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Wilhelm Steinitz vs Bernhard Fleissig
Vienna (1882), Vienna AUH, rd 7, May-17
French Defense: Steinitz Attack (C00)  ·  1-0



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Jun-11-05  MarioBalibrera: I think if I were playing this game, I would have gone ahead and played Bxh6 on move 24. Two pawns for the bishop with mating prospects.
Oct-11-06  bernardchinshin: MarioBalibrera

I calcuated so far.

24.Bxh6 gxh6 25.Qxh6 Nf5
what then?

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  playground player: All right, I give up--why did Steinitz's opponent resign?
Jul-13-08  crafty: 39. ... f4 40. ♘d6 ♕h5 41. ♗f2 ♖b8 42. ♕a3   (eval 5.57; depth 17 ply; 1000M nodes)
Aug-07-18  RookFile: Black's a8 bishop was an awful piece throughout.

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