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Magnus Carlsen vs Sergey Karjakin
Grand Chess Tour Paris (Rapid) (2017), Paris FRA, rd 7, Jun-23
Italian Game: Italian Variation (C50)  ·  1/2-1/2


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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-31-17  Straclonoor: When 7 pieces position appears on board (after 51 moves) Lomonosov TB7 gives - white mates in 60 moves.

Here is the line (1st=52th in game).
1. g5 b4 2. h6 gxh6 3. gxh6 b3 4. h7 b2 5. h8=Q b1=Q 6. Qe8+ Kd6 7. Qe5+ Kd7 8. Kh3 Qg6 9. Kh4 Qh6+ 10. Kg4 Qg6+ 11. Qg5 Qc6 12. Kh5 Qc3 13. Kg6 Qc6+ 14. Kh7 Qc2+ 15. f5 Ke8 16. Qg6+ Kf8 17. Qf6+ Ke8 18. Kh8 Qh2+ 19. Kg8 Qa2+ 20. Kg7 Qa7+ 21. Kh8 Qf7 22. Qg6 Kf8 23. Qg5 Ke8 24. Qg8+ Ke7 25. Qg7 Ke8 26. f6 Qh5+ 27. Kg8 Qd5+ 28. f7+ Ke7 29. Qf8+ Kf6 30. Qh6+ Ke7 31. Qh4+ Kd7 32. Qf6 Qg2+ 33. Kf8 Kc7 34. Qe6 Qa8+ 35. Kg7 Qa1+ 36. Qf6 Qg1+ 37. Qg6 Qd4+ 38. Kg8 Qc4 39. Qg3+ Kb7 40. Qf3+ Ka7 41. Kg7 Qd4+ 42. Kh7 Qd7 43. Qe3+ Ka6 44. Qf4 Kb6 45. Kg7 Ka7 46. Qc4 Qe7 47. Qd4+ Kb7 48. Qd5+ Kb6 49. Kg8 Qc5 50. Qxc5+ Kxc5 51. f8=Q+ Kc4 52. Qd8 Kb4 53. Qd4+ Kb3 54. Kf7 Ka3 55. Qb6 Ka2 56. Kf6 Ka1 57. Ke5 Ka2 58. Kd4 Ka1 59. Kc3 Ka2 60. Qb2#

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