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Mikhail Chigorin vs Emmanuel Schiffers
Chigorin - Schiffers Second Match (1878), St. Petersburg RUE, rd 7, May-01
Van't Kruijs Opening: General (A00)  ·  1-0

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Nov-21-10  meppi: by move seven the great master chigorin has created a set up (with 1e3) where he enjoys an advantage (note the c and f pawns) in space and 2 wonderful bishops aimed at blacks castled king.
Nov-30-14  Knight13: Black created a positional weakness with 12... g6 to gain control of the f5 square, and enabled White to play 14. Qc2. However, White could've still played f5 if he really wanted to in response to ... e5 with 13. Bc2, but I don't think it'd be a good idea for White to give up control of e5 like that. So overall, 12... g6 was worth it in my opinion.
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