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variants / Scotch Gambit less QN (000) 1-0 Discovered+
W Pollock vs A Rumboll, 1882 
(000) Chess variants, 15 moves, 1-0

Owen Def. Matovinsky Gambit (B00) 1-0 6...Bg7 Out of business
G den Broeder vs W Wegener, 1982 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 17 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Defense: Maroczy Variation. Maroczy Gambit (B12) 1-0
Gilbert B Temme vs S Schwartz, 1971 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 13 moves, 1-0

Hippopotamus (A00) 1-0 Raking Bishops
A Selezniev vs H Fahrni, 1916 
(B06) Robatsch, 34 moves, 1-0

Polish Opening: 3.f4 d6 gets heated (A00) 0-1 promotion looms
H Bennett vs E M Green, 1985 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

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

Polish Opening: Schiffler-Sokolsky Var 5.f4 0-0 (A00) 0-1Corres
L Schiffler vs Reich, 1951 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: From Gambit (A02) 0-1 Stockfish notes
Bird vs J Mason, 1875 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

Zukertort Opening: Pirc Invitation (A04) 1-0 Uncommon Pairs!!
K Tsatsalashvili vs E Mirzoeva, 2018 
(A04) Reti Opening, 34 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Ross Gambit (A04) 0-1 Charity online simul
Anand vs Nikhil Kamath, 2021 
(A04) Reti Opening, 34 moves, 0-1

Zukertort Opening: Queen Pawn Def (A06) 0-1 Overloaded R
Nakamura vs Aronian, 2020 
(A06) Reti Opening, 37 moves, 0-1

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

Nimzo-Larsen Ba3 vs Lasker's NY System (A06) 0-1 Pin
So vs Giri, 2021 
(A06) Reti Opening, 30 moves, 0-1

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 Double attack
M Godena vs M Schekachikhin, 2018 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 18 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Attack (A07) 1-0 Long diagonal battle
M Daneri vs T Spanton, 2015 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 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

KIA vs Old Sicilian (A07) 0-1 wildfire, promotion
C Irvine vs E Meyer, 1970 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 24 moves, 0-1

English vs AID. Mikenas-Carls Var (A15) 1-0 Underpromotion+
Vachier-Lagrave vs D Anton Guijarro, 2021 
(A15) English, 44 moves, 1-0

Checkmate by King and, only ONE Knight.
J Nogueiras vs M Gongora Reyes, 2001 
(A21) English, 84 moves, 1-0

King's English. Four Knights (A28) 0-1 Correspondence
Ragozin vs V Sozin, 1937 
(A28) English, 23 moves, 0-1

King's English. Four Knights Fianchetto Lines (A29) 0-1Young GM
Navara vs V Keymer, 2021 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 60 moves, 0-1

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

Upside-down Greco's Mate of Sorts (Arabian Mate w/a B assist)
E Domingos vs H Danielsen, 2008
(A41) Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6), 40 moves, 0-1

The Bad Bishop A45 1-0 32
McShane vs Kotronias, 2003 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 32 moves, 1-0

Torre Attack: Classical Def (A46) 1-0 Exch Sac on the back rank
H Karner vs Karpov, 1972 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 43 moves, 1-0

49.Rb2!! +/- wins if Black takes the Poisoned Rook
Hort vs A Rodriguez Cespedes, 1987 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 55 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Knights Variation. General (A46) 1-0 Penetrate!
Keres vs D Podhorzer, 1937 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 35 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Capablanca Var (A47) 0-1 Directly into endgame
B P Reilly vs Flohr, 1935 
(A47) Queen's Indian, 36 moves, 0-1

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

Dutch Defense d6 vs Colle (A80) 0-1 BLOCKADE; notes by A.N.
H Hage vs Nimzowitsch, 1926  
(A80) Dutch, 42 moves, 0-1

Dutch Defense: General (A80) 1-0 Cornered Bishop
Nimzowitsch vs J Mieses, 1925 
(A80) Dutch, 28 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Semi-Leningrad Var (A81) 1-0 Remove the Guard
Van Wely vs D Reinderman, 2010 
(A81) Dutch, 49 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Stonewall. Modern Variation (A90) 1-0 43.?
S Bogner vs G Bwalya, 2010 
(A90) Dutch, 43 moves, 1-0

Uncommon King's Pawn Opening (B00) 0-1 N escorts passed pawn
P Jaracz vs Miles, 2001 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 59 moves, 0-1

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5 M.L. Mieses Var (B01) 1-0 Bc8 left there
Benko vs W Lyons, 1966 
(B01) Scandinavian, 26 moves, 1-0

Rook sacrifice, lone Queen-drops-in mate, a.k.a. Corridor #
T Stolberg-Rohr vs T Skytte, 2003
(B01) Scandinavian, 40 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Defense: Normal Variation (B02) 0-1 Creative
Malle vs Dankert, 1921
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 12 moves, 0-1

Modern Def: King Pawn Fianchetto (B06) 1-0 Spearhead 30.?
Suetin vs M Ujtelky, 1965 
(B06) Robatsch, 31 moves, 1-0

Volume 140, Game 1 in Chess Evolution Volumes. 101-150
Karjakin vs Jobava, 2014 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 31 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Defense: Advance. Tal Var (B12) 0-1 Stockfish
Tal vs Botvinnik, 1961 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 42 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Def: Advance. Short Var (B12) 1-0 Stockfish; 25.?
Short vs Ljubojevic, 1991 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 43 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Maroczy Var (B12) 1-0 Dbl N sacrifices expose K
Tartakower vs H Weenink, 1930 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 46 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Wing Gambit. Marshall Var (B20)1-0 N sac for Greco's #
Koltanowski vs D Saxton, 1940 
(B20) Sicilian, 25 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin. Barmen Def (B22) 0-1 Key West, FL
B Finegold vs L Christiansen, 1994 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 45 moves, 0-1

