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Van Geet (Dunst) Opening: General (A00) 1-0 Interference
Hector vs L B Hoyos Millan, 1989 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 7 moves, 1-0

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

Anderssen Opening: English (A00) 0-1Capture/Re-capture, Rob pin
H Harding vs H Hosmer, 1871 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 17 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: From Gambit (A02) 0-1 Dbl K Pawn Italian style
E D'Andre vs De Vere, 1867 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 14 moves, 0-1

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

Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attack (A06) 0-1 Q+ & fork LPDO Bishop
M Bluemich vs Lokvenc, 1926 
(A06) Reti Opening, 9 moves, 0-1

Reti/Catalan vs QGD Tartakower's Def; Defend + w/a Discovered +
I Zemtsov vs S Repin, 2007 
(A06) Reti Opening, 24 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 NxNf6+ Remove the Guard
Ameyalli Avila Fraire vs S Logothetis, 2019 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 11 moves, 1-0

KIA vs Pachman System (A07) 0-1 Madness in the middle
R Mamedov vs Gelfand, 2015 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

KIA vs Gruenfeld (A07) 1-0 N+ Discovery
C De Jesus vs R Joya, 2001
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Reti Opening: Reti Gambit (A09) 1-0 Spearhead
G A Koelsche vs Woody Young, 1949 
(A09) Reti Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Great Snake Var (A10) 1-0 Qside P droppings
Korchnoi vs J Marsalek, 1961 
(A10) English, 21 moves, 1-0

Reti Opening: Anglo-Slav. New York System (A12) 1-0Overworked Q
Bogoljubov vs A Staehelin, 1932 
(A12) English with b3, 25 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Agincourt Def (A13) 0-1 Unpin, Elephant Trap
J A Fernandez vs R Garbarino, 2001 
(A13) English, 5 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Agincourt Def. Catalan Def (A13) 1-0 Q+ & fork
D Gordievsky vs Arash Tahbaz, 2019 
(A13) English, 23 moves, 1-0

English vs. Anglo-Indian Def Mikenas-Carls Var (A15) 0-1 25...?
B Wexler vs O Bazan, 1960 
(A15) English, 25 moves, 0-1

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

King's English. General (A20) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Tal vs Plaskett, 1984 
(A20) English, 24 moves, 1-0

King's English. Two Knts 3...e4 4.Ng5 (A22) 1-0 Q+ & fork
J Bermejo Collado vs Eric Martinez Guajardo, 1991
(A22) English, 12 moves, 1-0

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

English Opening: Full Symmetry Line (A38) 1-0 Shazam!
S Rishovd vs Jacob Ekberg, 2015 
(A38) English, Symmetrical, 21 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Semi-Averbakh. Pterodactyl Var (A40) 1-0Royal fork+
Robatsch vs S Garcia Martinez, 1974 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 14 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Yusupov-Rubinstein System (A46) 1-0 Up a piece
Kogan vs N Templier, 2005 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 1-0

Trap 99 in Horowitz's "New Traps in the Chess Opening"
Kostic vs E Steiner, 1921 
(A47) Queen's Indian, 18 moves, 1-0

Colle-Zukertort vs Bg7 Indian (A48) 1-0 Queeside battle
S Brown vs J Howell, 1993 
(A48) King's Indian, 23 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Budapest Defense (A51) 0-1 Count the pieces
I Loehmer vs K Hack, 1992 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 11 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Defense: General (A53) 0-1 Devestating N+ next
G Hartleb vs R Byrne, 1946 
(A53) Old Indian, 20 moves, 0-1

Old Indian Def: Two Knts Var (A54) 1-0 Pin, Remove the Guard
L Schmid vs Westerinen, 1968 
(A54) Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3, 17 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

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

Benoni Def Taimanov (A67) 1-0 Ng5 is next; f6 is not playable
A J Goldsby vs C Minsky, 2012
(A67) Benoni, Taimanov Variation, 24 moves, 1-0

Dutch Staunton Gambit. Accepted (A82) 0-1 Capture, Recapture &
P Silva vs A Peixoto, 2001 
(A82) Dutch, Staunton Gambit, 18 moves, 0-1

Italian set-up vs Rat/Pirc Def (B07) 0-1 Black hits f2, h2
K Klaman vs Ufimtsev, 1947 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 19 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch Def: Scandinavian. Advance (B00) 1-0 N&Q Discovery
Cochrane vs Mohishunder, 1850 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Def: Williams Var (B00) 1-0 Promotion #
F Rhine vs NN, 2019 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 9 moves, 1-0

3...Qa5 Mieses Var 5.Nf3 Nc6 (B01) 1-0 Watch your step
Y Visser vs J Piket, 1991 
(B01) Scandinavian, 11 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian 3...Qd8 Ilundain Var (B01) 1-0 N+ Intermezzo
C J Mayfield vs Marian Millar, 1905
(B01) Scandinavian, 19 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian 3...Qd8 Ilundain Var (B01) 1-0 battery on e-file
Nakamura vs J Shaw, 2016 
(B01) Scandinavian, 21 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian Def: Bronstein Qd6 (B01) 0-1 2 Attackers, 1 Guard
Wolff vs S Getz, 2020 
(B01) Scandinavian, 12 moves, 0-1

Alekhine Defense: Saemisch Attack (B02) 1-0 Just take it!
Taimanov vs Tolush, 1948 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense: Standard Defense (B06) 0-1 21...?
Yakovich vs Azmaiparashvili, 1994 
(B06) Robatsch, 22 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Nc3 and Ne2 (B07) 0-1 Remove the Guard
Radulescu vs Pirc, 1946 
(B07) Pirc, 24 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack. Weiss (B09) 0-1 Turn the tables
Karjakin vs T L Petrosian, 2005 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 21 moves, 0-1

Game Collection: Alekhine's Block
Fischer vs Benko, 1963 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 21 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Accelerated Panov Attk. Modern (B10) 1-0 Q fork
Korchnoi vs Salov, 1991 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 21 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Defense: Breyer Var (B10) 0-1 Phil-Philidor's Legacy
Delarochette vs J Negro, 1983 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 23 moves, 0-1

Charousek's 'Mitrofanov's Deflection'
Tal vs Koblents, 1960 
(B11) Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4, 20 moves, 1/2-1/2

Caro-Kann Advance. Short Var (B12) 1-0 Exchange sac for a pin
Short vs Malisauskas, 1994 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

solution 17...Rc1! combines several tactical themes
J Mieses vs M Kann, 1885 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

C-K Panov Attk. Modern Def Reifir-Spielmann Line (B13) 1-0X-ray
I A Zaitsev vs NN, 1970 
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 16 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def. Bronstein-Larsen Var (B16) 0-1 P thrust traps B
J Vakimies vs E Hintikka, 2002 
(B16) Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation, 15 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21) 0-1 Bishop surprise
R J Kermeen vs E Tate, 1989 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 24 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Smith-Morra Gambit (B21) 1-0 instructive tactics
B G Moore vs D Flournoy, 1984 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 23 moves, 1-0

11 move loss - there should be a law
K Lawless vs B Wall, 1985 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 11 moves, 1-0

Sicil Alapin. Barmen Def (B22) 0-1 Exch Sac Removes the Guard
Kharlov vs Makarov, 1991 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 19 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Alapin. Barmen Def Modern Line (B22) 1-0Remove the Def
C Scheerer vs F Bindrich, 2004 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 17 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Marshall Gambit (B23) 1-0Backwards Legall's #
O Bernstein vs NN, 1927 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Nimzowitsch. Closed (B29) 1-0 Discovered Attk
A Shiplay vs E Shipley, 1977 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30)1-0 13.?
Vasiukov vs I Chikovani, 1963 
(B30) Sicilian, 19 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian (B32) Check & fork LPDO B in the shooting gallery
D de Graaf vs W Degen, 2001 
(B32) Sicilian, 9 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 Self-pin, Remove the Defender
M Krakops vs Shirov, 2015 
(B32) Sicilian, 18 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Delayed Alapin (B40) 1-0 Discovered Attack
J Mysulka vs M Vagner, 1994 
(B40) Sicilian, 9 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack (B51) 1-0 Devastating ++
O Kanmazalp vs A Karason, 2017
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Richter-Rauzer. Exchange Var (B62) 0-1 22...?
Z Nilsson vs Geller, 1954 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 23 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Dragon. Fianchetto (B70) 0-1 Q forks disconnected Rs
W Adams vs Reshevsky, 1944
(B70) Sicilian, Dragon Variation, 21 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def. Velimirovic Attack (B89) 1-0 Sweet interference!
Balashov vs A Lukin, 1967 
(B89) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B90) 1-0 Pile on the pin
K Kuderinov vs M Arnold, 2008 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 18 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. Zagreb (Fianchetto) Var (B91) 1-0 Rob the Pin
Deepan Chakkravarthy J vs Negi, 2007 
(B91) Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B94) 1-0 Four minors trap the Q
W Sandner vs H Wimmer, 1996
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 10 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B96) 1-0 Give to get
Tal vs Tringov, 1958 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 20 moves, 1-0

