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Ward, Cian vs. Hertog, Alexander - South Wales International 2024 1/2-1/2

In a notable move during the South Wales International 2024 on July 10th, player Cian Ward, controlling the white pieces, executed Qf6. This move strategically leveraged the pinning of an opponent's piece, while simultaneously threatening a pivotal fork, attacking multiple pieces of the opponent. The maneuver also introduced an imminent threat of checkmate, showcasing a keen tactical awareness. While emphasizing aggressive play, the move prioritized the active development of a piece, marking a decisive moment in the game's progression.

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[Date "2024.07.10"]
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