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Charles Jaffe vs Jose Raul Capablanca
NYSCA ch playoff (1910), New York, NY USA, rd 1, Mar-03
Tarrasch Defense: Symmetrical Variation (D32)  ·  1/2-1/2



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  Chessical: <55... e4!?> looks promising,

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but it seems to fall short:
<56. Bxe4> b3 57. h6 b2 58. h7 f3 59. Bxf3 Rh2 60. Rb1 Kf4 61. Bd1 Rxh7 62. Bc2 Ra7 63. Kd5 Kxg4 64. Ke4 Re7+ (<64... Ra1> achieves nothing more 65. Kd3 Bf6 66. Bd1+ Kg3 67. Kc2) 65. Kd3 Be5 66. Re1 Rd7+ 67. Kc4

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  keypusher: Copying this post here:

<naisortep: Capablanca's natural 24..Qxb2 threw away a win. Capablanca underestimated 25.Bh5. Instead 24..Bxf2 wins according to the computer.>

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