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Mikhail Tal vs Efim Geller
46th USSR Championship (1978), Tbilisi URS, rd 6, Dec-??
Queen's Gambit Declined: Anti-Tartakower Variation (D55)  ·  1/2-1/2



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  offramp: Superb tactical bash from two masters.
Dec-12-06  sitzkrieg: What happens after 17.Bxe4 pxe4 18.Nd2
Dec-12-06  Dres1: maybe black can get a stron K side attack
Dec-12-06  sitzkrieg: thanks, i thought the same but i cant see a clear continuation and it looks like white wins a pawn.

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