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Oscar Chajes vs Ernst Gruenfeld
Karlsbad (1923), Karlsbad CSR, rd 3, May-01
Spanish Game: Closed Variations (C84)  ·  0-1

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Jan-08-05  WMD: A sort of chess purgatory. A 15 1/2 hour game, with 57 moves before the first capture.

The position after White's 101st move is quite nice though.

Apr-06-06  Runemaster: A very sudden end to such a tedious game. One wonders what the players were doing penance for.
Apr-06-06  Granite: This game needed more manuvering and less captures.
Jul-14-13  goldfarbdj: Who on earth suggested this snoozefest for "Guess the Move"??
Jul-14-13
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  perfidious: <goldfarbdj>: Wouldn't have dreamt of suggesting this classic if you paid me to do so.

That contributor's Premium Membership should be revoked-'purgatory', 'tedious' and 'snoozefest' are all apt descriptors indeed. <Sitzfleisch> won the day.

The notability of at least one player is a criterion for submission, as I discovered to my surprise recently when submitting a fine combination played in a game between 2250 players for GTM.

Jul-14-13
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  whiteshark: <goldfarbdj: Who on earth suggested this snoozefest for "Guess the Move"??>

red herring <)))o>< alert

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