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Medusa Gambit Madness 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g5


  • 18 months ago · Quote · #101

    Jion_Wansu

    This is my German opening and its mainline, The Munich
     
     
     
  • 17 months ago · Quote · #102

    DarthMusashi

    Within the Medusa Gambit Black has the early N sac
    on the White f2 pawn. See sample games below:

    [Event "Rated game, 5m + 0s"]
    [Site "Main Playing Hall"]
    [Date "2005.08.17"]
    [Round "?"]
    [White "Dr Herzog"]
    [Black "evilone"]
    [Result "0-1"]
    [ECO "A50"]
    [WhiteElo "1855"]
    [BlackElo "1830"]
    [Annotator "Medusa Gambit ***"]
    [PlyCount "48"]
    [EventDate "2005.01.01"]

    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g5 3. Bxg5 Ne4 4. Bc1 c5 5. e3 Qb6 6. Bd3 Nxf2 7. Kxf2 cxd4 8. e4 Nc6 9. Nf3 d6 10. Nbd2 Rg8 11. Nb3 e5 12. Bd2 a5 13. Qc2 a4 14. Nc1 Qc7 15. Ne2 Qd7 16. Ng3 Qg4 17. Ng5 h6 18. Nh7 Be7 19. Rhf1 h5 20. Nf5 Bxf5 21. exf5 Qxg2+ 22. Ke1 Bh4+ 23. Kd1 e4 24. Bxe4 Qxf1+ 0-1

    [Event "ChessPlanet.ru"]
    [Site "ChessPlanet.ru"]
    [Date "2012.03.09"]
    [Round "?"]
    [White "valery"]
    [Black "GodofThunder"]
    [Result "0-1"]
    [ECO "A50"]
    [WhiteElo "1971"]
    [BlackElo "1945"]
    [Annotator "Medusa Gambit ***"]
    [PlyCount "46"]
    [EventDate "2012.??.??"]

    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g5 3. Bxg5 Ne4 4. Bc1 c5 5. Nc3 Qa5 6. Bd2 Nxf2 {a speculative N sac which gets 2 pawns for the N} 7. Kxf2 cxd4 8. Nb1 {White should not have played this passive move. Better was Nd5 preventing my Q from shifting to the King side.} Qf5+ 9. Nf3 Nc6 10. g3 e5 11. e4 Qxe4 12. Qe2 Qf5 13. Kg1 e4 14. Bg2 Bc5 {? Nh4 attacking the Q was better. Black would have to play Qe6 guarding the pawn at e4} 15. Nh4 d3+ 16. Qe3 Bxe3+ 17. Bxe3 Qe5 18. Nc3 f5 {further guarding the center} 19. Re1 O-O 20. Bf4 Qd4+ 21. Be3 Qxc4 22. Bh3 d5 23. Kg2 d4 {White gets chrushed. Now Blacks pawns roll down the middle of the
    board.} 0-1

    [Event "ChessPlanet.ru"]
    [Site "ChessPlanet.ru"]
    [Date "2012.03.28"]
    [Round "?"]
    [White "Soln_kotenok"]
    [Black "GodofThunder"]
    [Result "0-1"]
    [ECO "A50"]
    [WhiteElo "1877"]
    [BlackElo "1871"]
    [Annotator "Medusa Gamb ***"]
    [PlyCount "36"]
    [EventDate "2012.??.??"]

    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g5 3. Bxg5 Ne4 4. Bf4 c5 5. Nc3 Qa5 6. Bd2 Nxf2 7. Qa4 Qb6 8. Kxf2 Qf6+ 9. Nf3 e6 10. e4 cxd4 11. Bg5 Qg6 12. Nb5 Na6 13. Ne5 Qxg5 14. Nf3 Qe3+ 15. Kg3 Rg8+ 16. Kh3 Be7 17. Re1 Qh6+ 18. Nh4 Qxh4# 0-1

    [Event "ICC Game 5 min"]
    [Site "Internet Chess Club"]
    [Date "2012.04.07"]
    [Round "?"]
    [White "lfelipeg"]
    [Black "DarthMusashi"]
    [Result "0-1"]
    [ECO "A50"]
    [WhiteElo "1858"]
    [BlackElo "1868"]
    [Annotator "Medusa Gamb ***"]
    [PlyCount "34"]
    [EventDate "2012.??.??"]
    [TimeControl "300"]

    1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g5 3. Bxg5 Ne4 4. Bf4 c5 5. e3 Bg7 6. Nc3 Qa5 7. Rc1 cxd4 8. exd4 Nc6 9. Bd3 Nxf2 10. Kxf2 Bxd4+ 11. Be3 Qg5 12. Qf3 Ne5 13. Qe4 Bxe3+ 14. Ke2 Bxc1 15. Nh3 Qd2+ 16. Kf1 Nxd3 17. Nd5 Qd1+ {{Game 341 (lfelipeg vs. DarthMusashi) lfelipeg resigns} 0-1

  • 17 months ago · Quote · #103

    DarthMusashi

  • 17 months ago · Quote · #104

    DarthMusashi

  • 17 months ago · Quote · #105

    DarthMusashi

  • 17 months ago · Quote · #106

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