Originally posted by greenpawn34When I first started out I thought I'd invented this gambit until it was pointed out to me by a not so cordial opponent that it's been known for a hundred years. I had to laugh to myself that such a knowledgeable guy fell into the mate despite his unwanted history lesson 😀
All good fun Sony it looked like a typical The Snatcher v The Hacker game.
My money is always on The Hacker.
My most common mate at blitz is this, I get at least one a week.
[Event "GameKnot Blitz"]
1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf ...[text shortened]... ood shock value answering 6.e5 with 6...Ne4} 6. Qh5+ Kg8 7. Qd5+ Be6 8. Qxe6[/pgn]