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Viktor Korchnoi vs Leonid Stein
USSR Championship 1961a (1961), Moscow URS, rd 9, Jan-25
English Opening: Anglo-Indian Defense. Queen's Knight Variation (A16)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Apr-26-11  Mozart72: On move 7. Nxd4 Korchnoi finished an interesting English: Symmetrical, Two Knights Variation (A31).
Jun-03-17
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  zydeco: Second-ever game between two greats, and as sharp and pugnacious as you'd expect.

Stein really imbalances things with 19....e5 and defends creatively through the middlegame. Most grandmasters would agree to a draw around move 40. It's really not clear who has the edge after that.

Jan-02-20  cunctatorg: Chess is worth that game!

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