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Viktor Laznicka vs Vasyl Ivanchuk
Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2012), Havana CUB, rd 5, May-08
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Huebner Variation. Main Line (E41)  ·  0-1



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May-08-12  parisattack: Nimzochuk. But is White really lost here - or just a gosh-awful position after ...Bf5?
May-09-12  Calar: According to, Black played 25...Rg5 here and White resigned on move 32.
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  tamar: Here are the moves on chessdom. Black did play 25...Rg5, and 26 g4? was perhaps the losing move.

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e3 c5 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. Bd3 Bxc3+ 7. bxc3 d6 8. O-O e5 9. Nd2 O-O 10. Rb1 b6 11. d5 Ne7 12. Qc2 g6 13. f4 exf4 14. h3 Nf5 15. Bxf5 Bxf5 16. e4 Bd7 17. Rxf4 Qe7 18. Bb2 Nh5 19. Rf2 f5 20. Re1 Rae8 21. Bc1 f4 22. Qd1 Qg7 23. Nf1 Re5 24. Nh2 Qe7 25. Qd3 Rg5 26. g4 fxg3 27. Rxf8+ Qxf8 28. Nf3 Re5 29. Kg2 Re7 30. e5 dxe5 31. d6 Re6 32. Qd5 Nf6 0-1

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