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Positional Masterpieces
Compiled by paladin at large
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Striking games showing foresight

One can hardly argue with Capablanca's enormous praise.
Rubinstein vs Schlechter, 1912 
(D41) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 39 moves, 1-0

A deep, bold stroke against a first rate positional player.
Maroczy vs Tartakower, 1922 
(A84) Dutch, 35 moves, 0-1

Bronstein vs Tartakower, 1948 
(B10) Caro-Kann, 43 moves, 1-0

Rubinstein vs Tarrasch, 1928 
(A31) English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation, 37 moves, 1-0

Capablanca gives a beautiful tour through the game's phases.
Nimzowitsch vs Capablanca, 1913 
(C50) Giuoco Piano, 64 moves, 0-1

His majesty rolls up his sleeves.....
Browne vs Smyslov, 1982 
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 32 moves, 0-1

A miniature against a former WC
Kasparov vs Petrosian, 1982  
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 24 moves, 1-0

Grand concept
M Fette vs B Perenyi, 1985 
(B51) Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack, 51 moves, 0-1

Locking out the queen
Bareev vs Piket, 2000 
(A25) English, 40 moves, 1-0

Endgame
Rubinstein vs Salwe, 1908 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 40 moves, 1-0

High Praise from Alekhine
Vidmar vs Yates, 1925 
(E12) Queen's Indian, 60 moves, 1-0

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