chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Samuel Reshevsky vs Weaver Warren Adams
New York ch-ACF (1939), New York, NY USA, rd 10, Jul-27
Queen Pawn Game: Chigorin Variation (D02)  ·  1-0

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 6 more Reshevsky/W Adams games
sac: 22.Bxh7+ PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Olga is our default viewer, but we offer other choices as well. You can use a different viewer by selecting it from the pulldown menu below and pressing the "Set" button.

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]

Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-14-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessmensch: This game is featured and discussed by Pandolfini in Chess Life Mag February 2009.
Feb-14-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessmensch: My post above is incorrect. The game in Chess Life is a different 1939 one between the same players. The game in Chess Life can be found at http://www.365chess.com/search_resu... Sorry about that.
Oct-06-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  Phony Benoni: <"Luck is more valuable than a License to Steal."> -- Fred Reinfeld, "Chess Review", September 1939, p.177.

When Reshevesky miscalculates, his "Greek Gift" turns out to be a steal for Adams. But one last resource, and no doubt the clock, come to White's rescue.

Oct-07-14  RookFile: Black was obviously doing fine in this game, then makes a bad blunder.

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 Chessgames.com, 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.

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

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
Final, Round 10 (Thursday, July 27): NYT 7/29; CR 1939:177
from US Open 1939, New York = 40th ACF Congress by Phony Benoni
Chigorin Defense (D07) - positional
by kenilworthian
Game 74
from Best Games of Chess (Reshevsky) by Qindarka
Game 70
from Reshevsky's Best Games of Chess, Vol. I by suenteus po 147

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