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Nils Grandelius vs Ruslan Kurayan
World Junior Championship (2013), Kocaeli TUR, rd 5, Sep-17
Sicilian Defense: Dragon Variation. Yugoslav Attack (B78)  ·  0-1



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[Event "WC27/final"]
[Site "ICCF"]
[Date "2011.06.10"]
[White "Fischer, Wolfgang"]
[Black "Lecroq, Michel"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B78"]
[WhiteElo "2520"]
[BlackElo "2609"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8. Qd2 Nc6 9. Bc4 Bd7 10. O-O-O Rb8 11. Bb3 Na5 12. Bh6 Bxh6 13. Qxh6 e5 14. Nde2 b5 15. Rxd6 b4 16. Nd5 Nxb3+ 17. axb3 Nxd5 18. Rxd5 Qc7 19. Kb1 Be6 20. Rd3 a5 21. f4 f5 22. fxe5 a4 23. bxa4 b3 24. cxb3 Bxb3 25. Qc1 Qb7 26. Rd4 fxe4 27. Re1 e3 28. g4 Be6 29. Qc2 Rfd8 30. Qc3 Rdc8 31. Qa3 Rc4 32. Rxc4 Bxc4 33. Nc1 Qe4+ 34. Ka1 e2 35. Qd6 Ra8 36. b3 Qc2 37. Qb4 Bf7 38. g5 Rc8 39. Nxe2 Bxb3 40. Qa3 Be6 41. Rc1 Qxe2 42. Rxc8+ Bxc8 43. Qe7 Qf3 44. Qd8+ Qf8 45. Qd3 Be6 46. a5 Qb8 47. Qc3 Qb3 48. Qxb3 Bxb3 49. a6 Kf7 50. Kb2 Bd5 51. Kc3 Ke6 52. Kd4 Ba8 0-1

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Jul-23-14  computer chess guy: 21. f4? (Stockfish suggests 21. Ng3, preventing .. f5 as in the game).

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