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Ivan Sokolov vs Robert Huebner
Hoogovens Group A (1996), Wijk aan Zee NED, rd 13, Jan-28
Queen's Gambit Accepted: Old Variation (D20)  ·  1-0

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Dec-27-10  jmboutiere: Best move 16...Nf4 =
after 17,Rc6 bc 18.Nc6 Qf8 19.Ne7 Qe7 20. Ng5 fg 21.Bd5 and Ba8 white wins
Dec-27-10  jmboutiere: 28...Bb3 =
29.Rb3 Ne6 30.Rd3 Nd5 31.a3 Ng5 32.b4 f5 33.h4 Ne4 34.Nf5 - 2.51 rybka 3
Dec-27-10  jmboutiere: So black can resolve the "c"file pressure
Dec-27-10  sevenseaman: Sokolov nattily makes the 'e' file pressure uncopable with.
Jun-14-17
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  Sally Simpson: A nice coincidence here spotted by Paul Motwani in 'H.O.T. Chess'.

in 1995 Andrei Sokolov (note it is not Ivan Sokolov as in the game on this page) played Ivo Hristov Donev in Bern.

They reached this position (with Black to play)


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After 12 moves from a Petroff Defence.

It is the exact same position as this game (a Q.G.A.) after 10 moves (with Black to play)


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Here is score of the Petroff Game up to move 10.

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. Nxe5 d6 4. Nf3 Nxe4 5. d4 Be7 6. Bd3 Nf6 7. h3 O-O 8. c4 d5 9. Nc3 dxc4 10. Bxc4 Nbd7 11. O-O Nb6 12. Bb3

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