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Mikhail M Botvinnik – Mikhail N Tal, World Championship 23th, Moscow 1960

Nimzo-Indian Defense (E24)
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1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. a3 Bxc3+ 5. bxc3 Ne4 6. Qc2 f5 7. Nh3 O-O 8. f3 Nf6 9. c5 b6 10. cxb6 cxb6 11. e3 Qc7 12. Bd2 Ne8 13. c4 Ba6 14. Rc1 Nd6 15. Qa4 Qc6 16. Qxc6 Nxc6 17. Bb4 Nxb4 18. axb4 Bxc4 19. Bxc4 Rfc8 20. Bxe6+ dxe6 21. Kd2 Kf7 22. Nf4 a5 23. bxa5 bxa5 24. Kd3 a4 25. Rxc8 Rxc8 26. Ra1 Nc4 27. Rb1 a3 28. Rb7+ Kf6 29. Ra7 g5 30. Nh5+ Kg6 31. g4 Nb2+ 32. Kd2 Nc4+ 33. Kd3 Nb2+ 34. Kd2 Nc4+ 35. Ke2 Rc6 36. h3 e5 37. dxe5 fxg4 38. hxg4 Nxe5 39. Rxa3 Rc2+ 40. Kf1 Kf7 41. e4 Rd2 42. Ke1 Rg2 43. Rb3 Ke7 44. Ng7 Nxf3+ 45. Rxf3 Rxg4 46. Nf5+ Ke6 47. Ng3 h5 48. Nxh5 Rxe4+ 49. Kf2 Ke5 50. Kg3 Rh4 51. Ng7 Rf4 52. Ra3 Rd4 53. Ra6 Rd6 54. Ra7 Rd4 55. Rf7 Rf4 56. Re7+ Kf6 57. Ra7 Re4 58. Nh5+ Kg6 59. Kf3 Rb4 60. Ng3 Rf4+ 61. Ke3 Rf7 62. Ra5 Rf6 63. Ne4 Rf5 64. Ra6+ Kg7 65. Ng3 Re5+ 66. Kd4 Rb5 67. Ke4 Kf7 68. Nf5 Rb4+ 69. Nd4 Rb1 70. Nf3 Rb4+ 71. Nd4 Rb1 72. Nc6 Kg6 73. Ne5+ Kh5 74. Ra5 Re1+ 75. Kf3 Rf1+ 76. Kg3 Rf4 1/2-1/2

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