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French Rush
Compiled by fredthebear
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ECO codes
The Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings includes an alphanumeric classification system for openings that is widely used in chess literature. Codes C00 to C19 are the French Defence, broken up in the following way (all apart from C00 start with the moves 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5): C00 � 1.e4 e6 without 2.d4, or 2.d4 without 2...d5 (early deviations) C01 � 2.d4 d5 (includes the Exchange Variation, 3.exd5) C02 � 3.e5 (Advance Variation)
C03 � 3.Nd2 (includes 3...Be7; C03�C09 cover the Tarrasch Variation) C04 � 3.Nd2 Nc6 (Guimard Variation)
C05 � 3.Nd2 Nf6
C06 � 3.Nd2 Nf6 4.e5 Nfd7 5.Bd3
C07 � 3.Nd2 c5 (includes 4.exd5 Qxd5)
C08 � 3.Nd2 c5 4.exd5 exd5
C09 � 3.Nd2 c5 4.exd5 exd5 5.Ngf3 Nc6
C10 � 3.Nc3 (includes the Rubinstein Variation, 3...dxe4) C11 � 3.Nc3 Nf6 (includes the Steinitz Variation, 4.e5; C11�C14 cover the Classical Variation) C12 � 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 (includes the McCutcheon Variation, 4...Bb4) C13 � 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 dxe4 (Burn Variation)
C14 � 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Be7
C15 � 3.Nc3 Bb4 (C15�C19 cover the Winawer Variation) C16 � 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e5
C17 � 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e5 c5
C18 � 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e5 c5 5.a3 (includes the Armenian Variation, 5...Ba5) C19 � 3.Nc3 Bb4 4 e5 c5 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.bxc3 Ne7 7.Nf3 and 7.a4

See Starting Out: The French compiled by diegoami

See Play the French 4th Edition by John Watson compiled by shoshonte.

See An Opening Repertoire for Black -- Marovic/Parma compiled by keypusher.

Action Chess: Purdy's 24 hour opening repertoire compiled by Takqueen.

* gmann's French: Game Collection: French - Advance/Tarrasch/Exchange/etc

* Attacking French: Game Collection: Attacking with the French

* Fightin' French: Game Collection: sackman's Fighting French

* Games with ...e6: Game Collection: Partidas modelo con temas variados

* Specialists: Game Collection: The French According to ...

* BFF: Game Collection: Best Frenchies

* Taking down the Tarrasch variation: Game Collection: French defense - Tarrasch

* Opening: French Defense (C00-C19) https://www.chessgames.com/perl/che...

* Opening: French Defense (C00 C10-C13) https://www.chessgames.com/perl/che...

* Miguel's French Advance: Game Collection: French advance

* Opening: French, Tarrasch (C03-C09) https://www.chessgames.com/perl/che...

* Akselrod chips in: https://www.chessgames.com/perl/che...

* Opening: English (A10-A19) https://www.chessgames.com/perl/che...

* Opening: Queen's Pawn Game (D00 D01 D02 D04-D05 A40 A41 A45-A46 A50 E00 E10) https://www.chessgames.com/perl/che...

* Opening: Queen's Indian (E12-E19) https://www.chessgames.com/perl/che...

* Calm explanation of the violent Milner-Barry Gambit: https://www.bing.com/videos/search?...

* Jim castled into it: https://www.bing.com/videos/search?...

* Blue Mooon 1: https://www.bing.com/videos/search?...

* Blue Moon 2: https://www.bing.com/videos/search?...

* Blue Moon 3: https://www.bing.com/videos/search?...

* Blue Moon 4:

French Def: Diemer-Duhm Gambit (C00) 1-0 Q pins N, Opera #
E J Diemer vs Buerger, 1948 
(C00) French Defense, 10 moves, 1-0

French / Owen Defense (C00) 1-0 Simultaneous pin & fork+
Chigorin vs A Skipworth, 1883 
(C00) French Defense, 16 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Alapin Gambit (C00) 1-0 Left-handed Opera Mate
E J Diemer vs Otto, 1956 
(C00) French Defense, 17 moves, 1-0

French Def: 2.Qe2 Chigorin Var (C00) 1-0 Kside pawn roller
F Bohatirchuk vs E Sadovsky, 1946
(C00) French Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Var (C00) 1-0 Greek gift declined, N sac accepted
Kosteniuk vs C P Gouw, 2000 
(C00) French Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Two Knights Var (C00) 0-1
S Savitskiy vs G Popilski, 2013
(C00) French Defense, 20 moves, 0-1

French Def: Schlechter Var (C00) 1-0 Q sacrifice for Boden's #
Tarrasch vs M Kuerschner, 1892 
(C00) French Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

French Exchange (C01) 0-1 Castle opposite, pawn storm
C Hovind vs Alekhine, 1930 
(C01) French, Exchange, 24 moves, 0-1

French Exchange (C01) 0-1 sKorching counterattack on f2
L Kovacs vs Korchnoi, 1969 
(C01) French, Exchange, 25 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) 1-0
Mihailo Trajkovic vs Ivkov, 1952
(C01) French, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

"The Chess Career of Rudolf Spielmann, 1903-1926."
Spielmann vs R Wahle, 1926 
(C01) French, Exchange, 17 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) 0-1 telegraph match
G Simonson vs M Morgan, 1897 
(C01) French, Exchange, 20 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Variation (C01) 1-0 25.?
G Nagy vs Rubinstein, 1926 
(C01) French, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

Petrov/French Exchange (C01) 0-1N the hole gets pinned to his Q
Short vs Harikrishna, 2007 
(C01) French, Exchange, 19 moves, 0-1

