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Dec-20
Taim the Tiger
Taimanov vs Petrosian, 1953

Dec-19
Hannes Across the Vatter
H Vatter vs H Langrock, 2002

Dec-18
Sweet Sixteen
Fischer vs W Nyman, 1964

Dec-17
I Beg Your Barden?
L Barden vs J Penrose, 1959

Dec-16
Smoked Sahlmann
Sahlmann vs K Junge, 1941

Dec-15
Dr. Sousse
Larsen vs Ivkov, 1967

Dec-14
Five Easy Pieces
M L Nicholson vs E Saglione, 2008

Dec-13
Nimzowitschcraft
L Van Vliet vs Nimzowitsch, 1907

Dec-12
Ribli's Believe it or Not
Ribli vs Smyslov, 1982

Dec-11
Tothache
E J Diemer vs Toth, 1948

Dec-10
The Stuff of Legein
D Freeman vs M Legein, 2011

Dec-09
J'adoube!
Judit Polgar vs Kasparov, 1994

Dec-08
Loose Gossip
Gossip vs Chigorin, 1889

Dec-07
San Rafael
Reshevsky vs Vaganian, 1976

Dec-06
Czech Your Mirrors
Stein vs Filip, 1967

Dec-05
Darwin's Theory Krushed
D Yang vs I Krush, 2010

Dec-04
The Salem Vish Trials
Anand vs A R Saleh Salem, 2014

Dec-03
Harmin' Darmen
P H Nielsen vs Sadvakasov, 2002

Dec-02
Chopped Liver
Shirov vs S Sulskis, 2014

Dec-01
When the Caro Kan't
I Zaitsev vs NN, 1970

Nov-30
Grand Yuri
Najdorf vs Averbakh, 1953

Nov-29
The Race is On
C A Martinez vs V van Riemsdijk, 1993

Nov-28
Phi Beta Capa
O Bernstein vs Capablanca, 1914

Nov-27
Nobody's Business But the Turk's
The Turk vs NN, 1770

Nov-26
When I'm 64
Korchnoi vs Short, 1995

Nov-25
Gore Gazola
Zhao Xue vs V Ramos Gazola, 2010

Nov-24
No More Tears
C F Tears vs R Llorens, 1962

Nov-23
If You c1 You've Seen Them All
Svidler vs D Andreikin, 2014

Nov-22
Knocking on Hebden's Door
Nunn vs Hebden, 1979

Nov-21
Mabee Not
G Sanders vs T Mabee, 1982

Nov-20
Three Sacs of the Sandor
S Takacs vs Rubinstein, 1929

Nov-19
The Koroty Kid
A Korotylev vs Z Izoria, 1998

Nov-18
Enno Dominate
E Heyken vs S Dave, 2001

Nov-17
Haba Kokes and a Smile
P Haba vs B Kokes, 2003

Nov-16
Happiness is a Warm Gunsberg
Gunsberg vs Steinitz, 1891

Nov-15
Wolf's Bane
Uhlmann vs Fischer, 1970

Nov-14
Bottin Paid For
Morphy vs A Bottin, 1858

Nov-13
Moro Never Knows
Kramnik vs Morozevich, 2001

Nov-12
The Beli of the Beast
Beliavsky vs Kasparov, 1988

Nov-11
Miracle Whip
Reshevsky vs G Hellman, 1939

Nov-10
Angelova Death
Judit Polgar vs P Angelova, 1988

Nov-09
Vasic Pickle
