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Viswanathan Anand vs Vladimir Kramnik
Zurich Chess Challenge (Blitz) (2015) (blitz), Zurich SUI, rd 2, Feb-13
Reti Opening: Advance Variation (A09)  ·  1-0
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Monday puzzle? Most probably not easy enough. Nice anyway.

Feb-13-15
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  Check It Out: That's a clever back rank tactic. I'm surprised Kramnik fell in to it.
Feb-13-15
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  Check It Out: I think the key to the resignation is that after 31...Qe1+ 32.Kg2 Ne3+ 33.Kh3 the white knight protects both the f1 and h1 checking squares.
Feb-13-15
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  beenthere240: I like Qc8. Qc6 is also possible.
Feb-14-15  aliasniamor: On 31.Qc6 It seems to me 31... Rf8 (and maybe others rook moves) could allow black to survive a little longer. But I didn't check it that well though.
Feb-16-15  vsiva1: 31. b8 and c8 are same?
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