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Viswanathan Anand vs Vassily Ivanchuk
Dos Hermanas (1996), Dos Hermanas ESP, rd 4, May-25
Spanish Game: Closed Variations. Flohr System (C92)  ·  1-0

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Mar-05-07  csmath: Just heads up for another brilliant Anand's attack, surprisingly so without any kibitzing.
Mar-06-07  yalie: thanks for bringing this game to my attention csmath .. 35.nf5 is beautiful
Mar-10-07  dramas79: fantastic. If 45.. Qd6+, then 46.g3+ winning.
Apr-28-07  anandrulez: cool game from vishy here
Oct-05-07  dabearsrock1010: this is one of my favorite games the lack of attention is surprising, it should be a game of the day.
Oct-05-07  dabearsrock1010: so many great moves...even the subtle 30. c4 to prevent queen trade...oh i love it so much
Jun-16-11  sevenseaman: 28. Nhf5, and no comments on it. How does one unscramble the import of such a move? The sac points to a breakout on d6 is one.

Looks impossible to even comprehend such brilliance, let alone conceive.

Aug-17-14  Rascal Nikov: Great game ! it should be added into any collection of Anand's games.
Sep-14-20
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  fiercebadger: ..h5 creates a weakness on the dark squares,subtly exploited by occupation and then tactics

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