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ModMiniatures More of 'Em Found by Fredthebear
Compiled by fredthebear
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No, I'm not quite buying all of these evaluations...

Stockfish:

1) +0.18 (37 ply) 1.c4 Nf6 2.d4 e6 3.Nf3 b6 4.a3 Bb7 5.Bf4 Be7 6.Nc3 O-O 7.Rc1 Na6 8.h3 d5 9.e3 c5 10.Nb5 cxd4 11.exd4 dxc4 12.Bxc4 Nd5 13.Be5 Nac7 14.Nxc7 Nxc7 15.O-O Rc8 16.Qe2 h6 17.Bd3 Bf6 18.Rfe1 Bxe5 19.Qxe5 Nd5 20.Rxc8

2) +0.17 (37 ply) 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.Nc3 Nc6 4.Bc4 g6 5.d4 cxd4 6.Nxd4 Bg7 7.Nxc6 bxc6 8.O-O Bb7 9.Qe2 Nf6 10.e5 dxe5 11.Qxe5 O-O 12.Rd1 Nd5 13.Qg3 Qc8 14.Bg5 Nxc3 15.bxc3 e6 16.Rab1 c5 17.Qd3 Re8 18.f3 Bc6 19.Qd6 Bb7 20.Qd2 Bc6 21.a3

3) +0.14 (37 ply) 1.Nf3 c5 2.c4 Nf6 3.e3 e6 4.d4 d5 5.cxd5 exd5 6.g3 cxd4 7.Nxd4 Nc6 8.Nc3 Bd6 9.Bg2 O-O 10.O-O Be5 11.Qd3 Re8 12.Bd2 g6 13.Rae1 Nxd4 14.exd4 Bf5 15.Qb5 Bxd4 16.Nxd5 Nxd5 17.Bxd5 Qd7 18.Qxd7 Bxd7 19.Be3 Bxb2

4) +0.10 (37 ply) 1.b3 d5 2.Nf3 Bf5 3.Bb2 Nf6 4.Nh4 Be6 5.e3 c5 6.Be2 g6 7.O-O Nc6 8.Nf3 Bg7 9.d4 cxd4 10.Nxd4 Nxd4 11.Bxd4 O-O 12.Nd2 Rc8 13.h3 Ne4 14.Nxe4 dxe4 15.c4 f5 16.Rc1 Bxd4 17.Qxd4 Qxd4 18.exd4 Bd7 19.Rfd1 b6 20.d5

5) +0.08 (37 ply) 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Qc2 O-O 5.Bf4 d6 6.e3 Qe7 7.Ne2 Ba5 8.a3 c6 9.O-O-O Nbd7 10.Kb1 Re8 11.Ng3 Bxc3 12.Qxc3 e5 13.Bg5 h6 14.Bh4 Qe6 15.Bxf6 Nxf6 16.Bd3 Ng4 17.Qc2 Nf6 18.f4 exd4 19.exd4 c5

6) +0.07 (37 ply) 1.e3 e6 2.Nf3 c5 3.c4 d5 4.cxd5 exd5 5.b3 Nf6 6.Bb2 Nc6 7.Bb5 Bd6 8.O-O O-O 9.h3 a6 10.Bxc6 bxc6 11.Nc3 Bf5 12.d3 Qd7 13.Ne2 Qe7 14.Rc1 Nd7 15.d4 Be4 16.Ne5 Nxe5 17.dxe5 Bc7 18.f4 Bf5 19.Ba3 Bb6 20.Ng3 Bg6 21.Qe2

7) =0.00 (37 ply) 1.h3 Nf6 2.Nf3 d5 3.d4 Bf5 4.e3 e6 5.c4 Nbd7 6.Nbd2 Be7 7.Be2 h6 8.a3 O-O 9.O-O a5 10.b3 Bg6 11.Bb2 c6 12.Nh4 Bh7 13.Nhf3 Bg6

8) =0.00 (37 ply) 1.g3 d5 2.Nf3 c5 3.Bg2 Nf6 4.O-O Nc6 5.d4 cxd4 6.Nxd4 e5 7.Nxc6 bxc6 8.c4 Be6 9.cxd5 cxd5 10.Nc3 Rc8 11.Bg5 d4 12.Ne4 Be7 13.Nxf6+ Bxf6 14.Bxf6 gxf6 15.Qa4+ Qd7 16.Qb4 Rc4 17.Qb8+ Rc8 18.Qb4

