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Father Rubin Burned Fort Knocks?!
Compiled by fredthebear
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Black initiates the exchange d5 for e4. Some crumbs fell in here too.

See Action Chess: Purdy's 24 hour opening repertoire compiled by Takqueen. Game Collection: Action Chess :Purdy's 24 hour opening repertoire

Franco-Indian Defense
1. d4 e6 2. c4 Bb3+

French Defense
1. e4 e6

French Defense (Advance Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5

French Defense (Alekhine-Chatard Attack)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. e5 Nfd7 6. h4

French Defense (Burn Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 dxe4

French Defense (Chigorin Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. Qe2

French Defense (Classical Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7

French Defense (Exchange Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 exd5

French Defense (Extended Bishop Swap)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Qb6 5. Nf3 Bd7 6. Be2 Bb5

French Defense (Franco-Benoni)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 c5 3. d5

French Defense (Guimard Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nc6

French Defense (MacCutcheon Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Bb4

French Defense (Marshall Defense)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 c5

French Defense (Milner-Barry Gambit)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Nf3 Qb6 6. Bd3 cxd4 7. cxd4 Bd7 8. O-O Nxd4 9. Nxd4 Qxd4

French Defense (Reti)
1. e4 e6 2. b3

French Defense (Reversed Philidor)
1. e4 e6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. Ngf3 Nc6 5. Be2

French Defense (Rubinstein Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4

French Defense (Steinitz Attack)
1. e4 e6 2. e5

French Defense (Steinitz Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e5

French Defense (Tarrasch Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2

French Defense (Two Knights Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Nc3

French Defense (Winawer Variation)
1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4

French Defense (Winawer Variation-Poisoned Pawn) 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Ne7 7. Qg4 Qc7 8. Qxg7 Rg8 9. Qxh7 cxd4

French Defense (Wing Gambit)
1. e4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. e5 c5 4. b4

French Defence Gambits:
Milner-Barry Gambit C02 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.e5 c5 4.c3 Nc6 5.Nf3 Qb6 6.Bd3 cxd4 7.cxd4 Bd7 8.Nc3 Nxd4 9.Nxd4 Qxd4 Nimzowitsch Gambit C02 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.e5 c5 4.Qg4 Alapin Gambit C00 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Be3
Winawer, Alekhine (Maroczy) gambit - C15 - 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Ne2 Winawer, Alekhine gambit - C15 - 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Ne2 dxe4 5.a3 Bxc3+ Winawer, Alekhine gambit, Kan variation - C15 - 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Ne2 dxe4 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.Nxc3 Nc6 Winawer, Alekhine gambit, Alatortsev variation - C15 - 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Ne2 dxe4 5.a3 Be7 6.Nxe4 Nf6 7.N2g3 O-O 8.Be2 Nc6 Diemer-Duhm Gambit - C00 - 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.c4
French: Wing gambit - C00 - 1.e4 e6 2.Nf3 d5 3.e5 c5 4.b4

Chess variants (000) 1-0 FAMOUS Epaulette Mate
Morphy vs Worrall, 1857 
(000) Chess variants, 22 moves, 1-0

French Defense Classical (C14) 0-1 Remove the Defender/Deflect
Von Gottschall vs Blackburne, 1885 
(C14) French, Classical, 13 moves, 0-1

French Def. Not Normal e6, d5, c6 (C10) 1-0 Saemisch's Immortal
Saemisch vs F Herzog, 1924 
(C10) French, 36 moves, 1-0

Lasker-like Don Quixote-understands his windmills (#)
Lasker vs E Delmonte, 1906 
(C10) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Rubinstein Var (C10) 0-1 20...?
Boleslavsky vs Ufimtsev, 1944 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Rubinstein (C10) 1-0 Notes by JHB
Blackburne vs Worrall, 1880  
(C10) French, 29 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Rubinstein Var (C10) 0-1 Gain time on the Q
D Larino Nieto vs R Rapport, 2014 
(C10) French, 30 moves, 0-1

French Def. Rubinstein 0-0 vs 0-0-0 (C10) 1-0 Qside breakthru
Paulsen vs Kolisch, 1861 
(C10) French, 31 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Rubinstein Var (C10) 1-0 csmath explains it all
Caruana vs R Rapport, 2014 
(C10) French, 32 moves, 1-0

