Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Michael Fallone vs Christian Poulsen
Moscow Olympiad qual-2 (1956), Moscow URS, rd 3, Sep-03
Italian Game: Giuoco Pianissimo. Normal (C50)  ·  0-1



Get this game explained with Decode Chess
explore this opening
find similar games 108 more games of C Poulsen
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You should register a free account to activate some of'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.

Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  tpstar: nik_goya-tpstar0 (Yahoo 5/24/04): 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. a3 a6 6. Nc3 d6 7. Be3 Qe7!? 8. Bxc5 dxc5 9. h3 Nd4 10. Nh2!? Be6 11. Nd5 Bxd5 12. exd5 b5 13. Ba2 Rd8 14. c3 Nf5 15. c4 0-0 16. 0-0 Nd4 17. Nf3 c6 18. Re1 Nxf3+ 19. Qxf3 cd 20. cd Qd6 21. Rac1 Nxd5 22. Qg3!? (22. Bxd5 Qxd5 23. Qe3) Nf4 23. Rcd1 Qd4 24. Rd2 Rd6 25. Qf3 Rg6 (25 ... Nxd3 26. Red1 c4 27. Bb1 e4) 26. g3 Nxh3+ 27. Kg2 Ng5 28. Qf5 e4 29. Ree2 ed 30. Rxd3 Qf6 31. Qxf6 Rxf6 32. Rd5 Ne6 33. Rd6? Nf4+ 34. Kf1 Rxd6 35. Re1? Ne6 and Black won (0-1).
Premium Chessgames Member
  tpstar: leonaso27-tpstar0 (Yahoo 6/14/04): 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. a3 a6 6. Bg5 h6 7. Bh4 d6 8. h3 Ne7 9. Nc3 g5 10. Bg3 Ng6 11. Qd2 Qe7 12. b4 Ba7 13. Nd5 Nxd5 14. Bxd5 c6 15. Bb3 Nf4 16. Bxf4 gxf4 17. g3?! fg 18. fg Qf6 19. Qe2 (19. Qg2) Rg8 20. g4 Qf4! 21. Rd1 h5 22. gh Rg3 23. Rf1 Rxh3 24. a4 (24. Bxf7+!? Kd8) Qg3+ 25. Kd2 Bg4 26. Kc1 (26. h6 Rxh6) Bxf3 and Black won (0-1).

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.
  8. Do not degrade Chessgames or any of it's staff/volunteers.

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, 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 Collection[what is this?]
5. a3 a6 6. Bg5
from tpstar GP by bgitw

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