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Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bonch-Osmolovsky vs Viacheslav Ragozin
URS-ch sf (1951), Lvov (Ukraine), rd 13, Jun-??
Sicilian Defense: Dragon. Classical Variation Battery Variation (B73)  ·  1-0



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Apr-21-05  Runemaster: Gives hope to us all when a GM can fall for a trap like this. If 19...Qxd2, 20.Ne7#
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  wordfunph: deserves three exclams..


Jan-27-13  LastDaysofSaloFlohr: No, it doesn't - 18...Bh8 deserves three ???s. Nd5 is such a standard idea it is unbelievable Ragozin missed it. Maybe he just forgot, but if e.g. 18...Re8 19.Bg7 Kg7 20 Nde2 Rc6 21.f4 is a tad embarrassing. A few decades later we understand these Hedgehog setups a lot better.
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  whiteshark: <19.Nd5!!> is the pick of the Bonch.
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  takchess: Tuesday puzzle 19.

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