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Gata Kamsky vs Vassily Ivanchuk
Linares (1991), Linares ESP, rd 4, Feb-27
Spanish Game: Marshall Attack. Main Line (C89)  ·  0-1



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Apr-26-06  sandrea: black has kept white pieces bottled up at the edge of the board the whole game, incredible
Apr-26-06  mang00neg: This game is a perfect example of why I play anti-marshall lopez's.
Oct-19-06  suenteus po 147: Great prophylactic moves in this game by Ivanchuk. Kamsky essentially has to play a knight down the whole game.
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  whiteshark: User: kingscrusher nicely annotated this game on youtube:
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  whiteshark: Position before playing <34...b4! 35.axb4 a3!>

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Note the pawn structure pattern: ♙a3-b3 vs ♙a4-b5. It is similar to Averbakh vs Korchnoi, 1965 ♙g3-h3 vs ♙g5-h4 with good explanations and some more fine examples linked.

Jun-03-18  Saniyat24: Gotta go, but where?
Jan-04-19  Dave12: So that how a well played Marshall looks like.
Dec-23-19  siggemannen: 26. Re5 perhaps?

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