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Magnus Carlsen vs Yue Wang
XXII Magistral Ciudad de Leon (2009) (rapid), Leon ESP, rd 1, Jun-06
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal. Gligoric System Bronstein Variation (E55)  ·  1-0



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Jun-06-09  notyetagm:

<Carlsen breaks the Chinese wall

By Leontxo Garcia


<<<Another sensation came out in the third game. Wang Yue didn’t know the game Ivanchuk-Anand, Leon’s final 2008, where the World Champion was already lost after the 16th move, and fell into the same trap. Carlsen did know that game: “The Leon tournament is important every year, and is good to follow it carefully, just in case you can get some good ideas”.>>>>

Ivanchuk vs Anand, 2008

Jun-07-09  Chlipchlop: Tactically brilliant. :)
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  Peligroso Patzer: Wang managed to avoid the 14. ... Qe4 of Ivanchuk vs Anand, 2008, which loses a whole piece after 15. Rd4!, but his 14. ... Qe4 did not fare much better.
Jun-09-09  Whitehat1963: So, what's the finish?
Jun-09-09  Aiuta: <So, what's the finish?>

Black can't avoid simplification and/or the 7th rank will be invaded. Black's position will fall apart in a few moves so he just resigned.

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  whiteshark: Yes, it is a hopeless case.

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