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Stefan Kristjansson vs Viktor Korchnoi
Hrokurinn (2003), Reykjavic ISL, rd 3, Feb-20
Scotch Game: Mieses Variation (C45)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Apr-01-03  refutor: any reason why the scotch isn't played more at the highest levels? kristjansson scored 0.5/2 with it at this tournament (draw with korchnoi, loss to shirov S Kristjansson vs Shirov, 2003) but i think a 2380 rated IM would be happy with that score v. korchnoi and shirov and i don't think the 0.5/2 was because of the opening...any ideas?
Apr-01-03  ughaibu: I dont see what white's planning with the Scotch, it seems to me to lose time and reduce the tension so black gets an easy game.
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