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M Galyas vs J Bick, 2006 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 1 moves, 1-0

Paul Morphy: The Pride and Sorrow of Chess, pp. 221-22
Morphy vs N Marache, 1859  
(000) Chess variants, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian Game, Classical. Albin Gambit (000)1-0 Odd but pretty #
Bird vs Pinkerley, 1850 
(000) Chess variants, 24 moves, 1-0

Game 255 of 'Three Hundred Chess Games' by Siegbert Tarrasch.
Tarrasch vs Schroeder, 1894 
(000) Chess variants, 25 moves, 1-0

Variant KGA (000) 0-1 Avoiding exchanges means retreat
Morphy vs T Lichtenhein, 1859 
(000) Chess variants, 24 moves, 0-1

Sic Fischer-Sozin Attack. Flank Var (B87) 0-1 Thematic sacs
Ashley vs Nakamura, 2003 
(B87) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5, 25 moves, 0-1

Sic Scheveningen. Classical (B84) 0-1 Useless White promotion
G A Thomas vs Szabo, 1939 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 25 moves, 0-1

1.P-K4 Napoleon Attack (C20) 0-1 Don't try for Scholar's Mate
Napoleon Bonaparte vs The Turk, 1809 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 0-1

Danish Gambit (C21) 1-0 SacSelf-obstruction; Reinfeld # puzzle!
Blackburne vs NN, 1863  
(C21) Center Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Danish G. Declined. Sorensen Def 3...d5 exd5 (C21) 0-1 Bs 4Free
G Nyholm vs Alekhine, 1912 
(C21) Center Game, 25 moves, 0-1

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

Great game, similar to Paulsen vs Morphy 1857
G MacDonnell vs S Boden, 1869 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 24 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: Lopez Var (C23) 1-0 Philidor's Legacy w/B aid
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 24 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Hamppe Allgaier Gambit (C25) · 1-0
Blackburne vs Benfy, 1898 
(C25) Vienna, 25 moves, 1-0

Dazzling; Schlechter plays visciously! kNights kick bishop pair
Schlechter vs Steinitz, 1898 
(C28) Vienna Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bronstein Attack (C40) 1-0 DB UNLOADS
Bronstein vs V Mikenas, 1941 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Morphy's 16 ... Nb4-d3+!! is an incredible tactical thunderbolt
T W Barnes vs Morphy, 1858 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Scotch Gambit. Saratt Var (C44) 0-1 Kside counter attack
A Meek vs Morphy, 1855 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Classical Var (C45) 1-0 Spearhead on the a-file
E Schallopp vs F Riemann, 1880 
(C45) Scotch Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Haxo Gambit (C45) 1-0 Single Piece Mate in One
Staunton vs Harrwitz, 1846 
(C45) Scotch Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Three Knights Opening (C46) 1-0 Nge7 chopped up again!
A A Smorodsky vs B Gregory, 1914 
(C46) Three Knights, 24 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

Beautiful foresight by Capablanca.
Capablanca vs H Steiner, 1933 
(C49) Four Knights, 25 moves, 1-0

Giuoco Pianissimo. Canal (C50) 0-1Remove the guard, Epaulette #
Albin vs O Bernstein, 1904 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 24 moves, 0-1

A beautiful finish found in Reinfeld checkmate books
H K E Clemenz vs F Eisenschmidt, 1862 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. ML (C51) 1-0Black fails to develop all his minors
McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Main Line (C51) 1-0 Devestating B pair
Morphy vs J Schulten, 1857 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. ML (C51) 1-0 Philidor's Legacy next
Napoleao dos Santos vs J Caldas Vianna, 1880 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

The Evergreen Game -- A famous Evan's Gambit
Anderssen vs Dufresne, 1852 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Slow Variation (C52) 1-0 Queenside clamp
Gunsberg vs Steinitz, 1891 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Pierce Defense (C52) 1-0Heavy blows
Morphy vs E Morphy, 1856 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 47 in Great Brilliancy Prize Games of the Chess Masters/FR
T van Scheltinga vs Euwe, 1946 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 25 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

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

Two Knights Def. Polerio Def. Kieseritsky Var (C58) 0-1 R Sac
F Deacon vs Kolisch, 1860 
(C58) Two Knights, 24 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Def. Polerio Def Bishop Check line (C58) 0-1 Pins
Steinitz vs Chigorin, 1892 
(C58) Two Knights, 24 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. Tarrasch Trap (C66) 1-0 Remove Guard
Yates vs H E Price, 1923 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Exchange Var. Alapin Gambit (C69) 0-1 P fork backfires
Piotrowski vs J Sokolow, 1971 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 24 moves, 0-1

Fake game in "Freude am Schach" by Gerhard Henschel in 1959.
Einstein vs Oppenheimer, 1933 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C74) 1-0 Kside attack
Anand vs Yusupov, 1994 
(C74) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish,Marshall Attack. Steiner Var (C89) 0-1 Exposed royalty
C B van den Berg vs Szabo, 1958 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 24 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch Def. Scandinavian. Advance (B00) 0-1 U12 Demolition
Elene Tsotsonava vs Annapoorni Meiyappan, 2016 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 25 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch Defense: Mikenas Var (B00) 1-0 BF blasts foe
Fischer vs Tom Schuch, 1964 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Defense: Scandinavian. Exchange (B00) 0-1
O Barbosa vs J Gonzales, 2008 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 25 moves, 0-1

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5 Mieses Main Lines (B01) 1-0 Much analyzed
Anand vs Lautier, 1997 
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian Modern Var (B01) 1-0 Two hanging Bs gets worse
Koltanowski vs B Clark, 1951 
(B01) Scandinavian, 24 moves, 1-0

Cntr Cntr 3...Qd8 Ilundain (B01) 1-0 Q forks h7 and LPDO N
A Gonzalez Perez vs D Monell Camarasa, 2012
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1-0

Anderssen Counterattack 4.d4 e5 (B01) 1-0 Notes by Lowenthal
Morphy vs Anderssen, 1858  
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1-0

The Russians Play Chess by Irving Chernev > Perpetual check
Lasker vs Alekhine, 1914 
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Scandinavian Modern 3.Bb5+ (B01) 0-1 Impressive crusher
J Vavrinsky vs Alekhine, 1925 
(B01) Scandinavian, 24 moves, 0-1

Cntr Cntr 3...Qd6 Schiller-Pytel Var (B01) 1-0 2 pawns thrust
R Edouard vs M Stockmann, 2011 
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1-0

April, 1971 issue of Boys' Life annotated by Larry Evans
Fischer vs W G Addison, 1970 
(B01) Scandinavian, 24 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def: Exchange (B03) 1-0 Central batteries, N invasion
Boleslavsky vs N Kopilov, 1949 
(B03) Alekhine's Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def Modern. Alburt Variation (B04) 1-0 N fork
Karpov vs E Torre, 1973 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 24 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense (B06) 0-1 Weak back rank, no luft
Tal vs F Olafsson, 1975 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 0-1

Pterodactyl Defense: Eastern. Pterodactyl (B06) 0-1 What a day
A J Mestel vs L Day, 1982 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 0-1

Modern Defense half-a-150 Attack(B06) 1-0, 25 moves Zwischenzug
M Kravtsiv vs Y Vovk, 2004 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 1-0

Modern Def. Gurgenidze Def (B06) 1-0 Black's Qside falls apart
T Gelashvili vs L Gergaia, 2003 
(B06) Robatsch, 24 moves, 1-0

Kasparov: "One of my nicest attacks ever."
Kasparov vs Speelman, 1989 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 1-0

Link to "Memory and Chess" discusses Fischer's memory
Fischer vs W Beach, 1963 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 24 moves, 1-0

