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Sunday, August 19, 2007

Online blitz cheapo from good old days

A typical blitz cheapo. I can't remember if this was intentional trap or not.

FishPuppie - DDT3000, ICC 5 0 2001

FishPuppie (2023) - DDT3000 (2217) [B19]

ICC 5 0/Internet Chess Club 2001

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 dxe4 4. Nxe4 Bf5 5. Ng3 Bg6 6. Nf3 Nd7 7. h4 h6 8. h5 Bh7 9. Bd3 Bxd3 10. Qxd3 Ngf6 11. Bf4 Qa5+ 12. Bd2 Qc7 13. O-O-O e6 14. Kb1 O-O-O 15. Ne4 Nxe4 16. Qxe4 Nf6 17. Qe2 Bd6 18. Rde1 Rhe8 19. Ne5 Bxe5 20. dxe5 Nd5 21. Qc4 Qb6 22. Re2 Rd7 23. Qa4 In a typical Caro-Kann position Black tries to fight for the 'd' file. 23... Red8 Did not Black overlook a simple pin with Ba5? 24. Ba5??

24... Nc3+! Turns out there is a little cheapo that wins the game on the spot. 25. Bxc3 Rd1+ White resigns 0-1

1 comment:

  1. Your definition of a pin is quite strange to me because after a simple move of the black queen like Qa6 it seems that's the white bishop on a5 who is really pinned...


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