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Miguel Illescas Cordoba vs Viktor Korchnoi
Madrid (1996), Madrid ESP, rd 2, May-09
Sicilian Defense: Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Variation Early deviations (B62)  ·  1-0


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  crafty: 27. ... ♔xg6 28. gxf5+ ♔g7 29. ♕h5 ♖xf5 30. ♗xf5   (eval 6.35; depth 11 ply; 750M nodes)
Aug-04-03  MoonlitKnight: Nowadays, I think Korchnoi would give up on move 25 or something.
Aug-04-03  Hoozits: Anyone have any thoughts regarding 27. Nxe6?
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  crafty: 27. ♘xe6 ♖xe6 28. gxf5 ♖xe5 29. fxg6+ ♔g7 30. ♖xf8 ♔xf8   (eval 1.50; depth 14 ply; 500M nodes)
Aug-04-03  sutton: hello I would like to play a game myself
Aug-04-03  yorkebrazil: <sutton: hello I would like to play a game myself> So... why are you here? Go to
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