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Paul Keres vs Vasily Smyslov
Amsterdam Candidates (1956), Amsterdam NED, rd 15, Apr-24
Spanish Game: Closed Variations. Morphy Attack (C78)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Aug-17-09  Dredge Rivers: With four rounds to go, Keres and Smyslov are tied for first, and this is what they play? One might have expected a more exciting game, but apparently, neither wanted to take any chances.
Dec-14-17  Ricosupercapo: Here is a photograph of this game:
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CbqvNXJ...
Aug-25-18  ewan14: I would imagine Smyslov was happier with the draw since he was black

Maybe Keres thought Spassky might beat Smyslov again

Dec-17-18  RookFile: Pretty lame by Keres. You absolutely can't fault Smyslov for taking the draw with black.
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