chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Daniel Abraham Yanofsky vs Albert Pinkus
Ventnor City (1942), Ventnor City, NJ USA, rd 7, Jun-25
Queen's Gambit Declined: Orthodox Defense. Rubinstein Variation (D61)  ·  1-0

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Click Here to play Guess-the-Move
Given 18 times; par: 122 [what's this?]

Get this game explained with Decode Chess
explore this opening
find similar games 490 more games of Yanofsky
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Some people don't like to know the result of the game in advance. This can be done by registering a free account then visiting your preferences page, then checking "Don't show game results".

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
Dec-17-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Phony Benoni: <This ending caused this game to be awarded the best game prize.>--Yanofsky, "Chess the hard way".
Feb-04-07  morphyvsfischer: Great bishop ending. Black needs to keep the knights on, thus 40...Ne6? deserves to be punished.

43...Bd7 44 g3 Be8 45 Bb5! Bf7 46 Ka5 Kc7 47 Ka6 Kb8 48 a5 g5 49 f4 h6 50 Ba4 Be6 51 Be8! will soon win the d5 pawn after Kb5-c5 and Ba4-b3. Absolute bucketload of zugzwangs in this game, as the black bishop loves the 'pivot point' d7.

May-03-20  andrea volponi: 42...Bf5-Ka5 Kc7-Ka6 Kb8-Be2 Bd7=

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?]
3) Bishop Endings
from The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames by K9Empress
Game 46
from 50 Essential Chess Lessons by MSteen
Game 46
from 50 Essential Chess Lessons by howardb86
Game 8 in 'The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames' by Stephen Giddins
from Published Games by Year and Unconfirmed Source 5 by fredthebear
3) Bishop Endings
from The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames by brucemubayiwa
Game 46 in Steve Giddins' 50 Essential Chess Lessons
from P-Q4 Attax by fredthebear
Good Bishop vs Bad Bishop
from Instructive Endgames by Rio Mike
3) Bishop Endings
from endgame:The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames by Baby Hawk
Game 8
from Greatest Endgames (Giddins) by Sergio0106
Endgame Themes
by KingG
June / July, p. 133 [Game 60 / 1774]
from Chess Review 1942 by Phony Benoni
Game 46
from 50 Essential Chess Lessons by Ercan
Yanofsky Chess the Hard Way
by samsloan
Game 8
from Greatest Endgames (Giddins) by Qindarka
B + PP vs B= + PP: good B vs bad B.
from Endgame themes. by Dr. Siggy
Good Bishop vs Bad Bishop
from Instructive Endgames by Miguel Medina
July / August p. 51 [Game 71 / 6914]
from American Chess Bulletin 1942 by Phony Benoni
Steve Giddins' 50 Essential Chess Lessons
by Cannon Fodder

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