Best Wishes IM Susan Lalic (28-x-1965)

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Best Wishes IM Susan Lalic (28-x-1965)

Post by John Upham » Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:52 am

Best Wishes IM Susan Lalic (28-x-1965) :D

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Re: Best Wishes IM Susan Lalic (28-x-1965)

Post by Matt Mackenzie » Wed Oct 28, 2020 2:33 pm

A big devotee of the 2c3 Sicilian, which IMO could have been mentioned :)
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Re: Best Wishes IM Susan Lalic (28-x-1965)

Post by John Clarke » Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:20 pm

Matt Mackenzie wrote:
Wed Oct 28, 2020 2:33 pm
A big devotee of the 2c3 Sicilian, which IMO could have been mentioned :)
It is - by its alternative name, the "Sicilian Alapin".
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(He doesn't let you resign and start again, either.)

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Re: Best Wishes IM Susan Lalic (28-x-1965)

Post by Matt Mackenzie » Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:16 pm

Ah yes, really should have spotted that :oops:

(seriously though, its surprising how much that label has gone out of fashion these days)
"Set up your attacks so that when the fire is out, it isn't out!" (H N Pillsbury)

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