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Shakhriyar Mamedyarov vs Yannick Pelletier
Geneva Chess Masters (2013) (rapid), Geneva SUI, rd 2, Jun-27
Dutch Defense: Classical Variation (A84)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Jun-27-13  ajile: 9.Qc1 seems to be preparing the thematic Ba3 to trade Black's dark squared bishop. Without this bishop Black can be left with dark squared weaknesses. However 9..b5! seems to parry this plan since now after 10.Ba3 Black has 10..b4 pushing the bishop back.
Jun-28-13
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  Honza Cervenka: Lucky escape for white. Black was clearly winning for a long time and he was still much better when he let white slip off the hook by 59...Rg1? allowing simple but pretty 60.Rh1!=. Black could have played 59...Rf5+ 60.Kd4 Nc2+ 61.Kc3 Rg5 62.Kxc2 Rxg7 with good winning chances for black.
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