An Out Of This World Checkmate By Siegbert Tarrasch

Arturo Reggio vs Siegbert Tarrasch
Monte Carlo (1902), Monte Carlo MNC, rd 15, Feb-27
Sicilian Defense: Four Knights Variation (B40)
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3.
d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Ndb5 Bb4 7. Bf4 Nxe4 8. Nc7+ Kf8 9. Nxa8 (9.
Qf3 Nxc3 10. bxc3) 9… Qf6 10. Qf3 Nxc3 11. Bd2 Nd4 12. Qd3 Qe5+ 13. Be3 Na4+
14. c3 Nxb2 15. Qb1 Bxc3#
Video Icon Attribution: By not given in source (Hartston W. The kings of chess. London 1985.) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons


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