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Predict-a-move: turning a threat into a blunder
Compiled by notyetagm
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26 Re1-a1 Qa4-b5! now 27 Ra2xNa3?? just hangs White b2-queen
K Havasi vs Capablanca, 1929 
(E34) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation, 33 moves, 0-1

14 Be3-c5! now 14 ... Nc6xe5?? opens a4-e8 diagonal, 16 Be2-b5+
Kamsky vs Topalov, 2009 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 43 moves, 1/2-1/2

14 Qe1-g3!: now 14 .. Nf6xe4?? opens d4-g7 diagonal, 15 Qg3xg7#
Caruana vs Sasikiran, 2009 
(B84) Sicilian, Scheveningen, 44 moves, 1-0

Topalov vs Carlsen, 2008 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 44 moves, 0-1

32 Ra8-c8! prepares to meet 32 ... Rd2xf2? with 33 Rc8xc7+!
Karjakin vs Aronian, 2009 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 34 moves, 1-0

21 a2-a4 increases pressure on b5 so .. c6-c5? will hang a pawn
Carlsen vs Topalov, 2009 
(D43) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 36 moves, 1-0

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