Pterodactyl Defense: Eastern. Pterodactyl (B06) 0-1 Brilliancy!
E Preissmann vs L Day, 1978 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 0-1

Miles gets pummelled by eleven year old Short
Short vs R J Miles, 1976 
(B07) Pirc, 25 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def. Pseudo-150 Attack (B07) 0-1 Penetration tactics
Ivan Buljovcic vs Hort, 1976
(B07) Pirc, 24 moves, 0-1

CHESS: 5334 Problems, Combinations and Games as #4670 on p. 868
Stein vs V Liberzon, 1965 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Two Knights Attk (B10)1-0 Nxf7 prevents castling
Nezhmetdinov vs M Kamishov, 1950 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Advance (B12) 1-0 Tactical promotion
Rublevsky vs I Hera, 2007 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann, Advance. Tal Variation (B12) 1-0 Rip open the center
Sax vs E Hermansson, 2005 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Modern Variation (B12) 1-0 Greek gift battle
I-Chen Chen vs R Khimulu, 2012
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def. Exchange (B13) 1-0 Tal @13 uses Alekhine's Block
Tal vs Leonov, 1949 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Panov Attack (B13) 1-0 Q BOOM!
Kaidanov vs Anand, 1987 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Exchange (B13) 0-1 Black counters in center
Hort vs J M Bellon Lopez, 1978 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 25 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Panov Attack. Modern Def(B14) 0-1Castled K wins again
Miles vs Yusupov, 1985 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 24 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def. Karpov Var (B17) 1-0 Mecking's last pro win
Mecking vs Miles, 1978 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

C-K Karpov. Modern, Kasparov Attk (B17) 1-0 Bxh7+, RxNd7, Nxf7
Tal vs Miles, 1981 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def. Karpov Var (B17) 1-0 Karpov crushes his own line
Karpov vs Hort, 1978 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 7 in Modern Chess Brilliancies by Larry Melvyn Evans
J Trapl vs E Perez Gonsalves, 1961 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

C-K Classical Main lines (B19) 1-0 Sacrificial Kside Attack
Landa vs E Shaposhnikov, 2005 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 24 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Classical. Main lines (B19) 1-0 Czech Point
Hort vs Chandler, 1982 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Bowlder Attack (B20) 0-1 White misused Rooks
N Shaposhnikov vs Alekhine, 1908 
(B20) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Wing Gambit (B20) 0-1 Dovetail # or Discovered #
A N Panchenko vs Eljanov, 1996 
(B20) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Morphy Gambit (B21) Scorching game from Morphy
Morphy vs J L Preti, 1858 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 25 moves, 1-0

p. 85 of IM Marc Esserman's book *Mayhem in the Morra!* (2012)
Tal vs Neibult, 1991 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Morphy Gambit (B21) 1-0 Blunder Bust
Shumov vs Jaenisch, 1851 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0 B sac breakthrough at base
J M Hodgson vs H Kingston, 1999 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin. Barmen Def (B22) 1-0 Sweet tactical treats
Tiviakov vs J Rivera Rodriguez, 2007 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin. Barmen Def (B22) 1-0 Trampled by kNights
N Birtwistle vs S N Longson, 2009 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Pawn fork, Spearhead
O Mikalsen vs Carlsen, 2003 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed, Traditional (B23) 1-0 "Emil Fit For A King"
Sutovsky vs Smirin, 2002 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Closed/Grand Prix (B23) 1-0 Resourceful attack!
G Jones vs A Zarkaj, 2008
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nimzowitsch Exchange Var (B29) 1-0Sacrifices all over
Seidman vs Santasiere, 1939 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 1-0 Q sac, Dbl ++
Sveshnikov vs Shcherbakov, 1991 
(B30) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 Active pieces can choose
Illescas Cordoba vs J M Bellon Lopez, 1992 
(B30) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 140: Chess Highlights of the 20th Century by Burgess
Rossolimo vs O'Kelly, 1949 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 24 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

KIA Sicilian, French Var (B40) 1-0 Keen B sac, pawn breakthru
Leko vs W Heckel, 1989 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

This game made Nunn's 101 Brilliant Chess Miniatures
Ljubojevic vs Kasparov, 1983 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 3.b3 Westerinen Attack / Dbl Fio (B40) 1-0 Develop or
Blatny vs J L Watson, 1998 
(B40) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Paulsen-Basman Def (B40) 1/2-1/2 Active perpetual
Hartston vs M Basman, 1974 
(B40) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Kan. Modern Var (B42) 1-0 Lots of compensation for Q
W Schmidt vs T Tsagan, 1964 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Kan. Knight Var (B43) 1-0 R sac works
N Mitkov vs Rublevsky, 2000 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Four Knights (B45) 1-0Exchange Sac, crossfire
Alekhine vs B Verlinsky, 1918 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Four Knights (B45) 1-0 Andrey thwarted Andrey
A S Sukhorukov vs A Oshukov, 2011 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Canal Attack. ML (B52) 1-0 N on 6th supports mate
Larsen vs D Suboticanec, 1955 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Ivanchuk loses a White game in a mere 24 moves due to cross-pin
Ivanchuk vs Shirov, 2009 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Modern Var (B54) 1-0 Thematic Nd5 sac is declined
Browne vs J Kaplan, 1972 
(B54) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Classical Var (B58) 0-1 Black gives graciously
A Giusti vs Nutrizio, 1949 
(B58) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

A really lovely game by John Nunn.
Nunn vs Fedorowicz, 1991 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Richter-Rauzer. Classical (B64) 1-0 Deep fried
P Moran Santamaria vs E Franco Raymundo, 1955 
(B64) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Richter-Rauzer. Classical (B64) 1-0 Pin, add attackers
Korchnoi vs Geller, 1954 
(B64) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Richter-Rauzer (B66) Caught in center against connected rooks
Kasparov vs Hracek, 1996 
(B66) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6, 25 moves, 1-0

WC 1995: Sicilian Dragon, Yugoslav Attack (B77) 0-1 in 25
Anand vs Kasparov, 1995 
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Dragon Yugoslav Attack Main Line (B77) 1-0 Take the N
Fischer vs E Stepans, 1957 
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attack Old Line (B78) 0-1 R bites
G Swathi vs N Pogonina, 2008 
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 25 moves, 0-1

Scheveningen. Delayed Keres Attack Perenyi Gambit (B81) 1-0
Shirov vs Topalov, 2001 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

Wow! This game deserves attention!
Kotronias vs Krum Georgiev, 1994 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 24, John Emms Starting Out: Demolition19.Ndxe6!!
Kasparov vs Gelfand, 1993 
(B87) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5, 25 moves, 1-0

Sic Fischer-Sozin Attk. Flank Var (B87)1-0 B sac for a P roller
Fischer vs J A Rubinetti, 1970 
(B87) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5, 24 moves, 1-0

Amazing how Fischer converets a seemingly small slip to a win!
Fischer vs J Kupper, 1959 
(B88) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Velimirovic Attack (B89) 1-0 Dbl B sacs, promo #
W A Brown vs R Kneebone, 1985 
(B89) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Mr. Dragoljub Velimirovic goes for the jugular!
Velimirovic vs J Sofrevski, 1965 
(B89) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf Adams Attack (B90) 1-0 Exchange sac, pile on
Fischer vs Najdorf, 1962 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Scheveningen. Delayed Keres Atk(B90) 1/2-Crowd Pleaser
Anand vs Kasparov, 1996 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Najdorf. Opocensky (B92) 1/2-1/2 3-fold perpetual next
Kramnik vs Anand, 2004 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Najdorf. Amsterdam Var (B93) 0-1 N just takes P
R Sanguineti vs Fischer, 1958 
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B94) 0-1 Bxb2+ Decoy
G Mittermayr vs C Kleijn, 2009 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Najdorf. Polugayevsky (B96) 1-0 Super Sac Attack!!
Sven Pedersen vs P Gallmeyer, 1971 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf (B96) 1-0 Spearhead Q sac for Arabian Mate!
Y Rusakov vs B Kalinkin, 1963 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B96) 1-0 Surprise jab
Tal vs Larsen, 1957 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf Poisoned Pawn Accepted (B97) 0-1 Down 2 pawns
Fischer vs Geller, 1967 
(B97) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Najdorf. Birth of the Goteborg (Argentine) (B98) 1-0
Keres vs Najdorf, 1955 
(B98) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf ML (B99) 1-0 Q sac; Onlookers spellbound III
Tal vs NN, 1973 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 24 moves, 1-0