French Exchange. Monte Carlo (C01) 0-1 Rook just takes the pawn
K Weissenbach vs A Graf, 2008 
(C01) French, Exchange, 20 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange. Monte Carlo (C01) 1-0 Tactics
Fritz vs Hertneck, 1998 
(C01) French, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Exchange. Monte Carlo Var (C01) 0-1 R battery
N Miezis vs Bagirov, 1991 
(C01) French, Exchange, 23 moves, 0-1

French Def: Exchange. Monte Carlo Var (C01) 1-0Criss-cross mate
C Briscoe vs D Spence, 2004 
(C01) French, Exchange, 23 moves, 1-0

French Advance. 5.Bd7 Euwe Var (C02)1-0 R sac puts K on platter
V Muratov vs Makarov, 1981 
(C02) French, Advance, 18 moves, 1-0

Milner-Barry Gambit (C02) 1-0 Blackburne's Mate: 24.Bxh7# 1-0
B Koch vs H Nowarra, 1938 
(C02) French, Advance, 24 moves, 1-0

French Adv Main Line 6.a3 cxd4 (C02) 1-0 Back-to-back N sacs!
Antoshin vs Kasparian, 1954 
(C02) French, Advance, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def: Advance. 6.a3 cxd4 Main Line (C02) 0-1 Pin wins
J Baules vs E Soares, 2018 
(C02) French, Advance, 26 moves, 0-1

French Advance. Lputian Var (C02) 1-0 Happiness is a warm gun~
Caruana vs F Vallejo Pons, 2012 
(C02) French, Advance, 24 moves, 1-0

French Def: Advance. Lputian Var 6.a3 Nh6 7.b4 cxd4 (C02) 1-0
I Khairullin vs M Meinhardt, 2007
(C02) French, Advance, 23 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Modern System (C03) 1-0 0-0 & Sac Attk!
Geller vs P Kekki, 1985 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 22 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 1-0
Vocaturo vs Kirill Shubin, 2019
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 21 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 1-0
S Savitskiy vs T Fodor Jr, 2012
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 22 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch Var (C03) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Steinitz vs Marshall, 1893 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch Var (C03) 1-0 N sac precedes Greek gift
Jansa vs D Marovic, 1974 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 21 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 0-1 21...?
D Pirrot vs Hertneck, 1989 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 21 moves, 0-1

French, Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0 18.?
Alekhine vs Sik, 1943 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 19 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 1-0 Rook trap
Beliavsky vs Bareev, 1994 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0 Pin
Carlsen vs Caruana, 2014 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 11 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Open System Adv(C08) 1-0Rob back rank defender
Carlsen vs P Nikolic, 2005 
(C08) French, Tarrasch, Open, 4.ed ed, 22 moves, 1-0

French Def. Tarrasch. Open System ML (C09) 0-1 Pins & Battery
Ragozin vs Botvinnik, 1941 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 24 moves, 0-1

French, Classical Svenonius Var(C10) 0-1Same N&B hit c2, BAD Zw
M Pytel vs E Prie, 1990 
(C10) French, 9 moves, 0-1

French Rubinstein Var (C10) 1-0 Q snare; N pin to mating square
Steinitz vs Bird, 1866 
(C10) French, 12 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein Var. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Dbl B Sacs
Gelfand vs Kramnik, 1994 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 0-1 Dbl threat crusher!
H Lohmann vs Teschner, 1950 
(C10) French, 10 moves, 0-1

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Photo link
H E Atkins vs Blackburne, 1909 
(C10) French, 23 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Invading N blast
Yanofsky vs J Therien, 1947 
(C10) French, 19 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Kasparov Attack(C10) 1-0Knighted (or Pinned)
Vescovi vs Karpov, 2004 
(C10) French, 22 moves, 1-0

French, Classical. Delayed Exchange (C11) 0-1 14.Nd1? Blunder
J Noa vs J Mason, 1883 
(C11) French, 15 moves, 0-1

French Def. Classical. Swiss Var (C11) 0-1 Black insurgents
F Duz-Khotimirsky vs Rubinstein, 1905 
(C11) French, 22 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Swiss Variation (C11) 1-0 22.?
Schlechter vs J Bendiner, 1893 
(C11) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn, Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0 Skewer
Saar Drori vs H H Hakobyan, 2018 
(C11) French, 21 moves, 1-0

French Alekhine-Chatard Attack. Maroczy Var (C13) 1-0Sac attack
Nisipeanu vs A C Florean, 1995 
(C13) French, 19 moves, 1-0

FR Alekhine-Chatard Attk. Albin-Chatard G. (C13) 1-0 Dbl R sacs
Pachman vs Eckert, 1940 
(C13) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Def: Alekhine-Chatard Attk. Teichmann Var (C13) 1-0
E Valeev vs Stephanov, 1956 
(C13) French, 23 moves, 1-0

Game 153 Max Euwe - From Steinitz to Fischer, Part 1
Euwe vs Maroczy, 1921 
(C13) French, 18 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Tartakower Var (C13) 0-1Rs to the rescue
Spielmann vs J van den Bosch, 1935 
(C13) French, 22 moves, 0-1

FR Winawer. Fingerslip, Kunin Double Gambit (C15) 1-0 Opera #
R Schwarz vs Labau, 1948 
(C15) French, Winawer, 11 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer Var (C15) 1-0 Boden's Mate
Alekhine vs Vasic, 1931 
(C15) French, Winawer, 11 moves, 1-0

