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Ruys Raps/Cisilian Snaps Boosted by Fredthebear
Compiled by fredthebear
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This collection of 100 games was copied from Mateen by FTB, sayatosken, and Crunch Lucid. Thank you Mateen!

FTB has added additional short snorts and middlegame muddles from various P-K4 openings. Some are ordinary, some are outstanding.

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* 4.Bb5 in the Four Knights, and other choices: Opening Explorer

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* French Expressions 0-1: Game Collection: French Expressions

P-K4: Parham Attack 2.Q-R5 (C20) 1-0 Bronstein told us so
E Schiller vs H Pack, 1969 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 3 moves, 1-0

P-K4 Damiano Def (C40) 1-0 Black's 1st move was the only good m
J Mieses vs NN, 1933 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 5 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Mason Countergambit (C40) 1-0 Black moved pawns
NN vs Cornelissen, 1974 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 6 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit (C40) 1-0 Keep developing new pieces w/threats
J S Morgado vs J C Torres, 1967 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 10 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: General (C40) 1-0 Dovetail Mate
Carlos Torre vs NN, 1924
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 26 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted (C40) 1-0 Kosten wrote the book
A Kosten vs H Tiemann, 2001
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 22 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Leonhardt 3.Nxe5 Qf6 4.Nc4 (C40) 1-0
L Schmid vs Erik Richter, 1951 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Leonhardt Var (C40)1-0 2 big threats
Smyslov vs M Kamyshov, 1945 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Leonhardt Var (C40) 1-0 Correspond
J S Morgado vs A Saavedra, 1967 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 21 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: Fraser Defense (C40) 1-0 sting in the tail
Duras vs A Neumann, 1903 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Fraser Defense (C40) 1-0 Correspondence
R H Steinmeyer vs W F Baker Jr, 1959
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Fraser Def (C40) 0-1 White weakened K's shield
G Bosbach vs Hector, 1985 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 16 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Fraser Def (C40) 0-1 Four on the 3rd to Mate
NN vs Keres, 1940 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 20 moves, 0-1

Philidor Countergambit (C41) 1-0 Pinned to the mating square
Steinitz vs Rainer, 1885 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense vs Italian c3, d3(C41) 1-0 Smothered Q is next
F De la Paz vs A H Wohl, 2001 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 1-0 Legall's Mate
Hartlaub vs Worch, 1890 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense (C41) 1-0 7.Bxf7+ keeps Black K in center
Wang Hao vs A Giri, 2013 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 22 moves, 1-0

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

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

Philidor Defense: Larsen Var (C41) 0-1 Nowhere to run
L Hazai vs Sax, 1971 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 18 moves, 0-1

Philidor Defense: Larsen Var (C41) 0-1
E Paoli vs Sax, 1973
(C41) Philidor Defense, 38 moves, 0-1

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 1-0 positional masterpiece
Bogoljubov vs A Selezniev, 1916 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 0-1 Rolling knights
Z Franco Ocampos vs Guimard, 1980 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Damiano, Kholmov Gambit (C42) 1-0 More copycat
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

Russian Change-up: Stafford Gambit (C42) 0-1 B takes next move
Lowens vs Stafford, 1950 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 6 moves, 0-1

Cochrane Gambit. Center Variation (C42) 1-0 Q grab Deflects B
Messinger vs M Rack, 1989 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit. Center Var (C42) 1-0 Correspond
L Edwards vs A Fernandez, 1996 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Three Knights (C42) 0-1 FM gives away Q in style!
Didier vs Marshall, 1900 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 26 moves, 0-1

I.A. Horowitz called it "Daredevils Challenge"
Janowski vs Marshall, 1912 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Kaufmann Attack (C42) 1-0 Zw+ prevents 0-0
Larry Evans vs Bisguier, 1959 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 Internet
Carlsen vs Aronian, 2020 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 1-0

"The Old Fork At Holm" (game of the day Jul-22-2019)
O Sundstrom vs David Holm, 1912 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack (C42) 1-0 27.?
Tarrasch vs Adolf Mannheimer, 1880 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attk. Chigorin Var (C42) 1-0 Q trap
Sutovsky vs E Inarkiev, 2009 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 22 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Chigorin (C42) 0-1 Aggressive!
Ljubojevic vs S Makarichev, 1975 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 28 moves, 0-1

Game 19 My Best Games of Chess by Viswanathan Anand & John Nunn
Anand vs Ivanchuk, 1993 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 1-0 23.?
Smirin vs B V Alterman, 1995 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attk. Center Attk (C43) 1-0 Q sac, discov+
M Bonch-Osmolovsky vs B Baranov, 1953 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 21 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Attack (C43) 0-1 Spearhead
H Wernich vs J Mason, 1876 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 0-1 14...?
I Figler vs G Borisenko, 1971 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 16 moves, 0-1

Three Knights Opening (C46) 0-1 Which Way Watch Yuo Capture!
J M de Oliveira Gomes vs J G Caetano Netto, 1942 
(C46) Three Knights, 18 moves, 0-1

Three Knights Opening (C46) 1-0 Qh5+ leads to mate by Bishops
W Donisthorpe vs Mundell, 1892 
(C46) Three Knights, 15 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Italian Var (C46) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
Tarrasch vs Lasker, 1916 
(C46) Three Knights, 23 moves, 0-1

Three Knights 3...Bb4 (C46) 1-0 Legall's Mate w/2 Ns & 2 Bs
W Pollock vs E Hall, 1890 
(C46) Three Knights, 12 moves, 1-0

Three Knights Opening Trap (C46) 0-1 upset by 11 year old
N Starr vs Luzia Pires, 2014 
(C46) Three Knights, 8 moves, 0-1

Three Knights Opening: General (C46) 0-1 busting pawns
K Honfi vs Kholmov, 1962 
(C46) Three Knights, 36 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Italian (C46) 0-1 Center P fork trick gets worse
Swain vs Smart, 1990 
(C46) Three Knights, 13 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Game: Halloween Gambit (C46) 0-1 Brutal pins!
D Frank vs M M Homm, 1995 
(C46) Three Knights, 38 moves, 0-1

Three Knights Opening (C46) 1-0 B & Q sacrifice miniature
G Chandler vs E Gilliand, 1981 
(C46) Three Knights, 13 moves, 1-0

Game 680 in Chess Informant Best Games 601-700
Glek vs F Kroeze, 1996 
(C46) Three Knights, 27 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Glek (C46) 1-0 W just riddles Black's Qside
Naiditsch vs N Studer, 2020 
(C46) Three Knights, 34 moves, 1-0

Four Knights: Scotch. Krause Gambit (C47)1-0 Tactical fireworks
Rublevsky vs C Gabriel, 1992 
(C47) Four Knights, 20 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Classical Var (C48) 1-0 Greco Mate!
Metger vs Wemmers, 1878 
(C48) Four Knights, 19 moves, 1-0

G53 in Chess Highlights of the 20th Century by Graham Burgess
A Nicifor vs E Kramer, 1921 
(C48) Four Knights, 25 moves, 0-1

Spanish. Rubinstein Variation (C48) 0-1 Swarmed in 14 moves
A Dusek vs Nepustil, 1915 
(C48) Four Knights, 14 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Game: Spanish Var (C48) 1-0
Winawer vs J Minckwitz, 1870 
(C48) Four Knights, 25 moves, 1-0

