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Mikhail Gurevich vs Viswanathan Anand
Corsica Masters (2004) (rapid), Bastia FRA, rd 2, Nov-02
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Simagin Variation (E46)  ·  0-1

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Nov-21-04  patzer2: I haven't computer validated, but Anand appears to have a winning attack against the castled White king position with 52...Bxf3! Notice how 51...Nh7!? facilitates Anand's plan.
Nov-21-04  patzer2: Notice how the clearance move 56...d4! frees up d5 for the Black Queen to dominate the a8-h1 diagonal. This is a good example of using a simple tactic to gain a decisive positional advantage.
Nov-30-04  Pawn Ambush: Gurevich's Pieces never made it across the six rank,didn't seem like he was trying to win this game.

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