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Dokaniev, Andrii vs. Loffay, Pavol - Open B 1-0

In the game between Andrii Dokaniev and Pavol Loffay during the Open B event on July 11, 2024, the move Nxg6 by Black is quite complex and multifaceted. This capture move threatens a significant material gain and eliminates a key attacking piece, thus winning a free piece and forcing the opponent to respond. The knight's position is now more influential and it gains tempo, disrupting White's plans. Additionally, this move defends the knight effectively and blocks an impending attack from the opponent. However, despite these advantages, Nxg6 overlooks a more optimal move for the knight and misses a chance to develop another piece. It also fails to better protect an underdefended piece and allows White the opportunity to counter with a piece kick. Furthermore, the move creates a tactical opportunity by attacking multiple pieces simultaneously, showcasing the knight's potential in active play.

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[Date "2024.07.11"]
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