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: Vitaly Sergeevich Sherbakov
| page 1 of 1; 19 games
|1. Geller vs V Sherbakov
||1-0||53||1955||USSR Championship||E64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System|
|2. V Sherbakov vs Kotov
|| ||½-½||99||1955||USSR Championship||B85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical|
|3. Botvinnik vs V Sherbakov
||1-0||23||1955||USSR Championship||A16 English|
|4. V Sherbakov vs Spassky
||0-1||32||1955||USSR Championship||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|5. Averbakh vs V Sherbakov
|| ||½-½||33||1955||USSR Championship||E75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line|
|6. V Sherbakov vs Simagin
||1-0||54||1955||USSR Championship||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|7. Smyslov vs V Sherbakov
|| ||1-0||41||1955||USSR Championship||E70 King's Indian|
|8. V Sherbakov vs Furman
||0-1||35||1955||USSR Championship||C94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense|
|9. Flohr vs V Sherbakov
||½-½||32||1955||USSR Championship||A15 English|
|10. V Sherbakov vs G Ilivitsky
|| ||0-1||26||1955||USSR Championship||B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7|
|11. Taimanov vs V Sherbakov
||½-½||71||1955||USSR Championship||A54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3|
|12. V Sherbakov vs G Borisenko
|| ||0-1||57||1955||USSR Championship||C88 Ruy Lopez|
|13. Korchnoi vs V Sherbakov
|| ||1-0||60||1955||USSR Championship||E68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4|
|14. V Sherbakov vs Lisitsin
|| ||0-1||41||1955||USSR Championship||B71 Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation|
|15. Keres vs V Sherbakov
|| ||1-0||29||1955||USSR Championship||A48 King's Indian|
|16. V Sherbakov vs V Mikenas
||0-1||42||1955||USSR Championship||B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7|
|17. Antoshin vs V Sherbakov
|| ||1-0||60||1955||USSR Championship||B08 Pirc, Classical|
|18. Kan vs V Sherbakov
|| ||½-½||33||1955||USSR Championship||B60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer|
|19. V Sherbakov vs Petrosian
||0-1||36||1955||USSR Championship||C15 French, Winawer|
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