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Henry Bird – Ernst Falkbeer, Match 1, London 1856

Bird's Opening (A02)
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1. f4 c5 2. e3 e6 3. b3 Be7 4. Nc3 Bh4+ 5. g3 Bf6 6. Nf3 d5 7. d4 cxd4 8. exd4 a6 9. Bd3 Nc6 10. Be3 b5 11. a4 b4 12. Ne2 Bb7 13. Rc1 h5 14. Qd2 Nh6 15. h3 Qd6 16. Ne5 Bxe5 17. fxe5 Qe7 18. Bg5 Qd7 19. O-O Rc8 20. Rf4 Nf5 21. Rcf1 g6 22. g4 hxg4 23. hxg4 Rg8 24. gxf5 gxf5 25. R4f2 Nxe5 26. dxe5 d4 27. Nxd4 f6 28. exf6 Qxd4 29. f7+ Kxf7 30. Bxf5 Qxd2 31. Bg6+ Kxg6 32. Bxd2 Kh7+ 33. Kh2 Rc5 34. Rf7+ Kh8 0-1

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