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Vladimir Kramnik vs Garry Kasparov
Kosmos Hotel (5-minute/player) blitz (1998), Moscow RUS, rd 17, Nov-28
Semi-Slav Defense: General (D43)  ·  1-0


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  Poisonpawns: Nice game by Kramnik but anyone know the circumstances around this game?Was it blitz or classical time control?Crushing game by Kramnik,he practically forces Kasparov to give his queen up after 27.Rb1.Then Kramnik gives the queen back!
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  aw1988: This was game five.
Oct-29-05  SnoopDogg: This was a 5 minute game (Kosmos).
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  BlueMooner: Five minutes... Five!? Just five minutes to gain an opening advantage; play a flawless middlegame & then crush one of the greatest players ever in the endgame. Five minutes... Five?!?
Oct-08-08  notyetagm: <BlueMooner: Five minutes... Five!? Just five minutes to gain an opening advantage; play a flawless middlegame & then crush one of the greatest players ever in the endgame. Five minutes... Five?!?>

Wow, a *tremendous* game by Kramnik.

Oct-08-08  wanabe2000: <BlueMooner> Good music is always good. As well as Good Chess is good forever.
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