Problem p09457
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Technical Merit
Rating1849.9
RD18.7
To Play
Statereleased
 
Artistic Impression
Star Rating4.0
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Votes4

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Star Ratings
DateTacticianRatingStars
2012-06-13 14:37:18Garryback1679
2015-12-21 09:45:16poiuytrewq1470
2016-07-10 00:33:10chessisajedrez1758
2017-10-07 00:40:49midn1ght1671

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DateTacticianRatingComment
2016-07-10 00:33:07chessisajedrez1758In one of the Capablanca primers - Chess Fundamentals I believe - he talks about the rook pawn that stops two outside connected pawns. The lesson has stayed with me since childhood. 
2017-10-07 00:40:43midn1ght1671I didn't even consider a4 (not that I thought too long). Nice lesson! And thanks @chessisajedrez for the Chess Fundamentals reminder. 

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