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Zaven Andriasian vs Andrey Zontakh
Chigorin Memorial Open (2009), St Petersburg RUS, rd 8, Oct-23
French Defense: Rubinstein Variation. Blackburne Defense (C10)  ·  1-0



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  vonKrolock: After <28.♗d2>

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If now 28...♗f8 29.f5 e5, then 30.♗xh6! gxh6 31.♖xf6 ♖g5 ▢ the lesser evil), (take, for instance 31...♗g7 32.♕g6+ ♔h8 33.♖f7 ♕e8 34.f6! and wins easily) *

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32.♕g6+!! ♖xg6 33.fxg6+ ♔g7 34.♖xf8

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white will win back the ♕ for one of his ♖♖s and, Δ with idea of taking also both black central ♙♙s, will keep a preferable position

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