QRB Combo Checkmate

This standard correspondence chess game began last August and ended earlier this afternoon when I caught the Black King in a Queen-Rook-Bishop combination checkmate with my 30th move. The position of pieces at game’s end and our full move record are included with this post.

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1. Nf3 f6 2. d4 d5 3. e3 e5 4. Nbd2 Nc6 5. dxe5 Nxe5 6. g3 Nxf3+ 7. Nxf3 Ne7 8. Bg2 Bg4 9. h3 Bxf3 10. Bxf3 c6 11. O-O g5 12. Bh5+ Ng6 13. Re1 Kd7 14. e4 Ne7 15. exd5 Nxd5 16. Bg4+ Kc7 17. a3 h5 18. Be6 Bc5 19. b4 Bd6 20. Bb2 g4 21. h4 f5 22. Bxh8 Qxh8 23. Bxf5 Nc3 24. Qd3 Rd8 25. Re6 Nb5 26. Rae1 Qf8 27. c4 Nxa3 28. c5 Bxg3 29. Qxg3+ Kc8 30. Rxc6#
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