chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Anatoly Karpov vs Vlastimil Hort
Nice Olympiad Final-A (1974), Nice FRA, rd 2, Jun-16
Pirc Defense: Classical Variation. Quiet System Czech Defense (B08)  ·  1-0

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 24 more Karpov/Hort games
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]

A COMPUTER ANNOTATED SCORE OF THIS GAME IS AVAILABLE.  [CLICK HERE]

Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-06-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  Honza Cervenka: After 31...Rxa4 white could have gained strong attack, for example 32.Qf4 gxh5 (forced by threat 33.h6+ Kg8 34.Rxd4! ) 33.Qg5+ Kh8 (33...Kf8 34.Rxd4! cxd4 35.Bxe6 ) 34.Bxh5 Rxc4 35.Rd3 or 32.Rb1 (threatening Rb7) 32...Qc6 33.Qf4 Qc7 34.hxg6 hxg6 35.Qg5 Kf7 (35...Rxc4 36.Bh5 ) 36.Rc1 preparing Rc3. Nevertheless, I think that bad position with a plus Pawn is better than bad position with equal material and that 31...Rxa4 would have been better than the text move.
Feb-13-14  Poisonpawns: Was the blunder 38..Qd3?? a result of a time scramble? Black was in trouble anyway, but that move accelerated things a bit, and Hot kept playing on,possibly out of frustration. I think Black is fine after 31..Rb8, it is the follow up 32..gxh5? that is suspect.The King is not safe after this. Better is 32..Qc8 with the idea of bringing the Queen to f8 to keep a look over the Kingside.Place the Rook on B3 and the Knight on d4 is a monster. Whites atack will not work.The game is =

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: CLASSICAL. 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?]
Q: R+N
from 52c_Middlegames_2 minor pieces for a Queen by Jaredfchess
How Karpov Wins 2nd Edition
by SantGG
My first saved game.
by angle605
Q: R+N
from 52c_Middlegames_2 minor pieces for a Queen by whiteshark
How Karpov Wins 2nd Edition
by BntLarsen
How Karpov Wins 2nd Edition
by Richard2200
Q: R+N
from Middlegame: 2 minor pieces for a Queen by Baby Hawk
Instructional Remedies Vs. Pirc & Petrov Defense
by southpawjinx

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