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Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Goteborg (Argentine) (B98) 1-0 28.?
K Klundt vs H Kestler, 1970 
(B98) Sicilian, Najdorf, 43 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Defense: Normal. King's Knight Var (E60) 1-0 34.?
Krogius vs Jansa, 1965 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed Variations (C84) 1-0 23.?
Kurajica vs P Littlewood, 1980 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 40 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Two Knights (B06) 1-0Smashing finish to smothered#
J Kristiansen vs B Jacobsen, 1976 
(B06) Robatsch, 18 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: 150 Attack (B07) 1-0 Black N about to fall
Kupreichik vs Short, 1982
(B07) Pirc, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Delayed Alapin (B40) 1-0 "Needles and Pins"
Kholmov vs Polugaevsky, 1980 
(B40) Sicilian, 28 moves, 1-0

Gruenfeld Def: Qs Exchange Var (D85) 1-0 Discovery+ next
Khenkin vs Krasenkow, 1988 
(D85) Grunfeld, 26 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Classical. Main lines (B18) 1-0 Pounding the 6th
Kupreichik vs G Castiglioni, 1968 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 24 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Bronstein-Larsen Var (B16) 1-0 pawn elevation
Kholmov vs Bronstein, 1987 
(B16) Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation, 39 moves, 1-0

KIA vs C-K Bg4 (A04) 0-1 Notes by Raymond Keene
D King vs Keene, 1982  
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 36 moves, 0-1

English Opening: English Defense. General (A10) 1-0 Seattle
Kaidanov vs J Kraai, 2002
(A10) English, 32 moves, 1-0

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

Game 24 in 'Modern Chess: Move by Move' by Colin Crouch
Kamsky vs Carlsen, 2007 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 43 moves, 1-0

KGD: Falkbeer Countergambit. Nimzowitsch-Marshall CG (C31) 0-1
J Kuchta vs R Kichinski, 1991 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 24 moves, 0-1

Karpov - Korchnoi Candidates Final (1974), Moscow URS, rd 1, Se
Korchnoi vs Karpov, 1974 
(A17) English, 37 moves, 1/2-1/2

Bishop's Opening: Berlin Def (C24) 1-0 Spearhead Mate next
Kasimdzhanov vs D Reinderman, 1999
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Chekhover Var (B53) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Kasimdzhanov vs Kasparov, 1999 
(B53) Sicilian, 45 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Def: Czech Variation w/Nc3 (A53) 1-0Pesky Ns, passer
Krasenkow vs Solozhenkin, 1986 
(A53) Old Indian, 33 moves, 1-0

Slav Def: Quiet Var. Schallopp Def (D12) 0-1 Q trap else Qxf2+
Kasimdzhanov vs I Sokolov, 1999 
(D12) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 24 moves, 0-1

Alexander Markovich Konstantinopolski (1910-1990)
Levenfish vs Konstantinopolsky, 1947 
(B16) Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation, 23 moves, 0-1

Catalan Opening: Closed Var (E01) 1-0 Rooks will clean up
J Kostelny vs M Vojtko, 2001 
(E01) Catalan, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Phony Benoni: How to beat Alex Yermolinsky! ?
J Kraai vs Yermolinsky, 2005 
(A15) English, 26 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Averbakh Var (A42) 0-1 Connected passers
W Heinig vs R Knaak, 1974 
(A42) Modern Defense, Averbakh System, 56 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Richter-Rauzer. Vitolins Var (B62) 0-1 blindfold
Kamsky vs Kramnik, 1994 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 51 moves, 0-1

London System vs Be7, Nbd7 (D02) 1-0 11.?
V Kovacevic vs H Ree, 1980 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

KID: Orthodox. Bayonet Attack (E97) 0-1 blitz; Stockfish notes
Topalov vs Kasimdzhanov, 1999 
(E97) King's Indian, 22 moves, 0-1

