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Sunday, June 12, 2011

Middlegame Theme 10

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Middlegame Theme 10








8. e5 (8. O-O b6 (8... c6 9. Bg5 Be7 10. Qc2 Nfd7 11. Bf4 c5 $2 12. d5 Nf6




13.d6 Bxd6 14. Bxd6 Qxd6 15. e5 {( V Topalov - H Pollmann, Frankfurt 1977)}) 9.
e5 Nfd7 10. Bxh7+ Kh8 (10... Kxh7 11. Ng5+ Kg6 12. Qd3+ f5 13. exf6+ Kxf6 14.
Qf3+ Kg6 15. Qe4+ Rf5 (15... Kf6 16. Qxe6#) 16. Qxe6+ Rf6 17. Qe4+ Rf5 18. g4)
11. Be4 c6 12. Ng5 f6 13. Qg4



Qe7 14. Qh4+
(A Karpov - P Glauser, Zurich 1988)
}) 8... Nd5 {
( Nd5 puts a pressure on the pinned Knight at c3 square.)} (8... Nfd7 9. Bxh7+
Kxh7 10. Ng5+ Kg8 (10... Kg6 11. h4 Nxe5 12. Qc2+ Kf6 13. dxe5+ Ke7 14. O-O)
11. Qh5 Re8 12. Qxf7+ Kh8 13. Qh5+ Kg8 14. Qh7+ Kf8 15. Qh8+ Ke7 16. Qxg7#) 9.
Bxh7+ Kxh7 10. Ng5+ Kg6 11. h4 1-0