sounding game, played in March, or course.
Mar-15-12  ephesians: Maybe black should have played 11...Qd6? The plan would be for the f6 knight to be kicked to d7, the b8 knight to go to a6, and for black to castle queenside.
Mar-15-12  scormus: <He#Me> Indeed, on 15th March!
Mar-15-12  goodevans: 22 ... Re8 (the best attempt to save the N) 23.Re1+ Kd6 24.Rxe8 Nxe8 25.Qxf7 and the threat of 26.Qe7# wins the N anyway.
Mar-15-12  ossipossi: <ephesians> no pc checked, but yes <11...h6> worths a <?>
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: 16...♕a6+, not the best move. It brings the white king to safety, and puts the queen away from the action.
Premium Chessgames Member
  kevin86: The knight is attacked and defended twice,but the rook will chase away the his doom.
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: All hail the Quantitative Easer and beware the Ides of Farce...
Mar-15-12  pericles of athens: kinda like today's puzzle, white's bishop develops in attack while at the same time making space for a rook check.

black king in center, with lots of problems.

Premium Chessgames Member
  LoveThatJoker: Beautiful final position!


Mar-16-12  mmousez: Doh! I had chess blindness yesterday: didn't see the black N at f6 is pinned by the g5 Bishop. :P
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, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please submit a correction slip and help us eliminate database mistakes!
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
March 15: Beware the Zeids of March
from Game of the Day 2012 by Phony Benoni
by obrit

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