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Highlighted Games
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Space Advantage and Piece Domination
Salov vs Spassky, 1994 
(E08) Catalan, Closed, 45 moves, 1-0

Significance of the Bishop-Pair
Kramnik vs Karpov, 1997 
(A17) English, 35 moves, 1-0

The king is a strong piece - use it ! - Rueben Fine
Tal vs Lisitsin, 1956 
(B71) Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation, 54 moves, 1-0

Superior knight outpost
Anand vs Ivanchuk, 2001
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 43 moves, 1-0

Alekhine vs Euwe, 1937 
(D10) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 23 moves, 1-0

Ivanchuk vs Shirov, 1996 
(D44) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 35 moves, 1-0

King infiltration!
Tarrasch vs Reti, 1922 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 40 moves, 1-0

Kasparov's octopus knight!
Kasparov vs Shirov, 1994 
(B33) Sicilian, 38 moves, 1-0

Losing by castling!
A Pomar Salamanca vs E P De La Prida, 1964 
(D25) Queen's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 0-1

The King is a fighting piece - use it! - Wilhelm Steinitz
Lilienthal vs Smyslov, 1941 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 35 moves, 1/2-1/2

White monarch - The second dark-squared bishop!
Alekhine vs Yates, 1922  
(D64) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack, 38 moves, 1-0

Possible Exchange Sacrifice on move 13/14
Khalifman vs Kasparov, 2000 
(D97) Grunfeld, Russian, 29 moves, 1/2-1/2

Capablanca's theorem: Q+N > Q+B
Anand vs Piket, 2000
(C95) Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer, 46 moves, 1-0

Knight Outpost
Botvinnik vs Flohr, 1936 
(B05) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 57 moves, 1-0

Octopus/Kraken Knight!
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1985 
(B44) Sicilian, 40 moves, 0-1

The importance of Structure
M Gurevich vs Shirov, 2000 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 58 moves, 0-1

Pawn sacrifice for active bishops!
K Zalkind vs A Finkel, 1998
(D79) Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O, Main line, 49 moves, 0-1

Double Exchange Sacrifice
E Shaposhnikov vs V Malakhov, 2007 
(B27) Sicilian, 38 moves, 0-1

King Bishop!
Weenink vs L Gans, 1930 
(C25) Vienna, 27 moves, 1-0

The bishop pair is usually a great strategical asset.
Miles vs J Sunye Neto, 1994
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 47 moves, 1-0

21... e5
Anand vs Kasparov, 2000 
(B85) Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical, 30 moves, 1/2-1/2

Complex Queen vs Queen Endgame
Adams vs J C Gonzalez Zamora, 2006 
(B30) Sicilian, 102 moves, 1-0

Fischer Grabs The Poisoned Pawn
Spassky vs Fischer, 1972 
(E56) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 7...Nc6, 56 moves, 1-0

Amazing King Play!
C Van de Loo vs M Hesseling, 1983 
(C57) Two Knights, 48 moves, 1-0

Amazing King March
Wei Yi vs Y Gonzalez Vidal, 2015 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 39 moves, 1-0

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