There are a number of exciting games at the 2010 Chess Olympiad. One of the problems with so many games is that there are often masterpieces or tactical flourishes going unnoticed. Jamaica’s Shane Matthews is known as “The Magician” in his home island and the seven-time national champion showed that he still has a bit of magic left. His is one of four positions in this version of “Chess Crackers“.
Shane Matthews (Jamaica) – Pradeep Seegolam (Mauritius)
2010 Chess Olympiad (Khanty-Mansiysk, Siberia, Russia)
White to Move (after 19…Kg8-f8)
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