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Dec-11
Not the Meran Type
Karpov vs Kramnik, 1996

Dec-10
What a Long Strange Trip it's Been
D Freeman vs Laufer, 1993

Dec-09
Yo Adrian!
J Peltomaki vs C Adrian, 2012

Dec-08
Welcome Our New Robot Overlords
AlphaZero vs Stockfish, 2017

Dec-07
Escape From New Yorker
Smyslov vs Fischer, 1970

Dec-06
Liv and Let Die
Nisipeanu vs I Bukavshin, 2015

Dec-05
Tiger Tiger Burning Bright
Kasparov vs Petrosian, 1981

Dec-04
A Joy to Bezold
Ashley vs M Bezold, 1997

Dec-03
That's Why the Lady is a Champ
Yifan Hou vs M Muzychuk, 2016

Dec-02
Fried Pollock
W Pollock vs Chigorin, 1889

Dec-01
Easy-Peasy Levon in Tbilisi
Aronian vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2017

Nov-30
Song of the Knighting L
Tarjan vs Ljubojevic, 1969

Nov-29
Yes! We Have No Banas.
Konstantinopolsky vs J Banas, 1983

Nov-28
You, Me, and Dupre
Dupre vs Carlos Torre, 1927

Nov-27
The Slade Wiped Clean
R Slade vs D Hooper, 1947

Nov-26
Overrun by Kossaks
E Kossak vs Dufresne, 1851

Nov-25
Electric Shak
E Najer vs Mamedyarov, 2017

Nov-24
Grateful Fred
F Reinfeld vs Denker, 1934

Nov-23
Kramberry Sauce
Leko vs Kramnik, 2004

Nov-22
Low Hanging Fruit
Rybka vs Fruit, 2008

Nov-21
Kotov Guard
Geller vs Kotov, 1955

Nov-20
Smir Tactics
Smirin vs Beliavsky, 1989

Nov-19
The Empire Strikes Back
Short vs Kasparov, 1986

Nov-18
Chao Mein Line
Li Chao vs J C Sadorra, 2007

Nov-17
Andersson Also Rises
Ulf Andersson vs Karpov, 1995

Nov-16
Ulf's Bane
Kasparov vs Ulf Andersson, 1981

Nov-15
Qc1, Q've Seen 'em All
E Paehtz vs M Geldyeva, 2016

Nov-14
Miles to Go
Keene vs Miles, 1976

Nov-13
Trojan Horse
Tal vs Uhlmann, 1971

Nov-12
Doctor Filguth
Filguth vs A De La Garza Madero, 1980

Nov-11
Make Hay While the Sun Shines
T Hay vs P Viner, 1963

Nov-10
Tiptoe Through the Tulips
H H Cole vs A W W Tulip, 1946

Nov-09
French Lessons
Shirov vs O Nikolenko, 1991

Nov-08
Bled Dry
Alekhine vs Maroczy, 1931

Nov-07
Don't Do Anything Rash
Nezhmetdinov vs M Kamishov, 1950

Nov-06
Unruly Minors
J Bai vs Ding Liren, 2017

Nov-05
The Pann-handler
Fischer vs Panno, 1970

Nov-04
Crying Over Spilt Milko
M Bobotsov vs Tal, 1958

Nov-03
Duncans and Dragons
A Birer vs C Duncan, 1990

Nov-02
Wrong Side of the Trax
B Mikyska vs Traxler, 1896

Nov-01
Upping The Antze
O Antze vs Saemisch, 1926

Oct-31
Happy Halloween Attack
G Minchev vs A Turzo, 2004

