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Ulf Andersson vs Nona Gaprindashvili
Hoogovens (1979), Wijk aan Zee NED, rd 4, Jan-23
English Opening: Symmetrical Variation. Hedgehog Defense (A30)  ·  1-0

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May-12-12  Everett: 44.Bd3! Threatening to dominate the N with <45.Kd6> In the time spent to avoid this fate, White manufactures a passed pair of pawns vs a N. amazing stuff from Ulf.
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  Tabanus: Picture from this game: http://sah.hr/forum/index.php?actio...
Aug-20-19  RookLifter: Pic seems to have been taken after move 3.g3 And Andersson with still plenty time left for the time control, amazing ;-) Nice pic, thnx for sharing! Really nice game
Aug-20-19  RookLifter: Btw, note the ash-tray on the table. Far from possible noadays in most countries... Haha

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