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Viktor Korchnoi vs Genrikh Kasparian
URS-ch sf (1950), Tula
Caro-Kann Defense: General (B10)  ·  0-1

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Jun-14-05  Autoreparaturwerkbau: I hardly believe this was played by The Korchnoi...
Jun-14-05  aw1988: Korchnoi played this when he was 19.
Jun-14-05
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  TheAlchemist: Even then, he was already "Terrible"
Jun-17-05  Autoreparaturwerkbau: <Korchnoi played this when he was 19.> I hope this wasn't ment as an alibi - chessplayers were even 50 years ago fully developed at that age.

<TheAlchemist> correctly put this game i found in his collection of the worst games ever.

Jun-17-05  50 Quatloos Newcomer: Pretty sloppy--wasn't he already playing in the annual USSR championship at this point?
Dec-10-05  Jim Bartle: Since it ended one move short of the time control, Korchnoi was likely trying to reach the control any way he could. Just a guess.
Apr-19-06  AlexandraThess: Great defence by Kasparian.He's given a nice lesson to the young Korchnoi.

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