Sic Alapin. Smith-Morra Declined (B22) 0-1 Exchanges, Q+ & fork
Boyang Zhao vs Bruzon Batista, 2021 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 19 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) 1-0 Skewer+
M Davletbayeva vs Abdallah Aldhaheri Shaikha, 2016 
(B27) Sicilian, 33 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian / Delayed Alapin c3 (B30) 1-0 Kside blitz!
Tal vs Dzindzichashvili, 1991 
(B30) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Will you ever duplicate this? I wouldn't care to.
D Smerdon vs G Nakauchi, 2007 
(B40) Sicilian, 69 moves, 1-0

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

Sicilian Def: French Var. Westerinen Attack 10.Ke2 (B40) 1-0
Carlsen vs Duda, 2021 
(B40) Sicilian, 38 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Canal Attk. Haag Gambit (B51) 1-0 Vukovic# awaits
E Schiller vs T Redman, 1975 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Canal Attack. ML (B52) 0-1 N sac offer to promote
Short vs Kasparov, 1987 
(B52) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 56 moves, 0-1

Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Early dev B62 1-0 Arabian#
Kavalek vs K Commons, 1978 
(B62) Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian, Dragon. Classical (B72) 0-1From one Knight to another
G Popilski vs I Porat, 2007 
(B72) Sicilian, Dragon, 21 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Def: Scheveningen. Classical Var (B84) 1-0 imagination
Nepomniachtchi vs Kasparov, 2017 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 47 moves, 1/2-1/2

French Defense: Horwitz Attack. Papa-Ticulat Gambit (C00) 1-0
F Koberl vs C Laszlo, 1952
(C00) French Defense, 23 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 Defense: Advance. Ruisdonk Gambit (C02) 0-1
P Verneuil vs R Amgalanbaatar, 2017
(C02) French, Advance, 33 moves, 0-1

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

July, p. 156 [Game 82 / 2802] American Chess Bulletin 1914
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1914 
(C11) French, 45 moves, 1-0

Center Game: Berger Var (C22) 1-0 Pawns eating pieces
J Leandro vs R Valverde Fuentes, 2001 
(C22) Center Game, 26 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Stanley Variation. Reversed Spanish (C26) 1-0 22.?
W Cohn vs G Oskam, 1906 
(C26) Vienna, 22 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit: Declined. Classical (C30)0-1 Q sac to royal fork
Steinitz vs Pillsbury, 1892 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 30 moves, 0-1

Game 17 World Champion - Steinitz (I.Linder/V.Linder)
Steinitz vs Anderssen, 1866 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 85 moves, 1-0

KGA. B's Gambit Lopez (C33) 0-1 Q sac slashes unknown Nietsche
Nietsche vs S Factor, 1928 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 16 moves, 0-1

KGA. King's Knight Gambit (C34) 1-0 Mate by an unmoved piece?!!
Allgaier vs NN, 1807 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 14 moves, 1-0

KGA. Schallop Def some Alekhine Def concepts (C34) 0-1 Pin
Illescas Cordoba vs P Motwani, 1988 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 41 moves, 0-1

KGA. Becker Defense (C34) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Ivanchuk vs Leko, 2020 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 56 moves, 1-0

KGA Kieseritsky Gambit Berlin Def (C39) 1-0Decoy sets up fork
Morphy vs Anderssen, 1858 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer Var 4.d4 d6 5.Nc4 (C40) 0-1
P Bilguer vs Von der Lasa, 1839 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 33 moves, 0-1

Latvian Gambit: Accepted. Bilguer Var (C40) 1-0 Stockfish
Mayet vs W Hanstein, 1837 
(C40) King's Knight Opening, 20 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: Exchange Variation WIld HAir (C41) 1-0
Blackburne vs K Hamppe, 1873 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 39 moves, 1-0

P-Q4: Dresden Opening (C44) 0-1 Olga is a kit shicker
G Sukhu vs O Sabirova, 2004 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 0-1

Jan-27-12 LIFE Master AJ: (My YT video that covers this game.)
Blackburne vs Steinitz, 1876 
(C45) Scotch Game, 51 moves, 0-1

Four Knights, Scotch. Accepted (C47) 1-0 Stockfish notes; video
Kramnik vs Aronian, 2012 
(C47) Four Knights, 42 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Rousseau Gambit (C50) 0-1 Cornered
E Anthony vs Steinitz, 1880 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 20 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Italian Var (C50) 1/2-1/2 sac 18...Nxg2 wins
So vs Carlsen, 2021 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 54 moves, 1/2-1/2

Giuoco Pianissimo. Italian Four Knights Var (C50) 0-1 Stockfish
Salwe vs Rubinstein, 1907 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 55 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Two Knts Def. Modern B's Opening (C55) 1-0 Ns inv
Carlsen vs Dubov, 2021 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Berlin Def. Closed Showalter Var (C66) 1-0 Exch Sac
Pillsbury vs M Judd, 1901 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 30 moves, 1-0

Spanish Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz (C72) 1-0Give to get glory
Geller vs Spassky, 1964 
(C72) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O, 30 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C78) 1-0 Open e-file, uncastled K
Carlsen vs E Blomqvist, 2001 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 21 moves, 1-0

Spanish, Morphy Def. Steinitz Deferred (C79) 1/2-1/2 Not Legall
C Kielminski vs V Palciauskas, 1976 
(C79) Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred, 19 moves, 1/2-1/2

#4629 in Laszlo Polgar's "Chess: 5334 Problems, Combinations, &
Y Rokhlin vs A Zaitsev, 1954 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 17 moves, 0-1

Game 286 The Golden Treasury of Chess (Wellmuth/Horowitz)
H Seidman vs Reshevsky, 1942 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 37 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 Bxf7+ declined
Tal vs Gurgenidze, 1961 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 35 moves, 1-0

Stonewall Attack (D00) 0-1 Dbl Rook sacrifice to mate!
R Court vs A Feneridis, 1960 
(D00) Queen's Pawn Game, 27 moves, 0-1

London System vs KID (D02) 0-1 Dovetail Mate
W Grombacher vs H Berliner, 1957 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 0-1

variants / London System Copycat (000) 0-1Both Ks on outer file
T Chapman vs Kasparov, 2001 
(000) Chess variants, 37 moves, 0-1