French Winawer by namesake (C15) 0-1 Well-timed checks
Winawer vs De Vere, 1870 
(C15) French, Winawer, 16 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Winckelmann-Riemer Gambit (C15) 1-0
E Moser vs A L Schnegg, 2013 
(C15) French, Winawer, 21 moves, 1-0

37 of 200 Modern Brilliancies (1984) by Kevin Wicker
A Ladisic vs L Roos, 1976 
(C16) French, Winawer, 23 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Bogoljubow Var (C17) 0-1 13.?
J Friedman vs Gulko, 1993 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 16 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Retreat Var General (C18) 0-1 Ns grab Ps
Leighton Allen vs J Hudson, 1957 
(C18) French, Winawer, 15 moves, 0-1

FR Winawer PP (C18) 0-1 Dbl R Sacs; 3 pieces beat 2 in a K hunt
C Canoba vs Eliskases, 1957 
(C18) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned Pawn Main Line (C18) 0-1Stockfish
M Delage vs S Prokofiev, 1937 
(C18) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 0-1

Botvinnik - Smyslov World Championship Match (1954), Moscow URS
Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1954 
(C18) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned Pawn General (C18) 1-0 11.?
E Ilfeld vs Halb, 1993 
(C18) French, Winawer, 16 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned Pawn, Paoli Var (C18) 0-1 Corresp
H W Jordan vs G Fawbush, 1977 
(C18) French, Winawer, 20 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Positional Variation (C19) 1-0 19.?
V Iordachescu vs Raul Schmidt, 2010 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 19 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0It looked like an Alekhine t-bolt
D Norwood vs S Marsh, 1992 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 36 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: French Var. Westerinen Attack (B40) 1/2-1/2
Oral vs S Vesselovsky, 2001 
(B40) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Chigorin Var (C00) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Chigorin vs Tarrasch, 1893 
(C00) French Defense, 43 moves, 1-0

French Def: 2.Qe2 Chigorin Var (C00) 0-1 Up material
Z Solmanis vs A Chistiakov, 1949
(C00) French Defense, 30 moves, 0-1

French Defense: La Bourdonnais Variation (C00) · 0-1
J de Moura vs P Tramoyeres, 1951 
(C00) French Defense, 31 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Schlechter Var (C00) 0-1 K walk is not finished
W Moorman vs H Rosenfeld, 1909 
(C00) French Defense, 28 moves, 0-1

KIA vs French (A07) 1-0 Aggressive pawns restrict Black King
V Ciocaltea vs J Kozma, 1963 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Two Knights Variation (C00) · 0-1
Chekhover vs A Khasin, 1954
(C00) French Defense, 35 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Two Knights Var (C00) 0-1 Exchange Sac
Larsen vs Petrosian, 1966 
(C00) French Defense, 48 moves, 0-1

French Def: Horwitz Attack. Papa-Ticulat Gambit (C00) 0-1
I Ivanco vs J Fichtl, 1955
(C00) French Defense, 40 moves, 0-1

French Def: Horwitz Attack. Papa-Ticulat Gambit (C00) 1-0
Prins vs W J Fry, 1950 
(C00) French Defense, 33 moves, 1-0

Capablanca - Alekhine World Championship Match (1927), Buenos A
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1927 
(C01) French, Exchange, 43 moves, 0-1

Game 22 Secrets of Modern Chess Strategy by John Watson
Marshall vs Nimzowitsch, 1927  
(C01) French, Exchange, 60 moves, 0-1

"Aron Nimzowitsch: A Reappraisal" by Raymond Keene
N Mannheimer vs Nimzowitsch, 1930  
(C01) French, Exchange, 44 moves, 0-1

G13 Chess Secrets: The Giants of Strategy by Neil McDonald
Yates vs Nimzowitsch, 1926 
(C01) French, Exchange, 46 moves, 0-1

French Exchange 4...Nc6 5...Bd6 (C01) 0-1 Royal fork
M Boyarchenko vs I Makka, 2008 
(C01) French, Exchange, 38 moves, 0-1

French Exchange 5.Bd3 c5 (C01) 0-1 Very agressive Black pawns
V Gunina vs A Gupta, 2018
(C01) French, Exchange, 37 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Delayed Exchange Var (C01) 0-1
S G Lebedev vs Korchnoi, 1955 
(C01) French, Exchange, 45 moves, 0-1

French Exchange 4...Nc6 5...Bd6 (C01) 0-1 Connected passers
S Palit vs Sengupta, 2005 
(C01) French, Exchange, 44 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Delayed Exchange (C01) 0-1 EG link
Miles vs Korchnoi, 1979 
(C01) French, Exchange, 53 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Exchange, Canal Attack (C01) 0-1 34...?
Turov vs V Karagodin, 1997 
(C01) French, Exchange, 36 moves, 0-1

Game 11 in Neil McDonald's How to Play Against 1 e4
Morphy vs S Smyth, 1859 
(C01) French, Exchange, 36 moves, 1-0

Game 185 My Best Games of Chess: 1908 -1937 by A. Alekhine
W Winter vs Alekhine, 1936 
(C01) French, Exchange, 39 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) 0-1 Juniors
Browne vs Soltis, 1964 
(C01) French, Exchange, 35 moves, 0-1

French Def: Exchange Var (C01) 0-1 R deflection sacrifice!
E Delmar vs McCutcheon, 1897 
(C01) French, Exchange, 30 moves, 0-1

French Exchange Copycat (C01) 0-1 Notes by Lasker
L Forgacs vs Rubinstein, 1909  
(C01) French, Exchange, 52 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance 5.f4 (C02) 0-1 Black has 4 connected Ps
S Pulnikov vs A Iljin, 2001 
(C02) French, Advance, 50 moves, 0-1

