Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Hermann von Gottschall vs Moritz Porges
DSB-07.Kongress (1892), Dresden, rd 9, Jul-18
French Defense: Classical. Alapin Variation (C14)  ·  1/2-1/2



Get this game explained with Decode Chess
explore this opening
find similar games 168 more games of Von Gottschall
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can learn a lot about this site (and chess in general) by reading the Chessgames Help Page. If you need help with premium features, please see the Premium Membership Help Page.

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
  Chessical: At White's 40th move

click for larger view

<40.Qg3!?> looks interesting initially; but after <40...Nd5> 41. Qxg6+ Kd8 42. Qxf5 Qc1+ 43. Kh2 Qxf4+ 44. Qxf4 Nxf4

click for larger view

I believe, as must Von Gottschall, that the Knight is better than the three pawns in this position

Premium Chessgames Member
  Straclonoor: Pawn endgame won for white
Analysis by Stockfish 170617 64 POPCNT:
(9.49): 44.Kg1 f3 45.gxf3 f4 46.Kf2 Kxe7 47.Ke2 Ke6 48.Kd3 Kxe5 49.Kc4 h4 50.Kc5 b6+ 51.Kc4 b5+ 52.Kc5 Ke6 53.Kd4 a5 54.Ke4 a4 55.Kxf4 Kf6 56.Kg4 Ke6 57.Kxh4 Kd5 58.Kg5 Kc4 59.h4 Kb3 60.h5 Kxb2 61.h6 Kxa3 62.h7 b4 63.h8Q b3 64.Qd4

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, 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.

Featured in the Following Game Collection[what is this?]
angad bhatti's favorite games
by angad bhatti

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 2001-2020, Chessgames Services LLC