KIA vs French Nc6 (C00) 1-0 Heated Kingsides
Ljubojevic vs Vaganian, 1974 
(C00) French Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

French Def: 2.Qe2 Chigorin Var (C00) 1-0 Nxe6 ruins Black
P Baki vs J Frank, 2005 
(C00) French Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer. Delayed Exchange Var (C01) 1-0 Amen
Amen Miladi vs Patience Tsuses, 2016 
(C01) French, Exchange, 19 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Closed (C05) 1-0 Nxf7 sac
F Bahr vs V Zukaitis, 1960 
(C05) French, Tarrasch, 14 moves, 1-0

French Tarrasch. Open System Euwe-Keres (C07) 0-1 Q pin & fork
Kmoch vs T Ellison, 1948 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 8 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch . Open System Euwe-Keres Line (C07) 1-0
Y Zinchenko vs M Bronowicki, 2009 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 17 moves, 1-0

18.? "New in Chess- Tactics Training - Garry Kasparov "
Kasparov vs Short, 2001 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 24 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (C10) 1-0 Pawn storm!
E Price vs E Gibb, 1920 
(C10) French, 24 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Alapin Var (C14) 1-0 Discovered+ awaits
E Steiner vs Przepiorka, 1924 
(C14) French, Classical, 15 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Steinitz Var (C14) 0-1Discovered+ invert
N Soudre vs F Gagnon, 2001 
(C14) French, Classical, 25 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Winckelmann-Riemer Gambit (C15) 0-1 Simul
Smyslov vs F Kohn, 1976 
(C15) French, Winawer, 19 moves, 0-1

FR Winawer. Fingerslip, Kunin Double Gambit (C15)1-0 Reti # w/R
K Dekker vs W Erler, 1967 
(C15) French, Winawer, 11 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Bogoljubow Var (C17) 1-0 Semi-Smothered #
T Gharamian vs S Ivanov, 2006 
(C17) French, Winawer, Advance, 25 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Advance (C19) 1-0 Using tripled pawns
Gligoric vs J Moles, 1967 
(C19) French, Winawer, Advance, 23 moves, 1-0

Danish Gambit: General (C21) 1-0 Both Bishops deflect Black Q
S Rubin vs David L Lee, 1971 
(C21) Center Game, 16 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Blanel Gambit (C23) 1-0 Rook Snatch Tactic!
J Mieses vs Reti, 1908 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Ponziani Gambit (C24) 1-0 Keep threatening #
Marshall vs B Forsberg, 1924 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit. Kaufmann Var (C29) 1-0 Rob the Pin!
P Richardson vs Pillsbury, 1894 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 24 moves, 1-0

KGD. Mafia Def ...c5 & ...e5 (C30) 1-0 Unpin, hit f7 again
Morphy vs T Lichtenhein, 1857 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 20 moves, 1-0

KGD Falkbeer Cntrgambit. Blackburne Attk (C31) 0-1 P fork, pin,
Blackburne vs Keates, 1871 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 18 moves, 0-1

KGA. Tumbleweed (C33) 0-1 Royal skewer+
Nash vs Jim Jordan, 1979 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 5 moves, 0-1

KGA. Bishop's Gambit Bogoljubow Def (C33) 1-0 Interference+
Westerinen vs M Rolvag, 1988
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

KGA Wild Muzio Gambit (C37) 1-0 Q sac into royal fork!
Anderssen vs Zukertort, 1865 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 1-0

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Kolisch Def (C39) 0-1 Clobbering Corres
Kendernai vs J Spodny, 1966 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 0-1

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Rice Gambit (C39) 1-0 Lovely combo
L Forgacs vs Swiderski, 1904 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Anderssen Def (C39) 1-0 Boden's Mate!
Steinitz vs W J Wilson, 1862 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 20 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Mason Countergambit (C40) 0-1 Blazin' h-file
J W te Kolste vs Spielmann, 1925 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 17 moves, 0-1

Elephant Gambit: Maroczy Gambit (C40) 1-0 +Removes the Defender
J Moreno Carnero vs J Kleinert, 2002 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: Hanham Variation (C41) 1-0Watch those Bishops
F Koberl vs J Ban, 1952
(C41) Philidor Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit. Center Var (C42) 1-0 Pins Lesson
G Chandler vs NN, 1985 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Kaufmann Attack (C42) 0-1 White lost count
N Lakos vs Lagno, 2004 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 1-0 Discovered Attack
Fischer vs R Chalker, 1964 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 11 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43) 0-1Discovered Dbl + wins Q
Frank vs E Schiller, 1970 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 7 moves, 0-1

Scotch 4 Knights, Schmid Gambit (C47) 0-1 Double Desperados
Bogoljubov vs L Schmid, 1949 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Classical Var (C45) 1-0 Intermezzo allows retreat
T Schou-Moldt vs A Subramanian, 2015 
(C45) Scotch Game, 7 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Schmidt Var (C45) 1/2-1/2 Perpetual+
Alekhine vs Lasker, 1914 
(C45) Scotch Game, 16 moves, 1/2-1/2

Three Knights Opening: Center Pawn Fork Trick (C46) 1-0
Glek vs Romanishin, 1996 
(C46) Three Knights, 17 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Classical Var (C48) 1-0 Greco Mate!
Metger vs Wemmers, 1878 
(C48) Four Knights, 19 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Schilling-Kostic Gambit (C50) 1-0 Skewer +
F Adeyemi vs Z Ahmadov, 2008 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 17 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Italian Variation (C50) 0-1 radio match
J Hempel vs E Pritchard, 1967 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 17 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Italian Variation (C50) 0-1 Overworked Pawn
Leeds Chess Club vs Doncaster Chess Club, 1834 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 18 moves, 0-1

Evans Gambit. Stone-Ware Var (C51) Old game; Qd5 fork is coming
G Neumann vs Mayet, 1865 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 12 moves, 1-0

Italian, Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 K walk allows Q
E Jenay vs Steinitz, 1860 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 22 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Two Knts Def. Perreux Var (C55) 0-1Moscow bully B
Estrin vs Koptev, 1941 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 18 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Scotch Gambit. Max Lange Attack (C55) 1-0 N+ fork
A F Ker vs N Croad, 2002 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Cozio Def. Bxf7+ (C60) 1-0 Remove the Guard
D Colton vs R Dermer, 1969 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 9 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Steinitz Def (C62) 1-0 No seatbelts in 1894
Lasker vs H Helms, 1894 
(C62) Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense, 18 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def (C65) 0-1 Devastating Discovered+
H C Mees vs J Davidson, 1910 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 21 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def (C65) 1-0 Tactics - all kinds!
Carlsen vs T Bae, 2006 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. Rio Gambit Accepted (C67) 1-0 Lovely!
De Vere vs J Minchin, 1871 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 18 moves, 1-0

Spanish, l'Hermet Variation Berlin Wall Def (C67) 0-1 Discovery
Grischuk vs Carlsen, 2017
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 22 moves, 0-1

Spanish, Berlin Def. Rio Gambit Accptd (C67) 1-0Trap w/analysis
L Bachmann vs Fiechtl, 1887 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 15 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Mackenzie Var (C77) 1-0 3 targets
F Snijders vs NN, 1988
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 9 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Mackenzie Var (C77) 0-1 Black B daggers
C Golmayo vs Kolisch, 1867 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 22 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Anderssen Var (C77) 1-0 IQP battle
Tarrasch vs Euwe, 1922 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 23 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C78) 0-1 Bishop is trapped
Bartosz Miszkielo vs G Thorhallsson, 2015
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 23 moves, 0-1

Discovered Check answered w/a Discovered Check!!
A Visitor vs H J Macthomas Thoms, 1924 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 12 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Center Attack (C84) 1-0 Prevent castling
K Richter vs F Nuernberg, 1949 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 16 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Marshall Attk. General (C89) 0-1 Remove the Guard
E J Byrne vs B Marsick, 1954 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 19 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 21.?
Boleslavsky vs Kholmov, 1956 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 22 moves, 1-0

BDG. Gedult Gambit 3.f3 (D00) 1-0 Exchange sac, h-file attack
A E Blackmar vs Farrar, 1881 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 15 moves, 1-0

Q Pawn Game: Anti-Torre (D02) 1-0 Pinned to the mating square
Halprin vs Maroczy, 1898 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 20 moves, 1-0

P-Q4: Zukertort Variation (D02) 1-0 Black castled into it?
R Scott vs F Wenman, 1920
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 12 moves, 1-0

Rubinstein Opening: Bogoljubow Def (D05) 1-0 Just take it!
G Castaneda vs Zaw Win Lay, 2000 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 29 moves, 1-0

