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Sicilian Cllosed the Door on Fredthebear
Compiled by fredthebear
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Collection in transition by Fredthebear.

Thank you syuanjiang for the Grand Prix games by Gawain Jones.

See Grand Prix Attack compiled by takasumi.

You're welcome bruce and mneuwirth.

Sicilian Closed (B23) 0-1 Double ++ on open e-file is decisive
Puck vs Troll, 1961 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 9 moves, 0-1

Miniature found in "The Massive Book of Chess" shows 9...Bh3!
P A Rasmussen vs E Brondum, 1995 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 9 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Closed Variation (B23) Miniature: 0-0 or Capture??
P A Ursell vs A T Watson, 1953 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 9 moves, 1-0

Game 94, "Anatoly Karpov - My 300 Best Games"
Karpov vs Quinteros, 1980 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 35 moves, 1-0

Game 351 in Boris Spassky's 400 Selected Games
Spassky vs Gufeld, 1988 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 42 moves, 1-0

Sic Closed Chameleon 6.Be3 (B23) 0-1Hole/Smothered Mate
Marjanovic vs I Zhivanov, 1946 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 6 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed. Chameleon Var (B23)0-1 A brawl from the start
T Rakic vs I Nemet, 1966 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed. Chameleon Var (B23) 1-0 e-file opens quickly
Fischer vs Spassky, 1992 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 58 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed. Chameleon (B35) 0-1 He gave her away
J Radovanovic vs M Quinn, 2004 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 40 moves, 0-1

Sicilian GP 3f4 5Bc4 (B23) 1-0 Add attacker to EAD creates pin
P Theon vs G Andruet, 1986 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 13 moves, 1-0

Sic Grand Prix Attk (B23)0-1 Qa5+ forks LPDO B shooting gallery
F Smrcka vs H R Engel, 1965 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 8 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack 5.Be2>Bb3 (B23) 1-0 Crossfire w/Qh4
N Minev vs Doda, 1963
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Grand Prix Attack (B23) 1-0 Impressive Sac Attack
J F Villarreal Felix vs N Ristic, 1975 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 29 moves, 1-0

Grand Prix Attack (B23) Q decoy sac then discovery ala Harrwitz
K Thompson vs F Rhine, 1992 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Grand Prix Attack (B23) 1-0
Kasparian vs Bronstein, 1947 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 34 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Discovery+
Reto Buerge vs V Tukmakov, 1997
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack (B23) 1/2-1/2 Squeezed too tight
C El Idrissi vs A Laaroussi, 2001 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 51 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack Bb5 (B23) 0-1 Q+ & fork LPDO Bishop
P Herzman vs B Vuckovic, 2002 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 8 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 3.f4 5.Bb5+ Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Irritating Q
J Wegerle vs Y Solodovnichenko, 2012
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 46 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 3.f4 5.Bb5+ Grand Prix Attk (B23) 0-1Dbld Isolanis win
M Thesing vs Ftacnik, 2012 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 3.f4 5.Bc5 Grand Prix Attk (B23) 0-1 White drops Ps
M Thesing vs M Parligras, 2011 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 3.f4 5.Bc5 Grand Prix Attk (B23) 0-1 White is up 4 Ps?
Short vs Karjakin, 2008 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 60 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 5Bc4 Grand Prix Attk. Schofman Var (B23) 0-1 Push back
J Edeling vs H Van Kooten, 2001 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Grand Prix 3.f4, 5.Bc4 (B23) 0-1 Passer, R+ fork
M Al-Modiahki vs Ivanchuk, 2014 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 52 moves, 0-1

Sicilian unClosed opens, traps Black queen using minors
Blackburne vs J Loye, 1913 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian unClosed (B23) 1-0 Pins w/a pesky knight
Von Bardeleben vs Paulsen, 1887 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Un-Closed. Traditional (B34) 1-0 Eventual passer
Lasker vs Bird, 1890 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 57 moves, 1-0

Sicilian unClosed Qxd4 (B23) 1/2-Wrong colored B
V Gashimov vs Karjakin, 2008 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian unClosed. Chameleon Var (B23) 0-1 Space is weak behind
Soltis vs Igor Ivanov, 1992
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 45 moves, 0-1

