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Jan Smeets vs Leinier Dominguez Perez
Corus (2009), Wijk aan Zee NED, rd 6, Jan-23
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Opocensky Variation (B92)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Jan-24-09
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  whiteshark: The first twenty one moves of the Smeets - Dominguez game followed a 2008 game between Stellwagen and L’Ami (Stellwagen vs E L'Ami, 2008) that ended in a draw.

Black’s deviation with <21...exd4> did not alter the evaluation of the position, and on move 23 Jan sent a peace offering, which was accepted.

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Feb-01-09  Salaskan: How is this boring draw one of Smeets' "notable games"?
Feb-06-09
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  whiteshark: <Salaskan: <How is this boring draw one of Smeets' "notable games"?>>

"The lists of notable games are calculated by finding the games which most frequently appear in our users' game collections.> So it's not necessarily related to 'quality'...

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