Alekhine vs Vasic, 1931

Nov-08
Well Done, Burger
Fischer vs R Burger, 1963

Nov-07
How the Wes was Won
McShane vs W So, 2011

Nov-06
One Man's Meat is Another Man's Poison
I Bilek vs Fischer, 1962

Nov-05
Crash Corzo
Capablanca vs J Corzo, 1901

Nov-04
Crazy Yates
Alekhine vs Yates, 1922

Nov-03
You Down with IQP?
Kasparov vs Short, 1986

Nov-02
Jonny on the Spot
Stockfish vs Jonny, 2014

Nov-01
Cebalo 13
M Cebalo vs Vasiukov, 2014

Oct-31
Happy Halloween
G Minchev vs A Petrov, 1994

Oct-30
Rabble Rauzer
Rauzer vs Botvinnik, 1933

Oct-29
A Show of Hans
Lindehn vs Maczuski, 1863

Oct-28
Duras Hell Battery
Duras vs V Vlk, 1902

Oct-27
Justus Prevails
S Bercys vs J D Williams, 2012

Oct-26
Little Black Book
P Trifunovic vs Book, 1948

Oct-25
Spanish Class
Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1978

Oct-24
Art Greco
Greco vs NN, 1620

Oct-23
Sterk Raving Mad
Alekhine vs K Sterk, 1921

Oct-22
Lady and the Champ
Judit Polgar vs Anand, 2009

Oct-21
The Baltic Shelf
Keres vs Tal, 1959

Oct-20
Pay as Yu Go
Y Yu vs A Zatonskih, 2013

Oct-19
Calamity Jan
Kasparov vs Timman, 1991

Oct-18
Lars and the Real Girl
L Meyer vs Zsuzsa Polgar, 1981

Oct-17
Chekhov's Gun
A Suvorin vs A Chekhov, 1893

Oct-16
Flear the Worst
Flear vs DeFirmian, 1994

Oct-15
Norwegian Wood
Carlsen vs Anand, 2013

Oct-14
Wolf Whistle
Daunke vs P Kalmar-Wolf, 1925

Oct-13
Bond Yields
T Mazuchowski vs M Bond, 1992

Oct-12
Have a Hjart
Hjartarson vs V Malaniuk, 1993

Oct-11
The Kan Can
Kan vs Botvinnik, 1929

Oct-10
Kinder Egg
Van Wely vs S Kindermann, 1994

Oct-09
Szily Putty
Szily vs Wloch, 1943

Oct-08
Young Kolt
Koltanowski vs Colle, 1923

Oct-07
Rapport Card
B Bok vs R Rapport, 2014

Oct-06
Poker Face
D Howell vs S Williams, 2014

Oct-05
Nevoconstructivism
A Riazantsev vs V Nevostrujev, 2002

Oct-04
I Just Called to Say "You Forfeit"
A Galkin vs V Malakhov, 2008

Oct-03
Bear Hug
Hug vs Ulf Andersson, 1971

Oct-02
Warning: May Cause Emory Loss
Yermolinsky vs E Tate, 2001

Oct-01
The Immortal Retreat Game
Petrosian vs Aronin, 1961

Sep-30
Bitter Lehmann
H Lehmann vs K Junge, 1942

Sep-29
Ryder's on the Storm
Ryder vs NN, 1899

Sep-28
Digging Lagrave
A David vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2014

