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yKnights Add Spice C Makes Fredthebear Sneeze
Compiled by fredthebear
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Sometimes the knight is the hero, the saving sidekick, or just a member of the posse. Sometimes the knight is the villain, the accomplice, or the goat. Whatever the case maybe, the knight impacted the game at some point. So, my friend, saddle up and let's go for a ride!

See rolling knights compiled by tonsillolith.

Note to self: ECO D&E have been removed.

Here's a link to some fabulous chess brilliancies: https://www.chess.com/article/view/...

* Another way to meet the Queen's Hack Terrorist Attack 2.Qh5?! http://studimonetari.org/edg/latex/...

* Kieseritzky Gambit for White: http://studimonetari.org/edg/latex/...

From Irving Chernev's "Chess Companion"; The 8 Pawn Gambit!!
W R Ballard vs J Fagan, 1884  
(000) Chess variants, 30 moves, 1-0

Chess variants / Vienna Gambit (000) 1-0 Fantastic finish!!
Tarrasch vs Fiedler, 1892 
(000) Chess variants, 16 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: K Indian Attack (A06) 0-1Marshall toys w/AN
Nimzowitsch vs Marshall, 1907 
(A06) Reti Opening, 28 moves, 0-1

KIA vs Sicilian - French Def (A08) 1-0 Q sac, B helps N dual
A Adly vs V Laznicka, 2007 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack / Hungarian (A07) 1-0Pin wins; Bb6 is mate
Wen Yang vs V Artemiev, 2016 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Sic Closed vs Botvinnik System Rev (B25) 0-1 Remove the Guard!
H Tanner vs Shabalov, 1991 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 10 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch Def: Williams Var (B00) 1-0 Unpin, Qside Legall's #
F Rhine vs NN, 2019 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 9 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Normal?! (C00)/Owen's Def (B00) 0-1 3.Qf3?! Nc6
R Ashley vs R Morton, 1980 
(C00) French Defense, 7 moves, 0-1

French Def: Normal/Delayed Owen Def (C00) 0-1impressive assault
M Skachkov vs M Shutalev, 2002 
(C00) French Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

French Def: Knight/Exchange Variation (C00) 1-0 Nxg7!
I Nikolaidis vs G Haidaridis, 2001
(C00) French Defense, 21 moves, 1-0

French Def: 2.Qe2 Chigorin Var (C00) 1-0 Nxe6 ruins Black
P Baki vs J Frank, 2005 
(C00) French Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

The Korchnoi Queen on g3 piles on the pinned f2 pawn
S Tatai vs Korchnoi, 1978 
(C01) French, Exchange, 14 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) 0-1 Simul Slam!
Strande vs Nimzowitsch, 1925 
(C01) French, Exchange, 21 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) 1-0 Bxh6 & Lateral Q fork
I Nikolayev vs K Mannisto, 1990
(C01) French, Exchange, 13 moves, 1-0

"Pawn-Takes-Pawn (en passant) Mate."
G Gundersen vs A H Faul, 1928 
(C02) French, Advance, 15 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Advance (C02) 0-1Black rescued his extra kNight
K Treybal vs Foltys, 1936 
(C02) French, Advance, 9 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance Var (C02) 0-1 N# Semi-Smothered Mate
J Tkacova vs V Bracjunova, 1993 
(C02) French, Advance, 10 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance (C02) 0-1 The next blow...
V Lorand vs B Snyder, 1981 
(C02) French, Advance, 11 moves, 0-1

Guimard Defense Main Line (C04) 1-0 Black hangs his queen
D Donchev vs Topalov, 1989 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 19 moves, 1-0

Tal sacrifices three minor pieces for mate
Tal vs Salnikov, 1970 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 16 moves, 1-0

Game 10 in Irving Chernev's book "Logical Chess: Move by Move".
Tarrasch vs K Eckart, 1889 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 17 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 1-0 Deadly Decoy K hunt
O Korneev vs Piskov, 1996 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 0-1 Remove the Guard
P B Petersen vs Timman, 2013 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 15 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 1-0 Stockfish notes
T Palmer vs W Surlow, 1998 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 19 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 1-0 Nxg7 sac
C Newman vs N Jasnogrodsky, 1895 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 22 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Chistyakov Def Modern Line (C07) 0-1 Stockfish
Zaw Win Lay vs Khalifman, 2000 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 21 moves, 0-1

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

French Def. Rubinstein. Fort Knox (C10) 1-0 Nxf7 sac exposes K
A H T dos Santos Fier vs N Getz, 2011 
(C10) French, 13 moves, 1-0

Game 62 in Chernev's 1000 Best Short Games of Chess
Blackall vs Christian, 1942 
(C10) French, 10 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. Delayed Exchange (C11) 1-0 Full force Kside!
Mackenzie vs J Mason, 1878 
(C11) French, 22 moves, 1-0

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1 00 vs 000 fire!
S Abu Sufian vs B Lalic, 2008 
(C11) French, 19 moves, 0-1

French Def: Steinitz. Bradford Attack Var (C11) 1-0 Corresp
A Zinkl vs R Huber, 1897 
(C11) French, 23 moves, 1-0

20.Nxe4 is a winning position
Marshall vs Alekhine, 1914 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 24 moves, 0-1

French Classical. Richter Attack(C13) 1-0Greek gift, Deflection
A Fritz vs J Mason, 1883  
(C13) French, 21 moves, 1-0

Game 43 in The Hypermodern Game of Chess by Savielly Tartakower
Spielmann vs G Oskam, 1923 
(C13) French, 26 moves, 1-0

FR Alekhine-Chatard Attack. Albin-Chatard Gambit (C13) 1-0 17.?
Keres vs Wade, 1954 
(C13) French, 17 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Alapin Var (C14) 1-0 Discovered+ awaits
E Steiner vs Przepiorka, 1924 
(C14) French, Classical, 15 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Tarrasch Var (C14) 0-1Capture, Re-capture, N+
J Dobias vs Prokes, 1911
(C14) French, Classical, 22 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer(C15) 1-0 Ignore the threat, check for +
J Minckwitz vs S Mieses, 1872 
(C15) French, Winawer, 19 moves, 1-0

French Def. Winawer. Winckelmann-Riemer Gambit (C15) 1-0 Nxf7
I Marks vs A Berlin, 1990 
(C15) French, Winawer, 12 moves, 1-0

FR Winawer. Fingerslip Variation Kunin Double Gambit (C15) 1-0
Serebriany vs Ivanov, 1959
(C15) French, Winawer, 22 moves, 1-0

French Winawer. Poisoned Pawn ML (C18) 1-0 kNight robs the pin
Nijboer vs Timman, 2006 
(C18) French, Winawer, 19 moves, 1-0

French Winawer. Positional Variation (C19) 1-0 22.?
Hartston vs Portisch, 1974 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 25 moves, 1-0

King Pawn Game: General (C20) 0-1 A reversed Damiano Def?
S Scorza vs N S Akamine, 1987 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 13 moves, 0-1

Beyer Gambit (C21) 1-0 The most sudden K walk that I know of.
Sas vs NN, 1904 
(C21) Center Game, 10 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit: Declined. Sorensen Def (C21) 1-0 Check, Check!!
J Mieses vs Taubenhaus, 1906 
(C21) Center Game, 15 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21) 1-0 Q trap after Bxf7+
Falkbeer vs Zytogorski, 1856 
(C21) Center Game, 8 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Paulsen Attk 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (C22) 0-1Dbl N sacrifice
T Thorhallsson vs Efimenko, 2006 
(C22) Center Game, 21 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: Calabrese Countergambit (C23) 0-1Golden Oldie
NN vs Allgaier, 1809 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 18 moves, 0-1

Vienna Game: Stanley. Meitner-Mieses Gambit (C23)1-0 Qs are out
Alekhine vs S Lugowski, 1931 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 12 moves, 1-0

"How to Play Dynamic Chess" by Valeri Beim
Spielmann vs Chigorin, 1906 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 19 moves, 0-1

Vienna Game: Anderssen Def (C25) 1-0 N on 6th bests N on 8th
Steinitz vs A Hodges, 1891 
(C25) Vienna, 17 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Boden-Kieseritsky G. (C27) 1-0Lowenthal notes
Morphy vs W Potier, 1858  
(C27) Vienna Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Steinitz Gambit Knight Var (C25) 1-0 Take the N!
D Ham vs A Howard, 1979 
(C25) Vienna, 8 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Anderssen Def (C25) 1-0 Reminds of Legall's Mate
C Curt vs Ajeeb, 1901 
(C25) Vienna, 11 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Falkbeer Var (C26) 0-1 Royal family fork
NN vs B Lasker, 1881 
(C26) Vienna, 12 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: Boden-Kieseritsky Gambit (C27) 1-0 P roller
Morphy vs T Lichtenhein, 1857 
(C27) Vienna Game, 29 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Stanley. Frankenstein-Dracula (C27) 0-1 Correspond
Randy Miller vs L Statham, 1979 
(C27) Vienna Game, 23 moves, 0-1