4 Knts Spanish. Classical Marshall Gambit (C48) 0-1Beauty prize
Short vs Timman, 1992 
(C48) Four Knights, 28 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Spanish. Symmetrical (C49) 1-0 Copycat BUSTED!
Traxler vs J Samanek, 1900 
(C49) Four Knights, 16 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Nimzowitsch (Paulsen) (C49) 1-0 Stockfish
Paulsen vs C T Goering, 1877 
(C49) Four Knights, 34 moves, 1-0

Castle w/king first, two squares. Always move R after the K.
Ashley Todd vs Rachel Miller, 2020 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 12 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C60 1-0 12
Anderssen vs B Suhle, 1859 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C60 1-0 12
Zukertort vs Anderssen, 1865 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C60 1-0 12
Blackburne vs De Vere, 1869  
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C60 1-0 12
D Benjafield vs Wippell, 1938 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C60 1-0 10
Benko vs Sawyer, 1964 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C60 1-0 9
D Colton vs R Dermer, 1969 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 9 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C60 1-0 10
J Eslon vs G Clarke, 1973 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C61 1-0 14
Ivkov vs Jovanovic, 1954 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

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

Ruy Lopez C61 1-0 8
B Wall vs D Stroud, 1977 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 8 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C62 0-1 11
NN vs Breithaupt, 1942 
(C62) Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense, 11 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C62 0-1 8
D Hater vs R Crowl, 1981 
(C62) Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense, 8 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Def. Dyckhoff Var (C63) 1-0 Back ranker
A H Pettersson vs Nimzowitsch, 1905 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 30 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C63 0-1 9
Noskow vs Starostin, 1958 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 9 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C63 1-0 14
V Liberzon vs A Geller, 1960 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

Spanish Schliemann, Dyckhoff Var (C63) 0-1A pretty discovery
Bagirov vs Kholmov, 1961 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C63 1-0 12
E Aaltio vs Plukker, 1974 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C63 1-0 11
B Wall vs Bob Brooks, 1974 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C63 1-0 15
J Zentner vs L Gasloli, 1978 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 15 moves, 0-1

This Alexander plays like Alekhine C64 0-1 23
A Alexander vs O Cordel, 1870 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 23 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C64 1-0 9
Z von Balla vs A Ritzen, 1914 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 9 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C64 1-0 8
D A Mohrlok vs Reule, 1958 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 8 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C64 1-0 8
Vasiukov vs S Giterman, 1960 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 8 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C64 1-0 10
D G Levens vs A R B Thomas, 1963 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C64 1-0 8
Schulz vs J Roscher, 1989 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 8 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def (C65) 0-1 Riot penalizes Pawn grabbing
B Dykes vs J Somoza, 1971 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 6 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C65 1-0 12
W Allen vs R Marting, 1972 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

Spanish Berlin Defense (C65) 1-0 Qside Greek Gift
D Waterman vs R Samo, 1974 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C65 0-1 9
Coppen vs Bass, 1987 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 9 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def (C65) 0-1 R fork+ robs the pin
Caruana vs A Giri, 2020 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 26 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C66 1-0 12
Nimzowitsch vs Ryckhoff, 1910 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C67 1-0 12
Winawer vs C F Schmid, 1881 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. l'Hermet Var (C67) 1/2-1/2 Stockfish
Halprin vs Pillsbury, 1900 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 24 moves, 1/2-1/2

Ruy Lopez C67 1-0 10
J Breland vs Rinehart, 1972 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C67 1-0 14
Ljubojevic vs R Calvo, 1973 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 14 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C67 1-0 11
B Wall vs M Delgado, 1979
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 11 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Berlin Def. Rio Gambit Accepted (C67) 1-0 Q sac, Dbl+
A Ambanelli vs R Frith, 1981 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 11 moves, 1-0

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

Ruy Lopez C69 0-1 10
W John vs E Dyckhoff, 1904 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 10 moves, 0-1

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

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

Ruy Lopez C69 0-1 12
H Bohm vs Roman Hernandez, 1979 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 12 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C69 1-0 8
J Foley vs J Hoffman, 1979 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 8 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C69 0-1 13
M Brohl vs W Glaeser, 1988 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 13 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Exchange. Gligoric Var (C69) 0-1 Pin, Kside Assault!
Ken Eddy vs J Berry, 2001 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 17 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C70 1-0 11
Aitken vs C Hunter, 1949 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 11 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C70 1-0 9
B Wall vs J Chance, 1969 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 9 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C70 1-0 10
D Fuller vs Horton, 1979 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C70 1-0 10
T Martin vs NN, 1980 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C70 1-0 11
B Wall vs D Hayes, 1980 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 11 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C70 1-0 10
A Strikovic vs L F Gonzales, 1994 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C71 1-0 13
D A Mohrlok vs H Kramer, 1962 
(C71) Ruy Lopez, 13 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C72) 1-0 Q sac
J Balogh vs A Gromer, 1931 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 23 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C72 0-1 9
R Adams vs B Wall, 1976 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 9 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C72) 1-0 Pin, Dbl+
Alexander V Ivanov vs J A Curdo, 1990 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 19 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C75) 0-1 Open lines
Bruno Schmidt vs Fine, 1941 
(C75) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

Cecil Valentine de Vere (1846-1874) - Born on Valentine's Day
De Vere vs Paulsen, 1870 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 21 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C77 1-0 10
Capablanca vs L B Meyer, 1908 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Mackenzie Var (C77) 0-1 TTactics!
V A Vasiliev vs Tolush, 1945 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 29 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C77 1-0 9
T Mantia vs B Duhlmeier, 1964 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 9 moves, 1-0

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

Ruy Lopez C77 1-0 9
A Machulsky vs D Tomic, 1985
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 9 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C77 1-0 9
J Vetemaa vs O Niemi, 1996 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 9 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Anderssen Var (C77) 1-0 Stockfish
Morozevich vs Bacrot, 2004 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish Morphy Def. Neo-Archangelsk Var (C78) 0-1 Engaging!
C Mansfield vs Znosko-Borovsky, 1928 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 23 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Neo-Archangelsk Var (C78) 1-0 Notes
Capablanca vs Milner-Barry, 1935 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 18 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C78 1-0 10
C B van den Berg vs F Gaarenstroom, 1943 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C78 1-0 10
Padewski vs Pantschew, 1959 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C78 1-0 11
L Shamkovich vs P Dely, 1962 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 11 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C78 1-0 10
Ruben Rodriguez vs S Jones, 1970 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C78 1-0 14
Matulovic vs J Feller, 1970 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 14 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C78 0-1 12
P Duke vs T Crispin, 1975 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Archangelsk Var (C78) 0-1 Back ranker
K McDonald vs H Hillman, 1983
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 14 moves, 0-1

Ruy Lopez C79 1-0 12
M Kolnik vs Schurr, 1940 
(C79) Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred, 12 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

Ruy Lopez C80 1-0 11
Alekhine vs J Ganzo Mediavilla, 1944 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 11 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open e-file Variation (C80) 1-0 target f7
J Fuller vs G Crown, 1946 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 9 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

