Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Ernst Falkbeer vs Adolf Zytogorski
London (1856)
Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21)  ·  1-0



Annotations by Stockfish (Computer).      [22209 more games annotated by Stockfish]

explore this opening
find similar games 58 more games of Falkbeer
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: To access more information about the players (more games, favorite openings, statistics, sometimes a biography and photograph), click their highlighted names at the top of this page.

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


Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-03-05  Quantzo: Nice. This is in Greco. 8. ...Qxg4 9. Bxf7+ Kxf7 10. Ne5+ or 8. ...Qh3 9. Bxf7+ Kxf7 10. Ng4+. Black's game is lousy after 8. ...Qg6 9. Ne5 and 10. Nxf7.
Dec-01-05  EmperorAtahualpa: Zytogorski needs to be given credit though for his timely resignation. He knew what was going on. :)
Mar-28-06  CitricAcid13: What's wrong with 8. ...Qxg4 9.Bxf7 ... Kf8 ?
Mar-28-06  Oliphaunt: <Citric> 10.Rg1 Qh3 11.Rg3 and the queen is trapped.
Mar-28-06  Oliphaunt: And if 10.-Qxg1 11.Nxg1 Kxf7 12.Qc4+ or Qh5+ wins the bishop.
Oct-19-08  just a kid: This game is too funny.8 moves and he is already lost.
Dec-31-08  YoungEd: Amazing how a seemingly sensible move like 8. ...Qh4 can be such a blunder!
Premium Chessgames Member
  transpose: <CitricAcid13> what's wrong with 8Qxg4 9 Bxf7 Kf8 you ask? Well, 10 Rg1 Qh3 11Rh3 wins the queen.
Dec-06-19  gambitfan: 1) +3.90 (21 ply) 8...♕g6 9.♘e5 ♕f6 10.♘xf7 d5 11.♗xd5 ♘h6 12.♘xh8 ♘xg4 13.♘f7 ♘d7 14.♗g5 ♕xf2+ 15.♕xf2 ♘xf2 16.♖f1 c6 17.♗c4 b5 18.♗h4 ♘g4 19.♗b3 a5 20.♖f4 a4
Nov-22-20  schnarre: ..A good example of why not to deploy one's Queen too early!

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 Collections[what is this?]
Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21) 1-0 Q trap after Bxf7+
from Yo' F'eddabaer's Fust Ches Opinens 1-2-3 by fredthebear
Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21) 1-0 Q trap after Bxf7+
from Attacks and Sacs of f7 Vol. II by Fredthebear by kishchess
Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21) 1-0 Q trap using Bxf7+
from KP Miniatures - Save for Fredthebear by fredthebear
easy win + others
by hartkoka
Decoy. Fork. 8b
from Centre Game by PinkLedDoor
Sorry, there are no games similar to this one in
by ughaibu
Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21) 1-0 Q trap after Bxf7+
from Attacks and Sacs of f7 Vol. II by Fredthebear by nakul1964
Game collection: 3
by gr2ca
7...Qh5? invited lovely shot
from Accidents in the opening by Honza Cervenka
Game collection: 1
by ph2ca
e4 e5 d4 exd4 q bad position
from 5 moves by thomasdoss
Center Game: Von der Lasa Gambit (C21) 1-0 Q trap after Bxf7+
from Attacks and Sacs of f7 Vol. II by Fredthebear by A1Rajjpuut
very short games
by saif1980
Chessman1's favorite games 3
by Chessman1

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