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Hikaru Nakamura vs Richard Rapport
Gibraltar Masters (2018), Catalan Bay GIB, rd 9, Jan-31
Queen's Indian Defense: Fianchetto. Kramnik Variation (E17)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Feb-01-18  GBKnight: I must admit I thought black must have resigned after 33 f6 +, rather than a draw agreed. Black has to play Kf8, then 35 Nb8 (threatens Rfe1) Ra8 36 Nd7+ Kg8. There does not seem to be anything decisive, but I was a bit surprised. Presumaby white then has to worry about counterplay ideas for black such as Rh2.
Feb-01-18  paavoh: The CG engine says 0.08 (39 ply) 33...Kf8 34.Rfe1 Ra8 35.Nb4 Rc8 36.R1e2 Rh3+ 37.Kc2 c5...

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