The 23rd USSR Championship was held in Leningrad from January 10 through February 15, 1956. While not as strong at the previous year's edition, it did feature the first appearance of perennial contenders Tal and Polugaevsky as part of this cast of characters: ... [more]
Player: Georgy Konstantinovich Borisenko
| page 1 of 1; 17 games
|1. G Borisenko vs A Khasin
|| ||½-½||52||1956||USSR Championship||E58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3|
|2. G Borisenko vs Lisitsin
|| ||½-½||22||1956||USSR Championship||E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights|
|3. Korchnoi vs G Borisenko
|| ||½-½||41||1956||USSR Championship||D50 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|4. G Borisenko vs Polugaevsky
||1-0||41||1956||USSR Championship||A61 Benoni|
|5. Averbakh vs G Borisenko
||1-0||74||1956||USSR Championship||E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|6. G Borisenko vs Ragozin
|| ||1-0||40||1956||USSR Championship||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|7. V Zurakhov vs G Borisenko
|| ||1-0||42||1956||USSR Championship||C16 French, Winawer|
|8. G Borisenko vs Tolush
|| ||1-0||54||1956||USSR Championship||E53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3|
|9. Antoshin vs G Borisenko
|| ||1-0||42||1956||USSR Championship||E80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation|
|10. G Borisenko vs Tal
||½-½||56||1956||USSR Championship||E53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3|
|11. Simagin vs G Borisenko
|| ||½-½||42||1956||USSR Championship||D55 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|12. G Borisenko vs Boleslavsky
|| ||0-1||32||1956||USSR Championship||E75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line|
|13. Kholmov vs G Borisenko
|| ||1-0||51||1956||USSR Championship||A36 English|
|14. G Borisenko vs Spassky
||0-1||34||1956||USSR Championship||E53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3|
|15. A Bannik vs G Borisenko
|| ||½-½||45||1956||USSR Championship||C90 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|16. G Borisenko vs Byvshev
||0-1||40||1956||USSR Championship||E73 King's Indian|
|17. Taimanov vs G Borisenko
||1-0||41||1956||USSR Championship||E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation|
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|Aug-07-16|| ||RookFile: Taimanov's effort has to be considered one of the great come from behind tournament wins in chess history.|
|Nov-10-17|| ||ZonszeinP: A great succes of the young Spassky. If the S.Berger system was used here, he would have been champion of the USSR at only 19!|
|Dec-03-17|| ||ZonszeinP: Not even Botvinnik did that|
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