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Veselin Topalov vs Vladimir Kramnik
Amber Rapid (2003) (rapid), Monte Carlo MNC, rd 2, Mar-16
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Three Knights Variation (E21)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Dec-22-03
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  patzer2: If this game is any indicator, the Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights variation offers dynamic equality for both sides. Study of the opening, along with typical middle game and ending positions could be helpful.
Dec-22-03  Benjamin Lau: Kramnik's recent adoption of the Nimzo Indian surprises me. He's a very classical player and if you've seen him play before, loves the bishops dearly. I don't know if this is a good stylistic choice for him.

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