9) =0.00 (37 ply) 1.c3 d5 2.d4 Bf5 3.Qb3 b6 4.Bf4 c6 5.Nf3 e6 6.Nbd2 Nf6 7.a4 Nbd7 8.h3 a5 9.e3 Be7 10.Be2 h6 11.O-O O-O 12.Qd1 Bg6 13.Bg3 Qc8 14.Bf4 Bh7 15.Bh2 Qb7 16.b3 Qc8 17.Bf4 Nh5 18.Bh2 Nhf6

10) =0.00 (37 ply) 1.a3 c5 2.e3 Nc6 3.c4 e5 4.Nc3 Nf6 5.e4 d6 6.Nf3 Be7 7.Be2 O-O 8.O-O a5 9.d3 Bd7 10.Bd2 Nd4 11.b3 h6 12.h3 Kh8 13.Rb1 Kg8 14.Rc1 Qb6 15.Rb1 Qd8

11) -0.06 (37 ply) 1.Nc3 d5 2.d4 Nf6 3.Bf4 e6 4.Nb5 Na6 5.e3 c6 6.Nc3 Bb4 7.Ne2 O-O 8.a3 Bd6 9.Bxd6 Qxd6 10.Nf4 c5 11.Nh5 Nxh5 12.Qxh5 Qb6 13.O-O-O cxd4 14.Rxd4 f5 15.Bxa6 bxa6 16.Rhd1 a5 17.Na4 Qc6 18.Nc3 Bd7 19.Qh4 Rac8 20.Qe7

12) -0.08 (37 ply) 1.b4 d5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.e3 e6 4.a3 Nbd7 5.Bb2 Nb6 6.d3 c5 7.bxc5 Bxc5 8.Be2 Bd7 9.O-O O-O 10.c4 dxc4 11.dxc4 Bc6 12.Nc3 Bxf3 13.gxf3 Qxd1 14.Rfxd1 Rac8 15.f4 Be7 16.Rd4 Rfd8 17.Rad1 Rxd4 18.Rxd4 a6 19.Bf3 Rxc4 20.Bxb7

13) -0.09 (37 ply) 1.a4 d5 2.Nf3 c5 3.e3 e6 4.d4 Nf6 5.b3 Bd6 6.Bb5+ Nbd7 7.Bb2 b6 8.c4 dxc4 9.bxc4 cxd4 10.exd4 Bb7 11.a5 Bb4+ 12.Nbd2 bxa5 13.O-O O-O 14.Qc2 a6 15.Ba4 Nb6 16.Bb3 Rc8 17.c5 Nfd5 18.Qd1 Nd7 19.Nc4 Nf4 20.Bc2 Nf6 21.Nce5

14) -0.09 (37 ply) 1.d3 d5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Bf4 e6 4.Nbd2 Bd6 5.e3 c5 6.Bxd6 Qxd6 7.d4 b6 8.Bb5+ Nbd7 9.a4 O-O 10.O-O h6 11.a5 Bb7 12.Re1 Rfd8 13.h3 Bc6 14.Bxc6 Qxc6 15.c3 Qc7 16.axb6 axb6 17.Rxa8 Rxa8 18.e4 dxe4 19.Nxe4 Nxe4 20.Rxe4 b5

15) -0.22 (37 ply) 1.f4 d5 2.Nf3 b6 3.e3 e6 4.c4 Nf6 5.Be2 Be7 6.O-O O-O 7.Ne5 c5 8.Bf3 Bb7 9.b3 Nc6 10.Nxc6 Bxc6 11.Bb2 Ne4 12.Qc2 Bf6 13.Nc3 Nxc3 14.dxc3 Qe7 15.Rae1 Rfe8 16.cxd5 exd5 17.c4 Bxb2 18.Qxb2 Rad8 19.g3 f5 20.cxd5 Bxd5

