Bayer's Beat-down

batgirl
batgirl
Nov 30, 2011, 2:36 PM |
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A while back I had started a thread in the forums about brilliancies.  Of course, under the massive volume of everything that comprises chess.com, the beautiful games have been buried and forgotten.  I wanted to resurrect some of them at least temporarily.  Here is one I like:

 

 

 

Here is an example of brilliant OTB play by Conrad, better known as a problemist, who, as black, employs the Falkbeer counter-gambit against the King's Gambit.