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A tactic a day keeps the losses at bay!
[FEN “2kr3r/p1pq1ppp/3p4/8/N2pPP2/1Q1Pn3/PP4PP/R4RK1 w – – 0 17”]
How should White follow-up on 17.Rfc1 Qg4?
Markovic,Aleksandar – Madushan,Tharusha
Wch U12 Kemer (4), 15.11.2009
King’s Gambit Declined [C30]
?1.e4 e5 2.Nc3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.d3 Bc5 5.f4 d6 6.Nf3 Bg4 7.Na4 Bxf3 8.Qxf3 Nd4 9.Qd1 b5 10.Nxc5 bxc4 11.Na4 cxd3 12.cxd3 Qd7 13.0-0 0-0-0 14.Be3 Ng4 15.Bxd4 exd4 16.Qb3 Ne3 17.Rfc1 Qg4
18.Rxc7+!! Kxc7 19.Rc1+ Kd7 Black falls on his sword. 19…Nc4 only prolongs the inevitable. 20.Qxf7# 1-0