Oct-30
Frankenstein Meets Dracula
W Adams vs H Lyman, 1946

Oct-29
Adams Family
Morozevich vs Adams, 2001

Oct-28
Abbas Greatest Hits
A Hashemi vs G Wachinger, 2000

Oct-27
Skorcher
Korchnoi vs Salov, 1987

Oct-26
Nobody's Business But the Turk's
Mephisto vs NN, 1770

Oct-25
Anand Other One Bites the Dust
Anand vs Svidler, 2017

Oct-24
Without Annette
B Wall vs A Caruso, 1986

Oct-23
A Wizard is Never Late
Gandalf vs XINIX, 2001

Oct-22
Falt Line
Keres vs Faltweber, 1932

Oct-21
Gordian Not
N Sorokin vs M Gordian, 1926

Oct-20
Nguyen-Nguyen Situation
Hoang Nam Nguyen vs Duc Hoa Nguyen, 2012

Oct-19
Swede Child O' Mine
Stoltz vs H Steiner, 1952

Oct-18
When the Muzio Stopped
Anderssen vs Zukertort, 1865

Oct-17
Nunn on the Run
Kasparov vs Nunn, 1982

Oct-16
The Evergreen Partie
Anderssen vs Dufresne, 1852

Oct-15
Lombardy Trophy
Lombardy vs Polugaevsky, 1978

Oct-14
Portz in a Storm
E J Diemer vs Portz, 1948

Oct-13
Navara Again
R Stern vs Navara, 2016

Oct-12
Planet Ivanchuk Rising
Ivanchuk vs Kasparov, 1991

Oct-11
Let's Call it a Knight
P Cramling vs A Galliamova, 1994

Oct-10
Punching Bag
Suetin vs Bagirov, 1963

Oct-09
Marder, She Wrote
K Tjolsen vs S Marder, 2010

Oct-08
All the Single Ladies
B Grachev vs P Savosto, 2001

Oct-07
Much to his Chigorin
Chigorin vs Pillsbury, 1902

Oct-06
Rapport's Delight
R Rapport vs Fressinet, 2015

Oct-05
Deep in the Woods
P Littlewood vs D Norwood, 1985

Oct-04
Shining Ruby
Rubinstein vs Levenfish, 1911

Oct-03
Gale Force Wins
Alekhine vs S E Gale, 1932

Oct-02
Keres Seen
Keres vs Geller, 1962

Oct-01
Bishop Odds?
Chigorin vs Tarrasch, 1898

Sep-30
My Three Sons
Janowski vs Ed. Lasker, 1924

Sep-29
Sinque or Swim
Anand vs Caruana, 2017

Sep-28
Shah Na Na
D K Shah vs N Pienabarca, 2013

Sep-27
Ponzi Scheme
NN vs D Ponziani, 1769

Sep-26
The Triple Queen Sacrifice
Bogoljubov vs Alekhine, 1922

Sep-25
Crazy Horse
Beliavsky vs Larsen, 1981

Sep-24
All About That Basso
P L Basso vs A Korobov, 2017

Sep-23
Veloci-Rapport
R Rapport vs A Tari, 2015

Sep-22
On a Ding and a Prayer
Ding Liren vs Aronian, 2013

Sep-21
In Passing
I Korepanova vs A Tishkov, 2007

Sep-20
Ruby Red
Rubinstein vs Salwe, 1904

Sep-19
Low Man on the Totem Pole
Euwe vs Loman, 1923

Sep-18
Kunin Get It
Le Quang Liem vs V Kunin, 2017

Sep-17
Making a Bee Line
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1984

