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Alexander Smirnov vs Valentin Shepelev
RUS-Cup sf 02 (2005), Tula, rd 7, Feb-19
Ware Opening: Meadow Hay Trap (A00)  ·  1-0
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Jul-20-08  satch boogie: Black really played horribly in this game, even with a rook ahead. 16...Ne3 was terrible, 16...Qxe4 should have been obvious.
Sep-22-08  Cactus: I suspect Smirnov wasn't trying here, seeing as he's a Master level player.
Dec-06-08  TheaN: 16....Qxe4 0-1? 2.Ra3 is no exchange sacrifice, it is a King sacrifice: meaning that playing this is what beginners do.
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