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Jun-28
VS vs VS
Salov vs Smyslov, 1988

Jun-27
Simagin There's No Countries
Korchnoi vs Simagin, 1960

Jun-26
The Game to End All Games
Alekhine vs Capablanca, 1927

Jun-25
Khotena Quagmire
A Kharatyan vs B Khotenashvili, 2007

Jun-24
Creative Commons
J A Grefe vs K Commons, 1975

Jun-23
Shaba-laba King Gone
W So vs Shabalov, 2017

Jun-22
The Damiano Effect
Schiffers vs Chigorin, 1897

Jun-21
The Big Reveal
Speelman vs Kudrin, 1983

Jun-20
Thrill of the Hunt
W M Popert vs NN, 1841

Jun-19
Baked A Lasker
A Lasker vs Ed. Lasker, 1909

Jun-18
Checkers is for Tramps
C Chaplin vs Reshevsky, 1923

Jun-17
No Ifs, Anands, or Butts About It
Anand vs S A Butt, 1987

Jun-16
The Man With the Golden Rook
Fischer vs R W Moore, 1961

Jun-15
A Blast from the Passed
Rubinstein vs Duras, 1908

Jun-14
Nak'd Out
Carlsen vs Nakamura, 2011

Jun-13
White to Play and Nguyen
Ngoc Truongson Nguyen vs Kanep, 2010

Jun-12
Gorn with the Wind
Eingorn vs Kupreichik, 1987

Jun-11
Burden of Proof
Steinitz vs F Burden, 1862

Jun-10
Ni Hua to a Grasshopper
Ni Hua vs Nakamura, 2001

Jun-09
Every Move You Make
Kasparov vs Sting, 2000

Jun-08
Urra!
V Liublinsky vs Botvinnik, 1943

Jun-07
Plaster of Paris
London vs Paris, 1834

Jun-06
When in Rome
Greco vs NN, 1619

Jun-05
Digging His Own Lagrave
M Vachier-Lagrave vs Topalov, 2015

Jun-04
Kolt from the Blue
Koltanowski vs J Salazar, 1940

Jun-03
The Baton of Generations
Efimov vs Bronstein, 1941

Jun-02
Bag of Tricks
Bagirov vs N Radev, 1976

Jun-01
Return of the Jedi
J Sith vs G Timoshenko, 1994

May-31
Pannoc Attack
Panno vs Aitken, 1958

May-30
Knightmare on Mel Street
Larry Evans vs Benko, 1975

May-29
Memorial Day
L Day vs J Houska, 2005

May-28
Crossing Jordan
Kupreichik vs J Grigorov, 1986

May-27
Hot to Trott
A H Trott vs H H Cole, 1950

May-26
20th Century Fox
A W Fox vs H L Dickerson, 1904

May-25
Deep in the Woods
P Littlewood vs D Norwood, 1985

May-24
Poor Planinc
Kupreichik vs A Planinc, 1970

May-23
Wild Horses
Stanishevsky vs Nikonov, 1981

May-22
A Bridge Too Near
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1986

May-21
Cliff Hanger
T Magee vs C Aker, 1981

May-20
Bruzon the Chen
L Bruzon Batista vs Zhu Chen, 2004

May-19
Orestes the Mad
O Rodriguez Vargas vs Quinteros, 1972

May-18
Rad Moves
F Vallejo Pons vs Radjabov, 2017

May-17
Pardon if I'm Curt
C Hansen vs L Kristensen, 1981

May-16
The Traveling Bishop
Murey vs W Watson, 1985

May-15
Adrian's Wall
Mikhalchishin vs Pavasovic, 1999

May-14
Smother Nature
Morphy vs Schrufer, 1859

May-13
Doctored Robert
Karpov vs Huebner, 1982

May-12
Chuck Roast
Kasparov vs Ivanchuk, 1994

May-11
Viktor Viktorious
Spassky vs Korchnoi, 1977

May-10
Wing Nut
Kujoth vs J Fashingbauer, 1950

May-09
Pesty Gambits
Dlugy vs NN, 2015

May-08
Salov into the Sunset
Timman vs Salov, 1991

May-07
An Overlooked Pal
M Vukic vs Benko, 1967

May-06
Pawn Power
Kmoch vs Alekhine, 1926

May-05
Sinko de Maia
Gulko vs Chiburdanidze, 1978

May-04
Deysi Cutter
Kramnik vs D E Cori Tello, 2015

May-03
Semmer Down
Rubinstein vs Alekhine, 1926

May-02
The Siege of Leningrad
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1986