Opening Repertoire for Black -- Marovic/Parma
Bondarevsky vs Botvinnik, 1941 
(C02) French, Advance, 29 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance Variation. Nimzowitsch System (C02) 0-1
Keres vs Euwe, 1936 
(C02) French, Advance, 31 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance. Main Line (C02) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
Y Afek vs Psakhis, 1990 
(C02) French, Advance, 49 moves, 0-1

French Advance 6.a3 c4 (C02) 0-1 Sequence favors Black 0-0-0
I A Zaitsev vs Petrosian, 1969 
(C02) French, Advance, 33 moves, 0-1

Play the French 2, John Watson recommends 5..Qb6
Flamberg vs Breyer, 1914 
(C02) French, Advance, 50 moves, 0-1

French Def: Advance. Nimzowitsch System (C02) 1-0 Dbl Knt Sacs
Nenarokov vs V Goglidze, 1930 
(C02) French, Advance, 38 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch Variation (C03) · 1-0
Yudasin vs Gulko, 1981 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 33 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Modern System (C03) 0-1 Uncastled Ks
A Medina Garcia vs Korchnoi, 1969 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 35 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Guimard Def (C03) 0-1 That's far enough!
Sokolsky vs Korchnoi, 1954 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 33 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Modern System (C03) 1-0
Rozentalis vs P Nikolic, 1994 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Guimard Def (C03) 0-1
B Jacobsen vs Timman, 1967
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 29 moves, 0-1

French Tarrasch Guimard Defense (C03) 0-1 Strange indeed
Keres vs Petrosian, 1950 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 35 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Guimard Defense (C03) 0-1
E Paoli vs A Dueckstein, 1961 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 75 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Guimard Defense (C03) 0-1
W Bialas vs Hecht, 1963 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 67 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 1/2-1/2
R Nicevski vs Uhlmann, 1968 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

A.V.R.O. 1938- Capa's 50th birthday ruined
Alekhine vs Capablanca, 1938 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 35 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Pawn Center Variation (C05) · 1-0
Parma vs U Geller, 1971
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 39 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 0-1 Stockfish
Steinitz vs Lasker, 1896 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 44 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 1/2-1/2
Botvinnik vs Bronstein, 1951 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 67 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 0-1
A Ornstein vs Unzicker, 1978 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 1-0
Matulovic vs Minic, 1967
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 1-0

French, Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0Cozio's#
G Ligterink vs H Bohm, 1977 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 29 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 0-1triple on the h-file
Kmoch vs Kostic, 1927 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 0-1

French Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07)1-0 R robbery
Minic vs V Bukal Sr, 1972 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 0-1 Stockfish notes
A Matanovic vs Korchnoi, 1968 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 66 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System Main Line (C09)1-0 K walk
Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1971 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 34 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System ML (C09) 1-0 28.? Action Ches
Levenfish vs M Yudovich Sr., 1933 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 31 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System ML (C09) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Keres vs Capablanca, 1938 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 38 moves, 1-0

French Def. Tarrasch. Open System ML (C09) 1-0 Nice eX sequence
Keres vs Portisch, 1961 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 38 moves, 1-0

French, Fort Knox Bg7, NxNe5 (C10) 1/2-1/2 Isolani
Short vs Predojevic, 2010
(C10) French, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0Smashing f7
Keres vs J Turn, 1942 
(C10) French, 32 moves, 1-0

French Burn Var. Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Video link
Polgar vs Morozevich, 2000 
(C11) French, 36 moves, 0-1

French Classical. Burn ML (C11) 1-0 Faire sauter un Roc !
Topalov vs Kramnik, 1997 
(C11) French, 45 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Burn Main Line (C11) 1-0Nice Kside piece work
Topalov vs Bareev, 2004 
(C11) French, 44 moves, 1-0

French Def: Steinitz Var (C11) 0-1 8...Qxb2
Nakamura vs Morozevich, 2012 
(C11) French, 32 moves, 0-1

French Def. Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1 Strangeness
Ivanchuk vs Carlsen, 2011 
(C11) French, 45 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Burn (C11) 1-0 Bridgeburner annotates
Vidmar vs Rubinstein, 1905 
(C11) French, 36 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Variation (C11) 1-0 24.?
Negi vs G Munkhgal, 2014 
(C11) French, 30 moves, 1-0

Petrosian - Spassky World Championship Match (1966), Moscow URS
Spassky vs Petrosian, 1966 
(C11) French, 31 moves, 1-0

Awarded "Best Game prize" of the tournament.
Th Molien vs W Sohn, 1894 
(C11) French, 30 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Alekhine's Folly (C11) 1-0 Stockfish
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1914 
(C11) French, 45 moves, 1-0

French Def: McCutcheon. Lasker Var (C12) 1-0 KEG annotates
Lasker vs Showalter, 1899 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 38 moves, 1-0

French Def: McCutcheon. Lasker Var (C12) 1/2-Remarkable draw
Capablanca vs Torre, 1925 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 56 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: McCutcheon. Lasker Var (C12) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Fischer vs Petrosian, 1962 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 43 moves, 0-1

French Def: McCutcheon. Exchange Var (C12) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Tarrasch vs Alekhine, 1914 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 51 moves, 0-1

the last game Capablanca lost before his 8-year unbeaten streak
O Chajes vs Capablanca, 1916 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 66 moves, 1-0

French Def: McCutcheon. Exchange Var (C12)1/2-1/2 KEG annotates
Lasker vs Marshall, 1907 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 48 moves, 1/2-1/2

