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Chris W Baker vs Bernard Cafferty
British Chess Championship - Qualification Tournament (1974), Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Alekhine Defense: Scandinavian Variation (B02)  ·  0-1

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Nov-07-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Nightsurfer: International Master (!!) Chris W Baker has set a standard by this match - only 5 years later Mr. Molinari has demonstrated that he has studied the oeuvre of Mr. Baker: Molinari vs Bordais, 1979 ... but one has to be fair, on the other hand: maybe we would have never learned of Baker's noteworthy mishap if it would not have been Baker himself who has published that funny miniature in his book "Learn from Your Chess Mistakes" (pages 139/142). That's cool, for sure!
Aug-27-11
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  whiteshark: <Trust in The Chris; The Chris is Good>

-- The Dominion of The Chris Brotherhood

Nov-02-12  Xeroxx: WOW only 5 moves
Mar-13-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: A most inauspicious beginning to Baker's career in this DB, but he improved his game a mite after this calamity.
Nov-01-13  Xeroxx: c3 is bad
Jun-19-19
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  sea7kenp: 5 c3 looks like a Helpmate move.
Jan-12-21
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  FSR: 5.c3 is a very fine move, preparing d4 rather than falling into Black's trap by playing it immediately.
Dec-28-21  JimmyVermeer: c3 would be a very fine move, if everything else about this board position were different.

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