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Arnold Aurbach vs Stefano Rosselli del Turco
Abbazia (1912), Abbazia (Opatija) AUH, rd 6, Jan-22
King's Gambit: Accepted. Traditional Variation (C38)  ·  0-1


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Dec-28-12  sneaky pete: Position after 37.Qa8+ ..

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Gillam writes: "White has a forced win, but lost on time." No doubt it's a forced win, but I must be getting old. After the obvious 37... Kd7 38.Bb5+ c6

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39.Bxc6+ Kc7 or 39.dxc6+ Kc7 the rest is not at all clear to me.

Dec-28-12  Sleeping kitten: After 37... ♔d7 38. ♗b5+ c6 39. dxc6+ ♔c7 40. cxb7 ♘xb7 41. ♗a6 ♔c6 42. ♗xb7+ ♖xb7 43. ♕c8+ Black cannot escape mate.

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E.g. 43... ♗c7+ 44. ♖xd6+ ♔xd6 45. ♖e6+ ♔d5 46. ♕d7+ ♔c4 47. ♕d4+ ♔b5 48. ♕b4 mate.

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Round 6, January 22
from Abbazia 1912 by sneaky pete

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