Problem p34543
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Technical Merit
Rating1624.0
RD5.0
To Play
Statereleased
 
Artistic Impression
Star Rating4.1
Stars
Votes7

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Star Ratings
DateTacticianRatingStars
2008-10-26 22:48:12Elroch1466
2009-11-25 01:41:36metalista1539
2011-04-28 21:26:36MishaTheCat1828
2011-09-27 14:51:59Garryback1679
2012-04-28 07:30:01underated1332
2016-08-04 18:32:56Bisonratte1501
2017-11-30 19:08:20greatloser1417

Comments
DateTacticianRatingComment
2008-10-26 22:48:12Elroch1466First move clears room for the second. Makes it more difficult to see 
2012-04-28 07:30:01underated1332typical tricky end game with minutes on the clock... 
2015-08-30 00:19:37chessisajedrez1703Practical reminder. @underated, actually it's very principled: the connected pawns are usually unstoppable.The R for B+pawn is necessary to avoid trouble. 
2016-08-04 18:32:50Bisonratte1501defending move 

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Crafty 19.19 3GHZ 5sec

1. a6 Rxb6
({13:+0.71} 1. ... Rxb6 2. Bxb6 Nxb6 3. Kg1 Kb8 4. Kf2 Ka7 5. Ke3 Nc4+ 6. Kd4 Nb6 7. Kc5 Nc4 8. Kd4 $16)
({13:+3.66} 1. ... Rb8 2. b7+ Rxb7 3. axb7+ Kxb7 4. Bxh4 Kb6 5. Bf2+ Kb5 6. Nc2 Nc3 7. g3 Ne2 8. Be3 Kc6 9. Nb4+ Kb5 $18)