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Paul Journoud vs Jules Arnous de Riviere
Paris m2 (1859), rd 4
Spanish Game: Closed Variations. Morphy Attack (C78)  ·  0-1



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Now <57.Rc8??> was the losing move. 57.Kg3 or 57.Kh3 should draw instead.

Sep-22-08  I Offer You A Resign: After 57. ♖c8, though, why did White start checking along the 8th rank? It seems as though if he hadn't done that, maybe the best that Black could do was perpetual? Or maybe I miscalculated?
Sep-22-08  I Offer You A Resign: Ah, never mind. I just realized.

63. c8=♕ ♕h1+
64. ♕h3 ♕xh3+
65. ♔xh3 ♖h5#

Jun-18-18  Omnipotent00001: 53.Kh3 is a draw

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