Interesting position from one of Graham's books

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Interesting position from one of Graham's books

Post by Dann Corbit » Thu Oct 18, 2018 11:10 pm

This is an exit point from one of Graham's books (based on Playchess games, IIRC):
bm Nxd4;
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Re: Interesting position from one of Graham's books

Post by MikeGL » Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:53 am

Dann Corbit wrote:
Thu Oct 18, 2018 11:10 pm
This is an exit point from one of Graham's books (based on Playchess games, IIRC):
bm Nxd4;
Nxd4 followed by Nd5, but line seems difficult and beyond the prowess of my current laptop.
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Re: Interesting position from one of Graham's books

Post by peter » Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:02 am

Hi Jon!
MikeGL wrote:
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:53 am
Nxd4 followed by Nd5,
Guess you mean Na4 instead of Nd5.
Made some FW-BW- lines with latest asmFish, ShashChess and H6, two lines played out at 60'+5", 12threads ponder on of 12x3GHz and 2G hash each.

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Re: Interesting position from one of Graham's books

Post by peter » Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:08 pm

peter wrote:
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:02 am
Hi Jon!
Sorry, Mike!
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Re: Interesting position from one of Graham's books

Post by MikeGL » Sat Oct 20, 2018 5:32 am

peter wrote:
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:02 am
Hi Jon!
MikeGL wrote:
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:53 am
Nxd4 followed by Nd5,
Guess you mean Na4 instead of Nd5.
Made some FW-BW- lines with latest asmFish, ShashChess and H6, two lines played out at 60'+5", 12threads ponder on of 12x3GHz and 2G hash each.


Thanks for the comprehensive variation, Peter.
But the end position doesn't guarantee a win I guess. 3 pawns versus a minor piece still looks drawish.

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