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  1. Subscriber Marinkatomb
    wotagr8game
    08 Feb '14 15:56 / 1 edit
    I challenge anyone to come up with an opening for white that is this bad but doesn't involve losing material. How i won this i have no idea..

  2. Standard member SwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    08 Feb '14 17:16
    Originally posted by Marinkatomb
    I challenge anyone to come up with an opening for white that is this bad but doesn't involve losing material. How i won this i have no idea..

    [pgn][Event "Rated game"]
    [Site "http://lichess.org/08JA7KMA"]
    [Date "2014.02.08"]
    [White "marinkatomb"]
    [Black "svh"]
    [Result "1-0"]
    [WhiteElo "1869"]
    [BlackElo "1986"]
    [PlyCount "67"]
    [Variant "Standa ...[text shortened]... . Rd4+ Kc7 28. Kf2 e5 29. Rc4 Kd6 30. Kg3 f5 31. Rc1 e4 32. Rd1+ Kc7 33. f4 h6 34. Be8 1-0[/pgn]
    As bad as it looked, you were never down more than one pawn.
  3. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    09 Feb '14 13:12
    Originally posted by Marinkatomb
    I challenge anyone to come up with an opening for white that is this bad but doesn't involve losing material. How i won this i have no idea..

    [pgn][Event "Rated game"]
    [Site "http://lichess.org/08JA7KMA"]
    [Date "2014.02.08"]
    [White "marinkatomb"]
    [Black "svh"]
    [Result "1-0"]
    [WhiteElo "1869"]
    [BlackElo "1986"]
    [PlyCount "67"]
    [Variant "Standa ...[text shortened]... . Rd4+ Kc7 28. Kf2 e5 29. Rc4 Kd6 30. Kg3 f5 31. Rc1 e4 32. Rd1+ Kc7 33. f4 h6 34. Be8 1-0[/pgn]
    Well, there was that part about losing the rook....
  4. Subscriber moonbus
    Uber-Nerd
    09 Feb '14 14:20
    Black's position was still playable until he self-barricaded his rook on the h-file.
  5. Donation ketchuplover
    G.O.A.T.
    09 Feb '14 15:15
    Originally posted by moonbus
    Black's position was still playable until he self-barricaded his rook on the h-file.
    Barricades must be stormed!