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Sebastian Siebrecht vs Falko Bindrich
Bundesliga (2012/13), Muelheim GER, rd 2, Oct-21
English Opening: King's English. Four Knights Variation Korchnoi Line (A28)  ·  1-0


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  whiteshark: :(
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  whiteshark: <6...h6> as TN to P Ponkratov vs I Khmelniker, 2010
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  whiteshark: Alternatively to <6.e3>:

6.d3 exd3 7.Qxd3 Ne5 8.Qc2 d6 9.Nge4 Nxe4 10.Nd5 Qd8 11.Qxe4 c6 12.Ne3 Be7 13.Bd2 0-0 14.g3 f5 15.Qc2 f4 16.gxf4 Rxf4 17.Bg2 Bf8 18.h4 Rxh4 19.0-0-0 g6 20.Bc3 Rxh1

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in Kortschnoj,V (2615)-Hertneck,G (2605)/Garmisch Partenkirchen 1994/CBM 043 ext/0-1 (49)

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  whiteshark: Alternatively to <7...g5>:

7...b6 8.Nf4 Bb7 9.Nfd5 Nxd5 10.cxd5 Nb8 11.Qc2 Qe5 12.Bc4 f5 13.b4 Bd6 14.Bb2 0-0 15.Nb5 Qe8 16.Nxd6 cxd6 17.b5 Qf7 18.Qb3 Rc8 19.0-0 Rc5 20.Rac1 a6 21.Bd4 axb5 22.Bxc5

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in Johansen,D (2458)-Lin,Z (2066)/Tuggeranong 2007/CBM 116 ext/1-0 (32)

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  whiteshark: Finally <8.Qc2> is the TN according to the Fritz opening database.

8.f3 exf3 9.gxf3 Nd4 10.Nf2 Nf5 11.b3 Bg7 12.Bb2 c6 13.Bd3 Nh4 14.Qe2 d6 15.0-0-0 Bd7 16.Rhg1 0-0-0 17.f4 Ne8 18.Qh5 Nf6 19.Qe2 Ne8 20.Qh5 Nf6 1/2-1/2

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as in McNab,C (2445)-Stohl,I (2600)/Koszalin 1999/CBM 073

Oct-21-12  Shams: Bindrich appears to have been disqualified for cheating.

Translation of the chessbase article <whiteshark> linked to:

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  whiteshark: There is expectedly a hell of controversial discussion in several German chess fora.

But here are two official statements, one from the arbiter of the match and one of the Katernberg team captain:

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  whiteshark: The long, compelling read:
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  whiteshark: The incident even made it into the NYT:
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