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Candidates Tournament #5 (haoming09 - musketeerchess2017)

haoming09

Wb5+

Premove: Bxb5#

evert823

evert823

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Martin0

@haoming09 wins by timeout.

Nice checkmate haoming happy.png

haoming09

Thanks happy.png

Learnt it from my game with Marks in Giga Dog (it was almost like the same checkmate)

musketeerchess2017
haoming09 wrote:

Thanks

Learnt it from my game with Marks in Giga Dog (it was almost like the same checkmate)

Hi

congratulations

 

you won.

I was careless and paid the price.

 

most importantly i learned something new

vickalan

Good game by both! Congratulations to haoming for the win!happy.png

Here is the full game notation:

White Black
haoming musketeer
1.e4...g5
2.Ng3...i6
3.Nd3...Wg6
4.Bb3...d6
5.Wc3...a5
6.Ba4+...c6
7.Wb5+...cxb5 (Black's move is forced)
8.Bxb5#

vickalan

 

At move 6 Black already gets behind, right? Rather than 6...c6 he could have played 6...b5 but this loses the pawn.

I'll update the tournament thread soon.

musketeerchess2017
vickalan wrote:

 

At move 6 Black already gets behind, right? Rather than 6...c6 he could have played 6...b5 but this loses the pawn.

I'll update the tournament thread soon.

5....a5 idea was premature. The right move order should have been d6 then eventually a5