15 Year Old Garry Kasparov Destroys Sicilian Defense

In this video I am analyzing a famous chess game played by 15-year-old Garry Kasparov against Alexander Panchenko where Kasparov breaks into pieces Sicilian Defense! In Richter-Rauzer attack Kasparov sacrifices a pawn and by forcing opponent’s king to move gains nice attacking chances! Panchenko fails to defend accurately and soon finds himself in a lost position! The pinnacle of beauty becomes Kasparov’s knight sacrifice on g7-square! In the end of the video as usual you can solve the daily puzzle!
Garry Kasparov vs Alexander Nikolayevich Panchenko
46th URS-ch selection (1978), Daugavpils LAT, rd 1
Sicilian Defense: Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Variation (B67)
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 d6 6.Bg5 e6 7.Qd2
a6 8.O-O-O Bd7 9.f4 b5 10.Nxc6 Bxc6 11.Bd3 Be7 12.e5 dxe5
13.fxe5 Nd7 14.Bxe7 Qxe7 15.Be4 Bxe4 16.Nxe4 Nxe5 17.Qd4 f6
18.Nd6+ Kf8 19.Rhf1 Kg8 20.g4 h6 21.h4 Nf7 22.Qe4 Rf8 23.Nf5
Qe8 24.Nd4 e5 25.Nf5 h5 26.Rg1 Rh7 27.Qb7 Kh8 28.gxh5 Qe6
29.Nxg7 Qxa2 30.Qe7 Rg8 31.Qxf6 Qa1+ 32.Kd2 Qa5+ 33.Ke2 Rgxg7 34.Rxg7 Rxg7 35.Rg1 1-0
Video Thumbnail Credits: https://fr.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fichier:Garry_Kasparov_1980_Dortmund.jpg


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