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Viktor Korchnoi vs Paul Keres
Estonia-Leningrad (1975), Tallinn EST, rd 1, Mar-15
Queen's Gambit Accepted: Central Variation. Rubinstein Defense (D20)  ·  1-0
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Jun-16-09  Marmot PFL: 9...Nb4 just does not look right when black is already behind in development. Lose a pawn to Korchnoi and it usually decides the game.
Oct-09-13  slapwa: Difficult to believe this is Korchnoi's only victory over Keres.
Aug-07-16  RookFile: I agree that Nb4 can't be right. Keres actually did well to only lose a pawn so he could castle. Another mistake and he would have been killed right out of the opening.
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  HeMateMe: 1975, the final event for the two strongest players to never become world champion? I suppose Aronian might have something to say about that...
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