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Aron Nimzowitsch vs David Przepiorka
Barmen Meisterturnier B (1905), Barmen GER, rd 1, Aug-14
Sicilian Defense: Alapin Variation. General (B22)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Dec-22-08
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  whiteshark: I wonder why Nimzowitsch did not play <24.Nxe7>, for winning the exchange, here?


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Jul-04-10
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  Phony Benoni: <whiteshark> Good question. Whenever I see two strong players do something this inexplicable, I usually suspect a typo. Let's go back to the position after <19.Nc4>:


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Now <19...Re7> strikes me as not much of a move, and sets up the problems later. What happens if Black plays 19...Be7 instead? It looks like a better move anyway, and things are a lot more sensible after that. We end up in this position:


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Round 1 (Monday, August 14)
from Barmen Meisterturnier B 1905 by Phony Benoni

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