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Milan Vidmar vs Svetozar Gligoric
Ljubljana Liberation (1945), rd 3
Slav Defense: Quiet Variation. Schallopp Defense (D12)  ·  0-1



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May-24-05  paladin at large: Why didn't Vidmar play 14. Rxc6?

May-24-05  aw1988: Rxc6 Qxc6! Qxc6 Rac8
May-24-05  paladin at large: I see - Qxc8+ Rxc8 leaves white a pawn up, but with very serious problems on the queenside.
May-24-05  aw1988: Yes, the point being the Bf5 is very dangerous.
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  plang: Gligoric, in his book, gives
14 Rc6..Qb7 with double threat of
..15 Qb2 and ..15 Bd3.

If 24 Nc5..Ba4!

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