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Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu vs Gata Kamsky
Bazna Tournament (2009), Bazna ROM, rd 3, Jun-16
Italian Game: Classical Variation. Greco Gambit Traditional Line (C54)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Jun-17-09  blacksburg: BOOO HISS <throws tomatoes> BOOOOO <looks for a D battery>
Jun-19-09  triangulation: What happened here! They drew inside theory. why bother even playing the match?
Jun-19-09  acirce: <why bother even playing the match?>

It's illegal not to. And it's understandable for Nisipeanu after starting the tournament with two losses. Black can't deviate without getting worse and a draw with Black is ok anyway.

Jun-19-09  ajile: Lame. White plays to draw specifically.
Jun-19-09  eainca: This is the main knock on the Italian. Don't want to work, head for a quick draw.
Jun-19-09  WhiteRook48: BOO <throws rotten eggs>
Jun-20-09  Mate Hunter: This game should have been drawn two moves earlier according to chess rules, since the same position occured three times.
Jun-22-09  TimPemberton: but the repetition rule is only enforced by the players, they can carry on if they want to
Sep-17-12
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  FSR: I was trying to find a good Giuoco Piano that Nisipeanu had played so I could suggest "Nice Piano" as a pun. But all I found was this lame GM draw and Nisipeanu vs A Aleksandrov, 2004 (essentially the same GM draw). Not very "nice."

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