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Veselin Topalov vs Daniel Hugo Campora
Olympiad (1994), Moscow RUS, rd 10, Dec-11
Philidor Defense: Hanham. Delmar Variation (C41)  ·  0-1
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Jun-30-06  apawnandafool: for me, this game has interesting transitional endgame strategies starting at 20. but isn't it weird how 27.Rac1 breaks the pin, and allows the loss of a pawn...asks better player, was 27.Rac1 a mistake?
Jun-30-06  rotgut: I think the knight on a4 is threatened, and Rac1 is the only way I can see to save it. I.e. b5 and the knight is toast.
Jun-30-06  apawnandafool: yes, of course. but i kind of wanted a better player to answer the question.

(just a joke)

thanks, <rotgut>!

Jun-30-06  Confuse: wow.. this guy has a + record vs topalov =P impressive game
Jul-10-09
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  Fusilli: <confuse> He was Argentine champion (I think more than once) and was a strong GM. At 50+ he continues to be in the 2500s. In the 1994 olympiad (where this game is from) he won gold medal for best performance on board 1. See <albertan>'s post on Campora's page.
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