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Arthur Kogan vs Paulo Dias
Loures (1997), Loures, Portugal, rd 8
Rat Defense: See also: Modern Defense (for lines with ...g6) (A41)  ·  1-0



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  fredthebear: Stockfish says 6...f5? was a mistake, and things get worse from there.

Black to move [Opening Explorer] 6...?

1) +0.36 (29 ply) 6...Ngf6

2) +0.32 (28 ply) 6...a6 7.O-O Ngf6 8.d5 O-O 9.Ne1 Qe7 10.e4 b5 11.cxb5 axb5 12.Nd3 Nc5 13.Nb4 Bd7 14.a3 Na6 15.Nc6 Qe8 16.Bg5 h6 17.Be3 b4 18.axb4 Bxc6 19.dxc6 Nxb4 20.Rxa8 Qxa8 21.Nd5 Nfxd5

3) +0.37 (28 ply) 6...Ne7 7.dxe5 dxe5 8.e4 O-O 9.Bg5 h6 10.Be3 f5 11.Qd2 Nb6 12.Bxh6 Qxd2+ 13.Bxd2 Nxc4 14.Bg5 Nc6 15.O-O Be6 16.Nh4 Kh7 17.Nb5 Rf7 18.b3 Nb6 19.Nc3 f4 20.Rad1 Nd4 21.gxf4

4) +0.43 (28 ply) 6...exd4 7.Nxd4 Ngf6 8.O-O O-O 9.b3 Nc5 10.e4 a5 11.f3 Nfd7 12.Be3 Ne5 13.Qe2 Bd7 14.Rad1 h5 15.h3 h4 16.g4 Nc6 17.Nxc6 Bxc6 18.Bxc5 Bxc3 19.Qc2 Bg7 20.Be3 Re8 21.f4

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