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Lionel Kieseritzky vs Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint Amant
Paris (1840), Paris FRA, Feb-16
Anderssen Opening: General (A00)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Aug-31-17
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  mifralu: Black played 37. ... Rb3, and the game was played on February 16, 1840

http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bp...

Oct-19-18
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  wwall: This game shouldn't have drawn after the final moves.

Instead of 21.Rd1?!, White wins a pawn with 21.Bxd7 Rad8 22.Bb5.

Instead of 24.Bc6, White can play 24.a4, threatening 25.Qxe4.

Instead of 36.a5?!, perhaps best is 36.d6 Rf3+ 37.Ke2 Kxd6 38.Bxe4 Ra3 39.Bxh7 Rxa4 40.Bd3, which looks like a draw.

If 37...Rb3, 38.Kd1 should be OK for White.

38...g5?? (Black should try 38...Rb3 first) 39.b6 wins for White.

39...Kd6?? loses to 40.b6! axb6 41.a7. Instead of 39...Kd6, 39...Ra3 looks good for Black.

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