Horatio Caro (1862-1920) smashes Lasker's NY System /Baltic Def
H Caro vs Lasker, 1890 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 14 moves, 1-0

Sarratt Attack (D00) 1/2-1/2 Triumvirate of passed pawns
Janowski vs Ed. Lasker, 1924 
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 71 moves, 1/2-1/2

QGD. Albin Countergambit (D08) 1-0 N forks, P fork
R O'Donnell vs W B Riley, 1971 
(D08) Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 23 moves, 1-0

looked up with a smile and said 'Very pretty, Sammy. I resign.'
Reshevsky vs I A Horowitz, 1941 
(D18) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch, 42 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: General (D32) 1-0 5 consecutive knight moves
W Gibson vs F Wenman, 1920 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 34 moves, 1-0

QGD. Ragozin Def. Vienna Var (D39) 1-0 Return fire on Bishop
W Wiese vs F Sanmartin, 1967 
(D39) Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation, 15 moves, 1-0

Gruenfeld Def: Exchange. Modern Exchange Var (D85) 1-0 Pin
Yusupov vs Sax, 1980 
(D85) Grunfeld, 16 moves, 1-0

This was undoubtedly one of the best games of the match
Kasparov vs Karpov, 1986 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 58 moves, 0-1

NID. Saemisch. Accelerated (E24) 0-1 Internet
Carlsen vs Aronian, 2021 
(E24) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 26 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Saemisch (E26) 1-0 bustin' back ranker
Z Kovacs vs U Cala, 1954 
(E26) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 25 moves, 1-0

NID. Huebner. Rubinstein Var (E42) 1-0 N family fork
A Simutowe vs G Nsubuga, 2001 
(E42) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein), 24 moves, 1-0

NID. Normal. Bernstein Def (E59) 1-0 Bad Bishop Punishment
Balashov vs Rozentalis, 1988
(E59) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line, 32 moves, 1-0

King's Indian Defense: Fianchetto. Long Var (E68) 0-1 blitz fun
Ivkov vs Fischer, 1970 
(E68) King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4, 36 moves, 0-1

KID. Six Pawns Attack (E77) 0-1 full go Max Lange's Mate!!
O Hackner vs R Bates, 2013 
(E77) King's Indian, 38 moves, 0-1

KID. Six Pawns Attack (E77) 1-0 He didn't quit
H Nezad vs R Ovalle, 2010 
(E77) King's Indian, 38 moves, 1-0

KID. Orthodox. Gligoric-Taimanov System (E92) 1-0 Interference
Najdorf vs Geller, 1967 
(E92) King's Indian, 68 moves, 1-0

Game 40 Secrets of Modern Chess Strategy by John Watson
Ahues vs Alekhine, 1936 
(D22) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 31 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Modern Line (D11) 1-0
Krasenkow vs Shcherbakov, 1992
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 27 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Schara Gambit (D32) 0-1 Q sac mating attack!!
A Tsagarakis vs I Rogers, 1978 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 20 moves, 0-1

Queen's Gambit Accepted: Bogoljubow Def (D24) 1-0 Exciting!
Krasenkow vs R Praggnanandhaa, 2021 
(D24) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 44 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav: Anti-Noteboom. Stonewall, Portisch G(D31) 0-1 22...?
Dautov vs Krasenkow, 2002 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 26 moves, 0-1

KID. Petrosian Variation. Normal Def (E93) 0-1 Remove the Guard
N Antonova vs G Dauletova, 2006 
(E93) King's Indian, Petrosian System, 31 moves, 0-1

Scotch 4...Qh4 Horwitz Attk (C45) 1-0 intermezzo+ creates obstr
W Grimshaw vs Steinitz, 1875 
(C45) Scotch Game, 17 moves, 1-0

KGA Kieseritsky G. Cotter G. (C39) 1-0 The White N is immune
Morphy vs E Rousseau, 1849 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 1-0

Evans Gambit. Slow Variation (C52) 1-0 Q sac, Disc Dbl ++
Steinitz vs E Pilhal, 1860 
(C52) Evans Gambit, 17 moves, 1-0

Blackburne's Trap is an Unpin (sitting Q sac) Legall's Mate
Blackburne vs NN, 1885  
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 13 moves, 1-0

NID. Classical. Keres Def (E32) 0-1 Rolling knights!!
Lokvenc vs Keres, 1943 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 35 moves, 0-1

King's Indian Attack vs C-K Bg7 (A07) 1/2-1/2 Stockfish
Fischer vs Hort, 1970 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 60 moves, 1/2-1/2

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

Spanish Game: Closed. Chigorin Def (C97) 1-0 N+ is not best
Bronstein vs Panov, 1946 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 39 moves, 1-0

Italian, Classical. Greco Gambit Greco Var (C54) 1-0 10...BxRa1
Greco vs NN, 1624 
(C54) Giuoco Piano, 17 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Wormald Attack (C77) 1-0 blitz
B Munguntuul vs G Tokhirjonova, 2017
(C77) Ruy Lopez, 20 moves, 1-0

Bogo-Indian Defense: Grünfeld Var (E11) 1-0 Pin, pile on
A Maltsevskaya vs G Tokhirjonova, 2018 
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 26 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Steinitz Gambit Zukertort Def (C25) 0-1Brilliant
New York vs Philadelphia, 1886 
(C25) Vienna, 26 moves, 0-1

QID. Petrosian Variation (E12) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish; 25...?
K Miton vs Ivanchuk, 2007 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 40 moves, 0-1

Benoni Def: Modern Var (A56) 0-1 Deflection Sac, interference
R Klugman vs Lombardy, 1955 
(A56) Benoni Defense, 79 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense vs Ne2, f3, g4 (B07) 1-0 Stunning Q sacrifice!
Topalov vs M Leskovar, 1992 
(B07) Pirc, 23 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Closed Var (C53) 1-0 Stockfish notes
J J Rousseau vs Von Conti, 1759 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 19 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Nezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) 0-1 Q sac!?
Giri vs Carlsen, 2021 
(B30) Sicilian, 53 moves, 0-1

