Who needs a queen to win chess games?
Portisch vs K Honfi, 1956
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 27 moves, 1-0
Dozsa later migrated to Australia where he won a state title.
P Dozsa vs Portisch, 1962
(D24) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 0-1
A bonus: the young GM from Oz vs one of my chess heroes.
Portisch vs I Rogers, 1985
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 0-1
Euwe--one of the game's true gentlemen.
Tartakower vs Euwe, 1948
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 42 moves, 0-1
Dutch against a Dutchman? A little knight magic.
Euwe vs Alekhine, 1935
(A90) Dutch, 47 moves, 1-0
Sax vs Tukmakov, 1972
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 26 moves, 1-0
Sax vs T Hradeczky, 1972
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 24 moves, 1-0
Susan's gift for complicated positions is amazing.
Zsuzsa Polgar vs Geller, 1992
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0
The old guard and the new. Entertaining combinations.
Zsuzsa Polgar vs Chiburdanidze, 2004
(A17) English, 39 moves, 1-0
Against an all-time great, Rogers' K & B will be in control.
I Rogers vs Smyslov, 1990
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 69 moves, 1-0
Clever transition to a won end game.
I Rogers vs Shirov, 1990
(B59) Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3, 65 moves, 1-0
Maroczy not so binding this time.
Ribli vs I Rogers, 1995
(B39) Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation, 40 moves, 0-1