16) -0.31 (37 ply) 1.h4 c5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.c4 e6 4.Nc3 Be7 5.e3 O-O 6.d4 d5 7.dxc5 Nbd7 8.cxd5 exd5 9.Nxd5 Nxd5 10.Qxd5 Nxc5 11.Qxd8 Rxd8 12.Be2 Bf6 13.Nd4 b6 14.O-O Bb7 15.Bd2 Ne6 16.Bf3 Bxf3 17.Nxf3 Rac8 18.Bc3 Bxc3 19.bxc3 Rxc3 20.Rac1

17) -0.31 (37 ply) 1.Na3 e5 2.e3 d5 3.d4 Nd7 4.Be2 e4 5.c4 Ndf6 6.Qc2 Ne7 7.Bd2 c6 8.h4 h5 9.Nh3 Bg4 10.Nf4 a6 11.Rc1 Bxe2 12.Kxe2 Qd7 13.Bb4 Rd8 14.cxd5 Nfxd5 15.Nxd5 cxd5 16.Qc7 Qg4+ 17.Kd2 Qxg2 18.Rhf1 b5 19.Qe5 Qg6 20.b3 The world champ has played this a few times, eh?

18) -0.47 (37 ply) 1.f3 e5 2.e3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.Qe2 Bd6 6.d3 f5 7.Nc3 Qh4+ 8.g3 Qe7 9.f4 exf4 10.gxf4 Qh4+ 11.Kd1 Qe7 12.Nf3 Nf6 13.Bd2 Bc5 14.Kc1 Bd7 15.a4 O-O-O 16.Ne5 Be6 17.e4 Bb4 18.Nf3 fxe4 19.Nxe4 Rhe8 20.Rg1 This is easily the worst opening.

19) -0.51 (37 ply) 1.Nh3 d5 2.d4 c5 3.dxc5 Nf6 4.c4 e5 5.cxd5 Qxd5 6.Qxd5 Nxd5 7.e4 Nb4 8.Na3 Bxc5 9.Bd2 O-O 10.Rc1 b6 11.Bc4 N8c6 12.O-O Bxh3 13.gxh3 Rad8 14.Rfd1 Nd3 15.Bxd3 Rxd3 16.Be3 Rxe3 17.Rxc5 Rxa3 18.Rxc6 Rxa2 19.Rc7 f5 20.exf5 Rxf5 21.Rdd7 Ra1+ 22.Kg2

20) -0.85 (36 ply) 1.g4 d5 2.Bg2 Bxg4 3.c4 c6 4.Qb3 e6 5.Qxb7 Nd7 6.Nc3 Ne7 7.cxd5 Rb8 8.Qxa7 cxd5 9.Qa4 Bh5 10.Nf3 Ng6 11.d4 Bd6 12.Nb5 Be7 13.O-O O-O 14.Qa6 Nh4 15.a4 Nxg2 16.Kxg2 Rc8 17.h3 Rc2 18.Nc3 Bxf3+ 19.exf3 White develops bishop and queen early on, so it's not as bad as it's reputation.

3.f4!? is called the Kucharkowski-Meybohm Gambit.
H Bennett vs J Sarfati, 1995 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 20 moves, 0-1

Van't Kruijs Opening / French Def, Exchange (A00) 1-0 Raking Bs
A Raetsky vs G Salem, 2001
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 20 moves, 1-0

Polish Opening: 3.f4 d6 gets heated (A00) 0-1 promotion looms
H Bennett vs E M Green, 1985 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

Zukertort Opening vs Modern (A04) 0-1 Exchange sac, get it back
Polugaevsky vs Petrosian, 1983 
(A04) Reti Opening, 24 moves, 0-1

Zukertort Fio vs Chigorin Def (A06) 0-1 The pinned N is a goner
S Martinovic vs Nyback, 2010 
(A06) Reti Opening, 17 moves, 0-1

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 Double attack is double trouble
M Godena vs M Schekachikhin, 2018 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 18 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 Long diagonal battle
M Daneri vs T Spanton, 2015 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

