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Baadur Jobava vs Ilia Smirin
World Team Championship (2005), Be'er Sheva ISR, rd 7, Nov-08
King's Indian Defense: Saemisch Variation (E86)  ·  1/2-1/2



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Jan-08-06  patzer2: Black's 47...Qg1! and 48...Ra8! are two excellent defensive moves to force the draw.

Play in the final position might have continued 49. Qxc7 h1=Q 50. Qxf7+ Kh8 51. Qf6+ Kh7 52. Qe7+ Kh8 53. Rxg1 Qxg1+ 54. Kc2 Rxa7 55. Qf6+ Kh7 56. Qh4+ Kg7 57. Qf6+ Kg8 58. Qd8+ Kg7 59. Qf6+ Kh7 60. Qh4+ Kg7 61. Qf6+ 1/2-1/2 with a draw by perpetual check and threefold repetition of moves.

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