Daily Chess Improvement: Chess Frustration!

This was an actual game at the Asian Championship - White to move! How should white proceed?

Le, Quang Liem (VIE) - Bersamina, Paulo (PHI)

1 e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. d3 Nf6 5. h3 h6 6. Nbd2 a6 7. c3 d6 8. Bb3 Be6 9. Bc2 Ba7 10. Nf1 d5 11. exd5 Nxd5 12. Ng3 Qd7 13. O-O O-O-O 14. Re1 Nf4 15. Bxf4 exf4 16. Nh5 Bxh3 17. Nxf4 Bg4 18. d4 Qd6 19. Nd3 f6 20. Re4 h5 21. Qe2 Bf5 22. Re3 Bg4 23. Re4 Bf5 24. Re3 Bg4 25. Qf1 Ne7 26. Nd2 c6 27. Nc4 Qc7 28. Nc5 Nd5 29. Re4 Kb8 30. Rae1 Ka8 31. Ne3 Nf4 32. Qc4 Bb8 33. Nf1 h4 34. Re7 h3 35. Rxc7 hxg2 36. Nh2 Bf3 0-1

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DaveCubby
DaveCubby
  1. Nxa6 leads to a win for White. Quang Liem Le made a crucial mistake of 1. Nf1?. He actually missed a winning move - 1. Nxa6!!

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