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Lubomir Kavalek vs Dragoljub Velimirovic
Rubinstein Memorial 2nd (1964), Polanica-Zdroj POL, rd 7, Aug-??
Benoni Defense: Modern Variation (A56)  ·  0-1

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May-10-18  morfishine: <offramp> Wow, I really do not like the Benoni, but this game is making me re-think that. Terrific play by Black!
May-10-18
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  perfidious: A fine scrap.

<morf>, I practically made a living out of bashing on the Modern Benoni, but actually played it a few times at the end of my career. The only move order I used was following 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 (or 3.g3) c5, to avoid the pawn storm in the main line with 7.f4 Bg7 8.Bb5+. One of my numerous games with the latter is in this DB.

May-10-18  morfishine: <perfidious> You hit it on the head: Black's move order, whether old or modern Benoni can invite a pawn storm. I never felt comfortable with Black's move order. Others have...

Thanks, I will check out your game!

best, morf

May-10-18
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  perfidious: <morf>, even Lev Psakhis would only enter the Modern Benoni using the above move order; Nunn got smashed by Kasparov when he allowed 8.Bb5+ and thereafter only went into it the same way.

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