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Ernesto Inarkiev vs Alexander Morozevich
Russian Championship (2003), Krasnoyarsk RUS, rd 3, Sep-05
French Defense: Classical. Steinitz Variation (C14)  ·  0-1



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Mar-25-04  notyetagm: Moro DESTROYED his opponent this game.
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  sackman: 9..Bd7 and 10 ..Bb5 Morozevich always has an interesting interpretation in the French
Nov-15-09  schroedingers cat: Why doesn't he plays the French anymore? Given his brilliancies with it it seems quite strange to me...
Nov-15-09  slomarko: <Why doesn't he plays the French anymore?> kind of hard to play the French against 1.d4
Nov-15-09  Karpova: He played the French for the last time in 2008. This year he tried the Caro-Kann, Sicilan (Najdorf) and also responded with 1...e5 (and the Pirc once in a Blindfold game):

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