"The Magician from Riga" in TOP form. This'll numb your brain!!
Tal vs Panno, 1958 
(C92) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 57 moves, 1-0

24...Rh1+! is a decoy tactic Chigorin failed to play
Schiffers vs Chigorin, 1897 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2

KGA. Bishop's Gambit Lopez Var (C33) 0-1 Find the sacrifice
Von der Lasa vs P Bilguer, 1839 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 28 moves, 0-1

KGA Bishop's Gambit (C33) 0-1 Stockfish notes; 21...?
NN vs Staunton, 1841 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 22 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Giuoco Pianissimo (C50) 1-0Stockfish; blind swine
E Williams vs Harrwitz, 1852 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 32 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Panov Attack (B14) 1-0 Pile on the Pin
Browne vs R M Bond, 1966
(B14) Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack, 24 moves, 1-0

English Opening: Symmetrical. Four Knights (A35) 0-1
M Yilmaz vs Nepomniachtchi, 2013 
(A35) English, Symmetrical, 20 moves, 0-1

Greco CG/Philidor Def: Lopez Countergambit (C41) 1-0 K walk
A Kubbel vs E Kubbel, 1914 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 14 moves, 1-0

Benko Gambit: Accepted. Fully Accepted Var (A58) 1-0Unstoppable
A Donchenko vs Jose Antonio Herrera Reyes, 2019 
(A58) Benko Gambit, 33 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Modern Var (B50) 0-1 N discoveries, overloaded Q
U Flanders vs V Garcia Castro, 2006 
(B50) Sicilian, 32 moves, 0-1

KID. Normal Variation (E70) 0-1 Q sacrifice
R K N Lanning vs P S Spiller, 1976 
(E70) King's Indian, 32 moves, 0-1

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5 Def: M.L. Mieses Var (B01) 0-1 Lolli's #
M Ouechtati vs G Solis, 2010 
(B01) Scandinavian, 26 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Nimzowitsch. Main Line (B29) 0-1
Karjakin vs Mamedyarov, 2021 
(B29) Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein, 28 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Larsen Double Fianchetto (A04) 0-1 Two bad choices
S Begun vs A Kapengut, 1978 
(A04) Reti Opening, 15 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Steinitz Deferred (C79) 0-1 Bear hug#
W Pietzsch vs Spassky, 1962 
(C79) Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred, 48 moves, 0-1

QGA: Saduleto Var (D20) 1-0 He sure tried to sac both Bs
Y Vovk vs N Nikcevic, 2013 
(D20) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 20 moves, 1-0

The Bull's Head vs Modern Defense: Bg7 Fianchetto (A40) 0-1
A Sharevich vs C Yip, 2021 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 49 moves, 0-1

Rubinstein Opening: Classical Def (D05) 0-1 Overworked Q
Zukertort vs A Sellman, 1883 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 41 moves, 0-1

Dunst/C-K Def.: Bronstein-Larsen Var (B16) 1-0 K walk!!
Chiburdanidze vs Short, 1983 
(B16) Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation, 28 moves, 1-0

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Long Whip (C39) 1-0 Decoyed into Royal+
C Stanley vs NN, 1841 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 22 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Staunton Var (C42) 1/2-1/2
Carlsen vs Nepomniachtchi, 2021 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

"A Common Peeve: Bxg6!" (game of the day Jul-01-2015)
K Commons vs P Peev, 1976 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 33 moves, 1-0

Dutch Defense: Leningrad. Warsaw Var 7.0-0 c6 (A88) 1-0
H A Gretarsson vs B Thorfinnsson, 2004 
(A88) Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6, 34 moves, 1-0

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

Benoni Defense: Taimanov Var (A67) 0-1
J Gromek vs Polugaevsky, 1959 
(A67) Benoni, Taimanov Variation, 29 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Classical. Central Var (C64) 1-0 Blindfold simul
Lasker vs Richards, 1892 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Kan. Knight Var (B43) 0-1 Stockfish notes; 34...?
B Rabar vs Polugaevsky, 1959 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 35 moves, 0-1

KGA. Kieseritsky Gambit Berlin Def (C39) 0-1 It's WHO you know
Hebden vs M Stean, 1982 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 15 moves, 0-1

French Def: Classical. Vistaneckis (Nimzowitsch) Var (C13) 1-0%
Lasker vs E Delmar, 1893 
(C13) French, 31 moves, 1-0

French Def: Classical. Burn Main Line (C11) 1-0 Ground Chuk
Ponomariov vs Ivanchuk, 2002 
(C11) French, 23 moves, 1-0

"Can't Fool an Old Fooler" (game of the day Apr-01-2006)
Marshall vs Lasker, 1907  
(D53) Queen's Gambit Declined, 43 moves, 0-1

Hungarian Opening: Indian Def (A00) 0-1 Remove the guard
B Socko vs Nakamura, 2002 
(B07) Pirc, 29 moves, 0-1

Semi-Slav Defense: Marshall Gambit. Main Line 9.Bf8 (D31) 1-0
A Timofeev vs D Frolyanov, 2011 
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 39 moves, 1-0

Game 187'The Most Amazing Chess Moves of All Time' by John Emms
Kmoch vs Nimzowitsch, 1927 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 63 moves, 0-1

An amusingly weird sort of game.
Boleslavsky vs Sokolsky, 1944 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 54 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Original Marshall Attk (C89) 0-1 Smashing Q sac!
B Wall vs M Metcho, 1973 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 21 moves, 0-1

Bird Opening: From Gambit (A02) 0-1 Recipes or research?
Bird vs Lasker, 1895  
(A02) Bird's Opening, 34 moves, 0-1

Benoni Defense: Four Pawns Attack. Main Line (A69) · 1-0
Portisch vs P Dely, 1955 
(A69) Benoni, Four Pawns Attack, Main line, 22 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Hyperaccelerated Dragon (B27) · 1-0
F Portisch vs I Hacsak, 1956 
(B27) Sicilian, 26 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Capablanca Var (A47) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Tartakower vs Najdorf, 1935 
(A47) Queen's Indian, 21 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Saemisch-Indian (A50) 1-0 Gueridon Mate w/pawn!
Lilienthal vs M Romi, 1930 
(A50) Queen's Pawn Game, 31 moves, 1-0

