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Philipp Schlosser vs Istvan Csom
Budapest Elekes (1990), Budapest HUN
English Opening: Symmetrical Variation. General (A30)  ·  1-0



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Nov-17-19  Delboy: White's last eight moves here are pure action and entertainment. Enjoy!
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  perfidious: Curious really how White whips up the fiercest of attacks from this lose game and sends the enemy king on a date with the abattoir in short order.
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  whiteshark: <Delboy: White's last eight moves here are pure action and entertainment. Enjoy!> Excellently spotted!

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Why not <18...exd5 19.Bxd5> you may ask. And rightly so:

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Black to move

1) +0.12 (32 ply) 19...Nxg5 20.Nf5 Be6 21.Nxg7 Qd7 22.Nxe6 fxe6 23.Qh5 Ne5 24.Bxe5 dxe5 25.Qg6+ Kh8 26.Qh6+ Kg8 27.Bg2 Qd3 28.h4 Qxe3+ 29.Kh1 Rd4 30.Rcd1 Rxd1 31.Rxd1 Rf8 32.hxg5 Bxg5 33.Qxe6+ Kg7 34.Qd7+ Rf7 35.Qg4 Qf4 36.Qh3 Qh4 37.Qxh4 Bxh4 38.Rg1 Kf6 39.Bd5

2) +0.89 (31 ply) 19...Rf8 20.Qh5 Kh8 21.Rxf7 Rxf7 22.Bxf7 Qc5 23.Bxg6 Qxg5+ 24.Qxg5 Bxg5 25.Nc2 b5 26.Rd1 bxc4 27.Rxd6 Bb5 28.Rd5 cxb3 29.axb3 Bf6 30.Nd4 Kg8 31.Rd6 Ng5 32.Nxb5 Bxb2 33.Nd4 Nf7 34.Rd5 Nh6 35.Kf2 Rf8+ 36.Kg3 Ra8 37.Nf5 Nxf5+ 38.Rxf5 Bf6

3) +1.75 (31 ply) 19...Ne5 20.g6 Nf6 21.gxf7+ Kf8 22.Qg2 Qc8 23.Rf4 Nh5 24.Bxb7 Nxf4 25.exf4 Bh3 26.Bxc8 Bxg2 27.Ne6+ Kxf7 28.Nxd8+ Bxd8 29.fxe5 Bc6 30.Bg4 Bb6+ 31.Kf1 Rh8 32.h3 dxe5 33.Bxe5 Re8 34.Bd6 a5 35.Rd1 Be3 36.Bc7 Bc5 37.Bd6 Bxd6 38.Rxd6 Be4

6.0 minute analysis by Stockfish 9 v010218

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22...Nxf7 23. Qxf7+ Kh8 24. Nxe6 Bh6 25. Bxg7+ Bxg7 26. Qxg7#

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