Prepare the Pin: A nice motif that comes up fairly often.
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C28) Vienna Game, 11 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Pierce Gambit (C28) 1-0 Unstoppable Rook
W T Pierce vs W Nash, 1885 
(C28) Vienna Game, 16 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit (C28) 1-0 Extended Legall's Mate!
Zukertort vs NN, 1884 
(C28) Vienna Game, 16 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Vienna Hybrid (C28) 1-0 NxNf6+ cracks Black
S Morgan vs R Delgado Palomeque, 2008
(C28) Vienna Game, 13 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit (C28) 1-0 Discovered+ awaits
M Wuerzburger vs Peifer, 1933 
(C28) Vienna Game, 9 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Vienna Hybrid (C28) 1-0 N hits defender - 2x
J D Tresling vs Swiderski, 1899 
(C28) Vienna Game, 12 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Main Line (C29) 0-1 SuperNezh shows his stuff
Samsonov vs Nezhmetdinov, 1929 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 15 moves, 0-1

King's Gambit (C30) 1-0 Bxf7+ Unpin, QxQ decoy, N fork
Ruy Lopez vs G da Cutri, 1560 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 12 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit. Wurzburger Trap (C29) 1-0
Sax vs P Petran, 1973 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 20 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit. Breyer Var (C29) 0-1 Discovered+!
Reti vs M Kadisch, 1928 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 20 moves, 0-1

K's Gambit Declined. Classical (C30) 1-0 Q sac, Discovery pin #
J Mason vs NN, 1900 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

To 0-0+ is good // to interpose w/Discovered Check is better
NN vs M Bier, 1903 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 13 moves, 0-1

Simultaneous blindfold exhibition at Birmingham
Morphy vs J Rhodes, 1858  
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 28 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit: Declined. Classical (C30) 1-0 Turbulent center
Winawer vs Wemmers, 1881 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 28 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit: Declined. Miles Defense (C30) 0-1 Cork
T Johansson vs G Wall, 2005 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 21 moves, 0-1

King's Gambit (Accepted) 2...Bd6 (C30) 1-0 Ns Discovered+
R Razo vs J Gallardo, 2006 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 18 moves, 1-0

KGD. Classical Rotlewi Countergambit (C30) 0-1 4Ns & 4Bs
L Loewy Jr vs Schlechter, 1904 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 16 moves, 0-1

KGD. Mafia Def ...c5 & ...e5 (C30) 1-0 Unpin, hit f7 again
Morphy vs T Lichtenhein, 1857 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 20 moves, 1-0

KG Falkbeer CG. Staunton Line (C31) 0-1 Note by JHB; Fab finish
Allies vs Blackburne, 1893  
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 24 moves, 0-1

KG Falkbeer CG. Blackburne Attack (C31) 1-0 Reinfeld's puzzle
Blackburne vs H E Price, 1906 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 43 moves, 1-0

KGD: Falkbeer Countergambit. Staunton Line (C31) 0-1Discovered+
S Khavsky vs Knishenko, 1956 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 15 moves, 0-1

KGD: Falkbeer CG. Charousek Gambit (C31) 0-1 Unusual final pos
W M Byland vs H L Marks, 1947 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 21 moves, 0-1

Falkbeer Countergambit 3...e4 Charousek Gambit (C32) 1-0 N&Q++
J Valenzuela vs J Aguirre, 1998
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 15 moves, 1-0

Blam! Pow!! The KG for me!! Great attacking game.
Morozevich vs Anand, 1995 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 28 moves, 1-0

Middlegame Combinations by Peter Romanovsky
Anderssen vs Kieseritzky, 1851  
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

K's Gambit: Accepted. Breyer Gambit (C33) 1-0 Overworked pawn
Euwe vs G Kroone, 1919 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 20 moves, 1-0

KGA, Breyer Gambit (C33) 1-0 Not easy to see the compensation!
Spielmann vs J Moeller, 1920 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 28 moves, 1-0

KGA Bishop's Gambit First Jaenisch Var (C33) 1-0 Q soon trapped
Klimov vs Gorbunov, 1989 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 8 moves, 1-0

KGA. B's Gambit Greco Var (C33) 1-0 Discovered ++ dooms Black
Harrwitz vs Anderssen, 1848 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 1-0

Bomb f7...the tail of the combination has a stinger: Qh5+
Chigorin vs Schlechter, 1899 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 1-0

KGA. B's Gambit Bogoljubow Def (C33) 1-0 N+ interference
H Westerinen vs M Rolvag, 1988
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

KGA. Bishop's Gambit (C33) 1-0Interesting threats w/Dbl Octopus
Harrwitz vs Mayet, 1847  
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit: Accepted. B's Gambit (C33) 0-1 Q crashes in!
Courel vs J H Blake, 1889 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 12 moves, 0-1

KGA. Bishop's Gambit (C33) 1-0 telegraph match
S Crakanthorp vs G B Hall, 1902 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Amazing KGA (C34) 1-0 Poor M20 is strung along the entire way.
Bronstein vs M20, 1963 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

KGA. Becker Def (C34) 1-0 h-file opens rapidly, White 0-0-0
Keres vs H Soonurm, 1942
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

KG Accepted. Fischer Defense (C34) 0-1 Q sac, N fork
A Harju vs M Liimatta, 1987 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 0-1

KGA. 3...c5?! King's Knight Gambit (C34) 1-0 White Ns swarm
J Coppola vs D Frank, 1982 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 13 moves, 1-0

KGA. Fischer Def (C34) 1-0 Don't develop your opponent's pieces
Hebden vs R Cantero, 1986 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 18 moves, 1-0

KGA Bonsch-Osmolovsky Var. 4.h4?! h5 (C34) 1-0 R sac leads to K
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 18 moves, 1-0

KGA. King's Knight Gambit (C34) 1-0 Knights swirl about
Charousek vs Skultety, 1891 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 19 moves, 1-0

KGA. Schallop Def (C34) 0-1 Dbl N sac opens lines for Greco's #
P McEvan vs G Kito, 1967 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 16 moves, 0-1

KGA. Becker Defense vs Bb2, 0-0-0 (C34) 1-0 N on 6th!
Popovych vs E Karklins, 1989 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 16 moves, 1-0

KGA Cunningham Def Bertin Gambit (C35) 1-0 Brothers & Sisters
Morphy vs Bird, 1859 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 46 moves, 1-0

KGA Cunningham, McCormick Def(C35) 1-0 Sac attack, Epaulettes #
Lutikov vs Korchnoi, 1951 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA. Cunningham Def McCormick Def (C35) 1-0 W Ns have last word
Chekhlov vs Smulders, 1986 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 15 moves, 1-0

KGA. Cunningham Def Euwe/McCormick Def (C35) 1-0 K comes out?!
S Idels vs D Dillinger, 1992 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 17 moves, 1-0

KGA Modern Defense (C36) 1-0 Discovered Double Check is Mate!
A Meek vs Adbor, 1855 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit: Accepted. Modern Defense (C36) 1-0K walk, P mate
Morphy vs T Lichtenhein, 1857 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

KGA. Modern Defense (C36) 1-0 Black Q is trapped
Charousek vs G Makovetz, 1897 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

KGA. Modern Def both 0-0-0 (C36) 0-1 Well-examined
Gunsberg vs Pillsbury, 1903 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

KGA. Muzio Gambit Accepted From Def (C37) 1-0 Similar2Immortal
G MacDonnell vs Bird, 1872 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 1-0

KGA. Quade Gambit (C37) 1-0 Steady in the center
Spielmann vs Leonhardt, 1912 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

10.Ne5!! This game is a BLAST!!
Staunton vs NN, 1855 
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 29 moves, 1-0

"The Joys of Chess" by Fred Reinfeld
Spielmann vs M Elyashiv, 1903 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 29 moves, 1-0

KGA Kieseritsky Gambit Anderssen Def (C39) 1-0 Full piece coord
Morphy vs G W Medley, 1858 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Great queen sac and king hunt (and great pun, too)
J Matschego vs Falkbeer, 1853 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 0-1

KGA Kieseritsky G. Long Whip (C39) 0-1Pawn roller, 2under promo
G MacDonnell vs Bird, 1874 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 38 moves, 0-1

KGA Kieseritsky G. Cotter G. (C39) 1-0 The White N is immune
Morphy vs E Rousseau, 1849 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 1-0

KGA Kieseritsky Gambit Paulsen Def (C39) 0-1 K target practice
NN vs Paulsen, 1861 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 13 moves, 0-1

