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* Brutal Attacking Chess: Game Collection: Brutal Attacking Chess

* Blowing Away the Castled King: Game Collection: Attack The King's Pocket

Alekhine Defense: Modern. Main Line (B05) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs Reti, 1925 
(B05) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Richter-Rauzer. Modern Var (B61) 1-0
Z Almasi vs Miroshnichenko, 2001
(B61) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2, 23 moves, 1-0

QGD: Queen's Knight Var (D31) 1-0 Manhattan C.C.
Caruana vs C Bean, 1999 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

QID: Classical. Traditional Main Line (E19) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Larsen vs Karpov, 1980 
(E19) Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3, 23 moves, 0-1

QID: Fianchetto. Nimzowitsch Quiet Line (E15) 1-0 BRAWL!
Psakhis vs Plaskett, 1984 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 K's Indian Attack (A07) 0-1 Misplayed minors
C McKinnon vs B Walker, 1955 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed Nge2 (B25) 0-1 Unpin backfires
Robatsch vs Najdorf, 1962 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

KIA delayed e5 vs Lasker's NY System (A07) 1-0Exch Sac too thin
K Darga vs P Rolland, 1964
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

Reti Opening: Anglo-Slav. Bogoljubow Variation III (A12) 1-0
Larsen vs M Haeusler, 1988 
(A12) English with b3, 23 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Anglo-Indian Def. KID Formation (A15) 1-0
A Heimann vs B S E Ramirez, 2019 
(A15) English, 23 moves, 1-0

K's English. 2 Knts' Reversed Dragon (A22) 1-0 Find the finish
N Miezis vs M Velcheva, 2004 
(A22) English, 23 moves, 1-0

King's English. Four Knights Quiet Line (A28) 0-1 Stockfish
Nakamura vs So, 2020 
(A28) English, 23 moves, 0-1

Horwitz Defense: General (A40) 1-0 Lolli's Mate
F K Esling vs Butler, 1891 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Bg7 (A40) 1-0 N Discovered+ nabs Q
M Richter vs G Antoniassi, 2000 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack: Classical Def. Big Center Var (A45) 1-0
M Leon Hoyos vs J Bick, 2006
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Benoni Defense: Uhlmann Var (A61) 1-0 N blunder, N capitalizes
Berliner vs C Henin, 1957 
(A61) Benoni, 23 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Semi-Leningrad Var (A81) · 1-0
R Byrne vs J G Sullivan, 1961
(A81) Dutch, 23 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Semi-Leningrad Var (A81) 1-0 Find the finish
J Gustafsson vs Uaychai Kongsee, 2015 
(A81) Dutch, 23 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: Staunton Gambit. Balogh Def (A82) 1-0 Upset
P Speisser vs K Haznedaroglu, 2006
(A82) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Normal Variation (A84) · 0-1
M Mamouri vs Vasiukov, 1991
(A84) Dutch, 23 moves, 0-1

Carr Defense: General (B00) 1-0 Blindfold simul K walk
Morphy vs J Carr, 1858  
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian Defense: Schiller-Pytel Variation (B01) · 0-1
A Mengarini vs E Schiller, 1980 
(B01) Scandinavian, 23 moves, 0-1

Modern Def Bg7, c6, d5 (B06) 1-0 Kside pawn storm
Igor Pejic vs V Vdovenkov, 2010 
(B06) Robatsch, 23 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense: d6, Bg7 Defense (B06) 0-1 Crossfire w/N sac!
O Renet vs M Todorcevic, 1989 
(B06) Robatsch, 23 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Austrian Attk. Weiss Var (B09) 1-0 Ready for the mash
Timoscenko vs A Khasin, 1976
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Von Hennig Gambit (B15) 1-0 Boden's Mate next
G Welling vs F Wrobel, 1982 
(B15) Caro-Kann, 23 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Karpov Var. Modern Main Line (B17) 1-0 U18
A Urazayev vs Catalin-Lucian Patrascu, 2016
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 23 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Classical Var (B18) 0-1Pick on the back rank def
Savin Dias vs Ben Ogunshola, 2019
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 1-0 instructive tactics
B G Moore vs D Flournoy, 1984 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Grand Prix Attack (B23) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Smyslov vs Taimanov, 1959 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Traditional 6.NxNd4 (B23) 1-0 Exchanges help W
M Petraki vs A Stiri, 2001 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 Two kings in the center!
G Kanayan vs Y Zelinsky, 1956
(B30) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 0-1 Pushing pawns before castling?
S Hamalainen vs S Keskinen, 2001 
(B30) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