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

Russian Game: Three Knights (C42) 0-1 Marshall-ed into corner
J Mortimer vs Marshall, 1900 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 39 moves, 0-1

QGD. Lasker Defense (D53) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
Marshall vs Capablanca, 1909 
(D53) Queen's Gambit Declined, 49 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Symmetrical (C49) 0-1 tricky Ns
P Johner vs Vidmar, 1904 
(C49) Four Knights, 29 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C78) 0-1 Double Exchange Sacrifice
Karjakin vs Caruana, 2012 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 36 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Closed. Morphy Attack (C78) 1-0 N traps B
Pillsbury vs Feldmann / Yanushpolsky / Siegfrie, 1902 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 33 moves, 1-0

Old Benoni. Pawn Thrust (A44) 0-1 Tumbling Ns, Raking Bs
P Rowe vs T Kyriakidis, 2004 
(A44) Old Benoni Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

This is the shortest known serious game ending in stalemate.
M Sibilio vs S Mariotti, 1982 
(C00) French Defense, 27 moves, 1/2-1/2

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf Var (B94) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
Spassky vs B Vladimirov, 1961 
(B94) Sicilian, Najdorf, 25 moves, 1-0

C-K Advance Van der Wiel Attack (B12) 1-0 Exposed K
Shirov vs Karpov, 1999 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Defense: Williams Var (B00) 1-0 Resembles Opera #
Gligoric vs J Rosenstein, 1963 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 21 moves, 1-0

Hartlaub-Charlick Gambit (A40) 0-1 The castled K wins again
H W Apperly vs H Charlick, 1894 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 15 moves, 0-1

English Opening: English Defense. General (A10) 1-0 blitz
K Sychev vs S Gumularz, 2021 
(A10) English, 21 moves, 1-0

Vienna Gambit. Hamppe-Allgaier-Thorold Gambit (C25) 0-1 Misfire
Zukertort vs J Adair, 1884 
(C25) Vienna, 26 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Rousseau Gambit (C50) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
W Lewis vs NN, 1840 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 19 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Classical. Anti-Fischer-Sozin Var (B57) 1-0Stockf
Karpov vs Stein, 1971 
(B57) Sicilian, 47 moves, 1-0

Volume 75, Game 4 Chess Evolution Volumes 51-100
A Moiseenko vs Vachier-Lagrave, 2013 
(D85) Grunfeld, 41 moves, 1-0

DBl Fianchetto Attk vs Dutch Leningrad (A81) 1-0 Sac Attk!!
Dreev vs V Malaniuk, 1991 
(A81) Dutch, 39 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin 6.Qxd4 Nc6 (B22) 1-0 Effective Q raid
Mamedyarov vs Polgar, 2009 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 23 moves, 1-0

K's Knight Opening: Normal Var (C44) 0-1 blitz reversed opening
Eiman Fallatah vs S Vijayalakshmi, 2017 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 9 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 0-1 video link
Dubov vs V S Gujrathi, 2022 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 37 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Schmidt Var (C45) 1-0 Blind swine on the 8th
Y Rovner vs Korchnoi, 1945 
(C45) Scotch Game, 20 moves, 1-0

Colle System c4, Nc3 vs c5, Nc6 Copycat (D05) 1-0 Battery
Zukertort vs S Rosenthal, 1883 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 32 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Paulsen Var (C51) 0-1 Stockfish
Kolisch vs Paulsen, 1861 
(C51) Evans Gambit, 28 moves, 0-1

Italian Game: Two Knights Def (C55) 1-0 Cornered
Botvinnik vs I Kalinin, 1924 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 29 moves, 1-0

Dunst/Cntr Cntr Declined (B01) 0-1 Bad bishop
M Krajnak vs M Drtina, 2000 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 30 moves, 0-1

Tarrasch Def: Two Knights Var (D32) 1-0 Q sac for Smothered #
D Dardha vs P Shuvalova, 2022 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 22 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Defense: Scandi 3.e5 d4 advances (B02) 1-0 2NY Giants
Santasiere vs H Seidman, 1946 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 27 moves, 1-0

Hungarian Opening: Symmetrical/Reversed Botvinnik Syst(A00) 1-0
A Planinc vs Forintos, 1975 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 37 moves, 1-0

Modern Defense: Bg7 (A40) 1-0 Control the center, choke the K
P Horvath vs T Stoll, 2004 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 1-0

Old Tal destroys king with unavoidable rook sacrifice.
Tal vs Hjartarson, 1987 
(C97) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 43 moves, 1-0

Anderssen Opening: 1.a3 into Torre Attack (A00) 0-1
I Schneider vs A Donchenko, 2015 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 30 moves, 0-1

QGD. Modern Var (D50) 1-0 White missed mate-in-5 on move 25
J Rejfir vs I Vistaneckis, 1930 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 49 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def (C70) 1-0 Q sac for minor piece mate
A Pinkus vs Konigsburg, 1934 
(C70) Ruy Lopez, 26 moves, 1-0

Chess Variants / Evans Gambit. Accepted (C51) 1-0 Q decoy sac!
E Thorold vs NN, 1882 
(000) Chess variants, 20 moves, 1-0

N odds, Italian Game (000) 1-0 Sac attack w/raking bishops
Burn vs Whitehead, 1896  
(000) Chess variants, 21 moves, 1-0

NID. Classical. Keres Defense (E32) 1-0 Stockfish
Rapport vs V Fedoseev, 2022 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 52 moves, 1-0

KID. Fianchetto. Panno Var (E63) 0-1 Spearhead, back rank #
G Rechlis vs Anand, 1984 
(E63) King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation, 32 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Closed 8.Be3 (B26) 1-0 Super cool sac mating attack!!
R Vassar vs Bill Wirth, 1975 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 1-0 Simul Exhibition notes
J Sarfati vs NN, 2019  
(B32) Sicilian, 17 moves, 1-0

