Chess

Alexander Alekhine Goes For Double Bishop Sacrifice

Alexander Alekhine vs Gutkevich Simul, 22b (1910), Moscow RUE, Mar-04 French Defense: Exchange. Svenonius Variation (C01)

Tal Won A Piece In The Opening But Then Started Series Of Sacrifices

Gedeon Barcza vs Mikhail Tal Tallinn (1971), Tallinn EST, rd 4, Feb-25 Formation: King's Indian Attack (A07)

This Is David Bronstein's Famous Deflective Move

David Bronstein vs Boris Goldenov Kiev (1944) French Defense: McCutcheon. Lasker Variation (C12)

Tigran Petrosian's Immortal "Centralized" Rook

Dunaev vs Tigran Petrosian USSR (1946) Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen. Classical Variation (B84)

Mikhail Tal Beats A Strong Chess Grandmaster In Just 12 Moves

Mikhail Tal vs Rafael Vaganian Dubna (1973), Dubna URS, rd 1, Dec-?? French Defense: Tarrasch Variation. Guimard Defense Main Line (C04)

Useless! Don't Even Try To Pin Mikhail Tal's Pieces

Mikhail Tal vs NN Simul (1973), simul Alekhine Defense: Four Pawns Attack (B03) 1. e4 Nf6 2. e5 Nd5 3. d4 d6 4. c4 Nb6 5. f4 dxe5 6. fxe5 Bf5 7. Nc3 e6 8. Nf3 Bb4 9. Bd3 Bg4 10. O-O c5 11. Ne4 cxd4 12. c5 N6d7 13. Nd6+ Ke7 14. Ng5 Nxe5 15. Qxg4 Bxc5 16. Rxf7+ 1-0

The Most Outrageous Mate By A12 Year Old Garry Kasparov

Oleg Romanishin vs Garry Kasparov Leningrad (1975), Leningrad URS Bird Opening: Anti-Bird Variation (A02)

14 Year Old Kasparov Destroys His Opponent In Just 12 Moves

Garry Kasparov vs Guy West Telex (1977), Sep-24 Sicilian Defense: Pin. Koch Variation (B40) 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nc3 e6 4. d4 cxd4 5. Nxd4 Bb4 6. e5 Nd5 7. Bd2 Nxc3 8. bxc3 Bf8 9. Bd3 d6 10. Qe2 Nd7 11. Nxe6 Qb6 12. Nc7+ 1-0

Alekhine's Quickest Victory (11 Moves) With A Queen Sacrifice

Alexander Alekhine vs Vasic Simul, 35b (1931), Banja Luka YUG, Jan-10 French Defense: Winawer Variation (C15)

Suren Is Playing Against A 28 Year Old Vintage Chess Computer

Suren vs Fidelity Tiny Chess Scandinavian Defense: Mieses-Kotroc Variation 1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Qxd5 3. Nc3 Qe5+ 4. Be2 Nc6 5. Nf3 Qf5 6. O-O e5 7. d4 Nxd4 8. Nxd4 exd4 9. Qxd4 Qxc2 10. Bd3 c5 11. Bb5+ Ke7 12. Re1+ Be6 13. Qxc5+ Kf6 14. Qg5# 1-0