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Nigel Short vs Viswanathan Anand
Corus Group A (2005), Wijk aan Zee NED, rd 3, Jan-17
Caro-Kann Defense: Advance. Tal Variation (B12)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Jan-17-05
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  chessgames.com: Well, the Topalov-Van Wely game was a draw. We're now switching to Short-Anand already in progress... enjoy.
Jan-17-05  Knight13: Thanks, <chessgames.com> for broadcasting games!
Jan-17-05  radu stancu: Ugh, I'm afraid this is going to be a draw also...
Jan-17-05  Knight13: Grandmaster games are not won easy.
Jan-17-05  acirce: <chessgames.com> Well thanks for that ;-)
Jan-17-05
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  chessgames.com: Wouldn't you know it, this game is drawn too...
Jan-17-05  acirce: I would suggest Leko-Svidler if you want to make a new try
Jan-17-05  Knight13: I wish this Game is not going to be Draw because 90% of Live Games I've watched at chessgames.com ended in a draw.
Jan-17-05  radu stancu: LOL!
Jan-17-05  Shams: <chessgames.com> ernst-stefanova is a fantastic game and will not be a draw anytime soon
Jan-17-05  Knight13: Stupid Draws!
Jan-17-05
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  ketchuplover: grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr
Jan-17-05  Knight13: What's the next game going to be?
Jan-17-05
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  ketchuplover: Polgar Kramnik is coming down to the end
Jan-17-05
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  cu8sfan: OK, on we go!
Jan-17-05  Franz the Stampede: nooo, another wrong prevision!
Jan-17-05  AdrianP: Nosher will be quite happy with that, I suspect. But I think he'll be trying hard for a win against Moro tomorrow, apparently with the white pieces again.
Jan-17-05  Valiantangel: Its pretty strange that Anand played h5 in the classical caro.I have long been told that its a weak move because of the weak g5 square.The knight can land there and haress black.Perhaps that why he did not castle.Pretty interesting! i need to look into this game and others in this lighe in depth

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