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Alexey Shirov vs Sergey Karjakin
World Cup (2007) (rapid), Khanty-Mansiysk RUS, rd 6, Dec-11
Spanish Game: Marshall Attack. Modern Variation (C89)  ·  1-0

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Dec-12-07  znprdx: <CG> May I suggest time control should be indicated - do you transfer relevant kibitzing from live chat?
Dec-12-07  Jim Bartle: I don't think there was live kibitzing for this game; comments are on the "World Chess Cup" page.
Dec-13-07  lonepsycho: 18. ... Qxg2+ is probably not best here. The pawn is not adequate compensation. Jakovenko's try with 18. ... Qh5 was probably better. (Shirov vs D Jakovenko, 2007)

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