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Akiba Rubinstein vs Richard Reti
Berlin (1928), Berlin GER, rd 8, Oct-20
Queen's Gambit Declined: Cambridge Springs Variation (D52)  ·  1-0



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Jun-18-04  Swindler: This is a great game! Réti gets an attack going early, full of traps. Black doesn't take the repetion at move 18 and insteads keeps attacking. White fends off successfully and gets into a superior endgame. 29.Rxc3 is especially nice, if 29....Rxh2 then 30.Rd3 and the e5-pawn is unstoppable. Good play by both sides.
Jul-24-07  Karpova: 12.Nc3! (12.a3? Nxg5 13.Nxg5 Be7)

According to Kmoch 21...Be2 was the move which made Reti think he could win. 22.Rhd1! was a painful surprise for sure.

The endgame is (typically for Rubinstein) very instructive.

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