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Tomas Buzinger vs Mario Castiglione
SVK-ch U14 (1993), rd 1
Four Knights Game: Italian Variation (C46)  ·  0-1



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  keypusher: After 16 moves, things have gone terribly wrong for White:

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After 20.Nd4:

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20....Rxd4! 21.exd4 Qe2+ 22.Kg3 Qg4+ 23.Kf2 Qxd4+ 24.Kf1 (24.Kf3 would extend the game a few moves):

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24....Bd3+! 25.cxd3 Qxd3+ (25....Qf6+ 26.Qf4 Qxf4# is quicker) 26.Kf2 Re2+ 0-1 (27.Kf1 Rd2+ 28.Ke1 Qe2#).

Castiglione was the consummate courtier in this game.

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