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Robert Huebner vs Valery Salov
Skelleftea World Cup (1989), Skelleftea SWE, rd 4, Aug-??
Sicilian Defense: Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Variation Early deviations (B62)  ·  1/2-1/2



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Apr-02-09  whiteshark: Finally <Crazy Rook> checks secure the draw.

Final position:

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Jun-05-11  wordfunph: Huebner-Salov

after 53.♔f5

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53...♖xb7! the road to never-ending check and draw.

Jun-15-17  Captain Hindsight: Better would have been <52. Rg7!>

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with <52... Rh6 53. Rc8> or <52... Rbd8 53. Rgc7!>

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