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Miguel Najdorf vs Mikhail Tal
Leipzig Olympiad qual-2 (1960), Leipzig GDR, rd 7, Oct-23
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Classical. Berlin Variation Pirc Variation (E39)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Sep-14-08  Pivzavod: Why not 12. Bxd4?
Sep-14-08  Aspirador: <Pivza> Quite right, the score is <almost certainly> 11...Bxe4 12.Bd3 with draw agreed.
Sep-26-08  Pivzavod: I actually meant 12. Bxb4.
Sep-27-08  Aspirador: <Pivza> I know what you meant :)
Sep-28-08  Duck McCluck: Instructive game on the theme of "don't go for a mating attack while you're still only half-developed". There was the possibility of a nice thematic mate after 9...Qc7
May-17-14
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  WCC Editing Project: Hmm

Odd game perhaps, but the download from <Rusbase> has the same score:

[Event "14th olm qual. group 2"]
[Site "Leipzig GDR"]
[Date "1960.10.23"]
[Round "7"]
[White "Najdorf, Miguel ARG"]
[Black "Tal, Mikhail URS"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E39"]
[EventDate "1960.10.17"]
[PlyCount "23"]

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.Qc2 c5 5.dxc5 O-O 6.Nf3 Na6 7.e3 Nxc5 8.Bd2 b6 9.Be2 Bb7 10.O-O Nce4 11.Nxe4 Nxe4 12.Bd3 1/2-1/2

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