Moves 14, 15 double knight sacs on f7 gets Black's best effort
Jansa vs P Troeger, 1961 
(C10) French, 70 moves, 1-0

French Burn Var (C11) 0-1 Black exchange sac cracks white
H Klip vs Barsov, 1995 
(C11) French, 21 moves, 0-1

French Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Rooks gain time and climb like a vine
Varavin vs V M Kozlov, 2002 
(C11) French, 22 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0 Rob the pin
Chigorin vs Rubinstein, 1906 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def. Classical. Burn. Morozevich Line(C11) 0-1 JHB Notes
G Marco vs Burn, 1895  
(C11) French, 31 moves, 0-1

Game 44 in 50 Essential Chess Lessons by Steve Giddins
Schlechter vs Rubinstein, 1912 
(C11) French, 41 moves, 0-1

Game 33 in Starting Out : The French by Byron Jacobs
Judit Polgar vs Shirov, 1999 
(C11) French, 50 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Burn Main Line (C11) 1-0 17.?
Bacrot vs I Lysyj, 2009 
(C11) French, 34 moves, 1-0

Fantastic Double Knight Sacrifice
E Berg vs Bareev, 2005 
(C11) French, 32 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Variation (C11) 1-0 Diagonals Raid
B Wall vs Z Brown, 1990
(C11) French, 12 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0Premature resignation
Capablanca vs B Kostic, 1919 
(C11) French, 15 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 h-file destruction
Dake vs A De Burca, 1935 
(C11) French, 19 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn (C11) 1-0 g7 is weak, can't fix
Anand vs Korchnoi, 2000 
(C11) French, 19 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0Gain time on the Q
Topalov vs Bareev, 2002 
(C11) French, 20 moves, 1-0

French, Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Dbl R sitting sacs
Carlos Torre vs E Z Adams, 1920 
(C11) French, 21 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Variation (C11) 0-1 Dbl rook sac
Topalov vs Bareev, 1994 
(C11) French, 23 moves, 0-1

French, Classical. Burn. ML 0-0-0 vs 0-0(C11) 1-0h-file battery
Fedorowicz vs Vaganian, 1990 
(C11) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0The mating square
Tal vs G Barcza, 1962 
(C11) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn 000vs00 (C11) 0-1 Bold attack
Judit Polgar vs Bareev, 2001 
(C11) French, 28 moves, 0-1

French Classical. Burn (C11) 1-0 Greek gift seizes initiative
Yanofsky vs A Dulanto, 1939 
(C11) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 g-file demolition
Judit Polgar vs Bareev, 1993 
(C11) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 N fork
Shirov vs Bareev, 2000 
(C11) French, 29 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 31.?
Keres vs P Troeger, 1960 
(C11) French, 31 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Different kind greek gift
M Brody vs A Macht, 1935 
(C11) French, 32 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Stockfish
Smyslov vs Stahlberg, 1953 
(C11) French, 33 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Variation (C11) 0-1 Repertoire
P Piscopo vs M Gurevich, 2007
(C11) French, 36 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Raking Bs on 3rd!!
W Kunze vs Rubinstein, 1905 
(C11) French, 37 moves, 0-1

French Classical. Burn (C11) 1-0Bust up the Kside, enter 2 hogs
Anderssen vs A Clerc, 1878 
(C11) French, 38 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Up the exchange
Topalov vs Bareev, 2003
(C11) French, 48 moves, 1-0

French 3.c3? (C00) 1-0 The horse ran off from his K
V Hergert vs G Handke, 1988 
(C00) French Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

French Alapin Gambit (C00) 1-0 Ignore the fork, hunt the king!
Keres vs Verbac, 1933 
(C00) French Defense, 16 moves, 1-0

French Def: Alapin Gambit (C00) 1/2-1/2 Maiden Voyage
Alapin vs Burn, 1897 
(C00) French Defense, 50 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Normal Var (C00) 1-0 "one slip" did not happen
Fischer vs G Martinez Vaca, 1965 
(C00) French Defense, 38 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Normal Variation (C10) 1-0 Making use of pins
Fischer vs R Blaine, 1964 
(C10) French, 32 moves, 1-0

