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Game 59 Chandler Govedarica Rakovica 1982 1 e4 c5 2 f3 d6 3 d4 cd 4 4) xd4 43 f6 5 4k 3 a6 6 le3 43c6 7 B e6 8 f d2 le7 9 g4 0-0 10 0-0-0 4)xd4 11 lxd4 4kl7 12 h4 b5 13 h5 13 g5 4> e5 14 t f2 We7 15 f4 43 < 17 15 & c6 J 16 Ii6 16 g5 g6 17 lg7 Se8 .18 lg2 11)7 19 Hlifl b4 2015 r53- 21 43 e-5 22 4H-2 4ixg4 23 Wg3 ef 24 ef lxg2 25 Wxg4 Ixfl 26 Sxfl We7 27 ig hg 28 43cI a5 29 b3 < & h7 30 43d3 2ac8 31 lb2 f6 32 lei Ixcl 33 Sxcl lc7 .34 Wd4 2c3 35 a3 Sec8 36 ab ah 37 Scl Wc7 38 4.3xb4...

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White doesn't seem to make much progress with Axf6 after 1)6 either games 20 and 21 . Nor is Black advised to waste time gatne 22 Razuvaev Sigurjonsson Cienfuegos 1975 1 e4 c5 2 41 f3 (16 3 < S2c3 a6 4 d4 ed 5 < Slxd4 < 53f 6 e3 e5 7 < )f3 c7 8 Ag5 < 25bd79 a4 h6 1 (I Ab4 b6 11 < 5d2 ilb7 12 ie4 Acl 13 1te2 0-0 14 0-0 Sfc8 14 g5 15 Ag3 + j 15 SMI ffeS 16 11)3 Eab8 17 < S5e4 it b5 18 ab ab 19 4)e3 1)4 20 Axff. sxf6 21 -ucdS < & xd5 22 < S5xd5 Ag5 23 g3 Sa8 24 b4 Ad8 25 13...

Part Ii

1 e4 c5 2 d6 3 d4 cd 4 lt 3xd4 lt 53 ft 5 lt S3c3 a6 6 Jlc3 e6 7 Wd2 With his sixth move Black introduces a Scheveningen set-up, as Portisch did with his third Black against Hubner in the 1980 match. White's reply, which prepares f3, 0-0-0, g4-g5 became all the rage in 1985. There were other ways to avoid the main lines, however, and we'll have a quick look at those first. The direct 7 g4 leads to PerenvTs piece sacrifice 7 e5 8 lt 53fS g6 9 g5 gf 10 ef d5 11 Wf3 d4 12 0-0-0 and we have reached...

Chess Anti Najdorf

This position resembles the one obtained by Portisch in game 23, but White's knight is less well placed on 0 than d2 Black has not wasted time with lt i d.7-c5'd It was tested in Nunn - Howell game 2Hj, where White eventually wun. The most frequently tried defence, however, is the immediate 8 h6 9 a5 Ac6. Here the thematic White move is 10 iHIS , when 10 oixdS is untested. but after 11 ecJ Jti5 12 c4 ile 13 e2 - 14 0-0 should transpose to Nunn - Howell game 2 lt V , Instead 10 Jud5 games 29 and...