Spanish, Open. Riga Variation (C80) 1-0 Boden's # miniature
Pandolfini vs NN, 1970 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 15 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Var. Main Lines (C80) 1-0 Deflection!
Timman vs Yusupov, 1987 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 29 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C80 1-0 9
D Andrae vs T Winckelmann, 1989 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 9 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C80 1-0 11
K Meier vs J F Krebs, 1995 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 11 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C84) 1-0 Sitting there en prise
J J O'Hanlon vs R Woodthorpe, 1949 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 13 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed Var (C84) 1-0 Black Q trapped by Rg1-Rg4
Ljubojevic vs Sax, 1973 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 24 moves, 1-0

Ruy Lopez C84 0-1 8
Xie Jun vs Adams, 1994 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 8 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Pilnik Var (C90) 1-0 back ranker
Geller vs Kotov, 1955 
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 29 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Kholmov Variation (C92) 0-1
Y Kots vs Kholmov, 1961
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 29 moves, 0-1

The first encounter between Alekhine and Bogo - a great swindle
Alekhine vs Bogoljubov, 1914 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 27 moves, 0-1

Game 125 in 'The World's Great Chess Games' by Reuben Fine
Bogoljubov vs Spielmann, 1919 
(C13) French, 27 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Spanish. Rubinstein (C48) 1-0 Notes by Reti, Tart
Bogoljubov vs Rubinstein, 1920  
(C48) Four Knights, 22 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Rubinstein (C48) 1-0Knight Stalkers
Bogoljubov vs Rubinstein, 1920 
(C48) Four Knights, 31 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Symmetrical (C49) 0-1 Stockfish
Bogoljubov vs Rubinstein, 1922 
(C49) Four Knights, 78 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Rubinstein Var (C48) 1-0 another EG
Bogoljubov vs Rubinstein, 1920 
(C48) Four Knights, 83 moves, 1-0

Queen Pawn Game: Veresov Atack. Richter Variation (D01) 0-1
Breyer vs Bogoljubov, 1914 
(D01) Richter-Veresov Attack, 27 moves, 0-1

Sicilian B50 1-0 10
H Buckle vs NN, 1840 
(B50) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B20 1-0 11
G Schnitzler vs Eberle, 1861 
(B20) Sicilian, 11 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B30 1-0 9
G Schnitzler vs Hardung, 1862 
(B30) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 Embarrassing smothered mate
J McGrouther vs Robert McCann, 1893 
(B32) Sicilian, 6 moves, 1-0

G C Reichhelm & W P Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, 1898, p.107
D G Baird vs H Voigt, 1896 
(B32) Sicilian, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian B45 0-1 15
Reggio vs Tarrasch, 1902 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 15 moves, 0-1

Sicilian B28 1-0 13
G Marco vs Maroczy, 1905 
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 13 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B21 1-0 10
J Krejcik vs H Suechting, 1908 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B58 1-0 13
Taubenhaus vs A A Smorodsky, 1914 
(B58) Sicilian, 13 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: General (B20) 0-1 naive nine-year-old
Flore Gelders vs J Pallesen, 2017 
(B20) Sicilian, 20 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 central pins, battery
O Chajes vs Janowski, 1918 
(B32) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B20 1-0 13
Marshall vs Stodie, 1920 
(B20) Sicilian, 13 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B45 1-0 11
O Bernstein vs NN, 1927 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 11 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B40 1-0 10
H Walkerling vs Hanssen, 1928 
(B40) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Chameleon (B20) 0-1 Sudden Smothered Mate
M Warren vs Jan Selman, 1930 
(B20) Sicilian, 5 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: French Var. Normal (B40) 1-0 Exchange sac attack
Ragozin vs P Noskov, 1930 
(B40) Sicilian, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B29 1-0 10
G A Thomas vs E Sapira, 1932 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B62 1-0 12
B Koch vs W Kuppe, 1932 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B22 0-1 9
Zakar vs Szabo, 1933 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 9 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Scheveningen. Classical(B84) 1-0Sweeter than doughnuts
F Bohatirchuk vs N Kopaev, 1938 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B91 1-0 14
Kieninger vs Mross, 1941 
(B91) Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation, 14 moves, 1-0

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

Sicilian B50 1-0 5
P Michel vs J Traian Iliesco, 1943 
(B50) Sicilian, 5 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B21 1-0 14
R Krogius vs A Ojanen, 1944 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 14 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Classical, Maroczy Line (B74) 1-0 Brutal attk!
Ragozin vs Taimanov, 1945 
(B74) Sicilian, Dragon, Classical, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B20 1-0 14
Koltanowski vs NN, 1946 
(B20) Sicilian, 14 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B71 1-0 15
Nezhmetdinov vs P Ermolin, 1946 
(B71) Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation, 15 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B50 1-0 12
I Rivise vs J C Rather, 1946 
(B50) Sicilian, 12 moves, 1-0

4475 in Laszlo Polgar's "5334 Problems, Combinations and Games"
K Galia vs Gruenfeld, 1946 
(B33) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B71 1-0 12
Korchnoi vs Spassky, 1948 
(B71) Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk Fio (B31)1-0 N sac for N#
Rossolimo vs I Romanenko, 1948 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 17 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Wing Gambit (B20) 1-0 Remove defender w/raking Q&B
F Benitez vs Euwe, 1949 
(B20) Sicilian, 19 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish; Discoveries
Aronin vs Geller, 1950 
(B32) Sicilian, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Classical (B57) 1-0 Bone in the throat
F Blatny vs Dasek, 1950 
(B56) Sicilian, 12 moves, 1-0

(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

Sicilian B30 1-0 10
Fetzer vs Schmidt, 1951 
(B30) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B22 1-0 8
H Ullrich vs NN, 1952 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 8 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B46 1-0 10
Portisch vs Oravez, 1952 
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B90 1-0 12
A F Gragger vs Vieltorf, 1952 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Najdorf. Amsterdam Var (B93) 0-1 No Relation
Bisguier vs J A Fred, 1952 
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 19 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

Sicilian B45 0-1 49
J Schmidt vs F Butenschoen, 1954
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 49 moves, 0-1

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

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

Fischer played a similar trap against Reshevsky
Bastrikov vs L Shamkovich, 1958 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B22 1-0 10
I A Horowitz vs Plankart, 1958 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B21 1-0 10
Kurtes vs Berta, 1958 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicil Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Early deviat (B62)0-1 Cozio's#
K Zvorykina vs E Bykova, 1959 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian B56 1-0 13
Fischer vs NN, 1959 
(B56) Sicilian, 13 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 1-0
Kholmov vs Keres, 1959 
(B30) Sicilian, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B27 1-0 10
Aronin vs Kantarovich, 1960 
(B27) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Fischer-Sozin Attk. Leonhardt Var (B88) 1-0 13.?
Y Troinov vs L Popov, 1962 
(B88) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B84 1-0 12
S Hamann vs M Macdonald-Ross, 1962 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Kan. Modern (B42) 1-0 About to discover check
Stein vs Portisch, 1962 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Opocensky Var (B92) 1-0
Kholmov vs A Bannik, 1962 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B46 1-0 12
P Dely vs L Szollosi Sr, 1963 
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B40 1-0 12
M Valvo vs M Burkett, 1963 
(B40) Sicilian, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B21 0-1 11
Dutch vs J N Sugden, 1964 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 11 moves, 0-1

