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Ljubomir Ljubojevic vs Anatoly Karpov
EUR-chT (Men) 6th (1977), Moscow URS, rd 2, Apr-??
English Opening: Agincourt Defense. Catalan Defense (A14)  ·  0-1



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Oct-06-09  goldenbear: If I understood it correctly, 29.h4!! begins a deep and almost miraculous five-move combination which wins a pawn. (34.Rd1 Rd5 or 34.Kf1 Nf4, and therefore I conclude g6 really was necessary).
Oct-06-09  goldenbear: I think Black's 29th move would make a heck of a Sunday puzzle Chessgames(that is, if I'm not missing some better defence for White).
Oct-06-09  Billy Ray Valentine: <goldenbear> thanks for posting. Are you a UC Berkeley grad?
Oct-06-09  goldenbear: No, I'm a golfer. When I played junior golf (I still play competitive golf), my friends called me Golden Bear because I looked like Jack Nicklaus and had a similar golfing style.
Oct-06-09  Billy Ray Valentine: Another game with Karpov using the isolated d-pawn effectively...

<goldenbear: No, I'm a golfer.>

cool. I sometimes end up in Upper Arlington, Ohio--where the Golden Bear went to high school...

Mar-19-12  LoveThatJoker: Guess-the-Move Final Score:

Ljubojevic vs Karpov, 1977.
Your score: 104 (par = 90)


Aug-30-15  fallen angel: why not 37...rd5?
Aug-30-15  cunctatorg: Wut? 37... Rd5 or 37. Rxd5? Well, 37. Rxd5 Nxd5 and I think that Black has the advantage because the White's King position is compromised ... but I ain't sure... Anyways Black could play g6-g5, Nd5-f4 and there is a serious threat upon the White's King...

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