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Aleksandar Matanovic vs Efim Geller
Zagreb (1955), Zagreb YUG, rd 9, Nov-11
Sicilian Defense: Richter-Rauzer. Classical Variation (B64)  ·  1-0

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Nov-28-15  zydeco: Thrilling win for Matanovic over the Soviet champion.

Geller goes berserk with 17....Ba3?! (did he miss 18.Rb5)?

21.Bxd4 Nxd4 22.bxa3 wins a whole piece. I'd be curious why Matanovic passed up that line.

Nov-28-15  machak: 21. Bxd4 Nxd4 22. bxa3 Nxb5 23. Bxb5 Qb6 24. a4 a6.. so ba3 looks better..

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