May-01
How Now, Browne-Rao?
Browne vs V Rao, 1987

Apr-30
Alcoholic, Anonymous
Alekhine vs NN, 1911

Apr-29
AA Battery
Alekhine vs Nimzowitsch, 1930

Apr-28
Hit Me With Your Best Short
Short vs Judit Polgar, 1994

Apr-27
Running on M.T.
Fischer vs Tal, 1962

Apr-26
Randy Scandy
Topalov vs Nisipeanu, 2007

Apr-25
Armagedeon
G Barcza vs Bronstein, 1949

Apr-24
Juicy Gossip
Showalter vs Gossip, 1889

Apr-23
The Lyon's Share
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1990

Apr-22
Summer of Lev
Polugaevsky vs Lutikov, 1968

Apr-21
Kup Runneth Over
Kupreichik vs J Sunye Neto, 1989

Apr-20
Fancy Meeting You Here
Fischer vs Matulovic, 1970

Apr-19
Bone of Contention
E Bone vs L Dubeck, 1971

Apr-18
The Joaquin Dead
J Camarena vs W Cruz, 1945

Apr-17
Covering the Canvas
Duchamp vs Znosko-Borovsky, 1931

Apr-16
All Your Eggs in One Plaskett
Plaskett vs Hartston, 1986

Apr-15
Buckle Under Pressure
Kieseritzky vs H Buckle, 1846

Apr-14
Demian: the Omen
M Stock vs V Demian, 1976

Apr-13
Samisch Attacks
Saemisch vs Koltanowski, 1926

Apr-12
As If!
J F Campbell vs A Ehrlich, 1990

Apr-11
Sherwood Forced
P Sherwood vs Bisguier, 1999

Apr-10
The Pearl of Poznan
Tylkowski vs A Wojciechowski, 1931

Apr-09
Don't Worry b-Happy
Keres vs Spassky, 1965

Apr-08
Saw it Coming a Milov
V Milov vs G Borg, 2003

Apr-07
A Sherwin for White
Bisguier vs J Sherwin, 1954

Apr-06
The Meek Shall Inherit
A Meek vs W Fuller, 1857

Apr-05
Nick at Knight
DeFirmian vs Azmaiparashvili, 1996

Apr-04
Rca1 Viktor
Korchnoi vs O Renet, 1990

Apr-03
NO KILL I
H Horta vs W Palmkoeck, 1999

Apr-02
Erasing the Indian Sign
Carlsen vs Nakamura, 2016

Apr-01
This Won't Borya Ider
B Ider vs Wei Yi, 2014

Mar-31
This Won't Borya
B Ider vs Yifan Hou, 2017

Mar-30
Black is OK
Nunn vs Adorjan, 1975

Mar-29
The Mona Lisa
Bagirov vs Gufeld, 1973

Mar-28
KO'd
Karpov vs Adorjan, 1989

Mar-27
You Got Me on My Knees, Laylo
D Laylo vs Navara, 2009

Mar-26
Bruno Mars
A Planinc vs Parma, 1976

Mar-25
Don't Dely-Dally
Fischer vs P Dely, 1967

Mar-24
Schulten Have Done That
J Schulten vs Kieseritzky, 1850

Mar-23
We're So Sorry Uncle Alburt
Alburt vs J A Rizzitano, 1984

Mar-22
Panov Worms
Panov vs M Yudovich Sr., 1937

Mar-21
Passed Perfect
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1984

Mar-20
Scotch and Falkbeer Chaser
Falkbeer vs NN, 1847

Mar-19
Petrov's Immortal
F A Hoffmann vs A Petrov, 1844

Mar-18
Dubious Dubois
Dubois vs Steinitz, 1862

Mar-17
Stupified
I Nyzhnyk vs K Stupak, 2013

Mar-16
AK-74
Karpov vs Spassky, 1974

Mar-15
Deep Fried Suet
Suetin vs Nezhmetdinov, 1964

Mar-14
Order from Chao
Yifan Hou vs Li Chao, 2011

Mar-13
