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🏆 Buenos Aires (1939) Chess Event Description
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Player: Francisco Benko

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Palau vs F Benko  ½-½381939Buenos AiresD05 Queen's Pawn Game
2. F Benko vs Keres 0-1441939Buenos AiresC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
3. J Gerschman vs F Benko  0-1291939Buenos AiresC11 French
4. M Czerniak vs F Benko  1-0481939Buenos AiresA45 Queen's Pawn Game
5. F Benko vs Guimard  0-1631939Buenos AiresB02 Alekhine's Defense
6. M Luckis vs F Benko  1-0461939Buenos AiresA90 Dutch
7. F Benko vs P Frydman  0-1241939Buenos AiresB83 Sicilian
8. Graf-Stevenson vs F Benko  0-1301939Buenos AiresA52 Budapest Gambit
9. F Benko vs R Grau  1-0421939Buenos AiresB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
10. Najdorf vs F Benko  1-0481939Buenos AiresA46 Queen's Pawn Game
11. F Benko vs Stahlberg 0-1611939Buenos AiresC13 French
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Wonder set of photographs from this tournament.

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  zanzibar: Actually, the above link, while still wonderful, is for the 1939 Olympiads, also held in Buenos Aires.

Of course many of the same players participated in both.

Jan-09-15  jerseybob: zanzibar: Great photos!(Harry Golombek with hair - who knew?)
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