Sicilian B94 1-0 10
Woorema vs Sacharjan, 1964 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: McDonnell Attack (B21) 1-0 Double Octopus
Larsen vs B Brinck-Claussen, 1964 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 17 moves, 1-0

The lexicon of chess is notoriously imprecise and subjective.
Tal vs Koblents, 1965 
(B82) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B44 0-1 14
D Mardle vs N Gaprindashvili, 1965 
(B44) Sicilian, 14 moves, 0-1

Sicilian B71 1-0 10
E Cotta vs R Camara, 1965 
(B71) Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian B27 1-0 10
Humburg vs W Mandel, 1965 
(B27) Sicilian, 10 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

Sicilian Def: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Central passer
Csom vs Ribli, 1969 
(B27) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Classical. General (B56) 1-0 Bad bishop
A Planinc vs I Cudina, 1970
(B56) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Game 95 in 'The Soviet Championships' by Taimanov and Cafferty
I Zaitsev vs O Dementiev, 1970 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

Sic Najdorf. Amsterdam Var (B93) 0-1, 18 moves, down a piece
P Velikov vs Sax, 1971 
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 18 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Najdorf. Amsterdam Var (B93) 1-0 Black K steps in
Sax vs T Hradeczky, 1972
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Najdorf. Amsterdam Var (B93) 1-0 K squeeze
Sax vs V Tukmakov, 1972 
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 26 moves, 1-0

Sic Richter-Rauzer (B60) 1-0 Early Q loses time & game to Q sac
M Ruderfer vs Stein, 1972 
(B60) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Scheveningen. Classical Var (B84) 1-0 Arabian #
R Wendling vs C Carlson, 1972 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 1-0
Chiburdanidze vs O A Andreieva, 1973 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Dragon. Classical Var (B73) 0-1Bishops get burned
R Cintron vs I S Turover, 1929
(B73) Sicilian, Dragon, Classical, 30 moves, 0-1

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

Sicilian Alapin Var (B22) 1-0 Nxe4 poisoned pawn
I Suhin vs Mirosnitsenko, 1979 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 5 moves, 1-0

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

Sicilian Def: Pin. Koch Var (B40) 1-0 15.e6!! outstanding shot
J D Tisdall vs G Lee, 1981 
(B40) Sicilian, 18 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin 2.c3 Barmen Def Central X$(B22) 1-0Common unpin
S Jackson vs B Sinka, 1981
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Paulsen. Normal (B45) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
Tseshkovsky vs Kasparov, 1981 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Najdorf. Opocensky Modern Line (B92) 0-1 Down a piece
A Lee vs K McDonald, 1983
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen. Tal Variation (B82) 1-0 19.?
Anand vs I B de Souza, 1984 
(B82) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 21 moves, 1-0

10-year old Waitzkin sacs rook and queen for mate in 6
Waitzkin vs E Frumkin, 1987 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Scheveningen. Fianchetto Var (B80) 0-1 Spearhead
S Bergsson vs Zsofia Polgar, 1988 
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 25 moves, 0-1

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

Sicilian Def: Fischer-Sozin Attack. Leonhardt Var (B88) 0-1
Judit Polgar vs Igor Ivanov, 1989 
(B88) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Canal Attack. Haag Gambit (B51) 0-1 27...?
D Pedzich vs Shirov, 1990 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer. Modern(B61) 0-1B fork coming after Xs
G Micalizzi vs Anand, 1990 
(B61) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2, 14 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 1-0 8...f6 9.Nc7+
Smirin vs Y Afek, 1992 
(B30) Sicilian, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: French. Westerinen Attk (B40) 1-0 Tactics prevail
J A Curdo vs V Frenklakh, 1992 
(B40) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Dragon (B70) 1-0 Standard h-pawn thrust
Z Karniewski vs W Kolacin, 1993 
(B70) Sicilian, Dragon Variation, 15 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Canal Attack (B51) 1-0 N sac, Q sac, connected Ps
J A Curdo vs Robert E Byrne, 1994 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf ML (B99) 1-0 Remarkable mating net noose
Navara vs J Helbich, 1998 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 27 moves, 1-0

Smith-Morra Gambit. Declined Scandinavian (B21) 1-0 Qs sortie
O Frackowiak vs C Hess, 2000 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 18 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 Asfixiated
A Volokitin vs Z Kozul, 2001 
(B30) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Alapin. General (B22) 0-1 Skewer on c-file
P Schnitzer vs M Kopylov, 2001 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 11 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B47) 1-0 Dbl B sacrifice
Areshchenko vs Savon, 2001 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov, Chelyabinsk Var (B33) 1-0
R Soltanici vs M Barasiant, 2001 
(B33) Sicilian, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen. Tal Variation (B82) 1-0 19.?
Carlsen vs C Daly, 2003 
(B82) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen. Classical Var (B84) 0-1 27...?
J Kraai vs I A Novikov, 2004 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 28 moves, 0-1

Sic Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk. Fchtto(B31) 0-1Buried Treasure
S Fedorchuk vs M Oleksienko, 2004 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 26 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Closed. Chameleon Var (B23) 0-1 Dbl N sacs!!
C Dorrington vs S Williams, 2004 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Dragon. Yugoslav Attack Early deviations (B75) 0-1
S Erenburg vs Sakaev, 2005 
(B75) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 27 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B90) 0-1 24...?
S Short vs N Ahern, 2005 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicil Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk. Bg7 (B31) 1-0Stockfish; 14.?
S Chanda vs S Himanshu, 2006 
(B31) Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf Poisoned P Accepted (B97) 1-0 Ns hammer 6th
Radjabov vs Anand, 2006 
(B97) Sicilian, Najdorf, 16 moves, 1-0

Gawain sacs a pawn for a winning attack in the GrandPrixAttack!
G Jones vs Van Wely, 2007 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Kan. Knight Var (B43) 1-0 Gain time on the Black Q
Y Kryvoruchko vs Smirin, 2008 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 24 moves, 1-0

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

Sicilian Paulsen (B46) 1-0 White surges forward
Akopian vs Lautier, 2009 
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian e6, d6, a6. Open (B40) 1-0 R sac maintains d7 pin
Y Zhou vs S Williams, 2012 
(B40) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 0-1 women
A Matoussi vs J Ziogaite, 2012 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Alapin. Barmen Def (B22) 1-0 22.?
W Chen vs K McDonald, 2013 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Kan. Wing Attack (B43) 0-1 long range strikes
S Chumfwa vs Bacrot, 2014 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 24 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 blitz
M Krakops vs Shirov, 2015
(B32) Sicilian, 18 moves, 0-1

Wei makes four attempts to sacrifice his bishop. All were sound
Wei Yi vs Yinglun Xu, 2017 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Classical. General (B56) 1-0 passle of +s coming
T Beerdsen vs A Pijpers, 2017 
(B56) Sicilian, 20 moves, 1-0

Sic Accelerated Dragon. Maroczy Bind Breyer (B39) 1-0 Spearhead
D Gordievsky vs M Oganian, 2018 
(B39) Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation, 28 moves, 1-0

