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Spearheads A (Batteries involving the Queen)
Compiled by fredthebear
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More batteries involving the queen. Spearheads are quite common, and quite lethal, but that is not always the case in these games. The Spearhead may just be an indecisive structure in some games, while it smashes through in others.

KIA/Hungarian vs Owen/Classical Dutch (A07) 1-0Double Sacrifice
Paulsen vs Owen, 1862 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

KIA vs French/QGD traditional e5 strong point (A07) 1-0 Nf6+
D Svetushkin vs V Varaciuc, 2014 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 22 moves, 1-0

KIA vs e6 Sicilian g6/Melbourne (A07) 1-0Mate threats on g-file
Zhao Jun vs J Christiansen, 2014 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

"deserves to be counted among the finest examples of the art of
Smyslov vs Euwe, 1953 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 68 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack vs French (A07) 1-0 Bold N offerings
B Adam vs V Pupols, 1979 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

Anglo-Indian Def. Q's Knt Var (A16) 1-0 Penetrate h-file, 7th
Keene vs J N Sugden, 1961  
(A16) English, 20 moves, 1-0

French/Owen's Defense (A40) 1-0 Nxf7, Q sac, Philidor's Legacy
H Namyslo vs R Lau, 1996 
(C00) French Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

Horwitz Defense (A40) 0-1 Avoidable R sac, unavoidable Q sac
N Tereshchenko vs Alekhine, 1909 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 30 moves, 0-1

Trompowsky Attack (A45) 1-0 Castle opposite, P storm
Adams vs Leko, 1996 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Two Knts vs Kside Fio/ Gruenfeld (A48) 1-0 Attacks on f7, h2
Hebden vs McShane, 1998 
(A48) King's Indian, 22 moves, 1-0

Saragossa Opening 1.c3 (A00) 0-1 Rob the pin, form batteries
J M Hodgson vs Short, 1979 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 36 moves, 0-1

Sodium Attack (A00) Direct hits on f7 and h7; odd mate pattern
R Durkin vs Spielman, 1957 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 18 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening: Paris Gambit (A00) 1-0 The six pawn gambit?!
H E Myers vs Tirso Alvarez, 1966 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 18 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening: Symmetrical Var (A00) 0-1 Torchered 4not 0-0
S Srdjanov vs Kotronias, 1988 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 26 moves, 0-1

Hungarian Opening: Buecker Gambit (A00) 0-1 Triple on f-file
Larsen vs F Olafsson, 1959 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

Anderssen Opening (A00) 1-0 Overworked back rank Rook
H Kallio vs F Berkes, 2001 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 42 moves, 1-0

Polish Opening, 1...e5 Exchange (A00) 1-0 Constant pressure!
M Michna vs J Dworakowska, 2001 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 44 moves, 1-0

Polish 1.b4 c5 Birmingham Gambit (A00) 1-0 Swallow's Tail #
B Tiller vs L Lovik, 2009 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

Grob Opening: Keene Defense (A00) 0-1 Nice Qside attack
S Sloan vs D Gertler, 2013
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 31 moves, 0-1

Polish Opening e5 ML (A00) 0-1 W gives up the center, back rank
V Akobian vs Ponomariov, 1995 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 20 moves, 0-1

Ware Opening 1.a4?! (A00) 1-0 Double check does it
E Demac vs J Wahlberg, 2009 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 37 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening: Dutch Defense (A00) 1-0 Rook trap
Keene vs D E Lloyd, 1965
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 29 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Classical Var (A01) 1-0 Deflections
D H Fernandez vs J Jackson, 2014 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 35 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Dutch (A01) 0-1 ...a Chuck Norris kick
B Wall vs K Norris, 1985 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 15 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Larsen Attk: Modern (A01) 1-0 Battery outnumbers defender
Bagirov vs G Minaux, 1996 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 20 moves, 1-0

Game 7 in 'How Good is your Chess?' by Daniel John King.
Fischer vs Andersson, 1970 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 43 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Classical 4.f4 & 0-0-0 (A01) 1-0Roll Kside
I Rogers vs J Brenninkmeijer, 1990 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 32 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Modern vs Pseudo KID w/open d-file(A01)1-0
Raul Schmidt vs J Gallagher, 2007 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 42 moves, 1-0

Classical Bird (A02) 1-0 Interesting P play, Dbl N sacs, B shot
A Bryntse vs Bertil Wikstrom, 1972 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 34 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening: Myers Defense / Reversed Polish (A02) 1-0 Video!
H Danielsen vs S B Hansen, 2005 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 27 moves, 1-0

Bird, From Gambit. Declined (A02) 1-0 N sac opens h-file
E F Pecci vs Fritz, 2001 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 22 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening From G. Mestel Var (A02) 0-1 Open file destruction
Bird vs Steinitz, 1866 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 18 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: 1.f4 f5 2.e4 Wagner-Zwitersch Gambit (A02) 1-0
Bird vs O Gelbfuhs, 1873 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 15 moves, 1-0

Bird-English (A02) 1-0 Desperado Zwischenzugs Tactical N Upin
Ekenberg vs Andersson, 1969 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 63 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening: From Gambit (A02) 0-1 3.Nf3 is winning for White
I Schomann vs M Amini, 2007 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 11 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: From Gambit (A02) 1-0 A dangerous K walk, pin
G Goles vs A Monteiro, 2009 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening: From Gambit (A02) 0-1 Q sac tags NN in six!
NN vs Du Mont, 1802 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 6 moves, 0-1

Bird b3 vs Pseudo Leningrad Dutch (A02) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Chigorin vs J Noa, 1883 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 61 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening: Dutch Var (A03) 0-1 Sitting N sac, open g-file
Bird vs Lasker, 1890 
(A03) Bird's Opening, 29 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: Dutch (A03) 0-1 Spearhead thru the front door
Bird vs J W Baird, 1889 
(A03) Bird's Opening, 16 moves, 0-1

A fine example of the Antoshin by Antoshin himself.
Antoshin vs J Kostro, 1971 
(A03) Bird's Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening /Big Clamp (A03) 1/2-1/2 Which Q rules?
W Potter vs Zukertort, 1875 
(A03) Bird's Opening, 49 moves, 1/2-1/2

Zukertort Opening: Sicilian Invitation (A04) 1-0 Notes by Keene
Keene vs M Stean, 1973  
(A04) Reti Opening, 32 moves, 1-0

KID (A04) 1/2-1/2 Saving a lost position w/a spearhead
S Novikov vs Ehlvest, 2004 
(A04) Reti Opening, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

Polish, Zukertort System (A04) 1-0 Battery on long diagonal
Santasiere vs R Draxl, 1960 
(A04) Reti Opening, 22 moves, 1-0

Here, have my Queen in your lap.
Andersson vs Hartston, 1973 
(A04) Reti Opening, 36 moves, 0-1

KIA, Q's Gambit Invitation (A04) 0-1 Awesome Dbl R sacs
J Kleiman vs A Pixton, 2001
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 34 moves, 0-1

Bird-Larsen Attk (A04) 1-0 VERY efficient model game!
Plachetka vs L Zinn, 1974 
(A04) Reti Opening, 13 moves, 1-0

