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Lajos Portisch vs Bent Larsen
Larsen - Portisch Candidates Quarterfinal (1968), Porec YUG, rd 3, May-09
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal Variation. Bernstein Defense (E57)  ·  0-1
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Mar-16-15  zydeco: Larsen says that seconds are merely a hinderance and calls 11.a4 "a typical product of a joint conference" - the result of an attempt to avoid complications. Black quickly gets a positional advantage.

Larsen writes of 17....Be8: "it is a rare occurrence for such a modest move to achieve so much." Portisch didn't realize that he was losing a pawn and offered a draw with 18.Qb1.

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