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David Janowski vs Mikhail Chigorin
Ostend (1905), Ostend BEL, rd 3, Jun-15
Queen's Gambit Declined: Chigorin Defense. Janowski Variation (D07)  ·  1-0

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Oct-10-06  Sleeping kitten: Funny ! Janowski plays the Janowski variation against Chigorin's Chigorin Defense. Nice attack by Janowski who has been a piece down for 15 moves. I didn't find any improvement for Black so this attack might be sound.
Feb-18-08  Knight13: Of course it's sound... Black had like barely any good pieces to even defend his king adequately while White had all its forces coming at him.
Jun-07-19
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  WTHarvey: Lots of would be fireworks after the last move. Janowski's 31st move is the solution to a 'mate in 6' containing queen sacs.


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31.Bg5 if 31...Re7 32.Qh8+ Kf7 33.Qxg7+ Kxg7 34.Bf6+ or if 31...Rf6 32.Qxg7+ Kxg7 33.Bxf6+

Jun-09-20  faulty: A crazy pun would be like PLAY YOUR INNER SELF because Chigorin plays Chigorin and Janowski plays Janowski

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