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Vugar Gashimov vs Vladimir Kramnik
World Blitz Championship (2009) (blitz), Moscow RUS, rd 31, Nov-18
Scandinavian Defense: Gubinsky-Melts Defense (B01)  ·  0-1

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Nov-18-09  zluria: I think this is the shortest game of the tournament. 10. Ne4 is surprisingly a blunder, as after 10. ... Nxe4 11. Bxe4 Qe6 Black is forking a2 and e4.
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  eternaloptimist: kramnik made gash look like a complete idiot in this game which is saying something.
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  Messiah: <zluria [...]Black is forking a2 and e4.> I completely see your point, but please refrain from using obscene language.

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