Sep-16
Green Eggs and Hurme
O Seuss vs H Hurme, 1969

Sep-15
Moroze to the Occasion
Morozevich vs E Alekseev, 2004

Sep-14
Oh oh oh, Mate!
A Kvicala vs NN, 1869

Sep-13
First Dibs
C Hansen vs D Barua, 1993

Sep-12
Fred Rhine Felled
F Rhine vs D Burris, 1997

Sep-11
Mamed Ya
Mamedyarov vs D Schneider, 2003

Sep-10
The Dutch Evergreen
C de Ronde vs H Kamstra, 1938

Sep-09
Push a Littlewood
Murey vs P Littlewood, 1983

Sep-08
The Perfect Sorm
D Sorm vs A Zienkiewicz, 2007

Sep-07
Mary Queen of Scotch
M Muzychuk vs E Levushkina, 2008

Sep-06
Beat Black and Blue
Kramnik vs M Bluebaum, 2017

Sep-05
Welcome Back Kottnauer
C Kottnauer vs Alekhine, 1942

Sep-04
Rook Gets a4 Effort
A Planinc vs Minic, 1973

Sep-03
Punchin' Judy
NN vs Judy, 1851

Sep-02
Yates Mates
Yates vs Tartakower, 1924

Sep-01
Cooling Tower
Averbakh vs Bondarevsky, 1948

Aug-31
King's Promenade
Nunn vs G Anthony, 1981

Aug-30
Guy West, Young Man
M Sixtensson vs G West, 1986

Aug-29
Fine and Andy
Fine vs A Thomas, 1938

Aug-28
Ich bin ein Berliner
Estrin vs Berliner, 1965

Aug-27
The Battle of New Orleans
Morphy vs Loewenthal, 1850

Aug-26
Baron Wasteland
Dufresne vs Von Der Lasa, 1850

Aug-25
Two Cars in Every Garage
Caruana vs Carlsen, 2017

Aug-24
I am De Groot!
A Shaw vs A de Groot, 1998

Aug-23
Bid him Adu
S J Szpisjak vs O Adu, 2000

Aug-22
Deschapelles Show
Cochrane vs A Deschapelles, 1821

Aug-21
The Ukrainian Immortal
E Korchmar vs E Poliak, 1937

Aug-20
Always Read the Fine-Prins
Fine vs Prins, 1936

Aug-19
Da Vishy Code
Anand vs Bologan, 2003

Aug-18
Misguided Zile
R Zile vs Nyberg, 1984

Aug-17
Very Garry
Kasparov vs Portisch, 1983

Aug-16
¡Akiba Akiba!
Rubinstein vs Bogoljubov, 1922

Aug-15
From the Cradle to Degraeve
Degraeve vs J Tomczak, 2006

Aug-14
Flogging a Dead Andalusian
Carlsen vs Anand, 2014

Aug-13
The Paoli Massacre
E Paoli vs C Kottnauer, 1949

Aug-12
Absolutely Fabi Loss
Caruana vs Adams, 2013

Aug-11
Vishy Springs
Anand vs Shirov, 2000

Aug-10
Robotvinnik
Botvinnik vs MK V S S, 1982

Aug-09
Oh, Yu!
Yu Yangyi vs Wang Yue, 2016

Aug-08
Careful with that Acs, Jean
Acs vs Degraeve, 2008

Aug-07
Fell Short
Ivanchuk vs Short, 1995

Aug-06
Don't Mess with Tejas
H Mestre Bellido vs T Bakre, 2012

Aug-05
Oh Me Oh Maia
Chiburdanidze vs V Malaniuk, 1982

Aug-04
Outfoxed
Capablanca vs M Fox, 1919

Aug-03
Release the Karjakin
Karjakin vs Morozevich, 2009

Aug-02
More Tal Kombat
F Thorbergsson vs Tal, 1964

Aug-01
Witschcraft
Yates vs Nimzowitsch, 1923

Jul-31
Systemic Failure
Fischer vs Berliner, 1962

Jul-30
Navara Dull Moment
Navara vs Leko, 2017

Jul-29
The Passed Tense
Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1954

Jul-28
Wholly Toledo!
P Garcia Toledo vs C Silva Sanchez, 1985

Jul-27
Haygarth the Horrible
Milner-Barry vs M Haygarth, 1959

Jul-26
Tangled Up in Bu
Li Chao vs Bu Xiangzhi, 2009

Jul-25
Otto Try Another Opening
Otto vs Von Der Lasa, 1839

Jul-24
Merlin and Arthur
Fischer vs Bisguier, 1957

Jul-23
Felix the Sac
J F Villarreal Felix vs N Ristic, 1975

Jul-22
Perenyi'll Blossom
M Fette vs B Perenyi, 1985

Jul-21
Rights of Minors
Najdorf vs NN, 1942

Jul-20
Caught Napping
Pillsbury vs W Napier, 1902

Jul-19
Hook, Line, and Stinker
Fischer vs W Hook, 1970

Jul-18
White Kollars Crime
D Kollars vs S R Burns-Mannion, 2016

Jul-17
Child's Play
B Savchenko vs Ivanchuk, 2016

Jul-16
Portisch Authority
Portisch vs Petrosian, 1974

Jul-15
Nick-Nak Paddywhack
de Firmian vs Nakamura, 2004

Jul-14
Nekramancy
V Sozin vs Nekrasov, 1931

Jul-13
Purdy Sneaky
F Crowl vs Purdy, 1936

Jul-12
The Bonfire of Tunis
de Firmian vs P Nikolic, 1985

Jul-11
Funky Cold Medina
Morphy vs A Medina, 1862

Jul-10
Naval Intelligence
Captain Evans vs McDonnell, 1825

Jul-09
Living Large
P Large vs A Muir, 1978

Jul-08
Big Maack Attacked
I Krush vs K Maack, 2013

Jul-07
Yi = MC2
Carlsen vs Wei Yi, 2016

Jul-06
Shirov Himself
Lautier vs Shirov, 1990

Jul-05
Card b4 the Horse
I Bahgat vs Rodolfo Cardoso, 1957

Jul-04
Norwegian Blue
Aronian vs Carlsen, 2017

Jul-03
Err Jordan
V Malaniuk vs J Ivanov, 1989

Jul-02
The Grasser Always Greener
G Grasser vs L Winokur, 2014

Jul-01
Salov the Century
I Sokolov vs Salov, 1997

Jun-30
There's No Business Like So Business
Van Wely vs W So, 2013

Jun-29
Rapport Card
R Rapport vs Carlsen, 2017

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-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
de Firmian 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 R 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

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