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Wang Yue vs Etienne Bacrot
Nanjing Pearl Spring Tournament (2010), Nanjing CHN, rd 5, Oct-24
Queen's Indian Defense: Fianchetto. Nimzowitsch Variation Nimzowitsch Attack (E15)  ·  0-1

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Oct-24-10  Hesam7: This was Bacrot's third win in a row! I think nobody expected that from the lowest rated player in the field.
Oct-24-10  Akavall: Nice to see Bacrot do well.
Oct-24-10  lost in space: very nice indeed.
Oct-24-10  Bobsterman3000: 30. Kh2 was not liked by the engines. I wonder why Wang passed up on 30. Bxd6, which the engines give a +.

His line culminated in trading 3 badly disconnected pawns for a piece.

Oct-24-10  percyblakeney: <30. Kh2 was not liked by the engines.>

And with very good reasons...

Oct-24-10
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  tpstar: So Carlsen does well with 29. Kh2! while Yue flails with 30. Kh2?!

Chess is a hard game. =)

Oct-24-10  nfazli: < Why was Bacrot invited at Nanjing? > funny
Oct-24-10
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  al wazir: Why not 30. Bxd6 ? (White took the ♙ three moves later, but that was after giving up a piece.) If 30...e5, then 31. Bf8!
Oct-25-10
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  Sastre: I don't think there is anything wrong with 30.Bxd6, but Black can win the pawn back with <30...Rad8 31.Bf4 Rxd2 32.Rxd2 Rxd2 33.Bxd2 Bd3 34.Ne3 Nd6>.
Oct-25-10
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  Eyal: <30.Bxd6 Rad8 31.Bf4 Rxd2 32.Rxd2 Rxd2 33.Bxd2 Bd3 34.Ne3 Nd6>

Yeah, this line should probably lead to a draw, which seems like the "logical result" of this game. <30.Kh2??> instead was indeed the losing mistake, since it blunders a piece - if 31.Be3 then 31...Rg7 32.Nh6 (or 32.Kh3 Bf5) 32...f5 followed sooner or later by ...f4.

Jan-22-12  Whitehat1963: What's the finish?

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