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Iosif Rudakovsky vs Alexander Kotov
USSR Championship (1940), Moscow URS, rd 14, Sep-24
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Saemisch Variation (E26)  ·  1/2-1/2



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1) +6.01 (32 ply) 35.Be4! Bxe4+ 36.Qxe4 Rc8 37.Qd4 Qc6+ 38.Kg1 Ree8 39.Rg6 Re4 40.Qd1 Rg8 41.Rf7 Re5 42.Qf3 Qxf3 43.Rxf3 Ree8 44.Rf7 d5 45.Rd6 Kc8 46.Rxa7 Re1+ 47.Kf2 Rge8 48.Rxd5 R8e2+ 49.Kf3 Re3+ 50.Kf4 Re8 51.h4 Rf1+ 52.Kg5 Rg1+ 53.Kh6 Re3 54.g8=Q+ Rxg8 55.Ra8+ Kb7 56.Rxg8 Rxc3 57.Rd4 Rc1

2) =0.00 (31 ply) 35.Kh3 Rfxf5 36.g8=Q+ Bc8 37.Rxf5 Rxf5 38.Qd7 Rf2 39.Qe8 Qc6 40.Rg7 Qf3+ 41.Rg3 Qc6

6.0 minute analysis by Stockfish 9 v010218

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