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Vassily Ivanchuk vs Zoltan Almasi
49th Capablanca Memorial (2014), Havana CUB, rd 3, May-10
Scotch Game: Mieses Variation (C45)  ·  0-1
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May-10-14  Bruce Graham: A relentless attacking game. Good stuff!
May-10-14  torrefan: It was not an attack. Just some harmless, little threats after an unsound sacrifice.
May-10-14  latvalatvian: Ivanchuk played flawlessly. It was the fairies that made him lose.
May-11-14  1d410: I disagree. Sacrificing to put the king in an awkward positio is no good if you don't yet have the attacking potential to make something out of it.
May-13-14  latvalatvian: You can be up a queen and lose because of the fairies.
May-17-14  Vincenze: Oh dear. Not a Tal game at all, really. Vassily is a fickle creature capable of both immense calculation and clumsy club chess. He was able to take Almasi but perhaps he could toy with him.
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