Why Is This Called Pillsbury’s Mate And Not Anderssen’s?

In this famous casual game played between two German chess masters, Adolf Anderssen and Berthold Suhle White is sacrificing a queen and rook thus announcing Pillsbury’s mate! Everything starts from the opening, Anderssen goes for hyper-aggressive Evans gambit and using opponent’s inaccuracies gets a slightly preferable position! At a critical moment Suhle makes a mistake and once stepping into a deadly combination Black faces a forced mate in 5! In the end of the video as usual you can solve the daily puzzle!
Adolf Anderssen vs Berthold Suhle
(1860), Breslau
Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Main Line (C51)
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Bc5 4.b4 Bxb4 5.c3 Bc5 6.O-O d6 7.d4
exd4 8.cxd4 Bb6 9.d5 Na5 10.Bb2 Nf6 11.Bd3 Bg4 12.Nc3 c6
13.Ne2 O-O 14.Qd2 Rc8 15.Qg5 Bxf3 16.gxf3 cxd5 17.Kh1 Nc4
18.Rg1 Ne8 19.Qxg7+ Nxg7 20.Rxg7+ Kh8 21.Rg8+ Kxg8 22.Rg1+ Qg5 23.Rxg5#
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