Take Another Piece of My Hart
S J Solomon vs R Hart, 2010

Mar-12
Old Man, Take a Look at my Knight
O Bernstein vs Najdorf, 1954

Mar-11
Lowering the Boom
Noteboom vs S Van Mindeno, 1927

Mar-10
Hasangatin Chance
M Matlakov vs R Hasangatin, 2013

Mar-09
The Brilliancy Prize
Robert E Byrne vs Fischer, 1963

Mar-08
We Three Queens of Shomoev Are
A Shomoev vs R Mamedov, 2007

Mar-07
The Soul of Wit
A Gibaud vs F Lazard, 1924

Mar-06
Rude Treatment
L Rudenko vs Rowena M Bruce, 1946

Mar-05
Look What Ju Did
Ju Wenjun vs L Javakhishvili, 2011

Mar-04
Rib Stake
Ribli vs Yusupov, 2002

Mar-03
The Harder They Fall
H Bogart vs NN, 1933

Mar-02
Russlin' Ruslan
Caruana vs Ponomariov, 2014

Mar-01
The Traxler Variation
J Reinisch vs Traxler, 1890

Feb-28
Franz with Benefits
R Franz vs Mayet, 1858

Feb-27
Femme Fatale
A Muzychuk vs Zhao Xue, 2016

Feb-26
I'm so Vlad; I'm Vlad, I'm Vlad, I'm Vlad
Ljubojevic vs Kramnik, 1996

Feb-25
Sznap Shot
Karpov vs Sznapik, 1986

Feb-24
Hide and Seek
Spielmann vs Nimzowitsch, 1927

Feb-23
Flohral Arrangement
Feigin vs Flohr, 1937

Feb-22
The Mecking of a GM
Mecking vs Hort, 1970

Feb-21
First Blood
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1927

Feb-20
Peter Gunn
Svidler vs Carlsen, 2006

Feb-19
Zsofia Rules
Zsofia Polgar vs A Chernin, 1989

Feb-18
Simon Says: Resign
Winawer vs Steinitz, 1896

Feb-17
Caru Can
Caruana vs L'Ami, 2013

Feb-16
Punching the Clock
Aronian vs Nakamura, 2010

Feb-15
Black Out
Anderssen vs Blackburne, 1862

Feb-14
A Love That'll Never Die
Alekhine vs A Love, 1923

Feb-13
Cavalry Never Retreats
Tal vs Simagin, 1956

Feb-12
The Big Libiszewski
F Libiszewski vs A Sokolov, 2006

Feb-11
Attachment not Available
S Docx vs M Muzychuk, 2016

Feb-10
The Bogus Indian
Kasparov vs Petrosian, 1982

Feb-09
Our Man in Havana
Fischer vs Smyslov, 1965

Feb-08
Vex Luther
T Luther vs Yudasin, 1989

Feb-07
Follow Your Znos
Burn vs Znosko-Borovsky, 1906

Feb-06
Spanish Haarlem
Olland vs J Esser, 1901

Feb-05
Don't Do It Andruet
G Andruet vs Spassky, 1988

Feb-04
Knight Odds
Averbakh vs Spassky, 1956

Feb-03
Crime and Punishment
Spassky vs Fischer, 1972

Feb-02
Fit to be Tied
Petrosian vs Spassky, 1966

Feb-01
Ostl la Vista, Baby
Spassky vs A Ostl, 1990

Jan-31
Give 'em the Runaround
Spassky vs Geller, 1968

Jan-30
The SMERSH Gambit
Spassky vs Bronstein, 1960

Jan-29
So me the Wei
W So vs Wei Yi, 2013

Jan-28
Keres t'Fallen
Alekhine vs Keres, 1942

Jan-27
Did a Baad Baad Thing
Jobava vs Yu Yangyi, 2014

Jan-26
Victory from the Jaws of Drawfeat
Carlsen vs Yifan Hou, 2016

Jan-25
Gabriel's Gambit
G Sargissian vs Grischuk, 2008

Jan-24
Downing a Stein
M Ruderfer vs Stein, 1972

