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William John Miles vs Llewellyn Bentley Lancaster
New South Wales Championship (1901), Sydney AUS, rd 11, Aug-12
English Opening: Agincourt Defense (A13)  ·  1-0

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Apr-11-21  optimal play: 26.Rxf6! is a sound sacrifice but a better follow up ahead of d5 might be 27.Rf1!

e.g. 27.Rf1 Qe7 then 28.d5 cxd5 29.cxd5 Bd7 30.Rxf6 +-


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30...c5? Instead 30...Qe2 is an even game.

31.Bxf6!

This was the last game played in the 1901 New South Wales Championship and resulted in both Miles and Lancaster finishing equal 4th with a score of 5/9

The final result was: Julius Leigh Jacobsen 1st, Francis J Wallis & William Henry Jonas =2nd, William John Miles & George H Foster & Llewellyn Bently Lancaster =4th, John K Christenson 7th, John Alexander Pietzcker 8th, Albert Edward Wallace 9th and C Mackenzie 10th

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