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Nick de Firmian vs Joshua Waitzkin
CITS New York (1996), New York, NY USA, rd 7, Mar-29
Nimzowitsch Defense: Scandinavian. Exchange Variation (B00)  ·  1-0

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Oct-09-05
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  tpstar: Brutal drubbing. The best feature of this line for Black is the quick development and castling, but swiping the a Pawn seemed reckless, as did the combined attack on c5 with 19 ... e4 & 21 ... Bxc5?! Meanwhile White played a nice exchange sacrifice (16. Rxb4!) and quickly infiltrated Black's Queenside, exploiting all that open space. Yowza.

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