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1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. a3 Bxc3+ 6. bxc3 Qc7 7. Qg4
f5 8. Qg3 Ne7 9. Qxg7 Rg8 10. Qxh7 cxd4 11. Kd1 Bd7 12. Qh5+ Kd8
13. Ne2 Ba4 14. Nf4 Qxe5 15. Qf7 Bd7 16. Bd3 Qd6 17. Re1 e5 18. a4
Be8 19. Qe6 Qxe6 20. Nxe6+ Kd7 21. Nc5+ Kc8 22. Rxe5 Nbc6 23. Re2
Rxg2 24. Bxf5+ Kd8 25. Nxb7+ Kc7 26. Bf4+ Ne5 27. Rxe5 Nxf5
28. Re7+ Kc6 29. Rc7+ Kb6 30. Rb1+ Ka6 31. Rc6+ 1-0.

Efimenko-Forster, European Team Championships, November 2011

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8. Qd2 Nc6 9. g4 Bxg4 10. fxg4 Nxg4 11. Nb3 a5 12. a4 d5 13. exd5 Nb4 14. Bf4 e5 15. Bg5 Bf6 16. Bxf6 Qxf6 17. O-O-O Nf2 18. Bb5 Nxh1 19. Rxh1 Rfd8 20. Rd1 b6 21. d6 Rac8 22. d7 Rc7 23. Nd5 Nxd5 24. Qxd5 Qf4+ 25. Kb1 e4 26. Nd2 e3 27. Rf1 Rcxd7 28. Bxd7 Qxf1+ 29. Nxf1 e2 30. Qb5 e1=Q+ 31. Ka2 Qf2 32. c3 h5 33. Ng3 Qxh2 34. Ne4 Qf4 35. Bc6 h4 36. Qxb6 Rd1 37. Qxa5 h3 38. Qa8+ Kg7 39. Qa7 h2 40. Qf2 Qc7 41. Ng5 Qxc6 42. Qxf7+ Kh6 43. Qf4 Ra1+ 0-1.

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