Bacrot vs A Giri, 2013 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 26 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Defense: French Connection (B00) 1-0 Q trap
J A Curdo vs S Rabinowitz, 1996 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 12 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

Nimzowitsch Def: Kennedy. Paulsen Attk (B00) 1-0 Remove the Def
W So vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2020 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 15 moves, 1-0

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

Deflection wins the Black Queen for two Bishops
Rublevsky vs Z Varga, 2001 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def: Two Pawn Attack (B02) 1-0 "Book trap"
H Borochow vs Fine, 1932 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 11 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def: The Squirrel (B02) 1-0 Had a few too many nuts
Hill vs Janeway, 1946 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def: Saemisch Attack (B02) 0-1 R sac for battery #
M Finkelstein vs G Kramer, 1946 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

Alekhine Defense: Modern Variation. Main Line (B05) 1-0
Sax vs L Hazai, 1974 
(B05) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 16 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def: Modern Main Line (B05) 1-0 Decoy K, then Nxf7+
Luer vs Rattman, 1922 
(B05) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 11 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Pseudo-Austrian Attack (B06) 1-0 Eliminate the Def
Yu Yangyi vs P Maghsoodloo, 2016 
(B06) Robatsch, 19 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Pseudo-Austrian Attack (B06) 1-0 Q bullies Q
E Lobron vs Azmaiparashvili, 1993
(B06) Robatsch, 22 moves, 1-0

Game 89 in "Black is OK!" by Andras Adorjan
Sax vs Adorjan, 1971 
(B06) Robatsch, 36 moves, 0-1

Modern Def: Standard (B06) 1-0 Outpost on 6th, Spearhead, Q sac
C van Oosterom vs P Hulshof, 2009 
(B06) Robatsch, 23 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense: Standard (B06) 0-1 3 Piece Travelin' Band
J N Sugden vs Keene, 1962 
(B06) Robatsch, 17 moves, 0-1

Game 51 of 1000 Best Short Games of Chess by Irving Chernev
A Cheron vs M Polikier, 1927 
(B06) Robatsch, 10 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Bg7 vs Pseudo-Torre Bg5 (B06) 1-0 Heavies on 7th
Kholmov vs N Zilberman, 1989 
(B06) Robatsch, 24 moves, 1-0

Lion Defense: Bayonet Attack (B07) 1-0
Ganguly vs M Basencyan, 2012
(B07) Pirc, 21 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: General (B07) 0-1 Discovered+ awaits
A Gavrilov vs Tseshkovsky, 2001 
(B07) Pirc, 21 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Bayonet Attack (B07) 0-1 Promotion
Sax vs H Kestler, 1974 
(B07) Pirc, 27 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense f3, g4 (B07) 1-0 N, then Q sac opens the center
N Fercec vs B Medak, 2000 
(B07) Pirc, 20 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: Byrne Variation (B07) 0-1 Weak back rank
G Cechi vs B Medak, 1999
(B07) Pirc, 20 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Byrne Var (B07) 0-1 0-0-0, exposed K
E Canal vs Parma, 1966 
(B07) Pirc, 16 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Kholmov System (B07) 0-1 White will lose a piece
Fedorowicz vs Chandler, 1979 
(B07) Pirc, 15 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Bg2 vs Bg7 (B07) 0-1 Pile on the pin
N C Kragh vs N Resika, 2000
(B07) Pirc, 16 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Bg2 vs Bg7 (B07) 0-1 Pin on open e-file
O Bashirinia vs A Moussa Othman, 2006
(B07) Pirc, 18 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Roscher Gambit (B07) 1-0 Discovery + coming
J Roscher vs S Plath, 1989 
(B07) Pirc, 10 moves, 1-0

Lion Defense: Lion's Jaw (B07) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Spassky vs B Jansson, 1971 
(B07) Pirc, 31 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def: Classical. Quiet System Parma (B08) 0-1 RK comments
H Glauser vs Keene, 1970  
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 34 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Classical Var. Quiet System Czech Def (B08) 0-1
A Fominyh vs Morozevich, 2004 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 40 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Classical. Quiet System (B08) 1-0 pawn majority
Geller vs Sax, 1973
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 47 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def: Classical. Quiet System Parma Def (B08) 1-0
Sax vs Timman, 1973 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 29 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def: Classical. Two Knights System (B08) 0-1 Q drops in #
E Borigas vs A Sousa, 2004 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 20 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Classical Two Knights (B08) 1-0 P fork, N fork
Koltanowski vs Magmusson, 1960 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 12 moves, 1-0

Pirc, 2 Knights System (B08) 0-1 Knights are a pain in the @$$
N E Povah vs Nunn, 1977 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 19 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def. Classical. Quiet System Czech Def (B08) 0-1Not Poison
H Bohm vs A Planinc, 1975 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 19 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Classical. 2Knights (B08) 0-1 Ruin the K's shield
Schiffler vs Kramnik, 1996 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 16 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Classical. Quiet System (B08) 1-0
Kholmov vs Gipslis, 1963 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 30 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def: Austrian Attk. Dragon Formation (B09) 0-1 Naggin' Ns
Ljubojevic vs Timman, 1978 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 26 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack (B09) 1-0 Youth Greco's Mate
Ponomariov vs Grischuk, 1994 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def: Austrian Attk. Weiss Var (B09) 0-1 Central spearhead#
Suetin vs Zhidkov, 1972 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 17 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attk. Dragon Formation (B09) 0-1 N fork
J Diaz Diaz vs Keene, 1974
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 16 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Austrian Attk. Dragon Formation (B09) 0-1 Exposed K
C Micheli vs Suttles, 1974 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 20 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Austrian Attk. Weiss Var (B09) 0-1 N sac rips center
S Lilienthal vs J Hukel, 1974
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 18 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack. Weiss Variation (B09) 0-1
Pinter vs Adorjan, 1975
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 20 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack. Weiss Variation (B09) 0-1
L Friberg vs C Doucet, 1975
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 15 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack (B09) 0-1 Correspondence
G Tigchelaar vs G Timmerman, 1976
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 16 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def. Austrian Attack. Weiss Var (B09) 0-1 Costly P grab
S Haubrich vs D B Gurevich, 1990
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 20 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack. Weiss Var (B09) 0-1 Correspond
N Carlsson vs M Carlsson, 1988 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 17 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Austrian Attack. Unzicker Attack (B09) 0-1 Pins win
Bronstein vs S Conquest, 1996 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 19 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack. Weiss Var (B09) 0-1
M Aguas Sanmartin vs Beliavsky, 2001
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 20 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack. Weiss Var (B09) 0-1 U20
A Sepehrkhooy vs A Aryanejad, 2001
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 20 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Austrian Attk. Dragon Formation (B09) 0-1Remove the D
E Homiakova vs Y Trubitsyna, 2008
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 18 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Austrian Attack (B09) 0-1 a-pawn promotion lurks
Fischer vs Korchnoi, 1962 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 33 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def: Two Knights Attack (B10) 1-0 Ahead of his time
Lasker vs B J van Trotsenburg, 1908 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 11 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Two Knights Attack (B10) 1-0 Instructive
Sokolsky vs Bronstein, 1944 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 29 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Two Knights Attack (B10)1-0Notes by Alekhine
Alekhine vs I Naharro, 1941  
(B10) Caro-Kann, 16 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def Two Knts Attack (B10) 1-0 Simple Attacking Plans
Rossolimo vs W A Winser, 1950 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 23 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def. 2Knights Attk 5.NxNf6 exNf6 (B10) 0-1 Bxh3 sac
Karjakin vs Jobava, 2014 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 31 moves, 0-1

