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Herman Steiner vs Erich Marchand
US Open (1942), Dallas, TX USA, rd 11, Aug-27
Slav Defense: Czech Variation. Classical System Main Line (D19)  ·  1-0

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Jul-20-14
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  samsloan: There is a mistake in the description of the tournament. It became a rook and bishop against rook ending, not a rook and bishop against bishop. In rook and bishop against rook the player with the rook and bishop almost always wins even though it is a theoretical draw. Here Marchand had about rook and five pawns against Rook and Bishop but Horowitz was able to pick off the pawns one by one.

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Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
September / October, p. 81 [Game 112 / 6555]
from American Chess Bulletin 1942 by Phony Benoni
Round 11 (Thurwsday, August 27): ACB 1942:81; YBK p.40
from US Open 1942, Dallas by Phony Benoni

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