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Daut Tahiri vs Girolamo Valguarnera
European Club Cup (2015), Skopje MKD, rd 5, Oct-22
Caro-Kann Defense: General (B10)  ·  0-1


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  whiteshark: <21.e6!> would have been a strong continuation:

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Black to move

1) +2.20 (27 ply) 21...c4 22.Ra3 fxe6 23.Nxe6 Qc6 24.Nxf8 Rxf8 25.Bf3 e5 26.Qd2 Qe6 27.Re1 Bc6 28.Ne4 Nf4 29.Bh4 Bxe4 30.Rxe4 Qd6 31.Qc3 Qc7 32.Bf2 Rf7 33.Ra1 Nd5 34.Qd2 c3 35.bxc3 Qxc3 36.Qxc3 Nxc3 37.Rh4 exd4

2) +2.51 (26 ply) 21...fxe6 22.Nxe6 Qd6 23.Nxf8 Rxf8 24.Ne4 Qf4 25.Nxc5 bxc5 26.Rxb7 Ne3 27.Qd2 Bxd4 28.Rxd7 Qg5 29.g4 Qe5 30.Rxd4 Nxf1 31.Bxf1 cxd4 32.Bc4+ Kh7 33.Bxd4 Qf4 34.Qh2+ Qxh2+ 35.Kxh2 Rf4 36.c3 Rxg4 37.Kh3 Rg5 38.Bb6 Kg7 39.Bb5 e5 40.Bxa5

3) +2.72 (26 ply) 21...f6 22.Nf3 Ne5 23.dxe5 Rad8 24.Qe1 Nf4 25.Bb5 fxe5 26.Ne4 Rf5 27.Bh4 c4 28.Rc3 Bd5 29.b3 Qb7 30.Ng3 Rff8 31.bxc4 Bxe6 32.Ne4 Bf5 33.Re3 Ne6 34.Nfg5 Nd4 35.c3 Nxb5 36.cxb5

6.0 minute analysis by Stockfish 9 v010218

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