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Howard Staunton vs NN
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King's Gambit: Accepted. King's Knight Gambit (C37)  ·  1-0

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May-06-05  WorldChampeen: A miniature masterpiece!

For some reason I am thinking he was Lord Staunton...

Jun-02-10  Sebastian88: C37 KGA: Ghulam Kassim Gambit

Great played by Staunton.

Jun-02-10  ounos: How about this for a refutation:

6. ...d5 7. Bxd5 Nf6 8. Bb3 Nc6 9. c3 Bg4
10. gxf3 Bh3 11. Rh3 Nh5


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Feb-05-15  heuristic: <refutation> your suggestion must be 7...Nf6

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7...Nf6 8.Qxf3 c6 9.Bxf4 cxd5 10.Bg5 dxe4 has BLK good

Feb-05-15  heuristic: 10...d5??
10...h5 (keeps the WHT Q off this square) 11.Qd3 Kf7 12.Rf2 d5 and BLK is behind but not lost!

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