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: Delayed Alapin Var (B40) 0-1 Back ranker
E Santarius vs Bachmann, 2012 
(B40) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Kan. Modern Var (B42) 1-0 Just take it!
Ivanchuk vs F Vallejo Pons, 2002 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Classical (B56) 0-1 Q sac uses Bishop highway
N Yaremko vs D Recuero Guerra, 2006 
(B56) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 6.Be2 g6 (B58) 1-0 Criss-cross Q trap
L Steiner vs A Jacusiel, 1946 
(B58) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Scheveningen. Tal Variation (B82) 1-0 16.?
K Spraggett vs Hebert, 1982 
(B82) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 23 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: Najdorf (B90) 0-1Battery long diagonal, passed P
J Klavins vs Tal, 1958 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 23 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

GM Golubev in CT-3072 gives Shirov's 23rd move the !!
Shirov vs Wang Hao, 2009 
(B97) Sicilian, Najdorf, 23 moves, 1-0

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: Advance. Euwe 6.Be2 f6 (C02) 0-1 N sac, Bxf2+
Y Afek vs S Williams, 2008
(C02) French, Advance, 23 moves, 0-1

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H E Atkins vs Blackburne, 1909 
(C10) French, 23 moves, 1-0

French Steinitz. Boleslavsky (C11) 1-0 N-Q-R sacs to Boden's #
H Tirard vs A Silvert, 2000 
(C11) French, 23 moves, 1-0

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

French Def: Winawer. Advance Var (C17) 0-1 See notes
S Sulskis vs M Bartel, 2007 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 23 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Adv Moscow Var (C17) 1-0 Raking Bs & hoppy Ns
S Chekhov vs M Opanasenko, 2013 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 23 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Advance (C18) 1-0 St. Louis Pin Special
Caruana vs Lenderman, 2018 
(C18) French, Winawer, 23 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: General (C27) 1-0 ICC
Mamedyarov vs B Amin, 2020 
(C27) Vienna Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Kaufmann Var (C29) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Fleischhauer vs O Valentiner, 1913 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

KGD. Classical Var (C30) 1-0 Max Lange derivative
P Zelbel vs M Costachi, 2017
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

KGA. Bishop's Gambit (C33) 1-0 telegraph match
S Crakanthorp vs G B Hall, 1902 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Game 4: Chess in the USSR 1945-72 Part 1, edited by Colin Leach
Bronstein vs Petrosian, 1963 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

KGA K's Knight Gambit (C34) 1-0 Watch g6-square annihilation
Morphy vs NN, 1858 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

KGA. Allgaier Gambit Thorold Attk (C39) 1-0 JHB notes
Blackburne vs Philp, 1875  
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 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: General (C40) 0-1 N+ fork
W Widmeyer vs S Mlotkowski, 1904 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Elephant Gambit: Maroczy Gambit (C40) 1-0 +Removes the Defender
J Moreno Carnero vs J Kleinert, 2002 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

New York v Pennsylvania State Teams Match (1898)
E Kemeny vs E Delmar, 1898
(C41) Philidor Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Lolli Var (C44) 1-0
F Perrin vs T Loyd, 1855 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Ponziani Opening: Jaenisch Counterattack (C44) 1-0 Stockfish
Horwitz vs Kieseritzky, 1846 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Scotch Gambit. Advance Var (C45) 1-0 5 Pawns on c-file?!
M Rybak vs P Krupkova, 1994 
(C45) Scotch Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Two Knights Def. Ulvestad Var (C57) 0-1 Namesake
W N Bragg vs O Ulvestad, 1958 
(C57) Two Knights, 23 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Fianchetto Def (C60) 1-0 Ns on the 5th!
V Gashimov vs H Stevic, 2006 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 23 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

Damiano's Mate was first published as a study in 1512!
T Soraas vs J Kvisla, 2006 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 23 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C78) 1/2-1/2 a bit surprised
Topalov vs Adams, 2008 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Colle System c3 Copycat (D05) 1-0 open the b1-h7 diagonal
Jacques Spacenkopf vs Maurice A Sutherland, 1938
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