Strange French (C00) 1-0 "The Immortal Overprotection Game"
Nimzowitsch vs Systemsson, 1927  
(C00) French Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

French Exchange (C01) 0-1 sKorching counterattack on f2
Laszlo Kovacs vs Korchnoi, 1969 
(C01) French, Exchange, 25 moves, 0-1

French Exchange 5.c4 (C01) 0-1 Bishop sac destroys pawn shield
Jakovenko vs Grischuk, 2012 
(C01) French, Exchange, 25 moves, 0-1

French Tarrasch Guimard Def ML (C04) Discovered+, pin, remove G
Dubois vs J M Lanz Calavia, 1973 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 25 moves, 1-0

Short resigns after retracting his illegal 0-0-0!
W Watson vs Short, 1983 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Chistyakov Def(C07) 1-0R sac, B+ & fork LPDO R
Adams vs Bareev, 2004 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Open System Advance (C08) 0-1 Exchange Sac!
E Bebchuk vs Bronstein, 1974 
(C08) French, Tarrasch, Open, 4.ed ed, 24 moves, 0-1

French Def. Tarrasch. Open System (C09) 0-1 Promotion giveaway
A Ingerslev vs Bronstein, 1956 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Reinfeld # puzzle
Spielmann vs L'Hermet, 1927 
(C10) French, 24 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. Fort Knox Bd7-Bc6 (C10) 1-0 Fine Arabian #!
Karpov vs Mihajlo Stojanovic, 2007 
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

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

French Classical. Richter Attack (C13) 0-1Raking Bs force march
E Sobernheim vs S A Langleben, 1895 
(C13) French, 25 moves, 0-1

FR Alekhine-Chatard Attk. Albin-Chatard G. (C13) 1-0 Dbl R sacs
Pachman vs Eckert, 1940 
(C13) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Winawer. Fingerslip Variation (C15) 1-0 Q trap
E Schiller vs B Smythe, 1985 
(C15) French, Winawer, 24 moves, 1-0

French Winawer. Petrosian Var (C16) 1-0 Discovered Double Check
L Mista vs J Fichtl, 1974 
(C16) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit: Accepted (C21) 1-0 Hit the 6th, Seize open lines
J Mieses vs Marshall, 1903 
(C21) Center Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Calabrese Cntrgambit (C23)  0-1 Kside crusher
Fisher vs Steinitz, 1872 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 24 moves, 0-1

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

Vienna Game: Stanley, Reversed Spanish (C26) 0-1 Enjoyable plot
W Posch vs G Schroll, 1999 
(C26) Vienna, 25 moves, 0-1

KG Declined. Petrov's Defense (C30)1-0 Bxh7+, you know the rest
Rohde vs W Martz, 1977 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

KGD. Classical. General (C30) 1-0 White counters in center
Euwe vs Maroczy, 1921 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 1-0

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

Falkbeer CG. Blackburne Attack (C31) 1-0 Sneaky tactics
Tarrasch vs K Eckart, 1892 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA Falkbeer CG Charousek Gambit Accepted (C32)1-0Absolute pins
K Jurkiewicz vs J Zawadzka, 2001 
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

KGD Falkbeer CG. Charousek Gambit Keres Var(C32) 1-0Keres-matic
Keres vs Vladimir Petrov, 1940 
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

KGD Falkbeer Countergambit. Charousek Gambit ML (C32) 1-0K walk
Bronstein vs V Vaisman, 1976 
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA Bishop's Gambit Maurian Def (C33) 1-0 The perfect center
Keres vs Molder, 1931 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

David Hooper and Dale A. Brandreth "The Unknown Capablanca"
Capablanca vs A Chase, 1922 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 11 in Lasker's Manual of Chess by Emanuel Lasker.
Bogoljubov / Reti / Spielmann vs Englund / Jacobson / Nyholm / Olso, 1919 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA Gianutio Countergambit (C34) 1-0 Dovetail Mate by promotion
F Young vs H N Stone, 1907 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 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

KG Accepted. Cunningham Def. 4.Nc3 Nf6 5.e5 (C35) 1-0 Rs Rule
Spassky vs Kholmov, 1964 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 25 moves, 1-0

KGA Cunningham Def McCormick Def (C35) 0-1 4 Across the 4th!?!?
K Jurkiewicz vs A Matras-Clement, 1998 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 24 moves, 0-1

King's Gambit: Accepted. Abbazia Def (C36) 1-0 Weak back rank
Hector vs R A Ziatdinov, 1994 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit: Accepted. Salvio Gambit (C37) 0-1 It's mate in 1
Steinitz vs Anderssen, 1866 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 0-1

KGA Double Muzio Gambit (C37) 1-0 A very eventful game
J Yoos vs M Barron, 2011 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 99 of The Golden Treasury of Chess Part 1
J Matschego vs Falkbeer, 1853 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 0-1

Philidor / Scotch Declined (C41) 1-0 P thrust, R sac, spearhead
Kasparov vs R Abud, 2004 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def. Exchange (C41) 1-0 Beauty blindfold simul attack!
Koltanowski vs Captain La Force, 1931 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Mason-Showalter (C42) 1-0 Q sac
Psakhis vs Martinovsky, 1989 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit. B+ line(C42) 1-0 Gueridon # in 1
Cochrane vs Mohishunder, 1848 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit 5.Nc3 (C42) 1-0 g6 pin
M Bosboom vs J Brenninkmeijer, 1995 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 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: Modern Attack. Center Var (C43) 1-0Remove the Def
Schiffers vs Alapin, 1889 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Var (C43) 1-0 Blunder
A Volokitin vs K Maslak, 2010 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

Scotch Gambit. Saratt Variation (C44) 0-1 W grabbed wrong pawn
I Szabo vs Anderssen, 1851  
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Scotch Gambit. London Def (C44) 1-0 Open e-file; pile on pin.
P Bilguer vs Von Der Lasa, 1838 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Göring Gambit. Double Pawn Sacrifice (C44) 1-0Pins
Tarrasch vs B Lasker, 1882 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game 4.Qh4: Horwitz Attack Nxc7 (C45) 1-0 Stripped down
Theophilus Thompson vs C H Blood, 1874 
(C45) Scotch Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Scotch, Classical. Intermezzo Var(C45) 0-1Black 0-0-0 w/extra P
Z Varga vs Tkachiev, 2004 
(C45) Scotch Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Classical (C45) 1-0 Q sac for Philidor's Legacy
B Yildiz vs L Batory, 2010 
(C45) Scotch Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Scotch 4...Qh4 Modern Def (C45) 1-0 N sac cracks the shield
I Sinka vs O Zenker, 2001 
(C45) Scotch Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 21: 107 Great Chess Battles: 1939-45 Alekhine
K Pahl vs Werkmeister, 1942 
(C46) Three Knights, 25 moves, 1-0

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

G14: 500 Master Games of Chess by Savielly Tartakower & DuMont
Shumov vs Kolisch, 1862 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Evans Gambit. Anderssen Var. Cordel Line 5...Be7 (C51) 0-1 6th
M Yeo vs S Haslinger, 2007
(C51) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 0-1

