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Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian vs Mark Taimanov
Leningrad (1959), It
King's Indian Defense: Normal. King's Knight Variation (E60)  ·  1-0

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Feb-19-05  ThunderStorm: 43. Qa7?? , Taimanov already gived up the game at that move!
Feb-19-05  euripides: It's a stalemate trap (43 Qxa7 ??=)
Feb-28-11  Rick360: I'd love to say that I saw Petrosian's 30th move coming, but it came as a surprise. Impressive game from Iron Tigran.
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