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Nigel Short vs Gerry McCarthy
Simul (2011) (exhibition), Cork IRL, Feb-23
French Defense: Winawer. Retreat Variation Armenian Line (C18)  ·  1-0

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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-21-11
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  Domdaniel: Two interesting options for Black were: (a) 14...Nxe5!? 15.Nxe5 Qxe5 16.Bxd7+ Kxd7 17.Rxb7+ Kc6! when the Ne7 is immune due to the threat of ...Rh8, and (b) 14...0-0-0 15.Bxc6 Bxc6!

These were analyzed in some detail on my forum, starting page 701 -- http://www.chessgames.com/perl/ches... -- by hm6123, cro777, OhioChessfan, and various other people.

Aug-24-11  pulsar: <Dom> When I click your link, it brings me to my profile page.
Aug-24-11  pulsar: Lemme try:

Domdaniel chessforum

Nov-13-11
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  Domdaniel: <pulsar> Thanks for fixing the link problem. I must have accidentally used a mirror instead of a transporter beam.

Your link leads directly to the analysis. Mine should be ignored.

Mar-02-12
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  whiteshark: <12.Bd3> has a 'clean' score: Opening Explorer
Nov-20-15
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  Domdaniel: It looks as if White is simply better after 12.Bd3. But I still think Black should play 11...Qxa5 in this line: leaving the a-pawn is not just an extra pawn for White, but a potentially dangerous threat of a6.

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