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Gelfand,Boris (2665) – Kramnik,Vladimir (2765)
EU-Cup Gr4 Berlin (2), 1996
1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Nf3 e6 5.e3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.g4 Bb4 8.Bd2 Qe7 9.a3 Bxc3 10.Bxc3 b6 11.Bd3 Ba6 12.Qa4 dxc4 13.Qxa6 cxd3 14.Qxd3 0-0 15.g5 Nd5 16.Bd2 f5 17.0-0-0 c5 18.Kb1 b5 19.Qxb5 Rab8 20.Qa5 Rb3 21.Ka2 Rfb8 22.Rb1 e5 23.Rhc1 Qe6 24.Ka1 exd4 25.Rxc5 Nxc5
How did Black respond to 26.Qxc5?
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26…Nc3! 27.Nxd4 [27.Bxc3 dxc3 28.Nd4 cxb2+ 29.Rxb2 (29.Ka2 Rxa3+ with mate to follow.) 29…Rxb2 with mate to follow.] 27…Rxb2 28.Rxb2 Qa2+ 0-1 [28…Qa2+ 29.Rxa2 Rb1#]