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Aleksandr Shimanov vs Baadur Jobava
European Championship (2014), Yerevan ARM, rd 4, Mar-06
Slav Defense: Steiner Variation (D16)  ·  1-0



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Mar-06-14  FairyPromotion: MVL brought me here!

Mar-06-14  siggemannen: Amazing opening
Mar-06-14  twinlark: <MVL brought me here!>

Likewise. Astonishing game.

Mar-07-14  Gogia: What actually was MVL's comment? Can't access twitter here
Mar-07-14  paramount: GOTD!!
Mar-07-14  iking: pretty entertaining
Mar-07-14  AsosLight: Superb!
Premium Chessgames Member
  tamar: They are playing a game with which I am not familiar...
Mar-10-14  Shajmaty: Amazing game. 13...♘xd5? (instead of 13...♕xh1) is the starting point of one of the most entertaining games this century.
Mar-10-14  Ed Frank: Wow. Wow. Wow.
Mar-10-14  haydn20: Ali-Frazer, Manila, anyone? And it ends in a whimper--RR too much for RN.
May-08-14  GlennOliver: Gogia:
MVL's comment on Twitter was -
"You got to look at Shimanov vs Jobava!"

It's impossible not to agree.

A game in which move after move was the totally unexpected, but brilliant.

Jan-26-15  jrofrano: This was the tenth and final game of my 2014 game collection:

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