Great games of the past

A new feature which will showcase great games of the past. The notes are often shamelessly nicked from those of the players themselves. The first one is the 'three Queens game from the 1922 Hastings tournament between Bogolyubov and Alekhine in which we see some outstanding tactics.
Bogolyubov v Alekhine
Hastings 1922
1. d4 f5
" A risky defence which I have adopted very infrequently however I had to play positively to secure first prize".
2. c4 Nf6
3. g3 e6
"It is better for white to play g3 before c4 in the Dutch defence as black can now exchange his dark squared bishop advantageously"
4.Bg2 Bb4+
5. Bd2 Bxd2+
6. Nbxd2
" To recapture with the Queen in order to develop the knight to c3 is a little better"
               Nc6
7. Ngf3   O-O
8. O-O   d6
9. Qb3
"This manoever does not prevent black from realising his plan"
            Kh8
10.Qc3 e5!
11. e3
"if 11. dxe dxe 12.Nxe? Nxe5 13. Qxe5 white's Knight would be en prise to black's Queen"
         

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