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5/7/2010 – Italians enjoy the reputation of being best at defending - in football. In chess, however ... but judge for yourself. The sacrifice 17.Nd5 exd5 in this position ... A) ... promises the typical long-term compensation for the piece, but not more; B) ... leads to material advantage for White by force; C) ... is good for Black; The solution is here, but first ponder over it with a larger version of the diagram.

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The sacrifice 17.Nd5 exd5 in this position ...

A) ... promises the typical long-term compensation for the piece, but not more;
B) ... leads to material advantage for White by force;
C) ... is good for Black;

Solution



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