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Georg Rotlewi vs Efim Bogoljubov
WTZGSz 10th anniversary tournament (1910), Warsaw RUE
Old Indian Defense: General (A53)  ·  1-0

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Oct-09-11  Karpova: C.N. 7284
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This game won a brilliancy prize.

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This is from the WTZGSz tournament in Warsaw, 1910.10.17 to 1910.11.05

Rotlewi and Rubinstein scored 13.5 points out of 15 and shared first place. Rotlewi declined the play-off for first place so Akiva won.

Source: Page 214 in Donaldson, John & Minev, Nikolay: “The Life & Games of Akiva Rubinstein. Volume 1: Uncrowned King”, 2nd edition – revised and enlarged, Milford, Russell Enterprises 2006

Feb-07-16  TheFocus: This game won a Brilliancy Prize for Rotlewi.

See <American Chess Bulletin>, March 1912, pg. 61.

Feb-07-16  morfishine: Rotlewi's Immortal!

Seeing this game for the first time really made my day. Gotta love the way the White Queen worms her way into <e7> all to gain the check <22.Nf6+> which sets up the piece-winning tactic <23.Ng4>

Feb-07-16  TheFocus: Please disregard my post above. It is wrong. I will submit a request for deletion.
Feb-08-16  ughaibu: Serious fun!

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