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-Winning with the Ruy Lopez-
Compiled by ruylopez900
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How to win with one of the best openings around. 50+ Games in all! Eat you heart out!

--Oraganized chronologically--

A Lesson in 18th Century tactics
Morphy vs Loewenthal, 1858 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 49 moves, 1-0

Blackburne annotates.
Blackburne vs W M Chinnery, 1862  
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 40 moves, 1-0

Black runs out of checks.
Morphy vs de Riviere, 1863 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 64 moves, 1-0

Team Game
Cordel / Minckwitz / Allies vs Anderssen / Goring / Allies, 1871 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 67 moves, 1-0

The winner annotates
Blackburne vs Steinitz, 1873  
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 27 moves, 1-0

Great Attack by White.
V Knorre vs J Minckwitz, 1880 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 37 moves, 1-0

Castling on opposite wings
Steinitz vs Zukertort, 1886 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 49 moves, 1-0

Good analysis by Blackburne
Blackburne vs Zukertort, 1887  
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 35 moves, 1-0

Very Nice game by Capa
Capablanca vs Marshall, 1909 
(C62) Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense, 39 moves, 1-0

An Opening with a look to the Endgame
Alekhine vs G Helbach, 1909 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 52 moves, 1-0

Rook v. Two Minor Pieces
Alekhine vs Nimzowitsch, 1914 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 48 moves, 1-0

Capa's only loss to the Ruy
Lasker vs Capablanca, 1914 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 42 moves, 1-0

Another famous Capa game
Capablanca vs Marshall, 1918 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 36 moves, 1-0

Great showing by the Hungarian
Maroczy vs Euwe, 1920 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 39 moves, 1-0

Reti masters the endgame
Reti vs Kmoch, 1922 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 52 moves, 1-0

Alekhine counter-attacks to no avail.
Proassi R/Piacenti vs Alekhine, 1926
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 44 moves, 1-0

Wonderful attack by Keres to win
Keres vs Reshevsky, 1937 
(C88) Ruy Lopez, 35 moves, 1-0

In the hands of Euwe the Ruy is amazing...
Euwe vs Keres, 1940 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 30 moves, 1-0

Very nice endgame by Alekhine
Alekhine vs P F Schmidt, 1943 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 65 moves, 1-0

Excellent endgame by Bronstein
Bronstein vs Botvinnik, 1944 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 64 moves, 1-0

At the Soviet Championships
Botvinnik vs Boleslavsky, 1945 
(C79) Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred, 46 moves, 1-0

Euwe wins with the Ruy
Euwe vs W J Muhring, 1946 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 39 moves, 1-0

Nice endgame by both.
Smyslov vs Euwe, 1946 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 49 moves, 1-0

A 'Fine' win (pun intended)
Fine vs H Steiner, 1947 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Pins and winning material!
Spassky vs Estrin, 1954 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 36 moves, 1-0

Well played by Smyslov
Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1954 
(C79) Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred, 41 moves, 1-0

Soviet Championship
Tal vs Bronstein, 1959 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 43 moves, 1-0

Bernstein resigns!
Fischer vs S Bernstein, 1959 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 38 moves, 1-0

Queen vs. Bishop+Rook
Fischer vs Wade, 1960 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 45 moves, 1-0

Very nice finish!
Fischer vs Korchnoi, 1962 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 44 moves, 1-0

Nice kingside attack by Stein.
Stein vs Spassky, 1962 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 43 moves, 1-0

Interesting middlegame
Spassky vs Keres, 1965 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 44 moves, 1-0

Battle of the Americans
Fischer vs Reshevsky, 1966 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Tal wins at the Interzonal
Tal vs Petrosian, 1967 
(C96) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Do believe this is from their World Championship match
Spassky vs Petrosian, 1969 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 53 moves, 1-0

Down to the wire
Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1971 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 40 moves, 1-0

Even Fischer plays it!
Fischer vs Spassky, 1972 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 56 moves, 1-0

Kasparov beats the Open Defence
Kasparov vs Yusupov, 1979 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 41 moves, 1-0

Nice kingside attack by Tal
Tal vs Spassky, 1980 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 44 moves, 1-0

Great finish position
Timman vs Kasparov, 1985 
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 41 moves, 1-0

World Championship Match
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1986 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 48 moves, 1-0

Rather closed game
Speelman vs J M Hodgson, 1987 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 55 moves, 1-0

Kasparov assaults the castled King
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1990 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

Very nice manoeuvering
Judit Polgar vs Spassky, 1993 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 65 moves, 1-0

Short's counter attack fails
Kasparov vs Short, 1993 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 59 moves, 1-0

Kramnik pounces on Shirov blunder
Kramnik vs Shirov, 1996 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 43 moves, 1-0

Kasparov sacs a pawn and doesn't look back.
Kasparov vs Kramnik, 2001 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 41 moves, 1-0

A game between the nemisises
Kasparov vs Shirov, 2001 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 38 moves, 1-0

Very nice Blindfold Endgame
Anand vs Z Almasi, 2003 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 93 moves, 1-0

Even computers use it!
X3D Fritz vs Kasparov, 2003 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 39 moves, 1-0

Double Bishop Sacrifice
K Spraggett vs G Vescovi, 2004 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

At the FIDE Candiates
Adams vs Kasimdzhanov, 2004 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 46 moves, 1-0

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