A short story of two beautiful moves!

May 24, 2008, 1:05 PM |

Please look at this unbelievable position!



























No, it is not an error! The white queen came from f4 to c7 to sacrifice herself! And black is lost in all variations! I saw this beautiful move today on a chess video . It was praised as a proof of beauty of chess.

After a short moment of surprise, I remembered the game of Fischer I showed two days ago! I praised the beautiful winning move of the game It was just the other way around. The queen came from c7 to f4 and sacrificed there: