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Baadur Jobava vs Alexander Grischuk
World Cup (2009) (blitz), Khanty-Mansiysk RUS, rd 3, Nov-29
Russian Game: Modern Attack (C43)  ·  0-1



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Nov-29-09  brucejavier: a GM 2696, queen stuck after 16 moves does not look good...
Nov-30-09  notyetagm: <brucejavier: a GM 2696, queen stuck after 16 moves does not look good...>


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Nov-30-09  notyetagm: Game Collection: Queen traps: when your Lady gets checkmated 13 ... Nd7-c5! key to trapping White b7-queen by denying a6-sq
Nov-30-09  notyetagm: 13 ... ?

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13 ... ♘d7-c5!

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It is just *amazing* how 13 ... ♘d7-c5! is the key to <TRAPPING> the offside White b7-queen by <DENYING> both the a6- and a4-squares as <FLIGHT SQUARES>, whether the White queen is on b7 or c6.

Nov-30-09  notyetagm: Game Collection: TRAP pieces by taking away their FLIGHT SQUARES 13 ... Nd7-c5! traps White b7-queen by denying a6-,a4-squares
May-04-14  sakredkow: He who taketh the QNP with the Queen, sleepeth on the subwayeth.
May-04-14  Refused: nice miniature by Grischuk.

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