French, Two Knights Var (C00) 1-0 Black was better
Lisitsin vs Ragozin, 1934 
(C00) French Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

French, Two Knights Var (C00) 0-1 Pseudo Arabian Mate
L Christiansen vs Bernheim, 1978
(C00) French Defense, 38 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Schlechter Variation (C00) 0-1 Rook on 2nd/7th
Hector vs Short, 1983 
(C00) French Defense, 38 moves, 0-1

French, Diemer-Duhm Gambit (D30) 1-0 Back rank weakness
C Nakamura vs A Caoili, 1998 
(C00) French Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Exchange Variation (C01) 0-1 Repertoire
L Forgacs vs Rubinstein, 1909  
(C01) French, Exchange, 52 moves, 0-1

French Exchange C01 0-1 Alekhine's Gun
W Winter vs Alekhine, 1936 
(C01) French, Exchange, 39 moves, 0-1

French Exchange Variation (C01) 0-1 Corridor Mate
Chigorin vs Max Weiss, 1882 
(C01) French, Exchange, 34 moves, 0-1

French Exchange (C01) 1/2-1/2 Ultimate copy cat draw
Maroczy vs Reti, 1922 
(C01) French, Exchange, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Exchange. Svenonius Variation (C01) 1/2-1/2
Schlechter vs Teichmann, 1911
(C01) French, Exchange, 19 moves, 1/2-1/2

Drunken Exhibition; This is a French Rubinstein
Alekhine vs P de Unamuno, 1944 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 39 moves, 0-1

French Tarrasch Guimard Def Main Line (C04) 1-0 She forked 'em
I E Morovic-Fernandez vs Beliavsky, 1985 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 36 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Normal Variation (C10) 1-0 Black Q sac fails
Steinitz vs H Czarnowski, 1867 
(C10) French, 23 moves, 1-0

C10 French; anything but normal!
Fischer vs Petrosian, 1971 
(C10) French, 46 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein (C10) 1-0 Tactical counter attack artistry
Burn vs E Delmar, 1889 
(C10) French, 31 moves, 1-0

French, Fort Knox ...Bd7 line (C10) 0-1 Classic game by Spassky
Spassky vs O'Kelly, 1969 
(C10) French, 44 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Fort Knox Variation (C10) 1-0 Q trap
Y Kotkov vs Akopjan, 1966 
(C10) French, 9 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Fort Knox (C10)1-0 10 moves. #39, Discovery
Wood vs Lambert, 1948 
(C10) French, 10 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Fort Knox Bd7-Bc6 (C10) 1-0 Fine Arabian #!
Karpov vs Mihajlo Stojanovic, 2007 
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Fort Knox (C10) 1-0 Deluxe Philidor's Legacy
Smirin vs F Ribeiro, 1997 
(C10) French, 16 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein (C10) 1-0 Bf6 block is devestating
K Blom vs Niels Jensen, 1934 
(C10) French, 9 moves, 1-0

