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Levon Aronian vs Maxime Vachier-Lagrave
Champions Showdown Chess 9LX (2020) (unorthodox), INT, rd 8, Sep-13
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Dec-14-20  Cheapo by the Dozen: White tries a little too hard for an early space advantage, and Black winds up being the one who strangles White.

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[Event "Champions Showdown Chess 9LX"]
[Site " INT"]
[Date "2020.09.13"]
[EventDate "2020.09.11"]
[Round "8.5"]
[Result "0-1"]
[White "Levon Aronian"]
[Black "Maxime Vachier-Lagrave"]
[ECO "000"]
[WhiteElo "2773"]
[BlackElo "2778"]
[Source "TWIC"]
[PlyCount "62"]
[SetUp "1"]
[FEN "

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1. g3 g6 2. Bg2 c6 3. c4 Bg7 4. Nc3 e6 5. c5 Na6 6. Nd3 d5 7. cxd6 Nxd6 8. b4 O-O 9. O-O Rfd8 10. a4 Nc7 11. Ne4 Nf5 12. Bxg7 Qxg7 13. Rfd1 Nd4 14. Kf1 b6 15. e3 Nf5 16. Ne1 Nd5 17. Rb1 c5 18. bxc5 bxc5 19. Rdc1 c4 20. h4 h5 21. Kg1 a5 22. Nc2 c3 23. dxc3 Nxc3 24. Nxc3 Bxg2 25. Kxg2 Rxc3 26. Qe1 Qe5 27. Kg1 Rc4 28. Na3 Rxa4 29. Nc4 Qe4 30. Nd2 Qg4 31. Qd1 Nxg3 0-1

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