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Anthony Saidy vs Robert James Fischer
"What's Up, Doc?" (game of the day Mar-21-2011)
USA-ch (1965), New York, NY USA, rd 7, Dec-22
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal. Bronstein (Byrne) Variation (E45)  ·  0-1



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Anthony Saidy vs Robert James Fischer (1965) What's Up, Doc?

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Mar-21-11  hottyboy90: Fischer is way better than Kramnik ever was in my opinion although I am sure there are going to be people who dispute this!
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  chrisowen: <WhiteRook48> Dano shut reverted fufking RJF 0 1 he a go tell it lean baggar
Mar-22-11  selfmate: <Once:...An excellent example of an advantage in space, time and position outweighing a <disadvantage in material>. Great stuff.>

In the position you gave, it's black's move and he is immediately going to win another pawn - so material is actually even by the old 9-5-3-3-1 evaluation criterion. And, by the new Kaufman criterion (9.75-5-3.25-3.25-1), black has a slight material plus.

So it seems more accurate just to say black has a crushing positional advantage.

Mar-22-11  hottyboy90: Why is it that <chrisowen>'s comments never make sense?
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  TheFocus: <hottyboy90>< Why is it that <chrisowen>'s comments never make sense?>

That is the reason I put him on Ignore.

Mar-22-11  fab4: <chrisowen> is too funny and too vital to put on ignore.
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  TheFocus: It was boring to try and read that inane twaddle.
Mar-22-11  Damianx: Big Fisher fan but i think 13 Qg4 gives Black massive problems am i wrong wouldn,t be the first time
Mar-23-11  hottyboy90: <Damianx> Can black not then play 13... Kh8 without any problems?
Mar-23-11  fab4: <Damianx> as <hottyboy90> pointed out.. Kh8 and black is fine.. f5 was also an option for black in response .
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  chrisowen: A man walk in doctor office. He got a carrot up the honker, a courgette in left ear and a banana in right ear.

“What the matter with me doctor?”

Doctor reply “Your not eating properly"

Frogmarching king Jeremiaz F3 of <fab4> <hottyboy90> g4 g3 <TheFocus> it gun book annal lament defeat auto ban.

Mar-23-11  fab4: <chrisowen> Who's your doctor?
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  chrisowen: <fab4> Alli Lama nite cleric he go take two le tablet two time a day was it Sri Bone (19+) Piel next I dont know?
Mar-24-11  Damianx: if kH8 bxP 15Qh5 16Ne4 wins back the piece and Black looks sick
Mar-24-11  Damianx: or BxP NH5
Mar-24-11  Damianx: Sorry t Nh5 don,t work
Mar-24-11  Damianx: yep your correct ps how do i know whats already been pointed out if its not on the page i,m seeing i,m clever but reading pages i can,t see is beyond me
Mar-24-11  hottyboy90: <damianx> earlier kibitzing or type in page number directly under comments??
Jul-26-12  Poisonpawns: I did not just see this game for the first time.
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  thegoodanarchist: If anyone is wondering about the pun, as I was, look no further than the Saidy bio:

<Anthony Fred Saidy was born in Los Angeles. From 1963 to 1965 he was a doctor with the US Peace Corps in Jamaica>

Sep-09-15  4tmac: 11 h4 was the ticket. 15 ... ♞ x ♙ ... sweet ...
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  thegoodanarchist: <TheFocus: It was boring to try and read that inane twaddle.>

Besides inane, what other kinds of twaddle are there?

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  keypusher: <thegoodanarchist: <TheFocus: It was boring to try and read that inane twaddle.> Besides inane, what other kinds of twaddle are there?>

Silly, foolish, stupid, fatuous, idiotic, ridiculous, ludicrous, absurd, senseless, asinine, frivolous, vapid...

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  perfidious: There are, regrettably, too many: pity the one adjective noted by <tga> is but one of many in this regard.
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  keypusher: By the way, this is an amazing combination, especially because at the end of it (as in the even more amazing Fischer vs S Schweber, 1970) Fischer is in an exchange-down ending at the end of it. But he's forseen that the opposing rooks are not going to be able to get coordinated.

In a way, it's too bad that I (and probably most of us, the Americans anyway) saw Fischer's famous combinations when we were beginners, and couldn't fully appreciate them.

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