Lisitsyn Gambit vs Dutch 1Nf3 f5 2e4 (A04) 1-0 Ng5 anchor
A Smelov vs V I Ivanov, 2000 
(A04) Reti Opening, 15 moves, 1-0

Zukertort vs Dutch (A04) 1-0 Too many Black pawn moves
Krasenkow vs Kindermann, 2001 
(A04) Reti Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Zukertort, Tennison Gambit (A06) 1-0 IM Gary Lane's line notes
Keres vs Faltweber, 1932 
(A06) Reti Opening, 18 moves, 1-0

Hybrid KIA vs Sicilian (A07) 1-0 Dbl Rs on open file
H Hamdouchi vs M Bezold, 1999 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 37 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 Q sac for 9 pts & crossfire acti
Kasparov vs Fritz, 1992 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 54 moves, 1-0

FR Chigorin/Vienna/KIA/Hungarian (A07) 0-1B pair, pins dominate
Chigorin vs Lasker, 1899 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 42 moves, 0-1

King's Indian Attack vs Dragon (A07) 0-1 R decoy sac for promo
Geller vs Averbakh, 1954 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 46 moves, 0-1

KIA vs Sicilian/French (A07) 1-0 The Nxd5 sac is old hat in KIA
A Filipowicz vs B Pietrusiak, 1964 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 23 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack: Sicilian Var (A08) 1-0 Swingin' Swayin'
A Khavin vs Kotov, 1944 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 40 moves, 1-0

Game 60: Richard Réti's Best Games by Golombek
Reti vs K Havasi, 1926 
(A09) Reti Opening, 35 moves, 1-0

Reti Opening: Advance (A09) 1-0 Pretty Q sac, diagonal X-ray #
Euwe vs Loman, 1923 
(A09) Reti Opening, 18 moves, 1-0

Reti Opening (A09) 0-1 The Black kNight dies a hero!
T Hillarp Persson vs I Sokolov, 2009 
(A09) Reti Opening, 59 moves, 0-1

Game 129 in My Fifty Years of Chess by Frank James Marshall
J L McCudden vs Marshall, 1934  
(A13) English, 41 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Great Snake Var (A10) 1-0 Smashing Rook sac
Smyslov vs Liberzon, 1969 
(A10) English, 32 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Wade Gambit (A10) 1-0 King walk
G Laco vs M Lanzani, 1992 
(A10) English, 21 moves, 1-0

Very surprising attack. It seems to come right out of the blue.
D Zagorskis vs Sadler, 1998 
(A10) English, 32 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Agincourt Defense (A13) 1-0 Notes by R. Keene
Staunton vs Horwitz, 1851  
(A13) English, 46 moves, 1-0

Gain time on queen while building a battery against the block
Alekhine vs O Chajes, 1911 
(A13) English, 24 moves, 1-0

English Agincourt Def. Neo Catalan Dclnd (A14) 1-0 Kside BASH!
Quinteros vs Henley, 1976 
(A14) English, 39 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Anglo-Indian / KID (A15)1-0 Game of the Minute
D Byrne vs Fischer, 1957 
(A15) English, 41 moves, 0-1

Hanging Pawns/Understanding Pawn Play in Chess by D. Marovic
Keres vs Taimanov, 1951 
(A15) English, 37 moves, 1-0

Anglo-Indian Def Nimzo-English Opening (A17) 1-0 Spearhead
Karpov vs Timman, 1968 
(A17) English, 41 moves, 1-0

English Opening (A20) 0-1 B&Q spearhead for Scholar's Mate
J Spencer vs Takacs, 1981 
(A20) English, 4 moves, 0-1

King's English (A20) 1-0 Q sac, Dbl Discovered +, Reti's Mate
Ftacnik vs F Vallejo Pons, 2007 
(A20) English, 43 moves, 1-0

Game 85 in Why Lasker Matters by Andrew Soltis.
Tartakower vs Lasker, 1924 
(A20) English, 48 moves, 0-1

David LeMoir's stupendous "Essential Chess Sacrifices"
F Tahirov vs Shirov, 2007 
(A21) English, 21 moves, 0-1

K's English. Reversed Closed Sicilian (A25) 0-1 Double Rs sac
J M Craddock vs J Mieses, 1939 
(A25) English, 14 moves, 0-1

King's English. Reversed Closed Sicilian (A25) 1-0Gone shopping
L Oepen vs S Maus, 1988 
(A25) English, 16 moves, 1-0

King's English. Reversed Closed Sicilian (A25) 1-0 Discovered++
C Carls vs Spielmann, 1912 
(A25) English, 27 moves, 1-0

K's English. Reversed Closed Sicilian (A25) 0-1 She didn't run
V Zavoronkov vs V Bukhteeva, 2012 
(A25) English, 23 moves, 0-1

King's English. 4 Knts Quiet Line (A28) 0-1 Block backward pawn
Smyslov vs Romanishin, 1979 
(A28) English, 33 moves, 0-1

K's English. Four Knights 4.d4 (A28) 0-1 Remove the Guard+
S Landau vs Reti, 1927 
(A28) English, 18 moves, 0-1

K's English 4 Knights Fianchetto (A29)1/2-1/2 Stalemate blunder
Kasparov vs K Georgiev, 1988 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 78 moves, 1/2-1/2

K's English. 4Knts Fianchetto (A29) 1-0 Adorjan notes; Q trap
Adorjan vs G Glatt, 1982  
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 24 moves, 1-0

King's English. 4 Knights Fianchetto (A29) 1-0 Stellar attack
Anand vs Caruana, 2017 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 29 moves, 1-0

K's English. 4Knts Fianchetto (A29) 1-0 Constant pressure on Ks
L Christiansen vs Kaidanov, 1994 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 55 moves, 1-0

K's English. Four Knights, Fianchetto (A29) 1-0 f-file battery
Stein vs V Lepeshkin, 1965 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 27 moves, 1-0

K's English. 4 Knts Fianchetto (A29) 1-0 Triple G was a twinkle
Uhlmann vs Smyslov, 1973 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 30 moves, 1-0

English, Symmetrical (A30) 1-0 Penetrate behind Hedgehog pawns
Uhlmann vs Ribli, 1976 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 40 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Symmetrical. Hedgehog Def (A30) 0-1 B outpost
Smyslov vs Kasparov, 1981 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 27 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical Hedgehog Defense (A30) 0-1
Polugaevsky vs Ftacnik, 1982 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 29 moves, 0-1

English Symmetrical. Anti-Benoni (A31) 1-0 Pseudo-Anastasia's #
M Ghorbani vs H Faryad, 2003 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 33 moves, 1-0

English, Symmetrical. Anti-Benoni (A31) 0-1 Drubbing by a kid!
J Costa vs J Polgar, 1987 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 22 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical. Anti-Benoni / Hedgehog (A31) 0-1
Taimanov vs Yusupov, 1982 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 42 moves, 0-1

English Symtrcl. Anti-Benoni, Spielmann Def (A33) 1-0 Tail end
Keene vs M Basman, 1963 
(A33) English, Symmetrical, 24 moves, 1-0

English Symmetrical. Three Knights (A34) 1-0 Spearhead pin
Petrosian vs H Lehmann, 1960 
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 32 moves, 1-0

English, Symmetrical. Mecking Variation (A39) 1-0Out of nowhere
Dubov vs E Bronnikova, 2010 
(A39) English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4, 26 moves, 1-0

