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John van der Wiel vs Nigel Short
Biel Interzonal Playoff (1985), Biel SUI, rd 7, Aug-04
Russian Game: Classical Attack. Chigorin Variation Browne Attack (C42)  ·  1-0

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Oct-23-05
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  Chnebelgrind: Funny final move!
Oct-07-06  banjo: fantastic finish by van der wiel
great!
Aug-27-10  sevenseaman: White's last two moves are imaginative. Last one is really tough.
Aug-27-10  Shams: The position before white's final move is one of the 100 puzzles in the test section of Jacob Aagard's "Excelling at Chess Calculation".
Jul-20-14  john barleycorn: Nice monday puzzle after 33...Kc8.
May-05-22
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  Honza Cervenka: 31...f5! 32.Qf3 Kb8 33.Ne5 Qxd4 34.Qxf5 Kb7 gives decisive advantage to black.

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