QGD: Chigorin Def. Main Line (D07) 0-1 Invasion
Bisguier vs J Littlewood, 1962 
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD: Albin Countergambit (D08) 1-0 Caught uncastled
W Schmidt vs O Valentiner, 1906 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 23 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

QGD: Mannheim Var 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (D23) 0-1 Pile on the pin
G Wood vs Euwe, 1946 
(D23) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: General (D32) 0-1 Central Pawn thrust
I Emhemed vs K B Ortiz, 2010
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD: Harrwitz Attack. Main Line (D37) 1-0 gifted Queen
Zsuzsa Polgar vs Geller, 1992 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

QGD: Barmen Var (D37) 1-0 23.? Notes by Stockfish
E Post vs F Lee, 1905 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: General (D43) 1-0 Havana
Pachman vs R G Wade, 1965
(D43) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 23 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def: Stoltz. Shabalov Attack (D45) 1-0 blitz
Gelfand vs Shirov, 2004 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 23 moves, 0-1

QG Declined: Modern Var (D53) 0-1 Rook on the 2nd threatens f2
Alekhine vs J Machado, 1926 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Def: Modern Exchange Var (D85) 1-0 19.?
S Shipov vs V L Ivanov, 1995 
(D85) Grunfeld, 23 moves, 1-0

Gruenfeld Def: Exchange. Classical Var (D86) 1-0 embarrassing
Gligoric vs Pachman, 1955 
(D86) Grunfeld, Exchange, 23 moves, 1-0

QID: Kasparov Var (E12) 1-0 Knightly conversations
Korchnoi vs Huebner, 1981 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

QID: Spassky System (E14) 1-0 drops a piece
Tartakower vs Saemisch, 1922 
(E14) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

QID: Spassky System (E14) 1-0 Q sac for a back ranker
G A Thomas vs Marshall, 1930 
(E14) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

QID. Fianchetto. Saemisch Var (E15) 1-0 Danny King video link
Gelfand vs D Andreikin, 2014 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Kmoch Variation (E20) · 0-1
Portisch vs Forintos, 1968 
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 23 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Three Knights (E21) 1-0 A Murder Mystery!
Ribli vs K Langeweg, 1978 
(E21) Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights, 23 moves, 1-0

G43 The Golden Dozen: The Twelve Greatest... by Irving Chernev
Lipnitsky vs Smyslov, 1951 
(E33) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 23 moves, 0-1

NID: Normal. Bishop Attack Classical Def (E48) 1-0 23.?
I Rabinovich vs V Goglidze, 1939 
(E48) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5, 23 moves, 1-0

NID: Normal. Bishop Attack Classical Def (E48) 0-1
J Bick vs P Carlsson, 2012
(E48) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5, 23 moves, 0-1

KID: Classical Fianchetto (E67) 0-1 Training Match Tournament
Kotov vs Geller, 1952 
(E67) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 23 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Göring Gambit. Double Pawn Sac (C44) 1-0 Stockfish
Tarrasch vs W Cohn, 1882 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

English, Symmetrical. Anti-Benoni Var (A31) 0-1 K in flight
C Seel vs Ganguly, 2004 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 23 moves, 0-1

Knight Odds / King's Gambit Accepted (C38) 1-0
A Ascharin vs H Seyboth, 1876 
(000) Chess variants, 23 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening: Buecker Gambit (A00) 0-1 Triple on f-file
Larsen vs F Olafsson, 1959 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Hungarian Opening: Indian Defense (A00) 0-1 18...?
L Binet Tapaszto vs G Kluger, 1954 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Grob Opening: Spike. Hurst Attack (A00) 0-1 Correspondence
W A Starbuck vs L G Tremblay, 1973 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD: Ragozin Defense (D38) 1-0 Capture first, Remove the Guard
Petrosian vs A Matanovic, 1958 
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 23 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attk: Classical Var (A01) 1-0White controls c-file
M Ujtelky vs C Zuidema, 1969
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

the name of the opening was bigger than she was!
K Dietrich vs J Hempel, 1966 
(C57) Two Knights, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov Var (B33) 1-0Stockfish
Spassky vs Sveshnikov, 1973 
(B33) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

French, Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0Stockfis
Stein vs Uhlmann, 1967 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Closed (B25) 1-0 If 23...BxRg1 Lolli's Mate next
H Seidman vs K Burger, 1954 
(B25) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Mengarini Variation (B20) 0-1 A Compliment?
N Larter vs E Inarkiev, 2008 
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Dutch Var (A01) 0-1 Stockfish notes
A Planinc vs I Bilek, 1971 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

Semi-Slav Defense: Quiet Var (D30) 1-0 Find the finish
A Hauchard vs E Forsaa, 2009 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

Reti/King's Indian Attack: Symmetrical Defense (A05) 1-0
M Woodhams vs H Barber, 1970 
(A05) Reti Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Symmetrical 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (A04) 1-0 Race to #
J M Hodgson vs Short, 1983 
(A04) Reti Opening, 28 moves, 1-0

NID: Classical Variation (E32) 0-1 Suffocation Mate
E Mulder vs F Parr, 1939 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 23 moves, 0-1

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5 Def: ML. Mieses Var (B01) 1-0 R battery
K Mueller vs T Cording, 1992 
(B01) Scandinavian, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed Var (B23) 1-0
M Sorokin vs Baburin, 1988 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: General (C41) · 1-0
Lagno vs A Borsuk, 2012
(C41) Philidor Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Defense: Makagonov Var (E71) 0-1
G Nakhbayeva vs Lagno, 2013 
(E71) King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3), 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Dragon. Yugoslav Attk Early deviations (B75) 1-0
Lagno vs I Gaponenko, 2005 
(B75) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Exchange Var (B13) 1-0 Girls U12
Lagno vs E Skilkova, 2000
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 23 moves, 1-0

Colle Zuk 6.0-0 b6 7.Ne5 vs Tilt (D05) 1-0Skewer removes guard
Denker vs F Rundell, 1934 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

NID. Normal. Bernstein Def Except Gligoric System (E53) 0-1 Q
Vladimirov vs Kasparov, 2001 
(E53) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 23 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: Urusov Gambit (C24) 0-1 Accept, trade down
D Geronimi vs H Filippini, 2007 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Anti-Nimzo-Indian (E10) · 1-0
Adianto vs R E Espinosa Flores, 2000 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

K's Gambit Accepted. Lolli Gambit (C37) 1-0 K walk the plank
Greco vs NN, 1620 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Van't Kruijs Opening: General (A00) 0-1 Brutal crush
M Menezes vs M Shahade, 2002 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Polish Opening: General (A00) 0-1 Certainly Not Bill's Best
B Wall vs V Fuentes, 1988
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Byrne Variation (B07) · 1-0
A Naumann vs W Koch, 2001
(B07) Pirc, 23 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Classical. Blackburne Attack (C45) 0-1 Pile on pin
Y Dembo vs Lagno, 2009
(C45) Scotch Game, 23 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Worrall Attk Castling line (C86) 1-0 KEG!
Kashdan vs A Simonson, 1936 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B47) 1-0 U16 girls
N Pogonina vs I Vasilevich, 1998
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 23 moves, 1-0

Catalan Opening: General (E00) · 1-0
I Krylov vs A Dobrosmyslov, 2016 
(E00) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 Promotion mate is next!
A Escobar Forero vs B Miller, 2006 
(B32) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Two Kts Def. Fried Liver Attk (C57) 1-0 Telegraph
Milwaukee Chess Club vs Charles City Chess Club, 1876 
(C57) Two Knights, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD: Modern. Heral Variation (D53) 0-1 Greek Gift loses center
A Cheron vs A Nilsson, 1928 
(D53) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Positional Var (C19) 1-0 Pillsbury's Mate
Emil Ladner vs Robert H Kannapell, 1953 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 23 moves, 1-0

J Roscher vs H Rost, 1989
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 0-1

Petrov's Defense d3, Bg3 (C43) 0-1 Greco-like Kside attack!
C Peptan vs J Jackova, 2004 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

KGA. Bishop's Gambit (C33) 0-1 Pile on the Pins
C F Schmid vs Chigorin, 1882 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Two Knights (C00) 0-1 Double trouble Greco's #
S Sammed Jaykumar vs U Bajarani, 2014 
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

KGD. Falkbeer Countergambit. Modern Transfer (C31) 1-0Lolli's #
Philidor vs NN, 1790 
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

