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Rafael Vaganian vs Dragoljub Velimirovic
YUG-URS (1972), Ohrid MKD, rd 1
Benoni Defense: Modern Variation (A56)  ·  0-1

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Aug-13-05  Whitehat1963: White seems to jump out on top but loses his way in the middlegame somehow. Where did he lose this one? (Opening of the Day)
May-02-14  AnderyoTomasi: 11. Bxa8 !!! black is lost
May-02-14  shivasuri4: <AnderyoTomasi>, not really, the sacrifice is thematic.
Sep-02-14  GrahamClayton: The key point of the exchange sacrifice offered by Velimirovic is the total domination he gets over the white squares, as seen in the variation 18. ♗xh6 ♗e6 19. ♕a4 ♗h3.

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