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Saturday, June 25, 2011

Play Like World Champion - Botvinnik vs. Alatortsev

Botvinnik – Alatortsev, 1934

image White to move

White delayed castling, and is putting pressure on h7. Botvinnik begins an attack with a manoeuvre that was novel at the time, but today became a standard practice, in this and in many other openings. See the complete game here.

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