C-K Def: 2 Knts Attk. Mindeno Exch (B11) 1-0 Dbl R sac gone bad
A Planinc vs Podgaets, 1970 
(B11) Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4, 20 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Two Knts Attk. Mindeno Exchange (B11) 0-1 27.?
Motylev vs E Najer, 2015 
(B11) Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4, 29 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def. Two Knights Attk (B11) 0-1 White attacks himself
Stripunsky vs Onischuk, 2012 
(B11) Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4, 11 moves, 0-1

C-K 2Knights Attack. Mindeno, Exchange Line (B11) 1-0 Greedy
Alekhine vs F Gambino, 1945 
(B11) Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4, 15 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Exchange (B13) 0-1 Lay back and get ran over
Caruana vs Ding Liren, 2019 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 26 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Defense: Exchange (B13) 0-1 Notes by Nimzowitsch
Spielmann vs Nimzowitsch, 1923  
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 26 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def: Exchange Var (B13) 0-1 Wrangling Black Knights
V Uulberg vs V Mezgailis, 1936 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 19 moves, 0-1

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 Def: Exchange Var (B13) 1-0 Blackburne's Mate next!
Vladimir Petrov vs T Bergs, 1929 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 24 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Panov Attk. Modern Def (B13) 1-0TerrificTactics!
Judit Polgar vs Seirawan, 1993 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 29 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Panov Attk. Modern Def (B13) 1-0 blindfold simul
Koltanowski vs Shedlevsky, 1938
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 29 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Panov Attk. Modern Def (B13) 1-0 Correspond
Keres vs L Laurine, 1934
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Panov Attack (B14) 1-0 Checks trap Black Q
W Schmidt vs C Maalouf, 1961 
(B14) Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack, 18 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann: Main Line (B15) 0-1 Watch out for Q+ if c-pawn moved
NN vs Carlos Torre, 1928 
(B15) Caro-Kann, 11 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def: Forgacs both 0-0-0 (B15) 0-1 Impressive P roller
Hector vs J M Hodgson, 1987 
(B15) Caro-Kann, 22 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Defense: Karpov Variation (B17) 1-0 Royal family fork
A Vooremaa vs Lvik, 1962 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 11 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Classical Var (B18) 0-1 Simul exhibition
Fischer vs L Loayza, 1965 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 23 moves, 0-1

C-K Classical Miniature (B18) 1-0 A modern smothered mate
F Carame vs M Matto, 2004 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 7 moves, 1-0

C-K Classical Main lines (B18) 1-0 20? Clever finish by Adams
Adams vs Leko, 1999 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 26 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Classical Var (B18) 0-1 castle blunder
B Niezgoda vs M Miroslaw, 2001 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 25 moves, 0-1

Franco-Sicilian Def: Marshall Gambit (C10) 1-0 Qside Discovery+
B Wall vs J Lippert, 1980 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 8 moves, 1-0

Delayed Owen Defense b6, Bb7 (B00) 0-1 Battle for the back rank
J Villena Perez vs G Swathi, 2006 
(C00) French Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

French Def: Horwitz Attk. Papa-Ticulat Gambit (C00) 1-0San Remo
Spielmann vs R Grau, 1930 
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Reversed Philidor Formation (C00) 0-1 Dbl B sac
J Horvath vs Zsuzsa Polgar, 1981 
(C00) French Defense, 22 moves, 0-1

French Def 2.c4 d5 3.cxd5 (C00)1-0 Great Brilliancy Prize Game
E Steiner vs Tartakower, 1929 
(C00) French Defense, 34 moves, 1-0

French Def: Steinitz Attack 2.e5 c5 (C00) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Steinitz vs A Schwarz, 1882 
(C00) French Defense, 31 moves, 1-0

French Def Chigorin 2.Qe2 (C00) 0-1 Black N turns the tables
V G Kirillov vs I Mazel, 1931
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

French Def: Two Knights Var (C00) 1-0 Dbl B sacs, R lift
E E Book vs Ingerslev, 1929 
(C00) French Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Two Knights (C00) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
I Nikolayev vs B Makovetsky, 1979 
(C00) French Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Two Knights (C00) 1-0 Qxh7+ Spearhead
Zhao Zong-Yuan vs Brian Thomas, 2001
(C00) French Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack e5 strong point vs French (A07) 0-1
E Raaste vs Sax, 1974
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 31 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange (C01) 0-1 Exchange sac attack!
Burn vs De Vere, 1870 
(C01) French, Exchange, 16 moves, 0-1

The Korchnoi Queen on g3 piles on the pinned f2 pawn
S Tatai vs Korchnoi, 1978 
(C01) French, Exchange, 14 moves, 0-1

"Plaster of Paris" (game of the day Jun-07-2017)
London vs Paris, 1834 
(C01) French, Exchange, 27 moves, 0-1

French Def: Exchange. Monte Carlo Var (C01) 1-0Criss-cross mate
C Briscoe vs D Spence, 2004 
(C01) French, Exchange, 23 moves, 1-0

French, Exchange. Monte Carlo (C01) 0-1 Dropping minor pieces
A Stubljar vs Bor Harej, 2002 
(C01) French, Exchange, 20 moves, 0-1

Lasker resigned in a winning position (if the score is correct)
Lasker vs E J Hamilton, 1907 
(C01) French, Exchange, 30 moves, 0-1

14.? is puzzle #288 in Lev Alburt's Chess Traiing Pocket Book.
Nezhmetdinov vs A Konstantinov, 1936 
(C02) French, Advance, 14 moves, 1-0

French Advance, Milner-Barry Gambit (C02)1-0 Stunning sacs
F A Foulds vs Lang, 1956 
(C02) French, Advance, 20 moves, 1-0

French Advance. 5.Bd7 Euwe Var (C02)1-0 R sac puts K on platter
V Muratov vs M A Makarov, 1981 
(C02) French, Advance, 18 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 1-0 23.?
A Burtasova vs N Straub, 2005 
(C02) French, Advance, 23 moves, 1-0

French Advance. Paulsen Attack (C02) 1-0 Such moxie!
Velimirovic vs B Maksimovic, 1996 
(C02) French, Advance, 17 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch Variation (C03) 1-0 USSR blitz tournament
Tal vs Petrosian, 1975 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 20 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Guimard Def (C03) 0-1 Messed up Ns
E Walther vs L Schmid, 1961 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 12 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Guimard Def (C03) 0-1 Smothered Mate
K Grossner vs E Budrich, 1949 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 7 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 1-0 26.?
M Velcheva vs H Puuska, 2007 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def. Tarrasch. Guimard Def. ML (C04) 0-1Royal Discovery+
NN vs Ross, 1974 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 12 moves, 0-1

French Def. Tarrasch. Guimard Def Main Line (C04) 0-1 Q Trap
V G Kirillov vs Blankstein, 1938 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 10 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Guimard Def ML (C04) 0-1 Pin
G Kramer vs Mednis, 1957 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 22 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 0-1 Remove the Guard
P B Petersen vs Timman, 2013 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 15 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 0-1 Exchange Sac
D Rovner vs Tal, 1955 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 0-1