Sep-27
Stare Wars
Tal vs Fischer, 1959

Sep-26
Black is OK
Capablanca vs R T Black, 1911

Sep-25
A Lessing or a Kurtz?
N Lessing vs N Kurtz, 1966

Sep-24
Shah Na Na
Koneru vs A M Shah, 2002

Sep-23
Karl's Bad
Capablanca vs H K Mattison, 1929

Sep-22
Cuban b-File Crisis
Marshall vs Capablanca, 1909

Sep-21
Refer Mednis
Korchnoi vs Mednis, 1956

Sep-20
Nothing Fancy
R Tolentino vs S Fancy, 2007

Sep-19
Dunst Cap
D Moody vs A Hubbard, 2014

Sep-18
Car Wars
Carlsen vs Caruana, 2014

Sep-17
Playing with Fier
A Fier vs A Bivol, 2012

Sep-16
Short Listed
P M List vs Mieses, 1927

Sep-15
Jacob's Madder
J Yuchtman vs Tal, 1959

Sep-14
Sucha Shame
Alekhine vs R Sucha, 1943

Sep-13
Life in the Fast Lein
A Lein vs J Barle, 1979

Sep-12
Snap Mackle Pop
D Mackle vs G Jones, 2013

Sep-11
I'll See You in Court
R A Court vs J R Phillips, 1963

Sep-10
When Push Comes to Shkov
Smyslov vs N Pushkov, 1993

Sep-09
Sax and Violence
Sax vs Keene, 1972

Sep-08
I Have a Haring Problem
R Haring vs M De Oliveira, 1976

Sep-07
Fawlty Towers
T Batchimeg vs Koneru, 2014

Sep-06
Ward Off
Nunn vs C Ward, 1984

Sep-05
Crosby Stilled and Gnashed
Koltanowski vs F Crosby, 1968

Sep-04
Pawn Storms Likely
Adorjan vs Ribli, 1979

Sep-03
Well Done
Reshevsky vs K Burger, 1969

Sep-02
Hungary for a Win
Benko vs Fischer, 1962

Sep-01
White Elephant
Gligoric vs Holze, 1970

Aug-31
Mann Overboard
H Charlick vs J Mann, 1880

Aug-30
Grobbeling on the Flohr
Flohr vs Grob, 1933

Aug-29
Checking Mecking
L A Tan vs Mecking, 1976

Aug-28
That Sucks
J Earnest vs C Hoover, 1947

Aug-27
Of Mieses and Men
Mieses vs Lasker, 1889

Aug-26
This Board was Made for Walk-King
I Cheparinov vs Sutovsky, 2013

Aug-25
If You're Reti Kmoch and Get it
Kmoch vs Reti, 1926

Aug-24
With a Little Help from My French
P Clarke vs Petrosian, 1958

Aug-23
Alekhine Battery
W Winter vs Alekhine, 1936

Aug-22
Kiss of Death
P Kiss vs Tibor, 1973

Aug-21
A Knight's Tale
Lasker vs Nimzowitsch, 1934

Aug-20
Fine Arts
Fine vs Dake, 1933

Aug-19
Don't Cry For Me Argentina
Capablanca vs B H Villegas, 1914

Aug-18
Trojan Horses
Bronstein vs Zamikhovsky, 1970

Aug-17
That '70s Show
J Oberg vs W Wenz, 1977

Aug-16
Reggatta de Blanc
Kasparov vs Sting, 2000

Aug-15
Hey Jude
Judit Polgar vs Epishin, 1996

Aug-14
Mam and Pop
R Mamedov vs V Popov, 2009

Aug-13
America's Got Talent
Nakamura vs Kamsky, 2013

Aug-12
Good Wil Hunting
Steinitz vs Chigorin, 1892

Aug-11
Malcolm in the Middlegame
J Donaldson vs M Pein, 1979

Aug-10
Miles Down the Rohde
Miles vs Rohde, 1984

Aug-09
Perena Cat Chow
J Docena vs C Perena, 2009

Aug-08
Death Kab for Cutie
Wang Yu vs E Kabanova, 2010

Aug-07
Hurricane Kateryna
Lahno vs M Etmans, 2004

Aug-06
Breaking Vlad
Topalov vs Kramnik, 2014

Aug-05
The 100 Moves' War
La Bourdonnais vs McDonnell, 1834

