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Igor Arkadievich Zaitsev vs Pal Benko
Solnak International Tournament (1975)  ·  Benko Gambit: Zaitsev Variation. Nescafe Frappe Attack (A57)  ·  0-1
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Sep-04-10  Hesam7: Kasparov mentions this game in his book "Revolution in the 70s" as a 'historic battle'. Here are his comments:

<after 11 Qe2?! Ra5! (threatening ...Ba6) 12 e5?! (12 Qc2) 12...Ba6 13 exf6 Bxb5 14 fxe7 Bxe7 15 Bxe7 Qxe7 16 Qxe7+ Kxe7 17 Bxb5 Rxb5 Black obtained a favourable endgame (weak d5-pawn!). The sharp 11 e5 (Zaitsev) or the simple 11 Bd3 was better, but, at any event, the popularity of this unusual variation went into decline.>

Aug-03-11  atarw: whats so wrong with the position? after 27.Rxd5 Rxd5 28. Rxd5, white's up a knight.
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  Sastre: The score card is incomplete. The correct one is:

[Event "Szolnok"]
[Site "Szolnok"]
[Date "1975.??.??"]
[Round "13"]
[White "Zaitsev, Igor A"]
[Black "Benko, Pal C"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A57"]
[WhiteElo "2450"]
[BlackElo "2515"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 b5 4. cxb5 a6 5. Nc3 axb5 6. e4 b4 7. Nb5 d6 8. Nf3 Nbd7 9. Bf4 Nh5 10. Bg5 Nhf6 11. Qe2 Ra5 12. e5 Ba6 13. exf6 Bxb5 14. fxe7 Bxe7 15. Bxe7 Qxe7 16. Qxe7+ Kxe7 17. Bxb5 Rxb5 18. O-O Nb6 19. Rfe1+ Kd7 20. a4 bxa3 21. Rxa3 Ra8 22. Rae3 Nxd5 23. Rd3 c4 24. Rd4 Rc8 25. Red1 Rcc5 26. h4 Rxb2 27. Rxd5 Rxd5 28. Rxd5 c3 29. Nd4 Rd2 0-1

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