Benko vs K Smith, 1972 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

QGD Albin Countergambit Alapin Var (D08) 0-1 Q fork 2 LPDO
W Napier vs Marshall, 1898 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD: Orthodox Def. Main Line (D63) 1-0 Stockfish notes; 22.?
L Seres vs M Goczo, 2001 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Slav Def: Czech. Classical System ML (D19) 0-1 Stockfish notes
A Becker vs Szabo, 1935 
(D19) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch, 23 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Cozio (Lasker) Attk both 0-0-0 (C42) 0-1Crossfire
Sherzer vs Wolff, 1987 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD. Cambridge Springs Var (D52) 1-0 Q trap
A Hodges vs J F Barry, 1904 
(D52) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B47) 0-1 Promotion
Romanishin vs Hort, 1971 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 23 moves, 0-1

London System 4...Qb6 5.Qc1 (D02) 0-1 Q trap
J M Dominguez vs Chessmaster, 1998 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 0-1

London System (D02) 1-0 Penetration is important in chess
I Miladinovic vs I Schneider, 2009 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Def: Scandinavian. Exchange (B00) 1-0 If 19...hxQg6
L Aptekar vs C Laird, 1977 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

King's English. Smyslov Defense (A21) 0-1 Brilliant
Kaufman vs Kavalek, 1972 
(A21) English, 23 moves, 0-1

Polish Opening: Delayed Bird (A00) 1-0 Streaking Knight?!
L Wiesel vs M Blum, 1936 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Polish Opening: Queenside Defense (A00) 1-0 Crossfire on Kside
Sokolsky vs A Shifman, 1948 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Classical. General (B56) 1-0 23.?
Motylev vs B Ivanovic, 2000 
(B56) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

B's Opening: Urusov Gambit. Keidansky Gambit (C24) 1-0 Frankly-
M Zavanelli vs A Pope, 1987 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

QP Game: Barry Attack. Gruenfeld Var (D02) 1-0 h4 attack, RxNh5
I Rogers vs G Canfell, 1988
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Paulsen Attack Var (C22) 1-0 Lolli's Mate
G Stern vs Lucie Schwartz, 1999
(C22) Center Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Winner of the brilliancy prize in London 1886
Gunsberg vs E Schallopp, 1886 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

K Pawn Game 2.h3 (C20) 1/2-1/2 P fork tactics; Stockfish notes
V Green vs R Brien, 1856
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Scotch Game: Potter 4...Bc5 5.Nb3 (C45) 0-1 fishin' pole attack
Rublevsky vs Anand, 2004 
(C45) Scotch Game, 23 moves, 0-1

Prins vs M Oren, 1952 
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

G Krauss vs J O'Keefe, 1953 
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange. Monte Carlo Var (C01) 0-1 R battery
N Miezis vs Bagirov, 1991 
(C01) French, Exchange, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: French Var (B40) 0-1 Brutal crossfire attack
V Green vs Steinitz, 1862 
(B40) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Petrosian Var (C16) 0-1 Brilliant
A Ladisic vs L Roos, 1976 
(C16) French, Winawer, 23 moves, 0-1

T Gareyev vs A LVDS, 2016 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

QID: Petrosian. Farago Def (E12) 0-1 2 of same color in line w/
M Arnold vs T Gareyev, 2013 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: General (A45) 0-1 King safety is paramount
Zakharov vs M Yudovich Jr., 1962 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 0-1

French Def: Alekhine-Chatard Attk. Teichmann Var (C13) 1-0
Valeev vs Stephanov, 1956 
(C13) French, 23 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Classical. Cordel Gambit (C64) 1-0 Defend ALL
R Lau vs A Bastian, 1983 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 23 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Defense: General (B02) 1/2-1/2 Correspondence
L Compagnie vs J Alingh Prins, 1987
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Alekhine Def: Saemisch Attack (B02) 1-0 Correspondence
City of Kuldiga vs Ventspils, 1922 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B47) 1-0 Stockfish
D Edelman vs Wolff, 1988 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 23 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Horwitz Attack. Papa-Ticulat Gambit (C00) 1-0
F Koberl vs C Laszlo, 1952
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Rotstein vs Leko, 1993 
(B27) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

A Berger vs Charousek, 1892 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def: Tartakower Var (B15) 1-0 Find the finish
B Rzayev vs A Melkonyan, 2018 
(B15) Caro-Kann, 23 moves, 1-0

