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Paul Keres vs Vladimir Petrov
Tallinn, Estonia-Latvia team m (1938), rd 1, Mar-07
Slav Defense: Czech Variation. Classical System Main Line (D19)  ·  1/2-1/2


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Documentation on this game, and this match, from <hemy>: Vladimir Petrov (kibitz #636)


<<Tallin 1938 (March) Estonia vs. Latvia> The Latvian - Estonian chess match was held in the Tallinn Stock Exchange premises on March 7-8, 1938. Latvia team defeated Estonia 9.5:6.5.

1st round (March 7, 1938) results:

Petrov - Keres 0.5-0.5
Apšenieks - Šmit 0-1
Feigin - Raud 0.5-0.5
Berg - Turn 0.5-0.5
Hazenfuss - Friedeman 1-0
Koblenc - Laurin 1-0
Ozols - Laht 1-0
Melngailis - Sep 0.5-0.5

Latvia - Estonia 5:3

2nd round (March 8, 1938) results:

Petrov - Keres *
Apšenieks - Šmit 0.5-0.5
Feigin - Raud 0.5-0.5
Berg - Turn 1-0
Hazenfuss - Friedeman 0.5-0.5
Koblenc - Laurin 0.5-0.5
Ozols - Villards 0-1
Melngailis - Sep 0.5-0.5

Latvia - Estonia 3.5-3.5 (1)

2 days result: Latvia - Estonia 8.5:6.5 (1).

<<<The game Petrov - Keres was adjourned 2nd time. Since Latvia team had to return to Riga, the game was sent to arbitrator Max Euwe and was recognized as Petrov's win.>>>

The final result of the Latvia -Estonia match - 9.5:6.5.


"Valdības Vēstnesis", March 8, 1938, p. 2; "Rīts", March 8, 1938, p. 3; "Brīvā Zeme", March 8, 1938, p. 9; "Kurzemes Vārds", March 9, 1938, p. 1; "Rīts", March 9, 1938, p. 6; "Šaha Māksla", March 10, 1938, p. 4; "Segodnia", March 11, 1938, p. 8"; "Latvijas Kareivis", March 10, 1938, p. 6; "Brīvā Zeme", March 11, 1938, p. 12.>

Sep-12-18  JimNorCal: The tactics starting 32. ... Qb4 are noteworthy.
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