QGD. Austrian Def (D06) 1-0 Masterly discovery made FTB blink
Denker vs Chiera, 1936 
(D06) Queen's Gambit Declined, 12 moves, 1-0

QGD Chigorin Defense. Janowski (D07) 1-0Discovered+, Q sac next
H Murphy vs A Kinsman, 1981 
(D07) Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense, 16 moves, 1-0

Slav Def: Exchange Var (D10) 1-0 Race of the Kside attacks!
F Duz-Khotimirsky vs Rauzer, 1927 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 19 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: Exchange Variation (D10) 1-0 20.?
Keene vs K Bowyer, 1963 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 23 moves, 1-0

Slav Def: Chameleon. Advance System (D15) 1-0 The Qs come off
Onischuk vs A Zatonskih, 2004 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 21 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: Geller Gambit (D15) 0-1 Four queens
E Schoehuijs vs A Pijpers, 2012 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 20 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Chameleon Var (D15) 1-0 two en prise
J Salker vs L Ross, 2004
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 20 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: Smyslov Variation (D16) 1-0 overworked pawn
Stein vs R Sanguineti, 1966
(D16) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 22 moves, 1-0

Queen's Gambit Accepted: General Line (D23) 0-1 It's no opera
Radic vs Ivkov, 1948 
(D23) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 13 moves, 0-1

QGA: Showalter Var (D24) 0-1 Siberian Trap: NxN Removes Guard
Chernev vs M L Hanauer, 1938 
(D24) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 15 moves, 0-1

QGD: Traditional, 4 Knts Gambit (D30) 0-1P grab, Remove the Def
A Schmied vs Aagaard, 1995 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 9 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def: Classical. Advance Var (D34) 1-0 Discovery
A H Williams vs C F Morris, 2015 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 18 moves, 1-0

QGD. Harrwitz Attack (D35) 0-1 Tactical finish w/pins
A Jankovic vs Yusupov, 2012
(D35) Queen's Gambit Declined, 23 moves, 0-1

QGD: Exchange. Positional Var (D35) 1-0 Overworked f7-pawn
Tal vs L Kiriakov, 1965 
(D35) Queen's Gambit Declined, 16 moves, 1-0

QGD. Harrwitz Attack. Fianchetto Def (D37) 1-0 Remove the Guard
A Moiseenko vs B Savchenko, 2006 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 18 moves, 1-0

QGD: Harrwitz Attack. Orthodox Def (D37) 1-0 N arrival
Bogoljubov vs S Rosselli del Turco, 1925 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 18 moves, 1-0

QGD: Ragozin Defense (D38) 0-1 Pawn fork, overworked Rook
P Vandevoort vs Sosonko, 1993 
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 15 moves, 0-1

Game 39 in My Best Games of Chess, 1905-1954 by Tartakower
Tartakower vs Euwe, 1921 
(D46) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 17 moves, 1-0

Notes for the Pittsburgh Trap and Pillsbury's Mate pattern.
Pillsbury vs C Newman, 1900 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 20 moves, 1-0

Q's Gambit Declined, Cambridge Springs(D52) 1-0Remove the Guard
I Cheparinov vs L Lang, 1995 
(D52) Queen's Gambit Declined, 12 moves, 1-0

QGD: Modern Variation. Normal Line (D55) 1-0 Rd1 Crusher!
Botvinnik vs Alatortsev, 1934 
(D55) Queen's Gambit Declined, 20 moves, 1-0

QGD. Anti-Tartakower Var (D55) 0-1Pawn will Remove the Defender
G Mahia vs R Assumpcao, 2012 
(D55) Queen's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 0-1

QGD: Orthodox Def. Classical (D68) 1-0 Greco's Mate threat
Pirc vs Tartakower, 1938 
(D68) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical, 22 moves, 1-0

Neo-Grünfeld Def: Delayed Exchange (D76) 0-1Exch Sac Undermines
Timman vs Svidler, 1999 
(D76) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.cd Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6, 25 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Def: Russian Variation. With e4 (D97) 1-0 Discovery
Kazhgaleyev vs Vachier-Lagrave, 2003 
(D97) Grunfeld, Russian, 19 moves, 1-0

QID: Kasparov-Petrosian Var. Kasparov Attk (E12) 0-1 Dbl Attack
Portisch vs Karpov, 1996 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 20 moves, 0-1

NID: Kmoch Var (E20) 1-0 Simul slaughter on the diagonals
Carlsen vs B Berkowitz, 2016
(E20) Nimzo-Indian, 25 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Saemisch Var (E26) 1-0 Kside crusher
Rossolimo vs Golombek, 1949 
(E26) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 26 moves, 1-0

NID. St. Petersburg Var (E43) 0-1 Double Attack ends it
Uhlmann vs Botvinnik, 1958 
(E43) Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 23 moves, 0-1

KID. Normal. King's Knight Var (E60) 1-0 Ng4 bait backfires·
M Pein vs E Hernandez Guerrero, 1991 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 12 moves, 1-0

KID. Classical Fianchetto (E67) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
W Pietzsch vs Fischer, 1965 
(E67) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 24 moves, 0-1

KID. Classical Fianchetto BxBh6 (E67) 1-0 Q forks f7+ and Nc3
Lombardy vs E Winslow, 1976 
(E67) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 23 moves, 1-0

Kadas Opening 1.h4 (A00) 1/2-1/2 How to get away again & again!
R Fabry vs L Dobrovolsky, 1978 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 66 moves, 1/2-1/2

Grob Opening: Spike. Hurst Attack (A00) 0-1 What if 23.QxB?
Grob vs R Bucher, 1966 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

Grob Opening: General (A00) 0-1 Junior intermezzo
J A Ingvaldsen vs C Hanley, 2001 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 13 moves, 0-1

Hungarian Opening: Reversed Alekhine (A00) 1/2-Examine ALL +s
P Manetti vs Denker, 1972 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 25 moves, 1/2-1/2

Hungarian Opening: 2.f4 (A00) 1-0 Watch the center dissolve
Suttles vs C Aykroyd, 1965 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 36 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening (A00) 1-0 Alekhine's reversed; R for 2 minors
Larsen vs J H Donner, 1959 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Van Geet (Dunst) Opening: General (A00) 0-1 Pin the attacker
T Hamilton vs Nakamura, 2005 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: Dutch Var (A03) 0-1 A simple decoy threatens #
H Seidman vs Reshevsky, 1939 
(A03) Bird's Opening, 32 moves, 0-1

Dbl Fio vs Lasker's NY System (A04) 1-0 Discoverd Attack
Polugaevsky vs A Planinc, 1971
(A04) Reti Opening, 31 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Sicilian Invite (A04) 0-1 zippy start
L Christiansen vs Chessmaster, 2002 
(A04) Reti Opening, 61 moves, 0-1

Zukertort Opening: Symmetrical Bf4 vs Bf5 (A04) 1-0 B tied g7
G Dizdar vs Haba, 1987
(A04) Reti Opening, 28 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Wade Defense (A04) 1-0 Notes by Schiller
E Schiller vs L Day, 1985  
(A04) Reti Opening, 35 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch-Larsen Attk: 3.c4 (A06) 1-0 Cap, Recapture, N+ fork
E Moradiabadi vs M Sharbaf, 2001
(A06) Reti Opening, 27 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

KIA: Sicilian Var (A08) 0-1 Must recognize BxN Remove the Guard
O Gadia vs F Vasconcellos, 1965
(A08) King's Indian Attack, 28 moves, 0-1

Reti Opening: Advance Var (A09) 1-0 32.?
Kramnik vs Aronian, 2009 
(A09) Reti Opening, 33 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Great Snake Var (A10) 1-0 Remove the Defender
Timman vs J B Bednarski, 1970 
(A10) English, 25 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Great Snake (A10) 1-0 Plenty of Kside tactics
L T Da Silva vs O Gadia, 1964 
(A10) English, 29 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Anglo-Scandinavian Def. General (A10) 1-0 KEG
Blackburne vs J Mieses, 1901 
(A10) English, 32 moves, 1-0

Chess Life and Review magazine, September, 1978 issue
A Lein vs K Regan, 1978 
(A13) English, 28 moves, 1-0

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

English Opening: Anglo-Indian Def. KID (A15) 1-0 Overworked R
Timman vs Sax, 1979 
(A15) English, 37 moves, 1-0

English, Anglo-Indian Def. Flohr-Mikenas-Carls Var (A18) 0-1
A A Murray vs F Hebert, 1949 
(A18) English, Mikenas-Carls, 58 moves, 0-1

English Opening: King's English. General (A20) 1-0 easy 26.?
Csom vs G Gaertner, 1994 
(A20) English, 26 moves, 1-0

K's English. Kramnik-Shirov Counter (A21) 0-1 Late Discovered+
Nepomniachtchi vs Anand, 2019 
(A21) English, 77 moves, 0-1

