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Mayet's Mate Examples
Compiled by ChessCoachClark
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This type of checkmate is similar to the Opera Mate (a reflection) and is a rare form, but useful to learn.

These games are listed in chronological order.

This game collection is a work in progress.

Actual ending or 16. ... Kd8 17. Re8# -- are Mayet's Mate
M R Kaldegg vs G Zeissl, 1903 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 17 moves, 1-0

Mayet's Mate occurs in the continuation: 14. ... Bxd8 15. Re8#
J Shoup vs Marshall, 1906 
(C45) Scotch Game, 14 moves, 1-0

A beautiful example of Mayet's Mate.
Nimzowitsch vs Alapin, 1914  
(C11) French, 18 moves, 1-0

3 games

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