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Akiba Kiwelowicz Rubinstein (1880–1961) was a Polish chess player and is considered to have been one of the strongest players never to have become World Chess Champion. Rubinstein was scheduled to play a match with Emanuel Lasker for the World Chess Championship in 1914, but it was cancelled due to the outbreak of World War I. He was unable to re-create the same form after the war, and his later life was plagued by mental illness.

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akiba rubinstein vs alexander alekhine 1911 rook endgame: the mistake here is Rxb5 right?

Current 4 follow-up questions for the answer (currently just 1 answer): A - engine says Kf5 is a blunder. Did you mean Kf6? B - engine says Kf5 Re7 is a blunder. Did you mean Kf5 Rd7? Kf5 Re7 blunders ...