Even after the Queens leave the board, you still need to analyze all of the checks, captures and threats. In today’s episode of Francisco Friday, White castles as soon as possible but fails to see a check at Black’s disposal. San Francisco Bay Area chess coach Francisco Anchondo punishes this inaccuracy with a beautiful game winning combination.
[Event “Casual Blitz game”]
[Black “Francisco Anchondo”]
1.e4 e5 2.f4 Nc6 3.Nf3 f5 4.exf5 e4 5.Ne5 Nf6 6.Nxc6 bxc6 7.Nc3 d5 8.d3 Bxf5
9.dxe4 Nxe4 10.Nxe4 dxe4 11.Qxd8+ Rxd8 12.Bc4 Bc5 13.Bd2 e3 14.Bc3 Kf8 15.O-O
e2+ 16.Rf2 Rd1+