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Anthony Miles vs Viswanathan Anand
Manila Interzonal (1990), Manila PHI, rd 11, Jul-11
Wade Defense: General (A41)  ·  0-1
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Jan-02-07  dramas79: 37...Qd3!
Aug-13-08
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  patzer2: Anand employs an opening against Miles, which Miles himself helped to popularize in the late 1980s.

Anand exploits his pin on the White
Bishop with 37...Qd3! to force off the Queens so he can more easily use his Rooks and Bishop to gang up on the pinned Bishop on f1.

The sacrifice is of course poison after 37...Qd3!, as Anand gets a decisive passed pawn if White dares to capture the rogue Queen.

Feb-20-13  YouRang: A good POTD candidate: 37...?
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