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John Washington Baird vs Ehrhardt Post
Barmen Meisterturnier B (1905), Barmen GER, rd 9, Aug-23
Spanish Game: Closed. Martinez Variation (C78)  ·  0-1



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Oct-30-06  amtr: 1f 75.Kh3 the pawn would promote and if 75.Kh1 g2#
Oct-30-06  Bob726: <amtr> Notice that 75. Kh1 g2 would not be mate because white could play 76. Kh2 but then Black can mate in two with g1=Q+ 77. Kh3 Qg3#
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White played 62 Rg6 essentially giving his opponent a “free move”.

Better was 62 Kc4 straight away, preventing Nd4+. After 62..Ng1 63 h4! gxh4 64 Re6+ Kf3 (64..Kf5 65 Rh6! =) 65 Rh6 h3 66 Kd3 Black cannot win.

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