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Henry Bird – Wilhelm Steinitz, Match 2, London 1866

Ruy Lopez (C65)
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1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. d4 exd4 5. O-O Be7 6. e5 Ne4 7. Re1 Nc5 8. Nxd4 Nxd4 9. Qxd4 O-O 10. Nc3 Kh8 11. Be3 Ne6 12. Qe4 f5 13. exf6 Bxf6 14. Bd3 g6 15. Rad1 c6 16. Qb4 d5 17. Be2 Be7 18. Qb3 Nc5 19. Bd4+ Kg8 20. Bxc5 Bxc5 21. Bf3 Qb6 22. Qxb6 axb6 23. a3 Bf5 24. Rd2 b5 25. g4 Bd7 26. Kg2 Rf7 27. Rd3 Raf8 28. Re2 Kg7 29. b4 Bd6 30. h3 Kh6 31. Red2 Bf4 32. Rd1 Kg7 33. Ne2 Bc7 34. Ng3 h5 35. R1d2 hxg4 36. Bxg4 Bxg4 37. hxg4 Kh6 38. Re2 Kg5 39. f3 Rh8 40. Nf1 Rfh7 41. Rde3 Rh1 42. Re8 R8h6 43. Rf8 Bd6 44. Rf7 Rh7 45. Rxh7 Rxh7 46. Re8 Re7 47. Rxe7 Bxe7 48. Ne3 Bf6 49. Nd1 Kf4 50. Kf2 Bd4+ 51. Ke2 b6 52. c3 Bf6 53. Kf2 c5 54. Ne3 d4 55. Nd5+ Ke5 56. Nxf6 dxc3 57. Ke3 Kxf6 58. f4 c4 59. Ke2 Ke6 60. Kd1 Kd5 61. Kc2 Ke4 62. f5 gxf5 63. gxf5 Kxf5 64. Kxc3 Ke4 65. a4 bxa4 66. Kxc4 b5+ 0-1

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