Queen's Gambit Declined: Traditional Var (D30) 1-0 wild finish
Vidmar vs M Golmayo De La Torriente, 1931 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 33 moves, 1-0

English vs Anglo-Indian Def. K's Knight Var (A15) 1-0 Brilliant
N Diaz Hollemaert vs D Paiva, 2020 
(A15) English, 28 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin. General (B22) 1-0 Sally found it!
S Janovsky vs W Vandrey, 1992 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 56 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: Gibbins-Weidenhagen Gambit. Stummer Gambit (A45)
E Spaete vs H Strater, 2000 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 30 moves, 1-0

Nimzowitsch Def: Scandinavian. Advance Var (B00) 1-0 N action
Duras vs Nimzowitsch, 1907 
(B00) Uncommon King's Pawn Opening, 51 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: 2Knts Def. Traxler Counterattack N sac line (C57)
M A Grebenshchikov vs Grigoriev, 1964 
(C57) Two Knights, 22 moves, 0-1

Van't Kruijs Opening: 0-0-0 vs 0-0 (A00) 0-1 Raking Bishops
NN vs Sultan Khan, 1930 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 22 moves, 0-1

"A Taste of His Own Medicine" (game of the day Jan-06-2007)
Alekhine vs Rubinstein, 1923 
(D64) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack, 32 moves, 1-0

French Def: Winawer. Poisoned Pawn Main Line (C18) 0-1
Aronian vs Duda, 2021 
(C18) French, Winawer, 18 moves, 0-1

Giuoco Piano (C50) 0-1 Q & N do the job
Nepomniachtchi vs Aronian, 2022 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 41 moves, 0-1

Reti Opening: Advance. Michel Gambit (A09) 1-0 Dbl R Sac
Aronian vs Carlsen, 2019 
(A09) Reti Opening, 41 moves, 1-0

Italian Game: Classical. Giuoco Pianissimo (C53) 1-0 Balestra#
Tarrasch vs Taubenhaus, 1891 
(C53) Giuoco Piano, 23 moves, 1-0

Giuoco Pianissimo. Italian Four Knights (C50) Disc+ Dbl Attk!!
Kramnik vs Aronian, 2018 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 37 moves, 1-0

Indian Game: West Indian Def (E61) 1-0 Center pawn surge trap
A L A Ahmed vs D Fekadu, 2012 
(E61) King's Indian, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Paulsen. Bastrikov, English Attk (B48) 1-0 MELEE!
Nisipeanu vs I Bukavshin, 2015 
(B48) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 69 moves, 1-0

Zukertort Opening: Queen Pawn Defense (A06) · 1-0
V Artemiev vs Ding Liren, 2022 
(A06) Reti Opening, 38 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Defense. Rio de Janeiro Var (C67) 1-0
A W Fox vs F Walker, 1900 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 19 moves, 1-0

NID. Normal. Hübner Deferred (E50) 1-0 Stockfish notes
Korchnoi vs Spassky, 1966 
(E50) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Nf3, without ...d5, 72 moves, 1-0

Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical Var (D32) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
Carlsen vs R Praggnanandhaa, 2022 
(D32) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 39 moves, 0-1

Van Geet (Dunst) Opening: Qside fianchetto copycat (A00) 1-0
I Janik vs S Gumularz, 2021 
(A00) Uncommon Opening, 63 moves, 1-0

Bird Opening: From Gambit. Lasker Var (A02) 1-0 Treasures
H W Craig vs Marshall, 1915 
(A02) Bird's Opening, 35 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: Alapin. General (B22) 1-0 Queen offer
P Potapov vs F Ynojosa Aponte, 2012 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 54 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Paulsen. Bastrikov Var (B48) 0-1catch the a-train
Nepomniachtchi vs Carlsen, 2022 
(B48) Sicilian, Taimanov Variation, 30 moves, 0-1

French Def: Normal Var (C10) 0-1 U12 extended Scholar's check
Yvan Burdot vs Amanzhan Suraganov, 2016
(C10) French, 13 moves, 0-1

store manager perfidouche handing out free insults again
Topalov vs Caruana, 2013 
(C78) Ruy Lopez, 60 moves, 0-1

Pirc Def: Austrian Attack. Dragon Formation (B09) 1/2-1/2 Q sac
S Vega Gutierrez vs B Vega Gutierrez, 2013 
(B09) Pirc, Austrian Attack, 14 moves, 1/2-1/2

Old Sicilian. Open (B32) 0-1 Two Russians in Moscow
V Zagorovsky vs Simagin, 1951 
(B32) Sicilian, 27 moves, 0-1

French Defense: Winawer. Petrosian Var (C16) 0-1
Chiburdanidze vs I Rogers, 1990 
(C16) French, Winawer, 49 moves, 0-1

Sicilian 2...Qc7 Quinteros Var (B27) 1-0 Rabid White Octopus
Gonzalez vs Quinteros, 1971 
(B27) Sicilian, 16 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit. Paulsen Attack (C29) 0-1 Stockfish
Deacon vs A Bets, 1925 
(C29) Vienna Gambit, 20 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: General (D10) 0-1 Corner tavern
J Hasford vs M Beinoras, 2012 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 14 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Leningrad Var (E30) 0-1 His dream game!?
NN vs Bronstein, 1961 
(E30) Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, 19 moves, 0-1

K's English. Four Knts Fianchetto Lines (A29) 1-0 Back ranker
Sevian vs Robson, 2022 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 34 moves, 1-0

Benoni Defense: Modern Variation (A56) 0-1 video links
V Keymer vs Carlsen, 2019 
(A56) Benoni Defense, 81 moves, 0-1

French Def: Tarrasch. Morozevich Var (C03) 1-0 13-year-old wins
Mishra vs C Yoo, 2022 
(C03) French, Tarrasch, 46 moves, 1-0

Queen's Gambit Declined: Barmen Var (D37) 0-1 19...?
Bogoljubov vs Ahues, 1930 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 54 moves, 0-1

Catalan Opening: Open Defense (E02) 0-1 KEG annotates!
Smyslov vs Keres, 1948 
(E02) Catalan, Open, 5.Qa4, 57 moves, 0-1