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

English Opening: Anglo-Slav. General (A11) 0-1 Stockfish notes
G Jones vs Jobava, 2017 
(A11) English, Caro-Kann Defensive System, 25 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Anglo-Slav. General (A11) 0-1 R cannot defend
Kudzanayi Charinda vs Sbai Rania, 2018 
(A11) English, Caro-Kann Defensive System, 15 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Anglo-Slav. General (A11)1-0 Rxg7 shell buster
J Majdan vs M Coimbra, 2008 
(A11) English, Caro-Kann Defensive System, 25 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Agincourt Def. King's Knight (A13) 0-1 19...?
M C Pit-Rada vs G C Ardelean, 2017 
(A13) English, 22 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Anglo-Indian Def. KID Formation (A15) 0-1
L Schandorff vs D Howell, 2008 
(A15) English, 24 moves, 0-1

English vs Anglo-Indian Def. KID Formation (A15) 1-0 Each piece
I Chelushkina vs E Reppen, 2011 
(A15) English, 24 moves, 1-0

G92 Paul Motwani: TRENDS English w/ 1...e5, Trends Publications
I Sokolov vs Tseshkovsky, 1989 
(A20) English, 19 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical. Normal Var (A34) 1-0 GameKnot.com
J Wagenaar vs P A Fontaine, 2009 
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 20 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Symmetrical Var (A36) 1-0 Awesome last move!
M Lagarde vs Thai Dai Van Nguyen, 2021 
(A36) English, 25 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Bb2 vs Bg7 Fianchetto (A40) 0-1 Sac & pin on h-file
H Sigurvaldason vs M Murray, 2016 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 0-1

Modern Def: 5...BxNc3 Beefeater (A40) 0-1 RxB Undermining
C Berberich vs M Bezold, 2001 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 22 moves, 0-1

Modern Defense: Beefeater Variation (A40) 0-1 blitz
D Debashis vs Kasimdzhanov, 2014
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 0-1

Rat Defense: Dutch Def (A41) 1-0 Knights entry
J Henrichsen vs Y Saber, 2015
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 17 moves, 1-0

Rat Defense: English Rat (A41) 1-0 Overloaded Rook
Portisch vs Gulko, 1993 
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 24 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense: Averbakh Var (A42) 1-0 Devious Chess book
P Motwani vs W Hendriks, 1996 
(A42) Modern Defense, Averbakh System, 22 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack: General (A45) 0-1 Blindfold simul
Mark Dunn vs T Gareyev, 2016 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 20 moves, 0-1

Trompowsky Attack: General (A45) 0-1 Approaching storm
Lars Erik Zwisler vs L F Pedersen, 2019 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 20 moves, 0-1

Torre Attack: Classical Def (A46) 0-1 Protect, then Counterattk
L Lukovski vs Tal, 1992 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 26 moves, 0-1

KID. Fianchetto Var (A49) 1-0 Black's capture choice, none win
K Sorri vs J Mertanen, 2000 
(A49) King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4, 14 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Modern Var (A57) 1-0 Capture, again
Alburt vs Hebden, 1983 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 17 moves, 1-0

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

Benoni Defense: General (A60) 0-1 Black N eyes White Q
Anders Nilsson Aure vs M Curado, 2015
(A60) Benoni Defense, 19 moves, 0-1

Dutch Defense: Hopton Attack (A80) 1-0 Qh5+ establishes pin
D Gormally vs S Williams, 2006 
(A80) Dutch, 19 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Classical (A84) 1-0 Maintain and pile on the pin
Dreev vs Gleizerov, 1992 
(A84) Dutch, 20 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: Queen's Knight Var (A85) 0-1 Black escapes
A Baert vs E Sanchez Jerez, 2015 
(A85) Dutch, with c4 & Nc3, 20 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch Def: Williams Var (B00) 0-1 Capture first & keep on
S Press vs E Ambrus, 2008 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 7 moves, 0-1

Scandinavian 3.Bb5+ (B01) 1-0 B trap by fianchettos
M Massoni vs J Canal Oliveras, 2012
(B01) Scandinavian, 14 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def: Modern. Larsen-Haakert (B04) 1-0Pin game clincher
B Al-Hajiri vs M Hamal, 2014 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 15 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def: Modern. Larsen, Miles Line (B04) 1-0 N+ robs pin
O Johannesson vs H Haga, 2012 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 13 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense, Standard(B06) 0-1A kick in the pants from the N
O Hirn vs T Hillarp Persson, 2006 
(B06) Robatsch, 21 moves, 0-1

