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Viswanathan Anand vs Magnus Carlsen
Chess Classic Mainz (2008) (rapid), Mainz GER, rd 1, Aug-01
Sicilian Defense: Dragon Variation. Yugoslav Attack (B77)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Aug-01-08  Udit Narayan: "I hope this will last for a long time." (Anand on never having lost a standard time control game to Carlsen)
Aug-01-08  VaselineTopLove: When I saw this game at first, I thought Carlsen was trying a psychological ploy against Anand, given Anand's losses with the Dragon against Kasparov in 1995. But then I saw Carlsen employing the same opening against other players too...
Aug-01-08  Atking: A pity that Anand didn't play 14...g4 like Dominguez did. I want to know Carlsen's improvement on.
Aug-03-08  SetNoEscapeOn: If Anand has anything, he's probably saving it for a more important event (Bilbao).

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