Cntr Cntr 3...Qd8 Ilundain Var (B01) 1-0 B provides for N+ next
Marshall vs S P Johnston, 1899 
(B01) Scandinavian, 23 moves, 1-0

Van Geet (Dunst) Opening: Gruenfeld Defense (A00) · 0-1
W M Byland vs Evans, 1948 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

QGA. Janowski-Larsen Variation (D25) 1-0 sparkling play
I A Zaitsev vs Spassky, 1960 
(D25) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

French Defense: UNormal Dbl Fianchetto (C00) 1-0 0-0-0 vs 0-0-0
S Vainshtein vs H Fahrni, 1916 
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

QID. Classical. Traditional, Nimzowitsch Line (E18) 1-0 Pin
Tal vs Lozov, 1952 
(E18) Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3, 23 moves, 1-0

English Symmetrical. Botvinnik System Reversed (A37) 0-1B watch
Flohr vs T Melngailis, 1933 
(A37) English, Symmetrical, 23 moves, 0-1

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

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 1-0 Rook trap
Beliavsky vs Bareev, 1994 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian, Two Knts Def. Polerio Def Bogoljubow Var (C58) 1-0 Sto
Bogoljubov vs Euwe, 1941 
(C58) Two Knights, 23 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Center Attack (C84) 1-0 blitz
Short vs Carlsen, 2004 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 23 moves, 1-0

QGD. Albin Countergambit (D08) 1-0 N forks, P fork
R O'Donnell vs W B Riley, 1971 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense (C78) 1-0 U18
D Rasic vs P Liwak, 1999 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 23 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Bronstein-Larsen Var (B16) 0-1 Find the Finish
J Westman vs E Walther, 1966 
(B16) Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation, 23 moves, 0-1

Horwitz Defense: General (A40) ? 1-0
D Smerdon vs E Player, 2012
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

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

C-K Def. Two Knights Attk. Mindeno Var Exchange Line (B11) 1-0
A Yakunin vs P Artamonov, 2001 
(B11) Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4, 23 moves, 1-0

French Advance 5...f6 (C02) 0-1 Pins are a problem.
Romero Holmes vs Korchnoi, 1990 
(C02) French, Advance, 23 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def: Classical. Classical Tarrasch Gambit (D34) 1-0
Zamikhovsky vs V Sozin, 1931 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def: Marshall Gambit (D31) 1-0 Mating net
D Wagner vs G M Todorovic, 2019 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

King's English. Four Knights (A28) 0-1 Correspondence
Ragozin vs V Sozin, 1937 
(A28) English, 23 moves, 0-1

NID Saemisch. O'Kelly Var (E26) 0-1 Overworked queen
J H Donner vs Euwe, 1951 
(E26) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 23 moves, 0-1

Grob Opening: Keene Defense (A00) 0-1 loose bishops
S Sloan vs J Schroer, 1985
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. l'Hermet Var (C67) 1-0 Stockfish
Showalter vs Pillsbury, 1897 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 23 moves, 1-0

QGD. Semi-Tarrasch Defense (D40) 1/2-1/2 Fredthebear share
Timofeev vs Kapellko, 1960
(D40) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGD. Capablanca Var (D30) 1-0 Re-deployment
Capablanca vs Labatt / Connor, 1919 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. English Attack Anti-English (B90) 1-0 links
J Rowson vs de Firmian, 2003 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 23 moves, 1-0

L Krysa vs R Torella, 2017
(A57) Benko Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

H Saldano Dayer vs R Torella, 2017
(B30) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

M Larrea vs S Fancy, 2008
(C41) Philidor Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: East Indian Defense (E00) 1-0 Lolli's Mate next
Y Vilner vs B Verlinsky, 1925
(E00) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1-0

Mastering Tactical ideas by IM Minev, p. 56
Alatortsev vs Capablanca, 1935 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 0-1

J Sequera vs J Werle, 2008
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 23 moves, 0-1

KGD. Falkbeer Countergambit. Modern Transfer (C32) 1-0
H Hosmer vs J Congdon, 1874
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Italian Variation d3, c3 (C50) 0-1 Kside P storm
Jessica Clementson vs Imogen A L Camp, 2016
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD: Q's Knight Var (D31) 1-0 It's another N sac for Greco's #
R Aloma Vidal vs N Rios del Moral, 2005 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 1-0

