Blitz Game of the Year!

Blitz Game of the Year!

Nov 19, 2012, 3:57 PM |

Since doesn't seem to have a Polling option for us bloggers... You can vote at the Boston Blitz website.

FM Kazim Gulamali (BOS) vs GM Larry Kaufman (BAL) 1-0
This game featured a relentlessly brutal attack... topped off by a wonderful 7-move mating combination. Can you calculate like Kazim?...
Check out the puzzle at Final Curtain Encore
Board 2, Week 10 (USCL Game of the Week!)

USCL - Gulamali-Kaufman

NM Ilya Krasik (BOS) vs NM Andrew Ryba (MAN) 1-0
Ilya came prepared for the Manhattan match and sprung this positional gem on his opponent. It ended with a nice 7-move mating combo.
If your into puzzles, check out... Let's Keep dancing
Board 4, Week 8
USCL - Krasik-Ryba

GM Alex Stripunsky (NJ) vs SM Jorge Sammour-Hasbun (BOS) 0-1
This game sparkles with innovation and combinative brilliance... Check out the piece sacrifice beginning with 23...Rag8
And try your hand at the puzzle... The Meaning of Life
Board 1, Week 7
USCL - Stipunsky-Sammour-Hasbun

SM William Fisher (PHI) vs FM Kazim Gulamali (BOS) 0-1
Played in Kazim's patented double-edged style. Check out this Positional/Attacking masterpiece... and especially the final position... White simply has no moves!
Board 2, Week 5
USCL - Fisher-Gulamali

SM Jorge Sammour-Hasbun (BOS) vs GM Julio Becerra (MIA) 1-0
Jorge's tribute to days-gone-by with a Ruy exchange, the old way, ala Emanuel Lasker. And he is rewarded in the endgame... Don't miss this beautiful Rook endgame.
Game analysis at... A Fish by any Other Name
Board 1, Week 2
See the whole game at...
USCL - Sammour-Hasbun - Becerra