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Viktor Kupreichik vs Efim Geller
USSR Championship (1969), Moscow URS, rd 3, Sep-08
Spanish Game: Morphy Defense. Wormald Attack (C77)  ·  0-1

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Jun-06-05  Eopithecus: In Geller's book The Application of Chess Theory on page 17 after Black's 12th move he gives these notes. "Heading for c5, not fearing the loss of the b pawn: 13. axb5 axb5 14. Rxa8 Qxa8 15. Qxb5 Bxe4! 16. Qxd7 Bh4+". However after just 17. g3 Bxf3 18. 0-0 I don't see an attack, but only a spite check by the queen, and Black is down almost a full piece. Am I missing something?
Jun-25-11
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  ketchuplover: Not that I can see.
Jun-25-11  SimonWebbsTiger: the variation given by Geller is all the more curious considering 15...Nc5 looks sound and extremely strong

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