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Gennadi P Kuzmin vs Sergey Karjakin
8th Ukrainian Team Championship (2000), Alushta UKR, rd 1, Apr-10
Sicilian Defense: Chameleon (B20)  ·  1-0



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Dec-11-02  perplex: How about 33...Qxe5(?) Is that capture a mistake?
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  Honza Cervenka: Certainly not. But I am not sure that the gamescore is correct.
Apr-28-03  Flight: I assume that black lost on time......
Apr-28-03  bishop: Re7 next move wins anyway.
Aug-16-03  Yuri54: if this is the correct gamescore then 29.Qd4+ wins the rook and the game, white missed it, i don't know
Aug-04-04  Saruman: Surely this is not the correct gamescore.
Dec-02-05  Z.Ramsay: Why not 33. Qxe5!? Whats wrog with that?
Sep-04-06  KOCCMOHAYT: maybe there is mistake in rewritting the notes.
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  triangulation: bishops right Re7 wins for white the next move when the rook must go or two passed pawns will march towards their ultimate goal

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