Jan-23
Pinfall Wizard
A Espeli vs Andersen, 1952

Jan-22
Jiffy Lub
Ljubojevic vs R Calvo, 1973

Jan-21
Book Line and Zsinka
L Zsinka vs A Szeberenyi, 2002

Jan-20
Buda-pest
Helmer vs J Krejcik, 1917

Jan-19
Can't Stop the Muzychuk
Sasikiran vs A Muzychuk, 2012

Jan-18
Caveat Emptor
Taimanov vs Matulovic, 1970

Jan-17
Don't Dudas
M Mrva vs J Dudas, 2001

Jan-16
She's Got the Luke
McShane vs Judit Polgar, 2012

Jan-15
Don't Get Busted!
Spassky vs Fischer, 1960

Jan-14
Yugo Girl
A Maric vs Chiburdanidze, 1993

Jan-13
Shanava Done That
Mamedyarov vs K Shanava, 2012

Jan-12
Purton is Such Sweet Sorrow
C Csiszar vs B Purton, 2006

Jan-11
How I Spent my Samar Vacation
K Corker vs R Samar, 1999

Jan-10
Sweet Sixteen
Fischer vs W A Nyman, 1964

Jan-09
The Grass is Salwe's Greener
Znosko-Borovsky vs Salwe, 1909

Jan-08
Long Leap the King
Karjakin vs Carlsen, 2007

Jan-07
Petrofied
Petrosian vs Pachman, 1961

Jan-06
Just Fab
Caruana vs Nakamura, 2016

Jan-05
A Night In Tunisia
Fischer vs Myagmarsuren, 1967

Jan-04
Cold Winter Knights
T Batchimeg vs Fishbein, 2006

Jan-03
Viktorious
Korchnoi vs Karpov, 1987

Jan-02
Marathon Man
I Nikolic vs G Arsovic, 1989

Jan-01
Baby New Year
R Praggnanandhaa vs Slaven Pastar, 2014

Dec-31
Party Like It's 1899
Janowski vs Schlechter, 1899

Dec-30
Paul Maul
Morphy vs H Baucher, 1858

Dec-29
Anderssen's Fairy Tale
Anderssen vs Kolisch, 1860

Dec-28
A Bitter Pill to Swallow
Pillsbury vs Tarrasch, 1895

Dec-27
Lady Gu-Gu
V Gunina vs A Muzychuk, 2012

Dec-26
Don't Take Your Kotov
Petrosian vs Kotov, 1952

Dec-25
Walking in a Winter Wonderland
G A Thomas vs W Winter, 1927

Dec-24
We Three Kings
Bogoljubov / Reti / Spielmann vs Englund / Jacobson / Nyholm / Olso, 1919

Dec-23
How Many Roads Must Aman Walk Down?
S Shankland vs A Hambleton, 2014

Dec-22
T.V. Dinner
T Vakhidov vs Kasimdzhanov, 1993

Dec-21
Pins Alburt in a Kann
Alburt vs M Ruderfer, 1970

Dec-20
Excuse Me if I'm Kurt
Keres vs K Richter, 1942

Dec-19
Third Rank Mate
T Porrasmaa vs M A Becker, 2006

Dec-18
Tourist Trap
Akopian vs Kasparov, 2002

Dec-17
We Need to Talk About Kevin
K Spraggett vs G Vescovi, 2004

Dec-16
Rash Decisions
Nezhmetdinov vs Suetin, 1947

Dec-15
Robert's Rules
Fischer vs Robert E Byrne, 1965

Dec-14
So Fab!
W So vs Caruana, 2004

Dec-13
Vlad the Impaler
Kramnik vs Nakamura, 2014

Dec-12
Howellin' Rain
D Howell vs R Buhmann, 2013

Dec-11
The Monster with a Thousand Eyes
Miles vs Kasparov, 1986

Dec-10
Chessmaster meets Webmaster
A Artidiello vs D Freeman, 2002

Dec-09
Whisler's Mutter
W Whisler vs J Camarena, 1956

Dec-08
Too Klose for Komfort
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1990

