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Savielly Tartakower vs Vasja Pirc
Lodz (1938), Lodz POL, rd 5, Mar-24
Caro-Kann Defense: General (B10)  ·  1/2-1/2



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  fredthebear: Quick look at Stockfish says Black is better after two moves:

1) -0.03 (29 ply) 3.Ng3 h5

2) -0.08 (28 ply) 3.exd5 cxd5 4.d4 Nc6 5.c3 e6 6.g3 Nf6 7.Bg2 b6 8.O-O Ba6 9.Re1 Be7 10.Nd2 h6 11.Nf3 O-O 12.Nf4 Bd6 13.Nd3 Rc8 14.Bf4 Bxf4 15.Nxf4 g5 16.Nd3 Ne7

3) -0.09 (28 ply) 3.d4 dxe4 4.Nbc3 f5 5.Bg5 h6 6.Be3 Nf6 7.f3 exf3 8.gxf3 Qb6 9.Qc1 g5 10.f4 g4 11.h3 Bg7 12.hxg4 Nxg4 13.Bg1 e6 14.a3 h5 15.Na4 Qd8 16.Qd2 h4 17.Bh3 Nd7

4) -0.09 (28 ply) 3.e5 c5 4.d4 Nc6 5.c3 Nh6 6.Bxh6 gxh6 7.Qd2 e6 8.g3 Bd7 9.Bh3 f6 10.exf6 Qxf6 11.O-O O-O-O 12.Qf4 Qxf4 13.Nxf4 cxd4 14.Bxe6 Bxe6 15.Nxe6 Re8 16.Nf4 Bd6 17.Nxd5 Rhg8 18.Kh1 Kb8

5) -0.34 (28 ply) 3.Nbc3 d4 4.Nb1 e5 5.c3 c5 6.Ng3 Bd6 7.Bb5+ Nc6 8.Bxc6+ bxc6 9.d3 Ne7 10.Nd2 O-O 11.O-O Be6 12.Qc2 Ng6 13.Nf5 Bc7 14.Nf3 Qd7 15.Ng5 dxc3 16.Qxc3 Bxf5 17.exf5 Qxf5 18.Qxc5

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  fredthebear: Stockfish also says White is winning after 9.Nxf5:

1) +3.05 (17 ply) 9.Nxf5 Bf8 10.Qb3 Qf6 11.Ng3 Qxd4 12.Nc3 Qb4 13.O-O Qxb3 14.axb3 Nf6 15.Ngxe4 Bb4 16.Nxf6+ gxf6 17.Be3 Kf7 18.Be2 a5 19.Bf3 Na6 20.Ne4 Kg7

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