K's English. Two Knights' Reversed Dragon (A22) 1-0 intermezzo
Colle vs Olland, 1923 
(A22) English, 24 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Symmetrical. General (A30) 0-1 28...?
S Maus vs Tal, 1990 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 28 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical. Bind (A30) 1-0 Overworked Pawn
Tal vs A Menvielle Laccourreye, 1966 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 26 moves, 1-0

English, Symmetrical. Hedgehog Def (A30) 1-0 Interference
Kramnik vs Ribli, 1993 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 29 moves, 1-0

English, Symmetrical. Anti-Benoni Var (A31) 0-1Remove the Guard
C Coppola vs B Macias Murillo, 2009 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 34 moves, 0-1

English Opening: Symmetrical. 4 Knights (A35) 1-0 Illusory Pin
Tal vs B Ivanovic, 1988 
(A35) English, Symmetrical, 32 moves, 1-0

Horwitz Defense 3.d5 (A40) 1-0 Early exchange of Qs
Susan Polgar vs D V Prasad, 1990 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 37 moves, 1-0

Horwitz Def./Benoni (A40) 0-1 Careful defense of en prise units
X Avila Jimenez vs D Larino Nieto, 2011 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 39 moves, 0-1

Modern Defense: Bg7 Fianchetto (A40) 1-0 34.RxNc7Remove the Def
J Krassowizkij vs M Kill, 2017 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 37 moves, 1-0

Benoni-Indian Def (A43) 1-0 Fast start, instructive R vs B EG
R Nechepurenko vs Zherebukh, 2007 
(A43) Old Benoni, 88 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

A pure deflection A45 0-1 40
D Janaszak vs M Chigaev, 2017 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 40 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: General (A45) 1/2-1/2 White was better
Jobava vs A Sarana, 2015 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 13 moves, 1/2-1/2

Indian Game: Yusupov-Rubinstein System Copycat (A46)1/2-1/2 OCB
M Marin vs A Lauber, 2011
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Torre Attack: Classical Def (A46) 1-0 The castled K wins again
D Andreikin vs Karjakin, 2014 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Pseudo-Benko (A46) 1-0 Back rank pins to promote
Hebden vs C Hanley, 2002
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 40 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

Budapest Defense: Fajarowicz Var (A51) 1-0 FSR explains
F Rhine vs D Bungo, 2013 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 20 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def: Fajarowicz Var (A51) 1-0 check out the unpin
P Rethy vs K Richter, 1941 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 37 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Dlugy Var f3, f6 (A57) 1-0 Remove the G
Wojtaszek vs E Sharapov, 2001 
(A57) Benko Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

Benoni Defense: Modern Var (A60) 0-1 She didn't move an inch
J Mileika vs Tal, 1953 
(A60) Benoni Defense, 23 moves, 0-1

Benoni Def: Knight's Tour Var (A61) 1-0 Discovery, Cross pin
Petrosian vs Nunn, 1978 
(A61) Benoni, 35 moves, 1-0

Benoni Def: Four Pawns Attk. Main Line (A69) 1-0 The Pun Fits!
N Schouten vs R Dieks, 1975 
(A69) Benoni, Four Pawns Attack, Main line, 25 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: General (A80) 0-1 Line obstruction protects passer
H W Trenchard vs Schiffers, 1898
(A80) Dutch, 42 moves, 0-1

Dutch Def: Rubinstein Var (A84) 0-1 Capture-Recapture, N fork
W Blijstra vs C Eichab, 2012
(A84) Dutch, 32 moves, 0-1

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

Duras Gambit: General (B00) 0-1 Remove the Guard
S Krause vs J Kirby, 1985 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 32 moves, 0-1

Nimzowitsch Def 3.Qf3 Nd4 / Open Game (B00) 0-1 Overloaded R
L Fennelly vs B Coddens, 2000 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 44 moves, 0-1

Final move Undermines the Defender/Removes the Guard
Nimzowitsch vs Rubinstein, 1907 
(B01) Scandinavian, 43 moves, 0-1

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5, Bg4, Nc6 (B01) 0-1 Rxf2 sac arranges pin
C Davidson vs G Berner, 1972
(B01) Scandinavian, 41 moves, 0-1

3...Qd8 Ilundain Var (B01) 1-0 R+ Deflection sac allows promo
R Raubitschek vs L Hopper, 1909 
(B01) Scandinavian, 43 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian Defense: Modern Var (B01) 0-1 Remove the Guard
M Dizdarevic vs G West, 2009 
(B01) Scandinavian, 30 moves, 0-1

3...Qa5 ML. Mieses 5.Bd3 Bg4 6.Nge2 e6?! (B01) 1-0 Disc+ motifs
Tarrasch vs J Mieses, 1903 
(B01) Scandinavian, 31 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian Def: Bronstein Var (B01) 0-1 Loose ends
T Petrik vs D Sermek, 2005 
(B01) Scandinavian, 26 moves, 0-1

Alekhine Defense: Normal (B02) 1/2-1/2 17.Nc4 dares defender
Alekhine vs Tartakower, 1933 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 32 moves, 1/2-1/2

Alekhine Def. Scandinavian Var (B02) 0-1 Overloaded Defender
J Dueball vs B Jansson, 1969
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 31 moves, 0-1

Alekhine Def: Spielmann Gambit (B02) 1-0 Discovery
Hector vs W Schoen, 1988 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Defense: Brooklyn Variation (B02) 0-1 Combo finish
M Oleksienko vs Bernadskiy, 2017 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 31 moves, 0-1

Alekhine Defense: Four Pawns Attack (B03) 1-0 Dbl Discovered ++
Udo Nurme vs Ed Latimer, 1979 
(B03) Alekhine's Defense, 31 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Defense: Modern. ML (B05) 1-0 Triple on the 7th
J G Baay vs J T Barendregt, 1948 
(B05) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 44 moves, 1-0

The standard Bxf7+/Ng5+/Ne6 motif gets the Queen
Rublevsky vs G Chepukaitis, 2001 
(B06) Robatsch, 34 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Gurgenidze Def (B06) 1/2- Just two won't do the job
Blatny vs M Stangl, 1991 
(B06) Robatsch, 86 moves, 1/2-1/2

Modern Defense: Pseudo-Austrian Attk (B06) 0-1 Counter threats
O Dolzhikova vs S Shoker, 2014
(B06) Robatsch, 36 moves, 0-1

Modern Def: Two Knts. Suttles Var (B06) 0-1 Simple tactics
P Doggers vs Krasenkow, 2007 
(B06) Robatsch, 26 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def./Philidor Exchange 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (B07) 1-0 Fast paced
Sutovsky vs L Draskovic, 2018 
(B07) Pirc, 26 moves, 1-0

Lion Defense: Lion's Jaw vs f3, 0-0-0 (B07) 1-0 Remove the Def
Tingjie Lei vs F Peralta, 2019 
(B07) Pirc, 35 moves, 1-0

Pirc Def: Classical. Schlechter (B08) 1-0Rob the back rank Def
Tal vs Quinteros, 1987 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 26 moves, 1-0

Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack (B09) 0-1 She's tied to defense
J C Leon vs L Tristan, 2009 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Defense: General (B10) 0-1 Deflection!!
Chandler vs Y Gruenfeld, 1979 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 28 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def: Accelerated Panov Attk (B10) 0-1 Back ranker
J Sefc vs F Zita, 1954 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 28 moves, 0-1

C-K Def: 2 Knts Attk. Mindeno Exch (B11) 1-0 Dbl R sac gone bad
A Planinc vs Podgaets, 1970 
(B11) Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4, 20 moves, 1-0

The Queen is the flying ace of the chessboard! Get her busy!
A Zatonskih vs N A Adams, 2004 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 17 moves, 1/2-1/2

Caro-Kann Defense: Advance. Short Var (B12) 1-0 R traps N
R Hovhannisyan vs T L Petrosian, 2017 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 65 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Advance. Tal Var (B12) 1-0 Interference fails
Svidler vs Nakamura, 2010 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 37 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Modern Var (B12) 1-0 Here, have my Rook!
Tiviakov vs V Vorotnikov, 1989 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 29 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Panov Attk. Fianchetto Gambit (B13) 1-0Crossfire
Szabo vs J Kostro, 1971
(B13) Caro-Kann, Exchange, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Classical. Flohr Var (B18) 1-0 4 Queens
Ivanchuk vs V Artemiev, 2017
(B18) Caro-Kann, Classical, 68 moves, 1-0

Sicilian 2.b3 Variation (B20) 0-1 Discovery punishes P grabbing
D Herman vs Z Izoria, 2003
(B20) Sicilian, 28 moves, 0-1

