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Magnus Carlsen vs Levon Aronian
Clutch International (2020) (rapid), lichess.org INT, rd 2, Jun-11
Zukertort Opening: Queen Pawn Defense (A06)  ·  1-0

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Jun-12-20  Ulhumbrus: In his commentary GM Maurice Ashley indicated that the blunder 34...Rxe5?? passed the advantage and the win to White because without this White's rook was out of play whereas this move removed an obstruction from the e file and would allow White's rook to come into play on the e file by 37 Rxe6. This loss may have upset Aronian and contributed to his losses in the next three games.
Jun-12-20  savage sanctuary: I love how 14.Rb1 is not a blunder, even though it gives black the a-file and later two BLK rooks find themselves powerfully intruding the 2nd rank, in a lost cause.

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