2. Oct, 2021

A long walk for a Short king

Game 86 in The Mammoth Book of the World's Greatest Chess Games

Nigel Short v Jan Timman 1991    👍 Play the game

The start of an amazing concept. White's main idea is to march the king to h6 and deliver mate with Qg7. Using the king in such an attacking fashion is very rare in chess ...


🙂 Chess variant - Racing Kings (1:04)