French, Rubinstein (C10) 1-0 Fianchetto creates weakness
A Kinoshita vs D Jegaden, 2008 
(C10) French, 7 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein (C10) 1-0 Useless vs. Useful Checks
B Wall vs W Wall, 1969 
(C10) French, 12 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein Variation (C10) 1-0 3 W pieces on h-file
Koltanowski vs D Folkner, 1960 
(C10) French, 15 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein (C10) 1-0 Miniature: = PM's Opera House Game
Najdorf vs Gliksberg, 1929 
(C10) French, 21 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein Var (C10) 1-0 Q gets snarred pawn grabbing
Steinitz vs Bird, 1866 
(C10) French, 12 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein / 4...f5 Dutch (C10) 1-0 W counters in center
Steinitz vs Bird, 1866 
(C10) French, 32 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein (C10) 1-0 Castle opposite; get there first
Mackenzie vs G Reichhelm, 1867 
(C10) French, 29 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Rubinstein Variation (C10) 1/2-1/2 USCL
J Becerra Rivero vs M Kaminski, 2005
(C10) French, 21 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Rubinstein Var (C10) 0-1 Outside passer
M Sibarevic vs Marjanovic, 1979
(C10) French, 68 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein, Wrong Variation (C10) 1-0 W has 2 more Ps
Kotronias vs D Canda, 1986
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein Capablanca Line (C10) 1-0 Cross pin focal pt.
Capablanca vs R B Estera, 1913 
(C10) French, 33 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein, Capablanca Line (C10) 1-0 Kside attack
I Nyzhnyk vs D Baider, 2006 
(C10) French, 21 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Kasparov Attack(C10) 1-0Sac attack, Q on 7th
W So vs Akobian, 2016 
(C10) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein Kasparov Attack (C10) 1-0 Centralization
Adams vs Akopian, 2004 
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Kasparov Attack(C10) 1-0Knighted (or Pinned)
G Vescovi vs Karpov, 2004 
(C10) French, 22 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Kasparov Attack (C10) 1-0 Strange Kf8, f6
Kasparov vs Ponomariov, 2002 
(C10) French, 38 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1/2-1/2
Reti vs Tartakower, 1920
(C11) French, 57 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Bathroom break affected Benko's brain
Fischer vs Benko, 1962 
(C11) French, 39 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 EG gain space, then exchan
Fischer vs Pachman, 1960 
(C11) French, 43 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Extra qside pawn
Fischer vs I Aloni, 1962 
(C11) French, 39 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn ML (C11) 1-0 2 Hogs on 7th get forked
Fischer vs T Ellison, 1964 
(C11) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Def. Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Q beats pair of Rs
Fischer vs I Bilek, 1965 
(C11) French, 40 moves, 1-0

French, Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 55 min. to decide 14.f4
Fischer vs O Sarapu, 1967 
(C11) French, 29 moves, 1-0

Chess Informant's Best Game of 2003
Judit Polgar vs F Berkes, 2003 
(C11) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Classical Burn (C11)1-0 Overworked P allows Q "windmill"
Kasparov vs Shirov, 2000 
(C11) French, 35 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Variation (C11) 1-0 Black gets burned
Topalov vs Bareev, 2002 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def. Classical. Burn (C11) 0-1 Entombed Bishop, Zugswang
Sax vs Korchnoi, 1989 
(C11) French, 40 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 0-1
R Hovhannisyan vs A Hakobyan, 2017
(C11) French, 51 moves, 0-1

Burn Variation Main Line (C11) 0-1 Aggressive game; Dbl R Sac
Leko vs Shirov, 2000
(C11) French, 44 moves, 0-1

French Classical. Burn Main Line (C11) 1/2-1/2 Blockade holds
HIARCS vs Bareev, 2003
(C11) French, 36 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Burn Var Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Pile on pin
J Kaplan vs Bronstein, 1975 
(C11) French, 26 moves, 0-1

FR Classical. Burn Var, Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0 P race, Q pin
Fischer vs W A Bills, 1964 
(C11) French, 51 moves, 1-0

French Def. Classical. Burn Var Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0
Fischer vs N Minev, 1966 
(C11) French, 34 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn, Morozevich Line (C11) Superb exchanges
Bogoljubov vs Alekhine, 1929 
(C11) French, 51 moves, 1-0

Double N underpromotion 57.g8=N / 79.c8=N+
V Zurakhov vs Koblents, 1956 
(C11) French, 80 moves, 1-0

French Burn, Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0 Black doesn't castle
Kotov vs Kalmanok, 1936 
(C11) French, 22 moves, 1-0

French Def. Classical. Burn Var. Morozevich (C11) 1-0 Q trap
Geller vs L Lengyel, 1973 
(C11) French, 39 moves, 1-0

French Burn Var. Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Closed center holds
Judit Polgar vs Morozevich, 2000 
(C11) French, 36 moves, 0-1

White's sac on move 13 was quite risky
Carlsen vs Sedlak, 2010 
(C11) French, 42 moves, 1/2-1/2

Ivanchuk 100 selected games-Kalinichenko's book
Ivanchuk vs S Volkov, 2005 
(C11) French, 41 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn. Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Wandering R
R Hess vs I R Ibragimov, 2007 
(C11) French, 38 moves, 0-1