Aug-04
The Dark Knight Rises
D Daniuszewski vs A Chepurnov, 1909

Aug-03
Fire on the Boris
Shirov vs Gelfand, 1993

Aug-02
Purdy has the Last Wordy
A L Miller vs Purdy, 1946

Aug-01
Fahrni Rubble
Alekhine vs Fahrni, 1914

Jul-31
Kann Opener
Judit Polgar vs A Rasmussen, 2013

Jul-30
Red Bol Gives You Wing
Boleslavsky vs Taimanov, 1952

Jul-29
Horton Hears a Zhou
J Horton vs Y Zhou, 2014

Jul-28
Colle Lapsed
Euwe vs Colle, 1924

Jul-27
Pachman Ghosted
Pachman vs Bronstein, 1946

Jul-26
Pin Pal
Szabo vs Benko, 1951

Jul-25
Abel was I ere I saw Albert
A Hodges vs A E Blackmar, 1892

Jul-24
So You Think you Kan Dance?
F Alvarez vs Karpov, 1972

Jul-23
Supermariov
Ponomariov vs I Sokolov, 2007

Jul-22
A New Sharif in Town
M Sharif vs Kasparov, 1988

Jul-21
Comfortably Nunn
Korchnoi vs Nunn, 1981

Jul-20
Flim Flam
Spielmann vs Flamberg, 1914

Jul-19
The Trial
F Kafka vs Hromadka, 1921

Jul-18
The Killing Flohr
N Evseev vs Flohr, 1949

Jul-17
The Lion, the Vish, and the Ward Robbed
C Ward vs Anand, 1990

Jul-16
Pawnless in Seattle
Bronstein vs K Darga, 1964

Jul-15
One Fish, Two Fish, Little Fish, Stockfish
Stockfish vs Rybka, 2013

Jul-14
Liposuction
Lipschutz vs Mackenzie, 1886

Jul-13
Dude, Where's My Rook?
McDonnell vs NN, 1830

Jul-12
On Pins and Needles
G Chandler vs R Kynoch, 1981

Jul-11
The Riemann Hypothesis
Von Gottschall vs F Riemann, 1885

Jul-10
Knock Your Schelfhout
Janowski vs W Schelfhout, 1913

Jul-09
Saulinoid
Balashov vs D Saulin, 1994

Jul-08
Schach und Matt!
Lasker vs Tarrasch, 1908

Jul-07
Persson of Interest
T Hillarp Persson vs Hector, 2014

Jul-06
School of Hard Nakas
Nakamura vs Carlsen, 2014

Jul-05
Honey, I Blew Up the KID
Letelier vs Najdorf, 1954

Jul-04
Opening a Khanov Worms
V Khanov vs I Biriukov, 2004

Jul-03
Kengis Gone
E Kengis vs Sveshnikov, 2005

Jul-02
No Mere Mortel Can Resist
T van de Berkmortel vs Bronstein, 1993

Jul-01
Rogers, Over and Out
R Ekstroem vs I Rogers, 1985

Jun-30
J.P. Morgan Chase
J P Morgan vs W P Shipley, 1890

Jun-29
Hell Bent
Taimanov vs Larsen, 1970

Jun-28
A Nightmare on Elm Street
H Zollner vs W Elm, 1934

Jun-27
Draw Your Own Conclusion
Keres vs Reshevsky, 1953

Jun-26
Fleetwood Mac
D Fleetwood vs I Mackintosh, 2006

Jun-25
Fruit Smoothie
R C Lemon vs M Plum, 1982

Jun-24
Something Vishy This Way Comes
Carlsen vs Anand, 2014

Jun-23
Terminated
O Storchenegger vs P Clemance, 1978

Jun-22
Body Count
R W Smith vs D Body, 1980

Jun-21
Loek b4 You Leap
Van Wely vs Nunn, 1992

Jun-20
Sax Sacs
Sax vs Ehlvest, 1988

Jun-19
Liar, Liar, Pawns on Fire
Ivanchuk vs Morozevich, 1995

Jun-18
Foucault's Pendulum
N Rogers vs J Foucault, 2001

Jun-17
Use the Force, Luke
Aronian vs McShane, 2012

Jun-16
A Million Ways to Die in the Sicilian
Ivanchuk vs Kamsky, 1994

Jun-15
How to Beat Your Dad at Chess
