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Yuri S Gusev
Number of games in database: 52
Years covered: 1946 to 1997
Overall record: +11 -28 =13 (33.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Sep-25-1921, 97 years old) Russia

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Yuri Semenovich Gusev was awarded the Soviet Master of Sports title in 1951.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Y Gusev vs E Auerbach 1-0371946Molniya Sporting SocietyB72 Sicilian, Dragon
2. Kamyshov vs Y Gusev 0-1271947Ch MoscowC50 Giuoco Piano
3. Ragozin vs Y Gusev  0-1651947Ch MoscowD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. Y Gusev vs Simagin  0-1461947Ch MoscowB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
5. Y Gusev vs Bronstein 0-1381947Moscow-chB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
6. Y Gusev vs Spassky 0-1241951URS-ch qfA00 Uncommon Opening
7. Averbakh vs Y Gusev  1-0541952Moscow-chE60 King's Indian Defense
8. Y Gusev vs Antoshin 0-1291952Moscow-chE10 Queen's Pawn Game
9. Simagin vs Y Gusev  1-0361952Ch MoscowE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
10. Y Gusev vs Flohr  0-1521952Ch MoscowB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
11. B Vladimirov vs Y Gusev  0-1331955URS-ch sfD21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
12. Vasiukov vs Y Gusev  ½-½301955Moscow-chC14 French, Classical
13. Y Gusev vs Ragozin  0-1421955Ch MoscowA03 Bird's Opening
14. Simagin vs Y Gusev  ½-½151955Ch MoscowD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. Y Gusev vs Antoshin  ½-½411955Moscow-chC41 Philidor Defense
16. Y Gusev vs Simagin  0-1381955Ch URS (1/2 final)D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. Y Gusev vs Flohr 0-1411955Moscow-chD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
18. Y Gusev vs Lilienthal  0-1611955Moscow-chE10 Queen's Pawn Game
19. Kholmov vs Y Gusev  ½-½1051955URS-ch sfC70 Ruy Lopez
20. Y Gusev vs Lutikov 0-1221955URS-ch sfB07 Pirc
21. Y Gusev vs Antoshin  ½-½651955URS-ch sfC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
22. M Mukhitdinov vs Y Gusev  ½-½641955URS-ch sfC05 French, Tarrasch
23. Y Gusev vs A Geller  0-1421955URS-ch sfA36 English
24. Y Gusev vs Taimanov  ½-½421955URS-ch sfA36 English
25. Y Gusev vs A A Bykhovsky  ½-½541958TRUD finalA03 Bird's Opening
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-20-05  rochade18: Gusev = Yuri S. Gusev

one player - two profils

Oct-06-07  stanleys: This Soviet master created one of the most original combinations I have ever seen

Gusev - Auerbach,Moscow/1946

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1.Nxf6! Nxf6 2.gxf6 Bxf6 3.Bh6+ Kg8 4.Rxf6! ef6 5.Qxd6 Rc6

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6.Qxe5!! fxe5 7.Rf1! Rc8 8.Bd1 Rc4 9.Bb3 b5 10.Bxc4 bxc4 11.b3 a5 12.bxc4 Qe7 13.Kg2 Qa3 14.Rf2 Qe7 15.Rf1 g5 16.c5! Qd8 (if 16...Qxc5 then 17.Rf7 Qa3 18.Kg3 Qxc3+ 19.Kg4 Qa3 20.Rd7) 17.c6 Qe7 18.c7 1:0

Despite having only a bishop for the queen,white got a winning position and finished the game by advancing his pawns quietly.

Sep-18-09  oldsounio: Or maybe it was against Averbach 1951 ?
Y Gusev vs Averbakh, 1951
Oct-19-11  waustad: FIDE has a whole page of Gusevs and chessmetrics mentions 4 of them. It would be easy to mix them up.
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