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* The Original Link: Game Collection: Opening Traps and Miniatures

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* Garry Kasparov Teaches Chess (Batsford 1986): Game Collection: Garry Kasparov Teaches Chess

* A1912: Game Collection: Abbazia 1912

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* Good chess links to know: http://www.youthchess.net/rtngexp.htm

* Brief repertoire for White: Game Collection: Repertoire for White

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Grob Opening: Grob Gambit. Fritz Gambit (A00) · 1-0, 13 moves
C Bloodgood vs R W Christy, 1957 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 13 moves, 1-0

KIA vs Sicilian Accel Dragon (A07) 0-1 20...?
P Lyrberg vs R Irzhanov, 1992 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 21 moves, 0-1

Modern Def: Averbakh System. Kotov 8.Na4 Qb4+ (A42) 1-0 Q trap
G Moehring vs J Diaz, 1976 
(A42) Modern Defense, Averbakh System, 15 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit: Philidor/Maroczy Def early Qs exchange (B07) 1-0
Lasker vs E W Engberg, 1911 
(B07) Pirc, 15 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Anderssen Def (C25) 1-0 blindfold simultaneous
Alekhine vs De Cassio, 1944 
(C25) Vienna, 10 moves, 1-0

12...Rh1+! Damiano's Mate on open h-file w/N support
Sils vs L Schmid, 1971 
(C57) Two Knights, 14 moves, 0-1

Hungarian Opening (A00) 1-0 See story: 2nd hand smoke kills R?
Tal vs Uhlmann, 1970 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 14 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack (A01) 0-1 NxB, then Qa5+ & fork LPDO N
J Rubenstein vs I Golyak, 2005 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 9 moves, 0-1

Zukertort: Lisitsyn Gambit (A04) · 1-0 Must Know Crusher
H Haberditz vs Hysek, 1938 
(A04) Reti Opening, 8 moves, 1-0

Zukertort /d6 Dutch or Dbl K-Pawn 3 Knights? (A04) 1-0Discovery
Carlsen vs Dolmatov, 2004 
(A04) Reti Opening, 19 moves, 1-0

Tennison Gambit (A06) 1-0 Q is going, Going, GONE!
J Krejcik vs S Takacs, 1920 
(A06) Reti Opening, 6 moves, 1-0

Tennison Gambit (A06) 1-0 Smothered Mate
A Schroeder vs R T Black, 1912 
(A06) Reti Opening, 7 moves, 1-0

Tennison Gambit (A06) 1-0 Nxf7+ Removes King as defender
G Welling vs A Faber, 1978 
(A06) Reti Opening, 6 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Q Pawn Def (A06) 1-0 R rocks the 7th!
J Nogueiras vs J Hobaica, 2003 
(A06) Reti Opening, 20 moves, 1-0

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

King's Indian Attack: Yugoslav 5...BxNf3 (A07) 1-0 Beastly Bs
B Pavlenko vs I Solonar, 2001
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

Stefanova's pet King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 Pin the attacker
A Stefanova vs U Zak, 2001 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 34 moves, 1-0

K's English, 3 Ns (A27) 1-0 N&B sacs set up forks on K&Q
Sanahuja vs Fernandez, 1983 
(A27) English, Three Knights System, 8 moves, 1-0

Englund Gambit Declined (A40) 0-1 Fishing Pole Attack on h-file
H Krebs vs E J Diemer, 1974 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 13 moves, 0-1

Benoni Defense (A43) 1-0 Queen Deflection Sacrifice
Yermolinsky vs E Tate, 2001 
(A43) Old Benoni, 9 moves, 1-0

Dutch, Staunton Gambit. Accepted (A82) 1-0 5 Piece Attack w/Pin
A E Blackmar vs A Labry, 1876 
(A82) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 14 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Staunton Gambit 4...h6? (A83) 1-0 Spearhead f7
H Krongraf vs U Monsehr, 1989 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 9 moves, 1-0

