The New Zealand Chessplayer, Spring 1947


Played in the 1946 USA Championship. A fine game with a beautiful finish in Reshevsky's best style.

Reshevsky, Samuel Herman - Steiner, Herman - USA-ch 1946

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e3 d5 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.bxc3 O-O 7.Bd3 c5 8.cxd5 exd5 9.Ne2 Nc6 10.f3 Re8 11.O-O Qc7 12.Rb1 Bd7 13.Qe1 Rad8 14.g4 h6

Moves are clickable

15.Kh1 Bc8 16.Rg1 g5 17.Qg3 Qe7 18.Qf2 Kg7 19.Ng3 Rh8 20.Bf5 Be6 21.e4 Kf8 22.e5 Ne8 23.Bxe6 fxe6 24.f4 gxf4 25.Qxf4+ Kg8 26.Nh5 Rh7 27.g5 hxg5 28.Rxg5+ Kh8 29.Rxb7! Nc7 30.Rxc7 1-0