Sicilian unClosed (B23) 0-1 Rook ending
Adams vs Hydra, 2005 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 50 moves, 0-1

King's Indian Attack 7.Be3 (A07) 1-0 h-file attack, Deflection
Capablanca vs J C Rather, 1936 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

How to defeat these Closed Sicilian attacks
Fedorov vs Kasparov, 2001 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 More like a Sicilian Closed
K Shanava vs N Umudova, 2010 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 37 moves, 1-0

KIA/Hungarian / Sicilian Closed vs Dragon (A07) 1/2-1/2
B F Maryasin vs Vasiukov, 2013
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 12 moves, 1/2-1/2

KIA vs Sic/French Adv (A07) 1-0Furious Kside attk, Arabian# w/Q
Fischer vs Panno, 1970 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 36 moves, 1-0

KIA vs Sic Dragon (A07) 1-0 "Outrageous" mating net!
Fischer vs J Durao, 1966 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 46 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Be3 (A07) 0-1 Penetrating Ns generate a K walk
E Bone vs L Dubeck, 1971 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

KIA e5, Qe2 vs French (A08) 1-0 Pawns expand, tactical MG
Fischer vs U Geller, 1968 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 32 moves, 1-0

French 2.c4/Sicilian Closed(C00) 1-0 N hot foots it to the back
Keres vs K Ozols, 1937 
(C00) French Defense, 42 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto (B24)1-0 A masterpiece
L Day vs T Koliada, 1994 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 48 moves, 1-0

Sic Closed. Fianchetto 9.Be3 (B24) 1-0 #68 on Soltis Top 100
Smyslov vs Kotov, 1943 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 42 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto Be6(B24) 1-0 Clown Knights Mischief
A Lehtinen vs T Simola, 1995 
(B24) Sicilian, Closed, 41 moves, 1-0

Sic Closed. Fianchetto 7.Be3 (B25)1-0 Qside advance, Kside mate
Spassky vs E Lobron, 1987 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto (B24) 1-0 N support and N fork
Karpov vs Fedin, 1964 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 46 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto (B24) 0-1 Black tears up Qside
Spassky vs Sax, 1989
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto Var (B24) 1-0 4 Queens, Standing O
Burn vs O Chajes, 1911 
(B24) Sicilian, Closed, 115 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto (B24) 0-1 Q sac mating attack
M Rogan vs J A Rizzitano, 1989 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 21 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed 6Be3, Ne2 Fianchetto(B24) 1-0 N sac boosts attk
G Crown vs Kotov, 1947 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 6.Be3 (B26) 0-1 Fine Defense!
Adams vs Kasparov, 1999 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 59 moves, 0-1

Sic O'Kelly Variation. Yerevan System (B23) HOLYMOLYKASMOLY
Kupreichik vs J Sunye Neto, 1989 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Closed (B26) 0-1 Notes by Raymond Keene
Hecht vs Keene, 1972  
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed (B23) 0-1 Delicious Q sac, Discovered Double++
Svidler vs D Khismatullin, 2015 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 29 moves, 0-1

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

Sicilian Closed Traditional (B23) 1-0 Black is a strong player
T L Petrosian vs Jakovenko, 2004 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 75 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed (B23) 1-0 Simplify to a won ending
Nakamura vs Karjakin, 2004 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 55 moves, 1-0

Intro 2.f4 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
A Valles vs Kasparov, 1988 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 24 moves, 0-1

Intro 2.f4 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
Short vs Kasparov, 1990 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 52 moves, 1-0

Kside crush"Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
G Jones vs D Abhishek, 2007 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 1-0

Premature "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
E G F Hellers vs Gelfand, 1990
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 32 moves, 0-1

Qside plan "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
I Rogers vs V Johansson, 2006 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 51 moves, 1-0

Game 5 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
Joel Benjamin vs B G Smith, 2006 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Game 7 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
Macieja vs P K Wells, 2005
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 54 moves, 1-0

Game 8 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
G Jones vs M Agopov, 2007
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Game 9 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
G Jones vs T Gelashvili, 2007 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 26 moves, 1-0