Dec-07
Emperor Julian
J M Hodgson vs Seirawan, 1986

Dec-06
The Mean Queen
Ivanchuk vs Kramnik, 2002

Dec-05
Short on Time
Kasparov vs Short, 1993

Dec-04
Ripped Off by Ropstorff
Hans Roepstorff vs Bogoljubov, 1942

Dec-03
Pogo Stuck
B Kovanova vs N Pogonina, 2010

Dec-02
Yes Minister
D Reizniece-Ozola vs Yifan Hou, 2016

Dec-01
Navigating the Rapids
Carlsen vs Karjakin, 2016

Nov-30
Saavedra Revisited
Svidler vs Topalov, 2006

Nov-29
Going Out of Shashin
Taimanov vs A Shashin, 1978

Nov-28
Last Dance
Kramnik vs Leko, 2004

Nov-27
Woelderen Heights
J van Rosendael vs E H E van Woelderen, 1895

Nov-26
Gazza's Tears
Kramnik vs Kasparov, 2000

Nov-25
Turkey Grinder
Carlsen vs Karjakin, 2016

Nov-24
Fried Bird
W Fried vs Schlechter, 1897

Nov-23
Bohemian Rhapsody
Zukertort vs Steinitz, 1886

Nov-22
First Blood
Carlsen vs Karjakin, 2016

Nov-21
Net Yield
Lasker vs Steinitz, 1896

Nov-20
Cambridge Springs Eternal
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1927

Nov-19
From Russia With Love
Botvinnik vs Smyslov, 1957

Nov-18
Roamin' Orthodox
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1927

Nov-17
Good Rapport
Aronian vs R Rapport, 2016

Nov-16
Lecture Bot
Botvinnik vs Keres, 1952

Nov-15
Petrificus Totalus
Petrosian vs Ljubojevic, 1983

Nov-14
Smart Alek
Alekhine vs K Junge, 1942

Nov-13
The Magnus Effect
Carlsen vs S Ernst, 2004

Nov-12
Kids Play the Darndest Things
Karjakin vs V Malinin, 2002

Nov-11
The Brisbane Bombshell
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1985

