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Jan-Krzysztof Duda vs David Navara
"Hey, That Was Navara Nice" (game of the day Mar-18-2019)
Prague Chess Festival (Masters) (2019), Prague CZE, rd 4, Mar-09
Semi-Slav Defense: Quiet Variation (D30)  ·  1-0
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Mar-11-19  Andrew Chapman: 34.Rxa4 deserves an exclamation mark, I suspect.
Mar-11-19
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  wood n tempo: Hey, that was Navara nice.
Mar-18-19  johnnyb: Hey, Duda, that was Navara nice!
Mar-18-19
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  offramp: Welcome to the site, <wood n tempo>. I know you'll enjoy it here.
Mar-18-19
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  Chnebelgrind: 34....Bxa4 35.Qc4+
Mar-18-19  Nosnibor: What was the point of 28..d4? Rac8 looks better as Black gets no real compensation for the pawn.
Mar-18-19  PJs Studio: That was a really well played game by both players. Very dynamic. Of course both near or current SuperGM’s... so, no surprise.
Mar-18-19
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  wood n tempo: <offramp> Thanks! (Been lurking for years, but decided to come out of the shadows!)
Mar-18-19
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  thegoodanarchist: Camptown Ladies sing this song:

Duda! Duda!

Mar-18-19  cormier: 33...Qe7??


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Analysis by Houdini 4 d 22 dpa done

1. + / - (0.89): 33...a3 34.Rxc8+ Qxc8 35.b6 a2 36.Qb2 Qe6 37.Nd4 Qxb6 38.Nxb3 Rb8 39.Qxa2 Qxb3 40.Qd2 h6 41.Qd4 Kh7 42.Qe4+ Kg8 43.Qc6 Qb5 44.Qe6+ Kh7 45.Ra7 Qe5 46.Qxe5 fxe5 47.Ra6 Kg8 48.Ra5 e4 49.Ra7 Rb6 50.Re7 Rb4 51.Kh2 Kh7 52.Re6 Kg8 53.Kg3 Kf7

2. + / - (1.02): 33...h6 34.Qd6 Rxc5 35.Qxc5 Qe4 36.Qc3 Qc4 37.Qxc4+ Bxc4 38.Nd4 a3 39.b6 Bd5 40.Nb5 Rb8 41.Rxa3 Rxb6 42.Nd4 Kf7 43.Ra7+ Bb7 44.Kh2 Rb2 45.Kg3 g6 46.f3 f5 47.Kf4 Kf6 48.g4 fxg4 49.hxg4 g5+ 50.Kg3

Mar-18-19  cormier:


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Analysis by Houdini 4 d 24 dpa done

1. + / = (0.28): 31...Rad8 32.Qb2 Qxb5 33.Ne2 a4 34.Nc3 Qg5 35.Qe2 Ra8 36.Nxa4 Qa5 37.Rcb1 Be6 38.Rb5 Qa6 39.Qb2 Bd7 40.Rb4 Kh8 41.Rd4 Bc6 42.Qc2 Rec8 43.Qa2 Bb5 44.Qd5 Bc6 45.Qb3 Re8 46.Qc4 Qb7 47.Rg4 Bd5

2. + / = (0.49): 31...Red8 32.Qc5 Rdc8 33.Qf5 a4 34.Rxc8+ Qxc8 35.Qxc8+ Rxc8 36.Ne2 Kf7 37.Nd4 Rc4 38.Kf1 Rb4 39.Ke2 Bc4+ 40.Kd2 Bxb5 41.Nxb5 Rxb5 42.Rxa4 Rb2+ 43.Ke1 g5 44.Rd4 Ke6 45.Rd2 Rb7 46.Rc2 Ke5 47.Ke2 h5 48.g4 hxg4 49.hxg4 Rb5 50.Kf3 Rb3 51.Rc5+ Kd6

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