S-M Gambit. Declined Scandi Formation (B21) 0-1 Overloaded Rook
J Acers vs R Klein, 1968 
(B21) Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4, 33 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 Q decoy sacrifice for N+ fork
Aronian vs Beshukov, 2000 
(B30) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. General (B30) 1-0 double attk along same diagonal
J Rowson vs J Shaw, 1999
(B30) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Overworked Q: Such a simple tactic! And it wins on the spot!
R Gonzalez vs Tal, 1992 
(B32) Sicilian, 26 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Lasker-Pelikan. Sveshnikov Chelyabinsk (B33)0-1 33...?
A Holmsten vs G Mohr, 2001 
(B33) Sicilian, 33 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Gaw-Paw Variation (B40) 0-1Stunning interference!
Carlsen vs E Vegh, 2001 
(B40) Sicilian, 34 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Four Knights (B45) 1-0 N Discovery Attack & Def
Makarichev vs Sveshnikov, 1978
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 44 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Four Knights Var (B45) 1-0 KEG annotates!
Pillsbury vs L Karpinski, 1901 
(B45) Sicilian, Taimanov, 34 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B47) 1-0 Rs tied to back rank
Tal vs R Wade, 1963 
(B47) Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation, 36 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def. Delayed Alapin (B50) 1-0 Interference sets up pin
Rozentalis vs G Jones, 2007 
(B50) Sicilian, 31 moves, 1-0

Nov-15-20 MordimerChess: Double discovered attack video link
Aronian vs Nepomniachtchi, 2020 
(B50) Sicilian, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Canal Attack. Main Line (B52) 1-0 Impressive Unpin
Kramnik vs Gelfand, 1994 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Canal Attack. ML (B52) 1-0Undermine the Guard
A Rayes vs M Ozanne, 2008 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

LEARN CHESS TACTICS by John Nunn, Chapter 1, Fork.
F Vallejo Pons vs Avrukh, 2000 
(B58) Sicilian, 38 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Early deviations (B62) 1-0
R Hovhannisyan vs T Gara, 2014 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Richter-Rauzer. Classical (B63) 1-0 Remove the Guard!
Hellers vs Piket, 1985 
(B63) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Dragon. Classical (B72) 0-1 White style in the center
J Fichtl vs Miles, 1975
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Dragon. Classical General (B72) 0-1 17...?
Schmaltz vs A Vouldis, 2002 
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 54 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Dragon. Yugoslav Attk Modern Line (B76) 0-1 23.?
J Kozma vs L Alster, 1953 
(B76) Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Closed. Chameleon Ne2xd4 (B23/B77) 1-0 R eats the edge
Hort vs Forintos, 1969 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 36 moves, 1-0

Sic Scheveningen. Modern Var (B83) 0-1 Find the mating square &
K Darga vs G Barcza, 1954 
(B83) Sicilian, 34 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attk. Leonhardt Var (B88) 0-1Overloaded
O Neikirch vs Botvinnik, 1960 
(B88) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 26 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B90) 0-1 Black Q robs pins
Ivanchuk vs Grischuk, 2007 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 36 moves, 0-1

Sic Najdorf. English Attack Anti-English (B90) 1-0 two-way pin
Nunn vs B Gasic, 1974 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 44 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B90) 1-0 Q makes double threat
A Karklins vs Svidler, 1995 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 31 moves, 1-0

Sicil Najdorf. Opocensky Traditional Line (B92) 0-1 Immune Rxc7
Jobava vs K Jakubowski, 2001 
(B92) Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation, 37 moves, 0-1

Sic Najdorf. Amsterdam Var (B93) 0-1 Basic K & 2Bs mate lone K
M Solleveld vs Sutovsky, 2001 
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 107 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Najdorf. Amsterdam Var (B93) 1-0 Discovery+ Boomerang
A Sokolov vs Kasparov, 1988 
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 43 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. ML (B99) 1-0 Capture, Re-capture, Then What?
Timman vs Ree, 1983
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 27 moves, 1-0

Black Dbl Fio (B00) 0-1 N makes single threat, prepares N fork+
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French Defense/e6 Owen's Def (C00) 1-0 Threat of N fork
Adams vs S Vanderwaeren, 1994 
(C00) French Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

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

Last move is Discovery and Double Attack with Back Rank threat
M Velcheva vs H Puuska, 2007 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 27 moves, 1-0

French Def: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 1-0 Find the finish
C Yeuillaz vs P Vezzosi, 1991 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 26 moves, 1-0

French Def. Tarrasch. Open System ML (C09) 1-0 Lasting pin
Keres vs F Koberl, 1950
(C09) French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line, 28 moves, 1-0

French Def: Rubinstein. Blackburne Def (C10) 1-0 Castled K wins
Shabalov vs Smyslov, 1993 
(C10) French, 29 moves, 1-0

This Q sacrifice finish is a fine example of an X-Ray attack
Chandler vs A Fernandes, 2001 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 28 moves, 1-0

French Def: McCutcheon. Lasker Var (C12) 0-1 Q+ & fork LPDO N
F Jenni vs Korchnoi, 2001 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 28 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Rubinstein Var (C14) 0-1Remove the Guard
J W te Kolste vs Swiderski, 1899
(C14) French, Classical, 28 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer (C15) 1-0 Simul stomp w/raking Bs
Alekhine vs T Wilkins, 1933 
(C15) French, Winawer, 35 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer Var (C15) 0-1 R hits R, Q hits R
W Adams vs Reshevsky, 1936 
(C15) French, Winawer, 31 moves, 0-1

French Def: Winawer. Maroczy-Wallis Var (C18) 0-1 Unpin+
J van den Bosch vs S Landau, 1934 
(C18) French, Winawer, 25 moves, 0-1

C18 0-1 35 Removal of the Defender
Tal vs Korchnoi, 1958 
(C18) French, Winawer, 35 moves, 0-1

Bishop's Opening: General (C23) 0-1 check+, it could be mate!
M Burkett vs D Fritzinger, 1969 
(C23) Bishop's Opening, 27 moves, 0-1

K&P Promotion vs lone K, Mate with new Q & K vs lone K.
Larsen vs Ivanchuk, 1992 
(C24) Bishop's Opening, 66 moves, 0-1

Vienna Gambit. Hamppe Allgaier Gambit (C25) 1-0 Dbl ++ finish!!
Schlechter vs J Thirring, 1893 
(C25) Vienna, 35 moves, 1-0

B's Opening: Vienna Hybrid. Spielmann Attk (C26) 0-1?Pin trumps
Charousek vs G Makovetz, 1897 
(C26) Vienna, 20 moves, 0-1

KGA. Becker Defense (C34) 1/2-1/2 R sac for perpetual+
Fedorov vs Svidler, 1997 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

KGA. Abbazia Def (C36) 1-0 B corrals N half the game
Fischer vs J Witeczek, 1964 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 62 moves, 1-0

KGA. Abbazia Def (C36) 1-0 Heat energy dissipates by resistors
G A Ageichenko vs Kholmov, 1968 
(C36) King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense, 32 moves, 1-0

KGA Lolli Gambit (C37) 0-1 Q+ & fork has determined many a game
N Lelen vs K Marzec, 1991 
(C37) King's Gambit Accepted, 29 moves, 0-1

Philidor Defense: Exchange Var (C41) 1/2-1/2 American beast
Fischer vs J Zvers, 1964 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Mason-Showalter Var (C42) 1-0
Teichmann vs Von Bardeleben, 1910 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attk. Mason-Showalter (C42)1-0 Unpin
A Brkic vs P Roberts, 2011 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 31 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attk. Jaenisch Var (C42) 1-0 Raking Bs
Riga vs Orel Chess Club, 1896 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 35 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cochrane Gambit. Center Var (C42) 0-1 Pin & fork
Carlsen vs Yu Yangyi, 2019 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Classical (C45) 1-0 A king cannot do two jobs
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Scotch Game: Schmidt Var (C45) 1-0 Double sacs for promotion
C Golmayo vs Steinitz, 1867 
(C45) Scotch Game, 51 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: General (C45) 0-1 blitz; Stockfish notes
Xiong vs Mamedyarov, 2020 
(C45) Scotch Game, 25 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Game: Scotch. Belgrade Gambit (C47) 1-0Thunderbolt
T Krnan vs J Bick, 2007 
(C47) Four Knights, 37 moves, 1-0

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Classical Var (C48) 0-1 P forks
D B Pritchard vs J Horner, 1975
(C48) Four Knights, 37 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Morphy Attack (C51) 1-0 Tactics win
Anderssen vs E Mohr, 1875 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 28 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit (C51) 0-1 21.Re5? Just Take It -- Rob the pin!
Younes Foughali vs C Yoo, 2016 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 29 moves, 0-1

Pin, skewer, deflection, all there.
Short vs I Sokolov, 2007 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 42 moves, 1-0

Italian, Classical. Center Holding Var (C53) 1-0 Remove the Def
Spielmann vs H Shoosmith, 1907 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 42 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 No Trade
So vs Anand, 2020 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 26 moves, 1-0

