chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Charles Wreford Brown vs Gibbs
London (1918), London ENG
Italian Game: Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55)  ·  1-0

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Get this game explained with Decode Chess
explore this opening
find similar games 14 more games of C W Brown
sac: 14.Nxe5 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
Jul-12-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheAlchemist: Only B Kazic vs B Vukovic, 1940 has been praised so far, but here's the (probable) original, if only slightly different, but with the same motif.
Jul-12-05  fgh: I remember seeing this game in one book on tactics. It's a very nice combination, in my opinion.
Feb-23-06  Mating Net: I just discovered this game, and what a find! After 13...Ne5 White realizes that Black has a stalemated King. All he has to do is give check on f6 and it's 1-0, LOL. White orchestrates a Knight double team on f6, via a Queen sac that is a thing of beauty. Well done.
Apr-25-06  dakgootje: Nice game, but why not Be6?
Jan-05-07  WarmasterKron: <dakgootje> Nowadays, 8...Be6 is the standard move and certainly much less risky for Black. However, ...Kf8!? is by no means losing, but requires care.

There seem to be numerous inaccuracies here, according to CN. 4793, including move order and the name of the White player.

Sep-13-07  Ryan Razo: 12... ♗f8 would have been better.

Also, Fred Reinfeld gave 14 ♘xe5 and 15 ♘d7 three exclamation marks.

<WarmasterKron> <There seem to be numerous inaccuracies here...including move order...> Indeed. One book (Fred Reinfeld's <How to Win Chess Games Quickly>) has it as: 1 e4 e5 2 ♘f3 ♘f6 3 ♗c4 ♗c5 4 O-O ♘f6 5 d4 exd4 6 e5 and so on...

Sep-17-09  WhiteRook48: Black is immediately lost after 14 Nxe5
May-27-13  My Face: 14...Be6 is met by 15.Qg4+! Bxg4 16.Nxg4 followed by mate at f6

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?]
Italian, Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 8.Re1+ Kf8
from Hammer the 6th Rank (Black hits 3rd Rank) III by fredthebear
Italian, Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 8.Re1+ Kf8
from Kolty Compare Don't Stare at Fredthebear by fredthebear
17 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection III by wwall
Italian, Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 8.Re1+ Kf8
from Kolty's Single, Double, & TRIPLE KP Attack by A1Rajjpuut
Italian, Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 8.Re1+ Kf8
from Leearn Checkmates on the 3rd/6th Outer File by Patca63
It's better to Gibbs than to receive
from How to Win Chess Games Quickly by Fred Reinfeld by Ryan Razo
Deja vu for Kazic vs Vukovic, 1940
from Web of Deceit by sevenseaman
Same As Above, Well, Almost
from Brilliancies By "Unknowns" by Miguel Medina
17 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection III by 3sun3moon
Bg5...Nc3-Bg4 Ne4
from Game collection: ML by MEISTERBRAU
17 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection III by Okavango
Max Lange, King Line, Queen Sac
from Openings for White: Italian Game by swr
Deja vu for Kazic vs Vukovic, 1940
from Web of Deceit by trh6upsz
Brilliant Miniatures
by KingG

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