Page 25, Move 7: A P'S WORTH Solitaire Chess by I. A. Horowitz
Smyslov vs J H Donner, 1950 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 29 moves, 1-0

French Classical. Steinitz Variation (C14) 0-1 0-0-0 Spearhead
Shirov vs Morozevich, 2000 
(C14) French, Classical, 31 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Rubinstein (C14) 1-0Notes by Nimzowitsch
Rubinstein vs Levenfish, 1911  
(C14) French, Classical, 29 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Alapin Var (C14) 1-0 Arabian #
Lasker / Maroczy vs NN, 1900 
(C14) French, Classical, 35 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Classical. Steinitz Var (C14) 1/2-1/2
Stahlberg vs Alekhine, 1935 
(C14) French, Classical, 54 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Winawer Var (C15) 1-0 Remove the Defender
Paul Adams vs C Brasket, 1950
(C15) French, Winawer, 28 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Winckelmann-Riemer Gambit (C15) 0-1 train
Ragozin vs Botvinnik, 1936 
(C15) French, Winawer, 28 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Winckelmann-Riemer Gambit (C15) 0-1 Lost minor
Fischer vs V Kovacevic, 1970 
(C15) French, Winawer, 30 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer Var (C15) 0-1 Sac Attack!
A Jerez Perez vs Romero Holmes, 2001 
(C15) French, Winawer, 28 moves, 0-1

Alekhine - Euwe World Championship Match (1935), Round 3
Alekhine vs Euwe, 1935 
(C15) French, Winawer, 41 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Advance General (C16) 0-1 Exch Sac
Tseshkovsky vs Smyslov, 1976
(C16) French, Winawer, 33 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Petrosian Var (C16) 0-1 Notes by Ray Keene
F Olafsson vs Petrosian, 1961 
(C16) French, Winawer, 32 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Advance Var (C16) 0-1 Sac to create a passer
Von Gottschall vs Tarrasch, 1888 
(C16) French, Winawer, 100 moves, 0-1

Game 25 in P.H.Clarke: Petrosian's Best Games
A Chistiakov vs Petrosian, 1956 
(C16) French, Winawer, 29 moves, 0-1

prize for the best played game in the British Correspondence ch
B H Wood vs P N Wallis, 1945 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 36 moves, 1-0

Game 159 in The World's Great Chess Games by Reuben Fine
Fine vs Botvinnik, 1938  
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 31 moves, 1-0

Game 6 in The Greatest Ever Chess Endgames by Stephen Giddins
Lasker vs Nimzowitsch, 1934 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 65 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Poisoned Pawn Var (C18) 1-0 Q sac, 38.Ng5#
Dominguez Perez vs Yusupov, 2006 
(C18) French, Winawer, 36 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Retreat Var Armenian Line (C18) 1-0 Ignore
Fischer vs A Lujambio, 1971 
(C18) French, Winawer, 30 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer. Poisoned P General (C18) 0-1
K Honfi vs Portisch, 1958 
(C18) French, Winawer, 43 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned P Paoli Var (C18) 0-1
Minic vs Korchnoi, 1966 
(C18) French, Winawer, 32 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Poisoned Pawn Var ML (C18) 0-1 0 checks to 8
Spassky vs Korchnoi, 1977 
(C18) French, Winawer, 40 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Positional (C19) 1-0 Exchange sacs both colors
Topalov vs Gulko, 1994 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 34 moves, 1-0

Game 44 from Das Schachgenie Botwinnik (Suetin)
I Rabinovich vs Botvinnik, 1939 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 67 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Positional Var (C19) 0-1 27...?
Sax vs I Farago, 1973 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 30 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Advance Var (C19) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Vasiukov vs Korchnoi, 1965 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 43 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Advance Var (C19) 0-1 Stockfish
Timman vs Korchnoi, 1974 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 41 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Advance Var (C19) 0-1 Stockfish
Timman vs Korchnoi, 1976 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 40 moves, 0-1

Dbl Stonewall Gone Wrong (D00) 0-1 No man knows his final hour
S F Smith vs Marshall, 1899 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 15 moves, 0-1

Purdy APS Mainline: QGD Tartakower Defense (D58) 0-1
Teschner vs Geller, 1962 
(D58) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst, 52 moves, 0-1

S Hamann vs Uhlmann, 1963 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 0-1

A Bannik vs Korchnoi, 1958
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 39 moves, 1-0

Geller vs Vaganian, 1982 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 40 moves, 0-1

J Kostro vs Uhlmann, 1974
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 33 moves, 0-1

Reshevsky vs Vaganian, 1976 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 28 moves, 0-1

J B Bednarski vs Petrosian, 1968 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 30 moves, 0-1

Nisipeanu vs Yusupov, 2003 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 1-0

M Tissir vs D Bisby, 2010 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 1-0

Yurtaev vs M Gurevich, 1992
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 39 moves, 0-1

S B Hansen vs M Richter, 2011 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 21 moves, 1-0

Korchnoi vs Udovcic, 1967 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 1-0

Rachels vs Short, 1990
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

J Friedel vs V Sareen, 2011 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 1-0

Svidler vs M Antonsen, 1991 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 16 moves, 1-0

J Barle vs Portisch, 1973 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 0-1

Miroshnichenko vs A Nosenko, 2001 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 30 moves, 1-0

Rozentalis vs R Picard, 2013 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 1-0

L de La Fuente vs A Nesterov, 2017 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 32 moves, 1-0

S J Hutchings vs Keene, 1975  
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 27 moves, 0-1

E Can vs E Berg, 2006 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 0-1

F Maldonado vs B Macias Murillo, 2009 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 34 moves, 0-1

