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Gustav Neumann vs Adolf Anderssen
Berlin (1864), Berlin GER
Spanish Game: Berlin Defense (C65)  ·  0-1

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Nov-18-04  sourcerer: sac sac sac sac
Oct-23-07
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  hesyrett: I find this game more impressive than Anderssen's so-called "Immortal Game", which was highly speculative.  His tactics here are rock-solid, fully justifying his sac of the P on c6.  11...Qb5 is especially nice, coming just when you expect him to move his QB.  Anderssen saw that, two moves later, White's KR would be guarded only by his K, which could be deflected by ...Bxh2+.
Dec-17-09  heuristic: mo' better moves:

11.Nb4 Bg4 12.Qd2 Qb5 13.Re1 Qh5

13.f3 exf3 14.gxf3 Bh3 15.Rf2 Qh5

15.Qg5 h6 16.N1d2 Qxc1 17.Qxg7+ Kxg7 18.Rxc1

May-04-12  LoveThatJoker: Guess-the-Move Final Score:

G Neumann vs Anderssen, 1864.
YOU ARE PLAYING THE ROLE OF ANDERSSEN.
Your score: 28 (par = 18)

LTJ

Aug-06-14  SpiritedReposte: 15. ...Bf3! Didn't see that coming.

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