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Mikhail Tal vs Aivars Gipslis
URS-ch sf Riga (1955), Riga URS
French Defense: Winawer. Kondratiyev Variation (C15)  ·  1-0



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Nov-23-06  ughaibu: Here's an endgame you dont see every day.
Aug-18-12  nolanryan: indeed
Aug-18-12  andrewjsacks: Very unusual material imbalance.
Aug-19-12  andrewjsacks: In fact, the game reminds me of a girl I used to date: she too had a very unusual material imbalance.
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  AylerKupp: <andrewjsacks> Well, in that case, you must have been very compatible :-)
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  AylerKupp: But back to the game. After 11.Rg1 White has 4 pieces developed and Black has none. Not a good idea even against a young Tal.
Aug-19-12  andrewjsacks: My old friend <AylerKupp>. I trust that you are well. Art Drucker keeps "threatening" to have another Student Club reunion.... Would love to attend and see you there. I am pretty sure Jim and others would go.
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  profK: After 32 moves I can't believe that Black can loose it..he has to hang on to the kbp..The wheels fell off somewhere...

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