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Magnus Carlsen vs Anatoly Karpov
World Blitz Championship (2007) (blitz), Moscow RUS, rd 28, Nov-22
Russian Game: Nimzowitsch Attack (C42)  ·  1-0

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Dec-05-07  smarterthanbobby: I know it's blitz, but nice way to
play a ledgend...wow, and he's a kid... man that is something... seems to be a sane version of bobby
when he was younger...
Feb-09-08  notyetagm: Position after 36 ♖d1-h1! 1-0


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Carlsen's 36 ♖d1-h1! meets the threat of ... h5xg4 by <PINNING> the Black h5-pawn to the h8-mating square, exploting the fact that the Black f8-king is trapped on the <BACK RANK>.

Aug-27-10  birthtimes: Carlsen has a losing record against the Petrov Defense!
Sep-29-17  computer chess guy: After 24. Qg4, .. Bf8 is an error. After 24. .. Kf7, Black is still defending.

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