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Boris Spassky vs Ratmir Kholmov
Rostov (1960)
Russian Game: Modern Attack. Center Attack (C43)  ·  1-0

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Jul-14-08
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  ToTheDeath: I guess no one told Spassky the Petroff is drawish.
Jul-15-08  brankat: Nice "Zugwang" in the final position.
Feb-18-17
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  tpstar: 1) 39 ... Kb8? 40. Rd8#

2) The Nb2 has no safe moves.

3) 39 ... a4/Rf2/Re2 40. Rh4 threatening 41. Rh8#, then any Black Rook retreat to the back rank loses the Nb2.

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