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Levon Aronian vs Sergei Aslanovich Beshukov
Hastings (2000/01), Hastings ENG, rd 2, Dec-29
Sicilian Defense: Old Sicilian. General (B30)  ·  1-0


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Apr-03-07  notyetagm: One of my favorite <KNIGHT FORK> combinations. Black resigns after 27 ♘f6+! ♔g7 28 ♕x♖f8+! 1-0 since 28 ... ♔x♕f8 29 ♘xh7+ ♔ moves 30 ♘x♕g5 costs him a rook and a pawn.

27 ♘f6+! ♔g7 28 ♕x♖f8+! ♔x♕f8 <deflection from h7, decoy to f8> 29 ♘xh7+ ♔ moves 30 ♘x♕g5

Apr-03-07  notyetagm: <ANATOMY OF A KNIGHT FORK>

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Apr-03-07  ahmadov: <notyetagm> A nice position. This can be a good Tuesday puzzle...
Dec-26-09  notyetagm: A *great* <KNIGHT FORK> combination by Aronian.
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  ChessCoachClark: This game was included in LEARN CHESS TACTICS by John Nunn, Chapter 1, Fork.
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