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  1. 01 May '12 17:36
    Another Topalov game from the recent Edinburgh Simil + pics.

    One lad who has been mated three times in the RHP Championship
    with a Queen on b2 and twice with a Queen on b7.

    Introducing Endgame Ernie and the usual mixture of blunders and
    good play....

    Blog 4
  2. 01 May '12 20:01 / 1 edit
    Great blog as always, loved reading it!

    Guess I'll start the ball rolling with my game involving a poisonous b2 pawn. I'm white here by the way:

  3. 01 May '12 20:20
    Any relation to Middlegame Maury?

    User 345087

    Just hamming it up a little ...

    Nice Blog!
  4. 01 May '12 22:09
    Think I'll keep Ernie in. Would like to bring in a duck. I like ducks.

    Good game Velvet. Perfect example of punishing a QNP.
  5. Standard member chessicle
    The Chessicle
    05 May '12 08:20 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by VelvetEars
    Great blog as always, loved reading it!

    Guess I'll start the ball rolling with my game involving a poisonous b2 pawn. I'm white here by the way:
    I thought 14 ... Nxd3+ 15 cd3 Qxc3 was a bit of an improvement for Black (winning in fact), but of course the key point to the final combination is that 14 Nxa8 is check!