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Joshua Daniel Ruiz Castillo vs Remulo Aguiar Freitas
American Continental (2014), Praia da Pipa BRA, rd 1, Oct-18
Scotch Game: Horwitz Attack (C45)  ·  1-0

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Dec-03-20  offramp: A typical modern game with the mercurial 4...Qh4 Scotch.

It was a see-saw game right up until Black made a big mistake with


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23...Rxc7.

He could have played 23...Nf5!=

Sep-11-21  MightyTal: In Andersen’s opening 1)a3 black’s trying to play the Scotch runs into white’s Qh5 which is powerful.

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