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Anderssen Def (C39) 0-1 Different Ns
E Kristiansen vs A Kolarov, 1966 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 11 moves, 0-1

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Kolisch Def (C39) 0-1 Clobbering Corres
Kendernai vs J Spodny, 1966 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 0-1

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Kolisch Def (C39) 0-1 N pair drops in
A Pablo Marin vs Chekhov, 1975
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 22 moves, 0-1

KGA. Allgaier Gambit Thorold Attk (C39) 1-0 JHB notes
Blackburne vs Philp, 1875  
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Elephant Gambit, Bc4 Scholar's try (C40) 0-1 Pin, Overworked Q
K H Jergler vs Wolfgang Schmidt, 2000 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 21 moves, 0-1

K Pawn: Schulze-Muller Gambit (C44) 1-0 Chicago/Irish Gambit
D T Phillips vs Pillsbury, 1899 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 45 moves, 1-0

Damiano Def 3.Nxe5 Nc6 4.Qh5+ (C40) 1-0 K chase, P #
L Holmberg vs O Hongset, 1962 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 9 moves, 1-0

Solitaire Chess by Bruce Pandolfini
Boleslavsky vs Lilienthal, 1941 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Elephant Gambit 3.Nxe5 Qe7 (C40) 1-0 Dbl N sac ends w/pin on N
Cochrane vs Staunton, 1842 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 20 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Fraser Def (C40) 0-1 Four on the 3rd to Mate
NN vs Keres, 1940 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 20 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Mayet Attk. Poisoned P 4...Qg5 (C40) 1-0 Dbl R
O Borik vs Novak, 1969 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 19 moves, 1-0

P-K4 Busch-Gass Gambit (C40) 0-1 Royal family fork!
K Torotoova vs M Jambrich, 1999 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 21 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Leonhardt 3.Nxe5 Qf6 4.Nc4 (C40) 1-0
L Schmid vs Erik Richter, 1951 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Fraser Def (C40) 0-1 Mutual Kside attacks
Von Marlozan vs Prince Dadian, 1876 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 0-1

Philidor Defense: Hanham Variation (C41) 1-0 Minors trap Q
Philidor vs NN, 1790 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def. Hanham. Krause Var (C41) 1-0Bxf7+ Deflects K away
M Christoffel vs A Haerri, 1992 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 1-0 Ultra Famous Opera House Game
Morphy vs Duke Karl / Count Isouard, 1858  
(C41) Philidor Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: Hanham Var (C41) 1-0 16.? Clincher!
Van der Wiel vs J van Baarle, 1983 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 16 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def: Alapin-Blackburne Gambit (C41) 1-0 Qside action
A Tjurin vs Y V Grigoriev, 2003 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 0-1 Rolling knights
Z Franco Ocampos vs Guimard, 1980 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Damiano, Kholmov Gambit (C42) 1-0 More copycat
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Marshall (C42) 0-1 Jalapenos!
R Vollmar vs D Ackerman, 1949 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Damiano. Kholmov G. (C42)1-0 N+ Royal family fork
P Damiano vs NN, 1497 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Rob the Pin
K Kopetzky vs I Engert, 1942 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 16 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit. Center Var (C42) 0-1 Pin & fork
Carlsen vs Yu Yangyi, 2019 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Three Knights (C42) 0-1 P grabbing Q knocked back
N Marache vs B Raphael, 1857 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 Repeat Anand's error
R W Jones vs Hlophe Smilo, 2016 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Marshall Var (C42) 0-1 Qxb7?!
J G Witton vs R Hodgson, 1891 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

Game 44 of 200 Miniature Games of Chess by Julius du Mont
O Sundstrom vs David Holm, 1912 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 1-0 Nxg7!
V Gashimov vs Gelfand, 2009 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 16 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 0-1Discovered Dbl + wins Q
Frank vs E Schiller, 1970 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 7 moves, 0-1

Scotch Gambit. Cochrane-Anderssen Var (C44) 0-1 Deadly Q&N
C Eliason vs Anderssen, 1855 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 20 moves, 0-1

Ponziani Opening: Steinitz Var (C44) 1-0 The Castled K wins
Alekhine vs K Isakov, 1907 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 26 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Göring Gambit. Double P Sac (C44)1-0 Ns are a pain
J McTigue vs C C Miheso, 1990 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 22 moves, 1-0

Scotch Gambit (C44) 1-0 Q trap goes horribly wrong
Bledow vs K Schorn, 1839 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 21 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Göring Gambit. Double Pawn Sac (C44) 1-0 Nc7+ fork
A Macias vs E Mario Varela, 1969
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 1-0

Ponziani Opening: Jaenisch Counterattack (C44) 1-0 Stockfish
Horwitz vs Kieseritzky, 1846 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

"Wrong cannot right the wrongs that wrong hath done"
A Miller vs Chernev, 1928 
(C45) Scotch Game, 9 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Classical Var (C45) 0-1 Looney Nh3 is a winner!
Fleissig / A Staehelin/ H Staeheli vs Alekhine, 1922 
(C45) Scotch Game, 23 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Classical 5.Nf5 (C45)0-1 Bxf2+ Deflects K then QxQ
R Banaj vs G Olarasu, 1994 
(C45) Scotch Game, 8 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Classical 7.g3 (C45) 1-0 backward f2 pawn
P Charbonneau vs Bacrot, 2004 
(C45) Scotch Game, 22 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Classical Var (C45) 1-0 Intermezzo allows retreat
T Schou-Moldt vs A Subramanian, 2015 
(C45) Scotch Game, 7 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Mieses both 0-0-0 (C45) 0-1 Incoming!
P M Kotsur vs A Volokitin, 2011 
(C45) Scotch Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Potter Var (C45) 1-0 N sac opens file to sink 0-0
G Botterill vs Richard Thomas, 1974 
(C45) Scotch Game, 18 moves, 1-0

Scotch Gambit. Kingside Var (C45) 0-1 Pseudo-Siberian Trap
R Hardarson vs E Lund, 2009 
(C45) Scotch Game, 14 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Horwitz Attack (C45) 0-1 notes by Stockfish
W J Lewis vs W Perry, 1819 
(C45) Scotch Game, 21 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Game: Halloween Gambit (C46) 1-0 K walk
G Minchev vs A Turzo, 2004 
(C46) Three Knights, 21 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Halloween Gambit (C46) 1/2-1/2 Copycat
E Schinske vs S Feldhaus, 2005 
(C46) Three Knights, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Three Knights Opening Trap (C46) 0-1 upset by 11 year old
N Starr vs Luzia Pires, 2014 
(C46) Three Knights, 8 moves, 0-1

Four Knts Scotch. Belgrade Gambit (C47) 0-1Immediate Kside fire
Rudensky vs Gribin, 1957 
(C47) Four Knights, 20 moves, 0-1

Four Knts Scotch. Belgrade Gambit Modern Def (C47) 1-0 K walk
Slastenin vs S Selivanovsky, 1960 
(C47) Four Knights, 25 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Scotch. Belgrade Gambit (C47) 1-0No castling
J A Curdo vs W P M Mitchell, 1948 
(C47) Four Knights, 17 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Italian. Noa Gambit (C47) 0-1 Black charge!
NN vs Lasker, 1891 
(C47) Four Knights, 19 moves, 0-1

Source: Pages 56-57 of March-April 1915 'Wiener Schachzeitung'
I Abonyi vs G Lovas, 1915  
(C48) Four Knights, 17 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Spanish Var (C48) 0-1 It sure looked easy
L V Genika vs Chigorin, 1900 
(C48) Four Knights, 16 moves, 0-1

Two ugly knights become fallen heroes contributing to victory
Coldwell vs Marshall, 1907 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 24 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Italian Var (C50) 1-0 She got caught
T Abrahamyan vs C Baginskaite, 2013 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 19 moves, 1-0

Giuoco Pianissimo. Italian 4 Knights (C50) 0-1Brutal sac attack
H Kloos vs Anderssen, 1861 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 19 moves, 0-1

Castle w/king first, two squares. Always move R after the K.
Ashley Todd vs Rachel Miller, 2020 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 12 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Game: Italian Var (C50) 1-0Don't miss your unpins!
C Morrow vs G Finegold, 1992 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 12 moves, 1-0

