Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Adolf Anderssen vs NN
Berlin (1855), Berlin GER
Scotch Game: Scotch Gambit. London Defense (C44)  ·  1-0



Get this game explained with Decode Chess
explore this opening
find similar games 10 more Anderssen/NN games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: If you register a free account you will be able to create game collections and add games and notes to them. For more information on game collections, see our Help Page.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.

Kibitzer's Corner
May-13-05  InspiredByMorphy: Black was no pushover. Where could an improvement for black be found?
Nov-17-05  fred lennox: 14. Ba2 is a brilliant move. Not only does it help to threaten mate with the queen, it helps to halt the pawn majority later.
Aug-02-09  heuristic: i thought 26.Rxe3 was clever.

mo' better moves:
12.Nc3 b5 13.Bb3 Rb8 14.Qd3 Qf6

15.Nc3 Ng4 16.Qd2 Re8 17.h3 Qc5+

25...hxg4+ 27.Nxh8 Nc6 27.Ng6 Nd4 28.Qe4

29.g3 30.Qg4+ Kxh8 31.Qxg3 Nf7 32.Bc1

30.Qe8+ Kg7 31.Bc1 Qh7 32.Rf4 Qh4

31...Bxe4 32.Qxe4 Rg8 33.Re1 Ng5 34.Qe3

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?]
quite a fight
from attack_1900 by heuristic

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