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Lajos Portisch vs David Bronstein
Monte Carlo (1969), Monte Carlo MNC, Apr-??
Queen's Gambit Declined: Austrian Defense. Gusev Countergambit (D06)  ·  1-0



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Aug-17-04  azaris: Bronstein gets miniatured! Kurt Richter gives 8...♕e7+ a question mark and prefers 8...♕xd5 9. ♘xd5 ♗d6. Then the two vital defenders are exchanged off and Black's king is stuck in the middle as if this was Morphy playing with White against an amateur, and it all falls apart after the very clever 16. ♗b6!
Jan-21-17  Swedish Logician: If someone had told me that Brostein played WHITE here I would certainly have beleived it; Portisch outbronsteined the great man in Bronstein style....
Jan-21-17  cunctatorg: By the way, it's the only decisive game between Lajos Portisch and David Bronstein; one decisive game and eight draws ... though I bet that some of these draws are great fights...

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