Delayed Stonewall Attk vs Horwitz Def (A40) 1-0 Dicey center
Kamsky vs E Prie, 1990 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 44 moves, 1-0

Englund G Complex: Hartlaub-Charlick G (A40) 0-1 Opera Mate
J Krejcik vs J Thirring, 1898 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 11 moves, 0-1

Mikenas Defense (A40) 0-1 Greed sends White to Hades
Baby Edna Mission vs Dorcas Allotey, 2014 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 0-1

Wade Defense (A41) 1-0 Simul destruction on Qside; dbl N sacs
Kasparov vs C Oblitas, 1993 
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 29 moves, 1-0

Modern Def. Averbakh System. Kotov Var (A42) 0-1 Stack 'em up
R E Hartley vs Keene, 1963 
(A42) Modern Defense, Averbakh System, 26 moves, 0-1

Benoni-Indian Def (A43) 1-0 Almost every key tactical device
Karpov vs Topalov, 1994 
(A43) Old Benoni, 36 moves, 1-0

Old Benoni. Russian Var (A44) 1/2-1/2 Spearhead on f2
Euwe vs Alekhine, 1934 
(A44) Old Benoni Defense, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Trompowsky Attack (A45) 1-0 Black dare not castle, gets pinned
Bruzon Batista vs Jobava, 2005 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack by Trompowsky (A45) 1-0 Heavy artillery!
Trompowsky vs L Endzelins, 1936 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack (A45) 1-0 Fast 3 piece attack
M Sabol vs Votava, 1995 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 10 moves, 1-0

Barry/150A BxBg7 vs Gruenfeld (A45) 1-0Castle opposite, P storm
A Kashlinskaya vs I Videnova, 2014 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 26 moves, 1-0

Indian Game Bf4, f3, g4 (A45) 1-0 Kside pawn thrust, sacs
Jobava vs Mamedyarov, 2014 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 1-0

Indian Game 150 Attack f3, g4 (A45) 1-0 a-file vs h-file attack
V Vepkhvishvili vs Kasparian, 1968 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack (A45) 1-0 Deflection on the h-file
S Halkias vs Pribyl, 2000 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 1-0

Curry/Torre Attack: Classical Def (A46) 1-0Three mating squares
Janowski vs Saemisch, 1925 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 20 moves, 1-0

Torre vs QID (A46) 1-0 Spearhead on 7th rank
Hebden vs N Davies, 2004
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 1-0

Torre Attk: Classical Def. Nimzowitsch Var/Hippo (A46) 1-0Q sac
Bellon Lopez vs E Berg, 2006 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Pseudo-Benko (A46) 1-0 Backward d7 pawn blocked
Balashov vs Alburt, 1977 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 29 moves, 1-0

How to Win Chess Games Quickly by Fred Reinfeld
W Henschell vs M Karff, 1946 
(A47) Queen's Indian, 16 moves, 0-1

Two Knts vs Kside Fio/ Gruenfeld (A48) 1-0 tripled e-pawns lose
Hebden vs S Conquest, 1998
(A48) King's Indian, 48 moves, 1-0

Colle c3 vs Indian Kside Fio (A48) 1/2-1/2 Pin the defender
P Troeger vs Keres, 1962 
(A48) King's Indian, 41 moves, 1/2-1/2

Torre Attack: Fianchetto Def (A48) 1-0 Powerful 5th rank
Sasikiran vs Kasimdzhanov, 2006 
(A48) King's Indian, 46 moves, 1-0

Torre Attack: Fianchetto Def (A48) 1-0 Support penetration
Sasikiran vs Kotronias, 2007 
(A48) King's Indian, 38 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Saemisch-Indian (A50) 1-0 No ordinary amateur
G Abrahams vs J Cukierman, 1936 
(A50) Queen's Pawn Game, 36 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def. Fajarowicz Var (A51) 1-0 Black center dissolves
Smyslov vs H Steiner, 1946 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 34 moves, 1-0

Budapest Defense: Alekhine Var (A52) 1-0 Historic photo
Spielmann vs Reti, 1919 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def. Alekhine. Abonyi Var (A52) 1-0Control e-file, 7th
Alatortsev vs Lilienthal, 1935 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 31 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def Adler Var (A52) 1-0 Heavy pieces on Qside
Taimanov vs Szabo, 1967
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def. Adler Variation (A52) 0-1 The power of the pin
Hoeregott vs W Schlage, 1929 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 11 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Def (A53) 0-1 Some pawn grabbin' is good, some aint!
E Zagorjansky vs Kotov, 1942 
(A53) Old Indian, 31 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Def: Janowski. Fianchetto (A53) 1-0 K caught in cntr
Kotov vs C Kottnauer, 1946 
(A53) Old Indian, 26 moves, 1-0

Old Indian Defense (A53) 1-0 Spearhead, Skewer+, Q nabs Q!!
Szabo vs Bronstein, 1953 
(A53) Old Indian, 42 moves, 1-0

Old Indian Defense: Ukrainian (A54) 1-0 Combine Attk & Defense
Kotov vs Konstantinopolsky, 1940 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 41 moves, 1-0

Old Indian Def. Normal (A55) 0-1 White suddenly lets Black in
H Shoosmith vs Nimzowitsch, 1907 
(A55) Old Indian, Main line, 29 moves, 0-1

Benoni Defense: Hromadka System (A56) 0-1 An old trap
Spassky vs Fischer, 1992 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 34 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var (A57) 0-1 R sac, Spearheaded
N Croad vs D Mehmeti, 2012 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 32 moves, 0-1

This game was annotated by Benko in CL&R, Jan 1970, p.22.
B Blumin vs Benko, 1969 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 34 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: Zaitsev Var. Nescafe Frappe Attk (A57) 1-0 Kside
Timoscenko vs G Wachinger, 1989 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 35 moves, 1-0

Remove the defender combination 33. Qf5+!
I Nemet vs J Polgar, 1987 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 34 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fully Accepted Var BxBf1 (A58) 0-1 Pin
K Rawicz vs G Jones, 2011 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 24 moves, 0-1

Benko Gambit: Zaitsev System (A58) 1-0 The Great R Robbery
Timoscenko vs I E Shliahtin, 1990 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 35 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Yugoslav 7…Bxf1, Nge2 (A59) 0-1 Best Q
Shulman vs Khalifman, 2005 
(A59) Benko Gambit, 32 moves, 0-1

Benoni Def. Knight's Tour Var (A61) 1-0 Q sac saves active N
E Magerramov vs Kasparov, 1979 
(A61) Benoni, 53 moves, 1-0

This two move finish is the secret...Exchange (sac), Dbl Attack
Grischuk vs Caruana, 2014 
(A62) Benoni, Fianchetto Variation, 39 moves, 0-1

Dutch Def: Manhattan Gambit. Anti-Stonewall (A80) 0-1 Pins
S Marder vs H Zygouris, 2011 
(A80) Dutch, 33 moves, 0-1

Dutch Def: Blackmar's Second Gambit (A80) 1-0 Fine Greek Gift
Denker vs Robbins, 1934 
(A80) Dutch, 19 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: Hopton Attack (A80) 0-1 Back rank Spearhead
N Povah vs P Gayson, 2010
(A80) Dutch, 39 moves, 0-1

