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Daniel Pi's favorite games
Compiled by danielpi
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Pressure on d5
Ivanchuk vs N Delgado Ramirez, 2005 
(B58) Sicilian, 72 moves, 1-0

So clean
Karpov vs Browne, 1983 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 31 moves, 1-0

Young Kramnik beats Kasparov
Kasparov vs Kramnik, 1996 
(D47) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 35 moves, 0-1

Another young Kramnik win over Kaspy
Kramnik vs Kasparov, 1994 
(E93) King's Indian, Petrosian System, 40 moves, 1-0

Kramnik-Kasparov 1-0 Braingames
Kramnik vs Kasparov, 2000 
(D85) Grunfeld, 40 moves, 1-0

Kasparov's Immortal Game
Kasparov vs Topalov, 1999 
(B07) Pirc, 44 moves, 1-0

Kramnik-Kasparov 1-0 Braingames (2)
Kramnik vs Kasparov, 2000 
(E53) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 25 moves, 1-0

Nimzo-Capa
Nimzowitsch vs Capablanca, 1927  
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 46 moves, 0-1

Nigel's best game
Short vs Timman, 1991 
(B04) Alekhine's Defense, Modern, 34 moves, 1-0

AVRO Famous Game
Botvinnik vs Capablanca, 1938 
(E40) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 41 moves, 1-0

Wild and Wooly Spassky
Spassky vs N Rashkovsky, 1973 
(B96) Sicilian, Najdorf, 21 moves, 1-0

Karpov at Linares 1994
Karpov vs Topalov, 1994 
(A32) English, Symmetrical Variation, 39 moves, 1-0

Perfect
Timman vs Karpov, 1979 
(A28) English, 31 moves, 0-1

How to restrain your opponent
Karpov vs Lutikov, 1979 
(B01) Scandinavian, 29 moves, 1-0

Parry, parry, lunge!
Petrosian vs Fischer, 1971 
(D82) Grunfeld, 4.Bf4, 32 moves, 1-0

The most impressive endgame I have ever seen.
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1984 
(D34) Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch, 70 moves, 1-0

Setting up minefields
Karpov vs Lautier, 1992 
(D45) Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, 41 moves, 1-0

Invisible win- a loss for Kuzmin w/o any obvious errors
Karpov vs G Kuzmin, 1973 
(B93) Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4, 38 moves, 1-0

Smyslov the slick
Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1943 
(C82) Ruy Lopez, Open, 50 moves, 1-0

Just beautiful...
Kramnik vs Yusupov, 1995 
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

Another Kramnik gem
Kramnik vs Short, 1995 
(D53) Queen's Gambit Declined, 25 moves, 1-0

Hard to say why Black loses. Maybe 25. BxB?! 35. RxR?!
Karpov vs Petrosian, 1982 
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 42 moves, 1-0

Where did Black go wrong?
Petrosian vs Karpov, 1973 
(E14) Queen's Indian, 65 moves, 1-0

Surely, Tal wasn't better the whole time... study more...
Tal vs A Bannik, 1956 
(C75) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 50 moves, 1-0

Kramnik vs Lputian, 1992 
(D85) Grunfeld, 28 moves, 1-0

Anand vs Topalov, 2010 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 58 moves, 1/2-1/2

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