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Vasyl Ivanchuk vs Jan Timman
Novgorod (1995), Novgorod RUS, rd 7, Jun-03
Spanish Game: Open. St. Petersburg Variation (C82)  ·  1/2-1/2



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  tpstar: Now why does the Opening Explorer stop at Move 20?! ;>D

the_fly-tpstar (GameKnot 8/16/05) [Fritz 7]: 13. Nfd4 Bxd4 14. cxd4 a5 15. Be3 a4 16. Nc1 a3 17. b3 f6 18. Nd3 fe 19. Nxe5 Nxe5 20. Bxe4 dxe4 21. dxe5 [last book move lol] Rf5 22. Qd4 [22. Qxd8+ Rxd8 23. Rac1 Rxe5 24. Rxc7 Red5 =] Qxd4 23. Bxd4 c5 [23 ... Rd8!? 24. Bc3 Rd3 ] 24. Bxc5 Rxe5 25. Rac1 Rd5 26. Rfd1 Rd3 27. Kf1 Rad8 28. Ke1 Kf7 29. Be3 R8d5 [29 ... Bh5 30. Rxd3 Rxd3 31. Bd2 =] 30. Rd2 Bf5 31. h3 h5 32. Rdc2 g6 33. Rc7+ Rd7 34. Rxd7+ Rxd7 35. Bc5 Rc7 [35 ... g5 36. Bxa3 Ra7 37. Rc5 =] 36. Bxa3 Rxc1+ [36 ... Ra7!? 37. Bc5 Rxa2 =] 37. Bxc1 Ke6 38. a4 ba 39. ba Kd5 40. a5 Bc8 41. Ke2 Ke5 42. h4 Ba6+ 43. Ke3 Bc8 44. Bb2+ Kd5 45. Kf4 Bf5 46. a6 1/2-1/2.

Nov-08-05  chesscrazy: <tpstar> I think it is because after move 20 it may not be considered an opening anymore.

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