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5 (B01) 1-0 Pin Nc6 & Discovery traps Q w/Nxc7+
G Abrahams vs W R Thomas, 1923 
(B01) Scandinavian, 7 moves, 1-0

Cntr Cntr 3...Qd8 Ilundain (B01) attack f7 Legall's Mate next
Balode vs Sondore, 1965 
(B01) Scandinavian, 7 moves, 1-0

Cntr Cntr 3...Qd8 Ilundain (B01) 1-0Unpin, Bb5+, Nf7# KNOW THIS
J Mieses vs J W Ohquist, 1895 
(B01) Scandinavian, 11 moves, 1-0

Boden's Mate, one of Teichmann's famous games
Teichmann vs NN, 1914 
(000) Chess variants, 13 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann: Two Knights Attack (B10) 1-0 Nxf7 KxNf7 Qxe6+
Alekhine vs R Bruce, 1938 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 12 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann, Two Knights Attack (B10) 1-0 Reinfeld # puzzle
Spielmann vs M Walter, 1928 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 20 moves, 1-0

C-K Def. Main Line (B15) 1-0 Famous off-hand miniature w/Q sac
Reti vs Tartakower, 1910 
(B15) Caro-Kann, 11 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Bowlder Attack (B20) 1-0Rapid development; pin & skewr
Karlstrom vs Simmens, 1967 
(B20) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0 Philidor's Legacy
V Disawal vs M Anshuman, 2008 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Stockfish
Aronin vs Kantarovich, 1960 
(B27) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: French Var (B40) 1-0 Bone in the throat
Greiner vs S Buntin, 1975 
(B40) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Unpin, Legall's Mate found in Reinfeld's Checkmate book
H Buckle vs NN, 1840 
(B50) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Delayed Alapin (B50) 1-0 Common unpin trap, else Bb5+
Rellstab vs Butzbach, 1968 
(B50) Sicilian, 7 moves, 1-0

It's better to exchange the pawn than taking time to defend it
P Michel vs J Traian Iliesco, 1943 
(B50) Sicilian, 5 moves, 1-0

Resembles the Smith-Morra Gambit; Bxf7+ removes the K defender
M de Bolster vs NN, 1970 
(B53) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sic Classical (B56)Open d-file allows QxQd8 after Bxf7+ deflect
Schestakov vs Gusseinow, 1967 
(B56) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. Zagreb (Fianchetto) Var (B91) 1-0 Rob the pin
G Kieninger vs P Mross, 1941 
(B91) Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation, 14 moves, 1-0

French, Mediterranean Defense (C01) 1-0 Greek gift, pawn wedge
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C01) French, Exchange, 12 moves, 1-0

Blackburne's Mate: 24.Bxh7# 1-0
B Koch vs H Nowarra, 1938 
(C02) French, Advance, 24 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Steinitz Var (C11) 1-0 Wild for a French Def
V Kautsky vs J Knapp, 1911 
(C11) French, 23 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Tartakower Var (C13) 0-1Rs to the rescue
Spielmann vs J van den Bosch, 1935 
(C13) French, 22 moves, 0-1

French Winawer (C15) 1-0 Qxe6+ sacrifice; Boden's mate
Alekhine vs Vasic, 1931 
(C15) French, Winawer, 11 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Boi Variation (C20) 1-0 Scholar's Mate
Michael Meyer vs D Newcomb, 1952 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 7 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit: Accepted (C21) 1-0 Blitzed! The champ grabs 4Ps?
Bird vs Lasker, 1892 
(C21) Center Game, 12 moves, 1-0

bxf7+ queen loss variation
C Gibbs vs C Davie, 1916 
(C21) Center Game, 10 moves, 1-0

forced queen loss
Barnett vs Eastwood, 1949 
(C21) Center Game, 8 moves, 1-0

bxf2 leads to knight fork
NN vs P S Leonhardt, 1903 
(C22) Center Game, 8 moves, 0-1

bishop sac to queen loss
L Boros vs I Saller, 1995 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 9 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game, Stanley Var (C26) 1-0 Bxf7+ then Qd5+ & fork, more
Alekhine vs A Evenson, 1918 
(C26) Vienna, 14 moves, 1-0

