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Efim Geller vs Borislav Ivkov
2nd AVRO (1973), Hilversum NED, rd 4, Jun-15
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf. Opocensky Variation Modern Line (B92)  ·  1-0

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Jul-18-07  ALEXIN: Great game of both players. I find some suspense in this game...
Nov-20-09  wanabe2000: I won with the black side when white played 14.Bg5!? Rfd8 15.Qd2 h6 16.Be3 d5!? It seems 14. Bxc4 or 14.g4 is better.
Dec-11-12
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  GrahamClayton: 34. d7! is a nice way of avoiding a rook ending.

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