How to Play Dynamic Chess by Valerie Beim
Kasparov vs Anand, 1995 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Morphy Attack (C51) 1-0 Smashed to smithereens
Blackburne vs Smith, 1882  
(C51) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Tartakower Attack (C52)1-0 Original
Hector vs M Antonsen, 2010 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Impressive display by Blackburne in a blindfold game.
Blackburne vs V C Peyer, 1875 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Pierce Def (C52) 1-0 Notes by Steinitz
W Pollock vs J W Baird, 1889  
(C52) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. ML (C52) 1-0 Death on His Throne
S Leite vs K Johannesson, 2012 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 25 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

Steinitz' Immortal Game - von Bardeleben walked out!!!
Steinitz vs Von Bardeleben, 1895 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 25 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Def. Modern B's Opening(C55) 0-1 Lawn mower mate
D J Ledger vs Hebden, 2004 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Defense. Fried Liver (C57) 0-1 6...Na5 White K walk
V Rodrigues vs N Laakian, 1994 
(C57) Two Knights, 25 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Def. Fried Liver Attack (C57) 1-0 A short K trot
A Temirova vs E Tweddell, 1994 
(C57) Two Knights, 24 moves, 1-0

Berthold Suhle makes himself known against legendary attacker!
Anderssen vs B Suhle, 1859 
(C59) Two Knights, 25 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Cozio Defense (C60) 0-1 B pair zooms to Kside
Paulsen vs Blackburne, 1870 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Classical 4...Nd4 (C64) 1-0 Qside mating attack
Ljubojevic vs J Durao, 1974 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Classical (C64) 0-1 Weak back rank, overworked Q
D Mitran vs M Carbajo Berrocal, 2007 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 24 moves, 0-1

Birth of the Berlin Wall legend
Kasparov vs Kramnik, 2000 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C73) 1-0 Juniors
Chandler vs O I Barkan, 1975 
(C73) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Tarrasch Var (C77) 0-1Another conquering Q
G A Thomas vs Keres, 1937 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 25 moves, 0-1

Stonewall Attack (D00) 1-0 h-file attack w/doubled rooks
V Polonski vs T Metsalu, 2001 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

P-Q4 Colle-Zukertort vs Stonewall D (D00) 1-0 Blind tactics
Capablanca vs J Baca Arus, 1912 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Blackmar-Diemer Gambit: Tartakower Var (D00) 1-0 Rxf7 works
C Von Zitzewitz vs L Cane, 2001 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Sac both Rooks for kNights to win with thy own kNights
E J Diemer vs M Kloss, 1955 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Blackmar-Diemer Gambit: Ryder Gambit (D00) 1-0 Decoys, Q sac
E J Diemer vs Schickner, 1950 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

P-Q4 Hübsch Gambit (D00) 1-0 Notes? by Heisman
D Heisman vs D Latzel, 1967  
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Q Pawn Game: Levitsky Attack (D00) 1-0 R sac for Damiano mate
B Thorfinnsson vs E Player, 1999 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

R.M. Bruce's favorite game, against her husband R.M. Bruce
R M Bruce vs R Bruce, 1957 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Bishop sacrifice opens the gates in the knick of time
M Tauber vs P Bachmayr, 1991 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

P-Q4 Krause 4.Bf4 vs Tarrasch Def. (D02) 0-1 Thematic
Dus Chotimirsky vs Vidmar, 1911 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 0-1

London System vs Tarrasch Def (D02) 1-0 Q trap in the center
Blackburne vs Chigorin, 1897 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Q Pawn Game: Zukertort Var (D02) 0-1 Q sac Removes the Guard
G Norman vs Rubinstein, 1922 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 0-1

P-Q4 Krause 2...c5 (D02) 0-1 Side step issues on the diagonal
Flohr vs Grob, 1933 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Colle 5.c3 Koltanowsi (D04) 1-0 Exchange sac, discovered +
Koltanowski vs Cabastany, 1934 
(D04) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Alternative to Colle Copycat: Advancing QG Declined 5.c4-c5-c6
E F Pecci vs Fritz, 2001 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

G21 Colle 5.c3, 9.dxc5, 10.e4 (D05) 1-0Chernev gives Greek Gift
Chernev vs H H Hahlbohm, 1942 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Colle System (D05) 1-0 See tpstar notes for system lesson
Koltanowski vs J J O'Hanlon, 1937 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

"The Ultimate Colle" by Gary Lane, game #7
Yusupov vs P Scheeren, 1983 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

QGD Marshall Def (D06) 1-0 Clearance Sacrifice
Keene vs Briant, 1988 
(D06) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

An Opera of Sacrifices w/notes in Italian
H Wagner vs W Schoenmann, 1919  
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

QGD Albin Countergambit. Normal Line (D08) 0-1 Pawn grabs lose
I Borsi vs J Havasi, 1990 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 24 moves, 0-1

QGD Albin Countergambit (D08) 1-0 Discovered Dbl Attack
Spassky vs V Mikenas, 1959 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

QGD Albin Countergambit. Fianchetto Bg4 (D09) 0-1 Leakin oil
S Yuferov vs Kupreichik, 1972 
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 24 moves, 0-1

QGD Albin Countergambit Fianchetto Be6 Line(D09) 0-1W misses Bs
B Calton vs R Finegold, 1990
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD Albin Countergambit Fianchetto Bf5 (D09) 0-1 Q sac, h-file
H Dinser vs D Mione, 1996 
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 24 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Modern Line (D11) 1-0 Blunders
Kasparov vs E Torre, 1987 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 25 moves, 1-0

Rubinstein b3, Bb2 Stonewall Attk Slav Def Quiet Var (D11) 1-0
A Dreev vs Topalov, 2000 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 25 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: Exchange Var (D13) 1-0 Outnumbered
Akobian vs L Arias, 2005
(D13) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

Slav Def: Czech. Carlsbad Var (D17) 0-1 Q sac leads to mate
G Milos vs P Carlsson, 2012 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 25 moves, 0-1

Slav Def: Czech Variation. Bled Attack (D17) 1-0 Rob the pin
Carlsen vs Z Andriasian, 2003 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 24 moves, 1-0

Slav, Czech Var. Classical System ML (D19) 0-1 breezy g-file
Ftacnik vs D H Campora, 1981 
(D19) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch, 25 moves, 0-1

16 consecutive pawn moves to start (8 ply)
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

QGA. Old Variation (D20) 1-0 Heavy pieces penetrate the ranks
Marshall vs Janowski, 1907 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

QGA Normal (D25) 0-1 Damiano's Mate in 4
Baburin vs Adianto, 1993 
(D25) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 0-1

Incredible game- full of murky complexities
Alekhine vs E E Book, 1938 
(D26) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

QGA Classical Def. ML (D27) 1-0 Dead accuracy
M Dziuba vs J Kleinert, 2013 
(D27) Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical, 24 moves, 1-0

QGA. Classical Def. Main Lines (D27) 1-0 Maintained initiative
S Y Shipov vs Miles, 1998 
(D27) Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical, 24 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Quiet Var (D30) 1-0 Rob the pin
Miles vs G Kuzmin, 1979
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

Castle with Check
Wang Yue vs Ivanchuk, 2009 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 0-1 Rubinstein's Immortal
Rotlewi vs Rubinstein, 1907  
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 0-1

Yasser Seirawan's Winning Chess Tactics p. 153
Marshall vs Rubinstein, 1908 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 1-0

QGD Three Knights (D37) 1-0 Discovery; the White N is immune
Tal vs Birjanis, 1952 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 1-0

QGD Harrwitz Attack. Two Knights Def (D37) 1-0 g-file battery
Vaganian vs G Forintos, 1975 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

