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Emanuel Schiffers – Mikhail I Chigorin, Match 1, St Petersburg 1879

Four Knights Game (C49)
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1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. Nc3 Bb4 5. Nd5 Bc5 6. d3 h6 7. Be3 Bxe3 8. fxe3 Nxd5 9. exd5 Ne7 10. Nxe5 Nxd5 11. Nxf7 Qh4+ 12. g3 Qb4+ 13. c3 Nxc3 14. bxc3 Qxc3+ 15. Ke2 Qb2+ 16. Ke1 Kxf7 17. Bc4+ Ke7 18. Rf1 c6 19. Rf2 Qc3+ 20. Kf1 d5 21. Rc1 Qe5 22. d4 Bh3+ 23. Kg1 Qxe3 24. Rc2 Kd6 25. Re2 Bg4 26. Rxe3 Bxd1 27. Be2 Bxe2 28. Rfxe2 Rad8 29. Re7 Rd7 30. R7e6+ Kc7 31. a4 Rf8 32. a5 Rf3 33. a6 Rb3 34. axb7 Rxb7 35. Ra2 Rb1+ 36. Kg2 Kb7 37. Rc2 Rc7 38. Kf3 a5 39. Ke2 Kb6 40. Re8 Rb4 41. Kd3 Rf7 42. Rb8+ Kc7 43. Ra8 Rf3+ 44. Ke2 Ra3 45. Ra7+ Kb6 46. Rxg7 Rxd4 47. Rg6 Rc4 48. Rb2+ Kc5 49. Rxh6 a4 50. Rh8 Rb3 51. Ra2 a3 52. Rd2 Rb2 53. Ra8 Kb4 54. h4 Rxd2+ 55. Kxd2 Rg4 0-1

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