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Tata Steel 2013 Group B Rd10-Rapport(HUN)

Here Rapport’s rd10 game. The main feature is the R-R P+ conversion with all the play on the kingside.


Rapport,R (2621) – Ipatov,Alexander (2587)
QGD Exchange Variation[D35]
75th Tata Steel GpB Wijk aan Zee NED (10.3), 23.01.2013

Position 1
Black is causing problems with the active rook and it is not so clear how white can or should make progress. What do you suggest for white?

White to Play