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Ernst Gruenfeld vs Solomon Borisovich Gotthilf
Moscow (1925), Moscow URS, rd 2, Nov-11
Slav Defense: Quiet Variation. Schallopp Defense (D12)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Apr-01-15
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  offramp: Black plays 75...Rf4


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There followed (caution: may induce seasickness)

76. Ra6+ Ke5
77. Ra5+ Kf6
78. Ke3 Rc4
79. Ra6+ Ke5
80. Ra5+ Kf6
81. Kd3 Rf4
82. Ra6+ Ke5
83. Ra5+ Kf6
84. Ra6+ Ke5
85. Ra5+ Kf6
86. Ra6+ Ke5
87. Ra5+ Kf6
88. Ra6+ Ke5
89. Ra5+ Kf6
90. Ra6+ Ke5


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- - but how? Was the game finally drawn by repetition or did one player offer a draw?

Jan-03-17  Howard: Probably the latter---after getting "seasick" with all those useless moves, wouldn't you, too, want to just call it a day ?
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