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Otto Loewenborg vs Max Marchand
Nordic Congress 7th (1916), Copenhagen DEN, rd 7, Jul-??
Dutch Defense: Rubinstein Variation (A84)  ·  1-0

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Nov-24-07  ColonelCrockett: this is definitely a miniature to learn from. White won the battle because Black voluntarily looked for a superior endgame on move six and then made a blunder on move twelve ... taking the knight was also poor but the real error was Black's twelfth ... leading him down to destruction - taking with the Bishop leads to advantage for Black. Loewenborg produces a fine spectacle of attacking chess ... and a fine example of poor defensive play by Marchand. Bxg7 must have hit Marchand like a lightningbolt. (he would have realized at that moment that he had lost the game several moves earlier).
Nov-24-10
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  coachjay: Black simply walks into mate on the final move. Instead, 24. ... Kd6 leads to a line in which Black gives up the queen for White's rook, but it's still roughly equal. My guess is that the game really continued 22. Qe5+ Kf7 and 23. Qg7#.
Apr-21-19
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  Phony Benoni: <coachjay> It looks like we have a game score typo. According to the American Chess Bulletin, Jul/ August 1919, p. 185, White played <21.Qf4+> instead of 21.Qf5+. That leads to this position after <21...Ke8 22.Rg8+ Ke7 23.Rg7+>


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2h3n <23...Ke8> is forced rather than being a blunder.

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July / August, p. 185 [Game 87 / 3645]
from American Chess Bulletin 1919 by Phony Benoni

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