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Thursday, January 26, 2012

Thursday Chess King Show - How to draw with GM Peter Svidler!

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Hello everyone,

It's time for the Chess King show. Are you following the Gibraltar Chess Festival? The game is from the second round where Artur Jussupow held Peter Svidler to a draw in the second round. Enjoy.

Jussupow, Artur (2569) - Svidler, Peter (2749)

Result: 1/2-1/2
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Date: 2012.01.25

[...] 1.d4 ¤f6 2.c4 g6 3.¤f3 ¥g7 4.g3 c6 5.¥g2 d5 6.cxd5 cxd5 7.O-O O-O 8.¤e5 e6 9.¤c3 ¤fd7 10.¤f3 ¤f6 11.¥f4 ¤c6 12.¤e5 ¤xe5 13.¥xe5 ¥d7 14.£d2 £e7 15.¦ac1 ¥c6 16.¦c2 ¦fd8 17.¦fc1 ¤e8 18.¥xg7 ¢xg7 19.£f4 ¤d6 20.b3 £f6 21.£xf6+ ¢xf6 22.e3 ¦ac8 23.f3 ¢e7 24.¢f2 f6 25.¥f1 ¥e8 26.¥d3 ¥f7 27.¤e2 ¦xc2 28.¦xc2 ¦c8 29.¦xc8 ¤xc8 30.h4 ¤d6

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