French Classical. Burn Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0 Pin prevents #
H Spangenberg vs Kramnik, 1991 
(C11) French, 46 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Giveway
Sivokho vs O V Nikolenko, 2005 
(C11) French, 34 moves, 0-1

French, Classical. Burn. Morozevich (C11) 1/2- Sac to stalemate
Anand vs A Dreev, 1991 
(C11) French, 53 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Classical. Burn Var Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0
Shirov vs Short, 1999 
(C11) French, 46 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0 Fireworks
F Vallejo Pons vs P Ponkratov, 2012 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0 Spassky's
Shirov vs Topalov, 2000 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Diagonal
Tseshkovsky vs S Volkov, 1995
(C11) French, 35 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Burn Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Qs ending
R Hovhannisyan vs I Iljiushenok, 2015 
(C11) French, 55 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Steinitz. Bradford Attack (C11) 1-0 Qxh6+ sac
Fischer vs Benko, 1962 
(C11) French, 31 moves, 1-0

Prophylactic genius holds out against Fischer's attack.
Fischer vs Petrosian, 1971 
(C11) French, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Classical. Burn Main Line (C11) 1-0 R deflection sac
Topalov vs Kramnik, 1997 
(C11) French, 45 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Main Line (C11) 1-0Nice Kside piece work
Topalov vs Bareev, 2004 
(C11) French, 44 moves, 1-0

Langrock Rubinstein - Game 13, page 39.
Anand vs G Meier, 2013 
(C10) French, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2

Langrock Rubinstein - Game 20, page 56
Sutovsky vs O de la Riva Aguado, 2004
(C11) French, 54 moves, 1/2-1/2

Langrock Rubinstein - Game 23, page 68.
Movsesian vs G N Gopal, 2012
(C11) French, 38 moves, 1/2-1/2

Langrock Rubinstein - Blackburne Defense (7.Bxf6 / 8.Bd3)
C Bauer vs Vaisser, 2008
(C10) French, 73 moves, 1/2-1/2

E G F Hellers vs Vaganian, 1990 
(C11) French, 37 moves, 0-1

Anand vs Bareev, 2004 
(C11) French, 48 moves, 1-0

Prokes vs Rubinstein, 1926 
(C11) French, 25 moves, 0-1

FR Rubinstein Blackburne Def. C10 1/2-1/2 mislabled
Janowski vs Maroczy, 1898 
(C11) French, 32 moves, 1/2-1/2

Attack against 0-0-0, b-pawn sac
Tarrasch vs Gunsberg, 1887 
(C10) French, 40 moves, 1-0

French, Rubinstein. Blackburne (C10) 1-0Notes by von Bardeleben
Schiffers vs Blackburne, 1895  
(C10) French, 32 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Strip Pawn shield
Louis Schmidt vs A K Robinson, 1904
(C10) French, 31 moves, 0-1

Notes by Dr. Emanuel Lasker in "Lasker's Chess Magazine" 1907
Maroczy vs Rubinstein, 1907  
(C10) French, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 missed win
H Wolf vs Rubinstein, 1907 
(C10) French, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0White offers Dbl B s
Janowski vs Gunsberg, 1902 
(C10) French, 20 moves, 1-0

FR Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 18.Qh6!, trap K instead of +
Tarrasch vs J Mieses, 1916 
(C10) French, 20 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 LPDO, overworked
J Szekely vs Breyer, 1911
(C10) French, 22 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 White K exposed
J Barton vs Breyer, 1911
(C10) French, 26 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein, Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 Classic R EG
Tarrasch vs Rubinstein, 1911 
(C10) French, 46 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Reinfeld # puzzle
Spielmann vs L'Hermet, 1927 
(C10) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Double threat
Woehl vs Krusius, 1920 
(C10) French, 12 moves, 1-0

FR Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 W sacs 3 pieces on g7
P Dubinin vs Nikola Petrov, 1936 
(C10) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Rxg7 smashes thru
K Richter vs G G Alexandrescu, 1936 
(C10) French, 27 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Clean march
Euwe vs S Landau, 1939
(C10) French, 42 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Simul
Alekhine vs A Tsvetkov, 1936 
(C10) French, 49 moves, 0-1