From Diagonal to Square Knights - Checkmate
H K E Clemenz vs F Eisenschmidt, 1862 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Morphy Attack (C51) 1-0 Blindfolded
Blackburne vs NN, 1872 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Morphy Attack (C51) 1-0 So Beautiful
Prince Dadian vs Boulitchoff, 1882 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 19 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Main Line (C51) 1-0 Fine Deflection
Anderssen vs G W Medley, 1851
(C51) Evans Gambit, 22 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Goering Attack (C51) 1-0 Minors strip Kside!
J O H Taylor vs Zukertort, 1874 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Morphy Attk (C51) 1-0 Heroic W Ns
G Neumann vs Zukertort, 1864 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 18 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Slow Variation (C52) 1-0 Q sac, Disc Dbl ++
Steinitz vs E Pilhal, 1860 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 17 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Pierce Def (C52) 1-0 Reinfeld # puzzle
de Riviere vs P Journoud, 1860 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 20 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Tartakower Attk (C52) 1-0 Dbl N sac
A Hachaturov vs A A Bykhovsky, 1955
(C52) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Tartakower Attack (C52) 1-0 Tactical Masterpiece
Hector vs M Antonsen, 2010 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian Classical, Cntr Attack (C53) 1-0 Notes by J. Lowenthal
Morphy vs J G Cunningham, 1859  
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian Game, Classical (C53) 0-1 A Reinfeld # puzzle
Horwitz vs Bledow, 1837 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 14 moves, 0-1

Italian, Classical. Greco (C54) 1-0 Shades of Frank Marshall
Rossolimo vs P Reissmann, 1967 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 24 moves, 1-0

(C54) Old main line Moeller Attack 13...0-0 1-0 Kside sac attk
Keres vs W E Kunerth, 1935 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 25 moves, 1-0

won the brilliancy prize at the 1890 Manchester tournament.
Taubenhaus vs E Schallopp, 1890 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

Italian, Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 0-1 8.Re1+ Kf8
Muller vs Bayer, 1908 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Scotch Gambit (C55) 0-1 11.Nxc7? 12...Bxh2+
Chigorin vs A Ascharin, 1881 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 18 moves, 0-1

Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 Caught in the center
S Merkesvik vs D Quinn, 2015
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 21 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 Simul
J Hanus vs Duras, 1912 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Deutz Gambit (C55) 1-0 Pile on the pin w/a grin
Estrin vs K Klaman, 1957 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Two Knights Def. Open Variation (C55) 1-0 22.?
J Corzo vs M Golmayo De La Torriente, 1896 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 N+ fork
A F Ker vs N Croad, 2002 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

Scotch Gambit Anderssen Attack (C56) 1-0Brilliant smothered#
Morphy vs Schrufer, 1859 
(C56) Two Knights, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian, Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attk Accepted (C56) 1-0Q trap
Glukharev vs V Murakhveri, 1969 
(C56) Two Knights, 13 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Scotch Gambit. Anderssen Attack (C56) 1-0 Q sac!
K Dyke vs Kirk, 1976 
(C56) Two Knights, 15 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Defense. Ulvestad Variation (C57) 0-1 Sizzlin'
K Burger vs Zweiburg, 1964 
(C57) Two Knights, 21 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Two Ns Def. Traxler Cntrattk N sac line (C57) 0-1
Babitsky vs G Sapundzhiev, 1964
(C57) Two Knights, 15 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Two Knts Def. Fritz Var (C57) 0-1Anastasia's Mate
K Patzl vs M Albano, 1976 
(C57) Two Knights, 21 moves, 0-1

Italian, 2 Knts Def Fried Liver Attk (C57) 1-0 7...Ke6 required
L Dubois vs J B Mapelle, 1989 
(C57) Two Knights, 9 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Def. Traxler Cntrattack Knt sac (C57) 0-1 Boden's #
Abdullaev vs Razmolodin, 1967 
(C57) Two Knights, 13 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Def. Traxler Counterattack K March line (C57) 0-1
R Rehfeld vs A Schneider, 1988 
(C57) Two Knights, 15 moves, 0-1

Game 117 in Irving Chernev's 1000 Best Short Games of Chess
Soyka vs B Tot, 1948 
(C57) Two Knights, 12 moves, 0-1

Italian, 2 Knts Def. Traxler Cntrattk N sac line(C57) 0-1lovely
J Sosna vs M Muron, 1987 
(C57) Two Knights, 15 moves, 0-1

2Knts Def. Traxler Cntrattk N sac line (C57) 1-0 N+ fork or #
Lum vs Jackson, 1978 
(C57) Two Knights, 9 moves, 1-0

Italian, 2Knts Def. Traxler Countrattk N sac (C57) 0-1Batteries
F Nijsen vs Peter van Diepen, 1973 
(C57) Two Knights, 10 moves, 0-1

Two Knts Def. Traxler Counterattack B sac line (C57) 0-1 Qmate
Mittenthal vs T Crispin, 1974 
(C57) Two Knights, 13 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Def. Ulvestad Var (C57) 0-1
S Kurkin vs Y Neelov, 1960 
(C57) Two Knights, 20 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Def. Polerio Def Suhle Def (C59) 1-0 Dbl Octopus
Radjabov vs Naiditsch, 2005 
(C59) Two Knights, 26 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Cozio Def. (C60) 0-1 Another Dbl R sac
Blackburne vs Burn, 1870 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 17 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Bird Var (C61) 0-1 Action packed Kside assaults
Zaitsev vs Timchenko, 1956 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. Nyholm Attack(C65) 0-1Stunning Nxg2!
Showalter vs Pillsbury, 1898 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def (C65) 0-1 Devastating Discovered+
H C Mees vs Jacques Davidson, 1910 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

Extreme Efficiency, A Beautiful Combination
Capablanca vs M Fonaroff, 1918 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 22 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Berlin Def. Winawer Attk (C67) 0-1 Unpin stuns, fails
C D Locock vs Gunsberg, 1888 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 20 moves, 0-1

Spanish, l'Hermet Variation Berlin Wall Def (C67) 0-1 Discovery
Grischuk vs Carlsen, 2017
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 22 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Berlin Def. Rio Gambit Accptd (C67) 1-0Trap w/analysis
L Bachmann vs Fiechtl, 1887 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 15 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. l'Hermet Var (C67) 1-0 Indiana trap
J Breland vs Rinehart, 1972 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def Siesta (C74) 1-0 Pins
Taimanov vs G Zachodiakin, 1945 
(C74) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Anderssen Var (C77) 0-1More to Discover
E Busvine vs J Birnberg, 1924 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 11 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Wormald Attk (C77) 0-1 Remove the Def
U Bonnaire vs Adams, 2001
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 27 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Mackenzie (C77)1-0 B vs N zwischenzug
Marjanovic vs R Gunawan, 1986 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 13 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Mackenzie Var (C77) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Short vs G Knapton, 1976 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 15 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C78) 1-0 Open e-file, uncastled K
Carlsen vs E Blomqvist, 2001 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 21 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C78) 1-0Failed R trap, efficient attk
Capablanca vs E Reeve, 1919 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 27 moves, 1-0

Discovered Check answered w/a Discovered Check!!
A Visitor vs H J Macthomas Thoms, 1924 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open Variation (C80) 1-0 Anastasia's Mate
T V Voronova vs Vo Hong Phuong, 2000 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 13 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Main Lines (C80) 1-0 Nxg7 sac
W Moranda vs M S Yahya, 2005 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Richter Var 7.d5 (C80) 1-0 Vicious attack!
Vidmar vs A Neumann, 1903 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Friess Attack (C80) 1-0 Noah got lost
Swiderski vs W Schwan, 1899 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 11 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Open Var (C80) 0-1 Intruding knights
K Erdeky vs Carlos Torre, 1924 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 21 moves, 0-1

after 11.Ng6+, please explain how Knights reached those squares
S S Cohen vs E Gordon, 1937 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 16 moves, 1-0

Spanish Open, St. Pburg Var (C82) 0-1 3 piece # pattern
B Lengyel vs V M Mikhalevski, 1993 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 22 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C84) 1-0 Black Q trapped by Rg1-Rg4
Ljubojevic vs Sax, 1973 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C84) 1-0 Sitting there en prise
J J O'Hanlon vs R Woodthorpe, 1949 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 13 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Marshall Attk. General (C89) 0-1 Remove the Guard
E J Byrne vs B Marsick, 1954 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 19 moves, 0-1

Standard Kingside Attack You Should Know -- Closed Dbl K Pawn
Teichmann vs Schlechter, 1911 
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 21.?
Boleslavsky vs Kholmov, 1956 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 22 moves, 1-0

K's Gambit: Accepted. Ghulam-Kassim Gambit (C37) 1-0 Mate in 12
Morphy vs M Conway, 1859 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 12 moves, 1-0

KGA, Ghulam-Kassim Gambit (C37) 1-0 Two pins win
Morphy vs Maurian, 1866 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 16 moves, 1-0

Superior development matters...it allows you to sacrfice!
Morphy vs NN, 1860 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 18 moves, 1-0

KGA Muzio Gambit (C37) 1-0 Blindfold; Supreme piling on the pin
Morphy vs NN, 1858 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 19 moves, 1-0

