It has finally happened! CHESS IS DEAD! English Grandmaster Simon Williams has this weekend, during the 4NCL, uncorked what must go down in the anus of chess history as the World’s Worse Theoretical Novelty.
The shameless one…
Spencer,Carl J (2194)
This position above has been reached in official competitive chess zillions of times. My database gives some pretty scary moves played by White: 3.Rg1!?; 3.Ng1!? and even 3.h4!?, but NO ONE ever had the BALLS to play the following UPWARD THRUST…
Not wanting to offend my readers’ sensibility any longer, let me just throw in that Black did NOT take the pawn, but played the COWARDLY 3…h6?!, and even lost the game!