B Opening: Boden-Kieseritsky Gambit (C27) 1-0 Legall's # w/2 Bs
Taylor vs K Dreyer, 1934 
(C27) Vienna Game, 9 moves, 1-0

12. Bxf7+!! mates or wins the Black Queen
Young / Burille vs Ware / Snow, 1888 
(C28) Vienna Game, 20 moves, 1-0

6.nxg5!! leads to mate
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 10 moves, 1-0

Comprehensive Chess Course V2, Game 63, KGA, Rob the frozen pin
Alekhine vs R Mikulka, 1925 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 19 moves, 1-0

2..f6? gets killed
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 11 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 1-0 The original Legall's checkmate.
De Legal vs Saint Brie, 1750 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 7 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def: Qd7 is not the Opera House game (C41) 1-0 Bb5 pin
Kolisch vs E Geake, 1860 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

nxe5! mate
T Draisma vs J de Graaf, 1954 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 9 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: Hanham Var (C41) 1-0 Watch those Bishops
F Koberl vs J Ban, 1952
(C41) Philidor Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

A simple 7 ... Qf6 holds things together for Black
G Robinson vs C Davie, 1916 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Damiano Variation (C42) 1-0 Book Trap Blindfolded
Koltanowski vs K Diller, 1960 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 5 moves, 1-0

Beautiful Skewer, Bxf2+ Decoy, NxN+ removes guard, Q falls!
H McMahon vs Marshall, 1897 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 7 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Lolli Var (C44) 1-0 Pin creates royal family fork
Morphy vs NN, 1850 
(000) Chess variants, 14 moves, 1-0

Scotch (C45) 1-0 Common mini when fianchetto B bites the dust
B Blumenfeld vs NN, 1903 
(C45) Scotch Game, 10 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Schmidt Var (C45) 0-1Discovered double checkmate!!
A Miller vs Chernev, 1928 
(C45) Scotch Game, 9 moves, 0-1

2 kNights Def./ Scotch Gambit. Kside (C45) 1-0 2 mating squares
J Vasser vs T Brookshear, 1981 
(C45) Scotch Game, 9 moves, 1-0

After 9...Ngxe5!, keeping the Q defended, Black is more than OK
V Muratov vs B Baranov, 1964 
(C45) Scotch Game, 11 moves, 1-0

Pawn Fork sets up Q sac & attack on K in the center
Swain vs Smart, 1990 
(C46) Three Knights, 13 moves, 0-1

nxc6 leaves queen overworked
A Oppenheim vs NN, 1921 
(C47) Four Knights, 9 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit Accepted (C51) 1-0 Spearhead Q forks f7 & loose N
B Wall vs L Shameson, 1986 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 9 moves, 1-0

knight sac to mate
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 9 moves, 1-0

9.nxg5=aggresive attack
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 14 moves, 1-0

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

Italian Game: Two Knights Def (C55) 1-0 N sac into Spearhead #
Koltanowski vs NN, 1953 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

fried liver attack
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C57) Two Knights, 17 moves, 1-0

fried liver
Morphy vs NN, 1850 
(000) Chess variants, 18 moves, 1-0

queen sac to bodens mate
Zukertort vs Anderssen, 1865 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 1-0

queen sac to grecos mate
S Pencil vs G Goltsoff, 1976 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 13 moves, 1-0

pin on d7= queen loss
Z von Balla vs A Ritzen, 1914 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 9 moves, 1-0

removal of the guard to knight loss
W Dakin vs I Hund, 1981 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 9 moves, 1-0

