Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

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    06 Jul '08 20:03
    In the 1851 "immortal game", what was the name of the player who played with the black pieces?
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    06 Jul '08 20:48
    I'll play along. Kieseritzky?
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    07 Jul '08 03:58
    Who made the first move in the Immortal Game, 1851?
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    07 Jul '08 05:10
    I'll play along - Anderssen.

    I just looked it up, it appears the immortal game was played on my birthday!
  5. ALG
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    07 Jul '08 09:03
    Originally posted by heinzkat
    I'll play along - Anderssen.

    I just looked it up, it appears the immortal game was played on my birthday!
    wow, you are just too old! 😛
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    07 Jul '08 09:37
    The answer to this riddle is: although he moved first, Anderssen played the black pieces (source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Immortal_game_%28chess%29). Another riddle is: give the complete name of his opponent!
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    07 Jul '08 10:00
    Originally posted by heinzkat
    The answer to this riddle is: although he moved first, Anderssen played the black pieces (source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Immortal_game_%28chess%29). Another riddle is: give the complete name of his opponent!
    Lionel Adalbert Bagration Felix Kieseritzky
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