Game 10 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
Adams vs Anand, 1997
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 39 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game 11 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
G Jones vs Van Wely, 2007 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 12 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
Judit Polgar vs Topalov, 1996 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 36 moves, 1-0

Game 32 "Starting out: S.Grand Prix Attack" by G. Jones 2008
G Jones vs J Sarkar, 2007
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 69 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed (B23) 0-1 Find good squares, form batteries
Aronian vs Ivanchuk, 2006 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 31 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed 3.g4 (B23) 1-0 Odd start, 0-0-0, N fork
Nakamura vs A Zhigalko, 2009 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional NxBb3 (B25) 0-1 White Q diverted
Tiviakov vs Shirov, 2010 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 31 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed (B23) 1-0Castled K wins again w/help from Q pin
W Watson vs T Karolyi Jr., 1986
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Bg2, Nge2, 10.Be3 (B23) 0-1 Unbalanced
Spassky vs J Sunye Neto, 1986 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 78 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed (B23) 0-1 Notes by Bogoljubov
Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs Lasker, 1925  
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Bg2, f4, Nf3 (B23) 0-1 Intermezzo Q+ adds defen
M Salami vs Epishin, 2001 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 33 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed. Botvinnik Def II (B25) 1-0 0-0-0, control cntr
Spassky vs A Ostl, 1990 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

Grand Prix Attk 5.Bc4 (B23) 1-0 Pin, Distract K as Defender
T Farley vs M Kawuma, 2004 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 29 moves, 1-0

Grand Prix Attack 5.Bc4 (B23) 1-0 Brutal Kside onslaught
J Johnson vs Kaufman, 1979 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 19 moves, 1-0

Grand Prix Attack 5.Bc4 (B23) 1-0 Clever demolition sac 21.Nxe6
Anand vs Gelfand, 1996 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Grand Prix Attk 5.Bc4 (B23) 1-0 Sac attack into discovered+
G Welling vs Kappler, 1983 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 2...d6 3.f4 Grand Prix Attk (B23) 1-0Pawn gifts
Nakamura vs W M Buehl, 2001
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Anti-Sicilian Grand Prix Attk 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 then play 3 Bb5
S A Iuldachev vs A H T dos Santos Fier, 2006 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Anti-Sicilian Grand Prix Attk 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 then play 3 Bb5
H Simonian vs Lutsko, 2007 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 58 moves, 1-0

Anti-Sicilian Grand Prix Attk 1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 Nc6 then play 3 Bb5
A Kovacevic vs N Djukic, 2002
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 52 moves, 1-0

Always consider En Prise moves as possible 2-movers.
N Gaprindashvili vs A Blagidze, 1963 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 15 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Korchnoi Def (B23)1-0 P rollers opposite wings
Blatny vs N Ioseliani, 1988
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Korchnoi Def (B23) 1-0 Greed is a sin.
Blatny vs M Werner, 1988 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 11 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Korchnoi Def (B23) 1-0 Rs use half-open g-file
A Sabani vs Adorjan, 1990
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed. Korchnoi Def (B23) 0-1 Blitz trap
E Bamber vs D Bryson, 2001 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 22 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Closed. Korchnoi Def (B23) 1/2-1/2 N&Ps ending
Spassky vs Korchnoi, 1968 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 51 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Defense: Closed Var (B23) 1/2-1/2
Spassky vs Korchnoi, 1968 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 37 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Defense: Closed (B23) 1-0 26.Nh7# Smothered Mate
A Bodnaruk vs V Gunina, 2006 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed (B25) 1-0 The thinnest chance
Spassky vs Geller, 1968 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed f4, Nf3 (B25) 1-0 Open g-file
Spassky vs Geller, 1968 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed f4, Nf3 (B25) 1-0 Exchange sac
A Boog vs Van Wely, 1993
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Nf3, delayed f4 (B26) 1/2-1/2 OCB ending
Smyslov vs Fischer, 1970 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 35 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Closed. Botvinnik Def I Edge (B25) 1-0 Open g-file
Short vs Zhu Chen, 2002
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Botvinnik Def. I Edge Var (B25) 1-0Pile on pin
I Bilek vs Gheorghiu, 1968 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 19 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Closed (B25) 1-0 Missed combo. White wins anyway.
Smyslov vs Larsen, 1958 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 37 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Botvinnik Def. II (B25) 1/2-1/2 missed the win
Adams vs Topalov, 2007 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 52 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Closed Variation 6.Be3 (B26) 1-0 Nice lil' combo
Ljubojevic vs Quinteros, 1981 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 32 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 6.Be3 (B26) 1-0 See 10th move notes
Adams vs Anand, 1998 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 57 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 9.Be3 (B25) 1-0 Astonishing central battle!
Navara vs Sasikiran, 2009 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Sic Closed. Fianchetto (B25) 1-0 Chernev's Most Instructive G34
Panov vs Taimanov, 1952 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 55 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 6.f4 7.Nf3 8.Be3 (B25) 0-1 Triple on d-file
W Walz vs Fischer, 1956 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 40 moves, 0-1

