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Anatoly Karpov vs Vlastimil Hort
Valletta Olympiad (1980), Valletta MLT, rd 9, Nov-29
Caro-Kann Defense: Panov Attack (D41)  ·  1-0

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Feb-01-06  hayton3: Quite apart from all the Karpovian maneuvering, the finish starting with 58.Bxg6 is delightfully satanic.
Apr-20-07
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  Honza Cervenka: This is Karpov's classics.
Apr-20-07  foolishmovesss: <honza> thanks for liking me to this game.
Feb-03-09  popski: The only(!?) Karpov's Panov Attack in the database, and from the late 1980?!
Jul-19-12  LoveThatJoker: Guess-the-Move Final Score:

Karpov vs Hort, 1980.
YOU ARE PLAYING THE ROLE OF KARPOV.
Your score: 123 (par = 115)

LTJ

May-27-17  Poisonpawns: Note the transposition into the Semi-Tarrasch Defense
May-27-17
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  keypusher:


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Why I am not a grandmaster, Part MCLV: here I was wondering why Karpov didn't play 60.Bg8+ "winning" the queen.

May-27-17
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  Gypsy: < keypusher:

Why I am not a grandmaster, Part MCLV: here I was wondering why Karpov didn't play 60.Bg8+ "winning" the queen.>

A funny way to hang one's piece; but I have seen similar...

May-27-17  Capacorn: <keypusher> <Gypsy>

I read somewhere once that retreating bishop moves are notoriously hard to spot. I have fallen prey to these oversights, and I've seen them happen to others, especially in blitz.

Jan-11-19  carpovius: Bg6!!!

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