Modern Defense: King Pawn Fianchetto (B06) 0-1
Jessica Clementson vs M M A Diaz, 2016
(B06) Robatsch, 24 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: 150 Attack (B07) 1-0 Feasting Rook
H Richards vs W J Stirling, 2001 
(B07) Pirc, 21 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Accelerated Panov Attack. Modern Var (B10) 1-0
Tal vs V Landero, 1992 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 25 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

Caro-Kann Defense: Exchange (B13) 0-1 Open the g-file
A H Abdulgalil Saleh vs J L Marckens, 2018 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 24 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

Caro-Kann Defense: Classical Variation (B18) · 0-1
M P Jacobsen vs N Hutchinson, 2006 
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Wing Gambit. Marshall Var (B20) 0-1
K G Shirazi vs S Milliet, 2021 
(B20) Sicilian, 17 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: McDonnell Attack 5.BxNc6 (B21) 0-1central passers
Philippe vs Shabalov, 1994
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 22 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: McDonnell Attack 6.0-0 NxBb5 (B21) 0-1 interfere
L Langner vs Ftacnik, 1996
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 22 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Alapin Variation. General (B22) · 1-0
Tiviakov vs M Fabre Massana, 2006
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Alapin Barmen Defense Central Exchange (B22) 1-0 Unpin
E Naiditsch vs A Draeger, 2000 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Closed (B23) 0-1 White needs his kingside N
A Arribas Lopez vs M Leon Hoyos, 2016 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 14 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Grand Prix Attack (B23) 1-0 Black Q is trapped
A Bryn vs C Sigamoney, 2010 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 12 moves, 1-0

KGD. Falkbeer Countergambit. Modern Transfer (C32) 1-0 Q&N#
S Djuric vs T Sorensen, 2006 
(B27) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk (B30) 1-0 Overworked Pawn
Rozentalis vs B Barth Sahl, 1988 
(B30) Sicilian, 22 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 0-1 Fredthebear has hair to spare
J Canal Oliveras vs O de la Riva Aguado, 2001
(B30) Sicilian, 22 moves, 0-1

Sicil Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk (B30) 1-0 By hook or by crook
E Kaya vs M G Ubaldo Suarez, 2010 
(B30) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

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

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 entrapment
A N Al-Ali vs S D Ranasinghe, 2010 
(B32) Sicilian, 19 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: French Var (B40) 1-0 Black moves 7 different Ps
N Mamedov vs M Lagarde, 2021 
(B40) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Four Knts. Exchange (B45) 0-1 How much is 0-0 worth?
Pichot vs Aronian, 2021 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Paulsen. Normal (B45) 1-0 The sacrifice is next
A Lastin vs L Pushkarev, 2001 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Paulsen Var (B46) 1-0Stockfish notes; magnificent
Svidler vs A Volokitin, 2006 
(B46) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Paulsen (B47) 0-1 Baiting the line of check w/a piece
E Moskalyuk vs Brodsky, 1998 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 9 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Paulsen. Bastrikov Var(B47) 1-0 Mayet's Mate next
M Tratatovici vs O Batakovs, 2012 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B49) 1-0 N&B# on 3rd
J Ingvason vs Charles Z Coffman, 2018
(B49) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Canal Attack (B51) 1-0 Sham Q sac gets piece back
Romanishin vs J Radovanovic, 2016
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Amazing double checks to mate - but comb is incorrect
V Gashimov vs R Kempinski, 2011 
(B54) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Game 129 in 'Understanding Chess Middlegames' by John Nunn
Ivanchuk vs Topalov, 1996 
(B81) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Scheveningen. Modern Var (B83) 1-0Find the finish
Ngoc Truongson Nguyen vs Van Wely, 2007 
(B83) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

French Def: Two Knights Var (C00) 0-1 g-pawn thrust gains a N
S Savitskiy vs G Popilski, 2013
(C00) French Defense, 20 moves, 0-1

KIA 3.Qe2 Nc6 French Def (C00) 1-0 non-standard smothered mate!
S Conquest vs D Buckley, 2012 
(C00) French Defense, 21 moves, 1-0

Malcolm Pein's chess column on July 25 in The Telegraph
Short vs Harikrishna, 2007 
(C01) French, Exchange, 19 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 0-1 Junior Girls
Rohilla Shivika vs Saloni Sapale, 2019
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 0-1