2Knts Def. Fried Liver Attk (C57) 1-0 Instructive Pin sequence
M Mansoor vs Valentine Cox, 1986 
(C57) Two Knights, 33 moves, 1-0

Italian, 2Knts Def. Polerio Def B+ (C58) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Short vs I Sokolov, 2009 
(C58) Two Knights, 31 moves, 1-0

Old Chess Adage: "Always check, it might be mate."
I Spero vs Showalter, 1922 
(C58) Two Knights, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

There are two unusual clearances in this game.
T Loyd vs F Perrin, 1855 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 31 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def (C65) 1-0 Exchange sac, Remove the Def
Anand vs Kramnik, 2013 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. Beverwijk Var (C65) 0-1Rooking around
J J Ady vs Spassky, 1984 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 37 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def (C65) 0-1 R fork+ robs the pin
Caruana vs Giri, 2020 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 26 moves, 0-1

Discovered checks and double checks are a powerful motif
Aronian vs Kramnik, 2018 
(C65) Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense, 27 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. Closed Wolf Var (C66) 1-0 Q+ escape
Yates vs J W te Kolste, 1925 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 48 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Exchange. King's Bishop Var (C68) 1-0 En Prise B!
S Vedmediuc vs V Sava, 2001 
(C68) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, 26 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Exchange. Gligoric Var (C69) 1-0 N vs B ending
Fischer vs Unzicker, 1970 
(C69) Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 42 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Cozio Def (C70) 0-1 Q sac for Mayet's Mate
J Geske vs S Ernst, 2011 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 27 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Wormald Attk (C77) 0-1 Remove the Def
U Bonnaire vs Adams, 2001
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 27 moves, 0-1

Duras produces a magnificent skewer tactic
Duras vs E Cohn, 1911 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 48 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Tarrasch Var (C77) 1-0 Remove the Def
K Treybal vs Hromadka, 1912 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 35 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Anderssen Var (C77) 1-0 Sac attk!
M Judd vs F Bock, 1871 
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 28 moves, 1-0

Spanish Closed. Martinez Var (C78) 0-1Blitz; interference fails
Carlsen vs Ding Liren, 2019 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 40 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Open Var. Main Lines (C80) 1-0 Deflection!
Timman vs Yusupov, 1987 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 29 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Delayed Exchange (C85) 1-0 tactics 23.?
Shabalov vs R Elseth, 1991 
(C85) Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD), 27 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Delayed Exch (C85) 1-0 Two Mating Squares
Taimanov vs J Pogats, 1950
(C85) Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD), 26 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Averbakh Var (C87) 1-0 Q+ & fork
Tal vs A Bannik, 1962 
(C87) Ruy Lopez, 28 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Marshall Attk. Re3 variation (C89) 1-0 2 hangers
Tal vs A Hermlin, 1964 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 28 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Closed. Pilnik Var (C90) 0-1 X-ray Defens suffers
I Lyskov vs G Borisenko, 1951 
(C90) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 42 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Bogoljubow Var (C91) 1-0 Lolli's # next
Bronstein vs Keres, 1950 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 33 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Chigorin Def (C97)1-0 Q is overworked defender
Tal vs Gligoric, 1964 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 40 moves, 1-0

Stonewall Attack (D00) 0-1 Interesting N manuevers
R Court vs A Feneridis, 1960 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 0-1

London System vs QID BxBa6 (D02) 1-0 Discovered+ collects Q
Kamsky vs Aseev, 1986 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 31 moves, 1-0

Zukertort vs. Bf5, e6, Nc6 (D02) 1/2-missed Qxh7 deflect sac
Polugaevsky vs Vaganian, 1981 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

Q Pawn Game: Zukertort Var (D02) 0-1 Discovered Dbl++
N Mikkelsen vs E Brondum, 2009 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 29 moves, 0-1

Colle System / QGD (D04) 1-0 Deflection Q sac unblocks passer
Capablanca vs B H Villegas, 1914 
(D04) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 1-0

Colle System 6.c4 QGA (D05) 1-0 RxB+ sac followed by Q+ & fork
P Cramling vs E Paehtz, 2006 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 1-0

QGD: Austrian Def (D06) 1-0 Discovered Double+ & fork
Wojtaszek vs Ulybin, 2013
(D06) Queen's Gambit Declined, 42 moves, 1-0

QGD: Albin Countergambit (D08) 0-1 Outnumbered 2-1, Skewer
NN vs P Lewin, 1864 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 15 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: General (D10) 0-1 Black tactics from the opening
A Akhramsyah Muammar Ubaidah vs N Villanueva, 2014
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 50 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Quiet Var (D11) 1/2-1/2 Missed it
Aronian vs Yu Yangyi, 2019 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 81 moves, 1/2-1/2

Slav Defense: Quiet Var (D11) 0-1 back rank pin & interference
Guimard vs Najdorf, 1944 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 30 moves, 0-1

Slav Def: Quiet Var. Schallopp Def (D12) 1-0 Flabbergasting B!!
P List vs J Mieses, 1927 
(D12) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 33 moves, 1-0

Slav Defense: Alekhine Var (D15) 1-0 Pins & forks shindig
Portisch vs Forintos, 1958 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 39 moves, 1-0

Game 1002 in Chess Informant Best Games 1001-1100
Ivanchuk vs Bacrot, 2007 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 27 moves, 0-1

Slav Def. Czech Var. Krause Attack (D17) 1-0 Qs rumble
Giri vs F A Cuijpers, 2009 
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 40 moves, 1-0

Slav Def: Czech. Classical System M.L. (D19) 0-1 Max Lange's #
Lutsko vs S Barth Stanford, 2007 
(D19) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch, 26 moves, 0-1

QGA: Old Variation (D20) 0-1 Sham Q sac removes the defender
E Williams vs Harrwitz, 1846 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 30 moves, 0-1

QGA: Classical Def. Main Lines (D27) 0-1 Pin the Def., x fork+
B Bok vs Xiong, 2019 
(D27) Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical, 37 moves, 0-1

QGA: Classical Def. Main Lines (D27) 1-0 video link
Ding Liren vs Yu Yangyi, 2020 
(D27) Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical, 37 moves, 1-0

The Yugoslav magazine Sahovski Glasnik, 1926, p12
Alekhine vs V Wahltuch, 1925 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 24 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Def. Two Knights Var (D32) 0-1 Stunning finish removes
S Hamann vs N Minev, 1963 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 37 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Prague Variation. M.L. (D34) 0-1Interference!
H Machelett vs R Slobodjan, 2007
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 32 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Defense: Classical. Advance Var (D34) 1-0 22.?
Kasparov vs G Hjorth, 1980 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 27 moves, 1-0

Classic case of Alekhin's gun ! D37 1-0 41
Karpov vs Spassky, 1979 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 41 moves, 1-0

QGD: Ragozin Defense. Alekhine Var (D38) 0-1 Overworked g-pawn
K Holm vs V S Gujrathi, 2016
(D38) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation, 38 moves, 0-1

QGD: Semi-Tarrasch Def. Pillsbury Var (D41) 1-0Remove the Guard
Suba vs I Farago, 1976 
(D41) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 26 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: General (D43) 1-0 19.?
Botvinnik vs G Stepanov (Schneideman), 1931 
(D43) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 34 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def: Stoltz. Shabalov Attack (D45) 0-1 Interference!
Nakamura vs Beliavsky, 2005 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 36 moves, 0-1

Semi-Slav Defense: Main Lines (D45) 1-0 Exhibition
Karpov vs L Christoffersen, 2000
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 30 moves, 1-0

QGD. Modern Variation (D50) 1-0 Basic endgame K&R mate lone K
A Guillot vs O Yalcin, 2001 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 86 moves, 1-0

QGD: Manhattan Var (D51) 1-0 Fork 'em, Pin 'em
Chiburdanidze vs T Vasilevich, 1998 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 34 moves, 1-0

QGD: Cambridge Springs Var (D52) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Teichmann vs H Wolf, 1905 
(D52) Queen's Gambit Declined, 31 moves, 1-0

Crazy Rook picks on defending Q who cannot leave the diagonal
Euwe vs S Landau, 1939 
(D54) Queen's Gambit Declined, Anti-Neo-Orthodox Variation, 31 moves, 1/2-1/2

Gruenfeld Def: Exchange. Modern Exchange (D85) 1-0 Overworked Q
Jakovenko vs Nepomniachtchi, 2011 
(D85) Grunfeld, 33 moves, 1-0

Gruenfeld Def: Modern Exchange (D85) 0-1 Just take it RxR!
L Babujian vs V Fedoseev, 2014
(D85) Grunfeld, 36 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Defense: Exchange Var (D85) 1-0 blitz blunder
Kazhgaleyev vs Morozevich, 2008 
(D85) Grunfeld, 11 moves, 1-0

