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Mikhail Botvinnik vs Vasily Smyslov
Botvinnik - Smyslov World Championship Match (1957), Moscow URS, rd 7, Mar-21
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal. Bronstein (Byrne) Variation (E45)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Mar-20-08  Knight13: White should've went like Nc5 or something.
Mar-08-12  talisman: 1.c4! "why the exclamation point? Well if the world champion chooses it for the 4th time in a row then it probably deserves an exclamation point." - Salo Flohr.
May-08-16  zydeco: Smyslov played better in this game and maybe should have tried for a win from the final position.

White could have played Nc5 anytime from move 16 to 18, which looks better than the game continuation.

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