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Nearly to Perfection
Compiled by Gottschalk
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Smyslov vs E Zagorjansky, 1945 
(C10) French, 37 moves, 1-0

Gligoric vs Smyslov, 1947 
(A48) King's Indian, 115 moves, 1/2-1/2

Minority attack. 22Qa6! was better
Smyslov vs Keres, 1948 
(D51) Queen's Gambit Declined, 41 moves, 1-0

37...Rxa2 was better. Vasily misses the skewer
Boleslavsky vs Smyslov, 1948 
(C71) Ruy Lopez, 42 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Flohr, 1949 
(B12) Caro-Kann Defense, 53 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Krogius, 1951 
(C89) Ruy Lopez, Marshall, 50 moves, 1-0

Flohr vs Smyslov, 1951 
(E32) Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 38 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs O Troianescu, 1952
(E56) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 7...Nc6, 32 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Simagin, 1952 
(A14) English, 62 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Petrosian, 1952 
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 30 moves, 1-0

Stahlberg vs Smyslov, 1954 
(D19) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch, 64 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Geller, 1955 
(D50) Queen's Gambit Declined, 41 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs B Djurasevic, 1956 
(A12) English with b3, 35 moves, 1-0

Fischer vs Smyslov, 1959 
(B86) Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack, 48 moves, 0-1

Gligoric vs Smyslov, 1959 
(D87) Grunfeld, Exchange, 39 moves, 0-1

Gligoric vs Smyslov, 1959 
(E54) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, 50 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Lutikov, 1959 
(C41) Philidor Defense, 37 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Spassky, 1959 
(B41) Sicilian, Kan, 22 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Hort, 1960 
(D63) Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, 36 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Lutikov, 1960 
(C61) Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense, 28 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs N Padevsky, 1963 
(D42) Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3, 29 moves, 1-0

Simagin vs Smyslov, 1963
(B17) Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation, 40 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs E Cobo Arteaga, 1964
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 38 moves, 1-0

central blockade
Portisch vs Smyslov, 1964 
(E15) Queen's Indian, 65 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs W Ader Hausman, 1964 
(A05) Reti Opening, 28 moves, 1-0

K Langeweg vs Smyslov, 1964 
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 26 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Hecht, 1965
(E40) Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, 42 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Pelikan, 1966 
(A85) Dutch, with c4 & Nc3, 30 moves, 1-0

Julio Bolbochan vs Smyslov, 1966 
(D16) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 49 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Lutikov, 1966
(B08) Pirc, Classical, 44 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Simagin, 1967 
(A04) Reti Opening, 36 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Bronstein, 1969 
(A23) English, Bremen System, Keres Variation, 27 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Polugaevsky, 1970 
(A05) Reti Opening, 45 moves, 1-0

Parma vs Smyslov, 1971
(C67) Ruy Lopez, 40 moves, 0-1

Following 20 Qb7 Rb8 21 Qa6 g4 22 Bg2 Nxe2+
K Langeweg vs Smyslov, 1971 
(A15) English, 19 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Dzindzichashvili, 1972 
(A30) English, Symmetrical, 26 moves, 1-0

Ljubojevic vs Smyslov, 1972
(A01) Nimzovich-Larsen Attack, 35 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Uhlmann, 1973 
(C07) French, Tarrasch, 41 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs S Kagan, 1973
(E62) King's Indian, Fianchetto, 65 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Suetin, 1974 
(E94) King's Indian, Orthodox, 46 moves, 1-0

G Sigurjonsson vs Smyslov, 1974 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 24 moves, 0-1

Kasparov vs Smyslov, 1975 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 30 moves, 0-1

K Rogoff vs Smyslov, 1976 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 73 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs I Farago, 1976 
(A18) English, Mikenas-Carls, 17 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Beliavsky, 1981
(D37) Queen's Gambit Declined, 73 moves, 1-0

Browne vs Smyslov, 1982 
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 32 moves, 0-1

Huebner vs Smyslov, 1983
(D17) Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 62 moves, 1/2-1/2

New plan 13 e3 <14 Qa4 Smyslov refreshes theory
Smyslov vs Portisch, 1984
(D31) Queen's Gambit Declined, 28 moves, 1-0

K Spraggett vs Smyslov, 1985 
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 14 moves, 0-1

M Lanzani vs Smyslov, 1988
(B41) Sicilian, Kan, 40 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Ivanchuk, 1988 
(E10) Queen's Pawn Game, 52 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs Eingorn, 1988 
(B42) Sicilian, Kan, 46 moves, 1-0

Smyslov vs S Martinovic, 1989 
(E60) King's Indian Defense, 25 moves, 1-0

After 24 Ne7 and 26 b5! gracious king march decides
Reshevsky vs Smyslov, 1991 
(A29) English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto, 49 moves, 0-1

Smyslov vs Oll, 1993 
(A81) Dutch, 31 moves, 1-0

14...g5! c-at very slow, where direct attack is changed for ps
Gligoric vs Smyslov, 1994
(C16) French, Winawer, 52 moves, 0-1

Vokac vs Smyslov, 1995 
(E11) Bogo-Indian Defense, 38 moves, 0-1

D V Prasad vs Smyslov, 1995 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 78 moves, 0-1

Xie Jun vs Smyslov, 1999 
(C76) Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, Fianchetto Variation, 43 moves, 0-1

Zsofia Polgar vs Smyslov, 2000 
(C60) Ruy Lopez, 28 moves, 0-1

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