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Vladimir Kirillov vs A S Blankstein
Kharkov championship (1938), Kharkiv URS
French Defense: Tarrasch Variation. Guimard Defense Main Line (C04)  ·  0-1

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Feb-17-05  MidnightDuffer: I don't mean to draw a blank, but I haven't seen many games here where the Queen gets trapped in such a succinct manor, well done, Black had to see this ahead of time!
Dec-11-07  patzerboy: Meanwhile, Blank had lifted too many steins to his lips before the game.
Sep-01-08  Ulhumbrus: A useful thing to know. The Queen does not pin the a6 pawn from a4, if ahe gets trapped after taking the Rook on a8.
Mar-08-16
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  tpstar: A cute miniature for Queen Trap Game Collections.
Jul-07-19
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  sea7kenp: Looks like a Poisoned Rook to me!

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