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Wesley So vs Sergey Karjakin
Altibox Norway (2018), Stavanger, rd 1, May-28
Queen Pawn Game: Symmetrical Variation (D02)  ·  1/2-1/2
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May-29-18
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  tpstar: 58. a8=R was a cheeky finish.

An evenly played game.

May-29-18
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  Kapmigs: Good game with black by Karjakin
May-31-18
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  Penguincw: This was the only drawn game in Round 1 that reached time controls.

And nice to see they played to the bitter end.

May-31-18  ClockPunchingMonkey: I guess if he had played 58. a8=N the game would have ended before black could capture.
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