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ROOK MIDDLEGAME SKEWER: EXPLOITING QUEEN IN FRON
Compiled by notyetagm
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A <SKEWER> of an enemy queen in front of an enemy rook on an open file where your own rook has access to the file, with the support of a minor piece typically (Short vs Karpov, 1992) or the other major pieces on occasion (Vitiugov vs Ivanchuk, 2012).

TODO Find the Beware: Blunder! example from Hasting 2011-2012!

Short vs Karpov, 1992 
(C86) Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack, 28 moves, 1-0

Vitiugov vs Ivanchuk, 2012 
(E21) Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights, 31 moves, 1-0

Grischuk vs Ponomariov, 2013 
(C46) Three Knights, 16 moves, 1-0

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