chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Roger Karlsson vs Justin Prestidge
IECC CL7 (2000) (correspondence), IECC email
Italian Game: Schilling-Kostic Gambit (C50)  ·  0-1

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 1 more games of R Karlsson
sac: 11...Be6 PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Help with kibitzing features can be found on our Kibtizing Help Page.

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
Apr-28-06  cavaleiro: And here, blakc's 23rd move could be a puzzle too!
Oct-28-06  Autoreparaturwerkbau: I absolutely agree, <cavaleiro>!
Feb-16-07  crptone: I absolutely disagree, <Autoreparaturwerkbau>!

I don't see the win after 24.Rxd3 Nb4+ 25.Rxd4 Rxd4. A much better move for black would be 23..Nb4+

Feb-12-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: White sh/could have played, true for both moves. It's quite unclear why he resigned.
Feb-13-09  percyblakeney: Successful Prestidge even if some moves seem to be more magical than logical. 11. ... Be6 sacrifices a knight instead of taking a rook. The Transported Queen on move 23 gives the win back to black but he doesn't want to mail the immediately winning Nb4+ and suddenly white resigns in a better position: 25. Kd2 Rxd4+ 26. Bxd4 with two rooks and pawn for the queen.
Feb-13-09  A.G. Argent: <crptone> Yes, of course, you're right about 23...Nb4+. It would nail White's Queen and probably win. But, sorry, you seem to have missed something out in the line you offer after Karlsson's 23...Bxd3+. 24.Rxd3 Nb4+ also get's the Queen. The check has to be dealt with. There can't be no 25.Rxd4 Rxd4. You maybe meant something like 25.Kb1 Rxd4 26.Rxd4 and on, fairly well equalised. In the advent of 25.Qxb4 Bxb4 26.Rxd8 Kxd8, I think I'd wanna be Black.
Apr-19-13  PolishPentium: If i may say, it appears crptone's suggested line is not correct. After ... 24 Nb4+, 25 Rxd4 is ILLEGAL in two ways. First, the White R can't even get to d4, since the Queen is in the way, and of course the move also still leaves the K in check from the N at b4. Thus, the Black check on move ...23 appears correct, and devastating, whether White recaptures with King or Rook.
Apr-19-13  Zkid: <PolishPentium> I think it's fairly clear that as mentioned by <A.G. Argent> above <crptone> meant 25. Kb1 Rxd4 26. Rxd4 and just forgot to write in the king move.
Dec-11-16  EdC: If black just plays 11...Nxa8, is white's attack worth a piece?

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: CORRESPONDENCE. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

Featured in the Following Game Collection[what is this?]
?
from Blackburne Shilling Silliness- Black & White Win by takchess

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