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George Alan Thomas vs Efim Bogoljubov
Hastings (1922), Hastings ENG, rd 9, Sep-20
Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Wormald Attack (C77)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Mar-14-18
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  Honza Cervenka: I would like to know, what white was planning to play after 13...dxe5, as 14.Bxh7+ clearly doesn't work. After 13...g6 white got superior game, and he was very close to win but he let Bogo to slip of the hook in the end.
Mar-15-18  ChessHigherCat: <Hi Honza! What about this?: 13...dxe5 14. dxe5 Ncxe5 15. Qe4 f5 16. Qd5+ Kh8 17. Nxe5! (threatening a smothered mate) Nxe5 18. Qxd8 Raxd8 19. Rxd8 Bxd8 20. f3 Bh5 21. Bxf5

Not spectacular, but it looks even

Mar-16-18
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  Honza Cervenka: <ChessHigherCat: <Hi Honza! What about this?: 13...dxe5 14. dxe5 Ncxe5 15. Qe4 f5 16. Qd5+ Kh8 17. Nxe5! (threatening a smothered mate) Nxe5 18. Qxd8 Raxd8 19. Rxd8 Bxd8 20. f3 Bh5 21. Bxf5

Not spectacular, but it looks even>

This is fine for white but 15...f5 is not necessary. Instead of that 15...g6 looks better.

Sep-22-18  TheFocus: Alekhine in <Hastings 1922> tournament book gives after 13.e5: <The beginning of a dangerous and persistent attack. Black cannot at once take the Pawn for after 13…dxe5 14.Qe4 f5 15.Qd5+ Kh8 16.dxe5 Ndxe5 17.Nxe5 Nxe5 18.f3, he loses a piece. White is threatening Bxh7+ immediately.>

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