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Johannes Zukertort vs William Norwood Potter
London (1875), London ENG, rd 10
English Opening: Great Snake Variation (A10)  ·  1-0

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Dec-19-03  morphynoman2: If all this is correct, this is one of the best games Ive ever known
Jul-07-04
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  Honza Cervenka: Chessgames.com, the black's full name is William Norwood Potter.
Jul-07-04
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  Benzol: Was William Norwood Potter the one who played Fenton from whose game F. Saavadra made his famous discovery?
Jul-07-04
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  Honza Cervenka: <Benzol> I don't know.
Jul-07-04
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  Honza Cervenka: By the way, this is very nice game. White gives a pretty mate in 3: 28.Be5+ Kc5 29.Rc1+ Bc4 30.b4#.

Instead of 18.Rad1 white could have played also 18.Ng5 Ndf8 19.h4 Qb4 (19...Nxh4?? 20.Rxe5+ ) 20.Bf7+ Kd7 21.h5 Nh4 22.Re3 Qf4 23.Rg3 Nh7 24.Ne6 Qb4 25.Bxe5 with decisive attack of white.

Jan-28-06  blingice: Zukertort vs W Potter, 1875

<CG.com> Same game...

May-13-16  Aleksej: why resing :D:D:D

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