pin = queen loss
Motilev vs Tschirkow, 1981 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Spanish Berlin, Improved Steinitz Defense?! (C66) 1-0 Dbl ++
Nimzowitsch vs Ryckhoff, 1910 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 1-0

bg5=queen loss
A Pearsall vs White, 1935 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 9 moves, 1-0

bishop loss
B Wall vs B Henline, 1977 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 10 moves, 1-0

bxf7+ leads to mate in 4
T Martin vs NN, 1980 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

bishop gets traped
R Dworzynski vs Keres, 1956 
(C71) Ruy Lopez, 11 moves, 0-1

Capablanca miniature: Q sacrifice (if accepted) allows Bxf7#.
Capablanca vs L B Meyer, 1908 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

qd5 to knight loss
D Burk vs A Wishnek, 1968 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 8 moves, 1-0

qd5 wins the knight
C van den Berg vs F Gaarenstroom, 1943 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

the pin 7..bg4 won't work in this position
E J Diemer vs Toth, 1948 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 11 moves, 1-0

8.rd1 destroys blacks defences
E J Diemer vs NN, 1950 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 11 moves, 1-0

18..qd7?although nb8 is no good either or 0-0-0?
E J Diemer vs H G Gunderam, 1959 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 22 moves, 1-0

7..bxc4?? =double checkmate
E J Diemer vs NN, 1979 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 8 moves, 1-0

10.nfd5!?
A E Blackmar vs Farrar, 1881 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 15 moves, 1-0

Uncommon (unsound) Q pawn opening; Double checkmate miniature
Lietsch vs Van Minden, 1957 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 10 moves, 1-0

B-D Gambit: Bogoljubow. Studier Attack (D00) 1-0 2 Ns dancing
E J Diemer vs S Weinmann, 1980 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 20 moves, 1-0

Blackmar-Diemer Gambit: Ryder Gambit (D00) 1-0 Boden's Mate
E J Diemer vs Portz, 1948 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 13 moves, 1-0

bxf7+ = queen loss
A J Donnelly vs E Pollington, 1963 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 6 moves, 1-0

QG Accepted Old Variation: Piece lost in 6. See Blogger notes.
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 6 moves, 1-0

Queen sacrifice is a distraction for Legall's Mate D21 1-0 8
T K Twigg vs E Gray, 1947 
(D21) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 8 moves, 1-0

6.nxd5?=elephant trap
Mayet vs Harrwitz, 1848 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 8 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Def. Three Knts. Petrosian System (D57) 0-1 Curveball
J Markos vs Sasikiran, 2008 
(D91) Grunfeld, 5.Bg5, 23 moves, 0-1

QID Petrosian Var. Farago Defense (E12) 1-0 Double attack LPDO
L Christiansen vs Karpov, 1993 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 12 moves, 1-0

NID. Classical Var (E32) 1-0 Rapid; Mate on diagonal or Q trap
Karpov vs Korchnoi, 2008 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 19 moves, 1-0

8.axb4 proves to be bad for white
Reshevsky vs Z Margalit, 1958 
(E42) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein), 9 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Saemisch-Indian (A50) 0-1 Intro to pgn4web
D Djakova vs P J Draganova, 2001 
(A50) Queen's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 0-1

Dutch Def: General (A80) 1-0 Pseudo-Blackburne's Mate w/a Pawn!
B Starck vs D Bertholdt, 1962 
(A80) Dutch, 32 moves, 1-0

Owen Def. Matovinsky Gambit (B00) 1-0 6...Bg7 Out of business
G den Broeder vs W Wegener, 1982 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

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

Center Counter 3...Qa5 (B01) 1-0 Q trap fighting for c7 square
Wiesel vs Weigel, 1923 
(B01) Scandinavian, 9 moves, 1-0

Center Counter 3...Qa5 Main Lines (B01) 1-0 Q on the run!
Alekhine vs M Schroeder, 1924 
(B01) Scandinavian, 15 moves, 1-0

