Best Sacrifice in Chess history

Perhaps the best sacrifice is when you sacrifice multiple pieces in succession and force your opponent in to a checkmate.

That’s exactly what Esteban Canal managed to do! He sacrificed two rooks and a queen!

Greatest chess Sacrifice

The Peruvian Immortal: Esteban Canal vs NN

1.e4 d5 2.exd5 Qxd5 3.Nc3 Qa5 4.d4 c6 5.Nf3 Bg4 6.Bf4 e6 7.h3 Bxf3 8.Qxf3 Bb4

 

  • Esteban Canal vs NN, 1934
  • Lasker – Thomas, Londres 1911
  • Reti – Tartakower, Viena 1910
  • Glucksberg – Najdorf, Varsovia 1929
  • Waitzkin – Frumkin, 1987
  • Byrne – Fisher, 1956
  • Tarrasch – Romberg, Nuremberg 1893
  • Paulsen – Morphy, Nueva York 1857
  • Tal vs Partido Botvinnik 1960
  • Reti v / s Alekhine, Baden-Baden 1925

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