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Lajos Portisch vs Samuel Reshevsky
Second Piatigorsky Cup (1966)  ·  Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal. Bronstein (Byrne) Variation (E45)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-05-13
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  RookFile: He avoids 34....Nxc4. Maybe white brings his king up too fast.
Jul-05-13  Nerwal: Careful play by Reshevsky. 34... ♘xc4?? loses immediately to 35. h4, soon creating two passed pawns the black king cannot stop on its own.
Jul-05-13
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  offramp: Even the game heading, Portisch v Reshevsky, sends one to sleep.
Dec-29-14
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  zydeco: Similar pawn structure to Donner-Petrosian from the same tournament. White has strategic problems: his dark-squared bishop is boxed on by the pawns on c3 and f4. In this game white gets a kingside initiative, but the dark-squared bishop is so bad that there are never any real winning chances.
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