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Kolisch Def (C39) 1-0 USSR Corresponden
Kashutin vs Laptev, 1986 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 19 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Nimzowitsch (Paulsen) (C49) 0-1 promotion
Kasparian vs Korchnoi, 1952 
(C49) Four Knights, 44 moves, 0-1

English Def (A10) 0-1 resembles Matovinsky Gambit, Owen Defense
R Burnett vs J Kraai, 2004 
(A10) English, 46 moves, 0-1

Dutch Classical. Buenos Aires (A96) 1-0 Single threats add up
Kavalek vs J B Bednarski, 1972 
(A96) Dutch, Classical Variation, 33 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def: Modern. Larsen Miles Line (B04) 1-0 Nxf7, Qh5+
E V Kovalevskaya vs P Bjarnehag, 2002 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 14 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Scotch Gambit. Advance Var (C45) 1-0 28.?
B Katalymov vs O Kaminsky, 1969 
(C45) Scotch Game, 37 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Capablanca Variation (A47) 0-1 Three on the h-file
W Henschell vs M Karff, 1946 
(A47) Queen's Indian, 16 moves, 0-1

Karpov - Korchnoi World Championship Match (1981), Merano ITA,
Korchnoi vs Karpov, 1981 
(D58) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst, 43 moves, 0-1

Modern Defense: Bg7 (A40) 0-1 0-0-0+ won't get the job done
I Shvyrjov vs A Kalinichev, 2005 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 21 moves, 0-1

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

Catalan Opening: Closed (E01) 1-0 19.?
M Kraemer vs J B Campos-Moreno, 2010 
(E01) Catalan, Closed, 20 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Classical Var (D34) 1-0 it slipped away
Kupchik vs Denker, 1936 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 39 moves, 1-0

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

The birth of the Smith-Morra (long before Smith and Morra)
Kieseritzky vs C W Vitzthum von Eckstaedt, 1846 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: 2.Na3?! (B20) 0-1 IECC email
J R Williams vs R Karlsson, 2003 
(B20) Sicilian, 14 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Defense: Exchange Var (D85) 1-0 blitz blunder
M M Kazhgaleyev vs Morozevich, 2008 
(D85) Grunfeld, 11 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0Remove the Guard
Kholmov vs J Sikora-Lerch, 1979 
(B27) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov (B33) 1-0 Back ranker
Kholmov vs A V Filipenko, 1991 
(B33) Sicilian, 40 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: General (A45) 1/2-1/2 Poisoned P Perpetual Threat
Kamsky vs Ivanchuk, 2014 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 10 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGD: Harrwitz Attack. Fianchetto Def (D37) 1-0 blitz blunder
A Korobov vs Carlsen, 2020 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 49 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Mackenzie Var (C77) 1-0Ziggy Q picks apart
Kosteniuk vs Z Abdumalik, 2020 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 23 moves, 1-0

Scandi Def: Bronstein Var Qd6 (B01) 1-0 Walk on the wild side
Kosteniuk vs D E Cori Tello, 2020 
(B01) Scandinavian, 27 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Symmetrical. Symmetrical (A36) 0-1 El Paso, TX
D Byrne vs G F Kane, 1973 
(A36) English, 39 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Exchange (D10) 0-1 18...?
G Schwartzman vs Kaidanov, 1996 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 40 moves, 0-1

Grob Opening (A00) 0-1 6.Rb1 Qe4 picks up a rook
I Nemet vs M Knezevic, 1972 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 5 moves, 0-1

KGA. Traditional Variation (C38) 1-0 Discovered Double Attack
G Kadas vs E Szurovszky, 1977 
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 31 moves, 1-0

The game that clinched the US Championship for Gata
Kamsky vs V Akobian, 2014 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 38 moves, 1-0

English vs Anglo-Indian Def. Queen's Knight Var (A16) 1-0
Kholmov vs Nezhmetdinov, 1954 
(A16) English, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Kan. Wing Attack (B43) 0-1 Remove the Defender
O Zambrana vs Kotronias, 2002 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Scheveningen. English Attack (B80) 0-1 Stockfish
Shirov vs Kasimdzhanov, 2005 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 41 moves, 0-1

