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Vitaly Sergeevich Sherbakov vs Boris Spassky
USSR Championship (1955), Moscow URS, rd 4, Feb-15
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Opocensky Variation Traditional Line (B92)  ·  0-1

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Jan-30-04  lordhazol: 29-Kxf2 Bc5+ 30 Kg3...than is there any serious threat?
Jun-21-11  r00ksac: I just noticed the same thing. Of course Bd6+ seems plausible but not winning by force.
Apr-01-15  A.T PhoneHome: 33...Rxh2# is looming and none of White's pieces can have a say on the matter!
Nov-17-16
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  Mateo: From move 25 until the end, perfect tactical play from the young Spassky. He was only 18 years old.
Nov-17-16  ewan14: and qualified for the interzonal , and
Candidates

However for various reasons not to qualify for his next interzonal until 1964 !

May-14-17  edubueno: Vitaly busca ganar el caballo en d5 y por eso evita la variante de tablas 29 Rxf2 - Ac5+; 30 Rg3 - Ad6+ =
Jun-04-18  Marmot PFL: 23 Na3 ^ Nxb5 ±

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