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Monday, 17 February 2014

Dadian vs Doubrava, Kiev, 1896

"Check and mate to your King!" is the usual ending to the story, but here is one with a different twist.

1. e4 d6 2. Bc4 Nd7 3. Nf3 g6 4. Ng5 Nh6 5. Bxf7+ Nxf7 6. Ne6
Game 4 from 1,000 Best Short Games of Chess, by Irving Chernev.