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Jan Werle vs Peter K Wells
Staunton Memorial (2008), London ENG, rd 7, Aug-14
Queen's Gambit Declined: Vienna Variation (D39)  ·  1-0

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Aug-16-08  KingG: Nice finish.
Aug-16-08  THE pawn: 25.Rg7!

ouch.

Aug-21-08
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  ray keene: this game won the grahame fowler £850-00 chess set for the most brilliant game
Aug-25-08  notyetagm: White to play: 25 ?


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25 ♖g3-g7!!


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<25.Rg7!! Be4.

If 25...Kxg7 26.Nxf5+ wins the queen.>

(VAR) 25 ... ♔h8x♖g7?? 26 ♘d4-f5+ <discovered attack>


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White to play: 27 ?


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27 ♕h6-f6!! 1-0


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<26.Qh6 f4 27.Qf6!! 1-0. The second sacrifice, again on an empty square, leaves Black defenceless against mate. A beautiful finish by Werle, and one in keeping with the traditions of Dutch chess – as Ray Keene pointed out, Max Euwe was also famous for sacrifices on empty squares, as in such games as Alekhine-Euwe, Zurich 1934, and Geller-Euwe, Zurich 1953!>

Oct-13-20
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  kingscrusher: Nice finish :)

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