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Jose Raul Capablanca vs Salomon Flohr
Moscow (1936), Moscow URS, rd 11, May-28
Zukertort Opening: Queen Pawn Defense (A06)  ·  1/2-1/2

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May-09-08  Whitehat1963: What's best play from the end of the game, and who has the edge? Or is this a dead draw?
May-09-08  RookFile: Capablanca probably has a microscopic edge, because his b2 bishop is a slightly better piece than black's c7 piece. (There is a potential for black to have a 'bad bishop'). Capablanca must have figured that it's not enough to work with here. I think white would want to play some combination of Re2, Kg2, and Rd2, offering the trade of rooks - and it would be safest for black to decline the rook swap offer.
Nov-05-19
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  maxi: Capa says White came out better from the opening, but that 17.Qg4 just didn't cut it. Correct was, he says, 17.Bc1 h6 18.Ne5, "with a very strong attack".
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