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Andrei Istratescu vs Anatoly Karpov
Karpov Istratescu Match Rapid (2005) (rapid), Bucharest ROU, rd 7, Mar-26
Caro-Kann Defense: Advance. Short Variation (B12)  ·  0-1



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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-08-05  Autoreparaturwerkbau: Karpov still has it!
Nov-22-05  chesed: Hey 28 Rxe8+ could have won it for white. Right?
Jan-09-06  Autoreparaturwerkbau: What was i bla-bla-bling about? The <chesed>'s move is a clear win for white. There are some suspicious moves at the end here. I think the line is corrupt.
Jul-12-06  sahmattr: Whenever I see a Karpov game played with Caro-Kann, I learn something new.
Aug-28-06  notyetagm: <sahmattr: Whenever I see a Karpov game played with Caro-Kann, I learn something new.>

Also check out Petrosian playing the Caro-Kann. His earliest game in the database in this opening is instructive beyond words.

Mar-30-07  borkoto: I guess the blak king never moved to g8

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