QGD: Harrwitz Attack. Main Line (D37) 1-0 She was poisoned
Kasparov vs Vaganian, 1995 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 1-0

QGD Ragozin Def (D38) 1-0 Sweet trapped rook
M Galyas vs J Boguszlavszkij, 2001 
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Annotated by Kramnik in most important novelty of Informator 99
Kramnik vs Carlsen, 2007 
(D39) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav, Anti-Moscow Gambit (D43) 1-0 Nxf7 sac gets to king
Carlsen vs A Groenn, 2005 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 24 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense (D43) 0-1 Nxf7 countered later by Q sac
Stefansson vs Carlsen, 2007 
(D43) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 25 moves, 0-1

Black just riddles White's position and ends it with a fork
Denker vs Botvinnik, 1945 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 25 moves, 0-1

Semi-Slav Def. Botvinnik System. Lilienthal Var (D44) 0-1 Flank
J Wendt vs R Vasquez Schroeder, 2005 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 24 moves, 0-1

Semi-Slav Defense: Accepted (D44) 1-0 N on the 6th gut punch
N Templier vs S Galicek, 2001 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 24 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Stoltz Variation (D45) 0-1 Hanging piece
F Braga vs O Korneev, 2001
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 24 moves, 0-1

Semi-Slav Defense: Stoltz Var (D45) 1-0 Decoy sac for pin
B Adhiban vs A Dreev, 2016 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 24 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav, Stoltz Var. Shabalov Attk (D45) 1-0 Brutal encounter
Gelfand vs Shabalov, 2004 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 25 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Main Lines (D45) 1-0 Half-open g-file
Anand vs M Curado, 2007 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 14: Move by Move - Petrosian (Engqvist)
Petrosian vs Taimanov, 1955 
(D46) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 24 moves, 1-0

QGD "Poisoned Pawn" Harrwitz Trap Unpin
Mayet vs Harrwitz, 1847  
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 0-1

QGD Orthodox Def. Botvinnik Var (D60) 1-0 IQP; Notes by AA
Botvinnik vs Vidmar, 1936  
(D60) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Neo-Grünfeld Def: Delayed Exchange (D76) 0-1 Back rank pin
Leitao vs Caruana, 2010 
(D76) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.cd Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6, 24 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Defense (D80) 0-1 Deflection! Back rank blunder.
Aronian vs Svidler, 2006 
(D80) Grunfeld, 24 moves, 0-1

Winning on the h-file vs Grünfeld Exchange
Polugaevsky vs Kudrin, 1989 
(D86) Grunfeld, Exchange, 24 moves, 1-0

Bogo-Indian Def: Grünfeld Var (E11) 1-0 Weak back rank
T Nyback vs Jobava, 2009 
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Bogo-Indian Defense: Nimzowitsch Var (E11) 1-0 Notes by G.K.
Kasparov vs Petrosian, 1982  
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

QID Kasparov Var. resembles Curry (E12) 1-0 Spearhead on h-file
Bisguier vs Larry Evans, 1951 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 25 moves, 1-0

QID Fianchetto. Nimzowitsch Var (E15)1-0 A beautiful rook move
Topalov vs Anand, 2008 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 25 moves, 1-0

Bronstein sacrifica sus dos torres y da un gran mate
Bronstein vs R Vedder, 1997 
(E16) Queen's Indian, 25 moves, 1-0

The Immortal Zugwanang Game
Saemisch vs Nimzowitsch, 1923  
(E18) Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3, 25 moves, 0-1

Game 2 in Move by Move - Spassky (Franco)
Spassky vs Korchnoi, 1964 
(E18) Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3, 24 moves, 1-0

NID Saemisch Accelerated (E24) 0-1 Sham Q sac, rob the pin
Botvinnik vs Kotov, 1946 
(E24) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 24 moves, 0-1

number 1624 in the Batsford Encyclopedia of Middle Games
Lilienthal vs Najdorf, 1948 
(E29) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 25 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Def: Leningrad. Averbakh Gambit (E30) 0-1 Smite!!
Korchnoi vs B Djurasevic, 1956 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 25 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Leningrad Var (E30) 1-0 Holes
Tal vs Gipslis, 1951 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 24 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Def: Classical (E32) 0-1Q sac into semi-smothered#
Balanel vs A Pytlakowski, 1951 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 24 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Def: Classical. Keres Def (E32) 0-1Pins, Deflect
G Gaasland vs Carlsen, 2001 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 25 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Def. Classical (E32) 0-1 Destructive Sac Exchange!
J Jezek vs Pachman, 1953 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 25 moves, 0-1

October 1949 - Hot from the Fireside Book of Chess
L L Gonzalez vs G H Perrine, 1943 
(E33) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 24 moves, 0-1

NID, Classical. Berlin Var Pirc Var (E39) 0-1Q sac seizes file
Quinteros vs Ribli, 1974 
(E39) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation, 24 moves, 0-1

Game 40 in Paul Keres: The Quest for Perfection by Paul Keres
Keres vs Spassky, 1965 
(E43) Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

NID Normal Schlechter Def (E52) 0-1The power of the fianchetto
A Ramirez Alvarez vs Sadvakasov, 2004 
(E52) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6, 24 moves, 0-1

Insufficient Defense Against Smothered Mate Threat
Kramnik vs Kasparov, 2000 
(E53) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 25 moves, 1-0

NID Normal. Gligoric System Exchange at c4 (E54) 0-1 F.M. notes
Kevitz vs Marshall, 1937  
(E54) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, 25 moves, 0-1

Near structural symmetry after 20.Rdd1 but Black win in 5 moves
R Pruun vs Keres, 1931 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Geller destroys Botvinnik in 24 moves with little combinations
Botvinnik vs Geller, 1969 
(E69) King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line, 24 moves, 0-1

KID. 4 Pawns Attack. Normal (E77) 0-1 One rook or the other.
Zhaoqin Peng vs Judit Polgar, 1990 
(E77) King's Indian, 24 moves, 0-1

KID Saemisch Variation. Normal Defense (E81) 1-0 Knights Rule
D Dengler vs H Olschok, 2000 
(E81) King's Indian, Samisch, 24 moves, 1-0

KID Saemisch. Panno (E84) 0-1 Q sac opens up mating square
M Ekdyshman vs S Solovjov, 2001
(E84) King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line, 25 moves, 0-1

Game 446 of 500 Master Games of Chess III by Tartakower/du Mont
Menchik vs G A Thomas, 1932 
(E85) King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Included in Nunn's 101 Brilliant Chess Miniatures
Timman vs Kasparov, 1992 
(E87) King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 25 moves, 0-1

Game 6 in Starting Out: The King's Indian by Joe Gallagher
I Sokolov vs Shirov, 1999 
(E97) King's Indian, 24 moves, 0-1

Danish Gambit: Accepted. Copenhagen Def (C21) 1-0K walk, P mate
Marshall vs NN, 1907 
(C21) Center Game, 24 moves, 1-0

KG Declined. Classical (C30) 1-0 Coordinate the heavy pieces
Spassky vs J J Martinez, 1992 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def (C65) 0-1 Another f3 goes up in flames
Lasker vs Tillaye / Chatard, 1901 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Berlin Defense (C65) 0-1 Black controls the open lines
J F Barry vs Lasker, 1903 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Nezhmetdinov, . . . if he had the attack, could kill anybody...
Nezhmetdinov vs Y Kotkov, 1957 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Exchange. Gligoric Var (C69) 1-0 Next verse
Fischer vs Gligoric, 1966 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 43 in Siegbert Tarrasch's Dreihundert Schachpartien
Tarrasch vs B Richter, 1883 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 25 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Defense (C78) 1-0Back rank Q sac similar to PM!
J Finnegan vs R P Allen, 1948 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 1-0

