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Special Games Part 3
Compiled by Brit

NN initials, not an amateur, and AK
N Novotelnov vs A I Konstantinov, 1951 
(C58) Two Knights, 35 moves, 1-0

Si (in Silicon)+Monet=Simonet
M Simonet vs Khalifman, 2004 
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

GameID:1143171(golfball*baseball indentations*African code+song
Smejkal vs Timman, 1990 
(A26) English, 36 moves, 0-1

Go to and find this chess game
W Pietzsch vs E Nievergelt, 1958 
(B60) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 42 moves, 1-0

Longest King's Indian Defense
Pilnik vs M Czerniak, 1950 
(E61) King's Indian, 191 moves, 1/2-1/2

Leko copies Kasparov's loss against Deep Blue
Leko vs G Bakhtadze, 1995 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 22 moves, 1-0

Rybka thought, " angel gets its wings"
Rybka vs Scorpio, 2007 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 51 moves, 1-0

Year of Morphy's only known chess composition
Morphy vs NN, 1856 
(000) Chess variants, 26 moves, 1-0

Borges has the same last name as a poet
Eliskases vs T P Accioly Borges, 1946 
(E67) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 38 moves, 0-1

Shakira's (from the concert) mother's maiden name is Ripoll
P Ripoll vs S Khlusevich, 2000 
(C02) French, Advance, 19 moves, 1-0

MA vs MA
M N Anderton vs Adams, 1992 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 15 moves, 0-1

Game ID: 1247467 (1-BISHOP in telephone code)
M E Mendez Martinez vs E Fernandez Rodriguez, 2001
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 37 moves, 0-1

1st game of the 29th most sacrificing player (Duras)
Distl vs Duras, 1900 
(B01) Scandinavian, 29 moves, 0-1

Played when The Inverted Jeery was released
Kostic vs Capablanca, 1918 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Beating Bobby Fischer-now an angel earns its wings
Fischer vs C Barber, 1964 
(C18) French, Winawer, 26 moves, 0-1

Game ID: 1234567
S Capak vs T Mikus, 1999 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 63 moves, 1-0

A game between "the chips"
Bs6676 vs Elsa, 1977 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 27 moves, 0-1

Pun on December 15, 2009 (24 Karat Fine Gold)
R N Bauer vs B Finegold, 2001 
(B30) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

Game ID: 1188431 (-442 cubed plus the Hardy-Ramanujan number)
A Galliamova vs Chiburdanidze, 2001
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 46 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game ID: 1471012 (pattern: 1, 4, 7, 10, 12)
A Ornstein vs Unzicker, 1978 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 0-1

Anagram: A contraband
Anand vs Bacrot, 2001 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 40 moves, 1-0

Short wins a King's Indian Defense
Salov vs Short, 1989 
(E97) King's Indian, 42 moves, 0-1

1st game to start with 1.h3 (15th most common first move)
W Paulsen vs Blackburne, 1880 
(A25) English, 79 moves, 1/2-1/2

MAKAI= oMega, chArm, st. nicK, gAns, and Iris
H Chalupova vs Z Makai, 1967
(E67) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 31 moves, 0-1

Game ID: 1000037 (first twin prime), anagram: Permit first win
L Rosen vs G Marco, 1900 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 47 moves, 0-1

Blackburne annotated"...[one ill grin]",and anagram:online girl
G Neumann vs Blackburne, 1867  
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 33 moves, 0-1

GGG, and 25 moves
G Garcia vs Suetin, 1969
(B44) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Game ID: 1272646 (names of pawns)
M Gagunashvili vs M Etmans, 2004 
(E51) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 39 moves, 1-0

Game ID: 1278966 (all have compass locations on a phone)
Bobotsov vs K Makarczyk, 1952
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Gibbons plays Orangutan Opening (what could be more monkeyish)
R Gibbons vs C Morrison, 2003 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 64 moves, 1/2-1/2

Botvinik's 75th game
Botvinnik vs P Sharov, 1929 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 29 moves, 1-0

City vs City
Budapest vs Paris, 1843 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 48 moves, 1-0

