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Hans-Guenther Kestler vs Boris Spassky
FRG-ch International (1973), Dortmund FRG, rd 6, May-23
Sicilian Defense: Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Variation (B68)  ·  0-1

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Jul-23-04  Papablanca: Spassky threatens
27 ... Qxa2 28 Qxa2 Rxa2 29 Qxa2 Ra8+ 30 Kb2 Ba3+ 31 Ka1\Ka2 33 Bc1# which is quite cool I think.

But can't Kestler survive after Qd5+ Be6 Qd7 Bxb3?

Jul-23-04  Cyphelium: <Papablanca> After 27. Qd5+ Be6 28. Qd2 Bxb3 29. Re1 Bxa2, white doesn't survive.
Nov-27-10  goldenbear: Nobody in the history of chess had Spassky's combinative vision, including Tal.
Jul-04-13  Shams: Friedel - Schill North American Open 2009 reached this position after Black's 13th.

http://www.uschess.org/content/view...

White uncorked 14.Rxd6?? Bxd6 15.Bxf6 Bb4 16.Resigns. Per Schill, a young Nakamura once went down this same road but managed to draw!

Jul-11-16  ToTheDeath: Great finish.
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