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Vania Fausto Da Vilhete vs Rodolfo Arias Formoso
Turin Olympiad (2006), Turin ITA, rd 4, May-24
Caro-Kann Defense: Main Line (B15)  ·  0-1

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Jun-05-06  Ezzy: I couldn't believe it when I saw this game. I had seen this type of mate in a puzzle, but never in a game. It's just a classic mate!!
Jun-05-06
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  WannaBe: Obviously, Vania Fausto Da T Vilhete needs to visit http://www.chessgames.com (more often) and look at the puzzle of the day!!
Jun-06-06  Scarecrow: Isn't this called the 'Philidor legacy' checkmate?
Jun-06-06  Naja: Classic!
Jun-15-06  renecon: This is called smothered mate.
Oct-18-09  timhortons: amazing! i only do this mate with the training.

<renecon> how are you mate? never seen you anymore kibitzing at wesley so page.

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