Morphy vs A Morphy, 1848

Jun-14
Dzindzivitis
Dzindzichashvili vs V Tukmakov, 1971

Jun-13
The Flesch is Weak
G Lane vs J Flesch, 1983

Jun-12
Own Goal
M Diskerud vs Carlsen, 2013

Jun-11
Home Cookin'
Kasparov vs Anand, 1995

Jun-10
Lagrave Consequences
M Vachier-Lagrave vs Vaisser, 2014

Jun-09
So Now You Know
W So vs Vallejo-Pons, 2014

Jun-08
Out for Justus
J Meyer vs H van Hartingsvelt, 1924

Jun-07
On a Colm Daly, You Can c Forever
C Daly vs P Short, 2008

Jun-06
Poor Little Critter
Stockfish vs Critter, 2014

Jun-05
The 11th Hour
Saidy vs Fischer, 1964

Jun-04
The Incorrect Opening
Karpov vs Miles, 1980

Jun-03
Kashdan Carried
D MacMurray vs Kashdan, 1934

Jun-02
A Knight in Tunisia
Ivkov vs M Cuellar Gacharna, 1967

Jun-01
Taleportischion
Tal vs Portisch, 1965

May-31
The Taxicab Game
M G Isakov vs S Ramanujam, 2014

May-30
Dumb L Dore
F Young vs L Dore, 1892

May-29
Open and Shut
J Zawadzka vs L Schut, 2010

May-28
Simon Says
S Williams vs C Marcelin, 2014

May-27
Zinkl, Zinkl, Little Star
A Zinkl vs R Huber, 1897

May-26
All Gave Some; Some Gave All.
M Oratovsky vs L Bruzon, 2012

May-25
Venit, Vidit, Vicit.
A Shimanov vs S Vidit, 2011

May-24
Talkin' 'bout my Variation
Velimirovic vs J Sofrevski, 1965

May-23
Sweet Smelov Success
A Smelov vs V I Ivanov, 2000

May-22
Black and Dekker
Spielmann vs C L C Dekker, 1934

May-21
A Pound of Flesch
Tal vs J Flesch, 1981

May-20
Eat It
Y Yakovich vs Bronstein, 1994

May-19
Max Out
Euwe vs Alekhine, 1935

May-18
Rage Against the Machine
Lasker vs Capablanca, 1914

May-17
Havana Good Time
Janowski vs O Chajes, 1913

May-16
A Knight on the Rim Will Win
B Savchenko vs L Guliev, 2014

May-15
Colle Slaw
Colle vs Capablanca, 1929

May-14
Follow the Leader
Geller vs Panno, 1955

May-13
Gori Violence
Tal vs Gufeld, 1968

May-12
Bing 'em On!
Holt vs T Bingamon, 1947

May-11
Whisler's Mother
W Whisler vs Fischer, 1956

May-10
Ask Not What Your Country Can Do For You
Norway vs Carlsen, 2014

May-09
Giri Choco
A Giri vs A Belezky, 2014

May-08
Bay City Rollers
Fischer vs D Byrne, 1963

May-07
Enders' Game
J Pachow vs P Enders, 1981

May-06
You Asked for It!
J Ask vs O Von Bahr, 2013

May-05
Ain't it Funny How the Knight Moves
Mieses vs Seger, 1890

May-04
Contempt of Court
Z Frankel vs R A Court, 1964

May-03
Kampen Grounds
R van Kampen vs R Rapport, 2014

May-02
Jason Marred
M Paragua vs J Goh, 2004

May-01
Mason Jarred
J Mason vs Teichmann, 1903

Apr-30
A Tough Nutt to to Crack
Capablanca vs W E Allnutt, 1911

Apr-29
Do You Know the Way to Beat José?
Saemisch vs Capablanca, 1929

Apr-28
Tarrasch the Thought
Nimzowitsch vs Tarrasch, 1914

Apr-27
The Amazing Houdini
Rybka vs Houdini, 2011

Apr-26
Dorfed in Size
Taimanov vs Najdorf, 1953

Apr-25
Railroaded
V Malakhov vs Ivanchuk, 2014

