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Latest first capture

madelIn Rogoff-Williams, World Junior Championship, Stockholm 1969, the first capture (94.bxc5) occurred on White’s 94th move. Filipowicz-Smederevac, Polanica Zdroj 1966 was drawn in 70 moves under the fifty-move rule, without any piece or pawn having been captured.

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