Fisher Ruy 1-0 23 drag. Löparoffer flyttar damen. BRA!!!
Fischer vs L Barczay, 1967 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 24 moves, 1-0

K's Gambit: Accepted. Traditional (C38) 0-1 Philidor's Legacy
J McConnell vs Morphy, 1849 
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 0-1

Danish Gambit: Accepted. Chigorin Def 5...Qe7 (C21) 0-1 Gulped
A Rabinovich vs Chigorin, 1903 
(C21) Center Game, 24 moves, 0-1

KGA Gianutio Countergambit (C34) 1-0 Schlechter punishes 3...f5
Schlechter vs Teichmann, 1903 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0 Pile on
M Vachier-Lagrave vs Degraeve, 2007 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 1-0

24. Qxh7+ Removes the Guard of f7, then special Smothered Mate
I Yagupov vs R Khusnullin, 1999 
(B82) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 25 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def. Modern. Main Line (B05) 1-0 Bolt from the blue!
Judit Polgar vs J Fernandez Garcia, 2003 
(B05) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Najdorf Var (B96) 0-1 coordinated Horwitz Bishops
Yudasin vs Kasparov, 1981 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov Var (B33) 1-0 Heavy finish
P Dely vs T Horvath, 1977 
(B33) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Scotch Göring Gambit. Double P Sac (C44) 1-0 QxQd8, KxQ, Nf7+
D Coleman vs H A Gretarsson, 1995 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish Open. Bernstein Var (C80) 1-0 Castle opposite, P storm
G Kuzmin vs Beliavsky, 1977
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA. Breyer Gambit (C33) 0-1 Squeezed into Pseudo Boden's Mate
D Drimer vs Unzicker, 1970 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 0-1

Source: 'Wiener Schachzeitung', July-August 1906, pp. 212-213
A Romanovsky vs B Maliutin, 1906 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

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

Italian Game: Scotch Gambit (C55) 0-1 Q deflection sac offer
E Schallopp vs Charousek, 1896 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Italian, Two Kts Def. Perreux Var (C55) 0-1 0-0-0+! Pins
Marshall / Souweine vs Napier / Elwell, 1896 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Vienna Gambit. ML (C29) 0-1 Blitz; Kside attack misplayed
S Khader vs Y Kryvoruchko, 2017 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 24 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Schmidt Var (C45) 0-1 Greek gift, h-file battery
Rubinstein vs O Bernstein, 1903 
(C45) Scotch Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Philidor Def Exchange Fio (C41) 1-0 Qxf7+ sac for back ranker
A Giri vs R Picard, 2009 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5 Mieses Var (B01) 1-0 12...Bxc2 backfires
Chandler vs I Rogers, 1984 
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1-0

B70 1-0 25
K Rahn vs Rellstab, 1941 
(B70) Sicilian, Dragon Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

C80 1-0 24
E E Gilbert vs W Berry, 1875 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B95) 0-1 b-file blast
M Mrdja vs Mecking, 2006 
(B95) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6, 25 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Defense: Panov Attack (B13) 0-1 patzer2 notes
Alekhine vs O Rocas, 1939 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 24 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Variation (C01) 0-1 25...?
Opocensky vs Alekhine, 1925 
(C01) French, Exchange, 25 moves, 0-1

KIA vs Bg4, Bd6 (A07) 1-0 Central action opens files
M Tratar vs I Kragelj, 2001
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B90) 1-0 Detailed blogger notes
Nisipeanu vs M Paragua, 2006 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Danish G. Declined. Sorensen (C21)0-1 NxNf3, Rxh2 opens files
Lasker vs Breyer, 1911 
(C21) Center Game, 25 moves, 0-1

KGA. Bishop's Gambit Bogoljubow Def (C33) 1-0 Nice combo!
H Westerinen vs B Lengyel, 1988 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 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

Alekhine Def. Modern Var (B04) 1-0 Surprising, but way outrated
O Uran Bermudez vs A Scholl, 2013
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 25 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: 150 Attack (B07) 1-0 20.?
I Platonov vs Savon, 1968 
(B07) Pirc, 24 moves, 1-0

King Pawn Game: 2.h3 and it gets worse from there (C20) 0-1
M Surtees vs G Lane, 2009 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Byrne Var (B07) 1-0 Member blitz game!
R Taylor vs H Danielsen, 2003 
(B07) Pirc, 24 moves, 1-0

L Baze vs T Palmer, 2004 
(C48) Four Knights, 25 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed 8.a4 (C84) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish, tpstar
Anand vs Svidler, 2016 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA. Cunningham Def McCormick Def (C35) 1-0 Greek Gift declined
A Filipowicz vs A Tarnowski, 1962 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 25 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0 18.Bh6!
Kasparov vs Short, 2001 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian, Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 N on rim, R sac
Kasparov vs S Matabeek, 1995 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attk. Flank Var (B87)1-0 Sacs on 6th, #
J Konikowski vs B Barbulovic, 1968 
(B87) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Berlin Def. Improved Steinitz Def (C66) 1-0 Strange K
Matulovic vs Asfary, 1972 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 1-0

Sic Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov Peresypkin's Sacrifice (B33) 1-0
Nunn vs E Bhend, 1978 
(B33) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

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

Spanish Game: Exchange. Gligoric Var (C69) 1-0 Deflection!
Mecking vs A Rocha, 1969 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Steinitz Gambit Knight Var (C25) 1-0 Q trap
Alekhine vs V Manko, 1905 
(C25) Vienna, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def (B20) 0-1 Be2 Big Clamp disappears quickly
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs Akopian, 1993 
(B20) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5, Nc6 vs Ne2, f3 (B01) 0-1 White played poorly
V Kornia vs O Loewenborg, 1913
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 0-1

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

Spanish, Berlin Def. Rio de Janeiro Var (C67) 1-0?? RxNd2 wins
Efimenko vs M Cornette, 2001 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def Austrian Attack. Dragon (B09) 1-0 A Small Vic-Torre
V Small vs E Torre, 1978 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def Chameleon (B20) 0-1 QxN+ decoy sac!
G Oskam vs Colle, 1923 
(B20) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

KGA Kieseritsky G Paulsen Def Deferred (C39)0-1 Another g-filer
K Pitschel vs Blackburne, 1873 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def 2.Na3?! (B20) 1-0 Pins & h-file pawn lever work
K Menyah vs A J Mestel, 2005 
(B20) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

French Def Winawer Var (C15) 0-1Black offers both Bs on the 3rd
A Milnes vs D Crowe, 1989 
(C15) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Happy hanging N
Topalov vs M Leon Hoyos, 2010 
(B27) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sic Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern, deviate (B62) 1-0Remove the Def
N Pogonina vs I Sudakova, 2007
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 1 in John Emms: Starting Out: The Sicilian
Minic vs P N Lee, 1964 
(B75) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

18.? John Emms' Ultimate Chess Puzzle Book Set 3
Lutikov vs V Osnos, 1965 
(B27) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Bone in the throat!
Y Marrero Lopez vs Thi Mai Hung Nguyen, 2010 
(B27) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Game 292 in The Guinness Book of Chess GMs by William Hartston
Zukertort vs Anderssen, 1865 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed Var (B25) 1-0 Arabian # plus Bishop
Spassky vs Beickert, 1991 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Ross Gambit (C21) 1-0 Spearheads, Exchange Sac
Burn vs A Steinkuehler, 1869 
(C21) Center Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. Poisoned P Accepted (B97) 1-0Remove the Guard
Parma vs G Ramirez, 1963 
(B97) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attack (B77) 0-1 It's NxR this time
J McCarty vs D Fleetwood, 1991 
(B77) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

