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Joseph Henry Blackburne vs James Mason
Nuremberg (1883), Nuremberg GER, rd 11, Jul-23
Spanish Game: Berlin Defense (C65)  ·  0-1

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Sep-10-07  percyblakeney: Blackburne blundered away the draw by not just playing 56. gxh6 e.p. and then locking it all up with g4 after that. Black's 59th is still a pretty little trick. 60. Kxh4 Rg2 and white must move the bishop and drop the b-pawn.
Nov-17-13  sneaky pete: The Case of The Stuttering Bishop.

First we see an outside Bishop after 49... Qe6


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then an inside Bishop after 53.Bc3 ..


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that should have given white the draw.

After 50.Bc7 .. black missed 50... h6


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51.Qe5 Qxe5 52.Bxe5 Rb7 winning (Schallopp).

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