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Viktor Korchnoi vs Victor Ciocaltea
Chess Olympiad Final-A (1972), Skopje MKD, rd 15, Oct-12
King's Indian Defense: Fianchetto. Simagin Variation (E62)  ·  1-0

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Apr-12-14
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  wordfunph: "Ciocaltea, whom I played, complained after the game that I had been thumping the clock terribly hard. I don't recall anything of this, I certainly didn't do it intentionally. I was very nervous, in a superior position for some reason went in for complications, and nearly lost. However Ciocaltea overlooked a tactical stroke, and his position collapsed."

- Viktor Korchnoi

Source: Chess is My Life - Autobiography and Games by Viktor Korchnoi

Jan-20-17  GrahamClayton: Position after 17. bxc4:


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Black's rooks look imposing on the b-file, but it is all an illusion. The White knights and bishops cover all of the possible entry squares along the b-file.

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