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Salomon Flohr vs Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian
USSR Championship (1949), Moscow URS, rd 3, Oct-19
Old Indian Defense: Two Knights Variation (A54)  ·  1-0


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Mar-02-04  drukenknight: talk about your symmetrical stuff, this starts as old indian. Petrosian gets the defensive idea of moving his king shield forward and this gets messed up. It doesnt seem to be a bad idea but the follow up is not strong.
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  Honza Cervenka: 35.Bh5+ Ng6 36.Bxg6+ hxg6 37.Qg7+ Ke6 38.Rxg6+ Kd5 39.Qd4# would have been more convincing finish.
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  Honza Cervenka: <Honza Cervenka: 35.Bh5+ Ng6 36.Bxg6+ hxg6 37.Qg7+ Ke6 38.Rxg6+ Kd5 39.Qd4# would have been more convincing finish.>

Of course, 36.Bh5+ etc.

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