Char+Les Paul= Charles vs Paul, only not Maurian and Morphy
C Cobb vs P D Helbig, 2006
(E92) King's Indian, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Very famous double bishop sacrifice
Lasker vs J Bauer, 1889 
(A03) Bird's Opening, 38 moves, 1-0

1st game of the first player by the alphabet
Krister Olsson vs A Aaberg, 1991 
(C56) Two Knights, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

Fischer's longest game
J Sherwin vs Fischer, 1966 
(E69) King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line, 100 moves, 0-1

Same last name as Alfred Kastler (and, of course, Castler)
A Ac vs P Kastler, 2000 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 32 moves, 1-0

Like the ninth game, and anagram: Think! Hint: Leery
D Zarkua vs F Mammadov, 2007 
(E67) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 28 moves, 0-1

Fischer's worst game in his 90's match against Spassky
Fischer vs Spassky, 1992 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 45 moves, 0-1

Simon (70's game)+Knight=Simon Knight
S Knight vs V Georgiev, 2008 
(D04) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Stroop, like the Stroop Effect (Fun Fact: Used in military)
R Stroop vs M Umansky, 2003 
(E38) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5, 28 moves, 0-1

Game ID:1048576 (1/1048576 is the chance of flipping 20 pennys)
Geller vs Smyslov, 1952 
(D18) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch, 58 moves, 0-1

The center of town vs a green field
Nakamura vs Y Gruenfeld, 2001
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 67 moves, 1/2-1/2

16th Old Benoni Defense in Encyclopedia of Chess Openings
A Speijer vs A Neumann, 1903
(A43) Old Benoni, 53 moves, 1-0

Bird plays the Russian Defense
J Minchin vs Bird, 1866 
(C27) Vienna Game, 27 moves, 1-0

Game ID: 1113837 (hexadecimal for 10FEED)
Ribli vs Portisch, 1979
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 53 moves, 1-0

Sachdev at 2008 Women's Olympiard
T Sachdev vs I Berzina, 2008 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 69 moves, 1-0

Parr's, like sixth wife of Henry, 93rd game
F Parr vs A Whiteley, 1975
(A16) English, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game ID: 1299480 (half of chance of getting spade royal flush)
G Timoscenko vs L Gutman, 1978 
(D78) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6, 48 moves, 1-0

One of the earliest center games
Horwitz vs Staunton, 1851 
(C22) Center Game, 43 moves, 0-1

Jean-Pierre, like jazz classic, before 1987
G Andruet vs J Boudre, 1984
(E42) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein), 28 moves, 1-0

Game Played Live:
Nakamura vs Dlugy, 2006 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 35 moves, 1-0

Lilja= exaLt, inn, ceLt, Jam, and sAlem, Lilja's best game
P Auchenberg vs R Lilja, 2001
(A02) Bird's Opening, 24 moves, 0-1

Before Stella was blue
A Heimann vs A Stella, 2008
(C01) French, Exchange, 27 moves, 1-0

Bird plays the French defense
Steinitz vs Bird, 1866 
(C10) French, 12 moves, 1-0

Smithers from the Simpsons
S A Smithers vs O Pedersen, 1995 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 28 moves, 1-0

Julia vs Julia
J Movsesian vs J Gokbulut, 2001
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 53 moves, 1-0

Jameson= JA (Jasmonic acid)+Meson
R Hobson vs Jameson, 1966 
(C01) French, Exchange, 12 moves, 1-0

Only HGL's best game
H G Lachmann vs F Nuernberg, 1941
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Game ID: 1415927 (pi to seven digits, rounded)
Bu Xiangzhi vs M Paragua, 2006 
(D12) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 59 moves, 1-0

Game ID: 1209600 (seconds in two weeks)
Krasenkow vs Lputian, 2001
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 48 moves, 0-1

First Christmas Pun on Christmas 2004 (Christmas Day)
L Day vs Benko, 1980 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 30 moves, 1-0

Pun on Christmas Eve 2007
Santasiere vs S E Almgren, 1942 
(A06) Reti Opening, 46 moves, 1-0

Game ID: 1522866 (less than amount of words in a sentence)
S Vajda vs I Rajlich, 2008
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 28 moves, 0-1

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