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Thomas Beerdsen vs Mark A Berkovich
Groningen Chess Festival (2013), Groningen NED, rd 3, Dec-23
Caro-Kann Defense: Maroczy. Hastings Variation (B12)  ·  1-0

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Dec-25-13  luzhin: 11.Bb6!! is a lethal mix of line-cutting plus back-rank combo.
Dec-26-13  Calar: <luzhin> Indeed so; fantastic shot and great tactical awareness from White. Black loses at least a rook in all variations.

If someone showed me position after move 10 and told me one of the Kings is in grave trouble, I wouldn't believe it could be castled Black King. 11.Bb6!! came out of nowhere.

Jan-08-17  razetime: Crazy!! That kills the opponent!
All lines fail! Bb6!!
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  sea7kenp: Obviously, Black has better Moves, than 10 ... Rd8??

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