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

Game 35: Chess Secrets: Giants of Innovation by Craig Pritchett
Ivanchuk vs Beliavsky, 2010 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C75) 0-1R sac, Q trap
Z Domnitz vs Pachman, 1973 
(C75) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Modern Def. Two Knights. Suttles Var (B06) 1-0 Dbl Dbl Octopus
Kasparov vs Radjabov, 2002 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 1-0

French Advance. Lputian Var (C02) 1-0 Happiness is a warm gun~
Caruana vs F Vallejo Pons, 2012 
(C02) French, Advance, 24 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def. Advance (B12) 1-0 What to play after 25...Bd3?
Svidler vs Shirov, 2003 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

variants / no Qside R or N (000) 1-0 Pawn surge
Morphy vs Maurian, 1854 
(000) Chess variants, 25 moves, 1-0

4 Knights Game: Scotch. Accepted (C47) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
W Pollock vs Chigorin, 1889 
(C47) Four Knights, 24 moves, 0-1

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

Sicilian Def. Velimirovic Attack (B89) 1-0 Sweet interference!
Balashov vs A Lukin, 1967 
(B89) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def. Advance. Short Var (B12) 0-1 Like a French Def
Short vs V Laznicka, 2011 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

The great Gashimov! C42 1-0 25
V Gashimov vs B Lalic, 2007 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Sic Dragon. Yugoslav Attk Old Line (B78) 0-1 Central occupation
G McCurdy vs Keene, 1966 
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 24 moves, 0-1

KGA. Hanstein Gambit (C38) 1-0 White Q is an absolute pest
B Wall vs C Botha, 1980
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian (B01) 1-0 kNights crawling and climbing around
Topalov vs Kamsky, 2006 
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Schmidt Var(C45) 0-1 Sac attack opens h-file
J Mieses vs A Fuchs, 1923 
(C45) Scotch Game, 24 moves, 0-1

G1 The Soviet Championships by Mark Taimanov & Bernard Cafferty
N Grigoriev vs Alekhine, 1920 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 25 moves, 0-1

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

Pirc Defense: General (B07) 1-0 Two hogs on the 7th, 8th
K Darga vs F Kuijpers, 1965
(B07) Pirc, 24 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Defense: Normal (B02) 1-0 Black Q forced into self-pin
Rublevsky vs Z Varga, 2001 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Yikes, witness the attacking potential of the Modern!
E J Gausel vs N Davies, 1988 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 0-1

W.H. Golombek in the Penguin Handbook of Chess p.68-69
Bronstein vs B Goldenov, 1944 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1 Bishop surprise
R J Kermeen vs E Tate, 1989 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack (B51) 1-0 Devastating ++
O Kanmazalp vs A Karason, 2017
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 54 in 200 Modern Brilliancies by Kevin Wicker
L Perecz vs M Hever, 1974 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Najdorf. Poisoned Pawn (B97) 1-0 Sac both Ns
B Adhiban vs Wei Yi, 2015 
(B97) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack (B23) 1-0 Q sac arranges easy mate
G Jones vs Van Wely, 2007 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B38) 1-0 Notes by Geza Maroczy
Capablanca vs D Marotti, 1922  
(B32) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 26.?
V Ruehrig vs G Stertenbrink, 1984 
(B27) Sicilian, 29 moves, 1-0

3...Qd8 Ilundain (B01) 1-0Greek gift, possible Anastasia's Mate
Kosteniuk vs R Edouard, 2013 
(B01) Scandinavian, 25 moves, 1-0

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

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen. Classical (B84) 1-0 21.?
Smyslov vs K Grigorian, 1976 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 24 moves, 1-0

French Def. McCutcheon Var (C12) 0-1 Marshall missed his chance
Marshall vs Alekhine, 1914 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer. Classical (B64) 1-0 Rooks visit the K
Soderborg vs F Olafsson, 1957 
(B64) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (C27) 1-0 Daring R chews into Black
F Deacon vs NN, 1860 
(C27) Vienna Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Nimzowitsch. Advance Var (B29) 0-1 25...?
S Cross vs C Henderson, 1938 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 25 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed (C84) 1-0 A Remarkable Finish!!
D King vs D Howell, 2003 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

7 of 200 Modern Brilliancies (1984) by Kevin Wicker
K Berg vs H Dobosz, 1979 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Classical. General (B56) 0-1 Blitz
Movsesian vs Morozevich, 2008 
(B56) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Italian, 2Knts Def. Traxler Cntrattk B sac line (C57) 0-1 Q sac
V Konstantinov vs V Seredenko, 1962
(C57) Two Knights, 24 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

Owen Def. Bb7, Be7 vs f3 (B00) 1-0 Sacs involving Ns
G Barbier vs Owen, 1894
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Staunton-Cochrane Var (B20) 0-1Harassing Black Bs
A A Bykhovsky vs Antoshin, 1959
(B20) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

Alekhine Def Spielmann Gambit (B02) 1-0Exchange sac,rob the pin
H C Underwood vs D Scheffer, 1948 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Petrosian - Spassky World Championship Match (1969), Moscow URS
Spassky vs Petrosian, 1969 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Italian Var 4.0-0 Nf6 (C50)1-0 N sac opens g-file
Kolisch vs Paulsen, 1861 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian, Classical. Greco Gambit Moeller-Bayonet Attk (C54) 1-0
F Lazard vs A Gibaud, 1909 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 25 moves, 1-0

KGA. Allgaier Gambit Thorold Attk (C39) 1-0 Superb Mating Combo
Maroczy vs G V R Exner, 1894 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA. Fischer Def (C34) 1-0 Brilliant-Obstruct the flight square
L Day vs I E Morovic-Fernandez, 1978 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Rubinstein Var (C39) 1-0 Raking Bs
T Johansson vs J Furhoff, 1998 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. Opocensky (B92) 0-1 Bone in the throat
H Goldhamer vs Fischer, 1956 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 25 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 0-1 Spearhead pin
K McEwan vs S Williams, 2003 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 0-1 Decoy R sac!
B Barlow vs S Williams, 1999 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 0-1

French Exchange (C01) 0-1 Castle opposite, pawn storm
C Hovind vs Alekhine, 1930 
(C01) French, Exchange, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Paulsen (B46) 1-0 Cross 'em up this way and that!
Anand vs I E Morovic-Fernandez, 2004 
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

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

Pirc Def: Classical. Quiet System Parma Def (B08) 1-0Exchange S
Zsuzsa Polgar vs Endrody, 1977 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 25 moves, 1-0

KGA. Schallop Def (C34) 1-0 Freight train comin' on the h-file
Freeman vs M Haygarth, 1960 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit: Declined. Classical (C30) 1-0 One pin & another
M Keller vs H Adam, 1986
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Haxo Gambit (C45) 1-0 Nxc7 edge
Charousek vs Von Popiel, 1896 
(C45) Scotch Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Velimirovic Attack (B89) 1-0 19.?
Fedorov vs Lanka, 1997 
(B89) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

KGD. Classical (C30) 1-0 g-pawn sac and en prise N on 6th!
Hartston vs J Richardson, 1983 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 1-0

