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Vasyl Ivanchuk vs Artur Yusupov
Candidates Match (1991), Brussels BEL, rd 3, Aug-14
Queen's Gambit Declined: Exchange. Positional Variation (D35)  ·  1-0



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  Gypsy: ...Mikhail Botvinnik, who attended the match, derisively commented : <'Aha! Yusupov does not know the Botvinnik vs Keres, 1952 game. That is no good!'> In fact, Yusupov did of course know the game, but at the board he could not find the means of avoiding White's central initiative. -- Mark Dvoretsky & Arhur Yusupov, "Positional Play".
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  LIFE Master AJ: A very nice game by "Chucky" ...
of course, he has probably played dozens ... if not hundreds ... like this.
Nov-07-05  KingG: A personal favourite in this line is Kasparov vs Ulf Andersson, 1988.
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  Gypsy: KingG> Thx for the splendid link!
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  Jonathan Sarfati: 41... ♖xh3 42.d7 ♖d3 (42... ♘xd7 43. ♖c8+ ♘f8 44. ♖xf8#) 43.♖c8+ ♘xc8 44. dxc8=♕/♖+ ♖d8 45. ♕/♖xd8#
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  PawnSac: A fighting game, and chucky comes out on top!

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