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Jonathan Rowson vs Ivan Sokolov
2nd Milk Tournament (2003), Selfoss ISL, rd 3, Oct-31
Italian Game: Classical Variation. Greco Gambit (C53)  ·  0-1
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Dec-22-03
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  patzer2: Soklov wins a wild tactical game as Black with four minor pieces against White's queen and two knights. Black's mate in three after White's 39. Kf3 is a nice tactical shot.
Dec-22-03
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  patzer2: Black's precise and accurate play following his Queen sacrifice at move 16 is fascinating, chock full of tactical threats against the exposed White King and Queen. White has a slight "material advantage," but can make nothing of it against the harrassment of Black's active minor pieces.
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