Friday, May 18, 2012

U.S. Championship Round 9

Kamsky takes the lead with a brilliancy:

2012 U.S. Championship, St. Louis
White to play and win

So why didn't Black play 23...Nd7, one asks?  The answer is not hard to find, but it's very beautiful.

Kamsky-Seirawan (variation after 23...Nxd7?)
White to play and win

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