Dutch Defense: Hopton Attack (A80) 0-1 Crossfire on Qside
J Demina vs A Muzychuk, 2009 
(A80) Dutch, 26 moves, 0-1

Dutch, Fianchetto Attack (A81) 1-0 The Immortal Losing Game
Sliwa vs Bronstein, 1957 
(A81) Dutch, 29 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton G. (A83) 1-0 Simple yet effective, intermezzo+
A Stefanova vs R Tozer, 1997 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 17 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Staunton Gambit 4...h6? (A83) 1-0 Spearhead f7
H Krongraf vs U Monsehr, 1989 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 9 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Staunton Gambit (A83) 1-0 Spearhead g6+
Palau vs Nollman, 1990 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 12 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton Gambit (A83) 1-0 Vicious MG tactics, Q&B battery
N Kulzinski vs V Tomovic, 1947
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 19 moves, 0-1

Dutch Defense: Staunton Gambit (A83) 1-0 Double Double Trouble
Timoscenko vs M Kolcak, 1994 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def. Rubinstein Var (A84) 0-1 N sac aides two batteries
K Grigorian vs Balashov, 1974 
(A84) Dutch, 33 moves, 0-1

Dutch Defense: Normal Var (A84) 1-0 Two Spearheads
Rubinstein vs P P Benko, 1903 
(A84) Dutch, 18 moves, 1-0

Game 34 in Starting Out: The Dutch by GM Neil McDonald
R Kempinski vs Gleizerov, 2000 
(A84) Dutch, 35 moves, 1-0

Dutch Classical. Stonewall (A95) 0-1 Spearhead will mate
P W Hempson vs L S Tate, 1968
(A95) Dutch, Stonewall, 31 moves, 0-1

Dutch Defense: Classical. Ilyin-Zhenevsky Var (A97) 0-1
Taimanov vs Korchnoi, 1950 
(A97) Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky, 35 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Tartakower Attack (A45) 1-0 Spassky-like
V Spasov vs K Berbatov, 2010 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 45 moves, 1-0

Rubinstein Opening b3, Bb2 Stonewall Attk (D05) 1-0 Spearhead
E Schiller vs P Grieve, 2005  
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 1-0

Rubinstein b3, Bb2 Stonewall Attk vs Bogoljubow Def (D05) 0-1
E Lahav vs Psakhis, 1990
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 58 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Capablanca Var (A47) 1-0 Black misses his Bg7
D Mohrlok vs Ree, 1976 
(A47) Queen's Indian, 22 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack, Castle opposite (A45) 1-0 Sacs help the Q+
Dzindzichashvili vs Tukmakov, 1971 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 42 moves, 1-0

Closed Sicilian (B25) 1-0 White easily passes pawns
Carlsen vs F Vallejo Pons, 2010 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 29 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Spielmann-Indian (A46) 0-1 "Brownean Motion"
O Sarapu vs Browne, 1972 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 32 moves, 0-1

Reti/English, Anglo-Indian Def. Scandi Def (A15) 0-1 Spearhead
O E Jorgensen vs T Lynge, 2001
(A15) English, 34 moves, 0-1

K's English. Four Knights Fianchetto (A29) 1-0 Polka finish!
W Schmidt vs J Lewi, 1968 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 42 moves, 1-0

English, Symmetrical. Dbl Fio vs Hedgehog Def (A30) 0-1Combo #!
R Panjwani vs Ivanchuk, 2014 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 37 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: unusual From Gambit 4.dxc7 Qxc7 (A02) 0-1 Fooled
L De Veauce vs Keene, 1963  
(A02) Bird's Opening, 7 moves, 0-1

Indian Game/Owen's Def (A45) 0-1 Black triples on g-file
R P Alvarez vs A Valenzuela, 2005 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 0-1

Reti Opening: Anglo-Slav. Torre System (A12) 0-1 h-pawn lever
A Ostl vs Hertneck, 1985 
(A12) English with b3, 16 moves, 0-1

English Anglo-Indian Def. Flohr-Mikenas-Carls Var (A18)1-0 B-Q#
M Stryjecki vs C Carbonell Bofill, 2003 
(A18) English, Mikenas-Carls, 13 moves, 1-0

Anderssen-> Bird's Opening (A00) 1-0 Play on both wings
N R McDonald vs B Thipsay, 2001
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 41 moves, 1-0

Mikenas Defense (A40) 1-0 Some resemblance to QGD exchange
B Finegold vs J Gonzales, 2001 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Halibut Gambit (A10) 0-1Be the first to arrive
H Sieber vs L Frenzel, 1989 
(A10) English, 30 moves, 0-1

Special beauty prize award by Urugway chess periodical Mundial
L Palau vs J W te Kolste, 1927 
(A48) King's Indian, 15 moves, 1-0

Polish ML Exchange (A00) 1-0 Sudden 7th ranker
M Bach vs R Svane, 2009 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Zukertort, Sic Invite/Torre Attk (A04) 1-0 Spearhead, interfere
J Augustin vs A Lanc, 1975 
(A04) Reti Opening, 18 moves, 1-0

Van't Kruijs 1.e3 2.f4 Bird's Opening (A00) 1-0Dual flank attks
E Hahn vs J Vitense, 1932 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 24 moves, 1-0

Reti Opening: General (A09) 1-0 Delicious pawn munching
A Stefanova vs M Sebag, 2010 
(A09) Reti Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Symmetrical. Hedgehog Def (A30) 1-0 Mayet's #
G Jones vs P Carlsson, 2016 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 39 moves, 1-0

English, Anglo-Indian Def. Q's Knight Var (A16) 1-0 Pin to win
Kosten vs G Lilley, 1999 
(A16) English, 28 moves, 1-0

English Symmetrical. Botvinnik System Reversed (A36) 1-0 51.?
Korchnoi vs P Bakker, 1976 
(A36) English, 52 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def. Classical. Ilyin-Zhenevsky Var (A97) 1-0 missed pin
M Rodshtein vs B Amin, 2005 
(A97) Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky, 45 moves, 1-0

Benoni Defense: Czech Benoni Def (A56) 1-0 hitting h7!
Knaak vs A Maciejewski, 1976
(A56) Benoni Defense, 34 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Yusupov-Rubinstein System (A46) 0-1 Weak dbld Ps
Rubinstein vs Spielmann, 1928 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 46 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Pseudo-Benko Bg5 vs Bb7 (A46) 0-1 Bxf2+ next
Miles vs J M Hodgson, 1993 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 0-1

Odds game produces Legall's mate w/an extra step!
Smith vs NN, 1852 
(000) Chess variants, 11 moves, 1-0

World Championship Match (1954), KIA vs Sicilian (A07) 1-0
Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1954 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

Indian Game g4 (A45) 1-0 Reti discusses the Bishops
Breyer vs K Havasi, 1918  
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 31 moves, 1-0

K's English. Two Knts' Variation Fianchetto (A22) Crossfire
Reshevsky vs I Spero, 1921 
(A22) English, 33 moves, 1-0

Polish Defense: General (A40) 1-0 Audacious K walk
Wojtaszek vs Z Pakleza, 2010 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 54 moves, 1-0