Game 122 in 'Understanding Chess Middlegames' by John Nunn
Yifan Hou vs Kosteniuk, 2008 
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 48 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C72) 1-0
Kupchik vs Kevitz, 1929 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 68 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Wing Gambit (B20) 0-1 Black tactics about the K
H R Bigelow vs Kupchik, 1929 
(B20) Sicilian, 26 moves, 0-1

KID: Normal Var (E70) 0-1
A Kveinys vs Kupreichik, 1990 
(E70) King's Indian, 37 moves, 0-1

Sack of Rome - no white pillars will hold up the Acropolis
Horwitz vs Kieseritzky, 1846 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 55 moves, 0-1

NID: Normal. Bernstein Def Except Gligoric System (E53) 1-0
A Korobov vs Macieja, 2010 
(E53) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 25 moves, 1-0

Gruenfeld Defense: Exchange. Classical Var (D86) 0-1 Pawn mate
V Poletov vs V Khanov, 2004
(D86) Grunfeld, Exchange, 41 moves, 0-1

(B25) Sicilian, Closed 0-1 Black's Rook robs the pin for mate!
C Orbaan vs H Kramer, 1950 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Three Knights (D15) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
B Kostic vs Euwe, 1921 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 30 moves, 1-0

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

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical Var (D32) 0-1
Tal vs J Kozma, 1957 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 32 moves, 0-1

FR Winawer. Fingerslip Kunin Double Gambit (C15) 1-0Open d-file
Kunin vs Ochsengoit, 1958 
(C15) French, Winawer, 11 moves, 1-0

See *Complete Games of Mikhail Tal 1936-1959* by Hilary Thomas.
J Klavins vs Tal, 1954 
(B71) Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation, 22 moves, 1-0

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

KIA d3, c3, d4 vs Sicilian Kan (A07) 1-0 Resembles French Adv
Kuzubov vs I Krush, 2014 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 37 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. English Attack Anti-English (B90) 1-0 Photo
Kasimdzhanov vs Anand, 2005 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attk Panov (B76) 1-0 give + or get +
V Kovalev vs T Nabaty, 2011
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

NID: Normal. Bronstein (Byrne) Variation (E45) 1-0 RK notes
Keene vs S Kerr, 1979  
(E45) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation, 22 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Przepiorka Var (A49) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
N Kasimov vs Dzindzichashvili, 1978  
(A49) King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4, 61 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def: Classical. Two Knights System (B08) 0-1 choked
S Kakulia vs I Karim, 2012
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 54 moves, 0-1

King's Indian Attack vs KID Yugo c5 (A07) 0-1 Central grip
Z Rutka vs Kupreichik, 1966
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 21 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Damiano. Kholmov Gambit (C42) 1-0 Study this!
Kholmov vs A Belousov, 1974 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Göring Gambit (C44) 1-0 Rooks to the 2nd/7th
Klovans vs Tolush, 1962 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Breyer Def Zaitsev Hybrid (C95) 1-0
Kasimdzhanov vs B Amin, 2020 
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 67 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Kan. Modern Var (B42) 1-0 N+ fork
Kholmov vs V Sokolov, 1967 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 26 moves, 1-0

Wade Defense: General (A41) 1-0
Z Kozul vs Tal, 1988 
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 38 moves, 1-0

Spanish Exchange. Lutikov Var (C68) 1-0 - therefore playable
Kholmov vs Krasenkow, 1986 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 30 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Var (C80) 1-0 Q sac for underpromotion
Kholmov vs K Honfi, 1959 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 27 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 0-1 blitz
P H Nielsen vs A Korobov, 2020 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 39 moves, 0-1

KID: Saemisch. Orthodox (E85) 0-1 62nd US Open
J G Sullivan vs Z Kovacs, 1961
(E85) King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation, 31 moves, 0-1