A -WICKED- tactical shot by Ivanchuk. D85 0-1 36
Shirov vs Ivanchuk, 2008 
(D85) Grunfeld, 36 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Defense: Smyslov Def (D94) 0-1 Dynamic
Bisguier vs Smyslov, 1955 
(D94) Grunfeld, 36 moves, 0-1

Gruenfeld Def: Russian. Smyslov Var (D99) 0-1 battery, pin, int
Shamkovich vs Simagin, 1951 
(D99) Grunfeld Defense, Smyslov, 27 moves, 0-1

Catalan Opening: Closed Var (E01) 1-0 Rooks will clean up
J Kostelny vs M Vojtko, 2001 
(E01) Catalan, Closed, 31 moves, 1-0

Catalan Opening: Closed Var (E06) 1-0 Single-Double Threat!
Ribli vs I Jelen, 1979 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 29 moves, 1-0

Catalan Opening: Closed Variation (E06) 1-0 triple knight fork
Dubov vs A Esipenko, 2020 
(E06) Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3, 36 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Anti-Nimzo-Indian (E10) 1-0 Rising star!
Dubov vs Carlsen, 2020 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 39 moves, 1-0

Bogo-Indian Def: Grünfeld Var (E11) 1-0 N Single-Single-Double
D Anton Guijarro vs M Womacka, 2017 
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 47 moves, 1-0

QID: Kasparov-Petrosian Var. Kasparov Attk (E12) 0-1 16...?
Karpov vs Polgar, 2003 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 33 moves, 0-1

QID. Kasparov-Petrosian. Kasparov Attack (E12) 0-1 Overloaded R
Krasenkow vs Karpov, 2003 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 29 moves, 0-1

NID. Classical (E32) 1-0 B&N mate w/the "W" method
Ivanchuk vs Morozevich, 2011 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 72 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Classical Var (E32) 1-0 Q lurks
B Adhiban vs O Gschnitzer, 2020 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 27 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal Line (E40) 1-0 blindfold
Koltanowski vs La Mer, 1939 
(E40) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 32 moves, 1-0

NID: Reshevsky Var (E46) 0-1 Somebody said Tactics!
Jobava vs R Svane, 2020 
(E46) Nimzo-Indian, 32 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Def: Reshevsky Var (E46) 1-0 Remove the Defender
V Malakhov vs P H Nielsen, 2003 
(E46) Nimzo-Indian, 26 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Defense: Normal. King's Knight Var (E60) 1-0 34.?
Krogius vs Jansa, 1965 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

KID: Smyslov Var (E61) 0-1 Defender Deflection for Support Mate
O Danchevski vs V Spasov, 1998 
(E61) King's Indian, 33 moves, 0-1

KID: Kramer Variation (E70) 1-0 Exchange allows Q+ & fork LPDO
S Demmery vs K Zhou, 2010
(E70) King's Indian, 26 moves, 1-0

KID: Saemisch (E80) 1-0 Overworked P can't defend two squares
A Kuligowski vs P Biyiasas, 1978
(E80) King's Indian, Samisch Variation, 41 moves, 1-0

KID: Orthodox. General (E91) 1-0 Remove the Guard, Royal Fork+
Shirov vs Hoi, 1991 
(E91) King's Indian, 30 moves, 1-0

KID Orthodox. Bayonet Attk (E97) 1-0 R+ creates pinned defender
Hjartarson vs Shaked, 1997 
(E97) King's Indian, 48 moves, 1-0

Hippopotamus (A00) 1-0 4 over 3, and some punny advice!
E Sedina vs J Majdan, 2006 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 34 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening: Indian Defense (A00) 1-0 Q fork
D Wright vs J W Naylor, 1967
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Sicilian Invitation (A04) 0-1 27...?
Ribli vs Adorjan, 1983 
(A04) Reti Opening, 27 moves, 0-1

Zukertort Opening: Dutch Var (A04) 1-0 19.b4!
Van Wely vs J van Mil, 1993 
(A04) Reti Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

Dbl Fio Reti vs d5, Bg4 (A06) 0-1 Exch sac allows Q&N entry
G Steiner vs N Sommerbauer, 1994 
(A06) Reti Opening, 30 moves, 0-1

Loose Pieces Drop Off. Pinned Pieces Drop Where They Stand.
T Gelashvili vs M Mchedlishvili, 2002 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 50 moves, 0-1

Reti Opening: Reti Gambit (A09) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Bogoljubov vs P Johner, 1926 
(A09) Reti Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

"Single-Double Attack." A13 0-1 24
C Mangione vs B Grachev, 2015 
(A13) English, 24 moves, 0-1

English Anglo-Indian Def. Q's Knight Var (A16) 0-1 Just take it
S J Hutchings vs Keene, 1973  
(A16) English, 22 moves, 0-1

English, Anglo-Indian Def. Nimzo-English (A17) 0-1 Artful Excha
Korchnoi vs Romanishin, 1992 
(A17) English, 37 moves, 0-1

King's English. Kramnik-Shirov Counter (A21) 1-0Annoy Defender
Aronian vs Anand, 2017 
(A21) English, 34 moves, 1-0

The Discount Double Check is a Fredthebear favorite
Azmaiparashvili vs Chernin, 1980 
(A28) English, 29 moves, 1-0

King's English. Four Knights Quiet Line (A28) 0-1 Stockfish
Nakamura vs So, 2020 
(A28) English, 23 moves, 0-1

King's English. Four Knights, Fianchetto Lines (A29) 1-0 28.?
Tal vs K Grigorian, 1982 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 29 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Symmetrical (A36) 0-1 Skewer
V Panov vs L Popov, 1967
(A36) English, 40 moves, 0-1

Modern Def: Averbakh Var (A42) 0-1 Discovery+ allows QxQ
D Neukirch vs L Zinn, 1974 
(A42) Modern Defense, Averbakh System, 40 moves, 0-1

Benoni-Indian Def. Kingside move order (A43) 1-0 h-pawn lever
M Mrva vs M Tomcik, 2001 
(A43) Old Benoni, 30 moves, 1-0

Trompowsky Attack: General (A45) 0-1 En prise Zwischenzug
Bisguier vs I Ivanov, 1984 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 29 moves, 0-1

Veresov Attack 4.BxNf6 exBf6 (A45) 1-0 Interference wins!
Miles vs Tisdall, 1982 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 31 moves, 1-0

Barry Attk vs NY System (A45) 0-1 Remove the Defender!
E Danielian vs A Matnadze, 2019 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 38 moves, 0-1

Indian Game: Barczay Indian (A50) 1-0 Watch the B-Q threats!
Piket vs M Bosboom, 1999 
(A50) Queen's Pawn Game, 37 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def Bg7 vs Dbl Fianchetto Attk (A81) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Dreev vs D Berkovich, 1992 
(A81) Dutch, 39 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Classical Var (A84) 0-1 Remove the Guard
Reti vs K Havasi, 1912 
(A84) Dutch, 41 moves, 0-1

Dutch Defense: Queen's Knight Var (A85) 1-0 tactical flourish
G Welling vs J A Nilssen, 1997 
(A85) Dutch, with c4 & Nc3, 28 moves, 1-0

Owen Defense: General (B00) 1-0 Overworked P prods K charge!
Sax vs M Basman, 1975 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 36 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Def: Kennedy. Paulsen Attk (B00) 1-0 Remove the Def
So vs Vachier-Lagrave, 2020 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 15 moves, 1-0

St. George Defense: General (B00) 0-1 Shades of Capa's combo
Bo Larsen vs A Auletta, 1998 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 27 moves, 0-1

Borg Defense: 2...g4?! 3.Qxg4 (B00) 0-1 Combinations, Tactics
E Pospisilova vs I Kopecek, 1968 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 34 moves, 0-1

Owen Defense: General (B00) 1-0 Fabulous mating combo
Capablanca vs S Campos, 1927 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 23 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Defense: General (B00) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Euwe vs Prins, 1936 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 25 moves, 1-0

Scandinavian Def: Modern. Gipslis Var (B01) 1-0 Discovered+
L Christiansen vs K Commons, 1978 
(B01) Scandinavian, 24 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Pseudo-Austrian Attack (B06) 1-0 Eliminate the Def
Yu Yangyi vs P Maghsoodloo, 2016 
(B06) Robatsch, 19 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense: Bg7 (B06) 1-0 Simul exhibition; 25.?
Fischer vs M Bedford, 1964 
(B06) Robatsch, 25 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: 2.f4 (B10) 0-1 Trap the Defender
P Horn vs Tukmakov, 1999 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 27 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def: Breyer Var (B10) 1-0 Overworked Q
S R Wolf vs R Grau, 1928
(B10) Caro-Kann, 16 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def. 3.f4 dxe4 (B10) 0-1 21.0-0 leaks
S Wehmeier vs Chiburdanidze, 1996 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 24 moves, 0-1

