A Fighting Draw

benws
Feb 27, 2012, 12:00 AM |
7 | 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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