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Joel Lautier vs Boris Gulko
Credit Suisse Masters (1995), Horgen SUI, rd 9, Oct-30
Rat Defense: English Rat (A41)  ·  1/2-1/2



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Nov-18-20  Straclonoor: Amazing game!
After 31 moves

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Lautier played <32.Bd3?>, 32.f4 goes to real advantage

Analysis by Stockfish 051020:
1. +- (4.24): 32.f4 Qf5+ 33.Bd3 Rxg2 34.Rxg2 Ne4 35.Qe2 f6 36.fxg5+ fxg5 37.Rh2+ Kg7 38.Qh5 Qg6 39.Qg4 Qf6 40.a3 Nc5 41.Rh5 Kf7 42.Bc2 Qf1+ 43.Ka2 Re4 44.Rh7+ Kg8 45.Qh5 Qxc4+ 46.Ka1 Qf1+ 47.Bd1 Qxd1+ 48.Qxd1 Kxh7 49.Qh5+ Kg7 50.Qxg5+ Kf7 51.b4 Nd7 52.Qd8 Nf6 53.Qxc7+ Re7 54.Qxd6 Rxe3 55.Qc7+ Kg6 56.Qc2+ Kf7 57.d6 Re1+ 58.Kb2 Ke6 59.Qc8+ Kxd6 60.Qb8+ Ke6 61.Qxb7 Re2+ 62.Kc1 Re1+ 63.Kc2 Re2+ 64.Kd3 Ra2 65.Qxa7 Nd5 66.Kc4 Nxb4 67.Kxb4 Ra1 68.Qd4 Re1 69.a4 Re5 70.a5 Kf5 71.Qd6 Ke4 72.Kc4

Later, after <46.Rg2>

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Black missed clear win!

Analysis by Stockfish 051020:
1. -+ (-5.77): 46...g3 47.Rxg3 Rxf2 48.Qd1 Rh2 49.Bf3 Ke7 50.Ka2 Qf6 51.Qd4 a4 52.Qe4 Rh4 53.Rg4 Rxg4 54.Bxg4 Qh4 55.Bf3 Qxe4 56.Bxe4 Nxc4 57.Bc2 Nxe3 58.Bxa4 Nxd5 59.Bc6 Ne3 60.b4 d5 61.Bb5 Kd6 62.Kb3 Nf5 63.Kc3 c5 64.Be8 f6 65.a4 cxb4+ 66.Kxb4 Nd4 67.Kc3 Ke5 68.Kd3 f5 69.Ke3 Ne6 70.Bc6 Kd6 71.Bb5 Nc7 72.Be2 Ke5 73.Bh5 Ne6 74.Be8 Nd4 75.Bd7 f4+ 76.Kf2 Ke4 77.Be8 Ne6 78.Bc6 Kd4 79.Kf3 Ke5

2. -+ (-3.70): 46...Rxg2 47.Qxg2 Qc2 48.Qf1 Kg7 49.Ka2 f5 50.Ka1 Kf6 51.Ka2 Qd2 52.Kb1 g3 53.fxg3 Qxe3 54.Bd1 Qxg3 55.Qh1 Ng6 56.Qh7 Qe1 57.Kc2 Qe7 58.Qg8 Kg5 59.b3 Qe4+ 60.Kd2 Qd4+ 61.Kc1 Qa1+ 62.Kd2 Qf6 63.Kc2 f4 64.Qh7 f3 65.Bxf3 Qf5+ 66.Kb2 Qxf3 67.Qxc7 Qe2+ 68.Kb1 Qd1+ 69.Kb2 a4 70.Qxb6 Qd2+ 71.Kb1 Ne5 72.Qg1+ Kf5 73.Qc1 Qd3+ 74.Qc2 axb3 75.Qxd3+ Nxd3 76.a4 Ke5 77.a5 Nc5 78.Kb2 Kd4 79.a6 Nxa6 80.Kxb3 Kd3 81.Kb2 Kxc4 82.Kc2 Nc5 83.Kb2 Kd4 84.Kc2 Kxd5

So, <46...Rxg2> not bad move, futher way was wrong.

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