Sic Closed. Fianchetto N climb (B25) 1-0 Resign in won position
Veprek vs I David Glaz, 1982 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Bg2, f4, Nf3 (B25) 1-0Black's last rook is lost
Balashov vs Pigusov, 1990 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Bg2-f4-Nf3 (B25) 1-0 R does more harm than good
Bronstein vs Keres, 1953 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 58 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Grand Prix Attk f4-Nf3-Be2 (B23) 1-0 Closed breakthru
L Day vs J Yoos, 1996 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 55 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Nf3-Bg2-No f4 (B23) 1-0 Ne5xNg6 sac
Adams vs P Mellier, 1995
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed f4-Nf3-Bc4 (B23) 1-0 Video link
Short vs Gelfand, 1991 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Bg2-Ne2-f4 (B23) 1-0 Kside pawn thrust
E Degerstedt vs R Vik-Hansen, 2007
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Grand Prix Attack (B23) 1-0 R vs B ending
L Day vs A Kuznecov, 1983 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 68 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional (B34) 1-0 10.Nc7+, outnumber h7
Keres vs I Raud, 1931 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Var (B23) 0-1 As the board opens, Keres thrives
Kasparian vs Keres, 1947 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed 4.Bg2, f4 (B26) 0-1 Black N tour security for Q
R Hawkes vs K Spraggett, 1986 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed. 3.Bb5 Traditional (B25) 0-1Remove the Defender
L Ptacnikova vs H Steingrimsson, 2015 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 8 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Bb5-Bc4. Traditional (B25) 1-0 2Rs vs 3 Minors
F Armbrust vs Shirov, 2014 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 44 moves, 1-0

Closed Sicilian Bc4. Anti-Sveshnikov. Kharlov-Kramnik(B30) 1-0
Shirov vs M Roiz, 2006 
(B30) Sicilian, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack 6...Nd4xBb5 (B23) 1/2- R ending awry
E Bamber vs I Gourlay, 2001
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 91 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Grand Prix Attk 7...Nd4xBb5 (B23) 1-0 Passer issue
Hebden vs O Thorsson, 1994 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional BxN(B25) 1-0 Intermezzo discipline
I Makka vs A Papathanasiou, 2008
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional 9.BxNc6 (B25) 1-0 Yugoslav-like
L Cooper vs R Fesalbon, 2008
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 18 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional 4.BxNc6 (B23) 1-0 f-file pin
M Petraki vs G Kouloumbis, 2001 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 19 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional 4.BxNc6 (B25) 1-0 Central passer
M Bakalarz vs H Woehrel, 2007 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 6.BxNc6 (B23) 1-0 Sac Exchange & Sac Exch offer
Plaskett vs K Bischoff, 2001 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Grand Prix Attk BxNc6(B23) 1-0 Slick Queen harrassment
V R Borovikov vs R Vazquez Igarza, 2000
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional NxNd4 (B25) 1-0 Spearhead on f7
R Hess vs Flavio Perez, 2007
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional NxNd4 (B23) 1-0Don't help opponent
M Petraki vs A Stiri, 2001 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional NxNd4 (B23) 1-0 Spearhead, Rob Pin
K Bulski vs E Momeni, 2007 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional Nd4xBb3 (B25) 1-0 Pawns fall
F Vallejo Pons vs J Sprenger, 2007 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 18 moves, 1-0