Game 2: My Best Games of Chess by Viswanathan Anand & John Nunn
Anand vs K Ninov, 1987 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 25 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Boden-Kieseritsky Gambit (C27) 1-0 00 vs 000
Prince Dadian vs Kolisch, 1885 
(C27) Vienna Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Goering Attk (C51) 1-0 Discovered+
Vidmar vs Poljanec, 1901 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 25 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: Closed (C84) 0-1 Correspondence
Edmund Adam vs O Barda, 1950 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 24 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch Def: Kennedy Variation. M.L. (B00) 0-1 Giveaways
J Boey vs Keres, 1962
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 25 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack (B09) 0-1 She's tied to defense
J C Leon vs L Tristan, 2009 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian-French. Westerinen Attack 5.Bb2 (B40) 0-1 Magazine tip
H Westerinen vs Tal, 1973 
(B40) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit 5.Nc3 (C42) 1-0 Remove the guard
Short vs L Rouanet, 2001 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: Nc3 and Ne2 (B07) 0-1 Remove the Guard
Radulescu vs Pirc, 1946 
(B07) Pirc, 24 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Steinitz Attack (C00) 1-0 Pile on back rank pin
Steinitz vs C Golmayo, 1883 
(C00) French Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: 150 Attack (B07) 1-0 h-file assault
I Radulov vs J Marsalek, 1961
(B07) Pirc, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Anderssen Variation (C77) 1-0 Simul
Kasparov vs P Matocha, 2008 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 25 moves, 1-0

GM Lev Alburt's book "A Fresh Look at Chess"
Tarrasch vs Vogel, 1910 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 25 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. De la Bourdonnais 00 vs 000 (C53) 0-1
P F Johner vs Tartakower, 1914 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 25 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned Pawn (C18) 1-0 KxB won't save K&Q
A Balzar vs S Wernbacher, 2001 
(C18) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Nimzowitsch. Advance Var (B29) 1-0 Exchange sac
W Adams vs S Bernstein, 1936 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Richter-Rauzer. Classical (B63) 1-0 Smell the sac
Anand vs M Tissir, 2000 
(B63) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def: Nimzowitsch. Klein Var (C41) 1-0 Royal pin e-file
K Behting vs Nimzowitsch, 1912 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian, 2 Knts Def Traxler Cntrattk N sac line (C57) 0-1K walk
S Kurkin vs Estrin, 1966 
(C57) Two Knights, 25 moves, 0-1

Sic Dragon. Yugoslav Attk (B78) 0-1 It wasn't just about the Rs
R Bitoon vs W So, 2010 
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: 4 Knights. Exchange (000) 0-1 Fire on the f-file
Vigdorchik vs Alekhine, 1914 
(000) Chess variants, 25 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Defense: Goldman Var (B12) 1-0 Pin to win
P Rossiter vs Adams, 1989 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

B's Opening: Two Knts Def. Fried Liver Attk (C57) 1-0 Qs about
U Roessler vs M Riemer-Nlula, 1992 
(C57) Two Knights, 25 moves, 1-0

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Anderssen Def (C39) 1-0 Qs rumble
Steinitz vs F Deacon, 1863 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

Chess variants (000) 0-1 0-0 vs 0-0-0 and pawn storm, R sacs
F Devinck vs Morphy, 1858 
(000) Chess variants, 25 moves, 0-1

KGA. Cunningham Def Bertin Gambit (C35) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Larsen vs W Lauridsen, 1948 
(C35) King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 10...Kh8?
J K Duda vs W So, 2019 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 25 moves, 1-0

Italian, Classical. Greco Gambit Tradition (C54) 1-0Rob the Pin
Leonhardt vs W Schwan, 1903 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Defense (C65) 0-1 Two hogs on the 2nd
G W Medley vs Morphy, 1858 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

4Knights Halloween Gambit. Plasma Var (C46) 1-0 White N speaks
G Minchev vs Aleksandr Petrov, 1994 
(C46) Three Knights, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. Zagreb (Fianchetto) Var (B91) 1-0 Rob the Pin
Deepan Chakkravarthy J vs Negi, 2007 
(B91) Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Kan. Polugaevsky Var (B42) 1-0 Bxg6 sac is coming
Short vs P Cramling, 1996 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin (B22) 1-0 Gifted in the wrong manner
J Gonczi vs G Hidegh, 1999
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 24 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit, like a Muzio G. (C28) 1-0 Queen's all over
Martin Perez vs Catalan, 1981 
(C28) Vienna Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Blanel Gambit (C23) 1-0 Rook Snatch Tactic!
J Mieses vs Reti, 1908 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Bogoljubow Var (C91) 0-1 1st World Corr
A Cuadrado vs Purdy, 1950
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Kan. Wing Attack (B43) 1-0 Minors in the center
E Ghaem Maghami vs Wang Chen, 2012
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 25 moves, 1-0

Italian, 2 Ns Def. Modern B's Opening (C55) 1-0 4 Bs on b-file!
A Kosten vs Hebden, 1987 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

KGA. Abbazia Def (C36) 0-1 Cornered
Illescas Cordoba vs Murey, 1986
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def. 3.f3 Maroczy Gambit (B12) 1-0 Sac attack!
M Vaghar vs Z Ojagverdiyev, 2008
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Def: Declined/Cntr Cntr 4...Qa5 (B00) 1-0 Dovetail#
Lagno vs O Kulicov, 2003
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Wing Gambit. Marshall Var (B20)1-0 N sac for Greco's #
Koltanowski vs D Saxton, 1940 
(B20) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Andy Martin christened the strange beast a'turbo-charged hippo'
P Baki vs V Ianov, 2005 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian French Var (B40) 0-1 Double support the mating square
E Zamudio vs Alekhine, 1926 
(B40) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B47) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Kasparov vs Kengis, 1995 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Defense: General (B00) 1-0 24.?
T Binham vs P Horn, 1998 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 24 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System Main Line (C09) 1-0
O Sarapu vs V Secula, 1949
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 25 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Refutation of 4...d5? (C45) 1-0 Simul
Kasparov vs K Prasinou, 1996 
(C45) Scotch Game, 24 moves, 1-0

FR Winawer Positional (C19) 1-0 Notes by Bill Melvin. > combo!
B Melvin vs R Cunningham, 1994  
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 25 moves, 1-0

C-K Def: Panov Attk. Modern Def Mieses Line (B13) 0-1 Kside hit
NN vs Chandler, 1977 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 25 moves, 0-1

Alekhine Defense: Modern. Main Line (B05) 1-0 P surge
Bologan vs R Tischbierek, 1996
(B05) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 24 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Modern System (C03) 1-0 Tremendous!
Geller vs A Dreev, 1990 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack. Main Line (B52) 1-0 20.?
Tkachiev vs W Watson, 1993 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Anderssen Defense (C25) · 1-0
A Pink vs NN, 1911 
(C25) Vienna, 25 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense 3.Nf3 c6 (B06) 1-0 Pins, Batteries
Lutikov vs L Zinn, 1973
(B06) Robatsch, 24 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Advance. Van der Wiel Attk Dreyer Def (B12) 1-0
Lutikov vs M Zvirbulis, 1951 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 No speculation
Petrosian vs Kopelevic, 1942 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C73) 1-0 Pawn roller
M Vachier-Lagrave vs S A Attey, 2003 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 25 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

C58 1-0 25 moves. Bxh6 leads to Damiano's Bishop Mate.
Prins vs A Medina Garcia, 1951 
(C58) Two Knights, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen (B80) 1-0 searing smites!
Velimirovic vs Suba, 1987 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 24 moves, 1-0

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Rice Gambit (C39) 1-0 passed e-pawn
Swiderski vs L Forgacs, 1904 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: Byrne Var (B07) 1-0 Rook clearance sacrifice!
Y Yakovich vs M Schepetkova, 2004 
(B07) Pirc, 24 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: 2Ns Def. Modern B's Opening (C55) 1-0 Long diagon
A Planinc vs M Cvorovic, 1981
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 24 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

Game 25 of 200 Modern Brilliancies by Kevin Wicker
A Planinc vs V Kovacevic, 1978 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 24 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

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

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. Improved Steinitz Def (C66) 1-0 Simul
Capablanca vs A C Thomas, 1926 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Panov Attk. Fianchetto Gambit (B13) 1-0Crossfire
Szabo vs J Kostro, 1971
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

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