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Magnus Carlsen vs Levon Aronian
Grand Chess Tour Paris Blitz (2016), Paris FRA, rd 4, Jun-11
Spanish Game: Berlin Defense (C65)  ·  1-0


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  thegoodanarchist: If 29...Bxe6, then 30.fxe6 looks devastating to me (30...Qe7 31.Rf7, for example)
Oct-11-17  ZackyMuhammad: 27...b5???
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  keypusher: "He who analyzes blitz is stupid." Black was lost anyway.
Oct-12-17  MadFaqirOfSwat: Not if you analyze them blitz-like too
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  keypusher: <MadFaqirOfSwat: Not if you analyze them blitz-like too>

I suppose you have a point. But it still seems wrong to put three question marks after a blitz move, especially one like 27....b5; how many question marks are you supposed to put on moves where someone hangs his queen or allows a back-rank mate?

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