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Axel Smith vs Saad Belouadah
Baku Olympiad (2016), Baku AZE, rd 8, Sep-10
Scandinavian Defense: Richter Variation (B01)  ·  0-1

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Sep-14-16  offramp: Thursday puzzle?

Sweden v Algeria. Elos: W 2516, B 2340.

Black has gained the exchange. But White's queenside pawns are menacing!


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He plays 37...Re3!
38.bxa7 Rxb1!! . An odd sort of queen sacrifice. Black could have played 38...Ra8 and stopped White promoting. But he saw this fantastic win! White is helpless.

All his queens and bishops and pawns, they avail him naught.

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