KID: Immediate Fianchetto (E60) 1-0 Sting in the tail
Kmoch vs L Steiner, 1925 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen. Classical Var (B84) 0-1
Levenfish vs Kotov, 1940 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 30 moves, 0-1

Imagination In Chess, Paata Gaprindashvili - Reciprocal Thinkin
Aronin vs Kholmov, 1962 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 33 moves, 0-1

QGD Exchange. Positional (D35) 0-1 Q trap not Fredthebear
L Christiansen vs V Kovacevic, 1990 
(D35) Queen's Gambit Declined, 39 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Classical. General (B56) 1-0 R ending
Kupreichik vs K Lerner, 1986 
(B56) Sicilian, 67 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. Rio Gambit Accepted (C67) 1-0 B->Q#
Kaissa vs Tell, 1977 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 16 moves, 1-0

QGD: Ragozin Def. Vienna Var (D39) 1-0
Kupchik vs Bisguier, 1946 
(D39) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation, 48 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Kasimdzhanov vs W Przybylski, 2015
(C42) Petrov Defense, 38 moves, 1-0

QGA: Janowski-Larsen Var (D25) 1/2-1/2 safety first
Kholmov vs Spassky, 1963 
(D25) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5 ML. Mieses 8.Nd5 Qd8 9.NxNf6+ QxN (B01) 1-0
J Kraai vs S Owen, 2004
(B01) Scandinavian, 30 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Classical (C45) 1-0 Rob the pin that cannot defend
B Kharashkina vs J Krivec, 2001
(C45) Scotch Game, 28 moves, 1-0

KID: Petrosian Variation. Stein Def (E92) 1-0 Pin, Deflection
R Kempinski vs V Babula, 2001 
(E92) King's Indian, 39 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense (C78) 0-1 blitz
M Sebag vs S Khademalsharieh, 2020 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 48 moves, 0-1

English/Reti vs Lasker's NY System (A06) 1-0 Pins, Knight in th
S Khademalsharieh vs A Stefanova, 2020 
(A06) Reti Opening, 40 moves, 1-0

KID: Petrosian Variation. Stein Def (E92) 1-0 Pins
R Kempinski vs W Schmidt, 1995 
(E92) King's Indian, 29 moves, 1-0

QGD: Westphalian Variation (D51) 1-0 moves to a killer square
S Kalabar vs S Rosselli del Turco, 1927 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 22 moves, 1-0

"The Greatest Ever Chess Opening Ideas" by Scheerer pp.39-45
Kieseritzky vs I Calvi, 1842 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 36 moves, 1-0

Veresov Atack. Richter Var (D01) 0-1
Kasparian vs Kotov, 1937 
(D01) Richter-Veresov Attack, 40 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Najdorf. Zagreb (Fianchetto) Var (B91) 1-0
V Kovalev vs S Guramishvili, 2018 
(B91) Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation, 29 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attk /KIA Dbl Fio vs Bg4 (A01) 0-1Minors penetrate
D D van Geet vs Keene, 1982 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

C6 p.131 in Art of Attack in Chess Vladamir Vukovic
C Kottnauer vs Kotov, 1946 
(D49) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran, 28 moves, 1-0

"A Knaak for Chess" (game of the day Jul-29-2016)
R Knaak vs Bronstein, 1979 
(E45) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation, 34 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Defense: Saemisch. Closed 7…c6 (E88) 1-0
R Knaak vs Geller, 1974 
(E88) King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.d5 c6, 40 moves, 1-0

Gruenfeld Defense: Exchange. Classical Var (D86) 1-0 Brilliant
R Knaak vs Uhlmann, 1978 
(D86) Grunfeld, Exchange, 24 moves, 1-0

QGD: Exchange. Positional Var (D35) 0-1 FSR video link
A Moiseenko vs K Korley, 2019 
(D35) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 0-1

