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: Viktor Korchnoi
| page 1 of 1; 19 games
|1. Simagin vs Korchnoi
||1-0||61||1955||USSR Championship||D77 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O|
|2. Korchnoi vs Smyslov
||½-½||17||1955||USSR Championship||E17 Queen's Indian|
|3. Furman vs Korchnoi
|| ||½-½||28||1955||USSR Championship||E64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System|
|4. Korchnoi vs Flohr
||0-1||27||1955||USSR Championship||A09 Reti Opening|
|5. G Ilivitsky vs Korchnoi
|| ||½-½||35||1955||USSR Championship||D86 Grunfeld, Exchange|
|6. Korchnoi vs Taimanov
|| ||½-½||33||1955||USSR Championship||A25 English|
|7. G Borisenko vs Korchnoi
|| ||½-½||57||1955||USSR Championship||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|8. Kan vs Korchnoi
||1-0||60||1955||USSR Championship||D80 Grunfeld|
|9. Korchnoi vs Lisitsin
||0-1||35||1955||USSR Championship||A25 English|
|10. Keres vs Korchnoi
|| ||½-½||36||1955||USSR Championship||B20 Sicilian|
|11. Korchnoi vs V Mikenas
|| ||½-½||69||1955||USSR Championship||C78 Ruy Lopez|
|12. Antoshin vs Korchnoi
|| ||½-½||58||1955||USSR Championship||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|13. Korchnoi vs V Sherbakov
|| ||1-0||60||1955||USSR Championship||E68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4|
|14. Petrosian vs Korchnoi
||½-½||50||1955||USSR Championship||D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|15. Korchnoi vs Geller
||0-1||42||1955||USSR Championship||E30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad|
|16. Kotov vs Korchnoi
|| ||1-0||73||1955||USSR Championship||A37 English, Symmetrical|
|17. Korchnoi vs Botvinnik
||0-1||76||1955||USSR Championship||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|18. Spassky vs Korchnoi
||1-0||41||1955||USSR Championship||D87 Grunfeld, Exchange|
|19. Korchnoi vs Averbakh
|| ||½-½||64||1955||USSR Championship||D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6|
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