Tal's Nf5! Trojan Horse is a bold give-away!!
Tal vs Uhlmann, 1971 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 19 moves, 1-0

Ofstad's Immortal - Dbl N sacs the way to Boden's Mate in 2
P Ofstad vs Uhlmann, 1963 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 19 moves, 1-0

French Def. Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 0-1Bxf2+ Decoy N+ Unpin
Westerhuis vs Vinagre, 1989 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 10 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 1/2-1/2 edge to W
P Popovic vs Piskov, 1989 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 8 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 0-1 famous attack on f2
A Seppelt vs Leganki, 1950 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 6 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 0-1 Q+
Kmoch vs T Ellison, 1948 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 8 moves, 0-1

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 Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0 Caution
I Pleci vs L Endzelins, 1939 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 21 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Normal Var (C10) 1-0 Pillsbury's Mate links
K Berg vs P Zarnicki, 2004 
(C10) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Ns & Qs finish
L Engels vs F M Palitzsch, 1930
(C10) French, 33 moves, 1-0

"Mate You at the Corner" (game of the day May-18-2016)
B Wall vs W Wall, 1969 
(C10) French, 12 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (C10) 1-0 Pawn storm!
Edith Charlotte Price vs E Gibb, 1920 
(C10) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French, Classical. Delayed Exchange Var (C11) 1-0 Like Morphy
Nimzowitsch vs Alapin, 1914  
(C11) French, 18 moves, 1-0

French, Classical. Delayed Exchange (C11) 0-1 14.Nd1? Blunder
J Noa vs J Mason, 1883 
(C11) French, 15 moves, 0-1

French Classical. Delayed Exchange (C11) 1-0 Unthinkable combo
Alekhine vs Von Feldt, 1916 
(C11) French, 18 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Delayed Exchange Var (C11) 0-1
L Dreibergs vs Ernests Gize, 1937
(C11) French, 26 moves, 0-1

French Def: McCutcheon Var (C12) 0-1 Q drops in backranker
Marshall vs Alekhine, 1914 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 24 moves, 0-1

French McCutcheon. Wolf Gambit (C12) 1-0 Qh4?!
Lasker vs Reti, 1924 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 32 moves, 1-0

French Classical Richter Attack (C13) 1-0 Greek gift
M Pestalozzi vs D Duhm, 1900 
(C13) French, 18 moves, 1-0

French, Classical. Richter Attk (C13) 1-0 Sparkle but imperfect
Blackburne vs A Muller, 1894  
(C13) French, 17 moves, 1-0

French Alekhine-Chatard Attack. Maroczy Var (C13) 1-0 Q sac
Unzicker vs M Czerniak, 1954 
(C13) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French, Alekhine-Chatard Attk. Maroczy Var (C13) 0-1W sacs fail
H R Bigelow vs M Fox, 1929
(C13) French, 30 moves, 0-1

French Alekhine-Chatard Attack. Breyer Var (C13) 1-0 Discovery
Velimirovic vs N Ristovic, 1995 
(C13) French, 10 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Tarrasch Var (C14) 1-0 Greek gift
Schlechter vs Stubenrauch, 1901 
(C14) French, Classical, 16 moves, 1-0

French, Classical. Alapin Var (C14) 1-0 Q sac sets up 2 N mate
N Speijer vs Couvee, 1955 
(C14) French, Classical, 15 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Steinitz Var (C14) 0-1Damiano's Mate w/N
M Mrdja vs Gleizerov, 2011 
(C14) French, Classical, 26 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Steinitz (C14) 0-1 Rook roller of sorts
E Inarkiev vs Morozevich, 2003 
(C14) French, Classical, 28 moves, 0-1

French Winawer by namesake (C15) 0-1 Well-timed checks
Winawer vs De Vere, 1870 
(C15) French, Winawer, 16 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

Game 18 in 'The Soviet Championships' by Taimanov & Cafferty
Levenfish vs Ragozin, 1934 
(C16) French, Winawer, 34 moves, 1-0

French Winawer. Retreat, Armenian Line (C18) 1-0 Riddled apart
Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1954 
(C18) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Maroczy-Wallis Var (C18) 0-1 Unpin+
J van den Bosch vs S Landau, 1934 
(C18) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Poisoned P (C18) 1-0 Qs parade heats it up!
Geller vs Sokolsky, 1950 
(C18) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 1-0

French Winawer Poisoned P (C18) 0-1Counterattack threatens mate
E Mortensen vs L Karlsson, 1988 
(C18) French, Winawer, 21 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Burn (C11) 1-0 g7 is weak, can't fix
Anand vs Korchnoi, 2000 
(C11) French, 19 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 0-1 Pick on the defender
Gligoric vs Y Porat, 1964 
(C11) French, 19 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Burn Main Line (C11) 1-0 Ground Chuk
Ponomariov vs Ivanchuk, 2002 
(C11) French, 23 moves, 1-0

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky 9...Qxb2 (C11) 1-0 Impressive
de Firmian vs Huebner, 1995 
(C11) French, 22 moves, 1-0

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 1-0 Kside crusher!
K McDonald vs M McLeieer, 1996
(C11) French, 30 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky (C11) 1-0 32.?
K McDonald vs N Rosenthal, 2011 
(C11) French, 33 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky (C11) 1-0 Raking Bishops
K McDonald vs J Lusk, 2012
(C11) French, 23 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Steinitz (C11)1-0 Pile on the pin
J Gallagher vs Korchnoi, 2006 
(C11) French, 14 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Richter Attk (C13) 1-0 earthquake
M Ostovic vs B Rogulj, 2012 
(C13) French, 19 moves, 1-0

FR Advance. Wade Var (C02) 1-0 Undeveloped Kside into Boden's #
Yu Yangyi vs A Zatonskih, 2013 
(C02) French, Advance, 24 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Bogoljubow Var (C17) 1-0 Semi-Smothered #
T Gharamian vs S V Ivanov, 2006 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned Pawn General (C18) 1-0 Big hurry
N Das vs O Kobo, 2015 
(C18) French, Winawer, 23 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned Pawn General (C18) 1-0
Bologan vs Vaganian, 2006 
(C18) French, Winawer, 19 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Paulsen Attack (C42) 0-1 28...?
Tseshkovsky vs E Vladimirov, 1986 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 30 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack (C42) 1-0 24.?
O Korneev vs R O Perez Garcia, 2000 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: 3.Nxe5 Classical Attack. Staunton Var (C42) 1/2
Grischuk vs Gelfand, 2002 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Game: Classical Attk. Staunton (C42) 0-1 Her favorite
O Zambrana vs I Krush, 2003 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 35 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Staunton Var (C42) 1-0 24.?
S Del Rio Angelis vs B Olape, 2004 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 32 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Staunton Var (C42) 1-0
Baklan vs J Bick, 2010
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attk. Mason-Showalter Var (C42) 0-1 Jrs
A Jakubowska vs P Priya, 2007 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 34 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Marshall Var (C42) 1-0 31.?
Kotronias vs N Kalesis, 1994 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 31 moves, 1-0