Benoni Def: Old Benoni. P Thrust (A44) 1-0 Cross pin backfires
R Toran Albero vs F Kuijpers, 1965 
(A44) Old Benoni Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Horwitz Defense: General (A40) 1-0 Pure Greco's Mate!
R Hovhannisyan vs M Yudkevich, 2013 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 30 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Golombek Def (A16) 1-0 20.?
A Kramer vs O Ruester, 1926 
(A16) English, 20 moves, 1-0

English Symmetrical. Anti-Benoni Spielmann Def (A32) 0-1Deflect
Kurkletis vs Vasiukov, 1957 
(A32) English, Symmetrical Variation, 11 moves, 0-1

Hippopotamus (A00) 1-0 Decoy Sacrifice pulls K into peril!
Wang Yue vs Ponomariov, 2005 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 41 moves, 1-0

Benoni Def (A60) 1-0 The centralized Q is overwhelming
Vaulin vs Smagin, 1997 
(A60) Benoni Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

KIA 2.Qe2 vs French Def (A07) 1-0 N infiltration fork
Chigorin vs A Zinkl, 1897 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 31 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Symmetrical (A04) 1-0Notes by Stockfish 28.?
Panno vs Spassky, 1955 
(A04) Reti Opening, 33 moves, 1-0

Barry Attack vs KID Yugoslav Bg7 & Bb7 (A48) 0-1
M Shereshevsky vs Kasparov, 1978 
(A48) King's Indian, 32 moves, 0-1

Veresov Atack. Dutch System (A80) 1-0 Superb Defense & Attack!
Shirov vs V Zhuravliov, 1986 
(A80) Dutch, 32 moves, 1-0

Grob Gambit. Fritz Gambit (A00) 1-0 Spearhead hits f7+, BxNf8
C Bloodgood vs W R Waymire, 1960 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 10 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack (A06) 1-0 N sac for Dovetail #
R Garcia vs H Rossetto, 1970
(A06) Reti Opening, 15 moves, 1-0

Van't Kruijs /From G Declined A00 1-0"Special Brilliancy Prize"
Blackburne vs Nimzowitsch, 1914 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 42 moves, 1-0

Van't Kruijs Opening: General (A00) 1-0 Cornered Q tomb ahead
A Selezniev vs Von Bardeleben, 1920 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 39 moves, 1-0

KIA vs Semi-Tarrasch (A04) 1-0 Fine Kside sac attack!
N Getz vs M Mitchell, 2011 
(A04) Reti Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Hungarian vs Leningrad Dutch (A00) 0-1 Stockfish notes; X-ray
S Platzack vs J van Baarle, 1967 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

Dutch Defense: Raphael Var (A80) 0-1 Spearhead pin
V Bhat vs O de la Riva Aguado, 2006
(A80) Dutch, 25 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack/Bird-like Bb2, f4, Ne5 (A06) 1-0
J Rejdal vs M Dietze, 1931 
(A06) Reti Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

1.e4 e5 King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 Dueling batteries
Ken Ronny Schouten vs C B Jacobsen, 2017 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 53 moves, 1-0

K's English. Kramnik-Shirov Counter (A21) 1-0 Kside assault
L Piasetski vs Stijn Gieben, 2013
(A21) English, 33 moves, 1-0

English Opening vs Bb7 (A10) 1-0 Which battery is better?
K Spraggett vs Spassky, 1985 
(A10) English, 40 moves, 1-0

Game 42 in Lasker's Manual of Chess by Emanuel Lasker
Rubinstein vs Spielmann, 1912  
(A84) Dutch, 42 moves, 0-1

The Guernsey Gibbet of '85!! (Morphy's Mate)
Hebden vs J M Hodgson, 1985 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 21 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Yusupov-Rubinstein System (A46) 1-0Stockfish notes
Lobron vs Korchnoi, 1998 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack: General (A45) 0-1 Now that was some finish!
Duda vs Rapport, 2019 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 0-1

Benoni Defense: Dbl Fianchetto (A62) 0-1Super Nezh Exchange Sac
V Zak vs R Nezhmetdinov, 1951 
(A62) Benoni, Fianchetto Variation, 28 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Agincourt Def. Catalan Def Accepted (A13) 1-0
O Brendel vs T Chapman, 2017 
(A13) English, 26 moves, 1-0

Mexican Defense: General (A50) 0-1 Spearhead
J R Potter vs Benjamin, 2003 
(A50) Queen's Pawn Game, 40 moves, 0-1

White Dbl Fio vs Black...d5, Bg4 (A06) 1-0 Bishop pair pins
W Schmidt vs Spiridonov, 1976
(A06) Reti Opening, 30 moves, 1-0

Game 178 of 200 Modern Brilliancies by Kevin Wicker (pub. 1981)
Suba vs L Roos, 1978 
(A16) English, 23 moves, 1-0

Torre Attack: Fianchetto Def (A48) 1-0 Light Squared Symphony!
P Trifunovic vs M Aaron, 1962 
(A48) King's Indian, 31 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fully Accepted Var (A58) 1-0 27.?
J Bentley vs S Tavares, 2018 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 30 moves, 1-0

Zwischenzug in the Opening - Immediate recapture not required
A Durao vs S Horta, 1954 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 8 moves, 1-0

Old Benoni (A43) 0-1 Castle while you have the chance
Braun vs O Nedeljkovic, 1932 
(A43) Old Benoni, 25 moves, 0-1

Modern Def: Averbakh System. Kotov (A42) 1-0 Battery prevails
Spassky vs E Macskasy, 1964 
(A42) Modern Defense, Averbakh System, 41 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Capablanca Var (A47) 1-0 Pin on the open file
Kostic vs E Steiner, 1921 
(A47) Queen's Indian, 18 moves, 1-0

KIA vs Tarrasch Def (A07) Late Q sac busts open the king's wing
Gurgenidze vs A Khasin, 1957 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 80 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Kside Fianchetto (A48) 0-1 P fork trick, remove gu
H High vs Keene, 1964 
(A48) King's Indian, 18 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Anglo-Indian Def. K's Knight Var (A15) 0-1
J Vatnikov vs Furman, 1949
(A15) English, 28 moves, 0-1

Zukertort Opening: Queen Pawn Def(A06) 1-0 23.?
L Gutman vs Kholmov, 1975 
(A06) Reti Opening, 26 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack: Symmetrical Defense (A05) 1-0 16.?
N Minev vs I Novak, 1974 
(A05) Reti Opening, 19 moves, 1-0

Dbl Fio/English Opening: Agincourt Def (A13) 0-1 Dbl N sacs
Portisch vs E Haag, 1959 
(A13) English, 19 moves, 0-1

English, Anglo-Indian Def. K's Knight Var (A15) 1-0 Batteries
Karpov vs M Schauwecker, 1973 
(A15) English, 45 moves, 1-0

Benoni Defense: Classical. Czerniak Def (A76) 1-0 Wch U14
Jobava vs J V Leal, 1997 
(A76) Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 29 moves, 1-0

CoIle vs Indian: Yusupov-Rubinstein System (A46) 0-1Outnumbered
L Matibet vs Marshall, 1935 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 14 moves, 0-1

