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Kamran Shirazi vs Gata Kamsky
Marshall (1989)  ·  English Opening: King's English. Taimanov Variation (A25)  ·  0-1
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Mar-08-05  Autoreparaturwerkbau: If anyone collects the greatest comebacks in chess history take black's seat after 39.Qxa6 and say - black to win. I wouldn't even dare. Hat off to Kamsky.
Mar-08-05  aw1988: Holy god. What an effort by Kamsky.
Apr-29-05  allanon880: Yes I have to agree. Kamsky gave it a very good effort. Enjoyable game.
Apr-29-05  WillC21: It's a fighting spirit like this that makes me have no respect for 20 move drawmasters like Kramnik.
Apr-29-05  maxxowar: ..one of the most exciting ending I ever saw!
Apr-29-05  mrblondie: yes what a fight
Apr-29-05  Bigfatpatzer: It seems as if Shirazi refused to accept that Kamksy's rook-knight-pawn-king fortress was impenetrable and tried for a win. He should have just repeated moves or position. The illusion of a win when there isn't one is a recipe for zero points.
Apr-29-05
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  Gregor Samsa Mendel: I can't see why white played 75 Qd7 instead of Qxd5+. At the very least, he can capture the rook at the next move and force a draw.
Jan-09-06  Autoreparaturwerkbau: <Gregor> God knows, maybe he still saw a win somewhere? Weird...
Jun-06-07  Whitehat1963: I have great respect for Kamsky's fighting spirit!
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