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Boris Gelfand vs Yuri S Balashov
URS-ch FL55 (1987), Sverdlovsk URS, Nov-??
Queen's Gambit Accepted: Smyslov Variation (D25)  ·  1-0

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Oct-19-04  patzer2: Gelfand's 26. Bxg7! initiates a "pinning" combination to win a pawn for a clear advantage after 32...bxc4 33. Rxc4!

However, after Black's 32...e6? 33. e4! (33...Rxa2? 34. b4! ) Gelfand has a "discovered attack" that wins the exchange for a decisive advantage.

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