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: Yuri Averbakh
| page 1 of 1; 19 games
|1. Averbakh vs Lisitsin
|| ||½-½||57||1955||USSR Championship||A22 English|
|2. Keres vs Averbakh
|| ||½-½||26||1955||USSR Championship||B50 Sicilian|
|3. Averbakh vs V Mikenas
|| ||½-½||24||1955||USSR Championship||A33 English, Symmetrical|
|4. Antoshin vs Averbakh
|| ||½-½||24||1955||USSR Championship||C02 French, Advance|
|5. Averbakh vs V Sherbakov
|| ||½-½||33||1955||USSR Championship||E75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line|
|6. Petrosian vs Averbakh
|| ||½-½||14||1955||USSR Championship||E14 Queen's Indian|
|7. Averbakh vs Geller
|| ||½-½||23||1955||USSR Championship||E94 King's Indian, Orthodox|
|8. Kotov vs Averbakh
||0-1||39||1955||USSR Championship||D97 Grunfeld, Russian|
|9. Averbakh vs Botvinnik
||0-1||65||1955||USSR Championship||C15 French, Winawer|
|10. Spassky vs Averbakh
||1-0||29||1955||USSR Championship||C34 King's Gambit Accepted|
|11. Averbakh vs Kan
|| ||½-½||48||1955||USSR Championship||B28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation|
|12. Averbakh vs Simagin
|| ||½-½||56||1955||USSR Championship||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|13. Smyslov vs Averbakh
|| ||½-½||37||1955||USSR Championship||D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6|
|14. Averbakh vs Furman
|| ||½-½||72||1955||USSR Championship||E12 Queen's Indian|
|15. Flohr vs Averbakh
|| ||1-0||64||1955||USSR Championship||A15 English|
|16. Averbakh vs G Ilivitsky
|| ||½-½||45||1955||USSR Championship||D71 Neo-Grunfeld|
|17. Taimanov vs Averbakh
||½-½||31||1955||USSR Championship||D36 Queen's Gambit Declined, Exchange, Positional line, 6.Qc2|
|18. Averbakh vs G Borisenko
|| ||½-½||41||1955||USSR Championship||A12 English with b3|
|19. Korchnoi vs Averbakh
|| ||½-½||64||1955||USSR Championship||D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6|
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