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Vitaly Chekhover vs Vladimir Andreevich Makogonov
USSR Championship (1934/35)  ·  Queen's Gambit Declined: Tartakower Defense. Exchange Variation (D59)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Sep-02-06  stanleys: Unbelievable creativity by Chekhover!But I believe that Makogonov was in time trouble - he missed many ways to win
Mar-18-09
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  Phony Benoni: Definitely one for the "Never Resign!" crowd.


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The first 46 moves were pretty dull for the non-connoisseur, but then came <47.Rxg6+ Kxg6 48.Bxf5+>. Now 48...Kxf5 49.Qd3+ and White gets an immediate perpetual check along the third rank. Black set his king walking, but Chekhover kept finding resources and eventually salvaged the draw.


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