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Ruslan Ponomariov vs Vassily Ivanchuk
Russian Team Championship (2008), Dagomys RUS, rd 5, Apr-06
Queen's Gambit Accepted: Classical Defense. Main Lines (D27)  ·  0-1

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Apr-06-08  Microdot: A very good game by chuky, Ponomariov is a very strong player but chuky is stronger!!
Apr-06-08  percyblakeney: Impressive how easily and quickly Ivanchuk wins from a position that doesn't look all that winning around move 30.
Apr-06-08
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  Gilmoy: 30.Ra1 Rb3 31.Rc1 or 32.Ra3 saves all of White's K-side pawns, but reduces White to passive defense, and Black's 3-2 center majority is still winning the pawn race.
Apr-07-08  Bobsterman3000: Wow, great foresight by Ivanchuck. He used the weakness of the c3 pawn to win a pawn advantage, which he liquidated with ease...

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