English, Agincourt Def. Wimpy System (A13) 0-1 unmassed action
Taimanov vs Hjartarson, 1997 
(A13) English, 44 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: Anti-Bird (A02) 0-1 Bg1 clears the mating square
R Wyss vs G Barcza, 1968 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 14 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical. Duchamp Var (A38) 1-0 B combo
Larsen vs A Davie, 1967 
(A38) English, Symmetrical, 25 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening: From Gambit (A02) 0-1Greco's "Mate" gains a piece
F Lazard vs Menchik, 1929 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 35 moves, 0-1

Reti Opening: Anglo-Slav. New York System (A12) 1-0 big battery
Kazhdan vs I Novikov, 1964 
(A12) English with b3, 25 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Agincourt Def (A13) 0-1 49...?
Egor Filipets vs A Aleksandrov, 2018 
(A13) English, 52 moves, 0-1

King's English. Four Knights Quiet Line (A28) 0-1 B-Q Spearhead
Suba vs Smyslov, 1982 
(A28) English, 56 moves, 0-1

Polish Opening: Czech Defense (A00) 1-0 Intermezzo+, Spearhead#
J L Hardy vs C A Langabeer, 1947 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 13 moves, 1-0

Anderssen Opening: General (A00) 1-0 Underpromotion
M E de Freitas vs L Maragliano, 1958 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Modern (A01) 1-0 Uncommon finish
A Sokolov vs S Milliet, 2015 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: De Bruycker Def (A40) 0-1 Stripped clean
Stellwagen vs D D van Geet, 2000 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 35 moves, 0-1

Hippopotamus (A00) 1-0 h-file clearance, g6 for Damiano's Mate
Blatny vs L Kotan, 2005
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Famous Game 25 in 'Pawn Power in Chess' by Hans Kmoch
Reti vs Bogoljubov, 1924  
(A13) English, 25 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: General (A45) 1-0 White Queens rule
S Williams vs Shane Melaugh, 2019 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 35 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Declined. ML (A57) 1-0 h-file P lever & battery
S Conquest vs Degraeve, 2001 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 22 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack: General (A45) 1-0 B-Q Spearhead
Nakamura vs J Friedel, 2001 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 47 moves, 1-0

Benoni Def/Reversed QGA (A43) 1-0 Formidable battery
Hort vs Velimirovic, 1976 
(A43) Old Benoni, 29 moves, 1-0

English, Anglo-Indian Def. Q's Knight Var (A16) 1-0 P rollers
C Hansen vs Ftacnik, 1991 
(A16) English, 37 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def: General (A52) 0-1 Sacs on f3, e4 weaken light sq
Kobe vs G Georges, 1985 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 24 moves, 0-1

Trompowsky Attk: Classical Def. Big Center Var (A45) 1-0Exposed
C E Toth vs E Matsuura, 2004
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Kingside Fianchetto (A48) 1-0 Tripled loses?!
N Noritsyn vs W Bravo, 2008
(A48) King's Indian, 34 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Yusupov-Rubinstein System /Colle Bb2(A46) 0-1Stock
Yusupov vs Tal, 1988 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 35 moves, 0-1

Reti Opening: Anglo-Slav. Bled Variation (A12) 0-1 Sticky
M Ujtelky vs N Cortlever, 1969 
(A12) English with b3, 23 moves, 0-1

Benoni Def: Modern Var (A56) 0-1 occupy 2nd rank
A P Smith vs Hebden, 2001
(A56) Benoni Defense, 26 moves, 0-1

Veresov 4Ns Attk (A45) 1/2-1/2Perpetual avoids mate on diagonal
Tartakower vs Nimzowitsch, 1923 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

Reti Opening: Advance Variation (A09) 1-0 Battery
V Hamitevici vs J Rowson, 2015
(A09) Reti Opening, 32 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: Staunton Gambit. Chigorin Var (A83) 1-0 Battery sqz
S P Johnston vs M Judd, 1903 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 19 moves, 1-0

Barry Attk vs Lasker's NY System (A45) 0-1 P storm leaves weak
T Nabaty vs P Zpevak, 2012
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Defense: General (A53) 1-0 Spearhead w/Ng5
Faruq vs Navab, 1959 
(A53) Old Indian, 10 moves, 1-0

Budapest Defense: Alekhine. Abonyi Var (A52) 1-0 Zwischenzug!
Keres vs Gilg, 1937 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 32 moves, 1-0

Old Indian Defense: General (A53) 1-0 25.?
Jobava vs Galego, 2005 
(A53) Old Indian, 28 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening: General (A00) 0-1 Exch Sac Kside Assault!
Lloyd vs R Gray, 1959
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 23 moves, 0-1

KIA vs Reversed Botvinnik System (A07) 0-1 Extra piece
F Libiszewski vs Jobava, 2001
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 41 moves, 0-1

Rat Def Double Fianchetto (A41) 0-1 Philidor's Legacy
Piket vs C Hansen, 1991 
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 27 moves, 0-1

Closed Sicilian with colors reversed
Spassky vs A Medina Garcia, 1968 
(A26) English, 40 moves, 1-0

Old Benoni. Russian Var (A44) 1-0 Heavy pieces cross pin
Fine vs Santasiere, 1935 
(A44) Old Benoni Defense, 52 moves, 1-0

Game 49 in 'Excelling at Chess' by Jacob Aagaard.
Anand vs Speelman, 1996 
(A09) Reti Opening, 33 moves, 1-0

Benoni Defense: Franco-Sicilian Def (A43) 1-0 Raking Bishops
F Rhine vs F Lasch, 1986 
(A43) Old Benoni, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed vs Reversed Botvinnik System (A07) 1-0Rook Heat
K Areshchenko vs J Kavitha, 2001 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 30 moves, 1-0

Hippopotamus (A00) 1-0 Wing pawn storms, Rs invade
Hracek vs Blatny, 2017 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 45 moves, 1-0

Damiano's Bishop Mate announced in 7 moves.
I A Horowitz vs A Kevitz, 1931 
(A15) English, 22 moves, 1-0

Budapest Defense: Adler Variation (A52) 1-0 19...?
G Sigurjonsson vs A S Segal, 1968 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 26 moves, 1-0

K's English. 4 Knts Quiet Line 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (A28)1-0 h-file pop
Azmaiparashvili vs Chernin, 1980 
(A28) English, 29 moves, 1-0

Game 14 in 'The Game of Chess' by Harry Golombek
G Abrahams vs Golombek, 1948 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 25 moves, 0-1

Polish Opening vs center pawn duo (A00) 1-0terrific mating net!
H Rosenfeld vs L B Meyer, 1907 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Queen's Knight Var (A85) 0-1 Dbl R sac!
V Guerra vs A Peixoto, 2001
(A85) Dutch, with c4 & Nc3, 40 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical. Hedgehog Def (A30) 1-0 Kside bash
Bronstein vs Byvshev, 1952 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 42 moves, 1-0

K's English. Two Knights' Reversed Dragon (A22) 1-0Safe cracker
A D de Groot vs N Cortlever, 1942 
(A22) English, 35 moves, 1-0

K's English. Two Knts' Reversed Dragon (A22) 0-1 Change course
Tirman vs Jollner, 1940
(A22) English, 27 moves, 0-1

Dutch Classical. Buenos Aires (A96) 1-0 Single threats add up
Kavalek vs J B Bednarski, 1972 
(A96) Dutch, Classical Variation, 33 moves, 1-0

