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Vasily Smyslov vs Erno Gereben
Budapest-Moscow (1949), Budapest HUN, rd 8, Mar-??
Caro-Kann Defense: Maroczy Variation (B12)  ·  1-0


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Jul-23-04  Dick Brain: Smyslov having some fun with a sort of Blackmar-Diemer Gambit.
Apr-10-06  Paintbucket: That's kind of what this is. Play can even transpose to the Blackmar-Diemer. 4 ...Nf6 is the better (and safer) move.
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This game is from the <Moscow-Budapest Match 1949>, played 5-17 March in Budapest and 2-15 April in Moscow.

Smyslov was second board, scoring +2 -1 =5 in the first leg and +8 -0 =0 in the second leg for a total of +10 -1 =5.

Moscow beat Budapest 86.5-41.5 (38-26; 48.5-15.5).

All of <Smyslov's> games from both legs can be seen here: Game Collection: Smyslov at the Moscow-Budapest 1949 Match



Di Felice "Chess Results 1947-1950", pp.308,310


Winter, Edward ed. "World Chess Champions" (Pergamon Press 1981), p.152

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