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Milan Drasko vs Maxime Vachier-Lagrave
Olympiad (2008), Dresden GER, rd 1, Nov-13
Neo-Grünfeld Defense: Classical Variation. Modern Defense (D78)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Nov-17-08
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  Domdaniel: Now *this* is a real 'drawko' game from Drasko - presumably he was happy just to split the point with Vachier Lagrave, even though it meant repeating moves in a position where white has real winning chances.

27.g5 looks like one good way to keep it going. Neither side has particularly active pieces, but black's three pawns for the piece pose little threat as it stands -- white should at least try to achieve something with his extra knight.

But I suppose we've all been guilty of taking draws against players a few hundred rating points above us.

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