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Oxspawn
Member since Jan-23-12 · Last seen Jul-30-15
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   Oxspawn has kibitzed 423 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Jul-27-15 E Bankert vs R Ehrler, 2007 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: Asphyxiation: Three moves seems too many for a Monday but until someone tells me different I like 12…… Qxf2+ 13. Kh1 Qg1+ 14. RorNxg1 Nf2#
 
   Jul-23-15 G Steiner vs N Sommerbauer, 1994 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: Well I got the first move and white's forced reply but for me that is where the puzzle really started. The position felt good but which way to go? Frankly, I did not see the mate coming and it took me a moment or two to realise it had happened. I wonder if that was also the ...
 
   Jul-21-15 Anand vs A Graf, 2003 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: Over the board of course I would play 34. Rc8…. Because that is the kind of player I am but I cannot make it go anywhere after 34…. Kg7 However, insomnia strikes so I am up at 5am… and the pricking behind my eyes encourages me to think of pins: <34. Rxg6+> Looks aggressive.
 
   Jul-20-15 L Vajda vs V Bui, 2007 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: An offbeat Monday where black gets to choose how to be checkmated … 28 Bd5+ Bc6 29 Bxc6# Or 28 Bd5+ Rxd5 29 Rb8# Bishops and rooks – they have all the angles covered.
 
   Jul-14-15 D Hall vs D Foord, 2007 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: Black has bishop for pawn and seems to be in a powerful position. Although the obvious 27…………Nf2+ Is a trap because after 28. Rxf2 black cannot retake with the bishop because the black queen is en prise. However, 27. Ng3+ seems to lead to mate 28. hxg3 Qh6+ and ...
 
   Jul-13-15 M Milosavljevic vs M Rakic, 2007 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: Queens don’t like Mondays, rooks move sideways, knights are good at keeping guard. 23. ….. Qxa2+ 24. Kxa2 Ra6#
 
   Jul-06-15 T Cagasik vs J Brooke, 2007 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: <saturn2>: Not so much <amusing> as tragic. Actually, I did not overlook it - I underlooked it. <morfishine> <Hopefully one will learn and move on>. But making the same mistakes every day is kind of comforting.
 
   Jul-02-15 B Bok vs M Bluvshtein, 2011 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: I saw 31. Bxe6 but assumed that black would not retake with the rook since that is clearly a back rank disaster but instead opt go a piece down after 31. Bxe6 Bxh6 32. Bxd7 Bxd7 33. Bxh6….. But perhaps white has something stronger 31. Bxe6 Bxh6 32. Bxf6 Bg7 33. Nf7+?…
 
   Jun-30-15 D M Adams vs M Lyell, 2007 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: 24. ............Qh4+ 25. Kg1 Re2+ 26. Qf2 Bxf2# The black rook lives up to its body shape – it doesn’t actually hit anyone but acts as a barrier wall to prevent the queen from taking the bishop and the white rook from intervening.
 
   Jun-29-15 L Lejarre vs B Burg, 2011 (replies)
 
Oxspawn: Even I got this - on my second sip of tea. Now, tell me again. How do rooks move?
 
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