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H Hage vs Aron Nimzowitsch
Simul, 23b (1926) (exhibition), Arnstadt GER, Oct-12
Dutch Defense: General (A80)  ·  0-1

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Aug-16-06  Manic: wow great play by one of the best at creating blockades.
Jul-09-07  sanyas: Normally the fish in simuls lose games horrifically in a tactical way. This one lost it horiffically in a purely strategic way.
Dec-07-09  MaczynskiPratten: This is a hilarious game. Could this be the world's worst ever bad Bishop? The only other contender I can think of is Chigorin vs Steinitz, 1889 - but that one is allowed to escape!
Dec-08-09
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  Phony Benoni: Well, here's another pretty bad bishop:
F Bohatirchuk vs K Vygodchikov, 1923

This one isn't from a real master level game, but it's hard to imagine a worse bishop:

G Bailey vs E Fischvogt, 1999

Dec-08-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  tpstar: Honorable Mention in the Bad Bishop category = Kasparov vs Sting, 2000
Dec-08-09
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  Phony Benoni: Another of my favorites is Kliavin vs Ragozin, 1951. Here's the position after 28...Nf4:


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Managing to get two bad bishops is an impressive accomplishment.

Jun-03-10  Coolin: I don't think I've ever seen a more lost position with even material as black is after move 31.
Jun-03-10
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  tamar: BP should hire Nimzo. He fitted the TopHat perfectly.

<Coolin: I don't think I've ever seen a more lost position with even material as black is after move 31.>

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