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Zhao Xue vs Tania Sachdev
"China Girl" (game of the day Jan-21-2012)
FIDE Women's World Team Championship (2011), Mardin TUR, rd 9, Dec-27
Catalan Opening: Open Defense (E04)  ·  1-0


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  Penguincw: Thanks Xue!

(from a few weeks ago)

WWCT Rd 9: CHINA vs INDIA : CHINA [cash in ticket] 1000 YOU WIN! COLLECT 1525 1:2 1.53 1,525 Dec-27-11

Jan-21-12  Oceanlake: "Ah, so," black said remembering a Charlie Chan movie.

Or maybe she sad something else.

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  LoveThatJoker: That was truly a great game! Lovely mixture of ambition, tactical consideration, consolidation, defense and technique from Zhao Xue.


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  erniecohen: After 53.♖e6?, Black missed an surprising draw with 53...f3 54. ♕xf3 ♕b7+ 55. ♔g6 ♕b1+ 56. ♔h5 ♕g1 57. ♖g6 ♕h2+ 58. ♔g4 ♕g1+ 59. ♕g3 ♕d1+ 50. ♕f3 ♕g1+ etc.
Jan-21-12  thegoldenband: Fun game. Can't say I'm too smitten with the pun, though. Wait another 15 months, and it'd be the 20th anniversary of the David Bowie single, but...
Jan-21-12  Rook e2: I don't like this game that much.. Xue wants to trade off Queens to often
Jan-21-12  Memethecat: <rook> ain't it a standard tactic when ahead on material?
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  gofer: <40 ... Qg3> looks likes black's best chance to trade queens and make his three connected passed pawns do the job...
Jan-21-12  Paralog: What's the continuation after 50. Ke7?
Jan-21-12  thendcomes: Crazy game!
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  dzechiel: 61...Qg2 <oops>. White finishes the game with 62 Rxh6+ gxh6 63 Qxh6#.
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  kevin86: A pet peeve:people resigning out of turn...
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  Eggman: <<A pet peeve:people resigning out of turn...>>


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