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Berlin, c. 1930: A beautiful endgame by R. Sprague [31 plies]
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SOLUTION
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1. b4-a5 a7-b6
2. c1-d2 b6-a7

Black must move to the corner because 2.... b6-c5 would be followed by 3. a5-b4 c5:a3, 4. c7-b6 a3:a7, 5. b4-c5 and Black is blocked.

3. d2-e3 a7-b6
4. e3-f4 b6-a7
5. f4-g5 a7-b6
6. g5-f6 b6-a7
7. f6-g7+ a7-b6
8. g7-f6 b6-a7
9. f6-g5 a7-b6
10. g5-f4 b6-a7
11. c7-b6 a7:c5
12. f4-g6 c5:a7
13. a5-b6 a7:c5
14. b64 c5:e3
15. d4:f2 e3:g1
16. g3:e1, and blockade!
 
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