Tiviakov vs D Reinderman, 2012 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 30 moves, 1-0

Adams vs Bareev, 2016 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 32 moves, 1-0

Alekhine vs M Bartosek, 1943  
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 34 moves, 1-0

Tal vs Uhlmann, 1971 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 19 moves, 1-0

P Ofstad vs Uhlmann, 1963 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 19 moves, 1-0

Larsen vs Seirawan, 1982 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 1-0

Adams vs Nisipeanu, 2007 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 39 moves, 1-0

Karjakin vs Giri, 2012 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 37 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Chistyakov Def Modern Line (C07) 0-1
V Laznicka vs Lupulescu, 2014 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 31 moves, 0-1

Introduction, Game 2 Starting Out: The French by Byron Jacobs
Nimzowitsch vs Capablanca, 1927 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 0-1

Sicilian French. Alapin, Haag Attack (B40) 1-0
Cherniaev vs G Lock, 2008 
(B40) Sicilian, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: French Var (B40) 0-1 Brutal crossfire attack
V Green vs Steinitz, 1862 
(B40) Sicilian, 23 moves, 0-1

French Def: Horwitz Attack. Papa-Ticulat Gambit (C00) 0-1Postal
M Papa vs S Vaughan, 1988 
(C00) French Defense, 59 moves, 0-1

French, Two Knights Var (C00) 0-1 Swap Q's, gain space
T M Mok vs Korchnoi, 2004 
(C00) French Defense, 59 moves, 0-1

French Def: La Bourdonnais Var (C00) 0-1 P sac imbalances
C Yip vs T Abrahamyan, 2019 
(C00) French Defense, 36 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Chigorin Var (C00) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
Zvjaginsev vs Morozevich, 2005 
(C00) French Defense, 26 moves, 0-1

French Steinitz Attk 2.e5; Dbl R sac gone bad (draw available!)
Steinitz vs Winawer, 1882 
(C00) French Defense, 27 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) 1-0 Trap the Black Queen
Safa Ben Said vs Maria Pradi Ramos Donaire, 2016 
(C01) French, Exchange, 37 moves, 1-0

1993 French Defense Exchange Var.: Ashley/Waitzin's home prep
Ashley vs Shabalov, 1993 
(C01) French, Exchange, 22 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Exchange (C01) 0-1 Kill Box Mate is coming!
Psakhis vs J Nogueiras, 1988 
(C01) French, Exchange, 26 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange 4...Nc6 5.Bb5 (C01) 0-1
J Ivanov vs Barsov, 1999
(C01) French, Exchange, 30 moves, 0-1

Game 79 Starting Out: The French
M Gurevich vs Short, 1990 
(C01) French, Exchange, 42 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange (C01) 0-1 Black IQP, SCB ending
V Samolins vs Jakovenko, 2012 
(C01) French, Exchange, 40 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) 0-1 Sac attack!
S Megaranto vs Radjabov, 1997 
(C01) French, Exchange, 28 moves, 0-1

French Def: Advance 6.Be2 cxd4 (C02) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Shirov vs Ivanchuk, 2005 
(C02) French, Advance, 52 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance. Wade Var (C02) 0-1 video analysis
N Grandelius vs Harikrishna, 2021 
(C02) French, Advance, 38 moves, 0-1

French Advance. Lputian 6.a3 Nh6 (C02) 0-1 Viktor strikes w/pin
Fressinet vs Korchnoi, 1996 
(C02) French, Advance, 29 moves, 0-1

French Advance 7...f6. Main Line (C02) 0-1 Take advantage of Ps
H Teske vs Uhlmann, 1986 
(C02) French, Advance, 46 moves, 0-1

French Advance 6.a3 a5 7.Bd3 Bd7 (C02) 0-1 Pesky Q shuffle
Spassky vs Korchnoi, 1999 
(C02) French, Advance, 40 moves, 0-1

French Advance. Euwe 6.Be2 Nge7 (C02) 0-1 Plenty disagreeable
Movsesian vs P Nikolic, 2000
(C02) French, Advance, 39 moves, 0-1

Volume 78 Chess Informant Golden Games
Movsesian vs M Gurevich, 2000 
(C02) French, Advance, 35 moves, 0-1

French Advance. Euwe 6.a3 a5 7.Bd3 Bd7 (C02) 0-1 Qside Q fork
H Vatter vs Korchnoi, 1986
(C02) French, Advance, 30 moves, 0-1

$French Advance 4.dxc5 (C02) 0-1Heated exchange; W attk fizzles
J Larsen vs I Schneider, 2007
(C02) French, Advance, 30 moves, 0-1

Sicilian / French Def: Advance. Wade Var (C02) 1/2-1/2
D J Ledger vs A Ledger, 1999 
(C02) French, Advance, 10 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Advance. Ruisdonk Gambit (C02) 0-1
P Verneuil vs R Amgalanbaatar, 2017
(C02) French, Advance, 33 moves, 0-1

French, Advance. Milner-Barry Gambit (C02) 1-0 B sac, Dovetail#
Milner-Barry vs A H Trott, 1951 
(C02) French, Advance, 15 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 1-0 MG pawn sac
Svidler vs Nepomniachtchi, 2006 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 73 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 0-1 Dbl Attk
K Asrian vs R Prasca Sosa, 2006 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 35 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch Variation (C03) 1-0 C R A Z Y
I Bocharov vs M Antipov, 2018 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 34 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Morozevich Variation (C03) · 1-0
L Shytaj vs F Braga, 2017
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 1-0

