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  1. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    04 Oct '14 21:21
  2. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    04 Oct '14 21:23 / 5 edits
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    [pgn][Event "Challenge"]
    [Site "http://www.redhotpawn.com"]
    [Date "2014.09.28"]
    [EndDate "2014.10.04"]
    [Round "?"]
    [White "Ellis Burke"]
    [Black "sonhouse"]
    [WhiteRating "1713"]
    [BlackRating "1736"]
    [WhiteElo "1713"]
    [BlackElo "1736"]
    [Result "0-1"]
    [GameId "10831233"]

    1. Ng1f3 d5 2. d4 c5 3. c3 Bc8f5 4. dxc5 Nb8c6 5. Bc1e3 e5 6. g3 Ng8f6 7. N ...[text shortened]... 3d4 44. Kf2g2 Re4e3 45. Rd2f2 Qd4e4 46. Kg2g1 Re3xg3 47. Rf2g2 Qe4e3 48. Kg1h1 Rd8h8 0-1
    [/pgn]
    It was at move 23 I spotted a combination. I am black. He saw he would lose a pawn if he defended with bishop so he blundered with the king move.
    After my bishop takes knight, if he takes with pawn he loses rook so he took with king which netted me the exchange, and white coming in with king was decisive in my favor, allowing a check storm.
  3. 04 Oct '14 22:46
    Good.
    White was pretty tied I tried out a desperate move 25. e4 and some sacrifices with Knight on g5 but it doesn't help.
  4. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    05 Oct '14 11:20 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by vandervelde
    Good.
    White was pretty tied I tried out a desperate move 25. e4 and some sacrifices with Knight on g5 but it doesn't help.
    Thanks for pointing out that e4 move. Doesn't it help because of the attack on the black queen? Not even sure where I put my queen in that case. The queen only has 3 moves, and it looks like the most viable one is a5, I have the rank at least there. But doesn't that give white an out and he just moves the knight now, end of combination?