To accept the Muzio Gambit was a piece of chivalry
Morphy vs Alfred Jones, 1859 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 22 moves, 1-0

1) KGA 1.e4 e5 2.f4 e5xf4 3.Nf3 g5 4.Bc4 g4 5.0-0... 16.Rxf7!
G MacDonnell vs Bird, 1872 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 20 moves, 1-0

2) KGA 1.e4 e5 2.f4 e5xf4 3.Nf3 g5 4.Bc4 g4 5.0-0...Deflections
Zukertort vs Anderssen, 1865 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 20 moves, 1-0

3) KGA 1.e4 e5 2.f4 e5xf4 3.Nf3 g5 4.Bc4 g4 5.0-0... Cornered
Anderssen vs G Neumann, 1866 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 49 moves, 1-0

4) KGA 1.e4 e5 2.f4 e5xf4 3.Nf3 g5 4.Bc4 g4 5.0-0... Boden's #
Zukertort vs Anderssen, 1865 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

5) KGA 1.e4 e5 2.f4 e5xf4 3.Nf3 g5 4.Bc4 g4 5.0-0...Tied to pin
Morphy vs NN, 1858 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 28 moves, 1-0

Karl Marx plays chess? (probably a hoax)
K Marx vs Meyer, 1867 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 28 moves, 1-0

Muzio Gambit by Nimzovich's father features 2 N sacs, Q sac
S Niemzowitsch vs Neumann, 1899 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 1-0

KGA. Double Muzio Gambit (C37) 1-0 Opera Mate!
B Renaut vs NN, 1974 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 21 moves, 1-0

KG Accepted. Lolli Gambit (C37) 1-0 Q&N battery w/connected Rs
Blackburne vs NN, 1903 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

KGA. Salvio Gambit (C37) 1-0 Which N is which?
Steinitz vs Zukertort, 1872 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 45 moves, 1-0

Chess variants / Delayed Bird (000) 1-0 FAMOUS COMBO FINISH
Morphy vs Maurian, 1863 
(000) Chess variants, 36 moves, 1-0

KGA. Ghulam-Kassim Gambit (000) 1-0 K walk
La Bourdonnais vs Jouantho, 1837 
(000) Chess variants, 23 moves, 1-0

Stunning odds game by young Morphy
Morphy vs Le Carpentier, 1849 
(000) Chess variants, 13 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Lasker Def (000) 1-0Smothered Mate
Morphy vs T J Bryan, 1859 
(000) Chess variants, 23 moves, 1-0

Potter gave Queen odds and announced a forced mate at move 7!!!
W Potter vs NN, 1870 
(000) Chess variants, 15 moves, 1-0

Chess variants (000) 1-0 Shorthanded White throttles Black
Tarrasch vs Romberg, 1893 
(000) Chess variants, 28 moves, 1-0

Chess variants (000) 1-0 Tarrasch gives a lesson on attacking!
Tarrasch vs Romberg, 1893 
(000) Chess variants, 21 moves, 1-0

Initiative against IQP counts in R+N endgames
Karjakin vs Anand, 2016 
(A06) Reti Opening, 43 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0It looked like an Alekhine t-bolt
D Norwood vs S Marsh, 1992 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 36 moves, 1-0

"Bobby Fischer's Outrageous Moves" by Bruce Pandolfini
Fischer vs J Durao, 1966 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 46 moves, 1-0

KIA (A07) 1-0 One of Fischer's greatest mating combinations
Fischer vs Panno, 1970 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 36 moves, 1-0

KIA vs Sicilian/French (B40) 1-0 Jousting kNight has his day!
Fischer vs Feuerstein, 1957 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 44 moves, 1-0

Game 312 in 500 Master Games of Chess by Tartakower & du Mont
H Wolf vs Lasker, 1923 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 35 moves, 0-1

Sicilian b3 French Var. Westerinen Attack (B40) 0-1 Pile on pin
V Malaniuk vs Kotronias, 1988 
(B40) Sicilian, 27 moves, 0-1

French vs King's Indian Attack (B40)1-0 Backward f-pawn problem
S Kindermann vs Short, 1987 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 51 moves, 1-0

KIA vs French / Sicilian (B40) 1-0 Good kNight, Bad kNight
A Minasian vs Ehlvest, 2004 
(B40) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def Chigorin 2.Qe2 (C00) 0-1 Black N turns the tables
V G Kirillov vs I Mazel, 1931
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

French Defense/e6 Owen's Def (C00) 1-0 Threat of N fork
Adams vs S Vanderwaeren, 1994 
(C00) French Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def: Chigorin Var (C00) 1-0 Spearhead Gueridon # w/a pin
F S Anderson vs E Davidson, 1945 
(C00) French Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def (C00) 1-0 Open f-file tactics
M Antipov vs S V Ivanov, 2017 
(C00) French Defense, 35 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack vs Bc5 & Ba6 (C00) 1-0 White counterattack
T L Petrosian vs J Wintzer, 2008 
(C00) French Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

French Exchange (C01) 1-0N sac, RxR+ deflects Black Q, then Qh2
Staunton vs Cunningham, 1856 
(C01) French, Exchange, 28 moves, 1-0

Game 79 in Elements of Combination Play in Chess - Reinfeld
E G Sergeant vs Capablanca, 1935 
(C01) French, Exchange, 37 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange (C01) 1-0 Dim knights win?!
G Schories vs J J O'Hanlon, 1906 
(C01) French, Exchange, 26 moves, 1-0

French Advance, Nimzowitsch Gambit (C02) 1-0 Famous suffocation
Nimzowitsch vs Hakansson, 1922  
(C02) French, Advance, 28 moves, 1-0

French Advance 6.Be2 Euwe Var (C02) 1-0 W rips center apart
S Zhigalko vs B Czap, 2007
(C02) French, Advance, 29 moves, 1-0

French Advance. Nimzowitsch System (C02) 1-0 Roman Holiday
Dzindzichashvili vs Fritz, 1991 
(C02) French, Advance, 28 moves, 1-0

French Advance 6.Be2 Paulsen Attk (C02) 0-1 N sac offer
L'Ami vs Shirov, 2019 
(C02) French, Advance, 39 moves, 0-1

French Def: Advance 6.a3 c4 ML (C02) 0-1 2-for-1 Rook, & N fork
D Provost vs K Spraggett, 1979 
(C02) French, Advance, 35 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Haberditz Var (C03) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Karpov vs J Enevoldsen, 1972 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 28 moves, 1-0

Guimard Defense Main Line (C04) 1-0 Pin allows en prise kNight
D Howell vs M Meinhardt, 2007 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 39 moves, 1-0

French Def. Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 1-0 Q Spearhead Greek Gift
A Shashin vs Dashkevich, 1955 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 18 moves, 1-0

French Def. Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 1-0 Bxh7+ Greek Gift win
Foltys vs Mohyla, 1940 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 17 moves, 1-0

French Def. Tarrasch. Closed Variation (C05) 1-0 Interference
W Bialas vs K Darga, 1951 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 18 moves, 1-0

-- Wolfgang Uhlmann, "Winning with the French"
W Bialas vs Uhlmann, 1951 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Botvinnik Var (C05) 1-0Lost the open file
Kavalek vs Mednis, 1978 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 30 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Kasparov Attack(C10) 1-0Sac attack, Q on 7th
W So vs V Akobian, 2016 
(C10) French, 24 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 Defense: Normal Variation (C10) 1-0 Making use of pins
Fischer vs R Blaine, 1964 
(C10) French, 32 moves, 1-0

60...g1=N to prevent a fork
Aranov vs Karpov, 1962 
(C10) French, 71 moves, 0-1

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

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

French Classical. Swiss Variation (C11) 1-0 Morphy-like K hunt
Blackburne vs Thomson, 1885  
(C11) French, 31 moves, 1-0

15 yr. old Radjabov upsets Kasparov
Kasparov vs Radjabov, 2003 
(C11) French, 39 moves, 0-1

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

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

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky (C11) 1-0 N Discovered+
E Blomqvist vs F Englert, 2014 
(C11) French, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Variation (C11) 1-0 27.?
Boleslavsky vs Teschner, 1960 
(C11) French, 39 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Sack Attack!!
P F Schmidt vs H Nowarra, 1941 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1 video links
Anand vs Kramnik, 2020 
(C11) French, 63 moves, 0-1

French McCutcheon. Lasker Var (C12) 1-0 A Knight on the 6th...
Lasker vs Showalter, 1899 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 38 moves, 1-0

French Def: McCutcheon. Lasker Var (C12) 1-0 Awesome Qh8+ trap!
Matulovic vs A Tsvetkov, 1965 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 41 moves, 1-0

French Def: McCutcheon. Janowski Var (C12) 0-1 N saves the day!
Spielmann vs Vidmar, 1907 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 34 moves, 0-1

