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Anish Giri vs Dmitry Jakovenko
FIDE Grand Prix Tashkent (2014), Tashkent UZB, rd 8, Oct-30
English Opening: Symmetrical Variation. Hedgehog Defense (A30)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Oct-29-14  basjebooi: Why does Jakovenko sacrifice his Queen?
Oct-29-14
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  Shams: <basjebooi> The rest of the game is your answer: to build a fortress. Clearly he felt that any opportunity Black had to play for a win was in the past, so why not play to force a draw in a direct manner?
Oct-29-14  basjebooi: Ah, I see. Thank you very much! <Shams>

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