NID. Ragozin Def (E46) 0-1 Qside P majority methodical passer
Furman vs Kholmov, 1963 
(E46) Nimzo-Indian, 41 moves, 0-1

Queen Pawn Game: Symmetrical Var (D02) 1-0 28.?
H Koskinen vs S Zamit, 2001 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 30 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: Hanham Var (C41) 1-0 Pile on the pin to win
M Kobalia vs Bibek Thing, 2019 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Rubinstein Accepted (C48) 1/2-1/2
Kholmov vs Keres, 1961 
(C48) Four Knights, 17 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 1-0 Qh5+ g6 etc.
S Kosanski vs Gleizerov, 2005 
(C02) French, Advance, 13 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Agincourt Def. Neo Catalan Declined (A14) 1-0
V Kunin vs A C Taylor, 2019 
(A14) English, 40 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: General (D43) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Kamsky vs Kramnik, 1993 
(D43) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 36 moves, 1-0

French Def: Exchange. Monte Carlo Var (C01) 0-1 W did not 0-0
R Kuijf vs Korchnoi, 1992 
(C01) French, Exchange, 31 moves, 0-1

Game 29 in The Russians Play Chess by Irving Chernev
A Kotz vs P Lebedev, 1937 
(E62) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 34 moves, 1-0

Neo-Grünfeld Def: Goglidze Attack (D70) 0-1 Controversy
Mamedyarov vs I Kurnosov, 2009 
(D70) Neo-Grunfeld Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: London System (A48) 0-1 weak White pawn islands
R Kaufman vs Kudrin, 2010
(A48) King's Indian, 22 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open Variations. Howell Attack (C81) 0-1
N Kopilov vs K Klaman, 1954 
(C81) Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack, 41 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: London System (A48) 0-1 Be sound. Blunder watch.
V Frenklakh vs Kudrin, 1995 
(A48) King's Indian, 33 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Canal Attack (B51) 0-1 K&R vs K-R-B
Fressinet vs Kosteniuk, 2007 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 237 moves, 0-1

Hidden treasure B99 1-0 39
Kholmov vs Savon, 1970 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 39 moves, 1-0

KID: Saemisch. Yates Defense (E83) 1-0
Kamsky vs Hjartarson, 1993 
(E83) King's Indian, Samisch, 54 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Maroczy Gambit (B12) 0-1 Stockfish notes
D MacMurray vs Kashdan, 1934 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 41 moves, 0-1

C-K, Advance. Van der Wiel Attack Dreyev Def (B12) 1/2-1/2
Kotronias vs Khalifman, 1987 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Dutch Defense: Classical Bd6 Stonewall (A90) 1-0
E Kuzminykh vs L Kubbel, 1934 
(A90) Dutch, 46 moves, 1-0

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

Because who doesn't like queen sacs? Mordimer's video link
A Korobov vs Ftacnik, 2020 
(D86) Grunfeld, Exchange, 32 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Saemisch Var (E27) 1-0
H Klass vs G Koshnitsky, 1946 
(E27) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation, 31 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Two Knights Def (C55) 1-0 Simul blindfold
Koltanowski vs S Zeitlin, 1938 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Queen's Gambit Accepted: Classical Def (D26) 1-0
Krasenkow vs Shirov, 2003 
(D26) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 40 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def: Chinese Var (B07) 0-1
E Forsaa vs A Kakageldyev, 2008 
(B07) Pirc, 48 moves, 0-1

NID: Leningrad Var (E30) 0-1Pseudo-Elephant Trap; Spurious game
B Nisman vs L Karlsson, 1971 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 40 moves, 0-1

KID. Orthodox. Classical System Misc. Lines (E98) 1-0Stockfish
V K Neverov vs Khalifman, 1985 
(E98) King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1, 40 moves, 1-0

QGD: Orthodox Defense. General (D60) 0-1 Mayet's # next!
E Gereben vs Komarov, 1949 
(D60) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Alapin Var (D16) 0-1 Who captures who? No luft.
D Gormally vs I Krush, 2001 
(D16) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 25 moves, 0-1

