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Artur Yusupov vs Magnus Carlsen
XXV Politiken Cup (2003), Copenhagen DEN, rd 7, Jul-20
Gruenfeld Defense: Botvinnik Variation (D95)  ·  1-0


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Jun-20-10  Hesam7: Very strange way of countering the Grunfeld.
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  4tmac: 5.e3 seems slow & it is unusual. But white looks like he gets a solid game. I wonder why few people play this?
Jul-27-15  Novirasputin: The international chess academy uploaded this 2 part video discussing this game to youtube: p1.

We hope to make it into a series with all our famous coaches.

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  whiteshark: Thanks for the links, <Novirasputin>. Artur is such a fine chess instruKtor.
Nov-14-17  clement41: Wow , little known yet nice game
...b6 then cd! standard reaction
Rfd1! deterring ...c5
Ne1! against the manoeuver ...Bf8/d6 with idea f4/Nd3/Ne5
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