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

French Def: Rubinstein Var. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 San Franc
Tal vs I Rogers, 1991 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 1-0

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

Bishop's Opening: Berlin Defense (C24) 0-1 24...?
Matthew Tan vs V Rasulov, 2013 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 25 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: Vienna Hybrid. Spielmann Attk (C26) 1-0Q trap
R Amgalanbaatar vs T Spanton, 2015 
(C26) Vienna, 15 moves, 1-0

Gareyev Blindfold Simul 2016 World Record, Las Vegas USA, rd 1
Tyler Scott vs T Gareyev, 2016 
(C27) Vienna Game, 14 moves, 0-1

Vienna Gambit (C28) 1-0 The Black Q is pinned to the mating sqr
M Ozanne vs F Mungroo, 2006 
(C28) Vienna Game, 20 moves, 1-0

KGD. Falkbeer CG. Charousek Gambit Morphy Def (C31) 0-1 Natural
Janith Easwaralingam vs Andre Nielsen, 2017 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 13 moves, 0-1

KGD. Falkbeer Countergambit. Modern Transfer (C32) 1-0 Q&N#
Tabare Bustelo vs Jorge Fein, 2018
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 19 moves, 1-0

KGD: Falkbeer CG. Charousek Gambit ML (C32) 1-0 g4 next
P Zelbel vs Pruijssers, 2016 
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 14 moves, 1-0

KGA. Schallop Defense (C34) 1-0 Vukovic Mate next
J Bolacky vs L Pospisil, 1994 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 24 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def (C41) 1-0 Online USCF blitz tournament
F Rhine vs NN, 2021 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 10 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 0-1 Royal N sac for Greco's #
L Linnanen vs J Broekmeulen, 2015 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 20 moves, 0-1

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 1-0 ...Ng5, NxBc8 is next
J C Ibarra Jerez vs S Del Rio Angelis, 2012 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 22 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Stafford Gambit (C42) 1-0 Can you handle it?
N Nestorovic vs Momcilo Nikolic, 2008 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attk. Chigorin Var Browne Attk (C42)1-0
G Nsubuga vs M Santana, 2001
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Potter Var (C45) 1-0 Watch White open the center
L de La Fuente vs T Spanton, 2015
(C45) Scotch Game, 21 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Italian Var (C50) 0-1 Infiltrate the 2nd rank
Jessica Clementson vs Ruiqi Tin, 2016
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 25 moves, 0-1

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

Game 83 Garry Kasparov's Greatest Chess Games V2 by Igor Stohl
Kasparov vs Anand, 1995 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 25 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 No Trade
So vs Anand, 2020 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 26 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. De la Bourdonnais Var (C53) 1-0exhibit
Adams vs S Jay, 1998
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 18 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Two Knights Def. Modern B's Opening (C55) 1-0 TKO
Caruana vs S Megaranto, 2021 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Defense. Polerio Defense (C57) 0-1 Rare Qe2 line
M Amini vs R Gralla, 2010 
(C57) Two Knights, 17 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Cozio Defense. General (C60) 0-1 check next
G Thorhallsson vs B Thorfinnsson, 2009 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 10 moves, 0-1

Spanish Schliemann Def. Exchange (C63) 0-1 En Passant+
Boris Becker vs Short, 2011 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 16 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Schliemann Def (C63) 0-1 akin to Greco's Mate
L M Hvattum vs T Robertsen, 2001 
(C63) Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense, 17 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Defense (C65) 1-0 Taken either way
Zsofia Polgar vs Smyslov, 2001 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 22 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C71) 1-0 blitz
S Sjugirov vs K Sek, 2019 
(C71) Ruy Lopez, 17 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Modern Steinitz Defense (C72) 0-1
A Liang vs V Artemiev, 2021 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 25 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Morphy Def. Neo-Archangelsk Var (C78) 0-1 World Record
T Brownscombe vs T Gareyev, 2016 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 18 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C78) 1-0 Open e-file, uncastled K
Carlsen vs E Blomqvist, 2001 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 21 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed 8.a4 Anti-Marshall (C84) 1-0 Mayet's Mate next
Kasparov vs Vladimirov, 2001 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 25 moves, 1-0