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

Game 1083 of Chess Informant Best Games. 1001-1100
Radjabov vs Gelfand, 2010 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 38 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42) 1-0 23.?
Naiditsch vs Koneru, 2003 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: 3.d4 Modern Attack (C43) 0-1
Tkachiev vs Karpov, 2002 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 26 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 1-0 Nxg7!
V Gashimov vs Gelfand, 2009 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 16 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack Center (C43) 0-1 White too exposed
Macieja vs Rozentalis, 1999 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 34 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: 3.d4 Modern Attk. Center Var (C43) 0-1 Diagonal D
Lautier vs Gelfand, 1999 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Variation (C43) 0-1 31...?
Judit Polgar vs N Gaprindashvili, 1990 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 31 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Modern Attack. Murrey Var (C43) 0-1 Exch Sac fail
S Barrientos Chavarriaga vs J Bick, 2008
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 15 moves, 0-1

French Def: Two Knights Var (C00) 0-1 Return the queen
A Dunne vs K Plesset, 1976 
(C00) French Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Variation (C01) 1-0 24.?
J Klinger vs Glek, 1990 
(C01) French, Exchange, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def: Exchange. Monte Carlo Var (C01) 0-1 Heavies about
R Kuijf vs Korchnoi, 1992 
(C01) French, Exchange, 31 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance (C02) 0-1 B pins B to mating square
Somacarana vs Cochrane, 1856 
(C02) French, Advance, 13 moves, 0-1

French Def: Advance Var (C02) 1-0 Havana Q trap next
Steinitz vs A C Vazquez, 1888 
(C02) French, Advance, 20 moves, 1-0

French Def: Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 0-1 positional beauty
D H Campora vs A Dreev, 1995 
(C02) French, Advance, 31 moves, 0-1

French Def: Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Movsesian vs M Gurevich, 2000 
(C02) French, Advance, 35 moves, 0-1

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

French Tarrasch Guimard Defense (C03) 0-1 Strange indeed
Keres vs Petrosian, 1950 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 35 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Modern System (C03) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Ivanchuk vs Dolmatov, 1986 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 20 moves, 0-1

French Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 1-0 Resembles Milner-Barry Gambit
O Reeh vs C Mann, 2008 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 22 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Pawn Center Variation (C05) 0-1White K exposed
Kengis vs R Djurhuus, 1991 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 20 moves, 0-1

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

French Def: Rubinstein Var. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0
M V Golubev vs A Fedchenko, 1983
(C10) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Invading N blast
Yanofsky vs J Therien, 1947 
(C10) French, 19 moves, 1-0

Today's World History Lesson - September 1's of the past...
J Moles vs D Zara, 1967 
(C10) French, 20 moves, 0-1

French Def: Rubinstein. Fort Knox (C10) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
B Belyakov vs Jobava, 2015 
(C10) French, 28 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Rubinstein. Fort Knox (C10) 0-1
Xie Jun vs Seirawan, 2002 
(C10) French, 24 moves, 0-1

Annihilation of Defense. Game #4490 in Laszlo Polgar's brick.
L Engels vs A Tsvetkov, 1936 
(C10) French, 18 moves, 1-0

French Def: Steinitz. Bradford Attack Var (C11) 1-0 Corresp
A Zinkl vs R Huber, 1897 
(C11) French, 23 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Var Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1
Sutovsky vs Morozevich, 1998 
(C11) French, 26 moves, 0-1

French Classical. Burn Variation (C11) 0-1 Dbl rook sac
Topalov vs Bareev, 1994 
(C11) French, 23 moves, 0-1

Game 159 in Understanding Chess Middlegames by John Nunn
B Predojevic vs Morozevich, 2008 
(C11) French, 35 moves, 0-1

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1 blindfold
Kramnik vs Morozevich, 2003 
(C11) French, 37 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Burn Var Morozevich Line7...a6 (C11) 0-1
Svidler vs Morozevich, 2001 
(C11) French, 36 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Burn, Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1long diag
C Lutz vs Morozevich, 2003
(C11) French, 31 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Variation (C11) 1/2-1/2
Anand vs Morozevich, 2005 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Burn Var. Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Closed center holds
Judit Polgar vs Morozevich, 2000 
(C11) French, 36 moves, 0-1

Game 7 in How to Reassess your Chess by IM Jeremy Silman
Topalov vs Ivanchuk, 2008 
(C11) French, 43 moves, 0-1

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 1/2-1/2 Superfinal
Svidler vs Morozevich, 2005 
(C11) French, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1 Q aggression
Svidler vs Morozevich, 2007 
(C11) French, 28 moves, 0-1

French Steinitz Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1 Castle opposite
Topalov vs Morozevich, 1999 
(C11) French, 31 moves, 0-1

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 1/2-1/2 Amsterdam
Kamsky vs Morozevich, 1996
(C11) French, 60 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Classical. Burn, Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1Stockfish
Klovans vs Petrosian, 1975 
(C11) French, 60 moves, 0-1

French Def: Steinitz Var (C11) 0-1 8...Qxb2
Nakamura vs Morozevich, 2012 
(C11) French, 32 moves, 0-1

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1 No Mercy
A H T dos Santos Fier vs Morozevich, 2011 
(C11) French, 35 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Sack Attack!!
P F Schmidt vs H Nowarra, 1941 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1-0

Game 45 Chess Highlights of the 20th Century by Graham Burgess
N Grigoriev vs Alekhine, 1915 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 25 moves, 0-1

French Def: McCutcheon. Lasker Var (C12) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Fischer vs Petrosian, 1962 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 43 moves, 0-1

French Def: McCutcheon. Janowski Var (C12) 0-1 numerous P prods
Sutovsky vs Wang Hao, 2008 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 40 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Steinitz Var (C14) 1-0 16.?
Naiditsch vs Hoang Thanh Trang, 1998 
(C14) French, Classical, 23 moves, 1-0

Game 41 in Starting Out: The French by Byron Jacobs
Shirov vs Morozevich, 2000 
(C14) French, Classical, 31 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer Var (C15) 0-1 Open d-file drama
Dake vs F Di Paula, 1935 
(C15) French, Winawer, 9 moves, 0-1

C15 0-1 28 Training game
Ragozin vs Botvinnik, 1936 
(C15) French, Winawer, 28 moves, 0-1

one of Petrosian's finest exchange sacs (C16) 0-1 29
Chistiakov vs Petrosian, 1956 
(C16) French, Winawer, 29 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Advance a3, f4 vs h5 (C16) 0-1
J P Dominguez Sanz vs Petrosian, 1980 
(C16) French, Winawer, 30 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Advance Variation General (C16) 0-1 Stockfish
Kasparov vs Ivanchuk, 1995  
(C16) French, Winawer, 31 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Retreat Variation Armenian Line (C18) 0-1Stockf
Judit Polgar vs Khalifman, 2000 
(C18) French, Winawer, 37 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Poisoned P Main Line (C18) 0-1 Stockf
I Cheparinov vs Grischuk, 2008 
(C18) French, Winawer, 42 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Adv (C19) 1-0 Occupy the 6th w/half-open files
J Dueball vs G Jacoby, 1976 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Var (B92) 1/2-1/2 He missed check
B Milic vs J H Donner, 1958 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

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