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: Paul Keres
| page 1 of 1; 19 games
|1. Spassky vs Keres
||½-½||28||1955||USSR Championship||D38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation|
|2. Keres vs Averbakh
|| ||½-½||26||1955||USSR Championship||B50 Sicilian|
|3. Simagin vs Keres
|| ||0-1||40||1955||USSR Championship||C46 Three Knights|
|4. Keres vs Smyslov
||0-1||39||1955||USSR Championship||C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|5. Furman vs Keres
||1-0||70||1955||USSR Championship||D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|6. Keres vs Flohr
|| ||½-½||37||1955||USSR Championship||D26 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|7. G Ilivitsky vs Keres
||1-0||41||1955||USSR Championship||E45 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation|
|8. Keres vs Taimanov
||1-0||29||1955||USSR Championship||E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights|
|9. G Borisenko vs Keres
|| ||0-1||24||1955||USSR Championship||D50 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|10. Keres vs Korchnoi
|| ||½-½||36||1955||USSR Championship||B20 Sicilian|
|11. Lisitsin vs Keres
|| ||0-1||54||1955||USSR Championship||A06 Reti Opening|
|12. Kan vs Keres
||0-1||69||1955||USSR Championship||A57 Benko Gambit|
|13. Keres vs V Mikenas
||0-1||51||1955||USSR Championship||B88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack|
|14. Antoshin vs Keres
|| ||½-½||36||1955||USSR Championship||C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|15. Keres vs V Sherbakov
|| ||1-0||29||1955||USSR Championship||A48 King's Indian|
|16. Petrosian vs Keres
||½-½||69||1955||USSR Championship||E12 Queen's Indian|
|17. Keres vs Geller
|| ||½-½||19||1955||USSR Championship||D58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst|
|18. Kotov vs Keres
|| ||½-½||42||1955||USSR Championship||D80 Grunfeld|
|19. Keres vs Botvinnik
||1-0||27||1955||USSR Championship||C03 French, Tarrasch|
| page 1 of 1; 19 games
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