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Rostislav Korsunsky vs Artur Yusupov
URS-ch Young Masters (1979), Baku
Russian Game: Classical Attack. Chigorin Variation (C42)  ·  0-1



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Apr-21-06  DIEGOGG: What a cool-blooded defense by Yusupov!
24...Nf3+ is one of the greatest moves I ever seen.
Jul-05-08  apexin: nice game.
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  Retireborn: Anything known about the occasion/tournament of this game?
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  Straclonoor: Championship USSR of young masters -
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  Retireborn: <Straclonoor> Wow! Instant reply. Many thanks!

Chessbase annotates the game in rather a lot of detail, with notes from Shakhmaty; they point out that Yusupov goes wrong with 22...Bxb2, allowing White to seize a draw with 23.Bxg7! Bxg7 24.Rxd5!....but he plays the moves in the wrong order, which lets the black queen reach c1.

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