FR Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Both Black N's pinned
Tal vs M Strelkov, 1949 
(C10) French, 16 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 22.g4! game changer
Euwe vs E Eliskases, 1947 
(C10) French, 38 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Rubinstein (C10)0-1 N fork w/a discovered attk
J Klavins vs Tal, 1949 
(C10) French, 18 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Invading N blast
Yanofsky vs J Therien, 1947 
(C10) French, 19 moves, 1-0

Game 10 in 'Modern Chess Strategy' by Ludek Pachman.
Lilienthal vs Bondarevsky, 1940 
(C10) French, 55 moves, 1-0

French Def Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Sac Attack!
Pinkus vs R Durkin, 1941 
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 R on 7th
Smyslov vs E Zagorjansky, 1945 
(C10) French, 37 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Dbl threat crusher!
H Lohmann vs Teschner, 1950 
(C10) French, 10 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 A bit different
Spassky vs Bronstein, 1959
(C10) French, 18 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein, Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Fritz says what?
Fischer vs G Kral, 1964 
(C10) French, 35 moves, 1-0

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne Def(C10) 0-1Black breakthrough h-file
G Timoshchenko vs Karpov, 1961 
(C10) French, 53 moves, 0-1

Game 11, Petrosian leads 6 1/2-4 1/2
Spassky vs Petrosian, 1966 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2- Seize open lines, outn
Parma vs Petrosian, 1969 
(C10) French, 15 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def. Rubinstein. Blackburne Def. (C10) 1-0 Greek gift
O Sarapu vs A L Wilkinson, 1967 
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2- Early White threats
Portisch vs Petrosian, 1974
(C10) French, 35 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2- Invaluable g-pawn
G Kuzmin vs Petrosian, 1977 
(C10) French, 61 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) Smothered Mate
B Koester vs R Gralla, 1971 
(C10) French, 24 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 White piles on pins
J Misiuda vs P Graul, 1976
(C10) French, 15 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein 4..Be7 Blackburne Defense (C10) 0-1
Fedorowicz vs A Lein, 1986
(C10) French, 45 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein Var. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Dbl B Sacs
Gelfand vs Kramnik, 1994 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 1-0

FR Rubinstein, Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 VA survives bold VK
Anand vs Korchnoi, 1991 
(C10) French, 63 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 Two pawn majorities
Antunes vs Korchnoi, 1990
(C10) French, 29 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 Two pawn majorities
Short vs Korchnoi, 1990
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 Two pawn majorities
Van der Wiel vs Korchnoi, 1990
(C10) French, 22 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne (C10) 1/2- Early pressure...stalemate
Nunn vs Korchnoi, 1990
(C10) French, 63 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne w/b6, Bb7 (C10) 1/2-1/2 Spearhead
Kamsky vs Korchnoi, 1991 
(C10) French, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne w/b6, Bb7 (C10) 1/2-1/2 No combos
Short vs Korchnoi, 1991
(C10) French, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne (C10) 1-0 Precise play by JT
Timman vs Korchnoi, 1991 
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

Lembit Oll jumped out a window after his wife divorced him
Oll vs Tal, 1992 
(C10) French, 41 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 15 moves
Ivanchuk vs Karpov, 1996 
(C10) French, 15 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 49 moves
Anand vs Topalov, 1997
(C10) French, 49 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 77 moves
Shirov vs Topalov, 1997
(C10) French, 77 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Pesky B pair
Nijboer vs R Cifuentes, 1997 
(C10) French, 63 moves, 1-0

Anand (Informant #63, game 240) Vaganian resigned after 21.Ne5.
Anand vs Vaganian, 1995 
(C10) French, 22 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Castled K wins
Shabalov vs Smyslov, 1993 
(C10) French, 29 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0Pawn sac, time scra
Kasparov vs Anand, 2000  
(C10) French, 37 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 Qs perpetual
Kasparov vs Anand, 2000 
(C10) French, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2- B sac or Dbl Attk
O de la Riva Aguado vs R Pogorelov, 2001 
(C10) French, 17 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Easy ending
Lu Yanjing vs Li Nan, 2001
(C10) French, 57 moves, 0-1

