chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
NN vs Leo Lowy
Vienna (1905), Vienna AUH, Feb-18
Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit. Main Line (C29)  ·  0-1

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 1,073 more games of NN
sac: 16...Qh4+ PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can get computer analysis by clicking the "ENGINE" button below the game.

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
Sep-19-03
Premium Chessgames Member
  Honza Cervenka: 15...Qh4+ 16.Kg1 Rxf3 works too. After 17.Qxf3 Qe1+ 18.Qf1 Bh2+ black wins the Queen. The same thing could have happened in the game after 16.Qxf3 (16.gxf3 Qh4+ )
Sep-19-03  Hoozits: I was thinking an immediate Qh4 does fine as well (although perhaps not as well as the text). Nxh4 means mate with Rxf1 and Kg1 is met with Bh2+, winning the queen.
Sep-19-03  myratingstinks: Hoozits, I thought the same thing initially. Your line assumes that white will not move kh1 after bh2+ kh1. If I was white I would cling to my queen because of my material advantage. Thats just me though.
Sep-19-03
Premium Chessgames Member
  Sneaky: Does 15...Qh4+ really win the queen? 15...Qh4+ 16.Kg1 Bh2+ 17.Kh1 and now what does Black have, other than ...Rxf3 ?

You don't have to play it on the 15th move, but Spotting ...Rxf3! is the key to this problem.

Jul-15-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  wwall: I think this person is Leopold Loewy, Jr., playing Mr. J.K. Wiener Schachzeitung, 1906, p.33 identifies him as Leo Lwy II, which I assume is Leopold Loewy, Junior. His opponent was identified as J.K. The game was played on Feb 18, 1905.

13.h3 looks like the losing move. White had to play 13.Qe2 to prevent Black from playing ...Ba6, and if the white rook on f1 moves, then ...Nf2+, forking queen and king.

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?]
Tactics - 3
by Jaredfchess
Vienna Gambit. Main Line (C29) 0-1 Fabulous Black sac attack!!
from BW P-K4 0-1 Defrosted by Fredthebear by fredthebear
Black Wins!!
by Plastic Man
Vienna Gambit. Main Line (C29) 0-1 Fabulous Black sac attack!!
from KP Miniatures - Save for Fredthebear by fredthebear
Tactics - 3
by obrit
The Queen sac +Deflection=Mate....
from Collections in Idleness 4 by kishchess
Mitz Moshe's favorite games
by Mitz Moshe
17 moves
from Chess Miniatures, Collection VII by wwall
Attack and Counter-attack
by StuporMundi
The Queen sac +Deflection=Mate.(C29) Vienna Gambit, 17 moves, 0
from JUDIT AND SUSAN POLGAR by vaskolon
Lowy's opponent had NNo chaNNce
from Attack & Counterattack in Chess by SamAtoms1980

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