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Carl Schlechter vs Paul Saladin Leonhardt
Bad Pistyan (1912), Pistyan (Piestany) AUH, rd 1, May-20
Bishop's Opening: Vienna Hybrid (C28)  ·  1-0



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  Gypsy: <29.Qc1 Nh5(?) 30.Qd2 Rf4??>

What was Leonhardt thinking!? After the obvious


Black pawn-chains collapse as if built like a house of cards. The ambush theme is so obvious, and long-standing, that it is rather hard to even claim that Schlechter was trapping Black.

Dec-03-15  whiteshark: <It is always dangerous when your king and the opponent's queen are on the same line.>

-- Tarrasch

Dec-03-15  john barleycorn: <whiteshark: <It is always dangerous when your king and the opponent's queen are on the same line.>>

Especially when there is nothing between them.

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