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Ulf Andersson vs Ian Rogers
Chess Olympiad (1980), Valletta MLT, rd 10, Nov-30
Sicilian Defense: Accelerated Dragon. Maroczy Bind Breyer Variation (B39)  ·  1-0
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Dec-03-05  Timothy Glenn Forney: 38. Rxg7! exchange sac. 40. Qxg7!! Queen sac.Brilliant finish.Rxg7 Rd8+ Rg8 forced Rxg8 mate.
Jan-06-06  Timothy Glenn Forney: I left out 40.Qxg7+ the check is very important here,because white could play 40.Rxg7?.
Sep-21-16  optimal play: I agree Tim, a superb finish from Andersson which begins with 36.Rdd7!

I think Rogers' problems began all the way back at 12...f5?

This game is from the 24th Chess Olympiad held in La Valletta (Malta) 1980, played on 30th November, 10th round, board 1, between Sweden (white) and Australia (black).

The round was tied 2:2

Sweden finished 12th and Australia 34th out of 81 teams.

Ian Rogers finished with a score of 5/10 [+4/=3/-3] while Ulf Andersson played in every game without loss for an impressive 10/14 [+6/=8/-0]

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