Van Geet (Dunst), Klüver Gambit (A00) 0-1What's a pawn or two?
S Plath vs W Kreuscher, 1990 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 12 moves, 0-1

Catalan Opening: Closed Variation (E06) · 0-1
R Wojtaszek vs Koneru, 2006 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 37 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Def (A53) 0-1 Some pawn grabbin' is good, some aint!
E Zagorjansky vs Kotov, 1942 
(A53) Old Indian, 31 moves, 0-1

Neo-Grünfeld Defense: Classical. Modern Defense (D78) 1-0
Kasimdzhanov vs Cherniaev, 1998 
(D78) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6, 15 moves, 1-0

QGD. Tartakower Defense. General (D58) · 1-0
A I Kuzmin vs G Timoshchenko, 1987 
(D58) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst, 28 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Agincourt Def. Catalan Def (A13) 0-1 THWOCK!
D S Polland vs Kupchik, 1938 
(A13) English, 39 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Waller Attack (C52) 1-0 Splendid!
Kolisch vs Richard Dawson, 1860 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 26 moves, 1-0

Not bad for a 95-year-old
E Karklins vs J Damocles, 2010 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 20 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 1-0
Kasimdzhanov vs P Tregubov, 2000 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 43 moves, 1-0

Blumenfeld Countergambit: Spielmann Var (E10) 0-1 Stockfish
Petrosian vs Kholmov, 1957 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 38 moves, 0-1

QGA: Central. Greco Var (D20) 1-0 Knight dynamite!
J Kregelin vs J Kleinert, 2007 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 13 moves, 1-0

QGD: Albin Countergambit. Fianchetto Var (D09) 1-0
Krasenkow vs Morozevich, 1993
(D09) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3, 59 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Dragon. Classical Variation General (B72) ·
Kasimdzhanov vs G Jones, 2004
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 37 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Defense: Larsen Var (E90) 0-1 K march
Naumkin vs Khalifman, 1982 
(E90) King's Indian, 46 moves, 0-1

QGA: Alekhine Defense. Borisenko-Furman Variation (D21) 1-0
Krasenkow vs Kharlov, 1991 
(D21) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 12 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: Exchange Variation (D10) 1-0 20.?
Keene vs K Bowyer, 1963 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 23 moves, 1-0

Game 46 in 'Judgment and Planning in Chess' by Machgielis Euwe.
Kotov vs Pachman, 1950 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 68 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov Var (B33) 1-0 Passer
Kholmov vs L Kernazhitsky, 1996
(B33) Sicilian, 37 moves, 1-0

KID. Orthodox. Gligoric-Taimanov System (E92) 1-0 Notes
Kamsky vs Tal, 1990 
(E92) King's Indian, 45 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Golombek Def (A16) 0-1 Pin & a Pawn Poke
N Rudnev vs N Kopilov, 1939 
(A16) English, 12 moves, 0-1

Sicil Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov Chelyabinsk Var (B33) 0-1video
M Kobalia vs Krasenkow, 2008 
(B33) Sicilian, 46 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attack Old Line (B78) 0-1 Dbl R sac!!
T Bakre vs B Kadziolka, 2004 
(B78) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long, 27 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 Double N sacrifice and more!
Keene vs G K Sandiford, 1962  
(B30) Sicilian, 32 moves, 1-0

French Def: Horwitz Attk. Papa-Ticulat Gambit (C00) 1-0 I'll Be
Karasev vs G Johnsen, 2006
(C00) French Defense, 53 moves, 1-0

Q Pawn Game: Symmetrical. Pseudo-Catalan (D02) 1-0 33.?
V Kovacevic vs P Nikolic, 1989 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 42 moves, 1-0

English vs Agincourt Def. Catalan Def (A13) 0-1 Find the finish
E Sos Andreu vs Khurtsidze, 2012 
(A13) English, 33 moves, 0-1

