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Milton Kagan vs Harry Lyman
Boston m (1937)
Sicilian Defense: Alapin Variation. General (B22)  ·  0-1

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Aug-14-12
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  Phony Benoni: White seems determined to turn the Sicilian Alapin into something brilliant, and Lyman gladly seizes the opportunity. 15...Rxb3 is of course quite nice, but nicer would have been finding the mate in three for Black after <16.Qf1>:


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