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Mikhail Tal vs Evgeny Sveshnikov
USSR Championship (1973), Moscow URS, rd 10, Oct-15
Sicilian Defense: French Variation (B40)  ·  1/2-1/2



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  pilobolus: Tal describe this game as win for white in his book "Attack with Mikhail Tal"
May-10-09  zev22407: A flawed masterpiece by Tal.
Sep-21-09  birthtimes: If 13...Ke8 then 14. e5 Bxh1 15. exf6 Bxf6 16. Nd5 Bxd5 17. Rxd5 quickly decides the issue, with enormous pressure down the central files...
Feb-14-10  hedgeh0g: Tal goes berserk out of a quiet opening!
Feb-14-10  M.D. Wilson: Perhaps one sac too many.
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  offramp: There is a picture of the end of this game ½-way down the page at
Feb-15-10  hedgeh0g: Yeah, that's where I found out about this game.
Feb-17-10  M.D. Wilson: One of the last photos of Keres? Young Karpov looking ice cool, even then.

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