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Alexander Kotov vs Laszlo Szabo
Budapest Candidates (1950), Budapest HUN, rd 6, Apr-20
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Classical. Noa Variation Botvinnik Variation (E36)  ·  1-0

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Apr-23-12
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  zydeco: Seems like this should be a draw. Black gets his rook completely out of play on h5. I guess after 57...Kc6, 58.e5 wins, so black gives up a pawn.
May-31-13
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  zydeco: In general, Szabo plays like a madman. 7....e5 is very provocative. 12....c6 ruins black's pawn structure. 30....Rh5 maroons the rook and then 54....Nh6 pulls the knight out of play. I'm a bit perplexed why Szabo didn't take a free pawn with 37....Rxh3 38.Kg4 Rd3.

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