Czech Defense: General (B06) 1-0 Surprise!
J Arnason vs J Pribyl, 1987 
(B07) Pirc, 15 moves, 1-0

King Pawn Game: Maroczy Defense QxQd8 KxQ (B07) 1-0
Lasker / Maroczy vs NN, 1900 
(B07) Pirc, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann, Two Knights Attack (B10) 1-0 Smothered mate in 6
Keres vs E Arlamowski, 1950 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 6 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Mieses Attack. Landau Gambit (B12) 1-0 Fool's #
C Damant vs NN, 1932 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Game 1 in 'Judgment and Planning in Chess' by Machgielis Euwe
Botvinnik vs Kmoch, 1934 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 27 moves, 1-0

"1947 Vogt vs Lehmann" is also the same game.
C R Gurnhill vs W H Banks, 1962 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 6 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Karpov Variation (B17) 1-0 Smothered Mate
R Smith vs C Tichenor, 1982 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 7 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Karpov. Smyslov Var (B17) 1-0 Q sac for Bishop #
B Perenyi vs L Eperjesi, 1974 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 14 moves, 1-0

Tal plays the anti-positional 12. f4?! to irk Botvinnik.
Tal vs Botvinnik, 1960 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 41 moves, 1-0

5-move howler; Sicilian Wing Gambit. Marshall Var (B20) 0-1
K Shirazi vs J Peters, 1984 
(B20) Sicilian, 5 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Nimzowitsch Var. M.L. (B29) 1-0 Philidor's Legacy
Unzicker vs O Sarapu, 1970 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 19 moves, 1-0

Not quite the Englund Gambit miniature, but close??
B Wall vs S Millimaci, 1987 
(B32) Sicilian, 6 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 up a bishop
V Salenko vs A Poplavsky, 2000
(B32) Sicilian, 19 moves, 1-0

Queen sac lures king into fatal cavalry charge!
H Pollmaecher vs A Saalbach, 1861 
(B40) Sicilian, 13 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Paulsen. Gary Gambit (B44) 1/2-1/2
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1985 
(B44) Sicilian, 18 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Def: Classical. General (B56) 1-0 MAGNUS SMITH TRAP
Fischer vs NN, 1964 
(B56) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sic Dragon (B72) A Well known trap. If Nc6 then Ng4 is playable
K Rahn vs Rellstab, 1941 
(B70) Sicilian, Dragon Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Levenfish Var (B71) 1-0 Leaps and bounds
D Muller-Using vs F Hoffmann, 1995 
(B71) Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation, 10 moves, 1-0

22.Bxf7+! If 22...QxQ 23.Ng6# 1-0. Greco's Mate w/N robs pin.
R G Wade vs R F Boxall, 1953 
(B88) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 22 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch / Rubinstein (C10) 1-0 Bishop tactics
Z Solmanis vs E Gize, 1940 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 10 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 0-1 Q trap
B Anderson vs W Milbratz, 1990 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 12 moves, 0-1

French Def: Rubinstein Var (C10) 1-0 Raking Bishops
K Blom vs Niels Jensen, 1934 
(C10) French, 9 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Boi Var (C23) 0-1 Decoy sac, Royal fork
NN vs Greco, 1620 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 8 moves, 0-1

Danish Gambit: Accepted. Copenhagen Defense (C21) 1-0 Q skewer
Albin vs Horinek, 1922 
(C21) Center Game, 11 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit: General (C21) 1-0 Q rakes the 5th rank
A Makarov vs T Heinrich, 1998 
(C21) Center Game, 13 moves, 1-0

Danish G. Accepted. Copenhagen Def (C21) 1-0 Reinfeld # puzzle
Lindehn vs L Maczuski, 1863 
(C21) Center Game, 16 moves, 1-0