BCM, December 1994, page 643 ' Still Hunting for Artistry.'
Bronstein vs H Hunt, 1994 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Karpov Var (B17) 1-0 17.?
Spassky vs H Pfleger, 1979 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 20 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Alapin. Stoltz Attack (B22) 1-0 Disc Dbl ++
D Sgnaolin vs G Lanzani, 2010 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 15 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin 5.Nc3 Bg7 (B22) 1-0 Discovered+
S Levitsky vs G Helbach, 1905 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 26 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin. Barmen Def 7.Bc4 Qe4+ (B22) 0-1
J Haug vs A Donchenko, 2014 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 45 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Alapin. Barmen Def (B22) 0-1 Capture, Capture again!
J Kleinert vs Tukmakov, 2000 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 20 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Passer allows capture
M Dean vs M Burrows, 2014
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 31 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Nimzowitsch. Main Line (B29) 1-0
C Pritchett vs E Gonzales, 1978 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicil Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attk (B30) 1-0 Self-fork
J Naylor vs D J O'Donoghue, 2013 
(B30) Sicilian, 31 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish; Discoveries
Aronin vs Geller, 1950 
(B32) Sicilian, 29 moves, 0-1

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 central pins, battery
O Chajes vs Janowski, 1918 
(B32) Sicilian, 27 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: French 3...d5 (B40) 0-1 Bxf2+ Decoy, Ne4+ Unpin
Lasker vs E Wilde, 1909 
(B40) Sicilian, 33 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Kan. Wing Attack (B43) 0-1 Remove the Defender
O Zambrana vs Kotronias, 2002 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 28 moves, 0-1

Sicil Richter-Rauzer. Classical (B64) 0-1 Exch Sac, Rob the pin
Sax vs Van der Wiel, 1985 
(B64) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Najdorf. Adams Attack (B90) 1/2-1/2 Fortress
Nakamura vs Van Wely, 2009 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 79 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf (B90) 1-0 White Q double attack
Anand vs B Badea, 1990 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 29 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Adams Attack (B90) 1-0 27.?
A Planinc vs H Gerenski, 1970 
(B90) Sicilian, Najdorf, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Najdorf (B96) 1-0 R skewer+ clips g1=Q promotion
Dubov vs Grischuk, 2020 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 51 moves, 1-0

Philidor Def (C41) 0-1 3 minors produce Blackburne's Mate!
Lombardy vs D H Campora, 1994 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 27 moves, 0-1

Three Knights Opening: Steinitz - Rosenthal Var (C46) 0-1 Pin
H Karlsson vs Geller, 1986 
(C46) Three Knights, 21 moves, 0-1

Italian Greco Gambit Moeller-Therkatz Attk (C54)1-0 N fork next
W Cohn vs L Forgacs, 1905 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 26 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open. Zukertort Var (C80) 1-0 Pin, Skewer, Fork
J C Eppens vs S P Johnston, 1903 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 19 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Closed. Bogoljubow Var (C91) 0-1 R pair is dbl forked
Yates vs Bogoljubov, 1924 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 33 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Hungarian Def (C50) 1-0 Punish Wayward Knight
Hope vs Pickering, 1974 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 12 moves, 1-0

Dutch Def: Classical. Ilyin-Zhenevsky Var Modern M.L. (A99) 0-1
M Romi vs Karanjas, 1956 
(A99) Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky Variation with b3, 20 moves, 0-1

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

The Barnes Defense 1.e4 f6 (B00) 1-0 Unique
Anderssen vs T Barnes, 1862 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 22 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Defense: Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 1-0 22.?
A Iljin vs Nepomniachtchi, 2007 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 28 moves, 1-0

A typical case of "forgot that takeback is not automatic".
I Nei vs Petrosian, 1960 
(A56) Benoni Defense, 33 moves, 1-0

It's the C25 Vienna Game!
I Bilek vs Matulovic, 1968 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 51 moves, 1-0

KGD Falkbeer Countergambit. Charousek Gambit Old Line (C32) 1-0
R Babaev vs Moskoviev, 1988 
(C32) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 8 moves, 1-0

Barczay Indian (A50) 0-1 Consecutive Black Exchange Sacs!!
M Kadiltzoglou vs B Byklum, 2001 
(A50) Queen's Pawn Game, 20 moves, 0-1

Italian, Two Kts Def Polerio Def Bogoljubow Var (C58) 0-1Rabbit
J Wijker vs G van Buuren, 1989 
(C58) Two Knights, 37 moves, 0-1

KGD. Falkbeer Countergambit. Nimzowitsch-Marshall CG (C31) 1-0
E Pruner vs V Zemitis, 1960 
(C31) King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit, 27 moves, 1-0

200 Open Games by David Bronstein (part 1)
Bondarevsky vs Bronstein, 1945 
(C47) Four Knights, 44 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Bogoljubow Var (C91) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Kamsky vs R Sturt, 2015 
(C91) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Modern Var (B56) 0-1 Game-clinching Interference
J Trapl vs L Alster, 1963 
(B56) Sicilian, 29 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Bowdler Attack (B20) 0-1 Q trap
P Priya vs O Alexandrova, 2012 
(B20) Sicilian, 24 moves, 0-1

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

Owen Defense: General (B00) 1-0 Bxf7+ generates Pawn mate!
M Trajkovski vs Gzim Bytyqi, 2019 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 10 moves, 1-0

shows the power of PINS to create ZUGZWANG
B Harper vs R Zuk, 1971 
(E97) King's Indian, 39 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Scotch Gambit (C44) 1-0 Mayet's Mate
Kolisch vs Hamppe, 1859 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 28 moves, 1-0

Modern Def: Standard Def (B06) 1-0 Recapture would be costly
Short vs Speelman, 1987 
(B06) Robatsch, 16 moves, 1-0

P-K4 Busch-Gass Gambit (C40) 1-0 The Krejcik queen trap
J Krejcik vs Baumgartner, 1914 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 7 moves, 1-0

P-K4 Busch-Gass Gambit. Chiodini Gambit (C40) 0-1
C Schulz vs U Gass, 1972 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 20 moves, 0-1

P-K4 Busch-Gass Gambit (C40) 1-0 Greek gift w/uncommon finish
R Gralla vs M Amini, 2010 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 19 moves, 1-0

P-K4 Busch-Gass Gambit. Chiodini Gambit (C40) 0-1 Not 4 timid s
J W Baird vs E Busch, 1906 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Mayet Attack. Poisoned P (C40) 0-1
L Muller vs Keres, 1934 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 15 moves, 0-1

Czech Defense: General (B06) 1-0 Surprise!
J Arnason vs Pribyl, 1987 
(B07) Pirc, 15 moves, 1-0

Czech Defense: General (B06) 1-0 Pile on the pin
R Djurhuus vs Kramnik, 1990 
(B07) Pirc, 25 moves, 1-0

Czech Def. (B07) 1-0 Two sets of doubled pawns are often fatal
P J Sowray vs R S Mitchell, 2013 
(B07) Pirc, 35 moves, 1-0

Pirc Classical Quiet System Czech Def (B08) 1/2-1/2
L Christiansen vs S Taulbut, 1978 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 28 moves, 1/2-1/2

Robatsch, K Pawn Fianchetto (B06) 0-1 Hippo w/2 exposed K's
D Ebeling vs T Vedrickas, 2013 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 38 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Rousseau G / Latvian G (C50) 1-0Unique semi-smoth
H G Gunderam vs A Grava, 1970 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 9 moves, 1-0

King Pawn Game 1.e4 e5 2.h3 (C20) 1-0 Kside attack, pinned f7
Morphy vs NN, 1848 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 1-0

K Pawn Game 2.h3 (C20) 1/2-1/2 P fork tactics; Stockfish notes
V Green vs R Brien, 1856
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 1/2-1/2

This game was used in the Wikipedia article about the Skewer
Kasparov vs Lutikov, 1978 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 56 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Greco Gambit Traditional(C54) 1-0Links
Rossetto vs R Lisboa, 1957 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 26 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def: Bogoljubow Var (D46) 1-0 75 options
D Podhorzer vs K Palda, 1933 
(D46) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 26 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Queen Pawn Def (A06) 0-1 Disc+ next
J Boteanu vs L Vajda, 2001 
(A06) Reti Opening, 21 moves, 0-1

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

Slav Def: Czech. Classical System (D18) 1-0 Meeting + w/Disc+
Van Wely vs Ribli, 2006 
(D18) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch, 37 moves, 1-0

A simple "rook-reloader" B82 0-1 26
S Ionov vs A Yashtylov, 2000 
(B82) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 26 moves, 0-1

M Torre vs B Wall, 1971 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 4 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attk. Mason Var (C42) 1-0 No Deflection
Vidmar vs F Englund, 1905 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicil Accelerated Dragon. Maroczy Bind Gurgenidze Var (B36) 0-1
V Ciocaltea vs Parma, 1968 
(B36) Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, 28 moves, 0-1

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