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The Mahabharat of Chess
Compiled by lalla
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Tactical manoeuvrings are more pleasing than the strategical one. The following games have a lasting charm because of the tactical wars they feature.After all, chess is 99% tactics

The greatest game ever played!!!
Alekhine vs NN, 1915 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 29 moves, 1-0

A Trade of Queens
Bogoljubov vs Alekhine, 1922 
(A90) Dutch, 53 moves, 0-1

Fischer's Masterpiece
Robert E Byrne vs Fischer, 1963  
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

Witch's Wizardry
Bogoljubov vs Nimzowitsch, 1930 
(E23) Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann, 35 moves, 0-1

13 year old magician!
D Byrne vs Fischer, 1956  
(D92) Grunfeld, 5.Bf4, 41 moves, 0-1

Capablanca's Combination
Capablanca vs O Bernstein, 1914 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 46 moves, 1-0

A Stalemate of Pieces
Capablanca vs Ruiz / Molina, 1914 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 39 moves, 1-0

Don't joke with Capablanca
Alekhine vs Capablanca, 1914 
(C62) Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense, 35 moves, 0-1

king's hunt
M Brodsky vs Kramnik, 1991 
(B33) Sicilian, 31 moves, 0-1

A dose of Piano
Tartakower vs Euwe, 1948 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 42 moves, 0-1

A Dramatic End
Pillsbury vs Tarrasch, 1895 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 52 moves, 1-0

Go Mad With Windmill
Alekhine vs A Fletcher, 1928 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 32 moves, 1-0

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