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Samuel Reshevsky vs Arnold Denker
US Championship (1957/58), New York, NY USA, rd 2, Dec-19
Zukertort Opening: Symmetrical Variation (A04)  ·  1-0

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Jan-11-10  jerseybob: This game reminds me of Sir Galahad vs. the Black Knight in "Monty Python and the Holy Grail": 15.Nxe5(the left arm), 21.hxg4(the right arm), 29.Rxf5(the left leg), 39.Rxe3(the right one too!). Denker probably won scads of coffeehouse games against fish this way, but against Reshevsky, in the U.S. Chp?
Sep-29-18  Cibator: Dunno why AD bothered with the last 10-15 moves.

According to Reshevsky (in "How Chess Games Are Won"), Denker's reply on being asked why he made this patently unsound sac was: "it looked good".

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