Gurevich vs. Short - 1990 Manila Interzonal
Opening: C01: French: exchange variation
Player(s): Gurevich, Short
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Ronen takes a break from the World Championship matches, and shows us a game played in the last round of the famous Manila Interzonal in 1990, between Gurevich and Short. This game is particularly important because of Gurevich's situation in the tournament: with 8 points out of 13 he would have qualified for the Candidates Matches... Let's listen to Ronen's chronicle of this interesting piece of Chess History!