Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Adolf Anderssen vs Lionel Kieseritzky
It London (1851)
Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Stone-Ware Variation (C51)  ·  1-0



Annotations by Stockfish (Computer).      [28740 more games annotated by Stockfish]

explore this opening
find similar games 14 more Anderssen/Kieseritzky games
sac: 35.Bxe3 PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can step through the moves by clicking the < and > buttons, but it's much easier to simply use the left and right arrow keys on your keyboard.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.


Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  Honza Cervenka: 34...d5 was a grievous mistake. 34...Rf7 was necessary.

Kieseritsky's idea to drop a piece for destroying white's pawn center was not bad but he should have sacrificed a Knight instead of Bishop. For example, 9...Nxe5 10.dxe5 Bxe5 11.Ba3 d6 12.Qd3 h3 13.Nf3 Re8 14.0-0 (14.Nxe5? Rxe5+ 15.Kf1 Ng4 16.Nd2 Ne3+ 17.Kg1 Rg5 18.g3 Bf5 ) 14...Ng4 15.Nbd2 Bf6 16.Rfe1 Ne3 17.Bb3 Bf5

Apr-09-09  Rodo24: lol, I was looking for the "immortal game" but this one is good too.
Jul-04-09  heuristic: mo' better moves:

28...Qc1+ 29.Rf1 Qxc6 30.Rxe4 fxe4 31.Re1

34...Rf7 35.g4 fxg3 36.Rxf7 Qxf7 37.Qxf7+

Dec-07-10  Xeroxx: see also the notes to: Bird vs Pillsbury, 1895

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.
  8. Do not degrade Chessgames or any of it's staff/volunteers.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.

NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific game only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

This game is type: CLASSICAL. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
greatest chess games
by maheshml
from Chess gives joy and insight ......... by arielbekarov
Binshkeerfortt's Favorite Games
by binshkeerfortt
from Grega's 3d coll by Grega
24 Cc6! The Strategical Anderssen
from pre-Steinitz Era1:1861 or before by Antiochus
Anderssen (London 1851)
from osantacr's favorite games by osantacr
from attack_1900 by heuristic
Bd6 d4
from Game collection: EVA by MEISTERBRAU
Evans Gambit. Stone-Ware Var (C51) 1-0 P forks Royalty
from Capn's Crunch Munched by Fredthebear by fredthebear
OIN Evans Gambit Stone-Ware Variation
from mughug's favorite games by mughug
pawn fork to win it- stone ware variation
from Scotch and Evans Gambit Study by fispok
Evans Gambit. Stone-Ware Var (C51) 1-0 P forks Royalty
from Anderssen - Blackburne - Charousek - Fredthebear by fredthebear
by ovhounde
Evans Gambit. Stone-Ware Var (C51) 1-0 P forks Royalty
from yPawns Slashing, Dashing, or Snatching by trh6upsz
Evans Gambit. Stone-Ware Var (C51) 1-0 P forks Royalty
from Ng5 is a castle playground of Fredthebear by mneuwirth
pawn fork to win it- stone ware variation
from Scotch and Evans Gambit Study by Patca63

Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | Profile | Preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | New Kibitzing | Chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | Privacy Notice | Contact Us

Copyright 2001-2023, Chessgames Services LLC