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Darmen Sadvakasov vs Robert Lee Hess
Foxwoods Open (2009), Mashantucket, CT, rd 8, Apr-12
Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Modern Steinitz Defense (C75)  ·  1-0
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Apr-14-09  dhotts: Why did Black resign? or did he?
Apr-14-09  310metaltrader: I think black is in zugzwang. He has to move and if he moves his bishop anywhere he drops the h pawn or the g pawn. if he moves his king to d4, i think there is a way for white to get opposition. if he moves the gpawn it is lost too.
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  whiteshark: Yes, he did. Position is lost.
Apr-14-09  310metaltrader: yes, black is in zugzwang, if the king moves to d4, then the white king moves to f3 and it is over because if the king moves to d3 the bishop is lost and then the pawn.
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