Famous Chess Game: Zukertort’s Immortal (Zukertort vs. Blackburne)

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This famous chess game between Johannes Zukertort and Joseph Henry Blackburne was played in London in 1883, and is now known today as Zukertort’s Immortal. Observe the depth of calculation required to showcase a brilliant combination that was jumpstarted by the offering of a queen.

1. c4 e6 2. e3 Nf6 3. Nf3 b6 4. Be2 Bb7 5. O-O d5 6. d4 Bd6
7. Nc3 O-O 8. b3 Nbd7 9. Bb2 Qe7 10. Nb5 Ne4 11. Nxd6 cxd6
12. Nd2 Ndf6 13. f3 Nxd2 14. Qxd2 dxc4 15. Bxc4 d5 16. Bd3
Rfc8 17. Rae1 Rc7 18. e4 Rac8 19. e5 Ne8 20. f4 g6 21. Re3 f5
22. exf6 Nxf6 23. f5 Ne4 24. Bxe4 dxe4 25. fxg6 Rc2 26. gxh7+
Kh8 27. d5+ e5 28. Qb4 R8c5 29. Rf8+ Kxh7 30. Qxe4+ Kg7
31. Bxe5+ Kxf8 32. Bg7+ Kg8 33. Qxe7 1-0

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