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Bent Larsen vs Theo D van Scheltinga
Hoogovens (1960), Beverwijk NED, rd 2, Jan-08
Hungarian Opening: General (A00)  ·  1-0



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Oct-27-07  Marmot PFL: Larsen gives 16...Nc4? without suggesting an alternative. Black's pawn structure looks like a QGD tarrasch defence without any counter play.
Dec-27-15  JIRKA KADLEC: 3.Nf3 (3.d3) 4...Nf6 (4...c5) 5.0-0 (5.d3) 5...Be7 (5...c5) 9...Nbd7?! (9...Be6 10.Nc3 Nbd7 11.e4=) 10...h6 (10...Re8; 10...a6; 10...d4!? A/ 11.Na4?! Rb8 12.Bf4 b6! A1/ 13.Bxb8 Rxb8 A2/ 13.e3 dxe3 14.fxe3 Ba6 15.Bxb8 Qxb8 16.Re1 h5! 17.d4 h4 ; B/ 11.Bxf6 Nxf6 12.Na4 a5 13.Rc1 Ra7 14.Naxc5 a4 15.Nd2 b5 16.b4 axb3 17.Ncxb3 ) 11...Nb6?! (11...g5) 12.d4! c4 (12...cxd4) 15...cxb3?! (15...Rd8; 15...Rb8) 16.Qxb3! Nc4!? (16...Rb8) 17.Qb4!? (17.Qb5! ) 17...Nd2? (17...a5! / ) 21.Na3 (21.Nb2 Bd7 22.a4 a5 23.Qxc4! ) 21...a5?! (21...b5; 21...Qe8) 22.Nb6 (22.Nxc4 ) 29...f6?! (29...Nd6 30. Rxc5 f6 31.Rxc8 Nxc8 32.d5 Rd6 33.Rc1 )
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  jwfarley: 41 ... Kh7 (forced)
42 Ng6 any
43 Rh8 Mate
Sep-24-21  lentil: Not quite, farley: B has 42 ... Ra8 which delays matters by one move, or wins if W reflexively plays 43 Rh8+?? :-)

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