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Tigran V Petrosian vs Alexander Kazimirovich Tolush
Training Tournament (1953), Gagra (Georgia), rd 3, May-??
Benoni Defense: Knight's Tour Variation (A61)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Dec-19-17
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No pieces off the board yet. Petrosian has manoeuvred into a good-looking position, but he now plays 30. Rg1 and Tolush leaps at his chance!
30...Rxe4!
This exchange sacrifice gets rid of White's centre. Petrosian did well to draw this.

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