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How to beat Capa
Compiled by kostich in time
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Capablanca was, for a long time, the hardest man inthe world to beat..this collection contains some of his more noteworthy defeats

Spiellman triumphs in the end-game.
Spielmann vs Capablanca, 1929 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 56 moves, 1-0

Brilliant middlegame combo, sloppy endgame
Rubinstein vs Capablanca, 1911  
(D33) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 42 moves, 1-0

Marshall wins in the endgame
Capablanca vs Marshall, 1913 
(C42) Petrov Defense, 53 moves, 0-1

Big upset of 1916
O Chajes vs Capablanca, 1916 
(C12) French, McCutcheon, 66 moves, 1-0

the wisdom of the east.
Sultan Khan vs Capablanca, 1930 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 65 moves, 1-0

The first time in eight years..
Reti vs Capablanca, 1924 
(A15) English, 31 moves, 1-0

a surprise queen sac.
Capablanca vs Ilyin-Zhenevsky, 1925 
(A07) King's Indian Attack, 37 moves, 0-1

Even Homer nods..capa's worst blunder.
Saemisch vs Capablanca, 1929 
(E24) Nimzo-Indian, Samisch, 62 moves, 1-0

the game that stunnedthe world.
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1927 
(C01) French, Exchange, 43 moves, 0-1

great, flawed, fighting chess
Capablanca vs Alekhine, 1927 
(D52) Queen's Gambit Declined, 66 moves, 0-1

Spielmann can also win against Capa with black
Capablanca vs Spielmann, 1928 
(D15) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 39 moves, 0-1

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