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Saint-Amant / B Horwitz vs H Staunton / D Harrwitz
Consultation game (1847), Hull ENG, May-13
Scotch Game: Haxo Gambit (C45)  ·  1-0



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Dec-03-04  Knight13: I don't like 10... Ne7 and 11... O-O-O. It's killing the castle wall.
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  whiteshark: misQuote of the Day

<To play with correctness and skill the ends of games, is an important but a rare accomplishment, except among the magnates of the game.>

--- Staunton

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Black to move

1) <+12.47> (20 ply) 24...Qe5 25.Nf7+ Kg8 26.Nxe5 dxe5 27.Bf5 Bd6 28.Rb1 Rf8 29.Rxb7 Rg6 30.Rxa7 Rg7 31.Ra4 Kh8 32.g3 Rb8 33.Be6 Rd8 34.Kg2 Rb8 35.Rg4 Rxg4 36.Bxg4 e4 37.Rxe4

2) mated-in-16 (20 ply) 24...hxg6 25.Nf7+ Kg8 26.Qh8+ Kxf7 27.Rf1+ Qf6 28.Rxf6+ Kxf6 29.Qxa8 Bd4 30.Re6+ Kf5 31.Qf8+ Kg5 32.Qd8+ Kh5 33.Re4 g5 34.Qe8+ Kh6 35.Re6+ Bf6 36.Rxf6+ Kh7 37.Rf8 Kh6 38.Rh8+ Rh7 39.Qe6+ Kg7 40.Rg8#

3) mated-in-13 (20 ply) 24...Qd1 25.Rxd1 Bd4 26.Bc2 Be5 27.Nf7+ Kg8 28.Nxe5 dxe5 29.Rxe5 Rf8 30.Rg5 Rf5 31.Rxg7+ Kxg7 32.Qxf5 a5 33.Qg5+ Kf8 34.Rf1+ Ke8 35.Qg8+ Ke7 36.Qe6+ Kd8 37.Rf8#

1.0 minute analysis by Stockfish 8 v270317

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