Rat Defense: English Rat (A41) 0-1 Lateral pin on the 2nd rank
Y Saber vs A Strikovic, 2016
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 23 moves, 0-1

King's Gambit: Accepted. Schallop Def (C34) 1-0 Correspondence
E Tettenborn vs N Mueller, 1975 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Advance. Short Variation (B12) 0-1 strange
G Popilski vs N Maneluk, 2008
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fianchetto Var (A58) 0-1 Immune Rook
G Mathe vs Zsuzsa Polgar, 1979 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD. Orthodox Defense. Classical Var (D68) 1-0 Stockfish
Alekhine vs H Carlsson, 1935 
(D68) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical, 23 moves, 1-0

King's Indian. Bg7 Fianchetto (A49) 0-1 Raking Bishops
M Solmundarson vs Tal, 1964 
(A49) King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4, 23 moves, 0-1

NN vs Lasker, 1907 
(A04) Reti Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: General (C23) 0-1 Rob the pin
K Sek vs T Gareyev, 2019
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: Fully Accepted Var (A58) 0-1 back rank crowd
D Gukesh vs Firouzja, 2021 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Bowdler Attk (B20) 0-1 Beware of flank Q+ & fork
Leo Nielsen vs A G Tryggestad, 2014
(B20) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Great Snake Var (A10) 1-0 outside passer
Tal vs E Mochalov, 1980 
(A10) English, 23 moves, 1-0

W Pollock vs Lasker, 1895  
(C51) Evans Gambit, 23 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open. Open Variation (C80) · 1-0
K Walbrodt vs Von Bardeleben, 1895 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 23 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 Promo, Gueridon Mate on the side!!
C Lelievre vs M Francois, 2015 
(B32) Sicilian, 23 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical (D32) 0-1 KEG annotates
Schlechter vs Pillsbury, 1902 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 0-1

KIA / Grand Prix Attack w/Nxc3 (A07) 1-0 Back rank threat
V Sanal vs N Lubbe, 2021 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Chistyakov Def (C07) 1-0 Nxe6 sacrifice!
Adams vs Wan Yunguo, 2013 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Dragon. Classical, Alekhine Line (B74) 1-0
Yanofsky vs J F Donovan, 1942 
(B74) Sicilian, Dragon, Classical, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: French Var (B40) 0-1 This is quite the finish!
M Mansour vs B Munguntuul, 2006 
(B40) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

Modern Defense: Bishop Attack (B06) 1-0 Slashing diagonals
M Papa vs J LeBon, 1987 
(B06) Robatsch, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: 2 Knts Def. Polerio Def B+ line (C58) 0-1 tpstar
Horwitz vs E Pindar, 1861 
(C58) Two Knights, 23 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: Dutch Var (A03) 0-1 Q&N penetration
G MacDonnell vs Gunsberg, 1885  
(A03) Bird's Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

QID. Kasparov-Petrosian Variation. Petrosian Attack (E12) 1-0
Petrosian vs A Lombard, 1973 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen Var (B80) 0-1
G Tokhirjonova vs T Kotanjian, 2017
(B80) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 23 moves, 0-1

C26 Vienna Game - castling opposite
Bronstein vs Teschner, 1965 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

Yu Yangyi vs K Grigoryan, 2012 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Reti Gambit: Double Fianchetto (A07) 0-1 Blitz beater
Firouzja vs I Cheparinov, 2016 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

French Def: Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 1-0 Sideswiped by a Rook
Kupreichik vs J Levitt, 1990 
(C02) French, Advance, 23 moves, 1-0

A Madej vs S Gapa, 2001 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 0-1

Blackburne vs Owen, 1862  
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf Var (B90) 0-1 R pin & R fork
N Akhalaia vs Jobava, 2000 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 23 moves, 0-1

Vienna, Paulsen-Mieses variation (C26) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
E Kipke vs K Richter, 1918 
(C26) Vienna, 23 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Schlechter Var (C00) 1-0 Disconnected Rooks
Jiner Zhu vs Ruotong Chu, 2018 
(C00) French Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Najdorf (B98) 1-0 Shams explains
Kalatozishbili vs A Blagidze, 1956 
(B98) Sicilian, Najdorf, 23 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Anti-Nimzo-Indian (E10) 0-1 Connected passed pawns
V Dobrov vs Carlsen, 2017 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 0-1

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