Apr-24
Horsepower
E Reichmann vs H Ullrich, 1961

Apr-23
Dead Poet's Society
W Napier vs W T Dickinson, 1904

Apr-22
Come Away Melinda
A Jakab vs M Goczo, 2001

Apr-21
A Random Walk Down Chess Street
J van Ruitenburg vs S Castellani, 2000

Apr-20
Here Comes Cenek Kottn-tail
C Kottnauer vs Najdorf, 1946

Apr-19
My Pal Tal
Tal vs Benko, 1959

Apr-18
Reuben, Reuben, I've Been Thinking
Fine vs Gruenfeld, 1936

Apr-17
The Rook of Gibraltar
N Dzagnidze vs Adams, 2013

Apr-16
Gata Hand It to Him
Leko vs Kamsky, 2008

Apr-15
All Bets are Off
A Alexikov vs A Bets, 2001

Apr-14
A Star is Born
Kholmov vs Tal, 1949

Apr-13
Holy Moses
J Moses vs O Cruz Filho, 1938

Apr-12
Lemon Marangunic
A Planinc vs S Marangunic, 1969

Apr-11
Emil Fit for a King
D Gormally vs Sutovsky, 2005

Apr-10
Baile Out
Baile vs Taimanov, 1957

Apr-09
By the Book
Book vs Ingerslev, 1929

Apr-08
Y'all Reti for This?
Reti vs Capablanca, 1928

Apr-07
Berrying a Rudge
W Berry vs M Rudge, 1874

Apr-06
O Captain! My Captain!
Captain Evans vs Horwitz, 1843

Apr-05
Friday Night Smackdown
D Falcon vs D Hogan, 1999

Apr-04
A Shot in the Dark
Bronstein vs Dark Thought, 1996

Apr-03
The Pink Panther Strikes Again
A Pink vs NN, 1911

Apr-02
Not Fade Away
Spassky vs Fischer, 1992

Apr-01
Beam Me Up, Scotty
R Mateo vs E Kirk, 2008

Mar-31
Never say Neverov
V Neverov vs A Mastrovasilis, 2005

Mar-30
Mutually Assured Drawstruction
Averbakh vs Fischer, 1958

Mar-29
Snorri of My Life
I Johannesson vs S Bergsson, 2007

Mar-28
How I Mate Your Mother
Dr. Michaelsen vs Mrs. Michaelsen, 1884

Mar-27
Sharp Shota
D Howell vs S Azaladze, 2012

Mar-26
Oh Vishy You're So Fine
Kamsky vs Anand, 1994

Mar-25
Shocker Kahn
V Kahn vs Koblents, 1935

Mar-24
All Dinged Up
Ding Liren vs A Moiseenko, 2013

Mar-23
Parry Winkel
Winkel vs Alkmaar, 1856

Mar-22
Ponomatopoeia
Ponomariov vs Kramnik, 2010

Mar-21
Mongolian Barbecue
Fischer vs S Purevzhav, 1962

Mar-20
Cuckoo Bird
Steinitz vs Bird, 1866

Mar-19
Blinded by the Knight
Aronian vs Gelfand, 2011

Mar-18
Aal and then Zum
P Bratholm vs J Van Aalzum, 1988

Mar-17
Easy Straat
E Straat vs Euwe, 1925

Mar-16
Shi Bop
Shirov vs Jobava, 2010

Mar-15
Who Likes Short Schwarz?
NN vs A Schwarz, 1873

Mar-14
I Am the One Who Naks
Gelfand vs Nakamura, 2010

Mar-13
Bolbo Fete
Julio Bolbochan vs Gligoric, 1950

Mar-12
Catcher in the Ruy
Tal vs Spassky, 1980

Mar-11
Hoover Dammed
M Bain vs Z L Hoover, 1938

Mar-10
Thorbing Headache
Alekhine vs Thorbjohnson, 1929

Mar-09
The English Conquest
J Gallagher vs Conquest, 1988

Mar-08
g2, Joy of Man's Desiring
Boleslavsky vs Ufimtsev, 1944

Mar-07
Playing the Stein Way
Stein vs Tal, 1971

Mar-06
The Wolff of Wall Street
Wolff vs T Wall, 1985

Mar-05
Finding Nepo
Le Quang Liem vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2008

