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Carl Schlechter vs Jacques Mieses
Prague (1908), Prague AUH, rd 8, May-27
Scandinavian Defense: Main Lines (B01)  ·  1-0



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  Chessical: Schlechter said that his game against Mieses was his best during this tournament.

9...Qxb2 10.0-0 (Schlechter) 10...e6 11.Rb1 Qa3 12.Ne5 with some advantage) 27...Rxc2?! 28.Nc5+ Kb8 29.Rfa1 bxc5 30.Ra8+! Kb7 31.Rxh8 winning

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  Phony Benoni: 28.Nd8+ is such a pretty move!

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28...Kxd8 29.Ra8+;
28...Kd6 29.Nxf7+;
28...Kb8 29.Nc6+ Kc8 30,Ra8+;
28...Kc8 29.Nxf7 Rf8 30.Nd6+ Kb8 31.Nxb5, protecting the rook on a7!

Your computers might say that 28.Nc5+ was a better move, but I'm glad Schlecther played this one.

Aug-12-15  Mr. V: It is quite amazing

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