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NN vs Mikhail Chigorin
St. Petersburg (1875), St. Petersburg RUE
King's Gambit: Accepted. Salvio Gambit (C37)  ·  0-1

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Jan-27-03
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  Honza Cervenka: Very nice game with a beautiful final.
Feb-09-05
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  nasmichael: Valiant and tragic effort by white to make good on the gambit.
Mar-29-05  Whitehat1963: Beautiful game. Capablanca said chess is art produced by two people. The ending is definitely a work of art.
Feb-04-08  firebird: An elegant mate so characteristic of the great Russian master.
Dec-21-08  java77: a tamponade for real..
Jul-09-10  wordfunph: NN - Chigorin


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beautiful 3-mover after 25.Bd1, truly a work of art!

Sep-13-14
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  GrahamClayton: A beautiful variation of the epaulette mate.
Feb-14-15  DanielHoseano: What a great attack by Chigorin!!!
Apr-08-15  zanno: 25...Rg3+ my favorite combination!

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