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Alexander Alekhine vs Maurice Fox
Simul, 36b (1924) (exhibition), YMCA, Toronto CAN, Jan-23
French Defense: Exchange. Svenonius Variation (C01)  ·  1/2-1/2



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Nov-02-04  Hidden Skillz: a kool fighting draw..
Nov-11-05  gambiter: Whoa! This is a pretty crazy game! I like how the players fought for the win the whole way through instead of settling for an early draw. This Maurice fox guy is a good player.
Sep-11-07  sanyas: Didn't Alekhine miss a win somewhere?
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  GrahamClayton: Fritz 4.01 suggested 23.♘f6?!, but after 23...♘xf6 24. gxf6 ♖ef7 I can't see any way for Alekhine to force mate.
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  GrahamClayton: 23. ♕d3+ ♔f7 24. ♘xg7 ♕xa2 25. c3 ♕a1+ 26. ♔c2 ♕a4+ 27. ♔b1 b3 28. ♕f3+ ♔xg7 29. ♖h7+ ♔xh7 30. ♕h5+ ♔g7 31. ♕h6+ ♔f7 32. ♕h5+ ♔g8 33. ♕g6+ ♖g7 34. ♕xe6+ ♖ff7 35. ♕e8+ ♘f8 wins for Black.
Dec-14-14  TheFocus: From a simul in Toronto, Canada on January 23, 1924.

Alekhine's score was +31=4-1.

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