King's Gambit: Accepted. Traditional Var (C38) 1-0 Stockfish
Staunton / Barnes vs Owen / Loewenthal, 1857 
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Classical. 5.c3 Zukertort Gambit (C64) 0-1
Blau vs T D van Scheltinga, 1947 
(C64) Ruy Lopez, Classical, 42 moves, 0-1

KID. Fianchetto. Lesser Simagin (Spassky) (E62) 1-0 K flush
F Firman Syah vs R Djurhuus, 2014 
(E62) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 29 moves, 1-0

Caro-Kann Def: Bronstein-Larsen Var (B16) 0-1 Simul Exhibition
Spassky vs Hodgson, 1979 
(B16) Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation, 22 moves, 0-1

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Mason Var (C42) 1-0 exhibition
Capablanca vs F S Dunkelsbuhler, 1913 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 15 moves, 1-0

QGD Modern. Normal Line (D55) 1-0 Instructive notes by Mason
Pillsbury vs Burn, 1895  
(D55) Queen's Gambit Declined, 28 moves, 1-0

Cntr Cntr 3...Qa5 Mieses Var Nge2, f3(B01) 1/2-perpetual threat
Pavasovic vs C Bauer, 2011 
(B01) Scandinavian, 34 moves, 1/2-1/2
Anderssen vs Kieseritzky, 1851  
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

Mamedyarov vs Areshchenko, 2006
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 31 moves, 1-0

Mamedyarov vs Topalov, 2007 
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 30 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Alapin. General (B22) 0-1 Cramped minor piece tra
A Carretero Calzon vs Mamedyarov, 2007 
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 22 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Main Line (B99) 1/2-1/2 smokin'
Kavalek vs J H Donner, 1969 
(B99) Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line, 51 moves, 1/2-1/2

V Rumsey vs C E Murphy, 2013
(D30) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 0-1

Sicilian Defense: Paulsen. Szen Var (B44) 1-0 Q investment?
N Gaprindashvili vs R Crotto, 1980 
(B44) Sicilian, 42 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Cozio (Lasker) Attk (C42) 1-0 Instructive ending
Spassky vs J C Hawksworth, 1984 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 47 moves, 1-0

Colle 5.c3 System (A46) 1-0 Queenside pawn majority
Tartakower vs R Domenech, 1934 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 37 moves, 1-0

variants remove Qside N / Bird Opening Bb2 (000) 1-0 Kside roll
Janowski vs Siegfried Auspitzer, 1900 
(000) Chess variants, 27 moves, 1-0

Colle System 5.c3 (D05) 1-0 KEG annotates!
Schlechter vs W Napier, 1902 
(D05) Queen's Pawn Game, 31 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. l'Hermet Var (C67) 1-0 Melody
Tarrasch vs M Kuerschner, 1889 
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 27 moves, 1-0

French Defense: Winawer. Poisoned P General (C18) 1-0 Stockfish
Bronstein vs I Farago, 1990 
(C18) French, Winawer, 23 moves, 1-0

61.f8=N+ draws!
Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1994 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 72 moves, 0-1

Alekhine Def: Modern. Panov Var (B05) 0-1 Notes by Stockfish
L Steiner vs Koblents, 1937 
(B05) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 35 moves, 0-1

Queen Pawn Game: Symmetrical (D02) 1-0 Notes by Stockfish
D E Cori Tello vs N Getz, 2010
(D02) Queen's Pawn Game, 24 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Defense: 2.b3 Var (B20) 0-1 Fantastic!
T Gelashvili vs A Liang, 2017 
(B20) Sicilian, 48 moves, 0-1

Caro-Kann Defense: Maroczy Var (B12) 0-1 internet
Duda vs Carlsen, 2022 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 24 moves, 0-1

Pirc Defense: General (B07) 1-0 Decoy sacrifice
J M Frayna vs O Gamboa Alvarado, 2014 
(B07) Pirc, 27 moves, 1-0

Semi-Slav Def: Anti-Moscow Gambit (D44) 0-1 Stockfish
Le Quang Liem vs Nepomniachtchi, 2008 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 68 moves, 0-1

QGD: Marshall Defense (D06) 1-0 Read the blue link
F Rhine vs NN, 2017 
(D06) Queen's Gambit Declined, 12 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Vienna Gambit (C28) 1-0 quasi-Legall's Mate
G Page vs NN, 1927 
(C28) Vienna Game, 17 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Morphy Def. Modern Steinitz Def (C73) 1-0 Deflect
V Zagorovsky vs Lipnitsky, 1952 
(C73) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 16 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Def: Grand Prix Attack (B23) 0-1 Skewer the battery
Elfer Cutipa vs L Ibarra Chami, 2014 
(B23) Sicilian, Closed, 26 moves, 0-1

Nimzo-Indian Defense: Panov Attack. Main Line (E54) 0-1 28...?
W Kobese vs Brunello, 2014 
(E54) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, 30 moves, 0-1

Slav Def: Modern Line (D11) 1-0 Zwischenzug saves en prise B
Vasquez Schroeder vs A Muniz Pardino, 2014 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 17 moves, 1-0

Golombek vs F Planas Garcia, 1952 
(A25) English, 23 moves, 1-0

Benoni Knight's Tour (A61) 0-1 This show didn't last long
J H Donner vs A Planinc, 1973 
(A61) Benoni, 22 moves, 0-1

KGD. Classical (C30) 1-0 Q sacrifice, Discovered #
Lasker vs J Muirhead, 1899 
(C30) King's Gambit Declined, 22 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Modern Attk (C43) 1-0 It's off the charts!!
D Smerdon vs Aaravamudhan Balaji, 2017 
(C43) Petrov, Modern Attack, 44 moves, 1-0

A very rare instance where only an under promotion to a
Hjartarson vs M Andersen, 2022 
(D27) Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical, 89 moves, 1/2-1/2

FrenchNc6 Exchange (C01) 0-1 Castle opposite, Dbld Rs win
R Grau vs Nimzowitsch, 1930 
(C01) French, Exchange, 26 moves, 0-1

