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Alekhine's combinations-BRILLIANT!
Compiled by kevin86
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Alekhine played some of the best combinations in history-here are but a few.

A rook sac followed by a queen sac-back rank mate!
Alekhine vs Reshevsky, 1937 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 36 moves, 1-0

send the king off on a vacation---to death
P Potemkin vs Alekhine, 1912 
(B20) Sicilian, 19 moves, 0-1

The knights run roughshod (with steel shoes).
Alekhine vs Foltys, 1937 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 40 moves, 1-0

20 Bf8 threatens both king and queen!
Alekhine vs Leonhardt, 1910 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 1-0

Here he gives Nimzo a lesson!
Nimzowitsch vs Alekhine, 1931  
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 36 moves, 0-1

but Nimzo gets his "prevenge" in this gameer
Nimzowitsch vs Alekhine, 1926 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 46 moves, 1-0

Alec sends in the calvalry (and the clowns)
Alekhine vs Saemisch, 1923 
(B30) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0

two bishop sac is the scalple in this surgery
Alekhine vs J Drewitt, 1923 
(A06) Reti Opening, 22 moves, 1-0

white sacs two pieces while queen is attacked to gain Q
Alekhine vs Tartakower, 1927 
(B15) Caro-Kann, 26 moves, 1-0

Nurse-scalpel (please)
Albin vs O Bernstein, 1904 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 24 moves, 0-1

killing me slowly with his ...pieces
Alekhine vs De Cassio, 1944 
(C25) Vienna, 10 moves, 1-0

bishop can be captured 3 ways...all bad ,or ignored=worst
Alekhine vs K Junge, 1942  
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

Alekhine's immortal-THE DUTCH DEFENSE
Bogoljubov vs Alekhine, 1922 
(A90) Dutch, 53 moves, 0-1

Alekhine forces black to block only escape square
Alekhine vs Hoelscher, 1933 
(C62) Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

a skewer on the over-worked queen
Opocensky vs Alekhine, 1925 
(C01) French, Exchange, 25 moves, 0-1

a quaint for by pawn:PAWN and KNIGHT
Alekhine vs Golombek, 1938 
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 31 moves, 1-0

two rook sacrifice...
Alekhine vs Levenfish, 1912 
(A43) Old Benoni, 19 moves, 1-0

two rook sac enables mate.
Rodzynski vs Alekhine, 1913 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 15 moves, 0-1

white threatens fourfold mate at 15th turn
Alekhine vs R L Bornholz, 1929 
(D12) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 16 moves, 1-0

ok-an easy one:family check or mate?
Alekhine vs A Stephan, 1925 
(D06) Queen's Gambit Declined, 21 moves, 1-0

queenside thrust gains a queen.
Loman vs Alekhine, 1913 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 41 moves, 0-1

check out black's 33rd!!!
Gruenfeld vs Alekhine, 1923 
(D64) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack, 34 moves, 0-1

watch the mate in three!
Alekhine vs B Verlinsky, 1918 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 41 moves, 1-0

Alekhine a la Legal
Alekhine vs O Tenner, 1911 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 15 moves, 1-0

white wins the rook or mates in two!
Alekhine vs Yates, 1922  
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 38 moves, 1-0

quick crossfire mate by Alekhine's bishops.
Alekhine vs Vasic, 1931 
(C15) French, Winawer, 11 moves, 1-0

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