Samuel Boden[ edit ]

Samuel Standidge Boden (1826 - 1882), was an English professional chess master.

The mating pattern "Bodenīs Mate" was named after the mate that occurs in one of his games, Schulder-Boden, London 1853

There is also a line in the Philidor defense named after him, based on one of his games against Paul Morphy.

Morphy was of the opinion that Boden was the strongest English master, even though Barnes had a better record against him than Boden.

categories: myChess-Wiki | Chess players | Samuel Boden
article No 484 / last change on 2005-06-28, 02:08pm

back  write a new article  show all articles  

direct links: chess chess960 correspondence chess Fischer Random Chess chess terminology chess players chess opening

This article is based on the article Samuel Boden from the free encyclopaedia Wikipedia and stands under the GNU-Licence for free documentation. In the Wikipedia a list of the authors is available.

2 chessplayers online! Games are being played: 198, Challenges: 3, Halfmoves up to now: 7.725.661
Copyright 2003-2024 Karkowski & Schulz - All rights reserved - privacy statement