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🏆 US Championship (1966)

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Robert Fischer won the US Championship for the eighth and last time. Fischer demanded that the next championship be enlarged by making it a double-round affair, or adding eight more players. When this was not done, Fischer refused to play in any more US Championships. Here he beat the field by two full points, the only undefeated player. ... [more]

Player: James T Sherwin

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Sherwin vs Robert E Byrne  ½-½601966US ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
2. Zuckerman vs J Sherwin  1-0501966US ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
3. J Sherwin vs W G Addison  1-0151966US ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
4. Reshevsky vs J Sherwin  ½-½331966US ChampionshipB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
5. J Sherwin vs Benko  1-0401966US ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
6. Rossolimo vs J Sherwin 1-0401966US ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
7. J Sherwin vs D Byrne  1-0581966US ChampionshipB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
8. Larry Evans vs J Sherwin  ½-½251966US ChampionshipB83 Sicilian
9. J Sherwin vs Fischer 0-11001966US ChampionshipE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
10. J Sherwin vs Bisguier  ½-½721966US ChampionshipC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
11. Saidy vs J Sherwin  0-1481967US ChampionshipA10 English
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-14-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  thegoodanarchist: Reshevsky was a surprising -2
Sep-12-17  The Kings Domain: (lol) Fischer the prima Donna.
Nov-28-18  RookFile: Reshevsky was experimenting with 1. e4. Naturally he could have scored better with more familiar weapons.
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