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Mikhail Chigorin vs Adolf Albin
Nuremberg (1896), Nuremberg GER, rd 13, Aug-03
Queen's Gambit Declined: Albin Countergambit. Fianchetto Variation Bf5 Liner (D09)  ·  1-0

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Feb-10-04  Whitehat1963: Patient, gradual domination.
Sep-27-04  d4Nf6Bg5: hey chessgames, there seems to be another game in the database just like this by the same two players. It just isn't as long
Sep-27-04
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Sep-22-08
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  GrahamClayton: Apparently this is the only game as White by Chigorin where he played 1.d4.

Source: Irving Chernev, "Wonders and Curiosities of Chess", Dover Publications, 1974

Jun-07-09  WhiteRook48: so this didn't quite work out
Jun-18-09  Travis Bickle: Talk about controlling space, black needed a shoehorn to move LOL.
Oct-21-10
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  GrahamClayton: Some sarcastic comments by Tarrasch in the tournament book about Albin's play:

7...♘h6 - "The Knight rests safely here for the next 30 moves"

62...♖esigns - "Now that Black has missed the right moment to resign, he might as well have waited for mate."

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