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Friday, 21 October 2022

Letelier vs Fischer, Leipzig, 1960


Game from my 1984 copy of Your First Move - Chess For Beginners by Alexei Sokolsky (first English printing was translated from the revised Russian text 1981, first Russian printing was 1977).

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 O-O 5. e5 Ne8 6. f4 d6 7. Be3 c5! 8. dxc5 Nc6 9. cxd6 exd6 10. Ne4 Bf5! 11. Ng3 Be6 12. Nf3 Qc7 13. Qb1 dxe5 14. f5 e4! 15. fxe6 exf3 16. gxf3 f5! 17. f4 Nf6 18. Be2 Rfe8 19. Kf2 Rxe6 20. Re1 Rae8 21. Bf3 Rxe3! 22. Rxe3 Rxe3 23. Kxe3 Qxf4+!! *