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Re: Kramnik game
Reply #1 - 04/25/17 at 18:56:39
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Yeah, I would not have called that a swindle.  Just a fantastic concept!
  
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Kramnik game
04/25/17 at 15:14:01
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Wow, check out Kramnik's game yesterday:

http://en.chessbase.com/post/gashimov-memorial-2017-kramnik-sacs-his-rook

Hillarp-Persson calls it a "marvellous swindle," but it's more than that. It's a defensive earthquake in the style of Emmanuel Lasker.
« Last Edit: 04/25/17 at 19:03:05 by ReneDescartes »  
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