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  1. Standard member SwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    22 Jul '10 19:02
    Me vs. NN. Black to move.

    I discover to my horror that after ...NxR, I can't recapture due to ...Qg3+. So, I played on a piece down and slimed him with...
  2. Subscriber Paul Leggett
    Chess Librarian
    22 Jul '10 19:21
    Beautiful! Occasionally the difference between a sac and a swindle is original intent. Sometimes you get the idea, and then sac, while other times you "sac", and then get the idea!
  3. Subscriber Paul Leggett
    Chess Librarian
    24 Jul '10 01:53
    Here's another candidate for the "Slimey" Award. I dropped a piece in the middlegame due to overconfidence, and then went into swindle mode. I was looking for a rep in the end, but I knew there was a chance for one of those cheapo checks that draws away the king when your opponent offers a queen trade.

    I should have lost.

  4. 24 Jul '10 02:08
    Unlucky for him that he didn't see that he could not save the knight due to Qf6. ;D
  5. 26 Jul '10 08:26
    Looks like both players have the same tactics book Swissgambit.
  6. Standard member nimzo5
    Ronin
    26 Jul '10 13:09
    great little sequence.