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Nigel Short vs Boris Gelfand
Interpolis 14th (1990), Tilburg NED, rd 3, Sep-09
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Amsterdam Variation (B93)  ·  0-1

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Feb-16-06  Nikita Smirnov: Najdorf!!!
Feb-11-09  Xeroxx: <Najdorf!!!>
I agree.
Sep-21-11
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"I was very pleased when Yuri Razuvaev, the author of one of my favourite books Akiba Rubinstein, told me that this ending reminded him of the games of the great Akiba."

- GM Boris Gelfand

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