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Ivanchuk,Vassily (2787) – Karpov,Anatoly (2670)
Wch Blitz 3rd Moscow (8), 21.11.2007
Queen’s Gambit Declined [D37]
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 d5 4.Nc3 Be7 5.Bf4 0-0 6.e3 Nbd7 7.Qb3 c6 8.Rc1 Nh5 9.Be5 Nxe5 10.dxe5 g6 11.Be2 Qb6 12.Qc2 Rd8 13.0-0 Bd7 14.a3 Qa5 15.Ra1 dxc4 16.Bxc4 c5 17.Bd3 b5 18.a4 b4 19.Ne4 Qc7 20.Ned2 Bc6 21.Nc4 Bxf3 22.gxf3 Rd7 23.Rad1 Rad8 24.f4 Ng7 25.Be4 Rxd1 26.Rxd1 Rd7 27.Kf1 Qd8 28.Ke2 Nf5 29.Na5 Rxd1 30.Nc6 Qc7 31.Qxd1 Kg7 32.Qd3 a5 33.Qb5 Bd8 34.Qxc5 Qd7
How should White continue after 35.Bxf5 gxf5?
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36.Qd6! Qe8 37.Nxd8 Qxa4 38.Qd3 1-0 If 36…Qxd6, Black must lose the bishop upon 37.exd6 Bb6 38.d7, etc. There is no perpetual check after 36…Qc7 37.Nxd8 Qc2+ 38.Ke1 Qc1+ 39.Qd1.