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Helmut Pfleger vs Mikhail Tal
Tallinn (1973), Tallinn URS, rd 1, Feb-20
Modern Defense: Queen Pawn Fianchetto (A40)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Jul-24-05  aw1988: Nice bit of tactics here.
Feb-06-06  whatthefat: With 20...Bf8, Tal has seen the game continuation to at least the 29th move!
Jul-26-08
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  IMlday: In his notes Tal figured Black was a little better after 10..Nbd7 and 11.h3 was passive. But he didn't like 18..N5f6 instead recommending 18..f5! with significant advantage.

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