A Fighting Draw

benws
Feb 27, 2012, 12:00 AM 4,167 Reads 8 Comments Strategy

Conventional wisdom says that when we are behind in material, we should never trade pieces. And yet, in this game, that is exactly what happens. White appears to sacrifice a rook for nothing, and is apparently lost by move 11. However, amazingly enough, he trades down to an endgame and manages a draw!

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