FR, Albin-Chatard Gambit (C13) 1-0 Efficient, beautiful attack
Tartakower vs Lasker, 1924 
(C13) French, 31 moves, 1-0

FR, ClassicalRichter Attack (C13) 1-0 Dbl N sacs followed by +s
Anderssen vs K Pitschel, 1872 
(C13) French, 30 moves, 1-0

French vs Alekhine-Chatard Attack (C13) 1-0Neato N sac & N trap
Nezhmetdinov vs S Pimenov, 1936 
(C13) French, 31 moves, 1-0

French Def. Alekhine-Chatard Attk (C13) 0-1 4 "exchange" sacs!
J Smeets vs Yifan Hou, 2008 
(C13) French, 58 moves, 0-1

French Def Alekhine-Chatard Attack. Maroczy Var (C13) 1-0 Miss
Murey vs B Gruzman, 1965 
(C13) French, 37 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Richter Attack (C13) 1-0 Looming Knights
K Richter vs A Vajda, 1931 
(C13) French, 26 moves, 1-0

French Alekhine-Chatard Attk. Albin-Chatard Gambit (C13) 1-0
Unzicker vs J H Donner, 1964
(C13) French, 28 moves, 1-0

I.A. Horowitz's "How to win in the Chess Openings" Chess Movie
Rubinstein vs Levenfish, 1911  
(C14) French, Classical, 29 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Alapin Var (C14) 1-0 Each piece assaults
A M Levin vs Swiderski, 1902 
(C14) French, Classical, 34 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Rubinstein Var (C14) 0-1Remove the Guard
J W te Kolste vs Swiderski, 1899
(C14) French, Classical, 28 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 Defense: Winawer (C15) 0-1 A lovely shot!
J Barle vs I Jelen, 1979 
(C15) French, Winawer, 30 moves, 0-1

French Winawer Winckelmann-Riemer Gambit (C15) 1-0 Weirdo play
Kosteniuk vs Yifan Hou, 2008 
(C15) French, Winawer, 42 moves, 1-0

FR Winawer Winckelmann-Riemer Gambit (C15) 1-0 Remove the guard
Fischer vs Uhlmann, 1970 
(C15) French, Winawer, 31 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer (C15) 1-0 kNights take off!
Perez vs Fernandez, 1947 
(C15) French, Winawer, 15 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer Var (C15) 1-0 Pin, Royal Fork Mate!
I A Nataf vs B Ostenstad, 2004 
(C15) French, Winawer, 29 moves, 1-0

French Winawer. Petrosian Var (C16) 1-0 Surprising sacrifices
Geller vs Karpov, 1976 
(C16) French, Winawer, 42 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Advance General (C16) 1-0 Brilliant!!
Lasker vs Annie Mabel Gooding, 1908 
(C16) French, Winawer, 31 moves, 1-0

French Winawer. Bogoljubow Var (C17) 1-0 Alekhine's GUN
Alekhine vs Nimzowitsch, 1930 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 30 moves, 1-0

Game 6 in The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames by Stephen Giddins
Lasker vs Nimzowitsch, 1934 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 65 moves, 0-1

FR Winawer. Classical Var (C18) 1/2-1/2 N&P EG
C Horvath vs Uhlmann, 1988 
(C18) French, Winawer, 53 moves, 1/2-1/2

FR Winawer. Advance (C18) 1-0 Overworked pawn crumbles chain
Fischer vs W Hook, 1970 
(C18) French, Winawer, 28 moves, 1-0

FR Winawer Classical (C18) 0-1Ultra centralization, Pawn roller
Hort vs Petrosian, 1970 
(C18) French, Winawer, 48 moves, 0-1

Game 106: My Best Games Of Chess 1924-1937 by A. Alekhine
Alekhine vs A Frieman, 1924  
(C21) Center Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Double knight sacrifices let the heavy pieces in; Q will win.
G Nielsen / V Nielsen vs A van der Linde, 1874 
(C21) Center Game, 29 moves, 1-0

Striking last move like Marshall's "Pieces of Gold" game
Alekhine vs Supico, 1941 
(C21) Center Game, 20 moves, 1-0

25. Qe6+! is the first of four deflection moves for mate.
J Mieses vs Albin, 1903 
(C21) Center Game, 28 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit (C21) 1-0 Dbl R sacrifice, Q sacrifice
C G M Watson vs NN, 1916 
(C21) Center Game, 20 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit 4.Nxc3 (C21) 1-0 Leaping knights abound
T Schuster vs G Hodakowsky, 1959
(C21) Center Game, 20 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Berger Variation (C22) 1-0 Nf6 Block
Shabalov vs Alexander V Ivanov, 1994 
(C22) Center Game, 32 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Paulsen Attack (C22) 0-1 Max use of half-open file
P Mertens vs E Eichhorn, 1968 
(C22) Center Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Center Game: Berger Var (C22) 0-1 Octopus into N fork
A Ozsvath vs G Kluger, 1962
(C22) Center Game, 33 moves, 0-1

Center Game: Berger Var (C22) 1-0 Incoming N robs the pin
E Schallopp vs E Thorold, 1890
(C22) Center Game, 30 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Berger Variation (C22) 0-1 kicked by a horse
R Kulkarni vs Carlsen, 2017 
(C22) Center Game, 28 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: Calabrese Countergambit (C23) 0-1 Greco Mate
Reichert vs E J Diemer, 1950 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Vienna Game: Stanley Var. Bronstein G. (C28) 0-1Discover Dbl+
J J Hastings vs A P Law, 1994 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 15 moves, 0-1

The best Steinitz's sacrifice! Every type of unit involved!
M Hewitt vs Steinitz, 1866 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 26 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: Ponziani Gambit (C24) 1-0 Qs & Ns riddle
S Kurkin vs A Panko, 2003 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 71 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Paulsen Var (C25) 0-1 Surprising K walk
Schmaltz vs R Har-Zvi, 2001 
(C25) Vienna, 24 moves, 0-1

Vienna Gambit. Hamppe Allgaier Gambit (C25) 1-0 Dbl ++ finish!!
Schlechter vs J Thirring, 1893 
(C25) Vienna, 35 moves, 1-0

Leapin' kNights & Sittin' Queens! Suffocation Mate!
Mandolfo vs Kolisch, 1858 
(000) Chess variants, 19 moves, 0-1

Vienna Game: Mieses Var (C26) 0-1 N sac cracks pawn shield
Miles vs D B Pritchard, 1973 
(C26) Vienna, 31 moves, 0-1

Vienna Game (C25) 1-0 White can produce a passer on both sides
Averbakh vs I Nei, 1963 
(C27) Vienna Game, 42 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Steinitz Gambit Fraser-Minckwitz Def (C25) 1-0!
Chigorin vs A Solovtsov, 1884 
(C28) Vienna Game, 46 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Vienna Hybrid (C28) 1-0 Two threats
Tartakower vs Rubinstein, 1925 
(C28) Vienna Game, 37 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Steinitz Variation (C29) 0-1 Brilliancy prize
Steinitz vs Lasker, 1899 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 30 moves, 0-1

Vienna Gambit. Main Line (C29) 0-1 Octopus torments uncastled K
Jobava vs Mamedyarov, 2013 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 27 moves, 0-1

KGD: Falkbeer Countergambit. Nimzowitsch-Marshall CG (C31) 0-1
J Balogh vs G Nagy, 1914 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 28 moves, 0-1

KGD: Falkbeer Countergambit. Staunton Line (C31) 0-1 Exhibition
A Zander vs Lasker, 1892 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 35 moves, 0-1

KGA. B's Gambit Boden Var (C33) 1-0 Showdown of the Knights
H Westerinen vs O Moen, 1985 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 40 moves, 1-0

KGA. B's Gambit First Jaenisch Var (C33) 1-0 Three Ns on 5th
H Westerinen vs Hebden, 1988 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 36 moves, 1-0

KGA. Bishop's Gambit (C33) 0-1 Roundhouse Knights!
G Marco vs Steinitz, 1898
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 36 moves, 0-1

KGA. Mason-Keres Gambit (C33) 1-0 Pesky knight
Bronstein vs A A Bykhovsky, 1965 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 43 moves, 1-0

KGA. Abbazia Defense (C36) 1-0 Double N sacrifice!
J Gallagher vs Balashov, 1991 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 35 moves, 1-0

Game 71 in 'The Guinness Book of Chess GMs' by William Hartston
Reti vs Flamberg, 1912 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 37 moves, 1-0

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Anderssen Def (C39) 1-0 Royal Brutality
P Pervago vs W T Pierce, 1903 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 33 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Mayet Attack (C40) 0-1 Notes by Blackburne
Gamman vs Blackburne, 1869  
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 31 moves, 0-1