FR Rubinstein Blackburne Def. C10 1-0 Castled opposite g-file
Morozevich vs Van Wely, 2002 
(C10) French, 19 moves, 1-0

Coordinate your pieces on a loose square near the enemy king!
Khalifman vs Bareev, 2002 
(C10) French, 20 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 23 Q moves combined
M Erdogdu vs V S Spasov, 2003 
(C10) French, 46 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 targets e7-square
Morozevich vs Anastasian, 2003 
(C10) French, 31 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Exposed files
Svidler vs Bareev, 2004 
(C10) French, 17 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein Blackburne Def(C10) 1-0R decoy sac wins a P
Anand vs N Sulava, 2004 
(C10) French, 17 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Tricky Rs & Ns MG
Kramnik vs Bareev, 2004 
(C10) French, 77 moves, 0-1

French Def. Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 f2 protection
Ivanchuk vs J Nogueiras, 2004
(C10) French, 39 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein, Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Pile on the pin
Morozevich vs Pelletier, 2006 
(C10) French, 34 moves, 1-0

FR Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1Fishin' Pole & Spearhead
W Kobese vs H Hamdouchi, 2006
(C10) French, 33 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Odd R lift -> Pin
A Muzychuk vs M Delgado Crespo, 2006
(C10) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 6.Qe2 trap
Carlsen vs A Hobber, 2006 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Black penetrates
H Messing vs D Kosic, 2007 
(C10) French, 40 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 Mad Rook device
Van der Wiel vs E Berg, 2007 
(C10) French, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2

French, Rubinstein. Blackburne Def. (C10) 1-0 He does his thing
Vasiukov vs V Masich, 2005 
(C10) French, 29 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Crack the 0-0
V Atlas vs S Tomezack, 2006 
(C10) French, 16 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein, Blackburne Def. (C10) 0-1 Check & Defend h7
P Charbonneau vs H A Hussein Al-Ali, 2008 
(C10) French, 13 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 B pair, brash Rs
Caruana vs E Berg, 2008 
(C10) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Suspicious fire
Pavel Dimitrov vs Akobian, 2008 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 1 time lapse video
Kamsky vs Akobian, 2009 
(C10) French, 41 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Defense (C10) 1-0 Photo
Caruana vs G Meier, 2013 
(C10) French, 36 moves, 1-0

French Def. Rubinstein. Blackburne Def. (C10) 0-1 Whose passer?
I Nepomniachtchi vs D Andreikin, 2012 
(C10) French, 87 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Minor Piece ending
R Hovhannisyan vs J Szwed, 2013
(C10) French, 52 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Alekhine's Folly (C11) 1-0 Stockfish
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1914 
(C11) French, 45 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Steinitz Var (C14) 1-0 Dlbd Rs on h-file
Fischer vs J Plaster, 1964 
(C14) French, Classical, 29 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Rubinstein Var (C14) 0-1 Broad Rook EG
Bjorn Nielsen vs Lilienthal, 1935 
(C14) French, Classical, 56 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Steinitz Var (C14) 0-1 Greek gift & more
Van der Wiel vs Korchnoi, 1991 
(C14) French, Classical, 34 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Steinitz Var (C14) 0-1Discovered+ invert
N Soudre vs F Gagnon, 2001 
(C14) French, Classical, 25 moves, 0-1

French Def. Classical. Burn Main Line (C11) 1-0 Magnificent!
M Johansson Sr vs Teschner, 1960 
(C11) French, 41 moves, 1-0

French Def. Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0QxB+ sac, mate by pawn
Spassky vs Petrosian, 1967 
(C11) French, 37 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Precision
Spassky vs Y Porat, 1968 
(C11) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Battery
Chistiakov vs P Dubinin, 1939
(C10) French, 25 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Rubinstein. Capablanca Line (C10) 1/2-1/2
Spielmann vs G A Thomas, 1938
(C10) French, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

S Levitsky vs Znosko-Borovsky, 1905
(C10) French, 25 moves, 0-1

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