QGD. Ragozin Defense. Alekhine Var (D38) 0-1 Find the finish
M Socko vs T Kosintseva, 2012 
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 41 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern (B67) 0-1 Find the finish
M Klauser vs Kosteniuk, 2012 
(B67) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7, 53 moves, 0-1

"The War of the Rojases" (game of the day Oct-20-2020)
R Mesias Rojas vs L Rojas, 2007 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 65 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def. b-pawn surge (B10) 0-1 LPDO
Korchnoi vs Kasparian, 1950 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack (B51) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
Aronin vs Kotov, 1948 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 55 moves, 0-1

featured in Jesus de la Villa's 100 Endgames You Must Know
Kamsky vs Bacrot, 2006 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 103 moves, 1-0

Game 65 in 'Think Like a Grandmaster' by Alexander Kotov.
Kotov vs Taimanov, 1953 
(A15) English, 36 moves, 1-0

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Long Whip (C39) 1-0 Q sac
Kolisch vs Schwarizschild, 1868 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 29 moves, 1-0

"a most unfortunate pairing"
H U Kock vs J Sucher, 1992 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 13 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal Line (E40) 1-0 blindfold
Koltanowski vs La Mer, 1939 
(E40) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 32 moves, 1-0

A forgettable game.
L C Karpinski vs C S Howell, 1901 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 52 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGD. Orthodox Def. Classical Var (D69) 1-0 Two hogs on 7th rank
Keene vs G C Lund, 1962 
(D69) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical, 13.de, 29 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Defense: Saemisch. Closed 7…c6 (E88) 1-0
T Kononenko vs S Johnsen, 2004 
(E88) King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.d5 c6, 28 moves, 1-0

KIA double fianchetto vs Lasker's NY System (A06) 1/2-1/2
Anand vs T Krabbe, 1991 
(A06) Reti Opening, 40 moves, 1/2-1/2

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Classical Var (A01) 0-1 Make Luft
Eric Crawley vs Jerry Krouse, 1972 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

KIA vs French Be7, Bb7 (A07) 1-0Corresp 0-0 vs 0-0-0, e5 strong
Konstantinopolsky vs J Banas, 1983 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 40 moves, 1-0

Old Indian Def: Tartakower-Indian (A54) 0-1 38...Q drops in #
B Modr vs Krasenkow, 1992 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 38 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical (A36) 1-0 Find the finish
Krasenkow vs S Brynell, 1996 
(A36) English, 34 moves, 1-0

Lesson #4 in Reinfeld's "Chess Mastery by Question and Answer"
B Kostic vs E Steiner, 1921 
(A47) Queen's Indian, 18 moves, 1-0

Game 52 in 'Soviet Chess Strategy' by Alexey Suetin
Fischer vs Kholmov, 1965 
(C98) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 46 moves, 0-1

2...g4?! Yeah, you can't get more 'uncommon' than this!
E Pospisilova vs I Kopecek, 1968 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 34 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Mackenzie Variation (C77) · 1-0
Kholmov vs A Khasin, 1961
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 34 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Defense: Four Pawns Attack. Main Line (B03) · 1-0
A Khasin vs L Shamkovich, 1961
(B03) Alekhine's Defense, 44 moves, 1-0

NID. Normal Variation. Bishop Attack (E47) 1-0 33.?
A Korobov vs S Fedorchuk, 2001 
(E47) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3, 35 moves, 1-0

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

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Modern Steinitz Defense (C72) 1-0
Kholmov vs V Ciocaltea, 1965 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 41 moves, 1-0

E R Lundin vs Kotov, 1960
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 41 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Reshevsky Var (E46) 1-0
G Kuzmin vs Korchnoi, 1970 
(E46) Nimzo-Indian, 56 moves, 1-0

QGD. Cambridge Springs Var (D52) 1-0 bloody pins
Kashdan vs Denker, 1934 
(D52) Queen's Gambit Declined, 35 moves, 1-0

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