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Conel Hugh O'Donel Alexander vs Daniel Abraham Yanofsky
Hastings (1946/47), Hastings ENG, rd 8, Jan-07
French Defense: Alekhine-Chatard Attack. Maroczy Variation (C13)  ·  1-0



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Aug-23-11  JoergWalter: 20. Rh8+ Kxh8 21. Rh1+ Kg8 22. Rh8+ Kxh8 and then 21. gxf7 and mate follows.

(Pachman, Moderne Schachtaktik II no 424)

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  Phony Benoni: That doesn't look exactly right. Here's the position after Pachman's combination:

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Black escapes with <23...Qxb2+ 24.Kd1 Qb1+ 25.Bc1 Qxc1+! 26.Kxc1 Kh7>. White maintains a strpmg attack, but it ain't mate just yet.

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