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Nigel Short vs David Howell
London Chess Classic (2009), London ENG, rd 2, Dec-09
Russian Game: Classical Attack. Chigorin Variation (C42)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Dec-09-09
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  HeMateMe: was 13. d6 a good move? black could have taken with Queen, but instead voluntarily accepts doubled center pawns. You see it know and then, but it looks suspect.
Dec-09-09
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  HeMateMe: Can White transfer his King to h2, and then activate his Bishop, maybe push his passed pawn?
Dec-09-09  Marmot PFL: <HeMateMe> Black takes with the pawn so the queen guards b7.
Dec-09-09
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  HeMateMe: Ahh...your right, me not looking at the whole board. I thought it was some deep concept, or someting...
Dec-12-09  sezori: LOL @ HeMateMe: Ever since I read this comment I've remembered this position, because of your "suspect" view on the 13. d6 pawn capture, Thank you for being funny ^_^...I will always remember this setup in the Petrov...To top it all, the "Ahh...I thought it was some deep concept or something" made me hit the floor laughing, I enjoy your comments...Keep up the good work!
Dec-19-09  Atking: 16.Ne5 looks interesting 16...dxN 17.QxB e4 18.Bf1~19.Reb1.
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