White's 23. RxNf6! initiaties a pretty Knight fork combination.
S Sale vs B Jankovic, 1999 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Bg2, Be3 (B26) 1-0 R sac for two passers
Short vs Stefansson, 2002 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Fianchetto Var (B24) 0-1 N sac for Kside attk
Smyslov vs Szabo, 1949 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 34 moves, 0-1

Game 41 in The Golden Dozen by Irving Chernev
Smyslov vs Denker, 1946 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 52 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed Traditional 8...NxBb3 (B25) 0-1 Heavy Artillery
S A Iuldachev vs Aronian, 2004 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Closed. Fianchetto Var (B24) 0-1 2 Hogs on 2nd
Capablanca vs Ilyin-Zhenevsky, 1925 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 37 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed 6.f4 7.Nf3 (B25) 0-1 Close but costly loss
Spassky vs Portisch, 1980 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed 6.f4 7.Nf3 (B25) 0-1 Doubled Rs on g-file
Spassky vs Portisch, 1982 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 43 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed 6.f4 7.Nf3 (B25) 0-1 47...Bb4 is not foolish
Spassky vs Judit Polgar, 1994 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 47 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed 6.f4 7.Nf3 (B25) 0-1 More pawns
Spassky vs Judit Polgar, 1995 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 40 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Ne2-Ng3-Be2 (B23) 1-0 White chews up the Kside
Short vs Karjakin, 2008 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 32 moves, 1-0

Andy Soltis' book The Inner Game of Chess
Ljubojevic vs Kasparov, 1991 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 43 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Grand Prix Attack 6...NxBb5 (B23) 1/2-1/2
A Cabrera vs V Malakhov, 2005
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 44 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Defense: Grand Prix Attack 6...NxBb5 (B23) 1/2-1/2
G Jones vs R Edouard, 2010
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 55 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Defense: Grand Prix Attack 6...NxBb5 (B23) 1/2-1/2
T Hisler vs M Eriksson, 2005
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 22 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Grand Prix Attack 6...NxBb5 (B23) 0-1 Up the exchange
Ruixin Yang vs Wang Yue, 2001
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 39 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Grand Prix Attack f4, Nf3, Bb5 vs Qb6 (B23) 0-1
Weeramantry vs A J Atia, 2006
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 47 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Grand Prix Attack f4, Nf3, Bb5 vs Nd4 (B23) 0-1
J Hawes vs F Handke, 2001
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 33 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Bg2, Nf3 (B25) 0-1 Black gets the open files
A Medina Garcia vs Botvinnik, 1969 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 56 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Closed. Chameleon Var (B23) 1-0 Queenmate
Yurkov vs Salov, 1979 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 14 moves, 1-0

The 14th and last round of the 1978 Olympiad. Time trouble.
Spassky vs Timman, 1978 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Def. Closed. Traditional (B23) 0-1 Routine castling
Steinitz vs H Voigt, 1885 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 12 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Bb5-Bc4. Traditional (B25) 1-0 Blistering thrts
Y Gozzoli vs L Delorme, 2006 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed 5.Bg2 Korchnoi Def (B23) 1-0 Zugzwang P ending
S Fillion vs H Masse, 2001 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 65 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Grand Prix vs Dragon Ne7, Bg7 (B23) 1-0 Prep Mayet's #
P Jaracz vs K Rudolph, 2000
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed Bc4 (B23) 0-1 Royal family fork#
A Hugaert vs B Gundavaa, 2009 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 50 moves, 0-1

Sicilian UnClosed f4, Nf3 Bc4 (B23) 1-0 Blitz outnumbering, pin
I Nepomniachtchi vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2019 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 22 moves, 1-0

Closed Sicil. Anti-Sveshnikov Var Kharlov-Kramnik Line(B30) 1-0
Kamsky vs Shirov, 2007 
(B30) Sicilian, 37 moves, 1-0

Closed Sicilian. Anti-Sveshnikov Kharlov-Kramnik Line (B30) 1/2
Ponomariov vs Shirov, 2002 
(B30) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Closed 7.Be3 d6 (A07) 1-0 extorting Black pawns
Tartakower vs V Halberstadt, 1930 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 41 moves, 1-0

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