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Dragoljub Janosevic vs Mijo Udovcic
Yugoslav Championship (1957), Sombor YUG, rd 9, Mar-02
Sicilian Defense: Najdorf Variation (B95)  ·  0-1

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Nov-02-06  Petrocephalon: Thank you Chessgames for uploading this.

The source is Daniel King's Test Your Chess (2004), an excellent book. Confusingly, he wrote an earlier book by the same title in 1993, which was equally good.

First, there is an interesting tactical sequence in the opening from moves 12..Nxe4 to 17..Rd2, which had to be carefully calculated.

Then after things seem to have calmed down, a beautiful attack is initiated with 20..h5. White defends imaginatively, but ultimately succumbs.

Jan-29-12  Eduardo Bermudez: 23....,h4 !!!
Feb-19-12  edyedzer: Super chess game !
Sep-16-12  Eduardo Bermudez: My source for this chess game was Hans Kmoch and his column in Chess Review !!
Dec-10-12  Eduardo Bermudez: Hans Kmoch had an excellent taste for the beauty in chess !!
Jan-02-18  Eduardo Bermudez B.: My original source was the magazine Chess Review, 1957, an article by Hans Kmoch
Jan-02-18  Delboy: Chessgames.com, could we have magnificent games like this as GOTD rather than some of the weak fare or repeats we have been served recently. No pun? Surely someone can improve on "Hang the DJ"
May-09-20
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  fredthebear: 27.Rd5!? Interference prevents Black from promoting the h-pawn, a necessary evil.

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