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Old 2013-12-24, 06:13   #4
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Another tactic is to look at the game from the other side of the board. When I did that just now, I saw that there might be some advantage to us in sacrificing a pawn or two.

[QUOTE=cheesehead;362547]A plausible continuation:

17 ... f6[/QUOTE]If we don't capture, then 18 ... fxe5 gets both our e- and d-pawns, as previously noted -- but there might be some advantage for us there!

[b]17 ... f6
18 Nf2[/b]
18 ... fxe5 19 Ng5 exd4 20 cxd4 Nxd4 21 Bxd4 Bxd4 22 Nxe6 Bxb2 23 Ra2 Be5 24 Ne4
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