Kemeri 1937 was Alexander Alekhine's penultimate tune up for his impending rematch with World Champion ... [more]
Player: Salo Landau
| page 1 of 1; 17 games
|1. S Landau vs Fine
|| ||½-½||52||1937||Kemeri||D50 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|2. T Bergs vs S Landau
|| ||1-0||25||1937||Kemeri||D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|3. S Landau vs E Steiner
||0-1||25||1937||Kemeri||E57 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...dc and 9...cd|
|4. F Apsenieks vs S Landau
||1-0||32||1937||Kemeri||D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|5. S Landau vs Alekhine
||0-1||33||1937||Kemeri||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|6. V Mikenas vs S Landau
||1-0||40||1937||Kemeri||D91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5|
|7. S Landau vs Rellstab
||1-0||34||1937||Kemeri||D97 Grunfeld, Russian|
|8. S Landau vs Feigin
|| ||1-0||30||1937||Kemeri||D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|9. Flohr vs S Landau
|10. S Landau vs Reshevsky
||0-1||32||1937||Kemeri||D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|11. Tartakower vs S Landau
|| ||1-0||63||1937||Kemeri||A06 Reti Opening|
|12. S Landau vs K Ozols
|| ||1-0||45||1937||Kemeri||E42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)|
|13. Stahlberg vs S Landau
|| ||1-0||34||1937||Kemeri||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|14. S Landau vs E E Book
||1-0||29||1937||Kemeri||D05 Queen's Pawn Game|
|15. Vladimir Petrov vs S Landau
||1-0||56||1937||Kemeri||D81 Grunfeld, Russian Variation|
|16. S Landau vs Keres
|| ||0-1||39||1937||Kemeri||E58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3|
|17. W Hasenfuss vs S Landau
|| ||0-1||72||1937||Kemeri||B02 Alekhine's Defense|
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|Dec-06-12|| ||Chessdreamer: the correct result of the game V Mikenas vs S Landau, 1937 is 1-0. time-loss for Black. Mikenas scored 8/17, Landau 5.5/17.|
|Dec-06-12|| ||Phony Benoni: <Chessdreamer> I've sent in a correction slip. When the change is made, the charts above will be updated accordingly.|
|Dec-10-12|| ||USSR Championships: <Chessdreamer> wonderful catch!|
The crosstable from Andris Fride's biography of Petrovs confirms your correction as well.
-<Vladimirs Petrovs: A chessplayer's story from Greatness to the Gulag> Andris Fride. Caissa Editions 2004, p14.
<Phony Benoni> thanks, fast work on sending in the slip. Let's keep track to make sure they make the correction.
|Dec-10-12|| ||USSR Championships: Excerpt from the memoirs of <Galina Petrovs>, <Vladimirs Petrovs'> wife:|
"The tournament directors only had one prize to give because they had expected <Alekhine> to win. Since there were three winners, <Flohr> suggested to <Reshevsky> "Sammy, let's let <Petrov> take the rap for us." In this way, <Petrovs> was awarded the victory prize. He also won a silver cup for the "Most Brilliant Game by a Latvian against a Foreigner" for his match against <Rellstab>: Rellstab vs V Petrov, 1937
-"Refugee: Centenary of Salo Flohr" by Vladimir Moshchenko (in Russian)
|Sep-29-13|| ||GrahamClayton: On the basis of his performance in this tournament, Petrov was given an invitation to the Semmering/Baden (1937) tournament.|
|Mar-26-15|| ||MissScarlett: According to Golombek, Book intended to become a chess professional, but his relative failure in this event persuaded him otherwise.|
|Feb-05-17|| ||Stonehenge: Some info in Latvian:
|Feb-05-17|| ||JimNorCal: What happened to Reuben Fine?
|Feb-23-17|| ||thegoodanarchist: < JimNorCal: What happened to Reuben Fine?>|
Eventually, he got psyched out of chess...
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