King's Head Opening (C20) 1/2-1/2 Try 4...BxNg1
Carlsen vs Duda, 2022 
(C20) King's Pawn Game, 62 moves, 1/2-1/2

Unzicker vs Tal, 1975 
(B43) Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3, 32 moves, 1-0

QID: Fianchetto Traditional (E15) 1-0 Notes by A.A.
Bogoljubov vs C H Alexander, 1936  
(E15) Queen's Indian, 24 moves, 1-0

French Exchange. Monte Carlo Var (C01) 1-0 Black K uncastled
A Petrov vs Szymanski, 1853 
(C01) French, Exchange, 17 moves, 1-0

Spanish Game: Open Variation. Skipworth Gambit (C80) · 1-0
Euwe vs NN, 1911 
(C80) Ruy Lopez, Open, 11 moves, 1-0

Vienna Game: Stanley Variation (C26) 1-0 New Orleans, LA
C Stanley vs E Rousseau, 1845 
(C26) Vienna, 20 moves, 1-0

QID: Petrosian. Farago Defense (E12) 0-1 It's no back ranker
Kadyrov vs G Orlov, 1989 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 21 moves, 0-1

Scotch Game: Scotch Gambit. Advance Var (C45) 1-0 Discovered+
A Kulashko vs N M Mishuchkov, 1995 
(C45) Scotch Game, 18 moves, 1-0

Russian Game: Classical Attack. Jaenisch Var (C42) 0-1
Shirov vs Bologan, 2004 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 40 moves, 0-1

QGD. Harrwitz Attk. Two Knts Def Blockade Line (D37) 1-0 Underp
Q Loiseau vs F Sonis, 2022 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 21 moves, 1-0

Horwitz Defense: General (A40) 1-0 Pawns more than guns blazing
Romanishin vs S Williams, 2015 
(A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 22 moves, 1-0

Bishop's Opening: Vienna Hybrid. Spielmann Attk (C26) 0-1 Rs&N
Alekhine vs F Niepoth, 1942 
(C26) Vienna, 26 moves, 0-1

Four Knights Game: Spanish. Classical Var (C48) 0-1
Teichmann vs J Mason, 1893 
(C48) Four Knights, 24 moves, 0-1

Two Knights Def. Fried Liver Attack (C57) 1-0 ...Nxc2+ fails
Alan Balkany vs J Longuski, 1973 
(C57) Two Knights, 13 moves, 1-0

Alekhine Def. Two Pawn Attack. Lasker Var (B02) 1-0 Gueridon #
Kramstov vs Waxburg, 1938 
(B02) Alekhine's Defense, 20 moves, 1-0

B's Opening: Vienna Hybrid. Spielmann Attk (C26) 0-1Blind Swine
Y Visser vs I Sokolov, 2006 
(C26) Vienna, 29 moves, 0-1

KGA. Bishop's Gambit Cozio Var (C33) 0-1 Pawn pusher, Q taker
W Tullidge vs R Hodgson, 1893 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 15 moves, 0-1

Spanish Game: Berlin Def. Tarrasch Trap (C66) 1-0Disc Dbl Check
L Mesfin vs E Bah, 2016 
(C66) Ruy Lopez, 28 moves, 1-0

Philidor Defense: General (C41) 1/2-1/2 Lawdy Miss Clawdy!?
A Tari vs E Hansen, 2022 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

Game 52 'The Most Amazing Chess Moves of All Time' by John Emms
Ftacnik vs O Cvitan, 1997 
(E97) King's Indian, 26 moves, 0-1

A Reiman vs G Piesina, 1968
(E56) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 7...Nc6, 29 moves, 1-0

Two Knights Defense. Fried Liver Attack (C57) 1-0 10...NxRa1
H Steiner vs C Sensenig, 1945 
(C57) Two Knights, 20 moves, 1-0

Scotch Game: Schmidt Var (C45) 1-0 pins near and far
Nellie L Marshall Showalter vs L Schmidt, 1894
(C45) Scotch Game, 28 moves, 1-0

first ever game recorded in a London ECO code (A46, A48 or D02)
J Mason vs Blackburne, 1883 
(A46) Queen's Pawn Game, 33 moves, 1/2-1/2

Blumenfeld Countergambit: Dus-Chotimursky Var (E10) 1-0 Stockfi
Gruenfeld vs Bogoljubov, 1922 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 19 moves, 1-0

A Karpatchev vs J Riff, 2006
(B22) Sicilian, Alapin, 23 moves, 1-0

Sicil O'Kelly. Venice System Barcza Line (B28) 1-0 intermezzos
C Aravindh vs Heinz Zimmermann, 2014
(B28) Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation, 19 moves, 1-0

Budapest Def: Fajarowicz - Steiner Var (A51) 1-0 She reappears!
L Alster vs Prochazka, 1944 
(A51) Budapest Gambit, 11 moves, 1-0

Slav Indian (A50) 0-1 Bring out your queen early vs the champ!
Carlsen vs K Shevchenko, 2022 
(A50) Queen's Pawn Game, 23 moves, 0-1

variants / KGA, Muzio Gambit (000) 1-0 Black gets blasted
L O Hesse vs Charles Lochman, 1891 
(000) Chess variants, 12 moves, 1-0

Sicilian Najdorf. Poisoned Pawn Accepted (B97) 0-1 Smoker
Fedorowicz vs Nunn, 1977 
(B97) Sicilian, Najdorf, 37 moves, 0-1

W Martz vs P Quillen, 1971
(A21) English, 23 moves, 1-0

Purdy-"one of the most remarkable masterpieces in modern chess"
F Duz-Khotimirsky vs Capablanca, 1925 
(A48) King's Indian, 48 moves, 0-1

Slav Defense: Modern Line (D11) 1-0 Bishop corners Rook
Carlsen vs Mishra, 2022 
(D11) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 51 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Larsen Attack: Norfolk Gambit 2 (A01) 1-0 Discovery!
Carlsen vs Anand, 2014 
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 21 moves, 1-0

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