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

Greco Mate after 24...hxBg5 25.Qh5#
Short vs I Sokolov, 1995 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

Stonewall Attack (D00) 0-1 White recaptured with the wrong pawn
A Aleksandrova vs Sarocha Chuemsakul, 2018 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 20 moves, 0-1

P-Q4 Krause Var (D02) 0-1 Discovered+ is threatened
R Ravisekhar vs N Neelakantan, 1992 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 18 moves, 0-1

London System (D02) 0-1 Snare the Q not Fredthebear in blitz
Bareev vs Nakamura, 2015 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 11 moves, 0-1

Pseudo-Catalan vs Lasker's NY System (D02) 0-1Why stick around?
C Weiss vs Mitkov, 1999 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Quiet Var (D11) 1-0
Shirov vs Zherebukh, 2021 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 24 moves, 1-0

Queen's Gambit Accepted: Old Variation (D20) 1-0 video link
Mamedyarov vs Kasparov, 2021 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 7 moves, 1-0

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

QGD. Ragozin Defense (D38) 1-0 Discovered Attack
Sarin Nihal vs B Adler, 2016 
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 12 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def: Main Lines (D45) 1-0 Attacking the Q backfires
Wang Hao vs P Malysheva, 2004
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 19 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Stoltz Variation (D45) · 0-1
Mamedyarov vs Shankland, 2021 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 25 moves, 0-1

Queen's Gambit Declined: Modern. Knight Def (D51) 1-0
Kasimdzhanov vs Hertneck, 2001 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 1-0

Neo-Grünfeld Defense: Classical. Polgar Variation (D78) 0-1
Ivanchuk vs J Polgar, 1997 
(D78) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6, 19 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Defense: Exchange Var (D85) 0-1 Explanation needed
Carlsen vs Vachier-Lagrave, 2021 
(D85) Grunfeld, 24 moves, 0-1

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

Indian Game: East Indian Defense (E00) 0-1Q sac, Blackburne's #
NN vs F Rhine, 2021 
(E00) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 0-1

Catalan Opening: Closed Var (E06) 1-0 Activate the bishops
V Gunina vs J N February, 2021 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 22 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Anti-Nimzo-Indian (E10) 0-1 blitz; wrong score?
Quinteros vs Tal, 1987 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 21 moves, 0-1

Bogo-Indian Defense: Grünfeld Var (E11) 1-0 18.?
So vs E Moradiabadi, 2014 
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

QID. Kasparov-Petrosian Var Romanishin Attk (E12) 0-1Sham Q sac
M Cebalo vs Anand, 2003 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 23 moves, 0-1

QID. Fianchetto. Nimzowitsch Var Quiet Line (E15) 0-1open centr
Fier vs N Dzagnidze, 2012 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 24 moves, 0-1

QID. Fianchetto. Nimzowitsch Var (E15) 0-1 Q caught in jungle
Nakamura vs Carlsen, 2016 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 22 moves, 0-1

Disconnect? It happens to Fredthebear. E20 1-0 20
D Barrish vs Ivanchuk, 2020 
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 20 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Kmoch Variation (E20) 0-1 Thunderbolt!
R Saeidi vs A Roghani, 2001
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 11 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Kmoch Variation (E20) · 0-1
C Boor vs E Perelshteyn, 2006 
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 19 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Saemisch. O'Kelly Variation (E26) · 1-0
V Yermishin vs L Lao, 2006 
(E26) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 19 moves, 1-0

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

NID: Classical Var (E32) 0-1 online blitz Q trap
NN vs F Rhine, 2021 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 14 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Classical. Berlin Var (E38) 1-0
Dorfman vs Tal, 1992 
(E38) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5, 25 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Def. Classical. Berlin Var (E38) 0-1Counterattack
S Gichurkin vs K Petrosian, 2006
(E38) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5, 11 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Classical. Berlin Var (E38) 1-0video link
B Finegold vs Gelfand, 1989 
(E38) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5, 25 moves, 1-0

NID. Huebner. Rubinstein Var (E42) 1-0
A Simutowe vs G Nsubuga, 2001 
(E42) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein), 24 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal. Bishop Attack (E47) 0-1 N trap
Henley vs R Gunawan, 1982 
(E47) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3, 24 moves, 1-0

