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Vasily Smyslov vs Laszlo Szabo
Buenos Aires (1970), Buenos Aires ARG, rd 8, Jul-30
English Opening: Great Snake Variation (A10)  ·  1-0

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Jul-27-07  Jesspatrick: If black goes pawn hunting with 9...Bxc3 10.bxc3 Qxc3 11.Bc4 Qxc4 12.Rc1 Qxa2, the three pawn lead in material vanishes quickly with 13.Qd4 f6 14.Rxc3!

May-07-17  ozmikey: 31...Re8 (31...Kd6 32. Rxe7) 32. Bxd5! is the finish...nice use of multiple pins.

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