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Paul Keres vs Isaac Boleslavsky
USSR Absolute Championship (1941), Leningrad- Moscow URS, rd 5, Mar-29
French Defense: Winawer. Positional Variation (C19)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Jan-12-12  malbase: There is a problem with this game.
Move 12 by Boleslavsky-
Did he play f6 or f5.
The English edition of the Tournament give f6
or P-B3 but the move is in question.
Jun-06-18  Straclonoor: <malbase: There is a problem with this game. Move 12 by Boleslavsky-
Did he play f6 or f5.>

In Botvinnik's book 'USSR Absolute championship' (1951) 12....f6

By the way. final position won for black.

Analysis by Stockfish 240518 64 POPCNT:

-+ (-5.54): 31...Re1+ 32.Kh2 Rb1 33.Rf4 Qe7 34.Rf6 Kh8 35.Qf4 gxf6 36.Bc1 Qf8 37.exf6 Rxc1 38.f7 Kg7 39.Qxc1 Qxf7 40.Qe3 Qxh5+ 41.Kg1 Qf7 42.Qxa7 Bc6 43.Qd4+ Kh7 44.Qe5 Be8 45.Kf1 Qg6 46.Qc7+ Qg7 47.Qb6 Bf7 48.Qe3 Qg4 49.f3 Qg3 50.Qg1 Qe5 51.Qd4 Qg5 52.Kf2 Qc1 53.Qf6 Qxc2+ 54.Ke3 Qd3+ 55.Kf2 Qg6 56.Qf4 Kg7 57.Qd4+ Qf6 58.Qxf6+ Kxf6

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