Post your Best Miniatures here Part 2

TalmacelMarian

This is a well known trap. Managed to pull this one on some guy in a lichess tournament.

 

 

ambidextrousjojo
There are so many correct ways by which Black could have countered White's attacks. They just didn't come.

 

debapriya2016

 

ambidextrousjojo
Now it's getting clearer and clearer to me why games in which either player has castled in opposite sides are sometimes referred to as "sharp games".

 

Barefoot_Player

You missed 14.Rxa6 Qe7 15.Rxa7, followed by Qa6+, winning.

Also 17.Qxa6+ Kb8 18.Qxa7#. Or if you want to be cruel, 18.Nc6+