The 22nd USSR Championship was held in Moscow from February 11 through March 15, 1955. It was certainly one of the strongest of the series, featuring four world champions and nine Soviet champions among its 20 players, and marked the final appearance of Mikhail Botvinnik in a Soviet championship. This tournament was also one of the Zonal events to select players eligible to play in the upcoming ... [more]
Player: Semyon Abramovich Furman
| page 1 of 1; 19 games
|1. Furman vs Taimanov
|| ||½-½||20||1955||USSR Championship||A18 English, Mikenas-Carls|
|2. G Borisenko vs Furman
|| ||½-½||48||1955||USSR Championship||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|3. Furman vs Korchnoi
|| ||½-½||28||1955||USSR Championship||E64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System|
|4. Lisitsin vs Furman
|| ||½-½||35||1955||USSR Championship||E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno|
|5. Furman vs Keres
||1-0||70||1955||USSR Championship||D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|6. V Mikenas vs Furman
|| ||½-½||22||1955||USSR Championship||D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|7. Furman vs Antoshin
||0-1||46||1955||USSR Championship||E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line|
|8. V Sherbakov vs Furman
||0-1||35||1955||USSR Championship||C94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense|
|9. Furman vs Petrosian
||½-½||44||1955||USSR Championship||A33 English, Symmetrical|
|10. Geller vs Furman
||1-0||41||1955||USSR Championship||E48 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5|
|11. Furman vs Kotov
||1-0||37||1955||USSR Championship||E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line|
|12. Botvinnik vs Furman
|| ||1-0||43||1955||USSR Championship||E49 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Botvinnik System|
|13. Furman vs Spassky
||1-0||29||1955||USSR Championship||E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line|
|14. Averbakh vs Furman
|| ||½-½||72||1955||USSR Championship||E12 Queen's Indian|
|15. Furman vs Simagin
|| ||1-0||58||1955||USSR Championship||E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|16. Smyslov vs Furman
|| ||½-½||29||1955||USSR Championship||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|17. Furman vs Kan
||0-1||40||1955||USSR Championship||D36 Queen's Gambit Declined, Exchange, Positional line, 6.Qc2|
|18. Furman vs Flohr
|| ||1-0||33||1955||USSR Championship||D26 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|19. G Ilivitsky vs Furman
||1-0||49||1955||USSR Championship||A15 English|
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