Damiano Defense Chigorin Gambit (C40) 1/2-1/2 Hairy game!
Schiffers vs Chigorin, 1897 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

Elephant G (C40) 0-1 White 3.d4 declines, Black N rampages
F Washaba vs P Corbin, 2004 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Fraser Defense (C40) 0-1 kNights bite
A F Ludvigsen vs S Sorensen, 1872 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bronstein Attack (C40) 1-0 N sac, pin
P Littlewood vs S Kindermann, 1978 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 22 moves, 1-0

Elephant Gambit: Maroczy Gambit (C40) 1-0 Show me Captain Ron!
O Winkler vs M Schulz, 2001 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 34 moves, 1-0

Gunderam Defense: General (C40) 1-0 wowzeroo!
B Amin vs I H Labib, 2001 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 46 moves, 1-0

A knight on the 6th aids/harrasses heavy pieces, wins the EG
Anderssen vs Paulsen, 1873 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 54 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: Exchange Variation (C41) 1-0 R sac, N pops
Morphy vs Harrwitz, 1858 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 35 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 0-1 Black Q hung 3 different ways!?!
E MacDonald vs Burn, 1910 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 49 moves, 0-1

Game 40 in Modern Chess Brilliancies by Larry Melvyn Evans
Konovalov vs Mordkovitch, 1957
(C41) Philidor Defense, 18 moves, 1/2-1/2

Philidor Def transposes to Three Knights Bb5 (C41) 1/2-1/2
Serper vs A Dreev, 1987 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 53 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 White defies h6
S Hosea vs P A Fontaine, 2009 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 29 moves, 1-0

Russian, Classical. Chigorin Var (C42) 0-1 HP's 1st win over EL
Lasker vs Pillsbury, 1895 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 33 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Cozio (Lasker) Attack (C42) 1-0 Deflection 31.b4!
McShane vs Lagno, 2004 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 40 moves, 1-0

Russian Game 3...Qe7?! Are you prepared? (C42) 1-0 Nxf7 sac.
S Milliet vs I Ludwig, 2001 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Ns on 6th
Lasker vs J White, 1892 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights (C42) 0-1 Combo finish
Nijboer vs Piket, 1994
(C42) Petrov Defense, 31 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Karklins-Martinovsky 4.Nd3 (C42) 1/2-1/2 Qless MG
Carlsen vs Caruana, 2018 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 80 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Staunton (C42) 0-1 Over matched
ETABETA vs Rybka, 2006 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 32 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit Nxf7 (C42) 1/2-1/2 Stockfish
Topalov vs Kramnik, 1999 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Jaenisch Var (C42) 1-0 30.?
Bologan vs Kasimdzhanov, 2002 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 41 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Var (C43) 1/2-1/2 Psycho Ns
I Zaitsev vs Karpov, 1966 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Attack (C43) 0-1 Combo!
Huebner vs A S Segal, 1969 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 51 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Trifunovic Var (C43) 0-1 NxRa1
Browne vs J Acers, 1971 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 42 moves, 0-1

Ponziani Opening: Steinitz Variation (C44) 1-0 Attack & Defense
Euwe vs A Speijer, 1921
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 39 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Scotch Gambit. Saratt Var (C44) 1-0Blinfold Bonzai
Blackburne vs W R Ballard, 1872 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 36 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Relfsson Gambit (C44) 1-0 K walk, Mayet's #
M Lange vs Von Schierstedt, 1855 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Göring Gambit. Double P Sac (C44) 1-0 Whirlwind Ns
I Zaitsev vs V Storozhenko, 1970 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Göring Gambit. Double Pawn Sacrifice (C44) 1-0Pins
Klovans vs M Knezevic, 1960 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 29 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game (C45) 1-0 Brilliant double Ns sacrificial finish
P H Williams vs W D Wight, 1919 
(C45) Scotch Game, 29 moves, 1-0

Reinfeld's Chess Str'gy & T'ics... "A Typical Marshall Swindle"
Marshall vs G Marco, 1904 
(C45) Scotch Game, 76 moves, 1-0

Congres international des echecs, 1869; Incredible 2 # patterns
C Golmayo vs Loyd, 1867 
(C45) Scotch Game, 36 moves, 0-1

Scotch, Classical. Intermezzo (C45) 1/2- "Greco's #" perpetual
Rublevsky vs Onischuk, 2002 
(C45) Scotch Game, 16 moves, 1/2-1/2

Scotch Game: Schmidt Var (C45) 1-0 Double sacs for promotion
C Golmayo vs Steinitz, 1867 
(C45) Scotch Game, 51 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Horwitz Attk 4...Qh4 5.Nb5 Blackburne Var(C45) 0-1
C Golmayo vs Steinitz, 1883 
(C45) Scotch Game, 27 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: General (C45) 0-1 like a pinball machine!
S Shankland vs J Xiong, 2019 
(C45) Scotch Game, 41 moves, 0-1

4N Vienna; In Pinski's "The Four Knights" book, Game 86.
Glek vs F Kroeze, 1996 
(C46) Three Knights, 27 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Gunsberg Var (C46) 1-0 24.0-0-0 wins again
Carlsen vs S Nyysti, 2002 
(C46) Three Knights, 42 moves, 1-0

Game 148 in 500 Master Games of Chess by Tartakower & du Mont
Leonhardt vs Tarrasch, 1910 
(C46) Three Knights, 27 moves, 1-0

Brazen: A classic Q sac, then a N sac followed by a pawn mate
N Kosolapov vs Nezhmetdinov, 1936 
(C46) Three Knights, 24 moves, 0-1

The Immortal Desperado (and the most hilarious chess game ever)
Bogoljubov vs L Schmid, 1949 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 0-1

"Akiba Rubinstein: Uncrowned King" by Donaldson/Minev
Nimzowitsch vs Rubinstein, 1912  
(C45) Scotch Game, 29 moves, 0-1

4 Knts Spanish. Classical Marshall Gambit (C48) 0-1Beauty prize
Short vs Timman, 1992 
(C48) Four Knights, 28 moves, 0-1

4 Knts Spanish. Symmetri Copycat (C49) 1-0 h-file battery unpin
Nunn vs J Howell, 1991 
(C49) Four Knights, 46 moves, 1-0

4 Knts Game: Nimzowitsch (Paulsen) (C49) 1-0 lively struggle
Alekhine vs Vidmar, 1911 
(C49) Four Knights, 38 moves, 1-0

Rook Lift, Queen sacrifice and Arabian Mate all in one!
Koltanowski vs NN, 1945 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

Italian Game (C50) 1-0 Royal attack leads to royal fork
Morphy vs A Bousserolles, 1859 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 31 moves, 1-0

The Chess World 1867/68, p. 451
Loyd vs S Rosenthal, 1867 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 36 moves, 1-0

Italian Game d3, c3; exhanges on e3 (C50) 1-0 Black in a Bind
Carlsen vs Anand, 2016 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 38 moves, 1-0

Both Petrosian & Anand got to play this Qh8+/Nxf7+ tactic twice
Anand vs Mamedyarov, 2019 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 63 moves, 1-0

Giuoco Pianissimo. Italian Four Knts (C50) 1/2-1/2 N ending
Blackburne vs Chigorin, 1898 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 72 moves, 1/2-1/2

Italian Game: Italian Var (C50) 1-0 Sham Q sacrifice
Mohishunder vs Cochrane, 1854
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 26 moves, 1-0

editor's pick as Best Game of Volume 139 of Chess Informant
A Goganov vs Abhimanyu Puranik, 2019 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 51 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Compromised Def ML (C52) 1-0 Stunning N
Tarrasch vs C Kelz, 1890 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 26 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Italian Variation (C50) 1-0 jaw dropping sac
Charousek vs Lehner, 1897 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 26 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Morphy Attack (C51) 1-0 5 Sacrifices!
Blackburne vs NN, 1898 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Accepted (C51) 1-0 Dbl check next
O Lie vs E Kjaerstad, 1954 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 30 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Paulsen Var (C51) 1-0 29...Nd2 comes up empty
Anderssen vs G Neumann, 1864 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Game 44 in Lasker's Manual of Chess by Emanuel Lasker.
Dufresne vs Harrwitz, 1847 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 30 moves, 1-0

Overworked R invites Q sac followed by royal family fork & fork
Chigorin vs Steinitz, 1892 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 47 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Tartakower Attack (C52) 1-0 Blitz
Ganguly vs A Aleksandrov, 2014 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Italian, Classical. Tarrasch (C53) 1-0Rob the pin, hit the 7th!
Spielmann vs E Eliskases, 1936 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 47 moves, 1-0

Italian, Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 Take it or leave it
J Furhoff vs T Nyback, 2007 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 33 moves, 1-0

