chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Robert James Fischer vs Denis Allan
Clock simul, 10b (1964) (exhibition), Montreal CAN, Feb-24
Italian Game: Two Knights Defense. Fritz Variation (C57)  ·  1-0

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Get this game explained with Decode Chess
explore this opening
find similar games 1,098 more games of Fischer
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Premium members can suggest a game for Guess-the-Move with the Guess-the-Move Suggestion Queue.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.
PREMIUM MEMBERS CAN REQUEST COMPUTER ANALYSIS [more info]

Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-08-04  WMD: This game features in Donaldson's A Legend on the Road. Bobby himself had annotated the game in the Spring 1964 issue of the American Chess Quarterly.

On Black's 13...Nf4, Fischer comments: 'Brilliant! Beautiful! The only trouble is that it loses! With 13...Bxh2+!! Black could have pulled off a neat win."

After 14.Kxh2 (14.Kh1 Bf4) 14...Nf4 15.Bxf4 Qh4+ 16.Kg1 Bxe4 17.dxe4 Qxf4 with a winning material advantage.

Sep-08-04  Lawrence: <Junior 8> says that Bobby didn't take into account the possibility of 17.Bg3 Qh5 18.dxe4 Qxb5 19.Nc3 eval -0.04
Sep-08-04  WMD: I looked at this myself and Fritz gives Black a +0.7 advantage after 19...Qxb2 20.Rfc1. Such are the vagaries of computer evaluations. More importantly I suspect this is a technically won position for Black.
Sep-08-04  Giancarlo: NN has lost to all the best players. Doesn't he get sick of losing? :-) Personally if I were him I would quit...hahaha
Sep-08-04  Nomen Nescio: Never.
Sep-09-04  IT4LICO: Look at Robert James Fischer vs Burger San Francisco 1963 Fischer vs Burger, 1963

Did not Fisher learn by error?:)

Sep-09-04  Giancarlo: Ya, Fischer learned, but NN never did :-)
Aug-28-05  sneaky pete: But he did! NN changed his name to Denis Allan and represented Canada in one of the 1987 interzonals.
Dec-25-06  Rubenus: <Giancarlo> Mr. Nomen Nescio never played Euwe or Spassky, they were both world champions.
Sep-02-10  TheFocus: Allan reported that he had lost the score-sheet and was surprised to see the game in a book about Fischer, albeit with him named as “N.N.” This game also appeared with Fischer’s notes in <American Chess Quarterly>, Spring 1964. In <Bobby Fischer Uncensored> by David DeLucia, 2009, is a photograph of the score-sheet. The actual score-sheet was found in Fischer’s possessions after his death. The photo is on page 83.
Nov-29-14  TheFocus: From a clock simul in Montreal, Canada on February 24, 1964.

Fischer scored +10=0-0.

Dec-23-18  DonChalce: Fischeresque!
Dec-23-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Looks like they're packing up, in Allan Town.

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.

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 Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

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

<This page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
RedHawk's favorite games
by RedHawk
February 24: +10=0-0 -Montreal clock simul
from 021Club for ECO A, D, E by fredthebear
Two Knights Defense. Fritz Variation
from FISCHER GAMES by gambitfan
mbofana's greatest games
by mbofana
February 24: +10=0-0 -Montreal clock simul
from 021Club for ECO B, C by fredthebear
February 24: +10=0-0 -Montreal clock simul
from 1964 Fischer simul exhibition tour by gauer
FRITZ VARIATION
by gambitfan
2- 2n
by classicalwin2
Montreal, CAN (+10 -0 =0) 24.02.1964
from A Legend on the Road (I) by MissScarlett

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 2001-2021, Chessgames Services LLC