KIA vs QGD Bb7, Be7 (A07) 1-0 Line clearance w/overworked pawn
A Liang vs J Haug, 2017 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 30 moves, 1-0

Bird's Opening @ N odds (A03) 0-1 Lady champion flash
Lasker vs Nellie L Marshall Showalter, 1893  
(000) Chess variants, 25 moves, 0-1

English vs Agincourt Def. Catalan Def (A13) 0-1 overworked pawn
L Christiansen vs J N Jacobs, 1974 
(A13) English, 27 moves, 0-1

English Defense. General (A10) 0-1 18...?
R Hubert vs G Welling, 1997 
(A10) English, 28 moves, 0-1

Veresov 4.f3 h6 (A45) 1-0 Good game by young Levon
Aronian vs I Khamrakulova, 1993 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: Queen's Knight Var (A85) 0-1 Battery & Crossfire!!
Ekstein vs Laes, 1956 
(A85) Dutch, with c4 & Nc3, 14 moves, 0-1

Dutch Def: 5.BxNf6 BxBf6 6.e4 (A80) 0-1 Stockfish; 37...?
L H Deelman vs A Bleijkmans, 1887 
(A80) Dutch, 36 moves, 0-1

King's English. Four Knts Korchnoi Line (A28) 1-0 Q+ & fork Ba3
Seirawan vs R Costigan, 1977 
(A28) English, 29 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def: Rubinstein Var (A52) 0-1 3x3 Kill Box Mate
A Pavlidis vs J Dudys, 2001 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 35 moves, 0-1

Zukertort / Reversed Benoni (A06) 1-0 Spearheads
Aronian vs V S Gujrathi, 2020 
(A06) Reti Opening, 56 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Kingside Fianchetto (A48) 1-0 Battery piles on
Bronstein vs A Vaisman, 1974 
(A48) King's Indian, 25 moves, 1-0

KIA vs Reversed Botvinnik System (A07) 0-1 abattoir
P Denger vs J Fehr, 2016 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 29 moves, 0-1

Dutch Def: Leningrad Var (A87) 0-1 Central Crossfire
V Glatman vs M Yudovich Jr., 1968 
(A87) Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation, 30 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Spielmann-Indian (A46) 0-1 20...?
P Viner vs Leko, 1992 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Yusupov-Rubinstein System (A46) 0-1 Spearhead, pin
F Duz-Khotimirsky vs P Romanovsky, 1925
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 47 moves, 0-1

English vs Anglo-Indian Def. 6.cxd5 Nxd5 (A15) 1-0 Pins & Cross
V Akopian vs A Stambulian, 1991 
(A15) English, 21 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack vs BxNf3 (A06) 1-0 Alekhine's Gun
P Romanovsky vs Y Vilner, 1927 
(A06) Reti Opening, 66 moves, 1-0

Pseudo-Colle Bb2 vs Spielmann-Indian (A46) 0-1 Bxh2+
A Selezniev vs Spielmann, 1921 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 22 moves, 0-1

Mexican Defense: Bxh3 & Bxh6 (A50) 1-0 Destructive pins
G K Fielding vs R Durkin, 1957
(A50) Queen's Pawn Game, 43 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Classical Var (A90) 1-0 R sets up Qg7#
D Anton Guijarro vs Y Santiago, 2018 
(A90) Dutch, 27 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attk: 4.dxe6 e.p. fxe6 (A45) 1-0 Just enough
C Rossi vs Ermenkov, 2001 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: General (A57) 0-1 Spearhead
K Solomon vs R Simpson, 2001 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 37 moves, 0-1

Hungarian Opening: Dbl Fio vs Bf5 (A00) 0-1Up the board he went
J Zollbrecht vs A Riazantsev, 2001
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 37 moves, 0-1

English vs Anglo-Indian Def. QID Formation (A15) 1-0 KEG notes
Reshevsky vs Keres, 1948 
(A15) English, 41 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def: Rubinstein Var (A52) 1-0 Greco's Mate Variation
D Gurevich vs B Alford, 1991 
(A52) Budapest Gambit, 32 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Agincourt Def. Catalan Def (A13) 1-0video link
Duda vs So, 2020 
(A13) English, 47 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: General (A45) 1-0 rare Max Lange # in center
Nita Saraci vs Nafissatou Gbadamassi, 2018 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 12 moves, 1-0

King's English. General (A20) 0-1 Dovetail Bishop Mate!
M Leon Hoyos vs I Salgado Lopez, 2012 
(A20) English, 27 moves, 0-1

Czech Benoni Def (A56) 1-0 Arabian Mate arrangement
Ftacnik vs Mokry, 1985 
(A56) Benoni Defense, 31 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack: Smyslov Var (A05) 1-0 Spearhead
Stein vs A Rodriguez Carnero, 1968 
(A05) Reti Opening, 47 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening (A00) 0-1 Discovery launches Sac Attack!
FIBChess vs Deep Sjeng, 2004 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 24 moves, 0-1

Trompowsky Attack: General (A45) 1-0 Find the finish
Zhong Zhang vs Wang Yaoyao, 2005 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 1-0

Grob Gambit Declined d5-c6 (A00) 1-0 Scholar's Mate
D Wedding vs Barak, 1994 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

English, Symmetrical. Fianchetto Var (A34) 0-1 Find the Finish
M C Palmer vs Bill Wheeler, 1969 
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 22 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Defense: General (A53) 0-1 Double Rook sacrifices
J Pelaez vs A De Dovitiis, 1993 
(A53) Old Indian, 24 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Classical Var (A01) 0-1 Make Luft
Eric Crawley vs Jerry Krouse, 1972 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

KIA DBl Fio vs Pachman Sys (A07) 0-1 P on 3rd w/B pair
Abhimanyu Puranik vs S Sjugirov, 2020 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 28 moves, 0-1

English vs Anglo-Indian Def. Anglo-Grünfeld Var (A16) 0-1
Zhaoqin Peng vs Lagno, 2008 
(A16) English, 24 moves, 0-1

Benoni-Indian Def. Kingside move order (A43) 1-0Brilliant combo
S Kamuhangire vs P Rowe, 1990 
(A43) Old Benoni, 32 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Indian Var / Zuke 'em! (A01) 1-0 Pin combo
Nakamura vs Martirosyan, 2020 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 33 moves, 1-0

Polish Opening: General (A00) 1-0 It's no catbird seat
A Begaj vs C Roussiere, 2007 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

Hippopotamus 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (A00) 1-0 P storm, Pseudo-Hook Mate
F Braga vs H Rossetto, 1980 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 27 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Classical Var (A01) 1-0 Back ranker next
V Artemiev vs M Matlakov, 2020 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 43 moves, 1-0

Q Pawn Opening: 2.Nf3 Na6?! (A40) 1-0 Not quite Alekhine's Gun
Miles vs Sahovic, 1979
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 64 moves, 1-0

Game 51 from Super Nezh: Chess Assassin
Aronin vs R Nezhmetdinov, 1947 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 25 moves, 0-1

King's English. Four Knights, Botvinnik Line (A28) 1-0 NY Open
Rohde vs Dlugy, 1990 
(A28) English, 36 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Indian Var (A01) 1-0 Triangle/Fish Tail #
Jobava vs Mamedyarov, 2015 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

