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Zigfrids Solmanis vs Mikhail Tal
LAT-ch sf (1953), Riga URS
Semi-Slav Defense: Romih Variation (D46)  ·  1-0

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Dec-15-05  Autoreparaturwerkbau: 30.Rxd7! must have been huge surprise for Tal as he allowed it.
Nov-02-13  tjipa: I remember Solmanis as a stocky bald headed old man in some chess events around 1980. And I have seen games, annotated by him, in the prewar Latvian magazine Atputa of the late 1930s. A long and fruitful chess life indeed! And if you happen to beat the young man Tal along the way, it is a nice extra!

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