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James Mason vs Johannes Zukertort
Vienna (1882), Vienna AUH, rd 30, Jun-16
Four Knights Game: Spanish. Symmetrical Variation (C49)  ·  1/2-1/2



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  Honza Cervenka: White had blown up a clearly won game here. Why not 53.Rh3?
Dec-18-18  Straclonoor: White could win early in the game

Analysis by Stockfish 091218 64 POPCNT:

1. +- (2.97): 24.Qh8+ Kf7 25.Qh7+ Kf8 26.cxb6 Qxb6 27.Rec1 Qf6 28.Qxh6+ Kf7 29.Rxc7+ Re7 30.Rxe7+ Qxe7 31.gxf3 Bxf3 32.bxa5 Qf6 33.Re1 Re8 34.Rxe8 Kxe8 35.Qe3+ Kd8 36.a6 Kc7 37.Ne2 Bxe2 38.Qxe2 Kb6 39.Kg2 Ka7 40.Qc4 Qg5+ 41.Kf1 Qf6 42.h4 Qxa6 43.Qxa6+ Kxa6 44.Kg2 Kb5

2. +- (2.47): 24.cxb6 Kg8 25.bxa5 cxb6 26.Qb3+ Kg7 27.Rxe8 Rxe8 28.gxf3 bxa5 29.Ne4 Rxe4 30.fxe4 Qxe4 31.Qc3+ Kg8 32.f3 Qxf3 33.Qxf3 Bxf3 34.Kf2 Bd5 35.Rd1 Bc6 36.Rc1 Be8 37.Rc7 a4 38.Ra7 g5 39.Ke3 Bc6 40.Ra6 Be8 41.Rxh6 Kg7 42.Ra6 Kf7 43.Kf2

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