DGA, Copenhagen Def. (C21) 1-0 Putting out fires with gasoline.
C Hartlaub vs M W Testa, 1912 
(C21) Center Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit: Accepted. Copenhagen Def (C21) 1-0 Knights Smite
Blackburne vs Cotton, 1880 
(C21) Center Game, 21 moves, 1-0

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

Danish G. Accepted. Copenhagen Def (C21) 1-0Pretty Discovered#
Denker vs Gonzalez, 1945 
(C21) Center Game, 19 moves, 1-0

Center Game: 8...d6 Berger Var (C22) 1-0 B-Q Spearhead
Morozevich vs Hebden, 1994 
(C22) Center Game, 27 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Stanley Var. Meitner-Mieses Gambit (C23) 1-0hit Qs
Z Vukovic vs F Emmel, 1979 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 7 moves, 1-0

King goes for a walk in the Frankenstein-Dracula Variation
E E Book vs A Hiidenheimo, 1924 
(C27) Vienna Game, 16 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit (C28) 1-0 Miniatures in notes
J Krejcik vs A Kraus, 1952 
(C28) Vienna Game, 9 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit (C28) 1-0 Q sac for a unique mate!
Margulies vs Lwow, 1949 
(C28) Vienna Game, 15 moves, 1-0

$Blackburne's Trap is an Unpin (sitting Q sac) Legall's Mate
Blackburne vs NN, 1885  
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 13 moves, 1-0

KGD. Classical, General (C30) 0-1 Remove the Defender (Q vs Q)
E Prandstetter vs J Augustin, 1974 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 17 moves, 0-1

King's Gambit: General (C30) 0-1 Frank Marshall is a stunt man!
P Reid vs Marshall, 1937 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 21 moves, 0-1

variants - remove Ra1 / Reversed Falkbeer CG (000) 1-0 K walk
J Mason vs Dr. S, 1882 
(000) Chess variants, 18 moves, 1-0

KGD: Falkbeer Countergambit. Anderssen Attk (C31) 0-1 Boden's #
F Langley vs B Burt, 1870 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 11 moves, 0-1

KGA Bishop's Gambit Greco Var (C33) 1-0 Know this Unpin trap
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 9 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit: Accepted. Greco Gambit (C38) 0-1 Q trap
A Ornstein vs Westerinen, 1975 
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 15 moves, 0-1

Philidor: Lopez CG (C41) 1-0 Spurious but gorgeous miniature
J H Blake vs G A Hooke, 1891 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

Philidor Countergambit (C41) 1-0 See rustyrook notes
Kolisch vs Rhodes / Walker, 1861 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 13 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 1-0 poisoned e-pawn
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 6 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 1-0 Scholar's # by trailing Q
Karjakin vs M A Sola Lluch, 2003 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

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

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

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Morphy Attack (C51) 1-0 Pin, R sac
Perigal / Pulling vs W M Popert, 1840 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 22 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 Knights Def. Fried Liver Attack (C57) 1-0 Black K moves 5X
D Weir vs J Messenger, 1951 
(C57) Two Knights, 11 moves, 1-0

Italian, Two Knts Def. Polerio Def Suhle Def (C59)0-1 JHB# next
V Malakhatko vs Timoshenko, 2003 
(C59) Two Knights, 23 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Def. Archangelsk Var (C78) 0-1Philidor's Legacy
P Avgousti vs C Uzman, 1970 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 0-1

Sic S-M Gambit (B21) Stock Bxf7+ Sac; the K is Overworked
F Rechi Perez vs E Grassi, 1986 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 7 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 0-1 Reti's Mate
Dutch vs J N Sugden, 1964 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 11 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Smith-Morra Gambit. Accepted Bg7 Def (B21) 1-0 N+
L Kurtesch vs Berta, 1958 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

