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Paul Morphy vs Charles Maurian
New Orleans USA (1858) (unorthodox)
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Jun-18-13  RookFile: As odds games go, this is a good one. Morphy played manfully, but could not overcome the knight odds on this occasion.
Jun-18-13  Just Another Master: amazing giving knight odds to one of the 20 best players in the world, and usually beating him!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Jun-18-13  ughaibu: Where do you get the idea that Maurian was "one of the 20 best players in the world"? Chessmetrics doesn't list him. And how would he have acquired that status other than by playing the very games whose results are occasioning you such amazement.

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