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Robert Byrne vs Orest Popovych
US Championship (1972), New York, NY USA, rd 7, May-03
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf Variation. English Attack (B90)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Oct-06-16
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  GrahamClayton: If Byrne had won this game against the tournament tailender, he would have won the US Championship title outright, instead of having to win it in a three-way playoff with Sammy Reshevsky and Lubomir Kavalek.

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