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Susan Polgar - Anatoly Karpov, 1994

White to move. Can you find the best continuation for White?

2r2nk1/pb2qpb1/1p2p1p1/3r3p/2NP1B2/2PB3P/P3QPP1/2R1R1K1 w - - 0 1

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StephenCorelli
StephenCorelli

Be4, and black loses the exchange (1...Rd7 and 1...Rd8 both are met by Bxb7 and then Nd6

StephenCorelli
StephenCorelli
  1. Be4 Qd8 (Rd7 runs into 2. Bxb7 Rxb7 Nd6 if 1...Rd8 then 2. Bxb7 Qxb7 3. Nd6)

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