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Opening blunders in the French Defense
Compiled by Holmstrom
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Games decided in the opening phase of the French Defense (C00-C19)

7. ...Nf6? 8. Bxb7!
Carlsen vs A Hobber, 2006 
(C10) French, 26 moves, 1-0

Korchnoi gets his birthday present
Kasparov vs Korchnoi, 2001 
(C13) French, 26 moves, 1-0

Never move the same pawn twice in the opening, 10. ...e5?
Tal vs M Strelkov, 1949 
(C10) French, 16 moves, 1-0

A young Morphy strikes with the French before it was "invented"
J McConnell vs Morphy, 1850 
(C02) French, Advance, 14 moves, 0-1

Timman overlooks 19. Ne4!
Nijboer vs Timman, 2006 
(C18) French, Winawer, 19 moves, 1-0

Korchnoi misses pin 14. b4!
J Gallagher vs Korchnoi, 2006 
(C11) French, 14 moves, 1-0

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