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Alexander Konstantinopolsky vs Vasily Smyslov
USSR Championship (1945)  ·  Semi-Slav Defense: Quiet Variation (D30)  ·  1-0
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Sep-06-09  King.Arthur.Brazil: I don't know much, but the fianchetto on Semi-slav Defense leave black squares very weak. After advance so much P in KS (king side), B made c5? which lose a P and attack. Instead of 16...g4, I'd play 16...f4.17 Bd2, then 17...g4! with attack! Also 19...g3? is unjustified. Lose 2 P. After changing everything the final is easy to win. Seems that Smyslov didn't accept this lose and suffered till the last move.
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