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Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian vs Ilia Abramovich Kan
USSR Championship (1955), Moscow URS, rd 1, Feb-11
King's Indian Attack: Sicilian Variation (A08)  ·  1-0


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Mar-11-06  WhoKeres: I think Petrosian's handling of the King's Indian Attack is among the best of any GM I've seen. He just plays like a machine until his opponents fall apart! I recall his games with Euwe and Reshevsky from Zurich 1953 as two other good examples of his handling of this opening.
Oct-26-09  birthtimes: Petrosian also wins with the exchange sacrifice 29. Rxd5! exd5 30. Nd6 Nf8 31. Qe5 Ne6 32. Ne8 followed by 33. Nf6+!
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