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Efim Geller vs Laszlo Szabo
Amsterdam Candidates (1956), Amsterdam NED, rd 18, Apr-30
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal Variation. Gligoric System (E53)  ·  0-1

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May-05-06  Open Defence: I wonder if Szabo mentioned this game in his book I must look it up
May-05-06  Resignation Trap: You may find a faster win for Black on move 45.
Feb-17-09
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  whiteshark: After <45...g5+> it's a mate in 5 moves.


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<46.Kg4 Rf4+ 47.Kh3 Be6+ 48.Kg2 R4f2+ 49.Kg3 Rf3+ 50.Kg2 Bh3#>


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As Szabo wrote his 'nervous tension' was so immense that he had choosen a 'safe check' as adjournment move.

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