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Elisabeth Paehtz vs Jan Gustafsson
Bundesliga (2015/16), Baden-Baden GER, rd 1, Sep-19
Italian Game: Giuoco Pianissimo. Normal (C50)  ·  0-1

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Sep-24-15  Jamboree: Absolutely atrocious endgame technique by Paehtz.

She started that endgame two pawns up.

Later, she had a fortress wall keeping the white king out.

Then she had plenty of ways to activate her own king.

But each time she managed to give it all away.

She went from two pawns up to one pawn down. Three pawns -- poof.

She declined to repeat the position, and allowed white's kind to penetrate.

She kept her own king useless and in a mating net.

And then even after all that, there still seems to be a draw on the board -- til she gave that away too.

Painful to watch.

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