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Veselin Topalov vs Evzen Gonsior
Forli (1988)
Queen's Gambit Declined: Charousek (Petrosian) Variation (D55)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Apr-24-04  filipecea: Why this draw within 11 moves??
Jul-02-04  uzeromay: Is there a typo here? Why not 9...hxg5?
Jul-02-04
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  chessgames.com: Clearly a typo. Maybe Black played 5...O-O instead of 5...h6.
Feb-10-06  jamesmaskell: Topalov was 13 years old in this game which probably explains the quick ending...
Apr-17-06  chess champion 8: I don't understand why this was a draw after 11 moves either. It may be possible that this was a typo because I saw nothing wrong with hxg5. It may be possible that black played 0-0. Topalov only being 13 years old in this position probaly explains why the draw came so early.
Apr-17-06
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  TheAlchemist: <Topalov only being 13 years old in this position probaly explains why the draw came so early.>

Why? I'd say the younger you are, the more combative you are. But perhaps it was the other way round for Topalov. Or maybe it was just a last round game that meant nothing for the final standings.

Jan-14-15  WetPussyCat: Why is Bg5 not taken with h6 pawn ?
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