Italian, Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 Lasting pins are painful
Blackburne / Steel vs Zukertort / Hoffer, 1881 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 36 moves, 1-0

Italian, Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo c3, d3, Be3 (C53) 1-0 N#
Tarrasch vs K Eckart, 1890
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 38 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 JHB notes
Blackburne vs Tarrasch, 1896  
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 46 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 24.?
Chigorin vs Charousek, 1896 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 35 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 Blitz fun
Leko vs N Abdusattorov, 2019 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 66 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 0-1 video link
Grischuk vs A Giri, 2020 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 29 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo 000 vs. 00 (C53) 0-1
E B Loughran vs F K Esling, 1891 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 31 moves, 0-1

Round One escape of Fischer's 11-0 sweep
Mednis vs Fischer, 1963 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 62 moves, 0-1

Italian, Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 Pair o' Ns!
Steinitz vs Meitner, 1860 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

Mikhail Tal (1936-1992)
Tal vs Jack Miller, 1988 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 33 moves, 1-0

Game 29 in "The Giuoco Piano" by Eduard Gufeld & Oleg Stetsko
Ivanchuk vs Khalifman, 1992 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 46 moves, 1-0

G73 The NIC Book of Chess Improvement edited by S. Giddins
Adams vs Onischuk, 1997 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 31 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Two Knights Defense. Open Var (C55) 1-0 blindfold
Chigorin vs NN, 1898 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Italian, Scotch Gambit. Anderssen Attk (C56) 1-0 Q robs the pin
Larry Evans vs A Sandrin, 1946 
(C56) Two Knights, 34 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Def. Fried Liver Attack(C57) 1-0Dbl N sacs enter R+
O Giordanengo vs R Gehrke, 1991 
(C57) Two Knights, 24 moves, 1-0

2Knts Def. Ponziani-Steinitz Gambit 4.Ng5 Nxe4 (C57) 1-0 K walk
Minifie vs Berry, 1946 
(C57) Two Knights, 20 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Def. Polerio Def Bishop + line (C58) 0-1 Bold N Sac
A V Gorbatov vs V Yandemirov, 2007
(C58) Two Knights, 29 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Def. Polerio Def Kieseritsky (C58) 1-0 Pawn pyramid
Bronstein vs E Rojahn, 1956 
(C58) Two Knights, 38 moves, 1-0

Two Knts Def. Polerio Def B+ line (C58) 0-1 Q trap!
Steinitz vs Chigorin, 1892 
(C58) Two Knights, 30 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Def. Polerio Def Suhle Def (C59) 0-1 shoved back
M Hamer vs L Andreassen, 2007
(C59) Two Knights, 33 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Defense. Polerio, Suhle Def (C59) 0-1 K walk
Fomenko vs L Radchenko, 1967 
(C59) Two Knights, 25 moves, 0-1

annotated in J. Hajtun, Selected Games of Mikhail Tal, game 21
Tal vs Furman, 1958 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 38 moves, 1-0

Carlsen - Karjakin World Championship Match (2016) New York, NY
Carlsen vs Karjakin, 2016 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 75 moves, 1-0

Spanish Berlin Def. Minckwitz Var (C67) 1-0 SO GOOD it's creepy
Tal vs P Kampenuss, 1953 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 37 moves, 1-0

Back-to-back knight sacrifices open two files w/thunder
E Hanna vs F B Walker, 1899 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 36 moves, 1-0

Spanish, l'Hermet Var. Berlin Wall Def (C67) 1-0 nap w/N on 6th
Fischer vs Bisguier, 1963 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish, l'Hermet Variation Berlin Wall Def (C67) 1-0 N kicks!
Caruana vs Carlsen, 2014 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 53 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Wall J. Rogers Line (C67) 1-0 Underpromoti
Movsesian vs Leko, 2012 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 36 moves, 1-0

Game 2 Chess Highlights of the 20th Century by Graham Burgess
Halprin vs Pillsbury, 1900 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish, Berlin Def. Rio Gambit Accepted (C67) 1-0 Stockfish
Bird vs Steinitz, 1866 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 27 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Exchange Variation (C68) 1/2-1/2 Brave kNight
Lasker / Taubenhaus vs Janowski / Soldatenkov, 1909 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Exchange Alekhine Var (C68) 1-0 N on 6th, Rs penetrate
Lasker vs Capablanca, 1914 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 42 moves, 1-0

Spanish Exchange. Keres Var (C68) 1-0 Upside down Arabian Mate
Alekhine vs B Verlinsky, 1918 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 41 moves, 1-0

Game 10 in Steve Giddins' 50 Essential Chess Lessons
P Romanovsky vs A A Smorodsky, 1924 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 50 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Columbus Var (C68) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish; publis
F Hermann vs H Hussong, 1930 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 32 moves, 0-1

Spanish Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def(C71) 1-0 Q sacs, R 7th
Lasker vs Steinitz, 1895 
(C71) Ruy Lopez, 32 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Kecskemet Var (C75) 1-0A bit like a Greek Gift
L Schmid vs K Gumprich, 1950 
(C79) Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred, 30 moves, 1-0

Spanish Morphy Def. Anderssen Var (C77) 0-1 Exchange Sac
F J Lee vs Lasker, 1899 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 46 moves, 0-1

Spanish Morphy Def. Wormald Attack(C77) 1-0Notes by E. Schiller
B Beffie vs W A T Schelfhout, 1915  
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Bayreuth Var (C77) 1-0 No, Tal had Black!
Gufeld vs Tal, 1959 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 37 moves, 1-0

Game 129 of 'Three Hundred Chess Games' by Siegbert Tarrasch
Tarrasch vs J N Berger, 1889 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 74 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Morphy Attack (C78) 1-0 Knight on the 6th
Lasker vs Chigorin, 1899 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 49 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Defense. Neo-Archangelsk (C78) 0-1 Two N traps
E Berg vs McShane, 2003 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 69 moves, 0-1

A Queen ? or a Knight with Check ?
Cherepkov vs Bronstein, 1961 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 41 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open. Riga Var (C80) 0-1 Snug as a bug in a rug!
M Borriss vs U Kersten, 2007 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 39 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open. Karpov Gambit (C80) 1-0 Sacs, Pawn Roller!
G Swathi vs L Robichaud, 2006 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 32 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. St. Petersburg Var (C82) 0-1 Valiant Knight
Geller vs G Garcia, 1978 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 22 moves, 0-1

An exchange sacrifice ends up trashing Alekhine's kingside
Alekhine vs Rubinstein, 1912  
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 27 moves, 0-1

Kasparov moves his knight five times in a row and the game ends
Kasparov vs Leko, 2001 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C84) 0-1 Keres' Three on the 3rd Mate
B Malksoo vs Keres, 1940 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 40 moves, 0-1

Game225 in 'The Guinness Book of Chess GMs' by William Hartston
Kasparov vs Short, 1993 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 36 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Delayed Exch (C85) 1-0 Two Mating Squares
Taimanov vs J Pogats, 1950
(C85) Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD), 26 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Trajkovic Counterattack (C88) 1-0 28.Nf6
G Timoshchenko vs Szabo, 1972
(C88) Ruy Lopez, 27 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Marshall Attack (C89) 0-1 Just after intro w/Capa
J S Morrison vs Marshall, 1918 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 84 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Marshall Attack. Modern Var (C89) 0-1 25...?
Z Almasi vs Khalifman, 1997 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 36 moves, 0-1

"Knightmare" (game of the day Oct-21-2018)
Tal vs Portisch, 1976 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed Zaitsev System (C92) 1-0 R lift, pin, sac 2 Ns
Ivanchuk vs P Lukacs, 1988 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 26 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed Flohr System (C92) 1-0 Dbl B sac and more
K Spraggett vs G Vescovi, 2004 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Keres Defense (C92) 0-1 Black Ns on the 3rd
Bronstein vs Alatortsev, 1944 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 39 moves, 0-1

"Attack with Mikhail Tal" - "Launching" Knights?!
Tal vs Geller, 1964 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Zaitsev System (C92) 1-0 28.?
P Haba vs P Nikolic, 2005 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 32 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed Variations. Smyslov Defense (C93) ˇ 1-0
E Bhend vs L Weltjens, 1958
(C93) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense, 30 moves, 1-0

"one of the best games played in the 20th century" -- GM K.S.
Karpov vs Ulf Andersson, 1969 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 60 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed Var Chigorin Def (C98) 1-0 Q sac & more!
Carlsen vs H Harestad, 2003 
(C98) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 38 moves, 1-0

He missed Petrosian's corner Q sac, N+ fork for a draw
Kotronias vs Hebden, 2007 
(C99) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd, 86 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Open Var (C80) 1-0 Pure Anastasia's Mate!
W Berryman vs E Straat, 1919 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 14 moves, 1-0

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