chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing
Shulga vs Alexander Alekhine
? (1906)
Philidor Defense: Hanham Variation (C41)  ·  0-1

ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

Click Here to play Guess-the-Move
Given 29 times; par: 48 [what's this?]

Get this game explained with Decode Chess
explore this opening
find similar games 2,186 more games of Alekhine
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: All games have a Kibitzer's Corner provided for community discussion. If you have a question or comment about this game, register a free account so you can post there.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.
PREMIUM MEMBERS CAN REQUEST COMPUTER ANALYSIS [more info]

Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-25-04  Helloween: 31.Bxe2 is met by a mate in 4: 31...Nh6+ 32.Kg5 Bd8+ 33.Kxh6 Rh3+ 34.Bh5 Rxh5#
Jul-29-04  chess4games: Black is a piece up. White resigned. Good game.
Mar-13-05  Bishops r power: Great game, we should all use the Philidor defence once in a while to confuse our opponents, and also to experience fascinatig stuff!
Jan-17-10  Gambit All: Shulga seems to lose all interest in the game and just putters around, playing from move to move beginning on move 17.
Jun-10-10  timothee3331: 23...Bd3! is a very subtle move because 24.Rd1 Be4! 25.Rf1 Rd1!!. I once read in "Think like a GM" that Korchnoi was always rushing onto his opponent, but never missing an opportunity. I feel pretty much the same about this game of Alekhine.
Oct-20-15  auroraspitfire: Was Alekhine a Nazi sympathizer?
Aug-03-19  gambitfan: 1) -5.69 (17 ply) 33.♖d1 ♖xb2 34.♗e4 ♖b3 35.♗xf5 gxf5 36.♔h4 ♖xc3 37.♔g5 ♖c4 38.♖d7 ♖xa4 39.♖xb7 ♗e3 40.♔f6 ♖xf4 41.♖xf7 ♖h4 42.♖g7+ ♔f8 43.♖b7

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.


NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific game only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

This game is type: CLASSICAL. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
Alekhine Favorites
by chocobonbon
FAVORITE GAMES
by ronstanard
Endgame
from Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Alyokhin Attacks by Owl
sk.sen's favorite games ..
by sk.sen

Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | Profile | Preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | New Kibitzing | Chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | Privacy Notice | Contact Us

Copyright 2001-2021, Chessgames Services LLC