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Dmitry Andreikin vs Andrei Istratescu
European Championship (2012), Plovdiv BUL, rd 9, Mar-29
English Opening: Anglo-Slav Variation. General (A11)  ·  1-0

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Mar-29-12  Kazzak: Big surprise for Istratescu. Anyone know if he was under time pressure that early?
Mar-29-12
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  wordfunph: <Kazzak> from chessbomb when the game ended, 5:23 for white and 2:00 for black.

theme of the game: attacking the weak f7

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Mar-30-12
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  Penguincw: Funny how from move 22-25, neither side wants to exchange queens. That might have made the ending easier for black.

< theme of the game: attacking the weak f7 >

Here's another game where the f7 pawn helps gives white a decisive material advantage.

Fischer vs Spassky, 1972

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