King's English. General (A20) 1-0 Different sort B-Q Spearhead
Y Meshkov vs W Espirito Santo, 2014 
(A20) English, 29 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 Assault & Battery
A Phillips vs Golombek, 1961 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

K's English. Four Knights Fianchetto (A29) 0-1Statue of Liberty
Serper vs Korchnoi, 1996 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 29 moves, 0-1

Santasiere's Folly (A06) 1-0 Crossfire w/a Spearhead
Santasiere vs S E Almgren, 1942 
(A06) Reti Opening, 46 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Declined. Main Line (A57) 0-1 Pins steal the win!
S Agdestein vs Vaganian, 1985 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 37 moves, 0-1

King's English. General (A20) 1-0 Dual sac attacks!
A A Webster vs Lautier, 1988 
(A20) English, 35 moves, 1-0

KIA Dbl Fio vs d5, e5 (A07) 1-0 B fork, passed pawn
H Bouwmeester vs T D van Scheltinga, 1975 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 31 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: Staunton Gambit. Chigorin Var (A83) 0-1
B Gregory vs W John, 1921 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 31 moves, 0-1

King's English. Botvinnik System (A26) 1-0 Exposed Kings
Seirawan vs Van Wely, 1992 
(A26) English, 49 moves, 1-0

Englund Gambit (A40) 0-1 Slow down, look around - no hurry
R Farrell vs M Gluzman, 2001 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Knights Var. General (A46) 1-0 Support outside pas
Hebden vs Fish, 2001 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 52 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening: From Gambit. Lasker Var (A02) 1-0 P charges
Pirc vs J Aitken, 1954 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 42 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Modern Var (A57) 1-0 Capture, again
Alburt vs Hebden, 1983 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 17 moves, 1-0

Old Indian Def: Two Knights Var (A54) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Tartakower vs R Grau, 1935 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 33 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening: Bg2 (A02) 1-0 f6? Delayed Scholar's Mate
Reshevsky vs Traube, 1920 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Capablanca Var (A47) 1-0 weak squares leak
N Pavlov-Pianov vs N Zubarev, 1920
(A47) Queen's Indian, 47 moves, 1-0

King's English. Three Knights System General (A27) 0-1 Passer
H MacGrillen vs Tukmakov, 1969 
(A27) English, Three Knights System, 32 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Defense: General (A53) 0-1 Q decoy sacrifice
V Pupols vs A Kaufman, 1955 
(A53) Old Indian, 43 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Def: Czech Variation w/Nc3 (A53) 1/2-1/2 30...0-0
Rubinstein vs P Evtifeev, 1906 
(A53) Old Indian, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

English Symmetrical. Hedgehog Def (A30) 1-0 Just take iT!
Krasenkow vs Z Varga, 1989
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 34 moves, 1-0

White promotes his king (A18) 0-1 Sideways Gueridon Mate
A A Murray vs F Hebert, 1949 
(A18) English, Mikenas-Carls, 58 moves, 0-1

Wade Defense: General (A41) 1-0
J Readey vs E Schiller, 1986 
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 53 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense: Bg7 (A40) 0-1 R sacrifice allows the Q drop-in#
B Brinck-Claussen vs Ivkov, 1968 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 45 moves, 0-1

Karpov comes within a Black draw of regaining the WC title
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1987 
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 57 moves, 1-0

Polish Opening: Exchange, Delayed Bird (A00) 0-1 Correspondence
Stoer vs A Seidl, 1897 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 20 moves, 0-1

Polish Opening: 1.b4 a5 2.b5 (A00) 0-1 Correspondence
E Stoliar vs J Kellner, 1966 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 21 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack: General (A06) 1-0 The long diagonal
Nimzowitsch vs W Michel, 1926 
(A06) Reti Opening, 24 moves, 1-0

Horwitz Defense: General (A40) 1-0 Throwin' wood into chipper
C Jaffe vs H Daly, 1909 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 21 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: Staunton Gambit. Chigorin Var (A83) 1-0 Raking Bs
E E Stearns vs A D Harmon, 1916 
(A83) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 26 moves, 1-0

English vs AID. K's Knight Var (A15) 1-0Battery tests back rank
Averbakh vs Kholmov, 1947 
(A15) English, 26 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense: Bg7 vs Bg2 (A40) 0-1 Heavy on the h-file!
Mamikon Gharibyan vs V Asadli, 2018 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 42 moves, 0-1

Horwitz Def: Dutch Def. Bellon Gambit (A84) 0-1 A beat down
S Von Freymann vs A Model, 1927 
(A84) Dutch, 24 moves, 0-1

Trompowsky Attack: General (A45) 1-0
H J Cordes vs D van Heirzeele, 2015
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 39 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Stonewall. Modern Var (A90) 0-1
D Andric vs Ivkov, 1951
(A90) Dutch, 30 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: Double Fianchetto Bg2, Bb2 (A02) 1-0 Stockfish
Staunton vs E Williams, 1851 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 32 moves, 1-0

St. George Defense: St. Georgs Gambit (A40) 1-0 dogfight
Chandler vs M Basman, 1985 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening: Indian Defense (A00) 1-0 Blindfold
L Christiansen vs J Polgar, 1993
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 26 moves, 1-0

"Solitaire Chess" column -GM Danny King, Chessbase Magazine 115
L E Johannessen vs Carlsen, 2006 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 36 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Yusupov-Rubinstein System (A46) 1-0 Uncommon0-0Def
V Soultanbeieff vs A Dunkelblum, 1926 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 29 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Jobava London System vs Gruenfeld (A48) 1-0 X-Ray#
Le Quang Liem vs Aronian, 2021 
(A48) King's Indian, 44 moves, 1-0

Cockeyed Colle-Zukertort Attack (A45) 1-0 Raking Bishops bite!
T Krabbe vs C Zuidema, 1967 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 1-0

Englund Gambit Complex: Soller Gambit (A40) 0-1 Correspondence
K Dorre vs R Fleuriot, 1972 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 17 moves, 0-1

English vs Anglo-Indian Def. KID Formation (A15) 1-0 h-pawn lev
Kramnik vs L'Ami, 2011 
(A15) English, 23 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Pseudo-Polish Def (A06) 0-1 half-open g-file
V Keymer vs A Sarana, 2021 
(A06) Reti Opening, 38 moves, 0-1

Dutch Def: Bf4 vs Ne4 (A80) 1-0 Obstruction, mutual batteries
M Matlakov vs D Paravyan, 2021 
(A80) Dutch, 32 moves, 1-0

King's English. Three Knights System General (A27) 1-0 15.?
J Christiansen vs A O Johansen, 2013 
(A27) English, Three Knights System, 14 moves, 1-0

Benoni Defense: Modern Var (A60) 0-1 Stunning!!
Lupulescu vs G Papp, 2016 
(A60) Benoni Defense, 35 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical. Hedgehog Defense (A30) 1-0 Pin
M Tratar vs G Papp, 2001
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 14 moves, 1-0

Horwitz Def/ Colle 5.c3 vs Dutch Def (A40) 0-1
Andreev vs Alekhine, 1909 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 0-1

King's English. General (A20) 1-0 U12 spearhead alignment
F Felecan vs V Malakhov, 1992 
(A20) English, 24 moves, 1-0

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