Originally posted by greenpawn34If she was going to throw a game, she should have done the Fool's Mate! Just think of all the sarcastic blogs about how she was bringing the opening back into GM practice.
A piece about Hou Yifan and her protest game at Gibraltar which was all the
fault of a machine. This .links onto Gunsberg who was trapped in a machine.
(a very nice game by Gunsberg inside the machine, super finish.)
Minimal two movers (see post for what that is) with a problem/puzzle
dating from the year 1845 that RHP players h ...[text shortened]... nto
That of course links onto The Hall of Doom.
Blog Post 352
Originally posted by greenpawn34There was also Fischer-Panno: 1.c4, 1-0.
Her opponent Babu Lalith did not have a clue what was going on.
He thought 1.g4 was home prep. If he had played 1...e5 one
wonders if Yifan really would have played 2.f3.
Protest games are good fun.
Karpov vs Leko, Round 11, Groningen ;1995).
1.d4 draw agreed.
[fen]rnbqkbnr/pppppppp/8/8/3P4/8/PPP1PPPP/RNBQKBNR b KQkq - 0 1[/fen]
The playe ...[text shortened]... orced to play chess at 9:00 in
the morning for this round so they agreed to this one move draw.