NID: Normal. Gligoric System Exchange (E54) 1-0 Rob the pin
K Sajjadi vs K Downey, 2015
(E54) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, 22 moves, 1-0

KID. Averbakh Variation. Modern Def (E73) 1-0 blitz
A Korobov vs Kasparov, 2021
(E73) King's Indian, 17 moves, 1-0

KID. Saemisch Variation. Normal Defense (E81) 0-1
E Rassokhina vs Z Severiukhina, 2012 
(E81) King's Indian, Samisch, 25 moves, 0-1

Modern Defense: Norwegian Def (B06) 1-0 Bxf7+, Ng5+, Qh5+
J Canal Oliveras vs L Bergez, 2012
(B06) Robatsch, 22 moves, 1-0

J Canal Oliveras vs M Munoz Pantoja, 2012
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 22 moves, 0-1

T Gareyev vs A Smirnov, 2019
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 22 moves, 1-0

A Maltsevskaya vs T Gareyev, 2019
(A04) Reti Opening, 21 moves, 0-1

T Gareyev vs S Vokhidov, 2019
(A22) English, 24 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

Russian Game: Three Knights Game (C42) 1-0 Olympiad
P Maina vs Vitumbiko Gondwe, 2010
(C42) Petrov Defense, 21 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Modern Var (B50) 0-1 Ns in-house are a red flag
Vitumbiko Gondwe vs A Mucha, 2010
(B50) Sicilian, 21 moves, 0-1

Philidor Defense: Exchange Var (C41) · 1-0
M Rodriguez Arrieta vs Vitumbiko Gondwe, 2014 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: Bg4 (B07) 0-1 Qless MG, Rook+ Skewer
Vitumbiko Gondwe vs A Alrasheed, 2014 
(B07) Pirc, 25 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Scotch Gambit (C44) 1-0 Scholar's Mate plus 1+
J N February vs Vitumbiko Gondwe, 2016 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 8 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def: Accelerated Move Order (D31) 1-0 23.?
T Oyunbaatar vs I Chahrani, 2008 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Najdorf. Adams Attack (B90) 1-0 Four Square Ns
D Paravyan vs A Korobov, 2021 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: Schlechter Var (D15) 1-0 16.?
E Atalik vs J Tilenbaeva, 2006 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 24 moves, 1-0

P-Q4: Dresden Opening (C44) 0-1 Olga is a kit shicker
G Sukhu vs O Sabirova, 2004 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Def: Janowski Var. Main Line (A53) 0-1 K Walk??
Wojtkiewicz vs Shabalov, 1994 
(A53) Old Indian, 13 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: West Indian Def (E61) 1-0 h-pawn lever
K Alekseenko vs M Ragger, 2021 
(E61) King's Indian, 20 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: Classical. Quiet System (B08) 1-0
N Friedrich vs M Mascheroni, 2001
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Early dev (B62) 1-0 18.?
Stefansson vs Piket, 1998 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 18 moves, 1-0

Volume 49 Chess Informant Golden Games
Geller vs Dreev, 1990 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 1-0

QGD. Semi-Tarrasch Def. Pillsbury Var (D41) 1-0 Rh3 lift, Bxh6
Carlsen vs Duda, 2021 
(D41) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 18 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

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Archangelsk Var (C78) 1-0 2 en prise
Burke vs D Grasso, 2021
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 17 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Queen Pawn Def / Reti Gambit (A06) 0-1
Bruzon Batista vs Sevian, 2021 
(A06) Reti Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) 0-1 Underpromotion N+
D Menikos vs M Wiedenkeller, 2013 
(C01) French, Exchange, 24 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Rosentreter Gambit / Miami Variation (C50) 1-0
A Chumpitaz vs Y Miranda Llanes, 2020 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 20 moves, 1-0

English vs Anglo-Indian Def. Flohr-Mikenas-Carls Var (A19) 0-1
J Wanjiru Wambugu vs G Sukhu, 2006 
(A19) English, Mikenas-Carls, Sicilian Variation, 21 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Wormald Attack (C77) 1-0 blitz
B Munguntuul vs G Tokhirjonova, 2017
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 20 moves, 1-0

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