chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Akiba Rubinstein vs Mikhail Chigorin
Lodz (1906), Lodz RUE, rd 1
Rubinstein Opening (D05)  ·  1-0

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Click Here to play Guess-the-Move
Given 28 times; par: 55 [what's this?]

explore this opening
find similar games 4 more Rubinstein/Chigorin games
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.
PREMIUM MEMBERS CAN REQUEST COMPUTER ANALYSIS [more info]

A COMPUTER ANNOTATED SCORE OF THIS GAME IS AVAILABLE.  [CLICK HERE]

Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-03-07  Poisonpawns: Fantastic chess by rubinstein.Great Combinative play
Jun-12-10  talisman: some ball game!
Oct-13-10  tonsillolith: It's looking advantageous for White during the early 30s, but the dominance is very clear once he plays 36. cxd5.

Geee whiz. I love whenever there are complications afoot and then suddenly one player has a crystal clear positional advantage.

Oct-13-10  mrsaturdaypants: I'm not sure why black didn't play 20...Bxc3. I guess after 21 Ba3 Bxa1 22 Bxf8, white has some initiative for the pawn, and black may miss his DSB as a defender. It's not clear to me that the text is an improvement, though.
Oct-13-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  tamar: Black keeps eying the mate on h1 but

if 33...dxc6 34 Nxe6+ Kg8 35 Be4

Oct-13-10  ughaibu: Guess the move score: 87
Jul-21-11  50movesaheadofyou: Certain sources have erroneously given this game as Chigorin-Rubinstein.
Mar-17-15  rsatx: It seems to me that if 20...Bxc3 white replies Qc2 threatening Bh7 mate, then captures and holds the black bishop.
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, is totally anonymous, and 100% free—plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
  3. No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any gratuitous name-calling of any members—including Admin and Owners—or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
  6. NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
  7. Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
  8. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
  9. The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
  10. All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
  11. 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: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific game and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, 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 at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.

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.

<This page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
Game 22
from 20th Century Highlights (Burgess) by rajeshupadhyay
Chess Highlights of the 20th Century (1/3)
by rbaglini
Game 22
from 20th Century Highlights (Burgess) by Qindarka
Combinative attack
from The Unknown Rubinstein - Forgotten treasures by Karpova
dor
from Colle & related systems by yiotta
Chess Highlights of the 20th Century (1/3)
by 50movesaheadofyou
Combinative attack
from The Unknown Rubinstein - Forgotten treasures by rbaglini
98_D05/A46_Colle Zukertort (the b3-Colle)
by whiteshark
Round 2
from Lodz triple-round match tournament 1906 by Karpova
98_D05/A46_Colle Zukertort (the b3-Colle)
by resipsa
BAJones' Favourite Games
by BAJones
98_D05/A46_Colle Zukertort (the b3-Colle)
by yiotta
dor
from colle & related systems by gmlisowitz
Zukertort/Rubinstein Powered Fredthebear
by fredthebear
dor
from colle & related systems enhanced by Fredthebear by fredthebear


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your 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 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC