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Hindemburg Melao vs Carlos Alejandro Martinez
"The Hindemburg Disaster" (game of the day Nov-20-2018)
Sao Paulo2 (1999), Sao Paulo BRA
Modern Defense: Standard Line (B06)  ·  1-0
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Nov-20-18
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  An Englishman: Good Evening: Sound or not, 13.0-0-0 is a bold pawn sacrifice. White didn't even mind swapping Queens. Key moment comes after 19.Ng5, because if 19...Kf8; 20.Nxe6+,fxe6; 21.Nxe6+ and 22.Nc7.
Nov-20-18
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  MissScarlett: <The Hindemburg Disaster (by HeMateMe)>

An enormous bag of wind casting a pall wherever it goes. And then there's the <Hindenburg>.

Nov-20-18
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  piltdown man: Great pun, but it would have worked better if Hindemburg had lost.
Nov-20-18  RandomVisitor: "Hindemburg catches fire"
Nov-20-18  priyadarshan: What about 14....Ne7 ?
Nov-20-18
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  thegoodanarchist: <piltdown man: Great pun, but it would have worked better if Hindemburg had lost.>

Exactly!

Nov-20-18  7he5haman: Would 19...Kf8 and 20...Kg8 have held?
Nov-20-18  Nerwal: <Would 19...Kf8 and 20...Kg8 have held?>

No as ♘xe6+ now comes with check and the ♘ jumps to c7 next winning a full rook.

Nov-20-18  Nietzowitsch: If history repeats itself, I'm so getting a LZ 129
Nov-20-18
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  Count Wedgemore: <priyadarshan: What about 14....Ne7 ?>

Yes, 14...Ne7 seems like a much better move than 14...hxg4 (which was played). Black ends up playing ...Ne7 anyway, but only after some piece exchanges that favor White (Black gives up his actively placed queen, and White gains control of the h-file). So much better to play ...Ne7 straight away.

Nov-20-18
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  offramp: Oh the humanity!
Nov-20-18
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  HeMateMe: This game went over like a Lead Zeppelin!
Nov-20-18  cormier: 1) +0.26 (34 ply) 14...Ne7 15.gxh5 gxh5 16.Ng5 Bh6 17.Nxh5 Nd7 18.Kc2 a5 19.Ra1 Qc4 20.Qxc4 dxc4 21.h4 b5 22.Ng3 a4 23.N5e4 Bxd2 24.Kxd2 Kf8 25.h5 Rh6 26.f4 f6 27.exf6 Nxf6 28.Ng5 Ne8 29.N3e4 Nd5 30.Nc5 Ng7 31.Rae1 Rxh5 32.Ngxe6+ Kf7 33.Nd7 Rxh1 34.Ng5+ Kg8 35.Rxh1 a3 36.bxa3 Rxa3

6.0 minute Stockfish 9

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