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Hikaru Nakamura vs Helgi Dam Ziska
Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (2010), Khanty-Mansiysk RUS, rd 1, Sep-21
Indian Game: Tartakower Attack (A45)  ·  1-0



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  Bobsterman3000: "A knight outpost on D6 can almost decide the game by itself" - Garry Kasparov
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  tpstar: That old dog has chained you up alright (1. d4 Nf6)/Give you everything you need (2. g3 g6) to live inside a twisted cage (3. Bg2 Bg7)/Sleep beside an empty rage (4. e4 d6)/I had a dream I was your hero (5. Nc3 0-0)/Dam (6. Nge2 e5), I wish I was your lover (7. 0-0 c6)/I'd rock you till the daylight comes (8. a4 a5), make sure you are smiling and warm (9. h3 Qc7)/I am everything (10. Be3 Na6), tonight I'll be your mother (11. Qd2 Re8)/I'll do such things to ease your pain [last book move], free your mind and you won't feel ashamed (12. Rad1 Nb4)/This monkey can't stand to see you black and blue (13. f4 b6)/I give you something sweet each time (14. fxe5 dxe5) you come inside my jungle book (15. d5 Ba6)/What is it just too good (16. Bg5 Qd6)/Don't say you'll stay (17. Rf2 Bxe2) 'cause then you'll go away [17 ... Ra7!? ]/Dam (18. Qxe2 Nh5), I wish I was your lover (19. Qf3 f6)/I'll rock you till the daylight comes (20. Be3 Rf8), make sure you are smiling and warm [20 ... cxd5!? 21. Nxd5 Nxd5 22. Rxd5 Qb4 ]/I am everything (21. dxc6 Qxc6), tonight I'll be your mother [Inferior is 21. Bxb6 c5 22. Ba7 Rxa7 ]/I'll do such things to ease your pain (22. Rfd2 Rab8), free your mind and you won't feel ashamed (23. Qf2 Qc8)/Shucks (24. Nb5 f5), for me there is no other (25. Nd6 Qe6)/You're the only shoe that fits (26. Bf1), I can't imagine I'll grow out of it [26. exf5!? gxf5 27. c3 f4 28. Bxb6 e4 29. Bxe4 Nxg3 ]/Dam (26 ... Kh8), I wish I was your lover (27. Bc4 Qf6)/If I was your girl (28. g4 Nf4) believe me [28 ... fxg4!? 29. Qxf6 Nxf6 ]/I'd turn on the Rolling Stones (29. Bxf4 exf4), we could groove along and feel much better [ ]/I could do it forever and ever and ever and ever (30. exf5 gxf5)/Give me an hour to kiss you [30 ... Nc6 31. Qxf4 Qe7 32. Bb5 ]/Walk through Heaven's door I'm sure (31. Nxf5 Qxb2), we don't need no doctor to feel much better [;>D]/Let me in [31 ... Rfc8 32. Qxf4 Bh6 33. Qxh6 Qxh6 34. Nxh6 Rxc4 35. c3 ]/Forever and ever and ever and ever (32. Nxg7 Qxg7)/I sat on the mountainside with peace of mind [32 ... Qc3 desperation 33. Ne6 Qxc4 34. Nxf8 Rxf8 ]/And I lay by the ocean making love to her with visions clear (33. Rd7 Qe5)/Walked for days with no one near [33 ... Qg5 34. R1d6 Rfe8 35. Qd4+ Qe5 36. Qxe5+ Rxe5 ]/And I return as chained and bound to you (34. Re1 1-0) - Sophie B. Hawkins + Fritz 7, "Dam I Wish I Was Your Lover"

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Sep-21-10  ycbaywtb: good start for Naka at the Olympiad
Sep-22-10  libertyjack: Very nice positional crush
Sep-24-10  morphy2010: Ree7 will finish things quickly.
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  fredthebear: He had a certain musical talent...

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