In this sharp, modern line 10 Nxe5 was a new move;
Rublevsky vs Morozevich, 2003 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 32 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 0-1 R sac, Q trap
K Sek vs A Kornev, 2009 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 0-1 36...?
M Richter vs E Berg, 2011 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 36 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 1-0 26.?
S Vaibhav vs A Yang Ching-Wei, 2011 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 27 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 0-1 Queen trap
Matthew Tan vs Ulybin, 2008 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 0-1Notes by R. Keene
Geller vs Keene, 1975  
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 60 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 0-1 Junior Girls
Rohilla Shivika vs Saloni Sapale, 2019
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres (C07) 1-0 30 pages
Topalov vs Kamsky, 2009 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 55 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0
Kasparov vs A V Kharitonov, 1988 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 35 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0
Rublevsky vs J Lipka, 2009
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 34 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 1-0 blitz
Shirov vs Gelfand, 2007
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 33 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Chistyakov Def Modern Line (C07) 1/2-1/2
M Hoekstra vs C Riordan, 2001 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 20 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def. Tarrasch. Open System (C07) 1/2-1/2 46...Q offer
Keres vs Kholmov, 1948 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 63 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System Main Line (C09) 1-0
Kupreichik vs Gulko, 1981 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 28 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System Main Line (C09) 0-1
Krum Georgiev vs Gulko, 1988 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 26 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Open System ML (C09) 0-1 St. Louis
Kudrin vs Kaidanov, 2010
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 39 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System Main Line (C09) 1-0 29.?
Navara vs Korchnoi, 2008 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 36 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System ML (C09) 1-0 Smothered # next
Fedorchuk vs Buhmann, 1999 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein. Fort Knox (C10) 1-0 N on 5th, R on 7th
E Groberman vs H Itkis, 2002
(C10) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Rubinstein. Fort Knox Var (C10) 1-0 R on 7th
Tingjie Lei vs E Shachar, 2018 
(C10) French, 34 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein Var. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 San Franc
Tal vs I Rogers, 1991 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Outside Passer
Ivanchuk vs Ljubojevic, 2000 
(C10) French, 36 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein Variation. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 18.?
K Spraggett vs R Pogorelov, 2006 
(C10) French, 32 moves, 1-0

Game 24 in 'Fire on Board, Part 2: 1997-2004' by Alexey Shirov
Shirov vs Topalov, 2000 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1A piece for 3 Ps
Wang Hao vs Ding Liren, 2010 
(C11) French, 54 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Burn Var (C11) · 1-0
Shirov vs M Gurevich, 2006 
(C11) French, 27 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Variation (C11) · 0-1
A Tari vs J Christiansen, 2015
(C11) French, 38 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1 31...?
A Filippov vs Ngoc Truongson Nguyen, 2010 
(C11) French, 31 moves, 0-1

Lubosh Kavalek calls it "an instant classic" in Washington Post
E Berg vs Bareev, 2005 
(C11) French, 32 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Var Morozevich Line (C11) 1-0
Anand vs Short, 2002 
(C11) French, 29 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Caruana vs Lupulescu, 2021 
(C11) French, 28 moves, 1-0

French Def: Steinitz. Gledhill Attack (C11) 0-1
Bogoljubov vs Reti, 1923 
(C11) French, 42 moves, 0-1

French Def: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Var (C11) 0-1Which back rank?
Kulaots vs S Martinovic, 2021 
(C11) French, 38 moves, 0-1

French Def: Steinitz. Bradford Attack (C11) 1-0 Pillsbury notes
Lasker vs Gunsberg, 1895  
(C11) French, 31 moves, 1-0

French Defense: McCutcheon. Lasker Var (C12) 0-1 R Deflection
E Groberman vs A Pixton, 2002
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 46 moves, 0-1

French Def. Alekhine-Chatard Attk (C13) 0-1 4 "exchange" sacs!
Smeets vs Yifan Hou, 2008 
(C13) French, 58 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Steinitz Var (C14) 1-0 19.?
So vs M Prusikin, 2006 
(C14) French, Classical, 30 moves, 1-0

Alpha Scandinavian/French Defense: Winawer 4.Nge2 (C15) 1-0
J M Hodgson vs I Rogers, 1985 
(C15) French, Winawer, 53 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer. Advance General (C16) 0-1 Stockfish
B Chesney vs Gulko, 1986 
(C16) French, Winawer, 41 moves, 0-1

Chess Openings for White, Explained: Winning 1.E4 by Lev Alburt
E Perelshteyn vs E Berg, 2003 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 31 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned P General (C18) 0-1 42...?
Smirin vs Ulybin, 1988 
(C18) French, Winawer, 48 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Poisoned P Main Line (C18) 0-1 Stockf
I Cheparinov vs Grischuk, 2008 
(C18) French, Winawer, 42 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Poisoned P General (C18) 1/2-1/2
Svidler vs Grischuk, 2009 
(C18) French, Winawer, 21 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Winawer. Advance Var (C18) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Vocaturo vs T Hillarp Persson, 2009 
(C18) French, Winawer, 35 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned P General (C18) 0-1 Stockfish
Polgar vs Anand, 1992 
(C18) French, Winawer, 65 moves, 0-1

French Winawer. Positional Var (C19) 0-1 Regrouping of forces
A Sokolov vs Yusupov, 1986 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 72 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: French Var (B40) 1-0 Black moves 7 different Ps
N Mamedov vs M Lagarde, 2021 
(B40) Sicilian, 24 moves, 1-0

Super Crazy Finish!??
B Lengyel vs R Kuijf, 1983 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 63 moves, 1/2-1/2

