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Curt Hansen vs Lubomir Ftacnik
"If I'm Curt with you" (game of the day Oct-02-2019)
Groningen (1991), Groningen NED, rd 6, Dec-27
English Opening: Anglo-Indian Defense. Queen's Knight Variation (A16)  ·  1-0

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Jan-14-15  SpiritedReposte: This game is way to good for there to be no kibitzing.

31. Rd7+! pitching the exchange for the initiative is smooth.

Oct-02-19  Jambow: Yes Rd7+ for the bishops and queen onslaught was very nice. Great game deserves more attention.
Oct-02-19  morfishine: Excellent and exciting game! This is what I mean by quality! Thanks <CG>!
Oct-02-19  lentil: I really like 21 Rg2!! The (defensive) point does not become apparent until move 24.
Oct-02-19  Ironmanth: Awesome game! I believe this is the first time I have seen this one; thanks as ever chessgames. Y'all have an incredible Fall day out there in chessland!
Oct-02-19  catlover: What a game! The white bishops rule.
Oct-02-19  ajile: I dunno, kinda looks like a Sicilian Maróczy Bind opening.
Oct-06-19
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  MSteen: A terrific game. Very exciting. Textbook lesson on how to use the bishops.
Oct-07-19
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  whiteshark: <17...Bf6> seems to be better


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<18.Bg5> with attack

<18.Bd4> Ftacnik 18...Bxd4 19.gxf7+ Kxf7 20.Qxd4 Qf4 21.Bxc4 ⩲;

<18.gxh7+> Kxh7 19.Bd4 Bxd4 20.Qxd4 Qf4 ∞ )

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