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Efim Geller vs Lajos Portisch
Stockholm Interzonal (1962), Stockholm SWE, rd 14, Feb-18
Caro-Kann Defense: Two Knights Attack. Mindeno Variation Exchange Line (B11)  ·  1-0
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Given 8 times; par: 47 [what's this?]

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Jun-19-17
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  Honza Cervenka: I guess that 27.Bxd5 was an ugly surprise for black.
Jun-19-17
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  thegoodanarchist: <Honza Cervenka: I guess that 27.Bxd5 was an ugly surprise for black.>

But a pleasant surprise for this spectator!

Jun-21-17
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  Honza Cervenka: Instead of 28...Rg4+(?) black could have played 28...Rxf1 with idea 29.Bxe6+ Rf7 30.Rf1 Nf6 31.exf6 Re8 32.Bxc4 Nb5 33.Bb4 g6 etc. White is definitely better here but black is still alive with at least some practical chances to save the game.
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