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Proving the Pair of Priests
Compiled by Alpinemaster
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The Bishop Pair has long been accepted as superior to any other combination of 2 minor pieces in the endgame by many top-level Grandmasters and Chess Theoreticians, particularly of the Soviet School of Chess. The following instructive games are the proof.

Bishop Pair v. Knight Pair
K Rusev vs Giri, 2013 
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 68 moves, 0-1

Outstanding B+B v. B+B Endgame, producing a Legendary Draw.
Lasker vs Tarrasch, 1914 
(C83) Ruy Lopez, Open, 47 moves, 1/2-1/2

Endgame Queenside Breakthrough
Letelier vs Fischer, 1960 
(A45) Queen's Pawn Game, 36 moves, 0-1

Susan Polgar crushes one of Australia's Finest
I Rogers vs S Polgar, 1988
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 42 moves, 0-1

Anand proves experienced genius doesn't stay rusty long!
Anand vs Aronian, 2014 
(C84) Ruy Lopez, Closed, 47 moves, 1-0

Early positional mastery leads to English Endgame Artistry
Staunton vs Saint-Amant, 1843 
(A34) English, Symmetrical, 47 moves, 1-0

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