Alekhine's Gun links -- just don't point at Fredthebear
P Ostojic vs Botvinnik, 1969 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 61 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Chistyakov Def (C07) 1-0 Nxe6 sacrifice!
Adams vs Wan Yunguo, 2013 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 23 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Advance 6.a3 c4 Main Line (C02) 0-1 Stockfish
P Clarke vs Petrosian, 1958 
(C02) French, Advance, 41 moves, 0-1

French Def: Alekhine-Chatard Attk. Breyer Var (C13) 0-1 Promo +
S Nedeljkovic vs Gligoric, 1949 
(C13) French, 31 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 1-0 Ng5 en prise
Chandler vs Short, 1981 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 27 moves, 1-0

French Rubinstein. Fort Knox Bd7-Bc6 (C10) 1-0 Fine Arabian #!
Karpov vs Mihajlo Stojanovic, 2007 
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Steinitz Var (C11) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Spielmann vs Keres, 1938 
(C11) French, 26 moves, 0-1

The NY Times column by Dylan Loeb McClain, May 25, 2008
Topalov vs Ivanchuk, 2008 
(C11) French, 43 moves, 0-1

FR Winawer Classical (C18) 0-1Ultra centralization, Pawn roller
Hort vs Petrosian, 1970 
(C18) French, Winawer, 48 moves, 0-1

French Defense: King's Indian Attack (C00) 0-1 blitz
Yu Yangyi vs Caruana, 2019
(C00) French Defense, 37 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Open System Main Line (C09) 1-0 Stockfish
Tal vs A Zaitsev, 1969 
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 21 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Chistyakov Def Modern Line (C07) 0-1
Psakhis vs Speelman, 1990 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 29 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Pawn Center Var (C05) 1-0 Swell!
V Malakhov vs S Volkov, 2001 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 41 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer. Positional Var (C19) 0-1 tightrope
Tolush vs Botvinnik, 1943 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 42 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Closed Var (C05) 0-1 16...? & 19...?
M Sorokin vs Ulybin, 1986 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Swiss Var (C11) 1-0 Brilliancy prize
Willigerode vs A Hasselblatt, 1905 
(C11) French, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Variation Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1
E Hansen vs Vachier-Lagrave, 2021
(C11) French, 67 moves, 0-1

French Def: Advance. Milner-Barry Gambit (C02) 1-0 P sac line
C Yip vs T Abrahamyan, 2021 
(C02) French, Advance, 33 moves, 1-0

French Def: Alekhine-Chatard Attack. Breyer Var (C13) 0-1
Arnolds Kalnins vs Ernests Gize, 1936 
(C13) French, 33 moves, 0-1

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1/2-1/2 Stockfish
Spassky vs Petrosian, 1966 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 1/2-1/2

Firouzja vs Lupulescu, 2019 
(C11) French, 31 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Guimard Def M.L. (C04) 1-0 43.?
Gufeld vs Huebner, 1972 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 52 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 0-1 Material imbalance
Fishbein vs O Foisor, 1988 
(C02) French, Advance, 49 moves, 0-1

Waitzkin vs Shabalov, 1993 
(C01) French, Exchange, 27 moves, 0-1

F Hamperl vs M V Taylor, 2001
(C02) French, Advance, 18 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Vistaneckis (Nimzowitsch) Var (C13) 0-1
R Horvitz vs NN, 1973 
(C13) French, 26 moves, 0-1

Pachman vs J Fichtl, 1943
(C11) French, 29 moves, 1-0

J Vesely vs J Fichtl, 1953 
(C11) French, 25 moves, 0-1

1086 17.? Sharpen Your Tactics D 1000-1125
L Mista vs J Fichtl, 1974 
(C16) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Rubinstein. Fort Knox Var (C10) 1-0 Stockfish
V S Gujrathi vs D Debashis, 2018 
(C10) French, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Guimard Def ML (C04) 0-1 Rob the pin
P J Sowray vs I Rogers, 1985 
(C04) French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line, 28 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Alapin Variation (C14) · 0-1
Spielmann vs Vidmar, 1904 
(C14) French, Classical, 39 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Advance Var (C17) 1-0 Uncommon actions
N Povah vs D B Pritchard, 1976 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 32 moves, 1-0

Short vs Morozevich, 2010 
(C11) French, 44 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Var Morozevich Line (C11) 0-1 Ezzy
W Kobese vs Short, 2010 
(C11) French, 31 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Classical. Burn Var (C11) 0-1 Simul Exhibit
Lasker vs A Arnold, 1913 
(C11) French, 24 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Steinitz Variation (C11) · 0-1
Short vs F Vallejo Pons, 2010 
(C11) French, 39 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Steinitz. Boleslavsky Variation (C11) · 0-1
Pruijssers vs D Reinderman, 2013
(C11) French, 45 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Exchange Var (C01) · 0-1
K Gudmundsson vs D E Cori Tello, 2009
(C01) French, Exchange, 21 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance. Euwe Var (C02) 0-1 Grip the center
Ryan Zhou vs B S E Ramirez, 2022
(C02) French, Advance, 23 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Advance. Paulsen Attack (C02) · 1/2
Karjakin vs Rapport, 2022 
(C02) French, Advance, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Def: Winawer. Delayed Exchange Var (C01) 1-0 P finish
P Limbos vs H Bogart, 1951 
(C01) French, Exchange, 22 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Advance Var (C18) 0-1 Q trap, R trap
M Chigaev vs P Ponkratov, 2021 
(C18) French, Winawer, 28 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Tarrasch. Chistyakov Defense (C07) 0-1
D Walker vs K Bowden, 1986
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 30 moves, 0-1

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