S-M G Declinded (B21) A nice selection of forks w/Bxf2+
Petterson vs E Larsson, 1963 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 2.c3 Alapin (B22) 0-1 B & N+ attack c2, Ke1
Zakar vs Szabo, 1933 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 9 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin (B22) 0-1 White try for brilliancy backfires
M Kagan vs H Lyman, 1937 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 19 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 2.c3. Barmen Def Central Exchange (B22) 1-0 d-bone
Koltanowski vs NN, 1955 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 17 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin Variation. General (B22) · 1-0
H Ullrich vs NN, 1952 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 8 moves, 1-0

R Antonio vs T Dao, 2005 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

A Foldeak vs F Nagy, 1942 
(B60) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 13 moves, 1-0

KP Game: Busch-Gass Gambit (C40) 1-0 The Krejcik queen trap
J Krejcik vs Baumgartner, 1914 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 7 moves, 1-0

P-K4 Busch-Gass Gambit (C40) 1-0 Greek gift w/uncommon finish
R Gralla vs M Amini, 2010 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 19 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer Var (C40) 0-1 Correspondence
F Bernsdorfer vs W Hasenfuss, 1937 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 21 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Fraser Def (C40) 1-0 Bb5 pin is decoy for Nxc7+
Moreno vs Padula, 1980 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 8 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Mason Countergambit (C40) 1-0 Gallant White Ns
G Chandler vs G Bucher, 2007 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 20 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Leonhardt Var (C40) 1-0 Q&N Invasion
P Lapiken vs A Kraus, 1961
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 20 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer Var (C40) 1-0 Overworked
Alekhine vs P Braumann, 1940 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 24 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer Var (C40) 1-0 Stockfish
Mayet vs W Hanstein, 1837 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 20 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer Var (C40) 1-0 Correspondence
R Castelli vs J Hempel, 1970 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 27 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer Variation (C40) 1-0 Gain time
P ten Hacken vs Nobbe, 1982 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 10 moves, 1-0

Greco CG/Philidor Def: Lopez Countergambit (C41) 1-0 K walk
A Kubbel vs E Kubbel, 1914 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def. Hanham 3...Nbd7 (C41) 1-0 Qh6 Boden's #
O Krause vs B Leussen, 1908 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def: Hanham 3...Nbd7 (C41) 1-0 Let me count the ways
Koltanowski vs Denhaene, 1931 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Rousseau G / Latvian G (C50) 1-0Unique semi-smoth
H G Gunderam vs A Grava, 1970 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 9 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Hungarian Def (C50) 1-0 know the continuation
Estrin vs V Liberzon, 1959 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 7 moves, 1-0

Italian Game 3...Nbd7?! 4.Nc3 (C50) 1-0 Ng5, Bxf7+, etc.
B Hirst vs C B Lockwood, 1945 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 9 moves, 1-0

Italian, Schilling-Kostic Gambit (C50) 0-1 Running won't help
Kozelek vs Holzmann, 1929 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 8 moves, 0-1

Italian Game (C50) 1-0 Good to know miniature w/Legall's Mate
A Cheron vs Jeanloz, 1929 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 8 moves, 1-0

Common unpin 9.Nxe5+ leads to Gueridon/Swallowtail Mate
J Chamouillet vs NN, 1849 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 12 moves, 1-0

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5, Bg4 8.f3 (B01) 1-0 Deflect the Defender
D Trujillo Delgado vs P Heimbaecher, 2001 
(B01) Scandinavian, 9 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 1-0 Not quite the Opera House game
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Damiano Variation. Kholmov Gambit (C42) 1/2-video
Caruana vs A Liang, 2022 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 77 moves, 1/2-1/2

Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21) 1-0 uncommon double fork
S Delgado Ramirez vs W Stevens, 1956 
(C21) Center Game, 26 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21) 1-0 Lolli's Mate awaits
Blackburne vs Woodward, 1863 
(C21) Center Game, 16 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Two Knights Def. Perreux Var (C55) 1-0 Fried dish
Morphy vs NN, 1858 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

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