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Friday, June 22, 2012

Simple Chess Queen Trap - Can You Think Like Paul Morphy?

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Hi everyone,

June 22 is the birth anniversary of one of the greatest chess players our planet has known - Paul Morphy. Here is an elegant combination from one of his games - though not his most popular game! Can you figure out how White handled the position after Black played 7. ...Ng3?

How should White play after 7. ...Ng3?
Head over to Chess King to see the solution and replay the full game.

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