Nov-10
The Berdz and the Bs
V Vepkhvishvili vs A Berdzenishvili, 1981

Nov-09
Minor Offense
V Malinin vs V Savinov, 1988

Nov-08
Clearance, the Cross-Eyed Line
M Giles vs Browne, 1988

Nov-07
Foreest Fire
M Antipov vs J van Foreest, 2015

Nov-06
Wishing Wells
P K Wells vs V Priehoda, 1992

Nov-05
Richard VIII
Reti vs Bogoljubov, 1924

Nov-04
Moves Like Ragger
M Ragger vs S Maze, 2016

Nov-03
Cub's Squeeze Play
J F Cubas vs D Mastrovasilis, 2014

Nov-03
Indian's in Seven
Anand vs NN, 1993

Nov-02
Isai Little Prayer for You
V Heuer vs I Rosenfeld, 1956

Nov-01
Saren Wrap
I Saren vs Karpov, 1972

Oct-31
The Rauf is on Fire
R Mamedov vs U Bajarani, 2010

Oct-30
Drawn Chorus
Topalov vs Mamedyarov, 2006

Oct-29
Hayes Over
I Nikolayev vs D Hayes, 1998

Oct-28
Duda, Where's My King?
J Duda vs I Beradze, 2014

Oct-27
Vicky Leaks
A Skripchenko vs V Cmilyte, 2011

Oct-26
Hungry Like V Wolf
Chandler vs V Wolf, 1985

Oct-25
Your Carr is Readey
J Carr vs J Readey, 2001

Oct-24
Prince Charming
Prince Dadian vs S Kostrovitsky, 1896

Oct-23
Blaas Off
S Blaas vs P Pancras, 1996

Oct-22
Ten Years Ante
Carlsen vs Karjakin, 2006

Oct-21
Blackburne Singing in the Dead of Knight
Blackburne vs J Schwarz, 1881

Oct-20
Double Hahlbohm
N Whitaker vs H H Hahlbohm, 1921

Oct-19
Caro Mio
Kosteniuk vs D Garces, 2000

Oct-18
Show Me the Money
Shabalov vs G Jones, 2016

Oct-17
A Little Knight Music
Timman vs Quinteros, 1973

Oct-16
Tangled Up in Blue
Deep Blue vs Kasparov, 1997

Oct-15
A Risky Bet
Chigorin vs Winawer, 1901

Oct-14
Braking Boyd
B Wall vs B Holsapple, 1982

Oct-13
Levin can Wait
V Minko vs E A Levin, 2012

Oct-12
Queen of Katwe
P Mutesi vs Amen Miladi, 2016

Oct-11
Ghaem Over
Carlsen vs E Ghaem Maghami, 2016

Oct-10
Everyday I'm Hustlin'
Nakamura vs J Hawkins, 2014

Oct-09
Bok and Roll
Nakamura vs B Bok, 2016

Oct-08
Beating the Housk
Caruana vs J Houska, 2016

Oct-07
Turn it Up to Levon
Aronian vs A Giri, 2016

Oct-06
The Best of the Best
J Mason vs Gunsberg, 1889

Oct-05
So Much the Better
W So vs Akobian, 2016

Oct-04
Coriography
R Markus vs J Cori, 2016

Oct-03
In the Pines
Bisguier vs Miles, 1973

Oct-02
Ensnared
Carlsen vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2015

Oct-01
Simagin No Possessions
Simagin vs B Baranov, 1952

Sep-30
The Dream Game
NN vs Bronstein, 1961

Sep-29
Play What You Can A Ford
E Morphy vs A P Ford, 1840

Sep-28
Khol Someone Who Keres
Kholmov vs Keres, 1959

Sep-27
Dvoretsky's Endgame Manual
M Dvoretsky vs Smyslov, 1974

Sep-26
Parr for the Course
D Parr vs Keene, 1962

Sep-25
With a Little Help From my Friends
Carlsen vs J L Hammer, 2010

Sep-24
Material Girl
Zsuzsa Polgar vs A Maric, 1994

Sep-23
Cruz in for a Bruisin'
Alekhine vs A Cruz, 1941

Sep-22
He Who Has E Tate is Lost
E Tate vs Y Shulman, 2001

Sep-21
One Per Customer
P Auchenberg vs B Elgaard, 1992

Sep-20
Max Factor
Factor vs F M Currier, 1923

Sep-19
Gross Negligence
Bisguier vs H Gross, 1957

Sep-18
Savvy Savielly
Spielmann vs Tartakower, 1923

Sep-17
Lazarevic's Tomb
M Lazarevic vs N Gaprindashvili, 1961

Sep-16
Oll We Need is Luft
Oll vs J M Hodgson, 1993

Sep-15
When Pawns Attack
Larsen vs Spassky, 1970

Sep-14
IM Pert-inence
P J Sowray vs R Pert, 2005

Sep-13
Colle the Wild
Spielmann vs Colle, 1928

Sep-12
Who Keres?
Keres vs Portisch, 1967

Sep-11
Bride of Chuky
Ivanchuk vs Wang Hao, 2012

Sep-10
Serge of Power
Karjakin vs Anand, 2016

Sep-09
To Trick a Magician
Euwe vs Tal, 1960

Sep-08
Quick Chekhover
Kotov vs Chekhover, 1935

Sep-07
Dances with Wolves
Kasparov vs Wolff, 1988

Sep-06
I, Krobot
J Krejcik vs K Krobot, 1908

Sep-05
Labourdonnais Day
McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834