Mar-04
Down for the Count
Dubois vs Count Kushelev-Bezborodko, 1858

Mar-03
Knight after Knight
S Schweber vs B Wexler, 1964

Mar-02
Mean Queens
A N Rubinstein vs H Winkler, 1983

Mar-01
A Hort Day's Knight
Hort vs Minic, 1967

Feb-28
Pop Goes the Huisl
M Pein vs W Huisl, 1984

Feb-27
Chick in Kiev
A Ushenina vs Romanishin, 2005

Feb-26
Bad to the Bohm
Kholmov vs H Bohm, 1975

Feb-25
Suetin to the Uhldies
Suetin vs Uhlmann, 1996

Feb-24
Cha Cheng
B Cheng vs T Gareev, 2012

Feb-23
Don't Cry, It's Fine
Fine vs C F Tears, 1945

Feb-22
Marxen Recreation
T Marxen vs S Fedorchuk, 1992

Feb-21
Bo Tie
B Jacobsen vs Karpov, 1968

Feb-20
Surfin' Safarli
E Safarli vs A Obodchuk, 2014

Feb-19
Fifty Moves to Beat Sulava
N Sulava vs I Rogers, 1988

Feb-18
Fly in the Ointment
Gelfand vs Illescas Cordoba, 1996

Feb-17
Ro v. Wade
Rossolimo vs Wade, 1950

Feb-16
A Pretty Pickle
R Pikler vs J Rejfir, 1927

Feb-15
Mista Win
L Mista vs Plachetka, 1974

Feb-14
Vladislav (Baby Don't Hurt Me)
Tkachiev vs Ivanchuk, 2009

Feb-13
Crazy Krasen
Krasenkow vs A Iljushin, 2014

Feb-12
I Hear you Nakin'
Nakamura vs Karjakin, 2013

Feb-11
Chilly Kukov
A Viela vs V Kukov, 2010

Feb-10
Dudley Do-Wrong
Fischer vs B G Dudley, 1964

Feb-09
The Long and Winding Rohde
DeFirmian vs Rohde, 1987

Feb-08
Annie Get Your Gun
S Hwang vs A Weiss, 1999

Feb-07
Good Copp, Bad Copp
L G L Copp vs R Kerr, 1944

Feb-05
Bled, Svet, and Tears
Gligoric vs Fischer, 1961

Feb-04
Much Adu About Nothing
Wolff vs O Adu, 2001

Feb-03
Taking a Dive
R J Dive vs H Westerinen, 1989

Feb-02
Superb Oll
Oll vs Barsov, 1986

Feb-01
Purdy Please
Purdy vs F Crowl, 1934

Jan-31
Gedult Swim
Potolea vs D Gedult, 1974

Jan-30
Sending Out an SOS
E Sos Andreu vs Kamsky, 2014

Jan-29
Vlad Tidings
Aronian vs Kramnik, 2013

Jan-28
As You Luke It
McShane vs A Istratescu, 2013

Jan-27
The Tables Turned
Dus Chotimirsky vs Rubinstein, 1907

Jan-26
Viktory Lap
Morozevich vs V Laznicka, 2013

Jan-25
I'm Just a Bill
Bill Gates vs Carlsen, 2014

Jan-24
Swan Song
Tal vs Kasparov, 1992

Jan-23
Nak Down Drag Out
Ponomariov vs Nakamura, 2011

Jan-22
My Kingdom for a Norse
Anand vs Carlsen, 2013

Jan-21
Kim Pawn Ill
S Williams vs The World, 2013

Jan-20
I Have a Dream
E S Maguire vs King, 1899

Jan-19
Avrukh, Will Travel
M Roiz vs B Avrukh, 2008

Jan-18
Sir, Yasser!
Seirawan vs Kasparov, 1989

Jan-17
Macht Schnell!
R Schnelle vs H Niemoeller, 2001

Jan-16
Honest Abe
G Abrahams vs W H Watts, 1936

Jan-15
Sacrifice a Littlewood
J Littlewood vs G Abrahams, 1962

Jan-14
For Whom the Bell Tolls
G Morrell vs D Gong, 2014

Jan-13
Poverty of Notions
R E Adams vs R Smith, 1872

Jan-12
Over the Top
V Gashimov vs Ramesh, 2004

Jan-11
Not Too Shabby
Shabalov vs Smirin, 1992

Jan-10
The Pearl of Sofia
Topalov vs G Minchev, 1988

Jan-09
Cons and Pros
N Whitaker vs Capablanca, 1913

Jan-08
The Wohl King Dead
S Ernst vs A H Wohl, 2009

Jan-07
Shahadenfreude
J Shahade vs L Times, 2001

Jan-06
Lara's Theme
L Micoogullari vs E Zdilar, 2013

Jan-05
The Forsyth Saga
Blackburne vs D Forsyth, 1883

Jan-04
Kasparov Smearin'
Kasparov vs Smirin, 1988

Jan-03
A Case of the Blahs
J Lechtynsky vs K Blaha, 1985

Jan-02
Lovas or Hate Us
I Abonyi vs G Lovas, 1915

Jan-01
Reichenbacher Falls
G Reichenbacher vs A Nickel, 1986

Dec-31
Gonna Party Like it's 1899
J F Barry vs Pillsbury, 1899

Dec-30
Not Mightier than the Sjoerd
Z Peng vs S Plukkel, 2010

Dec-29
Tromped-Up Charges
Letelier vs Fischer, 1960

Dec-28
The Neverov-Ending Story
V Neverov vs S Bogdanovich, 2013

Dec-27
Batch Commands
T Batchimeg vs Yifan Hou, 2013

Dec-26
Rooking Good!
Kupreichik vs A J Whiteley, 1965

Dec-25
Santa Klaus is Coming to Town
K Darga vs Spassky, 1964

Dec-24
Rudolf the Dread Knows Rainer
H Rudolf vs R Bezler, 2001

Dec-23
Cool Move Luke
O Lemmers vs McShane, 2010

Dec-22
What the Butler Saw
Butler vs G W Baynes, 1891

Dec-21
Jakov All Trades
J Geller vs S Iskusnyh, 2012

Dec-20
Soren High
A F Ludvigsen vs S Sorensen, 1872

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