The Greatest Queen Sacrifice in Chess History | Nezhmetdinov vs Chernikov (1962)

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phanTomtilt Lira : Well I'll be damned I'm thanking YT for recommending this video for me.

When the Cat Away , The Hat gonna play : I don't play in I know all the rules and shit but don't know shit about strategy. But this was great! And Wtf was this doing in my recommendations? Lol All the best!

ian Van desteene : I have no idea why this was in my recommended 😂 but i agree

Samuel : no idea why this was in my suggestions but really fascinating.

Kasia Wesołek : I thought that if he won't win, then the queen would be killed 😂

Dale Greer : Favorite line: "He's protecting this bishop like it's made of gold."

Stookas : Brilliant chess, sad he did not obtain GM status. His work is immortal.

Candi Soda : 0:48 I didn't even know you can do that in chess lol..

Yohanes Ben : On my recommended eventhough this is my first time watching chess game on youtube.. No regret at all

David Badillo : It must be almost traumatic to be in the middle of your stroll 'with the draw in the bag' only to have your thoughts interrupted by the news "excuse me sir, your opponent just sacked his Queen"... a big bucket of cold water on your head!

bareodin : If the queen does not lead, how can she expect her subordinates to follow.

Video 2 : I've never watched a chess related video in my life, but I'm glad I checked this out when it popped up in the recommended tab

Chrioni Sta Ana : Nhezy of course :)

Gzim Avduli : He need it to take the knight in h7 if the white tryes to check with hes rock in h3 he most save that check with moving bishop in h5 check it good thanks

Ockert Wessels : So glad youtube recommended this! Thanks agadmator.

Daniel D. : Nowadays, top players would prove that this sacrifice was a blunder.

NoSystem : What a beast; love his games. He even looks scary. If I saw him sitting across a board from me, I'd say, "Thank you, but no," and leave.

ANON123 : Why is this so interesting I'm gonna sub to ya your work is great

Walt F. : I just watched the biography of Rashid, pretty interesting and informative. I like his style!

DumbUp : I think I like chess now... Thank you for this great video. <3

boom1111111111111111 : Absolutely superb game and commentary.

David Alvarez : why did he sacrifice his knight for no reason? he didnt have to check his king and have the knight immediately captured after, if someone could explain this i will be so happy!!!

Ram sirsat : lol .. everytime I play game I put my name Rashid there just to feel good .. anyway I loved this game watched 3 years before ..quiet fascinated me then n still now

Lidya Wayne : Two minutes ago I was watching a Ted-ed video about squids’ defense systems and somehow I ended up here and I haven’t played chess for like ages...Very interesting video though.

iHAVEAQWERTY : 6:10 "he's protecting this bishop as if it's made of gold..." 😂😂😂😂

Colin Davies : That queen sac took a lot of guts.

Vahe345 : Oleg finally resigns... When Nezhmetdinov gives you his queen its over!

Shanolette : 5:30 why doesn't he just take the knight?

The RealReligion : bishop+knight is stronger than queen FACT!

Shashank Dixena : Hi +agadmator, At 0:50 you mentioned Fischer vs Ruben Fine's game where Na5 was played. I couldn't find any such game anywhere. Can you please share the link?

Andy N : We out here playing chess, while my man is playing 7 dimensional tic tac toe

Marcus Layug : Why is this in my recommded

Rein Jordi : Chess!!

Cleavicus Maximus : The feeling when youtube recommends actual good content instead of those generic "top 10" lists is amazing. I'm not even into chess but this was a joy to watch. I liked the play by play part so I could follow it. Have a like.

best i can do is 100 : I thought he's Stockfish :D

Greg Beresnev : Stupid sacrifice followed by stupid play by black - or am I missing something?

Anonymous Poster : Could you please do that game where Nezhmetdinov beat Lav Pologievski (?) that was "so beautiful". Also, that game against Tal in 61 that was "the best day of his life".

John Vincent II Besin : that queen sacrifice is really a bad idea... if black just played a very well defense against white is could be a win win for black... i see poor defense in middle game...

Shawn Mullen : Idk why it takes me so long to subscribe to certain channels. I've been getting your vids recommended for months. I usually watch then and always enjoy them but only today subscribed. Same with a handful if channels. Anyways subscribed now with way tmi. Keep up the good content.

Fred Bloggs : *Excellent game - concise commentary - keep up the good work Agadmator :)*

Milk Me Daddy : Dont mind me improving my vast knowledge :P

Coindrop : Wow..

ej zen : Very good!

TheMadPlatypus ! : tyrion?

Supernova : On move 29 at 6:33 you finally realize how deep was the analysis of Qxf6 on move 12! Unreal!

Deltoren1 : am i wierd that sacking the queen was the second idea i had?

All we had to do, was follow the damn train, CJ! : 5:35 can someone explain why black didnt capture the knight?

Blood of Kings6 : I think Rashid managing his pawns and rooks so well in the beginning really setup that endgame. He inevitably had more room to hide his king while still being offensive with the rooks and knights. It was just getting past that mid-game hiccup that was the trick. Well thought out. 40 minutes of what could happen if I sacrifice this queen. Maybe Chernikov should have stayed at the table.

Mathew Jacob : who's here to refresh their memory?

vtrvieira : The black queen sits d8, and just wait for her death. Thats pretty unique game. I watched 2 times. So good. Thx for the that.