chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Boris Spassky vs Miguel Illescas Cordoba
Linares (1990), Linares ESP, rd 7, Feb-25
Budapest Defense: Adler Variation (A52)  ·  1-0

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 2 more Spassky/Illescas Cordoba games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You should register a free account to activate some of Chessgames.com's coolest and most powerful features.

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
Jul-20-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  nasmichael: What started out as strong counterplay by black turned into a queenhunt, and some minor retractions by black and a possibly unnecessary castling let white back into the game. The tactic set up by black would have been a nice discovered attack otherwise. Does anyone know of a game similar to this that produced a more desired result for black?
Jul-09-08  Everett: When was black better in this game? White was attacking black's K-side most of the time.
Jul-09-08  paul1959: Probably not a great idea to play this line against Spassky.
Jul-25-08  Buddy Revell: According to Viktor Moskalenko, in the book "The Fabulous Budapest Gambit", 2007, "(...) The right defence was the blockade idea 13...g6! 14.Qh6 f5 and White has difficulties to develop his initiative on the kingside."
May-23-10  elohah: Move 8 (Black's) the Ghost.

There is a spector haunting the Budapest...

Jun-02-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  DanQuigley: Black's batting .500 (W3-L3-D3) with 11...Ng6 rather than 11...Nc6.

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?]
359
from Boris Spassky's 400 Selected Games by JoseTigranTalFischer
"Bc3 if Qe7 or Qe6 Bxg7+ or if Qd8 Rxg7"
from Spassky The Legend by CharlieLuciano
The Maroczy Attack - Game 90
from The Fabulous Budapest Gambit by Buddy Revell
359
from Boris Spassky's 400 Selected Games by webbing1947
Boris Spassky's Best Games
by skisuitof12
359
from Boris Spassky's 400 Selected Games by jakaiden
Round Seven, Game #42
from Linares 1990 by suenteus po 147
Boris Spassky's Best Games
by KingG
359
from Boris Spassky's 400 Selected Games by Retarf
Boris Spassky's Best Games
by brucemubayiwa
359
from Boris Spassky's 400 Selected Games by Incremental
The Maroczy Attack - Game 90
from The Fabulous Budapest Gambit by Pyrandus
Boris Spassky's Best Games
by alip
Boris Spassky's Best Games
by hakkepof
"Bc3 if Qe7 or Qe6 Bxg7+ or if Qd8 Rxg7"
from Spassky The Legend by SantGG
Linares 1990
by Tabanus
I came to play! : Nasmichael's Favorites.
by nasmichael

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