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Artashes Minasian vs Lubomir Ftacnik
European Championship (2003), Silivri TUR, rd 6, Jun-05
Sicilian Defense: McDonnell Attack (B21)  ·  0-1



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[Event "4th IECC"]
[Site "Istanbul TUR"]
[Date "2003.06.05"]
[Round "6"]
[White "Minasian, Art"]
[Black "Ftacnik, L."]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B21"]
[WhiteElo "2555"]
[BlackElo "2611"]
[PlyCount "126"]
[EventDate "2003.??.??"]

1. e4 c5 2. f4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. Bc4 Nc6 5. O-O e6 6. d3 d5 7. Bb5 Nge7 8. c4 dxe4 9. dxe4 Qxd1 10. Rxd1 Bd7 11. Nc3 a6 12. Ba4 O-O-O 13. Be3 b6 14. Ng5 Bxc3 15. bxc3 Be8 16. e5 Rxd1+ 17. Rxd1 Na5 18. Bxe8 Rxe8 19. Nxh7 Nxc4 20. Bc1 Rd8 21. Rxd8+ Kxd8 22. Nf6 Nd5 23. Ne4 Ke7 24. Kf2 f5 25. exf6+ Nxf6 26. Kf3 Nxe4 27. Kxe4 b5 28. g4 a5 29. Kd3 a4 30. h4 Kf6 31. a3 Kf7 32. Ke4 Ke7 33. f5 gxf5+ 34. gxf5 Nd6+ 35. Ke5 Nxf5 36. h5 Nd6 37. Bg5+ Kd7 38. Bc1 Ke7 39. Bg5+ Kd7 40. Be3 Nc4+ 41. Kf4 b4 42. cxb4 cxb4 43. h6 e5+ 44. Kf5 bxa3 45. h7 Nxe3+ 46. Ke4 a2 47. h8=Q a1=Q 48. Qg7+ Kc6 49. Qh6+ Kc5 50. Qf8+ Kc4 51. Qc8+ Kb3 52. Qb8+ Kc2 53. Kxe3 Qd4+ 54. Ke2 a3 55. Qc7+ Kb1 56. Ke1 Qb4+ 57. Kd1 Qb3+ 58. Kd2 e4 59. Qc1+ Ka2 60. Qc6 e3+ 61. Ke2 Kb1 62. Qh1+ Kb2 63. Qc6 Qc2+ 0-1

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