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Hugo Spangenberg vs Garry Kasparov
Simul (1997) (exhibition), Buenos Aires ARG, rd 2, Sep-02
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation (B91)  ·  1-0



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Apr-07-04  ConLaMismaMano: Why did Kasparov resign here?
Apr-07-04  crafty: 28. ... ♘f6 29. ♕a5 ♕xa5 30. ♖xa5 ♗b7 31. c4   (eval 2.47; depth 15 ply; 500M nodes)
Mar-09-08  Augalv: he beat kramnik, karpov and the kasparov!
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  whiteshark: This game was from a six-board clock simultaneous against the Argentine national team !
Jan-24-13  shakman: Carlsen played black in this opening line B Hagen vs Carlsen, 2007
Aug-17-13  BlackFront: <Hugo Boss>
Nov-22-14  sfm: <ConLaMismaMano: Why did Kasparov resign here? > Good question, it is very early. Having a lost position is totally insufficient reason. Maybe he'd rather concentrate on the other games.
Thanks for waiting 10 years for this comment! :-)
Oct-03-15  Esauwept: Would someone show the check mate in this game? I am perplexed.
Oct-04-15  Sally Simpson: Hi Esauwept,

The answer is in the thread.

There is no clear cut win just an awful position for Black. The White win was inevitable.

Kasparov was playing a clock simultaneous display against 6 Argentinian Grandmasters.

It does appear he quit this game to concentrate on the others. It looks like worked.

He won 3 games, drew two and lost this one.

The day before he played the same six players winning three and drawing three.

Oct-04-15  Esauwept: Thanks as ever.

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