Sep-04
Baadur Than Ever
Karjakin vs Jobava, 2014

Sep-03
Jackson Whipps Pillsbury
Showalter vs Pillsbury, 1894

Sep-02
Hey Jude
Judit Polgar vs F Berkes, 2003

Sep-01
Lead a Horse to Wouter
Ganguly vs W Spoelman, 2011

Aug-31
Any USB Port in a Storm
Storm vs Sicilian Rush, 2009

Aug-30
Blazing Sadler
D Zagorskis vs Sadler, 1998

Aug-29
Misha Impossible
Tal vs Hecht, 1962

Aug-28
Any Given Sunday
M Sunday vs O Korneev, 1993

Aug-27
I've Got Nothing Tolush
Tolush vs Kotov, 1945

Aug-26
Tarrasch Compactor
Miles vs Ljubojevic, 1978

Aug-25
Nonviolent Resistance
A Gandhi vs W Fisher, 2014

Aug-24
Disco Inferno
Short vs Kasparov, 1987

Aug-23
Grunfeld of Dreams
Gelfand vs Shirov, 2007

Aug-22
Olympic Sportsmanship
Capablanca vs R Grau, 1939

Aug-21
Lost Kingdom
Prince Dadian vs Prince G Dadian, 1880

Aug-20
Power Serge
Karjakin vs Radjabov, 2005

Aug-19
The Importance of Beating Ernst
Rubinstein vs Gruenfeld, 1929

Aug-18
Bolo Punch
Bologan vs B Redon, 1994

Aug-17
Loan Shak
Mamedyarov vs A Timofeev, 2004

Aug-16
From A to Z
Anderssen vs Zytogorski, 1851

Aug-15
Bone of Contention
W A Brown vs R Kneebone, 1985

Aug-14
Settling for Krums
Kotronias vs Krum Georgiev, 1994

Aug-13
Mikhail to the Chief
J Kristinsson vs Tal, 1964

Aug-12
Death and the Maiden
Menchik vs F Schubert, 1928

Aug-11
The Red Baron
Bledow vs Von Der Lasa, 1839

Aug-10
Brussels Routs
Ivanchuk vs Yusupov, 1991

Aug-09
Ehlvest Has Left the Building
Kasparov vs Ehlvest, 1978

Aug-08
Grand Theft Otto
O Borik vs C Renner, 1999

Aug-07
Take This Rook and Kramnik
Kramnik vs Shirov, 1994

Aug-06
"I see!" said the blind man
Milner-Barry vs D Baretic, 1962

Aug-05
Arthur! Arthur!
A Tietjen vs A Curnock, 1891

Aug-04
Holey Moses
G W Moses vs Rubinstein, 1924

Aug-03
The Pelikan Brief
K Galia vs Gruenfeld, 1946

Aug-02
Disposing the Tarrasch
Smyslov vs Ribli, 1983

Aug-01
French Fry
Prins vs W Fry, 1950

Jul-31
Anatoly can Drink
Karpov vs Yusupov, 1988

Jul-30
Dueck Dynasty
A Dueckstein vs Pachman, 1962

Jul-29
A Knaak for Chess
R Knaak vs Bronstein, 1979

Jul-28
It's Pat!
Kasparov vs N McDonald, 1986

Jul-27
These Pawns are Made for Walkin'
Yu Yangyi vs W So, 2015

Jul-26
Binding the Patzer
Tal vs T Paehtz Sr, 1974

Jul-25
Jose Your Daddy?
Dus Chotimirsky vs Capablanca, 1925

Jul-24
Ransacking the Stohr
Stohr vs E J Diemer, 1984

Jul-23
On the Fritz?
C Allwermann vs S Kalinitschew, 1999

Jul-22
A Method to his Mednis
Mednis vs Ermenkov, 1980

Jul-21
Mate in Eight?
C Golmayo vs Loyd, 1867

Jul-20
Simply Inschulten
J Schulten vs Horwitz, 1846

Jul-19
Nepom in the Mourning
M Bartel vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2015

Jul-18
French Tango
Kramnik vs R Buhmann, 2016

Jul-17
Good for the Yander
K Aseev vs V Yandemirov, 2003

Jul-16
Frankie Goes to Hollywood
Marshall vs Bogoljubov, 1924

Jul-15
Sweet and Loew
K A Walbrodt vs Loew, 1900

Jul-14
Over the Top
Topalov vs Ivanchuk, 1999

Jul-13
Rohde to Perdition
Rohde vs C Brasket, 1978

Jul-12
The Acs Falls
Van Wely vs Acs, 2002

Jul-11
One Man's Meat
Tal vs R Bogdanovic, 1967

Jul-10
It Isn't Easy Beating Green
V Green vs J Robey, 1862

Jul-09
Supersymmetry Theory
Larsen vs Ivkov, 1967

Jul-08
Quieting the Nay-Breyers
Breyer vs J Esser, 1917

Jul-07
Wise Guy, Eh?
Velimirovic vs M Moe, 1964

Jul-06
Knighty, Knight
Carlsen vs Caruana, 2016

Jul-05
Feel the Bern
Nimzowitsch vs H Johner, 1931

Jul-04
Philadelphia Freedom
B G Smith vs G Braylovsky, 2001

Jul-03
From Dus Till Dawn
Dus Chotimirsky vs A Bannik, 1949

Jul-02
Patiently Wei-Ding
Wei Yi vs Ding Liren, 2015

Jul-01
Tal in Tallinn
Spassky vs Tal, 1973

Jun-30
Tomb of Horrors
D Feoktistov vs M Tomb, 2003

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