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Robert Gibbons vs Richard Taylor
New Zealand Centennial Chmps (Reserve) (1980), Upper Hutt NZL, rd 11, Jan-07
Sicilian Defense: Dragon Variation. Yugoslav Attack (B76)  ·  0-1

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Aug-22-16
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  Benzol: <Richard> Another good game against a tough opponent. I gather Bob was a bit short of time and missed the coming Ng3+.
Aug-28-16
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  Richard Taylor: That was the first time I met Bob. I had re-started Chess in 1978 and we played at the Centenary. When I proudly showed it to Sarapu, he watched and when he saw my K to e8 he said: "That was a waste of time." Which was all he said! No Bob had plenty of time. I couldn't understand why he didn't play the standard 0-0-0 as per usual. It was fatal to leave the K on e1 and uncharacteristic of Bob who is a strong player....but I was able to get my Qween sac in!
Jul-25-17
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  Richard Taylor: That should be Re8 to avoid the Bh6 swap of my dark-squared bishop. Sarapu seemed to think it was not necessary...

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